The City Council directed city attorneys on Tuesday to draft an ordinance that clamps down on smoking in public places. The only exception: Smoking will still be allowed at stores whose primary business is to sell cigars and tobacco products.
Jack Weaver and his brother-in-law Patrick Widen were surprised to discover Tuesday that their parents' dog Izzy was uninjured in a ferocious wildfire that destroyed their Santa Rosa neighborhood early Monday morning.
Arlington police are searching for clues in the fatal shooting of Danquwan Thompson, 25, of Arlington at Speed's bar on Oct. 15. Arlington police crime scene investigation members gathered evidence from a patron's vehicle on Monday afternoon.
Bird's Fort played a significant role in North Texas history. Nothing is left of the old fort, which sits near the master-planned Viridian development in north Arlington. Robert Kembell, president of the Nehemiah Co., which manages Viridian, hopes it will one day be the site of a cultural center or museum.
Longhorns and Sooners show they can get along alright, alright, alright - when raising money for charity. Famous Texas alums, including Matthew McConaughey, Ricky Williams and TJ Ford took on OU's Toby Keith and Roy Williams in a celebrity softball match benefiting the Lone Survivor Foundation. Half of each team's roster consisted of celebrities, and the other half was filled out with U.S. veterans. Played at Frisco's Dr. Pepper Ballpark, but game kicked off the Red River Rivalry weekend with a positive spin.
REAL guys read REAL comments made about sports reporters Sarah Spain and Julie DiCaro – to their face in this April 2016 video by Just Not Sports. These fans learn some tweets are #MoreThanMean – they’re harassment. (Editor's note: This video does contain some bleeped language, edited by the filmmakers)