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Early voting starts Monday

| |Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Early voting for Nov. 4 election runs through Oct. 31.

Early voting locations in Tarrant County

|Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

The candidates have been making their cases for months, and now it’s time for Texas voters to have their say as early voting begins Monday and runs through Halloween.

Wendy Davis faces long odds without an ‘October surprise’

| |Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Twice, the Fort Worth Democrat has defied the odds to win public office, but some say her streak will end in the governor’s race.

Van de Putte, supporters bond at Fort Worth barbecue

| |Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Two U.S. representatives from North Texas are on the mend.

Dallas nurse with Ebola sent to special unit in Maryland

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Dallas County’s top public health epidemiologist confirms that she spent time at Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan’s bedside and that she is among those potentially exposed to the virus.

US monitors health care worker aboard cruise ship

| |Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

A cruise ship with a Dallas health care worker aboard who is being monitored for signs of Ebola did not receive clearance to dock in Cozumel, Mexico, a day after Belize refused to let the passenger leave the vessel.

Fort Worth abortion clinic hopes to reopen

| |Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Officials say they “are taking a look at Fort Worth and trying to figure out how we might be able to reopen.”

Money matters to local congressional candidates

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

U.S. Rep. Kay Granger of Fort Worth faces two challengers for the 12th Congressional District seat — Democrat Mark Greene and Libertarian Ed Colliver.

Rains in October ahead of schedule

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

North Texas was showered with 2.08 inches of rain as of Monday evening.

Houston murder suspect arrested in Fort Worth

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

A Fort Worth man accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend in Harris County in 2012 was arrested Monday evening during a traffic stop, authorities say.

Nurse with Ebola gets plasma from Dr. Brantly

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Nina Pham’s mother has spoken to her using Skype, the priest at their church said Monday evening.

2014 election: The race for the 24th Congressional District

| |Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

U.S. Rep. Kenny Marchant faces Democrat Patrick McGehearty and Libertarian Mike Kolls in re-election bid.

2014 election: The race for the 25th Congressional District

| |Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014

U.S. Rep. Roger Williams has two challengers — Democrat Marco Montoya and Libertarian Jack Betz.

2014: Legislative races more costly closer to Election Day

| |Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

More than $1 million were raised in the past three months alone for the hotly contested battle for Senate District 10.

Congressman: More Ebola cases “only a plane flight away from our shores”

| |Friday, Oct. 10, 2014

Officials demand more action from federal government to help stem the spread of the deadly disease that this week claimed a life in Dallas.

Federal judge blocks Texas voter ID law

|Thursday, Oct. 09, 2014

A Corpus Christi-based federal judge on Thursday blocked Texas from enforcing voter ID requirements just weeks ahead of the November elections, knocking down a law that the U.S. Justice Department condemned in court as the state’s latest means of suppressing minority turnout.

As governor’s race hits homestretch, Texas women seen as key

| |Wednesday, Oct. 08, 2014

Wendy Davis tells the Star-Telegram Editorial Board that she will be good for all of Texas.

Abbott, Davis ramp up attacks in campaign for governor

| |Tuesday, Oct. 07, 2014

Greg Abbott accuses Wendy Davis of lavish spending; Davis accuses Abbott of abusing his power.

Bill for Ebola care adding up fast

| |Tuesday, Oct. 07, 2014

Expert estimates that caring for Ebola patient is costing up to $1,000 a hour.

NAS Fort Worth celebrates 20th anniversary

| |Tuesday, Oct. 07, 2014

The nation’s first joint reserve base remains a vital part of Fort Worth’s economy, officials say at celebration.