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Perry’s chief marketing tool is funded by prolific donors

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

Critics say the governor is using the TexasOne fund not just to sell Texas to investors, but also himself to voters around the nation.

The battle over House District 90 continues

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

State Rep.-elect Ramon Romero Jr. said he didn’t do anything illegal.

Woman complains to police about marijuana quality

|Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

Police in East Texas have arrested a woman after she called them to complain about the quality of the marijuana she had purchased from a dealer.

Texas parole board denies pardon for Willingham

|Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

Cameron Todd Willingham‘s case has been cited by wrongful-conviction advocates who argue Texas’ death-penalty system is severely flawed.

President Obama plans to attend Fort Hood memorial service Wednesday

|Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

A White House aide confirmed Sunday that the president plans to attend the service near the base, the site of last week’s shooting rampage.

Documentary tells West’s story through football team

| |Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

A WFAA team spent months in the town south of Fort Worth working on Rise Up West, which will air on WFAA-TV Channel 8 at 6 p.m. April 12.

Gov. Rick Perry in Palau helping search for missing WWII airmen

| |Saturday, Apr. 05, 2014

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz gets a tattoo?

Fierce burst of storms gives way to sunny skies in DFW

| |Friday, Apr. 04, 2014

Storms pelted North Texas with high winds and hail on Thursday, but cooler temperatures and sunny skies should dominate on Friday before chances of rain return late Saturday.

Mineral Wells apartment complex fire called suspicious

| |Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

Fire officials estimate damage at more than $4 million to a Mineral Wells apartment complex destroyed by fire Wednesday.

Fort Worth woman gives $6.5 million to hospital for faster transport jet

| |Thursday, Apr. 03, 2014

Cook Children’s Teddy Bear Transport makes nearly 2,500 transports a year in Texas and surrounding states.

Los Alamos radioactive waste arrives in West Texas

| |Wednesday, Apr. 02, 2014

Fort Worth state Rep. Lon Burnam may seek an injunction to stop the transfer that environmentalists say will make Texas waste site “a nuclear empire.”

Perry says Texas won’t comply with parts of law on prison rapes

| |Wednesday, Apr. 02, 2014

Parts of the federal Prison Rape Elimination Act are too costly and step on Texas’ rights, Gov. Rick Perry tells the U.S. attorney general. The stand could cost the state federal money.

Joshua teen hurt while skydiving returns to school

| |Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

WFAA report: Students at Joshua High School wore T-shirts to show their support.

2014 Primary Runoff Voters Guide

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

Two dozen candidates will be back on the ballot in Tarrant County on May 27.

Hoping April showers arrive: Outlook for rainfall is not promising

| |Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Since Jan. 1, only 2.19 inches of rain has fallen at DFW Airport, making this the 8th driest start to a year on record.

Mineral Wells down to 400-day supply of water

| |Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

The city’s water woes are the latest example that problems gripping other parts of the state are creeping closer to Dallas-Fort Worth.

Texas landowners fear the worst with Keystone XL pipeline

| |Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

Supporters say the pipeline is a job creator and a key piece of American energy independence. Opponents say the risk of leaks and environmental damage is too great.

UT System regents OK $50 million for telescope project

|Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

The new generation of telescopes will allow astronomers to peer back to near the beginning of the universe, when the first stars and galaxies were forming, as well as study the nature of dark matter and dark energy and possibly identify signals of life on worlds around other stars.

Comptroller seeks to educate Texans about debt

| |Sunday, Mar. 30, 2014

Texas owed $195.81 billion in total municipal debt at the end of fiscal 2012.

NE Tarrant Tea Party says it didn’t make harassing robocalls

| |Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014

U.S. Rep. Roger Williams works to honor a fallen Burleson soldier.