Prosecutors are asking a judge to reject a request for evidence to be returned to a New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury in an explosion while protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota.
Tarrant County Justice of the Peace Russ Casey pleads guilty to tampering with a government record on Monday, April 24, in Fort Worth, TX. Investigation shows he used fake signatures to secure a place on the March 6 primary ballot.
In a case that could reshape political districts across the state — including in Tarrant Count — the U.S. Supreme Court this week will consider whether Texas for years has been conducting elections under maps that were drawn with the intent to discriminate against voters of color.
According to an online flight tracker, Southwest Airlines canceled or delayed more than 60 flights in Dallas on Monday. It comes a day after the airliner canceled 40 Dallas flights and a week after a woman was killed when an engine broke up and exploded.
The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles unanimously has refused a clemency request from a Texas prisoner set for execution this week for the shooting deaths of a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother at a home in Fort Worth a decade ago.
Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton says the governor can call a special election to replace a retiring congressman, even as the U.S. Supreme Court mulls whether his district was drawn to marginalize Hispanic voters.
At the African Savannah exhibit, Fort Worth Zoo visitors can feed giraffes, watch hippos glide through a pool, play peek-a-boo with meerkats and talk to a variety of other animals, bird and fish. The exhibit's grand opening is on April 21.