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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police say two men have died after being shot while in the parking lot of a North Texas home improvement store.
Fort Worth police on Friday tweeted that officers ...
DALLAS (AP) — Police in Texas have arrested a group of people suspected in a series of bank robberies after the hood on the car they were using to flee authorities popped up and covered the windshield, obscuring the road.
Authorities say the suspects were under surveillance by law ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Five Fort Worth police officers have been fired and two others have been suspended after a suspect’s pleas for medical help while in custody went unheeded, leading to the man’s death.
A police statement Tuesday says the officers answering the report of a prowler on ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The $1 billion TEXRail commuter line has begun service to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
The 27-mile rail line from downtown Fort Worth began transporting passengers Thursday. TEXRail trains are operated by the Trinity Metro transit agency.
Local Texas GOP rejects outing vice chair over his faith
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Republicans in one of the most populous counties in Texas voted Thursday to keep a Muslim doctor as their party vice chairman following infighting over some members’ claims about his beliefs.
The executive committee of the Tarrant County Republican Party voted ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on an effort to oust a Muslim surgeon from a top position in a local Texas Republican Party (all times local):
Republicans in one of the most populous counties in Texas have voted to support a Muslim doctor as a party vice chairman ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Republicans in one of the most populous counties in Texas will decide this week if they should remove a party vice chairman who is Muslim following allegations he has denied that suggest he prefers Islamic over U.S. law and opposes the GOP’s pro-Israel ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ AZZ Inc. (AZZ) on Tuesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $15.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had profit of 59 cents per share.
The electrical equipment maker posted ...
Nominee to be Baltimore’s next police leader withdraws
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore mayor’s nominee to be the city’s next police commissioner on Monday abruptly withdrew his name from consideration, the latest setback to the beleaguered force where leadership instability has become the norm.
A terse announcement about Joel Fitzgerald’s ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Officials are delaying the opening of a new commuter train service from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport to downtown Fort Worth, citing the partial shutdown of the federal government.
The Fort Worth Star Telegram
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s mayor says community meetings and council hearings with her nominee for police commissioner will be postponed because of an emergency involving his family.
News outlets report that Mayor Catherine Pugh’s office announced Thursday that Joel Fitzgerald won’t be ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A sinkhole appeared at an intersection in an area west of downtown Fort Worth popular for its shopping and restaurants.
One vehicle was towed away after partially falling into the sinkhole Thursday morning. Police said the front right tire of a vehicle went into ...
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Roswell city officials and staff at the city’s visitors’ center made inconvenienced passengers feel welcomed and comfortable after an American Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing at the Roswell International Air Center.
The airline indicated that 147 ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A bullet that was fired into the air as the New Year neared fell through a Texas church roof and narrowly missed a pastor, who said he then turned the service into a celebration of life.
Pastor Evan Risher said he was preaching to about 300 congregants at Ramp ...
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Texas commuter rail, covering 27 miles, launches next week
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A 27-mile rail system extending from downtown Fort Worth to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is scheduled to launch Jan. 5.
TEXRail trains, operated by the Trinity Metro transit agency, will make nine stops along the route, including in the suburbs of North ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A 26-year-old man is in custody and charged with capital murder in the death of his 2-month-old son.
Joseph Matthew Welborn of Fort Worth was being held in the Tarrant County jail Saturday on a $250,000 bond.
His son, Christian Welborn, died Dec. 21 shortly ...
BP sells 3 Texas wind turbine farms to Ares Management Corp
HOUSTON (AP) — Oil and gas producer BP has sold three of its Texas wind farms to funds managed by affiliates of Los Angeles-based private equity firm Ares Management Corp.
Police: Texas man arrested after shooting wife’s laptop
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A North Texas man has been arrested after being accused of shooting his wife’s laptop computer because she was playing loud music on it.
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram ...
Ex-Southern Baptist leader indicted on sexual abuse of teen
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A former Southern Baptist official was indicted in Texas on charges related to the sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl in 1997, when he was a 25-year-old seminary student in Fort Worth.
Mark Aderholt, now 47, was indicted by a Tarrant County grand jury Tuesday on ...
Woman’s remains exhumed in 1976 Illinois cold case
MORRIS, Ill. (AP) — A northeastern Illinois coroner’s office has exhumed the body of woman found dead in 1976 for a forensic analysis that could help identify her.
The Grundy County Coroner’s office says the body was exhumed Tuesday from an unmarked grave at a Braceville ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dual-threat quarterback Max Duggan and a rugby-style punter from Australia are among 22 players TCU added on the first day of the early signing period Wednesday.
While 12 of the Horned Frogs signees were from Texas, Duggan was the Iowa Gatorade Player of the Year. ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ Pier 1 Imports Inc. (PIR) on Wednesday reported a fiscal third-quarter loss of $50.4 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 62 cents.
The home decor ...
Florida man dupes Texas school district into sending him $2M
CROWLEY, Texas (AP) — Federal court records show a Florida man duped a Texas school district into transferring him nearly $2 million and then used the money to purchase a BMW and Rolex watches.
Records show 61-year-old Donald Howard Conkright was arrested last week and charged with wire ...
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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Texas police investigating a report of an armed man using social media to threaten to kill himself say he was found dead after an exchange of gunfire, a chase and a wreck.
Fort Worth police Sgt. Chris Britt says investigators aren’t sure if the man died due to the ...
Texas teen gets 12 years in prison for stabbing classmate
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A former high school student has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for cutting the throat of a classmate at a Fort Worth high school.
Taj Love, who is now 19, has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for the May 2017 attack at Brewer High ...
SWEETWATER, Texas (AP) — As much as 8 inches (200 millimeters) of snow has accumulated in parts of West Texas as a winter storm swirls over the area.
The snow accumulation late Thursday prompted state highway officials to close Texas Route 70 about 8 miles (13 kilometers) south of ...
Ex-Texas pastor gets 10 years in prison, probation revoked
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A judge has revoked a former North Texas minister’s probation and ordered him to serve 10 years in prison over a 2008 sexual assault conviction involving a teenage parishioner.
James Virtue Robinson IV was re-sentenced Wednesday in Fort Worth. A judge determined ...
Man paralyzed by ’76 Davis mansion shootings dies at 64
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Gus “Bubba” Gavrel Jr., who was shot and left paralyzed in the 1976 shootings at the Fort Worth mansion of oil millionaire T. Cullen Davis that left two dead, has himself died at age 64.
A statement issued Monday by the Greenwood Funeral Home says Gavrel died ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray is the unanimous pick for The Associated Press Big 12 offensive player of the year, the fourth consecutive season a player from the conference champion Sooners has won the honor.
Murray, a Heisman Trophy finalist who this week was ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A former Texas Christian University employee must serve five years in prison for embezzling at least $210,000 from a federal program that helps low-income students prepare for college.
Houston (8-4, American) vs. Army (9-2, Independent), Dec. 22, 3:30 p.m. EST.
LOCATION: Fort Worth, Texas
Houston: WR Marquez Stevenson, 67 catches, 947 yards, 9 touchdowns.
Army: RB Darnell Woolfolk, 823 yards rushing, 14 ...
Texas doctor wins court battle to keep dinosaur skull fossil
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas physician can keep his 70 million-year-old dinosaur skull fossil in an ownership fight with the U.S. government.
The Dallas Morning News ...
GOP leaders in Texas consider removal of Muslim member
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Republican leaders in one of the most populous counties in Texas want to remove a party vice chairman because he’s Muslim, according to emails between party leaders.
The emails ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State is still scoring plenty of points with fifth-year senior quarterback Taylor Cornelius, who waited his turn to be the Cowboys starter in his final college season.
Injury-plagued TCU, which has gotten three of its wins when scoring fewer than 20 ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Authorities say six people suffered minor injuries in a collision between an 18-wheeler and a Trinity Railway Express commuter train in North Texas.
Fort Worth police say the accident happened shortly before dawn Wednesday at an intersection.
Officer Tracy ...
Texas doctor fights to keep dinosaur skull seized by feds
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A doctor in Texas with a passion for paleontology is challenging the federal government after authorities seized a 70 million-year-old dinosaur skull from his fossil collection.
Dr. James Godwin argues that the government waited too long to file a forfeiture claim ...
Steep challenges face Baltimore’s next police leader
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s next police leader faces formidable challenges: Reduce the highest homicide rate of any large U.S. city, rebuild trust between officers and deeply skeptical residents, and win the confidence of a demoralized department racked by corruption scandals and feuding ...
Police: 2-year-old Texas girl dies, was beaten and burned
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Police in the Fort Worth area say a 2-year-old girl died after a caregiver hit her with a belt and burned her buttocks for discipline.
Police were called to an apartment in Arlington early Saturday because a child wasn’t breathing. The girl, Aniyah Darnell, was ...
Ex-West Texas man gives away 120 packaged turkeys from truck
RANGER, Texas (AP) — A man who says his family didn’t have much when he grew up in West Texas returned to his hometown to give away 120 packaged turkeys from the bed of his pickup truck.
Holiday fundraiser kicks off Texas-style
Baltimore mayor picks Fort Worth chief as next top cop
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s mayor announced Friday she has chosen a Texas police chief as her nominee to lead the city’s troubled force, seeking to rein in a soaring pace of violent crime and boost public trust in a tattered department where instability has become the norm.
In an op-ed ...
Bane 23 points for No. 21 TCU in 77-69 win over Fresno State
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Desmond Bane finds it easy to score for No. 21 TCU when Alex Robinson is passing him the ball.
Bane scored 15 of his 23 points after halftime, including a breakaway dunk and a fastbreak layup on consecutive passes from Robinson in a 77-69 win over Fresno State on ...
Sailor killed in 1941 at Pearl Harbor to be buried in Dallas
DALLAS (AP) — A 26-year-old Texas sailor killed during the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor will be buried in Dallas on the 77th anniversary of the attack.
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency
Wounded North Texas deputy out of hospital, shooter sought
WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) — A North Texas sheriff’s deputy is recovering as the search continues for a trespasser who shot him in the foot and fled a deer hunting site illegally set up on private land.
The Parker County Sheriff’s Office says the deputy was released from a hospital Tuesday, a ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The brother of a Fort Worth man accused of killing an inmate in a jail cell is arguing that his brother shouldn’t have been housed with a cellmate because he’s diagnosed with schizophrenia and has hallucinations.
Brandon Flores told the
Texas deputy shot in leg while checking illegal deer blind
WEATHERFORD, Texas (AP) — A North Texas sheriff’s deputy has been shot in the leg while investigating a report of an illegal deer blind.
Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler says the two-year veteran of his department was shot while approaching the deer blind with a flashlight about 5:30 ...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ Approach Resources Inc. (AREX) on Thursday reported a loss of $4.3 million in its third quarter.
The Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 5 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 4 cents per share.
The oil and ...