LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. Air Force has warned people against participating in an internet joke suggesting a large crowd of people "storm Area 51," the top-secret Cold War test site in the Nevada desert.
DETROIT (AP) — The heat wave that has been roasting much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures expected to soar to dangerous levels through the weekend.
Chewy, the online pet store, is getting some love from one Wall Street firm. Analysts at UBS think shares of online pet store Chewy, which are trading just above $30, will jump to $40 in the next 12 months. They think more people will want to buy their doggy treats and other pet supplies onl…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House easily killed a maverick Democrat's effort Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color , in a vote that provided an early snapshot of just how divided Democrats are over trying to oust him in the shadow of t…
As scholarships were awarded at Texas FFA State Convention, the applause coupled with cheers kept on echoing the filled arena at Fort Worth Convention Center. One by one, over the course of a week, more than 2,500 students received scholarships.
Irving-based developer Realty Capital, in partnership with Dallas-based Staubach Capital, has begun construction on Lakeside International Office Center in Flower Mound. The project will include two Class A office buildings: 777 International Parkway, a four-story, 120,000-square-foot office…
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major break with a longtime ally, the Trump administration on Wednesday said Turkey is being kicked out of an American-led fighter aircraft program because it is buying a Russian air defense system that would aid Russian intelligence.
Previously with one of the largest charter school networks in Texas, IDEA Public Schools, Rhonda Nelson has been hired as Child Care Associates’ (CCA) new chief human resources officer, a newly created position within the organization.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of OxyContin has been cast as the chief villain in the nation's opioid crisis. But newly released government figures suggest Purdue Pharma had plenty of help in flooding the U.S. with billions of pills even as overdose deaths were accelerating.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The founders of Oklahoma's largest virtual charter school embezzled millions of dollars in state funds through an illegal scheme that involved the use of "ghost students" to artificially inflate enrollment numbers, investigators allege.
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — One year after 17 people died when a boat sank on a Missouri lake near the tourist town of Branson, the question of whether the boats should return to the lake remains a topic of debate.
The Crockett Row at West 7th FOODHALL has two new additions – one a local favorite – while the development is also adding a new tanning spot.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders vigorously defended his signature "Medicare for All" proposal Wednesday after criticism from his 2020 rival Joe Biden and called on his fellow Democratic presidential candidates to join him in refusing to accept contributions from the health care industry.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes were posting slight losses in midday trading on Wall Street Wednesday as a sharp drop for railroad operator CSX pulled industrial companies broadly lower.
WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas volunteer with a Christmas program benefiting children of incarcerated parents has been charged with stealing donations and returning them for store credit or gift cards.
We recently lost a remarkable Texan in H. Ross Perot, who died at age 89. While his passing justifiably invokes many and varied stories and commentaries, I will focus attention on his contributions to the Texas economy.
BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M University Health Science Center recently officially doubled its research space with the opening of the new Medical Research and Education Building II.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been sentenced to life behind bars in a U.S. prison, a humbling end for a drug lord once notorious for his ability to kill, bribe or tunnel his way out of trouble.
Theophlous Aron Sims, Sr., currently the longest-serving member of the Fort Worth Independent School Board, has offered his resignation following more than 35 years of service to his community.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chevron was nearly booted from Venezuela in 2007 during a nationalization drive led by the late socialist President Hugo Chavez. Twelve years later, it faces a similar threat from an unlikely corner: the White House.
DALLAS (AP) — H. Ross Perot, a hard-charging Texan with a folksy manner who made billions in business and twice sought the presidency, was celebrated at a Tuesday memorial service for his devotion to his family, friends, faith and country.
The Board of Directors of Texas Center for Arts + Academics in Fort Worth announced July 16 that they recently accepted the resignation of Clint Riley, who has served as president & CEO since 2012. Riley notified the Board of his intention to resign, citing plans to pursue other professi…
BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, Texas (AP) — Experts say fossil remains discovered in the 1980s at the Big Bend National Park in southwest Texas have been identified as a new genus and species of duckbilled dinosaur.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Under sharp criticism from senators, a Facebook executive on Tuesday defended the social network's ambitious plan to create a digital currency and pledged to work with regulators to achieve a system that protects the privacy of users' data.
Conner Industries Inc., a leading provider of lumber, industrial wood crates & pallets, and packaging solutions, announced today that it has acquired RoseMill Packaging Resources LLC, an industrial packaging company based in Lewisburg, Tennessee.
A professor at the UNT Health Science Center is taking a lead role in a multi-agency effort to find a scientific solution to the opioid crisis.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beto O'Rourke raised just $3.6 million in the second quarter, a dramatic drop that places him among a growing group of Democratic presidential hopefuls who are struggling to raise the cash needed for a credible White House run.
DALLAS (AP) — Family and friends are set to remember H. Ross Perot, the colorful Texas billionaire who twice mounted outsider campaigns for president, at services in Dallas.
Serving as Tarrant County College Children’s Center director and associate professor since 2016, Dr. Travis Davis has joined Child Care Associates (CCA) as director of early education, a newly formed position at CCA designed to unify its infant, toddler and preschool-aged services into an al…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday asked the Senate to confirm Mark Esper as the successor to former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, whose resignation last December opened an unprecedented period of senior-level instability at the Pentagon.
Weitzman, representing a limited liability corporation as the seller, has negotiated the sale of the former Total Shooting Sports facility, a 94,218-square-foot indoor gun range and retail operation located on Texas 26 near Loop 820.
HCA Healthcare on July 2 announced the purchase of 24 MedSpring urgent care centers from Fresenius Medical Care. Later this year, the centers will be rebranded as CareNow Urgent Care.
In the first ground-up project for its tenant partnership program, SkyWalker Property Partners has started site work on a $7.9-million medical office building on the last commercial tract in the Edwards family's Clearfork West development in southwest Fort Worth.
All the Charming Charlie stores are closing after the jewelry and accessories retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday, July 11. The chain plans to close all of their 261 stores in 38 states. Charming Charlie is a Houston-based specialty retailer focused on fashion jewelry, handbags…
U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, raised over $2.5 million in the second quarter as his reelection war chest topped $9 million, his campaign announced Monday morning.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — An Air Force major based in San Antonio has been charged with murder after authorities found the remains of his wife whom he reported missing in March.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Depression Barry dumped rain as it slowly swept inland through Gulf Coast states Sunday, sparing New Orleans from a direct hit but stoking fears elsewhere of flooding, tornadoes, and prolonged power outages.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — A decorated Special Forces company sergeant major has died during combat in Afghanistan, U.S. military officials said Sunday.