FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas man was sentenced to death for the 2017 slayings of his roommate, who was beheaded, and the roommate’s 17-year-old girlfriend.
The former chairman of the Trinity Metro Board of Directors was honored with a proclamation by the Fort Worth City Council, which designated Nov. 12, 2019 as Scott Mahaffey Day.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has told allies he will join the 2020 presidential race, according to two people familiar with his plans. An official announcement is expected before Friday, the filing deadline for the New Hampshire primary.
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, the Democrats’ case for President Donald Trump’s impeachment streamed from Americans’ TVs Wednesday, including a new contention that he was overheard asking about political “investigations” that he demanded from Ukraine in trade for military aid.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated Wednesday that the Fed is likely to keep its benchmark short-term interest rate unchanged in the coming months, unless the economy shows signs of worsening.
Get an unexpected check in the mail? Well, it turns out that red light camera ticket you paid didn't have to be paid after all, hence the refund.
At Tuesday's work session, the Fort Worth City Council received the September sales tax update. Sales tax revenue represents approximately 22% of the city’s general fund anticipated revenue in Fiscal Year 2019. It is the second largest revenue source, with property tax being the largest.
As has been the case in the weeks following the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson by then Fort Worth police officer Aaron Dean, many citizens were at city hall Tuesday night to state their protests during the citizens' comments part of the city council meeting.
At Tuesday's meeting, the Fort Worth City Council approved a zoning change that will allow for the creation of a cottage community at 5591 Altamesa Blvd.
A century and a quarter ago Freese and Nichols began business in 1894 after being founded by John Blackstock Hawley. The company has been based in Fort Worth since its beginning, designing new landmarks for the city.
In another matter related to fixing the challenges facing the Fort Worth Police Department and the public it serves, at Tuesday's work session, the Fort Worth City Council received an informal report naming the list of individuals recommended by City Manager David Cooke's office for a Police…
As part of the effort to address the latest controversies within the Fort Worth Police Department, at Tuesday's work session, the Fort Worth City Council received an informal report updating them on the status of filling the newly created police monitor position.
KYLE, Texas (AP) — A substitute teacher has been fired and charged with aggravated assault following the beating of a 15-year-old female high school student in an incident captured on video.
A panel of national experts will review the Fort Worth Police Departments policies and practices and provide recommendation on changes that should be made.
NEW YORK (AP) — More than two decades into his career as a commentator at Fox News Channel, Andrew Napolitano reached a milestone of sorts when he was called a "fool" on his own network.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In his five years as Texas' governor, Republican Greg Abbott has overseen the execution of nearly 50 prisoners while only once sparing a condemned man's life.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country's south with over 50 billion barrels of crude, its president said Sunday, a find that could boost the country's proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions.
On a cold morning last March, Kenny Angel got a frantic knock on his door. Two workers from a utility company in northern Nebraska had come with a stark warning: Get out of your house.
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — An airman who is presumed dead after an unplanned parachute jump from a C-130 aircraft off Florida's Panhandle has been identified.
In the 28 years of service in the U.S. military, Domingo Padron took on many different jobs in different cities within the National Guards as a full-time active-reserve.
In the earliest weeks of the 2019-20 influenza season, MedStar crews already are responding to more patients with flu-like illnesses compared to last year.
India Pinkney, General Counsel for the National Endowment of the Arts, will present an examination of the expanding contribution and reach of women in the arts on Saturday, November 16. A Q&A moderated by Karen Wiley, president/CEO, Arts Council of Fort Worth, will follow. This one-hour …
Two candidates for the new position of program coordinator of the $1.17 Panther Island project were interviewed behind closed doors by the Trinity River Vision Authority board on Wednesday, board President G.K. Maenius announced after the session.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A white Fort Worth police officer who fatally shot a black woman in her home last month had been critiqued in a 2018 performance review for missing calls for help over the radio and sometimes having "tunnel vision."
Tarrant County announced Nov. 5 that the ban on outdoor burning has been lifted but outside burn are subject to the following conditions according to the Tarrant County Fire Marshal’s Office:
NEW YORK (AP) — While the 2020 presidential election is still a year away, some business owners see their customers already becoming more cautious because of the unknowns about who will be the next president, and which party will control the Senate.
At Tuesday's meeting, the Fort Worth City Council authorized execution of an interlocal agreement with Tarrant County to approve Ben E. Keith Company as an enterprise project.
GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man held as a suspect in the shooting at an off-campus college Halloween party in East Texas that killed two people and injured a dozen more is free after he was released from jail Tuesday evening and investigators asked that the capital murder charge against him b…
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A jury has found a North Texas man guilty of capital murder in the fatal shooting and beheading of his roommate and fatal shooting of the roommate's 17-year-old girlfriend as she tried to flee.
The Boy Scouts of America's chief executive took a medical leave of absence as the youth organization faces financial difficulties related to sex-abuse litigation.
Although Fort Worth is the 13th most populous city in the nation, the city does not have a palpable business image as compared to other larger cities, like how San Francisco is known for technology or New York for finance.
First Command Financial Services Inc. announced Nov. 4 that Mark Steffe, currently First Command’s president and chief operating officer, will succeed Scott Spiker as Chief Executive Officer while retaining his responsibilities as president, effective Jan. 1, 2020.
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — The fraudster called himself "King Perry," and for a while he lived like royalty.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration accelerated the pace of its environmental rollbacks for the country's coal-fired power plants Monday, proposing to weaken two Obama-era rules aimed at cleaning up dangerous heavy metals and ash from coal plants into groundwater and waterways.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's move last year to tax imported steel triggered jeers but also cheers. Its goal — to raise steel prices — threatened to hurt the legions of U.S. manufacturers that depend on steel.