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Patton Oswalt finds comforting words for thousands

(CNN) -- Comedian-actor Patton Oswalt may not seem the most likely person to soothe the wounded national psyche after the deadly bombs that struck...

Fort Worth’s Geren named to CPRIT board

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Texas Democratic congressman Pete Geren is joining the oversight board of the state's troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting agency.Republican House...

Feds: Oklahoma horse ranch a money laundry for Mexican drug cartel

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A multimillion-dollar horse breeding operation run from an Oklahoma ranch was actually a front by a notorious Mexican cartel to...

Space port won’t harm wildlife if precautions taken

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — A proposed rocket site in South Texas won't significantly disrupt endangered species if officials take precautions such as avoiding launches...

Council: Meacham may get $14.5M for makeover

By A. Lee Grahamlgraham@bizpress.net Fort Worth Meacham Airport could receive a $14.5 million terminal makeover as the venerable air hub undergoes significant renovations following the...

The Scooter Store’s troubles push it to bankruptcy

NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — The Scooter Store, a Texas-based company that supplies power wheelchairs and scooters to people with limited mobility, has filed...

Homebuilder and political donor Bob Perry dies in Houston

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican mega-donor Bob Perry never cared for the spotlight. But writing big checks and financing one of the most famous...

Social Security tips, workers now get less money than they paid in

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Up until now, Social Security has been a windfall for many retirees: They collected far more in benefits than they...

Westbound I-20 exit ramp at Bryant Irvin Road closes tonight for two days

A. Lee Graham Slow down westbound Interstate 20 drivers. Tonight the westbound exit ramp to Bryant Irvin Road closes at 10 p.m. until 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, a...

Casino gambling gets new life

Chris Tomlinson and Bill BowenAssociated Press, bbowen@bizpress.net   Economic development officials in Fort Worth are revisiting the neutral stance taken on casino gambling in...

After home searched, Texas man charged with threat

KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) — Authorities investigating the death of a Texas district attorney arrested a former justice of the peace and charged him Saturday...

Medical examiner says man shot himself after NASCAR race

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A medical examiner says a man who died in the infield during a NASCAR race at Texas Motor Speedway...

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How it happened: Inside Biden’s search for a running mate

By JULIE PACE, DAVID EGGERT and KATHLEEN RONAYNE Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Gretchen Whitmer wanted out.The Michigan governor had caught the interest...

What to Know: Budget time, COVID housing and ‘If I Had a Hammer’

Trini Lopez, a singer and guitarist who gained fame for his versions of “Lemon Tree” and “If I Had a Hammer” in...

Fort Worth Council approves contract for COVID housing

The Fort Worth City Council approved a $9.3 million proposal to turn unused hotel space into permanent supportive housing for people impacted...

Court upholds murder sentence of ex-cop who shot Black teen

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas appeals court has upheld the murder conviction and 15-year sentence of a white ex-police officer who fatally...