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Hotels criticized for taking virus money face investigation

DALLAS (AP) — A group of hotels that took, and later returned, tens of millions of dollars in federal virus-bailout money are...

Virus testing in the US is dropping, even as deaths mount

By MATTHEW PERRONE, NICKY FORSTER and MICHELLE LIU Associated Press U.S. testing for the coronavirus is dropping even as...

Fort Worth Council hears preliminary report on police policies

ROBERT FRANCIS rfrancis@bizpress.net The Fort Worth City Council heard a preliminary report from an independent panel...

Fort Worth to focus on increasing women’s representation on boards and commissions

Mayor Betsy Price is making a push for gender parity and greater diversity on Fort Worth’s boards and...

Dallas developer facing bribery charges put on house arrests

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas real estate developer has been put on house arrest after two federal judges found that he violated...

Tarrant County reports 5 COVID deaths on Tuesday

Tarrant County Public Health on Tuesday, Aug. 4 reported five COVID-19 deaths. The deceased include a woman in her 60s and a...

USS Fort Worth Support Committee gets new executive director

Hanna Bell is the new executive director of the USS Fort Worth Support Committee, returning to her hometown...

Retail rout gains pace, Lord & Taylor seeks bankruptcy

NEW YORK (AP) — Lord & Taylor, America's oldest retailer, is seeking bankruptcy protection, as is the owner of Men's Wearhouse and...

Fort Worth City Council Preview for Aug. 4

City Council Work Session, 3 p.m., Room 290 of City Hall, 200 Texas St. City Manager David Cooke will...

Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continue

By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — Negotiators on a huge coronavirus relief bill reported slight progress after talks resumed Monday afternoon...

Black Dallas church alleges intimidation by pro-police rally

DALLAS (AP) — A predominantly Black Dallas church active in the "Black Lives Matter" movement alleges a pro-police rally tried to intimidate...

COVID-19 testing in FW and Tarrant County

The City of Fort Worth and Tarrant County continue to expand COVID-19 testing for residents., the governments said...

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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

The Associated Press undefinedBenchmark U.S. crude oil for September delivery fell 33 cents to settle at $41.61 a barrel Tuesday. Brent crude...

Fort Worth City Council takes first look at $782M 2021 budget

The City Council got its first look at a proposed $782 million fiscal 2021 general fund budget Tuesday at the Fort Worth City Council...

New Zealand scrambles to find source of new virus infections

By NICK PERRY Associated PressWELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Health authorities in New Zealand were scrambling Wednesday to trace the source of...

Memorial set in Houston for slain Texas soldier

HOUSTON (AP) — A memorial for a slain Texas soldier has been scheduled more than three months after she was killed by...