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When Parents Are the Emergency Fund

By LIZ WESTON of NerdWallet Financial fallout from the pandemic is hitting millennials hard — and many will soon turn to their...

Diverse and trained leaders needed to address growing equity gaps

BoardBuild was born from the desire to strengthen communities by strengthening the fibers of its leadership. The organization has developed an innovative...

Commentary: Ray Perryman: A modest uptick in jobs

M. Ray Perryman A Modest Uptick The most recent US jobs report...

Commentary: Texas Republicans: You have a voice. Use it.

CORBIN CASTEEL “Our silence is abuse.” Bishop T.D. Jakes, pastor of The Potter’s House in Dallas, made...

Commentary: Fort Worth Tarrant County NAACP Stands in Solidarity

Fort Worth Tarrant County NAACP Stands in Solidarity Local NAACP president issues the following statement:

Commentary: Bishop Michael Olson’s June 4 Noon Mass for repose of the soul of George Floyd

Fort Worth Catholic  Diocese Bishop Michael Olson on June 4 celebrated his Noon Mass at St. Patrick Cathedral for the repose of...

Commentary: How do we bring about change?

Leah King I write this today with an admittedly heavy, heavy heart. It certainly is no secret that our...

In Market: The Lone Star Podcast-listening state

Texas. The Lone Star State, where men are men and women take no gruff. We’re tough, sodbuster and don’t you forget it.

Commentary: TCC chancellor issues message to students, faculty, staff and community

Eugene GiovanniniChancellor, Tarrant County College The same year which began amidst bright-eyed hopes for a...

VIRUS DIARY: Sweden stayed open. I stayed at home

By PHELAN CHATTERJEE Associated PressSTOCKHOLM (AP) — Early April.A buzz of my phone. "Free for a walk?" asks a friend. Another notification....

M. Ray Perryman: The economy has suffered but the future looks bright

Social distancing requirements, while essential to preventing major spikes in COVID-19 cases, have caused unprecedented disruptions to the U.S. economy. Although the...

Lee Hamilton: Crisis shows the nation needs a change of direction

We’ve seen plenty of evidence lately of the deep polarization in this country. Even as ordinary Americans, for...

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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...