FORT WORTH — When Tyson Haynes and Kai Conner hit puberty, school got tricky.
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ARLINGTON — With his camouflage AR-15 rifle at his side, Thomas Ballard gathered with dozens of other gun-rights activists outside Arlington City Hall Tuesday to protest a city ordinance that they believe infringes upon their freedom of speech.
Lawyers for the city of Dallas are taking on the Texas attorney general’s office in court, hoping to escape a penalty for missing deadlines triggered by public information requests.
An apparent shortage of local construction workers could cause a delay in completing the new Parkland Memorial Hospital.
AUSTIN — Agriculture commissioner candidate Tommy Merritt is drawing attention to rival Sid Miller’s past support for horse slaughter, noting in a mailer to Republican primary voters that Miller introduced measures in the House to legalize the sale of horses for eventual human consumption.
Airfares at Dallas Love Field climbed 9.9 percent from 2000 to 2013, ranking the airport seventh among the nation’s 100 largest airports in the size of fare increases during that period.
Sen. John Cornyn called Tuesday for Congress to renew a federal program that gives grant money to local law enforcement agencies to help battle a backlog of untested rape kit examinations.
AUSTIN — An education advocacy group that is spending nearly $1 million on legislative races this year told a House committee Tuesday that it favors the creation of a special statewide school district to take over low-performing campuses.
FORT WORTH, Texas—A Wise County couple who sued Plano-based Aruba Petroleum, claiming that natural gas operations near their 40-acre ranch made them sick, has won a $2.9 million award from a Dallas jury.
Another public meeting has been scheduled to update plans addressing future transportation issues along the Blacklands Corridor between Greenville and the Dallas area.