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Russia: 14 sailors killed when ships catch fire in Black Sea

Two Tanzanian-flagged commercial vessels caught fire in the Black Sea, leaving at least 14 sailors dead, Russian officials said Monday. Five other sailors were missing. The Federal Agency for the … Click to Continue »

‘Tragic’ snow fort collapse kills 12-year-old girl at Illinois church, police say

When two girls who had gone outside a suburban Chicago church to play in the snow didn’t return after an hour, their families went to look for them, WGN reported. … Click to Continue »

The Latest: Venezuela arrests 27 in failed revolt

The Latest on a reported national guard uprising in Venezuela (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Officials in Venezuela say they've arrested 27 members of the National Guard accused of launching … Click to Continue »

Israel increasingly goes public with its strikes in Syria

Israel on Monday claimed responsibility for a series of airstrikes on Iranian military targets in Syria, drifting further away from its longstanding policy of playing down or covering up its … Click to Continue »

Woman breaks into a house, steals a phone and strips while live-streaming, Calif. cops say

An intruder confronted a man in his California home Sunday afternoon and stole his phone to live-stream a rant while roaming around the house, KRON reported. Akilah Hasan, 26, of … Click to Continue »

Arlington News
Arlington Police’s 10 Most Wanted Criminals, January 16

Arlington Police are looking for these 10 fugitives. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest. Call 817-469-8477. … Click to Continue »

Bodycam footage involving Arlington officer and suspect shot

On Jan. 11, an Arlington police officer pulled over a car for a traffic violation. The traffic stop ended in a suspect being fatally shot. … Click to Continue »

Family questions who shot first in Arlington police shootout. Chief says it’s clear

Arlington’s police chief said he believes it’s clear who fired the first round in a shootout between two of his officers and a 20-year-old man last Friday. Three videos of … Click to Continue »

Family of man killed in police shootout watches bodycam footage of it

Family members of a man shot and killed during a shootout with Arlington police on Jan. 11 watched video footage from the incident on Thursday afternoon, according to their attorney. … Click to Continue »

Former North Texas school custodian accused of indecency with 6-year-old student

A former school custodian who won an employee award last year is accused of indecency with a child, according to police and the school. Lewis Wayne Rawlings, 70, was arrested … Click to Continue »

Arlington resident cashes in lottery scratch-off ticket and walks away with $1 million

An Arlington resident started out the New Year with a big bang. The winner, who bought a $20 Million Dollar Loteria scratch-off ticket, ended up cashing out with $1 million, … Click to Continue »

What do you get when you combine alcohol and ax throwing? A new bar in Arlington

After a long, stressful day, what sounds better than knocking back a few beers and throwing axes at something? Nothing, that’s what. And you’ll soon be able to go to … Click to Continue »

Slain suspect’s relatives want police to share video of incident that wounded officer

Relatives of a man slain by a police officer have asked officials to make the body camera footage of the incident available to them. Family members of Treshun Miller, 20, … Click to Continue »

Arlington officer shot after traffic stop is released from hospital

The Arlington police officer who was shot during a traffic stop Friday got out of the hospital Monday. The officer, who has yet to be identified, faces significant challenges while … Click to Continue »

Suspect killed by Arlington police was awaiting drug possession hearing, records show

An Arlington suspect killed by officers during an exchange of gunfire was scheduled for a court appearance next month on a drug possession charge, according to Tarrant County criminal court … Click to Continue »

Biz News
Gymboree announces bankruptcy. Here’s what it could mean for the mall mainstay

Children’s clothing retailer Gymboree Group Inc. announced late Wednesday night that the company would file for bankruptcy and close all its Gymboree and Crazy 8 stores by the end of … Click to Continue »

Northside ‘has languished in need for decades,’ but now it’s getting $3M investment

Northside, a historic neighborhood between the Stockyards and downtown Fort Worth, received $3 million Tuesday for sidewalks, lighting and other community improvements. While some fear the enhancements will lead to … Click to Continue »

Still worried about your tax refund? This might ease your mind

The outlook is getting better for tax returns this year. On Tuesday, the Treasury Department announced that more than half of employees at the Internal Revenue Service will head back … Click to Continue »

What do you get when you combine alcohol and ax throwing? A new bar in Arlington

After a long, stressful day, what sounds better than knocking back a few beers and throwing axes at something? Nothing, that’s what. And you’ll soon be able to go to … Click to Continue »

This company provides loans to immigrants and students when US banks won’t

While Manish Niraula was getting his master’s in electrical engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas, he paid his tuition out of pocket until he couldn’t anymore. The university … Click to Continue »

New Alliance-area Burger Bar reminds us of another Burger Bar, but it stands on its own

First, there’s the logo: all lowercase, sans serif with soft curves. Then there’s the “Burger Bar” part of the name. Then there’s the bar area, with other parts of the … Click to Continue »

DFW air traffic controllers are working without pay. They hope travelers can help them

Nick Daniels is worried. Day after day, he shows up to do his job as an air traffic controller. But he hasn’t been paid since Dec. 31. Daniels is among … Click to Continue »

Could the federal shutdown delay your flight to (or from) DFW Airport?

Travelers flying in and out of DFW Airport or Dallas Love Field need to prepare for long security lines — especially on return flights. On Monday, the security checkpoints at … Click to Continue »

Do it for the ‘gram: Pop-up selfie store offers chance for the best pictures

Looking to up your selfie game? Look no further. A space opened this week that has eight creative backgrounds that are perfect for that elusive, well-lit selfie. The catch? It’s … Click to Continue »

Here’s why the Panther Island review has no price tag

No price tag has been set for the broad review of Fort Worth’s $1.16 billion Panther Island project that city leaders say is necessary to restore confidence in the flood … Click to Continue »