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Fort Worth, Texas is located in Tarrant County. Zip codes in Fort Worth, TX include 76155, 76104, and 76191. The median home price in Fort Worth is $169,900 which is roughly $68/per square foot. More Fort Worth information.

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River Oaks Police Officers Rescue Disabled Man From Burning Home

Three River Oaks police officers rushed into a burning Fort Worth home early Wednesday, rescuing a wheelchair-bound man, who suffered only minor injuries as a result. The officers responded to a 911 call around 1 a.m. in the 900 block of Churchill Road and went inside after family members said they couldn't get the disabled man out.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

Upcoming Scottish vote for independence drawing mixed reactions locally

SEPTEMBER 16: Yes campaigners take part in a demonstration in Buchanan Street on September 16, 2014 in Renfrew, Glasgow, Scotland. With just two days of campaigning left before polling stations open and voters across the country will hold Scotlands future in their hands.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Man gets 40-year term for rage death, standoff

A 30-year-old man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder in a road-rage killing and attempted capital murder for shooting at deputies during standoff 10 months later. A Tuesday statement from the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office says Jesus Ray Ybarra was sentenced after entering his guilty pleas Monday in Fort Worth.

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Star-Telegram.com

Time to honor Tim Cole

That's because a statue of Tim Cole - the Fort Worth man unjustly convicted of rape who died in prison and was exonerated years later - will be unveiled in Lubbock before a crowd of family, friends and politicians. "It's awe-inspiring to me," said Cory Session, Cole's younger brother.

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Star-Telegram.com

New charter school generates traffic woes in far north Fort Worth

Officials and residents are looking for ways to calm the chaos on roads around a new charter school in far north Fort Worth. The International Leadership Texas-Keller Charter School opened Aug. 21 with about 1,300 students in kindergarten through eighth grade.

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TheStreet.com

Glimcher Surges After Agreeing to Acquisition, REIT Peers Rise

Glimcher and Washington Prime are real estate investment trusts, or REITs, that invest in shopping malls and community shopping centers. WHAT'S NEW: Washington has agreed to buy Glimcher for about $4.3B in a cash and stock deal.

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CBS Local

Ben's Interview with a 6 year old

While helping coach his son's baseball team this weekend, Ben rolled audio on an interview with one of the 6 year old players whose favorite show is a little out of his age range. The Ben and Skin Show airs weekdays from 3-7p in Dallas-Fort Worth on 105.3 The Fan.

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Examiner.com

The Snooty Pig Cafe is a hidden gem

The Snooty Pig Cafe, located at 2401 Westport Parkway, Ft. Worth, TX 76177, is a hidden gem just off I-35, near Alliance Airport.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

KYTX-TV News

Longhorns fan in good condition after stadium fall

FORT WORTH - A man who fell nearly 15 feet into an empty suite at AT&T Stadium on Saturday night is improving. A man who fell nearly 15 feet into an empty suite at AT&T Stadium on Saturday night is improving.

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CBS Local

Fort Worth Police Searching For Phone Store Robbers

Police in Fort Worth are asking for public assistance in identifying two men that robbed a mobile phone business on Eastchase Parkway. According to police, two black males entered the Verizon store on 1251 Eastchase Parkway around 7:00pm on Tuesday September 2nd and pointed a black pistol at the clerk - demanding access to the vault.

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KVOX-FM Fargo

Chris Young Sells Out Billy Bob's in Ft. Worth for the Second Time in His Career

Chris Young played the second sold-out show of his career at Billy Bob's in Ft. Worth, Texas over the weekend.

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Business Journal

Exclusive: Leobardo Trevino snaps up another DFW office building

Mexican-based developer Leobardo Trevino is bullish on Dallas. This picture is a file photo from March 2012 that was taken of Trevino within the historic Statler Hilton.

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Post and Courier

Local dealer of RadioShack goods remains in business, clarifies bankruptcy rumors

Many customers of Hurricane Electronics, a RadioShack franchise in Summerville, have been asking owner Bill Via recently if his business will go dark once RadioShack pulls the plug. "I have people calling me at home, I had people come up to me at church yesterday asking, 'what's going on, is RadioShack going bankrupt, is that going to affect you?'" Via said.

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CBS Local

Man Recovering From Fall At AT&T Stadium

A college football fan is still recovering in the hospital on Monday after falling over a low-level railing at AT&T Stadium in Arlington over the weekend. According to officials with the Arlington Fire Department, the male victim fell about 12 to 15 feet, from the first row of seats into one of the field-level suites.

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CBS Local

Dallas/Fort Worth Region Continues To Lead The Nation In Employment Growth

Bureau of Labor Statistics ranks Dallas second, in both the number of jobs added and the rate of job growth, among the 12 largest metropolitan areas in the country, as reported in an Aug. 27, 2014 news release by the BLS, "From July 2013 to July 2014, local non-farm employment rose 3.9 percent, well above the national increase of 1.9 percent." Growth in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex is impressive.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Hays Daily News

Zimmerman-Mitchel

Cindy Zimmerman and Lance Mitchel were married June 30, 2014, at Yosemite National Park, Calif., with Father Mitchel Zimmerman officiating. The bride is a graduate of Fort Hays State University and University of Houston College of Optometry.

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Examiner.com

NARA open extra day for researchers in Fort Worth Genealogy Sept. 15 - 21

Sept. 18: The Grand Prairie Memorial Library , Main Branch 900 Conover Dr., Grand Prairie, 75051 has volunteer genealogy members who introduce patrons to the genealogy room in the library on the third Thursday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 20: National Archives Fort Worth is open the third Saturday of every month, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Computers, microfilm machines, and free printing available.

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Dallas Morning News

Toadies blow out the sound system at their Fort Worth rock fest

Fans cheer as Toadies take the stage at the Dia De Los Toadies festival at Panther Island Pavillion in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.

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Star-Telegram.com

Spiritual renewal: Broadway Baptist rededicated

Members of Broadway Baptist Church, a historic downtown Fort Worth presence since the 1880s, rededicated their building Sunday to celebrate a $2 million renovation. Public officials were on hand at the church, 305 W. Broadway Ave., for a service that included the Festival Brass ensemble and choral processions, said Drew Herring, minister of adult education and outreach.

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Wise County Messenger Online

Decatur man injured in Wednesday wreck

The driver of a Ford Mustang involved in a two-vehicle accident on U.S. 287 New Fairview Wednesday night was ejected after hitting an 18-wheeler and flipping over.

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