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3 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

Stomach Illness Linked To Cyclospora

Healthcare providers are being urged to test patients for Cyclosporiasis if they have diarrheal illness lasting more than a few days or diarrhea accompanied by severe anorexia or fatigue, according to the Tarrant County Public Health Department.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX

7 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Surge of intestinal illness in Tarrant County

Tarrant County Public Health issued a warning Monday about an outbreak of Cyclosporiasis , a foodborne illness caused by a microscopic parasite that leads to severe intestinal problems.

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7 hrs ago | CBS Local

Cyclosporiasis Cases Being Investigated In Tarrant County

Workers with Tarrant County Public Health are advising healthcare providers to be on the lookout for patients with Cyclosporiasis.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Euless expands its use of reclaimed water to apartments

Euless isn't going quite that far, but the city is providing lightly treated water for irrigating to apartment complexes and other properties in north Euless.

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Related Topix: Euless, TX, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Environment, Science

KSWO

Texas mortuary co-owner charged with corpse abuse

The Fort Worth Star Telegram reports Sunday that 39-year-old Dondre Johnson had jail set at $10,500 after he was processed through the Tarrant County Jail early Saturday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Chron

State PTA hears from Abbott, Davis

The gubernatorial candidates pitched their education proposals Saturday to the Texas Parent-Teacher Association, broadly agreeing in separate speeches that Texas has room to improve.

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Related Topix: Texas, Texas Government, Texas Christian University, Education Etc., Standardized Testing, Education

Star-Telegram.com

Man dies in one-vehicle crash in Bedford

Marcos Rebeiro was identified as the victim on the Tarrant County medical examiner's website.

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Wise County Messenger Online

1-vehicle wreck claims Slidell teen

A recent Slidell graduate was killed Friday morning in an accident on Farm Road 455 West in Denton County.

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Related Topix: Slidell, TX, Decatur, TX, Sanger, TX

Free Republic

TX: First and Second Amendment Win in Arlington

The first and second amendments of the Bill of Rights are essential for supporting each other.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Teen pronounced dead at scene after crash

A pickup driven by Bobby Colton Perkins, 17, hit a tree in the 7900 block of West FM455 near Sanger and Perkins was ejected from the vehicle, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's website.

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Business Journal

Developer buys large tract for 1,100-home Fort Worth community

Walton Group plans to bring 1,100 homes to a new master-planned community off the new Chisholm Trail Parkway in Fort Worth.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Immigration debate plays out on I-30 bridges in Arlington

Tarrant County highway overpasses formed a stage for the national immigration debate Friday as anti-immigrant protesters and pro-immigrant advocates took their different messages to Interstate 30 drivers.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, US News

Star-Telegram.com

The rain is gone, but cool weather is hanging around

The runoff from Thursday's rains helped fill several lakes north of the Dallas-Fort Worth area and there's a chance we could see one more day of record-breaking cool weather.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Weather, Denton County, TX

Star-Telegram.com

New system generates thousands of bills for small toll road charges

Apply in person. NTTA has a new store in Fort Worth at 4825 Overton Ridge Blvd., Suite 304, open Monday-Saturday.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Benbrook, TX, Keller, TX

Times Record News

Autopsy: Suspect killed by eight bullets

Autopsy results show a man shot by a Wichita Falls police officer on May 14 died from 8 bullet wounds to the torso.

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Related Topix: Wichita Falls, TX, Wichita County, TX

WFAA-TV Dallas

Operators of Johnson Family Mortuary charged with abuse of corpse

Authorities have charged the owners of the Johnson Family Mortuary with seven counts of abuse of a corpse after eight bodies were found unattended Tuesday inside their business.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX

CBS Local

Man Gets 40 Years Jail For Purse Snatching

A Texas man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for stealing a woman's purse outside a grocery store.

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Star-Telegram.com

Dome memories: Time for the Fort Worth convention arena to go

The scene of 1970s sellout rock concerts, but forever an awful sports arena, the saucer-like downtown dome will be junked as soon as the city and donors can afford a new Cultural District events center.

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Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Azle, TX, Theater, Arts

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

A man of many firsts, Reby Cary prepares for his first roast on Saturday

Devoyd Jennings lives in constant amazement at the life of Reby Cary, a longtime historian, educator and civil rights leader in Tarrant County.

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Related Topix: African-American, Fort Worth, TX, US Coast Guard, US Military, US News

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

State land candidate Cook, challenging Bush, talks to Lubbock voters

John Cook has put about 14,000 miles on his F-150 truck in the past two and a half months since he launched his grassroots campaign goal to visit with residents in all 254 Texas counties.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Texas, Lubbock County, TX

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