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  1. Storms heading toward Tarrant County might not make it all the way to DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    This is the radar as of 4:52 p.m. A more up-to-date version can be found here . At the time of this posting there's a pretty decent line of storms to the west of Tarrant County heading thisaway, more or less.

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  2. Protesters in Fort Worth demand video from Grapevine police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Dallas Morning News

    About two dozen people demonstrated outside the Tim Curry Justice Center today to call for the release of a police dash-cam video that shows the minutes leading up to the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by a Grapevine police officer. Ruben Garcia Villalpando, a 31-year-old mechanic and father of four, was killed Feb. 20 after what police described as a high-speed chase into the neighboring city of Euless.

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  3. Freight train critically injures man searching for wallet on Fort Worth tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Dallas Morning News

    A 22-year-old man lost his leg when he was struck by a train Sunday morning near downtown Fort Worth. The victim was looking for his wallet about 10 a.m. on the tracks in the 900 block of East Vickery Boulevard, police Sgt.

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  4. Man's body found on Fort Worth train tracks early FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Dallas Morning News

    A passing train spotted the man's body on adjacent, parallel tracks, according to NBC 5 . The body was found on tracks near Business 287 and Bailey Boswell Road.

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  5. Video: One killed, 7 injured after SUV crashes into Fort Worth convenience storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Dallas Morning News

    Rescue workers say one person was killed and seven others seriously after a Chevy Avalanche slammed into a convenience store at E. Lancaster Avenue and Riverside Drive , off Interstate 30, Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened around 2 p.m. The driver of the truck has been charged with driving while intoxicated and transported to John Peter Smith Hospital.

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  6. Motorcyclist killed in crash on Highway 114 near RoanokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Dallas Morning News

    Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of State Highway 114, near Highway 377, at 3:30 p.m. The initial report stated that the motorcyclist was trying to pass a vehicle on the left while another was coming head-on, said Fort Worth police Corporal Tracey Knight. To post a comment, log into your chosen social network and then add your comment below.

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  7. Woman in critical condition after almost drowning in poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Dallas Morning News

    The woman is in life-threatening condition after nearly drowning in a pool in the 3800 block of Minot Avenue in Fort Worth, said MedStar spokesman Matt Zavadsky. Someone at the residence called 911 and the woman was transported by ambulance to Texas Health Harris Methodist Fort Worth.

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  8. 3 firefighters hurt in overnight crash on I-35W in North Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The crash happened about 3:45 a.m. while police and firefighters were responding to an earlier accident on the northbound highway at Golden Triangle Boulevard, according to a spokesman for the Fire Department. The pickup first hit an unoccupied squad car, pushing it into the firetruck, which was occupied.

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  9. Hypothermia ruled cause of death for Fort Worth woman, child found in field in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A Fort Worth woman and child who were found unclothed and dead in a field earlier this year died from hypothermia, the Tarrant County medical examiner has ruled. Lindsay Groce, 27, and Hailey Gardner , 13 months, were found Jan. 13 in a field near Bryant Irvin Road and Altamesa Boulevard, police said.

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  10. Two dead after SUV falls into Fort Worth creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The vehicle landed in Mary's Creek near Interstate 30 and Camp Bowie West Boulevard Road about 9:30 p.m. Saturday, fire department spokesman Kyle Falkner said. A female passenger, who survived the crash, escaped the SUV and called police.

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  11. Sole finalist withdraws candidacy for Fort Worth ISD superintendent positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Sante Fe Public Schools Superintendent Joel D. Boyd said in an email to trustees provided to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that " the Sante Fe community has helped me to realize that the timing is not right and that we need to continue forward and not lose momentum for the sake of our children." The FWISD board voted 7-0, with two absent trustees, to select Boyd as the sole finalist.

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  12. Cowtown Marathon, Ultra Marathon canceled Sunday; half-marathon will go onRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Half, full and ultra marathon runners run under the Lancaster bridge through Trinity Park during The Cowtown in Fort Worth on Feb. 23, 2014. The annual Cowtown Marathon and the 50K Ultra Marathon that were set for Sunday have been cancelled, Fort Worth police said.

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  13. Live video: Snow arrives in D-FW, affecting roads, flights, schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    For weather-related closings and delays, go here . ] And so it begins - another day filled with school closings amid the threat of treacherous roads coated with some form of wintry precip.

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  14. Live video: So far, half an inch of rain and no snow, but 2 inches still possible before 10 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    It has been raining since midnight. And so far, that's all it is - nothing but beneficial rain, with Dallas/Fort Worth International collecting close to half an inch since Tuesday turned into Wednesday.

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  15. McKinney requests public feedback on 5 finalists for police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The city of McKinney has named its five finalists for police chief, and four are from the Dallas-Fort Worth area. A familiar name for McKinney residents is Assistant Chief Randy Roland.

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  16. Teenager injured escaping fire at vacant house Sunday night in Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Firefighters responded to a fire call around 11 p.m. at a house in the 3600 block of Hatcher Street near East Berry Street. Three teenage boys went inside the house to stay warm.

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  17. Missing Fort Worth woman found dead in woods near her homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The Tarrant County medical examiner said the 44-year-old was found in the woods near Norwood Drive and Hurst Boulevard, just a few blocks from her home. Wyro hadn't been seen since Tuesday, and police haven't released further information since she was announced missing the following day.

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  18. Man dies in crash involving his car, construction equipment on Loop 820Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    Fort Worth police say a man died this morning in a crash involving his car and construction equipment traveling on NE Loop 820. The crash was reported to Fort Worth police about 4:20 a.m., police spokeswoman Natosha Tucker said in an email.

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  19. Arlington City Council puts red-light camera issue on May 9 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    The Arlington City Council on Tuesday night will discuss adding the option to remove red-light cameras from intersections throughout the city to the special election ballot in May. Critics argue that the tickets issued by red-light cameras are not enforceable, and more than 11,400 people have signed a petition asking for the issue to be added to the ballot May 9. There are 23 red-light cameras across in Arlington. Supporters say the cameras increase safety in busy intersections and have reduced accidents.

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  20. Lawsuit: Fort Worth police chase led to 24-year-old man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    A mother filed a federal lawsuit Friday against the city of Fort Worth alleging a reckless police chase led to her 24-year-old son's death two years ago. Jakob Lange died Feb. 8, 2013, a day after he crashed into a tree while he was fleeing Fort Worth police officers.

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