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Stories with place: Fort Worth
  • Slow police chase from Fort Worth to Arlington ends in crash 
    Updated: May-28-15 2:19 am

    FORT WORTH, Texas - A man has been arrested after leading police on a slow two-hour chase from Fort Worth to Arlington mostly along Interstate 30 that ended in a crash.

  • Correction: FBI Agent Wounded story story has photos
    Updated: May-27-15 3:58 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - In a story May 26 about the wounding of an FBI agent during the rescue of a kidnapped child in Louisiana, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the kidnapping suspect was shot and killed by a member of an FBI task force. Police in the suspect's hometown said the suspect died, but they did not say who killed him.

  • CBS' Bob Schieffer is ready for retirement story has photos
    Updated: May-27-15 11:42 am

    WASHINGTON - At 78, Bob Schieffer is entitled to reminisce about the "good old days" of reporting. He believes young people coming into the business can also learn from them.

  • 3 killed in 1-vehicle plunge from bridge near Fort Worth 
    Updated: May-23-15 5:31 pm

    HURST, Texas - Three people have died when the pickup truck in which they were riding plunged from a freeway bridge near Fort Worth.

  • The bid for Avon that apparently was not story has photos
    Updated: May-14-15 5:50 pm

    NEW YORK - An apparently bogus offer to take over Avon Products that appeared on a regulatory website sent its stock on a wild ride Thursday and raised questions about the security of the online service, a trusted source of news for investors.

  • Officer fatally shoots suspect in Fort Worth 
    Updated: May-11-15 11:49 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Fort Worth police say an officer shot and killed a suspect as he accelerated toward another officer with his vehicle.

  • Heavy rains cause sewer collapse in Fort Worth 
    Updated: May-11-15 10:23 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - City officials in Fort Worth say heavy rains in the area have caused a sewer line to collapse, resulting in overflows in a neighborhood.

  • US House Speaker Jim Wright remembered at Fort Worth funeral 
    Updated: May-11-15 8:47 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Hundreds gathered in Fort Worth on Monday to remember former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright, who died last week at the age of 92.

  • American sees decline in passenger traffic from last year 
    Updated: May-11-15 10:08 am

    FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines says international traffic and a key revenue figure are down and fuel is costing more than it expected.

  • Former Speaker Wright to be buried among famous Texans 
    Updated: May-10-15 5:37 pm

    WEATHERFORD, Texas - Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright will be buried at a historic cemetery in his hometown of Weatherford that also serves as the final resting place of other famous Texans.

  • Davis docked for not disclosing ties to law, lobbying firm 
    Updated: May-08-15 7:32 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas Ethics Commission has assessed a $5,000 civil penalty to former Democratic gubernatorial nominee Wendy Davis for not disclosing her interest in a law firm and a lobbying firm from which she receives fees.

  • 2 Central Texas school buses collide in Fort Worth 
    Updated: May-08-15 11:44 am

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Four children have been slightly hurt when two school buses from a Central Texas district collided while bound for a band festival in Dallas.

  • American becomes 2nd US airline to use Boeing's 787 
    Updated: May-07-15 6:29 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - American has joined the list of airlines flying the Boeing 787 jet, which it hopes will appeal to passengers and open new, profitable international routes.

  • American becomes 2nd US airline to use Boeing's 787 
    Updated: May-07-15 3:29 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - American has joined the list of airlines flying the Boeing 787 jet, which it hopes will appeal to passengers and open new, profitable international routes.

  • Jim Wright, former US House speaker, dies at age 92 story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 6:58 pm

    DALLAS - As a member of what he called "the people's house" for more than a generation, Texas Democrat Jim Wright was known for his rich oratorical skills in the U.S. House. He never relied on them more than the day in 1989 when he told those who had elected him speaker that he was prepared to resign after being accused of violating ethics rules dozens of times.

  • Former House Speaker Jim Wright dies at age 92 story has photos
    Updated: May-06-15 6:34 pm

    DALLAS - Former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright, the longtime Texas Democrat who became the first House speaker in the nation's history to be driven out of office in midterm, has died at age 92.

  • Texas Muslims on edge amid protests, contest attack story has photos
    Updated: May-05-15 8:44 pm

    DALLAS - When an outspoken opponent of radical Islam sought to mock Muhammad in Texas, home to one of the nation's largest Islamic communities, local Muslims were encouraged to ignore her, and they did.

  • In shift, Taser vows to wait to contract with former chiefs story has photos
    Updated: May-01-15 1:04 pm

    IOWA CITY, Iowa - Abandoning a practice that has faced criticism, Taser International will no longer hire police chiefs with whom it has business relationships within weeks or months after they leave public service.