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Fire Truck
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November 14, 2018 - 5:41 am
An Arlington apartment building is a big, blackened mess after flames swept through last night. The fire broke out in a building on Lawrence Road near Collins. About a half-dozen units were damaged and those renters had to be re-located. Investigators cannot yet say what caused it. A statement from...
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Downtown Fort Worth
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November 14, 2018 - 3:20 am
The Fort Worth City Council has put off a decision on the city's troubled public workers pension system. After more than an hour of discussion -- including complaints from retired workers -- the council agreed to table this question until December 11th. The city has a $1.6 billion shortfall in the...
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water main
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November 13, 2018 - 11:25 pm
KAUFMAN (1080 KRLD) - All Kaufman public school school students have Wednesday off due to yesterday's ruptured water main. Officials say although repairs have been made, a boil-water notice remains in place for all Kaufman area customers. It's not clear how a work crew broke the 14-inch water line...
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A sea gull flies off holding fish scraps near a former dock facility, with "Long Island" painted on old transfer bridges at Gantry State Park in the Long Island City section of the Queens Borough in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Amazon announced Tuesday it has selected the Queens neighborhood as one of two sites for its headquarters. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
November 13, 2018 - 5:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has set its sights on two of the nation's largest and most powerful metro areas, announcing Tuesday it had chosen a buzzy New York neighborhood and a suburb of Washington for its new East Coast headquarters. The online shopping giant ended its 14-month-long competition for...
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Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings
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November 13, 2018 - 1:24 pm
The mayor of Dallas says he was called Tuesday morning and told the city had lost its bid for Amazon's second headquarters. Amazon has announced plans to split up "HQ2" and build locations in New York and near Washington DC.
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