Police & Fire Pension Board Backs State Rep. Plan To Save Troubled FundThe new proposal would raise the retirement age from either 51 or 55 to 58, eliminate cost of living adjustments for 20 years and lower a multiplier used to determine the pension for police officers and firefighters from 3 percent to 2.5 percent.
Pension Board Approves New DROP Payment PlanThe pension fund may run out of money in 10 years without a major infusion of cash.
Dallas Police And Fire Pension Reinstates Monthly WithdrawalsThe board voted to reinstate monthly withdrawals but lump sum withdrawals are still not allowed.
Irving Schools Plan Drills After Earthquake-Filled DayAll Irving schools will hold earthquake drills on Wednesday after the area has been hit with ten earthquakes in less than 24 hours.
JC Penney Posts 4th Straight Loss, Sales DropThe mid-priced department store chain reported another much larger-than-expected loss in the fiscal fourth quarter on a nearly 30 percent plunge in revenue in the latest sign shoppers aren't happy with the changes it's made in the past year.
Texas Gasoline Prices Drop 4 Cents