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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

Celebrating America’s birthday can be a big affair. This CBS Local ultimate Fourth Of July party guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.


Ryan Kavanaugh, Robert DeNiro, Dianna Agron, John D'Leo and Michelle Pfeiffer attend "The Family" World Premiere at AMC Lincoln Square Theater on September 10, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

Julie Fisk Reviews “The Family”

New in theaters this week we have The Family starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer.


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ERCOT: July Ends With Record Electricity Demand

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) announced Tuesday that the demand on its power grid peaked at 65,790 megawatts (MW) setting a new July record.


Auto Sales Surge Nicely in July

There are more smiles on car lots across Tarrant County.


Housing Construction Rises 1.7 Percent In July

Construction of new homes edged up slightly in July


Sales Tax Collections Look Good Again

July sales tax collections this year topped last year by 2.2 percent overall. 


Toyota July Sales In US Rise 20 Pct From June

Toyota says its U.S. sales rose 20 percent last month from June, as the Japanese automaker that has been battered by recalls continues to draw customers.


July is Deadliest Month for U.S. in Afghanistan

Three U.S. service members have been killed in Afghanistan,