SMU Back Up & Running After Power OutageSMU is back open after a power outage on Tuesday night forced thousands of students to be evacuated. Many of those students returned to class on Wednesday morning carrying books and overnight bags.
Power Outage Temporarily Displaces SMU StudentsThousands of students were given about 40 minutes to get out of their dorms due to a campus-wide power outage Tuesday.
Sempra Energy Bids $9.45 billion To Buy Dallas-Based OncorSempra Energy is buying Texas power transmitter Oncor for $9.45 billion in cash, wresting it away from Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.
Hot Texas Weather Puts Heavy Strain On Electric GridFriday is expected to be the hottest day of the summer so far across the DFW area. Many people will want to crank the air conditioning, but that can put a heavy strain on the electric grid.
Shop Owner Warns Of Phone Scam After Losing $400A local store owner is telling his story of falling victim to a phone scam in hopes that others won’t do the same.
Oncor Closing Downtown Fort Worth Streets For Utility WorkTwo streets near the Convention Center in downtown Fort Worth are going to be closed today for underground work by utility crews.
Residents Clean Up After Night Of Storms, Power OutagesStorms blew through North Texas through early Saturday morning that left trails of shredded branches, piles of debris and even left thousands of people without power.
Some Cities Challenge Oncor's Proposed Electricity Rate IncreaseOncor is seeking to raise its electric rates to increase its revenue by 7½ percent.
Texas Electric Regulators Nix Proposed $18B Sale Of OncorTexas regulators have rejected the proposed more than $18 billion sale of Dallas-based Oncor Electric Delivery Co. to NextEra Energy Inc.
Hundreds Send "Message To Heaven" For Lopez BrothersTaken too soon but not forgotten, crowds gathered at Oakland Lake Park in Fort Worth to remember two brothers who were electrocuted by a downed power line.
Family Mourns Young Brothers Killed By Exposed Power LineA makeshift memorial of shiny, Mylar balloons, flowers and colorful pinwheels appeared next to the wooded area where two brothers died as one tried to save the other from electrocution on a downed power line.
Brothers Killed By Downed Power Lines In Fort WorthThe family members of two young brothers are coping with a devastating loss after the kids died at a Fort Worth park. It happened on Wednesday night near Oakland Lake Park because of a downed power line.

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