A cold winter rain suddenly turned to ice west of Fort Worth Friday afternoon, coating trees and power lines.
In the south Dallas community targeted by a serial rapist, relief is giving way to questions. How does a community watch volunteer become a suspected sexual predator?
Electric bills have long been take-it-or-leave-it affairs: Pay one rate for power, no matter when you used it. Now they are increasingly offering deals that sound like cell phone promotions: Free nights, free weekends and pre-paid plans.
A Dallas-based power company says it is considering filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to restructure $32 billion in debt.
The agency that oversees most of the Texas power grid says future power projections have improved but the state could still struggle with peak demand — possibly even next summer.
For more than two hours there was no public business taking place at Fort Worth City Hall. The building was temporarily closed to the public after a power outage.
The largest solar storm in five years is racing toward Earth, threatening to unleash a torrent of charged particles that could disrupt power grids, GPS and airplane flights.
The electric grid operator is asking businesses and residential consumers to conserve energy.
When neighbors called Dallas police to report two people stealing copper wire from Martha Cruz’s Oak Cliff home, it was all a mix-up. But little did Cruz expect she’d be taken to jail.
The record setting heat wave continues to zap the power supply in North Texas. Homes and businesses in the area are being asked to conserve electricity, and many building owners are making sure they are doing their part.
Some Denton neighbors are upset with city hall over plans that would put new power lines close to their homes. The current power line runs near the East Oaks subdivision.
With freezing temperatures, ice and high winds you can expect power outages all across the North Texas area.