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A train is stopped at the top of the Texas Giant on July 10, 2011 after an operator heard a strange sound. (Credit: Joe Flores)

Strange Noise Makes Six Flags Operator Shut Off Texas Giant

A Six Flags operator heard a strange noise come from the 14-story Texas Giant Sunday, causing him to stop the ride and leave about two-dozen riders stuck at the top.


A parking lot for a water park sits directly behind homes in Trophy Club.

Trophy Club Residents Say City Built Too Close To Homes

Some Trophy Club homeowners say a pirate ship has hijacked the scenic view they once had from their backyards and the city hasn’t stood by its own ordinances.