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Travelers File Suit Vs. Two N. Texas Airlines Over High AirfaresThis comes after news last week, the government was looking into whether the airlines are price-fixing.
Feds Appeal Texas Judge's Rule Change Blocking Gay-Couple's Medical Benefits The U.S. Justice Department is appealing a federal judge in Texas' temporarily blocking federal rules that would have expanded medical leave benefits to some gay couples.
Judge: Sanctions Possible In Obama Immigration Court CaseA federal judge who has blocked President Barack Obama's immigration executive action suggested on Thursday that he could order sanctions against the Justice Department.
Fort Worth Among Cities Chosen For Project On Curbing Racial BiasFort Worth is in a group of six U.S. cities that will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial bias and improving ties between law enforcement and communities.
Judge Orders Hearing On Allegations In Immigration LawsuitThe judge who blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration has ordered the Justice Department to answer allegations that the government misled him about part of the plan.
Feds Ask Judge To Lift Hold On Obama's Immigration ActionThe U.S. government asked a federal judge Monday to lift his temporary hold on President Barack Obama's action to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.
Appeals Court Reinstates Texas Voter ID Law A federal appeals court has reinstated a Texas voter ID law that the U.S. Justice Department describes as the state's latest tool to suppress minorities in elections.
How Virgin America & Southwest Airlines Battled For Love Field GatesVirgin America created a public relations stir two weeks ago, when it landed at Dallas Love Field to announce new flights on Southwest Airlines' home turf.
Dallas Prepares Virgin America Approval For Love Field GatesCBS 11 News has learned new information about on the gate debate at Dallas Love Field Airport. A source has confirmed that Dallas city manager A.C. Gonzalez is in the process of approving Virgin America's use of the gates in question.
Decision Expected Friday On Gates At Love Field AirportFor travelers at Dallas Love Field, a lot is at stake: Competition and the airfares you pay. Why else would the CEO's of both Southwest Airlines and Virgin America attend Wednesday's Dallas city council briefing?
Political Turbulence Over Future Of 2 Gates At Dallas Love FieldThe stakes are high and seem to be increasing in the battle over two gates at Dallas Love Field Airport. Top executives from three airlines attended the City Council's Transportation and Trinity River Project Committee meeting at Dallas City Hall.
Justice Department Settles Lawsuit, Clears Way For AA-US Airways MergerAfter months of legal turbulence, it will soon be smooth flying for American Airlines and US Airways. The U.S. Justice Department has settled its lawsuit, clearing the way for the airlines' $14 billion merger.