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Fort Worth Looking To Expand, Build Convention & Visitor Spaces

Nearly a million people attend events in and around the Fort Worth Convention Center every year. Now, event planners say they’re running out of room for them all.

CBS 11–06/10/2014

A general view of signage for the NCAA Men's Final Four at AT&T Stadium on March 31, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

North Texas Showing Signs That Final Four Is Finally Here

From Dallas to Arlington to Fort Worth, there are signs that the upcoming Final Four NCAA games are near.

04/02/2014

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Visitors Prepared For Zoo Mayhem Get Spring Break Surprise

It’s become a traditional Spring Break sight — throngs of people and lines of traffic at the Fort Worth Zoo. This year the visitors, who had prepared for the mayhem, received some surprises.

CBS 11–03/12/2014

People watch a historical broadcast about the life of former President John F. Kennedy near Dealey Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

The Final Hours Of A Full Day Of Remembrance

The skies were grey and so was the mood for the thousands who went to Dealey Plaza Friday. The emotions of the dark day in Dallas returned for some and were felt for the first time by others.

CBSDFW.COM–11/22/2013

Texas Flag High Winds

Survey Says: Texas Is The Least Favorite U.S. State

Apparently, no one pays attention to the motto “Don’t Mess with Texas” — except Texans. In a nationwide survey by Business Insider, Texas was voted the “least favored state in the nation.

CBS 11–08/22/2013

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DART Board Votes On New Downtown Tourist Shuttle Service

DART could start a new shuttle bus service in downtown this summer. On Monday the Transportation and Environment Council Committee was briefed on the $1.2 million Downtown Dallas Shuttle Project.

CBSDFW.COM–05/14/2013

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Bush Library Considered North Texas Economic Gem

The George W. Bush Presidential Center, what’s being called a prestigious gem for SMU, will be dedicated on Thursday and publicly opened May 1.

The presidential library and museum is a prestigious gem for SMU.

04/23/2013

Texas v Rice

Up-To-The-Minute Cowboys Draft Visitors List

The number of Dallas Cowboys’ pre-Draft visitors this week that I’ve verified is up to 25, spanning everyone from possible selections with the No. 18 overall pick in the April 25 NFL Draft to little-known late-round prospects.

105.3 The Fan–04/03/2013