Could A Co-Pay Curb Emergency Room Abuse?
A U.S. Representative is weighing in on the idea of charging a co-pay to Medicaid patients who go to North Texas hospital emergency rooms for non-emergency reasons.
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Non-Emergency Visits Costing North Texas Taxpayers MillionsA Consumer Justice investigation found millions of taxpayer dollars paying for Medicaid patients to use the emergency room for non-emergency medical attention.
Dressing The Part At The Fort Worth Stock ShowThere are hundreds of shops at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, including ones that help you get dressed in proper country attire -- cowboy hats and boots.
Getting Financially Fit!Private wealth advisory Derrick Kinney shares tips on savings and cutting expenses.
Claire's Says No Asbestos Found In MakeupThis announcement comes more than a week after the children's retailer pulled nine items from store shelves over asbestos concerns.
Consumer Justice Alert Over Possible Toxic Children's MakeupAn independent lab in North Carolina found Temolite asbestos in all nine products tested.
Retail Gasoline Prices In Texas Increase This WeekA greater demand for gasoline during the busy holiday travel season has contributed to an increase this week in retail gas prices in Texas and the rest of the country.

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Anne Elise Parks' Weather UpdateA severe weather threat moves through North Texas Sunday evening.
3 Killed After Haltom City Police Chase Ends In CrashThree people were killed after a Haltom City police chase ended in a crash in Grapevine this morning.
Store Clerk Shot, Killed During Garland RobberyA clerk was shot and killed after a struggle with two suspects during a robbery at a Garland convenience store late Saturday night.

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Anne Elise Parks' Weather UpdateA severe weather threat moves through North Texas Sunday evening.
3 Killed After Haltom City Police Chase Ends In CrashThree people were killed after a Haltom City police chase ended in a crash in Grapevine this morning.
Store Clerk Shot, Killed During Garland RobberyA clerk was shot and killed after a struggle with two suspects during a robbery at a Garland convenience store late Saturday night.

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