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Fort Worth's new thoroughfare plan aims for more variety in street design

Fort Worth is launching a review of its master thoroughfare plan aimed at accommodating continued suburban growth and central city redevelopment with a greater variety of streets and more efficient traffic flow.

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Holt Hickman, businessman who helped preserve Stockyards, dies at 82

Longtime Fort Worth businessman, philanthropist and preservationist Holt Hickman died Nov. 15, 2014, at the age of 82.

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UPDATE: Could American Airlines move its headquarters?

A key linchpin in the Fort Worth economy, American Airlines Group Inc., is considering sites for a new headquarters, possibly outside the city, the airline’s CEO said this morning.

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Crestwood area hoping to block planned office building

Residents of West Fort Worth’s Crestwood Association are trying to block the rezoning of a small apartment complex at White Settlement Road and North Bailey Avenue to make way for a planned office building, saying it would represent the start of commercial encroachment into their neighborhood.

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Tiger Woods takes a swing at Fort Worth's Dan Jenkins - in print anyway

Rarely does Golf Digest make the news. Leave it to Dan Jenkins to change that.

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Opinion >>

Sally Jenkins

Jenkins: The NCAA has outlived its usefulness; let’s bury it

The need to dissolve the NCAA and put its Indianapolis headquarters into foreclosure has been fully demonstrated in the past weeks.

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Jenkins: RG III needs to learn that he has a lot to learn

A rookie quarterback outplayed Robert Griffin III. That is an inescapable fact, and Washington must confront it if its loss to the Minnesota Vikings isn't going to be fatal for its season.

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Jenkins: Concussions are the black lung of the NFL

Since the NFL insists on behaving like the coal industry circa 1969, the only solution to its problems is for Congress to step in and regulate the business of these 32 billionaire plunderers.

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Jenkins: Others may doubt him but Eli Manning never wavers

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Eli Manning is still hanging around with that downbeat attitude, the slope shouldered, shambling body language that makes his critics question him, but which has given him such mental durability in the NFL. Does anything ever seem to bother him? Anything? Ever?

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Jenkins: Are Redskins, Robert Griffin III kidding themselves?

Self-esteem is great; self-deception is not. The Washington Redskins don't seem to know the difference.

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Jenkins: NFL commissioner’s actions in Rice case too little and way too late

That NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is unduly vain and self-serving, with his eye on some further prize, has always been obvious. That he obfuscates and evades on tough issues unless they are convenient for him, that his convictions are highly selective and so is his enforcement, has never been more apparent.

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Sally Jenkins: Davis out of Little League World Series, women out of sports spotlight

Mo'ne Davis is out of the Little League World Series, leaving behind a perishing impression of a pitching arm like a lariat, and those alert tourmaline eyes. For all of the American male self-congratulation for treating Davis as an "athlete" instead of a girl, the fact is that Davis' ability to command sports media attention post-puberty is highly in doubt and subject to their apathy.

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Let’s face it – Tiger’s a wreck, not a contender

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Tiger Woods was fully nine shots off the lead after the opening round of the PGA Championship, but the more telling numbers were these: He hit four one-handers and three wild tee shots, landing in a forest, a creek bed and over a fence. He was so far back that a couple of club pros and a 64-year-old were ahead of him.

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Dan Jenkins misses the British Open; Sally chronicles the misery

FORT WORTH – The British Open is better in Texas because you can watch it with barbecue. This is how my father has consoled himself while missing his first golf major championship in 45 years.

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Manziel – another Namath or another Lohan?

It's going to be really fun to watch Johnny Hungover try to play quarterback in the NFL with nightclub-baked eyes and the shakes.

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