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26-story mixed-use tower planned at Taylor & Fifth in downtown Fort Worth

Jetta Operating Co., a 24-year-old privately held oil and gas company in Fort Worth, and a related entity plan a 26-story mixed-use tower downtown at Taylor and Fifth streets on a site once owned by the Star-Telegram.

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UPDATE: Six candidates file for two Water Board seats

Six candidates have filed for the two open seats on the Tarrant Regional Water Board, setting up a battle that could potentially shift the balance of power on the board and the priorities of one of the largest water districts in Texas.

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First restaurant tenant named for Waterside development

Zoes Kitchen will be the first restaurant tenant in Trademark Property's Whole Foods Market-anchored Waterside development in southwest Fort Worth,

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Fort Worth breaks ground on $8.6 million South Main renovation

Fort Worth Near Southsiders and city officials broke ground Monday on the 18-month rebuild of South Main Street between Vickery Boulevard and West Magnolia Avenue.

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Fort Worth Chamber names Small Business of the Year winners

A trampoline recreation business; an oilfield services company; a longtime aviation maintenance firm; a maker of electrical wiring harnesses. Those were the wide variety of businesses that received the 2015 Small Business of the Year Award from the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.

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Ties between police chiefs, body camera supplier prompt ethics reviews

Fort Worth and Salt Lake City are reviewing their ethics policies after The Associated Press reported on how their police chiefs were closely linked to a company that won contracts to supply officers with body cameras.

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Texas unemployment rate drops to 4.4 percent in January

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – The unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines, the Texas Workforce Commission said Friday.

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Sunday is when daylight saving time strikes again: Here are 5 myths

Daylight saving time strikes again Sunday at 2 a.m., at least for every state outside Hawaii and Arizona. Though DST has been a part of life in the United States since World War I, its origin and effects remain misunderstood, even by some of the lawmakers responsible for it. Here are some common myths about daylight saving time.

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Medical examiner: Fort Worth woman, child died of hypothermia

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – A medical examiner has ruled hypothermia as the cause of death for a Fort Worth woman and child whose unclothed bodies were found in a field about 200 yards from their wrecked car.

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Man dies in fall from Fort Worth bridge

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – Fort Worth police say icy conditions were likely a factor when a man fell to his death from an interstate bridge after getting out of his car following an accident in which his vehicle spun out of control.

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Harrison Ford crash lands vintage plane on golf course

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Harrison Ford crash-landed his World War II-era airplane on Thursday after losing engine power, suffering serious but not life-threatening injuries as he used his years of piloting prowess to bring down the plane on a golf course and avoid nearby homes in what one expert called a beautifully executed maneuver.

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North Texas learns lessons from past wintry weather events

DALLAS (AP) — Officials in North Texas said lessons learned from two winter storms that largely paralyzed the region in recent years have helped them handle a recent string of snow and ice. Some of the changes made include transportation crews having their own snow plows and a different salt solution being used to pretreat roads.

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Texas unemployment applications rise despite solid month of job gains expected for Feb.

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers are expected to follow the best three-month burst of hiring in 17 years with another solid round of job gains in February.

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Tesla, Oncor discuss $2 billion battery project

SAN FRANCISCO — Tesla Motors is staffing up for its new stationary-storage unit that will make battery packs and help founder Elon Musk expand beyond electric vehicles into providing energy for homes, businesses and utilities.

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