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Texas’ Biggest Black Willow Tree Cut Down In Error

At one time it was the biggest Black Willow tree in Texas. But now it is a pile of debris and wood chips, cut down by accident by a city of Dallas contractor grinding stumps.

02/04/2015

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Landmark Dallas Tree Cut Down By Mistake

The largest black willow in the State of Texas has been accidentally cut down in the White Rock Lake area of Dallas. A contract crew grinding tree stumps made the mistake.

02/04/2015

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Texas Officials Begin Evaluating 48 Water Plan Applications

Texas water officials will start to evaluate applications seeking $5.5 billion for projects as part of the state’s water plan.

02/04/2015

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Senate Passes Bill Approving Keystone XL

The Senate approved a bipartisan bill to construct the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a presidential veto threat and setting up the first of many battles with the White House.

01/30/2015

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Colorado Geophysicists Work To Find Cause Of North Texas Quakes

The chandeliers swing, the pictures tilt and the chair shakes. Then people in Irving wait. While they wonder if they just felt another earthquake, someone in a small office 800 miles away, is trying to confirm it.

CBS 11–01/29/2015

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EPA Holds Smog Hearing In Arlington

The EPA is holding a public hearing in Arlington on Thursday on its proposal to tighten the national standard on smog.

01/29/2015

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Residents Pack Irving City Hall For Earthquake Meeting

You might say the recent North Texas earthquakes have shaken officials into action. The four earthquakes that rumbled under the city of Irving Tuesday sent an overflow crowd in search of answers.

CBSDFW.COM–01/20/2015

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Multiple Earthquakes Shake Irving

It’s happened again. The U.S. Geological Survey confirms that multiple earthquakes have rattled Irving on Tuesday.

01/20/2015

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Standing Room Crowd For Public Irving Earthquake Meeting

For the first time, seismologists are using the word “swarm” to describe all of the rumbling in and around the city of Irving.

CBSDFW.COM–01/15/2015

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Dallas Safari Club Opens 2015 Convention With Little Controversy

It was the Fall of 2013 when the Dallas Safari Club attracted worldwide attention for putting together an auction for the chance to hunt a black rhino in Africa. The Club opened its 2015 convention Thursday, absent of that kind of controversy.

CBS 11–01/15/2015

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Another Earthquake Shakes Residents In The City Of Irving

Once again — the earth is moving in Irving. The United States Geological Survey has confirmed a 2.3 magnitude tremor happened at 1:02 p.m.

CBSDFW.COM–01/14/2015

The logo of American carmaker General Motors (GM) is seen at the opening of a car show. (credit: Getty Images/Nicholas Ratzenboeck/AFP)

GM Set To Introduce $30,000 Electric Car

General Motors is expected to roll out a new electric vehicle priced for the masses, one that is cheaper than its current electric car, which has not sold as well as expected.

01/12/2015

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Arlington, Chevy, EcoMedia Partner To Beautify Park

The Chevrolet EcoAd grant paid for green improvements around Randol Mill Park. Those involved hosted a dedication ceremony on May 7, 2011.

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