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Thousands Watch As Giraffe Gives Birth At Dallas Zoo

As the world watched, Katie, the giraffe, gave birth shortly after 6 pm to her second calf at the Dallas Zoo.

04/10/2015

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Drilling Debate: Should Cities Decide?

A proposed bill in the Texas legislature would limit cities’ powers to determine where or even if drilling for oil and gas should be allowed.

04/09/2015

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Dallas Zoo To Live Stream Giraffe Birth On Internet

The Dallas Zoo is getting attention from around the world for something that hasn’t even happened yet.

04/06/2015

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Three Irving Earthquakes In 24 Hours

Three earthquakes shook the Irving area Thursday, the largest was a 3.3 magnitude.

04/02/2015

Woodland Trust Inspect Trees For Signs Of Ash Dieback Disease

Pop-Up Park Brings Greenspace To Deep Ellum Neighborhood

The park – complete with turf, trees, music venue space and park benches – will occupy a 150 foot block of Crowdus Street between Elm and Main.

04/01/2015

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Possum Kingdom Lake Recovering From Algae

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department said Wednesday that Possum Kingdom Lake has shown signs of recovery after a 2010 fish kill that was blamed on golden alga.

04/01/2015

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With Water Restrictions Easing Soon, Will Residents Return To Old Ways?

A Frisco man is determined to never water his yard again.

03/27/2015

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Water Project At Drought Stricken Texas Lake Could Help Some

A lot of North Texans know the drill, harsh water restrictions, that for some, only allow outdoor watering twice a month. But a massive project at one of the hardest hit lakes in the region could at least help some.

CBS 11–03/25/2015

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Texas Lawmakers Propose Bills To Regulate Drilling Statewide

If you think gas wells are too close to homes and schools, wait until you hear how much closer they could be getting.

03/23/2015

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Bill Would Allow Businesses To Cut Down Trees Around Billboards

A Texas lawmaker is proposing a bill that would allow businesses to cut down trees along highways and interstates so that billboards would be more visible.

03/23/2015

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North Texas Wildlife Hospital & Rehab Center In Danger Of Closing

It saves thousands of lives a year, as the only hospital and rehabilitation center of its kind in North Texas, but is in danger of shutting down.

CBSDFW.COM–03/20/2015

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Lone Star State City To Get Electricity Exclusively From Solar & Wind

A city in central Texas will be among the first in the U.S. to get its electricity exclusively from solar and wind energy.

03/18/2015

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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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