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Dallas School Pitches In To Give Mother, Five Kids New Home

A Dallas school comes together to help a family after a fire took their home.

03/18/2015

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Dallas ISD Student Discipline Problem Still Needs Work

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter DALLAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – New numbers suggest the Dallas Independent School District still has work to do in addressing its discipline gap. Last month, a survey out of UCLA found that […]

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Princeton High School Under High Alert After Social Media Threat

Some Princeton ISD parents say they’re furious about the way the district communicated details of a shooting threat.

03/18/2015

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Texas Senate Approves Concealed Campus Carry Gun Bill

The Texas Senate has given preliminary approval to allowing concealed handguns in college classrooms, a day after passing a measure allowing open carry of guns most everywhere else in America’s second most-populous state.

03/18/2015

BUS

School Bus Crashes Into Fort Worth Building

Emergency workers in Fort Worth responded to a crash on Wednesday morning involving a school bus and another vehicle. The crash sent the school bus into a nearby laundromat.

03/18/2015

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Princeton ISD On High Alert After Threat

Schools in the Princeton ISD are on high alert Wednesday after a threat was made on social media. Police have a suspect in custody, but precautions are still being made.

03/18/2015

Sigma-Chi

University Of Houston Suspends Fraternity For Alleged Hazing

The University of Houston president suspended the university’s Sigma Chi fraternity chapter in the wake of fraternity allegations at the chapter.

03/17/2015

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Texas Senate OKs Plan To Let Some Students Bypass Test Rules

The Texas Senate has approved allowing thousands of high school seniors to graduate this year despite failing one of the standardized exams needed to earn a diploma.

03/17/2015

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Plan Rating Schools With Letter Grades Headed To Full Senate

A plan to rate public schools statewide by letter grades A through F is headed to the full Senate. The Senate Education Committee approved the much-watched bill Tuesday.

03/17/2015

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Weather Has Softball Players Singing, “Rain, Rain, Go Away!”

With more rain headed toward North Texas, a local college softball team is trying to make up for lost time — while they can.

03/16/2015

Marks are left above a door on the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house where the greek letters for "SAE" used to hang on March 11, 2015 in Norman, Oklahoma. (credit: Brett Deering/Getty Images)

OU Incident Spotlights Race Problems In Frats

Their reputations sullied by race-tainted incidents, many colleges are clamping down on campus fraternities.

03/16/2015

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Lawyer Says Goal Is To Protect SAE Fraternity Members Rights

The actions of some fraternity members at the University of Oklahoma caught engaging in a racist chant are inexcusable, but student members still have rights that must be protected, an attorney hired to represent the local chapter said Friday.

03/13/2015