Jack Fink

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Jack moved to Dallas after three years at WESH-TV, the NBC affiliate in Orlando. While there, he worked to become the station’s investigative reporter. Among the┬ástories he broke was a series on Orlando firefighters’ claims that the city ignored their serious medical problems to save money. Jack won an Associated Press award and the International Association of Firefighters’ award for those reports.

Before Orlando, Jack won other awards for his reporting at the Orange County Newschannel in Orange County, California, and WINK-TV, the CBS affiliate in Fort Myers, Florida. He began in television news in 1990 as a reporter and anchor for WUTR-TV, the ABC affiliate in Utica, New York.

Jack studied in Spain for a semester as part of a study abroad program. During his senior year, Jack became a radio news anchor and reporter for WHEN-AM in Syracuse.

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Iraq & Afghanistan War Veteran: Don’t Take New Terror Threat Lightly

Scott LaMarca of Plano knows first hand about the war against terror. He was a non-commissioned officer who looked for roadside explosive devices. Now LaMarca is advising Americans not to take the new terror threat lightly.

CBS 11–09/24/2014

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Collin County Residents Hope To Slam Brakes On Proposed Toll Road

Hundreds of North Texas residents are worried a proposed toll road being reviewed for placement somewhere in the Blacklands Corridor, from Garland, into Rockwall, Collin and Hunt counties, could run through their neighborhood.

CBS 11–09/23/2014

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Jury Selection Begins In Kaufman Murders; Many Unhappy Trial Moved

Prosecutors and defense attorneys began interviewing the first three potential jurors in the upcoming Eric Williams murder trial, which made national headlines last year.

CBS 11–09/22/2014

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NFL Taking Public Relations Hit For Off-Field Controversies

With the Ray Rice video, Adrian Peterson’s child abuse charges, the lawsuit against Jerry Jones, and the league’s evolving drug policy — the NFL is taking a big public relations hit.

09/17/2014

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Dallas Police Association Offers 10-Point Reform Plan For DPD

A new survey finds many of the officers at the Dallas Police Department, who residents and business owners rely on, have a low morale. The head of the city’s largest police union says 80% of their members are unhappy on the job.

09/16/2014

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How Far Is Too Far When Using Corporal Punishment?

Eddie Reeves doesn’t shy away from it: as a child, he says his mother spanked him with switches or tree branches. But a child psychologist says in general, physical punishment is not effective.

CBS 11–09/15/2014

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No Toll Lanes For U.S. 75 In Plano & Richardson

After an outcry from Collin County residents and leaders, regional transportation planners officially slammed the brakes on a controversial plan to introduce tolls on a busy North Texas highway.

09/11/2014

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No Weapons Found During Search Of Eric Williams’ Kaufman House

The FBI’s evidence response team and Kaufman County Sheriffs Department returned to accused murderer Eric Williams’ house early Thursday morning.

09/11/2014

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Wendy Davis Book Tour Reveals More About Her Life Story

As she enters the final two months of the campaign, Democratic candidate for Governor Wendy Davis is once again revealing more about her life in her newly released memoir, “Forgetting To Be Afraid.”

CBS 11–09/08/2014

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PD Releases New Details On Frisco Couple Found Dead

Frisco police said inside the house on Mountain View Lane, they found 43-year-old Sumeet Dhawan with signs of blunt force trauma to the head.

CBS 11–09/05/2014

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Protests Planned Over Sam Joining Cowboys

On its website Thursday, the American Decency Association says it is not the group using the name “American Decency” headed by Jack Burkman that is organizing the protest Sunday

CBS 11–09/04/2014

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Medical Examiner Identifies Bodies Found In House

The Collin County Medical Examiner confirmed Thursday evening the two bodies found at a home on Mountain View Lane are Sumeet Dhawan, 43, and his wife Pallavi Dhawan, 39.

09/04/2014

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