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CPR That Saved Dad A Result Of Teen Wanting To Get Summer Tan

If you ask one particular Dallas teenager how he picked his summer job, he’ll say it was all about getting a tan. But we discovered the choice proved to be more life changing than that.

CBS 11–07/29/2015

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Texas Officer Helps Choking Driver After Cell Phone Stop

A Texas police officer who pulled over a driver for illegal use of a cellphone ended up helping the woman, who was trying to call 911 while choking.

07/14/2015

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Trial Begins For Ex-Husband Of Murdered 911 Caller Deanna Cook

The murder trial is underway for the Balch Springs man accused of killing Deanna Cook. Cook is the North Texas woman whose physical attack and murder was recorded during a 911 call that she had placed for help.

CBSDFW.COM–05/18/2015

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Police Release 911 Call That Lead Up To Crash After Chase

Police in The Colony released a very dramatic 911 call Thursday, that was recorded while two men were being chased by another group of individuals.

CBS 11–03/19/2015

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NRH Police Searching For Attackers Of 93-Year Old Man

A 93 year old North Richland Hills man was been beaten and robbed in his garage and police are looking for his attackers.

03/04/2015

Homicide Suspect Charged In Death Of Grandfather

Investigators say Diego Preciado choked his grandfather to death while his grandmother tried to stop him.

02/24/2015

Firemen work to stop a fire. (credit: Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty Images)

Neighbors: Dallas 911 Confusion Delayed House Fire Help

As flames shot through the roof of a house in far north Dallas, neighbor Marques Lundy says he had to take action.

CBS 11–01/30/2015

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Arlington Road Rage Incident Ends With Gunfire & Arrest

An Arlington Independent School District teaching assistant is shaken, after police say a man shot into her minivan in an apparent case of road rage.

CBS 11–01/21/2015

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Dallas Releases 911 Call For First Ebola Patient

A woman calling 911 to summon an ambulance for a man who later died of Ebola described him as vomiting at a Dallas apartment.

10/14/2014

Balch Springs councilwoman Wanda Adams. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Councilwoman Accused Of Abusing 911 Emergency System

It was an act that was allegedly intended to make a point. Now a North Texas city councilwoman is in hot water with police who say she abused the 911 emergency system.

CBSDFW.COM–09/19/2014

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911 Calls Highlight Dangers Of Rising Waters

Many people found themselves in dangerous situations across northern Denton County early Thursday morning as flooding rainfall moved across the area.

07/18/2014

Claire Sullivan, 6, is recognized for her bravery by the City of Arlington, after calling 911 to try and get help for her grandmother. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

6-Year-Old Texas Hero Honored For Placing Lifesaving 911 Call

Six-year-old Claire Sullivan’s grandmother was babysitting her at her Arlington apartment when a 20 minute, life-or-death drama began to unfold.

CBS 11–07/08/2014

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