9/11

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Innovative Program Offers Preventative Paramedic Care

Plano’s fire department has launched an innovative program that involves paramedics hitting the streets and responding to medical problems at homes before people call 911.

11/20/2014

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Trending: 9/11 Photo On Social Media, Facebook Auto-Delete, Apparently Kid Is Back

A look at the stories trending on social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more.

09/12/2014

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Member Of ‘Swatting’ Ring Pleads Guilty In Texas

Prosecutors in Dallas say a member of a “swatting” ring that made hoax 911 calls has pleaded guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts.

07/30/2014

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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

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Driver Dials 911 After Highway Shooting

A newly released 911 call illustrates the fear a driver felt moments after a bullet shattered her front windshield.

CBS 11–05/06/2014

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FCC Urges Hotels To Implement New 9-1-1 Dialing System

The Federal Communications Commission says more hotel and motel operators are allowing guests to dial 9-1-1 directly in the event of an emergency.

03/27/2014

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Thousands Of Hotels Don’t Have Direct 911

Thousands of hotels do not allow guests to directly reach emergency services when they dial 911, according to a national survey taken after a death in a Texas motel.

03/25/2014

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Interview: Man Who Called 911 Because Handcuffs Too Tight

A man sitting in the Dallas County Jail has explained to us why he says he called 911 on himself — after escaping from police.

CBS 11–02/26/2014

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Alameel Sought Bin Laden’s Capture In 2000

A Texas Democrat running for U.S. Senate said that he negotiated in Afghanistan before 9/11, hoping to convince the Taliban to turn over Osama bin Laden.

02/19/2014

Kevin Turner

KT’s Vortex

KT reveals his favorite 911 call of all time.

105.3 The Fan–02/17/2014

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9/11 Flight Attendant Wings & Pin On Display In Fort Worth

It was a long, tragic journey home for a set of American Airlines flight attendant wings and pin. The items were found in the rubble after terrorists crashed flight 77 into the Pentagon on 9/11.

01/30/2014

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FCC Member Studying Texas 911 Case

A grandfather’s initiative to allow hotel guests to dial 911 without having to press 9 first has received attention from an FCC official who is now seeking more information.

01/16/2014

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