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Musician Turns 9/11 Survivor Stories Into Songs

A dozen years after 9/11, an American musician has turned memories of grief into survivor songs — some of them surprisingly joyous.

09/02/2013

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Tarrant County Cities Sharing 911 Dispatch Centers

When you call 911 for emergency help in Watauga, you’re speaking with the Watauga Police Department — right? Not necessarily.

KRLD–08/14/2013

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Emergency Texting An Option In Collin County

Beginning in July, seven emergency call centers – the Collin County Sheriff’s Office, as well as McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Prosper, Murphy, and Sachse police departments – can now receive text messages from Verizon Wireless phones.

07/21/2013

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Twenty-Two Year Old Killed In South Dallas

A 22-year-old man was found and shot and killed early Friday morning at a southern Dallas apartment complex, according to Dallas police.

07/05/2013

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911 Call Centers Need Major Upgrades, Funding To Receive Text Messages

For younger generations, texting is a way of life. It’s how they make plans, share gossip, and it’s how many would expect they could make a cry for help.

CBS 11–06/06/2013

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Texas’ Elite Search & Rescue Team Recalls Finding Closure In West

When the fertilizer plant in West exploded, Texas Task Force One was called in to search the area closest to the plant for survivors. They didn’t find any.

05/08/2013

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Frantic 911 Calls Released From Maypearl Shootings

It was March 20, and Jeri Whitener was sitting in her rural Ellis County home, when she heard someone enter a door.

04/10/2013

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Active Shooter Drill Conducted At Irving School

The Irving ISD was closed on Friday, but one campus was still buzzing with emergency officials, staff members and student volunteers as an active shooter drill was conducted.

03/29/2013

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Flight Attendants Fighting Knife Rule Reversal

Flight attendants with American Airlines are handing out papers to North Texas travelers as a demonstration against the TSA’s decision to allow some knives back on airplanes.

03/28/2013

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DPD: Most 911 Calls Answered In 10 Seconds

After sweeping changes to the Dallas 911 Communications Center, calls for help should ring no more than two times before being answered, according to the Dallas Police Department.

CBS 11–03/25/2013

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Dallas Reviewing Improvements To 911 System

Officials in Dallas are taking a closer look at improvements made to the city’s 911 system on Monday.

03/25/2013

911 Call To Report Stuck Gas Pedal Reveals System Problems

Speeding down I-30 at 120 miles an hour, 16-year-old Elez Lushaj dialed 911.

CBS 11–02/27/2013

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