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Relief For Families Who Went For Days Without Power

The power is back on tonight for more than 100 residents at Park Creek Manor in Oak Cliff.

07/24/2014

LeBron James of the Miami Heat sits on the sidelines after cramping up during Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs, June 5, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas.  The Spurs defeated the Heat 110-95, taking to lead the series 1-0.  (Photo ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami Can’t Handle The Heat

Initially, many involved joked about how the conditions in the sweltering AT&T Center on Thursday for Game 1 of the NBA Finals reminded of sepia-toned memories. When we played poor. When we played outside.

06/06/2014

wide-angle photograph prior to the game of the San Antonio Spurs against the Miami Heat (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat-Spurs And Heat: Game 1 Air Conditioning Fails

Players were placing ice bags on their necks while sitting on the bench and during timeouts, and Heat star LeBron James told teammates during a stoppage in play that ‘they’re trying to smoke us out of here.’

06/06/2014

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Texas Prison System Pays $750K To Cool Down Pig Barns

The Texas prison system is paying $750,000 for climate-controlled barns for use in its pig farming program.

08/17/2013

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BBB: Triple-Digit Temps Mean More A/C Repair Scams

With triple-digit heat in the forecast for at least the next few days North Texans are truly appreciating air conditioning, but with the hot weather comes an increase in a/c repair rip-offs.

CBSDFW.COM–08/01/2013

An inmate waits for the bars to a dorm at a minimum-security facility in Texas to be opened. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

Texas Prisons Face More Lawsuits Over No A/C

An advocacy group has sued the Texas prison system blaming 13 inmate deaths since 2007 on hot conditions in units without air conditioning.

06/14/2013

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Dallas Apartment Fire Damages A/C Units

An apartment complex near Dallas Love Field will be without cool air on Tuesday after a fire damaged the building that houses their boiler room and air conditioning units.

04/16/2013

An air conditioning repairman was severely burned while working on the roof of a Fort Worth food market. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Air Conditioning Repairman Burned While Working On Roof

An air conditioning repairman remained hospitalized Friday afternoon after getting burned while working on the roof of a Fort Worth food market.

08/03/2012

The Indigo Apartments in north Oak Cliff. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas Apartment Tenants Coping Without A/C

Keeping healthy and safe in the North Texas heat can be challenging. But imagine trying to do it without air conditioning. More than 300 tenants at one North Texas apartment complex are facing that challenge.

CBSDFW.COM–08/02/2012

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Getting Help For The Summer Heat

The Dallas County Health and Human Services department is teamed up with the Phi Beta Siga Fraternity to help provide air conditioning units to people in need.

07/14/2012

In-window air conditioners for sale. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Free Air Conditioning Units Throughout The Summer

Dallas County Health and Human services are providing free-air conditioning units for residents throughout the summer.

07/07/2012

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A/C Coolant Cost Triples In The Past 6 Months

The price to stay cool just went through the roof. But it’s not the energy bill, it’s the coolant used in air conditioning units: The cost of freon has tripled in the past six months.

07/03/2012

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