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Texas Red Cross Locations In Need Of Volunteers

With rain continuing across the state, the Red Cross is looking for more volunteers. From flooding in Austin and Houston, to tornadoes in Van and Cisco, it’s been a busy month for the Red Cross.

CBSDFW.COM–05/15/2015

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Watch Out For Storm-Chasing Con Artists

Victims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.

05/13/2015

Lost and found photo wall set up by Red Cross in Van.
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Lost And Found For Photos Found Across Van After Tornado

When Mother Nature is at its worse, often humanity is at its best. Check out the lost and found photo wall set up by the Red Cross.

05/12/2015

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NWS: At Least 8 Tornadoes Touched Down In Texas Sunday

A band of tornadoes that swept across parts of rural Texas over the weekend flattened buildings, tore the roofs off other structures and forced people to rush for shelter, the National Weather Service said Monday.

04/27/2015

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Five-Alarm Apartment Fire Leaves 54 Without A Home

Hundreds of residents displaced after fire destroys apartment building.

CBS 11–11/02/2014

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New Red Cross Disaster Warehouse In DFW

A new American Red Cross disaster supplies warehouse in Arlington has the distinction of being the relief group’s biggest facility to serve the most people.

08/20/2014

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Red Cross To Open Massive Disaster Supply Center In Arlington

The American Red Cross is set to open the nation’s largest disaster supplies warehouse in Arlington capable of supporting up to 100,000 Americans.

08/15/2014

James Guiden looks through what is left of his house after a tornado yesterday tore through the area for the second time in three years, on April 28, 2014 in Mayflower, Arkansas. (credit: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Tornado Victims In The South Assess Damages

A tornado outbreak has killed dozens of people across the southern states over the past two days, and the threat of severe weather continues for many others on Tuesday.

04/29/2014

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Red Cross Tests New Dallas-Based ‘Digital Operations Center’

In preparation for expected severe weather in the greater metroplex area, the American Red Cross tested its recently unveiled Digital Operations Center between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday at its 4800 Harry Hines Blvd. location.

04/26/2014

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Fire Rips Through East Dallas Apartment Complex

A four-alarm fire that broke out around 3:24 a.m. Saturday at the Mayan Palms Apartments on Hunnicut Road in Dallas has displaced at least 50 residents.

04/12/2014

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Irving Apartment Fire Injures Three, Displaces More Than 80 Residents

A four-alarm fire that broke out around 1:53 a.m. Saturday at the Finley Terrace Apartments of Irving has displaced more than 80 residents.

03/22/2014

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Investigators Searching For Cause Of Fire That Killed 2-Year-Old Girl

Dozens tried to console a Dallas mother as she fell to her knees in tears Sunday night at a vigil outside an East Oak Cliff apartment where her 2-year-old daughter died in a fire earlier that day.

02/23/2014

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