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Collection Notices May Have Texans Sending $ They Don’t Owe

You may receive a very legitimate looking notice in the mail that could have you forking over money you may not owe. It’s from Collect Pros.

CBS 11–06/03/2015

An employee of Sotheby's auction house poses with 'The Sunrise Ruby', a rare Burmese ruby weighing 25.59 carats and estimated to sell for $12-18 million, during a press preview in London on April 8, 2015. The gemstone will be at auction in Geneva in May 2015. (credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Is Your Jewelry Real?

What would you do if you found out the stone in one of your favorite jewelry pieces is mostly glass?

05/18/2015

DFR firefighter Stanley A. Wilson. (credit: Dallas Fire Rescue)

A Firefighter’s Widow Demands Change… And The Mayor Responds

A veteran firefighter’s widow has accused the City of Dallas and its fire department of a coverup in her husband’s death – an accusation Dallas fire officials deny.

CBS 11–04/16/2015

Fort Worth Police Chief Jeff Halstead (credit: CBS 11 News)

Ethics Reviews Come Amid Ties Between Police Chiefs & Taser Int’l

Two big cities are reviewing their ethics policies after the CBS 11 News I-Team and The Associated Press reported on how their police chiefs were closely linked to a company that won contracts to supply officers with body cameras.

03/06/2015

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No Carbon Monoxide Detectors In Most North Texas Schools

According to Texas law, schools are not required to have carbon monoxide monitors.

03/03/2015

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Dallas Cowboys’ Dez Bryant Mentioned In 2011 Police Report

According to a police report, obtained by the CBS 11 I-Team, someone reported a man dragging Bryant’s girlfriend from Bryant’s car.

02/26/2015

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Moldy Front-Loading Washing Machines Result In Class Action Suits

It’s helped tackle dirty laundry, using less energy, less water, and less detergent. However, front-load washing machines may be triggering more service calls, more trouble, and more lawsuits than manufacturers ever expected.

CBS 11–02/17/2015

Joyce Floral Day 6 (credit: Brian New/CBS 11 News)

Rose Test: Do More Expensive Roses Last Longer?

With millions of roses expected to be sold this week for Valentine’s Day, we wanted to know if more expensive roses last long than less expenses ones.

CBS 11–02/09/2015

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A Look At Educators, Students & Electronic Media Policies

Teachers behaving badly – It’s not a new problem, but new modes of communication are making inappropriate comments and relationships all too easy.

CBS 11–02/02/2015

Kennedale High School teacher Brittni Nicole Colleps has been found guilty of having sexual intercourse with students at her Arlington home. (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Kennedale Teacher Convicted Of Improper Relationships Released

A female teacher sentenced to five years in prison for having group sex with her students. A jury sentenced Brittni Colleps’ in August 2012. Less than two and half years later, the former Kennedale ISD teacher is back home.

CBS 11–01/06/2015

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Top 5 Surprising Items You Can And Should Negotiate

Few people buy a car or a home without negotiating the price, so why stop there?

CBS 11–11/13/2014

DALCO computers

Dallas Council Calls For Audit Of DPD Contract & Computer System

No references – No problem! The CBS 11 I-Team confirms Dallas city staffers never checked a company’s references before awarding a multi-million dollar computer system contract.

CBS 11–11/12/2014

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