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You can adopt this sweet dog from the Humane Society May 27th - 31st for $20. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Humane Society Over Capacity With Animals Displaced By Storms

The Humane Society of North Texas has taken in hundreds off pets displaced by this month’s barrage of inclement weather.

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Texas Senate OKs Wrongful Conviction Exoneration Commission

The Texas Senate has approved a bill establishing an 11-member commission that will examine wrongful convictions.

05/26/2015

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Sharp Limits On Media Access To Records Likely To Be Dropped

The Texas lawmaker who wanted to bar media access to the names of people involved in traffic accidents now says it probably won’t survive a court challenge and will likely be dropped.

05/25/2015

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Constant Downpours Dampen Local Business Operations

Hundreds of curious onlookers are swarming the Continental Avenue Bridge and West Dallas Gateway in the Trinity River Corridor.

05/25/2015

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Texas House Passes Biker Safety Bill Days After Shooting

Texas lawmakers approved motorcycle safety legislation on Friday that supporters say was going to be discussed at the biker’s meeting in Waco where a deadly shootout erupted last weekend.

05/22/2015

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Neighborhood On Alert For Porch Parcel Thieves

Residents of a quiet neighborhood in Mansfield are on alert after multiple reports of porch thefts there.

05/21/2015

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Neighbor Eatery Sues Twin Peaks In Waco

A Waco restaurant that was the scene of a motorcycle club conference that ended in gunfire is being sued by a restaurant next door.

05/21/2015

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Friends Bid Painful Farewell To Mother Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver

Crystal Nuncio didn’t just clock into work every day. As a dispatcher, she saved lives.

05/19/2015

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Tornadoes Strike Mineral Wells; Damage Reported

One and perhaps two tornadoes have struck the old North Texas resort town of Mineral Wells, and initial reports indicate widespread damage.

05/19/2015

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Police Catch Arlington Thief After High-Speed Chase

A homeowner called 911, then hid while a man attempted to burglarize her home.

05/19/2015

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Texas House Approves Flawed Medical Marijuana Bill; Measure Goes To Gov. Abbott

A bill intended to allow access to low-THC marijuana extracts for qualifying seizure patients is unlikely to provide patients with relief.

05/18/2015

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Texas House Votes To Criminalize ‘Revenge Porn’

The Texas House has voted to criminalize the posting of so-called revenge porn, or putting explicit images online with the intent to embarrass a former lover or spouse.

05/14/2015

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