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American Airlines Unions Back US Airways Takeover Bid

CBS 11 News has learned members of American Airlines’ pilots, flight attendant and mechanics unions will announce their support of US Airways’ possible takeover of the struggling Fort Worth-based airline.


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The Foote Files: Mike Wallace At Large

The legendary CBS News reporter passed away Saturday evening at age 93. Ken Foote takes a look back at Wallace’s career in TV and radio.


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Obama Calls Southern Leg Of Keystone Pipeline A ‘Priority’

President Barack Obama is green-lighting the proposed southern leg of the Keystone pipeline.


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Study: Daily Dose Of Aspirin Could Reduce Cancer Risk

Many doctors recommend that patients take a daily dose of aspirin to reduce their risk for a future heart attack or stroke. Now three new studies suggest taking the cheap powdery pill every day can also reduce a person’s risk for cancer, or prevent the disease from getting worse in patients who already have it.


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Anthony Graves Story on 48 Hours Saturday

The CBS news show 48 Hours Mystery will air a segment this Saturday with an update on former death row inmate Anthony Graves’ story.


Ken Foote’s Radio/TV Files: William S. Paley

Broadcasting has a rich history in the United States, going back to the 1920’s. Back then, the Congress Cigar Company of Philadelphia made a cigar called the “La Palina”, and their young advertising director was […]


Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich speaks during a Republican presidential debate on October 18, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

CBS News: Gingrich Wins S.C. Primary, Romney In Second

A CBS News analysis of exit polls and early vote totals show that Newt Gingrich has defeated Mitt Romney in the South Carolina primary.


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TCU Dumpster Diver Turning Trash Into Treasure

Over the course of the year, Americans will generate well over a ton of garbage — 250 million tons of garbage, to be more precise. But one man’s garbage is another’s treasure, especially in Fort Worth.


CBS And The National Journal Host GOP Presidential Debate In SC

Romney, Gingrich At GOP Debate: We’d Go To War To Keep Iran From Getting Nuclear Weapons

Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich said at the Republican presidential debate here Saturday night that they would be willing to go to war to keep Iran from attaining nuclear weapons if all other strategies failed.


Dan Rather, former CBS News anchor and host of a show on HDNet, speaks during a ceremony which honors the year's best communications initiatives in the cable television industry. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Dan Rather Nearing 5 Years At HDNet & 80th Birthday

When Dan Rather took a job to create a news program at Mark Cuban’s HDNet, it felt like a television version of a rebound relationship.


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TSA: No Agent At DFW Airport Has Given Inappropriate Pat Down

Days after the state House of Representatives approved a bill making it illegal for TSA agents to inappropriately touch travelers during a pat down, officials announced that agents were not found to be in the wrong on any of the 12 complaints filed at DFW Airport in the past seven months.


It's August

No, it’s not quite August on the calendar just yet, but that’s not what this is about. Please allow me one final note about this past week’s trip to New Orleans:   I simply would not […]