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It’s Not Your Imagination! You Are Spending More Time In North Texas Traffic

A consistently growing population means there are more cars and trucks on North Texas roadways that ever. The result means drivers are spending more time stuck in rush hour, and off hour, traffic.

CBSDFW.COM–08/26/2015

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)

Obama Commutes Sentences For 22 Drug Convicts, Including Dallas Man

President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines.

03/31/2015

US President Barack Obama speaks at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library April 10, 2014 in Austin, Texas, as he attends a Civil Rights Summit to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Commutes Texas Prisoner Sentence Made Longer By Typo

President Barack Obama used the unique power of the nation’s highest office Tuesday to correct a typo.

CBS 11–04/15/2014

Visitors look at models of high-speed trains designed by China North Locomotive and Rolling Stock Industry Group. (credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

DFW To Houston High-Speed Rail Plan Moving Forward

Dallas to Houston in 90 minutes – it’s a proposed high-speed rail line that’s moving closer to reality.

CBS 11–01/09/2014

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Collin County Weather Slowly Going From Bad To Worse

Freezing rain and sleet fell across North Texas Thursday night, making streets, bridges and overpasses slick and dangerous. A CBS 11 News crew saw a number of problems just east of Denton – in Collin County.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2013

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Changes From Your Health To Your Wallet With Daylight Saving

It’s that time of year again! This weekend time will officially change — meaning we set our clocks forward and lose an hour of sleep. Now there’s proof that hour can cause big changes in everything from health and mood, to retail spending.

CBSDFW.COM–03/08/2013

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Dallas County Is Destination For Most Texas Workers With Long Commutes

More people are driving to Dallas County for work than any other county in the state, according to the US Census Bureau.

CBS 11–03/05/2013

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DART Service Could Expand To Arlington

Major changes could be coming to DART, as North Texas cities that never became part of the system could soon be getting service. This includes Arlington.

03/05/2013

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Dallas County Has State’s Most Commuters

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dallas County has the largest number of commuters in the state who come in from another county to work each day.

03/05/2013

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Your Commute Could Be Killing You, Literally

No matter where you go — you’re likely to endlessly tap the brake pedal. If you’re wondering if all that chaos in your commute could hurt your health, the answer is yes!

CBS 11–11/29/2012

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Keller ISD Students Battle Dangerous Crosswalk

The Keller Independent School District is warning parents of some construction headaches.

09/20/2012

Dallas is one of the most stressed out cities. (credit: Daniel Roland/AFP/Getty Images)

Some Levels Of Stress Can Be Good For You

If you think stress is always bad for you, doctors say you’re going down the wrong road.

07/27/2012

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