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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near DFW

Within just a few hours of Dallas and Fort Worth there are many different Memorial Day experiences to choose from, all of which will be filled with friends, family and fun.

05/16/2015

The Texas death chamber in Huntsville, TX (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Federal Court Approves Texas Inmate’s Execution Wish

A federal appeals court is allowing a Corpus Christi man on death row to volunteer for execution.

04/07/2015

Slain Latin music singer Selena was honored with a stamp by the United States Postal Service. (credit: United States Postal Service)

Selena’s Home Marks 20 Years Since Her Death

It’s been an annual fixture in the hometown of “The Queen of Tejano.” This year is special, though, as the annual Selena Tribute marks the 20th anniversary of the budding superstar performer’s murder.

03/31/2015

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Texas Voter ID Law Blocked By Federal Judge

A federal judge filed a permanent injunction against enforcement of a tough Texas voter ID law.

CBS 11–10/11/2014

Palo Pinto County election volunteers check-in a registered voter at the Palo Pinto County 4-H Building on November 4, 2008 in Palo Pinto, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Trial Begins Over Tough Texas Voter ID Law

The Justice Department goes to federal court in South Texas to seek the dismantling of the Texas voter ID law, which ranks among the most stringent in the nation.

09/02/2014

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Replica Columbus Ships To Be Demolished

Replicas of two ships used by explorer Christopher Columbus have fallen into disrepair at a science and history museum in Corpus Christi, and are now set to be demolished.

07/09/2014

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Unmanned Aircraft Testing Being Performed In Texas

Just weeks after the federal government gave the green light, researchers have started test missions in Texas on unmanned aerial vehicles.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

A general view of Farrah Fawcett memorabilia at the Smithsonian National Museum Of American History on February 2, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Farrah Fawcett Items Go Up For Auction

Items that once belonged to Farrah Fawcett, including everything from her 1977 People’s Choice Award to her last driver’s license, are set to go up for auction.

12/03/2013

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Abbott Calls For Greater Privacy Protections

Republican candidate for governor Greg Abbott has called for greater protections for personal information, including public records, health information and DNA sequences.

11/12/2013

An woman holds a SIG Sauer SP 2022 9mm pistol. (credit: John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images)

Armed Guards In Schools: Is It Even Legal?

As school districts across North Texas debate whether or not to hire armed security guards to protect campuses, the state law on whether it is even legal to do so remains unclear.

01/29/2013

A model train passes by miniature buildings. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Model Train Exhibit Chugs Into Fort Worth

Thousands of people are expected to attend a huge model train exhibit in Fort Worth this weekend, to see some cool creations and perhaps be inspired to build their own.

01/04/2013

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Getaway Guide: Weekend Trip To Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi is one of the region’s top spots to visit, play, and revel in. With a population of a little over 300,000, this eighth largest city in Texas offers one of the most family-friendly spots along the beach.

09/15/2012

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