Dallas County

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More FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Opening In Dallas County

Homeowners, renters and business owners will soon have access to eight additional DRCs spread across Dallas County.

06/26/2015

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Two Accused Of Illegal Dentistry In Dallas, Patient Injured

A man and woman living in North Texas have been accused of pretending to be dentists and leaving a woman severely hurt after pulling several teeth.

06/25/2015

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DSHS Investigating Increase In Texas Cyclospora Cases

The Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating Cyclospora infections in Texas after 52 new cases were reported last week.

CBSDFW.COM–06/25/2015

Labels on vials indicate sexual assault case numbers for DNA evidence samples. (credit:  Mario Villafuerte/Getty Images)

Dallas DA Doubles Sex Assault Unit To Handle Influx Of Cold Cases

The Dallas Police Department, using a federal grant, will have 65 kits tested each week.

06/24/2015

Dwaine Caraway talks to media after announcing county commission campaign.
Vince Bosquez - CBS11

Caraway To Battle Price For Dallas County Commission Seat

Eight year Dallas Councilman Dwaine Caraway threw the proverbial hat in a day after leaving city hall due to term limits.

06/23/2015

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Crane Crash Closes Loop 12 In Irving

The northbound lanes of Loop 12 were shut down at Irving Boulevard in Dallas County on Friday morning after a crane slammed into the underside of a bridge.

06/19/2015

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Dallas Sprays For Mosquitoes To Decrease Risk Of West Nile Virus

In an effort to decrease the risk of West Nile Virus, Dallas County is spraying several cities for mosquitoes this week. Officials urge residents to remain inside while sprayers are in the area between 9pm and 5am.

06/14/2015

Duck Creek in Garland back in its bed.    After riding 30 plus feet Friday morning.
Bud Gillett - CBS11

Flooding Damages In Dallas County Cost $60 Million And Rising

All of the rain and three overflowing area lakes caused the Trinity River to rise to levels not seen in years.

06/08/2015

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High Water & Flooding Widespread Across Dallas County

Flooding in the City of Dallas and Dallas County is widespread. In west Dallas, the intersection at Northwest Highway and Walton Walker is completely underwater.

CBSDFW.COM–05/29/2015

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Property Values Way Up In North Texas

Homeowners have until midnight Monday to file notice of a protest. Read article for quick links to how to protest in Dallas, Denton, Collin and Tarrant Counties.

05/28/2015

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More Than 300 Birds Seized From Alleged Cock Fighting Operation

More than 300 roosters, hens, and chicks were brought to Dallas after a raid in Angelina Co. over cockfighting.

CBS 11–04/25/2015

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SPCA Receives Nearly 400 Fighting Roosters & Hens After Raid

An Ellis County judge gave 384 cruelly treated roosters and hens to the SPCA of Texas. They’ll soon be evaluated and put up for adoption on a case by case basis.

04/23/2015

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