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The Vans jacket (pictured here) have drawstrings in the hood around the neck area that pose a strangulation hazard to young children. (credit: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission)

Vans Recalls Boy’s Hoodies Due To Strangulation Hazard

Vans is recalling about 2,400 of its ‘AV Edict’ hooded jackets for boys because the drawstrings in the hood around the neck area pose a strangulation hazard to young children.

11/07/2013

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Flash Flooding Cause For Concern In Arlington

Two parents endured a frightening ordeal Friday morning when high waters quickly rose, covering the roads they were driving on. It was a surprise for many.

09/20/2013

A teenager looks down at her cell phone to read a text message as she drives. (credit: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Grand Prairie Rolls Out Campaign Against Texting While Driving

City officials said Saturday that they’re ready to move ahead with their campaign against texting while driving.

08/25/2013

A little girl runs in a witch costume on her way to a Halloween party. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Halloween The Deadliest Night Of The Year For Pedestrians

In just a few days streets across North Texas will be filled with little ghosts and goblins on the prowl for sweet treats. But according to AAA, All Hallows Eve is also the deadliest night of year for pedestrians.

CBSDFW.COM–10/26/2012

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North Texas City Manager Addresses Harassment Claims

A huge danger — that’s what the McKinney City Manager called one of the city’s most popular nightspots. In a CBS 11 News exclusive, the city manager explained why Hank’s Texas Grill is the target for possible shut down.

CBSDFW.COM–09/28/2012

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NFL: Modern Day Gladiators

The average NFL player lasts four years. But the injuries they sustain during that career never leave, and often intensify with age. The violent game takes a physical toll on men.

05/04/2012

DFW Makes Road Rage List

Every day across the U.S., drivers become enraged behind the wheel, whether during highway commutes or grocery-store runs. But when anger and frustration turns to violence, the result is road rage.

10/14/2010

Boil Water Notice For Corsicana

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has issued a boil water notice for the City of Corsicana. 

09/26/2010

Hot Car Danger

Triple-A Texas is reminding parents and childcare givers about the danger of leaving children alone in a hot car.  

08/03/2010

Health Warnings About Fave Dips At Barbecues

Federal health officials warn that salsa and guacamole are increasingly important causes of foodborne disease.

07/12/2010

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