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Suspects Crash Into Police Car, Then Firefighter

Two suspects involved in a car burglary crashed into a police squad car then, just minutes later, plowed into a vehicle driven by an off-duty firefighter early Thursday morning.


The Robotix joined CBS 11 News in the studio for a special live performance on August 3, 2012. (credit: Robotix)

The Robotix Rocking DFW At Young Age

Many kids want to be rock stars when they grow up, but the Robotix decided not to wait. The oldest member of this five-child group is just 13 years old.


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Epic Cones Makes Epic Debut In Dallas

I can tell you only to not UNDERESTIMATE this hand held meal to go. It packs quite a delicious punch!


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Carmen Rodgers Shares New Music In DFW

North Texas native Carmen Rodgers has toured worldwide, but she came back home to introduce her newest music, and give a special live performance in the CBS 11 News studio.


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Best Takeout Chinese In DFW

The DFW area has some true finds when it comes to Chinese food available for takeout. From sophisticated environments to hidden gems, they all have something unique to offer.


Deep Ellum Brewery's 8-ounce glass promotes its Rye Pilsner. (Credit: Kent Chapline/

Deep Ellum Brewing Company Boldly Educates With Quality Beer

The Deep Ellum Brewing Company is Dallas’s first microbrewery. Its owners want to do everything they can to get one of their beers in your hand.


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North Dallas Woman Living Active In Spite Of Setback

Whipping up a Tex-Mex omelet in her North Dallas kitchen, Jennifer Griffin doesn’t claim to be a super star chef… but, she is a survivor. In 2007, married just six months, Griffin fought– and very nearly lost– a battle with sepsis: a severe, sometimes fatal, whole body infection.


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The Best Buskers In DFW

DFW’s best kept secret are the talented buskers who perform in Deep Ellum, the Fort Worth Stockyards, Sundance Square and a variety of festivals.


The future location of a charter school in Deep Ellum, the 2600 block of Elm Street. (Credit: Jay Gormley)

Charter School Gets Another Go-Ahead To Move Into Deep Ellum

The Dallas City Council on Wednesday gave a charter school its blessing to use the city’s name in issuing bonds and nixed a rule prohibiting it from operating within 300 feet of a business that sells alcohol in Deep Ellum.


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DFW’s Hidden Gem: Black Swan Saloon

There’s a little place in Deep Ellum. It doesn’t have a sign, but it’s serving up some of the best darn little cocktails in this whole city.


A sign in Deep Ellum welcomes visitors to the historic neighborhood. (Photo by: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

Non-Profits Wanting Input On Marketing Deep Ellum

Two non-profit groups are joining forces to come up with a new brand for the Deep Ellum neighborhood in Dallas.


The future location of a charter school in Deep Ellum, the 2600 block of Elm Street. (Credit: Jay Gormley)

Bar Owners Fight To Keep School Out Of Deep Ellum

Nearly 30 bar and night-club owners joined forces Monday night to put a stop to a plan that would bring a charter school to Deep Ellum’s entertainment district.