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Storm Fallout: Disaster In Denton, Sinkhole In Granbury

From massive sinkholes to tornadoes and floods, North Texas faced another day of disastrous storms. In Denton County, Lake Lewisville was closed as water rose well past the banks; White Rock Lake Spillway looked more like Whitewater Rapids.

05/10/2015

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Denton Homeowners Begin Cleanup After Weather Chaos

People in Denton had some scary moments as the storm blew through several neighborhoods, ripping off rooftops and fences and sending trees crashing into homes.

05/10/2015

Lewisville Lake (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Area Lakes Used As Reservoirs To Control Potential Flooding

Area lake levels have risen from recent heavy downpours. But has the potential for flooding increased, too?

05/08/2015

Courtesy: Andrew Freeman

Denton Gas Well Burns After Lightning Strike

A gas well exploded and burned after an apparent lightning strike during severe weather that moved through north Texas Thursday evening.

05/07/2015

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UNT Women’s Basketball Player Found Dead

University says 21-year-old Eboniey Jeter was found in her dorm room Tuesday.

05/05/2015

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2Q Earnings Up For Denton-Based Sally Beauty Holdings

Fiscal second-quarter earnings rose more than 5 percent for Sally Beauty Holdings Inc.

05/05/2015

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Bill Prohibiting Local Fracking Bans Headed To The Governor’s Desk

Many of the city-imposed regulations concerning hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and other environmentally questionable natural gas drilling activities could become null and void if a bill now on Governor Greg Abbott’s desk is signed into law.

CBSDFW.COM–05/05/2015

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Texas Legislature OKs Rules Prohibiting City Fracking Bans

Cities and counties statewide could no longer prohibit hydraulic fracturing under a sweeping, oil and gas industry-backed bill that has cleared the Texas Legislature.

05/04/2015

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Snack Hungry UNT Students Cause Flood In Dorm

At UNT, students were trying to cook up a sweet treat, but instead ended up flooding their room, and the dorm.

05/04/2015

Austin Jackson #16 of the Seattle Mariners (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners CF, Denton Ryan’s Own Austin Jackson

Hear what Austin does when he comes back to his home town, why he chose baseball over football, and his explanation for why pitchers get so butt-hurt about player celebrations.

04/29/2015

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Exclusive: Walking YouTube Sensation Shares Story

The temporarily paralyzed Denton girl who captured the world’s attention on YouTube this week by surprising her nurse by walking, spoke exclusively with CBS 11 Friday.

04/24/2015

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Several Inches Of Rain Causes Flooding In Denton

Parts of Denton County saw nearly four inches of rain Friday, and residents are bracing for more as the city gets ready for its big arts and jazz festival.

04/24/2015

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