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Maintenance Worker Plummets Down Elevator Shaft To His Death

An elevator technician died after he fell 20 feet down an elevator shaft in a Dallas parking garage Friday night.

11/02/2013

A view of Reunion Tower in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Observation Deck In Reunion Tower Ball Set To Reopen

It’s been closed nearly six years, but now the observation deck in the ball atop Reunion Tower is ready for the public. The iconic landmark reopens this Saturday, and CBS 11 News got a sneak peek on Thursday.

CBS 11–10/03/2013

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Traffic Mess On I-35E After Drilling Rig Falls Off Truck

A traffic nightmare continues near downtown Dallas. Chopper 11 flew over westbound Interstate-35E when an mid-afternoon accident involving a tractor-trailer and heavy equipment vehicle closed all of the southbound lanes.

CBSDFW.COM–09/25/2013

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Companies Are Expanding In DFW Making The Area Rich With Job Growth

Chances for employment have increased because many companies have relocated to North Texas and current companies are expanding.

09/16/2013

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Pegasus Relit; Red Neon Returns To Dallas Skyline

Downtown is once again aglow with an old-skool icon — the Pegasus sign atop the Magnolia Hotel. It rivals the technicolor tableaux created nightly by one million LED lights at the Dallas Omni Hotel with its simplicity

06/29/2013

New to Fort Worth: Downtown's farmer's market. (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

City Of Dallas Sells Farmers Market To Private Group

After 73 years of ownership, the City of Dallas has completed it’s nearly 3-year quest to privatize the downtown Dallas Farmers Market by handing over ownership and management to DF Market Holdings, LLC.

06/18/2013

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Best Budget Fitness Classes In DFW

There are tons of fitness classes out there, but many of them come with a hefty price tag. If you want to burn the fat without burning a hole in your wallet, check out these places.

05/18/2013

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DART Board Votes On New Downtown Tourist Shuttle Service

DART could start a new shuttle bus service in downtown this summer. On Monday the Transportation and Environment Council Committee was briefed on the $1.2 million Downtown Dallas Shuttle Project.

CBSDFW.COM–05/14/2013

According to published reports, the private equity firms that bought Neiman Marcus in 2005 are considering putting it up for sale, or taking the company public. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Neiman Marcus For Sale?

The private equity firms that purchased Dallas-based Neiman Marcus in 2005 are considering putting it up for sale, or taking the company public.

05/06/2013

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New Executive Director For The Dallas Arts District

The Dallas Arts District has named a new executive director. The four-year-old nonprofit arts group announced Monday that Catherine Cuellar would take the spot.

04/01/2013

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Cyclists Say They Haven’t Received Refunds For Canceled Central Expressway Bike Ride

It was supposed to have been a cyclist’s dream ride on Central Expressway from downtown Dallas all the way to McKinney.

CBS 11–03/27/2013

The Perot Museum Of Nature & Science is currently under construction in Dallas. (credit: Perot Museum Of Nature & Science/Balfour Beatty Construction/EarthCam)

Already Talk Of Expansion At Perot Museum

Although the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, in downtown Dallas, has only been opened for a few months there appears that plans are already in the works for expansion.

CBSDFW.COM–03/05/2013

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