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A boy jumps into the waters of a swimming pool. (credit: Ali Yussef/AFP/Getty Images)

Area Drownings Bring Attention To Swim Safety

“Texas is now leading the nation in the number of children that we lose every summer,” says Jan Emler, founder of Emler Swim Schools. “It’s a terrible distinction for our state.”

05/28/2013

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8-Year-Old Boy Drowns At Joe Pool Lake

An eight year old boy drowned while playing in Joe Pool Lake on Memorial Day.

05/27/2013

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YMCA Launches New Swim-Safety Training Program

Memorial Day and swimming pools often go hand-in-hand and unfortunately so do drowning deaths. To help combat the problem the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth has launched a new swim-safety training program.

CBSDFW.COM–05/27/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Man Convicted Of Drowning Sons Sentenced To Death

A jury has returned a death sentence for a North Texas man convicted of drowning his two young sons.

05/23/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Jury To Decide Fate Of Man Who Killed Sons

Jurors will begin deliberating whether a North Texas man should die for drowning his two young sons.

05/23/2013

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Body Recovered At Lake Arlington

Arlington Fire Department divers located a body believed to be that of a boater reported missing Saturday night.

CBSDFW.COM–05/19/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Prosecution Seeks Death In Drowning Case

Prosecutors continue to press a North Texas jury to send a man to death row for drowning two of his sons in a creek.

05/17/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Defense Seeks Life For Man Who Drowned Sons

The attorney for a man who drowned his sons said that his client acted out of fear that the boys would grow up to be like him, and urged jurors to spare his client the death penalty.

05/16/2013

Dallas father Naim Muhammad is found guilty of Capital Murder, for the deaths of his two sons. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Jury Finds Dallas Man Guilty Of Murdering Sons

It took less than 10 minutes for a Dallas County jury to find a North Texas father guilty of Capital Murder for drowning his two sons.

CBSDFW.COM–05/15/2013

Naim Rasool Muhammad was captured by police in Dallas after allegedly killing his two children. (credit: Texas Department of Criminal Justice)

Lawyers Try To Keep Dad Accused Of Drowning Sons Off Death Row

Testimony has started in the capital murder trial of Naim Rasool Muhammad. The Dallas father is accused of killing his two sons in 2011. Prosecutor Tammy Kemp told the jury Muhammad pushed the boys face down into a creek, “…of filthy, smelly water until they stopped kicking.”

CBSDFW.COM–05/13/2013

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Dallas Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty In Slaying Of 2 Sons

Prosecutors in Dallas are seeking the death penalty against a man charged with drowning two of his sons in a creek.

05/13/2013

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Two Adults Killed, Child Hurt After Boat Capsizes

A 14-foot fishing boat crowded with six members of a family capsized on a Navarro County stock pond Saturday evening, killing two people and sending a toddler to the hospital.

05/11/2013

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