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Sheriff’s: No Bomb Found After Energy Plant Evacuation

A large natural gas plant in Wise County has been evacuated. The action was taken after the plant received a bomb threat.

CBSDFW.COM–02/26/2013

Highland Park Police

Threatening Note Forces Evacuation Of Highland Park High School

Students at Highland Park High School were dismissed at 11 a.m. on Tuesday after a threatening note forced a campus-wide evacuation.

02/26/2013

R.L. Turner High School, in Carrollton, lockdown on January 28. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Phoned In Bomb Threat Results In High School Evacuation

The entire campus of R.L. Turner High School in Carrollton was evacuated for more than an hour Monday morning.

CBSDFW.COM–01/28/2013

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Entire University Of Texas At Austin Campus Evacuated

Every person at the University of Texas at Austin was ordered to evacuate campus buildings Friday morning. Officials with the university say someone called at 8:35 a.m. claiming to have placed bombs all over campus.

CBSDFW.COM–09/14/2012

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6 Go To Hospital After Classroom Experiment Goes Awry

A teacher and several students in the Arlington Independent School District were taken to the hospital after a chemistry experiment went awry.

CBSDFW.COM–09/12/2012

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Gas Leak Causes Evacuations On SMU Campus

Repair crews on the Southern Methodist University (SMU) campus are still working to find a gas leak, but the ‘all clear’ has been issued on campus and evacuation orders have been lifted.

CBSDFW.COM–09/11/2012

People make their way across Canal Street on August 28, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. New Orleans is bracing for the approach of Hurricane Isaac. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Many New Orleans Residents Taking Shelter In North Texas

With New Orleans once again in the bull’s eye of a hurricane, Jarrett Brinson didn’t hesitate to pack up his family and hit the road.

CBS 11–08/28/2012

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At Least 11,000 Evacuate Due To Colorado Fire

A wildfire near Colorado Springs erupted and grew out of control to more than 3 square miles over the weekend, prompting the evacuation of a popular vacation town and the closure of nearby highways Sunday.

06/24/2012

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Carbon Monoxide Concerns Lead to Irving Hotel Evacuation

Part of a North Texas hotel has been evacuated after some people got sick from possible carbon monoxide exposure. An Irving Fire Department spokesman says the incident happened Monday at the Hyatt Place in Las Colinas.

03/19/2012

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Inmate Escapes During Dallas Courthouse Flooding Evacuation

An inmate at the Frank Crowley Courts Building took advantage of an emergency evacuation and simply walked away.

03/08/2012

Senior Hurricane Specialist Jack Beven tracks Hurricane Irene at the National Hurricane Center on August 24, 2011 in Miami, Florida. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Evacuations Begin On Tiny NC Island Ahead Of Irene

Tourists began evacuating from a tiny barrier island off North Carolina on Wednesday as Hurricane Irene strengthened to a major Category 3 storm over the Bahamas with the East Coast in its sights.

08/24/2011

DFW Airport's Terminal D (photo credit DFW Airport)

DFW Evacuates Part Of Terminal D

DFW Airport officials evacuated part of Terminal D at midday Friday after reports of a suspicious noise coming from a shipping drop box in the terminal.

12/17/2010

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