Ginger Allen

This November 21, 2013 photo shows pages from iPad and iPhone apps Snapette(L) and Pricegrabber. As the holiday shopping season opens, shoppers will be armed with smartphones and an array of apps. Some will compare prices, offer gift suggestions, provide price alerts and more.Snapette says nearly two million people have downloaded the app for iPhones or Android handsets to fill a need for people who want to use online tools but shop in local stores. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER        (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Copycat Websites With Dallas Ties

The internet makes us all bargain shoppers, but beware of ‘copycat’ websites.

12/09/2014

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Key Cloning Gives Criminals Easy Access

Burglars are using new technology to copy your key and have access to your home.

CBS 11–11/12/2014

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I-Team Investigation: Detector Danger

The CBS 11 I-Team put 18 used and new Carbon Monoxide Detectors to test at the Grand Prairie Fire Department.

CBS 11–11/05/2014

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Emergency Room Visit Brings Anxiety; Lingers For North Texas Man

What’s worse – this could happen to any of us, a sickening medical bill.

10/03/2014

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Report Detailing Dallas Firefighter Death Investigation Released

Dallas Fire-Rescue has finally addressed a fire that killed one of their own.

09/19/2014

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Online School Diploma Worth The Money?

As with any low-quality school program students may enroll in, online schools may saddle people with debt for something that won’t help in the long run.

08/21/2014

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Back To School Shopping: 7 Tips To Help You Save

Two teachers, plus one consumer guru, and four North Texas stores add up to seven tips to help you save on back to school shopping.

08/08/2014

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Cord Blood Company Shut Down Following I-Team Investigation

A now-shut down California Company is facing a $300,000 judgment after the I-team discovered it took money from parents to store their children’s stem cells and then closed its doors.

06/24/2014

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Train Accident Victims Hope Trial Brings Change

The I-team has spent months investigating possible safety concerns after a Union Pacific freight train slammed into the side of a truck Nov. 15, 2012.

05/29/2014

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Dallas Credit Company “Misled” Consumers, Ordered To Pay $34 Million

Following an on-going CBS 11 I-Team investigation, the state of Texas is ordering a former Dallas company to pay more than $34 million to consumers.

CBS 11–05/22/2014

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Mistakes With Your Medicine

Before you pop another pill from the pharmacy, stop and compare the description on the insert to the medication you’ve been given. This simple step could save your life!

01/30/2014

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Kratom – Pain Killer Or The Latest Designer Drug?

You’ve heard a lot of talk about the new designer drugs like K2, Bath Salts and Spice. The government has banned many of these new substances. The latest – Kratom – has many concerned.

CBS 11–11/12/2013

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