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Salvation Army has set up 15 cooling stations across the DFW area.  (credit: Salvation Army)

The Salvation Army Helping People Keep Cool

The Salvation Army has set up 15 cooling stations across North Texas to help the homeless, or anyone else in need, cope with the intense heat that is expected over the next few days.

08/05/2015

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Body Of Murdered Man Found Along Garland’s Duck Creek

Garland police say the body of a man found below a bridge near Duck Creek, along Walnut Street at Brookside Drive, showed signs of trauma.

CBS 11–07/02/2015

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Skeletal Remains Found At Cleared Fort Worth Homeless Camp

Authorities in Fort Worth find skeletal remains behind an abandoned school.

CBS 11–03/29/2015

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Drug Ring Busted In Texas & Louisiana, 23 Charged

More than 20 people have been arrested in a Texas and Louisiana prescription drug ring allegedly using the homeless to pose as patients.

03/25/2015

All Saints Episcopal students experience homelessness for one night.

Fort Worth Middle School Students Are “Homeless” For One Night

Students are spending Thursday night in the great outdoors, but this is no camping trip.

02/19/2015

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Hundreds Gather To Celebrate Life Of Dallas Artist Roosevelt Wilkerson.

Famous Dallas artist rises out of homelessness with the sells of famous ‘walking sticks’

01/31/2015

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Battle Between HOA & House For Homeless Teens Ends

The battle between a homeowner’s association and a residence for homeless youth appears to be coming to an end.

CBS 11–01/01/2015

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Denton Barbers Help Homeless Resident Get New Look

A group of barbers and a church give dignity to a group of homeless residents.

CBS 11–11/27/2014

Customers board a Fort Worth city bus. (credit: Fort Worth Transportation Authority)

The T To End Free Rides For Homeless

The T offers free and reduced-cost bus passes through a program called Fare Aid. But a recent report said that the transit agency will stop offering that program in October 2015.

11/24/2014

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Texans With Character: Michael Barringer

When the starting gun sounds on Thanksgiving, participants in the USMD Arlington Turkey Trot will be raising money for those in need of shoes in North Texas.

11/21/2014

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Homeless Veterans Get Early Thanksgiving Dinner

More than 70 veterans gathered at Goodwill Fort Worth’s headquarters for a thank you lunch.

11/13/2014

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North Texas Veteran & Her Family Threatened With Homelessness

A Collin County veteran was recently faced with a countdown no one should ever have to experience. The Army veteran, living in Allen with three children, had only 24 hours to avoid becoming homeless.

CBSDFW.COM–11/11/2014

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