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Texas Girl, 4, Survives Being Left On School Bus

A 4-year-old West Texas girl has survived being apparently forgotten on a school bus parked in a vehicle barn on a hot afternoon.

09/11/2014

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Playground Equipment May Be Too Hot To Handle

Summer heat can cause outside equipment very hot and putting children at risk while playing.

CBS 11–07/27/2014

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Rewards In Social Services Are Linked To Higher Education In Dallas

Higher education has allowed Lisa Ciminelli to get to where she is today, as assistant vice president of neighbor support services at CitySquare.

01/20/2014

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Texas Power Grid Ready For Hottest Day Of The Year

With Thursday’s predicted high of 104 – and a possible heat index of 108 – ERCOT, which operates the state’s power grid, will be busy keeping things cool.

KRLD–08/08/2013

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Meals On Wheels Provides More Than Food During Brutal Summer Heat

Volunteers at Tarrant County Meals on Wheels say they see the same scene play itself out almost every summer: an elderly person suffering through unimaginable heat in their home

08/07/2013

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Struggling To Stay Cool In The North Texas Heat

Not everyone has access to the cooling waters of a splash park and pool. For many people, battling the heat is a matter of life and death.

08/06/2013

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Salvation Army Cooling Center Locations

The Salvation Army has set up 15 cooling stations set up across the DFW metroplex for those in need.

08/02/2013

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Heat-Related Calls Down This Summer

MedStar says heat-related calls are down 30 percent compared to 2012, but a string of hot days can quickly change that.

08/01/2013

Rising Temperatures, Falling Lake Levels

Temperatures are still on the rise, but our lake levels could use some help.   The three major water districts for the DFW area falling in their capacity.  The Tarrant Regional Water District is down […]

CBS 11–07/30/2013

Triple Digits Return and Rain Leaves the Forecast

Temperatures are back on the rise, and it does not look like there will be any drought relief coming our way.   We are warming back up.  Since Saturday, the high temperature has increased 6 degrees, but by Friday, […]

CBS 11–07/29/2013

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Triple Digits Are Back But Relief is in Sight

It’s been hot and it will continue to be hot for the remainder of the week, but there is a possibility of a cooldown and some rain over the weekend. Another hot day in store […]

CBS 11–07/23/2013

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Hot now…but rain chances are in the near future!

After a string of 100 degree days in North Texas, a change in the weather pattern is on the way, that will help cool off our temperatures and provide us with a chance of rain […]

CBS 11–07/12/2013

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