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Eric Williams Sentenced To Death; Shows No Emotion

Eric Williams, once the school kid considered most likely to succeed in life, will now die by lethal injection for being a cold-blooded killer.

12/17/2014

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Confrontation Results In Murder Charge For Teen

A confrontation in Denton has led to a murder charge for a 16-year-old and the death of a 21-year-old man.

12/16/2014

While George Bush was serving as the governor of Texas, brother Jeb Bush was serving as the governor of Florida.

Jeb Bush To ‘Actively Explore’ Run For President

It’s an announcement that is certain to reverberate throughout Republican politics.

12/16/2014

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Holiday Stress May Increase Risk Of Child Abuse

The joy and happiness most people associate with the holidays doesn’t always ring true for some families.

12/16/2014

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Nation’s Largest Family Lockup To Open In South Texas

The Obama administration on Monday unveiled a former oil field workers’ camp in rural South Texas that’s being converted into the nation’s largest family immigration detention center.

12/15/2014

Historic downtown Plano is all set for a makeover much to the pleasure of business owners there. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Business Owners In Downtown Plano Upbeat About Revitalization

ig plans to revitalize historic downtown Plano will make it more accessible and appealing. It’s an early Christmas present of sorts for property owners such as Mona Crider.

12/12/2014

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More Than $1.7B Meant For Texas Highway Projects

More than $1.7 billion will be available for Texas highway projects because of a constitutional amendment that allows more money for roads, lawmakers said this week.

12/12/2014

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Poll: 50% Of Americans Don’t Want Sons Playing Football

A recent Bloomberg Politics poll shows 50 percent of Americans said they don’t want their sons to play football.

12/11/2014

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Texas Drivers Ranked Third Worst In U.S.

Drivers in the Lone Star State are the third worst drivers in the nation, according to carinsurancecomparison.com.

12/10/2014

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Protestors Rally Around Fired Dallas Patrolman Jesus Martinez

Protesters upset by the arrest and termination of a community police officer in Deep Ellum converged at city hall Wednesday.

12/10/2014

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Study: North Texas Lacks Fitness Focus

A new study by WalletHub that ranks U.S. cities for their wellness and active lifestyles is slamming Fort Worth with a ranking of 93 out of 100 cities.

12/10/2014

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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