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Big Rig Still Dangling Off Of Dallas Highway

A big rig is still stuck along Interstate-45 in the southwest Oak Cliff portion of Dallas, a day after it nearly slid off of the highway entirely due to icy weather.

02/24/2015

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Oak Cliff’s Kessler Theater Draws Future Grammy Nominees

Oak Cliff’s historic Kessler Theater has a knack for drawing up and coming musicians who end up receiving Grammy recognition.

02/08/2015

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11-Year-Old Slapped, Dragged Trying To Stop Purse Snatcher

Police are looking for the robber who attacked a woman in West Dallas, then dragged her 11-year-old child for several feet.

02/04/2015

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Neighbors Worried About Historic Cemetery Near TxDOT Project

Some South Dallas residents want the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to tread carefully when construction starts on the Southern Gateway Project.

CBS 11–01/30/2015

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Trube Stories: ‘Squirrel Man’ Of Oak Cliff

What do you do when you find an injured wild animal in your yard? One man in Oak Cliff is a trained and licensed caretakers for wild animals of all kinds — including squirrels.

01/28/2015

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Dallas Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

A young man from W.H. Adamson High School in Dallas was recognized for is work on the track and in the classroom. See what happened when we surprised Alexander Hernandez.

01/23/2015

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Dallas’ New Tech High School Students Happy With Choice

School choice. It’s a generic term being used a lot in education. In Dallas, there’s an Oak Cliff School crafted under the choice concept.

CBS 11–12/08/2014

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Families Lose Everything In Dallas Apartment Fire

Several dozen families are without homes on Monday after a five-alarm fire ripped through an Oak Cliff apartment complex on Sunday.

11/03/2014

Marietta Shaw, was a doting mother dedicated to her newborn girl and 4-year-old daughter. (credit: Shaw family)

Children Witness Mother Stabbed To Death

A young mother was stabbed to death in front of her children at her home in west Oak Cliff Friday morning.

10/24/2014

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Handcuffed Suspect Pulls A Houdini From Police

Police in Dallas are searching for a shooting suspect who escaped from the back of a cruiser while handcuffed.

10/13/2014

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Jesse Jackson Discussing Ebola In South Dallas

Rev. Jesse Jackson is traveling to Dallas on Tuesday to discuss Ebola concerns with pastors and community leaders in the southern part of the city.

10/07/2014

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Carter Work Project Comes To North Texas

Former President Jimmy Carter launched his Carter Work Project in Dallas and Fort Worth on Monday. This is the first time in 30 years that the event has taken place in DFW.

10/06/2014

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