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5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.

06/24/2015

A severe drought has caused a number of dry-land (non-irrigated) crops in Texas to fail. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

8 Western States Get Drought Aid For Farms, Ranches

Farmers and ranchers in the West’s worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help them save water and soil despite the long dry spell.

05/18/2015

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New Details In Deadly Shooting Of Double Murder Suspect In Dallas

Portland police say Robinson is accused of murdering Susie and Gary Pham, and shooting Gary’s brother Andrew. Police say he remains in critical condition, but is expected to survive.

04/15/2015

Quarterback Marcus Mariota of Oregon speaks to the media during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 19, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Mariota Becomes Feature Attraction At NFL Combine

Marcus Mariota made his case to be the No. 1 pick in April’s draft with a sequence of quiet, thoughtful answers Thursday.

02/19/2015

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Fort Worth Man Sentenced For Ponzi Scheme

A North Texas man must serve nearly seven years in federal prison and repay $4.6 million for running an oil and gas Ponzi scheme.

01/30/2015

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Heisman Winner Marcus Mariota Says He’s Going To The NFL

The Ducks quarterback announced on Oregon’s website on Wednesday that he would forgo his senior season. The school said he filed paperwork on Wednesday, a day before the NFL deadline.

01/14/2015

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Oregon Backer Almost Pays $16K For Championship Game Tickets

U.S. college football’s first-ever playoff national championship game almost didn’t happen for one Oregon Ducks’ fan… until the university called an audible and helped out.

01/12/2015

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CFP, NCAA Will Reimburse Athletes’ Families For Travel To Texas

Under NCAA guidelines, schools were permitted to use a student assistance fund for a one-time payment of $800 to help fund families’ postseason travel. But that didn’t come close to covering all of the costs.

01/06/2015

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College Football Championship Fan Central Opens Friday

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter DALLAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – NCAA Championship weekend is taking shape. We know Oregon and Ohio State will play next Monday for the first ever College Football Playoff Championship. Until then, there […]

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SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks releases over coverage by Tra'Mayne Bondurant #21 of the Arizona Wildcats during the first half of the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images

Heisman Watch: Oregon’s Marcus Mariota Will Win 2014 Heisman Trophy

Later this week the Heisman Trophy will add one new member to the most exclusive fraternity in sports. Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is widely expected to win Oregon’s first.

12/11/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - DECEMBER 05: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks scrambles in the first half against the Arizona Wildcats during the PAC-12 Championships at Levi's Stadium on December 5, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: How The Big 12 Can Join The Playoff Next Year

The stage is now set for the first College Football Playoff, and it is going to be fantastic. Unfortunately, somebody had to be left out of the big party, and this year it was the Big 12.

12/10/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 29: The Ohio State Buckeyes celebrate their 42-28 victory over the Michigan Wolverines by performing their alma mater song Carmen Ohio at Ohio Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Playoff Begins Now

The College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.

12/02/2014

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