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Not all designer bags are made of leather. For example, Louis Vuitton is coated canvas with leather trim. If the trim is supposed to be leather, it should feel dry — not oily, slippery or sticky. The hardware should be heavy — not hollow. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On Counterfeiters

The Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.

12/04/2014

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Personal Information Compromised After AT&T Data Breach

Two big companies have been hit by cyber attacks and now your information may be up for sale. P.F. Chang’s and Dallas-based AT&T both announced security breaches Friday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/13/2014

Blackberry Service Outages Spreads To The US

In Case You Were Wondering: No, Obama Isn’t Giving Up His Blackberry

President Barack Obama isn’t giving up his BlackBerry — at least not for now.

03/22/2014

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Samsung Unveils Phone With Heart-Rate Monitor

Samsung sought Monday to frame its new Galaxy S5 smartphone as a lifestyle product, as it emphasized a built-in heart-rate sensor and improved camera features over its slightly larger size.

02/24/2014

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BlackBerry To Lay Off 4,500 Employees

BlackBerry says it will lay off 4,500 employees, or 40 percent of its global workforce, as it reports a nearly $1 billion second-quarter loss in a surprise early release of earnings results.

09/20/2013

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Texas Prisons Aim To Eliminate Cellphones

he nation’s largest state prison system is turning to electronic weaponry to combat the persistent headache of illegal cellphones smuggled to inmates.

03/15/2013

Samsung's new Galaxy S4 is seen during its unveiling on March 14, 2013 at Radio City Music Hall in New York. (credit: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Samsung Challenges iPhone With New Galaxy S4

Samsung Electronics is ratcheting up its rivalry with Apple with its new Galaxy S 4 smartphone, which has a larger, sharper screen than its predecessor, the best-selling S III.

03/15/2013

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Expert Suggests Sleepy Teens Turn Off Gadgets

North Texas doctors and sleep experts said that more and more teens are in search of sleeping pills. But one expert recommends that they shut off all of the electronics.

CBS 11–02/27/2013

Hurst Police

Hurst Police Respond To Officer Outburst Caught On Tape

Embarrassing. That’s the word Hurst Police officials are using to describe the videotaped, expletive laced arrest that’s made one of their uniformed officers the latest YouTube tarnished star.

CBS 11–11/26/2012

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Who Bears The Brunt Of A Social Meida ‘Cyberslam’?

Many social media/technology experts say an apology may be all that some ‘cyberslam’ victims—as they’re called—can often expect.

03/29/2012

Warren Jeffs (center) is held by two Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department SWAT officers during his extradition hearing in Las Vegas Justice Court. (credit: Getty Images/Ethan Miller)

Convicted Polygamist May Have Broken Phone Rules

Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Jason Clark says officials are trying to determine if Jeffs preached a sermon to his congregation over a speaker phone.

12/29/2011

Rick Perry Leads "The Response" Prayer Rally In Houston

Perry Called Top Donors From Work Phones

Texas state ethics rules prohibit use of state phones for campaign purposes. Perry officials said the talks were for official business.

12/06/2011

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