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More FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Opening In Dallas County

Homeowners, renters and business owners will soon have access to eight additional DRCs spread across Dallas County.

06/26/2015

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North Texans Cheer, Reject Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Affordable Care Act

The Supreme Court ruled the exchanges set-up by the federal government in states like Texas that didn’t set up their own exchanges are part of the law.

06/25/2015

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Local Reaction To President Obama’s Use Of “N-Word”

President Barack Obama’s decision to utter what many consider the worst word in the English language has many offering a few words of their own.

06/22/2015

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Tax Relief Available For Victims Of Severe Storms

People affected by the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that took place beginning May 4 in parts of Texas may qualify for tax relief from the IRS.

06/08/2015

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CBS 11’s Karen Borta Talks About Her Interview With President Obama

This week, CBS 11’s Karen Borta got to make a whirlwind trip to Washington DC, where she got a one on one interview with the President of the United States.

06/05/2015

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US Officials: Massive Breach Of Federal Personnel Data

The Obama administration is scrambling to assess the impact of a massive data breach involving the agency that handles security clearances and employee records.

06/04/2015

President Barack Obama conducts a "Live from the White House" interview on trade and the economy with CBS 11 News anchor Karen Borta, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, June 3, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

President Obama Talks Trade With CBS11’s Karen Borta

CBS 11 News traveled to the White House to interview President Barack Obama about the proposed major trade agreement called the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Judge Denies Request To Let Immigration Action Take Effect

A federal judge in Texas has kept in place a temporary hold on President Barack Obama’s executive action that sought to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

04/08/2015

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Obama Commutes Sentences For 22 Drug Convicts, Including Dallas Man

President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines.

03/31/2015

Pedro Leon Martinez (L) receives help from volunteer Maria Peralta in filing up his application for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Judge Orders Hearing On Allegations In Immigration Lawsuit

The judge who blocked President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration has ordered the Justice Department to answer allegations that the government misled him about part of the plan.

03/09/2015

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Texas Leads States Asking Judge Not To Lift Stay In Immigration Lawsuit

A coalition of states suing to stop President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, led by Texas, asked a federal judge Tuesday not to lift a temporary hold on the directives.

03/03/2015

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President Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

The White House sent notice of the veto to the Senate on Tuesday, shortly after the bill was received at the White House. It’s the third veto of Obama’s presidency.

02/24/2015

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