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Texan Spray Paints Profane Message To Get Pothole Fixed

Someone used a profane message to get a pothole in Plano fixed — fast. The pothole, near an elementary school, was repaired in record time after someone spray painted a dirty word next to it.

CBSDFW.COM–07/28/2015

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Pothole Repair Continues As More Rainy Weather Approaches

More rain is in the forecast this week, and that doesn’t help many North Texas cities as they work to patch their pothole problems.

05/05/2015

Reporting Potholes In Fort Worth

Have a pothole issue on your street in the Fort Worth area? You can report it here.

03/06/2015

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Slow City Response Results In 92-Year-Old Hit With Huge Water Bill

A pipe, in the lawn of a 92-year-old North Texas woman, bursts and help doesn’t come for hours. The repair is finally made, but the elderly woman is stuck with a huge water bill!

02/10/2015

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Ford Recalling More Than 160,000 Vehicles

The largest recall involves 159,395 Focus ST and Escape vehicles from the 2013 and 2014 model years. Ford says their engines could hesitate or stall because of a wiring problem.

08/21/2014

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I-Team: Texans Need A License To Cut Hair But Not To Repair Roofs

To professionally cut hair in the state of Texas, you have to have a license. If you want to paint nails for a living, you too need a license. But if you install or repairs roofs, Texas requires nothing.

CBS 11–06/17/2014

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Used Car Buyers Beware After Massive Ignition Switch Recalls

Earlier this week, General Motors announced the recall of more than 3 million vehicles. The recall is for ignition problems dating back to 2000, which means used car buyers should beware.

CBS 11–06/17/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

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Worn Out Dallas Streets Could Cost $900 Mil To Fix

Dallas streets are like the weather…no matter what the condition everyone seems to complain. But the city council faces enormous challenges trying to keep them viable, and claims it really needs about $900 million to fix all its damaged streets.

04/02/2014

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Major Water Leak Repaired In Bridgeport

A water leak that left 6,000 Bridgeport residents without water since Thursday is fixed.

CBS 11–01/11/2014

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Community Makes Repaired Home One Family’s Christmas Miracle

People could tell from the outside the Cathey home was in disrepair. The porch had collapsed and the back wall had rotted out from repeated flooding during rain storms — but there was more than that.

CBS 11–12/20/2013

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Car Repair Shops Expect To Be Busy For Months

Thanks to the ice storm, auto repair shops expect to be busy for months. As the ice is starting to melt from North Texas roads, repair shops are just now starting to fix all the cars damaged during the storm.

CBS 11–12/11/2013

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