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Texas Officer Helps Choking Driver After Cell Phone Stop

A Texas police officer who pulled over a driver for illegal use of a cellphone ended up helping the woman, who was trying to call 911 while choking.

07/14/2015

Coast Guard Rescues Six Near Houston

All the men are reported to be in good health after their boat capsized overnight.

07/04/2015

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Pregnant Woman Rescued By Helicopter Returns To Damaged Home

By now you’ve all probably seen the incredible video of a pregnant woman, with a baby, being airlifted from a flooded home in Krum. Cameras followed the woman and her family as they returned to their home Monday to see the damage firsthand.

CBSDFW.COM–05/11/2015

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Apartment Fire Victims Thank Police Officers Who Saved Them

“I am very, very grateful for what you did.” Those words from a North Texas mother as she thanked a pair of Arlington police officers who she says saved her family.

CBSDFW.COM–05/06/2015

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Nurse Dies In Fall From Hoist On Texas Medical Helicopter

A nurse died after falling from a hoist on a medical helicopter while rescuing a woman from a hiking trail in Austin, emergency personnel said Tuesday.

04/28/2015

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Abandoned Dog Heroically Saves Puppies Lives

Someone thought so little of a South Dallas dog they abandoned him in a park to live in the wild.

03/13/2015

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Joyriders End Up Saving The Day For Stuck Big Rig

At Loop 12 and Keeneland Parkway, ice got the upper hand on an 18-wheeler.

03/05/2015

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Dallas County Deputies Spend Morning Rescuing Stuck Drivers

In a seven-hour stretch Thursday morning, Dallas County Deputy Reade Denny assisted in about 20 stuck driver incidents.

03/05/2015

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Fort Worth Police Save Dog From I-30

Officers shut down the freeway and rescued the pup, who has been appropriately named “Beach.”

02/04/2015

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Woman Upset After She Says Shelter Spayed Her Dog Without Permission

A North Texas dog owner talked exclusively with CBS 11 News and expressed her outrage after her pet was spayed without her permission.

CBSDFW.COM–11/17/2014

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VIDEO: Dallas City Employees Rescue Co-Worker From White Rock Lake

Two City of Dallas employees arrived just in time to save a fellow co-worker as his truck was sinking in White Rock Lake.

CBS 11–11/11/2014

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Man Injured In Fort Worth Fire Thanks Heroes Who Saved Him

It was an emotional reunion between a disabled man, who had been dragged from his burning home, and the three three River Oaks police officers who saved his life. All of the men came together for the 2nd time at Harris Methodist Hospital.

CBS 11–09/17/2014

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