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North Texas Native Rescues Man From NYC Subway Tracks

Garrett O’Hanlon didn’t think twice when a man, knocked unconscious, fell onto the subway tracks with an approaching train less than two minutes away.

CBS 11–02/19/2013

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Poodle Gets Makeover, Chance At New Life

Animal shelter volunteers in Denton have rescued a neglected 14-year-old poodle and are hoping to soon give her a new life.

02/08/2013

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Denton FD Rescues Dog From Burning Home

A family dog was rescued by firefighters after being trapped inside a burning home on Friday in east Denton.

12/03/2012

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Teens Help Rescue People Stranded In Lake Lewisville

A trio of North Texas teenagers helped rescue six people and dog that were stranded in Lake Lewisville.

09/30/2012

After Hurricane Katrina hits, a car sits submerged next to a row of modest houses in the Edgewood neighborhood September 6, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

After Escaping Katrina Local Couple Watches Isaac Closely

Like so many North Texans, Willie and Helen Rhodes are keeping a close eye on Tropical Storm Isaac. But the couple has more than a passing interest in the storm.

CBSDFW.COM–08/27/2012

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Police Officers Called Heroes After Apartment Fire Rescues

Some Cockrell Hill police officers are being hailed as heroes today… but if you ask them they’ll likely downplay the notion. When three officers walked out of police headquarters they smelled smoke and saw it was coming from somewhere across the street.

04/27/2012

Bedford mother Stephanie Hines (L) and Tarrant County 9-1-1 District Dispatcher A. J. Meyer. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Mom Honored For Saving Autistic Boy On Highway

The quick action of a Bedford mother helped save the life of an 11-year-old boy and Tuesday she was honored by professional rescuers.

04/17/2012

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Mom Huddled In Bathtub With Daughters As Twister Hit

Several hundred homeowners in Arlington are assessing damage to their homes today, picking up the pieces of what’s left, after a tornado struck in the city. Lisa Repstock huddled in the bathtub, with her two young daughters as the storm hit.

04/04/2012

A deputy rescued two women trapped inside a car in a lake on Jan. 28, 2012.

Ceremony Thanks Deputy For Rescuing Women From Area Lake

On Wednesday, two North Texas women finally got the chance to thank a Rockwall County Sheriff’s Deputy for saving their lives, in the rescue that was all caught on videotape.

02/01/2012

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Puppies Rescued in East Dallas After One Pup Is Strangled

One puppy is dead and another is recovering after someone wrapped plastic zip-ties around their necks in a storage shed in East Dallas.

01/27/2012

Snow falling in Corsicana. (credit: Paul Sultana)

Texas Family Rescued From Snowdrift In NM

Rescuers on Wednesday pulled a Texas family from an SUV that had been buried in a snowdrift on a rural New Mexico highway for nearly two days.

12/22/2011

A Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulance.  (Photo credit Kent Chapline, cbsdfw.com)

Suspected Drunk Driver Rams Dallas Fire Engine

12/06/2011

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