Reunion Arena

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North Texas Ready For Final Four, Homecoming For UK Player

The eyes of college basketball lovers will be on North Texas this weekend as the NCAA brings its Final Four Tournament to AT&T Stadium in Arlington. Preparations are underway across the region, including Dallas.

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A view of Reunion Tower in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Observation Deck In Reunion Tower Ball Set To Reopen

It’s been closed nearly six years, but now the observation deck in the ball atop Reunion Tower is ready for the public. The iconic landmark reopens this Saturday, and CBS 11 News got a sneak peek on Thursday.

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An exterior view of Cowboys Stadium on November 1, 2009 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Arlington Prepares To Host 2014 Final Four

The NCAA college basketball season may be finished, but the road to the Final Four is not slowing down for organizers in Arlington.


Guard Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks hoists the Larry O'Brien Trophy from the American Airlines Center balcony for fans gathered at Victory Plaza during the Dallas Mavericks Victory celebration on June 16, 2011 in Dallas. (credit: Brandon Wade/Getty Images)

Nowitzki Caps Parade With “We Are The Champions”

The face of the Dallas Mavericks laughed, sang and even seemed to tear up. For Dirk Nowitzki, the only thing that could come close to being an NBA champion for the first time was celebrating it with the fans in his adopted hometown of Dallas.


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Team Cop Retires With Mavs On Top

For the past 27 years, Lt. Barry Payne of the Dallas Police Department has watched over Mavericks’ games and Mavericks’ fans. The veteran officer walked the beat for the final time during game five of the NBA Finals.


The Statler Hilton, in the east end of Downtown Dallas.

Real Estate Group Planning To Renovate Statler Hilton

It was one of Conrad Hilton’s earliest and most prized successes: The Statler Hilton Hotel, long a landmark on Commerce Street at the eastern end of Downtown Dallas.


A look at the downtown Dallas skyline. (credit: Matt Goodman/KTVT/KTXA)

Dallas Council Briefed On Ambitious Downtown Plan

The Dallas City Council was briefed on the ambitious Dallas Downtown 360 Plan at Wednesday’s council briefing.