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Melanoma Patient Given Months To Live Shares Survival Story

In April of last year, Kimberly Hinshaw felt a small, pea-sized bump on her thigh. It didn’t hurt and she says if she hadn’t been applying lotion she probably never would have noticed it

06/18/2015

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College Women Learn How To Repel Virtual Aggressor

Students first learn assertiveness skills. Then those skills are tested during a real time ‘virtual reality’ session.

02/20/2015

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Heat Out Again At Troubled Terrell Apartment Complex

In Terrell, the busted heat at the Virginia Anne apartments has become something of a broken record.

CBS 11–02/02/2015

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Teen Brings Fake Gun To Lewisville High School

A fake gun triggers a very real response at a Lewisville high school Thursday.

01/29/2015

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U.S. Gov’t Makes Push For Paid Leave

Administration officials have called the U.S. lack of paid family leave an ‘embarrassment’—especially when compared to leave policies in other developed nations.

01/15/2015

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New Cedar Hill ‘Collegiate Pathway’ Schools Encourage Higher Education

Starting in the fall of 2015, Cedar Hill ISD will open what they’re calling ‘Collegiate Pathway’ schools that will begin with Pre-K.

11/18/2014

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Ray Rice Video Increases Domestic Violence Awareness, Not Donations

As Ray Rice fights to get his job back, domestic abuse shelters in North Texas are fighting to find the money to provide services to victims.

11/05/2014

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Church Pastor Behind Bars, Accused Of Abusing Boy

A former associate pastor of a church in Crandall, southeast of Dallas, is behind bars accused of indecency with a child.

09/16/2014

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Domestic Violence Shelters At Capacity… Again

The numbers, experts say, are staggering: one in four women will experience abuse in her lifetime. And safely escaping isn’t a simple task.

09/12/2014

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Non-Profit Turns Up “The Bling” To Raise Cancer Awareness

A North Texas based non-profit is turning up the ‘bling’ to raise awareness about ovarian cancer. The disease is often called the ‘silent killer’—taking the lives of some 15,000 women every year.

09/10/2014

CBS 11's Robbie Owens talks to Marissa Castro, who escaped a domestic violence relationship, after 10 years. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Don’t Ask “Why Did She Stay?” Say Domestic Violence Experts

It’s not uncommon for domestic violence victims to stay with or return to their abusers, says one local expert.

09/09/2014

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Dallas County Plans To Confiscate Guns From Abusers

Family violence left unchecked can and often does escalate—sometimes leading to deadly consequences. So, even the simplest of emotional math says adding weapons to anger is not a good idea.

08/27/2014

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