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Imported limes are boxed for shipment. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Lime Shortage Driving Up Prices At Stores, Restaurants & Bars

When you go out to a local restaurant or bar you may notice something missing from your margarita – limes. You’ll find the citrus fruit missing at more and more establishments and it’s all because prices for limes are skyrocketing.

CBSDFW.COM–04/25/2014

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Tamiflu Supply Is Scarce In North Texas

Tamiflu, the most widely prescribed drug to treat the flu, is in short supply in North Texas.

CBS 11–01/11/2013

A guard watches as inmates prepare for a work detail at the minimum-security Texas prison. (credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Guard Shortage Means Moving Some Texas Inmates

State prison officials have begun transferring some inmates from two Texas Panhandle units to other penitentiaries due to a lack of corrections officers.

12/11/2012

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Explosion Fears Lead To Diaper Dash For Parents

North Texas parents aren’t taking the news of an explosion at a diaper plant in Japan lightly. They’re stocking up over fears of a shortage or price hike.

10/01/2012

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Red Cross Blood Shortfall At “Emergency Level”

Red Cross officials say the month of June has yielded 50,000 fewer donations than expected. Now the organization is calling for all eligible donors to donate blood as soon as possible.

06/26/2012

Texas Water Shortage

Texas could be facing a severe water shortage in the next 40 years. 

07/21/2010