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Teen Tweets About Helicopter Rescue During Flash Flooding

The 17-year-old who is one of two people plucked by a helicopter from the roof of a pick up truck surrounded by rushing flood water declined requests for on-camera interviews, choosing instead to let his tweets tell the story.

05/11/2015

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Gunman’s Hashtag Hinted At #TexasAttack

About 20 minutes before the shooting at a cartoon contest in Garland that featured images of the Prophet Muhammad, clues about the attack were sent out online.

05/06/2015

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Two Burleson Schools On Lock Down Following Social Media Threat

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter BURLESON (CBSDFW.COM) — Two schools in the Burleson Independent School District have been placed on lock down after a social media threat was directed at a current student. Burleson High School and […]

04/20/2015

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Birthday Riddle Has Internet Buzzing

An riddle posted online by the Singapore and Asian School Math Olympiad has set the internet buzzing with people trying to figure out when Cheryl’s birthday is.

04/14/2015

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Sheriff: Pregnant Woman May Have Reached For Deputy’s Gun

Hunt County’s Sheriff Randy Meeks says a says the deputy who hit a pregnant woman will stay on the job while the Texas Rangers investigate.

04/08/2015

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Duncanville Woman “Facebook Shamed” After Leaving Animal Clinic A Bad Review

One Duncanville woman says she was socially skewered after a trip to an animal clinic.

CBS 11–04/07/2015

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Threat Prompts Increased Police Presence At Fort Worth Area School

Fort Worth Police have increased their presence at Chisolm Trail High School on Friday after an anonymous threat was made targeting the school on social media.

04/03/2015

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Pinterest Celebrates 5th Anniversary

In its five short years, Pinterest has become ‘the’ place where brides-to-be create wish boards of wedding photos and DIY home renovators bookmark shiny tiles for bathrooms.

04/02/2015

Trevor Noah attends the Comedy Central Roast of Steve Hofmeyer at the Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (credit: Dominic Barnardt/Gallo Images/Getty Images for MTV)

Trevor Noah Responds To Twitter Backlash

Trevor Noah, the newly announced host of “The Daily Show,” rejected the backlash over his graphic tweets targeting Jews and women as an unfair reflection of him and his comedy.

04/01/2015

Trevor Noah attends the Comedy Central Roast of Steve Hofmeyer at the Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City on September 11, 2012 in Johannesburg, South Africa. (credit: Dominic Barnardt/Gallo Images/Getty Images for MTV)

New “Daily Show” Host Under Fire For Tweets

A day after Trevor Noah was declared the new host of “The Daily Show,” graphic tweets targeting women, Jews and Middle America are causing a social media backlash.

03/31/2015

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Dallas Artist Selling Photos On Social Media

A Dallas artist is selling his work in a whole new way — on social media, giving new meaning to online shopping.

03/27/2015

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Plano Parents Worried About School Shooting Threat Investigation

An investigation into a potential shooting threat at a Collin County school has parents worried about the safety of their children.

03/27/2015

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