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Spring Break

Pins in a map mark destinations in Mexico, Central America and South America. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Texas DPS Warns Against Mexico Trips

The Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday again warned students looking forward to spring break to avoid taking trips to Mexico due to drug-related violence.

02/25/2015

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College Students Choosing Volunteerism Over Partying During Spring Break

A new trend is spreading among college students to choose to volunteer during Spring Break instead of partying.

02/15/2015

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How To Travel On A Student Budget

For those who are still searching on how to stay within the average student budget while planning the best spring break trip ever, here are a few helpful tips to get started.

01/30/2015

Flower Mound resident and Oklahoma State University student Kasey Waychoff was hit and killed by a drunk driver while on Spring Break. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

Flower Mound Teen Killed In Spring Break Accident

A Flower Mound teen has died, after police say a drunk driver struck her early Friday morning. Kasey Waychoff a 19-year-old sophomore at Oklahoma State University was on Spring Break vacation with her sorority sisters in Alabama.

CBS 11–03/21/2014

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Southlake Man Dies In Florida Balcony Fall

Police in Florida are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man from Southlake, who was chaperoning a group of spring breakers when he fell from a hotel balcony.

03/20/2014

High winds knocked over a gas station awning in Denton County on March 16. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Weekend Weather Leaves Trail Of Damage

Sever thunder storms and high winds that passed through North Texas over the weekend are to blame for some extensive damage in a few concentrated areas of the metroplex.

03/16/2014

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Visitors Prepared For Zoo Mayhem Get Spring Break Surprise

It’s become a traditional Spring Break sight — throngs of people and lines of traffic at the Fort Worth Zoo. This year the visitors, who had prepared for the mayhem, received some surprises.

CBS 11–03/12/2014

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Spring Break Steals & Deals: March 12

CBS 11 News viewers can save big with Steals & Deals. Each week, viewers can learn about products being offered at huge discounts. Here are this week’s deals.

CBS 11–03/12/2014

A woman walks the white line during a field sobriety test. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Anti-DWI Campaign Targets Young Adults

The Texas Department of Transportation launched an anti-DWI campaign on Tuesday targeting young adults who might be hitting the road during spring break this month.

03/11/2014

Riders enjoy an attraction at Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park in Dallas. (credit: Zero Gravity Thrill Amusement Park via Facebook)

5 Reasons To Visit DFW For Spring Break

Spring break is upon us. However, overcrowded beaches are not for everyone. DFW has plenty of exciting springtime options that can be memorable for everyone in the family.

03/08/2014

A police official conducts a field sobriety test at a DUI traffic checkpoint on June 4, 2007. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Troopers Ready For Spring Break

The Texas Department of Public Safety said that increased patrols began on Friday and will run through March 23, to help keep travelers safe during spring break.

03/07/2014

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Best Long Weekend Trips For College Students

Cancun, Mexico, Las Vegas and South Beach Miami are among the best long weekend trips for college students.

10/29/2013

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