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Waxahachie Businesses Flooded By High Water

Several Waxahachie businesses are cleaning up Monday morning after heavy rains and high waters caused flooding downtown.

13 hours ago

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Storms Cause Damage, Prompt Water Rescues In Rio Vista

Much of Rio Vista remains without power Monday morning after high winds and a possible tornado struck the town late Sunday night.

13 hours ago

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Cowboys Incident, Hardy Vs Coleman: ‘Volatile’ Vs ‘Goofy’

Cowboys defensive lineman Greg Hardy is by reputation a volatile guy. Cowboys defensive lineman Devon Coleman is, by reputation a ‘goofy’ guy.

04/24/2015

(image via Dallas Zoo)

Dallas Zoo Reveals Name Of Baby Giraffe

The Dallas Zoo’s newest addition is officially two weeks old today and now she finally has a name.

04/24/2015

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Dallas Police: ‘Sweetheart Swindler’ Took $16K From Man With Dementia

Dallas police say they’re looking for a woman who tricked a man with dementia into applying for credit cards and gift cards – someone they’re calling the ‘Sweetheart Swindler.’

04/24/2015

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American Airlines Beats Wall Street Q1 Forecasts

The Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had net income of $1.30 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and pretax expenses, came to $1.73 per share.

04/24/2015

Operations Inside Rechtien International Trucks Ahead  Of Business Inventories Figures

Texas Trucking Association Wants Lower Speeds On Texas Highways

Big rigs flying down the highway. It’s a common sight in Texas. But the Texas Trucking Association thinks the current speed limits are too high – especially in urban areas.

04/24/2015

Photo credits: Cryo4 Southlake

Around Town: Cryotherapy

A physical rehab therapy used by major league athletes is popping up all over North Texas. JD Ryan discovered the cool facts about Cryotherapy.

04/24/2015

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Heavy Rain Causes Flooding Issues On Hwy 75 In McKinney

McKinney city officials joined TxDOT workers in cutting off the freeway and then bringing in pumps to clear out the high water. Traffic was finally moving freely by late morning.

CBS 11–04/23/2015

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SPCA Receives Nearly 400 Fighting Roosters & Hens After Raid

An Ellis County judge gave 384 cruelly treated roosters and hens to the SPCA of Texas. They’ll soon be evaluated and put up for adoption on a case by case basis.

04/23/2015

Mary Lowrance (image via Dallas Co. Jail)

Dallas ISD Teacher Arrested For Improper Relationship With A Student

A Dallas ISD High School teacher has been arrested for an improper relationship with a student.

04/23/2015

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DPD Officers Involved In Shooting Of Mentally Ill Man With Screwdriver Not Indicted

A Dallas County grand jury “no billed” (did not indict) DPD officers in shooting death last year of a mentally ill man with screwdriver.

04/23/2015

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