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UFC Fighter Mike Pyle with Richard Hunter (Credit: R. Hunter, 105.3 The Fan)

Surging UFC Welterweight Mike Pyle Christens New Network

UFC welterweight veteran Mike “Quicksand” Pyle takes on Matt Brown Saturday night on the inaugural night of the new FOX Sports 1 network.

08/15/2013

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Texas Senate Sends Bill Reducing CHL Training Requirement

Getting a concealed handgun license in Texas may soon get much easier. A bill on its way to Governor Perry would reduce the amount of training required for a license.

05/09/2013

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Texas’ Elite Search & Rescue Team Recalls Finding Closure In West

When the fertilizer plant in West exploded, Texas Task Force One was called in to search the area closest to the plant for survivors. They didn’t find any.

05/08/2013

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Special Olympics Fort Worth Area Spring Games

Today the Fort Worth Area Special Olympics Spring Games kicked off at the University of Texas at Arlington. More than 1,200 children and adults with disabilities are expected to compete.

CBSDFW.COM–04/19/2013

Before becoming the Mayor of New York and then the President, Grover Cleveland was a sheriff.

Texas Sheriff Allegedly Falsified Training Records

The state agency that oversees law enforcement training standards says the Freestone County sheriff routinely submitted documents falsely claiming that deputies completed mandatory training.

04/01/2013

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DFW Fire Training Research Center Re-Opens

If you were near DFW airport today, you may have seen the smoke and fire.

03/20/2013

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Aircraft Rescue Firefighting Training At DFW Airport

A new multi-million dollar expansion at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport means better training for airport firefighters around the world.

CBSDFW.COM–03/20/2013

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Texas Bill Would Allow Veterans To Skip Police Training

Texas lawmakers will likely see a bill in the next legislative session allowing some military veterans to skip most police academy training en route to becoming a sworn police officer.

02/19/2013

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Fort Worth Breaks Ground On $100M Police & Fire Training Center

Tuesday, Fort Worth broke ground on a nearly $100 million, state-of-the art training center in south central Fort Worth off of West Felix Street.

02/12/2013

Air Force Base Head Steps Down Amid Sex Scandal

The head of training at Lackland Air Force Base has stepped down and is headed to the Pentagon amid a sex scandal involving instructors and trainees.

09/05/2012

A drilling rig explores for gas. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Arlington Imposing $2,500 Fee On Gas Drilling Companies

Gas companies that drill in Arlington will now have to pay the city a $2,500 fee, per well, every year. The money will go toward properly preparing and training firefighters.

03/07/2012

A nurse tends to a recovering patient. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Local High Schools Focusing On Student Career Paths

Across North Texas there are now school districts designing campuses that focus specifically on getting students on a career path.

09/13/2011

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