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City Council Approves $3.2 Million For Trinity River Cleanup

How much is scenic beauty worth? Can a price be put on it? The Dallas City Council has put a price of $3.2 million on the cleanup of one of its scenic gems — the Trinity River.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

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Steel Plant Builds Dallas Bridge Arches

A steel plant is building two giant arches that will tower nearly 300 feet over a Dallas river. The arches are part of the new Margaret McDermott Bridge over the Trinity River.

01/03/2014

Franklin Davis has been accused of killing 16-year-old Shania Gray. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Babysitter’s Accused Killer Heads To Court

Franklin Davis has confessed to brutally killing a teenage babysitter, but his attorneys will try to prove that he does not deserve the death penalty.

11/04/2013

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20 Cars Pulled From Trinity River In Dallas

Twenty cars were pulled from the Trinity River this Thursday.

10/26/2013

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Driver Killed After Car Crashes In River, Puppy Survives

A dog was the only survivor of a car crash in one North Texas city.

CBSDFW.COM–07/24/2013

For 83 years, the Continental Avenue Bridge was a main corridor into downtown Dallas. (credit: cbsdfw.com)

Dallas Revamps Continental Avenue Bridge

For 83 years, the Continental Avenue Bridge has been a main corridor into downtown, but Monday, it will close to traffic to eventually re-open with a new identity.

07/07/2013

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Fort Worth Fireworks Show Sparks Grass Fire

The Fort Worth Fourth fireworks show was suspended halfway through after debris from the show caused a grass fire late Thursday night. The delay lasted for more than 10 minutes.

07/05/2013

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Plaza Prepped For Peaceful Ceremony

The Trinity River Vision Authority (TRVA) wants to sanctify the future site of the John V. McMillan Plaza and the Major Ripley Allen Arnold Monument.

06/03/2013

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Police Investigate Human Bones Near Trinity River

Dallas police are trying to identify some human bones discovered along the Trinity River. Police say the bones were found Sunday by people walking their dogs.

04/15/2013

Donald Greenlee (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Office)

Escaped Dallas County Inmate Recaptured

A felony burglary suspect who escaped the Dallas County Jail early Wednesday morning was back in custody nearly 24 hours after he jumped over a razor-wire fence and made a run for freedom.

04/04/2013

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Carrollton Threatens Lawsuit On Camelot Landfill Expansion

The City of Carrollton is considering taking legal action if the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality approves a proposed expansion for the Camelot landfill.

04/03/2013

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Fort Worth Bridge To Be 1st Of Its Kind

Drivers in Fort Worth may have noticed some big arches under construction over the last year. They are part of the 7th Street bridge project.

02/28/2013

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