Crews Treating Roadways In Preparation For Winter WeatherWinter weather isn’t expected to start moving into North Texas until Friday, but road crews have been busy for the last day or so preparing highways and byways to keep drivers as safe as possible.
FDA Issues New Guidelines On SaltThe Obama administration is pressuring the food industry to make foods -- from breads to sliced turkey -- less salty, proposing long-awaited sodium guidelines in an effort to prevent thousands of deaths each year from heart disease and stroke.
No Guarantee Of Payment For Vehicle Damage On Texas HighwaysBent rims and busted hub caps have become the norm after winter weather added to growing number of North Texas potholes. There's no question pothole damage is hitting drivers bank accounts, but who is at fault?
Potholes Continue To Cause Problems For North Texas DriversThe growing number of potholes are one thing, but what really worries some drivers is the prospect of other vehicles swerving at you to avoid them.
Pothole Problems Will Get Worse Before They Get BetterSo, you're driving after the North Texas ice has finally melted. Great! Then, bam you hit a gigantic pothole. Sorry. And unfortunately those dips in the pavement and asphalt are going to get worse before they get better.
CDC Says Child Food Has Too Much Salt & SugarMany packaged meals and snacks for toddlers contain worrisome amounts of salt and sugar, potentially creating an early taste for foods that may contribute to obesity and other health risks, according to a new government study.
Texas Woman Accused Of Poisoning Child With Salt A Texas pediatric nurse has been arrested for feeding her own daughter such a dangerous amount of salt that the child had to be hospitalized.
TxDOT Has New Weapon In Icy Road BattleCBS 11 News took a look at exactly what the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is putting on the roads to try to make them safer in inclement weather.
Technology Helping Road Crews Prepare For Icy WeatherThe North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) and the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) are settling in for a busy night. Both technology and on-the-street manpower are helping them prepare for possible winter weather.
CDC: U.S. Kids Eat Too Much Salt, As Much As Adults American children eat as much salt as adults — about 1,000 milligrams too much, or the same amount as in just one Big Mac.
North Texas To Have Its Own Snow Plows For The First TimeUp until now, there wasn't a single snow plow stationed in all of North Texas. Every time the region got clobbered by a storm, road crews had to wait for plows to arrive from other parts of the state.
Where's The Salt? Hidden In Your Thanksgiving MenuNo need for a salt shaker on the Thanksgiving table: Unless you really cooked from scratch, there's lots of sodium already hidden in the menu.
Gov't Advising Americans To Cut Down On SaltThe government is telling half of the U.S. population to drastically cut their daily salt intake. That's the advice to consumers -- and the food industry -- as the government issues new dietary guidelines.