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Thursday, Jun 16, 2016 at 11:22 AM CDT

Dallas Libraries Serve Summer Meals

Dallas Libraries Serve Summer Meals

The Dallas Public Library is serving up free lunch for low income families at 20 locations across town this summer.

Thursday, Jun 16, 2016 at 08:23 AM CDT

Mars Mulls Change for Sugary Frozen Treats

Mars Mulls Change for Sugary Frozen Treats

Reports suggest Mars, a candy giant known for providing sweet treats that pair particularly well with soft serve ice cream, is considering taking candy out of sugary deserts. Mars recently made a public...

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 at 12:47 PM CDT

UN No Longer Deems Coffee Possible Carcinogen

UN No Longer Deems Coffee Possible Carcinogen

The World Health Organization's research arm has downgraded its classification of coffee as a possible carcinogen, declaring there isn't enough proof to show a link to cancer. But the International Agency...

Tuesday, Jun 14, 2016 at 04:44 PM CDT

Heat Advisory for North Texas Wednesday

Heat Advisory for North Texas Wednesday

The National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory from noon Wednesday to 8 p.m. Thursday.

Monday, Jun 13, 2016 at 03:00 PM CDT

Virtual Health Care Aims To Cut Costs

Virtual Health Care Aims To Cut Costs

A new Missouri program works to provide care without costly office visits.

Monday, Jun 13, 2016 at 01:58 PM CDT

Give Back on World Blood Donor Day

Give Back on World Blood Donor Day

Every 2 seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood - consider donating on Tuesday during World Blood Donor Day.

Monday, Jun 13, 2016 at 11:06 AM CDT

Dallas County Confirms Seventh Case of Zika Virus

Dallas County Confirms Seventh Case of Zika Virus

A seventh person has been diagnosed with Zika virus in Dallas County this year, county health officials announced Monday.

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 05:08 PM CDT

Avoid Pregnancy When Near Zika Outbreak: WHO

Avoid Pregnancy When Near Zika Outbreak: WHO

The World Health Organization is now urging women to delay getting pregnant if they travel to a country with a Zika outbreak.

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 05:14 PM CDT

Tarrant County Confirms Fifth Case of Zika Virus

Tarrant County Confirms Fifth Case of Zika Virus

A fifth person has been diagnosed with Zika virus in Tarrant County, health officials say Friday.

Friday, Jun 10, 2016 at 06:46 PM CDT

Verizon IndyCar Driver Keeps Up Despite Diabetes

Verizon IndyCar Driver Keeps Up Despite Diabetes

IndyCar driver Charlie Kimball races car specially designed to help manage his Type 1 diabetes.

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