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New and transfer students at Texas public and private colleges and universities must get a meningitis shot or they can’t move into the dorm or attend classes. KERA’s BJ Austin says that deadline is creating big demand for the vaccine.

The Dallas County Health Department has a new supply of low-cost meningitis vaccine - required of all new and returning college students under age 30 as of January 1, 2012.  But Health Department Director Zach Thompson expects this latest supply won't last long. The first shipment didn't.

Dallas, TX – Plano Police are releasing additional information in a series of attacks on members of the same sorority.

Detectives say they believe a man on surveillance video released last month actually used a pay phone at the Mesquite convenience store to call one of the sexual assault victims to inquire about her welfare.