<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usMon, 24 Oct 2016 22:51:50 -0500Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:51:50 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Hometown Girl Hits Broadway]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:37:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Broadway-actress-dallas.jpg
From the limelight of Broadway to gracing the pages of magazines, one North Texas woman is taking the entertainment industry by storm.

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<![CDATA[Pete Burns, Lead Singer in Band Dead or Alive, Dies at 57]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:18:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/deadoralive.jpg
"Dead or Alive" singer Pete Burns died Sunday after suffering a cardiac arrest, his management team confirmed. Burns was 57.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Actress Finds Fame on Broadway]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:42:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Broadway-actress-dallas.jpg
Amber Barbie Pickens, a Dallas native and Booker T. Washington graduate, is in the middle of her first season on Broadway in New York City, performing with Cirque Du Soleii's Paramour.

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<![CDATA[2017 International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:28:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Talk_St_633_B_DBDT_1200x675_792277059562.jpg
Discussing the 29th Annual International Conference and Festival of Blacks in Dance with Ann Williams, the founder of the Dallas Black Dance Theatre and one of the founders of the International Association...]]>
<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:13:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Walmart Scraps 'Suicide Scar' Makeup Kit Amid Outrage]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:02:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walmart_north_las_vegas.jpg
Outraged mental health advocates petitioned Walmart to stop selling a "Suicide Scar Wound" makeup kit offered on the retailer's website. Walmart, one of the leading retailers in the United States, can be...
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<![CDATA[Aretha Franklin To Headline "A Night To Remember"]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:57:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ANTR+2014_.jpg
CitySquare proudly announces that the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, will headline CitySquare’s annual fundraiser, A Night to Remember, on Saturday, September 6, at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Margot...]]>
<![CDATA[Pooches Sniff Out Best Costume Title in NYC Parade]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:33:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dog-split-3.jpg
Dog owners dressed up their pooches in creative costumes to bring the Halloween spirit to Tompkins Square Park in lower Manhattan. Dogs dressed up and strutted their stuff in a runway competition for big prizes....]]>
<![CDATA[Retro LA Home Once Owned by Ike and Tina Turner for Sale]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:29:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/knbc-tina-turner-ike-turner-home-for-sale.jpg
Perched on a hill in a South Los Angeles neighborhood often called the "Black Beverly Hills," a retro residence Ike and Tina Turner once called home is being sold for $999,000.

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<![CDATA[Celebrity Chicago Cubs Fans Celebrate Historic Win]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:58:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-492529998.jpg
Bob Newhart, a native Chicagoan and infamous Cubs fan, may have forgotten his "W" flag at home, but that didn't stop him or his grandkids from taking a DIY approach to properly celebrating their team's historic...

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<![CDATA[Top Celeb Pics: Bill Murray Gets Mark Twain Prize]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:53:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-617638354-ent.jpg
Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

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<![CDATA[Robin Williams' Family Gives Grants to Challenged Athletes]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:01:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Challenged-Athletes-Triathl.jpg
Robin Williams' family attended the Challenged Athletes Foundation's Triathlon Challenge to present grants to three challenged athletes. NBC 7's Liberty Zabala reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Obama Tweets Cubs Congrats]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:59:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/obama+sox+GettyImages-102211309.png
Chicago Cubs fans are still in a state of gleeful delirium after the team advanced to the World Series on Saturday night, and even some Chicago White Sox fans were willing to offer congratulations to their North...

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<![CDATA[Saturday Night Live: Tom Hanks Hosts, Lady Gaga Performs]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 05:41:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Tom-Hanks-SNL-Debate.jpg
With Halloween around the corner, it’s fitting that “Saturday Night Live” would open this week’s episode with something unsettling, like the latest presidential debate. Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump returned to go...
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<![CDATA[Miley Cyrus Campaigns for Clinton at College Dorm in Virginia]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:26:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Miley+Cyrus+GMU.jpg
Singer and entertainer Miley Cyrus went door-knocking for Hillary Clinton at a George Mason University dorm Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[These Days, Trump Not Finding 'SNL' Very Funny]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:28:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/SNL+Trump+Alec+Baldwin.png
"Saturday Night Live" writers could save some work this week by having Alec Baldwin, in pursed-lipped Donald Trump mode, read the presidential candidate's tweet declaring himself the victim of a "hit job" by the...

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<![CDATA[NBA to Offer Virtual Reality Broadcast]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:50:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nextvr.jpg
The NBA wants to bring fans closer to the action. The league announced Thursday that one game each week would broadcasted in virtual reality. This makes the NBA the first professional sports league to...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Museum of Art’s Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:52:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dr.AnneBromberg_DivineFelinesCatsofAncientEgypt_CourtesyofDallasMuseumofArt.2.jpg
Dallas Museum of Art’s current exhibition, Divine Felines: Cats of Ancient Egypt organized by the Brooklyn Museum features 80 objects depicting Ancient Egyptians’ admiration for cats and the ancient society’s...

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<![CDATA[Model Katie May's Death Caused By Chiropractic Procedure]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/katiemayfeuerherd.jpg
Former "Playboy" model Katie May's death in February was caused by a chiropractic procedure to her neck, the Los Angeles County coroner's office told NBC News.

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<![CDATA[Michelle's Style Shines Through 8 Years of State Dinners]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:28:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/01shmobama20.jpg
First Lady Michelle Obama has been a fashionista for the eight years she’s been in the spotlight. Here are some of her iconic looks during various state dinners that the Obamas have hosted.

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<![CDATA[Denver's Botanical Garden Glows Orange for Halloween]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:58:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Denvers_Botanical_Garden_Glows_Orange_for_Halloween_1200x675_790853187746.jpg
Halloween is on display at Denver's botanical garden.]]>
<![CDATA[Box Office Preview: 'Ouija: Origin Of Evil' and 'Boo! A Madea Halloween']]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:43:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_bop1020_1920x1080.jpg
'Tis the season for spooky movies. "Ouija: Origin Of Evil" and "Boo! A Madea Halloween" hit theaters this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Universal Studios Offers Virtual Reality Scares]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:44:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_vr_1920x1080.jpg
"The Repository" is a new-age haunted house combining virtual reality interactive entertainment and immersive theater.

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<![CDATA[Indians Fans Buy Up Pitcher's Wedding Registry Gifts]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:06:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ryan-merritt.jpg
Cleveland Indians’ pitcher Ryan Merritt has a lot to celebrate. In addition to a surprisingly solid pitching performance in game five of the ALCS, he is getting married and his wedding registry is almost...

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<![CDATA[Bob Dylan Retracts Mention of Nobel on His Website]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:02:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bob-dylan-nobel.jpg
It took Bob Dylan about a week to acknowledge the fact that he was awarded a Nobel Prize for literature. But it took him less than 24 hours after that to retract the acknowledgment from his website. On a...

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<![CDATA[Selena Inducted into Texas Women's Hall of Fame]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:59:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Selena+Texas+Womens+Hall+of+Fame.jpg
Selena Quintanilla, often called the Queen of Tejano music, was inducted into the Texas Women’s Hall of Fame in Denton on Friday.

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