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Feb 5, 2013 Share
Daily Deals May Be More Than You Bargain For

Daily Deals May Be More Than You Bargain For

While online daily deals websites flood consumers’ inboxes with deals and bargains galore, experts say, be careful before jumping on the opportunity to buy. Read More

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Feb 4, 2013 Share
No Recall on IKEA Glass Desks After Rare Breakage Reports

No Recall on IKEA Glass Desks After Rare Breakage Reports

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has received reports of at least seven tempered glass desks from IKEA spontaneously shattering. While no recall has been issued, NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Unit looked into why the... Read More

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Feb 1, 2013 Share
Downtown Dallas Driver’s License Office Disappears

Downtown Dallas Driver’s License Office Disappears

The only driver’s license office in Downtown Dallas has closed, potentially adding to long lines at other license offices. This comes after DPS told NBC 5 Investigates there were no plans to close any DFW offices. Read More

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Feb 4, 2013 Share
Texas Children's Hospital Ranked in Nation's Top 20

Texas Children's Hospital Ranked in Nation's Top 20

Parents magazine released its list of best children's hospitals in the country. Two of the top 20 are in Texas. Read More

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Feb 1, 2013 Share
Pet Store Accused of Selling Puppies With Parvo

Pet Store Accused of Selling Puppies With Parvo

Mansfield Chief of Police Gary L. Fowler is opening an investigation into a local pet store after the NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Unit was alerted to claims by several families that they purchased puppies that were sick... Read More

Investigations
Jan 13, 2013 Share
Dangers of Debit Cards for Travel

Dangers of Debit Cards for Travel

Holds placed by cruise lines and other travel-related businesses on credit and debit cards can cause account problems. Read More

Driven to Distraction
Dec 20, 2012 Share
Police Chiefs Mull Distracted-Driving Policies

Police Chiefs Mull Distracted-Driving Policies

A prominent group of police leaders is promising new nationwide guidelines to deal with police distracted driving. Read More

Investigations
Dec 19, 2012 Share
Payday Loans Can Spur Yearlong Debt Cycle

Payday Loans Can Spur Yearlong Debt Cycle

Experts warn that people should not be tempted to take out payday loans to pay for holiday expenses. Read More

Investigations
Dec 18, 2012 Share
Bogus Text Messages Promise Gift Cards

Bogus Text Messages Promise Gift Cards

Experts warn that con artists and identity thieves are sending fake text messages that promise a whopping $1,000 gift card from Target. Read More

Driven to Distraction
Dec 17, 2012 Share
DPD Says

DPD Says "No" to Driving-Policy Changes

An NBC 5 investigation has found there were eight crashes involving Dallas police officers using computers while driving in two years. Read More

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Awards

2013

Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Driven to Distraction"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award

News Series
"You're Gonna Wait"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award

Use of Video
"Peter Hull"
Large Market Television RTDNA, Region 6

Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Driven to Distraction"
Large Market Television RTDNA, National

Emmy Award
General Assignment Report - No Time Limit
"Abusing The Badge"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Investigative Report - Series
"Driven to Distraction"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
"Teaching Security"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Education/Schools - News Single Story/Series/Feature
"The $90,000,000 Test"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Health/Science - News Series
"Missed Opportunities"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Military - News Single Story/Feature
"Hasan Gets Paid"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

Politics/Government - News Series
"You're Gonna Wait"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award
Feature News Report - Serious Feature
"Get Out Alive!"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

Emmy Award

On-Camera Talent - Reporter - Consumer/Medical
"Deanna Dewberry"
NATAS, Lone Star Chapter

2012

Freedom of Information Award
Texas Associated Press Broadcasters

ΣΔΧ Award In Journalism

Investigative Reporting; Television
"Critical Delays: Dallas County's Response to the West Nile Epidemic"
Large Market (1-50) Society of Professional Journalists

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