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Aug 27, 2015 Share
Wal-Mart Offers Woman $3,200 After Totaling Her Car

Wal-Mart Offers Woman $3,200 After Totaling Her Car

Wal-Mart's insurance company has offered a settlement to a North Texas grandmother after she took her SUV to Wal-Mart for a routine oil change and returned to find it had been totaled. Read More

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Aug 26, 2015 Share
Few North Texas School Districts Have CO Detectors

Few North Texas School Districts Have CO Detectors

Months after a carbon monoxide leak sickened children at a Dallas elementary school, many school districts still don't have CO detectors, according to a survey by NBC 5. Read More

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Aug 26, 2015 Share
Buyer Beware: Flooded Vehicles on the Market

Buyer Beware: Flooded Vehicles on the Market

Recent flooding in North Texas and across the country continues to haunt used car buyers. Read More

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Aug 24, 2015 Share
Where is Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk?

Where is Dallas District Attorney Susan Hawk?

As the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk grew on Monday, Hawk's mother said she is simply taking a break after working a lot. Read More

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Aug 20, 2015 Share
Experts Warn Children Could Be Vulnerable for ID Theft

Experts Warn Children Could Be Vulnerable for ID Theft

As you prepare to send your kids back to school, experts warn you need to think about more than supplies, clothes and bus schedules. You also need to think about identity theft. Read More

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Aug 20, 2015 Share
Pilots Encounter Drones 3 Times This Month in North Texas

Pilots Encounter Drones 3 Times This Month in North Texas

Pilots have reported three close calls with drones in the skies over North Texas this month as the number of incidents is skyrocketing across the country. Read More

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Aug 19, 2015 Share
What to Know About Mobile Banking and Financial Apps

What to Know About Mobile Banking and Financial Apps

Mobile banking is becoming more popular. New financial apps promise to make life easier by consolidating your accounts. Before you share your information with any financial app, do your homework. Read More

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Aug 18, 2015 Share
Stained Dress Proof of Judge's Sexual Harassment: Lawsuit

Stained Dress Proof of Judge's Sexual Harassment: Lawsuit

A longtime Tarrant County court clerk claims in a federal lawsuit that she was sexually harassed and assaulted by a judge for years and that she has the evidence to prove it. Read More

Investigations
Aug 14, 2015 Share
Woman Says Wal-Mart Wrecked Her SUV During Oil Change

Woman Says Wal-Mart Wrecked Her SUV During Oil Change

When a Midlothian grandmother took her SUV to Wal-Mart for an oil change, it came back wrecked. Read More

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Aug 14, 2015 Share
NBC 5 Helps Cancer-Stricken Grandma Get a Refund

NBC 5 Helps Cancer-Stricken Grandma Get a Refund

A couple plans a trip of a lifetime before finding out the wife has cancer and must get surgery -- NBC 5 helps them get a refund on non-refundable airline tickets. Read More

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Awards

2015

Lone Star Emmy Awards, Lone Star Chapter
Investigative Report Single Story: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Military: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Education/Schools: “The Texas High School Helmet Tracker”

The RTDNA Gannett Foundation
Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Investigative Reporting
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Fire in the Attic"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
News Series
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Multimedia Project,
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Best Investigation, Broadcast Large Market
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

Texas AP Broadcasters Award: Best Investigation
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

See all awards won by NBC 5 Investigates here.

 

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