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Investigations
Sunday, Dec 27, 2015
NWS Office Scrambled Staff to Cover Tornadoes

NWS Office Scrambled Staff to Cover Tornadoes

NBC 5 Investigates has learned staffing shortages at the local Dallas-Fort Worth National Weather Service office left forecasters scrambling to cover Saturday’s tornado outbreak and could slow the process of completing damage... Read More

Airport Security
Monday, Dec 21, 2015
Airline Employees Warned of More Security Screening

Airline Employees Warned of More Security Screening

Travelers flying this holiday week aren't the only ones who will face tighter security. Read More

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises
Friday, Dec 18, 2015
Injured Heroes, Broken Promises

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises

This series of stories are the result of a yearlong investigation by NBC 5 Investigates and The Dallas Morning News that uncovered hundreds of complaints from active duty U.S. Army soldiers describing mistreatment, disrespect... Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015
Senate Bill on Missing Airport IDs Notes NBC 5 Investigation

Senate Bill on Missing Airport IDs Notes NBC 5 Investigation

There is new information in an exclusive NBC 5 Investigation that revealed hundreds of airport IDs are missing at America's airports. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015
FBI Chief: Encrypted Messages Stymied Garland Shooting Probe

FBI Chief: Encrypted Messages Stymied Garland Shooting Probe

FBI Director James Comey says investigators are still unable to access more than 100 messages exchanged by one of the gunmen in last May's shooting outside a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Garland. Read More

Wrong-Way Crashes
Monday, Dec 7, 2015
Texas' Wrong Way Drivers Get Federal Attention

Texas' Wrong Way Drivers Get Federal Attention

An NBC 5 investigation into wrong way drivers has caught the attention of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Tuesday, Nov 24, 2015
Identifying Kissing Bugs From Similar Bugs

Identifying Kissing Bugs From Similar Bugs

Following NBC 5 Investigates' recent series of reports on Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug, researchers at Texas A&M University in College Station have been inundated with hundreds of photographs and samples of bugs needing... Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Monday, Nov 23, 2015
Only New Donors Tested for Chagas Disease

Only New Donors Tested for Chagas Disease

An NBC 5 investigation is raising new questions about the safety of the donated blood supply in Texas. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
'No Doubt' ISIS Recruits in NTX: Dallas FBI

'No Doubt' ISIS Recruits in NTX: Dallas FBI

The man in charge of the FBI office in Dallas says there’s no doubt ISIS is recruiting here in North Texas and acknowledges that changing tactics have made it harder to track terrorists online. Read More

Airport Security
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
Concern Re-Ignites Over Missing Airport Security Badges

Concern Re-Ignites Over Missing Airport Security Badges

The investigation into a downed Russian plane has ignited concerns in the United States about potential threats posed by airport workers who can enter secure areas with little or no physical screening. 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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