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Feb 24, 2014 Share
Experts Question if Current Gas Tubing Safety is Enough

Experts Question if Current Gas Tubing Safety is Enough

New interviews and documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates raise more questions about how much a manufacturer-recommended safety measure really prevents lightning-related fires involving flexible gas lines used in millions... Read More

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Feb 23, 2014 Share
Fundraising Fiasco Leaves Dance Team in Tears

Fundraising Fiasco Leaves Dance Team in Tears

A Fort Worth dance team turned to a fundraiser to raise money to help pay for a national competition in Las Vegas, but six months later, the trip is in jeopardy because the team is still waiting for its cut of the check. Read More

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Feb 21, 2014 Share
Driver Claims Mobile Dent Repair Took Him for a Ride

Driver Claims Mobile Dent Repair Took Him for a Ride

Are promises made by some mobile dent repair businesses too good to be true? When cameras from the NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Unit started rolling, two repairmen went running. Read More

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Feb 16, 2014 Share
Dozens of Restaurant Inspections Skipped at DFW Airport

Dozens of Restaurant Inspections Skipped at DFW Airport

An exclusive NBC 5 investigation discovered the Tarrant County Health Department had been skipping inspections at dozens of restaurants at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. Read More

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Feb 5, 2014 Share
Patients Fighting Medical Bills Empowered

Patients Fighting Medical Bills Empowered

New state rules empower patients in the fight against a common practice, balance billing, which occurs when a patient is treated at an in-network hospital by an out -of-network doctor. The doctor then bills the patient for... Read More

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Feb 4, 2014 Share
In-Network ER, Out-of-Network Doc Could Equal a Big Bill

In-Network ER, Out-of-Network Doc Could Equal a Big Bill

An in-network hospital and an out-of-network emergency room doctor means some patients may get slapped with a big balance bill. Read More

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Feb 3, 2014 Share
Texas Tops for Used Cars Sold With Unfixed Recalls: Carfax

Texas Tops for Used Cars Sold With Unfixed Recalls: Carfax

Research from Carfax shows one out of nine used cars for sale online in Texas have unfixed recalls. Read More

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Jan 31, 2014 Share
Safety of Corrugated Steel Tubing Investigated

Safety of Corrugated Steel Tubing Investigated

A three-month-long NBC 5 Investigation looks at the safety of flexible gas lines known as CSST, corrugated stainless steel tubing. Read More

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Jan 30, 2014 Share
Fire Marshal, Industry Differ on Fatal Fire Cause

Fire Marshal, Industry Differ on Fatal Fire Cause

A fire marshal and a North Texas family blame a product that carries flammable gas through millions of American homes for a fatal fire and explosion that claimed the life of their son. The industry argues it is safe. Read More

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Jan 12, 2014 Share
Consumer Reports: Fast Food Not As Pictured

Consumer Reports: Fast Food Not As Pictured

Fast food advertising makes the offerings looking luscious and inviting. Consumer Reports decided to run some side-by-side comparisons. 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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