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Wrong-Way Crashes
Thursday, Oct 1, 2015 Share
TxDOT Promises Wrong-Way Changes After NBC 5 Investigation

TxDOT Promises Wrong-Way Changes After NBC 5 Investigation

TxDOT says 700 safety improvements are coming to Tarrant County roads just eight months after an NBC 5 investigation into wrong-way crashes. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 25, 2015 Share
NTX Grandmother Says She was Ripped Off By Roofer

NTX Grandmother Says She was Ripped Off By Roofer

A North Texas grandmother said she was ripped off by a rogue roofer. But when NBC 5 stepped in, she saw results. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015 Share
Experts Fault $2.2M Veterans Study Involving Spinning Chair

Experts Fault $2.2M Veterans Study Involving Spinning Chair

An Irving chiropractic clinic known for treating former Dallas Cowboys and ex-Navy SEALS received $2.2 million in Texas taxpayer money for what experts say was an “essentially useless” research project involving a spinning chair. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015 Share
Customer Upset Over North Texas Fencing Contractor

Customer Upset Over North Texas Fencing Contractor

If you felt like you'd been ripped off, how far would you go to get your money back? For one North Texan, it was a year-long battle and a call to the NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Unit. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Sep 21, 2015 Share
E-Cig Battery Explodes in Man’s Pocket

E-Cig Battery Explodes in Man’s Pocket

A North Texas man is worried people may be at risk after he was badly burned when his e-cigarette batteries exploded and caught fire in his pocket. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 17, 2015 Share
North Texas Wedding Planner Faces Criminal Charges

North Texas Wedding Planner Faces Criminal Charges

A North Texas wedding planner's Thursday morning date at the Collin County Courthouse is one she neither planned for nor expected. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Sep 10, 2015 Share
Tarrant County to Permanently Close Passport Offices

Tarrant County to Permanently Close Passport Offices

Tarrant County District Clerk Tom Wilder is set to announce Friday that he will permanently close the county's six passport processing offices, NBC 5 Investigates has learned. Read More

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises
Monday, Sep 7, 2015 Share
Soldiers Waited Days, Weeks for Counseling at Fort Hood

Soldiers Waited Days, Weeks for Counseling at Fort Hood

New Army records obtained by NBC 5 Investigates show active duty soldiers had to wait days or even weeks to see mental health counselors at Fort Hood. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 4, 2015 Share
Couple Battles Insurance Company Over Spring Storm Damage

Couple Battles Insurance Company Over Spring Storm Damage

The storms last spring left behind a path of devastation that some homeowners are still struggling to sort out. One North Texas couple says they had premium coverage, but when they called their insurance company to file a... Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 4, 2015 Share
Dallas Man Falsely Accused in Series of Rapes Sues Police

Dallas Man Falsely Accused in Series of Rapes Sues Police

A man who was named by police in 2013 as a "person of interest" in a series of rapes that he did not commit filed a lawsuit against Dallas police on Friday. 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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