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May 16, 2014 Share
Dallas Commissioners Demand Action on Academy Crisis

Dallas Commissioners Demand Action on Academy Crisis

Some Dallas County Commissioners want answers after NBC 5 Investigates revealed the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department’s Training Academy is at risk of being shut down over low test scores. Read More

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May 15, 2014 Share
Low Scores May Close Dallas Co. Sheriff's Training Academy

Low Scores May Close Dallas Co. Sheriff's Training Academy

An exclusive NBC 5 investigation reveals a crisis inside the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department that could result in the state forcing the department to close their training academy. Read More

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May 14, 2014 Share
Some Home Inspectors Urge More Flexible Gas Line Lightning Warnings

Some Home Inspectors Urge More Flexible Gas Line Lightning Warnings

Some Texas home inspectors are looking at better ways to let homebuyers know if their home has flexible gas line tubes known as CSST which have been linked to fires involving lightning strikes. Read More

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May 12, 2014 Share
Credit or Debit: Which Offers Better Protection?

Credit or Debit: Which Offers Better Protection?

One trip to the gas station and one swipe of your card could lead to an empty bank account. But you can protect yourself and your money by choosing credit over debit. Read More

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May 7, 2014 Share
Homeowners Fight Major Home Builder Over Foundation

Homeowners Fight Major Home Builder Over Foundation

A North Texas family battles a homebuilding giant over possible foundation issues. Read More

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May 5, 2014 Share
Union Argues NWS Staffing Shortage Increases Risk

Union Argues NWS Staffing Shortage Increases Risk

NBC 5 Investigates looks into the “critical staff shortage” at the National Weather Service and the impact it may have on forecasting severe, life-threatening weather in tornado alley. Read More

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Apr 30, 2014 Share
Con Artists Target Craigslist Sellers With Fake Checks

Con Artists Target Craigslist Sellers With Fake Checks

A fake check scheme is circulating on Craigslist, leaving a trail from North Texas to California. NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Unit has tips to prevent you from becoming a victim. Read More

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Apr 29, 2014 Share
Commander Apologizes for Fort Hood ‘Move On’ Comment

Commander Apologizes for Fort Hood ‘Move On’ Comment

A top United States Army commander has angered some victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting by suggesting America move on and stop asking questions. Read More

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Apr 28, 2014 Share
Waitlist for Storm Shelter Funds Decades Long

Waitlist for Storm Shelter Funds Decades Long

Thousands of North Texas families may wait years for FEMA funds to build personal storm shelters offered through the North Central Texas Safe Room Rebate Program due to a lack of allocated federal dollars. Read More

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Apr 24, 2014 Share
Experts Urge Caution When Choosing a Storm Shelter

Experts Urge Caution When Choosing a Storm Shelter

The tornado shelter industry is largely unregulated, so experts urge consumers to use caution when choosing a shelter and an installer Read More

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