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Investigations
Friday, Mar 18, 2016
OSHA Fines Fort Worth Zoo After Elephant Injures Zookeeper

OSHA Fines Fort Worth Zoo After Elephant Injures Zookeeper

The Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the Fort Worth Zoo for failing to keep a zookeeper safe. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Mar 2, 2016
Zookeeper Injured by Elephant Calf at Fort Worth Zoo

Zookeeper Injured by Elephant Calf at Fort Worth Zoo

An elephant calf injured a Fort Worth zookeeper in September. The incident has never been made public until now. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Feb 25, 2016
Thousands of Flights Violate Love Field Noise Reduction Program

Thousands of Flights Violate Love Field Noise Reduction Program

An NBC 5 investigation found thousands of flights in violation of airport guidelines designed to reduce noise at Dallas Love Field. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Monday, Feb 22, 2016
Kissing Bug Victim Reminds North Texans Threat is Here

Kissing Bug Victim Reminds North Texans Threat is Here

The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been making headlines, but a woman recently bitten by a Kissing Bug spurs a warning for another tropical disease now being found in North Texas. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Feb 11, 2016
DFW Leads Nation in Cargo Thefts: NBC 5 Investigates

DFW Leads Nation in Cargo Thefts: NBC 5 Investigates

Investigators agreed to give NBC 5 Investigates access to photos and videos showing the scale of these crimes and how they costly they can be. And why police in Texas are struggling to keep up. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Feb 5, 2016
D/FW Airport Police More Visible Following NBC 5 Investigation

D/FW Airport Police More Visible Following NBC 5 Investigation

One day after an NBC 5 investigation found cars abandoned in front of D/FW Airport terminals, the team went back to and saw police right away -- even catching one driver on camera who left his car empty right in front of the... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016
Abandoned Cars at D/FW Airport Could Pose Security Threat

Abandoned Cars at D/FW Airport Could Pose Security Threat

NBC 5 Investigates went undercover and caught drivers leaving cars abandoned right in front of airport terminals at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport -- and sometimes police don’t seem to respond to stop it. Read More

Airport Security
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016
Homeland Security Investigating Missing Airport ID Badges

Homeland Security Investigating Missing Airport ID Badges

An NBC 5 investigation prompted Homeland Security to test 24 of the largest U.S. airports to see enough is being done to minimize risks about missing identification badges. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016
Fire Investigators Watch NBC5 Investigation and Discuss "Closed Door" Message

Fire Investigators Watch NBC5 Investigation and Discuss "Closed Door" Message

Hundreds of fire investigators from across Texas watched our NBC 5 Investigates reports at the North Texas Fire Investigators Association Conference in Richardson. Fire marshals talked about ways to start sharing the "close... Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Nov 3, 2016
Parents Can Do More to Prevent SIDS: Experts

Parents Can Do More to Prevent SIDS: Experts

A quarter-century after the “Back to Sleep” campaign dramatically reduced infant deaths, research shows parents are neglecting simple steps that could save young lives. About 3,500 babies die in their sleep each year from Sudden... 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"

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