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Oct 7, 2013 Share
EPA Tests Show Little Improvement in Airplane Water Quality

EPA Tests Show Little Improvement in Airplane Water Quality

In this exclusive report, NBC 5 Investigates obtained test results from the Environmental Protection Agency. The numbers show years after EPA launched an effort to clean up the water on-board planes, the water may not be... Read More

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Oct 4, 2013 Share
Records Detail $5M Spent on Hasan Trial

Records Detail $5M Spent on Hasan Trial

NBC 5 Investigates has obtained detailed records showing how the U.S. government spent nearly $5 million to convict Nidal Hasan in the Fort Hood massacre; crimes for which he wished to plead guilty. Read More

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Oct 3, 2013 Share
Emails Show Cab Co. Asked for DPD Action on Uber

Emails Show Cab Co. Asked for DPD Action on Uber

A Dallas cab company asked city officials to have police officers ticket the drivers with UBER, the popular car service phone app, according to documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates. Read More

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Oct 2, 2013 Share
Little Elm Man Says He Was Over-Insured, Wants Refund

Little Elm Man Says He Was Over-Insured, Wants Refund

Little Elm resident has filed a complaint with the Texas Department of Insurance because he says he was over-insured by State Farm and that, over the years, his policy has cost him thousands of dollars more than it should Read More

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Oct 2, 2013 Share
Beware of Postcards Promising Free Travel

Beware of Postcards Promising Free Travel

American Airlines and Delta are warning customers to beware of postcards featuring their logos that promise free travel. The airlines say they have nothing to do with these offers and are taking action with a lawsuit.

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Sep 30, 2013 Share
Trampoline Park Boom Sparks Safety Concerns

Trampoline Park Boom Sparks Safety Concerns

Indoor trampoline parks have exploded in growth both in North Texas and across the United States, prompting industry leaders to set voluntary safety standards in an effort to minimize the risk of injuries. Read More

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Sep 26, 2013 Share
Should Mattresses be Replaced Every 10 Years?

Should Mattresses be Replaced Every 10 Years?

While many in the mattress industry suggest consumers replace their mattresses every five-to-10 years, Consumer Reports said there is no time limit. Read More

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Sep 23, 2013 Share
Bird Strike Reports Decline at DFW

Bird Strike Reports Decline at DFW

An NBC 5 investigation finds Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport reports more cases of airplanes hitting wildlife than almost any other airport in the country. But NBC 5 Investigates has learned the number of reports may... Read More

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Sep 18, 2013 Share
Reports Paint Alexis as Troubled

Reports Paint Alexis as Troubled

The NBC 5 Investigates team has obtained reports and interviews that shed light on Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis's final months. They paint a picture of a man struggling with his own thoughts and prone to angry outbursts.

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Sep 10, 2013 Share
Family Sues Over Fatal Fall From Texas Giant

Family Sues Over Fatal Fall From Texas Giant

The family of a woman who fell to her death from a ride at Six Flags Over Texas filed a lawsuit against company on Tuesday, the same day the amusement park announced that the roller coaster will reopen this... 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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