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Apr 11, 2013 Share
DOT Questions Cardinal Coach Lines

DOT Questions Cardinal Coach Lines

The company involved in Thursday morning's crash experienced only minor safety violations over the last two years. Special agents from the U.S. Department of Transportation showed up at the company's Grand Prairie office searching for the owner and bus company records. (AP photo)

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Apr 8, 2013 Share
Woman Linked to Fraud or Victim of Bogus Boss?

Woman Linked to Fraud or Victim of Bogus Boss?

A woman who says she found a job through LinkedIn is facing felony fraud charges for trying to cash a fake check she said she received from her employer. Read More

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Apr 4, 2013 Share
STAAR Tests Come with $90M Tab

STAAR Tests Come with $90M Tab

When Texas students take the STAAR test this spring they'll be taking part in a program that is on-track to cost taxpayers almost half a billion dollars over five years. Read More

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Apr 1, 2013 Share
License Wait Times Shorter at DPS Mega Centers

License Wait Times Shorter at DPS Mega Centers

Since NBC 5’s investigation last summer, wait times at some Texas DPS license centers are dropping, but not all license centers are created equally. Read More

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Mar 27, 2013 Share
Extended Warranty: Waste of Money or Peace of Mind?

Extended Warranty: Waste of Money or Peace of Mind?

While millions of consumers purchase extended warranties, experts say in some cases they may be more of a headache than the peace of mind they’re supposed to be. Read More

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Mar 25, 2013 Share
Kiosks Offering Cash for Old Phones

Kiosks Offering Cash for Old Phones

The unassuming ATM-like kiosk at some North Texas malls may offer consumers instant cash for their old mobile phones. Read More

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Mar 8, 2013 Share
Call Centers Booming in North Texas

Call Centers Booming in North Texas

Customer service call center jobs, which have long been sent abroad because of cost, are coming back to the United States and the Dallas-Fort Worth area is a big winner. Read More

Driven to Distraction
Mar 7, 2013 Share
City Policy Prohibits Typing and Driving: DPD Chief

City Policy Prohibits Typing and Driving: DPD Chief

Dallas Police Chief David Brown gave his first formal interview about a nine-month-long NBC 5 investigation that found police officers in Dallas and across Texas were causing car crashes by typing on mobile dashboard... Read More

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Mar 2, 2013 Share
Bieber Card Aims to Teach Kids Responsible Spending

Bieber Card Aims to Teach Kids Responsible Spending

Justin Bieber is pitching a prepaid card designed to teach kids about smart spending. But, like other prepaid cards, it has fees attached to it and experts say there may be better alternatives. Read More

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Feb 27, 2013 Share
Some Arlington, Fort Worth Schools Miss Safety Drills

Some Arlington, Fort Worth Schools Miss Safety Drills

The Fort Worth and Arlington independent school districts are reviewing their emergency procedures after an NBC 5 Investigation revealed some schools had been missing required safety drills. 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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