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Thursday, Aug 20, 2015
Experts Warn Children Could Be Vulnerable for ID Theft

Experts Warn Children Could Be Vulnerable for ID Theft

As you prepare to send your kids back to school, experts warn you need to think about more than supplies, clothes and bus schedules. You also need to think about identity theft. Read More

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Thursday, Aug 20, 2015
Pilots Encounter Drones 3 Times This Month in North Texas

Pilots Encounter Drones 3 Times This Month in North Texas

Pilots have reported three close calls with drones in the skies over North Texas this month as the number of incidents is skyrocketing across the country. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015
What to Know About Mobile Banking and Financial Apps

What to Know About Mobile Banking and Financial Apps

Mobile banking is becoming more popular. New financial apps promise to make life easier by consolidating your accounts. Before you share your information with any financial app, do your homework. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015
Stained Dress Proof of Judge's Sexual Harassment: Lawsuit

Stained Dress Proof of Judge's Sexual Harassment: Lawsuit

A longtime Tarrant County court clerk claims in a federal lawsuit that she was sexually harassed and assaulted by a judge for years and that she has the evidence to prove it. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Aug 14, 2015
Woman Says Wal-Mart Wrecked Her SUV During Oil Change

Woman Says Wal-Mart Wrecked Her SUV During Oil Change

When a Midlothian grandmother took her SUV to Wal-Mart for an oil change, it came back wrecked. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Aug 14, 2015
NBC 5 Helps Cancer-Stricken Grandma Get a Refund

NBC 5 Helps Cancer-Stricken Grandma Get a Refund

A couple plans a trip of a lifetime before finding out the wife has cancer and must get surgery -- NBC 5 helps them get a refund on non-refundable airline tickets. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015
TX Law Does Not Allow Most Crime Victims out of Lease

TX Law Does Not Allow Most Crime Victims out of Lease

As any crime victim will tell you, after something happens you don't feel safe. And for one North Texas woman, there is no escape. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Aug 4, 2015
Jury Duty Scam Hits Dallas County

Jury Duty Scam Hits Dallas County

A jury duty scam that's been popping up around North Texas for at least a year has popped up in Dallas County. Read More

Wrong-Way Crashes
Monday, Aug 3, 2015
TxDOT Approves Lower 'Wrong Way' Signs to Curb Crashes

TxDOT Approves Lower 'Wrong Way' Signs to Curb Crashes

The Texas Department of Transportation makes a major change to help prevent the hundreds of wrong-way crashes that continue to take place on Texas roads. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015
Capitol Hill Takes Up Airport Security After DFW Breach

Capitol Hill Takes Up Airport Security After DFW Breach

Tough questions about airport security on Capitol Hill Wednesday. Just days after a security breach at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Peter Neffenger, the director of the Transportation Security Administration testified in front of the House Homeland Security Committee.

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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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