Exposed: Some restaurants haven't been inspected in years
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After an NBC 5 investigation found that more than 200 Dallas restaurants had not been inspected in at least two years, Dallas has inspected all of the establishments on the list. Read More
Dallas restaurants are supposed to be inspected twice per year, but NBC 5 has learned that only about 20 percent got two inspections last year. This story was published February 29, 2012 - 12:22 a.m.
Prompted by an NBC 5 investigation, the city of Dallas will be hiring more restaurant inspectors. Read More
A Dallas city council committee puts together a plan to step up restaurant inspections after an NBC 5 investigation revealed hundreds of restaurants had not been inspected in the last two years. This story was published March 27, 2012 - 2:24 p.m.
Dallas is debating sweeping changes in the wake of an NBC 5 investigation into restaurant inspections that found kitchens that had not been checked in years. A plan to require a training course for every restaurant worker in the city is among the ideas.
From hundreds of semi-trucks stopped in Denton County to DART rail lines not running, icy conditions have stranded travelers across North Texas. Hundreds of flights from DFW Airport have also been canceled.
Emergency crews recover a body out of a vehicle that went into Lewisville Lake early Saturday.
DFW International Airport said there have been hundreds of cancellations so far.
ONCOR is making progress on getting the power back on for North Texans.
North Korea says it has deported an elderly U.S. tourist and war veteran from Palo Alto, Calif., detained for more than a month for alleged hostile acts against the country. North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency said it made the decision because 85-year-old Merrill Newman had apologized for his alleged crimes during the Korean War and on a recent trip to the country and because of his age and medical condition. "I'm very glad to be on my way home," Newman told NBC News at the Beijing airport, where officials from the U.S. Embassy met with him. "And I appreciate the tolerance that the government of the DPRK has given to me to be on my way." Newman also said the first thing he'd like to do is to go home and see his wife. His family late Friday released the following statement: "We are absolutely delighted to confirm that Merrill Newman is on his way home after having been released by the DPRK. We had a chance to speak briefly with Merrill, who was in Beijing after having...
A Winter Storm Warning issued for all of North Texas since Thursday has been cancelled.