<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Breaking News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/breaking http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:30:28 -0500 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:30:28 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Father Found Not Guilty After Improvised Security Drill]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:56:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ron+Miller+041614.jpg
The Celina father who allegedly threatened workers at his child's elementary school as part of an improvised test of school security has been found not guilty.

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<![CDATA[Sisters Found Safe After Overnight Search]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:55:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/missing-girls-dallas-041614.jpg
Two Dallas sisters were found safe Wednesday morning after they disappeared the night before, police say.]]>
<![CDATA[Bomb Threat Over at Highland Park HS]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:18:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hp-hs-aerial-02.jpg
Officials with the Highland Park Independent School District confirm a bomb threat was received at the high school Tuesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash With Stolen Van]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:32:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/M+Streets+Crash+041514.jpg
A teenager was killed and his mother was critically injured in a crash involving the driver of a stolen minivan fleeing the Highland Park police Tuesday morning, officers say.

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<![CDATA[Dutch Girl Arrested for American Airlines "Terror Tweet"]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:56:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/American_Airlines_generic.jpg
Police in Rotterdam, Netherlands, confirmed to NBC News that a 14-year-old girl has been arrested in the Netherlands for allegedly writing a message on Twitter that threatened American Airlines.

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<![CDATA[Army CID Provides Fort Hood Shooting Timeline]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 05:57:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/192*120/fth-scene-map.jpg
Five days after a soldier went on a shooting rampage at Fort Hood, investigators with the Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID) confirmed Monday that a verbal altercation stemming from a request for...

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<![CDATA[1 Injured in Building Collapse]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:12:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Irving-Construction-accident.jpg
At least one person has been injured when part of a building under construction collapsed Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[DFW Firefighters Investigating American Eagle Flight]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 05:57:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-ae-flight-firefighters-01.jpg
Firefighters with Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport were called to assist an inbound American Eagle flight Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[2 Suspected Burglars at-Large After Euless Crash]]> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 23:12:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ben-pic-az.jpg
Police are searching for two suspected burglars who jumped out of a vehicle following a crash near Mid-Cities Boulevard and state Highway 360 in Euless.

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<![CDATA[Silver Alert Issued for Missing Hurst Woman]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:49:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/breaking-leilani-collett-hurst-missing-033114.jpg
Authorities in Hurst have issued a Silver Alert for a 76-year-old woman who has been missing since Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[FW Teen Injured in SXSW Crash Dies]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 05:56:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SXSW2.jpg
DeAndre Tatum, the Fort Worth teen hit by a suspected drunken driver at the South by Southwest music festival, has died.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen's Body Recovered From Dallas Creek]]> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 05:56:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/five-mile-creek.jpg
Dallas Fire-Rescue recovered the body of a child found in Five Mile Creek Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Gunfire Leads to Standoff, Lockdown in Victory Park]]> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 05:56:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/david-lamb-inset.jpg
Dallas police say a person is in custody after shots were fired inside an apartment high-rise Tuesday morning, triggering the closure of busy Downtown Dallas streets and the lockdown of nearby schools...

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<![CDATA[I-35 North of Denton Opens After Crash]]> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:07:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/traffic-generic.jpg
An overturned 18-wheeler backed up traffic on Interstate 35 north of US Highway 380 in Denton Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Soto Joins Club, Out 10-12 Weeks]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:17:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2014-rangers-geovany-soto.jpg
The hits keep coming as Rangers catcher Geovany Soto is scheduled for knee surgery and is out 10-12 weeks.

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<![CDATA[TRE Train Hits Pickup in Fort Worth]]> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 05:56:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TRE+vs+Train+032014.jpg
The Trinity Railway Express train was delayed Thursday afternoon when the train hit a pickup truck in Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Child Safe After Shooting, Statewide Amber Alert]]> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 01:56:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/temple-amber-alert-ends-safely-dallas-031414-shadow.jpg
A statewide Amber Alert issued Friday morning in Temple ended safely four hours later in Dallas Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Driver, DART Train Collide in Downtown Dallas]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:47:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DART2.jpg
A woman driving a Toyota in an unfamiliar part of Dallas was struck by a DART train Wednesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Nine People Displaced by Denton Apartment Fire]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:26:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton-apt-fire-02.jpg
U.S. Highway 377/Fort Worth Drive was closed for about two hours south of Denton Wednesday morning while firefighters battled an apartment fire.

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<![CDATA[Shoe Store Shooting Suspect Sold Truck: Police]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:13:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/everett-pacheco.jpg
Arlington police have made an arrest in connection with the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old shoe store manager.]]>
<![CDATA[Grass Fire Threatens Trophy Club Neighborhood]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:22:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/grassfire-trophy-club-02.jpg
Firefighters in Trophy Club continue to battle a fast moving, growing grass fire north of Chatswood Drive and King Lane.

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<![CDATA[Shotgun Blast Kills Boy, 3, in Navarro County]]> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:44:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/elmer-tanner-scene.jpg
A 3-year-old boy in Eureka has died after being shot by his 8-year-old cousin Monday, the Navarro County Sheriff's Department confirms.

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<![CDATA[Missing Wylie Student Found Alive, Safe]]> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:15:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Stephen-Kenneth-Colbert.jpg
Stephen Colbert, the 15-year-old Wylie student reported missing in Indianapolis Friday, has been found alive, the district says.]]>
<![CDATA[Grand Prairie Police Search Neighborhood for Armed Man]]> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:42:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Grand-Prairie-Police-Patch.jpg
Grand Prairie police searching for a man armed with a long gun in a west side neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[Lake Highlands Rapist Sentenced; Victims Speak]]> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:41:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Benitez-in-Court-030714.jpg
Cesar Benitez, the man who pleaded guilty to raping three women in Lake Highlands last year, has been sentenced to 85 years behind bars.

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<![CDATA[Fatal Crash Closes 820 Flyover in NRH]]> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:22:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fatal-dump-truck-crash-030714.jpg
Hurst police say a fatal crash involving a dump truck will have traffic tied up along northeast 820 through rush hour Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Am. Eagle Flight Declares Emergency, Diverted to Greenville]]> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:01:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tliou-twitter-image.jpg
An American Eagle flight out of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport was diverted to Greenville Wednesday night after declaring an emergency shortly after takeoff.

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<![CDATA[Rollover Crash Closes I-20 in Arlington]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 19:06:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlington-crash-09.jpg
A major rollover crash in Arlington has closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 20 near state Highway 360 and the westbound entrance ramp from southbound 360.

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<![CDATA[Bicyclist Killed Crossing I-20]]> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:36:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/i-20-fatal-cyclist-truck.jpg
Several lanes of westbound Interstate 20 in West Arlington are closed Monday after a person on a bicycle was struck and killed while crossing the highway.

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<![CDATA[Sonoma Grande Apartments in The Colony Catch Fire]]> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:57:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/the-colony-fire-06.jpg
Firefighters in The Colony were called to a fire at the Sonoma Grande at the Legends apartment complex Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Mobile Home in Justin Destroyed by Fire]]> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:59:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/justin-mobile-fire-05.jpg
Firefighters are battling a 1-alarm fire that destroyed a mobile home in Justin Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Attorney of Judge's Ex-Girlfriend Releases Recorded Conversations]]> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:30:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/steinke-strother.jpg
The lawyer representing Maggie Strother, the woman who accused Dallas Judge Carlos Cortez of family violence, held a news conference Friday and released recordings of threatening and profane conversations...]]>
<![CDATA[Two Arrested in Connection With Driveway Robberies]]> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:53:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/charles-hunt-santana-andrews-022114.jpg
Dallas police say two people arrested in connection with a driveway robbery Thursday night could be connected to more than 24 cases reported in the area.]]>
<![CDATA[Grass Fire Put Out Near UNT Discovery Park Campus]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:52:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton-grassfire-02.jpg
The Denton Fire Department contained and put out a grass fire near the University of North Texas' Discovery Park campus Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Irving Building Evacuated Due to Bomb Threat]]> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:40:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/irving-building-evac-01.jpg
An Irving building was evacuated Thursday morning due to a bomb threat.]]>
<![CDATA[Manhunt Underway After Body Possibly Dumped]]> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:47:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-search-021814.jpg
A manhunt is underway as Dallas police look for a man who may have pushed a body out of a vehicle on Coit Road.]]>
<![CDATA[Double Fatal Crash Closes SB I-635]]> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:16:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/crossover-crash-fatal.jpg
Emergency responders are working to clear a crash that killed two people along the southbound lanes of Interstate 635 in Balch Springs Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Standoff Ends; Residence Empty]]> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:33:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Standoff+021414.jpg
A standoff between Dallas SWAT and what were believed to be several people ended Friday after officers learned no one was home.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Fire-Rescue Battles 4-Alarm Apartment Fire]]> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:48:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/skillman6.jpg
Firefighters were called to the Stone Ranch Apartments on the 9300 block of Skillman Street late Thursday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Crash Closes Lanes of I-35E in Dallas]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:07:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chopper-crash-truck-i35.jpg
Breaking news from NBC 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Officer Crashes Responding to 911 Call]]> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:39:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-crash.jpg
A Dallas police officer was involved in a crash Thursday while responding to a 911 call where a woman said someone was in her home threatening to kill her, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[DeSoto Elementary Evacuated Due to Threat of Device]]> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:27:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cockrell-hill-elementary-desotoISD.jpg
Cockrell Hill Elementary School in DeSoto was evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to the threat of a dangerous device being left on campus.

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<![CDATA[Snow Flurries Across North Texas Friday Afternoon]]> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 23:25:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Snow-in-Noth-Texas-020614-02.jpg
Another round of snow is on the way into the Metroplex Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Fire Destroys Mobile Home in Johnson County]]> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:42:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mobile-home-fire2.jpg
Firefighters in Johnson County battled a fire at a community of mobile homes Tuesday afternoon.]]>