<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Breaking News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/breaking http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usFri, 20 Oct 2017 06:07:52 -0500Fri, 20 Oct 2017 06:07:52 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[American-Canadian Family Out of Captivity After 5 Years]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:35:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+US+HOSTAGES+FREE+THUMB.jpg
American Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and their three children have been released by a Taliban-linked group after being held captive for five years. The couple was captured while hiking...]]>
<![CDATA[Video Captures Dramatic Moment During Mexico Quake]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:02:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+MEXICO+EARTHQUAKE+SB.jpg
Ana Paula Hernandez captured the moment a deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico as she attempted to hide under her office desk.]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:26:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_MEXICO_EARTHQUAKE_091917_1-150585103631000002.jpg
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico Tuesday in the state of Puebla, which is about 80 miles southeast of Mexico City. This latest quake comes less than two weeks after an 8.1 earthquake hit the country...]]>
<![CDATA[Japan Reacts to North Korean Missile Fired Over Country]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:26:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+JAPAN+REAX+NK+MISSILE+THUMB.jpg
North Korea fired another missile over Japan Friday. The missile flew over the island of Hakkaido and landed in the Pacific Ocean. Experts estimate the ballistic missile flew over 2,300 miles, which would mean...]]>
<![CDATA[Victims of Plano Mass Shooting Identified]]> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 12:50:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plano-mass-shooting-eight-victims.jpg
Plano police have confirmed the name of the person who opened fire on a crowded Dallas Cowboys watching party Sunday, killing his estranged wife while shooting eight others, seven fatally.

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<![CDATA[Hurricane Irma’s Path of Destruction]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:53:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+Hurricane+Irma+THUMB2.jpg
Hurricane Irma has cut a huge path of destruction through several Caribbean islands on its path toward the United States. See what the aftermath looked like as some of those islands began to recover.]]>
<![CDATA[Ahead of Irma, Florida’s Key Largo Is a Ghost Town]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:25:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+IRMA+KEY+LARGO+THUMB.jpg
A time-lapse video of the drive north on US-1 from Key Largo shows near-empty roads after Floridians evacuated ahead of Hurricane Irma. The storm is expected to slam into the area early Sunday morning as...]]>
<![CDATA[Cellphone Video of Hurricane Irma Over Turks And Caicos]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:33:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+HURRICANE+IRMA+TURKS+CAICOS+THUMB.jpg
Dramatic cellphone video captures Hurricane Irma as it approached Turks and Caicos. The storm is responsible for at least 11 deaths and is expected to hit Miami early Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: Deadly Terrorist Attacks in Barcelona, Cambrils]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:14:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-833993788.jpg
At least 14 people were killed and many more injured in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, after a white van jumped a curb and slammed into people on a busy sidewalk, police said. The alleged driver fled

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<![CDATA[Country Music Artist Glen Campbell Dies at 81]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:49:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+GLEN+CAMPBELL+DEATH+THUMB.jpg
Country music legend Glen Campbell died Tuesday following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. The musician was 81. During his recording career, Campbell released more than 70 albums and sold more than...]]>
<![CDATA[Explosion at Minneapolis School]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 17:15:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_MINNEAPOLIS_SCHOOL_EXPLOSION_080217-150169756219600001.jpg
One person has been found dead and another is still unaccounted for after an explosion Wednesday morning caused the partial collapse of a Minneapolis college prep school. Authorities say it was a natural...]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Names U. Renee Hall as Next Chief of Police]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:29:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/RH-DPD.jpg
The City of Dallas named U. Renee Hall the next chief of the Dallas Police Department Wednesday -- Hall, the daughter of a murdered Detroit police officer, is the first woman to hold the position in the...

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<![CDATA[Bomb Hoax Prompts Evacuation at UT Dallas]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:06:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/utdallasthreat10.jpg
The University of Texas at Dallas ordered a campus-wide evacuation Tuesday afternoon after receiving a bomb threat.

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<![CDATA[Daughter of Civic Leader Killed in Fort Worth Shooting]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 04:03:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-shooting-metro.jpg
Two were killed and five others were hospitalized after a shooting in Fort Worth late Friday night.

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<![CDATA[May: UK Threat Level Raised to Critical]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 17:20:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TheresaMay-149557577419400001.jpg
Prime Minister Theresa May announced the United Kingdom's threat level has been raised from severe to critical, its highest level, on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, a day after a suicide bombing in Manchester left...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Denies Asking Comey to Close Flynn Probe]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 16:53:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+TRUMP+PRESSER+051817THUMB.jpg
President Donald Trump responded to questions about the Russia investigation at a news conference Thursday with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Trump denied the allegation that he urged former FBI...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Who Caused Hulen Mall Lockdown Saturday Identified]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:19:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/Vernon-Hassell-Hulen-Mall2.jpg
An armed robber on the run was arrested at Hulen Mall, but not before forcing police to shut the mall down Saturday morning, according to Fort Worth Police.

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<![CDATA[Fisherman Missing on Lake Ray Hubbard]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:47:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/boat-missing-fisherman.jpg
The search for a fisherman who's been missing since Wednesday on Lake Ray Hubbard resumed Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Flower Mound Orders Controlled Burn of Namesake Flower Mound]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 05:51:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flower-mound-controlled-burn.jpg
For the first time ever, the Flower Mound Fire Department conducted a prescribed burn of the town's namesake flower mound.

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<![CDATA[Silver Alert: Missing Senior May Pose a Threat to Himself]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:17:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/earl-dee-elliott-inset.jpg
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Earl Dee Elliot, an 87-year-old white man diagnosed with a cognitive impairment who police believe poses a threat to his own health and safety.]]>
<![CDATA[Mesquite Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Fire]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:01:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/churchill-crossing-fire-02.jpg
Mesquite firefighters knocked down a 2-alarm fire at the Churchill Crossing Apartments on the 3700 block of Gus Thomasson Road late Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[3 in Custody After Burglary, Chase in Cedar Hill]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2017 16:20:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cedar-Hill-Police-Badge.jpg
Three people wanted in connection with a home burglary in Cedar Hill are in custody, police say.

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<![CDATA[2 Window Washers Rescued after Dangling 15 Stories]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 05:00:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/giphy3.gif
Firefighters with Dallas Fire-Rescue pulled two stranded window washers off a high-rise building in North Dallas Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Weatherford Cop Accidentally Shot by Backup During Struggle]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 19:56:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Weatherford-Police-Hospital-Shooting-123016.jpg
A Weatherford police officer is on administrative leave after shooting another officer and the man he was trying to arrest during a traffic stop Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead, 1 Injured After Stabbing, Fire at NE Dallas Home]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 18:01:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fire-smoke-roadway.jpg
One person is dead and another is recovering after a stabbing and fire at a home in northeast Dallas Wednesday afternoon, police and fire officials say.
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<![CDATA[Cold Case Arrest Made in 1987 Murder of Weatherford Teen]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 19:31:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ricky-lee-adkins-mugshot-inset.jpg
Weatherford police announced Wednesday they've cracked a cold case murder investigation that's gone on for nearly three decades.

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<![CDATA[27 Homes Evacuated After Gas Line Ruptured in Southlake]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 05:24:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/atmos-gas-repair-southlake-121216.jpg
Repairs continued late Monday on a broken gas line in Southlake that forced an evacuation order for more than two dozen homes.

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<![CDATA[Iconic I-20 Texas Flag Installation Removed]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 16:01:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Texas+Flag+Removal++%282%29.jpg
TxDOT crews finished removing the colorful state of Texas outline on the Interstate 20 median in far southwest Dallas on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[First Local Zika Virus Case Reported in Texas]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:22:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-543392276-Mosquito.jpg
The first case of Zika virus likely to have been transmitted in Texas was reported in Cameron County in the Rio Grande Valley

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<![CDATA[Cessna Loses Power, Crashes, Two Injured: Officials]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 17:28:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bridgeport-plane-crash-tree.jpg
A single-engine Cessna 182 with two people on board crashed shortly after takeoff from Bridgeport Municipal Airport Wednesday morning, the FAA confirms.

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<![CDATA[Critical Missing Alert Canceled for Veteran Who Left Dallas Hospital]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 15:30:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/edward-greer-found.jpg
A 45-year-old man who disappeared after leaving a Dallas VA medical center Thursday has been located safe.

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<![CDATA[Missing 6-Year-Old Found Alive]]> Sun, 09 Oct 2016 17:27:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/100916+Moya+Alas.jpg
The Fort Worth Police Department has confirmed missing 6-year-old has been found alive in a park near her home.

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<![CDATA[Child, 3, Shot Self in Arm in Fort Worth: Report]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 14:10:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/child-shot-self-gun-fort-worth.jpg
Fort Worth police are investigating a shooting after a report of a child accidentally shooting himself in the arm.]]>
<![CDATA[Former Farmers Branch Officer Indicted in Fatal Shooting]]> Fri, 09 Sep 2016 22:56:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KEN-JOHNSON.jpg
A former Farmers Branch police officer who was off-duty when he says he shot and killed a teenage burglary suspect and wounded another boy in March has been indicted by a Dallas County grand jury.

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<![CDATA[Amtrak Train Hits Truck Crossing Tracks in Dallas]]> Thu, 08 Sep 2016 22:34:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/amtrak-dallas-crash.jpg
An Amtrak train collided with a box truck northwest of Downtown Dallas Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Duncanville Police Searching for Missing Man, 84]]> Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:25:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/missing-juan-perez-duncanville.jpg
Duncanville police are looking for an 84-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease reported missing Monday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Missing Man, 78, Located: Dallas Police]]> Mon, 05 Sep 2016 19:48:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/found-jack-williams-090516.jpg
The Dallas Police Department said Monday night officers located a missing 78-year-old man.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Chief Brown Announces Retirement]]> Fri, 02 Sep 2016 04:24:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chief-david-brown.jpg
After more than three decades with the Dallas Police Department, Chief of Police David O. Brown announced his retirement Thursday, ending a six-year tenure.

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<![CDATA[Worker Dies After Falling into D/FW Airport Elevator Shaft]]> Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:56:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-airport-police-vehicle-generic.jpg
A construction worker at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport dies after being after falling down an elevator shaft Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Ruptured Gas Line Closes Marsh at Belt Line]]> Wed, 31 Aug 2016 04:20:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gas-break-addison.jpg
A broken gas line shut down the intersection of Belt Line Road and Marsh Lane Tuesday for about three hours Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Aledo Boy, 15, Dies After Being Rushed from School Monday]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:18:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trenton-Dardent-AHS.jpg
Students at Aledo High School are mourning a 15-year-old sophomore who died less than 24 hours after collapsing inside the school.

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<![CDATA[Armed Man Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:36:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/officer-involved-shooting-082416.jpg
Dallas police say a man was killed Wednesday after being shot by Dallas police following a traffic stop Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Police Hope Skull Composite Will Help Identify Murder Victim]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:35:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/missing-woman-clay-composite.jpg
Investigators working to identify skeletal remains found in Mansfield last summer hope a clay composite made using the victim's skull will help identify the unknown woman.

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