<![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 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:23:24 -0600 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:23:24 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Car Crashes Into South Dallas Business]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:16:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/car-building-hampton-road.jpg
A driver crashed a car into a strip shopping center on the 5500 block of South Hampton Road Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Jury Sentences Eric Williams to Death]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:44:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Eric-Williams-112014.jpg
A North Texas jury sentenced former justice of the peace and convicted killer Eric Williams to death Wednesday for killing a district attorney's wife in a revenge plot that left three dead.

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<![CDATA[Car Crashes Into T Bus, 4 Injured]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 07:24:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_medstar2.jpg
The Fort Worth Fire Department says four people were injured when a car crashed into a city bus Tuesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Slashed, Shoots Suspected Shoplifter]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:59:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-walmart-shooting-05.jpg
An off-duty Dallas police officer shot a suspected shoplifter overnight Tuesday after a struggle where the officer was stabbed in the hand.

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<![CDATA[Three Killed in Thanksgiving Tower Fire]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 09:51:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfr-thanksgiving-tower-fire-10.jpg
Three people were killed and three were sent to the hospital Thursday in a fire at a Dallas high rise.

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<![CDATA[Amber Alert for Galveston Infant a Hoax]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:53:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/199*120/Mikeshia-Taylor-mug-inset.jpg
A statewide Amber Alert issued for a Galveston infant Friday morning was a hoax perpetrated by a woman who loaned out her car and wanted it returned, Galveston police say.

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<![CDATA[Truck Overturns, Spills Load in Corinth]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:48:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swisher-rd-lake-dallas.jpg
A rock hauler overturned and spilled its load on underneath Interstate 35E in Corinth Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Police Chief Announces Retirement]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:32:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jeffrey-halstead-newser.jpg
Fort Worth Police Chief Jeffrey Halstead announced Tuesday he is retiring after six years leading the police department of the nation's 17th largest city.

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<![CDATA[Man's Body Recovered From Dallas' Turtle Creek]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:46:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_dallas_police_car11.jpg
Dallas police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in Turtle Creek Monday morning.
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<![CDATA[DFR Battles Raging Duplex Fire]]> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:51:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-house-fire-image.jpg
Dallas-Fire Rescue is battling a large 2-alarm fire at a duplex in old North Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Swarm of Bees Stings 22 Saginaw Students]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:51:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ambulance-kids-bees.jpg
NBC 5 is following up on a report that about two dozen students have been stung by a swarm of bees outside of Saginaw's Highland Middle School.

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<![CDATA[2nd Ebola Patient Arrives at Emory Hospital]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:14:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Vinson-Emory-021.jpg
A Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola after caring for a patient who died of the disease arrived Wednesday evening at the Atlanta hospital where two other Americans have recovered from the virus.

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<![CDATA[Horn High School Locked Down]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:36:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Horn+High+School+Lock+Down1.jpg
John Horn High School in Mesquite was locked down Thursday after one student said another had a gun in his backpack.]]>
<![CDATA[First U.S. Ebola Case Confirmed in Dallas]]> Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:03:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ebola-dallas.jpg
The first case of the Ebola virus diagnosed in the United States has been confirmed in Dallas, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Highland Park MS, McCulloch Inter. Evacuated]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:38:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hp-middle-mcculloch-intermediate.jpg
Students at Highland Park's intermediate and middle school campuses have been evacuated due to smoke in the building.

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<![CDATA[SWAT Search Ends at Fort Worth Elementary]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 05:21:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sagamore-hills-es-broken-window.jpg
Classes resumed at Fort Worth's Sagamore Hill Elementary School Thursday after an overnight break-in and a subsequent search for the intruders by Fort Worth SWAT officers.

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<![CDATA[I-35E Reopens in Lancaster After Fiery Crash]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:16:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/truck-fire-091614-01.jpg
All lanes of Interstate 35E near Belt Line Road have reopened in Lancaster after a tractor-trailer crash and fire earlier Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Erratic Driving, Obscene Gestures Lead to Chase, Arrest]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:31:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/garland-chase-kasi-jones.jpg
Garland police charge Kasi Jones with evading arrest and assaulting an officer after she led officers on a slow-speed chase Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Frisco PD Sheds New Light on Dhawan Deaths]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:11:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dhawan-Family-scene-090514.jpg
In a news conference Friday, the Frisco Police Department shed new light into the investigation into the deaths of Pallavi and Sumeet Dhawan.

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<![CDATA[Several Police Cars Damaged in Chase]]> Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:30:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chse-grand-prairie.jpg
As many as 11 cars were reportedly damaged Friday during a police chase with the driver of a stolen work truck, police say.

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<![CDATA[Finley JH Evacuated Over Bomb Threat]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:59:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/waxahachie-finley-jh-threat.jpg
Students at Finley Junior High School in Waxahachie were evacuated to a nearby church following a bomb threat Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Teen Pleads Guilty in Alanna Gallagher Murder]]> Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:41:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lodatto-gallagher-holder-new.jpg
Tyler Lane Holder, the teen accused of sexually assaulting and suffocating 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher, is headed to prison after striking a plea deal with prosecutors Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Crash Slows SB Central at Knox-Henderson]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:22:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pipes-tractor-trailer.jpg
Dallas police say two right lanes of Central Expressway are closed following a crash.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Officers Tackled, Bitten During Traffic Stop]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:31:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_dfw_generic_dallas_police_2.jpg
Two Dallas police officers were injured Tuesday after being tackled and bitten following a traffic stop, police say.]]>
<![CDATA[Hospitals Treat 16 After Bus Crash]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:48:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wax-bus-ax.jpg
Ellis County officials say 16 were taken to nearby hospitals when a school bus tipped onto its side in Waxahachie Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Garland Apartment Fire Displaces 19]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:30:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/garland-fire-090214.jpg
Garland Fire Department officials say 19 apartment residents are displaced after a fire Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Investigate Murder of 5-Year-Old Girl]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:51:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sontera-apts-scene-083114.jpg
Dallas police are investigating the death of a 5-year-old girl whose body was found in a vacant apartment Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Big-Rig Carrying Wine Catches Fire on I-35W]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:41:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wine-truck-fire.jpg
A big-rig carrying 41,000 pounds of wine caught fire on Interstate 35W in Fort Worth Thursday morning, closing the highway.

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<![CDATA[Students Returning to School After Gas Leak]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:39:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dowell-ms-evac-buses.jpg
Students and faculty were evacuated from Dowell Middle School in McKinney due to a gas leak Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[NB, SB I-35E in Corinth Back Open After Power Line Repairs]]> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:40:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/209*120/35e-CORINTH.jpg
The northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 35E near Corinth Parkway have reopened after crews made repairs to power lines.

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<![CDATA[Mesquite PD Chase Ends on Hwy 80]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:06:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cha-se-Ends-082514.jpg
Mesquite police say they were involved in a chase with an armed man that came to an end on U.S. Highway 80 East.

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<![CDATA[DPD Chase Ends With Crash, Officer-Involved Shooting]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:50:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/169*120/douglas5.jpg
Dallas police say a police chase along U.S. Highway 175 ended with a crash and officer-involved shooting in Pleasant Grove Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Charter Bus Catches Fire on U.S. 75]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:08:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/charter-bus-fire.jpg
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<![CDATA[Divers Find Body in Lake Lewisville]]> Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:06:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lewisville-fd-lake-search.jpg
The body of a missing fisherman was recovered from Lake Lewisville Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[DFR Snuffs 3-Alarm Fire Inside Comerica Tower Restaurant]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:15:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/comerica-bank-buildin-fire.jpg
Dallas Fire-Rescue battled a 3-alarm fire inside the Comerica Bank Tower building in downtown Dallas Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Lumber Truck Fire Closes Highway]]> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:37:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lumber-truck-fire-2.jpg
A flatbed truck is hanging partially off a bridge along U.S. Highway 175 near Seagoville after crashing and catching fire Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Missing 82-Year-Old Dallas Man Found]]> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:46:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/critical-missing-john-gough.jpg
Dallas police say a missing 82-year-old has been found.

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<![CDATA[Driver Rescued After Power Pole Crashes Onto Car]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:21:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plano-downed-line.jpg
A driver had to be rescued from a car after a power pole and live electrical wires crashed down onto the vehicle Thursday morning in Plano.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Intentionally Slams Car Into Home, Pins Wife: Police]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:00:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/scottey-davis-inset.jpg
A Cedar Hill man was arrested early Tuesday morning after police say he became angry after an argument and intentionally slammed his car into his home, trapping his wife in the rubble.

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<![CDATA[Firefighter Falls, Injures Back Fighting Church Fire]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:59:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/st-paul-church-fire.jpg
A firefighter suffered minor injuries Tuesday morning while battling a 2-alarm fire at a church in St. Paul. A food pantry on church property also sustained smoke damage.

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<![CDATA[Woman Killed in Crash Along State Highway 78 in Wylie]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:01:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wylie-fatal-crash-072314.jpg
The driver of a tractor trailer is facing a charge of intoxication manslaughter after a fatal crash in Wylie Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Firefighter Arrested, Accused of Molesting Family]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:22:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Richard-Frederick-Adams-Sr.jpg
A firefighter is behind bars in Parker County after being accused of sexually abusing two of his family members, police say.

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