<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Breaking News]]> Copyright 2015 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 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:53:13 -0500 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:53:13 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Pro Rodeo Cowboy Hurt in Texas Plane Crash]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 22:53:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Stephenville+Plane+Crash.jpg
A professional rodeo cowboy crashed his plane while making an emergency landing Friday morning, injuring himself, his girlfriend and their two dogs.

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<![CDATA[Missing Mother, Son Believed to be OK in Mexico]]> Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:32:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/martinez-trejo-gomez.jpg
Dallas police are reclassifying the critical missing case of Heidi Martinez-Trejo and her son Carlos Gomez as a missing persons case.

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<![CDATA[Child Rescued From Locked Car in Mesquite]]> Tue, 17 Mar 2015 23:01:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/leroy-price.jpg
A 2-year-old child was rescued Tuesday after being locked inside a car parked outside a movie theater, police say.

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<![CDATA[Deaths of Mom, Child Found Naked Ruled Accidental]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 18:30:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/199*120/lindsay-groce-scene.jpg
The Tarrant County medical examiner has determined the cause of death for a Tarrant County mother and her infant child.

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<![CDATA[Dead Owl to Blame for Elevated CO Levels at School]]> Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:47:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lakewood-gas-01a.jpg
The parent of a Lakewood Elementary School student says her son, and several others, were sick a day before the school was evacuated over dangerous levels of carbon monoxide gas.

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<![CDATA[AA Mechanic Killed in Accident at DFW Airport]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:52:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AA-OSTANG.jpg
An American Airlines mechanic died after an accident on a jet bridge Monday at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

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<![CDATA[Plane Runs Off Taxiway at DFW Airport]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 23:55:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/B-k7_1FUEAA6m2D.jpg
An American Airlines flight taxing to Terminal A at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Monday night slid off the pavement and into the grass.

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<![CDATA[Multivehicle Crash Reported on SE Loop 820]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:27:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/crash-820-20.jpg
Drivers are being urged to avoid Southeast Loop 820 in Fort Worth after a multivehicle crash Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[High School Evacuated Over Homemade Fireworks]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:57:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_1318124123.jpg
Springtown High School was evacuated Tuesday after a suspicious, homemade device was found in a bathroom.

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<![CDATA[Man Wanted After Downtown Bank Robbery]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:54:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frost-bank-scene-inset.jpg
Fort Worth police are searching for an armed man after a bank robbery in downtown Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Evacuated Balch Springs Middle School Students Return to Class]]> Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:37:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/balch-springs-ms.jpg
Students at Balch Springs Middle School have returned to class, after the school was evacuated while Dallas-Fire Rescue investigated an odor of gas at the school.

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<![CDATA[Man Shot at Barbershop Warned Not to Return]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 21:04:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/barber-shop-shooting1.jpg
A person warned against trespassing at a Fort Worth barber shop was shot Tuesday when he returned and got into an argument.

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<![CDATA[Family Says Man Killed in DPD Shooting Was Robbed]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:49:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flying-j-2.jpg
Dallas police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that left a man dead Monday afternoon on the city's south side.

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<![CDATA[Passenger in Stolen Car Chase Calls 911]]> Wed, 04 Feb 2015 20:09:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chase-ends.jpg
A chase between the driver of a suspected stolen car and Dallas County deputies ended with a crash Wednesday, police say.

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<![CDATA[2 Frisco Homes Evacuated Over Small Gas Leak]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 17:01:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/209*120/Gas+Meter+Resize.jpg
Two homes in Frisco have been evacuated Monday due to two small gas leaks in the Preston Vineyards neighborhood.
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<![CDATA[Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:51:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/mansfieldstandoff012915.JPG
A standoff that lasted much of the day Thursday at a Mansfield apartment has ended with the suspect's arrest just after 7 p.m., police say

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<![CDATA[SWAT Ends Standoff With Driver in Dallas]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:18:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/standoff-dpd-012815.jpg
Dallas SWAT ended a standoff with a driver stopped on a felony warrant in Dallas Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Irving Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Fire]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:14:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/irving-apt-fire-012615-01.jpg
Irving firefighters were called to a 2-alarm fire at the Villas of Valley Ranch Apartments Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Baby Intentionally Drowned by Teen Relative: Dallas PD]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-drowning.jpg
Dallas police say they took a 14-year-old into custody after a 3-month-old baby drowned at an apartment complex Monday.

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<![CDATA[AA Flight to Palm Springs Returns to DFW]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:21:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aa-md-80-flight.jpg
An American Airlines flight from DFW to Palm Springs was redirected back to the airport Friday morning due to a possible mechanical issue, the airline says.

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<![CDATA[DFR Battles 1-Alarm House Fire in Oak Cliff]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 12:15:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/199*120/dfr-fire-shoreline.jpg
Dallas firefighters are working a 1-alarm house fire on Shoreline Drive in Oak Cliff.

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<![CDATA[Gas Leak Under Control in Farmers Branch]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 18:15:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gas+leak4.jpg
Several businesses straddling the Addison-Farmers Branch city line were evacuated after a gas line ruptured Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Meteorologist Shot Outside TV Station Speaks]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 12:02:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Patrick+Crawford.jpg
A meteorologist shot outside a Waco-area TV station last week spoke to the media Monday afternoon at Baylor Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, where he continues to recover.

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<![CDATA[Car Crashes Into South Dallas Business]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:16:06 -0500 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 19:44:20 -0500 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 08:24:45 -0500 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 14:59:44 -0500 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 10:51:04 -0500 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 20:53:12 -0500 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 13:48:53 -0500 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 18:32:37 -0500 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 17:46:09 -0500 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 15:51:16 -0500 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 08:51:19 -0500 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 17:14:40 -0500 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 14:36:14 -0500 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 17:03:53 -0500 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 14:38:17 -0500 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 06:21:51 -0500 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 19:16:32 -0500 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.]]>