<![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 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:17:06 -0500 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 04:17:06 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Toxicology Confirms Teen Killed by Arlington PD Was on Drugs]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:20:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Christian_Taylor_Arlington.jpg
An unarmed teenager was under the influence marijuana and a psychedelic drug when he was shot and killed by an Arlington, Texas, police officer Aug. 7, the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office says.

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<![CDATA[Rubella Case Confirmed in Tarrant County]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:47:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/GettyImages-481681423.jpg
Officials with the Tarrant County Public Health Department confirmed Thursday a student at Texas Christian University has a case of Rubella.

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<![CDATA[Lake Dallas Coach Arrested on Improper Relationship Charge]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:20:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dugan-walker-lake-dallas-hs.jpg
A former teacher and softball coach at Lake Dallas High School is the latest to be arrested and accused of having an improper relationship with a student.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested, Charged With Two Separate Dallas Murders]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:08:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Juan-Andrade.jpg
Dallas police say a man confessed to killing two people in the last week and says he's also been involved in other felony crimes in Texas and other states.

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<![CDATA[Stained Dress Proof of Judge's Sexual Harassment: Lawsuit]]> Tue, 18 Aug 2015 18:52:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/russ-casey-tarrant-co.jpg
A longtime Tarrant County court clerk claims in a federal lawsuit that she was sexually harassed and assaulted by a judge for years and that she has the evidence to prove it.

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<![CDATA[Wanted Sex Offender Found Dead After Escaping Halfway House]]> Tue, 18 Aug 2015 23:04:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brent-jozefkowicz2.jpg
A 48-year-old registered sex offender that slipped out of a Fort Worth halfway house Aug. 4 has been found dead in South Carolina.

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<![CDATA[Train, Car Collide in Far Northwest Tarrant County]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 14:18:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/train-car-nwftw.jpg
One person is hospitalized after a car collided with a Union Pacific train in unincorporated Tarrant County Monday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Suspicious Package Found Near SMU Not a Threat]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 12:48:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/smu-generic-722.jpg
A suspicious package found near SMU's Fondren Library late Monday morning was determined to not pose a threat, school officials say.

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<![CDATA[Double Murder in Dallas, Gunman Sought]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 12:07:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brandon-mill-apt-shooting.jpg
The search is underway for the gunman who shot and killed two men at an apartment complex Wednesday morning, Dallas police say.

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<![CDATA[Deadly Collision Between Train and Truck in Denton County]]> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 16:51:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/a-train-car-together.jpg
The driver of a pickup truck that collided with the Denton A-Train Thursday morning has died.

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<![CDATA[Spilled Non-Dairy Creamer Prompts 'White Powder' Response]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14:21:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hazmat-generic-dfr.jpg
Dallas Fire-Rescue says white powder found on an elevator at a federal building Wednesday afternoon was non-dairy creamer.]]>
<![CDATA[WB Lanes of I-30 Back Open After Crash in Dallas]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:33:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/I-30+crash+at+Dolphin.JPG
All lanes of westbound Interstate 30 are back open in Dallas after a previous crash near Dolphin Road.

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<![CDATA[Human Case of West Nile Reported in Tarrant County]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:37:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mosquito-Cropped.jpg
Tarrant County health officials have confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus for 2015.
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<![CDATA[NB I-35W Connector to WB 820 Closed for Hours]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:18:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beam-crash-fortworth.jpg
A truck carrying a concrete beam lost its load on a direct connector from northbound Interstate 35W to westbound Loop 820 in North Fort Worth Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Suspected Serial Killer Was in North Texas This Month]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:15:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/neal-falls-mugshot-inset.jpg
A man killed 11 days ago by a West Virginia sex worker and suspected in as many as 10 murders got a speeding ticket in Benbrook two weeks earlier, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Dead Animals Found in Bags at Rescuer's Home]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:48:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dogs-in-cages-puddin-hill-maximum-k-9.jpg
A dog trainer/animal rescuer in Waxahachie is facing a charge of animal cruelty after more than a dozen animals were found dead in bags on her property, the Ellis County Sheriff's Department says.

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<![CDATA[Witnesses Join Police, Fire to Lift Car, Free Trapped Woman]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:12:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DPD+Car+Lift+072315.JPG
The Dallas Police Department released dashcam video Thursday showing the remarkable rescue of a trapped motorcyclist by police, firefighters and citizens.

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<![CDATA[Officials Detail Sandra Bland Autopsy Findings]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:36:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sandra-bland-arrest-video-still.jpg
The autopsy for Sandra Bland, the woman who died in a Texas jail cell last week three days after being arrested during a traffic stop, showed no injuries consistent with violent homicide, but some that...

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<![CDATA[Denton PD Reveal Video After Stun Gun Used in Disturbance]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:33:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bodycam-denton-stun-gun.jpg
Denton police attempted to set the record straight Thursday by releasing their viewpoint of an incident this week that ended in an officer using a Taser on a man.

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<![CDATA[Police Chase in Wise County Ends]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:28:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wise-co-chase.jpg
Several law enforcement agencies were involved in a chase in Wise County Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Bomb Squad Responds After Deadly Shooting]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:46:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swat13.jpg
One person is dead and another is in police custody after a fatal shooting in Dallas Wednesday morning, police say.

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<![CDATA[2.4M Earthquake Rattles Irving Monday Morning: USGS]]> Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:48:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/irving-earthquake-generic.jpg
The United States Geological Survey says a 2.4 magnitude earthquake rattled Irving early Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Hardy Suspension Reduced on Appeal From 10 Games to Four]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 15:59:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/180322854.jpg
Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy's 10-game suspension has been reduced on appeal to four games.

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<![CDATA[AA Flight From ATL to LAX Makes Emergency Landing at DFW]]> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 08:56:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AA-Flight-at-DFW-070715.jpg
An American Airlines flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles made an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Alleged Gunman ID'd in Shooting of Coppell HS Standout]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:28:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Montay-Video-West.jpg
Coppell police are releasing the name the gunman who shot a recent high school graduate as he played basketball with friends.

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<![CDATA[Wanted Sex Offender Killed in Police Shooting]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:02:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/POLICE-INVOLVED-SHOOTING10.jpg
A wanted sex offender was shot and killed by Dallas police Tuesday afternoon after he pulled out a gun and pointed it at officers, police say.

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<![CDATA[Body Found in Garland's Duck Creek: Police]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:35:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/duck-creek-01.jpg
A body has been found in Duck Creek near the Walnut Street Bridge in Garland, police say.

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<![CDATA[Child Drowns in Fort Worth Community Pool: ME]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:33:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW+Pool+070115.jpg
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office confirms a child pulled from a community swimming pool Wednesday died.

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<![CDATA[Two Killed in Fiery East Texas Plane Crash]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:52:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plane-crash-quinlan-02.jpg
Two people were killed Wednesday when a plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from an East Texas airstrip, sources tell NBC 5.
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<![CDATA[Body Found in Fort Worth Fork of Trinity River]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:10:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trinity-river1.jpg
A body was spotted in Fort Worth's West Fork of the Trinity River Tuesday, fire department officials say.

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<![CDATA[White Powder at Dallas Federal Building Was Chalk]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:17:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cabell-hazmat-scene.jpg
Dallas Fire-Rescue says a white powder found inside an envelope at the Earle Cabell Federal Building in Downtown Dallas Tuesday was harmless chalk.

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<![CDATA[Small Plane Crash Lands South of Mesquite]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:56:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plane-down3.jpg
A small plane made an emergency crash landing in a field not far from Interstate 20 on E. Malloy Bridge Road, NBC 5 has learned.

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<![CDATA[Power Restored After Being Knocked Out to 2,000 in The Colony]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:13:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/powerLines-Spanginator-Flickr.jpg
Utility crews have restored power to thousands of customers in The Colony after an equipment failure caused an outage Friday.

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<![CDATA[Officer's Resignation Shouldn't End Investigation: Teen's Lawyer]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:26:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney-video-casebolt.jpg
The McKinney police officer who resigned after being captured on video manhandling a bikini-clad teen girl and drawing a gun on others apologizes to all he offended Wednesday, through his attorney, as civil...

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<![CDATA[Officer Resigns Amid Pool Party Investigation]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:19:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney-video-casebolt.jpg
McKinney's Cpl. Eric Casebolt, the police officer placed on paid administrative leave following a disruption at a community pool, has resigned, according to his attorney.

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<![CDATA[Reward Issued for Garland Murder Suspect]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 14:40:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/billy-dupree-owens-composite.jpg
Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward after learning a man found dead in a crashed car was murdered.

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<![CDATA[Electrical Failure Delays Flights at Love Field]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 16:26:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Love+Field1.jpg
Dallas Love Field says an electrical failure in the terminal created delays in the ticketing wing and baggage processing Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Teen Screams, Fights Off Attacker in Dallas]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 17:40:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-surveillance-video-salvation-army.jpg
Dallas police are looking for the man who grabbed and tried to abduct a 17-year-old girl as she walked to school Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Missing Boy Found: Dallas Police]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 09:08:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jesus-landeros1.JPG
The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 9-year-old boy.

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<![CDATA[Denton Police Investigate Murder-Suicide]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 17:36:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton-murder-suicide-investigation.jpg
Denton police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide at an apartment on the 400 block of Bernard.

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<![CDATA[DeSoto Teen, Dog, Found Dead in Storm Drain]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 23:12:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-line-generic722.jpg
A DeSoto boy who went missing Sunday afternoon has been found deceased in a storm drain.

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<![CDATA[Frisco Police Clear Dr Pepper Arena After Lockdown]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 17:32:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco-pd-garage-dr-pepper.jpg
Frisco police have given the all clear at the Dr Pepper Arena after a daylong search for three people involved in the robbery of a nearby family-owned jewelry store Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[3 Killed in Oak Cliff SUV, House Crash]]> Thu, 14 May 2015 13:07:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/car-house-young-01.jpg
Three people in an SUV were killed Wednesday when the speeding vehicle crashed into a parked car, sending both vehicles careening into the entry way of a multifamily Oak Cliff home.

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<![CDATA[2 Multi-Vortex Tornadoes Touched Down Thursday: NWS]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 16:16:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wise-co-damage.jpg
The National Weather Service has confirmed two tornadoes touched down in North Texas Thursday night, both EF-1 with winds up to 110 mph.

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<![CDATA[Teen's Great Uncle Gets Life for Her Murder]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 16:40:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aliciamooremichaelmooremugshotuncle002050713.jpg
The great-uncle of a Greenville teen found dead in a trunk several days after she disappeared in 2012 has been found guilty and sentenced to life without parole.]]>