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Worst Cities For Spring Allergies

Worst Cities For Spring Allergies

An annual ranking of the worst U.S. cities for spring allergies zeroed in on the Southeast but warned of an overall... Watch »

Apr 2, 2013
Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Watch »

Mar 29, 2013
Indoor Mega Farms

Indoor Mega Farms

Indoor "vertical" farming is a hot trend in the upper Midwest and other parts of the world, though some... Watch »

Mar 28, 2013
Kiosks Offering Cash for Old Phones

Kiosks Offering Cash for Old Phones

The unassuming ATM-like kiosk at some North Texas malls may offer consumers instant cash for their old mobile... Watch »

Mar 25, 2013
Family-style Lunch for Students

Family-style Lunch for Students

Some Philadelphia schools are bidding farewell to long lunch lines in favor of family-style eating. Watch »

Feb 27, 2013
Program Hopes to Clean Up River Trash

Program Hopes to Clean Up River Trash

This week's rain revealed trash along the Trinity River once again, but a new litter program hopes to clean up that... Watch »

Feb 22, 2013
Gas Myths and Fuel Efficiency Tips

Gas Myths and Fuel Efficiency Tips

With all of the gas prices rising there are ways to reduce how much gas you consume. Chris Clackum reports. Watch »

Feb 22, 2013
McKinney Brewery Powers Itself

McKinney Brewery Powers Itself

A McKinney brewing company is using new, environmentally friendly technology to draft its signature beverage. Watch »

Feb 15, 2013
New Trees Head to Scorched Bastrop

New Trees Head to Scorched Bastrop

Thousands of pine seedlings grown at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center are being packed up and shipped for... Read »

Feb 7, 2013
D.C. Has The Worst Traffic

D.C. Has The Worst Traffic

Washington, D.C. has the worst traffic congestion in the nation, according to a new report from the Texas A&M... Watch »

Feb 5, 2013
Aging Levees Could Soon Fail

Aging Levees Could Soon Fail

Nearly one in four of the nation's levee systems evaluated by the federal government are deemed to be in... Watch »

Jan 17, 2013
Caught On Cam: Dolphin Stampede

Caught On Cam: Dolphin Stampede

Whale watchers were treated to an incredible sight off the coast of Dana Point, California as hundreds dolphins put... Watch »

Jan 8, 2013
Winter Wind Credited With Record Power Generation

Winter Wind Credited With Record Power Generation

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas said winter winds that brought low temperatures also contributed to a wind... Read »

Jan 2, 2013
Oil Rig Runs Aground in Alaska

Oil Rig Runs Aground in Alaska

A Shell drilling ship ran ashore during rough conditions near Kodiak, Alaska following failed attempts to tow the... Watch »

Jan 2, 2013
Plano Teen Again Makes Forbes List

Plano Teen Again Makes Forbes List

An 18-year-old college student is gaining more national attention for his work involving renewable energy. Watch »

May 15, 2013
Saving Denton's Tree Canopy

Saving Denton's Tree Canopy

City leaders say the tree canopy in Denton is smaller than the national standard, and they want to buy property... Watch »

Oct 26, 2012
Getting Your Yard Ready For Winter

Getting Your Yard Ready For Winter

NBC 5's Lindsay Wilcox talks with Texas Agrilife Specialist Dotty Woodson about getting your lawn ready for less... Watch »

Oct 21, 2012
Denton Raises Green for Greenbelt

Denton Raises Green for Greenbelt

Greenfest aims to raise money and awareness for the North Texas Greenbelt Corridor. Watch »

Sep 27, 2012
Electric Cars Get Faster Charging Stations

Electric Cars Get Faster Charging Stations

Two of the parking spaces for electric and hybrid vehicles at an Irving library recently got faster charging... Watch »

Sep 4, 2012
Plastic Bags Could Get Boot From Big D

Plastic Bags Could Get Boot From Big D

On Tuesday, Dallas city leaders are scheduled to discuss banning plastic bags in stores. Watch »

Aug 13, 2012
 

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