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Extra Precautions Taken to Protect Athletes in the Heat
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Extra Precautions Taken to Protect Athletes in the Heat

Just as some athletes are returning for practice ahead of the school year North Texas is facing a week of triple digit temperatures. Watch »

56 minutes ago
Denton County Meets with FEMA on Flood Damage

Denton County Meets with FEMA on Flood Damage

County leaders are beginning to get a clearer picture of how much road repairs from spring flooding will cost them... Watch »

2 hours ago
1 Killed, Child Among Injured in Loop 820 Crash

1 Killed, Child Among Injured in Loop 820 Crash

One person has died and a child was seriously injured after a crash Monday afternoon on Loop 820 in west Fort Worth,... Read »

32 minutes ago
Deadly Crash Closes EB Highway 80 in Forney

Deadly Crash Closes EB Highway 80 in Forney

One person has died and another is injured after a crash Monday afternoon involving a tractor-trailer on U.S. Read »

4 hours ago
TX Faces Less Stringent Goals in Final Clean Power Plan

TX Faces Less Stringent Goals in Final Clean Power Plan

Texas faces a less stringent mandate under the final version of a federal plan to reduce power plants' greenhouse... Read »

4 hours ago
Book Deal Boosts Cruz's Net Worth

Book Deal Boosts Cruz's Net Worth

A new financial disclosure from Texas Sen. Ted Cruz estimates the Republican presidential candidate is worth between... Read »

4 hours ago
Drugs Missing From Irving Animal Services

Drugs Missing From Irving Animal Services

Police are trying to locate a metal lockbox containing a variety of drugs and medication belonging to Irving Animal... Read »

28 minutes ago
TX AG Paxton Surrenders at Collin Co. Jail

TX AG Paxton Surrenders at Collin Co. Jail

The state's top lawyer, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, surrendered to law enforcement at the Collin County Jail... Watch »

2 hours ago
Craig James Files Lawsuit Against Fox Sports

Craig James Files Lawsuit Against Fox Sports

Former college football television analyst Craig James on Monday filed a religious discrimination lawsuit against... Read »

34 minutes ago
Medical Software Company Hacked, 3.9 Million Affected

Medical Software Company Hacked, 3.9 Million Affected

The private information of nearly 4 million people, including patients of Texas-based Concentra, was exposed when a... Read »

4 hours ago
Tablet Computer Recall Due to Fire Hazard

Tablet Computer Recall Due to Fire Hazard

A high performance tablet computer made for gaming has been recalled due for a fire hazard caused by overheating... Read »

3 hours ago
Univ. of Alabama Student Killed in TX Fireworks Blast

Univ. of Alabama Student Killed in TX Fireworks Blast

The University of Alabama is mourning the loss of a student who was working as a stage manager at a Texas... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Man Arrested in Shooting on Victim's Tip Before Dying

Man Arrested in Shooting on Victim's Tip Before Dying

A man who was rushed to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest has died, according to Frisco police. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Texas Tourist Took Loaded Guns to 9/11 Memorial: Police

Texas Tourist Took Loaded Guns to 9/11 Memorial: Police

A tourist from Texas was arrested over the weekend on charges she was packing two loaded handguns at the Sept. Read »

5 hours ago
Minors in College Station May Be Linked to Break-ins

Minors in College Station May Be Linked to Break-ins

Police believe three juveniles arrested over the weekend in College Station may be responsible for at least 17 car... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Football Season Starts Early For Some High School Teams

Football Season Starts Early For Some High School Teams

Some football teams in north Texas are suiting up for the first week of practice of the season. Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
AT&T, As New Owner of DirecTV, Offers Discount

AT&T, As New Owner of DirecTV, Offers Discount

AT&T customers will save $10 a month and get a single bill for their TV and wireless services under a new... Read »

5 hours ago
Dallas' Peri Gilpin Gives the Inside Scoop on Mr. Robinson

Dallas' Peri Gilpin Gives the Inside Scoop on Mr. Robinson

Co-star of the new NBC show Mr. Robinson, Texas-native Peri Gilpin talks with NBC 5 about the new sitcom. Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Woman Convicted of Killing Infant Dies 2 Months After Plea

Woman Convicted of Killing Infant Dies 2 Months After Plea

A baby sitter who spent years on death row for an Austin-area infant's death dies less than two months after... Read »

6 hours ago
2 Arrested After Chase, Crash: Garland Police

2 Arrested After Chase, Crash: Garland Police

Garland police say they arrested two men after they crashed into another vehicle following a 4-mile chase... Read »

Aug 3, 2015

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