<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local 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 07:39:42 -0600 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:39:42 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police: Woman Shot Boyfriend's Butt in Argument]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:25:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/man-shot-in-butt.jpg
Police say they are looking for a woman who shot her boyfriend's butt during an argument at a Fort Worth home Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[U.S. 287 Reopens After 2 Semis Collide]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:58:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/semi-ax1.jpg
U.S. 287 has been reopened after crews cleared a wreck when a semitrailer carrying pickles crashed into another carrying salt water Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Massive Manhunt for Man Suspected of Murder]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:49:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/manhunt-scene.jpg
Authorities say nearly 100 officers are searching for a man suspected of murder who is hiding in a Crowley neighborhood.]]>
<![CDATA[Army Takes Action on Warrior Transition Units]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:43:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wtu.jpg
Army officials order new training to address complaints made by injured soldiers highlighted in an NBC 5 Investigates report.

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<![CDATA["Grinch" Strikes Dallas Family's Christmas Delivery]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:36:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stolen+gifts1.jpg
Package thieves strike before Dallas homeowners could answer the delivery doorbell.]]>
<![CDATA[300 Percent Flu Case Increase at Mansfield Hospital]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:34:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flu+shot+generic.jpg
Inside Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, doctors are counting three times the amount of flu cases compared to last year.

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<![CDATA[Three Arlington Banks Robbed]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:28:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arl+bank+robbery.jpg
Arlington Police and the FBI are investigating three bank robberies that occurred in a matter of hours Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Passengers Relieved to be Home After Turbulent Flight]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:12:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Turbulance+on+AA+Plane.jpg
Passengers returned to DFW Airport on Wednesday, a day later than planned, after turbulence forced the American Airlines flight to make an emergency landing in Tokyo.

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<![CDATA[Local Committee Pushes for Later School Start Times]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/school23.jpg
Should school start later each morning so students can get more sleep? A committee that Arlington ISD put together says yes – and now they’re urging district leaders to make changes.

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<![CDATA[Plano Burglaries Suspect Arrested on More Charges]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:37:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-0000214.jpg
Randall Kirk, who was arrested in connection with a series of home break-ins in Plano, is now suspected in at least six cases in the city. He was rearrested and booked into the Collin County Detention Center...

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<![CDATA[Nurse Finds Inspiration From Babies During Cancer Fight]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:53:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NICU+NURSE.jpg
A NICU nurse in Fort Worth is finding strength through her tiny patients as she fights cancer.

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<![CDATA[2.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Irving]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:12:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/irving-earthquake-generic.jpg
Another earthquake hit Irving Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Mavs Win a Satisfying Laugher Over the Quitter]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:05:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/fisher-bryant-lakers-thunder-1.jpg
The Mavs weren't good enough for Derek Fisher in 2012, but they way better than him last night.

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<![CDATA[Disposable Bag Ordinance Takes Effect in January]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:36:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/reusable-bags2.jpg
A new ordinance takes effect in January that places a small fee on the use of disposable bags.

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<![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[Garland Police Arrest Man After Chase, Crash]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:33:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/john-groves.jpg
Garland police say they arrested a 31-year-old man who led officers on a chase driving a stolen motorcycle Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Radio Legend Retires]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:00:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/terry-dorsey1.jpg
North Texas loses a radio legend when 47-year veteran Terry Dorsey, of 96.3 KSCS, retires Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Police: Teens Shot Man Who Jumped Out of Car]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:47:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/7-11-arrested.jpg
Rowlett police say they arrested two 19-year-old men that fatally shot a man who jumped from a car to escape Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Corsicana Police Locate Missing Man, 77]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/barry-daniel.jpg
Corsicana police say they safely located a 77-year-old man who was reported missing Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Family Creates Bucket List for Dying Dog]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:48:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cane-pic.jpg
A family in Collin County adopted a loving dog from a rescue shelter in 2008. Now, Cane, has been diagnosed with cancer. So, his family started "Cane's Bucket List" of things to do with their pup.]]>
<![CDATA[Should Teachers Take Away Recess As Punishment?]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:44:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/recess.jpg
Arlington mother says students who misbehave should not miss outside breaks.

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<![CDATA[Technology Helping Local Schools Fight Illness]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:36:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/telehealth.jpg
Technology is linking physicians to schools through video conferencing to diagnose students.

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<![CDATA[Two Top Feds in Dallas Leaving Posts]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:41:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/saldana-diego.jpg
The top federal prosecutor and the chief FBI agent in Dallas are both leaving their posts at the same time.

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<![CDATA[Soldier Dad Surprises Daughter as Early Xmas Gift]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:59:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/soldier-surprise1.jpg
Sgt. Jayson Shaw showed up at his daughter’s school 3 months early and wrapped up for Christmas, home from Afghanistan.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Neighborhood Ready to Make the Season Bright]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:12:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/interlochen+2.jpg
The Lights at Interlochen starts Wednesday, December 17 and will run each night from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Frisco Police Seek Surveillance Video Partnerships]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:38:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-0000126.jpg
Following a trend set by similar cities like Richardson and New Orleans, Frisco Police are launching a new, volunteer-based program. They’re looking for people to register the locations of their private...]]>
<![CDATA[Deion Sanders' Ex, Pilar, Sentenced to 7 Days in Jail]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:52:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pilar-sander.jpg
After hearing from witnesses and attorneys for Deion Sanders, District Judge Ray Wheless found Pilar Sanders in contempt for failing to return her children after her visitation as ordered in the divorce...

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<![CDATA[Nina Pham Makes Donation to Dallas Animal Services]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:27:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/110114+BENTLEY+REUNION+2.jpg
Ebola survivor Nina Pham and her dog Bently made a generous donation to Dallas Animal Services Monday.

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<![CDATA[Woeful Sixers Have a Ways to Go to Match Misfit Mavericks of 1993-94]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:22:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/186*120/tlmd_115750957.jpg
Philadelphia has lost it first 13 home games. Dallas dropped its first 19.

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<![CDATA[One Person Injured After Being Hit By Semi: Police]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:51:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/221*120/Wide+shot+of+Freeway.JPG
Breaking news from NBC 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Raw Video Inside Turbulent AA Flight]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:22:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Turbulance+on+AA+Plane.jpg
American Airlines Flight 280 from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport was diverted early Tuesday morning due to severe turbulence.

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<![CDATA[Dallas 311 Taking Requests From Twitter]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:03:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/twitter-generic.jpg
The City of Dallas has a new way to get in touch with citizens.

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<![CDATA[New Sculpture Coming to Dallas Zoo]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:57:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-zoo-elephant-sculpture.jpg
A new sculpture will greet visitors to the Dallas Zoo in 2016.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Bag Workers to Protest at 16 Airports]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:30:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_southwest_airlines_new_livery_01.jpg
Union workers at Southwest Airlines demonstrated at 16 airports across the country on Tuesday including Dallas Love Field.

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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.]]>