<![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 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:52:59 -0500 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:52:59 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[UT v. OU: Media Guide Typo Showdown]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:42:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/OU-Guide.jpg
Typos happen all the time, but one word error is generating a wave of jokes against the University of Texas at Austin.

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<![CDATA[N. Texas Men Get 'Brotox' Injections to Stop Sweating]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:22:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BOTOX+SWEATING.jpg
With triple-digit temperatures back in the forecast, some people are going to 'unusual' lengths to stop summer sweating--they're putting needles full of toxins straight into their armpits.

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<![CDATA[DPD Makes Arrest in "Ambush Shooting" Outside Store]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:52:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/David-Wright-inset.jpg
Dallas police say they arrested a man in connection with a shooting outside a Pleasant Grove convenience store Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[Lifetime Drops Reality TV Show on Fort Worth Mortuary]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:09:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Johnson+Family+Mortuary1.jpg
The Lifetime TV network has dropped a reality show about a Texas mortuary after eight decaying bodies were found and the co-owners face criminal charges.

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<![CDATA[Shooting Call Ends in Chase and Crash in Justin]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:17:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cindy-Lane.jpg
Denton County Sheriff's Office says a shooting call ended in a chase and crash on busy State Highway 157 in Justin.

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Patrols Along Texas-Mexico Border]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 08:20:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Border+Patrol+072514.jpg
Friday morning video footage was released that shows Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter and patrol vessels and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department boats patrolling along the Texas-Mexico border.]]>
<![CDATA[Tarrant County Back to School Roundup Aug. 6]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:40:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/school+supplies1.jpg
Free school supplies will be made available to approximately 10,000 Tarrant County children on Aug. 6 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth.]]>
<![CDATA[Collin Co. Official Takes Stand on Immigration]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:52:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Immigrant-Children-03.jpg
A Collin County Commissioner proposes blocking the undocumented immigrant kids Dallas County Commissioners have agreed to welcome.

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<![CDATA[Puppy Tossed From Vehicle To Get Second Chance]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:52:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/puppy18.jpg
A 7-week-old puppy, now named Charlee, will get undergo surgery Friday to hopefully give her a second chance at a good life.

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<![CDATA[Doctor: Accused Wylie Teen "Had Second Thoughts"]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ivan-Mejia-photos.jpg
Closing arguments will begin Friday in a Collin County certification hearing focusing on whether a then-16-year-old boy should be treated as an adult in the murder of his Wylie East High School classmate,...

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<![CDATA[Work Continues for Border Patrol Agents]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:40:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Border+crossing.jpg
On a hot summer day in July, the border between Texas and Mexico is as dangerous as ever. Still, it's heavily trafficked by illegal migrants.

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<![CDATA[Suspects Sought in Series of Bank Robberies]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:26:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+PD+robbery+surv.jpg
The FBI needs the public's help finding several men believed to be responsible for eight similar robberies in the metroplex over the past year.

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<![CDATA[Facebook Takes 40 Minutes a Day ]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:57:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/177*120/113888441-the-facebook-website-is-displayed-on-a-gettyimages.jpg
How much time is spent checking Facebook? According to the social media giant, the average American now spends 40 minutes a day checking their Facebook feed.

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<![CDATA[Researchers: Beware of Itchy Moles]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:46:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap2011070517h49m00s146_722x406_2042816754.jpg
People with moles that are itchy or painful may want to ask a doctor about the possibility of cancer.]]>
<![CDATA[Hoops with Grand Prairie Cops at YMCA ]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:30:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/High+School+Basketball+Hoop+Generic.jpg
The police chief in Grand Prairie is hoping some one-on-one time with kids, will keep them out of trouble--or two-on-two and three-on-three.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Report Alligator in Lake Lewisville]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:38:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lewisville+gator.jpg
Multiple neighbors on the Hickory Creek side of Lake Lewisville say they have spotted a 4-to-6-foot alligator along the shallows, and they're not okay with it.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Heat Prompts Emergency Calls ]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:23:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Made-in-America-Water-Man-Cool.jpg
The National Weather Service canceled a heat advisory for North Texas on Thursday, but MedStar says it still responded to more than five heat-related emergency calls.

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<![CDATA[Cook Children's Doctors Urge Swimming Safety]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:31:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pool16.jpg
Cook Children's Medical Center is hoping the recent deaths of three toddlers will spark other parents and caregivers to add extra layers of safety to make sure other families don't face tragedy.

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<![CDATA[Health Experts Look for Cyclospora Cause]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:12:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/82256656.jpg
As the number of cases of cyclosporiasis grow in North Texas, health officials are working to find the cause.

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<![CDATA[Yankees Top Texas 4-2 in Series Finale]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:16:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rangers072414.jpg
The New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Thursday for their sixth win in seven games.

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<![CDATA[Constables Patrol, Capture Along Border]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:32:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/border2.jpg
On a hot summer day in July, the border between Texas and Mexico is as dangerous as ever. Still, it's heavily trafficked by illegal migrants.

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<![CDATA[Mayor's 18th Annual Back to School Fair for DISD]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:44:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mayor-mike-dance.jpg
The Dallas Independent School District's 18th annual Mayor's Back to School Fair is August 1 this year.]]>