<![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 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:54:41 -0600 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:54:41 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Dallas Man Convicted for Child Porn, Fake Badge, Steroids]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:02:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Freed-Post-Office.jpg
Authorities say a man they arrested for mailing steroids in January was found with a counterfeit U.S. Marshall badge and child pornography.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Police Hero Reunites with Dog She Saved]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 20:47:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Arlington+dog+cop+saved.jpg
An Arlington family says a local police officer is their hero after she saved their dog’s life. And on Wednesday, they got to thank her in person.

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<![CDATA[Suspect Seeks $10 Million Over Dallas Police Shooting]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:03:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wilburn-shooting-scene-inset.jpg
As protests rage around the nation and in Dallas over police shootings, the lawyer for one wounded suspect says Dallas Police did the right thing after a December 2013 shooting.]]>
<![CDATA[Crowds, Traffic, Food are Hallmark of Holidays]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:10:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Honeybaked+Ham.jpg
Forget camping out for Black Friday sales, people on Wednesday were lining up for what's really important on Thanksgiving: the food.

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<![CDATA[2nd Grader Makes Donation Instead of Getting Presents]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:14:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Talia+Holmes.jpg
Eight-year-old Talia Holmes of Lucas decided to ask for donations this year instead of birthday presents from her friends. On Wednesday, she donated $300 of birthday money to Frisco nonprofit Becky's Hope Horse...

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<![CDATA[Work Continues on Lewisville Construction Project]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:09:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lewisville+square.jpg
Some business owners in downtown Lewisville are frustrated with a major construction project that is already six months past due. Work continues on the $5.5 million Old Town Plaza Park.

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<![CDATA[Mavs' Summer Trade With Knicks Looks Like a Winner ]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:08:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tyson-chandler-2014.jpg
While the veteran center's return has boosted the Mavs, the Knicks are off to a stumbling start.

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<![CDATA[Officer Involved Shooting Leaves One Dead]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:52:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Lewisvilel+crash.JPG
Lewisville police are investigating an officer involved shooting on Wednesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas ISD Complaints Detail Allegations Against Trustee]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:13:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/193*120/1125sadlernutall.jpg
A Dallas ISD administrator who filed a complaint against trustee Bernadette Nutall wrote that she felt threatened after conversations with her in June.

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<![CDATA[Record Number of Travelers Expected at DFW Airport]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:04:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DFW+Airport+112614.jpg
Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is expecting record number of travelers this Thanksgiving holiday.

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<![CDATA[Truck Driver Pleads Guilty in Child Porn Case]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:43:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/071114gavel.jpg
Authorities say a 35-year-old former Carrollton truck driver pleaded guilty to transporting child pornography.

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<![CDATA[Grandview Woman Charged in Boyfriend's Death]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:34:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Police+Line+Police+Tape+Police+Generic+Frankford.JPG
Grandview police say they arrested a 35-year-old woman and charged her with murder after she called 911 to report an altercation with her boyfriend.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspicious Activity Concerns Dallas Neighborhood Residents]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:22:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wynewood.jpg
Residents of a Dallas neighborhood are on high alert after one home was broken into and several others had a stranger knock on doors and ask for Stuart Brown.

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<![CDATA[18-Wheeler Wreck Blocks Westbound I-635]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:04:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/18-wheeler-wreck1.jpg
A wreck involving an 18-wheeler blocks three lanes of westbound Interstate 635 near Dallas North Tollway and leaks fuel on the road, police say.

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<![CDATA[2.7 Magnitude Quake is Fifth in 4 Days for Irving]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:58:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Quakes.jpg
An earthquake Tuesday afternoon brings the number to five earthquakes centered in Irving in four days.]]>
<![CDATA[Southwest Employees Picket at Dallas Love Field]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:40:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Southwest+Airlines+Protest+112514.jpg
Southwest Airlines ramp workers picketed outside Dallas Love Field Airport on Tuesday over the slow progress of contract talks with the Dallas-based airline.

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<![CDATA[Irving Police Make Arrest in Robberies Outside Walmart]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:27:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Walmart-Arrest-112514.jpg
Irving police believe one man might be connected to two different robberies at the same Walmart parking lot along Texas 183.

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<![CDATA[Tarrant Co. Combats Drunk Driving with 'No Refusal']]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:13:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DUI+DWI+drunk+driving+generic+keys+drink+alcohol.jpg
Tarrant County is implementing an initiative to keep drunk drivers off the road this Thanksgiving weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Starving Dog Found Wandering in Parker County]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:03:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/203*120/IMG_05751.JPG
Investigators want to find the owner or anyone who recognizes a severely underweight Great Dane found wandering collarless and alone Tuesday in Parker County.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Vandals Shoot Out Windows with Pellets]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:38:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw+bb+gun+vandalism.jpg
Neighbors all across the city of Fort Worth are dealing with pellet gun vandals.

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<![CDATA[Police Pursuit Ends in Deadly Crash in Dallas]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:58:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jarron-williams.jpg
One person was killed and at least two more were hospitalized after a driver in a stolen SUV ran a red light and set off a chain reaction crash Tuesday in East Dallas, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Hurst Child Porn Suspect Moved to Tarrant Co. Jail]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:50:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/LUGO-Ricardo.JPG
A teenager accused of posing as a sixth-grader in an alleged attempt to recruit sex crime victims is now being held in the Tarrant County Jail.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Post Officer-Involved Shooting Data]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:27:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-shooting-regency-01.jpg
The Dallas Police Department posted online data Tuesday about every police-involved shooting since 2003 as critics questioned the Missouri grand jury decision not to indict a white officer for shooting...

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<![CDATA[AT&T Stadium Cooking Up a Storm for Thanksgiving Game]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:05:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/thanksgiving_dinner.jpg
It's tough enough to prepare a Thanksgiving feast for your family. Imagine trying to cook for 100,000 people on Turkey Day. That's the reality for the culinary team at AT&T Stadium, which is busy preparing...

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<![CDATA[Murphy Sees Burglary Uptick, Possible Connections]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:16:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Murphy+Texas+police+TX.jpg
After seeing just five total burglary cases through October, police in Murphy reported three in a two-week period in the same part of the city. They're investigating connections to similar crimes in other parts...

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<![CDATA['Tis the Season for Holiday Sicknesses]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:43:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sick-Flu_generic.jpg
Between all the parties, traveling and changes in weather, the holiday season is always a time when more people get sick.]]>
<![CDATA[Three Dallas Police Officers Terminated after Hearings]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:07:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_dallas_police_car11.jpg
Three Dallas police officers no longer have jobs Tuesday.
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<![CDATA[Mavs Suffer By Far Their Worst Loss of the Season]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:03:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dirk-nowitzki-2014.jpg
The Mavs can be breathtaking on offense. But, as last night proved once again, they can also be nauseating on defense.

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<![CDATA[Groups Organize Protest at Dallas PD Headquarters]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:42:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FergusonProtest112514.jpg
Justice Seekers Texas and Mothers Against Police Brutality will protest Dallas police at their headquarters at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Bedford Passes Distracted Driving Ordinance]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:21:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_texting_while_driving3.jpg
One North Texas City has outlawed using electronic devices while driving.]]>
<![CDATA[Four Earthquakes in Three Days for Irving]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:34:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/3-Irving-Quakes+112414.jpg
Four earthquakes centered in Irving have shaken parts of North Texas since late Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Calorie Counts Coming to Menus]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:45:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/640x480-Generic-Menu.jpg
Calorie counts will soon be on restaurant menus and vending machines. The calorie posting requirements are part of a new push from the Food and Drug Administration to fight obesity.]]>
<![CDATA[NRH Police: Man Dead After Driving in Circles, Crashing]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:23:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walmart-wreck.jpg
Police say a man died in a fiery wreck after he drove recklessly in reverse and crashed behind a North Richland Hills Wal-Mart early Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Community Food Bank Needs More Turkeys for Families in Need]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:48:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Community-Food-Bank.jpg
The Community Food Bank in Fort Worth continued to give out free turkeys on Tuesday, but may not have enough for those in need.

Photo Credit: Community Food Bank via Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[FWPD: Officer Helps Deliver Baby on Freeway]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:13:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Baby-Delivered-112514.jpg
Authorities say a Fort Worth police officer helped deliver a baby on the shoulder of a freeway Nov. 15.

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<![CDATA[Investigator: Family Killed in Fire Were Hoarders]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:14:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Pasadena+Fire+112414.jpg
A woman and her two adult children who died in a house fire lived among so much clutter that it prevented their escape, an investigator said Tuesday.

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