<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usMon, 27 Mar 2017 13:40:45 -0500Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:40:45 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Burleson School, Students Embrace Video Gaming]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:49:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/video-games-burleson.jpg
With the help and support of their school district, sixth graders in Burleson have an opportunity to take their interest in gaming to a whole other level.

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<![CDATA[Irving Music Factory Lineup Announced]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:35:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/music+factory.jpg
A batch of top artists will be among the first to play at the long-awaited Irving Music Factory later this year.

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<![CDATA[Woman Crashes into Bar, Injures 8; Former TCU QB Arrested]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:38:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/boykin-shabrika-mugs.jpg
Former TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin was arrested early Monday morning and charged with drug possession after police say a woman he was riding with crashed her car into a Dallas bar, injuring eight people.

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<![CDATA[Woman's Mission to Feed Hungry Children in Tarrant County]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:48:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gen-x-kim.jpg
A Tarrant County woman is on a mission to make sure no child goes hungry.

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<![CDATA[Warning: Research Contractors Before Signing Up]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:13:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/responds-roof-damage.jpg
If you have hail in your neighborhood, you can expect a knock on the door this week. Before you say yes to roofers, there are a couple of important questions to ask.

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<![CDATA[Woman Shot in Possible Robbery at Fort Worth Apartment]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 05:43:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brian-way-shooting.jpg
Police say a woman was shot during a possible robbery at a Fort Worth apartment Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[HOV Lane Violators Use Dummies, Rugs to Evade Tickets]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 07:09:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hov-tickets.jpg
The morning commute in North Texas is no joke – between construction, accidents and an overwhelming number of cars on the highway it can be tempting to break the rules of the road in order to get ahead.

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<![CDATA[160 Former Offenders Graduate From a Rehabilitation Program]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:28:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tori+graduation.jpg
160 people graduated from the Texas Offender Reentry Initiative on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[NBC 5 Viewers Share Videos of Storms March 26, 2017]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:54:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fd4f5a3a-4301-483d-98dd-4794f101bd5a.jpg
NBC 5 viewers shared videos of storms that moved across North Texas on March 26, 2017 at isee@nbcdfw.com]]>
<![CDATA[Safe Places in North Texas Help Abused, Bullied, Neglected Teens]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:11:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Safe+Place+032617.jpg
Safe Places is national network of places designed to help teenagers stay safe when facing issues such as domestic violence, bullying and neglect.]]>
<![CDATA[Arlington High School Teen Killed in Sunday Morning Crash]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:29:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/new+clayton+winkles.jpg
An Arlington High School student died Sunday morning when his car left the road and slammed into a tree.

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<![CDATA[ICE Arrests 26 Probationers Doing Community Service]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:56:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/235*120/ice+arrests1.JPG
Federal immigration agents rounded up about 30 undocumented people on probation as they showed up in Fort Worth Sunday morning to perform community service.

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<![CDATA[Bedford Police Warn About Undelivered Package Scheme]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:29:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Bedford-Warning.PNG
Bedford police are warning residents about an undelivered package scheme to get your personal information.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested After Hour-Long Chase in Dallas County]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:31:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas_Mesquite_Chase_VO_1200x675_906720323963.jpg
A man is behind bars after leading Mesquite Police and Dallas County Sheriff's deputies on an hour-long chase that, at times, topped speeds of 100 mph.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Found Dead Inside Recording Studio]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:34:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-12.jpg
A 38-year-old man was found dead inside his own recording studio on Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Texas Pinball Festival Launches in Frisco]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:56:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pinball+machine.jpg
Thousands attended the Texas Pinball Festival in Frisco this past weekend.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Go with Darvish to Start on Opening Day]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:38:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-645625010.jpg
Yu Darvish will make his first Opening Day start for the Rangers on April 3 against the Indians in Arlington.

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<![CDATA[Undocumented Parents Make Plan to Keep Kids Safe]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:02:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/immigration+image.jpg
Some undocumented parents in North Texas are taking desperate measures to keep their children in America, should they be deported.

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<![CDATA[Wounded Veteran Gifted Mortgage-Free Home in North Texas]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:55:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/home+for+hero+image.jpg
A Texas family received the gift of a lifetime on Saturday -- a new house from the non-profit Homes for Heroes.

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<![CDATA[Man Who Caused Hulen Mall Lockdown Saturday Identified]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:19:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/Vernon-Hassell-Hulen-Mall2.jpg
An armed robber on the run was arrested at Hulen Mall, but not before forcing police to shut the mall down Saturday morning, according to Fort Worth Police.

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<![CDATA[Bluebonnets Have Blossomed in North Texas]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 06:09:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ennis-Bluebonnets.jpg
The signs that spring is here have arrived as bluebonnets started blooming around North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Cold Case 2010: Was it Suicide or Murder?]]> Mon, 27 Mar 2017 03:58:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Janice+Lee+Willhelm.jpg
A Texas family is seeking justice for the unexplained death of their mother in 2010.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Man Killed in House Fire]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:20:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arl-fire3.jpg
A man who was pulled from a house fire in Arlington has succumbed to his injuries, officials say.

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<![CDATA[Opposition to Planned Trump Organization Hotel in Dallas]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:10:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Dallas+Trump+Hotel+rendering.jpg
There is opposition to a proposed new Dallas hotel operated by the organization owned by President Donald Trump.

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<![CDATA[FWPD Chief Testifies in Grievance Hearing]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:45:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Fort+Worth+police+hearing.jpg
Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald and an embattled member of his command staff testified in a hearing Friday about a grievance the Police Officers Association (POA) filed against them.

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<![CDATA[Need to Relieve Stress? Try the Anger Room]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:20:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/gutz+anger+room.jpg
Need to release some stress in an unconventional way? The Anger Room in Deep Ellum may be your spot.

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<![CDATA[Report Sheds Light on Rare Outbreak at TWU]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:24:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/TWU.jpg
A new report details the reasons eight volleyball players at Texas Woman's University developed a rare muscle illness in August 2016.

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<![CDATA[Former DCS Superintendent Gets Generous Retirement Deal]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:30:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dcs+superintendent+rick+sorrells.jpg
Rick Sorrells, the former superintendent of Dallas County Schools, is being paid generously to leave the troubled school bus agency, according to documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates.

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<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics - March 26, 2017]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:06:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEW+013114+lone+star+politics.jpg
Senator Van Taylor of Plano talks Property Tax Reform and why it is important to every North Texas homeowner. Dallas ISD School Board of Trustee Miguel Solis it is time for someone to push Congressman Pete...]]>
<![CDATA[NBC 5's Kris Gutierrez Takes on the Anger Room]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:09:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Gutz_in_the_Anger_Room_1200x675_905920579664.jpg
NBC 5's Kris Gutierrez takes on the Anger Room in Deep Ellum.]]>
<![CDATA[Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge - Has it Delivered?]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:21:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/margaret+hunt+hill+bridge+dallas.jpg
The $182 million dollar Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge promised redevelopment of one of Dallas' poorest areas. But has it delivered? The Dallas Morning News government editor Rudy Bush discusses their special look at...

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Gas Line Capped After Forcing Evacuations]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:49:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/gas+fire.gif
A Fort Worth gas line has been capped after a rupture Friday caused several blocks to be evacuated for several hours in the northeast part of downtown.

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<![CDATA[Christina Morris' Case on Dateline NBC Friday Night]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:46:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/11a_v-christina_morris_KXAS44VY_1200x675_378600515721.jpg
Dateline NBC takes a look at the Morris case in the second half of its two-hour episode that starts at 8 p.m. Friday on NBC 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Recall: Consumers Urged to Stop Using Vecaro Hoverboards]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:48:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/recalled-hoverboard.jpg
Vecaro brand hoverboards are recalled acccording to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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<![CDATA[Track Coach Killed, 18 Students Hurt in East Texas Bus Crash]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:26:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/titus-bus-crash4.jpg
An East Texas track coach is one of two people killed in a crash involving an 18-wheeler and a bus that also left at least 18 high schoolers injured Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[5K Canceled; No Refund for Runners]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:55:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/firefly-run-responds.jpg
The popular Firefly Run won't be happening as scheduled this weekend and the folks who signed up for the event wont be getting their money back.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Cities Offer Additional Weather Alert Systems]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:32:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cell_phone_alert_042011_722x406_1891162255.jpg
Many North Texas cities now supplement weather sirens with a cell phone alert system.]]>
<![CDATA[Raptors beat Mavericks, Raptors Clinch Playoff Spot ]]> Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:29:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630277806.jpg
DeMar DeRozan and Serge Ibaka scored 18 points apiece and the Toronto Raptors clinched a playoff berth after their fifth straight victory, 94-86 over the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Residents Displaced by 4-Alarm Fire at Irving Apartments]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 07:30:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walnut-hill-fire.jpg
Several residents are displaced after a four-alarm fire at an Irving apartment complex late Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Neighborhood Complains About Noisy Trains]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:18:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/scott+train+image.jpg
People in a central Fort Worth neighborhood are complaining about noisy trains that park for hours at a time with their engines running.

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<![CDATA[Repairs Continue One Year After Collin County Hailstorms]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:44:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hail+insurance+image.jpg
Extensive damage remains from severe hailstorms that ripped through Collin County last spring.

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<![CDATA[Friends Raise Money for New Basketball Court]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:36:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2017-03-23-19h32m25s127.jpg
Recess at a school in Denton county just got a whole lot better and the credit goes to five best friends with a vision, a plan and a leader to pull it all together.

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<![CDATA[Texas Thunder Truck at the DFW Auto Show]]> Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:22:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Texas+Thunder+Truck+at+the+DFW+Auto+Show.jpg
Chief Meteorologist David Finfrock showed off the Texas Thunder Truck on display at the DFW Auto Show in Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Tips to Grow Tomatoes in Your Own Backyard]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 08:55:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dotty-Woodson-Tomatoes.jpg
What says spring more than picking produce from your own backyard? Texas AgriLife specialist Dotty Woodson talks about how to pick the best place to grow ripe tomatoes at home.]]>
<![CDATA[Safe Routes to School Promotes Walking and Cycling]]> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:14:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/safe+routes+to+school+program.jpg
Walking or cycling to the neighborhood school is the goal of the Safe Routes to School program.

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