<![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 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:21:14 -0600 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:21:14 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Fort Worth Transit Ending Free Rides for Homeless]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:09:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/Fort-Worth-T-Bus.jpg
The Fort Worth Transportation Authority said it's planning to end free and reduced-cost bus rides for the homeless in October 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Abbott Talks Immigration ]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:47:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/greg-abbott-wednesday.jpg
Governor-elect Greg Abbott reiterated his intent Sunday to sue the Obama administration over executive action on immigration, calling it “the epitome of lawlessness.”

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Dave Lieber's No. 1 Money-Saving Tip]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:55:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DMN_-_Black_Friday_11a_112414_1200x675_362945603787.jpg
The Dallas Morning News Watchdog Dave Lieber gives his No. 1 tip to save consumers money and aggravation.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Veteran's Home is Like New]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:44:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Vet-Home-112414.jpg
A Dallas veteran's home is like new, Trista Hopkins walked through her home for the first time Monday. Dwell with Dignity and Rebuilding Together Greater Dallas renovated and redesigned her home to make it...

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<![CDATA[Army Veteran Emotional About Home Renovation]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:51:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/army-veteran-house.jpg
A U.S. Army veteran is speechless when she walks through her newly renovated Dallas home Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Dog Receives Oxygen After House Fire ]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:44:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Irving-Fire-Dog-Getting-Oxygen-Cropped.jpg
Several pets were saved in the Irving house fire but one didn't make it out alive.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire at FW Apartment Complex Displaces Dozens]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:36:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-apartment-fire.jpg
Officials say a fire at a Fort Worth apartment complex left multiple people injured and 16-20 residents displaced.

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<![CDATA[Free Turkey Line Longer Than Ever]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:48:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/free-turkey-line.jpg
Fort Worth Community Food Bank workers say they're frightened by how long the line to get a free Thanksgiving turkey is this year.

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<![CDATA[Mavs Choke Away Win In Houston Meltdown]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:03:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459434306.jpg
Mavs' winning streak could be steaming toward nine, if not for an ugly, late loss in Houston.

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<![CDATA[Rockwall Police Investigate 2-Year-Old Girl's Death]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:34:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/heidy-guillen.jpg
Rockwall police say they are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl found having an apparent seizure Nov. 20.

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<![CDATA[FW Police Seek 2 Suspected in Aggravated Robbery]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:03:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-robbery-surveillance.jpg
Fort Worth police say they need the public's help identifying two people who carried a man suspected of aggravated robbery into a hospital.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Officials Consider Tracking Park Traffic]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:03:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/katy-trail2.jpg
The City of Dallas considers installing more than $250,000 in equipment to track high-traffic parks to plan for growth and determine where to place police patrols and maintenance crews.

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<![CDATA[Authorities: 2 Shot, 1 Assaulted at Azle House Party]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 07:22:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/88961749.jpg
Parker County authorities say they're investigating the latest of several incidents at a home in Azle that left two people shot and another assaulted.

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<![CDATA[Motorcyclist Injured Crashing Into Disabled Vehicle]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:05:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/motorcycle-wreck.jpg
A motorcycle driver is seriously injured after crashing into a broken-down vehicle in Arlington early Monday morning, police say.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Lights Christmas Tree]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:06:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/10p_dallas_xmas_tree_lighting_1200x675_362611267628.jpg
Thousands on hand to see the Christmas tree lighting in downtown Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside Southwest Airlines' Safety Training]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:58:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112314+Southwest+training.jpg
Watch this before your next flight, and learn how flight attendants train for the worst. No matter where they work, every flight attendant at Southwest Airlines will into Dallas Love Field for emergency training...

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<![CDATA[Injured Heroes, Broken Promises]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:11:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/199*120/wtu-bg-parallax-slide11.jpg
NBC 5 Investigates has learned hundreds of America's active duty soldiers have complained about harassment, verbal abuse and mistreatment at special Army units designed to help the injured heal.
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<![CDATA[Holiday Decorating With Topiaries]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:02:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/6am_Dotty_Woodson_1200x675_362548803798.jpg
Texas Agrilife Specialist Dotty Woodson shows NBC 5's Chris Van Horne how to decorate for the holidays using ivy topiaries. Topiaries can be found at garden centers and grown onto a wire frame.]]>
<![CDATA[Bicyclists Tour Fort Worth]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:55:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Electra-Bike-Oprah-favorite.jpg
Dozens of bicyclists ride 25 miles through Fort Worth and stop at al 33 Bike Share stops.]]>
<![CDATA[60 Dallas Students Touring Civil Rights Sites]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:28:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112314+Civil+Rights+trip1.jpg
60 students from Dallas ISD schools are spending Thanksgiving week touring civil rights movement stops in four states. The 2014 MLK Freedom Ride Tour commemorates the 1961 Freedom Rides.

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<![CDATA[Earthquake Shakes Irving For 2nd Time This Weekend]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:34:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112314+Irving+Quakes.jpg
Less than 24 hours after magnitude 3.3 earthquake, a magnitude 2.5 tremblor shakes Irving.]]>
<![CDATA[Irving Man Faces Murder Charges For Toddler Death]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:51:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112314+Mendoza.jpg
An Irving man is facing capital murder charges in the death of his 2-year-old stepson.

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<![CDATA[Two Dallas Businesses Recover After Stubborn Fire]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:29:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/RedBirdFire112314.jpg
Two Dallas businesses are cleaning up Sunday after a fire broke out.

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<![CDATA[Duncanville Councilwoman Expelled]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:09:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gavel-shutterstock_718951991.jpg
After a Saturday hearing, city council members in Duncanville vote to expel one of their own.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Pursuit Caught On Camera]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:04:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kalthoff_dpd_shooting_6p_1200x675_317310019589.jpg
Kyle Bowman took this smart phone video of high speed police chase in Dallas. It started after the driver ran a red light.]]>
<![CDATA[Rain Cannot Stop Christmas In Fort Worth]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:54:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/10pm_fw_wx__c.ross___11_22_2014_1200x675_362323523550.jpg
The Christmas tree lighting goes on in Fort Worth despite heavy rain.]]>
<![CDATA[Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Shakes DFW]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:49:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112214+Irving+Quake.jpg
A magnitude 3.3 earthquake shook North Texas on Saturday night, the U.S. Geological Survey confirmed.]]>
<![CDATA[Drenched Christmas Tree Lighting in Fort Worth]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:07:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112214+Rainy+Sundance+Square.jpg
Despite heavy winds and rain, Fort Worth lights up its Christmas tree.

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<![CDATA[LaDainian Tomlinson Feeds Thousands for Thanksgiving]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:14:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112214+LT+turkey.jpg
LaDainian Tomlinson Foundation and Albertsons feed 10,000 people in Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Police Remind Shoppers to Watch Wallets Closely]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:04:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/grocery+aisle+shopping+cart.jpg
As the busy holiday shopping season gets under way, police have an important reminder for shoppers to keep an eye on their valuable belongings.

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<![CDATA[Good Samaritan Rescues Abandoned Oak Cliff Puppies]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:44:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Keist+Park+puppies.jpg
Six puppies who were found abandoned in a plastic bag at a park in Oak Cliff are getting care and nourishment with the help of several people and a foster mother dog.

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