<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]> Copyright 2015 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, 02 Mar 2015 09:10:57 -0600 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:10:57 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cedar Hill Police Officers Spoof Lincoln Commericals]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:50:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cedar-hill-lincoln.jpg
A group of Cedar Hill police officers spoof a series of Lincoln commercials featuring Texas native Matthew McConaughey.

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<![CDATA[Semi Wrecks, Closes Texas 360 Service Road]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:05:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/semi-tips.jpg
The northbound Texas 360 service road was closed when Grand Prairie police say a semitrailer slid off the road and nearly tipped over Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Resident Shoots Man on Porch, Himself: Benbrook PD]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:02:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/benbrook-shooting.jpg
Benbrook police say a resident shot a man who knocked on his front door Sunday night before turning the gun on himself.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Locate Missing Woman, 88]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:40:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ruthie-cole-collage.jpg
Dallas police say they safely located 88-year-old Ruthie Cole, who had been missing since Sunday evening.

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<![CDATA[Athlete Gets Second Chance After Prison Reversal]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 01:26:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/030115+Darrell+Williams+Texas+AM.jpg
Darrell Williams had everything taken away from him for no reason, and yet he's not bitter. In fact, he's happy. Just grateful for a second chance to play basketball when he never thought he'd get to do...

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<![CDATA[Nina Pham To Sue Texas Health Resources]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:29:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP45866783724.jpg
Nina Pham's attorney said the 26-year-old nurse is preparing to file a lawsuit Monday in Dallas County against Texas Health Resources, where she contracted Ebola from a patient.

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<![CDATA[Winter Weather Causes Major Flight Cancellations]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:08:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/030115+AA+luggage.jpg
Over the weekend, American Airlines canceled about 2,000 flights around the country, Southwest 500 and Delta more than 100 all due to the weather.

Photo Credit: Patric Alva, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[SUV Goes Into Creek: Surgeon, Assistant Dead]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 05:07:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SUV-Crash-Victims.jpg
Fire department said two people died and one survived after their vehicle went into a creek near I-30 in far west Tarrant County.

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<![CDATA[DMV Registration Changes Begin Sunday]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:16:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Licencias-DMV-Colorado.jpg
There will be a few changes for drivers registering their vehicles in Texas beginning Sunday March 1.]]>
<![CDATA[Runners Brave Cold in Half Marathon]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:49:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/030115-Cowtown-Start-%283%29.jpg
Even after a weekend of icy, wet, and generally miserable weather, thousands braved the cold and participated in the Cowtown Half Marathon in downtown Fort Worth on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Late Night Shooting Leads to Woman's Arrest and 1 Injured]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:26:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/I-Lee+mug.jpg
There was a shooting in the 2700 block off Custer Drive Sunday around 12:30 a.m. that resulted in the arrest of Ieratta Lashon Lee, 34.]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Scouts Host Cookie Box Creations]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:46:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/girl+scout+cookie+boxes1.jpg
The Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas will be sharpening their engineering and architect skills at the annual Cookie Box Creations design contest Sunday March 1 at the Galleria Dallas from 8 a.m. until noon.]]>
<![CDATA[Little McKinney Cowgirl Could Win $2M in The American]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:46:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/174*120/toughestcowboy.jpg
A 10-year-old McKinney cowgirl is in the running to win $2 million in The American rodeo competition.

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<![CDATA[Get Ready for Funny Tasting, Smelling Water]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:24:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/water-faucet-generic.jpg
Customers who get their water from Fort Worth's Rolling Hills Water Treatment Plant may notice a change in the taste and odor of their water, but there's no reason for alarm.

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<![CDATA[Scheduled Maintenance May Alter Little Elm's Water's Taste and Smell]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:24:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/little-elm-tower.jpg
The North Texas Municipal Water District's annual maintenance on distribution lines in Little Elm may result in altered taste and smell of the town's drinking water.]]>
<![CDATA[Candidate Withdraws as FWISD Superintendent]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:03:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Fort-worth-superintendent-candidate-Boyd.jpg
Dr. Joel D. Boyd is withdrawing his bid to be the next Fort Worth ISD Superintendent.

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<![CDATA[Cowtown Runners Invited to Another Marathon]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:13:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rock+n+roll+marathon+round+2+2014+%2818%29.JPG
The Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series made free entries available for displaced Cowtown entrants.]]>
<![CDATA[Van Crashes into Fort Worth Gas Station]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:39:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valero_van_ice.jpg
Employee said he woke up to a loud bang and found a van crashed into the support column.

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<![CDATA[Winter Weather Leads to Road Headaches]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:56:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SunFeb28_DallasAccidents_TCiesco_6pm_1200x675_405969475579.jpg
Even as the roads started to thaw Saturday, drivers ran into traffic troubles as slick spots remained.]]>
<![CDATA[Denton County Transportation Services Suspended for Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:24:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dcta-a-train-cars-new.jpg
The Denton County Transportation Authority is suspending Denton service until further notice due to current weather and road conditions.

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<![CDATA[The T Halts Bus Service for Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:25:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/tbus.gif
The T is suspending all bus routes, including the trolley, until 1 p.m. because of the inclement weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Causes Several Road Accidents]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:41:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/elmhurst-blizzard1.jpg
The winter weather has lead to several accidents in Dallas on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Kathleen Sachs]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Arboretum to Host Largest Floral Festival in Southwest]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:16:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DallasBlooms030113.jpg
The Dallas Arboretum will be presenting the largest floral festival in the Southwest with Dallas Blooms: Deep in the Hearts of Texas from Feb. 28. through April 12.

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<![CDATA[Baylor Nursing School to Host 4th Annual Going for the Gold Gala]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:52:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/baylor-generic-02.jpg
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is hosting its 4th annual Going for the Gold Gala Saturday Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Anatole Hotel.

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Latino Cultural Center Looking for Art for Hecho en Dallas Art Exhibit]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:36:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-Dallas-Skyline-dayt.jpg
The Latino Cultural Center is looking for entries for its annual Hecho en Dallas visual art exhibition.

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<![CDATA[City of Dallas Plans for Winter Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:37:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/generic-dallas-skyline.jpg
The City of Dallas is continuing to monitor the weather conditions.]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Impacts Flights at DFW]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:48:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/120713+dfw+airport+icy+runways.jpg
Runways at DFW Airport remain operational Saturday despite over two inches of snow and an icy glaze. However, the wintry mix of precipitation will have an impact on flight schedules today due to de-icing...]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Tollway Is Icy, Drivers Encouraged to Use Caution]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:24:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/188*120/NTTA+logo.GIF
These are the current conditions of the Nort Texas Tollway Authority regarding the inclement weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Festival of Ideas Rescheduled Due to Inclement Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:27:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/dallas-performing-arts1.jpg
The Dallas Festival of Ideas will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday Feb. 28 after a cancellation due to inclement weather.

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