<![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-usSun, 30 Apr 2017 15:55:37 -0500Sun, 30 Apr 2017 15:55:37 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[How to Help Tornado Victims, Recovery]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 15:39:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/emory-damage-tower.jpg
The American Red Cross has set up two locations for those affected by Saturday’s storm: one at the First Methodist Church Life Center in Canton and a second at the Emory City Center in Emory.

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<![CDATA[Texas Sky Ranger Tours Tornado Damage]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 15:23:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sky-ranger-car-damage.jpg
Texas Sky Ranger tours areas of North Texas damaged by tornadoes on Saturday, April 29, 2017.

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<![CDATA['It's Crazy': Canton Residents Ride Out Tornadoes]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 01:48:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/scott+image.jpg
Canton residents who rode out tornadoes that tore through Van Zandt County emerged to find total devastation Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Canton Car Dealership Takes Direct Hit From Tornado]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:06:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Best_Ground_Car_Dealership_video_1200x675_933162563639.jpg
A Canton car dealership took a direct hit when a twister roared through town Saturday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Fort Worth Teen Saves 4 Siblings from Burning Home]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:39:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/girl+saves+siblings+from+fire.jpg
A Fort Worth teenager saved her younger siblings when their house caught fire last week.

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<![CDATA[Homes Damaged & Destroyed In Fruitvale]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:41:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/meredith+image.jpg
Many homes were damaged or destroyed in Fruitvale after at least two tornadoes tore through Van Zandt County.

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<![CDATA[Help From Across the State Mobilizes After Tornadoes]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 13:22:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/maria+image1.jpg
Help is on the way to three counties hard hit by tornadoes Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Active Shooter Taken into Custody in Fort Worth Neighborhood]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:58:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fwpd+suspect+arrest.JPG
Fort Worth Police confirm they have one person in custody after reports of an active shooter came in Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[The Texas Thunder Truck Tracked the Storms as They Moved East]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:23:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/canton_tornado_on_the_ground_1200x675_932953155566.jpg
The Texas Thunder Truck tracked severe storms on Saturday as several tornadoes touched down in East Texas.]]>
<![CDATA[Large Warehouse Fire in Southwest Dallas ]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:52:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fire%21.JPG
Multiple agencies are responding to a warehouse fire in southwest Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Good Samaritans Rush to Save People After Canton Tornado]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:24:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jeep_east_of_canton_for_web_1200x675_932988995839.jpg
NBC 5 / Telemundo 39 crews were just east of Canton Saturday evening along U.S. Highway 64 moments after the tornado hit. In this video you can see people rushing to help others that had just been thrown...]]>
<![CDATA[Teens Arrested Following Robbery, Chase in Dallas]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:54:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+Robbery+Chase+4.jpg
Four teens are behind bars after leading police on a chase through Dallas Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Joan Lunden Talks Cancer, Life Balance and Morning News]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 20:43:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lunden+image.jpg
Joan Lunden, long-time news anchor and current Today Show contributor, spoke to NBC 5’s Kristin Dickerson about her successful fight against Breast Cancer, how she balances work and family, and advice on caring...

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<![CDATA[Discover Summer Resource Fair Gets Kids Excited to Learn]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 15:26:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/discover+summer+image.jpg
On Saturday, Dallas Independent School District along with Dallas City of Learning hosted the Discover Summer Resource Fair at Mount Auburn Elementary School.

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<![CDATA[Teenage Girl Hurt In Gang Shooting In South Fort Worth: PD]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 14:58:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_tape_lights_generic24.jpg
Detectives are investigating after a teenage girl was injured in what they say was a gang-related shooting.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Angling to Host the NFL Draft]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:42:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys+draft+party+frisco.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Thursday he wants to bring the NFL Draft to North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Cold Case: Innocent Bystander Murdered Outside Dallas Bar]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:59:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ashley+wilson+cold+case.jpg
It's been more than a year since a Dallas mother was fatally shot. Police say Ashley Wilson was an innocent bystander when someone opened fire outside an Oak Cliff bar, killing her.

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<![CDATA[Art in the Square to Go On Rain or Shine]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:44:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/southlake+art+in+the+square.jpg
Nearly 60,000 people are expected to attend Southlake's Art in the Square this weekend, if the weather holds.

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<![CDATA[Southwestern Seminary Pres. Apologizes Over Rapper Photo]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:52:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/seminary+rappers+fw.jpg
The president of the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth apologized on Friday after a photo surfaced of five faculty members dressed as rappers.

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<![CDATA[Dog Found With Jar Stuck On His Head Gets New Home ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:05:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pickle+jar+dog.jpg
A dog found wandering in the streets of Fort Worth this month with a plastic jar stuck on his head is getting a second chance.

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<![CDATA[Price Supporters Feel Vindicated By Not Guilty Verdict]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:07:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jwp-trial-outside.jpg
Supporters of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price were claiming victory after Friday's not guilty verdict.

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<![CDATA[Not Guilty: Price Acquitted on 7 Charges; Jury Hung on 4]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:59:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jwp-exit.jpg
Longtime Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was found not guilty of bribery and six other charges related to conspiracy Friday; jurors were unable to render a verdict on four charges related to...

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Select Colorado CB in 2nd Round of NFL Draft]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:37:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ChidobeAwuzie.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys select Colorado cornerback Chidobe Awuzie in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Select Michigan CB in 3rd Round of NFL Draft]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:14:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JourdanLewis.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys select Michigan cornerback Jourdan Lewis in the third round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Dallas County Is Moving Forward After Price Trial]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:42:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jwp-exit.jpg
After the jury's decision came down in the John Wiley Price trial Friday, NBC 5 reached out to all of the Dallas County commissioners, including District 2's Mike Cantrell.

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<![CDATA[Nomadic QB From North Texas Finds Home in NFL]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:45:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DavisWebb.jpg
Quarterback Davis Webb has had many homes since he was a North Texas high schooler, but he'll likely spend the next few years in New York after being picked by the Giants in the 2017 NFL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Remote Cross-Border Towns Assist Each Other with Services]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:50:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/presidio+texas+welcome+sign.jpg
Deep in the Texas borderland, isolated communities depend on each other no matter which side of the border they're located.

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<![CDATA[Mother of Cowboys' Draft Pick Explains 'Taco' Nickname]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:22:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/taco-charlton.jpg
The mother of Dallas Cowboys first round draft pick Taco Charlton sheds some light on her son's nickname.

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<![CDATA[Managing Chronic Work Stress Can be Key to Your Health]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:59:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stress+generic+722.jpg
Managing work stress could be key to your health.]]>
<![CDATA[NTX Lawmakers Evaluate Trump's First 100 Days in Office]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:08:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TrumpNRAShow1.jpg
Saturday marks the 100th day of President Donald Trump's term. NBC 5 sent a crew to Washington, D.C., to speak with North Texas lawmakers about the milestone.

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<![CDATA[Concertgoers Pay Thousands for Fyre Festival Headaches]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:56:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fyre+festival+tweet.jpg
The Fyre Festival was supposed to be a music festival of luxury. But concertgoers arrived to the venue in The Bahamas to find tents and cheese sandwiches.

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<![CDATA[FAA Tests New Drone Detection Technology at D/FW Airport]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:10:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/200*120/DFW+AIRPORT+DRONES.jpg
As the popularity of drones continues to soar, so have the close calls between the devices and aircraft. The Federal Aviation Administration says it received about 1,800 complaints in 2016 -- and expects...]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Introduce 1st Round Pick, Michigan DE Taco Charlton]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:49:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/taco-charlton-jersey.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys introduce their first round pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, Michigan edge rusher Taco Charlton.

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<![CDATA[EB I-30 Reopens after Crash in Arlington]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:18:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/truck-arlington-crash-cu.jpg
Arlington police have reopened all eastbound lanes of Interstate 30 after a major crash closed the highway for much of the day on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Arrest Made in Strangulation Death Near TCU]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:28:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kimbro-matheson-inset.jpg
A 23-year-old man is being held on $500,000 bond after being arrested in connection with the strangulation death of 22-year-old Molly Matheson.]]>
<![CDATA[Children Walking to School Discover Body: Dallas PD]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:02:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-05.jpg
Dallas police say children walking to school Friday morning found a man fatally shot, lying in the driveway of an Oak Cliff home.

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<![CDATA[President George H.W. Bush Discharged From Hospital]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:15:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/georgne+h+w+bush+hospital+discharged+houston.jpg
Former president George H. W. Bush is at home after a mild case of pneumonia led to a stay in a Houston hospital.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth ISD Student Arrested After Gun Confiscated]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:27:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/school-bus-generic2.jpg+8+sept.jpg
A high school in Benbrook was briefly placed on lock down Friday morning after police received a report of a student armed a gun on a school bus.]]>
<![CDATA[New Hippo Habitat is a Happy Home ]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:27:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Adhama.jpg
The hippos at the Dallas Zoo are living in the lap of luxury.

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<![CDATA[Family of Missing Man to Hold Vigil]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 13:38:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/michael+chambers+missing.jpg
Family and friends of missing firefighter Michael Chambers will gather for a vigil in his honor.

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<![CDATA[Decomposing Body Found in Denton Storage Building]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:11:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Denton-police-generic.jpg
Police in Denton discovered decomposed human remains inside a storage building Wednesday afternoon.
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<![CDATA[Weekend Construction Alerts]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:07:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/4-21-17-Traffic.JPG
Construction this weekend may put a damper on your plans. NBC 5's Samantha Davies tells you what to expect and what to avoid.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys C Frederick on Taco: 'Awesome']]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:51:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/travis-frederick.jpg
Dallas Cowboys All Pro Center Travis Frederick is excited to welcome his latest teammate aboard.

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<![CDATA[Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall Hazard]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:14:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/osprey-backpack-recall.jpg
A child seated in the carrier can slip through the leg openings, posing a fall hazard to children.

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<![CDATA[New Pool for Couple Abandoned by Contractor]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:18:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rowlett-pool-redone.jpg
A North Texas couple claiming to have been abandoned by a pool contractor now have a new backyard, thanks to a generous business owner.]]>
<![CDATA[Revitalization of Fort Worth's Stop Six]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:16:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stop-six-playscape.jpg
Fort Worth city leaders and non-profit groups are ramping up efforts to revitalize the Stop Six neighborhood.

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