<![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 Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:12:03 -0500 Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:12:03 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NTX Holocaust Survivor Returns To Concentration Camp]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:50:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jack-Repp-Holocaust-survivor.jpg
It's been 70 years since Jack Repp of Dallas was liberated from Dachau concentration camp as a Nazi prisoner.

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<![CDATA[Stolen Music Equipment Suspects Found in FW]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:33:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw+music+.jpg
A North Texas musician will be able to play on Sunday with some of his stolen equipment returned, after someone broke into a locked trailer in a fenced-off parking lot on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Lion Meets Cubs]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:39:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/179*120/11030646_10153443026982095_1105190587239840956_o.jpg
On Thursday, for the first time, the lion cubs went into the yard with both parents. As expected, the cubs were curious about the male, Jabulani, who allowed the sniffing and pawing. Eventually, everyone settled

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<![CDATA[Lt. Gov. Patrick's Grassroots Board Dissolves]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:18:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/texas+lt+gov+dan+patrick.JPG
The grassroots advisory board Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick set up as a sounding board for his tea party constituency is dissolving after a legislative session that left the leadership of that constituency dissatisfied.

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<![CDATA[Lake Businesses Take Extra Measures to Accommodate Boaters]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:17:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lake+biz.jpg
Many people want to head to area lakes this Fourth of July weekend, but some lakes are more accessible than others.

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<![CDATA[Big Crowds Expected in Arlington for 4th of July Weekend]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:46:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arl+4th+preps.jpg
Tens of thousands are expected to descend upon downtown Arlington this weekend for two of the biggest 4th of July celebrations in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Brisket Bandit Burns, Steals Meat at NTX BBQ Joint]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:29:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mass+meat+stolen.jpg
Surveillance cameras caught a man breaking into the smoker at Bet the House BBQ in Denton; starting a fire and costing owners thousands of dollars in the process.

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<![CDATA[Kaboom Town Fills Up Early, People Turned Away]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:27:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KBTOWN.JPG
Addison’s Kaboom Town fireworks show proved to be more popular than ever before in its 30 years of lighting up the skies over North Texas.

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<![CDATA[McKinney Residents Fight to Keep Mounted Patrol]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:09:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/McKinney+mounted+patrol.jpg
A new budget proposal would cut the mounted police patrol in McKinney. Residents are displaying signs and signing a petition to let city leaders know they want the unit to stay.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Zoo's Newest Lion Now on Exhibit]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:40:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+Zoo+Kamau.JPG
The Dallas Zoo wants you to come out and see its newest star, and this one isn't a baby.

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<![CDATA[Homeowner Shoots and Kills Burglar: Police]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:47:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jason-Richardson1.jpg
Garland police say a homeowner shot a burglar, sending him to the hospital where he later died.

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<![CDATA[Girl Dies After Being Rescued From FW Pool ]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:32:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-possible-drowning.jpg
According to the Tarrant County medical examiner 6-year-old Wavery Williams has died after being pulled from a swimming pool on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.

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<![CDATA[Lifejackets Can Save Lives on Area Lakes]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:01:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lifejacket+070315.jpg
The Army Corps of Engineers provided NBC5 a profile of a typical North Texas Lake drowning victim. The statistics help provide some perspective on who is most at risk, and why.

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<![CDATA[Kaboom Town at Capacity, People Diverted]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:58:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kaboom-town-capacity.jpg
If you want to see some fireworks before the 4th of July you will need to head to Addison Friday night.

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<![CDATA[40 Texas Children Drowned; More Likely Without Precautions]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:45:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swimming-pool-generic.jpg
With 39 child drowning deaths recorded in Texas so far this year, experts warn parents to take all precautions heading into what is, historically, a very dangerous time for children in the water.
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<![CDATA[Dallas Sees Murder Rate Increase ]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 07:43:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-02.jpg
Dallas' monthly murder total hit 2-year high in June.

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<![CDATA[AAA Offering 'Tipsy Tow' for July 4 Weekend]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 06:43:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Advanced+Towing+040215.jpg
The Fourth of July is a time for celebration, but sometimes people celebrate a little too much.]]>
<![CDATA[Giving a Patriotic Twist to Tex-Mex Classic]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 07:00:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_cuatro_de_julio_fireworks_fuegos_artificiales1.jpg
A North Texas Tex-Mex restaurant is giving a traditional Mexican dessert a Patriotic twist this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Your Patriotic Photos 2015]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:23:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Patriotic-thumb-0703.jpg
NBC 5 viewers showed their patriotism for the Fourth of July holiday. Check out photos sent to isee@nbcdfw.com.]]>
<![CDATA[Truck Smashes into Fence after Pursuit]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 06:26:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Garland_police_pursuit.jpg
A routine traffic stop took a turn when police pulled over a truck and realized it had been stolen.

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<![CDATA[5 Injured in Apparent Road Rage Crash in Dallas]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:35:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Three-Wrecked-Cars-070315.jpg
Police say road rage led to a crash that sent five people to the hospital late Thursday evening.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Ground Spraying Schedule: 2015]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 04:11:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mosquito-spray-truck-01.jpg
See which cities are ground spraying for mosquitoes and when.]]>
<![CDATA[Officials: Don't Take Your Eyes Off Children at the Pool]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:57:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-pool1.jpg
North Texas has seen a staggering number of child drowning deaths this year.

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<![CDATA[Police Search for Cloning Credit Card Suspects]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:30:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/coppell-suspects.jpg
Coppell police want the public’s help identifying two women suspected of cloning credit cards.

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<![CDATA[Trial Set for Phoenix Man Tied to Garland Shooting]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:13:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/draw-muhammad-shooting-3.jpg
A Phoenix man accused of helping orchestrate a shooting at an anti-Islam event in Texas originally planned to participate in the attack alongside the two gunmen who were eventually killed by police, according to...

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<![CDATA[Neglected Horse Too Weak to Stand Rescued]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:04:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/horse23.jpg
The Humane Society of North Texas is nursing a neglected horse back to health.

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<![CDATA[July 4th Busy Time for Dallas Animal Services]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:03:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pets4.jpg
July 5 is the busiest day of the year for Dallas Animal Services.

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<![CDATA[VIDEO: Police Fatally Shoot Suspect Brandishing BB Gun]]> Fri, 03 Jul 2015 03:47:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/palestine-image.jpg
Police have fatally shot an East Texas man suspected of stealing beer and pointing a BB gun at officers trying to question him.

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<![CDATA[Nut and Fruit Mix Recall]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:24:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fruit+and+nut+mix.jpg
Natural Grocers is recalling a product that could be contaminated with salmonella.]]>
<![CDATA[Stretch of U.S. 75 Becomes 'George W. Bush Expressway']]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:02:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN-Bush-Expressway-070215.jpg
Signs now mark the stretch of U.S. 75 between Knox-Henderson and Northwest Highway as the George W. Bush Expressway.

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<![CDATA[911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:37:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-06.jpg
Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help to arrive.

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<![CDATA[Man Who Shot Boy in Face Says He's Not at Fault]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:58:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cloninger1.jpg
Brian Cloninger, who was convicted of shooting then 8-year-old Donald “D.J.” Maiden in the face, spoke out from from jail.

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<![CDATA[Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License, Plans Lawsuit]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:11:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/granbury-rally.jpg
Two groups of protesters with opposing views flock to downtown Granbury Thursday after the Hood County Clerk says updated marriage license forms will take up to three weeks to arrive.

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<![CDATA[Chopper 5 Surveys Trinity River - July 2]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:27:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trinity_muck_1200x675_475346499545.jpg
Weeks after massive flooding in North Texas, the Trinity River is finally really receding and leaving behind muck and mud along the banks.]]>
<![CDATA[Texas AG Spokesman Says Case is 'Political Hit-Job' in Media]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:30:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ken+Paxton.jpg
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's spokesman says a special prosecutor handling the criminal investigation into Paxton has turned the case into a "political hit-job" in the media.

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<![CDATA[Denton Looks for Electric Options to Save 13 Homes]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:42:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/substation.jpg
Plans to build a new electric substation peg 13 homes for demolition near UNT if a better option can’t be found.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth's Fourth Promises to Thrill]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:41:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW-Fourth1.jpg
Extreme Pyrotechnics says it's ready to set off more than two tons of fireworks for 30 minutes on Saturday for Fort Worth's Fourth festiviies.]]>
<![CDATA[Trucks Ends Up in Lake After GP Police Chase]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:09:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gp-chase-mt-creek-lake-01.jpg
A truck was pulled out of Mountain Creek Lake in Dallas following a chase with police, officials say.

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<![CDATA[Texas Thunder Truck Tracks #DFWFlooding]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:59:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Texas+THunder+Truck+New+Image+Storms.jpg
Watch video streaming live from NBC 5's Texas Thunder Truck.

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