<![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, 23 Oct 2017 00:28:30 -0500Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:28:30 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[President Trump Headed to Dallas for Campaign Fundraiser]]> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:19:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trump-EFE-17-octubre.jpg
President Donald Trump will be in Dallas on Wednesday to attend a campaign fundraiser.

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<![CDATA[2 Big Issues Up For a Vote in Dallas & Fort Worth]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 23:40:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-621793490.jpg
Early voting for the November 7th election starts on Monday, and voters in Fort Worth & Dallas both have some big things to consider before heading to the polls. NBC 5's Ken Kalthoff reports.

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<![CDATA[Dallas City Council Committee to Discuss Confederate Monuments]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 23:27:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Robert+E+Lee+Park.jpg
A Dallas City Council Committee will start discussing recommendations for confederate monuments around the city this week.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Investigating Deadly Shooting Near Fair Park]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 21:37:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*160/1506730240-Dallas-Police-car.jpg
Dallas Police are investigating a deadly shooting just one mile away from Fair Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Elliott's 3 TDs, 219 Yards Lead Cowboys Past 49ers 40-10]]> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:23:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-865162292.jpg
Ezekiel Elliott gained 219 yards from scrimmage and tied a career high with three touchdowns just days after a legal reprieve put his suspension on hold and the Dallas Cowboys beat the winless San Francisco...

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<![CDATA[Instant Analysis: Cowboys v. 49ers]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 20:05:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-865165726.jpg
Here’s an instant analysis of the Cowboys’ 40-10 win over the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium:]]>
<![CDATA[Spirit Airlines Apologizes for Flight Delay to DFW]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 18:29:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Early_Voting_Monday_2017_10_22_17_00_34.jpg
Passengers on-board a Spirit Airlines flight from Minneapolis to DFW had quite a delay in arrival and now the airline is apologizing.The flight was diverted to Houston Saturday night due to storms in North...]]>
<![CDATA[Neighbors React to Body Found in Richardson]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:43:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sherin_Found_Reax_2017_10_22_17_00_34.jpg
After Richardson Police announced on Sunday that they had found the body of a child not far from Sherin Mathews home, neighbors started showing up to the site to pray for the little girl.]]>
<![CDATA[Mixed Emotions as State Fair of Texas Comes to a Close]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 17:46:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/200*120/STATE+FAIR+JACKS+FRYS.jpg
Another State Fair of Texas is nearly in the books. Sunday is the final day of this year's fair.]]>
<![CDATA[Child's Body Found Near Home of Sherin Mathews]]> Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:25:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/richardson+body+found.png
The body of an unidentified child has been found near the home of missing 3-year-old Sherin Mathews, Richardson police say.

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<![CDATA[5 Things to Know About the State Fair of Texas - Sunday]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 02:00:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/camaro-at-fair.jpg
It's the FINAL day of the 2017 State Fair of Texas and NBCDFW.com has 5 things you need to know before heading to the fair.

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<![CDATA[Astros Beat Yankees 4-0 in Game 7, Reach World Series]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 22:59:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-864833540.jpg
Charlie Morton and Lance McCullers combined on a three-hitter, Jose Altuve and Evan Gattis homered and the Houston Astros reached the World Series, blanking the New York Yankees 4-0 Saturday night in Game 7...

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<![CDATA[Former Presidents Come Together at Hurricane Aid Concert]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 22:44:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/concert.png
It’s not a scene we see often – all five living former U.S. Presidents putting politics aside to come together for one cause. In College Station, they used their presidential power to help the victims of...

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<![CDATA[Storm Damage at Riverwind Casino in Norman Oklahoma]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:56:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/new-casino-damage.jpg
A storm system that pushed across Oklahoma, ripped a portion of the roof off the Riverwind Casino in Norman Oklahoma.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Employers Looking to Hire More Than 2,000 People]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 21:38:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/hand+shake1.jpg
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins has teamed up with Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas and the Dallas County Community College District to host a "You're Hired Job Fest."

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<![CDATA[Volunteers From Lockheed Martin Plant Flowers Along Trinity Trail]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:44:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Be_The_Difference_Day__6p_102117.jpg
Volunteers from Lockheed Martin spent Saturday morning planting 5,000 daffodils along the Trinity Trail in Fort Worth.]]>
<![CDATA[Richardson Church Plants Garden to Help Feed Hungry]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 20:30:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Community_garden_6p_102117.jpg
Volunteers met at the First Baptist Church in Richardson today to build gardening beds and plant foods that will help feed the hungry.]]>
<![CDATA[Former Custodian of Record for the JFK Investigation Speaks]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 16:43:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_630726098.jpg
A former custodian of record for the JFK assassination investigation says the soon-to-be-released classified records will not reveal any bombshell new conclusions.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Duplex Building Fire Under Investigation ]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 12:00:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlingtonduplexfire.JPG
The Arlington Fire Department is investigating a the cause of a fire at a duplex building on the 700 block of Greenridge Drive early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[2-Alarm Fire at Plano Hotel]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:46:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/planohotelfire.jpg
The Plano Fire Department responded to a two-alarm fire on Friday night on the 8400 block of Parkwood Boulevard.]]>
<![CDATA[15-Year-Old Dies in Garland Park Shooting]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 18:33:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/garland+embree+park+metro.jpg
A 15-year-old has died following injuries in a shooting Friday evening at a park in Garland.

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<![CDATA[Police Arrest Man After Stabbing of Off-Duty Officer]]> Sun, 22 Oct 2017 00:27:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/donald+ramel+james+white1.jpg
A Farmers Branch police officer is recovering after being stabbed early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Vacant Apartment Complex Burns in Dallas]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 23:25:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/DFR-Apartment-Fire.jpg
A vacant apartment building was heavily damaged in an overnight fire Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[5 Things to Know About the State Fair of Texas - Saturday]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:58:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/b430505bbbd8435ea7a76a90548a659f.jpg
It's Day 23 at the 2017 State Fair of Texas and NBCDFW.com has 5 things you need to know before heading to the fair.

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<![CDATA[Mother of Abused Child Wants Online Database of Convicted Abusers]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:59:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DAYCARE+ABUSE1.jpg
Delia Pasley's daughter was abused by an employee at a daycare. The woman was convicted and jailed, but Pasley said that isn't enough.

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<![CDATA[Blind and Visually Impaired Athletes Compete in North Texas]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:33:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/goal+ball.jpg
19th Annual Sports Extravaganza for blind and visually impaired athletes is in Grand Prairie this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Contractor Hired to Paint Home as Part of Fake Check Scheme]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:40:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/fake+check.png
NBC 5 Responds tells you what warning signs to look for when dealing with someone with bizarre financial requests.

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<![CDATA[TXCU: North Texas High School Student Develops New App]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:00:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TXCU_Kid_Develops_App_6p_102017.jpg
A high school Sophomore in Dallas has developed an app that is currently available for download in the app store.]]>
<![CDATA[UNT Working to Retain More Black Male Students]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:42:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/UNT.png
The University of North Texas is taking on a troubling statistic. The school found that it is retaining just over 73 percent of its African American male students. But several campus groups are trying to make a...

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<![CDATA[Petition to Stop Potential Lake Corridor Grows Strength in Collin County]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:28:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/lake+corridor.png
Homeowners around Lake Lavon are petitioning a potential Lake Corridor, which is one of several options Collin County leaders will soon consider ahead of an expected population boom.

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<![CDATA[Hundreds March for "Day of the Girl"]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/being+a+girl.png
Young girls marched through downtown Fort Worth Friday to celebrate Day of the Girl. Their walk was organized to empower young women and show them that their voices should be heard.

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<![CDATA[FWISD Superintendent Talks About Bond Package]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:35:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Early_Voting_Starts_Monday_5p_102017.jpg
Tarrant County voters will decide on the biggest bond package in the county’s history this November, which goes toward Fort Worth ISD.  Hear from Fort Worth ISD Superintendent Dr.]]>
<![CDATA[Let Wayne But It: Active Bright Coconut Charcoal Powder]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:53:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/teeth+white.png
Consumer Reporter Wayne Carter takes your suggestions for products to buy to see how they work.

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<![CDATA[Protesters Crash FW Celebration of Human Relations Panel]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:33:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/FW+PROTESTERS.jpg
Fort Worth celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Human Relations Commission on Friday at an event that drew protests highlighting the city’s ongoing racial tensions.

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<![CDATA[Day of the Girl Rally in Downtown Fort Worth]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:08:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/day-of-the-girl-rally-2017.JPG
Join NBC 5 and Girls, Inc. of Tarrant County in celebrating the Day of the Girl on Friday, October 20, by joining the march in downtown Fort Worth on Main Street.

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<![CDATA[October's Wingstop Scholar Athlete - Dylan Francis]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:01:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wingstop_Dylan_Francis_11a_10202017.jpg
Colleyville Heritage High School senior offensive lineman Dylan Francis is October's Wingstop Scholar Athlete, and he received a $2,500 check.]]>
<![CDATA[Abortion Center 'Doll' Meant to Scare, Chase Away Protesters]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:48:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sw-women-protester.jpg
A representative for 40 Days for Life says the suspicious object left outside a Dallas abortion clinic Friday was meant to disrupt their prayer service.

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<![CDATA[Granbury HS Students Build Plane, Prepare for Flight]]> Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:34:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/granbury-hs-plane.jpg
A group of 24 students in Granbury High School's "Eagle's Nest" program build a full-sized airplane from the ground up and prepare for its flight debut.

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<![CDATA[Woman Arriving Home Gunned Down in Yard; Reward Offered]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 22:36:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jocelyn-Sarabia-Marlon.jpg
Garland police are looking for a gray or silver sedan after a young woman was shot and killed in front of her parent's home as she arrived home from her job at a convenience store early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[UNTHSC Researchers Put Focus on Preschoolers]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:19:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vision-screening.jpg
Researchers in Fort Worth have their eyes on 4-year-old preschoolers to try to see if they're having vision problems.

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<![CDATA[Smithsonian Turns to Fort Worth Students for Advice]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:55:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tmsg-102017.jpg
Two students in Fort Worth just got a big assignment. They've been asked to give advice to the prestigious Smithsonian.

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<![CDATA[Winter Outlook Doesn’t Look Good for Snow in Texas]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:38:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16348687698187.jpg
The NOAA Winter Weather Outlook was released Thursday, and it doesn't bode well for snow in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Frisco's Wade Park Faces More Delays, Deadlines]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:07:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Frisco_Cranes.jpg
Construction on Wade Park in Frisco has slowed, causing changes in the scheduled deadlines.]]>
<![CDATA[Two Shot During Robbery at Dallas Apartment Building: Police]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:00:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/208*120/Apartment+Shooting+102017.jpg
Two people were shot during a robbery at a Dallas apartment building early Friday morning, police say.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Still Searching for Running Game, Identity]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 06:43:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-859141792.jpg
Ezekiel Elliott has been pedestrian much of of this season, which means the Cowboys have not found their identity.

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<![CDATA[Study Names Surprising Fast-Food Chain Most Popular in Texas]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 17:27:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fast-food-map.jpg
A surprising fast-food chain is tops in Texas, according to a study performed by Business Insider and Foursquare.
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