<![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 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:44:45 -0500 Sun, 02 Aug 2015 05:44:45 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Raccoons Invade Garland Home]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:44:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Raccoon_Invasion_Garland.jpg
A total of six raccoons were captured on a nightvision camera stealing catnip from inside a Garland home. They're cute and frightening at the same time! Thanks to NBC 5 viewer Pat Stone who sent us this...]]>
<![CDATA[Mother Detained, Leaves Child unattended in Vehicle]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:28:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_fort_worth_police_cruiser_2.jpg
Police in Fort Worth say a child was rescued from inside a running vehicle while the mother was detained for a possible shoplifting charge.]]>
<![CDATA[Fatal Shooting Leaves 1 Dead in Frisco]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:26:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco-police-dfw-generic-2.jpg
A man who was rushed to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest has died, according to Frisco police.

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<![CDATA[Man Charged with Intoxication Manslaughter After Crash]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:36:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/moto-crash-erbert.jpg
A motorcyclist has died as a result of being hit by a 59-year-old man who faces a charge of intoxication manslaughter.

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<![CDATA[Decades Later, Vietnam Vets Welcomed Home]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:59:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/080115+Welcome+Home+parade.jpg
Vietnam veterans watched as hundreds lined the streets in White Settlement for a "Welcome Home" parade decades after their return to American soil.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Police Officer Arrested for DWI]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 16:18:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-05.jpg
Dallas police say one of the department's officers was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted, Sources Say]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:36:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ken_Paxton.jpg
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on three charges by a grand jury in Collin County, two people close to the case told NBC 5 on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Feds: Action Taken to Fix Mistakenly Awarded Permits]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:34:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/judge_gavel_720.jpg
The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas...

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<![CDATA[Arrest Made After Fatal Motel Shooting]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:41:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lara1.jpg
A man has been arrested for murder after a fatal shooting Friday morning outside the City Inn Suites on South Ewing Avenue.

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<![CDATA[Garland Man Found Dead Inside Home]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 11:57:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-tape-day-andcars23445454755.jpg
Garland police are investigating a possible murder and need your help.]]>
<![CDATA[Westbound I-635 to Close Overnight]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:41:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/a0146-000130a.jpg
All westbound lanes of I-635 between Greenville Avenue and US 75 will be closed Saturday, August 1 starting at 7 p.m.

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<![CDATA[18 Wheeler Involved in Hit-and-Run]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:18:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Policelightsgeneric.jpg
The three right lanes of southbound LBJ Freeway at La Prada Parkway are blocked after an 18 wheeler hit a fire truck responding to an accident in the area.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Man, Woman Recovering From Shooting]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 10:43:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_565683791.jpg
A Dallas man and woman are recovering Saturday morning after both being grazed by bullets.]]>
<![CDATA[Overturned Gravel Truck Blocks LBJ ]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 08:58:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_92032278.jpg
The two right lanes of eastbound LBJ are blocked Saturday morning after a gravel truck overturned near Josey Lane.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Man Drowns in Apartment Pool]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 09:25:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pool16.jpg
The Dallas Police Department is investigating the death of a man who drowned at a Dallas-area apartment pool Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Benbrook PD Body Cam Shows Suspected Serial Killer]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:08:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/benbrook+pd+Neal+Falls.jpg
Police body camera video shows that a suspected serial killer, stopped for speeding in Benbrook in early July, was already planning a trip to West Virginia – days before his eventual death there at the hands of...

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<![CDATA[$1B Lagoon to Call Lake Ray Hubbard Home: Report]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:55:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/lake+ray+hubbard.JPG
A $1 billion project will take shape on the shores of Lake Ray Hubbard in Rowlett, according to the Dallas Business Journal.

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<![CDATA[Airfares Expected to Take Dramatic Dip]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:44:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Plane-arriving-generic1.jpg
Airfare is predicted to drop sharply in August and continue through the fall, according to industry experts.]]>
<![CDATA[Uber Driver Accused in Sexual Assault: Dallas PD]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:23:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/talal-ali+chammout.jpg
A man working as an Uber driver is suspected of sexually assaulting a woman whom he had just given a ride home, Dallas police say.

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<![CDATA[Human Case of West Nile Reported in Tarrant County]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:37:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mosquito-Cropped.jpg
Tarrant County health officials have confirmed the first human case of West Nile virus for 2015.
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<![CDATA[Lawsuit Claims Racism in Fort Worth Police]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 22:32:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_fort_worth_police_cruiser_2.jpg
Two former Fort Worth police officers claim in a lawsuit filed on Friday that they were fired because they complained about a racist photo showing a sergeant holding a noose around a snowman’s head with a police...]]>
<![CDATA[Vandals Scrawl Racial Slurs on McKinney Cars]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:44:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/McKinney+Vandals.jpg
McKinney police are investigating cars vandalized with racial and homophobic slurs.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Deadly Shooting at Dallas Hotel]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:06:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Estevan+Lara.jpg
Dallas police have a man in custody who they believe fatally shot a woman in a hotel parking lot Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Porta-Potty Sewage Shuts Down Celina Park]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:46:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Celina+sewage.jpg
Celina police believe a truck that vacuums waste from porta-potties dumped thousands of gallons of sewage into a pond at Old Celina Park.

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<![CDATA[Home Buyers Targeting in North Texas]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:52:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hackers3.jpg
Con artists are tailoring attacks to get people currently buying homes to wire them money

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<![CDATA[Crews to Begin Rock Hauling at Okla. I-35 Rockslide]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:10:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Rock-Slide-070715.jpg
Oklahoma transportation officials say workers are preparing to start rock hauling at the site of a rockslide that has closed a portion of Interstate 35 between Oklahoma City and Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[$10,000 Mistake Takes More Than a Week to Get Fixed]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:50:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/church+tithe+10K.JPG
A woman accidentally gave $10,000 to her church and got frustrated when she said her credit card company wouldn't help her fix what was obviously a mistake.

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<![CDATA[Denton County Cities Plan West Nile Spraying]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:17:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TLMD-06-malaria-puerto-rico.jpg
Several cities in Denton County reported mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus Friday, and they announced plans to spray the affected areas.

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<![CDATA[Officer Fatally Shoots Armed Man: Fort Worth Police]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:36:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-officer-shooting2.jpg
Police say an officer fatally shot an armed man during a dispute in downtown Fort Worth early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Granbury Police Hope to ID Inappropriate Photo Victims]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:31:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/juan-diaz-grandbury.jpg
Granbury police say a man is accused of taking inappropriate pictures of women without their knowledge, and now investigators are trying to contact potential victims.

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<![CDATA[Five Arrested in Texarkana, Charged in DFW Car Theft Ring]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:33:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/five-arrested-car-theft-ring.jpg
Five people are now facing felony charges after being implicated in a North Texas car theft ring by police in Texarkana.

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<![CDATA[2 Pulled from Fort Worth House Fire: Officials]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 20:36:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/198*120/fwfire073115.JPG
Two women are hospitalized in critical condition after a fire broke out Friday afternoon at a house in southeast Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[2 Men Caught on Camera Breaking Into FW Congressman's Home]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:16:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/VEASEY1.jpg
Surveillance video has been released of two thieves breaking into a Fort Worth congressman's home.

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<![CDATA[10 Ounce Bags of Fisher Brand Walnuts Recalled]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:16:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fisher-walnuts-recall.jpg
Fisher brand chopped walnuts packaged in 10 ounce plastic bags are being recalled over concern they may be tainted with salmonella.

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<![CDATA[Officer Punches Woman After She Spits At Him]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:39:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jailer.jpg
This week, video was released from an incident that occurred in February at Jefferson County Jail. It shows a police officer punching an intoxicated, handcuffed woman after she spit in his face.

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<![CDATA[Confederate Headstone at Van Alstyne Cemetery Desecrated]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:47:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/VAPD+Cemetery+5.jpg
Van Alstyne police are looking for the vandals who desecrated a Confederate soldier's headstone at Van Alstyne Cemetery.

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<![CDATA[Texas Instruments Selling Plano Spring Creek Campus]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:56:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/texas-instruments-sign.jpg
Texas instruments is selling its 84-acre Spring Creek campus in Plano.]]>
<![CDATA[Richardson Police Warn of Possible Alarm Scam]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:33:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/richardson-alarm-scam.jpg
Richardson police warn residents about a possible scam involving a man telling homeowners he’s there to upgrade their home security systems.

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<![CDATA[Missing Autistic Teen Found: Dallas Police]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:12:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Judith-Tidwell1.jpg
Dallas police canceled a "critical missing" alert for a 16-year-old girl.

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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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