<![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 Fri, 22 May 2015 22:04:29 -0500 Fri, 22 May 2015 22:04:29 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Female WWII Pilots Honored for Their Service]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 17:59:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/wasps+wwii.JPG
During WWII a group of female pilots helped change the face of aviation. Those women are known as WASPs, or Women Airforce Service Pilots, are being recognized for their service.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Preps for Possible Flooding ]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 18:39:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trinity_river_chopper_monday_1200x675_447318083574.jpg
Another weekend forecast for rain caused Dallas city leaders to hold a meeting at the Emergency Operations Center late Monday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Group That Organized Biker Mtg. Gets City Proclamation]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 21:33:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/waco-biker-shooting-scene-%2812%29.jpg
The same group that organized a biker meeting in Texas that ended in violence has received a proclamation from the Waco City Council designating May as "Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month."

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<![CDATA[Boaters Ready to Get on Lakes Despite Warnings]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 18:02:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-000231.jpg
Despite a warning from officials to stay off area lakes, boaters are ready for a busy holiday weekend on the water.

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<![CDATA[Dallas School Recalls Yearbooks Over Mean Quotes]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 16:11:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/yearbook-split-screen.jpg
A Dallas high school is recalling its yearbooks after somehow, someone managed to get into the system and print mean quotes beneath seniors' photos.

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<![CDATA[Merry Old "Sand" of Oz Wows in Arlington]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:03:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/sand+sculpture+wizard+of+oz.JPG
You may never look at sand the same way again after you visit Arlington's newest attraction.

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<![CDATA[Photo Display Honors Texas' Fallen Troops]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 17:29:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/fallensoldierdisplay.JPG
An exhibit filled with the photos of nearly 600 Texans who have died in military service since 2003 includes friends and relatives from Dallas-Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Guilty Verdict in Deanna Cook Murder Trial]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 19:09:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Delvecchio+Patrick.jpg
Delvecchio Patrick is guilty of murdering ex-wife Deanna Cook, the woman whose unanswered 911 call brought community outrage, a jury decided Friday.

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<![CDATA[Plano Restaurant Evacuated Due to Fire]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 15:28:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/firetruck-generic-01.jpg
A fire at a Plano restaurant led to an evacuation Friday.

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<![CDATA[Weather Expected to Affect Memorial Day Outdoor Plans]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 12:31:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Grapevine-Lake-Boat-Docks--.jpg
More rain in the forecast means a soggy Memorial Day weekend that could to flash flooding again in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Mercedes Bus Crash Slows I-30 Traffic in Fort Worth]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 12:09:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ftw-30-crash-1.jpg
A crash involving a Mercedes bus and a crossover SUV has slowed traffic East of Fort Worth on eastbound Interstate 30 near Forest Park Boulevard.

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<![CDATA[Lake-Area Business Owners Concerned About Floods]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:46:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flood-sign.jpg
The owners of several local businesses near lakes are worried about the effects of recent rain and floods with the Memorial Day holiday coming.

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<![CDATA[Goose Attacks NBC 5 Photographer]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/goose-attack.jpg
NBC 5 photographer Kerry Smith was shooting a live shot of rising lake levels when an unhappy goose attacked him Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Security Guard Prevents ATM Theft: Dallas Police]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 09:16:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dal-atm-theft-grant.jpg
A security guard stops an ATM robbery at a Dallas hotel overnight, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Off-Duty Officer Breaking up Fight Shoots at Man]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:50:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dal-constable-shooting.jpg
An off-duty Dallas County deputy constable shot at a man while trying to break up a fight Friday morning, according to authorities.

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<![CDATA[Police Reopen U.S. 380 in Denton Co. After Wreck]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 10:13:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/380-wreck-gravel.jpg
Authorities say an 18-wheeler was involved in a multivehicle wreck that shut down U.S. 380 in Denton County for several hours early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Potholes Swallowing Tires on I-35W in Fort Worth]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 04:16:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/fw+pothole+tire.JPG
Dozens of drivers were dealt a bad blow Thursday in Fort Worth as flat or otherwise damaged tires turned up along Interstate 35W.

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<![CDATA[Risky Crude Oil Rides the Rails in North Texas]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 23:04:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/dfw+railroad+lines.JPG
As many as four large Bakken crude oil shipments of a million gallons or more per week are going through Denton and Tarrant counties by train.

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<![CDATA[Waco Biker Freed After Paying $1M Bond]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:42:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jeff-battey-inset.jpg
One of the 177 bikers arrested following a deadly shooting outside of a Waco restaurant is free after paying a $1 million bond.

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<![CDATA[NTX Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 22:30:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/llegada-de-mosquitos-a-Arizona.jpg
The Texas Department of State Health Services confirms Thursday the first case of West Nile virus has been recorded in the state for the 2015 season.]]>
<![CDATA[Oasis Closed Because of Flooded Parking Lot]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:53:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/joe+pool+lake+flooding.jpg
Memorial Day one of the biggest weekends of the year at the Oasis restaurant at Joe Pool Lake. But this weekend, they are closed. The parking lot is completely flooded.]]>
<![CDATA[Red Cross Arlington Warehouse Making a Difference]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:45:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arl+red+cross.jpg
Between the tornadoes, severe storms and flooding, the American Red Cross has been busy this spring providing relief across Texas. Fortunately, officials say, a new warehouse in Arlington is helping make...

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<![CDATA[Denton Police Rescue Baby Deer Along I-35E]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:14:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/203*120/denton+deer.jpg
Denton police officers helped make a heartwarming rescue Thursday along a busy stretch of Interstate 35E.

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<![CDATA[No School Friday Due to Fire at Bransford Elementary]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:55:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/school+evac.jpg
A Colleyville school was evacuated after a fire broke out on campus Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Fantastic Freezers]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:11:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/cr+freezer.JPG
How crammed is the freezer in your refrigerator? A separate freezer lets you take advantage of big sales on meat and frozen vegetables. Consumer Reports tested dozens of chest freezers and uprights.

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<![CDATA[Your Red Nose Photos]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 16:46:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Red-Nose-Thumb.jpg
NBC 5 viewers shared their Red Nose Day photos with isee@nbcdfw.com.]]>