<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]>Copyright 2016http://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.comen-usWed, 04 May 2016 03:10:44 -0500Wed, 04 May 2016 03:10:44 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Concerns About Wildlife at Bedford Park]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:46:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bedford+Boys+Ranch+050316.jpg
There are concerns from a group in Bedford following construction at Boys Ranch Park, part of a multi-million dollar bond project. The 'Duck Ladies' worry wildlife is being adversely affected by changes to...

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<![CDATA[Safety Discussion Follows Kimball HS Shooting]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:46:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kmball+hs.jpg
Dallas ISD police say a 15-year-old student accidentally shot himself in the hand and leg in a classroom at Justin F. Kimball High School.

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<![CDATA[North FW Neighborhood Wins Apartment Fight]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 23:56:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/n-fw-housing.jpg
A North Fort Worth neighborhood Tuesday night won its fight against a proposed low-rent apartment complex nearby.

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<![CDATA[Rawlings Gives Himself High Marks in 4th ‘Grow South’ Assessment]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:51:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/204*120/10+point+plan1.JPG
Grow South gets all A's and B's in 4th annual assessment or Mayor Mike Rawlings' program.

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<![CDATA[Police: Latest Hate Crime Attack Not on Video]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:55:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/050316+Craig+Knapp.jpg
Police said the latest attack in the Oak Lawn entertainment and residential section of Dallas was not caught on one of the new surveillance cameras installed by Dallas police.

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<![CDATA[Switch to Chip Cards Not So Smooth]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:40:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Chip-Credit-Cards-050316.jpg
The switch to those chip credit cards has been anything but smooth. A representative from the White House met with consumer and industry representatives at a Capitol Hill forum Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Historic South Dallas Church Vandalized ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:44:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sdallas3.jpg
A historic church in South Dallas was vandalized Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Missy Bevers Died From Multiple Puncture Wounds: Police]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:27:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/surveillance-video-missy-bevers.jpg
Midlothian police released the search warrant for the hours after Missy Bevers was killed last month.

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<![CDATA['Tent City' Eviction Day Tuesday]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:30:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas+tent+city1.jpg
Dallas Police and City of Dallas staffers fenced off the final sections of "Tent City" under I-45 near Fair Park Tuesday, but dozens of homeless residents have plans to simply re-locate to new pop-up encampments...

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<![CDATA[Millions of Border Money Spent on Rental Cars, Office Supplies ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 23:22:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Border+Guard+050316.jpg
Documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates detail how the Texas National Guard has spent $62 million, and counting, on a mission to help secure the Texas/Mexico border.

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<![CDATA[Live Liver Donations Saving Lives]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:47:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/live+liver+donation.jpg
The American Liver Foundation says about 17,000 people are on the waiting list to get a liver transplant. Here's more about becoming a live donor.

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<![CDATA[TCU Players Heading To NFL]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:14:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2016+TCU+Draft.jpg
Five TCU Horned Frogs are now taking their talents to the NFL.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested 32 Different Times]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 13:24:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-05-03-13h17m12s137.jpg
Thirty-two times. That's how many times a Wisconsin man has been cited for operating a vehicle after suspension.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Pizza Shop Must Change Name]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 15:29:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Black+Jack+Pizza+Dallas+050316.jpg
A family-owned pizza shop in Dallas must change its name after receiving a cease and desist demand from a major pizza chain.

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<![CDATA[Road Failure on I-20 Leads to Flat Tires in Grand Prairie]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 11:41:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Flat+Tires+050316.jpg
It was a rough morning drive for some along westbound Interstate 20 in Grand Prairie Tuesday when a road failure led to flat tires.

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<![CDATA[Complaints Continue Over Verizon, Frontier Switch]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:08:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Frontier_Logo_Generic.jpg
In the month since the changeover from Verizon to Frontier, more than 120 people have called and emailed to complain to NBC5 Responds. They're also filing complaints with the Public Utility Commission of Texas...]]>
<![CDATA[Reese Witherspoon Brings Fashion Line to Dallas ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 11:29:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Witherspoon_shop.jpg
Fans of Reese Witherspoon will love this. The actor brings her Draper James fashion line to Dallas today. Market in Highland Park Village is the site of the first-ever Draper James pop-up shop.]]>
<![CDATA[Cub Scouts Revamp Haslet Veterans Memorial]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:34:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Something_Good_Haslet_veterans.jpg
Cub Scout Pack 134 spent last weekend revamping the Haslet Veterans' Memorial Garden at Haslet Park.]]>
<![CDATA[Building A Plan to Fight Childhood Obesity]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:46:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/PHI+produce+grid.jpg
In a world of video games and social media, parents may wonder how to keep children active and healthy.Tuesday, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings joins a panel of doctors and community leaders to find a solution...

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<![CDATA['Bridge to Nowhere' Raising Questions in Dallas]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:49:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bridge-To-Nowhere.jpg
A multi-million dollar pedestrian bridge, and its intricate wheelchair ramp system, in northwest Dallas is facing criticism.

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<![CDATA[TRE Fatally Strikes Man in Dallas]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 06:21:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dart-market-center-01.jpg
A man walking on rail tracks was fatally struck by a Trinity Railway Express train Monday night in Dallas, DART police said.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Ground Spraying Schedule: 2016]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 05:46:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mosquito-spray-truck-01.jpg
See which cities are ground spraying for mosquitoes and when.]]>
<![CDATA[Critical Missing Brothers Return Home: Police]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 10:32:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/update.missing_stephens.jpg
Dallas police say two young brothers last seen leaving their home on foot have safely returned to their home.

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<![CDATA[Good Samaritan, Marine, Killed in Shooting]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 16:56:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walgreens-antell1.jpg
A Marine who witnessed and tried to intervene during a domestic shooting Monday was fatally shot by an Army soldier accused in the initial altercation, Arlington police say.

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<![CDATA[Missy Bevers Murder Investigation Continues ]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:39:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/missy+beavers.jpg
Two weeks to the day since a 45-year-old mother of three was found dead inside a Midlothian church and police continue to search for a killer.

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<![CDATA[Dogs from Meat Farm Relocated to Dallas]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 22:50:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SPCA-KOREA-DOGS-%288%29.jpg
Six dogs who were rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea by Humane Society International arrived at the SPCA of Texas in Dallas just after midnight on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[McKinney Farmer Fights to Save Home of 44 Years]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 22:52:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jack+Geren+Sr.jpg
A longtime McKinney farmer says he'd have to sell his cattle and move if the city approves a plan to build a new road through his property.

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<![CDATA[Treatment Claims to Help Lose Inches Without Pain]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 22:47:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/laser+lipo.jpg
Strawberry Laser Lipo claims to help you shed inches within minutes. Are the claims too good to be true?

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<![CDATA[Lewisville Reports Its First West Nile Case of 2016]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 16:18:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/west+nile1.JPG
The city of Lewisville is reporting its first positive West Nile virus mosquito trap of 2016.
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<![CDATA[Palestine Flood Victim Shares Story of Survival]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:15:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Palestine-Deadly-Flood-0430.jpg
On the 100 block of Timber Drive, residents who survived the flood are cleaning up and sharing stories of survival.

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<![CDATA[Ted Cruz Says Young Heckler Deserves a Spanking]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:01:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ted-cruz1.jpg
Ted Cruz responded to a young heckler who yelled out "you suck" during a campaign event in Indiana by telling the child that such an outburst would land him a spanking in the Cruz household.

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<![CDATA[Therapy Dogs Visit Mansfield Hospital Patients]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:16:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mansfield+therapy+dogs.jpg
Therapy dogs are now wandering the halls of Methodist Mansfield Medical Center.

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<![CDATA[Swing Dancing to Love in Dallas]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:56:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swing+dancing.jpg
Swing dancing on Wednesday nights has been a tradition at Sons of Hermann Hall for nearly two decades. And the same couple has been leading the way.

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<![CDATA[Man Attacked in Oak Lawn Area: DPD]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:37:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/oak+lawn+patrol+112015.jpg
Dallas police are investigating another attack in the Oak Lawn neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[Goalie Questions For Stars Prior to Game 3]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:41:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lehtonen1.jpg
Questions remain on who will start in net for the Stars for Game 3 against the Blues in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Gets a Break from Flooded Roadways]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:07:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/california-crossing.jpg
After a stormy Monday morning, North Texas got a break from flooded roadways. The Trinity River through Dallas looked high, but it was not in a flood stage.

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<![CDATA[Do you Know About Property Tax Bills?]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:04:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/property+tax+house.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' watchdog Dave Lieber shares a pop quiz to test your knowledge of property taxes. Take the quiz here.

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<![CDATA[Robot Helps Local School Boy]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 12:10:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Robot_Boy_Spina_Bifida.jpg
A young man with Spina Bifida got some much needed help in the classroom from an unlikely source.]]>