<![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-usWed, 22 Feb 2017 05:27:31 -0600Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:27:31 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Tarrant County 911's Swift Response to Attack]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:41:14 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Meetkumar-Desai-911-attacks.jpg
Tarrant County 911 officials said they learned valuable lessons after the 911 district fell victim to a cyber attack.]]>
<![CDATA[Southbound I-35E Shut Down Due to Overturned Semi in Dallas]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:45:20 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/i35e-overturned-semi.jpg
Authorities say a semitrailer tipped onto its side, blocking multiple lanes of Interstate 35E Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[McKinney Residents Pack Meeting to Oppose U.S. 380 Bypass]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:45:03 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney+380+mtg.jpg
Dozens packed a McKinney City Council meeting Tuesday to oppose plans for a U.S. Highway 380 bypass.

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<![CDATA[8-Year-Old North TX Boy with Cancer Makes Bucket List]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 03:59:21 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Nathan+Beatty.jpg
An 8-year-old boy from Glen Rose is living his dreams, not knowing how much longer he has to live.

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<![CDATA[DCS Board Members Grill Superintendent]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:49:50 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas+county+schools+hq.jpg
At a board meeting Tuesday, new revelations shed more light on the growing financial mess at Dallas County Schools.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Spends $300,000 to Defend Gaming Room Law]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:18:29 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Fort+Worth+City+Hall.jpg
The Fort Worth City Council on Tuesday approved spending another $100,000 on outside lawyers to defend a city ordinance that regulates game rooms.

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<![CDATA[Musicians Want To Create Heavy Metal Hall Of Fame]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:59:44 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/heavy+metal.PNG
The city of Arlington may be the perfect place for a Heavy Metal Hall of Fame.]]>
<![CDATA[Proposal to Move Kids out of W. Dallas School Angers Parents]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:01:18 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Amelia+Earhart+Learning+Center.jpg
Parents at Amelia Earhart Learning Center are uneasy about a plan to move their kids out of the school.

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<![CDATA[Selena Gomez's $3M Fort Worth Home for Sale]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:49:55 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gomez+fw+house+cropped.jpg
Pop star Selena Gomez is selling her 10,000 square foot Fort Worth dream home.

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<![CDATA[Jury Selection Complete in John Wiley Price Bribery Trial]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:56:25 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jwp-into-court-kk.jpg
Jury selection is complete in the long-awaited bribery trial of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price.

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<![CDATA[DCS Strangled by Debt, Running Low on Money]]> Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:03:37 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas+county+schools+bus1.jpg
Dallas County Schools says they may soon run out of money if they can’t renegotiate payments on millions of dollars of debt.

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<![CDATA[Voters Demand More Town Hall Meetings with Congressmen]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:50:04 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/US+Capitol+Building+GettyImages-613950622.jpg
Some North Texas voters want more face time with their representatives in Washington while Congress is in recess.

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<![CDATA[South Dallas Supporters Stand By John Wiley Price]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:50:37 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/john+wiley+price+022117.jpg
In the courtroom, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price is a defendant. In the south Dallas community he represents, Price is a hero.

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<![CDATA[Grand Prairie Domestic Violence Dispute Turns Deadly]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:33:51 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Police+Generic+Tape+Police+Tape+Emily+Street.JPG
A possible domestic violence dispute in Grand Prairie claimed one life Monday night and may claim another.

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<![CDATA[John Wiley Price's Deep Roots in Dallas]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:26:54 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/John+Wiley+Price+history+in+Dallas.jpg
NBC 5 is taking an in-depth look at one of the most powerful -- and polarizing -- politicians in Dallas. Brian Curtis has a look at Price's deep roots in the city.

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<![CDATA[Twins Recovering from Major Surgery Practice with FC Dallas]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:05:46 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bogale+boys.jpg
Twin boys from Ethiopia who came to North Texas for life-changing back surgeries got the chance to kick around soccer balls with FC Dallas players Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Department of Homeland Security to Prioritize Deportations]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:17:49 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/que-es-ice-thumbnail.jpg
On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security issued a few memos aimed at prioritizing deportations of undocumented immigrants.

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<![CDATA[SB I-35E in Dallas Reopens after Crash]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:03:20 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/i35ecrash0221172.JPG
All southbound lanes of Interstate 35E at Royal Lane in Dallas have reopened after they were closed for hours due to a crash.

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<![CDATA[Recalls: Sodastream Bottles and Yamaha Benches]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:47:23 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Recall+Alert1.png
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announces a recall for a popular soda-making device along with a piano bench.]]>
<![CDATA[Dashcam Popularity Growing for Protection, Proof]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:36:36 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dash+camera.jpg
From police chases to car crashes, dash cams are capturing our crazy moments on the road. The reasons why more drivers are using personal dash cams these days and why you might want one, too.

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<![CDATA[Texas Wildflower Forecast: Hold onto Your Hats!]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:35:47 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bluebonnets-generic.jpg
It's nearly March, which means Texas' annual bluebonnet/wildflower season is right around the corner.]]>
<![CDATA[Something Good: Plano Fire Rescue Honors Its Best ]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:40:00 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tmsg-firefighter.jpg
Plano Fire Rescue honored its best at an awards banquet Saturday night.]]>
<![CDATA[New Hotel on Line for Fort Worth Museum District]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:29:20 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-hotel.jpg
Fort Worth City Council members will vote Tuesday on whether to approve a new hotel in the city’s museum district.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Catches Fire in Crash Involving 18-Wheeler on Texas 121]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:41:59 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/121-crash-022117.jpg
Authorities say a car caught fire after a multi-vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler in Lewisville Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[John Wiley Price Bribery Trial Begins]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:31:34 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jwp-courthouse.gif
The trial of Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price began Tuesday after numerous delays spanning more than a year.

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<![CDATA[NTX Women Open Repair Shop]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:02:09 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lewisville-repair-shop.jpg
Two North Texas women opened a repair shop to give women what they've been asking for - fair treatment.]]>
<![CDATA[Armed Man Arrested After Chase Through Dallas County]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:40:54 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DSO-chase-022117.jpg
Authorities say they arrested a man after a chase through Dallas County Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Tarrant County Prepares For Possible 'Text To 911' Calls]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:15:11 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/911-text-message-071813.jpg
Tarrant County 911 district is taking steps to prepare for the possibility of accepting text messages to 911.

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<![CDATA[Tree Trimming in Lakewood Leaves Homeowners Upset]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:37:25 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/oncor+tree+trimming.jpg
Some homeowners in the Lakewood neighborhood of Dallas are upset after watching Oncor crews cut back trees limbs to protect power lines.

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<![CDATA[McKinney Homeowners Ready to Fight Against 380 Bypass]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:35:36 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney+texas+sign.jpg
Homeowners in McKinney are beginning their battle against the proposed U.S. Highway 380 bypass.

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<![CDATA[13 Dogs Killed in Grand Prairie House Fire: Officials]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:03:29 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gp+fire+022017.jpg
Investigators are trying to determine what caused a deadly fire in Grand Prairie Monday night.

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Man Strike Child With Belt 62 Times]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:19:03 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Childs_Brutal_Beating_Caught_on_Camera_1200x675_881229891597.jpg
A Texas man has been charged with child abuse after investigators said he hit a 7-year-old boy 62 times within five minutes.]]>
<![CDATA[New Art Exhibit Captures the Moment in Quickly Changing FW]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:03:04 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/Fort+Works+Art.jpg
This week, a Fort Worth art gallery unveils a new exhibit that's all about capturing the present moment.]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly Home Invasion in Dallas' Lake Highlands Area]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:47:23 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lake-highlands-home-invasion.jpg
Dallas police are investigating a deadly shooting Monday afternoon in the Lake Highlands area.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Police Arrest Person Who Fired at Officer]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:03:42 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Fort-Worth-police-generic-car.jpg
Police said they arrested a person who they say shot at a Fort Worth police officer Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Solar Energy Plants in Texas Projected to Double]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:45:16 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/solar+panels+texas.jpg
The number of large solar energy plants in Texas is projected to nearly double over the next four years.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police and Fire Pension Board OKs Fund Plan Fix]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:04:06 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-fire-vehicles.jpg
An agreement has been reached on the pension plan for thousands of retired Dallas police officers and firefighters.

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<![CDATA[Petition Underway to Make Tacos State Dish of Texas]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:01:51 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/taco.jpg
A new change.org petition wants Texans to embrace a new official state symbol: the taco.]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Man Walks 15 Miles To Work Every Day]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:35:14 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/022017+Patrick+Braums.jpg
A Plano man walks 15 miles to work in McKinney each day, saying he is committed to his job managing a Braum's.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Considers Ballistic Door Panels for Police Cruisers]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:39:50 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/dallas-shooting-witnesses.JPG
Dallas City Council will consider ballistic door panels for DPD's fleet of police cars this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Heart Attack: Slashing Door-to-Balloon Times]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:05:19 -0600 //media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/121416+emergency+room+outside+door.jpg
Doctors are finding new ways to cut the time it takes to get heart attack patients life-saving care.]]>