<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]> Copyright 2016 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 Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:36:19 -0600 Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:36:19 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting in Fort Worth]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:47:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-shooting-again.jpg
Fort Worth police and the Texas Rangers are investigating a deadly shooting Friday involving the North Texas Fugitive Task Force.

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<![CDATA[Police: Officer Hurt in Uptown Bar Brawl]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 06:29:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-02-13-06h24m47s101.png
Police said a fight at an Uptown Dallas bar left an officer injured early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Fans Travel to Texas to Watch U.S. Soccer Team]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:42:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/uswnt+soccer+frisco+practice.jpg
The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team draws in fans from across the country to North Texas. The team is competing for a spot in the 2016 Summer Olympics.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Drug Trafficking Kingpin Sentenced]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:20:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Patrick-Lenard.jpg
A lengthy criminal investigation involving the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, the FBI, the Texas Department of Public Safety and Dallas Police has resulted in a number of federal convictions and a 30-year...

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<![CDATA[Body Recovered from Lake Ray Hubbard]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:24:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/205*120/lrh3.JPG
Police and fire personnel pulled a body from the water Friday afternoon at Lake Ray Hubbard.

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<![CDATA[Pope Francis Arrives for 6-Day Mexico Visit]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 23:15:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/AP_664631915679-pope.jpg
Pope Francis arrived Friday for an historic six-day visit to Mexico.

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<![CDATA[Man Fatally Shot Outside Oak Cliff Restaurant: Police]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:57:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_generic_dallas_police_car1.jpg
Dallas police are investigating a fatal shooting outside a south Oak Cliff seafood restaurant.]]>
<![CDATA[Collin Co. Soccer Star to Play in Olympic Qualifying]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:37:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Alina+Garciamendez-Rowold.jpg
Fairview resident Alina Garciamendez-Rowold will play for the Mexican National Soccer Team in Frisco on Saturday.

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<![CDATA[World War II POW Camp Near College Station]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:43:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Camp+Hearne.jpg
One of the largest WWII POW camps in the United States was located in Hearne, near College Station.

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<![CDATA[International Gymnasts Compete in Frisco]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19:38:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/WOGA.jpg
Many of the world's top female gymnasts will compete this weekend in the WOGA Classic in Frisco.

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<![CDATA[Cruise Ship Nightmare for North Texans]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:56:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cruise+ship+investigation.jpg
Some North Texans are happy to be home after their 'dream vacation' turned into a nightmare on the high seas.]]>
<![CDATA[Artists Move Into Vacant Stores at Valley View]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:30:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valley+view+art.jpg
A group of artists is setting up shop in vacant storefronts at the Valley View Center.

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<![CDATA[DFW Leads Nation in Cargo Thefts: NBC 5 Investigates]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:03:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cargo+theft+dfw.jpg
Investigators agreed to give NBC 5 Investigates access to photos and videos showing the scale of these crimes and how they costly they can be. And why police in Texas are struggling to keep up.

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<![CDATA[Dine With Elvis in North Texas]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:49:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Elvis+tribute+artist.jpg
In Roanoke, you can dine with Elvis. Sort of. The Dove Creek Cafe is a popular restaurant for more than just the food. An Elvis tribute artist entertains customers every other Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Denton Police Deliver Flowers to Community]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:30:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Denton+Police+Flowers.jpg
Officers from all of Denton’s local law enforcement agencies spent Friday at the city’s middle schools handing out flowers to parents in hopes of creating more positive relationship with the public.

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<![CDATA[99 Problems, But This Course Ain't One at UTA]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 02:06:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jay-z-454627193.jpg
Jay Z is already a force in the worlds of music, entertainment, fashion and sports. Now it seems he's poised to take over the academic world as well. This semester, UT-Arlington debuted a literature course...

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<![CDATA[Texas A&M President: Racism Has No Place on Campus]]> Sat, 13 Feb 2016 04:14:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/texas+am+president+michael+young.jpg
Texas A&M President Michael Young is pushing back against criticism that the university is unwelcoming of minorities. He says it's up to all students to increase tolerance and understanding in College Station.

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<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: Brandon Vance]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:58:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/021216_Lone_Star_Politics_Vance_1200x675_622061123914.jpg
Texas Congressional District 30 candidate Brandon Vance explains to NBC 5's Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers of The Dallas Morning News why he wants to unseat longtime Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson. Watch Lone Star]]>
<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: Bruce Chadwick]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:52:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/021216_Lone_Star_Politics_Chadwick_Tease_1200x675_622060099937.jpg
On NBC 5's Lone Star Politics, Texas Congressional District 30 candidate Bruce Chadwick employed a magic trick to help explain why he is running for office. Watch Sunday, Feb. 14 at 8:40 a.m. on NBC 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Panhandling Crackdown Pleases Neighbors]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:36:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/020716+Panhandling+arrest+Dallas.jpg
Dallas police report 138 arrests in a crackdown on aggressive panhandling downtown.]]>
<![CDATA[FEMA Won't Help Individual North TX Tornado Victims]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:40:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/storm-debris.jpg
The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Friday it will not cut a check to any North Texan who lost their homes in the Christmas weekend tornadoes, saying the threshold for individual assistance missed...

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<![CDATA[Cogill Reviews "Zoolander 2"]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:57:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zoolander.jpg
“Zoolander 2” is a good reason to save your money and donate the proceeds to a worthier cause, like the preservation of brain cells, or the newly formed foundation, “I want my one hour and forty minutes back.” ]]>
<![CDATA[Hillary Clinton to Open Dallas Campaign Office]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:15:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Hillary+Clinton5.jpg
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is opening a campaign office in Dallas.

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<![CDATA[Teen Killed, Others Injured in Single Car Crash]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:45:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/crash-johnson-co-01.jpg
A 17-year-old was killed in a single car crash in Johnson County Friday, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

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<![CDATA[Jogger Dead After Being Hit by a Car]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:00:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police+lights+%282%291.jpg
One jogger is dead after they were hit by a car Thursday evening while out on a run.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texan Claims $1M Powerball Prize]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:29:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/168959867-lottery-generic-ticket.jpg
A North Texan has come forward to claim their $1 million Powerball winnings from the Feb. 3 drawing.

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<![CDATA[AA Plane Makes Emergency Landing at D/FW Airport]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:55:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-emergency-aa-1318-01.jpg
An American Airlines plane made an emergency landing at D/FW International Airport Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Dallas County to Start Testing for Zika Virus Monday]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:47:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zika-lab.jpg
Dallas County Health and Human Services will start testing for the Zika virus in Dallas on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Southlake Title Company Owner Arrested]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 22:50:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/millenium-title-nancy-spinks.jpg
The owner of a Southlake title company accused of stealing money and skipping town was arrested Thursday in Illinois, police said.

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<![CDATA[Construction Worker Falls 56 Feet: Police]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:14:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/the-colony-construction-accident-response.jpg
A construction worker was seriously injured after falling approximately 56 feet at a work site in The Colony Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[UTD Alum Sentenced for Fake Boob Study Targeting Classmates]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:53:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/revenge-porn-generic_1200x675_620618307678.jpg
A University of Texas at Dallas alum is expected to be sentenced Friday for running a breast study scam and threatening to publish a former classmate’s topless pictures if she didn’t send him more explicit...]]>
<![CDATA[Valentine's Day Boxes]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:32:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*284/0354449fa53f4b3991cc1b7186c94aff.jpg
Some of the great Valentine's Day boxes that students are making for their Valentine's parties at school today. If you want to show off your kid and their box email us a picture at isee@nbcdfw.com.

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<![CDATA[Krum PD Searching for Man Accused of Having Sex with a Minor]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:00:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ricardo-vasquez-krum-missing-arrestee.jpg
The Krum Police Department is searching for a man who escaped after questioning of having a sexual relationship with a minor.

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<![CDATA[Stars to Attend Dallas Comic Con This Weekend]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:30:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-comic-con-052112.jpg
Stars from popular TV shows "Arrow," "The Flash" and "Dukes of Hazzard" will sign memorabilia and chat with fans at Dallas Comic Con: Fan Days Feb. 13-14 at the Irving Convention Center.

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<![CDATA['America's Got Talent' to Hold Dallas Audition]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:16:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/agt-dallas.jpg
NBC show "America’s Got Talent" wraps up its nationwide talent search with an audition in Dallas Feb. 27.

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<![CDATA[Haunted House Opens for Valentine's Day Weekend]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:10:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/twisted-love2.jpg
Fort Worth's popular Cutting Edge Haunted House is open for Valentine's Day weekend with a three-night "Twisted Love" theme.

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<![CDATA[2 Die in Kaufman County Wrong-Way Crash]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:15:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wrong-way-crash.jpg
Crandall police say two people were killed in a wrong-way crash on U.S. 175 in Kaufman County just after midnight Friday.

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<![CDATA[Plano Police Officers Rescue Boy from Burning Home]]> Thu, 11 Feb 2016 23:14:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/189*120/planoofficers.jpg
Two Plano police officers are being praised for springing into action to save a 5-year-old boy from a smoke-filled home.

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