<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/localhttp://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.pngNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worthhttp://www.nbcdfw.comen-usTue, 26 Jul 2016 11:06:11 -0500Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:06:11 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[Parts of Dallas Without Power After Oncor Fire]]>Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:24:30 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/power-out1.jpg
Authorities say parts of Dallas are without power after a fire at an Oncor facility Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Fallen Dallas Officer's Mother: 'We Thank You']]>Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:10:39 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zamarripa-mom.jpg
The family of fallen Dallas police officer Patrick Zamarripa wants to extend a giant “Thank you” to the people of Dallas-Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Man, 32, Fatally Shot in Arlington Apartment: Police]]>Tue, 26 Jul 2016 05:04:20 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlington-apt-shooting.jpg
Police say a 32-year-old man was fatally shot by someone knocking at the door of an Arlington apartment early Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Plano Gives Green Light to Move Ahead with DART to D/FW Plan]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:34:47 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dart+train1.jpg
It's been talked about for years, but an east-west Plano to D/FW Airport DART line is officially on the table for consideration.

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<![CDATA[Texas Delegates Discuss Their Feelings Entering DNC]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:09:18 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-580026728-inside.jpg
The Texas delegation, which is more than 250 strong, wants its presence known in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[NTX Church Volunteer Under Investigation for Child Sex Abuse]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:15:01 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/st+johns+Catholic+church.jpg
Police are investigating a North Texas church volunteer accused of sexually abusing several children years ago.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Democrats Work to Get Out the Vote]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:55:34 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/democrat+voter+sticker.jpg
As their party's national convention begins in Philadelphia, Tarrant County Democrats are busy working to get out the vote this November.

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<![CDATA[20th Zika Case Confirmed in Dallas County]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:15:12 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/zika+pensilvania+9+feb2.jpg
Two more people have been diagnosed with Zika virus in Dallas County, public health department officials say. The patients contracted the illness while traveling in Jamaica and the British Virgin Islands.
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<![CDATA[Child Dies After Being Left in Hot Car: Dallas Police]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:45:34 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/0721416+Hot+car.jpg
A child left in a hot vehicle has died, according to the Dallas Fire Department.]]>
<![CDATA[Team USA Athletes Pick Up Gear for Rio Olympics]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:57:09 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/team+usa+gear.jpg
This week at team processing in Houston, most Team USA Olympians are making their last stop in the United States before taking off for the Rio Games.

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<![CDATA[Roof Partially Ripped Off Rowlett Auto Shop]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:01:21 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/roof+again.jpg
No injuries are reported after strong wind gusts peeled part of a roof off a Rowlett business Monday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[North TX Girl Takes Cancer Fight to Washington D.C.]]>Tue, 26 Jul 2016 06:27:41 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sadie+Keller.jpg
A North Texas girl is taking her cancer fight to Washington D.C. Nine-year-old Sadie Keller is calling on Vice President Joe Biden to help make childhood cancer research a national priority.

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<![CDATA[Researchers Study the Next Frontier For Autism]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:37:53 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Autism+awareness.jpg
The Barrow Neurological Institute and the Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center, or SARRC, in Phoenix are teaming up to look at what happens in autistic people’s brains as they age.

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<![CDATA[Parking Lot Shooting Leaves One Woman Injured ]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:46:05 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-Dallas-police-car1.jpg
A woman was shot early Monday morning after people in a parking lot began firing shots at each other.

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<![CDATA[Stockyards Preservation Project Begins This Week]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:21:34 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stockyards-preservation.jpg
Demolition begins this week on portions of the Fort Worth Stockyards as part of a $175 million project to preserve the historic district.

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<![CDATA[Man Charged With Sexual Assault After 1983 Child Murder]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:35:20 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/John+robert+morton+.jpg
A Parker County man who was convicted of murdering a 3-year-old boy in the past has now been charged with sexually assaulting a woman over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Brawl Erupts Between Rangers', Astros' Minor League Teams]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:51:07 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/roughriders-hooks-brawl2.jpg
The growing rivalry between the Texas Rangers and Houston Astros has apparently trickled down through the minor leagues as a brawl erupted during Sunday's game between the team's respective Double A affiliates —...

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<![CDATA[North Texas Teen Explains 'Weird Faces' In Viral Video ]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:57:30 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/anna-eberhart.jpg
North Texas keyboardist explains why she makes strange faces during performances that has launched her into viral video fame

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Arrest Suspected Carjacker After Chase]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:59:24 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dal-chase-ends-072516.jpg
Police say they took a suspected carjacker into custody after a pursuit in Dallas Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Tales from the Trail: RNC Wraps, DNC Controversy Before it Begins]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:44:18 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trump_Takes_Center_Stage_at_RNC_1200x675_730000963922.jpg
I've watched conventions my entire life. I knew to expect twists and turns. The RNC and DNC are living up to the hype.]]>
<![CDATA[UNT Begins Process to Implement Campus Carry]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:38:04 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/UNT+Campus+carry.jpg
The Chief of the University of North Texas Police Department is confident that implementation of the state’s Campus Carry law will largely go unnoticed.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead in Two-Vehicle Crash in Dallas]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:51:57 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dal-fatal-crash-072516.jpg
Authorities said one person is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Dallas Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[What "Make America Great Again" Means in DFW]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:45:30 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-495466518.jpg
GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign motto is "Make America Great Again." So we asked North Texans what does that mean to them.

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<![CDATA[Texas Democrats Respond To Email Scandal; Resignation]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:40:18 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/210*120/071116+wasserman+schultz+venezuela+crisis.jpg
Texas Democrats respond to the resignation of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as DNC Chairwoman. They propose a pair of Texans to take her place.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Behind Trash Barrels Strives to Curb Litter in Dallas]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 23:10:19 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072416+Ken+Winn+Blue+Barrel.jpg
Kenneth Winn has dedicated countless hours to collecting trash in his Pleasant Grove neighborhood as well as others in southeast Dallas. He believes his latest efforts, which include placing more than 40...

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<![CDATA[TCU Looks to Contend for Big 12 Title]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:42:24 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/503210042.jpg
TCU looks to turn an offensive juggernaut into a defensive-stalwart. Pat Doney and Phil Steele break it down for Horned Frog fans.]]>
<![CDATA[Mary Kay Convention Returns to Support Dallas]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:05:33 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072516+Mary+Kay+Convention+2016+Dallas.jpg
The annual convention of Mary Kay sales representatives is one of the first major events to return to downtown since the ambush shooting on police a little more than two weeks ago.

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<![CDATA[Solid Outing by Griffin a Positive Sign for Rangers]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:43:19 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*123/GettyImages-579548400.jpg
After struggling since returning from the disabled list, A.J. Griffin gave the Rangers a solid outing on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Marte Flying Under the Radar in Frisco]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 21:39:23 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Luis+Marte+Frisco.jpg
Frisco shortstop Luis Marte is quietly making an impact at Double-A Frisco this season.]]>
<![CDATA[SMU Looks to Become Bowl Eligible Under Chad Morris]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:27:25 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/497171286.jpg
While SMU's record was 2-10, that does not tell the whole story. Quarterback Matt Davis took a huge step forward and the team scored more than twice as many rushing touchdowns as the season prior, a direct...]]>
<![CDATA[Aggravated Robbery in Dallas Leads to Officer-Involved Shooting]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:04:15 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-03.jpg
An aggravated robbery in Dallas led to an officer-involved shooting at 1700 Chattanooga.

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<![CDATA[Driver Hurt in Fiery Crash Near Kaufman County]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:36:43 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/college_mound_crash_1200x675_731237443815.jpg
A fiery crash took place Sunday morning near Kaufman County.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Fatally Shot at Grand Prairie Sports Bar]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:40:32 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_185887181_police_lights_generic1.jpg
A man was shot to death at a Grand Prairie sports bar Sunday at around 3 a.m., according to Grand Prairie police.

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<![CDATA[Summer Heat Takes Toll on Texas Roads]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:54:54 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Heat+and+Roads.jpg
The triple digit temperatures have already caused some serious damage to North Texas roadways this summer, and experts say drivers need to keep those conditions in mind.

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<![CDATA[Mavericks Build Basketball Court in West]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:55:02 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/west_builds_mavs_court_10pm_7-23-16_1200x675_731135043968.jpg
The Dallas Mavericks unveiled a brand new basketball court in West, Texas near the fertilizer plant that exploded in 2013.]]>
<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: Kay Bailey Hutchison on Trump]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:34:28 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072216_LSP_Tease_Hutchison_1200x675_730654275982.jpg
Sunday at 8:40 a.m. on NBC 5, former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison tells NBC 5's Kristi Nelson and Rudy Bush of The Dallas Morning News that she will support Donald Trump for President in November 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: State Sen. Royce West on Democrats]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:30:45 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072216_LSP_Tease_West_1200x675_730657347614.jpg
Sunday at 8:40 a.m. on NBC 5, State Sen. Royce West tells NBC 5's Kristi Nelson and Rudy Bush of The Dallas Morning News what he expects at the Democratic National Convention, including Hillary Clinton's...]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands in Fort Worth Enjoy Large Water Slide]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:53:37 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072316+Fort+Worth+Slide+The+City.jpg
Thousands in Fort Worth take part in "Slide The City" -- a huge water slide set up on Main Street.

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<![CDATA[MedStar Increases Priority Responses Due to Heat]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:12:43 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072316+MedStar+Heat+Response.jpg
Due to the current heat index, Fort Worth's MedStar Mobile Healthcare implemented its extreme weather response procedures.

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