<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]> Copyright 2014 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 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:27:00 -0500 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:27:00 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Body Recovered from Trinity River]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:41:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/drowning-trinity-river.jpg
Fort Worth divers pulled an adult male body from the West Fork of the Trinty River Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Church Friends Watch Brantly Press Conference]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:48:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brantly-friends-newser.jpg
NBC 5's Josh Ault joins members of Dr. Kent Brantly's Fort Worth church as they watch a news conference with the doctor cured of the deadly Ebola virus.

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<![CDATA[Read Remarks Read by Dr. Kent Brantly Upon Discharge]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:19:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brantly-speaks.jpg
Two American aid workers treated at a Georgia hospital after becoming infected with the deadly Ebola virus now pose no health risk, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Officers Didn't Kill Terrance Groessel: ME]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:33:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DPD+Shooting+082114.jpg
Relatives of an unarmed man killed by a Dallas police officer Sunday are demanding answers about his death.

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<![CDATA[Pellet Gun Vandalism Cases Continue]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:10:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Pellet+gun+vandalism.jpg
Lake Highlands resident says pellet gun vandals are continuing to hit car windows in the area.

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<![CDATA[Protesters Rally for Michael Brown in Dallas]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:36:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Michael+Brown+rally+Dallas.jpg
A new group calling itself the Huey P. Newton Gun Club launched armed self-defense patrols Wednesday with one stated purpose to protect Dallas neighbors from police.

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<![CDATA[Box of Possible Ashes Found at Former FW Mortuary]]> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:15:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/funeral-home-ashes.jpg
One of the owners of a Fort Worth funeral home where eight decaying bodies were discovered this week turned himself into police early Saturday. The other was taken into custody.

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<![CDATA[Citizen Patrol Aims to Defend Against Police Shootings]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:29:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/self+defense.jpg
After 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot dead by police Aug. 9, multiple days of rioting and protests have erupted in Ferguson, Missouri. The FBI has opened an investigation into the shooting.

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<![CDATA[Sentence in Murder-for-Hire Case Likely Thursday]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:39:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nancy-frank-howard.jpg
On Thursday, a Denton County jury sentenced John Franklin Howard to life in prison for hiring someone to try and kill his wife in 2012.]]>
<![CDATA[Jury Begins to Deliberate in Tammy Lowe Case]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:15:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/raidy-lowe-insets.jpg
The jury began deliberations in the trial involving a teacher who allegedly ran a red light and killed a 6-year-old boy.]]>
<![CDATA[Frisco Square Adding New Development]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:01:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco+square1.jpg
Frisco Square management says officially breaking ground on The Tower at Frisco Square is a project almost four years in the making. Gearbox Software will anchor the office space, which also...

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Still Without West Nile Positive Mosquitoes]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:29:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_mosquito_virus_nilo_los_angeles.jpg
The West Nile virus and mosquito seasons may run longer this year thanks to summer rains, but Fort Worth still hasn't had a positive mosquito trap. Scientists studying and collecting data say it's hard...]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Killed in Frisco Crash]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:24:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/friscocrash121.jpg
One person has died following a crash involving an SUV and a tractor-trailer in Frisco.

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<![CDATA[Lawyer: Sgt. Bergdahl Wants to Attend College]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:26:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP558299051787.jpg
The attorney for an Army sergeant held as a prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five years says the soldier wants to attend college once the investigation into how he was captured by the Taliban is finished.

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<![CDATA[DISD Convocation 2014 Focuses on Destination 2020]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:42:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mike-miles-disd-convocation.jpg
Dallas ISD employees prepare for the school year during the district’s convocation today.

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<![CDATA[Website Provides Detailed Recall Information]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:15:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/WomanComputerPic_1200x675_300608067571.jpg
In a record year for vehicle recalls, the NHTSA offers a website that provides detailed recall and repair information.

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<![CDATA[Dallas, HUD Clash]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:45:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hud-vacant-building.jpg
The DMN's Rudy Bush discusses an ongoing dispute with the Federal Housing Department that would have cost taxpayers nearly $120 million.

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<![CDATA[Lake Worth PD Conducts Active Shooter Drill]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:04:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lake-worth-high-school.jpg
The Lake Worth Police Department held an active shooter drill at Lake Worth High School Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Experiment Tests America's Honesty]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:24:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Split-Skyline.jpg
See where Texas and its cities rank on the list of America's most honest.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Water Main Break]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:26:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlington-water-main-break.jpg
Crews have trouble controlling a water main break near Lamar High School in Arlington.]]>
<![CDATA[Trucks Targeted Most by Thieves in Texas]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:33:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-ford-f150-01.jpg
Trucks rule in Texas, not just on the roadways but with thieves as well.

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<![CDATA[Life in Prison for Man in Murder-for-Hire Trial]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:39:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nancy-frank-howard.jpg
On Thursday, a Denton County jury sentenced John Franklin Howard to life in prison for hiring someone to try and kill his wife in 2012.]]>
<![CDATA[Football Team Adds Helmet Cushions to Curb Impacts]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:48:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Football+practice+helmets.jpg
Football practice for the Richland High School Rebels includes something extra. Soft cushions called Guardian Caps cover the players' helmets.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Beat Rangers 4-3 in 10 Innings]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:55:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rangers-at-marlins1.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning and the Miami Marlins beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night for their third straight win.]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Steal from Home After Fatal Fire: Police]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:31:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW+Fire+082014.jpg
A child has died from his injuries at a house fire in south Fort Worth, according to fire officials.

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<![CDATA[Anna Nicole Smith Final Estate Case Bid Rejected]]> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 10:27:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/53338100.jpg
Dannielynn Birkhead, the 6-year-old daughter of the late Anna Nicole Smith, has followed in her mother’s footsteps as a model for Guess.

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