<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth News]]> Copyright 2015 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, 18 Apr 2015 12:07:18 -0500 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:07:18 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bob Welch to Speak at Sixth Floor Museum's Living History Program]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:01:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap2011091613h37m33s61_722x406_2132255958.jpg
Former reporter and cameraman for NBC affiliate WBAP-TV Bob Welch captured the only known sound recording of the official announcement of President John F. Kennedy's death, and he will be speaking at the...]]>
<![CDATA[Fight or Flight Recognizes Child Abuse Prevention Month]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:25:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/135500989.jpg
West 7th is recognizing Child Abuse Prevention Month with its Flight or Fight event Saturday April 18.

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<![CDATA[J. Erik Jonsson Central Library to Host Dallas Book Festival]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:28:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/library+generic2.jpg
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library is hosting the Dallas Book Festival Saturday April 18 from noon to 5 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[City of Denton Enters Risk Level 2 for Mosquito Surveillance]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:31:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_mosquito6.JPG
The City of Denton entered Risk Level 2-Enhanced Response of the Mosquito Surveillance and Response Plan. Risk Level 2 is triggered before the mosquito season is underway and centers on activities citizens...

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<![CDATA[1 Shot, 1 Arrested: Dallas Police]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:02:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_222952348.jpg
A person was shot around 3 a.m. Saturday April 18 in the 9400 block of Larga Drive, Dallas police say.

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<![CDATA[YTAC Race Against Cancer to Raise Funds for Camp iHope]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:40:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/Camp+iHope+Pic+3.jpg
The 2015 Young Texans Race Against Cancer 5k, 10k and Family Fun Walk / Run is happening Saturday April 25 in Trinity Groves and will be raising funds for Camp iHope.]]>
<![CDATA[Person Killed in Firey Crash after Stealing Bait Car]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:11:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_generic_police_tape_police_lights_fishtown1.jpg
Dallas police say that a person died after they stole a bait car in the 7200 block of Nandina Drive Saturday around midnight and crashed in the 100 block of East R L Thornton Freeway where the car caught...]]>
<![CDATA[Ram Truck Round-Up to Celebrate ACM Awards]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:55:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ATT+Stadium+ACM+awards.jpg
As many as 500 trucks will be participating in the Ram Truck Round-Up Saturday morning for the 50th anniversary of the ACM Awards.

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<![CDATA[ACM Charity Motorcycle Ride and Concert in DFW]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:49:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/470155408.jpg
The ACM Charity Motorcycle Ride and Concert Saturday will be happening in the DFW area Saturday April 18 at 8:30 a.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Heavy Rain Delays ACM Concert at Globe Life Park]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 02:07:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Globe+Life+ACM+Party+rain.jpg
The 3rd Annual ACM Party For a Cause Festival: 50 Years of Music & Memories will take place on April 17-18 at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

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<![CDATA[Highway Wall Needs Repair After SH 183 Crash]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:40:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_328107378.jpg
Officials say part of the highway wall will need repairs after a crash Friday evening along westbound State Highway 183 near North East Mall.

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<![CDATA[Months Later, Scooter Doing Better Than Expected]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:46:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/011115+Blue+Scooter.jpg
Four months after he was left on the side of the road to die, a Chihuahua-Terrier mix fondly named “Scooter” is doing better than anyone could’ve imagined.]]>
<![CDATA[Lightning May Have Sparked House Fire]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:12:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FortWorth-Fire-Ben-Russell.jpg
Lightning is the suspected cause of a house fire near the Fort Worth-Burleson line.

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<![CDATA[Man Steals Truck, Tries to Run Over Deputy: Police]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:10:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kyle-Green.jpg
Police across North Texas are searching for a man who almost ran over a sheriff's deputy with a stolen truck, police say.

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<![CDATA[Murder Suspect in Custody after Standoff]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:05:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Policelightsgeneric.jpg
A suspected murderer is in custody after a two-hour standoff with SWAT in North Oak Cliff.

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<![CDATA[Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival This Weekend]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:39:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/North-Trail--April-8-2015.jpg
Can't get enough of the state flower? Then it's worth the drive 30 miles south of Dallas on Interstate 45 to Ellis County.

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<![CDATA[Woman Found Dead in Hurst; Suspect Arrested]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:38:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hurst041715.jpg
Police in Haltom City say a suspect in a homicide investigation has been arrested after a woman's body was found Friday morning in Hurst.

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<![CDATA[Gov. Abbott Releases Tax Return]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:11:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/greg-abbott-tx-gov-AP574643806708.jpg
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today released his tax return for 2014, as promised.

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<![CDATA[Most Wanted Sex Offender Arrested at WinStar]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:33:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sprague-Captured.jpg
A 'violent sexual predator' on Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender List was arrested at the WinStar Casino in Oklahoma Friday morning.
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<![CDATA[Woman, at Gunpoint, Fights off Robber]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:20:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton-pd.jpg
Denton police say a man closely resembling that of Charles Sprague tried to rob a woman at gunpoint, only to be fought off with pepper spray.

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<![CDATA[Masked Crew of Thieves Caught on Camera in Rowlett]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:49:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lawn+Equipment+041715.jpg
Police are investigating to see if a recent Rowlett business break-in is connected to about a dozen other similar crimes all over the Metroplex. The owners of Lakeview Power Equipment tell NBC5 they became...

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<![CDATA[Highland Park Mosquito Ground Spraying this Weekend]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:04:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mosquito-spray-sign-082012.jpg
The Town of Highland Park Parks Department will begin ground spraying to eliminate the number of adult mosquitoes in the area.

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<![CDATA[NBC 5 Forecast: More Storms Possible This Afternoon]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:40:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/generic+umbrella+rain+storm.jpg
Saturday is starting off a mild & humid note and that humidity may lead to scattered strong storms this afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Stars Sign Klingberg to 7-Year Extension]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:16:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP353495045614.jpg
The Dallas Stars have signed defenseman John Klingberg to a seven-year contract extension

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<![CDATA[Houston, We Have A Series: Mavs In 7]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:20:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dirk-lin-mavs-rockets.jpg
The Rockets have home-court advantage and the best players, but the Mavs will win with their experience.

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