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Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

Send us your tips or story ideas for NBC 5 Responds! Call us at 844-5RESPND or fill out our customer complaint form.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tips for Buying Mother's Day Flowers Online

Tips for Buying Mother's Day Flowers Online

Mother's Day is just around the corner and if you're thinking about ordering flowers online, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

Consumer Reports: High Calorie Holiday Coffee Drinks

Consumer Reports: High Calorie Holiday Coffee Drinks

If you're tempted by those specialty holiday coffee drinks but sick of fighting holiday pounds, nutrition experts have come up with some easy ways to customize your drink so it doesn't pack as big a punch in fat...

Monday, Dec 12, 2016

Limited Availability for Recalled Airbag Replacements

Limited Availability for Recalled Airbag Replacements

Nearly 70 million airbags are, or will be, under recall by 2019, and community and health leaders from across the state are now joining forces to keep North Texas roads safe.

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

BCBS Customer Has Trouble Getting Member ID After Paying

BCBS Customer Has Trouble Getting Member ID After Paying

A Richardson family had trouble getting their member ID number from their insurance provider, which made trips to the doctor a nightmare.

Friday, Dec 9, 2016

North TX Woman Says Check Drawn Was Not From Her

North TX Woman Says Check Drawn Was Not From Her

This time of year when many of us are looking at our bank accounts pretty frequently. One North Texas woman says she's glad she did, after a check drawn on her account was from a company she had never heard of.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

This Holiday Season's Techie Toys

This Holiday Season's Techie Toys

Technology is part of our everyday lives and your kids' toybox is likely no exception. NBC 5 Responds has some of the best techie toys to put under the Christmas tree this holiday season.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016

Consumer Reports: Staying Safe in the Hospital

Consumer Reports: Staying Safe in the Hospital

We count on hospitals to make us well. But they can also be a breeding ground for serious infections. Consumer reports tracks hospital-infection records and says while some institutions have made good progress...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016

Buying the Best Luggage

Buying the Best Luggage

If you're heading out of town for the holidays, make sure you've got a suitcase that can handle the job. Consumer Reports finds some of the best pieces of luggage that could make traveling a lot easier.

Top Stories
Lee Park Renamed, Task Force Recommends Same for Streets
Lee Park Renamed, Task Force Recommends Same for Streets

Dallas' Robert E. Lee Park has a new name Friday and soon so may several city streets named for Confederate generals.

High School Football Scores: Sept. 21-23
High School Football Scores: Sept. 21-23

See all of the latest high school football results as they come in by visiting the sports page on NBCDFW.com.

Sharp Decline in Affordable North Texas Housing Stock
Sharp Decline in Affordable North Texas Housing Stock

The amount of North Texas housing available at $200,000 or less has declined sharply in the last 10 years.

Man Loses More Than $200,000 Selling Protein Powder Online
Man Loses More Than $200,000 Selling Protein Powder Online

The owner of a North Texas company says his business is on the brink of bankruptcy after someone posing as a legitimate customer launched a scheme that cost him hundreds of thousands of dollars.

GOP Health Bill All But Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow <br />
GOP Health Bill All But Dead; McCain Again Deals the Blow

Sen. John McCain declared his opposition Friday to the GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare," dealing a likely death blow to the legislation and, perhaps, to the Republican Party's years...

Puerto Rico Dam Failing; Flash Flood Emergency Declared
Puerto Rico Dam Failing; Flash Flood Emergency Declared

A dam in northwest Puerto Rico is failing, causing flash flooding and prompting emergency evacuations Friday, the National Weather Service said. Operators of the Guajataca Dam said it failed at 2:10 p.m.