Remembering Sandy Hook | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Town Heals and Remembers

Monday, Jan 7, 2013

Grand Prairie Police Increase Patrols at Schools

Grand Prairie Police Increase Patrols at Schools

Grand Prairie police officers check in with schools throughout the city on a daily basis as part of permanent enhanced security procedures.

Top Stories
CareFlite Helicopter Comes 'Very Close' to Drone
CareFlite Helicopter Comes 'Very Close' to Drone

A CareFlite medical helicopter on the way to pick up a patient came "very close" to striking a drone aircraft Monday near Denton, the company's top executive said.

SpaceX to Send 2 Citizens to Moon in 2018: Elon Musk
SpaceX to Send 2 Citizens to Moon in 2018: Elon Musk

Elon Musk announced Monday that his private space transportation company SpaceX will send two private citizens to the moon in late 2018. "We are excited to announce that SpaceX has been approached to fly two private citizens on a trip around the moon late next year," his statement read.

Big Surge for Military in Trump Budget, Big Cuts Elsewhere
Big Surge for Military in Trump Budget, Big Cuts Elsewhere

President Donald Trump is proposing a huge $54 billion surge in U.S. military spending for new aircraft, ships and fighters in his first federal budget while slashing big chunks from domestic programs and foreign aid to make the government "do more with less." The Trump blueprint, due in more detail next month, would fulfill the Republican president's campaign pledge to boost Pentagon spending while targeting the budgets of other federal agencies. The "topline" figures emerged Monday, one day before Trump's first address to a joint session of Congress, an opportunity to re-emphasize the economic issues that were a centerpiece of his White House run.

Friends Remember Bill Paxton's Impact on NTX Film Industry
Friends Remember Bill Paxton's Impact on NTX Film Industry

People are remembering the life of Fort Worth native Bill Paxton and his impact on film festivals and projects in North Texas. The actor passed away over the weekend at age 61 after complications from heart surgery.

Dallas City Councilman Demands Officer Protection
Dallas City Councilman Demands Officer Protection

Just a day after a Dallas police substation was targeted by gunfire, a Dallas city councilman is calling out his fellow council members.