<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:38:59 -0500 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:38:59 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cousin Arrested, Charged in 5-Year-Old's Death]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:45:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Angel-Lizandro-Sanches-Zenteno.jpg
Dallas police are investigating the death of a 5-year-old girl whose body was found in a vacant apartment Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Big Tex Choice Awards Crowned]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:41:59 -0500 Fried Gulf Shrimp Boil by Clint Probst Everything you would expect in a shrimp boil rolled into a ball, dusted with Fish Fry, and fried to a golden brown! Baby gulf shrimp, diced red potatoes, onion, lemon, and seasoning are formed around a cocktail shrimp, dusted and fried with the tail sticking out for a handle. Served with a remoulade sauce.]]> Fried Gulf Shrimp Boil by Clint Probst Everything you would expect in a shrimp boil rolled into a ball, dusted with Fish Fry, and fried to a golden brown! Baby gulf shrimp, diced red potatoes, onion, lemon, and seasoning are formed around a cocktail shrimp, dusted and fried with the tail sticking out for a handle. Served with a remoulade sauce.]]> http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Fried+Gulf+Shrimp+Boil.jpg
In just 31 days Big Tex's trademark drawl will once again welcome visitors to The State Fair of Texas.

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<![CDATA[Jones: Cowboys Looking at 'Uphill Battle']]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:20:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry-jones-camp-2014-day0-03.jpg
Jerry Jones opened training camp with stories about how young his Dallas Cowboys were. He told a few thousand fans at the kickoff luncheon that many of those players faced an "uphill battle."

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<![CDATA[Man Critically Injured in Fort Worth Shooting]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:03:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/medstar-ambulances.jpg
A 20-year-old man has been hospitalized following a shooting in Fort Worth, EMS officials say.

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<![CDATA[Gunmen Force Workers Into Fridge]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:44:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/red+lobster+kendall.jpg
The 2-month-old son of a U.S. Navy sailor had 29 bone fractures and other life threatening injuries and his father is being held on $500,000 bond after being charged with assaulting the

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<![CDATA[Hiker Killed by Boulder in Md.]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:32:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/210*120/2014-09-01_1140.png
A hiker on Offutt Island in the Potomac River died Sunday after he was pinned under a large boulder, emergency officials said. Rian Avarham Khalder, 25, had been hiking with his 14-year-old brother along...]]>
<![CDATA[Distracted Drivers Threaten School Zones]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:17:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/school+zone+speed+cameras.jpg
Schools, police and traffic officials across the country are nervous about the new school year due to the high number of distracted drivers.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Stabbed Mom to Death in NJ: PD]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:23:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/son+mom+murder.jpg
A 24-year-old man is in police custody after authorities say he stabbed his mother to death in New Jersey. Nicholas Piotti beat and stabbed his 63-year-old mother, Karen Piotti, killing her inside her home...]]>
<![CDATA[Six Killed in Oak Cliff Crash]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:26:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/crash-bonnie-view3.jpg
A pregnant woman was sitting in a car outside her Long Island home when someone walked up and shot her multiple times, killing the woman and her fetus, police said Sunday. Milagro G.

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<![CDATA[Jason Terry Lands With Houston Rockets]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:28:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nets+heat.jpg
The Mavs' former 6th man wanted to finish his career in Dallas but will instead play for their big rivals.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Investigate Murder of 5-Year-Old Girl]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:51:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sontera-apts-scene-083114.jpg
The 2-month-old son of a U.S. Navy sailor had 29 bone fractures and other life threatening injuries and his father is being held on $500,000 bond after being charged with assaulting the

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<![CDATA[Police: UT Student Flew Drone Over Stadium]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:16:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ut-student-drone.jpg
Police say they arrested a UT student after he flew a drone over Darrell K. Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium during the game Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[2 Killed in Small Plane Crash in NH]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:37:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/North+Hampton+Crash+4.jpg
A plane has crashed in North Hampton, New Hampshire, killing two, town fire officials confirm. The Federal Aviation Administration confirms two people were on board the Cessna 180. New Hampshire State...

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<![CDATA[Market Basket CEO Visits Workers]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:16:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Arthur+T+Demoulas.jpg
Market Basket's restored chief delivered heartfelt words of thanks to his supporters Thursday, just hours after his return to the helm of the grocery chain was announced. Arthur

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<![CDATA[SUV Wrecks on I-30 in Fort Worth]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:34:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wreck-30-820.jpg
Police say rescue units responded to an overturned SUV on eastbound I-30 near East Loop 820 in Fort Worth Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Car Plows Into Subway Sandwich Shop]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:03:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/car+into+subway+1.jpg
A central Pennsylvania man will serve 28 to 56 years behind bars for suffocating his girlfriend after she survived his deliberate, high-speed crash. Lancaster Online reports Benjamin Klinger pleaded guilty...

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<![CDATA[Trial Scheduled for Man Accused of Drowning Dog]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:26:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Robert-Prichard-093013.jpg
Bail for a Mesquite man accused of beating his dog to death for chewing patio furniture cushions has been raised.

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<![CDATA[2 Teens Injured in Carnival Ride Fall]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:53:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/elpas-ride-michaela-roman.jpg
Two teens are sent to a hospital after falling off a carnival ride at a church festival in El Paso Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Wreck Closes Dallas Tollway in Frisco]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:16:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tollway-wreck-090114.jpg
A wreck shuts down the Dallas North Tollway near John Hickman Parkway until 8 a.m. Monday, police say.

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<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: August 31, 2014]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:45:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEW+013114+lone+star+politics.jpg
On this week’s Lone Star Politics, Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News asks Dallas Republican Congressman Jeb Hensarling if he wants to replace John Boehner as Speaker of the House and what he thinks the...]]>
<![CDATA[North Texans Enjoy Labor Day Weekend on the Water]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:01:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/083114+Joe+Pool+Lake+Labor+Day.jpg
Lake levels are down by several feet across the Metroplex except for in one location. Joe Pool Lake has maintained a consistent water level and is trying to take advantage of that this year.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead, 9 Injured in SoCal Crash ]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:47:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*128/LAgenerics+CHP+California+Highway+Patrol.jpg
An armored truck overturned on a Rhode Island highway, spilling bags of money that quickly drew passers-by. Deputy Fire Chief Paul Valletta Jr. told the The Providence Journal that the Garda truck was driving on...

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<![CDATA[Man Stabs, Kills Roommate: Cops]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08:47:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/samuel+dulavoix.jpg
The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose police confirmed. San Jose police Sgt. Heather Randol said the 29-year-old was taken into custody...

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<![CDATA[3 Hurt by Lightning at NYC Beach]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:45:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lightning+strike+orchard+beach+clothing+shredded.jpg
Joan Rivers' daughter said Sunday that she and others are "keeping our fingers crossed," as the 81-year-old comedic legend remained hospitalized in Manhattan. The Mount Sinai Hospital said it had no updates...

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<![CDATA[Homeless Man Beaten to Death]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:16:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_tape_lights_generic_thumbnail.jpg
Police say two young siblings were shot in the head while sitting in a car as their mother tried to drive away from her male partner in southeast San Antonio.

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<![CDATA[New Beginning At Dallas Farmers Market]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:03:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/083114+Fruit+Vegetables+Dallas+Farmers+Mkt.jpg
President Barack Obama on Saturday temporarily set aside the pressures of trying to calm the world's trouble spots and assumed the role of spectator for something more joyous: the wedding of the Obama...

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