<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usSat, 24 Jun 2017 14:45:10 -0500Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:45:10 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bedford Police Seek to Reassure Public After Girl Found Dead]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:52:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kaytlynn-cargill-police.jpg
A body found Wednesday in a North Texas landfill has been identified as a 14-year-old girl who was reported missing on Monday while walking her dog, police said.

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<![CDATA[More Storms Moving Through North Texas]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:20:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/9a+radar+062417.PNG
A cold front pushed into North Texas late Friday and early Saturday morning bringing thunderstorms.]]>
<![CDATA[Southbound I-35E Closed for HAZMAT Spill]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:10:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/35E+SHUTDOWN.jpg
All southbound lanes of Interstate 35E south of Denton are closed due to a spill involving hazardous materials.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Host Charity Yard Sale on Saturday, June 24]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:49:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Stadium.jpg
Cowboys coaches, players and front office staff are donating their personal items to be sold at a yard sale - profits will go to The Salvation Army, The Family Place and The Gatehouse.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump WH Has Taken Little Action to Stop Next Election Hack]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 05:31:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-632915364.jpg
The Trump administration has taken little meaningful action to prevent Russian hacking, leaking and disruption in the next national election in 2018, despite warnings from intelligence officials that it...

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested After Five Hour SWAT Standoff]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:47:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/SWAT+Standoff+062417.jpg
The Dallas SWAT team arrested a man after a five hour standoff in Oak Cliff that started Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Races Get Drivers In Their Cars, Off the Streets]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:56:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tms+drag+racing.jpg
It's the kickoff of Friday Night Drags at the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Midtown Project Breaks Ground at Old Valley View Mall]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:38:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valley+view+mall+demolition.jpg
A developer who grew up visiting Valley View Mall is leading its replacement with the Dallas Midtown project.

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<![CDATA[Abducted West Texas Teen May Be Headed Toward DFW: Sheriff]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:21:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stormie+clemmer.jpg
The Brewster County Sheriff's Office has issued an Amber Alert for a missing 15-year-old girl, believed to be in danger, who could be heading toward the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex area.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Stars Select Defensemen Miro Heiskanen in 2017 Draft]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 21:36:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-800201112.jpg
The Dallas Stars selected defensemen Miro Heiskanen with the third overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Klyde Warren Park Expansion Could Come to a Vote]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 08:58:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Klyde+Warren+Park.jpg
Dallas voters could get a chance to decide this November whether to expand Klyde Warren Park.

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<![CDATA[Mother Charged in Deaths of Children Found in Hot Car]]> Sat, 24 Jun 2017 14:00:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/parker+county+sheriff%27s+suv.jpg
A North Texas woman has been arrested in connection with the deaths of her two children from extreme heat exposure after they were found locked inside a car last month, the Parker County Sheriff's Office...

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<![CDATA[George the Rooster Rules the Roost at Dallas Hardware Store]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:59:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/george+the+rooster.jpg
A hardware store in northeast Dallas has quite a following, but it's not because of their tools or home decor. It's all because of George the rooster.

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<![CDATA[Community of Support for Adults With Autism Moves Forward]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:40:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/29+acres+denton.jpg
A Denton County project to build a community tailored for adults with autism moves forward.

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<![CDATA[Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:11:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-699840802.jpg
Both versions of the Republican plan to fix the American health care system would make things worse, not better, according to groups that represent a variety of physicians.NBC News reported that pediatrician...

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<![CDATA[Procedure Promises to Melt Fat, Tighten Skin Without Surgery]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:30:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/face+plastic+surgery.jpg
A new procedure promises to melt fat and tighten skin without having to undergo surgery, meaning a fast recovery with fast results, doctors say.

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<![CDATA[DMA's 'Visions of America' Imprints America's Journey of Discovery]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:27:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jasper-Johns-Flags.jpg
America is more than beautiful at Visions of America: Three Centuries of Prints from the National Gallery of Art, now on view at the Dallas Museum of Art through September 3.
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<![CDATA[Police Searches Drop in States That Legalized Marijuana]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:36:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/generic-pot-smoke-weed-marijuana-smoke.jpg
Traffic searches by highway patrols in Colorado and Washington dropped by nearly half after the two states legalized marijuana in 2012, NBC News reported.In Colorado, the change occurred gradually, with...

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<![CDATA[German Shepherd & Her Seeing-Eye Dog Need Forever Home]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:06:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/babs-and-bart-1.jpg
A young German Shepherd and her best friend are looking for forever homes in North Texas. And these are no ordinary dogs.

Photo Credit: DFW Rescue Me]]>
<![CDATA[Cataracts Can't Be Avoided, But Are Easy to Treat]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:22:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Generic+Eye+062317.jpg
Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide, but one of the easiest eye disorders to treat.

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