<![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 Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:16:20 -0600 Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:16:20 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Turkey Crashes Into Man's Windshield on Thanksgiving]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:04:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wrecker-turkey.jpg
A Lubbock man says a turkey crashed through the windshield of his wrecker Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Getting WIFI Throughout Your House]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:17:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wifi1.jpg
We’re dependent on Wi-Fi to access the internet in different parts of our homes. But too often service is sluggish or there are dead zones. Consumer Reports has advice to help improve Wi-Fi in your house.

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<![CDATA[Frisco Bars Start Looking for Late Night Permits]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 16:41:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/181*120/tlmd_mitos_alcohol_fiesta_02.jpg
Businesses start applying for permits once city offices re-open after the holiday weekend. Some restaurant owners told NBC 5 they’re hoping to start two am hours around New Year’s Eve.

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<![CDATA[Anti-Fur Groups Target Rodeo Drive]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:56:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/186*120/11-28-14_Rodeo-Fur-Protest.JPG
Animal rights activists are planning to protest along the tony Beverly Hills Rodeo Drive shopping area during Black Friday, as part of a nationwide Fur Free Friday campaign. Organizers have dubbed the glitzy...

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<![CDATA[Parents Left Kids to Shop: Police]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:43:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/NYC+Woodbury+Commons.jpg
A 4-year-old boy and his 11-year-old handicapped sister were left alone in a hotel while their parents were at a New York outlet mall on Black Friday, police said. The boy was discovered crying and wandering in...]]>
<![CDATA[Christmas Tree Arrives at WH]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:45:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/182*120/459682616.jpg
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the White House now that the official tree has arrived. A horse-drawn wagon hauled the 20-foot white fir up the driveway to the North Portico for inspection...

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<![CDATA[Retailers: Black Friday Slower Than Usual]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:17:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/retailers.jpg
Some retailers say they think the trend of stores opening on Thanksgiving makes for a slower Black Friday.

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<![CDATA[Burger King Owner Finds $100K ]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:46:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/burgerking2.jpg
It's not unusual for things to be left behind at Altaf Chaus' Burger King. Customers have forgotten their cell phones and their laptops in the past. But on Wednesday, the day before Thanksgiving, someone...

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<![CDATA[North Texas Wal-Mart Employees Join Protest]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:08:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wal-mart-protest.jpg
Wal-Mart employees in North Texas join thousands across the country in "Black Friday Protests."

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<![CDATA[Woman's Body Found in Fort Worth Apartment Fire]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:11:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-fire-truck-050514.jpg
Emergency responders say they found a person dead inside a Fort Worth apartment after a fire Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Best Buy's Website Back Up After Black Friday Outage]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:33:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-11-28+at+10.18.32+AM.png
Best Buy's website was back up after suffering an extended outage on Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year. "A concentrated spike in mobile traffic triggered issues that led us to shut down...]]>
<![CDATA[Boys in NY Building Snow Fort Buried By Plow: Police]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:12:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Snow-Mound-Rescue-Inset.jpg
Two New York boys building a snow fort were trapped for hours when they were accidentally buried by a snow plow, police say. The boys, ages 9 and 11, were playing in a snow bank in a parking lot near a Newburgh...]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Damages Apartments on Thanksgiving Day]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 18:37:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/172*120/Dallas-fire1.jpg
Some people in Dallas are forced to find somewhere else to stay after a fire damaged their apartments on Thanksgiving day.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Highway Reopen After Deadly Crash]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 08:47:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas+crash.jpg
Police are investigating a deadly accident that shut down part of a Dallas highway Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Shopping Crime Warning]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:17:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/453097337.jpg
Police are warning just as eager shoppers are out looking for deals, so are thieves, looking to steal wallet and purses.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Shopping Secrets Could Save Time & Money]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:50:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-money-cash-05.jpg
Knowing what to buy and when could save you time and money this holiday shopping season.

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<![CDATA[Frisco Family Restaurant Hosts Free Thanksgiving]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:46:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Frico+Cafe.jpg
After five years in business, the owners of Frisco’s 5th Street Patio Café decided to thank their community by hosting a Thanksgiving lunch. The family business gave its employees the day off, running the...]]>
<![CDATA[Hundreds of Volunteers Help Serve Up Thanksgiving ]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:36:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wright+Foundation+Thanksgiving.jpg
The Thanksgiving spirit was in full force in South Dallas this morning as thousands of people needing a Thanksgiving meal were served.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Warn NTX Shoppers About Holiday Thieves]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:30:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/175*120/shopping+bags+generic.jpg
Police are warning, with eager shoppers looking for deals, so are thieves looking to steal wallet and purses.

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<![CDATA[18-Wheeler Wreck Shuts Down I-20]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:34:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/18wheeler-chicken.jpg
Interstate 20 is reopened near U.S. 377 in Benbrook after an overturned 18-wheeler shut the freeway down for several hours Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[One-On-One With Lt. Gov.-Elect Dan Patrick]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:28:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/patrick+land.jpg
NBC 5's Meredith Land sat down with Lt. Governor-Elect Dan Patrick for a one-on-one interview.

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<![CDATA[Parking Lots Full at Dallas Love Field]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:26:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/love+field+parking.jpg
Travelers had a hard time finding parking at Dallas Love Field during Thanksgiving.

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<![CDATA[Two Flee After Truck Nearly Crashes Into Home]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:37:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/truck-v-fence.jpg
Witnesses tell police that two people fled after crashing a truck into a utility pole near an Oak Cliff home Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[3 Reasons the Cowboys Will Beat the Eagles]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:56:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457968746.jpg
A careless quarterback, an overworked running back and a quarterback's security blanket should give Cowboys fans hope on Thanksgiving.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police: 3 Injured in Head-On Wreck]]> Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:39:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/great-trinity-forest-ax.jpg
Three people are in very critical condition after a head-on collision in Dallas late Wednesday night, according to police.

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<![CDATA["It's a Tradition": Shoppers Hunt for Black Friday Deals ]]> Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:02:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP543391047193.jpg
Bargain hunting continued for a second day, as the Black Friday beginning of the holiday shopping season got an early start on Thanksgiving Day. The Adobe Systems Inc.’s 2014 Digital Index Online Shopping...

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<![CDATA[Texas Congressman Frustrated by WTU Complaints]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:48:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Rep+Burgess+112514.jpg
Republican Congressman Michael Burgess says he's frustrated to see the hundreds of active soldiers complain of harassment and abuse at the Army's Warrior Transition Unit.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Man Convicted for Child Porn, Fake Badge, Steroids]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:02:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Freed-Post-Office.jpg
Authorities say a man they arrested for mailing steroids in January was found with a counterfeit U.S. Marshall badge and child pornography.

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