<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 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 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 13:26:19 -0600 Sun, 01 Mar 2015 13:26:19 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Thousands Run in Cowtown Half Marathon]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 10:42:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowtown+Begins+030115.JPG
Cowtown Marathon officials canceled Saturday's races amid a Winter Weather Advisory in North Texas.
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<![CDATA[Playing in the Snow - February 27, 2015]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:36:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/playing-thumb-10pm-022715.jpg
Viewers share photos of their children playing in the snow on Friday, February 27, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Late Night Shooting Leads to Woman's Arrest and 1 Injured]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:26:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/I-Lee+mug.jpg
There was a shooting in the 2700 block off Custer Drive Sunday around 12:30 a.m. that resulted in the arrest of Ieratta Lashon Lee, 34.]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Scouts Host Cookie Box Creations]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:46:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/girl+scout+cookie+boxes1.jpg
The Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas will be sharpening their engineering and architect skills at the annual Cookie Box Creations design contest Sunday March 1 at the Galleria Dallas from 8 a.m. until noon.]]>
<![CDATA[Lone Star Politics: Sunday, March 1, 2015]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:03:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEW+013114+lone+star+politics.jpg
New drama at Dallas ISD. Three members of the school board urge superintendent Mike Miles to step down over questions about why he hired hundreds of teachers and staff without consulting them. So what’s next for]]>
<![CDATA[Little McKinney Cowgirl Could Win $2M in The American]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:46:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/174*120/toughestcowboy.jpg
A 10-year-old McKinney cowgirl is in the running to win $2 million in The American rodeo competition.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Get Ready for Funny Tasting, Smelling Water]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:24:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/water-faucet-generic.jpg
Customers who get their water from Fort Worth's Rolling Hills Water Treatment Plant may notice a change in the taste and odor of their water, but there's no reason for alarm.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Breaks Out at Disneyland]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 02:19:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/150228-disneyland-fire.jpg
A fire broke out at Disneyland in Anaheim on Saturday night, but was quickly extinguished, a spokeswoman for the theme park said. The flames were reported about 9:20 p.m. in a back stage area near the It’s...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Cavin Hawkins]]>
<![CDATA[Scheduled Maintenance May Alter Little Elm's Water's Taste and Smell]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:24:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/little-elm-tower.jpg
The North Texas Municipal Water District's annual maintenance on distribution lines in Little Elm may result in altered taste and smell of the town's drinking water.]]>
<![CDATA[Two Dead, One Survivor After Car Goes Into Creek]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 12:34:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/022815+Fort+Worth+Fire+Dept+dive+team.jpg
Fire department said two people died and one survived after their vehicle went into a creek near I-30 in far west Tarrant County.

Photo Credit: Fort Worth Fire Department]]>
<![CDATA[Candidate Withdraws as FWISD Superintendent]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:03:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Fort-worth-superintendent-candidate-Boyd.jpg
Dr. Joel D. Boyd is withdrawing his bid to be the next Fort Worth ISD Superintendent.

Photo Credit: Fort Worth ISD]]>
<![CDATA[Cowtown Runners Invited to Another Marathon]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:13:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rock+n+roll+marathon+round+2+2014+%2818%29.JPG
The Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series made free entries available for displaced Cowtown entrants.]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Advisory Ends for DFW]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22:00:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/high+five.JPG
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for North Texas until 6 p.m. Saturday.

Photo Credit: Mathew Thomas
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<![CDATA[Trayvon Martin's Dad at University]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:27:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trayvon-Martin-Father-at-Ar.jpg
The father of Trayvon Martin will take the stage at a local university Saturday -- just days after the three-year anniversary of his son's death.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Man Steals Jeep, Rams 3 Police Cars: Authorities]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:53:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-Police.jpg
A New Jersey man faces a slate of charges accusing him of ramming three police squad cars with a stolen Jeep Wrangler after being confronted by officers in farmers market parking lot.]]>
<![CDATA[Sex Offender Arrested at Toll Booth]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:09:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/22815tunnel.jpg
A Queens man, stopped for a traffic violation, was arrested Saturday when records revealed he was wanted in Florida for violating parole as a registered sex offender, Port Authority police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Van Crashes into Fort Worth Gas Station]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:39:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/valero_van_ice.jpg
Employee said he woke up to a loud bang and found a van crashed into the support column.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Leads to Road Headaches]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:56:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SunFeb28_DallasAccidents_TCiesco_6pm_1200x675_405969475579.jpg
Even as the roads started to thaw Saturday, drivers ran into traffic troubles as slick spots remained.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Swedish Teen Found in NY]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 06:24:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/022815teen.JPG
A Swedish teen with Asperger's was found safe early Sunday and reuinted with his father nearly a day after he went missing in New York City, police said. Marcus Kerttu, 15, was scheduled to depart the...

Photo Credit: NYPD]]>
<![CDATA[The Big Freeze: February 2015 by the Numbers]]> Sun, 01 Mar 2015 08:56:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP47401093417.jpg
February 2015 was brutal. The bone-numbing, punishing cold shattered records in the Northeast, making February the coldest month for some cities since reliable records were first kept.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Denton County Transportation Services Suspended for Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:24:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dcta-a-train-cars-new.jpg
The Denton County Transportation Authority is suspending Denton service until further notice due to current weather and road conditions.

Photo Credit: DCTA]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Arboretum to Host Largest Floral Festival in Southwest]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:16:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DallasBlooms030113.jpg
The Dallas Arboretum will be presenting the largest floral festival in the Southwest with Dallas Blooms: Deep in the Hearts of Texas from Feb. 28. through April 12.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Baylor Nursing School to Host 4th Annual Going for the Gold Gala]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:52:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/baylor-generic-02.jpg
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing is hosting its 4th annual Going for the Gold Gala Saturday Feb. 28 at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Anatole Hotel.

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[The T Halts Bus Service for Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:25:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/tbus.gif
The T is suspending all bus routes, including the trolley, until 1 p.m. because of the inclement weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Pets in the Snow - Gallery 2 ]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:21:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pets-in-snow-022815.jpg
NBC 5 Viewers shared photos of their pets in the snow on Friday, February 27, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Latino Cultural Center Looking for Art for Hecho en Dallas Art Exhibit]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:36:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-Dallas-Skyline-dayt.jpg
The Latino Cultural Center is looking for entries for its annual Hecho en Dallas visual art exhibition.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Your Snow Photos - Gallery 3 - February 27, 2015]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:10:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/snowflake-022815.jpg
NBC 5 viewers shared photos of snow from Friday, February, 27, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Causes Several Road Accidents]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:41:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/elmhurst-blizzard1.jpg
The winter weather has lead to several accidents in Dallas on Saturday.

Photo Credit: Kathleen Sachs]]>
<![CDATA[City of Dallas Plans for Winter Weather]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:37:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/generic-dallas-skyline.jpg
The City of Dallas is continuing to monitor the weather conditions.]]>
<![CDATA[Winter Weather Impacts Flights at DFW]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:48:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/120713+dfw+airport+icy+runways.jpg
Runways at DFW Airport remain operational Saturday despite over two inches of snow and an icy glaze. However, the wintry mix of precipitation will have an impact on flight schedules today due to de-icing...]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Tollway Is Icy, Drivers Encouraged to Use Caution]]> Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:24:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/188*120/NTTA+logo.GIF
These are the current conditions of the Nort Texas Tollway Authority regarding the inclement weather.]]>