<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2016 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, 05 Feb 2016 16:21:58 -0600 Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:21:58 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Ethan Couch Moved to Tarrant County Adult Jail]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:01:06 -0600

Right: Ethan Couch mugshot taken at the Tarrant County Corrections Center, Feb. 5, 2016.]]>

Right: Ethan Couch mugshot taken at the Tarrant County Corrections Center, Feb. 5, 2016.]]> http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ethan-couch-composite.jpg
Ethan Couch, the Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving crash, was moved Friday afternoon from a juvenile detention center to the Tarrant County Correction Center in Downtown...

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<![CDATA[CDC Issues Updated Zika Guidelines ]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:48:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/175*120/TLMD-Microcefalia-GettyImages-507089272.jpg
A Brazilian health official warned pregnant women to think twice before giving a kiss as global measures mounted Friday against the Zika virus suspected of a link to birth defects.

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<![CDATA[Criminal Investigation Into Denton Ryan Hoax Call: Police]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:17:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BR+HS+LOCKDOWN.jpg
A Denton Ryan High School student could face disciplinary action after an apparent hoax threat caused a lockdown at the school Thursday, police say.

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<![CDATA[New Anti-Panhandling Signs In Deep Ellum]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:16:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/anti+panhandling+signs.jpg
Dozens of new anti-panhandling signs are going up in Deep Ellum, with a unique strategy to combat the problem--focus on the customers and patrons who dig in their pockets for spare change, by reminding...

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<![CDATA[North Texas Bikers Form Church in Corinth]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:53:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Biker+Church.jpg
The Rushing Wind Biker Church will hold their first official service Sunday morning behind the Harley Davidson dealership in Corinth.

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<![CDATA[Crime Scene Investigated After Body Found in Wilmer]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:39:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Crime+scene+tape+generic.jpg
Police are investigating the death of a person whose body was found sometime Friday in Wilmer.

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<![CDATA[Las Vegas Newspaper Endorses Marco Rubio]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:38:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MarcoRubio-AP_480187241596.jpg
The Las Vegas Review-Journal endorsed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Friday, NBC News reported. "Our reasons for endorsing Sen. Rubio are many. Notably, the Florida senator has deep personal connections to the...

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<![CDATA[Gov. Abbott Supports Cross on Patrol Vehicles ]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:12:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Greg_abbott_announcement.jpg
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott supports Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson’s decision to allow his officer’s to display a cross with a thin blue line on their patrol vehicles.

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<![CDATA[Deadly Train, Semi-Truck Collision in Denton Co.]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:22:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/justin+crash.jpg
Breaking news from NBC 5. Crews are responding to a train that collided with a dump truck in Denton County.

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<![CDATA[Resident Shoots, Kills Suspected Burglar: Police]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:51:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/dallas-freeport-shooting.JPG
A man armed with a shotgun was shot and killed Friday morning trying to burglarize an East Dallas home, police say.

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<![CDATA['Surprise! I'm Still Alive!' Contract Killing Doesn't Go as Planned]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:51:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/012209-Funeral-Service.jpg
"Kill her," he said. Those were the words that Noela Rukundo heard come through the speakerphone. The voice on the other end of the line was her de facto husband, the BBC reported.

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<![CDATA[Zika Scare Reopens Abortion Debate in Brazil]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:51:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BrazilPregnantZika-AP_757089715997.jpg
Fears over the Zika virus are reopening the debate over abortion in Brazil, where the procedure is illegal under most cases, NBC News reported. Brazilian bishops opposed a petition seeking to expand abortion...

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<![CDATA[Time-Lapse: Watch the Demolition of Candlestick Park]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:24:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CANDLESTICK+GIF_18147279.gif
As the San Francisco 49ers’ new home, Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, gets ready to host Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, the development company building a new mixed-used complex released time-lapse video of Candlestick...

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<![CDATA[Sea Lion Pup Found Sleeping in San Diego Restaurant Booth]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:10:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Seal-Pup-Marine-Room-8-Guillas.jpg
Tiny sea lion, party of one. A 20-pound sea lion pup was found sleeping in a booth at a popular seaside restaurant in San Diego, likely searching for a cozy nook and, fittingly, a bite to eat.

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<![CDATA[President Obama Takes Victory Lap on Economy]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:28:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/President-Obama-AP_125147827636.jpg
Buoyed by wage-gains and record low unemployment, President Barack Obama underscored on Friday that his administration's efforts have helped usher in an economic recovery, NBC News reported. "We should be proud...

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<![CDATA[Clinton, Sanders Show Sharp Differences in New Hampshire Debate]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 03:49:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NH_DEBATE_AP_709409151846.jpg
Thursday's Democratic presidential debate on MSNBC offered the clearest, rawest, and most specific examination of two fundamentally different philosophies about the character and future of the Democratic...

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Crane Topple Over in Lower Manhattan]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:20:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CRANE_COLLAPSE_actual_collapse_no_audio_glenn_1280x720_616949827715.jpg
Viewer video shows the moment the crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[JC Penney Explores Possible HQ Sale, Partial Leaseback]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:06:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages_450830623.jpg
Plano-based J.C. Penney is considering selling and partially leasing back its headquarters to help lower debt and create long-term savings.

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<![CDATA[Abandoned Cars at D/FW Airport Could Pose Security Threat]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:55:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw+airport+idle+cars.jpg
NBC 5 Investigates went undercover and caught drivers leaving cars abandoned right in front of airport terminals at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport -- and sometimes police don’t seem to respond to...

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<![CDATA[Free Eye Exams, Glasses at Kids Vision Fest]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:13:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kidfest-kid-reading.jpg
Helping kids see better is the focus of an event today in Tarrant County. Friday nearly 1,000 children will receive free eye exams and glasses at the Kids Vision Fest.

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<![CDATA[Popular Trail Still Closed Due to Floods]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:20:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/water-rocks.jpg
A popular hiking and biking trail is still closed several months after spring flooding of the Grapevine Lake caused significant erosion along its shores.

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<![CDATA[Boil Water Notice Rescinded in North Fort Worth]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/boil-water1.gif
A boil water notice issued Thursday for parts of far north Fort Worth was rescinded Friday morning, according to city officials.

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<![CDATA[Arlington School Reopens After Power Outage]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:17:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/moore-es-power.jpg
Mary Moore Elementary School in Arlington reopens Friday after being closed Thursday due to a power outage caused by downed power lines.

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<![CDATA[Family of 6 Found Dead in Home]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:25:32 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Gage+Park+Home.png
Investigators found no signs of forced entry inside a Gage Park house where six family members were found slain in the Southwest Side neighborhood, Chicago police announced Friday. Chicago Police Chief...

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<![CDATA[Fan Heaters Recalled Due to Fire Hazard]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 06:56:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fan-recall.jpg
Fan heaters sold exclusively at Bed Bath & Beyond are being recalled because they pose a fire hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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<![CDATA[Poll: Trump Holds Lead in N.H., Rubio Gains Ground]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 06:50:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Rubio-Trump-Split.jpg
Donald Trump continues to lead Tuesday's New Hampshire primary after his second-place finish in Iowa, but Marco Rubio has gained ground on him, according to a new NBC/WSJ/Marist poll conducted after the...

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<![CDATA[Buying a Used Car? Here's What You Need to Know]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:11:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/responds-car.jpg
A woman just wanted to buy her teenaged daughter her first car but all she got was headaches until she called NBC5 Responds for help.

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<![CDATA[Waxahachie Student Arrested After Outburst at School]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:46:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dunaway+Elementary+School.jpg
A Waxahachie special education student was arrested for allegedly assaulting staff at Dunaway Elementary School.

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<![CDATA[Registration Deadline Friday for Carollton Firefighting Exam]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 06:17:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Fire_Truck_Generic_NECN_Chris_Caesar.jpg
Registration for the city of Carrolton's fire entrance exam ends Friday, Feb. 5.]]>
<![CDATA[Manziel's Ex Says He Hit Her Several Times: Police]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 04:38:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453788746.jpg
Fort Worth police have released a report about the incident involving Johnny Manziel and his ex-girlfriend that occurred last weekend.

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