<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/top-storieshttp://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.pngNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worthhttp://www.nbcdfw.comen-usSun, 24 Jul 2016 19:32:29 -0500Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:32:29 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[3,300 Local Pets Adopted for Clear the Shelters]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:59:08 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/202*120/cts+dfw+rain.JPG
More than 3,000 animals were adopted Saturday at animal shelters across North Texas during the annual Clear the Shelters event.

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<![CDATA[Man Fatally Shot at Grand Prairie Sports Bar]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:40:03 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_185887181_police_lights_generic1.jpg
A man was shot to death at a Grand Prairie sports bar Sunday at around 3 a.m., according to Grand Prairie police.

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<![CDATA[Ambassador Stevens' Mom to GOP: Stop Exploiting His Name]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 08:43:33 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-543417512.jpg
The mother of the U.S. ambassador killed in the 2012 attack in Benghazi has asked that Donald Trump and the Republican Party to stop the "opportunistic and cynical" use of her son's name and death."As...

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<![CDATA[Explosion Kills 1, Injures 10 in Ansbach, Germany]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:28:11 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AnsbachMap.png
An explosion in Ansbach, Germany, has killed one person and injured ten others Sunday, police told NBC News. Michael Konrad, a spokesman for police in Nuremberg, told NBC News they believe the blast was...

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<![CDATA[Trump Aide Dismisses Russian Link to DNC Email Leak]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:17:34 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PaulManafort-GettyImages-524993070.jpg
A top Donald Trump campaign adviser dismissed allegations that Russian hackers were behind the DNC email leak, NBC News reported. Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort said it showed how “desperate” Hillary...

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<![CDATA[4 Dead after Cowboys Bus Collision in West Arizona]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:31:16 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KSNV+Cowboys+Bus+Crash.jpg
A Dallas Cowboys tour bus collided with a van 80 miles southeast of Las Vegas. No one on the bus was hurt.

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<![CDATA[Munich Gunman Planned Attack: Police]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:50:44 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Munich-AP_16206400473478.jpg
The 18-year-old gunman behind the shooting at the Munich shopping mall on Friday spent at least a year planning the attack, and visited the site of a 2009 school massacre, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Mary Kay Convention Returns to Support Dallas]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:25:03 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/521393198.jpg
The annual convention of Mary Kay sales representatives is one of the first major events to return to downtown since the ambush shooting on police a little more than two weeks ago.]]>
<![CDATA[Child Dies After Being Left in Hot Car: Dallas Police]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:24:43 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hot-car-sun.jpg
A child left in a hot vehicle is being transported to the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center, according to Dallas Fire-Rescue.

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<![CDATA[Millennials Less Likely to Support Gun Control: Poll]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:02:11 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GunControl-AP_16183685320961.jpg
Recent polling shows millennials are less likely than those over 30 to support strict gun laws, NBC News reported.A Gallup poll from October 2015 found that 50 percent of 18-29-year-olds support stricter...

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<![CDATA[Marte Flying Under the Radar in Frisco]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:38:44 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Luis+Marte+Frisco.jpg
Frisco shortstop Luis Marte is quietly making an impact at Double-A Frisco this season.]]>
<![CDATA[SMU Looks to Become Bowl Eligible Under Chad Morris]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:43:22 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/497171286.jpg
While SMU's record was 2-10, that does not tell the whole story. Quarterback Matt Davis took a huge step forward and the team scored more than twice as many rushing touchdowns as the season prior, a direct...]]>
<![CDATA[Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign as DNC Chair]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:23:38 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16148564916949-debbie-wasserman-schultz.jpg
Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she will step down at end of party's convention. DNC Vice Chair Donna Brazile will serve as interim chair through the election.The announcement...

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<![CDATA[Aggravated Robbery in Dallas Leads to Officer-Involved Shooting]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:04:15 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-03.jpg
An aggravated robbery in Dallas led to an officer-involved shooting at 1700 Chattanooga.

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<![CDATA[Bloomberg to Endorse Clinton at DNC]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:57:39 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-468907398.jpg
Michael Bloomberg is expected to endorse Hillary Clinton during his speech at the Democratic National Convention, an adviser for the former New York City mayor told NBC News.Bloomberg is making the endorsement...

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<![CDATA[Driver Hurt in Fiery Crash Near Kaufman County]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:36:43 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/college_mound_crash_1200x675_731237443815.jpg
A fiery crash took place Sunday morning near Kaufman County.]]>
<![CDATA[Syrian Migrant Kills Woman With Machete in Germany]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 14:20:08 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Syrian+Machete+Attacker+Germany.png
A Syrian man killed a woman with a machete and wounded two others outside a bus station in Germany Sunday before being arrested, NBC News reported.The 21-year-old asylum seeker, who was known to police,...

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<![CDATA[Fact Checking Clinton’s Greatest Hits]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:00:23 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/HillaryClinton-AP_16140607364144.jpg
In advance of the Democratic National Convention, which begins July 25 in Philadelphia, we present a wrap-up of some of the more egregious falsehoods from Hillary Clinton, who is set to accept her party’s...

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<![CDATA[Mom of Slain NY Escort Found Dead]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:36:48 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sdfdsfsdfsdffffffffff.jpg
The mother of a New Jersey escort whose 2010 disappearance led to the discovery of 10 butchered bodies on a Long Island beach has been killed, and her other daughter has been charged in the slaying.The...

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<![CDATA[Summer Heat Takes Toll on Texas Roads]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:54:54 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Heat+and+Roads.jpg
The triple digit temperatures have already caused some serious damage to North Texas roadways this summer, and experts say drivers need to keep those conditions in mind.

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<![CDATA[Trump on Convention Speech: 'It Was Very Optimistic' ]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:07:12 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trump+on+RNC+Speech.png
Donald Trump pushed back against critics who called his speech at the Republican National Convention Thursday night too pessimistic, telling NBC's Chuck Todd he offered an optimistic message because "we're going...

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<![CDATA[Clear the Shelters Adoption Photos - 1]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:20:04 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/9918bde096c94ea4afe2f1046559a331.JPG.jpg
Clear the Shelters is a nationwide campaign to find loving homes for pets from participating shelters.

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<![CDATA[DNC CFO Apologizes for Email Questioning Sanders' Religion]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 09:07:14 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bernie+sanders+anuncios+democrata.jpg
The chief financial officer of the Democratic National Committee apologized Saturday for the "insensitive" contents of an email leaked by the website WikiLeaks, which appears to refer to Bernie Sanders but does...

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<![CDATA['No Indications' Munich Shooting Was Linked to ISIS: Police]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 19:33:32 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Munich-Shooting-GettyImages-579198418.jpg
Police said there were “no indications” the teenage gunman who killed nine people and then himself at a mall in Munich, Germany, had any links to terror groups including ISIS, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Man Completes Walk Across US]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 01:39:30 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Ben+Davis.jpg
A man who walked for five months from the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean finished his trek Saturday in Boston, Massachusetts.Ben Davis started his walk as a personal goal but along the way became...

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<![CDATA[Mavericks Build Basketball Court in West]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:55:02 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/west_builds_mavs_court_10pm_7-23-16_1200x675_731135043968.jpg
The Dallas Mavericks unveiled a brand new basketball court in West, Texas near the fertilizer plant that exploded in 2013.]]>
<![CDATA[MedStar Increases Priority Responses Due to Heat]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 23:12:43 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072316+MedStar+Heat+Response.jpg
Due to the current heat index, Fort Worth's MedStar Mobile Healthcare implemented its extreme weather response procedures.

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<![CDATA[Munich Witness Comforted Victim, Haunted by Last Words]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:57:24 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MemorialMunich-AP_16205734976102.jpg
A witness to the shooting spree in Munich, Germany, recalled scenes of terror and panic Saturday as a memorial grew outside the shopping center where the rampage took place, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA['Blue Lives Matter' Gains Traction Among Conservatives]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:39:26 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-578666050.jpg
A new movement is emerging among Republican candidates and officeholders, contrasting the liberal-dominated Black Lives Matters movement, according to NBC News. “Blue Lives Matter” has already become...

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<![CDATA[2 Dead, 1 Child Injured in Shooting]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:07:44 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police+tape+3.jpg
The Miami Police Department said two adults are dead and a child was injured in a shooting on Saturday.Police responded to reports of multiple people found shot. A male and a female were confirmed dead, while...
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<![CDATA[Thousands in Fort Worth Enjoy Large Water Slide]]>Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:53:37 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/072316+Fort+Worth+Slide+The+City.jpg
Thousands in Fort Worth take part in "Slide The City" -- a huge water slide set up on Main Street.

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<![CDATA[Prince the Pigeon: Her Beak Was Broken But Not Her Spirit]]>Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:06:33 -0500http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/prince-adopted.jpg
The baby pigeon with a broken beak was found in April, barely 3 weeks old and about to be euthanized.Instead the vet technician got in touch with Elizabeth Young at Palomacy, a rescue organization for pigeons...

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