<![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 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:44:10 -0500 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:44:10 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Nina Pham Remains in Fair Condition]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:10:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pham-dog.jpg
Officials with the National Institutes of Health say Dallas nurse and Ebola patient Nina Pham is still in fair condition.

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<![CDATA[Lewisville Police Investigating Recent Attacks]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:48:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lewisville+TX+suspect.jpg
Lewisville police released a sketch of a suspect they believe may be behind several attacks since August along Highway 121 near Timber Creek.

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<![CDATA[Suspected Indiana Serial Killer Has Texas Connection]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:00:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Darren-Vann.jpg
Police investigating the slayings of seven northwestern Indiana women whose bodies were found over the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has indicated there...

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<![CDATA[Plano Police Search for Serial Bank Robber]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:32:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plano-robbery-suspect.jpg
Plano police say they need the public's help finding the person responsible for robbing at least three banks this month.

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<![CDATA[Vets Test Nina Pham's Dog for Ebola Virus]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:49:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Bentley-Thumb-101914.jpg
A team of specially-trained veterinarians started testing Ebola patient Nina Pham's dog, Bentley, for the virus.]]>
<![CDATA[Christina Morris Reward Raised to $25,000]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:24:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/christina-morris.jpg
The reward for a 23-year-old woman missing since Aug. 30 has been raised to $25,000.

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<![CDATA[Dallas County Starts Testing for Ebola]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:02:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Blood-Test-Generic.jpg
The Department of Defense late Friday approved a measure that allows Dallas County Health and Human Services to test for the Ebola virus.

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<![CDATA["Heartbroken": Families Mourn 7 Victims Tied to Suspected Serial Killer ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:36:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Afrika-Hardy.jpg
One of seven women whose bodies were discovered in Indiana over the weekend was remembered as a "fighter" Monday, as authorities continued to investigate a killing they now believe uncovered a string of slayings...
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<![CDATA[Debris Lingers Weeks After North Texas Storm]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:54:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+storm+cleanup.jpg
The cleanup continues nearly three weeks after an early October storm swept through North Texas, knocking out power to thousands and downing trees and limbs at a rate approaching that of the ice storm...

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<![CDATA[Driver Killed in Head-On Crash Near Sanger High School]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:43:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic+Police+Lights+bar.jpg
One person has died after a head-on collision Monday afternoon along Farm to Market Road 455 near Sanger High School.

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<![CDATA[Bluebonnets Are Back: JCPenney Field Reseeded]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:31:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Plano+bluebonnets+Liz+Alexander.jpg
An Allen mother wants to restore a Texas tradition by raising money to reseed the bluebonnet field at JCPenney headquarters in Plano.

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<![CDATA[CDC Unveils New Ebola Gear Guidelines]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:55:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP377346880200.jpg
Health officials have released long-awaited new guidelines for how health workers should gear up to treat Ebola patients, calling for protective garb that covers their bodies entirely and for trained monitors to...

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<![CDATA[$3.7M Project to Widen Busy Mansfield Road]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:21:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Debbie+Lane+Mansfield.jpg
East Debbie Lane is a two-lane road that can be frustrating at times for many drivers in Mansfield, but a multimillion dollar widening project now underway is aiming to fix that.

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<![CDATA[TX DPS Opening Saturdays to Provide Election IDs]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:03:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/texas-voter-id-eic.jpg
Whether you plan to vote early or on Election Day, you'll need identification if you plan to cast a ballot.

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<![CDATA[Plano Considers Re-Zoning Land at Haggard Farm]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:47:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Plano+Texas+field+water+tower.jpg
After neighbors in West Plano pushed back against a re-zoning request, most of a more than 300-acre development project is on hold.

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<![CDATA[4 Children Cleared for Ebola Back in School]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:00:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ll-hotchkiss.jpg
Four of the five children just removed from the Ebola watch list headed back to their Dallas elementary schools Monday, as school officials promised to make them feel welcome in class following their three-week...

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<![CDATA[Police Detail NH Festival Chaos]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:11:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Keene+State+incident+1.jpg
Eighty-four people were arrested during riots at a New Hampshire community's annual pumpkin festival, and authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying more]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Judge: Treat Ebola Contacts with 'Dignity, Respect']]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:46:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/judge-clay-jenkins.jpg
Dallas officials ask the public to treat the 43 people, including five children, taken off the Ebola watch list at midnight Monday with "dignity and respect."

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<![CDATA[Presbyterian Nurses: "This Could Happen to Any Hospital"]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:13:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cole-edmonson-presby-crop.jpg
Dallas officials ask the public to treat the 43 people, including five children, taken off the Ebola watch list at midnight Monday with "dignity and respect]]>
<![CDATA[Mavs' Starting Five Gets Rave Reviews in Debut]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:18:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457402746.jpg
Dallas' starting five made its debut a glorious one against LeBron James.

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<![CDATA[Hearing to Update State's Response to Ebola]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:34:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/121580052.jpg
The state's House of Representatives Committee on County Affairs receives an update on Texas' response and preparedness for Ebola.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead After Vehicle Rolled in Grand Prairie]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:43:42 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gp-fatal-wreck.jpg
Grand Prairie police say one person is dead after a rollover wreck on Interstate 20 early Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys 31, Giants 21: Whitt Watch Top 10]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:03:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4575133801.jpg
The Cowboys are 6-1. I never expected to type that this season. And, admit it, you never thought you'd read it.

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<![CDATA[Simple Mistakes Lead to Identity Thief]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:56:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dave+Lieber+102014.jpg
The Dallas Morning News Watchdog columnist Dave Lieber takes a look at the simple mistakes that can lead to identity theft if you're not careful.]]>
<![CDATA[Monica Lewinsky Joins Twitter]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:58:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/451542370.jpg
Monica Lewisnky joined Twitter on Monday, posting the hashtag: #HereWeGo under the Twitter handle @MonicaLewinsky.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Locate Missing Woman]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:31:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DeeAnnGreen1.jpg
Dallas police say they located a 43-year-old woman who went missing early Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Texas State Fair Comes to a Close]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:27:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Amanda-State_Fair_10p_1200x675_345049155992.jpg
NBC5's Amanda Guerra reports on the highlights of the 2014 Texas State Fair.]]>