<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usMon, 24 Apr 2017 20:52:42 -0500Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:52:42 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man Serving Time for Murder Found Guilty of Another]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:52:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/temmie-cooley.jpg
A man serving time for a 2001 murder was found guilty Monday and sentenced to 80 years behind bars for a 1989 cold case murder out of Plano.

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<![CDATA[More Closures Planned This Week for I-35W in Fort Worth]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:44:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-road-work.jpg
There's more closures planned this week for the southbound lanes of I-35W in north Fort Worth.]]>
<![CDATA[Denton PD Search for Vehicle Damaged in Deadly Hit & Run]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:43:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton+police+car.jpg
Denton police say they are looking for a Mazda with damage after a deadly hit and run over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Pollo Tropical Closes All North Texas Locations]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:01:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pollo+tropical.jpg
Addison based Fiesta Restaurant Group announced Monday that it's closing all Pollo Tropical locations in North Texas.

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<![CDATA[Cataract Surgery Leads to Eye Damage: Patients]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:24:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cataract+lawsuit.jpg
Patients say a mix of medications injected during surgery is causing blindness that could be permanent.

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<![CDATA[Teacher's Aide Fired; Video Shows Student Shoved in Class ]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:12:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nwisd+teacher.jpg
A teacher's aide in the Northwest ISD has been fired after a video surfaced showing the man shove a student across a classroom then force the student into an adjacent room.

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<![CDATA[Burleson Teen Shot Twins From 100 Yards Away: Police]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:34:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/burleson-shooting-suspect-tristan-torres-0423.jpg
An 18-year-old Burleson High School student was arraigned Monday on murder charges after police say he showed up to a fistfight with a gun and opened fire, killing a 17-year-old and injuring his twin brother.

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<![CDATA[Apollo 13: 47 Years Later]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:45:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/apollo-13-splashdown.jpg
This month marks the anniversary of NASA's finest hour - the race against time to save the lives on board Apollo 13.

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<![CDATA[Live Video NBC 5's Texas Thunder Truck]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:55:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/022215+Rick+Texas+Thunder+Truck.jpg
Watch video streaming live from NBC 5's Texas Thunder Truck online at NBCDFW.com

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<![CDATA[College Graduate Has a Message for Stepdad Who Said He'd Fail]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:05:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Daivon+Reeder1.png
One college graduate's tweet that recalls the chiling words his stepdad told him years ago has resulted in a viral wave of praise across social media. Daivon Reeder, 22, took to Twitter last week to tweet...

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<![CDATA[Crane Truck Overturns in Dallas, Killing 1]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 20:41:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/crane15.jpg
One person is dead after a boom truck crane toppled over in downtown Dallas Monday afternoon, according to Dallas Fire-Rescue officials.

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<![CDATA[Elementary Evacuates Due to Nearby Gas Leak]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:20:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/classroom5.jpg
A gas leak in North Richland Hills has forced an elementary school to evacuate the campus.]]>
<![CDATA[1992 LA Riots: Death, Destruction, Defiance]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:23:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_92050101716-2.jpg
Twenty-five years later, we take a look back at the 1992 Los Angeles riots.

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<![CDATA[April Is Back! World-Famous NY Giraffe Cam Returns This Week]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:36:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_17105737948344.jpg
Devoted fans of April the giraffe lost their link to her on Friday when her round-the-clock live stream went dark -- but it turns out she's coming back this week for a limited engagement.

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<![CDATA[Ware to Retire a Member of America's Team]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:17:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarcus-ware-rebound.jpg
DeMarcus Ware announces Monday morning he will sign a contract and retire as a Dallas Cowboy.

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<![CDATA[7 in 10 Back Independent Probe of Russia, Election: Poll]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:05:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/189*120/quien-es-putin17.jpg
Committees in both the House and Senate are looking into Russia's involvement in the 2016 election, but nearly three-quarters of Americans would prefer an independent, non-partisan commission, according to...

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<![CDATA[I-35E Reopens in Waxahachie after Fiery Semi Crash]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:45:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/waxahachie-i35e-crash-day.jpg
Authorities say Interstate 35E is shut down in Waxahachie Monday morning due to a fiery crash involving an 18-wheeler.

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<![CDATA[Grapevine's Mckenna Grace Finds Success in 'Gifted']]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:53:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckenna-grace-grapevine.jpg
A little girl from Texas earned top billing in the movie, "Gifted."

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<![CDATA[What Determines Hail Size?]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:27:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-hail.jpg
Friday night there were several large hail reports in North Texas as severe thunderstorms rolled through.

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<![CDATA[Lawyer in United Incident Takes on American Airlines Case]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:34:08 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/668160466-Thomas-Demetrio-Press-Conference.jpg
The woman at the heart of a confrontation on an American Airlines Friday will be represented by the same lawyer working on behalf of the passenger dragged off a United Airlines flight earlier this month,...

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<![CDATA[2 Injured in Crash After Police Chase in Dallas]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 05:16:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dso-chase1.jpg
Authorities say a man and woman were injured in a crash that followed a police chase in Dallas County Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[2 Rescued from Loose Scaffold at Frisco Construction Site]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:55:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco-scaffold.jpg
One person was rescued from scaffolding that came loose at a construction site in Frisco Monday morning, police said.

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<![CDATA[California Gears Up to Fight Trump on Car Emissions]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:18:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/134002821-405-traffic-generic.jpg
Even as President Trump pulls back on regulations governing car emissions, part of a broader policy of overturning environmental protections enacted by the Obama administration, California is determinedly headed...

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<![CDATA[Girl's Medical Fight Inspires 'Just for J' 5K]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:49:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tmsg-042417.jpg
Monday's Tell Me Something Good celebrated the inspiration of a little girl named Jacqueline.]]>
<![CDATA[Texas Wesleyan Football Reboots After 75 Years]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:44:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/twu-rams-football-helmet.JPG
When Texas Wesleyan University took the field for their spring football game Sunday, marking the team's first action since 1941.

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<![CDATA[Dak Prescott Participates in Kicking Camp]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:40:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dak-camp.jpg
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott participates in the One On One Kicking camp in Frisco.

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