<![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, 24 May 2015 08:37:13 -0500 Sun, 24 May 2015 08:37:13 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[ ]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 07:19:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Brian+James+2.jpg
Majority of the rain will end this morning with only scattered showers & storms this afternoon. More rain on Monday though.

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<![CDATA[One Dead After Pileup Along I-30 in Rockwall]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 22:47:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/052315+Rockwall+accident.jpg
Several 18-wheelers and cars collide along I-30 in Rockwall, killing one person and injuring others.

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<![CDATA[Storms Continue All Morning]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 07:14:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/James+052415web7day.jpg
NBC 5 Meteorologist Brian James has the latest forecast for Sunday, May 24, 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Overnight Storms Cause Flooding And Damage]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 07:35:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/052415+Abram+Arlington+flooding.jpg
Storms that moved through early Sunday morning cause flash flooding.

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<![CDATA[High Water Closes Many Boat Ramps ]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 12:33:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lake-levels-051415.jpg
A higher than normal rainfall this spring means many boat ramps at North Texas lakes will be closed for the Memorial Day weekend.

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<![CDATA[Video From NBC 5's Texas Thunder Truck]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 22:38:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Texas+THunder+Truck+New+Image+Storms.jpg
Watch video streaming live from NBC 5's Texas Thunder Truck.

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<![CDATA[Remembering Cowboys Fan Rio Cantu]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 21:31:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rio-cantu-cowboys.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney remembers Rio Cantu, a Glen Rose teenager who was a huge Cowboys fan. He passed away earlier this month from the cancer he battled so valiantly.

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<![CDATA[Youth Soccer Coach Threatens Parent]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 19:10:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/robert+riccuiti.jpg
A Long Island, New York, youth soccer coach was arrested after sending a profanity-laced email to a parent who was concerned about his 6-year-old son's playing time, police said.

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<![CDATA[Texas Task Force One Ready For Flood Rescues]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 20:30:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/052315+Texas+Task+Force+One.jpg
One of the state's elite rescue teams is staging in Denton County, preparing to rescue North Texans caught in high water.

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<![CDATA[Missing Kayaker's Body May Be Found]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 21:41:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/52315kayak.jpg
A body police discovered Saturday in the Hudson River appears to be the 46-year-old missing kayaker allegedly killed last month by his fiancee, according to a forensic specialist close to the case.]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Scouts Replace Stolen Flags]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 20:32:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/elsinore-veteran-cemetery-flag-memorial-day.jpg
A group of Girl Scouts may deserve a "Saving Memorial Day" badge after their quick thinking preserved a Southern California cemetery's tradition of honoring veterans. The girls of Troop 1124 scrambled Saturday...

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<![CDATA[Soldier Father Surprises Daughter]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 23:14:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Soldier+Reunites+With+Daughter.jpg
Trent Shoemaker has served in the U.S. Army for more than 20 years and has been deployed to Iraq and Bosnia. Due to his role as a Flight Operations Specialist based in Jacksonville, Florida, Shoemaker only gets...]]>
<![CDATA[Guilty Verdict in Deanna Cook Murder Trial]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 19:09:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Delvecchio+Patrick.jpg
Delvecchio Patrick is guilty of murdering ex-wife Deanna Cook, the woman whose unanswered 911 call brought community outrage, a jury decided Friday.

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<![CDATA[Vehicle Over Bridge, 3 Dead: MedStar]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 21:22:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/221*120/052315+Hurst+820+121+crash.jpg
Police say an accident involving a vehicle flipping over a bridge killed three people. MedStar reports the crash is inside the Hurst city limits.

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<![CDATA[Police Search for Escapee in Handcuffs]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 11:31:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mondragon1.jpg
Cockrell Hill police say they are searching for a felony escapee who may still be handcuffed.

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<![CDATA[SUV Crashes Into North Dallas Home]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 10:24:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SUV+Into+Home+052315.jpg
A SUV crashed into a home in North Dallas overnight, sending the driver to the hospital.

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<![CDATA[One Dead, One Injured in Dallas Crash]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 10:05:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+Crash+052315.jpg
One person is dead and one person was injured after the car they were in crashed into a pole in Dallas overnight.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested After 2 Kidnapping Attempts: DPD]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 09:14:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jerrod-Prescott-Graves.jpg
Dallas police say they arrested a man after he tried to kidnap a child and a teenager on two separate occasions.

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<![CDATA[Missing 9-Year-Old Dallas Girl Found Safe]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 11:42:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bryanna-gadlin.jpg
The Dallas Police Department say 9-year-old Bryanna Gadlin has been found safe.

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<![CDATA[Funeral for Dean in Amtrak Wreck]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 21:45:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/derrick+griffith+funeral.jpg
Friends, family and students packed into a Bronx church Friday evening to mourn the CUNY dean who was killed in last week's deadly Amtrak derailment. Outside the Community Protestant Church on Gun Hill...]]>
<![CDATA[3 Dead in Crash in Ellis County Near Red Oak]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 09:55:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Red+Oak+Wreck+052315.jpg
Three people are dead after a crash in Ellis County near Red Oak Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Special Exhibit at Kimbell Art Museum]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 07:01:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kimbell+art.jpg
The collection of Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass is on display at Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth until May 24, 2015.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Cops Escort Girls to Dance]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 02:50:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/daddy-daughter-dance.jpg
Many of the girls who attended the Chicago Police Department's first-ever "Daddy Daughter Dance" Friday night hail from neighborhoods where poverty and violence leave little for celebration.

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<![CDATA[Vets Rescuing Oil-Soaked Pelicans]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 19:52:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/228*120/5-22-15-Pelican.JPG
There's no guarantee they will survive, but this could be their only shot.]]>
<![CDATA[High Water Threatens Homes Around Lake Lewisville]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:51:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/228*120/boat+lake.JPG
Lakes across North Texas continue to rise and there is no relief in the near sight. Day after day, rain is in the forecast.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Security Guard Tackles Man in ATM Theft Attempt]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:33:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/atm+theft+takedown.JPG
Dallas police are looking for a masked suspect behind an attempted ATM theft. And if it weren't for the quick action of a security guard, a second man would've gotten away.

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<![CDATA[Sadie's Story: Parents Shine Light on Suicide, Social Media]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 23:01:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sadie-walker.jpg
For David and Norma Walker, of Garland, Christmas 2014 started early in the morning just like it does for so many other families.

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<![CDATA[More Than 1 Involved in DC Murders]]> Sun, 24 May 2015 06:57:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wint+mugshot.jpg
Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they were slain in their home last week, according to new court documents filed Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Merry Old "Sand" of Oz Wows in Arlington]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:03:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/sand+sculpture+wizard+of+oz.JPG
You may never look at sand the same way again after you visit Arlington's newest attraction.

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<![CDATA[Isla Vista Victim's Dad Fights for Gun Laws]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 08:57:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/VICTIM+FATHER.JPG
Since his son, Christopher, was killed during a shooting rampage in Isla Vista, California, a year ago Saturday, Richard Martinez has upended his life to advocate for gun control.
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<![CDATA["Victory Parade" Police Pursuit]]> Sat, 23 May 2015 02:16:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/194*120/5-22-15_Citizen_Arrest.JPG
A bizarre slow-speed chase of a man in a convertible Ford Mustang ended peacefully Friday when a man stepped into traffic and in front of the car and stopped it, forcing the driver to surrender. The man in the...]]>
<![CDATA[Group That Organized Biker Mtg. Gets City Proclamation]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 21:33:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/waco-biker-shooting-scene-%2812%29.jpg
The same group that organized a biker meeting in Texas that ended in violence has received a proclamation from the Waco City Council designating May as "Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month."

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<![CDATA[Cops Trained to Interact With Vets]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 22:09:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vets+training+white+plains.jpg
Lives are being changed for returning combat veterans, thanks to one idea hatched by a former first responder six years ago in White Plains, New York. "Education has been my best weapon, I think, to help...]]>
<![CDATA[Lake-Area Business Owners Concerned About Floods]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:46:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flood-sign.jpg
The owners of several local businesses near lakes are worried about the effects of recent rain and floods with the Memorial Day holiday coming.

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<![CDATA[Woman Indicted in Mattress Murder]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 18:30:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hotel+garden+inn+death.jpg
A 31-year-old woman was indicted Friday on murder and robbery charges in the death of a 28-year-old man found bloodied and unconscious under a mattress at a midtown Manhattan hotel blocks from the Empire...

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