<![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, 29 Nov 2015 01:26:31 -0600 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 01:26:31 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[West Texas Amber Alert for Missing Infant]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:54:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/amber_alert_phoenix_mason.jpg
Texas DPS has issued an active Amber Alert for a missing infant from West Texas.

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<![CDATA[ER Patient Tested for 'Ebola-Like Symptoms']]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:22:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/emergency+room+hospital.jpg
VA North Texas says a patient with symptoms similar to Ebola Virus Disease was seen at its emergency room Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Remembering Officer Garrett Swasey]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:34:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*164/TMD-Garrett-Swasey-policia-de-colorado-asesinado.JPG
The death of University of Colorado police officer Garrett Swasey is hitting hard for many not just in the world of law enforcement, but also competitive ice skating. Friend and fellow skater Nancy Kerrigan...

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<![CDATA[Man Killed by Police After Saying He Killed His Girlfriend]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:45:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Seagoville_shooting_112815.jpg
A Seagoville man was shot and killed by police early Saturday after calling 911 and reporting he'd killed his girlfriend, police say.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Shooting Claims One Life]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 13:13:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlington-police-car-generic.jpg
The Arlington Police Department are investigating a shooting that took place at about 9:40 p.m. Friday that ended in one death and another wounded.

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<![CDATA[Thief Swipes Christmas Gifts From Mansfield Home]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:23:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mansfield_Christmas_Gift_Thief.jpg
Police in Mansfield are searching for a Christmas thief.]]>
<![CDATA[Tip Leads to Murder Charge for Oak Cliff Shooting]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:57:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tlmd_generic_dallas_police_car1.jpg
Dallas police say the man suspected of abducting and killing Jamal Lewis has been charged with murder.]]>
<![CDATA[Brothers Take Selfie With Rescued Bald Eagle]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:43:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/12274514_10153767094985948_8246360514611169966_n_188ad7ec63c97311a3ffd23d663cd64f.nbcnews-ux-320-320.jpg
Two Canadian brothers who rescued a bald eagle from a trap took the rare chance to snap a selfie with the stately creature before setting it free. Michael Fletcher, 29, said he was hunting with his brother...

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<![CDATA[Shooting Leaves 2 Hurt in Fort Worth]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:41:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-police-generic-tape.jpg
Two people were hurt in a shooting in east Fort Worth Saturday evening.

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<![CDATA[Lake Worth Closed to Boat Traffic]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:52:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/0bd9a05e2042417aae3e2db2b7807589.jpg
After several days of persistent rain, all city operated boat ramps on Lake Worth are closed.

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<![CDATA['No More Baby Parts': Shooting Suspect Alleged Comments]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:37:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Colorado+Gunman.jpg
The day after a gunman killed three people and shot nine others at a Colorado Planned Parenthood office, officials tell NBC News a motive remains unclear, but say the suspect talked about politics and...

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<![CDATA[FB Post of Dog Muzzled With Duct Tape Sparks Investigation ]]> Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:22:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/112815+dog+mouth+new.jpg
Police in Connecticut have been inundated with messages of outrage and concern over a Facebook post showing a dog muzzled with duct tape that has gone viral on social media. A Facebook account under the name of...
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<![CDATA[Driver Rescued from Floods Near Seagoville]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:52:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Seagoville_Flood_rescue_112815.jpg
Rescue crews pulled a driver from flood waters near Seagoville Saturday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Calif. Newborn Found Buried Alive]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:23:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newborn+baby+riverside+riverbed+1128+2015.jpg
A newborn girl was found buried alive near a riverbed in Compton, California, Friday and now officials are seeking the public's help for information on her abandonment. As deputies canvassed the area,...

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<![CDATA[King Tut's Tomb May Conceal Egypt's Lost Queen]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:41:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_205435125768.jpg
Chances are high that the tomb of Ancient Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun has passages to a hidden chamber, which may be the last resting place of the lost Queen Nefertiti, experts said on Saturday. There is...

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<![CDATA[Putin Orders Economic Sanctions Against Turkey After Downing of Plane]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:16:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_187574577692.jpg
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane. The decree published on the Kremlin's website Saturday...

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<![CDATA[Open Mic Classical Nights]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:42:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Buzz+Brews.jpg
Hidden talents shine on Tuesday nights at one local Dallas bar.]]>
<![CDATA[Flood Waters Stall Out 2 Vehicles in Fort Worth]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 13:01:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/road+closed.jpg
Fort Worth Fire Department found two empty vehicles stalled out due to high water on the service road southbound of Highway 360 south of Trinity Boulevard.]]>
<![CDATA[McKinney Firefighters Rescue Man, Dog From Flood]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:17:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dog-rescued1.jpg
A dramatic rescue of a man and his dog unfolded in McKinney as a round of heavy rain moved through the area Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Massive Flames Rip Through Flower Mound Home]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:26:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fm+fire+image.jpg
A Flower Mound family having dinner escaped a house fire on Friday night.

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<![CDATA[2 Children Killed in Crash With Speeding Driver: DSO]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 13:11:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wALKER-AND-SCENE.jpg
A 12-year-old and a baby were killed when the car they were riding in with their parents was hit by a speeding driver, Dallas County Sheriff's Department said.
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<![CDATA[Survivor: Colorado Gunman 'Was Aiming for My Head']]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 13:14:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_271813232552.jpg
A man who came face-to-face with a gunman at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic Friday said he felt "helpless" as he watched the shooter, who killed three people and injured nine others, NBC News reported. Ozy...

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<![CDATA[Trinity River Flooding]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:56:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Trinity+Flooding.jpg
The Trinity River for the second time this year has been over flooded.]]>
<![CDATA[NSA's Bulk Phone Data Collection Program Ends]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 07:52:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nsa1.jpg
The federal government's collection of bulk data from the telephone calls of virtually every American stopped at midnight Saturday, ending a raging controversy that began two and a half years ago with...

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<![CDATA[High Water Horse Rescue Captured on Camera in Denton]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:03:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/199*120/horse+rescued.JPG
A Denton Swift Water Rescue team got more than they bargained for on a call Friday morning when after rescuing two people, they turned their attention to two trapped horses.

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<![CDATA[Medics Respond to Accidents in Challenging Weather Conditions]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:32:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/tar+co+emt.jpg
MedStar ambulance service, which serves Fort Worth and some surrounding cities, responded to three high-water rescue calls and several dozen car accidents as torrential rain fell for the second straight day...

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Fire Swift Water Team Ready to Rescue ]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:29:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swift+water+rescue+team.jpg
Fort Worth Fire Department's swift water rescue team at Station 7 is standing guard, ready for the call.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Families Benefiting from Salvation Army Angel Tree]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:34:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Angel+Tree+2015+Web.jpg
The Salvation Army Angel Tree program is granting Christmas wishes for thousands of needy families in Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Man, 73, Found]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:30:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Thomas-Harrison.jpg
Dallas police say a critical missing man has been found.

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<![CDATA[Girl, 14, Critically Missing in Dallas, Police Say]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:25:35 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gabriella-johnson-inset.jpg
The Dallas Police Department is asking for help finding a missing 14-year-old girl.

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<![CDATA[Grapevine Roads Closing Due to High Water]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 19:00:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/grapevine+roads.jpg
Heavy rains and flash flooding has closed roads in Grapevine.

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<![CDATA[Man's Body Pulled From Submerged Vehicle in Garland]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 19:58:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/garland+flood.jpg
Garland firefighters pulled a man's body from a car submerged in high water Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Deputy Rescued, High Water Search Moves to Recovery]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:23:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/deputy-salazar-rescue.jpg
Authorities say a Tarrant County Sheriff's deputy and a motorist were swept away by floodwaters during a high water rescue in Burleson early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Residents Find Weed in Package on Porch]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 10:37:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/arlington-drug-box.jpg
Arlington residents receive a package containing about seven pounds of marijuana on the front porch of the home they just recently bought, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Wheelchair Returned to Girl, 4]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:36:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/192*120/nolegs-112515.PNG
The parents of a 4-year-old Santa Ana, California, girl who received an outpouring of support, including a $10,000 check, after their disabled daughter's wheelchair was stolen this week, have been presented with...

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