<![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, 01 Feb 2015 13:52:06 -0600 Sun, 01 Feb 2015 13:52:06 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Mayor Furious With Firm's FWPD Shooting Questions]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:16:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/013115+Price+Betty+FtWorth.jpg
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price is demanding answers from the city’s contracted insurance company after she said a representative asked insensitive questions at the hospital.

Photo Credit: Lyle Davis, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 12:15:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brady-wilson-2.jpg
Belichick or Carroll? Brady or Wilson? Blount or Lynch? Take your pick.

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<![CDATA[Time To Plant Fruit Trees]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 12:37:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/6am_dotty_fruit_trees_1200x675_392079427861.jpg
It may be winter but Texas Agrilife Specialist Dotty Woodson says now is the time to plant trees that will bear fruit later this year.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC 5 Exclusive: Dez Talks Cowboys Future]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:39:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/460753312.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney talks with Dez Bryant exclusively about his future with the Cowboys right after a charity basketball game in Arizona.

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<![CDATA[Ennis Police Open Fire on Suspect]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 09:03:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/020115+Ennis+shooting.jpg
Police in the Ellis County community of Ennis shoot a person they say wouldn't comply with their commands.

Photo Credit: John Thompson, NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas High Rise Building Demolished In Seconds]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:07:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/web_FINAL_Xerox_Implosion_Ground_and_Chopper_1200x675_392038979599.jpg
A building demolition set for Super Bowl Sunday closed North Central Expressway and nearby roads.]]>
<![CDATA[ATM Thieves Sought In Ellis County]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 22:49:01 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/013115+ATM+Theft+Ellis.jpg
Surveillance video shows men using sledgehammers to break-in to a store. It took minutes for them to put a chain around the ATM and pull it out of the building.

Photo Credit: Surveillance Video]]>
<![CDATA[Mother of Choking Game Victim Talks]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:18:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/01-30-2015-choking-game.JPG
Recent examples of videos posted online of kids playing "the choking game" show young girls and boys choking each other or themselves until they are unconscious. The game goes by many names, including,...

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<![CDATA[Dog Eats Women's Boots, Undergoes Surgery]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 15:44:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dog-Eats-Boots-Lead.jpg
A dog is recovering after veterinarians removed a pair of women’s boots from his stomach.

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<![CDATA[CA Town: 176 Burglaries in 90 Days]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:52:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ALMADEN+VALLEY+BURGLARIES+RAW+GIY+1515+PST+-+18495304.jpg
Residents of Almaden Valley in San Jose, California say they're under attack, with burglars targeting homes during the middle of the day. In the last seven days, police say, 20 homes in the neighborhood...

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<![CDATA[AAA Super Bowl Mocktails]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:50:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aaa-mocktails.jpg
Doug Shupe with AAA shares some non-alcoholic drinks drivers can enjoy on Super Bowl Sunday.

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<![CDATA[NWS Trains Certified Weather Spotters Saturday]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:40:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/xGYVOcFNcb_FgZdyJMJk-2-1245421785000.jpg
Saturday in Fort Worth the National Weather Service is training people to become certified weather spotters.

Photo Credit: Brandon Price]]>
<![CDATA[Greater Tuna's Williams Taking on Capote]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:50:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jaston-williams.jpg
Texas actor Jason Williams is the latest to take on Truman Capote. He'll star in a one-man play called Tru.

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<![CDATA[Amtrak Traveler Has Measles: DOH]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 09:26:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/measles+vaccination.jpg
New York state health officials say an upstate college student who took an Amtrak train out of Penn Station earlier this week has been diagnosed with the highly contagious measles.

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<![CDATA[Teachers Fired Over Black History?]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:05:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009322877_1200x675_391671875779.jpg
Three social studies teachers at a D.C. public charter school were fired for teaching black history lessons beyond what’s in the curriculum, students’ parents told NBC4 Washington. Parents of students at Howard...]]>
<![CDATA[Irving Police Release Raw Video of Gym Stabbing]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:42:34 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/24-hour-stabbing-video.jpg
Irving police released unedited surveillance video Friday that shows a woman being attacked as she worked out at a local gym.

Photo Credit: 24 Hour Fitness/NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Memorial Planned for K-9 Deputy Killed on Duty]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:17:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/K9-Pepper-Memorial.jpg
A memorial service with full honors is planned next week for a Wise County Sheriff’s Department K-9 killed on duty.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News/Wise County Sheriff Dept.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Xerox/ACS Building Imploded]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 09:59:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/web_FINAL_Xerox_Implosion_Ground_and_Chopper_1200x675_392038979599.jpg
The former Xerox/ACS building at 3988 North Central Expressway was demolished in less than 20 seconds on Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Puppy Recovering After Found With Ears Cut Off]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:12:49 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Shadow+Garland+animal+shelter.jpg
Employees at the Garland Animal Shelter say it’s one of the most difficult cases they’ve seen.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect Arrested in Alleged Child Predator Case]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:11:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Declois+Beacham.jpg
Fort Worth police said a suspect was arrested and charged in connection to allegedly offering $100 to at least four boys for sexual favors.

Photo Credit: Fort Worth Police]]>
<![CDATA[Frisco 5th Grader on Big Screen Nationwide]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:02:41 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jillian+Estell.jpg
A Frisco fifth grader snagged one of the lead roles in the movie “Black or White,” starring Kevin Costner and Octavia Spencer, which opened in theaters Friday.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Skyline Standout Set to Play in His 2nd Super Bowl]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:37:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mike+morgan+seahawks+skyline+dallas.jpg
Seattle Seahawks linebacker Mike Morgan, a former high school football standout at Skyline in Dallas, is set to appear in his second Super Bowl.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Building To Be Imploded Today at 8am]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 07:34:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/10pm_dallas_implosion_c.ross_1-31_15_1200x675_391941187909.jpg
The old Xerox ACS building along US 75 is scheduled to be imploded at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, February 1. Central Expressway will be closed briefly.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC 5 Forecast: Rain Moves Out, Cold Moves In]]> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:34:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/020115+7DAY+4cast.jpg
Rain will move out of the Metroplex this morning. A cold front will push through bringing strong northerly winds and clearing skies for the afternoon hours. Expect a freeze area-wide for Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Police Looking for Link to Plano Burglaries]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:49:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/burglary+window.jpg
Plano and Dallas police are working together to figure out if they are dealing with the same so-called “evening burglar.”

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<![CDATA[Mayor Furious With Company's Questions After PD Shooting]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 19:14:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/6pm_fw_officer_corvel_denny_1_31_15_1200x675_391898691883.jpg
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price is demanding answers from the city’s contracted insurance company, the CorVel corporation, which handles Fort Worth’s workers compensation claims.]]>
<![CDATA[Frisco "Bury the Lines" Fight Continues]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:39:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Powerlines+013015.jpg
Brazos Electric Power Cooperative has officially filed plans this month with the state for a controversial project through Frisco city limits. Neighbors along Main St and Stonebrook Pkwy have been calling...

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<![CDATA[AAA Encourages Alternative Drinks to Avoid Drunk Driving]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:02:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dwi1.jpg
AAA Texas gives alcohol free drink recipes and encourages responsible drinking on Super Bowl Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Gets Glasses, Sees Mother For First Time]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:18:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NC_babyglasses0130001_1500x845.jpg
New glasses let severely visually impaired baby see her mother for the first time, and the moment is caught on camera.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC 5 Forecast: Rainy and Chilly Weekend]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:59:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/013115+7day+4cast.jpg
Widespread showers will continue tonight and into Sunday morning. Rain totals will likely be around a half inch for DFW. The rain will depart by Sunday afternoon. A cold front arrives late Sunday morning that...]]>
<![CDATA[Flower Mound PD Warns of "Red Light Cam" Scheme]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:36:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/red+light+traffic+signal1.jpg
At least a dozen Flower Mound residents tell police a convincing schemer has called them trying to get money.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>