<![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 Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:24:33 -0500 Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:24:33 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:37:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-car-generic-06.jpg
Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help to arrive.

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<![CDATA[Officials: Don't Take Your Eyes Off Children at the Pool]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:57:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic-pool1.jpg
North Texas has seen a staggering number of child drowning deaths this year.

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<![CDATA[Police Search for Cloning Credit Card Suspects]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:30:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/coppell-suspects.jpg
Coppell police want the public’s help identifying two women suspected of cloning credit cards.

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<![CDATA[Trial Set for Phoenix Man Tied to Garland Shooting]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:13:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/draw-muhammad-shooting-3.jpg
A Phoenix man accused of helping orchestrate a shooting at an anti-Islam event in Texas originally planned to participate in the attack alongside the two gunmen who were eventually killed by police, according to...

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<![CDATA[Neglected Horse Too Weak to Stand Rescued]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:04:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/horse23.jpg
The Humane Society of North Texas is nursing a neglected horse back to health.

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<![CDATA[July 4th Busy Time for Dallas Animal Services]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:03:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pets4.jpg
July 5 is the busiest day of the year for Dallas Animal Services.

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<![CDATA[Man Who Shot Boy in Face Says He's Not at Fault]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:58:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cloninger1.jpg
Brian Cloninger, who was convicted of shooting then 8-year-old Donald “D.J.” Maiden in the face, spoke out from from jail.

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<![CDATA[Same-Sex Couple Denied Marriage License, Plans Lawsuit]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:11:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/granbury-rally.jpg
Two groups of protesters with opposing views flock to downtown Granbury Thursday after the Hood County Clerk says updated marriage license forms will take up to three weeks to arrive.

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<![CDATA[38 Texas Children Drowned; More Likely Without Precautions]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:32:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swimming-pool-generic.jpg
With 38 child drowning deaths recorded in Texas so far this year, experts warn parents to take all precautions heading into what is, historically, a very dangerous time for children in the water.
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<![CDATA[Texas AG Spokesman Says Case is 'Political Hit-Job' in Media]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:30:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ken+Paxton.jpg
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's spokesman says a special prosecutor handling the criminal investigation into Paxton has turned the case into a "political hit-job" in the media.

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<![CDATA[Trucks Ends Up in Lake After GP Police Chase]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:09:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gp-chase-mt-creek-lake-01.jpg
A truck was pulled out of Mountain Creek Lake in Dallas following a chase with police, officials say.

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<![CDATA[Nut and Fruit Mix Recall]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:24:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fruit+and+nut+mix.jpg
Natural Grocers is recalling a product that could be contaminated with salmonella.]]>
<![CDATA[Stretch of U.S. 75 Becomes 'George W. Bush Expressway']]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:02:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TDMN-Bush-Expressway-070215.jpg
Signs now mark the stretch of U.S. 75 between Knox-Henderson and Northwest Highway as the George W. Bush Expressway.

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<![CDATA[All Clear Given at Washington Navy Yard: Police]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:23:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/220*120/2015-07-02_0810.jpg
U.S. Capitol Police have given the all clear at the Washington Navy Yard after the report of a shooting Thursday morning, triggered vivid memories of a 2013 deadly mass shooting at the naval installation.
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<![CDATA[Missing Man Recovered at Weatherford Lake]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:59:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/weatherford-missing-buSoul.jpg
A missing boater who drowned at Cartwright Park's Sunshine Lake in Weatherford Wednesday has been found, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Body Found in Garland's Duck Creek: Police]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:35:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/duck-creek-01.jpg
A body has been found in Duck Creek near the Walnut Street Bridge in Garland, police say.

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<![CDATA[Denton Looks for Electric Options to Save 13 Homes]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:42:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/substation.jpg
Plans to build a new electric substation peg 13 homes for demolition near UNT if a better option can’t be found.

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<![CDATA[Wisconsin Is Drunkest State in U.S.: Report]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:55:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wisconsin-Beer-Drinking-2-July-2015.jpg
A new study has officially proven what many expected from a state that named its baseball team after its love of breweries: Wisconsinites like to drink.

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<![CDATA[Chopper 5 Surveys Trinity River - July 2]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:27:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trinity_muck_1200x675_475346499545.jpg
Weeks after massive flooding in North Texas, the Trinity River is finally really receding and leaving behind muck and mud along the banks.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Judge, Suspect Reunite]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:00:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/070215+judge+mindy+glazer+arthur+booth.jpg
A Miami-Dade judge and one of her old middle school classmates had an emotional reunion in court Thursday after he was arrested following an alleged burglary and police pursuit. "Oh my goodness, oh my...]]>
<![CDATA[Texas Thunder Truck Tracks #DFWFlooding]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 10:59:42 -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[Mesquite Police Search for Missing Man, 66]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:13:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/david-kennedy-truck1.jpg
Police say they need the public's help finding a 66-year-old man who was last seen leaving his Mesquite home Wednesday evening.

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<![CDATA[Gay Pride Adaptation of Iwo Jima Photo Draws Backlash]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:19:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IwoJimaSplit.jpg
Joe Rosenthal’s historic photograph depicting five Marines and a Navy corpsman raising the flag on Iwo Jima is one of America’s most iconic war-related images. It is also one of the most parodied images, but...]]>
<![CDATA[Prepare to Panic Mavs Fans: DeAndre or Debacle]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:08:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/470272316_master.jpg
The Mavs still have their Plan A in play, but with yesterday's losses they have no Plan B.

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<![CDATA[Toddler Run Over by Big Rig in South Texas]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:47:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/111008+Ambulance+Generic.jpg
Investigators say a toddler has died after being run over by an 18-wheeler in the parking lot of a truck stop near San Antonio.

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<![CDATA[Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Child at Shelter]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 10:31:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/joshua-janie-borth.jpg
Sheriff's deputies said they arrested a Willis Point man accused of sexually assaulting a child at a Colorado homeless shelter and his mother for lying to authorities.

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<![CDATA[RV Tips Onto Side, Blocks I-20 in Dallas]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 09:43:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/i20-rv-ax.jpg
An RV trailer blows a tire and flips onto its side on I-20 near Bonnie View Road Thursday morning, Dallas police say.

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<![CDATA[Unconscious Girl, 7, Pulled From Apt. Pool in FW]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:57:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fw-possible-drowning.jpg
A 7-year-old girl who was unconscious when she was pulled from the bottom of a community swimming pool Wednesday night remains hospitalized Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Man on ATV Shot Riding Through Apartment Complex]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 05:52:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-police-tape-generic1.jpg
A man riding an ATV at a Dallas-area apartment complex is recovering after being shot Wednesday night.
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