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Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: First Memories On Racial Differences

Race In DFW: First Memories On Racial Differences

North Texans share the moment they learned about racial differences

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Part 2-Social Media

Race In DFW: Part 2-Social Media

Multiracial group of students at UT Arlington recently reviewed an msnbc segment dealing with race.. and a Viral Video regarding Asian stereotypes.

Sep 28, 2012

Why Discuss Race In DFW?

Why Discuss Race In DFW?

A closer look at some of the racial issues DFW faces in the 21st century.

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: The Facts

Race In DFW: The Facts

Some facts about racial diversity in Texas

Jul 2, 2012

Race In DFW: Why Whites Are Reluctant

Race In DFW: Why Whites Are Reluctant

For white people, the topic of race is sensitive, complex and changing.

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Interracial Marriages Increase

Race In DFW: Interracial Marriages Increase

The number of interracial marriages in the U.S. is higher than ever before. Acceptance is also higher than ever before.

Jul 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Black Man's Burden

Race In DFW: Black Man's Burden

For generations of African-American families, it's necessary to tell young black males that they may be viewed as suspicious.

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Who Is Latino?

Race In DFW: Who Is Latino?

Hispanics and Latinos in North Texas represent a variety of skin tones and nationalities.

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Targeting Asian-Americans

Race In DFW: Targeting Asian-Americans

Asian-Americans are the top targets for bullies in US public schools and the US military.

Jun 3, 2012

Race In DFW: Helping Hispanics Graduate

Race In DFW: Helping Hispanics Graduate

Programs to get Hispanic women into college are making a difference but males are vanishing from campuses. Will Latinos emerge as laborers or leaders?

Top Stories
Snow Slows; Freezing Drizzle Overnight

Snow Slows; Freezing Drizzle Overnight

Another winter storm has led to more school closings, delays and early dismissals as heavy snow falls across the Metroplex Friday morning.

13 Cars, 2 Semis Slide Off U.S. 75 in Collin County

13 Cars, 2 Semis Slide Off U.S. 75 in Collin County

A snowstorm that closed schools and halted traffic across North Texas is being blamed for 13 cars and two tractor-trailers sliding off U.S. Highway 75 in Melissa, north of Dallas, Friday morning.

Cowtown Marathon Cancels Saturday Races, Delays Sunday's

Cowtown Marathon Cancels Saturday Races, Delays Sunday's

Cowtown Marathon officials canceled Saturday's races amid a Winter Weather Advisory in North Texas.

Good Samaritans and Traffic Troubles

Good Samaritans and Traffic Troubles

NBC 5 viewers shared videos of Good Samaritans and traffic troubles on Friday, February 27, 2015.

Woman Shot at Flower Mound Home: Police

Woman Shot at Flower Mound Home: Police

Police are searching for a gunman after a woman was shot in a Flower Mound neighborhood Friday night.

NTTA Plan to Treat Roads During Storm

NTTA Plan to Treat Roads During Storm

North Texas Tollway Authority is taking the following actions in response to the inclement weather.