<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2016 http://www.nbcdfw.com/the-scene/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 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:50:47 -0600 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:50:47 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Six Flags Celebrates Opening of Justice League Ride]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 17:58:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/six-flags-ride.jpg
Think you have what it takes to be a superhero? Six Flags Over Texas' newest ride will give you a chance to prove yourself with the highly anticipated "Justice League: Battle for Metropolis."

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<![CDATA[2014 Holiday Trail of Lights]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:52:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/HTOL+2014.jpg
The Heard Natural Science & Wildlife Sanctuary invites you to the 6th Annual Holiday Trail of Lights on December 13, 19 and 20!

Photo Credit: Heard Natural Science & Wildlife Sanctuary]]>
<![CDATA[2014 Dream Home Tour]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:18:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dream+Home+2014.jpg
Tour the 2014 Dream Home located in the prestigious Montserrat neighborhood of Fort Worth every Wednesday through Sunday now through October 19.

Photo Credit: Fort Worth, Texas Magazine]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Travel & Adventure Show]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 15:05:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DFWTAA2014.jpg
Join NBC 5 and discover new places at the Dallas Travel & Adventure Show on October 25 and 26 at the Dallas Convention Center. The Dallas Travel & Adventure Show is the largest series of travel shows in...

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<![CDATA[American Airlines Presents Sky Ball XII]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:57:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Skyball+2014.jpg
The Airpower Foundation presents the American Airlines Sky Ball XII on Saturday, October 25 at the American Airlines Hangar at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Teen Starts Online Fashion Webisodes]]> Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:08:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sam+Horowitz.jpg
Millions have watched Sam Horowitz's bar mitzvah dance moves from two years ago. Now, the 14-year-old Dallas native is starting a new venture as online fashion show host.

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<![CDATA[Sausage Gravy Recipe From Chef Scott Jones]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:36:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chef-scott-jones.jpg
As the Taste of Dallas hits North Texas this weekend, NBC 5 invites guests to sample a dish whipped up by Chef Scott Jones of Jack's Modern Southern Kitchen in Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Season Ignites Laziness Feeling]]> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:11:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/summerlaziness-11a.jpg
Studies have shown that when the weather is nice, people tend to focus more on what they'd rather be doing and not the task at hand.

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<![CDATA[Six Flags Over Texas' Newest Attraction]]> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:05:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kevin-williams-on-batman-ride.jpg
NBC 5 got a sneak peek at Six Flags Over Texas' newest attraction, which doesn't open to the public until the Fourth of July.

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<![CDATA[Big Tex Voted Best Quirky Landmark]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:56:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/big-tex.jpg
The State Fair of Texas icon has been named "Best Quirky Landmark" by USA Today.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Security Guard Evolves Into Art Ambassador]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 06:47:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/art-curator-cowboys-stadium.jpg
One passionate Dallas Cowboys fan helped curate 58 pieces of world-class contemporary art housed at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

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<![CDATA[North Texans Cheer on Team USA at World Cup]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:32:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/North-Texas-Londoner.jpg
North Texans gathered at The Londoner in Dallas to watch fellow Texan Clint Dempsey and Team USA at the World Cup.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Crowds Excited for George Strait's Last Concert]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 22:15:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/483158367.jpg
George Strait will perform in front of nearly 100,000 people at AT&T Stadium for the last concert on his farewell tour.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Hall of Fame Horse Trainer Shares Triple Crown Insight]]> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 05:57:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/horses-grand-prairie.jpg
As California Chrome approaches the race that could give him a Triple Crown win, a North Texas trainer shares his feedback on what could happen on Saturday. Jack Van Berg almost had his Triple Crown win back in...

Photo Credit: Christine Lee, NBC 5 Grand Prairie Reporter]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Student Achieves Valedictorian Dream]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 05:27:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/high-school-valedictorian.jpg
A young man who immigrated to the United States when he was 12 years old is graduating at the top of his class at Emmett J Conrad High School.

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<![CDATA[Twins Graduate as High School Valedictorian, Salutatorian]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 11:36:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/twins-graduate-high-school.jpg
Twin brothers received the highest recognition from a Dallas high school Monday night as they graduated as valedictorian and salutatorian.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Colonial Greets Golf Guests With New Entrance]]> Fri, 23 May 2014 05:22:42 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/parking11.jpg
Golf fans arriving via shuttle bus will enter the Colonial Country Club grounds through the hole four fairway this year.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Largest Water Slide in the World Opening in North Texas]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 12:16:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wahoo-racer-image.jpg
The largest multi-lane water slide in the world resides in North Texas, adding fuel to the saying "everything is bigger in Texas." Six Flags Hurricane Harbor has built a two-tiered slide that stands nearly...

Photo Credit: Six Flags Hurricane Harbor]]>
<![CDATA[Comic Con Starts in Dallas]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 22:27:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-comic-con-2014.jpg
Don't be surprised if you are downtown and see people dressed as characters right out of movies and comic books. Comic Con is officially underway at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention center.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Fans Line Up to See "The Fault in Our Stars" Actors]]> Sat, 10 May 2014 00:05:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fault-in-our-stars.jpg
Thousands of people waited to see the stars and author of the book "The Fault in Our Stars," which is now a movie.]]>
<![CDATA[Plano's Suburbia Music Festival This Weekend]]> Mon, 05 May 2014 08:13:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/suburbia-music-festival.jpg
This weekend an estimated 20,000 people per day will flood Plano for the first-ever Suburbia Music Festival.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Two Arlington Teams Earn National Titles]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:41:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Goodman-Step-Team-041514.jpg
The step team at Goodman Elementary School in Arlington and the Bowie High School “Souljahs” both won national titles.]]>
<![CDATA[Free Music Festival During Final Four Weekend]]> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:46:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/music-fest1.jpg
NBC 5's Kristi Nelson provides you with everything you need to know before heading out to the weekend-long music festival at Dallas' Reunion Park.

Photo Credit: Reginald Hardwick]]>
<![CDATA[Five Booker T. Washington Students Headed to Julliard]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:25:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Julliard.jpg
Four dancers and one theater student chosen to attend the prestigious school for the arts in New York in the fall.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[How to Prepare for St. Patrick's Parade]]> Sat, 15 Mar 2014 00:10:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GreenvilleParade031612_722x406_2211010417.jpg
Check out how to prepare for the 35th annual Dallas St. Patrick's Day parade on Saturday, March 15, 2014.]]>
<![CDATA[Are These the 5 Worst Christmas Songs?]]> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:30:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kid-yelling-with-headphones.jpg
Holiday music is flowing on the airwaves, including these five terrible tunes that simply make us want to have a horrid holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Two North Texas Schools Finalists in "Smash" Contest]]> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 17:58:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SmashHS032513.jpg
The NBC show “Smash” is helping to improve school theaters across the nation. It’s part of a contest and two North Texas schools are finalists.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Blooms Returns to the Arboretum]]> Sat, 02 Mar 2013 14:41:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DallasBlooms030113.jpg
The Dallas Arboretum preps its blossoms for the 29th annual Dallas Blooms floral festival that kicks off on Saturday.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Museum of Art Free Admission, Membership]]> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 04:16:48 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-museum-of-art-2012-722.jpg
The Dallas Museum of Art is free starting Jan. 21.]]>
<![CDATA[Mothers Inspire Hathaway in Les Misérables]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 10:35:25 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap2012121709h14m19s210.jpg
Bobbie Wygant talks with Anne Hathaway, who is playing Fantine in the big-screen adaptation of Les Misérables.]]>
<![CDATA[Kimbell Exhibit Blends Past and Present]]> Wed, 19 Dec 2012 16:28:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kimbell40thanniversary.jpg
Kimbell's 40 year retrospective exhibit features new app for visitors.]]>
<![CDATA[Time To Help Angels Running Out]]> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 23:56:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/northparkangeltree.jpg
NBC 5 Salvation Army Angel Tree gifts must be returned by December 10.]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Christmas Parade Draws Thousands]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:02:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/girl+plano+2012+parade.jpg
Tens of thousands of people attended the annual Christmas Parade the Early Lions Club puts on in Plano.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[23,000+ Runners Take Part In 2012 Dallas Marathon]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 00:30:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2012dallasmarathon.jpg
More than 23,000 runners took part in the 2012 Metro PCS Dallas Marathon. The winner was Vladmir Saronov of Russia.]]>
<![CDATA[Marathon Is Opportunity for W. Dallas Businesses]]> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 10:53:54 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallasskyline120712.jpg
The marathon's new route crosses the Trinity River into the West Dallas loop and the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Adventure Show Holds DFW Casting Call]]> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 18:07:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bear-grylls-adventure.jpg
Feeling adventurous? A new reality show to air on NBC is looking for outgoing people.]]>
<![CDATA[Mary J. Blige Cancels Dallas Concert, Again]]> Fri, 07 Dec 2012 16:21:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/maryjblige2.jpg
Mary J. Blige fans will be sad to hear the singer has canceled her Sunday concert and won't be rescheduling this time.

Photo Credit: FilmMagic]]>
<![CDATA[Rockwall Tops Fastest-Growing Retail Market List]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 15:50:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rowlettretail120412.jpg
Out of the 50 largest counties in Texas, Rockwall County is the fastest growing retail market, according to the Texas Retail Survey.]]>
<![CDATA[Perot Museum Hopes To Educate, Fill A Need]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 15:50:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2012-12-01-13h54m18s140.jpg
Dallas' Perot Museum opens to oohs and ahhs Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Perot Nature and Science Museum Opens Today]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 15:50:23 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/perotmuseumdallas.jpg
Dallas's newest museum, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, opens Saturday.]]>