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Temperatures Rise in Ambulances, Leaving People in the Heat

Temperatures Rise in Ambulances, Leaving People in the Heat

NBC 5 Investigates has learned that half the front-line fleet of more than 40 ambulances at the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department have air conditioners that don't work properly. Read More

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Investigations
Thursday, Jun 28, 2018
New Safety Technology Delayed on North Texas Commuter Line

New Safety Technology Delayed on North Texas Commuter Line

Federal transportation authorities have expressed frustration over a delay in installing new safety measures on a commuter railway that thousands of North Texans use each day. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Thursday, Jun 28, 2018
Kissing Bugs Attack Central Texas Woman: Report

Kissing Bugs Attack Central Texas Woman: Report

A Central Texas woman was treated for multiple bug bites she believes came from kissing bugs, which are known to carry a deadly parasite, a recent report says. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018
Giant 'Darknet' Bust Yields 40 Arrests, $20M+ in Guns, Drugs

Giant 'Darknet' Bust Yields 40 Arrests, $20M+ in Guns, Drugs

Authorities arrested 40 people and seized more than $20 million in guns, drugs, cars, gold and cryptocurrency after a massive, year-long undercover operation targeting underground activity on the Internet. Read More

Behind the Cameras: The Fall of Dallas County Schools

Behind the Cameras: The Fall of Dallas County Schools

In this one hour special, learn how money that was supposed to keep children safe wound up in the pockets of a public official and cost hundreds of people their jobs. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Texas-Mexico Border – Trust Between Guard, Patrol Grows

Texas-Mexico Border – Trust Between Guard, Patrol Grows

National Guard troops are once again on duty in South Texas, working to help the understaffed U.S. Border Patrol who is promising better results in the partnership compared to years past. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Texas-Mexico Border – 'The Last Stand'

Texas-Mexico Border – 'The Last Stand'

Over the past year, about 40 percent of undocumented immigrants caught crossing the United States' southern border were apprehended along a 300-mile stretch of the Rio Grande Valley. After President Trump dispatched the National... Read More

Judge Approves Dallas County Schools' Payment Plan

Judge Approves Dallas County Schools' Payment Plan

Embattled Dallas County Schools received some good news Tuesday - court approval of DCS' plan to pay off more than $100 million in debt. Read More

Dallas ISD Leader Building System to Replace DCS

Dallas ISD Leader Building System to Replace DCS

The new executive director of transportation at the Dallas Independent School District is putting into place a new plan for bus services. Read More

DCS Plans to Sue for Lost Tax Dollars

DCS Plans to Sue for Lost Tax Dollars

There’s a new plan to recover money for taxpayers in the wake of the scandal at Dallas County Schools. Read More

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Awards

2015

Lone Star Emmy Awards, Lone Star Chapter
Investigative Report Single Story: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Military: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Education/Schools: “The Texas High School Helmet Tracker”

The RTDNA Gannett Foundation
Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Investigative Reporting
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Fire in the Attic"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
News Series
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Multimedia Project,
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Best Investigation, Broadcast Large Market
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

Texas AP Broadcasters Award: Best Investigation
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

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