<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Breaking News]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/breaking http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth https://www.nbcdfw.comen-usFri, 15 Dec 2017 16:13:55 -0600Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:13:55 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Trump Endorses Roy Moore in Campaign-Style Rally]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:42:15 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+TRUMP+PENSACOLA+THUMB.jpg
President Donald Trump held a campaign-style rally in Pensacola, Florida, where he endorsed GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore just days before the election.]]>
<![CDATA[Dramatic Video Shows N. Korean Soldier’s Sprint to Freedom]]> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:13:56 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+NK+DEFECTOR+THUMB.jpg
A North Korean soldier made a desperate dash to freedom and was rescued by South Korean soldiers, according to dramatic video released by the U.S.-led U.N. command Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump on Ala. Senate Race: ‘We Don’t Need a Liberal’]]> Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:14:07 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_TRUMP_DEPARTS_112117-151129768438000002.jpg
As President Donald Trump departed the White House Tuesday, he stopped to speak with reporters about the ongoing Roy Moore controversy.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Shoots Man in Stolen Car After Being Hit: Police]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:22:11 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/arlington-shooting-baymont-inn-ground.JPG
An Arlington police officer shot a man who hit him with a car while trying to elude police in a stolen vehicle Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Alabama GOP Senate Candidate Roy Moore Holds News Conference After Two New Accusers Emerge]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:25:12 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_ROY_MOORE_PRESSER_111617-151086703980900002.jpg
Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore held a news conference surrounded by religious leaders Thursday after two more women accused him of pursuing them when they were teenagers.]]>
<![CDATA[Sini Mathews Arraigned on Child Endangerment Charge]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:31:55 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sini+mathews+dallas+mug.jpg
Sini Mathews surrendered to Richardson police Thursday and was arrested on a charge of child endangerment after police say she and her husband left their adopted daughter home alone while they went to dinner.

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<![CDATA[Dozens Treated After Bunsen Burner Fills Class With Gas]]> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:11:15 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/203*120/BETTER+CEDAR+HILL+KIDS.JPG
More than two dozen students and faculty at Cedar Hill Collegiate High School required medical treatment Wednesday after being "overcome" by natural gas flowing from an open Bunsen burner, officials say.

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<![CDATA[Senate Candidate Roy Moore Speaks at Baptist Church Amid Ongoing Scandal]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 22:25:29 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_ROY_MOORE_2-151071877962400002.jpg
The GOP Senate nominee from Alabama, Roy Moore, spoke for crowds at a Baptist church revival service Tuesday in Jackson, Alabama. Moore held the campaign event amid public allegations of sexual abuse from...]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly Shooting Spree Ends Near NorCal Elementary School]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:51:53 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+TEHAMA+SHOOTING+THUMB.jpg
At least five people, including the alleged gunman, have been killed following a shooting spree in Northern California that ended near an elementary school. Two children were wounded and have been transported...]]>
<![CDATA[Children Treated, Released After School Bus Crash]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:32:18 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney-isd-bus-crash-m-okeefe-photog.jpg
A school bus driver and six elementary students are hospitalized after a crash in McKinney Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Transgender Woman Makes History With Virginia House Win]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:52:02 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+DANICA+ROEM+THUMB.jpg
Democrat Danica Roem made history Tuesday with her win for Virginia’s 13th District House of Delegates seat. She will be the 1st out transgender member of the House of Delegates and the 1st out transgender...]]>
<![CDATA[Former MLB Star Roy Halladay Dies in Florida Plane Crash]]> Tue, 07 Nov 2017 17:55:09 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SAMPLE+TIMELINE.00_00_04_02.Still002.jpg
Former MLB pitcher Roy Halladay died when his plane crashed on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in the Gulf of Mexico near Tampa, Florida. He was 40.]]>
<![CDATA[Texas Officials: Church Shooter Had 'Mission and Purpose']]> Mon, 06 Nov 2017 19:30:33 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+SHOOTING+PRESSER+THUMB.jpg
The gunman who killed 26 at a Texas church had a “mission” and a “purpose,” law enforcement officials said. The gunman was shot twice before shooting himself in the head, officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Had Planned to Kill Daughters, Husband for Weeks: PD]]> Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:35:04 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sarah-Nicole-Henderson-inset-daughters.jpg
A 29-year-old Henderson County woman is accused of fatally shooting her two young daughters, ages 5 and 7, just hours after police were sent to her home over a call about a suicidal woman.

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<![CDATA[President Trump Calls Terrorism Suspect an 'Animal']]> Wed, 01 Nov 2017 13:50:33 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+TRUMP+REAX+THUMB.jpg
During a cabinet meeting Wednesday, President Trump referred to terrorism suspect Sayfullo Saipov as an "animal," and called for "swift justice" instead of regular due process.]]>
<![CDATA[‘Cowardly Act of Terror’: 8 Dead After Truck Rams Crowded NYC Bike Path]]> Tue, 31 Oct 2017 18:33:20 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NYC+INCIDENT+103117+THUMB.jpg
At least eight people were killed and at least a dozen were injured after a truck driver deliberately mowed down pedestrians, cyclists and a school bus in lower Manhattan Tuesday in what authorities called...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Arriving Home Gunned Down in Yard; Reward Offered]]> Tue, 24 Oct 2017 11:10:55 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jocelyn-Sarabia-Marlon.jpg
Garland police are looking for a gray or silver sedan after a young woman was shot and killed in front of her parent's home as she arrived home from her job at a convenience store early Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[American-Canadian Family Out of Captivity After 5 Years]]> Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:35:45 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+US+HOSTAGES+FREE+THUMB.jpg
American Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and their three children have been released by a Taliban-linked group after being held captive for five years. The couple was captured while hiking...]]>
<![CDATA[Video Captures Dramatic Moment During Mexico Quake]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:02:25 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+MEXICO+EARTHQUAKE+SB.jpg
Ana Paula Hernandez captured the moment a deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico as she attempted to hide under her office desk.]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:26:47 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_MEXICO_EARTHQUAKE_091917_1-150585103631000002.jpg
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico Tuesday in the state of Puebla, which is about 80 miles southeast of Mexico City. This latest quake comes less than two weeks after an 8.1 earthquake hit the country...]]>
<![CDATA[Japan Reacts to North Korean Missile Fired Over Country]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:26:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+JAPAN+REAX+NK+MISSILE+THUMB.jpg
North Korea fired another missile over Japan Friday. The missile flew over the island of Hakkaido and landed in the Pacific Ocean. Experts estimate the ballistic missile flew over 2,300 miles, which would mean...]]>
<![CDATA[Victims of Plano Mass Shooting Identified]]> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:50:54 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plano-mass-shooting-eight-victims.jpg
Plano police have confirmed the name of the person who opened fire on a crowded Dallas Cowboys watching party Sunday, killing his estranged wife while shooting eight others, seven fatally.

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<![CDATA[Hurricane Irma’s Path of Destruction]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 13:53:16 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+Hurricane+Irma+THUMB2.jpg
Hurricane Irma has cut a huge path of destruction through several Caribbean islands on its path toward the United States. See what the aftermath looked like as some of those islands began to recover.]]>
<![CDATA[Ahead of Irma, Florida’s Key Largo Is a Ghost Town]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 14:25:05 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+IRMA+KEY+LARGO+THUMB.jpg
A time-lapse video of the drive north on US-1 from Key Largo shows near-empty roads after Floridians evacuated ahead of Hurricane Irma. The storm is expected to slam into the area early Sunday morning as...]]>
<![CDATA[Cellphone Video of Hurricane Irma Over Turks And Caicos]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:33:08 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+HURRICANE+IRMA+TURKS+CAICOS+THUMB.jpg
Dramatic cellphone video captures Hurricane Irma as it approached Turks and Caicos. The storm is responsible for at least 11 deaths and is expected to hit Miami early Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: Deadly Terrorist Attacks in Barcelona, Cambrils]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:14:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-833993788.jpg
At least 14 people were killed and many more injured in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, after a white van jumped a curb and slammed into people on a busy sidewalk, police said. The alleged driver fled

Photo Credit: Nicolas Carvalho Ochoa/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Country Music Artist Glen Campbell Dies at 81]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 15:49:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+GLEN+CAMPBELL+DEATH+THUMB.jpg
Country music legend Glen Campbell died Tuesday following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. The musician was 81. During his recording career, Campbell released more than 70 albums and sold more than...]]>
<![CDATA[Explosion at Minneapolis School]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 16:15:24 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_MINNEAPOLIS_SCHOOL_EXPLOSION_080217-150169756219600001.jpg
One person has been found dead and another is still unaccounted for after an explosion Wednesday morning caused the partial collapse of a Minneapolis college prep school. Authorities say it was a natural...]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Names U. Renee Hall as Next Chief of Police]]> Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:29:43 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/RH-DPD.jpg
The City of Dallas named U. Renee Hall the next chief of the Dallas Police Department Wednesday -- Hall, the daughter of a murdered Detroit police officer, is the first woman to hold the position in the...

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<![CDATA[Bomb Hoax Prompts Evacuation at UT Dallas]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:06:06 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/utdallasthreat10.jpg
The University of Texas at Dallas ordered a campus-wide evacuation Tuesday afternoon after receiving a bomb threat.

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<![CDATA[Daughter of Civic Leader Killed in Fort Worth Shooting]]> Mon, 12 Jun 2017 03:03:46 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fort-worth-shooting-metro.jpg
Two were killed and five others were hospitalized after a shooting in Fort Worth late Friday night.

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<![CDATA[May: UK Threat Level Raised to Critical]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 16:20:48 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TheresaMay-149557577419400001.jpg
Prime Minister Theresa May announced the United Kingdom's threat level has been raised from severe to critical, its highest level, on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, a day after a suicide bombing in Manchester left...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Denies Asking Comey to Close Flynn Probe]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 15:53:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+TRUMP+PRESSER+051817THUMB.jpg
President Donald Trump responded to questions about the Russia investigation at a news conference Thursday with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Trump denied the allegation that he urged former FBI...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Who Caused Hulen Mall Lockdown Saturday Identified]]> Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:19:10 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/216*120/Vernon-Hassell-Hulen-Mall2.jpg
An armed robber on the run was arrested at Hulen Mall, but not before forcing police to shut the mall down Saturday morning, according to Fort Worth Police.

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<![CDATA[Fisherman Missing on Lake Ray Hubbard]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 07:47:42 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/boat-missing-fisherman.jpg
The search for a fisherman who's been missing since Wednesday on Lake Ray Hubbard resumed Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Flower Mound Orders Controlled Burn of Namesake Flower Mound]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 04:51:04 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/flower-mound-controlled-burn.jpg
For the first time ever, the Flower Mound Fire Department conducted a prescribed burn of the town's namesake flower mound.

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<![CDATA[Silver Alert: Missing Senior May Pose a Threat to Himself]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:17:22 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/earl-dee-elliott-inset.jpg
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Earl Dee Elliot, an 87-year-old white man diagnosed with a cognitive impairment who police believe poses a threat to his own health and safety.]]>
<![CDATA[Mesquite Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Fire]]> Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:01:44 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/churchill-crossing-fire-02.jpg
Mesquite firefighters knocked down a 2-alarm fire at the Churchill Crossing Apartments on the 3700 block of Gus Thomasson Road late Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[3 in Custody After Burglary, Chase in Cedar Hill]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:20:20 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cedar-Hill-Police-Badge.jpg
Three people wanted in connection with a home burglary in Cedar Hill are in custody, police say.

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<![CDATA[2 Window Washers Rescued after Dangling 15 Stories]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 04:00:21 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/giphy3.gif
Firefighters with Dallas Fire-Rescue pulled two stranded window washers off a high-rise building in North Dallas Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Weatherford Cop Accidentally Shot by Backup During Struggle]]> Fri, 30 Dec 2016 18:56:17 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Weatherford-Police-Hospital-Shooting-123016.jpg
A Weatherford police officer is on administrative leave after shooting another officer and the man he was trying to arrest during a traffic stop Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[1 Dead, 1 Injured After Stabbing, Fire at NE Dallas Home]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:01:10 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fire-smoke-roadway.jpg
One person is dead and another is recovering after a stabbing and fire at a home in northeast Dallas Wednesday afternoon, police and fire officials say.
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<![CDATA[Cold Case Arrest Made in 1987 Murder of Weatherford Teen]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 18:31:54 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ricky-lee-adkins-mugshot-inset.jpg
Weatherford police announced Wednesday they've cracked a cold case murder investigation that's gone on for nearly three decades.

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<![CDATA[27 Homes Evacuated After Gas Line Ruptured in Southlake]]> Tue, 13 Dec 2016 04:24:24 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/atmos-gas-repair-southlake-121216.jpg
Repairs continued late Monday on a broken gas line in Southlake that forced an evacuation order for more than two dozen homes.

Photo Credit: City of Southlake]]>