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Tuesday, Dec 27, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

Send us your tips or story ideas for NBC 5 Responds! Call us at 844-5RESPND or fill out our customer complaint form.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tips for Buying Mother's Day Flowers Online

Tips for Buying Mother's Day Flowers Online

Mother's Day is just around the corner and if you're thinking about ordering flowers online, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

Consumer Reports: High Calorie Holiday Coffee Drinks

Consumer Reports: High Calorie Holiday Coffee Drinks

If you're tempted by those specialty holiday coffee drinks but sick of fighting holiday pounds, nutrition experts have come up with some easy ways to customize your drink so it doesn't pack as big a punch in fat...

Monday, Dec 12, 2016

Limited Availability for Recalled Airbag Replacements

Limited Availability for Recalled Airbag Replacements

Nearly 70 million airbags are, or will be, under recall by 2019, and community and health leaders from across the state are now joining forces to keep North Texas roads safe.

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

BCBS Customer Has Trouble Getting Member ID After Paying

BCBS Customer Has Trouble Getting Member ID After Paying

A Richardson family had trouble getting their member ID number from their insurance provider, which made trips to the doctor a nightmare.

Friday, Dec 9, 2016

North TX Woman Says Check Drawn Was Not From Her

North TX Woman Says Check Drawn Was Not From Her

This time of year when many of us are looking at our bank accounts pretty frequently. One North Texas woman says she's glad she did, after a check drawn on her account was from a company she had never heard of.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016

This Holiday Season's Techie Toys

This Holiday Season's Techie Toys

Technology is part of our everyday lives and your kids' toybox is likely no exception. NBC 5 Responds has some of the best techie toys to put under the Christmas tree this holiday season.

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016

Consumer Reports: Staying Safe in the Hospital

Consumer Reports: Staying Safe in the Hospital

We count on hospitals to make us well. But they can also be a breeding ground for serious infections. Consumer reports tracks hospital-infection records and says while some institutions have made good progress...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016

Buying the Best Luggage

Buying the Best Luggage

If you're heading out of town for the holidays, make sure you've got a suitcase that can handle the job. Consumer Reports finds some of the best pieces of luggage that could make traveling a lot easier.

Top Stories
UNT Senior Found Fatally Shot in Small Denton County Town
UNT Senior Found Fatally Shot in Small Denton County Town

Corinth police are investigating the town's first murder in 17 years. Police identified the victim on Monday as 21-year-old Amanda Clairmont, a senior at the University of North Texas.

8 Families Displaced After Fire Destroys Irving Apartment
8 Families Displaced After Fire Destroys Irving Apartment

Firefighters say eight families have been forced from their homes after a fire tore through their Irving apartment building early Tuesday morning.

Fmr. Cowboys WR Terry Glenn Killed in Crash
Fmr. Cowboys WR Terry Glenn Killed in Crash

Former Dallas Cowboys player Terry Glenn was killed in a car crash in Irving early Monday morning, officials say.

Gun Theft From Legal Owners Is on the Rise, Fueling Violence
Gun Theft From Legal Owners Is on the Rise, Fueling Violence

Hundreds of thousands of firearms stolen from the homes and vehicles of legal owners are flowing each year into underground markets, and the numbers are rising. Those weapons often end up in the hands of people...

Firefighters Battle House Fire in Dallas Tuesday
Firefighters Battle House Fire in Dallas Tuesday

Dallas Fire-Rescue crews battled a fire in a home on the city's northeast side Tuesday morning.

Waco's Economy Benefits Amid Final Season of 'Fixer Upper'
Waco's Economy Benefits Amid Final Season of 'Fixer Upper'

On a recent Thursday afternoon at Magnolia Market at the Silos, tourists line up for $3.50 "shiplap cupcakes" where mill workers once weighed wagons of cottonseed.