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Friday, May 10, 2019 at 05:42 PM CDT

Texas Lawmakers Vote to Kill Roofing Bill

Texas Lawmakers Vote to Kill Roofing Bill

A bill aimed at protecting homeowners from dishonest roofers is dead.

Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 04:43 PM CDT

NTX Woman Suing Over Exploding Cans of Cooking Spray

NTX Woman Suing Over Exploding Cans of Cooking Spray

A woman in Greenville is among eight burn victims who are suing over exploding cans of Pam cooking spray.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 04:17 PM CDT

Family Demands Answers After Puppy Drowns in Pet Sitter's Pool

Family Demands Answers After Puppy Drowns in Pet Sitter's Pool

Families across the country say the dog sitting app "Rover" is not doing enough to keep pets safe. A family in Coppell thought their puppy was in good hands when they booked through the app, but a few hours...

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:44 PM CDT

Veteran Finds Facebook Pages Using His Photos to Scam Women

Veteran Finds Facebook Pages Using His Photos to Scam Women

A man in Forth Worth said he discovered dozens of Facebook pages using his photos in an effort to scam women. But he said Facebook is refusing to take many of the pages down. NBC 5's Samantha Chatman Responds.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 05:31 PM CDT

Roofers Assoc. Wants to Kill House Roofing Bill

Roofers Assoc. Wants to Kill House Roofing Bill

The Texas Independent Roofing Contractors Association is hoping to kill a roofing bill that some believe will protect homeowners from dishonest roofers. NBC 5's Samantha Chatman finds out why.

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Samantha Chatman joined the NBC 5 Responds team in August 2016 after serving the people of Louisville, Kentucky and southern Indiana as the Business Reporter at WDRB News. Samantha has covered major company acquisitions, business openings and economic opportunities as well as major breaking news events. Samantha received her Bachelor of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a minor in African-American Studies. She also has a certification in Public Relations from the university’s College of Media and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.



David Soltis is the award-winning photojournalist/editor for the NBC 5 Responds team. David is an NPPA award-winning photographer and was honored to be nominated for the 2015 Lone Star Emmy for Photographer - News. Before joining NBC DFW in April 2016, David worked in Houston, where he was picked to help launch KHOU-TV's consumer unit, "Watching Out for You." In 2015, several of his stories were awarded in the National Press Photographers Association's TV News Quarterly Clip Contest. David is a proud alumni of the University of Iowa Adler School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

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