<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth https://www.nbcdfw.comen-usSat, 26 May 2018 09:10:47 -0500Sat, 26 May 2018 09:10:47 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Wife of Man Beaten in his RV Asking for Help to Find Attackers]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:25:58 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/RV+Beating.jpg
An Arlington man is recovering from a severe beating that left him with a brain bleed in the ICU for nearly a week. Police are searching for three men they say broke into his RV, then robbed and beat him.

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<![CDATA[Student Journalists Claim They're Being Censored by Principal]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:51:21 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Prosper+Newspaper.jpg
Student journalists at Prosper High School say they're being censored because their editorials weren't "uplifting" enough.

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<![CDATA[ATF Agent Dies During Training in Coppell]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 23:00:23 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/atf_agent_dies.jpg
A 41-year-old ATF agent died on Thursday after apparently suffering a heart attack during training in Coppell, the agency said.

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<![CDATA[DPS Ramps Up Enforcement During Memorial Day Weekend]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 21:46:48 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PRINCIPAL-foto-de-galeria-de-fotos.jpg
The department will join police agencies across Texas and will be boosting patrols to crack down on drunken driving.]]>
<![CDATA[500 Foot Tall 'Texas Odyssey' Planned to Go Up in Dallas]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:57:40 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/texas+odyssey.jpg
Get ready for a new attraction to soon make a mark on the Dallas skyline. Plans for an observation wheel, that will stand more than 500 feet tall, were released on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Outdoor Warning Siren Takes Dallas Couple By Surprise ]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 20:02:27 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Dallas+Tornado+Siren.jpg
A Dallas couple is calling on the city to move an outdoor warning siren installed just outside their home this past Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Doctor Investigated for Alleged Sexual Assault of Patients]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 18:17:57 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dr-john-dang.jpg
Two special prosecutors have been appointed to investigate allegations that a prominent Cleburne doctor sexually assaulted patients, improperly prescribed medication, and stole money from at least one of them.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports Rates Top Gas Grills]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:59:00 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/best+gas+grills.jpg
Consumer Reports tells you who tops the list in gas grill performance.

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<![CDATA[Program to Prevent Dallas Teen Pregnancy]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 19:37:42 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Teen_Pregnancy_Rates_032618.jpg
Dallas city leaders this week heard a new plan to prevent teenage pregnancy which is considered by experts to be a big contributor to growing Dallas poverty.]]>
<![CDATA[Byron Nelson High School Graduates Potential Service Dogs ]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 18:38:00 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/txcu+ffa+dogs.jpg
Byron Nelson High School is getting ready to graduate a unique group of students -- service animals.

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<![CDATA[Timelapse: Storms Roll Into Dallas]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 16:06:58 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Animated+GIF-downsized_large+%283%29.gif
Check out this 45-minute timelapse as the storm rolls into Dallas County from the north.

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<![CDATA[North Texas Veteran Searching for 'Louisiana']]> Fri, 25 May 2018 18:30:21 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/find+la+war+vet.jpg
Jim Garvin's search for a fellow Vietnam veteran is driven by the desire to give him a warm welcome home, something many did not receive when their service time was up.

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<![CDATA[Second Round of Colonial Underway]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 17:20:06 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-474507526.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney has the latest from the Colonial Country Club as the Fort Worth Invitational second round continues. 

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<![CDATA[Teen Leaves HS With Associate Degree, Wants Med School at 18]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 18:23:43 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/melody-delatorre-tcc-diploma.jpg
Thousands of Mansfield students are getting their high school diplomas this week. Many will go on to college, but at least one plans to graduate with a bachelor’s degree next year.

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<![CDATA[Jaap van Zweden's Joyous Grand Finale]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 16:38:51 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JvZ+Mark+Kitaoka.jpg
Jaap van Zweden is leaving Dallas to become the 26th Music Director of the New York Philharmonic.

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<![CDATA[Bound Woman Found on Roadside, Man Arrested]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 16:13:46 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Police+Lights+Generic+NBC4_3.jpg
A Texas man has been arrested for kidnapping after Louisiana police found a woman tied up at the side of a road.]]>
<![CDATA[Fecal Bacteria at Texas Beaches? Check Here to See]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 16:13:58 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/s-padre-island-seashore.jpg
If you're heading to a Texas beach for Memorial Day weekend, you may want to check the bacteria levels at your favorite spot.

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<![CDATA[Beaumont Bombing Suspect Left Notes for Investigators]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 15:50:19 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beaumont+church+explosion.jpg
Federal authorities have arrested a man in southeast Texas for a bombing at a Beaumont church and several other devices found in the city.

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<![CDATA[DPS Tips on Staying Safe Memorial Day Weekend]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 15:28:29 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/lonnie-haschel-cu-safety-tips.jpg
Sgt. Lonnie Haschel with the Texas Department of Transportation gives tips on how to stay safe over the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

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<![CDATA[Memorial Day Weekend: Landscape Tax Free Weekend]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 15:06:49 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lawn-Garden-Tax-Free.jpg
AgriLife Water University Horticulturist Daniel Cunningham joins us with advice to help you save a little "green" while "going green" this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Billboards to Feature Teen Missing 3 Years]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 15:03:01 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/200*120/MARIA+ELIZALDE+BILLBOARD.jpg
It's been nearly three years since a Dallas teen was last seen by her family and friends -- and police say the trail has gone cold. Now, the Texas Center for the Missing is launching a new campaign that...]]>
<![CDATA[The DMN's Britton Peele: 'Solo']]> Fri, 25 May 2018 14:58:01 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Chewbacca_Goes_Solo.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' Britton Peele joins NBC 5 to preview "Solo," the latest Star Wars film.]]>
<![CDATA[Hottest Weather of 2018 Coming This Weekend]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 14:52:27 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AC+UNIT.jpg
The hottest temperatures so far this year will happen over this Memorial Day Weekend. High temperatures will be in the mid-90s under a mostly sunny sky. The normal high for Memorial Day Weekend is 86.

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<![CDATA[SIU: Teacher Wounded in Ind. School Shooting is Ex-Football Player]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:54:55 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Noblesville+School+Shooting+-+11332223_32209887.jpg
A science teacher who was wounded during a school shooting in Noblesville, Indiana, has been identified as a former Southern Illinois University football player, the school revealed.]]>
<![CDATA[Parkland Survivors Hold Publix 'Die-In' Over Campaign Donations]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 22:28:45 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/052518+publix+die-in+david+hogg.jpg
On Friday, survivors of the Parkland school shooting protested Publix over the company's donations to politicians - including one top name in the 2018 race for Governor of Florida - that have been endorsed...

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<![CDATA[Update on Subtropical Storm Alberto]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 13:09:06 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Update_on_Subtropical_Storm_Alberto.jpg
Hurricane season doesn't officially begin until June 1 but we already have our first named storm of the season. Subtropical Storm Alberto is creating high surf and strong winds as it pushes toward the Gulf Coast...]]>
<![CDATA[Parents Angered by Urban Outfitters Selling Boy Scout Shirts]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 07:10:26 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/urban-outfitters-boy-scouts-shirts.jpg
A group of North Texas parents are furious after finding their iconic Boy Scout shirts and insignia sold online to young adults by Urban Outfitters.]]>
<![CDATA[What to Know About Reporting Workplace Harassment]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 12:32:47 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-746032153.jpg
Of the workers who say they've experienced sexual harassment on the job, 72 percent did not tell their employer about the incident, according to a CareerBuilder survey released early this year.

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<![CDATA[Inside the Firm Accused of Trying to Undermine Iran Deal]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 15:11:08 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/blackcubenbcnews.jpg
After reports of an undercover campaign by a shadowy Israeli firm called Black Cube to discredit the Iran deal, internal Black Cube documents obtained by NBC News and interviews of sources with direct knowledge...

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<![CDATA[Get Connected: A Closer Look at Stories for Friday, May 25]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 14:45:55 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Get_Connected_052518.jpg
It's finally Friday - May 25, 2018! Let's GET CONNECTED!]]>
<![CDATA[Forecasters Expect Active Tropical Season]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 10:33:21 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hurricane+irma+getty.jpg
U.S. government forecasters said Thursday that they expect an active Atlantic hurricane season -- an announcement that came as odds increased that the first tropical weather system of the year was forming in the...

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<![CDATA[Skin Cancer Less Common, More Deadly for People of Color]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 08:16:29 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/skin-cancer-protection.jpg
Even though skin cancer impacts a larger number of Caucasians, people of color are not immune to the damaging effects of the sun. “With patients of color, the incidents of skin cancer are much lower, however...

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<![CDATA[New Dashcam Video Shows Terrance Williams Arrest]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 04:20:33 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/terrance-williams-dashcam.gif
Dashcam video released by Frisco police Thursday appears to directly contradict the story of Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams and his attorney Chip Lewis.

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<![CDATA[Two Shot, Two Arrested in Dallas Shooting]]> Fri, 25 May 2018 09:29:30 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas+pd-metro.jpg
Police have arrested two people following an overnight shooting and standoff in Dallas Friday.]]>