<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2018 https://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.com en-usFri, 19 Oct 2018 23:38:03 -0500Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:38:03 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police Release Name of Officer Who Fatally Shot O'Shae Terry]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:54:53 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Terry-Oshae-090218.jpg
The mother of a man shot and killed by an Arlington police officer says new information the department released Friday evening is not enough.

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<![CDATA[Here's What the $1B Mega Millions Jackpot Can Buy You]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:30:09 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/expensive-car-photo.jpg
Everyone has a dream for the $1B Mega Millions jackpot, but have you really thought about what that kind of cash can buy?

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<![CDATA[Sunshine This Weekend!]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:24:50 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/200*120/745pm+radar.PNG
The rain has moved out of our area and the weekend will be dry. Saturday morning will start out cloudy, but the sun should be out by the afternoon with highs in the low 70s. Sunday also looks dry and pleasant...
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<![CDATA[Dallas Police Officer Arrested On 'Injury To A Child' Charge]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:12:23 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Generic+police+lights+5.jpg
A veteran officer of the Dallas Police Department is facing charges for allegedly abusing a child.]]>
<![CDATA[Reward Increased for Information into Garland Woman's Murder]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:38:51 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GARLAND+COLD+CASE.jpg
The family of a murder victim is increasing the reward hoping it could lead to a break in the case.

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<![CDATA[Rain Washing Away October Plans, Profits in North Texas]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:38:27 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/wet+pumpkin.jpg
October was supposed to be great month for outdoor activities in Texas. Mother Nature didn't get the memo.]]>
<![CDATA[Allen Restores Vintage Fire Truck]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 19:04:44 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/allen+fire+engine.jpg
Allen is working to restore one of the city's most historic pieces of equipment with hopes of getting a vintage fire truck back on the street.

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<![CDATA[Dallas County to Guard Against Election Hacking]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:27:05 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Elections+voting+booth.jpg
Just three days before early voting in the mid-term primaries begins, Dallas County commissioners approved a plan to provide extra security against election hacking.

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<![CDATA[Sen. Ted Cruz Calls for "Serious Consequences" in Journalist Case]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:24:54 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Cruz+on+LSP.jpg
Sen. Ted Cruz discussed what the United Sates should do regarding Saudi Arabia if the country is involved in the murder of missing missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Cruz is the guest on Lone Star...

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<![CDATA[Denton Coffee Shop to Finally Reopen Following Four Alarm Fire]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:31:15 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Jupiter+Coffee+Denton.jpg
A Denton coffee shop will reopen, a year after a four alarm fire leveled an iconic business next door.]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas-Area Doctors Raise Awareness About ALS]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:47:42 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/ALS+Family.jpg
Husband and wife, both doctors, say ALS turned their lives upside down. They hope their story inspires action and research into the mysterious disease.

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<![CDATA[Hostess Stuck With Bad Payroll Checks When Restaurant Closes]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:19:01 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4p-dream-cafe-signage.jpg
A former hostess at Dream Cafe in Addison said the restaurant sent her bad paychecks after closing.

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<![CDATA[Fort Worth Police Chief Hasn't Accepted Any Job Offers: Dept]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:38:59 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/fwpd+chief+joel+fitzgerald1.jpg
The Fort Worth Police Department says Chief Joel Fitzgerald has not accepted any job offer, despite a statement from Mayor Betsy Price Friday morning that Fitzgerald accepted an offer to be the next commissioner...

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<![CDATA[Migrants Storm Through Guatemala Border to Mexico]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:17:02 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+MIGRANTS+AT+MEXICO+BORDER+101918.00_00_38_06.Still005THUMB.jpg
Thousands of migrants from Central America gathered at the Guatemala-Mexico border Friday. After several broke the Guatemalan fence, the migrants rushed through the entry way to attempt to enter Mexico.]]>
<![CDATA[‘A Doll’s House’ Rocks Two DFW Stages]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:53:58 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kate+Paulsen+as+Nora+and+Sam+Henderson+as+Torvald+in+A+DOLL%27S+HOUSE+at+WaterTower+Theatre.+Photo+by+Jason+Anderson.%281%29.jpg
The most powerful moments in A Doll’s House and A Doll’s House, Part 2 are not words. It’s a slam and a knock.

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<![CDATA[5th Circuit Offers Mixed Ruling in Texas Foster Care Case]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:06:32 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gavel-generic1.jpg
A federal appeals court has struck down dozens of measures ordered by a judge to improve Texas' foster care system, but the court said the state must still make improvements.

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<![CDATA[Debunking Myths About the Flu Shot]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:00:29 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Flu+Vaccine3.jpg
Flu cases are popping up in North Texas and it's not too late to get the flu vaccine. Dr. Davika Rao with Children's Health debunks the myths about getting the flu shots.]]>
<![CDATA[Murder for Hire Trial Begins Monday]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:54:59 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kristopher-Ledell-Love.gif
The trial of Kristopher Love, the man accused of pulling the trigger in a murder for hire plot that left pediatric dentist Kendra Hatcher dead begins Monday.

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<![CDATA[Act of Chivalry Seals Wedding Day Vows]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:46:33 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/6a+v-+tmsg+wet+wedding+_KXASJ3E0_2018-10-18-09-27-22.jpg
Twiztid and Nicole Stanley got married last Saturday on Nicole's family farm. In the hours before the ceremony, storms dumped rain and winds roared -- a sign of good luck?

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<![CDATA[36 Counties Added to Texas' Disaster Declaration]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:09:09 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/20129009+SetHFin+Texas+Flooding.png
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott added 36 counties to the state's disaster declaration related to severe weather and flooding.

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<![CDATA[San Antonio Approves $450M Alamo Redevelopment Project]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:50:16 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/alamo-generic-722.jpg
The San Antonio City Council has approved a $450 million redevelopment plan for the Alamo, marking a new chapter for the city's nearly 300-year-old public square.

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<![CDATA[Take a Hike at the Trinity River Audubon Center]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:45:06 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Trinity+River+Audubon+Center.jpg
Hiking trails abound at the Trinity River Audubon Center in Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Couple Captures Incredible Landing of Plane on SoCal Freeway]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:48:12 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_AIRPLANE_FREEWAY_101918_2-153997697402000002.jpg
A San Diego-area couple was heading to a routine medical appointment when they captured video of a small plane landing right in front them on Interstate 8 in El Cajon. CHP officers say it's a miracle no one was...]]>
<![CDATA[TTU Keeps QB Mystery Under Wraps Vs Kansas]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:56:40 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1043028606.jpg
There's no telling who might start at quarterback Saturday when the Red Raiders (4-2, 2-1 Big 12) host Kansas (2-4, 0-3).

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<![CDATA[No. 9 OU at TCU Looking to Overcome Loss to Texas]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:53:08 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kylertdus.jpg
Murray and the Sooners (5-1, 3-1 Big 12) are back in the Dallas-Fort Worth area on Saturday to play at TCU (3-3, 1-2).

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<![CDATA[Paul Manafort, in Wheelchair, Learns Sentencing Date]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:08:04 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Manafort181019_wheelschair.jpg
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort rolled into a Virginia federal court Friday in a wheelchair and wearing a green prison uniform instead of his signature tailored suit.The judge scheduled Manafort...]]>
<![CDATA[Russian Woman Charged With Interfering in 2018 Election]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:52:05 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AdobeStock_101979815.jpg
U.S. prosecutors have charged a Russian woman who works for an oligarch close to Russian President Vladimir Putin with attempting to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections, authorities said Friday.The charges...

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<![CDATA[$76 Million Klyde Warren Park Expansion Plans Revealed]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:31:22 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Klyde-Warren-Park-Renderings-ExperienceCenter-lede.jpg
Dallas' well-known deck park is about to expand in a major way with a pavilion, parking garage and more green space.

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<![CDATA[Scott Linehan Has the Blueprint to Offensive Line Success]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:48:11 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/scott-linehan-cowboys.png
Maybe, just maybe, play caller Scott Linehan has figured out how to maximize the Cowboys' offense.

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<![CDATA[Girl, 8, on Pulling Sword From Lake: 'I Felt Like a Warrior']]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:31:16 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dykbild-1200x675-Swedish-Sword.jpg
A figure emerges from a glistening Swedish lake holding a mysterious sword, crusted over and worn by time.No, this is not the opening scene from a new “Thor” movie. Nor is it an excerpt from a Nordic...

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<![CDATA[For Candidates Propelled by Trump in Primary, General Looms]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:44:42 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GOP-gub-split.jpg
In a video advertisement for his Florida gubernatorial campaign, Republican Rep. Ron DeSantis urged his toddler-aged daughter to "build the wall" with colorful toy blocks. DeSantis, who faced off against...

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<![CDATA['Severe' Turbulence Injures 15 on Flight to Argentina]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:32:56 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/101918+Aerolineas+Argentinas+FL.jpg
At least 15 people were injured due to "severe intense turbulence" on an Aerolíneas Argentinas flight Thursday from Miami to Buenos Aires, the airline said in a statement.Aerolineas described the injuries...

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<![CDATA[Mark Cuban's Tips for Lottery Winners]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:13:08 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TLMD_MARK_CUBAN_GAME.jpg
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, who knows what it's like to suddenly become incredibly wealthy, has some tips for lottery jackpot winners.

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<![CDATA[Driverless Shuttle Service Begins Friday in Arlington]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:09:15 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/5a+v-arl+ai+shuttles_KXASJ3CI_2018-10-19-06-25-18.jpg
As of Friday a driverless shuttle service will be available in Arlington. Self-driving vans will be carrying up to three passengers at a time, cruising along at 35 miles per hour, right alongside other traffic...

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<![CDATA[Coppell High School Named Best Student Newscast in Nation]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:59:11 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kcby-coppell-news.png
Coppell High School is celebrating a major milestone after being named the best student-run newscast in the nation by The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) as a part of the The National...

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<![CDATA[Reliant Wants Texas to Cast a Vote for a Deserving Nonprofit]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:00:02 -0500 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Read+Fort+Worth.jpg
Reliant Gives is calling on the Texas public to cast its vote for its favorite, deserving nonprofit benefitting children.

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