Local News

Health officials confirmed two new cases of West Nile virus in Dallas County on Friday, bringing the total number of human cases in 2014 up to five.Photo Credit: AP Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Due to an extra-large incoming class, about 100 Texas Woman's University students will start out the year living in a hotel.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
About the only thing hotter than the weather right now is a Hatch green chile. The popular peppers are only in season for about three weeks each year – and fans are rushing to buy them up. Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Tower 55 work means a downtown Fort Worth neighborhood will have a new way to walk to school, with a road over train tracks being shut down.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Former teacher Tammy Lowe was sentenced Friday to eight years for manslaughter charge, 10 years for failure to stop and render aid charge for killing a child during a hit-and-run crash last January. Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News


National News

NEW YORK (AP) -- John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, New York corrections officials said Friday.... Read More...
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison Friday after 24 years, following a judge's ruling that the case against him was based on now-debunked arson science.... Read More...
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American women and children, saying immigrants at a New Mexico detention center don't have proper access to lawyers and are being forced to clean restrooms and retell stories of violence and rape in front of children.... Read More...
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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens if the grand jury now considering the case doesn't return a charge against the officer?... Read More...
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BOSTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) are asking a judge to dismiss indictments and put proceedings in the case on hold over concerns about the jury selection process in federal court.... Read More...
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