Local News

The widow of a veteran Dallas firefighter killed in a six-alarm fire more than a year ago has retained a lawyer to help get answers from the city about how he died.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News/Dallas Fire-Rescue Read More...
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Grand Prairie's horse racing venue has had its challenges as neighboring states have the advantage of also running casinos and offering larger purses. But Lone Star Park stands tall as it prepares to open...Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
An Arlington firefighter, who is also a U.S. Army Guard Reserve specialist, returned home Thursday after being deployed to Afghanistan.Photo Credit: Josh Ault, NBC 5 News Read More...
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Storms have dumped heavy rain on parts of Texas, leading to several high-water rescues in the Austin and El Paso areas. Copyright Associated Press / NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthPhoto Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News
Classes have resumed at Fort Worth's Sagamore Hill Elementary School after an overnight break-in and a subsequent search for the intruders by Fort Worth SWAT officers.Photo Credit: Jeff Smith, NBC 5 News Read More...
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth News


National News

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- Cpl. Bryon Dickson was an impeccable officer who put his family first, friends and colleagues said Thursday at the slain state police trooper's funeral, hours before his suspected killer was added to the FBI's most wanted list.... Read More...
National News
Investigators searching for the man suspected of killing a Pennsylvania trooper in an ambush outside a barracks in the Pocono Mountains nearly a week ago describe the suspect as a self-taught survivalist who hates police. Eric Frein, 31, is believed to be hiding in dense forest punctuated by private communities, vacation homes and hunting cabins. If so, he wouldn't be the first criminal suspect to avoid authorities by disappearing into nature for a while. Some others:... Read More...
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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) -- Greg Mortenson doesn't want to talk about his best-selling "Three Cups of Tea" book, but everybody else does - including his own charity.... Read More...
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Greg Mortenson's best-selling book "Three Cups of Tea" came under intense scrutiny after 60 Minutes, author Jon Krakauer and some people in the book said some of the stories were fabricated. Here's a look at some of those stories, what is being disputed and Mortenson's response in a recent interview with The Associated Press:... Read More...
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PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- A man has been charged with deliberately starting a Northern California wildfire that has shown explosive growth and driven nearly 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said Thursday.... Read More...
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