Local News

A former Dallas police officer will serve a six-month sentence in the jail where he once took prisoners after the 2011 beating of a man that was caught on police dashcam video.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News Read More...
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Dallas/Ft. Worth 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


National News

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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A grand jury is considering evidence to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9.... 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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NEW YORK (AP) -- John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, correction officials said Friday.... Read More...
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BOSTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge on Friday to dismiss indictments against the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and put on hold further proceedings in the case over concerns about the process of selecting jurors in federal court.... Read More...
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