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Stock Up on Tax-Free Weekend for Gardeners

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 09:04


Most of us are familiar with the tax-free weekend associated with the start of school in August. In fact, these state-funded end-of-summer discounts are nearly 20 years old.

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ICE Arrested Man During a Green Card Interview in January. His Husband Is Still Fighting for His Release

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 08:17


Jose Ivan Nunez Martinez and his husband, Paul Frame, thought they were walking into a routine green card interview in January. Instead, the 37-year-old Martinez, who was born in Michoacan, Mexico, was arrested...

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Dallas City Council to Sound Off on Crossing Guard Program

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 08:05


Wednesday, the Dallas City Council will consider a three year, $15 million contract to help fund school crossing guards.

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North Texas Malls Going Strong: Report

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 05:20


The state of the shopping mall in North Texas is strong, according to a report by one of the largest commercial real estate firm in Texas.

Police Response Times Decrease Across Fort Worth

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 04:55


Since Fort Worth Police started its sixth patrol division in the northern part of the city, police response times have decreased across the city.

Consumers Say Their Bank Accounts Were Hacked Through Zelle

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 04:37


Zelle is supposed to make it easy and safe for you to send money to friends or relatives. But some consumers who never signed up for Zelle said strangers are using the service to steal money in a matter...

Tallest Office Building on the West Coast Opens to Fanfare

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 01:48


The Salesforce Tower in San Francisco opened for business back in January, but the skyline-altering skyscraper was christened with an official grand opening ceremony Tuesday morning.Stretching into the sky at...

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Hamels Limits Slugging Yankees as Last-Place Rangers Win

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Wed, 05/23/2018 - 00:18


Cole Hamels limited the slugging Yankees to four hits over seven innings, and Jurickson Profar and Ronald Guzman homered for the Rangers in a 6-4 win Tuesday night.

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White Concedes to Valdez in Democratic Primary Runoff

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 23:05


At his campaign watch party in Houston, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew White conceded the race for his party's nomination to Lupe Valdez Tuesday night.

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Allred Defeats Salerno in Primary; Will Face Sessions

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 23:04


Colin Allred defeated Lillian Salerno, both Democrats, in the U.S. House - District 32 runoff. Allred was put in the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee's Red to Blue program following the March primary....

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Texas Mom Died Protecting Son From Armed Teens: Family

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 22:26


Chicago-area relatives of a 31-year-old mother fatally shot inside her Texas apartment say Yesenia Gutierrez died trying to protect her 3-year-old son from armed burglars.Emotionally overcome, Lorena Gutierrez...

Photo Credit: Yesenia Gutierrez

Fort Worth ISD Tells 150 Teachers They Have to Move Schools

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 22:22


About 150 teachers in the Fort Worth ISD are ending the school year with a lot of uncertainty. They've been told they still have a job but not at their current campus, and it could be months before they...

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Vet Says He's Being Evicted for Pulling Gun in Self-Defense

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 21:52


A McKinney veteran says he's being evicted because he pulled a gun to defend himself.

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How Teens Deal With Pressure from Social Media

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 21:41


North Texas teens discuss the pressures they've felt from social media, how to push through them, and an expert gives advice to parents on how to help.

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Sinkhole Opens on White House Lawn, Spawns Twitter Memes

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 21:23


A sinkhole has opened up on the White House grounds and is "growing larger by the day," according to reporters who first spotted the sunken turf.The sinkhole was found Sunday on the North Lawn of the...

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First American Woman in Space to Get Forever Stamp

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:58


The first American woman to go to space will be immortalized on stamp, the United States Postal Service announced Tuesday.

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Mavericks' Dennis Smith Jr. Makes NBA Rookie Team

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:09


Dennis Smith Jr. made the NBA All-Rookie team. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs talks about Smith’s season and why the Mavericks have another chance to make a big splash in the draft.

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Sweetwater: the place to explore and find rattlesnakes

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:01


Catching a rattlesnake in the area is not only a hobby, it is part of a lifestyle and an important element for the economy.

List of Possible School Security Upgrades After Gov. Meeting

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 19:50


Texas Gov. Greg Abbott had a list of possible school security upgrades after a meeting at his office Tuesday with school and government officials.

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TxDOT vs. Restaurant Over 'Don't Mess With Texas' Slogan

Media - KXAS NBC5 DFW - Tue, 05/22/2018 - 19:00


The Texas Department of Transportation is fighting the oldest Tex-Mex restaurant chain in the country for the right to use the famous 'Don't Mess With Texas' slogan.

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