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Forecasters Expect Active Tropical Season

1 hour 4 min ago

U.S. government forecasters said Thursday that they expect an active Atlantic hurricane season -- an announcement that came as odds increased that the first tropical weather system of the year was forming in the...

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Two Shot, Two Arrested in Dallas Shooting

2 hours 8 min ago

Police have arrested two people following an overnight shooting and standoff in Dallas Friday.

Hottest Weather of 2018 Coming This Weekend

2 hours 43 min ago

The hottest temperatures so far this year will happen over this Memorial Day Weekend. High temperatures will be in the mid-90s under a mostly sunny sky. The normal high for Memorial Day Weekend is 86.

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'Hope to All Victims': Weinstein Accusers Hail His Surrender

3 hours 9 min ago

As disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein surrendered to authorities and was arrested on rape and other sex abuse and misconduct charges Friday morning, a drove of women hailed his arrest as a step...

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'No Truth' in Rumored Threat Against Flower Mound School

3 hours 18 min ago

Flower Mound police say they will step up their presence at Forestwood Middle School Friday following rumors that a threat was made against the Lewisville Independent School District campus.

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More Roundabouts Planned for North Texas Cities

5 hours 16 min ago

This week two cities in North Texas – Fort Worth and Allen – discussed plans to install new roundabout intersections.

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Skin Cancer More Deadly for People of Color

6 hours 20 min ago

Even though skin cancer impacts a larger number of Caucasians, people of color are not immune to the damaging effects of the sun. “With patients of color, the incidents of skin cancer are much lower, however...

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Parents Angered by Urban Outfitters Selling Boy Scout Shirts

6 hours 47 min ago

A group of North Texas parents are furious after finding their iconic Boy Scout shirts and insignia sold online to young adults by Urban Outfitters.

How to Update Privacy Settings on Facebook, Twitter, Others

8 hours 8 min ago

With a strict, new European privacy regulation taking effect Friday, several social media companies are reaching out to users with updated privacy policies, NBC News reported. Customers will have control...

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15 Injured, 3 Seriously, in Explosion at Canada Restaurant

10 hours 8 min ago

Fifteen people were injured after two people detonated an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in a Canada restaurant late Thursday night, authorities said. The suspects fled the scene immediately.Police received...

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Experts Say China Is the Reason N. Korea Summit Crumbled

10 hours 40 min ago

Foreign policy analysts say China is the hidden hand behind the derailment of the United States' summit with North Korea, NBC News reported. Chinese President Xi Jinping has become increasingly anxious...

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Perez Plays Ball Off Choo's Nose To Help KC Top Texas

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 23:31

Danny Duffy took a shutout into the eighth inning after Salvador Perez threw out a baserunner on a ball that hit Shin-Soo Choo in the nose, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 8-2 for their...

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Video Shows Cowboys Receiver Terrance Williams Looking Bad

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 23:10

Cowboys receiver Terrance Williams is still dealing with the fallout of his arrest. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jacques Taylor talk about the video that shows Williams falling off...

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Frisco is Nation's Fastest Growing City

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 23:01

According to new numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau, Frisco is the fastest growing city in the country, adding an average of 37 news residents each day. The city's school district has had to adapt, and will add...

Former Cowboy Trying to Make Most of Second Chance in Life

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 22:59

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Sherman Williams, who won a Super Bowl with the team in the 90s, is trying to make the most of his second chance in life.

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Majority of teens worried about a shooting at their school

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 22:27

A majority of teenagers are worried about a shooting happening at their school according to a survey from the Pew Research Center. Mental Health experts say that anxiety can lead to problems in the classroom.

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Pizza Delivery Man is Right on Time for Life Saving Delivery

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 22:08

Pizza delivery driver says the Holy Spirit called on him to stop his route and talk to a distressed man on a bridge.

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DISD Trustee's Daughter Recovers From Heart Transplant

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:51

The 3-month-old baby girl is recovering after having a life-saving procedure fewer than a dozen Texas infants undergo each year.

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New Turf at UNT to Cool Down Football Field

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 18:19

University of North Texas is installing a new field surface at Apogee Stadium. The school says the turf is safer – and it helps players beat the heat.

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Cowtown is Boomtown, Now 15th Largest in U.S.

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 18:17

Fort Worth zipped past Indianapolis to become the 15th largest city in the country, according to new numbers from the U.S. Census.

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