The High Five

The High Five
7:14 am
Fri January 30, 2015

Dallas Is Among The Best Cities For Football Fans, Survey Says

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Dallas is a big football town (what a shock); protesters shout at Muslims in Austin; Stagger Lee opens in Dallas today; and more.

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The High Five
7:14 am
Thu January 29, 2015

A Virtual Buddy Holly Hologram Will Tour Texas In 2016

Buddy Holly and the Crickets performed on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1957.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Buddy Holly the hologram; Stagger Lee opens in Dallas Friday; former Gov. Rick Perry denounces the criminal case against him; and more.

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The High Five
7:08 am
Wed January 28, 2015

Puppy Playdates: Uber Delivering Dogs On Demand From Dallas Animal Services

Dogs at Dallas Animal Services were getting ready for their big day Wednesday.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Schedule a puppy playdate in Dallas; former Gov. Perry’s legal battle continues; a Facebook post lands a North Texas man in jail; and more.

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The High Five
9:29 pm
Tue January 27, 2015

Dallas High School Students Dance To ‘Uptown Funk’ In Viral Video

A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School students star in a video that's going viral.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School stars in a viral video; NPR’s Michel Martin is in Dallas to tackle football ethics; why do Dallas students take so many AP exams?; and more.

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The High Five
6:00 am
Mon January 26, 2015

TSA Seized 120 Guns At D/FW Airport Last Year, The Most In The U.S.

A loaded folding-stock rifle with two loaded magazines was found in a carry-on bag in 2014 at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
Transportation Security Administration

Five stories that have North Texas talking: When it comes to confiscated guns at airports, D/FW is No. 1; Plano is a great place to find a job; Rick Perry was one of the longest-serving governors in the country; and more.

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The High Five
12:26 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

The New Dallas Zoo Anteater, MJ, Is Looking For Love (Video)

MJ, a tamandua or lesser anteater, is in town for some romance – he’s been paired with Chispa, the Dallas Zoo’s 2-year-old female tamandua. They recently enjoyed a wax worm meal together.
Dallas Zoo

Five stories that have North Texas talking: a Dallas writer is sentenced to prison; Dallas and Fort Worth don't have much "arts vibrancy;" NPR's Michel Martin will tackle the ethics of football in Dallas; and more. 

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The High Five
7:32 am
Thu January 22, 2015

This North Texas 9-Year-Old Is Wowing Judges On 'MasterChef Junior' (Video)

Riley from Carrollton presents a steak dish on "MasterChef Junior."
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: A Carrollton wunderchef on MasterChef; a Dallas housing discrimination case takes center stage at the Supreme Court; Dallas’ “Stagger Lee” has a preview tonight; and more.

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The High Five
7:26 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Opponents Of Plano’s Equal Rights Ordinance Say Petition Drive Is A Success

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Texas has a new governor and lieutenant governor; Dallas ISD’s controversial home-rule school proposal comes to an end for now; go behind the scenes of a Dallas musical; and more.

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The High Five
7:25 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Dallas ‘Dreamer’ To Be Guest At State Of The Union Address

President Obama in an earlier State of the Union address.
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Five stories that have North Texas talking: A Dallas college student will be among the guests at tonight’s State of the Union; a big day for Greg Abbott, Texas’ new governor; a controversial African elephant hunt has been canceled; and more.

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The High Five
12:58 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Texas Has Lots And Lots Of Goats

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Five stories that have North Texas talking: Texas loves goats; Gov. Perry says farewell – for now; it’s Girl Scout cookie time; and more.

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