NBC5 Forecast: Strong cold front slices through North Texas tonight

NBC5 Forecast: Strong cold front slices through North Texas tonight

From NBC5 meteorologist Brian James – A strong cold front will move through North Texas late tonight with gusty north winds, a shot of cooler air, and some rain & storms. The rain will only be around for Sunday morning. The sky will begin clearing out in the afternoon and the wind will gradually decrease, but most of the day will be windy and cool. The new work and school week will begin with a…

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Texas lawmakers, businesses react to roll back of Obamacare birth control mandate

Texas lawmakers, businesses react to roll back of Obamacare birth control mandate

After the Trump administration dialed back a controversial mandate in the Affordable Care Act that required companies to cover birth control in their health plans, Texas lawmakers had strong reactions and businesses are seeking clarity on what it all means. In Washington, the responses came along party lines, with Republicans praising the ban as a victory and Democrats lamenting the consequences for women dependent on company-provided birth control. Sen. Ted Cruz tweeted his support for…

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North Dallas Texas Puts You Close To The Action

North Dallas Texas Puts You Close To The Action

If you’re looking for a new place to live that has plenty to do and lots of jobs to help you pay for it, then North Dallas in Texas is someplace that you might want to consider relocating to. This is true whether you’re already in the Lone Star State or looking for new horizons from one of the other states of the Union. The entire economy of Texas is booming. That’s driven partly by…

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Will North Texas quakes grow bigger and more dangerous?

Will North Texas quakes grow bigger and more dangerous?

Slowly but surely, seismic researchers are strengthening their conclusion that the swarm of North Texas earthquakes in recent years have been human-induced. Texas Railroad Commission, are you listening? Research has long established a probable link between tremors and pressure from wastewater injection disposal wells used in oil and gas operations. However, new research from an SMU-led study team, including experts from the University of Texas and the Geological Survey, adds a chilling caution. The Johnson…

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