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All eyes will be on a couple of clusters of showers and storms to our west on Sunday. Those storms should hold together long enough to give western and central parts of North Texas (including DFW) rain after midnight tonight. Those storms will also push a weak cold front through the area Sunday, which combined with additional clouds and the opportunity for scattered showers, should be enough to keep high temperatures in the middle 80s.

Get the latest forecast information from NBC 5's team of Weather Experts here.



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Saturday’s sixth annual "White Rock Que" brought together 1,600 neighbors to raise thousands of dollars for the victims of sexual assault.

It’s a charity close to the hearts of many in Lake Highlands where a serial rapist attacked three women in 2013.

“You know, it was a scary time in our neighborhood when these assaults were happening,” said co-founder Lizzie Pierce.

Pierce was the first of those victims. It was a traumatic and trying time, but she had help thanks to the Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center from the moment she arrived at the hospital.

“A volunteer is there to meet you no matter what time to kind of hold your hand, guide you through the process and tell you what to expect. It’s a very traumatic experience. You can’t change your clothes. You can’t go to the bathroom. You can’t brush your teeth. You can’t drink anything, because they need to preserve the evidence. It’s a long process, and you have someone there who kind of understands what’s going on and can walk you through it and hold your hand,” said Pierce.

It was in the years that followed that Pierce and her neighbors, realized they could turn their annual barbecue competition between neighbors into a fundraiser to give back to DARCC.

So they moved from a Lake Highlands cul-de-sac to Oak Highlands Brewery, raising $5,000 the first year, $20,000 the next and $30,000 in 2017. This year, they’re confident they’ll raise even more.

“When something like this happens it’s a long process of healing, and being able to give back to the people who got me to the point I’m at today is just really meaningful,” said Pierce.


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A man fired a gun at officers and led them on a chase through two Tarrant County cities late Saturday afternoon, police say.

The White Settlement Police Department was investigating two separate disturbance calls, when Fort Worth police received a similar notification, Fort Worth police spokesman Jimmy Pollozani said.

Officers from White Settlement located the suspect's car and tried to pull him over, however the driver fled. The pursuit went into Fort Worth city limits, before winding back into White Settlement.

At two separate points during the chase, the suspect fired shots at police officers, resulting in minor injuries to one, according to Pollozani.

The driver of the vehicle was ultimately shot multiple times by Fort Worth officers and finally slowed down by spike strips in White Settlement.

The suspect's condition is unknown at this time.


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Heartache started to set in Saturday for those in Santa Fe and the surrounding areas, but the community is stepping up to meet victims' needs.

Saturday, buses brought people back to the scene of the shooting that left 10 people dead and 13 injured.

Officials escorted parents, students and staff, one by one, inside Santa Fe High School to retrieve the personal items they left behind Friday when they ran for their lives.

By 1 p.m. Saturday, officials said 50 people had been admitted.

The process played out in front of well-wishers who left flowers and stuffed animals on the edge of the school grounds. The campus remained blocked off Saturday.

"You don't send them to learn how to defend themselves you send them to learn," Georgia Garza, whose daughter is a student at the school, said.

Garza said her daughter, Cassie, was at school when the shooting happened.

Cassie’s tutor and substitute teacher Cynthia Tisdale didn't survive.

"She [Cassie] says I'm not good at chemistry. I'm not good at math, but Mrs. Tisdale made it possible for me to understand," Garza said through tears.

Since the shooting, hundreds of people across the Houston area have lined up to give blood at donation drives in honor of the victims.

Many supporters shared their feelings visually, by lowering flags to half-staff or by posting roadside signs to "Pray for Santa Fe."

Sandy and Lonnie Phillips said they have seen the aftermath of a mass shooting far too often.

Their daughter Jessi Ghawi died in the 2012 movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado, which killed 12 and injured 70.

"Since then we've been to nine mass shootings," Sandy Phillips said. "That this is a generation that has been hiding in closets and behind desks their entire school lives makes me sick."

The Phillips now travel the country to console survivors of mass shootings, each time hoping the latest tragedy is the last.

Classes at Santa Fe ISD are canceled through at least Tuesday, with graduation scheduled for June 1.


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Just weeks after one famous Witten in Dallas retired, another one will debut.

A three-week-old giraffe calf named Witten, in honor of recently retired Cowboys tight end Jason Witten, will make his first public appearance Monday at 10:15 a.m., the Dallas Zoo announced Saturday.

His debut will come in the giraffe feeding yard.

Witten was born on April 25, and was standing, walking and nursing less than 45 minutes after birth. He is the second calf for his mother, Chrystal.

Chrystal and other members of the herd will join Witten for his debut, with more regular appearances to follow as the calf acclimates to the herd.


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The wind finally blew on the new Trinity Forest course at the AT&T Byron Nelson.

Aaron Wise wasn't rattled, not even by a bogey that dropped him into a tie for the lead on the final hole Saturday. Now the 21-year-old PGA Tour rookie is ready for another run at his first victory.

Wise shot a 3-under 68 to pull even with Marc Leishman, four shots ahead of Matt Jones and Kevin Na going into the final round.

It's not the first time Wise has been in this position, though. Two weeks ago, he finished tied for second at the Wells Fargo Championship, two shots behind Jason Day.

Besides, Wise has won at every level -- including the 2016 NCAA individual title while helping Oregon win the team championship just before turning pro. He was the first player in eight years to pull that NCAA double.

"There's a little more pressure on it because there's more people and it's a bigger scene, but I felt like I did a great job of handling all that at Quail Hollow," Wise said. "Being my second chance at it, I feel like it's only going to be better than that."

Leishman shot 69 after setting a 36-hole tournament record previously shared by Tiger Woods. The 34-year-old Australian had a career-best 61 in the opening round.

Hometown star Jordan Spieth couldn't make a move from eight shots back, shooting par 71 and falling 10 strokes behind.

Wind gusted above 25 mph at times after two rounds of calmer conditions and lower scores on the treeless, links-style layout a few miles south of downtown Dallas. The Nelson spent the previous 35 years at a more conventional venue in suburban Irving.

One illustration of the struggle came late with the strong crosswind at the par-4 18th, where five of the top six on the leaderboard had bogey or worse.

Na (69) and Jones (68) had to settle for 13 under. Jimmy Walker shot 70 with a double bogey on the final hole that dropped him to 12 under, with Brian Gay, who bogeyed 18 for a 72.

Wise played in more wind than Leishman and most of the other leaders Friday when it kicked up in the afternoon, and still said Saturday's conditions were significantly different. And he still said it was fun.

"I love playing really firm golf courses because it brings a lot of thinking in," Wise said. "I didn't have quite as many drivers as I had the last couple of days because it was firmer."

With one notable exception: his 402-yard drive on the downwind par-4 ninth. All Wise had left was a flip wedge on the 504-yard hole, and he made the 11-foot putt.

"It's pretty cool to be able to make decisions like that and kind of use my advantage, which is my driving when I can," he said. "But you still got to play safe. This course has enough teeth where you can't just bomb driver everywhere."

Spieth was hoping for the teeth on one of his home courses, but couldn't take advantage of his experience with it. The Dallas native even admitted he's still struggling to figure out the greens.

The 24-year-old had three birdies and three bogeys and is in danger of going another year without surpassing his best Nelson finish -- a tie for 16th when he was a 16-year-old high school junior in 2010.

"I finish 16th tomorrow and people are going to say, `What's wrong?"' said Spieth, a three-time major winner. "It's funny how expectations change. But certainly my own do as well."

Wise said the difference with strong wind on the course co-designed by Ben Crenshaw showed up quickly when his tee shot on the par-3 second hole ended up 30 yards right of his target.

For Leishman, it was the long ninth hole when he hit a 3-wood to try to land short of a fairway bunker 340 yards away but "went straight in it."

"That's a bit of getting used to," the three-time tour winner said. "Normally I can't hit my driver anywhere close to that."

After 41 scores of 66 or better in the first two rounds, there were just two Saturday. Charles Howell III shot a 65 for the lowest and only bogey-free round of the day.

"It's a lot different," Jones said. "This is what the course is built for."

Leishman, who still has a chance to be a wire-to-wire Nelson winner two years after Sergio Garcia did it, retook the lead with birdies at Nos. 14 and 15. Wise answered at 16 and 17 before his three-putt at 18.

"He's a solid player for I heard this morning he's only 21. I didn't realize that," Leishman said. "I guess I was in high school before he was born. You hear guys talk about that all the time, but I've never said that, I think."

The Aussie will be dueling Sunday with the youngster, born in South Africa but raised in the United States.

"It's easy for me to get ahead of myself," Wise said. "I'm getting some great experience for a kid this young. It's only going to serve me well down the road."


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Recent school shootings have sparked a nationwide debate over arming teachers.

In Texas, school districts have the option to train qualified staff members as "school marshals" and allow them to carry concealed weapons in classrooms. Only a few districts have opted to do that. 

Defender Training Academy, which operates a gun range in Fort Worth, said educators ought to at least be empowered with basic knowledge about how to defend their schools. It's why they offered free courses to teachers and administrators Saturday.

Holly Harris was one of the teachers who took them up on that offer.

"Sometimes I sit there and think, okay -- what would I do in this situation?" Harris said. "In the teachers lounge, we've had a lot of those discussions this year."

In addition to handgun basics, instructors walked the teachers through hands-on self-defense techniques and trauma care.         

"It's not always about the good guy having the gun," Edwina Parker, an instructor at Defender Training Academy, said. "It's really about the good guy having a plan."

Parker said in recent months, she has received an increasing number of calls from schools, teacher groups and even churches wanting additional training.

"We find that with training, we gain that confidence to react to a situation," Parker said.

The school district Harris works for does not currently allow teachers to carry. But now, she said, if that were to change, she'd be among the first to sign up.

"I would feel very confident with that responsibility," Harris said.

This was the first time Defender Training Academy has done something like this specifically for educators. They said they'll likely do more events like this in the future.


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The city of Mesquite along with the NAACP and local historical groups are working together to make sure the Brickyard Cemetery is preserved and the people who are buried there are never forgotten.


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Officer Crystal Almeida lost her colleague — and almost her life — while trying to arrest a suspect at a Home Depot in Dallas last month.

Almeida was shot in the face in the April 24 shooting, which also critically wounded loss-prevention officer Scott Painter. Officer Rogelio Santander, Almeida's partner and close friend, died the next morning.

On Saturday, three weeks after the shooting, about 50 Dallas officers lined up outside Baylor University Medical Center's rehab facility to surprise the 26-year-old Almeida as she was released to go home.

Read more from our media partner The Dallas Morning News.


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A man was arrested in connection with a murder that took place in Dallas early Friday morning, police say.

The Dallas Police Department arrested 40-year-old Miguel Camacho-Pineda at 4:20 p.m. Friday, just 14 hours after he shot and killed a man in the 3200 block of W. Davis Street.

Surveillance caught the incident earlier in the day, at 2:15 a.m., police said. In the video, police saw Camacho-Pineda shoot a 32-year-old white male before he fled the scene in a dark-colored Chevrolet Tahoe.

The victim, whose name was withheld Thursday, died from his injuries at an area hospital.

Police caught Camacho-Pineda after they spotted the Tahoe driving near the area where the shooting took place. They stopped the vehicle and arrested him without incident.

After Camacho-Pineda was detained, he waived his Miranda Rights and voluntarily spoke to detectives. It was during the interview that he confessed to shooting the victim.

Camacho-Pineda was placed in the Dallas County Jail for murder, with his bond set at $250,000.


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