<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:47:41 -0700 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:47:41 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[San Francisco Giants Unveil 2014 Championship Ring]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:30:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*143/12345678912321.jpg
The San Francisco Giants unveiled their 2014 World Championship Ring before a sold out crowd at AT&T Park Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Search on for Driver Behind Deadly Oakland Hit-and-Run Crash]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:06:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/2015-04-18_15-04-39.jpg
The search is on for the driver behind a deadly hit and run crash in Oakland.

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<![CDATA[Residents Prep for Mobile Home Park Closure in Palo Alto]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:23:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/mobilehomepark1.JPG
Maria Martinez and her neighbors' efforts to legally prevent the sale of Buena Vista Mobile Park came to an end this week after the Palo Alto City Council rule the owner's desire to sell is legal.

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<![CDATA[Precision Medicine Takes Personalized Approach]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:44:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0417-2015-Research.jpg
Fighting disease is not one-size-fits all anymore. Now, it's all about personalized medicine. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Golden State Warriors 2015 Fan Photos]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:05:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/CC6HlN4UkAIcRqz.jpg+large.jpg
Here are some fan photos, as they root on the 2015 Golden State Warriors.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Police Bracing for 4/20 Celebrations]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:35:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/0421-SF-weed.jpg
Police are bracing for thousands of revelers to celebrate 4/20 in San Francisco.

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<![CDATA[SJFD Speeds Up Training for Fire Season]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:19:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/san_jose_fire_department_truck_generic.jpg
The San Jose Fire Department is getting an early jump on the upcoming fire season.]]>
<![CDATA[Moore's Law Set to Turn 50]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:47:37 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0417-2015-Moore.jpg
Moore's Law turns 50 years old on Sunday and what was once a theory about how fast technology might someday get has come true in ways its author never imagined. Scott Budman reports.

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<![CDATA[Oakland, Fans Prepare for Warriors Playoffs Fever]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:42:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/IMG_04461.jpg
Oakland is awash in Warriors pride -- from City Hall to street banners to downtown buses. Christie Smith shows how the city and fans are set for Warriors playoffs fever.

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<![CDATA[Silicon Valley Comic Con Coming to San Jose]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:51:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/217*120/siliconcomiccon.jpg
Apple founder Steve Wozniak and Marvel Comics' Stan Lee will bring a Silicon Valley Comic Con to San Jose in 2016.

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<![CDATA[SUV Slams into Redwood City Home]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:28:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/car_into_house_redwood_city_chopper.jpg
Police in Redwood City have blocked off a road after an SUV slammed into a home Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Cities Push Back on Governor's Water Cutbacks]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:05:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/droughtlandscapie.jpg
California cities are pushing back against Gov. Jerry Brown's order for mandatory water use reductions, but it's not likely that regulators will retreat with the state in its fourth year of drought.

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<![CDATA[Adoptee Relives Operation Babylift 40 Years Later]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:01:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/lara+and+lonnie.jpg
Lara Price never considered she was a part of history — that her childhood was newsworthy. Her earliest memories were painted for her, a portrait of which the colors have shifted over her four decades.

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.
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<![CDATA[San Francisco Commemorates Hydrants That Saved the City]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:47:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SF+EARTHQUAKE+HYDRANTS+-+23113808.jpg
San Francisco city leaders on Friday finished the first step of their annual painting project: spraying a new coat of silver finish onto two fire hydrants that saved the western half of the city during the 1906...

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<![CDATA[Tim Cook Hot Commodity in Charity Auction]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:12:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/220*120/timcook2.jpg
Turns out, Apple CEO Tim Cook is more popular than singer Taylor Swift and actor Robert Downey Jr. combined.

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<![CDATA[3 Men Stabbed at San Leandro Bar ]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:09:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SAN+LEANDRO+GANG+THREAT+RAW+GOUDEAU+1705+PST+-+17304724.jpg
Three men were stabbed during a violent fight Thursday night in a San Leandro bar, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Google Embraces 'Mobile-Friendly' Sites in Search Shake-Up]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:07:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/New+Image31.JPG
Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones and tablets in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information.

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<![CDATA[QUIZ: What Do You Know About Drought Cutbacks?]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:14:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/drought-quiz-3-conserve-water-snowpack-snow-poll-neighbors.jpg
The drought that's plaguing the Golden State is into its fourth year. Test your knowledge of the river-shriveling dry spell.

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<![CDATA[Customers Secretly Recorded in Starbucks Bathroom]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:40:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/JacobTurnerofBenicia.jpg
Walnut Creek police are trying to find out who might have used the restroom - and possibly might have been caught on camera doing so - at a Starbucks after they arrested a 35-year-old Benicia man on multiple...]]>
<![CDATA[Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Cars Wave of the Future?]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:37:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/car+charger.jpg
The electric cars and those charging stations are popping up everywhere. But many people say battery-power is not the way of the future. Peggy Bunker reports.

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<![CDATA[Kids Adopted in Operation Babylift Meet on Anniversary]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:33:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0416-2015-VietnamBabies.jpg
It was 40 years ago when more than 2,000 Vietnamese children were airlifted from their war torn country to the United States. Now, some of them will be meeting each other for the first time at a new exhibit...

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<![CDATA[Stow Throws 1st Pitch at SJ Giants Home Opener]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:41:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0416-2015-BryanStow.jpg
Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan attacked outside Dodger Stadium in 2011, on Thursday threw out the ceremonial first pitch at the San Jose Giants home opener.

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<![CDATA[San Jose 13-Year-Old Invents Device To Help White Canes "See"]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:42:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/raghav%27s+cane+5.jpg
The first white cane for the blind was introduced close to a century ago. Raghav Ganesh thought it was about time for an upgrade.
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<![CDATA[SFPD Expects Fewer Revelers at 4/20 Celebration]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:33:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/marijuana-GettyImages_698723.jpg
SFPD will try to take the spark out of revelers celebrating April 20, an unofficial marijuana celebration day.

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<![CDATA[SF Marathon Organizes Boston Solidarity Run]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:28:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/sfsolidaritymarathon.jpg
San Franciscans will run locally in solidarity with Boston Marathon participants on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Roadkill Report Maps Out Dangerous Roads]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:35:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/generic+road+pic.jpg
The Road Ecology Center at UC Davis used 29,000 roadkill reports from volunteers between 2009 and 2014 to map the deadliest stretches of road for the state's native species.

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<![CDATA[Honor Flight For Bay Area Vets Allows Them to See World War II Monument]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:45:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/BROTHERS3.JPG
Some Bay Area veterans are on a different kind of tour of duty tonight. The vets are part of an "honor flight" for Bay Area service people who saw action in World War II.

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<![CDATA[California Set to Crack Down on Water Use]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:15:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/drought8.jpg
California's 400 water districts on Friday will get new conservation rules from the state. Larry Gerston reports.

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<![CDATA[Oakland A’s, Firefighters Donate $2,000 to Hayward Little League]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:41:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/199*120/littleleague5.JPG
The upcoming season for the Tennyson Little League was in doubt after thieves stole the kids' fundraising money in a weekend break in.]]>
<![CDATA[US Marshal's Nationwide Sweep Nets 137 Fugitives in Bay Area]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:12:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/0416-2015-USMarshals.jpg
United States Marshals arrested 137 fugitives wanted for crimes in the greater East Bay.

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<![CDATA[Netflix Stock, Subscribers Soar to an All-Time High]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:35:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Netflix-Logo.jpg
Stock for the Los Gatos-based Netflix soared to an all-time high Wednesday.

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