<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:32:26 -0800 Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:32:26 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Window Washer Who Fell 11 Stories "Fighting for His Life"]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:50:42 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SF-WINDOW-WASHER-CHOPPER-RAW-SD---14451915.jpg
The window washer who fell about 11 stories in San Francisco last week is a "stubborn, strong man," who is "fighting for his life," according to his family.

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<![CDATA["People Are Angry": Oakland Woman After Ferguson Decision]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:49:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/wellsfargo1.jpg
Contractors began boarding up the handful vandalized storefronts on Tuesday, the morning after about 1,000 protesters crowded downtown Oakland to voice their outrage after a white Ferguson police officer was not...

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<![CDATA[Uber Driver Robbed, Stabbed After Asking Directions]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:16:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/11-25-2014-UberStabbing.JPG
An Uber driver was stabbed multiple times and robbed when he pulled over to ask directions.]]>
<![CDATA[Twitter's Block in SF is Among City's Dirtiest: Report]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:23:08 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_twitter_san_francisco.jpg
The block of Market Street in San Francisco where Twitter has set up its global headquarters is also the dirtiest commercial corridor in the city, according to reports.

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<![CDATA["Sanctuary" for Immigrants Comes Back to the Bay Area]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:19:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/St-johns-logo.jpg
A movement first started in nearly fifty years ago in Berkeley, Oakland and Tucson has caught fire again, spreading nationwide, to provide refuge or “Sanctuary” to undocumented immigrants.
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<![CDATA[Bay Area Author Isabel Allende Awarded Medal of Freedom]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:40:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/allende-medal-of-freedom2.jpg
Bay Area author Isabel Allende was honored Monday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom at the White House.

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<![CDATA[Copper Wire Thieves Targeting San Jose Street Lights]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:45:54 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-SJCopper.jpg
San Jose city officials are working to address the growing problem of thieves targeting streetlights as a source of copper wire.

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<![CDATA[Best Buy Shoppers Line Up for Black Friday]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 22:34:38 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/2014-11-24-black-friday.jpg
The turkey isn't even in the oven yet, and still, a few folks are lining up for the best Black Friday sales at the end of the week.

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<![CDATA[Water Taxi Business Growing on San Francisco Waterfront]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:49:40 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dock+.jpg
Tideline, is one of two companies sanctioned by the Port of San Francisco to haul passengers between a series of three stops along the waterfront, as well as Sausalito and Tiburon.

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.
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<![CDATA[Lawsuit Over Steinbeck Works Could End "Of Mice and Men" Plays]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:17:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/johnsteinbeck.jpg
Dueling lawsuits over the future of late author John Steinbeck's estate may end high school productions of "Of Mice and Men."

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<![CDATA[Dunkin' Donuts to Enter Bay Area in 2016]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:11:15 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dunkin+donuts+resized.jpg
As many as 39 Dunkin' Donuts locations will open up in the San Francisco and San Jose areas in 2016.]]>
<![CDATA[Hayward Working to Address Lack of Public Restrooms in Downtown Area]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:07:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Generic+Bathroom+Restroom+Generic+Sign+Jakrit+Jiraratwaro+shutterstock_95879653.jpg
Hayward city leaders are looking into ways to provide more public restroom access in the downtown area.

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<![CDATA[Protesters March in Oakland Over Ferguson Decision]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:42:18 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/outrage1.jpg
Hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Oakland over the Ferguson grand jury decision.

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<![CDATA[Deputy Escapes Serious Motorcycle Injury]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:32:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chp11.jpg
A Santa Clara County sheriff's deputy escaped serious injury when his motorcycle tangled with a pickup on Monday morning at De Anza Boulevard and Interstate 280 in Cupertino.

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<![CDATA[Sacred Heart Community Service 5,000 Turkeys Short of Goal]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:05:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sacredheart2.jpg
Sacred Heart Community Service in San need about 7,000 turkeys and have so far only collected about 2,000.

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<![CDATA[2 Armed Men Sought in Cupertino Home Invasion: Sheriff]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:15:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cupertino4.jpg
Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputies investigated a home invasion Monday morning in an upscale part of Cupertino where a family reported that two men broke into their house.

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<![CDATA[UC Students Protest, Walk Out Over Tuition Hike]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:35:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/198*120/students11.jpg
University of California student activists protested and walked out of class at noon on Monday as they continue to make their opposition against tuition hikes known.

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<![CDATA[Driver Arrested After Hitting Mountain View Patrol Car]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:03:15 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/B3KFfJxCQAAjmSo.jpg+large.jpg
Mountain View police have arrested a driver after he slammed into a patrol car Sunday morning.

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<![CDATA[Niners Aren't Sharp, But Pull Out Must-Win Game]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:48:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/164*120/4ty9nerswiin.jpg
Niners, Seahawks are both 7-4 and trailing NFC West-leading Arizona Cardinals by two games with five remaining

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested for Security Breach at SJ Airport: Police]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:39:32 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Zaragoza.jpg
San Jose police are investigating a security breach at San Jose airport Sunday - the third since April at this airport - and have arrested a suspect on charges of trespassing and stealing a maintenance worker's...

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<![CDATA[Video Shows Package Thieves in SF Mission District]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:56:03 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/surveillance_thefts_mission.jpg
New video has surfaced of package thieves in San Francisco's Mission District, according to Mission Local.

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<![CDATA[Activists Rally at Levi's Against Washington's NFL Mascot]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:52:33 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/B3J6E-eCMAAobud.jpg+large.jpg
Community groups and human rights activists rallied and marched to Levi's Stadium before Sunday's game against Washington, D.C. to protest the name of the team's mascot.

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<![CDATA[Masses Resume at Holy Cross Church in SJ After Fire]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:27:51 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/holy_cross_masses.jpg
A fire destroyed their church, but it didn't take away their faith. Tonight, nearly a week after flames ripped through historic Holy Cross Church in San Jose, a full mass was held in the parish hall.

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<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area's Holiday Food Drive Nets 17,000 Bags]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:35:56 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/B3EZlEWCYAAORv6.jpg+large.jpg
Saturday marked the start of NBC Bay Area's and Safeway's big holiday food drive, where anchors, reporters, and volunteers spent the day collecting food donations.

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<![CDATA[Attempted Child Assault at San Francisco Park: Police]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:49:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/park_assault_sf.jpg
San Francisco police are investigating an attempted assault on a 7-year-old child, possibly inside a park bathroom.

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<![CDATA[Fire Destroys Campbell Spa, No Injuries Reported]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:55:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/health_spa_fire_campbell.jpg
A spa employee and a customer were forced to flee Saturday morning after a fire broke out at a South Bay spa.

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<![CDATA[Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:18:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1121-2014-RocketSkates.jpg
Acton, a Southern California company, has developed electronically-powered skates, with no pushing required.

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<![CDATA[Social Buzz: NBC Bay Area Food Drive in Action]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:08:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/janelle_holiday_food_drive2.jpg
NBC Bay Area reporters and anchors will be out at Safeway stores across the Bay Area today for the “Help Us End Hunger” holiday food drive.

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<![CDATA[SJ Woman Running From NY to Bay Area to Support Navy Seals]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:18:09 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/christina+runs+america+3+hashtap.jpg
Christina Lee has been on the road for the over four months, running across more than a dozen states and covering 2,700 miles, in honor of the Navy Seals. She hopes her journey from New York to the Bay Area will...
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<![CDATA[Rare Deep-Sea Anglerfish Caught on Video]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 06:33:12 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/deep-sea-anglerfish.jpg
A mysterious "black sea devil" anglerfish was videotaped in its natural habitat for the first time, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute announced Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[New Alert System For Palo Alto Schools]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:17:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP631399220978.jpg
A longtime school maintenance worker has improved a Palo Alto campus alert system for use during emergencies.

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