<![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 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:16:54 -0700 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:16:54 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police Evacuate Over 50 Residents After Bomb Threat]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:15:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N11P+CONCORD+BOMB+EVACUATIONS+VO+-+00000511.jpg
Concord Police evacuated dozens of people out of their homes Saturday evening after finding out their neighbor was trying to make a “flash bomb” inside his house.]]>
<![CDATA[Strangers Respond To Facebook Post Seeking Help For Elderly Neighbor Trying To Repair Home]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:04:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/roof+raising+7.jpg
When 20 strangers showed up to Richard Dubiel's Fremont home, they not only repaired his roof, they repaired his faith in humanity.
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<![CDATA[Bail Bondsmen Arrested in Sweep]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:53:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BAIL-BONDS-BUST-VO---00000722.jpg
Law enforcement is calling it a historic raid on the bail bonds industry in the Bay Area. So far, 18 bail bondsmen have been arrested and more arrests are expected. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit was first...

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<![CDATA[Neighbor Helps Neighbor Finish Roofing Job]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:03:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/roof-man1.jpg
If you've ever replaced a roof, or simply watched someone do it, then you know can be tiring. It’s even harder for one man, especially an older one. David Perez saw his neighbor having trouble finishing...

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<![CDATA[Raiders' Police Escort Irks Napa County Sheriff]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:18:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/napa-raiders.jpg
Napa County officials are not happy with the “reckless” manner in which the Oakland Police Department led a motorcade of Raiders buses out of town last week – and they're letting them know about it.

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<![CDATA[$300M Medical Facility Behind Schedule, Over Budget]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:47:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hospital-under-contsruction.jpg
Santa Clara County is on the verge of firing one of the world’s biggest construction companies from a major hospital project.

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<![CDATA[SFPD Recovers Ex-Chili Pepper Guitarist’s Stolen Telecaster]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:10:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/th-GUITAR-SFPD.jpg
A valuable piece of rock history is back with its rightful owner, thanks to San Francisco police investigators. A vintage 1966 Fender Telecaster that was owned by former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist...
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<![CDATA[Marin School District First in Nation to Go Organic, GMO Free]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:35:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/school-food.jpg
Sausalito Marin City School District has started serving only organic and GMO-free meals to students.

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<![CDATA[Campus Police: Man Groped Girls in UC Berkeley Pool]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:20:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/berkeley-groper.jpg
An adult male suspect allegedly sexually battered several female children between the age of 9 and 13 while they were swimming at the Strawberry Canyon Pool on the University of California at Berkeley campus on...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Piñatas Proliferate in the Mission]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:45:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/donald-trump-se-defiende.jpg
At least two kinds of Donald Trump piñatas are for sale in San Francisco's Mission District.

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<![CDATA[10 Years After Katrina, Cal State East Bay Looks Back]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:08:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/183*120/katrina-35.jpg
After Katrina, thousands of students had to find somewhere else to finish their education, and rebuild their lives. Dozens of them ended up at Cal State East Bay in Hayward. Christie Smith reports.

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<![CDATA[Marin Mansion Sells for Record-Breaking $47.5M]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:08:01 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/218*120/locksleyhall.jpg
Belvedere's Locksley Hall has sold for millions more than any home in Marin County — or San Francisco.

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<![CDATA[Jail Guards Placed on Leave After Inmate's Death]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:36:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Santa-clara-county-jail.jpg
Three Santa Clara County correctional deputies have been placed on administrative while investigators look into the death of an inmate inside the county’s main jail.

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<![CDATA[Legionnaires Disease Confirmed at San Quentin Prison]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:14:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/211*120/prisonmain.PNG
San Quentin Prison officials on Friday confirmed at least one case of Legionnaires' disease on prison premises.]]>
<![CDATA[La Boulange Closes All Cafes in Bay Area]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:28:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/laboulange.PNG
A popular café in San Francisco is starting to shut down its many locations on Friday, after announcing that it could not keep the business going.]]>
<![CDATA[Scientists Perform Necropsy on Dead Whale]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:31:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/whale2-sized.jpg
A team of 14 scientists performed a necropsy on the whale that was found floating in the Oakland Estuary on Wednesday morning, according to the Marine Mammal Center.]]>
<![CDATA[Preview of Hiller Aviation Museum's 'Day of Drones']]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:47:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/2015-08-28-droneshow.jpg
Drones have been making headlines lately, not all of them good. However, they are becoming more and more popular. So popular, in fact, that the Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos is celebrating the unmanned...]]>
<![CDATA[Hayward Police Officer Gun Stolen From Car]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:35:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/191*120/POPO.JPG
A Hayward police officer's gun was stolen from a car in Oakland on Wednesday morning, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Santa Clara County Officials Push For Equal Pay]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:42:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5A+GENDER+GAP+RALLY+VO+-+00000715.jpg
In honor of Women’s Equality Day, Santa Clara County leaders are speaking out Friday for equal pay for women.]]>
<![CDATA[San Francisco Police Officers Train to Help Overdose Victims]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:45:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5A+500+OFFICER+SAVES+OVERDOSE+VICTIM+VO+-+00000406.jpg
San Francisco police officers are being trained to administer drugs to treat drug overdose.]]>
<![CDATA[Federal Government Funds New Tech Hub for Wearable Devices]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:01:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N530+NEW+TECH+HUB+VO+-+00000000.jpg
The Obama Administration announced Friday morning that it is providing millions of dollars for FlexTech Alliance in San Jose to create a new tech hub for wearable devices.]]>
<![CDATA[Massive San Mateo Apartment Fire Leaves 14 People Displaced]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:01:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N6A+KRIS+SETUP+SIDEMAP+VO+-+00002905.jpg
Massive flames ripped through an apartment complex in San Mateo Thursday night and more than a dozen people are left without a home, as of Friday morning, according to the San Mateo Fire Department.
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<![CDATA[Sunnyvale, VTA Work to Address Heavy Traffic Issues]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:34:37 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0827-2015-Mathilda.jpg
Sunnyvale city leaders and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority officials on Thursday asked residents to weigh in on solutions for the so-called "The Mathilda Mess."

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<![CDATA[SFPD Now Equipped to Help Overdose Victims]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:41:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0827-2015-Naloxone.jpg
San Francisco police officers are being equipped with a new trauma kit to help overdose victims.

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<![CDATA[ Santana Reunites Original Band]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:19:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Carlos-Santana.jpg
Carlos Santana has recorded a new album with original members of his band, including formerly homeless player Marcus Malone.

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<![CDATA[CPUC to Hire Independent Panel for PG&E Audit]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:35:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/PGE-CPUC-EMAILS-VO---00010516.jpg
The California Public Utilities Commission unanimously voted Thursday to launch a formal audit, investigating the corporate culture of PG&E.]]>
<![CDATA[Documentary Reveals Strange Life of Korla Pandit]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:54:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0826-2015-KorlaPandit.jpg
In the category of unusual entertainers, there are few who could hold a candle to Korla Pandit. There was the jeweled turban. The hypnotizing gaze into the TV camera. And the exotic organ playing that earned him...

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<![CDATA[SF Supervisor, Mayoral Hopeful Address Homeless Poop Problem]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:37:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP717816165337_0_Toilet.jpg
A San Francisco city official and a mayoral candidate have sounded off about how to help the problem of public defecation.

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<![CDATA[Small Plane Crashes in San Carlos]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:24:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0827-2015-PlaneCrash.jpg
The pilot of a small plane that crashed Thursday shortly after taking off from the San Carlos airport walked away without any injuries, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Facebook Hits Billion Visitor Mark in One Day ]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:24:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/175*120/facebookaugust.jpg
Think Facebook has fallen out of social media favor? Tell the one billion people who visited the site on Thursday.

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