<![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 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:29:55 -0700 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:29:55 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Imposter Pizza Delivery Man Breaks Into Home: PD]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:55:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/suspectmain1.jpg
Palo Alto police are looking for three men - one posing at pizza delivery man – who pretended a family had ordered a pizza, and then pushed their way inside during a home-invasion robbery attempt.

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<![CDATA[Airbnb Renter Suspected of Stealing $35,000 in Valuables]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:02:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AIRBNB-BURGLARY-VO---00002208.jpg
The search is on for an Airbnb renter police say burglarized the San Francisco home in which she was staying – and it was all caught on surveillance camera.

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<![CDATA[Arson Investigators Probe 3 Fires in Same Complex]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:51:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Hayward+fire+spanish+sot+more+b-roll+-+00001902.jpg
Arson investigators are probing three fires that sparked early Monday in a Hayward complex, fire officials said.

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<![CDATA[SF Cat Cafe Secures 17 Adoptions in First Month]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:52:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/175*120/willakitty.jpg
San Francisco's new KitTea Cafe has adopted out 17 cats in the first month of business.

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<![CDATA[Community Howls at Moon for Maddy Middleton]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:10:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/maddy-resize.jpg
From Santa Cruz to San Jose, from New Orleans to Hawaii, people across the country howled at the blue moon on Friday night for 8-year-old Maddy Middleton, who was killed, police say, by her 15-year-old...

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<![CDATA[Rocky Fire Grows to 60K Acres, 12% Contained]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 08:17:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/thumb-06-GettyImages-482702928.jpg
The Rocky Fire keeps on racing across Northern California: Cal Fire said the wildfire has burned 60,000 acres by Monday morning, and was 12 percent contained.

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<![CDATA[SF Median Home Sale Price Rises to $1.175M]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:28:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/house_home_+for_sale_owner_generic.jpg
The median home selling price in San Francisco is currently $1.175M.

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<![CDATA[Frozen Yogurt Running Race Heads to SJ, SF]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:27:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/191*120/frozenyogurtpic.jpg
The FroYo 5K will take place in San Jose and San Francisco in August and September, respectively.

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<![CDATA[Special Olympics Athlete Found, 2nd Missing]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:31:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/186*120/Missing+Athlete.JPG
Andi Gusmari, 44, was last seen Saturday night near the USC campus.]]>
<![CDATA[Sex Assault Suspect Killed in Oakland Police Shootout]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:37:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N11A-OAKLAND-OIS-PKG---00001229.jpg
Two Oakland police officers on Monday morning fatally shot a man they say was a sexual assault suspect who was armed with an SKS-type assault rifle in the second fatal officer-involved shooting of the year, the...
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<![CDATA[BART Transbay Service Resumes ]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 05:31:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/191*120/102508+Bart+P1.jpg
Regular BART service resumed Monday morning for all commuters.]]>
<![CDATA[Concord Police Catches At-Large Parolee in Walnut Creek]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 20:28:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/police+generic+flashing+lights.jpg
Concord Police officers captured a missing parolee at 1:22 p.m. on Sunday in Walnut Creek.
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<![CDATA[San Jose Little League Team Heads to Western Regionals]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:21:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0724-2015-LittleLeague.jpg
A San Jose Little League team is planning and working towards playing in the Little League World Series.

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<![CDATA[Health Warning Issued as a Result of Phillips Refinery Fire]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 16:46:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/Winslow+Township+Fire+Generic+Fire+Tape.JPG
A health advisory was issued by Contra Costa County hazardous materials officials as a result of a fire at Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo, HazMat officials said.

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<![CDATA[Officials to Investigate, Learn From Firefighter's Death]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 16:53:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/200*120/ruhl.JPG
Officials plan to spend upcoming weeks investigating what killed South Dakota fireman David Ruhl and finding ways to avoid such a loss from reoccurring.

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<![CDATA[2 Shot, 1 Killed in San Francisco's Western Addition Neighborhood]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 12:30:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/generic-police-lights3.jpg
Three people were shot — one fatally — in San Francisco's Western Addition neighborhood late Saturday night, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Dead Whale in Pacifica Shows Signs of Blunt Force Trauma]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 23:52:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/PACIFICA+DEAD+WHALE+-+00025622.jpg
A dead humpback whale washed ashore on a beach in Pacifica, dispatchers said Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Woman Dies After Being Struck By Train in Hayward ]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:15:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_185887181_police_lights_generic.jpg
A woman was fatally struck by a train in Hayward Saturday afternoon, per Hayward Fire officials.]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Traffic Increases in Los Gatos ]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:14:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/T6A+LOS+GATOS+SHORT+CUT+VO+-+00002011.jpg
Los Gatos residents are not happy about the increase in traffic on their local streets.

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<![CDATA[Ferry Ridership Increases With Transbay Tube Closure]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:47:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bart-tunnel-transbay.jpg
As BART Transbay Tube remains closed this weekend, ferry ridership is increasing across the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[Fundraiser For Family in 3-Alarm House Fire in San Jose]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:48:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/S+J+House+Fire+-+00010410.jpg
San Jose firefighters battled a two-alarm house fire for nearly three hours early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Peninsula Residents Sue FAA Over Noise From Low-Flying Planes]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:30:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Plane-arriving-generic1.jpg
Some Peninsula residents are suing the Federal Aviation Administration over a flight plan that allows planes to fly at lower altitudes in the area.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Oppose Plan to Cut Down Trees in East Bay Hills]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:22:43 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0731-2015-EastBayTree.jpg
East Bay residents gathered for a meeting on Friday in the Berkeley Hills to discuss saving about 400,000 trees from being cut.

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<![CDATA[Firefighter Dies While Battling California Wildfire: Officials]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:30:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/wildfire-generic722.jpg
A South Dakota firefighter died while helping battle wildfires in California, Gov. Jerry Brown said Friday.
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<![CDATA[Lightning Strikes Put Cal Fire on High Alert]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:35:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/0731-2015-Lightning.jpg
Cal Fire crews are on alert after lightning strikes hit parts of the Bay Area on Friday.

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<![CDATA[SJPD Facing Another Racial-Profiling Lawsuit]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:31:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sjpd-generic-2015.jpg
San Jose police are facing another racial-profiling lawsuit. In this case, a father says he was followed by police, held at gunpoint in front of his child, all because of the color of his skin.

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<![CDATA[Maddy Middleton's Father Thanks Community For Support]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:28:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/maddy-middle-and-father.jpg
The father of 8-year-old Maddy Middleton is breaking his silence and thanking the community for the outpouring of support.]]>
<![CDATA[Family Blames SF Sheriff's Dept. for Inmate's Suicide]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:32:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0731-2015-AlbertoPetrolino.jpg
The family of a man who committed suicide in jail is blaming the San Francisco Sheriff's Department for his death.

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<![CDATA[Gov. Declares State of Emergency in California Due to Wildfires]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:22:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5P-STATE-OF-EMERGENCY-VO---00004214.jpg
Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Friday in response to severe wildfires burning across the state, exacerbated by severe drought conditions and extreme weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Jack London Square Experiencing Renaissance]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:28:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0731-2015-JackLondonSquare.jpg
Paul Hayward tipped back his weathered black cowboy hat and leaned up against the bar, surveying the joint with a bemused eye. Rather than the black hat of a desperado, Hayward's was the hat of a fledgling...

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.]]>
<![CDATA[BART's Transbay Tube to Shutdown for Repairs]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:24:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bart-tunnel-transbay.jpg
BART officials are offering a temporary bus service during the Transbay Tube shutdown this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Passengers File New Lawsuit Related to Asiana 214 Crash]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:28:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/01-15-2014-asiana-helmet-cam.jpg
A new lawsuit involving the crash of Asiana Flight 214 has been filed in Federal Court in San Francisco. The suit targets Boeing, not Asiana, and cites the plane's auto-pilot system.

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<![CDATA[International Space Station Passes Over Bay Area Tonight]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:42:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/bluemoon.PNG
Planning to spot the Blue Moon tonight? Don't forget to keep an eye out for the International Space Station which is suppoed to pass over the Bay Area at 9:30 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Muni Relaunches Historic Line in San Francisco]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:03:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/11428793_cc9ca8e0ba_b.jpg
A historic street car is relaunching in San Francisco on Friday.

Photo Credit: Charles Haynes
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<![CDATA[@HiddenCash Guy's New Project: Creating a Refugee Nation]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:19:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hidden+cash+1.jpg
The Bay Area real estate developer behind last year's free @HiddenCash money giveaways on Twitter wants to build a state for refugees from all countries to live.]]>
<![CDATA[Tentative Ruling in Jahi McMath Case Could Cost Family Millions]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 20:01:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/01-08-2014-jahi-mcmath.jpg
A judge’s tentative ruling could cost the family of Jahi McMath millions of dollars.

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