<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usSat, 21 Jan 2017 19:59:38 -0800Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:59:38 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['We Will Not Be Silent': Bay Area Women's Marches Packed]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:18:47 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-21-17_SF_March.jpg
As the nation comes to grips with Donald Trump assuming his seat in the Oval Office, folks around the Bay Area on Saturday continue to take the opportunity to voice their opinions about the new reality.

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<![CDATA[Third Storm Packs Heavy Rain, High Winds, Flooding Concerns]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:20:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rainzo.jpg
The Bay Area on Saturday morning and afternoon experienced a brief break from widespread soggy and blustery conditions, but a third system arrived by the evening hours.

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<![CDATA[Sea of Pink: Live Updates from Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:31:11 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/RiyaBlogPhoto.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Sr. Digital Editor Riya Bhattacharjee, Anchor Raj Mathai and multimedia reporter Gillian Edevane are in D.C. covering the inauguration and marches. Follow us online and on Twitter and Facebook for...

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<![CDATA[Bay Area Woman Makes Giant Suffragette Banner for D.C. March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:41:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GEESE6.jpg
A few weeks ago, Susan Jackson let out a sigh and plunked herself down on her dining room chair. The retired teacher promised over 1,000 people that she would write their names on a banner she’s taking to...

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<![CDATA[Man Killed While Paragliding in Pacifica]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:39:56 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/PacificaRescuePhoto.jpg
A man on Saturday paragliding in Pacifica was killed after he crashed into the Pacific Ocean, police said.

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<![CDATA[Women's March Generates Nationwide Rallies]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:34:06 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Washington_March.jpg
From Washington D.C. to San Francisco, droves of people gathered at Women's Marches across the country to stand up for women's rights. Raj Mathai reports.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Women's March Draws Tens of Thousands]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:58:29 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WomensMarchSJ.jpg
Droves of people on Saturday took to the streets of San Jose to speak up for women's right and a host of other issues that may be in question as President Donald Trumps takes office. Marianne Favro reports.

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<![CDATA[Third Storm Barrels Toward Bay Area]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:45:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-21-17_Rob_Weather.jpg
The next system in a round of storms is expected to bring heavy rain and gusty winds to the Bay Area beginning Saturday evening. NBC Bay Area meteorologist Rob Mayeda provides an update on the winter weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Flooded Hollister on Edge as Next Round of Rain Approaches]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:38:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0120-2017-Hollister.jpg
The city of Hollister, which was overwhelmed by flood water earlier in the month, is doing what it can to prevent a similar episode as a new storm rolls into the Bay Area. Thom Jensen reports.

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<![CDATA[Fallen Tree Blocks SB Highway 17 in Los Gatos]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:56:32 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0120-2017-Hwy17Tree.jpg
The southbound lanes of Highway 17 in Los Gatos are blocked due to a large tree that fell onto the roadway late Friday.

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<![CDATA[Trump's Inauguration Sparks Bay Area Actions]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:13:18 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0120-2017-OakProtest.jpg
As the United States on Friday ushers in a new era of power, people in the Bay Area are taking different approaches when it comes to welcoming President Donald Trump.

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<![CDATA[Trump's Inauguration: Celebrations and Protests]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:40:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/636205471435239819.jpg
Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, took the oath of office Friday to become the 45th president of the United...

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<![CDATA[Rifle, Bullet Proof Vest Stolen Out of Agent's Vehicle: FBI]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:03:28 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/FBI-Generic2.jpg
A rifle and bullet proof vest were stolen out of an FBI agent's vehicle this month in Contra Costa County, authorities confirmed Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[California Responds to Trump's Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:04:06 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/218*120/AP_17020666423323.jpg

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<![CDATA[Hands Across the Golden Gate Bridge]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:41:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-20-17-protests-trump-women-march.jpg

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<![CDATA[Storm Prompts More Flooding, Evacuations in Hollister]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:41:51 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0120-2017-Hollister.jpg
There were more evacuations in Hollister Friday after a levee broke in the same creek that forced residents out of their homes last week. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Storm Causes Traffic Problems in East Bay]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:51:03 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0120-2017-EastBayStorm.jpg
In the East Bay, widespread flooding could be seen on Alhambra Valley Road near Pinole, where an entire roadway gave way. Elyce Kirchner reports.

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<![CDATA[Sewage Seeps Into San Francisco Neighborhood - Again]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:59:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sewage2.jpg
Sewage seeped into the Mission Terrace neighborhood of San Francisco—again.

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<![CDATA[Cop Breaks Into Song, Hoping to Break Barriers]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:40:42 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/singing+san+mateo+cop+1.jpg
Walking his beat one night in November, Colby Darrah asked a street performer if could play his guitar. "The rest is history," Darrah said.
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<![CDATA[Thunder, Lightning, Hail, Rain Pound Bay Area]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:30:17 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WEB+LIGHTNING+AT+SF+GIF_22193196.gif
The rain was relentless on Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Women Arrive in DC For Saturday March]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:58:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dc+women+raj.jpg
Along with plenty of Donald Trump supporters from the Bay Area, there were dozens of women arriving at Dulles Airport in Washington, including incoming Sen. Kamala Harris for the women's march on Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Energy in DC On Eve of Trump Inauguration]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:54:49 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dc-raj.jpg
President-elect Donald Trump was enjoying the moment as a big crowd of his supporters joined him at the Lincoln Memorial for a concert and spectacular fireworks show Thursday night. Raj Mathai reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Hundreds 'Shine a Light' For Ghostlight Project in SF]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:02:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ghostlight-sf.jpg
Hundreds of people gathered outside the Geary Theater in San Francisco, holding lit candles and illuminated cellphones to signify what organizers dubbed "shining a light on the dark days ahead."

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<![CDATA[Peaceful Marches in Oakland Preview Bigger Trump Protests]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:08:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oakland+protest3.jpg
Dozens of people took to the streets of Oakland on the eve of President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.

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<![CDATA[South Santa Clara County Braces For Possible Flooding]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:41:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sandbags-mh.jpg
The looming storm, No. 2 in a triple-header for the Bay Area, is expected to slam the South Santa Clara County again, just as last week's torrent flooded areas in Morgan Hill, Gilroy and Hollister.

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<![CDATA[Niners' York May be Leaning Toward Gutekunst as GM]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:42:43 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/yorkzearch.jpg
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports Gutekunst impressed York as an elite talent evaluator

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<![CDATA[Couple Fumes Over 'Costco' Wedding ]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:33:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/plastic-cup.jpg
Plastic everything. That's how one couple describes their $3,800 wedding reception. Now they want a full refund. But are they due one?

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<![CDATA[Raiders' McKenzie Recognized for Terrific Work ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:58:15 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/awarrddmaky.jpg
McKenzie says the Executive of the Year honor is representative of what the franchise has done "from the top down"

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<![CDATA[Student Walkouts Planned to Protest Trump's Inauguration]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:11:40 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0119-2017-StudentWalkouts.jpg
Schools across the Bay Area are preparing for potential student walkouts in protest of Donald Trump's inauguration.

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<![CDATA[Storm-Related Issues Persist in SF, Santa Cruz Mountains]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:21:10 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-19-17-rain-storm-damages-lauras-tweet-image.jpg
The rain is great for thirsty plants, parched Earth and dry reservoirs. But it can wreak havoc on saturated hills, causing mudslides, sinkholes and floods.

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<![CDATA[Oakland Braces for Inauguration Protests]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:32:58 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0119-2017-TrumpProtest.jpg
Oakland city officials and business owners are bracing for a wave of protests on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Warriors' Curry and Durant Named All-Star Starters]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:09:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/curry-steph-durant-kevin-face-white.jpg
The Warriors will have two starters in the 2017 All-Star Game. Steph Curry and Kevin Durant will be on the floor for the opening tip, the NBA announced on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Manufacturing Jobs Uptick: Trump May Be the Key]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:15:55 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/britelab.jpg
Manufacturing jobs in the Bay Area are seeing an uptick, and at least one Silicon Valley company believes a Trump administration could be the key to bringing lost jobs back home.

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<![CDATA[Stanford Group to March in Washington Saturday]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:57:08 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/STANFORD+COMMUNITY+MARCHERS.jpg
Over 100 Stanford University students, professors and alumni are expected to join the Women’s March in Washington Saturday.

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<![CDATA[State Director Responds to Workers’ Comp Criticism]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:58:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0118-2017-baker.jpg
Denied care, and desperate for help. Injured employees across California say they’re battling the workers’ compensation system for treatment their doctors say they need. Last year NBC Bay Area exposed cracks in...

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<![CDATA[Raiders Submit Las Vegas Relocation Papers]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:05:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/las-vegas-raiders.jpg
The Oakland Raiders on Thursday officially submitted paperwork to relocate to Nevada, according to Steve Sisolak, the Clark County Commission chairman.

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<![CDATA[March Against Stomach Cancer at Sonoma Raceway]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:05:06 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0119-2017-SonomaRacewayMarch.jpg
The 6th Annual John's March Against Stomach Cancer will take place Saturday at the Sonoma Raceway.

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<![CDATA[Pounding Waves Expected to Batter Bay Area]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:34:10 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WavesPacifica.png
Waves up and down the California coast could peak anywhere from 20 to 30 feet this weekend as the next round of storms barrel into the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[Tango Lessons to Help Veterans Heal]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:33:03 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tangothumbnail.jpg
Even though it was a chilly winter morning outside on the Peninsula, a dance floor was heating up inside as the next session of "Tango for Veterans" brought out seniors from a variety of military branches to...

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<![CDATA[Thunder, Lightning Strike Palo Alto, More Rain Pounds Down]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:37:42 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-19-17-sf-bay-thurs-rain-bursts.jpg
Thunder and lightning rumbled across the Bay Area on Thursday morning, surprising those who haven’t heard those sounds in about half a decade.

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<![CDATA[Why They March: Bay Area Women on Why They Are Headed to D.C]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:57:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-620927030.jpg
Scores of women and allies are traveling from the Bay Area to D.C. this week for the Women’s March on Washington, an event likely to be the largest demonstration against President-elect Donald Trump thus far.

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<![CDATA[Windy Commute on the San Mateo Bridge]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:06:52 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/weatherguage.jpg
Winds on the San Mateo Bridge, and the rest of the Bay Area, were gusty on Wednesday night, although the CHP lifted the wind advisories on Thursday morning. Kris Sanchez reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Preparing in Pacifica For the Next Storms]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:08:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1-18-17-pacifica-waves.jpg
Waves in Pacifica could reach 8 feet high. The city is preparing by cleaning out storm drains and trying to repair a sink hole before the next storm hits Friday. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Educators Rally For Public Schools]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:33:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/usef.JPG
A small group of educators staged a protest Thursday at Galileo Academy of Science and Technology before school started to join a movement across the country as a national day of action, the day before...

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<![CDATA[Storm Watch: San Francisco Streets Flood]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:23:06 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sf+rain.jpg
In San Francisco, the drains were no match for the rain as drivers motored through standing water on 19th Avenue, near Stonestown shopping center. Terry McSweeney reports.]]>