<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usSat, 30 Apr 2016 15:47:09 -0700Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:47:09 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[No Fireworks, But Supporters Impressed With Cruz]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:13:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CruzFiorina-AP_16118762029424.jpg
Three days after former House Speaker John Boehner called fellow Republican and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz "Lucifer in the flesh" during a talk at Stanford, Cruz arrived in the Bay Area to speak.

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<![CDATA[Small Plane Lands Hard at Palo Alto Airport]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:29:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/small+plane+generic1.jpg
A small plane landed hard in Palo Alto on Saturday afternoon with two people on board, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Hundreds Contribute to 15th Annual Comcast Cares Day]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:50:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/13083321_10153435341391990_6459349003425419593_n.jpg
The 15th annual Comcast Cares Day drew hundreds of participants Saturday in the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[Single-Alarm Fire Near East Bay Waterfront Produces Heavy Smoke]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:00:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oakfire2.jpg
The Oakland Fire Department responded to a fire that sent plumes of smoke skyward Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested on Suspicion of Shooting, Killing Wife]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:08:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/James+Nallan+for+CMS.jpg
A San Jose man is behind bars on suspicion of gunning down his wife early Saturday, police said.

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<![CDATA['Tech Buses' Commit Hundreds of Violations on SF Roadways]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:38:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Pic_2_SFMTA+Officer_best_DSC01961+copy.jpg
An employee perk at some of the world’s most well-known tech companies is being blamed for slowing down San Francisco commuters, while also potentially putting them at risk of injury along the city's...

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<![CDATA[Trump Supporters Flock to Burlingame to See Their Leader]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:03:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/Screen+Shot+2016-04-29+at+12.01.42+PM.png
Donald Trump supporters of all age groups and from all parts of the Bay Area and beyond showed up at the California GOP Convention Friday in Burlingame to catch a glimpse of who they are calling the "next...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Draw Trail Blazers in Semifinals]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:50:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBA-Warriors-Blazers-AP_959556961618.jpg
Having ousted the Houston Rockets in five games, the Warriors practiced Friday morning without knowing which team they would face in the Western Conference semifinals.

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<![CDATA[Sharks Take Game 1 Against Predators]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:42:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/189*120/GettyImages-526248628_594_screen.jpg
The Sharks scored five times in the third period, including a pair by Logan Couture, coming from behind to capture Game 1 of their second round playoff series with Nashville on Friday at SAP Center, 5-2.]]>
<![CDATA[49ers Take Cornerback in Round 3 of Draft]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:00:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/reddmmoonndd.jpg
After not having a second-round pick, the 49ers get secondary help in the third round Friday

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<![CDATA[Raiders Emphasize Defense in Draft]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:56:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/172*120/JihadRaidr.jpg
Pair of Big Ten standout defensive ends will add depth, talent to Oakland's front line.

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<![CDATA[Bay Area’s Polarizing Reaction to Trump]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:45:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Trump-GettyImages-503927392.jpg
While Friday’s political protests outside the California Republican Convention in Burlingame may seem fresh, they are not much different from those of the past. The only real difference is the man in the middle:...

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<![CDATA[Lakers Announce Warriors' Walton to Be Next Head Coach]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:48:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-505049344_594_screen.jpg
Warriors assistant head coach Luke Walton is no longer an assistant.

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<![CDATA[Bird Colony Forced Out By Development Rescued]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:43:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0429-2016-Birds.jpg
Bird rehab specialists at the International Bird Rescue Center are busy caring for dozens of baby birds saved from the streets of downtown Oakland.

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<![CDATA[More Alleged Victims Claim East Bay Chiropractor Groped Them]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:47:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N6P+CONCORD+CHIROPRACTOR+ARREST+PKG+-+00011512.jpg
More victims have come forward claiming a well-known East Bay chiropractor groped them.

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<![CDATA[‘Mr. Hate Leave Our State’: Trump Protest in Burlingame]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:46:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/042916-trump-protesters-stop-hate-sign.jpg
Vociferously chanting "Dump Trump," and "Run Trump Run," protesters trying to prevent Donald Trump from giving the kick-off speech at the California Republican Convention Friday blocked the entrance, jumped over...

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<![CDATA[Donald Trump Forced to 'Cross Border,' Hop Highway Wall]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WEB+TRUMP+JUMP_19182201+%281%29.gif
Presidential candidate Donald Trump – someone who has professed to love walls - maneuvered around a highway median to get to the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Burlingame, California.

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<![CDATA[Synchronized Swimmers Ready for Rio]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:10:43 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0427-2016-SynchroSwimmers.jpg
Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva are the only swimmers representing the United States in synchronized swimming during the summer games in Rio. Peggy Bunker reports.

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<![CDATA[RAW VIDEO: Trump Protesters Arrested Outside CA GOP Convention]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:05:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/042916-trump-protester-arrested.jpg
Video from the NBC Bay Area chopper over the scene outside the California Republican Convention in Burlingame shows two Donald Trump protesters being arrested.

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<![CDATA[RAW VIDEO: Protesters Descend on Site of CA GOP Convention]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:28:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/web+trump+hyatt+-+000148152.jpg
After blocking the road leading to the Burlingame Hyatt, site of the California Republican Convention, Donald Trump protesters began making their way to the entrance of the hotel.

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<![CDATA[Images From California's GOP Convention ]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:09:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/162*120/2016-04-29_9-48-15.jpg
Anti-Donald Trump protesters got the lion's share of attention on Friday ahead of the GOP Convention in Burlingame. But people came out in support of Trump, as well as other candidates, too.

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<![CDATA[Younger Son Writes Chilling Message, Dad Shot 12 Times: DA]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:19:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Golamrabbi.jpg
Two brothers are charged with murdering their parents at their San Jose home this past weekend, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney, who also on Friday announced 17-year-old Omar Golamrabbi...

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<![CDATA[Sharks Prepare for 'Dangerous' Predators]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:11:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharksseats.jpg
Five days after eliminating the Kings, the Sharks finally found out their opponent for the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs on Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[Sharks Prepare for Round 2, Game 1 at SAP Center]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:18:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sharksseats.jpg
San Jose Sharks is getting ready for Round 2, Game 1 against Nashville Predators. Kris Sanchez reports

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<![CDATA[Driver Dies After Vehicle Rear Ends Crane]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:31:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/2016-04-29_5-17-00.jpg
A driver died in San Ramon after a Thursday night crash when a vehicle rear-ended a crane, according to the California Highway Patrol.]]>
<![CDATA[Milpitas Police Shoot Suspect During Traffic Stop]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:58:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MILPITAS+OIS+INTERVIEW+JKE+-+04274413.jpg
An officer-involved shooting in Milpitas injured a 27-year-old suspect from San Jose, which shut down a portion of Interstate Highway 680 early Friday morning, during some sort of traffic stop.

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<![CDATA[Safety Concerns About Levi's Stadium Lights: FAA]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:14:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0428-2016-LevisStadiumLights.jpg
New FAA e-mails show air traffic controllers, pilots and even FAA officials were more concerned about safety issues surrounding bright lights at Levi’s and Avaya sports stadiums than previously acknowledged.

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<![CDATA["I Want Them To Have Everything I Had:" Oakland Teacher Crowdfunds To Save Seniors' Prom]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:53:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/castlemont+prom+1.jpg
Elle Jones believes the Castlemont High School class of 2016 deserves a celebration worthy of their achievement.
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<![CDATA[3 Arrested in Connection to Series of Takeover-Style Robberies]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:23:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0428-2016-ArmedRobberies.jpg
Police say a team of three robbers who terrorized Bay Area restaurant workers in 23 takeover-style robberies are under arrest.

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<![CDATA[2 San Jose Brothers Arrested in Parents' Deaths]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:34:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Golamrabbi.jpg
Two brothers have been arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the deaths of their parents, whose bodies were found in their San Jose home over the weekend near what sources said was a scrawled...

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<![CDATA[Police Raid Illegal Casino Operating Inside San Jose Home]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:20:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/swat18.jpg
A San Jose Police Department SWAT team descended on a house on Capitol Avenue and Alum Rock to issue a search warrant.]]>
<![CDATA[Broncos Draft Lynch; Kaepernick Expected to Remain with 49ers]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:52:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/177*120/Kapinarizz.jpg
The Denver Broncos moved up five spots Thursday night in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks to select Memphis quarterback Paxton Lynch with the No. 26 overall pick.

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<![CDATA[Stanford Reporter Who Broke 'Lucifer' Story]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:06:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/boehner-Ada_Throckmorton.jpg
Twenty-year-old Ada Statler-Throckmorton, a cub reporter at the Stanford Daily, broke the national story when former House Speaker John Boehner called presidential candidate Ted Cruz "Lucifer in the flesh."

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<![CDATA[49ers Trade up with Chiefs, Select Joshua Garnett]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:33:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/167*120/GettyImages-503124246.jpg
The 49ers traded back into the first round with the Chiefs. And with the No. 28 overall pick, San Francisco selected Stanford guard Joshua Garnett.

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<![CDATA[Coach Accused of Inappropriate Relationship with Student]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:25:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0428-2016-LocNguyen.jpg
A San Jose High School assistant badminton coach has been arrested on suspicion of having an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old student, police said.

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<![CDATA[Raiders Select DB Karl Joseph with 14th Pick]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:12:01 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KarlJoseph.jpg
The Raiders made their first selection of the 2016 NFL Draft on Thursday. With the pick, they drafted West Virginia safety Karl Joseph.

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<![CDATA[Buckner Joins Niners and Former Teammate Armstead]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:46:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/DeFor.jpg
Tall, athletic defensive ends will play in San Francisco for former Oregon head coach Chip Kelly]]>
<![CDATA[Rams Draft Cal QB Jared Goff with No. 1 Overall Pick]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:10:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/207*120/04-28-2016-jared-goff-1.jpg
With the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Los Angeles Rams selected Jared Goff from the University of California, Berkeley.

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<![CDATA[49ers Select Oregon DT Buckner in Round 1]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:18:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DeForestBuckner.jpg
The 49ers on Thursday made their first pick of the 2016 NFL Draft and selected Oregon defensive lineman DeForest Buckner.

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<![CDATA[Protests Expected at Donald Trump's Bay Area Event]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:27:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/186*120/GettyImages-513916860.jpg
It’s not unusual for Donald Trump protesters to show up wherever he goes – and on Friday it’s expected to be just as much.

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<![CDATA[Chihuahua That Led Officers on Bay Bridge Chase Finds Forever Home]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:19:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BayBridgeDog.jpg
Ponch, the stray Chihuahua who captured hearts around the nation after he sprinted across the Bay Bridge, is finally going home.

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<![CDATA[McKenzie Goes Safety First for Raiders]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:25:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/174*120/Kkkarljosyph.jpg
Former Mountaineer is coming off ACL injury in his final college season.

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