<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Local News]]> Copyright 2016 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, 08 Feb 2016 02:36:33 -0800 Mon, 08 Feb 2016 02:36:33 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Shooting on Freeway Injures 2, Shuts down of I-80 in Pinole]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:55:15 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Police+Siren+Generic+123.jpg
A shooting closed west bound routes of I-80.]]>
<![CDATA[Super Bowl Helps BART Smash Records ]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 23:46:11 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/2bart-generic.jpg
Super Bowl Helps BART Break Records

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<![CDATA[Levi's Stadium Turf Issues Force Players to Change Cleats]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 18:50:43 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/levi-stadium-turf-new.jpg
Players on the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers were forced to change cleats during the first half of Super Bowl 50 due to footing issues with the Levi's Stadium sod. The two-year-old stadium has a history...

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<![CDATA[Cal Band Performs During Super Bowl Halftime Show]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:43:05 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CALBANDFINAL.jpg
The University of California, Berkeley marching band performed at the Super Bowl halftime show Sunday, giving the show – which featured Beyonce, Bruno Mars and Coldplay – a special Bay Area touch.

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<![CDATA[As Super Bowl Ends, Onslaught of Heavy Traffic Begins ]]> Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:10 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/202*120/2016-01-21_0810.png
For many fans, attending the 50th Super Bowl was a dream come true – but getting home afterwards turned out to be a nightmare.

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<![CDATA[2 Men Shot Dead After Intervening in Domestic Dispute]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:07:19 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/jacari+cook.JPG
Two men who allegedly attempted to intervene in a domestic dispute were gunned down Sunday in Marin City.

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<![CDATA[Obamas Talk Super Bowl Menu and the President Predicts Winner]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 16:08:14 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/potus-dogs-football.jpg
The first couple sat down with CBS News' Gayle King to discuss what Super Bowl Sunday is like when you live in the White House and the president makes a prediction on who will win the Vince Lombardi Trophy.

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<![CDATA[Businesses Disappointed with Super Bowl Profits]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:00:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Marianne+Business.jpg
When Santa Clara business owners heard the Super Bowl was headed to the Bay Area, they were understandably excited: With tens of thousands of people swarming Levi’s Stadium for the big game, surely big...

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<![CDATA[CHP Pursuit Ends in Fiery Crash, 3 Deaths]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 15:24:11 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SF+CRASH+-+00000321.jpg
A police chase in San Francisco ended with three people dead after a fleeing car crashed and burst into flames.

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<![CDATA[Celebrities at Super Bowl 50]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 21:19:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AMBRO_GettyImages-508985750.jpg
Famous faces dotted the crowds at Super Bowl 50 as A-list celebrities flocked to see the Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

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<![CDATA[Dazzling Fireworks, Pricey Snacks, Tight Security at SB50]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 20:14:14 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ezra2.jpg
The Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers 24-10, winning Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium. The NFL’s extravaganza Sunday featured an electrifying rendition of the "Star-Spangled Banner" by Lady Gaga and...

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<![CDATA[Cannabis Activists: Pot Could Help Cure 1 of NFL's Ills]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 06:03:25 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CTE-split-stabler-seau.jpg
With much of the NFL world camped out in the San Francisco Bay Area in the days before Super Bowl 50, researchers released sobering news: late Oakland Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler had a degenerative...

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<![CDATA[Curry, Warriors Hit 'Rolling Stone' Party After Big Win]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 12:54:03 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rs-party-th.jpg
Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry, Festus Ezeli and Leandro Barbosa were among the celebs spotted checking out performances by Travis Scott and Avicii at one of the most exclusive pre-Super Bowl 50 parties in...

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<![CDATA[#SB50: Devoted Fans Flock to Levi's Stadium]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:59:19 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-508979816_594_screen.jpg
Panthers fans, Broncos fans and everyone else

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<![CDATA[3 Dead in Crash Following Police Pursuit]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:38:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SF+CRASH+-+00000321.jpg
A police chase in San Francisco ended with three people dead after a fleeing car crashed and burst into flames.

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<![CDATA[Foundation of East Bay Home Collapses, Rupturing Gas Lines]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:44:31 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N11P+BERKELEY+HOUSE+COLLAPSE+VO+-+00000203.jpg
A Berkeley house that shifted on its foundation Saturday evening ruptured gas lines and caused a chimney to collapse.

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<![CDATA[Broncos Player Surprises Fan With Super Bowl 50 Tickets]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 10:22:35 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/vernon+1.jpeg
A Denver Broncos player dropped a bombshell on a cancer and heart transplant patient the night before the Super Bowl and was moved to tears by the encounter.

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<![CDATA[50 Fund Game Changers: Summer Search]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:52:40 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/summer+search+3.jpg
50 Fund, the charitable arms of Super Bowl 50, has awarded Game Changer grants of $500,000 to five Bay Area non profits who work to change the lives of young people.]]>
<![CDATA[Warriors Land Thrilling Victory in Statement-Making Game ]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:26:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-508243866_594_screen.jpg
OAKLAND – The Warriors confronted another “statement game” Saturday night and, once again, made a semi-convincing argument on their behalf.

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<![CDATA[South Bay Businesses, Families Have High Hopes for Super Bowl]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:40:09 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5P+SC+SUPER+BOWL+FESTIVITIES+VO+-+00000023.jpg
Super Bowl City may have been at full capacity in San Francisco on Saturday, but the South Bay was also kept busy with a free concert and a dazzling fireworks display.

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<![CDATA[Source: 49ers' DeBartolo Elected to Hall of Fame]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:30:33 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/picresized_th_1291323816_76052206.jpg
Eddie DeBartolo’s journey from Youngstown, Ohio, to owner of the 49ers will reach its final destination just 60 miles from his hometown.

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<![CDATA[Justin Bieber Cavorts, Poses With Fans in SF]]> Sun, 07 Feb 2016 14:29:47 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CaksJsvUsAAU3Vp.jpg
An estimated 15,000 people flocked to San Francisco to enjoy the last day of Super Bowl City, but one among them caused a greater furor than others. Justin Bieber is apparently in the Bay Area for Super...

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<![CDATA[Massive Crowd Fills Super Bowl City to Capacity]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:03:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5P+SUPER+BOWL+CITY+CROWD+SAFETY+PKG+-+00000728.jpg
As of 4:42 p.m., all gates to Super Bowl City, but the main gate on Market Street between Main and Beale streets, were closed, spokesman PJ Johnston said. The main gate closed soon after so officials could...

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<![CDATA[Taiwanese Community Hopeful After Quake]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:23:51 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_663313423550-taiwan-tainan-earthquake-building-collapse.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Jean Elle talks with local residents who are concerned for loved ones after a strong earthquake struck Taiwan.

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<![CDATA[Super Bowl City Closed After Reaching Max Capacity]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:24:56 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0205-2016-SuperBowlCity.jpg
San Francisco police turned away thousands of people from Super Bowl City late Friday when the event reached maximum capacity.

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<![CDATA[Metallica in Concert at AT&T Park]]> Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:12:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-489226886.jpg
If you're a Metallica fan and worried about missing out on their Super Bowl week concert at AT&T Park in San Francisco, you're in luck. The band is making a free live stream of their performance available...

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<![CDATA[Auto Shop 'Cover-Up' Leaves Family Dealing With Damages]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:39:52 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/unit_web_Car-Damage_4.jpg
For the 25 million licensed motorists in California, finding an honest mechanic is essential. Fraudulent repairs can create both financial hardships and serious safety hazards.

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<![CDATA[Super Bowl Excitement Storms Bay Area]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:56:46 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0205-2016-BroncosFans.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Raj Mathai reports on the excitement brewing in the Bay Area and final preparations for Super Bowl Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Airports Expect Crush of Travelers For SB50]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:40:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sjc+superbowl1.jpg
Norm Mineta San Jose International Airport, and the other Bay Area airports, are all gussied up in the black-and gold-of Super Bowl 50. They're expecting a crush of travelers for the Big Game.

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<![CDATA[Cupertino Student Finalist in Google Doodle]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:57:57 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0205-2016-GoogleDoodle.jpg
Google announced finalists for its annual “Google Doodle” contest, and we caught up with one of the finalists, Christina Wu of Cupertino.

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<![CDATA[Students Vaccinated for Meningococcal]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:12:28 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0205-2016-MENINGICOCCAL.jpg
Worth the wait: that is how many students feel about the hours-long lines to get the meningococcal vaccine. This comes after four people at two bay area universities have tested positive for the disease.

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<![CDATA[Substitute Teacher Fired for Allegedly Watching Porn in Class]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:41:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0205-2016-JohnMuirMiddleSchool.jpg
A substitute teacher has been fired amid allegations he was watching porn in a classroom at John Muir Middle School in San Jose.

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<![CDATA[Super Bowl 50 Has San Jose Police Stretched Thin]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:55:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SJPD-sb-badge.jpg
Super Bowl 50 is stretching law enforcement agencies to the limit, but not many are feeling the pinch as much as the understaffed San Jose Police department. Right now, it's all hands on deck, and all hands are...

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<![CDATA[Armed Bank Robber Shot By Officers in SSF: Police]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:53:55 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Police+Siren+Generic+123.jpg
A man suspected of robbing a South San Francisco bank was hospitalized after being shot by police officers Friday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Twitter Locks Down 125,000 Accounts]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:04:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/twitterGettyImages-494325030.jpg
Twitter announced Friday it will shut down more than 125,000 accounts as part of an effort to crack down on extremist content. In a news release, the company said it was committed to weeding out content...

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<![CDATA[Fact-Checking Sanders' and Clinton’s Claims About Wall Street and Campaign Finance]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:08:41 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sanders-clinton-galeria.jpg
Political sparring in New Hampshire, as Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders faced off in a Democratic Debate. Whose claims were true? Sam Brock investigates.

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<![CDATA[Tom Ridge: More Cooperation Needed for Super Bowl Security]]> Thu, 04 Feb 2016 23:38:51 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SECURITY-DUDE_unit.jpg
There still isn’t enough cooperation between federal, local and state law enforcement agencies in advance of Super Bowl 50, former secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge told NBC Bay Area. In a far ranging...

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