news Top Stories

Long After Attack, PG&E Security Still Lacking

Long After Attack, PG&E Security Still Lacking

NBC Bay Area drove 1,600 miles and made 14 unannounced visits to nine of PG&E’s largest and most critical substations to put the corporation’s promise of enhanced security to the test. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski goes undercover in a story that aired on September. Watch »

2 hours ago
Cars Stolen From Autobhan Dealership in Belmont

Cars Stolen From Autobhan Dealership in Belmont

Police are investigating the theft of at least nine cars from a Belmont car dealership that occurred over... Read »

2 hours ago
White House Fence-Jumper Had 800 Rounds of Ammo: Feds

White House Fence-Jumper Had 800 Rounds of Ammo: Feds

The 42-year-old Army veteran who scaled the White House fence and got through the presidential residence's... Watch »

20 minutes ago
Florida Man Admits Family Killings in Chilling 911 Tape

Florida Man Admits Family Killings in Chilling 911 Tape

Donald Spirit told a 911 dispatcher he had just killed his six grandchildren, including a baby and was going to wait... Read »

20 minutes ago
Alleged White House Intruder Went to SoCal High School

Alleged White House Intruder Went to SoCal High School

A friend of an Iraq war veteran from Southern California accused of scaling the White House fence said Monday... Watch »

50 minutes ago
Wildfires Create Opportunity for More Water in CA: Professor

Wildfires Create Opportunity for More Water in CA: Professor

An environmental expert said the wildfires ravaging California are creating a once-in-a-generation opportunity... Watch »

26 minutes ago
Reality Check: NFL Player Arrests on Rise?

Reality Check: NFL Player Arrests on Rise?

In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock examines whether NFL players are committing crimes at record levels that... Watch »

Sep 22, 2014
Pilot Credits Eagle Scout Training for Survival

Pilot Credits Eagle Scout Training for Survival

A Bay Area pilot's says his training as an Eagle Scout helped him survive a crash landing in a remote part of... Watch »

2 hours ago
Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Flea Infestation Shuts Down Hayward School

Students at Ruus Elementary School in Hayward got the day off Monday after staff discovered a flea infestation... Read »

54 minutes ago
U.S. Soccer Stands by Hope Solo Decision

U.S. Soccer Stands by Hope Solo Decision

U.S. Soccer is standing by its decision to allow goalkeeper Hope Solo to continue to play while she faces... Read »

3 hours ago
Marathon Bombing Suspect's Friend Due in Court

Marathon Bombing Suspect's Friend Due in Court

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due in federal court Tuesday for a... Read »

2 hours ago
Obama on Airstrikes:

Obama on Airstrikes: "This is Not America's Fight Alone"

President Obama said Tuesday that the partnership of Arab countries in airstrikes against ISIS in Syria shows... Watch »

11 minutes ago
U.S. Bombs ISIS and Al Qaeda

U.S. Bombs ISIS and Al Qaeda "Veterans" in Syria

The U.S. launched airstrikes against ISIS targets and a network of "seasoned al Qaeda veterans" in... Read »

5 hours ago
Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Taliban: We Found Bergdahl Alone, Cursing Countrymen

Two former Taliban commanders told NBC News on Thursday that Bowe Bergdahl was walking alone and cursing... Read »

Jun 5, 2014
U.S. Notified Assad’s Regime Before Airstrikes

U.S. Notified Assad’s Regime Before Airstrikes

Syria’s foreign ministry said Tuesday that Washington informed Damascus’ envoy to the United Nations... Read »

4 hours ago
U.S. Strikes Will Help Syria Rebels Defeat Assad, Opposition Says

U.S. Strikes Will Help Syria Rebels Defeat Assad, Opposition Says

Syria's Western-backed National Coalition opposition group welcomed airstrikes by the Read »

4 hours ago
Gaza Cease-Fire Holds as Peace Talks Re-Open in Cairo

Gaza Cease-Fire Holds as Peace Talks Re-Open in Cairo

Israeli and Palestinian delegations in Cairo have accepted an Egyptian proposal for a 72-hour cease-fire to the war... Watch »

Aug 11, 2014
Bin Laden Son Gets Life for Conspiring to Kill Americans

Bin Laden Son Gets Life for Conspiring to Kill Americans

A New York judge has sentenced Osama bin Laden's son-in-law to life in prison for conspiring to kill Americans... Read »

2 minutes ago
Israel Shoots Down Syrian Fighter Jet

Israel Shoots Down Syrian Fighter Jet

Israel shot down a Syrian fighter jet after it entered the country's airspace on Tuesday, an Israeli Defense Forces... Read »

4 hours ago
World Leaders Call for Cease-Fire in Libya

World Leaders Call for Cease-Fire in Libya

Thirteen countries as well, as the European Union and the United Nations, signed an agreement Monday condemning the... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay Area's community outreach and volunteering initiative. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out