<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usMon, 25 Sep 2017 06:44:46 -0700Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:44:46 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Yiannopoulos Visits UC Berkeley, Pledges Return]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:50:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/MiloBerkeley.PNG
Free Speech Week at UC Berkeley has been officially canceled, but that didn't stop right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos from making a quick, unsanctioned visit to the East Bay campus Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Collision in Oakland Injures 2 Officers, Civilian: Police]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:53:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-25-17-OPD-CAR-CRASH-SIDEVIEW.jpg
Two officers on Monday were injured in a mangled wreck that temporarily shut down International Boulevard at High Street in Oakland, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested Near White House Had Firearms: Secret Service]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:15:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/white-house-stock-breaking-120120905.jpg
A man arrested near the White House Sunday morning had several firearms in his possession, the Secret Service says.
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<![CDATA[Milo Yiannopoulos to March for Free Speech at UC Berkeley]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:29:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MILO+ON+UC+BERKELEY+-+115520171.jpg
Milo Yiannopoulos didn’t mince any words Saturday, saying he will speak at UC Berkeley "come hell or high water."

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<![CDATA[Puerto Rico's Guajataca Dam Still a Danger After Maria]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 04:50:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/DKbr7MjUQAAV-T1PRDAM.jpg
A damaged dam remains a potential threat to thousands of people's lives in northwest Puerto Rico Monday, with a flash flood warning put in place Friday continuing through Monday afternoon, NBC News...

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<![CDATA[Trump's 'Kneel' Attack Gives Base Reason to Stand: Analysis]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:44:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/donaldtrumprallyfeuerherd.jpg
After his racially charged confrontation with athletes and sports teams about kneeling during the national anthem, President Donald Trump is getting a much-needed morale boost from his supporters who see...

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<![CDATA[Ed Sheeran Cancels 2018 Bay Area Stop Due to Levi's Curfew]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:08:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/sheeran-0924.jpg
An evening curfew at Levi's Stadium has forced a popular singer to say "no thanks" to the Bay Area.

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<![CDATA[Bay Area Activists React to Trump's New Travel Ban]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:53:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/new+travel+ban-0924.jpg
Under President Donald Trump’s new travel proclamation, three new countries have been added: Chad, North Korea and Venezuela.

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<![CDATA[CHP Searches For 2 Suspects in Bridge Toll Booth Robberies]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:49:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bridge+robberies-0924.jpg
The California Highway Patrol is asking for the public's help in its search for two suspects who robbed toll booths at two Bay Area bridges Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Thousands Dress Up, Flock to Folsom Street Fair in SF]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:10:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/folsom+fair-0924.jpg
Roughly 400,000 fetish enthusiasts filled the streets of San Francisco on Sunday for the annual Folsom Street Fair in the city's SoMa neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[Raiders Suffer First Loss of Season as Redskins Dominate]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:09:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/roberts-0924.jpg
The first two Raiders games went according to plan. They established an early lead, played solid defense and cruised to victory. The offense proved a dynamic and defenders exceeded expectation.

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<![CDATA[Giants Shut Down By Kershaw, Drop Finale to Dodgers]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:10:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/giants-0924.jpg
The Giants pounded out eight hits against Clayton Kershaw Sunday, but the Dodgers' ace held them to just one run as LA won 3-1.

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<![CDATA[Mountain Lion Sighting Reported in Hills Above UC Berkeley]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:11:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-492765171.jpg
Two hikers on Grizzly Peak spotted a mountain lion Saturday, prompting warnings to individuals to keep a sharp eye out, University of California at Berkeley police said Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Jared Kushner Used Private Email Account in White House]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:37:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-821582108.jpg
President Donald Trump's son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, used his personal email account while communicating with White House colleagues, Kushner's lawyer said Sunday.In a statement, the lawyer...

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<![CDATA['Not Disrespecting My Country or My Flag': A's Catcher]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 11:05:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_17267055421697.jpg
Bruce Maxwell’s gesture to take a knee during the national anthem Saturday night at the Coliseum was no knee-jerk reaction by the A’s catcher.

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<![CDATA[Resident Arrested for Vandalizing Columbus Statue in SJ]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:08:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sj+city+hall-0822.jpg
A 25-year-old San Jose resident on Friday was arrested and later released for vandalizing the Christopher Columbus statue inside San Jose City Hall, according to police.

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<![CDATA[A's Sweep Rangers, Win Seventh Straight Game]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:11:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/AsKhrisDavis.PNG
The A's offense erupted for five runs in the fifth inning as the pitching staff held the Rangers to three hits on the day, winning their seventh in a row, 8-1, on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Raiders' Offensive Line to Protest During Anthem: Report]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:27:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-636340006.jpg
The offensive line for the Oakland Raiders — the only all African-American group in the NFL — is expected to protest during the national anthem before the team's Sunday night contest in the nation's capital...

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<![CDATA[White House ‘Planning’ on Health Care Vote This Week]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:00:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/whitehouseonhealthvote.jpg
Despite a rushed timetable and the daunting task of pulling together enough votes, the White House is planning on a Senate vote on the “Graham-Cassidy” health care bill this week, White House Director of...

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<![CDATA[Man Dead Following Standoff, Officer-Involved Shooting in SF]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:02:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-24-17_SFPD_OIS.jpg
A man died Sunday following an officer-involved shooting in San Francisco that initially began as a standoff situation inside an apartment, according to police.

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<![CDATA[Demonstrators Face Off at Yiannopoulos Event in Berkeley]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:05:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/172*120/9-24-17_Milo_Berkeley_4.jpg

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<![CDATA[Milo Flouts Cancellation of UC Berkeley's Free Speech Week]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 07:18:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-810318908.jpg
The student group Berkeley Patriot on Saturday informed UC Berkeley that Free Speech Week has been canceled, but event headliner Milo Yiannopoulos doubled down on his plans to come to the campus.

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<![CDATA[See It: NFL Players Protest After Trump's Criticism]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 05:52:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_17268023398253.jpg
NFL players knelt and protested in other ways during the national anthem on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, after days of criticism from President Donald Trump.

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<![CDATA[Royal Family Photos: Prince Harry at Invictus Games]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 15:44:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/tlmd-melania-trump-principe-harry-GettyImages-852591834.jpg
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<![CDATA[North Korea Also Has Chemical Weapons, Expert Warns]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:54:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dotard.jpg
Amid a flurry of missile tests and inflammatory rhetoric, the world’s attention is focused on North Korea's nuclear program.But one expert believes the country's stockpile of chemical weapons could also bring...

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<![CDATA[Vendor Who Had Earnings Seized by UC Police Receives $87K]]> Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:34:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-23-17_Beto_Check_1.jpg
An unlicensed street vendor in Berkeley who had his money seized by a University of California police officer received a check for more than $87,000 on Saturday after a viral GoFundMe campaign was launched...

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<![CDATA[Berkeley Patriot Says 'Free Speech Week' Will Happen]]> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:10:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-643506676-news.jpg
Confusion continues to surround Free Speech Week at UC Berkeley two days before events are scheduled to kick off.

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