<![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-usTue, 25 Apr 2017 23:13:51 -0700Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:13:51 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Deadline Looms to Request Assistance Following SJ Floods]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:26:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-643917340.jpg
Roughly two months after rising water inundated several neighborhoods and cars in San Jose, the deadline to request financial assistance has arrived.

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<![CDATA[Man Injured in Shooting at Eastridge Mall in San Jose]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:40:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/4252017-sj-shooting.jpg
A man was hospitalized Tuesday after shooting in front of a Chili's restaurant at the Eastridge Center mall in San Jose, police said.

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<![CDATA[Tiburon Officials, Residents Debate Removal of 42 Trees]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:46:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tiburon+trees-0425-2017.jpg
Officials and residents of Tiburon, an upscale town in Marin County, were divided Tuesday night over the future of 42 trees.

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<![CDATA[Apparent Drive-By Shooting Leaves Two Critical in Hayward]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:36:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sirens+police1.jpg
The Alameda County Sheriff's Office was investigating an apparent drive-by shooting in Hayward that left two males in critical condition Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle Reports Payment System Was Hacked]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:19:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/chipotle9.jpg
Burrito chain Chipotle announced Tuesday that its payment system that processes customer purchases had been breached, CNBC reported.In a statement on the company's website, Chipotle said it detected...

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<![CDATA[HIV-Positive Asylum Seeker From San Jose Detained in Florida]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:30:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/davydov04.25.17.JPG
A San Jose man who is gay and HIV-positive has been detained at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Florida for more than a month since returning from a trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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<![CDATA[San Carlos Becomes 3rd City in Nation to Host Delivery Bots]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:30:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/thumbnail_robot.jpg
San Carlos has jumped on board as the third city in the nation to host Starship Technologies’ new delivery robots, just behind Redwood City and Washington D.C., which launched pilot programs in November of last...

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<![CDATA[Man Knocks Over Security Robot, Ends Up in Jail]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:31:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/robot+attack.jpg
In a man-vs.-robot confrontation in Mountain View last week, the robot did what it was designed to do, and the intoxicated man ended up in jail, according to Mountain View police.

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<![CDATA[Giants' Highly-Touted Rookie Christian Arroyo Ready to Help Team Win]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:30:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000022090664_1200x675_929655363834.jpg
San Francisco Giants rookie Christian Arroyo sits down with NBC Bay Area's Colin Resch to recap the recent whirlwind of being called up to the big leagues and making his MLB debut against the team's NL...]]>
<![CDATA[Forum to Discuss Proposal for $95M Richmond Jail Expansion]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:34:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/jail_generic_bars.jpg
Activists opposing a $95 million plan to expand the Richmond jail will be meeting with supporters of the project for a question-and-answer forum on Saturday, an event that both sides hope will ease tensions...

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<![CDATA[Troublesome Turkey Traipses Through Taboo Territory]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:46:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/4-25-2017-turkey-ssf-police-garage.jpg
A wayward turkey may be guilty of vandalism and trespassing.

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<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area I-Unit Wins Coveted Peabody Award]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:49:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Peabody+Medallions.jpg
An NBC Bay Area investigative series into the misuse of school officers is being honored with a prestigious Peabody Award.

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<![CDATA[California Water Chief: Oroville Emergency Spillway Worked]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:32:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oroville+spillway-0425-2017.jpg
The head of California's water agency on Tuesday repeated his assertion that an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam worked, drawing an incredulous response from a state lawmaker who represents tens of...

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<![CDATA[FDA Warns of 14 'Fraudulent' Cancer Cure Companies]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:53:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/FDAfakecurecancerdrugs_1200x675.jpg
The Food and Drug Administration posted warning letters sent to 14 manufacturers, telling them to remove their fraudulent cancer curing products on the internet, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Hammer-Wielding Man Arrested in Milpitas]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:26:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Anthony+Silva.jpg
A 50-year-old man last week used a hammer to take out his anger on another driver in Milpitas, police said.

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<![CDATA[Crabs Invade Cuba During Annual Migration]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:28:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000022081095_1200x675_929343555796.jpg
Millions of red, yellow and black crabs. Each year, after the first spring rain storms, the crabs march for days from the surrounding forests to the bay on Cuba's southern coast to spawn in the sea. At dawn and]]>
<![CDATA[Back Home: Rehabbed Manatee Returns to Natural Habitat in Florida]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:17:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000022080744_1200x675_929257027744.jpg
A manatee injured in a boat strike is back home in the waters of the Florida Keys. The 900-pound male manatee spent eight months recovering after its tail paddle was nearly severed last August.]]>
<![CDATA[White Twin Tiger Cubs Growing Strong in China]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:16:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000022080727_1200x675_929252419999.jpg
A pair of white tiger cubs born at a Chinese zoo in early April are said to be healthy and growing. The twin Bengali white tiger cubs were born on April 6. The zoo says the pair are in good health and that their...]]>
<![CDATA[Stay Fit: Video Captures Pandas Working Out]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:15:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000022080713_1200x675_929251395903.jpg
Video clips released by a giant panda breeding and research center in China may teach us all a lesson on how to keep fit. The video reveals the giant pandas' typical workout regimen.]]>
<![CDATA[Five Deaths in Santa Rosa May Be Linked to Heroin Overdoses]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:23:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0219-2015-SonomaSheriff.jpg
Five deaths over the last 10 days in the Santa Rosa area may be linked to heroin overdoses, officials said Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Couple Married 69 Years Die 'Hand in Hand': Report]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:36:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/old-hands-generic.gif
An Illinois couple married for 69 years, their love and bond so strong they died minutes apart Saturday, hand in hand, at a Skokie hospital, according to their obit.As both Teresa and Isaac Vatkin, 89 and...

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<![CDATA[Brain Parasite Sickens Bay Area Couple in Hawaii]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:07:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/4122017-bay-area-couple.jpg
A Bay Area couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.

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<![CDATA[Sponsor Pulls Plug on Coulter’s Scheduled Visit to Cal]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:31:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AnnCoulterFile.jpg
After filing a lawsuit against the University of California, Berkeley, Ann Coulter continues to insist that she will speak on campus as initially planned on Thursday, although the group that sponsored her...

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<![CDATA[Six-Figure Salary in Some Bay Area Spots Dubbed Low Income]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:11:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MoneyBayAreaIncome.jpg
What may come as a surprise — or not really at this point anymore — is that six-figure salaries in some Bay Area locations classify families as being low income.

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<![CDATA[Navy SEAL Extradited to Virginia for Alleged Child Pornography]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:47:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/handcuffs14.jpg
The Navy SEAL accused of recording himself molesting a young girl while she slept and possessing dozens of images of child pornography has been extradited to Virginia, the District Attorney's Office for...]]>
<![CDATA[Dozens of Minors Raid BART Train, Rob and Injure Riders]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:34:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BART+thefts-0424-2017.jpg
A routine ride on BART over the weekend turned into utter chaos when roughly 50 to 60 juveniles stormed a train and committed multiple robberies, according to the transportation agency.

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<![CDATA[Money From Bill Won't Be Enough for Road Repairs: Report]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:48:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/potholes8.jpg
A report released Monday by a San Francisco nonprofit says that while new state legislation provides billions for California's roads, the money won't be enough to maintain the state's roads long term.

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<![CDATA[Raiders' McKenzie Says He Won't Be Shy About Trading Up]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:13:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/raidtradeuppp.jpg
McKenzie's usual practice has been to move down to collect even more selections

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<![CDATA[The Top Trump Controversies of The First 100 Days]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:40:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632323930.jpg
The first 100 days of President Donald Trump's time in office have been marked by near-daily controversies, from surprise allegations to early morning tweet storms, NBC News reports.They started right out...

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