<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:26:17 -0700 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:26:17 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sand Tunnel Collapses, Kills Man at Half Moon Bay Beach]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:19:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-half-moon-bay-credited.jpg
Officials say a man was killed at a Bay Area beach on Monday after a giant hole he was digging in the sand collapsed and buried him.

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<![CDATA[Teen Arrested in Knifepoint Robbery of 11-Year-Old's Bicycle]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:37:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-teen-robbery.jpg
A South Bay teenager accused of robbing an 11-year-old boy of his bicycle at knifepoint on a school playground in Santa Clara was booked into juvenile hall last week.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Hires Community Service Officers]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:28:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0722-2014-SJ-community-officers.jpg
NBC Bay Area's Marianne Favro breaks down the role the newly hired community service officers will have in San Jose.

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<![CDATA[80-Year-Old Woman Shot Inside SF Home]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:17:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-sf-shooting.jpg
Crews responded Tuesday to a shooting in San Francisco's Bayview District Tuesday afternoon. Police said an 80-year-old woman was shot inside a home.

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<![CDATA[Sleeping Man Dumped Into Recycling Truck]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:38:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-recycling-rescue-2.jpg
A man who fell asleep in a dumpster woke up in the back of a garbage truck. San Francisco firefighters had to rescue the man who became stuck inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck early Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Durst Urinates on CVS Candy: Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:44:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/2715242.jpg
A New York City real estate heir acquitted of his neighbor's murder a decade ago is back in trouble, this time for a bizarre outburst in which police say he exposed himself and urinated on a rack of candy at...

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<![CDATA[Giants Broadcaster Mike Krukow Has Muscle Disease]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:23:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Mike_Krukow_7th_Inning_Stretch_Giants_Cubs.jpg
Giants broadcaster Mike Krukow, a former big-league pitcher, has a muscle disease called inclusion-body myositis, he has revealed.

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<![CDATA[Sleeping Man Dumped Into Recycling Truck]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:43:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dumpstergeneric1.jpg
A man who fell asleep in a dumpster woke up in the back of a garbage truck. San Francisco firefighters had to rescue the man who became stuck inside a Recology cardboard recycling truck early Tuesday morning.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Los Altos Could Allow Horses at Weddings on City Streets]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:40:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/0722horse.jpg
The bridegroom rides in on a handsome white mare or elephant decked out in finery to greet the bride’s family. The wedding procession, or baraat, is a big part of Indian weddings – some more ostentatious...

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<![CDATA[Stanford Law Professor Nominated to CA Supreme Court]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:40:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP211862987168.jpg
A former Obama administration adviser on immigration and current Stanford Law School professor is Gov. Jerry Brown's pick for state high court.

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<![CDATA[Beretta Leaves MD After New Gun Law]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:10:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/0909-maryland-flag-generic.jpg
Gun maker Beretta U.S.A. will move all of its manufacturing out of Maryland to a new factory in Tennessee, the company announced Monday, after protesting Maryland's strict gun law passed last]]>
<![CDATA[Traffic-Related Fatalities, Shootings of Police Officers Rise: Report]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:14:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/waldwick+officer+funeral.jpg
Sixty-seven law enforcement officers were killed, compared to 51 last year]]>
<![CDATA[Water Restored at Pleasanton Apartment Complex]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:43:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-21-2014-springhouse-water.jpg
Residents of an East Bay apartment complex are rejoicing after five consecutive days without running water came: Water service was restored Tuesday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Bob Redell]]>
<![CDATA[Marine Wife Had Affair: Court Docs]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:35:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Erin-Corwin-Jon-Corwin-Mari.jpg
The missing 19-year-old pregnant Marine wife may have been having an affair with a married neighbor who was also a Marine, newly published court documents show, as detectives search for a crime scene. Detectives

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<![CDATA[Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donations]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:30:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-blood-shortage.jpg
Facing a looming blood shortage, the American Red Cross is asking for people to roll up their sleeves and donate blood.

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<![CDATA[SF Man Accused of Impersonating Police Officer]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:26:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-21-2014-bugai.jpg
A man who dressed and acted like a police officer and allegedly coerced immigrants into committing sex acts in San Francisco was arrested earlier this month, police said Monday.

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<![CDATA[Dad: Son Stopped Me From Killing Alleged Abuser]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:42:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/071814+raymond+frolander.jpg
A Florida father who made national headlines when he beat a man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son says he did what he had to do and would have killed the man if his son...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Flees Topless After Being Caught Shoplifting]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:54:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Macys+Sign+112613.jpg
A suspected shoplifter fled topless after being busted at Southern California mall. But police were easily able to identify her – she left her driver's license behind. The 44-year-old woman, whose name was...

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<![CDATA["Slender Man" Stabbing Victim Receives Military Purple Heart]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:37:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/wis-stabbing-purple-heart.jpg
The parents of a young Wisconsin girl stabbed 19 times, allegedly by classmates, say someone has anonymously sent the girl a military purple heart and a card that read: "The only heart I could find --...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Describes Finding Chicago Girl Shot at Sleepover by Stray Bullet]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:17:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Shamiya_Adams_solo.jpg
The man who found an 11-year-old girl after she was fatally shot by a stray bullet in Chicago Friday night is speaking out about the "devastating" violence that left a community]]>
<![CDATA[Advanced Planning Helps EBMUD During California's Severe Drought]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:34:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP223500730484.jpg
The East Bay Municipal Utilities District credits customers doing their part to conserve and advanced planning for being able to deal with California's severe drought.

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<![CDATA[San Mateo County Forms LGBTQ Commission]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:27:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gay+rights+stock+pride+flag.jpg
San Mateo County supervisors have voted to establish what may be the first LGBTQ county commission in California.

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<![CDATA[SJ Pot Clubs Unable to Place Initiatives on Ballot]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:34:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-2014-SJPot-Initiative.jpg
Efforts by San Jose marijuana dispensaries to fight off new city rules by placing two measure on the November ballot have failed.

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<![CDATA[Security Guard Accused of Attacking Another Student]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:02:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/211*120/0603-OaklandWheelchair_assault.jpg
A former Oakland High School security guard who is facing federal charges for throwing a wheelchair-bound student to the ground faces new allegations of brutality.

Photo Credit: Oakland Unified School District]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged in Two Long Island Cold-Case Stranglings: Police]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:14:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cold-case-arrest.jpg
Police say they’ve charged a 48-year-old man in the strangling deaths of two women whose naked bodies were found in the woods on Long Island more than 20 years ago after detectives linked his DNA to...

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<![CDATA[49ers' New Levi's Stadium Sees First Arrest]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:47:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP807363826924.jpg
A 51-year old Watsonville man has earned the dubious distinction of being the first person arrested at Levi's Stadium.

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<![CDATA[SJ Police Sweep Through Homeless Camp, Make Arrests]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:22:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/03-13-2014-jungle.jpg
San Jose cops sweep through notorious Coyote Creek, home to 200 homeless people; "about a half-dozen" are arrested on outstanding warrants.

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<![CDATA[CA Man Pleads Not Guilty to Terror]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:13:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/195*120/ISIS+plea+court+4.JPG
A Southern California man accused of trying to board a flight to Istanbul, Turkey, with a fake passport so he could allegedly join Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, rebels pleaded not guilty Monday...]]>
<![CDATA[Money For Lobbying: Willie Brown Registers as Lobbyist]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:22:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/070113-getty-file-willie-brown.jpg
Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown is now officially registered as a lobbyist.

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<![CDATA[Residents File Lawsuit Against SJ Over Proposed Development]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:30:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-2014-Alviso.jpg
The small working class community of Alviso has filed a lawsuit against San Jose over a proposed development in the area.

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<![CDATA[SF Eviction Attorneys Use Copyright Law to Remove Video]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:31:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/courtroom+generic+722.jpg
Daniel Bornstein of Bornstein & Bornstein, a noted SF law firm known for representing landlords in eviction fights, used copyright law to get a video of a protest of the firm removed from YouTube.]]>
<![CDATA[South Bay Water District to Hire Water Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:00:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-2014-Drought.jpg
The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board is looking to spend half a million dollars on hiring water police to help new conservation regulations approved by the state.

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<![CDATA[Calif Teens Can Taste Wine in Class]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:40:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/edtAP101118011796.jpg
With a stroke of his pen, Gov. Jerry Brown made it legal for some California college students under the age of 21 to taste alcohol in class. While that sounds like many students’ dream come true, the law,...

<![CDATA[Men Locked in Cellar 6 Years: Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:17:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-jenkins.jpg
Maryland parents are accused of locking their 22-year-old sons with autism inside a basement room of their Rockville home for six years. According to documents obtained by NBC Washington, Montgomery...]]>