<![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-usFri, 28 Jul 2017 10:14:18 -0700Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:14:18 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Woman Wages War on Hazing Culture That Led to Son's Death]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:38:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Debbie+Smith+Lecutring1.jpg
On a cold February night 12 years ago, a Chico fraternity pledge was hazed to death. Now, his mother is waging war against a college culture that took her son.

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<![CDATA[5 Taken to Hospital After Accident Near Facebook HQ]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 06:54:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/7-28-17-menlo-park-chase1.jpg
Five people were taken to the Stanford Medical Friday morning after suffering minor injuries in an early-morning accident in front of Facebook’s headquarters in Menlo Park.According to officers, the accident...

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<![CDATA[SFPD: City's Nightife Partly to Blame for Uptick in Rapes]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:07:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/177*120/club.PNG
Rape cases are on the rise in some of San Francisco's most popular neighborhoods.

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<![CDATA[Inside Pa.'s ICE Immigrant Family Detention Center]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 07:44:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/berkz+county+detention+center+2+may.jpg
Federal officials provided NBC10 a walkthrough of the only immigrant detention center in the country to indefinitely hold women and children. Opinions on the conditions for detainees vary greatly.

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<![CDATA[77-Year-Old Man Stung By 'a Cloud' of Africanized Bees Dies]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:30:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Bee_Attack_Leaves_77-Year-Old_Fighting_for_His_Life.jpg
A 77-year-old man has died after being stung hundreds of times by a swarm of Africanized bees while on a walk in his high desert neighborhood, a relative said Thursday.The victim, identified by his nephew only...

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<![CDATA[San Jose to Examine How Fireworks Fines Are Levied]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 19:45:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/SJ+Fireworks+Folo+-+00011422.jpg
San Jose says it will evaluate the process that has sent fireworks fines to some residents who insist they did nothing. Those people complain that the system is flawed.

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<![CDATA[Newborn Twins, Toddler Lose Both Parents Just Days Apart]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 07:36:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Kids+lose+parents+in+series+of+events+days+apart.jpg
A set of newborn twins and their 1-year-old sister were orphaned after a series of tragic events claimed the life of their father and then their mother just days later.The children’s 26-year-old father...

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<![CDATA['Nightmare Is Over': Dems React to Health Care Bill Failure]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 09:05:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/schumerhironopelosihappier.jpg
The GOP took a hard blow early Friday when its Health Care Freedom Act, dubbed the "skinny repeal" of "Obamacare," failed to pass in the Senate in a late-night 49–51 vote.Republican Senators John McCain, Lisa...

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<![CDATA[Memorial Hockey Game Held For SJ Teen Killed 2 Years Ago]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:01:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/keil+death-0727.jpg
Family, friends and teammates of a young man killed two years ago outside his San Jose home gathered Thursday night for a memorial roller hockey game.]]>
<![CDATA[Home Security Cameras Give Strangers a Peek into Your Home]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:49:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Whos+Watching+You+2a.png
As technology gets smaller and cheaper, more people are choosing to equip their homes with wireless security cameras. But an NBC Bay Area Investigation found that many of these devices contain a security...
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<![CDATA[Violent Solo Crash in SJ Captured on Surveillance Video]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:44:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sj+crash+cam.jpg
Home surveillance video captured a horrific crash in San Jose, and residents are saying they type of street racing that caused it is a problem in the neighborhood.

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<![CDATA[City in Pink: Accidental Retardant Drop Leaves Colorful Mess]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 08:38:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fire+retardant-0727.jpg
The pilot of a Cal Fire air tanker mistakenly dropped fire retardant on a neighborhood in Windsor, where there was no fire, and left a big, pink mess.

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<![CDATA[13-Year-Old Girl Hit and Killed by Car in Sunnyvale]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:17:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ambulance_generic2shotTele.jpg
A 13-year-old girl died Thursday after a car struck her in Sunnyvale, according to Department of Public Safety officials.]]>
<![CDATA[Community Wins Fight Against San Jose's Homeless Site Plan]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 01:03:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sj+homeless-0727.jpg
A San Jose neighborhood that banded together in opposition of a city plan to house the homeless at a nearby park has emerged victorious.

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<![CDATA[SF Mayor Inks New Eviction Law After NBC Bay Area Report]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 19:42:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/204*120/signing2.jpg
Sweeping housing reforms are now officially law in San Francisco and aim to crack down on wrongful evictions. The new safeguards and restrictions come as a direct result of a series of NBC Bay Area investigative...

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<![CDATA[22 Arrested for Breaches at White House, Capitol Since 2014]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 07:02:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/White+House+Breaches+Satellite+Map.jpg
At least 22 people have been arrested and prosecuted for breaching security at the White House or U.S. Capitol since the beginning of 2014, according to an investigation by the News4 I-Team.

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<![CDATA[Judge Hears Terror Lawsuit Against Social Media Giants]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 22:27:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gonzalez-0727.jpg
The family of a young woman killed in a Paris terror attack two years ago is accusing social media of helping fuel such attacks in what could be a groundbreaking lawsuit.

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<![CDATA[Cena the Military Dog's Final Farewell]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:04:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Marine_Dog-150120241575300001.jpg
Marine Corporal Jeff DeYoung and his canine combat partner, Cena, served at the front lines together, transitioned back to civilian life together and, as Cena was diagnosed with bone cancer, took a final...]]>
<![CDATA[Early Morning Rush Hour Getting More Crowded in the Bay Area]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:02:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/earlier+commute-0727.jpg
If you’re leaving earlier to start your Bay Area commute, you’re not alone. Transportation officials say their numbers show traffic is increasing in the 4 a.m. hour, and on the other end, commuters have...

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<![CDATA[Google Doles Out $820 Million For 52 Sunnyvale Properties]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:59:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-508003271.jpg
Google has snatched up 52 Sunnyvale properties, shelling out a whopping $820 million on the acquisitions.

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<![CDATA[JaVale McGee Will Re-Sign With Warriors: Report]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 16:27:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/javale-mcgee-warriors-preseason-oct6-2016-usatsi.jpg
JaVale McGee isn't going anywhere. McGee will re-sign with the Warriors, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes.

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<![CDATA[DOJ Files Brief Rejecting LGBTQ Workplace Protections]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 14:02:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_303273030039.jpg
The Department of Justice (DOJ) submitted an amicus brief opposing the extension of Title VII discrimination protections on the basis of sexual orientation.The brief was submitted in the Second Circuit case of...

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