<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - News as seen on ]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:52:23 -0700 Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:52:23 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Game On! Fans Await World Series Game 1 Between SF Giants and KC Royals]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:38:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/PS-GIANTS---00000222.jpg Fans on both sides were preparing for the World Series Game 1 between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[KC Royals Played Last Played in World Series in 1985]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:45:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/mullet.jpg The last time the Kansas City Royals played, and won, in the World Series, it was 1985, when NBC Bay Area reporter Bob Redell sported a mullet. They play the SF Giants in Game 1 on Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Water Main Causes Sinkhole, Shuts Hospital Buildings]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:44:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/water24.jpg Water spewed early Tuesday morning in Potrero Hill near San Francisco General Hospital after a water line broke and caused a two-foot sinkhole. A hospital facilities manager said that the water was restored about 5:15 a.m. after a 12-inch line broke on Vermont Street between 22nd Street and San Bruno Avenue two hours earlier. Mud and water gushed in the streets as cleanup crews bulldozed the wet mess. Stephanie Chuang reports.

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<![CDATA[Is Bloom Energy Greenwashing the Public?]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:43:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BLOOM+THUMB.png Claims by critics, information from public agencies and a data analysis by the Investigative Unit show that fuel cells made by Sunnyvale-based Bloom Energy may not be performing as well as promised, sparking questions about how green Bloom’s technology really is. Vicky Nguyen reports in a story that aired on October 20, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Berkeley City Council Mulls Proposal Banning Landlords From Pet Restrictions]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:25:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dog-rapture-generic.jpg Berkeley's city council is considering a first-of-its-kind law barring landlords from restricting pets. Terry McSweeney reports.

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<![CDATA[Willow Glen Window Smasher Strikes Again]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:22:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/willowglen3.jpg Someone has been shattering windows in San Jose’s upscale Willow Glen neighborhood for the last few months. Kimberly Tere reports.

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<![CDATA[Pack Family Backing Proposition 46 Receives Death Threats]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:25:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/lafile-proposition-prop-46-bob-pack-carmen.jpg One California family's support for Proposition 46 on next month's ballot involved a personal tragedy. But that support has sparked the family to receive death threats. Jean Elle reports.]]> <![CDATA[Uber Driver Accused of Battery on Passenger]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:29:48 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1020-2014-UberAttack.jpg San Francisco police cited an UberX driver over the weekend for allegedly pulling a female passenger out of his vehicle and throwing her phone into the street, according to reports.

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<![CDATA[Jeff's Forecast: Rough Surf + Rain Ahead]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:39:04 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxjstormsjeff.jpg After areas of rain Monday, the storm track will stay near the Bay Area this week. As Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri explains there's 2 more rain chances the next 6 days. Plus, how high waves could rise.]]> <![CDATA[In SF, Hillary Clinton Addresses Sold-Out Women’s Luncheon]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:12:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008646232_1200x675_345538115615.jpg Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging Democratic voters not to be complacent about the November midterm elections, saying working women and their families will lose out on a better future if Republicans gain control of both houses of Congress. Monte Francis reports.]]> <![CDATA[First Televised Interview With Bill and Nadia Lockyer]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:12:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/2014-10-20_17-02-14.jpg A meth addiction derailed the bright future political career of Nadia Lockyer, but she's not giving up on herself or her family. Janet Reilly sits down with with Nadia and her husband State Treasurer Bill Lockyer for their first televised interview.

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<![CDATA[Audit Shows Why SJ Fire Dept. Unable to Meet Response Time Goals]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:04:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1020-2014-SJFD.jpg A draft report of an audit on the San Jose Fire Department sheds light on why crews are failing to meet overall response time goals to medical emergencies. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[Outcome of San Jose's Mayoral Race Remains in the Air]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:50:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sam-dave-split.jpg NBC Bay Area Political Analyst examines the latest on the San Jose mayoral race and shows why it's such a mystery.

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<![CDATA[Microsoft CEO Says He Was Wrong in Comment About Women and Technology]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:36:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Satya-Nadella-CEO-Microsoft.jpg It was the comment made at a conference about women in the technology heard around the world. Scott Budman reports.]]> <![CDATA[Audit Shows Why SJFD Unable to Meet Response Time Goals]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:22:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1020-2014-SJFD.jpg A draft report of an audit on the San Jose Fire Department sheds light on why crews are failing to meet overall response time goals to medical emergencies. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[Civil Rights Attorney John Burris Speaks Out on Ferguson]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:25:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/20141020_170059.jpg There are towns just like Ferguson, waiting to explode, according to attorney John Burris. And some of those ticking time bombs are right here in the Bay Area.]]> <![CDATA[The Mix Roundtable: California Midterm Elections]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:29:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/20141020_170231.jpg Less than three weeks away from midterm elections in California, several key issues and races are at stake. Carla Marinucci, chief political reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle and Josh Richman, national and local reporter for the Bay Area Media News Group, join Janet Reilly for this roundtable discussion.]]> <![CDATA[500 Lbs. of Meth Seized in Calif.-Mexican Cartel Bust: AG]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:25:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N5P-FBI-CARTEL-RAID-PKG---00001611.jpg A total of 22 people were arrested and 500 pounds of methamphetamine valued at $18 million was seized in a drug trafficking ring linked to Mexico's Sinaloa Federation drug cartel, law enforcement officials announced on Monday. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[For 3rd Time in October, Rain Falls in SF, Bay Area]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/daly-city-rain.jpg Sprinkles began falling in San Francisco and other parts of the Bay Area Monday morning, the third time it's rained in October. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Ebola Scare Prompts SJ School District to Take Precautions]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:39:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/classroom-generic-1200.jpg Schools in the South Bay are stepping up infection control efforts just in case a student is diagnosed with the Ebola virus. Marianne Favro reports.

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<![CDATA[Watch Tonight: We Investigate Bloom]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:30:55 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/HOMEPAGE+MARKETING+TON.jpg Watch Tonight: We Investigate Bloom]]> <![CDATA[Rain Returns By End of Week]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:30:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/loren10202014.jpg There is potential for some really heavy rainfall later on this week. Christina Loren reports.]]> <![CDATA[Alix Tichelman Lawyer: "She Did What She Was Asked"]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:39:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-09-2014-tichelman-recrop.jpg Lawyers for Alix Tichelman, the high-end escort accused of injecting a Google executive with a deadly dose of heroin, said at a hearing Monday their client "did what she was asked." Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[87-Year-Old Man Killed in Car Accident Near San Francisco Zoo]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:27:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008640010_1200x675_345309251512.jpg A 87-year-old man was fatally struck by a car near the San Francisco Zoo Monday morning, police said. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Willow Glen Window Smasher Strikes Again]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:26:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/willowglen3.jpg Someone has been shattering windows in San Jose’s upscale Willow Glen neighborhood for the last few months. DiModa Salon was the most recent hit - the windows were smashed over the weekend. On Monday, the salon had its windows boarded up. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Caltrans Suspends Bay Bridge Repair Project]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:58:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BAY-BRIDGE-PLATES-PKG---00001710.jpg A Bay Bridge project caused gridlock during the Friday commute. New steel plates had people hitting the breaks on the other side of the bridge, near the Fremont Street exit. NBC Bay Area’s Christie Smith reports from San Francisco along the Embarcadero with new details on that project.

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<![CDATA[California Gas Prices Continue to Decrease: Report]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:58:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/arco_gas_prices_cheap.jpg Bay Area drivers know all too well the pain at the pump, as California typically has the highest prices in the country for gasoline. But lately, it has been a different story. NBC Bay Area's Nannette Miranda explains why.

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<![CDATA[17th Congressional District Race Intensifies]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:06:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1004-2014-Debate.jpg The 17th Congressional District race between democrats Mike Honda and Ro Khanna intensified this past week when both candidates released positive poll results. Can both be right? Can both be wrong? NBC Bay Area’s political analyst Larry Gerston is here to sort out the details. Let’s begin with the results — what are they saying?

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<![CDATA[Catholic Bishops Reject Policy Welcoming Gays into Church]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:46:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008627243_1200x675_344763459889.jpg A church split in two--Catholic bishops rejected a new policy that welcomes gays and lesbians into the church. NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith reports from San Francisco with what Bay Area religious leaders are saying about the change.

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<![CDATA[Catholic Bishops Scrap Welcome to Gays in Sign of Split]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:40:43 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP821466652607.jpg Change rejected--Catholic bishops denied Pope Francis's request of wider acceptance of gays and lesbians, at least for now. NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith reports from outside the largest gay Catholic parish in San Francisco with more details.

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<![CDATA[Kris Sanchez]]> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 18:50:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KRISsanchez1.jpg

Kris Sanchez anchors the weekend editions of Today in the Bay, NBC Bay Area’s morning news program.

Prior to joining the NBC Bay Area family, Kris anchored newscasts in El Paso, Texas, Grand Junction, Colorado, Fresno and Los Angeles.

Kris also worked for Channel One news, a current events network for middle and high school students across the nation. As a correspondent, she covered the 2000 presidential campaign and traveled to Central America for the handover of the Panama Canal and to cover humanitarian work. Kris was honored by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists for her feature, “Cesar Chavez, A Legacy of Hope.”

Kris graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with degrees in Journalism and Spanish language. As a journalist, Kris takes pleasure in being a life-long learner. She especially enjoys telling the stories of the diverse Bay Area community.

Off camera, Kris makes a lot of cupcakes and blanket forts with her two rowdy little girls. She and her husband enjoy cooking together and spending time with family, friends and their bulldog Mexi.

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<![CDATA[SJ Earthquakes to Play Final Game at Buck Shaw Stadium]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:52:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/117141268.jpg The San Jose Earthquakes soccer club will play its final home game at Buck Shaw Stadium. The season ends Saturday for the team, but next year, the team will have a brand new stadium blocks away. NBC Bay Area's Nannette Miranda reports from the Santa Clara University campus.

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<![CDATA[Ishikawa's Walk Off Special to Internment Camp Survivors]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:06:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008621323_1200x675_344521795875.jpg Travis Ishikawa will live on forever in San Francisco Giants history after his walk-off, three-run home run to clinch the National League pennant sent the team to the World Series. Peggy Bunker reports.]]> <![CDATA[San Jose Community College Chancellor Misuses Her District Credit Card]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:32:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cepeda+thumb.png The NBC Bay Area Investigative unit uncovers improper credit card use at a Community College District with a long history of questionable spending. Tony Kovaleski reports in a story that aired on October 17, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Marriott Marquis Hotel Stands Tall After Loma Prieta Earthquake]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:36:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/tlmd_san_francisco_marriott.JPG Hundreds of San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel employees bowed in prayer Friday to mark the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake. Monte Francis reports.

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<![CDATA[Jeff's Weekend Forecast]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:10:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxfrijeffwxj.jpg We're tracking a cool front that could keep a few isolated showers in the forecast into 8 AM Saturday. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri has details how much temperatures will warm when the showers clear. Plus, our next chance of rain & SF Giants World Series forecast.]]> <![CDATA[Reality Check: Ebola Dogs]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:17:08 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1017-2014-EbolaDog.jpg Two nurses who have contracted the virus -- one in Spain and the other in Dallas -- have dogs. In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock brings us the facts about canines and the Ebola virus.

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<![CDATA[25 Years Since Loma Prieta: Santa Cruz Journalist Has Photographic Memories of 1989 Quake]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:52:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/179*120/joe-quake-8.jpg The shaking hadn’t even stopped when instinct and adrenaline took over. Chip Scheuer did what he always did when things went horribly wrong: He grabbed his camera and took pictures. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.]]> <![CDATA[Apple Pay Set to Launch on Monday]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:35:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/edt-AP820563173175_4.jpg NBC Bay Area Business and Tech Reporter Scott Budman got a first look at how Apple Pay works and provides a preview in this video report.

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<![CDATA[First Responders Examine Lessons From Loma Prieta]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:36:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/marinadistrict.jpg First responders and civil engineers are still examining the lessons and the problems discovered during the Loma Prieta earthquake. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Deputies Track Burglars with "Find My iPhone" App]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:33:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1017-14-DarionSteversom.jpg A combination of old-fashioned citizen involvement and technology helped the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office bust a possible burglary ring. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[5 People Allegedly Sexually Assaulted At Frat House Near UC Berkeley]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:39:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008620060_1200x675_344380995617.jpg Five people were reportedly sexually assaulted at a fraternity house near the University of California at Berkeley last weekend, campus police said. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Caltrans Working on Expansion Joints on Bay Bridge]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:35:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BAY-BRIDGE-PLATES-PKG---00001710.jpg NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith shows why work on the new work on the Bay Bridge is necessary.]]> <![CDATA[25 Years After Loma Prieta, Focus Is On Preparedness]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:14:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/206*120/quakebridge1.JPG Twenty-five years after it rocked the Bay Area, many are reflecting on the impact of the Loma Prieta earthquake. Today in the Bay's Stephanie Chuang is in San Francisco where we're getting a live look at real shaking action and top tips on what you should do to get ready for an earthquake.]]> <![CDATA[25 Years After Loma Prieta, Focus is on Preparedness]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:54:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/marinadistrict1.jpg Twenty-five years after it rocked the Bay Area, many are reflecting on the impact of the Loma Prieta earthquake. Today in the Bay's Stephanie Chuang is in San Francisco where we're getting a live look at real shaking action and top tips on what you should do to get ready for an earthquake.

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<![CDATA[Giants Win National League Pennant, Advance to World Series]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:52:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/pennant21.jpg Travis Ishikawa hit the first homer to end an NL Championship Series, a three-run drive that sent San Francisco to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 on Thursday night. Bob Redell reports from AT&T Park.

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<![CDATA["It's a Sad Story With a Happy Ending." Couple Reflects Rebuilding After Loma Prieta Earthquake]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:52:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1016-2014-Browning.jpg It was 25 years ago when the deadly and damaging Loma Prieta Earthquake shook California. Among the billions of dollars in damage, many homes were destroyed. For some it took years to rebuild. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Giants Win NL Pennant, Advance to World Series]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:44:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/171*120/Ishikawa2.jpg The San Francisco Giants are returning to the World Series after closing out the St. Louis Cardinals in the NLCS Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Police Search in Fremont Temporarily Shuts Down I-880]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:29:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008607726_1200x675_343915587735.jpg Interstate Highway 880 was temporarliy closed in both directions at Mowry Avenue in Fremont late Friday while police searched for an armed and dangerous suspect. Kimberly Tere reports.]]> <![CDATA[Family Of Eight Criss-Crosses Country Doing Chores For Those In Need]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:20:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/murset+family+2.jpg The Murset Family has put close to 10,000 miles on their RV this year traveling across the country doing chores for people facing financial and medical hardships.]]>