<![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, 25 Nov 2014 19:08:50 -0800 Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:08:50 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Water Taxi Business Growing on San Francisco Waterfront]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:05:39 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009294634_1200x675_363739715656.jpg Since the company’s launch in September of 2012, he’s seen the business steadily grow. The trips of passengers plunking down roughly $50 a head, quickly outgrew the six-foot boat he’d been using, forcing the upgrade. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.]]> <![CDATA[Ferguson-Related Protests Hit Oakland For Second Consecutive Night]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:43:18 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1125-2014-Protest1.jpg Oakland police said Tuesday that 39 people have been arrested for a variety of crimes during a protest on Monday night following a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson for the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[2 Bay Area Assemblyman Propose Legislation to Prevent Sidewalk Fees on Golden Gate Bridge]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:41:22 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_golden_gate_portada.jpg Two Bay Area state assemblymen said they plan to introduce legislation to prevent the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District from charging pedestrians and bicyclists a fee to access the bridge's sidewalk. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Security Breaches Spark Call for New Credit Card Technology]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:47:32 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/credit+cards+generic.jpg San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon is urging business owners to adopt a new credit card technology that inclues a microchip and pin number for each card. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Union Questions USPS Emergency Policy]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:25:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009294567_1200x675_363724867873.jpg The American Postal Workers union sent a letter to USPS questioning an emergency policy that prevents most postal service employees from dialing 911 in an emergency. Vicky Nguyen reports in a story that aired on November 25 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Jeff's Forecast: Holiday Travel + 2 Bay Area Storms]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:41:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wx2stormsjrwx.jpg With Thanksgiving just around the corner the weather forecast is usually top of mind for any travelers. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri tracks where the biggest trouble is expected. Plus, details on 2 developing storms that could bring rain, wind and thunderstorms.]]> <![CDATA["Sanctuary for Immigrants Comes Back to the Bay Area]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:02:13 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/St-johns-logo.jpg After a spike of immigration from Central America, the "Sanctuary" Movement is coming back to the Bay Area churches that helped to start it. Stephen Stock reports in a story that aired on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Oakland Braces for More Ferguson-Related Protests]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:34:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1125-2014-Protest1.jpg Oakland police on Tuesday said they were fully staffed with mutual aid on deck as the city braced for more Ferguson-related protests. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[Santa Clara Valley Water District May Extend Conservation Measures]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:37:49 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Drought-generic-water-plant.jpg In February, the Santa Clara Valley Water District Board requested people cut back water use by 20 percent -- a call for conservation that was supposed to end in December. But it has been so dry that the board is now considering extending conservation measures through June 2015. Marianne Favro reports.

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<![CDATA[Fedex Special]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:15:21 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/screenshot.png Fedex Special]]> <![CDATA[Major crashes that went unreported to the DOT]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:08:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/screenshot1.png Major crashes that went unreported to the DOT]]> <![CDATA[Presentation High Students Deliver 1,151 Turkeys to Sacred Heart]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:26:52 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N11A+SACRED+HEART+TURKEYS+raw+hd+-+19384908.jpg More than one thousand families have some San Jose high school students to thank for Thanksgiving meals.]]> <![CDATA[RAW: San Jose Airport Surveillance Video of Trespassing Arrest]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:33:13 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/zaragoza2.jpg Miguel Zaragoza was arrested on Nov. 23 at San Jose's airport on charges of trespassing and possessing a stolen vehicle. San Jose airport provided some surveillance video.

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<![CDATA[World's Largest Gathering of Santa's Elves]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:03:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009288987_1200x675_363521091659.jpg Over 1,700 people outside a Bangkok mall set a world record for largest gathering of Santa's elves.]]> <![CDATA[Google's Latest: A Spoon That Steadies Tremors]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:35:22 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/spoon1_thumb.jpg Google backs high-tech spoon that uses hundreds of algorithms to help people with tremors and Parkinson's disease eat without spilling.

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<![CDATA[40 Arrested in Oakland For Hurling Bottles, Shattering Windows, Setting Fires Following Ferguson Protests in Downtown Oakland]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:36:05 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/diein.jpg Mayor Jean Quan said early Tuesday that 40 people were arrested for hurling bottles, breaking windows and setting small fires during protests, though no serious injuries were reported in Oakland following the Ferguson decision. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[Cleaning Up After Ferguson Protests in Downtown Oakland]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:43:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/outrage__125576.jpg Contractors began boarding up vandalized storefronts on Tuesday, the morning after about 1,000 protesters crowded downtown Oakland to voice their outrage after a white Ferguson police officer was not indicted for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[San Francisco Church Holds Peaceful Dialogue Over Ferguson Decision]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:33:07 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-SFGlide.jpg While people took to the streets to react to the Ferguson decision, Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco provided a more peaceful way for people to let out their frustration. Nannette Miranda reports.]]> <![CDATA[Protesters March in Oakland, Block Freeway]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 23:31:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-FergusonOakland16.jpg Hundreds of protesters marched through downtown Oakland late Monday after it was announced a Missouri grand jury decided there will be no indictment for a Ferguson cop who fatally shot Michael Brown. Terry McSweeney reports.]]> <![CDATA[Protesters Rally in Oakland Over Ferguson Decision]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:43:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-FergusonOakland.jpg Protesters marched in downtown Oakland late Monday after it was announced a Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown will not be indicted. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Sunny Tuesday + Jeff Tracks 2 Storms]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:03:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/jnewstormjrwx.jpg Dry offshore wind will help to bring plenty of sunshine Tuesday. As Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri explains these sunny conditions won't last too long with 2 storms expected to impact the Bay Area by the upcoming Weekend.]]> <![CDATA[Oakland Braces for Possible Ferguson-Related Protest]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:43:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-OaklandFerguson.jpg Business owners in downtown Oakland are busy bringing in their belonging and boarding up, preparing for what could be a rowdy night in Oakland following the Grand Jury's decision in the Michael Brown case. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[Copper Wire Thieves Targeting San Jose Street Lights]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:45:08 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-SJCopper.jpg San Jose city officials are working to address the growing problem of thieves targeting streetlights as a source of copper wire. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Meetings to Help Undocumented Workers Prepare for Federal Immigration Policy]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:44:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009264703_1200x675_363192387511.jpg There are a number of community meetings going on in the Bay Area to help an estimated 1.1 million undocumented workers prepare for the upcoming challenge in federal immigration policy. Robert Handa reports.]]> <![CDATA[Isabel Allende Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:50:38 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009263676_1200x675_363171907583.jpg Bay Area author Isabel Allende receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom.]]> <![CDATA[Best Buy Die-Hards Line Up a Week Early For Black Friday Sales]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:44:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/blackfriday9.jpg The turkey isn't even in the oven yet, and still, a few folks are lining up for the best Black Friday sales at the end of the week. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Security Breach at SJ Airport Raises Concerns During Holiday Travel Season]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:36:57 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Zaragoza1.jpg San Jose police are investigating a security breach at San Jose airport Sunday - the third since April at this airport - and have arrested a suspect on charges of trespassing and stealing a maintenance worker's vehicle. Marianne Favro reports.

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<![CDATA[Oakland Business Owners Brace For Possible Ferguson Decision Protest]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:28:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-OaklandFerguson.jpg Business owners in downtown Oakland are busy bringing in their belonging and boarding up, preparing for what could be a rowdy night in Oakland following the Grand Jury's decision in the Michael Brown case. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Leaders, NAACP Meet to Discuss Ferguson Grand Jury Decision]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:43:48 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1124-2014-NAACP-SFMtg.jpg Members of the NAACP meet with San Francisco supervisors and representatives of Mayor Ed Lee's office to talk about reaction to the Furguson Grand Jury decision and the shooting that led to it. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Two Armed Men Sought in Cupertino Home Invasion: Santa Clara County Sheriff]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:05:21 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009252178_1200x675_363029059860.jpg Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputies investigated a home invasion Monday morning in an upscale part of Cupertino where a family reported that two masked men broke into their house and stole undisclosed property. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Kris Sanchez]]> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 17:50:57 -0800 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[President Obama in Las Vegas to Announce Signing of Historic Immigration Law]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:15:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009247914_1200x675_362902595521.jpg President Obama signs Presidential Memorandums to help some undocumented immigrants]]> <![CDATA[President Obama in Las Vegas to Aannounce Signing of Historic Immigration Law]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:35:35 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009247914_1200x675_362866755506.jpg President Obama signs Presidential Memorandums to help some undocumented immigrants]]> <![CDATA[Two Armed Men Sought in Cupertino Home Invasion: Santa Clara County Sheriff]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:14:59 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cupertino4.jpg Santa Clara County Sheriff's deputies investigated a home invasion Monday morning in an upscale part of Cupertino. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[Security Breach at San Jose Airport; Suspect in Custody: Police]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:07:53 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Zaragoza1.jpg San Jose police are investigating a security breach at San Jose airport Sunday - the third since April at this airport - and have arrested a suspect on charges of trespassing and stealing a maintenance worker's vehicle. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[University of California Students Plan Walkout Over Tuition Hike]]> Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:09:32 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009247263_1200x675_362857027661.jpg University of California student activists planned a walkout at noon on Monday as they continue to make their opposition against tuition hikes known. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Gov. Jerry Brown, Regents Clash Over UC Fee Hikes]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:22:02 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/govbrown_regents_meeting.jpg Gov. Jerry Brown suffered a rare political defeat when the University of California regents voted overwhelmingly to increase student fees by as much as 28 percent over the next five years. NBC Bay Area Political Analyst Larry Gerston discusses the politics and impact of this clash between the governor and the regents.

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<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area's Holiday Food Drive Nets 17,000 Bags]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:34:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/B3FTIM7CIAAuPKr.jpg+large.jpg Saturday marked the start of NBC Bay Area's and Safeway's big holiday food drive, where anchors, reporters, and volunteers spent the day collecting food donations. Nannette Miranda reports from the Safeway at Rivermark Plaza in Santa Clara.

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<![CDATA[Masses Resume at Holy Cross Church in SJ After Fire]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:27:51 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/holy_cross_masses.jpg A fire destroyed their church, but it didn't take away their faith. Tonight, nearly a week after flames ripped through historic Holy Cross Church in San Jose, a full mass was held in the parish hall. NBC Bay Area's Marianne Favro reports from outside the hall with more.

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<![CDATA[Attempted Child Assault at San Francisco Park: Police]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:15:01 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/park_assault_sf.jpg San Francisco police are investigating an attempted assault on a 7-year-old child at Lafayette Park, possibly inside the park's bathroom. NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith reports.

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<![CDATA[Farmers Spray Pesticides Near Schools]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:51:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/pesticide+drift+pic.jpg Most California counties don't require farmers and growers to tell schools about potentially dangerous chemicals used in their pesticide spray. Jenna Susko reports in a video that aired on Nov. 21, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Company Unveils Electronically-Powered Skates]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:47:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1121-2014-RocketSkates.jpg Forget walking or rollerblading -- how about rocket skating? Acton, a Southern California company, has developed electronically-powered skates, with no pushing required. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Window Washer Survives 11-Story Fall From Building in San Francisco's Financial District]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:37:08 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/window-wash-2.jpg A window washer fell screaming about 11 stories from the top of the Sterling Bank and Trust building in San Francisco Friday, landing on a car in the middle of a busy street, police and witnesses said. Cheryl Hurd reports.]]> <![CDATA[Labor Leaders Say Obama's Immigration Order Will Help Everyone]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 23:33:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/459316502.jpg NBC Bay Area's Peggy Bunker examines how President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration will impact the labor force.

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<![CDATA[San Jose Woman Running From New York To Bay Area To Support Navy SEALs]]> Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:46:33 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/christina+runs+america+3+hashtap.jpg Christina Lee began her run thinking of all the Navy SEALs who serve our country. She is finishing focusing on one in particular.]]> <![CDATA[Chefs Prep Dishes For "Help Us End Hunger Now" Holiday Food Drive]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:09:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/1121-2014-ChefDish.jpg Two Bay Area chefs show the types of dishes that can be made using contents from the holiday donations bag. Janelle Wang reports.

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<![CDATA[Inmates Released Under Proposition 47 See "Freedom Fridays" in Contra Costa County]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:13:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1121-2014-DonyellGreen.jpg Hundreds of inmates across the Bay Area have been set free under voter-approved Proposition 47. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[How Will Republicans Respond to Obama's Immigration Policy?]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:02:52 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_barack_obama_accion_ejecutiva.jpg NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston examines President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration and how Republicans still plan to fight him.

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<![CDATA[Window Washer Survives 11-Story Fall From SF Building]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:41:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/window-wash-2.jpg A window washer fell screaming about 11 stories from the top of the Sterling Bank and Trust building in San Francisco Friday, landing on a car in the middle of a busy street, police and witnesses said. Mark Matthews reports.]]> <![CDATA[Holiday Travel Season Kicks Off]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:40:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000009194939_1200x675_362031683657.jpg Bad weather on the East Coast may delay travel plans here in the Bay Area. Scott Budman reports.]]>