<![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 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:44:25 -0700 Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:44:25 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Tonight We Investigate: Power Station Attack]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:42:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/2014-08-22_16-09-57.jpg Tonight We Investigate: Power Station Attack]]> <![CDATA[Monday We Investigate: Power Station Attack]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:36:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/2014-08-22_16-09-57.jpg Monday We Investigate: Power Station Attack]]> <![CDATA[Full Interview: Bay Area Woman Brought Back to Life]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:08:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/08222014-back-to-life.jpg A Morgan Hill woman recounts her near-death-experience to NBC Bay Area's Robert Handa.]]> <![CDATA[NBC Bay Area Takes on Ice Bucket Challenge]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:39:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/190*120/CHRISTINA23.JPG NBC Bay Area meterologist Christina Loren may have started a trend: substitute ice water for coconut water if you carry out the Ice Bucket Challenge. Find out where she did it.]]> <![CDATA[San Francisco Man Poised To Expand Decade-Long Effort To Help World's Poorest]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:42:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/komaza+4.jpg Growing up on the Peninsula, Tevis Howard was something of a science whiz kid, poised to take the biotech world by story. Then he saw something in Kenya that changed his life.]]> <![CDATA[49ers Install New, Deeper Turf at Levi's Stadium]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:06:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/08222014-levi-turf-roll-out.jpg One day after completely ripping out Levi's Stadium's beaten-up turf, crews laid down brand new sod. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[Sacramento Patient Tests Negative for Ebola: Health Officials]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:18:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_ebola.jpg Health officials said Thursday a patient who was being tested for Ebola in Sacramento has tested negative for the virus. Kris Sanchez reports on the latest.]]> <![CDATA[Ground Crews Working to Replace Field at Levi's Stadium]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:30:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/superbowl6.JPG Ground crews at Levi's Stadium are working feverishly to replace the damaged field in time for the 49ers preseason game against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Family of Man Killed by SF Police to File Lawsuit Following Rally]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:05:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/196*120/alex15.JPG The family of 28-year-old Alejandro Nieto, who was fatally shot by police officers in San Francisco's Bernal Heights Park in March, plans to file a civil rights lawsuit against the city of San Francisco on Friday afternoon following a march and rally in remembrance of Nieto. Stephanie Chuang reports from Bernal Heights Park.]]> <![CDATA[Women Make Up Nearly Half of Video Game Players: Report]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:36:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0821-2014-WomenGamers.jpg A new report from the Entertainment Software Association shows women now make up nearly half of all video game players, or "gamers." Ian Cull reports.]]> <![CDATA[ISIS a Serious Threat to Americans: Military Officials]]> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:58:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/edt-453260918.jpg A retired Green Beret with experience in Iraq says defeating ISIS will require a long-term military presence. Jean Elle reports.

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<![CDATA[Homeowner Fined for Water Conservation Efforts]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:24:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0821-2014-SanRamon-lawn.jpg A San Ramon homeowner is up in arms over being punished for her efforts to conserve during California's severe drought. Cheryl Hurd reports.

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<![CDATA[Employees Using Personal Cell Phones, Devices for Work to Get Paid Under New Law]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:08:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007962564_1200x675_320724035562.jpg NBC Bay Area's business and tech reporter Scott Budman examines a new law that will allow workers to get paid for using their own cell phones and other devices for work.]]> <![CDATA[Military Sexual Assault Bill Becomes Law]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:57:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/185*120/CA_Guard_Leader_Denies_Accusations_by_Members___NBC_Bay_Area.png Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that requires military sexual assault cases to be investigated by civilian law enforcement. This follows a series of Investigative Unit reports exposing problems with the handling of sexual assault cases in the California National Guard. Chief Investigative Reporter Tony Kovaleski reports in a story that aired on August 21, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Boater Safety Bill Passes]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:56:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/185*120/%5BNECN%5D072512_boater_4pm_NECN1500kMP4_640x416_2260513132.jpg A bill aimed at improving safety on California waterways passed the state Senate Thursday and is headed to the Governor’s desk.]]> <![CDATA[SJPD's Training Commander Leaving for Piedmont Police]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:23:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0821-2014-JeremyBowers.jpg The understaffed San Jose Police Department will soon get help after graduating its first academy of community service officers. But the welcome additions come at a time the department was dealt a devastating loss. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[Police Release Dashcam Pictures in SF Gay Activist Case]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:36:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/08212014-castro-suspect-top.jpg San Francisco Police Department have released taxi dashcam video of a person of interest in the case of the gay activist who was found brutally beaten and left for dead in San Francisco’s Castro District. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[Jeff's Forecast: Fog Clears + Dangerous Waves]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:56:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxjrthursdayjfogclears.jpg After quite a bit of fog and low clouds the past 36 hours the Bay Area is starting to clear. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri tracks our warmer Friday forecast. Plus, details on dangerous waves expected over the Weekend.]]> <![CDATA[Crews Working to Replace Levi's Stadium Field]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:46:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0821-2014-LevisTurf.jpg Ground crews at Levi's Stadium are working feverishly to replace the damaged field in time for the 49ers preseason game against the San Diego Charges on Sunday. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Friends Defend Aunt Charged in Toddler Death]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:47:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/Myanamemorial.JPG While family members are grieving the loss of a 2-year-old girl fatally struck by a car in a San Francisco crosswalk, some are also upset that her aunt has been charged in connection with the toddler's death. Nannette Miranda reports.

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<![CDATA[Two Bodies Found in Marin County Backyards: Sheriff]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:50:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/marin12.jpg The bodies of two men were found in adjacent backyards of homes in Marin County's Strawberry Manor neighborhood near Mill Valley on Wednesday evening and sheriff's deputies were trying to figure out how they died and their relationship to each other. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Willow Glen Baskin-Robbins Vandalized]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:56:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007961354_1200x675_320660547873.jpg Surveillance video from Baskin-Robbins shows a glass door being shot out early Wednesday morning, Aug. 20, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Two Bodies Found in Marin County Backyards: Sheriff]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:46:37 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007959201_1200x675_320536643697.jpg The bodies of two men were found in adjacent backyards of homes in Marin County's Strawberry Manor neighborhood on Wednesday evening and sheriff's deputies were trying to figure out how they died and their relationship to each other. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Mill Valley Homicide]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:02:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007959092_1200x675_320533059748.jpg Two men were found dead in two neighboring backyards in Mill Valley, Wednesday.]]> <![CDATA[SJ's 1st Class of "CSO" Graduates]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:59:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007958315_1200x675_320483907791.jpg The San Jose Police Department will get more help starting Thursday after the graduation of the city's first class of "Community Service Officers." Kris Sanchez reports.]]> <![CDATA[40 Displaced in 4-Alarm Oakland Blaze]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:00:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007958303_1200x675_320477251632.jpg Firefighters battled a four-alarm fire in Oakland that broke out late Wednesday and burned 10 structures and displaced about 40 adults and children. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Man Shot in San Jose, Taken to Hospital]]> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:08:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007958251_1200x675_320476227689.jpg San Jose police were called out Thursday morning after someone was shot and taken to the hospital.]]> <![CDATA[De La Salle Football Team's Storied History to Hit Big Screen]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:48:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0820-2014-DeLaSalle.jpg De La Salle had the best run in high school football history. Now, it'll be highlighted in a new movie that opens Friday. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Ice Bucket Challenge Changes Way Charities Operate]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:48:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP456444041631.jpg Stars and everyday people are getting buckets of ice water dumped on their heads and those same people are throwing out challenges to people to donate to ALS. Cheryl Hurd reports.

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<![CDATA[Safety Concerns at SF Park Where Mother Was Killed]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:25:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007952953_1200x675_320384579607.jpg Park visitors are raising concerns about safety at San Francisco's Holly Park nearly a year after a mother was run over and killed by a park and recreation worker. Jean Elle reports.]]> <![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[Oakland Freeway Ramps Reopen, Protest Continues]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:48:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007952957_1200x675_320384579648.jpg Freeway ramps in the downtown Oakland area were temporarily shut down Wednesday by a protest on city streets, according to the California Highway Patrol. Derek Shore reports.]]> <![CDATA[Body Found in Kings Canyon Identified as Missing Hiker]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:26:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/164*120/PHOTO-Gregory-Muck-with-beard.jpeg A body found Wednesday afternoon by searchers at Kings Canyon National Park has been identified as missing hiker Gregory Muck.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Muck family via Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks]]>
<![CDATA[Administrators Disciplined Over School Fight]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:49:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/0725-2014-SantaRosaHigh.jpg A Santa Rosa family is working to remove a school suspension handed down on a 16-year-old girl they say was defending herself during an attack. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Santa Rosa High Administrators Disciplined Over School Fight]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:20:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007952269_1200x675_320358979649.jpg A Santa Rosa family is working to remove a school suspension handed down on a 16-year-old girl they say was defending herself during an attack. Mark Matthews reports.]]> <![CDATA[Teddy Bears Dumped on Bay Area Freeway.]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:19:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/TEDDY3.JPG Someone lost a load of stuffed animals on the southbound side of 680 just before the 101 interchange in San Jose. It caused several cars to swerve out of the way. Fortunately, it didn't cause any accidents. The NBC Bay Area chopper caught what was left of the teddy bear spill Wednesday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[Santa Rosa High Administrators Disciplined Over School Fight Suspension]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:54:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/215*120/0725-2014-SantaRosaHigh.jpg A Santa Rosa family is working to remove a school suspension handed down on a 16-year-old girl they say was defending herself during an attack. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Sacramento Kaiser Treating Patient Possibly Exposed to Ebola Virus]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:53:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_ebola.jpg Health officials said Wednesday a patient who was being tested for Ebola in Sacramento is at low risk for the virus. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[High-Speed Gigafiber Internet Service Coming to Cupertino]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:47:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0820-2014-INTERNET.jpg Download a full-length movie in 30 seconds or download 25 songs in one second. That's some of what you'll be able to do when Gigafiber comes to Cupertino. Scott Budman reports.

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<![CDATA[Police Investigate Man's Death on Hayward Freeway]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:56:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007951255_1200x675_320327747520.jpg A man fell off an overpass onto southbound Interstate 880 south in Hayward early Wednesday morning and was fatally struck by an oncoming truck, police said. Michelle Roberts reports.]]> <![CDATA[Navy Finds More Radiation in Treasure Island Homes]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:51:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Treasure+Island+Still.png The Navy says surveyors found elevated levels of radiation in or near three residential housing units on the former naval station and nuclear decontamination training center. Vicky Nguyen continues her reporting on Treasure Island in a story that aired on August 20, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Unrest in Ferguson Prompts Rallies, Vigils in Bay Area]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:59:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0820-2014-SJrally.jpg Continuing unrest following the police shooting of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri, is prompting rallies and vigils throughout the country, including at least three today in the Bay Area. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[Missing Santa Cruz Hiker Never Returned]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:31:56 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/164*120/PHOTO-Gregory-Muck-with-beard.jpeg National Park teams are searching for a missing Santa Cruz hiker who teaches during the year at a Fremont elementary school. Marianne Favro reports.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Muck family via Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks]]>
<![CDATA[Man Fatally Struck in Hayward]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:49:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007947842_1200x675_320199747898.jpg A man fell off an overpass onto southbound Interstate 880 south in Hayward early Wednesday morning and was fatally struck by an oncoming truck, police said. Stephanie Chuang reports live from the scene.]]> <![CDATA[Drought Causing Smaller Grape Harvest For Sauvignon Blanc]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:10:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GRAPES4.jpg The drought is causing a smaller harvest this year for Ghielmetti Vineyards in Livermore, but is not impacting the quality says Steven Mirassou. Workers are hand-picking grapes for Wednesday's Sauvignon Blanc harvest that will be made into flavorful, fragrant wine.

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<![CDATA[Aunt Arrested in Connection with Death of Her 2-Year-Old Niece Struck by Car]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:11:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007946798_1200x675_320058947903.jpg An aunt now charged with felony child endangerment in the death of her 2-year-old niece, who was struck by a car in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood Friday night. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[One-on-One with New Santa Clara Co. Superintendent]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:32:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007946206_1200x675_320055363889.jpg Schools all over the Bay Area headed back to class in August. In Santa Clara County, there’s a new man in charge at the Office of Education. Bob Redell talks to Superintendent Jon Gundry about what he thinks are the big issues facing his office.]]> <![CDATA[Some Restaurants Still Confused About Law]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:46:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/REPORT+2.jpg Starting this fall, Silicon Valley restaurants will begin getting scored but until then, the only way for a customer to know what a restaurant’s inspection report looks like is to ask. Jenna Susko reports in a video that aired on Aug. 19, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Sacramento Hospital Treating Possible Ebola Virus Patient]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:26:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_ebola.jpg A patient admitted to a South Sacramento hospital may have been exposed to the Ebola virus, health officials said Tuesday. Cheryl Hurd reports.]]> <![CDATA[Mill Valley Theater Honors Robin Williams]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:35:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0819-2014-theater.jpg Mill Valley's Throckmorton Theater honored actor and comedian Robin Williams Tuesday night. Jean Elle reports.

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