<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - News as seen on ]]> Copyright 2015 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 Sat, 03 Oct 2015 20:19:43 -0700 Sat, 03 Oct 2015 20:19:43 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Students Arrested After School Shooting Plot Foiled]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 17:35:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013422811_1200x675_538082371628.jpg Four Northern California students were arrested Saturday night after a failed school shooting plot.]]> <![CDATA[Family, Friends Mourn Death of Oregon Shooting Victims]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 17:25:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013422699_1200x675_538079811968.jpg The fourth day of school had barely begun when a gunman opened fire on an Oregon community college campus Thursday, killing nine people and injuring nine others.]]> <![CDATA[Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Brings Thousands to Golden Gate Park]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 17:25:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013422771_1200x675_538079811982.jpg This weekend's Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival brings thousands to Golden Gate Park. The popular event, however, is causing heavy traffic in the area. Christie Smith reports.]]> <![CDATA[Fremont Police Search for Homicide Suspect in Brutal Slaying of Elderly Mother]]> Sat, 03 Oct 2015 17:20:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013422717_1200x675_538079811923.jpg Fremont police are searching for a homicide suspect in connection with the brutal murder of an elderly woman. Marianne Favro reports.]]> <![CDATA[SFPD Officers Build Teamwork, Trust with Tenderloin Kids on Basketball Court]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 23:32:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1002-2015-SFPDball.jpg The Salvation Army in San Francisco's Tenderloin held a neighborhood basketball tournament, with the winning team given an opportunity to play against San Francisco police officers. Jean Elle reports.

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<![CDATA[One-Third of Stanford Women Experience Sexual Misconduct: Survey]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 23:27:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/stanford-generic.jpg Sexual assaults at Stanford have been brought to the forefront after an undergraduate student survey revealed that nearly one-third of women at the university experienced some kind of sexual misconduct during their years at the school. Peggy Bunker reports.

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<![CDATA[Oregon Gunman Was Army Dropout Who Studied Mass Shooters]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 23:25:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/202*120/10-02-2015-vigil-oregon-shooting.JPG The 26-year-old gunman who opened fire on fellow students in his community college English class, killing nine people, was an Army boot camp dropout who studied mass shooters before becoming one himself. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Richmond Church Group Walks for Peace, Calls for End of Gun Violence]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 23:24:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1002-2015-RichmondPeace.jpg About a dozen people from different churches in Richmond walked the streets late Friday to call for an end to gun violence in the East Bay city. Pete Suratos reports.

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<![CDATA['The Martian' Movie Features Silicon Valley Tech]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:17:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/the-martian-DF-20584_R_rgb.jpg NBC Bay Area's Business and Tech Reporter Scott Budman shows how the new movie "The Martian" has a Silicon Valley connection.

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<![CDATA[Microloans Aimed at Helping Small SF Businesses]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 20:19:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/913302.jpg NBC Bay Area's Christie Smith examines if the microloans are helping Small San Francisco businesses.

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<![CDATA[2 Santa Clara Co. Correctional Deputies Arrested]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 18:39:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1002-2015-Jensen.jpg Two Santa Clara County correctional deputies have been arrested, the sheriff's office said Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[5 Arrested in Raids Targeting West Oakland Gangs]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 17:55:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1002-2015-OaklandGuns.jpg A multi-agency crackdown on a violent West Oakland gang early Friday resulted in the arrest of five people and the seizure of guns, drugs and cash, police said. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[College Shooting Sparks Gun Control Debate]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 18:58:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_gun_control_generic.jpg The Oregon college shooting has re-ignited the debate over gun control. Kim Yonenaka reports.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: CYC - Community Youth Center]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:51:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/173*120/cyc.jpg The mission of Community Youth Center is to empower and strengthen high-need Asian youth and their families by providing comprehensive youth development through education, employment training, advocacy, and other support services.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Sonoma Ecology Center]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:27:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/176*120/sec.jpg The mission of Sonoma Ecology Center is to work with the community to enhance and sustain ecological health in Sonoma Valley. Since 1990, they’ve worked to increase appreciation and stewardship of Sonoma Valley’s natural heritage and create measurable benefits in areas of land, water, climate change, and biodiversity.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: TeenForce]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:12:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_TEENFORCE90_1200x675_537568323945.jpg TeenForce is a social enterprise helping solve the youth employment crisis by meeting the hiring needs of business. Our self-sustaining staffing agency model offers businesses a convenient and cost-effective platform to employ enthusiastic and well prepared young workers. ]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: California Alliance of African American Educators]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:47:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_CAAAE90_1200x675_537549379767.jpg When the CAAAE was founded in 2001, it also created a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) program named after an African American scientist who helped pave the way for today's computer. The Dr. Frank S. Greene Scholars Program (GSP) has closed the opportunity gap.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Global Girl Media]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:28:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/50Fund_10_GGM_KNTV_1200x675_537537091537.jpg GlobalGirl Media is dedicated to empowering high school age girls from under-served communities around the world through media, leadership and journalistic training to have a voice in the global media universe and their own futures.]]> <![CDATA[Driver Crashes Into Primary Eyecare Optometrics in Castro Valley]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:47:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013407031_1200x675_537454659879.jpg A woman crashed her car into an optometry building in Castro Valley Friday morning and was taken to the hospital, an Alameda County fire spokeswoman said.]]> <![CDATA[Free Flight Flies World War II Vets From SFO to DC]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:57:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/208*120/vet.PNG The Honor Flight Network flew World War II veterans from SFO to Washington, DC as part of a national program. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Boys & Girls Club of the Coastside]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:24:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_B7CGG90_1200x675_537447491631.jpg The Boys & Girls Club of the Coastside is a place to go for fun, for meeting friends, for caring adult support. It is a place to learn and grow through life enhancing programs and character development experiences.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: East Bay College Fund]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:05:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_EBCF90_1200x675_537435203841.jpg East Bay College Fund aspires to involve the whole community in providing college access services, scholarships, mentoring, and support networks to assist these young people in realizing their full potential.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Community Works West]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:51:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/186*120/ccw1.jpg Community Works interrupts and heals the far-reaching impact of incarceration and violence by empowering individuals, families and communities. Community works runs programs in the jails and community, youth-led advocacy efforts, and public exhibits and performances.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Bayview-Hunters Point Foundation]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:31:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_BHPF90_1200x675_537403459739.jpg The Bayview-Hunters Point Foundation for Community Improvement is building a community that is empowered, clean, safe and healthy through providing health, social and human services and being a responsible voice for the community.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Canal Family Support]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 11:02:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_CANAL90_1200x675_537386051560.jpg The Canal Family Support Services' Kids Club provides educational assistance and enrichment activities that support the cultural, physical and social development of youth in San Rafael’s Canal District.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Los Cenzontles]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:34:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_LosCenzontles90_1200x675_537373251786.jpg Los Cenzontles is a band, a nonprofit organization, a music academy, a community space for youth and families, and a hub for Latino artists – all working together to amplify our Mexican roots here in the Bay Area and beyond.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: Fairyland]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:16:11 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/211*120/Picture111.jpg This whimsical 10-acre park is a magical fantasy world is where young children can create, imagine, play, and learn all day long, located on the shores of Lake Merritt in Oakland, California. Find out how the Super Bowl 50 Fund's contribution will help this historical Northern California gem.]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: CoachArt]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 09:33:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/210*120/coachart11.jpg CoachArt creates a transformative arts and athletics community for families impacted by childhood chronic illness. Watch Kristofer's story about how CoachArt has given him the tools to not let his illness hold him back.]]> <![CDATA[Kari Hall's Friday forecast]]> Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:00:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/frid_1200x675_537183811743.jpg Warmer air moves in today with a chance of showers this weekend.]]> <![CDATA[Caltrans Gets Final Approval to Implode Largest Pier of Old Bay Bridge]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:33:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1001-2015-PierImplosion.jpg Caltrans has secured the final of several permits necessary to demolish the largest pier of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge using nearly 400 small explosives, a Bay Bridge spokeswoman said Thursday. Jean Elle reports.]]> <![CDATA[Kris Sanchez]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:42:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Kris-Sanchez-2015v2.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[Gunman Opens Fire at Oregon College]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:28:59 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP_957169132808.jpg A gunman opened fire inside a classroom at a rural Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least nine people before dying in a shootout with police, authorities said. One survivor said he demanded his victims state their religion before he started shooting. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Teen Son Arrested in Death of Benicia Family]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:27:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0924-2015-BeniciaFamily.jpg A Benicia high school student has been arrested on suspicion of murdering three members of his family, officials said. Pete Suratos reports.]]> <![CDATA[Deal for New Apple Campus in Sunnyvale Nears Completion: Source]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 23:24:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013399409_1200x675_537044035972.jpg A source from the City of Sunnyvale tells NBC Bay Area that a deal is almost complete to build a new Apple campus. Peggy Bunker reports.]]> <![CDATA[Second-Grader, Family, Create Board Game To Teach Basics Of Coding]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:57:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/coder+bunnyz+3.jpg Samaira Metha says she wanted to combine her three favorite things: board games, bunnies, and learning coding. Coder Bunnyz is what she and her family came up with.]]> <![CDATA[Emotional Jeremy Affeldt Discusses Retirement]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:35:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013397633_1200x675_536947779517.jpg Giants relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt gets choked up discussing his retirement.]]> <![CDATA[Eccentric Marin County Builder Faces Possible Receivership After Building Without Permits at the 'Last Resort']]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:16:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/david+and+boat.jpg David Lee Hoffman just can’t stop tinkering. Even after more than four decades. Years after it landed him squarely in the sights of Marin County planning officials. Even after racking up more than $350,000 in fines. The West Marin property owner is still building. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.

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<![CDATA[Menlo Park Company Aims for 'Precision Medicine']]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:23:50 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1001-2015-SequelMachine.jpg NBC Bay Area's Business and Tech Reporter Scott Budman takes us inside a Bay Area lab and shows us the machine that sent stock prices soaring.

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<![CDATA[Tightening the Earthquake Safety Rules for Private Schools]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:24:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1001-2015-ClassroomGeneric.jpg Public schools are highly regulated for earthquake safety, but private schools are not - except in San Francisco, the first and only city in California to require private school seismic evaluations. Jessica Aguirre reports.

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<![CDATA[Severe Drought to Blame for Hundreds of Dead Trees in Peninsula]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:13:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1001-2015-Tree.jpg California's severe drought is killing trees on the Peninsula at an alarming rate. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[10 Fatally Shot at Oregon Campus]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:35:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013396329_1200x675_536893507921.jpg Ten people were killed and other were wounded before the gunman was killed in gunfire exchange with law enforcement at Umpqua Community College in Oregon on Thursday, officials said.]]> <![CDATA[Teen Son Arrested in Death of Benicia Family]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:34:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0924-2015-BeniciaFamily.jpg A teenage son has been arrested in connection with the deaths of a Benicia family, whose remains were found in a burned El Dorado County cabin.]]> <![CDATA[Black Women Kicked Off Napa Valley Wine Train File $11M Suit]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:31:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/TLMD-demanda-napa-valley-train.jpg The group of mostly black women who were booted off the popular Napa Valley Wine Train for being too loud filed a $11 million lawsuit Thursday against the Wine Train alleging racial discrimination. Kim Yonenaka reports.

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<![CDATA[8 Correctional Deputies On Leave Following Inmate Death]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:26:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/208*120/jail8.jpg Five more Santa Clara County sheriff's correctional deputies have been placed on leave following an inmate's alleged beating death, bringing the total to eight, a sheriff's sergeant confirmed. Chuck Coppola reports.

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<![CDATA[How to Rescan Your TV]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 15:10:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rescan-image.jpg Step by step instructions on how to rescan the channels on your TV]]> <![CDATA[Playmaker Grant Program: CoachArt]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 13:35:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/NBC_Coachart90_1200x675_536687171645.jpg CoachArt proud to participate in the SB50 Fund]]> <![CDATA[Mission Neighborhood Centers on Comunidad Del Valle]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:30:39 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013389728_1200x675_536520259745.jpg MNC appreard on NBC's Comunidad Del Valle]]> <![CDATA[11 Women Kicked Off Napa Valley Wine Train File $11M Racial Discrimination Suit]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 13:08:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013392059_1200x675_536562755863.jpg The group of mostly black women who were booted off the popular Napa Valley Wine Train for being too loud filed a $11 million lawsuit Thursday against the Wine Train alleging racial discrimination. Kim Yonenaka reports.]]> <![CDATA[Alum Rock Union School District on Comunidad Del Valle]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 11:45:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013389782_1200x675_536527939767.jpg The Alum Rock Union School District appeared on NBC's Comunidad Del Valle]]> <![CDATA[Bitten By a Macaw? Health Providers Now Have a Code to Bill Insurance For the Bite]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 11:48:18 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000013391049_1200x675_536554051755.jpg Bitten by a macaw? Health providers now have a code to bill insurance for the bite. New government-mandated ICD-10 codes used to describe diseases and hospital procedures in the billing process formally launched on Thursday. Bob Redell reports.]]>