<![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 Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:34:24 -0700 Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:34:24 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Unused Flu Vaccines Cost CA $1M Each Year]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:40:44 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Flu+Vaccine1.jpg The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit reviewed vaccine usage data from CDPH for the past six flu seasons (2008-2009 to 2013-2014). During that time, a total of 528,219 vaccines went unused. Vicky Nguyen reports in a video that first aired on Oct. 31, 2014.]]> <![CDATA[Halloween Brings Big Business to South Bay]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:37:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1031-2014-SanPedroSquareHalloween.jpg NBC Bay Area's Cheryl Hurd shows the economic boom Halloween brings to downtown San Jose.

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<![CDATA[Giants Fans Turn Out in Droves for Victory Parade]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:23:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP701784060519.jpg Half a million fans attended Friday's Giants World Series victory parade. NBC Bay Area's Jean Elle shows the issues commuters encountered after the event.

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<![CDATA[Microchip Alerts Dispatchers When Deputies Draw, Fire Gun in Real Time]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:25:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1031-2014-GunChip.jpg Seconds matter for law enforcement. In a situation, seconds could be the difference between life and death. It’s those seconds the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office is concerned about. Sheriff Phil Wowak is having his deputies test new technology from Capitola start-up Yardarm Technologies. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley Honors San Mateo Family]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:28:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1031-2014-Familia.jpg Community service at the core of San Mateo family honored by Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[Giants Victory Parade (Part 5)]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:40:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/20141031_131459.jpg NBC Bay Area coverage of the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series Victory Parade. (Part 5)]]> <![CDATA[Jeff's Forecast: Saturday Thunderstorm Chance]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:46:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/jrrainstats.jpg A storm pushed over the Bay Area and produced the most San Jose rainfall in 245 days. As Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri explains there's another round of rain left that could spread a few thunderstorms into Saturday. Plus, details on a much drier Sunday forecast.]]> <![CDATA[Giants Victory Parade (Part 4)]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:44:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/snap4.jpg NBC Bay Area coverage of the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series Victory Parade. (Part 1)]]> <![CDATA[Giants Celebrate, Take In World Series Victory Parade]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:36:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008801141_1200x675_350778947591.jpg The wet weather didn't stop fans and San Francisco from celebrating the Giants third World Series title in five years. Terry McSweeney and Mark Matthews report.]]> <![CDATA[Giants Victory Parade (Part 3)]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:40:35 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/snap3.jpg NBC Bay Area coverage of the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series Victory Parade. (Part 3)]]> <![CDATA[Longtime Giants Fans Rejoice Team's World Series Success]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:32:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008801182_1200x675_350778947588.jpg Many longtime Giants fans who attended the World Series victory parade on Friday say the team has come a long way. Damian Trujillo reports.]]> <![CDATA[CHP Officer Charged With Stealing Pics]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:32:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008801163_1200x675_350777923850.jpg A California Highway Patrol officer is facing felony charges for allegedly stealing explicit photos from the phones of women he arrested. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Giants Victory Parade (Part 2)]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:32:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/snap2.jpg NBC Bay Area coverage of the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series Victory Parade. (Part 2)]]> <![CDATA[Giants Victory Parade (Part 1)]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:30:02 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/AP102717996749.jpg NBC Bay Area coverage of the San Francisco Giants 2014 World Series Victory Parade. (Part 1)

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<![CDATA[Giants Players Celebrate, Take In World Series Victory Parade]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:06:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WEB_6P_PARADEWRAP_13574352_1200x675_350772291931.jpg The wet weather didn't stop fans and San Francisco from celebrating the Giants World Series victory. Terry McSweeney and Mark Matthews report.]]> <![CDATA[1 Pilot Killed, 1 Injured in SpaceshipTwo Crash in Mojave Desert]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:58:10 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WEB_6B_SB_SPACE_13574409_1200x675_350773315869.jpg Once crew member was killed and another suffered a "major injury" after Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane, designed for suborbital commercial flights above the Earth, went down Friday during a test flight over the Mojave Desert in Southern California, Scott Budman reports.]]> <![CDATA[Giants Fans Turn Out in Droves for Victory Parade]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:54:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP71290219116.jpg The San Francisco World Series Victory parade kicked off officially a little after noon Friday with loud cheers, confetti, marching bands and the Giants themselves, sending tens of thousands of fans lined up on Market Street into giddy fits of excitement. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[CHP Officer Charged With Stealing Pics]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:47:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/N6P-CHP-NUDE-PHOTOS-PKG---00011104.jpg A California Highway Patrol officer is facing felony charges for allegedly stealing explicit photos from the phones of women he arrested. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[Longtime Giants Fans Rejoice Team's World Series Success]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:48:45 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP381782814728.jpg Many longtime Giants fans who attended Friday's World Series victory parade said the team has come a long way. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[2 Injured in Walnut Creek Apartment Blast, Fire]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:31:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Explosion+Damage+3.jpg An explosion, fire and "multiple injuries" were reported at a four-unit apartment building in Walnut Creek Friday morning, sending crews to battle flames and two people to the hospital in critical condition. Christie Smith reports.]]> <![CDATA[Bay Area Residents Welcome Wet Weather]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:35:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1031-2014-rain.jpg Many Bay Area locals were happy to see rain on Friday. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[World Series 2014 Celebration: Hunter Pence]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:43:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1031-2014-HunterPence.jpg San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence addresses the crowd during the 2014 World Series victory ceremony.

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<![CDATA[World Series 2014 Celebration: Bruce Bochy]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:52:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008800119_1200x675_350736451695.jpg Bruce Bochy addresses the crowd gathered in front of San Francisco City Hall, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.]]> <![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["It Was an Incredible Explosion," Neighbor Says of Walnut Creek Apartment Explosion, Fire]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:46:31 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/jodi-walnut-1.jpg Bob Grossman of Walnut Creek said there was a "huge explosion" Friday at an apartment building. He and others rescued an elderly woman from the debris. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[2 Injured in Explosion, Fire at Walnut Creek Apartment]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:29:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/161*120/walnut-blast-2.jpg An explosion, fire and injuries were reported at a four-unit apartment building in Walnut Creek. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Giants Floats – Including One Home Run Float - Almost Ready for Parade]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:48:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008793328_1200x675_350463043557.jpg Giants floats are getting final touches for the World Series Parade. Nannette Miranda reports.]]> <![CDATA[Jeff's Rain Forecast: World Series Parade + Halloween]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:04:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxjhallwnstormjrwx.jpg A storm will sweep across the Bay Area Friday producing areas of rain that will impact both the World Series and Halloween. As Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri explains there's the potential for heavier rain, thunderstorms and even Sierra snow.]]> <![CDATA[Shuddle Ride-Sharing Service Launches in Bay Area]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:58:47 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1030-2014-shuddle.jpg The Bay Area is now hom to a new service like Uber and Lyft -- but for kids. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to Be Gay"]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:38:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/455724848.jpg Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke out publicly about his sexuality in an op-ed for Bloomberg Businessweek, saying, "I'm proud to be gay" and that he hoped to inspire others. Cheryl Hurd reports.

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<![CDATA[1 Million Fans Expected to Attend World Series Parade]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:42:32 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1030-2014-GiantsFloat.jpg An expected one million Giants fans will storm San Francisco Friday for a World Series victory parade. Jean Elle and Jeff Ranieri report.

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<![CDATA[Planned Alum Rock BART Station in Limbo]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:40:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/188*120/Bart_bart.jpg The Alum Rock neighborhood is scheduled to get a BART station and urban center as part of "Phase 2" in the BART-to-San Jose project, but now the idea is in limbo, and residents are furious. Peggy Bunker reports.

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<![CDATA[From Contraband To Contributions: Prosecutor Donates Confiscated Cell Phones To Domestic Violence Shelter]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:59:28 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cell+phone+donation+2.jpg The latest batch of 200 phones donated to Nextdoor Solutions To Domestic Violence were made up primarily of cell phones confiscated from prisoners at Chuckawalla Valley State Prison]]> <![CDATA[Proposition 1 Aims to Revitalize California Water System]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:29:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1030-2014-aqueduct.jpg If approved, Proposition 1 would dump $7.5 billion into water system improvements in California, including the addition of several new dams and reservoirs. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.

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<![CDATA[Jeff Tracks Halloween Storm Timeline]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:43:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxfristormhall.jpg A developing storm will bring areas of rain across the Bay Area by Halloween that will impact the World Series Parade as well. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri tracks the storm timeline and how much we could pick up by Saturday. Plus, details on isolated thunderstorms.]]> <![CDATA[World Series Parade + Rain Forecast]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:37:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxworldseriesjwxj.jpg Not exactly perfect timing as our developing storm will arrive on the same days as the World Series Parade. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri pinpoints when the weather is expected to be the wettest. Plus, details on colder temperatures.]]> <![CDATA[Nurses Plan to Strike Over "Lack of Ebola Protections" at Hospitals]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:35:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1030-2014-EbolaStrike.jpg National Nurses United, fed up with what they call a lack of Ebola protections at hospitals across the country, plan to hold a day of action on Nov. 12. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[Planned Alum Rock BART Station in Limbo]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:41:51 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tlmd_bart1.jpg The Alum Rock neighborhood is scheduled to get a BART station and urban center as part of "Phase 2" in the BART-to-San Jose project, but now the idea is in limbo, and residents are furious. Damian Trujillo reports.

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<![CDATA[40 Arrested During Giants Victory Celebrations: Police]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:29:53 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP227261829750.jpg The celebration in San Francisco's streets following the Giants' World Series victory started off peaceful but quickly turned raucous and violent, as revelers vandalized police cars and businesses and pelted officers with bottles. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Apple CEO Tim Cook: "I'm Proud to Be Gay"]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:39:33 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/455724848.jpg Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke out publicly about his sexuality in an op-ed for Bloomberg Businessweek, saying, "I'm proud to be gay" and that he hoped to inspire others. Scott Budman reports.

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<![CDATA[Doctor Who Returned From Africa Under Modified Quarantine]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:24:30 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Colin-Bucks.jpg A Stanford doctor who recently treated Ebola patients in West Africa has placed himself in quarantine inside his Redwood City home. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[No Time Off: SF Beefs Up Staff for Parade, Halloween]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:31:49 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/1030-2014-SFGParade.jpg San Francisco prepares for the Giants World Series victory parade for Friday. Christie Smith reports.

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<![CDATA[LA Familia Award Recipients]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:58:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008770317_1200x675_349942851768.jpg The Guzman family out of Redwood City wins the annual "La Familia" Award frm the Hispanic Foundation of SIlicon Valley]]> <![CDATA[Breakthrough Silicon Valley on Comunidad Del Valle]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:22:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008777909_1200x675_349925955770.jpg Breakthrough Silicon Valley helps kids get on the college track. They discuss how on NBC and Telemundo]]> <![CDATA[RAW: Giants Players Return Home After Winning World Series]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:41:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/MadBum1.jpg Giants players return home with cheers by media and fans early Thursday morning, after winning the World Series.

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<![CDATA[Visual Artist Cristina Velazquez on Comunidad Del Valle]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:12:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008777931_1200x675_349922883777.jpg Cristina Velazquez displays some of her artwork as an Artist in Residence at the Palo Alto Art Center]]> <![CDATA[World Series Champions Arrive Back Home with Trophy]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:30:40 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/larrybaer2.jpg The Giants arrive back home early Thursday morning, after winning the World Series. Bob Redell gets a first-hand look at the Champion Trophy with an interview with Larry Baer. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[Crews Set Up for World Series Parade]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:28:43 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP227125776284.jpg Crews set up for the World Series Parade in San Francisco scheduled at noon on Friday. Nannette Miranda reports.

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<![CDATA[San Francisco Giants Fans Celebrate in Kansas City]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:48:14 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/458072286_8.jpg San Francisco Giants fans celebrate after their team defeated the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series. Janelle Wang reports live from Kansas City.

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<![CDATA[Fans Flock to Stores for Giants World Series Merchandise]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:33:46 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000008771392_1200x675_349781571685.jpg Fans flocked to stores to purchase Giants shirts and other merchandise after the team captured the 2014 World Series title.]]>