<![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, 25 Jul 2014 00:09:59 -0700 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:09:59 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Satellite Image Search For Missing Plane Lead By San Jose Teenager]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:42:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/plane+crash+search+3.jpg When a plane carrying five members of a San Jose family crashed in December, more than 2,000 people joined a Facebook group to help scour satellite images for signs of where the plane went down. Very few of those people realized their leader was a seventeen-year-old girl.]]> <![CDATA[Mill Valley Woman A Winner At National Special Olympics, A Role Model Back Home]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:01:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/mill+valley+special+olympian+5.jpg What did Kim Chandler do after winning three swimming medals at the Special Olympics' USA Games? Kept winning, of course.]]> <![CDATA[Legislation Put Forward to Protect Passenger Jets with Military Technology]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:52:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007625420_1200x675_312275523678.jpg NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman takes a first look at what could be the future of flight safety.]]> <![CDATA[Was Man Killed By Sunnyvale Police a Serial Killer?]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:58:13 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/06-05-2014-griggs.jpg Police are trying to determine if a man shot and killed by officers inside a Sunnyvale home last month was a serial killer. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[SF Meets with USOC About 2024 Olympic Games]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:39:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-23-2014-sf-olympics.jpg Leaders from the four U.S. cities in the running to bid for the 2024 Summer Games will meet with U.S. Olympic Committee leadership Friday in the first gathering to include representatives from all the major interested parties. Mark Matthews reports.]]> <![CDATA[San Jose Cops Accused of Excessive Force, Beating Teacher]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:41:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0724-2014-SJ-excess.jpg A San Diego teacher has filed a complaint against the San Jose Police Department and claims cops used excessive force on him during an incident at San Jose State University. Damian Trujillo reports.]]> <![CDATA[Ex-SFSU Professor Accused of Filming Students in Bathroom]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:43:58 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-24-2014-landis.jpg A former San Francisco State University professor is accused of filming students while they used the bathroom at his home, according to the San Francisco District Attorney's Office. Christie Smith reports.]]> <![CDATA[Hot Friday As Jeff Tracks 103 Degree Heat]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:50:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/wxjheatonhotj.jpg While temperatures heated up Thursday, there's even hotter weather on the way Friday. Chief Meteorologist Jeff Ranieri tracks where temperatures will reach dangerous levels and could hit as high as 103 degrees. Plus, details on what this means for your Weekend.]]> <![CDATA[Popular East Bay Lakes Shut Down Due to Toxic Algae, Bacteria]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:56:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-24-2014-bad-water.jpg Shadow Cliffs in Pleasanton currently has high levels of bacteria and Lake Temescal is battling a bloom of algae that comes with some serious symptoms. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Was Man Killed By Sunnyvale Police a Serial Killer?]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:24:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007624785_1200x675_312255555890.jpg Police are trying to determine if a man shot and killed by officers inside a Sunnyvale home last month was a serial killer. Michelle Roberts reports.]]> <![CDATA[Lake Tahoe Bears Cubs]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:24:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/tahoe3.JPG Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care in South Lake Tahoe now has eight new bear cubs in addition to baby bear Tahoe, who first made news when he mysteriously showed up one night in April. Here's raw video of the bears playing in their new home.

Photo Credit: Riya Bhattacharjee]]>
<![CDATA[SJPD: Driver Ran Red Light, Causing Crash, Tried to Flee]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:32:06 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007621903_1200x675_312147523641.jpg San Jose police say the driver who caused a crash at the intersection of Cottle Road and Hospital Parkway tried to make a run for it. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Will San Francisco Land the 2024 Olympics?]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:07:05 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-23-2014-sf-olympics.jpg The USOC has asked teams from Los Angeles, Boston, Washington and San Francisco to send up to four people each for what it is billing as a low-key informative session about the finances and other details about bidding for the 2024 Olympics. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Firefighters Quickly Bring 2-Alarm Fire at San Jose School Under Control]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:14:27 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/SJFIRE10.JPG Firefighters have brought a 2-alarm fire at a San Jose school under control Thursday morning. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[Alleged Copper Thief Dies After Being Electrocuted in Oakland]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:48:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007621293_1200x675_312110147665.jpg An alleged copper thief died after he was electrocuted in West Oakland on Wednesday night, police said. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[New Meters Allows Palo Alto Residents to Track Water Usage]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:30:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0723-2014-PaloAlto-meter.jpg Palo Alto Utilities is working to make it easier for customers to track their water usage thanks to a pilot program testing a new advanced metered device. Ian Cull reports.

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<![CDATA[California Leaders to Crack Down on Hit-and-Runs]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:25:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/214*120/Motorcycle+Crash.png Los Angeles and California officials are teaming up to crack down on what some have called an "epidemic" of hit-and-run crashes. Cheryl Hurd reports.]]> <![CDATA[Hidden, Loaded Shotgun Found by Kids at Santa Rosa Elementary School]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:26:26 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0723-2014-LincolnElem.jpg A hidden shotgun was found by kids at a Santa Rosa elementary school. Jean Elle reports.

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<![CDATA[Reality Check: West Nile Virus Rates]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:22:38 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/210*120/bb82f013a5e54a7cbed54729d2487f36.jpg In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock looks at the chances West Nile Virus could impact your or your family.]]> <![CDATA[Longtime SF Art Store Faces Tough Search for New Home]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:23:07 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0723-2014-FlaxStorefront.jpg The Flax Art and Design store, which has been at its Market Street location since 1977, will soon have to find a new home after the store's lease is up at the end of 2015. Joe Rosato Jr. reports.

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<![CDATA[App Helps South Bay Residents Report Water Wasters]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:43:41 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP223500730484.jpg Add a free app to the list of how the Santa Clara Valley Water District plans to enforce new regulations from the state and reach an overall conservation goal of 20 percent. Marianne Favro reports.

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<![CDATA[Airbnb Renter Turns "Squatter"]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:37:15 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/airbnb-stock-image-airbnb-generic.jpg Cory Tschogl used to be an Airbnb host. She's now a landlord -- sort of. Her "tenant" is an Airbnb "squatter," who rented her Palm Springs condo via the online hotelier and now refuses to leave. Mark Matthews reports.

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<![CDATA[Hillary Clinton Launches Reading Campaign for Oakland's Children]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:36:25 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/hillaryclinton2.jpg Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was in the Bay Area Wednesday to roll out a new community partnership aimed at bridging the reading gap in children. Jodi Hernandez reports.]]> <![CDATA[Cash Falls Out of Armored Vehicle in South Bay]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:34:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/212*120/0723-2014-ArmoredTruckSJ.jpg Several people were able to gather money that somehow fell out of an armored vehicle on De La Cruz Boulevard, at the border of San Jose and Santa Clara. Robert Handa reports.

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<![CDATA[Not Everyone in Silicon Valley Happy to See President Obama]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:23:03 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007612740_1200x675_311905347673.jpg Protesters angered by the Federal Communications Commission’s proposal to put an end to net neutrality rallied near the Silicon Valley mansion where President Barack Obama was attending a fundraising event on Wednesday morning. Michelle Roberts reports.]]> <![CDATA[1,000 StubHub Accounts Hacked in $10M Scam: Officials]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:24:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/stub+hub+all+star.jpg Cyber thieves got into more than 1,000 StubHub customers' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets for events through the online ticket reseller in a $10 million international rip-off scam, officials said Wednesday. Scott Budman reports.]]> <![CDATA[President Obama in Bay Area for Fundraiser]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:02:12 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007609567_1200x675_311764547872.jpg President Barack Obama is in the Bay Area for a short fundraising visit, drawing some criticism. Bob Redell reports.]]> <![CDATA[President Obama Arrives in Bay Area for Fundraiser]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:48:19 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007608858_1200x675_311661123744.jpg President Barack Obama is in the Bay Area for a short fundraising visit. He is staying at the InterContinental Hotel on Howard Street in San Francisco, where security was beefed up Wednesday morning. Stephanie Chuang reports.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford Grad Creates Device to Help Women Use Restroom -- Standing Up]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:54:23 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0722-2014-StandUp.jpg A Stanford graduate has created a device to help relieve women in need of a restroom. Cheryl Hurd reports.

Photo Credit: Cheryl Hurd]]>
<![CDATA[Huge Geico Insurance Sign Falls on Fremont Home]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:38:52 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/072314-banner-house.jpg A Bay Area couple says they had their house covered by insurance -- literally. A huge insurance sign being towed by a plane came loose and fell directly on their house Friday in Fremont. Terry McSweeney 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[President Obama Arrives in Bay Area]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:30:36 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0722-2014-Obama.jpg President Barack Obama arrived at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday night for a short fundraising visit in the South Bay. Jean Elle reports.

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<![CDATA[Santa Clara Valley Water District Approve Water Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:32:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007602919_1200x675_311558723549.jpg NBC Bay Area's Ian Cull shows why some people are not in favor of a South Bay water district spending money to hire water police.]]> <![CDATA[Reality Check: Soda Tax]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:18:54 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/216*120/0823-sodaban.jpg In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock examines if placing a soda tax on the November ballot is the best formula for attacking "health problems."

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<![CDATA[Camp Program Honors Slain Paramedic, Helps Inner City Teens]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:07:17 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0722-2014-QuinnBoyer.jpg The family of a slain Dublin paramedic has launched a scholarship aimed at giving inner city teens a unique summer experience. Jodi Hernandez reports.

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<![CDATA[80-Year-Old Woman Shot Inside SF Home]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:50:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-sf-shooting.jpg An 80-year-old woman was shot inside a home Tuesday in San Francisco's Bayview District Tuesday afternoon. Kimberly Tere reports.

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<![CDATA[Los Altos Could Allow Horses at Weddings on City Streets]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:51:20 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/184*120/0722horse.jpg NBC Bay Area's Robert Handa shows how the City of Los Altos is changing its policies to reflect its changing community.

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<![CDATA[Apple Post Biggest Earnings Gain in Nearly 2 Years]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:52:34 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/apple-mac-generic.jpg Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model that is expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen. The latest evidence of Apple's mounting momentum emerged Tuesday with the release of the company's fiscal third-quarter report. Scott Budman reports.

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<![CDATA[Sand Tunnel Collapses, Kills Man at Half Moon Bay]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:54:00 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007601111_1200x675_311506499677.jpg A man was killed at a Bay Area beach on Monday after a giant hole he was digging in the sand collapsed and buried him, according to fire officials. Mark Matthews reports.]]> <![CDATA[San Jose Hires Community Service Officers]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:28:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0722-2014-SJ-community-officers.jpg NBC Bay Area's Marianne Favro breaks down the role the newly hired community service officers will have in San Jose.

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<![CDATA[Sand Tunnel Collapses, Kills Man at Half Moon Bay Beach]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:22:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-half-moon-bay-credited.jpg A man was killed at a Bay Area beach on Monday after a giant hole he was digging in the sand collapsed and buried him, according to fire officials. Mark Matthews reports.

Photo Credit: Dean Coppola / Half Moon Bay Review]]>
<![CDATA[Oakland Coliseum Briefly Loses Power Due to Lightning Strike]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:22:29 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/481788261_8.jpg The O.co Coliseum in Oakland briefly lost power when it was struck by lightning early Tuesday morning, Oakland A's and PG&E officials said. Michelle Roberts reports.

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<![CDATA[Red Cross Makes Urgent Call for Blood Donations]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:50:16 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-blood-shortage.jpg The Red Cross is asking for people to roll up their sleeves and donate blood. Bob Redell reports on the reason for the urgent call.

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<![CDATA[Sleeping Man Dumped Into Recycling Truck]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:31:21 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-recycling-rescue-1.jpg San Francisco firefighters had to rescue a man who became stuck in the back of a Recology truck. Stephanie Chuang reports.

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<![CDATA[Santa Clara Valley Water District May Spend $500K on Water Cops]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:56:57 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-2014-Drought.jpg The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board is looking to spend half a million dollars on hiring water police to help new conservation regulations approved by the state. Kris Sanchez reports.

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<![CDATA[Pleasanton Apartment Complex Residents Without Running Water for 5th Consecutive Day]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:44:09 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-21-2014-springhouse-water.jpg Residents of an East Bay apartment complex are without water for a fifth consecutive day. Bob Redell reports.

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<![CDATA[BART Police Enforce Sleeping, Lying Ban at Stations]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:36:22 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/07-22-2014-bart-laying-down2.jpg BART is warning the Bay Area's homeless population that stricter enforcement started Monday to stop people from sleeping and lying down in BART station corridors. Stephanie Chuang reports]]> <![CDATA[Oakland High School Security Guard Accused of Attacking Another Student]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:57:42 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/0721-2014-MarchellMitchell.jpg A former Oakland High School security guard who is facing federal charges for throwing a wheelchair-bound student to the ground faces new allegations of brutality. Terry McSweeney reports.]]> <![CDATA[Tree Planted in Memory of Late George Harrison Dies from Beetle Infestation]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:50:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/KNTV_000000007588306_1200x675_310793795789.jpg A Los Angeles city councilman says a pine tree planted in Griffith Park in memory of the late George Harrison has to be replaced.]]> <![CDATA[Advanced Planning Helps EBMUD During California's Severe Drought]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:34:24 -0700 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP223500730484.jpg The East Bay Municipal Utilities District is credits customers doing their part to conserve and advanced planning for being able to deal with California's severe drought. Ian Cull reports.

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