<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area https://www.nbcbayarea.com en-usWed, 16 Jan 2019 01:16:23 -0800Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:16:23 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SF Police Release Suspect Sketch in Attack of Elderly Woman]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:01:06 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sf-beating-0115.jpg
San Francisco police on Tuesday released a sketch of a suspect who brutally attacked an 88-year-old woman in the city's Visitacion Valley neighborhood last week.

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<![CDATA[Years Of Clearing Trash From South Bay Creeks Pays Off: Salmon Return]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:25:05 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/south+bay+clean+creeks+5.jpg
Over the past six years, volunteers working with the South Bay Clean Creeks Coalition have removed 200 tons of trash from South Bay waterways. Garvin Thomas reports in this edition of Bay Area Proud.
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<![CDATA[Chef Dead, 2 Others Hurt in Restaurant Hammer Attack: NYPD]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:28:13 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hammer+attack+bk+1+15.jpg
A chef at a Brooklyn restaurant died after a man with a hammer burst into the business and attacked him and two others in what police say was a random attack. The hammer-wielding man burst into Seaport Buffet...

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<![CDATA[Community Honors Teenagers Killed in Antioch Car Crash]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:31:32 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Community_Honors_Teenagers_Killed_in_Antioch_Crash.jpg
Dozens of people gathered in Antioch Tuesday for a candle light vigil in honor of two teenagers who died in a car crash Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[San Jose Leaders to Consider Paying Federal Airport Workers]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:41:57 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/0328-2018-SJC.jpg
San Jose city leaders will consider paying federal workers at Mineta San Jose International Airport while they work without pay from the federal government.

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<![CDATA[SJ Police Release Images of Suspects in Dec. 14 Slaying]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:33:12 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/sj-hom-suspects-0115.jpg
Police on Tuesday released surveillance images of two suspects connected to a shooting last month at a San Jose liquor store that killed a 43-year-old man.

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<![CDATA[Warriors Score Record 51 in 1st on the Way to Rout of Denver]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:18:20 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/warriors-curry2.jpg
On the strength of an NBA-record 51 points in the first quarter, the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Denver Nuggets 142-111 Tuesday night to win their fifth in a row and seventh in eight games.

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<![CDATA[Protest Planned Ahead of Louis C.K.'s Performance in SJ]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:07:05 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ckckck.jpg
A protest is planned outside the San Jose Improv on Wednesday ahead of a scheduled performance by controversial comedian Louis C.K.

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<![CDATA[East Meets West: Indian Royal Jewels at the Legion of Honor]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:21:33 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Jewels+THUMB.png
During more than a century before India proclaimed its independence in 1947, large jewels including diamonds, rubies and emeralds were worn almost exclusively by men — specifically, the kings and princes...
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<![CDATA[Ex-Con Hailed a Hero After Saving Life at BART Station]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 23:16:27 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Ex-Con_Hailed_a_Hero_After_Saving_Life_at_BART_Station.jpg
An ex-con who spent more than 30 years in prison for murder is now being hailed a hero after saving a life.]]>
<![CDATA[Counties to Provide Advance Payment of CalFresh]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:38:36 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ebtgettyimages-1129911.jpg
Santa Clara County, Alameda County and other counties around the state will advance CalFresh benefits for February starting Tuesday in an effort to ensure that the most vulnerable residents of the county receive...

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<![CDATA[42,000 Coast Guard Members Miss 1st Paycheck Due to Shutdown]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:06:06 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/coastAP_19009664216223.jpg
The nation's 42,000 active-duty Coast Guard members missed their scheduled paycheck Tuesday, as the only military branch to work without pay during the government shutdown, NBC News reported.Because the Coast...

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<![CDATA[Tracking Rain and Wind in the Bay Area]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:02:36 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Tracking_Rain_and_Wind_in_the_Bay_Area.jpg
It's time again for Bay Area residents to break out those umbrellas and rain boots and keep them handy all week. Kris Sanchez reports from downtown San Jose.]]>
<![CDATA[$3.5 Million in Unclaimed Property Tax Money Could Be Yours]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:55:32 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-money-cash-02.jpg
More than $3.5 million of property tax is sitting unclaimed, according to the Santa Clara Department of Tax and Collections.Approximately 4,900 taxpayers are potential owners of the chunk of unclaimed property...

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<![CDATA[Ex-Yankees MVP Closer Accused of Child Sex Abuse]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:12:37 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/john-wetteland-mug-blur.jpg
World Series MVP pitcher John Wetteland is out on bond, accused in North Texas of continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14.Wetteland, 52, who now lives in Trophy Club, was booked into the Denton County Jail...

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<![CDATA[Police Shut Down I-880; Driver Arrested Near Oracle Arena]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 11:37:51 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/WEBSTILLOracle_5693613.JPEG
Police shut down Interstate 880 Tuesday morning after a vehicle spun out on the roadway. The driver ran onto Coliseum property and was later detained.]]>
<![CDATA[6 Arrested in Protest at People's Park in Berkeley]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:36:09 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/peoples-park-camps-6_crop.jpg
Six demonstrators have been arrested and cited for unlawfully camping at People's Park in Berkeley in a protest of UC Berkeley's removal of damaged trees.The University planned to remove dozens of trees...

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<![CDATA[US Won't Escape the Pain of Brexit]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:01:08 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Brexit-AP_19014408890182.jpg
British lawmakers are set to vote Tuesday on whether to approve Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal that would take the country out of the European Union.Whatever the outcome, the world's fifth-largest...

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<![CDATA[Police Searching For 3 Suspects in Piedmont Home Invasion]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 23:32:41 -0800 https://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/piedmont-suspects-0114.jpg
Police are searching for three armed home invasion suspects who pushed their way into a Piedmont home last week.

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