<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Local News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSun, 29 May 2016 21:08:55 -0400Sun, 29 May 2016 21:08:55 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Memorial Day Weekend Ends With Heavy Rain, Storms ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 19:34:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rain-stock-breaking-148110839.jpg
While it began with warm weather and plenty of sunshine, Memorial Day weekend will end with cooler temperatures, rain and even some thunderstorms.]]>
<![CDATA[Fireworks, Concerts, Movies: Wawa Welcome America Details]]> Thu, 26 May 2016 12:57:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB-+Keith+11pm+-+23-15-32-02_19518646.jpg
America's birthday in the cradle of liberty will be full of great music, community events and three free firework shows during this year's Wawa Welcome America! festival.]]>
<![CDATA[Runners Support SEPTA Officer Who Survived Hit-and-Run]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 20:01:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Officer-Miller.jpg
A group of runners spent the holiday weekend showing their support for a SEPTA officer who was injured during a hit-and-run crash while jogging last week.

Photo Credit: Clara Alicea Miller
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<![CDATA[Armed Robbers Steal Xbox, Pistol-Whip Man in Violent Home Invasion]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 12:38:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/17th+66th+home+invasion.JPG
A trio of armed robbers burst into a home in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane neighborhood early Saturday morning and pistol-whipped a man, then took off with an Xbox and several hundred dollars cash.

Photo Credit: Google Street View]]>
<![CDATA[Arson Won't Stop Montco HS Band from Marching on Memorial Day]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 11:54:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/North+Penn+Students.jpg
A Montgomery County high school band whose instruments fell victim to arson last week will still march and play in the local Memorial Day parade on Monday.

Photo Credit: Jason Zeenkov]]>
<![CDATA[First Alert Weather: Memorial Day Deluge]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 11:10:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015511553_1200x675_695092803724.jpg
Tropical Depression Bonnie is traveling north toward our area and is expected to arrive just in time for Memorial Day to be a washout in many spots. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Erika Martin has the...]]>
<![CDATA[Beachgoers Soak in First Taste of Summer at the Shore]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 10:45:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015511550_1200x675_695091267513.jpg
Beachgoers in Ocean City, NJ were out in force Sunday morning soaking in the first taste of summer this Memorial Day weekend. NBC10's Pamela Osborne is live at the beach with more.]]>
<![CDATA[First Alert: Tropical Storm Weakens to Depression]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 10:37:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015511549_1200x675_695091267515.jpg
Tropical Storm Bonnie is now a tropical depression. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Erika Martin has details on what to expect from the storm.]]>
<![CDATA['Get Well' Run Benefits Officer Injured in Hit-Run]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 09:29:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015511012_1200x675_695035459538.jpg
SEPTA Police Officer Gary Miller was out for a run when he was badly injured in a hit-and-run. On Sunday at 3 p.m., supporters will gather at the intersection where he was hit to hold a get-well run for Miller.]]>
<![CDATA[First Alert: Tropical Storm Bonnie Weakens to Depression]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 10:38:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Tropical+Storm+Depression+Bonnie+Shot+from+Carolinas.JPG
A tropical storm that poured rain along the East Coast in the South weakened Sunday morning to a tropical depression as it traveled north.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Man Nearly Drowns in Pool at Wildwood Crest Motel]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 07:57:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/226*120/aztec+motel+wildwood+drowning+street+view.JPG
A 34-year-old man nearly drowned in a Jersey Shore motel pool Saturday.

Photo Credit: Google Street View]]>
<![CDATA[Southwest Philadelphia Shooting Leaves Man Dead]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 07:29:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/208*120/52nd+woodland+homicide+scene+kristen.JPG
A 39-year-old man died early Sunday after police say he was shot while sitting in a minivan on a Southwest Philadelphia street.

Photo Credit: NBC10 - Kristen Catalanotto]]>
<![CDATA[First Alert: Tropical System En Route]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 10:42:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015511050_1200x675_695024707777.jpg
We're in for a roller coaster of a week with Tropical Depression Bonnie bringing messy weather for Memorial Day, then some sunshine and slightly cooler temperatures before more rain.]]>
<![CDATA[Beautiful Weather Kicks Off Summer at the Shore]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 08:58:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015510996_1200x675_695024707680.jpg
The holiday weekend's hot, sunny weather brought people in droves to the Jersey Shore, making for a strong start to the summer season for beach towns. NBC10's Pamela Osborne is live on the boardwalk in...]]>
<![CDATA[Memorial Day Celebrations, Remembrances Underway]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 06:51:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015510854_1200x675_695006787908.jpg
From the Shore to Philadelphia, Memorial Day celebrations and remembrances are happening all weekend in our area.]]>
<![CDATA[First Alert Weather: Tropical System Approaches]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 08:23:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015510849_1200x675_695007299897.jpg
Sunday should stay mostly dry in our area, but clouds are moving in as Tropical Storm Bonnie -- later weakened to a tropical depression -- approaches landfall in the south. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Erika...]]>
<![CDATA[Philly POPS Perform Memorial Concert for Nation's Heroes]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 22:47:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Philly+Pops+29.jpg
The Philly POPS held the city's first ever Memorial Day concert at the Mann Music Center Saturday night, honoring the American tradition of service and celebrating those who serve. Free tickets to the event were

Photo Credit: Joseph Kaczmarek]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Struck by Vehicle on Roosevelt Boulevard ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 20:47:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CHOPPER+BLVD+PED+AX+-+17-17-28-24_19615356.jpg
A woman is in the hospital after she was struck by a vehicle on Roosevelt Boulevard in the Olney section of Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[Tree Branch Falls on Father, Son at Neshaminy State Park ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 00:14:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fallen-Tree.jpg
Officials rescued a father and his young son after a tree branch fell on top of them at Neshaminy State Park in Bensalem, Pennsylvania Saturday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Historic 160-Year-Old Tree in Philadelphia Cemetery Felled ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 09:22:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/George-Meade-Tree-Lead.jpg
A 160-year-old tree in Philadelphia's Laurel Hill Cemetery that sheltered famous visitors including presidents and Civil War generals has been felled.

Photo Credit: Rich Wilhelm ]]>
<![CDATA[Bodies of 2 Dogs Found Tied Up and Burned in Chester ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 00:16:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chester-Dogs-Tied-Up-and-Bu.jpg
An investigation is underway after two dogs were tied up and burned to death in Chester City Saturday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 00:40:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ocean-City-Memorial-Day.jpg
Memorial Day Weekend celebrations are in full swing throughout the region. NBC10's Drew Smith has the highlights.]]>
<![CDATA[Motorcyclist Dies After Crashing Into SUV ]]> Sun, 29 May 2016 06:50:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Deadly-Motorcycle-Crash.jpg
A motorcyclist died from his injuries after he crashed into an SUV in Philadelphia overnight.]]>
<![CDATA[3-Year-Old Girl Falls From Window ]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 20:57:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Girl-Falls-From-Window.jpg
A 3-year-old girl fell from a second-story window Saturday in Germantown and was rushed to the hospital.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday Weekend Celebrations Underway in Philadelphia]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 21:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Memorial-Day-Weekend-Soccer.jpg
Memorial Day weekend celebrations were underway Saturday in Philadelphia, including several family-fun activities at Penn's Landing. NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal was there live, scoping out the scene and seeing how...]]>
<![CDATA[Memorials Held for Fallen Soldiers Across the Region]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 21:07:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015507485_1200x675_694895171790.jpg
Memorials and tributes for fallen soldiers were held across the region on Saturday. In Camden County, a ceremony honored more than 100 county veterans killed in action. In Montgomery County, volunteers...]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Girl Injured in Fiery City Ave Crash ]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 16:24:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/City-Avenue-Fiery-Crash-Bab.jpg
A baby girl was injured in a fiery multi-vehicle crash on City Avenue in Lower Merion early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com ]]>
<![CDATA[Crowds Gather at Jersey Shore Beaches for Holiday Weekend]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 19:12:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ocean-City-Memorial-Day-Wee.jpg
High temperatures and a long weekend made the summer unofficially kick-off in Ocean City, New Jersey on Saturday. NBC10's Drew Smith was among beach goers.]]>
<![CDATA[Little Boy Gives Firefighter a Hand in North Philly]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 08:11:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015506148_1200x675_694743619690.jpg
A little boy in North Philadelphia donned some firefighting gear and worked the hose under the tutelage of a high-fiving firefighter at the scene of a crash Saturday. The two-vehicle crash occurred at 23rd...]]>
<![CDATA[ATF Investigates Bucks Car Dealer Blaze]]> Sat, 28 May 2016 07:00:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Barn+Blaze.JPG
A barn at a Bucks County car sales business burned early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: Google Maps]]>
<![CDATA[Controversy Over Sex Abuse Bill]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 23:36:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015502353_1200x675_694635075835.jpg
A new bill in the Pennsylvania Senate looks to extend the age that victims claiming sex abuse could file charges by 20 years, but not all agree that it is a good idea.]]>
<![CDATA[Scouts Place Flags on Veterans' Graves]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 23:33:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015502340_1200x675_694631491873.jpg
Scouts from the area placed thousands of flags on graves of veterans in Wrightstown in honor or Memorial Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Black Bear Spotted in Quakertown]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 21:46:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Quakertown+Bear.jpeg
A curious black bear was spotted snacking on seed from a Quakertown resident's bird feeder on Thursday.

Photo Credit: Darrin Trocine]]>
<![CDATA[Caged Cats in 'House of Horrors']]> Fri, 27 May 2016 23:55:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/west+ny+animal+cruelty.jpg
More than 80 cats and several dogs were found stacked inside cages inside a New Jersey home in what officials called one of the worst animal cruelty cases they've seen. A neighbor contacted town officials...

Photo Credit: NBC 4 NY]]>
<![CDATA["Memorial Salute"]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 19:55:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015500911_1200x675_694500419999.jpg
For the first time ever, Philly Popps and the Mann Center for the Performing Arts will present "Memorial Salute". It's a concert for veterans, performed by a veteran. Todd Williams has served in the Indiana...]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrate Summer in the Suburbs]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 19:54:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015500900_1200x675_694504515542.jpg
Not everybody will be heading to the beach this weekend for Memorial Day Weekend. Families in the suburbs are finding other ways to celebrate. NBC10's Deanna Durante talked to some families to hear their plans.]]>
<![CDATA[Exclusive Preview of the DNC]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 19:53:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015500866_1200x675_694504003568.jpg
The Wells Fargo Center will hand over their keys this weekend to organizers of the Democratic National Convention. NBC10's Tracy Davidson sat down for an exclusive interview with CEO Leah Daughtry to find...]]>
<![CDATA[Crash Kills 1, Shuts Down Route 1 North of Dover]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 19:44:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB+JIM+DOC++-+17091023_19616229.jpg
A crash left one person dead and a stretch of Route 1 north of Dover, Delaware shut down Thursday afternoon.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[Cop Hit By Falling Tree]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 18:27:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/police-tree-fall-0527.jpg
A police officer trying to clear a tree branch from a New Jersey road was caught on his own dashcam running from a tree as it toppled into the road and knocked him to the ground.

Photo Credit: Provided by the Ringwood Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Field Day]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 18:40:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB-+Eagles+Kids+Day+-+16-44-39-19_19616152.jpg
The Philadelphia Eagles hosted "NFL Play 60" on Friday, hosting 125 elementary school students at Lincoln Financial Field. Comcast Sportsnet's Amy Fadool has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Delaware Fining Over Standing Water]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 18:37:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015499734_1200x675_694444611881.jpg
The New Castle County Council is considering a proposal that would penalize home owners for having standing water in their yards. Home owners would face a $50 fine. One council member says the legislation...]]>
<![CDATA[Here's Why Doctors Are So Worried About the Superbug]]> Fri, 27 May 2016 16:17:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/superbugmcr%281%29.jpg
The superbug gene found for the first time in the United States has health officials very worried, NBC News reported.The gene, called mcr-1, was found in a woman from Pennsylvania who had a bad infection last...

Photo Credit: Walter Reed Army Institute for Research]]>