<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Local News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:22:20 -0400 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:22:20 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Rents Unaffordable in Philadelphia: Study]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:10:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/%5BKNSD%5DFor_Rent_Sign_generic_Image_640x480.jpg
The City of Brotherly Love is not so lovely for lessees as new data shows rental rents are pricier than historical levels.]]>
<![CDATA[Drive Like Biden? Guy Says He's Selling VP's Caddy]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:30:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Biden+Cadillac+Sale+combined.jpg
If you want to ride like a Vice President, a Delaware man says he’s got just the car for you.]]>
<![CDATA[Donations No Longer Needed for Sick K-9]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:53:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Risa+Vetri+Ferman+Rocky+K-9.jpg
Jenkintown Police say they're no longer accepting donations for their sick K-9 Rocky.

Photo Credit: Risa Ferman]]>
<![CDATA[Kids Hurt in School Bus Crash]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:14:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Children-Hurt-in-School-Bus.jpg
Crews are at the scene of a school bus accident in Washington Township, Gloucester County.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>
<![CDATA[Overturned Tractor Trailer Spills Garbage, Fuel on Road]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:41:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Overturned-Tractor-Trailer1.jpg
Crews are at the scene of an overturned tractor trailer in Cinnaminson, Burlington County.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Tries to Kill Her Teens by Driving Into River: Police]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:18:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/River-Generic.jpg
A mother was arrested after she allegedly tried to kill her three children by driving into the Delaware River.

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<![CDATA[Philly Exhibit Tests 'Selfie' Culture]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:17:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/surveillance+art+installation+subject.jpg
An art installation on a busy corridor in West Philadelphia is asking the selfie-obsessed to rethink their willingness to share their personal image.

Photo Credit: Create In Situ]]>
<![CDATA[New App Promises Pay for Carrying Out 'Microjobs']]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:55:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Rewardable+App+Screenshot.jpg
An app, newly launched in the Philly area, offers the users pay to complete small tasks at local discount stores and restaurants.

Photo Credit: Rewardable]]>
<![CDATA[Made in America Festival is Back Labor Day Weekend]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:12:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP940241578255.jpg
The Made in America Festival is back in Philadelphia for its third year.

Photo Credit: CHARLES SYKES/INVISION/AP]]>
<![CDATA[Sticky-Fingered Exterminator Caught on Cam: Police]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:50:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Nolan-Brad-Walters.jpg
Police say an exterminator was caught on hidden camera stealing from one of his customers and they suspect she’s not the only victim.

Photo Credit: Northampton Police Facebook Page]]>
<![CDATA[NE Extension Reopened After Tractor Trailer Accident]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:38:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/police_generic21.jpg
A tractor trailer accident shuts down the North East extension Wednesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Bethlehem High School Lockdown Lifted]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:36:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/liberty+high+school+lockdown+crop.jpg
Liberty High School in Bethlehem, Pa. spent most of the afternoon under lockdown after a threat was called in to 911.

Photo Credit: Oliver Taylor]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Wanted in Daughter's Accidental Shooting Death]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:42:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jamara-Stevens-Lead.jpg
The mother of an 11-year-old girl, accidentally shot by her baby brother, has been charged in the death and is currently wanted by detectives, sources say.

Photo Credit: Family Photo]]>
<![CDATA[10-Year-Old Found Face Down in Tub Dies]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:54:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ambulance-shutterstock_12161325.jpg
The child was pronounced dead after he was rushed to a Philadelphia hospital.

Photo Credit: Shutterstock]]>
<![CDATA[Wawa Celebrates 50 Years]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:16:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_20130726-super-wawa-1200.jpg
Wawa is marking a half-century since the first shop opened in suburban Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Wawa]]>
<![CDATA[College IDs Student Found Dead in Dorm]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:29:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chestnut-Hill-College-Jon-Campisi.jpg
A Philadelphia college student died in a dorm room this morning.

Photo Credit: Jon Campisi]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Dismal Attendance at Sixers Games]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:43:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PHI+nba+lockout+sixers+fans+070111.jpg
The Philadelphia 76ers finished their “rebuilding” year averaging 13,869 fans a game -- a decrease of nearly 3,000 fans per game over last year’s mark. It represents a 17 percent drop.

Photo Credit: NBC Philadelphia]]>
<![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:33:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/091008-Amish-Health-p1.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting local stories.

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<![CDATA[Bucks County School Lockdown Ends]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:05:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/High-Middle-School-Generic-.jpg
Police responded to reports of a suspicious person on the campus of a Bucks County high school.]]>
<![CDATA[Paying for the Pope's Visit to Philly]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:05:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bob+Moul+Artisan+Mobile+WMOF.jpg
Organizers for the 2015 World Meeting of Families publicly start their fundraising efforts.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Tied Up During Home Invasion]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:24:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Regent+Home+Invasion.JPG
Residents in Southwest Philadelphia were trapped in their own house after someone broke into their Regent Street home.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Son Accused in Mom's CO Killing Due in Court]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:36:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Koustantinos-Yiambilis-Lead.jpg
A Bucks County man accused of killing his own mother with carbon monoxide from a portable generator in a possible murder-suicide pact is set to appear in court Wednesday.

Photo Credit: Facebook.com]]>
<![CDATA[Fire at NJ Apartment Complex Leaves 1 Hurt]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:56:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/East+Windsor+Fire+Smoke.JPG
A fire burned through a Mercer County apartment complex this morning leaving one person hurt and a group of people out of their homes.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[House Goes Up in Flames Overnight]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:25:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000006757038_1200x675_228237379616.jpg
No one was hurt when an Egg Harbor Township home caught fire late Tuesday night.]]>
<![CDATA[$5M Lottery Ticket Sold in Montgomery County]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:48:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pennsylvania+Lottery+Generic.jpg
Officials with the Pennsylvania Lottery announced on Tuesday that a jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth more than $5 million from the April 14 drawing was sold in Norristown, Montgomery County.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Deep Freeze Leaves Plants in Danger]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:34:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/JYKcKYAMWpCtZQhfFJoa-2-1229516509000.jpg
NBC10's Christine Maddela is in Glenside, Pa. with some tips on how to protect your plants when temperatures drop.

Photo Credit: David Perkins]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Men Busted With Ecstasy, Heroin Near KFC: Cops]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:57:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nj+heroin+bust.jpg
Police arrested two New Jersey men after they pulled them over for speeding near a Kentucky Fried Chicken and allegedly found a stash of drugs, including Ecstasy and heroin, in their car.

Photo Credit: Handout]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Closes City High-Rise]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:04:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/elevator+006.jpg
A Philadelphia city building won’t open today because employees can’t safely access their offices due to a mechanical failure.

Photo Credit: NBC]]>
<![CDATA[Sidewalk Collapses]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:21:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000006757029_1200x675_228187203788.jpg
This West Philadelphia sidewalk collapsed and left a hole 12 feet deep.]]>
<![CDATA[Ex of Mom Found Dead in Car Remains Jailed]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:28:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000006372201_1200x675_173077571823.jpg
The ex-boyfriend of a missing Delaware County woman who was found dead in her car outside of Philadelphia's 30th Street Station will remain behind prison for the foreseeable future.]]>
<![CDATA[ Man Threatens Deli Workers With Samurai Sword]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:34:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Samurai-Sword-Suspect.jpg
A man was arrested after he allegedly threatened three deli workers with a samurai sword.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>
<![CDATA[Amber Alert Canceled, Mom, Son Found Safe]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:24:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amber-Alert-Lead.jpg
An Amber Alert has been canceled after police say a mother and her son were found unharmed.]]>
<![CDATA[Storm Causes Damage to Montco Town]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:39:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Pete+Kane+Tree.jpg
Strong winds took down several trees in Montgomery County, PA. NBC10's Keith Jones traveled to Abington Township for a look closer look at the damage.

Photo Credit: Pete Kane]]>
<![CDATA[Spring Snow in Berks County]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:38:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000006754953_1200x675_227974723626.jpg
A Spring storm brought snow, rain, and sleet to parts of the NBC10 viewing area. NBC10's George Spencer found snowflakes coming down in Berks County, Tuesday night.]]>