<![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 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 02:24:08 -0400 Sat, 30 Aug 2014 02:24:08 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Guns, Grenade Launcher Stolen From Local VFW]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:50:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/200*120/vfw+post+west+philly.JPG
A tourist visiting Philadelphia for the Made in America music festival will leave the City of Brotherly Love a changed man after Philly Jesus ‘baptized’ him in LOVE Park's fountain.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Jesus "Baptizes" Tourist in LOVE Park]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:56:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/philly+jesus+baptizes+tourist+logan+circle.JPG
Timberland, the retailer known for its iconic yellow boot, is opening up shop on one of Philadelphia’s hottest retail corridors -- Walnut Street.]]>
<![CDATA[Mark Your Calendars for the Next Great Shredder Event]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:27:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Shredder+2014+1200x675.jpg
The NBC10 and Telemundo62 Great Shredder Event is back!]]>
<![CDATA[Bensalem Intersection Most Dangerous? Officials Say No]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:49:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/Bensalem+Knights+Street+Road+Dangerous+Intersection.PNG
An on-duty veteran of a suburban Philadelphia police department took his own life outside the police station earlier this week.

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<![CDATA[Bank Robbed in Center City]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:06:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*160/center+city+m+and+t+bank+robbery.jpg
A detectives story of being cussed out by a colorful talking bird brings comic relief to a week of emotional and disturbing testimony.

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<![CDATA[Cussing Bird Pivotal in Child Kidnap, Rape Case]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:41:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Macaw+generic+parrot.jpg
Strolling through Old City and hoping to eat at a farm-to-table restaurant? Shopping along Walnut Street and interested in buying eco-friendly fashions? Now thanks to MilkCrate — a smartphone app launching this...

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<![CDATA[Students Warned After Teen Attacked in Chester County]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:56:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cropped+Caln+Township+Suspect+Sketch.jpg
A South Jersey High School band teacher was arrested after he allegedly had an ongoing sexual relationship with a female student.]]>
<![CDATA[Do You Recognize This Man?]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:43:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wilmington+robbery+suspect+sketch+aug+21+2014.jpg
Delaware police released a sketch of a robbery suspect, hoping the public can help lead them to the man.

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<![CDATA[Firehouse Reopens After Fire]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:18:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Philly+Fire+Ambulance+Generic+Ambulance.JPG
After being damage by fire, the Ladder 2 Firehouse in Old City Philadelphia reopened Friday.

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<![CDATA[Gunman Robs Man in Rittenhouse Garage]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:41:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/Rittenhouse+Ranstead+Parking+Lot+Theft.JPG
Ever had a Philly taco? It's when you get a cheesesteak and then roll it up into a giant slice of pizza.

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<![CDATA[Wildwood Deli Fire Causing Power Outages]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:07:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SD-Fire-Engine-Generic.jpg
The giant African snail damages buildings, destroys crops and can cause meningitis in humans. But some people still want to collect, and even eat, the slimy invaders.

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<![CDATA[House Fire Burns in West Philly]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:49:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007979114_1200x675_323185731793.jpg
A house fire burned at 52nd and Pine Streets in West Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[Injury Update on 2 Hurt in Plane Crash]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:16:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/Small+Plane+Crash+Amity.JPG
Philadelphia Police say a driver fled after sending a woman -- who witnesses said was topless -- into the air along North Broad Street in the Logan section of Philadelphia. The woman later died in the hospital.

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<![CDATA[Juror Leaves Regusters Kidnapping, Rape Trial]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:43:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Juror+14+Leaves+Regusters+Trial.jpg
A boy playing on a New Jersey beach has unearthed a 10,000-year-old arrowhead possibly used by ancient Native Americans to spear fish or hunt mastodon.

Copyright Associated Press / NBC 10 Philadelphia

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<![CDATA[Funeral Held for NJ Student Who Died in Israel]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:54:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Missing+Yeshiva+Student+Aaron+Sofer.JPG
An on-duty veteran of a suburban Philadelphia police department took his own life outside the police station earlier this week.

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<![CDATA[Topless Woman Struck by 2 Cars Dies, Driver Flees]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:14:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Logan+N+Broad+Street+Woman+sTruck.JPG
A desperate, jobless father robs a convenient store in Washington state while his 9-year-old daughter stands behind him looking confused and frightened. The suspect identified as Robert "Daniel" Webb is still at...

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<![CDATA[Officer Kills Himself Outside Police Station]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:40:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lower-Providence-Parking-Lo.jpg
A 9-year-old girl from New Jersey accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday. Charles Vacca, 39, of Lake Havasu City,...

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<![CDATA[Fire-Damaged Old City Fire Station Reopens]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:17:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007975717_1200x675_323095107839.jpg
An opening ceremony will be held Friday morning for a fire station in Old City, Philadelphia that was closed after it was damaged in a fire.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Taco Makes 'Outrageous' Food List]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:46:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*160/fb6e20f82c7011e3b7ba22000aaa21618.jpg
A middle school teacher in a northwest Illinois suburb was arrested Tuesday on the first day of school in a federal child pornography bust. John Vastis, 51 — a teacher at Meridian Middle School in Buffalo Grove...

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<![CDATA[Big Rig Slams Into House]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:59:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/tractor+trailer+into+house+farnsworth+levick.jpg
A night of celebration soon turned to one of terror for members of a local fraternity after armed men broke into their home.

Photo Credit: Manuel Noguera]]>
<![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:58:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+bridge+state+of+the+state.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting local stories.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Shopping Starts Now?]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:42:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007976184_1200x675_323104835856.jpg
Business leaders in Swedesboro, Gloucester County are already encouraging residents to shop locally in order to get ahead of the crazy shopping rush of Black Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Preps for "Made in America"]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:48:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007976102_1200x675_323105859579.jpg
The Budweiser Made In America concert will bring tens of thousands of fans to the Ben Franklin Parkway throughout the weekend. NBC10's Jesse Gary reports with all the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Continues to Demolish Old Housing]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:53:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007975797_1200x675_323098691620.jpg
The Housing Authority met with residents Thursday night to discuss a new demolition set for Germantown in Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[Choking Victim Saved Aboard NJ Yacht]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:50:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Coast+Guard+Cape+Bay+Yacht+Rescue.JPG
Several people were injured when dump truck struck multiple vehicles on Interstate 280 in New Jersey, causing one vehicle to burst into flames, authorities said.

Photo Credit: U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Nick Ameen]]>
<![CDATA[Cracked Eggs on the Highway]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:55:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/I76+Crash+Egg+Truck.JPG
Several people were injured when dump truck struck multiple vehicles on Interstate 280 in New Jersey, causing one vehicle to burst into flames, authorities said.

Photo Credit: Traffic Camera]]>
<![CDATA[Murderer On Death Row Doesn't Appeal Sentence]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:30:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/michael_ballard.jpg
Michael Ballard is scheduled to appear in court Friday for an appeal hearing in his murder case. The convicted killer has said he doesn't want to appeal the death sentence.

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<![CDATA[Stray Bullet Leads Police to Drug Bust]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 06:00:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Kensington+Stray+Bullet.JPG
Police are seeking a man who broke into a school in Brick Township and stole $50 and school supplies.

Copyright Associated Press / NBC 10 Philadelphia

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