<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Local News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:36:08 -0400 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:36:08 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Officials Find Horses Living in Dirty Lot]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:19:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Horses-in-Dirty-Lot.jpg
SPCA officials are working to remove three horses that were found living in a dirty and dangerous lot in Southwest Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Robs 7-Eleven, Returns the Cash: Police]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:26:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/7-Eleven-Robbery.jpg
Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a Philadelphia 7-Eleven and then returned the stolen money.]]>
<![CDATA[Cancer Fighter Inspires Her Community]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:32:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/paige+larosa+ovarian+cancer+fight.jpg
"Overwhelming" is a phrase often used in association with cancer. One 11-year-old girl fighting ovarian cancer, rare for anyone under the age of 40, is showing her community how the word can be used in...

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<![CDATA[Police ID Teen Accused of Knocking Man Out]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 17:24:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA-Knockout.jpg
Police are searching for a teenager who was caught on video knocking a man unconscious at a SEPTA station following an argument on a train.
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<![CDATA[Firefighters in Alleged Hostage Situation Speak ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:41:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Paul-Jones.jpg
Firefighters are speaking out for the first time after police say they were held hostage by a co-worker in the basement of a Montgomery County firehouse Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[New Details on NJ Man Who Died in Police Custody ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:51:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Phillip-White.jpg
The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s office revealed new details Wednesday on a Vineland man who died while in police custody. But several questions still remain.]]>
<![CDATA[Mult-State Distracted Driving Crackdown Planned for April]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:42:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/distracteddrivingcellphone.jpg
Throughout the month of April expect to see drivers pulling over for what's in their hands due to a multi-state distracted driving crackdown. NBC10's Drew Smith shows us why advocates think this is such a...

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<![CDATA[Ship Runs Aground Near Bridge]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:00:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ship-Runs-Aground1.jpg
Coast Guard officials are investigating a ship that ran aground in the Delaware River Wednesday near the Burlington Bristol Bridge in Burlington City.

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<![CDATA[Comcast Introduces New Talking Guide for Visually Impaired]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:18:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast-Talking-Guide-for-V.jpg
Thanks to a new devide from Comcast, sitting down to watch a favorite TV show will get even better for the eight million blind or vision impaired people in the United Sates.]]>
<![CDATA[Gas Leak Forces NJ Residents Out of Homes ]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:49:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Magnolia-Gas-Leak.jpg
Several homes were evacuated in Magnolia, New Jersey Wednesday afternoon due to a gas leak.]]>
<![CDATA[Couple Killed in Murder-Suicide by Chainsaw: ME]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:02:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/Lower+Moreland+Home.JPG
A Montgomery County, Pennsylvania man choked his estranged wife and used a chainsaw to kill her before ending his own life with the machine, the county coroner ruled Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Blood Test Can Determine Food Allergies]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:48:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/TLMD-03-alimentos-alergias.jpg
The new test would make it possible to determine potential allergies without the risk of suffering a severe reaction after eating.

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<![CDATA[Nutter Hopes His Successor Continues "Brother's Keeper"]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:48:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nutter4.jpg
Mayor Nutter calls "Brother's Keeper" the initiative for young African-American and Latino men the best work of his life.

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<![CDATA[Deadly Hit-and-Run Sentencing]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:19:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009914686_1200x675_421222979667.jpg
Terrie Fleming has pleaded guilty in the 2013 hit and run that killed 19-year-old Ceeanna Pate in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia and is expected to learn her fate Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Distracted Driving a Major Issue for Teens]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:04:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009914671_1200x675_421220419537.jpg
Parents Against Distracted Driving or PADD spread awareness of the dangers teens face when driving while distracted.
Find more info on Drive Beehive.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Pleas to Keep Wawa's 1st Store 'Part of Her Family']]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:13:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Origianl+Wawa+1+Folsom+1964.jpg
A woman’s impassioned open letter to Wawa begs for the Philadelphia-area convenience store favorite to keep its historical roots intact at its original location and the company known for its coffee and "Classic"...

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<![CDATA[Police ID Victims of Plane Crash]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:58:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Joe+Deal+Brandywine+Airport+Crash.jpg
Days after a deadly airplane crashed not far from a suburban Philadelphia airport, authorities identified the victims.

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<![CDATA[Trying to Curb Distracted Driving]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:05:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_texting_while_driving3.jpg
P.A.D.D. or People Against Distracted Driving are trying to the message to teenagers about the potentially deadly dangers of texting while driving.
Find more info on Drive Beehive.]]>
<![CDATA[Free Tax Prep Service in Jeopardy]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:18:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009913963_1200x675_421143619600.jpg
The service, which assists over 1,000 Delaware County residents, is located in the Granite Run Mall which is set to close for redevelopment.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Investigating Hit-&-Run]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:16:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009913948_1200x675_421134915726.jpg
The crash occurred in the Overbrook Park section of Philadelphia overnight when a driver lost control of his vehicle and smashed into a pickup truck.]]>
<![CDATA[New Report Suggests Delaware Education Overhaul]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:23:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009913464_1200x675_421123139926.jpg
The Education Advisory Council is recommending Delaware get rid of certain school districts as well as make changes to the state's funding formula.]]>
<![CDATA[Dog Makes It Out of Apartment Fire]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:32:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009912565_1200x675_421099587626.jpg
A one-alarm fire called firefighters to an apartment in Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania early Wednesday morning. No one was inside the apartment but a dog was rescued by fire crews.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Has Top 20-Bad Traffic]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:34:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/210*120/New+Jwersey+GSP+Garden+State+Parkway+Traffic+Generic+Traffic.JPG
Philadelphia has taken 20th in a study that says Philly has some of the worst traffic and most delays. Some drivers spend up to 70 hours a year just sitting in rush hour traffic.

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<![CDATA[NBC's Viera Show Features New Jersey Teen]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:40:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Angels+of+God+Kaitlyn+Darrow.JPG
Gloucester County High School senior Kaitlyn Darrow gets a moment in the spotlight for a charity she started to provide clothes for those in need. Katilyn started Angels of God Clothing Closet when she was...

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<![CDATA[Parents of Baby Mauled by Ferrets in Court]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:55:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Child+Ferret+Attack+Parents+Fraim.jpg
A Pennsylvania couple charged with neglect after the family's pet ferrets severely mauled their 1-month-old girl is set to appear in court for a preliminary hearing Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Considering Cell Tower in Bucks County]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:06:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/477000939.jpg
Officials in Bucks County community will make a decision Wednesday night about a controversial cell tower. A proposed Verizon tower would be placed behind the firehouse and bring in some revenue but neighbors...

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<![CDATA[Phillies' New Burger Features 9 Patties, 2,200 Calories]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 11:38:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Citizens+Bank+Park+Wayback+Burgers+Triple+Triple+CBP+Burger+Cheeseburger.jpg
Got a craving for one of the biggest burgers around? Look no further than the home of the Phillies.

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<![CDATA[Suspect Stabs Man in Leg]]> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:42:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/208*120/Hollywood+Street+Stabbing+4-1.JPG
Philadelphia Police searched for a suspect in the stabbing of a man along a Philadelphia street.

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