<![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, 26 Nov 2014 06:18:35 -0500 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:18:35 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:25:49 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Attorney+Brian+Meehan.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting stories.

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<![CDATA[Tracking Thanksgiving Eve Snow]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:48:59 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/11.26+5am+wx+video.JPG
Temperatures began falling as precipitation moved into our region early Wednesday morning. The rain will turn to snow throughout the day. The NBC10 First Alert Weather team is tracking the system.
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<![CDATA[Water Main Break Floods Homes in Northeast Philly ]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:26:43 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/water+main+break+bowler+street.JPG
Several homeowners in Northeast Philadelphia woke up Wednesday to find their basements flooded after a water main broke overnight.]]>
<![CDATA[Attorney 'Bought Underage Girl' DA]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:04:19 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Attorney+Brian+Meehan.jpg
Brian Meehan's arrest came as part of a Philadelphia grand jury investigation which reveals the sex trafficking story of a Germantown teen forced to have sex with more than 20 people a week.

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<![CDATA[Stop and Frisk Policy Sparks Controversy]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:40:27 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Stop-and-Frisk-Controversy-.jpg
"Stop and frisk" tactics which target minorities have sparked a great deal of controversy. But does it actually help? Check out part two of our investigation. WATCH part one of the investigation HERE.

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<![CDATA[ACME President's Random Act of Kindness]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:12:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nicols-reciept.jpg
In case you were doubtful, there are still good people in the world. Just ask Anne Nicol, a local single mother, who was the recipient of a stranger's kindness in the parking lot of a grocery store in Chester...

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<![CDATA[Snowstorm Changing Travelers Plans]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:47:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008750235_1200x675_363569219624.jpg
NBC10's Doug Shimell talks to travelers in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania about their holiday plans and the impending nor'easter.]]>
<![CDATA[A Close Look at "Stop and Frisk"]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:40:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008750809_1200x675_363638851804.jpg
Philadelphia citizens and the ACLU are speaking out against the Philadelphia Police Department's "stop and frisk" practices. NBC10's Mitch Blacher investigates. WATCH part two of the investigation HERE. ]]>
<![CDATA[Death of Wife of Cooper CEO Ruled a Homicide: Report]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:10:13 -0500 Credit: Courier-Post Online ]]> Credit: Courier-Post Online ]]> http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/John+Joyce+Sheridan+1200+x+675.jpg
The death of the wife of the CEO of Cooper Hospital was ruled a homicide, according to a report from the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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<![CDATA[Snow Timeline for Wednesday]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:09:23 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008750142_1200x675_363556931951.jpg
NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Sheena Parveen's timeline for rain and snow arriving on Wednesday. This update is from 4 p.m. on Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Car Catches Fire on Pa. Turnpike]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:27:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PA-TURNPIKE.gif
A car caught fire next to a tractor-trailer along a busy Pennsylvania roadway Tuesday afternoon as drivers tried to get an early start on Thanksgiving travel.

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<![CDATA[NJ Homeowners, Businesses Prepare for Thanksgiving Eve Snow]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:35:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000005397845_1200x675_363128387948.jpg
Snow, rain and wind are expected to hit the the tri-state on one of the year’s busiest travel days. Brian Thompson reports]]>
<![CDATA[Photos of Bear in Deadly Rutgers Student Mauling Released]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:21:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bear+attack+photo.jpg
Police released photos Tuesday that show the bear that killed a 22-year-old Rutgers student who had been hiking with friends in a New Jersey nature preserve two months ago. Authorities believe the photos of the...

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<![CDATA[Lawmaker Proposes "Sex Assault by Fraud" Bill: Report]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:15:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trenton+State+House+NJ+Capitol.jpg
A New Jersey lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make it a crime to lie to someone in order to have sex with them, NJ.com reports.

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<![CDATA[Philly's Ferguson Protests Stop Traffic During March Through City]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:57:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/temple+Ferguson+PHL+crowd+crop.jpg
With the Ferguson decision still fresh in their minds, protesters in Philadelphia held a second round of demonstrations on Tuesday as they rallied for justice on behalf of dead teen Michael Brown.

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<![CDATA[Philly Protesters Take to Streets After Ferguson Decision]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:15:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Philly+Protest+4.jpg
Several hundred people marched through the streets of Philadelphia Monday night protesting a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael...]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Eve Snow: Timeline & Estimated Totals]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:55:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/231*120/Center+City+Snow+Umbrella+Snow+Generic.JPG
A mixture of snow and rain is expected to hit our area during Thanksgiving Eve, one of the busiest travel days of the year. Check out our gallery for the timeline and expected snow totals Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Hearings for Men Accused of Killing Philly Couple]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:37:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/court.jpg
Terry Ballard and Justen Smith are accused of robbing and murdering a Philadelphia couple.

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<![CDATA[Thanskgiving Eve Snow, Rain to Hit Region]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:32:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/snow-generic-writing.jpg
A Nor'easter is expected to drop snow on much of the area on Thanksgiving Eve, one of the busiest travel days of the year, and could even bring more snow than first expected to Philadelphia and the immediate...

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<![CDATA[Shoppers Make Mad Dash for Thanksgiving Purchases]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:26:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/Thanksgiving+Turkey+Turkeys+Grocery+Store.JPG
Late shoopers make their rounds ahead of a Thanksgiving Eve winter storm.

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<![CDATA[Airlines Offer Waivers Ahead of Thanksgiving Eve Storm]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:36:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/airport_generic.jpg
With snow looming in the forecast for the Northeast region of the United States, several airlines announced this week the option for their passengers to change their scheduled flights from Wednesday to...

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