<![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 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:31:47 -0500 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:31:47 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SUV Smashes Into Bank, Driver Flees]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:28:43 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/234*120/SUV+United+Bank+Philadelphia+Broad+Street.JPG
A driver deposited a sport utility vehicle into a North Philadelphia bank early Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Snow Causes Schools to Close]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:27:30 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chicago+snowstorm.jpg
A snow emergency has been declared for Philadelphia and New Jersey and many schools are closed.

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<![CDATA[Cars Remain as Philly Snow Emergency Looms]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:13:38 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Philadelphia+Snow+Emergency+Route.JPG
With the impending winter storm set to bring several inches of snow to our area, the city of Philadelphia issued a snow emergency. NBC10's Monique Braxton is on Cottman Avenue in the Mayfair section of the city...

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<![CDATA[Mom Indicted for Attempted Murder of Infant After Jumping from Jetty]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:49:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_patricia_shurig.jpg
A mother has been indicted in the attempted murder of her infant daughter after jumping into ocean from a jetty with the young girl, prosecutors in Atlantic County, New Jersey said.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Displaced by Edgewater Fire Want Belongings]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 03:58:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP578534071980_5.jpg
An agreement of sorts has finally been worked out to try to find and save personal belongings from a massive apartment complex fire in Edgewater, New Jersey in January.

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<![CDATA[Rain Changing Over to Snow ]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 02:56:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia-Snow-New-Lead.jpg
A snow emergency has been declared for Philadelphia as the final part of a three-part storm moves into the area.

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<![CDATA[Watch NBC10's SnowCam]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 03:43:18 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/Mellon+Cam+Snow.JPG
Survey the snowfall.

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<![CDATA[Police Officers Protect Chester Students]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:58:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chester-Anti-Bullying1.jpg
A new grant allows middle and high schools in Chester, PA to have officers protect students from bullying and patrol school grounds. NBC10's Nefertiti Jaquez has one young bullying victim's story.]]>
<![CDATA[Person Hurt in 3-Car Crash in NJ]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 23:10:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Paulsboro-3-Car-Crash.jpg
At least one person was hurt in a car crash in Gloucester County Wednesday night.]]>
<![CDATA[New Info on Driver in Fiery NJ Truck Crash]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 02:51:49 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tanker+fire+ground+shot.jpg
As the investigation of a fiery tanker truck explosion in New Jersey continues, new details have been revealed regarding what the truck driver may have been doing moments before the accident.

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<![CDATA[Man Found Dead in Home, Suspect Arrested]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 23:51:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_line_generic722.jpg
A man was killed inside a Montgomery County home Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Prepare for More Snow]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:48:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Residents-Prepare-for-Snow.jpg
PennDOT and local residents are ready for this next winter storm. But as NBC10's George Spencer tells us, this storm is different than others this season.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Dies From Injuries After Apt. Fire]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:24:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic+Fire+Generic.jpg
A man died from his injuries a day after an apartment fire in Bristol Township.

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<![CDATA[Man Dies After Being Shot and Run Over]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:57:55 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_line33.jpg
A man died from his injuries after he was shot several times and then run over by a car.]]>
<![CDATA[Another Teen Robbery Suspect Surrenders]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 02:45:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly-Teen-Robbery-Suspect.jpg
A third teenager allegedly involved in a string of robberies in Philadelphia turned himself in to police Wednesday. NBC10 was there as the teen along with his mother and lawyer walked into Central Detectives...

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<![CDATA[PennDOT Low on Salt, Creates New Solution]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:24:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PennDOT-Preps-for-Storm.jpg
PennDOT says its running low on salt. NBC10's Doug Shimell spoke with them about how that could affect their response to the coming winter storm and what they will start to use as a backup.]]>
<![CDATA[Snow Problematic for Local Stores]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:07:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009659846_1200x675_408236099888.jpg
NBC10's Doug Shimell reports how this March storm is posing a dilemma for local store owners.]]>
<![CDATA[Schools Running Out of Snow Days]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:23:29 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009659534_1200x675_408201283930.jpg
While some children may celebrate a possible coming snow day, others should be careful what they wish for. NBC10's Tim Furlong has the story from Elsmere, Delaware.]]>
<![CDATA[Mayoral Candidates Answer Questions]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:58:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009659934_1200x675_408245827515.jpg
Some of Philadelphia's mayoral candidates were on the hot seat answering questions about what it will take to bring more jobs to the city as a part of the latest Roadmap for Growth forum.]]>
<![CDATA[Nutter Seeking 9% Property Tax Hike to Fund Schools]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 20:20:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/nutter+sawyer+firefighter+woman+dies.jpg
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter is proposing a more than 9 percent property tax hike as part of his final budget.

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<![CDATA[Fattah, Jr.'s Fraud Trial Delayed]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:16:08 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chaka-Fattah.jpg
The scheduled fraud trial of a congressman's son won't start as scheduled next week after a federal appeals court agreed to consider his pretrial appeal.

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<![CDATA[Retired Doctor Stole Disabled Son's Benefits: DA]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:07:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/52182315.jpg
Federal prosecutors say a retired plastic surgeon stole more than $80,000 in social security benefits from his severely disabled son.

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<![CDATA[Student Arrested While Recording Cop Goes to Trial]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 22:10:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/rittenhouse-square-park-philadelphia.jpg
A college student arrested as he photographed a Philadelphia police encounter with a homeless woman has taken his lawsuit against police to trial.]]>
<![CDATA[Proposal to Change Pa. Charter School System Advances]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:45:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_school_generic.jpg
Pennsylvania lawmakers are moving ahead with a proposal to change the rules under which Pennsylvania's charter and cyber-charter schools operate.]]>
<![CDATA[Philadelphia Business Leaders Want Next Mayor to Focus on Jobs]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:51:05 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/jobs+employment+generic+newspaper.jpg
In the latest Roadmap for Growth, Philadelphia business leaders discussed what the next mayor needs to do to create more jobs. NBC10's Monique Braxton reports candidates got the chance to ask the experts...]]>
<![CDATA[New Video of North Philadelphia Burglary]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:45:34 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009657836_1200x675_408036931965.jpg
The man shown in this video broke into a home on N 7th Street on Feb. 24 and stole a Macbook Pro and its charger, Philadelphia Police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Estimated Snow Totals, Changeover Timeline]]> Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:13:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/BS+3515+Forecast.JPG
More than half a foot of snow could fall on parts of the region Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[New Action Plan for Philly Schools]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:37:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PHI-superintendent-hite.jpg
Philadelphia School District Superintendent William Hite addressed issues facing his school district at a news conference Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Fire Alarm Goes Off at City Hall]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:37:19 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/188*120/Philadelphia+Mayor+Michael+Nutter+City+Hall.JPG
A fire alarm evacuated people from Philadelphia’s City Hall Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Woman Faces Arraignment in Revenge Arson]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:42:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009655914_1200x675_407976515898.jpg
Donna Krupp, who is accused of setting the fire that burned down her neighbor's home in Limerick, Pennsylvania back in December, will be arraigned Wednesday. Investigators say Krupp set the fire to the...]]>
<![CDATA[Garage Fire Spreads to Adjacent Home, Car]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:33:23 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009655999_1200x675_407968835844.jpg
Firefighters from several departments were called to a property in Lower Moreland for reports of a garage fire that then spread to the adjacent home. Everyone made it out of the Manor Road house safely and crews...]]>
<![CDATA[City Council Considers Raising Minimum Wage]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:53:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/minimum-wage-cash.jpg
The current minimum wage in Pennsylvania has remained at the federal minimum of $7.25 since 2014. With President Obama’s push for a raise to $10, a coalition of workers has formed to ask for even more.

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