<![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 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:23:25 -0500 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:23:25 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Classmates Mourn Loss of Bucks County Sophomore]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:52:13 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Minete+Zeka+Teen+Killed+Bensalem.jpg
Sixteen-year-old Minete Zeka was hit by a car and killed on her way to school in Bensalem Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Kids Hurt in School Bus Crash in Delaware]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:34:26 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/middletown+school+bus+crash.JPG
Three students were hurt Thursday morning when another vehicle rear-ended the school bus carrying them to a New Castle County school.]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Sex Tape Involves Middle Schoolers ]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:27:34 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/fdr+middle+school+bristol+bucks+county+sex+video1.JPG
Authorities confiscated cell phones from several Bucks County middle school students after reports surfaced of a video depicting minors engaged in sexual acts.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunmen Carjack, Rob Deliveryman in West Philly]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:33:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/petes+pizza+deliveryman+carjack.JPG
Two gunmen held a deliveryman up at gunpoint early Thursday morning, stealing his cash and then taking off in his car.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Cruiser Crashes in Germantown]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:03:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/231*120/police+car+crash+germantown+dec+18.JPG
A police cruiser was damaged in a crash on a Germantown street Thursday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Waves Rifle at Kids: Police]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:43:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/for+web+amanda+ponzio+mug+barnegat.jpg
Police arrested a South Jersey woman for allegedly waving a rifle at a group of kids Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Arrest Made in Philly Firebomb Arsons]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:45:38 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Coulter+Street+Fire.JPG
Police arrested a suspect in connection with two intentionally set fires at a Philadelphia home.

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<![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:57:57 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Stone+Body+Found+Pennsburg+Scene+Face.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting stories.

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<![CDATA[10 at 7: What You Need to Know Today]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:27:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Clock_Wht.jpg
Here are the 10 things you need to know to start your day from your friends at NBC10.
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<![CDATA[First State Gets First National Park]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:44:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB+Jack+Markell+resize.jpg
State officials are celebrating congressional passage of legislation that will lead to the creation of Delaware's first national park.

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<![CDATA[Reported Sex Assaults Rock Princeton Campus]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:48:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Princeton-U.jpg
Three alleged sex assaults were reported over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Delco Doc Charged in Alleged 'Pill Mill']]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:16:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/175*120/PILL+DOC+LAWRENCE+WEAN.JPG
Dr. Lawrence Wean was charged with running a pill mill out of his Media practice following a three month investigation.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 First Alert Weather: Temps Drop]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:02:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008996186_1200x675_374352451862.jpg
We're in for a cold and windy night as the mild temperatures make their way out of the area. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Sheena Parveen has your forecast.]]>
<![CDATA[Bus Routes Reconsidered After Teen's Death]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:46:55 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008996086_1200x675_374349379934.jpg
A teenage girl died Wednesday morning when a teen driver passed a stopped school bus — ignoring its flashing lights — in a Philadelphia suburb. Now, friends and family are questioning the safety the school...]]>
<![CDATA[PennDOT Workers Swindle More Than $1M: Officials]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:40:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008996107_1200x675_374348867663.jpg
Ten PennDOT workers are accused of stealing more than $1 million from taxpayers. Nine of the accused were in a Montgomery County court Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[North Philly Gun Fight Nets $10K]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:38:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008996106_1200x675_374349379572.jpg
Thirty-two shots were fire on Dakota St. sending one man to the hospital. The other man involved ran into a nearby home where a search warrant turned up guns and $10,000, said police.]]>
<![CDATA[Locals React to "The Interview" Cancellation]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:07:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/theater+threats.jpg
Sony Pictures has canceled the Dec. 25 release of "The Interview" after hackers threatened terrorists attacks and the largest multiplex chains in North America pulled the film from its screens.

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<![CDATA[Police Drones Utilized in Delaware]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:51:34 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/drone+unmanned+aircraft.jpg
Police in Delaware are using a new tool to solve crimes, but as NBC10's Tim Furlong reports, there are questions about privacy.

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<![CDATA[How Safe Are School Bus Stops?]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:45:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/185*120/school+bus0502.jpg
After a Bensalem teenager was struck and killed Weds. while trying to board her school bus, NBC10's Cydney Long looks into just how dangerous it is for students at or near their bus stops.

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<![CDATA[SOLVED: Jersey Shore Movie Mystery]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:42:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008993918_1200x675_374256707861.jpg
For months, staffers at a popular Jersey shore destination have had a mystery on their hands. Someone's old family movies were uncovered in an attic above the boardwalk, but they did not know who the family was...]]>
<![CDATA[Cheyney University's Financial Troubles]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:38:47 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008993913_1200x675_374243908002.jpg
The future of the nation's first historically black college Cheyney University, is in doubt as financial troubles plague the school.]]>
<![CDATA[Worried About Safety, Teen Brought Gun: Friend]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 23:49:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SWAT+Fels+12172014.jpg
A teen brought an unloaded revolver to a Northeast Philadelphia high school on Wednesday over safety fears following a fight and lockdown the day before, his friend tells NBC10.

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<![CDATA[Obama Announces New Approach to Cuba]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:47:40 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/121714+president+obama+cuba+announcement.jpg
President Obama announced Wednesday that the United States is reestablishing diplomatic relations with Cuba after 50 years of isolation from the country.]]>
<![CDATA[Mummers to Strut in Manayunk]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:42:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*123/m-+mummers+21.jpg
For decades the Mummers have welcomed the new year with a strut down Broad Street, but this year they are planning a second parade in Manayunk.

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<![CDATA[Man Lights Joint, Smears Feces on Cell Walls]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:38:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CARLEN-HIGGS-EDIT.jpg
The 33-year-old man went inside Upper Darby Police Headquarters, sat on a bench and lit a joint, according to Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood.

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<![CDATA[Stone Didn't Die by Cut Wounds: Coroner]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:14:26 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Stone+Body+Found+Pennsburg+Scene+Face.jpg
The manner in which Bradley Stone, the man accused of going on a killing spree in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, died is unclear after an examination by the county's coroner.

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