<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Local News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usWed, 26 Jul 2017 22:57:54 -0400Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:57:54 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heavy Rain and Possible Flooding Friday and Saturday]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:28:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rain-stock-breaking-148110839.jpg
A First Alert has been issued for our entire area from 7 a.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday due to heavy rain and possible flooding.]]>
<![CDATA[Vehicle Damaged After Teens Throw Rocks at I-95 Cars: Cops]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:08:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CHOPPER-+TEENS+THROWING+ROCKS+FROM+STATION+-+20065124_24492471.jpg
At least one teen is in custody while at least one vehicle was damaged after a group of teenagers threw rocks at cars traveling on I-95 northbound in Philadelphia Wednesday night, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[The Big Eclipse is Coming]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:34:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-solar+eclipse.jpg
There are different types of eclipses, but a solar eclipse is the most spectacular. We’ll get to see a big part of the August 21st one and you'll want to look for it, because the next one won't be seen from area...

Photo Credit: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan via Getty Images
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<![CDATA[Philly Artist Chronicles Secret Lives of Sex Workers]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:48:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/Alejandra+by+Ada+Trillo_+How+Did+I+Get+Here.jpg
Philadelphia-based artist Ada Trillo spent more than two years visiting and photographing sex workers in brothels along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Ada Trillo ]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Dies After Man Gives Her Fentanyl in Hospital Bed: DA]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:13:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Travis-Siuta-Lead.jpg
A Montgomery County man allegedly delivered heroin and fentanyl to a woman on multiple occasions while she was in a hospital bed which caused her to fatally overdose, officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
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<![CDATA[Wife Gets New Kidney After Husband Donates His to Stranger]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:28:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ed+Mary+Coyle+Gift+of+Life_24492335.jpg
A woman received a new kidney after her husband donated his to a stranger through the paired donation program. Now the Delaware couple wants the public to know about the potentially life-saving program. ]]>
<![CDATA[Life Among the Bullets: North Philly's Rising Violence]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:20:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Whitley+Garnes+and+Kobe+Davis.JPG
Kobe came to North Philadelphia last August from Georgia with his mother, Whitley Garnes, and his sisters in hopes of new opportunities. What they’ve found is a neighborhood long suffering in racial and economic...]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Living Social Refund]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:57:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NBC10_Responds.jpg
A viewer says she found a great deal on Livingsocial.com but wanted her money back when she didn't get what she paid for. Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds helped her get a refund after they initially denied it...]]>
<![CDATA[Wednesday's Child: Amore]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:18:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wednesday_s_Child_Amore.jpg
Amore is a young man who knows exactly what he wants in life. He hopes to one day play football in college at Clemson Univeristy. He says he wants a family that wont treat him bad and love each other. To...]]>
<![CDATA[Montco Commissioners Receive Check Toward Park Maintenance]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:41:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Montco+Commisioners+Check.JPG
Montgomery County Commissioners received a check today to begin a maintenance fund for trailhead signage along the Schuylkill River Trail.

Photo Credit: Montgomery County Board of Commissioners]]>
<![CDATA[Montco News]]> Thu, 26 Jan 2017 21:09:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Valley+Forge+Tourism.jpg
From Cheltenham to Douglas, Telford to Narberth, your news in one place.]]>
<![CDATA[East Market Rises From Market East]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:39:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/East_Market_Rises_From_Market_East.jpg
The Philadelphia building boom is bringing new residential and business spaces to the area formerly known as Market East. NBC10's Katy Zachry reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Temporarily Closes 'Silver Linings Playbook' Diner]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:37:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/silver-linings-playbook-jennifer-lawrence-bradley-cooper-722.jpg
A kitchen fire forced the iconic Llanerch Diner in Delaware County to close. The landmark eatery became internationally famous after being featured prominently in "Silvers Linings Playbook."

Photo Credit: The Weinstein Company]]>
<![CDATA[Big Rig Spills Load of Scrap Metal Onto Chesco Road]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:23:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Scrap+Metal+Crash+Route+322.JPG
A tractor-trailer spilled its load of scrap metal onto a Chester County road Wednesday.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[Man Steals Donation Box From Montco Islamic Society: Cops]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:48:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Donation-Box-Theft-Suspect.jpg
Norristown Police are searching for a man who they say stole the donation box from a local mosque.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Throws Handgun Out Window, Ends Standoff Peacefully]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 14:36:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/chester+County+Welsh+Ayres+Standoff.JPG
Emergency response teams descended on a Chester County neighborhood lined with large suburban homes Wednesday morning.

Photo Credit: SkyForce10]]>
<![CDATA[Safety Concerns Shut Down Montco Bridge]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:16:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Safety_Concerns_Shuts_Down_Valley_Green_Road_Bridge.jpg
The Valley Green Road bridge was shut down Tuesday in Whitemarsh Township because of safety concerns. It is now closed indefinitely.]]>
<![CDATA[Who Is Stealing Pa. Town's Welcome Signs?]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:51:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/Castle+Shannon+Borough+Sign.JPG
Officials say the Welcome to Castle Shannon Borough signs began disappearing from main roads a few weeks ago. Four are missing.

Photo Credit: Google Street View
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<![CDATA[Baxter the Brave: Cat Alerted Homeowner of House Collapse]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 21:52:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Baxter+the+Cat+and+House.jpg
Good Samaritans answered a woman’s call for help as they came to the rescue after her West Philadelphia house came down around her and a male companion.

Photo Credit: NBC10
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<![CDATA[Shoplifter Runs From Officer With Pants Full of Vodka: PD]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:20:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/arrest+south+brunswick+liquor+2.jpg
A serial shoplifter wanted for stealing more than $1,000 worth of liquor had vodka bottles stuffed in his pants when he was arrested by an officer, police say.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Dead After Car Crashes off NJ Interstate, Lands in Trees]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:19:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/interstate+deadly+crsah.jpg
One person was killed Tuesday afternoon when the vehicle they were in crashed off a New Jersey interstate and landed in a forest.]]>
<![CDATA[Patients Notified Months After Hackers Steal Health Info]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:07:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Main+Line+Security+Breach+Blacher+6PM+PKG+-+00001727_24478262.jpg
A data breach at one of Pennsylvania’s largest health networks has sparked safety concerns and questions regarding why it took several months for patients to be notified.

Photo Credit: NBC10 ]]>
<![CDATA[Drilling Operations Halted on 350-Mile Pa. Pipeline]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:43:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sunoco+Pipeline1.jpg
The Sunoco Mariner East 2 Pipeline would carry natural gas liquid from Ohio and the Pittsburgh area to the Marcus Hook Facility in Delaware County.

Photo Credit: Drew Heasley/Keller Williams Real Estate
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<![CDATA[Building Boom Transforms Market East]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:40:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia_Building_Boom_Is_Giving_New_Life.jpg
Philadelphia's building boom is giving new life to a part of Center City. The old Market East stretch of storefronts are getting a makeover. It will soon be known as East Market and include residential...]]>
<![CDATA[Father Shoots Son After Being Attacked With Sword: Police]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:29:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Son-Killed-by-Father-Sword-Gun.jpg
Police say a father shot his son after the son attacked him with a sword inside a Pottstown, Pennsylvania home.

Photo Credit: Eric_Devlin/Pottsmerc.com]]>
<![CDATA[Do Waist Trainers Work and Are They Safe?]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:18:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Waist+Trainer_24479623.jpg
Do waist trainers actually work and are they safe? NBC10's Jacqueline London investigates.

Photo Credit: NBC10 ]]>
<![CDATA[Caught on Cam: Man Attacks SEPTA Police Sergeant ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:44:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA-Sergeant-Attack-Suspect.jpg
A SEPTA Transit Police sergeant is recovering after she was pushed to the ground by an unidentified man in an attack that was captured on body cam video.

Photo Credit: SEPTA
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<![CDATA[Construction Project to Bring Delays on Roosevelt Boulevard ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:45:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Construction-Sign-Generic.jpg
Construction is scheduled to begin next week on a project to repair and resurface 12 miles of the outer lanes on Roosevelt Boulevard (U.S. 1) between 9th street and the Bucks County line in Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Patients Waiting for Decision in Health Care Battle]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:47:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Local_Patients_Waiting_for_Decision_in_Health_Care_Battle.jpg
The future of your health care is now in the hands of the U.S. Senate. Republicans barely got the votes they needed to simply debate a new health care bill and their first option for replacing Obamacare...]]>
<![CDATA[Good Samaritans Rescue Woman Trapped in Overturned Car ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:41:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Overturned-Car-Blue-Route.jpg
A group of Good Samaritans, including a former police officer, jumped into action when they found a woman trapped in an overturned car on the Blue Route.

Photo Credit: Matt Weachter
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<![CDATA[Storm Science: What Is a Shelf Cloud?]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:23:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/REFEED%21%21+KLEI+WEB+WX+7-25-2017+-+15095628_24477555.jpg
They may look ominous, but shelf clouds aren't the worst parts of a thunderstorm. NBC10 First Alert Weather Meteorologist Krystal Klei explains how they form.]]>
<![CDATA[Teacher Paves the Way for Next Generation of Doctors ]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:43:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Supporting_Our_Schools_Wilmington_Teacher_Paves_Way.jpg
A Wilmington, Delaware teacher wants to pave the way for the next generation of doctors. NBC10's Aundrea Cline-Thomas explains how you can help by taking part in the Supporting Our Schools initiative.]]>
<![CDATA[How the Supreme Court May be Helping Chaka Fattah]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:37:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chaka-Fattah1.jpg
Former Pennsylvania congressman Chaka Fattah is serving a 10-year prison sentence on 22 related corruption charges. In part two of his investigation into Fattah's downfall, NBC10 investigative reporter...

Photo Credit: NBC10 ]]>
<![CDATA[Honoring 1st African American in Space]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:16:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/1st_African_American_in_Space_to_be_Honored_at_the_Mann_Cent.jpg
Colonel Guion Bluford Jr., a Philadelphia native, will be honored during "A Space Odyssey," which he helped inspire, as apart of the The Mann's "New Frontiers Festival." He will also...]]>