<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:28:15 -0500 Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:28:15 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sister of Homeless Man Beaten to Death Speaks Out ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:04:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sister-of-Bob-Barnes.jpg
Three days after his death, the heartbroken sister of a homeless man who was brutally beaten at a local gas station is speaking out about her brother's life and legacy.

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<![CDATA[Remembering Officer Garrett Swasey]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:34:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*164/TMD-Garrett-Swasey-policia-de-colorado-asesinado.JPG
The death of University of Colorado police officer Garrett Swasey is hitting hard for many not just in the world of law enforcement, but also competitive ice skating. Friend and fellow skater Nancy Kerrigan...

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<![CDATA[Car Strikes 2 Adults, 2 Young Children in Philly ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:26:02 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Park-Avenue-Crash.jpg
Two adults and two young children were hospitalized after they were struck by a vehicle in Philadelphia Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Witness: Man Pointed Gun at Okafor in Old City ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:21:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jahlil-Okafor.jpg
Jahlil Okafor had a gun pointed at him during an altercation in Philadelphia with two unidentified men in early October, a witness tells CSNPhilly.com.

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<![CDATA[FB Post of Dog Muzzled With Duct Tape Sparks Investigation ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:10:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/112815+dog+mouth+new.jpg
Police in Connecticut have been inundated with messages of outrage and concern over a Facebook post showing a dog muzzled with duct tape that has gone viral on social media. A Facebook account under the name of...
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<![CDATA['No More Baby Parts': Shooting Suspect Alleged Comments]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:37:11 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Colorado+Gunman.jpg
The day after a gunman killed three people and shot nine others at a Colorado Planned Parenthood office, officials tell NBC News a motive remains unclear, but say the suspect talked about politics and...

Photo Credit: Colorado Springs Police Department
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<![CDATA[Brothers Take Selfie With Rescued Bald Eagle]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:43:08 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/12274514_10153767094985948_8246360514611169966_n_188ad7ec63c97311a3ffd23d663cd64f.nbcnews-ux-320-320.jpg
Two Canadian brothers who rescued a bald eagle from a trap took the rare chance to snap a selfie with the stately creature before setting it free. Michael Fletcher, 29, said he was hunting with his brother...

Photo Credit: Michael Fletcher via Facebook]]>
<![CDATA[Calif. Newborn Found Buried Alive]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 22:23:55 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/newborn+baby+riverside+riverbed+1128+2015.jpg
A newborn girl was found buried alive near a riverbed in Compton, California, Friday and now officials are seeking the public's help for information on her abandonment. As deputies canvassed the area,...

Photo Credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department]]>
<![CDATA[South Jersey Town Brings in Holiday With Parade]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:20:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Collingswood-Christmas-Para.jpg
Mummers, marching bands, dancers and floats spread holiday cheer Saturday in the annual Collingswood Christmas Parade.

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<![CDATA[Observation Deck Opens in Center City]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:27:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012925075_1200x675_575740483631.jpg
The observation deck at One Liberty Place opened to the public Saturday morning, and children from the Boys and Girls Club of Philadelphia were the first to get a look at the new attraction.]]>
<![CDATA[Small Business Saturday in Our Area]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:57:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Small-Business-Saturday1.jpg
The rain didn't stop local shoppers from taking advantage of good deals during Small Business Saturday. NBC10's Drew Smith has the details.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 First Alert Weather: Rainy and Cool Sunday]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 19:33:09 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/This-Week-Forecast.jpg
Rain is in the region, and it is bringing cooler temperatures to the area. NBC10 First Alert Weather Chief Meteorologist Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz has what temperatures to expect for the remainder of...]]>
<![CDATA[King Tut's Tomb May Conceal Egypt's Lost Queen]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:41:27 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_205435125768.jpg
Chances are high that the tomb of Ancient Egypt's boy-king Tutankhamun has passages to a hidden chamber, which may be the last resting place of the lost Queen Nefertiti, experts said on Saturday. There is...

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<![CDATA[Putin Orders Economic Sanctions Against Turkey After Downing of Plane]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 15:16:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_187574577692.jpg
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane. The decree published on the Kremlin's website Saturday...

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<![CDATA[SEPTA Police Chief's Twitter 'Experiment' a Success]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:43:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/329*120/SEPTA+Tweet.JPG
It’s no secret that social media has become a powerful tool that can reach an untold amount of people.

Photo Credit: Twitter/Thomas Nestel
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<![CDATA[Survivor: Colorado Gunman 'Was Aiming for My Head']]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 14:14:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_271813232552.jpg
A man who came face-to-face with a gunman at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic Friday said he felt "helpless" as he watched the shooter, who killed three people and injured nine others, NBC News reported. Ozy...

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<![CDATA[Christmas Village at Love Park Opens]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 10:23:11 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012924022_1200x675_575608899718.jpg
Christmas Village, open for the holiday season in Philadelphia's LOVE Park, featured over 60 vendors from now through December 27th.]]>
<![CDATA[Small Business Saturday Events]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:54:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012923992_1200x675_575608899837.jpg
NBC10 reporter Monique Braxton is in the middle of Collingswood, New Jersey where the borough is lit and ready for Small Business Saturday and a parade to bring more people out for the event.]]>
<![CDATA[Meals For The Homeless]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:53:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012924052_1200x675_575612995910.jpg
"Chosen 300" is a ministry in Mantua that chooses to close for Thanksgiving, but it wants to serve when it counts on non-holidays when the need is greater.]]>
<![CDATA[Mayor-elect Kenney Looks to Improve Schools]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:51:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012924055_1200x675_575617091558.jpg
NBC10’s reporter Katy Zachry followed Mayor-elect Jim Kenney to Cincinnati to check out the Oyler School to see what Philadelphia can do to transform our schools and communities to help students succeed.]]>
<![CDATA[Senior Dog Brandy Looking For a Loving Family]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:45:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012924056_1200x675_575617091673.jpg
Chazz Lopez of the Pennsylvania SPCA is joined by Brandy, a senior dog who is looking for a forever family.]]>
<![CDATA[NSA's Bulk Phone Data Collection Program Ends]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:52:47 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nsa1.jpg
The federal government's collection of bulk data from the telephone calls of virtually every American stopped at midnight Saturday, ending a raging controversy that began two and a half years ago with...

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<![CDATA[Man Wanted in Deadly Shooting at Car Wash]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:58:09 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Car+Wash+Murder+Suspect.JPG
Police are searching for a man they say shot and killed a co-worker at a car wash in Delaware.

Photo Credit: Delaware State Police]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Dies in South Jersey Crash]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 07:45:03 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/187*120/Mount+Holly+Crash.JPG
A driver was killed in a one-car crash in South Jersey early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[1 Hurt, 40 Displaced in Bethlehem Apt. Fire ]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:28:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bethlehem+Fire.JPG
More than three dozen residents have been displaced after an apartment fire in Northampton County early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Friends Remember Murdered Store Clerk]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:36:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Willingboro+Shooter+CROP.jpg
A man was caught on surveillance camera just before police say he shot a South Jersey convenience store clerk dead on Wednesday night, and investigators are seeking the public's help to track him down.

Photo Credit: Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
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<![CDATA[Philly Organization Helps Keep Residents Stay Warm]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:08:50 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB-+ROSEMARY+4P+PKG+ENERGY+SAVING_17496915.jpg
Winter can be a worrisome time of year for homeowners who cannot afford to pay their energy bills, but one Philadelphia based organization is helping thousands stay warm this season.]]>
<![CDATA[Why It's Worth Having 2 Types of Smoke Detectors in Your Home]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:51:48 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4p+blacher+fire+safety+NEW_17496364.jpg
Although one type of smoke detector is widely used, fire experts say there is another option that could give families more time to escape certain fires. NBC10’s Mitch Blacher explains.]]>
<![CDATA[Small Businesses Join Black Friday Frenzy]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:26:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012916204_1200x675_575388739941.jpg
More and more holiday shoppers are starting to get their holiday presents earlier each year, and now it's not just big malls who are taking advantage of the trend. NBC10’s Drew Smith talked to those shopping at...]]>
<![CDATA[Jahlil Okafor Speaks Out for First Time]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:24:48 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012916136_1200x675_575380035862.jpg
For the first time, 76er’s Rookie Center Jahlil Okafor is speaking out about the fight he got into outside a Boston nightclub.]]>
<![CDATA[Philadelphia Zoo Names Red Panda Cubs]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:31:10 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Red+Panda+Family+Philly+Zoo.jpg
The Philadelphia Zoo has proudly announced the names of the two new red panda cubs.

Photo Credit: Dana Lombardo]]>
<![CDATA[2 Dead After Boat Carrying 7 Overturns in NJ: Police]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:07:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/218*120/nypd+manasquan.JPG
Two men have died after a pontoon boat carrying seven people capsized in an inlet in New Jersey, officials say. Multiple agencies responded with choppers and boats in the search-and-rescue operation when...

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<![CDATA[Man Killed in Fiery AC Expressway Crash]]> Sat, 28 Nov 2015 01:39:29 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/New+AC+Expressway+Car+Toll+Crash+Fire+Vic+Pic+copy.jpg
One person was killed in a fiery crash at a toll plaza along the Atlantic City Expressway Friday, police said.

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<![CDATA[Wheelchair Returned to Girl, 4]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:36:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/192*120/nolegs-112515.PNG
The parents of a 4-year-old Santa Ana, California, girl who received an outpouring of support, including a $10,000 check, after their disabled daughter's wheelchair was stolen this week, have been presented with...

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<![CDATA[Young Girl Rescued Off Rocks Outside Art Museum]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:41:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cliff+Rescue+Placed.jpg
A young girl was rescued off the rocks between the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Waterworks on Friday afternoon.

Photo Credit: John Mclaughlin]]>
<![CDATA[One Liberty Observation Deck Opening]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:27:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/One+Liberty+Observation+Deck.jpg
Philadelphia’s newest attraction will host its grand opening on Saturday, making the city much more visible.

Photo Credit: Melanie Sole]]>
<![CDATA[Delaware Man Arrested for DUI After Crash]]> Fri, 27 Nov 2015 12:20:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SR24+Crash.jpg
Troopers are investigating a two vehicle crash that happened on Thanksgiving evening on John J. Williams Highway (SR24).

Photo Credit: Delaware State Police]]>