<![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 Fri, 22 May 2015 07:44:01 -0400 Fri, 22 May 2015 07:44:01 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Firefighter Injured in 2-Alarm Fire in Camden]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:16:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CamdenFire.PNG
One firefighter was injured battling a 2-alarm fire in Camden, New Jersey Friday Morning, officials said.

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<![CDATA[Chester County School Texting Scandal Trial]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:01:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483316_1200x675_449151555729.jpg
Former Superintendent Richard Como and former Athletic Director James Donato who worked for the Coatesville School District go to trial Friday for charges involving a racist texting scandal on their...]]>
<![CDATA[Police Arrest 20 People at North Philly Protest]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:00:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483315_1200x675_449153603586.jpg
Philadelphia police arrested 20 people at a protest in North Philadelphia for London Chanel who was stabbed to death earlier in May. Police were in the process of making an unrelated arrest which police...]]>
<![CDATA[Temperatures Climbing Throughout the Holiday Weekend]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 05:09:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483726_1200x675_449151555584.jpg
It's a chilly start to the day but our area will be warming up throughout the day and throughout the holiday weekend with a high of 76 Friday and 88 degrees by Memorial Day Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[D.C. Mansion Murder Suspect Caught]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:20:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wint+mugshot.jpg
The man suspected of brutally killing a family of three and their housekeeper in a northwest Washington, D.C., mansion last week was arrested late Thursday night in a traffic stop across town, capping a manhunt...

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<![CDATA[Free Tolls on AC Expressway]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:54:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483185_1200x675_449142851779.jpg
Tolls at the Egg Harbor Toll plaza on the Atlantic City Expressway will be free on Friday, May 22 between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to help kick off Memorial Day Weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Free Admission for Veterans]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 05:38:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483191_1200x675_449142851837.jpg
Active military personnel and veterans can enjoy free admission to Dorney Park in Allentown Saturday, May 23 through Memorial Day as well as free admission to Camel Beach Waterpark in Tannersville.]]>
<![CDATA[Sunshine on Tap]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:07:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010485012_1200x675_449171523982.jpg
Plenty of sunshine is on tap for this holiday weekend with Friday starting out chilly but warming to a dry, 76 degrees by this afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Va. Cop Resigns Over Use of Force]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:33:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/01generic-police-lights12.jpg
A police officer resigned for using a Taser and pepper spray on a man who was driving recklessly while suffering from a health emergency on May 4, according the Fredericksburg, Virginia police department.]]>
<![CDATA[Drowning Concerns as Summer Gets Underway]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 05:51:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483367_1200x675_449147971861.jpg
As summer gets underway and people start visiting swimming pools, drowning concerns return and were the subject of a new grant program proposal on Capitol Hill.]]>
<![CDATA[Swimming Pool Opening in Wilmington]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:01:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483350_1200x675_449146435918.jpg
The Prices Run pool at Brown Burton Winchester Park in Wilmington is scheduled to open this Memorial Day Weekend followed by the opening of all other city public pools on June 13.]]>
<![CDATA['Unlocking of the Ocean']]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:53:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010483338_1200x675_449145411618.jpg
Wildwood's annual "unlocking of the ocean" will take place Friday, May 22 at noon with a ceremony at Andrews Avenue on the boardwalk as the traditional way the shore town kicks off Memorial Day Weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Calif. Oil Spill: How to Help]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 05:46:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Foto+Derrame+Santa+Barbara+15.jpg
Nine miles of a Southern California state beach are slicked in a major oil spill that California Gov. Jerry Brown has declared an emergency. With more than enough volunteers — and the state has emphasized that...

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<![CDATA[Woman Shoots Robot in LA Standoff]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:14:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/5-21-15+Mobile+Home+Gun+Barricade.JPG
A 70-year-old woman shot a police robot sent to make contact with her during a standoff with authorities outside her Los Angeles County mobile home on Thursday night, sheriff's deputies said.

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<![CDATA[2 Arrested for Trying to Join ISIS]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 06:54:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP174818460670.jpg
Two men were arrested in California Thursday night by a Joint Terrorism Task Force, the FBI said — and they had allegedly tried to leave the country to join ISIS, sources told NBC News. The unarmed suspects fit...]]>
<![CDATA[Mural Arts 'Wall Ball' Recognizes Eagles Connor Barwin]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:23:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010478717_1200x675_449103427538.jpg
Mayor Michael Nutter praised Connor Barwin's work within the city of Brotherly Love.]]>
<![CDATA[Temple Professor Shares Secrets With China: Feds]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 23:26:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Temple+Professor+China+Fraud+Xiaoxing+Xi.jpg
Federal prosecutors accused a Temple University professor of selling industry secrets to China.

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<![CDATA[Pa. Man Arrested for Sharing Child Pornography]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 22:20:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476514_1200x675_449050179855.jpg
Kirby Hower from Lehigh County was put behind bars accused of sharing child pornography.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Medical Incidents, 1 Death at Same Delaware Home]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 23:35:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/NEw+Castle+Mysterious+Death+Unconsciouss+Dunlieth.JPG
Delaware investigators tried to unravel what happened after two people were taken from a home unconscious just hours after a woman suffered a deadly heart attack in the same New Castle County home.

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<![CDATA[New Sand Could Mean New Danger for NJ Swimmers]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:02:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476505_1200x675_449041987836.jpg
Some towns at the Jersey Shore are getting a lot of new sand as we get ready for the unofficial start to summer. When you spot new sand, that's a sign of possible new danger for swimmers.]]>
<![CDATA[Nutter Endorses Kenney for Mayor of Philadelphia]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:35:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476435_1200x675_449025091880.jpg
Jim Kenney wants to be the next mayor of Philadelphia and Thursday he got the endorsement of Mayor Michael Nutter, the man he hopes to replace.]]>
<![CDATA[What Drivers Need to Know About Takata Air Bag Recall]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:27:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476352_1200x675_449015363856.jpg
Tens of millions of cars and trucks with potentially dangerous air bags have been recalled, making it the largest in the nation's history. Is your car on the list? NBC10's Tim Furlong reports what every...]]>
<![CDATA[Dump Truck Driver in Deadly NJ Crash Faces Charges]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:26:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476109_1200x675_449014851796.jpg
Daniel Everett, the dump truck driver allegedly involved in a deadly crash that sent a car into a New Jersey lake last summer, is now facing charges.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. Born Falcons Teach Lesson in Conservation, Protection]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:01:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476055_1200x675_449002563764.jpg
Two of three peregrine falcons that hatched on the ledge of an office building helped teach a lesson in conservation and protection in Pennsylvania's capitol Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Fire Dept Honors 4 Members, Civilian With Heroism Award]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 20:58:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/Philadelphia+Firefighter+Awards.JPG
A number of heroes were honored at the Philadelphia Fire Department Awards Ceremony in Northeast Philadelphia Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Women Rob South Philly Beauty Supply]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:51:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010475913_1200x675_448992323835.jpg
Police say two women robbed Cosmo Professional beauty supply along Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia and one of them pepper sprayed an employee.]]>
<![CDATA[Duo Caught on Cam Robbing Philly Bar]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:48:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010475902_1200x675_448985667893.jpg
Philadelphia police are looking for armed robbers shown in surveillance video holding up customers and a bartender at the Playmakers Bar on N 28th Street.]]>
<![CDATA[New City Pool Opens in Wilmington]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:13:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/generic+swimming+pool+water.jpg
The city pool, Princes Run, at Brown-Burton Winchester Park in Wilmington opens this weekend just in time for the holiday weekend.

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<![CDATA[Memorial Day Weekend Hits Poconos]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:11:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/203*120/Pcoonos+Water+Park+Girl+Smile.JPG
Memorial Day Weekend traditions aren't limited just to the coast. A lot of people are heading to the mountains and a long weekend in the Poconos. NBC10's Doug Shimell headed north to the Pocono Mountains.

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<![CDATA[Groups Spend Big Money to Battle Nasty Pest in Pa.]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 22:00:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/Spotted+Lanternfly.jpg
A Pennsylvania county's battle continues against a tiny insect that has caused big worries as officials look to stop the spread of the colorful pest.

Photo Credit: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture]]>
<![CDATA[19 Guns Stolen During Smash & Grab]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:48:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Suburban+Armory+Collingdale+Gun+Shop+Theft+Surveillance.jpg
A crew of burglars smashed their way into a Delaware County, Pennsylvania gun shop and stole 18 handguns and revolvers, police tell NBC10.

Photo Credit: NBC10 / Surveillance Image]]>
<![CDATA[Early Birds Arrive at Jersey Shore Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 18:21:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010474564_1200x675_448936003944.jpg
For many people, the unofficial start to summer, Memorial Day Weekend, has already started and more are heading that way. NBC10's Ted Greenberg reports from Atlantic City.]]>
<![CDATA[Sentence in Halloween Hit-and-Run]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 00:55:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/11-3-14-Jaquinn+Ramone+Bell+Booking+Photo+Halloween+Hit+Run.JPG
An Orange County, California, man was handed down a prison sentence Thursday after pleading guilty to a Halloween hit-and-run crashed that left three teen girls dead. Jaquinn Bell, 32, pleaded guilty in March to...]]>
<![CDATA[Cocaine, Gun Charges Dropped Against Rapper Trick Daddy]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:45:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/040414+trick+daddy+aka+maurice+young.jpg
Charges were dropped Thursday against Miami rapper Trick Daddy in his April 2014 cocaine and firearm arrest.

Photo Credit: Broward Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Man, 24, Shot Dead After Threatening Cops With Meat Cleaver: Source]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 17:36:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/elvin+diaz.jpg
A 24-year-old New Jersey man on probation who threatened police officers with a meat cleaver when they came to check on him after missing an appointment was shot and killed Thursday, a law enforcement source...]]>
<![CDATA[Recall: Restraint Could Break on Booster Seats]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 20:02:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OXO-Nest-Booster+Recall.jpg
The restraint on your child’s booster seat could potentially come loose and pose a fall threat to you child.

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<![CDATA[Biker Freed After Paying $1M Bond]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 19:42:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jeff-battey-inset.jpg
One of the 177 bikers arrested following a deadly shooting outside of a Waco, Texas, restaurant is free after paying a $1 million bond. Nine people were killed and another 18 were injured after an altercation...

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<![CDATA[This Week's Wednesday's Child]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 18:34:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/meaganvai.jpg
NBC10's Vai Sikahema introduces you to some of the area's amazing young people who dream of being connect to a loving forever family. Visit the Wednesday's Child Home Page on NBC10.com

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