<![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, 27 Feb 2015 10:20:42 -0500 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:20:42 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Thick Ice Causing Problems on Waterways]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:14:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009614468_1200x675_405341763699.jpg
The recent snow and ice in our area requires the Coast Guard to use a special boat to cut through the ice that has formed on nearby waterways, including the Delaware River, to ensure business runs as usual.]]>
<![CDATA[Camelback Looks to Hire 600 for New Water Ppark]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:15:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/searworldwp2.jpg
Camelback Resort is hosting a job fair on Friday evening and Saturday morning from to fill 600 positions for its new indoor water park Aquatopia that opens this April.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of SeaWorld San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Gov. Wolf in Philly to Unveil Plan for Older Pennsylvanians]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:18:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/Tom+Wolf+Innauguration.JPG
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf will be in Philadelphia on Friday to introduce a plan for improving community-based healthcare services for seniors as 15 percent of the state's population is age 65 and older.

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<![CDATA[9 Dead in Missouri Shootings]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:17:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/119818994.jpg
Officials say there are seven gunshot victims, a suspected shooter, and a woman who appears to have died of natural causes.

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<![CDATA[Philly Archbishop Wants You to Open Your Home]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:26:16 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Charles-Chaput.jpg
The leader of Philadelphia’s Catholics is urging his flock to show some brotherly love during Pope Francis’ visit to the city.

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<![CDATA[Trucker Used Hydraulic Bumper to Avoid GWB Toll: Police]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:41:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GWB+bumper+device.jpg
Police arrested a 45-year-old man for allegedly using a mechanical bumper on the front of his truck to lift and conceal his license plate so that E-ZPass cameras couldn't identify him after he blew through...

Photo Credit: PAPD
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<![CDATA[Arrest Made After Police Release Ice Video]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:49:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/robber-on-ice-darby.jpg
Police in Delaware County have made an arrest after releasing video of a man and a woman caught on surveillance cameras during a home burglary.
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<![CDATA[Car Slides Under Philly School Bus]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:03:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/236*120/West+Oak+Lane+Homer+Street+Philadelphia+school+Bus+Crash.JPG
A car slid under a school bus with children on board in Philadelphia Friday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC10 - Pete Kane]]>
<![CDATA[Car Crashes Into Firehouse Garage Door]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:28:28 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Car+Into+Fire+House+Philadelphia+Wissinoming.JPG
A car crashed into the garage door of a Philadelphia fire house, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Dies at 86]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:14:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP861620179640.jpg
Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86. Lloyd made his NBA debut in 1950 for the Washington Capitals, just before fellow black players Sweetwater Clifton and Chuck Cooper...

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Bad Night's Sleep Leads to Poor Eating: Study]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:48:51 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/better+sleep.jpg
A study conducted by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania revealed that people who don't get a good night's sleep will tend to crave fattier foods and often leads to poor eating choices the next day.]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Faces Sentencing for Biting Girl's Lip]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:12:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009614045_1200x675_405328963812.jpg
Pemberton officer Jason Kreig pleaded guikty to child endangerment charges from an incident when he bit an 11-year-old's lip inside her bedroom according to police. Kreig was initially facing harsher charges of...]]>
<![CDATA[10 at 7: What You Need to Know Today]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:07:02 -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[NJ Priest Accused of Child Porn]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:02:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/196*120/Priest+Arrest+Mark+Haynes.JPG
The FBI arrested Mark Haynes, a priest who served at several local churches in our area. Haynes is accused of posting nude pictures of children on social media and sending nude emails to a 14-year-old girl.]]>
<![CDATA[Blaze Breaks Out at NJ Duplex]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:49:32 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/palisades+fire.jpg
A fire broke out inside a Palisades Park duplex in New Jersey Thursday evening, injuring at least one firefighter.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Shot in the Buttocks in Philly]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:54:47 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/Strawberry+Mansion+Shooting+Buttocks+31st+Street.JPG
A man was shot in the buttocks in Philadelphia, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Gas Leak Forces Residents Out Into Cold]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:11:51 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009614402_1200x675_405341251858.jpg
Three homes on Mildred Street in South Philadelphia were evacuated early Friday morning and those residents were forced out into the cold because of a carbon monoxide leak that officials say was caused by...]]>
<![CDATA[NJ College Sends 3K Acceptance Notices in Error]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:27:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/college+campus+generic.jpg
New Jersey's Kean University sent acceptance notices to nearly 3,000 students in error.]]>
<![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:58:22 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mirella-Rodriguez.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting stories.]]>
<![CDATA[KFC to Serve Edible Coffee Cups in U.K.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:29:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/kfc+edible+coffee+cup+scoff-ee.jpg
Chicken lovers in the United Kingdom have a new treat to try -- edible coffee cups that will be served at KFC restaurants.

Photo Credit: Oliver Dixon/KFC]]>
<![CDATA[Bitterly Cold Friday]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:56:12 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009612773_1200x675_405269059840.jpg
We're in for a very cold Friday morning and maybe even some winter weather this weekend. NBC10 First Alert Meteoroloist Sheena Parveen has the forecast.]]>
<![CDATA[How Are School Officials Protecting Against Predators?]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:53:41 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009612626_1200x675_405268547723.jpg
After more than a dozen students came forward to say a Delaware County teacher sexually assaulted them, NBC10's Nefertiti Jaquez confronted district leaders at a school board meeting about how they handled the...]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Wants to Cleanup and It May Cost You]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:35:25 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_plastic_bag_ban_115.gif
Environmentalists are pushing City Council to act on a plan to charge customers for each plastic bag they take away from the grocery store in an effort to clean up Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[FCC's Net Neutrality Ruling]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:23:47 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009612054_1200x675_405259331615.jpg
The Federal Communications Commission ruled internet service providers cannot give faster service based on how much customers are willing to pay. NBC10's Harry Hairston has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[FCC's Net Neutrality Regulations]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:03:30 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009612014_1200x675_405253187698.jpg
The FCC has agreed to impose strict regulations aimed at enforcing what is called "net neutrality." Internet providers will be prohibited from granting faster access to companies that pay for the privilege.]]>
<![CDATA[Abduction Attempts in Reading Area]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:00:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009611992_1200x675_405249603800.jpg
After a series of attempted abductions in and around Reading, including two this week, police and school officials are teaming up to put the region on high alert. NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Parents Outraged Over School Openings]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:41:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009611140_1200x675_405224003960.jpg
Dangerous road conditions this morning are exactly why some Atlantic City parents are upset because despite the snow, some schools opened as usual with no delays. NBC10's Ted Greenberg has the story.]]>
<![CDATA[Big Change, Expansion Coming to MCCC]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:18:38 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009611142_1200x675_405227075505.jpg
Montgomery County Community College is preparing for a building boom and the school's 45,000 students agree that an expansion is needed. NBC10's Deanna Durante has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Maid Burned, Beaten in Home: NYPD]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:06:11 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/maid+beaten+bayside+queens.jpg
A Queens couple allegedly kidnapped and tortured their housekeeper inside their home when they thought she was stealing from them, then drove to her home and ransacked the place while holding her at knifepoint...]]>
<![CDATA[AA Named in Lawsuit After Passenger Dies]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:38:24 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/aa+suit.jpg
A passenger on an American Airlines flight died after she had trouble breathing and was forced to give up her oxygen, according to a lawsuit.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News
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<![CDATA[Teen Shot While Sitting in Car]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:05:49 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Northampton+Shooting.JPG
The victim was shot in the lower back and was transported to the hospital.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[This Week's Wednesday's Child]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 17:34:19 -0500 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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