<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSun, 22 Jan 2017 01:13:19 -0500Sun, 22 Jan 2017 01:13:19 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Heavy Rain, Strong Winds, Possible Flooding to Hit Area ]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:02:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rain-stock-breaking-148110839.jpg
A strong storm system now impacting the south with an outbreak of severe weather and tornadoes in that region will approach our area from the southwest to the northeast overnight into Sunday morning bringing in...]]>
<![CDATA[Del. River Bridge to Remain Closed at Least 2 Weeks ]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:11:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DRB_fracture_site.jpg
The Delaware River Turnpike Bridge will remain closed for at least two weeks after a crack was discovered in one of its trusses.

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<![CDATA[White House Slams Coverage of Inaugural Crowd Size]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:21:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/182*120/spicer-slams-size-inauguration.jpg
The new White House press secretary used his first press briefing to launch a furious tirade against media coverage of President Donald Trump's inauguration, calling it "shameful and wrong" for focusing on...

Photo Credit: AP/Inaugural Ceremonies Commission/Getty
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<![CDATA[Man Attacks Transgender Woman in Center City: Police ]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:10:51 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Man+Attacks+Transgender+Woman+_22240557.jpg
Police are searching for a man accused of attacking a transgender woman while yelling homophobic slurs in Center City Friday.

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<![CDATA[Man Stabs Grandmother to Death: Police ]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:03:27 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Man+Kills+Grandmother+Caesar+Place_22241245.jpg
A man stabbed his grandmother to death early Saturday evening in the Eastwick section of Philadelphia, according to investigators.

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<![CDATA[Gunman Sexually Assaults Woman in Front of Husband: Police]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:35:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chestnut+Hill+Home+Invasion+Sex+Assault_22240990.jpg
A gunman broke into a house in Chestnut Hill early Saturday and sexually assaulted a woman in front of her husband, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Analysis: How Russia Plans to Trump US as Superpower]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:54:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Putin.jpg
Just this week, Moscow hosted a summit of divided Palestinian factions that yielded a fresh unity agreement.And on Sunday, Russian diplomats will again unite prominent Syrian rebel groups and regime...

Photo Credit: Mikhail Klimentyev/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP]]>
<![CDATA['American Justice' for 'El Chapo']]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:39:58 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/el+chapo+ready+court+police.jpeg
It was a long time coming, but notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman finally walked into an American courtroom Friday, to face charges that he was the murderous architect of a 3-decade-long...

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<![CDATA[Philly Residents Asked to Join Fight Against Heroin Crisis]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:13:00 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/360+to+Philly+Panel.jpg
Federal agents looking to train and empower neighborhood residents to spearhead prevention efforts; Kenney administration vows to make major investment in reducing blight and providing services to Fairhill...

Photo Credit: Vince Lattanzio
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<![CDATA[Crack in Pa. & NJ Turnpike Bridge Forces Closure]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:48:53 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Delaware+River+Bridge+Crews+Welding.jpg
A crack in a steel truss on the Delaware River Bridge, which connects the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Turnpikes, has forced officials to close the span.

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<![CDATA[Thousands Flood Chicago Streets for Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:23:27 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000021722262_1200x675_859804227770.jpg
An estimated 250,000 people descended on the city for the Women's March on Chicago Saturday. Sky5 caught the view from above of the massive crowd at the rally.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Brothers Die, Mother Escapes During House Fire in Chester]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:10:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chester+fire1.jpg
Two brothers died in a house fire in Chester City, Delaware County.

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<![CDATA[Glitter, Glue, Girl Power: Posters at Philly Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:25:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dissent+post+Randy.jpg


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<![CDATA[From Antarctica to Europe: Women's Marches Around the World]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:01:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/London_England_1_March1.jpg
From Antarctica to the Netherlands, global marches and rallies for women's right were held around the world in solidarity with the hundreds of thousands of people gathered for the Women's March in Washington, as...

Photo Credit: Dan KitwoodGetty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Women's March Mosaic: Social Posts from Washington, DC]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:16:19 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dc-social-mosaic.jpg
The day after President Donald Trump's inauguration, hundreds of thousands of people gathered in rallies and marches across the globe in support of women's rights. The largest such march was in Washington D.C....]]>
<![CDATA['We Shall Over-Comb': The Best Signs of the Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:55:12 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/overcombfeuerherd.jpg
Protesters attitudes toward President Trump were on display on handmade signs at women's marches around the globe Saturday. Many of the signs were playful and whimsical, but conveyed a protest message.

Photo Credit: Riya Bhattacharjee
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<![CDATA[Watch Women's Marches From Across the Country]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:49:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/marches-streams-th.jpg
Hundreds of thousands of people massed in the nation's capital for the Women's March on Washington Saturday and more than 600 "sister marches" were underway across country. Other rallies in solidarity were...
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<![CDATA[Protester Punches White Nationalist Richard Spencer]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 12:39:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/richardspencerfeuerherdIBIB.jpg
White nationalist Richard Spencer was punched in the face during an on-camera interview with Australian Broadcasting Corporation News not far from President Trump's inauguration, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[What to Know About the Women's March on Philadelphia]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:48:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WomensMarchJan21.jpg
Here's everything you need to know if you're planning to attend the Women's March on Philadelphia -- or will be in Center City.

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<![CDATA['In God We Trust': World Newspapers React to Trump]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 07:29:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP17021357654857_opt.jpg
Newspapers around the world led with the news Saturday of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States and his bold declaration that "from this moment on it's going to be America...

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<![CDATA[Italy Bus Crash Kills 16 People Returning From School Trip]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:07:30 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP17021296752918_opt.jpg
Sixteen people were killed when a bus crashed and caught fire in Italy while carrying Hungarian teenagers home from a school trip, authorities said Saturday.Police commander Geralomo Lacquanita said the...

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<![CDATA[Philly Women Prepare to March Against Trump]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:59:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018945426_1200x675_859610179968.jpg
Tens of thousands of people are expected to flood the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia as they take part in the Women's March on Philadelphia on Saturday. The event will coincide with marches in...]]>
<![CDATA[Best Moments of the Presidential Inaugural Balls ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:19:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-632249496.jpg
See some of the best moments at the presidential inaugural balls held in honor of Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States.

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<![CDATA[Wife, Brother Charged After Husband's Remains Found in Tubs]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:00:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Adrienne+Smith+Orville+Cousins+Husband+Remains+Containers.jpg
The wife of a murdered New Jersey man whose remains were found in plastic containers in a Burlington County town, and her brother, have been charged with desecrating the victim's remains.

Photo Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Could Trump Shut Down an Investigation if He Wanted?]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:27:07 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17013713721598-Trump-head.jpg
The FBI is conducting a counterintelligence investigation into Russia's efforts to manipulate public opinion in the United States presidential election, examining how the operation was paid for and whether...

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Evan Vucci]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Officer Charged in Death of 8-Year-Old Daughter]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:45:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/Stratford+8+Year+Old+Death+Sailor+Lane+Righter.JPG
A Stratford police officer has been charged with child endangerment after prosecutors said his daughter was shot and killed in the family's South Jersey home his gun.

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<![CDATA[Eight-Year-Olds React to Presidential Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:48:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018942410_1200x675_859452483587.jpg
For some first-time inauguration watchers, Friday's events were confusing, but exciting. NBC10's Deanna Durante spoke to some grade school students to see what they thought of the inauguration.]]>
<![CDATA[Students Across the Region React to Inauguration]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:49:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB+Ted+6pm+-+18243828_22234858+copy.jpg
All eyes were on the inauguration on Friday, and students across our region weren't tuned out. As Ted Greenberg shows us, some students has mixed reactions to Friday's events.]]>
<![CDATA[Compare the Crowds: Obama and Trump Inaugurations]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 17:41:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/182*120/inaug-aerial-th.jpg
Donald Trump promised an “unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout” for his inauguration but crowd estimates, though difficult to gauge, appear to cast doubt on that claim.

Photo Credit: AP/Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies
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