<![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 Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:39:55 -0400 Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:39:55 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Local Hospital Saving Patients Trip to Doctor With Heart Monitor]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:20:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011438534_1200x675_498800707820.jpg
Temple University Hospital is now offering patients a mini-wireless heart monitor that will help protect users from heart failure without making trips to the doctors. Instead the device implanted in the...]]>
<![CDATA[Zimbabwe Safari Operator: Cecil the Lion Was 'Murdered']]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:01:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/stock-photo-portrait-of-cecil-116478045.jpg
Head of the Safari Operators Association of Zimbabwe has has joined in the chorus of condemnation over the killing of Cecil the lion, telling NBC News the animal's killing was far from sport. "We believe...

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<![CDATA[School Budget Impasse Worries Philly Students]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:58:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011438503_1200x675_498798659800.jpg
Some students worried about the future of their school when it comes to funding met with state Rep. Pamela DeLissio in Roxborough on Tuesday to express their concerns.]]>
<![CDATA[ALDI Grocery Store Looking for New Hires]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:46:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011437587_1200x675_498777155814.jpg
ALDI is holding several job fairs throughout the area between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday to fill positions at several closed Bottom Dollar grocery stores that will soon be reopened with the ALDI name.]]>
<![CDATA[Security Guards Needed for Pope Visit]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:44:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011437540_1200x675_498776131832.jpg
US Security Associates is holding a job fair to find 100 security guards needed for crowd control for the upcomong Pope visit in September. The fair will be held Wednesday morning 9-10 at the Pa Career...]]>
<![CDATA[Dad, Daughter Officers Celebrate National Night Out]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:30:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011439259_1200x675_498804291703.jpg
Families gathered throughout the Delaware Valley to show their commitment to town watch and crime fighting for National Night Out including Camden officers Gabriel Camacho and his daughter Gabrielle Camacho who...]]>
<![CDATA[Community, Police March for Justice for 5-Year-Old Girl Beaten by Intruder]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:25:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011437266_1200x675_498768963899.jpg
Friends, family and even Philadelphia Police officers marched for peace on the streets of North Philadelphia and called for justice for the 5-year-old girl kidnapped from her home and later found in the backyard...]]>
<![CDATA[Rally for Justice Calls for Federal Investigation Into Police-Involved Death]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:23:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Mayfair+Police+Shooting+Philadelphia+Police+Car+Brandon+Tate+Brown+Victim.jpg
A rally for justice will begin in Mayfair Wednesday for Brandon Tate-Brown who was shot and killed by officers last December because they believed he was going for a gun inside his rental car.

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<![CDATA[70 Yrs After Hiroshima: Nuke Bomb 'Should Never Be Used Again']]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:23:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_853713755353.jpg
The Japanese city of Hiroshima will early Thursday (7 p.m. ET Wednesday) mark 70 years since the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on the city, killing at least 60,000 people. Three days later, the second bomb killed...

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<![CDATA[Caught on Video: SUV Smashes Into Texas Goodwill Store]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:18:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/houston-goodwill.jpg
Four people were injured after an SUV slammed into a Texas Goodwill store Monday.

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<![CDATA[Philly Intersections Land in Top 10 for Red-Light Deaths]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 04:30:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/red_light_generic.jpg
Philadelphia has some of the deadliest intersections in the country.]]>
<![CDATA[UPS Truck Bursts Into Flames, Closes Road]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:01:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Furlong+UPS+Truck+Fire.JPG
A UPS truck burst into flames early Wednesday leaving a Bucks County road closed as crews worked to clear the mess.

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<![CDATA[Man Says He Saw POI Sexually Assault Missing NJ Boy]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:43:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Thomas-Butcavage-Mark-Himeb.jpg
A former prostitute is speaking out for the first time about a video that allegedly shows a man sexually abusing a New Jersey boy who went missing 24 years ago.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunman Shoots, Kills Man on Bike]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:11:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Berks+Street+Drive-by+Shooting.JPG
A shooting left a man riding his bicycle dead and his loved ones distraught.

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<![CDATA[AC Hotels Have Room for Pope's Visit]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:59:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011439226_1200x675_498802755908.jpg
Atlantic City hotel rooms are still available for Sept. 26 and 27 when Pope Francis will visit Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families. Meanwhile train tickets from Atlantic City to Philadelphia will...]]>
<![CDATA[First Israeli Jailed Without Trial in Sweep After West Bank Arson Attack]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:50:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mideast+Israel+Palestinians.jpg
Israel jailed a suspected Jewish militant without trial on Tuesday, the first application of the controversial measure against a citizen in a government-ordered crackdown following the lethal torching of...

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<![CDATA[2 Special Ops Airmen Killed During Free-Fall Training]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:44:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/150805-fatally-injured-special-tactics-air-men-jpo-328a_4ee02a5cd70385590f57bec60da030ea.nbcnews-fp-320-280.jpg
Two special forces airmen were killed during military free-fall training in Florida, the Air Force announced late Tuesday. Tech. Sgt. Timothy Officer Jr., 32, and Tech. Sgt. Marty Bettelyoun, 35, were...

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<![CDATA[GOP Candidates React to Being Excluded From Primetime Debate]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:53:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_457237193995.jpg
With the final lineup set for the first Republican presidential debate, the lowest polling candidates are reacting, some angrily, to being left out of the main event, NBC News reported. "The idea that they have...

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<![CDATA[Heavy Flames Pour From South Jersey Houses]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:29:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/217*120/Camden+Sheridan+Street+Fire.JPG
SkyForce10 captured the moments as heavy fire tore through some South Jersey homes Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[The People's Pope: Boy to Priest to Pope]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 19:37:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/seg+1+bergoglio+boy+to+man.JPG
To understand Pope Francis, you have to understand the country he grew up in -- and the times. NBC10's Jim Rosenfield spent time this summer with friends, colleagues and critics in the pope's homeland of...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Says Call Me After Phone Number Goes Public]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:54:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-465788664.jpg
Republican billionaire presidential candidate Donald Trump was unfazed when he got a taste of his own medicine Monday, using his leaked cell phone number to promote his Twitter account and campaign...]]>
<![CDATA[Fire at Northeast Philly Pizza Place]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:56:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pizza-Shop-Fire.jpg
Firefighters battled a fire at a pizza shop in Northeast Philadelphia.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. Turnpike Reopens After Fiery Crash]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:06:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/FieryCrash.PNG
All lanes have reopened on the Pennsylvania Turnpike following a fiery crash Tuesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Fire Forces Residents From Apartments]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:37:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/Cumru+Township+Fire+Shillington+Arms.JPG
Fire forced dozens of residents out of their Pennsylvania apartments overnight.

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<![CDATA[Sheriff: Pensacola Triple Murder May Be Tied to Blue Moon]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:20:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_548751447607.jpg
A triple homicide in Florida is suspected to be a "Wiccan ritual killing" related to last week's "blue" moon, police said Tuesday, NBC News reported. Voncile Smith, 77, and her two sons, Richard, 49, and John...

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<![CDATA[Pennsylvania Pushes for Speed Cameras on Major Highways]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:38:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Work-Zone-Speed-Cameras.jpg
A Pennsylvania Senate bill would push for speed cameras on major highways. NBC10's George Spencer has the details.]]>
<![CDATA[Jimmy Rollins Receives Standing Ovation]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 00:06:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jimmy-Rollins-Standing-Ovat.jpg
Phillies fans showed respect to Jimmy Rollins during his return to Philly.
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<![CDATA[WATCH: Lexus' Magnet-Powered Hoverboard Debuts]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:24:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lexus-Slide-Hoverboard.jpg
Where this hoverboard is going, you won't need roads ... just a lot of intense magnets. Lexus has revealed the inner workings of a hoverboard it teased in June, and while it may not be the "Back to the...

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<![CDATA[National Night Out]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:42:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/National-Night-Out-Lower-Me.jpg
Many communities celebrated National Night Out Tuesday. Police officers and firefighters spent the night hanging out with neighbors enjoying live entertainment and summertime treats.]]>
<![CDATA[Lightning Strikes Jersey Shore]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:22:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wildwood-Lightning.jpg
Residents in Wildwood and other Jersey Shore communities received quite a show Tuesday night when lightning lit up the night sky as storms moved through the area.

Photo Credit: Joseph Casasanto ]]>
<![CDATA[Son Stabs Dad to Death Inside Home: Police]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:47:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Langhorne-Fatal-Stabbing.jpg
A man is now in custody after he allegedly stabbed his father to death inside a Bucks County home.

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<![CDATA[Summer Heat Dangers]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 22:41:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly-Heat-Dangers.jpg
Tuesday marked the 8th straight day we reached 90 degrees. This summer heat wave is a good reminder to keep an eye on the elderly. NBC10’s Rosemary Connors is in West Philadelphia with more.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Bride Asks Grandma to be a Bridesmaid]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:51:29 -0400 Sweetwater Portraits captured the day.]]> Sweetwater Portraits captured the day.]]> http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/08_Please_Touch_Museum_Wedding.jpg
An 89-year-old grandma shows that you are never too old to stand in the spotlight.

Photo Credit: Sweetwater Portraits]]>
<![CDATA[Raise a Glass! Beer's Likely Coming to Area Wawa]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 05:17:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wawa-Beer-Sales.jpg
Shoppers will now be able to pick up a six-pack of beer at a Delaware County Wawa.]]>
<![CDATA[The People's Pope: The Dirty War]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:06:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/seg+3+estela+young+b+and+w+photo.JPG
Pope Francis has faced controversy in his homeland. NBC10's Jim Rosenfield went to Argentina this summer and talked with friends and critics about the country's Dirty War and accusations made against the pope.]]>
<![CDATA[Take a Sneak Peek at the Gloucester Premium Outlets]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:10:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Gloucester-Premium-Outlets.jpg
The countdown is on for the grand opening of the Gloucester Premium Outlets in Blackwood, NJ. Doors open Thursday August 13th, but NBC10's Cydney Long got to take a sneak peek of the shops and new amenities.]]>