<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:20 -0400 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:20 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man, 74, Convicted of '80s Killings]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:14:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/samuellittlecourt011113.jpg
A 74-year-old man was convicted Tuesday of the serial murders of three women who were strangled to death and dumped in alleys in the Los Angeles area in the 1980s. Samuel Little is facing life in prison without...]]>
<![CDATA[Doc Cured of Ebola Thought He'd Die]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:50:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Lauer+Brantly+Interview+090214.jpg
Heartbroken and inconsolable, a Philadelphia woman is searching for answers after the deadly Ebola virus took the lives of two of her children in the span of just a few weeks.

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<![CDATA[Philly Teachers Prepare for New Challenges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:52:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008007625_1200x675_324525635699.jpg
Philadelphia Public School teachers returned to school Tuesday to get ready for their incoming students. NBC10's Rosemary Connors has the details on teacher preparation and challenges due to the ongoing...]]>
<![CDATA[Students Deal With Back to School Heat]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:59:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Heat_Generic_Sun_Generic.jpg
NBC10's Christine Maddela reports from Lower Merion High School in Ardmore, PA where students are back to school and sweating it out with these unusually hot temperatures.

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<![CDATA[$1.4B Fine for Fatal 2010 Gas Blast]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:56:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bruno5.jpg
The 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi said that the weapon was "too much for her," according to a police report released Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Man Struck in Hit-and-Run in Nicetown]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:14:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Nicetown-Hunting-Park-Hit-a.jpg
A northeastern Pennsylvania district attorney is investigating whether a 15-year-old girl, driving an SUV packed with teens, was speeding around a curve when the vehicle crashed this weekend killing three...]]>
<![CDATA[Locals Deal With September Heat]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:34:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Made-in-America-Water-Man-Cool.jpg
With the September heat, parents, teachers, and coaches need to make sure kids are not overexerting themselves. NBC10's Cydney Long is live in Evesham Township with more on how to beat the heat.

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<![CDATA[Victim's Video Shown During Regusters Trial]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:29:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fred+Harrison+Christina+Regusters+Sketch.jpg
A boy playing on a New Jersey beach has unearthed a 10,000-year-old arrowhead possibly used by ancient Native Americans to spear fish or hunt mastodon.

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<![CDATA[Driver in Critical Due to Car Fire on I-95]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:33:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Car-Fire-I-95-Delaware.jpg
A police report released on Tuesday reveals new details on the death of a shooting instructor who was accidentally shot by a 9-year-old girl.

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<![CDATA[HIV Suspect to Stay Off Dating App]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:04:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/thomas+guerra+0902.jpg
A Long Island woman was arrested after she was allegedly found sitting in a parked car half-conscious with several bags of heroin and a baby sweating profusely in the back

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<![CDATA[Thief Steals $140K in Gold From Car]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:01:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Gold-Stolen-From-Car.jpg
A Brooklyn man was arrested after he allegedly left two children alone inside a car while gambling at a local casino.

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<![CDATA[Man Leaves Kids in Car While Gambling: Police]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:30:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sands-Casino-Bethlehem-Facebook.jpg
A Brooklyn man was arrested after he allegedly left two children alone inside a car while gambling at a local casino.

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<![CDATA[Michael Sam May Sign With Dallas Cowboys: Report]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:33:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP865141898162.jpg
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, is scheduled to undergo a physical exam with the Dallas Cowboys and could join the Cowboys' practice squad, according to NFL.com.

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<![CDATA[New Details Emerge on Girl Who Accidentally Killed Uzi Instructor]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:28:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mohave-Kid-Shooting-NJ.jpg
A police report released on Tuesday reveals new details on the death of a shooting instructor who was accidentally shot by a 9-year-old girl.

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<![CDATA[9-Year-Old Boy Shot in the Head]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:13:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/Child+Shot+in+Tacony.JPG
A man survived being shot in the back overnight.

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<![CDATA[Girl Was Speeding Before Crash That Killed 3 Boys: Witness]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:39:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Council+Rock+South+Teens+Killed+SUV+Crash.jpg
Don DeZarn said he was told by Princeton officials that he could not use medicinal marijuana and work in his job as senior operations manager of campus dining.

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<![CDATA[Mom Accused of Driving Drunk With Son in Car: Police]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:11:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dwi+generic.jpg
A Staten Island teenager died after collapsing during varsity football practice Monday morning, officials say. Miles Kirkland, a 16-year-old junior, collapsed during practice and was pronounced dead at Richmond...]]>
<![CDATA[Seniors Protest Lack of Security]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:28:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008004443_1200x675_324393027684.jpg
Seniors protested outside the Gladys B Jacobs facility in the Spring Garden section of the city. They are upset over the lack of 24-hour security at the Philadelphia Housing Authority senior center.]]>
<![CDATA[Fast Food Workers March in Labor Day Parade]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:07:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008003082_1200x675_324325443598.jpg
Fast food workers marched in the Labor Day Parade aiming to call attention to its fight for $15 an hour and the right to form a union. They plan to rally in Center City asking for the increase.]]>
<![CDATA[Coatesville Needs More Volunteer Firefighters]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:06:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Firefighter-generic-0214.jpg
The Coatesville Fire Bureau is asking for more volunteer firefighters after $50,000 was spent for overtime over the past seven months.

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<![CDATA[Chain-Reaction Tunnel Crash Hurts 7]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:33:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chain+reaction+crash+newer.jpg
A flight from LaGuardia International Airport to Palm Beach International Airport had to divert after a pair of passengers got into a fight over a reclining seat, according to published reports.

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<![CDATA[Escapee Accused of Stabbing Officer Due in Court]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:24:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/matthew_miller_stabbed_cop.jpg
In the final moments of Atlantic City's $2.4 billion gamble, the doors to the Revel were chained off as the failed casino took its final bets.

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<![CDATA[Presidential Name Switch for Rec Center]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:51:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008002264_1200x675_324306499961.jpg
A council meeting will be held where Burlington County residents can express their feelings over a vote to change the presidential name of a local rec center to honor President Barrack Obama.]]>
<![CDATA[Testimony Resumes in Child Abduction Trial]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:30:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008002382_1200x675_324311619772.jpg
Prosecutors are expected to call forensics and law enforcement experts to the stand as testimony continues Tuesday in the trial of Christina Regusters who's accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting...]]>
<![CDATA[Take My Sweat, Please: Tennis' Gross Ritual]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:02:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/tennis+towel+toss+to+ballboy.jpg
Here's what's happening across the United States and around the world today.

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<![CDATA[In Case You Missed It: Yesterday's Top Stories]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:51:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/0328179c98344ac8a7b229429193537a.jpg
Take a look at some of yesterday's most interesting local stories.]]>
<![CDATA[From Paper to Paper Towels; Extra Expenses Added for Students]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:59:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008001193_1200x675_324301891823.jpg
Philadelphia public school students are being asked to bring supplies for both their desk and the classroom.]]>
<![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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