<![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 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:10:33 -0400 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:10:33 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Jury Selection for Deadly Street Racing Case Begins]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:08:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011062686_1200x675_478961731994.jpg
Jury selection begins today for a deadly drag racing incident that left a mother and her three sons dead. NBC10's Matt DeLucia reports that one of two men pleaded guilty and the other is going to trial.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Accused of Opening Fire on Police Due in Court]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:06:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011062557_1200x675_478950467982.jpg
Charles Nystico, the man accused of opening fire on police, as well as setting several fires in Chester, is due in court on Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Independence Blue Cross Dollar Day for Indego Bikes]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:05:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Indego+Philly+Bike+Share+Generic+Bike+Share+Philadelphia.jpg
Independence Blue Cross is teaming up with Indego Bike Stations on Tuesday to offer half an hour rides for a dollar.

Photo Credit: Emma Lee - WHYY]]>
<![CDATA[Bullet Strikes 6-Year-Old Playing Basketball Behind Home]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:47:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/6-Year-Old+Boy+Shot+Grays+Ferry+Basketball.JPG
Gunfire rang out as a group of young people – family and friends – playing basketball in Philadelphia late Monday night leaving a 6-year-old boy hospitalized.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Feral Cat Attacks NY Town Residents]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:08:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/feral+cat+orangetown.jpg
A sickly feral cat has been terrorizing a suburban New York town, attacking unsuspecting residents and small pets, authorities and neighbors say. Police in Orangetown say a black cat has been on the attack...

Photo Credit: Joe Soldano]]>
<![CDATA[Car Crash Leaves Hole in Trucking Company Building]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:56:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/Port+Richmond+Trucking+Business+Crash+Bricks.JPG
A car slammed into a Philadelphia trucking business leaving a large hole in the side of the building.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Painting Day for World Meeting of Families Mural]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:25:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011062526_1200x675_478945347526.jpg
Tuesday is painting day at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for a mural honoring the Pope's visit to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families.]]>
<![CDATA[World Cup Champs, NJ Natives Return Home to the States]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:49:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011062977_1200x675_478983747906.jpg
The 2015 US Women's World Cup Champions -- including New Jersey natives Christie Rampone and Carli Lloyd -- returned home to the states on Monday night for a celebration.]]>
<![CDATA[Young Volunteers Help Clean Up Low-Income Housing]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:04:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011062832_1200x675_478970947624.jpg
A Southern Baptist Youth Group known as "World Changers" are scheduled to help paint, landscape and clean up buildings owned by the Philadlephia Housing Authority.]]>
<![CDATA[Siren Warning Near Artificial Island]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:22:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tornado+siren+generic.jpg
Officials will be testing the sirens on Tuesday near the Artificial Island in Salem and Cumberland counties as well as Delaware.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[FEMA to Display New Flood Maps for the Public]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:41:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/flooding+generic+722_406.jpg
FEMA is rolling out new flood maps for the public on Tuesday that will determine insurance rates for homes.

Photo Credit: Cynthia Faram]]>
<![CDATA[Damage Closes Historic Covered Bridge]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011061638_1200x675_478919747721.jpg
The Knox Covered Bridge at Valley Forge National Historic Park is closed because a large vehicle hit it on Yellow Spring Road.]]>
<![CDATA[NJ Teens Inspired by U.S. Women's World Cup Win]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:57:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000007767627_1200x675_478505539936.jpg
The USA Women's Soccer Team is still riding high after winning the World Cup last night. Reporter Brian Thompson tracked down some "winners in training" in Matawan.]]>
<![CDATA[Video Captures Dozens of Horses on the Loose in NJ]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:56:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/horses+on+the+loose+nj.jpg
Cellphone video captured dozens of loose horses trotting through a New Jersey township and being corralled by officials.]]>
<![CDATA[Pope Francis: Slum Priest]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:03:17 -0400 Kids are kids. Until they know any different.
Pope Francis is known as a "slum priest" in his homeland of Argentina. For him, it's a term of endearment. These photographs were taken inside one of the poorest neighborhoods in the pope's homeland. They're called Villas (pronounced VEE-shahs) and this is what life if like in Villa 18, about an hour away from the center of the bustling capitol city of Buenos Aires.These kids are playing outside on a Saturday morning. The vibrant color and sassy faces distract you from the smell of raw sewage. Proper sanitation is a basic need that's not met. Those muddy little hands not only wreak, they lead to an exhaustive cycle of poor health. ]]>
Kids are kids. Until they know any different.
Pope Francis is known as a "slum priest" in his homeland of Argentina. For him, it's a term of endearment. These photographs were taken inside one of the poorest neighborhoods in the pope's homeland. They're called Villas (pronounced VEE-shahs) and this is what life if like in Villa 18, about an hour away from the center of the bustling capitol city of Buenos Aires.These kids are playing outside on a Saturday morning. The vibrant color and sassy faces distract you from the smell of raw sewage. Proper sanitation is a basic need that's not met. Those muddy little hands not only wreak, they lead to an exhaustive cycle of poor health. ]]>
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Pope Francis is known as a "slum priest" in his homeland of Argentina. For him, it's a term of endearment. These photographs were taken inside one of the poorest neighborhoods in the pope's homeland.

Photo Credit: Karen Araiza]]>
<![CDATA[Conn. 7-Month-Old Still Missing]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:50:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AAden+Moreno+Middletown.jpg
Police have ended their initial search for the body of a 7-month-old who may have plunged into the Connecticut River when his suicidal father jumped off the Arrigoni Bridge in Middletown late Sunday night.

Photo Credit: Silver Alert and NBCConnecticut.com]]>
<![CDATA[Police Chase Leads to Crash in Philly]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 05:25:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Overbrook-Police-Chase.jpg
At least one person was hurt after a police chase ended in a crash in the Overbrook section of Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Battle Fire at Payless Store in Upper Darby]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 23:29:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Payless-ShoeSource-Fire.jpg
Crews are battling a fire at a Payless Shoe store in Upper Darby.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Mom Dies After Philadelphia Stabbing]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 23:36:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Anita-Cotton-Lead.jpg
A 17-year-old teen mom died early Sunday morning after police say she was stabbed in a drugstore parking lot in Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: Family Photo ]]>
<![CDATA[Sharks Spotted Off NJ Beaches, Swimmers Called Ashore]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 07:03:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Shark+sightings+in+Avalon.jpg
Lifeguards in two Jersey Shore towns called swimmers out of the Atlantic Ocean Monday afternoon after spotting sharks close to shore.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Gesner Fire Victim Misses 'Carebears,' Wants To Move Back]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:13:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/teenamarie_shaw_gesner1.jpg
Fire victim Teenamarie Shaw and her family of six are struggling to go on one year after a treacherous blaze ripped through the 6500 block of Gesner Street, killing four small children, annihilating eight homes...

Photo Credit: Sarah J. Glover
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<![CDATA[More Charges in Jewelers' Row Abduction]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 17:13:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jewelry+Store+Victim+Walks+Into+Parking+Garage.jpg
More charges have been filed in the kidnapping and torture of a woman who worked along Philadelphia’s Jewelers’ Row.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Dry Town May Allow Craft Brewery]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 19:14:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011055533_1200x675_478348355953.jpg
A dry town in Camden County may soon allow craft breweries. Monday, Collingswood introduced an ordinance that may be approved as early as August.]]>
<![CDATA[Dump Truck Overturns on Route 1 in Delaware]]> Mon, 06 Jul 2015 19:47:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Overturned-Dump-Truck-Delaw.jpg
A dump truck driver is recovering after his vehicle overturned on Route 1 in Delaware Monday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Mason Hudock ]]>
<![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

Photo Credit: NBC10.com]]>