<![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 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:48:42 -0400 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:48:42 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Suspect Charged in Killing of Texas Sheriff's Deputy]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:08:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/goforth-harriscounty.jpg
A 30-year-old man has been charged with capital murder in the "execution-style" shooting of a deputy at a suburban Houston gas station, authorities announced Saturday afternoon, NBC News reported. Shannon

Photo Credit: Harris County Sheriff's Office/NBC 5 News
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<![CDATA[P.F. Chang's Worker Fatally Stabbed]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:46:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PF+Chang+Best+082915.JPG
One P.F. Chang's kitchen worker was stabbed to death Saturday, allegedly by another, at the restaurant in Peabody, Massachusetts. Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said 53-year-old Jaquan Huston...

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<![CDATA[Arson Fire Injures Man, Woman in Philly]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:33:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Loring-Street-Arson-Fire.jpg
A man and a woman are recovering after an arson fire in the Holmesburg section of the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Fans Cheer on Eagles During Preseason Game]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:46:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fans-Cheer-on-Eagles.jpg
Fans were out in full force to cheer on the Eagles as they took on the Packers in a preseason matchup. NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal spoke with fans who are excited about the upcoming season.]]>
<![CDATA[Close Encounter With Hammerhead]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:10:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hammerhead-shark-la-jolla.gif
A group of kayakers captured their close encounter with a hammerhead shark off the San Diego coast on Saturday, which prompted lifeguards to close down nearby beaches. Their incredible video shows the 8-...
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<![CDATA[Calif. Hiker Found Alive After Missing for More Than a Week]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:26:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Missing_Hiker.jpg
A 62-year-old woman who vanished while hiking in California was found alive Saturday — more than a week after she was separated from the group she was traveling with, police said, NBC News reported.

Photo Credit: Fresno County Sheriff's Office]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands Run With Kevin Hart During Philly 5K ]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:34:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kevin-Hart-Run.jpg
Thousands of people joined superstar comedian Kevin Hart for a 5K run in Philadelphia Saturday morning.
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<![CDATA[Malcolm Jenkins Hosts Football Camp]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:36:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Malcolm-Jenkins-Football-Cl.jpg
Eagles’ player Malcolm Jenkins hosted a two day camp, with 400 kids attending, on a Saturday in late June. His love for football shows during his camp when he shares the game he loves with the young future...]]>
<![CDATA[Walter Thurmond Uses Passion for Film to Help Local Children]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:39:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Walter-Thurmond.jpg
Philadelphia Eagles’ player Walter Thurmond has a passion for movie making that runs deep and he’s not keeping it to himself. In July, Thurmond teamed up with Big Picture Alliance and had students interested in...]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Fans Gear Up At Xfinity Live]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:17:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eagles-Fans-Xfinity-Live.jpg
Eagles fans are getting ready to watch the third pre-season game on the big screens at Xfinity Live. NBC10’s Randy Gyllenhaal reports on how fans are feeling about who should play in the upcoming game.]]>
<![CDATA[Katrina Victims Remember the Storm]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:27:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/193*120/katrina-18.jpg
Saturday marks the 10-year anniversary of the day Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast. NBC10’s Jesse Gary spoke to people in the area who were personally affected by the disaster.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Annual Hispanic Heritage Mass in Philly]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:07:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/Hispanic-Heritage-Mass.jpg
The 10th annual Hispanic Heritage Mass took place Saturday afternoon at Holy Innocents Church in Juniata.]]>
<![CDATA[Gas Station Employee Gropes Woman: Police]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:22:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bijay-Lama.jpg
A local gas station employee was arrested Saturday after he allegedly groped a woman.

Photo Credit: Radnor Police ]]>
<![CDATA[Boy Allegedly Abducted by Dad Found Safe]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:20:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/172*120/Boy+Abducted.jpg
A two-year-old boy who was allegedly taken by his father was found safe Saturday, according to police.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Police]]>
<![CDATA[NJ High School Community Rallying For #1 Fan]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:42:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Bruce+Jackson.jpg
Bruce Jackson has always been there for the students and athletes of Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees, New Jersey.

Photo Credit: The Bruce Jackson GoFundMe Page]]>
<![CDATA[Beer Delivery by Drone During Pope’s Philly Visit?]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:27:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/MCGillins1.jpg
An iconic bar is letting its patrons know that during the Pope’s time in Philadelphia, they will get you your favorite adult beverage whether it’s by land or air.
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<![CDATA[Delaware Boy, 17, Accused of Impersonating Cop]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:51:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Edward_Steele_Jr.jpg
A 17-year-old from Delaware has been charged with impersonating an officer.

Photo Credit: Delaware State Police]]>
<![CDATA[Car Strikes Bicyclist in Center City]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:24:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/Biker+Struck+Car+Center+City.JPG
A female bicyclist suffered broken bones after she was struck by a car in downtown Philadelphia early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Man Pistol-Whipped, Shot in Logan]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:45:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/200*120/Elwood+Street+Shooting.JPG
Police are searching for a suspect who shot and pistol-whipped a man in Philadelphia early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[10 Years Later, Thousands Still Live With Katrina Damage]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:48:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/jerry-reed-backyard-nola.jpg
Pulling up to Jerry Reed's house in St. Roch neighborhood is like stepping back in time to August 2005, when Hurricane Katrina ripped through the area, devastating everything in its path.

Photo Credit: NBC News
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<![CDATA[Coast Guardsmen Remember Katrina]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:50:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/katrina-coast-guard-rescuers-remember.jpg
As the whole country reflects on the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina a decade later, two Coast Guard rescue swimmers who helped save thousands described seeing a submerged New Orleans. Lt.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 San Diego]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands Run With Kevin Hart in Philly]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:45:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/CNlFjsDXAAAX5SX.jpg
Kevin Hart and the Nike Running Club came together to run a 5K around the Philadelphia Art Museum to help support healthy living.

Photo Credit: Monique Braxton]]>
<![CDATA[Annual Naked Bike Ride in Philly]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:31:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011750464_1200x675_515678787527.jpg
The annual Naked Bike Ride is in Philly Saturday; be sure to wear your helmet and plenty of sunscreen.]]>
<![CDATA[Rapunzel is Available For Adoption]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:30:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011750467_1200x675_515678275947.jpg
Rapunzel is a 6-year-old mix with Pennsylvania SPCA looking to be adopted. You can find her and other friends at the adoption event at the PPL Park during the Union game between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Feltonville Boy, 10, Found Safe]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:19:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/178*120/Malachi_Foday1.jpg
Philadelphia police say a 10-year-old boy who had been missing since Friday night was found safe at a friend’s house.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Police]]>
<![CDATA[Fundraiser Held to Raise Money for Family of Fallen Officer]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:54:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011750342_1200x675_515657795614.jpg
Fundraisers held for family of fallen Police Sergeant.]]>
<![CDATA[Northeast Philly Apartment Fire Displaces Dozens]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:36:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/199*120/Northeast+Philly+Apartment+Fire.JPG
One person was injured and nearly two dozen people are displaced after a fire ripped through an apartment complex in Northeast Philadelphia early Saturday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Thai Police Arrest Suspect in Bangkok Tourist Shrine Bombing]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 06:09:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sketch19.JPG
Police in Thailand arrested a suspect in the deadly Bankok bombing that killed 20 people at a crowded Shrine earlier this month. National police spokesman Prawut Thavornsiri told Reuters that the suspect...

Photo Credit: Deputy Police Chief, Royal Thai Police]]>
<![CDATA[Egypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters to Prison]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 05:46:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/451087480.jpg
An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to three years in prison in a long-running trial criticized by press freedom advocates worldwide. Judge Hassan Farid said he issued his verdict in...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Obama Appoints First Special Envoy for Hostage Affairs]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:50:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/obama+climate.JPG
President Barack Obama appointed the country's first special envoy for hostage affairs following a review of the government's current hostage policies, the White House announced on Friday. Former State...

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Sarah Palin Lobs Softballs at Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 04:03:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP342668398395.jpg
Sarah Palin hosted Republican candidates Donald Trump, Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz on her show, "On Point with Sarah Palin," for a friendly interview Friday that steered clear of the tough questions they faced...

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Texas Sheriff's Deputy Gunned Down at Gas Station]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:01:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/Harris+County+Presser.jpg
Authorities were questioning a person of interest Saturday in the "execution-style" shooting of a uniformed Texas sheriff's deputy, while warning that "dangerous rhetoric" against law enforcement has "gotten out...

Photo Credit: NBC News
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<![CDATA[24/7 Chinatown Food Court Set to Open]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:53:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011746585_1200x675_515510851623.jpg
If you're craving Chinese food at any all hours of the day, you're in luck! An around-the-clock food court is set to open in Chinatown in February.]]>
<![CDATA[Legionnaires Disease Confirmed at San Quentin Prison]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:14:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/211*120/prisonmain.PNG
Officials at California's San Quentin Prison confirmed at least one case of Legionnaires' disease on prison premises. Officials said one prisoner had undergone tests at a hospital outside the prison facility...]]>
<![CDATA[Officer Accuses Chief of Sexual Advances, Fights for Job]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:12:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Haddn+Township+Police+Jason+DeMent.jpg
A former South Jersey police officer suffering from a degenerative condition who wants his job back is suing his former boss for making unwanted sexual advances.]]>
<![CDATA[Pope Home Renters Not Getting What They Want]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:11:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/For+rent+generic+sign+722.jpg
Thousands of people are trying to make big bucks by renting their rooms or homes during the Pope's visit. NBC10's Drew Smith reports there are still thousands of vacancies just weeks before Pope Francis...]]>
<![CDATA[Skunk Tests Positive for Rabies in South Jersey]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:08:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_zorrillo_mofeta_skunk_rabia_rabid.jpg
A skunk tested postive for rabies in Camden County.

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<![CDATA[Synthetic Marijuana Arrest in Pa.]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:07:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011743888_1200x675_515357251758.jpg
Police arrested Manuel Lopez-Olivares on charges of distributing synthetic marijuana at grocery stores in Reading, Pennsylvania.]]>