<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usThu, 08 Dec 2016 09:27:36 -0500Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:27:36 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Manhunt After 1 Officer Killed, 1 Wounded in Ga. Shooting]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:14:57 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/MinquellKennedyLembrick.jpg
A 32-year-old man was on the run Thursday after shooting two law enforcement officers near Georgia Southwestern State University, Wednesday morning, NBC News reported.Authorities said Minquell Kennedy Lembrick...

Photo Credit: Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Federa Bureau of Investigation]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Preschool Floor Woes]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:52:26 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Preschool+Floor+Hole+Flying+Hills.JPG
When Flying Hills Preschool in Reading, Pennsylvania needed floor repairs Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds helped get the job done.

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<![CDATA[No Fire Alarms at Oakland Warehouse]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:38:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/oakland-warehouse-fire-investigation.jpg
The investigation into last week's devastating Oakland warehouse blaze has yet to reveal what caused the inferno, which claimed 36 lives and has been deemed the United States' deadliest fire in 13 years, federal...

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<![CDATA[Pennsylvania AG Warns of Bowl Game Ticket Scheme]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:56:13 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018272628_1200x675_827382339973.jpg
With college football bowl season around the corner, Pennsylvania Attorney General Bruce Beemer sent out a warning to be careful of ticket schemers targeting Penn State and Temple fans.]]>
<![CDATA[John Waters on 'Hairspray' and Christmas Gifts]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:53:33 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000016995723_1200x675_827434563977.jpg
Mark Segraves spoke with John Waters, who wrote and directed a 1988 movie “Hairspray," at his home in Baltimore about everything from what makes a good Christmas gift to what Baltimore thinks of D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Drive-by Shooting at Busy Philly Intersection]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:45:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/52nd+Haverford+Drive-by+Shooting.JPG
A drive-by shooting at a busy West Philadelphia intersection left a 59-year-old man lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wounds to his hip.

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<![CDATA[Police Searching for Suspect in Kensington Crash]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:18:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018279888_1200x675_827916355564.jpg
Police have one man in custody as they continue to search for the second person they believe is responsible for an crash at E Street and E Wensley Street in Kensington that left a car overturned.]]>
<![CDATA[Good Morning, Glenside!]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:37:26 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018279936_1200x675_827926595660.jpg
Keswick Avenue in Glenside, Montgomery County was all lit up during a frigid Thursday morning.]]>
<![CDATA['Going to Be a Shock': Polar Vortex to Send Temps Plunging]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:10:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/polarvortexIII.jpg
The first arctic blast of the season has hit mainland United States, blanketing parts of Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and the Dakotas with temperatures as low as minus 14 overnight, NBC News reported.But...

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Unsafe Drinking Water at West Philadelphia High School]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:00:18 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/WATER+WORRIES+VO+11P+-+00002016_21737123.jpg
School officials say the water at West Philadelphia High School is not safe to drink. NBC10's Brandon Hudson speaks to a school district spokesman and the grandparent of one of the students as officials continue...]]>
<![CDATA[IIHS' Safest Vehicles for 2017]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:20:31 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Headlights-GettyImages-541385478.jpg
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded 82 new vehicles as the safest picks for 2017. Of the 82 vehicles awarded, 38 earned the highest ranking of TOP SAFETY PICK+.

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<![CDATA[NY Family Survives House Explosion]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:26:33 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/COLLETTI+HOUSE+EXPLOSION+ORANGE+NY+FOLO+PKG+4PM++-+16005604_WNB.jpg
It's an amazing story of survival: a New York family's house was obliterated in a devastating explosion Nov. 29, but everyone escaped alive.A week after the blast destroyed their home, Denise and Craig Kunish...

Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York]]>
<![CDATA[Murder Charges in Missing Student ]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:00:58 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/khalil+wheeler+weaver.jpg
A 20-year-old New Jersey man has been arrested in the death of college student whose body was found at a state forest reserve last week, eight days after she was reported missing.

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<![CDATA[7 Ways to Avoid Package Theft During the Holidays]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:59:55 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/delivery+date.jpg
It's the most wonderful time of the year -- until your package gets stolen from your doorstep.

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<![CDATA[Hofstra Frat's Hazing Accusations]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:47:09 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cage-frat-hazing-hofstra.jpg
Hofstra University has asked police to investigate allegations of "extreme hazing" at a now-defunct campus fraternity after the Long Island college's student-run newspaper published disturbing images from...

Photo Credit: Provided by the Hofstra Chronicle]]>
<![CDATA[10 at 7: What You Need to Know Today]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:06:44 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Clock_Wht.jpg
Here are the 10 things you need to know to start your day from your friends at NBC10.
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<![CDATA[Trump Tweets Attacks on Carrier Union Boss]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:54:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump3GettyImages-6218707941.jpg
President-elect Donald Trump pledged to be "so presidential you will be bored" during the election, but he continues to keep Americans on their toes after again taking to Twitter to battle his most recent...

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA['He's All Over the Road': 911 Call on Deadly NJSP, Dr. Crash]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:49:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ+State+Trooper+Killed+in+Crash_21710491.jpg
New details about the moments before a crash that killed a New Jersey State Police trooper and a South Jersey psychiatrist emerged Wednesday with the release of 911 calls.
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<![CDATA[Still Packs a Punch: We Could All Use a Little "Hairspray"]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 19:55:03 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NUP_175042_0008.jpg
John Waters’ story of an oversized underdog dancing against racial intolerance twists its way onto NBC Dec. 7 with a live performance.

Photo Credit: NBCUniversal
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<![CDATA[Jim Kenney Among Mayors Asking Trump to Protect Undocumented Students]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:02:01 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trump+Kenney.jpg
Jim Kenney was one of several mayors across the country who signed a letter asking President-elect Trump to preserve President Obama policies that are designed to protect undocumented students.

Photo Credit: Kenney: Associated Press; Trump: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Charged in Murder of 14-Year-Old Boy in Mayfair ]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:54:12 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Samir-Price.jpg
More than a week after a teenage boy was gunned down in Philadelphia's Mayfair section during an apparent robbery attempt, Philadelphia Police announced charges against a fellow teenager.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Police
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<![CDATA[Shooting in Downtown Wilmington]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:05:56 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018275899_1200x675_827697731952.jpg
A man was shot in downtown Wilmington at 9th and Market streets Wednesday night. The victim was taken to Christiana Hospital where he is being treated for serious injuries.]]>
<![CDATA[Hairspray Live! Watch Party at the Kimmel Center ]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:56:19 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/185*120/5+Hairspray+Live.JPG
NBC10's Keith Jones hosted a Hairspray Live! watch party at the Kimmel Center in Center City. Take a look!

Photo Credit: Joseph Kaczmarek ]]>
<![CDATA[Hairspray Musical Holds Special Meaning for Camden Group]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:24:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NUP_175042_0002.JPG
NBC10's Keith Jones hosted a Hairspray Live! watch party at the Kimmel Center Wednesday night but it wasn't the only watch party in our area. Keith spoke to a special group with a special guide in Camden,...

Photo Credit: NBCUniversal]]>
<![CDATA[Family Who Escaped Frankford Fire Through Window Speaks Out]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:58:24 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/frankfordfire1_21716509.jpg
A family who escaped a Frankford apartment fire is speaking out for the first time about their terrifying ordeal. NBC10's Jim Rosenfield has the detaiils.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Tracking an Arctic Blast for the Weekend]]> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:29:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cold+weather+second.jpg
While the weather stories the past few days have been about rounds of unsettled weather including rain and wintry mix for some moving across The Delaware Valley, we now turn our attention to a POLAR PUSH...

Photo Credit: AP
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<![CDATA[Robbers Attack Pizza Deliveryman with Hammer: Police]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:51:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ditman+Street+Pizza+Deliveryman+Robbery_21735951.jpg
Two robbers attacked a pizza deliveryman with a hammer in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday night, according to police.

Photo Credit: NBC10 ]]>
<![CDATA[Convicted Child Predator on the Run Sentenced in England ]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:42:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Gerald-Zalewski.jpg
A convicted child predator who had been a fugitive since skipping a sentencing hearing in Montgomery County in 2006 was sentenced in England Wednesday for raping another child.

Photo Credit: Montgomery County District Attorney's Office ]]>