<![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 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:48:27 -0400 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:48:27 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Family Not Sold on Murder-Suicide in Death of Hospital CEO, Wife]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:38:00 -0400 Credit: Courier-Post Online ]]> Credit: Courier-Post Online ]]> http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/John+Joyce+Sheridan+1200+x+675.jpg
A high-profile hospital CEO stabbed his wife before setting fire to their bedroom in a murder-suicide, according to the medical examiner.

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<![CDATA[Body Found Floating in Schuylkill River]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:46:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Body+Found+in+Schuylkill.jpg
The Philadelphia Police Marine Unit recovered a male body found in the Schuylkill River in Northwest Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[Girl Found on Corner Overnight Went Out for Slushie: Driver]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:39:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/SEPTA+4-year-old+girl.JPG
The little girl found standing alone at an intersection in the city’s Tacony section overnight Friday just wanted a frozen drink from a nearby convenience store, according to the SEPTA bus driver who called...]]>
<![CDATA[Historic Philly Photos Found in Colorado After Burglary]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:37:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Civil+war-era+1.jpg
Photos used as evidence in a string of burglaries in 2010 date all the way back to the Civil War-era and now, police are looking anyone who recognizes the people in these pictures.]]>
<![CDATA[ALDI Reopening 20 Shuttered Bottom Dollar Stores]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:23:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_aldi4.jpg
Discount supermarket chain ALDI plans to reopen 20 of the 46 Bottom Dollar stores in the Philadelphia-area it shut down after acquiring the chain earlier this year.

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<![CDATA[Taraji Henson Apologizes]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:59:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/03-27-15_Racial-Profiling-Henson.JPG
After Glendale, California, police released a dashcam video that appeared to contradict claims by "Empire" star Taraji Henson that her son was racially profiled during a traffic stop, the actress apologized...

Photo Credit: Courtesy Glendale Police Department]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 First Alert Weather: Windy and Cold Weekend]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:39:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009878004_1200x675_419291203844.jpg
Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz says we can expect a windy and cold weekend with temperatures in the 40s.]]>
<![CDATA[Boston Police Officer, Suspect Shot]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:36:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/BPD+Shooting+032715.jpg
A Boston Police officer is in critical condition after a shootout that followed a traffic stop in the city's Roxbury neighborhood Friday evening, police said. The suspect was killed in the shooting on Humboldt...

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<![CDATA["Hero" School Bus Driver]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:59:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/03-27-2015-rsm-bus-fire.gif
A school bus driver helped about 35 students safely exit a burning bus Friday morning in front of an Orange County, California, school after flames spread from its engine area.

Photo Credit: Daniel Grantham]]>
<![CDATA[Off-Duty Firefighter in Explosion ]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:29:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mike+shepherd+east+village+fdny+hero.jpg
Off-duty FDNY firefighter Mike Shepherd didn't need to be in uniform to be a hero in the aftermath of the fiery East Village building explosion Thursday that leveled three buildings, injured about two dozen...]]>
<![CDATA[Residents in Brewerytown Report Water Main Break]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:49:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/WaterMainBreak.PNG
Water was restored to about 35 homes following a 6-inch water main break in the 1300 block of North Newkirk Street in Philadelphia Friday.

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<![CDATA[Teen Plunges Knife Into Her Chest & Legs]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:03:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/woman+shot+in+tacony.jpg
A 17-year-old girl was rushed to the hospital after stabbing herself, including several times in the chest, in the Tacony section of Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Verdict in Silicon Valley Lawsuit]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:42:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/2015-03-27_14-03-11.jpg
A jury decided Friday that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female employee in a case that debated gender imbalance and working conditions for women in Silicon...

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<![CDATA[Massive Gator Spotted Again]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:10:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gatoreatingturtle.jpg
The giant alligator spotted at an Englewood, Florida, golf course is back -- and this time, he's hungry. The Myakka Pines Golf Course posted a new photo to Facebook Thursday of their famous resident -- a...

Photo Credit: Myakka Pines Golf Club ]]>
<![CDATA[Fire Island Landmark Destroyed in Blaze: Officials]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:21:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fire-Island-Fire.jpg
Several buildings, including a well-known boardwalk landmark, were destroyed in a blaze on Fire Island early Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:40:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/LetterJacket.jpg
A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs athletes aren't allowed to wear the letters.]]>
<![CDATA[Elderly Man Beaten and Robbed Near PATCO Station]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:11:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ+Elderly+Man+robbed+POI.png
Police in Voorhees, New Jersey were looking for two men considered persons of interest in the beating and robbery of an elderly man.]]>
<![CDATA['Concrete Charlie' Remembered At Private Funeral]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:10:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP050204012830.jpg
Famly and close friends gathered to say goodbye to Chuck Bednarik, one of the most legenday Eagles of all time, on Friday in Bethlehem. "Concrete Charlie" passed away at age 89 over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested for Robbing Montgomery County Gas Station]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:51:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009874518_1200x675_419118147995.jpg
Police arrested Shawn McGinness late Thursday night. He's accused of robbing a Shell Gas station with a knife on Market Street in Upper Chichester, Montgomery County.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Wanted in Possible Child Luring in NJ]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:49:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/237*120/child+luring+suspect+in+nj.JPG
New Jersey State Police released a sketch of man who is wanted for a possible child luring in Burlington County.]]>
<![CDATA[School Bus in Flames in Mercer County]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:16:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/webpicbus31915.jpg
A school bus went up in flames Friday in Mercer County.

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<![CDATA[School Partners with Big Business To Get Ahead]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:15:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Classroom_generic_investiga.jpg
It started as a monthly meeting between a Philadelphia school principal and a CEO and turned into a partnership that will change the way schools recruit new students.]]>
<![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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<![CDATA[Mother-Daughter Team Advocate for Daughter's Rare Disease]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:39:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/johns+updated4.jpg
Colleen Johns' 8-year-old daughter has a rare disease that causes tumors to grow all over her body and comes with the constant risk of mood swings and seizures. But many people have never heard of Tuberous...

Photo Credit: Colleen Johns]]>
<![CDATA[Family, Friends Say Goodbye to Eagles' 'Concrete Charlie']]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:13:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP669916360130.jpg
Family and close friends will gather Friday for hall-of-famer Chuck Bednarik's private funeral service. Fans and former players including Eagles owner Jeff Lurie said goodbye to "Concrete Charlie" Thursday at a...

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<![CDATA[Gas Line Eyed in Explosion: Sources]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:25:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/The_Last_View.jpg
Authorities are investigating whether the gas line in a basement below a sushi restaurant was rigged in a possible gas-theft scheme, causing the leak that may have set off Thursday's fiery explosion in the East...

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<![CDATA[Hotels Nearly Booked for Pope Visit 6 Months Out]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:11:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PBJ+Pope+Francis.jpg
In September, Pope Francis will come to Philadelphia for The World Meeting of Families but more than five months out hotels in the city are nearly booked for the event so the archdiocese is seeking host families...]]>
<![CDATA[ Luxury Apartments, Skyscraper Coming to Lehigh County]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:56:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009870820_1200x675_418976835763.jpg
Two major construction projects are coming to the Lehigh County as high-rise apartments, called Strata Luxury Flats, and a 33-story skyscraper in Allentown were give preliminary approval.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Dead, 2 Hurt in Bridesburg Stabbing]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:50:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia+Ambulance+Generic+Medic+15.JPG
Residents heard screams and called police to their Bridesburg neighborhood, where responding officers found a woman dead from multiple stab wounds and two of her family members hurt.

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