<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Local News]]>Copyright 2018 https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-usWed, 12 Dec 2018 19:15:33 -0500Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:15:33 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Supporters Demand Funding for 'Heart' of Philly: Libraries]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:11:02 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Durham+Library+Philadelphia.jpg
Supporters of Philadelphia's Free Library system on Wednesday handed in petitions with more than 5,000 signatures to Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council members, seeking an increase in funding that would...

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<![CDATA[Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Norristown Robberies]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:51:09 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Serial+Robber+Sketch.JPG
Police released a sketch of a man who they say has robbed and attacked several women in Norristown, Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Community Rallies to Save Philadelphia’s Libraries]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:48:40 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DELUCIA540PMPKGLIBRARYFUNDINGRALLY_2174398.JPG
Philadelphia residents are rallying to keep the city's libraries open. Organizers are asking the city for more taxes so the libraries can stay in neighborhoods that need them most.]]>
<![CDATA[You Can Live on America's Oldest Residential Street]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:57:49 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Elfreths+Alley+House+13+Outdoor+Shutters.jpg
Ever wonder what it would be like to live in Philadelphia before America was even a country? A home on Elfreth’s Alley, “the nation’s oldest continuously inhabited residential street,” according to Visit...

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<![CDATA[Daughter Gives Dad a Kidney for Christmas]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:10:44 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NEW6pAKidneyforChristmasPKGDEANNA_2173863.JPG
A local father dealing with health issues is getting the ultimate Christmas gift from his daughter. A new kidney.]]>
<![CDATA[Holiday ‘Grinches’ Steal Outdoor Decorations]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:53:13 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4PHOLIDAYGRINCHGREENBERGPKG_2173810.JPG
There are some “grinches” on the loose in Atlantic County, New Jersey. Police are hoping that surveillance video will help them catch thieves who have stolen outdoor decorations from at least...]]>
<![CDATA[Dump Truck Crushes SUV; 2 Die in Chesco Crash]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:43:17 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Route+202+Overturned+Truck+2.jpg
A dump truck crushed a passenger SUV along a busy Chester County ramp Wednesday morning leaving two people dead, three people hurt and the ramp closed.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Christmas Shopping Safety Tips]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:03:34 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/RESPONDSPKGSHOPPINGSAFETYDELUCIAPKG_2168263.JPG
NBC10 Responds reporter Matt Delucia has some tips on how to keep your holiday purchases safe while you continue to shop. Plus, some extra tips on credit card safety.]]>
<![CDATA[11 People Arrested in Bucks County Drug Bust, Officials Say]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:39:28 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bucks+County+Drug+Bust.jpg
A police staging area was set up in the driveway of the home, located in the 600 block of Cheryl Street, and a broken window was visible from the street.
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<![CDATA[Woman, 95, Freezes to Death in Lehigh Valley Home]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:23:17 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/183*120/Allentown+Map+Generic.JPG
An elderly woman died from exposure to cold temperatures in her Lehigh Valley home.

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<![CDATA[Teen Girls Attacked Outside New Jersey Mall]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 06:44:14 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TeensAttackedOverParkingSpot11pmBASKERVILLEPKG_2157099.JPG
Three teen girls say they were attacked by two women and two men outside the Deptford Mall Friday night. Two of the teens are speaking out as police investigate.]]>
<![CDATA[Lawyer Uses Ex's Accounts for Strip Clubs, Porn, Police Say]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:37:35 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Joshua+Janis.jpg
A local attorney who was already charged with defrauding his clients was arrested again for allegedly using his ex-wife’s accounts to spend money on strip clubs, pornography and an extramarital affair.

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<![CDATA[Drivers Beware! Water Main Repairs Keep Busy Road Closed]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:30:23 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bells+Mill+Road+Water+Main+Repair.jpg
Drivers beware! A major Philadelphia thoroughfare is closed Wednesday for continued water main repairs.

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<![CDATA[Hazmat and Police Descend on Bucks County Home]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:34:26 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Warminster+Hazmat+Crew.jpg
Crews in hazmat suits went in and out of a home along Cheryl Drive in Warminster, Pennsylvania, Wednesday morning leaving the neighborhood on edge.

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<![CDATA[Oval Office Argument: President and Democrat Leaders Feud Over Border Wall Funding]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:32:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trumppelosiAP_18345637057422.jpg
Cameras captured the inflamed disagreement between President Donald Trump, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer as they discussed the border wall funding.

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<![CDATA[Jason Kelce to Help Local Couple With Gender Reveal]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:12:35 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/KelceMummersBabyAnnouncement11pmROSENFIELDPKGNEW_2159401.JPG
Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce is helping a local family out with their gender reveal. Find out how.]]>
<![CDATA[SEPTA Gets Millions to Improve 30th Street Stop]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:53:57 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+MFL+30th+Street.jpg
SEPTA riders can expect some upgrades to one of the busiest stations in Philadelphia. The transit agency is set to receive a $15 million federal grant to modernize it 30th Street Station subway and trolley...

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<![CDATA[Big Rig Takes Out Bridge Support, Blocks Route 100 for Hours]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:09:00 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Truck+Vs+Bridge+Route+100.jpg
A busy Chester County road reopened late Tuesday afternoon after a tractor trailer slammed into a bridge support.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Man Deals With Recurring Problems After Buying Truck]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:53:14 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/RESPONDSPKGPENSKETRUCKREFUND5PPKG_2158167.JPG
A man says his dream was stalled when the used truck he purchased came with a recurring problem. NBC10 Responds got to the bottom of the issue.    ]]>
<![CDATA[New Program Gives Kensington Students a Safe Path to School]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:47:18 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4PSafeCorridorsNewsConferenceCOLEMANPKG_2154384.JPG
Imagine your kids walking to school while passing people overdosing, needles on the ground and crime. That's happening to children in one Philadelphia neighborhood. But a new program is making sure they have...]]>
<![CDATA[Amtrak Sign Might Be Saved]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:40:36 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Amtrak+Sign+Replaced.JPG
The famous clicking departures board at Philadelphia’s 30th street station may not be ready for retirement after all. A last-minute reprieve could save it. We first told you last week -- the beloved board...

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<![CDATA[Stray Bullet Hits SEPTA Bus]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:36:28 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+Bus+Bullet+Hole.jpg
A stray bullet struck a SEPTA bus in North Philadelphia late Tuesday afternoon. Fortunately no one was injured.

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<![CDATA[Stranger Pays Bill for Local Teacher Rewarding Her Best Students]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:20:39 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4PTeacherStudentDinnerFURLONGPKG_2153991.JPG
A Delaware teacher made a special dinner date with some of her students, rewarding them for their good grades. She was rewarded at the end of the night, when another person at the restaurant, picked up the tab.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Mother & Son Appear in Viral Will Smith Video]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:48:37 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4PLocalMominViralWillSmithVideoHUDSONPKG_2154405.JPG
What is love? One of Philadelphia’s favorite son's, Will Smith, is sharing his definition in a video featuring a local mom and her toddler. The mother and her son were spending time at a local park,...]]>
<![CDATA[Girl Gives Lost $3 to Cops; They Give It Back 14 Years Later]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:59:24 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/girl+gets+money+back.jpg
Twelve-year-old Paige Woodie found $3 on the street in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey, in 2004, and like the Girl Scout she once was, dutifully walked to the police department and turned the money in to...

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<![CDATA['Drop the Baby!' Dramatic Police Body Cam Shows Fire Rescue]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:23:57 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/body+cam+footage+4.png
Harrowing police body cam footage shows a group of police officers working quickly to rescue a family from a burning second-floor apartment, one of them scaling the house to hand off children and grandparents to...]]>
<![CDATA[The Mini Town in Delaware Where the Future Is Being Tested]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:29:28 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4PMiniCityUofDFURLONGPKG_2139882.JPG
Students at the University of Delaware are using toys to tackle real-world problems like making our streets safer and honing technology like driverless cars. We take a look at a "mini world" that could...]]>
<![CDATA[Jimmy Dean Sausage Links Recalled for Metal Pieces]]> Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:36:42 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jimmy-dean-photo.jpg
Attention Jimmy Dean sausage lovers: check your freezer because your links might be under recall due to possible metal contamination.Kentucky-based CTI Foods LLC has recalled more than 29,000 pounds of frozen,...

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<![CDATA[June Bug Is Shelter's Last Dog Looking for a Loving Home]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:35:23 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/Brandywine+Valley+SPCA+June+Bug.JPG
UPDATE: June Bug has found his "fur-ever" home. There is only one dog left from a mega adoption event at the Brandywine Valley SPCA's New Castle location over the weekend.

Photo Credit: Brandywine Valley SPCA]]>
<![CDATA[Smoky Fire Clears Rittenhouse High-Rise]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:09:59 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/The+Dorchester+Fire.jpg
Residents fled their Rittenhouse Square homes overnight after a fire sent smoke through their luxury high-rise. A firefighter and three residents suffered injuries.

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<![CDATA[Average Holiday Spending Tops $1,000]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:00:53 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Holiday+Spending+Generic+Shopping+Bags.jpg
The average person is expected to spend upwards of $1,000 this holiday season, a 4 percent increase from last year. Experts say it's important to set a budget and stick to it to avoid overspending.

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<![CDATA[Stranger Gives Up 1st Class Seat for Mom and Baby on Flight]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:11:23 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kelsey+Lucy+Eva.jpg
A few weeks before Christmas, a stranger’s act of kindness for a mother and baby on a Philly-bound flight is inspiring people across the country.

Photo Credit: Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies in Orlando, Florida
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<![CDATA[Panic! at the Disco, Travis Scott Among Firefly Performers]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:33:29 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Panic+at+the+Disco+Travis+Scott+Post+Malone.jpg
Rock band Panic! at the Disco as well as hip hop artists Travis Scott and Post Malone will headline this year’s Firefly Music Festival in Delaware.

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<![CDATA[NJ Student Killed in Head-on Crash Mourned at Funeral]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:47:14 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Michael+Sot+TCNJ.jpg
The 20-year-old New Jersey college student who was killed in a crash while acting as a designated driver for friends was mourned in an emotional funeral mass Monday,]]>
<![CDATA[Serial Robber Targets Women in Norristown, Police Say]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:51:37 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NorristownWomenRobbed11PMPKG_2141175.JPG
Police are searching for a serial robber who has targeted several women in Norristown, Pennsylvania.]]>
<![CDATA[Athletes, Community Rally Around Teen Battling Cancer]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:46:45 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Anthony+Myers+Alshon+Jeffery.jpg
An entire community as well as sports figures across the country are rallying behind a high school football star battling cancer.

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<![CDATA[Baby in Dancing Dad Video Now Cancer Free]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:15:24 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dancing-Dad-New-Photo.jpg
A video of a father dancing for his baby boy after he was released from the hospital went viral earlier this year and inspired families across the country. Now, a few months later, the family shared amazing...

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<![CDATA[Telemundo Exclusive: 'El Chapo’s' Wife Speaks Out Amid Trial]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2018 02:43:15 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/tlmd-eeuu-emma-coronel.JPG
The former beauty queen and mother of Guzman’s twin girls has not spoken to or even hugged her husband since he was extradited on January 8, 2017. Here's what she had to say in her first public interview in more...

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