<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia https://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSat, 16 Dec 2017 02:49:39 -0500Sat, 16 Dec 2017 02:49:39 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Watch for Slippery Roads, Black Ice Early Saturday]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:56:08 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20171215+Bad+Traffic.jpg
Watch for black ice -- and roads that are still snow-covered -- until well into Saturday morning in the wake of Friday's snow.
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<![CDATA[Philadelphia May Have a Rare White Christmas This Year]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:53:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20171215+Holiday+Travel+StormCast.jpg
The odds of a white Christmas in Philadelphia stand at a measly 8 percent -- but that may change this year.
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<![CDATA[Investigators: Candle May Have Started Retirement Home Fire]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:42:08 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20171215+Jason+Ryan.jpg
Some residents at a retirement home in Delaware County were evacuated during a smoky fire Friday night, authorities said.

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<![CDATA[Trooper Dragged in Traffic Stop, Fatally Shoots Suspect]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:15:53 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/20171215+Trooper+Dragged.jpg
A Delaware State Trooper fatally shot a suspect who dragged the trooper during a traffic stop, state police said.

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<![CDATA[Video Appears to Show Trash Worker Picking up Package]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:55:06 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Video_Shows_Trash_Worker_Picking_up_Package.jpg
A city trash collector is under investigation after a video surfaced that appears to show the worker picking up a package as well as recycling. NBC10's Brandon Hudson reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Stolen Guns From Legal Owners Spiking, Causing Crime]]> Sat, 16 Dec 2017 00:10:28 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/23k+guns+1.jpg
A yearlong investigation by The Trace and more than a dozen NBC TV stations identified more than 23,000 stolen firearms recovered by police between 2010 and 2016 — the vast majority connected with crimes.
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<![CDATA[Police Seek Person of Interest After Racist Flyers at Temple]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 22:43:46 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20171215+Temple+Flyers.jpg
Temple University authorities hope someone recognizes the person of interest that police identified after racist flyers were found on campus.

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<![CDATA[How Much Snow Has Fallen in Your Area?]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:32:32 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/20171215+Snow+Totals2.jpg
Here's how much snow fell in neighborhoods throughout our area during the fast-moving storm Friday.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 First Alert Weather: Snow Moves Out]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:30:05 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NBC10_First_Alert_Weather__Snow_Moving_Out.jpg
Friday's snow storm moved in quickly, but it left quickly, too. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz tells you what's coming next.]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Holiday Shopping Tips]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 19:29:53 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NBC10_Responds__Holiday_Shopping_Tips.jpg
If you're doing some of your holiday shopping online, beware of scams or tricks. NBC10's Harry Hairston has some tips to make your shopping easier.]]>
<![CDATA[Friday Is Free Shipping Day for Hundreds of Retailers]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:31:17 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/package-delivery.jpg
Online retailers are bringing some much-needed relief for late shoppers: free shipping.Friday is the 10th annual Free Shipping Day. More than 960 retailers, including Macy's, Nordstrom, Amazon, Kate Spade and...

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<![CDATA[Former Aide Accuses Virginia Rep. Scott of Sexual Misconduct]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:52:44 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_163068116341251.jpg
A former aide to Rep. Bobby Scott on Friday accused the Virginia Democrat of sexual misconduct and said he fired her after she rebuffed his alleged advances, NBC News reported.At a press conference, Macherie...

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<![CDATA['Here We Go Again': Passenger Captures Viral Tarmac Dancer 'Back at It']]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:06:43 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/southwest+airlines+plane.JPG
The airport worker who captured millions of hearts across the nation when he was captured on now-viral video dancing, animatedly, as he directed a plane several months ago is at it again.

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<![CDATA[House Ethics Committee Investigating Nev. Rep. Kihuen]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:55:09 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16319813812226.jpg
The House Ethics Committee said Friday that it has opened an investigation into Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen after reports of sexual harassment against the Nevada congressman. "The Committee notes that...

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<![CDATA[Watch It Fall on NBC10's SnowCam]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:08:44 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Broad+Street+Snow+Philadelphia.JPG
You can watch snow fall in Center City with the exclusive NBC10 SnowCam.

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<![CDATA[Convoy of Toyota Tundras Bringing Food to Those in Need]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:54:12 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Snow_Coming_to_South_Philly_Food_Drive.jpg
NBC10's Rosemary Connors reports from South Philadelphia where the Toyota Tundra Food Drive is getting food to people in need ahead of Friday's snow.]]>
<![CDATA[Second Swimmer Attacked by Sea Lion in San Francisco Bay]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 21:02:40 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/111617+sea+lions+returned+florida+keys.JPG
San Francisco Fire officials are advising the public to swim at their own risk after a second sea lion reportedly attacked a swimmer at the city's Aquatic Park Friday.Fire officials tweeted around 9 a.m.

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<![CDATA[SpaceX First Recycled Rocket Soars With Recycled Capsule]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:51:05 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/spacexrecycledrocket_1200x675.jpg
SpaceX, Elon Musk's rocket company, launched the first recycled rocket with a recycled capsule Friday in Florida to deliver groceries to the International Space Station for NASA, CNBC reported.It was...

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<![CDATA[School Closings: Early Dismissals Due to Expected Snow]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:47:49 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Snow+Bus1.jpg
Is your child's school closing early Friday?

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<![CDATA['We'll See': Trump Doesn't Rule Out Michael Flynn Pardon]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:55:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17349543819533.jpg
President Donald Trump on Friday refused to directly say whether he would pardon former national security adviser Michael Flynn, NBC News reported."I don't want to talk about pardons for Michael Flynn

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<![CDATA[ Three Openly Gay Men Compete for a Spot on US Olympic Team]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:19:36 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/johnfennellgay2018olympics_1200x675.jpg
An openly gay man has never competed for the U.S. in a Winter Games, and it's been 14 years since one did in a Summer Games, NBC News reported. John Fennell is one of three publicly out male athletes competing...

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<![CDATA['Today' Show Puppy Wrangler Joins Explosive Detection K-9 Unit]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:02:09 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wrangler+is+a+Connecticut+Police+Dog.JPG
Wrangler, the Yellow Labrador who joined the "Today" show in 2016 to help educate the public on service dogs, is making a career change. The original "puppy with a purpose" has graduated from the Connecticut...

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<![CDATA[Extension Cord, Space Heater Sparked Fatal Blaze, Police Say]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:24:51 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bryan-Jr-Parker.jpg
A fire that killed two young boys in Montgomery County less than two weeks before Christmas was sparked by the failure of an extension cord that was used to power a space heater, state police said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Crackdown on Philly 'Stop-N-Go' Stores Approved]]> Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:03:03 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Beer+deli+Stop+N+Go.jpg
A bill cracking down on liquor sales by the hundreds of "stop-n-go" corner stores throughout Philadelphia was approved 14-3 after long and heated debate Thursday in City Council.]]>
<![CDATA[Activists Warn Tax Bill Could Hurt Puerto Rico Even More]]> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:42:00 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/puerto-rico3.jpg
A coalition of Puerto Rican and Latino groups have told members of Congress that any tax increases on U.S. corporations operating on the island would devastate an already battered economy, NBC News reported. The

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