<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - ]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/the-scene/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia https://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usFri, 24 Nov 2017 02:45:50 -0500Fri, 24 Nov 2017 02:45:50 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Academy of Music Celebrates 160th Anniversary]]> Sun, 29 Jan 2017 00:55:13 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Orchestra_evening.jpg
The Academy of Music celebrated its first inaugural ball in 1857. 160 years later, the Academy is ready to dazzle the audience once again.

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<![CDATA[Philly Restaurant Week Begins ]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 06:47:56 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Restaurant-Week-Generic.jpg
The annual event which features budget conscious meals from over 100 of the city’s best restaurants, began Sunday and will last until January 27.

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<![CDATA[Free Italian Ice at Philly Rita's Stores]]> Mon, 21 Mar 2016 00:25:55 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ritas+italian+ice+first+day+of+spring.jpg
Rita’s Italian ice stores across the city celebrated the first day of spring with the 24th annual Free Italian Ice Giveaway.]]>
<![CDATA[Mummers Strut Down Main Street in Manayunk ]]> Sat, 20 Feb 2016 22:07:54 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mummers-Mardi-Gras-Manayunk1.jpg
Don’t put that Mummers strut to sleep after New Year's Day. The Mummers — known for strutting down Broad Street — once again added Main Street to the mix.]]>
<![CDATA[Usher to Headline 9th Annual Roots Picnic ]]> Wed, 03 Feb 2016 07:18:16 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_278858826757-LACMA.jpg
R&B and Pop superstar Usher will headline this year’s Roots Picnic in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[Philly's Restaurant Week Begins ]]> Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:31:04 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/food+generic+09012015.jpg
Philly foodies rejoice! Restaurant week is back!]]>
<![CDATA[St. Patrick's Day Recipes to Add Irish Flavor]]> Thu, 17 Mar 2016 06:40:04 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/stpattysfoodtoday-food-al-roker-150313-04.jpg
Celebrating St. Patrick's is the perfect excuse to throw an Irish-themed party.These food and drink recipes will help you add some authentic and modern flavor to your St. Patrick's Day festivities.

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<![CDATA[Vai, Tracy, Sheena Take a Ride for a Good Cause]]> Wed, 02 Dec 2015 10:50:41 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000012961620_1200x675_577472579918.jpg
NBC10’s Vai Sikahema, Tracy Davidson, and Sheena Parveen took a ride on the “Can Drop” at Preston and Steve’s Camp Out For Hunger food drive. It’s the nation’s largest single-location food drive.]]>
<![CDATA[Pop That Champagne! Getting Ready for New Year's Eve]]> Wed, 02 Dec 2015 10:52:11 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fireworks+generic+1.jpg
2016 is still a month away, but it’s not too early to start planning your New Year’s Eve celebrations! NBC10’s Keith Jones has everything you need to know to kick the year off right.]]>
<![CDATA[Former Governor Kicks Off Philly Beer Week]]> Fri, 30 May 2014 22:50:41 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly-Beer-Week-Kickoff.jpg
Philly Beer Week is here!

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<![CDATA[Hammer of Glory Found ]]> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:03:47 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Hammer-of-Glory.jpg
The missing Hammer of Glory was found and returned on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Best Super Bowl Deals]]> Sat, 02 Feb 2013 23:07:43 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trophy14.jpg
These restaurants are serving up a wide variety of food and drink specials for Super Bowl XLVII.

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<![CDATA[Philly Marathon Winners]]> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 04:35:13 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philly-marathon-edit.jpg
Thousands of runners and countless spectators descended on the city this weekend for the 20th Annual Philadelphia Marathon.

Photo Credit: G. Widman]]>
<![CDATA[Save on Your Halloween Costume: Here's How]]> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:39:57 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/saving+on+halloween+costumes.JPG
People are cutting back on Halloween costume spending this year, but there are ways to get around shelling out big bucks for one night. Here's one place were you can get costumes on the cheap.

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<![CDATA[Certain Poor Shepherds, Scene 1]]> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 18:03:01 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_christmas_story01_600.jpg
Today we resume a holiday tradition, the annual Christmas story by Chris Satullo and Tony Auth. This year's story, Certain Poor Shepherds, follows a young Philadelphia woman who befriends and tries to help...

Photo Credit: Tony Auth / NewsWorks.org]]>
<![CDATA[Grabby Grinch Steals Prada Sneakers]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 18:00:09 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/porch_grinch_package.jpg
About 30 minutes after a Feasterville woman's package arrived on her front porch it was stolen. A security camera caught the woman swiping the package with two pairs of sneakers inside right off the porch.

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<![CDATA[Feds Warn Online Shoppers to Be Careful]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:47 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/online_shopping_phone.jpg
The FBI is warning online shoppers that cyber crimes are on the increase. NBC10's Harry Hairston reports. To file an internet crime compliant click here.

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<![CDATA[Philly Breaks Guinness 'Soul Train' Dance Record]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:50:15 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philly+Soul+Train+Dance+Line.jpg
Months after hundreds of Philadelphians showed they have "Soul," they are recognized for their efforts.

Photo Credit: Guinness World Records/Martin Regusters/Leaping Lion Photo]]>
<![CDATA[Old Rockefeller Tree Used for Philly Homes]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:42 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rock-tree-2011.jpg
After one of the most famous Christmas trees in the world comes down it is turned into lumber for Habitat for Humanity.

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<![CDATA[WARNING: Get Your Old Bike Off Philly Sidewalks]]> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 20:14:34 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/generic_bike_lock_bikes.jpg
City of Philadelphia begins their annual removal of abandoned bicycles in Center City.

Photo Credit: Mary Schwind/ NBC Philadelphia]]>
<![CDATA[White House Holiday Decorations ]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:14:26 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Michelle-Obama-Christmas.jpg
With the holiday season just around the corner, Christmas trees and piles of present decorate the White House. Take a look at some of its best decorations.

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<![CDATA[Packages Delivered But Not Received]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:41 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/package_stolen_porch.jpg
Online shopping is extremely popular especially during the holiday season, but the problem is not everyone is getting their deliveries. NBC10's Tracy Davidson explains why.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Gift Card Giving 101]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 19:26:27 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gift+card+warning.jpg
What you need to know about possible fees attached to gift cards. NBC10's Tracy Davidson reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Record Gun Sales on Black Friday]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 21:30:45 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gun_generic_xxx.jpg
According to the FBI, gun sales nationwide spiked on Black Friday to record levels. NBC10's Dawn Timmeney spoke to some local gun stores about increased sales.]]>
<![CDATA[Who's Going to Win the Jackpot?]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:26:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/powerball_ticket11_28.jpg
The Powerball Jackpot continues to grow and has reached a record at $550 millon. NBC10's Monique Braxton spoke to Powerball ticket buyer who are keep their fingers crossed.

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<![CDATA[Shopping at the Mall Vs. Shopping Online]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:53 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEBMallvsOnlineAR_8193793_722x406_9793091518.jpg
Are you more of a stay-at-home shopper or the type of shopper who likes the hustle and bustle of going to stores during the holiday season? NBC10's Aditi Roy talks to some folks that like the physical experience...

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<![CDATA[Cyber Monday: Who Has the Best Deals?]]> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 16:51:00 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/107176992.jpg
Cyber Monday is the biggest online-shopping day of the year. Online shoppers are expected to spend about $1.5 billion -- the most ever in one day. Find all the best deals, from retailers like Express.com, Joseph...

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<![CDATA[Get Your Skate on at Penn's Landing]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:53 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/iceskatingrink.jpg
The Blue Cross RiverRink is open for business.

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<![CDATA[Black Friday Madness Hits Local Malls]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 18:07:18 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/121711+shopping+mall+generic.jpg
With Thanksgiving dinner barely digested, thousands of people headed to area malls Friday for the other big holiday tradition – Black Friday shopping.

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<![CDATA[Tips for Price Matching Your Holiday Shopping List]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 19:40:35 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Money+Wallet+Generic.jpg
See a printed price for a toy but it's for another store? NBC10's Tracy Davidson has tips from the retailers on how you can use price matching, or ad matching, to get a lower price for an item than it's...]]>
<![CDATA[Black Friday 2012 Store Hours]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:56 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/holiday+shopping+11212012.jpg
Hours to help you plan your holiday shopping on Black Friday.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Entertainment Guide]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 09:28:02 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hol_5_lg.jpg
Looking for something to do this holiday season? WHYY's Robin Bloom searches hundreds of listings each week to find out what's happening in and around Philadelphia, South Jersey and Delaware.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Holiday of Lights]]>
<![CDATA['Tis the Season for Pickpockets]]> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 22:52:59 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pickpocket_Generic.jpg
Police and a former pickpocket have a warning for holiday shoppers, stay off the phone and keep your purse and your wallet where you can see them -- in front of you. SEPTA Police Chief Thomas Nestel is...

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<![CDATA[Water Pipe Breaks at KOP Mall]]> Sat, 24 Nov 2012 00:02:56 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/waterpipe1.jpg
Pipe breaks forces mall to close some bathrooms during Black Friday.

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<![CDATA[Better Watch Out for Santa on SEPTA]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 09:24:39 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/santa-claus-generic-5000.jpg
Specially decorated trains on the Market-Frankford and Broad Street lines and regional rail will have Santa and his helpers riding along.

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<![CDATA[Black Friday Shopping]]> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 11:59:48 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/221*120/BF21.jpg
Here's your photos of the craziness that is Black Friday shopping.

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<![CDATA[North Broad: Street of Dreams]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:12:31 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/now_then_n_broad_20121119_1889826748.jpg
North Broad on the rise, again. Our media partners, WHYY-FM and NewsWorks.org are devoting a show and a series to North Broad Street. As part of their series, they've put together this "then" and "now" gallery.]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Shopping: A New Tradition]]> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 22:11:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/shopping+bags.jpg
Some shoppers made it out to Old Navy, Target and other stores on Thanksgiving meaning they can possibly avoid Black Friday crowds while still getting great deals.

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<![CDATA[Spielberg Joins Commemoration of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 10:54:29 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/edt-steven-spielberg.jpg
This year, interest in Lincoln has been reignited by the new film by Steven Spielberg and starring Daniel Day-Lewis.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for AFI]]>
<![CDATA[The Line Forms Now for Pre-Black Friday Deals]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:55 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Black_Friday_Line_Sign.jpg
Folks were lining up outside the Best Buy in Deptford, N.J. ahead of Black Friday deals. And other shoppers already got shopping done Thursday during Thanksgiving deals. And stores like K-Mart planned on...

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<![CDATA[A Model Train Christmas]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:11:01 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/111408-model-train.jpg
Brandywine River Museum's Christmas display features model trains & whimsical ornaments.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Harmony on the Street and on the Stage of the Uptown]]> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 09:01:25 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/022609-James-Brown.jpg
A mecca of R&B, the Uptown was the last rung before bands went to the Apollo Theater in New York. Every major star of African-American popular music came, including James Brown, the Supremes, the Marvelettes...

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<![CDATA[Black Friday: Good for Buzz, Not for Predicting Sales]]> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 11:39:00 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/93446410_10.jpg
Retailers invest a lot of hope in Black Friday because it can be used to build momentum for the six-week holiday shopping season, their most profitable time of year. But Black Friday isn’t the economic...

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<![CDATA[Tips, Apps to Get You Through Thanksgiving Weekend]]> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:10:58 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/LIM_Shopping120011_28_mezzn_448x336.jpg
We've found a set of great, FREE apps and links that can help you save money and your sanity this Thanksgiving weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly Marathon Champ: I Had Hometown Advantage]]> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 23:57:03 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Michael+McKeeman+Philadelphia+Marathon+Winner+Thumbs.jpg
First-time marathon winner shares secrets that helped him win the race & shares if he has any plan to defend his title.

Photo Credit: NBC10.com - Sarah Glover]]>
<![CDATA[Black Friday Guide: How to Get the Best Deals]]> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 09:47:23 -0500 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/black+friday+target.jpg
Black Friday — it's the mother of all shopping days. A day when millions of people wielding billions of dollars scratch and claw for the biggest bargains. So what's the best plan of attack?