<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:17:50 -0700 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:17:50 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Police Nab Driver After Pursuit]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:31:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_54237256.jpg
San Diego police arrested a driver who led officers on a pursuit in downtown San Diego Thursday.

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<![CDATA[A-Lister Drops Into Comic-Con]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:46:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDCC-McCoughnahey.jpg
Celebrity surprises are part of the fun each year at Comic-Con and that proved to be the case Thursday when Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey made an unannounced appearance at the massive event.

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<![CDATA[Short Lines at Hall H on Thursday]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:25:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hall-H-Line-0724.jpg
Exhibit Hall H hosts the biggest stars of Comic-Con every year. While the hall is known for its big name stars, best-selling writers, and popular events, it is also notorious for its long lines and wait times --...

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<![CDATA[Increased Water Restrictions Coming to San Diego: Board]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:47:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP223500730484.jpg
San Diego residents will soon have increased water restrictions in light of California’s worsening drought.

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<![CDATA[Costumes of Comic-Con]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:42:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDCC-85-0724.JPG
Comic-Con wouldn't be what it is today if it weren't for the fervent fans in outrageous and elaborate costumes and makeup. Here are some snapshots from the convention floor of those incredible costumes at...

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<![CDATA[2 Suspects Steal Surfboards, Attack Owner: Oceanside Police]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:12:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oceanside-Police-Generic7.jpg
Oceanside police are looking for two suspects who stole three surfboards from a man’s business – and attacked the man when he tried to confront them.]]>
<![CDATA[Sharp Fined $100K for Patient Who Fell Off Table]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:03:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hospital+generic+722.jpg
The state has fined Sharp Memorial Hospital $100,000 for a patient who fell off a table and fractured her back during a procedure.]]>
<![CDATA[Mayor, Council President Zip-Line Into Comic-Con]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:20:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Faulconer-Gloria-Zip-2.jpg
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s two San Diego city leaders on a zip line!

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<![CDATA[Body of Slain Escondido Cop Found, Husband Arrested]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:37:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/LAURA-PEREZ3.jpg
A Murrieta man is in custody, accused in the death of his wife, an Escondido police officer.

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<![CDATA[Barrio Logan Group Works to Preserve Artisan Community]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:47:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BarrioLoganmural.jpg
Barrio Logan continues to grow as an artist’s community with more than 300 artists working in the area today. Now, these artists have come together to form a network that they hope will protect...]]>
<![CDATA[Antonio Gates Mourns Death of Sister]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:31:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/107513449.jpg
San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was at training camp on Thursday, but no one would have blamed him for missing it. The player is mourning the loss of his 22-year-old sister, who died Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[SDPD: North Park Flooded With Police Officers]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:51:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/North-Park-Attack-0720.jpg
At a packed community meeting Wednesday night, San Diego police assured concerned North Park residents that extra officers are patrolling and protecting the streets of the Uptown neighborhood in light of various...

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<![CDATA[Wrong-Way Driver's Truck Rammed by CHP Officer]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:36:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/I-8-San-Diego-sign-0319.jpg
A wrong-way driver on Interstate 8 was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a patrol officer had to ram her vehicle to get her to stop.

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<![CDATA[San Diego Explained: Trolley Ridership]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:44:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trolley-generic-0417.jpg
What would it take to get you to use public transportation? Only a small percent of San Diegans do. But we always hear city leaders talk about changing that. In this week's San Diego Explained: Andrew Keatts and...]]>
<![CDATA[Cops Seize Fake Gun Downtown]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:59:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CapGunSeizedHortonCircle2.jpg
San Diego police - on alert for a man carrying a weapon in public - detain a man and seize a toy gun.

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<![CDATA[Youngevity Likes Its Coffee "Green"]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:29:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/greencoffeebean.jpg
Green coffee sales division is showing strong sales potential.

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<![CDATA[San Marcos Homes, Stores Evacuated in Shooting]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:08:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Knoll-Road-Shooting.jpg
The shooting was reported just before 9 a.m. at the apartments on Knoll Road.

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<![CDATA[Family Wants Answers in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:54:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Jack-Jackson-Celeste-San-2.jpg
It’s been nearly three months to the day that Jack Jackson was found dead.

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<![CDATA[Experts Warn of Dangerous Heat, Conditions]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:52:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/palmheat.jpg
NBC 7's Matt Rascon reports on how the forecast for San Diego this week has prompted warnings from health and fire officials.]]>
<![CDATA[Sneak Peek: What to Expect at Comic-Con]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:48:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDCC_SAT720+061.JPG
San Diego’s Comic-Con International 2014 officially opens to fans on Thursday and organizers say it will be the epicenter of all things pop culture.

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<![CDATA[Fire Breaks Out at Coronado Home]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:07:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDFireEngine_0523.jpg
A fire broke out at a home in Coronado Wednesday night, officials confirmed.

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<![CDATA[Sgt. Saves Heroin Overdose Victim With Antidote]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:09:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/narcan+naloxone.JPG
A heroin user found unconscious at his home in east San Diego was saved by a deputy who used an overdose antidote that the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department recently began carrying.

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<![CDATA[Immigrant Mother of Fallen Soldier Can Stay in U.S.]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:43:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/moreno+cordova.jpg
The mother of a U.S. Army nurse killed in Afghanistan will not be deported to Mexico -- at least for the time being.

Photo Credit: Moreno/Cordova Family via attorney]]>
<![CDATA[Thieves Target Cash-for-Phones Machines]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:36:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ecoATM-generic.jpg
A vending machine may be making it easier for thieves to cash in on your iPhone.

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<![CDATA[Movie Theaters Vie to Bring Back Customers]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:20:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Summer-Movies-Hansen.jpg
Movie theaters are losing customers from lackluster movies to high priced tickets.

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<![CDATA[Dangers of CA Prison Realignment]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:10:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/prison-hands-generic.jpg
It's been three years since California Governor Jerry Brown realigned the state's prison system, shifting responsibility of some offenders from the state to the county. Since then, 38 of those offenders...]]>
<![CDATA[Teenager Dies Hiking in Intense Heat]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:33:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Heat_Generic_Sun_Generic.jpg
A teenager died hiking in the sweltering temperatures in San Diego County.

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<![CDATA[Teen Hit by Vehicle in Lakeside]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:42:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ambulancegeneric.jpg
A teen was injured Wednesday afternoon after being hit by a vehicle in Lakeside.

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<![CDATA[Comic-Con’s Anti-Harassment Policy Still Criticized]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:10:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BabesComic-Con0725_2.jpg
As costumed fans take over downtown San Diego for Comic-Con this week, one online group claims the event's current anti-harassment policy simply isn’t enough while organizers insist safety is their...

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<![CDATA[San Diego Transforms for Comic-Con]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:09:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/signs-of-comiccon-2014.jpg
The streets of downtown San Diego have transformed into a fantasy world fit for a superhero as 2014 Comic-Con takes over. Check out these photos of the city's transformation in anticipation of the event --...

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<![CDATA[Report Highlights 'Paltry Pay' for Mid-Level Teachers]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:36:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KNSD_Revising_San_Diego_s_School_Bud_052411_19_mezzn_722x406_1947652241.jpg
Teacher pay is not a new topic, but a new report by the Center for American Progress zeroes in on how little they get late in their careers.]]>
<![CDATA[Businesses Warned of Bogus Fire Inspections]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:10:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondido-Fire-Dept.jpg
The Escondido Fire Department is warning local businesses of a scam that involves people posing as fire inspectors and charging for their fake services.

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<![CDATA[Outside of Hall H: Thursday]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:10:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hall-H-Line-San-Diego-2013.jpg
Comic-Con veterans know the most coveted spot in the entire convention is in the front rows of Hall H. But what happens outside can be just as interesting as well.

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<![CDATA[Go Ahead, Stay Up an Extra Hour]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:55:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/187*120/Fetal+Position+BB.jpg
New research suggests we may only need seven hours of sleep per night, rather than the eight hours we've always been told.

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<![CDATA[Comic-Con: The Bite-Sized Tips]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:35:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cc174033140.jpg
Going? Have your costume? Your panels? Your hotel? Your ride? Your...

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<![CDATA[Cops: Thieves Target Bankers Hill Pot Dispensary]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:30:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/POT-SHOP-BURGLARY-0724.jpg
NBC 7's Matt Rascon reports on a burglary under investigation involving a marijuana dispensary in San Diego's Bankers Hill community.]]>
<![CDATA[Hit and Run Alerts Could Be Sent to Phones]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:48:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Blurry-cars-generic.jpg
Lawmakers will discuss a new statewide push to crack down on hit-and-run drivers Wednesday. The measure would increase punishments for drivers who flee the scene and create an alert system to find then, similar...

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<![CDATA[Padres Cameron Maybin Suspended ]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:51:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cameron+maybin+drug+suspension.jpg
San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin has been suspended

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<![CDATA[Padres Call Up Frenchy From El Paso]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:16:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jeff+francoeur.jpg
Veteran outfielder Jeff Francoeur, nicknamed Frenchy, will join the Padres on Wednesday after getting called up from Triple-A. He has been the victim of some popular video pranks from his minor...

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<![CDATA[Martial Arts Studio Fights Back Against Assaults]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:35:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/womens_self_defense_alt.jpg
In response to five assaults on women in just the last two months, a martial arts studio in North Park is teaching women how to fight back.]]>
<![CDATA[Nearly $500K in Jewelry Stolen in Mall Robbery]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:05:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondido-Police-0723_2.jpg
Escondido police are looking for two armed men who stole almost $500,000 in jewelry from a North County store.

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<![CDATA[Escondido Denies Immigrant Children Housing Permit]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:51:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Immigration+children.jpg
The City of Escondido has denied a permit for a temporary shelter for undocumented immigrant children.

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<![CDATA[Campo Residents Nervous and Frustrated About Predator Moving In]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:38:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/allen+fields.JPG
Allen Fields molested four boys between the ages of 10 and 13 years old in the early 1980s.]]>
<![CDATA[SDSU Professor "Doc Stoddard" Has Died]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:12:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDSU-generic-night-0404.jpg
"Doc Stoddard" was well-known on the SDSU campus.]]>
<![CDATA[Investigation Into Moreno Valley Slayings, Shootout]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:50:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/moreno-valley-shootout-2.jpg
Riverside County sheriff's officials Tuesday were urging Moreno Valley residents to stay inside their homes during a manhunt for gunmen involved in a shootout that wounded a deputy.]]>