<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:38:27 -0700 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:38:27 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man Arrested in 2 Road Rage Crashes]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:07:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/road+rage+suspect+vehicle.JPG
A San Diego driver intentionally rammed his truck into cars in two road rage incidents, California Highway Patrol investigators say.

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<![CDATA[One Paseo Heading Back to City Council ]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:27:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/11PM_VO_ONE_PASEO_MAP_KNSD5W1V_1200x675_403342915819.jpg
Petitioners learned Friday they gathered enough signatures to send the One Paseo Project proposal back to the San Diego City Council.]]>
<![CDATA[Professor Still Teaching After Harassing Student ]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:33:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Vincent+Martin.jpg
A San Diego State University professor sent hundreds of suggestive text messages to a young female student, violating the state education code, according to SDSU investigative documents.
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<![CDATA[$250K Payout Recommended for Alleged Victim of Ex-SDPD Cop]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:01:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/donald+moncrief.PNG
A woman who says a former San Diego police officer groped her in a patrol car while she was being taken to Las Colinas will be paid a quarter of a million dollars, if the San Diego City Council approves the City...]]>
<![CDATA[Driver in Cycling Crash Competent for Trial]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:06:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Theresa_owens_pic_0423_1200x675_433423427911.jpg
A woman accused of slamming into a group of cyclists on Fiesta Island last summer was ruled mentally competent to stand trial, a judge decided on Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Vietnam Memorial to Temporarily Open at USS Midway]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:52:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Wall+that+heals+0424.jpg
Local Vietnam veterans will get a special opportunity in the next several days to view a temporary memorial at the U.S.S. Midway Museum.]]>
<![CDATA[Pursuit Begins After Man Drives Wrong Way Toward Officer]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:06:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CHP-Generic-0115.jpg
The pursuit started when an officer saw the man driving right at him.

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<![CDATA[Mattel Dumps "SeaWorld Trainer Barbie"]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:47:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mattell-Barbie.jpg
“SeaWorld Trainer Barbie” is going to need to freshen up her resume. A Mattel spokesperson has confirmed that the company has ceased production of the doll and the rest of its SeaWorld-related merchandise.

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<![CDATA[Oceanside Man Stabbed to Death Found by Babysitter]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:08:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oside+stabbing+pic-PIC_0.jpg
Police said a babysitter was watching the victim’s two children when the incident happened.]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands Lose Power in Tex. Storms]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:49:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/CDZ79QAUMAABKza.jpg
Strong thunderstorms packing powerful winds carved a trail of damage across North Texas on Friday evening, causing widespread power outages and grounding hundreds of flights at airports in the Dallas-Fort Worth...

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<![CDATA[Standoff Ends With Man Believed to Have Pipe Bombs]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:52:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_222952348.jpg
A suspect, who police believed was armed with pipe bombs, prompted an hours-long standoff with officers.

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<![CDATA[USS Midway Marks Vietnam War Anniversary ]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:22:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/FzPQyUqlPYiuPMECmVwW-2-1249569946000.jpg
Vietnam veterans from around the country are in San Diego to mark the 40th anniversary of the Vietnam War on April 30.

Photo Credit: Patrick Shipley]]>
<![CDATA[Dealing With Dog Barking Problem? What You Can Do]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:56:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dog+Bite.jpg
If you're baffled on how to deal with a persistently barking dog, here's information on how cities in San Diego County deal with complaints.

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<![CDATA[CHP Chases Semi From Temecula to San Diego]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:45:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/semi+truck+driver+pursuit.JPG
A semi-truck driver trying to escape California Highway Patrol officers sped from Temecula to San Diego County Friday night, with law enforcement trailing close behind.]]>
<![CDATA[Navy Offers Jet Crash Victims Fraction of Lost Items' Worth]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:34:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/imperial+jet+crash.JPG
An Army veteran whose home was destroyed by a fiery Navy jet crash said he was shocked to learn the U.S. government planned to pay him under $5,000 -- even though officials told him they'd cover "whatever...

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<![CDATA[Prescription Database Law Could Cut Painkiller Deaths]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:05:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kristin_greene_pic_1200x675_403858499890.jpg
A proposed law could reduce accidental deaths and suicides from prescription pain killers.]]>
<![CDATA[Geyser Erupts From Damaged Hydrant]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:30:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hydrant+geyser+0424.jpg
A huge fountain of water exploded from a damaged hydrant in Carlsbad Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Bolts' Counsel Gives Realities Of Stadium Gamesmanship]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:35:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/new+carson+stadium+renderings+0423+%284%29.jpg
For civic leaders focused on keeping the Chargers in San Diego, there’s a big disconnect with the team's point man in its quest for a new stadium.

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<![CDATA[Register Outage at Starbucks ]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:53:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP584464016824.jpg
A nationwide outage of Starbucks' point-of-sale system earned some some customers a free jolt of espresso before it was resolved Friday night. The coffee chain confirmed the outage to store staff around...

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<![CDATA[Senate Staffer Arrested]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:09:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Generic+DC+Police+Lights+Close+Up+Generic.jpg
An aide to Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has been charged with possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine after federal agents raided his home. An office administrator for Cochran,...

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<![CDATA[Life Sentence for Men in Thrill Killing]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:34:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Galvez-Gomez-0424.jpg
Two men found guilty in the random 2011 thrill killing of a developmentally disabled man were sentenced to life in prison without parole Friday in a San Diego courtroom.

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<![CDATA[History Center to Recognize 160 Centurions]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:56:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tivoli-Bar-Grill.jpg
The San Diego History Center on Saturday will recognize 160 San Diego businesses, organizations and institutions that have been in the city for 100 years or more.

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<![CDATA[Extension Cord Leads Deputy to 100 Pounds of Pot]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:39:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/732453081.jpg
An extension cord led a deputy straight to a greenhouse allegedly used to grow marijuana and to a suspected honey oil lab on a property in east San Diego this week, officials said.

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<![CDATA[50-Foot Tree Falls, Blocks Roadway]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:38:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Tree-Down-0424-1.jpg
A 50-foot tree fell Friday morning in a La Jolla neighborhood, blocking the roadway.

Photo Credit: Chris Chan]]>
<![CDATA[Driver in Cycling Crash Blames Boyfriend Delusions: Psychiatrist ]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:12:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Theresa_owens_pic_0423_1200x675_433423427911.jpg
The woman accused of slamming into a group of cyclists on Fiesta Island said her boyfriend “appeared and then disappeared,” somehow causing the crash, a psychiatrist testified Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Armenian Genocide March]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:48:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/armenian+genocide+america+los+angeles+march+justice.jpg
Fifty thousand people were expected at Friday's "March for Justice" through Los Angeles on the anniversary of the genocide of 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turks in 1915. The six-mile march was set to travel...

Photo Credit: Khallid Shabazz]]>
<![CDATA[Trial in Decade-Long Abduction Case]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:55:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/186*120/garcia+abduction+kidnap+belll+gardens.jpg
A California man accused of kidnapping and raping a girl he later lived with for years was ordered Friday to stand trial. An Orange County Superior Court judge made the decision Friday after hearing preliminary...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Kills Self Outside Courthouse]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:24:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/162*120/DSC_01692.JPG
A man awaiting a verdict in his sexual assault trial shot and killed himself outside the courthouse on Friday. John Goodwin, 75, a longtime piano teacher from Atkinson, New Hampshire, went on trial this week for...

Photo Credit: James A. Kimble]]>
<![CDATA[Frozen Veggies, Smoothie Kits Recalled Over Listeria Concerns]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:30:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/veg-169160883.jpg
Inventure Foods, Inc. is recalling certain varieties of its Fresh Frozen line of vegetables and select varieties of its Jamba “At Home” line of smoothie kits, after finding listeria in its Jefferson, Georgia...

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<![CDATA[Good Deed Turns Tragic in Panhandler Crash]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:47:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondido-police-generic-11.jpg
A driver who had stopped to offer money to a panhandler accidentally ran her over on Friday morning in Escondido.]]>
<![CDATA[Deputies Search for Robbers, 1 Armed, in Vista]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:28:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Policelightsgeneric.jpg
A Vista high school has been placed in lockdown as sheriff’s deputies search for two robbers, one of them armed.

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<![CDATA[Victims of Ex-Cop To Be Paid $1.3M]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:44:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hays-Surrenders-1003.jpg
Two victims of an ex-San Diego Police Department officer convicted of misconduct on the job – including assault, battery and illegally detaining several women – will be paid more than $1.3 million dollars.

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<![CDATA[25 Years of Stunning Hubble Space Photos]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:03:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP159893123088_2_Hubble.jpg
In the 25 years since NASA scientists sent the Hubble Space Telescope into orbit, the telescope has delivered a peek into the workings of the universe.

Photo Credit: AP
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<![CDATA[CHP Dashcam Video Shows State Senator's DUI Tests]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:51:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ben+hueso+dui+arrest+video.png
Newly released California Highway Patrol dashcam video shows an impaired California State Senator Ben Hueso undergoing sobriety tests and answering questions before his August arrest.]]>
<![CDATA[County Supervisor Leaks Details About Confidential Meeting]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/supervisor+dave+roberts.JPG
San Diego County Supervisor Dave Roberts disclosed details about a confidential discussion of sensitive personnel matter, according to emails obtained by NBC 7 Investigates.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Dubbed "World’s Smart City”]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:56:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/world+smart+cities+promo+san+diego.png
It’s what’s springing from the minds of geniuses -- and the power of business and industry – that’s now putting this city on the world's 21st-century map in a substantial context.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Therapy Dog Reunited with Marine Vet Owner]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:54:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Nahla+found+0423.JPG
A local Marine veteran’s therapy dog that disappeared for four months has been found safe and reunited with her owner.]]>
<![CDATA[Bison Herd Shot After Stampeding Through Upstate NY Towns]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:29:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/buffalobuffalobuffalo.jpg
A herd of bison that stampeded through a string of upstate New York towns on Friday after it somehow got loose from a farm near Albany, has been shot. The 15 creatures, two calves among them, traipsed...]]>