<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 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 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:53:27 -0700 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:53:27 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Questions Raised About UT's "Slippery" Editorial]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:58:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carl-DeMaio-1017_1.jpg
Controversial and highly disputed emails provided to NBC 7 investigates include statements from Congressional candidate Carl DeMaio where he appears to be bragging about his campaign writing a UT San...

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<![CDATA[Doc Accused of Taking Nude Pics of Patients]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:47:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Volunteers-in-Medicine-1021.jpg
A state investigator said more than 1300 explicit photos were on the doctor's work cellphone, court documents show.]]>
<![CDATA[Burglary Unveils Marijuana Grow in Imperial Beach]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:08:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/marijuana+raid+imperial+beach.jpg
A burglary at an Imperial Beach business led deputies to discover a marijuana grow Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Surfer Collapses and Dies in La Jolla]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:38:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/stephen+fujii+.jpg
The man went out surfing with a friend near Calumet Park at approximately 7 a.m.

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<![CDATA[Pricey Gold Coin Donated to Kids' NewsDay]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:50:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NewsDayCoin.jpg
Each year, an anonymous San Diego man with a heart of gold makes a unique donation to Kids' NewsDay.

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<![CDATA[Will Smartphones Replace Credit Cards?]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:50:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP159460407870%282%29.jpg
The week, Apple Pay launched around the country. The program allows users to scan their smartphone instead of pulling out their wallet and credit card. Is this just a novelty, or will it revolutionize...

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<![CDATA[Zahau Lawsuit Alleging Murder Is "Baseless": Attorney]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:38:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WEB_ZAHAU_PRESS_CONFERENCE_050813_722x406_29468739851.jpg
Attorneys for a woman accused of killing Rebecca Zahau call a lawsuit against her “baseless and senseless.”]]>
<![CDATA[USS La Jolla Ending Naval Career]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:17:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/uss+la+jolla.jpg
A U.S. Navy submarine named after a seaside San Diego neighborhood is retiring after 34 years of service.

Photo Credit: U.S. Navy
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<![CDATA[Man's Arm Severed in Oak Park Crash]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:50:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/universitycrash+oak+park.jpg
A man's arm was severed in a two-vehicle crash in Oak Park this morning when his Toyota Prius rolled over. Police believe alcohol was involved.]]>
<![CDATA[Smoke Evacuates Class at Miramar Ranch Elementary]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:35:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDFD-Engine-1.JPG
A classroom was evacuated after a fire today at Miramar Ranch Elementary School.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[NBC 7 Earns CityBeat Readers Poll Honors]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:09:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Dagmar+722x406.jpg
NBC 7 got some love from the annual San Diego CityBeat readers poll, released today. Dagmar Midcap, SoundDiego and Catherine Garcia were among those honored.]]>
<![CDATA[White House Fence Jumper in Custody]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:24:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/456595274.jpg
A man is in custody after jumping the White House fence on the North Lawn Wednesday evening, the Secret Service confirms. The incident was reported around 7:15 p.m., and federal officials tell NBC News the...

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<![CDATA[Nurse Amber Vinson No Longer Has Ebola: Family]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:31:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ambervinson.jpg
Dallas nurse Amber Vinson no longer has Ebola, her family said Wednesday, one week after she was hospitalized at an Atlanta hospital with the potentially deadly virus. "We are overjoyed to announce that, as of...

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<![CDATA[Suspected Serial Killer Charged in Second Death]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:29:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Darren+Deon+Vann+new.jpg
A second round of murder charges were filed Wednesday against a registered sex offender suspected in the deaths of at least seven women whose bodies were found over the last

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<![CDATA[Carlsbad Resident Thwarts Apparent Burglary]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:25:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/police-lights-night-shutterstock_328107376.jpg
A Carlsbad homeowner interrupted an apparent burglary early today on the 3700 block of Westhaven Drive, chasing away an intruder in the home’s garage.

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<![CDATA[Kensington Brush Fire Started in Homeless Camp ]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:46:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kensington+brusher.jpg
A small brush fire was quickly extinguished in San Diego’s Kensington neighborhood Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Survey Asks LA Residents About NFL Stadium]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:30:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FARMERS+FIELD+-+INTERIOR+-+VIEW+OF+SEATING+BOWL.jpg
A survey sent to thousands of Los Angeles residents asks several questions designed to gauge interest in an NFL team and what kind of features recipients would like to see in a stadium if a team moves to...

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<![CDATA[Car Damages El Cajon Apartment Building]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:52:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/carintobuilding+el+cajon.jpg
Crews are investigating damage at an apartment complex on 233 N. Mollison Ave. in El Cajon after a vehicle apparently drove into it.]]>
<![CDATA[Oceanside Teens Admit to Tagging U.S. Flag]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:29:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oside-Flag-Vandals.jpg
Two California teenagers admitted to vandalizing American flags in a senior living community.

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<![CDATA[Padres Fire Hitting Coach Phil Plantier]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:41:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/phil+plantier.jpg
An anemic Padres offense has cost hitting coach Phil Plantier his job.

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<![CDATA[3-Alarm Fire Burns Barn, Heat Appears on Satellite Imagery]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:59:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/barn9.jpg
A bunch of pallets began burning at a ranch east of Gilroy early Wednesday morning, and spread to a barn sending bright orange flames into the sky and shutting down roads in the area.
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<![CDATA[Man Arrested for DUI After Crashing into CHP Vehicle]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:00:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DUI-Escondido-CHP-1022.jpg
A California Highway Patrol officer’s vehicle was struck during a traffic stop in Escondido early Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Goal: Keep Manning Off Field]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:49:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/manning+chargers+defense.jpg
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke the all-time touchdown passing record. Now he gets a chance to carve up the Chargers defense on Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Caught on Camera: Mountain Lions Spotted in Glendora]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:24:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/mountain+lion+glendora+big+dalton+canyon.PNG
A family of four mountain lions was spotted passing through Big Dalton Canyon in Glendora last week and it was all caught on camera.]]>
<![CDATA[Water Main Break Affects Homes in La Presa]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:15:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/water+main+la+presa.jpg
Two homes were without water and another suffered damage after a water main break in La Presa.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged With Rape, Sodomy in Golden Hill Assault]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:06:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/courtroom+generic+722.jpg
A 21-year-old man faces six felony charges after police say he entered a woman’s open window in Golden Hill and sexually assaulted her as she slept.]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's Struggling With Changing Tastes]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:01:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/453192914.jpg
McDonald's is losing money, fewer customers and fewer items on the dollar menu. What do they need to do to bounce back?

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<![CDATA[Man Guilty of Killing Teacher ]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:58:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Allen+Prue.jpg
A part-time snowplow driver was convicted Wednesday of luring a prep-school teacher out of her Vermont home under the guise of a broken down car, then killing her. A jury rejected arguments by Allen...

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<![CDATA[Kids' Newsday: Selling Papers With a Smile]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:38:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KidsNewsDay9.jpg
They stood out with their yellow aprons. Our NBC 7 anchors and reporters took to the streets on Oct. 21, 2014, to sell newspapers to benefit Rady Children's Hospital as part of Kids' NewsDay.]]>
<![CDATA[Rabid Bat May Have Infected Children: Health Officials]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:36:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/brownbats2.jpg
San Diego County health officials are trying to find children or adults who may have handled a rabid bat outside a San Marcos restaurant over the weekend.

Photo Credit: Ronald Gonzales/DFG]]>
<![CDATA[SeaWorld Animals Seen With Scars, Lesions: PETA]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:43:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/seaworld+peta+allegations.JPG
A new complaint against SeaWorld San Diego alleges keeping dolphins, whales and walruses in captivity is causing psychological and physical harm, including skin lesions, scars and abnormal behavior.

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<![CDATA[Garbage Truck Engulfed in Flames Shuts Down East SR-52]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:18:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/garbage+truck+on+fire.JPG
A garbage truck fully engulfed in flames has shut down traffic along the eastbound State Route 52.]]>
<![CDATA[Pet Bobcat Escapes Again]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:25:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Rocky+the+Bobcat.JPG
A pet bobcat escaped from its Jersey Shore home for at least the third time this year, a little more than a month after a judge told its owner the feline would be removed from her home permanently if it got out...

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<![CDATA[Highway Guardrail Maker Defrauded Government: Jury]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:56:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/highway+generic.jpg
A company manufacturing guardrails lining highways in California and across the country defrauded the federal government, according to a jury verdict out of a federal whistleblower case in Texas.
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<![CDATA["Game of Thrones" Debate Moment]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:41:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NECN_102114_winteriscomingNHdebate_10p_1200x675_346016835790.jpg
A University of New Hampshire political science professor's three word pop culture reference in the New Hampshire U.S. Senate race debate Tuesday night in Concord had the audience laughing and the...]]>
<![CDATA[Reopening Balboa Park's California Tower]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:56:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/california+tower+balboa+park.jpg
A new generation of San Diegans will soon be able to climb to the top of Balboa Park’s iconic California Tower after it was shuttered nearly 80 years ago.

Photo Credit: Jose Gutierrez. ]]>
<![CDATA[Vote Early, Stop the Political Mailers and Calls]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:04:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/political+data+software.JPG
Here’s an incentive to turn your ballot in early: It may save you more robocalls and political mailers.]]>