<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usThu, 30 Jun 2016 20:41:32 -0700Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:41:32 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Mother and Young Child Killed in Crash in Escondido: PD]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:45:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondido-Crash-06-30-16.JPG
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<![CDATA[Fire Rips Through Vacant Market in Escondido]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:06:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/escondido+fire+06-30-16.gif
Firefighters rushed to a vacant meat market in Escondido Thursday after flames ripped through the building, sending heavy smoke into the air visible from multiple freeways in San Diego's North County.

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<![CDATA[Search for Attempted Sex Assault Suspect at 24 Hour Fitness ]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:37:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/24+hour+fitness+attempted+assault+sdpd+06-30-16.jpg
Police released a composite sketch of the man.

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<![CDATA[House to Vote on Terror Suspect Gun Measures: Source ]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:35:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PaulRyan-AP_16161559614348.jpg
The House will move next week on an anti-terrorism package that will have a provision to stop suspected terrorists from buying guns, a source who participated in a House GOP conference call on Thursday...

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<![CDATA[High Speed Pursuit Suspect Arrested Months Later]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 16:41:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ahran+Haugley.jpg
Police have arrested a wanted felon accused of leading officers on a high-speed pursuit across multiple San Diego highways during rush hour

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<![CDATA[July 4th Fireworks in San Diego]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:48:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/fireworkssdsan.jpg
With patriotic parties aplenty, there will be no shortage of fireworks in San Diego this 4th of July. Here's our guide to the dazzling shows that will illuminate our skyline on Independence Day.

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<![CDATA[911 Call Delay Reported In Fatal Refrigerator Accident]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:23:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/911+dispatch+0629.jpg
Neighbors told NBC7 they were horrified, mad and frustrated by a two-minute delay in getting through to 911 medics on Saturday after a refrigerator fell on a 6-year-old South Bay boy, killing him.]]>
<![CDATA[Search for Homicide Suspects in Spring Valley]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:39:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/spring+valley+stabbing+suspect+0630.jpg
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department is searching for two men believed to be involved in a homicide in late May. The two suspects fled the scene in a grey, late-model Hyundai Santa Fe.

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<![CDATA[Boy Nearly Drowns in Escondido: PD]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:50:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/police-stock-breaking-119818994.jpg
A seven-year-boy nearly drowned in a pool, Escondido Police Lt. Griffin confirmed to NBC 7 San Diego.

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<![CDATA[7,609-Acre Border Fire Now 100 Percent Contained]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:06:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Border-Fire-Cal-Fire-0625.jpg
A 7,609-acre wildfire burning for the past week in a rugged border community in southeast San Diego County is now 100 percent contained, Cal Fire officials said Sunday.

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<![CDATA[New Zika Studies Reveal Invisible Damage to Babies]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:32:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BabyZika-AP_698041135257.jpg
Zika virus causes different types of brain damage in babies, not just microcephaly, according to two new reports.Brazilian researchers found as many as one in five babies born with brain damage caused by Zika...

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<![CDATA[Plaza de Panama Remake In Limelight]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 20:26:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Balboa+Park+Goes+Blue+April+2.jpg
Six years after it was first unveiled, a plan to restore the heart of Balboa Park is getting a new lease on life.

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<![CDATA[Istanbul Victim Was Trying to Save Son From ISIS]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:04:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Fathi-Bayoudh-istanbul-attack.jpg
One of the dozens of people killed in an attack on an Istanbul airport Tuesday was a doctor on a mission to save his son from the terror group ISIS, officials and friends said.Fathi Bayoudh, a Tunisian...

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<![CDATA[8-Year-Old Inappropriately Touched at Laudromat]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:30:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/san+marcos+laundromat+suspect+surveillance+video+6-30-16.jpg
A detective assigned to the case is actively investigating the incident.

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<![CDATA[$20K Stolen from Del Mar Duplex During Fumigation ]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:00:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Del+Mar+Burglary+Suspect+06+30+16.JPG
The Del Mar duplex was found ransacked.

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<![CDATA[Murder Charges Dropped Against Man After 23 Years]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:41:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/William-Richards-Exonerated-KNSD-0629.jpg
A man who spent 23 years in prison walked free on Tuesday after the San Bernardino District Attorney dismissed all charges against him.

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<![CDATA[‘Am I Going to Live?’: Officers Save Woman in Scooter Crash]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:57:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carlsbad-PD-Shipley-Brown-0630.jpg
Two Carlsbad Police Department officers are being recognized for using their quick thinking and combat training to save the life of a young woman whose arm was severed in a scooter crash.

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<![CDATA[Fire Engulfs Escondido Meat Market]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:52:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondido-Fire-9-Yoo.JPG
A fire ripped through a vacant meat market on North Hale Avenue in Escondido Thursday, sending heavy plumes of smoke into the air, visible from multiple freeways in San Diego's North County.

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<![CDATA[Vigil Held for Man Killed in Hit-and-Run]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:44:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oceanside+hit-and-run+vigil+06-19-16.JPG
A moment of prayer was held during a vigil for 69-year-old Jack Tenhulzen.

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<![CDATA[Vehicle Overturns, Traps Person in Kearny Mesa]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:03:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/06-30-16+Kearny+Mesa+Crash.jpg
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<![CDATA[MTS Ramps Up Service for Holiday Weekend]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 17:38:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trolleygeneric_trolley_generic.jpg
MTS San Diego is ramping up service and offering promotional rides over the Fourth of July weekend.

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<![CDATA[Thief Steals Coin Given by Obama]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:08:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/betty-unsquished.jpg
A thief broke into the home of the nation's oldest full-time park ranger, punched her and stole a special coin given to her by President Barack Obama when she was honored before Christmas in Washington,...

Photo Credit: National Park Service/National Tree Lighting
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<![CDATA[LEGOLAND Debuts Tallest LEGO Building in U.S.]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:54:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/legoland+world+trade+center.JPG
LEGOLAND has debuted the tallest LEGO building in the U.S.

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<![CDATA[Padres Trade Rodney To Marlins For Pitching Prospect]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:18:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-542038772.jpg
Wil Myers now appears to be the likely candidate to represent the Padres when Petco Park hosts the Midsummer Classic on Tuesday, July 14th.

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<![CDATA[Final Weekend of the Fair]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:11:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/051109+fair.jpg
It’s the final weekend of the 2016 San Diego County Fair. After the 4th of July, the lights will dim and the indulgent food stands will turn off the fryers, so make the trek to Del Mar while there’s still...

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<![CDATA[Man Uses Oxygen Tank to Smash Ambulance Windows]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:06:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Ambulance-Scripps-Mercy-Hillcrest-630.jpg
In a violent, bizarre episode early Thursday, a man picked up an oxygen tank and smashed the windows of an ambulance parked outside Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego’s Hillcrest area.

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<![CDATA[San Diego No. 1 Destination for July 4th]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:14:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San-Diego-Bay-Generic-Garske-1.jpg
San Diego tops the list of Fourth of July holiday destinations for Southern Californians this year, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California’s travel forecast.

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<![CDATA[RNC Rule Proposal Aims to Thwart 'Stop Trump' Forces]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:39:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump-AP_16165715343393.jpg
In an attempt to block the "Stop Trump" movement that aimed to upend the Republican National Convention, delegates began circulating a draft rule that would effectively lock-in Donald Trump as the GOP...

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<![CDATA[Turkey Arrests 13 as Death Toll Climbs to 44: State Media]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:09:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ISTANBUL_GettyImages-543751396.jpg
Police in Turkey arrested 13 for a possible connection to the attack on Istanbul's airport as the death toll as the death toll climbed to 44 on Thursday and funerals continued for the victims, NBC News...

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<![CDATA['Catastrophe': Driver's BAC Double Limit Hours After Crash: DA]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:52:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Esteysi+Sanchez+Izazaga+Stacy+Sanchez+06+29+16.JPG
Police say the woman was allegedly driving DUI when she hit a pedestrian, hitting him so hard he flew into her windshield and lodged into the passenger seat.

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<![CDATA[Armed with Taser and Gun, Suspect Robs Hair Salon]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:09:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/rolando+suspect.png
San Diego police are searching for a man who walked into a hair salon armed with a Taser and gun, demanding money.

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<![CDATA[SeaWorld Named One of Top Amusement Parks in U.S.]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:03:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/seaworld-skytower-0630142.jpg
SeaWorld San Diego has been named one of the top amusement parks to visit in the U.S. by TripAdvisor.

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<![CDATA[US Contractor Charged With Okinawa Murder]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:51:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Okinawa-US-Base-Protest-AP_16171313374474.jpg
An American contractor at a military base on Okinawa was charged Thursday with murdering a local woman — a case that has inflamed anti-American anger on the Japanese island, NBC News reported.Kenneth Shinzato...

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<![CDATA[Philippines President Eyes Closer China Ties]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:21:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RodrigoDuterte-AP_16129422375104.jpg
Rodrigo Duterte, a firebrand who has drawn comparisons to Donald Trump for his coarse defiance of the traditional ruling class, was sworn in as president of the Philippines on Thursday.The 71-year-old said the...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Brings Back Prime Day Shopping Blitz]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:47:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_93380942358.jpg
This year's Prime Day will kick off at midnight PT (3 a.m. ET) and Amazon says it will launch new deals as often as every five minutes over the 24 hours of the sale. Overall, there will be more than 100,000...

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<![CDATA[New Requirement for Driver's License Applicants ]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:35:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oceanside-DMV-021116.jpg
The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be adding a new requirement for all applicants seeking a driver’s license or identification card for the first time.

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<![CDATA[Man Pleads Guilty to Machete Murder]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 13:07:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Vincent-Salas-Garza-0629.jpg
A man who used a machete to kill his friend last fall at a home in San Diego’s Rolando community changed his plea to guilty Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Conference Sheds Light on Postpartum Depression]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 18:40:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/baby_feet_generic.jpg
Many talk about the joys of becoming a new mother. But for some women, it can be a very difficult, dark time.]]>
<![CDATA[SDUSD Offers Free Summer Meals to Children]]> Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:49:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Summer-Cafe-BBQ-0625.jpg
The Summer Fun Café program will give children under the age of 18 free meals during the summer in 61 locations throughout San Diego County.

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<![CDATA[All-Clear at Joint Base Andrews]]> Thu, 30 Jun 2016 15:41:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/202*120/2016-06-30_1014.png
The all-clear has been issued at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland after reports of an active shooter were deemed unfounded, the base said Thursday morning. Joint Base Andrews was locked down just after 9

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