<![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 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 04:30:08 -0800 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 04:30:08 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Drug Store Thief Hops Counter, Steals Pills]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:43:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Generic-police-tape.jpg
San Diego Police were investigating a grand theft at the Mira Mesa CVS.

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<![CDATA[Hot Air Balloon Lands in Street in Sorrento Valley]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:26:36 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Hot+air+balloon+landing+0129.jpg
A hot air balloon landed in the street in Sorrento Valley.]]>
<![CDATA[Bill Would Boost CA Smoking Age From 18 to 21]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:12:00 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/generic-smoking-teen.jpg
A Southern California lawmaker wants to increase the legal smoking age in the state from 18 to 21 in an effort to make it harder for teens to get their hands on cigarettes.

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<![CDATA[SDPD Responds to 911 Wait Time Concerns]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:32:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Generic+911+smart+phone.jpg
When you call 911 to report an emergency, you don’t expect to be put on hold but it does happen, San Diego Police Department officials said Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Outside Attorney Fees Cost More Than Settlement Award]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:40:37 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/generic-gavel.jpg
The city of San Diego is settling a pension lawsuit for $70,000 after spending more than $2 million on outside attorneys.

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<![CDATA[Calif. Snowpack "Dismally Meager"]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:35:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/202*120/01-29-2015-drought-snowpack.JPG
California appears to be facing a fourth consecutive dry year, with water reservoirs already at critically low levels, the results of the state's second snowpack survey suggest.

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<![CDATA["Our Silences" Unveiled in San Diego]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:11:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Our-Silences-0129_3.jpg
“Our Silences” is made up of 10 bronze figures weighing approximately a ton each.

Photo Credit: NBC 7 Jeff Herrera]]>
<![CDATA[Men Accused in Fatal Pot Shop Robbery Bound for Trial]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:50:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/north+park+shooting+0425.JPG
Two men accused of robbing a North Park dispensary at gunpoint, resulting in the shooting death of an alleged accomplice will stand trial, a judge said Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunmen Who Took $500k in Jewelry Sought]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:23:02 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/del-cerro-robberies-all.jpg
Two men suspected of making off with $500,000 worth of jewelery during a December armed robbery are still being sought by local authorities.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Pediatric Nurse Pleads Guilty to Sex Acts with Newborn]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:43:37 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MICHAEL+WILLIAM+LUTTS+Booking+Photo.JPG
A pediatric nurse accused of performing sex acts on two infants and videotaping them has entered a guilty plea Thursday, the U.S. attorney said.

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<![CDATA[5 Unexpected Stars Could Be Super Bowl MVP]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:15:57 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/171*120/Gostyformvp.jpg
Sometimes, the biggest offensive stars in the game are overshadowed by bit players, backups and defenders.

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<![CDATA[Food Fads: Adding Crickets To Your Diet]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:08:13 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/cricket-flour-bob+copy.jpg
Making food out of cricket flour may be gaining in popularity.]]>
<![CDATA[BP Agents Intercept $430K in Meth at SD Checkpoint]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:11:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/1-29-15-Border+Patrol+Agents+Foil+Meth+Smuggling+Attempt+at+I-8+Checkpoint_photo+4.jpg
A Mexican national was busted at a San Diego border checkpoint with more than $430,000 of methamphetamine hidden in his car.

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<![CDATA[Super Bowl Commercial by "No More"]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:01:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/footballs.jpg
No celebrities or NFL players facing the camera, saying "No more." This ad simply depicts a 911 call of a woman pretending to order a pizza while calling police with her attacker still in the house.

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<![CDATA["Revenge Porn" Site Immoral, Not Illegal: Defense]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:56:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Kevin+Bollaert+0116.JPG
A man accused of posting more than 10,000 sexually explicit photos of women to a website to extort them for money sat quietly in court Thursday morning, as he watched his defense attorney try to convince...]]>
<![CDATA[SD's First Legal Pot Shop Wins Appeal]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:13:32 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pot+Appeal+Pic-PIC_0.jpg
A San Diego State University professor who obtained the first conditional use permit for the operation of a medical marijuana dispensary is cleared to move forward with the business, according to a report...]]>
<![CDATA[Ex-Con Gets 100 to Life in Homeless Mom's Murder]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:35:44 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jeffery_mccreary_san_marcos.jpg
An Escondido man convicted of the brutal, drug-fueled murder of a young mother was sentenced to 100 years to life in a Vista courtroom Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Facebook's 'N-Word' Policy Shocks Dad]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 12:15:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/facebook-generic.gif
A San Marcos father is upset about a post on his daughter's Facebook page. He says someone posted a derogatory term about African Americans but when he reported it to Facebook, administrators said there...]]>
<![CDATA[$6M for Man Wrongly Jailed 21 Years]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:33:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kenneth+ireland+edit.jpg
A Wallingford man cleared of rape and murder charges and freed after 21 years behind bars will receive $6 million from the state for the ordeal he endured, officials said Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Keeping the Super Bowl Safe]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:57:58 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SuperBowlSecurity.jpg
The party is in full swing at Super Bowl Central in Phoenix, Arizona, with a careful balance of celebration and security.]]>
<![CDATA[95-Year-Old Ping Pong Champ]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:57:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/NC_pingpongguy.jpg
World War II veteran and former national table tennis champion celebrates his 95th birthday with a ping pong paddle in his hand.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Charged With Fox Exec's Murder]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:37:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gavin1.jpg
A convicted drug dealer has been charged with murder in the death of Fox executive Gavin Smith. Smith's remains were found by hikers in October 2013 in a remote area, more than a year after the 57-year-old...]]>
<![CDATA[U.S. Cabbie Added to Terrorist List]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:50:47 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Liban-Haji-Mohamed.jpg
The FBI has added a former U.S. cab driver, suspected of joining a terror group in East Africa, to its list of about 30 people considered "most wanted terrorists." Somali-born Liban Haji Mohamed, 29, left...

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<![CDATA[Seattle Rolls 12k Joints For Super Bowl]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:56:38 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SeattlePotPack0129.jpg
Seattle marijuana producer Solstice rolls 12,000 joints -- calling it the "12th Pack" -- for the Super Bowl.]]>
<![CDATA[Archie Manning on Peyton's Retirement Rumors]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:28:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/455453774.jpg
Loss of Offensive Coordinator Adam Gase was big disappointment to Peyton Manning, father tells SportsWrap.

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<![CDATA[Anti-SeaWorld Mural Pops Up on Sunset Boulevard]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:37:03 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/206*120/1-28-15-PETA+anti+seaworld+mural.JPG
A Los Angeles-based graffiti artist has transformed the boarded-up windows at PETA's Bob Barker Building on Sunset Boulevard into an anti-SeaWorld mural.

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<![CDATA[President Obama Sings "Uptown Funk"]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:31:47 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/20150128+Barack+Obama+Uptown+Funk.jpg
President Obama has shown off his vocal skills again, giving the world a rendition of the hit song "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson (ft. Bruno Mars).
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<![CDATA[Reward Offered in Random Bandit Robbery Series]]> Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:00:36 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/0031.png
A group of unknown suspects are wanted for a series of seemingly random attacks on businesses throughout San Diego.

Photo Credit: San Diego Police Dept.]]>
<![CDATA[Deontay Wilder on Tracking Down Wladimir Klitschko]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:30:40 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Deontay-Wilder-Super-Bowl.jpg
Deontay Wilder has a lot of pressure on his shoulders.

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