<![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-usTue, 03 May 2016 21:45:06 -0700Tue, 03 May 2016 21:45:06 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cruz Suspends Campaign: 'Voters Chose Another Path']]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:41:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527830664-CRUZ.jpg
Sen. Ted Cruz, who despite an early victory in the Iowa caucus struggled to stop Donald Trump from cutting into his support from evangelical Christian voters, has dropped out of the race for the Republican...

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<![CDATA[Extensive Vandalism Found at Warner Springs High School]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:00:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/5-3-2016-Warner+Springs+HS+Vandalism.jpg
A school maintenance worker arrived Tuesday morning to find extensive vandalism in multiple classrooms

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<![CDATA[Mayor Announces Steps to Address 911 Dispatch Issues]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:06:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/san-diego-911-dispatch-center.jpg
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer announced five new steps to address the city's long-standing 911 dispatch issues at a news conference Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Classic Rock Titans to Headline Coachella Stage]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 10:54:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Rolling-Stones-Cuba1.jpg
You've heard the rumors -- turns out they're true. Desert Trip comes to the Coachella Valley in October for three nights, and with it, some of the biggest living names in rock & roll history.

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<![CDATA[Freeway Skateboarding Social Media Challenge 'Reckless': CHP]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:55:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/179*120/impuestos-dolar-20.jpg
The California Highway Patrol is hoping a new potentially dangerous trend doesn't gain any more traction on social media after videos posted show people jumping out of cars on Southern California freeways...

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<![CDATA[Quality of Life Dashboard Offers Mixed Report of San Diego ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 21:27:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cars+on+san+diego+freeway.jpg
The 2016 Quality of Life Dashboard from the Center for Sustainable Energy’s (CSE) Equinox Project shines a spotlight on economic and environmental factors that affect living standards in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Boar Attacks 2 People in Mass.]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:30:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/pig+photo+kat.jpg
A boar attacked two people in Townsend, Massachusetts, on Tuesday night; a female who was transported with minor injuries and a man who was transported with life-threatening injuries. According to the Townsend

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<![CDATA[US Not Ready for Zika Virus: Experts ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:56:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_71939457309-zika.png
Zika virus is going to start spreading in the United States and the country's not ready for it, experts said Tuesday.It probably won't spread much — most areas in the U.S. don't have the right conditions...

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<![CDATA[14,000 Seabass Delivered to Catalina Harbor]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:30:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Seabass.jpg
Hubbs-Seaworld Research Institute (HSWRI) delivered 14,000 cultured white seabass to the Catalina Seabass Fund grow-out facility in Catalina Harbor in Catalina Island Tuesday

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<![CDATA[Interstate 5 Rollover Crash in La Jolla]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:07:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SD-Fire-Engine-Generic.jpg
Check back for updates on this breaking news story.

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<![CDATA[Honoring Educators on Teacher Appreciation Day]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 16:34:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WEB+Teacher+generic+getty.jpg
Tuesday is the day to say “thanks” to that special teacher.

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<![CDATA[Padres Pitcher Robbie Erlin to Undergo Surgery]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:07:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/erlin+pic.jpg
Erlin was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Thursday, April 21 with a left elbow strain.

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<![CDATA[San Diego Blood Bank in Need of Donations]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:10:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/256*120/Blood+bank+logo.jpg
The San Diego Blood Bank (SDBB) is facing a donation shortage and is asking any eligible individuals of all blood types to donate.]]>
<![CDATA[Ted Cruz Says Young Heckler Deserves a Spanking]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 10:34:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ted-cruz1.jpg
Ted Cruz responded to a young heckler who yelled out "you suck" during a campaign event in Indiana by telling the child that such an outburst would land him a spanking in the Cruz household.

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<![CDATA[ISIS Attack Kills US Navy SEAL in Iraq]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 14:30:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/carter-AP_16119550975525-%281%29.jpg
A U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in an ISIS attack in Iraq, officials said Tuesday, NBC News reported. Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said the U.S. serviceman was advising and assisting Kurdish Peshmerga...

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<![CDATA[Witness Recalls Hearing 'Pop' in Fatal Hit-and-Run]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:10:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/christopher-noah-prelim-050316.jpg
An Oceanside woman described hearing a sound unlike any she had heard before at the same time a cyclist was struck by a car near her home.

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<![CDATA[Russian Man Dies in ICE Custody]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 11:14:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/041211+ICE+agent+generic.jpg
A Russian man died Sunday while in the custody of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

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<![CDATA[Undercover Cop Targeted in Shooting: SDPD]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:29:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jamacha-shooting-050316.jpg
The investigation has closed off a large stretch of Jamacha Road near Beacon.

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<![CDATA[Brothers Arraigned for Killing, Torture of Homeless Man]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:59:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mostrong-brothers_Crop.jpg
Family members of the victim and those of the defendants were present for the emotionally-charged hearing.

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<![CDATA[5 Juveniles Arrested in Poway Arson]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:30:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Poway-arson-pic-1.jpg
Five students from Rancho Bernardo High School were arrested Tuesday in connection with arson in Poway.

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<![CDATA[Harbor Officer Rescues Kayakers in Oceanside]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 20:32:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Cunniff-1.jpg
An officer with the Oceanside Police Department’s Harbor Unit is being hailed a hero for rescuing a group of experienced kayakers from rough waters over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Port Honors 'Maritime Month' With Free Tours]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 14:42:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Port-SD-Maritime-Tours.jpg
The Port of San Diego will honor San Diego’s deep ties to the maritime industry this month with a series of events, including free public tours.

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<![CDATA[From Cruz Conspiracies to Cheering Muslims: Trump's Wild Claims ]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 13:59:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trumpImages-527466972.jpg
In the latest in a string of incendiary comments, Donald Trump accused Ted Cruz’s father on Tuesday of links to President John F. Kennedy’s killer shortly before the president’s assassination.

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<![CDATA[NTSB Slams DC Metro Safety]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 17:14:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/0112-lenfant-Metro-smoke-dianne-wallace.jpg
The Washington, D.C. Metro often used trains filled with passengers to look for sources of smoke or fire, according to a revelation at a federal safety hearing Tuesday on a 2015 incident that killed an...

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<![CDATA[25 Dogs Seized From Home Puts Strain on Shelter]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:56:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/carson-hoarding-050216.PNG
Twenty-five dogs found living in what officials call deplorable conditions at a Torrance home are now living at the Carson/Gardena Animal Care Center - but that has posed a big problem because of overcrowding at...

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<![CDATA[Man Arrested Allegedly Carrying Meth, Python in Bag]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:55:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/216*120/meth_snake_backpack.jpg
Deputies arrested a man who was allegedly found with methamphetamine and a 24-inch python in his backpack on Monday, authorities said.]]>
<![CDATA[Most Popular Baby Names in San Diego]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 10:47:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/baby-generic-new.jpg
Many Mias and Noahs were born in the San Diego region last year, making those names the most popular baby names locally, according to health officials.

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<![CDATA[New Eatery Heading to SDSU]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:55:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Eureka-Mac-Cheese-Fritos.jpg
San Diego State University (SDSU) has found a restaurant to set up shop in its new mixed-use complex – a shopping, dining and living space taking shape ahead of its debut next year.

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<![CDATA[Teen on New Bike Hurt in Crash]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:05:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bike-Lanes-Generic-KNSD.jpg
A high school student riding a bicycle he had gotten just hours earlier was hurt Monday night when he crashed his new bike into a car in Oceanside, officials confirmed.

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<![CDATA[CHP Searches for Driver in I-5 Pursuit]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:18:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chp-generic.jpg
California Highway Patrol officers are searching Camp Pendleton area for the driver in a pursuit.

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<![CDATA[Stabbing Death of Man Walking Home Was Hate Crime: SDSO]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 17:36:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hugh+pettigrew.JPG
Three people have been arrested and charged with the January stabbing death of a man in Fallbrook, San Diego Sheriff's deputies (SDSO) announced Monday.

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<![CDATA[69-Foot Tall Beer Tanks Arrive in Port of San Diego]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 18:29:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ballast+point+giant+beer+tanks.jpg
Four 69-foot tall beer tanks arrived at the Port of San Diego Thursday for Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits

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<![CDATA[Street in Coronado Cleared After Shutdown]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 12:50:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Coronado-Suspicious-Device-0503.jpg
The main street that runs through Coronado Island was partly shut down Tuesday morning while police officers investigated a suspicious device left near the road.

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<![CDATA[Salon Owner Hopes Video Nabs 'Slob Burglar']]> Tue, 03 May 2016 07:19:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carmel+Mountain+Burglary+Suspect.jpg
Surveillance video shows a man shining a flashlight through the glass front door of Couture Hair Bar & Spa in Carmel Mountain Ranch just after 3 a.m. last Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Residents Want Less Motorcycle Noise in Del Mar]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 19:19:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Del+Mar+Motorcycle+Noise1.jpg
Some residents in Del Mar say they are tired of hearing loud motorcycles in their community and want to find a solution to decrease the noise.

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<![CDATA[Ex-NFL Star Refutes Rape Charges]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 18:51:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/49ER+PRESSER+-+10454427.jpg
Attorneys for former San Francisco 49er Dana Stubblefield fired back Tuesday against allegations that the NFL star raped a disabled woman, calling the charges "absolutely ridiculous" and saying Stubblefield's...

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<![CDATA[Man Cleared of Crime After 10 Yrs]]> Mon, 02 May 2016 16:09:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Gatling-AP_16123738951308.jpg
A Virginia man who spent a decade in prison after pleading guilty to a New York City slaying over 50 years ago was cleared of the crime Monday.At the request of a prosecutor, a judge vacated the conviction of...

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<![CDATA[Questions Linger 15 Years After Chandra Levy Slaying]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 09:26:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chandra-AP_146851304930.jpg
Fifteen years after Washington intern Chandra Levy was killed and her body dumped in the woods, the pain of her parents is still fresh.

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<![CDATA[Detroit Grapples With Teacher Sickouts, Water Shutoffs]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:48:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_16123644065118.jpg
Nearly all of Detroit's schools were closed Tuesday as hundreds of teachers called out sick for a second day over concerns that many may not get paid amid a funding crisis, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Junior Seau's Former Doctor Could Have License Revoked]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 10:58:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/David-Chao-1021.jpg
The former team physician for the San Diego Chargers could have his license revoked or suspended by the Medical Board of California.]]>
<![CDATA[Charter School Buys La Mesa Property]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 08:17:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lee_8776_Lake_Murray_Blvd__La_Mesa_t620.jpg
Student Success Programs, a local charter school, has acquired a La Mesa retail property for approximately $2.1 million, with plans to set up school operations, according to brokerage firm Lee & Associates.

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