<![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 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:47:50 -0700 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:47:50 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Geyser Gushes After LA Main Break]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:39:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/224*120/UCLA+flood+july+29+gadi.JPG
A massive water main break flooded Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus Tuesday afternoon, stranding cars, a bus and drivers in several feet of swiftly rising water and mud. The 30-inch water main rupture...

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<![CDATA[Witness Heard "Multiple Explosions" Before Brown Field Fire]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:43:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Brown+Field+Fire1.jpg
An explosion inside a hangar -- filled with dangerous chemicals and million-dollar aircraft -- sent people running for safety at Brown Field.

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<![CDATA[Cal Fire Fights Wildfires Near Barona Casino]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:45:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Barona-Wildcat-Canyon-Fires.jpg
Cal Fire crews fought several spot wildfires reported along Wildcat Canyon Road.

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<![CDATA[Teen's Body Found in Middle of Fallbrook Street]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:48:52 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Teen-Fallbrook-Death-0729.jpg
What killed a Fallbrook teenager found dead in the middle of the road? That’s the question facing investigators with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.

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<![CDATA[Mars Rover Opportunity Sets Distance Record]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:29:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/169*120/PIA18404_Opportunity_Traverse_25mile_br.jpg
When it comes to out-of-this-world mileage figures, no vehicle can compete with Mars rover Opportunity.

Photo Credit: NASA]]>
<![CDATA[Panda Cub "Mr. Wu" Turns 2]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:44:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Xiao-Liwu-Panda-Zoo.jpg
Xiao Liwu, the San Diego Zoo's youngest giant panda, celebrated his second birthday Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[LA Water Main Break Floods Twitter]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:45:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/217*120/ucla-flooding-9.jpg
UCLA students took to social media to share their horror, amazement and even humor as a massive water main break left their campus underwater Tuesday. "Damn it, L.A. Don't you know California is in a...]]>
<![CDATA[2 Suspects Rob Escondido Jewelry Store: Police]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:15:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Escondidorobbers0729.jpg
Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a Royal Maui Jewelers store in Escondido last week.]]>
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<![CDATA[Chula Vista Officer Faces Battery Charges]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:44:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chula-vista-police-badge-05.jpg
A Chula Vista police officer faces four misdemeanor battery charges in connection to an altercation last month involving his girlfriend’s 16-year-old son.

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<![CDATA[Locals Tap Into New Online Economy]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:19:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Computer-generic-home-afric.jpg
Would you let a complete stranger sleep on your couch? How about drive your car? Well, with sharing economy, it can all happen with just a simple click of a button. NBC 7's Danya Bacchus explains.

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<![CDATA[Hiker Rescued in Lakeside ]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:48:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hiker-rescue-blue-sky-ranch.jpg
An injured hiker was airlifted off of a remote trail at the end of Blue Sky Ranch Road early Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Lawsuit: Students Being Cheated Out of P.E. Time]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:35:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oak_Lawn_playground.jpg
Four school districts in San Diego County are part of a lawsuit alleging students aren’t getting the mandated amount of physical education and exercise. NBC 7 education reporter Rory Devine has reaction from the...]]>
<![CDATA[NYC Elevator Attack Caught on Video]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:43:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/elevator+robbery+bk.jpg
Police are looking for two men who followed an 18-year-old woman into a New York City apartment building elevator, then punched and kicked her before running away with her]]>
<![CDATA[BD Wong Stars in "The Orphan of Zhao"]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BD-Wong-La-Jolla.jpg
BD Wong appears in what he describes as a "juicy revenge tale."

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<![CDATA[4 Charged in USC Student's Killing]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:58:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/usc+student+xinran+ji1.JPG
Four people were charged in connection with capital murder on Tuesday in the beating death of a 24-year-old USC graduate student, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's

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<![CDATA[CA Vet's Roommate Guilty of Murder]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:57:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ramosmissing.jpg
Jurors on Tuesday convicted a Southern California man of second-degree murder in the slaying of his former roommate, an Army veteran and Cal State Fullerton student with whom prosecutors said he was desperately...

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<![CDATA[2-Year-Old Double Amputee Still "Got It" After Viral Success]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:05:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/new-KAYDEN_KINKLE1_t580.jpg
When 2-year-old Kayden Kinckle took his first steps on prosthetic legs, he didn’t want help. “I got it, I got it, I got it,” Kayden said with each step. A YouTube video documenting the milestone for family...

Photo Credit: Nikki and Kevin Kinckle]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Finally Getting Healthy]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:31:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jedd+gyorko+cards+preview.jpg
Key parts of the lineup come back from injury as the Padres host St. Louis this week.

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<![CDATA[Minimum Wage Push Triggers Shove by Mayor, Business]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:51:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Minimumwagephoto-PIC_0.jpg
A minimum wage higher than the state’s has just been adopted by San Diego's City Council -- setting the stage for more fighting at City Hall, possibly the ballot box and in the courts.

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<![CDATA[2 Killed in Convertible Crash]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:09:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/randolph+nj+crash+2+killed.jpg
Two New Jersey high school football players riding in the back of a friend's Mustang convertible were killed in a crash in Randolph Saturday, authorities say. The driver and a front-seat passenger survived. ]]>
<![CDATA[Undocumented Family Alleges Sex Assault in Santee Shelter]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:14:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/santee+shelter+sex+assault+allegation.JPG
The immigration crisis might be overwhelming authorities in Texas who are dealing with a surge of immigrants at their border, but here in San Diego, one undocumented family from Central America is admitting to...]]>
<![CDATA[Family Pleads for Clues to Son's Motorcycle Death]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:17:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Aming-Motorcycle-Crash-0728.jpg
A family is pleading for witnesses to come forward with information about a hit-and-run crash that killed their son.

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<![CDATA[Parents Desperately Seek Medical Marijuana]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:14:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/charlottes+web+child+with+seizures+dose.JPG
California has the oldest and most liberal compassionate care law among the 23 states plus Washington, D.C. that allow the use of medical marijuana. So why are the state's youngest -- and arguably most...]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Fight, Defeat 23 Tons of SDCC-Goers’ Garbage]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:20:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/clean+and+safe+comic+con+trash.JPG
Cleaning up after San Diego Comic-Con is a challenge fit for a superhero.

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<![CDATA[Ideas, Complaints Wanted at Interstate 8 Meeting]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:01:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/I-8-San-Diego-sign-0319.jpg
If you drive the Interstate 8 corridor through the City of San Diego, traffic analysts are looking for your ideas and feedback.

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<![CDATA[Best of 2014 San Diego Comic-Con]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:03:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDCC-0726-45.JPG
We show you what you can't miss at the biggest pop-culture event in the country.

Photo Credit: Brad Streicher]]>
<![CDATA[Coronado Sex Suspect Killed in NY Officer Shootout]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:38:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CoronadoShootoutsuspect.jpg
Two U.S. marshals and an NYPD officer have been shot in Greenwich Village while trying to apprehend a sex assault suspect, authorities said Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Gonorrhea Sees Jump in San Diego]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:52:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_080112_sex.jpg
The number of gonorrhea cases in San Diego County jumped 10 percent last year, mainly infecting men, according to a county STD report released Monday.

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<![CDATA["Incredible Character": Venice Lightning Strike Victim]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:00:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/218*120/Nick+Family+Photo+7.JPG
A 20-year-old man in Southern California who died after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach Sunday is being remembered by his family as a "remarkable young man of incredible character." Nick Fagnano...

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<![CDATA[App Aims to Save Cardiac Arrest Victims]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:50:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/199*120/pulsepoint+app.JPG
A free CPR smartphone app aims to help San Diegans take a beat and save victims of sudden cardiac arrest, one of the leading causes of death in the country.]]>
<![CDATA[Idea to Improve Airport Security Could Pay $15,000]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:25:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/01-tsalede1.jpg
Got an idea on how to speed up security checkpoints at U.S. airports? If so, that idea could be worth as much as $15,000. The Transportation Security Administration is offering an award for the best plan to...

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<![CDATA[Calif. Gives Prizes for Dirty Cars]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:33:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/203*120/Dirty+Car.jpg
Water officials in one California county may have a prize for drivers who skip the car wash this month. Over the month of July, Ventura County water is hosting a dirty car contest to send a messy message...

Photo Credit: Courtney Lindberg]]>
<![CDATA[SoCal Island Off-Limits Over Bombs]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:05:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/222*120/San+Miguel+Island.jpg
An island off the Southern California coast could be closed for a year as the U.S. Navy investigates whether unexploded bombs remain on the the island. The island, owned by the

Photo Credit: Kevin Moore/National Park Service]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Events for July 31-August 3]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:48:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kid-sprinkler-wtaer.jpg
Here’s your challenge for August (if you choose to accept): Resolve to do something new every weekend. Here are some suggestions to get you started.

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<![CDATA[Concerns Surround Navy SEALs' Training Changes]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:53:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/US+NAVY+SEALS.jpg
The Navy is looking to expand where our top warriors, the Navy SEALs, train in San Diego. But not everyone is happy.

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<![CDATA[Sprinter Train Collides With Truck in Oceanside]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:05:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sprinter_RAW_WEB_don_t_publish_722x406_30734403822.jpg
A truck that rolled onto the Sprinter tracks in Oceanside was struck by an oncoming train Monday afternoon, San Diego County Sheriff's officials confirmed.]]>
<![CDATA[Barkley to Pay for 3 Kids' Funeral]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:48:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Carjacking+run+down+Victims+tioga.jpg
NBA legend and former Philadelphia 76er Charles Barkley has offered to pay for the funerals of three young siblings killed after a carjacking went awry in the city last week, according to District Attorney Seth...

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