<![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 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:02:48 -0700 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:02:48 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[East County Man Sentenced for Homemade Cannon Death]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:33:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RichardFox09151.JPG
Police are searching for a suspect in San Diego’s Southcrest neighborhood.]]>
<![CDATA[School Day Shortened Tuesday as Heat Continues]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:49:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/heat+generic+sept+2014_6.jpg
Tips for saving money in hot weather.]]>
<![CDATA[$51K Reward Offered in 5-Year Cold Case]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:58:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/brandon+robinson.jpg
Brandon Robinson’s death remains a mystery more than five years after his murder.

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<![CDATA[1 Killed in I-805 Crash at H Street]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:23:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Semi-car-crash-0915.jpg
Take a look at some of the most extreme weather systems throughout the world.

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<![CDATA[It’s Science: Eatery Experiments With Themed Drinks, Food]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:53:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/2+Zymology+thumbnail.jpg
Foodies, this one is for you: San Diego’s top-notch dining scene will be showcased once again later this month as San Diego Restaurant Week (SDRW) returns.

Photo Credit: Andie Adams]]>
<![CDATA[Alleged Child Molester Arrested in Tijuana, Turned Over to SDPD]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:01:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Salvador+MEZA-PAZ+%28MEXICAN+POLICE+PHOTO%29.jpg
Police were questioning a woman who reported finding a body decomposing in the trunk of her Lexus after she noticed the smell in a Wal-Mart parking lot Saturday in Riverside,

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<![CDATA[4 Neglected Horses Rescued in North County]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:16:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/neglected+cow+horse.jpg
A bear used a Sierra Madre homeowner's backyard pool Sunday to cool off during a Southern California heat wave that included triple-digit temperatures during the weekend. The bear arrived late Sunday afternoon...

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<![CDATA["Played Out": Trump Plaza Marks Last Day]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:11:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump+plaza1.jpg
The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling begins to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel empties its

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<![CDATA[VA Secretary Visits San Diego]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:04:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/san+diego+va+medical+center.JPG
Tips for saving money in hot weather.]]>
<![CDATA[Beating the Heat on a Budget]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:23:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sdge+generic.JPG
San Diego area schools without air conditioning will switch to shorter hours again Tuesday as a major heat wave continues to move through the county.]]>
<![CDATA[Carlsbad Desalination Plant Ahead of Schedule]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:26:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/desalination.jpg
More images showing why we love San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Flames Shoot into Air Behind Vista Business]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:12:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Vista-Fire-0915.jpg
The sweltering heat in San Diego County will mean shorter schooldays for thousands of students.]]>
<![CDATA[Bolts Beat Seahawks in Home Opener]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:02:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+gates+0914.jpg
The Chargers beat the heat and held on to defeat the defending NFL champs on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[$1,300 Raised for Autistic Man]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:52:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Steven+St.+Jacques+birthday+money+burglary.jpg
Two gay men were attacked and robbed by a group of people in Philadelphia on Thursday in a possible hate crime, police said. Sources tell NBC10 the victims were walking when they were approached by a...

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<![CDATA[No AC? No Class for San Diego Schools]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:10:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/empty-schoolyard-playground.jpg
NBC 7's Matt Rascon reports from Encanto where students arrived with extra water for a minimum day called because of the heatwave.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Bear Cools Off in SoCal Pool]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:44:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/200*120/bear+thomas+see+sierra+madre.jpg
A bear used a Sierra Madre homeowner's backyard pool Sunday to cool off during a Southern California heat wave that included triple-digit temperatures during the weekend. The bear arrived late Sunday afternoon...

Photo Credit: Thomas See, NBCUniversal]]>
<![CDATA[Weekend Events Sept. 18-21]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:18:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Annapolis+Restaurant+Week.jpg
Foodies, this one is for you: San Diego’s top-notch dining scene will be showcased once again later this month as San Diego Restaurant Week (SDRW) returns.

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<![CDATA[Great White Destroys Surfer's Board]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:48:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/surf-th.jpg
Greg Norman is recovering from a chain saw accident that nearly cost him his left hand, but not his sense of humor.

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<![CDATA[Chargers' Mathews Out for 4 to 5 Weeks: NFL]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:15:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+seahawks+nfl+4.jpg
Scenes from the Chargers' 30-21 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in their home opener at Qualcomm Stadium on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[TD Against Chargers Should Have Been Reversed]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:30:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/percy+harvin+chargers+seahawks.jpg
A big Chargers win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday should have been even more impressive.

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<![CDATA[Mercedes Driver Sought in Fatal Street Racing Crash]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:24:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Street-Racing-0914.jpg
A South Florida man convicted of murdering two people during a string of Dunkin’ Donuts robberies in 2008, dared a judge Friday to sentence him to death. “Honestly and truly, I’m not asking you to spare...

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<![CDATA[Manhunt Underway for Runaway Driver in Southcrest]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:44:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/southcrest+manhunt.jpg
Police are searching for a suspect in San Diego’s Southcrest neighborhood.]]>
<![CDATA[Lightning Strike Kills Mass. Woman]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:44:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Marianne+Mellnick.jpg
A day after a lightning storm killed a one man and injured others on a California beach, survivors describe pain, vision and hearing problems and other long-term affects

Photo Credit: The Mellnick Family]]>
<![CDATA[Rivers Wears 61 on Helmet in Hardwick's Honor]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:48:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/new-edt-AP213814449965.jpg
The sticker garnered a lot of attention and some questions about whether Rivers will face a fine.

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<![CDATA[Urban Pulls Bloody-Looking Shirt]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:05:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kentstatesweatshirt.jpg
A Brooklyn mother woke to find her three-and-a-half year old son covered in what is believed to be rat bites, is on a mission to relocate. Living near a rat-infested subway, the mother believes her son was...

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<![CDATA[Heat to Send Kids Home Early From School]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:46:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sun+Generic.jpg
Police say the mother of a toddler found dead in an Oceanside home has admitted to drowning her child.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego Zoo Parking Lot Theft]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:09:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Family-Car-Theft-San-Diego-.jpg
NBC 7's Sherene Tagharobi reports on the Sylvester Family from Atlanta who say someone broke into their car and stole all their luggage while they were visiting San Diego Zoo.]]>
<![CDATA[AC Tries to Reinvent Itself ]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:00:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trump+plaza1.jpg
The show is ending for the Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. The Mardi Gras-themed casino is shutting down at 4 p.m. Sunday after 27 years on the Boardwalk. Its owner, Caesars Entertainment, is closing the...

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<![CDATA[Chargers vs. Seahawks Pictures]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:53:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+seahawks+nfl+1.jpg
Scenes from the Chargers' 30-21 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in their home opener at Qualcomm Stadium on Sunday.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Tot's Nanny Supports Mom Accused of Murder]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:27:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Elijah-Rivas-Memorial-0914.jpg
The sweltering heat in San Diego County will mean shorter schooldays for thousands of students.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Lecia Outlaw]]>
<![CDATA[Pallet Fire Damages Dozens of Vehicles in Fontana]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:18:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/fontana+pallet+fire+web.jpg
Two wildfires in California caused around 1,000 people to flee their homes, including one blaze near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures, The Associated Press reported.

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<![CDATA[Motorcyclist, 23, Killed in Collision With Truck]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:01:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Police-tape-generic-1008.jpg
Three people were injured when a suspected drunk driver veered off a road in Fallbrook and slammed into a boulder, California Highway Patrol officials said.]]>
<![CDATA[Navy Suspends Search for Missing Jet Crash Pilot]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:57:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP110813010185.jpg
Pennsylvania State Police have identified the two troopers who were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another

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<![CDATA['History Lady' Jogs Memories for Seniors]]> Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:44:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/History-Lady-8.JPG
A native San Diegan known as “The History Lady” is using stories of the past to spark interest in listeners young and old – and jog special memories that perhaps haven’t surfaced in years.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[Prof. Shares "Unbelievable" Story of Finding 9/11 Photo Owner]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:12:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/911+wedding+photo+boston+globe.jpg
An Arlington hot yoga studio triggered a Twitter frenzy Thursday after offering a Sept. 11-themed discount on yoga classes, the Washington Post reports. Bikram Arlington, located just four miles away from...

Photo Credit: Elizabeth Stringer Keefe]]>
<![CDATA[Vigil Held for 3 Infants Found Dead]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:44:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/NECN_091414_nicoleblackstone_9pm_1200x675_329139267559.jpg
Two people were killed and at least 12 others were injured in weekend violence across Chicago, police said. A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed on Saturday and a 28-year-old man was shot and killed]]>
<![CDATA[2 Dead, 12 Hurt in Chicago Violence]]> Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:15:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/9-14+VIOLENCE.jpg
Investigators on Sunday returned to scour the woods across from a state police barracks where two troopers were ambushed, leaving one fatally shot and another critically

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<![CDATA[Batman, Spider-Man Arrested in NYC]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:30:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/costumed+characters+times+square.jpg
A South Florida man convicted of murdering two people during a string of Dunkin’ Donuts robberies in 2008, dared a judge Friday to sentence him to death. “Honestly and truly, I’m not asking you to spare...]]>