<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usWed, 16 Aug 2017 14:50:20 -0700Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:50:20 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[SeaWorld San Diego Orca Euthanized]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:51:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/fgrklgdjklhgdcms.jpg
A killer whale was euthanized Tuesday after a long treatment for an infection, SeaWorld San Diego officials said.

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<![CDATA[Intruder Shot in Highland Valley Home ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:34:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Highland-Valley-Shooting-081617.jpg
A suspect was shot breaking into a home at the home on Highland Valley Road.]]>
<![CDATA[Driver in Fender Bender Struck by Another Car: CVPD ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:06:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chula-vista-crash-081617.jpg
A driver was thrown into the air and seriously injured while exchanging information after a collision, Chula Vista police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Mega Millions Ticket Bought in Chula Vista Fetches $1.5M]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:49:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-457439671.png
A man who bought a very lucky lottery ticket in Chula Vista last month can now officially call himself a millionaire: his slip fetched him a cool $1.5 million prize.

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<![CDATA[New Suspect Sketch in Alpine Assault: SDSO]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:13:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Alpine+Suspect+Sketch.JPG
A new sketch of the man suspected of a felony battery case that involved assaulting a woman in Alpine was released Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Korean-Americans on Edge After Threat of Nuclear Attack]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:08:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San_Diegans_Celebrate_Korean_Liberation_Day.jpg
North Korea has scaled back its threats of a nuclear attack, but several within San Diego’s Korean-American community are still on edge.]]>
<![CDATA[San Diego's Unsolved Cold Cases]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:57:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Robert-Juarez-Cold-Case.jpg
Years, or even decades, may have passed, but police continue to search for leads in unsolved local cases that have grown cold. Here's a look at those compelling cases waiting to be cracked.

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<![CDATA[Man Accidentally Discharges Gun, Hitting Woman in Unit Below]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:26:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-10189107.jpg
A woman visiting her daughter’s apartment in Oceanside Tuesday night was shot by a neighbor who – while cleaning his gun – accidentally discharged a round into the floor that separates the units, striking...

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<![CDATA[Local Jewish Community Spreads Message of Unity]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:45:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/08-15-17+JJC+Meeting.JPG
Local religious and human rights’ groups came together and planned a rally against hate and extremism Tuesday night after the violence in Charlottesville and President Donald Trump's remarks regarding the...

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<![CDATA[South Bay Neighbors Unite to Fight Sewage Spills at Beaches]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:31:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Coronado_City_Council_Considers_Joining_Sewage_Spill_Lawsuit.jpg
Two South Bay neighborhoods may join forces to fight to keep raw sewage away from local beaches.]]>
<![CDATA[District Finds High Levels of Lead in Education Center Water]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:53:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WaterFountainDistrictClosed.jpg
San Diego Unified officials have shut off some drinking fountains at district headquarters after high levels of lead were discovered in the water. Bottled water is being provided to employees and the public...

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<![CDATA[Boy, 12, Confronts Home Intruder in Escondido]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:05:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/08-15-17+Escondido+home+invasion.JPG
A masked man walked into an Escondido home through an unlocked front door and, when he came face-to-face with a 12-year-old boy inside, ran back out, Escondido police said.

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<![CDATA[Jefferson Davis Plaque Removed from San Diego Park]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:00:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/5-4-2016-Horton+Plaza+Park+Fountain+Reopens.jpg
The plaque marking the Jefferson Davis Highway was located in San Diego’s Horton Plaza Park.

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<![CDATA[Outreach Program Highlights Need for Coastal Access]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:55:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-82128098.jpg
An outdoor program highlighted the need for better coastal access for low-income youth across San Diego Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[AG Praises Miami for Ending 'Sanctuary City' Policy]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:58:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17228717489846.jpg
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a South Florida stop on Wednesday, promoting work between Miami-Dade County and the federal government when it comes to turning over undocumented immigrants they...

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<![CDATA[Encinitas Firm's Tech Behind GoDaddy Phone Service]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:21:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/smart_phone.jpg
GoDaddy Inc. has rolled out a small business telephone service called SmartLine using technology developed with the help of its recent acquisition, Encinitas-based Freedom Voice.
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<![CDATA[Man Hospitalized After Crash on Mission Gorge Road ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:34:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Mission-Gorge-Crash-081617.jpg
A man was hospitalized in critical condition after he drove his vehicle into a light pole along Mission Gorge Road.

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<![CDATA[Hope Hicks Tapped as Interim WH Communications Director]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 11:29:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_17045714721483-Hope-Hicks-White-House-Press-Room.jpg
Hope Hicks, a longtime aide to President Donald Trump, will be named interim White House communications director until a person is permanently named to the role, NBC News reported.The announcement comes...

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<![CDATA[24 Crashes Linked to Dangerous Intersection in Chula Vista]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:17:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/green+traffic+light.JPG
South Bay residents are concerned about the safety of an intersection where there have been several traffic deaths.]]>
<![CDATA[Victim's Boyfriend Arrested in 1992 Cold Case Killing]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:30:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Christopher+McDonald.JPG
A man suspected of killing his girlfriend during a custody battle over their young daughter has been arrested more than two decades later.

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<![CDATA[US Navy Official Pleads Guilty in 'Fat Leonard' Bribery Case]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:15:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/judge+gavel+generic.jpg
A U.S. Navy commander pleaded guilty Tuesday in connection with an investigation of a multi-million dollar Navy bribery scheme involving Singapore-based defense contractor Leonard Glenn Francis, also known...

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<![CDATA[Local Doctor Denies Sexual Contact with Female Patient]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 22:52:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Leon+Fajerman.JPG
A Chula Vista doctor admitted he hugged a female patient, kissed her on the cheek, and may have “touched or grazed her breast.”

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<![CDATA['Forever GI Bill' Gives Veterans More Access to Education ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:05:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/National-University-Google-Maps.jpg
A new bill that is set to go into effect early next year would end the time limits put on veterans to receive free education.

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<![CDATA[Where to Watch the Total Solar Eclipse in San Diego]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:22:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Total-Solar-Eclipse-NBCGfx.jpg
All eyes will be on the sky Monday across the United States during the highly-anticipated total solar eclipse and, in San Diego, there are plenty of places where you can safely watch the rare astronomical...

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<![CDATA[Defense Secretary Uses Disparaging Term to Praise Sailors]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:07:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mattis_1200x675.jpg
Defense Secretary James Mattis praised Navy sailors for their service earlier this month and used an obscenity to make his point, NBC News reported.Speaking at Naval Base Kitsap in Washington state, Mattis...

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<![CDATA[Teen Drug Overdoses More Than Doubled From 1999 to 2015: CDC]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 01:00:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/armus-opioid-prescriptions.jpg
The death rate of teens overdosing on drugs more than doubled from 1999 to 2015, NBC News reported.There were 772 drug overdose deaths for people 15-19 years old in 2015, according to the data released by the...

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<![CDATA[Search for At-Risk Missing 79-Year-Old Man in Chula Vista]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:39:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Maximo+Rangel+Lopez.jpg
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<![CDATA[UC San Diego Ranks 15th Best University in the World]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:20:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/UCSD-Geisel-Library.jpg
The University of California, San Diego was ranked as the 15th best university in the world by the 2017 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

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<![CDATA[West Coast's Earthquake Warning System Gets $4.9M Boost]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:32:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/san-andreas-fault-line-generic.jpg
Caltech and six other institutions were awarded a total of $4.9 million in funds by the U.S. Geological Survey Monday for the development of an earthquake warning system on the West Coast.

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<![CDATA[Judge Hears Testimony in Santee Woman's Killing ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:02:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Nunez-Torres-Preliminary-081517.jpg
A San Diego man accused of shooting and killing a Santee woman in her home listened to testimony in a pretrial hearing Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Armed Robbery Reported at Game Stop in Lake Murray]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:34:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/08-15-17+Game+Stop+robbery.JPG
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