<![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 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:43:51 -0800 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:43:51 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Cold Case Suspect’s Wife Files Claim Against SDPD]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:58:28 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rebecca-brown-1023.jpg
The wife of a former San Diego Police Department criminalist accused in a 1984 cold case has filed a wrongful death claim against the city of San Diego, accusing the SDPD of a "misleading” and “defamatory”...

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<![CDATA[San Diego Sees Slight Uptick in Hate Crimes: FBI]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:53:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pipe-Bomb-Federal-Building.jpg
San Diego County has seeing a slight rise in hate crimes over the past two years, according to a new FBI report.

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<![CDATA[Storm Brings Season's First Snow to Mt. Laguna]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:00:52 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/snow+on+roof+mt+laguna.jpg
A storm system moved through San Diego County Wednesday, causing headaches on the morning commute and bringing the first snow of the season to the mountains.

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<![CDATA[San Diego Set to Break Tourism Record]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:24:57 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/San-Diego-Skyline-Feb-2014.jpg
By the end of 2014, the city will have brought in more than 33 million visitors that will have spent more than $9 billion combined in the city.]]>
<![CDATA[High-Speed Chase Ends in Crash]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:41:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Pursuit1+copy.jpg
A man and a woman were taken into custody after leading officers on a chase through San Diego that reached speeds of 100 mph.]]>
<![CDATA[6 People Injured in Oceanside Fire]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:26:43 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Oceanside+Fire.jpg
The fire at Briarcrest Apartments happened shortly before 11 p.m. at the 3900 block of Waring Road.]]>
<![CDATA[3 Armed Men Rob Pacific Beach Taco Shop]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:16:33 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/taco+shop+robbery+1217.JPG
Police are searching for three men who robbed a Pacific Beach taco shop at gunpoint Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[4 Arrested in Bloody Trolley Stabbing]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 21:57:50 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/trolley+stabbing.jpg
Four suspects have been charged in a stabbing caught on camera that sent a San Diego trolley into chaos last month.]]>
<![CDATA[San Ysidro Border Upgrades Drops Wait Times]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 22:19:48 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Border-Traffic-San-Ysidro.jpg
Waits to enter San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico, during the morning rush have dropped to less than 45 minutes from two hours since vehicle lanes were added in September.

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<![CDATA[SDPD Sued Over Cell Phone Tracking Technology]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/160015060.jpg
NBC 7 first reported evidence that local law enforcement use the technology in April.

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<![CDATA[New Restaurants Open at Lindbergh Field]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:06:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lindbergh-Field-2014.jpg
Two new restaurants will open in Terminal 1 today.]]>
<![CDATA[Judge Bows Out of Garner Hearing]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:00:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/eric+garner+death+inset+new.jpg
The state Supreme Court judge who was set to preside over a hearing Friday to decide whether the documents from the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings could be released to the public has recused himself from the...

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<![CDATA[Water Main Break Shuts Down Harbor Drive]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:55:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Harbor+water+main+break+pic-PIC_0.jpg
A water main break has shut down a portion of Harbor Drive in Barrio Logan.]]>
<![CDATA[Has the December Rain Impacted Our Lakes?]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:40:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Lake+Morena+1217.JPG
Some parts of San Diego County have seen four times as much rain than normal for this month. Has it made any impact on the county’s drought stricken lakes?]]>
<![CDATA[ER Visits, Flu Cases on Rise in San Diego County]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:12:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/159308670-1200.jpg
Emergency Department visits are on the rise this week, as our cases of influenza in San Diego County, health officials said Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[SD Man With Autism Defies Odds, Graduates Law School]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:05:29 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Autistic+Law+Grad+pic-PIC_0.jpg
Erik Weber didn't let his autism stand in his way. He graduated from Cal Western Law School on Tuesday and has a bright future as a special ed lawyer.]]>
<![CDATA[Rain-Soaked Ceiling Falls on Sleeping Hotel Guest]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:32:46 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/12-17-2014-ceiling-falls-hotel-guest.jpg
The woman suffered minor cuts and bruises on her chin and face after the storm-related wake-up call.

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<![CDATA[$32M Settlement Buys Out De Anza Cove Site]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:04:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mobileparkcove1.jpg
The City Council will consider approving a $32 million settlement for residents of the park after the city decided to end their lease with the park.]]>
<![CDATA[Snow Dusts San Diego Mountains]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:15:54 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/julian+snow+1217+%281%29.jpg
Just under an inch of snow fell on San Diego County mountains as a winter storm moved in the week before Christmas.

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<![CDATA[Cuts Didn't Kill Accused Pa. Killer]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:14:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Stone+Body+Found+Pennsburg+Scene+Face.jpg
The manner in which Bradley Stone, the man accused of going on a killing spree in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, earlier this week, died is unclear after an examination by the county's coroner.

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<![CDATA[MTS Gives Bikes to Barrio Logan First Graders]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:05:25 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mts_bike_surprise_pic_1200x675_374341187566.jpg
Fifty-two students from Perkins Elementary School received new bikes and helmets courtesy of Metropolitan Transit System employees.]]>
<![CDATA[San Francisco 49ers Release Ray McDonald]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:43:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ray-mcdonald-new.jpg
The San Francisco 49ers announced the release of Ray McDonald following the announcement by San Jose police the defensive end is under investigation for an alleged sexual assault.

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<![CDATA["State of Emergency" in North Bay After Storms]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:58:33 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/216*120/Novato+Levee+Breach+1.jpg
The boards of supervisors in two North Bay counties proclaimed states of emergencies on Tuesday night, saying the damage because of the rains and flooding have reached at least $18 million in both their areas.

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<![CDATA[Influential Republicans Slam Opening to Cuba]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:30:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/121714+marco+rubio+discusses+developments+in+cuba.jpg
Reaction to changes in U.S.-Cuba relations fell mostly along party lines, with possible GOP presidential candidates criticizing the move.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Attacked Woman From Behind in Chula Vista: PD]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:52:44 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/CV+kidnapping+suspect.jpg
Police are searching for a suspect who attacked a woman in Chula Vista as she was walking on a sidewalk Sunday night and have released a composite sketch in hopes of tracking him down.]]>
<![CDATA[Marine Broke Infant Son's Skull, Ribs: DA]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:37:28 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/stanford+morocho.JPG
A 7-month-old boy suffered broken ribs, a skull fracture and other abuse at the hands of his father, a Camp Pendleton Marine, before he died last week, prosecutors allege.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Dead After Being Detained by Police]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:31:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/119818994.jpg
Police are investigating the death of a man who died late Monday evening after he was detained after a vehicle stop.

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<![CDATA[Wheelchair Store Robbed at Gunpoint]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:49:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPDPic0709_1200x675_300606531741.jpg
A man robbed Living Spinal in Miramar at gunpoint.

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<![CDATA[From Cigars to Travel: Key Changes to U.S.-Cuba Relations]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:36:01 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/cuba+flag.jpg
As Alan Gross was released from a Cuba prison in return for three Cubans imprisoned in the United States, the White House announced it was taking steps toward a new relationship with Cuba.

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<![CDATA["Flood of Rocks and Mud" Block Freeway]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:17:33 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/12-17-2014-91-freeway-mudslide.jpg
The California Highway Patrol reported a "flood of rocks and mud coming down" the hillsides.

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<![CDATA[Woman Gunned Down Hours After Getting Protection Order Against Police Officer ]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:59:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/STEPHEN+ROZNIAKOWSKI.JPG
A Pennsylvania woman sought protection from authorities and reached out to the media hours before she was gunned down, allegedly at the hands of a police officer she dated earlier this year.]]>
<![CDATA[Arrests Made in Deadly Meningitis Outbreak]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:19:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/barry-cadden-2012-hearing-FILE-getty-156385872.jpg
Arrests have been made in connection with the investigation into the New England Compounding Center following a deadly meningitis outbreak, according to the FBI. The 2012 outbreak, which killed more than...

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<![CDATA[SDSU Fraternity Shut Down for Violations]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:01:15 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Aztec-Student-Union-Unveile.jpg
The Delta Sigma Phi fraternity at San Diego State University has been shut down, the university confirmed Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Pot-Smoking Santa Riles Neighbors]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:37:16 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/221*120/12-16-14-Pot_Smoking_Santa.JPG
A Southern California medical marijuana dispensary has agreed to remove its holiday decorations after it found itself at the center of a town controversy. The Harbor House of Dank in San Pedro hired an...]]>