<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2016http://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-usFri, 29 Jul 2016 17:09:47 -0700Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:09:47 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Shooting of SDPD Officers Prompts Shelltown Standoffs]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:24:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Officers-Shot-0729-2.jpg
One San Diego Police Department officer was killed in the line of duty and another is in surgery following a late-night shooting just south of Downtown San Diego. One suspect is in custody and authorities...

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<![CDATA[SDPD Officers in Deadly Shooting Are Husbands, Fathers]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:01:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Officers-DeGuzman-Irwin.jpg
The two San Diego Police Department (SDPD) officers who were shot Thursday night during a traffic stop in Southcrest are both husbands and fathers, deeply dedicated to serving and protecting, SDPD Chief Shelley...

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<![CDATA[‘You Can Feel the Effect’: Witnesses on Shooting of Officers]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:56:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Officers-Shot-0729-3.jpg
Residents of San Diego’s Southcrest community were plagued by uneasiness Friday after two San Diego Police Department (SDPD) officers were shot during a late-night traffic stop, one of them killed by the...

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<![CDATA[2 Police Officers Shot in San Diego]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:01:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDPD-Officers-Shot-0729-1.jpg
Two San Diego Police Department officers with the Elite Gang Unit were shot during a late-night traffic stop in San Diego's Southcrest neighborhood. One officer died, while the second was seriously wounded.

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<![CDATA[Police Agencies, Politicians Pay Tribute After Officer Shootings]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:42:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2016-07-29+at+1.05.20+AM.png
After two San Diego police officers were shot, one fatally, during a traffic stop on Thursday night, a number of law enforcement agencies throughout the country shared in the heartbreak.

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<![CDATA[MCAS Miramar Pilot Killed in Aircraft Crash in California]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:33:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MCAS-Miramar-generic-0801.jpg
A pilot based out of Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar in San Diego was killed in an F/A-18C Hornet crash in Twentynine Palms, California, U.S. Marine Corps officials said Friday.

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<![CDATA[DNC Day 4: Clinton Makes History and Other Top Moments]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:52:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-584451814.jpg
To President Barack Obama, she is a leader who will “blast through glass ceilings.” To former President Bill Clinton, she is the “best darn change agent” he has ever seen. To former New York City Mayor...

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<![CDATA[Officer Fatally Shot Received Purple Heart From SDPD]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:46:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/deguzman.PNG
A 16-year San Diego police veteran killed in the line of duty Thursday night was previously attacked by a suspect and received a Purple Heart from the department twelve years ago.

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<![CDATA[Suspect Arrested in Shooting of 2 SDPD Officers ID'd]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:57:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/sdpd_briefing_update_1200x675_734859331800.jpg
The suspect arrested in connection to the shooting of two San Diego police officers was identified Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Send Cashner, Rea to the Marlins]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:10:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/usa-andrew-cashner-marlins.jpg
Padres, Marlins agree to seven-player trade.

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<![CDATA[Pence: 'Name Calling' Has No Place in Politics]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:31:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MikePenceMichiganRally-AP_16211005187404.jpg
Mike Pence called out President Barack Obama on Friday for indirectly referring to Donald Trump as a demagogue, saying “name calling” has “no place in public life,” NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Chelsea Manning Faces Charges After Suicide Attempt]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:08:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP487005992233.jpg
Jailed transgender soldier Chelsea Manning is facing "administrative offenses" related to her July 5 suicide attempt that could result in indefinite solitary confinement, her attorneys have said.Manning,...

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<![CDATA[Appeals Court Rejects Strict NC Voting Law]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:16:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PatMcCrory-AP_16176608389894.jpg
A North Carolina voting law was struck down Friday by a federal appeals court, finding that Republican lawmakers intentionally discriminated against African-Americans, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[ Calif. Resort Uses Falcons As 'Bouncers' to Combat Seagull Population]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:13:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/JoeRoyHarrisHawk.jpg
The Terranea Resort on the Palos Verdes Peninsula had a seagull problem that was solved by turning to some of nature's most intimidating "bouncers."Joe Roy III and his birds of prey specialize in getting...

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<![CDATA[Family of Suspect in Attempted Kidnapping Say He is Innocent]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:34:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/7-28-16-UC-Runner-Attempted-Kidnapping.JPG
The family of a suspect accused of trying to use a stun gun to kidnap a jogger in University City told NBC 7, he is innocent.

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<![CDATA[At Least 2 Dead in California Medical Plane Crash]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:05:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/planecrash12.jpg
Authorities say searchers have found the wreckage of a small medical transport plane in remote Northern California and that at least two people are dead.A pilot was taking a flight nurse, a transport medic and...

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<![CDATA[Sheriff Responds to SDPD's 'Running Man Challenge']]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:39:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Real+Running+Man+SDSO.JPG
The San Diego County Sheriff responded to the San Diego Police Department’s “Running Man Challenge” in a big, over-the-top way.

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<![CDATA[Could Candidate Trump Be Denied National Security Briefings?]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:00:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-578134196-%281%29.jpg
Calls have increased for Republican nominee Donald Trump to be denied national security briefings offered to presidential nominees of major political parties after his entreaty to Russian hackers to find Hillary...

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<![CDATA['This Is the Job': Great Balloon Pop Follows DNC]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:40:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/DNC+Balloon+Pop+Gif.gif
A massive drop of red, white and blue balloons capped off four days of Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in South Philadelphia late Thursday night.But once the balloons dropped and...

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<![CDATA[USA Uniforms for Opening Ceremony Revealed]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:47:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/teamusa-opening-ceremony-uni.jpg
American athletes will walk into the Maracana stadium for the Olympic opening ceremony next week following the light on their flag bearer's jacket.

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<![CDATA[ Navy to Name Ship After Gay Rights Icon Harvey Milk: Report]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:43:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/harvey-milk2.jpg
The United States Navy will be naming one of their ships after gay rights icon and San Francisco politician Harvey Milk, according to a report by the U.S. Naval Institute, which cites a Congressional notice...

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<![CDATA[High School Music Teacher Accused of Sex With Former Student]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:29:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Bonita-Vista-HS-Google.jpg
A high school music teacher in San Diego was arrested Wednesday, accused of having a sexual relationship with a student five years ago – when that student was between 15 and 17 years old.

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<![CDATA[Levy's Mother in 'State of Shock']]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:50:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/susan-levy.jpg
The mother of Chandra Levy, a Washington, D.C., intern from Modesto, California, whose 2001 disappearance and death received national attention, said she is "totally in a state of shock" after learning...

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<![CDATA[Cop Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 05:41:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-50850209.jpg
An Orlando man who was arrested after police officers mistook Krispy Kreme doughnut glaze for crystal meth has been cleared.Daniel Frederick Rushing, 64, was arrested on a possession of methamphetamine charge...

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<![CDATA[Did Donald Trump Commit Treason?]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:58:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/583804964-donald-trump-press-conference.jpg
After Donald Trump urged Russia to find Hillary Clinton's deleted emails, there was a 76-percent spike in people searching the word "treason" on Merriam-Webster's website, NBC News reported.Trump and...

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<![CDATA[Hot-Air Balloon Carrying Married Couple Lands in Parking Lot]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:49:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/246*120/ezgif.com-resize+%281%291.gif
Hundreds of feet up in the air, one couple had happily tied the knot when the hot air balloon they were inside was forced to make an unscheduled landing in Rancho Penasquitos.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Civil Rights Group Calls for Councilwoman to Resign]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:06:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Myrtle-Cole-0412.jpg
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<![CDATA[Man Dies in Police Custody at Concert Venue]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:31:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Sleep-Train-Amphitheatre-Death-0727.jpg
An unruly man attending a concert at Sleep Train Amphitheatre in Chula Vista died Wednesday night while in police custody, officials confirmed.

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<![CDATA[‘It Was Like a Bomb’: Big Rigs Collide on I-15]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:23:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Big-Rig-Crash-0728.jpg
Three semi-trucks crashed on Interstate 15 in San Diego’s North County overnight – a violent collision one witness said sounded like a bomb exploding.

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<![CDATA[Fact Checking Clinton's Big Speech at DNC]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:43:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hillary+clinton+acepta+2.jpg
On the night Hillary Clinton accepted her party’s nomination for president, Clinton and other Democrats played loose with some facts

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<![CDATA[Statewide Flex Alert Extended]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:42:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-power-lines-01.jpg
A statewide flex alert was issued Wednesday, July 27, and will extend into Thursday for California residents.

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<![CDATA[DNC Hack Exposes Vulnerabilities in Voting Systems]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:28:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/Hacker+Stock.jpg
Although they say it’s unlikely foreign groups could hack into U.S. voting machines, officials are alarmed that the Democratic Party email hack has exposed vulnerabilities in the electoral voting system’s...

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<![CDATA[Westbound I-8 and SR-125 Ramp Closures Begin Saturday Night]]> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:40:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/dtour.jpg
The connector ramps from westbound Interstate 8 to northbound and southbound State Route 125 will see periodic weekend closures for the next four weeks.

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