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major hot spot richmond bridge drive heavier than normal due to an earlier crash at te west end
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( james ) new this morning... the city of san carlos approves a moratorium on gun stores in the city. ( darya ) supporters of the moratorium say they are worried about a mass shooting happening in their city. but opponents say it is unfair to ban a legitimate business. kron 4's lydia pantazes is live in san carlos this morning with the details. lydia. this is the store here behind me,you can see the sign that says they'll open this month and that they're hiring.but if they do, they won't be selling guns or ammunition.that's because the city council in san carlos voted 4 to 1 in favor of the moratorium, which lasts for 45 days but can be extended for up to two years. turner's outdoorsmen is a chain of sporting goods shops that already has about 20
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other locations.community members who are against the store opening pointed to a list of cases in which guns were stolen from turner's outdoorsman stores across california, two of which were used in the san bernardino attack.we spoke with people on both sides of the issue last night. representatives from turners outdoorsman did not comment after the vote. reporting live in san carlos, lydia pantazes kron 4 news.
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( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( james ) also happening today... attorneys are expected to announce a series of lawsuits against p-g-and-e following the north bay wildfires. the lawsuit claims that multiple failures by p-g-and-e contributed to the deadly fires. but now the utilities company says they are not at fault. instead they say that the tubbs fire... which tore through santa rosa was started by a private power line. cal fire investigators were in calistoga yesterday removing
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items from two homes trying to figure out the cause. 43 people died in the north bay firestorm... 21 of the victims were killed in the tubbs fire. ( james ) and this morning we are getting our first look at the damage caused to the water pipes in santa rosa. this damage is causing concerns of sinkholes in parts of the city with more rain on the way. this morning 15 teams are spread across the city trying to inspect and fix the pipes. ( james ) police are releasing a new description of the hit-and-run driver wanted for killing a single mother in south san francisco. the crash happened saturday night at el camino real near south spruce avenue. police say the man who killed teresa gonzalez has a pencil mustache and a short, faded haircut. police say the suspect's car is a dark, late-nineties model toyota or lexus. it probably has significant damage to the right corner of the hood and to the right tail light. ( darya ) happening
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today... attorneys for the child who was injured at the 'wave water park' in dublin will announce a lawsuit against the city of dublin and the owner of the park. the boy was injured in may on the park's opening day. he went flying off the slide.....landing hard on the ground. the entire incident caught on camera. these pictures were taken shortly after the accident. the family is also suing the manufacturer and contractor who built the slide. ( darya ) deputies in contra costa county arrest 9 people in a major drug and gun bust. the arrests come after a months long investigation. all nine people were taken to the county jail. they are being held on several charges including conspiracy the illegal transfer of a gun and gang and drug crimes investigators seized an a-k-47 rifle three handguns high-capacity magazines and cocaine. ( james ) new video just
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into the kron 4 newsroom overnight shows a crab fisherman being rescued by the coast guard off the coast of san mateo county. this happened sunday morning. you can see the coast guard swimmer jump into the water. the man had to be rescued near pescadero point after cutting his finger on a crab pot. moments later the man is hoisted up to the helicopter. he was taken to the hospital and will be okay. ( james ) the san francsicso police officer seriously hurt when he was hit by an s-u-v while on a bicycle patrol is now out of the intensive care unit. officer elia lewin-tankel was transfered from the i-c-u at s-f general to another medical facility. he is being treated for serious head trauma. last month officer lewin-tankel was run-over while on his bicycle beat. police have arrested maurice johnson in the case. he is facing a charge of attempted
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murder. ( james ) in the east bay -- there is a new effort to battle illegal sideshows. this is new surveillance video of a sideshow that happened in oakland over the weekend. we first told you about this story yesterday on the kron 4 morning news. oakland police say they impounded 13 cars. and the c-h-p issued nearly 200 citations. now city council member noel gallo says the city should provide a public space for people to perform the sideshows. he says it is important to get them off the streets and out of neighborhoods. ( darya ) happening now - police are investigating two separate attacks on men in berkeley. the first attack happened on the 24-hundred block of le conte. the victim was approached by two men who tried to take his cell phone. when he refused the men punched him and ran off. then about an hour later... a man was robbed by two other men at the intersection of hearst and scenic. one of the attackers grabbed the man's backpack... the other pretended to have a gun and
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demanded the man's wallet. the victim gave it to them and they took off. he was not injured. police have not said if the two cases are connected. ( darya ) also happening no.. the search is on for a man who robbed a bank in the north bay. it happened at the exchange bank on gravenstein highway in sebastopol. witnesses say the man entered the bank with a gun and demanded money from the teller. police do not have a detailed description of the robber. ( james ) this morning we are learning more about the bart officer who was assaulted while trying to stop a fare evader. bart police say that the officer was not injured. this happened saturday at the hayward bart station. over the last few months bart has creased its patrols in an effort to stop fare evasion. but bart police say it is also about keeping riders safe.
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will be checking riders for proof of payment. that policy will go into effect starting in january. (darya) new at 6... san bruno police now say they've made an arrest connection with a rollover hit-and-run collision la thursday. the collision happened around 7:30 pm on san bruno and seventh avenue. the driver of the car that fled the scene has been identified as 42-year old san jose resident dung ha. according to police, ha abandoned his car on the shoulder of 101 and attempted to flee the area on foot before behind aprehended. the driver of the vehicle of the vehicle that rolled over was taken to the hospital for their injuries but is expected to survive. (darya) new this morning... we have learned that three people were arrested at sunday's 49ers game after getting into a fight and injuring an officer. one of the men faces charges of battery on a police officer. police say the fans had been warned about their unruly behavior and
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eventually were asked to leave. when they refused to leave... that's when the fight started. two other people are facing misdemeanor charges. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... even more accusations against alabama senate candidate roy moore. what a woman claims he did when she was just a teenager. ( james ) plus coming up at 7:30... struggling to set the rules for the marijuana market. the decision the city of san francisco is having trouble with. ( james ) and... hate crimes on the rise. who the f-b-i says is being targeted the most. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. ( robin ) and i am tracking a number of hot spots this morning on nb 280 wb 580 and hwt 17. details ahead
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. rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( james ) the trial for the man
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accused of killing kate steinle in san francisco is now on hold until next monday when both sides will present their closing arguments. the prosecution was prevented from calling a rebuttal witness yesterday. the judge issuing the ruling after
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the defense argued that the witness was not credible after being accused of providing misleading testimony in two other murder trials. the defense argues that jose garcia zarate shot kate steinle by accident. the case will likely be turned over to the jury next week. ( darya ) hate crimes are on the rise across the country for the second straight year. the f-b-i says it's seen an increase in attacks motivated by bias against african americans, jews, muslims and the l-g-b-t-q community. the bay area has seen at least five high profile hate crime incidents this year. many targeting jewish synagogues in the east bay. nationwide the f-b-i says there were more than 6-thousand hate crimes last year. that's up five percent. the f-b-i- says more than half of racially motivated crimesere against african americans. and more than half of religion motivate crimes targeted jews. ( darya ) in stanislaus
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county... a 70-year-old security guard is killed after trying to break up a fight. karl whitehead died of his injures. the assault happened in a downtown modesto parking garage. don lacey was booked on charges that include assault with great bodily harm. officers say lacy struck whitehead after the security guard tried to stop an argument between him and a parking attendant. a witness followed lacey and helped police track him down. ( james ) that was then-candidate trump professing his love for wikileaks last october. now... the president's son -- donald junior -- is releasing private messages he exchanged with wikileaks during the presidential campaign. trump junior's lawyers had previously turned the exchanges over to congressional investigators. the communications began last september. wikileaks also sent trump junior more
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messages over the next several months asking for favors. trump junior says he did not answer them. ( james ) the department of justice is considering a special counsel to investigate possible ties between hillary clinton and russia. it stems from the sale of a canadian company -- uranium one -- to russia's atomic energy agency. this happened while clinton was secretary of state. president trump and other republicans have said russian interests tried to donate to the clinton foundation... to persuade clinton to support the deal. the claims are already being investigated by house republicans. ( darya ) in national news... another woman has come forward saying that alabama senate candidate roy moore sexually assaulted her when she was just 16 years old. the woman says it happened after he offered her a ride home from her job in the late 1970's. beverly young nelson says she was a 16-year-old high school student working at a restaurant where moore was a regular. she agreed to the ride but says instead of driving her home....she claims
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moore parked in a deserted area and assaulted her. moore was a county prosecutor at the time this comes after last week's washington post report alleging that moore pursued relationships with teenaged women while he was in his 30's. he denies all of the allegations against him. (darya) happening today... military veterans can get free dental checkups at clinics in san francisco and union city. the clinics start at 9:30 this morning and last until 1:00 this afternoon. the clinics are at... university of the pacific's school of dentistry on 5th street in san francisco. and union city dental care facility will also host a clinic. it is located on j-street. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... a credit card skimmer is found at another bay area gas station. we'll tell you where it happened... and how to avoid becoming a victim. ( james ) plus... it's the fuel needed to keep an astronaut going in space.
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) astronauts get a mouth-watering haul with the latest earth-to-space with the latest watering haul get a mouth- astronauts ( james ) maze to sf. min from the less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) astronauts get a mouth-watering haul with the latest earth-to-space delivery... pizza and ice cream.( darya ) a commercial supply ship
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arrived at the international space station this morning... two days after launching from virginia. besides new equipment and experiments... the capsule delivered chocolate and vanilla ice cream for the six station astronauts... as well as make-your-own flatbread pizzas. ( james ) toppings include cheese... pepperoni... anchovy paste.. tomatoes... pesto... and olive oil. tracking your morning forecast. details coming up. ( will )áááwill - oakland
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back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the
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region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is poible late in the upcoming weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza.
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richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( darya ) happening today in the east bay... east bay mud is at an oakland elementary school to test the water for lead.( james ) kron 4's will tran is live at thornhill elementary school in oakland this morning with the details. ( will ) the testing will take place this morning at thornhill elementary school. this was one of at least 7 oakland schools where the water tested positive for lead earlier this year. the district says it has taken steps to fix the problem.
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east bay mud will test the water to make sure the lead is gone. thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( james ) this morning we have new details about the steps the city of oakland is
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taking to prevent another deadly warehouse fire. next month marks one year since 36 people were killed in the ghost ship warehouse fire. the city released a report yesterday saying they are addressing six issues including bringing buildings up to code and increasing fire and building inspections. among the big changes..the city will increase its fire code inspectors from 8 to 20...by the end of next year. derick almena and max harris face 36 counts each of involuntary manslaughter for their alleged roles in the fire. both have pleaded not guilty. (darya) as rain returns to the bay area... some places are still recovering from last winter's storms. in contra costa county, morgan territory road outside clayton has been closed since february. the road connects clayton to livermore. last winter... a landslide took out part of the road... damaged a water line... and the asphalt buckled and cracked. repair on the road began in july and this
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week crews are hoping to pave the rebuild roadway and install new guard rails. the county has not said when the road will reopen but they are hoping... work will be done by early next month. ( darya ) in the santa cruz mountains road repairs are disrupting access to some homes. it's all because of storm damage left over from last winter... crews are trying to fix two roadways... black road and skyline boulevard near los gatos. the problem - if both are closed at the same time - it blocks access to 200 homes. to help people who live in the area... santa clara county is now postponing work on black road until cal-trans finishes work on skyline. that means the work on black road may not resume until after thanksgiving. ( james ) the city of oakland has opened winter shelters for homeless people looking to get out of the cold. the winter response strategy is a pafrtnership between oakland... emeryville and alameda county officials. it will provide shleters for every night of the winter. the shelters will open at 6:00 each nightand close by
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8:00 the next morning. officials say one of the biggest shelters st.vincect de paul society on 23rd street has 50 beds avaliable. ( james ) a u-c berkeley student has been ordered to stand trial on charges of murder and attempted murder. police say pablo gomez junior killed 27 year-old emile inman in her home on january 6th. officers discovered her body while investigating the stabbing of another woman, about a mile away. a roommate was also hurt in the attack and survived. gomez was later arrested in burbank, where he is from. a judge ruled yesterday that there is enough evidence to send the case to trial. ( darya ) san francisco is having trouble establishing regulations for the legal recreational marijuana market which begins this january. critics of legal pot are trying to restrict where it can be sold. the san francisco board of supervisors is set to take up the issue today. the board may vote on a measure to allow the sale of 'recreational' marijuana through existing 'medical'
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marijuana stores... as they continue to figure out where it will allow new stores. (darya) gilroy police are warning people after a credit card skimmer was discovered at a gas station. police say they were swamped with credit card fraud cases over the weekend. they discovered the majority of victims used their cards at the valero gas station on first street. a skimming device was located on one of the pumps. investigators believe it was active for at least a week. they are encouraging people to check their bank statements for unauthorized purchases. (james) on the peninsula.... another mountain lion warning this morning in san mateo county. a mountain lion was spotted walking on woodside road near portola road in woodside the witnesses' car scared off the animal which retreated up a hillside. the mountain lion did not appear to be injured ...and was not aggressive. experts say if you encounter a mountain lion... try to look as big as possible...
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make as much noise as you can...and do ánotá turn your back. ( darya ) no curry no problem for the warriors... we'll see how they beat the magic. how kerr solved his lineup and a rubik's cube at the same time. and if lebron has to say he's the king, is he really the king? one subway rider apparently didn't think so. ( darya ) plus... tearing up the neighborhood. where wild hogs are taking over... and making a massive mess. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. ( robin ) and i am tracking a number of hot spots this morning on nb 280 wb 580 and hwt 17. details ahead
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( james ) wild hogs are causing some serious problems for homeowners in san ramon. neighbors didn't think pigs would wander this far from the mountains. but take a look at this video -- you can see them just tearing up this yard.
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the homeowner says the pigs caused thousands of dollars worth of damage... so her family had to dig up the entire yard. ( james ) the homeowner tried calling her insurance. but they don't cover land... only the house. tracking your morning forecast... the world according to gary is after the break.
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( darya ) the warriors taking on teh orlando magic but they are
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doing it without steph curry who was out with a thigh injury. but the warriors did not need curry. they went into halftime with the gasme tied but in the second half the warriors pulled away shaun lingston had a season high 16-points. draymond green had 20 points. the warriors win by a final of 110 to 100. they now head to boston to take on the celtics who have the best record in the n-b-a. that game is thursday night at 5:00.
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(darya) ( darya ) last week he was clipping his finger nails this week he is doing a rubick's cube. steve kerr giving the reporters a chance to tweet after announcing that steph curry would not be playing in last night's game and that shaun livingston would be starting. the rubicks cube was just two or three turns away from being finished. ( darya ) and during the cavs game lebron james gets into a scuffle with enes kanter. lebron and kanter exchanged words and started shoving a little. here is what lebron had to say about it after the game.
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daughter in the princess so we got it all covered.> ( darya ) and then lebron gets into a scuffle on a subway train. he is recording and one of the people on the train does not appreciate it. he shoves the camera. usually it is the other way around with the celebrities pushing cameras out of their faces. ( darya ) and happening today... golden state warriors center javale mcgee will help giveaway about 250 turkeys to families ahead of thanksgiving. it is part of the annual great turkey giveaway. it is happening at true vines ministries on isabella street in oakland. it starts at 4 p-m.
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( darya )thanksgiving just got a bit easier for overeaters. normal pants don't strech after meals. but now, stove top
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stuffing has released unisex pants--with an elastic waistband. the band has an image of stuffing on it. they're about 20 bucks. stove top says they'll donate 10 thousand dollars of the proceeds to the "feeding america" charity.
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( darya ) after years of uncertainty --- the raide have broken ground on a new stadium in las vegas. and contractors are now facing an ambitious timeline... the team wants to kick- off the 20-20 season at the new stadium. the ceremony was at the stadium site next to the las vegas strip. george lopez was the master of cerimonys commissioner roger goodell and former raider players were also in attendence. here is what raiders owner mark is what raiders owner mark davis is what raiders owner mark davis what if there was only one emoji? now what if there was only one mattress? one is not a choice. choose your mattress with tulo. everything you want in a bed, in a box. ♪ ♪ hi ted, glad you could join us! ♪ ♪ give it a try. mmm. give that me. ♪ ♪ (laughing) ted? ♪ ♪ ( james ) the "justice
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league" is about to take over theaters. and the stars were out in hollywood last night for the film's world premiere. the newest film in the d-c universe introduces superheroes aquaman... the flash and cyborg. ( james ) "justice league" hits
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theaters on thursday. ( james ) taylor swift is going on tour... and she's coming to levi's stadium.( darya ) the pop star announced the first dates for her "reputation stadium tour" yesterday. it kicks off may 8th in glendale, arizona. and on may 12th... swift will hit the stage in santa clara. swift's last tour included a number of special guests like justin timberlake and the weeknd. swift's new album sold more than 700- thousand copies in its first day. that puts swift on track to sell more than one- million records in the album's first week. ( james ) coming up in the next hour on the kron 4 morning... a debate over a bay area gun store goes deep into the night. we will tell you what they decided in a live report. ( james ) and... new
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details on the person who killed a woman in a hit-and- run in south san francisco. what police are now saying about the person they are looking for. ( rebecca ) and there is more rain in the forecast. i will have the details coming up. if you encounter a downed power line, you need to stay away from it. call 911. let our first responders come out and handle it. police and fire will respond as well as pg&e. pg&e will make the scene safe. ♪
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aimmediately get everyone out of the building. call 911. the fire department and pg&e will respond immediately and figure out what the issue is and keep you safe. ♪ (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:look for mostly dry
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conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( james ) new this morning... the city of san
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carlos approves a moratorium on gun stores in the city. ( darya ) supporters of the moratorium say they are worried about a mass shooting happening in their city. but opponents say it is unfair to ban a legitimate business. kron 4's lydia pantazes is live in san carlos this morning with the details. lydia. this is the store here behind me,you can see the sign that says they'll open this month and that they're hiring.but if they do, they won't be selling guns or ammunition.that's because the city council in san carlos voted 4 to 1 in favor of the moratorium, which lasts for 45 days but can be extended for up to two years. turner's outdoorsmen is a chain of sporting goods shops that already has about 20 other locations.community members who are against the store opening pointed to a list of cases in which guns were stolen from turner's outdoorsman stores across california, two of which were used in the san bernardino attack.we spoke with people on both sides of the issue last night.
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representatives from turners outdoorsman did not comment after the vote. reporting live in san carlos, lydia pantazes kron 4 news. representatives from turners outdoorsman did not comment after the vote. reporting live in san carlos, lydia pantazes kron 4 news.
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( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you the morning. ( james ) also happening today... attorneys are expected to announce a expected to announce a series of lawsuits against p-g-and-e following the north bay wildfires. the lawsuit claims that multiple failures by p-g-and-e contributed to the deadly fires. but now the utilities company says they are not at fault. instead they say that the tubbs fire... which tore through santa rosa was started by a private power line. cal fire investigators were in calistoga yesterday removing items from two homes trying to figure out the cause. 43 people died in the north bay firestorm... 21 of the victims were killed in the tubbs fire. ( james ) police are
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releasing a new description of the hit-and-run driver wanted for killing a single mother in south san francisco. the crash happened saturday night at el camino real near south spruce avenue. police say the man who killed teresa gonzalez has a pencil mustache and a short, faded haircut. police say the suspect's car is a dark, late-nineties model toyota or lexus. it probably has significant damage to the right corner of the hood and to the right tail light. ( darya ) happening today... torneys for the child who was injured at the 'wavwater park' in dublin will announce a lawsuit against the city of dublin and the owner of the park. the boy was injured in may on the park's opening day. he went flying off the slide.....landing hard on the ground. the entire incident camera. these pictures were taken shortly after the accident. the family is also suing the manufacturer and contractor who built the contractor and manufacturer also suing the manufacturer and contractor who built the slide.
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( darya ) deputies in contra costa county arrest 9 people in a major drug and gun bust. the arrests come after a months long investigation. all nine people were taken to the county jail. they are being held on several charges including conspiracy the illegal transfer of a gun and gang and drug crimes investigators seized an a-k-47 rifle three handguns high-capacity magazines and cocaine. ( james ) the san francsicso police officer seriously hurt when he was hit by an s-u-v while on a bicycle patrol is now out of the intensive care unit. officer elia lewin-tankel was transfered from the i-c-u at s-f general to another medical facility. he is being treated for serious head trauma. last month officer lewin-tankel was run-over while on his bicycle beat. police have arrested maurice johnson in the case. he is facing a charge of attempted murder. ( james ) in the east bay -- there is a new effort to battle illegal sideshows. this is new surveillance video of a sideshow that happened in
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oakland over the weekend. we first told you about this story yesterday on the kron 4 morning news. oakland police say they impounded 13 cars. and the c-h-p issued nearly 200 citations. now city council member noel gallo says the city should provide a public space for people to perform the sideshows. he says it is important to get them off the streets and out of neighborhoods. ( darya ) happening now - police are investigating two separate attacks on men in berkeley. the first attack happened on the 24-hundred block of le conte. the victim was approached by two men who tried to take his cell phone. when he refused the men punched him and ran off. then about an hour later... a man was robbed by two other men at the intersection of hearst and scenic. one of the attackers grabbed the man's backpack... the other pretended to have a gun and demanded the man's wallet. the victim gave it to them and they took off. he was not injured. police have not said if the two cases are connected. ( darya ) the search is on for
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a man who robbed a bank in the north bay. it happened at the exchange bank on gravenstein highway in sebastopol. witnesses say the man entered the bank with a gun and demanded money from the teller. police do not have a detailed description of the robber. ( james ) this morning we are learning more about the bart officer who was assaulted while trying to stop a fare evader. bart police say that the officer was not injured. this happened saturday at the hayward bart station. over the last few months bart has increased its patrols in an effort to stop fare evasion. but bart police say it is also about keeping riders safe.
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the kron 4 morning news. the evidence that led an east bay judge to order a berkeley student to stand trial for murder. plus ... nearly one year after the deadly ghost ship fire.the steps oakland has taken to prevent another warehouse tragedy. and a credit card skimmer was found at another bay area gas station.we'll show you where it happened and what you need to do to make sure you are not a victim. and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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(robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 (darya) gilroy police are warning people after a credit card skimmer was discovered at a gas station. police say they were swamped with credit
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card fraud cases over the weekend. they discovered the majority of victims used their cards at the valero gas station on first street. a skimming device was located on one of the pumps. investigators believe it was active for at least a week. they are encouraging people to check their bank statements for unauthorized purchases. (darya) coming up on the kron 4 morning news.wild hogs are wreaking havoc in a bay area community.see what some people are doing to keep the hogs from destroying their yards. (rebecca) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. a full weather report right after the break.
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(rebecca)(james)(darya) welcome back. let's get a check of the weather this morning...
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rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late inthe upcoming weekend.
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major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge accident blocking several lanes. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. ( james ) wild hogs are causing
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some serious problems for homeowners in san ramon. take a look at this video -- you can see them just tearing
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up this yard. kron4's ali ried talked to the homeowner who captured this wild scene. this is the first time this street has had any damage done by wild animals. neighbors didn't think pigs would wander this far from the mountains.we just figured they wouldn't come as far as we werebut leslie "g" was wrong. surveillance footage shows wild pigs ripping up their front yard. it went from this to this. leslie g. - it's several thousand dollars worth of damage that they did so we contacted our insurance company and of course they don't cover our land. they cover the house, but not the land so we're on our own to pay for itdamage was so bad, the family dug up the entire front yard.some of our neighbors were able to flip the grass and fix their lawn but ours was done so badly that some of the holes were a foot and a half to 2 feet deep there's never a good time for pigs to come destroy your land but of course, with the holidays and my son's birthday, and family obligations, i wasn't planning on spending several thousand dollars to redo our property walking down westside court, you can see the havoc in chris chalmer's yard. he tried
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fixing it the first night they attacked, but eventually gave up. chris chalmers - came home, put it all together, the next night they came again and a 3rd night they came again. so after the third night we basically gave up.he now has to figure out what to do next. we paid our gardener to remove the torn up stuff for now, just to make it kinda look a little bit better, but as you can see there's still a lot of damage, we're probably just gonna tear it all out and go for a more natural water resistant landscape. many neighbors here are also rethinking the idea of having grass in their yards. reporting from san ramonali reid kron 4 news. ( darya ) a u-c berkeley student has been ordered to stand trial on charges of murder and attempted murder. police say pablo gomez junior killed
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27 year-old emile inman in her home on january 6th. officers discovered her body while investigating the stabbing of another woman, about a mile away. a roommate waalso hurt in the attack and surved. gomez was later arrested in burbank, where he is from. a judge ruled yesterday that there is enough evidence to send the case to trial. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news the new health guidelines that will push half of the u-s population under a warning.
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major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge accident blocking several lanes.
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( darya ) nearly half of all adults in the u-s have high blood pressure.( james ) this after medical guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure.( darya ) high blood pressure has long meant a top reading of at least 140.... or a bottom reading of 90. that now drops to 130 over 80 in the guidelines by major heart groups. that means 30-million more americans now have high blood pressure.( james ) however, doctors say, only two percent of these newly added people need medication. the rest are urged to try healtheir lifestyles first. high blood pressure raises the risk of heart stroke. (rebecca) tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. ( will ) will tran is live
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back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry
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conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend. major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge accident blocking several lanes. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( james )we have an update on the aftermath of the northbay firestorm.yesterday we reported on the melted storm pipes in santa rosa ... and the effort underway to repair them.this morning ... justine waldman has new video showing us what the problem looks like underground. rolling in is a camera that.. will now go underground to show how the fires extreme heat fried the storm drains.in fountaingrove on incantare court.looking into this manhole, you can see the black
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melted plastic from the pipe. cal oes shared this video with kron 4 news of crews inspecting the dozens of pipes damaged in the city by the tubbs fire. cover wtsot essentially burned away entire systems of underground storm drain systems.across the city, 15 teams spread out like this to use closed-circuit cameras to inspect the pipes.this one damaged and filled with debris. with the pipes compromised it has created a new set of problems in the burn zone.the ground could collapse.cover wtsot this was an obstacle we weren't necessarily expecting but we were always planning for the what iffountaingrove neighborhood is feeling more of the problem because it is newer and on rolling hills..vs coffey park which is flat and constructed with steel and concrete.the city went door to door to over 11-hundred homes and 56 businesses this weekend warning them be ready to leave.wtsot so we have plans in place that if we do locate something that is a concern we already know how to evacuate and how to notify them crews already repaired one sinkhole on newbury court.and work is happening quickly to replace all the burned pipes. stacy zari's house survived the fire, but the new threats of flooding, sinkholes and landslides - could force her out.sot stacy zari were
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definitely on alert because we have a house standing so we are going to make sure that we're going to be safejustine waldman kron 4 news ( darya ) happening now in the east bay... east bay mud is at an oakland elementary school testing the water for lead.( james ) kron 4's will tran is live at thornhill elementary school in oakland this morning with the details. ( will ) the testing will take place this morning at thornhill elementary school.
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this was one of at least 7 oakland schools where the water tested positive for lead earlier this year. the district says it has taken steps to fix the problem. east bay mud will test the water to make sure the lead is gone. thanks will. we will check back with
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you through out the morning. (darya) as rain returns to the bay area... some places are still recovering from last winter's storms. in contra costa county, morgan territory road outside clayton has been closed since february. the road connects clayton to livermore. last winter... a landslide took out part of the road... damaged a water line... and the asphalt buckled and cracked. repair on the road began in july and this week crews are hoping to pave the rebuild roadway and install new guard rails. the county has not said when the road will reopen but they are hoping... work will be done by early next month. ( darya ) in the santa cruz mountains road repairs are disrupting access to some homes. it's all because of storm damage left over from last winter... crews are trying to fix two roadways... black road and skyline boulevard near los gatos. the problem - if both are closed at the same time - it blocks access to 200 homes. to help people who live in
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the area... santa clara county is now postponing work on black road until cal-trans finishes work on skyline. that means the work on black road may not resume until after thanksgiving. ( james ) this morning we have new details about the steps the city of oakland is taking to prevent another deadly warehouse fire. next month marks one year since 36 people were killed in the ghost ship warehouse fire. the city released a report yesterday saying they are addressing six issues including bringing buildings up to code and increasing fire and building inspections. among the big changes..the city will increase its fire code inspectors from 8 to 20...by the end of next year. 20...by the end of next year. derick almena and max harris face 36 counts each of involuntary manslaughter for their alleged roles in the fire. both have pleaded not guilty. (james) the city of oakland has opened winter shelters for homeless people looking to get out of the cold. the winter response
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strategy is a pafrtnership between oakland... emeryville and alameda county officials. it will provide shleters for every night of the winter. the shelters will open at 6:00 each nightand close by 8:00 the next morning. officials say one of the biggest shelters st.vincect de paul society on 23rd street has 50 beds avaliable. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news.... we'll take you out to last night's raiders groundbreaking ceremony in las vegas as they mark a new chapter. and we'll tell you the worst times to be on the roads this thanksgiving holiday -- so you can avoid the crowds. and here's a live look outside... richmond san rafael bridge.
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(robin) major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge accident blocking several lanes. (darya) if you're traveling for if you're (darya) (darya) if you're
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traveling for thanksgiving -- you're going to want to avoid the roads next tuesday and the following monday. that's according to research at waze... they gathered data on drive times from over 90 million users last november.
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last million users from over 90 on drive times from over 90 million users last november.(james) in san francisco -- the worst drive times for thanksgiving week are 4-to-6 tuesday, 2-to-4 wednesday, noon to 2 on thanksgiving, 2-to-4 on friday, and 3-to-5 on saturday. (darya) supermarket traffic is at its worst at 3 pm traffic is at its supermarket (darya) supermarket traffic is at its worst at 3 pm the day before worst at 3 pm the day before thanksgiving. and black friday traffic
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is the worst at 1 pm. the average driver spent $37 dollars on gas over thanksgiving last year. ( darya ) coming up next on the kron 4 morning news ... traffic signs are there to keep us safe on the roads.but often, the rules are we'll have more on that when we come back. (rebecca) watching the weather this morning. yourforecast is right after the break. break.
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rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally
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gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend.
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( darya ) after years of uncertainty --- the raiders have broken ground on a new stadium in las vegas. and contractors are now facing contractors and las vegas. and contractors are now facing an ambitious timeline... the team wants to kick- off the 20-20 season at the new stadium. the at the stadium site next to the las vegas strip. george lopez was the cerimonys commissioner roger goodell and former raider players were also in attendence. here is what raiders owner mark davis had to say about the ceremony. i only wish my father could be here as well but i know he's up there
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smiling proudly for he always said that the greatness of the raiders is in its future and thanks to all of you the future is now las vegas the raiders are coming. ( darya ) the raiders will remain in oakland until the new stadium ic complete. (james) traffic signs are there to protect everyone on the road -- and prevent accidents.(darya) however, often ignored -- as stanley roberts finds out in this people behaving badly. this is a prius and the driver appears to be lost, you can usually tell that by the slow driving anf rapid direction change nats: ambiance at one point the driver comes to stop and the door opens, he exits the vehicle and heads to the rear of the car opens the hatchback and looks around for
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a moment then he grabs what appears to be a pink tr pillow after which he casually walks back to the drivers side where he tosses the pillow inside, then he goes throught his pockets removing items before removing his jacket, oh i forget to mention, this is inside the temporary transbay terminal in san francisco nats: ambiance then there is this ford, also inside the terminal. are area where only buses are permitted, all of the drivers ignored this do not enter sign to get inside the terminal if you happen to be in the area of the terminal there are quat a few signs like this no left turn except muni . but you will see people turning left anyway nats: ambiance over on folsome this sign reads no turns except buses . simple enough so you will see buses turn but ofter followed by a no bus . it's actually only
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one lane nats: ambiance however, that means nothing to people determined to make the left turn anyway nats: ambiance and there is another do not enter sign at which is ignored so then the driver either endes up inside the terminal or are forced to make an u-turn and head back the other directions nats: ambiance but here is the best or should i day the uber stopped in the dedicated bus lane with his hazards on.. slowly inching nats: ambiance his passenger arrives. but does he leave? . nope he continuies to stay posted up in the bus lane.. the point an out of service bus must go around . yup that's whats it's like around the temporary trans bay terminial nats: ambiancein san francisco roberts kron 4 news ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... do you plan on spending more this holiday season? we have the average on how much americans will be shelling out for the holidays.
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what if there was only one haircut? now what if there was only one mattress? one is not a choice. choose your mattress with tulo. everything you want in a bed, in a box. ( james ) and get ready to spend some big bucks this holiday season. according to the national retail federation -- people are expected to spend an average of 967 dollars.( darya ) the federation says stores are also offering more jobs and increasing wages this time of year. they predict that in november and december... store sales could reach 682 billion dollars. ( darya ) coming up in the next
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a major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge, overturn accident blocking several lanes. slow form antioch to concord
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rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend.
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(darya) as more rain is expected to arrive in the bay area tomorrow, some places are still recovering from last winter's storms. in contra costa county, morgan territory road outside clayton has been closed since february. kron 4's charles clifford has an update on the repair work. morgan territory road connects clayton to livermore and as you can see behind me here. it's still closed.morgan territory road was badly damaged by storms last winter. a landslide took out part of the road, damaged a water line and the asphalt for buckled and cracked for about a quarter of mile. people had to walk through here on foot for weeks in order to get home. since then a temporary bypass road has been set up for residents and repair work on morgan territory road beganthis past july. they are making good progress and
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actually hoping to pave the rebuild roadway this week as well as install guard rails. pge is also doing some final electrical work along this route, including putting in new power poles.finally,the county hasn't se t a date for when the road will reopen but they have scheduled a ribbon cutting ceremony for december 2nd so they are confident that the work is almost complete.in contra costa county, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( james ) also happening today... attorneys are expected to announce a series of lawsuits against p-g-and-e following the north bay wildfires. the lawsuit claims that multiple failures
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by p-g-and-e contributed to the deadly fires. but now the utilities company says they are not at fault. instead they say that the tubbs fire... which tore through santa rosa was started by a private power line. cal fire investigators were in calistoga yesterday removing items from two homes trying to figure out the cause. 43 people died in the north bay firestorm... 21 of the victims were killed in the tubbs fire. ( james ) and this morning we are getting our first look at the damage caused to the water pipes in santa rosa. this damage is causing concer of sinkholes in parts of the city with more rain on the way. this morning 15 teams are spread across the city trying to inspect and fix the pipes. ( darya ) happening now in the east bay... east bay mud is at an oakland elementary school testing the water for lead.( james ) kron 4's will tran is live at thornhill elementary school in oakland this morning with the details.
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( will ) the testing will take place at thornhill school.of at least 7 oakland the water for lead earlier this year. the district thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. happening today in the east bay... east bay mud will be at an oakland elementary school to test the water for lead. the testing (darya) new video just into the new video (darya) new video (darya) new video just into the kron 4 newsroom overnight fisherman being rescued by the coast being rescued by the
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coast guard off the coast of san mateo county. this happened sunday morning. you can see the coast guard swimmer jump into the water. the man had to be rescued near pescadero point after cutting his finger on a crab pot. moments later the man is hoisted up to the helicopter. he was taken to the hospital and will be okay. ( darya ) deputies in contra costa county arrest 9 people in a major drug and gun bust. the arrests come after a months long investigation. all nine people were taken to the county jail. they are being held on several charges including conspiracy the illegal transfer of a gun and gang and drug crimes investigators seized an a-k-47 rifle three handguns high-capacity magazines and cocaine. ( james ) the san francsicso police officer seriously hurt when he was hit by an s-u-v while on a bicycle patrol is now out of the intensive care unit. officer elia lewin-tankel was
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transfered from the i-c-u at s-f general to another medical facility. he is being treated for serious head trauma. last month officer lewin-tankel was run-over while on his bicycle beat. police have arrested maurice johnson in the case. he is facing a charge of attempted murder. ( james ) the trial for the man accused of killing kate steinle in san francisco is now on hold until next monday when both sides will present their closing arguments. the prosecution was prevented from calling a rebuttal witness yesterday. the judge issuing the ruling after the defense argued that the witness was not credible after being accused of providing misleading testimony in two other murder trials. the defense argues that jose garcia zarate shot kate steinle by accident. the case will likely be turned over to the jury next week. ( darya ) happening now - police are investigating two separate attacks on men in berkeley. the first attack happened on the 24-hundred block of le conte. the victim was approached by two men who tried to take his cell
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phone. when he refused the him and ran off. then about an hour later... a man was robbed by two other men at the intersection of hearst and scenic. one of the attackers grabbed the man's backpack... the other pretended to have a gun and demanded the man's wallet. the victim gave it to them and they took off. he was not police have not said if the two cases are connected. ( darya ) also happening now... the search is on for a man who robbed a bank in the north bay. it happened at the exchange bank on gravenstein highway in sebastopol. witnesses say the man entered the bank with a gun and demanded money from the teller. police do not have a detailed description of the robber. (james) coming up on the kron4 morning news... the evidence that led an east bay judge to order a berkeley student to stand trial for murder. (james) and a lawsuit now coming against one bay area water park where a child was injured on opening day. details just ahead and here's a live look outside... at the bay bridge toll plaza.
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(robin) a major hot spot in pittsburg wb 4 at loveridge, overturn accident blocking several lanes. ( darya ) happening today... attorneys for the child who was injured at the
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'wave water park' in dublin will announce a lawsuit against the city of dublin and the owner of the park. the boy was injured in may on the park's opening day. he went flying off the slide.....landing hard on the ground. the entire incident caught on these pictures were taken shortly after the accident. the family is also suing the manufacturer and contractor who built the slide. (darya) still ahead on the kron4 morning news -- police have new information on the hit and run driver who killed a single mother in south san francisco. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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(robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.
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rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend. ( james ) on the peninsula ...
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description of the hit-and-run driver wanted for killing a single mother in south san francisco. the crash happened saturday night at el camino real near south spruce avenue. ice say the man who killed tera gonzalez has a pencil mustache and a short, faded haircut. police say the suspect's car is a dark, late-nineties model toyota or lexus. it probably has significant damage to the right corner of the hood and to the right tail light. (james) new this morning.. san bruno police now say they've made an arrest connection with a rollover hit- and-run collision last thursday. the collision happened around 7:30 pm on san bruno and seventh avenue. the driver of the car that fled the scene has been identified as 42-year old san jose resident dung ha. according to police, ha abandoned his car on the shoulder of 101 and attempted to flee the area on foot before behind aprehended. the driver of the vehicle that rolled over was taken to the hospital for their injuries but is expected to survive.
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(darya)we have a follow up this morning ... on the crackdown on bart fare evaders. kron4's maureen kelly has the details. fare evading is a costly crime that bart says takes money away from cleaning stations and improving the aging transit system.recently the transit agency committed to spending 2 and a half million to crack down on the scoflaws. at the hayward station saturday morning an officer was battered while citing an alleged fare evader.physically resisting the officerdeputy chief lance haight says the officer was not injured and the incident will in no way change their mission to get fare evaders from changing their ways.we don't stop traffic stops just because we are worried they are going to drive away from ussome riders think the crack down needed. for sure they need to worry about it in san francisco it's like bart is brokenothers say it's no big deal.their waste a whole lotta money always so if y'all gonna do that why do you do workouts nobody should have to hop over the thing and fight you trying to fight you
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get to where they need to go most likely to get some money you know what i'm cyan call down a little bitbut a bart police deputy chief says the visable enforcement helps keep bart safer.we don't think all fare evaders are hardened criminals but sometimes criminals fare evade.bart has begun hiring 6 community service officers who in january will begin enforcing a new policy of checking riders for proof of payment when there are in the paid areas past the fare gates. that goes into effect in 2018 maureen kelly kron4 news kron4 newsmaureen kelly 2018 maureen kelly kron4 news (darya) new this morning... we
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have learned that three people were arrested at sunday's 49ers game after getting into a fight and injuring an officer. one of the men faces charges of battery on a police officer. police say the fans had been warned about their unruly behavior and eventually were asked to leave. when they refused to leave... that's when the fight started. two other people are facing misdemeanor charges. (james) in national news. a new accuser says alabama senate candidate roy moore sexually assaulted her when she was a minor. kristen holmes has the latest. a new accuser says alabama senate candidate roy moore sexually assaulted her when she was a minor.four weeks before a special election, moore is denying accusations that he pursued inappropriate relationships with teenaged girls when he was in his 30s. kristen holmes has the latest on the candidate's reaction
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tonight. --reporter pkg-as follows--beverly young nelson/roy moore accuser: mr. moore reached over and began groping me and putting his hands on my breasts. in an emotional statement monday-- beverly young nelson recalling a night forty years ago when she was sixteen--- a night she says roy moore--then in his thirties-- offered her a ride home from workbeverly young nelson/roy moore accuser: he began to squeeze my neck, attempting to force my head onto his crotch.becoming the fifth woman to accuse roy moore-- the gop candidate for senate in alabama-- of inappropriate behavior with a teenager. nelson offering to testify under oath. beverly young nelson/roy moore accuser: "he said, you're just a child. i'm the district attorney of etowah county. and if you tell anyone about this, no one will ever believe you." moore denying the allegations roy moore/-r- al candidate u.s. senate: i can tell you this without any hesitation-- this is absolutely false, i never did what she said i did -- i don't even know that woman and indicating a plan to sue the washington post-- which published the first four allegations in a shocking report. the election is only four weeks away and alabama voters are facing a tough decision.terry bishop/gadsden, alabama resident: i never was a roy moore supporter to begin with. but i see no reason why several women would come out and start talking about this stuff if it wasn't true.dottie finch/roy moore supporter: i believe that if the good lord has forgiven him as a
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christian i have to forgive him also.in washington, increasing calls for roy moore to step down sen. mitch mcconnell/-r- senate majority leader i believe the woman yes. i think he should step aside.in washington, i'm kristen holmes. (james) this morning -- house speaker paul ryan said that the claims against moore are credible -- and that the senate candidate should step aside. ( james ) that was then-candidate trump professing his love for wikileaks last october. now... the president's son -- donald junior -- is releasing private messages he exchanged with wikileaks during the presidential campaign. trump junior's lawyers had previously turned the exchanges over to congressional investigators. the communications began last september. wikileaks also sent trump junior more messages over the next several
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months asking for favors. trump junior says he did not answer them. ( darya ) still ahead... tearing up the neighborhood. where wild hogs are taking over... and making a massive mess. ( robin ) and i am tracking a number of hot spots this morning on nb 280 wb 580 and hwt 17. details ahead
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( james ) east bay news now. wild hogs are causing some serious problems for homeowners in san ramon. neighbors didn't think pigs would wander this far from the mountains. but take a look at this video -- you can see them just tearing up this yard. the homeowner says the pigs caused thousands of dollars worth of damage... so her family had to dig up the entire yard.
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kron 4 morning news... a credit card skimmer is found at another bay area gas station. we'll tell you where it happened... and how to avoid becoming a victim. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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(darya)(james) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:look for mostly dry conditions today before a storm system brings widespread rainfall and breezy to locally gusty winds during the day wednesday to the north bay and through the remainder of the
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region wednesday night. after another period of dry conditions, a third system is possible late in the upcoming weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) a u-c berkeley student has been ordered to stand trial on charges of murder and attempted murder. police say pablo gomez junior killed 27 year-old emile inman in her home on january 6th. officers discovered her body while investigating the stabbing of another woman, about a mile away. a roommate was also hurt in the attack and survived. gomez was later arrested in burbank, where he is from. a judge ruled yesterday that there is enough
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evidence to send the case to trial. (james) despite a major crackdown by police this weekend -- there were more sideshows in oakland. now as kron4's haaziq madyun reports... in an effort to stop the problem.. an oakland city leader is willing to move the illegal events, to a secure location.. this is surveillance this is this is surveillance video of illegal sideshow activity recorded saturday night around 10:30pm here on international blvd in oaklandsot the fruitvale area is one of the locations of this weekend's sideshow activity. that is here in city councilmember noel gallo district. he has seen tire treads from cars doing donuts on these streets beforesot in fact with the help of the californina highway patrol, oakland police impounded 13-vehicles, gave out 12 citations and made two arrests. officials with the california highway patrol say
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their officers issued somewhere between 150-200 citations as sideshow participants tried unsuccessfully to make their way onto bay area freeways. this however gallo says even though oakland police found chatter on social media giving them a head-up about this sideshow...they couldn't stop a scene like this from happeningsotthe city councilmember says it is pretty clear why so many people are attracted to come to oakland to take part in thissotnat/sot haaziqdo you think it is up to the city to try and provide some type of safe place for this to happen? i mean they used to drag race in the 50's sotnat/sot haaziq you still think it is a good idea?sot
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homes. it's all because of storm damage left over from last winter... crews are trying to fix two roadways... black road and skyline boulevard near los gatos. the problem - if both are closed at the same time - it blocks access to 200 homes. to help people who live in the area... santa clara county is now postponing work on black road until cal-trans finishes work on skyline. that means the work on black road may not resume until after thanksgiving. ( darya ) san francisco is having trouble establishing regulations for the legal recreational marijuana market which begins this january. critics of legal pot are trying to restrict where it can be sold. the san francisco board of supervisors is set to take up the issue today. the board may vote on a measure to allow the sale of 'recreational' marijuana through existing 'medical' marijuana stores... as they continue to figure out where it will allow new stores. (james) this morning we have new details out of the east bay about the steps the city of oakland is taking to
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prevent another deadly warehouse fire -- like the ghost ship fire that killed 36 people last december. kron4's j.r. stone has the latest on a new report that highlights the changes the city is making. these are the flames that tore through oakland's ghost ship warehouse on december 2nd of 2016. flames that killed 36 people who were inside and injured many more. questions on who is to blame are still out there. two of the warehouse tenants are behind bars and multiple lawsuits have been filed against the city, county, and state.sot the city is absolutely to blame for what happened here. the city says it protects and servces their citizens in this case it turned a blind eye to the death trap that existed. the inspections weren't done the city of oakland released this 17 page report monday.detailing changes they have made in the days, weeks, and 11 months after the ghost ship fire. first off they
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have secured funding to double the number of fire code inspectors and significantly increase code inspection staff. 135 properties have been identified as having multiple hazards wihin the city. that includes 32 warehouses or commercial properties where unpermitted residential occupancies were suspected. 11 cases were resolved and they are working with the owners at other properties. property owners he evicted residents at five different locations.including this building on 28th street, this spot on 12th street, this location on international boulevard, thise warehouse on 2nd street, and this building that caught fire, displacing 13 residents, on miller avenue. officials believe these changes have made the city safer and hope that they will help prevent a deadly fire like the one they had last december where 36 people died. ( james ) the city of oakland has opened winter shelters for homeless people
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looking to get out of the cold. the winter response strategy is a pafrtnership between oakland... emeryville and alameda county officials. it will provide shleters for every night of the winter. the shelters will open at 6:00 each nightand close by 8:00 the next morning. officials say one of the biggest shelters st.vincect de paul society on 23rd street has 50 beds avaliable. (darya) gilroy police are warning people after a credit card skimmer was discovered at a gas station. police say they were swamped with credit card fraud cases over the weekend. they discovered the majority of victims used their cards at the valero gas station on first street. a skimming device was located on one of the pumps. investigators believe it was active for at least a week. they are encouraging people to check their bank statements for unauthorized purchases. (darya) on the peninsula.... another mountain lion warning this morning in san mateo county. a mountain lion was spotted walking on woodside road near
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portola road in woodside the witnesses' car scared off the animal which retreated up a hillside. the mountain lion did not appear to be injured ...and was not aggressive. experts say if you encounter a mountain lion... try to look as big as possible... make as much noise as you can...and do ánotá turn your back. (james) happening now... military veterans can get free dental checkups at clinics in san francisco and union city. the clinics started at 9:30 this morning and last until 1:00 this afternoon. the clinics are at... university of the pacific's school of dentistry on 5th street in san francisco. and union city dental care facility will also host a clinic. it is located on j-street. (darya) no curry no problem for the warriors... we'll see how they beat the magic. how kerr solved his lineup and a rubik's cube at the same time. and if lebron has to say he's the king, is he really the king?
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one subway rider apparently didn't think so. ( darya ) and under new guidelines...millions more americans will need to lower their blood pressure. we'll explain what it means for your health. and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge. this is the new comfort food. grown right here in california, with absolutely no antibiotics ever. a better way to grow, a better way to eat. and it starts with foster farms simply raised chicken. california grown with no antibiotics ever. (robin)
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( darya ) 4 your ( darya ) 4 your health a smile cannot only tell you if a person is happy.... it can also determine how healthy they might be ..( james ) according to the c-d-c... nearly all adults have tooth decay and nearly half of adults have some sort of dental disease. ( darya ) that can lead to inflammation in the mouth and destroy the bones that support teeth.( james ) but dentists say you can brush with fluoride toothpaste. avoid using tabacco products and cut down on the sugar( darya ) they recommened to change your toothbrush every three months or when the bristles wear out. ( james ) and of course, visit your dentist on a regular ( darya ) nearly half of
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all adults in the u-s have high blood pressure.( james ) this after medical guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure.( darya ) high blood pressure has long meant a top reading of at least 140.... or a bottom reading of 90. that now drops to 130 over 80 in the guidelines by major heart groups. that means 30-million more americans now have high blood pressure.( james ) however, doctors say, only two percent of these newly added people need medication. the rest are urged to try healtheir lifestyles first. high blood pressure raises the risk of heart disease and stroke. (rebecca) sfx: squeak
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"no" to the king. and the warriors have no curry. no problem. here's the gary rewind.
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the "justice the "justice league" is about to take over theaters. and the stars were out in hollywood last night for the film's world premiere. the newest film in the d-c universe introduces superheroes aquaman... the flash and cyborg.
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( james ) "justice league" hits theaters on thursday. seven day (darya)that's it for us this morning... our next newscast is at 5 o clock tonight. (james)don't forget, you can stay connected on our mobile app, kron four dot com and on our facebook and twitter feeds.
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