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now on today in iowa: a time for transition. today -- the president opens the white house doors for the man who will take over. plus -- he could be asked to join the trump team in washington...or somewhere else. io and two homes hit with gunfire. police investigate after shots are fired in waterloo. i'm jerry gallagher. let's check on your weather now with storm track 7 meteorologist eileen loan. good morning. eileen on camera
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for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: temperatures are actually warming up a bit this morning... back into the upper 30s to low 40s over most of the kwwl they will be mainly around 15 mph but gusting to 25 mph today before dying down this morning... that will continue today with mild temperatures, too... aiming for the low to mid 60s this afternoon. we cool down for veterans day, though as a cold front tracks through. i'll have that forecast for you in a few a big story this morning: five poeple shot outside a store in seattle. it happened near a demonstration where people were protesting the election of donald trump. but police say it does not appear the shooting was connected to the protest. officers say four men and a
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two are now fighting for their lives this morning in the hospital. police are still looking for the shooter. the protest in seattle is one of many across the country. thousands taking to the streets in cities like chicago, new york and kansas city. people are yelling things about donald trump -- like he's not my president. tracie potts tells us today -- the president-elect gets his first look inside his new home. "it is time for us to come together as one united people." extraordinary image many thought would never happen: billionaire - now president elect - donald trump and his wife melania... side by side with the obamas at president says his transition team's been preparing for for the last year. "we are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading
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cabinet, and hundreds of senior members of his administration. then work begins on his promised agenda.. with a republican congress: - replacing obamacare - building the wall - renegotiating trade deals - tax reform - filling the last vacancy on "not my president!" protests have broken out around the country. president-elect trump... "now, it's time for america to bind the wounds of division, we have to get together." preparing to govern a deeply divided nation. we've seen protests in at least 16 cities so far, from coast to coast. i'm tracie potts in washington, now back to you. the election is the talk of the town everywhere you go. in iowa -- trump became just the
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"it isn't what a man says that worse and worse i understand everyone has their own right to choose who they want but i didnt think america felt that way. people on both sides tell kwwl they were surprised by how things hillary. dump who? dump trump. some iowa students stage a walkout to protest the trump victory. this is video from des moines. the school district says it gave students about 15 minutes to protest before they had to return to class. some did return. others did not. walkouts, marches and then there's this. protesters took turns with a large pinata -- that looked like
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"liberation not deportation." others are asking -- how can we come together -- after the election. a group in dubuque is trying to do that by holding an open country. "it's easy to stay home, it's courageous conversations about what's really important in life. and these are issues in a time, in our history, in our culture, where if we don't start having these conversations, then our country is going to continue to be divided." this brewery hosts this conversation on the second wednesday of every month, and it's open to the public. a rocky ride for investors evens out after the election. we've been watching the markets closely since tuesday night as the votes were coming in. several financial markets in asia rallied in early trading this morning. stocks rebounded more than two-
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kong says investors believe a "trump being a businessman, will actually promote pro- business legislation, like cutting taxes and also spending heavily on infrastructure like one trillion on infrastructure, so that will boost demand." analysts believe trump's speech the other night after the election so what now for iowa's governor after donald trump dropped this hint a few days ago. "i think there is no one that with china, you would be our prime candidate to take care of china." trump fueling speculation that branstad could be his us ambassador to china. in september, branstad hosted business groups from china and
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represent iowa on trade missions, i will be leaving on friday on a trade mission to go to china and japan again, but i'm not interested in living overseas. becoming trump's secretary of agriculture. he says he doesn't want to live in washington. the days could be numbered for obamacare. senate majority leader mitch mcconnell says replacing president obama's signature healthcare legislation is a high priority for the new administration coming in. "it was the single worst piece of the first two years of the obama
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direction, the better." a different direction, but we don't know the specifics this morning. during the campaign, trump did call for a tax deduction for health insurance premiums after repealing the law -- but there mexico's foreign minister says they have no plan to pay for a wall at the border. that was a cornerstone of the some people standing in line to cross over from mexico said they didn't think a wall would be much of a deterrent for those trump's hollywood star is being fixed and will soon be on display again. a protester damaged it last month. the man was charged with felony vandalism. tuesday night's election helped shrink government in one part of eastern iowa. right now, the linn county board
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with a supervisor representing each one. this week, voters elected to cut that down to three. "you'll have cedar rapids centered board and people who live out in the rural areas, they've lost their voice, they've lost their representation." he believes some voters may not like the salaries they make. each bringing in more than 100- thousand dollars a year. the changes to the board will come in 20-19 --- during their next election continuing coverage this morning... shots are fired as children walk near downtown waterloo. there were at least six bullets in a home where neighbors say at least two young children live. across the street --- one bullet hit a home -- just feet from where a "scary! well, we live here so is quite a thing." "but it is happening all over, so. i said to russ, we could sell,
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targeted. out of the hospital and in custody. a minnesota man arrested after a deadly crash in eastern iowa. officers arrested charles brooks. he's being charged because of a crash -- early saturday morning in cedar falls. police say he was speeding when his car ran into a minivan. cynthia brooks -- from waterloo -- died in that crash. the cars involved in that crash -- have since been destroyed in a fire. coming from the fire -- which burned through a cedar falls evidence storage building sunday morning. police say everything inside the building was lost in the fire. we know when an iowa man will be sentenced for a crash that left several students hurt. monte klink pleaded guilty. authorities say he tested positive for meth after the crash. court documents show he was driving an s-u-v near manchester last year when he didn't yield to a west delaware school bus. the
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klink could face up to 10 years in prison. he'll be sentenced january 18th. two people are in the hospital after a plane crashed in florida. this was the second plane crash in that area yesterday. two people were killed after another plane went down earlier in the day. here's video of that scene. the plane crashed into a field. the pilot and the passenger died. the f-a-a and n-t- s-b are now looking into it... trying to figure out why th a courtroom turns upside down. a brawl broke out. police told a man to leave after he barged into a courtroom during a hearing. he demanded to speak to the judge. he was told to get out. he didn't. officers wrestled him to the ground before arresting him. a special treat for some of the youngest survivors of an earthquake in italy.
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the day with more than two-hundred children. they coached kids on the rules of the game -- and also posted for pictures. much more still to come this morning: in ten minutes -- what do you do to celebrate a world series win? you bake a huge cake -- almost too beautiful to eat. plus video games and wedding proposals. a welcome home to remember for those who've been at sea for a
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meteorologist eileen loan now for your forecast forecast. from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: stormtrack7 live weather network cameras will continue to stay
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few days. we won't see much changing, although we may have a few more clouds for veterans day tomorrow as a cold front tracks through, but there really isn't a lot of moisture with it. it is mild this morning... we are already warmer than this point yesterday and continuing to climb a bit... mainly in the upper 30s to low 40s in the viewing mid 40s to the west. southwest winds are starting to pick up and are already pretty strong to the west... they will stay gusty all day today from the southwest, but ass the front tracks in tonight, the winds will turn to the north. there isn't a lot of moisture anywhere in the midwest with mainly
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continue, although we may have a few more clouds tomorrow, but the won't last long and will likely be fairly high. highs will be in the 60s and 70s today over the region, but cool down after that front tracks through tomorrow.... really getting us back to more normal levels for a couple of days. today, though will be well above normal with highs in the low to mid 60s with southwest winds gusting to 25 mph. clear tonight with lows in the upper 30s to low 40s, but the winds turn to the north.. they won't be as strong as today, but may still be a bit gusty with highs for veterans day back near normal... in the upper 40s to low 50s under mainly sunny skies. we have a chilly start to saturday, but we warm back into the
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and we stay pretty dry, too, with the next chance of rain holding off until later next week. still to come: eyes in the back fans asking -- how did he do that? plus -- they're not directing traffic, but distracting traffic. see what people saw on the road that had them calling
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their fans are packing their bags for cedar falls. the high school football semifinals begin at the uni dome today. also, the state high school volleyball tournament continues in cedar rapids. good luck to all the teams involved. this morning, a game-winning
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straight from a video game. columbus hosting anaheim in overtime. the blue jackets' alex wennberg goes end to end, slams on the brakes and spins a backhand pass to zach werenski for the game-winner! .the jackets win 3-2 in overtime. here's another example of how the cubs world series title is mighty sweet. two cake artists made this giant cake to celebrate. it took 45 o pounds of chocolate and 10 pounds of rice krispies. a woman born right after the last time the cubs won it all --- is celebrating her birthday -- and sharing the secret to a long life. marion roth is turning 108. she lives south of philadelphia. smoke. and i didn't. i didn't
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talk about a sweet homecoming. the u-s-s new hampshire returned home to connecticut. sailors reunited with their loved ones... including one who proposed to his girlfriend. they talked about what it's like to be back. "interesting times over seas but it's nice to be back home where that i want to plug-in." the submarine travels about 46- thousand miles. that's equal to almost two trips around the world. you expect to see a lot of things in traffic. just not this. an ostrich relaxing in the middle of the road outside tokyo. it apparently escaped a breeder's truck. it took police about 40 minutes -- and several tries -- before they finally
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we all face whenever we travel. how do we fit everything into
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vacation booked - there's one thing all travelers need to do. pack. but sometimes, just the idea of packing consumes people. mary moloney has a list of what much of what you pack in suitcases you don't need. skip the books and s maybe it's time to invest in slim lightweight electronics. but you don't need to bring your entire home office with you on vacation. it will be distracting. instead -- limit yourself to two devices. keep your expensive accessories -- like jewelry -- at home. you could lose something or at worst perhaps have it stolen. when thinking about your wardrobe -- consider: do you need a different outfit every day? this is the quickest way travel dot com suggest that if
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that are practical -- comfortable -- and can be mixed and matched. you can always do a load of laundry on the road or even hand wash some items. and instead of bringing an entire bag of toiletries -- bank on getting free stuff from the hotel. like shampoo -- conditioner -- soap and lotion. but you have to call the front desk and ask. for consumer watch -- i'm mary moloney. doppler radar. eileen loan brings us the
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stormtrack 7 weather team: sunny, breezy and mild today week with highs back to the
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today in iowa. a police chase involving a motorcycle ends abruptly when the biker wipes out. plus... the littlest recruit, with the biggest heart. a young boy gets the chance to live his dream. those stories when ally crutcher joins us for today in iowa next.
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shock to rage. protests break out in cities across the nation after the election victory that shocked the world. plus... moving to canada after the election results? it's going to be harder than you think. and a young iowa boy gets to feel like everybody else -- because now he has a bike built just for him. good morning, i'm ally crutcher. and i'm jerra let's check on your weather now with storm track 7 meteorologist eileen loan. good morning. eileen on camera from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast

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