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( james ) and breaking news we are following... president trump considering a veto of the government spending bill... how it could shutdown the government. (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:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of
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rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week. rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. accident eb 80
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at tolls. accident wb 580 airway .accodent nb 17 ebar creek ( james ) (ááá2 shotááá) new this
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morning ... the recent storm still affecting the bay area ... after a large tree falls and smashes a car in pleasant hill.(ááádblboxááá) kron 4's will tran is live at the scene with the details.will?
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( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( terisa ) the recent storms also uprooted trees in several other parts of the bay area. and other potentially dangerous trees are being taken down... before they cause damage. the combination of wind and heavy rain is usually responsible for downing massive trees. but crews in alamo worked to take down a large pine tree as a precaution. if this one came down... it would likely cause major damage to nearby homes.
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and too tall, plus its windy and raining a lot">>( terisa ) waraner tree experts say they have been busy during this storm season. that trend will likely continue due to more heavy rains that are expected to come. ( terisa ) the wet weather drenched parts of the north bay... causing roads to flood and trees to topple over. flooded roads were blocked off to drivers... but some peole ignored the signs and tried to pass anyway. highway 121 - - at highway 12 -- was soaked with several inches of water. there was flooding in front of the schell-vista fire station. but the fire captain says crews were still able to respond to emergency calls. and a large oak tree fell in the penngrove village mobile home park and landed on a truck. ( james ) breaking news... president trump is considering a veto of a spending bill that passed both houses of congress with bipartisan support. the president took to twitter to say that he is considering the veto because there is no
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solution for daca recipients in the bill and the border wall is not fully funded. if the president does not sign the spending bill... the government will shutdown at midnight. this would be the third government shutdown of the year. (james) james adlib big board. ( james ) and this just in to the kron 4 newsroom... 6 teenagers taken into custody after a carjacking. those teens also led police on a chase from san jose to livermore. this all started on edgestone circle in san jose around 2:15 this morning. one of the teens used a gun to steal the car and then took off with five other teens. then the led police on a chase to livermore where they crashed.
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one of them suffered a minor injury. all of them were taken into custody. ( terisa ) we're learning more the security breach at travis air force base. this is an update to a story we first reported yesterday morning. the f-b-i has now joined the investigation. cell phone video shows a black s-u-v crashing and burning... inside the base... on wednesday night. base officials say the driver somehow got through the main gate. fire crews responded to the crash within minutes... but the driver of the s-u-v was killed by the flames. right now... we don't know the driver's name... or how he got past security. ( terisa ) an officer involved shooting in san francisco ... has turned deadly. the gunman involved in a shootout with officers has died. and now we are learning more about the moments leading up to the shooting. the shooting happened on wednesday inside a barber shop on geneva avenue and london street. the security video along geneva avenue shows how shooting unfolded. police entered the amazon barbershop after
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receiving a report of a man with a gun. then the shooting started. police officer... a teenager and two barbers were also hit before police finally shot the gunman. he later died at the hospital. ( james ) a big story out of sacramento... protesters stop traffic and delay a basketball game... over the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man.( james ) protesters formed a human chain last night in front of the golden one center... blocking fans from getting inside. the protest briefly delayed the game... while dozens of police tried to clear entrances. there was shouting... but no violence as frustrated fans waited outside. once the game started... the area was nearly empty. protesters are angry over the deadly shooting of stephon clark. he was fatally shot sunday by police. police say they thought he had a handgun... but investigators found a cellphone.
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( james ) before making their way to the golden one center... protesters marched from sacramento city hall and onto i-5... disrupting rush hour traffic and holding signs with messages like "sac p-d: stop killing us." police say officers fired 20 times at clark. he was hit multiple times. the officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave. sacramento's mayor is calling for a full review of the shooting and police policy and procedures. ( james ) a man and woman were attacked and robbed while waiting at a bus stop with their children. it happened last night at the corner of linden and california avenues in south san francisco. three masked robbers came up to the family... one of them holding a knife. they demanded the father hand over money.... and he refused. one of the robbers then punched him in the face... knocking him to the ground. the group ripped the woman's jewlery from her neck and took the man's wallet. the masked theives then ran off on california avenue. ( james ) in the north bay... police are looking for a man... who tried to
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lure a 13-year-old girl into his car as she was walking home from school in larkfield. that's near santa rosa. the man told the girl she was pretty... and offered her a ride. the girl refused and kept walking. the mark west union school district told parents about the incident. deputies will be making extra patrols at schools in the area. ( terisa ) newark police are looking for a driver who slammed into a parked car and then drove off. the owner of the camero walked outside to a wrecked car yesterday morning. he immediately ran over to his neighbors house who has a surveillance camera facing the street. ( terisa ) now they are working to enhance the video quality to figure out what kind of car it is.. and hopefully catch whoever is responsible. ( terisa ) the dam on the moccasin reservoir is stable this morning. and there is
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no threat to the bay area's water supply. here's a look at where the moccasin reservoir is... it's in tuolumne county... more than 100 miles east of san francisco. at one point yesterday... officials said the dam could be in imminent danger of failing. san francisco's utility agency dispatched a team to monitor the dam after heavy rain caused a surge of water and debris into the moccasin reservoir. but again... the dam is stable now. ( james ) diablo valley college in pleasant hill will reopen today after a potential threat. yesterday the campus canceled all classes and activities after graffiti was found threatening gun violence. police investigated and found no further evidence to suggest the school was at risk. however, there will be increased police presence at the campus today. administration is offering counsiling to students and staff as needed. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... it's called the "march for our lives." the bay area cities taking part in a worldwide event... organized
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by high school shooting survivors. ( james ) plus... p-g-and-e didn't want to do it in the past but has agreed to take an extra step to prevent wildfires. we'll explain what that is. ( james ) and... a playmate claims she had an affair with president donald trump. now... she has a message for the first lady. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. in your noise cancelling trheadphones?ry maybe not. maybe you could trust you won't be next to a loud eater. (eating potato chips loudly) or you could just trust duracell. (silence)
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rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay
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today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well
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into next week. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. s. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( james ) in berkeley... four men have been charged with sexually assaulting two underage girls. the men... are accused of luring five teen girls to an apartment... then threatening them with a
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gun... and making them perform sex acts. the alameda county district attorney says that only two of the girls were victims. some of the charges carry a kidnapping enhancement... which could increase the prison terms of the suspects. a fifth man involved is not being charged with sexual assault but is still being held on a probation violation. ( terisa ) a former playboy model is apologizing to first lady melania trump for a 10-month affair she claims she had with president trump. she says it started with him offering her money after the first time they were intimate. karen mcdougal said in an interview with c-n-n she refused to take the money in 2006. mcdougal detailed the sexual relationship and said she traveled to trump properties in new york, california and new jersey. when anderson cooper asked what she would say to melania trump, here's what she said:
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i'm sorry.">( terisa ) mcdougal filed a lawsuit tuesday against the company that owns the national enquirer. she was paid 150-thousand dollars during the presidential campaign for the rights to her story but it never ran. president trump has denied the affair. ( james ) a high school student shot in maryland is brain dead... and being removed from life support. the mother of 16-year-old jaeylynn willey says her daughter has "no life left in her." willey was shot tuesday by 17-year-old austin rollins at school. a 14-year-old boy was also shot... but he was released from the hospital wednesday... after suffering a thigh wound. rollins died after a confrontation with an officer on campus. it's unknown wheter he commited suicide.. or was killed by the officer. ( james ) a firefighter was killed battling a massive fire this morning at a movie set in new york. michael davidson was one of many
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firefighters who responded to the overnight fire in harlem. firefighters were told to evacuate the building as the conditions worsened. davidson got separated from the rest of his unit and was found unconscious and critically wounded. emergency responders took him to the hospital.. but he later died from his injuries. davidson was a father of four and a 15-year veteran to the new york fire department. ( terisa ) new this morning... craigslist has shutdown all of its personals sections... even the platonic ones. this is in response to congress passing an anti- online sex trafficking bill. in a message to users... craigslist says because "any tool or service can be misused. we can't take such risk without jeopardizing all our other services." supporters say the legislation will help curb the growing epidemic of online sex trafficking. but opponents say it could expose companies to costly lawsuits and infringe on free speech. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news. a victim of a laptop thief... is
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not giving up without a fight. the dramatic video of a woman... chasing down a criminal. ( james ) plus... we're home to one of the best airports in the áworld. what makes s-f-o so great. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge (ácommercialá)
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to j.p. morgan investment expertise can help you. 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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( terisa ) s-f-o is among the best airports in the country... that is according to a new survey.
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the survey questioned more than 13-million travelers about their airport experiences. the survey included questions about check- ins... shopping... and security at airports all around the world. s-f-o ultimately came in as the 51st best ranked in the world... but was ranked as the 5th best in the united states. (rebecca) tracking your morning forecast. details coming up. ( lydia ) funeral services will be held for a fallen marin county sheriff's deputy. i'm live in san rafael with the latest. (darya)(james)
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welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north
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will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( terisa ) happening today... funeral services will be held for a fallen marin county sheriff's deputy. ( james ) 24-year old ryan zirkle died when he crashed
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into a tree while responding to a 9-1-1 call. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san rafael. lydia... ( lydia ) zirkle was engaged to be married... he had recently bought a home in petaluma with his fiance... and he grew up in novato. the service will be held at 11:00 this morning at the marin veterans' memorial auditorium in san rafael.
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( james ) happening tomorrow... students across the u-s are preparing to march against gun violence. that includes several cities here in the bay area. it is called "march for our lives" and it's being held tomorrow. it was organized by the survivors of the deadly school shooting in parkland florida last month. 17 people were killed in that shooting. the biggest march tomorrow will be in washington, d.c. nearly a million people are expected at that march. there are also dozens of marches planned for her in the bay area. this is a map showing where those marches are planned. the biggest rallies will be in san francisco and oakland. the parkland shooting survivors are in washington d-c this morning talking about why this march is important.
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heard is this saturday, and not only after this saturday, every single day. i know i'm dedicating my life to this issue."cameron kasky/parkland shooting survivor:"if we don't let them off the hook, there's no running away from us. we are the youth, we are the students, we are the ones who are being educated. now, it's time for them to get educated by us." > and here are the details about just some of the "march for our lives" rallies in the bay area. according to the march for our lives website... the march in san francisco will begin at 1:00. the rally in oakland will be at 10 a-m. and the rallies in san jose and walnut creek will begin at 11 a-m. ( james ) this is the cover of time magazine. it features five parkland shooting survivors. these students are the organizers of tomorrow's "march for our lives." ( james ) p-g-and-e is rolling out a new safety program... after accusations its power lines might have sparked last october's fire storm in the north bay. the company says it will start turning off power lines in areas that are under áextreme fire conditions. it's a step many have called for, but the company has resisted until
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now because it believes cutting off power carries its own risks... including to patients who depend on medical equipment that need electricity. p-g-and-e also says it will get more aggressive about trimming trees near power lines... and even changing what the power poles are made of. ( james ) micro-grids micro-grids micro-grids are small grids that can operate independently of the overall system -- which could be essential in a disaster. for example - they could power evacuation centers. p-g-and-e is facing a number of potential financial problems over the wine county fires. shareholders have been told the losses could top 800 million dollars in liability insurance. ( terisa ) in the east bay... police need your help finding laptop thief... who was caught on camera. take a look... this woman is running with a laptop she
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just stole from another woman... who was sitting in a starbucks. and while some snatch and grab robbers get away...this time was different. the victim chases down the woman... catching up to her just in time as the get- away car pulls up. the victim wrestled her laptop back. ( terisa ) even though the victim got her laptop back. police are still searching for the thief. ( terisa ) on the peninsula... three workers got sick while cleaning out an empty apartment on willow road. they complained of a strong odor... firefighters later said that other workers felt better after going outside. there were initial suspicions the unit might have been used as a meth lab....but a haz-mat team traced the problem to a more simple source --- a variety of cleaning products.
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the area is now considered safe. ( terisa ) in the south bay... a homeless shelter in sunnyvale will extend its operations from six months .... to year- round. the santa clara county board of supervisors voted unanimously to spend more than one million dollars to make the change at the 'home-first' shelter on hamlin court in sunnyvale.. it is now the county's second shelter to open year- round - along with one in san jose. ( james ) the director of ice is set to testify in california's immigration lawsuit. a federal judge is granting california's request to question thomas homan over the state's sanctuary laws. california will be allowed to question him over concerns that three state laws are harming the government. the laws in question limit cooperation between federal immigration authorities and local police. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... a san jose teen arrested... and video of that arrest is going viral. now... his parents are speaking out. ( james ) and after the break... why it does ánot pay to be why it does
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ánot pay to be a woman who got good grades in college. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. (ácommercialá)
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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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 women who are recent college graduates have a better chance of landing a job with moderate grades... than with higher ones. researchers sent out over 2-thousand job applications
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posing as recent graduates. they found that g-p-a did not matter much for men... they also received twice the employer responses as equally qualified women. on the other hand... women had more response when they had a moderate g-p-a... rather than a high one. (rebecca) tracking your morning forecast... get ready for spring-at the ross spring shoe event. ross has the must-have styles and brands for a fraction of what you'd pay elsewhere. step one: get to ross. step two: walk out with top brands at big savings... ...at the ross spring shoe event.
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( james ) ( darya ) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast. rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the
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remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week.
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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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( james ) video of this arrest is going viral. it shows a tense encounter between san jose police officers ... and the parents of a handcuffed teen ... 14 year old ernesto mirabal. he was taken to jail for the night after he was in a fight with 3 adults at los paseos park on monday. the mirabal's claim one of the adults is the aggressor. < he was just grabbing my son like this and choking him and hitting him and that is when my son was fighting back and when he protected himself and stood up for himself he got arrested he got the punishment> ( james ) the mirabal's say they heard the man who hit
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their son is an off-duty cop. but san jose police would not comment on the victim. the family says the district attorney has dropped any charges against their son ... but the family has filed a police conduct complaint. ( terisa ) a terminal at s-f-o will likely be named after the late harvey milk. milk was san francisco's first openly gay politictian. he was elected to the board of supervisors in 1977. the city's budget and finance committee said terminal-one should be named after milk. the name change proposal will how go to the full board for approval. milk was assassinated in 1978... along with mayor george moscone at city hall. they were killed by former supervisor dan white. ( terisa ) the golden gate bridge could be getting a makeover. talks of rebuilding the toll plaza are happening today... and we're getting a preview of what it may look like. these are the photos of the styles that bridge district board members are considering. you're taking a look at northbound and southbound
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views. board members say the current all-electronic system is out-dated and must be replaced. they say the new tolling system will provide more safety and eliminate lane closures. ( terisa ) president trump is slated to decide on the new policy for transgenger troops today. that new policy will likely rescrict their service. last july president trump announced via twitter that trangender troops were no longer welcome in the military. frederal courts ruled that the pentagon must allow transgender troops. in august president trump ordered defense secretary jim mattis to propose changes to the obama-era policy... that allows transgender troops to serve openly and receive medical treatment. mattis gave his recommendation to the white house in february. if the president does not accept it... the pentagon will go back to its pre 2016 practice
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that banned transgender troops from service on medical grounds. ( james ) warriors basketball... steph curry will play tonight against the atlanta hawks. but golden state will be without klay thompson... draymond green... and kevin durant. steph says he's not going to let the back. ( james ) when steph hits the court... he'll be wearing a different type of shoe for the first time in his career. he'll play in álow-tops. steph says the shoes will help out his speed and performance... but he still plans on wearing a brace. ( james )it's a beautiful day in the postal neighborhood. the u-s postal serivce is unvieling the new stamp featuring mister rogers... today. the stamp features fred rogers and the royal puppet king friday the thirteen. the stamp will be issued in the same pittsburgh public television station where the
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program was produced. the show celebrated its 50th anniversary earlier this year. roders died in 2003 at the age of 74. ( james ) coming up after the break... we could see an "uprising" at the box office. we're checking out the new movies that are taking on "black panther" this weekend. (ácommercialá)
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caught on camera.... and hear from the victim. ( james ) and breaking news we are following... president trump considering a veto of the government spending bill... how it could shutdown the government. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá) (darya) good morning i'm darya
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folsom..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week. next week. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( james ) (ááá2 shotááá) new this morning ... the recent storm still affecting the bay area ... after a large tree falls and smashes a car in pleasant hill. (ááádblboxááá) kron 4's will tran is live at the scene with the details.will? ( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you
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through out the morning.
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( terisa ) the recent storms have uprooted lots of trees in the bay area... and other potentially dangerous trees are being taken down... before they cause damage. the combination of wind and heavy rain is usually responsible for downing massive trees. but crews in alamo worked to take down a large pine tree as a precausion. if this one came down... it would likely cause major damage to nearby homes. >( terisa ) waraner tree experts say they have been busy during this storm season. that trend will likely continue due
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to more heavy rains that are expected to come. ( terisa ) the wet weather drenched parts of the north bay... causing roads to flood and trees to topple over. flooded roads were blocked off to drivers... but some peole ignored the signs and tried to pass anyway. highway 121 - - at highway 12 -- was soaked with several inches of water. there was flooding in front of the schell-vista fire station. but the fire captain says crews were still able to respond to emergency calls. and a large oak tree fell in the penngrove village mobile home park and landed on a truck. ( james ) breaking news... president trump is considering a veto of a spending bill that passed both houses of congress with bipartisan support. the president took to twitter to say that he is considering the veto because there is no solution for daca recipients in the bill and the border wall is not fully funded. if the president does not sign the spending bill... the
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government will shutdown at midnight. this would be the third government shutdown of the year. (james) james adlib big board. ( terisa ) we're learning more the security breach at travis air force base. this is an update to a story we first reported yesterday morning. the f-b-i has now joined the investigation. cell phone video shows a black s-u-v crashing and burning... inside the base... on wednesday night. base officials say the driver somehow got through the main gate. fire crews responded to the crash within minutes... but the driver of the s-u-v was killed by the flames. right now... we don't know the driver's name... or how he got past security. ( terisa ) an officer involved shooting in san francisco ... has turned
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deadly. the gunman involved in a shootout with officers has died. and now we are learning more about the moments leading up to the shooting. the shooting happened on wednesday inside a barber shop on geneva avenue and london street. the security video along geneva avenue shows how shooting unfolded. police entered the amazon barbershop after receiving a report of a man with a gun. then the shooting started. police officer... a teenager and two barbers were also hit before police finally shot the gunman. he later died at the hospital. ( james ) diablo valley college in pleasant hill will reopen today after a potential threat. yesterday the campus canceled all classes and activities after graffiti was found threatening gun violence. police investigated and found no further evidence to suggest the school was at risk. however, there will be increased police presence at the campus today. administration is offering counsiling to students and staff as needed. ( james ) coming up on the
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kron 4 morning news ... a victim of a laptop thief... is not giving up without a fight. the dramatic video of a woman... chasing down the criminal. ( james )plus... a community in outrage... after bodycam footage is released of police shooting and killing an unarmed man. hear from protestors have to say. ( james )and... a firefighter is being remembered after losing his life the line of duty. we'll explain what happened... after the break. and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge. (ácommercialá)
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) a firefighter was killed
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battling a massive fire this morning at a movie set in new york. michael davidson was one of many firefighters who responded to the overnight fire in harlem. the fire started on a movie set for a film called "motherless brooklyn" starring bruce willis and edward norton. firefighters were told to evacuate the building as the conditions worsened. davidson got separated from the rest of his unit and was found unconscious. he later died. (rebecca) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. a full weather report right after the break. please keep your shoes on!
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welcome back. let's get a check of the weather this morning... rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week. next week. continue well into afternoon and continue well
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into next week.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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and this just in to the kron 4 newsroom... 6 teenagers taken into custody after a carjacking. those teens also led police on a chase from san jose to livermore. this all started on edgestone circle in san jose around 2:15 this morning. one of the teens used a gun to steal the car and then took off with five other teens. then the led police on a chase to livermore where they crashed. one of them suffered a minor injury. all of them were taken into custody. ( james ) a big story out of sacramento...
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protesters stop traffic and delay a basketball game... over the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man.( james ) protesters formed a human chain last night in front of the golden one center... blocking fans from getting inside. the protest briefly delayed the game... while dozens of police tried to clear entrances. there was shouting... but no violence as frustrated fans waited outside. once the game started... the area was nearly empty. protesters are angry over the deadly shooting of stephon clark. he was fatally shot sunday by police. police say they thought he had a handgun... but investigators found a cellphone. ( james ) before making their way to the golden one center... protesters marched from sacramento city hall and onto i-5... disrupting rush hour traffic and holding signs with messages like "sac p-d: stop
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killing us." police say officers fired 20 times at clark. he was hit multiple times. the officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave. sacramento's mayor is calling for a full review of the shooting and police policy and procedures. a man and woman were attacked and robbed while waiting at a bus stop with their children. it happened last night at the corner of linden and california avenues in south san francisco. three masked robbers came up to the family... one of them holding a knife. they demanded the father hand over money.... and he refused. one of the robbers then punched him in the face... knocking him to the ground. the group ripped the woman's jewlery from her neck and took the man's wallet. the masked theives then ran off on california in berkeley... four men have been charged with sexually assaulting two underage girls. sex assault charges were brought against the men... who are accused of luring five teen girls to an apartment... then
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threatening them with a gun... and making them perform sex acts. the alameda county district attorney says that only two of the girls were victims. some of the charges carry a kidnapping enhancement... which could increase the prison terms of the suspects. a fifth man involved is not being charged with sexual assault but is still being held on a probation violation. ( james ) in the north bay... police are looking for a man... who tried to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car as she was walking home from school in larkfield. that's near santa rosa. the man told the girl she was pretty... and offered her a ride. the girl refused and kept walking. the mark west union school district told parents about the incident. deputies will be making extra patrols at schools in the area. coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... p-g-and-e didn't want to do it in the past but has agreed to take an extra step to prevent wildfires. we'll explain
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what that is. ( terisa ) and after the break... why it does ánot pay to be a woman who got good grades in college. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge. does this map show the
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find your exclusive retailer no major hot no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. women who are recent college graduates have a better chance of landing a job
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with moderate grades... than with higher ones. researchers sent out over 2-thousand job applications posing as recent graduates. they found that g-p-a did not matter much for men... they also received twice the employer responses as equally qualified women. on the other hand... women had more response when they had a moderate g-p-a... rather than a high ( lydia ) funeral services will be held for a fallen marin county sheriff's deputy. i'm live in san rafael with the (james)(terisa) welcome
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back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic...
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rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week.
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( terisa ) happening today... funeral services will be held for a fallen marin county sheriff's ( james ) 24-year old ryan zirkle died when he crashed into a tree while responding to a 9-1-1 call. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san rafael. lydia... ( lydia ) zirkle was engaged to be married... he had recently bought a home in petaluma with his fiance... and he grew up in novato. the service will be held at 11:00 this morning at the marin veterans' memorial auditorium in san rafael.
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( james ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( james ) p-g-and-e is rolling out a new safety program... after accusations its power lines might have sparked last october's fire storm in the north bay. the company says it will start turning off power lines in areas that are under áextreme fire conditions. it's a step many have called for, but the company has resisted until now because it believes cutting off power carries its own risks... including to patients who depend on medical equipment that need electricity. p-g-and-e also says it will get more aggressive about trimming trees near power lines... and even changing what the power poles are made
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away car pulls up. the victim wrestled her laptop back. ( terisa ) even though the victim got her laptop back. police are still searching for the thief. video of this arrest is going viral. it shows a tense encounter between san jose police officers ... and the parents of a handcuffed teen ... 14 year old ernesto mirabal. he was taken to jail for the night after he was in a fight with 3 adults at los paseos park on monday. the mirabal's claim one of the adults is the aggressor. < he was just grabbing my son like this and choking him and
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hitting him and that is when my son was fighting back and when he protected himself and stood up for himself he got arrested he got the punishment> the mirabal's say they heard the man who hit their son is an off-duty cop.but san jose police would not comment on the victim. the family says the district attorney has dropped any charges against their son ... but the family has filed a police conduct complaint. ( james )(áááboxesááá) on the peninsula... three workers got sick while cleaning out an empty apartment on willow road. they complained of a strong odor... firefighters later said that other workers felt better after going outside. there were initial suspicions the unit might have been used as a meth lab....but a haz-mat team traced the problem to a more simple source --- a variety of cleaning products. the area is now considered safe. ( james ) in the south bay... a homeless shelter in sunnyvale will extend its operations from six months
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.... to year- round. the santa clara county board of supervisors voted unanimously to spend more than one million dollars to make the change at the 'home-first' shelter on hamlin court in sunnyvale.. it is now the county's second shelter to open year- round - along with one in san jose. the director of ice is set to testify in california's immigration lawsuit. a federal judge is granting california's request to question thomas homan over the state's sanctuary laws. california will be allowed to question him over concerns that three state laws are harming the government. the laws in question limit cooperation between federal immigration authorities and local police. ( james )still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... while many teens are getting ready for tomorrow big ámarch for our lives protest... others are calling government leaders to lower the nation's voting age ... to get their voices ( james )plus ... the trip of a lifetime for a group of
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students ... thanks to the generosity of san francisco police officers.details about where they're going ...coming up. ( james ) and ... steph curry will be back in the lineup tonight for the warriors. but something about him will different. why he'll be shoes.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) ( james ) warriors basketball... steph curry will play tonight against the atlanta hawks. but golden state will be without klay thompson... draymond green... and kevin durant. steph says he's not going to let the injury hold him back. ( james ) when steph hits the court... he'll be wearing a different type of shoe for the first time in his career. he'll play in álow-tops. steph says the shoes will help out his speed and performance... but he still performance... speed and performance... but he still
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plans on wearing a brace. (rebecca) (rebecca) watching the weather this morning. your forecast is right after the break.
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in the weather center tracking the forecast ... rebecca:rebecca: a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week.
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( terisa ) the golden gate bridge could be getting a makeover. talks of rebuilding the toll plaza are happening today... and we're getting a preview of what it may look like.
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these are the photos of the styles that bridge district board members are considering. you're taking a look at northbound and southbound views. board members say the current all-electronic system is out-dated and must be replaced. they say the new tolling system will provide more safety and eliminate lane closures. ( james ) a terminal at s-f-o will likely be named after the late harvey milk. milk was san francisco's first openly gay politictian. he was elected to the board of supervisors in 1977. the city's budget and finance committee said terminal-one should be named after milk. the name change proposal will how go to the full board for approval. milk was assassinated in 1978... along with mayor george moscone at city hall. they were killed by former supervisor dan white. ( terisa ) back here in the bay area... 'operation genesis' is underway again... the program was created by a san francisco police officer to take local teenagers to africa. the students gathered
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with their families yesterday . they are leaving for ghana on a 9-day trip... it's a country that they have been studying. the 10-year veteran of the police department who created 'operation genesis' wantsthe teenagers to learn more about the history of their african ancestors....and learnabout the differences between life in the u.s. - and africa. until now, he says.....what little they knew came from t-v and movies.he calls these trips "life-changing." ( terisa ) this is the 5th year of the program - with more than 50 students taking part. the students took along books and clothes to give to the kids in ghana. ( james ) happening tomorrow ... teen's across the nation will rally together for the march for our lives ... a
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demonstration against gun violence. natasha chen talks to a group of teens who want to see the voting age lowered ... so they can have a voice in upcoming elections. when most people turn 16 - the most exciting birthday present is a driver's license.but not for these teens, in takoma, park, maryland.kiran kochar mccabe/takoma park youth council chair: the day that i turned 16, our first thing was, 'let me get those papers. i'm registering to vote.'in 2013, takoma park was the first american city to allow 16- and 17- year-olds to vote in local elections. recently - the city created a youth council...kiran kochar mccabe/takoma park youth council chair: my parents, knowing how much i love government, said 'kiran, you should do this! this is you!' althea davey/takoma park youth council liaison: we have jobs, and pay our income tax. a lot of us are able to drive. and when you're 16, you're able to be tried as an adult. and so why shouldn't we have the same basic right to vote?the city's mayor says 16- and 17-year- olds help bring more perspective to certain local issues.kate stewart/takoma
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park mayor: a lot of young people are up early in the morning, taking the bus to school, they see a lot of issues with sidewalks, where it's safe for pedestrians to walkbut we're seeing controversial national issues affecting teens too - especially after the parkland, florida school shooting that killed 17 people. students in parkland refused to be dismissed...emma gonzalez, parkland shooting survivor: that we're too young to understand how the government works. we call b-s! unfortunately, political analysts point to a voter turnout of about 50 percent or lower, for 18- to 29- year- olds.nathan gonzales/editor and publisher of inside elections: but we also have to be open-minded that this might be a watershed moment, where young voters are going to be inspired and motivated to not only be politically active, but to vote in numbers that we haven't seen beforehe says democrats and republicans in congress can't even agree on what to have for lunch - let alone pass a constitutional amendment to lower the voting age...which is why proponents know this may be something cities and states will explore first.in tacoma park, maryland, i'm natasha chen reporting. ( james ) there are now three cities in
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maryland where 16- and 17-year-olds are allowed to vote in álocal elections. berkeley california also allows them to vote... ábut onlyá in school board elections. ( james )here are the details on some of the "march for our lives" rallies in the bay area. according to the march for our lives website... the march in san francisco will begin at 1:00. the rally in oakland will be at 10 a-m. and the rallies in san jose and walnut creek will begin at 11 a-m. ( james ) here's a live look outside... golden gate bridge... time to get ready for easter? this weekend at kohl's take an extra 15% off
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national puppy day! and there are a whole bunch of ways that you can celebrate. you can buy your baby best friend a new toy... take them on an extra long walk... or just give them some special attention. don't have a puppy? that's okay! you can always volunteer at your local animal shelter. you can also send us pictures of your furry friends on the kron4 mobile app, by using the
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report it tab. the pictures will be sent right to our newsroom. then our web team will have a national puppy day gallery up on kron 4 .com. coming up on the kron 4 morning news... p-g-and-e is rolling out a new safety program to help prevent wildfires.. we tell you what they're doing... coming up. plus... a victim of a laptop thief... is not giving up without a fight. the dramatic video of one woman... chasing down a criminal. ( terisa ) and... a driver is on the run... after a hit and run accident. we show you the crash that was caught on camera.... and hear from the victim. q1 and q2 look robust, however, q4 does have...
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estacio in for darya..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and
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traffic... rebecca: a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week. no major hot spots. bay no major hot no major hot spots. bay bridge
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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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) (ááá2 shotááá) new this morning ... the recent storm still affecting the bay area ... after a large tree falls and smashes a car in pleasant hill.(ááádblboxááá) kron 4's will tran is live at the scene with the details. will? ( james ) thanks will.
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we will check back with you through out the morning.
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( terisa ) happening today... funeral services will be held for a fallen marin county sheriff's deputy. ( james ) 24-year old ryan zirkle died when he crashed into a tree while responding to a 9-1-1 call. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san rafael. lydia... ( lydia ) zirkle was engaged to be married... he had recently bought a home in petaluma with his fiance...
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and he grew up in novato. the service will be held at 11:00 this morning at the marin veterans' memorial auditorium in san rafael. ( james ) thanks lydia. check back with you through out the morning. ( james ) breaking news... president trump is considering a veto of a spending bill that passed both houses of congress with bipartisan support. the president took to twitter to say that he is considering the veto because there is no solution for daca recipients in the bill and the border
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wall is not fully funded. the government is the government is set to run out of money at midnight tonight. if the president does not sign the spending bill... the government will shutdown at midnight. this would be the third government shutdown of the year. ( james ) and this just in to the kron 4 newsroom... 6 teenagers taken into custody after a carjacking. those teens also led police on a chase from san jose to livermore. this all started on edgestone circle in san jose around 2:15 this morning. one of the teens used a gun to steal the car and then took off with five other teens. then the led police on a chase to livermore where they crashed. one of them suffered a minor injury. all of them were taken into custody. ( james ) a big story out of sacramento... protesters stop traffic and delay a basketball game... over the deadly police shooting of an unarmed black man.( james )
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protesters formed a human chain last night in front of the golden one center... blocking fans from getting inside. the protest briefly delayed the game... while dozens of police tried to clear entrances. there was shouting... but no violence as frustrated fans waited outside. once the game started... the area was nearly empty. protesters are angry over the deadly shooting of stephon clark. he was fatally shot sunday by police. police say they thought he had a handgun... but investigators found a cellphone. ( james ) before making their way to the golden one center... protesters marched from sacramento city hall and onto i-5... disrupting rush hour traffic and holding signs with messages like "sac p-d: stop killing us." police say officers fired 20 times at clark. he was hit multiple times. the officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave. sacramento's mayor is calling for a full review of the shooting and police policy and
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procedures. ( terisa ) an officer involved shooting in san francisco ... has turned deadly. the gunman involved in a shootout with officers has died. and now we are learning more about the moments leading up to the shooting. the shooting happened on wednesday inside a barber shop on geneva avenue and london street. the security video along geneva avenue shows how shooting unfolded. police entered the amazon barbershop after receiving a report of a man with a gun. then the shooting started. police officer... a teenager and two barbers were also hit before police finally shot the gunman. he later died at the hospital. ( james ) still to come on the kron 4 morning news... we're home to one of the best airports in the áworld. what makes s-f-o so great. ( james )plus... a community in outrage... after bodycam footage is released of police shooting and killing an unarmed man. hear from protestors have to say. and here's a live look outside... at the bay bridge toll plaza. (robin)
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( terisa ) ( terisa ) s-f-o is ( terisa ) s-f-o is among the best
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airports in the country... that is according to a new survey. the survey questioned more than 13- million travelers about their airport experiences. the survey included questions about check-ins... shopping... and security at airports all around the world. s-f-o ultimately came in as the 51st best ranked in the world... but was ranked as the 5th best in the united states. (rebecca) tracking the weather this morning. your forecast is right after the break. ( james )( james ) ( james ) and its national puppy day.here are some pics of pups sent into the kron 4 news room this morning.you can
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send in your pics through the kron 4 app ... using the report tab on the app. (ácommercialá)
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( james ) the dam on the moccasin reservoir is stable this morning. and there is no threat to the bay area's water supply. here's a look at where the moccasin reservoir. it's in tuolumne county... more than 100 miles east of san francisco. at one point yesterday... officials said the dam could be in imminent danger of failing. san francisco's utility agency dispatched a team to monitor the dam after heavy rain caused a surge of water and debris into the moccasin reservoir. but again... the dam is stable now. (james) welcome back. lets
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get a weather and traffic this morning. rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week.
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( james ) diablo valley college in pleasant hill will reopen today after a potential threat. yesterday the campus canceled all classes and activities after graffiti was found threatening gun violence. police investigated and found no further evidence to suggest the school was at risk. however, there will be increased police presence at the campus today. administration is offering counsiling to students and staff as needed. ( james ) in berkeley... four men have been charged with sexually assaulting two underage girls. sex assault charges were brought against the men... who are accused of luring five teen
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girls to an apartment... then threatening them with a gun... and making them perform sex acts. the alameda county district attorney says that only two of the girls were victims. some of the charges carry a kidnapping enhancement... which could increase the prison terms of the suspects. a fifth man involved is not being charged with sexual assault but is still being held on a probation violation. ( james ) in the north bay... police are looking for a man... who tried to lure a 13-year-old girl into his car as she was walking home from school in larkfield. that's near santa rosa. the man told the girl she was pretty... and offered her a ride. the girl refused and kept walking. the mark west union school district told parents about the incident. deputies will be making extra patrols at schools in the area. ( terisa ) newark police are looking for a driver who slammed into a parked car and then drove off. the owner of the camero walked outside to a wrecked car yesterday morning. he immediately ran over to his neighbors house who has a surveillance camera facing the street.
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( terisa ) now they are working to enhance the video quality to figure out what kind of car it is.. and hopefully catch whoever is responsible. ( terisa ) when students at marjory stoneman douglas high school return to class after spring break... they will only be allowed to carry clear backpacks. the school superintendent says the district will provide the bags free of charge. students and staff will also have to wear i-ds at all times. also... school officials are considering using metal detectors at entrances. the new policies follow a series of security breaches in the wake of the mass shooting that left 17 people dead at the school last month. (james) happening tomorrow... students across the u-s are preparing to march against gun violence. that includes several cities here in the bay area. it is
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called "march for our lives" and it's being held tomorrow. it was organized by the survivors of the deadly school shooting in parkland florida last month. 17 people were killed in that shooting. the biggest march tomorrow will be in washington, d.c. nearly a million people are expected at that march. there are also dozens of marches planned for her in the bay area. this is a map showing where those marches are planned. the biggest rallies will be in san francisco and oakland. the parkland shooting survivors are in washington d-c this morning talking about why this march is important. (james) and here are the details about just some of the "march for our lives" rallies in the bay area. according to the
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march for our lives website... the march in san francisco will begin at 1:00. the rally in oakland will be at 10 a-m. and the rallies in san jose and walnut creek will begin at 11 a-m. ( james ) this is the cover of time magazine. it features five parkland shooting survivors. these students are the organizers of tomorrow's "march for our lives." ( james ) still to come on the kron 4 morning news... p-g-and-e didn't want to do it in the past but has agreed to take an extra step to prevent wildfires. we'll explain what that is. (james)plus... research at a local university shows marijuana smoke can be just as harmfull as cigarettes... their warning next.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 many people have the impression that nicotine is the harmful aspect of cigarettes and that marijuana smoke is not dangerous. but a doctor at the
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university of california- san francisco says that's not the case. his research exposes rats to second hand smoke from both tobacco and marijuana. the rats exposed to tobacco smoke recovered their blood vessel function in 30 minutes while those exposed to marijuana were still suffering effects 90 miuntes later. the effect is short term but experts say repeated exposures lead to long lasting damage researchers warn they have "proven that marijuana smoke is not harmless" (rebecca) tracking the weather this morning. your forecast is right after the break. and here's a and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge. (ácommercialá) (ááb please keep your shoes on!
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stop messing with your sister! hey! hey! don't make me come back there! so? feels really good.... yeah, i'm gonna buy it. (vo) customer service that goes the extra mile. enterprise makes it easy. ( james ) ponds... creeks and
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streams are overflowing in nevada county. the rushing waters in deer creek flooded lefty's restaurant last year. so this year.. the owner built a concrete culvert underneath the building. that culvert.... along with the sandbags... is keeping the place dry. but more rain in expected in the area this weekend. (james) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:a cold weather system
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approaching from rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return to most areas by sunday afternoon and next week. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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the recent storms have uprooted lots of trees in the bay area... and other potentially dangerous trees are being taken down... before they cause damage. the combination of wind and heavy rain is usually responsible for downing massive trees. but crews in alamo worked to take down a large pine tree as a precausion. if this one came down... it would likely cause major damage to nearby homes. > waraner tree experts say they have been busy during this storm season. that trend will likely continue due to more heavy rains that are expected to come. the wet weather drenched parts of the north bay... causing roads to flood and trees to topple over. flooded roads were blocked off to drivers... but some peole ignored the signs and tried to pass anyway. highway 121 - - at highway 12 -- was soaked
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with several inches of water. there was flooding in front of the schell-vista fire station. but the fire captain says crews were still able to respond to emergency calls. and a large oak tree fell in the penngrove village mobile home park and landed on a truck. after being hit with several lawsuits... alledging p-g- and-e's power lines sparked the devestating north bay firestorm... the utility company is now unveiling what it calls... a comprehensive new wildfire safety program. kron4's maureen kelly reports, some of the measures being introduced now... are steps the company resisted in the past. the october wine country fires killed 45 people and causing billions in damages..... investigators have not determined a cause yet....but several lawsuits are pointing their fingers at pg&e.a spokesperson for the utility company says it's new communtiy wildfire safety program is not in response to
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the lawsuits..we know that extreme weather events driven by climate change our causing unprecedented and an anticipated wildfires and just is the state is working to take action we need to take action nowthe utility company says parts are already underway....like complying with new state regulations to cut trees further back from powerlines.other changes include swapping out wood power poles with materials less likely to catch fire like steel or composite....spacing them further apart and using thicker powerlines.in april they are expecting to launch a wildfire safety operation center inside their beale street headquarters...which will look similar to this distribution center in rocklin. it specifically to work with our meteorologists and use our weather forecasting capabilities to really pinpoint fire conditions during fire season it will be operating 24 seven during fire season to really give us some real-time information to help prepare as the season goes on and now in a step they've previously pushed back on....pge is developing a protocol for pre-emptively switching off powerlines
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during exterme fire danger....a move they say they will only use as a last resort. when you proactively shut off the power you can effect communications you can effect first responders, you can affect hospitalspge says they are still trying to work out how much this plan will cost but they do plan to work with the p-u-c to try and recover that costs from ratepayers, maureen kelly kron4 news. ( james ) we have breaking news this morning involving former raiders and 49ers football star aldon smith. he has been arrested again this morning in san francisco. earlier this week police say he violated a court order ... by contacting the victim in a domestic violence incident that happened at the beginning of this month. police issued a warrant and smith turned himself in this morning. smith is accused of assaulting his fiance at her home in san francisco's nob hill. last week he pleaded not guilty to the original charges. (james) we're learning more the security breach at travis air force base.
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this is an update to a story we first reported yesterday morning. the f-b-i has now joined the investigation. cell phone video shows a black s-u-v crashing and burning... inside the base... on wednesday night. base officials say the driver somehow got through the main gate. fire crews responded to the crash within minutes... but the driver of the s-u-v was killed by the flames. right now... we don't know the driver's name... or how he got past security. ( james ) a man and woman were attacked and robbed while waiting at a bus stop with their children. it happened last night at the corner of linden and california avenues in south san francisco. three masked robbers came up to the family... one of them holding a knife. they demanded the father hand over money.... and he refused. one of the robbers then punched him in the face... knocking him to the ground. the group ripped the woman's jewlery from her neck and took the man's wallet. the masked theives then ran off on california avenue. ( terisa ) in the east bay... police need your help finding laptop thief... who was caught on camera.
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take a look... this woman is running with a laptop she just stole from another woman... who was sitting in a starbucks. and while some snatch and grab robbers get away...this time was different. the victim chases down the woman... catching up to her just in time as the get- away car pulls up. the victim wrestled her laptop back. ( terisa ) even though the victim got her laptop back. police are still searching for the thief. (james) on the peninsula... three workers got sick while cleaning out an empty apartment on willow road. they complained of a strong odor... firefighters later said that other workers felt better after going outside. there were initial suspicions the unit might have been used as a meth lab....but a haz-mat team traced the problem to a more simple source --- a variety of cleaning products. the area is now considered
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safe. (james) in the south bay... a homeless shelter in sunnyvale will extend its operations from six months .... to year- round. the santa clara county board of supervisors voted unanimously to spend more than one million dollars to make the change at the 'home-first' shelter on hamlin court in sunnyvale.. it is now the county's second shelter to open year- round - along with one in san jose. ( james ) coming up...steph curry will be back in the lineup tonight for the warriors. but something about him will different. why he'll be wearing new shoes. (ácommercialá)
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( james ) warriors basketball... steph curry will play tonight against the atlanta hawks. but golden state will be
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without klay thompson... draymond green... and kevin durant. steph says he's not going to let the injury hold him back. ( james ) when steph hits the court... he'll be wearing a different type of shoe for the first time in his career. he'll play in álow-tops. steph says the shoes will help out his speed and performance... but he still plans on wearing a brace. (rebecca) i'm tracking your 7-day forecast. sorry. i can't make it.
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major hot spot in mountain view sb 101 at 85 all lanes blocked . 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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to
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rebecca:a cold weather system approaching from the north will bring renewed chances of rain starting in the north bay today, and across the remainder of the area tonight and saturday morning. additional shower activity is possible saturday afternoon through sunday morning. dry weather is expected to return
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to most areas by sunday afternoon and continue well into next week.
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( james ) video of this arrest is going viral. it shows a tense encounter between san jose police officers... and the parents of a handcuffed teen. kron 4's justine waldman spoke to the 14-year-old's parents... and they say police arrested the wrong person. nats why are you handcuffing my son and you let the guy that hit him?outrage from the parents of 14 year old ernesto mirabal, seen here in handcuffs.they recorded san jose police taking him away after he was in a fight with 3 adults at los paseos park on monday.dad sot he was just walking to school and three adults intergeted him and made him scaredmom sot it is terrifying as mom i wasn't there to protect himjennifer and manuel mirabal tell me, ernesto had to spend the night in jail.sot we are glad our son is out of jail but at the same time he is not emotionally rightsan jose
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police and the mirabals agree before the video rolls it started when ernesto responded to people asking him where he was going...mom sot he said to her get the f away from me leave me the f alonebut the stories ver apart as to who threw the first punch.video nats the witness said he hit him first it doesn't matter who instigated - cop: sure i doesthe mirabal's claim one of the adults is the aggressor... mom sot he was just grabbing my son like this and choking him and hitting him and that is when my son was fighting backsan jose police put it on the teenager.police sot he punched in him the face and he was arrested for assault and battery and booked into juvy halldad sot and when he protected himself and stood up for himself he got arrested he got the punishmentthe mirabal's heard the man who hit their son is an off-duty cop.but san jose police would not comment on the victim.the mirbal's posted the video angry that police only arrested their son.not any of the adults who were also involved.sot police the officers who responded it appears acted within protocol now, as their video goes viral the mirabals want the officers held accountable.sot i don't think that was a great judgement call and i hope that gets fixed in the departmentsu
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justine waldmanthe family says the district attorney has dropped any charges against their son they have now filed a police conduct complaint, and have a lawyer as they prepare for their next steps. in san jose justine waldman kron 4 news (james) a terminal at s-f-o will likely be named after the late harvey milk.milk was san francisco's first openly gay politictian. he was elected to the board of supervisors in 1977. the city's budget and finance committee said terminal-one should be named after milk. the name change proposal will how go to the full board for
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approval. milk was assassinated in 1978... along with mayor george moscone at city hall. they were killed by former supervisor dan white. ( terisa ) the golden gate bridge could be getting a makeover. talks of rebuilding the toll plaza are happening today... and we're getting a preview of what it may look like. these are the photos of the styles that bridge district board members are considering. you're taking a look at northbound and southbound views. board members say the current all-electronic system is out-dated and must be replaced. they say the new tolling system will provide more safety and eliminate lane closures. ( terisa ) coming up after the break... we could see an "uprising" at the box office. we're checking out the new movies that are taking on "black panther" this weekend.
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topped the box office an amazing five straight weekends... but this weekend, five new movies will take a crack at bringing down the champ -- and it appears one might succeed. david daniel looks at the films opening this weekend.(pkg) "we were born into a world at war.""pacific rim uprising" looks to go down in history as the movie that finally topped "black panther" at the box office. analysts expect the sci-fi action sequel to debut with around 25-million dollars... less than the original, but enough to top "black panther" in that movie's sixth weekend in theaters."think of all the adventures we're gonna have!" another sequel could battle "black panther" for second: "sherlock gnomes" is the follow-up to 20-11's "gnomeo and juliet." paramount is predicting its animated adventure will open in the low-to-mid teens, but some observers think it could debut higher."i spend all my time indoors, behind special windows..."a trio of other movies are all predicted to debut somewhere in single-digit millions: the
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romantic drama "midnight sun"... the religious film "paul, apostle of christ"... and the thriller "unsane," which director steven soderbergh shot on an i-phone. remember to turn your phone off at the movies this weekend. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. seven day 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 you can stay don't forget, you can stay don't forget, don't forget, you can stay connected on our mobile app, kron four dot com and on our facebook and twitter feeds. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) toss to weathe
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>> dr. phil: today on "dr. phil." are the parents to blame? >> we don't give a punishment and stick with it. >> announcer: for their out of control daughter. >> dr. phil: u say one thing and do another. >> i can't arrest her. >> dr. phil: really? you can't call the cops and say my daughter attacked my father? >> announcer: back stage. >> if you cared about me you wouldn't send me anywhere. >> announcer: the drama continues. >> my sister is losing it right now. >> dr. phil: let's dot! >> have a good show, everybody. >> dr. phil: this is a safe place to talk about hard things. >> stand by, i'll count you down. >> dr. phil: today will be a changing day in your life. >> five, four -- >> dr. phil: i'm not giving up on you. [cheers & applause]

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