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after more than a week-- crews are now starting to get a hand on the fires that have killed at least 41 people and destroyed thousands of buildings. but the danger isn't over, and crews are still stretched thin. last night-- evacuation orders were lifted for two neighborhoods in santa rosa, a city of 175,000 people. thousands, however, will return to nothing but ashes. more than 100 people are still missing. happening today, n-f-l owners will meet in new york city to discuss former quarterback colin kaepernick, and the grievance he's filed. he claims the league and owners colluded not to sign him because of his refusal to stand during the national anthem. kaepernick quit the 49ers back in march. he chose to opt out of his contract, making himself a free agent. since then, no other n-f-l team has shown
his attorneys say he's an "ideal candidate." the n-f-l has not commented on kaepernick's accusation. in a rare move, the n-f-l owners have invited players and their union reps to attend today's meeting. coming up-- amid backlash to disgraced movie mogul harvey weinstein, a new hashtag is growing on social media. we'll tell you why thousands of women are saying "me too".
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parts of the area. - cold start; cool afternoon - sunny through the rest of the week - gradually warming each day - dry & warm weekend (mid-upper 70s) today: sunny. cold start; cool afternoon. highs: 61-64 winds: light and variable. tonight: clear and cold/chilly. lows: 36-45 winds: light wednesday: sunny. chilly start; milder afternoon. highs: 69-73
explosion near new orleans. last night, the coast guard suspended its search for him. he's been identified as 44-year-old timothy morrison of katy, texas. seven other people were injured in the blast on an offshore rig in lake pontchartrain. three are in critical condition. the clovelly oil company platform exploded while maintenance was being done. authorities reported that cleaning chemicals had ignited on the structure. but the company says the cause of the blast is still unknown. new legal trouble for disgraced movie producer harvey weinstein. police in new york and the u-k, both launching investigations into
sexual assault. several women have come forward accusing weinstein of assualt in new york city. 5 more made similar claims in london. although weinstein admits to acting inapproapriately with women over the years, he denies any non-consensual sexual acts. in a new interview-- his brother, bob weinstein, said he is "heartbroken for the women" that his brother harmed. he added he's seen "no remorse" from his brother. in the wake of the harvey weinstein scandal... two small words- creating a big impact. jay korff- with the "me too" movement and efforts to end sex assault. and coming up later this morning -
the actress that inspired the social media phenonemon. don't miss alyssa milano, live on good morning america, about what she hopes the "me too movement" will do. that's coming up at seven am, right here on abc seven. an illinois couple is in jail this morning, after police allegedly found a small arsenal inside their hotel room. investigators say a drug tactical unit searched their room, and found assault rifles,
hundreds of rounds of ammunition. authorities in caseyville, illinois believe shawn holland and cara anderson may have been trying to sell the guns. they allegedly made them with parts they purchased. owning the guns is not illegal. but any attempt to sell them would be. developing now in prince george's county, brentwood animal hospital says it's getting threats, after video of its office manager went viral. the outburst began after a customer brought in a service dog who swallowed a chicken bone. he refused to pay for the x-rays, because he thought he was in a plan that didn't require immediate payment. the dispute over the payment issue escalated. dr. pervaiz manzoor says he called the cops when the customer became heated with his
but he says the office manager should not have screamed. dr. manzoor has now suspended the office manager. an incredible reunion in south carolina- after a serious car crash separated man, from his best friend. will cabell did everything to find daisy - walking trails, hiring people with drones, even having a bloodhound track her. there was no sign of daisy - until a month later! that's when a generous family spotted her- and put her in their car. daisy was injured- but is home and on daisy was injured- but is home and on the mend. cabell -saying the most important thing dog owners can do... is be su
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exchanging a few words he drives his car right over the car that hit him. not to be outdone-- the other driver gets out, walks over, and starts beating the first driver. that continues, until police show up and tase him. all of this playing out in front of stunned fans. both drivers were arrested. there is more coming up on good morning washington. suzanne kennedy.. what are you working on for 5 o clock.