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>> good morning it is now friday january 12, matt o'donnell is off, gray hall is joining us this morning. >> we're following breaking news. police in delaware county find a man dead in the street. investigators are trying to figure out who killed him. >> it will be a somber scene as hundreds gather for a funeral of a fallen philadelphia firefighters. let's take you outside sky6 live hd, we have fog for the morning commute. >> it was foggy when i came in this morning. let's go over to david murphy
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and matt pellman that is traffic filling in for karen. >> reporter: it is very mild. >> reporter: you're right matt, as you step outside, storm tracker 6 live double scan we're looking at rain mostly to the west of us, not all that strong, the pattern of rain right now. this is what we were expecting light stuff toward the morning commute. toward the end of the commute it may build a little bit. we're on the look out for patchy dense fog that's been few and far between so far, some of you are seeing it not everybody. there's additional rain from the south and west. at times we'll be rather wet. the visibility in philadelphia, ten miles not much of an issue. we're seeing it in delaware and reading and 1.5-mile visibility. 2.5 in trenton. this pattern may change we may see the fog pick up a littleo far so good in most neighborhoods. as we look at temperatures,
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59 degrees in philadelphia. allentown.58 in reading 49 degrees in wilmington, as we go through the day, it stays mild we're going to see a high temperature in the low to mid 60s, there is that of rain just plunge. >> reporter: good morning david, happy friday everybody.ficer
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lieutenant luterno is laid to rest later on. we'll have more on that coming up as the morning progresses. on the construction zones speeds on the highway look good. overnight work on the burlington bristol bridge cleared out. elsewhere we have an overturned truck, 70 eastbound at 72, 4-mile circle, the eastbound left lane is blocked. in cherry hill look out for an early morning crash at ward terrace. breaking this morning police in delaware county are investigating a deadly shooting. the gunfire rang out around midnight barker rooted around midnight. there is no word on who shot the man and why. >> it took firefighters an hour
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to rescue a man stuck inside a center city highrise at 15th anticipate chestnut at 11:30 p.m. two men were on the 40th floor when one fell between a shaft and got struck. the man had a broken arm. the building under construction. not clear why the men were in the buildings after hours. happening today, it will be the last goodbye for philadelphia fire lieutenant matthew luterno killed battling a fire in north philadelphia. bob brooks is live at cathedral of basilica of saints peter and paul in center city. good morning bob. , good morning tam the funeral mass is set 11:00 a.m., it last night the line was constant outside the basilica there were so many who wanted to pay their respects to the fallen lieutenant matt luterno an
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indicator of how many lives he positively touched. >> of all the people i've known there are very few in my life that i have known nothing negative could be said about it. >> i spoke to his family and mother and sister. >> >> reporter: what did you say? >> i told him he loved us as much as we loved them. >> reporter: he helped and served others. >> it is you're a job we understand the dangers with the job. >> reporter: it was sad, it was tragic, you know because he was an all around guy. >> reporter: luterno died saturday after being trapped inside the home, the home's occupants passed away. the second viewing begins at 9:00 a.m. and goes until 10:30 a.m. the funeral mass is set for 11:00 a.m. several road closures around the basilica are set to happen.
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the surrounding region will be congested from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. commuters are asked to keep that in mind. again, luterno was 42 years old and 11 year member of the philadelphia fire department. bob brooks channel 6 "action news." >> landmarks across the city are lit up with red in memory of luterno that includes boathouse row which you see a glow in crimson. #red lights format. >> happening today, president trump scheduled to get his first medical checkup since taking office as questions swirl about the 71-year-old's health. the president facing outrage about his vulgar language about africa and haiti on immigration. >> reporter: the white house is not denying the president's comments characterizing some
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countries with a curse word. when lawmakers at the white house briefed president trump on the 6abc.com can -- dacca immigration plan his answer was why are we having all these people from. [ bleep ] coming here. it was a setback for the dacca immigration plan. but it was a defining moment for the president. here's senator rich afterward bloomen thatat them -- blumenthal. >> reporter: mia love a republican and child of the haitian immigrants said her parents worked hard and provided
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opportunities for their children. the president shows no sign of back pedaling. the official response, president trump is working for permanent solutions making our country stronger. on twitter president pointed blame at his opponents saying the democrats are intent of having people and drugs pour into our country. president fox used his own remarks to described his mouth. abc news washington. >> "good morning america" will have more on the president with a live report from the white house, "g.m.a." is at 7:00 a.m. after "action news." >> a malfunction at philadelphia international airport parking caused a lot of frustration for travelers. processed credit cards went down the out around lasted an
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hour and created a backlog that extended into severalld be an issue for flights today. if you're traveling check your flight status with the airline. >> the eagles face the falcons in the nfc divisional playoff. fans are emotional about the big game. philadelphia reading terminal market turned boo a eagles cheering camp. swoop handed out free gear and tickets for the game. this is the first playoff game for the birds in 4 years. >> i cried when carson wentz got hurt, but i have a nick foles jersey. >> reporter: kick off is at 4:45 p.m. tomorrow afternoon. if you love the eagles share your pictures or video. use the # 6abc action on twitter or instagram or post
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them on the "action news" facebook wall. we're hearing from the man who recorded a viral video of a woman discharged from a hospital on a cold winters night. >> suds have been piling up along a bank in the creek in the poconos. >> reporter: something different than snow for a change. we're looking at rain for the day, it's a little damp across the region and look out for dense fog here and there, as well. the rain could be heavy at times, temperatures plunge overnight in the northern and western suburbs freezing rain. i'll have all the temperatures for this week and next week coming up.
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>> happy friday to you, so glad you stayed with us, 4:52 a.m. 59 degrees, sky6 live hd giving you a look over the benjamin franklin parkway. hey, some rain out there but
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guess what, at least it's not snow. >> you really do feel the searches -- the dinners -- difference since i stepped outside. >> reporter: hey it's great to see you back to work, good to have you here, too. >> thank you. >> reporter: driving in from the south and west we'll develop heavier rain later in the morning and on and off through the day but not too bad. looking outside, we have sky6 live hd there's the commodore barry bridge. lots of clouds overhead a little bit of moisture on the lens there, too and more of that to come. the temperature is very mild, as you step outside cruel enjoy that aspect to the morning. 59 degrees in philadelphia. winds out of the south at 9:00 a.m. we're not worrying about a windchill when the numbers are so mild. future tracker 6 seems right on
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board with the rain this morning. it doesn't look like it's all that bad between now until 8:00 a.m. by 9:00 a.m. areas to the west could see steadier rain as we push into 2:00 p.m. in the afternoon we may get into a pattern where there is not as much going on. later on there's a chance of additional rain north an south that continues all the way up until 11:00 a.m., off and on rain out there today model are pretty much projecting a half inch to an inch across the broad region. it may be that we get less in philadelphia. it may be that line shifts a little bit. we're expecting the most rain north and west of us, not so much here. temperatures will be mild all day. 60 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 60 by 10:00 a.m. 61 by noon. 64 by 3:00 p.m. before we are back down to 61. there could patchy fog around
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this morning and really, about anytime. high temperatures, 64 in philadelphia. 62 in allentown and trenton. 63 in wilmington, 61 in millville. a little cooler in the low to mid 50s down the shore. look what happens later on tonight. the rain doesn't end after cesily tynan is off the air at 11:30 p.m. it continues off and on overnight into saturday morning. check out what's happening in the northern and western suburbs. cold air will be rushing in, the rain may change over to freezing rain and sleet in the morning. in the poconos we have a winter weather advisory for sleet and maybe a little bit of snow it kicks in at 1:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. saturday. in berks county, 3:00 a.m. be careful it could be cold enough to produce freezing rain up there and roads might be icy beyond that.
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in the afternoon the cold air is coming in faster an faster. we keep lowering the temperatures for the eagles game. now it's a typical winter game. 32 degrees in the first quarter. 27 in the 4th quart. bundle up, colder air is transitioning into the stadium. we have fog around in particular and periods of rain off and on through tonight. rain wraps up early and it's temperatures falling most of the day on saturday. that ushers in a period of colder air. sunday brisk 27. 32 clouds increasing monday, martin luther king day monday, and parts of tuesday andy there's a feature fuming over mounds of soap bubbles spilling from a creek. the suds are piling up along the in
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lu county.e what's in it. >> many were informed of a potential leak in the common shared sewer system. they could face a fine for the leak. >> wear hearing from the man who said he came to the aid of a woman discharged from a baltimore hospital on a cold winter's night. he hospital security leaving aook the woman back to the hospital. shch and this time put in a homeless shelter. >> is they discarded this human being, like she was trash. with no regard to what was going to happen next. >> well, oials from the university of m medical center responsibility for the incident. >> 4:48 a.m., matt pellman will be back next with an update on the roads on friday morning. >> customers respond to the closing of dozens sam club stores that's coming up in business.
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>> reporter: i said a little bit ago david had a 30 poparie of things going on. schuylkill expressway, they are trying to pick up the cones and pacing the traffic in the westbound lanes near 30th street. everything should open up and flow a little better. look right there as they clear from the westbound side of the schuylkill expressway. they are gone from the vine street expressway, everything reopened there so you're better off there. on the big picture speeds slowing where they are picking up the cones. they have a crash in upper hanover township graham road at garyville pike. there was a downed pole in willingboro, 130 southbound past mount holly road by the aldi,
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that has cleared. >> time for the first look at business walmart is shuttering 60 sam's club locations across the u.s. sam's club said the decision was made to better align locations with the overall company strategy. walmart made news by announcing higher wages and bonuses for workers because of the lower corporate tax rates. the new minimum wage will be $11 an hour, employees will get bonuses up to $1,000. major stocks had a a big day on thursday. the dow gained 205 points. it's going to have a higher open this morning. berks county based boscov's is expanding further into the northeast. the department plans to open a new location in connecticut boscov's has stores in 7 states. happening today homeowners
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and open improvement experts will be gathering in center city. the philly home show opens at the pennsylvania convention center. 300 vendors set up their booths yesterday. organizers expect 50,000 people to come to the home show this weekend and next weekend. >> 4:53 a.m. we're following new details in a barber shop shooting. gunfire erupted with children inside the north philly shop. the latest at 5:00 a.m. >> bucks county school employees find a backpack filled with candy colored bricks of illegal drugs. we're on that story coming up next.
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a bucks county woman face charges after school employees found a backpack containing ten thousand packets of heroin. 26-year-old tosha williams admitted to leaving the bag outside of her car outside the loading dock of the middle school. school employees discovered the bricks rather than children it could have had tragic consequences. the drugs are worth $100,000. police busted an underage party in drexel hill. upper darby police tweeted photos that for pointing and laughing standing next to a keg. attention young people you might want to hold off buying the red
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plastic cups for the party behind the swim club, there will be a lack of attendance now if you're matter. you will not go there. >> 4:57 a.m. your time, if you're just waking up with us, grab the umbrella, it's going to be a soaked day. we're going to get rain. >> reporter: coming up in "healthcheck," why the cdc says children are the most as a rule about rule -- vulnerable. police are looking into the death of a penn student. with dunkin' deals get a $2 medium latte from 2 to 6 pm. looks like it's latte o'clock.
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>> good morning it is
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5:00 a.m., friday, january 12. matt is off, gray hall is joining us. >> happening today a final farewell to a fallen philadelphia firefighter. family friend and colleagues will say goodbye to lieutenant matthew luterno. >> a man is hit by bullets while trying to stop a robbery in a north philadelphia barber shop three children saw the encounter. >> you'll need your umbrella today, it's an accuweather alert day. >> you know, david murphy and matt pellman you might be so overwhelmed by the
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