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brought in strong management skills. and google wasn't the first internet search engine but surprise announcement came at the start of the quarterly earnings call. and this overshadowed a strong 4th quarter financial results. and they both spoke about the change and there is reaction from a "new york times" bill book reporter. >> i'm going to focus on customers, partners external issues more than internal issues i've been focusing on. >> i cannot be more excited about moving us forward he learned at eric's -- from eric but he and serge yeah have
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learned from eric. it's a question of whether he's got a biggor role. >> what is not clear is whether there is a reason why the change is happening now with today's strong financial results. some are suggesting google is facing tough competition from face book. and this is also facing scrutiny over privacy issues. it's certainly a surprising week here. and we're live in san jose. >> absolutely. thank you. there are big changes at the top of hewlett-packard. the palo alto-based tech giant named five new directors to the board today including former ebay ceo meg whitman. four of the hp current board members will step down in march this, is after a year after the company ousted former ceo mark herd in a scandal over his personal wrip a part time marketing
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contract. a search for a kidnapped 4-year-old child continues after divers failed to find a car they believed jewelanny cardenas were in tonight. and we are now in the child's home in patterson tonight. >> hi. cheryl this, has been a trying day for the family here in patterson this, morning, investigators thought there was a credible tip that the car involved in this abduction was submerged in a canal. by mid morning the sheriff himself said this investigation is back to square one. as a silver car rose out of the canal it appears first it might be the car police feared could contain 4-year-old juliani, but it wasn't. >> unfortunately ladies and gentlemen we have been unl able to locate the vehicle. fortunately that mean there's is still hope we're going to find the little boy alive. >> investigators have been
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focusing on this area since wednesday after a local farm worker reported seeing a car driving into the canal. after the stolen silver lexus was pulled from the water sheriff compared tire thread was the marks. they brought the farm worker out to see if it was the car he saw. the fact waits not the toyota gives hope he's still alive. >> i'm relieved because i'm -- i knew if the car was pulled out he wasn't going to be in it. and my son wasn't going to be in it either. >> juliani was kidnapped police say by his mother's ex-boyfriend this, surveillance video from a patterson gas station shows rodriguez buying beer in the hour before the little boy was snatched. rodriguez's car shown pulling into the station. and this investigators say the efforts has moved in other
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direction autos the amber alert is still active. and i just want to tell jose please take my son to a hospital, to the fire department. just leave my phone number there. tell them -- tell them the kid needs to be picked up. >> and and in front of the home here this has been a frustrating case for sheriffs saying because rodriguez left no electronic signature as they call it meaning he's not used any credit cards or his cell phone and they say that is highly unusual and virtually no confirmed sightings of the boy or the man. live in patterson abc 7 news. >> and okay, thank you very much. the search continues. a science experiment did not go as planned today in a moraga elementary school.
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a student was taken to the hospital after inhaling fumes testing the hp levels -- hp levels of different chemicals. the student had breathing issues but the school district says he's doing well now. the district will investigate how this was conducted. >> we need to take a look at how the ingredients were used what methods were in place. and critics -- my students health and safety is the number one priority. if we need to make changes we'll have someone do that. >> 10 other students got sick but either returned to class or went home. >> and a concord family filed a lawsuit against former governor schwartzeneggar after he commuted the sentence of a man convicted in their son's fatal stabbing. the former governor reduced the sentence from 16 years to seven. he's a form was among several
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young men implicated in a death in san diego. his family says he failed to notify them first. >> through this lawsuit we're saying yes. we do matter and lieu ease matters and we're saying to arnold schwartzeneggar what you did was more than just wrong. it was disgraceful. >> the santos family says they're not looking for money from the state or governor. they only want they say nunez's original sentence restored. >> and crews spent the day picking up and repairing damage caused by powerful winds raking across the hills this morning. winds excess of 50 miles per hour caused significant damage the gusts blew gravel off the skproof peeled back tar paper underneath it. damage is estimated at $7,000. and elsewhere in the east bay wind brought down a punch of
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trees. there is amy hollyfield with the story. >> unusual wind storm has terrible timing hit just when people needed to rush out of the door and in time for morning chute. and look what it did to traffic. the tree knock was knocked down blocking two lanes of traffic for an hour and a half. cruise cleared it out of the way after 8:00. in piedmont a tree blocked a car keeping them from getting out this morning they heard the noise they didn't think it was a falling tree. >> i hear. >> i think that -- i don't think this is i. >> the workers say they received many calls and are working to clean up mother
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nature's mess. >> the wind, there are extreme winds now that. is what it is today. the wind. you know? it didn't come out of the ground it broke at the bottom. >> in oakland a tree took power lines down witness surprising homeowner who's us yoored to -- who are used to tree autos i've had kming down. >> the casualty was a 1976 el camino. neighbors kept pouring out to see what caused the crash never expecting to see this. >> the poor neighbor with the car. he loves the car and it's too bad. >> the owner was pretty calm. >> i'm not overly concerned with the car. i'm not. cars are replaceable. no one was hurt. the neighbor across the hurt is elderly and she's okay. >> and there is no one surprised here. neighbors say it had been looking wobbley.
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and looks like a windy day for to it come down. today was that day. >> and there is a fewer people applied for unemployment benefits the number of fempeople asking for benefits fell by 37,000 and economists say april politics but continue to fall to 375,000 or fewer to reduce the unemployment rate. >> and the city of vallejo's manager laid out a plan to bring the city out of bankruptcy. three fire stations were closed and the police force was reduced by more than a third. but the city manager believes the worse is over. >> we have stabilized the city to the point where we dmot anticipate any further reduction in staffing.
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>> the city hoips to save tens of millions by paying unsecured creditors as little as 5 cents on the dollar. and most come from unused sick leave and vacation pay. >> chinese president called for a deeper relationship with the united states today but warns two countries should respect national differences in order to avoid friction. in washington meeting with hairy reed calling the chinese leader a dictator. the chinese president discussed economic issues. and nancy pelosi president hu on the continued detention of human rights activists and nobel peace prize activist urging him to bolster his commit tomt climate change prevention. >> coming up, you may have personal information stored on your smart phone. and michael finney shares ways
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to protect it from hackers. >> and surgeons helped bring back a voice of a woman. >> and and we're going to work at the transplant that turned near a chatter box once again. >> i'm sandhya patel. spring arrived early going to stick around for a while. how much longer you can expect temperatures at or
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>> closed captioning brought to you by mancini sleepworld. a medical miracle unveiled today. an international team of doctors pefsh yormed a larynx transplant and restored a woman's ability to speak. this is just incredible. >> remarkable.
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it was performed just three months ago. today for the first time since then the patient was back at uc davis surround bid her surgical team and those doctors are surprised how quickly she's progressing for more than a decade brenda dmot use her voice. now, the 52-year-old woman is a chatter box. >> i'm still working hard but it's improving every day. >> she's thought to be the second person ever to receive this transplant. uc davis provided this video of the complex 18 hour surgery taking place last october. a team of surgeons from uc davis sweden and england practiced on kad daf vers for two years. >> this is just about the most complex trance plant you can possibly wish for. >> they took the larnxx gland
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and 13 days later the patient was able to speak. the vocal chords were paralyzed during surgery 12 years ago. a ventilation tube was accidentally removed. she used an electronic voice box and suffered teasing and stares. >> kids look at me and n.amazement and think i'm a robot. >> i never thought we'd be able to do something like this together. >> she was an ideal candidate because as a recipient of a kidney pancreas transplant she's taking a powerful medications helping prevent organ rejects. her voice continues to grow stronger and she hopes to have her breathing tube removed in the next few months. >> i want to talk again. and i'm doing it.
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this is worth to it me. >> the other transplant in 1998 was also successful. her doctors say this gives hope to thousands of others. >> what a remarkable story. thank you very much. >> and walmart announced a five year plan to make thousands of packaged food products healthier. shoppers can expect to find the packaged foods lower in salt fat and sugar soon. this from discussions from first lady michelle obama. >> efforts show us that question, we can improve how we make, and sell food in this country. we can do that. and we can feed our kids better. we can give parents better information to make better decisions for their families. we can do this. >> the world's largest chain store will begin tropping prices on fruits and vegetable autos there is pressure
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building on blue shield to justify huge rate increases some up to 59%. >> most of us have group health insuranceance this will affect 200,000 toll polsy holders. the group called on blue shield to release salaries of top executives but also asked for more data to justify why end the decision. the group says there is a surplus of $3 billion. and blue shield did not return our call for comment. >> and phones are a target for hackers increasing numbers of hackers are using the devices so there are steps you can take to prevent your information from getting into the wrong hands. >> this is important to see if you have antiviral protection
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fchl you're going to be doing banking or accessing private information to change your pass word. on a regular basis. >> this may look like a cell phone, what you have is a computer that needs to be protected just like home computer and lap top. >> great remind yir. >> thank you. >> sure. >> and as promise bid our fabulous weather department beautiful weather has begun. >> it has and it's going to stick around day after day. there is seven days. and so enjoy the weather. there is a live pick newer a beautiful setting sun. there is clear official sunset time 5:23. there is a picture from south bay this is in san jose. temperatures now running 60 degrees. if you're up this morning this
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is what you may have seen this, is submitted by harvey to you reports and there are bins blown over in oakland thanks to the wind gusts into the east bay hills this morning. and into afternoon it remained on the breezy side. and once wind is done with it's pattern we're in for a nice-looking day. interest tl is temperatures 70 degrees in oakland today. there is 67 beach day in santa cruz mild 70 degrees there. and san francisco half moon bay there is antioch in the low 60s and there is temperatures into the 50s and 60s, here are the highlights. clear colder tonight. there is awe dry pattern continuing into next week and there is this afternoon, high
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pressure controlling our weather there. is a dry flow of air coming down from the land towards ocean keeping us into a mild pattern around the state. there is an area of high pressure controlling weather just shifting from time to time z we're left with sunshine for the weekend and there is a mild conditions taking us through the weekend. temperatures around 60s slightly lower than today as off shore wind pattern drops off a bit. tonight clear skies and there is less wind good radiational cooling. it's going to be a chilly night. take a look at wind sheltered valleys. napa 35. and around the bay looking at low to mid-40s there. there is 42 degrees in san jose. you go from 42-67 in san jose. there is santa clara 66.
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can't complain. mid to upper 60s here. there is coastal areas low to mid-60s, downtown running warmer than where you should be at this time of the year. north bay, upper 60s for santa rosa and cloverdale. get out towards east bay and it's been 60s as well. there is 67 fremont. you need sun screen mid-60s for concord and around the bay. 71 in salinas. 67 inland. here is your accu-weather forecast. there is mild weather throughout the weekend and beyond. temperatures into mid to upper 60s tomorrow close to that range saturday and sunday. and really other than clouds and patches of fog from time to time next week no rain in sight. i've looked at the extended computer models. late january we'll see anything possibly changing. >> we'll enjoy this while
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we've got it right. >> still ahead there is in roads made as one of the worst commutes in the country. >> at 6:00 testing new technology that allows your important vital information to arrive at the hospital before you do. that is a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a
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san francisco bay area no longer one of the top five worst commutes for the first time in nearly three decades. it's now dropped to number six. saying there are a number of factors for the drop. >> part of it could be the
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economy. part of it is certainly the transportation agencies efforts to manage traffic and this is gas prices factor into it. >> this estimate commuters wasted 49 hours commuting in 2009 a 30% drop from 7 hours in 2007. and chicago and washington, d.c. were ranked having the worst commutes and los angeles finished third and san jose actually ranked separate region at 22. >> and police warning merchants of crime potential passing out flyers to businesses including information on how to avoid the most common types of crime. and there are details on what to do if there is a crime. the lunar new year begins
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february 3 it will be the year of the rabbit. >> coming up next a new baby in san francisco zoo.
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ce. taking complaints of napa state hospital workers to sacramento. and then after 6:30 the identical twin sisters on a mission to serve this country though they're not citizens here. it's coming up tonight at 6:00. >> and san francisco zoo show off its newest member of the family today. >> this infant born just before christmas weighing in at around three pounds. and they can grow up to seven feet long weighing up to 140 pounds. >> i think it's riding on top there. both are doing well z will spend next few months in the front yard. >> they do not know the gender of the

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