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>> this is abc7 news. >> good morning, everybody. i'm carolyn tyler. thanks for joining us on this sunday, october 18th. let's start with a quick look at the weather. we have meteorologist frances dinglason in for lisa argen. >> good morning, everyone. in napa visibility is now only a fourth of a mile. and it's also cooler in a lot of spots. san francisco currently 60 degrees. san jose 62. compared to 24 hours ago, many locations are cooler. 8 degrees cooler in napa, even three degrees cooler in mountain view. a pretty picture from emeryville. we do see some clouds out there, even some breaks already. inland, we will see more sunshine, mostly sunny with temperatures in the mid-70s. a long the coast the clouds will
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stick around. partly cloudy around the bay of the reaching the low 70s. i have a big warmup to tell you about coming up in the forecast. carolyn. >> frances, thank you. >> developing news this morning. we know one of the two men who was rescued from the ocean in santa cruz last night has died after one of them drove their car off the wharf. the other man is still in critical condition this morning. crews towed the car out of the water after lifeguards rescued the man. officials say the car crashed through a four-foot fence. the victims were under water for nearly 20 minutes. police have not released any information on the men. investigators say it's not clear what caused the driver to crash >> one person is dead after a head-on car crash on the stanford campus. it happened just after 7:00 last night just east of campus drive. the driver who was killed was in the nissan. investigators say that car crossed the center line into oncoming traffic, hitting a
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volkswagen. the driver of the volkswagen is in critical condition this morning. the cause is under investigation.. the father of one of the three teenagers who died in a street racing crash last week in san jose says he hopes more people will come forward with information on what led to his son's death. >> he rest in peace. >> last night johan santana the ramos joined a crowd of people at the crash to mourn the loss of the teenagers, including his son. 15-year-old anthony ramos is the one in the middle of your screen. jayleen and oscar were also killed. the three died when police say the stolen honda they were in spun out of control, slamming into a tree. police believe they were street racing.
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a fourth teenager survived, but suffers serious injuries. police are still looking for the driver of a second car involved. some residents in san francisco's castro district are upset with a sewage project they say could damage important and meaningful pieces of art. alyssa harrington has more. some see it as a real dishonor. >> the designed blocks of concrete were designed to be walked on, but not for this. >> this to me looks like concrete. >> construction work requiring power tools and heavy machinery. a sewage project has left this one of the blocks honoring playwright tennessee williams a mess. it's dirty, surrounded by trash and wood and possibly damaged. >> i think it's a slap in the face for the artist that put this together. >> the real issue here is one of respect. >> david perry is the founder
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and chairman of castro's rainbow honor walk. he said it was there to pay tribute to the lgbt community and concerns for their equality. >> what we are concerned about is someone doing construction on a local business, and we feel maybe hasn't given one of honorees the respect they deserve. it's one thing for someone to walk on tennessee williams and learn about him and another thing that's more than the normal wear and tear. >> a supervisor reached out. they are investigating what happened. >> if someone was doing work and damaged one of these blocks, that contractor, in my view, needs to be financially responsible for repairing the damage. >> each one costs $5,000. money aside, perry wants to remind all construction crews these plaques are not just a piece of sidewalk. in san francisco, abc7 news. sacramento police have
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released details about a injury in city hall. police shot and killed 27-year-old per bert benitez on thursday on market and 8th. construction workers complained benitez was throwing bottles on their work side. according it police, he was shot after he grabbed another officer's gun during the struggle sacramento police have released new images showing the two men suspected the stabbing train hero spencer stone. police describe the suspects as asian. stone was stabbed three times while protecting a friend from a sacramento bar back on october 8th. he was released from the hospital last week. you will remember stone and two others stopped a terrorism attack on a train in france in august.
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repair crews are working to fix massive sinkhole in union city. there was video posted of the work going on last night. it's now grown to 35 feet by 40 feet sincefs first discovered last wednesday near new haven street. repair crews are trying to shore up the sides of the sinkhole and fix damaged water and sewer pipes. they don't expect to be done until sometime this week. thank goodness an antioch teacher's aide saw something wrong and took action. she's being haled has a hero after rescuing girl from an accused kidnapper. sandra ferguson spotted one of her former students from the elementary school on friday sitting with a truck with a middle-aged man. the girl looked scared so she got out of her car and started asking questions. i said, sweetheart, is that your dad? and she told me no, he's my friend. i said no, he's not, he's not your friend. i put my car in front of his car, i blocked him, and i told
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her you get out of the car right now. >> that's right, she blocked the truck with her car. that girl was not hurt. sandra called police and they have arrested this man, 51-year-old santiago salazar, for kidnapping. they said salazar did not know that girl. >> today is moving day for this little white house in oakland. the ucsf children's hospital offered it for free, as long as the new owner covered most of the moving costs. right now that house sits on land owned by the hospital, but plans call for a new building on that site. a couple will put the house on their property about a block away. the move will cost them $200,000.
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teenagers who lost everything in the valley fire in lake county won't have to miss their homecoming. yesterday business owner nancy rosenblum delivered more than 150 donated dresses, along with shoes, purses and jewelry to middletown high school. she organized a donation drive to help 50 girls. the response was overwhelming. with the biggest donation coming from a former oakland raider. nancy sent us this video of the happy girls. the dance has now been moved to november 7th because of the fire. progress is being made in southern california to clean up the massive mudslides from last week. state route 58 connecting central california to las vegas remains closed. the mud is as thick as five feet in some spots. but there's more work to do and more rain is on the way. abc news reporter has the latest on the cleanup effort. >> crews clearing roads in mud-locked roads in southern california are racing against the clock and mother nature.
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saturday morning construction equipment arriving to aid in the dig-out before another round of weather hits. >> they are expecting more rain this afternoon. if that happens, then what we are going to do is probably clear all the personnel that are working in the area just in case there's more mudslides. >> it's pretty scary to see the water on both sides and moving very quickly and rising very quickly. i was thinking about how i was going to go out the sunroof to get on top of the vehicle. >> thousands of cars and trucks remain stranded after thursday's massive mudslides. >> this is why i cannot get across to get home. >> it shows how brutally fast the onslaught of mud and water swept across freeways and neighborhoods. >> i've never seen this before. >> as road crews worked, families and businesses are cleaning out. leaving mud-caked belongings out of trash. the road still covered and it's hard it see the curb. >> we had a couple firefighters stopping to give us some sandbags. >> we were probably in three inches of mud.
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we've been cleaning off and pressure washing. all of that. the amount of cleanup has been crazy. >> now everyone is holding their breath for a possible round two as more rain moves in. abc news, lake hughes, california. there are major road closers this morning in san francisco. thousands of people are running in the nike women's half-marathon. the 13 had i have mile annual race raises money for the leukemia and lymphoma society. it started at union square earlier this morning and will take the runners to the finish line at marina green. street closers continue until 10:30 this morning. frances, they had nice, cool weather for the run. >> mid-60s for the run this morning. right now san francisco with a light breeze that will pick up this afternoon. variable clouds over bat i and the bay bridge that will probably see extra traffic due to the treasure island musical festival that will also hit the
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upper 60s by this afternoon. cooler today. i'll have your neighborhood forecast coming up. >> thank you, frances. also ahead, how a fight over eviction end up in front of san francisco's deyoung museum this weekend. you will hear from both sides. and new regulations the federal government will soon require for drones. how soon they may take
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>> two men were seriously hurt in separate shark attacks in hawaii. the first one was in o'ahu that left the man without his left leg. the second man was in a minor incident with the shark. they did not say if he was actually bitten. he's taken to the hospital and is expected to be okay. these are the sixth and seventh shark attacks this year. officials say all have happened in murky water. it's a common story, rising rents and threats of eviction in san francisco. only this time the renter is fighting back in an unusual way. he is protesting outside the deyoung museum where his landlord's wife works. abc7 news reporter tiffany wilson spoke with both sides and has the story. >> families are visiting the deyoung museum are greeted with this. >> what do we want?
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>> stop eviction! >> when do we want it? >> now! a local artist, david franken, for the past 34 years lived on the top floor of this three-story building in the triangle. >> this is a dark room where i can do black and white photography. >> he pays $735 a month for the two-bedroom unit. i put my love into it. i put myself into it. you can look at any spot, whether it's a flaw or something nice, you see a the bit of me in it. now he's getting evicted. >> it's devastating. >> just one floor below you find a very different story. the family purchased the building in 2013. ground floor units are the grandparents, middle floor for each, top floor for brother. but only the brother can't move in because he refuses to move out. even after the family offered him an $80,000 buyout. >> the lawyer said it's the most generous offer he's seen in 25 years. >> in february they filed for an eviction.
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it allows them to evict people if a family member is going to occupy the unit. >> we tried everything we could. this is the last resort. >> they were caught off-guard when he organized protesters at the deyoung museum where his wife is an assistant curator. >> i find it bizarre an art curator is evicting a local artist. >> it's a sensitive time for our family. >> beyond the emotional roller coaster, her name is not even on the title. >> i have actually no legal authority to evict him. the facts are inaccurate. >> they say they understand his frustration, and they are following the law. but eventually he has to go. in san francisco, tiffany wilson, abc7 news. happening today, it's the last sunday streets event of the season in san francisco. sunday streets bans car from the streets and encourages recreation and community activities. this is video from a previous event. today's will be in the mission on valencia from 26th street to the plaza. there will be live music, arts
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and crafts and dance performances and lessons. it starts at 11:00 this morning and ends at 4:00, and, of course, its free. >> they will enjoy cooler temperatures today. >> yeah, below normal. a light jacket or a hoodie would be prop from the. here's a look at live doppler 7hd. we have some clouds coming in from the coast, but other then that, it's pretty quiet. we could so a spotty shower later on this around. i want to take you to the central part of the state, though, where we had some severe weather through the central valley. check out the line of thunderstorms and lightning strikes just east of yosemite. it's starting to die down, but there has been some flash flooding this that area. here's a hook the. fo. we see low clouds causing flight arrival delays of about 48
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minutes. in san francisco currently 61. oakland of 4. mountain through 62, as well as san jose and morgan hill. it's off it a cool start in half moon bay for the pumpkin festival at 63. won't change much throughout the day because the clouds will stick around. they kind of came back in right now. the live shot of mt. tam. it's a mix of sun and clouds right now. santa rosa 57. napa cool and foggy at 53 degrees. novato 59 and fairfield and con ford both at 61 degrees. liver more warming up to 65. a pretty shot from the exploratorium looking out toward the bay. light winds over the bay right now. here's what you can expect. we have the low morning clouds. they will stay by the coast throughout the day. it will feel like fall this afternoon with temperatures coming cup just a little bit from yesterday. then warmer air arrives on tuesday with plenty of sunshine. that will continue through midweek.
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here's what's going on. we have this area of low pressure. that brought us chris amounts of rainfall. heavy rainfall in southern california yesterday. this will start to push east. what will take place the next couple days is high pressure will build and as it builds we will see more of an offshore flow. as we get the breeze from the land, temperatures will be warming up for everybody. the forecast animation shows extensive cloud cover clout the morning hours and then by this afternoon we will see some breaks in the clouds. check out these areas of yellow and green. that's where we could see a spotty isolated shower in parts of the north bay and the higher elevations. notice by tomorrow we will wake up to some clouds, but it will start to clear out, making way for the high pressure that will warm things up wednesday, thursday, actually starts tuesday and goes wednesday and thursday. highs today in san jose 72. look for low 70s, as well near palo alto. 64 in half moon bay. and the clouds, you see they
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just stay around all day. 72 in sonoma. 73 napa. near 70 for most areas in the east bay with 71 in oakland. we will see in mid-70s in some of the warmest spots like antioch and pleasanton. and also the week ahead in san francisco, you see we are below normal right now. but check out tuesday. we will be above normal tuesday, wednesday and thursday and then getting back to normal for next weekend. looking dry for pretty much the rest of the week. enjoy the fall feeling today because it's not going to last. sunshine and much warmer for everybody midweek. >> we have had just an incredible last few really months. >> yeah. and it's almost felt too much like summer, actually. >> yeah, yeah. thank you, frances. >> ah-ha. >> up next, the force awakens at 35,000 feet. how you can fly inside r
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new regulations on drones are coming tomorrow. federal transportation officials are expected to announce drone owners will be required to
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register their unmanned drone systems. the announcement will be made jointly. a task force will be created to implement the new program. the plan could go into effect by christmas. beginning monday all new buyers will have to register. part the of effort to get the popular but problematic aircraft under control. expected to be one of the hottest gifts this holiday season. an estimated 750,000 will be sold by christmas. the unmanned vehicles have already proven to be dangerous with case after case of airline pilots reporting drones flying too close to their aircraft, endangering passengers. some, even impeding firefighting efforts like this big fire back in july. sooner or later we will lose an airplane to a drone due to a collision. >> regulation for commercial use of drones proposed by the faa earlier this year require a written test and limit flight to below 500 feet. the objective is to get people
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to any where they are supposed to fly. >> abc news, new york. you can already eat breakfast made in a darth vader toaster and sleep in a mill yeniam falcon bed. what you could not do is fly in a plane that looks like a giant r2d2. excited "star wars" fans were able to christen the plane yesterday. they came dressed for the part, of course. they will stop at airports worldwide. "star wars" is part of the disney company, which also owns abc7. hundreds of steps were taken last night for finding a cure for breast cancer. abc7 news was in palo alto for the light the night walk. the money raises money for
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research and patient service force people with leukemia and lymphoma. everybody wears a separate color, one of three colors. it's a chance of remembrance and hope. >> it just gives survivors like myself a greater ray of hope and sunshine to see light at the end of the tunnel, which is a cure tore this disease. >> abc7 news reporter david louie mc'd last night's event. there are three more events in our area this year. the next one is next saturday at discovery meadow in san jose. much more ahead on the abc7 sunday morning news. vice president joe biden is honored in new york city. did he give any new hints on a possible presidential run? and millions of dollars worth of property unclaimed in the country. is the state holding valuable assets you are not aware of? how you can check if any of it
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>> welcome back, everyone. we start with a quick look at the weather. frances dinglasan is in for lisa argen >> hi, earn. lot of 60s in the east bay. but napa still at 53 degrees with a lot of fog there, as well. it will probably stick around the coast most of the time. you look from emeryville. you see some of the low clouds coming in from the coast. here's what you can expect this around. more sunshine with temperatures in the mid-70s. along the coast still cool and staying in the 60s. and then near the bay partly cloudy. pretty comfortable reaching the low 70s in some spots. it should be nice for the berkeley street festival today. there's a warmup on the way. i'll tell you about that coming
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up. frances, thank you. >> we have the latest from the white house about joe biden running for vice president. >> overnight he left his political aspiration necessary delaware. >> it may be the greatest honor i ever received in my public life. >> accepting a human rights award as sources say his decision about the campaign is imminent. a sticking point that lingers over the death of his son, beau. >> as my son used to say, just keep moving forward. >> abc news is what biden has been calling supporters to get ready for a run. the president of the largest firefighters union saying he spoke personally with the bp friday and got every indication that he's running. the firefighters have backed him in the past.
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>> i have the firefighters. that's why i'm going to win. >> and chose not to endorse hillary clinton for 2016. officials saying it's very likely they will back biden if he gets in. the only running biden has been doing is to catch his grandkids on the athletic field. there was biden, cheering on the sidelines and playing with the family dog, champ. meanwhile, hillary clinton kept campaigning in alabama. attending a concert in iowa next week and goes head-to-head with bernie sanders in his big bash. >> the vice president said officially he has no plans to go to iowa this week or to put on a concert. he will be back here tomorrow for a conference on climate change. abc news, the white house. >> and the race for the white house, democratic candidates ben carson and bernie sanders appeared on "this week" to talk about about the issues confronting the
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country. president obama's decision to keep troops in afghanistan through next year was the topic today. they needneed assistance to keep the islamic state from using the country as a haven. >> i think we saw what happened in iraq when we precipitously withdrew. i don't think we want to make that mistake again. >> clearly we do not want to see the taliban gain more power. we need a certain nucleus of american troops present in afghanistan to try to provide the training and support the afghan army needs. >> the winner of next year's presidential election will become the third american commander in chief to oversee the afghan war. police in florida are looking for a suspect who opened fire at the zombie festival last night. one person was killed and more injured. it happened just before midnight in ft. myers. the annual event draws more than
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20,000 fans dressed as zombies. organizers said they are saddened by the news and the organization takes the safety of its patrons very seriously. a 75-year-old chess instructor is being credited with saving a group of children from a knife-wielding man. army veteran james vernon was coping a chess game at a public library in illinois when he said the man barged into the building, threatening to kill everyone. vernon sprang into action. at first he tried talking the man out of hurting anyone. >> settle down, relax a little bit. i'll listen to you while these kids get out of the room. >> vernon succeeded at getting the kids out of the library, but the 19-year-old man then lunged at him, cutting his left hand. vernon used his other arm to disarm the man and held him until the police arrived. the army vet will require surgery to repair from severed arteries and tendons.
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but vernon said he will be okay. he only needs one arm to keep playing chess. it's among the most tragic mistakes a parent could ever make, leaving a child in a hot car, especially on a warm day. now a local inventor is selling a device to prevent that. it's being manufactured right here in the bay area. abc7 news reporter jonathan bloom has the story. >> if you are notice there's a temperature inside and outside the car. >> on a sunny, october day marty gave a sobering demonstration. inside the car it climbed to 107 degrees in ten minutes. >> when children are left in the car, they parish within an hour or two of being left. >> it's a story that made headlines too many times. >> i couldn't believe that i would forget my own son. how am i going to tell my husband that i killed his son? >> i keep seeing these tragedies happen this the united states. we basically lose a child every
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nine days. >> so in the spirit of silicon valley, she wanted to do something about it. thank you for coming. i really appreciate it. >> this is my first product line. >> the product is called "i remind." >> the car sensing pad goes under the car seat. >> it can tell when you put the baby into the seat and turns on a tiny transmitter. >> it turns out and saves power when the seat is empty? >> exactly right. >> the battery lasts for two years, sending a low-power signal to your i-phone, and you will never know it's there unless you forget your child and walk off. >> unlike a text message or phone call, you will find this one pretty difficult to ignore. it keeps ringing. doesn't stop. it won't stop until you get back in arm's reach of your child, and you don't need an i-phone. >> these are the key fobs. >> it comes in one of these. >> often time it's a caregiver or a grandparent so they might not be up on the latest technology. >> it sold for 99 bucks in amazon. it's not made in china.
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it. you want the mayor in your product launch, you better build it right here. >> we look forward to help the innovators manufacture in san jose. >> for her it made sense. san jose is her home. jonathan bloom, abc7 news. there are billions of dollars in unclaimed property in the country. and some of it, could it belong to you? state governments are using more than $40 billion in unclaimed property to patch their budget holes. california has $28.5 million on its list. some of the money can come from paychecks people just simply forgot to cash. you can find out if you have unclaimed property by making a claim online and mailing it to the state. we have links to the site on still ahead on the abc7 sunday morning news, smartphones and sleep. it turns out our favorite gadgets may be to blame. the simple solution to this high-tech problem. and here's a live look from our
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emeryville camera. you see the low clouds. it's going to stay that way at least in san francisco. and below normal temperatures throughout the bay. frances dinglasan will be along with a full accuweather forecast in just a few. aha! oof! weee! slurp. mmmmmm. cinnamon. milk. cinna-milk. cinnamon toast crunch. crunch! crave those crazy squares. cinna-milk!
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. >> the weather pattern could be the reason for a poisonous snake washing up on a beach.
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it's the yellow-bellied sea snake. it's the first time in years it has been in california, also during an el nino season. they say the el nino is warming up water temperatures in the pacific ocean. >> maybe it's a sign of the weather to come. >> we do have evidence of an el nino this winter. it is currently 60 degrees. it's going to stay cloudy at the coast all day today. in fact we are a little cooler. i'll let you know when a warmup is headed our way >> also ahead, the warriors preseason game against the lakers was discontinued before the fourth quarter to a course of boos. mike shumann tells us why the officials called the game early coming up in
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>> in sports it's a rematch of the super bowl with the 49ers facing the ravens. both teams are struggling with the 1-4 record. kickoff at 1:25 this afternoon. raiders are on a bye week. later today the cubs will try to even their national league championship series against the mets. last night new york beat chicago in game one of the nlcs. here's mike shumann with the highlights in this morning's sports. >> good morning. baseball is top of the order. game one of the nlcs between two
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teams who have not been regular. or regulars in this situation. the cubs, it's been 70 years since they won the national league pennant in 1945. at least the mets have won a pennant in 20 years. first pitch. players bundled up, as temperatures were in the 40s. takes the jon lester pitch out of the yard. mets with an early 1-0 lead. top of five, a similar to left. -- a single to left. bad idea here. throws it to travis arnoux. the game stays tied. bottom of the sixth. travis arnoux at the plate. knocked the offering into dead center. 3-1 mets. mets win 4-2. game two is this afternoon. kansas city hosting toronto. game two of the alcs. toronto takes the 3-0 lead in the sixth. troy tulowitzki thinking a liner.
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toronto was feeling pretty good but the royals put together a big seventh. down 3-2. he gets it into right field. gets waved around. bautista's throw home is offline. tied at 3. two outs now. still in the 7th. hits one into no-man's-land. rolls to the wall. scores easily. 4-3, k.c. scored five in the frame. k.c. takes a 2-0 lead with the 6-3 victory. your san jose sharks looking to start the season a perfect 5-0, hosted by the new york islanders in brooklyn. san jose played last night. the islanders scored 21 seconds in. 21 seconds later joe thornton a perfect pass, his first career goal. 2-1, sharks. every time the sharks scored, the islanders answered. third period. brendan dylan takes a poor angle, allowing okposo to go right to the front of the net. his second of the year. sharks allowed two goals. it was 6-3 and now they are 4-1. lakers and warriors playing in san diego.
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the game was marred by wet spots on the floor. players were constantly slipping, which can cause serious slipping. curry slipped but still gets up and buries it. late in the third another slip and the coaches decide the court is not in good enough shape so the lakers win the shortened game, 85-70, the final. round three. local flavor creeping up the leaderboard. let's tee it up. head on the swivel. rory mcilroy almost beaned in the head on 17. it bounces off the leg. got to be ready. patrick rogers. the putt to get to 11-under. and a tie for second briefly. andrew luke had the long birdie on 18 for a course record 62 in round three. settle for 63. a minus 13. just one back of the leader brenden steel. steel, a minus 13 with a birdie
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on 10. the roger is five back going into today's final round. that's the way the ball bounces. 49ers and ravens today at levi's stadium. kickoff 1:25. we will have all highlights tonight right here on abc7. i'm mike shumann. have a great day. >> lots of things going on today and the weather nice and cool. >> nice and cool and cooler than what you would expect. but enjoy the break because it's not going to last long. live doppler 7hd showing us some clouds. you see the satellite radar. mainly along the coast. parts of it spilling into the bay. elsewhere it's pretty quiet right now. you see the blue clouds over sfo causing arrival delays of about 48 minutes. the clouds will pull back by this afternoon. mountain view, san jose and morgan hill at 62 right now. and half moon bay is at 63 degrees for the pumpkin festival today. i see a little bit of a sea
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breeze on the flag blowing there on the rye hand side. we check out the golden gate bridge camera. only a few patchy clouds right now. santa rosa 57 degrees. napa has been stuck in the fog all morning. it's at 55 degrees right now but they are reporting visibility of less than a fourth of a mile at this hour. novato 53 degrees. fairfield and concord at 61 degrees. we look at the exploratorium, over the bay bridge and treasure island, you see variable clouds out there. we have some low morning clouds and then it's actually going to feel like fall this afternoon. that's kind of a nice change, actually. but then warmer air arrives on tuesday. here is what's going on. the area of low pressure brought us some of the trace amounts of precipitation yesterday. as it continues to move east, we could see some spotty showers possible in parts of the north bay and northern part of napa county. and it's going to be light, at
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best. also, it's just going to be very light and isolated at best. so here's the highs today. some 60s at the coast. 64 half moon bay, 66 in san francisco. 71 in oakland. and 72 in san jose. if you want it warmer, head inland. there's also more sunshine there. also mike was talking about the game today at levi's stadium. 1:25 kickoff. 65 degrees. it will hit 72 degrees by the fourth quarter of the a comfortable day to watch the game. highs around the state range. tahoe 54 degrees with scattered light showers in parts northern california. thunderstorms possible in southern california. the area of low pressure continues to loop around the counter clockwise direction. overnight lows will be in the 50s for the most part with 589 richmond and san francisco. a possible chance of drizzle. you see the area of green overnight. very light drizzle. here's a look at the week ahead. in san jose we expect to hit a
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high of 72 today. but that's still going to be below normal. look how things warm up tuesday, wednesday, thursday and friday in the 80s. and then coming back down for next weekend. the accuweather seven-day forecast shows a nice warmup starting on tuesday with plenty of sunshine the above normal and dry through the work week before we get back to normal for next weekend. enjoy the fall day while you can because it's not going to last. >> more fall today and then heating right back up. >> fall today, summer later. >> thanks, frances. do you have trouble sleeping? your computer or smartphone may be partially to blame. now there's a new type of glasses that is could help protect you from the side effects of the blue screens. abc7 news anchor cheryl jennings takes a closer look. front of a glowing screen can glowing screen can definitely strain your eyes. but could a specific wavelength of that electronic light actually disrupt your sleep?
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>> this is a blue light. with the regular glasses you can see the blue light going straight through it. >> he's with the japanese eyewear maker which just opened their first store in san francisco. their glasses are designed to limit the amount of blue light reaching the eye. the theory is that the bluish light affects our bodies in the same way as daylight. >> there's a cell within your retina that captures blue light and makes your body activate it. >> he said studies in japan and elsewhere have linked it to sleeplessness and the lower levels of the sleep hormone melatonin. >> it's harder to get sleep. >> the filter blocks at least 25% of the blue light spectrum. other brands are also appearing on the market. still, some experts believe more studies are needed on the long-term benefits. this doctor chairs the department of ophthalmology. at california pacific medical center in san francisco. >> there's a lot of variables going on, in addition to the
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blue light exposure. >> but as computer and cell phone users struggle with it, these glasses are growing in popularity. all in an effort to keep technology in better balance with our natural rhythms. cheryl jennings, abc7 news. >> up next, a fabulous feast. a rare treat for homeless people in sacramento. find out why they were able to
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others. hey, that groom was probably not the right guy for her anyway >> exactly. win-win or eliminate out a lemon. temperatures mainly in the 60s right now. napa it's cool and been foggy, 66 degrees. look for 60s along the coast. slightly below normal in san francisco. 66. 72 in san jose. feels like fall today but things are going to change. tuesday is warming up. plenty of sunshine midweek and warmer than afternoon. >> all right. thank you, frances. that's going to do it for us. thank you for joining us on the sunday morning news. i'm carolyn tyler, along with frances dinglasan, in this morning for lisa argen. the news continues now online, on twitter, facebook and on all your mobile devices with our abc7 news app. abc7 news continues at 5:00 p.m. have a great sunday, everyone, and a great week ahead.
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