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162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother because she needs more followers. ok. >> now from abc7, breaking news. >> the breaking news happening in petaluma. two young children have died after a car they were riding in crashed into the creek, sky 7 is showing the scene off petaluma boulevard. >> this accident happened at 8:00 a.m. c.h.p. said that the girls ages four and seven were pulled from the car and cpr was performed. it was too lawsuit. a distraught friend was crying on scene. the two sisters and their mother were in the car when they lost control, it went down an banment into the water, and northbound petaluma boulevard is closed right now for the investigation.
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>> in this sounds familiar it is because last week we told you of a very tragedy, two young sisters died when third mother's car crashed into the russian river, four-year-old and six-year-old were in the back seat of the truck and it went off the road and into the river. they were on their way to school. >> sad to have a repeat this morning. >> i am kristen sze. >> i am reggie aqui. >> other top story this midday, donald trump goes to mexico, taking up the offer of president nieto who previously compared trump to hitler. the trip to mexico city happened just hours before trump give an immigration speech in phoenix. jessica castro has more on the visit south of the border. >> it is a last minute trip. recently, trump has been accused of flip-flopping on a stand to deport illegal immigrants and said this does not machine he is getting softer and he will not back down on the land to build a
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wonderful. >> we are also going to secure our border and stop the drugs from pouring in and destroying our country. >> immigration has been a controversial centerpiece of donald trump's campaign. he has you haved repeatedly he will build a wall long the united states and mexican boarder. his running mate, mike penc. said that will not change despite a meet between donald trump and president nieto. >> i am confident that my running mate will be clear with president nieto about our priority of securing the border, building a wall and making it clear that we are going to have a new administration. >> donald trump may not be welcome south of the border, this morning, former mexican president fox said this to cnn. >> he is not welcome to mexico. by 130 million people, we don't
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like him, we don't want him and we reject his message. >> president nieto invited both donald trump and hillary clinton to visit mexico before november. today, clinton had this to say about the trip. >> it certainly takes more than trying to make up for a year of insults and insinuations by dropping it on our neighbors for a few -- dropping in on our neighbors for a few hours and flying home again. that is not how it works. >> hillary clinton posted an article on her campaign website showing knop rouse trump tweets with the dispair ran -- disfair raging remarks on mexico. the immigration speech is in phoenix ton at 6:00. >> president obama is on the way to south lake tahoe for a summit on the clarity of the lake.
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he left maryland a few hours ago and will be key note speaker at the annual lake tahoe summit. environment shows the clarity is down to 73'. a sentry ago there was a clarity of 100' in depth. we are at lake tahoe with reports later on. >> fremont police are asking for jeep help to identify home invasion suspects caught on video. this is one of two armed robberies in the mission hills area. this took place on pilgrim loop at 9:40 on sunday. the homeowner saw the crime on a remote monitor and called police. police say the same suspects likely entered a home on hunt are lane august 16 and stole items while holding the victims at gunpoint. no one was hurt. >> new details regarding the company that uns the charter bus that caught fire last night at
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880 in san jose. 16 passengers got out partly because of the actions of the driver. matt keller is near the scene and the tour company's record. matt? >> i spoke with a person who was the driver of the bus last night. i asked what took place last night and he said and i quote, "incidents happen." the bus was big and so were the flames. the c.h.p. said the driver reported the engine on the tour bus caught fire at 9:40 while he was heading to bring ton casino. the driver noticed flames on highway 101 while conducting to northbound 880 in san jose. a person in a passing car took the pictures of the flames from the bus, pulled to the side of 880 near gish road. >> he pulled to the side of the road, got the passengers out and attempted to put the fire out with the fire extinguisher which he is required to carry. he was not able to extinguish the fire so they had to wait in the fire department.
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>> 16 passengers were on board. no one was injured. the company is based in san jose and we watched as self buses left headquarters on south 7th. we checked the inspection records with the form motor carrier safety administration. the carrier's rating is conditional meaning the dean of tours and chatter was out of compliance with one or more safety requirements. we do not have specifics on the service record for the good two bus, in the past two areas, the company has had 37 inspections. 27% of the time they were given out of service status, which is more than 6% higher than the national average. as far as the c.h.p. is concerned, their investigation is complete. >> it stops here with us. ntsb would be involved in it turned into a major incident. fortunately the driver caught it in time and got everyone off safely. >> as for the passengers they were put on another bus and sent
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on the way to the casino. >> a loud bang startled workers in the federal district this morning in san francisco. it was manhole cover that blew 25' into the air. pg&e said the fire caused it. the utility say a car crashed into a fire hydrant. that sent water into the underground vault. that caused the blast. no one was injured. bang shattered office windows. >> in frank a group that deend mas justice for mario woods, killed by police last year, is defending kaepernick and his national anthem protest. a rally got underway at the police officers association. the association sent a letter to the 49ers and the nfl saying that the quarterback has a lack of new jersey about shootings involves police. camp ice is scoring support from some military vets on twitter. they are using # #veteransforkaepernick.
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he said he will continue the protests tomorrow at the pre-season game in san diego. >> developing news, a tropical depression is headed to florida prompting a hurricane watch. >> you are looking at an image of the tropical storm and florida governor declared an emergency and pair of hurricanes are moving to hawaii. this is all happening on the same day. people on the big island are ready for hurricane madeleine, the first storm that will hit, and public schools are closed and will theres are boarding up windows and cars and stocking up on supplies. a hurricane is actually never made landfall on the big island. waves up to 25' are people and the next hurricane, lester, is apporaching the islands on friday night. meteorologist mike nicco is tracking the storm. i am not so concerned about the wind as all of the rain. hurricane is never hit the big island they always seem to weaken but that does not mean they will let go of the flooding
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possibility. can you see right here the radar shows a heavier shower with yellows and i saw originals earlier rotating from necessary to southwest and you can see the better radar returns with the hurricane itself. we will look at both of them, you can see madeleine is falling apart with wins down to 75 miles per hour and lester is up to a category four. in the evening you can see the heavy flooding rain up to 15" and waves up to 18' and storm subject of -- storm surge and more across the northern part of the island. >> 9 height of the summer season is over but it is hawaii and a lot of folks are still going. >> amy hollyfield is joining us are oakland international with the reaction from travelers headed to hawaii. how are they holding up? >> mike's forecast sounds bad but when you look at how it is
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here it looks good, with no cancellations on the board in oakland, and that is giving passengers a feeling that everyone must be okay. all the hawaiian airlines ticket counter was gulf of the aloha spirit including wedding anniversaries will not wait for a hurricane. >> we got married september 6. 1996. we are planning do go back for our wedding anniversary. we just heard about the hurricane yesterday. and we are like, whoa, that is nerve wracking and we help it will pass. >> hurricane madeleine has triggered a hurricane watching for the big island and tropical stormen whattings in other isles including maui bringing up to 14" of rain. >> i was there for hurricane two years ago and it was raining. no worries. they make a huge deal of it. >> hawaiian airlines has not canceled nights but they will
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waive all change fees today and tomorrow for travelers who are not too sure. the fact that planes are still going gives some passengers confidence it is all okay. >> i was nervous. i am scared of flying anyway but it will be okay. i don't think they would have us fly... >> she is on way. in you are having second thoughts about a labor day weekend trip to hawaii go to our website, abc7news.com. we have the information you will need on getting the change fee waves if you want to postpone the trip. either way it is an adventure. put it that way. >> still ahead at look, the potential cheaper alternate that could help doctors spot early signs of autism in children. >> history in the skies, what this plane did today that has not been done in more than half a century. >> more trouble with chris brown after a bizarre hou
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>> this is the first united states commercial flight going from florida to cuba in more than 50 years. it is now arrived in the island nation. >> jolt blue flight touched down in cuba at 8:00 this morning with 150 people. it took off from florida, marking the first trip since the height of the cold war. passengers include media, airline executives, vips and
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people with loved ones in the country. >> pretty excited. coming back after eight years. without seeing my family. >> you have a lost family in cuba? >> my kids, my mom, grandma, sisters, all that. >> this is my favorite part, both of the pilots on the flight have cuban parents. jetblue is the first to fly, and already, ten united states based airlines have been approved for service, and american airlines the largest carrier will fly to cuba on wednesday. >> and chris brown is out on bail accused of assaulting a woman with a deadly weapon. and he is making the case on instagram. the woman he allegedly attacked talk with abc7news.com reporter in los angeles. >> overnight singer chris brown, arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, and now the woman behind it all is speaking out.
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>> terrified. absolutely terrified. all the 25-year-old told abc that brown pulled a gun on her at his los angeles mansion. >> i did not want anything to escalate, hello; he is holding a gun. >> she said the hour's long stand off with police began when someone brought over a box of expensive diamond jewelry which she said she admired. >> i was just standing offer it admiring it, not toughing it and one of his friends said, become away from the dimmeds -- diamonds and three came in and i am so sick of all of you people, took the gun out, put the gun in my face and said get the finish out. i thought he was going do shoot me. >> this was a frantic 9-1-1 call at 3:00 a.m. on tuesday. police surrounding the star's home, trying to make contact with them while the singer took to instagram claiming innocence. >> a you get -- you will see
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nothing in here, you idiots. >> hours larry brown and self friend -- several of the friends leaving the house and searched. the attorney thanked everyone for support. chris is out and well. theallys are demonstrably false. >> brown is due on court september 20. >> coming up at 11:00, a simple act of kindness, a football star's lunch with a little boy is making headline around the world. >> it looks like temperatures now are five degrees cooler than they were this time yesterday, and that is the marine layer reaching all of our neighborhoods and bringing us the cooling trend lasting through part of the weekend. if you want warm autumn weather we are then for, i have this coming up too, in the seven-day
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>> another gorgeous sunset. >> happy photos and which is on instagram, the oakland skyline in the foreground and san francisco in the back ground. >> can you share your photos with #abc7now. do not be intimidated just because some are so amazing. top that, mike nicco. >> we did not is the high clouds this morning from the last couple of mornings, so i have right now a calm day from the exploritorium camera and it will be breezy again this afternoon, especially overbodies of water. it will be sunny and not so much
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sunshine as the last couple of days the clouds will come back and drizzle the next couple of mornings and dill keep us locked in the cooler-than-average pattern until labor day on monday and then the warmth will roll in. here is the small craft advisory , from 1:00 to 9:00, and same timeframe as year, same area, same wind speed at 24 do 38. satellite showing a clearing trying to take place with the northern winds cross the north bay coast and it is right around half moon bay and south where the clouds will be sticky in the afternoon. check out the stems, 2359 and coolest in san francisco and 63 at half moon bay and as we head inland we have 70s in the south bay, north bay and east bay and 78 in antioch. we will hit 80 today in san jose, milpitas and santa clara and sunnyvale in the mid-to-upper 70s and mid-80s in los gatos and gilroy and up the peninsula at 78 in palo alto and redwood city and drop down cooler and more breezy in milbrae at 70 and the coast is temperatures in the low-to-mid 60s and about the mid-60s in
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downtown, 68 in south san francisco, and at the game, take the sunscreen you will need it the u.v. index is high, 63 and breezy by the time the game is over at 12:45. in the further by, 78 at petaluma and san rafael to 86 in santa rosa, and along the east bay shore, fremont is the warm spot at 77 and further inland, castro valley at 78, and oakland is 73, and as we head to inland neighborhood, mid-to-upper 80s and nothing too taxing. in the evening hours you can see the cloud cover lurking off the coast and it will roll in by 9:00 and until that team we are out of the 80s and in the 60s and 70s at 5:00, and, 60s and 70s but let 70s by 7:00 and you will grab the cot by 9:00 all of us in the 60. we will drop down into the mid-to-upper 50s and thursday, friday, saturday, sunday minor fluctuations in temperature but on labor day monday, hopefully you are looking for warm sunshine with 90s starting to return back to the forecast by
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tuesday. when you thought the 90 were over, you know it is getting warm. >> even in october. >> didding autism in children can be costly and time consuming but there could be a cheaper alternate. tablets, shows 37 children with autism played a game on the tablet and researchers could identify in the child has oughtism based on how they interacting with the game. the study could help identify autism early and give kids the resources and intervention they need. the study was published in the journal of scientific reports. >> the next store is sweet, about a little boy in florida starting middle school and he has autism. >> his mother worries because he almost alwayses eats lunch alone but he does not process feel lonely and sad and then they photo, her son on right, eating lunch with, who?
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florida statewide receiver travis rudolph. players visited yesterday and rudolph decided to eat lunch with this boy. the more post on facebook calling him a hero and said she does not have to worry that day and now they are fans for life and hopefully she will not have to worry after that, because other kids see this and they sit next to him, as well, no one should have to eat alone. >> i bet he is popular today.
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>> ashley ward has won $100,000 so far, and is about to come face-to-face with a question worth a $1/4 million. she's a little overcome with emotion right now. can you blame her? let's see if she can get all the way to the $1 million question right now on "who wants to be a millionaire." [cheers and applause] hi, everybody. i'm chris harrison. welcome to a very special show. are you guys ready to play "millionaire" today? [cheers and applause] me, too. 'cause we are right in the middle of it. as a writer, living paycheck to paycheck, our returning contestant has had an emotional journey to $100,000. i would love nothing more than to give her a million. from the east village in new york city, please welcome back ashley ward. >> hey. >> ashley.

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