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low clouds and fog. a little more in the way of high-level clouds that should thin out throughout the day. as we look outside from the exploratorium camera, it looks nice. mid-and upper 50s. elsewhere mid-50s. oakland 59. this is a cool shot from san jose. look at the sky there. just a sliver of light. and looking at numbers cooling off. santa rosa 47. how about 11 degrees warmer out by the delta and concord with 5k outside, temperatures in the 50s to near 06 with cloudy skies, sunshine, windy, cooler today. the only 80s just a couple and it will below 80s inland. chris. lisa, thank you. breaking news overnight from new jersey. an officer is in critical condition and one dead after she a shooting at cesar's casino. authorities say gunfire broke out at 3:30 east coast time in front of a parking garage at the
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casino. the officer was rushed into surgery and is listed in critical condition. k-9 dogs are helping to track down two men wanted in connection with the shooting. san francisco police are investigating an incident at a dog part where a man kicked another person's pet. it matched at the dubeau park. a few dogs, including a bassett hound, got rowdy. the hound's owner reportedly went after a black lab. tiffany wilson has video of what happened next. >> reporter: the video starts with a man pulling the man in the plaid away from the black dog. >> you are going to hurt the dog! >> reporter: other dog owners urged him to leave. he starts screaming instead. [yelling] the owner of otis tries to get the black lab away. look at the left side of your screen. the man slams his boot into otis's belly. >> i was convinced he had broken the dog's ribs. >> another one tackled him to the ground.
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the man grabs his bassett hound and leaves. corina was there with her great dane. >> it was terrifying. >> how he could be heard yelling at the man. >> i went up to him and said don't come back to this park. >> jr. they first noticed the man because his bassett hound wasn't fixed, and that could lead to problems. >> i can't tell you how many times that happens out here. >> many relieved to hear otis is doing well. still the violent kick has people talking. >> i've been coming here for 30 years and i've never seen anyone get that crazy over a dogfight. police are investigating. in san francisco, tiffany wilson, abc 7 news. >> santa clara police officers say they may hold their own boycott against the 49ers following colin kaepernick's be critical comments toward law
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enforcement. yesterday the san jose police officers association sent a letter to the association, saying members may stop working home games at levi's stadium. officers are angry about his comments, as well as the socks he wore depict being police as psi. it started with his refusal to stand for the national an they -- the national anthem. the police department said they will issue a statement today. yesterday they reiterated his expression of right of freedom of expression. kaepernick has promised to go beyond his that's anthem statementsably donates to go community affect the by inequity in justice. he heard boos while kneeling in protest. he have decide today kneel instead of sitting during the anthem to keep his message
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focused onen justice. after the game he said he's taking it one step further. he will donate the first $1 million he makes this season to help the marginal lives community. the area groups say he could do a lot of good. >> it could be helpful, for one thing, in addressing affordable housing. we need more housing here in the bay area. it could also be addressed, like i said, with spending more dollars on mental health services. thursday colin kaepernick and his girlfriend made their first donation, $60,000 worth of backpacks for kids in the harlem and the bronx. >> former stanford swimmer brock turner left jail yesterday, facing an uncertain future. he plans to live with his parents in ohio, where an angry reception awaits. abc7 news reporter katie marzullo explains. >> reporter: after serving half of a six-month sentence, former stanford swimmer brock turner left the jail. >> i think it should have been a stayed prison sentence. >> reporter: turner is expected to go home to green valley, ohio the police there said post cards will be be you mailed to nearby
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homeowners to alert them a sex offender will be living in the area. protesters are already there. this is where turner has lived the past three months. a cell he shared with five other inmates in protective custody. you >> there's a lot of reason a person is in protective custody. basically they are at risk while here. >> they said turner received hundreds of pieces of hate mail. [chanting] >> hours after turner was released, a rally outside the jail calling for the judge who sentence the him to be recalled. lawmakers and elected officials stood beside survivors of sexual assault. >> sexual assault is never the victim's fault. no one is ever asking for be door to be sexualry assaulted. [applause] >> santa clara county is unsafe because of judge persky sitting on the bench right now. >> the judge is currently only hearing sink cases. turner will be on probation for three years.
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abc7 news. brock turner's sentence has inspired new legislation that would guarantee prison time for sexual assaults. current laws allow for a leaner sentence if the victim was unconscious and not forced. the bill, which passed the house and senate this week, would man date three years of jail or prison. aclu opposes the legislation because it creates a mandatory minimum. it allows for probation in certain situations. >> a judge can propose probation but the judge would have to outline and clearly articulate on the record what the unique circumstances are that he or she would not be imposing the mandatory minimum sentence for this. >> governor jerry brown has until the end of the month to sign it. a second proposed bill would expand the definition of rape to include all forms of penetration. we sent out breaking news alerts as brock turner walked out of jail. you can the first to know what news breaks by downloading the abc7 news app. it's free for both apple and
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android devices. san francisco sheriffs officials are blaming a court clerk seas mistake for letting an inmate go weeks before his scheduled release. victor rodriguez still had three months to serve when the sheriff's department erroneously let him go on thursday night. he was in jail for allegedly threatening to shoot deputies with an ak-47. he was told to surrender himself this morning but it has not happened. we are hearing from the woman of a bay area police scandal. the woman spoke from her florida jail cell yesterday. she's being held there after a violent confrontation with security staff at the rehab facility where she was getting help for sex and drug addiction. she refused to talk about the incident but instead made a plea for her release. >> i want to go home. [indiscernible] >> there's no word on whether she will be allowed to return to the rehab facility.
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>> this morning a hurricane watch remains in effect for o'ahu and maui, but has been cancelled for the big island. it's a category 2 storm but it's expected to pass north of the islands. a high surf warning is in effect for the east-facing shores. waves are expected to peak at 25 feet today and could impact low-lying area. lester is weakening by the hour, but is expected to remain a hurricane through home. -- through tomorrow. in humboldt county a magnitude 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast off of ferndale about 7:30 last night. the epicenter was about sixty miles out into the ocean. they don't expect a tsunami. there's been no reports of shaking near the island. but the shocks could be felt in other states.
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no reports of damage. stay with abc7 news for breaking updates and follow us on twitter at abc7 news bay area. the time now is 6:09. lisa, you were tracking fog earlier. how is it looking right now? >> we still have the low clouds and fog this morning. temperatures cool, in the 50s. cooler than yesterday. we look outside from the exploratorium camera, the bay looks calm but the winds will pick up whitecaps across the bay and plenty of 60s and 70s. a cool down. your full forecast is straight ahead. >> thank you. of the also ahead, east bay police open up the doors of this minivan and make a shocking discovery. plus, exploding batteries. our partners at "consumer reports" said samsung's
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shhh. the family favorite. yoplait. an antioch man is facing charges for sexual assault on teenage girls. after police arrested 43-year-old cori murphy, they found an incoherent woman in the back of his van. they say she's not the only victim. katie has the story. >> reporter: this purple
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plymouth voyager van is best described as creepy, and worse, it's the scene of multiple attacks on women. >> i swear to god i saw that guy a million times. >> antioch police say 43-year-old cori murphy drugged and sexually assaulted at least two teenage girls. the investigators' case against him started with an alleged rape at the economy inn back in february. a 16-year-old woke up disoriented and reported being attacked by murphy and 27-year-old rose ann pennell. then in july a 14-year-old girl was assaulted in the same location, and a third woman was implicated in the crimes, 23-year-old sarah denzer. >> it's just crazy. it's violating. >> the three are in custody and being held on $4 million bail each. other victims and witnesses are being asked to contact police. in antioch, abc7 news.
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>> napa icon margaret mondovi passed away yesterday. he's known as a artist and businesswoman. she joined the staff at the winery in 1967 as its public relations director until she married the boss. the mondovi's helped put napa on the map. margaret mondovi had been battle stomach cancer for the past two yers. was 91. >> we have new details about a woman who was injured by a falling limb in san francisco. her husband said she suffered a setback this week. the family of the woman sent us this picture with her two daughters taken thursday at the hospital. her husband says she had a fever for three days. she was taken from physical therapy to emergency care, where doctors found a bladder infection. the 100-pound limb fell in washington square park last month, breaking her spine. even after a lengthy rehabilitation, she may never walk again.
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space-x officials say they are beginning it review 3,000 channels of computer and video data, all in an effort to find out the cause of thursday's launchpad explosion. the accident happened during a prelaunch test and destroyed a rocket and a satellite. right now the trouble appears to have started somewhere near the liquid oxygen tank in the upper stage of the rocket, which was being fueled at the time. from "7 on your side," and our partners at calmer reports, they want an official recall of a samsung phone used by more than 2 million people. it's had problems with battery fires. samsung has halted sales, but customers are still finding them for sale in stores and online. >> without an official recall, it's not illegal to sell the phones. but it is a safety issue so we feel a recall should be issued immediately. >> "consumer reports" said disconnect the phone if it gets unusually hot during charging and take it back to the retailer where it was purchased >> and california high school students may be required to know how to save a life before
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graduating. it's cpr. it can on taught during p. e. class. it is estimated to cost the state $10 million for things like practice mannequins. >> there's story after story of you kids going home for lunch, kids having holidays with their families and a person having a cardiac arrest and the person who knows the compression is usually the younger generation. >> more than 350,000 people experience heart attacks each year. emergency personnel say teaching students the technique could save thousands of lives. 34 states have already adopted mandatory cpr classes in schools. the mayors of san francisco and oakland are banding together to add some fizz to some hotly contested city ballot measures. at city hall they urged voters to approve measures on sugary drinks. they claim it causes an increase in obesity and bibs.
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you the new measure will tax distributors a penny per ounce. beverage companies call it a regressive grocery tax. they are spending $9 million to try to defeat the measures. >> the amount of money big soda is spending to create these deceptive ads is shameful, but i believe our voters are smarter than that. they care about their children and they want them to be healthy. >> a recent study found berkeley's tax on sugary drinks cut soda sales by 21% in low income neighborhood. >> traffic expected in fran this weekend. the golden gate bridge district is trying to make things smooth as smoothly as possible. they are closing the visitor parking lot until 5:00 each day. >> the department of forestry is warning us to be extra careful
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when camping this holiday weekend. the risk of fire is extremely high with five years of drought. if you camp, make sure you get a permit for a fire and clear debris within ten feet of the flames. if you plan on going swimming, make sure to swear a life jacket. they remind everyone drinking and swimming is just as dangerous as drinking and driving. >> those parks look nice. we are getting into sunshine today. we lose the cloud cover, but the winds will pick up. here's live doppler 7 showing you the fog all over over the bay area. we will look for not only a trough to mix that up, but we will get some wind. this is hermine, the update in the atlantic. up see the rain moving into norfolk, virginia. it's moving to the outer banks of north carolina. it's a slow mover and it will bring gusty winds, and rip tides. beaches are closed from virginia to new york city. look at the storm surge anywhere from 2 to 4 feet above ground. not a great holiday weekend for friends along the east coast. this is hurricane lester, tracking north of the hawaiian island chain. we still have a hurricane watch
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for parts of hawaii. but notice it continues to weaken to a category 1 right on through sunday. some gusty winds, heavy rain, and the high wave action, as well in hawaii. back home, lacking at temperatures in the 50. a nice outlook from san francisco. today is one of the coolest day out of the next five. 55 morgan hill, as well as half moon bay. san jose checking in at 58. a pretty picture from 280 in the south bay where you see sunshine there. a caller day in san jose. 47 santa rosa. 52 novato. 58 in concord. 56 in livermore. and from our roof camera you will notice that we've got not only the darkness out there, the one coming up later and later. cooler than normal this weekend. the warming trend starts at labor day and lasts right on through the middle of next week with the 90s staying put in the inland east bay. a lot of the you perhaps headed to the beach today might get sandblasted. the winds 20 to 30 miles per
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hour. not a warm day. santa cruz 64 and breezy to windy all across the bay. let's fast forward to tomorrow. we have low 80s inland. around 70 around richmond. the nice mild pattern continues. if you are waiting for the warmth, it araves for labor day. we should see highs in the upper 80s around antioch. mid-68 #* 80s livermore. still shy of average in san jose. by tuesday low 90s are with us and mid-70s in oakland. let's take a look at the south bay in particular today. 75 in san jose. you find your city here. 78 los gatos. 73 in sunnyvale, cupertino should see a high of 74. elsewhere around the bay, once again cool at the coast. 61 half moon bay. look for 70 palo alto. in the north bay 81 santa rosa, and san rafael checking in at 74 about 3:00. 75 in vallejo. you have to go up to lake port to see about 80 degrees. the seven-day forecast, for today and tomorrow we will see
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below-average temperatures with cooler and breezy winds, especially along the coast. we warm up labor day. the warming continues on tuesday. the summer heat takes hold wednesday and thursday inland with in the 80s around the bay. and still by next friday, those of you at work and wanting to be outside will get a piece of that on labor day on monday. >> but today mid-60s in santa cruz? >> jacques it will be cool. >> thanks. halloween is just around the corner, but in san francisco this weekend there are already a lot of people in costumes. we will give you
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>> the fall music festival? sonoma has been cancelled. primary cause is low ticket sales. the group said they raised millions of dollars for charity over the years but didn't want to put it at risk by staging a sparsely attended festival this week. the steve miller band and toby keith, among others, were set to perform. it's mating season for tarantula, and you can watch if you want to.
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happening today there is tarantula watch at 5:00. that's the time when the harry, but harmless male spiders control out looking for an 8-legged love interest. mt. diablo are controlling with the dark creatures. after mating male tarantulas die so see them while you can. >> comic-con got underway yesterday in san francisco. there were plenty. costumes on the convention floor and some of the costumes were pretty elaborate. the comic-con also has a film
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festival, a cartoon art museum and a gaming floor. event continues through tomorrow at the marriott gnar key hotel. still to come on abc7 morning, outrage over a controversial immigration comment from a trump supporter. so how is the campaign responding? also ahead, the act of bravery that united two sides of the bay. what a san francisco police officer did in oakland that merited him a special
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>> good morning. thanks for waking up with us. i'm chris nguyen. here's meteorologist lisa argen. she's tracking the conditions where you live. >> hi, chris. good morning. we are looking at not only the cloud cover, but a pretty photo just moments ago. there you see the low clouds and the high clouds. we have a cool morning out there with mid-50s half moon bay, san francisco. upper 50s mountain be view and san francisco. from mt. tam that sun coming up at about 6:42. looking at the numbers today, that will be cooler. so low clouds and fog will be mixed out due to a system pushing through to the north. 60s and 70s for most. just low 80s far inland. a warmup is on the way before we
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are done with our labor day weekend. chris. >> lisa, thank you. new this morning, president obama is in china participating in the annual summit of the group of 20 and comment being on the importance of labor unions. the president began his final tour as asia at the airport. this trip is it spotlighting the u.s. and chinese cooperation on climate change. before departing he recorded his weekly message where he praised the role of labor unions in growing the american economy. president obama will be in china through monday afternoon, which is when he will take off for laos. and steph curry is also in asia this morning with his wife. he tweeted saying learning how to make spring rolls in china. >> he's in the middle of a five- day promotional tour. he has new shoes inspired by characters from a 16th century classic chinese novel. one character has underestimated
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power and another is calm with laser focus. sounds like the qualities displayed by a certain mvp. in the race for the white house, there is new outrage over a comment made by a bay area man who started the group "latinos for trump" and brought the issue of tacos front and center. we have the story. >> reporter: it was a comment that combined food, culture and politics, and became on overnight internet sensation. >> my culture is a very dominant culture and it's imposing and it's causing problems. if you don't do something about it, you will have taco trucks on every corner. you. >> reporter: you saw it? >> oh, yes. >> reporter: what do you think? >> i'm okay with taco trucks, i'm not against it. >> he was trying to support the republican presidential nominees call to tighten immigration controls in the u.s. instead, people on social media poked fun at it. #tacotrucksoneverycorner has been trending all day.
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but not everyone is laughing. >> you have someone who is supposed to represent the latino community on behalf of donald trump, then say something as absurd and as stupid as what this individual said is pretty funny in a way, but it's sad. >> san francisco republican party member leo, and designated trump spokesman made clear he doesn't speak for the campaign. he says trump's own words on immigration seems to be well received by supporters. >> when donald trump finished his ten points on immigration speech, the fundraiser pickup website cashed. there was so much money flowing in. >> he's a long time legal immigration reform advocate. he's currently being sued by the san francisco city attorney, accused of providing fraudulent legal advice to immigrants in the city. a hearing on that is set for next month. in san francisco, sergio quintana, abc7 news. today donald trump is
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scheduled to visit an african-american church in detroit. you yesterday he started the weekend with black leaders in philadelphia are. a dozen african-american business, civic and religious leaders from the community spoke to the republican presidential candidate. trump also met with the mother of a murder victim. he will spend the holiday weekend reaching out to minority voters. >> hillary clinton is set to return to san francisco on september 12th for another fundraiser. this is video from last week when hillary clinton appeared in piedmont in an invitation obtained by "the chronicle." the organizers say it may be her last trip to the bay area before election day. the cheapest ticket is $250, but $10,000 will guarantee admittance to her reception. you it will feature a special performance by a guest. >> moderators have been announced for the upcoming presidential debates which start on september 26th. abc martha raditz will coanchor one with anderson cooper. moderators from other major networks will moderate the other
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debates. 6:33 is our time. people from all over the world are headed to the vatican this weekend for the canonization of mother theresa. she will be recognized as a saint in front of an estimated 500,000 people. she dedicated her life to helping poor and sick people in india and you across the world through her missions. a santa clara university ph.d. student who met mother theresa does not question her impact on this world. >> i met mother theresa when i was 18 years old. she had come to our parish church. and what really touched me was her compassion and her gentleness. when she blessed me i felt a sense of a deep joy within. mother theresa died 19 years ago at the age of 87. police departments on both sides of the bay came together to recognize one of their own yesterday. san francisco police officer riley bandy was praised for helping to stop an armed robbery in oakland.
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>> in front. his family, friends and colleagues, officer bandy was recognized for the quick thinking he displayed this summer while off-duty in oakland. >> i see a guy point a rifle at a citizen, and i confronted him. when i did that, he pointed the rifle at me. >> the award, the silver star medal from oakland police, is the department's second be highest honor for bravery. >> back in july officer bandy was unarmed and out for a jog around lake merritt when he saw an armed robbery in progress. a 16-year-old boy trying to take someone's cell phone. bandy yelled at the suspect, trying to draw attention away from the victim. >> the suspect backed away from the victim and fled on foot while officer bandy pursued the suspect on foot and called 911 on his cell phone all statement. you -- at the same time >> officer bandy stayed on the phone with dispatch as he
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followed the suspect. although it was first determined to be a a rifle and later was determined to be a bb gun, it doesn't takeaway i from his act of bravery that day. >> whether we are on the clock or off the clock we will stand here and defend you and put our life on the line doing it and we have no problem doing it. we've been sworn this do that and that's right exactly what we are going to do. >> the recognition came as a surprise to officer bandy. >> i take it personally when someone tries to victimize people in our community. i didn't want him to get away with it. >> officer bandy's commanding officers have also nominated him for an sfpd medal of valor. be. >> bart's new new seat hog rule is in effect. it allows police to run criminal background checks on riders and issues citations for those taking up more than one seat on frequently crowded trains. it applies during rush hours from 6 to 10 and 3 to 7:00 p.m. violators could face fines as high as $500 and repeat
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offenders could potentially get jail time. a reminder bart service between glen park and daly city is shut down through labor day. the transit agency is performing maintenance on the tracks between the stations. this is video of the work provided by art. it began at 6:00 this morning. bart warns the bus bridge could add an extra 60 minutes to your trip. as many as three more weekends may be required to complete the work. still ahead on abc7 mornings, a special holiday weekend soccer tournament in the east bay. why it's more than just a game for one national team visiting the bay area. but first here's a live look outside from san jose. this is highway 280. and i have to say perfect time on the part of our director. sunrise in san jose expected to be at 6:40. lisa argen will have your full accuweather forecast in just a few minutes.
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♪ give extra. get extra. >> welcome back. lisa argen returns in a little bits with the full accuweather forecast. happening today the annual art and wine festival in milbrae this weekend is worth checking out. these are scenes from last year's festival. downtown has transformed into a marreddy draw atmosphere with shots of food and wine to drink and plenty of artwork. the festival runs today and
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tomorrow from 10:00 to 5:00. and lisa hopefully you are bringing good weather for it? >> yeah. but the weather is definitely changing the next couple of days with wind today. we will clear it out but the wind might be a problem for you. live from mt. tam. it's 47 in santa rosa auction 55 in napa. highly vair angle. look at all the cloudness. we will talk about how sunny and warm it will get today, the weekend and next week in just a few. >> thanks, lisa. also next, stanford kicks off their season, trying to avoid the upset. the running back mc caffery had big runs against kansas
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. >> santa cruz, good morning to you. time is 6:44. we are taking a live look outside. up see the clouds above, and lisa tells us that the temperature is expected to only be in the mid-60s in santa cruz. we will get a check of the full forecast for the bay area coming up. the afghanistan women's national soccer team is playing a week-long tournament in the east bay, hoping to qualify for an international event abc7 news was in dublin when they practiced earlier this week. for some of the players it's been quite a journey to get here
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we have the story from dublin. >> reporter: the afghanistan women's soccer team is headed in the right direction and tuning up here for competition overseas. they are intent on breaking some barriers, not just in sports. >> everyone has a fire in their heart. >> she was in denmark. her family left war-torn afghanistan when she was ten. >> you want to inspire people, small children, small girls in afghanistan to look at us and say i want to be like her. she did it, i can do it. a team founder, the 29-year-old lived under constant threat in her own country, simply because she played football. >> when we start playing football, it was not a safe place for us. we faced a lot of warnings. >> they are going to blow right past you. >> this year she reached out to haley carter, a naval academy grad, who served two tours in iraq and now plays for the houston dash. >> it's nice to see not only are these girls getting an opportunity to play but girls in afghanistan are because of the coverage we are getting as a team. you. >> the play is not over until the ball has been cleared!
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>> former cal coach, kelly lindsay, is the head coach. >> drive it. >> that's it! >> these players clearly have the drive to be successful on the field. but more importantly, they want to be an inspiration to girls and women everywhere, especially at home. >> this is a dream for not only my dream, but the rest of the group's dream that is coming true. one, two, three! >> in dublin, laura anthony, abc7 news. now your accuweather forecast with lisa argen. >> good morning. you can see the fog and high clouds around the bay. right now it's everywhere, but wind will come in and mix it all outs for full sunshine. hermine continues to meander off the coast of the atlantic. we are looking at not only heavy rain, damaging winds, but a storm surge and possible rip tides and flooding that has caused the beaches to be closed
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today and tomorrow. not only in new york, but maybe new jersey, as well, with up to 2 to 4 feet above ground, that storm surge. unfortunately not a great labor day weekend there. in the tropics looking at lester. it is still right now a category 2 of winds of 100 miles an hour. it continues to track to the west-northwest at 15 and eventually weakens. but still hurricane watches which means winds from 45 to 73 miles per hour right along parts of o'ahu. not only damaging winds but heavy rain and storm surge as well along the hawaiian i land train. back here, upper 50s mountain view. 59 morgan hill and half moon bay. we've had pretty pictures from the sutro tower cam. low clouds here and the high clouds above and the sun just up. it's cool in santa rosa. 47 here. 50 novato and upper 50s
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fairfield and con court. 56 in livermore. finally from 680 looking at a really pretty picture here. you can see the sun, a sliver of light there. cool early than normal this weekend. look for a warming trend that starts on labor day and it will last right on through several days beyond labor day. of course, isn't that typical? it always happens that way. we've had the month of august well below average for most of you. 71 in tahoe. should be the warmest day out of the next three. 85 yosemite. 76 los angeles. and a live look right now in the sierra nevada. you can see the cloud cover here. but looks pretty nice, 72 for your saturday. 65 tomorrow and still brisk on monday, labor day, at 67. loo at the overnight lows. in and around freezing. wind gusts this arnott only on the coast here, up to 30 miles per hour. here we are at 1:00 and it's breezy all around the bay. 15 miles per hour winds. and right on through 4:00 p.m. 15 to 20 miles per hour winds out of the northwest. and even gustier from point
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reyes, perhaps up to 40 miles per hour at times. so in san jose today, look how cool. you should be 83. 75 today. 78 tomorrow. low 80s arrive on monday and even warmer than that as we head into next week. so the a's tonight, 7:30 at sunset. and the rest of the bay area enjoying sunshine. brisk conditions on the coast. 70 palo alto. looking at 77 in livermore, 735 vallejo. and the accuweather seven-day forecast, temperatures remaining cool. low to mid-80s today and tomorrow. upper 50s to low 60s coastside. labor day warmth arrives on monday. low to mid-90s as we go through wednesday and thursday. it will stay that way and 80s around the bay. so, of course, some of our best weather in september. >> not too hot and not too cold. >> yeah. >> thanks, lisa.
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in sports, this afternoon san jose state opens its season in tulsa, oklahoma. the spartans take on the golden hurricanes at chapman stadium. kickoff at 4:00 p.m. last night number 8 stanford played their season opener against kansas state. here's larry beil with the highlights in this morning's sports report. >> good morning, everybody. after finishing second in the heisman trophy race last year, all as are on the star mccarthy. they wanted to stop number 5. this may be the prettiest touchdown that doesn't count. mc caffery fielding the punt inside the 5. that's a no-no and he was scolded for that after the game. lookout now, it's white lightning! gone! 97 yards, but it's called back because of a block in the back by a freshman. ryan burns making his first career start. completed his first ten passes. second quarter, a wide-open michael rechter. the touchdown. burns 14 of 18. 10-6. cardinal mc caffery, the highlight real. look at this move right there! leaving some lingerie on the field above a defender.
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k-state hung in there. made it a six-point game. mc caffery icing it. another scamper. no catching him from behind. a 41-yard touchdown. 126 yards rushing on the night. 210 all-purpose yards and two tds as stanford wins 26-13. >> happy to get a win. happy to find a way to win. happy to finish the game on the field. not clean, not pretty in the second half, but we played hard and showed heart at the end. very proud of our guys and their effort. >> we started fast, but we have to find a way to stay focused throughout the second, third quarter and find a way to finish at the end. >> on to baseball. three hits per game is not going to get it done for the giants. for the second game in a row the giants' offense was on fumes in chicago. there's not any way to make a playoff push. runs hard to come up for both teams at wrigley field. david ross comes in here. cubs get two runs in the third to take the 2-0 lead.
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that was enough for john lester who was dealing. he was no-hitting the giants for 6 2/3. hunter pence ended that. home run for the second game in a row. the giants go down 2-1. but lester would go the distance. 3-hitter. brandon crawford looking to end it. giants fall 2-1. they are fortunate the dodgers have not left them in the dust in the west. a's and red socks. david ortiz, big papi. his final trip to the coliseum. a's gave him a bottle of wine. the base hit. 1-0 sox. treggs was on the mound. he left with a back injury after the first. boston the 4 runs in the fifth, 6 in the sixth. and travis shaw, a three-run homer. and things really got out of the control in this game as the red socks would roll to victory 16-2. and don't forget college football tonight back on abc7, 5:00 kickoff for alabama and
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usc. that should be a good one. have a great weekend, everybody. i'm larry beil. next, the magic of the mediterranean comes to the peninsula. the annual festival that may have you
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>> hearby are are the winning numbers from last night's $92 million mega-millions drawing. nobody picked all six so tuesday
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night's jackpot goes up to $101 million. happening today, the kickoff of the 46th annual belmont greek festival. it's being held at holy cross greek orthodox church. there will be a lot of food, music, dancing and all things greek. the fun starts today through monday at noon. admission is free today between noon and 2:00 p.m.. let's get a check of the final accuweather forecast now with lisa argen. >> thinking about the grape leaves already. sounds good. you beautiful skies in bell montreal today. temperatures will approach 70 degrees. could be shy of that in san mateo. 81 in santa rosa. if you are thinking it looks cooler than what we have been used to, you are right. today, low 80s inland. below average for tomorrow. labor day warmth arrives on labor day right on cue. then the warming continues with summer heat inland.
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warm to hot conditions in the mid-90s . and low 80s taggiest through the middle and end of the work week. even the coast warms to the mid-and upper 60s wednesday and thursday a little hooky on the horizon. you have days off, don't you, chris? >> looking forward to it. thank you are. thanks for joining us on abc7 this morning. i am chris nguyen along said lisa argen. the news continues now online, on twitter, facebook and instagram. "good morning america" is next. as we say good-bye we leave you with a final look outside. abc7 news continues at 8:00 a.m. we will see you then.
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there's more to know. xarelto. good morning, america. new overnight, hermine's fury. the tropical storm battering the south. now marching up the east coast. a fallen tree splitting this home in half. the watches and warnings this morning from north carolina to connecticut. >> we are now offering and have been informed that we are having life-threatening storm surges. >> 20 million people in the crosshairs. team coverage of this dangerous storm and the labor day washout. e-mail investigation. the fbi's secret pages revealed. what hillary clinton says she knew about classified information on her private e-mail server. agents giving her a test, did she know that "c" meant classified. missing on the mountain.

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