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the east bay. crews are working to clean up a spill on interstate 680 in dublin. you're seeing cars passing by without much of a problem. that's because the backup is behind this. we'll check in with sue hall. sue, how big of a backup are we talking about? >> it's pretty nasty, backing up all the way to bollinger canyon. that big rig is on the right-hand shoulder as you can see from sky 7. check out, now he's backing up and pulling out. you can see the backup that remains. once they merge past the scene of that truck, it does clear up towards the dublin interchange. you are just stacked up for several miles. your bestality mat, san ramon valley boulevard. as you can see on the screen, that's the main street parallel to the freeway. it looks pretty good at this particular hour. i would take that as your alternate until they get this cleaned up. they said 6:00.
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we're now at 6:00. they're mopping up the mess. we'll be following this. san ramon valley boulevard looks like a good alternate. once you're past the dublin interchange, you're looking good. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. the sea breeze is back with a little attitude. look at this, 24 miles per hour. that's what's gusty in sfo. 18 in half moon bay to 28 in fairfield, 31 in concord. this is the look from the east bay hills back to the east. the sunshine, you can see it's topping the east bay hills. where are the 90s, the 80s? some of us will get to 70s. it will be between noon and 4:00. we start off in the low to mid 60s at 7:00. mid 60s around the bay and inland at noon. mid 60s at 4:00. grab a coat this evening. mid to upper 50s. >> we want to continue with our team coverage of this big issue
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on 680. we've been tracking the tweets out from matt on the ground. can you give us an update on the progress in the last few minutes? >> reporter: they're hoping to make some progress. they've got that big rig up onto its tow truck and no word on why they're not moving out of the area right now. they still have three lanes closed. chp blocked all lanes of traffic in the last half hour or so. they allowed caltrans to come out here and sweep up all that diesel fuel that spilled here on southbound 680 right before dublin boulevard. they reopened it and those three lanes are now open. taking a look at this video from earlier, this hand because of a fuel tank of a big rig damaged at about 2:10 this morning. the driver told chp he heard a loud noise and ended up swerving into the center divide. he wasn't hurt. his truck cannot be driven. chp was hoping to have all lanes open by now. that hasn't happened yet. if you can take another way to
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work, i would do that. on the other side of 680, it goes for miles there. back to you in the studio. new developments this morning in that attack in eastern belgium that happened yesterday. it's now being called a terrorist murder. we actually learned overnight the attacker who killed two police officers and a bystander also killed another person the day before the attack, and all of this chaos actually happened while the attacker was on a two-day release from prison. the shooter is benjamin herman. he reportedly shouted allahu akbar during the attack. he took a hostage at the school. the belgian interior men center says the woman may have helped talk down the shooter and avoid deaths inside the school. he crept up behind the two police officers, stabbed them repeatedly, stole their guns, then shot them in the back and
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also shot the bystander. back to you, reggie. >> we also have an update on the firefighter injured during this fire at a beloved lake county market. justin costa remains hospitalized at the uc davis burn center in sacramento. he's in fair condition. costa is alert and talking. the fire broke out at hard center's market and hardware store. it's believed to be a total loss. that market served customers for 75 years. the cause is under investigation. a massive protest at an egg farm near petaluma led to dozens of arrests. animal activists from direct action everywhere say they stormed the facility to rescue hens. police arrested 40 activists for protesters. the protesters say they have evidence of animal cruelty. they provided photos to us, but the pictures could not be verified sunrise farms has notesnded our request for comment. 6:04.
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the alum rock school district superintendent is under scrutiny again. after last night's school board meeting, it appears dr. bauer remains there for now. this is involving a contractor the district hired to do millions in construction work. the santa clara county da has an open investigation as well. some parents say school board members may be the ones with something to hide. >> we have a superintendent doing a phenomenal job and by blowing the whistle, they are bullying her. >> the school board president says if there was a contractor issue, i would have come out by now. are you waiting for someone to discover your great idea? today may b your lucky day. >> shark tank producers are in the bay area this morning. they're ready for your pitches. abc 7 news reporter amy hollyfield live in san francisco with tips and more details about today's tryouts. >> reporter: good morning. here is a look at the line of people who are hoping to make it
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onto the shark tank show. we've got a dozen people here on market street. it is cold here and they have a ways to go. wrist bands won't be handed out until 9:00 this morning. here is a look at the room where they will get their chance. each candidate will approach one of these five tables, give their pitch to one person. the actual sharks will not be here. these will be show produceers who will decide whether they advance. producers say energy and passion will go a long way today. the man at the front of the line is here to pitch high-end custom-made chocolates. he says he needs funding. he got here at 2:30 this morning. >> i'm cold. we'll see. i haven't done an audition like this before. this will be something new and hopefully we'll get somewhere. >> reporter: here is the information of where you need to go if you have an idea. it's not too late. come out here to 1446 market street. producers say the first 500
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applicants are guaranteed to be scene. they will get one minute to try and sell their idea. live in san francisco, amy hollyfield, abc 7 news. >> a good guaraee and a great opportunity. tre is a warning about birth control pills. the flaw in one type that could lead to unintended pregnancy. the uninvited guests that showed up at a bay area beach over the weekend. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. check out the cloud cover, moving into walnut creek. that means a big change in our forecast starting today and lasting through tomorrow. it doesn't last long. the 80s and 90s are
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boasting. overselling his achievements. making false claims. as lieutenant governor, he skipped many of his duties, saying the job was "so dull," he only shows up to work at the state capitol "like one day a week, tops." the same gavin who, as mayor, "split town" during a massive oil spill and "jetted hawaii." gavin's not gonna work... aserno
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we still have lanes blocked. this is southbound '680 at alcosta. the big rig had its fuel tank ruptured earlier this morning. it's attached to the tow truck but they haven't moved it yet. yo can see the cleanup crews there. it dumped 70 gallons of fuel between alcosta and dublin boulevard. take a look at the backup, past the scene -- before the scene i should say, and it is stacked all the way into san ramon, past
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bollinger canyon. major delays we'll let you know when they hope to get this cleared up. mike? >> hi, everybody. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. low to mid 50s until you get around menlo park, also 48. low to mid 50s along the east bayshore to the south bay. antioch at 59, santa rosa 48, one of our cool sports. here is a look at what's going on as far as activity planner. caution at the beaches and the bay. on the flip side, if you want to do yard work, really comfortable for that. looked at the small craft advisory, it goes from today at noon through tomorrow afternoon at 3:00. west winds in the yellow gusting up to 30 miles an hour. it will be a noisy not.
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increasing sunshine in the south bay, 67 by noon, upper 60s through 4:00. this evening significantly cooler, even though it's sunny at 8:00, 59 droes. be prepared for that. 6:12. allergan recalling a birth control product because of the active and placebo pills are out of order. the company is issuing the voluntary recall for th the taytulla sample pack. they say the first four days had placebo capsules instead of active capsules. allergan says to contact your physician for a return. morgan freeman is demanding an apology, blasting a report accusing him of sexual assault. tracking a state of emergency in north carolina. emergency in north carolina. the dangerous situation (baby laughs) emergency in north carolina. the dangerous situation ♪
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welcome back. flooding continues on the east coast. while you were sleeping, an e c evacuation order was ordered for parts of north carolina down strome of lake tahoma. it want to show you residents in shelters right now. the lake's dam could rupture at any moment. a couple hundred people displaced because of concerns
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for landslides and flooding. look at this, this is new video from old fort, north carolina. there were landslides already. this is from the rain alone. obviously they're trying to avoid a larger situation if that dam ruptures. dam engineers should be inspecting the dam. they said they would start doing so at daybreak. actor morgan freeman is fighting against a cnn article that accuses him of sexual misconduct. freeman's legal team sent the network a ten-page letter demanding an apology and a retraction. cnn reports at least eight women accused him of sexual misconduct including one of cnn's own entertainment reporters. she co-wrote the article. the network is standing by its reporting. abc news analyst dan abrams explains. >> to be able to win a lawsuit, they'd have to be able to prove
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that the writer knew or should have known that there were things in the article that were false, not just misinterpreted, not just misleading. you need false facts that were stated in the context of the article. >> dan abrams goes into more detail about the possible legal fight coming up at 7:00 on gma. 6:17. we have new details on the delivery reboelgts we told you about. kiwi has filled 10,000 orders so far. they use a team of delivery robots. one of them picks up the order at the restaurant. it's loaded into a semi ought ton mows trike. the last mile robot makes the final delivery. kiwi ceo says it's cheaper than human couriers. jellyfish lined up along pacifica state beach taking beachgoers by surprise. the yelly fish are known to wash up in late spring and early
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summer. experts at the california academy of sciences say this larger beaching appears to be a bay area venom no. officials say this type of jellyfish is usually harmless even when it's in the water. >> they say usually. >> the kids are having fun playing with it. good for them. it looks like in the past couple minutes, i saw them towing away the 680. >> it also took the damaged fuel tank of the big rig. those have been cleared out of the right-hand lanes. they still have the two right-hand lanes. this is southbound 680 near alcosta boulevard. in contra costa count. the backup is past bollinger canyon. the frontage road, that's san ramon valley boulevard. it's looking pretty good at this
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hour as yourality mat. two right lanes blocked near alcosta. the big rig hit something or something happened to the fuel tank. they're in the process of cleaning up that fuel, and for a time, all lanes were closed down. that's changed now for the two right lanes remaining closedt it g past the scene. once again, san ramon valley boulevard to san ramon road will be your best alternate. we'll check back in a few minutes. here is mike with your forecast. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. let's take a look from the exploratorium. multilayers of cloud cover out there. dry cold front kicking up high-level clouds. eventually today we'll become mostly sunny and a break from summer. more clouds coming in as we infuse the marine layer with a little more moisture. that's why drizzle is more likely tomorrow morning and the extended. the heat is coming back, especially inland. you can see the cloud cover increasing through 7:00. then when the breezes kick in around lunch, it thins out that
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moisture and just about all of us seeing mostly sunny conditions. that will last through the afternoon hours. by 7:00, look at the clouds starting to roll back in with that stronger marine layer and the juicier air mass. mainly upper 50s in san francisco, that's about it, south san francisco in the low to mid 60s. across the bay, mid 60s in oakland. san mateo, mid to upper 60s for you and the peninsula. upper 50s to near 60 along the coast. as we head to the south bay, low to mid 70s for sunnyvale and milpit milpitas. the air conditioning is off once again east bay valleys. low to mid 70s. my accuweather seven-day forecast, cooler by two to four degrees tomorrow. 80s and 90s this weekend.
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"good morning america" coming up apt 7:00 on abc 7. >> ginger zee live from new york city with a look at what's ahead. hi, ginger. >> reggie and natasha, great to be with you this morning. coming up on gma, we'll continue the coverage after the fallout of roseanne barr's tweets led to the cancellation of her show, saying ambien may have been a factor. three incredible women who all lost more than 100 pounds without surgery. they're going to join us live. they'll share their difficult journeys and amazing transformations. you don't want to miss it. the exclusive first television performance from the cast of "frozen," the broadway musical. it's all coming up only on gma. >> i'm so excited about "frozen." i made new friend, casey leavy, the star of the show playing elsa. she's amazing. >> i was just with the person who plays anna. they're really special ladies. you'll love it. >> looking forward to that.
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be careful what you write on yelp. one woman is facing a million-dollar lawsuit over i thought after sandy hook, where 20 six and seven year olds were slain, this would never happen again. it has happened more than 200 times in 5 years. dianne feinstein and a new generation are leading the fight to pass a new assault weapons ban. say no to the nra and yes to common-sense gun laws. california values senator dianne feinstein say no to the nra and yes to common-sense gun laws. weaving your own shoes...rgy by out of flax.
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and mayor gavin newsom, he went to hawaii. man: newsome left the day after the spill for a four-day vacation in hawaii. the same gavin who said his job as lieutenant governor was so dull, he only showed up for work at the state capitol one day a week, tops. gavin's not gonna work as governor. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. just checked sfo. no arrival delays even though, wow, it's looking murky there. we say so long to summer today and tomorrow. the biggest drop in temperatures today from 7 degrees cooler in
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san francisco to 12 to 23 degrees cooler for the rest of us. no more 80s, no more 90s until the weekend. a warning before you post reviews online. a woman is now being sued by a doctor for a million dollars after writing a negative review. she's facing a defamation lawsuit now. the 36-year-old gave new york city doctor a one-star rating on yelp and another site. she wrote she was given a false diagnosis that she believes was intentionally given out to scare her so she would pay for a second visit. >> i just wanted to help people. it wrote it with the best intentions of telling people, look, this is what happened to me, don't go here. >> the doctor's lawyers tell abc news while everyone is entitled to their opinion, outright lies mask reading as reviews can cause serious damage.
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instead of saying, for example, this is place is a rip-off, say i had a bad experience and here is exactly what they charged me. happening today, kim kardashian goes to the white house. planning to meet with president trump and jared kushner to discuss prison reform. she's expected to ask the president to pardon a woman serving a life sentence for a first-time drug offense. next at 6:30. ne calls for investigation into tesla's auto pilot feature. we're also following this accident southbound 680 near alcosta, it happened earlier this morning involving a big rig with a ruptured fuel tank. two right lanes remain blocked at alcosta, the backup into san ramon. we'll have more in just a few minutes. roseanne on a tweet storm overnight after her show got canceled,
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employee. now at 6:30, breaking news. a major backup on i 680 this morning after a fuel spill. you see this live picture from sky 7. we have team coverage. roseanne firing back, the actress taking aim at her co-stars after they responded to her racist tweets. uber's new panic button. the feature to make you feel
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safer during your next ride. >> when you go outside this morning, you might feel a little bit of a shock. summer is all of a sudden gone. the cooldown you can expect today. i definitely felt it when i got up this morning. >> for sure. good morning on this wednesday, may 30th. alexis is off. sue is very busy with the mess on 680. we want to start meteorologist mike nicco. a 25-degree difference in temperatures today. >> somebody made heat mizer mad. he left. you want to stick around for the accuweather seven-day forecast. the low clouds and high clouds as a dry cold front is rolling through. the dramatic dress in the temperatures. let's map it out. low to mid 50s this morning. we'll stay in the mid to upper 50s at the coast the rest of the day, 63 to 64 at noon. and then only 64 to 678 around the bay and inland at 4:00. you'll need a coat. sunshine at 7:00, bare li 60
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around the bay and inland. enjoy the reprieve from summer. here is sue. >> we have our eyes focused on this accident in dublin, southbound 680 near alcosta, a truck slammed into the center divide and started leaking fuel. they just towed that away along with the ruptured fuel tank. the cleanup remains southbound. two right lanes are blocked causing maj delays from san ramon in the southbound direction. sky 7 was over the boulevard a few minutes ago. it looks good. an alternate route. will be your alternate. hoping to them opened by 6:00. we will keep our eye on this and give you updates in a few more minutes. >> we have been tracking that mess on 680 all morning long as crews were scrambling to pick all the spilled diesel fuel.
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matt keller live on the scene in dublin. >> reporter: good morning, natasha and reggie. i've got a bird's eye view of this mess. i would like to say things have gotten better over the last half hour or so, but that would not be true. the backup, as traffic continues to crawl all the way up to dublin boulevard. they have two lanes closed up there as they are working to get that fuel spill still cleaned up. this all happened after a fuel tank of a big rig was damaged at about 2:10 this morning still no word on when they plan on getting these lanes back open. obviously a big mess this morning. live in dublin, matt keller, abc 7 news. >> if you have the abc 7 news
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app you were alerted to this crash just after 4:30 this morning. download it if you don't have it. it's free. now to the fallout over roseanne's cancellation. this morning she's blaming her racist tweet on prescription medications, specifically ambien. >> stephanie ramos live in washington with the latest. she's been busy. >> she certainly has. it will be a long day of tweets. roseanne has been non-stop tweeting and tweeting since yesterday. even sending tweets attacking her tv kids who criticized her. >> reporter: the revival of "roseanne" was canceled just hours after roseanne barr tweeted this, muslim brotherhood and planet of the apes had a baby equals vj. the vj she's referring to is valerie jarrett, a former adviser to president obama. by tuesday morning barr's tweet
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had been deleted and replaced with an apology. roseanne's tweet outraged fans, but also her own cast mates. meanwhile the subject of the twee val jarrett responded on msnbc. >> bob eiger, the ceo ceo ce called me, he had zero tolerance fo that kind of comment and wanted to make before he made it public that he was canceling the show. >> barr saying, don't feel sorry for me guys. i just want to apologize to the hundreds of people who lost their jobs on the show due to my stupid tweet. >> streaming service hulu and other cable networks have removed roseanne reruns and her talent agency has also dropped her. reporting live from washington,
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stephanie ramos, abc 7 news. stephanie, thank you, i'm going to add on to what stephanie was reporting. roseanne tweeted as little as a half hour ago, she's not getting much sleep. the most notable thing has been response to fellow co-workers. she responded to sara gilbert and michael fishman. this is the tweet to michael phishman saying, quote, i created the platform thor that inclusivity and you know it. me. you throw me under the bus. nice. if you're wondering what she's been retreating throughout the night, it's mainly people who defend her or say the backlash was too harsh. happening today, two consumer groups will call for new investigation into tesla and the auto pilot feature. >> what they call, quote, tesla's misleading and deceptive
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marketing processes. they say the tesla ceo elon musk is making people believe his cars are fully autonomous. >> police are investigating if auto pilot mode had anything to do with this crash. a model s slammed into a police car in laguna beach yesterday. the tesla driver had minor injuries. the officer was not in the car when the crash happened. this is the third time this year that a tesla reported to be on auto pilot has hit a parked emergency vehicle. the family of a teenage boy in a hammer attack credits a fast emergency response for saving his life. suspects entered a garage and attacked three teens with a hammer. one of the victims is a 17-year-old boy named alex who is still in critical condition with head injuries this morning. his family says he's alert and responsive after undergoing surgery. a family friend who didn't want to be identified shared this photo with us. >> i've known him his whole
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life. alex is a sweetheart, a good kid. watching him fight for his life yesterday was one of the hardest days of my life. >> detectives say the suspect stole several items. investigators think the attack was not random. >> there's a gofundme page set up that has raised more than half of its $50,000 goal. a student was arrested for having a loaded gun in his backpa backpack. the alameda county sheriff's office. tweeted this photo. a student tipped off school staff that the 16-year-old might have a gun. that student could be suspended or expelled along with possible criminal charges. we go back to sky 7. this is over the dublin area. san ramon boulevard. san ramon road, as a matter of fact. it looks like it's a good alternate because the freeway southbound 680 in dublin is
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jammed. we had an earlier problem with a big rig leaking fuel. you can see how heavy the traffic is southbound 680. two lanes are still blocked in the southbound direction near alcosta. the parallel is valley boulevard to san ramon road. it looks like a good alternate. we've been reminding folks that would be a good alternate f yo they were hoping to have this cleaned up by 6:00. that hasn't happened yet. they're trying to clean up the fuel spill and that's what's causing all the delays back to bol ling jer canyon in san ramon. mike, how is the weather? >> we talked about it at the beginning of the half hour. it's four degrees cooler in san francisco to nine or ten in deliver moore and fairfield. cooler start and a much cooler ending on the way. low to mid 50s if you're heading out right now in the south bay, 56 in san jose, one of the warm
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spots. low to mid 50s on both sides of the bay out towards the coast and east bay valleys, brentwood at 59. here is a look at the san mateo bridge. we're looking westbound from the east bay. you can see just how hazy and cloudy it is right now. there's isolated drizzle possible near the coast or if you drive into the clouds as you move through the east bay hills, that will be it for today. cool to mild. those are your temperatures this morning and afternoon into mass transit. year ferry ride, get ready for the strong breezes this afternoon. getting kids ready for the last days of school. mid 50s at 7:00, mid 50s to low 60s at 11:00. mid 50s to mid 60s from the coast to bay and inland by 3:00. noise afternoon for outdoor activities. san francisco, you'll see about total sunshine, about 57. we'll call it mostly sunny. upper 50s through 6:00.
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dropping back into the mid 50s by 8:00. we'll take a look at the 90s because they are coming back in the accuweather seven-day forecast. uber's panic button is live in the united states. this is to improve safety after a string of incidents where riders say they were assaulted during a ride. that new function allows you to call 911 from the safety center in the uber app. a frightening discovery right outside of an east bay home. the snake wrangler and his specially trained pup come to the rescue. looking at the big board at the new york stock exchange. up 163 points this morning. it could be a rocky day for investors. calling all entrepreneurs. if you've got a good idea, it could help you get on "shark
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want to draw your attention to things happening in the central valley. interstate 5, winds possibly blowing cross ways or perpendicular to where you're driving onlying out of the west up to 50 miles per hour from 2:00 this afternoon to 11:00 this evening. as far as highs today, cool
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breezes reaching sacramento at 76. palm springs 97. look at tahoe. 59 tomorrow and 78 by saturday. no thunderstorms in this forecast. this morning i am tracking the latest on north korea's meetings with the u.s. and now russia. just hours ago russia announced its foreign minister willisit north korea tomo. it'so discuss bilateral issues and this comes as the top nor korean official is traveling to new york to meet with secretary of state mike pompeo. they'll try to salvage a planned summit between kim jong-un and president trump. last week the president canceled the june 12th summit in singapore. but he has since suggested that the meeting could be back on. >> happening today, duelling rallies will be held in support and against the june 5th reskaul vote for skrount judge aaron perskys. supporters of the recall will
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hold a rally in front of the law office of james mcmahon muss who is persky's campaign lawyer. a no recall rally will be held at 12:15 in front of the county recorder's office in downtown san jose. we understand persky may attend and speak at it was all sparked by a controversial six-month sentence that he gave brock turner following his conviction of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. a pair of bills to protect people from wildfires caused by power equipment are headed for a vote. one requires detailed procedures for handling disasters like wildfires. the other measure would require the companies to cut power to lines at risk of being knocked down by strong winds. last week cal fire said trees coming into contact with power lines caused four major powers in nevada counties. the official cause of last year's north bay wildfires has not been determined. are you waiting for someone
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to discover your great idea? wait no more. today could be your lucky day if you act fast. >> "shark tank" producers are here this morning and waiting for your pitches. abc 7's amy hollyfield. >> reporter: good morning. take a look at the line. these are all the people who have ideas they want pitched to try to get on the show "shark tank." it is cold out here on market street. these candidates are a lot of energy and enthusiasm. here is a sneak peek inside the room where they'll get to pitch their idea this morning. they will approach one person at one of these tables and they get a minute to sell their idea. the actual sharks won't be here. these will be show producer who will decide if they advance. we've been talking to people in line about how they feel they'll do. if you come down here, here is what you'll be up against.
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>> i think i have a good chance. i make mushroom teas known for anti oxidant properties, anti-inflammatory. 216 vital nutrients. i put it with the most fabulous teas, cold brew and stuff like that. >> reporter: that's one of hundreds that will be pitched today. if you think you can do better, come down to 1446 market street in san francisco. they'll start handing out wrist bands at 9:00 this morning. they guarantee the most 500 people will be seen. there are not that many people here yet. the casting producer says being passionate about your country and having a lot of energy goes a long way. saying this is 50% about your company and 50% about your backstory. live in san francisco, amy hollyfield abc 7 news. >> did that gentleman say turkey
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tail tea? >> reporter: he did. >> did you try it? >> reporter: i did not. i thought it would be smart to not drink anything with mushrooms while i'm on air at work. i did google turkey tail. it is a mushroom. it's not the actual tail of a turkey. so these are the things i'm learning today out here. >> art, amy. have a good one. for that reason i am out, as they say on the show. your morning money report. a chick-fil-a restaurant owner in sacramento is giving employees a raise. >> going from $13 to $15 to $17 to $18. a tess lar competitor is about to go public. according to bloomberg, chinese
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electric automaker nio secretly filed for a public offering. their headquarters is in san jose. the ipo is hoping the raise $2 billion for the company. they started selling in china for about $30,000 less than the tesla model s. a live look at the new york stock exchange as trading gets under way. in the green up about 147 points, 24,508. today all eyes are on italy because of worries in a political crisis driving fierea of a possible financial crisis in europe. yesterday the concerns caused the dow to plummet. at one point it was down 500 points. game one of the nba finals is tomorrow night. the team store at the west field mall in san francisco, no surprise, has seen an uptick in sales. just like the past three years, the official 2018 nba finals hat
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is the hot ticket item. >> the finals hat, get one every year. >> getting a hat for my family and getting prepared for a hopeful parade. >> preparations are under way at oracle arena. the team sent out this video of the nba final signage going up yesterday inside and outside the building. as we mentioned, abc 7, the only place you can watch the nba finals presented by youtube tv. game one versus the cavaliers, pre gaenl show at 5:00, abc coverage starts at 5:30. tip-off at 6:00. stay with us for toyota after the game. >> a whole schedule for you. >> have your night planned. this is puppy love. take a loo at that wagging tail. a firefighter got a couple of wet kisses during a dog rescue in maine. this happened after the pooch made its way onto the home's roof and got stranded there people spotted the dog and called for help. a captain climbed the ladder and
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reached the dog and was able to cokes the canine back to the house after wet kisses and a friendly greeting. >> did he fly up there? >> he climbed out and was like, oh. >> what did i do wrong? >> this man is here to say hi to me. that's cool. >> see what you miss if you don't adopt one of our perfect pets. >> how is the situation on 680 shaping up. >> two lanes southbound 680 in the dublin area blocked with this accident. what happened is a big rig hit a center divide or hit something and it jammed its fuel tank which tleaked 70 gallons onto te roadways. you can see the backup still remains to bollinger canyon. they're trying to get the fuel spill cleaned up. in the meantime, expect delays
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of about 25 to 30 minutes to get from san ramon into dublin-pleasanton. here is a look at your drive times. 580, tracy to dublin, an hour and 16 minutes. late road work there. 41 minutes antioch into concord on westbound 4. san rafael to san francisco on 101, 19 minutes. here is mike with your forecast. you're never more than seven minutes away from my accuweather forecast. it's back. the marine layer. it's got a little attitude with it. temperatures could be up to 25 degrees cooler today. mainly overcast. a better chance of drizzle as we try to infuse the marine layer with more moisture. bay to inland, warm to hot. you can see a cold front, dry cold front rolling through. the lower clouds are the darker
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gray ones. that's the signal that, yeah, the marine layer is back. it's going to hang around the coast more than anywhere else. you can see mid to upper 60s around the bayshore. as you move to the east and north bay valleys, low to mid 70s. there's a chance of the drizzle along the coast and possibly higher elevations of the east bay as we head through the morning hours. my accuweather seven-day forecast, temperatures on thursday will drop another two to four degrees. then we jump about four to 12 degrees from the coast to inland friday. look at the heat coming back just in time for the weekend. low the mid 60s at the coast and slightly cooler for monday and tuesday. temperatures still above average as june is going to come in much warmer than may has been so far. here at the live desk, i have breaking news from san
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leandro. i want to show you sky 7 live above wha was an abandoned shed fire. the flames are out now. a little smoke and firefighters are still on scene. we've learned this is what we believe to be a caltrans property. it was an abandoned building. no word on any injuries or how this thing sparked, but again you can see that firefighters are on scene and will start their investigation into exactly what happened here. but luckily the flames are gone. this is right near 880 and washington avenue. so you may see activity if you're heading out the door in that area right now. it's been warm recently, and that means snake season is back. a woman in benicia made a terrifying discovery at her front door. >> can you imagine seeing that when you open the door? northern pacific rattle snakes keep coming back to her house. a bite could lead not only to severe pain, but am takes, nerve damage and internal bruising. lou frazier with rattle snake removal usa says he's responding
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to many calls in a single day. >> i started off in dickson. then i went to saint helena, then santa rosa. now i'm here in the north bay in benicia. going to fairfield after this. >> he has help. frazier brought in peaches, the only snake sniffing dog in california he says as backup. all these rattle snakes wille released near truckee. if you haven't yet, follow us at abc 7 news bay area when the worst oil spill hit san francisco, first responders went to work. and mayor gavin newsom,
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he went to hawaii. man: newsome left the day after the spill for a four-day vacation in hawaii. the same gavin who said his job as lieutenant governor was so dull, he only showed up for work at the state capitol one day a week, tops. gavin's not gonna work as governor.
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6:58. whether you're just joining us or about to go out the door, here is the grow. number one, crews continue to clean up southbound 680 at alcosta boulevard. a big rig spilled 70 gallons of diesel fuel five hours ago. >> number two, still looking at significant backups due to this accident. traffic is stacked up into san ramon. as we zoom in, you can see the
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replicating of the volume on the roadways, still bumper-to-bumper at this hour for 25-minute delay. number three, aroseanne releasing a tweet storm, saying she was on ambien when she tweeted a racist message to a former obama administration official. number four, duelling rallies held in support and against the june 5th recall for for santa clara county judge aaron persky. the recall effort was sparked by the six-month sentence judge persky gave to brock tuner for his conviction of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. number five, so long summer. temperatures up to ten degrees cooler this morning compared to 24 hours ago. up to 25 degrees cooler this afternoon. number six, this morning the dubs will practice at oracle ar reen for for two hours. the cavs practice this afternoon. tomorrow game one of the nba finals beginning at 5:00 p.m. "shark tank" in san
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francisco today, searching for you. they'll be at 1446 market street from 9:00 to 11:00 this morning. go to for all the details and good luck. >> can't wait to see cast of her now canceled hit show after apologizing. now she says she's being thrown under the bus taken off the air after her racist tweet about a former adviser to president obama. she blames a sleeping drug for her twitter storm. deadly storms strike the south. a flash flood emergency overnight triggering a landslide shutting down the interstate and this reported twister taking aim in the heartland. collapsing the roof of this building. now the new threat this morning. overnight president trump takes aim at the democrats ying they're supporting a violenstreet gang. >> the ms-13 lover nancy pelosi.


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