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and i'm anne makovec in for michelle. let's get a look at weather and traffic. here's roberta gonzales good morning. i'm kenny choi. >> i'm anne makovec in for michelle griego. it should be another beautiful morning across the bay bridge. the lights are sparkling on the bay bridge and temperatures have been rising. you guys enjoy what we saw yesterday? >> yes. very nice. >> mm-hm. [ laughter ] >> i can handle that. >> we struggled to get to 70 yesterday. we are 9 degrees below average in the concord, clayton and walnut creek today. temperatures gradually climb. but we have partly cloudy
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conditions in the area. check out santa rosa. 46 degrees. otherwise we are in the mid-50s in san francisco. 50 redwood city. 50 in throughout the tri- valley. it is now 53 in san jose. with a few clouds drifting through, it will be warmer on the peninsula, 60s in woodside and atherton. la honda topping off in the high 60s. 70 morgan hill. santa clara valley in the high 60s, low 70s. outside number 73 degrees in brentwood north bay numbers 60s and 70s. hottest day of the week still to come. we'll talk about that at 18 after the hour. roqui. >> thank you. mass transit by the way is looking good. no current delays to report. let's start with the hot spot of the morning. the altamont pass traffic coming off 205 in tracy at just 18 miles per hour. so pretty slow in that little pocket area of red. north tracy boulevard to altamont pass will take you 29,
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30 minutes. and then moving through north flynn road at just about 30 minutes. bay bridge toll plaza into downtown san francisco, now is a great time to go. carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take about 20 minutes but otherwise, looking good into downtown. those metering lights will turn on in about 30 minutes. 880 to 101 along the span of the san mateo bridge will take you just 15 minutes. i'll send it to you. >> all right, roqui. thank you. video just in. i know roqui you have been talking about this crash that killed three people overnight in marin county. this happened shortly after midnight near the entrance of samuel taylor state park on sir francis drake boulevard. the chp says that car crashed into a ditch and as you can see, wraps around a tree. both directions of sir francis drake boulevard are closed right now at the entrance of the park. investigators continue to look into the crash. san francisco is expected
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to cut business ties today with wells because of the phony bank account scandal. kpix 5's jackie ward is live in san francisco to tell us what's happening today reporter: later this morning we'll hear from both supervisors john avalos and jane kim as to why they think the city and county of san francisco should break the business relationship it currently has with wells fargo. so to recap for you, wells fargo employees opened two million fake accounts and now as decided in a recent settlement have to pay $185 million in fines. long-time ceo john stumpf resigned last week leaving 34- year wells fargo veteran tim sloan in charge. it's a move our state treasurer supports. >> we wanted to make sure that wells fargo puts itself back on the right course. they are making these positive steps. the fact that he decided to resign, i think, is welcome news. you couldn't leave things the way they are. you don't want a major financial institution being
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stuck in the mud. >> reporter: jose cisneros the elected treasurer of the city and council of san francisco will be speaking this morning to speak about why severing ties with wells fargo is called the socially responsible thing to do and share resources in place to help those affected by bank fraud. that press conference will happening later on this morning at 10:30 from city hall. in san francisco, jackie ward, kpix 5. several women at uc- berkeley have come forward recently with sexual assault claims. and now the university is suspending social events at fraternities and sororities in response. two different women both cal students say they were assaulted at an off-campus frat party over the weekend and last month, there were five reported rapes on campus. one man was arrested. a suspect is behind bars accused in a deadly hit-and-run in san leandro. it happened yesterday at the true world foods distribution center. authorities say that one of the employees approached the suspect when he was reportedly
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stealing wood pallets from the parking lot. they got into a fight and the driver in the pickup truck ran over the employee. the suspect was chased by police for hours. >> the officers tried to detain the man. he took off running. he was found hiding under a parked vehicle on 48th avenue. >> investigators are now examining the truck and surveillance video. with a recreational marijuana measure on california ballots next month the san jose city council today is considering a plan to allow pot deliveries. sandra osborne has more from san jose. you know, first it's pizza. now it's pot? where are we at, sandra? [chuckling]. reporter: good morning. that's one of the more controversial measures of this proposal that they are talking about today. whether or not to allow home delivery service of medical marijuana within the city of san jose. now some people especially those with certain illnesses say this could be a game changer. we have seen a few people reach out to city hall saying that
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because of certain illnesses, they are unable to get out and about to the dispensaries as they need for some of their medical marijuana. now, of course, with this proposal which will be discussed during today's city council meeting, there are lots of proposed stipulations, as well. i'm sure you can imagine that. now, first of all, only the 16 permitted collectives could deliver cannabis. deliveries would be likely limited to only certain hours of the day. drivers would need background checks from the san jose police department along with some other possible rules about gps tracking, maybe even cameras in those delivery vehicles. now, the proposal would also change some of the current cultivation laws allowing two collectives to maybe use the same cultivation site or even have more than one cultivation site available to them. it's something again that's going to be discussed today, potentially very controversial meeting is scheduled at city hall at 1:30 this afternoon. reporting live in san jose, sandra osborne, kpix 5. voters in solano county, check your mailboxes. you should be able to get some
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new ballots. about 4700 vote-by-mail and 30,000 sample ballots were sent out last week with mistakes. they were missing sections about city elections in fairfield. the replacements should arrive next week. election day is three weeks away. hillary clinton is ahead of trump in the polls. trump says the election is rigged. for more insights, let's turn to our washington insider marc sandalow. marc, what evidence is trump presenting of a possibly rigged election? >> reporter: ann averages the keyword there is evidence. cuz the allegations are big. he says that undocumented immigrants are flooding into the country in order to vote. and he is basing that on a study that was done in minnesota in 2008 that said not undocumented immigrants but unregistered immigrants might have cast enough votes to have changed a vote difference in minnesota in 2008 of 200 vote
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difference. that's not a big bit of evidence. he pointed to a report out of the wikileaks that shows that the state department tried to bargain with the fbi over how to classify some of hillary clinton's emails. trump called that the biggest story of our time. it's a big deal. people are looking into it. it doesn't speak to the dishonesty of the election. he says that the media has conspired with the clinton campaign to throw the election to hillary clinton. i have not gotten my memo yet from the clinton campaign about how i'm supposed to respond to that. [ laughter ] >> but i can assure you that the media is incompetent and can't engage in a conspiracy. it is true that the media is overwhelmingly opposed to donald trump. money affects elections. in terms of evidence he presented that this election is rigged? there's very, very little. >> so marc, then, that begs the question, how much confidence should americans have in the election results? >> there's the suspicion -- my
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favorite election fraud in chicago in the '50s mayor daley the democrats on the top, the republicans on the bottom. it was held by a court that only reached as high as the democrats. so you couldn't even get down there to the republicans. that's election fraud. and there are a lot of people worried in the electronic age that that could happen. all i can tell you is that "experts" say it's remote that any election could be stolen. it's so decentralized all across the 50 states that even if one county were corrupt, it would unlikely have much effect. and if you think about it, amazon gambles tens of billions of dollars every year, every day almost, on online transactions. they wouldn't do it if it wasn't secure. >> hillary clinton has been off the campaign trail for a long time. she has people working on her behalf. but no public appearances from her. what's going on there? >> reporter: they say she is preparing for the debates.
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it is true that she has been less out there than any presidential case in history. it could be she is just preparing ... she may be recovering from her illness. it could be that she doesn't want to get in the way of donald trump doing a fine job of shooting himself in the foot. the good news for hillary clinton is that all three of thoseare the same strategy which is stay off the campaign trail until the debate. i was conflicted a week ago as a baseball fan a week ago. if only the right things happened i would be at the park watching the giants play the nationals. instead we have to watch a debate. >> different matchup. >> marc sandalow, thank you for the "insight" from washington, dc. 10 minutes after 5:00 now. las vegas football, very likely. how libby schaaf is trying to keep the raiders here. >> the unveiling of the sculpture today is turning heads for all the wrong reasons.
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why the "art" is being questioned. >> from the kpix weather center, good morning, everybody. certainly going to be warmer today than yesterday. but not as warm as it will be tomorrow. we have that full forecast straight ahead. >> and unfortunately, in the traffic center, we are reporting a fatal crash in marin. how it's looking now and is it still blocking lanes? we'll tell you coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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the "las vegas raiders" are a step closer to happening, as nevada governor brian sandoval has good morning. time check, 5:14. a live weather camera looking out towards coit tower. kind of dark out there but we have partly cloudy skies. temperatures we are settled into the 50s at this very early hour. the forecast is coming up. the las vegas raiders are a step closer to happening as the nevada governor signed a plan to help fund a new football stadium. the city of oakland, on the other hand, is not giving up on the team. mayor schaaf said, quote, i believe that the raiders and oakland have a shared identity and destiny and keeping the team in oakland where they were born and raised has immeasurable value to the fans, the team, the league and the city.
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meanwhile, governor sandoval is optimistic about las vegas' chances. >> we know this is the beginning of a long approval process. but thanks to our legislature, now everyone knows what we all know, that las vegas is the perfect place for an nfl team called the las vegas raiders. [ applause and cheers ] >> any team relocation to another city requires aprobably from three-quarters of nfl team owners. when the new statue is unveiled at an east bay bart station today, it could cause double takes. a 55-foot metal sculpture called the truth is beauty towers over the san leandro bart station. some people are up in arms, though. the depiction of a naked woman is x-rated. the artist says it is not intended to be sexual. >> women are sexualized in this culture. and that they pretty much live in a world where their existence is sexualized. that's what i'm trying to
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change. >> the artist is talented. i'm not sure it's appropriate for public display. >> the statue was created five years ago for the "burning man" festival. it's made from steel rods, pipes and mesh. at night, it's lit by thousands of interactive l.e.d. lights. >> glowing. >> hm. time now 5:15. let's check traffic with roqui. we are reporting a fatality in mary. let's head to the map now so we can tell you exactly where it is. sir francis drake boulevard, at the samuel p. taylor park entrance, there's a car there that a single car that crashed into a ditch and wraps around a tree killing 3 people inside the vehicle. now, chp is on scene. the investigation continues. sir francis drake boulevard is still closed and blocking lanes and if you are heading towards the coast, you might want to consider highway 1 instead to avoid all of this trouble. the hot spot of the morning the altamont pass coming from north tracy boulevard to the altamont
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that commute is going to take 30 minutes so heavy until north flynn road where it gets pretty -- a little freer than into dublin, as well. moving over to the bay bridge toll plaza with icky our spider, up early this morning, carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze, westbound will take you about 18 minutes. then through the toll plaza looking good, metering lights will turn on around 5:30. >> i think that's the oldest living spider in the history of this earth. [ laughter ] >> good morning, everybody. rise and shine! live weather camera looking out towards coit tower this morning. it's dark out there. it looks like we do have a cloud passing by. we'll call it partly cloudy out the door this morning. santa rosa clear skies and you need an extra blanket this morning, 46 degrees there. it is 50 apiece in redwood city and also in livermore. it's now in the mid-50s from oakland at the estuary to san francisco. 53 san jose.
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let's say good morning, this is our weather watcher tim woods in benicia always up bright and early heading out the door for a good workout . he says it feels cold this morning. feels like the sierra clean and it is, tim. thanks for checking in. his temperature in the low 50s. this is our satellite and radar. we have the clouds stacked up next to inverness through the san mateo coast. these clouds will wipe away today and reveal some ample sunshine. so a few clouds from time to time. but overall lots of sunshine. bright sunshine. you're going to feel the difference tomorrow. a jump in the temperatures and by the end of the workweek, we are going to be flirting with 90 degrees away from the bay. futurecast again it does illustrate that we have the clouds, that's why we were referring to it as partly cloudy stepping out bayside and coastside. later today again high pressure building in from the west and what do you see? absolutely nothing going on. not a raindrop sight. the rain is out of here for the rest of the week. we have the storm track. it's diverting to the south of us even though we have this area of low pressure well to the north of us so we are kind
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of smack in between different storm tracks as high pressure billion dollars in over here now. we can see -- high pressure building in over here now. we can see westerly flow 5 to 10 but more of an offshore flow tomorrow. near 70 at the state capital, mid-70s in fresno, merced and modesto. from the beaches of monterey and carmel in the 60s to the greater lake tahoe area and yosemite in the mountains with the snow on the ground, three to six inches, lots of sunshine today so that snow will melt, in the 50s and 60s as it's currently 32 on the south shore. locally temperatures 60s and 70s. we should be around 79 in concord. instead 73 degrees low 70s across the santa clara valley through the rose garden district. 70s from san rafael, terra linda, guerneville, occidental and santa rosa. the extended forecast calls for sunny skies. warmer conditions. look at the jump tomorrow.
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90 inland friday, 70s at the beaches, 80s around the bay. make it a great day. a magazine cover making millions of americans feel old. >> remember beverly hills 90210 star? luke perry the show's heartthrob celebrated his big 5- 0 by gracing the cover of aarp. check it out. [ laughter ] >> it's true. >> the photo caused some fans of the show to freak out, i guess. it helps to remember that perry was 24 and playing a teenager when 902010 premiered in 199. >> in texas a rare event on the price is right yesterday. yeah. it was a three-way tie at the big wheel. three contestants spun different combinations of one dollar so that means that they won $1,000 each and then there was a spinoff which a grandfather celebrating his
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45th wedding anniversary sends him to the showcase showdown. he is in yellow. losing his mind. yeah. in the end, he won a car and a cruise. >> great. >> congrats. [ laughter ] and i'm dennis o'donnell. coming up, after that blowout, will the 49ers change quarterbacks? again? and bloody monday on the baseball diamond. in fact, toronto can't seem to stop the bleeding. that story coming up. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning, everybody. despite completing just 44% of his passes and throwing for 187 yards in the 49ers loss for buffalo, colin kaepernick will remain san francisco's starter for sunday's game against tampa bay according to the coach, chip kelly. this is brent burns after getting hit with a high stick but the black eye didn't bother his vision last night in new york. burns scores the first of his two goals and cutting the rangers lead to 3-2. but the rest of the game was a nightmare on madison avenue. jimmy vessey scores. sharks up for the first loss of the year. indians trevor bauer started game three of the alcs despite cutting his finger last week fixing his drone.
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the cut opened up during the game and bauer left in the 1st inning. bottom of the sixth of former channel 5 internal joe biagini gives up a single to jose ramirez scoring mike napoli making it 4-2. but biagini still a 0 e.r.a. in the post-season. cleveland won, they lead the series 3-0 games. cardinal patrick peterson warmed up in a dinosaur costume after losing a contest with teammates. arizona's johnson scores the first of three touchdowns. 58-yarder. cardinals won 28-3 to even their record at 3-3. i'm dennis o'donnell. see you tonight. play of the day, from major league baseball cleveland at tractor-trailer in the major
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league championship series. take a listen. [ applause and cheers ] >> coco crisp made that play! >> that's right. former athletic coco crisp with the terrific catch for the indians. that saves a couple of runs. by the way, the man he robbed of a hit, former oakland player and teammate josh donaldson. cleveland beat the blue jays 4- 2 and now have a three-game to none lead in the big series. ♪[ music ] this morning, we'll hear from san francisco's supervisors who think it's a good idea to break business ties with wells fargo. >> plus, medical marijuana home delivery service? it could soon be legal in one bay area city. i'll have the details coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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they prey on our children, spending billions. addicting 17,000 california kids each year. eventually killing one-third of them.
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now tobacco companies are spending millions to... defeat prop 56. because in every state that's raised tobacco taxes, smoking rates go down. so who are you going to trust? pediatricians, cancer groups and the califronia pta who all... support prop 56. or the tobacco companies trying to kill it. cheating scandal.. isn't enough. the argument expected in court
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today. and the future for silicon valley tech leader peter thiel... comes into question after a volkswagen says the settlement over the cheating scandal isn't enough. the argument expected in court today. >> the future tore silicon valley peter thiel comes into question after contribution to the trump campaign. >> and here we go. we are entering a drying trend where temperatures go up. i'll pinpoint the hottest day this week. >> the metering lights are on at the bay bridge toll plaza. how far traffic is going to back up and we have a new crash in milpitas. more coming up. good morning, it is tuesday, october 18. i'm kenny choi. >> i'm anne makovec in for michelle griego. medical marijuana delivered right to your door. it is a proposal the city council is going to discuss in san jose today. kpix 5's sandra osborne is live at city hall where council members will considerate proposal with some tough new rules. reporter: good morning. it's sure to be a very controversial meeting today but for people with certain illnesses, they say having a
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home delivery service for medical marijuana could be a game changer for their lives. we're talking about especially people who are home-bound who say they have a very difficult time getting out to a dispensary multiple times a week for their medical marijuana. this is just one of the proposed changes for the city of san jose to be discussed today. but city workers say this is the biggest proposed change. still, home deliveries, of course works face heavy regulation. as of right now, only the 16 permitted collectives could deliver cannabis. deliveries would likely be limited to certain hours of the day, drivers would need a background check from the san jose police department, along with other possible rules they will be discussing about whether or not they need gps tracking or even cameras in some of the delivery vehicles. now, the city council will also be talking about the current cultivation laws and whether or not the collectives should look at maybe having additional cultivation sites or even sharing some of the cultivation sites. that will be discussed at today's meeting at 1:30 this
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afternoon. live in san jose, sandra osborne, kpix 5. the process of selecting a jury has begun in the trial of a man charged with murdering morgan hill teenager sierra lamar. she was 15 when she disappeared more than four years ago. her remains have never been found. prosecutors have charged antolin garcia-torres with abducting and beginning her based in part on evidence found in his car. members of the jury pool were handed questionnaires at the san jose hall of justice yesterday. this is a capital punishment case. trial is expected to take about six months. new details on the suspected who ambushed two police officers in vallejo. we now know his 2-year-old son was shot earlier in the day. authorities are still investigating if these two shootings are connected. police say 41-year-old adam powell was covered in body armor when he targeted two officers at a starbucks yesterday. he ran off when his rifle apparently jammed up. the officers chased after him
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and shot him and now the suspect's family says his 2- year-old son was shot about 5 hours earlier at his home in suisun city. >> were you here in the when it happened? >> i was here in the house. >> reporter: was it an accident? did the gun misfire? >> the baby got shot. >> the family says that shooting was accidental. but police are investigating. both the suspect and his son are in the hospital and we're told the boy is in critical condition. there could be more trouble for san francisco-based bank wells fargo. its home city is expected to cut business ties with the bank because of the fake bank account scandal. jackie ward is live in san francisco with the details reporter: the city has already ended some business contracts it had with wells fargo. but supervisors john avalos and jane kim want to take it a step further. so later this morning they will describe what they are calling a resolution to cut business ties with the bank, this after it was revealed that wells
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fargo employees had created two million fake accounts. supervisor campos explained his disgust on the bank's behavior. >> allow something like this can happen in the united states -- how something like this can happen in the united states after everything we have seen with banking institutions tells that you our federal government is not doing enough. >> reporter: the hits will keep coming for wells fargo. california its home state is also the country's largest issuer of municipal bonds but last month the golden state banned wells fargo from underwriting state debt and administering the state's banking transactions for a year. we'll learn more about it at a press conference at 10:30 a.m. in san francisco, jackie ward, kpix 5. new this morning, a federal judge in san francisco is expected to hear from volkswagen owners today. they are opposing a $10 billion settlement over the cheating scandal. the judge will determine
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whether the deal is fair to consumers. it calls for volkswagen to buy back or repair 475,000 diesel cars and pay their owners between five thousand dollars and $10,000 each. the automaker admitted to rig its cars to cheat emissions tests. it's weird for volkswagen owners. my friend has one and she wants to get rid of it but you don't know what your offer from the company is going to be. it's all going to play out in court. >> i rented one for a week. i couldn't figure out how to open up the trunk. >> those germans. >> i was on the phone with the rental agency, can you tell me how to open the trunk? it's bad when you can't even open up the trunk of a car. [ laughter ] >> it's a true story. sad. sad but true. getting ready to head out, it's a colder start to your morning than 24 hours ago and i wanted to share this with you. look at the clouds building along the san mateo coast. also the north bay coast from
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inverness swinging back through bodega bay. as you take a look at that, you can now look at this. it's our live weather camera and i can pick it up better in the studio. hopefully you can see it at home on one of those large tv screens. but we have the swath of cloudiness trying to work its way into the bay as we take a bird's-eye view out towards the bay bridge. partly cloudy skies out the door except santa rosa with clear skies and 46 degrees. livermore at 50. same redwood. later today, panning out to be a couple of degrees warmer than yesterday when we struggle to hit 70. 60s at the immediate seashore with ample sunshine. 68 in san mateo back to the upper 60s and low 70s. santa clara valley 70s. 72 concord. north bay 73 in santa rosa. 90 degrees and when you should expect it, coming up those details but first here's roqui. >> thank you. time now 5:36. let's check the south bay
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starting here in milpitas. we have a new crash here southbound 880 before dixon landing road. it's a two-car crash. it's looking good northbound 101, 280/680 split to highway 237, that's going to take 11 minutes. the same amount of time on the guadalupe parkway, as well. here's a look at the traffic along the altamont pass. out of tracyinto livermore 10 miles per hour. north tracy boulevard to the altamont pass will take a long 41 minutes. here's the bay bridge toll plaza. the metering lights are on. developing news this morning in iraq. kurdish commanders say they are not moving any farther into mosul for now. officials say the front lines of the city are mainly quiet one day after they started an operation to overtake the city
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from isis. the pentagon says the iraqi forces are ahead of schedule as they enter the second day of fighting. with three weeks left until election day the latest cbs news poll finds hillary clinton with a lead. she is supposed to be 9 points ahead of trump nationwide when you include third party candidates. trumpdonald trump is campaigning in colorado today ahead of the third and final debate showdown. trump says voter fraud poses a significant threat at the polling booths. at the same time his wife melania is defending him against sexual assault allegations. >> i was surprised because that is not the man that i know. he was lead on like egg on from the host to say dirty and bad
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stuff. >> hillary clinton's email use is going to be an issue tomorrow night. fbi reports show a close aide during her time as secretary of state contacted the fbi and tried to get the classifications lowered of one of clinton's emails. the fbi and the state department deny it. >> any really, um, assertion that this was somehow, um, um, um, "tit for tat" or quid pro quo exchanges in that manner is insulting. >> clinton is off the campaign trail this week. the michelle obama, chelsea clinton and bernie sanders are appearing for her. a tech mogul's million- dollar deflation to support donald trump is shaking things up in silicon valley. over the weekend, news broke that billionaire investor peter thiel donated $1.25 million to trump's campaign. now there have been calls for startup accelerator y [ indiscernible ] to cut ties with hole that who is a
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partner. ellen pao's organization ended its combination with the company because they say their values are different. >> thiel was quiet. no one was sure whether he would get ties. it comes after allegations against donald trump. >> yc president sam altman tweeted he thinks trump is abusive and erratic but he says, quote, yc is not going to fire someone for supporting a major party nominee. medicare's open enrollment period is under way through december 7. cbs news business analyst jill schlesinger is here to tell us how millions of beneficiaries could save money next year and potentially improve their health coverage. so, jill what should medicare beneficiaries know? >> reporter: you know, the only control that you have over your healthcare spending during
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retirement is the coverage you choose. and yet less than 15% of people ever change their medicare plans after their initial signup. so if you have a medigap supplemental plan and you're in good health, definitely shop around. you may able to save some money by switching to another company. if you have a medicare advantage which is the managed care alternative to traditional fee-for-service coverage, make sure all your doctors are in the networker, understand the deductibles and the out of pocket limits as well as the prescription drug choices. here's a bit of good news. average medicare premiums are set to drop by 4% next year. $31.40 on average per month. >> what about part d drug plans? >> reporter: this is the one where you really might find a big change. because if you don't make a move, your coverage just becomes automatically renewed. but spend a little time and you
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may find that you could save hundreds of dollars on prescription drugs. here's the reason why. part d plans routinely change their form form layers. odds are your current premium will be higher next year because among the 10 most popular part d plans, premiums are going up about 4%. medicare has a tool at plug in your medicare number and each drug that you take including the dose act. the tool then displays a list of possible plans, the cost, premiums and deductibles, which drugs are covered, and customer satisfaction rating. i did this over the weekend for my 93-year-old mother-in-law. and guess what. i'm saving $250 next year for her. unfortunately, she has to take
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me out to dinner for part of that. so she doesn't get to save as much. >> thank you, jill. time now 5:43. we'll be right back after this. a search is expected to resume at daylight th,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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missing in the sierra. a search will resume at daylight this morning for a small plane believed to be missing in the sierra. the search is focused on a rugged area southwest of lake tahoe in el dorado. the cessna was reported missing saturday night. the sheriff's department thinks the pilot, tyrell kramer, is the only person aboard the plane, which was on its way from idaho to the sacramento area. it is looking a lot like winter in parts of the high country. an early snowstorm hit the sierra nevada.
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snow started falling in the mountains on sunday continuing through yesterday afternoon. kids are enjoying it. but roberta has been telling us, it should be warming up there today. plans for a large casino in vallejo were reportedly under way for months before city leaders knew about it. the scotts valley band of pomo indians is behind the casino proposal. the tribe is based in lake county and vallejo officials say that the plans began more than a year ago but because indian casinos are handled by the federal government, local leaders found out about the project three months ago. >> we were stunned. we were stunned. >> the proposed site is at highway 37 and interstate 80. critics say that the casino would make the traffic in that area even worse. the tribe contents that the casino would bring more jobs to vallejo and become the city's largest employer. today, the table is set for
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president obama's last state dinner. italian prime minister renzi and his wife will be the guests. the white house has tapped a famous italian chef to serve up a dining experience. he showed off his planned menu yesterday. gwen stefani will perform after the dinner. i find it very odd that you would be -- okay, but you're serving an italian dinner to the italian prime minister? shouldn't he do something more american? he is here to visit. we're going to give him his own food? it seems odd. >> americans love italian food. the clintons put on a multi- million dollar fundraiser in new york city last night. dozens of people came out for the big event. >> now, our goal tonight is simple. we have to raise more money than donald trump lost in 1995. >> billy crystal wasn't the only actor there. dozens of hollywood elite came
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to perform including helen mirren, julia roberts, hugh jackman and sarah jessica parker. and someone played a hamilton number. >> i heard you ladies agreeing with me on this italian menu. >> what are we going to give him,burgers? >> yes! >> yes. steak and lobster? i don't know. >> i love a burger. >> if i go to italy, i don't expect them to make mexican food for me. i can get me mexican food anywhere. but europeans don't do mexican well. they only do omelettes well. that's about it. in italy they have great food. i'm digging a hole. >> i think when it's that chef they can make an exception. >> let's move on. we have a significant traffic issue roqui has been talking about all morning. it's causing some tie-ups in the north bay. roqui. >> yeah. unfortunately, we do have an update for you. the roads are clear. we have a picture of the damage and it's hard to look at.
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again, this is a triple fatality in marin. sir francis drake boulevard at samuel p. taylor park entrance it was blocking lanes. the roads are now opened. let's check the heavy traffic along the altamont pass. north tracy boulevard to the altamont pass westbound will take 44 minutes. this is definitely our hot spot of the morning. very slow conditions all the way to north flynn road, where it eases up into livermore. the bay bridge toll plaza, metering lights are on. so causing some delays into down san francisco. carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take you 22 minutes. if you are heading into the peninsula here's a look at the san mateo bridge from hayward into the peninsula should take about 15 minutes from 880 to 101. flour crash in the south bay
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southbound 880 before dixon landing road, two-car crash blocking a lane. not causing delays. roberta? >> so i'm still thinking, what would we serve prime minister of italy? how about crab cakes with a troverle truffle sauce? yum! good morning, everybody. we are sharing this with you. the tip-top of the bay bridge on the eastern span. if we can see the top of it, we don't have a deck of clouds. we have low clouds drifting into the bay this morning. clear skies now in santa rosa at 46. otherwise nestled into the 50s. it is 50 degrees in livermore and in redwood city. you do require a sweater or light jacket out the door. so here do you have those low clouds i was alluding to stacked up next to the coast trying to make its way into the bay this morning. these cloud will back off later today. we'll have a few clouds floating on the horizon that's about it, the abundance of sunshine. you will feel a jump in the
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temperatures by midweek and then near 90 by friday. all right. here's your futurecast. it does pick up the clouds off the coast backing away from the san mateo seashore later. otherwise, as high pressure continues to build and strengthen we'll see our temperatures go up significantly by tomorrow. lower thursday and friday but warm numbers. futurecast again with our satellite and radar composite indicates storms to the north and south of us. smack in between, high pressure will build in providing us with drier air. as the temperatures go up, the humidity goes down. we'll watch the potential for fire danger. unseasonably cool today, however, at least a good five to seven degrees below average in concord. pebble beach 60s. mountains 50s and 60s.
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our days are getting shorter. 60s and 70s climbing to 73 degrees for an outside number. much warmer on wednesday. and there's your 90 by friday. make it a great day. time now 5:52. it's mars like you have never seen before. next, new images of the red planet and why scientists say it could take us one step closer to colonizing the planet. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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a federal crime to bring the device on a plane in the u-s. samsung halted the samsung galaxy note 7 smartphones recall is serious. it's a federal crime to bring the device on a plane in the united states. samsung halted production this month because they can explode. a company believes there are close to a million galaxy note 7s still in use. >> denial is a very powerful thing. so i think there are people who just don't want to deal with it and they are in denial about the possible dangers of using it. >> samsung is asking all note 7 users to send their phones back even sending customers fireproof boxes and gloves. we have some very cool pictures that nasa just released images of mars like we
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have never seen before. these pictures taken from the maven spacecraft giving us the first look at this night glow. the glow comes from nitric oxide caused by chemical reactions that start during the day and then settle close to the surface at night releasing extra energy that comes out as ultraviolet light. >> mars appears to me all of the conditions required for life or to have met them at the surface in the past. >> scientists hope the pictures bring us one step closer to knowing whether or not we can put people on the red planet someday. supervisors in san francisco have had it with wells fargo. and now they're wanting to cut more business ties. we'll tell you more later. >> reporter: and medical marijuana delivered right to your door. straight ahead, i'll tell you about a new proposal san jose city leaders will be discussing today. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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tobacco companies knew that smoking kills. and they lied about it for decades. now they're lying about prop 56. if you don't use tobacco, you don't pay. smokers pay - their fair share of the 3 billion in health care costs all taxpayers are paying now. and there's one more thing: our kids. every state that's significantly raised tobacco taxes has reduced youth smoking. please. vote yes on 56. if we can save even a few lives, it's worth it.
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and i'm kenny choi. good morning. thanks for starting your tuesday with us. it's october 18. i'm anne makovec in for michelle griego. >> i'm kenny choi. later today, the city of san francisco is expected to cut business ties with wells fargo bank because of the phony bank account scandal. kpix 5's jackie ward is live in san francisco to tell us what's happening today. jackie. >> reporter: kenny, this morning we'll hear from supervisors john avalos and jane kim as to why they think the city and county of san francisco should break business relationships with wells fargo. so to recap for you, wells fargo employees opened two million fake accounts and now as decided in a recent settlement have to pay $185 million in fines. long-time ceo john stumpf resigned last week leaving 34- year wells fargo veteran tim sloan in charge. it's a move our state treasurer supports. >> we wanted to make sure that wells fargo puts itself back on the right course.


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