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until 2017. let's get a live look outside this morning at the beautiful bay bridge skies relatively clear and roberta has been talking about a warm day on tap. >> roqui is going to enjoy this last day because she loves the sun. she is from southern california. >> i will enjoy it. i will go outside and lay -- on the concrete! [ laughter ] >> i'm heading to capitola! >> it's crazy because some beaches will be warmer today than our inland locations because of the direct results of an offshore flow but it's going to be pristine where that visibility is unlimited. the sky is really blue in comparison to where you just returned from anne. >> yes. trip to wisconsin. it was fareezing! anybody saying it's chilly out now? you have no idea! >> you were saying the sky was very gray there. >> yeah. >> yours is very dark right now but when the sun makes an appearance the visibility unlimited. temperatures again this morning
well below freezing in santa rosa. 37 degrees in redwood city. also in san jose. it's 35 now in throughout the tri-valley. and around the lip of the bay, san francisco and oakland both in the 40s. here's the deal. this morning, the winds are relatively slight. 7 in half moon bay, 4 in san francisco. calm inland. these winds will be out of the east-northeast an offshore flow this afternoon up to 15 miles per hour. that dries out the atmosphere. skin feels a little dry, get a little static cling to your clothes and hair. that's an offshore flow. this is the satellite and radar. what do you see. >> nothing? >> not a cloud in the sky until friday when we have big changes in the forecast for the rest of the year. today's number from 58 in pacifica to 60 in oakland, 63 mountain view. yes, mid-60s across the santa clara valley. 62 santa rosa. we'll talk about 70 degrees where you can expect that today. but first, 18 after the hour, we'll have the full forecast,
but here's roqui. >> thank you, roberta. okay. it's 5:01. let's check your "holiday light" roads throughout the bay area. starting with the bay bridge toll plaza, looking good into san francisco from 80 westbound from the carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze that's just an 18-minute drive. those metering lights may not even turn on this morning so we'll definitely keep an eye on that. moving over to roadwork in oakland first eastbound 580 to 980 that reduced to one lane until 6:30. then westbound 24 connector to eastbound 580 has the right lane closed until 6 a.m. but not causing many delays in the area. moving over to the nimitz freeway looking good in both directions from 880 northbound on 238 in san leandro to the maze, that will take you 16 minutes and if you are taking the southbound side of 880 to the san mateo bridge, here's a live look at that commute into foster city from hayward. 880 to 101, 13 minutes. new this morning, a woman is dead after a shooting in west oakland. now police still looking for the gunman. the woman was shot at around quarter to 6:00 last night near
market street and west grand avenue. she died at the scene. police have not released her name or any information on a possible suspect. and emeryville police are investigating a shooting outside an emeryville hotel. that happened around 9:00 last night in the parking lot of the hyatt place hotel across the street from the bay street shopping center. witnesses tell investigators at least two men were shooting at each other from two different cars before they drove away. no injuries reported. right now in san jose, a manhunt is under way for two home invasion suspects who opened fire sending two people to the hospital. kpix 5's maria medina is live in san jose this morning with the very latest. maria. >> reporter: good morning, kenny. unfortunately, police have not released a description of the suspect. this happened just after 10:00 at a home on peach court off mclaughlin here in san jose. police say the two men forced their way into that home, had some sort of confrontation with two people inside before they shot them and then took off.
we spoke to one man who lives across the street. >> i heard that couple people tried to break in there and they had guns and they shot my stepson and his friend each in the leg. >> reporter: you can imagine it's put that neighborhood on edge. now, those two victims who were shot were taken to regional medical center. they are expected to be okay. but still so many questions in the case. for example, did the victims and the suspect know each other or was this random? and again, what do those suspects look like? live at sjpd, maria medina, kpix 5. new this morning, a fairfield man who had been facing dui charges is off the hook. kpix 5 reporter lisa chan live in the newsroom to explain why. lisa. >> reporter: anne, the solano county district attorney dropped a dui charge against a fairfield man even though she still believes he had drugs in
his system. however, blood tests were negative for every drug except caffeine. solano county district attorney abrams believes there was another drug in his system but it didn't show up in the test. toxicology experts say synthetic marijuana, performance-enhancing drugs like steroids and designer stimulants like bath assaults are rarely tested for in a dui blood test. >> so you could test for more drugs? >> absolutely. because then we would know what was in his system. >> reporter: abrams decided to drop the dui charge because she believes they can't proceed without a reasonable doubt. the defendant's attorney says he is relieved. >> when you tell this type of story to somebody, they naturally are not going to believe it. >> he is still being charged with reckless driving a misdemeanor. abrams received a lot of comments critical of the charge but it didn't influence her decision, she says, in this case. live in the newsroom, lisa
chan, kpix 5. hollywood legend debbie reynolds has died just juan day after her daughter actress carrie fisher died. reynolds launched to fame in the hollywood classic "singin' in the rain." she was also remembered for one of the most famous love triangles in hollywood. her first marriage to singer eddie fisher ended when he left her for her friend elizabeth taylor. years later she joked about it. she seemed to pass that sense of humor to her daughter carrie. >> are you proud of me? >> i am very proud of my daughter. wonderful gifted and very special daughter. >> debbie reynolds died yesterday after a stroke. she was 84. and flowers are being left around carrie fisher's makeshift star in hollywood. she never had an official walk of fame star so fans of hers created one for themselves. according to reynolds' son todd
fisher the last thing she said to him was that she missed her daughter and really wanted to be with her. he said that she died 30 minutes after saying that. the white house may announce today how it will retaliate against russia for its alleged efforts to influence the u.s. election. the sanctions will probably target leaders of the intelligence agency believed to be responsible for the cyber attacks that were allegedly authorized by president vladimir putin. president-elect donald trump is downplaying the alleged election hacking. roxana saberi has the sore story. >> reporter: on the steps of his mar-a-largo resort in florida, president-elect donald trump responded to the idea of possible sanctions against russia for its alleged hacking in the presidential election. >> i think we ought to get on with our lives. the whole, you know, age of computers has made it where nobody knows exactly what's going on. >> reporter: earlier in the day, republican senator lindsey graham of south carolina said on a trip to latvia that russia should be punished for meddling in the election.
>> i predict there will be bipartisan sanctions coming that will hit russia hard. >> i don't know what he is doing. i haven't spoken to senator graham. as you know, he ran against me. >> reporter: mr. trump also reacted to secretary of state john kerry's remarks criticizing israel for building settlements in disputed territories. >> the "two-state solution" is now in serious jeopardy. >> we have different views. we have to have peace. i think it set us back. but, um, we are going to see what happens after january 20th. right? >> reporter: the president- elect played down questions about a potential conflict of interest between his global business and his newest job. >> honestly, it's a very routine thing. it's not a big deal. you people are making that a big deal of the business because, hey, look, number one, when i won, they all knew i had a big business all over the place. >> reporter: despite days of tense remarks with president obama, the president-elect said the transition is going smoothly. >> he phoned me. we had a very nice conversation. >> reporter: roxana saberi for
cbs news. an inventor from the east coast has helped bring the hanukkah spirit back to san francisco. he sent a special menorah to replace the one that was stolen from washington square recently. this massachusetts man sent the last version of his personally designed pop-up menorahs and the local families spent a day putting it together. >> $400 to ship this. aside for what it's worth. there was no -- he said it's all on him. it's all, um, hanukkah gift. >> yeah. i did my part. >> the mobile menorah will stand tall in washington square come saturday for the last night of hanukkah. the commercial dungeness crab fishery in northern california just expanded but you may still have a tough time finding crabs or you might have to pay more for them. that is because crabbers from bodega bay north through washington and oregon went on strike yesterday over a price dispute. wholesale buyers want to lower the price the fishermen earn to
$2.75 a pound but the fisherman want 3 bucks a pound. they say they will either stop crabbing in areas where the season is already opened or delay the start of their season to try to get that higher price. ♪[ music ] time now 5:10. uber and lyft drivers will have something different to deal with starting next week. the new background checks they will all be required to take part in. >> plus, the doll developed by a college student that she says helps kids everywhere feel included. >> that's sweet. good morning, everybody. from the kpix weather center, get out and enjoy the day today. it will be the last time we really do bask in sunshine this year. >> and i would say get out on the roads now because the roads are looking clear. i would call it "holiday light" right now. right now here's a look at the richmond/san rafael bridge. we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
it this morning. clear skies and the warmest day this week and the last time we'll see temperatures in the 60s this year. the full forecast is coming up. traffic coming up also in less than four minutes. an experienced skier has died in an avalanche in washington's cascade range. the area had seen on-and-off snow, winds and other factors building up to a red level avalanche warning. it proved to be too much for adam roberts on tuesday. if you are going to the backcountry, have the right equipment like a beacon, shovel and special avalanche backpack. it's important to know the signs of trouble. >> cracking coming off of your skis or snowshoes. that's an indicator that you have a cohesive slab and you may have a weak layer underneath. >> and if you are caught in an avalanche, experts say that the best thing you can do is to try to exit the moving snow if possible. the winter storms are bringing so much ice to parts of canada, look at this, that some people are strapping on
their skates gliding down the street. some areas in ontario got so much freezing rain over christmas weekend [chuckling] that that 15 millimeters of ice made for a perfect rink. a big change for uber and lyft drivers in the new year. they are going to be facing stricter background checks. right now, state law dictates that background checks can only go back 7 years. well starting january 1, ridesharing companies will be able to look at a drive's entire criminal history. the companies can then be fined if drivers are found to have certain offenses in their past. lyft and uber didn't oppose it but the aclu says it goes too far. >> convictions appear on records after people have been rehabilitated and served their time. it's important we continue to provide re-entry opportunities for people following a conviction. >> last year, california's district attorneys did checks on some uber drivers and found more than 20 who had been
convicted of serious felonies. very creepy. >> yeah. time check, 5:15 right now. let's check the roads with roqui. good morning. good morning, everybody. it is 5:15. let's check the altamont pass traffic. what traffic, right? it's moving very nicely along the way. you're moving at 63 miles per hour and then 56 at north flynn road. north tracy boulevard to the altamont pass will just take you 15 minutes. and then into the dublin interchange, here's a live look that traffic moving well too altamont pass to 680 will take you 14 minutes. okay. moving over to the peninsula the san mateo bridge from hayward to foster city will take 13 minutes between 880 and 101. northbound 101 from broadway burlingame and millbrae avenue two lanes closed until 6 a.m. but not causing many delays. traveling into san francisco here's a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza. those metering lights should be turning on around 5:30 but it is "holiday light" so it might take them a little longer or they might not turn them on at all. from 80 westbound from carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take 18 minutes and no
delay across the span. moving over now to some roadwork in oakland, on eastbound 580 at 980, that is reduced to one lane until 6:30 and westbound 24 connector to eastbound 580 that right lane is closed until 6 a.m. so a lot of roadwork, but not many delays around the area. roberta, what are are you doing for new year's eve? >> i'm going to the elton john concert. >> ooo! >> right? >> that will be fun. >> i know. usually i work. so it's going to be kind of fun. thanks for asking. and i'm going to continue my love fest with sfo, my attraction to that brand-new tower. isn't that gorgeous? right there at sfo, standing 221 feet tall. yeah! all metal, shiny, love that design. hey, you know, the air traffic controllers tower gives them an optimum view of the airfield and so far this morning we have no delays at sfo mineta or oakland international airport.
you it's in the 30s now. clear skies in the 40s around the bay. it is 30 degrees now in santa rosa. it's 35 degrees in livermore. winds have been under 10 miles per hour. but when you have temperatures in the 30s it just takes a light wind like berkeley at nine to talk about a wind chill that makes it feel like low 30s in berkeley through grizzly peak early this morning. six-mile-per-hour winds in novato. weather watcher time. right now, dave in napa says it's 30 degrees. it's in the mid-30s in brentwood so says paul smith good morning to you sir. robert sullivan says it's in the high 30s around the peninsula and kim, you finally woke up early, thanks so much for joining us 41 degrees. now, you can expect today to be the last day of full sunshine here in the bay area for the rest of the year because tomorrow we are going to see big-time changes all the way through about tuesday, wednesday next week. daily chances of rain just minimal chances, but we are going to see a lot of colder air work into the bay area. low pressure here sinking to the south, high pressure there,
building in continuing to bask and strengthen and as it does so temperatures going up. futurecast clearly illustrates nothing going on until right there, friday morning. clouds begin to seep in from the south. we do see clouds and sun mix tomorrow. saturday rain chances increase. but saturday night not so much. we will have a dry new year's eve celebration. your travel weather today in throughout the central valley, lacking any kind of tule fog. 50s to 60. pick city, monterey bay, 67 degrees there today. it was 66 yesterday. forecasting 70 in carmel. 49 degrees in the high sierra. we're talking about a snow report. alpine meadows no new snow as of late but last weekend 15" did fall so lots of packed powder there. sugar bowl, gosh, want to be there, too. packed powder, 12 or 13 lifts available. highs today 50s and 60s. otherwise, we are going with an outside number today 70 degrees in santa cruz and capitola. the bottom falls out tomorrow, much cooler air mass and then we see the clouds and cooler conditions each week over the
weekend through wednesday. that is a look at your thursday forecast. sounds lovely. >> yeah, roberta. thank you. well, a college student in the northeast about american girl dowels. not a doll had prosthetics limbs so the built one. they are just what she studies at the university of hartford so last year she started her own business designing custom dolls. parents sent her pictures of what their kids would like to see and michela gets to work. one wisconsin girl was so pleased she named it michela. >> i was able to make her a leg that was rainbow and red and all her favorite colors and so make it look like her own leg. it was really cool to see, like, how happy she was to see it and the fact that she wanted to name it after me was really, really special. >> michela's dolls are also used as a teaching tool to help little girls learn about how their own prosthetics work.
hey, straight ahead, raider nation, how about a word from your new quarterback? he is going to be working over the weekend. and the warriors, boy, they were in the mood for a little home cooking last night against the eastern conference's second best team behind cleveland. yeah. toronto, they were the meal. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
hey, good morning. did you catch the wars last flight? man, did they respond to the christmas day loss in cleveland. inside a packed oracle arena they jumped on toronto. steph curry on the loose for the warriors a little dribble drive penetration. kevin durant wide open. 22 points, 17 rebounds. 6 assists, 6 blocks. warriors big after one. more curry setting the play to klay thompson who had five three-pointers thompson scored 21 again. the warriors won 121-111. third straight 20-turnover game kept toronto close. college football for you focus on number 28 utah running back joe williams. last night ran all over indiana at levi's stadium in the foster
farms bowl. 221 yards and the 1st quarter support to put them up 10-7. the utes got a late field goal won the game 26-24. they have won 14 of the last 15 bowl games. nfl quarterback matt mcgloin is next man up for the raiders! under center, get to key first down to finish off the colds last week in relief for derek carr and will be asked to lead this offense to win sunday at denver. and with it, the division. and first round play-off bye. it is his time. first start in three seasons. he certainly isn't going to let social media shake him. >> i'm not searching out people to block me on twitter. [ laughter ] >> i don't -- i don't sit there on my phone and do that. but i'll be honest with you guys, you know, if i'm reading an article and i come across somebody, you know, sarcastic tweet or an article bashing the oakland raider organization or bashing the guys in the locker room, i don't want to read that stuff.
that's what gets people blocked on twitter. it's nothing personal. >> that is matt mcgloin who will be a free agent under restricted at the end of the season. so he has some huge incentive to shine in this play-off run. that will do it. everybody have a great day. i'll see you later. ♪[ music ] a home invasion in san jose ends with two people shot. why so many questions remain. >> a dui charge is being dropped against a fairfield man who only tested positive for caffeine. coming up, why he was charged with a dui in the first place and the district attorney's decision to drop it. ,,,,,,
suspects. >> and remembering debbie reynolds. some bay area fans who knew her personally are remembering her talents this morning. >> from the kpix weather center, i'll share with you why i'm forecasting 70 degrees today's. >> a live look at the nimitz freeway, the bay area looking good on the roads. we'll take a look when we come back. >> good morning, it is thursday, december 29. i'm kenny choi. >> i'm anne makovec in for michelle griego. in san jose, a violent home invasion ends with two people shot and the search for the armed suspects continues this morning. kpix 5's maria medina live in san jose with the latest on the investigation. maria. >> reporter: good morning, there are so many questions that remain. we have reached out to san jose police but we have yet to hear from them about the description of the suspects. it happened after 10:00 last night at a home on peach court off mclaughlin here in san
jose. police say two men forced their way inside a home with a confrontation with two people inside before they shot them and took off. we spoke to a man who lives across the street and he said it was his stepson and a friend who were shot in the leg. now, those two victims were taken to regional medical center. they are expected to be okay. but again, so many questions remain and the biggest question is whether this was random. maria medina, kpix 5. of a fairfield man was charged with driving under the influence after only caffeine was found in his system. lisa chan reports. >> reporter: it's been 16 minutes since the 36-year-old was pulled over on 680 driving home in fairfield. he was weaving in and out of traffic and almost caused several collisions. he in this he was under the influence of drugs but blood
tests were negative for every drug except caffeine. the solano district attorney still believes some drugs other than caffeine was in his system but it didn't show up on the test. >> i believe that you cannot proceed beyond a reasonable doubt on that charge. >> reporter: toxicology experts say performance-enhancing and other drugs are rarely tested for in a dui blood test. but after abrams spoke with forensic toxicologists and investigators wednesday, she felt she had to drop the dui charge. the man's attorney says he is relieved. >> when you tell this type of story to somebody they naturally are not going to believe it. >> abrams says she received a lot of critical comments for the dui charge but didn't let it influence her decision to drop it. schwab will still be charged with reckless driving a misdemeanor. live in the newsroom, lisa chan, kpix 5. people around the world are
mourning actress debbie reynolds who died one day after her daughter carrie fisher passed away. back in 2005, reynolds struck just the right chord at san francisco's castro theater with this remark. >> i have never been as close to a man that didn't want me. >> reynolds was accustomed to catching eyes. besides starring in classics like "singin' in the rain," the actress got married three times including eddie fisher who later married her friend elizabeth taylor. quite the scandal at the time. one reporterrers are reynolds and her daughter had fun comparing careers. >> i was with both of them at the berkeley repertoire theater when carrie did her one woman show and debbie said that same thing. she says, you know, i was a bigger star than you are. you've only done one movie. look at all the movies i have done. so much comedy with the two of them. >> well, the mother's last
words were that she wanted to be with carrie. "star wars" fans in southern california felt a candlelight vigil was too tame to honor carrie fisher. instead some 200 people gathered in anaheim and mourned carrie fisher by raising light sabres. the san francisco fire department is investigating a smell over into the in parts of the city. the second night this week that they have gotten calls about the foul smell in several different areas including near the fairmont hotel. residents say it smells like rotten eggs or sulfur. we tried to contact pg&e and are waiting for a response. >> very strange. >> it wasn't the cheese curds that ann brought from wisconsin. >> no. we are going to do a cheese tasting later in the show. [ overlapping speakers ] >> it's a wisconsin specialty. >> it's coming from our favorite cheese head of all times. >> i filled up on them. i got back last night and boy the weather is nicer here.
little me tell ya, i was happy to be home. -- let me tell ya, i was happy to be home. >> it was the single digits. >> yeah. >> tahoe. >> this is like old snow that's been there for weeks. >> especially as you get towards february, i find, in the midwest, when the snow is stacked up and you have cold on top of that. you have different shades of gray snow. and different shades of gray in the sky. you have very little color in the midwest. welcome back. >> thank you. >> i'm thrilled to be back. >> you know, we have been talking about cold temperatures here. >> as far as the overnight lows are concerned, we dipped down to 28 yesterday in the santa rosa area. but that's not too far off the average mark. in fact, this morning, our temperatures are below freezing in much of the north bay. clear skies at local airports
but no reports of any delays. 30 in santa rosa, mid-30s in the tri-valley. 37 in [ rooster crowing ] these temperatures in comparison to yesterday a little bit warmer by about 3 and 4 degrees. san francisco 24 hours ago it was 45 degrees. the winds have been slight up to about 7 miles per hour. but when you factor in like a 7- mile-per-hour winds in half moon bay and the air temperature right now there is at 40, it feels like it's in the 30s. across the bay, we have pretty slight breezes but these winds will be replaced with east and northeast winds later this afternoon. that's an offshore push up to 15 miles per hour. calm conditions with clear skies. nothing going on. not a cloud in the vicinity. today in san jose by lunchtime temperatures in the low 50s but by the middle afternoon hours even though your average high is around 58, forecasting 63 at
mineta international airport, the official reporting station, but going with 65 degrees in the rose garden district. 50s and 60s in the area. roqui has the traffic. >> hey, roberta. it's looking good on the roads throughout the bay area. if you are heading out the door you'll be all right. let's start with the golden gate bridge. headed from marin county into san francisco, that's 14 minutes between 580 in san rafael and the golden gate toll plaza. if you are heading across the span of the bay bridge, another great commute from carquinez bridge along carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze no delays, 19 minutes. no metering lights. i predict they won't turn them on because it is "holiday light." san mateo bridge, 13 minutes between 880 and 101 and then mass transit is looking good. bart ace muni and caltrain are all on time. but we have some updates for you. for holiday schedules, muni express buses most of those
will not be running this week because of the holiday. larkspur ferry will be running on a reduced schedule but the sausalito ferry is on a regular schedule. i'll send it to you. >> all right, roqui. thank you. it is 5:38. san jose police say the driver responsible for a deadly crash on christmas morning should have never been behind the wheel. jessica zamora had a misdemeanor warrant out for her arrest. last night people stopped by the memorial for 14-year-old andrew nguyen. they were both killed when she smashed head on into his car. she was drunk at the time of the crash. we are getting a look at the violent confrontation between former 49er ray mcdonald and his ex-fiancee. this video is extremely disturbing. the attorney says he walked in uninvited to the apartment he rented her last may and their baby post split in 2015 at 4
a.m. mcdonald was arrested for domestic abuse and false imprisonment. but the charges were later dropped. now the woman's attorney wants to use it to prove that mcdonald shouldn't have custody of their 20-month-old little boy. >> i find that video one of the most horrifying i have seen in 46 years of practice. >> kpix 5 tried to reach out to mcdonald and his most recent attorney. the attorney who represented him last no longer works for the former football star. in oakland, city leaders are rushing to get lead out of tap water. that's after a new study shows levels in fruitvale are far worse than in flint, michigan. the reuters news agency research shows of 500 kids tested in fruitvale 7.5% had elevated lead levels in their blood. industrial pollutants, freeways and aging pipes appear to be the key sources of that lead. long-term exposure can cause anemia and learning disabilities. and now locals are pushing for a quick fix.
>> you had warehouses here for forever. and so therefore, the contamination, there's some properties where you can't build because the soil contamination is so deep. >> daughter is diabetic so i want to make sure that she has fresh water. >> the rest of the bay area is in the clear according to this study since those high levels of toxicities were only present in the fruitvale district. japanese airbag maker takata could be on the verge of settling a lawsuit with the u.s. justice department. ill wagner of cbsmoneywatch.com has that story and more. >> reporter: good morning, kenny. well likely another light trading day on wall street today. the dow was down 111 yesterday. the nasdaq was down 48. the bell rings in about an hour. for anyone who is still using one of samsung's recalled galaxy galaxy note 7 smartphones time is running out. t-mobile became the first carrier to roll out an update
that remotely prevents the phones from charging. so this pretty much makes them unusable. other carriers are supposed to follow suit within the next two weeks. japanese airbag maker takata could settle with the u.s. department of justice next month. defective airbags are linked to 11 deaths until the u.s. the justice department is investigating whether they hid information from safety regulators and issued misleading statements about the dangers. >> and twitter's making a bigger push into the live videogame. they are launching 360-degree live videos on their streaming app periscope. okay, for now, everyone can watch the videos in 360 degrees but only a group of so-called select partners can actually stream them. >> jill, amazon wants the holiday shopping to continue past christmas. what's the strategy all about? >> reporter: okay. so tomorrow, amazon is holding a big digital sale. it's their first-ever. amazon digital day. as you said it's all about
encouraging some post-holiday spending and the company is going to be discounting about 1,000 digital items on its website including half price kids games, tv shows, and movies. so good way to maybe ring in the new year. we'll see. >> not bad. and jill, i just read this article in the "wall street journal" saying that 17% of households did not buy a single thing on amazon in 2016. i'm in the 83%. what about you? >> reporter: you know what? i am not a big apple son user. i bought only one thing on amazon. >> wow! >> reporter: ever. so i'm -- i think i'm in that other percent, yeah. >> yeah. in that 17%. >> reporter: now what, in new york city i still like going into actual stores. >> do you have that option. all right, jill wagner, jill, thanks. it is 5:4. after a terrorist attack overseas, officials concerned about safety at the rose parade. the stepped up security plan
forecast in just a few minutes. turning it to rubble this is the devastating scene at the homewood mountain resort after yesterday's early morning fire. dozens of flames on lake tahoe's west shore, the devastating scene at the homewood mountain resort after yesterday's early-morning fire. dozens of firefighters spent house in the cold dousing the flames and putting out flare- ups. holiday visitors hope that their favorite resort rebuilds soon. >> the people that work here are wonderful. the people that are on the mountain are very friendly. so it's just kind of a sad thing to see this happen. >> investigators are sifting through the ashes to find the cause of the fire. and people living near the sierra are wondering if aftershocks will continue today this after yesterday's series of strong earthquakes within an
hour, three magnitude 5-plus earthquakes hit at the california-nevada border with 20 aftershocks felt as far away as las vegas. the swarm caused minor damage and no injuries. but a seismologist said if it happened under a big city like reno, this would have been a different story. >> the good news is that it was in a very sparsely populated area. and so you know, had that sequence been under reno, we would be talking probably billions of dollars of damage. >> back in 1980, the region was rocked by four magnitude six quakes over two days. hundreds of thousands of people will gather in pasadena for the rose parade on monday and lawsuit is very busy now trying to secure the 5 1/2-mile route, law enforcement is very busy. extra security measures will be in place in light of the recent terrorism attacks overseas, bomb-sniffing dogs and a "no
drone" zone, and also 2,000- pound water barricades will block vehicles from entering the route. >> because of brussels the pasadena police department has worked alongside with many other agencies they will event or mitigate vehicle incursion. >> the chief says his barricade plan was developed before the deadly attack in berlin. >> i'm so ready to welcome in 2017. >> what's really interesting, and i'm sorry if i'm repeating myself because i wasn't listening to what were you talking about. [ laughter ] >> security measures at the rose parade. >> so the rose parade is going to be held on monday this year. usually it's held on a sunday. >> oh. >> but -- it could be held on -- [ simultaneous speakers it could be held whatever day but never on a sunday even though new year's day is on sunday because they say they are afraid that the horses
could disturb church services. >> really? >> sounds outdated. >> we need tradition. >> monday will be dry for the parade. >> 2017 goals? >> i have to think about it. [ overlapping speakers ] >> mine is as long as my arm. >> put me on the spot. >> everybody is heading on the roads and hopes to make it quickly. >> south bay green on northbound 101, 280 northbound and 87. same thing for the east bay. here's a look at the altamont pass. coming off 205, you're moving at 63 miles per hour. and then just 56 miles per hour across the way. vargas road on rain to southbound 680 an overturned car is blocking the ramp right now but as you can see not
causing many delays and you are looking good heading that way, as well. moving to the peninsula commute from hayward to foster city 880 to 101 will be a quick 13 minutes. and the same story here on the nimitz freeway looking good in both directions. 880 northbound from 238 in san leandro to the maze will take you 16 minutes and if you are heading into downtown san francisco, i think you'll be all right. carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take you 19 minutes and then expect a quick drive across the span of the bay bridge into the city. that is a look at your traffic. roberta, is the weather looking as good? >> oh, my goodness! today is going to be the last time we have a temperature at 70 degrees or higher around the bay area for this year. we are taking another look at sfo because i just can't get enough of it! [ laughter ] >> i just can't. it's gorgeous, isn't it? that's the brand-new airport traffic controller tower standing 221 feet tall replacing the old one built back in 1954 located between terminals one and two and right
below here where we have a nonsecure area, there's actually a yoga room. how about that? 37 degrees currently in san jose. it's 37 in redwood city. it's now below freezing in throughout santa rosa. and livermore sporting 35. 40s around the lip of the bay. the winds are under 10 miles per hour right now in half moon bay at 7. the reason why i like to share the winds with you, you can see that they are offshore east-northeast. calm conditions currently inland. we'll pick up a breeze to 15 miles per hour later this afternoon. weather watchers reporting temperatures between 30 and 41 degrees, thank you so much for waking up and playing along with us this morning. today the last day of sunshine, okay, we'll have a little bit of sunshine tomorrow. i'll call it partly cloudy but daily chances of rain all way through about next tuesday, wednesday. new year's eve night will be dry. big changes coming. low sinks to the south, high pressure builds in with an offshore flow. this is the futurecast, you see absolutely nothing until friday. increasing cloud cover from the
south we'll call it a part cloudy day. temperatures down big time tomorrow. we'll see a 10-degree drop throughout some of our locations. 50s, 60s central valley today. 67 degrees in monterey where yesterday it was 66 degrees. high 40s spring-like skiing in the high sierra. in fact, my pick city, not only the mountains but let's head to the beach. there you have it. santa cruz, 71 degrees. enjoy the beach. 7:24 official sunrise. by the the time it sets about 5:00, 50s, 60s across the board. 65 degrees in san jose. right around 67 degrees in the gilroy area. temperatures again today approaching 70 in santa cruz back through carmel. big drop-off friday daily chances of rain on saturday through tuesday. all right. it is just about 8 minutes before 6:00. and maybe you heard about this.
an arkansas prosecutor working a murder trial wants to ask one family's amazon echo, alexa, whodunnit? it may contain audio evidence of how the person died in the hot tub last year. at this point amazon refuses to turn it over citing privacy concerns. employees and customers of the restaurant chain pasta pomodoro got a surprise after the restaurant abruptly closed. no reasons why. the signs on the doors say closed until further notice. the company has made no comment on the closures this morning but employees tell us they were given no warning. one of san francisco's finest restaurants is adding a high-tech twist to the menu. what else would you expect in san francisco? >> exactly. we first told but the ipad appetizer yesterday and now we are getting an inside look. take a look. we went to jackson square to
check out the dish called a dog in search of gold. it's a croquette made of a bunch of things porcini mushrooms and ricotta. deep fried and dusted in porcini powder and made to look like truffles. it's served on top of an ipad playing video an italian truffle dog on the hunt for the rare fungus. >> basically setting the scene in which they are getting a truffle and you're seeing the dog that's forging for the white truffle. >> the chef and his team have been doing this dish for two years changing it with the seasons. up next, black truffles. hm. ♪[ music ] it's 5:56. in the next half-hour, the solano county district attorney's office decided to drop a dui charge against a fairfield man who only tested positive for caffeine. coming up, why they had to drop it even though they believe there was a drug in the man's system.
oooh. wowww. there it is. it's the red tag sales event and people are excited to bring in the new year with a new chevrolet. i'm a huge chevy fan. how would you feel about starting 2017 in a new chevy? it sounds wonderful. honestly, i would take any one. oh heck yeah! i want to get one tomorrow. fantastic! turn it on, let's go. during the red tag sales event get two deals in one. find your tag for an average total value over ninety-six hundred dollars on chevy silverado all stars. hurry, the red tag sales event ends january 3rd.
in for michelle griego. and i'm kenny choi. right now in san jose, a manhunt is underwa on suspects - who good morning. it's thursday, december 29. i'm anne makovec in for michelle this morning. >> i'm kenny choi. right now in san jose, a manhunt is under way for two home invasion suspects who opened fire on their victims according to police. kpix 5's maria medina is live in san jose with the latest on the investigation. >> reporter: police have not yet released the description of the suspect. this happened on palm beach court last night off mclaughlin here in san jose.