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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.
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they broke in, they shot the suspects and ran. >> they broke in had guns and shot my stepson and his friend each in the leg. >> reporter: he went on to say that normally that neighborhood is pretty quiet. now, the two victims who were shot they were taken to regional medical center. they are expected to be okay. but so many questions remain in this case. for example, did the victims and the suspects know each other or was this random? what do the suspects look like? live in san jose, maria medina, kpix 5. she sang and danced her way into the hearts of millions and now family, friends and fans are remembering the life of debbie reynolds. as roxana saberi reports, she had a stroke just one day after the death of her daughter, carrie fisher. ♪[ music ] >> reporter: sunshiny teenaged star of the 1952 classic "singin' in the rain" died wednesday just a day after her
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daughter actor carrie fisher who had a heart attack on a flight to l.a. from london. >> wonder if it didn't have something to do with bringing on a stroke. it's very sad. >> reporter: in this video in tmz reynolds was taken by los angeles to a hospital after a strike and died later in the day. >> it's too much over christmas. christmas will never be the same. >> reporter: her son todd was with her. >> the last thing she said to me is that she really missed her daughter and really wanted to be with her and literally, 30 minutes later she was -- she had this stroke and that's exactly what she did. >> reporter: in hollywood, fans left flowers and candles at a makeshift memorial at her star on the walk of fame. >> it's been a joy a wonderful career a great life. >> reporter: george takei said there's nothing harder than having to bury a child. debbie died with a broken heart. shatner tweeted debbie reynolds was one of the last of hollywood royalty. it breaks my heart that she is
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gone. i had hoped that my grieving was done for 2016. >> i tried to make it through my life through turbulence. in fact, i just finished a -- my last book. and only one about my last years. i said i'll make it into time for me to kick it. >> reporter: roxana saberi for cbs news, new york. >> during her career, reynolds was nominated for more than a dozen awards including golden globes, emmys and an oscar. she is survived by her son todd and granddaughter billie lourd. time check, 6:03. let's check the roads with roqui. >> thank you, kenny. okay, 6:03. let's go ahead and take a look at mass transit. we have a capitol corridor delay but first, bart, ace trains one and three and muni all on time. muni express buses most of those will not be running this week due to the holiday schedule. but, of course, there's only two days left in the workweek so you will be all right.
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cap corridor delayed 45 minutes train 421 late because of freight train traffic. moving over now to your roads, looking at the altamont pass traffic not bad at all. 63 miles per hour, 57 miles per hour, once you hit north flynn road on to the dublin interchange. but we do have a problem in sunol on the sunol grade vargas road on-ramp now closed to southbound 680 due to a rollover crash but the delays are not there. traffic is moving smoothly throughout the area so you will be all right if this is part of your morning commute. just take another on-ramp to the southbound 680. let's take a look at the san mateo bridge from hayward to foster city. that's 880 to 101 will take a quick 13 minutes and across the span of the bay bridge, you're moving smoothly into san francisco. carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take you 19 minutes and those toll lights are not on. i'll send it to you, roberta. >> are there more people on the roads today, roqui? >> not really. >> i thought so when i was come in at o dark00. there was a little bit of a flow out there. >> really? >> let's take a bird's-eye view out towards the golden
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gate bridge. it is quiet. i love this view wanted to share it with you. we have clear skies, we have an air temperature now that's dipped to 29 degrees in santa rosa. yesterday was at 28. probably still fall off another degree. 34 in livermore. 35 in redwood city. we are in the 30s in san jose across the santa clara valley and now jumped up to 50 in san francisco. 46 in oakland. a little bit more mild this morning around the bay. the winds have now trailed off at calm. east-northeast winds at 6 in half moon bay. that's an offshore flow. and with that offshore component today we have drier air mass. there's the wind east 13 in napa. you couple that up with an air temperature at 30 degrees right now, windchill factor makes it feel like it's in the 20s stepping on out. my pick city today with the sunshine is santa cruz. 71 degrees due to that northeast offshore flow. check out the swells building to 12 feet. that's double overhead so
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please be mindful of that at the beach. enjoy it. this is the last day of full sunshine from the coast to our inland areas. it will turn partly cloudy and much cooler friday and then in and out of the clouds all the way through wednesday. today's high 50s and 60s. we'll talk more about the new year's eve forecast coming up at 18 after the hour. gang. roberta, thanks. starting today palo alto's tap water won't be coming from hetch hetchy. the public utilities existing is changing it to local reservoirs to allow for months of inspections and repairs of a key pipeline connecting to kenny choi. officials say this new mix of water may taste earthy and even a slight odor. the flow from hetch hetchy returns march of next year. east palo alto is planning to sue its neighbor over plans for future development. the dispute centers on a proposal to build thousands of new homes and new retail space in menlo park in the bay front and bellhaven areas. east palo alto officials say that the plan doesn't meet state environmental standards.
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a surprising substance led to a fairfield man getting charged last year with driving under the influence. kpix 5's lisa chan live in the newsroom to explain why the d.a.'s office is now dropping the charges. >> reporter: anne, the solano county district attorney decided to drop a dui charge against a fairfield man even though she still believes he had drugs in his system. however, blood tests for joseph schwab came back negative for every drug except caffeine. solano county district attorney christian abrams believes there was another drug in his system but didn't show up in the test. toxicology experts say synthetic marijuana, performance-enhancing drugs like steroids, and designer stimulants like bath salts are rarely tested for in a dui blood test. >> so they could test for more drugs? >> absolutely because then we would know what was notice system. >> reporter: -- what was in the system. >> reporter: abrams dropped the charge because she believes they can't proceed without a reasonable doubt. schwab's attorney says he is relieved. >> and when you tell this type
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of story to somebody, they naturally are not going to believe it. >> schwab is still being charged with reckless driving which is a misdemeanor. abrams says there were comments critical of the dui charge but she says it didn't influence her decision in this case. live in the newsroom, lisa chan, kpix 5. new concerns over california allowing undocumented immigrants to obtain driver's licenses. as president-elect donald trump prepares to take office, some of those licenseholders fear they will be targeted for deportation. the feds can access dmv information like names and addresses but dmv officials say that information does not indicate immigration status. more than 800,000 illegal immigrants have gotten licenses. california's former lieutenant governor is in the running for a position in the trump administration. abel maldonado met with the president-elect yesterday. he is a potential pick for u.s. agriculture secretary. the republican is the son of
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immigrants and grew up on a family farm. if he is nominated and confirmed, he would be the only latino so far to get a cabinet position. key players are reacting to secretary of state john kerry's speech in which he laid out the obama administration's position on arab-israeli peace. kerry warned israel that a two- state solution with the palestinians is in serious jeopardy. and he defended the united states' decision to abstain from a vote on the u.n. resolution condemning israeli settlements in the west bank and east jerusalem. essentially it allows the measure to pass but israel isn't buying it. >> secretary kerry said that the united states cannot vote against its own policy. but that's exactly what it did at the u.n. >> president-elect donald trump isn't buying it, either. he tweeted in part, quote, we cannot continue to let israel be treated with such total disdain and disrespect. it used to have a great friend in the u.s. but not anymore.
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stay strong, israel. january 20th is fast approaching. end quote. ♪[ music ] 10 minutes after 6:00. the suspected drunk driver in a crash with a bay area teen should never have been behind the wheel. >> and the dungeness crab fishery expanding today off the california coast. but prices could soon spike. we'll explain why. >> from the kpix weather center, good morning, everybody! today is going to be the last day of the year with full-on sunshine and temperatures near 70 degrees. >> and looks like things are slowing down on the san mateo bridge. so we'll keep an eye on that and the rest of your bay area commute as we come back. ,,,,,,,,
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we're learning more about a christmas morning crash that killed a 6:13 on this thursday, december 29. we are looking toward the beautiful transamerica pyramid the tallest skyscraper in the
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san francisco skyline. at least for now. the height will be surpassed by the "salesforce" tower still under construction. we can see the tip-top of the pyramid which means we have clear skies. the full forecast is coming up in less than four minutes. thanks, roberta. we are learning more about a christmas morning crash that killed a teen boy in san jose. police say the driver responsible should have never been driving. jessica zamora had a misdemeanor dui warrant out for her arrest. last night people stopped by this memorial for 14-year-old andrew nguyen. he and zamora were both killed when she smashed head on into the car he was riding in on capitol expressway. police believe she was drunk at the time of the crash. snow and ice led to a pile- up involving at least 25 vehicles west of denver. it was a mess on the roads. crews had to shut down one side of the interstate. a local reporter was also involved in the accident and talked to a driver who saw the
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entire thing. >> i was going pretty slow and i saw brake lights and stuff and all of a sudden people just started sliding sideways trying to brake and all of a sudden people were sideways up here and sitting there flying into each other. i stopped but i'm just watching these cars flying into each other. >> there were no major injuries. but plenty of damage to vehicles out there. all right. of the bay area certainly has some bridges with spectacular views but nothing quite like this. >> the world's highest bridge just opened in china. check it out. it's the [ non-english name ] bridge. it is about 200 stories high. that is over 1850 feet off the ground. the golden gate bridge is only 220 feet above the water. construction on this $150 million structure took more than three years. the dungeness crab fishery off the california coast was expanded today. but there may be no one to catch the holiday favorites. trappers from bodega bay north
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went on strike yesterday afternoon according to the "pressdemocrat." it is in response to an attempt by wholesalers to pay a lower price for crabs caught in the newly opened zones compared to the ones that opened on time. the strike could impact dungeness crab prices and they may be harder to find. >> who needs crab when you have cheese? >> that's right. >> i just brought this fresh from wisconsin, you guys. they are called cheese curds. and none of these people have heard of them yet. >> we he were talking about this last week. >> oh, please bring some. >> so we are going to try it. [ overlapping speakers ] >> i ran my first marathon in madison, wisconsin. i never saw these there. >> i can't believe it. you guys are going to be hook. this is also called squeaky cheese. go for it. [ overlapping speakers ] >> it's squeaking! >> you have to going the fried cheese curds that looks delicious. >> i loaded up on fried cheese
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curds when i was in wisconsin. kenny was weirded oubecause this cheese is not refrigerated yet and hopefully we're not all going to die but i specifically checked with the lady behind the counter because they were very fresh that they could be unrefrigerated for 24 hours. >> as soon as you bite it, it makes the squeaky sound. >> i'm wondering if you can hear it. >> i think it tastes better melted inside a tortilla. [ laughter ] >> that's the mexican in you talking. [ laughter ] >> just saying. just saying. [ laughter ] >> i'm a new fan of cheese curds. >> i'm glad. we have some for the crew. >> you can hang them as ornaments on the christmas tree. >> these will now go in the fridge. >> after 24 hours. >> so thank you to nathanville dairy in curtis, wisconsin. >> thank you so much! >> i never saw these in madison. never did. >> okay. >> moving on. [ overlapping speakers ] let's move to traffic. looking good on the altamont
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pass. if you are coming out of tracy -- [ loud speaking in the background ] >> i'm a fan. cheese curds, the wisconsin cheese. moving down to the altamont pass and moving about 60 miles per hour but we have a situation on the sunol grade here. slow traffic due to onlookers. people, mind your business, okay? vargas road on-ramp to southbound 680 is shut down because of an overturned car there so it's causing onlooker traffic and traffic is moving at now 62 miles per hour. before this it was just down to 40. moving over now to the san mateo bridge, from hayward to foster city, that's 880 to 101, that will take you about 14 minutes. and if you are traveling into downtown san francisco, you are looking good on 80 westbound from carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze that's 19 minutes and expect no delay across the span, those metering lights are not even on. i'll send it to you, roberta, and your cheese curds and -- and -- i -- >> i guess you could watch these while watching the packers lose. [ laughter ] >> wait, wait! [ laughter ]
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[ pause ] >> squeaking over here. good morning, everybody. this is our live weather camera looking out towards the golden gate bridge where it's pretty dark outside right now. official sunrise is still after 7:00. we do have temperatures 29 degrees santa rosa, it's near freezing in throughout the tri- valley. 35 around the peninsula and redwood city. and right now san francisco is jumped up to 50 oakland at 46. so temperatures are actually about 3 to 4 degrees warmer this morning than 24 hours ago. the winds are still offshore, half moon bay, fremont at 4, 7 san ramon. napa an east wind at 13. coupled up with the current air temperature of 30 degrees and makes you feel like it's 20 degrees as you head out if you want to talk about a windchill factor. my pick city today happens to be santa cruz going with 71 degrees there. winds offshore to 10 miles per hour the swells are 8 to 12 feet. that's pretty big! double overhead.
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so please be very mindful of that at the coast today. we are going to be seeing temperatures around santa cruz in the low 70s, 68 degrees in monterey bay. carmel 75 degrees. locally around the immediate bay area, 58 degrees at rockaway beach. high 50s in san francisco which is warmer than yesterday. across the bay 60 in oakland. low 60s tri-valley. mid-60s around the santa clara valley. 58 to 62 degrees in the santa rosa area. again, pick cities monterey 68: carmel valley 75. low 70s in santa cruz. here's your extended forecast. want to walk you through this because we have cooler temperatures tomorrow. increasing cloud cover partly cloudy so today's the sunniest day left in 2016. then it all goes downhill. daily chances minimal chances of rain from saturday through sunday all the way into wednesday. temperatures take a huge nosedive only into the 50s. so what does this spell out for your fireworks forecast? on new year's eve at the
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embarcadero, 8:00 partly cloudy skies and at midnight a few clouds but temperatures in the mid-40s. that's a look at your forecast. have a great day. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning. you go catch the warriors last night? man! did they respond to the christmas day loss in cleveland. inside a packed oracle arena they jumped on toronto. second best team from the east using defense to set up the offense. steph curry on the loose. a little dribble drive penetration. kevin durant wide open. 22 points, 17 rebounds, 6 assists, 6 blocks. warriors led big after one. here's more curry setting up klay thompson who had five
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three-pointers in the game. klay thompson scored 21. again, the warriors won 121- 111. third strayed 20 turnover game kept toronto close. college football for ya. focus on number 28 that's utah running back joe williams last night ran all over indiana at levi's stadium in the foster farms bowl 222 yards and included this 1st quarter score 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. quarter matt mcgloin is next man up for the raiders. under center, key first down to finish off the colts last week and reliever 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
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social media shake him. >> i'm not searching out people to block me on twitter. 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. [ applause ] >> that's what gets people blocked on twitter, you know? [ laughter ] it's not personal. >> that's matt mcgloin who will be an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season. so he has some huge incentive to shine in this play-off run. that's it. have a great day. i'll see you later. 6:26. an emerging crisis in one oakland neighborhood after lead is found in the water at levels higher than flint, michigan. >> reporter: a home invasion ends with two people shot in san jose. the details we have learned in just the last few minutes. ,, ♪ think of your fellow man.
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the solano county district attorney dropped a d-u-i charge for a fairfield man who only tested a big clean-up under way after fire tears through a popular sierra resort. >> the solano district attorney dropped a charge against a fairfield man who only tested positive for caffeine. coming up why they still believe he had a drug in his system but had to drop the charge. >> good morning, from the kpix weather center, it's going to be warmer today. much cooler tomorrow. but let's talk about your new year's eve forecast. >> and traffic is light throughout the bay area but we'll have an update on that rollover crash on the sunol grade.
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good morning. i'm kenny choi. >> i'm anne makovec. a home invasion ends with two people shot and a search for armed suspects. kpix 5's maria medina is live in san jose with the latest. >> reporter: good morning, kenny. we just learned in the last few minutes that the victim did not know the suspects. it happened last night on peach court in san jose. police say two men forced their way into a home. they have some sort of confrontation with the two victims before they shot them and then took off. now, we spoke to one man who lives across the street and he said it was his stepson and his friend both shot in the leg. they were taken to regional medical center. they will be okay. the police said that the victims did not know the suspects. police have not released a description of them.
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live at sjpd, maria medina, kpix 5. emeryville police will be examining surveillance video after a shooting outside a hotel that happened around 9 p.m. last night in the parking lot of hyatt place hotel. witnesses telling investigators that the gunmen were shooting at each other from two cars before they sped off. no injuries reported. but investigators found shell casings and shattered glass in the parking lot. in oakland, city leaders are scrambling to get lead out of tap water. this is after a new study showed leveled in the fruitvale area could be far worse than in flint, michigan. the reuters news agency research shows that of 500 children tested in fruitvale, 7.5% had elevated lead levels in their blood. the main sources? aging pipes, industrial pollutants and freeways. long-term exposure can cause anemia or learning disabilities but locals are stressing they want a quick fix. >> you had warehouses here for forever. and so therefore, the contaminations -- there's some properties where you can't build because the soil
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contamination is so deep. >> my daughter is diabetic so i want to make sure that she has freshwater. >> now, in this latest reuters study, it showed the rest of the bay area is in the clear since these toxicity levels are only dangerous in fruitvale. a ski lodge that shot up in flames on lake tahoe's west shore is re-opening today. this is a look at the devastating scene at the homewood mountain resort after yesterday's early-morning fire. dozens of firefighters spent hours in chilly temperatures dousing the flames. resort crews tried to salvage anything they could after the fire destroyed their administrative building and a restaurant. >> 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 now sifting through the ashes to find the cause of the fire. time now for a look at weather with three days left in 2016. >> so exciting. >> to turn the calendar. >> me, too. it's been one of those years.
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>> i know. >> yeah. >> especially for you, girl. >> don't go there. >> the cheese curds were a highlight of 2016 for me. >> getting all kinds of questions about how they are made. i don't know and i grew up on them. >> i don't know if it's a good thing when your food talks back to you. >> i don't have a problem. >> squeaking the whole time. >> not at all. so wisconsin tradition! and we honor it here at the bay area. >> and we are really excited to have the temperature -- well, i am, because i just got back from the tundra. [ laughter ] >> the temperatures that we have here it's going to be a gorgeous day. >> it is. it really is. it's going to be the last day of 2016 with full-on sunshine. sure we'll have a little sun tomorrow but tail full sunshine from the coast to the -- but today, full sunshine from the coast to the inland areas. a near record high in some areas primarily along the coast and to the south. live weather camera from the transamerica pyramid looking out, you can see the tip-top and if you look very carefully, you can see the beacon, the lights shining brightly atop of
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mount diablo which is a good 45 miles away from san francisco so we could say visibility is unlimited at this time. temperatures dip to 29 degrees in santa rosa. it's near freezing in throughout the tri-valley. it's 35 degrees in redwood city. very little movement in the temperatures across the santa clara valley in the 30s but we have jumped up to 50 in san francisco, 46 east of the bay in oakland. now we see the blue highlighted areas where the winds have been picking up along the coast an east-northeast wind at 6 in half moon bay. that's an offshore flow. east wound now at 7 in san ramon. we are getting winds up to 13 in napa but when you couple it up with the current air temperature of 30 degrees it feels like it's 20 as far as the windchill factor is concerned. all right. my pick city today let's go! it's a roadie, santa cruz, 71 degrees. carmel mid-70s. can you imagine what it's like to play golf in carmel today at pebble beach? wow! monterey bay 68 degrees. when i say 68, that's almost
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70. that feels good! 50s, 60s common around the bay today. 60s peninsula. mid-70s santa clara valley. low 60s around the tri-valley. 62 around guerneville and occidental and santa rosa. full forecast at 48 after the hour. roqui. >> let's check the bay area roads. mass transit we have an update for you. cap corridor train 521 is still delayed 45 minutes. muni express buses most not running there week because of holiday schedule but train 3 an ace and all bart trains are on time. let's move over to your roads. the altamont pass looking good until the you hit north flynn road where we see slowdowns now. 49 miles per hour and then the sunol grade rollover crash largest road on-ramp to southbound 680 still closed due to the overturned vehicle but that traffic has recovered and you're moving smoothly throughout the area. and if you are traveling into the peninsula here's a live look at the san mateo bridge from hayward to foster city.
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that's a quick 14 minutes. i'll send it to you, ann. >> thanks, roqui. people around the world are mourning actress debbie reynolds who died one day after her daughter carrie fisher died. back in 2005 reynolds brought down the house in san francisco castro theater. she told the crowd she had never been with so many men who didn't want her. [ laughter ] >> after all, besides starring in classics, reynolds herself was mar ride three times. one of those marriages was to carrie fisher's father eddie fisher who left her and married elizabeth taylor. that was quite the scandal at the time. "star wars" fans felt a candlelight vigil was too basic for carrie fisher so they gathered in anaheim and raised lighted sabres. a fairfield man had been facing serious charges for driving under the influence of coffee. kpix 5's lisa chan is live in the newsroom and tells us those charges were eventually dropped but he is not completely off the hook.
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lisa. >> reporter: kenny, it's been 16 months since 36-year-old joseph schwab was pulled over on interstate 680 as he drove to his fairfield home. an alcohol beverage control agent says he was weaving in and out of traffic and almost caused several accidents. he believes schwab was under the influence of a drug but blood tests came back negative for every drug kept caffeine. solano county district attorney christian abrams still believes some drugs other than caffeine was in his system but it didn't show up on the test. >> i believe that we cannot proceed beyond a reasonable doubt on that specific charge. >> reporter: experts say synthetic marijuana, performance-enhancing drugs like steroids and designer stimulants like bath salts 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. his attorney says he is relieved. >> and when you tell this type of story to somebody, they
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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 which is a misdemeanor. live in the newsroom, lisa chan, kpix 5. as early as today the obama administration could announce its response to russian alleged interference in the november election. the cia and the fbi have both reportedly determined that the hacking of dnc emails was part of an effort to help donald trump win the white house ordered by russian president vladimir putin. some top republican lawmakers say congress could impose harsh sanctions. senators lindsey graham and john mccain spoke about it today in latvia. >> russia it trying to break the back of democracies all over the world. you're constantly bombarded in latvia with russia statements and interference in your society. you can expect that the
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congress will investigate the russian involvement in our elections and i predict sanctions coming that will hit russia hard. >> president-elect donald trump has dismissed allegations of russian interference and questioned u.s. intelligence agency. the president-elect may soon find himself at odds with the nation's biggest veterans groups. a transition official says trump is considering steps to privatize the department of veterans affairs. the goal would be to give vets full choice over their healthcare. but many veterans groups argue it will reduce the quality of care over the long term. time now 6:40. a popular restaurant chain with locations all over the bay area suddenly closing with no explanation. >> and the holiday spirit alive and well for san francisco jews despite an effort to spoil the season. we'll be right back. ,,
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josh elliott joins us now from new york. good morning. ahead- the shocking death of legendary actress time for a look at what's coming up on "cbs this morning." josh elliott has more from new york city. >> good morning. ahead here we'll have much more on the shocking death of legendary actress debbie reynolds. again the day after her daughter carrie fisher died. it was news that was as awful as it was stunning to learn last night. we'll also look into the potential dangers of president- elect donald trump bucking transition tradition, if you will, with his twitter account. and a story you will want to see. the lost treasure of king henry viii that may have been discovered in new york city rug galley. yes. [ laughter ] >> all that and more. the news is back in the morning. we'll see you at 7:00.
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>> you have to check that inventory once in a while. there's also a local connection to google so looking forward to that story at the top of the hour, josh. thank you. >> reporter: you have to see it. it's a great story. do not miss it. >> absolutely. we'll see you at 7:00, josh. thanks. a huge bummer for a lot of people. employees and patrons at local restaurant chain pasta pomodoro. they have shut down 15 bay area locations. signs reading closed until further notice are taped to the doors. employees report that they were texted the day after christmas simply not to come to work. but far the chain has no comment on the reason for the closures. the chain first opened its doors in san francisco in 1994. amazon is hoping to entice you to keep shopping into the new year. for that and more here is jill wagner with this morning's moneywatch report. >> reporter: for anyone who is still using one of samsung's recalled galaxy note 7 smartphones, time is running out. t-mobile became the first carrier to roll out an update that remotely prevents the
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phones from charging making them unusable. samsung recalled the phones after several caught fire. at&t, verizon and sprint are expected to introduce the update in the next couple of weeks. it will likely be another light day of trading here on wall street. the dow was down 111 wednesday, moving further from that 20,000 mark. the nasdaq fell 48. amazon wants to make sure people keep shopping even though the holidays are over. tomorrow amazon is holding a digital sale called amazon digital day. look for discounts on over 1000 digital items including half price on hundreds of movies, kids games and tv shows. twitter is making a bigger push into the live videogame. launching 360-degree live video on its streaming app periscope. for now everyone can watch videos in 360 degrees but only a group of so-called select partners are able to stream them. and that is your cbsmoneywatch report. for more follow me on twitter at #jillwagercbs. i'm jill wagner at the new york
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stock exchange. a new law next week may make you feel safer about rideshare. state law dictates background checks only go back 7 years but starting on the first of january, ridesharing companies will be able to look at a driver's entire criminal history. the companies can then be fined if drivers are found to have certain offenses in their past. >> time is 6:47. if you are about to hit the road you're going to have a smooth ride this morning according to roqui. >> that is right. thank you. okay. 6:47. let's head to san jose where we have a crash but, of course, it's not causing many delays in the area. southbound 101 that connector to northbound 280 it's a solo car crash partially blocking the right lane. otherwise, you're looking good throughout the south bay and the east bay, as well. if you are heading into the peninsula, here's a look at the san mateo bridge from hayward to foster city. that will just take you 15 minutes. and the nimitz freeway looking good to 238 in san leandro to the maze will take you 17 minutes and if you are traveling into downtown san francisco, can't get any better than this carquinez bridge
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along the eastshore freeway to the maze will take you 19 minutes. and those metering lights are not on smooth sailing into san francisco: here's a look at mass transit. bart, ace train, muni, are all on time. cap corridor trains 521 delayed 45 minutes. that's all you have to worry about. otherwise looking good over here. what about you? >> it's looking good over here, too. we are taking a bird's-eye view out towards sfo. the brand-new beautiful controller tower where so far, the controller tower is telling me that we have no reports of any local airport delays from sfo, mineta or oakland international airport. however, we have delays at l.a.x. due to construction and also jfk due to rain at 45 degrees. we have temperatures right now in the 20s, in the 30s and in the 40s and now 50 degrees in
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san francisco. 29 santa rosa. 34 tri-valley. mid-30s peninsula. today's the last day we'll have full forecast from the coast to the bay into our inland areas. and temperatures even approaching the high 60s to the low 70s. as you head to the coast and the south. otherwise we get cooler, we get cloudier, and temperatures only in the mid-50s. new year's eve dry. you but cool. we have changes coming not today, but tomorrow. sat chance of rain to the north. very minimal chances every rain. 55 in eureka. springtime skiing in the high sierra. if you are heading to the
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coast, 60 in monterey, 71 in santa cruz. 12 to 15 feet. from the beaches to the mountains, we are talking about your snow report. if you are heading to heavenly, lucky you. after 15 inches over the weekend of snow, we have lots of powder, perfect conditions, packed powder at sugar bowl, as well. now, meanwhile, temperatures in the 50s and in the 60s for us today. 65 in san jose at the rose garden district back through los gatos and saratoga we are talking about 67 degrees. low 60s throughout the tri- valley. here's the extended forecast. notice a big dip in the temperatures. partly cloudy on friday. then stuck in the 50s from saturday through wednesday. again your fireworks forecast for new year's eve at the embarcadero, it will be dry but it will be cool. the menorah is back in san francisco thanks to someone from massachusetts. he sent one to replace one that was stolen out of washington square on christmas eve. the massachusetts man sent the
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very last version of his distinctive pop-up menorahs. a local family spent a whole day putting it together. >> $400 to ship this plus what it was worth and he said it's all on him. it's all hanukkah gift. >> yeah. i do it. i did my part. >> absolutely. that mobile menorah will be in washington square through sunday. >> very cool. nine minutes before 7:00. the price of dungeness crab could soon spike if you can find it. we'll explain coming up. >> a search for a home invasion suspect who shot two people in san jose. what we have just learned about the case. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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announce it's response to russia's efforts to influence the u-s election in favor of ive things to know at the :55. today the white house may announce its response to russia's efforts to influence the u.s. election in favor of donald trump. the sanctions will likely target leaders of russia's intelligence agency believed to be responsible for the cyber attacks that were authorized by president vladimir putin. the entertainment world has lost another giants actress debbie reynolds died yesterday a day after her daughter carrie fisher died. reynolds best known as the sunshiny star of the 1950 classic "singin' in the rain" of the she was 84. the dungeness crab fishery off the california coast was expanded today but there may be no one to catch them because crabbers from bodega bay and north went on strike. the "pressdemocrat reports that it's a dust speed between crabbers and wholesalers over prices. high levels of lead in the tap water in the fruitvale district. a study from reuters found 7.5%
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of kids tested had elevated levels of lead in their blood. the key sources appear to be industrial pollutants, freeways and old pipes. police are looking for suspects in a shootout outside an emeryville hotel 9 p.m. last night at the hyatt hotel. gunmen were shooting at each other from two cars. no injuries reported. i'm maria medina live in san jose where there is a search for two violent home invasion suspects. now, this just happened after so p.m. last night at a home on peach court that's off mclaughlin here in san jose. two men forced their way into the home had a confrontation with two people inside before they shot them both and then took off. now, we spoke to one man who lives right across the street. >> i heard that a couple people tried to break in there and they had guns and they shot my stepson and his friend each in
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the leg. >> reporter: now, we just learned from police a few minutes ago that the victims did not know the suspect. police have not released the description of the suspects. and those victims are expected to be okay. live in san jose, maria medina, kpix 5. 6:57. let's check traffic throughout the area. first, with mass transit. bart is on time. ace is on time. muni express buses most of those will not be running this week because of the holiday schedule. cap corridor train number 521 is delayed 45 minutes. so we'll let you know when that gets back on track. here's a live look at the golden gate bridge beautiful for from marin county into san francisco just 14 minutes from san rafael to the golden gate toll plaza. and if you are traveling into downtown san francisco, from the bay bridge toll plaza you're looking good to the metering lights. they are not on. and there are no delays across the span. from the carquinez bridge along the eastshore freeway to the maze that will take you 19 minutes. and if you are traveling into the peninsula here's a live look at the san mateo bridge
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from hayward to foster city. a quick 15 minutes. roberta? >> another view of the golden gate bridge as seen from sutro tower. it is brightening up outside. official sun-up at 7:25. and boy, if you are heading out the door, 29 degrees in santa rosa. it's 30 in napa with the winds blowing up to 13 so it feels like it's in the 20s. oakland you are in the mid-40s. we are just about freezing in the livermore area. 38 degrees in san jose. mid-30s in redwood city. my pick city today santa cruz 71 it's a road trip. let's head to carmel valley 75 degrees today. 68 in monterey after 66 degrees yesterday. so 50s and 60s across the board with full forecast. northeast winds to 15 which is an offshore push. today the last day of full sunshine, we turn partly cloudy on friday. i should say last sunshine for 2016. [ laughter ] >> but we'll really no sun to be had for the first few days of 2017. minimal chance of rain saturday through tuesday in the 50s.
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>> today is going to be gorgeous. >> all right. it is a new year's tradition on monday pasadena will be full of spectators for the rose parade. >> law enforcement working to make sure the 5.5-mile route is secure for the hundreds of thousands of people that are going to come and check it out. several government agencies are on board helping pasadena police secure the area in light of the recent attacks overseas. they will have bomb-sniffing dogs, a "no drone" zone and 2,000-pound water barricades to block cars from getting into the parade routes. if you are planning to pop bottles of champagne to ring in the new year find a good hangover cure. according to, so- called hangover index, san francisco [chuckling] slated to be the most hung over city in the country. [ laughter ] >> on january 1. [ laughter ] >> it combines factors like the number of bars and young people and the number of party suppliers. san diego also made the top 10. i'm sure vegas is on the list,
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too, where you're heading right? >> menudo in the morning. >> love that. captions by: caption colorado good morning to our viewers in the west. it's thursday, december 29th. 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." legendary actress debbie reynolds dies the day after her daughter carrie fisher. reynolds' son says the loss was more than she could bear. we look back at reynolds' 60 years in hollywood. israel's prime minister fires back at the obama administration after u.s. secretary of state john kerry accuses his government of damaging middle east peace efforts. a new look at the potential dangers of over-the-counter sleep aids. why the popular drugs may be costly for your health. >> but we begin this morning with a look at today's "eye opener." your world in 90 seconds.


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