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closing arguments.. in the sierra lamar murder trial---- years after the morgan hill teen disappeared. how much time be in just a few hours attorneys will deliver their closing arguments in the sierra lamar murder trial years after the morgan hill teen disappeared. how much time behind bars her accused killer faces. plus -- >> obviously, he is a pretty smart cookie. >> president trump will speak directly to his russian counterpart today amid a new uproar over his comments about north korea's leader. >> but first, let's start with a live look outside. the morning rush definitely under way. a live look at the bay bridge on the left. and we have -- i believe that's 880 in oakland the nimitz.
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>> good jock. >> just job. >> just the facts. >> that's our job. >> i'm michelle griego. >> i'm kenny choi. >> it's tuesday, may 2. >> real news right here on cbs. >> we went from winter to summer. we missed spring entirely. >> what we didn't want to happen the quick warmup. >> because the snow melts too fast and then we have flooding and we're anticipating the merced river to overflow a foot in the yosemite area. everything in my garden was wilted. i was so bummed when i went home. all that effort all weekend long nursing it taking pictures so proud of myself because of the rains and now, it's all wilted. i got some nursing to do. all right. 59 degrees in santa rosa right now after realizing a high temperature yesterday of 90 degrees. calm winds around the bay.
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12 in novato right now to 15. 12 in san rafael. these winds will be consistent northwest 10 to 20 miles per hour later today ushering the pollen around so pollen count aren't off the chart. it's the wind. less problems with our allergies tomorrow. today is hot today and tomorrow. then everybody, boy, we cool down by 20 degrees on friday. a cloudier weekend. 70s to 80s to low 90s today. we'll pinpoint your neighborhood forecast coming up but let's send it to jaclyn with traffic. >> good morning. we are definitely seeing those delays build out there. we were tracking an earlier crash in the east bay and this is along southbound 680 and on that connector ramp to eastbound 4 now in the clearing stages but you're still quite heavy as you make your way along 242 and highway 4 as well as southbound 680 making your way into walnut creek. we'll take it over to our mass transit where things are still looking great for bart. 47 trains on time ace train off to a great start and no delays
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reported for muni or caltrain. we are also tracking a pretty slow ride along the eastshore freeway. be prepared. carquinez bridge to the maze 32 minutes. back to you. >> thank you. right now, a santa rosa pet store is boarded up. this after a car crashed right through the front window last night. the village pets and supply store is a part of a strip mall at montgomery drive. the fire department tweeted out photos of the damage. we are told that no one was injured. two recent pedestrian deaths in san francisco have sparked calls for safety improvements on several streets in the city. kpix 5's anne makovec is live in san francisco this morning on steps the transportation officials are taking today to protect people. anne. >> reporter: they are taking a vote on a package of sweeping changes for the city's roadways and here's one of them behind me. you can see this is a dicey intersection. it is the beginning of the castro district so a lot of people walk in this area and
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that is the on- and off-ramp for highway 101. so that is where we saw an accident just a couple of days ago. this is one of the areas the city is focusing in on here on market street from octavia to castro and that's after two deadly accidents in the past two days. a 77-year-old woman was killed crossing the street saturday night at lake merced boulevard. a pickup hit her. and then yesterday morning a 56- year-old man died here at market and octavia hit by a car at the on-ramp. >> these crashes are happening on high injury corridors. but the good news, if we know where crashes are going to happen and why, we can prevent them. >> reporter: 70% of san francisco's serious traffic crashes happened on 12% of the city's streets. so the plan up for a vote today would add expanded medians, islands and wider corners. the san francisco municipal transit district is taking a vote on that plan at 1:00 today at city hall.
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live in san francisco, anne makovec, kpix 5. closing arguments are set to begin today in the trial of the man accused of killing sierra lamar. if convicted, he could face the death penalty. kpix 5's sandra osborne is live in san jose where the trial has been going on for months. sandra. >> reporter: this is also the man who is accused of attempting to kidnap three women before the disappearance of sierra lamar. 26-year-old antolin garcia- torres has pleaded not guilty to the charges accused of abducting and kidnapping -- excuse me, abducting and killing sierra lamar back in 2012. she was just 15. the trouble with the case is that her body was never found. now, throughout the trial, we have heard lots of discussion about other physical evidence key to this trial. >> it's clear from this case that the battleground is going to be the dna evidence. and what the defense did -- suggested it was contaminated at the beginning.
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>> reporter: the physical evidence is significant. it includes dna found in garcia- torres's car and on lamar's clothing found in a field near her home. most recently inside the courtroom we heard from a digital evidence forensic examiner who says sierra lamar loved social media even used twitter and email up until the morning of her disappearance. closing arguments are set to begin at 9:00 this morning. we have been told that garcia- torres will not testify. jury deliberations very hard to predict but with something like the death penalty on the table it could take a little while. live in san jose, sandra osborne, kpix 5. the man accused of a deadly shooting rampage at oikos university in oakland is due in court today to plead. one goh is charged with 7 counts of murder and three counts of attempted murder. a judge recently decided he is fit to stand trial. the shooting happened in april of 2012. prosecutors say that the former
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nursing student dropped out of oikos university several months wanted his tuition refunded. his hearing gets under way at 9 a.m. a man was last seen at a south pasadena park with his father. today los angeles county supervisors will vote on approving a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest or conviction in his disappearance. the father was arrested and then released. president trump as has a direct line to moscow today. on his "to do" list a call with russian president vladimir putin. the white house won't say what topics will be discussed on the call. syria and north korea are candidates. >> at a young age he assumed power. a lot of people tried to take that power away, obviously he
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is a pretty smart cookie. >> mr. trump's call with putin comes the same day the house intelligence committee holds a hearing to probe russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. in an interview with john dickerson, president trump said china could have been responsible for the election hacking. that comment isn't sitting well with representative eric swalwell who is a part of the intelligence committee. he tweeted: outdoor cannabis gardens, next. plus: in our tech report: the products apple now says are time check 6:08. up for debate the bay area city looking to ban outdoor cannabis gardens next. >> plus, in our tech report, the products apple now says are obsolete. >> okay. so we got what we wanted. the rain finally shut off. but now the heat is ramping up and i'll talk about how long it's going to last. >> we are tracking delays for drivers heading through hayward
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along 880 but also a new problem along 680. is this part of your commute? find out coming up. >> closed captioning for this newscast is sponsored by "living spaces." ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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giving people options based on their budget is pretty edgy... kind of like this look. i'm calling it the "name your price tool" phase. whatever. cyclists. kpix 5's jessica flores is live at yerba buena island.. to tell us where cyclists can ride every day of the week. jessica? weekday rides are about to get scenic for east bay bikers. jessica flores is live at treasl where signing -- at yerba buena island tells us where cyclists can ride every day. >> reporter: there's a new $2 million vista point behind me. i'm going to give you a look at where it is. you can't drive there. this is specifically for pedestrians and cyclists. that's where it ends up. the bike path on the bay bridge is now open:days a week. so you'll be able to do this
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every day. you can also have a great view at the end of the path. it's been in the works for the path few years. it was completed in october and now it will be open 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. for anyone who wants to bike, walk, run and plans don't stop here. >> the metropolitan transportation commission is working on engineering designs to create a bike and pedestrian path that would link yerba buena island to downtown san francisco. that's still in the design phase. >> reporter: the path stops short at treasure island treasure. ultimately the goal is to have a bike and walking path walt all the way to downtown san francisco.
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they will be kicking off the 7 days a week bay bridge bike path. reporting live, jessica flores, kpix 5. odor complaints and concerns about cannabis related crime are reportedly driving the possible ban. the cities of sonoma and rohnert park have already decided to prohibit the outdoor cultivation of pot. late today, palo alto's city officials are going to address their $6 million deficit. they are trying to figure out how to bring more money in with all the extra expenses. the city plans to hire a police department spokesman which will cost nearly $200,000. it's also conducting a parking study which will cost another $150,000. to help with the cost, a city manager wants to take nearly $3 million from a city reserve fund. the city of lafayette wants
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drivers' ideas on how to ease traffic around downtown. the city set up a survey on its website. it asks drivers to choose from a list of 15 strategies that might reduce traffic congestion. the survey will be up until the end of may. one suggestion? get on your bicycle. >> hm. >> that's good. >> get out of the car. >> use mass transit. >> unless you live in the east bay and you have to commute to san francisco at 2 a.m., 3 a.m. >> it would be a wonderful hour and a half workout. >> no, it would not. >> not wonderful at all. >> bright neon vest on. >> no way to do it. >> i bike 45 minutes to work. >> there's no way to do it from the east bay right now. even if we could i wouldn't do it. >> one day. >> can't have the helmet hair.
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we are tracking slowdowns for drivers. but things are looking good for drivers along 880. this is heading through oakland. those taillights on the right side of the screen heading northbound as you make your way from 238 to the maze. still an easy ride. let's take it over to we are tracking some delays for drivers making their way along southbound 680 all due to annie accident near mission boulevard. heads up heading through the sunol great. that's a check of traffic. michelle? thank you. a 3.0 earthquake hit santa monica just before 10:30 last night. the epicenter was about 2 miles northwest of santa monica. experts at the usgs say santa monica is on a significant fault. this could be a foreshock.
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there are no reports of damage or injuries. a live look at "sierra at tahoe" now where there are concerns over the snowpack melting in the spring heat. it is double its normal level. in sacramento county, county officials are already warning boaters and other recreational users about high flows on the american river due to that runoff. let's check the forecast with roberta. >> that is a real concern because we have the merced river that is a tributary of the san joaquin river and it flows from the sierra nevada and then it takes a turn through the san joaquin valley into the steep and swift river of the yosemite area. and that's where we anticipate some flooding tomorrow about a foot above flood stage the merced river in yosemite. sunrise from mount vaca, good morning, everybody, official sunrise at 6:12. wow! that is gorgeous. right now, we have temperatures in the 50s and 60s. light winds
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around the bay. but once we go north of the golden gate bridge, we have 12 to 15-mile-per-hour winds. these winds will be sustained later today again 12 to 15. 20 during the afternoon hours. visibility is unlimited. take a look at sutro tower looking out towards sausalito and tiburon. you can see forever this morning. here's what you need to know. first off today, another unseasonably warm to hot day away from the water. a repeat performance for your wednesday and then, as we forge forward towards your thursday and friday a big cooldown by 20 degrees inland. now, we saw a few high, thin clouds across the horizon. that's all right there. but the bulk of the clouds all diverting to the north of us banking off the huge ridge of high pressure. and this is strengthening closer and closer to the state of california. now, upstream we do have an area of low pressure by friday. that's going to divert that jet stream more to the south. and when you have the water temperature at 51 degrees as it is right now, we are going to
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see the return of the development of the onshore push and that's going to knock our temperatures back significantly. here's your futurecast. beginning with tomorrow at lunchtime, you see the return of the stratus lining the coast that thickens by thursday morning. and then as the day progresses on thursday, into your friday, it pushes more onshore. there is your cooldown. until then, today central valley into the mid- to high 80s. 64 degrees in the greater lake tahoe area currently it's freezing. sunrise 6:12. it will set tonight at 8:01. pollen, okay, now let's explain this. the pollen is usually way more off the chart as far as its counts are concerned but we have the northwest wind at 20. so we are having problems today, tomorrow, less pollen being ushered around with only a northwest wind at 5. temperatures today 70s, 80s and low 90s.
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big cooldown thursday. additional cooling friday. we have cloudy and cooler conditions for the weekend. and that's your tuesday forecast. michelle, take it away. thank you. now in our tech report, you'll soon be able to watch live shows on twitter. the company says its new live broadcasting feature will stream games, news and a tech show. live nation will also stream concerts. the company also says it's completed a deal to stream an opening bell show from the new york stock exchange. apple says a few of its older mac laptops are now obsolete. on the list, the 2010, 13" macbook. the cupertino-based company also added all models of the iphone 3g to the list of products that are now obsolete. under apple's classification system, vintage products are those that have not been manufactured for more than 5 years. it's also important to note that apple will not fix any of the products it deems obsolete. i'm dennis o'donnell. coming up, there are a lot of reasons the giants are off to a
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terrible start. two of them, guys named pence and posey. could they start their season against one of the best pitchers in baseball? we'll tell you about it coming up.
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good morning. giant luggers pence and posey have been anything but sluggers with a combined two home runs coming into play last night. how did they do against dodgers ace clayton kershaw? pretty well. pence takes kershaw deep in the first for his second rome hundred of the year two -- home run of the year two-run shot. 3rd inning tied at 2 posey -- that's his second home run. giants take the lead 3-2. so the bottom of the 7th now 4-3,
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l.a. with two on against johnny cueto. but he got the hitter to groundout. the giants 4-3 and win the 10th win of the year. utah defeated the clippers on sunday in game 7 of the first round series but some warriors players told espn they wanted to play l.a. because the night life is better there than in salt lake city. the jazz forward joe inningsles said he would be more than happy to find golden state a place to party during the series. [ [ indiscernible ] >> game one of the series is tonight at oracle. steve kerr will not be on the bench as he continues to recover from back problems. we'll be there tonight. highlights and reaction on the late show. i'm dennis o'donnell.
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have a great day. the play of the day, premier league soccer liverpool and watford. take a look at this. coming in -- oh, wow! wow! >> what a beauty! that's worth a few more looks. liverpool scores on the beautiful soccer scissor kick. michelle, are you ready to wake up? goooooooaaaaal >> that's plenty good enough for your play. goooooooaaaaal! time now 6:26. a 15-year-old boy shot while driving in san francisco. next, the hunt under way right now for the shooter. >> reporter: and closing arguments begin today in the trial for the man accused of kidnapping and murdering sierra lamar in 2012. but will he testify in court? i'll have the details. ,, ,,,,
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driving in san francisco. now - the hunt is on for the shooter plus: "at a very young age, he was able to it appears this victim may have been targeted. >> a 15-year-old boy shot while driving in san francisco. now, the hunt is on for the shooter. plus -- >> at a very young age he was able to assume power. >> the president is facing questions after saying he would be honored to meet kim jong-un. >> filing suit. why uber is planning to take san francisco to court. >> but first, today, closing arguments are expected in the trial for the man accused of killing sierra lamar. good morning, it is tuesday, may 2. i'm kenny choi. >> i'm michelle griego. time now is 6:30. kpix 5's sandra osborne is live in san jose where the trial has been going on for three months. >> reporter: three long months
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of witness testimony. those closing arguments expected to begin at 9:00 this morning before the jurors will begin deliberations. 26-year-old antolin garcia- torres who could face the death penalty is accused of murdering 15-year-old sierra lamar in 2012. her body was never found. cameras have not been allowed inside the courtroom for the trial. we have video from previous hearings and courtroom sketches. the main focus for the prosecution throughout the trial is other physical key evidence including dna found in garcia-torres's car and on lamar's clothing found in a field near her home outside morgan hill. garcia-torres has two children and has been in custody since 2012. by the way he is also accused of attempting to kidnap three other women back in 2009. he pled not guilty to all charges. closing arguments set to begin at 9:00 this morning but if you are wondering whether or not he will testify in court, he has confirmed with the judge that
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he will not. live in san jose, sandra osborne, kpix 5. san francisco police are looking for a gunman who killed a 15-year-old while the teen was driving. police say the suspect opened fire on sunset boulevard. it happened around noon yesterday. police think the teen was targeted. the victim hasn't been identified yet. the 16-year-old passenger survived the shooting and so far no arrests. new this morning an inmate who escaped from a sonoma county jail is back behind bars. deputies believe richard medina tied bedsheets together and climbed a fence. they tracked him down at a home in windsor yesterday. he was supposed to be released in september but he will now face more charges. >> we are warming up. it is hot caliente! >> 91 degrees in my backyard yesterday and my garden no longer exists. i mean, it was doing so good and so healthy and i was so disappointed. >> use a little miracle-gro. it will help. >> i do the natural thing.
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[ laughter ] >> okay. organic. >> i do that. >> compost as well? >> i do. >> all right. >> i do compost as well. now, i invite everybody around the bay area to send me photographs sunrise, sunset, what's going on in your neck of the woods. i heard from bob carey in discovery bay, he says arrrrg! discovery bay, our residents pirate. thanks so much, bob, for that photograph. this is a live weather camera look out from mount vaca the winds up to 15 atop mount vaca over 2300 feet tall. temperatures 50s, 60s mild out the door. the winds are under 10 around most of the bay but north of the golden gate bridge 12 to 14. san rafael and novato these winds will be pretty consistent later today northwest 10 to 20 and that is the culprit. that ushers around the pollen.
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the full forecast is coming up. here's jaclyn. >> we have delays at the bay bridge toll plaza. this is no big shocker. we have traffic backed up beyond the maze and you can see it's very crowded. you will need sunglasses. it's about a 34-minute ride as you make your way from the carquinez bridge to the maze. and a little under 30 minutes from the maze into downtown san francisco. no reports of any accidents in the south bay but we are tracking those slowdowns along northbound 101 as you make your way from 680 on up towards 880 and beyond. and we are tracking some slowdowns in the north bay. we'll take it to 101 from east washington, 15 minutes. golden gate bridge no problems. to politics this morning, president trump is taking heat for telling bloomberg news that
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he would be honored to meet kim jong-un. the president's spokesman said that it is clear that those circumstances are not right now but said kim jong-un has good lead other ship qualities. >> he assumes power at a young age when his father died. and there was a lot of potential threat that could have come his way and he obviously managed to lead the country forward. >> what you do is you legitimatize a person who is one of the bad actors in the world. >> overnight, south korea said that two u.s. bombers were deployed over the korean peninsula on monday in a joint drill with the korean air force. the cia director is in south korea. we have new details in the race for governor. a new report says the candidates have already raised more than $20 million. here's how it breaks down. newsom $12 million.
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john chiang $5 million. antonio villaraigosa about $3 million. they hope to succeed governor jerry brown in next year's elections. today in sacramento, university of california president janet napolitano will attend a hearing on an audit of the uc system at issue a secret fund with $175 million. the state auditor found the university reportedly overestimated its operating costs and spent less money than the budget allotted. university officials disagree with the claims. the surplus funds were revealed as california students face a tuition hike. uber is taking legal action to block san francisco from information on its drivers. the city wants the information including their home addresses in order to notify drivers that they are required to get business licenses like all other small enterprises in san francisco. uber has filed a petition in the san francisco superior court and is expected to file a
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motion to get visited subpoena today. happening today east bay cyclists have a new place to ride on weekdays. kpix 5's jessica flores is live at yerba buena island with the story. >> reporter: starting today the, the bay bridge bike path will be open 7 days a week and the $2 million recreational facility will include a restroom, bike path and gorgeous views of the bay looking east. now, this all started a couple years ago the plans for this. the 2.2-mile path has been in the works for years. for the last three years the path stopped short of yerba buena island and it was completed in october but only open during weekends starting today it will be open 7 days a week from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. for anyone who wants to bike, walk or run but the path doesn't go all the way to treasure island. transportation officials say those plans are still in the works. still, they are celebrating the
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path opening 7 days a week. it's a big win. >> the u.s. coast guard was a great partner here. we are building on their property. and so we are only able to bring this about because of a lease agreement with them allowing to us build this and so it's, you know, to the public we just want them to enjoy it but i think it's also good to know that this is a multi-agency collaboration. >> reporter: right now, cyclists and pedestrians have to hop on a shuttle if they want to go all the way to treasure island and ultimately the goal here is to go all the way to downtown san francisco s but that's still years away. the path to treasure island is expected by 2019. so today city leaders will gather here behind me and they are already prepping for that as you can see cleaning the roads here as city leaders gather. they are going to do a ribbon cutting later today at 10 a.m. for the vista point. reporting live on yerba buena island, i'm jessica flores, kpix 5. >> that's going to be a nice
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clean ride. it is a big night for the warriors. they are hosting the utah jazz for round 2 of the nba play- offs. >> special guests will be at oracle for the big game celebrating 10 years since the "we believe" team." in 2007 the warriors beat the mavericks in the first round of the play-offs. they were the first-ever 8 seed to bead a number 1 seed in a seven-game series. baron davis, stephen jackson and other members of the squad will be there tonight. fans can also buy special we believe it. shirts. >> thank you. >> facing tough questions when united's ceo will testify on capitol hill about what went wrong when a passenger was dragged off an overbooked flight. >> and the market just opened up. coming up we'll get an update from kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks.
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rise and shine! your time check now 6:43. three days off from cinco de mayo and temperatures heating up around the bay area. check out your east bay. 92 degrees in pleasanton today. 93 in pleasant hill. meanwhile, 81 degrees in san francisco when the average high is 64. we are talking about high temperatures today 70s, 80s, 90s north bay, 93 in windsor. full forecast coming up. the house transportation committee meets this morning to discuss airline customer service policies in the u.s. and trying to determine how the experience of flying can be improved for passengers. the hearing comes after a video shows security officers dragging a kentucky doctor from a united airlines jet in chicago last month. ceo oscar munoz is scheduled to testify at today's hearing.
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that passenger dr. david dao has reached a financial settlement with the airline. the trump administration is scaling back on the healthy school lunch program. yesterday, the secretary of agriculture postponed certain restrictions that were put in place by the former first lady michelle obama. he is allowing more sodium on the menu as well as nonwhole grain products. the department says that the changes are based on student and school feedback. online review site angie's list is up for sale and investors aren't happy with the earnings report from a bay area tech company. kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks reports. >> reporter: good morning. angie's list being bought by iac corporation for just over $500 million. iac owns home adviser wants to pair the two sites up. now this deal is not a sure thing. three law firms have already announced investigations into whether or not angie's list's board breached its fiduciary responsibilities because it's
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selling the company for 35% below what the ipo price was back in 2011. sunnyvale-based advanced microdevices reported earnings for the recent quarter and met expectations. its revenue up 18% from a year ago to almost $1 billion. so strong demand for its graphic chip. wall street unhappy. their shares are down 17% in the early going. apple reports its earnings after the closing bell. there are heavy expectations for apple. its stock has been hitting record highs of late. also the federal reserve kicks off a two-day meeting today but it's not expected to raise interest rates at this meeting. stock market off to a positive start. the annual "met gala" put celebrity fashion in the spotlight - and the internet is talking, about who delivered - back to you. >> thank you, jason brooks from kcbs radio. the annual met gala put
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celebrity fashion in the spotlight and the internet is talking about who delivered and who didn't. look at that. j-lo was dazzling in blue with alex rodriguez. "selena gomez" and "the weekend" made their red carpet debut as a couple. d madonna, meanwhile kardashian wore a snug and stunning white dress. madonna had a message. >> tom brady looking good. >> my mind is on the scary time that we live in, but -- but ultimately what i want to see. >> i just want to know what she was drinking. >> she doesn't drink. that's odd. >> maybe it was water? >> sorry to interrupt. tom brady looks great. >> katy perry in the veil. >> i don't know what that
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message was all about. witness? what's that? >> can i get a witness? >> maybe she has a new song coming? >> i just can't keep up with all the couples. all these new couples, j-lo and a-rod, selena gomez and who, the weekend? >> the weekend. >> didn't she used to date bieber? >> a long time ago. >> it's constantly changing. >> how about caroline kennedy? >> not a big fan. >> floral. >> it was different. it was a bubble of flowers. >> oh. >> they are telling to us go to traffic. let's move on. right now, we are tracking some slowdowns if you will over at the bay bridge toll plaza. look at that. it is back up beyond the maze right now if you are traveling say out of vallejo into san francisco, it's about an hour commute into downtown. also delays for drivers along the san mateo bridge. we have been seeing a little
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bit of a backup out of hayward over to foster city. you're looking at just about a 30-minute ride and we will take it to the dublin-pleasanton interchange there where things have been looking not too bad but we are tracking an accident right at the interchange there. it's over on the shoulder and it's not causing any sort of significant delays. but again, you are slow along the eastshore freeway and highway 4 out of antioch into hercules. right now just under 50 minutes. that's a check of traffic. let's check the forecast now with roberta. >> good morning, everyone. we have our live weather cameras this morning. they are up, they are ready to show what you you can anticipate throughout the day. let's start with that right there. it is our live weather camera from our kpix 5 studios looking out towards yerba buena island. and what we're noticing is the sun making an appearance, official sunrise at 6:12. another view inland heading to mount vaca where that camera is getting queued up ready to go as well. there you have it. looks the same. the sun is coming up. and boy, this is going to be a
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scorcher today away from the bay of water. temperatures 57 degrees in redwood city. now we are 59 in santa rosa after topping off yesterday at 90 degrees. we are in the high 50s from oakland through livermore into san francisco. it's already 62 in san jose. winchester have been under 10 miles per hour all morning long around the rim of the bay here. but upstream we go, north of the golden gate bridge, winds 10 to 17 miles per hour from san rafael through novato. that's going to be persistent today. northwesterlies 10 to 20. that ushers pollen around. warm to hot depending on your location today. a repeat performance one more day for wednesday and then the cooldown begins on thursday through the weekend. so we are seeing a few high, thin clouds drift in. otherwise when you see this arch in the cloud cover formation, that's because these clouds are banking off this ridge of high pressure diverting the storm track well to the north of the bay area. high pressure strengthening and the end result is, temperatures
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at least 14 to 16 degrees above normal. so we have this trough of low pressure upstream friday. that curves the jet stream to the south. water temperature 51 degrees so we get the formation of that fog, the low clouds, staying out over the open waters through the day inching closer by friday morning at this time around the san mateo coast. thickening up throughout the day on wednesday, until thursday makes an appearance into the bay by friday tries to surge locally inland at least by a good 45 miles so therefore,20 degrees cooler friday inland. we are going to be hotter locally with the offshore push. the winds "pushhhh" the pollen around so therefore, if you have allergies, not a good day. less wind tomorrow only to 5. so the count lowers and up goes the count with the strong
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onshore push thursday through friday. temperatures at the beaches, 73 in pacifica. 83 in santa cruz. 80s around the bay today. mid- and high 80s around the peninsula. we jump up to 88 degrees in san jose. 90 los gatos and saratoga. it's going to be hot away from the bay. no records. big time records were neighborhood 2014. we have a repeat performance carbon copy on your wednesday much cooler almost 10 degrees on thursday. cloudy and breezy over the weekendically/sunday. so enjoy your tuesday. thank you. there's a lot of storm damage across the country this morning. parts of the northeast midwest and south drying up from heavy rain and flooding. take a look at the screen on the left. you can see what's left behind in pennsylvania. several roads and homes damaged from downed trees and power lines. on the right, you can see the conditions in texas at least 5 people have died after a tornado ripped through the eastern part of the state.
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after all the winter rain cal fire is putting in extra effort to prepare for wildfires. the rain created more grass all over california. that means there is extra fuel for fires. cal fire is asking the public to do their part. >> public needs to take care of the defensive space situations around the homes and structures on their properties which enables us to come in there and combat the fire and stop the fire and save life. >> cal fire has also launched a new app with a tech list to help homeowners keep their houses fire resistant with a checklist. closing arguments in the sierra lamar murder trial today. but will the defendant testify? coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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♪ begin in the trial for accused murderer antolin garcia-torres. though her body was never
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garcia tor i'm sandra osborne live in san jose at the santa clara hall of justice where we are closer now to learning the fate of the man accused of kidnapping and murdering 15- year-old sierra lamar back in 2012. the closing arguments of the trial are set to begin this morning for accused murderer antolin garcia-torres. although her body was never found, prosecutors believe he abducted and killed the teen five years ago. prosecutors are focused on other physical key evidence to the trial including dna found in garcia-torres' car and on her clothes in a field outside her house near morgan hill. he is also accused of attempted kidnapping of three other women in 2009. he pled not guilty to all charges. the death penalty or life in prison without parole are potential charges he will be facing if convicted. the closing arguments begin this morning at 9:00. that's when they are scheduled. however, the defendant does not plan on testifying in court. live in san jose, sandra
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osborne, kpix 5. time now 6:56. time for your "final 5. right now police in san francisco are looking for the gunman who killed a 15-year-old near golden gate park. investigators say he didn't have a driver's license and they believe he was the intended victim. >> the man accused of a deadly shooting rampage at oakland's oikos university is due in court today. he is expected to enter a plea. "one goh" is charged with 7 counts of murder. president trump will speak with russian president vladimir putin. they will discuss the civil war in syria. the president of the uc system will face tough questions after the state auditor blasted the university for its nearly $175 million secret fund. uber is planning to file a lawsuit against the city of san francisco today. the rideshare company is going to court seeking to block the city from forcing it to provide the names and addresses of its drivers. and we are getting first
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reports of a motorcycle crash at the macarthur maze. here's a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza. traffic is still quite heavy as you make your way into downtown san francisco. it's about a 30-minute ride across the top. we'll take it over to the dumbarton bridge where we are tracking an earlier crash now cleared but you can see the delays building westbound and 880 has been busy, as well. hat's a check of your traffic; over to you 6:58. good morning, rise and shine! live weather camera towards ocean beach. that's where i want to be today with the temperature in the low 70s there. 60 now santa rosa. it's in the 50s in oakland, livermore and san francisco. 62 san jose. if you are heading to the coast today, santa cruz don't forget the sunblock at 83 degrees. pretty decent surf, as well. meanwhile, the water temperature about 54 degrees. onshore here we go 73 degrees
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in pacifica. mid- and high 80s across the peninsula through the 80s to the low 90s inland going with an outside number of 93 degrees to the north towards calistoga to the east out towards brentwood, back through discovery bay. notice the big cooldown begins on thursday. additional cooling on friday, cloudier, breezy, cooler over the weekend. so enjoy your tuesday. >> happy tuesday. >> my favorite day of the week. >> i have to say friday is my favorite day. >> mine too. >> yeah. me, too. friday. >> friday. >> friday. friday. >> i'm giving the tuesday love. >> three more days until friday. >> warriors love today on this tuesday! >> go warriors! >> thanks for watching, everyone! hope you have a great day. >> your next local update is 7:26. and "cbs this morning" is coming up next. have a wonderful day. ♪[ music ]
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captioning funded by cbs good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, may 2nd, 2017. welcome to "cbs this morning." american bombers fly over the korean peninsula after president trump said he would be honored to meet with kim jong-un and china demands the immediate halt of a u.s. missile defense system operating in south korea. . a flooding disaster escalates in the central u.s. millions are under a state of emergency after deadly storms and a month of heavy rain. a warning after ten seconds of terror leaves passengers with broken bones and bruises, how climate change could double or triple the risk of dangerous air turbulence. >> we begin with today's "eye opener," your world in 90

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