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not too bad thursday-light but it's only 5:00, people. drivers are heading into work, though. thursday light. i like to call it that. but -- >> the day before cinco de mayo. >> we are excited about that, right? >> it's also national bird day and national orange juice day. >> we can drink some juice. >> our director said he wanted to use our sutro tower cam so you can see the fog coming in. that was a really pretty view. did you get a good glimpse of that? >> mm-hm. >> that's the return of the fog that's going to cool us down all the way inland. the fog at the golden gate bridge where visibility is restricted. look at that. we saw the fog yesterday afternoon. temperatures now in the upper 40s in santa rosa to 60 where we have the clear skies in redwood city. it's clear livermore and in san jose in the low 60s. now, our winds have been picking up along the seashore and at sfo at 10, 11 in san francisco. otherwise away from the bay pretty calm winds. we'll have a westerly 10 to 20
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later. satellite-radar, watch that right there. that's the development of the low clouds and fog at the coast. san francisco forecast high today 65 down from 82 yesterday. 60s at the beaches. look at the numbers around the peninsula. 70s and 80s slightly above average. san jose at 82 degrees. down from 89 degrees yesterday. meanwhile, east of the bay, tumbling out of the 90s, to the 70s and 80s. livermore will cool a good 11 degrees. benicia at 78 degrees throughout the carquinez strait. 60s, 70s across the northern portion of our bay area. stinson blustery late day with winds. visibility restricted at this early hour. 81 in cloverdale with full-on sunshine. we have a really sketchy weekend forecast to talk about at 18 minutes after the hour but right now, let's bring in jaclyn dunn. >> good morning. you may have a sketchy morning drive due to the fog. we have a fog advisory in effect for drivers making their way across the golden gate
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bridge. here's a live look at the golden gate bridge and there's headlights southbound. traffic at the limit. but my advice, take it slow this morning. we are tracking a crash in antioch west with bound 4 right near hillcret not blocking any lanes and speeds are still at the limit 27-minute ride out of antioch into hercules. speeds in the green. hat's a check of your traffic; over to you. thank you. the house of representatives is set to vote on the revised gop healthcare bill today. if all democrats oppose the bill as expected, republicans can only afford to lose 22 votes to advance the measure to the senate. house majority leader kevin mc cart think says the bill has enough support. >> we have already debated a large portion of this. >> president trump convinced two republicans to vote yes. the president committed to
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backing an amendment adding $8 billion over five years for high risk pools and patients with pre-existing conditions. some worry that's not even close to enough funding. >> more than 30 states have high risk pools. and the experience -- and i ask all of to you go back and check it out -- the experience was that it didn't work. and largely for the reason that there was not enough money. >> unlike the last effort to repeal and replace obamacare, the congressional budget office has not weighed in on the potential impact of the bill. the nonpartisan cbo estimated the previous version would have resulted in higher premiums and 24 million fewer people with health coverage by 2026. new this morning, three people died in shootings in san jose. one of those shootings involved a police officer. kpix 5's anne makovec is live with the very latest. anne. >> reporter: police are still on scene. they have blocked off this private driveway here behind
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me. this is off of laura valle lane in san jose's willow glen neighborhood. they have been here all night collecting evidence. what we do know is there were shots being fired around 9:00 last night. that's why police were originally called to this scene and when they got here, they got into a short standoff with a man and shot him killing him. and then and then when they enters the home he had come from they found two people dead inside. so we have three people have been killed here in the neighborhood, one by police the other two presumably by the man that they shot and killed. but this is still under investigation this morning. the officer who fired the fatal shot that the one man is on paid administrative leave and this is all being looked into by the san jose pd and the city attorney's office. live in san jose, anne makevoc, kpix 5. a subway sandwich restaurant in san francisco was closed for business following
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the stabbing of an employee and officer-involved shooting. supervisor jane kim says that police told her the stabbing victim was a subway employee asian man. it started with an argument over a sandwich then escalated. just as the man started stabbing the employee, two san francisco police officers interrupted the violence and told the man to drop his knife. witnesses say he refused. >> there was yelling back and for the like oh, i'm doing this i'm not even doing it woo, woo, then get on the ground, get on the ground, get on the ground, get on the ground. after that it was pow, pow, and then i'm right here in the corner. >> police shot and killed the knife-wielding man. the stabbing victim is expected to survive. there is a preliminary hearing today in the high- profile murder case. mark estrada is accused of killing a hayward police sergeant. he pled not guilty in the case. police say that he is straked da shot and killed sergeant scott lunger during a traffic stop in hayward back in july 2015. officers say that estrada opened fire for no reason and
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also exchanged gunfire with lunger's partner. he drove away and abandoned his truck in east oakland then went to the hospital with gunshot wounds. he could face the death penalty. today in san francisco, homelessness is the focus at a city budget meeting. the goal is to gauge how law enforcement money and resources are used to address the crisis. [ beep ] >> supervisor jeff sheehy says people in his district are calling him every day asking what is being done. today he along with other supervisors will be asking various law enforcement agencies what resources they are using and how much it's costing to get people off the streets. >> if you have law enforcement constantly going to move homeless from one spot to another, then you're not going to be able to get -- you're not going to have the ability to actually deal with real crime. [ beep ] >> sheehy believes that
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increased homelessness directly ties into property crimes like car break-ins and thefts. according to data from the san diego overall, property crimes fell 11% last year and car break-ins were down, as well. [ technical difficulties ] >> but they were still high. after jumping 31% were 2014 to 2015, police recorded a 6% drop in 2016. still, there were just over 24,000 break-ins. an east bay bart station is on track to receive some major upgrades but that also means major construction in that area. kpix 5's jessica flores is live at the lafayette bart station to explain. >> reporter: this station is 47 years old so there's cracked pavement and need of a little love here. officials want to do major
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upgrades. the work begins in mid-may when crews will be out here. you can see the renters. the blue area is the section they will be working on. essentially they are redesigning the layout so traffic can flow in and out of the station easily. crews will be working on the drop-off area. they will be putting in new pavement, more parking for motorcycles and more parking for ada-compliant vehicles. plus bart officials say the upgrades will include rain gardens. those gardens will capture storm runoff. and due to all the changes in the layout, the station will lose some fee parking about two dozen spaces. so what does this mean if you have to park here at lafayette station? basically, the two stations at the entrance near deer hill road, those are going to have some staggered closures over the next months while they complete the upgrades. i'm jessica flores, kpix 5. time check 5:08. a group of bay area students takes on the best and the
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brightest at the robotics world championship. >> and late show host stephen colbert isn't backing down amid calls for him to be fired. >> from the kpix weather center, good morning, everyone. bring it on! bring on the fog! i'll talk about the direct effect it will have on your forecast. >> we'll take a look at the traffic coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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forecast in just a few minutes. in a south bay classroom, students are using their skills good morning. 5:12 on this thursday, may 4. yes, we are cooling off! after a couple of days of near and record heat, we have temperatures taking a huge dive today by anywhere from 10 to 20 degrees. we'll pinpoint your neighborhood forecast. we'll even toss in the weekend outbreak coming up in less than 4 minutes. thank you. in a south bay classroom students are using their skills to build robots and they are some of the best in the world. that's what makes palo alto high school this week's "cool school." ♪[ music ] >> reporter: this is valley named for the norse god of revenge. he moves around can carry gears from one place to another and maybe the coolest skill is climbing.
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valley was designed in six weeks by students here at palo alto high school. the school's robotics team 8. >> every line of software code that's written all of that is done by the students. every decision about how to build the robot is made by the students. >> reporter: they just returned from the robotics world championship in houston last month. although they didn't win the overall competition, the team made it to the semifinals. >> being able to know that you designed it and then you completely made it yourself is definitely a great feeling. >> reporter: not only did valley do well, but this team member won the prestigious dean's list award issued to only 10 students worldwide. >> be out there and to be actually win it and next to these amazing people is amazing, incredible. >> reporter: robotics has been very popular here. while there are 85 students on the team, they had to turn away about 40 this year. >> they love being here as much as they can. at the end of the day a number of students in my classroom, go oh, knocked down. >> reporter: the students come
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to the lab not just to create but to become a part of a community, more like a family. >> this is like a second home to me. i come here whenever i have any free time after school whenever it's open. and i really think that i know what i want to do in the future if i have this robotics team. >> the community at first is very, very supportive and it's so amazing to be part of this organization and to do robotics and i must say that i think a lot of us on the team couldn't [ indiscernible ] >> pretty cool high school and cool lab, right? >> exactly. they are in the perfect spot right in the heart of silicon valley. >> in the heart of silicon valley. they are doing some great things. what were you building in high school? i wasn't -- i wasn't building anything. >> i don't know. >> it's one of the best programs in the world. they got to the semifinals. >> very intelligent maybe possibly one day engineers for google, tesla?
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facebook? >> who knows. yeah. you were looking at our future tech leaders. >> smart kids. hey, what's cool about your school? email your nomination to us at coolschools@kpix.com and we may feature your school on the show. nicely done. >> thank you. let's go to our traffic leader jaclyn. >> good morning. and right now, we are tracking a pretty nice ride if you are making your way out on the roads although we are dealing with some foggy conditions. drivers heading to the south bay, not too bad. speeds still moving right at or just below the limit there on all of our south bay majors. we'll take it over to the san mateo bridge where you can see those taillights making their way westbound out of hayward to foster city. we are tracking a travel time that remains in the green still under 15 minutes. so no delays there. doesn't look too foggy along that stretch. over at the bay bridge toll plaza, things are still moving right at the limit there no delays. we haven't seen those metering lights just yet but they will be activated here in minutes. we are still in the green. if you are driving along the
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golden gate bridge, this is the conditions you're dealing with this morning. you can see those headlights or barely see them making their way southbound. quick tip for driving in the fog, remember slow it down. always use your headlights. never your high beams. stay focused. this is not the day to be multitasking in the car. hat's a check of your traffic; over to you. great advice. thank you very much. good morning. time check 5:16. i want to go ahead and use jaclyn's traffic shot again call on that so you can take a look at the fog that's just shrouding the deck of the golden gate bridge. shrouded in at the north bay and the coast and the bay but as we climb atop the transamerica pyramid -- [ foghorn ] >> -- i love that. >> you can see that we have great visibility towards mount diablo so the fog is at the seashore. inland we have the clarity. we currently have 49 degrees in santa rosa with the clear skies. livermore is clear at 61. it's 57 degrees in oakland. boy, wide span of temperatures.
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and george hughes is our weather watcher in san francisco. he has 50 and the fog is back. winds at 11 in san francisco, gentle winds will pick up to a gust about 15. so fog at the coast today. lots of sunshine inland. for your cinco de mayo we'll have cooler conditions and for the weekend unsettled weather. let me explain first off, may the force be with you. on this thursday, we have high pressure. it's starting to traverse north sagging to the east. it's allowing the development of the low clouds and fog all because of this area of low pressure that's to the north of us. our futurecast illustrates by saturday, it's going to nosedive south. it will spark some showers and the thunderstorms across the
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high sierra. there's a chance of a little bit of precipitation making it into our back door in the east bay over the weekend just a slight chance. here's your thursday. there's that robust marine layer along the coast pushing onshore friday at this time. making its presence known in our inland areas. so wake up overcast in throughout the tri-valley. and then as we forge ahead to saturday, we are partly cloudy for the most part during the morning hours and watch what happens during the afternoon. that chance of a light shower in the east bay pretty much over the diablo range and then that dissipates. sunday will be partly to mostly cloudy. it's going to be a cooler breezy weekend. today still 90s throughout the central valley. 70 in monterey. 70 in the high sierra. mid-90s in redding. meanwhile today's numbers coming down dramatically. 60s beaches, 60s around the bay. 70s around the peninsula. 80s in our inland areas. tumbling out of the 90s. here's your extended forecast. cooling on friday for cinco de
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mayo. and then over the weekend we'll struggle to reach that 70- degree mark. that's a look at your thursday forecast. kenny, what's up? time to see what's trending today. stephen colbert is defending his statement about president trump as his statement on monday night. some people posted on social media with the hashtag, fire colbert. but it didn't seem to bother him. >> welcome to "the late show," i'm your host stephen colbert. >> whoo! [ applause and cheers ] >> am i still the host? i'm still the host!!! [ applause and cheers ] >> yeah. that's how colbert opened the show last night. . he got backlash about obscene vulgarities about president trump and president putin. he might change it to make it less crude but says he doesn't regret it. you might hear a lot of "may the fourth be with you."
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it is "star wars" day. just in time for the big day some "star wars" super fans got the ultimate surprise. >> luke! i am your father! >> no!!! that's impossible!! you can't be dad vader! >> how are you, man? >> actor mark hamill dropped by a "star wars" fundraiser yesterday and gave his best darth vader impression. the newest "star wars" film about hans solo will be released next year. if you need a little pick me up this morning, you could try einstein's new bagels called the espresso buzz. the company says it has about one-third of the caffeine you would find in a cup of coffee. as for the taste, some love it some hate it and some say it tase like bitter chewy coffee. and i'm dennis o'donnell. coming up, coming into play last night the giants had won only one series in the month of april. do april showers bring may flowers? they did for one giants pitcher next. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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good morning, everybody. sure, i know it's just may, but there is a growing sense of urgency for the giants to get their act together! having won just one series so far this season, and having a chance to match that last night
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with a win in l.a. before the game, vince scully inducted foot dodgers ring of honor. giants jeff samardzija with an era of 6. the game goes to extra earnings. gorkys hernandez are you kidding me? the giants take the lead. they win 4-1. and they finally win a series 2 out of 3 from the dodgers. and the game one win golden state committed a season low seven turnovers against utah. during the regular season they averaged more than 14 a game but since mike brown replaced steve kerr three games ago, the warriors have given the ball away only 24 times. is that a coincidence? >> steve, i hope you're watching this. you know? we had a total of 24 turnovers in the last three games. that's an area i'm doing a lot better than you.
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i have gotten a point across to our guys a lot better. i'm taking the credit steve. [ laughter ] >> they think i should take the credit. i'm gonna take the credit. >> got to take the credit while you can. right? alabama softball bailey homered against ole miss to tie the game at 3 been hemphill jumped over home plate to celebrate with the teammates. he was tagged out because she never touched home plate. making matters worse, alabama lost by one run 5-4. the a's 7- 4 losers last night to minnesota. they have lost 8 of the last 9. warriors game 2 against the jazz tonight. we'll be there. i'm dennis o'donnell. see you tonight. let's get to the play of the day. major league baseball white sox and royals in an al central showdown. >> it's not comfortable for a hitter. what' play! >> he is playing great defense
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for the royals on the hot corner. big man gets down for the shots and fires the layser from foul territory to get the out. royals get the win and mike gets our play of the day. a 47-year-old bart station with major upgrades coming up. i'm jessica flores with the details coming up. >> a double homicide suspect is dead this morning after being shot and killed by police. the latest live from the scene next. ,, ,,,,
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other religious groups. >> it's a big-time change in your forecast today. we have fog at the coast. we have sunshine inland. but wait. until you see what the weekend has in store. >> quiet on the roads but updates over to the san mateo bridge and the golden gate bridge and bay bridge. we'll have a bridge roundup coming up. good morning. investigators are on the scene of a deadly shooting with three victims one shot by a cop. kpix 5's anne makovec is live in san jose with the very latest. >> reporter: officers shot and killed a double homicide suspect here last night. and we are going to go and you can see they are still here live at the scene. this is on laura via lane in san jose's willow glen neighborhood and they have been here for more than 8 hours at this point. around 9:00 last night, police got a call that there had been
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shots fired. when they got here, they were the a home where they found two people dead inside. identities unknown. they were in a standoff with a man who police say shot and killed those two people and police shot and killed the suspect. there is an investigation into the homicide and and also the officers involved shooting. the officer who shot and killed him is on paid administrative leave. anne makovec, kpix 5. the jury in the sierra lamar murder trial is expected to start deliberations today. antolin garcia-torres is accused of killing the 15-year- old nearly five years ago. yesterday, defense attorneys gave the jury a top ten list of why they should dismiss the charges. it included the suspect's calm demeanor, no murder weapon, no witnesses, no crime scene, no cause of death and the fact that the lar is still she is
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still listed as a missing person. right now in san francisco an investigation is under way at civic center plaza where a dead body was found this morning. kpix 5's jackie ward is live in san francisco with the latest. >> we don't have much information knee but what police say is a man in his -- we don't have much information right now but what police say is a man in his 20 is dead after being shot. it happened around 3 a.m. witnesses say his name was christian, a homeless man who lived in the area at the civic center plaza. the witness said he heard gunshots then saw the victim after he was shot. >> like, i seen him stumbling up ands get ah! i don't know bleeding or not. really sad, like, then everybody took off running and scattered. >> reporter: again, all we know now is that one man is dead
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after being shot just a couple of hours ago. there's still quite a few people here on scene apparently people who knew him. there's probably a group of about 10 or so people. right now, police aren't releasing any more information on the shooting. they say that they have a lot of good leads about the shooter himself or herself. so they want to just keep those details to themselves right now. in san francisco, jackie ward, kpix 5. president trump plans to sign an executive order rolling back restrictions on nonprofit groups endorsing political candidates. the president has promised to get rid of an irs rule which bans churches and other nonprofits from directly endorsing or opposing political candidates or risk losing nonprofit status. today's order is also expected to allow those organizations to deny certain health coverage for religious reasons such as contraception. the house is expected to vote today on a bill to repeal and replace obamacare. the gop leaders won over some republican moderates when help
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was added for people with pre- existing conditions to pay for insurance. democrats blasted the decision to rush the bill to a vote without a new estimate on the effects from the cbo. 5:34. let's check weather and an update on this cooldown. >> i was just speaking with susan lee taylor at kcbs radio at the coast. she says in pacifica totally socked in even a little condensation in the form of some drizzle there this morning so let's get to it this morning take a look at our live weather camera featuring the golden gate bridge. keep in mind the span of the golden gate bridge is roughly 220 feet off the water. and we are totally socked in there. so how about another view? this time around, looking out from sutro tower in a northerly direction. [ foghorn ] >> the fog is making a comeback. now, we could see the very tip- top of the tower there. [ foghorn ] >> it stands 746 feet above the water. and it gives me a good impression that that fog bank is roughly about 700 feet deep. it's very compressed, low-
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lying, trying to slip into the bay this morning. it reflects a cooling trend. it's 49 in santa rosa, this time yesterday morning in the 60s. the cooler air mass hasn't made it into the tri-valley, in the 60s, same in san jose. 50s redwood city. san francisco and oakland also in the 50s. so that onshore push is now blowing in 11 and 10-mile-per- hour winds sfo in san francisco. yet to move into the tri- valley. east-southeast wind in napa. these winds will rotate to the west later today and that's when the cooling will begin in our inland areas. but it's here. that bank of low clouds and fog, temperature-wise average high san francisco 64. 65 is the forecast high today down from 82 yesterday. a string of 60s will be common around the seashore. 70s and 80s around the peninsula. we jump up to the low and mid- 80s across the santa clara valley. then we drift into the eastern portion of our bay area where we tumble out of the mid-90s from yesterday. it was 96 in discovery bay.
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it was also in the mid-90s in brentwood. a good 10-degree drop today. you will feel the difference. low 80s in pleasanton down from 95 degrees. 60s and 70s common in the north bay. santa rosa at 75. 77 in sonoma with a west wind 10 to 15. and then 70s to the mid-80s in lakeport and clearlake all throughout lake county. we're going to talk about the weekend and the big changes you'll need to know about that. that's coming up at 48 after the hour. let's send it to jaclyn. thanks, roberta. right now we are tracking a couple of problems on our bridges. we'll take it to san mateo first. we have some pallets reported to be in the lanes in the westbound direction. live look you can see the taillights are heading westbound out of hayward into foster city. 16 minutes in the green but it's getting crowded. things are slowing down a bit so you'll be in good company if you are making your way along that stretch. you'll be dealing with fog heading across the golden gate bridge. headlights making their way southbound. no delays but please, take it easy as you get behind the
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wheel. over at the bay bridge toll plaza, not dealing with much fog but you're definitely dealing with a lot of traffic. we have those metering lights that's just turned on and traffic is starting to back up towards the 880 overcrossing. hat's a check of your traffic; over to you. thank you. an east bay bart station will be seeing construction work over the next couple of weeks. something officials say is long overdue. kpix 5's jessica flores is live at the lafayette bart station to explain the changes. >> reporter: this station is 47 years old, michelle. there's some cracked pavement. officials say that the parking layout isn't great. they say it needs major upgrades. crews will begin working on these upgrades mid-may so still about a week away. you can see in the renderings the blue area is the section they will be working on. essentially, they are redesigning the layout so traffic can easily flow in and out of the station. crews will be working on the
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drop-off area. they will be putting in new pavement. more parking for motorcycles and more parking spaces for ada-compliant vehicles. and due to the change in layout, the station will lose some parking about 2 dozen spaces. >> i don't think there's a problem with that parking lot. it's easy to get in and out of here. only thing -- i'm here early, but i wish that maybe there would have been another -- a garage here because i have friends that if you're not here by 8:15, those lots fill up. so space is about the only thing. but getting in and out, it's good. >> reporter: bart officials say the upgrades will include rain gardens that capture storm runoff. all of these upgrades will have an impact if you do park here at the station. the two parking lots and the entrance near deer hill road are going to have some staggering closures over the next eight months. that's how long it will take crews to finish all of these
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upgrades. reporting live in lafayette, i'm jessica flores, kpix 5. all right. we should know within a week whether or not uber's self- driving car program will get temporarily shut down. google's company "waymo" is suing uber. yesterday's court hearing in san francisco, "waymo's" lawyers claim that uber orchestrated a plan to steal "waymo's" self-driving car technology. "waymo" claims that its former employee anthony lewandowski was hired by uber to help the company steal trade secrets. he allegedly stole thousands of documents before he started a new self-driving startup for uber. uber denies it say there's no evidence that any stolen filed touched uber's services. if the judge rules in favor of "waymo," uber could be forced to remove self-driving cars from the roads. tomorrow the government is set to release data on the jobs market for april. cbs news business analyst jill schlesinger breaks down why the employment market could finally
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be shifting in favor of job seekers. so jill, what's expected tomorrow? >> reporter: we are looking for about 185,000 jobs in april. that's up from the weaker-than- expected 98,000 in march. unemployment will go up 4.6%. economists say it's beginning to look more like a job seeker's market for everyone not just software engineers. the paid premium for switching jobs is nearing an eight-year high over 4%. high performers could get close to 5%. that's better than the 3% increase for workers who don't change jobs. i know it sometimes seems scary to take the plunge especially if you have been somewhere for a while but when senior level people leave a job for a pay raise it can be more significant 10% according to job search site glass door. >> it's basic economic theory. risk leads to reward. so jill, any tips for would-be job seekers? >> there are a few new apps you
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might want to check out. job scan. that allows you to tailor your resume' to postings by identifying keywords. one pairs you with a hiring manager linkedin's open candidate setting broadcast to your network but not your employer that you're on the market. now, if you are staying put and maybe time to ask for a raise, use a range rather than a single number to increase your total. the number at the bottom end, that should be equivalent to the one you would have used as a single dollar offer. the upper end of the range, that should be about 20% higher. so look, if you want a $50,000 salary, you go to your boss and you say, how about a 50 to $60,000 range? good luck. we are seeing a tightening labor market. so this should be a good time for you. >> you'll never get it if you don't ask, right? >> that's right. >> exactly. all right, cbs news business analyst jill schlesinger, thank
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you. 5:41 right now. ♪[ music ] >> one bay area neighborhood is experiencing a new rash of car break-ins. and the thieves are looking for one thing in particular. >> plus, a farmer in connecticut is offering goat yoga classes. what gave her the inspiration. ,,,, who are these people? the environmentally aware. the ones with their eyes on the sky and our air.
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this is gorgeous. this is the indication that we have a cooler day ahead to end the workweek. that's a return of the low clouds and fog roughly condensed to about 6, 700 feet at this hour. it slips over the golden gate bridge into the bay. now, the effect this is going to have on your thursday and friday forecast plus a big change over the weekend you
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need to know about. it's traffic and weather coming up at 5:48. investigators are trying to determine what sparked a deadly crash between a freight train and teenaged boy on his bicycle. the crash happened near the tracks on grant and railroads as the teen was heading to school. he was only about a block from his campus. kipp collegiate. grief counselors arrived from the school to help students come to grips with the tragedy. the principal says the honor student was loved by many in the community. san francisco's sunset district is seeing a spike in car break-ins. 157 were reported in the month of march alone by taraval police. now residents are putting up signs to warn others asking them to remove all valuables from their cars. however, police say that the thieves aren't looking for stuff in the car. >> we are also seeing suspects breaking into the cars simply for the garage door opener. then once they have it, they go into the garage and steal bikes and tools. >> police are asking residents
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to remove those garage door openers from their cars no matter where they're parked because thieves can use your registration to finds your address. mary [indiscernible name] will officially become the new president of san jose state university this morning. she was previously the president of southern connecticut state university. the owner of a rescue farm in connecticut was browsing the web when she stumbled upon a viral video that spell opportunity! the idea - goat yoga. the owner of a rescue farm in connecticut was browsing the web when she saw a viral video that spelled opportunity. the idea, goat yoga. leah hilton started offering those lively yoga classes on her farm to cover the cost of caring for the animals. hilton says she really likes to see the goats snuggling and cuddling and jumping and prancing. the yoga classes run about an hour, about $25 a session. >> so that's reasonable for yoga $25. but what -- you're from
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connecticut. what's going on in connecticut? goat yoga? >> goat yoga. down dog goat yoga. >> i was trying to figure that out. how does this work? >> is that a new yoga pogs? position? the cow? >> what do they do? butt heads? >> $25? i don't know. when i go it's -- well, free at my gym but 20 bucks usually outside. >> it varies. >> goes up. everything is going up. all the costs. [ crosstalk ] . >> we're going to discuss goat yoga for days to come. let's discuss traffic right now. [ crosstalk ] . >> we're tracking some foggy conditions out there. that roberta will tell us more about. but here's a live look at the golden gate bridge. headlights making their way in the southbound direction. if this is part of your morning commute, give yourself some extra time and space between you and the car in front of
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you. different story over to the richmond/san rafael bridge. you can see those headlights in the westbound direction. no delays across the span. things are starting to get busy though for drivers over at the bay bridge toll plaza. we have the metering lights on. traffic backed up into the maze. and it's about 21 minutes from the maze to downtown san francisco. we'll take it over to interstate 580. this is right near 680 and you can see those headlights and taillights. starting to get slow along 580. we are in the yellow, 25-minute travel time. highway 4 in the green. the eastshore freeway, as well. here's roberta with the forecast. you are so optimistic. i love you. you're saying "diamonds and rubies" and i go no, this looks like traffic. here's the fog at the golden gate bridge. this span is roughly about 220 feet above water so we are
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socked in at 200 feet. and then we're also socked in at 700 feet. this is a view from sutro tower looking due north towards sausalito and tiburon and look at that fog just surge onshore from the coast trying to make its way into the bay waters. it's roughly compressed at about 700 feet this morning. we know that because the tower is 747 feet above the water. temperatures in the 40s and 50s. 61 livermore. san francisco 51. the winds are about 5 miles per hour for the most part. west-southwest winds 10 to 15 during the afternoon. increasing winds friday through the weekend. so today we have the fog lingering at the coast. we have the sunshine away from the bay. and we do have cooler and breezy but sunshine for cinco
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de mayo. the weekend it's unsettled. let's explain why. satellite-radar does suggest a huge dome of high pressure bringing us the record heat for the past couple of days. it's now beginning to lift to the north traversing to the east and as it does so, we are seeing the changes here in the bay area. this low was over there yesterday. it's now beginning to surge south. so by saturday, we will see some thunderstorms in the high sierra. a couple of these showers will make it into the san joaquin valley. and there's a chance we could see a shower in the east bay. primary around the diablo range. here's the fog bank today. here's the fog bank tomorrow at this hour. it makes its presence a little bit further inland a good 50 miles. so the cooler air mass will follow. and then meanwhile on saturday, while we will start off with partly cloudy skies, there's that slight chance, slight chance, of a very light rain shower all the way through your sunday. so over the weekend partly to mostly cloudy skies both days
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cooler and breezy conditions. but not a washout by any means. 90s throughout the central valley today. temperatures today 60s beaches, 60s bay, what a difference, it was 82 yesterday in san francisco. out of the 90s to the 80s in throughout the tri-valley. here's your extended forecast. sunshine monday through wednesday. make it a great day. and buckingham palace makes an announcement about prince philip. coming up. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,
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kind of like this look. i'm calling it the "name your price tool" phase. whatever. phillip" has announced he will stop carrying out public engagements once the summer winds down. he een new this morning, prince philip has announced he will stop carrying out public engagements once the summer winds down. he has the support of the queen in his choice to decline new invitations once fall gets under way. but prince philip may be attending public events from time to time. there is now a major push for airlines to get your baggage back to you on time. the san francisco federal court just ruled airlines that charge baggage fees can be sued for delivering baggage late as in
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not on the baggage carousel when you land. most charge $25 to $75 for checked luggage. a california family is removed from a delta flight after the airline demanded their seats. the couple and two toddlers were going from maui to l.a.x. and bought an extra seat for one of the kids. when the flight was overbooked the airline insisted they give it up. the father fought back the entire family got the boot. at." 20:41:41 delta had this to say: we a ry for what this fa erienced. has reached out and wi talking with them to >> delta said: a deadly accid involving a "golden gate transit bus." we're told: the bus hit and killed a man.. who was walkin right now investigators are looking into a deadly accident involving a golden gate transit bus. we are told that the bus hit and killed the man who was walking on sir francis drake
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boulevard in san anselmo around 9 p.m. last night. the only information we have about the victim is that he was in his 20s. no word on what led up to the crash. a double homicide suspect is dead after police shot and killed him. coming up, details on the standoff and what officers are doing here this morning. >> reporter: and one man is dead after an early-morning shooting at civic center plaza. we are on the scene where the park just reopened. ,,,,
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the investigation underway after three people died in shootings. sed this morning san jose police are flooding a south bay community. the investigation under way after three people died in shootings. >> plus, today a revised healthcare bill goes up for a vote in the house of representatives. why two republican lawmakers changed their no to yes. it is thursday, may 4. i'm michelle griego. >> i'm kenny choi.
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good morning. let's start with a live look outside this morning. the rush about to start. look at that. look at the fog returning to the bay area and, of course, on the right you have a live look at 880 in oakland. you know, the fog is beautiful but jaclyn, i think i'm more impressed with the light traffic. >> right now 880 looks pretty good. they are not dealing with that much of that fog but drivers headed along the golden gate bridge will definitely be dealing with that across the span and over at the bay bridge toll plaza, well, deing with delays. we have those metering lights on and traffic backed up well beyond the foot of the maze. it's backing up along the eastshore freeway. so give yourself some extra time as you are heading out the door this morning especially if you are going to be in areas with that fog. don't want to be in a rush trying to deal with this. but never stop on the freeway when it is foggy. very dangerou

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