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top stories we're following for you on this thursday april 11th. developing bills out of san francisco, where a high-speed chase ins in a crash. a live report will be coming up. >> we're also watching the weather, yesterday was the hottest day of the year, hope you got out enjoyed it, because things are changing. let's start with a weather checked with erica. >> we are experiencing when that is approaching from the west. yesterday we saw 60's by this time we are still in the '50s. the temperatures will be about 15 degrees cooler than yesterday. the chance for sprinkles will be north of the golden gate
bridge by monday. i was have your full details coming up. >> the freeway is looking good we are not tracking any major hot spots. we do have a card delays and their finishing up some track work there have been delays will get a cleared through 24 street embargo parkway. we are still tracking 10 to 20 minutes delays. some trains for millbrae and daly city are being turned around. there are not able to make it through as some passengers will have to transfer. >> a developing story out of san francisco this morning. a stolen car has led police on a high-speed chase. that car that crashed into a muni bus. kron4 mike pelton as live in san francisco. >> the crows have towed away
the car but some of the damage is still remaining. when the car crashed into the fire hydrant it went slide in the air to an apartment building were in damaged it. the chp stated that the car chase started after they noticed a car making a radical mess. they ran the license plate and the authority stated that it was involved in a carjacking a few days ago. the officers started to follow the car and had to three people and the inside. the car started spitting at about 70 mi. per hour and it made the officers stopped a pursuit and they found the car here in union and van ness. hit a muni bus and a fire hydrant. everyone inside the bus are okay but the suspect fled the scene. >> you are in a major city,
it was just too surprising. i have been here all my life. it was not too surprising. >> it was a wild morning. i was just hanging out on the bench. you have to be prepared. >> officers is set up a perimeter to search for the suspect but that did not find one. if they do not even have a good description because the officers were not able to get to close because it was involved in a carjacking. >> police in east palo alto are investigating a drive-by shooting where a man was shot in his head. it happened last night before 8:00 p.m. in the 300 block of azalia dry. police say that the 29 year-old victim was walking on the street when a dark colored vehicles slowly approached him. an occupant in the vehicle shot the victim, striking
him in the head. the victim is in stable condition this morning and is expected to survive. >> new this morning, hundreds of students at an antioch high school will be taking a different type of test today. a tuberculosis test. that is because many of them were exposed to a student o had teen-be. kron4 will tran is at the school with the details. >> the reason why they're not testing the entire school is because you have to be enclosed quarters for about eight hours before you can be affected by. this is why we are talking about a hundred students are so. this is set to happened at 9:00 a.m.. is just a simple blood test. they can find
out whether or not the student has tuberculosis or will come down with that. back in march of this student he or she has been treated and there are now back at the school. they are obviously very concerned and that is why health officials will be on campus to administer the tests to the stillness. we will have a live report with this person coming up. >> a man was arrested on a bart train yesterday during the height of the morning commute. he is being identified as 30 year-old zachary mccabe. bart police received reports of an altercation between two passengers just before 8:00 a.m. at the pleasanton hill station. he was taking up to seize on the train when a man asked him to move so
that he could sit down. he then became aggressive of and a nearby see mel passenger intervene, using a stun gun to so do the suspect. >> he was transported to a nearby hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries. he was arrested on suspicion of battery on a transit passenger. the passengers to intervene, including the woman who used a stun gun, were not arrested. police said they were acting in self-defense. >> at $1.5 billion development is coming to the oakland waterfront right next to the jack london square. that area will be developed starting next year along the embarcadero. developers plan to build on 65 a. of land, it will be called brooklyn basin. 3100 total residential units are
going in as well as many new restaurants, shops, and open space. the project will create an estimated 10,000 jobs. governor jerry brown announced the jack london square transformation yesterday while he traveled in china. >> the opening of the new span of the bay bridge may be delayed. officials are trying to find a solution to deal with the bolts that snap on the new eastern span. they said yesterday that the reason for the holdup, they're trying to figure out how to fix the problem bolts there is still no solution. 32 of the first 96 bolts put in place snapped when caltran turned them. apparently hydrogen made its way into the galvanized still making the bolts brittle. but even with
a bad bolts caltran says, the new span is safer than the current one. so the new bridge span might open on- time, labor day weekend. opening weekend celebration plans include a walk and bike ride across the span. and as of now, those plans have not been cancelled. >> we will be right back. please. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪
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washington d.c. where volunteers the members of the clergy from newtown, connecticut are placing more than 3300 " grave markers " him in a mock cemetery on the national mall. there is one gray for every single victim that was killed as a result of gun violence as the shooting as sandy the elementary school. meantime, the senate today will attempt to block debate on the democratic gun-control bill. the measure would expand background checks to more gun buyers, toughen penalties against illicit firearm sales and provide more money for school security. >> a new survey shows a majority of americans favor stricter gun control laws. the sea in end poll also shows a big jump in the
number of people will say that gun policy is extremely important. but despite the increase, the issue still ranks behind the economy, the federal budget deficit, and health care. the poll also indicates one thing standing in the way of passing stricter national gun laws, is a the growing perception among gun owners, that is the government is trying to take away their right to own a weapon. >> this year's crop of college graduates will have a tough time finding a job. that is according to a new report by the economic policy institute. almost 9 percent of recent college grads are unemployed, according to labor department data. more than 80% are under employed. and, as of last year, 52 percent of college grads under 25 are not working in jobs that require a college degree. the report says the the best way to improve the
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missouri and arkansas residents are grappling with aftermath of a series of storms that spawned at least two tornadoes. one tornado touched down wednesday night in st. louis server of hazelwood, ripping the roof off of several homes. you can see video of the damage on the left. no serious injuries were reported. missouri gov. jay nixon has declared a state of emergency in the state. nixon will tour damage areas today. a another turn at a touchdown in arkansas, damaging at least 33 homes and leaving three people injured in van buren counting. if you can see them cleaning up some of the damage on the right. >> and we are seeing hazardous weather conditions. we are talking about heavy snow from the midwest and we are also seen
freezing rain and sleet. to the southern half of the united states we are seen the warmer air ahead of the weather. we are talking about flooding being a possibility. we may also see the wind higher. we will continue to monitor this and any national the developing news. and now we will focus on our local temperatures. it is a very clear start to the morning and we do have coastal fog and the wind is approaching from the left. the temperatures are mild and they're not as warm as they were yesterday. we are same more on the shore push and the temperatures may be 15 degrees cooler. there are a few spots a will be
struggling to even reach 60 degrees. the winds on right now part sustained. the dust are about 26 mi. per hour. it is a pretty breezy as you have to work and school. the temperatures still will be warmer than the seasonal average. i do not think we will see in the '80s and we will not break any records. by 12:00 we will see mid to upper 60s. 70's will dominate the screen by 3:00 p.m.. by 8:00 p.m. tonight we will be back in the 60 degree territory. >> there'll be plenty of 0 per 60's and 70's. 71 expected for sunnyvale. we're talking mid-70s for walnut creek and the same as for pleasanton. downtown san francisco will be checking in at 66 degrees and 70 degrees over in berkeley.
california we are looking at dry weather. we will continue with pretty mild conditions lasting into the weekend. the breezes will pick up sunday into monday. overall, the temperatures are mild. you could expect partly cloudy conditions. upper 60s round the bay and low 60's for the coast. the time now with 6:19 a.m.. >> bart has fixed the overnight trek work and they have restored service between 24 and bob dole.bob dole single tracking these some of the trains were turned back. 10 to 15 minutes
delays and they expect this to be clear within the next minute or so. >> over on the bay bridge we are taking a look at the back up in the westbound direction. the metering lights have been activated. we have noticed them coming on about 15 minutes earlier than usual. i do not know why this has been the case and the traffic volume has not been high. there was a wind advisories for the san mateo bridge but it has expired. 1 01 southbound has no delays. we're updating drive times. we're looking at 15 minutes drive from hercules to berkeley. if there are no delays for south the 680. there is a little bit of slowing on 1 01 north on. on 680 northbound there was a report of an accident and we do have a little bit of slowing. it only as about
two minutes to your trip. there are no delays through marin county. >> we're also watching gas prices this morning as prices continue to fall. the national averages $3.56 for a regular gallon of gas, while the state average has fallen to $4 even. taking a look at bay area numbers. in san francisco, they're coming in at $4.10. in oakland, they're coming in at $3.97. in san jose, they're coming in at $3.98. >> san francisco police are looking for more than a dozen men who beat up a man at a strip club. the attack happened early yesterday morning on the 700 block of 0-ferro street. police said that the man was talking to a stripper when they got
into an argument. the man slapped her fall away from her, she screamed, and that prompted a group of about 15 men to show up. if they started punching him and his wallet was taken. the man was beaten had scratches on his face but he refused medical treatment. >> there were some very tense moments on highway 1 01 and santa barbara county yesterday afternoon. a man with a knife stopped traffic and squared off with sheriff deputies. barely man was walking across all lines of the freeway and he refused to cooperate with the police. deputy shot the suspect six times with a taser gun, but those shots and did not work because his us because of his the clothing. a seventh shot finally took the man down and he was subdued by deputies and taken into custody. the standoff for stiffer will shut down in both directions. >> joe paterno is family is
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numbers. the dow rose 128 points to close at 14,802. it is a the dials of third gang in a row. the nasdaq was up 59 points. the s&p 500 rose 19 points. >> some homeowners and former homeowners will start getting checks in the mail tomorrow. he is all a part of a settlement between the government and 13 mortgage servicers over foreclosure abuses. $3.6 billion will be given out to more than 4 million borrowers. the payments range from $300 to $125,000. payments from all the servicers except goldman sacks and morgan stanley will go out starting this week and be completed by july. talks with other banks are still going on. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back to kron 4 news. the opening bell is now bringing. we are watching on wall street. dow futures are up by 10 points and we will see if the winning ways will continue. we will be tracking the market's perry ed we will talk to rob black in 15 minutes. >> yesterday we set records in the weather at the apartment.department. it was a t day to go to the beach. it will bear a lot cooler today
are around the entire district. the temperatures are about 15 degrees cooler. it is still above seasonal average perry ed we are talking mostly clear conditions by letter on tonight. into tomorrow there is very little changes and plenty of sunshine to go or around. i will have the full details and i will walk you through this in just a few minutes. >> as we are not tracking any hot spots on the freeway. we are going to take a quick look at the golden gate bridge for 1 01 south. art is still recovering from early morning problems and they have a single track through san francisco. the service has now been restored. other public transit a stillborn on-time including caltran. >> a stolen car has led
police on a high-speed chase. that car that crashed into a muni bus. it also crashed into a building at knocked over a fire hydrant. kron4 mike pelton is live in san francisco. >> the fire hydrant when a slide into an apartment building and there is a large hole in the wall. in fact, take a look get some video from this morning. the chp stated that day and noticed a car making erratic movements and they ran a license plate and they stated that was involved in a carjacking a several days ago. the officers stated that they started to follow the car and tried to pull the vehicle over instead the car raced about 70 mi. per hour. they stopped the pursuit and that ultimately found the car here. it crashed into this fire
hydrant and a muni bus. everyone on the bus is okay but the suspects fled the scene. they get set up a perimeter to search for the suspects but they did not find them. they stated that they have no descriptions because they did not get too close to the vehicle because of it be a part of a carjacking. they stated that these gentlemen may be armed and dangerous. they stated that you just never know what that may have on them. >> so the suspects are just walking around san francisco? >> witnesses told the police that some of them fled up union street and they have not found them. yes, they could still be in the area. >> hundreds of students at antioch high school are set to be tested for tuberculosis to that. this comes after a student was
diagnosed with the illness. a student at deer valley high school was confirmed to have active tuberculosis on march 25th, but is no longer infected. contra costa help services officials are investigating this case and the students will all go to have precautionary testing. school officials notified parents and guardians of the students who may have to be exposed. symptoms of active tuberculosis include fever, a prolonged off, night sweats, and unexpected weight loss. >> san jose mayor chuck reed will " not " be sitting down with major league baseball commissioner bud selig to discuss the oakland a's pursuit of a san jose ballpark. selig has rebuffed reit april 2nd request for a personal
meeting. the commissioner said that the mayor should instead talk to the sports consultant who worked with mlb on stadium issues for the minnesota twins. the san francisco giants have objected on grounds that they relied on the territorial rights to the san jose area when they build at&t park. >> secretary of state john kerry is expected to arrive in south korea tomorrow his visits come as u.s. officials suggest north korea could launch missiles at any time. intelligence suggested that the regimen may have moved several shorter range missiles launchers across the country. that is on top of the two intermediate range mobile missiles that is part along the northeast coast.
yesterday, defense secretary choke a joke made it clear, the u.s. military is ready to respond if they are threatened. >> hagel says the bottom line right now, kim jung un is so unpredictable the united states has no choice but to prepare for whatever might come. >> a new report shows that fewer californians are getting health insurance through their employers. the report was released today by the robert wood johnson foundation. it shows the number of california is getting employer sponsored insurance dropped by more than 8 percent over the last decade. from 62% in the year 2000 to 53 percent by 2011. the job mirrors a national decline, with 11.5 million fewer people receiving coverage through their job compared to 10 years ago.
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trained in a vocational school. 19 your all dimarea young was gunned down on a richmond street corner as he was jogging. the shooting occurred about half a block from a child day care center, which was placed on lot down after the shooting. >> a man was arrested on a barge train yesterday during the height of the morning commute. bart police received reports of an altercation between two passengers just before 8:00 a.m. at the pleasant hill station. then demanded to see your party year-old za chary mccabe was taking up to seize on the train when a man asks him to move so that he could sit down. he was arrested on suspicion of battery on a transit passenger. >> the opening of the new span of the bay bridge may be delayed. officials are trying to find a solution to deal with the bolts that
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of chinese money by in the bay area. there is a lot of money to be made and real- estate perry e \ / pinole. line governor brown just happen to when perez a >; >> and nils today they have bird flu and china and their stocks are getting hit. i use this as a reason to buy stock not to sell it. microsoft is developing a new tablet. >> people are standing by j.c. penney even though. he is a billionaire that has been scolded. >> is there any hope for them? >> my personal experience--i
cannot have been more wrong. i thought that they would give him another six to nine months. i do think that they can bounce back. he took that silicon valley area dance with him. i do not like these types of companies where if they acquire land, i will wait for their earnings. >> the job market is still topping due to unemployment still dropping. people are leaving the work force. is there any hope? >> the march employment rate was awful but january and february was nice. it is starting to come back. this
was due to seasonal. is not a hot job market but it is not cold either unemployment is 27.2%. >> we would check back with rob black at 9:15 a.m.. >> the temperatures are cooler than yesterday's in fact, we could see 10 to 15 degrees. we are waking up to mostly clear skies in downtown san francisco. yesterday, we saw mid 60's. antioch was in the mega 60's and 24 hours ago. it is 51 degrees right now in hayward perry ed we are definitely off to a cooler start. we do have coastal fog and low
cloud cover along the coast. all signs are pointing to a cooler afternoon. today, it is a split atindicating 60's anw 70's. the zero launch will stay out of our area men will not see in the '80s. the temperatures will still be above the seasonal average. by 8:00 p.m. we will be back in the 60 degree territory. >> upper 60s and low 70's for the south bay. upper 60s for fremont. walnut creek will be getting in at 75 degrees and the same for concord. 76 degrees for danville and san francisco will be coming in at 66 degrees. low 60's for ocean beach and daly city. let's walk you to a satellite radar because we do have interesting changes to talk
about. a again, we have a westerly wind and the winds were gusting along the coastline. it will continue to be windy through the duration of today. i pressure is moving into the area and this means said it will be pretty mild. the winds will pick up a again sunday into monday. overall will have fair weather or around the bay. >> that was sure forecast. here is your traffic now with george. >> we are free of hot spots. looking at your trip to the bay bridge the backup has still been here but not on 880 approach. it is still
about a 12 minute drive time as you head to the upper deck out of the macarthur mayes. for the golden gate bridge highway 1 01 southbound is an easy trip they have no problems across the span. public transit update for you because we have been tracking earlier problems are barred. they stated that they have been completely cleared up in there are no more delays. and looking at your ride on the traffic map we can see that we have picked up a little slowing in the southbound direction of 242. the drive time on highway 80 westbound has increased. if you are looking at 19 minutes. there's still some slowing 41 01. these are all normal commute patterns and
the marin ride is still pretty delay free. 26 minutes from novato to the golden gate bridge. >> a very difficult night in the city of richmond. dozens of people showed up to remember the young man who was killed tuesday as he was training at a vocational school. 19 your all dimerea young is gunned down on a richmond street corner as he was jogging with others' training with the " rich man build " program. two other men who were also taking part in the agility test for also hit by gunre. one of them spoke about the shooting. >> i saw something that would traumatize me for the rest of my life. i had no idea what was going to happen. when they ran up, i did not know what was want to happen. >> a model for the shooting
has not been established and police have not come from what it was gang related. the shooting occurred about half a block from the child daycare center, which was placed on locked out after the shooting. we will take a break the time now is 6:53 a.m.. here is a live look at the san mateo bridge. the weather is mild and will be cooler. we will be right back.
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