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pam moore>>:new gruesome images of wednesday attack - as new links just uncovered: one of the suspects had traveled to yemen and trained with al qaeda. mr. reporter>>: u-s officials tell cnn that as late as 20-11, the older brother, said, received weapons and training from aqap - al qaeda in the arabian peninsula one of the most violent affiliates of the terror group. in addition, french sources tell cnn that one of the brothers also traveled in the past year to syria. after scrubbing their databases, the u-s has found that both brothers have been on the no-fly list for years. police sources say the brothers were known to french authorities before the attack. the younger brother, cherif, was convicted in 2008 for being part of a jihadist recruitment ring that sent fighters to iraq. "we need to combat them with a
calm and attach them to the values of the republic showing that we are not afraid and that we will remain united." as the investigation behind the scenes ramps up, the manhunt for the two men on the ground continues. near the french city of crepy- en-valois -french authorities believe they saw the attackers ditch their car and think they're now on foot helicopters are now trying to track them in a massive wooded area. the french have now expanded the area of high alert -- now reaching nearly as far as the border of belgium. on air force one today -- president obama received an update on the situation from his national security team and visited the french embassy in d-c to sign a book of condolences. in washington, i'm sunlen serfaty. pam moore>>: the bay area is now less than 25- hours away. from the shutdown of the golden gate bridge. it's all to put in place. this moveable median barrier. designed to prevent crossover crashes. that barrier will also
change the number of lanes in either direction, during morning and evening commutes. kron-4's jeff bush is live marin county. jeff what are some alternate routes commuters can take this weekend? jeff bush>>: this time tomorrow night, workers will be getting ready to shut down the golden gate bridge. but we found a couple different ways to get back and forth. you could take the ferrythe golden gate bridge district says they will be making extra runs over the weekendboth out of larkspur and out of sausalitothe down side is that those ferry's will likely be packed with people. you could drive across the richmond bridge and then the bay bridge. you could also take the busthey will be the only vehicles allowed on the golden gate bridge during the weekend shut down. and, there is one more way to get across the baywater taxi. the tideline water taxi company is offering a special deal for
the weekend. the company will be running a continuous loop from tiburon to sausalito to pier one in san francisco and back around all weekend. taylor lewis tideline water taxi we are virtually going to be running every hour. you will be able to catch our boat and it's a $25 all day pass. you can get on and off as many times as you like during the course of our operation and we forcast that we are going to be running from 8am to past midnight if need be. it will be based on demand and right now we are getting really full but we have tons of space because the boat is going to be continuously looping. several options to get back and forth. i'm jeff bush, live at the golden gate bridge, kron four news. pam moore>>: we have more information on the upcoming golden gate bridge closure, and options for getting around. on our website kron 4 dot com. tonight. police in oakland are
investigating a mystery. after the discovery of what appears to be a skull. kron 4's scott rates has more on the gruesome find. scott rates>>: uncovering a human skull is not to what some stumbles upon every day, but that's exactly what was found thursday afternoon. it was found next to the homeless account encampment. officers spent hours on the scene investigating didn't turn down out to any other evidence.
pam moore>>: a concord teenager is in stable condition. after being stabbed multiple times wednesday night. police found the boy lying on grant avenue around ten- o clock. they say, he and friend were walking down the street. when a car pulled in front of them. police say, two men got out of the car and asked if the teenager was in a gang. when the boy said no , police say one of the men shot at him but missed. they say the other man in the car then stabbed the teenager multiple times. police are still looking for the suspects. no word on the motive for the attack. today. california's long time u.s. senator barbara boxer announced. she is retiring. senator boxer delivered the news in a video posted on social media. during an interview with her grandson. in it, she says she will not seek re-election on 2016. boxer says, she is leaving washington to spend more time
with her family in california. but she adds, she will continue to work in politics through her political action committee. a whale shows up on a beach in marin county. now researchers are trying to figure out how and why it wound up there. an older woman attacked in broad dayhlight near a bart station. police say, they are determined to find the suspects. an apple a day is supposed to keep the doctor away. but apparently not these apples - details on a recall.ahead.
a california company is recalling shipments of apples. after it was linked to a recent outbreak of listeria. the f-d-a announced bidart brothers of bakersfield. is recalling all granny smith and gala apples shipped from its california facility last year. health officials have warned consumers to avoid eating pre=packaged caramel apples. after at least five deaths and 32 illnesses were linked to the
treats. still ahead. why one local police department says. it wants to buy this armored vehicle. and how much it would cost. plus. a small whale in distress. after washing ashore in marin county. what researchers are doing to figure out how it got there. jacqueline bennett>>: another spare the air alert has been meeting for tomorrow. the air is really easy out there today this same thing to mal. bulldog: well pup, it's out with the old and in with the new during mattress
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a disturbing discovery along the point reyes national seashore. a passerby stumbles upon a beached whale in terrible shape. tonight, kron four's philippe djegal has the latest on the whale's condition and what's ahead. phillipe djegal>>: a team of marine biologist and of that plan on hiking down to the beach to ma to check the
well and its health. despite suffering from some serious internal injuries, the whale was still alive as of 6:00 in the evening. its 300 lb. if that sounds small for while, in this. it's not a baby while it's a piece bramwel pygmy sperm while. if the well is still alive by the time they ge to it inm the it, they'll be euthanize and studied.
jacqueline bennett>>: we got cloud cover today tomorrow morning will have cloudy sky skies and mild temperatures as well. friday afternoon and will be little cooler than today and it will continue into the weekend. it's really too dry for any of the rain to make it to the ground, and we will see mild temperatures mild muscle in the '40's.
62 a in san jose. the east bay will have a lot of temperatures ride around 60 degrees. 59 in san francisco. temperatures really leveling off in the morning. pam moore>>: which is on display at the san leandro police department. the medevac rescue vehicle is made by same company that produces armored vehicles for the u-s military. it costs 275-thousand dollars to make. but san leandro police say, most of the cost is covered by a federal grant.
police also say, it is a necessary resource for protecting first responders however. not everyone supports buying the new vehicle. the san leandro city council must approve the purchase. no charges will be filed against the san jose police officer who posted controversial tweets about the black lives matter protests. deputy officials say officer phillip white's tweets were a response to a threatening message left on his phone. luis says officer white was threatened because of earlier tweets about the protests. white will not face charges because the d-a could not find anyone who felt directly threatened by the tweets. animal rights groups including peta, are protesting a decision that puts foie gras back on the menu in california. protesters gathered outside a restaurant on market street in san francisco today. the delicacy. made of fattened duck or goose liver. was banned in california in 2012. but a federal judge found. the
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stanford/ucla johnny dawkins steve alfordstanford led by 14 with less than 10 minutes left overtime 72-69 stanford freshman kevin looney 3-pointer 72-72 tie brice alford 3-pointer puts ucla up one in overtime 76-75 but they foul chasson randle on with 2.3 seconds left randle who had 32 points and 7 three-pointers makes the first to tie it but misses the 2nd the desperation shot no good. double overtime in double overtime issac hamilton with the runner in the lane 82-79 ucla final: 86-81 ucla stanford
jumper 50-39musf pangos 3-pointer 62-41 gonzaga final: 88-57 gonzaga curry enjoyed another milestone today the unveiling of his first signature shoe the "curry one" by under armour for the occasion he invited four children from the make a wish foundation they were treated to shoes and a duffle bag full of goodies the "curry one" will make it debut tomorrow at oracle arena against the cavaliers. the shoe will retail for $120 sharks/blues tough night for antti niemi gave up 3 goals in the 1st period 2nd period melker karlsson scores to keep the sharks in the game 3-2 blues but niemi gave up two more goels in the 2nd the first to jori lehtera and the next to t.j. oshie 5-2 blues niemi was pulled and stayliock gave up teo more in the third final: 7-2 blues sharks in madison square garden saturday against the new york rangers vic fangio who was the first to interview for the 49ers head
coaching job evidently has an idea of who he'd want for his staff if hired fangio reportedly would target kyle shanahan mike shanahan's son as his offensive coordinator. shanahan left the cleveland brown today where he was offensive corrdinator for one season current 49ers assistant ed donatell who has been the secondary coach for the last four years is supposedly fangio's preference for defensive coordinator the national championship game between oregon and ohio state in monday night. tonite show host jimmy fallon used a group of puppies to predict the winner two bowls with dog food one for each team. where place at the end of a ramp the puppies were not to quick to react in fact
one kind of just hid and refused to come out finally three of them converged around the oregon bowl picking the ducks fallon says the dogs have a five-percent success rate that's it for the kron 4 news at 11. stay connected with kron 4 and get latest news at kron 4 dot com. or download one of our mobile apps. we'll see you tomorrow morning!
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late night comics united. denouncing the terror attacks. >> they were killed for their cartoons. >> and american students on lockdown. >> we were advised to stay off the streets. >> then bill cosby back on stage, but where is everybody? as his tv wife speaks out. >> he's not a coward. he's a genius. >> and highway horror. >> we ran into the back of a semi truck and he's not stopping. >> the family dragged under a truck for 16 miles. >> our car is embed underneath of it. underneath-- embedded underneath of it. >> then the hero who took a bullet to