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at ucsf and stanforda police avidavit included this letter that chen had with him. reads why do i kill?1. revenge.2. to tell professional people that you can't treat people like animals.in the avidavit police say chen planned to kill the doctors and them himself. he's been charged with three counts of attempted murder. he's scheduled to enter a plea on june 28th. he's being held without bail. maureen kelly kron4 news (grant) san francisco police are searching for two people... who abandoned a small child near the san francisco zoo. the incident happened monday evening... police say san francisco paramedics saw the two adults leave the child near the intersection of the great highway and sloat boulevard last night.... then
drive away. police showed up and found the child uninjured. details on who police are searching for... has not yet been made available. (vicki) one of the men charged in the deadly ghost ship warehouse fire in oakland... is back in alameda county tonight. derick almena, the founder of the ghost ship warehouse, was booked into the santa clara jail overnight after making a brief court appearance in lake county yesterday. almena and another man, max harris have both been charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter. the devastating fire in december ripped through a party at the oakland warehouse, killing 36 people. both face up to 39 years in prison if convicted. almena's defense team is scheduled to host a public news conference this friday - at the pier five law offices. (grant) a former 49ers defensive back was arraigned on felony domestic violence charges in a san jose courtroom this afternoon. police say 28 year old tramaine brock punched his 31-
year-old girlfriend in the face and tried to strangle her several times...once while she was holding their one year old child. this was in early april. officers say brock's girlfriend told the whole thing started because of an argument about what to watch on t-v. the 28-year- old has also been charged with misdemeanor child endangerment. if convicted, he would face up to five years in prison. the njiners released brock after his arrest. (vicki) the man accused of killing an australian urist dung a fight in san francisco - pleaded not guilty today. 34-year-old david murillo, of san bernardino county, is facing several charges including involuntary manslaughter... related to the death of 33-year-old matthew bate. bate was killed during a fight outside a hotel on van ness avenue. during his arraignment today - murillo's attorney argues that murillo was involved in a three on three fight... and that this could have happened to anyone. however, the district attorny's office says it was an unprovoked attack. murillo is being held on a
100-thousand dollar bail... and is due back in court on friday. a man police say was posing as a message therapist in order to sexually assault women has pleaded not guilty to the crimes. jose garcia plascencia was arrested in april. police say he was running a massage parlor out of his garage. prosecutors say 15 women have come forward to report abuse in cases dating back to 2011. lawyers for plascencia say the accusations are exaggerated. plascencia remains out of custody on 450 thousand dollars bail on the condition that he not engage in any massage-related business. (grant) happening now. police in milpitas are on the hunt for the driver involved in a hit-and-run collision. it happened just before 10 this morning on south main street . officers found a woman who was seriously injured. she had been walking in a crosswalk near a taco bellwhen she was hit by a white car that was traveling southbound on south main street. the white car did not stop....in the direction of "the great mall." investigators are asking for
witnesses to contact them. (grant) staying in the south bay... evidently google knows the way to san jose. the tech giant is said to be considering a massive expansion into downtown san jose. kron four's rob fladeboe joins us now live with the details. rob? (rob live) this city owned property here along montgomery street was supposed to be the new home of the oakland a's until that deal fell apart. now, (rob live) this city owned property here along montgomery street was supposed to be the new home of the oakland a's until that deal fell apart. now, developers and companies like google, are interested in buying up the land around here for office space, housing and retail because of it's proximity to public transportation. san jose mayor sam liccardo announcing tuesday that this weedy parking lot, a stone's throw from diridon station,
may be part of a plan by google to build a 6-million square foot r & d center that could mean as many as 20,000 new jobs.sam liccardo/san jose mayor" to provide some context, our discussions have incorporated concepts more than twice the size of the recentlycompleted 2.8 million square foot apple spaceship campus in cupertino.."the mayor says the city council later this month will consider entering into exclusive negotiations with google. there are several city owned parcels, available at market rate, with no subsidies, surrounding diridon station, one of which is already in development. at too is said to be on google's radar. sam liccardo/san jose mayor" we have worked for several years with our surrounding neighborhoods and with our downtown to reimagine these 250 acres that will become the busiest multi modal transit hub in the western united states..."diridon station is already a hub for caltrain, sson to be electrified along with amtrack and vta. with the inevitable arrival of bart and possibly
high speed rail, boosters say diridon will be the grand central station of the west and it's looking google wants to be on board. (rob live) we reached out to google for comment but there has been no response so far. but to put the size of the possbile development into perspective. the mayor says the plans here call for a development at least twice the size of the recently completed apple spaceship campus in cupertino. in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news (vicki) in national
news... president trump has this to say about the upcoming congressional testimony from fired fbi director james comey. "good luck". the presidt was asked today for a message to comey... the president responded by wishing him good luck. comey was fired while in the middle of an investigation into russian involvement in the u.s. elections.. the former fbi director is set to testify on thurday at 7 in morning our time... we will have complete extended coverage of his testimony right here on the kron 4 morning news morning show. pause 03 for nat(vicki ) europe's latest terror incident on the steps of one of its most popular tourist spots.hundreds of tourists were trapped inside paris's notre dame cathedral after a man with a hammer attacked a police officer.( grant )the man reportedly shouted "this is for syria" before he was shot by other officers. catherine heenan is here to show us what happened. (catherine) france
has been on high terror alert since the charlie hebdo mass killing two years ago.armed police are highly visible outside national monuments.... and today - one of those officers was targeted. yeah, we had no idea what was going on. it was definitely terrifying. i mean, we were just in london two days before when that terrorist attack happened in the heart of the french capital ... notre dame cathedral is one of the city's most popular tourist destinations.los altos hills native kyle riches says he and his wife were just getting back on their tour bus then we just heard two gunshots, so we grabbed each other and ran and then i shot a video probably from about 30 feet from where i actually was, where we just saw probably five french police officers surrounding a guy on the ground. all we saw was blood on his legs.police found kitchen knives, a hammer and other unsophisticated weapons on the wounded man.he reportedly told police he was a soldier of the caliphate,
without specifically mentioning isis.just yesterday the terror group released a statement from what it called its commander of the believers in france.it said, "people of france, demand of your government to stop its campaign against the lamic ate, if not, we will conduct operations of invasion and horror."natpolice flooded the area and ordered the cathedral locked down.inside, nearly one=thousand tourists and worshippers were told to keep their hands in the air while their identites were checked. the doors were reopened after about one hour.nat (catherine) the attacker - whose name wasn't released - appeared to be a man in his 40's.he was carrying papers indicating he was a student from algeria. the officer he attacked was not seriously hurt. vicki? (grant)police have revealed the identity of the third attack in the london terrorist attack... 22-year-old
youssef zaghba was from east london. he's believed to be an italian national of moroccan descent-- and was not considered a terror threat in britain.officials say he was a person of interest to italian police. police killed zaghba right after saturday night's attack at the london bridge.7 people died and 15 people remain in hospitals in critical condition. (vicki) attention bart riders... there's now a way to track crimes that happen on bart... find out how - coming up on kron four news at 5, (grant) then, nfl player marshawn lynch finally reveals the reason why he decided to come out of retirement... and join the oakland raiders. (vicki) but first, a san francisco uber driver - is facing charges tonight after he allegedly assaults a female passenger. now - officers are searching for additional victims. (brittney) i'm chief meteorologist brittney shipp, i'll have your full bay area forecast after the break.
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is giving passengers a new way to keep track of crimes happening on the bart system (grant) it is a comprehensive website that maps the details of criminal activity on and off bart property. earlier today a bart deputy police chief showed kron4's haaziq madyun how the crime-mapping website works. a sex crimes arrest made at the walnut creek bart station on june 2nd at 8:40am
chief ed alvarez/bart police department: "that was basically a person that got contacted that was a sex registrant that failed to register and was placed under arrest">info on that arrest can be found on internet now that bart is uploading crime data on the web. bart deputy police chief ed alvarez explains how it works once you do that pin drops will appear showing the locations, dates and times of where crimes have occurred, within 24-hours of the crime taking place. bart officials say increasing public access to bart crime data is an important part of
the transit agency's new transparency inituitive you can access the crimemapping.com website on your desk top, laptop or get the crimemapping app for your cellphone...at bart police headquarters in oakland haaziq madyun kron4news (grant) a san francisco uber driver is now facing charges of sexual battery. police say a woman took an uber ride from moraga to oakland back in may... when the driver, 42- year-old leonid beker, of san francisco... stopped short of the destination. the victim says beker then jumped into the backseat with her -
and innappropriately touched her. beker was later arrested in san francisco... and booked for felony sexual battery. he is now out on bond... and police fear there could be additional victims out there. anyone with more information i being asked to call moraga police. (grant) and uber has fired more than 20 employees... amid reports of sexual harassment. a person with knowledge of the investigation said 115 out of 215 harassment claims required action. it's not clear what specific actions prompted the firings or who was let go. a law firm began looking into uber after a former engineer accused the company of systemic sexism. results of that probe were presented to uber's board last week. the recommendations are expected to be shared publiclly, next week. (vicki)california supreme court justices are expressing skepticism about a ballot measure that would speed up executions.it would work by forcing courts to meet deadlines for hearing death sentence appeals.justices spent most of an hour-long
hearing today focused on the provision of proposition 66 that would require death penalty appeals to be heard within five years. right now it can take more than two decades.skeptics say the deadline would be hard to enforce and would require the state justice system to be reorganized. (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with chief meterologist brittney shipp.
dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain dry and may actually warm in the warm and moist sector of the storm on thursday. cool northwest flow then develops on friday as the upper trough moves inland. high pressure begins to rebuild over the weekend with a return to dry weather and a gradual
time now to talk some sports-- it's been more than a month since marshawn lynch signed with the raiders.... and today, the running back provided some insight as to why he came out of retiment to don the silver and black. (vicki) as expected, 'beast mode'...with another great moment at the microphone. sports director gary radnich joins us with the details..
if marshaun lynch has anything left this will be quite a story...eng voafter a one year retirment from the seattle seahawks...lynch has often said he would only return to football if he could play for his home town raiders...lynch often speak to the media...so i guess it was a big deal when he spoke at the raiders off season workout.eng sot
carpenter has the highlights from this morning's practice. funny moment in cleveland today as kevin durant's press conference was interrupted by a strange noise in the arena. in fact, it was such a problem, the interview ended after just a few questions. you gave some credit to draymond green saying that you learned from him ááánoise sounds, reporter looks concernedááá i don't know what those sounds are álaughsá it might be the plumbing?"durant: ááálooks upááá "yeah that thing's shaking a little bit buddy." ááágets up and leaves presserááámoderator: "that concludes today. thank you." hopefully, that noise isn't a sign of things to come....and the warriors start falling apart. at 14-0, golden state is two wins away from being the first team in nba history to finish the playoffs undefeated. but steve kerr..not about to get carried
away with that nversaon. "we want 15-and-0. that's what we want. are we 14- 0 right now? we want 15-0 that's what we want. we have literally never once mentioned 16-0. to me it's a miracle that's even a possibility. it's so hard to do.'"to give ourselves a chance at even coming close to thinking about that, we need to really, really just lock in and give every effort we have on tomorrow and how hard this 48 minutes is going to be to really seize control of this series."and although his cavs are down 2-nothing, lebron james....quick to shoot down any talk they'll have to adjust their pace of play. "that's not our game. we don't play slow down basketball."so, if that's the case, perhaps the warriors will run cleveland out of this series.mark carpenter, kron4 news (vicki) a couple on the peninsula
wants answers tonight.... about the way they were treated by police.. how honking their horn at someone ended up with áthem being detained at gunpoint. (grant) but first, former first lady michelle obama - making a pit stop in the bay area... to attend apple's worldwide developers conference. how she's plans toetmore women involved in the tech wor.
(vicki) michelle obama is asking for men to "make room"... for women in the tech world. (grant) the former first lady spoke this morning at apple's worldwide developers conference... kron four's will tran tells us how mrs. obama hopes to get more women working in silicon valley. excitement and smiles as people showed up to the second day of the world wide developers conference.on this day... apple c-e-o tim cook was not the star.instead it was his special guest.. former
first lady michelle obama who carries with her.. the hopes of so many people.her speech was called "empowering people from all walks of life"(aaron hinton/san jose resident- would like for her to speak on initiatives, you know, different things she expects for african americans in the tech field and getting african americans to know about their job opportunities, potentials in the tech field for success) (irina fernandez/attende e-about women in development because there's only a few of us. it's mostly guys. i don't know if she ll talk about having more delopers, apple developers, maybe the government can do to encourage more people, more women in tech)apple under tim cook has not been shy about tackling political issuescook recently told president trump not to pull out of the paris accord.. which the president did. conference goers were hoping the former first lady continue to address societal and political battles(chip good speaker. she has a very good agenda for helping women and youth get into learning
and it's something i'm very passionate about because my nephews are very interested in getting into computer science. and where i work, it has a huge program to get women into the industry. so hearing her thoughts on that and hearing her push for that)(will tran stand up- whatever she said... it was contained inside the convention hall so only attendees got to see and her hear.... apple chose to not allow media inside today... or even stream her speech.in san jose will tran kron 4 news (grant) google is launching a new educational campaign to teach kids about online safety. the program called "be internet awesome" is to help kids learn how to protect themselves from scams, predators, and other online issues. google coordinated the curriculum with several online safety groups. the lessons are tailored for eight to 12- year-olds. the program includes classroom lessons for teachers as well as an online video game called "inter-land". (vicki) well it looks like america has more job openings than ever before. there are currently six million open jobs across the u.s...a record high. that's according to
new numbers released by the labor department today. it comes at a time when nearly seven million unemployed americans are looking for work. during the great recession of 2009... job openings were as low as two point two million. (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with chief meterologist brittney shipp. dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain
police in san bernardino county say a grandmoter is in custody tonight... after a triple-stabbing incident that left one child dead. nicole darrington-clark... is accused of killing one of her grandchildren and critically injuring her adult daughter and a second grandchild yesterday. police found the 43-year-old grandmother sleeping in her car in colton around four this morning. they say the murder weapon...a knife...has not been found. she was booked on charges of murder and attempted murder. and is being held on a $one million dollar bail. (vicki)in stockton. . . a large apartment fire causes several people to evacuate.you can see here. . . black smoke billowing from the top of the building.the blaze broke out around 7-30 this morning. . . .affecting the attic and third and fourth floors.the mayfair apartments has about 47 affordable housing-units. . . 15 of which were forced to evacuate.luckily the owner of a crossfit gym located across the street was nearby.he saw the smoke and quickly ran to the building and pulled the fire alarm.two firemen were
injured and later hospitalized . . . no word on what caused the fire. (grant) still ahead, a peacock runs wild inside a california liquor store - causing hundreds of dollars in damage. this video coming up. (vicki) but first, bill cosby's primary accuser in the sexual assault case against the comedian - takes the stand. hear her testimony, next. (grant) on wallstreet... disappointing results from several retailers weighed on u.s. stocks in afternoon trading, extending the market's modest losses from the day before. the dow slid nearly 48 ints. the nasdaq -lost about 21. and the s&p drop 7 points.
woman says she was sexually assulated on an american airlines . it was mother's day weekend ... and laurel roberson was flying back home from dallas when she says she was sexually assaulted....tou ched inappropriately on the breast by one of the flight attendants. roberson says... the rest of the flight passed and she tried to shake it off as an accident. but after the flight... she let another woman leave in front of her. that's when robertson say's things went too far. (sot) he grabbed my shoulder to physically stop me as i went forward. and he leaned over and he said 'i saw what you did right there, letting her out. you are a nice girl.' and he leaned in to kiss my lips. and i ducked my head, like
this, so he kissed the side of my face. and my heart started pounding and all i could think was 'get away from here'" after the incident roberson filed a mpint through customer relations. and was informed that american airlines could not release the company's general sexual assault policy. tonight... roberson says her biggest concern -- is another woman could be assaulted. (vicki dramatic testimony today in the bill cosby trial... the woman the comedian is accused of sexually assaulting took the witness stand.. catherine heenan is here with the latest.. (catherine) that woman is andrea constand...who says she met cosby when she workedat temple university - his alma mater. constand - a former basketball player - says she thought cosby was a friend and mentor.. but she says that all changed 16 months later...when he drugged and sexually assaulted her at his house... she testified that cosby gave her pills that he said were 'natural' and would'take the edge off.' constand says they left her paralyzed and helpless... cosby's lawyers argued today that
there are inconsistencies in what she's saying now...versus what she told police in a civil deposition in 2005. cosby has pleaded not guilty to three charges of aggravated indecent assault. also on the stand today - the mother of another woman who who claims she was assaulted. prosecutors are trying to show a pattern of behavior. the t-v star once dubbed 'america's dad' could get 10 years in prison if he's convicted. (grant) still ahead... a bay area couple claims police went too far during a traffic stop. we'll show you the video and tell you how police are responding. (brittney) i'm chief meteorologist brittney shipp, i'll have your full bay area forecast after the break.
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than two days... former f-b-i director james comey testifies before congress. among the issues he will be questioned about: the ongoing russian hacking incident. now we have learned that information about the breaches came from a government contractor named reality winner. she is now in a georgia jail accused of removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to an online news outlet. tonight... we'll have details of the government's case against winner.. and why it was so easy for her to get access to classified material. we will have that and much more on kron 4 news at six. vicki back to you. (grant) a san mateo couple claims police mateo couple claims police went too r ring a recent traffic stop.(vicki) they say it started when they honked their horn at another driver. kron 4's j-r stone has the story. they claim the driver they honked at told police they had a gun.nats.this video has now
been seen more than 17- thousand times on jennifer thomas's facebook page. it's video that shows her boyfriend, david solano, being ordered to the ground by san mateo police officers. when she yells that david isn't resisting arrest you can see an officer point his gun at her. three days later and she is still thinking about what happened. sot it scared me obviously when i seen him point the gun at me but you can see the 15-20 officers behind me with guns pointed so it was terrifyingthe couple says everything started when they were traveling to safeway to get food for their children. david honked at the car in front of them. the man inside pulled out his phone and started taking pictures of their car, david pulled up beside him, there was a brief argument and the two drove off. it appears the man who was honked at called police saying that david had a gun and made a threat. a short
time later the two were pulled over and officers ordered them out of the car.sot the first words were.put your hands in the f-in airat that point i was like what is going on.the couple tells us they don't own a gun and while david did curse during the argument no threat was made. officers later let them go but they to not have been shot when he was ordered to the ground.and they're both now fearful that what happened then could happen again with a much worse outcome. sot i was so scared that he was going to be shot. sot i feel like i'm a prisoner in my house because i can't go out and buy my son milk or diapers or either of my kids i can't go out with my family out of fear of being shot by a cop. not harassed but i feel like we could be shot by a cop.
(grant) the san mateo police department relased a statement... it reads in part: "during this high risk stop, the female passenger in the vehicle directed an object at officers... which was later discovered to be a mobile phone. officers, at that time... safely detaining solano for safety, and not knowing whether the alleged firearm was in the vehicle, pointed a firearm at thomas until solano was detained." we've posted the entire response from police on kron4.com (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with chief meterologist brittney shipp. dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by
thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain dry and may actually warm in the warm and moist sector of the storm on thursday. cool northwest flow then develops on iday as the upper trough moves inland. high pressure begins to rebuild over the weekend with a return to dry weather and a gradual (vicki) not all heros wear capes... in fact. . . one arizona man who is being called a hero. . . just needed some carpet cleaner.jared aiton cleans carpets for a living.on monday. . . while driving down a highway in phoenix. . . he spotted a brushfire.instead of just passing it. . . aiton actually
"and it flew towards me. i didn't know they can actually fly high, but it flew up above the counter top and it landed right here on top of the ice cream freezer." the bird putp a fight before animal control finally captured it. . . and transported it to safety. (vicki) wonder woman is taking the box office by storm. coming up next, we hear from the leading lady herself - about what the movie's success.
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wife amal clooney. . .have welcomed twins. . . it's been one of the most anticipated births since beyonce and jay z's daughter blue ivy.the clooney's welcomed a son and daugher this morning. . . announcing in a joint statement that daughter, ell. . . , son, alexander and mother amal. . . were all "happy, healthy and doing fine."clooney and international human rights lawyer amal. . .married in italy back in 2014.these are the first children for both.
i(vicki) wonder woman soared into theaters this past weekend - smashing box office records. (grant) the insider's debbie matenopoulos sat down with - gal gadot... and shows us what it's like to be wonder woman. dm: i mean you are a bonafied superhero.gg: wow.let me get the blush off.shots firedget that blush off and bow to her greatness! let the gun shot battle end hereas the amazonian power house may soon change the way we see our big screen heroes.everybody is talking about wonder woman and even people who dont go see the big block buster suer movies are going movie insider entertainment weekly's carla sosenko (so-sen-co) says wonder woman could bust right into oscar history becoming a best picture contender. if we are ever going to see a super h ero movie with a movie at
the helm with a woman at the center of the action and takes home an oscar i think this is it. now is definitely the time i think that it's incredible that this character has been around for 75 years and we only now get to tell her origin story, it's crazy and i think everything that she stands for is just so relelvant, she's all about love and compassion and equality and acceptance and we really need that nowfollowing wonder woman's triumph dc comics only has two female lead projects officially in the works at warner brothers--'bat girl' and 'gotham city sirens' featuring margot robbie's 'suicide squad' misfit harley quinn. and after fifteen marvel movies-- captain marvel starring brie larson will be the first female driven film in it's franchise. celebrity fans the rock and amy schumer praised the box office queen. ellen tweeted "i just need my invisible jet". and viola davis posting this adorable throwback of her daughter genesis battle ready! (debbie) we'll have so much more on this story tonight at 7 on the insider, for kron 4 news i'm debbie mattenopolous, back to you! (vicki) that wraps up kron 4 news at 5.(granti) steve aveson and catherine heenan are here with kron 4 news at six.
(steve) grant and vicki thank you... next the new tool bart unveiled today to give passengers a new way to keep track of crimes happening on the system.(catherine) plus breaking news in the east bay... a woman accused of attempted murder on a two year-old. and wait until you hear how she allegedly tried to do it. kron 4 news at six is next.
passengers a new way to keep track of crimes happening on the bart system.. good evening... i'm steve aveson.( catherine )(on cam) and i'm catherine heenan... pam is off tonight. it's a comprehensive website that maps the details of criminal activity --- both on and off bart property today kron4's haaziq madyun talked to passengers - to see what they think about being able to get bart crime information... rabia keeble is looking at crimes that have occurred in the area of the lake merritt bart station. she is doing it on her cellphone using crime mapping dot com bart officials say increasing public access to bart crime data is an important part of the transit agency's new transparency inituitive
parameters to search on a daily basis or a monthly basis, to give you a good snap shot of the area you are traveling to and from or where you live. so we are definitely excited about it, putting that information out there, letting our customers know that everything we will know, you will know as well">you can access the crimemapping website for free on your desk top computer or laptop or... in oakland haaziq madyun kron4news
(steve) new at 6 a woman has been arrested for attempted homicide after berkeley police say she put meth in a childs mouth. officers say it happened yesterday afternoon at the people's park in berkeley. police say 36 year old sayyadina thomas approached a 2 year old little boy and put something in his mouth. the child's nanny immediately called 911. as thomas was being taken to the holding facility she revealed that it was methamphetamine that she put in the childs mouth. the child is being treated at the hospital. the suspect is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation. ( catherine ) in the east bay: an uber driver is out on bail tonight after being arrested and accused of sexual battery. moraga police say they arrested 42-year-old leonid beker at the end of may. a woman told
investigators she'd taken an uber from oakland to moraga. but before it the driver reached her destination... he stopped... got into the backseat and attacked her. investigators say evidence - including surveillance video - led them to beker. moraga police say they want people to see his photo - because they're concerned there could be other victims.. ( steve )one of the men arrested in the deadly ghost ship fire investigation remains behind bars tonight. derick almena faces charges of involuntary manslaughter and is being held at the main alameda county jail in dublin. he is suppose to be arraigned thursday morning. almena is one of two men being charged in the case, another suspect is currently in jail in los angeles. the fire last december killed 36 people who were attending a party. at this time, the building's owner has not been charged. almena's lawyers are planning to hold a news conference about the case on friday. (steve) in the south bay. a former san francisco 49ers cornerback was arraigned on felony domestic violence charges in a san jose courtroom just a few hours ago.
police say 28 year old tramaine brock punched his girlfriend in the face and tried to strangle her in early april. at the time of the attack, she was holding their 1 year old child. brock's 31-year-old girlfriend told officers the violence was sparked over an argument about what to watch on t-v. brock has also been charged with misdemeanor child endangerment. if convicted, he would face up to five years in prison. ( catherine) in san francisco. the man accused of killing an australian tourist during a fight - pleaded not guilty today. 34-year-old david murillo, of san bernardino county, is facing several charges including involuntary manslaughter... the man who died -- 33-year-old matthew bate. he was killed during a fight outside a san francisco hotel on van ness avenue. during his arraignment today - murillo's attorney argued that murillo was involved in a fight that could have happened to anyone. but the district attorney's office calls it an
unprovoked attack. murillo is being held on a 100-thousand dollar bail... and is due back in court friday. ( catherine ) happening tonight: the city of hayward is considering whether to become a sanctuary city. the meeting is scheduled for 7 p-m at city hall. if the city adopts the resolution declaring itself a sanctuary city, it would join a growing list in the bay area. but it would also risk putting federal funding at risk. the white house has moved to cut off grants to sanctuary cities, although the executive order is being challenged in the courts. ( steve ) police investigating a central valley missing person case uncover an alleged plot by a stage 4 cancer victim to kill his doctors.( catherine ) the doctors that man is accused of trying to kill - work at stanford and u-c-s-f. kron4's maureen kelly says that evidence found in the man's car have police believing that the threat was very real.
a police probable cause afidavit includes photos of a mask, one of two handguns loaded with high capacity ammo.a notebook with directions to his intended victim's homes.and a manifesto. the typed letter reads why do i kill?1. revenge. 2. to tell professional people that you can't treat people like animals.but we have no doubt in her mind based on the evidence that was collected that he was intent on coming here and killing one or more of that at the doctors that are treating himthis is a mug shot of the suspect.a stage 4 cancer patient named yue chen. the 58 year old was reported missing by his family in visaliaand when police arrived they found evidence indicating that there was something more sinister at work.they were able to develop the information that he had this grudge against these
doctors are there also able to figure out that he had a couple of firearms registered to him which they were able to figure out where on accounted for that time so that's what gave them significant positive and they correctly decided to take it very seriously and assume that he was armed and in route here so a be on the lookout bulletin was issued for chen and law enforcment in at least five cities where the oncologists lived or works were put on notice that an man believed to be an armed homicidal assailant was his way to the bay area. the chp stopped chen's rental car on 101 at hellyer in san jose. he was taken into custody without incident.the avidavit says that chen told investigators he drive to an area he believed one of the doctors lived before he was apprehended. he's been arraigned on three counts of attempted murder . he's expected to enter a plea june 28th. maureen kelly kron4 news ( steve ) one of seven men accused in the killing of an oakland mother has entered a no contest plea. 30-year-old chyemil pierce was shot to death in march of 2015. prosecutors say she was an innocent bystander that got caught in the middle of gun battle between two groups. 32-year-old jerry harbin agreed to plead no contest to manslaughter charge... a jury had been deliberating his fate. three men who stood trial along with harbin were convicted last week. at least two other suspects in the case are expected to go to trial later this year. (catherine) a large
apartment building fire injured two firefighters and forced evacuations in stockton today... heavy black smoke was visible from the top of the building on el dorado street. the fire broke out around 7:30 am and a nearby business owner notified firefighters. the upper floors and attic of the building were damaged and 15 residents were evacuated.it took crews more than two hours to put the fire out.. there's no word yet on what caused it.. (( steve )) a live look outside right now... (( catherine )) let's get our first look at the weather with chief meteorologist brittney shipp.
dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain dry and may actually warm in the warm and moist sector of the storm on thursday. cool northwest flow then develops on friday as the upper trough moves inland. high pressure begins to rebuild over the weekend with a return to dry weather and a gradual
(catherine) british authorities have now identified all three men behind saturday night's rampage at london bridge....that left at least 7 people dead. they've now named the third attacker -- 22-year-old youssef zaghba. believed to be an italian national of moroccan descent. he was not considered a terror threat in britain but he 'was' a person of interest toitalian police. like the other two men - he lived in east london. they were all shot dead by police within minutes of their van and knife attack saturday. today, while at an event in washington, vice president pence offered his condolences to the british people... vice president mike pence: they have our prayers, they have our unwavering resolve. as the president said two nights ago, this bloodshed must end. and this bloodshed will end. today london police say a french man who's been
missing since the night of the london bridge attack might have been thrown into the river by the killers' speeding van. 45-year-old xavier thomas had been walking with his girlfriend - who was badly injured. meantime, hundreds of people lined the river thames today...in another tribute to the victims.. (steve )paris police shot and injured a man who attacked officers with a hammer at the notre dame cathedral today. the suspect alledgedly screamed "this is for syria" before hurting an officer. the attacker was wounded by police and taken to the hospital.the incident caused panic among visitors in the area. hundreds of people were being held inside the cathedral...photos on social media show crowds inside with their hands in the air.witnesses nearby say everyone started fleeing after shots were heard. kyle riches who's from los altos hills says he was with his wife walking through the plaza outside the cathedral when he heard gunshots. " my wife and i were trying to get back on our tour bus, then we just heard two gunshots, so
we grabbed each other and ran and then i shot a video probably from about 30 feet from where i actually was, where we just saw probably five french police officers surrounding a guy on the ground. all we saw was blood on his legs. so they shot him." the paris prosecutor's office said it has opened an anti-terror probe into the incident. ( catherine ) another twist in the ongoing investigation into whether the russians worked with the trump campaign during the election. how the head of homeland security defended the president's son-in-law today... ( steve ) and take a look at this. more video of this scary encounter for one driver.( catherine ) also - bold thieves are targeting california's state vehicle fleet...of all things.. where some of the cars are winding up...and what we've learned about the suspects.
a growing problem for the state of california. its fleet of cars has become a popular target for thieves.( steve ) and more often than not when police find them... the cars have plowed into something. ben deci tell us the suspects aren't even supposed to behind the wheel. --reporter pkg-as follows-- this is where the state of california parks its cars- in downtown sacramento, the department of general services fleet garage.and it is literally a fleet of cars that have gone missing from this garage.21 state of california
cars or trucks. gone. but not gone long... by tuesday, they would start showing up, all around sacramento.one crashed here early tuesday morning into this oak park home. another crashed into a parked car tuesday in downtown sacramento. and if it seems like the drivers of these stolen state cars aren't great behind the wheel- there's a good reason for that. sacramento police say both of them were juveniles too young to have a license. both drivers were just 15 years old. sgt. dustin smith/sacramento police department: "with this incident and others involving these vehicles, we have approximately 6 people in custody."that's sacramento police sergeant dustin smith on the scene of yet another stolen state vehicle recovery at stockton and diaz avenue. ben deci/reporting: "department of general services deputy director monica hassan said today a security assessment has been
completed on the parking facility. to beef up security here, they're looking into getting electronic entry and exit systems."meanwhile, sacramento police keep recovering the cars. depending on who you ask, they've still got a handful out there.sgt. dustin smith/sacramento police department: "the vehicle is a state vehicle. it's one of the few vehicles that was stolen from a parking lot downtown. but the vehicle has been recovered. there's no damage to it."but as you've already seen, that hasn't been the case for all 21 stolen cars, and the other cars or even home that had he misfortune of being in their path. ( steve ) how the thieves pulled this off remains a mystery. there is a strict protocol for checking out a state vehicle. employees have to fill out a form and then pick up the keys. ( catherine ) an effort to speed up executions in california went before the
state supreme court today. voters passed proposition 66 in november - which would force courts to hear appeals within five years. it can now take decades before an inmate's appeal is heard. the state attorney general's office says the goal is to meet the 5-year deadline..but acknowledgedthat wouldn't be enforceable. critics argue the measure makes a promise that's impossible to fulfill. there's no word yet on when a ruling is expected. (catherine) homeland security secretary john kelly testified before a senate committee today... and ended up defending president trump's son-in-law and top adviser jared kushner.. kelly was asked about his comments last month that any interaction with russia is a "good thing."that was after reports that kushner tried to set up back channel communications with russian officials. in his testimony today, kelly said he sees no problem with the reports...andsaid that we
should assume that jared kushner is a "great american." john kelly/homeland security secretary: now if he was trying ot have back channel communications to pass that information through that back channel to get to putin or anyone else to say look: we're concerned about this or this is what you might want to consider doing. because if it's official, then it's a whole different dynamic. sen. jon tester/(d) montana: there were no red flags that came up for you at all on this?" john kelly/homeland security secretary:not at the time, since i didn't know about it. since they've been reported, back channels in the course of normal interactions with other countries. despite kelly's defense of kushner....he did say that if those reported communication s with russiian leaders were improper,he hopes the justice department investigators get to the bottom of it. kelly also indicated that special counsel robert muller is investigating the matter. (steve)an update to the investigation on whether russia played a role in the presidential election. . . a source says -- former national security adviser michael flynn turned in more than six-
hundred pages to the senate intelligence committee.the document dump is in response to two subpoenas sent by the committee as it investigates russia's role in the u-s election.flynn -- and another former trump advisor -- michael cohen. . . have also been subpoenaed by the house -- which is conducting it's own investigation. ( steve ) tonight a 25- year-old georgia woman remains behind bars after the government accused her of leaking classified information. ( catherine ) she's a government contractor - and is expected to enter her plea later this week. kron 4 washington correspondent mark meredith takes a closer look. trt: 1:21out: in washington, im mark meredith. 00:13-00:22 - sean spicer / white house press secretary00:44-00:49 - tony shaffer / london center for policy research00:52-01:00 - mark meredith / capitol hill reality leigh winner is facing charges under the espionage act.federal prosecutors allege the government contractor leaked classified information to the press.the white house says the arrest won't be the last. "you've heard the president very clearly talk about the concern he has about authorized disclosure of classified information and the threat they can pose to national security 'the f-b-i
arrested winner at her georgia home on saturday. that's less than a month after the government says winner printed and mailed classified material. several news outlets report the material focused on russia's involvement in the 2016 race.retired intelligence officer tony shaffer tells us the arrest is a wake-up call. "when you look at a situation like this, what do we do to update our security processing regarding security clearances" according to this arrest affidavit, winner did have top secret clearance. she started as a government contractor in february. but now some experts say it's obvious that its too easy for people to leak information. "people at that level, have far too many top secret documents available to them, but with not enough accountability" winner has not entered a plea yet. she's expected back in court on thursday.in washington, im mark meredith. ((steve )) let's take a
look outside right now for the current conditions in the bay area... (( catherine )) chief meteorologist brittney shipp joins us now with the forecast. dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain dry and may actually warm in the warm and moist sector of the storm on thursday. cool northwest flow then develops on friday as the upper trough moves inland. high pressure begins to rebuild over the weekend with a return to dry weather and a gradual ( steve ) serious questions
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yearbook is creating quite a stir. . . for having some offensive symbols printed on one of its pages.the yearbook published a page dedicated to one of its history teachers. . . along with the confederate flag and a primary symbol for the ku klux klan.the eighth grade class at edison computech decorated the yearbook. . .. but in a statement on monday. . . fresno unified school district said the page was created by students who were unaware of the meaning.the teacher. . . also said in a statement. . . that she teaches students about the civil war era. . . and that the page does not reflect who she is. "just saw those two flags and i was deeply offended because of all the slavery back then." "i would say that they need to have like a review process to make sure what is approved to print." the yearbooks are being reprinted.students will be able to swap the otrt:riginals for the reprint. . . ommitting the symbols.
(catherine) imagine driving out of a parking lot....when someone suddenly jumps onto the hood of your car - and begins kicking in the windshield. it happened monday to a woman in atlanta. a dash cam caught the man jumping up on the hood -- and stomping and smashing the windshield. police say this was a random attack....... the woman wasn't injured - but said she was terrified. she and her husband decided to post the video online in an effort to catch the man...there's a 2-thousand dollar reward now for information leading to his arrest. but so far.. no one is in custody. ( steve ) disturbing details are coming out during the trial of bill cosby. the testimony a woman gave today and the accusations she made against the entertainer.( catherine ) and apple's big conference is in its second day. the surprise guest who showed to address the crowd.( steve ) google is looking to add jobs... lots
with a huge campus. but it needs space to expand and add thousands of jobs right here in the bay area. (2 -shot/steve) a partnership may be in the works between search giant google and the city of san jose.(2-shot/catherine) as kron four's rob fladeboe reports -- google is said to be considering a huge expansion in downtown san jose. this weedy parking lot on montgomery street near diridon station is one of several city- owned parcels that could one day be home to a major new expansion by google that could mean as many as 20,000 new jobs says mayor sam liccardo. sam liccardo/san jose mayorthe city council later this month will consider entering into an exclusive negotiations with google about it's plans what may be a 6 million square foot research and development center that would transform the area into a transit- focused village. scott knies/san jose downtown assoc.
matt mahood/silicon valley organizationdiridon station is a hot location because it's a hub for caltrain, amtrack and vta and may one day be connected to bart and high speed railrob fladeboe/san jose ( steve ) today marks the 73rd anniversary of the d-day invasion. that is when more than 160-thousand allied troops stormed the beaches of normandy, france. about half of them...americans. it is considered the turning point of world war two as allied forces prevailed in a fierce and bloody battle over their german opposition. general dwight eisenhower
commanded the operation. more than 9-thousand allied soldiers were killed or wounded at normandy. (catherine)new developments today...on day two of bill cosby's sexual assault trial. . . andrea contstand says she considered cosby a mentor and friend...but then claims he drugged at assaulted her at his home in 2004. she says he gave her pills which were supposedly stress relievers....but they made her woozy and helpless to resist as he molested her. .constad says it happened at cosby's suburban philadelphia mansion. she never spoke publicly about what happened between them. . . barred by the terms of a confidential settlement they reached in 2006. the defense is claiming that there are inconsistencies in what constand is saying now...and what she described in a civil deposition years ago. palo alto police say a missing person case in the central valley turned out to be a stage four cancer patient on
his way the bay area to kill his doctors.58 year old yue chen allegedly wanted to kill three oncologists that he blamed for his medical condition.he was stopped in san jose by the chp the avidavit states they found a mask, and two handguns loaded with high capacity magazinesand a manifeso entitled why do i kill.maureen kelly kron4 news. officials at bart police headquarters in oakland say customers can now log onto crimemapping.com to access crime data throughout the transit systemin oakland haaziq madyun kron4news
excitement and smiles as people showed up to the second day of the world wide developers conference.on this day... apple c-e-o tim cook was not the star.instead it was his special guest.. former first lady michelle obama who carries with her.. the hopes of so many people.her speech was called "empowering people from all walks of life" apple under tim cook has not been shy about tackling political issuescook recently told president trump not to pull out of the paris accord.. which the president did. conference goers were hoping the former first lady continue to address societal and political battlesin san jose will tran kron 4 news chief meteorologist brittney shipp joins us now... dry and seasonable weather continues through wednesday
with the marine layer around 1500 feet along the coast. by thursday morning a late season cold front brings light rain into the north bay. the south bay and monterey bay region will likely remain dry and may actually warm in the warm and moist sector of the storm on thursday. cool northwest flow then develops on friday as the upper trough moves inland. high pressure begins to rebuild over the weekend with a return to dry weather and a gradual
who are these people? the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. (catherine) sometimes -- a game is
university say minecraft is helping some young syrian refugees feel better emotionally. the videogame minecraft is considered an "open sandbox" game, where there is no set goal. players are encouraged to be creative and to design things like dream houses and villages. minecraft officials say the game gives the refugees a better sense of control... which some may have lost since fleeing their homeland. the findings are based on 147 displaced children under the age of 14. ( catherine )in sports.. marshawn lynch talks to the media for the first time as a raider... you won't want to miss what he had to say... as it was pretty colorful...( steve )... and the warriors prepare for game 3 of the n- b-a finals... gary has reaction for both teams... and all the sports... coming up
preparing for tomorrow night's game 3. golden state is looking to go up 3-nothing...and hopefully end this series by the end of the week. at 14-and-0, the warriors have a chance to become the first team in nba history to finish the postseason undefeated. "we want 15-0. that's what we want. are we 14- 0 right now? we want 15-0. that's what we want. we literally have never once mentioned 16-0. to me it's a miracle that it's even a possibility. it's so hard to do.""game 3 has been rough for us historically, and especially in this building. so to give
ourselves a chance at even coming close to thinking about that, we need to really, really just lock in." ááánoise sounds, reporter looks concernedááá i don't know what those sounds are álaughsá it might be the plumbing?"áááloo ks upááá "yeah that thing's shaking a little bit buddy." ááágets up and leaves presserááá"that concludes today. thank you." the cavaliers also got some time on the court today.
here's lebron james and tyronn lue at cavaliers practice today. despite being down 2-nothing, it doesn't look like the cavs are going to be throwing out the playbook. lue says there won't be any changes to his starting 5...and jr smith is still in the first 5. lebron said today they won't be adjusting their pace of play...and have no plans to slow the tempo.
today draymond green was asked if lebron james and kevin durant were playing for the title "best player in the world""i think that the last thing on both of their mind is who's going to say who's better. at the end of the day it don't matter. you know, if you don't win, someone say he's the best player in the world... i mean, what do you get from that? but you get a lot more from getting a ring."
marshawn lynch spoke today for the first time as a raider... he said he made the decision to come out of retirement as soon as his hometown raiders announced they were leaving his home town of oakland.lynch says it was always a dream to play in oakland and it became even more important when the raiders were approved to move to las vegas in 2020.lynch says he wants to give kids in oakland a chance to cheer for
someone who grew up in their neighborhoods.as usual he stated his love for oakland quite colorfully(sot: lynch) "just to play in oakland is like a 'beep' dream come true. i'm at home i'm doing what i do at home so its just giving me more time to do the same 'beep' i would have been doing. i got the whole town, you feel me though, riding with me, so that's good with what they got going on; all that good 'beep' you just said. the way we feel just about where we are from and why we represent where we are from so hard is because we know what the struggle is and how we get down. every home game that i get to come to in this 'beep', i will probably be riding with the whole town." a scare at the america's cup in burmuda todayduring a race the boat from new zeland capsized some of the crew jumped out and swam to safety others were stuck inside the boat on one sideluckily no one
"wwe are entering the summer travel season and if you don't have your flights booked yet, let me help you find the best deal. i'm tech reporter gabe slate, i'll show you the apps and website that can help you secure the cheapest flights this summer. that's coming up on kron4 news at 8." (steve)new steps are getting us closer to seeing self- driving cars on the road. (catherine)the trump administration is expected to unveil revised self-driving guidelines within the next few months. it's a response to automakers who want to see self-driving cars on the road without a lot of restrictions that slow down the development. several companies including uber, google, g-m and ford. . . are in the race to develop the next wave of cars. ford,
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"the insider," tracking the biggest stories making news today. number one, george and amal welcome their twins. >> we're really happy, really excited, and it's going to be an adventure. >> how the clooneys are recovering today. then, james corden takes over london. but what's his warning for emily blunt? >> i think i'm in trouble. and number three, "the bachelorette" makes more cuts. why she said good-bye to whaboom. >> do you think your parents would kill you if you were like, mom, dad, i'm marrying whaboom? >> yeah.
plus, your "insider" bonus. the hollywood girl squad. is oscar her next conquest? >> if anything has the potential to shatter the glass ceiling at the oscars, it's "wonder woman." and are you single? >> the cast of "this is us" shocked fans on the streets of new york. >> ladies, this is the cast of "this is us"! "the insider" tracking hollywood from the inside out. kerry washington, mandy moore, heidi klum, the oscars of fashion did not disappoint. and we are taking you inside the stars' red carpet warm-ups, that's all coming up. but first, let's get to the news all of hollywood is celebrating today. tracking at number one, the clooneys, twinning announcement. >> i'll be 56 when we have them. so, look, it's exciting. and we're really happy. and really excited. and it's going to be an adventure. >> day one of their journey happens now. george and amal welcomed their