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news... president trump announces who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director. what we know about his top choice. ( lydia ) a teenaged girl goes missing in the north bay. i will show you where she was last seen. (darya) and a woman behind bars because of what she fed a child. details on why she is facing attempted murder charges. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom..(mark) and i'm mark danon. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (james)we're waking up to
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widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer
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forecast for the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( mark ) breaking news just in to the kron4 newsroom. president trump has announced who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director.( darya ) anny hong is at the breaking news desk with more on the president's decision. ( anny ) the president tweeted this morning saying.... "i will be nominating christopher wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new director of the fbi..." wray is a former assistant attorney general who managed the criminal division under president george w.
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bush... overseeing major investigations including the enron scandal. for the past twelve years, he has been in private practice working in litigaon as a partner at the king & spalding law firm in washington and atlanta. before that, he spent nearly a decade in the justice department, focusing on corporate fraud in addition to trade sanctions and money laundering. wray represented new jersey governor chris christie during the investigation into the george washington bridge lane- closing scandal. this comes just one day before former f-b-i director james comey will testify before congress on his dealings with president trump who fired him. back to you.. ( mark ) and this morning we are learning more about what comey could tell the senate intelligence committee during tomorrow's hearing. comey is expected to dispute president trump's claim that comey told him multiple times that the president was not under investigation. sources close to the investigation say that president trump may have misunderstood what comey was telling him. comey is also
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ánot expected to offer his opinion on whether president trump tried to obstruct justice regarding the russia investigation. today... members of the president's national security team will testify in front of congress. tomorrow we will bring you exstensive coverage of comey's testimony live right here on the kron 4 morning news. ( darya ) breaking news from overnight... a man stabbed to death in the east bay and the attacker is still on the loose. it happened last night on west 19th street in antioch.(ááátriggerááá) when police arrived on scene they found a man stabbed in the torso. he died of his injuries. police have not released the victim's name or what may have motivated the attack. ( mark ) police in the north bay are searching for a 17-year-old girl who went missing just days after her high school graduation.( darya ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is live in santa rosa this morning with the latest. lydia. ( lydia )the 17-year old left her home monday morning to look for a job but she never came home.(take pic)this is a picture of the missing teenager, gabriella rosas arreguin.she graduated from high school friday.police say
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she returned her cap and gown monday ther gh school. (take vo)after that, police say she went downtown to santa rosa library to use the computer. investigators believe she dropped off job applications at the santa rosa plaza sometime on monday. police say she has no history of going missing and is not known to stay out late.she has brown hair and brown eyes, is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 120 pounds with a thin build. gabriella was last seen wearing a gray short- sleeved cardigan, a white t-shirt and gray dress pants. (oncam)if you have any information on her whereabouts please call the santa rosa police department.reporting live in santa rosa, lydia pantazes kron4 news. ( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) breaking overnight... at least 12 people have been killed and more than 40 people wounded in two terrorist attacks at an iran parliament building and a shrine in tehran. attackers armed with rifles stormed the parliament building and one of the attackers blew himself up inside where a session was in
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progress. this is new video from just outside of the parliament building after the attack. another group of attackers, including a second suicide bomber, struck the shrine. isis has claimed responsibility for the attack. (mark) a woman is behind bars this morning after police say she fed a child meth at a park in the east bay. 36-year-old sayyadina thomas is facing attempted murder charges. the incident happened monday afternoon at the people's park in berkeley. police say the 2-year-old boy was with his nanny on the playground when the woman walked up to him and put methamphetamine inside of his mouth. his nanny was not sure what the substance was, but thomas admitted it was meth.. and the nanny immediately called 9-1-1. kron four spoke with a man who knows thomas. (mark) the boy wabeg treated at the hospital, but is expected to be okay. thomas is
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undergoing a psychiatric evaluation. (darya) it's been nearly a month since this massive brawl at a wedding in fremont... and one of the victims is still in the hospital in a coma. more than 700 people were at the reception where the fight broke ou and this morning the bride is asking for more help from police. this is video as several people held a silent protest outside of the fremont city hall meeting last night. the bride says she doesn't think police are doing enough to make arrests... and she is now asking city council for help. nearly six dozen people were seen fighting outside of the royal palace banquet hall last month. a 23-year-old man is the only person who has been arrested and charged. the family says there should be even more arrests. .. (darya)
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one family member is still in a coma with a brain injury. he has a wife and two kids who have been at the hospital every day since the fight. police say they are still actively investigating and more arrests are possible. ( mark ) menlo park police have released a photo of the pastor who is accused of sexual assault. 47-year-old victor tax-gomez led services at the el senor justicia nuestra church for at least four years. police say several children and adult victims claimed he sexually abused them at the church. one member says she left the church because of what he did to her. another member says she had seen tax-gomez inappropriately hug and kiss children. he's now facing six counts of sexual assault charges. ( mark the man accused of killing an australian tourist outside a san francisco hotel pleaded ánotá guilty to the charges. 34-year-old david murillo from san bernardino county is charged with involuntary manslaughter, assault and battery. the incident happened outside the di vinci
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hotel on van ness avenue early friday morning. morillo was in the city installing drapes at the hotel. police say australian tourist matthew bate and murillo got into an argument that turned physical. police believe alcohol was likely involved. murillo will be back in court on friday. ( darya ) happening tomorrow... one of the two men charged in the deadly ghost ship warehouse fire will make his first court appearance. derick almena is expected to be arraigned in alameda county. he was the man in charge of the warehouse when it went up in flames last december. almena's attorneys also announced that they will be holding a news conference on friday to talk about the charges. almena and max harris have both been charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter. harris was arresetd monday in los angeles. he's expected to be sent back to the bay area. harris was the man who apparently organized the party the night of the fire that killed 36 people. if convicted, each faces up to 39 years in prison. ( darya ) former san
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francisco 49ers cornerback tramaine brock is charged with domestic violence. he was arraigned in a san jose courtroom yesterday. police say brock punched his girlfriend in the face and tried to strangle her in early april. officers say at the time of the attack, she was holding their 1 year old child. brock's girlfriend told police the violence started after an argument about what to watch on t-v. brock has also been charged with child endangerment. (darya) happening tonight... the n-b-a finals shifts to cleveland for game 3. (mark) the warriors are looking to go up 3-nothing against the cavaliers. this after blowg out lebron james and company in the 1st two games at oracle. this is video from the warriors practice yesterday. kevin durant has been a star in the finals. he leads the warriors in several categories including rebounds, assists. at 14-and-0, the warriors have a chance to become the first team in nba history to finish the postseason undefeated. yesterday
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curry talked about the challenges the warriors face going into game three.
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four morning news... an airline is under fire for something an employee did to a passenger during a flight. we'll explain. and a woman is robbed at a gas station... and tries to go after the thieves. we'll show you thvideo. plus... bart is trying to make their stations safer for riders. we'll tell you how. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge (vo) with thousands of quality pre-owned vehicles...
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center with james tracking the forecast... (james)
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(james)we're waking up to widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near
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the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the
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north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday
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morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer forecast for the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.
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( darya ) there is a new way that passangers can track crime happening at bart stations. bart is now uploading information on arrests and other crimes onto is new "crime mapping system." people select an area or point of interest, and pin drops appear showing the locations, dates and times of where crimes have happened. police say increasing public access to bart crime data is an important part of the transit agency's new transparency initiative. you can access the website on your computer, laptop or get the crime mapping app for your phone. we have a link to the website at kron four dot com. (darya) there are disturbing allegations of
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sexual assault on an american airlines flight.(mark) a woman says she was assaulted by a flight attendant. anny hong has the details. (anny) a woman says she was assaulted by a flight attendant in first class. it happened on mother's day weekend as she was flying from dallas to illinois. she says she was touched inappropriately while she was in her seat by one of the flight attendants. she says it happened again when she got up to exit the plane.
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burns. the burn will start at 8:00 this morning and last until 5:00 this evening. the fires will be burning both today and tomorrow. firefighters are trying to prepare for the upcoming fire season. firefighters say the smoke will be coming from santa teresa county park on bernal road. ( mark ) the woman accusing bill cosby of rape will be back on the witness stand today. this is the third day of the trial. andrea constand testified yesterday that the comedian drugged and raped her in 2004. the former employee of temple university said she visited the comedian at his home one night to discuss her career plans... when he gave her three blue pills and then raped her. the defense argues that constand called cosby 72 times after the night in question--and also spoke to lawyers before calling police. cosby faces three counts of aggravated assault. he has denied any wrong doing. (darya) more than a dozen governors have signed new climate change pledges since president trump announced he was pulling out of the paris climate accord. and experts say they expect existing climate change
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programs and the affordability of cleaner forms of power means greenhouse gas emissions will keep falling. that's despite president trump's announcement that the u-s doesn't intend to honor the golbal accord. 13 states and about 200 mayors have all signed pledges committing to fighting climate change. (darya) a fan of controversial speaker milo yiannopoulos has filed a lawsuit against the regents of the university of california, the mayor of berkeley and other city officials. here is video from back in february when yiannopoulos was scheduled to speak. the school cancelled the event after protests turned violent. the lawsuit accuses the university of california and other officals of violating their rights and subjecting them to bodily harm because they were expressing a different viewpoint. u-c berkeley released a statement saying it looks forward to contesting these false claims. (mark) a teacher is out of a job after she gave a student a "terrorist award". we first told you about this
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story on the kron four morning news. a houston area school district just announced yesterday that they have fired the junior high teacher. she gave a 13-year-old student an award naming her "most likely to become a terrorist". the district first apologized and defended the teacher saying the awards were fake. but they are now saying they have parted ways with the teacher. (mark) it has been more than a year since hundreds of thousands of people pre- ordered tesla's new model 3... and this morning tesla says they should be able to deliver their first production next month. more than 300-thousand people initially put down a one-thousand dollar deposit for the car. but c-e-o elon musk says they get more orders every day... and that is creating a huge backlog. he says even if you pre-order the car now... it's likely you won't get it until the end of 20-18. people who were the first to pre-order the model-3 will be able to start customizing their car before delivery next month. (darya) a woman is dragged across a gas station during a robbery in florida. a man gets out of the car and
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snatches the woman's purse, cash and i-phone from inside her car after he smashes her window. she confronts the man and that's when the theives slam the door on her arm and drive off, dragging her across the gas station. police recovered the women's purse six miles away from the gas station, but it was empty. the 64-year-old is recovering from minor injuries. (mark) still ahead on the kron four morning news... if you're addicted to your smartphone... there is something you can do to try to kick the habit. we'll tell you about the new tip. and after the break... a young boy is banned from wifi during his summer vacation... but he comes up with a clever way to connect to the internet. details on what he did to trick his mom.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. (mark) a mother is trying to encourage her kids to play outside by getting rid of their wi-fi access this summer... but her son seems to have found a way around it. (darya) he left a letter in his neighbor's
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mailbox this week asking for his wifi password. take a look... it says "hello dear stranger, would you supply me with your wi-fi passcode?". he then instructs his neighbor to leave the passcode on the blank line and leave the note near the mailbox. (mark) the boy even offers to coach his neighbor to play videogames better. the neighbor has not said if he plans to give the kid his password. (darya) as people become more and more addicted to their smartphones... there is a new way to try to kick the habit. (mark) experts suggest changing the color settings on your phone to gray scale. they say app developers use certain colors that make you want to reach for your phone. the most common are red and blue... and changing your phone to gray scale makes it less appealing to look at your phone. (darya) it will also make it less apparent when you have a notification. both iphones and androids have the ability to change the display to grayscale.
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(james) tracking your morning forecast. details coming up. ( will ) an uber driver arrested for assault.the details coming up
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arya)(mark) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (james)we're waking up to widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds
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and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves vta delats near w. san carlost street due to a vehicle fire near the tracks. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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the maze to sf. ( mark ) an uber driver is accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in moraga. ( darya ) and police think there could be other victims who have yet to come forward. kron 4's will tran is live outside the moraga police department with the details. will. ( will police arrested leonid baker for the attack that happened last month. the woman...who was originally picked up in oakland says she was almost home when the driver suddenly pulled over... got into the back seat and assaulted her. the woman
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reported it immediately and police were able to use the woman's description as well as surveillance video and traffic cameras to identify the car. they were then able to connect the car to baker. ( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) uber has fired more
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uber has 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 sexism. results of that probe were presented to uber's board last week. the recommendations are expected to be shared with the public next week. ( darya ) police have tracked down the parents who abandoned their child near the san francisco zoo. the mother turned herself in overnight to police. on monday night, paramedics in the area saw two adults
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leaving a 5-year-old girl near the intersection of the great highway and sloat boulevard. the two adults then drove away. the child was thankfully found unharmed. the child and another infant are now in the custody of child protective services. ( mark ) a man is behind bars this morning after police say he tried to kill his doctors. we first broke this story yesterday on the kron four morning news.( darya ) anny hong is here with the new information we are learning about the man. ( anny @ land ) yue chen is a stage four cancer patient. the 58-year-old was reported missing by his family in visalia but found by police in the south bay. police say chen planned to kill himself after he carried out at he considered a revenge mission, but he failed to find any of the three bay area doctors he was targeting, got lost and may have been on his way back to his visalia home when he was arrested may 31 on highway 101 in san jose. inside his rental car, officers found two loaded
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semiautomatic weapons, a white rubber mask and a notebook with the names and addresses of several doctors, according to a palo alto police report. one of the guns had a 32-round magazine and the other 16 rounds.police also found a typed note entitled "why do i kill," which listed reasons including revenge and to serve as a reminder that "this is possible if you treat people like an animal."
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yesterday afternoon. the owner claims she parked the car in a shaded area and left the windows partially opened. a reminder under new california law, if you see a dog in distress in a hot car you can break in and save it without fear of being held liable for damage. you must first call police, obvserve the animal is suffering harm and not use more force than necessary during the rescue. ( darya ) a florida woman is defending her actions after allowing a snake to bither one-year-old daughter. she then posted the incident on her facebook page. in the video, the one-year-old reaches into the plastic box, then the snake bites her. she says the baby was not hurt, only scared of the snake's movement. some people on social media are calling this mom a reckless parent. their local sheriff's office is investigating what happened. she say's its important that how to handle wild-life and know what to stay away from.
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sensitive and don't bother to ask why. they just think that i hurt my child intentionally, which, the people that know me know that i would never hurt my children.">( darya ) the mother says growing up she learned how to handle reptiles by going out on animal service calls with her father. she claims her methods are teaching her children a valuable lesson. the video has been removed from facebook. ( mark ) the powerball jackpot drawing is tonight.... the winniing ticket for the drawing will pay out a 375 millon dollar jackpot. the cash out option tonight will earn you 235 million dollars. the winner would take home the 12th largest prize in powerball history. the federal tax will be 58 point 8 million dollars. according to the powerball website, the chances of winning the jackpot is less than 1 in 292 million. you have to buy your tickets buy 7:00 tonight. (darya) coming up on the kron four morning news... everybody's trying to be cool
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ahead of game three in the n-b-a finals, until suddenly it was like the sky is falling. steph says he feels like he is on a dating game, but it's k-d who dated the bachelorette. marshawn lynch is here, and the raiders just hope they don't get fined. the world according to gary is in a few minutes.
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spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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(mark)(mark) (mark) for your health... moderate drinking could lead to memory loss. that's according to a new study just published today. researchers from the university of oxford say moderate drinkers were more likely to develop changes in the brain that could lead to memory loss. scientists also say moderate to heavy drinkers showed rapid declines on a language fluency test. moderate drinking equals eight to 12 small glasses of wine, beer, or shots of liquor in a week. the c-d-c recommends no more than one drink a day for women and two drinks a day for men.
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(james) tracking your morning forecast... the world according to gary is after the break. what are you doing?
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watching this breath savers protect mint neutralize the plaque acids in my mouth.
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i can't see anything! that's because it's working so hard. hey, what are you guys doing? karen. we're neutralizing. maybe i want to neutralize. you ever think of that? but it took a twist of fate to find a high-end curler at such a head turning price. and that's the beauty of a store full of surprises. you never know what you're gonna find, but you know you're gonna love it. ♪ (darya) that was steve kerr talking in cleveland
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yesterday. that was his response when asked about the possibility of sweeping the cavs in the nba finals. (darya) (darya) nba playoffs off day - there is a strange noise that happens twice during kevin durant's time on stage at the presser and the presser is over the second time they hear it
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(darya) that was steph curry's response when a reporter asked him if he and kd are friends.
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( darya ) kevin durant has an interesting dating history. in april it was rumored that he was dating sideline reporter rosalyn gold-onwude. before that he was dating model jasmine jefferies. and back in 2014 he was dating wnba star monica wright. (darya) the season 13
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bachelorette star dated the golden state warriors small forward in college. rachel lindsay and kevin durant were together while attending the university of texas at austin. they apparently broke up before she went to law school rachel is reportedly engaged to whoever she ends up with at the end of the season. ( darya ) jerry seinfield is not a hugger and kesha found out the hard way. the singer tried to hug seinfield during an interview and he rejected her. he also had no idea who she was.
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spoke to the media 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.
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( mark ) google could soon be expanding to san jose and it is expected to create thousands of new jobs for the south bay. google wants to build a 6 million foot research and development center in san jose. it has its sights set on a space near diridon station. the company says that area is ideal because it is a hub for caltrain, amtrak and v-t-a. mayor sam liccardo says city council will decide later this month whether it will negotiate with google. ( mark ) mayor liccardo says the google property could bring in bewteen 15 and 20-thousand new jobs to san jose. (mark) ahead at eight on
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the kron 4 morning news... a teenage girl goes missing just days after her high school graduation. lydia pantazes is live in the north bay with the latest on the search efforts. and president trump announces who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director. details on what we are learning about his choice. and a woman is behind bars for something she fed a child at a park in the east bay. we'll explain why she is now facing attempted murder charges. there's a place like no other...
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(james)we're waking up to widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer forecast for the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( mark ) pice in the north baare searching for a 17-year-old girl who went missing just days after her high school graduation.( darya ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is live in santa rosa this morning with the latest. lydia. ( lydia )(lydia)the 17-year old left her home monday morning to look for a job. she never came home.(take pic)this is a picture of the missing teenager, gabriella rosas arreguin.she graduated from high school friday, was last known to have returned her cap and gown monday to the high school before going to the downtown santa rosa library to use the computer. investigators believe she dropped off job applications at the santa rosa plaza sometime on monday.she has brown hair and brown eyes, is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 120 pounds with a thin build. gabriella was last seen wearing a gray short- sleeved cardigan, a white
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t-shirt and gray dress pants. (oncam)if you have any information on her whereabouts please call the santa rosa police department.reporting live in santa rosa, lydia pantazes kron4 news. ( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) breaking news from overnight... a man stabbed to death in the east bay and the attacker is still on the loose. it happened last night on west 19th street in antioch.(ááátriggerááá) when police arrived on scene they found a man stabbed in the torso. he died of his injuries. police have not released the victim's name or what motivated the attack. ( mark ) breaking news just in to the kron4 newsroom. president trump has announced who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director.( darya ) anny hong is at the breaking news desk with more on the president's decision. ( anny ) the president tweeted this morning saying.... "i will be nominating christopher wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new director of the fbi..." wray is a former
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assistant attorney general who managed the criminal division under president george w. bush... overseeing major investigations including the enron scandal. for the past twelve years, he has been in private practice at a law firm in washington and atlanta. before that, spent nearly a decade in the justice department, focusing on corporate fraud in addition to trade sanctions and money laundering. wray represented new jersey governor chris christie during the investigation into the george washington bridge lane- closing scandal. this comes just one day before former f-b-i director james comey will testify before congress on his dealings with president trump who fired him. back to you.. ( mark ) and this morning we are learning more about what comey could tell the senate intelligence committee during tomorrow's hearing. comey is expected to dispute president trump's claim that comey told him multiple times that the president was not under investigation. sources close to the
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investigation say that president trump may have misunderstood what comey was telling him. comey is also ánot expected to offer his opinion on whether president trump tried to obstruct justice regarding the russia investigation. today... members of the president's national security team will testify in front of congress. tomorrow we will bring you exstensive coverage of comey's testimony live right here on the kron 4 morning news. ( mark ) breaking overnight... at least 12 people have been killed and more than 40 people wounded in two terrorist attacks at an iran parliament building and a shrine in tehran. ( mark ) this is new video showing the moments that shots were fired at the parliament. attackers armed with rifles stormed the building and one of the attackers blew himself up inside where a session was in progress. another group of attackers, including a second suicide bomber, struck thshrine. isihas
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claimed responsibility for the attack. (mark) a woman is behind bars this morning after police say she fed a child meth at a park in the east bay. 36-year-old sayyadina thomas is facing attempted murder charges. the incident happened monday afternoon at the people's park in berkeley. police say the 2-year-old boy was with his nanny on the playground when the woman walked up to him and put methamphetamine inside of his mouth. his nanny was not sure what the substance was, but thomas admitted it was meth.. and the nanny immediately called 9-1-1. kron four spoke with a man who knows thomas. (mark) the boy was being treated at the hospital, but is expected to be okay. thomas is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation. (darya) it's been nearly a month since this massive brawl at a wedding in fremont... and one of the victims is still in the hospital in a
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coma. more than 700 people were at the reception where the fight broke out. and this morning the bride is asking for more help from police. this is video as several people held a silent protest outside of the fremont city hall meeting last night. the bride says she doesn't think police are doing enough to make arrests... and she is now asking city council for help. nearly six dozen people were seen fighting outside of the royal palace banquet hall last month. a 23-year-old man is the only person who has been arrested and charged. the family says there should be even more arrests. .. (darya) one family member is still in a coma with a brain injury. he has a wife and two kids who have been at the hospital every day
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since the fight. police say they are still actively investigating and more arrests are possible. (darya) happening tonight... the n-b-a finals shifts to cleveland for game 3. (mark) the warriors are looking to go up 3-nothing against the cavaliers. this after blowing out lebron james and company in the 1st two games at oracle. this is video from the warriors practice yesterday. kevin durant has been a star in the finals. he leads the warriors in several categories including rebounds, assists. at 14-and-0, the warriors have a chance to become the first team in nba history to finish the postseason undefeated. yesterday curry talked about the challenges the warriors face going into game three.
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stretch of the imagination unless that's a closeout game. and that's the opportunity in front of us, because all it is is just winning a championship.>(mark) the warriors have lost game 3 of the finals in cleveland each of the last two years. tonight's game tips off at 6:00. (darya) and oracle arena will be hosting a watch party tonight. tickets cost $20 and the doors open at 4:30. it will cost you $10 to park and the parking lots will open at 4:00 this evening. (mark) still ahead on the kron four morning news... an airline is under fire for something an employee did to a passenger during a flight. we'll explain. bart is trying to make their stations
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safer for riders. we'll how you how it works. and after the break... a traffic stop goes horribly wrong. dramtic video of how a deputy ended up being dragged.
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(robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( mark ) a florida sheriff's deputy is recovering after being dragged by a vehicle during a traffic stop. and the whole thing was recorded on the deputy's body camera.( darya ) the incident happened over the weekend in florida. the video shows the deputy pulling a car over for speeding. as he was asking the driver to step out of the car, it began to move. dragging the deputy about 10 feet.( mark ) the deputy suffered cuts to his arm and head, but is expected to be okay. the driver, 27-year-old la- rodney bennett, was later arrested on charges of aggravated battery on an
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officer and related counts. he was also wanted on a pair of open warrants. ( darya ) coming up... if you see smoke in the south bay don't panic. the reason why firefighters have it under control. next.
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(james)(mark) (darya) welcome back.
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let's get a check of the weather this morning... (james)we're waking up to widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer forecast for the weekend.
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no major hot spots. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( darya ) happening tomorrow... one of the two men charged in the deadly ghost ship warehouse fire will make his first court appearance. derick almena is expected to be arraigned in alameda county. he was the man in charge of the warehouse when it went up in flames last december. almena's attorneys also announced that they will be holding a news conference on friday to talk about the charges. almena and max harris have both been charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter. harris was arresetd mond in los angeles. he's expected to nt back to the bay area.the man wh apparently organized the party the night of the fire that killed 36 people. if convicted, each faces up to 39 years in prison. ( mark ) there is a new way that passangers can track crime happening at bart stations. bart is now uploading information on arrests and other crimes onto is new "crime mapping system." people select an area or point of interest, and pin drops appear showing the
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locations, dates and times of where crimes have happened. police say increasing public access to bart crime data is an important part of the transit agency's new transparency initiative. you can access the website on your computer, laptop or get the crime mapping app for your phone. we have a link to the website at kron four dot com. (darya) there are disturbing allegations of sexual assault on an american airlines flight.(mark) a woman says she was assaulted by a flight attendant. anny hong has the details. (anny) a woman says she was assaulted by a flight attendant in first class. it happened on mother's day weekend as she was flying from dallas to illinois. she says she was touched inappropriately while she was in her seat by one of the flight attendants. she says it happened again when she got up to exit the plane.
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this, so he kissed the side of my face. and my heart started pounding and all i could think was 'get away from here'">(anny) after the incident the woman filed a complaint with the airline. american airlines says they are aware of the allegations and are investigating. back to you. (mark) happening now... plumes of smoke will fill the sky in the south bay as firefighters conduct training burns. the burn will will last from now until 5:00 this evening. the fires will be burning both today and tomorrow. firefighters are trying to prepare for the upcoming fire season. firefighters say the smoke will be coming from santa teresa county park on bernal road.
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garfunkel (instrumental) [ snoring ] [ deep sleep snoring ] the all-new volkswagen atlas. seats seven, sleeps six. life's as big as you make it. (robin)
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to
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101 ( darya ) a peacock walks into a liquor store near los angeles and its all caught on video. take a look at this. it happened on monday in the city of arcadia when a peacock walked into the store.( mark ) the manager tried guiding the peacock out of the store, but she ended up staying inside. she at one point flew toward the manager and then got onto the top shelf. animal control was later called... ninety minutes and 500-dollars worth of broken bottles later, they finally got the bird out of the store. (mark) it has been more than a year since hundreds of thousands of
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people pre-ordered tesla's new model 3... and this morning tesla says they should be able to deliver their first production next month. ( darya ) more than 300-thousand people initially put down a one-thousand dollar deposit for the car. but c-e-o elon musk says they get more orders every day... and that is creating a huge backlog. he says even if you pre- order the car now... it's likely you won't get it until the end of 20-18. ( mark ) people who were the first to pre-order the model-3 will be able to start customizing their car before delivery next month. (james) tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. (will) an uber driver
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arrested for assault. i will have the details coming up 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. the kron four morning news...
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lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (james)we're waking up to widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are stiloking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco-
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oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer forecast for the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( mark ) an uber driver is accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in moraga. darya ) and police think there could be other victs who have yet to come forward. kron 4's will tran is live outside the moraga police department with the details. will. ( will ) police arrested leonid baker for the attack that happened last month. the woman...who was originally picked up in oakland says she was almost home when the driver suddenly pulled over... got into the back seat and assaulted her. the woman
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reported it immediately and police were able to use the woman's description as well as surveillance video and traffic cameras to identify the car. they were then able to connect the car to baker.
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( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) big news we are following this morning.. a man is behind bars after police sahe tried to kill his doctors. we first bre this story yesterday on the kron four morning news. yue chen is a stage four cancer patient. the 58-year-old was reported missing by his family in visalia. police say they found a mask, two hand guns, a notebook with directions to his doctor's homes and a letter. the letter reportedly said he was intent on killing his doctors for treating him like an animal. c-h-p stopped chen's rental car on highway 101 in san jose.
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of that at the doctors that are treating him.>( mark ) chen has been arragined on three counts of attempted murder. he's expected to enter a plea later this month. ( mark ) happening today... the woman accusing bill cosby of rape will be back on the witness stand. this is the third day of the trial. andrea constand testified yesterday that the comedian drugged and raped her in 2004. the former employee of temple university said she visited the comedian at his home one night to discuss her career plans... when he gave her three blue pills and then raped her. the defense argues that constand called cosby 72 times after the night in question--and also spoke to lawyers before calling police. cosby faces three counts of aggravated assault. he has denied any wrong doing. ( darya ) a woman is charged with animal cruelty after her dog died from being left in a car. a french bulldog was left in its owner's hot car as she shopped at the vacaville outlets yesterday afternoon. the owner claims she parked the
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car in a shaded area and left the windows partially opened. a reminder under new california law, if you see a dog in distress in a hot car you can break in and save it without fear of being held liable fordamage. you must first call police, obvserve the animal is suffering harm and not use more force than necessary during the rescue. ( mark ) people in san jose's willow glen neighborhood are trying to figure out why their plants are vanishing from their lawns. ( darya ) kron four's stanley roberts takes a look in "people behaving badly." pulling pieces out of the plant isn't really cool i'd rather they knock on the door and ask me i'd me happy to support their wedding that seems to be the common consensus in the san jose neighborhood of willow glen this is nick, his brother woke up by someone using a cellphone flashlight we did think anything of it because we often have people come by
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and just observe the garden but it was kind of strange that it was at night.less than a mile away greg and his wife had a similar problem about two weeks ago we went to breakfast downtown willow glen with a cousin and when we came back there was a little trail of debris but no real and less than a mile away is mary i was away for a few days and came home and saw this cameilla bush hacked and at frist i thought my husband did it then i thought maybe no he wouldn't do anything that crazy and if you havent figured it out by now, there is a common thread with nick, greg, and mary they all have been victims of plant thieves . at nicks home they were after the kangaroo paw, these are these tall plants here they are native to australia now over at gregs home not only did they cut off branches it put the tree at risk of dying this plat was in shock so we are now in kind of a triage mode because half of the tree is gone half of the camellia and its 20 years old my mother and grandmother
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planted this tree.so you heard of package thieves and shoe bandits now you can add plant and tr thieves to the list. the interesting part is everyone i spoke with has a sneaky supicision whey the plants are being stolen some of the people have told to my wife and what we learned subsequently is that it could be because plats which are originally from china are valued for their green leaves their deep green leaves so people during wedding, people during graduations people doing what ever kind of festival they prise this floral display .so basically is someone is selling you festive plants for you wedding or graduation and the price seems to goo to be true . question where they came from oh and one more thing. if they needed them that bad they could have just asked . when i left i have a hand full of oranges from nick lemons and aloe vera plants from greg. and my favoritefresh sage from mary .. i might have to revisit willow glen neighborhood ..in san jost stanley roberts kron 4 news
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( mark ) overcoming the odds.. meet a student who went from living in her car -- to graduating college. and after the break... how you can take your workout to the supreme. details next.
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,$8drw if you want to live as
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long as a supreme court justice...you might want to check out a new book.( mark ) ruth bader ginsburg's personal trainer has now written a book about how he helps the 84-year-old stay in shape. bryant johnson tells what exercises he has ginsberg do on a daily basis.( darya ) the book is 112 pages and has illustrations of the demonstrations that includes squats, push-ups and planks. ginsburg credits this daily routine with helping her maintain a healthy lifestyle. (james) watching the weather this morning. your forecast is right after the break.
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( mark ) we're coming up on 8:45... here's a quick look at the top stories we're following this morning... president trump has announced he will nominate christopher wray as the new f-b-i director. wray is a former assistant attorney general overseeing the criminal division under president george w. bush. this comes just one day before former f-b-i director james comey will testify before congress on his dealings with president trump. ( darya ) police
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are looking for a teenage girl who has gone missing in santa rosa. 17-year-old gabriella rosas arreguin went looking for a job on monday. she just graduated from high school on friday. she has not been seen or heard from since. investigators believe that gabriella went to the downtown library to use the computer then the santa rosa plaza mall to drop off job applications.( mark ) a woman is behind bars this morning after police say she fed a child meth at a park in the east bay. 36-year-old sayyadina thomas is facing attempted murder charges. the incident happened on monday afternoon at the people's park in berkeley. the 2-year-old boy was with his nanny on the playground when the woman walked up to him and put methamphetamine inside of his mouth. (darya)(james) in the weather center tracking the forecast with james... (james)we're waking up to
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widespread 50s around the bay. the fog is confined to the coast. today will be very similar to yesterday with inland valleys cooling slightly. temperatures near the bay and coast will be relatively unchanged. clouds and wind are expected to build throughout the day as thursday's storm approaches. we're still anticipating only light rain with this system; most of it falling in the north bay. storm totals are still looking to be around a < of an inch for san francisco- oakland and a ? of an inch for the north bay. not much if anything is expected to fall in the interior east bay or the south bay. after a few lingering showers early friday morning, the weather pattern moves to a dry and warmer forecast for the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is spots. bay no major hot the weekend.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less
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than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( darya ) the contra costa
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county coroner's office is asking for the public's help in two death cases. on april 28th. . . david norman wise was found dead of natural causes at the antioch train station. the coroner's office is searching for anyone who man have known him. the second case involves an unidentified man... who appears to have walked into the path of an oncoming amtrak train. police released these images of clothing the man was wearing when he was found. the coroner's office is looking for somebody who can identify the man. ( mark ) a man accused of posing as a massage therapist and sexually assaulting women says he has done nothing wrong. jose garcia plascencia was arrested in april in east palo alto. police say he was running a massage parlor out of his garage. prosecutors say fifteen women have come forward to report abuse in cases dating back to 2011. lawyers for plascencia say the
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accusations are exaggerated and he has pleaded not guilty to all of the charges. the suspect remains out of jail on 450-thousand dollars bail on the condition that he will not engage in any massage- related business. ( mark ) 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 who got caught in the middle of gun battle between two groups. 32-year-old jerry harbin agreed to plead no contest to a 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. the hood of a woman's car and kicks in her windshield. this happened in atlanta. this is video that was captured on her dashcam. the victim says she was pulling out a shopping plaza after putting gas into her car... and that's when the man randomly jumped on her
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car and stomped on the windshield. she's filed a police report and posted the video online in hopes of finding the man who did this. ( darya ) a new study gives reassuring news for breast cancer survivors who want to have children. those who later became pregnant were no more likely to have their cancer come back than those who did not have a baby. this was true even if their cancers were fueld by hormones, which soar during pregnancy and theoretically might spur a reccurance. the average age of moms has been rising and more women are being diagnosed with breast cancer in their childbearing years. about 11 percent of new breast cancer cases in the u-s are in women under 45. ( mark ) the powerball jackpot drawing is tonight and it's a big one. the winniing ticket for the drawing will pay out a 375 millon dollar jackpot. the cash out option tonight will earn you 235 million dollars. the winner would take home the 12th largest prize in powerball history. the federal tax will be 58 million dollars. according to the powerball website, the chances of winning the jackpot is less than 1 in 292 million. you
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have to buy your tickets buy 7:00 tonight. ( darya @ landing ) as hundreds of students graduate from college... a hayward woman's path to a diploma is especially inspiring. brenda brown says at one point she was living in her car while attending classes. now this weekend she'll be wearing a cap and gown. kron 4's charles clifford spoke with her about the challenges of making it to graduation and what she's hoping for in the future. soti got laid off from a job i had for over 8 years.back in 2009, brenda brown, like so many other people lost her job during the great recession.sot i was unable to find gainful employment. iwas a job looking for a b.for years e struggled in vain to find a new job and make ends meet. in 2010, her unemployment ran out.soti was pretty much living on god's grace and mercy for a year before i decided i'm going back to school. brenda enrolled here at cal state east bay in the communications department. financial aid paid for school, but left little money for anything else. up against the bay area's red hot rental market, brendan says she had
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to move from rented room to rented room. at one point she was reduced to living out of her car. for months she parked on campus at night and took showers at a gym.soti told myself it's not going to last that long. i've worked to hard up until that point when i was in my car not to. at that point i could either sink of swim.but brenda kept at it. attending classes and doing whatever work she could find. this coming weekend, she will graduate, with a degree in communications. she still doesn't have a job lined up or a permanent home but she's looking forward to the future. soti'm excited to see what doors a degree will open for me.she also hopes her story can be an inspiration to anyone else who might be struggling to make ends meet. sot i would definitely recommend it. it's never to late to give up. finally ,brenda says she plans to attend grad school in the fall and that her dream gig would be working for the 49ers. in hayward, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( mark ) and here's a ( mark )
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the kron 4 morning news... a teenage girl goes missing just days after her high school graduation. lydia pantazes is live in the north bay with the latest on the search efforts. and president trump announces who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director. details on what we are learning about his choice. and a woman is behind bars for something she fed a child at a park in the east bay. we'll explain why she is now facing attempted murder charges.
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have assembled. spider-man... black widow... captain america... and eddie? so, what's the plan? breaking out the guardians, pal. come celebrate the all-new guardians of the galaxy-mission: breakout! during the summer of heroes, only at disneyland resort. hero up! (darya) good morning i'm
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darya folsom..(mark) and i'm mark danon. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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a hot and traffic alert for a fatal accident in fremont nb 680 at mssion south fatal accident has the right lane closed.
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(anny hong): increasing clouds today ahead of thursday cold frontal passage. light rain should reach the north bay in the pre-dawn hours of thursday and then impact the bay area commute on thursday with light amounts of rain. the frt will fall apart as it reaches the monterey bay region thursday afternoon with some possible showers. dry but seasonably cool friday. temperatures remain below normal this weekend, then gradual warming ( mark ) breaking news. members of the president's national security team are testifying in front of congress about their investigation into russia meddling in the u-s election. ( darya ) james fletcher has more at the breaking news desk. ( james ) just moments ago... we heard testimony from two u-s intelligence agency chiefs... and they said they've never felt pressure from the white house to
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intervene in the fbi's investigation into russian meddling in the us election. that testimony contradicts news reports that the president had previously asked them downplay the probe. this is a live picture of the hearing. director of national intelligence dan coats and national security agency director mike rogers both separately said that while they won't comment on thspecifics their conversatiwith president trump, neitherhad felt pressured from the administration. coats also responded to one question about the reports by saying he would answer questions during a closed hearing. a follow up session behind closed doors is scheduled for this afternoon. four top intelligence officials are fielding questions right now on whether trump intervened into the justice department's investigation into russian interference in the us elections. ( james @ flash ) and this morning we are learning more
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about what former fbi director, james comey, might tell the senate intelligence committee during tomorrow's hearing. comey is expected to dispute president trump's claim that comey told him multiple times that he was not under investigation. sources close to the investigation say president trump may have misunderstood what comey was telling him. comey is also ánotá expected to offer his opinion on whether president trump tried to obstruct justice regarding the russia investigation. tomorrow we will bring you exstensive coverage of comey's testimony live right here on the kron 4 morning news. back to you. ( mark ) president trump has announced who he will nominate as the new f-b-i director. the president tweeted this morning saying.... "i will be nominating christopher wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new director of the fbi..." wray is a former assistant attorney general who managed the criminal division under president george w. bush... overseeing major investigations including the enron scandal. for the
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past twelve years, he has been in private practice in washington and atlanta. before that, he spent nearly a decade in e justic department, focusing on rpore fraud in addition to trade sanctions and money laundering. wray represented new jersey governor chris christie during the investigation into the george washington bridge lane- closing scandal. ( darya ) police in the north bay are searching for a 17-year-old girl who went missing just days after her high school graduation.( mark ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is live in santa rosa this morning with the latest. lydia. ( lydia )(lydia)the 17-year old left her home monday morning to look for a job. she never came home.(take pic)this is a picture of the missing teenager, gabriella rosas arreguin.she graduated from high school friday, was last known to have returned her cap and gown monday to the high school before going to the downtown santa rosa library to use the computer. investigators believe she dropped off job applications at the santa rosa plaza sometime on monday.she has brown hair and brown eyes, is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 120 pounds with a
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thin build. gabriella was last seen wearing a gray short- sleeved cardigan, a white t-shirt and gray dress pants. (oncam)if you have any information on her whereabouts please call the santa rosa police department.reporting live in santa rosa, lydia pantazes kron4 news. ( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( mark ) breaking news from overnight... a man stabbed to death in the east bay and the attacker is still on the loose. it happened last night on west 19th street in antioch.(ááátriggerááá) when police arrived on scene they found a man stabbed in the torso. he died of his injuries. police have not released the victim's name or what may have motivated the attack. ( mark ) happening tonight... the n-b-a finals shifts to cleveland for game 3. ( darya ) the warriors are trying to stay undefeated in the playoffs and tonight fans will be able to watch the game at big watch parties
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in san francisco and oakland.( mark ) kron 4's averi harper is at civic center plaza in san francisco this morning where they are setting up for the watch party. ( averi )the warriors are looking to go up 3-nothing against the cavaliers. this after blowing out lebron james and company in the 1st two games at oracle. this is video from the warriors practice yesterday. kevin durant has been a star in the finals. he leads the warriors in several categories including rebounds, assists. at 14-and-0, the warriors have a chance to become the first team in nba history to finish the postseason undefeated. yesterday curry talked about the challenges the warriors
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face going into game three.
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out the morning. ( mark ) still ahead. a mother allows a snake to bite her one-year-old daughter and posts it on facebook. hear how she is defending her actions. and after the break. u-s swimmer ryan lochte reveals something very personal about his life following last year's olypmic scandal. hear what he's opening up about.
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( mark ) american swimmer ryan lochte says he had suicidal thoughts after the gas station scandal following the 20-16 rio olympics. he says after the scandal, he was quote "probably the most hated person in the world." lochte claimed he and three other swimmers were robbed at gunpoint in a gas station. but police said there was no robbery and the swimmers were confronted áafterá they vandalized a bathroom. lochte was charged with falsely reporting crime. he was suspended from u-s-a swimming and the u-s olympic committee for 10 months at the time. ( darya ) former san francisco 49ers cornerback tramaine brock is charged with domestic violence. he was arraigned in a san jose courtroom yesterday.
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police say brock punched his girlfriend in the face and tried to strangle her in early april. officers say at the time of the attack, shwas holding their 1 year old child. bro's girlfriend told police the violce started after an argument about what to watch on t-v. brock has also been charged with misdemeanor child endangerment. (mark) checking the markets this morning... coming up.. mortgage rates are dropping.. and could we see a drop in gas prices this summer winners and losers is next with our financial expert rob black.
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(darya) welcome back... checking the roads with robin... (robin) a major hot spot in fremont nb 680 at mission, right lane closed. a brush fire in oakland nb 880 at 23rd ave righ lane closed
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(anny hong): increasing clouds today ahead of thursday cold frontal passage. light rain should reach the north bay in the pre-dawn hours of thursday and then impact the bay area commute on thursday
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with light amounts of rain. the front will fall apart as it reaches the monterey bay region thursday afternoon with some possible showers. dry but seasonably cool friday. temperatures remain below normal this weekend, then gradual warming early next week.
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(mark) time to talk winners and losers with our financial expert rob black winner oil prices drop 4%. could a drop in gas prices be coming this summer? us oil output poised to hit 10 million barrels a day next year, breaking 1970 record . . . u.s. crude oil production will reach a record annual average of 10 million barrels a day in 2018. the previous record was 9.6 million barrels a day in 1970. eia revised down its expectation for the average u.s. crude price to $53.61 in 2018."increased drilling activity in u.s. tight oil basins, especially those located in texas, is the main contributor to oil production growth, as the total number of active rigs drilling for oil in the united states has more than doubled over the past 12 months,". winner: mortgage loan rates reach 6-mortgage loan winner: winner: mortgage loan rates reach 6-month lows . ..
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the mortgage bankers association (mba) released its weekly report on mortgage applications, noting an increase of 7.1% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending june 2. according to the mba, last week's average mortgage loan rate for a conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dipped from 4.17% to
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4.14%, the lowest level since november. the rate for a jumbo 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell from 4.11% to 4.08%, also a low since november. the average interest rate for a 15-year fixed-rate mortgage slipped from 3.42% to 3.39%, another six-month low. loser: ceo elon musk says tesla will need more factories . . .with four electric vehicle models either on sale or in development, tesla ceo elon musk said that the growing brand may be required to build at least three and "possibly as many as 10 or 20" new factories to keep up with expected demand. tesla's first mid-priced car, the model 3, is due to start
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deliveries later this year. at tuesday's shareholders' meeting, musk talked about the next vehicle in development, the model y, crossover, and predicted that it will see the highest demand of any tesla when it arrives in 2019. when is a roth ira better for you than a traditional ira? kelli
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hot spot in fremont nb 680 at mssion south righ tlane closed backed up beyond 237 ( darya ) a florida woman is defending her actions after allowing a snake to bite her one-year-old daughter. she then posted the incident on
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her facebook page. in the video, the one-year-old reaches into the plastic box, then the snake bites her. she says the baby was not hurt, only scared of the snake's movement. some people on social media are calling this mom a reckless parent. their local sheriff's office is investigating what happened. she say's its important that her kids learn how to handle all kinds of wild-life and know what to stay away from. ( darya ) the mother says growing up she learned how to handle reptiles by going out on animal service calls with her father. she claims her methods are teaching her children a valuable lesson. the video has been removed from facebook. ( will ) an uber driver arrested for assault. i will have the details coming up
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(darya)(mark) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... major hot spot in fremotn nb 680 at mission south blocking the right lane, take 880 instead (anny ho): increasing clouds today ahead of thursday cold frontal passage. light rain should reach the north bay in the pre-dawn hours of
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thursday and then impact the bay area commute on thursday with light amounts of rain. the front will fall apart as it reaches the monterey bay region thursday afternoon with some possible showers. dry but seasonably cool friday. temperatures remain below normal this weekend, then gradual warming early next week.
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(anny hong): increasing clouds today ahead of thursday cold frontal passage. light rain should reach the north bay in the pre-dawn hours of thursday and then impact the bay area commute on thursday with light amous of rain. the front ll fall apart it reaches the monterey bay region thursday afternoon with some possible showers. dry but seasonably cool friday. temperatures remain below normal this weekend, then gradual warming early next week.
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( darya ) police think there could be more victims after an uber driver was arrested and accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in moraga. police arrested leonid baker for the attack that happened last month. the woman...who was originally picked up in oakland says she was almost home when the driver suddenly pulled over... got into the back seat and assaulted her. the woman reported it immediately and police were able to use the woman's description as well as surveillance video and traffic cameras to identify the car. they were then able to connect the car to baker. ( mark ) big news we are following this morning.. a man is behind bars after police say he tried to kill his doctors. we first broke this story yesterday on the kron four morning news. yue chen is a stage four cancer patient. the 58-year-old was reported
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missing by his family in visalia. police say they found a mask, two hand guns, a notebook with directions to his doctor's homes and a letter. the letter reportedly said he was intent on killing his doctors for treating him like an animal. c-h-p stopped chen's rental car on highway 101 in san jose. chen has been arragined on three counts of attempted murder. he's expected to enter a plea later this month. ( mark ) happening today... the woman accusing bill back on the witness stand. this is the third day of the trial. andrea constand testified yesterday that the comedian drugged and raped her in 2004. the former employee of temple university said she visited the comedian at his home one night to discuss her career plans... when he gave her three blue pills and then raped her. the defense argues that constand called cosby 72 times after the night in question--and also spoke to lawyers before calling police. cosby faces three counts of aggravated assault. he has denied any wrong doing. ( darya ) a woman is charged with animal cruelty
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after her dog died from being left in a car. a french bulldog was left in its owner's hot car as she shopped at the vacaville outlets yesterday afternoon. the owner claims she parked the car in a shaded area and left the windows partially opened. a reminder under new california law, if you see a dog in distress in a hot car you can break in and save it without fear of being held liable for damage. you must first call police, obvserve the animal is suffering harm and not use more force than necessary during the rescue. ( mark ) people in san jose's willow glen neighborhood are trying to figure out why their plants are vanishing from their lawns. ( darya ) kron four's stanley roberts takes a look in "people behaving badly." pulling pieces out of the plant isn't really cool i'd rather they knock on the door and ask me i'd me happy to support their wedding that seems to be the common consensus in the san jose neighborhood of wlow glen this is nick, his brother woke
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up by someone using a cellphone flashlight we did think anything of it because we often have people come by and just observe the garden but it was kind of strange that it was at night.less than a mile away greg and his wife had a similar problem about two weeks ago we went to breakfast downtown willow glen with a cousin and when we came back there was a little trail of debris but no real and less than a mile away is mary i was away for a few days and came home and saw this cameilla bush hacked and at frist i thought my husband did it then i thought maybe no he wouldn't do anything that crazy and if you havent figured it out by now, there is a common thread with nick, greg, and mary they all have been victims of plant thieves . at nicks home they were after the kangaroo paw, these are these tall plants here they are native to australia now over at gregs home not only did they cut off branches it put the tree at risk of dying this plat was in shock so we are now in kind of a triage mode because half of the tree is gone half of the camellia and its 20 years old my mother and grandmother
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planted this tree.so you heard of package thieves and shoe bandits now you can add plant and tree thieves to the list. the interesting part is everyone i spoke with has a sneaky supicision whey the plants are being stolen some of the people have told to my wife and what we learned subsequently is that it could be because plats which are originally from china are valued for their green leaves their deep green leaves so peop during wedding, people during graduations people doing what ever kind of festival floral display .so basically is someone is selling you festive plants for you wedding or graduation and the price seems to goo to be true . question where they came from oh and one more thing. if they needed them that bad they could have just asked . when i left i have a hand full of oranges from nick lemons and aloe vera plants from greg. and my favoritefresh sage from mary .. i might have to revisit willow glen neighborhood ..in san jost
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stanley roberts kron 4 news ( darya ) still ahead. everybody's trying to be cool ahead of game three in the n-b-a finals, until suddenly it was like the sky is falling. steph says he feels like he is on a dating game, but it's k-d who dated the bachelorette. marshawn lynch is here, and the raiders just hope they don't get fined. the world according to gary is in a few minutes. and after the break... a young boy is banned from wifi during his summer vacation... but he comes up with a clever way to connect to the internet. details on what he did to trick his mom.
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all lanes open nb 680 at mission south in
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fremont (mark) a mother is trying to encourage her kids to play outside by getting rid of their wi-fi access this summer... but her son seems to have found a way around it. (darya) he left a letter in his neighbor's mailbox this week asking for his wifi password. take a look... it says "hello dear stranger, would you supply me with your wi-fi passcode?". he then instructs his neighbor to leave the passcode on the blank line and leave the note near the mailbox. (mark)
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the boy even offers to coach his neighbor to play videogames better. the neighbor has not said if he plans to give the kid his password. (anny) i'm tracking your forecast. the world according to gary, coming up after the break.
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welcome back to the kron 4 morning news... see why k-d walked out of the press conference. why steph thinks hes playing the dating game and why marshawn lynch's mouth is not appropriate for prime time tv. and in case you missed it here's the gary's world rewind. (darya) just got to focus on game three of the nba
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finals. the warriors are playing against the cleveland cavaliers in cleveland tonight. we got to win, we got to focus.
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the warriors are playing against the cleveland cavaliers in cleveland tonight. we got to win, we got to focus.(darya) nba playoffs off day-there is a strange noise that happens twice during kevin durant's timon stage at the presser and the presser is over the second time they hear it. some freak air
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conditioning accident stopped kevin durant from speaking during a press conference.(darya) that was steph curry's response when a reporter asked him if he and kd are friends. steph curry and kevin durant have become close friends. the thing about it is all the four guys are under 30 years old. for the next three years, they are going to be favorites of the golden state warriors.( darya ) kevin durant has an kevin ( darya ) kevin durant has an interesting
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dating history. k-d is an eligible bachelor. in april it was rumored that he was dating sideline reporter rosalyn gold-onwude. before that he was dating model jasmine jefferies. and back in 2014 he was dating wnba star monica wright. (darya) the season 13 bachelorette star dated the golden state warriors small forward in college. rachel lindsay and kevin durant were together while attending the university of texas at austin. they
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apparently broke up before she went to law school rachel is reportedly engaged to whoever she ends up with at the end of the season. the bachelors are working hard, half of its not true about who people are dating. ( darya )jerry seinfield is not a hugger and kesha found out the hard way. the singer tried to hug seinfield during an interview and he
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rejected her. he also had no idea who she was. he kept asking who's kesha? she's obviously not a seinfeld fan.
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riding with this whole town."( darya ) marshawn lynch spoke to the media 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 apoved move to las vegas in 2020. lch says he wants to give kids in oakland a chance to cheer for someone who grew up in their neighborhoods. you never know what's going to happen on live t-v. the raiders might get fined if
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they keep marshawn lynch on the team. there was so much profanity lynch said live on the nfl network. he should know better. gary didn't know it was being carried live on the n-f-l network.
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on september 9, 2010, pg&e learned a tragic lesson we can never forget. this gas pipeline ruptured in san bruno. the explosion and fire killed eight people. pg&e was convicted of six felony charges including five violations of the u.s. pipeline safety act and obstructing an ntsb investigation. pg&e was fined, placed under an outside monitor, given five years of probation, and required to perform 10,000 hours of community service. we are deeply sorry. we failed our customers in san bruno. while an apology alone will never be enough, actions can make pg&e safer. and that's why we've replaced hundreds of miles of gas pipeline, adopted new leak detection technology that is one-thousand times more sensitive, and built a state-of-the-art gas operations center. we can never forget what happened in san bruno. that's why we're working every day to make pg&e
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the safest energy company in the nation. [ inhales, exhales ] [ announcer ] cigarettes are not just dangerous when they're smoked. [ rat squeaking ] they're dangerous long after. cigarette butts are toxic. they release chemicals that poison our water... and harm wildlife. and millions... are polluting our environment. [ sniffing ] [ seagulls squawking ] an east bay woman will graduate college after spending years living without a home. brenda brown lost her job in 2009. she
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struggled to find a new job and in 20-10, her unemployement money ran out. that's when she enrolled into the communications department at cal state east bay. financial aid helped pay for school, but she was left without money for much else. at one point, she was forced to live in her car, sleep in the school parking lot and then shower in the school gym.
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the canadian prime minister shared the picture on his twitter account yesterday. the two had dinner in montreal. trudeau thanked obama for coming to visit his hometown. obama gave a speech earlier that day to the montreal chamber of commerce. this was obama's first trip anada since leaving the white house. ( darya ) take a look at that smile.... an endangered gorilla gave birth to a healthy baby at the philadelphia zoo. the 17-year-old gorilla required medical techniques typically used for delivering humans. the mother was reunited with her baby over the weekend. seven day (darya) that's it for us this morning... our next newscast is at 5 o clock tonight. (mark)
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>> announcer: today on "dr. phil." the beautiful college coed lured fr a tailgate party. >> the next thing i member, he was violently ripping my clothes off. >> dr. phil: this was a severe sexual assault. >> he laughed while he was raping me. >> announcer: the brutal attack. >> dr. phil: how severe were the injuries? >> part of my mouth was ripped open. >> announcer: the secret tape. >> did you have sex? >> dr. phil: you think the call was a set-up? >> i know it was a set-up. >> announcer: he almost got away with it. >> he was raping someone every weekend. >> announcer: and then the take-down. >> dr. phil: you come back from australia?-- >> we stood next to him and said you're under arrest.

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