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( marty ) as many as one million people are expected to come to san francsico this weekend to watch the blue angels take to the sky and put on their jaw dropping show. good morning i'm marty gonzalez. and if you want to watch the blue angels this weekend - we have what you need to know. the parade of ships kicked off friday's events. the u-s-s essex leading the way followed by other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's camila bernal is live at the marina green with more. camila? ( camila )good morning marty, we are all waiting for the blue angels.the show is expected to start at noon and go on until 4pm but there's
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also plenty of other events for the familytake vothere will be a festival at marina green all day, everyone is welcome but parking is limited so keep that in mind...the blue angels can be seen from different areas in san francisco or you can catch them on kron 4 starting at 2pm. also happening today-- ship tours. a number of ships will be open and people can take a closer look at these marine and coast guard ships.there will also be band performances this afternoon so plenty of activities to chose from. camilathere's also high security in the area as officials are taking extra precaution reporting in san francisco, camila bernal kron 4 news ( mark ) thanks camila. let's
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now find out what the weather is looking like for today's festivities with dave. (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week.
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( marty ) and if you want a full list of the schedule of events go to our website at kron four dot com. there you'll find everything you need to know about fleet week. ( marty ) and kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds, kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live beginning at 2:00 p.m. ( marty ) fleet week got off to a big start friday with the first of three air shows. kron4's dan kerman was there and has what to expect if you're going this weekend. the blue angels began streaking across bay area
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skies about 3 friday afternoon, in their first of 3 performances.sotsotsotsotan elite group of navy pilots has been flying as the blue angels since 1946 an angels since 1946 an enthusiastic crowd came to the marina for a front row seat and for many it was not their first time.sotsotthe moves were familiar to some but no less exciting. and each and everyone had a favorite sotsot sotsot
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( marty ) investigators say they have chased down one-thousand leads , but still don't have a motive for the deadly las vegas shooting.. here's what we know this morning... they are digging into stephen paddock's background looking for any possible clues. we have learned that he bought a thousand rounds of tracer ammunition from a private seller. and met the person at a gun show in phoenix. tracer bullets light up their path, that way shooters can check their aim. the shooter bought that ammo a month ago.
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( marty ) president trump has approved an emergency declaration for louisiana as hurricane nate is bearing down on the gulf coast. hurricane nate has sustained winds of 75-miles-per hour. the storm is expected to gain strength before making landfall east of new orleans tomorrow. mandatory evacuations are in place for some areas around the city-- the mayor of new orleans has already declared a state of emergency. a hurricane warning now extends along the gulf coast from new orleans to the albama-florida (marty) still ahead -- fleet week brings joy to people of all ages -- especially some bay area kids who need it the most. that story coming up. and we'll take you on an insider's tour of the historic u-s-s essex that's only in town for the next few days... but up next. hardly strictly beefing up security in the wake of the vegas shootings. hear how people are feeling at this weekend's festival.
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we've been talking fleet
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week this morning. but there is another huge event in the city this weekend... the hardly strictly bluegrass festival kicked off friday at golden gate park. the free three day music festival draws hundreds of thousands of fans every year. security is at the top of the list for organizers, especially this year. less than a week after the horrific shooting at the outdoor country music festival in las vegas. so it's an all hands on deck weekend for the s-f-p-d. most people at the park seemed to have a pretty relaxed attitude. but say it is impossible not to think about what happened in las vegas.
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( marty ) here's a live look this morning. toss to weather. (dave) slightly cooler weather is
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forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through
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friday of next week. ( marty ) some sick children in san
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francisco got their own personal dose of fleet week. kron4's maureen kelly was there as sailors and marines made a visit to patients at ucsf benioff children's hospital b3b3a couple of marine s helped a 10 year old patient take the classic game of battleship in an immaginative directiona welcome distraction to her daily reality of being hooked up to an iv..so we are playing to determine your imaginative powers.he's hard to beat meanwhile a sailor got a pretend examination a young make believe doctorwho's playing here while his sibling is being treated at ucsf benioff's children's hospital. one parent says visits like
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these help s her daugther feel better.(jennifer kirk, patient's mom 39-42)it changes her for the day she's happier and friendlier and more outgoing it makes a huge huge differenceand her daughter's reaction to this visit?amazing (maureen)while this day of play is a great distraction for the patients here at the hospital and their siblings. this servicemen and women say they get a lot out of it too (corporal maria lopez, united states marine corps 56-1:04.) it's nice i'm glad i had the opportunity to come. just to talk to these amazing kids they're so adorable, they're so cute. i'm really glad were able to do this with other marines and sailors altogether (sailor tyler fears, united states navy 1:10-121)just doing this makes me feel like i've done more like for my country than just being at work it's a humanitarian mission for the littlest and vunerable . kids and their siblings..get their troubles.and important kids. maureen kelly kron4 news ( marty ) with fleet week in full swing... there is a new addition to the bay waters. last sunday, the u-s-s essex docked in the san francisco bay... and visitors are getting a glimpse of the massive ship. kron four's philippe djegal has the story.
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(philippe) nicknamed "the iron gator."david stevenson/visitor- "oh, my gosh, its beautiful." the motto, appropriately, for the u-s-s essex is "take notice." judie phelps/visitor- "overwhelming. i couldn't imagine anything so big." the ship is 844 feet long... carrying more than 18- hundred troops... it's commanding officer is captain jason burns for decades, the u-s-s essex has been used to assist in humanitarian and disaster relief efforts around the world... serving as a landing craft for jets, helicopters and assault vehicles... boasting medical labs and operating rooms, capable of caring for up to 600 patients. judie phelps and her husband robert drove up from san jose to the embarcadero in san francisco to take a look.robert phelps/visitor- "everythings there that they'd ever need, you know -- impressive." david stevenson is visiting from north carolina... getting a glimpse into the lives of the sailors who serve the u-s navy on what is called a wasp-class amphibious
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assault ship.david stevenson/visitor- "it was emotional and i didn't realize it would be. it'd been 30- somthing years since i was on a naval ship." walking through the u-s-s essex brought stevenson back to his days as a religious program specialist for the navy aboard the u-s-s ranger. he says fleet week is near and dear to his heart and so are the men and women who bravely serve. david stevenson/visitor- "i actually feel like its great for people to see the youth that are serving our country so selflessly, and to realize the sacrifice that they may be making. sometimes the ultimate sacrifice."nats- robert phelps/visitor- "it just shows us how well protected we are. you know, that, uh, isn't anybody gonna come her the u-s-s essex is truly a special sight... and, it will remain here in the san francisco bay through tuesday... so, if you haven't had a chance to come and check it out... come on down to piers 30 and 32... it's a spectacle you'll want to see. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to
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avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance at 2:00 p.m. (marty) a big win for u-s-a soccer... an historic comeback in the american league playoffs... and the warriors making a push to host the all-star game at their new arena. details coming up in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge
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according to nfl network's ian rapport -- carr could possibly still have a chance to play on sunday. carr practiced for the second straight day... he particapted streaching and throwing drills. head coach, jack del rio didn't want to talk about any player injuries during today's presser. as of now... backup, ej manuel is the starter against the ravens it's unlikely the raiders will play carr this week. in the past tony romo and cam newton missed one game with the same injury. it's possible carr could return next week when they face the l- a chargers the nba all star game could be returning to the bay area. the warriors submitted a bid for the all- star game....at chase center in san francisco the team did not release many specifics...but did say the bid was submitted for as early as 20-21. the warriors new arena is expected to open in the fall of 20-19. golden
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state haven't hosted an all star weekend since 2000 the last time it was in san francisco was back in 1967. congressman, steve scalise threw the first pitch... back in june he was shot in the hip at the congressional baseball game. chicago's bullpen got it done... jayson werth pops out... cubs shutdown washington's offense... only allowed 2 hits cubs win 3- nothing... lead series 1-0 best game so far has been yankees indians game two terry francona and his club had to do some work... after corey klubber earned six runs in 2 2/3 innings. bottom 6th -- yankees up 8-3... francisco lindor hits a grand slam off chad green... cleveland goes on to tie the game in the eighth and force extras. bottom 13th -- the tribe with a runner on second -- yan gomes... walk off single cleveland wins 9-8 greatest comeback in indians postseason history they lead series 2-0 crunch time for usa's men's soccer national team a must win scenario against panama to keep their world cup hopes alive. the last time they didn't qualify to the world cup was back in 1986. the americans go to work right
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away -- 19-year old christian pullisic make it 1-nothing eight minutes into the match. minute 18 -- this time pullisic finds jozy altidore inside the box for the second goal under 20 minutes into the game (altidore: 2 goals) usa win 4-0 need to beat trinidad and tobago on tuesday to qualify to the 2018 world cup in russia (marty) 3-and-2 stanford on the road against the 20th ranked utah utes -- undefeated at 4-and-oh. kickoff at 7:15. meanwhile cal, also 3-and-2, also on the road... facing number 6 washington... undefeated at 5-and-oh. the huskies are favored by nearly 30 points. that one starts at 7:45. in the mountain west... san jose state is hosting fresno state at 4:30. spartans are 17 point dogs against the bulldogs. live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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here's a live ( marty )( marty ) here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave) slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is
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forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) fleet week is in full swing this weekend with about one million people expected to visit the city to check out the air and sea show. the parade of ships kicked off the events yesterday with the u-s-s essex leading the way followed by
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other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's spencer blake has more these pilots having a drink at 'campus' in the marina district might have no idea that kat anderson and her husband dave just donated five grand to help feed them for fleet week.buy a burger for a sailor is san francisco fleet week's fundraising campaign that runs all year."it's how we fund our crew barbecue, it funds all the different ways that we feed the troops while they're here, it funds our veterans art exhibit."anderson is from a naval family, and says she simply wants to support sailors."i get so much excitement when i hear the planes come in - esepecially the blue angels."fleet week spends a million or so dollars each year to bring these pilots, sailors, and marines into townnot only so we can see them and their ships and planesbut also so they can take time to enjoy the city. "it's been great. we came down for the airshows as an air show participant, and everybody out in town's been really great and really supportive of the military." check out this family that wanted their picture taken with sailors they ran into at pier 39."it's brand new for
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me. because where we're from, we're already there, so people don't - they're like, 'thank you for your service,' but it's not as up close and personal. here, it's like hugs, pay for your meal. it's great!"military drink specials are everywhereand so are generous people at the bars. "they will not let a sailor or marine go with a check on their table; they will pick them up every single time. and the sailors and marines know it and they love san francisco for that."but few peoplewill drop five thousand dollars to help feed troopslike the andersons did."it's a drop in a bucket compared to what our service men and women do for us." ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live on our air... the show starts at 2:00 p.m. (marty) the blue angels are not the only ones flying through the air. more than a dozen professional wrestlers were flying across the ring as they helped irvington high school in fremont raise money for its sports program. the event happened last night in front of hundreds of fans. the biggest star was a
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legend from the w-w-e... bret "the hitman" hart. before the matches.. he and many other wrestlers took pictures and signed autographs with fans. (marty) hart has a special place in his heart for the bay area for another reason. his wife is from san francisco. hart retired from wrestling in 19-99 but works to help bay- area-based "big time wrestling" which is celebrating its 21st year. ( marty ) vigils are being held across california to remember the people who were killed in the las vegas shooting.. kron4's hermela aregawi was in san jose where friends and family are remembering michelle vo.
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a san jose community in mourning..remembering michelle vo.. who was killed in sunday's concert in last vegas. diane hawkins/victim's sister it touches my family and i so much because when i first learned of her passing one of the things that came to my mind is that she was so young she didn't get to do anything but looking at this outpouring of support from all over the world and everyone showing her love of her, i am so proud o her.the impact that she made and the life that she lef. friends and those who knew of her say vo was genuine and kind to everyone. when i came here my heart was so heavy because even if i don't know her it's heartbreaking what happened and we are just hear to support cathy her sister. addie reyes/knows victim's friends:it's kind of surreal its closest to home because eve if i dont know her personally. seeing that people that know her and someone from san jose, it really could have been any of us anyone that we
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know. her family says the outpouring of support from around the world is helping them deal with the tragic loss. diane hawkins/victim's sister i have had so many people reach out to me and say you know what i don't know her but reading about her and the life that she lived. i am so inspired and i'm going to do good. ya know im just so proud.they said you don't know who i am but michelle stood up for me when i was in second grade. we were never good friends but i remembered her standing up for me.. that was the type of person she was she was an angel because only an angel could do that. (hermela aregawi)michelle vo was only 32 years old. reporting in san jose hermela aregawi, kron 4 news. ( marty ) another big story we're trackng this
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morning... a security breach at a high school on the peninsula has some parents on edge. at palo alto high school the grade point averages, names, and student numbers showed up on what the district is calling a rogue website. that website has been shut down. and the district is now working to figure out if the breach could be bigger than just the website. the students affected are in grades ten through 12. police are also involved investigation. "fleet week" usually conjures images of planes soaring through the sky -- but don't forget about the fleet of ships in the water. a rundown of all the vessels visiting the bay area this week -- coming up. this week -- coming up. food. water. internet. we need it to live. but what we don't need are surprises, like extra monthly fees. i see you, fee, played by legendary actress anjelica huston. you got me, mark. we just want fast internet for one, simple rate.
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for all the streaming and the shopping and the newsing, but most of all... for the this. internet for one everyday simple price and no extra monthly fees. the parade of ships
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passed under the golden gate bridge kicking off three days of events for the 37th annual san francisco fleet week.
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kron four's philippe djegal talked with families who were impressed by the show. (philippe) led by san francisco fire boat saint francis... and, a spectacular water show to compliment the entrance... the u-s-s essex passes under the iconic golden gate bridge... visually remarkable for those who showed up to the marina green in san francisco... for a close-up shot of the impressive ships.harish selvakumar/12-year-old- "it's tense and its crowded, but at the same time, its kind of beautiful. because theres a landmark, and there's fighter jets and aircraft carriers." harish (huh-reesh) selvakumar and his friend ashwin vasant, taking part in fleet week for the first time. both visiting from foster city. here not only to check out the ships, but also the f-16 fighter jets flying above.ashwin vasant/11- years-old- "today's a perfect day. usually when we come here, its really foggy, but now it's like super sunny, so, you get like a perfect view of both." the u-s navy wasn't alone. the u-s coast guard also had boats in the water.
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todd kopp made the trip down to the bay area from canada... and, felt a sense of pride seeing the canadian navy celebrated as well. as the h-m-c-s winnipeg passes by. todd kopp/visiting from canada- "and, today's actually my 48th birthday. so, its birthday present for me, yeah." what a way to celebrate... catching the action with his parents who joined him on this trip... everyone snapping photos of warships and aircrafts... leaving with memories to stand the test of time. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. coming up... we've got a rundown on the best places to see the blue angels today. other than right here on kron4, of course. what are you doing?
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dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) fleet week is in full
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swing with big shows on tap later today and again tomorrow. kron4's haaziq madyun says there is a lot to be excited about. the blue angels are back in the bay area and ready to take off for this weekend's 2017 fleet week airshowlt. damon kroes will be flying out on the right wing this weekend in the number 2 fighter jet. he says these f-18 hornets can really go:22-:30 of course this year's air acrobatics will include some of their traditional formations the blue angels are known for
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maneuvers and dynamic maximum performance maneuvers">:53-:59 and what is extra special about this year's blue angels show, three of the pilots are from right here in the bay area. lt. kroes happens to be one of themthe other bay two bay area pilots are from danville and mt. view. it will be kind of a homecoming in the sky for those three navy airmen
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can i see alcatraz?because that's where the blue angels do some of their coolest stuff check out this fleur de lys from last year.natalmost as important a view of the golden gate for the thrilling sight of the f/a 18 hornets rippling low over the bridge.so let's look at the alternatives, east to west starting with pier 39.a good view of alcatraz, plenty of food options but not much elbow room.and you have to factor in cost of parking and the hassle of getting there.nat aquatic park is also jammed during the blue angels show.it has most of the same advantages and disadvantages of pier 39 .. plus your view of the golden gate bridge can be blocked.you're better off heading to fort mason.the waterfront is bound to be crowded, but the hillside behind the fort is a great vantage point to catch maneuvers like this one.nat wheels and tailhooks down in what's called a dirty formation, one of the jets flips over to provide a mirror image of the other."a sight to see for sure."the marina green is prime real estate and like the neighborhood, it's pricy. (grant s/u) if you have the cash and want a guaranteed first class experience, big
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baller style, the marina green might be for you, food, drinks, a reserved seat will cost you 55 to 75 dollars, depending on the day.club seating runs up to 250 dollars. natcrissy field in the presidio is the best place to watch the parade of ships this friday. but the trees can obstruct a view of the angels over alcatraz.natsome other choices to consider: the red and white and blue and gold ferry boats are offering special cruises.the world war two liberty ship jeremiah o'brien is offering special blue angel cruises on saturday and sunday.one popular spot is off this year's list:treasure island officials say they are strongly discouraging visitos. that's because costruction projects have restricted access to viewing areas and parking lots.
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coming up... a new way to combat menopause. how beer can help. ( marty ) here's a live look at yosemite this morning...
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her hair's a hot mess. her eyes are like... "oh, i'm late for work. i have to go."
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your dunkin' doesn't make you, you, but it helps. dunkin' donuts coffee. pick some up where you buy groceries. a new hampshire brewery
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has spent six years formulating a special beer--- for women. they say it's to help women going through menopause, and it is doctor approved joanne francis is the brewery co-owner. she came up with "lib-beer- ration". the beer has ingredients like chamomile and nettle, which are designed to reduce stress. a doctor who is consulting on the beer says it can reduce hormone imbalances. owners of the brewery hope their beer can help women deal with menopause and even celebrate it as a new stage in their lives. ( marty ) a-o-l instant
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messenger will shut down december 15th after 20 years in service. it gave users a communications platform at a time when web access required a desktop computer and a dial-up connection. it made its mark in pop culture with cameos in 'you've got mail' and 'sex and the city.' but instant messenger failed to evolve. and finally faded into the background with the emergence of new messaging apps, social media networks, and mobile products. ( marty ) get ready for more emojis. apple is announcing that next week's i-o-s update will include more expressive smiley faces, gender-neutral options, mythical creatures, food and animals. the company previewed more than two dozen emoji that fit into these categories. including a hedgehog, a carton of chinese takeout, a giraffe, dinosaur, broccoli, and a vampire. coming up on kron four news
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weekend... fleet week is in full swing. what you can expect to see when you look up in the skies today. ( dave )sunny and dry today, as a red flag warning goes into effect this weekend. your forecast is next ! (dog) mmm. this beneful grain free is so healthy... oh! farm-raised chicken! that's good chicken! hm!? here come the accents. blueberries and pumpkin. wow. and spinach! that was my favorite bite so far.
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(avo) beneful grain free. out with the grain, in with the farm-raised chicken. healthful. flavorful. beneful. ( marty )
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as many as one million people are expected to come to san francsico this weekend to watch the blue angels take to the sky and put on their jaw dropping show. good morning i'm marty gonzalez. and if you want to watch the blue angels this weekend - we
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have what you need to know. the parade of ships kicked off friday's events. the u-s-s essex leading the way followed by other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's camila bernal is live at the marina green with more. camila? ( camila )good morning marty, we are all waiting for the blue angels.the show is expected to start at noon and go on until 4pm but there's also plenty of other events for the familythere will be a festival at marina green all day, everyone is welcome but parking is limited so keep that in mind...the blue angels can be seen from different areas in san francisco or you can catch them on kron 4 starting at 2pm.also happening today-- ship tours. a number of ships will be open and people can take a closer look at these marine and coast guard ships.there will also be band performances this afternoon and at marina green you'll have the chance to see
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the fleet week humanitarian assistance trainingcamila there's also high security in the area as officials are taking extra precaution reporting in san francisco, camila bernal kron 4 news
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is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) and if you want
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a full list of the schedule of events go to our website at kron four dot com. there you'll find everything you need to know about fleet week. ( marty ) and kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds, kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live beginning at 2:00 p.m. ( marty ) fleet week got off to a big start friday with the first of three air shows. kron4's dan kerman was there and has what to expect if you're going this weekend. the blue angels began streaking across bay area skies about 3 friday afternoon, in their first of 3 performances.sotsotsotsotan elite group of navy pilots has been flying as the blue angels since 1946 an enthusiastic crowd came to the marina for a front row seat and for many it was not their first time.sotsot the moves were familiar to some but no less exciting. and each and everyone had a favorite sotsotsotsot ( marty ) ( marty ) investigators say they have
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chased down one-thousand leads , but still don't have a motive for the deadly las vegas shooting.. here's what we know this morning... they are digging into stephen paddock's background looking for any possible clues. we have learned that he bought a thousand rounds of tracer ammunition from a private seller. and met the person at a gun show in phoenix. tracer bullets light up their path, that way shooters can check their aim. the shooter bought that ammo a month ago. ( marty ) president trump has approved an emergency declaration for louisiana as hurricane nate is bearing down on the gulf coast. hurricane nate has sustained winds of 75-miles-per hour. the storm is expected to gain strength before making landfall east of new orleans tomorrow. mandatory evacuations are in place for some areas around the city-- the mayor of new orleans has already declared a state of emergency. a hurricane warning now extends along the
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gulf coast from new orleans to the albama-florida border. (marty) still ahead -- fleet week brings joy to people of all ages -- especially some bay area kids who need it the most. that story coming up. and we'll take you on an insider's tour of the historic u-s-s essex that's only in town for the next few days... but up next. hardly strictly beefing up security in the wake of the vegas shootings. hear how people are feeling at this weekend's festival.
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we've been talking fleet week this morning. but there is another huge event in the city this weekend... the hardly strictly bluegrass festival kicked off friday at golden gate park. the free three day music festival draws hundreds of thousands of fans every year. security is at the top of the list for organizers, especially this year. less than a week after the horrific shooting at the outdoor country music festival in las vegas. so
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it's an all hands on deck weekend for the s-f-p-d. most people at the park seemed to have a pretty relaxed attitude. but say it is impossible not to think about what happened in las vegas.
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police are still trying to figure out the circumstances surrounding the incident. (dog) mmm.
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toss to weather. (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain
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warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week.
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( marty ) some sick children in san francisco got their own personal dose of fleet week. kron4's maureen kelly was there as sailors and marines made a visit to patients at ucsf benioff children's hospital b3b3a couple of marine s helped a 10 year old patient take the classic game of battleship in an immaginative directiona welcome distraction to her daily
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reality of being hooked up to an iv..so we are playing to determine your imaginative powers.he's hard to beat meanwhile a sailor got a pretend examination a young make believe doctorwho's playing here while his sibling is being treated at ucsf benioff's children's hospital. one parent says visits like these help s her daugther feel better.(jennifer kirk, patient's mom 39-42)it changes her for the day she's happier and friendlier and more outgoing it makes a huge huge differenceand her daughter's reaction to this visit?amazing (maureen)while this day of play is a great distraction for the patients here at the hospital and their siblings. this servicemen and women say they get a lot out of it too (corporal maria lopez, united states marine corps 56-1:04.) it's nice i'm glad i had the opportunity to come. just to talk to these amazing kids they're so adorable, they're so cute. i'm really glad were able to do this with other marines and sailors altogether (sailor tyler fears, united states navy 1:10-121)just doing this makes me feel like i've done more like for my country than just being at work it's a humanitarian mission for the littlest and most
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vunerable . helping sick kids and their siblings..get their mind off their troubles.and back to the important work of being kids.maureen kelly kron4 news ( marty ) with fleet week in full swing... there is a new addition to the bay waters. last sunday, the u-s-s essex docked in the san francisco bay... and visitors are getting a glimpse of the massive ship. kron four's philippe djegal has the story. (philippe) nicknamed "the iron gator."david stevenson/visitor- "oh, my gosh, its beautiful." the motto, appropriately, for the u-s-s essex is "take notice." judie phelps/visitor- "overwhelming. i couldn't imagine anything so big." the ship is 844 feet long... carrying more than 18- hundred troops... it's commanding officer is captain jason burns for decades, the u-s-s essex has been used to assist in humanitarian and disaster relief efforts around the world... serving as a
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landing craft for jets, helicopters and assault vehicles... boasting medical labs and operating rooms, capable of caring for up to 600 patients. judie phelps and her husband robert drove up from san jose to the embarcadero in san francisco to take a look.robert phelps/visitor- "everythings there that they'd ever need, you know -- impressive." david stevenson is visiting from north carolina... getting a glimpse into the lives of the sailors who serve the u-s navy on what is called a wasp-class amphibious assault ship.david stevenson/visitor- "it was emotional and i didn't realize it would be. it'd been 30- somthing years since i was on a naval ship." walking through the u-s-s essex brought stevenson back to his days as a religious program specialist for the navy aboard the u-s-s ranger. he says fleet week is near and dear to his heart and so are the men and women who bravely serve. david stevenson/visitor- "i actually feel like its great
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for people to see the youth that are serving our country so selflessly, and to realize the sacrifice that they may be making. sometimes the ultimate sacrifice."nats- robert phelps/visitor- "it just shows us how well protected we are. you know, that, uh, isn't anybody gonna come her the u-s-s special sight... and, it will remain here in the san francisco bay through tuesday... so, if you haven't had a chance to come and check it out... come on down to piers 30 and 32... it's a spectacle you'll want to see. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance at 2:00 p.m. (marty) a big win for u-s-a soccer... an historic comeback in the american league playoffs... and the warriors making a push to host the all-star game at their new arena. details coming up in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge ♪
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game against baltimore. michael crabtree is expected to play... derek carr is listed as questionable. according to nfl network's ian rapport -- carr could possibly still have a chance to play on sunday. carr practiced for the second straight day... he particapted streaching and throwing drills. head coach, jack del rio didn't want to talk about any player injuries during today's presser. as of now... backup, ej manuel is the starter against the ravens it's unlikely the raiders will play carr this week. in the past tony romo and cam newton missed one game with the same injury. it's possible carr could return next week when they face the l- a chargers the nba all star game could be returning to the bay area. the warriors submitted a bid for the all- star game....at chase center in san francisco the team did not release many specifics...but did say the bid was submitted for as early as 20-21. the warriors new
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arena is expected to open in the fall of 20-19. golden state haven't hosted an all star weekend since 2000 the last time it was in san francisco was back in 1967. congressman, congressman, steve scalise threw the first pitch... back in june he was shot in the hip at the congressional baseball game. chicago's bullpen got it done... jayson werth pops out... cubs shutdown washington's offense... only allowed 2 hits cubs win 3- nothing... lead series 1-0 best game so far has been yankees indians game two terry francona and his club had to do some work... after corey klubber earned six runs in 2 2/3 innings. bottom 6th -- yankees up 8-3... francisco lindor hits a grand slam off chad green... cleveland goes on to tie the game in the eighth and force extras. bottom 13th -- the
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tribe with a runner on second -- yan gomes... walk off single cleveland wins 9-8 greatest comeback in indians postseason history they lead series 2-0 crunch time for usa's men's soccer national team a must win scenario against panama to keep their world cup hopes alive. the last time they didn't qualify to the world cup was back in 1986. the americans go to work right away -- 19-year old christian pullisic make it 1-nothing eight minutes into the match. minute 18 -- this time pullisic finds jozy altidore inside the box for the second goal under 20 minutes into (altidore: 2 goals) need to beat trinidad and tuesday to qualify to the 2018 world cup in russia (marty) 3-and-2 stanford on the road against the 20th ranked utah utes -- undefeated at 4-and-oh. kickoff at 7:15. meanwhile cal, also 3-and-2, also on the road... facing number 6 washington... undefeated at 5-and-oh. the huskies are favored by nearly 30 points. that one starts at 7:45. in the mountain west... san jose state is hosting fresno state at 4:30. spartans are 17 point dogs against the
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bulldogs. live look outside... golden gate bridge.. it all started when sophia stopped into marshalls and found a mug for surprisingly little green. she paired that with some succulents. and suddenly something clicked. that surprise led to a stylish wood mirror, soothing lavender oils, a party llama... or is that an alpaca? super soft towels, and an enchanting vase that magically tied it all together. she arranged it all into the greatest guest bathroom ever. did sophia expect to get so much bang for so few bucks? no. but great things happen when you choose surprise. marshalls. your surprise is waiting. live look outside...
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golden gate bridge.. ( marty ) here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will
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increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) fleet week is in full swing this weekend with about one million people expected to visit the city to check out the air and sea show. the parade of ships kicked off the events yesterday with the u-s-s essex
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leading the way followed by other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's spencer blake has more these pilots having a drink at 'campus' in the marina district might have no idea that kat anderson and her husband dave just donated five grand to help feed them for fleet week.buy a burger for a sailor is san francisco fleet week's fundraising campaign that runs all year."it's how we fund our crew barbecue, it funds all the different ways that we feed the troops while they're here, it funds our veterans art exhibit."anderson is from a naval family, and says she simply wants to support sailors."i get so much excitement when i hear the planes come in - esepecially the blue angels."fleet week spends a million or so dollars each year to bring these pilots, sailors, and marines into townnot only so we can see them and their ships and planesbut also so they can take time to enjoy the city. "it's been great. we came down for the airshows as an air show participant, and everybody out in town's been really great and really
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supportive of the military." check out this family that wanted their picture taken with sailors they ran into at pier 39."it's brand new for me. because where we're from, we're already there, so people don't - they're like, 'thank you for your service,' but it's not as up close and personal. here, it's like hugs, pay for your meal. it's great!"military drink specials are everywhereand so are generous people at the bars. "they will not let a sailor or marine go with a check on their table; they will pick them up every single time. and the sailors and marines know it and they love san francisco for that."but few peoplewill drop five thousand dollars to help feed troopslike the andersons did."it's a drop in a bucket compared to what our service men and women do for us." ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live on our air... the show starts at 2:00 p.m. (marty) the blue angels are not the only ones flying through the air. more than a dozen professional wrestlers were flying across the ring as they helped irvington high school in fremont raise money for its sports program.
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the event happened last night in front of hundreds of fans. the biggest star was a legend from the w-w-e... bret "the hitman" hart. before the matches.. he and many other wrestlers took pictures and signed autographs with fans. (marty) hart has a special place in his heart for the bay area for another reason. his wife is from san francisco. hart retired from wrestling in 19-99 but works to help bay- area-based "big time wrestling" which is celebrating its 21st year. ( marty ) vigils are being held across california to remember the people who were killed in the las vegas shooting.. kron4's hermela aregawi was in san jose where friends and family are
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remembering michelle vo. a san jose community in mourning..remembering michelle vo.. who was killed in sunday's concert in last vegas. diane hawkins/victim's sister it touches my family and i so much because when i first learned of her passing one of the things that came to my mind is that she was so young she didn't get to do anything but looking at this outpouring of support from all over the world and everyone showing her love of her, i am so proud o her.the impact that she made and the life that she lef. friends and those who knew of her say vo was genuine and kind to everyone. when i came here my heart was so heavy because even if i don't know her it's heartbreaking what happened and we are just hear to support cathy her sister. addie reyes/knows victim's friends:it's kind of surreal its closest to home because eve if i dont know her personally. seeing that people that know her and someone from san jose, it really could have been any of us anyone that we know. her family says the
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outpouring of support from around the world is helping them deal with the tragic loss. diane hawkins/victim's sister i have had so many people reach out to me and say you know what i don't know her but reading about her and the life that she lived. i am so inspired and i'm going to do good. ya know im just so proud.they said you don't know who i am but michelle stood up for me when i was in second grade. we were never good friends but i remembered her standing up for me.. that was the type of person she was she was an angel because only an angel could do that. (hermela aregawi)michelle vo was only 32 years old. reporting in san jose hermela aregawi, kron 4 news. ( marty ) another big story we're
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trackng this morning... a security breach at a high school on the peninsula has some parents on edge. at palo alto high school the grade point averages, names, and student numbers showed up on what the district is calling a rogue website. that website has been shut down. and the district is now working to figure out if the breach could be bigger than just the website. the students affected are in grades ten through 12. police are also involved in the investigation. "fleet week" usually conjures images of planes soaring through the sky -- but don't forget about the fleet of ships in the water. a rundown of all the vessels visiting the bay area this week -- coming up. live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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passed under the golden gate bridge kicking off three days of events for the 37th annual san francisco fleet week. kron four's philippe djegal talked with families who were impressed by the show. (philippe) led by san francisco fire boat saint francis... and, a spectacular water show to compliment the entrance... the u-s-s essex passes under the iconic golden gate bridge... visually remarkable for those who showed up to the marina green in san francisco... for a close-up shot of the impressive ships.harish selvakumar/12-year-old- "it's tense and its crowded, but at the same time, its kind of beautiful. because theres a landmark, and there's fighter jets and aircraft carriers." harish (huh-reesh) selvakumar and his friend ashwin vasant, taking part in fleet week for the first time. both visiting from foster city. here not only to check out the ships, but also the f-16 fighter jets flying above.ashwin vasant/11- years-old- "today's a perfect day. usually when we come
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here, its really foggy, but now it's like super sunny, so, you get like a perfect view of both." the u-s navy wasn't alone. the u-s coast guard also had boats in the water. todd kopp made the trip down to the bay area from canada... and, felt a sense of pride seeing the canadian navy celebrated as well. as the h-m-c-s winnipeg passes by. todd kopp/visiting from canada- "and, today's actually my 48th birthday. so, its birthday present for me, yeah." what a way to celebrate... catching the action with his parents who joined him on this trip... everyone snapping photos of warships and aircrafts... leaving with memories to stand the test of time. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. coming up... coming up... we've got a rundown on the best places to see the blue angels today. other than right here on kron4, of course.
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tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave) slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) fleet week is in full
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swing with big shows on tap later today and again tomorrow. kron4's haaziq madyun says there is a lot to be excited about. the blue angels are back in the bay area and ready to take off for this weekend's 2017 fleet week airshowlt. damon kroes will be flying out on the right wing this weekend in the number 2 fighter jet. he says these f-18 hornets can really go:22-:30 of course this year's air acrobatics will include some of their traditional formations the blue angels are known for
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demonstrate a little bit of both, precise formation maneuvers and dynamic maximum performance maneuvers">:53-:59 and what is extra special about this year's blue angels show, three of the pilots are from right here in the bay area. lt. kroes happens to be one of themthe other bay two bay area pilots are from danville and mt. view. it will be kind of a homecoming in the sky for those three navy airmen
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okay, requirement number one: can i see alcatraz?because that's where the blue angels do some of their coolest stuff check out this fleur de lys from last year.natalmost as important a view of the golden gate for the thrilling sight of the f/a 18 hornets rippling low over the bridge.so let's look at the alternatives, east to west starting with pier 39.a good view of alcatraz, plenty of food options but not much elbow room.and you have to factor in cost of parking and the hassle of getting there.nat aquatic park is also jammed during the blue angels show.it has most of the same advantages and disadvantages of pier 39 .. plus your view of the golden gate bridge can be blocked.you're better off heading to fort mason.the waterfront is bound to be crowded, but the hillside behind the fort is a great vantage point to catch maneuvers like this one.nat wheels and tailhooks down in what's called a dirty formation, one of the jets flips over to provide a mirror image of the other."a sight to see for sure."the marina green is prime real estate and like the neighborhood, it's pricy. (grant s/u) if you have the cash and want a guaranteed first class experience, big baller style, the marina green might be for you, food, drinks, a reserved seat will cost you 55 to 75 dollars, depending on the day.club seating runs up to 250 dollars. natcrissy field in the presidio is the best place to watch the parade of ships this friday. but the trees can obstruct a view of the angels over alcatraz.natsome other choices to consider: the red and white and blue and gold ferry boats are offering special cruises.the world war two liberty ship jeremiah
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o'brien is offering special blue angel cruises on saturday and sunday.one popular spot is off this year's list:treasure island officials say they are strongly discouraging visitos. that's because costruction projects have restricted access to viewing areas and parking lots. coming up... coming up... a new way to combat menopause.
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how beer can help. ( marty ) here's a live look at yosemite this morning...
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this is what i make... honey bunches of oats. it's crispy sweetened flakes, plus crunchy granola clusters, plus a touch of honey. it is 'mmmm', is good! it all adds up to a mouthful of joy. honey bunches of oats. have you tried it yet?
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it all started when sophia stopped into marshalls and found a mug for surprisingly little green. she paired that with some succulents.
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and suddenly something clicked. that surprise led to a stylish wood mirror, soothing lavender oils, a party llama... or is that an alpaca? super soft towels, and an enchanting vase that magically tied it all together. she arranged it all into the greatest guest bathroom ever. did sophia expect to get so much bang for so few bucks? no. but great things happen when you choose surprise. marshalls. your surprise is waiting. a new hampshire brewery has spent six years formulating a special beer--- for women. they say it's to help women going through menopause, and it is doctor approved joanne francis is the brewery co-owner. she came up with "lib-beer- ration". the beer has ingredients like chamomile and nettle, which are designed to reduce stress. a doctor who is consulting on the beer says it can reduce hormone imbalances. owners of the brewery hope their beer can help women deal with menopause and even celebrate it as a new
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stage in their lives. ( marty ) a-o-l instant messenger will shut down december 15th after 20 years in service. it gave users a communications platform at a time when web access required a desktop computer and a dial-up connection. it made its mark in pop culture with cameos in 'you've got mail' and 'sex and the city.' but instant messenger failed to evolve. and finally faded into the background with the emergence of new messaging apps, social media networks, and mobile ( marty ) get ready for more emojis. apple is announcing that next week's i-o-s update will include more expressive smiley faces, gender-neutral options, mythical creatures, food and animals. the company previewed more than two dozen emoji that fit into these categories. including a hedgehog, a carton of chinese takeout, a giraffe, dinosaur, broccoli, and a vampire. coming up on kron four news weekend... fleet week is in full swing. what you
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can expect to see when you look up in the skies today. ( dave )sunny and dry today, as a red flag warning goes into effect this weekend. your forecast is next !
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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
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( marty ) as many as one million people are expected to francsico this weekend to watch the blue angels take to the sky and put on their jaw dropping show. good morning i'm marty gonzalez. and if you want to watch the blue angels this weekend - we have what you need to know. the parade of ships kicked off friday's events. the u-s-s essex leading the way followed by other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's camila bernal is live at the marina green with more. camila? ( camila )good morning marty, we are all waiting for the blue angels.the show is expected to start at noon and go on until 4pm but there's also plenty of other events for the familythere will be a festival at marina green all day, everyone is welcome but parking is limited so keep that in mind...the blue angels can be seen from different areas in san francisco or you can catch them on kron 4 starting at 2pm.also happening today-- ship tours. a number of ships will be open and people can take a closer look at these marine and coast guard ships.there will also be band performances this afternoon and at marina green
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you'll have the chance to see the fleet week humanitarian assistance training
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what the weather is looking like for today's festivities with dave. (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week.
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( marty ) and if you want a full list of the schedule of events go to our website at kron four dot com. there you'll find everything you need to know about fleet week. ( marty ) and kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds, kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live beginning at 2:00 p.m. ( marty ) fleet week got off to a big start friday with the first of three air shows. kron4's dan kerman was there and has what to expect if you're going this weekend. the blue angels began streaking across bay area skies about 3 friday afternoon, in their first of 3 performances.sotsotsotsotan
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elite group of navy pilots has been flying as the blue angels since 1946 an enthusiastic crowd came to the marina for a front row seat and for many it was not their first time.sotsotthe moves were familiar to some but no less exciting. and each and everyone had a favorite sotsot sotsot
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(marty) breaking news this morning. london police say a number of people have been injured after a car struck pedestrians outside the city's natural history museum. the crash happened at 2:20 pm london time, or just after 6 am here. police say emergency services are on site and one person has been detained at the scene. photos showed a dented silver car and a man being pinned to the ground outside the museum. police are still trying to figure out the circumstances surrounding the incident. they say at this time, they are not treating the incident at terror-related. ( marty ) president trump has approved an emergency
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declaration for louisiana as hurricane nate is bearing down on the gulf coast. the storm is expected to gain strength -- up to a category 2 hurricane -- before making landfall east of new orleans tomorrow. mandatory evacuations are in place for some areas around the city-- the mayor of new orleans has already declared a state of emergency. a hurricane warning now extends along the gulf coast from new orleans to the albama-florida border. ( marty ) investigators say they have chased down one-thousand leads , but still don't have a motive for the deadly las vegas shooting.. here's what we know this morning... they are digging into stephen paddock's background looking for any possible clues. we have learned that he bought a thousand rounds of tracer ammunition from a private seller. and met the person at a gun show in phoenix. tracer bullets light up their path, that way shooters can check their aim. the shooter bought that ammo a month ago. (marty) still ahead -- fleet week brings joy to people of all ages --
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especially some bay area kids who need it the most. that story coming up. and we'll take you on an insider's tour of the historic u-s-s essex that's only in town for the next few days... but up next. hardly strictly beefing up security in the wake of the vegas shootings. hear how people are feeling at this weekend's festival. we've been talking fleet
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week this morning. but there is another huge event in the city this weekend... the hardly strictly bluegrass festival kicked off friday at golden gate park. the free three day music festival draws hundreds of thousands of fans every year. security is at the top of the list for organizers, especially this year. less than a week after the horrific shooting at the outdoor country music festival in las vegas. so it's an all hands on deck weekend for the s-f-p-d. most people at the park seemed to have a pretty relaxed
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attitude. but say it is impossible not to think about what happened in las vegas.
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( marty ) here's a live look at coit tower this morning. toss to weather. (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week.
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( marty ) some sick children in san francisco got their own personal dose of fleet week. kron4's maureen kelly was there as sailors and marines made a visit to patients at ucsf benioff children's hospital b3b3a couple of marine s helped a 10 year old patient take the classic game of battleship in an immaginative directiona welcome distraction to her daily reality of being hooked up to
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an iv..so we are playing to determine your imaginative powers.he's hard to beat meanwhile a sailor got a pretend examination a young make believe doctorwho's playing here while his sibling is being treated at ucsf benioff's children's hospital. one parent says visits like these help s her daugther feel better.(jennifer kirk, patient's mom 39-42)it changes her for the day she's happier and friendlier and more outgoing it makes a huge huge differenceand her daughter's reaction to this visit?amazing (maureen)while this day of play is a great distraction for the patients here at the hospital and their siblings. this servicemen and women say they get a lot out of it too (corporal maria lopez, united states marine corps 56-1:04.) it's nice i'm glad i had the opportunity to come. just to talk to these amazing kids they're so adorable, they're so cute. i'm really glad were able to do this with other marines and sailors altogether (sailor tyler fears, united states navy 1:10-121)just doing this makes me feel like i've done more like for my country than just being at work it's a humanitarian mission for the littlest and most vunerable . helping sick kids and their siblings..get their mind off their troubles.and back to the important work of
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being kids.maureen kelly kron4 news ( marty ) with fleet week in full swing... there is a new addition to the bay waters. last sunday, the u-s-s essex docked in the san francisco bay... and visitors are getting a glimpse of the massive ship. kron four's philippe djegal has the story. (philippe) nicknamed "the iron gator."david stevenson/visitor- "oh, my gosh, its beautiful." the motto, appropriately, for the u-s-s essex is "take notice." judie phelps/visitor- "overwhelming. i couldn't imagine anything so big." the ship is 844 feet long... carrying more than 18- hundred troops... it's commanding officer is captain jason burns for decades, the u-s-s essex has been used to assist in humanitarian and
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disaster relief efforts around the world... serving as a landing craft for jets, helicopters and assault vehicles... boasting medical labs and operating rooms, capable of caring for up to 600 patients. judie phelps and her husband robert drove up from san jose to the embarcadero in san francisco to take a look.robert phelps/visitor- "everythings there that they'd ever need, you know -- impressive." david stevenson is visiting from north carolina... getting a glimpse into the lives of the sailors who serve the u-s navy on what is called a wasp-class amphibious assault ship.david stevenson/visitor- "it was emotional and i didn't realize it would be. it'd been 30- somthing years since i was on a naval ship." walking through the u-s-s essex brought stevenson back to his days as a religious program specialist for the navy aboard the u-s-s ranger. he says fleet week is near and dear to his heart and so are the men and women who bravely serve. david stevenson/visitor- "i actually feel like its great for people to see the youth that are serving our country so selflessly, and to realize the sacrifice that they may be making. sometimes the ultimate sacrifice."nats- robert phelps/visitor- "it just shows us how well protected we are. you know, that, uh, isn't
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anybody gonna come her the u-s-s essex is truly a special sight... and, it will remain here in the san francisco bay through tuesday... so, if you haven't had a chance to come and check it out... come on down to piers 30 and 32... it's a spectacle you'll want to see. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance at 2:00 p.m. (marty) a big win for u-s-a soccer... an historic comeback in the american league playoffs... and the warriors making a push to host the all-star game at their new arena. details coming up in live look outside... richmond bridge
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raiders final injury report came out ahead of sunday's game against baltimore. michael crabtree is expected to play... derek carr is listed as questionable. according to nfl network's ian rapport -- carr could possibly still have a chance to play on sunday. carr practiced for the second straight day... he particapted streaching and throwing drills. head coach, jack del rio didn't want to talk about any player injuries during today's presser. as of now... backup, ej manuel is the starter against the ravens it's unlikely the raiders will play carr this week. in the past tony romo and cam newton missed one game with the same injury. it's possible carr could return next week when they face the l- a chargers the nba all star game could be returning to the
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bay area. the warriors submitted a bid for the all- star game....at chase center in san francisco the team did not release many specifics...but did say the bid was submitted for as early as 20-21. the warriors new arena is expected to open in the fall of 20-19. golden state haven't hosted an all star weekend since 2000 the last time it was in san francisco was back in 1967. congressman, steve scalise threw the first pitch... back in june he was shot in the hip at the congressional baseball game. chicago's bullpen got it done... jayson werth pops out... cubs shutdown washington's offense... only allowed 2 hits cubs win 3- nothing... lead series 1-0 best game so far has been yankees indians game two terry francona and his club had to do some work... after corey klubber earned six runs in 2 2/3 innings. bottom 6th -- yankees up 8-3...
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francisco lindor hits a grand slam off chad green... cleveland goes on to tie the game in the eighth and force extras. bottom 13th -- the tribe with a runner on second -- yan gomes... walk off single cleveland wins 9-8 greatest comeback in indians postseason history they lead series 2-0 crunch time for usa's men's soccer national team a must win scenario against panama to keep their world cup hopes alive. the last time they didn't qualify to the world cup was back in 1986. the americans go to work right away -- 19-year old christian pullisic make it 1-nothing eight minutes into the match. minute 18 -- this time pullisic finds jozy altidore for the second goal under 20 minutes into the game (altidore: 2 goals) usa win 4-0trinidad and tuesday to qualify to the in russia (marty) 3-and-2 stanford on the road against the 20th ranked utah utes -- undefeated at 4-and-oh. kickoff at 7:15. meanwhile cal, also 3-and-2, also on the road... facing number 6 washington... undefeated at 5-and-oh. the huskies are favored by nearly 30 points. that one starts at 7:45. in the mountain west... san jose state is hosting fresno state at 4:30. spartans
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are 17 point dogs against the bulldogs. live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected
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across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week. ( marty ) fleet week is in full swing this weekend with about one million people expected to visit the city to check out the air and sea show.
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the parade of ships kicked off the events yesterday with the u-s-s essex leading the way followed by other u-s navy and coast guard ships. kron4's spencer blake has more these pilots having a drink at 'campus' in the marina district might have no idea that kat anderson and her husband dave just donated five grand to help feed them for fleet week.buy a burger for a sailor is san francisco fleet week's fundraising campaign that runs all year."it's how we fund our crew barbecue, it funds all the different ways that we feed the troops while they're here, it funds our veterans art exhibit."anderson is from a naval family, and says she simply wants to support sailors."i get so much excitement when i hear the planes come in - esepecially the blue angels."fleet week spends a million or so dollars each year to bring these pilots, sailors, and marines into townnot only so we can see them and their ships and planesbut also so they can take time to enjoy the city. "it's been great. we came down for the airshows as an air show participant, and everybody out in town's been
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really great and really supportive of the military." check out this family that wanted their picture taken with sailors they ran into at pier 39."it's brand new for me. because where we're from, we're already there, so people don't - they're like, 'thank you for your service,' but it's not as up close and personal. here, it's like hugs, pay for your meal. it's great!"military drink specials are everywhereand so are generous people at the bars. "they will not let a sailor or marine go with a check on their table; they will pick them up every single time. and the sailors and marines know it and they love san francisco for that."but few peoplewill drop five thousand dollars to help feed troopslike the andersons did."it's a drop in a bucket compared to what our service men and women do for us." ( marty ) and again kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live on our air... the show starts at 2:00 p.m. (marty) the blue angels are not the only ones flying through the air. more than a dozen professional wrestlers were flying across the ring as they helped irvington high school in fremont raise money
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for its sports program. the event happened last night in front of hundreds of fans. the biggest star was a legend from the w-w-e... bret "the hitman" hart. before the matches.. he and many other wrestlers took pictures and signed autographs with fans. (marty) hart has a special place in his heart for the bay area for another reason. his wife is from san francisco. hart retired from wrestling in 19-99 but works to help bay- area-based "big time wrestling" which is celebrating its 21st year. ( marty ) vigils are being held across california to remember the people who were killed in the las vegas shooting.. kron4's hermela aregawi was in san jose where
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friends and family are remembering michelle vo. a san jose community in mourning..remembering michelle vo.. who was killed in sunday's concert in last vegas. diane hawkins/victim's sister it touches my family and i so much because when i first learned of her passing one of the things that came to my mind is that she was so young she didn't get to do anything but looking at this outpouring of support from all over the world and everyone showing her love of her, i am so proud o her.the impact that she made and the life that she lef. friends and those who knew of her say vo was genuine and kind to everyone. when i came here my heart was so heavy because even if i don't know her it's heartbreaking what happened and we are just hear to support cathy her sister. addie reyes/knows victim's friends:it's kind of surreal its closest to home because eve if i dont know her personally. seeing that people that know her and someone from san jose, it really could have
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been any of us anyone that we know. her family says the outpouring of support from around the world is helping them deal with the tragic loss. diane hawkins/victim's sister i have had so many people reach out to me and say you know what i don't know her but reading about her and the life that she lived. i am so inspired and i'm going to do good. ya know im just so proud.they said you don't know who i am but michelle stood up for me when i was in second grade. we were never good friends but i remembered her standing up for me.. that was the type of person she was she was an angel because only an angel could do that. (hermela aregawi)michelle vo was only 32 years old. reporting in san jose hermela aregawi, kron 4 news. ( marty ) another big story we're
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trackng this morning... a security breach at a high school on the peninsula has some parents on edge. at palo alto high school the grade point averages, names, and student numbers showed up on what the district is calling a rogue website. that website has been shut down. and the district is now working to figure out if the breach could be bigger than just the website. the students affected are in grades ten through 12. police are also involved in the investigation. ( marty ) in the south bay... police are investigating a fatal stabbing early friday morning in san jose. officers found two people had been stabbed outside their home the woman was pronounced dead. the man was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition. officers had been responding to a disturbance call and are investigating. they say it's not clear who called police -- or who attacked the couple. this is the 24th homicide this year for san jose. there were 46 in all of 2016. "fleet week" usually
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conjures images of planes soaring through the sky -- but don't forget about the fleet of ships in the water. a rundown of all the vessels visiting the bay area this week -- coming up. jack's breakfast pockets for 2 dollars each.
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compliment the entrance... the u-s-s essex passes under the iconic golden gate bridge... visually remarkable for those who showed up to the marina green in san francisco... for a close-up shot of the impressive ships.harish selvakumar/12-year-old- "it's tense and its crowded, but at the same time, its kind of beautiful. because theres a landmark, and there's fighter jets and aircraft carriers." harish (huh-reesh) selvakumar and his friend ashwin vasant, taking part in fleet week for the first time. both visiting from foster city. here not only to check out the ships, but also the f-16 fighter jets flying above.ashwin vasant/11- years-old- "today's a perfect day. usually when we come here, its really foggy, but now it's like super sunny, so, you get like a perfect view of both." the u-s navy wasn't alone. the u-s coast guard also had boats in the water. todd kopp made the trip down to the bay area from canada... and, felt a sense of pride seeing the canadian navy celebrated as well. as the h-m-c-s winnipeg passes by. todd kopp/visiting from
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canada- "and, today's actually my 48th birthday. so, its birthday present for me, yeah." what a way to celebrate... catching the action with his parents who joined him on this trip... everyone snapping photos of warships and aircrafts... leaving with memories to stand the test of time. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. coming up... we've got a rundown on the best places to see the blue angels today. other than right here on kron4, of course. live look outside... san francisco international airport.
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live look outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast.
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(dave)slightly cooler weather is forecast over the weekend, but temperatures will remain warmer than normal. dry offshore winds will increase on sunday and windy conditions are expected across the north and east bay, as well as locally elsewhere in the san francisco bay area, from sunday evening through midday monday. a gradual cooling trend is forecast from tuesday through friday of next week.
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( marty ) breaking news this morning -- the rapper "nelly" has been arrested on suspicion of rape, according to police in auburn, washington. nelly had a performance in that city last night. early this morning, a woman called authorites claiming to have been sexually assaulted by nelly on his tour bus after the show. nelly was taken into custody less than an hour later. police are still investigating the incident. ( marty ) fleet week is in full swing with big shows on tap later today and again tomorrow. kron4's haaziq madyun says there is a lot to be excited about. the blue angels are back in the bay area and ready to take off for this weekend's 2017
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fleet week airshowlt. damon kroes will be flying out on the right wing this weekend in the number 2 fighter jet. he says these f-18 hornets can really go:22-:30 of course this year's air acrobatics will include some of their traditional formations the blue angels are known for:53-:59 and what is extra special about this year's blue angels show, three of the pilots are from right here in the bay area. lt. kroes happens to be one of them
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hayward in monroe catholic high school">the other bay two bay area pilots are from danville and mt. view. it will be kind of a homecoming in the sky for those three navy airmen
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alternatives, east to west starting with pier 39.a good view of alcatraz, plenty of food options but not much elbow room.and you have to factor in cost of parking and the hassle of getting there.nat aquatic park is also jammed during the blue angels show.it has most of the same advantages and disadvantages of pier 39 .. plus your view of the golden gate bridge can be blocked.you're better off heading to fort mason.the waterfront is bound to be crowded, but the hillside behind the fort is a great vantage point to catch maneuvers like this one.nat wheels and tailhooks down in what's called a dirty formation, one of the jets flips over to provide a mirror image of the other."a sight to see for sure."the marina green is prime real estate and like the neighborhood, it's pricy. (grant s/u) if you have the cash and want a guaranteed first class experience, big baller style, the marina green
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might be for you, food, drinks, a reserved seat will cost you 55 to 75 dollars, depending on the day.club seating runs up to 250 dollars. natcrissy field in the presidio is the best place to watch the parade of ships this friday. but the trees can obstruct a view of the angels over alcatraz.natsome other choices to consider: the red and white and blue and gold ferry boats are offering special cruises.the world war two liberty ship jeremiah o'brien is offering special blue angel cruises on saturday and sunday.one popular spot is off this year's list:treasure island officials say they are strongly discouraging visitos. that's because costruction projects have restricted access to viewing areas and parking lots. coming up... a new way to combat menopause. how beer can help. ( marty ) here's a live look at yosemite this morning... a new hampshire brewery
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has spent six years
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formulating a special beer--- for women. they say it's to help women going through menopause, and it is doctor approved joanne francis is the brewery co-owner. she came up with "lib-beer- ration". the beer has ingredients like chamomile and nettle, which are designed to reduce stress. a doctor who is consulting on the beer says it can reduce hormone imbalances. owners of the brewery hope their beer can help women deal with menopause and even celebrate it as a new stage in their lives. ( marty ) a-o-l instant messenger will shut down december 15th after 20 years in service. it gave users a communications platform at a time when web access required a desktop computer and a dial-up connection. it made its mark in pop culture with cameos in 'you've got mail' and 'sex and the city.' but instant messenger failed to evolve. and finally faded into the background with the emergence of new messaging apps, social media networks, and mobile products. adlib seven day.
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thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. ( marty ) don't forget kron four is your fleet week station... if you want to avoid the crowds kron4 will bring you today"s blue angels performance live on our air... the show starts at 2:00 p.m.
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