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here's a live look at our good morning it's 6 a-m -- today is . good morning, i'm ally crutcher. and i'm jerry gallagher. storm track seven meteorologist eileen loan is here now with your storm tracseven forecast. temperatures range from the mid teens to the mid 20s this morning with the coldest readings where there are clear skies. wind chills are in the single digits and tns and winds are light from the northwest and will turn to the southeast during the day. we will have some clouds off and on throughout the
flurry or two, but for the most the southest and we will aim for the mid to upper 20s over most of the kwwl viewing area this afternoon. we have warmer temperatures, but an increased chance of rain and snow our top story this morning...crews will hihithe water again today to search for a missing person. yesterday a canoe capsized in johnson county. the sheriff's office tells us two people were in it. bystanders pulled one person out of the water -- that person was takeke to the hospital. first responders spent the night searching for the other person but had to stop when the water began freezing, making it dangerous for the crews. the search will continue today. in another weekend canoe accident -- four men went into the water in wisconsin when their canoe overturned. rescue crews found two bodies, but two other men are still nights, the whole lake will freezezever. that's hoho cold the dangerous to be on the water when it's really cold. so if you
combine any of those two, it leads to a tragic situation." the search for the other two men will pick up again this morning. investigators are trying to figure t if a deadly shooting in nashua was an accident...or intentional. it happened in the 100 block of saint lawrence street over the weekend. according to the iowa division of cririinal investigation, a 566 year-old man was shot in the head. the suspected shooter has been identified but no charges have been filed at this time. the motive is still unclear. policeeay a 16- year-old girl took a bullet over a hooerboard. it happened during an attempted robbery at anapartment compex in atlanta. pice say the teen was shot... after two people followed her and a friend home from a gas "i just want her to come out so i can take her away from this craziness, that's it." the girl kas taken to the
today president obama will meet with the attorney general to tackle gun violence. he's&expected to ask loretta lunch whattteps he can take to prevent gun violence. it's expected the president- who returned to the white house from hawaii yesterday- will use executive action to strengthen background checks for gun `urchases. the president's plan to reduce gun violence is a hot topic on the campaign trail right now... democratic presidential candidate hillary clinton talked about it in her first campaign event of the year yesterday. new hampshire, clinton's speech focused on why she thinks america needs a democrat in office. and i'm especially concerned because i know what a republican president would mean. i know that republican president would delight in the very first day reversing executive orders that president ama has made. today, the former cecretary of state heads to iowa. her husband is joining the campaign efforts starting today
senator marco rubio is one republicananandidatetevowing to repeal any executive orders president obama signs on gun control. speaking at a town hall in new hampshire, the floridaenator also had harsh words for his colleaguessin congress... "i support term limits for congress, i support term limits for federal judges and i support is more than enough time to realize congress will never give you any of those three things." rubio also responded to criticism of his young age and limited eeerience in washington. in international news... at least six people are dead and 50 are hurt following an earthquake in india. some buildings collapsd in a city of about 270- thousand people. the ss-point- eight magnitude quake struck as many people were asleep. the loss of power and communications is hurting rescue efforts. protesters were out in the streets of tehrhrn, iran's capital, protesting saudi arabia's execution of a prominent religious leader. the cleric had been critical of the
saudi ruling family. on saturday, protesters raided the saudi embassy in tehran, set fires and ransacked it. in response, saudi arabia cut off diplomatic ties to iran. security in tel aviv is elevated, with ppice still looking for the gunman who shot two people at a bar on friday. schools are getting extra protection. funerals were held yesterday for the victims of the attack. "women lost their sons, people think yooare in the safest place in the world. you know, but it happens right here, where you are living." as people went to the scene of the attack to light candles and pray, israel's prime minister said israelis needed to be vigilant. mourners gather to honor a mayor who was killed in her home the day after she took office. the city in mexico is one of several that have been struggling with kidnappingssand extortions s y organized crime gangs. two suspects in her death were killed by police.
three others linked to her death, including a minor, wer take into custody. back in the u-s, t-m-z releases video they say shows t- c-u quarterback trevone boykin fighting with police. you can see bar employees taking a person who t-m-z says is boykin when some punches are thrown. later in the video lice officers get involved - that's when an officer is allegedly punched by boykin. boykin was arrested and chargedwith felony assault on a public servant. t-c-u's coachhen suspended boyyn forrhe alamo boww game. a woman claims recording artist chris brown hit her and took her phone when she tried to take a photo of him. the las vegas metro police partment sayay it's investigatinggccusations of battery and theft against the r&b star. the alleged victim was not seriously hurt. more good news about gas prices. it seems the rend of lowerr prices...may continue throughout the year. chris clackum has more... we already know the average consumer spent about incurred incrementally with fuel 2016 with an even better outlook.. because the national average about $2-a-gallonnis a quarter lower than a year ago. "so even when to reach the height that we have
seen in 2015" gasbuddy senior analyst gregg laskoski ...a senior analyst at gasbuddy-dot-com says he does not see much change in the world- wide glut have demand right now" others say that's expected to translate into pump prices that drop another 15-cents a gallon in the new ear. chris clackum, nbc news. as othis morning, gasbuddy reported the average pricicof gas in iowa was 1187 a gallon. we are following breaking news this morning. police are investigating a shooting that left one person injured.
it happened in the 900 block of main street in dubuque last night around 11:45. police sat one person was hurt. their condition is not known. the iowa d-c-i is helping with the investigation. many of you may have unwrapped one over the holidays -- drones were one of the top gifts across the country. but, before you start flying it, you may want to check your homeowners or renters insurance policy. liberty zabala reports. "the first couple of flighhs, i we're at right now." like many new drone owners, adam thompson says flying his drone wasn't so simple at first. "the drone got too far away, got out of my sight, and it was windy, so it was just a catastrophe waiting to happen." as drone use soars, so does the opportunities for property damage or serious injury. this drone nearly took the white house lawn. in a crash, the departmenn of insurann says you could be liable and recommends checking with your insurance. you must also register your drone with the f--a-a. "you
in someone's television antenna that's why the academy of model aeronautics is offering drone owners a $2.5 million liability coveraggoption for aayear. mething that thompson says he'll now look into the next time he flies. its coming up on today in iowa... it's a strange sight. the king of the jungle...floating out at sea. plus...tiree of getting complaints from readers...reporters decide to deliver the paper themselves. "you're watching kwwl, and meteorologist eileen loan.
"now your torm track 7 forecast on kwwl." is the economy rigged? well, the 15 richest americans acquired more wealth in two years than the bottom 100 million people combined. i'm bernie sanders, and i approve this message. my plan -- make wall street banan and the ultra-rich pay their fair share of taxes, provide living wages for working people,
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from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your completeeweather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: dry weather continues today and tomorrow before we start to see the chances
of precip return to the forecast. with the clouds acting like a blanket. where there are breaks in the the blanket, they are in the 20s. a few single digits exist to our winds are light from the northwest but will eventually turn to the southeast.they stay liit today, but will start to pick up steam overnight. some areas of fog are coating the western of our viewing area this morning. areas of snow track through the great lakes region, but we should only from us and allow those winds to pick up tonight clouds toothe area late tomorrow. midwest temperatures today will be in
building along the plains. we warm a few degrees for tomorrow today as those winds turn to the areas of fog may form this ening, but we will be mainly partly cloudy with lows the upper 20s to low 30s with help from breezy south winds at 10-20 mph. a rain and snow possible thursda and friday before changing back to all now friday night into saturday. amounts of both rain and snow will depend on the speed and track of the system. as the low tracks mid teens. tuesday's highs will climb into the upper 20s to low 30s with help from breezy south winds at 10-20 mph. a chance of snow showers tracks in for wednesday ternoon with rain and snow possible thursday and friday before changing back to all snow friday night into saturday. amounts of both rain and snow will depend on the speed and track of the system. as the low tracks to o or east, it will pull down cold canadian and arctic air, so it is looking pretty cold for at least the beginning of next week.
possible thursday and friday before changing back to all snow friday night into saturday. amounts of both rain and snow $& will depend on the speed and track of the system. as the low tracks totoour east, it will pull down cold canadian and arctic air, so it of next week. a rescue team is called in wh fisherman spot a lion floating in the sea... this is off the coast of india. you can see the crowds gathering to watch the rescue.
animal and sent it to an animal care center....eventually it will be released into the wild. it's believed the lion strayed into the port area from a nearby national park. its still to come... these aren't your typical paper boys. the paperrs writers, editors, and photographers try their hands at deliveries... plus...in classical music... the conductor has typically been older... and a man -- over the years..he's only in her 20s...and is bringing in new energy. you're watching kwwl. we've got you coveed in waverly elkader, marion and all of eastern iowa
here's a look at some days after the paris attacks, senators came together for a top-secret briefing on the terrorist threat... marco rubio was missing - fundraising in california instead. two weeks later, terrorists struck again in san bernardino... and where was marco? fundraising again in new orleans. over the last 3 years,
rubio has missed important national security hearings and missed more total votes than any other senator. politics first: that's the rubio way. right to rise usa is responsible for the content of this message. developing overnight. crews are looking for one of two people who fell into the water after tehir canoe capsizzd in johnson county. people pulled one person out of the water yesterday but crews have not found the other. thorities are trying to figure out if a fatal shooting in nashua was s ntentional. it happened over the weekend. the suspect shooter has been identified but no charges have been filed. and todaypresident oba is set to meet with attorney general loretta lynch. 's expected to ask her what steps he can take in executive actions when it comes to gun control. it's not everyday the person who wrote your sunday paper...is the one dropping it off on your doorstep.
but in boston yesterday...boston globe staff delivered newssapers themselves custooers had complained they were having issues receiving their newspapers last week... after a new company was hired to manage delivery... so the globe staff took matters into their own hands. stories, reporting stories but if peooe can't read them, then wants to read it in the physical paper." employees worked through the night... packaging and delivering papers directly to subscribers. when it comes to classical music, much of the music is centuries old. and it usually draws an older crowd. but there's new excitement in the inddtry -- thanks to a new, young conductor. harry smith reports on how she's making the music come alive. angeles. home of the los is mirga grazinyte la. a lithuanian with a lightning baton. for when she moves it the response is electric. mirga and one of the worlds great orchestr make a great match mirga grainyt-tyla: i need to let the music carry me. and then, it carries all of us.
an understanding of her vision for the piece. hat do you feel like is the mosos important thing you need to communicate to the people who are sitting-- sitting in all those chairs? inspiration. i am quite sure. sharing inspiration and communication is what's conducting about. she does her homework. and often unearths moments of musical beauty buried in the score. right. do you find sometimes when you're studying the score that you have a moment when you just say, "ah"? absolutely. absolutely. there are oftenen- or, these moments are very precious when you-- sometimes you would just analyze and search and, "hmm."
and sometimes, "yes.
meaning and thinking about." in decades past a woman on the podium would raise yebrows. tooay it's more a sense of celebration. after a kids concert here, we were having q and a with-- would come to me
and say afterrrds, "it was sosogreat for our daughters to see you." and for all of us to see. mirga is unapologetically passionate about music and what can happen when a conductor and orchestra work as one. harry smith, nbc news.
track seven ffrecast. tly sunny today, breezy for thursday and friday with snow tonight, a documentary premieres in the u-k abbut prince charlrls' charity, the prince's trust. the prince of wales talks about the upcoming 40th anniversary of the charity, and his life as a grandfather. charles' sons, prince william and prince harry, are also featured. wililiam opens up about life as a father... "i'm a lot more emotional than i happen around the world a lot more i think as a father just because you realize how precious life is." the charity featured has helped hundreds of t`ousands of diuadvantaged young people move into education or work by giving them loans and mentoring. we'll be right back
america is not just electing a president, we're also electing a commander in chief. that choice matters. because strerethening the economy, making healthcare more affordable, raising incomes. all of that depends on us being both secure at home and leading the world. i will get up every single day and do whatever it takes to make sure our country is safe and strong. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message retetrn to the water today too search for a person who went plus...a police officer finds a
little girl after her mom's car was stolen...with the girl in the backseat. and an iowa ccarity receives its second largest donation from a man the organization is very familiar with.
good morning, i'm ally crutcher. and i'm jerry gallagher. storm track seven meteorologist eileen loan is here now with your storm rack seven forecast. temperatures range from the mid teens to the mid 20s
this morning with the coldldst readingsswhere there are clear skies. wind chills are in the single digits and teens and winds are light from the northwest and will turn to the southeast during the day. we will ave some cloudd off and on throughout the day and they could produce a flurry or two, but for the most part it will be dry. the winds will stay light as they turn to the southeast and te will aim f the mid to upppr 20s over most of the kwwl viewing area this afternoon. we have warmer temperatures, but an increased chance of rain and snow later this week. i'll
our top story this morning... police aae investigating a shooting that left one person injured. it happened in the 900 block of main street in dubuque last night around 11:45. police say one person was hurt. their condition n not known. dubuque police tell us the case will be investigated by the iowa division of criminal investigation. more information is expected to be released later this morning. today, emergency crews will continue to search for a person who went missing after a canoe capsized. it happened yesterday in johnson county. the sheriff's office tells us two people were in it. bystanders pulled one persoo out of the water -- that person was taken to the hospital. first responders spent the night searching for the other person but
had to stop when the water began eezing, makinggt dangerous for the crews. the search will continue today. no charges yet for the man suspected in a deadly shooting in nashua. it happened in the 100 block of accordinggo the iowa division of criminal investigation, a 56- year-old man was shot in the head. investigators are trying to figure out if it was an accidnt...or intentional. one person is in jail ann another is in the hospital following a shooting in the parking lot of a des moines mcdonalds. it happened saturday night, police say a car pulled into the parking lot and someone started person and arr looking for two other possible suspects. a california social services center is set toreopen weeks after a mass shooting. two buildings at the e nland regional center in san bernardino are expected to re-open today. the third, which was the site of the shooting, is closed indefinitely. a memerial service will also be held today to honor the victims. 14 people died, more than 20 others were hurt.
president obama is turning his attention to reducing gun violence. as edwwd lawrence reports, the president s expected to use executive action to bypass congress. president obama fresh off his hawaiian vacation and taking aim at gun control. he ets with attorney general loretta ynch to talk about ways to increase background checks for people who buy guns. the president during his weekly radio address defended his position. "this policy was supported by some 90% of the american people. it was supported by a majority of nra senate blocked it." democratic frontrunner for president hillary clinton applauds the move to use executive orders to increase background checks for gun buyers. republican candidates disagree. "now this president wants to act as if he is a king, as if he is a dictator.` fact is, if he wants to make changes to these laws, go to "so he is going to sign another executive order having to do with the second
amendment, having to do wih guns. i will veto that. i will unsign that so fast." "hiifirst impulse is always to take rights away from law-abiding citizens, and it's wrong." still this is at the top of the president's agenda for his final year in oofice. president obba is expected to conduct a three month review of other steps he can take to now back to you. later this week, the president ll be at a toww hall about ggn violence. that event is at george mason university. president obama will join c-n-n's anderson cooper for the one-hour event...called "guns in america" the president will also answer questions from the audience. the best gun salesman in the world. that's what several tailers are calling the president -- as the waterloo gun show drew a large crowd. for some, its a concern over probably accentuated the possibility of it happening in like to have something to protect
retailers say sales improved following the san bernardino shooting -- especially when it comes to first-time female buyee. continuing coverage...the iowa national guard continues to help people in missouri recover from flooding. some are now returnin to their homes for the first time in nearly a week...some now gutting their homes. hundreds of buildings were damaged when
several rivers hit historic flood stage levels. the flooding has been deadly. yesterday, search crews found the body of an 11-year- old missing inin illinois....two days after finding the body of another teen. it took six days for crews to find the body...after the flood water "you know as a parent yiu able to find your son but at this point weeere unable to do
the jackson, mississippi councilman wants to end what he calls "unlawful chases" and believes race is a factor for the chases. despite facing criticism for his comments...here's what he added yesterday: "they're not chasing murderers, they're not chasing kidnappers, person feel that a misdemeanor is important. go get some of these doughboys. tell them to go get some of these robbers. do that." mississippi's governor says he wants the attorney general to investigate the remarks as "criminal threats" toward officers. this morning, a standoff continues in oregon -- were ai-government activitsts have taken over a federal office at a wildllfe refuge. at least one person is armed. group leaders say they're protesting a jail sentence for two ranchcrs, and what xhey call the
federal lann... "i sayylet us be civil and let shall be as firm as necessary." schools in that county will be closed this week beccuse of security concerns. the n-t-s-b releases video of the underwater wreckage of el faro. the ship sank during hurricane joaquin in october the n-s-b says the weeks-long search found one of the el faro's missing decks. but not the ship's mast, where the black box is located. investigators say they are considering launching a second search to locate the da recorder - an attorney general says the sites are illegal -- but they're asking permission to keep operating. lawyers for the popular fantasy sports sites "draft kings" and "fan duel" head to court in new york today. they want the sites to keep running there as a lawsuit works its way through the courts. new york's attorney general is suing the sites, claiming they're running an illegal gambling operation. aaman walks into a church holding a gun -- but it all ends peacefully. the pastor -- who is also a city councilman and a retired soldier
- says he asked the man to hand over his rifle as he began to pray. he asked the rest of the congregation to pray for the to cry... "when i told the congregation, 'it's ok, he wants prayer,' and weep, and he had his face on the ground." police say no charges have been filed and the man is receiving treatment at a mental health facility. a police officer finds a three-year- old girl, safe, after someone stole her mother's car whhe the child was in the backseat. hi sweetheart -- are you ok? police say the mother was at a convenience store when a man jumped in and stole her car- with carallne still strapped in her car seat. the car was found about three miles
inside. finally a few hours later, an albuquerque police officee noticed something - or someone - huddled in an empty parking lot. caraline was not hurt and was reunited with her mother. decision 2016...republican presidential candidate mike huckabee continues a swing through iowa today... huckabee made a stop in urbandale yesterday -- and spent his time criticizing hillary clinton. a man asked huckabee what russian president vladimir putin would think of clinton as this country's next president... huckabee said putin would want clinton to be president. even after syria wants under this administration....who's policy was largely the creation from barack obama and hillary clinton." huckabee has five iowa stops scheduled for today -- all in
on the democratic side, hillary clinton will be in cedar rapids today. yesterday, martin o'malley made a stop in s soux city. among the topics he discusses: immigration and national security. "the fact that the best and the make our nation stronger. we comprehensive immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship for all and in the mean timei intend to use the president's executive authororty to keep families together where ever possible," in the past few days, o'malley found ou he did not qualify to be on the e io primary bbllot. today, new leadership takes over in waterloo. the city's new mayor will be sworn in. quentin hart becomes waterloo's rst black mayor when he's he says he hopes to be known as a hard-working, fair mayor who leads the city in a positive direction. s supporters hope he'll be able to unify the city. hart and tww new councii members willlltake their ooh of office at tonight's city council
an iowa man is collecting souething small -- to make a big difference for one organization. dan williams donated more than 186 - thousand soda can tabs to the ronald mcdonald house in des moines. the pop tab donation is a long standing tradition of the organization to help pay for rooms of guests with sick children. thanks to the donation, 12 guests xill be able t stay in the house for a week - free of he last five years and kim and five years ago he donated 200 - thousand of them...the largest donation in the ronald mcdonald house history. its coming up... the n-f-l playoff schedule is set -- as we take a look at highlights from laat night.
cordes: moststurses are tough. they're problem-solvers. they like making things better. people don't have access to healthcare because they just can't afford it. bernie sanders understands how pharmaceutical companies and major medical companies are ripping us off. bernie tells the truth, and he's been consistent. he understands that the system is rigged, and he's the only one who can bring real change.
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"you're watching kwwl, we've got you covered! with "now your storm track 7 forecast on kwwl." from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: dry weather continues toay and tomorrow beffe we start tooee the chances of precip return to the forecast. with the clouds acting like a blanket. where there are breaks in the
the blanket, they are in the 20s. a few single diits exist to our winds are light from the northwest but will eventually turn to the southeast. they stay light today, but will start to pick up steam overnight. some areas of fog are coating the western of our viewing area this morningg areas of snow track through the reat lakes region, but we should only from us and allow those winds to pick up tonight and tomorrow. low pressure will track toward us and bring more clouds tw the area late tomorrow. midwest temperatures today will be in the 20s and 30s with some 40s building along tte area. we will end up in the 20s today as those winds turn to the areas of fog may form this evening, but we will be mainly parly cloudy wi lows the upper 20s to low 30s with help from breezy south winds at 10-20 mph. a rain and snow possible thursday and friday before changing back to all snow friday night into saturday. amounts of both rain and snow will depend on the speed and track of t te system. pretty cold for at t east the beginning of next week. a win means hosting the next game -- as the packers host the mph. a chance of snow shhers tracks in ff wednesday afternoon with rain and snow possible thursday and
game -- as the packers host the vikings. the n-f-c north division was at stake in a game many of you saw right here on kwwl last night. down a touchdown on the final play of the gamm -- green bay'' aaron rodgers throws a hail mary into the end zone. it's knocked down. minnesota wins 20-13. that means the vikings will host seattle in a wild cara game on sunday at noon. you can watch that gameeright here on kwwl. green bay goes on the road to washington. that kickoff is set for three-forty on sunday. and check this out -- a lcky lakers fan sinks a half court shot to win 95-thousand dollars. so what's he plan to use the money for? he wants to use sme of it to buy tickets to kobe bryant's final game. its coming up... they've spent years helping others...now an iowa couple is being honored for their generosity.
dubuque, finley hospital, the librarr and art museem. "i never liked to be front and guess. what about...you too?" "well, about the same." the annual award goes to someone who is devoted to making the community better. a public receptiofor ed and shirley babka will be held next week at the diamond joi 400-million dollars. that's how mucucthe next powerball winner could possibly win this week. on saturday, three-contestants each won a million dollars.....someone else won two- million. but nooone bought theerand prize-winnng ticket. the next chance to win is wednesday. those lower prices at the gas pump could be here to stay in the new year. according to estimates from triple-a, gas should remain a bargain this year. triple-a estimates the annual average price of gas in 2016 will be between
$2.25 and $2.45per gallon. the 2015 avrage was $2.40 er gallon. fatwallet dot com has some saving tips for new year's shoppers. resolutions for better fitness collide with the best time@of year to save money on fitness equipmee, workout gear and sports apparel. meanwhile, recent warm weather has slowed retail sales for cold weather clothes, so now is also a good time to buy that and as jerry mentioned -- the popupur resolution to work out more means many gym- goers in eastern iowa are bracing for their gyms to get busy the next few months. we caught up with one woman as she was joining the gym... "you feel so much better after working out and i need to get a fit in 2016 like she used to be. mark zuckerberg makes a major new year's resolution. the founder of facebook says his goal for 2016 is to create an artificial intelligence system. zuckerberg posted that he wants to "build a simple a-i to run my
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crews are looking for one of two people who fell into the water after tehir canoe capsized in johnson county. people pulled one person out ofof the ter yesterday but crews have not found the other. authorities are trying to figure out if a fatal shooting in nashua was intentional. it happened over the weekend. the suspectt shooter has bben identified but no charges have been filed. eileen is back with another check
of your storm track seven forecast. papatly sunny tooay, breezy for tuesday and a chance of light snow tracks in for wednesday afternoon. rain and snow for thursday and friday with snow thanks2for joining , the . good morning. breaking overnight. donald trump's first television ad of his presidential campaign out this morning, and the republican front-runner is pushing all the buttons. >> the politicians can pretend it's something else, but donald trump calls it radical islamic terrorism. >> as former president bill clinton getstset to hit the trail solo to campaign for his wife.