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nominee, for ted cruz, loss in indiana was one too many, cruz suspended his campaign. >> i think we can pull off one of the great big political upsets in the you had. >> reporter: in the democratic primary bernie sanders upset front runner hillary clinton. >> jackpot for tonight's power ball drawing is now 348 million-dollar. >> not a record breaker but still a lot of money. >> ground ball right side, hernandez, charges, he has got it, throws to first, in time and the phillies have pick up their major league leading sixth shut out of the season with a one to nothing victory. >> phillies continue their series with the cardinals tonight in st. louis. >> good night last night. will we have a good day to day, another umbrella day? >> it is not the worst idea. even though i do not need mine at the moment there is a break in the action here is there still wet weather to dodge and
a lot of cloud cover. if it is not the raining. so it is just, not the prettiest pattern. we get it. the we're stuck with it. we will have to deal. that is where i come in and meisha comes into give you a sense what you will run into this morning. lets see what we are facing at the moment here on storm can three. just as i said that i felt one rain drop hit me on the nose. we are looking at storms, we have got wet weather coming in the form of the stray showers, it is primarily confined to north of philadelphia across all of those suburbs and off to the western chester county for example. looking at the localized zoom on this and putting things in motion. you can see these showers from the southwest to northeast here. they are generally speaking off to just certainly a dreary start, in delaware and southern new jersey but many are dry at the moment. new there is a coastal flood advisory that will take effect speaking of delaware and new jersey for all of those counties in that sort of neon green color. so watching for minor flooding at high tides here tonight, if you live near the shore towns
keep that in mind but looking ahead, hour by hour or handful of the hearst throughout the course of the day, temperatures are in the going to whoever that much out of where they currently stan. we will put on another seven or 8 degrees at best but because we are stuck in the cloud but because we have the rain and light rain and drizzle to contend with all take licensing here to take probably not going to get better than 63 at any point this afternoon. so gray, glummy skies continue for now. it will turn bright they are weekend and i have news when we finally break this dreary pattern, officially we will that have in our full forecast coming up later in the show. >> we cannot wait the to hear when that will happen, right, gang. oh, man this rain i'll tell you good morning everyone. it is hump day so we are getting over the hump. we are almost at thursday. i saw some sun in the forecast coming up. i-95, this is whether we are looking at, this is all cleared. that right lane that was blocked leading up to that, it has also been cleared.
you can see how many vehicles. we are still seeing brake lights. give yourself extra time in that area you might need it. construction 202 north to ramp to route 401 we have lane restrictions. we are seeing conflicting reports that it might be block. right new we are hearing reports that we have lane restrictions there again, 202 north, ramp to route 401. make net of that. it almost looks like a weak camera shot. it looks like snow out there, dairy say it. no way. accident here, look at route 322 blocked near 641 high street we have a down pole there. glassboro cross keys road is your best bet as we have blockages moving in both directions. take a look at this construction in center city between the second closed between walnut and locust around 7:00 a.m. within more area an accident warrington mapel avenue at street road has just been cleared. back over to you, jim and brooke. >> thanks, meisha. very dangerous night for philadelphia police forced to open up fire in two separate incidents.
>> one of the police involve shootings left a suspect dead. "eyewitness news" reporter jan carabao joins us live from overbrook where police remain on the scene, jan. >> reporter: good morning. that is right, police are still on the scene here in overbrook the site of the deadly officer involve shooting that happened early this morning in philadelphia. behind me here is you can see on overbrook avenue this section of the road near lancaster avenue is still closed this morning because that vehicle involved in the incident is still in the middle of the road n this particular incident the suspect was shot and killed after police say he tried to run officers over in that van. now take a look at the video this all unfolded early this morning just before 1:00 a.m. investigators say police in an unmark car spotted a man they believe was acting suspiciously. those officers called for a mark police car to assist and investigators say those marked officers tried to pull the suspect over but he refused to get out of the car and then tried to run responding officers over. that is all according to police.
those officers, opened fire, and then a man was pronounced dead at the hospital. now before this incident around 11:00 o'clock last night another police involved shooting in southwest fail on the grace avenue. police were already in that area when they heard shots fired and then they found a man 40 years old standing on the deck and shooting a gun in the air. when they told the suspect to drop his weapon police say he then fired one shot at police, one of those officers returned fire shooting twice and then hitting that man once. >> enters the left leg and enters the right leg, the male, goes into a house, and then the officers make an arrest at the that time, the male was taken to presbyterian hospital in stable condition. >> so again that suspect in the southwest philadelphia incident is in stable condition this morning. there was another man inside of that house and he has been taken in for questioning. mean while back here at the overbrook scene, police are still investigating, vehicle
still in the middle of the overbrook avenue. at this time police have not released the identity of the man shot and killed and they have not released anymore information about the the officers involved. we will continue to keep you up to date but for now we are live from overbrook, jan carabao for cbs-3 "eyewitness news", jim and brooke, back to you. >> well, time is 5:36. in business news this morning mcdonald's is making changes to its frenchfries, you know how i hate change. >> i like mcdonald's frenchfries too and everything else on the menu. also the largest recall in u.s. history is getting larger. money watch's jill wagner joins us live from the new york stock exchange. >> reporter: good morning, brooke and jim, investors looked overseas and didn't like what they saw. new concern about economic growth in europe and china sparked a sell off here in the u.s., dow jones dropped 140 points yesterday, nasdaq fell 54. wall street is waiting for private sector jobs report for april, it comes out before the opening bell today. it is expect to show that hiring slowed down a bit for
march but that the job market is still healthy, the report will likely move the markets so we will sianni be watching. to cot the a is expected to announce that it is recalling another 35 millionaire bags that was more than double what was already the large et cetera recall in u.s. history, it is blamed for killing 11 people worldwide. mcdonald's is shaking up its frenchfries with garlic. chain is testing garlic fries at four restaurants in san francisco. they are seasoned with garlic from gill roy, california and olive soil and parmesan cheese. the it is part of the experiment of regional flavors. i usually say stick with what is working but this sound good, jim and brooke. >> as long as they are not touching the original. >> yes. >> i'm not going to san francisco anytime soon. thanks very much. appreciate it. police in south jersey, continue their manhunt for an escaped prisoner.
arthur buckle was reported missing yesterday from a bay side state prison satellite facility. it is on the same grounds as ancora psychiatric hospital in winslow township. buckle got to the minimum security facility in january after being convicted of aggravated assault, burglary and drug charges. he was eligible for parole in just 17 days but now after breaking out he could serve another three to five years. philadelphia police released this surveillance video of the suspect in an attempted sexual assault in passyunk square. investigators say suspect walk up behind the women at 13th and wharton april 20th and tried to pull her down on the sidewalk. victim for the him off by spraying him with mace. if you recognize him, please call the philadelphia police. jury is ready to hear congressman chaka fattah's corruption trial, lawyers finished picking 12 jurors in the case yesterday on the second day of jury selection. fattah is accused of accepting bribes and misusing campaign fund and federal grants to benefit his family and friend.
opening statements are set to begin may 16th. well, one weapon in the fight against heroin epidemic is available in acme stores in delaware county. narcan nasal spray can reverse potentially deadly drug overdose but is there milk reaction to the treatment being widely available. some fear addicts will abuse it as a safety net. >> this drug when administered to someone with an overdose is almost instantly brings back to reverse the side effects of the overdose. >> they are going to be able to use it to combat overdosing, in which other addicts can carry it to save their friend and not the worry about getting treatment. >> narcan cost $155 for one box of two dose. here's the thing, insurance may cover it for people giving it for themselves but if you are giving it for someone else you have to pay for out of pocket. well, our umbrellas are getting a real work out this week. inventor has a new way to keep
you dry. >> clever creation. >> hi, pat. >> reporter: hi jim and brooke as beasttie boys said i'm crafty. we are at saint benjamin brewing company in kensington this morning and we are getting down and dirt which craft beer because there is a big thing going on in town this week. i'll tell you about
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out, you do not want to miss it, it is tonight, at 12:37 right here on cbs-3. all right. more good news david hasslehoff is engaged. six three-year old former bay watch star pop the question to his girlfriend of five years, haley roberts. the couple met while the hoff was working on britain's got talent. she is 36. hassle hoff considers before popping the question about he said his daughters approve of the nuptials. >> congratulations to the happy couple. we have been dealing with rainy weather forever and new we have annal a begins the bad weather, in newumbrella hand free backpack style umbrella he said it is light weight wait, compact, stand up through strong wind and stand through most doors. it is perfect for walking the dog or riding the bike. it is six bucks on line right now. >> i would use that. i want it. it just looks so ridiculous.
>> yes, way stranger contraptions out there. i would get behind this. >> i don't know. >> i think you can get one. >> we carry so many bags with us every morning, we need spare hand. so can i get that on the sky deck. >> we will put it in for you. >> that would be awesome. >> well, we're going to be needing these um or new bell as for the next couple of days here because it is still rainy outside, guys. more of the same. we are taking a live look at the sky cam three overlooking main street outside, hotel bethlehem on main street in bethlehem though. you can see the sheen on the road surface there. it will be a morning where your visibility may be impacted by this and you just have to slow it down. meisha has been talking about lots of accidents last couple of days and we cannot guarantee that they weren't due to weather. we have to slow it down and expect that you might be slowed down and pack your patients. now taking it back here to the eyewitness weather watcher network we are finding the same, what we found in the last few mornings here, very
consistent temperature profile, upper 40's, lower 50's around the region. we will zero in/a handful of these. 49 degrees comes from david dutch. he has clouds at the moment, further north and east, north and west i should say that you go we have more rain to contend with here. forty-nine from lou. he does have some wet weather reporting from eagleville this hour, and we will just go to one more further north, where 48 comes from john jenkins, he too finding wet weather and just one word to summit all up, ugh, not ideal. if it is not raining it is dreary, glummy cloud throughout the rest of the day. here's is what going on for now, we have this batch of rain moving from southwest to north east, that is going to clear out, with time but we're in the necessarily out of the woods just yet with another front that has yet to push in here. and area of low pressure has been rotating through our area in the next couple of days. so until that gets out we are stuck. here's the system number one
retreating, bringing additional showers tomorrow as well as rain on friday. looking ahead to say the upcoming weekend we will start to see finally this pattern begin to break high pressure moves in, we cannot the rule out a shower saturday or mothers day but it is looking dryer, brighter and warmer, we are back in the 70's at this point, monday and tuesday. it looks pretty darn, meisha. light at the end of the proverbial tunnel for sure. >> good, we need to see sun again, i don't know about you but i am really feeling it. i need to see the sun. i necessity you are with me. grab your cup of coffee we will do this together. ninety-five south at girard this is what you are looking at, busy. we can expect that new pushing toward 6:00 o'clock and see that heat up as we tip over in the 6:00 o'clock right now. i will tell you if you can leave earlier you will want to. whenever we have wet roadways, you will want to. very busy, a lot of problems. starting off in the 4:00 o'clock hour if you can
believe that and dwindles off in the rest of the morning. this is where we have construction. when you first see this shot doesn't it look like snow out there. there is not. doesn't it almost look like. that construction 202 north bound to the ramp to route 401 we have lane restrictions. this is moving southbound direction. this is what you are looking at. boulevard is looking okay. once you go to the schuylkill in the westbound direction in the city avenue we are heating up. overall we are okay there. accident glassboro route 322 is blocked both directions near 641 high street. use this alternate glassboro cross keys road and route 55, down for another accident there. jim, over to you. beer lovers philly is place to be this week. >> craft brew conference is in town. pennsylvania the path galleys live at saint benjamin brewing company in kensington, one of the local brewers is enjoying a surge in popularity, hi there, pat. >> reporter: hello, jim and brooke, good morning. here in the philadelphia region craft brewing over the last decade or so has really
under gone an explosion. about the last ten or 20 years or so and in town right now, it is the craft brewers conference. it is huge. about 15,000 people have come into town, this week to celebrate to learn, to go overall things craft brew. so we are here at saint benjamin brewing company in kensington, a perfect place to be because craft beers as you know is a huge part of the culture in the just here but worldwide. so this is a celebration of all things beer, taking shape this week. about 4,000 breweries have made their way in to town, and it is all part of the fun. in the fun this morning, we're talking about cristina and tim from saint benjamin brewing company. i know it is a little bit early for beer but we love to learn about different things. let's learn about beer this morning. let's talk about if i'm a novice. i enjoy different kind of beer and different colors of beer but let's break it down for novice beer drinker. what are we looking at right here. >> right new we have got four
of our beers, that we have year round. we have one christine will talk about that is very special that we made just for this week. this first beef is inka a cream ale which is something that a lot of people may remember from their college year. >> jenny cream ale. >> exactly. we make our own craft version on have that beer. we actually instead of just, making a lot of this and very much, we take flavors from the malt, hopps, the corn, sweetness and everything and put it together into a really, well crafted package. we add some modern twists to it. i know people are very into ip as and what not these days. we are as well. we add modern hopps to it. it has a sit trust flavor. it had has a smooth finish that people will remember from having those beers, you know, decade or two ago. >> christine, tell me real quick about what you have so
special. >> well, we have the whip right here. it is a belgium whip. it vice light. it has a lot of air matics from various herbs that we add like orange peel, et cetera. >> yes, lovely, lovely. >> welshing we will do that later on. we will come back in the 6:00 he clock hour and get through more beers and tell but the craft beer convention here in philadelphia jim and brooke, we will send it back to you. >> pat is always having so much fun. >> what is it before 6:00 o'clock in the morning, enjoy yourself, patrick. before you go we have three things to necessity, including how you can weigh in on the proposed soda tax in philadelphia.
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>> it looks like donald trump will be republican nominee for president a after he burn indiana primary and ted cruz dropped out of the race. >> bernie sanders won democratic primary. >> you can weigh in on mayor kenney's proposed budget tonight including the controversial soda tax, city council holds a hearing start agent 5:00 o'clock tonight and that is three to go. >> coming up next on cbs-3 "eyewitness news", how would you like to save money on auto insurance. >> we all do, we will show you what it cost in our area and how to get a better rate coming up, stay with us.
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dangerous night for philadelphia police officers, opened
fire on two suspects, and two separate incident where we're live with what happens, before the gun fire erupted. with the heavy heart... >> no, no. >> but with bound less optimism for the long term future of our nation, we are suspending our campaign. >> indiana delivers a income out blow to ted cruz. now only trump and kasich remain in the fight for republican presidential nomination, we will tell you why kasich believes he still has a chance despite trump's giant lead. plus where democrats stand this morning. and rain, rain go away,
this stretch of the dreary weather continues, katie will let us know when we will finally dry out. it is wednesday, may the fourth, good morning, i'm jim donovan. i'm's brooke thomas. thanks for choosing cbs three katie and meisha are here. >> we will start off with the bang. we are getting better. accidents still out there construction lingering around. just take it slow and give yourself extra time. >> busy start the two day where wet weather is out there as well. it just slows you down. pack patients for yet another day and looking at storm scan at the local level you do still have have rain falling a cross southeastern, pennsylvania. a cross cape may county we had a batch earl their cleared out. this is a snap shot to show you that things are still falling from the sky. it is all just light rain and drizzle but if it is in the raining you are stuck in the included. here's what you need to necessity a short list bullet points basically. areas of drizzle and fog. we are not talking about any kind of accumulation but