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nicole brewer. >> i'm brooke thomas. we have latest on the the another terrifying tragedy in orlando after an alligator dragged a young boy into a lake at disney world. just a baby. but first here's what you need to know to start your day in the morning minute. >> as a father, as a grandfather, we're just going to hope for the best. >> authorities are in an up scale disney resort searching a toddler drag in the lake by a alligator. >> sources tell cbs news, nora solomon the wife of the omar mateen tried to prevent her husband from carrying out the attack. >> it will take me a really long time to heel. >> victims somehow spared from certain death are still coming to grips with why they survived. >> scary. >> police are investigating five people shot in wilmington delaware.
this happened shortly after 9:00 in the area have of elm street and south van bauer even street. >> according to a new report donald trump uses chris christie as a man serve is to fetch his mcdonald's. you deserve better. remember chris, there are people out there who love you, not in new jersey but somewhere surely. >> ouch. >> i know,. >> stephen colbert, it has been a worse week. >> yes, brutal in terms of the news. >> weather-wise, kate still holding up, right. >> definitely holding up at least for now. things will eventually go a bit downhill for us here. we can always use the rain at this point but days of full sunshine are beginning to draw to a close. today is last day and then we will see clouds rebuilding with time here before the wet wet's lives. at the moment what looks like a little bit of moisture over philadelphia, don't worry about that just ground clutter reported at radar site.
radar picks up on things that are in the necessarily precipitation. we are finding as we see that last her of the three hour loop here in eastern virginia, a little hint of moisture moving in and computer modeling trying to bring in a quick shower for far southwestern corner in our area at some point today but for the mess part we will stay dry across the region as a whole. our temperatures in the lower 60's and cool as the low 40's like we are in mount pocono but that win, any breeze at all has been essentially tapered off completely. while it is a cool start you may want to think about grabbing a fleece or jacket, but later today it looks nice, even they clouds will start to rebuild generally speaking we are looking at a dry day because of the cloud, uv index may in the be as high as yesterday but please do not let that deter from you putting on the sun block. looking at area headlines and as cloud rebuild wet weather moving in, coming up later in the show we will time this out for you give you a sense of when you'll see umbrella at
the ready and have your father's day outlook. i will give you a hint. right the now that fathers day weekend forecast is looking darn nice. >> yes, proud of our dad out there, awesome. katie, thank you. good morning everyone. happy wednesday to you blue route taillights moving in the north bound direction just before route one you can see both moving in the north and southbound directions, we are looking really nice right now, enjoy it while you got it. taillights moving in the eastbound direction. we are looking nice. schuylkill has been looking good all morning long. still early in the the 5:00 o'clock hour but sometimes, even in a wednesday in the 5:00 o'clock hour we can heat up. we are looking good here. new jersey 42 freeway north bound this is what you are looking the at. you can see plenty of vehicles on creek road. take this to 295, thinks what you are looking at. this is a good indication we may heat up faster this morning. construction pennsylvania turnpike eastbound between bensalem and delaware valley this right lane is block and speaking of that, pennsylvania turnpike eastbound between valley hill road and virginia drive, is there a
moving crew in the left lane. we have been dealing with these moving crew this is morning. that can slow you down. street road westbound block between stump road and second street pike. use an alternate bustleton pike is your best bet, nicole and brooke, over to you. we have some breaking news on another tragedy in orlando this morning. nebraska family on vacation at disney world tries to fight off an alligator as it drags their two year-old boy in the lah goon. this happened around 9:00 o'clock last night near grand floridaan resort. that family was weighing in the water where in swimming signs are posted. >> the father was there nearby. the child was playing in the water, just a foot or so in the water anal gator came up and attacked. >> he saw this happen. >> the father at some point struggled to try to get his son and was not successful and then alerted others to assist him in that process.
>> just horrifying. father has scratches to his hand, police are using sonar to search lake for that child and they say this have no record of this ever happening in the past. investigators keep searching for why a gunman killed and wounded dozens in a orlando nightclub. >> sources tell cbs news that the gunman's wife, nora salmon said she tried to prevent her wife from carrying out the attack. fbi wants to necessity if anyone knew about the attacks before it happened. feds are checking out reports that omar mateen was often at the pulse nightclub. investigators are working with data from his phone and computer that reportedly reveals he was inspired by radical islam idealology. >> some of those who survived the deadliest mass shooting in modern u.s. history are talking about how they cheated death. jason gone soles from wildwood, new jersey moved to orlando a decade ago. he was with his friend at the pulse nightclub sunday morning when the gun man opened fire. he escape, once he got out, he realized his friend was still
inside that club. >> when i tried to go look back to see if angel was right behind me, he wasn't, so i started going crazy. i said angel. i'm screaming his name. i get the a face time and it is angel on the ground. he is crying, scared, he he told me he got shot. >> angel cologne survived, thanks to police who got him to the hospital and doctors who saved his life. largest lb gt communities in south jersey gathered to remember these lost their lives in the massacre. >> a vigil was held in collinswood where all 49 names of the victims were read. hundreds also gathered to support one another, they say orlando hi lights need for more understanding of the lb gt community. >> we have no choice but to stand up for equal rights. we are all human beings. we all deserve the respect, the love.
we are all the same underneath. >> the night of the shooting was latin night at the club and some people at last night's shooting say they have latino friend who were gay in orlando and they try to reach them the night of the shoot to go find out if they were safe. 5:37, in business news this morning, who is behind the new dinner delivery service. >> what is making wall street a little nerve us this morning. money watch's hen a daniels joins us live from the insuring stock exchange, hena. >> reporter: investors are watching the federal reserve as it finishes up a two day meeting. it is expect to keep interest rates unchange with the waiting game yesterday, sent stocks down. the dow jones fell 57 points while nasdaq dropped nearly five. kelloggs is latest company to recall some of its snacks because they could contain traces of peanuts. included in the recalls special k brownies and famous a.m. os and frito lay and hostes recalled several kind of snacks because they are made with flour from the same
supplier. martha stewart's delivery your dinner, domestic diva is getting in the subscription meal prep and delivery business. the recipes are stewart's own and they are expect to take 40 minutes to make. service is a lot like blue apron delivering portion ingredients to put together a meal, prices will range between eight and $12 a serving. and ads are popping up in a new place in the snap chat app, previously they were only in the media section but now the ad will run in between friends snap chat posts, snap chat says they can be skipped and won't interrupt a user experience. >> they have to make their money, right. >> yes. >> i haven't watched a commercial in like ten years. >> yes. >> hena thanks very much. atlantic city new revel will in the reopen today as planned because it still needs permit and inspections. elevators are among area need
to be okay. revel is one of the four atlantic city casinos that closed in 2014 and glenn straub bought the place for 82 million-dollar or look at it this way 5 cents on the dollar. the 900 hotel rooms could open up by tomorrow and casino itself won't open until tomorrow. revel is getting a new name. coming up, philly native, the great patty labelle is being honored for mourn just her music. >> yep, she's not the only one receiving the prestigious honor what makes this years ceremony so special. >> sketch havert victimized by thieves, we will tell but valuable items they stole from his house, hi there, pat. good morning, nicole and brooke. i'm a gluton for punishment i'm here at fifth and spring garden we are learning how to fight in just a couple minutes, come back and joins
you can worry about them. you can even choose a car for them. (mom) honey, are you ok? (child) i'm ok. (announcer vo) love. (mom) we're ok. (announcer vo) it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. search continues for driver who struck and killed a teenager on the roosevelt boulevard and didn't stop. the accident happened late monday night at adams avenue intersection. police say markay jack somebody used a crosswalk and waited for the proper signal but car turning on the street hit her and just kept going. >> she was kind, humble, everything you want in a
daughter. >> i'm asking for the person that struck her that they will have a change of heart and dot right thing and turn themselves. >> jackson was a senior at excel academy and set to graduate next week. police are looking for older model lightly colored silver minivan with the cracked windshield and front end damage. funeral services for slain singer cristina grimmie will be held later this week in medford. vigil took place monday night, this friday, viewing will be held at 3:00 p.m. at fellowship alliance chapel. memorial service is scheduled for 8:00 that night. 22-year old evesham township native was shot and killed signing autographs after a show in orlando, florida. got to tell you this is a tough way to come back from vacation, nicole, philadelphia native kevin hart returns home to find out his house in california was ransacked by thieves. plus, police say the thieves broke in h art's home and stole more than half million-dollar worth of items including jewelry, clothes,
and watches. havert and his family were out of town when the break in happened. his latest film central intelligence hits theaters friday so you cannot hold him down. kanye fans mark your calendar he is coming to philadelphia this fall. kanye is promoting his latest album the life of pablo. it is one of the best albums ever. this is his first tour in three years. it includes a stop at wells fargo center october 4th. ticket go on sale saturday morning. legendary musicians are recipient of the marion anderson award. >> phillies own patty labelle as well as producers behind the sound of philadelphia, kenney gamble and leon hoff license honored. they are recognized for their tall than the and contributions to humanity. marion anderson, award association president patrick more on says they are all deserving of this honor. >> the award is to honor unique power of artist his
that change the world. these are people that have really change the world, they have change philadelphia. so it was, you know, a real opportunity for us. >> for the first time at ward has partnered with the kimmel center, a gala celebrating three recipients will be held on in 15th. >> star studded line up. >> i like it. get ready to dig out. >> katie is tracking some rain later today. >> indeed i am. we will be eventually dealing with wet weather maybe as early as this afternoon, guys. we will check in here first and foremost with the eyewitness weather watchers. generally around the region we have parts that are comfortable air in place here mid to lower 50's, mid to upper 40's further north west you travel here. lets take a lot a couple of pictures though very quickly. outside we will go to jenny's picture the water tower in the cherry hill area but generally just nice blue skies to start things off. couple of clouds making pretty pastel colors here, with the morning sunrise, and some into us from lynn and we will continue the theme here with another really picturesque
start to the morning here. sunrise comes into us from ed connor this morning. thanks for send nothing those beautiful pictures. the here's the thing. we have a system moving in here starting off with a front that moves in and already those moisture, across up into from virginia into maryland. some of that could move into our area by the time we will hit the afternoon hours but this is what has got to crawl through, this whole mess, out over the great lakes producing very heavy thunderstorms at the moment. we will actually sit in just a general risk for some thunderstorms, looking ahead here to tomorrow, and then as we do so, we will end up with potential for locally heavy downpours, if any thunderstorms develop they could produces specially very gusty wind but maybe even some small sized hail but region as a whole sits in that minor risk rather for just a couple then are storms to move n in the meantime we have phillies game here at home tonight. there could be a shower but overall just the cloud, building in very light breeze, comfortable too, 72 degrees at first pitch taking on the blue jays and looking forward, once we get past this system
tomorrow which could produce locally heavy rain and few then are storms we will clear out through the day friday and at this point fathers day weekend we are looking phenomenal, meisha, back over to you. all right, we have got eerie americacy here this is ramp from the blue route northbound you can see crews out here right now. this is a particular area that will slow you down just make net it is out there because depending how long it could slow you down as we push into the 6:00 o'clock hour. the ramp to blue route north bound to route one north bound we have an ambulance out there right now. >> 422 taillights moving in the eastbound direction at valley forge looking at absolutely gorgeous right now. you can see sunnies coming up, casting a beautiful sun lit shadows, love. that admiral wilson boulevard, taillights moving in the eastbound direction we have lost that right lane because of construction we were dealing with yesterday. it is ties in the gas main repairs here. take that to route 38 eastbound to route 130 and route 170, two lanes block
until 6:00 a.m. on saturday. we have that admiral wilson boulevard eastbound two right lanes are block in, that direction. this is where we have some construction clear, pennsylvania turnpike eastbound between bensalem and delaware valley but is what still opened pennsylvania turnpike valley hill road and virginia drive. we have a moving crew in that left lane. brooke and nicole over to you. >> thanks, meisha. it will be officially summer pretty soon. if you are no in the shape now it is time to get there. >> that includes our pat gallen. he is doing just that, oh, boy, in one of the philly's hottest new spots in northern liberties and learning the finer point of muay thai as a combat sport we hear. >> i cannot wait. >> hi, pat. >> that is correct, it is time for summer, time to change up the routine. if you want to get in shape or anytime come down to stay fly muay thai. this is the owner, professional fighter, take us through a history of muay thai. >> it is a national sport of
tie land and science of eight limbs, punch, kick, knee and elbow. it is boxing with boxing gloves. only difference you can punch, kick, elbow in ground play. that is what makes this different. >> sure. >> you are a professional fighter. >> i am. >> how many fights. >> just last month, me and within of my brothers, was like my seventh seventh fight. >> seventh seventh fight. >> yes. >> that is insane. >> you have been through it. you own this gym. i don't know anything bit. why dent you run me through it as if i'm someone coming in here that knows nothing about the sport. >> first thing you have to does put your hand up. >> and you are right happen, and now every time i punch i want you to go left to left, right to right. >> one here. two will be here. three is a hook. good. >> so-so, one, two, and then
three. one, two and three. >> every time you punch, you have to move your feet so you don't get hurt. >> one, two, three. good. now we will hit with the shin bone. step with your left foot. put your arm back just like when you run your arm goes back. so swing. boom. now, one, two and a three. now right kick. >> is that it. >> one more time. >> one, two, three. and then right kick. money. >> sweating all right. nice and warm in here. we will keep working out this morning and coming up at 6:00 we will continue the fun. come join us. brooke and nicole, are you coming. >> i'm there. >> really. >> i'll leave that to you, pat. >> more power to you good watch that shin bone by the way. >> a nine year-old accomplishes something many
it happened early yesterday morning, there it is right there, silver sedan, jumps on the curve and runs in the wall taking out a park car and knocking over scaffolding in the process there. the driver was pulled from the car by an eyewitness and then taken to the hospital. >> it sounded like an explosion, that is how fast, he was trying. sign the cargo straight in the wall. >> we work very hard to build a business and it is what we do every day and to come to work and see a car, in the salon, like it is devastating. >> horrible. >> good news salon was empty at the time and no bystanders were hurt. the driver was taken to the hospital in stable condition and no charges have about than filed. here's something you don't see every day emergency crews got the a call for runaway plane. it turns out the pilot started the plane from outside, didn't know that was possible but yes, then it took off, on its own and started to spin in circles. crew as arrived on the scene but they didn't know what to
do, yeah, so they let the thing run out and for 45 minutes it ran out of gas and then came to a stop. how else do you approach that situation, spinning plane in the middle of the field you just let it go. a nine year-old boy makes history becoming the youngest on record to, get this, swim from san francisco to alcatras and back. >> it took james savage a little bit more than two hours to make the trip and did tonight part because his dad offered him a hundred dollars. i aid a weird berry off a tree because my mom gave me $5. >> thinks extreme. >> he also went $200. he considered giving up as waves battered him. >> i wanted to turn back but i kept on going. i believe that i could do it. >> we pushed each other and got him going, we touched the rock, we turned around and smooth sailing all the way back. >> jims will spend his $200 on
candy. >> all right. >> his next goalies to swim the length of the golden state bridge all 8,981 feet. this kid can do anything. >> i'm trying in the to be judgey but i am not trying to get my kid to swim from alcatras and back i'm trying to get him not to swim back. >> i'm a scaredy kathy don't think i have even taking a bet. >> you ate a wild berry we will keep it moving right new. >> coming up, next on cbs-3 "eyewitness news" we have serious news to will follow, latest developments on two tragedies in orlando, disney alligator attack and nightclub shooting. coming up later show stopping performance you will only see it in in future stars take the stage together for first time. find out who they are and how we can catch the show next at
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we begin with breaking news, another terrifying tragedy in or land owe, this time, an alligator attacks a toddler at a disney resort. we are live with the frantic search underway right now. >> i never thought in a million years that my eyes could witness something so tragic. >> the guilt of feeling lucky to be alive is overwhelming. >> that is the sadest thing i have ever heard. heart breaking stories of survival are coming from the orlando shooting massacre, hear how victims from philadelphia escaped as we learn more about what the gun man's wife knew before the attack. caught on cameras kind of crime that destroys trust in others. who this man pretended to be so he could steel from a fast food restaurant. pretty bizarre story there. it is wednesday, june 15th, good morning, glad you are with us, i'm nicole brewer in for jim donovan. >> i'm brooke thomas. katie and meisha are keeping an eye on things this morning. >> good morning. happy wednesday. we have very strange police