tv Eyewitness News at 530 CBS August 31, 2016 5:30am-6:01am EDT
even, as august wraps up. we will tell you when cool down is coming. good morning, i'm brooke thomas. i'm jim donovan. here's had you need to know to start your day in the morning minute. breaking news from philadelphia's feltonville neighborhood where a met or cyclist is dead after a hit and run report report police have found striking vehicles and they were able to do that following a trail of leaking vehicle fluid. donald trump is taking a surprise trip to mexico. republican presidential nominee tweeted he has accepted invitation of president enrique pena nieti and looks forward to meeting him. hillary clinton's running mate virginia senator tim kaine rallied with supporters in lancaster. >> the way he treats voters with disrespect like he thinks we're gullible. >> singer chris brownies out of jail on bail this morning,. >> threatening me with the gun in my face. >> i'm a villain like i'm going crazy.
>> so long as we have been here... >> unaudible. >> well, that was actor john, and late show host stephen colbert doing something that they call puke takes. >> i didn't like that one. >> i didn't understand that. >> i didn't like that one. >> hopefully weather forecast will not make us puke. >> puke just does something to me, i'm one of those, i heard it, i got to go. i cannot watch these things. >> well, stick to the weather and that way brooke can keep it together. we don't want to lose you for the next hour and a half. i feel like they had john do it because his wife emily blunt has been on the show and has done it at least twice and i know it is a little, gag inducing perhaps but i think it is funny, all right, guys. lets look at the weather, it
is steamy on the skies deck and that is something if you have yet to step outside the door you will notice but regardless it is quiet for now say for patchy fog. the lets look at storm scan which is at the moment still empty, quiet, tranquil but we are starting to see this shift more out of the south and it is allowing for just some areas of patchy to go but higher issues with some unhealthy air quality. so specific to chester, delco we have unhealthy air quality for anyone that falls in the sensitive category suffering there any kind of respiratory illness, and certainly if you are what falls in the category of elderly or children this isn't the most ideal day for you in these counties. it is not bad every where, keyword is patchy but through central and southern new jersey and then back even into delaware you are seeing anywhere from a half mile to under half mile visibility in these area. courtesy of patchy fog. temperatures are a variety
pack, through the suburbs, and in the 60's, more urban corridor in the 70's and far in the higher terrain in the only 50's but for those heading back to school whether it is college, whether it is, grade school, the ride to school on a big yellow school us about it is not looking bad. it is steamy and mild but we have sunshine. coming town to hit the road and head home we are up to 90 so it is turning steamy. labor day is looking good, and i'm going to have much more on what promises to be a decent holiday weekend forecast, later in the show. we will send it into you. >> such great news, thanks very much. good morning everybody. happy hump day to you. we are getting over hump together just waking up good morning. grab your first cup of coffee taking a look the at the blue route headlights in the southbound direction at media swarthmore looking good here. basically anywhere i look is good but that wasn't the store a the 4:30 this morning, pretty darn busy. right new boulevard taillights moving in the southbound
direction approaching the schuylkill you can see both moving in the north and southbound side anywhere we look we are looking okay, and 202, taillights moving in the north bound direction approaching king of prussia, oddly enough, would be of the areas that is looking i would say busiest. take a look as you can see moving in the southbound direction approaching, moving away from king of prussia either way lou north and southbound you can see how many vehicles are outside on the roadway. for those jumping out on 202, also you guys take a look at this, we have an overturn tractor trailer in new castle will delaware that happened 1:30 in the morning. i-95 south off ramp to route 141 that ramp is block because that accident is still out there, that is mess certainly going to slow you down. we will get a gaper delay. i will tweet that as well. jim, over to you. singer chris brownies out of jail after a day long standoff with police at his home in los angeles yesterday. >> brown faces assault with a deadly weapon. "eyewitness news" reporter
justin finch is live in the news center with the latest on the incident that involved a woman and a gun. were you following this all day yesterday. >> i have been following this, indeed, brown was released on $250,000 bail overnight and hacking another high profile brush with the law. twenty-seven year-old award winzinger and his accuser is speaking out about the moment she said brown aimed a gun at her inside his home. late tuesday charge against chris brown came down. >> he will be books for assault with a deadly weapon. >> los angeles police were lock in the 14 hour standoff with brown who refused to leave his tarzana will california home. held up inside he taunted police on social media. >> have you seen my house? i'm going to barricade myself in a palace. i'm not coming out, for what? when you get the warrant you can walk right up in here and you will see nothing, you idiots. >> reporter: hours later brown was rush to lapd headquarters for questioning. his accuser aspiring actress
and pageant contestant bailey cure ran told her side of the story to entertainment tonight. >> he was threatening me with the the gun in my face. >> he had aid gun in his pocket. >> i don't know where it came from but i do recall him taking it from his side, so i don't know if he was already strapped with it. >> reporter: she said she was inside brown's home overnight tuesday partying when she was threaten. >> they are waiting for my phone and then one friend goes backup, gets my phone, brings it back out to me, was very hesitant to give it back to me. i said okay, why. i said you need to sign this m.d. a. >> i'm like i don't think so. i'm not signing anything. so i then took the phone from him and made a run for it. >> reporter: with a search warrant police emptied brown's house with about a half dozen people, padded them down and interviewed them all separately, including brown. this is assault arrest is the latest legal run in for brown.
he spent six years on probation for assaulting his then girlfriend rihanna in 2009. >> mar geragos tweeted this about the singer's release overnight saying thanks to everyone for their support and well wishes, chris is out, and well, allegations against him are false, and #team breezey. now we do know brown, is set for arraignment september 20th, in court people will be watching that as well. >> um-hmm. >> thanks very much, justin. the time is now 5:37. in business news this morning, how about a new way to order pizza. >> what changes are coming to obama care. money watch's jill wagner joins us live from the new york stock exchange, good morning, jill. >> reporter: good morning brooke and jim. last trading day of the month, yesterday dow jones lost 48 points, nasdaq fell nine, government wants to make fixes to the affordable care actor obama care, one idea is use some of the fees from the marketplace for marketing, to reach young people and get
them to sign up, aetna, united and humana said they are cutting back offerings because policy holders are older and sicker then expect and they are losing millions of dollars. chipotle is trying to win back customers, through their kid, they are offering free meals to kids on sunday if they order with an adult who buys food. each will come with a children's book dragon love taco to recover from an e-coli and nor o virus out break. now you can order pizza from your tv. poppa john's is first national restaurant chain with the own apple tv app, users can build a pizza topping by topping. customers who order from the apple tv will get 25 percent off. brooke and jim. >> the amazing things, television and pizza together, love it. >> thanks, jill. we're learning her about the federal investigation of philadelphia labor leader john dougherty, and, just how far his influence stretch's cross
our local political scene. sources close to the investigation confirm a federal grand jury is scrutinizing how local 98 financed political campaigns. record show unions steered more than $600,000 to kevin dougherty's run for supreme court. kevin dougherty is john dougherty's brother. mayor kenney's kamaainas benefactor of local 98. union funneled less than 50,000 to kenney's campaign for t-shirts, signs and ads, last week sources confirmed that the kenney campaign received a federal subpoena requesting financial record. philadelphia church community is hoping to rebuild after a fire destroyed decade of memories on hon. >> ♪ >> church members gathered to reflect and pray last night outside of good shepherd presbyterian church in overbrook. five different churches called good shepherd home including a church opened to lesbian gay bee sexual and transgender
members. >> serving our community and one another and just to be a part of fellowship being with one another is and church is about it. >> immediate future will meet at different build to pray and worship. well, young fan of law enforcement is now a member of that brave fraternity. >> he has the ear to prove it. willard, dropped off lunch for winslow police department to winslow department last week and yesterday they repaid his kindness. william is an honorary officer complete with the miniature replica of a police car that has working lights and a siren. that is one happy kid right now. >> it sure looks like it, right. >> how about this a woman gets control of her computer to a scammer. >> the way that the conn artist was able to trick her into giving control and three things that you can keep that from happening to you, pat. good morning, jim and
pop star an actress selena gomez is taking a break from her current tour and i have to tell you, it is all for the best. last year gomez revealed that she has the disease, loop as that prompts panic attacks, anxiety and depression. she's hoping time off will cope with the condition. >> there is no word when she will be back on stage or studio. nearly 2 million americans suffer from loop as. another thing i have to tell you the flyers jay voracek knows how to rock out. >> ♪ >> this is so much fun, he tweeted his fun at bruce springsteen concert, at met life stadium in north jersey. the flyers opened up their preseason schedule this less than a month and it looks like jake is in mid season form, already.
rocking out, look at that. >> a lot of fun. >> hilarious. >> look at this weather, it is looking good. we have showers, thunderstorms that will be coming in, cold front is bringing that to us but it brings in a nice pattern change. we will start off by going out to storm scan three which is showing our latest frontal boundary well off to the north, leading edge of it well off to the north and west of our area in advance, southerly wind flow is helping to bring in not just more warmth and humidity but also, the potential for areas of patchy and locally dense fog which we are fining most noteably through pine land, south east, and good portion as well. eventually they do, wet weather we see on the raid are is firing up back here locally and we will talk about that as well. we will want to check in with our weather watchers up and adam this morning, finding generally speaking variety pack here, a couple 50's, in
the urban corridor, we will get to 70's but we will take you far off to the north where keith is reporting from sailorsberg 89 percent humidity, a few more clouds at 62 degrees and he said it is cool but humid out there. it is that clammy kind of a vibe when you walk outside the door, inviting everybody to stay cool, seek out air conditioning and a pool near you if you'd like. here's a slew of 70's across the board, we will take new to 72 degrees coming from sandra, she's also find ago lot of cloud overhead and some pretty decent humidity allowing for some fog to create low visibility and it does feel muggy. if you have not stepped outside you will notice that here. let's swing back to storm scan, to give you a sense where this is and touch on the tropics. gaston is out to sea don't worry about that hurricane it is turning up the surf locally and then tropical depression number eight and tropical depression number nine near florida and both of these systems, thankfully expected to still stay out to sea but
we will keep that rip current risk in the holiday weekend if that is where your travels take you. beaches, be careful stepping in the waves. that front does role through later tonight specifically and it is bringing possibility here of a couple of tenth have of an inch worth of rainfall according to the different computer modeling but any showers or storms will be localized, they mainly happen later tonight. great beach day, save for the rip current risk. be cautious heading in the the water. lets take a peak what happens behind this cold front low to mid 80's, if you are lucky enough to have a four day weekend with the low humidity, thank you, thank you jim, we are here with sunshine and perfect weather no matter your outdoor plans. >> enjoy it. >> drink it in. >> i know, i am, i am so envious of jim, yes. >> we have a bone to pick with you, jim. >> good morning, ben franklin bridge for those coming from
new jersey to center city we are looking good. holding steady here, i would say light volume picking up there on the ben franklin bridge but looking good. schuylkill headlights moving in the eastbound direction before montgomery drive looking really nice. a lot of your a neighbors outside right the thousand but we are holding steady here as well. pushing through 5:00 o'clock everything is remaining as is. we will see that increase as we move in the 6:00 o'clock hour but things are looking good, except for here where we have an overturned tractor trailer in new castle will delaware. it happened around 95 southbound off ramp to route 141, that ramp is still block, we have crews, flashing lights, will give you a gaper delay and for those taking ramp factor that in your morning plans. make note that is still out there. we have some construction on the delaware memorial bridge southbound two left lanes are closed between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. >> if you are looking for things to do this labor day weekend you may want to head over to the adventure aquarium. >> they are celebrating penguins. >> "eyewitness news" reporter
pat gallen is live in camden, new jersey this morning and he will tell us about some of the events planned, pat, welcome back. you are having fun already, um. >> of course, guys. i come back from vacation and i get another vacation at adventure aquarium because i hang out with pumpkin, one of the penguins. she said hi, hello. big weekend in camden as she's looking at me like i'm crazy but to tell us more about what happened here is kate beedine. >> hi good morning. >> what is going on here with some penguins you have and specifically pumpkins. >> she's one of our penguins, three years old, she was born here at the aquarium and she's part of our survival plan so she was born in the breeding program to help conservation efforts to make sure we keep good populations in the zoo and aquarium. >> you guys have something cool with another organization is that correct. >> that is correct. we are trying to help out a facility right in south africa
helping wild african penguins in the front line to help them with whatever problems in the wild. we are trying to raise money to help them out. >> if you come out to the adventure aquarium, we will do this right now you can paint with these guys. >> is that right. >> we offer parenting opportunities to sianni behind the scene. pumpkin will demonstrate original artwork our penguins do and you have the opportunity to buy it as well. >> so let's paint can we paint. >> absolutely. >> let's paint. >> pumpkin here will use orange and this is penguin safe, correct. >> absolutely, everything is penguin safe absolutely. >> help we got pumpkin out here she almost right away wanted to walk on the paint because she knows, she loves life. >> she knows what she is supposed to do so she's raring to go. >> pumpkin what will you make for to us day. >> i will make an original artwork. >> good girl. >> sometimes they do miss they
have their vision and we are trying to figure it out. >> i do too. >> go ahead girl. >> she's so good at it. >> right here. she's gun shy now. >> yes. >> she's air balling, but you can come down here obviously adventure aquarium and do with the cool penguins we have here. >> it is great cause, jim and brooke isn't this so awesome. >> i want you to bring the painting penguin back with you. >> look at that, picasso the penguin here. >> yeah. >> thanks, pat. >> all right. so you're on your computer and then it freezes, and then a message appears, telling to you call technical support. >> better do it, right? in the so fast as part of the new scam that tricked many people recently. three on your side explains how it works and tells but three ways to protect yourself three ways to protect yourself coming fios is not cable. three ways to protect yourself coming we're wired differently, which means we can fix things differently. thanks for calling fios. this is ryan. you can't tell me this cord isn't in.
i know it's in. it's in, but it's not working. i'm sending you a link to the my fios app that going to let me see what you're seeing. really? yes, mr. mcenroe... see that cord? just plug it into the connector on the right. so you can clearly see what's in and what's out? oh absolutely. i like that. tech support that lets your technician see the problem over your smartphone. only from fios.
i'm hillary clinton and i there's a racnow.ing on right the world's clean energy super power's either going to be germany, china, or us. and i'm going to make sure it's us. from 500 million solar panels installed
by the end of my first term, to precision manufacturing. we'll beat the competition and create new high wage jobs. we can do this, millions of jobs right here in america. that's my plan.
hackers don't always have to break into your computers, sometimes you let them in. this three on your side consumer report an old scam is making a come back. she was on her computer one day when. >> this pop up came up and it said it was from microsoft. >> there microsoft computer immediately froze and the pop up direct her to call the number on your screen to fix it.
>> he was from microsoft, and he needed to get inside of the computer. >> reporter: she decided to give him access. >> he was moving my mouse around. i did not have control any longer, he did. >> reporter: it wasn't microsoft. >> they say horrible thing is about to happen, urgent situation. >> cyber security experts say it is an old scam, now back in a big way. in the past few years microsoft has heard from over 175,000 customers, complaining about tech support scams. the conn artists often ask for payment to fix your computer. >> at that point they have your credit card. they have your expiration date home address. >> reporter: how can you you protect yourself is this never call a phone number on pop up, never give a stranger access to your computer and make sure to update anti virus programs and operating systems software she realized there was something wrong when the man asked if she did banking on the computer. >> bingo, a light bulb hit me
just went off i said what have i done. >> reporter: she immediately hung up and thinks twice when she sees a pop up. >> scammers haven't only been targeting microsoft users they pose as tech support for apple. coming up in the next hour of cbs-3 "eyewitness news" a signal from space. we will show you what scientists just discovered that could mean there are aliens out there. >> i believe it. >> to you want to go on a trip but can't afford a plane ticket we will tell you how to put them on lay away. plus this. >> this is way more than a friendly game of softball the purpose of this tournament in today's story of brotherly love when we come back.
we're following breaking news a deadly hit and run police have tracked down vehicle involved but the manhunt is underway for the driver, who hit a motorcyclist, and then took off. stop playing with me like i'm villain out here like i'm going crazy, i'm not. >> chris brownies out on bail and maintaining his thosens after getting a rested.
this morning we are hearing from the woman who he allegedly threatened, with a deadly weapon. donald trump announced surprise trip to mexico today, who he is heating with just hours ahead of his immigration speech. today is wednesday, last day of august, good morning, i'm jim donovan. i'm brooke thomas. the katie and meisha are keeping an eye on things this morning. >> we're not mad at august because we are hanging on to those nice temperatures, road are looking good you guys, we were waking up with a lot of stuff going on, but it is getting better. >> yes. >> we do still have have some fog issues and we have had a couple of fog things to look at and very localized, finding that fog, it is very difficult to see fog on a satellite but still low to the ground regardless but in southern new jersey and delaware that is where we will fine worst of any fog issues right now. even then we're talking about a half mile to under that, but it is still so localize that had luckily it i