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have a great thursday. . breaking at 4:30. a deadly ambush at a backyard party. >> one man is stabbed and another slashed in separate attacks at the same park. we're live in prospect park with details with who police have in custody. >> new jersey transit and the rail workers may be closing in a deal, we can only hope. i'm ken rosato. >> thank you for joining us. i'm shirleen allicot in for lori stokes.
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>> we're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic. here is bill evans with the accuweather forecast. >> march 10th! we have warm weather again on tap. yesterday's high was 77 degrees. today's high, 78 degrees. a spring fling continues today. now, you see on the seven-day forecast there, is rain for tonight. well, that will be on the evening hours, today, really nice. another record high will break the record of 74 set back in 2006 and then tonight with the rain coming in, cooler air from the northwest but it is 63 for friday, saturday, 62 on sunday. those pers are over 15 degrees warmer than normal for this time of the year. we'll talk more about that in the weekend forecast coming up in a moment. weather and traffic together every seven minutes. heather has the day off.
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no problems to report at this point. e train is back or clez. still have fast track work on the d and f. george, lincoln and holland overnight construction, it is just wrapping up and the roadway in jersey city, construction continues, going going to the patrick road. alternative night side parking rules are in e. >> thank you. we have breaking news in pennsylvania where five are dead and three hurt after gunfire erupted ate backyard party. it happened in wilkinsburg, that is just outside of pittsburgh. four women and a man were killed. another woman is hurt. it does not look like anyone at the party fired back at the gunman. a neighbor heard more than 20 gunshots police are searching for the shooters.
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out of brooklyn, a night at the park turns violent after two men were attacked just minutes apart. one was slashed. the other stabbed. eyewitness news reporter darla miles is live in prospect park with details on the man police darla? >> yes, the crime scene just wrapping up a few hours ago, one victim slashed in the hand. the other stabbed in the stomach, all of this starting at pack. the first incident was on a walking path. a suspect tried to rob a 30-year-old man. that man was able to fight him off but was slashed in the hand in the process. then there was a second incident. the same suspect stabbed a 43-year-old man in the stomach and stole his wallet. the suspect ran away but a 2-year-old man was arrested not long afterwards. his name has not yet been released.
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both victims taken to kings county hospital. reporting live in park slope, darla miles, channel seven, eyewitness news. 4:34 is our time right now. new jersey transit and rail workers union will meet again today in hopes they can hash out a deal and avoid a strike. mallory is live with what both sides are working with today. >>reporter: riders would say hopefully a deal. they will be here in newark to see what they can work out. riders don't know how to will play out but remain hopeful. >> lock it up, get it signed, let's keep it moving. >>reporter: that is the union's hope as they sit at the negotiation table. hammer out a deal and avoid a sunday morning strike. >> we want to make sure the numbers you're proposing are accurate in every degree. >>reporter: the unions and new jersey transit will review the counter proposals. if things are moving in a
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possible the looming strike can be delayed. >> if we're discussing something and the progress is going in the right direction, we'll postpone it. >> we'll remain talking until it is settled sna if it is not settled, there is the possibility of chaos. the contingency lan can only handle 1/-- plan can only handle 1/3 of the commuters. >> it will be hectic. >>reporter: and it certainly could potentially get hectic. those conversations will resume this morning. live in newark, mallory houfd, channel seven, eyewitness news. police need your help finding the person who shoved platform. he pushed the man onto the tracks last month. the victim suffered a bruised arm and leg but managed to get
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time is 4:36, a third person is in police custody and being questioned in connection with tuesday's drug bush in bushwick that ended with a detective injured by friendly fire. they released new video. the officers are seen trying to stop a minivan, the driver, 45-year-old oscar vera struck another car and hit another detective who faces charges. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic beginning with meteorologist bill evans. >> let's look outside! here is what is going on. we're looking at clear to partly cloudy skies as we look at the camera on the roof across the park and we'll be looking at skies that will start out with clear skies. temperatures, look at that, 65 degrees this morning, normal overnight low is 33, yow! that is warm for this hour of the day.
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at a breezy blend today and saturday. tomorrow another record high. rain and showers tonight. cooler weather comes in for tomorrow and saturday and we'll be looking at temperatures next week, above normal for this time of the year. saturday night into sunday, we spring forward with the clock. weather and traffic together every seven minutes. >> don't be late heading to the subways heading to the d and f. keep in mind that the trains rerouted due to fast track work. that is on the d and f. lirr new jersey transit running on or close to schedule. they're wrapping construction. watch for volume, cross bronx westward. that is on going construction. traffic is building quickly through that stretch. if you're taking a ride to the covered roadway to new jersey, heading to the holland it is on going construction.
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here is a look at the lie construction. this is overnight construction over on the lie and also the other web cam. this is a look at the staten island expressway to the bradley avenue. overnight construction wrapping. no problems out toward the verrazno bridge. the outer bridge crossing still moving along smoothly as well. alternate side parking rules are in effect for today. back over to you. >> it is 4:38. still ahead on eyewitness news this morning. a pothole causes a large scale jam on the run way. outspoken gun rights advocate is shot while driving with her 4-year-old son. who's hand was on the trigger and the mom could face charges. you will join me in singing wild, wild horses.
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. 4:41. pothole problems have no limits in the five burroughs. ask the hundreds of people who had to wait until this morning to fly out of laguardia airport. an eight-foot hole opened up on the three, on run way three. it has been repaired. it did wreck the plans of hundreds of air travellers. hundreds, dozens at least of planes were backed up for hours leading to delays for hundreds of people. passengers had to sit and wait and wait. >> it is 45 minutes, we're hanging around in the air. >> circling around. delayed on the ground for a little while in miami and air. >> i'll try to make it to yonkers.
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buddy and make it to newark in the morning. >> the port authority is not sure how the pothole formed. the mayor of flint michigan says the city will suspend sending bills to the residents who can't drink the contaminated water. it will give them time receive the money. it will give $600 as a credit on their bills. a state of emergency is in effect right now in louisiana where thousands have been forced to evacuate their homes as flood waters rise. storms dumped as much as a foot of rain yesterday and more severe weather is expected to hit the south today. the louisiana national guard is working to help people in those flooded neighborhoods. why did the mini horses cross the road? it is a question pondered in south florida. they have a lot of time on their hands.
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30 miles west of miami. they slipped through a gap in the fence. highway patrol officers managed to keep them under control and away from traffic. the petite ponies were rounded up by the end of rush. >> miniature horses are a hot commodity. they have >> we'll bring one to the studio later. >> i would love it. >> meteorologist bill evans with the exclusive accuweather forecast. >> we have a live picture in astoria looking down the east river here. we have southwest wind which cuts across from big alice down to one world trade we can see this morning. here is the chrysler building. a good look over to brooklyn. pretty warm here and the temperature here is way warm. 32 degrees warmer than normal. 65 degrees. it is just really warm.
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the winds are southwest and the pressure is right at 30, a mark of fair weather. 77, our record high. massmassapequa is at 60. the inland numbers -- the wind goes southwest and it keeps the coastal sections cooler because the water temperature in the atlantic is 41 degrees. we have this wind out of the southwest, so that keeps the inland areas warm it is a land breeze basically and you get to the wind coming across the atlantic and long island sound and makes the coastal sections cooler. we'll see that again today. also today, up to the north. there is a frontal boundary. there can be a couple of showers today in duchess, sullivan, orange county, but back to the west, this is the front that will bring us rain tonight and that gets here late. so today, we'll be in the 60s this morning, we'll cool down a
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we'll be in the mid and upper 70s. there will be showers around poughkeepsie and orange and sullivan and the other showers for the rest of the area comes in tonight. the front keeps sagging down in the area. 1:00 a.m. we have showers, temperatures in the 60s there, will be a few sprinkles at this time tomorrow morning but then the sun will break out about seven #:00, 8:00, just after sunrise and we'll have a nice day. it will be a little cooler, temperatures will be in the allow 60s but those numbers will be over 15 degrees warmer than normal. good weekend coming up, too. spring is shaping up. the jet stream is to the north. so we're going to be seeing a lot of shots of frequent warm air episodes coming up from the south with high pressure in the atlantic as we go into spring. that means a mild to warm spring. sunshine, breezy. 60 south shore island coast of connecticut, we have 78. off and on rain, 54, tomorrow,
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63 degrees. a nice start to the weekend. 63 on saturday. we're looking at 62 on sunday. a cloudy day. there might be a shower sunday night but that is not a big deal. your weekend is really good. monday we have a few showers, temperatures even next week are warmer than normal for this time of the year. awesome! >> we have a nice weekend coming up. >> good looking. >> you're talking about the weather. i thought you were talking about bill. >> he is good looking too. we tell him this all the time at noon. >> no, no, no. >> we flatter him all the time. >> we need to bring in debbie to rescue us all. >> especially bringing us good news. >> we're surrounded by these hand some men. >> it is 20 delow windshield, he -- below windshield. he is the ugliest! >> he will turn on you. >> i'm not going to say he is lying. >> it is all about the sweet talk. you look better with the sweet talk.
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to start off by telling you about the subway. subway is running on time. fast track work going on the d and f. new jersey transit on time. keep in mind with the looming strike, a possibility on monday, you will have extra service with park and ride service at p and n bank art center. hamilton station, metro park station and ramsey route 17. we'll keep an eye on that for you. george, lincoln and holland construction clearing right now at the george washington bridge on the upper level and over on the cross bronx westbound at 3rd avenue, construction continues so traffic is backing up here on the cross bronx west out toward 3rd avenue in the bronx. over on 139, the covered roadway in jersey city it is on going construction. we'll go outside. i'll show you the lie. lie westbound moving pretty
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alternate side parking rules are in effect. back over to you. >> thank you. 4:48. a florida mom is in stable condition after getting shot, get this, by her 4-year-old son. a police officer spotted the car pulled over. the driver had been shot in the back by her own son with her own handgun. she is a gun advocate. she could face criminal charges for not properly securing the weapon. >> the florida statute is specific and it it does state that at adult household member or the child's guardian is responsible for taking all matures necessary to keep firearms out of the reach of young people. >> detectives have not been able to interview gilt and any decision will not come until after they can speak with her. a queen's community is coming together to mourn the
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killed trying to break up a fight. sai a vigil was held last night outside martin party supply. he died after getting hit in the head by a man wielding a metal pipe. the fight started next door to his store over the weekend. surveillance video shows the shop owner going to break up the fight armed with a metal rod to defend himself. that is when one of the men attacked. >> trying to avoid a fight. he got involved and you know, he got caught at the wrong time by he came from guatemala. he has his own party store. now he lost everything. >> the man accused in the violent attack was arrested and charged. investigators say 21-year-old victor mendoza was blinded by a drunken rage and had no shop owner. a boston area chipotle set to reopen today two days after being shut down due to a norovirus scare. they closed their doors tuesday
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. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic here on eyewitness news this morning. we're looking at clear skies. great visibility from brooklyn building to lower manhattan. showers are to the north. this is a back door cold front. the reason we e call it a back door cold front is when systems come from the north, we call that the back door. it comes right like that. it will drop down during the day today. normal weather patterns evolve from west to east. we'll look at that today and that will be sliding southward and bringing us a few showers that will be around today.
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here in the overnight hours, 65 around the park to 57 around monticello. 60 around staten island. debbie is looking at the traffic. >> good morning bill, good morning everyone, lirr metro north and new jersey transit running on or close to schedule. because of the strike, a possibility on monday, with new jersey transit. keep in mind you'll be cross honored. there will be enhanced bus service as well if the strike does indeed happen. you'll be cross honored with new jersey transit light rail passes. private carrier buses, path trains, new york water way service. so, again, that will help you out but you'll have to budget a lot of extra time if the strike does go into effect on monday morning. let's go back over to our maps. i'll tell you what else is happening. keep in mind. if you're going to be taking a ride over to the george, lincoln and holland, overnight construction is cleared. i'll show you the l.i.e., the l.i.e.
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patrick hole brook roads. alternative side parking rules are in effect. it is 4:55. police in jersey city are searching for a man who invaded a woman's home and raped her. he wore gloves so he didn't leave fingerprints as he went looking for an open door. he got into a building, looked for an open door inside a building, broke into a woman's home and attacked. police have thrown out much of the belongings of a homeless woman who was pushing around a car van of carts along manhattan's side. the carts were filled from everything from bottles to wood. she even had an air conditioner. city officials say sandra gonzalez's carts have been blocking sidewalks and causing traffic problems. she tells eyewitness news she collects things to sell. they're trying to convince her to give up the carts and move into a shelter. guns, drugs, jewelry and money were seized when police
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in east harlem. investigators arrested 22 men and women in a raid yesterday. the suspects are all accused of being part of a drug ring that sold heroin and pcp in manhattan and the bronx. police also seized 14 illegal guns. kilos of heroin. more than $200,000 in diamond jewel jeechl the prime minister of canada making a special to the white house today. justin true doe is the first idea naddian in 20 dwreerz -- canadian in broadway to enter the white house. cast members hamilton say they've been invited to the white house. michelle obama wants the cast to be part of a special student workshop. heck, so do we! the cast will answer questions and perform select songs from hamilton. >> so talented.
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stunning mug shot is now a freeman aiming to put those good looks to work. jeremy meeks mug shot went viral with on people commenting on his blue eyes and cheek bones. he may be ready to retire from a life of crime and venture into modelling. he hired an agent to handle endorsements. i mean, seriously! >> we're following breaking news out of pennsylvania this is a horrible, violent night at a backyard bbq when two gun men stormed a party with guns blazing. the search is on for shooters right now. >> parents in newark are upset after they weren't told about lead contamination in dozens of
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. good morning we're following breaking news at 5:00 a.m.. a pair of gun men on the run after busting into a backyard bbq and killing five people in pennsylvania. >> and we're live in newark where a big day of negotiations is set to take place ahead of a possible new jersey transit strike this weekend. >> and break out the shades and the short sleeves, baby, we're in for record breaking warmth again today. good morning, i'm ken rosato. >> i hear you! thank you for joining us. i'm shirleen allicot in for lori stokes. today is thursday, march 10th.
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minutes away from weather and traffic. the man of the hour, bill evans with the accuweather forecast. >> we'll look at the beach. if you went there yesterday, you had a glorious day. it was 81 degrees from as berry park to tom's river. we're at 65 for 5:00 a.m.. it it will be a nice day today. we'll be looking at temperatures across long island that will hang in the 60s to the mid-50's like east hampton. the wind will come out of the southeast. we're at 61 newark, tom's river. we'll be looking at the wind again. the wind profiles out of the southwest and with the southwest wind, that will give us, you know, once again, cooler temperatures at the south facing shores. there are showers to the north that will bring rain to the west coming in for tonight. today we'll warm to 78, blast another record high.
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to 20 miles an hour out of the southwest today. it will be blow torching. debbie is looking at the and traffic. >> subways are running on or close to schedule. lirr metro north, new jersey transit on or close. george, lincoln and holland construction cleared look for an accident on the belt west. sdpt blocking at least one lane there and the southern state parkway heading out toward eagle avenue, an accident reported at&t as well. watch out for stop and go traffic. construction. let's go outside to the web cam. let's look at fdr drive 70s. you can see construction, so watch for some delays. alternate side parking rules are in effect. back to you! 5:02. we're following breaking news out of pennsylvania. police there are searching for two gunman after an ambush style
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during a backyard party at a home in wilkinsburg. it is just outside of pittsburgh. two men stormed the backyard and opened fire. four woman and a man were killed. it not look like anybody at the party were able to fire back at the gun men. a neighbor heard over 20 gunshots during attack. it is back to the bargaining table today in an effort to avoiding crippling strike by new jersey transit workers in three days. >> eyewitness news reporter mallory hoff is live in newark. has progress been made at this point? >>reporter: a little bit of progress. riders are hopeful about can the strike be avoided? that remains to be seen. if you look here, customers have been warned about the potential sunday strike but the union now saying it could be postponed. both sides took a break from negotiating yesterday to go over each other's counter proposals. the union says if there are
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favor of the proposals, sunday's 24 hours. >> our concern has always been get it done sooner rather than later and we would like to negotiate it at the table. i don't think an undo stress on the commuters of new jersey transit helps anybody. >> we'll remain talking until we can get this thing se. >>reporter: again, still really unclear how this thing will play out. if a strike does, in fact, happen, a contingency plan would go into effect. the plan, as you heard, would only cover about 1/3 of riders. live in newark, mallory hoff, channel seven, eyewitness news. >> thank you. republican presidential candidate ted cruz is hoping to pick up a key endorsement from a former rival. jeb bush. hillary clinton and bernie sanders battle it out on the debate stage in the all important state of florida.
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now live from washington. >>reporter: is it was a sharp and straight to the issues debate. both candidates, hillary clinton and bernie sanders trying to build themselves up as they head toward another big voting day. >> here they are again, days after a debate in flint, michigan, and four hours after a stunning primary contest win in michigan for bernie sanders. sanders and hillary clinton battling it out in miami. >> excuse me, excuse me. >>reporter:. in a bi- lingual debate, both offering their pitch. >> i would not deport children. i don't want to deport family members. >> i don't want to deport children. >>reporter:. clinton was pressed on her e-mails. >> i did not send or receive any e-mails marked classified at the time. >>reporter: after sanders was asked to explain his praise for cuban dictator castro in the 1980s. >> answer the question.
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>> clinton pounced. >>reporter: that is not the kind of revolution of values that i ever want to see anywhere. >> but clinton is dominating in the polls, even if she were to lose all five states voting on tuesday by double tickets, she could still win the nomination. the candidates often pointing out the weaknesses but both taking aim at the republican frontrunner sglr is donald trump a race sglisz. >> is trafficking prejudice and paranoia has no place in the political system. >> we do not, as donald trump and others have done, resort to racism and bigotry. >> sanders and clinton were asked their positions were -- >> they talked about times they stood up for immigrants. as for the republican candidate, they're in miami. they'll debate there tonight.
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seven, eyewitness news. >> thank you for that. thousands of mourners have paid their final respects to former first lady nancy reagan and thousands more are expected today. mrs. reagan's closed casket is sitting inside the reagan national presidential labor rareny california -- library in california for a private viewing and fair well. many mourners left messages on sheets of paper near the entrance. a private funeral is planned tomorrow. stay with eyewitness news as we pay tribute to former first lady nancy reagan. we'll stream live coverage of the visitation and funeral on abc7ny.com beginning today at 1:00 p.m. and to 2:00 p.m.. time is 5:07. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic beginning with meteorologist bill evans and the accuweather forecast. >> we have sunshine coming your way today because we have clear skies right now. some really mild temperatures outside.
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it is going to be really a warmer day than yesterday. can you believe that? maybe by one degree. certainly it will feel great. there are showers up to the north from albany. that is a back door, kind of slides south. this front slides west to east today. before this gets here, we'll warm up nicely. your temperature at eight is 66. 78 this afternoon smashing, baby, the old record high of 74 set back in 2006. kiddos, a jacket or sweater is all you need this morning. after school, what great weather for being outside after school. get outside! i give it an a plus. weather then heather every seven minutes except it is debbie. >> good morning, everybody, subway is on or close to schedule.
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15-minute delays by hoboken due to signal problems. otherwise on or close. look for problems, westbound belt into the mill basin bridge with a collision there and it is busy on the southern state west at eagle avenue. an accident in nassau county and minor delays at the hudson river crossings to the fdr drive southbound heading through the 70, overnight construction, just about cleared. alternate side in effect. back over to you. >> thank you. 5:09. still ahead on eyewitness news this morning, the surprising stash of weapons found inside a brooklyn home and what led officers there in the first
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. welcome back. in brooklyn a man has been arrested on weapons charges after a fire at his home turpd up p -- turned up a different kind of heat. he is a retired corrections officer who lives in the apartment with wife and kids. he is not a danger to anyone in the community. >> it is crazy. wrong. he looked like he keep a lot of junk. that is it. he was a collector, a hoarder. you should have seen all of the stuff he had. >> nobody was hurt in the fire. six were displaced. water fountains at 30 newark school buildings will be shut off once again today after discovery of elevated levels of lead in water samples. notices are posted not to drink the water and water coolers have been delivered. school officials were notify
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parents were frustrated because they were just told about it yesterday. concerned parents can have their children tested for lead at the newark health department. >> i'm going to buy this guy something special for lunch today. >> he deserves it. >> 5:15. meteorologist bill evans with the accuweather forecast. >> i would love to have lunch with you today, but i'll be out with the people. here we go, we'll be seeing beautiful weather today as we look from our camera right here. times square looking south. temperatures are warm. humidity, southwest wind, pressure is steady at to yesterday's high. 77, a record high, normal is 48. ouch! there you go. 29 degrees warmer than normal. we'll look at warmer weather today. a very mild morning with temperatures in the mid-60's. we'll be likely to break today's high of 74 in 2006. there are a few more clouds today.
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north but that is about it. here are the record highs from yesterday. newark broke the high of 82. smashed it, baby and there you can see the part with 77, la guarda. 77, islip, 78. because it is cooler on the south basin shores, tying the record high at 60 degrees. all right, you got in the party too. of # six from kingston to poughkeepsie. 56 around carmel. 52 bridge port. the numbers are way warmer than normal. we have a southwest wind today. that will warm things up nicely. we'll look at the showers i was telling you about here. above 84 today but this is a back door front that comes down this way. this is the front that comes this way, and so that gives us rain showers tonight. you'll see our temperatures around 60 to 62 by 8:00. here comes the showers from poughkeepsie to monticello. the sunshine here and a southwest wind. everybody warms up today. here comes the rain tonight. midnight, after midnight, and
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morning, a couple of showers but the sun breaks out by 8:00 and we have a cooler day but a sunny day tomorrow and the temperatures are going to get into the low 60s by the afternoon. tomorrow, the overnight lows will be in the mid and upper 40s. it will be closer to normal. this afternoon, with the wind out of the southwest, notice at bridge port, we have 68, islip 64, 54 at month tag. tom's river will get to 80 and so will morris town. record warmth again, sunny, breezy, 60s on the south shore of long island. coastal connecticut where it is seven #. occasional rain tonight starting late until 11:00 tonight and overnight. then tomorrow, that is we have sunshine, 63 degrees. your accuweather seven-day forecast. we have sunshine on friday and saturday and we have cloudy skies on sunday, sunday, you have to set the clocks forward so don't forget because saturday night into sunday, because we
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setting the clocks. it is that time. we go to daylight savings time. the sun will be up longer late in the day and nice folks like us will be back in the dark. but not for long. just for, another 4, 5 weeks. >> six weeks. >> i can't believe it. i can't believe we're already changing the clocks. >> it is that time! >> it was kind of like, when you're in school, the last month of school, you had the pieces of paper you tomorrow off for the -- tore off for the month until school that is what i do with weather. >> no wonder the pieces of paper were on the weather room floor. >> now we know why. good morning, everybody! we'll start out by telling you about the path trains. journal square to 33rd by hoboken it is all due to signal problems, ferry on time, buses on time. lirr metro north. other than that, the new jersey transit on time.
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strike going into effect at 12:01 sunday. we'll tell you about bus service, enhanced bus service. again, keep in mind, there will be enhanced bus service if the strike does go into effect contingency plans in effect. so here are your stations and there will be va bus service to debt -- extra bus service to get you around. alternate side parking rules are in effect for today. 5:17 with temperatures near 80 degrees, sounds like the perfect time to enjoy a cold brewski. responsibly, find out why a
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. canada's prime minister is the guest of honor at tonight's white house state dinner. the stables are set for the event which features american and canadian cuisine. prime minister justin trudeau is the first leader to be celebrated for 20 years. his father was the guest of honor at the 1977 white house state dinner hosted by president carter. here is tonight's menu. a duck appetizer. guests will be served an
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canadian whisky. desserts include a pecan cake and bite sized treats. are you salivating. >> have you ever heard of disco fries? >> yes. they put gravy and everything you can imagine on top of frepy fries. it is -- french fries. it is awesome. you have a serving of puting. >> i guess a need to go to canada. >> notice how my jacket was doing that? it is 5:21. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic with the accuweather forecast. >> they're celebrating down on the jersey shore. not bad. >> oh canada! our home and native land. here we go. we're looking at temperatures of 65 in the park. 61 north east. the numbers are way, way warm
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next seven hours we warm right to 71 by noon time. 78 degrees later on this afternoon. we'll have a lot of sunshine. today is the last day we'll be in the 70s. we'll cool down before we get into the 60s. temperatures way warm which we'll talk about on the accuweather seven-day forecast. debbie in for heather this morning. >> good morning, everybody, on the path trains, normal service resumes because of earlier problems. just minor delays, ferries and buses on or close. lirr, metro north new jersey transit on time. with the possibility of a strike, at 12:01 sunday morning, you will see enhanced bus service also cross honoring with rail passes will be taking place week days on the new jersey transit buses. light rail lines, private carrier buses, new york water way and sea streets. we'll keep an eye on that for
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the maps, westbound belt at the mill basin bridge, an alternate cleared. alternate side parking rules are in effect. it is 5:23.
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avocados from mexico . breaking overnight. five people are dead after gun men storm a bbq celebration and open fire. >> a robber on the attack in a popular brooklyn park stabs one victim and slashes another just minutes apart. we have new reaction this morning. >> the record breaking warmth back for yet another day before a little bit of a cool down this weekend. we'll take what we can get. i'm ken rosato. >> we thank you for joining us.
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today is thursday, march 10th. >> it is so nice to have you with us. >> happy to be here. >> you're never more than seven minutes a fwrachl the forecast. here is bill evans with the accuweather forecast. >> we have another great day. record high temperatures today. record warm, 65 this hour and we're looking at that dropping a degree or two. the normal overnight low is 33 in the city to 23 north and west. look. 53, 30 degrees warmer than normal. 66 in poughkeepsie. 52 around bridge port. 52 around long island. a lot of sun. notice the wind today. wind picks up ahead of the front as opposed to yesterday. the blow torching west, southwest wind is what will warm the temperature up to 78 by the afternoon. we'll talk about rain tonight, cooler temperatures ahead. the weekend, too, all in the accuweather seven-day forecast. debbie is in for heather.
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transit on or close to schedule. subway on time. pathways on or close to closed. beeline buses moving smoothly. watch for slow downs in the westbound belt at the mill basin bridge with an accident and on the southern state westbound there. reports of a problem on 84 east at the beaconox bridge. a collision, here is a look at the george washington bridge inbound moving okay. outbound as you approach the disabled truck. volume on the cross bronx and going over to the web cam. i'll show you a look at the l.i.e. expressway. alternate side parking rules are in effect. 5:31. we have breaking news. five people are dead, three hurt after an ambush attack during a backyard party in pennsylvania. it broke out at a home outside of pittsburgh. police say one gunman ran into the backyard and started shooting. when people rushed toward a house, another person in the side yard opened fire.
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hearing from an eyewitness news. >> their street is always quiet. nothing but kids on the street to see that, it is new. it is shocking everyone else up here. i'm shaken. it is pretty bad. >> four women and one man were killed. two men are in critical condition. another woman is also in the hospital right now. police are searching for at least two gun men. it is 5:32. new this morning, police have caught the man behind two knife attacks in brooklyn. we've spoken with a concerned jogger. darla miles is live at the scene in prospect park. good morning. >>reporter: even though the suspect is in custody, that is of great concern to lots of joggers who are already out here. there were two people stabbed in prospect park. one slashed in the hand, the other in the stomach. the first incident happened around 11:30 last night on a walking path near lincoln road and east drive. police say that is when the suspect tried to rob a 30-year-old man.
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able to fight the suspect off, butt slashed in the hand in the process. minutes later there was a second incident near park side and ocean avenues here. the same suspect stabbed a # 43-year-old man in the stomach and stole his wallet and ran away. a 26-year-old man was taken into custody. >> i'm very concerned. i've been in the park for about 33 years and i'm out here at 3, 4, now we don't want to do that anymore. we're coming in groups because we're afraid. it is not safe as it used . >> now, the suspect, his name has not been released, and the charges are pending in both incidents, both victims in this case were taken to kings county hospital. reporting live in park slope, darla miles, channel seven, eyewitness news. >> thank you. negotiators are back at the
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days a away from a possible new jersey transit strike. both sides have reportedly made some progress. eyewitness news reporter mallory hoff is live in newark this morning. mallory? >>reporter: good morning. that's right. progress has been made but i have spoken with a number of passengers this morning and over the last few days. many of them telling us they're hopeful but concerned. >> lock it up. get it signed and let's keep moving. >> that is the union os hope for talks as both sides sit down at negotiating table, hammer out a deal and avoid a sunday morning strike. >> you want to make sure the numbers you're proposing are accurate in every degree. >> today, the unions and new jersey transit will review each other os counter proposals. if things are moving in a positive direction it is possible the looming strike could be delayed. >> if we're discussing something at the table and we think that the progress is going in the right direction, we postpone it for 24 hours. >> we'll remain talking until we
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>> if it is not settled there, is the potential for chaos. the contingency plan can only handle about a third of the 100,000 commuters that will be affected. >> we can't replicate the railroad with buses. >> commuters are getting nervous. >> it will be hectic. it will be hectic. >> things can get hectic quickly depending of course objection how things go today. talks will resume this morning. mallory hoff, channel seven, eyewitness news. >> thank you. there are lots of contingency plans in place. if negotiations don't work out. we've set-up a page with what you need to know to get around if there is a strike. time is 5:35, a third suspect is in police custody in connection with tuesday's drug bust in brooklyn that ended with a detective shot by his own partner. police released new video of the incident in bushwick.
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you can see officers trying to stop a minivan. 45-year-old oscar vera struck another car and dragged a detective. he faces charges, including assault of a police officer. a rapist is on the run this morning after a violent attack in jersey city. the suspect was caught on surveillance cameras entering the victim's home in the middle of the night. police say he wore gloves so he did not leave a fingerprint as he went along prevonia avenue. he got into a building, looked for an open door, broke into the woman's home and attacked. a kweeb queen's community is -- a queen's community is coming together to mourn the death of a local business owner. a vigil was held outside martin quiej's party supply store. he died after getting hit in the head by a man wielding a metal pipe. the fight started next to quiej's store over the weekend. the shop owner went to break up
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to defend himself. that is when one of the men attacked. >> trying to avoid a fight, he got involved and got caught at the wrong time by a situation. he dpram guatemala -- a dpram guatemala for a better life here. >> 21-year-old victor r mendoza was blindby a drunken rage and had no motivation to kill the shop owner. police have another clue as they search for a man wanted for shoving someone off of a manhattan subway platform. here is a picture of the suspect. he pushed a man onto the tracks, inside the west 4th street station last month. the victim suffered a bruised arm and leg but managed to get back onto the platform on his own, fortunately. police are also looking for the people responsible for a stabbing on a subway platform in brooklyn.
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scene yesterday afternoon. the 22-year-old victim was stabbed while being attacked by a group. he is expected to survive. it is 5:38. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic. meteorologist bill evans with the acforecast -- accuweather forecast. >> we have a beautiful sunrise coming up at 6 :00. we'll be at dawn here in a bit. it will be really nice. this is our last week daytime of seeing the sunrise at 6:15, 6:17, next week it will be 7:17 because we'll be going to daylight savings time this weekend. you'll set the clocks forward. clouds this morning and clear to partly cloudy skies. it will bring showers right here around binghampton, albany, this comes to us tonight with the showers, in the meantime, we'll look at sunshine and warm weather.
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78 this afternoon, beautiful weather and tonight we'll have a gorgeous sunset through the this evening. at the bus stop, kiddos it will be partly cloudy this morning, temperature about 65 to 78 later on today. get outside! it will be great. debbie is in the traffic center what is going on out there? >> good morning to you, bill, good morning, everybody, subway running on or close to schedule. no problems to report. there still moving og okay with the path trains, earlier problems, journal square to 33rd cleared. ferries on the time. no problems with the beeline buses. let's go to the belt parkway into the mill basin bridge, a crash. a collision, going outside to the camera, here is a look at the l.i.e. westbound moving fine, getting right out to the queens out at lakeville road. alternate side parking rules are in effect. 5:39.
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a headache for passengers at laguardia when a pothole creates a standstill. that's right, a pothole on the run way.
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mysterious rashes popping governor andrew cuomo: there is an unhealthy income inequality gap that is only growing. if you work full-time you shouldn't have to choose between paying the rent and buying food. i say lift up the working families of this state and pay a real decent wage. we fight until this nation fulfills its promise of opportunity for all and that's what this
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. the port authority is trying to figure out what caused the pothole that busted holes and lots of passengers delays. they tried to break up the eight-foot crater. it was on the three of the 13. however, they couldn't do anything about the delays. flights were backed up for hours with many of them cancelled. it left travellers lives up in the air. >> 45 minutes, hanging around in
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circling for 45 minutes. delayed on the ground in miami and 45 minutes circling around the air. >> i'll try to make it to yonkers stay in a hotel, stay with a buddy and make it to newark in the morning if all goes well. >> he was stuck an additional 45 minutes in miami. poor guy. it took about six hours for crews to patch the hole. dermatologists in flint, michigan are reaching out to residents to knee the contaminated water is causing stin irritation. several people started developing rashes shortly after the city moved the water source to the flint river. that is when lead leaked from the pipes into the tap water. dermatologists want to know if there is a link. >> we're in a situation th unprecedented, you know, it hasn't happened to many people. we're trying to keep an open mind and gather as much accurate information as we can. >> doctors say they will offer free consultations as they work to figure out if there is a correction between the patients
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flint is saying that residents won't have to pay their water bills for the next month. that is thanks to $30 million in state aid. the mayor says each utility officer should get a credi $600 but that is not enough to satisfy everyone. some flint residents plan legal action to block all future water bill s. it is bad and getting worse. >> absolutely. >> you just turn on a faucet. you never give a thought there and what they're going through it is horrible. meteorologist bill evans joins us with the accuweather forecast. >> looking at the chrysler building from our camera and we're looking over across to flushing bay. to laguardia airport where they were circling around yesterday while the pothole patrol was hard at work. if you've ever been stuck in traffic behind the pothole patrol, it is finally happening to air traffic.
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starting out really warm. we're looking at a morning of 65 degrees to start day. normal overnight low is 33. 32 degrees warmer than normal. humidity is dry, winds are southwest. that is pushing up all of the warm air to us and the pressure has been rising, yesterday's high, 77 with an r by it. record high. broke the old record of 69. normal is 47. sun suppose at 6:15. it will be gorgeous. likely to break another record today. a few showers, especially with the front. around 82, newark, that slashed the record high. 77 in the park, likewise. laguardia, 75 islip 68, coastal connecticut, tied the record high at 60. always cooler this time of the year because of the southwest winds that come in because of the high pressure in the atlantic. with the water temperature at
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we'll see it again today the wind profiles are out of the southwest here coming up. that will continue. as we go into the day, we have clouds and sun headed your way. the back door front will drop to about the northern suburbs and later, this front comes from the west. that will be tonight april head of, that we'll warm up nicely. the inland areas warm up nicely today. the coastal sections will be cooler in the 60s again. then, here comes the front from the north and the front kind of from the west come together and we have the showers overnight. we're looking at 10ths and a left over shower for early tomorrow morning at this time. by 7, 8:00, the sun is out and we warm into the low 60s which will be 50 degrees. a stray shower to the north and west. your accuweather forecast record warmth.
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coastal connecticut, cloudy and mild tonight, rain showers sart starting around 11:00, midnight. high is 63. here is your accuweather seven-day forecast. mild mix of on saturday. 63, the better day of the weekend. sunday is cloudy but still the temperature, 62 degrees. so it is going to be a nice weekend coming up, get outside, and enjoy. >> you know people are. >> oh, yeah. >> i have a brand new polaris beach bike. >> here we go with the bike. >> look out for him on the bike. >> i have a little bell on it and a basket. >> a pink basket with flowers. >> i'll be like pedalling et down the beach at sag harbor. >> please rescue us. >> here he comes! >> did i say heather? >> i'm sorry, debbie, force of habit. >> please rescue us. >> good morning, everybody,
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new jersey transit running on or close. with the possibility of a strike at 12:01 sunday. contingency plans are in effect. there will be enhanced bus service for new jersey commuters from ramsey route 17 station. metro park, pnc bank art center and hamilton rail center to help you out. we're on the l.i.e. westbound moving slowly as you get to old nichols road. expect delays. alternate side parking rules are in effect. it is 5:48. still ahead on eyewitness news this morning, turning his life around after spending time in prison. the man known as the hot convict. is hopeful for his future. what
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. the man nicknamed the hot convict. remember now? at the center of a viral mug shot is looking to make some money for it. online admirers commented on jeremy meeks striking blue eyes and chicagoled cheek bones. he was -- chiseled cheek bones he was released from prison yesterday. he hired an agent to handle his modelling offers. he posted a picture with his manager on instagram. saying i want to thank my family and everyone. i am overwhelmed and grateful for what lies ahead. >> maybe he'll be a famous guy. >> i think so. >> good for him. folks are flocking to see
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the city is home to a pair of bald eagles. thousands have come to take a look at warren and rachel. couples actually squatting. they took over a nest that belonged to a pair keet. it is a beautiful way to start or end the day. >> we love being outside, so it is nice to start early and it is nice that the weather is nice this early in the season. >> bald eagles swooping down and grabbing a fish in front while i was fishing in second grade and i've been hooked on birds. >> the parakeet disposition need all of that space, clearly. a selfie. a tortoise in arizona is proving again that social media is the human. owl, i believe his name is. he photo bombed the doctor seen in the picture with him. young, excuse me.
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>> he probably says that to the guy to his right looks good fo. >> that is a good looking guy. >> 5:53. we're following breaking news out of pennsylvania.
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a pair of gun men shoot and (harold) looks like australia. (rob) i'm telling you, it's a western omelette. (jeremy) fellas! (harold) hey! what you got there? (jeremy) a new york lottery scratch-off game. you know, for fun. even here. oh, look. it's carol. (harold) that is how you get to be senior associate supervisor. (avo) take a break from the excpected.
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. it is 5:55. you're never more than seven minutes away. minutes away. it is seven more or less, we're there! seven days a week. weather and traffic together every seven minutes. we're looking down the beach here this morning. it is spring fever. i must be at 110. it is really nice. look how pretty it is. the sunrise. down the board walk. 61 newark. the numbers are way warm for this hour in the day.
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temperatures running about 28 degrees warmer than normal this time of the year. all right debbie, what is going on this morning. >> good morning, bill. seeing delays on the subways delays with prince street. lirr new jersey transit on time. with the possibility of a strike going into effect 12:01 sunday morning, you'll have enhanced bus service offered to you for the week days and you'll be cross honored with trains and new york water way ferries, alternate side in effect. back to you. >> thank you so much. 5:56, happening today, mayor bill de blasio and eric sneiderman will hold a housing meeting on a including tomorrowy affordable housing in a third of new construction. we're closing in on #:00,
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on eyewitness news, rail workers heading back to the bargaining table today hoping to reach an agreement with new jersey transit officials. what is being discussed to avoid a possible strike. >> former presidential candidate offering words of wisdom for the remaining republican contenders days before the primary. >> a startling discovery inside a home guns can ammo, that i alright guys. i want to show you some cutting edge technology. this is a vhs tape.
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of carnage near pittsburgh. five are dead and several more hurt. >> two men targeted by a violent robber near prospect park. one suspect is in custody. >> if you enjoyed yesterday's early dose of s heat, you'll love today. good morning i'm shirleen allicot in for lori stokes. >> i'm ken rosato. thanks for joining us. today is thursday, march 10th. you're never more than seven minutes away from weather and traffic beginning with meteorologist bill evans and the accuweather forecast. >> let's look down the jersey shore from asberry park. it will be a really nice morning. great morning to be here at the beach. the temperature was 81 degrees in the afternoon. that is because of the southwest wind which is a land breeze. we'll start the day at 64 which is very comfortable. it should be around 33. look at the hudson river valley at 67 and kingston and poughkeepsie. we're looking at 54 nor walk

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