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fluzone high-dose vaccine. test. >> news from overnight, a house hit by gunfire. a flying bullet woke up a woman. you will hear how she actually avoided getting hurt. trouble on the rails, it all has to do with the change of seasons. just ahead see how leaves can december the brakes on your morning compute. it's cool, cooler than average, not enough for a coat. our cameras caught some people on campus if short sleeves. it's a nice night tonight. they're probably excited about their football team making history tonight him good morning. this is nbc news today.
let's begin with bill henley and the forecast. it was nice out there yesterday there a gorgeous day. we will do it again. we will be in the 70s this afternoon. very close to yesterday's level. 53 degrees in philadelphia. most of the area drops into the 40s. potts town 46. trentonville down to 43 degrees. once the sun is up. those temperatures will quickly turn around. we'll be at 63 degrees. 9:00 57. on the verge of 70 degrees at noontime. we will go through the forecast neighborhood by neighborhood when i'm back in ten minutes. let's check for first alert traffic reporter jessica boyington? we deal with a lot of ongoing construction. mainly right now we are dealing with the 59 expressway if between schuylkill expressway. it ab picking up all week. a little early.
we will definitely get you updated on that. these are our cameras facing the vooip street expressway. this guy is blocking off the entrance. we have pretty much direct access. when they move that that means it's open. we are all in the green. 95 southbound to the vine street expressway 13 minutes. when i come back in the next ten minutes, there is a major construction. i'll tell you where when we get back. new from overnight arc stray bullet hit a home in philadelphia's overbrooke farms neighborhood. nbc 10 was on brocktop road shortly after a woman said she was woken from broken class if a. bullet went through a window.
police are still trying to figure out where that bullet came from. a three-year-old boy found dead have his funeral later today. meantime the attorney for the boy's father is speaking out after prosecutors revealed few evidence in the case. philadelphia attorney represents the 22-year-old was the last person to see him alive before putting him to bed. camden county prosecutors say brandon was not sexually assaulted and there was no forced entry into the home. investigators told him his client is not a suspect. >> he is trying to answer the same question everyone is trying to answer. i think he has the added version of the law. >> last week they found his body a half mile from his hole. an autopsy on the cause of death
came back inconclusive. investigators are waiting on toxicology results. investigators if lehigh county are hopeful an autopsy will yield answers in the death of a 22-year-old woman. someone found jillian warbaugh dead in whitehall. investigators called the death suspicious. though they haven't explained why. an autopsy will be performed today. new this morning, pennsylvania's top lawyer, officially cannot practice law. the suspension of attorney general kathleen cane's law license went into effect at mid-fate. the supreme court ordered that sentence being in september after cane was charmed with personalry and conspiracy. sheis accused of leaking secret grand jury information to a reporter. yesterday kane said if spite of that, she can still perform 98% of her duties and plans onning the so. she says she will release more
important graphic details. cane said her political rivals rigged her indictment because she made their e-mails public. there is new information this morning about the hazing death of a new york college student. police have charged five fraternity members with first degree murder. they are the last of 37 people charged in the death of chun micha michael denx. they say in 2013, they physically abused cheng, knocking him unconscious and delaying calling for help while they tried to cover up their actions. philadelphia police have arrested a man who they say carjacked a player at gunpoint and robbed another student the same fight. 26-year-old robert sherrill is charged with carjacking and
other crimes. he stole a car after leaving a restaurant last thursday, a few hours after that, investigators believe the same few people robbed another student at 15th and montgomery avenue. police are still searching for that second suspect. from our trenton bureau, the mayor is welcoming the public to city hall to hear his state of the city address. mayor jackson says he's worked in streets and public safety and improved public works since he took office in july of last year. beginning at 5:00 p.m. today he will go over what progress he's made in those areas. the fall foliage is beautiful to look at. you may not know this. they are an inconvenience on railroad tracks t. brown red and morning leaves can put the brakes on your morning compute.
katy, what's up with these leaves on the road? >> reporter: chris, it may not sound possible but it is, this morning septa and patco riders will be affected at least while leaves are still falling. get this, these leaves could make you late to work. starting today, patco is advising riders trains could be running slightly off schedule. leaves that fall on tracks can leave an oily residue which makes it difficult for trains to speed up or slow down. some may with traveling at lesser speeds over the next few weeks. >> that means riders can arrive a few minutes behind schedule. >> i know it gets slippery when you walk open the sidewalk. >> if you have to be at work at a certain time, this will be an issue. >> reporter: and septa is dealing with this issue. we are live at the overbrooke station. coming up in the next hour, we
will show you how septa is working to fix this problem right on the tracks. reporting live in overprook this morning, katy zachary, nbc 10 news. >> now your first alert weather with meteorologist bill henley. >> it is 8 minutes after 4:00, it is chilly outside. though we have been colder this time of year. we're on the way to another beautiful day. back into the 70s this afternoon. things will be turning colder for tomorrow. a cold front arrives tonight. you will feel the difference tomorrow. another cool front with a chance of showers to arrive over the weekend. no chance of showers this morning. in the clear for reading. cape may is 54 and 53 in philadelphia. there is a close up of beach avenue from cape may where the skies are clare. you will see sunshine, back into the 70 this afternoon. satellite, nothing to show you here. the clouds once again staying away from us, they're to the forth. they're clear for another
beautiful day today. neighborhood by neighborhood forecast. look at this, camelback 72. 75 for pepsburg. 75 for fleetwood, new hope, morgan down, morris town all into the upper 70s today. at the shore low- to mid-70s. avalon, rehoboth 74 degrees this afternoon. 75? millville. yes sunny skies for wilmington, malverne, 75 this afternoon. 77 degrees in philadelphia. changes this weekend. >> all right. bill, it's 9 minutes after 4:00 now. if you take the roosevelt boulevard to work. you will want to listen to what nbc 010 jessica boyington is going to tell you. >> this is active, sometimes t not. >> there it is, the excavator.
truly excavating. >> i don't play with those toys. i played with barbie when i was a little girl. we are watching the boulevard, north and south on the inner drive, closed between raun and woodward street until 5:00 a.m. on 95, we're watching ongoing construction there as with el. only a 13 minute trip. joe, you see in here, the art of losing that right-hand shoulder, not a big deal. also in naji, ongoing construction on the burlington bristol bridge on the jersey side. they're all stoping traffic, allowing traffic to move through the area. still worried it is there and an active scene. >> this is operation safe driver
week. did you know that? yesterday students learned important lessons about sharing the roads with large trucks, as a part of the teens with trucks programs. they learned about mind spots, appropriate stopping and starting distanceance and the dangers of distracted driving. >> what we're trying to do is make the images resonate with them when they're operating on our nation's highways, they are safely operating around commercial vehicles. we don't want them texting and driving or communicating with other people in the cars. we want them to keep their head in the game and pay attention to what they're doing. >> operation safe driver was created for the number of deaths involving large trucks, buses and cars. look at this, sobering new research finds one in three teens have missed getting into a car with a driver who has been drinking. and those numbers are this year alone. this is a new mothers against drunk driving poll, many of the
impaired drivers were under 21. one positive finding is 90% of the teens said they would try to stop a friend from getting in a car with a drinking driver. baseball is over along the water front. it has nothing to do at the end of the season. next, why the river sharks say they are being forced out of campbells field. also next, joe says no, vice president biden is officially out of the conversation for 2016. you will hear from him and other candidates about his decision. i did everything i could to make her party perfect.
house select committee on benghazi the tragedy followed clinton since she was secretary of state. four americans, including u.s. ambassador chris stephens died on september 11th, 2012. when clinton testified about benefit dpaez in 2013, she took responsibility for the department's failures leading up to the attack him she said she was most focused on improving security than figuring out what triggered the attack. meantime, the pop super pack has released the first tv ads. >> as secretary of state, she stood strong for america, traveling almost a million miles, never backing down, now they are playing politics over benghazi. >> everybody thought hillary clinton was unbeatable. right? we put together a benghazi special committee. >> priority usa says the six-figure ad will buy air in the early voting stage of iowa, new hampshire, south carolina and nevada.
and we can officially forget about joe biden in the oval office. the vice president made that official last night. he said he will not run for president. the vice president made that announcement in the rose garden with both his wife, jill and republican president obama at his side, biden said the grieving process over his late son beau was pivotal in his decision not to run. >> beau is our inspiration. unfortunately, i believe we're out of time, the time necessary to mount a winning campaign for the nomination. >> recent national polls show if biden ran a distant third behind hillary clinton and senator bernie sanders for the democratic nod. his decision not to launch a campaign is giving reheavy to the current candidates. shortly after he made this announcement, hillary clinton tweeted this,@vp is a good frebdz and a great man. today and always, inspired by
his optimism to change the world for the better. bernie sanders left a statement, reading in port, i thank the vice president for a lifetime of public service and for all that he has didn't for our nation. i look forward to continuingco work with him. drumpb seems happy that biden is out of the picture. he tweeted, quote, i think joe biden made the correct decision for him and his family. personally, i would rather run against hillary because her record is so bad. >> this may be a little hard for phillies fans to swallow this morning. the team's bitter divisional rival are going to the world series in spite of "back to the future's" prediction. the mets completed their four game completion. new york jumped out to an early lead. you can cross off another "back to the future" prediction off the list. the mets will either face the
royals or the blue jays next week. and this area is about to lose a sports team t. river sharks baseball team ended operations after 15 seasons in can door it's all because of a dispute over the stadium, campbells field. camden took ownership of it a few years ago when it was in danger of foreclosure. it's a sad day for us. our owners at the organization and most importantly the fans. >> camden county says it is an active organization to try to bring a new organization to the system. the ballpark will be opened through saturday as team officials tray to sell off what is left of that river sharks merchandise. >> now your first alert forecast with meteorologist bill henley. >> the skies are clear, on the chilly side, 40s and 50s to
start with. we will see sunshine during the day and it's looking like another beautiful day today with lots of sunshineb, the temperatures will be climbing into the upper 70s, even warmer than yesterday. you can see the clear skies with this view here at the nbc 10 studios. very little wind. in fact much less wind than yesterday for most of the area. 53 degrees, exactly where we were yesterday in time. a little breeze at the airport. clear at the shore, sunshine in fact into the low 70s this afternoon, maybe a little warmer than yesterday. temperatures right now, 47 in reading and wilmington, it's grand jury to be 50s in philadelphia and hatfield reported 46 at this hour. plenty of sunshine, nothing to show you on the radar in our area, but there is a line of showers moving through
northwestern pennsylvania ahead of a cold front that arrives tonight. i think these showers fall apart for us. the next round will most likely be this weekend. a few scattered showers. you will receive low 70s, potts town, 74 degrees. 72 in mount holly. the weekend, that will be cooler. 64, sunshine on saturday, showers come through sunday. full 7-day forecast. it is time to check out what's happening on the schuylkill expressway first alert traffic reporter jessica boyington. >> this early in the morning, there is not a lot of traffic on it. around montgomery drive, no problems, westbound right in here. you can do that in here. still a 13-minute trip.
we are bad to go there. watch out for construction on the 42 freeway in new jersey. southbound around route 130 two right lanes are closed. >> that will be out there until about 5:00 a.m. watch out for a few crews in the area. currently no problems this morning, when we come back in the next ten minutes, i will check in on some new jersey road roads. >> nearly half a dozen are in chester county. pico is celebrating the opening of five homes in malverne. each property meets strict guidelines and discounts for whoever ends up living here. customers can expect to save about $500 per year on their electric and natural gas bill. not bad. bethlehem gave a new heads up,
the 21 story is toric building has been empty. the zoning allows them to be used for shops, restaurants and homes. still not a done deal yet, though, council will take a final vote next month. children were a major theme and a key talking point. now philadelphia's archbishop is making controversial comments about families. ahead at 4:30. why he believes parents should be having more kids. next, something to smile about on north broad street. we talked about this earlier the temple owls are already off to a great start. right now they have going for history. if you ever wonder what happens behind the scenes on nbc 10 news today, for instance, someone were asking if i we're sneakers, the answer is no, i do sometimes. not to work. en the i showed them what i was wearing, you can interact with
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fluzone high-dose vaccine. >> it's 4:25. we are en route to breaking news as soon as we can. it's happening in berks county. this is what we know. fire crews are battling a fire on 9th street in berks countedy. we are told the fire began in a three story row home and spread to other attached homes. this fire could continue to grow here. there are no reported injuriestive. again the fire is burning out of control. we will keep an eye on it. sky force 10 is on the way. we'll get you pictures as soon
as we can. an exciting night for temple football t. owls could make history. the owls play east carolina on the roads tonight. they are 6 and o. the first time they had that record in 41 years. if they win tonight, it would be the team's first 7 and o start in history. temple is ranked tlektd in the ap polls. we're in hill valley, california at 4:29 p.m. 2015. to the future. >> okay. well, now the future is officially the past. as we told you yesterday, it was "back to the future" day, october 21st, 2015, the day they famously journeyed from 1985 to 2015 in the film franchise's second installment. forget hollywood, though, georgetown, delaware legally changed its name to hill valley
for the day. >> that is a fictional town. people dressed up like the characters in the movie. they even brought in a delorean, of course, the time machine to reenact the clock scene in central square. >> we were hoping to have a similar feel. his delorean isn't the only one around. another was parked in montgomery county. a special throwback screening of the popular film. pretty cool stuff. next, a flag on the play. a video shows an eagles fan punching out a fan. a look at that video, who police want to hear from. >> good morning, nbc 10 wins the emmy for newscasts, start your
new from overnight, demolition derby, a philadelphia street is covered with glass, debris and damaged cars. police say one driver did it all. fighting for his life, this little boy is very sick and not just from a rare form of cancer. hear what went terribly wrong with his treatment. we head back into the 70s today, but we are tracking much cooler weather, just in time for the weekend. it's 4:30. good morning, this is nbc news today. >> we have a beautiful afternoon yesterday, lots of sunshine, it will be warmer today ploov it or fought for the middle of october. here's meteorologist bill henley with his first alert forecast. off to a good start this morning. >> not bad. the wind is calm for some areas,