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. right now on "nbc 10 news today" the man hunt for a killer in delaware after police found this man dead in a new castle home. investigators are looking for a person of interest who they say knew the victim. a septa bus stabbing sends a passenger to the hospital. only nbc 10 has the video showing an attack that started with a dispute over a because fare. temperatures in the 20s this morning. a little bit breezy outside. the weather will be warming up. we'll have details in the first alert forecast. good morning this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm con. it's 5:00 on this saturday.
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meteorologist michelle grossman is tracking the freezing cold conditions outside. good morning. >> cold start to the day. temperatures in the 20s. wind chills in the teens. single digits in some spots. but we're going to warm up to near normal temperatures and even warmer in the days ahead. here's a live look outside. a beautiful day to get to the skating rink. we'll have dry skies. i'm not expecting any rain or snow. but we're cold to start out with. if you're out and about early this morning bundle up because we see temperatures in the 20s. 27 in philadelphia. 20 in mount pocono. 17 degrees in lancaster. and 28 degrees in dover, delaware. you factor in the winds it feels colder than it is. 6 degrees in mount pocono. 9 in lancaster. feels like teens in philadelphia. 17 is the much about. 18 is the wind chill in dover anticipate 18 is what you want feels like in the likes. we're seeing winds anywhere 5 to 15 miles per hour.
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so a little breezy this morning but we'll see that breeze go away later this afternoon. plan on a good saturday. by 8:0029. 37 by lunch time and by 4:00, 40 trees. right on the mark for seasonable temperatures. we'll warm it up in the days ahead. happening now a portion of i-95 south in bucks county is closed. state police are gag it an accident in cornwall heights. we have a crew on the way to the scene. we'll have more on that throughout the newscast. this morning -- on the hunt for a person of interest wanted in the measure of a man who was found dead inside of a home. drew smith is live at the scene in new castle with the latest on the investigation. >> reporter: a police officer is still standing guard here at the
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end of a small street in the mallard point section. police have a person of in. his name is gregory parker and wanted in connection in death of sean spence. a welfare check call led police to this home thursday night. that's when they found the body inside. gregory parker lives here with his girlfriend and parker and spence apparently knew each other. it's unclear what the motivation behind this crime was. of this not a random encounter. a lot of neighbors were out here talking with us. said parker was a nice guy. coached basketball. went to wawa in the morning. wednesday morning he was out acting normal. police are looking for him now and have not tracked him down. >> police are calling this next one rider rage that ended in a stabbing. only nbc 10 has the video showing an attack that began with a dispute over bus fare and
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ended with a septa passenger in critical condition. we first told you about this stabbing as breaking news yesterday afternoon. this morning the attacker is still on the loose. coming up on the left side of your screen you can see the two men brawling. a business owner who does not want to reveal his identity said the fight unfolded on the septa 66 bus. a man boarded with invalid bus pass. the driver pulled over in frankfurt and called police. other passengers got off the bus except the victim who told the man with the bad pass to get off the bus and stop holding everybody up. >> oh, he stabbed me. he said oh, he stabbed me. >> so fast in fact no one stopped the man who simply walked away. the stabbing victim is expected to survive. septa tells us that video inside the bus will be released next week. police continue to look for the attacker. this morning a man is in
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critical condition after being shot and then crashing his car. police tell us the man tried to drive himself to the hospital after he was shot right around 9:00 last night. he then crashed into three cars flipping his vehicle. so far nobody has been arrested. philadelphia police are expected to passaic an arrest after two guns got inside ben franklin high school yesterday. one of those guns went off in a fight between students. nbc 10 was there when police took in three teenagers for questioning. the teens are not facing charges now. investigators tell us a group of kids started fight near a stairwell when a security guard heard a gun go off. >> my daughter goes to lunch around 12:15, she usually calls me around that time. she called me before and said there was a lockdown. i asked why. she said there was a shooting at the school. >> police found one gun and a shell casing in the stairwell.
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embattled allentown mayor wants to keep the eyes on the future of his city and not the investigation. he spoke about diminishing crime in allentown but made no mention of the fbi investigation involving his administration. the fbi is looking into an alleged pay to play scheme related to campaign contributions and city contracts, something we asked him about. >> were you involved in steering any contracts to campaign contributors? >> i can't talk about an ongoing investigation. >> do you fear an indictment? >> we got a great story to tell her. we have a great city. my focus is on the state of the city speech much >> city council has voted unanimously for the mayor to resign. he has not been charged or indicted in this case. the pope's ride hits the auction block in philadelphia.
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find out how much someone was willing to pay to own the fiat. later a family dog is home again after his owner say he was stolen by a group of people impersonating the spca. still ahead we'll tell you what prompted the theft and who stepped in to bring the pet home.
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welcome back on this saturday morning. we're off to a cold start. temperatures are in the 20s, wind chills in the teens, single digit in some spots. overall a pretty nice weekend. seasonable today. milder on sunday, warmer during your work week. a live look outside, a look from our cape may camera. we're eight degrees colder in mount pocono. four degrees colder in lancaster and three degrees colder in atlantic city. we're waking up to 20s across the area. 28 in northeast philadelphia. 25 in wilmington. 24 this morning in chester
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springs. 26 in rice town to the north and west mainly in the 20s. 25 in allentown. cold 25 degrees in mount pocono. teens in lancaster right around 17 and 18 in shenandoah. 23 in blue bell. south and east temperatures in the upper 20s, 27 at the atlantic city airport. 27 in medalville. 28 degrees in wood vine as well as dover. feels colder than that. feels like 6 degrees in mount pocono. wind chill in philadelphia just 17 degrees. so today, sunshine in the morning and partly sunny skies later this afternoon. 40-43. 41 is normal. we'll talk more about the temperatures this weekend and then 60s in your seven day. looking forward to it. there's a final push to get 100,000 uninsured philadelphians to sign up for affordable health care coverage. the deadline is tomorrow january 31st. philly is one of 20 cities targeted by the administration. the city with the most sign ups
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wins a visit by president obama. there are enrollment events coming up over the weekend. you can sign up at methodist hospital in south philadelphia. in montgomery county you'll find an independence blew cross mobile enrollment center on city avenue today and tomorrow. be sure to bring all your important information including your social security number, address and income information. today the philadelphia auto show opens for a nine day run at the pennsylvania convention center. the show features hundreds of vehicles from classics to proto types. miss america 2016 will be there today to take photos and sign autographs. this familiar fiat was the star attraction at last night's auto show black tie tailgate and accusation. pope francis rode in the fiat in his visit to philly. mike chapman won the car with a bid of $82,000. the money will go the neurology
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division. pope francis cruised around in two fiats. the second fiat will be on display at the auto show. coming up next, zika concerns continue to grow along with new cases of the virus. we'll fill you in on where health officials are tracking zika both the u.s. and abroad. ♪ ♪ with ingredients like roasted hazelnuts and cocoa, the delicious taste of nutella takes pancakes to a whole new level. make any day a pancake day with nutella - spread the happy!
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they're number ones, number twos, and a number of ideas for three. life's morning madness. and comfortable, organized bed and bathrooms that make them better. . we have a warning about rapid raccoons in new jersey. a raccoon was found in magnolia camden county has tested positive for rabies. we learned a raccoon that attacked a boy in new jersey was rabid too. the raccoon attacked the 6-year-old on his way to school. the animal jumped on the boy's back and began scratching and biting his face. the child has a number of cuts and wounds but now out of the hospital and back home. a man who heard the child's mother screaming for help ended up killing the animal. we now know of two new cases
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of the zika virus here in the u.s. those cases have been confirmed in texas and illinois. the zika virus spread through mosquitoes. the white house says president obama and president of brazil have discussed their concerns about the outbreak. right now brazil is seeing a wave of bitter defects caused by the virus. six to eight people in the meantime in pennsylvania have been tested for the virus. right now no cases are confirmed here. each person being tested had traveled to an area affected by the virus. doctors tell us they are advising expectant mothers to use caution. i had somebody call me last week about a trip to cancun and my advice was if she could postpone it that would be the safest way to avoid any exposure during the pregnancy. >> active areas is connectiono, central and south america. homes in peru are being fumigated after the first case
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of the virus was found. now to decision 2016. hillary clinton's campaign says it wants the state department to release about two dozen emails from her private server but the department labeled top secret. yesterday the state department released its latest batch of emails from clinton's home server when she was secretary of state. a spokesman for the democratic presidential candidate is questioning the secrecy of the messages. he's also questioned the timing of the issue just days before the iowa caucuses. the polls have hillary clinton tied with bernie sanders in iowa. the vermont senator said he wouldn't make clinton's emails an issue but calling out his rival for a fundraiser she held in philadelphia earlier this week. yesterday sanders slammed clinton for her ties to the financial industry. franklin square capital partners, an investment firm hosted the clinton fundraiser in philly. "nbc nightly news" anchor lester
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holt asked clinton about the criticism in an exclusive one on one interview. >> we both have stood up to wall street. i stood up before most people stood up back when i was a senator. we both have plans. mine is more expansive, tougher, more effective, comprehensive. >> clinton also said she's proud to have a broad base of support across the country. in the republican race for the white house ted cruz is brushing off the latest insult from donald trump. yesterday the billionaire businessman mocked cruz's canadian birth calling him an anchor baby. the texas senator said trump is welcome to say whatever he wants and it's up to iowa vote towers pick the best candidate. nbc 10 is in iowa. lauren mayk will have a report later on today. presidential candidates ted cruz, marco rubio and bernie sanders will be talking with moderator chuck todd about their prospects in the iowa caucuses.
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we'll sit down with him on nbc's "meet the press." that comes your way tomorrow morning at 10:00. last night delaware county democrats attend an inaugural ball. the chester city democratic committee held the gala to introduce new elected officials. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. good saturday morning. this time last week we were tracking a blizzard. today we're tracking nice weather, niece quiet weekend. even warmer during your work week. weather headlines on this saturday morning, we're off to a cold start. temperature in the 20s. feels like the teens in a lot of spots. by this afternoon right around normal which is 41 degrees. milder on sunday into the 50s and even warmer during your work week. we'll hit the 60s.
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right now cold. 27 degrees if you're headed out this morning. dress for the 20s. winds out of the west at 10 miles per hour. pretty close to where we started out yesterday. be careful of any refreezing spots. temperatures across the region 20 in mount pocono, 23 in pottstown, 17 degrees in lancaster, 27 in philadelphia, south and east mainly looking at the 20s as well. 25 in glassboro, 25 in atlantic city and 20 trees in dover, delaware. factor in the winds it feels colder. feels like 6 degrees in mount pocono. feeling like 9 in lancaster, feels like 17 in philadelphia. wind chills in the teens also in anthrax, millville, dover around 18 it feels like in mill via. there's that cold northwesterly flow. a breezy morning. winds 5 to 15 miles per hour. that will dissipate throughout the later part of the morning. but a live look outside nice and quiet this morning. partly cloudy skies. we'll see more sunshine mostly
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sunny this morning and partly cloudy later on this afternoon. chilly today right around 41 degrees later on this afternoon. tonight cold temperatures dropping below freezing north and west around 31 degrees in philadelphia. not as cold as this morning. that will be as you wake up at 6:00. tomorrow morning 31 degrees in philadelphia. then by the afternoon into the 50s so a milder afternoon about 10 trees above-normal. then even warmer during your work week. monday things change. clouds come in the afternoon and we're tracking the chance of some later showers on monday. today sun and clouds 40 to 43. within out of the southwest and 5120 miles per hour. tonight temperatures around 31 in philadelphia. 24 north and west. partly cloudy skies. we'll keep it dry tonight. no problem if you have saturday night plans. wind out of the south at 10 to 12 miles per hour. 42 today. sunday partly sunny skies, milder 53. monday clouds building in. chance for showers later in the
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day. tuesday mostly sunny and mild 53. wednesday we're tracking mostly cloudy skies. may see a thunderstorm before we bring colder air back in. up to 63 warm winds bringing in that 60 degree air by thursday. mostly sunny back into the 40s. friday partly sunny cold 41. the cold temperatures aren't stopping these die-hard shoe lovers from camping out overnight. they are waiting in line outside in center city to buy the new air jordan sneakers. they go for $650 a pair. one guy from connecticut came all the way down for a chance to own a ware of them. >> i want to wear them. i want to have them. potentially sell them in future because they will be worth more if i try to sell them than retail. they will be worth than double. >> because they are limited. very limited. only certain cities got them. i need them. >> one guy has been in line here
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since 8:00 a.m. yesterday waiting for the store to open at 8:00 a.m. today. imagine this. animal rescue comes to door. threaten you and then take your dog. then you find out they were imposters. i'm keith jones. how the real spca stepped in to save this day and how this can happen to you. n has provided the neighborhood with expert eye care. that was dr. stanley pearle's vision and we still proudly carry on his legacy. today, doctors like lisa hamilton perform eye exams that can help detect diabetes. because we care for you... and your eyes. this is genuine eye care, in your neighborhood. this is pearle vision.
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some good news. good story here. family dog is home again after his owners say he was stolen by a group of people impersonating the spca. the group took the dog because of a photo on social media. nbc 10 keith jones reports the real spca stepped in to bring the pet home back to philadelphia. >> reporter: this is king. he's an 8-year-old big old rottweiler. his owners tell me a group pretending to the spca came to their door and almost took him
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from them forever. brenda johnson remembers when king was a small puppy. >> he's like a family member. >> reporter: now he's about 90 pounds. brent at that told me he often stays in this garage. she showed us his chain. it's the same one several animal rescue groups say was hanging from. brenda says he simply is jumping. >> you can look at my animal. he's not abused. he's healthy. been registered to the state. >> reporter: she claims several people showed up at her door tuesday night claim took the spca and threatening her with animal cruelty charges. >> it's not right. what ever they did to me they will do to other people. >> reporter: tonight i spoke with the animal rescue group. they didn't threaten brent darks never claimed to be from the spca and brenda rightfully handed the rottweiler over. we also talked to the spca.
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they helped bring king back the home brenda. no charges will be filed. brenda told me she plans to file a complaint with the state and file a lawsuit against the animal rescue group. keith jones, nbc 10 news. >> pennsylvania has launched the first statewide campaign to prevents sexual assaults on high school and college campuses. it's all part of the national its on us initiative. governor tom wolf made the announcement yesterday. 40 colleges and universities across the state are taking part. the campaigned is aimed at raising awareness to prevent sexual assault and how to respond if it happens. build like a girl. that's the most to behind a habitat for humanity group. it's the last day of the organization's women build week. yesterday local women worked at the habitat for humanity offices in norristown. they hope to rehabilitate two
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homes. habitat humanity hope those homes will be ready by june. a local lawyer received a big honor. the japanese government gave him the order of the rising sun. it celebrates japanese culture and developments in the welfare or period severe aviation of the environment. the same honor was given to. clint eastwood in 2009. folks can check out works of a local artist in burlington. the event was extended through today because of the blizzard. 28 east gallery showcasing the work of three south jersey artists. the time right now is 5:27 on this saturday. the hunt is on for a person of interest after police found a man dead in delaware. nbc 10 bruce smith is live in the neighborhood where it happened. >> reporter: we're learning more
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about the victim this morning. we'll share with the plea from the victim's family. >> back to a cold start this morning. temperatures in the 20s. feels like the teens. we'll be around normal. here's a live look outside. a little breeze but lose that later this afternoon. seasonable today. miler on sun. even warmer during your work week. we'll have those temperatures coming up.
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. an investigation into the murder of a man found dead inside this new castle county home has police on the hunt for a person of interest this morning. we're live at the incriminacrim with details. recovery continues for communities at the jersey shore where last weekend's storm caused serious damage. today there's help for those flood victims. we'll tell you who is stepping up and where residents can sign up. partly sunny a bit blustery for our saturday. you can see those wind mills working in south philly. there's a warm up in the first alert forecast. good morning welcome back to "nbc 10 news today." thanks for being with us. i'm rosemary connors. it's 5:30 on this saturday. let's get to our weekend weather with michelle grossman. i would be remiss if i didn't mention where we were one week ago today. >> last week we were tracking the blizzard. today a quiet day, quiet


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