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top prosecutor on trial. today lawyers give opening statements in the case against pennsylvania attorney general kathleen kane. deadly collision. new information about a kensington crash that killed a 3-year-old girl. and running for cover. new video surfaces of a shooting on a crowded philadelphia corner. nbc 10 news starts now.
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>> good morning, this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm tracy davidson. >> and i'm vai sikahema. let's get right to meteorologist bill henley who's got the neighborhood forecast, bill, plenty of sunshine today. >> we'll see a lot of it. there are a few low clouds, kind of a murky view looking across the delaware and philadelphia. we'll see sunshine and 74 grows at 8:00, 11:00, 82 degrees. however, not all sunshine just yet. we have fog that's developed in some of the suburbs and into wilmington. that's a foggy view from frawley stadium as the temperatures climb, the fog will disappear. it's only a problem first thing this morning. not everybody is seeing it. completely clear. king of prussia, that's a live view. 73 degrees at 9:00. the entire area back in the 80s again today. more sunshine today, partly to mostly sunny skies, 88 degrees in philadelphia, upper 80s for the suburbs and new jersey except at the shore where it will be the low 80s thisç afternoon. sunshine will be bright in the
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lehigh valley. already nice and clear. 87 degrees today. sunshine will break up the fog this morning and just a few scattered clouds this afternoon for delaware. we'll go through the forecast hour by hour. i'm back in just a few minutes. first, let's get an update on the traffic situation. jessica boyington standing by. >> thanks, bill. we are watching 95 and these are our cameras from the wells fargo center. approaching the broad street area. you might see some of this. you can see all traffic is moving by. it might not tie you up too badly this morning. a few vehicles involved. use caution with that just as well. also some penndot crews there, police activity, they are over into the right-hand shoulder, though, not blocking any of the lanes so traffic can still move through the area. we're also out in burlington township, a serious accident involved with a pedestrian involved as well. route 130 closed around columbus road. big problems in new jersey and
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updates on 95. more of this when i'm back in ten. >> jessica, thanks. 6:02. happening today, opening statements are scheduled to begin in the trial of pennsylvania attorney general kathleen kane. nbc 10's matt delucia is live at the montgomery county courthouse with a preview. matt? >> tracy, out of 100 potential jurors, 12 or selected, six men, six women plus four alternates. kathleen kane entering the courthouse yesterday morning as a defendant. the pool of jurors face questions from both sides. this trial could last at least a week. kathleen kane is accuse of leaking sensitive grand jury material to a newspaper and lying about it to a grand jury. she has a large legal team by her side, including a new york city lawyer and former montgomery county district attorney. kane said she did nothing wrong and the case is result of retaliation over a pornographic e-mail scandal.
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on that topic, the judge said that issue cannot be brought up as a defense in that trial. we will hear opening arguments. that's the next step. kathleen kane still serves as pennsylvania attorney general even though her law license has been suspended. live in norristown, matt delucia, nbc 10 news. >> thank you, matt. there will soon be more places to buy booze in pennsylvania. businesses that sell beer to go can now apply for licenses. they will also allow them to sell take-out wine. businesses who apply for the new license could have wine available by the end of the month. you'll see a change to sunday hours at state stores. 6:04. new details on a car crash in north philadelphia that killed a 3-year-old girl. police are investigating if street racing caused the accident. a car struck a silver honda with a family inside of it, 2nd and york streets last night. police say the girl was thrown
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from the car on impact. they say it was unclear if she was buckled into the car seat officers found in the car. the mother was not hurt, the grandmother had minor injuries. police are questioning the driver of the other car, who did stop. a live report at 6:30. a street racing group claims one of its members died in a racing dispute. the philly street race team released a video which they say shows the moment the gunfire erupted. you can hear 20 shots fired as police scattered alongç essingn avenue in southwest philadelphia. this was early sunday morning. several bullets struck and killed a well-known racer who goes by the name of mexican rob. no one else in the crowd was hurt. this morning we're learning more about the family in the murder/suicide in berks county. mark and megan short were found dead along with their three children inside their sinking spring home saturday. they all had gunshot wunounds.
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an apparent suicide note was found. the couple had been going through domestic problems and megan short planned to leave her husband. >> mark was trying to make it work. he took them to disney world in february to try and bond the family together. and evidently it didn't work because she still wanted to get out of the marriage. >> mark short's family is handling his funeral arrangements while megan short's family is taking care of her and the children's arrangements. >> a delaware teen accused in the deadly attack on a classmate will have to wait until friday to learn if she'll be charge as an adult. yesterday, a judge heard arguments about whether the case should stay in family court. amy joyner francis was beaten in a bathroom in april. the suspect is charged with
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negligent homicide. two others are charged with conspiracy. police in south jersey are warning people about heroin causing a spike in overdoses in gloucester county. the heroin is stamped with the names red snowman and superstar. police in gibbstown, paulsboro and franklin township had to use narcan to revive victims over the weekend. the prosecutor's office says if you have athis dangerous heroin, you can hand it over to police with no consequences. some delta flights are still delayed and canceled because of yesterday's computer outage. >> we told you about this yesterday morning. 250 flights are canceled nationwide as the airline works to get everything back online. the airline will hand out refunds and travel vouchers as a result of the problem. delta canceled more than 700 flights and delayed more than 2,600 others. that was yesterday after the computer failure at its atlanta headquarters. around this time yesterday morning, the airlines said customers whose flights were canceled or delayed for more
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than three hours could get a refund and $200 in travel vouchers. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> eight minutes after 6:00. here we go. sun vies just coming up this morning. that's a live view from center city from the melon building. you're not seeing fog in parts of delaware to start with, some of the suburbs, too, look at the fog. that is thick fog that will disappear quickly this morning. 67 degrees right now. the suburbs seeing fog, too, at 59 degrees. while sunshine in the lehigh valley, and sunshine will warm temperatures in philadelphia from the 60s and 70s into the 80s this afternoon. manayunk is 67 degrees, fox chase also at 67. while it's 72 degrees in society hill and in graduate hospital, the airport reporting 70 degrees right now. you'll need your sunglasses today. no sign of any showers for us today. look to the south, this wet weather that is lingering in virginia even the carolinas, that's going to be coming our
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way. the first of it, first thing tomorrow morning. we'll see scattered clouds this afterno afternoon. we should stay dry as we go into the late evening hours. shores popping up in delaware we go into the early morning hours tomorrow. that's 5:00 tomorrow morning and it won't be just tomorrow morning. later in the morning, showers in the area and as we go into the afternoon, we'll likely see showers and thunderstorms develop in philadelphia, delaware and south jersey. that's 1:30 tomorrow afternoon. today, we are going to be dry. and see more sunshine today. so fog disappears. temperatures climb. 77 degrees at 9:00 in philadelphia. 86 degrees by 1:00 this afternoon and sunny skies, just a few scattered clouds for the suburbs, 80s today. middle 80s for the lehigh valley. a quick warmup into the 80s by 1:00 this afternoon. delaware, you'll see the fog disappear. by 9:00 it will be gone.
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sunshine and 75 degrees. quickly warming into the middle 80s this afternoon. looking good for sunshine and a few scattered clouds during the afternoon hours. no sign of showers for new jersey. at the shore, low 80s this afternoon. not warm enough for you? the seven-day forecast at the bottom of the screen shows another heat wave on the way. i'll show you more with the 10 day on 10 when i'm back in just a few minutes. >> if you like it hot, hot, hot. >> it's warm enough for us. >> 6:10 on a tuesday morning. let's find out how roads are for commuters with that accident on 95. >> jessica boyington has you covered on that. jess? >> we are watching 95. these are our cameras from the wells fargo center looking at 95. approaching the philadelphia international airport is where that traffic is moving but you can see it still is moving. we're not blocking off any of the lanes. it's over into the shoulder for right now. there's a few vehicles involved. penndot crew there, police officer there on the scene as well. it is mainly only blocking out
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the shoulder. no big problems because of that. we dop have other things going on. one over in new jersey out in burlington township. we have a really serious accident that was actually reported on route 130. it's taking out most of the lanes headed southbound right around columbus road. we're seeing that here on our map system. that string of red is where that road closure is. it's a pedestrian-involved accident as well. that could be serious problems or delays because there may be an accident investigation or a long one that will be under way because of that. i'll be paying attention to philadelphia international airport. 95, no big problems, no major delays. there have been cancellations for delta airlines, up to four we know of right now. definitely check before you head out the door. >> a new training among olympic athletes involving an ancient healing tech neeg thatnique thae rage. and creek rescue, we'll show you how crews saved a stranded dolphin at the jersey shore.
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it's 6:15. the philadelphia eagles hit the field for their first preseason game on thursday. >> e-a-g-l -- >> you have to finish it. >> e-s! >> csn is 847 for comcast, 576 for verizon. cozi-tv is 248 comcast, 460 verizon and 10.2 on the air. >> there you go. >> you may have noticed the big round bruises on swimmer michael phelps and other olympic athletes. >> this morning we have an explanation. it's the result of a process called cupping. doctors use suction to ease muscle pane. a local physician thinks the
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olympic exposure will help the treatment catch on. the procedure typically takes about 20 minutes. the doctor tells us it's not painful. when track and field events get under way, a northampton county man will be among those competing. joe kovacs is the rain raengi-- reigning world champion in shot put. his motherç joanna is his coac. the two have an inseparable bond. >> she was huge for me. she did two roles. my father passed away when i was young, 7 years ole and my grandmother passed away the day after. it was a one-two punch for my family. it just grew my mom and me closer together. >> joanna talks with nbc 10's randy gyllenhall that saturday at 7:00. we're tracking all of our local athletes during the summer games with our olympic zone special. you can watch the next show tonight at 7:30 and every night
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this week except sunday. jacqueline london is in rio with our local athletes. her live reports continue this afternoon and tonight on nbc 10 news. take a look at this dolphin rescue at the jersey shore caught on video. this happened in cape may county on sunday. members of the marine mammal stranding center and firefighters spent ten hours freeing this dolphin from a creek. they rescued the seven-foot dolphin into a net, driving the animal to the delaware bay instead of the ocean. >> we assume that we'd do better letting him go there where he was more familiar with it than on the ocean side where there's tons more people. >> neighbors said it's the first time in 30 years they remember a dolphin getting stranded in a creek. experts say the mammal may have been looking for food before getting trapped during low tide. 6:17. we continue to watch that accident on 95 north near the
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airport. >> jessica, give us an update. >> the good news, actually, there's not a lot of traffic moving by the scene right now. it looks like we're see something improvements. there was another vehicle there earlier, at least a penndot crew getting ready to tow someone out of theway. not anything that's happening too major right here on 95. these are our cameras from the wells fargo center facing this direction. so northbound approaching the philadelphia international airport and around the broad street area. that's where you'll see moving by the stadiums. you can see all traffic is moving by northbound, no gaper delay, also headed southbound. if we move into new jersey, this is burlington township. an accident reported with a pedestrian involved. a big accident investigation will be under way because of this right here. route 130 southbound at columbus road, completely closed off for that investigation in burlington township. we're watching an accident on the pa turnpike. we'll check in with the
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schuylkill when i come back. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> 19 minutes after 6:00. the sun is up and we're going to see bright sunshine at the shore today to warm temperatures into the 80s. just very low 80s at the shore. inland, though, still areas of fog to deal with. the thick fog is zero visibility now in codesville. half a mile in blue bell. it's down to a quarter mile, dense fog for mt. holly and wrights town and thicker in toms river. quarter mile visibility at atlantic city in the at airport while millville, wildwood, dover, not seeing the thick fog. it is in delaware, wilmington, delaware under two-mile visibility. the fog will disappear. that will happen this morning, this afternoon, partly so mostly sunny skies, 80s for the suburbs and the lehigh valley. for new jersey, middle to upper 80s this afternoon. no sign of fog this morning for most spots, hammonton will warm
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to 85 this afternoon. we'll be warmerç in delaware, wilmington, the fog disappears, partly to mostly sunny skies this afternoon. a typical nice summer day today. we have changes ahead. this afternoon, the humidity will be coming down. on the way, later in the week is a heat wave. the temperatures are really going to be ramping up for thursday and friday in the lehigh valley, 90 degrees. look at philadelphia. low 90s on thursday. middle 90s on friday. it will feel more like 100 degrees. it gets steamier for dover. you'll feel the initial humidity. temperatures stay in the 80s for the rest of the week. that's later in the week. today, we're starting off dry, showers and thunderstorms will also come along with that heat and humidity. and the first of them could be arriving tomorrow. not today. partly sunny to mostly sunny skies, 88 agrees this afternoon. storms in the morning tomorrow and a chance during the later morning hours and into the
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afternoon, near 90 degrees on wednesday. then into the 90s with more storms likely on thursday. and friday, we will see steamy conditions. mostly cloudy skies, 96 degrees, the high temperature. it will feel like more than 100 degrees for friday and again on saturday when storms are back in the area. not as hot on sunday. finally, the heat wave breaks for monday with a high of 85 degrees. the chance of storms both of those days. the storms take a break on tuesday. they return to the area on wednesday. tracy? >> bill, thanks. 6:21. today, the campaign trail runs through pennsylvania. we'll tell you where republican vice presidential nominee mike pence will be. plus, on the economy. we'll hear what donald trump and hillary clinton are promising to business owners. when i used to fail over and over trying to invent things everyone said i was crazy. then i invented this mama-jama. just like this morning when i wanted chicken for breakfast
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donald trump's running mate will campaign in pennsylvania today. mike pence is scheduled to hold a town hall near lancaster this afternoon. the indiana governor is trying to lock up conservative votes for the presidential presidential ticket. political analysts see pence as a calming balance to donald trump's outgoing personality. in detroit yesterday, trump outlined his plan to boost jobs and make america more competitive. he proposed cutting the number of tax brackets from seven to three. trump said he would lower the tax on businesses from 35% to 15% and he's offering a tax deduction on child care costs for middle and lower income families. clinton is expected to reveal her economic plan in detroit on thursday. jobs is her focus while campaigning in st. petersburg, florida yesterday. clinton did not directly address donald trump's remarks but did promise more support for small businesses while touring a brewery.
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please would like to hear from you. 6:35. three new jersey state lawmakers want to put a stop to distracted driving. the new legislation is broad and would find any activity unrelated to driving. under the bill, feigns would range from $200 to $800 and a suspend license. most drivers in new jersey believe texting, e-mailing, reading and grooming are the top distractions behind the wheel. meanwhile, rutgers university students are paying millions of dollars in parking tickets. >> a new report says last year the school handed out 90,000 parking tickets which comes to five tickets per driver on campus in 2014, rutgers students paid $5 million in tickets. most of the tickets were for drivers who didn't have permits to park where they did. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> clouds overhead and fog, too. check out frawley stadium.
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this is a live view in wilmington with the visibility has dropped down to a quarter mile. dense fog, though, won't last. a warm sum irday an tap. the humidity falling during the day. sunshine, we're in the 80s this afternoon. tonight will be turning partly cloudy, no sign of showers. those showers not all that far away. philadelphia right now 70 degrees. the wind is calm. just some scattered clouds in the area. sunshine will be bright, 87 degrees by lunch time. for the suburbs, you'll see the fog disappear this morning. foggy and 66 degrees now. 70, partly sunny skies at 8:00 and then into the low 80s at noontime today. with a little light breeze coming out of the south. the lehigh valley, we'll start with sunshine and get plenty of it this morning. upper 70s at 10:00 this morning. destined for the middle 80s this afternoon. and new jersey, the fog will disappear. right now foggy and 63 degrees.
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79 degrees, near 80 degrees at 10:00 and then this afternoon, a warm day into the 80s. the humidity will be dropping in new jersey as well. at the shore, the sea breeze this afternoon, make sure things stay more humid but it's going to be cooler at the shore, near 80 degrees this afternoon. the fog will be disappearing in delaware, too. delaware, frawley stadium, 72 degrees. at 8:00, the fog will be disappearing. sunshine and a few scattered clouds this afternoon. you won't see showers today. you may not have to wait long. a look into the future with the futurecast when i come back in just a few minutes. >> bill, thank you. 6:37. one person is in the hospital after being hit by a car on route 130 at columbus road in burlington county. the driver did stay on the scene. police say the pedestrian is not in good shape. >> nbc 10 first alert traffic reporter jessica boyington is keeping an eye on that scene. >> we are watching that out on 130. again, it wasç burlington township where we're seeing
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that. with a pedestrian-involved accident, they typically stick around for a little bit longer, especially with multiple injuries that are in place because of the accident investigation under way. 130 southbound around columbus road, right now they're detouring traffic and people throughout the scene. that's your best bet because the other surrounding area roads, it's just local roads you can take if you know that area. 295 might be a good alter in na for you. get out the door earlier. we're watching mass transit, septa's fox chase train 8203 running with 20-minute delays and running two cars short. we'll see overcrowding on that train also. glenside, 6581, canceled for this morning. the red, white and blue continue to win gold. we take you to rio for
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>> i stopped at the main office and said when will i get my refinanced? within a month. >> reporter: but it didn't arrive. >> i called again, you'll have that money in three to four weeks. >> reporter: still, no refund. >> she called nbc 10 responds. >> i see the success you have. >> reporter: five star senior living, refund recovered. a nursing home rep hand delivered this check to her home. five star senior living sent us this statement, it reads in part, quote, we work to expedite payment as soon as the inquiry came in and are pleased to resolve the matter. >> thank you so much, harry, you're my hero. >> hines says her private nurse is working out just fine. she hopes to be able to get without her wheel they're soon. her refun for $1,729 which puts our nbc 10 responds recovery
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counter at a total of $70,897. >> that money didn't come in the mail by the way. it was hand delivered. if you have a consumer problem for nbc 10 responds, head to the website, fillç out the complai form or give us a call and we'll respond to you. it is now just a few minutes before the start of the "today" show. >> matt lauer and hoda kotb joining us live from rio with a preview of what you'll see at 7:00. >> good morning. team usa adding to its medal haul in swimming and diving. we'll talk to some of the latest medal winners when they join us live. >> it's a big, big night. we get you set for tonight's team final in women's gymnastics. we will catch up with u.s. superstar simone biles. she'll walk us through her signature move. >> i don't know if i can walk through that. i'll have to look at it on a diagram.
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and we experience some of a minor miracle, emphasis on minor when we see you on a tuesday morning from copacabana beach. >> i know it's winter down there. you're dressed for winter with the sweater but hoda, she's dressed for summer. what gives? >> very light. this is very, very light. >> it's very thin and airy. >> yes. >> looks good. thanks, guys, see you at 7:00. >> you guys are doing a great job. >> thank you. >> thanks, guys. >> thank you. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. 6:46 is the time. the sun is up and it's illuminating the low clouds moving towards the city. this is a view from the mellon bank building in center city. those are indeed low clouds. you can see them on another view. this is looking across the delaware, obscuring some of the tops across the buildings. wilmington, a live view from frawley stadium. the fog will be disappearing. we're seeing thick fog in
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coatesville. light fog for pottstown, dense fog in mt. holly and wrightstown. in south jersey, wilmington, that's quarter-mile visibility there. south jersey, atlantic city is reporting quarter mile visibility at the airport. but the temperatures will be climbing. the fog will disappear. we'll see the temperatures warm from the low 60s in the lehigh valley and the suburbs and low 70s for delaware and philadelphia. warming into the 80s this afternoon. and new jersey, 65 degrees in medford. cinnaminson is at 67. people perren to, 62 grows. some of the cooler temperatures and the higher humidity this morning is giving us the fog to start with. but the humidity will be dropping. it turns less humid this afternoon as the day goes on. you can see the high humidity to start with in philadelphia. as we go into the noontime hours, that number comes down significantly. later this afternoon, 45% humidity. a nice turnaround there. heat and humidity building later this week. there's a heat wave ahead. not today. but later this week, the
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temperatures really ramp up. in the lehigh valley, thursday and from iday, 90 degrees. middle 90s on friday. it will feel like more than 100 degrees. into the 90s for dover while the shore gets steamier, the temperatures stay into the 80s. that's ahead. for today, we are dry. to the south, that's where the showers and thunderstorms are. they have been lingering the last 24 to 48 hours. that's about to change. it will likely change tonight. we'll see a few scattered clouds this afternoon, more than yesterday. the clouds starting to thicken up around 10:00. the first showers and thunderstorms, 7:00, 7:30 tomorrow morning. those will be moving through tomorrow andt possibility for tomorrow afternoon. for today, dry, partly to mostly sunny skies. the fog disappears. showers, thunderstorms in the morning. near 90 degrees on wednesday and
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into the lower 90s on thursday. the steamier weather will wait till the end of the workweek and into the weekend. friday, saturday, another heat wave brewing and still an issue on sunday with a high of 91 degrees. heat wave breaks and the showers and thunderstorms around on monday, finally take a break on tuesday, one-day break. we can see them return on wednesday and 85 degrees on thursday. tracy, vai? >> just about ten minutes before 7:00. let's get to work, check 202 for starters. >> jessica boyington is looking at that. what are you seeing in the cameras, jessica? >> we're still doing great on 202. a lot of the majors look okay so far. tuesdays are typically the busiest time of the week for drivers. route 202, route 29. a lot of cars making their way out the door. the northbound drive time from this point around 29 headed to the schuylkill expressway. average speeds are way up there and a six-minute drive time. moving over into new jersey transit, we've been reporting on this accident scene in burlington township where a pedestrian was involved.
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a lot of injuries on the scene. now an accident investigation will be under way. route 130 southbound, around columbus road, they're detouring people around the scene there. watch for an accident in davisville road and bryers road. fox chase train 820 running two cars short. expect overrouting there. glenside 6581 is canceled for this morning. vai? >> thank you, jessica. ten minutes before 7:00. team usa put another solid effort in, grabbinging more gold and staying atop the medal count. the americans have the most totals with 19. china in second with 13, japan sits in third followed by the russians. >> let's keep it going. >> jay gray joins us live from rio. lilly king took gold by beating a russian rival after being vocal about russia's doping scandal.
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>> lilly king gets in the pool and says i'm going to win even if you are cheating. her rival from russia who was kicked out of the games four years ago for doping, back in the water this time. we know the problems russia's teams had here. more than 100 athletes not allowed to compete. lilly king says it doesn't matter. i'm better than you, i'm going to win and she did. she exciting. really just a big moment for team usa. michael phelps in fact jumping behind her to support her in everything she said. >> it is almost like back to the cold war days of those olympics, jay, another battle of the russians. team usa boxer nico hernandez beat the gold medal favorite. tell us about that. >> nico, nico! this is unheard of. this guy jumping in and saying hours before the match in muhammad ali fashion, i'm going to win this fight. there is going to be an upset. he did it in the ring.
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he has really set team usa boxing on fire with that big win. everybody thought the russian was going to win the gold, not the case. now team usa looks like they have a legitimate contender. >> let's talk about today. michael phelps, katie ledecky, boeing going for more gold now. >> yes. it's got to be a good day for the u.s. when michael phelps and katie ledecky are in the pool, right? both of those> she's ready, guys. she knows it and she feels it. >> you have to pace yourself. it's the first week, jay. a long way to go now.
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>> you're right. thank you for that advice. you're absolutely right. >> we appreciate your live reports. >> lots of water, hydration. >> good for you. see you tomorrow. >> do a little cupping. nbc 10's competition to watch is locally sponsored by the all new 2017 chrysler pacifica.
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for the ride. for the early mornings... long days... and late nights. for the love. ♪ opening statements will begin in the trial of pennsylvania attorney general kathleen kane. >> the jury was seated yesterday. it's made up of six women, six men. nbc 10 was there as kane arrived at the courthouse in norristown, montgomery county. she's accused of leaking secret grand jury information and lying about it under oath.
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kane's trial is expected to last about a week. there will soon be more places to buy booze in pennsylvania. businesses that sell beer to go can apply for licenses that will also allow them to sell takeout wine. the new law went into effect yesterday. businesses that apply for the new license could have wine available by the end the month. decision 2016 returns to pennsylvania today. donald trump's running mate, mike pence will visit lancaster county. the vice presidential nominee is scheduled to hold a town hall at the host resort at 3:00 this afternoon. democrat hillary clinton's running mate tim kaine will be campaigning in texas today. good morning, everyone. jessica boyington checking on your roads for one last time. out on burlington township in new jersey where there was an pedestri pedestrian-involved accident on route 130. there's northbound delay also because of this.
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all traffic is being diverted through the scene. we're watching the schuylkill expressway. you can see the heavy backup headed westbound around city avenue. a 20-minute drive time westbound from the vine street expressway. that's to the blue route. we are seeing big delays there. pay attention if you're taking a flight with delta today. you may still be affected. allow extra time for longer ticketing liens. there have been cancellations as well. you definitely want to check delta.com for more information before you get to the airport and give yourself extra time there. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> just over a minute before 7:00. we've got sunshine an a few scattered clouds in philadelphia. it's a live view from the comcast center. any fog around disappears quickly this morning as the temperatures climb. 73 degrees at 8:00 this morning. some of the suburbs are seeing fog. you can see some of it in king of prussia. that's a live view, 80s at lunch time and into the middle 80s
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this afternoon. dense fog right now, still a problem in wilmington. that may slow things down to start with. the fog disappears with just a little bit of a warmup from 71 degrees now to 72 degrees at 8:00 with sunshine and an easterly wind at 3 miles an hour. low 80s by 11:00 this morning. our our way to the upper 80s this afternoon. with partly to mostly sunny skies in the area. at the shore, not quite as warm as inland areas. low 80s this afternoon. the showers, the thunderstorms, they'll wait until tomorrow. we'll get another dry day today. >> we can wait on the thunderstorms. local updates throughout the morning. always get çrealtime news, weather and traffic on the nbc 10 app. today check the app for updates on the kathleen kane perjury trial and check the app for all the olympic action going on in rio. online and on air, we have you covered. thanks forever watching. "today" show starts right now. good morning.
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fantastic finishes. american king outduels her russian rival in the 100 meter breaststroke. ryan murphy striking gold in the 100 meter backstroke. divers david boudia and steele johnson with the best u.s. finish ever in synchronized 10 meter platform. silver. but the men's gymnastics team missing the podium as the u.s. women and simone biles prepare

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