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how is she bigotted? >> she's selling them down the tubes. because she's not doing anything for those communities. >> dark disturbing, sinister, in the start, donald trump has built his campaign on prejudice and paranoia. >> the candidates digging a grand canyon sized racial divide as the personal attacks get uglier. >> who killed two catholic nuns? police are searching for clues. >> over 900 aftershocks have hampered rescue crews and then to some good and bad news for ryan lochte. and jimmy fallon as donald trump and the hi lair yaws --
hilarious duet. >> a nasty day of campaigning as donald trump matches hillary clinton's fire with fire. >> she's a bigot because you look at what's happening to the inner cities, you look at what's happening to african americans and hispanics in this country where she talks all the time. >> bigotted is having hatred toward a particular group. >> she's selling them down the tubes. she talks a good game. >> so she has hatred or -- >> the policies are bigotted. >> you're saying she's personally bigotted. >> of course she is. >> hyou're racisracist, they ke saying it. it's a tired, disgusting argument. and it's so totally predictable.
>> well, now, trump is turning the tables on his opponent putting out a new ad that goes after clinton for her own alleged racism during the 2008 campaign. clinton delivered a blistering denunsuation of trump's personal history and delined him with the alternative right movement. >> a fringe element that has effectively taken over the republican party. the paranoid fringe now calls itself alt-right. there's always been a paranoid fringe in our politics a lot of it arising from racial resentment but it's never had the nominee of a major party encouraging it until now. >> trump offered fate praise for clinton writing hillary clinton only knows how to make a speech when it is a hit on me. no policy and always very short stamina. media gives her a pass.
but a post on the site medium as pro clinton supermac released a bridge for trump with white supremacist. >> what is this movement that she's aligning trump with. >> reporter: it's an alternative to the superconservative wing of the republican party. clinton argues of white nationalists, white supremacists who have rebranded themselves. she argues hate groups, people who seem to be attracted to donald trump's campaign and part of the reason she argues is because of some of the people involved in his campaign, people like stephen ban nonwho is his ceo but who used to be the head of a conservative website that at times has put out questionable headlines about women and other minority groups and so it's this alt-right
movement that she's not only attracted to donald trump's campaign but legitimized by trump's campaign and even if he's not running it he seems to be aligning himself with it. that's her argument and you'll hear a lot about alt-right in the next few days. and this morning donald trump is making yet another dramatic shift on immigration. >> if they haven't committed a crime, is there going to be a -- >> first thing -- no, there's not a pass. there is no pass to legalization unless people leave the country -- well, when they come back in, if they come back in then they can start paying taxes. but there is no pass to legalization unless they leave the country and come back. >> the pivot is now causing an uprising within republican circles with conservative voices all bashing trump for the switch. and new this morning uncovered details of the ceo and
steve bannon's past. he was involved in a domestic case and the charges were dismissed. his former manager had an incident with a former writer. he was not ultimately charged in that incident. meanwhile, new polling has clinton with a 10-point lead nationally. and today on the trail, donald trump will head to nevada. his democratic vice presidential nominee tim kaine tours through the battleground state of florida. authorities in jackson, mississippi say two catholic nuns have been found slain in their home. police say sisters and nurse practitioners were found dead when they didn't report to work as normal. it appears the nuns were homicide victims however, no motive has been released. it's not immediately clear if their religious work had
anything to do with their killings. police are still on the hunt for a suspect. a statement from the sisters of charity of nazareth where one of the nuns worked asked to pray for the precious lives of sisters paul la and margaret. they served the poor so well. they also asked to pray for the perpetrators. it's been two day since a powerful quake shook central italy and the death toll is still rising. over 300 remain hospitalized. rescue crews are still digging through rubble for survives and dodging debris as hundreds of aftershocks continue to jolt the region. we're on the ground in amatrice. what is the latest there? >> reporter: good morning, betty. i just want to start off by explaining exactly where i am. amatrice is actually about 15 minutes away from where we're located but we have not been able to get through. the road is completely closed in part because of a bridge that partially collapsed overnight.
the mayor of amatrice was here moments ago. he told us that several bridges leading into that town are no longer usable and that leaves amatrice which is the hardest hit area with the most casualties isolated. no one could get in or out. rescue operations are still continuing. they were working overnight. no bodies pulled out alive and the priority remains to try to find people who are still trapped underneath. they do believe there are still people trapped. you can see because of the massive aftershocks including a powerful one this morning it's further destabilized the area. more structures are collapsing and it's making rescues almost impossible. the fear is the next aftershock could be even stronger. >> what a desperate situation there. thank you so much, lucy. >> no response. weapons uncovered. >> tensions arising between u.s.
and i ran. an iranian vessel leaving the squall with no other option but to fire warning shots to prevent a collision. it was calling the action unsafe and unprofessional. >> these steps were taken in order to make sure that our crew and our ship, they're able to protect themselves and to try and prevent this from escalating into a more serious situation. >> iran's defense minister says his naval forces will warn or confront any foreign ship entering territorial waters but the u.s. asserts its ships were in international waters during the confrontation. so if you thought ryan lochte's apology was enough to settle the dust, think again. brazilian police have charged the olympic medal list with filing a false police report during the games. the swimmer is now being summoned to appear before a
brazilian judge for his tale and while he lost four major sponsors this week alone the swimmer did pick up pine brothers throat drops as a new sponsor. the company released a statement to the public saying just as pine brothers is forgiving to your throat the company asked for a little forgiveness for an american legend. just ahead a big development on those long security lines but first a look at the weekend weather. >> the questions are all about florida and this is highly disorganized and it looks like some rain for florida. no significant development the next 48 hours. showers and thunderstorms continue to plague us on saturday. and typical storms down along the northern gulf coast. by the time we get to sunday still very warm, very beautiful and much of the mid-atlantic we'll be watching a lot of tropical type downpours.
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>> taking a page from hbo's veep. >> it got this bad as chicago o'hare. passengers sleeping on the floor after long tsa lines prevented them from making flights. >> i missed my ticket and the only available flight is tonight. >> leading the news this morning, remember those long tsa lines? they're now a thing of the past. now airlines across the country have wait times down to less than ten minutes. that is a big improvement from may's two-hour wait. so how did they do it? increased staffing and better coordination between tsa, the airports and airline officials. a philadelphia man suspected of driving under the influence literally knocked a police officer out of his shoes. surveillance video shows the moment of impact and we must warn you, you might find this disturbing. 55-year-old joseph cain is scene
standing next to a police car when he is knocked about 15 feet through the air. the driver was chased down by a tow truck driver who alerted police of his where abouts. the suspect is charged with aggravated assault and other related offenses. the officer suffered multiple nonlife threatening injuries and is recovering in stable condition. that is good news. rescue crews responded to this terrifying crash site yesterday. the small plane was trying to land when it reportedly hit the tree and slammed into the roof of this home. two people removed from the plane had to be air lifted to area hospitals. no one was inside the home at the time of that crash. two hospitals are waiving medical bills for the victims of the pulse nightclub shooting. they expect to write off more than $5 million in unreimbursed costs. florida hospital which treated 12 incurred more than a half million dollars. any continuing care for patients
at that hospital will also be free of charge. more than 50 people were wounded in the attack in june, 49 people died. president obama is expand a national marine sanctuary off the coast of hawaii four times its size. it will create the world's largest marine protected area. the marine national monument will contain nearly 600,000 square miles. more than twice the size of texas. the tours begin october 6th in minneapolis. and today is national dog day. a chance to celebrate man's best friend and give your four-legged buddy a little extra love. here's a look at some of our staff's furry friends. aren't they cute? you're watching "early today." ♪ the sun'll come out tomorrow... ♪ for people with heart failure, tomorrow is not a given.
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right now on "nbc 10 news today," a chemical leak that started yesterday at a philadelphia warehouse poses potential danger this morning. police have closed the block in kensington as they keep an eye on the problem. we're live with an update. olympic swimmer ryan lochte faces charges in brazil. weç find out from local legal experts whether he could be extradited to face those charges. parents outraged over the epipen price increase. why it's a key concern for philadelphia and suburban schools. nbc 10 news starts now. just about 4:30. good morning. this is "nbc 10 news today." we made it to friday. i'm tracy davidson. >> and i'm lauren mayk. let's get right to meteorologist bill henley with your first alert neighborhood forecast, a look at conditions right where you live on this friday.
good morning, bill. >> good morning. i'm tracking a thunderstorm that's moving past harrisburg into our area. northern lancaster county and parts of berks county see something of that heavy downpour. the lightning is coming to an end but we will see a brief shower as that moves through this morning. most of the area dry and we'll stay dry. as the day goes on we warm from the 70s into the 90s this afternoon. 76 degrees right now in philadelphia. clear skies for most of the suburbs. other than that one lone shower that's moving through the area, new jersey, 74 degrees and you can see just a few scattered clouds and that live view from the lehigh valley. delaware, 74 degrees right now. we'll see the temperatures climb into the 90s this afternoon. a slight chance of that morning shower and then hot and humid for the lehigh valley. 94 degrees in philadelphia. will feel like it's closer to 100 degrees this afternoon. i'll take you through the day hour by hour when i come back in just a few minutes. first, jessica boyington with your first alert traffic. >> thanks, bill. already a problem this morning. we're starting on the vine street expressway.
this morning it's not construction though. typically we have both directions closed westbound and eastbound between the schuylkill and broad street. right now we have an accident scene around the ben franklin parkway. an accident scene on the off ramp, completely blocking the ramp right now. you'll be diverted around that. that's headed westbound. towards the schuylkill expressway on the vine, you might see and run into some possible delays. again, that ramp is closed there as well. no problems heading eastbound and that construction is not what we're dealing with this morning. hatfield township, watch for a water main break on welsh road and squirrel lane. and more construction with a ramp closure as well, the 42 northbound ramp to 295 northbound is closed this morning. right now a portion of a philadelphia street is closed as police keep a close watch on a chemical leak at a warehouse. >> there is concerns that leaking substance could burn. nbc 10's pamela osborne is live in the the scene in kensington. what can you tell us this morning? he