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more details as soon as they become available to us. the vine street expressway, looks like some of the construction or at least the police activity cleared out of the way. traffic still is being diverted off around the broad street exit. you can see that here on the westbound side. watch for closures headed westbound and eastbound in between the schuylkill expressway and broad street. there's also an accident in perkiomen, park avenue and pennypacker road. riddled with bullets while driving. >> new jersey state police say someone opened fire on an suv along the atlantic city expressway. this doesn't appear to be a random crime. >> vai, police say, in fact, the people involved in this shooting knew each other. a total of four people were shot inside of this white expedition. they are recovering at the hospital this morning. a second person was later found dead in the passenger seat of a car found on the garden state
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parkway. that man had been shot as well. it's unclear how. the driver of that car was taken into custody for questioning. the state police tell us the shooting happened on the ac expressway near mile post 12 around 3:00 in the afternoon yesterday. the driver of the white suv was able to get to the egg harbor wawa where they asked for help. >> they almost sideswiped me coming in. when they parked, the driver was like, please help us, we've been shot. i said i can't help but but i'll call the cops. >> police aren't sure if the people in the suv and car were shooting at each other or if there were more vehicles involved. right near the main crime scene, police say they found a number of weapons they believe are connected to the shooting. so far, police have not identified the victims but we do know they're all under the age of 40. the motive for the shooting is still under investigation. reporting live at new jersey state police headquarters this
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morning, i'm pamela osborne, nbc 10 news. the time is 4:31. 74 degrees outside. new this morning, police in wilmington are searching for the driver who crashed a car after a chase. skyforce 10 was over the scene. this is 9th and harrison streets where new castle county police were pursuing the vehicle when it crashed into a parked car. we're working to get more details in the chase and the driver who took off. in southwest philadelphia, police arrested two people in this car that slammed into an auto zone store. car went out of control at 70th and ellwood. a woman walking into the store was hurt was is expected to be okay. in philadelphia, two children are recovering after one of them playing with a gun accidentally shot both. nbc 10 was on the scene in south philadelphia. police told us a 1 -year-old boy had the gun when it went off, a 12-year-old girl in the knee. both children are in stable condition at the hospital. no word on who owned the gun or
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if charges will be filed. the pennsylvania senate will reconvene to vote on a new attorney general. governor tom wolf nominated bruce beemer to take over the post. beemer is a top aide to kathleen kane. kane was tried and convicted of leaking grand jury information and lying about it under oath. the jury convicted her on conspiracy, perjury and obstruction of justice. police believe a burglary suspect in bucks county is responsible for a string of her break-ins. steven hermann was arrested. they are checking other burglaries in falls and bristle township and lower makefield ands moreville. police are investigating swastikas. they were discovered in monmouth
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county, nine of them were found sprayed near the horseshoe pits at echo lake park. police say the vandalism happened sometime in the last week. a warning for pet owners in delaware county. three raccoons have tested positive this month alone in haverford township. they were found near peopmby ro. keep your pets on a leash outside. don't feed your dog or cat outdoors and never try to feed a wild animal and keep tamper-proof lids on your garbage cans so animals aren't attracted to your property. a century worth of philadelphia history destroyed. >> flames quickly burned through this overbrook church yesterday and fire crews are still there this morning. ahead, hear about the loss that left five congregations looking for a new place to worship. 4:34. also, traffic sickness. ahead, a new study says sitting in bumper-to-bumper backup can seriously harm your health. 74 degrees at 4:34.
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skies are clear right now. we'll see a warm day today. there are a couple things to keep an eye on. neighborhood forecast, just ahead. the roast looks good dad. how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother because she needs more followers. ok. i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. michael hayden: if he governs consistent with some of the things he said as a candidate, i would be very frightened. gillian turner: he's been talking about the option of using a nuclear weapon against our western european allies. max boot: this is not somebody who should be handed the nuclear codes. charles krauthammer: you have to ask yourself, do i want a person of that temperament controlling the nuclear codes? and as of now, i'd have to say no. [bill o'reilly sighs]
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how good? 162 likes. did i get any retweets on those green beans? yep! and they're blowing up on instagram. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet!!!! as it should. life is family mealtime and everything you need to make it picture perfect. now be sure to tag your mother because she needs more followers. ok. good morning, everyone. jessica boyington checking on the roads. we're watching 95 in our cameras around the betsy ross bridge. some lane restrictions in place. all traffic moving along just fine. a little bit darker of an area right here. southbound/northbound doing just fine. no big problems for this morn g morning. some of the road closures are still in place for the church fire, good shepherd presbyterian church. there's an accident on perkiomen on park avenue and.
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ny pa-- pennypacker road. 12 minutes from center city to the vine street expressway. speeds into the 60s. we'll have an update on the camden roads when i come back. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> 22 minutes before 5:00. clear skies this morning and a clear view. looking at boat hose row this morning. the water, very little movement. not much wind right now. the temperatures, 74 degrees in philadelphia. one of the warmer spots in the area. warming up to near 80 degrees at 10:00. then upper 80s, not quite as hot as yesterday. we'll see into the 90s yesterday. the suburbs you'll see sunshine there, too. 81 degrees at noontime. a light northerly wind will help keep the humidity in check during the day today. the lehigh valley, you'll see sunny skies. right now 60 degrees. that's one of the coolest spots this morning. 73 degrees at 10:00. and then into the 80s this afternoon. very little wind going into the afternoon. you'll see bright sunshine in
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new jersey, south jersey. we'll see temperatures warm from the 60s this morning into the upper 70s later this morning and then middle 80s this afternoon. a little bit of an easterly wind. that's at 4:00 this afternoon. you'll notice more humidity this afternoon than you will first thing this morning. it feels comfortable outside right now. 69 degrees at the shore, the wind is calm. a sea breeze developing and that's going to keep temperatures cooler. 70s this morning, very low 80s this afternoon. right on the shore. and for delaware, sunny skies and 70 degrees right now. that sunshine, once it comes up, starts warming things up at 10:00. 83 at lunch time. the light wind there as well. at the shore, there's another problem. the ocean is getting a bit rough. the tropics are heating up and rip current risk0çis an issue. not just today. i'll take a closer look at that with the extended forecast when i come back in just a few minutes. >> all right, bill, we'll see you then.
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4:39. still fighting to save the taj mahal. >> striking union workers say they aren't giving up the fight. next, hear what happened at the latest round of talks for the soon to be closed atlantic city casino. going nowhere fast. it's not just annoying, it could literally be making you sick. up next, hear why a new study says sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic is hazardous to your health.
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4:42. we're following breaking news out of camden. a chaotic scene there. you can see from this video just in to nbc 10. a car smashed into homes along newton and haddon avenues. the vehicle smashed into a number of parked cars before hitting the home. six people are displaced. no one is being let in or out because of safety concerns. nbc 10's monique braxton is on her way. she'll bring us a live update in the next hour. firefighters are still putting out hot spots after an historic philadelphia church burned for hours. here's a live look at that scene
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in overbrook. three blocks of lansdowne avenue are still closed to traffic. the fire started around 9:00 yesterday morning at the good shepherd presbyterian church. the building known as the church on the hill stood here for a century. it was home to fiveç congregations. black smoke could be seen for miles. josephine mack and her mother were able to get out of the church safely. >> it just felt really fierce. it blew my mind the way the smoke was twirling and coming through the floor. i panicked and called for my mom to get out. >> fire crews were able to stop the flames from spreading to homes hentd church. the cause of the fire will not be determined until all the hot spots are out. 4:43. decision 2016 returns to pennsylvania today. hillary clinton's running mate, tim kaine will make two campaign stops right here in the keystone state. the democratic virginia senator is scheduled to stop in erie and lancaster. tomorrow he'll be in bethlehem
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at the hanover community center. a report says clinton advisers are talking to trump's ghost writer of his best-selling book "at rt the art of the deal her team is also getting advice from psychology experts. the first clinton/trump debate is scheduled for september 26th. now to a distraction for the clinton camp, huma abdin adin. >> "the new york post" claims weiner exchanged explicit photos with another woman. he resigned from congress in 2011 after his first sexting scandal. two years later, a similar scandal derailed his campaign
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for new york city mayor. she has said, after long and painful consideration and work on my marriage, i've made the decision to separate from my husband. anthony and i remain devote voted to doing what is best for our son, who is the light of our life. meanwhile, donald trump's campaign is dealing with this. burns is in charge of whooing african-american voters for trump. helat later deleted this and pod this video. >> i apologize to the people who were offended by my tweet. it was not my intention.
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donald trump is set to deliver a major immigration speech tomorrow. trump will take aim at hillary clinton for unprecedented policies on amnesty. yesterday trump's son, donald jr. previewed his father's speech on a radio show here in philadelphia. take a listen. >> i think you'll see more detail. you'll hear about what immigration actually does. we're not against immigration. i'm the son of an immigrant. he's the son of an immigrant. but there's a process by which we have to go through. >> donald trump has talked about using a deportation force to remove 11 million people living in the u.s. illegally. but recently he suggestedç softening his stance. an election warning. the fbi is worried about your personal information. ahead in our next half hour, phone out why the feds fear breach of voter registration information. if you're sick of waiting in
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traffic, you actually could be. >> right, sick, pollution buildup from a congested commute may be hazardous to your health. the world health organization says air pollutants inside idling cars are much higher in the cars than cars that keep moving. those pollutants can contribute to lung cancer and asthma. experts say the best solution is to keep your car windows closed. speaking of traffic, 4:47. we have that accident in camden we want to check in on. >> on newton and haddon avenues. jessica boyington has been watching that. jessica, what can you tell us? >> tracy, very serious accident scene under way. several vehicles involved. there's a big road closure in place there. you already said it out in camden, newton avenue and haddon avenue. we expect, especially with injuries on the scene, that will be closed for quite some time. there will be a major accident investigation under way and a cleanup as well. something to plan into your morning. there will be detours around the scene. for now, that's definitely something to pay attention to.
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take the vine street expressway, most of that construction cleared out of the way. nothing really to worry about in between the westbound and eastbound sides of the vine street expressway. more updates for you on that when i'm back in the next ten. >> now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> 12 minutes before 5:00. temperatures are falling right now. our skies are clear. 74 degrees in philadelphia. that's the warm spot. low 70s right now in south jersey and at the shore. and in the 60s for the lehigh valley, the suburbs, look at that, low 60s. this morning, delaware is just short of 70 degrees. some neighborhoods, a little bit cooler than yesterday. andorra, 65. somerton, 66 and germantown is 66 degrees. while it's at 75 degrees in center city, the temperatures could still come down a little bit more. sunshine, nice and bright. it will be another warm day, though not as hot as yesterday nor as humid. there are changes ahead, including this.
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that's a tropical depression. lots of moisture there and lots of activity in the ocean. there is a risk that we could see of some activity, even though this storm is forecast to stay offshore. now, the forecast is for it to become a minimal tropical storm by 8:00 this evening. even if that doesn't happen and even if it stays offshore as it's expected to, it will provide our area with a rip current risk along the coast. it's not just through wednesday. there's another storm we're watching, this one could be stronger and affecting the southeast and then heading offshore. that one is a possibility into sunday morning. and even as it pulls away from our area on labor day it could pose a risk of rip currents. so you're heading to the shore, heading to the delaware beaches. be aware, a beach hazard, dangerous rip currents. there's a moderate risk along the coast, right on through labor day. for us, sunshine will be bright for the entire area.
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philadelphia, just shy of the 90 degrees mark this afternoon. a little bit warmer and the humidity will be climbing. 91 the high.ç a good possibility we'll see thunderstorms to start with on thursday. that will keep things cooler during the day. 84 degrees the high temperature. humidity will be high with showers and thunderstorms around. but that all changes heading into big holiday weekend. beautiful weather ahead. inland areas, we'll see low 80s. 60s in the morning, friday morning. saturday morning, down to 61 degrees. the humidity low into sunday as well. just a little bit warmer sunday afternoon. look at that morning temperature, 59 degrees. it's going to feel like a breath of fresh air. it will continue into monday. monday will be warmer but the humidity stays low. look at tuesday, there's your warmup, 89 degrees. not done with the 90s yet. come wednesday and thursday, sunshine and low 90s. tracy, vai? >> thank you, bill.
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from our jersey shore bureau, trump taj mahal owner carl icahn rejected a union bid to save the struggling casino. this follows a meeting yesterday. the union says it offered a deal that would have cost only $1.3 million a year more than icahn's final offer. icahn says the taj will close october 10th as planned. parts of the busy atlantic city expressway became a bullet-riddled crime scene. >> five shot, one of them died. we'll say why police say this was no random crime. nex next, an eagle in hollywood.
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iso let me tell you what i knowe about senator pat toomey.. my mom was the principal at sandy hook school in newtown. she died that day protecting the young children in her care. when it came time to vote on background checks, pat toomey crossed party lines to do the right thing. that's who he is, and i'm grateful. independence usa pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. introducing longhorn's great american steak dinner for $12.99. perfectly seasoned sirloin with your choice of side. plus an appetizer or a dessert. only at longhorn steakhouse. you can't fake steak. good morning, everyone. jessica boyington with first alert traffic. we're still watching camden roads this mortgage, a very serious accident under way on
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newton avenue and haddon avenue. reports of serious injuries on the scene there and several vehicles involved. road closure is in place there. we expect that to be there for quite some time. we're also watching a road closure because of that church fire that occurred yesterday morning. lansdale avenue, still closed between 64th and 65th streets. we'll have more updates on these and check in with our cameras when i'm back in the 5:00 hour. see you then, jessica. in new jersey, an additional 500,000 people now have health insurance under medicaid thanks to an expansion under the affordable care act. >> overall, new jersey's medicaid expansion is improving service so that new jerseyans are receiving the treatment and care they need. >> three years ago, christie chose to expand medicaid despite republican opposition. the total number of insured residents under the state's public health program stands at 1.7 million. tracy? pennsylvania governor tom
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wolf says the state needs to follow the lead of philadelphia and other cities by decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana. the governor stopped short of calling for legal recreational use of the drug. in april, wolf signed into law a medical marijuana program for pennsylvania. pride is always on display at phillies home games, of course. that took a different meaning at citizens bank park. it was the inaugural philly pride night. billy bean was on hand to throw out the first pitch. bean came out after he left the padres in 1995. it's part of the league effort to provide awareness of baseball's social responsibility initiatives and focus on lgbt inclusion. tonight the eagles long snapper jon dorenbos will make
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an appearance on "america's got talent." >> he'll bring his magic into tonight's semifinal round. he told john clark that being in the spotlight has made him more recognizable. >> it's a different level. yes, you get on network television, as you know. >> we're local. >> it's gotten to be -- but it's cool, man. it's not so much you get bombarded, hey, man, that was really cool. i enjoyed it. >> you're national, dude. you can see dorenbos on "america's got talent" tonight at 8:00 on nbc 10. then the eagles, thursday at 7:00 when they play the jets at the linc. join us before and after the game for exclusive interviews and coverage you won't see anywhere else. more of the stories we're following for you right now on nbc 10 news at 5:00. one person is dead, four
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others are hurt after a shooting along the busy atlantic cityç expressway. asylum denied. could they be forced to leave the country because of a ruling from a philadelphia judge? we are the champions. the philadelphia soul, arena bowl champs for the second time. we know how the city plans to honor the team an its big win. nbc 10 news starts now. >> just about 5:00 a.m. good morning and welcome to "nbc 10 news today." i'm vai sikahema. >> i'm tracy davidson. let's begin this tuesday morning by checking with meteorologist bill henley with the nbc 10 first alert neighborhood weather. how does it look for this morning, bill? >> so far, so good, tracy. we are in the clear. that has allowed temperatures to come down a bit more. clear skies and drier air. the humidity is lower this morning. we have low 60s. look at the lehigh valley at 61 degrees. the wind is calm. the suburbs, 66, northeasterly wind at 3 miles an hour. it's just dropped to 73 degrees in philadelphia. sunshine will turn that around
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and we will warm from the 70s into the middle 70s at 9:00 and then get close to 90 degrees this afternoon in the city. and in delaware, 69 degrees now. 69 at 6:00 and 75 degrees at 9:00. a little bit of a breeze out of the north to start with, to become more northeasterly during the day today. humidity, nice and low this morning. it is going to stay on the low side this afternoon. it creeps back into the area tomorrow. near 90 for philadelphia, upper 80s for the suburbs and the lehigh valley. new jersey at the shore, inland areas hit 89 degrees, 80 degrees at the shore and plenty of sunshine into the upper 80s in delaware. a look at the forecast for today. hour by hour when i come back in just a few minutes. first, jessica boyington has an update from the first alert traffic center. >> thanks, bill. starting off in new jersey, woolwich township, there's emergency construction on the new jersey turnpike.
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exit 2 ramp to 322 has been closed. around the 5:00 hour we'll see the construction crews move out of the way. out in camden, new jersey, there's also serious accident under way. newton avenue and haddon avenue. that intersection is blocked right now. serious injuries on the scene. several vehicles involved there as well. massive cleanup and an accident investigation will ensue afterwards because of all the injuries that took place on the scene. expect delays throughout camden and watch for road closures from that church fire that occurred yesterday morning at good shepherd presbyterian church. now to breaking news in camden. a chaotic scene there as you can see from this video. this is just in to the nbc 10 newsroom. a car smashed into homes along newton and haven avenues. six families are displaced.
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no one is being let in or out right now because of safety concerns. nbc 10's monique braxton is on her way, she's gathering new information. she'll bring us a live update in the next half hour. who blasted an suv filled with people with bullets along the atlantic city expressway. state police are just beginning their investigation. >> that shooting killed one man and left four other people wound. pamela osborne is live at the farley service plaza with the latest on the state police investigation. pam, tell us how this all played out. 4- ápvr'g this is not a random . in fact, they're saying that the victims knew one another. the people involved in the shooting rather. a total of four people were shot inside of this white expedition. they are recovering at the hospital this morning. a second person was later found dead in the passenger seat of a car found on the garden state parkway. that man had been shot as well. it's unclear how. the driver o


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