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n't offer that. only fios can. the recount. the green party is changing its strategy in pennsylvania. we'll fill you in overnight developments. caught on camera, a foamy substance followed by a loud left center city residents
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wondering what created this frothy mess. death trap, officials in california say they are searching through a labyrinth of little rooms looking for more victims following this warehouse fire. nbc 10 news starts now. good morning. this is nbc 10 news today. thanks for being with us. it's 7:00 on this sunday. as we begin to wind down the weekend, we want to prepare you for tomorrow. a wintery mix is going to make for a messy commute in the morning for some of us. we've issued a alert to make sure you're ready. >> that's exactly why we issued it, to let you know ahead of time. right now let's do a little comparison. we're sitting in the low 40s to in some areas the low 30s. millville dropped to 32 degrees.
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atlantic city at 33. allentown at 40 right now. in some areas the clouds have held tight. those areas where it's still cloudy this morning seeing the ertemperatures. we're looking at by tomorrow a ot of going to be right near of us are going to see that rain/snow mix. satellite shows it's off to the west and southwest of going to push our direction. as it does so, that's when we bring in the chance of rain and again the rain/snow mix. it's lasting overnight to about 8:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. that's through your morning commute. after 8:00 a.m. it will start to
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break apart a bit. rain is expected for philadelphia, new jersey and delaware. philly is going to be right on the line for that rain/snow potential. we'll talk more about that coming up in a few minutes. get ahead of the game now by signing up for nbc 10 school alerts. we will send you a text message if your child's school is delayed, especially tomorrow because of that wintery mix. we'll have to see how it shapes up. sign up now on the nbc 10 app. breaking news on the election recount in pennsylvania. the green party is changing its strategy. after founding out that the recall would cost the party more than it thought, the party has announced it's taking its fight to federal court. >> that's right. the state fight is over but the federal effort is stepping it u that jill stein is going to walk right to the front of the trump tower in new york city and make
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a major announcement. take a look at this video weave been gathering all morning for you. stein has called for reforming the system for a long time. there have been allegations but no proof of election result cyber hacking. intwo-thirds of voters use machines like these and they don't have a paper trail. a stein spokesperson says the campaign will continue forging ahead with recounts in philadelphia, montgomery and allegheny countys. we've also learned the grassroots effort dropped after they were asked to pay up. >> there's no evidence to show that somebody acted on those vulnerabilities. >> they really can't know if their vote is going to count and that is a very serious issue especially in the 2016 election. there's been all this foreign interference with the election.
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>> stein's campaign wants more than a recount and recanvassing. they're allegeding software in the machines needs to be reexamined. stein's lead attorney has released a statement. the company also says it is committed to fighting for civil and voting rights for all pennsylvanians. coming up, you're going to hear what a lead republican representative has to say from pennsylvania. that's in 30 minutes. stein already filed a suit in federal court for a recount in michigan and a hearing is expected today on when that
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could begin. barring a court injunction, the hand recount of ballots is likely to start on wednesday. crews and investigators will try to determine what caused an explosion at a substation in ci center city. neighbors saw this foam flooding their streets. >> new video gives a birds eye view of the pico substation. then this happened. we slowed the video down so you can see the explosion. >> i thought we were having an earthquake or somebody was bombing us. >> the jolt knocked transformers offline and took out power for
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thousands. residence c rescuers helped eight people stuck in elevators. >> it looked like that old movie from the '50s like the blob. >> tliterally just pouring out. >> firefighters used water to push it all into the street drains. officials say this fire stre stress -- suppressing system worked like it was supposed to. the lights are back on but there's still here. >> wasn't sure if it was something hazardous or if i should be worried. >> hazmat teams say the foam is not harmful to the environment but neighbors want this block fully scrubbed down. >> i don't know that. i'm not a chemist. get a city truck and get it up. >> drew smith, nbc 10 news. this morning in montgomery county police continue to search for the hit-and-run driver who killed a man in lower marion
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township on friday night. the victim was walking to a bus stop when a car hit him from behind. he was 72 years old. police do not have a detailed description of the vehicle but they say it has damage to its front bumper and windshield. a developing story in oakland california, recovery crews expect to find more bodies at the scene of this fire. the death toll stands at nine but could climb. the fire gutted the building during an electronic concert and party friday night. >> i was pulling him out. he was a larger gentleman. there was a lot of stuff in the way. the flames were -- i'm also glad i had this vest on or my whole
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back would be blistered right now. >> some firefighters and neighbors described the warehouse as a death trap filled with junk, loose lumber and rickety stairs. back on the east coast, investigators will be looking for the cause of a house fire near boston that injured several first responders. it took crews about six hours to contain the flames. the fire chief says he's amazed that nobody died. >> this is a miraculous situation. this looked like a ball of fire across the street. looked like something you would see in a war zone. >> dozens of families who savely evacuated are now staying in shelters. president-elect donald trump still mulling key cabinet positions, took a break last night to dress up. we'll take you to the costume party on long island next. coming up in our next half
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hour, we are back. penn state has a come from behind win to earn a title.
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gorgeous start to the morning out there.
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you can see the sun coming up now. really bright colors we're seeing. still some scattered clouds but that's going to be breaking apart and we're going to see a good of sunshine and some clouds throughout the first half of your day. for your sunday we're looking at forecast high temperatures around the mid to upper 40s for the most part. some spots and neighbors may make their to around 50 degrees. for your monday we're looking at temperatures maybe just a couple degrees warmer in the afternoon once we clear out. but you've got to deal with the morning first. that's why we're under that first alert. showers for philadelphia, the shore as well as new jersey and delaware. but for the suburbs and the lehigh valley, this will be a rain/snow mix. the poconos, snow. then we have some on/off rain
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chances followed by a big push of colder air. by friday, take a look at this. the cold air we've been dealing it, it plunges to the south to make way for this huge arctic air mass. we're going to be dealing with temperatures that are much colder. if you commute through up land, delaware county, we want to let you know about a road closure. main street upland road between scott avenue and 11th street will be closed to install a gas main from 9:00 in the morning until 3:00 in the afternoon every day until december 23rd.
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coming up on nbc 10 news today, a new york man steals a bus to go joyriding. plus, don't reaction fool you. what coach doesn't want to be showered with gatorade?
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this is nbc 10 news. we are taking a live look at the pocono mountains. at camelback on the right, the first alert
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radar. we've issued a first alert here at nbc 10 to let you know we've got a wintery mix coming our way. it not going to get here until a little bit later on this evening into the overnight hours. late w morning. places like the poconos may see some of the snow. >>n to trump, president-elect trump is apparently considering some new choices for secretary of state. people close to mr. trump's transition team say he's moving away from mitt romney or rudy giuliani. many considered them to be front-runners for heading the state department. david petraeus remains a contender. mr. trump may also be looking at john huntsman who served as u.s. ambassador to china. president-elect trump took some time for a little bit of fun night. his campaign manager posted this
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photo to twitter. mike pence will be talking with chuck todd about the trump transition on "meet the press" this morning at 10:30 right here on nbc 10. right now funeral services are underway for di dell castro. his ashes are being interred at a cemetery in cuba, ending the nine day mourning period in the communist country. thousands gathered in the city last night to pay tribute to the late revolutionary leader. president raoul castro said that his brother had a humble legacy and he announced there will be no public monuments or streets named after him. this morning a new york city man is facing charges after allegedly stealing a bus to go joyriding. authorities say he has done it before. police arrested nicholas elias
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yesterday after he was spotted driving a bus reported stolen earlier in the day. he pleaded guilty to doing the same thing in 2014. at that time his fost father said that elias was obsessed with buses. take a look at this. parts of hawaii right now are under a winter storm warning. we are not kidding. if you happen to be heading there over the next week, you may want to pack a little bit more than just your bathing suit. another foot of snow is possible today on the highest peaks of hawaii's big island, all thanks to a new storm system that will move into the area. about two feet of snow has fallen since thursday. deep snow is very rare. back here in our area, miles away from hawaii, we are also talking snow. >> yeah. and we're looking at the
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potential for some areas to s t start seeing that wintery mix as we move into tomorrow morning. current conditions are prettye to run. westchester is at 39 degrees. low 40s for collegeville. that's what we're starting with in the suburbs. shore points are bit chillier in the lower 30s this morning. the clouds sit directly to our southwest right now. that's where we see the rain and the rain/snow mix moving our
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way. what's going to happen is in the overnight this will continue progressing along to the east. today, though, here's your forecast conditions. 47 in center city. 46 for landsdale. in new jersey, trenton, 45, ocean city, 48. and simmer thit all changes ove. in philadelphia, we see those low. i thi 40s. we'll see rain as we move through the early a.m. hours. by 8 th:00 a.m. this will start move out.
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we may see some rain/snow mixture there. we're calling for that in the suburbs. in the lehigh valley we should see snow moving through mixing with some rain as well through about 8:00 a.m. for the poconos about a half an inch to an inch of accumulation is possible. this will be from about 2:00 that we'll start seeing the rain move in and it will move out by 8:00 a.m. what we're looking at here is not just chances of rain early on your monday and rain/snow for north of philly. we're actually looking at rain repeating on wednesday. thursday, rain returns. there's that big change in temperatures. a high of just 38 on your friday. still ahead, first responders in delaware county proved they will stop at nothing to take care of people in need. >> when they broke that door down, this gentleman needed some
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help. >> we'll tell you why ems had to resort to knocking on doors to find the man who called 911. plus, the eagles have landed in bengals counted.
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emergency responders in delaware county are getting some extra credit for their determination in finding a dementia patient in distress. the man called 911 after falling in his house on friday but he
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couldn't tell the dispatcher where he lived. 911 narrowed things down using gps and first responders took it from there. >> road around the neighbor with their sirens, out of their squads, knocked door to door. no one gave up on this gentleman. when they broke that door down, this gentleman needed some help. >> medics took the man to the hospital. he is expected to be okay. bre the green party not letting an expensive obstacle completely stop their efforts for a redocot in pennsylvania.
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results in pennsylvania gets new life late last night. green party is changing its strategy.
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big 10 chance, afish for pe rallying back against wisconsih and looking ahead to tomorrow, a wintery mix could make things messy for the monday we've issued a first alert here at nbc 10 to make sure you're prepared. nb starts now. good morning. welcome back tnb thanks for being with us. i'm rosemary connors. the wintery mix could make things tricky tomorrow morning as we head back to work and school. it really depends on where you live. >> absolutely. that's why neighborg is so important. some areas are going to see snow, some a rain/snow mix and some jt rain.
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where we're looking at the rain/snow mix or some snow lehigh valley and berks county. through philadelphia it's a little more iffy. we're going to go with rain for right now. we're going to closely track o make the ratures. difference on where that hits. it will be overnight into your monday morning which is the commute that we're talking about being a slippery one out there with those conditions. that's why we have that first alert in effect, to let you know as you get out the door what you may see. here's the feels like temperature this s this morning. feels like 37 in trenton. pottstown the same. 41 in philadelphia. 22 for mt. pocono. the poconos could be seeing some snow accumulation. that's coming up as we move overnight into the early hours
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where we could start to see some accumulation for the poconos. we're looking at temperatures today that are chilly and overall just some cloudiness. coming up, we're going to track where the system moves and what you'll see in your neighborhood. breaking news in the election recount in pennsylvania. the green party backed campaign is taking its fight to federal court. monique braxton is in the breaking news center this morning to explain. >> if you're just joining us, we need to let you know that tomorrow morning jill stein, according to her campaign, is going to march right to the front of the trump tower make an announcement. take a look at this video we've putting together all morning line. jill stein has long alleged election result cyber hacking. her campaign challenged battleground state votes in pennsylvania, michigan and
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wisconsin. a stein spokesperson says the campaign will continue forging ahead with recounts in philadelphia, and montgomery count countys. republicans say stein's case is completely without merit and meant solely for purposes to delay the electoral college vote for president-elect trump. in pennsylvania two-thirds of voters use machines like these and do not have a paper trail backup.
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stein's campaign wants the we do have a comment from stein's lead attorney. you can count on nbc 10 to keep you covered on the election recount. check the nbc 10 app for the latest. this new video shows an over head view of the foam that flooded a center city
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neighborhood this weekend. s witnesses say they also heard an explosion. the jolt knocked transformers offline and took out power for thousands yesterday afternoon. rescuers helped eight people stuck in elevators in high-rise buildings. firefighters spent the afternoon using water to push the fire suppressing foam down the street drains. >> i thought we were having an earthquake or somebody was bombing us. >> it kind of looked like that old movie from the '50s like the blob. >> officials say the fire suppressant system worked like it was supposed to. the folk has been st
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still ahead on nbc 10 news, bound for a bowl game. penn state's come back win in the big 10 championship game puts the nittany lions in the running for a bowl game.
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we have issued a first alert here at nbc 10. you can see on the side of your screen exactly why that system there that's inching closer to us. it's going to be dropping a wintery mix on our area overnight. so this evening, late this evening into early tomorrow morning areas north of the city like the pocono mountains, they may see some snow. other spots like philadelphia may see some rain. penn state is your big 10 champion. a big second half come back over wisconsin, the nittany lions defense put the game away by stopping the badgers fourth
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down, final score 38-31. here's more of your sunday morning sports. easy breezy. bryant inside the five. he skates into the end zone for six. makes it 14-0. walker dialing long distance. kirkwood behind the defense for the 56-yard touchdown. owls smash navy to win the aac
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title. a gigantic win. sixers and celtics in a night cap. he goes under the rim here to tie it. deficit is two now with under 30 to play. thompson's wild attempt is off the mark. celtics prevail in this one. it is game day for the eagles and a win today in cincinnati would propel the birds towards a week 14 show down with washington. >> hey, the eagles have arrived here in cincinnati. take a look. you see nelson agholor here? he's expected to play. jordan matthews is questionable with that ankle sprain. he is going to try to give it a go in warmups.
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the eagles have lost six of eight games. >> this is definitely a must-win for us. >> if we just keep chopping away and just go out there and play ball. >> the eagles are 9-1. in cincinnati, ohio, i'm john clark. on the ice the flyers hosted the blackhawks here at the wells fargo center. crawford was ruled out due to an emergency appendectomy. have a look at him on the bench enjoying the action. his second of the season and the rookie wasn't done.
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he did it again 30 seconds later. this time with the wrister finds the back of the net. flyers take the lead 2-1. teammates loving it on the bench. villanova fell to south dakota state. that is your look at sports. and coming up we're going to be tracking that moisture moving that means chances of rain in the forecast. we'll take a closer look at it coming up and where you could see snow as well. be noisy.
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these are your new jersey neighbors. we see that mix of mostly upper 30s to right around 40 degrees across the board. you step out the door, little chilly out there. good news is today winds aren't going to be a big factor and upper 40s across oing to move t the map. now we're looking at parts of the lehigh valley and your neighborhoods also sitting in the upper 30s. allentown at 39 degrees. these areas by tomorrow morning this same time should be little. it will start to dry out by monday afternoon but the first alert focused on that morning commute. here's radar and satellite. our area right now, scattered clouds, plenty of sun to skkick off the morning. thicker clouds will build in later today.
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you can see that snow line. that's heading our direction. we're looking at the potential for us to see rain and snow as we move into tomorrow morning. here's the hour by hour forecast. it lines up pretty well with what we're currently seeing. lunchtime, clouds starting to push into near delaware. we go into the afternoon. now the clouds are spreading across the board. 8:00 at night, though, no rain yet in our zone. instead it's just starting to move into the further west parts of pennsylvania. now we're going to the early a.m. hours. monday 1:00 a.m. starting to see a rain/snow mix. we go to 2:30 in the morning and it's extending a little further along. to 6:30 in the morning now the whole board is covered with at least rain. but parts of upper bucks county
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as well as berks county through the lehigh valley the rain/snow mix. i'm calling for philly north with the potential for a rain/snow mix. it looks like temperatures will be too farm fwarm for that. it starts to move out mostly as we hit 9:00 a.m. and by the cone out through the afternoon of your monday. monday actually will be a pretty nice day after the morning commute. that's why we're under the first alert. we'll talk more about your ten-day coming up. president-elect donald trump's transition is moving forward. that will be up for discussion this morning on ""meet the press"." chuck, the president-elect's latest cabinet pick is retired general james mattis for defense
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secretary. >> i think when you look at general mattis who's got respect on both sides of the aisle, both sides are saying they like this pick. of course he does need to get a waiver because normally the rule is you've got to be out of the military at least seven years before you could head up the department of defense. but i think that waiver which both the house and senate would have to give is something mattis can get to another retired general for secretary of state. but i think mattis in particular, some of the other picks, i think so far traditional republicans in particular for the most part are pretty happy with what they've e show a later this morning.
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obviously he's been finishing out his time as indiana's governor. talk about how instrumental he was in saving the jobs at the carrier plant. >> there's no doubt this deal doesn't get done if you don't have the cooperation of the governor of indiana. pretty help fuful president-ele that his running mate is still the governor of indiana. and there were tax incentive states do this all the time. many governors offering incentives to a company to either stay or come. this package that was offered to carrier by indiana was very similar to a package they were offered before that they had turned down. according to much of our reporting one of the reasons carrier did it is not because of the role pence played but because frankly they thought the pr hit they would take if they turned it down and trump himself
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publicly kept railing against the company, they thought it might be bad for business. >> i've got you for one more min minute. quick question about the call with the leader of taiwan. was this a strategic move by the trump campaign or did they not quite understand the implications of it? >> there you go, my first question for the vice president-elect. you know, if you look at what was said to the prime minister of what the president of taiwan heard, i think the question is, you know, is president-elect trump shaken up some of our foreign policy norms? he ran as a candidate whoai we'll find out from the vice president-elect if this is part of that agenda. >> thank you so much for your time. again vice president-elect
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mike pence will be sitting down with chuck todd this morning at 10:30 on nbc 10.
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some neighborhoods may see the first snow of the season tomorrow. >> yeah. we saw it once in somy ae spott areas. this is the live look at the poconos where they could really use the snow and looks like they're going to get some. we're talking about half an inch
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to an inch of accumulation possible. currently all the moisture is down to our southwest and west. it is a potential for us. this is the timing we're looking at. 1:00 a.m. through 8:00 a.m. 8:00 to 9:00 starting to move off to the east. if you're in philadelphia north, more likely to see rain in philly and rain in new jersey into delaware. that's the timing we're looking at. for your ten-day we see chances of rain through the morning monday. tuesday we'll see rain afternoon into the early evening and early wednesday. a break wednesday. thursday rain again. and then that huge cooldown. >> looking from 1:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. of course tomorrow. so definitely be watching nbc 10 news today starting tomorrow morning at 4:30 for the latest
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on the commute, the traffic and the weather.
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there are a lot of questions being asked. ohio state will be stronger, having come through this. i'm going to bring jobs back to our country. >> go! good morning. welcome to "sunday today" on this first weekend of december. i'm willie geist. a lot of news to get to this morning, including a horrific scene in oakland, california, a warehouse art collective still smoldering at a deadly fired rip through it. the death toll stands at nine, but officials

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