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0ñ an investigation into the deadly church shooting. good morning to you. i'm erin coleman. he went in and shot hundreds of rounds of ammo. the motive seems to be tied to a running feud with his mother-in-law. she wasn't in the church when he killed 26 people. the air force admits it did not tell the fbi about his criminal history which would have prevented him from buying the
guns. we have more on the investigation. before he opened fire on his [ñz in-laws church on sunday he p d already. >> there was one day he would not stop calling me. >> an arrest for animal cruelty. he fractured his stepson's skull. it should have made it illegal for him to buy firearms. they admit it was never enter into the criminal database, investigators found 15 empty magazines and hundreds of spent shelves. >> it is not even a word to describe it. >> for survivors the -- solis
was hit in the shoulder. >> i was hiding under the benches. i could see his feet walking back and forth and through the aisles. >> she and the remaining congress gantsing the eight members of the hole come family. >> they were a family like no other they would give you the shirt off their back. >> nbc news. new this morning president donald trump says stricter gun control measures might have lead to more deaths in texas hechlt referenced the good samaritan with a rifle who shot him outside the church. >> i can only say this, if he didn't have a gun instead of having 26 dead you who you have had hundreds more dead. so that's the way i feel about
it. >> the president made the comments while in south korea. >> turn to the nbc 10 app for more detail tons gunman's past and get a complete time line of events. a philadelphia police officer just back from maternity leave and a neighbor who ran out in his underwear for saving their lives. six people were in the duplex in german town when it went up in flames. a neighbor heard their screams and ran to help. their other hero is a police officer who came back just five days ago. >> i ran back towards the back. everyone else could walk. the grandfather couldn't walk. three of us were grabbing him out. i felt the house was getting ready the collapse any second. >> i ran out there and i ran out
here in my under wear. >> the couple came by and thanked him. they were grateful he was in the right place at the right time. everyone is expected to be okay. in delaware firefighters say hording conditions created difficult work for a house fire there. they were called to norway avenue just before 9:00 this morning. they found the home in flames. people are heading to the polls for election day. murphy talked about raising talks on the wealthy.
as for education, she is pushing for school choice so parents can opt to send their kids to charter schools and murphy wants to boost funding to community colleges. pamela osborne is live. voters that arrived at 7:00 a.m. found the place closed. >> reporter: yeah. they were the first ones to let us know there was a problem at this particular polling site this morning. it was open and ready for voters at 9:15. i went in and spoke with them. they say the person that was supposed to show up didn't show up at 7:00 so they came instead. they have the polling site opened up a little after 8:00 this morning. they oversee polling sites and monitoring issues that voters have. they weren't aware of any problems here. they note that election days are
always busy and in the event something like this happens to you you should give them a callo 215-686-1590. you may not run into any trouble at this point with polling stations not being open. if you one into any issues you want to hang onto that number because that is who you call. that is the number you call to get help with that. one of the other races is the race for philadelphia district attorney. this race pits grossmanlarry. she is a long-time prosecutor. he is a civil rights and defense attorney working in the philadelphia justice system. they are running to replace williams after pleading guilty
to corruption. in the lehigh valley 54 counts of corruption, bribery and fraud are not keeping the from as their leader once again. his major party opponent. are running as independents. when it comes to the heap of charges against pawlowski, he said he hasn't done anything wrong. he can't leave the area without special permission. he is still waiting toen a trial date. >> atlantic city will also choose a new mayor there. in delaware there are no elections today. the next primary is nearly a
year away. counting down to election night. we'll have updates on all of the races happening in our area. clouds are moving in. a live look right now at the skyline. it is severe winter weather week as well. it is visiting area shopping malls to get you and your family ready. general gener glenn "hurricane" schwartz is live at philadelphia mills, hey, glenn. >> reporter: yeah. it's a totally different kind of day than yesterday. it is way colder. members of the first alert weather team. we have krystal klei, tracy davidson, vai sikahema showing
some of the stuff we are giving away. winter weather may be needing this at some point during the winter. we also have storm ranger 10 out here. come on out. we'll be here until 5:00 to say hello. the clouds are going to hang around and rain is going to be moving in. there is no doubt about that. we'll show you the skies across the area. it is cloudy everywhere even at the shore and farther to the north it is overcast too. look at the radar. you see all of that blue up there at the top? that is actually snow on radar. first snow flurries of the season. this is a pretty significant area. rain is moving in from the west. there is no doubt about that. so get the rain gear ready. you're not going to need the ice
scrapers yet but it is in the 40s now. it will stay in the 40s. i'll tell you what to expect for the rest of the week coming up. >> and you can meet glenn "hurricane" schwartz and krystal klei right now for severe winter weather. tracy davidson and vai sikahema are also there. anchts commissioner has resigned. police say they foichbd more inappropriate images on his township issues ipad. he turned in that ipad yesterday shortly after they met to discuss how to replace him. a rule prevented the board from ousting him earlier. he said i apologize for personal mistakes i made and the
embarrassment i caused that damaged his trust. a philadelphia rapper will spend the next two to four years in prison. the judge said he failed a drug test and didn't follow court orders. his lawyer plans to appeal. all right. time is now 11:11. time far check ton roads with jessica boyington. >> it may look okay we are watching a delay around here. this is the westbound side. no prize. a little bit of a delay there. watching a crash here around freeman. more construction happened last night. north and southbound was closed. we'll be closed around 30th
street station until or at least for the next 15 months. the northbound side will reopen. the southbound side will stay closed. you'll have to find a detour because it will be there for a little bit of a time. we have a traffic signal we were watching in monroe township. we had a pretty rough morning commute. it is from the blue root to the vines back to you. >> thanks for that. is a surprise announcement coming? the hint president trump made as he continues his trip through say s asia. a symbol during world war ii. you'll meet a woman working to uni unite rosie the riveter.
'donnell. >> reporter: his first time on the korean peninsula. two major subjects, economics and security. urging them to reopen trade, something south korea was not ease eager to do. the president is arguing there is a relationship between economic security and national security. he visited at camp humphreys and also attending a state dinner as the honored guest that is notable because no president from the united states in 25 years has been giving a state dinner. he also expressed there is a way out of the north korean crisis. he says he believes north korea should come to a negotiating table and should work out a solution. >> i really believe it makes
sense for north korea to come to the table and to make a deal that's good for the people of north korea and the people of the world. >> president trump says the threats against potentially millions should be something that the world is dealing with. president trump is calling an china do more. the jury is back at work. menendez accused of taking gift frs a doctor. the favored us colluding a billing dispute. >> reporter: well, i am live in northeast philadelphia mills mall.
this is severe winter weather week. this is a snow flake bow tie. winter weather forecast coming tomorrow night at 11:00. we have lots of winter stuff and everything else out here. one of the things that may come in handy is our model. if you get stuck in the rain they are all free. say hello. get some pictures, whatever. bring the rain gear this afternoon because it is going to rain. let's show you why i'm so sure about that. right now we have temperatures in the lost by 40s in the entire area. it's not going to warm up from this as we go through the day and when the rain comes in it
will feel even colder. look at these temperatures in the lehigh valley. 41 in fleetwood it is 15 to 20 degrees colder than this time last year. you can see the rain that is approaching from the west. no doubt it will be spreading across the area. you can see the blue. that's snow in the mountains. look at these temperatures in the 40s with the clouds now and here comes the rain. look at that. by 2:30 it is raining about everywhere. it is mainly in delaware and
south jersey. the rain continues through much of the evening. the rain will be coming away. more on that coming up later. >> be sure to stop by for severe winter weather week. you can meet him through 5:00 this afternoon. up next, heartwarming and inspiring. you can't say enough about a powerful new film. i'll talk to the director as well as the author of the book that's sparking so many conversations across the country.
a bridge shut down over politics. their biggest triumph was a traffic jam. chris christie and kim guadagno's failures shortchanged our future. after 8 years- incomes are down, costs are up and our economy is crawling. we are better than this. i'm phil murphy together we'll build a stronger, fairer economy that works for every new jersey family. christie and guadagno left new jersey stuck.
anchts state trooper has been shot in stockerton. it happened on route 33 and the gunman fled. we are trying to learn the condition of that state trooper. sky force 10 is launched and on its way to the scene. you can see it in the air. we'll bring you updates as soon as we get information on the air and on the nbc 10 app. >> it is the must see family film of the holiday season. a heartwarming story of facial differences who attends a mainstream elementary school. the film is based upon a 2012 novel. we are thrill today have the
author as well as the director of the film here with us. it is based on the author. thanks for being here. >> thank you. >> so what inspired you to write this book? >> i was with my two kids about ten years ago. we found ourselves in close proximity to a little girl that had a very different facial difference. >> i turned on the radio and natalie merchant's song came on. it is something about the optimism of that song that made me think, yeah, this is something i will write about. >> what is it like to write a book that has become required reading in a lot of schools? >> you can't even dream that big
most of the time. it feels like getting the book published is a big deal. it has been a blessing after blessing. >> what is it like to try to bring her week to life on the screen? >> it is daunting and terrifying because it's a great book and you don't want to do a bad job. i read the book after my son was born. having a son in the book was so beautiful i knew i had to do it. >> you have pretty big names. >> yes. julia roberts, owen wilson. >> yes. >> and the thing is when you have great characters it is much easier to get great actors. >> what was it like to work with all of them? >> it is a dream come true. i have been in the business a long time. everybody onset, all of the actors were all pinching ourselves saying we got to tell a special one this time. all of it was great.
>> that's great. it opens nofr 17th. thanks for being here. >> thanks so much. we are following that breaking news where a pennsylvania state trooper was shot in the line of duty. we're working to get more details on this breaking news. plus, army of spies, the new report that suggests harvey weinstein used tactics to suppress sexual assault allegations and inteimidate his accusers. nobody delivers more for south jersey than steve sweeney. he stood up to north jersey special interests to increase funding for our schools. he stopped christie's commuter tax, saving south jersey residents over 200 million dollars. and he led the charge to pass paid family leave. aarp applauded sweeney for freezing property taxes for seniors and cutting prices on prescription drugs. "i got to take my hat off to him. he's a man of his word." steve sweeney. because there's more work to do
to get south jersey's fair share. we've paid a big price for chris christie and kim guadagno. they gave out billions in corporate tax breaks. millions to whitewash the bridgegate scandal. millions more wasted on empty office space. we got stuck with the bill. property taxes up. train and bus fares up. college tuition up. women's healthcare funding eliminated with christie and guadagno we're paying more and falling behind. four more years of kim guadagno is unaffordable.
we are trying to learn the condition. sky force 10 is on the way to the scene just a few minutes out from that scene. we'll bring you updates as soon as we get more information right here on the air and on the nbc 10 app. okay. i'm getting told from my producer governor wolf just tweeted he is praying for this trooper and their family. my thoughts are with all of the pennsylvania state police. right there is the tweet from governor wolf. we are following breaking news right now. a trooper shot in stockerton, this is after a traffic stop. we are going to keep you posted on this developing story. we have producers right now working to gather more information. reporter on the way. we will keep you updated.
to the weather now a cloudy cool day. you can expect showers later on today. you could even see snow flurries. this is a live look right now. nbc 10 is getting you ready for winter weather. the first alert weather team is visiting area shopping malls all week long. glenn "hurricane" schwartz is spending the day in northeast philadelphia. let's check back in with glenn, hey there. >> reporter: hey, it feels more like winter today than it did yesterday. today we may not even make it to 50. we are here for the winter weather week. we have give aways here. we have lots of people from the station. we have tracy davidson, krystal klei out there taking pictures, signing autographs, giving i way
free stuff including winter stuff because winter is coming. we have rain coming as well. take a look at this picture from wilmington. it is totally overcast across the area. it is going to stay that way. we have rain on radar in burkes county. it hasn't reached the ground yet but it will. once the rain does start it will be steady. this is a steady chilly nasty rain. it is snowing in pennsylvania right now. you could see some of that up here. you can see it's 48 in philadelphia. the warm spots 52 in wild wood. look what to expect for the rest of the day. temperatures holding steady and when the rain starts this afternoon it's going to obviously feel a lot colder. look at 9:00 tonight pa suburbs
down to 40 degrees. lehigh valley at 39. that is pretty nasty. so you can come out and not only meet us but storm ranger 10 is out here and storm force 10 out here as well. more on what to expect the rest of the week coming up. >> and you can meet glenn "hurricane" schwartz at philadelphia mills through 5:00 this afternoon. you can also check out storm force 10 and get nbc 10 freebies while you are there. harvey weinstein used to spy on actresses. he wanted to hush any claims before they surfaced. 2 new yorker hire aid gents who used to be spies for israel's intelligence service last year. they used fake identities to meet rose.
they secretly recorded four meetings and met to find out which were talking to the media. one called the report fiction. in another blow they voted yesterday to expel him for life. i want to update you on the breaking news in north hampton county where a pennsylvania state trooper has been shot. we are just hearing that the suspect is in custody. we want to show you a map of where this all happened during a traffic stop. we are told the gunman fled towards route 78. we are told that gunman is in custody. we are working to learn the condition of that pennsylvania state trooper. governor wolf tweeting just a short time ago prayers to the family. he is thinking about the entire pennsylvania state trooper force. sky force 10 is in the air and has been in the air for the past 15 minutes or so. we have been showing you that
picture of sky force 10 on the way. we are following this breaking news story. what can you tell us? >> we have been listening to emergency radio. it was one trooper we confirmed has been shot of the location we talked about in north hampton. it happened approximately 10:45 this morning. let's go to the audio we have been able to get for you. this is from emergency radio. take a listen. >> report of shots fired. route 33 southbound requesting and smart troopers, vehicles, there's an active shootout on the highway. >> we have been reaching out to many sources and contacts to try to get more information to bring it to you. what you just heard, that audio goes onto say that one trooper has been shot.
as we are working on gets you more details. stay with nbc10.com for more information as we'll continue to update this throughout the day. as you said, we do have sky force 10 ton way right now. we'll be bringing you reports from the air and the ground. we have a ground crouton way as well. >> they are the women who worked in factories and shipyards while the men were off at war. to this day rosie the riveters represent womens power. there will be a special luncheon to honor all rosie the riveter. we have lisa here. thanks for being here. >> it's our pleasure. >> take us back. you were just 17 years oemld. you went to support you and your
mother. >> my mother was already working but she was at the aircraft side. she was newly divorced and we were living and sleeping in a twin bed in the back of my aunt's beauty salon in south philly. i knew that i had to find a job because it would take two of us to afford an apartment together. i was fortunate my teachers talked me into taking a class of drafting in high school and i skipped three classes a day to take the course. the teacher was wonderful. the boys in the class were wonderful. they taught me the basics. mr. hall was his name. he sent a letter to the navy yard and gave me a paper to take with me. i went down to the navy yard and they actually hired a 17-year-old? just amazing and they put me through classes with many other women and put me to work in a
drafting department, mostly women. there were about seven other women at the time. it was just amazing. >> did you think at the time or did you know what you were doing was historic? >> no. it was something that we just had to be done. it simply had to be done. our men and boys were off at war. this was our way of trying to help end the war and bring them home safely. >> talk about why it is important to honor women like june who really made a difference in american history. >> so we aim to enhance the lives of our residence to help them pursue their passions, live with purpose. june pointed out to us she was a rosie during the war. >> talk about the event. >> we are having a luncheon for
local rosie the riveters. we want to honor them and thank them for their service and there will be a state representative there to thank them. we thought veterans day was a good time to do it being that it's this week. >> and you're trying to locate other rosies? >> i foresee philadelphia being -- we have thousands upon thousands of women working in the area. these are the women we need to find. it was a time when women worked together and pulled it all together. >> thanks so much for being here with us. >> thanks for inviting us. >> hosting that luncheon from the greater delaware valley. it is thursday, november 9th from 10:00 a.m. to noochblt the
event is free but an rsvp is required. you can call 610-222-6235. that information also on our web site or just check out the nbc 10 app. an update on breaking news. a pennsylvania state trooper shot in north hampton county. we are told the shooting suspect is in custody. a live update is straight ahead. well, yesterday at this time we had a short sleeve shirt on. i'll have the latest ton wintery type of weather coming up.
we've paid a big price for chris christie and kim guadagno. they gave out billions in corporate tax breaks. millions to whitewash the bridgegate scandal. millions more wasted on empty office space. we got stuck with the bill. property taxes up. train and bus fares up. college tuition up. women's healthcare funding eliminated with christie and guadagno we're paying more and falling behind. four more years of kim guadagno is unaffordable.
we continue to follow breaking news shot during a traffic stop. by are live in the breaking news center. >> let's get to what we do know. one state trooper shot. there was a traffic stop this morning in north hampton county. it was on route 91 is what police were telling us. or route 191. they said also near route 33. we are sending sky force over the top of that area to give us more views of that at this moment. let's get to what else we know. the suspect we are told did drive himself to a near by hospital and that's where that
suspect is right now and also the suspected car, the suspect's car is there as well. that's described as a blue pontiac. that's what we do know. what we don't know is what was the motive behind this and exactly how many shots were fired and what shoets were fire. we were working on details and we have a chopper in the area headed out to get more information on it. once again, just a recap, one troop are shot during a traffic stop at 10:45 this morning route 191 in north hampton county. as we get more details we'll bring them to you. also go to nbc10.com for updated information as well. ♪
>> it's the masterpiece and the phantom of the opera is back in a new version critics are calling bigger and better than ever before. jordan, it's great to have you here with us this morning. >> thanks for having me. >> it is a force behind this reboot of phantom. tell us what's new and different about this. >> this is the phantom that everybody knows and loves. it's the music but back in the 80s there wasn't a lot of stage technology that we have today. what we did is the creative team got together and said let's talk all of that cape ability that we have now and inject it into the story we have and do it visually. we have this exciting spectacle you haven't seen before paired with the music you already know and love. people are going to come to see the show they know and be surprised i feel like. >> that was my next question.
you have seen phantom of the opera before. why should you come see this? >> the story has been visually remastered. there is all of these new and exciting things we can do. also we approach the characters in a different way. so here where as in the brilliant version you have a wonderful victorian meladrama. we approach the characters going through an abnormal situation and how are they going to react? that's way we like to approach this version of phantom of the opera. >> and performances are already underway. what's the response so far? >> it is some of the graetdest audiences. they are loud. they like to laugh. they get right on the edge of their seats and the response at the end has been fantastic. >> thanks so much for being here. >> thanks. >> and you can see the phantom of the opera now through sunday,
november 12th. we continue to keep you updated on that breaking news. a state trooper has been shot in the county there. sky force 10 is live over easton hospital where we are told the officer is being treated. we learned the shooting suspect is in custody. he drove himself to the hospital. we'll be bringing you updates as we get more and more information coming in on air and on the nbc 10 app. >> reporter: well, we have a little taste of winter out here today. you have the winter jacket on. you have to prepare for weather today. not only heavier coats but also the umbrellas.
it will definitely be raining this afternoon. we are at philadelphia mills here in northeast philly. we have a lot of give away stuff including rain slickers you might need for later on. we have people out here taking pictures and saying hello and asking questions and more of that coming up. we'll be here until 5:00 this afternoon. and then tomorrow we are heading to the premium outlets in new jersey. look at the temperatures across the area. it is in the 40s right now. it is really not going to be going up from here. it will probably be staying pretty close to it. even in delaware it is in the 40s. marshalton 47 and farther to the south barely 50. and yesterday we were in the 70s. 20 degrees colder plus rain coming in. more and more of it starting to
reach the ground in maryland and to the west. that blue stuff on the left of the screen. you haven't seen that in a while. that's snow in central pennsylvania. you could see flurries up here as we go through the day. you can see a couple of those near hazelton right now. it would be the first snow of the season. it's not a huge storm. we are clearing up west of cincinnati. it is coming in. temperatures going down. what a nasty evening it will be. you have to be prepared for this. we got spoiled yesterday with a temperature near 70. look at temperatures tomorrow morning, into the 30s. that is cold. and tomorrow afternoon
struggling to get to 50 as well. so we have some really chilly weather coming. as forecast for tomorrow across the area we are going to see more of barely 50 degrees. if there's any rain it would be very early in the day, that would be the story there. it is not quite as cold wednesday and thursday as what we are getting this afternoon. that is still way below average. we have been way above average for quite a while now. again, we have really spoiled at this and we'll be seeing more in the way of cold weather as we go towards the end of the week and the weekend. not only are we going to have highs in the 50s but we are going to have highs in the 40s friday and saturday.
look at that. highs only in the low to mid-40s and lows in the 20 is our first official freeze of the season. looks to be a sure bet by friday or saturday this week. >> be sure to stop by today for severe winter weather week. you can meet the first alert weather team through 5:00 this afternoon. nbc 10 severe winter weather week continues tomorrow. glenn will be live in south jer cease -- south jersey. stop by to see us. want to know how snowy this winter will be? glenn has the answers in his winter forecast. you can catch it tomorrow night at 11:00 only on nbc 10. she never let anything slow her down.
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we are keeping you updated. we have been following this for the last 40 minutes or so. a state trooper has been shot in stockerton. the shooting happened on route 191 during a traffic stop in plain field township. we are still trying to learn the condition of that trooper. we want to show you some video from sky force 10. it was just over easton hospital where the suspect -- actually
this is a live look now from sky force 10 of the shooting scene. there you can see what appears to be two state trooper vehicles and another vehicle there. a lot of officers there in the middle of the road. again, this is 191. as we pull out wider you can see two ambulances there on the scene. it looks like the road in both directions is shut down at this time. again, we are following this blaeking news. a pennsylvania state trooper shot. we are working to find out his condition. sky force 10 zooming in over here. here is a helicopter here landing in the middle of the road. we are told it all happened at about 10:45 this morning during a traffic stop in this area. we can see sky force 10 on the scene of this right now. a major situation we have been
following here for the past 45 minutes or so. officers on the scene, that entire area really roped off at this point as officers and investigators now try to figure out what lead up to this. here is what we know. we do know there was a traffic stop around 10:45 this morning. during that traffic stop at some point the pennsylvania state trooper with was shot. what we also know is that the suspect in all of this fled the scene at some point and harry, one of our reporters digging here telling us that that suspect then drove himself to the hospital, easton hospital where not too long ago we saw a picture, some video of the suspect's vehicle with the back window shot out. we also heard a little bit of
radio traffic between officers when this call came in about a shootout on the highway. so we are working right now. we have reporters on the way to the scene. one of our photographers e-mailed a short time ago saying that route 33 is shut down in both directions. route 22 backed up for miles. so it's taking a while to get to the scene so you can understand why. a pennsylvania state trooper shot there on the highway. look at that. traffic backed up for miles. all you can see there, trucks, tractor trailer after tractor trailer backed up. only a few cars getting by. we have also been checking tweets there. tom wolf sent a message through twitter not too long ago. there it is there on your screen, praying for this trooper and their family.
my thoughts are with all of the police. my thoughts are with all of the pa state police. bob casey also tweeting this morning. if you have that one we put it up for you. he was shot during a traffic stop this morning. all right. we want to take you back to sky force 10 over the scene of the shooting where this all happened. it lead up to the shooting here on the highway. we are working, digging, calling and we are trying to get this information for you. the suspect in this shooting, again, we are told drove himself
to the hospital. he is in custody at easton hospital. we are staying on top of this breaking story on nbc 10. a pennsylvania staltd troter was shot. the suspect who was also injured was taken into custody at easton hospital. this shooting happened on route 191 in plain field township. we do not have an update on the trooper's condition at this point. the trooper is at saint luke's hospital in bethlehem. harry is live in the breaking news center. bring us up to speed here. >> we have been checking sources and making phone calls and trying to find out more about this trooper. we know the calls came