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condo building as police search for a thief. complete new england news coverage starts right now. this is the fox25 morning news. >> and good morning, everybody. we have a very cold morning to greet us with a brand-new month. the first day of december and thanks for being with us this morning on the fox25 morning news. i am gene lavanchy. >> sara: and i am sara underwood. the first day of the meteorological winter. storm tracker weather meteorologist shiri spear. the temps, we are going to feel a little bit back up this morning, is that right? >> shiri: you know what, they will back up the fact it is meteorological winter. the months of december, january and february, and it is feeling winterlike this morning. it is 32. it is freezing in boston. down to 25 in lawrence. 21 in norwood. 20 in plymouth. upper 20s in worcester. and teens in keene. this is what we are watching these clouds with a couple of sprinkles attached rolling toward hartford, connecticut.
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the problem is you have rain on top of freezing temperatures, and you have freezing rain. a little freezing drizzle. something we have to watch real closely. locally around 8:00, that threat will exist in worcester and fitchburg and over to keene and across western massachusetts and connecticut. here at noontime today, i know that showers are looking spotty that showers are looking spotty, but by late morning again, a little drizzle. even something that is possible in and around the boston area. temperatures though above freezing by lunchtime and takes a while to get there, guys and we do. temperatures hang stead internet upper 30s to middle -- steady in the upper 30s to middle 40s. beware of icy spots across the interior early this morning. very patchy, freezing drizzle if we see it locally and that is something to be very wary of. we have the developing steady rain that occurs during the afternoon hours. we will show you how long live tld be coming up. julie grauert -- how long lived
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>> julie: things are good, shiri. bright green past 128, 93 south also looking food. pike moving along fine from framingham through the weston tolls and you can see through brighton, not much volume out here at this early hour. 23 minutes from the pike from 495 to mass avenue. nine minutes on the expressway from the braintree split to the pike. 19 minutes on 93 south from 495 to the leverett connector. sara and gene, back to you. >> sara: all right, julie. breaking news overnight, a massachusetts marine has just been found guilty of killing a transgender woman. lance corporal joseph scott pemberton of new bedford was convicted by a court in philippines. this is new video of him arriving in court. he has been sentenced to 12 years in jail. pemberton is accused of strangling and drowning the victim in a hotel bathroom last year. he realized the victim was born
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the marine was in the philippines taking part in time. happening today, attorneys for the boston marathon bomber will argue the first appeal for a new trial. fox25'scat kalt is live in federal court this morning. and catherine, tsarnaev not expected to be there. >> reporter: that correct,'s lease according to a u.s. attorney's office yesterday. the hearing is scheduled for 10:00. his lawyers will be here and will be arguing that he should receive a new trial. and really this comes as no surprise. dzhokhar tsarnaev was convicted back in june and as soon as july, his defense attorneys initially filed paperwork for the appeal, but today's hearing will focus on just part of the motion and the part relating to the supreme court ruling. that ruling centers on the legal definition of a crime of violence a distinction that covers different penalty covers different penalties. the court struck down part of
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the defense team show should throw out tsarnaev's conviction throw out tsarnaev's convictions on the 15 counts and reopen the entire penalty phase. tsarnaev was convicted earlier this year for his role in the 2013 marathon bombings and subsequent manhunt. four people were killed, more than 260 injured, and, of course, this hearing for today, is focused on the language related to the supreme court decision but that is not the only factor on which the attorneys are basing the argument he should receive a new trial. they filed other motions for other factors as well, the reason they believe he deserves a new trial. i will explain some of that coming up next hour. live in south boston, catherine parrotta, fox25 news. police say the tattoos on a woman's hand led them right to her. she is the second person arrested in connection with gun arrested in connection with guns stolen from the worcester armory. fox25's daniel miller joins us now with evidence on her phone that also helped police make an arrest, daniel. >> daniel: good morning.
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bars as police look for those missing guns. ashley bigby. prosecutors said she helped james morales sell five of the 16 guns stolen from a weapons vault from the worcester armory vault from the worcester armory. morales is charged with breaking into the armory on november 14, and in court document, a picture from bixby's cell phone shows a woman with a tattoo on her hand-holding one of the guns. bixby has that same tattoo. prosecutors said she is holding one of the stolen guns. bix by knows morales and helped him get rid of the gun. she and in court and a third man is connected to the stolen guns. she is due back in court on thursday. in the newsroom, daniel miller, fox25 morning news. a suspect in a deadly shooting at a planned parenthood in colorado will be back to court.
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faced a judge for the first time wore a light vest and spoke just four words. the public defender represented movie theatre gunman james holmes. dear is charged with first-degree murder in the death of three people including police officer garrett swazey in melrose. a picture from a previous story. the other victims are a mother of two and a man that served in iraq. the white house has sent a letter to governor charlie baker and the rest of the country's governors offering to give him some hope. according to the accord "the globe" the state department will give tailed information. it will give monthly updates on the nationality and age range. governor baker is concerned about not having enough information of the refugees coming to massachusetts. in morning a new bedford shooting victim is being remembered as a tireless advocate for veterans.
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and the former veterans agent in new bedford and helped create a shelter and counseling center for at-risk veterans. -- epina was found shot to death near broadcastlawn park. he was driving a cab when the shooting happened. the motive was likely the motive. new bedford and state police are investigating. boston police are increasing patrols at self-city excuse today following a shooting outside of madison park pool in roxbury. a 16-year-old student was shot in the leg yesterday. he is expected to survive. students were locked inside madison park and two nearby schools for 90 minutes after the shootings. no arrests have been made, but police are checking to see if the shooting is gang related. this morning, police are hoping someone recognize as man caught on camera robbing a grocery store. it happened in manchester, new hampshire, on sunday night. police say the man got away
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he is between 15 and 20 years old. you are asked to call police if you recognize him. a fast-moving fire left nothing behind but ash and debris. started at 10:00 on hilldale avenue in south hampton. fire fighters were not allowed inside because it was too dangerous. the cause of the fire is still under investigation. a malden man convicted of killing a local army vet is now serving life without parole. eugene tate was sentenced yesterday. last week a jury found him guilty of first-degree fill knee murder. he was accused of shooting joe puopolo of stoneham. it happened after puopolo returned home from serving in afghanistan. the victim's family tell fox25 they have finally found the justice they were seeking but still won't bring him back >> the memory >> the memories of joseph are so beautiful, with them come the realization that he is gone. every time this realization hits your heart, it is devastating.
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at a friend's home in stoneham. he was in the wrong place during a drug deal gone bad. donald trump heading to the granite state. the republican candidate will hold a rally in waterville valley begins at 7:00 at the white mountain athletic club. his visit comes days after the biggest newspaper the union leader en dors ed new jersey governor chris christie for president. all but one of the female democratic senators stump for hillary clinton at fundraiser. massachusetts elizabeth warren did not attend the event. warren signed a letter for clinton to run in 2013. clinton did not mention warren clinton did not mention warren's absence and ignored questions about it afterwards. warren's spokesperson has not commented. meanwhile, bernie sanders is back on the campaign trail. yesterday a 74-year-old vermont senator had elective hernia surgery and took the day off.
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patriots fans who feared the worse when rob gronkowski was hurt in denver. fox sports said gronk's injury is a strainld right knee and no ligament damage. he will miss one or two games and should be go by the playoffs. last week they lost julian edelman and danny amendola with injuries. kickoff at 4:25. plenty of coverage leading up to and after the game. pregame coverage starts on the fox25 morning news which airs from 6 to 10:00. then fox nfl pregame show from 11 to 1:00. the defending championship sea the defending championship seahawks taking ot the first seahawks taking ot the first-place vikings followed by the eagles. then the fox25 news at 10 and 11 and joins fours extended interviews and analysis on fox25 sports wrap at 11:30. we check traffic and weather every ten minutes and so early. looking at an easy 12-minute
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from the weston tolls into boston. shiri. if you were hitting the road any time soon, good timing because still dry out there. clouds are on the increase now. 24 degrees. 26 at 6 a.m. and 26 still freezing at 7:00 this morning. i will show what you time the rain moves in and whether your town and city will still be freezing coming up. now 5:11 this tuesday morning. hoping for a break in a two-year-old case. coming up at 5:30, why investigators have asking hunters to look for this missing man this morning. and 'tis the season to swipe packages. the neighborhood seeing a series of thefts from inside apartment building
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back here at 5:13. a man with a sack full of packages on camera and it wasn't saint nick and he wasn't delivering packages either. resident said he was taking their stuff. fox25's jessica reyes live in south boston this morning where police are seeing an increase in this kind of crime as the holidays come closer. good morning, jess. >> reporter: good morning to you, gene. yes, this certainly happens a lot this time of year and people we have spoken to say it happens in more than one neighborhood. over the past month, packages have been stolen from this brand-new condo building on east street and people who live here say they have had packages stolen twice. both thefts were caught on surveillance tape and you can see this man loading several
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run from half a million to just a million to live here and the woman who lives here said the locks on the doors were changed just last night.we were more surprised that someone was able to enter the building as quickly as they did. you don't buy a new condo in the city hoping that someone will pick the lock in five seconds. >> reporter: thefts were reported on west 7th street just a couple of streets away from that congo building. we spoke to one man who was a victim and we are hearing from him in the next hour at 6:00. live in southie, i am jessica reyes, fox25 news. good morning, everyone. it is 5:15. let's start with a look at the pike. you were moving along nicely from 495 through framingham into the weston area and close neither city. if you were headed to allston-brighton. 93 south looking good as route 1 through saugus. a live look throughout zakim bridge. bridge and leverett connector are wide open. live drive times.
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to the tobin. 29 minutes from 49 to the leverett connector. 21 minutes from route 1 in peabody to the weston toll. fox25 stormtracker weather meteorologist shiri spear is joining us. you are saying a great time to hit the road because things are still clear; however, you are tracking drizzle on its way in. >> shiri: drizzle, and we will have to watch closely for ice. we have ice, freezing drizzle in the low threat category because so limited. most likely areas to see that will be west, but central massachusetts could see a little bit of a freezing sprinkle and we will are to watch so closely for that. heavy rain and fog. moderate risked to for coming to town way later on. we are talking evening commute and even later than that. so our freezing rain advisory will go across western mass and western connecticut until noon western connecticut until noontime today. it will take that long to see temperatures finally climb above freezing although
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included in that i could see a rogue sprinkle move across western massachusetts and freeze upon contact with the ground. we are going to have to keep -- i will keep a close eye on that and keep you alert on any icy conditions. we have a little bit of freezing rain pushing toward the hartford, connecticut area into the berkshires. it is happening now but not happening here. our clouds still in the process of thickening up from central and eastern mass and southern new hampshire. temperature trend in boston 34 degrees. good news above freezing here. likely at 7 a.m., i think we will be pretty close and kind of a close call with that freezing temperature. 9 a.m. 39 degrees. 44 at 11 a.m. by late morning into the afternoon, we have got rain moving in, even up ahead of this, you could see a little bit of a sprinkle by late morning. same deal here in worcester by 11 a.m. i do have some of those sprinkles in place. temperatures just above freezing the upper 30s at that point. so any delay in our warm-up could create those icy
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late morning in spots like keene new hampshire as well. 72 degrees. by 9 a.m. still freezing at 30 and by 11 a.m. 37 degrees close call on any drizzle that moves into keene because the threat of a little bit of ice. check out the highs from worcester and keene in the lower 40s. middle 40s in spots like bedford and lawrence at 45. 44 in portsmouth. boston reaches 46 degree. 48 in plymouth and 48 in hyannis and rain forming for all of us and lots of waves much rain we will deal with. here at noontime, scattered showers in place. i dare say even a couple of those in eastern new england by lunchtime today. it is going to be almost hit or miss styles through the afternoon. it is not going to be an all afternoon rain. we will get a couple of showers here. a couple of showers there. turns more intense by 7:00 this evening especially over southeastern massachusetts that will have the best chance to see steady, heavier rain during
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the evening and overnight hours. a little bit of a lull in store for tomorrow morning's commute. in the morning hours, mostly dry condition. by lunchtime, scattered showers by lunchtime, scattered showers. liked to the best bet for steady heavier rain during the late afternoon and evening the whole thing takes its sweet time getting out of here so by thursday morning, the potential for lingering showers. 48 hours of on and off rain. but thursday morning, we have colder air moving in an in the form of a couple of rain showers in eastern massachusetts, possibly a little bit of a mix out across western new england that we will have to watch. temperatures tonight luckily staying out of freezing zone. upper 30s, lower 40s tonight. tomorrow lower 50s and will be a mild day but not a very enjoyable day because of all the showers that we are coping with. here is your seven-day forecast with the weekend always in view. developing rain, middle 40s. here we come. 52 tomorrow with on-and-off showers.
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best chance for steady heavy rain tomorrow into the afternoon and evening and thursday, we are starting to fade away and windy at 49 degrees. watch out for a couple of flurries. and very wlus and very blustery conditions. friday, 46. and the snow that you see here friday night into saturday. those will be some flurries on a cold front. it does cool us down over the weekend. wake up to freezing 20s and 30s on saturday and sunday and a high of 46 on saturday as we brighten up and by sunday, 51 and a nice round of sunshine and, hey, guess what, over the weekend, i thrill hope that i will see you this category for the coats for kids drop-off day from 10 until 2:00 at jordan's furniture in reading. you can get more details on this event that me, kevin and sarah will all get at and details on the facebook page and myfoxboston.com. back to you. >> sarah: all right, shiri, thank you. hackers targeting high-tech toys. the sensitive information stolen from millions of parents and kids. plus snoozing with santa.
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seen in the video shooting laquon mcdonald 16 times. the shooting happened last october but the video was released last week. it sparked protest across the country. van dyke is charged with murder and will be due back in court december 18 december 18. is world's aids day and massachusetts is doing its part. the world action committee will announce the formation of the get getting to zero coalition a group of 25 providers fighting to get transmission rates down to zero. the 27th world aids day that is recognized across the globe including the white house. hiv still kills 1.2 million every year. people in ohio are outraged that marines collecting toys for tots at a wal-mart are not allowed to stand inside. for nearly 15 years, one former active-duty marine says he has been allowed to stand inside and collect toys and money, but this week there was a change. they made him stand outside in
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story, they decided to complain story, they decided to complain. >> for children to need a christmas. >> i said why can't they let you inside. this is crap. >> gene: wal-mart said it is not their policy to let people to solicit from inside the store. if it happened in the past, the store was breaking the rules. they are promising some kind of compromise for next year. franklin police need help track down this couple this photo and it worked. they found a memory card with a photo in a franklin parking lot. we you shared the image on our news last night and franklin police said the phones were lighting up. one of the calls was from the owner themselves happy to have their memory their memories back. and a pretty exciting adventure for most kids but 6 adventure for most kids but 6-month-old zeke slept through the whole thing. his parents say the baby fell asleep in line. they didn't want to wake him,
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when she shared the picture online. it went viral. and the family came to tell santa that he was famous and he was asleep in his stroller. the cutest thing ever. look at that picture. >> gene: cool of santa to play along. >> sara: how can you not stay asleep for that. >> gene: he is chilling. snoozing away. 5:26 this morning. it is one of the season's most sought-after gifts, but one family says a high-tech toy cost them their house. what they said happened when they plugged it in to charge. >> reporter: a highway marker landed in the middle of a windshield. how police say road rage was to blame for the crash. and a little bit of rain early this morning western massachusetts potentially creating ice creating icy spots. main rain come main rain coming into town. tonight continues through the day tomorrow landing us at over an inch of rain i it's the holidays. and of course, everyone wants to get online at once. to watch things. buy things. but slow internet makes it hard. that's why it's time to get fios.
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complete new england coverage right now, this is the fox25 morning news. >> sara: happening right now, hunters are gathering at the blue hill reservation where in just about an hour, they will be allowed to hunt for deer, but the family of a missing man is asking them to look for evidence that may help their case. details on that part of the story straight ahead in just a few minutes. and good morning, everyone, and thank you so much for joining us. i am sara underwood. >> gene: and i am gene lavanchy. first day of december and our
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day of winterer from a meteorological winter. i have been practicing. 24 on my car thermometer on the way in. stormtracker meteorologist shiri spear. congratulations -- do you meteorologists celebrate this day or something? >> shiri: i don't know. i wasn't planning on having a party, but just goes to show that december, january, february, the coldest three months of the year. and you know what, cold enough to actually get icing in place right now. berkshires to the connecticut river valley. some freezing drizzle in place that is falling as liquids. freezing on the ground. we have to be real careful of that if sprinkles into the worcester and central massachusetts. the best bet will be at noon. clouds thickening up. boston looking a okay if you were hitting the roads. hollis, new hampshire at 96 degrees. the cold we are talking about. even the burbs around boston in
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24 in lexington and natick. 32 in boston right now down into milton. brockton at 24 degrees. and 23 in norton. 31 in duxbury. 30 in sandwich and 27 in fa lmouth. most of us are indeed freezing. any moisture we see will freeze up, right? but the best bet of showers by late this morning. temps at 42 degrees with drizzle. rain turns steadier as we make our athrough the day. when to plan around the worst of it coming up. right now julie grauert with live drive time traffic. hopefully the timing of this day will work out for us. >> julie: fingers and toes crossed so it is an easy commute for all of you. pike moving along at a decent clip. and expressway haven't started to slow down quite yet, but within the next hour is when we will see that volume. a very dark shot out here right now but can't even see too many brake lights. ten minutes on the expressway from the braintree split from
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21 minutes on 93 south from 495 to the leverett connector. 11 minutes on 128 north from university ave in westwood to the weston tolls. gene and sara, back to you. breaking news overnight. a marine from massachusetts has been found guilty of killing a transgender woman in the philippines. daniel miller is here with the overnight verdict and sentencing. >> daniel: lance corporal was acquitted of murder but found guilty of homicide. new video of the marine you arrive arriving in court in the philippines. his cass has generated national attention and strained u.s. relations between the u.s. military and the philippine government. accused of strangling and drowning jennifer laud at a hotel room. it happened after pemberton realize the victim was born a man. the marine was in the philippines taking place in joint exercises. the couple just met in a bar
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where he will serve that time. filipino officials have demand filipino officials have demanded he remain in their custody but a treaty between the u.s. and the philippines gives the u.s. military jurisdiction over servicemembers charged with crimes in that country. of course the case has sparked protest notice philippines with some calling for all u.s. military members to leave. of course, we will be following this closely for you all morning. in the newsroom, daniel miller, fox25 news. hunters are back at blue hill reservation looking for deer but they are hope deer but they are hoping to bring peace to the family of a missing man. fox25's michael henrich fox25's michael henrich is live with what investigators are telling hunters to keep an eye out for. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, gene. to keep an eye out for any evidence in a missing person's case. behind me the organizers are standing by as hunters continue to arrive here. they are not only looking for deer, but they are hunting for justice. and a measure of comfort for a
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what happened to their son near what happened to their son nearly two years ago. >> he was happy and had a beautiful smile and he loved his kids. >> reporter: jenny and david robertson remember to the best times with their son jamie. jamie was 37 when he was lured away from their avon home on new year's day last year. >> it's a daily heartache. >> reporter: while investigators have determined that jamie is dead, his body has not been found. now jamie's parents hope that recovered during a deer hunt. staff at blue hills reservation are handing out these flyers to hunters today urging them to be on the lookout for jamie's remains and closing. >> do believe at this time that the body has been dumped. and it is in a wooded area. >> reporter: the facts of the case continue top disturb jenny and david. they say men dressed as constables lured jamie away from the home claiming they were there for a probation drug degrees.
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his kidnaping. among them, former dedham police officer michael schoner accused of providing department accused of providing department-alleged equipment to master mind of ex-feeney. girlfriend. >> we have his probation paperwork with his picture on it. they have guns and handcuffs. >> reporter: now new paperwork given to hunters describing jamie's maroon and red sweatshirt and blue jeans and brown shoes that could help the robertson's family heal. not only hunter bus hikers throughout the state of massachusetts, they are being asked to remain vigilant looking out not only for skeletal remains that will be reported but also for those articles of clothing. live in milton, i am michael henrich, fox25 morning news. now the deer hunt at blue hills started at sunrise just before our 7 a.m. newscast. the first time in over 1 the first time in over 100 years that hunters are being
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yesterday 26 were killed. the state says curbing the deer population will cut back on lyme disease cases and car crashing involving deer. they say it is unnecessary and dangerous and two more days of controlled hunting next week. happening today, lawyers for convicted marathon bomber dzhokhar tsarnaev will argue for a new trial in federal court. his lawyers want a new trial in a different city. tsarnaev was sentenced to death earlier this year for his role in the 2013 attack. the defense will also argue that a supreme court ruling in june puts 15 of tsarnaev's convictions in question. tsarnaev is not expected at court this morning. and a quincy man is accused of following a couple home threatening to kill them. police arrested 21-year-old matthew freeman after they looked at cell phone video of the incident. jackie logan and christopher ham say they were in a restaurant parking lot when
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they say freeman was smoking nearby and was offended by the comment. the couple followed them home and threatened them with a realistic pellet gun to scare them. my door. get out of the car. get out of the car. swearing. he held the gun to my head and said i will blow your head off. he is not afraid to shoot me. >> the couple was in the parking lot to buy a pellet gun from freeman and backed out of the deal. freeman is charged with two counts of you armed assault to murder and he is out on bail and due back later this month. a driver from vermont is nearly impaled during a crash on u.s. 81. his car hit a metal post that flew right through the windshield. the post barely hit the driver. he hurt his hand but didn't go to the hospital. the man's car was forced off the road by a pickup truck. the truck did not stop. and this woman's family continues to mourn her death, they are now making sure her two young sons are well cared
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she died a little over a week ago and her estranged husband is charged with her murder. now edith's sister is caring for the couple's 6 and 8-year-old's son. heidi smith says she needs help covering education and other costs so she started a you caring page. as of this morning under $20,000 has been raised were the goal is $50,000. charges against a new hampshire man have been upgraded to aggravated dwi and negligent homicide in a crash that killed a mother of two. alexander burke was in court accused of being twice the legal limit during the sunday morning crash in manchester. fox25 obtained the police report, and in it, a passenger in burke's car admits that the pair was drinking while driving pair was drinking while driving. burke is accused of hitting another car killing isabel pena batista. fox25 spoke with a friend of batista. the entire thing so painful that he could barely speak.
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you feel? >> sorry, i can't say nothing. >> sara: burke has an extensive criminal history and prosecutors say they believe he does pose a danger. bail set for $500,000. he is due back in court next month. >> gene: mbta may be slashing a big workforce. they need to relieve a $42 million deficit. they are requesting a early retirement and elimination of unfilled positions rather as a way to cut spending. the proposal does not include any layoffs. the mbta has 6500 workers. about 1,000 will be eligible for the early retirement. new regulation also go into effect including warning labels tore sate food. large rents will be able to determine if a menu contains more salt than what you need in
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salt is a major contribute he of heart attacks and strokes. the holiday shopping season just getting started. but massachusetts retailers are already calling it a success. so far the season is on track to be the best for the state. and in about 15 years. the lowell sun reports there are concerns of small businesses being able to compete with internet sales so a push to encourage shopping local. part of that includes a social media campaign using the hash tag buy ma. good news for gas prices in massachusetts. the cost of a gallon of regular a penny. people here can expect to pay $2.06 a gallon $.79 lower than this time last year. massachusetts paying a bit more than the national average. traffic and weather together every ten minutes. right now we are looking at a 22-minute drive times from 495 down to the zakim bridge.
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heading out, good timing. increasing clouds 25 to 35 degrees. we are currently freezing almost everywhere. 35 to 45 at 5 p.m. rain in place. we will time out when the first of hits town. taking your dog wherever you go. the new parking spot for pets outside some stores this holiday season. and controversy surrounding a christmas celebration. the changes a veteran says he
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. dozens of signs are popping up at mbta stations letting riders know that the t is ready for winter. and the signs look like this. they say "winter happens, but we know you still need to get there." last year the mbta was crippled under several severe snowstorms but the signs are leaving riders with mixed feelings. >> i think they are saying they are going to make a more concerted effort to get the community to their destination.
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say they are not going to do anything else. >> reporter: chances are you will see the signs anywhere you go. clearchannel is donating 86 digital billboards along the state highways and at least 50 signs on buses and 500 more on trains. a veteran in marlborough, new hampshire says his town is trying to take christmas from him. john fletcher prepares all year to put his santa suit on and flick the switch for the town's tree lighting ceremony but school officials told him to replace the word "christmas" with holiday and he is not having it. >> i am offended. and i was offended. i don't see how you can take christmas out of christmas. >> gene: fletcher served four years in the air force and his grandson graduated from the army reserve. his family dedicated the life to the family of free speech and should be afforded the same. this holiday season, people are sending send spending more
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the national retail federation says 60% of people are self-gifting. stores are on the bandwagon offering reward cards if shoppers spend a little amount. the idea is they may toss a little something extra in the cart to get the reward. today is tuesday to dedicate helping others. it has been around for three years. charities use the hashtag giving tuesday to solicit donations. giving tuesday. and a boston marathon survivor is hoping more people will join the effort this year. adrienne haslet t tweeted out this message she conateed to limbs for life instead of shopping. celtics found themselves in miami. a good trip too. in the third isaiah thomas finds avery bradley and green goes up by 11. the health made a run and bradley hits from way behind
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and jay crowder from the right wing and jared sulkinger will show his range. celtics win. and the five-game road trip on sacramento. 5:46. good morning, everyone, route 3 south of town. you can still see moving along nicely from 228 in rockland as you approach braintree. some other roadways. 95, 24, 28 also looking good. expressway starting to slow down a little bit around furnacebrook parkway. remember i said within the next half an hour is when i start to slow down. here you go. more brake lights lighting up this live shot. 12 minutes from 228 to the split. 11 minutes on 124 from 123 to it will. 13 minutes on 95 as you approach 128. something to keep in mind though, shiri is tracking freezing rain and advisory in western mass. she joins us now to break it
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>> shiri: yes, so far only seeing a couple of the freezing sprinkles out toward the berkshires this morning. the main focus the main focus new england throughout morning hours. that is going to freeze on that frozeing down. temperatures below freezing temperatures below freezing steadier rain will develop by the evening commute and on and off rain all through the day tomorrow and we have this extended period of unsettled wet weather and we have got so many waves of it. first wave this morning here. this is generally going to be light and very patchy. for the evening this batch of heavier, steadier rain and you know what again on wednesday afternoon and we have this batch of heavier, steady batch of heavier, steadier rain batch of heavier, steadier rain. a lot of showers to go. right now we are dry watching those clouds really thicken up in and around the boston area. the only hint of freezing drizzle of the berkshires and northern most connecticut. worcester 29 degrees. below freezing there. looking mostly clear and in come those clouds and 7 a.m. 28
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chilly start. 34. a little optimistic in my opinion by 9:00 this morning if you get that sprinkle a threat in central mass. it will be patchy and not a widespread issue but something to keep in the back of your mind. 37 degrees by 11 a.m. we hang out in the upper 30s there. boston at 32 degrees right now. seeing just a few early morning clouds. we start with a couple of breaks of sunshine. we actually work our way into the middle 40s here. so the showers will turn much heavier once we hit the afternoon and are heeng hours. futurecast, hour by hour, 10 a.m. i know futurecast is looking pretty quiet yesterday. kind of naked here. the thing is i do expect a little drizzle probably into the worcester area. but by lunchtime, the potential we will get a little bit to the coastline and to the boston area. a couple of blobs of rain on radar and kind of like that all
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we get these hit or miss-style showers. after 4 p.m. turn a little steadier during the evening commute and then after 7 p.m. in particular, this is your best chance for seeing any kind of steady, heavier rain into the over in night hours. boston. 45 in lawrence and norwood. 43 in fitchburg. 42 in worcester. 41 in keene. i have plymouth at 49. hyannis at 46. so obviously not going to have any freezing issues in the afternoon and even warmer. on and off rain. a little bit of a lull for the morning commute and spotty showers in place by lunchtime and during the afternoon what do you know, more of that heavier, steadier rain all wind heavier, steadier rain all winding down here into thursday morning and a little bit of snow mixing in new england. 45, developing rain. the seven-day forecast. 50s tomorrow with showers. thursday turns blustery at 49
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don't be surprised to see flurries into the afternoon and more flurries friday night into early friday morning. rest of the weekend features sunshine and highs close to 50. back to you, guys gene-o gene-o back to you, guy. >> gene: 5:50. cars float agent an intersection. it was no trick that had those cars flip up into the air. new clues in a deadly plane crash. this morning, new clues into that crash and why the pilots are now blamed in the death of nearly 200 people. it's the holidays. which means a house full of people -- who all want to get online. so it's the perfect time for verizon fios. it has the fastest internet and wifi available. with speeds from 50 to 500 megs. and right now, you'll get 50 meg fios internet, tv and phone for 79.99 a month online for your first year.
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. back here at 5:54. the woman who posted this picture of a dog with his mouth taped shut is being charged with animal cruelty. we shared this last week and it blew up on our web site. police in north carolina say charging the woman is the right thing to do. she could face up to 150 days in jail. one of the hottest toys this holiday season is being blamed for a house fire in louisiana. the family says they watched a new hoverboard explode right before their eyes and their home caught on fire. several companies sell the hoverboards but this one came from the company called fit turbo order on amazon.com for $300.
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a real-life grinch is caught on camera in virginia stealing christmas lights from outside of a family's home. the family says they started decking the halls, but then went to bed and that night, as you can see here, the man snuck in and took the lights. police are still looking for the man they have not yet identified. target's web site got a lot more traffic than it could handle on cyber monday. many shoppers were met with an apology from the retailer. the site went down with intermittent service throughout the day. it it happened despite expectations of less traffic. target began offering deals days before cyber monday. the fantasy sports game changing in the u.s. legal scrutiny has several companies pulling out of u.s. markets or seriously considering it. this includes canada's stars draft and star fantasy league out of new york. boston-based draftdrinks boston-based draftkings along with fanduel and yahoo will be
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v-tech, maker of virtual toy s for children have been hacked putting information for 5 million people at risk, and some of those people are children. v v-tec h sells tablets and electronics as educational tool. hackers were able to steal names, addresses and passwords and the database that have the names, gender, and database of children. this has people much more concerned because it could allow them to pinpoint a child's physical address. video gone viral. buses seem to levitate on a road in china. watch how the vehicles seem to jump in the middle of an intersection. city leaders say not the case of the paranormal. turns out steel cable hidden in brush got caught up in the tires of a sanitation vehicle that actually tripped three car that actually tripped three cars there. it did look rather bizarre. >> sara: that was weird. it didn't look normal. >> gene: 5:56 >> gene: 5:56. experts predict a flat day for cyber monday but turns out
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how shoppers boosted online sales without sitting at their computer. and plus his arms are full of packages but none of them are his. the simple way a crook got into their pricey condo complex to rip them off. and my biggest concern for the morning commute will be a couple of icy spots out west for the evening and tomorrow's morning commute. rain it's the holidays. and of course, everyone wants to get online at once. to watch things. buy things. but slow internet makes it hard. that's why it's time to get fios. it has the fastest internet and wifi available. with speeds from 50 to 500 megs. and right now, you'll get 50 meg fios internet, tv and phone for 79.99 a month online for your first year. and with a 2 year agreement, we'll give you all the premium movie channels for a year. plus, 400 dollars back. so go online or call now.
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