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>> gene: developing now at 7:00, a car gets sliced in half by a train overnight and police want to talk to the people inside. coming up surveillance video that shows two women running from the scene. >> michael: d.a. says more than 1,000 tips come inar a woman killed jogging. >> sara: member of trump family that could be tapped for a top position at the white house. >> gene: fox25 investigates goes undercover to show you how much a free computer scan can actually cost you. this is boston's only news
>> gene: hope your morning is off to a great start, i'm gene lavanchy. >> sara: we are waking up to 30s and 40s, but it is going to be warming up soon. better enjoy it now because winter like weather headed our way. >> right now 50? in provincetown, 45 nashua, new hampshire and 40 in worcester, although worcester seeing the sunshine, everything to the east of that is stuck under the not going to be all day clouds but keep things mostly cloudy toward the framingham area, for example, through the morning hours and mostly cloudy at 9:00 a.m. and temperatures at 49? and by early this afternoon, 1:00 p.m., we are at 56, and then the clouds really break apart, start brightening up this afternoon and show you how long lived the bright conditions before the weekend changes when i'm back with you in ten. julie grauert now with live drive time traffic on the scene.
at intersection of comm ave and lake street. make sure it is on your radar. heading out to the roads, a little bit of volume building on 95 in canton as you approach 128. pretty typical of traffic flows right now on 93 south from medford into somerville and route 1 in saugus. this kind of bumper-to-bumper traffic will stay with us the next two hours. here are live drive times, 128 the expressway, 51 minutes on 93 south from andover, 52 minutes. i will have another check of these in ten minutes. back to you. >> gene: we are following developing news out of revere this morning where a train hit a car last night slicing it in half. see the back half of the car was completely demolished. >> sara: amazingly the two women that were inside are okay. they were actually caught on surveillance video running from the scene and this morning police want to talk to them. jessica reyes live in revere
video, jess. >> jessica: sara, when you look at the surveillance video it is hard to believe that anyone made it out of that car alive last night. it all happened at this crossing here in revere just after 10:30, and police we know they have a whole lot of questions to the women you see in that surveillance video. you could see the video right here. if you watch closely at the very top of your screen, you can see the car drive right past the flashing lights on to the tracks and almost immediately the train barrels right into the car cutting it it really is hard to imagine anyone surviving that but seconds later didn't see a woman come running out and then another right behind her. they took off from the scene and this morning police are still trying to track them down and figure out who they are. we do have a look now at what is left of the car and it is barely recognizable you can see after all of that, very scary situation for everyone that was on board the train. we actually just spoke with man that lives in beverly, he was heading back from a celtics game
happened. here heard scraping underneath the train and wasn't sure what happened until the conductor got on the intercom and said, in fact, they had hit a car. this morning the investigation is well underway. police trying to figure out who the two people are. transit police we know they are handling the investigation and reached out to them to get update where they are at in thatir search since they made progress since this all happened last night and as soon as we get update from them we will pass it along here right on the fox25 morning news. live in revere, jessica reyes, >> gene: more than three months after the new york city woman was murdered after a jog detectives are announcing a possible break in the vanessa marcotte case. police say they are looking for a dark-colored suv that was last seen on the road where marcotte's body was found. live in princeton where the rural community remains on edge. michael, good morning. >> michael: good morning to you. the people here of princeton are on edge because this case remains unsolved in more than three months investigators are
information that investigators are looking for a dark-colored suv connected to the case. still no arrests in the murder of vanessa marcotte. the 27-year-old went for a jog while visiting her family in princeton in august. the worcester county district attorney says her body was found in the woods near brooke station road hours later. more than three months later the d.a. is releasing a new detail. witnesses saw a dark-colored suv parked on around the time they think the killing took place. not enough information for princeton residents still shaken by the brutal homicide. >> i do a lot of hiking in the woods, do a lot of hiking with friends, do some hiking alone. i would like some information that would help me make wise decisions about whether -- how safe that is and how safe that not is. >> michael: private investigated or thomas shamshak that is not related to the case spoke with fox25 on the phone.
fresh out of the box homicidal killer. >> michael: shamshak says clues could be a more significant development. >> they may have additional information but they are not sharing as it may have developed information about persons or persons of interest. >> michael: so the d.a. says they received more than 1,000 for more information. they have a specialized hotline for this vanessa marcotte case. if you have any information about the dark-colored suv if you could call it right away and we put it on fox25boston.com. michael henrich, live in princeton, fox25 news. >> sara: right now police are searching for the man they say broke into his ex-girlfriend's house in hyde park and attacked her and mother with a knife. police say jeffrey labathe stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the
police were called to the home on huntington avenue on tuesday and daughter told that labathe tried it will kill her and her mom. according to the police report he smashed five windows in the home as well as the window of the mom's suv. >> gene: all things presidential and donald trump and presidential team interview potential candidates for the cabinet. this as new report claims his son-in-law could be tapped for top position. fox25 daniel miller joins us now with more on today. >> daniel: the elevators in trump tower have been under watch trying to get a clue about the president-elect's cabinet. south carolina governor nikki haley expected to meet with trump today and she could be in the running for secretary of state. she is the first female and indian american governor. she has had a rocky past though with the president-elect. they endorsed both senators marco rubio and ted cruz and said repeatedly she was not a
she is not the only big name meeting with the president-elect today. japan's prime minister shinzo abe is on way to new york city to build trust and safeguard the alliance between united states and japan. during the campaign trump suggested he might withdraw the u.s. military from their shores leaving them to protect themselves from north carolina. prime minister is likely looking to find out how much of trump's statements were true and how much was campaign rhetoric. this morning the wall street journal is trump son-in-law, jared kushner, could get key role in his administration. sources say real estate developer and husband of ivanka could be tapped to senior advisory or special council. now, the trump administration laying out rules to cabinet members. all appointees will be asked to sign a form barring them from being registered lobbyist for five years after they leaved the government service. in the newsroom, i'm daniel miller, fox25 news.
tower yesterday. patriots owner robert kraft spotted at 2:00 in the afternoon and he was with goldman sachs owner. kraft did not say why he was there. he has been politically bipartisan in the past giving donations to democratic and republican candidates. >> sara: hillary clinton gave her first public appearance since delivering her concession speak more than a week ago. the organization advocate on children and clinton started her career as intern there. last night her speech was part reflection and part pledge to remain strong in the face of trump administration. >> i will admit coming here tonight wasn't the easiest thing for me. there have been a few times this past week when all i wanted to do is just to curl up with a good book or our dogs and never leave the house again.
say the country needs to stand united and fight for values and continue building an america that is hopefully. >> gene: it is a wonderful piece of hardware for rick porcello. he was named the american league cy young winner in very close vote. his teammate justin verlander got more 1st place votes but he earned more points because verlander was not included in two ballots of sports writers, which seems odd. last red sox pitcher to win was was surrounded by loved ones when he got the word. >> unbelievable. got my family standing here. i don't think they know yet. [laughing] >> what a moment. >> that's good stuff. as we said not everyone was happy about the award as porcello's family, ver lando's
60,000 times this morning but too vulgar for us to read on the air. it could be big day for red sox outfielder mookie betts. bets one of three finalist for the mvp award and angels melania trump and astros jose altuve. 113 runs batted in while playing a gold gov right field. the winner will be announced this afternoon. there's still questions about the health of rob gronkowski. gronkowski did not participate in the team is calling a chest injury. there are reports that gronk suffered a punctured lung. more along the lines of perforated lung or bruised sternum, all because of hit he took in seahawks sunday night and would not be a huge surprise if gronk did not play against san francisco sunday. >> julie: we track traffic and weather together every ten minutes. hovering right around 1 hour mark as head from 495 in andover down to the zakim bridge. shiri?
>> gene: sister station in seattle saw costly services pushed and could it be happening in our area. >> reporter: office depot and office max which are the same company over a free pc tune-up for the computer and company says it week. our sister station found that office depot diagnosed problems that didn't exist so we sent a fox25 team out to test the service on our own. with hidden camera rolling we brought computers to three office max stores for the company's free pc health check. at the store in walpole good news. laptop passed. >> what did they say? >> said there's nothing wrong
journalist steve write took a different one. tech said it showed signs of poor performance, recommended fix between 149 and $199. >> and needed to get that taken care of soon they said. not necessarily today but within the next few days. >> reporter: fox25 producer took third laptop to office max in dorchester and also >> i need $149 worth of diagnostics on my computer for poor security and poor performance. >> what the office max employees didn't know was this. the computers we had them diagnosed including two that showed four performance were brand-new right out of the box. fox25 it manager only thing he did to computers was set up passwords.
antivirus somewhere on there for you and those types of things but nothing that would cause problem for the computer. >> reporter: former employee whistleblower. >> sister station in seattle and says office depot pushes each employee to meet sales goals for tech goals are posted in the break room. >> the program itself was mandatory. not option. >> reporter: also reports during diagnostics office depot and officers for questions about pop-up, computer speed, virus warning and shutdown. if a tech checks one of the boxes, the somewhere
malware problem and that can lead to expensive repairs. i have been e-mailing through the day and found exactly in massachusetts but official response doesn't address the findings. it simply says office depot fully review the assertions and take appropriate action. in another e-mail it says it launched its own internal investigation. ted daniel, fox25 news. >> julie: route 1 south and 93 south and medford into somerville and shifting slightly southbound and looking okay on 128 north from dedham and needham and up to the pike. expressway still giving us trouble and it will remain this steady and heavy through at least 9:30, maybe even 10:00 a.m. fortunately that's just what we are used to.
from 495 to mass ave. about a half hour on the expressway, almost an hour on 93 south from andover down to the zakim bridge. meteorologist shiri spear joining us now. shiri, you're saying cheers it had good-looking forecast. 60s as well. >> just looking at those three days, thumbs-up, looks amazing, past that gets a little dicey and dry and mild and starting out indeed with clouds in boston area, afternoon looking brightest of all s through this first. splashover possible and no coastal flood advisories in effect and turn cold, wind and he wet for the second half. in fact, i was just looking at new information, forecast has been tracked for sunday. 48? right now in boston and thick clouds at 48 and norwood at 47. you know who's a little bit brighter and a little bit cooler right now, worcester. 41? and warm-up here going to
afternoon great and keep drive home from work and coolest in worcester and upper 50s in norwood and new bedford, boston, ipswich, over to lawrence and framingham, magic high today going to be 57? and same in portsmouth, new hampshire, to the mid-50s over hyannis and with mix of sun and clouds. now, tonight we stay nice and clear but colder overnight 34 to 40 and hit those when you wake up tomorrow morning. tomorrow 56 to 62, mostly sunny, seeing a ton of those lower 60s on the map for your friday and again, we will do it again on saturday. so keeping things warm and sunny to start the weekend. changes move in late saturday night. so this is 1:00 in the morning on sunday. i realize most of you sleeping. i paused it here becausey you want to point out rain moving in and cold front coming through
this. that causes a little flip over to some snow in western new england and mountains could result in a little bit of light mix here locally. some day showers essentially falling apart. don't have a ton of moisture out there but we have the risk for some ongoing either sprinkles or a little bit of light mix but with temperatures in the 40s here in boston, even 42 in worcester, just too warm for anything to stick around here. 7-day forecast partly cloudy 60s with sun on friday and saturday, sunday windy, cloudy, light showers 48? and flurries and blustery conditions over to monday. back over to you. >> sara: yesterday we showed you brother who made espn worthy catch. today we got a grandma who's fall is going viral. the hilarious video caught on baby monitor. they say time heals all wounds
>> gene: person killed and 108 others were injured in that crash. police officer who shot and killed minnesota man that faced charges. he was pulled over in july with his girlfriend and police say he matched description of robbery suspect. castile told officer that he was carrying a weapon legally. asked him to hand over his license. reached back and told the officer he was getting the license before officer opened fire and officer facing manslaughter charges. >> sara: frank ocean has no interest in grammy's, at least
consideration. grammy's as institution has nostalgic performance and does not represent for people to come where i come from and he won two grammy's in 2013 but this year which will be the colin kaepernick moment. >> gene: how foot locker could be great year after year and keep >> doesn't mean anything going on and why can't things be great, just a question. >> start with questions and assumptions and assumptions turn into vacation and why would you punish weak of greatness something that never even happened.
>> sara: next at 7:30, boston skyline, lots of clouds out there and by lunchtime talking 60s. >> enjoy now and this weekend and will be noticeable and shiri tracking all of that for us and stormtracker weather center. good morning, shiri. >> shiri: things started in the 40s this morning, clouds stretched into central mass and up to 41?, so is ringe, new hampshire and temps at 46 in marlboro, 45 in walpole and upper 40s boston, lynn and hull. you saw how thick the morning clouds are. same deal goes for the south shore and the cape with temperatures at 47 in hanover as
vineyard. so here the forecast for the boston area today. keeping things mostly cloudy, through lunchtime. noon comes along and should be in the mid-50s. we got mid to upper 50s today, not quite reaching 60 for many of us but tomorrow i expect that to change. we got the nice warm stretch, show you how long it sticks around and back with you in about >> julie: 93 south route 1 are both backed up. of course, this will change, change in moments notice and i will be back in ten minutes with another update and right now 42 minutes on pike eastbound, half hour on the expressway, 53 minutes on 128 south from
>> sara: jessica reyes live in revere with closer look at surveillance video of that crash , jess. >> jessica: train came inches from hitting people inside and this morning police want to talk to the two of them. watch closely at the top of the tracks and immediately train comes flying into the car slicing it completely in half. it is hard to imagine anyone surviving that and seconds later you can see a woman comes run think out and another person right after her and both of them run out away from the wreckage long gone before first responders show up. happened around 10:30 last night. this is what's left of the car,
up when they realized what happened. >> it was not usual so muflahi hit something on the tracks. >> jessica: investigation and why they were running they did not track them down last night. we know that transit police are handling this investigation. we are checking with them for updates throughout the morning and as soon as we get new information we will pass it along to you. live in revere, i'm jessica reyes, fox25 news.
gary lee sampson chilling 911 call as trial put underway. >> i also killed a couple people. >> when did you kill someone. >> killed one in massachusetts and one in new hampshire the other day. >> sara: at the time just murdered three men and weeklong crime spree and jurors will decide if should be sentenced to death surveillance video trying to stab a correction officer with sharpened of a broomstick federal prison in indiana in 2011. fox25 bob ward covering this case since it started and will be in court today. look for his reports beginning at 4:00 this afternoon. >> gene: new video shows robber taking aim inside local gas station.
hurry up. >> gene: walked out of the store and happened tuesday night in newton and suspect still on the loose and hoping someone recognize the video or his voice. man tried to burn down the ex-girlfriend's house using cheetos sentenced to two and a half years in jail. police tell the taunton gazette set fire -- set five back in march using cheetos as accelerant. after responding to fire official found williams near the house with two lighters and empty bag of the corn puff snacks. >> sara: braintree police department evidence room will be moved after audit found missing drugs, cash and guns. according to the patriot ledger the evidence room will be relocated to the former pistol range on the lower level of the police station. two new camera will be installed
state-of-the-art tracking evidence are being evaluated and cases had to be dropped because of the missing items. >> gene: after years of debate plans for helipad are finally taking off. proposing general electric -- promised general electric they would build one and now an area in seaport strict being eyed as possible location. fox25 catherine parrotta live in south boston where residents attended meeting last night to voice their concerns. good m >> good morning. you mince the area that's being eyed for potential project and area of the seaport right here, right near the music pavillain you see there. it is not set in stone just yet. last night first public meeting on the issue.
topic of public meeting last night. >> no one more excited about ge coming besides me but address the concerns. >> catherine: noise and pollution and where the facility might be located. >> what i can tell you number of potential sites may be ruled out. >> those were four-point channel, location near dry dock four, east of the fish pier. it wouldn't be just for ge and among them boston med-flight. >> ability to rapidly transport sickest of the sick to advanced medical care in boston provides invisible safety net to fellow citizens. >> haven't been clear for takeoff and haven't been decided if on land or floating and means there aren't any cost estimates as some question spending money at all when there's already plenty to fix on the ground. >> pretty very significant transportation issues and i do
resources toward this. >> catherine: so still a lot of details here to figure out and there will be more chances for the public to weigh in on this. there are going to be three other of these public meetings scheduled. for now live here in the seaport, catherine parrotta, fox25 news. >> gene: test out weekday commuter rail service in gillette stadium and 11-month trial would provide four daily trains between the stadium and boston. dot will present the plans to selectmen and foxborough in the idea in front of the mbta's board. currently the gillette train station during patriots game and special events at the stadium. if approved the trial would begin in late 2018. >> sara: frightening animal attack on south shore where man had to chase down quiet that tried to eat his cat. scott daily said he spotted animal in the mouth and trouble
few feet to climb up the tree and coyote recycled on me and within arm's length. >> sara: animal control officers arrived and killed the coyote. weymouth police waiting to see if the animal was rabid and daily says his cat is okay but suffered serious bite wounds. >> brockton dog bit four people last month been ruled dangerous and put down. according to the brockton euthanized and hearing the decision after testimony from victims and a vet that determined dog at risk for biting again. back in october leo got loose and bit four different people including a firefighter and an animal control officer. >> gene: new laws to protect pets and first responders will have legal protection if they break a car window to rescue a trapped pet. local animal control officers
citations -- will be allowed to issue citations when pets found housed in cruel conditions. fine will range $50 to the first offense up to $300 for more violations. >> julie: 128 southbound route 1 in peabody to the weston tolls. shiri? >> shiri: cloudy skies at the bus stop this morning, temperatures in the middle 40s out there now, about 48? by 9:00 this morning and show you 50s today and the 60s this week coming up in a couple minutes. >> daniel: just a tragic story out of new hampshire this morning where father of three was killed while attending
>> sara: daniel miller joins with heartbreaking story you will see only on fox and fight to bring his body home. was contemplating for months on whether or not to go to this destination wedding and something for himself and ended up dying on his birthday. 34 years old he loved his family more than anything. three kids will now grow up without a father. five siblings and mother now forced to go on without him.
>> daniel: he was in jamaica for a friend's destination wedding and heading to cafe when wild animals got in front of their bus, speeding truck going by hit and killed lake and the bus driver. >> he tried to push my brother out of the way and struck. >> he asked all three of us we said yes. >> i didn't think i should spend that much money. >> daniel: he did on his birthday and all the family wants is to bring him back home but they can't. the jamaican government making them pay for medical expenses before they release his body. >> be patient.
>> daniel: money used to bring chris back home and leftover funds will go to the kids. after the story aired we got a call from a viewer who paid for family member to to jamaica and sort out the issues. i'm daniel miller, fox25 >> gene: not uncommon for brian to be gone for a few days but parents became wary when car was found near sandra pond. crews searched the water yesterday afternoon and dive teams also sent in but police are still looking for clues. >> julie: good morning,
we have new pictures from sky fox over a bus crash this is at main and maple in stoneham and see the pickup truck slammed right into the front of the bus so the right lane is blocked right now and we have quite a few people out on that corner milling around and have police cars on the scene and in the neighborhood it will slow things down in stoneham. it is not on one of the major arteries like 93 or 128. just wanted to show you thosix so you're aware if you live in the area. as we shift slightly southbound things slow going on the expressway from here are live drive times, 36 minutes on route 1 from 128 to the tobin. our drive time on 93 is really shot up, up to almost an hour and 15 minutes. 46 minutes on the pike eastbound from 495 to mass ave. a little bit of overcast dreary start but improvements ahead. >> shiri: a lot of gray skies and 49? and knocking door at 50
wind chill just a little bit out there. next couple hours we will take us into the lower 50s here at 9:00 a.m. and count on mostly cloudy skies, still no rain in the forecast for today. there's lucky part, future cast, overdoing the rain chance if you will out across the outer cape and noon time today i do have some thin spots in the clouds and going to keep it mostly cloudy, area wide across southern new england, middle 50s and into the afternoon it does tend to brighten up, mix of sun and scattered clouds this 5:00, headed home from work and already dark and temperatures around 50?. that's coming down from highs at 57 in boston and beverly and lawrence today up to nashua, new hampshire. 52 in worcester a little cooler there and new bedford all the way up to 58? and 55 in hyannis. thickest clouds actually going to be focused across eastern mass today and spots like worcester should see things brighten up. first keeping close eye on drought monitor and new information coming out in just
ready to see if we have improve ments and can tell you last week we did not see any improvements with the drought condition. this week probably going to stay as is and almost 30% of massachusetts here under extreme and only 2% of the state is not currently in a drought situation. tomorrow no rain in the forecast. keeping it sunny with temperatures in the sixties. i know you're probably loving the sunshine and warm weather that continues into the first half of the weekend but by saturday night and sunday morning we got light that forms and all the cold and blustery air into place, causes a little flipover to snow in the mountains. now locally going with just a little patchy light rain on sunday, it is going to get very brazier around here, snow chances will be low, not zero, we could actually find a couple snowflakes mixing in but because temperatures are above freezing nothing is going to stick unless again you're in western new
58 on saturday and nashua, new hampshire but sunday. sunday it is going to be all about the 40s, like all day long, lots of clouds around, a little light precipitation, mostly in the form of rain, but the wind really starts to crank and stays blustery with flurries into your monday forecast. tuesday 46 and mostly sunny and wednesday travel day examine developing showers late in the day. back over >> sara: uncovers state inspectors followed up with just a phone call. >> something bad could happen. >> sara: fox25 investigates looks closer look at residential schools and dcf shows up to investigate individual allegations of abuse. fox25 investigates found that
>> gene: google says best time to leave the area is 6:00 sunday morning. that's when traffic lightest and best time to return is friday after thanksgiving. google warns the worst is day before turkey day and saturday after. gene: package spray -- x-ray that lets you peek inside box without opening it and you don't have to worry about
you can only view what's inside the boxes ordered from your account. >> sara: monet painting auctioned off in new york brought in record amount of money. series sold for $81.4 million. that is the most that someone has ever paid for money's art in auction. the painting is one of only 25 in the series. it is also one of few and owned by private collectors. if you a this iconic dress. skin tight dress only one of personal items sold and auctioneer insist it is one of the most important. >> dress so much more than and work ofard and kennedys and everything wrapped up into one
>> three day auction starts today in los angeles. >> gene: check this out. fingernails 26 inches long and longest nails on record according to guinness 34 inches and hopes to break that record soon. when asked why she stopped cutting her nails she is doing it all for grandkids. wants to create legacy for them to try to remember her. if you like to bite your names >> showed with changing table and check out grandma and granddaughter to sleep. and she has head over heels for the kids because goes head first into the crib. grandmother's daughter and mom vertically challenged and 5 feet tall and viewed more than
grandma are okay. >> more of challenge to get out of there. >> sara: baby woke up. sara: monitoring your credit card purchases and stored on government server. >> shiri: rainfall short whole year and nine inch deficit in boston and take look at drought monitor and weather and any improvements this week coming
>> sara: developing now at 8:00, car gets torn in half and slams into the side of it. the surveillance video police looking at this morning that shows two women running from the scene. >> michael: woman killed while out in central mass and new detail investigators what the public. >> question surrounds the family
>> sara: two senators debating the way credit card information is stored. the reason youre holiday shopping could be put at risk. complete new england news coverage starts right now. this is the fox25 morning news. >> sara: good morning, everybody, it is wednesday, november 17th, thank you so much for joining us, i'm sara underwood. >> i'm gene lavanchy. warm weather expected today and tomorrow. after that not so much. enjoy it and watching winter like weather moving in over the weekend. >> over the weekend late fall to full-blown winter. right now though feeling fairly mild here as we wake up november morning and almost 50? in boston and upper 40s as well in lawrence and norwood, look at thick clouds creeping into worcester here and stuck with the clouds here the first half of the day and second half of the day as you can see here at framingham, things brighten up pretty nicely and 10:00 a.m. 55?, we hang out in
afternoon with increasing sunshine here at two and 4:00 p.m. clear but cold for the evening commute. we will be back in the 40s and show you how long we hang on to sunshine before the cold air moves in and check we track traffic and weather together every ten minutes and up with breaking news. >> julie: we have a medical emergency on 93 southbound after 133 and right now taking the person on stretcher and loading them into the ambulance. you can blocked on 93 south, this is right after 133. they are going to get them in the ambulance and then take them to be treated. starting to see backups on 495 northbound approaching the side of the accident. also seeing delays as you approach it from 93 south and then methuen area. i will have an update for you in ten minutes. meanwhile, pretty typical steady volume on 128 southbound and 93 south through medford into somerville. here are live drive times, 46
an hour on 93 south from andover to the leverett connector. back to you. >> gene: this is all that is left of mangled car after getting hit by fast moving train. this morning we know that two women in the car and manage to get out and ran away from the scene moments after impact. jessica reyes live in revere this morning with developing news. jess, police are taking a very close look at surveillance video of this >> jessica: trying to figure out why they took off from the scene here last night. the surveillance video from the scene here last night, it really is just incredible. take a look here, closely at the top of your screen, you can see the car right past the flashing lights on to the tracks and almost an immediately train
it is hard to imagine anyone surviving that but seconds later you can see a woman come running out and another person come right behind her. they took off and as of this morning transit police know who they are looking for and still trying to track the driver down. we have video now of what is left of that car. it is barely recognizable you can see after all of that and this is, of course, really scary situation for everyone that was on the board the train. several of them were tweeting right after the crash and one actually heard scraping underneath the train as it was passing over that car last night. thankfully nobody was on board was hurt in all of this. wait for quite sometime before they were hurt on buses before they go home and went home later than initially planned. 10:30 train planned from boston to rockport. transit police identified the driver but still trying to track him down this morning. we are checking in with them for
the person looking for we will pass it along to you here on the pharmaceutical. live in revere this morning, jessica reyes, fox25 news. >> sara: more than three months after vanessa marcotte was killed, police have a small lead in the case. now they are searching for a specific kind of vehicle that was spotted near the crime scene. michael henrich live in princeton with new information from investigators. good morning, michael. >> michael: good morning. this new info comes after throw months of investigating and after more than three months of receiving tips now we know that according to the d.a. investigators are looking for a dark-colored suv. still no arrest in the murder of vanessa marcotte. the 27-year-old went for a jog while visiting her family in princeton in august. the worcester county district attorney says body was found in the woods near brooke station road hours later. more than three months later the d.a. is releasing a new detail. witnesses saw a dark-colored suv parked on brooke station road
not enough information for princeton residents still shaken by the brutal homicide. >> i do a lot of hiking in the woods, do a lot of hiking with friends, do some hiking alone. i would like some information that would help me make wise decision is to how safe that is and how safe it not is. >> michael: private investigator thomas shamshak, who's not related to the case, spoke to fox25 on the phone. >> may be dealing with fresh out of >> killer is familiar with the princeton area and seemingly vague clue from investigators could actually be a more significant development. >> they may have additional information but they are not sharing and they may have developed information about persons of interest.
they have received more than 1,000 tips in the last three and a half months but need more info and why releasing bit about the dark-colored suv. if you know anything, give them a call. michael henrich, fox25 news. >> sara: fitchburg boy missing for months until body found stuffed in suitcase on the side of i-90. alberto sierra will be in court charges. he was the boyfriend of jeremiah oliver's mother. prosecution from using statements that he made to an inmate. no one has been charged with the boy's murder. >> gene: 8:07. police searching for a man say broke into his ex-girlfriend's house in hyde park and attacked her and her mom for the night. stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the face, neck and chest and also say that he stabbed her mom in the face. police were called to the home
jeffrey labathe tried to kill her and her mom. according to police report he smashed five windows in the home as well as the windows of the mother's suv. >> sara: two names tossed around for two top spots. daniel miller more with high-profile in trump tower today. >> daniel: elevators have been under watch by journalists all day and ni clue who will be in the president-elect cabinet and today south carolina governor nikki haley expected to meet with donald trump. she could be in the running for secretary of state. haley south carolina female and indian american governor and had a rocky past with the president and endorsed marco rubio and ted cruz and said repeatedly she was not a fan of donald trump. she is not the only big names though meeting with the
way to new york city right now to build trust with trump and safeguard the alliance between the united states and japan. during the campaign trump stunned japan and south korea after suggesting u.s. military might withdraw from the shores in north korea and prime minister looking to find out how much trumps statements were true and how much was campaign rhetoric. there are conflicting reports about some of the president-elect's family. abc news reports the transition team has asked for clearance for trump's son-in-law jared kushner. he and ivanka have been married since 2009 and he has been a close advisory since the election. the son-in-law nor ivanka have aplowed for security clearance and no plans to do so. future cabinet members, all
a form barring them from being a registered lobbyist for five years after they leave government service. in the newsroom, i'm daniel miller, fox25 news. >> gene: hillary clinton made her first public appearance since delivering her concession speech more than a week ago and annual gala for the children's defense fund. organization advocate on behalf of the underprivileged children and clinton started her career as intern there and speech was part reflection and part to remain strong in the face >> i know this isn't easy, i know that over the past week a lot of people have asked themselves whether america is the country we got it was. the divisions laid bear by the selection run deep, but please listen to me when i say this. america is worth it. our children are worth it and believe in our country, fight
up. >> gene: later clinton admitted it was not easy speaking at the gala and there were a few times she never wanted to leave the house again. >> two far left lanes blocked and southbound lanes. i also have a stall on the northbound side. this section of 93 just really shiri? >> shiri: clouds today, sun tomorrow and look at those rain chances creeping back in saturday night and sunday and it is not just showers that are liquid type. i will talk about a little snow as well. >> gene: oh, boy. new developments in the train crash that killed mother in new jersey. still ahead the mother's diagnosed health condition that may have played a role in destruction.
>> gene: black friday shoppers and government is watching what you're buying. >> >> reporter: georgia gop senator using credit card. david purdue consumer financial protection bureau stockpiling information on credit c leaving information individuale inable. he claim the agency which was created to protect consumers after the financial collapse of 2008 is storing social security numbers, names and addresses of shoppers who buy items over the holidays. lays out claims in u.s. news and world report calling cspv a rogue agency and help of massachusetts senator elizabeth warren is fighting back and
contain personal information about shoppers or what they bought and information collected by third quarter contractor is used to monitor and hold credit card companies accountable and lock fought for more oversight over the cspb. jacqueline fell, fox25 >> sara: harvard set two years setting health and safety of nfl flairs and researchers recently released report saying among other thin the doctors and trainers should not work for the team. that should prevent any conflict of interest. the nfl released their own response claiming this was no proof of conflict of interest and change would not improve player care. sara: draftkings planning
by former fortune reporter and plans to give equal control in the merger. neither draftkings or fan dual has confirmed and announcement is expected within the week. >> gene: wonderful piece of hardware for rick porcello and judgeus tin ver lando got more 1st and two of the sports writers that makes it hard to believe and pedro martinez in 2000 and best part is surrounded by loved ones when he got the news. >> sara: >> got my family standing here and i don't think they know yet. [laughing] >> what i moment.
not everyone happy about the award. ver lando fiance kate upton had nasty x rated tweet about major league baseball and too vulgar to put on the air. gene: mookie betts one of three finalists for the american league mvp award and up against the 130 home runs and playing gold glove right field and winner of the mvp award will be announced this afternoon. >> julie: look at live pictures 93 south after 133. these cars haven't moved in the last few minutes.
ambulance remains on scene along with fire truck and police cars and northbound tapping brakes and stall on northbound side of 93, so this area in andover on 93 is very problematic right now. taking you out to the map you can see backups on 495 leading up to the side of that accident as well. shifting slightly southbound this is all typical and seems so much better. live drive times 36 minutes drive time on 93 jumped ten minutes and now about hour and ten minutes in stretch 495 to the leverett connector. 51 minutes 128 south peabody to the weston tolls. meteorologist shiri spear and 60s in sight over the next few days. >> shiri: great news and above average temperatures that we get to enjoy a little before the weekend turns cold, wind and he wet. so we got partly cloudy, dry and
thin spots and peaked out and nice bit blue skies and 1:00 high tide today for east facing beaches but we are going to have much less of an impact than the previous two days when we have the flood advisories in effect, not the case today. 48 in portsmouth, new hampshire, 43 in worcester, norwood at 48?. let's visit lawrence now at 49. we got the clouds hanging pretty tight there and stays mostly cloudy through hours. temperatures getting into the middle 50s here by lunch team and peaking close to upper 50s, nice clearing skies but after 4:00 p.m. it is dark here, guys. that means by 6:00 we got 40s and 50s here for much of the evening. afternoon highs in upper 50s in framingham, fitchburg, ipswich, 58? in norwood and new bedford and temperatures this time of year usually peak in
treat. tonight 30s and 40s, keeping it nice and clear and tomorrow for friday and 56 to 62, that's the range i'm giving you. i got to say i've seeing a lot of lower 60s out there. i think you will love the forecast tomorrow and even on saturday warm sunny conditions continue, late day clouds increase and overnight here this is saturday night and early sunday morning you can see initially get a little rain and see the pinches and whites, cold enough to see it flip over to snow and sleet and trying to fall snow and sleet but too warm at the ground soo get maybe a little bit of mix that melts when it hits the ground. it will be cooler, it will be wind and he into parts of western new england into the mountains we do get some minor snow accumulation here for sunday. 7-day forecast with weekend always in view and 58 today and sun and 60s friday, saturday and sunday we got clouds, a little bit of light precipitation, wind and all day 40s. staying pretty chilly to start off next workweek as well and watching another storm system
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>> gene: thomas gallagher diagnosed with the disorder cap cause people to fall asleep at work or while driving. he says he doesn't remember the moments before his train smashed into the hoboken terminal and one person was 100 others injured in the crash. >> gene: investigation found that the officers use of force was not justified. officer geronimo yenez pulled castile over inside minneapolis saying he matched the description of robbery suspect. castile told the suspect he was illegally carrying the weapon and said he was getting the
castile died in front seat in car with his girlfriend and young child. >> sara: embryos cannot be used without consent of both parties. she wants to use them to have more children but her exhusband does not. now she is planning on appealing the decision. >> i'm a mother and fighting for my children and do it for any one of my kids, kids that are born and certainly do it for the ones that aren't. >> mcqueen's lawyer says the case is whether or not the embryo should qualify as human or property and court's decision has potential to impact future cases about parental rights. if the missouri supreme court decides to hear mcqueen's case it could be up to a year before
>> gene: flurries out there if you can believe it. >> shiri: not too bad right now either. got the clouds starting to break apart which is great news town and really help with the warm-up and 43? in worcester, looking mostly cloudy and hollis, new hampshire, temperatures in upper 40s in lexington and natick and walpole and 49? we are knocking on the door of 50s this morning, 49 in hanover, 47 falmouth over to sandwich and here is game plan in boston today. i am going to keep it mostly cloudy through noon time so your 10:00 a.m. temperatures, noon time temperatures, low and mid-50s for the most part, we
start to brighten up, so at 3:00 p.m. i think sunglasses probably coming in pretty handy, dark and 49? here by 7:00 this evening. a couple clear and warm days on the way but the changes actually roll in for the weekend. we will take closer look coming up in about ten. julie grauert is here now with live drive time traffic this morning. julie, take it away. >> julie: still waiting for medical emergency to clear out and lanes to be reopened on 93 south. we have two lanes that are still closed right after 133 in stretching back past route 113 and into methuen. as we shift south typical delays on 93 south from medford into somerville. want to let you know about an accident northbound on the expressway right before granite ave. here are live drive times, 35 minutes on the expressway, 50 minutes on 93 south, 35 minutes on 128 northbound from westwood to the weston tolls. back to you. >> sara: so this is all that's
fast moving train and this morning we know two women got out of the car and ran away from the scene just moments after impact and jessica reyes live in revere this morning with developing news. jess, police are taking a close look at the surveillance video. >> jessica: they are, sara. mbta workers have been out here the last half hour or so and testing signals at railroad crossing making sure everything is up to speed after last night in the event of another emergency like this a the driver of the car involved, we know transit police have identified them, looking for but they are still trying to track that person down this morning. car barrels right past flashing lights and almost immediately car comes flying into the car and slicing it completely in half and hard to imagine anyone surviving that but seconds later you can see woman come running out and another person after her and both of them away from the
responders show up. railroad crossing at oak island road around 10:30 last night. this is all that's left of the car, barely recognizable. >> i heard the thud and kind of know what the thud is, unmistakable. >> jessica: came running when heard the impact. >> expect to see something not very nice at all. it was just amazing that walk away from something like that. >> jessica: the train was from boston people on board and passengers we heard from shaken up when realized what happened. >> must have hit something on the tracks. >> train stopped quite sometime after the crash and thankfully no one on board was hurt. the investigation, however, and who these people are and why they were running is well underway this morning. >> wiped out. >> jessica: so again this
investigation and identified the driver that they are now looking for but at this point in in the morning they are trying to track the person down. live in revere, jessica reyes, fox 23 news. >> gene: graphic confession tape of convicted gary lee sampson 11 he gave after the arrest and heard chilling 911 call as the death penalty trial got underway. >> i killed a couple of when did you kill someone? >> i killed two people in massachusetts and another one in new hampshire the other day. >> gene: at the time he murdered three men as you heard after a long crime spree, weeklong crime spree across new england and jurors decides if he will be sentenced to death and first time the jury saw surveillance video of sampson trying to stop a correction
broomstick in federal prison in indiana in 2011. bob ward has been covering the case since it started and he will be in court today for his reports starting this afternoon at 4:00. >> sara: new video shows robber taking aim at worker inside local gas station. >> open it. open the register now. come on. hurry up. all of it. >> sara: you could suspect say please before he grabbed a hanful of money, lowered the weapon and walked out of the story and happened tuesday night in newton and this morning the suspect is still on the loose. police are hoping someone will either recognize the man in the video or at least his voice. sara: man that tried to burn down ex-girlfriend's house using cheetos sentenced to two and a half years in jail. five separate fires at ex-girlfriend's house back in
accelerant after responding to the fire official found williams near the house with two lighters and an empty bag of the corn puff snacks. >> gene: looks like plan for helipad are finally taking off. city officials said they would build the helipad for general electric and seaport actually being >> catherine: come down to the location in seaport and location right in the area of the pavillain here and might listen to concerts and isn't set in stone and last night the first public meeting on the issue. >> includes full services you would see in airline terminal. >> catherine: proposal still up in the air, help port like this one in new york city, 120 million-dollar package for city and state official to
move -- general electric to move to boston. >> primary function represent the constituents of boston. >> catherine: among the concerns noise and pollution as well as where the facility might be located. >> what i can tell you a number of potential sites have been ruled out. >> catherine: location being eyed near dry dock four east of the fish pier and facility wouldn't just be for ge and proposal does have supporters. among them the gm of boston >> ability to rapidly transport the sickest of the sick to advanced medical care in boston provides invisible safety net to citizens. >> catherine: idea haven't been cleared for takeoff and hasn't decided if on land and floating and aren't any cost estimates. some question spending money at all when there's already plenty to fix on the ground. >> very significant transportation issues and i do
toward this. >> catherine: still a lot of factors here that has not been decided but more public meetings and, in fact, throw more of those public meetings before any details are worked out. live in seaport, catherine parrotta, fox25 news. >> sara: 11-month trial for four daily trains between the stadium and boston. the dot will present their plans to selectmen in foxborough in coming weeks before train station used during patriots games and special events this stadium. if approved the trial would begin in late 2018. >> cat in recovery but suffered bad injuries and spotted the animal with the cat outside the weymouth home and startled the animal allowing cat to escape
over. >> within arm's length. >> gene: the coyote followed him as slowly backed into his home and animal officers arrived and killed the coyote and waiting to see if the animal was rabid. >> sara: rabid dog bit four people and will be put husky leo will be humanely euthanized and hearing testimony from victims and vet that determined the dog is at risk for biting again. back in october leo got loose and bit four different people including firefighter and animal control officer. starting today new laws to protect pets in massachusetts under the new measures first responders will have legal protection if they break a car window to rescue a trapped pet. local animal control officers
citations when pets are found housed in cruel conditions. fines will range from $50 for first offenses to $300 for more violations. >> julie: we track traffic and weather together every ten minutes. right now on 93 south big improvement and down to 40 minutes 495 in andover down to the zakim and earlier accident -- medical emergency that we were bringing you live pictures has cleared and that's why things are looking shiri? >> shiri: partly cloudy skies today and right now clouds hanging pretty thick and this afternoon blue sky, 54 to 60?, brand-new drought monitor and conditions actually getting worse in massachusetts. latest next. >> gene: nasa restaurant will be oldest woman to go into space and other record breaking from the international space station and tragedy for a family in new hampshire. three children will grow up without their father after he was killed on vacation in
>> sara: father died in jamaica while in destination wedding. new hampshire man was killed after hit by a bus. daniel miller joins us with heartbreaking story you will see only on fox and, daniel, family body home. >> daniel: contemplating for months and did something for himself and ended up dying on his birthday. three kids now grow up without a
forced to go on without him. >> i love him so much and hope that really proud. >> daniel: friend's destination wedding and heading to cafe when wild animals got in front of bus, speeding truck going by hit and killed him and bus driver. >> there was a bus driver and name and tried to push my brother out of the way struck. >> asked if it was okay for all to go and he said yes. >> he said i shouldn't spend that much money on myself. >> daniel: all the family wants to bring him back home but they can't and they tell us the jamaica government making pay for all the medical expenses before they release the body.
bring you home and we will get your brother no matter what we have to do. >> daniel: the surpassed $20,000 goal by $1,000. that money will be used to bring chris back home and whatever is left to help his kids. we put link on website at fox25 25.com and we got a call from a viewer who helped to pay for one to jamaica and sort out the issues. daniel miller, fox25 news. >> 8:46. eighth win and last ten games and taking on wild in minnesota. big night for isaiah thomas in celtics and take down mavericks at garden last night. thomas eight points entering the fourth quarter of man go off on final stand and 22 and beyond
least easy bucket down the other end. dallas did make it close but thomas got it done up top and. [ buzzer ] it, 30 points, and then watched between the leg pass and celtics win and mighty golden state warriors will be at garden tomorrow night. >> julie: we track traffic and weather together every ten minutes. sky fox over summit street and you will be facing delays in that area. bumper-to-bumper 93 south into surpriseville and earlier accident on 93 south route 133 in andover has cleared. so a little bit of relief there. expressway still jampacked and northbound and accident before granite ave and seeing southbound delays as people top the brakes and check out what's going on. here are live drive times, 25
tobin, 43 minutes on 93 south and 43 minutes on 128 southbound from peabody to the weston tolls. meteorologist shiri spear joining us now and, shiri, every thursday you get an update in drought monitor and that's what you have for us right now. >> shiri: 8:30 gone into the system here and conditions are currently worse as of last week and state of massachusetts under extreme drought up to 41% of the state and half of connecticut new un you had none of connect urn the extreme drought last week and conditions continue to die out and really need some kind of soaking rain and don't have it in the forecast despite the morning cloud cover. temperatures running in the lower 50s today, widespread middle 50s at lunchtime across southern new england and clouds are thinning out very slowly but this afternoon ends up being brightest smear clear skies but dark 5:00 this evening and sending you home from work with most of you teaturing around the
commute coming down from highs 57 in beverly, lawrence and bedford, 58 in norwood, 52 in worcester and 54 in keene, new hampshire as well as chatham and nantucket and i know you like the way it works and any friday plans and 60s and we got sunshine and saturday forecast warm and sunny is very light showers developing overnight and unsettled enough to see a couple more rain drops and couple sleet pellets and snowflakes bet for any of it actually sticking is going to be into western new england and mountains and does get cold and windy and not cold enough for any snow to stick. it has fallen snow, melting when it gets down to the ground. we the chance for rain on your sunday. i think a lot of the day will feature dry and cloudy conditions and we have to keep
it it is going to have a nonimpact because it melts. window will be quite the nuisance because we do have some wind whipped conditions here sunday into monday and today partly cloudy and 58, 60s in sun friday, sunday, clouds with light precipitation wind and all day 40 and couple flurries around and then tracking next weather maker wednesday probably into thanksgiving. back to you >> follow one with a phone call. >> i think it is very serious. something really bad could happen. >> gene: fox25 investigates takes a closer look at how the state monitors residential schools which receive taxpayer dollars. while dcf shows up to investigate individual allegations of abuse, fox25 investigates found that the state school inspectors rarely visited the schools in question.
from space. earlier this week the company filed an application with the fcc to launch more than 4400 satellites into earth's orbit. that is 1,000 more satellites than currently surrounding the earth. the system is designed to provide global internet that's 200 times faster than the average speed in the u.s. space x has not released any details on a timeline or how much the surface would cost >> gene: peggy whitson is 56, one year older than the former record holder and joined on this mission by astronaut from russia and france. at end of six months in international space station woodson will also hold the record for more days spent in space by a u.s. astronaut. gene: bob dylan will not be attending the nobel prize ceremony. he sent letter to swedish academy he has preexisting
as he gives a nobel lecture within the next six months. dylan next song writer to win nobel prize. >> gene: ally exhibit to smithsonian exhibit. admired because of champion and stood for and how acted outside the ring and basketball grates donated to the exhibit. gene: robert kraft coming in and in and out of trump tower and meetings happening today and meetings that could be tapped for top position at the white house. >> sara: >> reporter: be huge rainfall shortage and ray flynn should have had in boston and impact having on the drought conditions
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>> daniel: commuter train slices car in half and scene captured on camera right after the crash. >> michael: d.a. says more than 1,000 tips have come in a month afr in central massachusetts. the new clue just released by investigators. >> julie: big win to the red sox. highest honors even though didn't get the 1st place vote and supermodel weighing in on controversial vote. >> daniel: 9:00 on thursday,