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now on "today in new york," freezing temperatures across our area that could cause some problems on the roadwa . we'll tell you what you need to know in the forecast. plus, candidates keeping their eyes on the big apple where presidential hopefuls are focusing their efforts a heftd primary next week. bill de blasio's campaign fund leads to donors.
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on this sunday, the 10th of april. i'm pat battle. i'm lynda baquero. and a sunday appearance from our meteorologist chris cimino. >> great to see both of you. a mini reunion here. i said we got the veterans in today. >> 20-plus plus service here at nbc. >> let's have a good show. good morning. a chill in the air. april has app identity crisis. temperatures in the 20s and 30s. the showers are back in the picture by tomorrow with your tuesday. a touch milder. a little bit more like april i think by the end of the weekend. we have this freeze warning in effect. long island, coastal connecticut, suburbs of new jersey, up until 10:00 a.m., temperatures at or below the freezing mark. anything delicate that's outside early in the season such as flowers may have an issue with temperatures this cold. down to 27 stony kill. 26 in vails gate. 26 hopewell junction. at the freezing mark in the city. lot of 20s through northwest new jersey.
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some locations a bit of a breeze. 23 at jfk with a windchill. it feels like 15 in monticello. big time bundling up. especially during the morning hours today. look for a mix of sun and clouds. breezy to start. the wind will ease in the afternoon. expecting a high only of 48. milder days ahead. we'll talk about that in a little bit. pat, lynda. >> thank you so much, chris. democratic presidential candidates and supporters are going to fan out across the city ahead of the primary. >> bernie sanders starts his day in coney island while former president, bill clinton will stump for his wife in harlem. this is day three of an all-out weekend for the candidates. michael george has the story. >> it's an all-out fight for new york's 291 delegates. >> bernie sanders and hillary clinton fanned out across new york city saturday recognizing its crucial importance on the
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>> hello, brooklyn. >> are we going to win? >> senator sanders held rallies in the bronx, queens and manhattan ending at the iconic apollo theater. speaking about issues he hopes resonates with new yorkers. >> we do not need to continue to see gentrification, which is driving working people out of the area. >> he held this conversation at harlem. there's a lot about race and gentrification. >> he has a new ad featuring erica garner, daughter of eric garner who was killed by police. >> mean whierjs secretary of state clinton made a stop at juniors for a cheesecake before speaking to supporters in sunset park. >> i actually think new york values are really good for america. >> both playing up their new york roots as the primary race heads into the homestretch.
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but i need to win big here in new york. >> michael george, "today in new york." senator sanders can add another state to his victory column. he won the wyoming caucus today. in terms of delegates, it was a draw with him and clinton getting 7 apiece. in an opinion piece this morning, the boston globe denounced donald trump's presidential campaign with a satirical front page. there were headlines like deportations begin and riots continue. ylines range from the light jabs such as gold trim interferes with nasa probe to more disturbing lines like this, soldiers refuse to kill isis families. the editorial board says it's an exercise in taking a man at his word and putting the proposed policies in black and white. the mock front page comes a day after trump made a $100,000 donation to september 11th memorial and museum. it was the candidate's first
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lifelong new yorker, often campaigns about the city's resiliency and he later tweeted about the experience using the #new york values. meanwhile, governor john kasich stumped in the new york area. the ohio governor spoke to 400 people at the rockland committee's ball in -- he didn't shy away from the new york values debate. >> you know, everybody keeps asking me, what is this thing about new york values? i'm going to tell you what it is. it's fun, it's innovative, it's exciting and i feel like i'm getting younger every minute i'm in new york. those are new york values. huh? >> kasich hosted a town hall where he spoke to hundreds of students at iona college in new rochelle. he'll continue his town hall tour in upstate new york on monday. >> it is such a blessing to be with so many friends. good shadows. >> senator ted cruz headed to
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support from jewish voters. it's partnered by 2012's largest political donor, billionaire add adelson adelson. >> he locked in all 34 delegates at the republican state convention. chuck todd will break down all of the campaigning in meet the press this morning. his guests include bernie sanders and donald trump's convention manager. you can catch meet the press following our 10:00 a.m. newscast. the corruption into the nypd is extending to bill bill's fundraising. we're learning that de blasio is returning some $9900 in campaign contributions to two brooklyn businessmen. they are the same men at the center of that nypd probe. as i told you on thursday, four senior 23450i7d officials were handed disciplinary action for allegedly taking money and gifts from those businessmen in exchange for preferential treatment.
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new this morning, police are investigating a deadly stabbing in the bronx. officers were called to i a building on westchester avenue. a fight broke out during a party and a 30-year-old man was stabbed in the torso and neck. he was rushed to lincoln hospital but he did not survive. police are investigating. at this hour, no word of an arrest. >> today, we'll learn the details of a bill aimed at fighting terrorism through social media. the legislation would require $25,000 reward for online tips that help thwart a terror attack. u.s. senator charles schumer is announcing the bill today. a current law doesn't cover tips generated via social media. new this morning, belgium investigators say that the terrorist behind the brussels attacks were initially planning a second attack in france, but they decided to strike in brussels because they were surprised by the speed of the terrorist attack investigation.
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charged -- authorities say mohammed arraign i admitted to being the man in the hat walking with two suicide bombers. he's suspected of being involved in the paris attacks also. in southern india, 100 people were killed in a deadly fireworks explosion and fire. flames tore through a crowded temple where worshippers gathered to celebrate a local new year festival. it started when a spark during a fireworks display ignited a batch of fireworks stored inside that temple. more than 200 people were hurt. the victims were trapped in a building that collapsed in a huge explosion that followed. >> secretary of state john kerry headed for a landmark visit. kerry's visit there is the first ever by a u.s. secretary of state. this week, he's expected to lay flowers at a memorial for the victims killed by a u.s. nuclear
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war ii. cardinal timothy dolan is in iraq this morning. families displaced by isis. photos show dolan with members of the welfare association in kurdistan yesterday. the delegation hosted a town hall at a refugee camp. speaking to displaced iraqi christians. the weekend visit also includes schools and clinics in the area. attorneys for former house speaker dennis hastert are asking a judge for a probation sentence claiming that he's suffered enough from public shaming. federal investigators say that hastert sexually abused a 14-year-old boy during his time as a wrestling coach in illinois, then made payments to the victim as hush money. they say he also abused two other high school wrestlers and the team's manager. while the statute of limitations expired on those allegations, hastert pleaded guilty in october to trying to pay off one of the victims.
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serve as much as six months in prison. >> this is why the federal judge or any judge is in an unenviable position. because you have to balance these evil offenses versus what is truly good deeds for decades. >> hastert's sentencing is scheduled for april 27th. coming up on "today in new york," it's a sign of spring each though it doesn't feel like it outside. we'll tell you how much time you have left to get out on the ice at 30 rock. airline miles can help you fund a flight. but what happened when they cost you? better get -- indeed. warm things up a little bit too. we've got a deep chill in the air. but the sun makes a return. is it going to warm things up? a hint. probably not.
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good sunday morning to you. >> it's freezing, lynda. >> it's 32 degrees. what's going on outside? is it april 10th or is it december 10th? >> this is strange. a lot of folks had snow yesterday too. and early this morning, there were icy spots out there as temperatures are in the 20s in the suburbs. we're getting there. >> eventually. >> we'll get there. early july, i'm thinking we crack the freezing mark. i think it happens sooner than that. today is another chilly day. look toward gw. nice clear sky heading towards a sunrise that will not really do too much in warming things up, unfortunately, today. nonetheless, it's a starting point. we take our little camera shot from long beach island. this is ocean county. nice clear morning out there. it's cold. down to 30 degrees in long beach island right now. in the city, we're at the freezing mark in the suburbs. colder yet.
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about everywhere this morning. the windchills are in the 20s in most locations. sun is back in the picture, though. clouds will build up from time to time this afternoon with that sun. fair weather clouds as temperatures struggle back into the 40s this afternoon. maybe touching 50 in a couple of spots. the freeze warning in effect in the city, long island, coastal connecticut. nearby suburbs of new jersey as well. until 10:00 a.m. temperatures struggle to get back above the freezing mark. dyker heights at 34. at the freezing mark. chelsea 393. newburgh, sussex, poughkeepsie, danbury, in the upper 20s. low 20s in monticello right now with that nice clear sky. when the wind kicks in, the temperature feels like 21 in white plains. 23 in islip. 13 in monticello. 22 your windchill in sussex. while the breeze will ease somewhat if you run into sum, it stings. that's for sure. meantime, generally a clear sky on storm tracker.
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in as the day wears on. also from this system to the west. this is a warm front and a cold front that has to come on through. clouds will push back in through here tonight. showers could move in by tomorrow morning. let's go to future tracker through this afternoon. in pretty good shape. noting high clouds across the suburbs. not bad. few clouds early this evening. thickening clouds. the showers by 7:00, 8:00 a.m. especially north and west of the city. then we run the risk of seeing a couple of spotty showers during the day tomorrow. nothing really heavy. the stronger front on tuesday. it takes shape to the north and west. notice the line of showers still quiet early tuesday morning. by tuesday afternoon, brief heavy or moderate showers coming on through. that lasts through the evening. the question after this, does this front get hung up and stall through the week or does it push far enough to the east. if it stalls, we'll be in clouds in a lot of the week and showers. right now, it moves to the east of us. at least we catch a break from wednesday to friday.
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that's the best in the city. near 50 north and west of town with a mix of clouds and sunshine. the seven-day forecast, shapes up like this. upper 50s tomorrow. the tradeoff is more clouds and a couple of showers out there. upper 50s again tuesday. that's probably the wettest day of the week. wednesday, thursday, a mixed bag of sun and clouds. mid and upper 50s on saturday. a temperature of 61 with a few more showers. you can stay up to date with the "news 4 new york" app. you tap the logo in the corner and select the weather tab. the latest forecast and interactive radar and how to submit your own weather video. it's available in the app store right now. ladies, back to you. >> thank you, chris. happening today, it is your last chance to lace up those ice skates and hit the rink at rockefeller center. >> yep. the hrynko physician-- rink officially closes. the irony is when the rink
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that was back in october. isn't that crazy. >> backwards. backwards this year. >> winter is on the way. using airline reward miles can save you money if you use them wisely. >> that's right. find out why a new jersey woman called our consumer team for help. for linda, she loves to travel. when her mother came from the philippines to visit, she spent quality time together with a family trip to disneyland last june. >> never seen disney lapped or disney world. we planned to go there. >> she received a credit card with 30,000 miles as a sign-up bonus. when she went to the website, she learned that the tickets required more than 30,000 miles and the cost to buy additional miles, more than the current coach fare. she decided not use any miles at
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using her united credit card. the california trip went off without a hitch. but when it came time to book another trip, this time to was gone. >> i called united airlines right away. they said that it was award today me in june. i said i didn't request for it. i didn't book for my mileage. >> she says they told her she had used her miles and was charged for extra miles to pay for that disneyland trip. >> they said i purchased another 15,000 miles of $564, which is the total amount of the regular trip. >> so instead of paying $2,000 as she believed -- >> it's $564 times four. they say 2,000-something. >> plus the $35,000 miles. >> she called us after her attempts to rectify the situation fell flat. >> they said they can't tell me. we've been e-mailing and nobody
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so i said, what if i am going to call lynda baquero's office. maybe they could help me. >> well, we did reach out to united airlines. it seems because she used the airline mileage plus credit card purchase, the miles were linked to that account and deducted. but now problem solved. united decided because of the miscommunication they would refund the miles to her, all 35,000 miles. remember, like her, if you are having a problem with a product or service, e-mail me. my address is better get baquero at nbcnewyork.com or call 866-news-244. we'll get to work. >> yes, you do. i love seeing that check. >> problem solved. >> thank you, lynda. >> pitcher's duel at citi field and the rangers and islanders look towards the post-season. good morning everyone. a little more than a week ago, the mets and yankees were enjoying spring training in
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teams had to deal with frigid temperatures. the mets hosting the phillies at citi field. they were looking for a third straight victory and the weather didn't keep the mets starter bartolo colon from going with the short sleeves. ryan howard takes cologne deep to left. the second of the year. the first home run given up by the mets this season. the only run allowed in six innings. the phillies didn't allow any runs. vince velasquez was great for philadelphia. nine strikeouts in six innings. they lose 1-0. the phillies first win of the season. the yankees in detroit where it was 31 degrees and snowing at game time. after resting on friday, alex rodriguez, brian mccann and car toes beltran were back in the lineup. a-rod dialing to left center for his first home run of the year. 1-0 bombers.
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three-run triple to make it 6-0 bombers. carlos beltran's turn. he smashes a two-run shot to right. his second of the year. that's all cc sabathia needs. the yankees got six innings from cc. he looked solid in his first start of the year. he got into a jam in the fourth but worked out of it nicely. the pinstripes win, 8-4 the final. sabathia gets the victory. the stanley cup playoffs begin on wednesday. the rangers and the islanders both trying to position runs. the rangers wrapped up the regular season saturday afternoon hosting the red wings at the garden. 1-1. the blue shirts fire one to the net. kevin hayes redirects it. 2-1 new york. anti- ti ant a started. the red wings still made the
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the islanders and the sabres at the barclays center. they need overtime in this one. midway through the extra session, a breakdown in the isles defense proves costly. bring an gionta ends up with the puck and puts in the game winner. buffalo wins 4-3. the overtime loss means nothing is resolved as far as the playoffs. the isles face the flyers tonight in brooklyn. that game will determine both the rangers and islanders first round opponents. the devils finished their season with a win against the maple leafs. at the masters, jordan spieth remains the leader. the 22-year-old defending champion has led for seven straight round at augusta national dating back to last year's tournament. yesterday, spieth was 6 under and had a four-shot lead with two holes to play. it looked like he may be ready to runaway with it. but spieth finishes with a bogey
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he now has a one-shot lead over his friend and fellow american, smiley kaufman heading into the final round. play resumes this afternoon. the red bulls fell to sporting kansas city 2-0. they've been shut out in four of five games this season. that's it for now. enjoy the rest of your sunday everyone. for "today in new york," i'm harry cicma. still to come on this sunday morning, a reward to find the person who did this to a dog. where rescuers found that beautiful german shepherd. candid from the mayor, david dinkins says he's disappointed in mayor de blasio.
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former mayor dinkins is feeling stronger every day after spending weeks in the hospital last month. >> he sat down with melissa russo and talked about prescriptions, policing and politics. >> people were worried about you. >> well, i was worried about me. >> it was quite a health scare, but former mayor david dinkins is mostly matter of fact about it. >> how did it happen? how did you end up so sick? >> i'm old. >> at age 88, he's made a comeback from congestive heart failure, losing 25 pounds and gains about as many prescriptions. >> that's a lot of pill bottles. >> damn right. i couldn't walk a block without getting breathless.
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i'd stop and lean on a pole or take my cell phone out pretend i was making a call. people would come by and recognize me. mayor, are you all right? i'd say yeah, i'm just resting. >> resting does not come easily to dinkins who serves on several boards and teaches at columbia. he's hosting a symposium about issues in modern policing. >> bill bratton is doing a good job. it doesn't mean it's perfect. >> dinkins is outraged by recent local cases of innocent civilians killed by police and disagrees with brooklyn district attorney ken thompson's recommendation not to imprison peter liang convicted of killing akai gurley in a dark housing stairwell. >> i think there should be a penalty that bee fits the crime.
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clinton defended d.a. thompson while campaigning in brooklyn. >> the d.a. in brooklyn actually brought a case and not a -- i think that shows he is focused on enforcing the law. >> mayor dinkins considers himself one of the hillary's biggest supporters. while he's fond of mayor bill de blasio who served in his administration and named the municipal building after him, dinkins says it was disloyal of de blasio to wait many months before endorse ing clinton for president. >> he should not have done that, especially since he had a relationship with her, running her campaign for the senate and whatnot. overall, bill's done a good job. it's difficult. then again, when one runs for mayor, you're not promised a rose garden. >> melissa russo, "news 4 new york." coming up next at 6:30 on "today in new york" --
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start of the tribeca film festival. gus rosendale sits down with the founders for a preview. it's a cold start to this sunday morning. lot of subfreezing temperatures out there. at least the sun is making its return. it was going to warm things up. if you need the umbrellas during the workweek, we'll have the
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the brooklyn bridge early on a sunday morning. 32 degrees. egads. is it really april 10th? >> yes it is. welcome to "today in new york." i'm pat battle. i'm lynda baquero in for gus rosendale. we're waiting for the temperatures to heat up. i know eventually we'll get there. it was so warm over the holidays. and now here we are in april, expecting the spring weather, but meteorologist chris cimino is here to tell us, not so much. >> we've been derailed trrl at least. march was a beautiful month. all the winter months were above april. april is one.
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we've got time to work on it. it won't be too warm today. freezing temperatures all areas this morning if not below the freezing mark. windchills in the 20s. if you're heading out, the winter coat is the bottom line. the gloves and the scarves themselves. it's a brighter day than yesterday. temperatures struggle back into the 40s. there could be a few slick spots this morning, too. any residual moisture from the rain, snow, we have that freeze warning in effect in the counties, including the cities in purpose. until 10:00 a.m. actual air temperatures, 28, sleepy hollow at 31, below the freezing mark. at the freezing m k in the city as well. most of long island, low 30s, same thing across new jersey. upper 20s and low 30s. newark 23, white plains, 21. feels like 23 with a wind at islip and down to 14 current windchill in monticello. we've got sunshine to start. low 30s and 40s by noon.
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expect a high of 48. >> thank you, chris. a missing 13-year-old boy from long island has turned up safe. the teenager was found with family in montgomery in orange county about 90 miles from his home in newcastl e. amari young left home on monday morning and was missing all week. they were concerned because there was no known reason why he'd runaway. we don't know how he got to his family in montgomery. fort newly, he is okay. we know more about what led to a police shootout in middlesex county now. the prosecutor's office says grant led franklin township police officers on a chase that ended in new brunswick yesterday. that's where police say grant died in a shootout with officers. he was wanted for not paying child support and for a drug probation violation u. the rockland county woman certificate flg 20 years for killing her son with secret salt infusions is insisting she did not commit that crime. >> take your child to the doctor
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you neglect them so you're damned i you do and if you don't. i never did once harm my son. >> in a network television interview, lacy speers claimed a valhalla hospital for a medical mistake she claims killed her son. 5-year-old garnett died two years ago. spears suffered from a mental health problem, but she denies that. on long island, the suffolk county spca is investigatesing a heartless case of animal cruelty. they're fering a $2,000 reward to catch the person who abandoned the dog, muzzled the dog with duct tape. this german shepherd was found in lindenhurst yesterday. the babylon animal shelter now picked up the dog who otherwise appears to be in good health. this is a story we've been following all week. 67 puppies found locked in a van for at least 20 hours. they had been left out in the cold in new jersey. the man who owns that van,
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store closed by the paramus board of health. dozens of protesters rallied in front of the pup store, they want to make sure he never opens another pet store. >> he will eventually find that this is not a way to make a living by abusing animals. pets are not products. >> he does own three other just pup stores. though in east brunswick location was shut down last month after being charged with more than 20 counts of animal cruelty. people just don't understand the business of selling puppies. if you're a parent in new york, you know we're in the thick of standardized testing season. the state's tests are controversial. >> they are. 20% of students statewide opted out of common core tests. in new york city, only 1.4% of students get the exams. chris glorioso has a news 4
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teachers who oppose the test are speaking out despite warnings in the city. >> if a parent is asking me for my opinion, i'm going to tell them what i think. >> i do think that that should be my right. >> for these three new york city public school teachers, just doing this interview is an act of defiance. teachers may be subject to discipline if they advise parents to pull their kids from common core tests. that's not stopping fourth and fifth grade teacher gia lee. >> do you think parents should pull their kids out of this test? >> yes, parents should opt out, boycott the tests because change will not happen with compliance. >> are you breaking the rules by saying that? >> along those lines, i speak out as a conscientious objector. >> lee and her colleagues, kristen taylor and lauren cohen say the city has tried to forbid them from advising parents to opt out. months ago, this video was shot showing the superintendent
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allowed to tell parents they should skip the tests. >> a teacher can't say to a parent i think you should opt your parent out. that's what i'm saying. >> the opt-out movement is saying tests fail to measure real learning, waste teacher time and scores could be used to justify closing schools. >> these test, be clear, are agenda. >> if you can use the tests to say the schools are failing and you can replace them with private institutions not held to the samability e accountability. >> she says the stakes have been lowered and scores are one metric used to measure school performance. >> i don't believe in opting out. i think it's really important that we see what we're capable of. all of life will have a test of some kind or another.
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place. >> so far the de.o. says they haven't been disciplined. lauren cohen is in support of opting out but will only say yes, parents should pull their kids as a private citizen. >> as a private citizen, i say yes obviously because it's not a good use of anybody's time. >> chris glorioso, "today in new york." now, the d.o.e. are going to elaborate whether a teacher is a private citizen when she advises in a parent-teacher kofrns. anita scott said there's no gag order and she has not been instructed and she does not intend to discipline any teachers who speak out against the tests. still to come this morning, the political battle for new york taking center stage. and live from new york, it's saturday night. >> last night's show with host russell crowe. storm team 4's chris cimino returns with a check of the forecast.
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we take a look at the george washington bridge. is that correct? >> lincoln tunnel. >> sorry. there you go on a cold, chilly 32 degrees on this sunday morning. april 10th. chris cimino is here to let us know when, if ever it's going to warm up. it's going to take a little while. >> baby steps. not that quick warmup we were hoping for. >> temperatures in the 70s. near 80 degrees. we're dealing with 30s and 20s. ouch, it hurts. nonetheless, it looks nice this morning. this is one of those days when you look through the window. what a nice day. you step outside and go i don't think so. 32 right now. cadman plaza. skies clear. water placid. not too much in terms of wind out there either. headlines pointing to a cold start to this sunday. showers are back in the picture by tomorrow. kind of light and intermittent tomorrow. tuesday is the wetter day coming up this week. a touch milder going through the mid and late week period.
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the week or next weekend. in the meantime, got to think about this freeze warning in effect until 10:00 this morning. it includes the city, coastal areas, central and southern new jersey. these areas getting a late freeze. any delicate vegetation could suffer from temperatures like this. 30 in armonk, at the freezing mark in larchmont. sheepshead bay at 32. north and west, a lot of 20s out there. the wind isn't particularly strong. every now and then, we see a gust. makes it feel like 21 in westhampton. temperatures 23 in islip. 22 in sussex. down to 15 is what it feels like in monticello. that's a winter type cold. if you're heading out, bundle up for that type of condition. we've got a nice clear sky. that's the good news. the sun is back. a bright looking day. you'll need the shades along with the coat. clouds mix in from time to time. the cloud cover out here and band of light snow and warmer air that's trying to push in our direction. the warm air gets here. kind of halfway. we're talking about 50s by
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the clouds get in here too. for today, enjoy the fact we have sunshine, ummer 40s. southwesterly breeze takes hold. temperatures will go into the 50s next week. it will bring moisture our way for more shower activity. the mets bats hopefully warm up a little bit today. first pitch temperature with sun and clouds. if you're heading out, dress in layers. even in the sun. those are the prime seats. upper 40s this afternoon with sunshine returning. chilly weather for tonight. a low of 40 in the city. maybe a shower in a couple of spots toward morning. in the 30s in the suburbs. seven-day forecast, slow improvement with the temperatures. still below normal. been. 58 tomorrow, couple of showers. showers likely on tuesday. 57. that looks to be the wettest day. this week, i don't think we see brilliant sunshine any particular day. it should stay dry with varying amounts of sun and clouds. low 60s by the time we get to saturday.
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tap the news 4 logo in the corner, select the weather tab. you'll see the latest forecast, interactive radar and how to submit your own weather video. the "news 4 new york" app is available in the app store right now. lynda and pat. >> thank you, chris. presidential candidates focus on new york inspired plenty of material for "saturday night live." >> as it lways does. the opening segment about hillary clinton's gaffe. >> the new york subway is the best way to get around. is this a working metro card? >> i'll just go in the old-fashioned way. i'll take a cab. cab is the best way to get around. >> that was awesome.
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of course, he's poking fun at his history as a comedic actor. >> here's the problem. because i'm so well-known for doing comedies, even when i do a dramatic part, people still want to laugh. >> prisoner 24601. your time is up and your parole's begun you know what that means. >> what can i say, it is a gift. we've got a great show tonight. >> the musical guest was country singer margo price. next week julia lieu ee drive us hosts. >> we get the highlights in the morning. the icon in the civil rights and black arts movement, the life of sonia sanchez will be in a documentary called bad sonia sanchez.
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week's positively black. >> sonia, why do you write? and i said because i wanted to tell people how i became this woman with razor blades between her teeth. zone, period. she is one bad sister. by bad, we mean phenomenal woman. sonia sanchez is one of the architects of the black arts movement, a fitting subject for a documentary. that documentary is called bad sonia sanchez. it's a part of the american refrain dock u series airs on wli w-21. you can see it next tuesday, march 8th. author, activist, educator, all of the above. she joins us tonight. welcome, ms. sanchez. >> it's good to be here, my dear sister. >> we're so thrilled to have you.
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lives all of your beautiful 81 years. >> thank you. >> we are grateful and blessed to be a part of it and such an important figure in the black arts movement for us. tell us about the documentary. what is that like to have a documentary about your life? >> oh, gosh. it's hard at first. i was asked about it and i said no. who would come and see an hour and a half show about me? and i said no. because i come out of the new york core of the civil rights movement. you never talked about yourself. you talked about the work that you did, you talked about the people that you were involved with. but you didn't sit down and say i'm going to discuss and write it. that was the hard part of it, right. >> your life has been just incredible. i mean, you were friends with malcolm x. you were part of like i said,
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'60s. you have seen everything. you've seen many things happen. you, along with other black men and women, being a part of this, what was it like during that time in the '60s? what was life like for you? >> a lot of my students say oh, gosh, i wish i had been back with you in the '60s. i said let me tell you, those were hard times. we began to talk about change in america, the possibility of change. we begin to talk about what was wrong with america. we began to talk about our enslavement before america and no one wanted to hear it. you get up on stage and we are going to say -- quite often, we could would see a quick curse word. people would stop and say, did you hear what she just said? but you got their attention. but you never cursed again because you got their attention. >> is that why you did it initially to get their attention and go from there? >> yes. you couldn't say i'm a poet and
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is that so? goodbye. >> well, it worked. certainly did work. you were there for the civil rights movement, you were there for the hip hop movement, when that began. >> i love it, yeah. >> how did we get to that from -- one from the other? hip hop from the civil rights movement? >> one is a continuum of the other. you know, you had before the harlem renaissance, then you had the civil rights and you had the black arts. then you had hip hop. i called it from bam all the way to hip hop. it's one long continuum. because they brought some of of the same ideas. they began to celebrate people like malcolm and martin again when people wanted to forget them. they invented a new way for music to be heard with people. it was an amazing moment. >> it certainly was. >> in history.
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>> they're great. >> the documentary actually can be seen for free also on the website www.dub america refrained.com. starting march 9th. you don't want to miss this. >> thank you. >> thank you owe very much. >> this has been a public affairs presentation from nbc new york.
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city tradition, what we did intend after the first few years seeing that there is a possibility that it can stick around for a while. >> stuck around it has. now in its 15th year, one of the festival's original goals of helping them revitalize a depressed lower manhattan after 9/11 has long been reached. >> it's exciting. i don't think either one of us had thought about that after the first one. >> are you talking to me. >> among the screenings and events in the coming days, a special one that reunites deniro with the cast of taxi driver. along with the director, martin score sese scorsese. >> is it easy to watch yourself on film? >> i hate doing that. >> reflections of a career. it reflects a changing new york. in tribeca, gus rosendale, "news 4 new york." the 15th annual film festival runs april 13th through the 24th. we here at nbc 4 are proud sponsors. tickets on sale now. you can go to nbcnewyork.com for all the information you need to take part.
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annika lamd character actor -- >> he sits on the stoop with cat greenleaf in talk stoop this morning. >> you often get cast as either a law enforcement or really bad guy. >> yeah. >> in roles you played a lot of different roles but the main recurring ones. dead wood, lost. good wife. >> top shelf character actor. top drawer. >> better than the shelf. >> it's funny. we all know what a top shelf is. i had never heard top drawer. what does that mean to you? >> i guess it means i'm in there with the boxers and the socks and the sachet. >> let's say it. >> i'm the sachet actor. >> that's what he is. i trip over character actor. isn't the nature of acting --
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overused word kind of like risk. th mthat forms a great risk. no we're acting. we're not jumping on airplanes. you're fighting wars. >> tis the season. >> let's talk about bosch. >> bosch has a sense of humor. there's a buoyancy and lefty sometimes within his world. it's not all just this driven, driven guy who is out to get the bad guy. that gets tire some. >> hate mondays, man. >> you and me both, brother. >> what's good is he's the quintessential anti-hero. someone who is maybe, their moral compass is maybe a little too close at times to a magnet, right? >> thought you quit. >> thought i did too. >> bosch is on a.m. mazonamazon. >> yeah. >> do you think by the time our children are watching tv that this is going to be it, there won't be a classic broadcast, is that gone? >> no. i think it's always going to be there.
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not everybody wants to watch a sort of artistically unrestricted programming. >> they would if they knew you were in it, baby. >> and you can see a full half hour of talk stoop with cat greenleaf every sunday at 9:00 p.m. on cozi tv. next at 7:00, a check of the forecast and our top stories. >> including this. >> reporter: the battle for new york heats up today with the democratic presidential candidates again trying to woo voters here in the five boroughs. i'm greg cergol in harlem.
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freezing temperatures to start this sunday morning for many across our area. when this return of winter could come to an end. we'll have the storm team 4 forecast, plus the infamous man in the hat now charged in the brussels terror attacks. we'll tell you where investigators say he was planning to hit next. battleground new york. democratic presidential hopefuls bear down on the big apple hoping for big win next week. good morning, welcome to "today in new york" on a sunday morning. i'm pat battle. i'm lynda baquero in for gus rosendale. maybe gus is in the warm weather somewhere. he's certainly not here. it's been cold all weekend and it continues today.
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cimino is here with a look at the forecast. >> maybe a sun lamp will do today. temperatures in the 20s and 30s in and around the city. a freeze warning is in effect until 10:00 a.m. we've seen the temperatures all area, now below freezing. east setauket. below frooezing in north babylon. farmingville all -- a lot of new jersey 20s. same thing for the hudson valleys and mid-20s showing up. there's a breeze that stirs from time to time. creates a windchill of 29. 22 in white plains. 18 the windchill in newburgh. feels like 21 in westhampton. way to the northwest, it feels like 13 degrees this morning with a windchill in mant sell owe. april morning, not exactly. we've got a clear sky out there. a nice beautiful deep blue sky. fair weather cumulus clouds during the course of the day. the cloud cover in the midwest will eventually spell showers for us. expect to bundle up and the chill. at least it's bright and sunny.
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a high tem ture of 48 degrees. seven-day forecast coming up in a few minutes. back to you guys. >> thank you, mr. cimino. now to decision 2016. democratic presidential candidates in another push today across new york. >> "today in new york's" greg cergol joins us live from harlem with how the hopefuls are stumping for votes this morning. goorng, greg. >> reporter: lynda and pat, the democratic presidential candidates are sprinting towards the finish line with another busy day of campaigning. beginning in harlem for the clinton camp. former president bill clinton will be stumping here at this church and two our churches. he'll be joined by governor cuomo and congressman rangel. bernie sanders ended his long day of campaigning in harlem last night with a stop at the apollo theater after rallies in the bronx, queens and manhattan. sanders today will be in brook hin for a rally in coney island
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both sanders and clinton, candidates with new york ties, stressing the importance of the big win here in nine days. >> new york, new york has the chance to really make history if we win here. >> we are on the path to the nomination. but i need, i need to win big here in new york. >> now, hillary clinton spent part of her day yesterday in brooklyn. but last night, she suffered another defeat losing the wyoming caucus to bernie sanders but both candidates walking away with about seven delegates from the wyoming caucus. right now, clinton holding a more than 200-delegate lead. again, the primary here in new york set for april 19th. both candidates going hard after the delegates here in this state. we're live in harlem this morning, greg cergol for "today in new york." >> greg, thank you. good to see you. in an opinion piece this
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denounced donald trump's presidential campaign. the parody reads, as if trump has become president with headlines like deportations begin and riots continue. the storylines range from the lighthearted such as gold trim interfered with nasa probe to the more disturbing folger's refused to kilo owe an exercise at taking a man at his word and cut putting the policies in black and white. it comes a day after trump made a $100,000 donation to the 9/11 memorial ard museum. it was the candidate's first visit to that site. the lifelong new yorker often campaigns talking about the resiliency of the city and later tweeted about it using the #new york values. governor von kasich also hit the new york area. he spoke to 400 people at the rockland republican committee's victory ball in pearl river last
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york values debate. >> everybody keeps asking me, what is this thing about new york values. i'm going to tell you what it is. it's fun, innovative and exciting. i feel like i'm getting younger every minute i'm in new york. those are new york values. kasich hosted a town hall where he talked with hundreds of students at iona college. he'll continue on monday in upstate new york. it is such a blessing to be good -- >> he headed to lace vegas working to drum up support from jewish voters. it's currently funded by 2012s largest political donor. billionaire sheldon adelson. before heading to vegas, cruz spent sunday in colorado where he locked in all 34 delegates at the republican state convention. nbc's chuck todd will break
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coming up in meet the press. his guests include bernie sanders and donald trump's convention manager. you can catch meet the press on news 4 following our 10:00 a.m. newscast. the corruption investigation into the nypd is extending into fundraising. we're learning that de blasio is returning $9900 in campaign contributions to two brooklyn businessmen. they're the same men who were at the center of that nypd probe. as we told you on thursday, four senior nypd officials were handed disciplinary actions for taking money in exchange for preferential treatment. so far, no one has been charged. a deadly stabbing in the bronx. officers were called to a building in the woodstock section last night of westchester. a fight broke out during a party and a 30-year-old man was stabbed in the torso and the neck. he was rushed to lincoln hospital but did not survive.
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right now, no word of an arrest. also new this morning, a former nfl player is believed to be the victim of a deadly road rage shooting in new orleans. one-time saints defensive end will smith was killed and his wife injured after a fender bender late last night. the driver of the hummer who allegedly rear ended his vehicle pulled a gun after the two started arguing. smith was shot to death and his wife was hit in the leg. the suspect remains in police custody this morning. a mother is dead and there's a desperate search for her 2-year-old daughter in san francisco. the concern for the toddler whose name is ariana, beautiful little girl. took a grave turn when police discovered her mother's body on friday. investigators say someone killed the woman and according to police, the last time anybody saw that little girl was back in february. police haven't said how her mother was killed or where her body was discovered. today, we will learn the details of a bill aimed at
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the legislation would require a $25,000 reward for online tips that help thwart a terror attack. u.s. senator charles schumer is announcing that bill today. he says the current law doesn't cover tips generated via social media. new this morning, authorities formally charged a man who confessed to his role in the brussels bombing. he admitted to being the man in the hat walking with two suicide bombers. he's also suspected of being involved in the paris attacks. belgium investigators say that the terrorists behind the brussels attacks were initially planning an attack in france but decided to strike in brussels. also, new this morning, secretary of state john kerry has now arrived in japan today to attend the annual meeting of g 7 foreign ministers. he's joined by colleagues from britain, canada, france, germany, italy and japan for
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kerry is the first u.s. secretary of state to visit hiroshima which was devastated by an atomic bomb in past. offering support to families displaced by isis. photos show dolan with members of the catholic welfare a soeshs in kurdistan yesterday. the delegation hosted a town hall of the refugee camp speaking to displaced iraqi christians. the weekend visit includes schools and clinics in the area. coming up right here on "today in new york," if you're thinking about keeping up with your correspondence, now is the time to catch up. why it will cost you less to put that card in the mail after this weekend. you get a break. a popular jersey shore resort condemns its own firehouse. now it needs to be torn down before thousands flood the community. >> it is a public safety concern. >> i'm ted greenberg with new details on an ugly controversy that's lingered since hurricane
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the cold rain from yesterday is gone. the sun is back. the chill hard-pressed to shake that. we'll see milder days this workweek. the seven-day forecast when "today in new york" returns.
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cable can't offer these speeds his price. only fios can. it's the tappan zee. what a mess. >> that construction. >> that was the most aesthetically one of the most beautiful bridges i the region and the construction made it
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the water is blue. >> it will look better when it's done. >> not too many bridges you can build anymore. >> but still. pretty lillibridge all messed up. >> 2017 they promised. >> so they say. that's around the corner, chris. >> you bring up the point, spring is supposed to be around the corner too. but it is a pretty looking day. beautiful sky out there. nice backdrop for anything. when you step outside, you realize how chilly it still is out there. residuals of yesterday's nasty weather of rain and snow. speaking of residuals, this is the last chance to get at the ice rink. conditions are nice. the ice should be in fine shape. temperatures around the freesing mark. as you fontanaed out earlier when it opened up, day one in october. today one chilly one again. 26 degrees right now. sullivan county, this is a live shot from grahamsville. start out with a deep blue sky and mix in fair weather clouds like that going through the day.
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it's freezing this morning in all areas. windchills in the 20s in most areas. some sunshine back. certainly the first half of the day. good deal of sun we think. temperatures struggling into the upper 40s. maybe a couple of spots if you're lucky. right now, down to 31 in the park. 30 at white plains. 20s from sussex to morristown to trenton. 21 in monticello. 25 in poughkeepsie too. even out east in westhampton, wealth of cold we're all sharing it. bradford, p.a., it's 13. altoona 18. cold air in place throughout the northeast. it feels like 24 in the city. the windchill. 28 morristown. 18 is the windchill in newburgh. 18 in monticello. feels like 21 in westhampton. this means you need the winter coats, hats, gloves, scarves, especially in the morning hours. sunshine, 2:00 in the afternoon, still looking good. few high clouds north and west of the city. few clouds overnight. light showers north and west of
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a couple of hit or miss showers during the day. take along the umbrella to play it safe. a little break in the action tomorrow night. then the stronger front, that arrives during tuesday. the showers fill on in and they get heavier during tuesday afternoon at 2:00. right through tuesday evening and hopefully that front nudges forward. notice the clouds lingering back here wednesday morning. that's the concern. how much cloud cover through the middle of the week and how much sunshine we see. that will play out against the temperature too. wie we should be in the low 60s this time of year. across long island, mid and upper 40s. 40 in town with the clouds on the krein he is. it's a dry night. north and west, temperatures generally in the low to the mid-30s. tomorrow, as i said, a couple of showers around. milder in the afternoon. 58. looking at 57. tuesday is the wet day. showers are likely. then a lot of clouds leftover on
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a little more sun for thursday into friday. upper 50s, close to 60 on saturday. stay up to date with the "news 4 new york" app. tap the logo in the corner, select the weather tap. interactive radar and how to submit your wn weather video. the app is available in the app store now. pat and lynda. >> all righty. thank you, chris. a popular jersey shore town condemned its own firehouse. it's got to be torn down before the start of the busy summer season. >> firefighters in ocean city say it could hurt public safety. local leaders disagree. ted greenberg uncovers new details in a saga that's dragged on since superstorm sandy. >> an ambulance and fire truck are still inside. but some equipment is already being moved out of ocean city's 29th street firehouse. >> this is something we've been asking for, for a long time. >> the jersey shore resort condemned the firehouse calling
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be vacated by april 15th and demolished a month later. this after a n specs by the state questioned the structural integrity. >> this has to be handled as soon as possible. >> the firehouse was badly damaged by hurricane sandy in 2012 and only housed vehicles since then. construction bids deemed too expensive delayed the rebuilding process. this neighboring trailer has served as home base for the professional firefighters stationed here. they've complained repeatedly about the living conditions, including an infestation of rats and mold. >> we're looking for suitable location within the area to continue to run out that of area. we're not going to abandon that area. >> the city insists there will be no interruption in protection and service. but the firefighters union believes that temporary move presents a public safety concern. >> depending where they move everybody, there is a possibility that this district is not getting the same coverage
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>> one way or another, we always have a fire truck in the center of our town. >> the city is trying to get fema to provide additional funding for a new firehouse here. the chief tells me construction should take 9 to 12 months in there are no unforeseen delays. i'm ted greenberg, "news 4 new york." happening today, it's the last chance to lace up the ice skates and hit the rink here at rockefeller center. >> it officially closes for the spring season today. when it goes dark tonight, that will be it. although, weatherwise, we could probably enjoy a few more days -- look at her busting a move out there. i think tafs a salchow. >> this rigid weather suggests that ice skating season isn't done yet. >> came dressed for the occasion, too. the irony is that the rink opened on a day in october when it was 70 degrees.
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for that. anyway, it closes today. get your skate on. the annual greek independence parade will stroll up fifth avenue today. yesterday the scots were out there. mayor de blasio is expected to speak and march in the parade. it kicks off at 1:45. not 2:00. it will finish at 79th and 5th. the annual parade represents the largest gathering of greek americans outside of their native country. more than 100,000 spectators and going strong since 19386789 . >> after years of price increases, it's cheaper to mail a letter. a temporary rate increase granted for the u.s. postal service two years ago expires today. that means that the price of a stamp is actually going to drop from $.49 to $.47 cents.
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a short film at the tribeca film festival that portrays a different side of the boston marathon bombings. we'll talk to the screen writers coming up. in new york state, we believe tomorrow starts today. all across the state, the economy is growing, with creative new business incentives, and the lowest taxes in decades, attracting the talent and companies of tomorrow. like in buffalo, where the largest solar gigafactory in the western hemisphere will soon energize the world. and in syracuse, where imagination is in production. let us help grow your company's
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you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders and i approve this message. welcome back on a sunday morning. the tribeca film festival kicks off on wednesday. one of the short films create a lot of buzz centers around the boston marathon bombings. joining us to talk about the
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screen writer. both of you now live in the city here. but you both were in cambridge, grew up in massachusetts. knew this young man and woke up like most of us to the horror but knowing you had a connection here. it must have been a devastating moment for you. >> absolutely. it was shocking. i think -- i don't think it was just for us. anybody that grew up in cambridge, anyone that lived there at the time obviously woke up that day feeling numb. you don't know how o react after that. >> i mean, henry, it was sort of from everything you've read, just the nicest, regular kid, the dempsey, the poodle each liked this kid. when you listen to the people. what went wrong? did you feel betrayed that you never knew this young man had a hint of this in the persona that
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who you knew as jahr. >> it's also hard not to feel responsible. you spend time thinking back on the time you spent with a person like that. you wonder if there's something i missed, i could have done. it's very difficult. >> when you think back, you realize what? >> you realize that those are answers you don't have. that's what the film is about. searching for an answer that you can't really come up with. it seems out of reach. it's very difficult to be 19 and be faced with something like that. >> y. why did you think it was important, gentlemen, to bring this film to the public view? >> i think that it was important to relay the reality that this was very complex. that it's hard for people to hear, but this was a person that was human and that many people, including myself, including
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now, with that said, i think some of the themes in the film that we tried to relay is the fact that, when something as bizarre and horrible like this happens, pain is felt in many different ways. you know, obviously the pain that was felt by having a family member at the finish line or being there, that pain doesn't compare to what we felt, absolutely. excuse me our pain doesn't compare -- >> i understand what you mean. of course. >> at the same time, it's pain nonetheless. as we both said, these issues are very complex. we think it's important to really look in-depth into this and hear out all the narratives. >> that being said, henry, what do you want people to take away from the film after they've seen it? it's going to arrow owe. >> it's playing four times at the tribeca film festival. it premieres april 16th. i want people to walk into the theater with an open mind.
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about sort of like an objective portrayal of jahar. it's a personal story for the two of us. i want someone to be able to walk into the theater with an open mind and have a little bit of empathy and hopefully, they can maybe understand a little bit more about this very complicated and very sad situation. >> all right. gentlemen, thank you. it was quite an undertaking. very personal journey for you as well. i hope it delivered something for you too. i'm sure it has, right? thank you both very much. the film premieres on the 16th of april. the 15th annual tribeca film festival runs through -- nbc proud sponsor of the event. jahar airs four times. very fascinating film incompetent deed. go to nbcnewyork.com for all the information to take part. >> does sound like a great film to see. thank you very much, pat. coming up, we'll have the latest
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>> reporter: from churches here in harlem to the boardwalk in coney island, the democrats who want to be president center in on new york voters. i'm greg cergol, a preview of another busy day of campaigning. on this april morning, we've got a freeze warning in effect for a good portion of the area. we'll warm it up today and baby steps out of the chill. "today in new york" will be right back. you can never get enough of.. now it's time.. to bring that strength to your tooth enamel. p new colgate enamel health p mineral repair toothpaste. p it strengthens weakened enamel p 4x better by replenishing it with vital minerals. so smile.. with strength. with new colgate enamel health mineral repair toothpaste. smile
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7:29 on a chilly sunday morning. we've lost a degree in the last couple minutes. lynda, it's 31 now. welcome back to "today in new york." i'm pat battle. i'm lynda baquero in for gus rosendale. nice and warm in here. it's good to be warm at home watching because it is really cold. i can't believe it's getting colder. what's going on? let's check in with storm team 4's chris cimino here this morning. >> it's next to pat's shoe, your left shoe, that's where we lost it. we keep dropping, unfortunately. around sunrise, that tends to happen. we'll slowly bounce back. we've got temperatures at or below freezing. it's a freeze warning in effect right now. again, you can see why. around the freezing mark. chelsea 33. hoboken same thing. city island 32. we're down to 31. it drops to the 20s in the mid and upper hudson valley. low 20s for the catskills and poconos this morning. a little bit of a breeze. it feels like 24 in the park. feels like 18 in newburgh.
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feels like 24 -- this is winter time. early on, on this april morning. the skies are nice and clear. blue sky out there. no rain or snow to worry about. unlike yesterday's ugliness. slowly crawling back into the low 40s. we should top off in the upper 40s to near 50 in a few locations this afternoon with that mix of sun and clouds continuing. more april showers in the seven-day forecast. we'll talk about that coming up in a few minutes. guys? >> all right. chris. thank you. we think. happening today, democratic presidential candidates hillary clinton and bernie sanders will once again stump for votes across our fair city. >> today's events close out a weekend much heavy campaigning across the area leading up to next week's primary. "today in new york's" greg cergol joins us live from harlem with the latest. good morning, greg. >> reporter: good morning, lynda. you and pat said it. a big dose of presidential poli cs today. it begins here in harlem where
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will mine some familiar territory as he stumps for his wife at this baptist church and two other historic harlem churches. last night, bernie sanders ended his day of campaigning in harlem with a rally at the apollo theater. sanders stumped for votes yesterday in the bronx, queens and manhattan also. he'll be in brooklyn today for a rally on the coney island boardwalk. of course, throughout all of this, both bernie sanders and hillary clinton have been playing up their new york roots and their new york ties. just nine days ahead of what's been the most significant and most hotly contested new york primary in years. >> it is an honor to be in in iconic theater. i thank all of you for being here. >> i not only love new york and am incredibly grateful every day
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your senator, but i actually think new york values are really good for america. as she campaigned in new york, hillary clinton suffered another defeat by losing the wyoming caucus to bernie sanders. but clinton holds a comfortable lead in the overall delegate count, 291 delegates at stake here in the new york primary. we're live in harlem this morning. greg cergol for "today in new york." thank you, greg. stay with nbc news for everything you need to know as the candidates prepare for the new york primary. coverage continues on air, online and on our "news 4 new york" app. good news this morning out of long island. missing 13-year-old boy has turned up safe. that teenager found with family in montgomery in orange county. it's about 90 miles from his home in newcastle. amari left home on monday and was missing all week. police were concerned because
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amari to runaway. but he has been located. we don't have any word on how he got to the family members in montgomery. we have more information this morning about what led to a police shootout in middlesex county. the county prosecutor's office says grant led franklin township police officers on a chase yesterday. it ended in new brunswick. that's where grant died in a shootout with officers. he was wanted for not paying child support and for a drug probation violation. the rockland county woman serving 20 years for kill her son with an overdose of salt infusions is insisting she didn't commit that crime. >> take your child to the doctor seek help to find out what is wrong with them. i didn't ever once harm my son. >> the network television interview, lacy spears blamed a valhalla hospital for a medical mistake that she claims killed
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garnet died two years ago. spears suffered from a mental health problem, she denies that as well. the suffolk county spca is investigating a heartless case of animal cruelty. they want to find the person who abandoned a dog and muzzled it with duct tape. it was found -- the spca is offering $2,000 as a reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest. this is a story we've been following all week. some 67 puppies found in a van that had been left there for 20 hours out in the cold in new jersey. the man who owns that van, vincent la sock owe, his pet store was shut down by the local board of health in paramus. thousands rallied there. they want to make sure he never opens another store. >> he will eventually find that this was not a way to make a
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pets are not products. >> he owns three other just pups locations. his east brunswick store was shut down last month after being charged with more than 300 counts of animal cruelty. he has denied those charges. we may have seen it over and over again. frantic passengers recording video of smoke and flames on the runway at kennedy airport. then it's posted to social media. each time, there's no emergency. >> this morning, 4 investigates takes you behind the scenes to see how these specialized teams train for tragedy on the tarmac. here's marc santia. [ siren ] >> smoke, fire, heat, the response. all real. the port authority's aircraft rescue firefighting team also known as aarf battling flames at kennedy airport. we have exclusive access as they
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>> no one event is the same. i like to say we give you the tools in the toolbox and when you're faced with the scenario, you use the appropriate tool >> the chief oversees the drills. >> when aircraft incidents happen, which is infrequent. >> they typically happen in the area of the airport on takeoff and landing. >> these fires set on the northwest corner of the airport. port authority alerts the public, but it can still be alarming to for travelers who see the smoke and flames. >> our fires attract a lot of attention. our training grounds are visible. these fires are necessary. this enhances their safety. you know, we're there to protect the traveling public. >> on this day, aarf puts out a fire on the fuselage and landing gear. >> we're prepared to do these things to save as many people as we can. >> it's not just fighting fires outside the plane, they're trained to go inside as well. >> this snoz will penetrates the
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>> then acts like a fire sprinkler. >> it's an effective tool to help us in putting that fire out. >> while training missions have been daily, aarf knows the danger is real. >> you have a building fire that has thousands of gallons of jet fuel on top of it. we have only a couple minutes, typically three minutes is the max to get out there. to suppress the fire with the jet fuel spreading. >> they believe, with great risk comes great reward. >> knowing what they do and what they protect, i'm ekts treemly proud of my personnel. >> at kennedy airport, marc santia, "news 4 new york." still ahead on this sunday morning, storm team 4s chris cimino returns. he's got a check of today's chilly forecast. you're watching "today in new
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>> we're all about golf. the latest from the masters where jordan spieth is hoping t hold his lead and we'll introduce you to two brothers really putting the fun in golf with incredible trick shots. >> their stories, a whole lot more when we get started on a sunday morning here on "today," ladies. >> love a good trick shot. >> thanks, see you in a little bit. >> see you in a bit. weather is tough today. >> no golf playing here. not today. only the brave. freeze warning overnight. still a freeze warning, with temperatures below freezing in the city. suburbs down to the 20s. windchills in some cases in the upper teens. it's a nice looking morning. brilliant, blue sky out there. a new clean air mass in place. got rid of the rain and snow of yesterday. now all we have, the beautiful shot here. this is reeves beach in suffolk county. just above the freezing mark at 34 degrees. again, as we go through the day today, there will be a fair
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mix in. temperatures really slow to recover. a cold sunday start. showers back in the forecast tomorrow. especially tuesday. i think that's going to be the wet day of the week. it's a touch milder going through the week. not a big warmup and probably still below normal but better than this. 25 in hopatcong. sparta same thing. 27 blairstown. all of northwest central new jersey, 25 to 30 covers it. the city around 30. hudson valley into the mid to upper 20s. interior connecticut the same thing. across long island, generally low 30s. you bring in the wind, it feels like 24 in the city with the windchill. same windchill at islip. feels like 18 in newburgh. current windchill in monticello, 13 degrees on an april 10th morning. we've got sunshine. that's what we have. blue sky out there. storm tracker, nothing nearby. we'll start to develop a few clouds later on in the afternoon. not a big deal in terms of cloud cover today. you can notice moisture and snow racing eastward. this is a push of milder air that will move in creating
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eventually showers by tomorrow. we're in the upper 40s today. maybe touching 50 in one or two spots. it stays rather breezy west, northwest wind. eases later in the day. then the winds go more south and southwest by tomorrow. showers back in the forecast. scattered in nature tomorrow. a significant period of rain on tuesday. temperatures at least back into the upper 50s. at citi field, fils and mets going at it. 46 the expected temperature. a chilly breeze will make it feel cooler than that. even in the sun, you may want to dress in layers for today. seven-day forecast, gets wet on monday into tuesday. upper 50s. best chance of rain is on tuesday, though with 57. wednesday, 56. still a lot of leftover clouds i think. then we should see more sunshine by thursday. same thing on friday. few more clouds and milder saturday with a couple of showers. "news 4 new york" app, tap the low go in the corner. you'll see the latest forecasts,
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app is available in the app store right now. lynda and pat. lank thank you, chris. still to come, books to keep you warm. bill goldstein will join us with his top titles when we come
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from a portrait of a patriarch to a new novel by a former x files star. bill goldstein has a wide array
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>> thank you, nice to see you. how are you? >> grooving to the beat. thank you. >> trying to stay warm. >> little bit warmer. may have to burn the books to keep warm. only in the best possible way. burn up the pages. reading them fast. >> there you go. >> talk about the latest book about our third president. most blessed thomas jefferson. >> most blessed of the pate remarks co-written by annette gordon reed who won a pulitzer prize for her last book. it was about jefferson's relationship. often saying the relationship was indisputable. >> sally hemmings a slave. a man who owned many slaves. had a long-standing relationship with her. >> this book, written with a jefr sop scholar at the university of virginia.
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sally hemmings he wrote in his diary or a letter referred to sally hemmings as jefferson's substitute wife. so even as a contemporary time, that was acknowledged. so what this book is about is really the con tro dixs of jefferson. trying to understand the contradictioning s of a man who could write the declaration of independence and who had slaves or kept slaves. not freeing anyone when he died other than the hemmings' family. how he living at monticello, there's so many great details, this is not a birth to death biography. it is around several subjects to try to understand in almost like a whitmanesque way. they quote him. do i contradict myself? i am large, i c tain multitudes. that's how jefferson lived. one of the great details, i thought, once he retired after he was president, he never left the state of virginia again.
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but he never left virginia. in a certain way, the contradiction of living as a patriarch among slaves, he had a very negative view or potentially negative view of slavery. living in his own world, he seemed to lose sight of what he thought virginia could be because he was living so isolated. it's a beautiful book. very thoughtful. >> you've got another one from anna quinlan. what's the newest? >> anna quinlan has written miller's valley, a novel. it's a superb book. he's a columnist, best selling novelist. this is about mimi miller and her own drowned town. she grows up on a farm and there's going to have to be a reservoir, a dam created. what happens over the 50 years of her childhood, her grown-up years and then as she looks back on what happened to this small town as it actually was flooded
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family was one of the holdouts. it's such a great book. i can't tell you the amount of drama that she brings out of daily life here. it's a devastating and cumulatively gorgeous book about this woman and her family and the town. >> let's get to the book. david duchovny. >> let's save it. >> i want to say it. he was the -- david duchovny. it's a surprise that he's a novelist. he takes the x files literally. we can't say the title on the air. it has bucky, dent. there's a certain word in boston that goes between those names. this is a fantastic novel about a man named ted who plays mr. peanut at yankee stadium in 1978 and what happens when he moves home to brooklyn with his father
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david duchovny is a really, really good writer. i mean, how much praise owe i want to give on this book. one, it's hilarious on a sentence by sentence basis. great wit. but it's also heartbreaking and sad. if you can combine hilarity and sadness in a book, you're a good novelist. this is his second novel. it's really a surprise to come across a book as well-written by someone you would think it's a gimmick with him that he's written a novel. this is not that at all. it's heartbreaking. >> you're going to be talking to him. >> at barnes and noble union square on tuesday. tuesday night. april 12th at 7:00 p.m. >> okay. if you have your questions for david duchovny, i'll have some, but i know there will be a lot of questions about x files and cal fornication and buck i -- >> we skipped lust and wonder.
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>> augusten burroughs new novel. best author of running with scissors. this is another memoir of his life about a boyfriend, dennis. but in the earlier books he wrote, he portrayed the relationship as very happy. turns out, it wasn't a happy ten-year relationship. so we get the real story of that isolation, the loneliness. just as i'm saying about bucky dent, david duchovny's book, there's hilarity and sadness. this is another book that conveys that. there's actually quite a wonderful ending to the story. he falls in love or had always been in love with his literary agent and now they're married. so there's happiness in the story too. lust and wonder. isn't that a great title? >> that's a real -- >> we'll have to take it. in fact, i've met them so i know. they're married. >> nice. congratulations to them.
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>> lust and wonder. >> sounds fun. good reads, all of them. >> if you have a question for bill, e-mail him at bill's books at nbc uni.com. you can find a list of this week's recommendations on our website at nbcnewyork.com/books. bill, great to see you. good material. coming up when "today in new york" returns, parodies and punch lines. they enlist the cast of hamilton to poke fun at politics in the city.
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for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan -- break up the big banks, close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders
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it is a proud tradition in new york city. >> every year, mayor de blasio at this time and local journalists come together for laughs at the 94th annual inner circle dinner. last night, the mayor got some help from an unlikely guest. hillary clinton. took a break in the campaign trail to join the mayor for some political roasting on the new york hilton stage. clinton poked fun at a certain problem that she had this week. >> a lot of things i could ask you. international, national, state and city importance. would you just fix the metro card slots in the subways. >> yeah. >> it took me like five swipes.
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the stage with leslie adam junior from the hit musical hamilton hamilton. the mayor treated him to a rap song with funny lines about presidential candidates. melissa russo and andrew siff participated in the event as well. coming up next at 8:00, a check of the forecast and our top stories.
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what is at stake with just over a week until the new york primary. plus -- >> a rude awakening for most of temperatures. we'll tell you when we can finally see a warmup. the confession leads to charges in the arrest of one of europe's most wanted. we'll have the latest on the terror investigation out of brussels. good morning, welcome to "today in new york" on a chilly sunday morning. i'm panel. >> i'm lynda baquero in for gus rosendale. did you think it was spring? it's not spring. >> we thought it s spring back in march. >> or even in december, right? >> now it's april and 31 degrees. >> why not? this is april. we want to go back to march. unfortunately, it doesn't work that way. we're moving forward. but hard-pressed to get into the 50-degree range. we're starting out cold and we have the freeze warnings in effect all the counties shaded in purple here with temperatures below the freezing mark this morning. tarrytow at 30. at the freezing a mark in mill wood and armonk.
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a little bit above freezing in long island. most of new jersey, upper 20s and low 30s. breeze from time to time makes it feel like 25. 25 at islip. same thing in white plains, mid and low 20s in morristown. 15 in memorial hospital sell owe. the good news about today. it will be a bright, sunny day. good deal of sun throughout the day. a few clouds at times in the afternoon. but, again, unseasonably chilly. only 42 at noontime. forecasting a high of 48 degrees. looking at 50s and 60s in the seven-day forecast. we'll get to that in a little bit. christopher, thank you. the battle for new york. hillary clinton and bernie sanders and their supporters are going to continue their push this morning. >> crisscrossing the city as they look to lockdown votes ahead of the primary. greg cergol joins us live with what's happening today. good morning, greg. good to see you. >> reporter: you said it. they want to remain in a new york state of mind with the new
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it begins here in harlem this morning. the clinton campaign in and the former president, bill clinton will be here at this baptist church at 9:30 this morning. they'll also be stumping for his wife at two other historic harlem churches. bernie sanders, for his part, is scheduled to have a rally on the boardwalk in coney island today. sanders was in harlem last night at the apollo theater after stops in the bronx and queens. now, for now, hillary clinton is maintaining a lead in the polls here in new york. but sanders is claiming momentum is swinging his way. both agree on one thing, though. they say the new york primary, nine days away, could be a pivotal one. >> new york, new york has the chaps to really make history if we win here. >> we are on the path to the nomination. but i need, i need to win big here in new york. >> now, hillary clinton was
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caucus. wyoming. but, of course, mrs. clinton continues to hold a comfortable lead in the delegate count, 291 delegates up for grabs here in new york. we're live in harlem this morning, greg cergol, "today in new york." >> greg being thank you. good to see you. in an opinion piece this morning, the boston globe denounced donald trump's candidacy. it reads as if he had become president. deportations begin and riots continue. storylines from lighthearted such as gold trim interferes with nasa probe toed more deserving, soldiers refuse to kill isis families. the editorial board says the spoof is an exercise at taking a man at his word and putting the proposed policies right there in black and white. a day after trump made a $100,000 donation to the 9/11 memorial and museum. it was the candidate's first visit to the site.
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often campaigns about the city's resiliency after september 11th. trump later tweeted about the experience using the #new york values. meanwhile, governor john kasich stumped in the area. the ohio governor spoke to 400 people at the rockland county victory ball in pearl river last night. he didn't shy away from the whole new york values debate. >> you know, everybody keeps asking me, what is this thing about new york values? i'm going to tell you what it is. it's fun, it's innovative, it's exciting and i feel like i'm younger every minute i'm in new york. those are new york values. >> kasich hosted a houn town hall where he spoke to hundreds of students at iona college in new rochelle. he'll continue the tour in upstate new york on monday. it is such a blessing to be with so many friends.
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ted cruz working to drum up support from jewish voters. it's partly funded by the largest political donor, sheldon adelson. trump and kasich declined the invitations. he locked in all 34 -- saturday in colorado where he locked in all 34 delegates at the republican state convention. and remember, nbc's chuck todd will break down all of the campaigning coming up in "meet the press." his guests today including bernie sanders and donald trump's campaign manager. you can watch that following our 10:00 a.m. newscast. the corruption investigation is expanding into mayor bill de blasio's fund raising activity. he's returning $9900 to brooklyn businessmen, the same at the center of the nypd probe. as we told you on thursday on "news 4 new york," four senior nypd members were handed
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allegedly taking money and gifts from those businessmen in exchange for preferential treatment. so far, no one has been charged. new this morning, police are investigating a deadly stabbing in the bronx. officers were called to a building on westchester avenue in the woodstock section last night. a fight had broken out during a party and police say a 30-year-old man was stabbed in the torso and in the neck. he was rushed to lincoln hospital but did not survive. police are investigating and at this hour, there's no word of an arrest. also new this morning, a former nfl player believed to be the victim of deadly road rage shooting in new orleans. one-time saints defensive end will smith was killed and his wife injured after a fender bender late last night. police say the driver of the hummer who allegedly rear ended smith's vehicle pulled a gun after the two started arguing. smith was shot to death and his wife was hit in the leg. the suspect remains in police custody this morning.
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a desperate search for her 2-year-old daughter in san francisco. the concern for the toddler whose name is ariana, took a grave turn when police discovered her mother's body on friday. investigators say someone killed that woman and according to police, the last time anyone saw that little girl was in february. police haven't said how the mother was killed or where her body was discovered. there's a new bill aimed at taking the fight against terrorism online. the legislation would require a $25,000 reward for tips on social media that help to thwart a terror attack. u.s. senator charles schumer is announcing that bill today. he says the public should "say something if they see something" especially on their news feed. belgian investigators say the terrorists behind the attack were planning a second attack in france. but they decided to strike in brussels because they were surprised by the speed of the paris attack investigation. also, authorities have is
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confessed to his role in the brussels bombings. authorities say mohamed abrini admitted to being that man in the hat seen walking with two suicide bombers. he's suspected of being involved in the paris attacks. rescue operations continue in southern india today after a massive fire there killed more than 100 people and injured at least 200 more at a hindu temple. the fire broke out when a fireworks display sparked an explosion. thousands of worshippers gathered in that temple complex festival. prince william and duchess kate arrived in mumbai for a six-day trip to india and bhutan bhutan. they paid respects at the memorial of the 2008 mumbai terrorist attack. they'll recreate a moment from princess diana. prince william's mother created a firestorm when she was photographed sitting alone there
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coming up after the break on "today in new york," a little boy using his voice to help others. >> everybody come take my hand snoeds snoeds >> a story of stories behind this viral video when we come back. temporarily lost its way. temperatures in the 20s and low 30s this morning. we'll see a gradual recovery in the forecast. we'll have the details when we come back. life' s sharing a meal. and a kitchen with room for everyone. spend $4000 or more on a new kitchen and get 15% back at
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woo-hoo. we warmed up a whole degree. not just freezing. sunday morning traffic at the life preserver tunnel on this april 10th. >> take my jacket off. it's getting warm. >> heat wave. >> 32. this is tough. yesterday a lot of folks were seeing flakes flying in the air too. at least that's gone. the blue sky and the sunshine is back. but the chill isn't going anywhere any time soon. through the week, it gets better. we're talking chill. when i show you one the last times we'll see the ice until october. this is it. final day of the ice at rock center for the season. pretty good shape, though. temperatures in the low 30s overnight. it's nice and firm for the last skate if you will. can't find a cloud out there right now. they're at 32 degrees also. we start out with a good deal of sunshine but start out with plenty of chill, too.
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probably in the 40s l showers in the forecast for monday and tuesday. it's a touch milder as we get towards the end of the week. temperatures right now, generally low 30s in and around the five boroughs. armonk at 32. harrison same number. parsippany, basking ridge. mid and upper 20s through northwest new jersey. parts of the hudson valley. little by little, temperatures coming up a little bit. it is still april sunshine. should warm things up a bit during the afternoon. the windchills makes it feel like 26. white plains, windchills, northwest new jersey. 20s the windchills across long island. that means you need to bundle up. especially early on this morning. there you see a nice wedges wedge of clear sky. high pressure building in. there's clouds out to the west. this is a push of milder air that will eventually bring increasing clouds our way. if you're heading out, nothing to worry about in terms of rain or snow. the stronger cold front will be here on tuesday. future tracker with you, we've got sunshine, 3:00 in the afternoon. maybe high clouds noted north and west.
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tonight. they'll thicken up overnight. a couple of showers towards tomorrow morning's commute. especially north and west of the city, a good chance of morning showers. during the day, a couple of showers pepper the area. no organized large area of rain anticipated through the day monday. mond evening, we catch a break. here's the stronger front. this is on tuesday. this is 10:00 a.m. it's knocking on the door of the city, that steadier rain. this is 3:00 in the afternoon. a rumble of thunder embedded in here. then the front moves to t east. we're hoping it presses far enough to thehtast to keep away the clouds on wednesday. right now, you could see in this particular model indicating the clouds will linger for a while. even rain close to the shoreline. we'll keep an eye on that through the week. 50 degrees in most locations. a good deal of sun and fair weather clouds in the afternoon hours. at citi field, hope to take the series against the phils. the first pitch temperature, a cool breeze throughout the day. so if you're heading out to citi field, bundle up too.
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they're soggy, especially tuesday. clouds linger on wednesday. we'll keep an eye on rain threat. low 60s with a couple of showers on saturday. stay up to date with the "news 4 new york" app. tap the logo in the corner and select the weather tab. the latest forecast, interactive radar and how to submit a video. it's available in the app store now. pat and lynda. thank you, chris. this s a great story. a new jersey boy with an incurable bone disease is fast an internet sensation. >> he loves to sing and he also likes to rap for 'em then. millions of people are now listening to his cover and it's filled with powerful words. >> like a typical pre teen. 12-year-old spends a good deal of time on his ipad, maybe more so than most. unlike his peers, he can't run or walk or even stand. but wha
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>> we will make it if we can come back from where we began. >> that's an original song, one of ten this 8th grader has written. but it's his clean cover of the 2010 eminem hit song, not afraid, fused with indian classical music that caught the ear of more than 2 million people on social media and launched this kid toward stardom. >> i didn't listen to eminem until this year because n honestly, i don't really like profanity. >> if you feel like -- >> when i heard him write that song, it was like -- it was so inspiring. >> i'm not afraid to take a stran >> his right arm is in a sling after a recent surgery to insert ate rod like the ones in his left arm and both legs.
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in my life. bone disease. >> it's stunted his growth and confined him to a wheelchair. it hasn't touched his spirit. >> the lord doesn't close a door without opening another. oftentimes we look so long and so regretfully at that closed door, we don't realize that there are doors out there open for us. >> >> doors open for him with music. he found his passion and pays it forward. an ambassador for st. jude's hospital, dozens of charitable performances and of course, he's in the national honor society. >> that's the biggest thing, right? he's been treated as a normal kid. that made a huge difference in his outlook and he's always been very, very positive. he keeps us positive because he's so positive. >> that is a big part of who i am. i don't want to be viewed as a guy in a wheelchair doing something so great that you wouldn't expect a person in a
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i'm not looking for a sympathy, any of that. if i can inspire one person to change his or her life, just because of me, which seems very humbling when i think about it, that's enough. that's enough purpose in my life to keep me going. >> he's already collected quite a number of trophies and certificates from performances all over the tri-state area. what he really wants is to reach an audience of a billion people. not just for the music, for the message. >> i want to have that inner potential. they need to ignite that within themselves. if they can do that, if we all can do that, then we can all realize who we really are and make the world a better place as a whole. >> it wouldn't hurt to hear from the artist that inspired him. en them. >> that would make my day. that would make lie life complete to sing it together. >>
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what a great kid. >> remarkable is the word. i was with that kid for about two hours. i could have spent like a week with him easily. just such an inspiration. he says really, please don't anybody feel sorry for me, rejoice in my message and my music. if anyone knows eminem. >> that would be awesome. >> i know it's going to happen for him. great innings will happen for him. >> more inspiration after this break. a performance is coming to radio city music hall. >> we're going to meet one of the young performers taking the stage this monday for the garden of dreams talent show. you're watching "today in new
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tomorrow, a group of talented kids get a chance to strut their stuff on the great stage. the garden of dreams foundation hosts a talent show at radio city music hall. pretty big stage to be on. joining us is one of the performers. caroline waters and your celebrity mentor and model, lewis. great to see you both, ladies. >> you look lovely. >> big day tomorrow for you. i want you to tell us about the organization itself first of all. the foundation. >> garden of dreams is a nonprofit organization that deals with kids in the tri-state area battling obstacles, anything from homelessness to illness to poverty to after-school programs. there's really no line that gets drawn at the type of kid that we use. for the talent show specifically, they have an
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on the stage at radio city. it's called decades of dreams, it's the tenth year. >> how did you get involved in this organization? are you a little nervous tomorrow? >> yeah, i'm nervous. i got involved because i go to say camp for kids with cancer and their siblings. sunrise day camp. they're involved with the organization and they knew i was a singer. so last spring they were like oh, here's tickets you should go to the performance. oh, okay cool. i went and i was inspired to audition myself. then here i am. >> you obviously did very well. tell us about what you're going to be performing tomorrow. >> i'm going to be singing rise up by andrew deye. it's a beautiful song. it has an amazing message. tells you move forward past all obstacles and rice up. >> we see a little bit of the audition there as well. there are so many talented kids. how is it to narrow it down?
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really easy to actually kind of see the show come together. as soon as caroline walked in, her smile lit up the whole room as you can see. >> it really does. >> honestly, i have to give it to the staff at garden of dreams. they play a big role in selecting the kids. every single performer o the stage tomorrow is going to blow you a wa i. >> wow. that sounds wonderful. >> tell us how people can find out more about the organization and get involved for next year. >> garden of dreams, i believe is the website. you have to google search it. tomorrow, it's actually free and open to the public. garden of dreams foundation.org. it's free and open to the public. anybody can come. radio city, 7:00 p.m. tenth anniversary. we want to do it big this year and make sure the audience -- >> how do you feel it's evolved over the ten years? >> this is my fifth year with the organization. you know, every single year, it just grows. they don't have to do much for it to grow.
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from the beginning, you know, it was smaller but now it's evolved and more celebrities know about it and the kids are excited. it's radio city music hall, it's new york. to be on that stage is most of these kids' dreams as performers anyway. we really do a great job at relaying the message of dreaming. >> other than performing obviously on this great big stage, people work all their lives to get there, what do you think per formers will take away from the event? >> i try to instill confidence in the kid. not just for performing, but for their everyday life. they become a family at the end of this experience. a with a lot of the things they deal with, they may be by themselves. i want them to take away an element of family outside of the people who are just blood related to them and underst d that we're here for them and there's a lot of people here for them. >> remind everyone, monday, april 11th. 7:00 p.m., free. it's open to the public
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damaris and caroline, thank you so much. >> back to you, pat. actually, we're going right
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only fios can. chris is here with a final look at the forecast for today. it's chilly. >> we tried all morning to warm it up. gone up one degree. we're at 32, at the freezing mark in the city. temperatures will climb to between 45 and 50 this afternoon. sunshine. a bright looking day. we'll mix in a few clouds in the afternoon. quiet tonight, around 40.
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just a few scattered showers tomorrow. at least it's milder in the upper 50s. tuesday looks like the wet day of the week. in the 50s the rest of the way. 60 or better by next weekend at least. >> all right. >> we're hanging in. >> see you back here at 10:00 this morning. >> in the meantime, sit tight for open house nyc. we appreciate you spending this part of your morning with us and see you at 10:00. this week we are helping you slip into a state of peace and tranquility with zen-inspired spaces. we visit a serene retreat in purchase, new york. explore asian-influenced decor at a manhattan pied-a-terre. plus, it's east meets west inspired design with fashion designer josie natori. but first, designer han feng shows us her stylish pad. han feng: i don't really like the same style. i like to make a lot of different surprises.

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