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>> good morning everyone, it is 6:00 a.m. monday, july 6. tam is off, eva pilgrim joins us, here's what's happening. >> the reign is over for japan. the south jersey native hat trick leads u.s. women to the first world cup in 16 years. >> lawmakers in south carolina debate whether to take down the confed flag for good. >> we have weather and traffic
with matt filling in for karen and david has accuweather. >> reporter: we have showers creeping up from the south. at wide view showed shows the clouds and rain. doesn't look like a whole lot of shower activity, as we get into the after a chance of a shower and maybe a thunderstorm popping up. 72 degrees right now in philadelphia. 66 in allentown, 69 in trenton. 72 in wilmington, mid 70s along the boardwalks. it is humid this morning but with the clouds as thick as they are, doesn't feel too bad just yet until you start walking around and getting the sun through. 8:00 a.m., 75. we expect clouds mixing with sunny greats -- breaks. 86 by 4:00 p.m. through the day a pop-up shower or thunderstorm in a couple of spots you want to take cover from any storms because of the threat of lightning. how long does the warm and humid pattern last i'll answer that in
the seven-day forecast. >> reporter: all right david with good memories of barbecues and parades an fireworks and time at the shore we head back to work on this monday morning. we are expecting extra traffic on the garden state parkway and the atlantic city expressway and 42 as people make the trek back from the shorepoints. northbound traffic on 42 heading toward 295 is moving all right at this point. we have no southbound delays on i-95 heading toward cottman avenue. in the great northeast traffic is moving along at a good clip. farther south we have a broken down vehicle that has cleared out. the vine street expressway, the a few people are trying to stack on the off ramp. of the traffic on # 6 is moving well. the vine is opened because of no construction because of the holiday weekend. crews return tonight and close the vine trees expressway
starting at 11:00. we have issues with downed wires blocking 320 as chester road in swathmore, stick with cornell avenue or stay on 252 as the alternate. the poconos so far so good on the southbound side of 476. the northeast extension with speeds in the mid 60s coming down from the lehigh valley quakertown and lansdale. >> breaking news, a huge fire is burning in a cleveland, ohio suburb and paper products inside the building are fueling the flames. we're getting live pictures stay with us, we'll get you more information as we work this out are. we'll get back to that story once we figure out what's going with the with the signal. >> a taxi fire forced the platt bridge to close overnight. let's go to the next story let's talk about women's soccer. team u.s.a. sits on top of the soccer world with the american women capturing their third
world cup crown since 1999. >> it came easily. >> katherine scott is live in carly lloyd's hometown of delran with the big win. >> reporter: carly lloyd got on the board early and scored three goals in the first 16 minutes in front of a sold jut crowd. -- sold-out crowd. cheers for hometown star carly lloyd resounded through ott's tavern in delran. she gave the women's team the third world cup title. lloyd was awarded the golden ball. her hat trick was the first ever in world cup games.
>> i was home, my headphones myself and i at the field strikers field where i train the, i'm running and doing sprints it's hard and burning i completely zoned out i dreamed of and visualized playing in a world cup final and visualized scoring four goals. >> now she is ready to get home to new jersey. it will be wild probably going back to new jersey, i might just have to sit inside my house for a few days, take it all in, relax. and she definitely deserves the time to relax lloyd scored 6 goals in seven games over that month-long tournament. live in delran, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> see what other people are saying about carly lloyd and team u.s.a.'s big win at the
"action news" facebook page. this is a look at the back up from sky 6 after a taxi car forced the closure of the bridge. no injuries were reported. crews did have to clean up a fuel spill. the road reopened once it was cleared. >> philadelphia police are searching for the person who stabbed a teenager and left her to die. family members have identified her as 17-year-old jerricho anita cotton. a passer by flagged down police alerting them to the girl. >> she was coming from the fireworks they had down penns landing. there was a scuffle or fight or whatever that took place. somebody stabbed her to death. >> those who knew her say she was a student and dedicated mother to her 2-year-old daughter. if you have any information on the deadly stabbing contact
police. pope francis made a surprise appearance overnight during his latin trip he prayed the hail mary outside the vatican ambassador's resident in ecuador. the argentine-born pope has traveled to his home continent with a message of comparison for the weekend and respect for the ailing planet. >> the visit by the pope to philadelphia is less than 3 months away. see more at 6abc.com. >> stocks will take a beating today with greece saying no to bail the country out of the massive debt. maribel aber has more from the nasdaq in time square. >> greece says no to a boilout increasing the chances the struggling company could exit the euro zone.
60% of voters said no, it's a victory for the prime minister who opposed the conditions attached to the bailout offer. investors are jittering about trading after the vote in greece. reports on the trade deficit and consumer credit are due out later this week. jet blue has become the first major airline to offer direct flights between cuba and new york. the first flight was this past friday from kennedy airport. they will leave at noon on friday and return at 8:00 p.m. the same night. that's the latest in business news. back to you. >> all right david what have you got. >> reporter: it's warm and humid out there. storm tracker 6 live double scan showing we don't have a lot of the rain, but if we go in closer you can see there's a shower popping up through cape may county and clipping cumberland county, and parts of delaware,
especially new castle county delaware down around smyrna picking up a little bit of a shower there, as well. as we look outside, we have sky 6. there you see the clouds overhead. a little bit of bright patch developing here and there over the bridge. generally speaking on the cloudy side to start out. we're going with warm numbers to begin, too. 72 degrees in philadelphia. 69 in trenton. 72 in wilmington. mid 70s up and down the boardwalks. up in allentown we're at 66 degrees, everybody dealing with low humidity especially if you're walking around and getting active out there. in terms of rain future tracker 6 is not selling a whole lot in the morning there's a pop-up shower. as we get in the afternoon there's a better chance of a shower or thunderstorm welling up especially in delaware or areas west of philadelphia. as we continue this into the evening hours spotty shower and thunderstorm activity. not a washout today by any means, warm and humid where you get a shower we could see a
drenching downpour develop out of it. same thing with a thunderstorm. in terms of severe probability a strong gusty thorm the thunderstorm, the best chance of that appears to be in the delaware and southern chester county. allentown, warm and muggy clouds and sun 84 degrees the high there. down the shore possible chance of a pop-up shower or thunderstorm. otherwise clouds or sunny breaks 83 degrees, more humid than yesterday. in philadelphia we're going for a high of 87 degrees today. warm and humid more of the same, can't rule out a shower or thunderstorm, but i think it's dry most of the time. here's how the numbers climb. 75 by 8:00. in the 80s at 11:00. high of 87 degrees around 4:00 p.m. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast today's high, 87, warm and humid spotty shower or thunderstorm. still sticky tomorrow, high of
89 and a spotty shower or thunderstorm there, as well. wednesday a front approaches it's hot and humid ahead of the front with a high of 90. there's probably a better chance of showers and thunderstorms on wednesday afternoon or evening and some of those could be strong and gusty. clouds and sun on thursday, mainly dry 86. beginning to lower the temperature and easing back on the humidity a bit partly sunny 88 on friday, saturday, a high of 89. warm and humid. we can't rule out a pop-up shower or thunderstorm. sunday, warm and humid 89. >> a mother does the unthinkable as the baby is found abandoned on the road. shock at the shore as a banner plane crashes organ a california beach. >> reporter: the platt bridge no issues at this point. we have downed wires in delco
inside the buildings are fueling the flames. this is a live look from the air. it broke out 3 hours ago at a packaging plant in brooklyn highlights. a report said the flames are unreal to look at. a news photographer said he heard an explosion. a plume of black smoke towers into the early morning sky stay with "action news" for updates as firefighters bring it under control. >> 6:15, teams like a lot of people are sleeping in or on vacation this week. >> reporter: possibly, i guess still tdb. if you have the weekend off like tam and karen good for you, this is 422 eastbound side passing trooper road heading toward 23, there are people heading toward king of prussia. delays are not too bad. we have construction eastbound
overnight tonight between 29 and trooper. watch out for restrictions. construction crews are back to work today they are starting a project in astin, as well. the bridge over chester creek is going to close long term through late fall, you can stick with conquered road to the south or new road to the north. milton road closure continues that's during the midday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. through the weekend. swarthmore downed wires are blocking three 30 south of campus stick with cornell or stay on 252 toward baltimore pike. a new closure begins in cheltenham. this was scheduled to begin in mid june. they will be closing church road 9:00 a.m. to 3 mid august. 73 gets you around that. of evesham new closure takes effect through october tim -- tomlinson million road will be
shut at kettle road. heading back from the shore, so far so good on the ac expressway. at 7 arteriovenous delilah road closes until 5 westbound. this is a video of a small banner plan crashing on a california beach it stalled and landed upside, it clipped a 12-year-old boy on the side of the head the boy is in serious condition. the pilot walk away unharmed. a maryland mother was charged after leaving her baby on the side of the road. sandra mcclayy is accused of child neglect. it was only after her photo was
shared all over social media shsh contacted police. she said the baby was supposed to be with the father. >> reporter: in tech bytes microsoft has big news for minds craft fans. there's an enhanced version of the game designed for windows ten, it will be a free upgrade who own the current pc version. volvo created the ultimate luxury car. you can replace the passenger seat with a seat. >> twitter shows the explosion of tweets after the us scored. the final whistle team u.s.a.
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broken down car on shoulder that's out of the way. there's a fire location at chestnut and 44th. watch out for the fire crews responding. mass transit on time back on normal schedules this morning. david? no audio. >> sorry about that david. can't hear you. >> full day kindergarten may be a gateway for high act did he mean be achievement and better health. students in full-day kindergarten score better on tests than their half day counterparts. it leads to higher in connection with which means better access to resources as well as health insurance. >> 6:22, a look at the week ahead in next. >> katherine scott is live in carly lloyd's hometown with more
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thundershower today. >> new this morning the fiery crash on the last lap of the sprint cup series, daytona 500. the car went upside and hit a fence and shot back on the track before it hit another racer. milan suffered a bruised arm and tailbone. nascar officials say 13 fans were attended to in the grandstands, 8 declined treatment. >> the new leader will begin her historic run as la salle's new president. colleen hanick will be the first lay person and woman to hold that job on a non-interim basis in la salle's 152 year history. south carolina lawmakers debate whether to remove the confederate flag from the capitol today after the shooting
massacre at a predominantly black church in charleston. a much-anticipated transportation bill will take priority. lawmakers are facing a deadline to fund the government or risk a shut down in the fall. 6:27, david murphy is tracking a hot and humid start to the week. >> the country is going ceaz -- crazy for carly lloyd more on her incredible feat in the world cup final next.
flames and thick black smoke bellows from warehouse in ohio. >> world cup winners carly lloyd scores a hat trick to lead the u.s. past japan. >> good morning tam is off, we have matt pellman and david murphy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, everybody are we're mostly cloudy across the region. storm tracker 6 live double scan, south jersey and delaware have you had a couple of scattered sprinkles be if you see that, it's not that much and won't last that long. there's more rain to the south as an area of low pressure passes us, and we're looking at clouds and sunny breaks and additional showers and thunderstorms as we roll through the day. 72 in philadelphia. feeling muggy now that the sun is digging out from behind the clouds. 66 in allentown, 69 in trenton. mid 70s on the boardwalk. as we roll through the day