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>> breaking now on "action news," a civil rights rights group that brought peace to a north african nation has won the nobel peace prize. >> water gushes down a busy section of south street. we're live with the impact it will have on the nearby businesses. >> the skies are clear for the morning commute accuweather is tracking rain by the time you are coming home. >> good morning, it is 5:30, friday. let's see what david and karen have to say about weather and traffic. >> reporter: it's going to be warm today, but you're right, rain, and maybe thunderstorms popping up because of a frontal boundary off to the west. ahead of it is a surge of warm
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air coming up from the south. it was nice yesterday, but warmer this afternoon. 56 in allentown. these numbers from the shore to the lehigh valley milder than this time yesterday at least by a few degrees. once again the winds are light, they will pick up later today as the cold front gets closer to us and we get closer to the arrival of rain. 58 by 6:00. partly cloudy skies early, once we get past sunrise we'll see sunny breaks as we roll through the morning. tgif kids. 68 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 70 degrees by -- 73 by noon, 80 degrees at 3:00 p.m. 72 by 6:00 p.m. of course, karen we have a
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weekend to talk about and lots of stuff going on. >> reporter: let's see what's happening on it is roads looking live in langhorne, the construction is cleared at route 1 southbound 413. looking better right now. this shot an hour ago looked fogged in. not the case right now. just a touch of fog. not seeing any fog on i-95 southbound traffic heading toward center city moving nicely, no overnight construction, no delay just yet on i-95. trying to ease you into this friday. old city, watch for market blocked between 3rd and 4th 10:00 a.m. eva pilgrim has been talking about the water main break at 5th and south. use third or 7th to get around the problems. the speeds are good overall. gravel pike at knights road we have an accident involving a deer you want to watch for this. at the tacony-palmyra bridge at
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the toll plaza there's an accident that you causing delaye careful if your heading on the tacony-palmyra, delays expected right now, tam. >> thank you, karen. this is breaking this year's noble peace prize goes to the national quartet trying to form a new government peacefully. they helped form democracy and guaranteed fundamental rights of the entire population. it is made up labor unions and leaders of industry and human rights activists. you see people voting there. the nobel peace prize which is worth a million dollars will be presented in december. a developing story here, two young men are hospitalized from a double shooting in a philadelphia neighborhood. police plan to arrest one of them. the gunfire hit two young men on
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temple road in west oak lane. one of the victims ran into his mom's house, the second victim was in a car on cheltenham avenue. they believe that person drove to the location while wounded. police ran the plates and found out the bullet-ridden honda was stolen, so the driver faces charges. accident investigators are trying to track down a hit-and-run driver who struck a 23-year-old woman in the city's crescentville section. it happened on adams avenue at 7:30. the victim said she had just stepped off the septa route k bus when she was struck by a driver new silver car. she has a broken ankle. police are checking surveillance video from nearby business in hopes of catching the driver. firefighters were called out to new castle county around
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midnight the 500 block of philadelphia pike. the fire started on a second floor apartment. there appears to be a tech business below it. it's unclear if the businesses will open today. >> yet another developing story we're following here, it could impact several businesses on the busy stretch of south street where we find "action news" reporter, eva pilgrim at 5th and south monitoring an overnight water main break. eva. >> reporter: good morning, matt, yeah, this water main break has shut down 5th at south. you can see the water bubbling up. there's actually, i think it's two manhole covers where the water is coming up from right now. we're told water crews shut off the main after it happened when the water first began swelling from the manhole covers. the water is coming up this morning. police have blocked the intersection to traffic. if you take 5th street you
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need to cut over another road to get around it. water crews say a number of businesses may be without water as they make the repairs on the main. is to how long it will take we have not heard any word or when the businesses will have their services fully restored. live on south street eva pilgrim channel 6 "action news." >> thank you four that. happening today, bill cosby will testify underoath in a sex assault case. judy houth accused cosby of sexual misconduct at the playboy mansion back in 1974. she was a minor just 15 at the time. she is among dozens of women who made similar claims though the comedian has not been charged with a crime of the. new this morning, a former new jersey scout leader was sentenced to 20 years in prison. garrett conover in gloucester
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county pleaded guilty to one count of child pornography. he was arrested crossing the canadian border into new york. >> happening today, president obama will travel to roseburg oregon, the site of last week's deadly community college rampage. the frommed will meet with the survivors and relatives of the nine people killed in the shooting. the shooter killed himself. the shootings reignited nationwide debate over gun control. one pattern of the shooting survive survivor said his family will not meet with president obama due to his call for tighter gun regulations. the speaker of the house leadership is wide open. kevin mccarthy dropped out
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yesterday. two others are in the running republic of utah and representative of florida. >> jeh johnson will get a firsthand look at the historic flooding in south carolina. the state's national guard commander is urging residents in low-lying areas to get to higher ground. workers are working to reinforce a canal in columbia which breached earlier this week. it is the main supply of drinking water to the city. >> when you go outside you see how nice it is. there's that threat of the flooding continues. >> reporter: i think the threat today it will be brief, but when the things come out of the north and west, there could gusty thunderstorms. i don't know if they will flood, because they won't last long enough, but you could get gusty winds ahead of it. take cover if you hear thunder
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or you see the skies growing ominous. getting ready for the storms today, but not having to worry about them just yet. sky6 live hd looking at columbus landing getting ready for columbus day on monday. future tracker 6 showing we have sunny breaks until noon. after that the clouds get thicker. about 45:00 p.m., starting to the northern and western suburbs there's the line of showers and thunderstorms. the models don't have the timing on this exactly right. but generally around 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. in the lehigh valley you have to be careful of this. around the dinner hour it sweeps through philadelphia. 9:00 p.m. it's off the coast, but it rolls through you want to take cover because there could gusty thunderstorms mixed in
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with the line of showers coming in. high of 80 around 3:00, 3:30. 35:00 p.m., 77, you would be surprised how quickly we get into the 60s this evening, after the storm system follows through. the increasing clouds, storms possible. high temperatures in the 70s. down the shore in the mid 70s. for tonight, high school football it might be wet early in the game. if you're going out to a game in south jersey bring the rain gear. northern and western suburbs it might be dry in time for the game. 70 by 7:00 p.m. 65 degrees by 10:00 p.m. high school huddle after the late news tonight and tomorrow that storm system is gone. the sunshine roars back, but it's cooler high of 66 degrees. for temple football, the home coming event. next-door the hero thrill show
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benefiting the families of police and firefighters who have fallen in the line of duty. it will be a cool, but pleasant day, partly to mostly sunny skies, 62 for the kickoff. 65 in the 4th quarter. as the day goes on the breezes start to dip a little bit. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 80 degrees is the high. today we have the late rain and thunderstorm activity. cooler on saturday, 66. nice on sunday, high of 70 for the eagles game. if you're feeling head to the columbus day parade which alicia vitarelli reminds me will be live on sunday at i believe 1:00 p.m. that kicks off. a great weekend for all kinds of stuff that's going on. if you want to go tailgating for the flyers home opener you're looking good for that, too. the. >> still to come on "action news," a u.s. airman who helped thwart an attack on a french train is recovering from an attack near a california bar. >> one man saves another man
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from a burning motorcycle at a gas station. you'll see it next. >> reporter: tacony-palmyra bridge an accident, watch for slowing in the area. we'll check the suburban traffic report and talk about other problems in the area coming up. >> a little bit later it's a special weekend for two musicians at a phillies pops what they plan to do at the performance.
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>> welcome back you're taking a live look here, the vietnam veterans memorial at penns landing. we're very happy to show this to you this morning. perceives -- previously we would have to wait until the sun comes up to show this memorial, but last night they had a ceremony for the illumination of the ceremony. remember those who made the largest sacrifice. it's a part of a redesign that's coming to the area. >> reporter: let's look outside, we have a problem the action cam is on the scene in south philadelphia. a water main break impacting your morning commute at 5th and south. eva pilgrim is there showing you the water coming out at 5th street. they have blocked 5th and aluminum barreled. the crews are working in south philadelphia. we have an accident right at the tacony-palmyra bridge that's
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causing an issue. look for that at the toll plaza. you might expect delays there. a water main break in morris town, burlington county, stick to central or route 38. public work crews are on the scene. that's a problem in burlington county. delaware county, this is the blue route at i-95 northbound traffic heading toward media, no real problems this morning on the blue route just yet. looking good right there. we're checking the commuter traffic report right now finding the best ways to go to work with waze. if you're from maple shade coming into the city if you're taking the betsy ross bridge it's a 27 minute rude. route 13017 minute ride. take 38 and go over the ben
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franklin bridge. in trenton, 3 miles. 7 miles at philadelphia international. we noticed thick fog in bucks county an hour or two ago, that's looking better, tam. >> thank you, karen. new this morning a georgia man was hailed a hero for pushing a man out of the way of his burning motorcycle. houston used his own sweater to extinguish the blaze. he suffered burns on his hand. doctors said the biker might have he had not stepped in. >> one of the americans who stopped a terror attack aboard a french train was hurt in a stabbing. spencer stone took on three men when a fight broke out in sacramento, california. investigators say the violence was not an act of terrorism. stone was one of five men who stopped a gunman from attacking passengers on a paris-bound
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train in august. walter scott who was shot and killed by police back in the spring, his family will receive $6.5 million. former officer michael slager shot and killed him in april. he was indicted on a murder charge. the navy will begin a search for el faro that sunk in had hurricane joaquin. they will look at her sister ship to study the equipment and ships systems. there were 33 crew members most of them americans on board when it sunk last week. the. >> federal investigators are looking for more victims in
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connection with the arrest of a celebrity chef. >> animal rights activists are upset with sea world san diego we'll tell you why. >> reporter: dressing the kids jackets, t-shirts after school if they come home right way, after that we have rain.
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♪ tomorrow philly pops performance will be special for two members of the orchestra. they will be married on stage surrounded by more than 65 of their fellow musicians, they held a rehearsal yesterday. ceremony takes place during a concert celebrating the music of
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frank sinatra. >> reporter: that's nice, it's going to be frank sinatra. let's take a look at the schuylkill expressway i've got an important update for you, this is the schuylkill expressway near university. everything is fine. we told you it was scheduled to close at university last night. penndot postponed that until tuesday night at 10:00 p.m. that's when it will close, you can re-enter right there. they will do overnight construction for five days, the first night tuesday night at 10:00 p.m. mass transit, septa bus route 7, 20, 34, 38. running detours because of the market street issue between 3rd an 4th. >> reporter: 57 degrees in pottstown. 57 in saint davids. these numbers are a couple of degrees better than yesterday. winds are light, 58 degrees in hammonton, 61 in buena.
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low 60s in delaware, upper 50s up north in hockessin. if you're running errands. #-- # p.m., 80 degrees. after 4:00 p.m. in the northern and western suburbs, 5:00 p.m., in philadelphia, rain will move in. it will feature strong gusty thunderstorms. be careful of that. saturday morning, it will be cool, bundle up, i'll be hosting the parkinsons walk. festivities at 8:00 a.m. the walk at 9:00 a.m. i hope to see you there. >> new this morning, a celebrity chef in new york city has been arrested on child pornography charges. matthew tivy has been charged with distributing explicit video and photos from teenagers from new jersey to ohio. he runs a restaurant on the
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upper west side and appeared on the food network. california has approved the one million dollars of the orca tanks. sea world has said they have not captured wild orcas in more than 30 years. we'll be right back. ♪ hand-crafted...layer by layer. the new macchiato from dunkin' donuts. experience the flavor of fall
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morning in camden. it happened around 4:00 a.m. on the unit block of north 21st street. the man is in cooper hospital in critical condition. police are doing their investigation. >> the christy administration has filed an eminent doe -- domain claim to seize public beach plots in margate. governor christie called the beach front residents in margate among the most selfish people in the state of new jersey for not allowing the dunes to be built. >> a water main break in a busy spot impacting businesses. of. >> an airline is introducing farm to flight. ññ
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>> good morning, everyone, it is 6:00 a.m. friday, october 9 we're following breaking news. >> the nobel peace prize was announced in an hour it guess to a group that helped bring democracy to a north african nation. >> police are looking for an attacker who stabbed a southwest business other owner 20 times. >> water brain break causes -- a water main break causes problems for businesses on south street. >> let's find out about weather and traffic from david murphy and karen rogers. >> reporter: we have sunny breaks in the morning and the thicker stu


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