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temple is in the national spotlight, they are just hours away from their biggest challenge this season the notre dame fighting irish. and developing news, president obama is putting special forces on the ground in syria, and later a mass of manhunt in kentucky is over after a fugitive was shot and killed earlier this morning. we are 31 hours and counting during the big match-up with notre dame. lets look live from independence mall where the stage is set for espn's college game day broadcast. independence mall will set as the backdrop, meteorologist, melissa magee will have more on the forecast for tomorrow night's game coming up in a moment, but first eva pilgram live in the heart of owl country. >> reporter: hey rick, yes to say this campus is excited is an understatement.
you see them behind me. we are here at the student center though have been busy making signs, and showing off their temple pride. the student center is running a special $10 for signs for the game. and gear is flying off the racks. >> i'm a notre dame fan. >> my wife went to temple right now we are a house divided. >> first time for the reilly family. >> it's a hard week, they planned the trip from charlotte, north carolina, to see notre dame. >> it's my first notre dame, we are excited to be here. >> we could win, this is serious so -- >> and people have been snatching up temple gear so much that the school's website actually crashed. right now the only place that you can buy the temple gear is in the school's book store.
or other brick and mortar stores, can you not order it online, the book store is swamped with people and trying to keep the merchandise on the stans so people can buy it. eva pilgram, channel 6 "action news." >> that is a good thing thank you. talking temperatures now as we look live from the back bays of atlantic city from sky 6 on this final friday in october, temperatures are cooling down today and the chill will stick around for tomorrow night's big football game, melissa magee is here with the call from accuweather. >> hi there rick, a lot happening this weekend, lets get right to it. a lot of people have their eye on the link, 8:00 p.m. the temperature coming in for the start of the game ark southerly wind at 53 miles per hour and by the fourth quarter, we drop down to 50.
satellite 6 along with action radar shows a cold front currently moving on through and there is no precipitation associated with it, and this comes through later on this afternoon, fairly dry and is currently across the great lakes. future tracker 6 showing you as we go through the overnight hours and as you wake up tomorrow morning it's a chilly start on saturday, numbers along the 95 corridor the lower 30s and perhaps upper 20s north and west of town and tomorrow afternoon we'll struggle to get into the 50s by noon, we have the halloween forecast for all the trick or treaters and an extra layer may be a good idea tomorrow, and it's cloudy on sunday as well. we are tracking the november warm-up, all the details plus more on the temple-notre dame game. when i come back inside rick. >> thank you. from you going to be in the crowd during college game day, we wants to you join the action, send us your photos and videos,
use #6abcaction on social media or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. if you are not going to the game, we are giving you the best seat in the house, you can watch the big match-up here tomorrow night, the coverage begins at 8:00 right here on 6 abc. all right developing news now, president obama has ordered a small number of u.s. special forces into northern syria, officials say that fewer than 50 commandos will be deployed working with local ground forces against isis. today's announcement same weeks after the u.s. abandoned their plan to train syrian rebels to fight isis. and the manhunt is over in kentucky for a man accused of firing on police officers.
lloyd ray cook was killed this morning in kentucky, he shot and wounded a police officer in tennessee, we are live now in washington. >> reporter: good afternoon rick, there is a collective sigh of relief there, the kentucky-tennessee border, the manhunt is finally coming to an end, the worst not knowing where he was hiding, the manhunt has finally come to an end, they found floyd ray cook hiding in kentucky. >> he brandished a gun and shots were exchanged and cook sustained wounds that ultimately led to his death, with the help of heat imaging equipment crews tracked down cook in the middle of the night.
>> it was scary we didn't know where he was, when you search in the dark it's an uneasy feeling, he was patrolled in 2009 and his rap sheet including rape of a minor included assault. and he fired on an officer in nearby allgood, tennessee. >> shots fired, officer down officer down! >> the officer wearing a bulletproof vest survives. >> talk to me brother, i know you are hit. they are coming. >> authorities describe him as dangerous and desperate, nearby schools canceled classes for the safety of their students. >> police began to zero in on cook after he knocked on someone's door asking for a ride and the people there refuse the and called police, live in washington, lana zach, channel 6 "action news." >> thank you for that report.
back here former philadelphia mayor, john street, is expected to testify today in the fraud trial of chaka fattah jr., he called former governor, ed rendell as his witness yesterday. he is accused of misusing business loans but argued he made enough money on his own to maintain his lavish lifestyle. >> we paid him $5,000 for his work as a photographer during the length of the campaign and worked hard and did good photography and was cooperative with the public and easy to work with. >> chaka fattah is trying to have his case dismissed after -- there are allegations of a prosecutor -- police are trying to track down the thieves that stole
money out of a woman's purse, the men were seen in this surveillance video released this morning, according to police the men approached a woman at the terminal market, she had $8200 in cash was gone. anyone that recognizes these two women are asked to call police. the fire marshall is trying to determine what sparked the flames before 3:30 on lancaster avenue, the trucks were parked in the back auto shop. crew as arrived to two trucks engulfed in flames and a third truck was also damaged. coming up on "action news" at 11:00 -- >> the next time you go to turn on your oven, think about what happened to this one. >> all the glass just shattered
out. >> this philadelphia couple says their oven exploded. >> i never heard of this before. >> people need to know. >> we tell everyone. >> hear their story and the same thing is happening in homes across the country and the alert and ways to decrease this happening in your hom. it's a consumer alert on "action news" at 11:00. there is much more to come on "action news" at 12:30, terrifying moments for a skydiver caught on camera, he managed to get safely to the ground when his suit was caught on the plane. the democrat that learned the backing of mayor deblasio.
reserve parachute and lands safely with only a minor cut on his hand. in central texas, some areas got 4 to 6 inches of rain in the matter of hours, in austin roads were turned into rivers trapping cars underneath water, and they reported a tornado touching down in san antonio. and a california suspect escaped and ran to freedom. once he got the cuffs or tucker reached through the open window, open the door and walked away, it took deputies 15 minutes to notice he was gone. a former student at an elite prep school is facing a year in jail after being convicted of
sexually molesting a younger school made. >> he is now a registered sex offender and sentenced to a year behind bars for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl at their school in new hampshire. saying he lied not having sex with his 15-year-old accuser, and the accuser delivering her impact statement on video. >> what he did to me, made me feel like i didn't belong on this planet. and that i would be better off dead than having to deal with the terrible things that were thrown in my direction. >> in august he was acquitted of felony rape but found him guilty of misdemeanor sexual assault and using email and facebook to
lure the underage girl. >> still he will not go directly to jail, he leaves court embracings parents. >> he may appeal the one year sentence and if he is successful, labrie may never step foot in a jail cell. turning to politics now, former florida governor, jeb bush, says he may be down but not out in the race for the white house, once considered a front runner, he took a hit in the polls and that his campaign is enough to survive and is trying to adapt to a new era of politics. >> there are two types of politicians and there are the talkers and the doers, i wish i could talk as well as some of the big personalities on the statement but i'm a doer. this comes after the republican
debate that was widely panned by the candidates and the party. now carson is contacting other campaigns to change the format of other future debates. and hillary clinton has won another key endorsement, today new york city mayor, bill deblasio is backing clinton's bid. he said he was holding off until clinton addressed income and equality. the sixers return to wells fargo center center tonight and they play their first home game of the season against the utah jazz. rookie, jahlil okafor scored 16 points but that was not enough to keep the sixers on top. in theaters this weekend, our brand is crisis. sandra bullock plays a former political fixer called back into
service to help a south american candidate win his upcoming election and along the way she gets wrapped up in more than she bargained for. and also out this weekend, burnt starring philadelphia native, bradley cooper. all are rated r. another check of the forecast, as we look live from the temple cam, the heart of owl country. meteorologist, melissa magee, has an update on the weekend forecast when we come right become.
hey mom, i could use some basil. oh, sure thing, sweetie. life is eating out of a flower pot. wait where's the? right. it's being a food paparazzi. honey, your rump roast just broke the internet. as it should. and a takeout romantic. dessert! happy anniversary. life is mucho, and grande. life is eating, laughing, loving and a place to enjoy it together. meteorologist, melissa magee is back now with a closer look at the accuweather forecast. >> it's cooler day in comparison to yesterday. the chill sticks around tomorrow and a bit a warm-up for the second half of the weekend and the temple owls and trick or treating too. stormtracker 6 live double scan you can see that it's dry and no
issues with precipitation although the cooler air is moving on in. the secondary shot of cool air moves in with the cool front sagging down to the south and east. we'll show you the picture outside and the action cam is outside looking at the peco building, a few more puffy cumulous clouds coming from the front over the upper great lakes, we'll start with the numbers north and west of town, 47 tannersville and 58 in levittown and 65 in atlantic city and down ta cross new jersey, upper 50s for gandhis beach and for hammonton and 58 for ewing and 58 in hockessin. mostly sunny skies with a few more clouds bubbling up as the day wears on. we won't find precipitation
today. the cooler air moves on through and reenforces the shot of colder air in time for the weekend, here is the setup for our friday, it is cooler and yesterday's high is 72, high pressure over the ohio valley and plenty of sunshine with a few more clouds and breezy and tonight it's about high school football and we got you covered. clear skies and chilly and 7:00 p.m. for the kickoffs and 10:00 p.m. tonight we'll drop down to 47, now fast forward into saturday, because tomorrow is halloween, so an early start tomorrow, 6:00 in the morning, number as long the 95 corridor here in philadelphia points south and east and the lower 30s if not the upper 20s north and west of town, as we get into the afternoon hours and early evening hours for the early trick or treaters, it's going to be chilly perhaps northern another layer is need. and tomorrow temple against
notre dame, it's chilly, 49 at the linc and 42 in the poconos at the same time. today sunny and cooler no problems just grab another jacket. tomorrow cool and dry, high of 58 degrees, into sunday it's a bit milder with a high of 67 degrees and mostly cloudy and we are tracking moisture to the south and it looks like on monday, we'll be brushed or scraped with precipitation on monday afternoon, 73 on wednesday and not bad as we get into thursday, a nice warm-up on the way for the first week of november. in at 72, so cooler today and i almost forgot daylight savings time. >> an extra hour sleep i'll take that. the big game we are talking
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>> my kind of women. >> the duo built a 30 foot trailer decked out with all the tailgating essentials. >> this is a beast, a monster. >> we have tvs and bars and every tailgating game you can imagine. >> hey ducis! >> faster! >> i like that. ranging from tailgates to charity and corporate functions, the tail cave is a traveling party. from food and drinks -- to music and entertainment. >> the ladies of the fan cave take care of it completely so all you have to worry about it having fun. >> can i marry you two. this is awesome. hopefully his wife was not watching, fyi philly airs before the big temple game on saturday and again on sunday at midnight. we'll be right back.
the decision to leave is your giving up everything you have ever known and everything you have worked for your whole life. i feel that people need to understand this has been my whole life and i want them to understand how to happened. actress leah remini opens up about her life in the church of scientology. >> that airs tonight and of course watch "action news" at 11:00. lets get one more check of the forecast with melissa magee. >> across the area, 60 degrees and mostly sunny by the afternoon, definitely a cooler day and 57 in allentown and 60 in atlantic street and 58 in
cape may, the nushs are matching what they are today compared to what we'll see tomorrow. we have trick or treaters and halloween and also temple up against notre dame, a nice exciting weekend. >> can't wait thank you. here is a look at stories coming up on "action news" at 4:00, including a delicious edition of freebie friday, where you can get donuts and taco bell. and how long is trick or treating? 14? some people believe kids should hang up the candy buckets at 12 that does it for "action news" at 12:00. we'll see you later.
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