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spread some sweetness with dunkin' donuts' cookie dough and brownie batter donuts. heart-shaped happiness too sweet not to share. america runs on dunkin'. saint of the embattled attorney general kathleen kane. donald trump and bernie sanders cruise to easy victories in the nation's first presidential primary. let's head over to david murphy and karen rogers with the latest from accuweather and traffic, good morning. >> reporter: the bulk of the snow is over, but there are lingering snow showers out there, they are fairly low impact at this point. like yesterday, the roads were
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pretreated and taking on the snow and melting it. some side streets and sidewalks could be icy, not only from what you see here, but the snow overnight. the snow showers will be gone by 9:00 a.m. maybe before then. as we look at the wide view we have cloud cover, and we have hints of breaks in clouds out in central pennsylvania. we'll reintroduce sunshine in the skies today. temperatures are below freezing or right on it and lingering flakes makes for slick sidewalks and roads. be careful walking around this morning. 32 degrees still on the freezing mark in philadelphia and in millville and dover. below freezing in wilmington, allentown and reading, obviously all these spots would would be a
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concern this morning for patchy black ice. as we head out this morning, cloudy skies, and snow showers can't be ruled out, as you just saw. between 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m., it will be on or below the freezing mark. after 9:00 a.m. we march up. i expected high of 40 around 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., we'll still be above freezing at 8578, 9:00 a.m. tonight, we'll start to dip and see if there's a refreeze there. roads will be a big story this morning, or not so big of a story. >> reporter: i think it's a big story because you have to see what they look like before you head out. this is the 202 parkway, you can see the snowfall coming down, you can see slushy patches here and there. although the roads are wet, we are catching slush and snow here and there. that's tricky because you'll think its fine you'll go flying
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annie mccormick hit a patch. this is 309 at the pennsylvania turnpike. the road is wet, you have to be careful on the ramps and overpasses. we're seeing light snow in the turn lanes and on the sides of the roads. watch as you turn, for sure. exton looking live at route 100, patchy snow there. vine street expressway looking good no overnight construction, matt and tam. katherine scott is live for us in west chester, hey, katherine. >> reporter: hey, matt, light snow has been falling in west chester. we've been. [ speaking over each other ] ing -- we've been speaking to drivers this morning, they are saying the roads are not too bad. standing in west chester, the blacktop is wet and the traffic is moving along just fine.
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but, of course, it is cold out. there might be slick spots, so watch out as you head out the door this morning. looking at 422 limerick during the storm, the snow was sticking to the roads last night. traffic slowed down, they pressed on. the plows and salt trucks were out you can see them reloading supplies before heading out on the road. we spoke to a plow drive on his way to work, he said the conditions looked good. we are heading out now to do plowing, it's a little slick, someplaces you have to be careful. >> reporter: will you do parking lots today? parking lots, driveways, businesses in the morning, make sure they are open up on time. him. >> reporter: and back here live looking at east market street, the lanes of traffic are clear and wet.
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we have seen plows out the nearby businesses plowing and salting, the driveways, and parking lots everything is clear this morning. you want to look out for slick spots because it is quite cold this morning, most of the snow that you're seeing is sticking on the bushes and the grass not so much the main roads. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." thanks, get the seven day forecast storm tracker 6 live radar and more detailed weather discussions on 6abc.com/weather. philadelphia police officer is on the mend after a foot pursuit, the chase started at 2:30 a.m. on the 5100 block of baltimore satisfied in southwest philadelphia. a dui suspect ran away from his vehicle as a 12th district officer approached the car during a traffic spot. there was an altercation and the officer injured his knee. he is in penn presbyterian hospital. flames broke out in a row
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home in point breeze section. two people were treated for smoke inhalation. self described democratic socialist took new hampshire on the blue side and the tv mogul swept the red. after finishing in 6th place, new jersey governor chris christie said he is pulling back to reassess his candidacy. we're home to new jersey tomorrow and take deep breaths, we should know what the vote count is, that will allow us to make a decision about how we move from here in this race. >> reporter: while trump dominated in the first primary was not a surprise, a declaration during a victory smeet was a bit -- speech was a bit of an ipopper.
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i am going to be the greatest jobs president that god ever created. >> reporter: while trump has been banking on success with popular rhetoric ohio governor john kasich conservative methicillin-resistant odds surged him to second place in the gop race. maybe we're turning the page on the dark part of america politics because the light overcame the darkness of negative campaigning. >> reporter: while clinton narrowly squeeze by sanders in iowa, it raised the question if clinton's political machine is faltering. now we are going to take the campaign to the entire country and fight for every vote in every state. we won because we hard -- hard -- hard on
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harnessed the energy. meanwhile, frontrunner, jeb bush did just enough to surprise, back to you. 4:38 happening today, kathleen kane's as pennsylvania attorney general goes up for a vote in the state senate. 33 yes votes will be required to remove her from office. tom would wolf has not said what would mean if it gets to his request. she lost her request to have her law license reinstated while she fights criminal charges. jim kenny will break ground on a new love park it will have an accessible park with no steps
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and oval shaped fount. the park will lose most of the concrete to be placed with rain gardens and grassy spaces. interesting. >> reporter: neat, most of the snow is over, not all of it, storm tracker 6 live double scan shows us parts of the region from philadelphia to the west are seeing lingering snow showers, this will be it for the overnight and well duration 36 hour system that really came in bits and pieces, but doesn't want to quite quit the area. you can see what's falling up and down the i-95 corridor is highlighted in darker shades of gray this is light to moderate snow i doubt is doing additional damage to road surfaces because the road crews have salted and treated everything out there. if you hit an untreated sidewalk or side street you might have
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icy patches. there's heavy snow in chester brook, this is pushing toward the east, but not sitting over one area for all that long. again, the wide view shows you this in wilmington, those of you in salem, county, gloucester and camden county, burlington, a little bit later on and mercer county picking up the light nuisance snow. allentown will be out of the snow before too much longer as will reading. as we look outside, we have cloudy skies out there, a little more snow activity over the next couple of hours, most of what is on the ground is what the final totals will be, basically, because the additional snow showers are not expected to do too much more. 32 degrees in philadelphia. we're around or below freezing in wilmington, trenton, allentown, reading, lancaster and even as far south as dover and millville. all these areas where we have not had surfaces pretreated you
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want to be careful. the icy patches are on sidewalks and side streets and off ramps. some snow was significant in the northern and western suburbs, those are where the big ticketed amounts. eagle, chester can county, 6.5 inches. exton, 4.5. chadds ford, 4. and sinking spring 5 inches. philadelphia a half inch of snow. if you get out of the western suburbs you're looking at 1 to 3 inches on the ground. some of it might have melted during the day tomorrow. any snow showers are gone around 8:30, the rest of the day a mixture of clouds and sun. in the lehigh valley, 38, clouds, sun, breezy conditions there. at the shore, 43 degrees, clouds and sun, breezy conditions there, as well. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, you'll see today's high in philadelphia will stop at 40.
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we'll see sun breaking out later on. it will be breezy any snow showers and early. tomorrow, brisk and colder, late day snow shower possible. 30 degrees is the. 32 on friday, brisk and cold snow shower at night. the big story is really the crash in temperatures for the weekend, 22 on saturday. we might fall from that during the day, going down to 4 overnight and bouncerring -- bouncing back to a high of 20. there will be wind this weekend we can see windchills as low as ten below zero, maybe worse than that. it's a quick hit. it will be here saturday and sunday, valentine's day is sunday, i think indoor meals would be a good idea. no walks in the park. pennsylvania health officials talk about the zika
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virus in the state. there's a discussion on capitol hill what should be done about the water crisis in flint, michigan. >> reporter: we have light snow showers falling, we are finding snow on the roads in the suburbs, we'll take you there and show you what it looks like coming up. police in britain are thanking a bystander who helped stop a suspect during a chase. we'll show you the surveillance video when "action news" comes right back.
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4:45 a.m. wednesday morning, taking a live look at platt bridge. not snowing here, but there are western suburban areas seeing snow, that's why we have school delays and closings in the region. get them at 6abc.com. keep an eye out this morning, karen, there could icy
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spots. >> reporter: we have more snow as david reminded us in the western suburbs. you need to be careful because some spots, the roads are wet and other spots there's snow on the roads. the border of montgomery and bucks county, a plow truck just went by, you can see the snow on the roads, and the turn lanes, while the main rains are wet. ment snow showers are coming down. this is stump road at county line road. watch for that as you head out. in westville, gloucester county, we have flooding blocking delsea drive that's 47 at route 130. stick to 295 or broadway. flooding is an issue in new castle delaware, airport road near i-95 stick to 141 instead of airport road. middletown delaware, old state road is closed due to flooding.
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double scan we're watching the last snow showers pushing through. you can see the brighter shades of white to the west. in philadelphia, it's flurries, need i can't mostly flurries, norristown a light snow shower. malvern a brighter shade of white. pottstown, a brighter shade of white. can you catch this area of lavender that's right here, we see that moving along the 30 bypass as well as honeybrook 322. be careful is that is coming down, most of the roads it's melting. a minute ago you're seeing snow in the turn lanes. british police want to thank someone who didn't lend a hand, he lent a foot. he stuck out his foot to help police catch a drug suspect.
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michigan governor, rick snyder said he will not testify today's hearing the flint water crisis on capitol hill. the flint mayor said the city needs $55 million to remove lead from the water system. a special council for the office said it is possible to see involuntary manslaughter in the case if gross to the legion airs outbreak. pennsylvania authority say two women with the zika virus are traveling outside the country. they were very, very mild cases, fever, rash and did not have any complications.
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the first case in delaware involves a woman, though pregnancy is not an issue. it is suspected of causing birth defects babies born with abnormally small heads. most affected areas are in the crib yn an latin america. -- caribbean and latin america. a trapped vendor was pulled out of his own newspaper stand. that story is up next.
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meet one today. visit theshelterpetproject.org. adopt. look at mobile 6 heading toward 611, heading toward doylestown. the blacktop is clear, we have accumulation on the sides of the road. here and there it could be icy out there. the call this morning is to take it easy. maybe mobile 6 will make it to peddler's village. >> reporter: this is southwest philadelphia on the mid span of the platt bridge. the bridge is damp. we have snow on the sides of the road, you're looking good on the platt bridge westbound traffic.
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let's switch to the ben franklin bridge, 35-mile an hour speed restrictions the pedestrian walkways are closed. the speed restrictions are in place on the betsy ross bridge, the ben franklin bridge and commodor barry bridge. >> reporter: we have a band of snow showers pushing through the center of the region inching east, not a big impact on the ground. although from the snow that has come in over the last day 1/2. we have four to five inches in the western suburbs. temperatures are below freezing not only are we putting the kids into a lot of heavy gear today and later today when temperatures moderate. we're warning you about icy patches on sidewalks and side streets because temperatures are around the freezing mark for the next couple of hours. 32 degrees by 9:00. 36 sun coming back later on and we're looking at a high of 40 this afternoon probably around 3:00.
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it will be breezy, but dry through the day, matt and tam. david this one from the what file. the lapd released the video the moment when they pulled the trapped vendor from his newspaper stand. he was stuck there for four days without food or water. someone heard the man yelling on monday and calling for help. the vendor was weak and dehydrated but otherwise doing okay.
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dear fellow citizen, i know how it feels to save for retirement and college - times two. i get that it can be overwhelming, because i'm living it. but i always tell people - saving's not that complicated. you just have to work with what you have.
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if you have a question about saving, ask me. sincerely, alex payne. fellow dad and fellow citizen.
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sincerely, alex payne. valley and around the world will over the start of lent. ash wednesday is the start before easter. many followers choose to fast or give to charity. pope francis said being nice on social media might be a worthy thing to do for lent. lawrence johnson was a patriarch and long time member of the bethel ame church in ardmore. the church named their social hall in his honor. he passed away at the age of 108. he drove until he was 103. he drove for merv griffin. the boss is coming to philadelphia, mayor kenny is going to make it glory days for the philadelphia school district. beyounce protesters are getting into formation, why when "action news" continues.
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0 good morning everyone, it is 5:00 a.m., wednesday, february 10678 here's what's happening. donald trump an bernie sanders sunday to victories in new hampshire. details on how it shook out up next. a nightclub melee in old city of a involved former eagle lesean mccoy. bitter air is coming to the

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