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5:00 a.m., monday, april 25. here's what's happening. a political candidate witnesses a spine-chilling murder that police say may have been gang related. we're live with the latest on the investigation. presidential hopefuls will be across p-a participating in stumping to get the masses out to work. we have beautiful day and tomorrow we're tracking showers. let's go to david murphy, whatever you have to do do it today, because it's going to rain tomorrow. karen rogers has traffic. >> reporter: it's starting out to be a nice one. a little cloudy in the northern suburbs. the clouds we'll see might be high getting thicker during the day. we're in the upper 40s in philadelphia, 49 degrees there. a light jacket a good idea. 48 in wilmington, 49 in allentown. 48 in trenton. down in cape may, 52. winds this morning are on the light side.
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on the bus stop we're going for partly cloudy and cool conditions, probably more clouds to the north than to the south. 6:00 a.m., 47 degrees, 8:00 a.m., up to 50 degrees. that's only the beginning. as we roll through the afternoon look for sun and clouds, 73 degrees by 1:00 p.m. by 3:00 p.m. we don't stop there people, we're going for 80 degrees at 4:00 p.m. that's ten degrees better than yesterday. 6:00 p.m., mid 70s a nice warm one today. pollen count high the next couple of days although it will drop off tuesday and tuesday night as we get showers and thunderstorms rolling through. i'll show you that on future tracker 6 and the rest of the week forecast. karen, coming up. >> reporter: this is i-95 approaching cottman, southbound toward center city. light volume and no delays coming done from langhorne or
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bensalem. i-95 looking good. kelly drive we have resurfacing work until 6:30. avoid that between hunting park and fairmont avenue. use mlk drive instead while they do the restrictions through much of the morning commute. 422, dark at 23. watch for this, we're looking at the overhead construction which is clear, both lanes open both ways. looking okay on 422. we have the water main break we're dealing with, shipley drive is closed at wilson road. use silver side road instead. this is in northern delaware where crews are working on the water main break. a candidate for the pennsylvania state house witnessed an execution style shooting on the campaign trail. this happened in the disash brook section of -- descrar -- cedarbrook section of philadelphia. annie mccormick has the latest on the investigation. it's an unimagable scene.
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good morning. annie. >> reporter: good morning, tam, that's right, the 21-year-old victim was excited about campaigning for the state house candidate. it unfolded in front of the candidate and the campaign volunteer. hours later this was another shooting. somebody tell me who killed my son. >> reporter: a father in agony at the scene of his son's murder. it happened in broad daylight as the 21-year-old victim spoke to state house candidate chris rabb and his staff about working the polls on tuesday and volunteering for his campaign. someone walked you mean and deliberately shot someone with the intense of killing him. the young man was interested in chris' campaign and another man came up and shot him execution style in the head. >> reporter: hours later another shooting a block away. this one killing an 18-year-old and injuring a 17-year-old.
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police suspect apparent drive-by shooting with multiple gunman appears to be retall layings for the 21-year-old's murder and possibly gang related. we believe these are two rival factions they are fighting over. we are not going to let us pass this by. rabb running a a campaign, was able to pull a volunteer into a convenience store. the 21-year-old was excited about the political process. it was moments after trading contact information with the victim that he was killed. and back out here live, the investigation is still on going, police say, though, there was possibly surveillance video from the convenience store where the initial murder happened. if you have any information you're under to contact homicide. reporting live outside police
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headquarters, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." officials from montgomery county are investigating a deadly shooting during a church service in north wales. the victim was identified as robert braxton iii of montgomeryville. the person who fired the shot is cooperating with police and not arrested. no charges have been filed and we'll have more on this story and a live report in the next half-hour. presidential hopefuls have one more day to win over voters ahead of the primaries in pennsylvania and delaware. democratic candidate hillary clinton will hold two events today. she'll be in wilmington for a campaign rally this morning and outside city hall this evening. bernie sanders will hold a rally on the campus of drexel university. republican john kasich will stop by the penrose dinner in south philadelphia this morning. frontrunner donald trump will hold a rally at west chester
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university this afternoon. ted cruz is focused on the primary in indiana. a segment of the pennsylvania state budget legislation will become law nearly ten months after it was due and two months before the next one is about to get underway. the bill includes how to distribute $200 million in state aid among school districts and authorizes up to 2.$5 billion in borrowing for the state's share in school construction costs. students returns to a new jersey school while a classmate fights for her life. gavin remains in a medically deuced comma. the 21-year-old driver left the scene and returned ten minutes later. gavin is the sweetest and
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caring little girl. we need your prayers at this time. no charges have been filed. the obama administration might release 28 pages of the secret 9/11 report that may shed light on the saudi attackers. indeed word that they may not prevail is why the president got a frosty reception in saudi arabia last week. intelligence officials will decide whether or not to release these documents. we should prepare later in the workweek for april showers. >> reporter: absolutely, maybe a thundershower mixed in. storm tracker 6 live double scan shows we are dry this morning and getting ready to track that rain mainly tomorrow. there could stuff late tonight. as we look outside we have skies
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over philadelphia showing stars right now, especially from the city south, the farther north you go the better chance you have of seeing more high cloud cover this morning. we're off to a cool start, but not too bad, 49 degrees in philadelphia. 48 in wilmington. 48 in trenton, currently and pretty much the same story in allentown and reading. south jersey, cooler, 41 in millville. 47 in dover and 52 in cape may. not much wind out there. satellite shows you how cloud cover has start to streak into the northern suburbs, but it looks like we'll start out bright across the region and eventually we'll see clouds sweeping in. high temperatures will be nice mid south jersey into allentown. lehigh valley 7 of -- 76 degrees. down the shore it will be cooler with the flow coming in off the ocean water, 62 degrees in all
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likelihood on the beach. in philadelphia, 80 degrees is the high, mix of sun and clouds, southwest win bringing all the mild air up into place and warming us up over yesterday when we got a high of 70. mostly cloudy skies and spotty shower developing and thundershower overnight into parts of tomorrow as you'll see in a moment. 62 is the overnight low. if we see that it's probably after midnight. tomorrow another warm one with a high of 81 degrees. again with the frontal boundary in the vicinity, we'll be looking at the potential for precipitation. 11:30 we'll be dry in most spots, but we'll be looking in the overnight hours we'll be looking at a spotty shower popping through. this is 4:30 a.m. tomorrow morning we'll be showing you. during the day, 2, 3:00 p.m., thundershowers emerging and thunderstorms in the poconos.
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4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., we'll have a thundershower coming through philadelphia. it will be brief, but you could get a real downpour coming through. by 10:00 p.m. it's off the coast and over. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 80 degrees warming up with a mix of sun and clouds. tomorrow, still warm, sun and clouds, but there will be a that chance of a spotty shower or thunderstorm, especially later in the day and early evening. 81 is the high. behind that system we're back to the sun on wednesday, high of 69. we cool down for a couple of days, low 60s on thursday, a spotty shower around, and friday mostly cloudy, 63 with rain possible. riernlt -- right now it looks like that will track toward south jersey and delaware, we'll keep our eye on it. saturday we're looking at a pair of 70s. protests, rallies and sit-ins. people on both side of issue will take to the streets of
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north carolina today. a prom at a highly goes awry when a student opens fire. >> reporter: no problems at spring garden street. we'll take you to exton chester county. and purple reigns, a lawmaker wants to make it the official color in her state that's coming up in the morning buzz.
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i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message. join us for real change. welcome back taking a live look here out across penns landing. 5:13, 52 degrees, if you hit the roads it's good.
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if you're going the same place. did you just say the same thing? >> reporter: matt and i never agree, so this is monumental day. i've got exton, chester county. looking good on route 100, we're dry through the area, as well. let's go to the maps, though, we have construction and it is blocking the left lane in chester county right on the pennsylvania turnpike eastbound approaching downingtown, you may see slowing in the area with crews that are still out there working this morning. we have crews and the speeds have improved. 64 miles per hour looking at this earlier, it was 0 miles per hour. things are looking better, because northbound construction on the northeast extension has cleared they were blocking the lane, that's all it takes to see slowing. it just cleared, southbound we had a roving crew and that has
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cleared, as well. let's check the temperatures as you head out. 49 degrees in philadelphia allentown and millville, 41 degrees. high of 80. sunshine and clouds, very warm, get out there and enjoy it. will do. a sunday afternoon barbecue in saint louis led to a shootout. police say a man shot another man at a stomach during an argument at a park. a gunman took off, but a uniformed park ranger managed to stop his vehicle. the man fired one shot the ranger returned fire strict striking the man. he is identified as convicted felon and hospitalized this morning. a woman nearby received a graze wound during the exchange of gunfire she was not hurt. counselors will be available for students at a wisconsin high school who are reeling after a deadly shooting at a prom.
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the gunman identified by police as jacob wagner had a high powered rifle and big amunition clip. he showed up and started shooting. a boy and girl were shot as they exited the school. they are expected to be okay. we could learn more about what prompted the shootings. protests for and against the house bill 2 are expected to take place in raleigh, north carolina. members. north carolina naacp who are against the bill plan to hold a large sit-in. the group return america is holding a rally in support of it. four democrats are expected to file the bill in retaliation to the bill. president obama is is expected to announce 250 more special operations troops will
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head to syria. world leaders are meeting in hanover, germany today. the hope it will bring more syrian fighters into the campaign which is headed by kurds. 50 u.s. troops in syria. flyers lost to the capitals, yesterday. the brewers ended a three game winning streak betting the phillies 8 to 5. 5 17. cvs is pulling a product off the shelves because they are worried about salmonella. parents learn how colorful anger can be in babies.
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that's in "healthcheck." >> reporter: this morning it's cool with light winds. this afternoon it's definitely torts. we'll take a trip to the airport that's coming up next.
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modres: the cost of living the pay stays the same. i have to work extra hours just to make ends meet. it's a big struggle. one person that really gets this is katie mcginty. she came from a working-class family. she was ninth of 10 kids. she gets it. she'll fight for equal pay for equal work. katie mcginty will protect social security and medicare. that's why president obama
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and vice president biden support her, too. she'll make a heck of a senator. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising. >> reporter: why are you saying david has no taste? differing opinions in movies. >> reporter: yes, we do. platt bridge westbound heading toward the airport looking good. ben franklin bridge westbound traffic on the right coming into the city, very light volume. delaware memorial bridge, this was a huge problem, 295 southbound heading into delaware, one lane remains blocked from the emergency construction we saw last week. last week we saw several lanes blocked. it was a nightmare. one lane blocked. >> reporter: it's cool, 49 degrees, we may have high
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clouds riding in from the northern suburbs. 9:00 a.m., cool, 57. this afternoon we'll zoom, a mix of sun with increased clouds. 3:00 p.m., 78 degrees, we're going for a high of 80 around 4:00 p.m. 80 degrees later on today. sweating a little bit, but nice and staying dry. as we look at the airport we're hoping for all green aircraft. we usually have that this time of the morning before the planes get up in the air. that's what it looks like this morning. a lot of clouds in most of the travel destinations along the eastern united states, but no rain falling right now. in "healthcheck," babies can pick up on your emotions even at a young age. scientists have determined that babies as young as 15-month-old have figure out how to please someone. in a case a person reacted negatively to a toy with some children the babies who saw an
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anchor debris outburst are less likely to play with the toy. they remember how they acted in the past and use this predict how to react in the future. a lot going on in little heads. up next in the morning buzz why if you want to listen to beyounce's new album there's only one place to do so. johnny manzell is dealing with a new battle it's not on the football field. that's up next. >> reporter: a recall at cvs pharmacy, spiced herbal tea may have been contaminated with salmonella. norkt is noks is new york s the best place to launch a career. fayette north carolina is a good
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the coast guard rescued a florida man who was trying to reach bermuda in an inflatable bubble. they call him the bubble man. the guard picked him up on sunday and towed his hydropod to shore. he set out despite receiving a letter from the coast guard warning him about the safety of the trip. he made an attempt in 2014 and had to be rescued back then, too. a state senator in minnesota is pushing to make the official state color purple in honor of the late prince. prince was found dead in his suburban minneapolis home on thursday, he was 57 careers old. beyounce released a new album over the weekend. it's not available on itunes. lemonade was released on the music streaming service tidal.
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she is a partner tidal. withholding the album in itunes will make it difficult for lemonade to reach the top of the music charts. sometimes they make deal with other services. an agonizing dover off the coast of bermuda, the parents of two florida teens who disappeared are speaking out about what is clearly a tragedy. and officers seize thousands of hover boards with bogus safety seals. we'll have more when we come right back.
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now on "action news" a church community is rattled by witnessing one man kill another person during worm -- worship services. two republicans team up to take down donald trump. vice president joe biden will be in pennsylvania today, but not to campaign for any candidate. let's go over to david
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murphy with weather and karen rogers has traffic. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, we have clear skies and clouds in the northern areas, but you'll see sun early. temperatures are cool to start out. 49 degrees in philadelphia. currently. 49 in allentown. 48 in trenton. 48 in wilmington. however there's not much wind out there, so you get a light jacket on you can deal with this pretty well. the coolest number on the map is 4 is -- 41 degrees, you'll be zooming up there later on. 47 by 6:00 a.m. wind on the light side. i'll call it partly cloudy, some areas south will see more sun and areas up north more cloud cover. as we roll through the day, it will be warm, we got up to 670 on saturday and


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