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rogers good morning. >> reporter: we have clouds to start out, there's clouds inching up in the southern delmarva and there's rain coming tonight. 37 degrees as you step outside in philadelphia. it's colder this morning. just down the pike in wilmington we're on the freezing mark. below freezing in reading, lancaster, 36 in trenton. 27 degrees in millville and 350 in cape may. wind not all that strong, we don't have to worry about windchill. 35 degrees by 7:00 a.m. lots of sun, 10:00 a.m., 47 degrees. we are going to get milder later. 5 degrees by noon. after 12 you'll see the clouds get thicker, 62 is the high, 54 degrees at 6:00 p.m. sometime after 6:00 p.m. in philadelphia, the rain will start to push up from the south.
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i'll show you the rain when it arrives and when it gets out of here tomorrow, that's coming up in the seven day. >> reporter: that's tomorrow, this morning we have a dry ride. we're looking good, this is blue route approaching route 1, southbound traffic a few cars heading toward i-95. not a delay just yet. it's early looking good on the roads. all the majors in good shape. we're not seeing accidents on the blue route, schuylkill expressway or i-95. in kensington we have a fire location annie mccormick has been updating on that frankford avenue and lehigh avenue. indian creek road we had an accident blocking a lane, it's cleared, traffic is moving better. live on the boulevard, southbound traffic heading toward the schuylkill expressway no delays no problems just yet. >> president-elect donald trump is busy working on his transition to the white house. he announced two key appointments over the weekend as his first post-election interview aired on television. katherine scott is live at the
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satellite center following the details. >> reporter: matt this is a wide-ranging interview that covered a number of campaign pledges and issues. he was asked about the acts of violence cropping up across the country in his name and he was saddened to hear about them and wants them to stop. president-elect trump named two top advisors reince prebis was named as chief of staff. campaign ceo steven bannon will be the chief center stage gist and -- strategist and head council. trump sat down for an interview with 60 minutes. on immigration he said he will focus on criminal undocumented immigrants. >> after the border is secured
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and everything is normalized we'll make a determination on the people you're talking about who are terrific people, they are terrific people. >> reporter: asked about roe v. wade he said the issue of abortion would go back to each state. he spoke about pointing a supreme court justice. >> i'm pro life. the judges will be pro life. >> reporter: trump said he will reject the $400,000 salary and take one dollar. >> you have both houses. >> reporter: and we have the president. we can do things -- it's been a long time since this happened. >> reporter: the president of china spoke with donald trump over the phone this is the first time they have spoken since he went on the campaign trail. he hopes the two countries move forward in cooperation. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> protests over the election
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results continued in philadelphia for the 5th straight night. the equality coalition plans on demonstrating every night until trump is inaugurated in january. >> it's not the problem, he is a symptom of the bigger problem. >> there's a lot of hate going on right. i want to show there's we're standing against that hate. >> reporter: several hundreds protesters marched around city hall earlier in the day and down market treat to independence mall. >> a fire at a tire shop filled the air with thick black smoke in the kensington section. it broke out at joel tire store at 3:00 a.m. the took 40 minutes for crews to get the blaze under control. there were no reports of injuries. philadelphia police arrested two teenage boys in connection with a flash mob attack in center city. police say a group of juveniles started attacking people on the 1600 block of walnut street
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saturday night. an off duty police detective tried to intervene, his eye socket was fractured. his wife was attacked. police are looking for as many as our other suspects. we're a waiting an update on injuries of a firefighter in chester, delaware county. he was trapped in the basement of a home that caught fire last night. the firefighter is being treated at crozer hospital. a driver hit and injured a woman walking along dunkin road at kirkwood highway. no word on the woman's condition. the driver topped at the scene. 5:35, congressman-elect dwight evans will be sworn in in washington, d.c. the long time state representative won on tuesday with 90% of the vote. pennsylvania's second congressional district which includes parts of philadelphia and montgomery county has been
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without a representative since june. chaka fattah resign after his federal racketeering conviction. fattah who held the job for 20 years is appealing the conviction. the moon is about to set at 6:30 leaving us time to step outside and see how super it is. sky6 live hd looks at the supermoon which looks bigger and brighter than usual. the phenomena occurs every 14 months. this time it makes the closer approach to the earth since 1948. it will be at the closer before it disappearance on the horizon at 6:21. >> david you couldn't ask for a clearer morning late night sky to take a look. >> reporter: you want to bundle up this morning, because it's cold out there this morning. storm tracker 6 live double scan shows we're dry and as we take a look outside, we're looking at sky6 live hd over the airport. lots of stars out of and not a lot of winds. the temperatures have dipped in
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the 30s and upper 20s. bundle up. 37 degrees in philadelphia. that's one of the milder numbers, winds out southwest at 5 miles per hour. we don't have to worry about a windchill. in terms of cloud cover, we have a sunny morning, from noon to 1:00 p.m. we'll see clouds welling up from the south. as we move through the rest of the afternoon up until 6:00 p.m. the clouds get thicker. there may be late in the afternoon showers pushing into south jersey and delaware trying to make a run at philadelphia. as we advance in the evening hours we might get rain to the north and cesily tynan will be on "action news" to show you what's going on with that. over the next 12 hours, it gelts milder, we're cold through 8:00 a.m. and low 30s.
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by 10:00 a.m., 47. noon, 5. 3:00 p.m., that's the high, 62 nice for this time of the year and mostly cloudy skies. 5:00 p.m., 56 with sprinkles and showers building from the south. high temperatures across the region, similar, 61 in allentown and 60 in cape may. it will be on the mild side. overnight tonight, starting at midnight tonight you can see the rain showers continuing to push up from the south. it does look like we're in and out of the rain drops overnight straight into 5:00 a.m. in the morning. when we're on the air tomorrow we'll have something to show you on radar. by the end of rush hour most of the region on the wet side. early in the afternoon we expect the rain to push to the north, although it should stay failure cloudy behind the rain. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 62 degrees, sun giving way to clouds and rain holding off until later only tonight for most of the area. tomorrow, rain to start and cooler tomorrow, 56.
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nice stretch of weather after that. wednesday, 60. thursday, 61. friday, 64 degrees. as we head into the weekend another 64 on saturday. that's a stretch of four really nice days in a row. sunday the clouds get thicker, depending on the track of the next system we could see rain, looks like we're cooler on sunday. overall a nice seven-day forecast, though. be careful of the rain when it comes in tonight and tomorrow. a lot of wet leaves around. >> 5:39 coming up president obama takes off for his final foreign trip and authorities describe the shooting of a california deputy as an execution. a freight train derails leaving cars across the tracks. new video shows the mangled mess. >> reporter: this is the schuylkill expressway approaching belmont. we'll take you live to exton, chester county coming up.
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>> line from moon struck. step outside with a cup of
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coffee and look at the beautiful moon. >> i like the children's book, good night moon, simple and short. >> reporter: you only like to read the short ones? >> with the pictures, very nice. >> reporter: if you're taking a look at the moon and about to hit the roads, this is route 100 at commerce drive coming up from phoenixville and chester springs. light volume this morning. tacony-palmyra we have a bridge opening at 6:00 a.m. another 15 minutes. watch for that on the tacony-palmyra head to the ben franklin bridge instead. live in new jersey, 42, if you're coming up from gloucester county, if you're in deptford or turnersville my old stomping ground about to hit 42. a little bit more volume than a few minutes ago but not too
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heavy. we have the waze app member of the 6abc team talking about an accident on 202 southbound near chester brook. watch for restrictions in that area. cold, 37 in quakertown. 28 in coatsville, 27 in oxford. 31 in kennett square. 37 in saint davids and center city. 37 in detective it town. cold -- levittown. cold in new jersey, 20s in browns mill and hammonton. glassboro, 28 degrees rowan university. 33 in dover. >> crews have been working all weekend to clear the tracks after a train derailment in kentucky. csx train heading from birmingham, alabama to toledo ohio derailed. 22 cars left the tracks. investigators say most of the train cars were empty. a california police officer was murdered in a violent bloody
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way yesterday and the man accused of killing him execution style is in custody. officer arrested david muchatto yesterday. he was accused of shooting the deputy at pointblank range outside the city of houston while checking on a suspicious van. investigators say he shot him. >> we know for a fact that the gun usedny crime was in -- used in this crime was in direct contact with his head when the trigger was pulled twice. this is an execution. >> wallace is 5th officer in california california to die in the line of duty in several weeks. president obama will make his first visit to greece while in the white house and then to
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peru. he will insure us allies of the foreign policy once the trump administration takes over. >> a sky blue diamond is going up for auction. find out how much it is expected to fetch. >> reporter: we're going to be in the low to mid 30s, not a lot wind out there. some suburbs cooler than that. put extra gear on the kids. i'll have the future tracker 6 forecast, thinks get better later in the day.
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christmas tree will arrive at philadelphia city hall. it will make its way up broad street to market street this morning. workers began building the base of the christmas tree last week.
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the tree lighting is set for saturday, november 26. >> it's nice to see the area around city hall a buzz with so much going on. dilworth park, ice skating and the tree. this is 202 southbound approaching 252, you see the crews on the scene with the accident, it's a single vehicle that spun out over there. the right lane is blocked, police are on the scene. looks like a tow truck on the scene already, as well. penndot blocking the right lane 202 southbound approaching 252, watch for that accident scene. meanwhile, on the majors no problems on i-95 the schuylkill expressway a nice and easy ride. no delays on 42 either. looking at mass transit, septa regional rails, buses patco high speed line everything is on time. >> reporter: it's time to think about busting out the winter coat. we're below freezing in allentown and reading and lancaster. 29 and 30 there.
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36 in trenton. 32 in wilmington. 37 in philadelphia. 27 not too far away in rural south jersey near millville. as we go through the day it will get milder, 36 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 47 by 10:00 a.m. 55 by noon, not a lot of wind today and 62 is the high. you'll see how clouds get thicker starting around lunch time and extending into the afternoon. 6:00 p.m., we're down to 54 a little cooler and later in the evening hours there's rain coming up from the south. looking ahead to the forward forecast, we'll get up to 60 this afternoon after a start in the 30s. overnight it doesn't get as cool and tomorrow morning we'll be in the 40s. there's the rain that comes in during the evening hours and extending into tomorrow morning. i'll have more on that on future tracker 6 in the next half-hour. matt, dry and sunny to start out. >> you can watch the rain move in by going to looking at storm tracker 6 live radar. wildfires burning in north
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carolina continue to spread this morning. firefighters are trying to protect homes near the largest blaze around lake lure. investigators are looking into whether it was set intentionally. a rare gem is hitting the market, just in time for the holiday for the super rich. a sky blue diamond could get up to $28 million. it is the largest known sky blue dollars. second alarmers association is celebrating with a party in northeast philadelphia. they provide hot beverages and food and other services to emergency personnel at fires and other disasters. holy family school in phoenixville is celebrating blue ribbon of excellence school of
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distinction. parents and others gathered for a special mass at saint anne's chapel. music world loses a top artist. he gets a lot of compliments.
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he wears his army hat, walks around with his army shirt looking all nice. and then people just say, "thank you for serving our country" and i'm like, that's my dad. male vo: no one deserves a warmer welcome home. that's why we're hiring 10,000 members of the military community by the end of 2017. i'm very proud of him. male vo: comcast.
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live look, the view over center city. we're talking about the supermoon a lot this morning, we have not seen one in 48 years, you have 20, 25 minutes before it disappearance as the sun comes up. it is an unusually large moon closer than usual. step outside with your coffee and take a look at it. >> reporter: two sheriff's deputy in north carolina had to fight off a man who got a hold of their baton and started beating them. the confrontation happened on a highway in south carolina. >> the guy was combative reaching for weapons and everything else. we took necessary measures to make sure officers were safe. >> the suspect died at the hospital.
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one officer deployed a taser no gunshots were fired. the cause of death is under investigation. officers are in fair condition with head injuries. leon russell has died. he passed away in his sleep in nashville. he suffered a heart attack postponing 28 concerts. he played backup for joe cocker and bob dylan and the beach boys. he was named to the hall of fame in 2011 and recorded 430 songs. >> semifinals started tonight in the "dancing with the stars." the first round couple must perform an unlearned dance routine. five celebrities remain, the increasingly stiff competition resumes tonight at 8:00 p.m. on 6abc. a big celebration was held for a beloved pastor in spring garden section.
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william j. shaw was honored for providing over the baptist church for 60 years. hundreds turned out to honor him. people gathered in north if he would to help young shelter animals. friends giving dinner on north ran dove street. people brought their own food and plates and utensils. the money raised will go to sick or injured animals at the spca. >> if you need to book a thanksgiving flight there's a good chance you might get one for cheap. donald trump sits down for his post election interview and sends a message to the people who are protesting his presidency.
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6:00 a.m. on this monday, november 14, here's what's happening. >> police make arrests in connection with a violent teen flash mob in center city that left 6 people injured. police are looking for the armed robbers who burst into a university city restaurant. >> carson wentz gets his first win since two losses at link financial field. >> let's geoff -- go over 0 to david murphy with weather and karen rogers has traffic. >> reporter: we'll have sunshine early and you can


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