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>> good good morning everyone, 4:30 a.m., monday, june 5. >> a philadelphia home is invaded a man inside is shot to death. bill cosby's sexual assault trial starts this monday in montgomery county. london mourns the dead from the weekend terror attack. we're hearing from those who saw it all and survived. >> we're tracking rain, let's turn to david murphy and karen rogers good morning. >> reporter: a couple of thunderstorms to the east of us, they are pulling away, a few
speckles of light precipitation, most of you will enjoy a dry commute. at times you'll get a drizzle drop on the windshield or a light shower out there. as we look at cloud cover wide on satellite, you can see it out to the west. we'll see sunny breaks and occasionally a shower or late-day thunderstorm is possible. 66 degrees is the current temperature in philadelphia. 59 in allentown. as you go south we're in the low 70s in a couple of spots and close to that down the shore. 66 degrees by 7:00 a.m. noon, 77. 3:00 p.m., 79 there's a chance of a spotty shower popping up through the morning. as we get past 2, 3, 4:00 p.m. there is a gusty thunderstorm mixing. we stay unsettled for the next several days with showers around, check out pollen very low there's one advance we have when we get rain in the picture.
karen, i'll map out the seven-day forecast and tell you what's going to happen with the thunderstorms later on that's coming up. >> reporter: we have a sprinkle or two in spots. this is the schuylkill expressway approaching spring garden heading toward center city no problems there. route 30 right now we have construction blocking one lane as you're traveling northbound on 202 you're dealing with the construction crews out there right now. no construction crews on the vine street expressway, westbound, eastbound all lanes open moving nicely with no problems this morning. on the northeast extension we have crews in both directions. this is between quakertown and lansdale in each direction blocking one lane. you see the green traffic flow not causing problems. 42 northbound traffic moving toward the walt whitman bridge no big issues, matt and tam. thank you, karen. breaking right now, a man
is shot dead during a home invasion, a intruders kicked in the back door and fired off 11 shots while the victim was on the couch. the house is on the 6500 block of north 16th street in the west oak lane section. the 29-year-old victim was shot at pointblank range skidding on the couch, his grandmother was upstairs at the time. fortunately we did find private surveillance cameras in the neighborhood that did possibly captured shooters leaving the scene. "action news" is on the scene looking for more information. look for a live report on "action news" later this morning. police say a man escaped in bucks county taking off between lower state road in doylestown. a reverse 911 call went out for
residents in warrington and chalfonte telling residents to stay in their homes. we're trying to find out if the order is in place and what the prisoner was held for. this is the search area -- that's where the transport was taking place in doylestown, but again, the search taking place in chalfonte and warrington townships. when we get information we'll pass it along, we do not know if the inmate is in custody. anyone with information about the inmate's whereabouts is urge to call 911. >> happening today, bill cosby goes on trial tore abdomin alleged sexual attack. andrea constan cosby's accuser is expected to have her say on the stand offering up a different entertainer beloved by generations as a funny tv dad. katherine scott is live in norristown with a preview.
it's going to be a busy morning, katherine. >> reporter: it is, tam, after a year and half of pretrial hearings opening statements are set to begin montgomery county courthouse, you mentioned how busy it is going to be, there's fencing set up outside the courthouse trying to keep order given the this morning of reporters and spectators expected today. over the course of the last 18 months, bill cosby and his defense team have tried multiple times to get the case thrown out, but the bid to do so has been unsuccessful. cosby who will be 80 next month is accused of drugging and sexually abusing andrea constan at his home in 2004. constan sued cosby for sexual
battery. dozens of new accusers came forward, months later a federal judge granted an associated press request to unseal the confidential deposition. constan and one other accusers among those expected to take the stands. cosby is not expected to testify, although the jury will here the deposition in the 2005 lawsuit. cosby's case was part of the race for district. the jury will be sequestered throughout the trial. "action news" will be inside to bring you all the latest details throughout the trial. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> happening today, two teens will be sentenced for their
roles in the death of a classmate in delaware. 16-year-old amy joyner-francis died last year after being attacked in a bathroom she had an unknown heart condition. a 17-year-old was convicted of homicide, a second teen was found guilt of conspiracy, a judge acquitted the thirteen. we have more information on the most recent london terror attack. police raided two homes rounding up two more suspects, in addition to taking possible accomplices into custody. isis said the three men who went on a rampage on london bridge were fighting on the terror network's behalf. seven people were killed, a vigil is set today to remember the seven people who died and pray for the dozens of survivors many critically injured. we're hearing from the people who saw the horror up close. >> he said this is for allah,
he stabbed her everywhere. >> one meter away, i'm so grateful, so thankful. >> president trump called the london attackers vial enemies. >> this bloodshed must end, this bloodshed will end. >> british prime minister, teresa may said britain is too tolerant of extremism, she proposes to regulate internet sites to crackdown on terrorism. thousands attended the concert to honor the victims of the terror attack in manchester. ♪ ariana grande hosts last night's concert nearly two weeks after 22 people and dozens of others were injured leaving her
concert. during last night's performance she praised the crowd for their bravery in being there. >> 439 is the time. next on "action news," the horse rescue on a california mountain side how the animal ended up there. history is made in yellowstone national park it was a climb for the record book. >> reporter: and no shirt, too. in the 60s this morning, a couple of you experiencing drizzle and light shower, climbing up close to 70 by 8:00. if you're dressing the kids, probably not a big need for a heavy jacket this morning, very few will need an umbrella. this afternoon that could change with a spotty shower or thunderstorm. that will be coming up in the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast. i lost my sight
everyone. it is the commodore barry bridge live on sky6 live hd as many children heading off to school for what maybe one of their final weeks of the school year. summer right around the corner. it's coming. >> you can tell they are ready. i'm ready at my house. >> reporter: i'm ready, i don't have kids, i have college killed. storm tracker 6 live showing we are ready to get out there on the highways and byways, as we go into the northern and western suburbs there's a sprinkle popping in around green lane. you can see the view dancing around there. wide view we're dry across the region. there's a light shower in burlington county. thunderstorms off over long island and pushing away from us, as you can see. heading outside on sky6 live hd we have center city there, and boy, it's looking like christmas, city hall, all the lights in the trees, very, very pretty. a nice morning to start out.
the temperature 66 degrees, a couple of you dealing with a sprinkle or light shower, not a big deal. winds running north/northeast very calm in philadelphia. future tracker 6 shows you during the morning hours there's not a lot of precipitation around. a sprinkle here and there. a sunny break at times. on the sky 6 camera over the commodore barry bridge we showed you a couple of breaks. by 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. we're on the look out for two items, first heavy showers that may clip the south jersey shore and the southern delmarva. the second batch is a line of thunderstorms off to the north and west, that could pop in through areas like the lehigh valley and berks county. future tracker 6 by 8:00, has this coming down from northern trenton and bucks and montco and south of reading, it falls a part later in the evening with a heavy shower developing down the shore. not a washout, but at times a
sprinkle in the morning and afternoon and thunderstorms late. in terms of the severe storms storm prediction center has a chance of isolated strong thunderstorm in lehigh valley and reading. 65 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 75 by 10:00 a.m. 77 noon noon that's the high. we're going for the 70s today. 77 in allentown. 79 in reading. 78 in wilmington. 77 in millville. down the shore low 70s, mostly cloudy skies and sunny breaks and occasional shower or thunderstorm. tomorrow you see more of the same, cloudy skies a couple of sprinkles and showers in the morning hours, maybe a scattered showers or thunderstorm in the afternoon as we have an unsettled pattern that continues straight through tuesday, maybe wednesday with more of the stuff and i can't rule out an isolated
shower later this week. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, clouds and spotty shower or thunderstorm. a warm high of 79 degrees. if you're in the northern or western suburbs look out for a strong storm late in the day or evening. tuesday, cooler, 68 degrees, showers around maybe a rumble of thunder. wednesday mostly cloudy a couple of more showers possible cooler high of 65. 67 on thursday, clouds an sun, can't rule out a lingering shower there, finally on friday we break through to the other side milder and nicer mild high of 75. just in time for the weekend we warm up, 80 degrees, clouds and sun on sunday, 86. may be more humid on sunday. >> climbing up there. a driver slammed into a philadelphia water department truck on the roosevelt boulevard, investigators say the driver lost control near 5th street in feltonville section at 1:30 a.m. it struck the water department
truck and another vehicle and stopped a few blocks away. philadelphia are investigating an unusual double murder. a passer by found a man and woman shot to death on sydney street in east mount airy yesterday. the 23-year-old man and 21-year-old woman were shot in the back of the head from the back of the car. the woman who found the victims said she did not recognize them from the neighborhood. >> they were clearly dead. >> call police if you have any information. this is new crews rescued a horse from a mountain side in california. first responders needed a harness to lift the horse from the slope. the owner called the vet to tranquilize the horse to be hauled away by helicopter. the 11-year-old horse is expected to make a full
franklin bridge. we're seeing light volume on the ben. westbound traffic just a few people up and into the city. no problems between the tolls and 8ing and vine. it's a little bit damp here and there. 130 between 322 and route 44 in logan township. we're watching for one lane of construction blocking each direction. i have crews working in new jersey on route 130. there's i-95 which is no stream apparently. this is 202 northbound at route 30. we have construction crews out here, as well. watch for that one. they are blocking a lane. here's a live look, that's 42 northbound traffic coming up from deptford or turnersville if you're heading to the walt whitman bridge, no problems at this point. expect once in a while the windshield wipers are going. >> an elite rock climber is the first to reach el captain without ropes or safety gear.
the 31-year-old completed a free solo climb to the top of the massive granite wall in nearly four hours on saturday. now for the first look the at business, uber faces heat on social media in the hours after the london terror attack. some people complained they took too long to activate the surge price for people in london trying to get out and seek safety. the gm said pricing was halted after the incident. wall street rose on friday before the london attack. asian markets are mixed in the aftermath. investors waiting for the outcome of the british elections later this week. wonder woman was the winner at the box office taking in almost $101 million making it the highest grossing opening weekend for a blockbuster
directed by a woman. president trump is expected to announce today that he wants to privatize the nation's air traffic control system. he plans to hold multiple events throughout the week about the infrastructure reform. former fbi director james comey is set to testify on capitol hill on thursday about aspects of the russia probe that has plagued the white house. more than a dozen people were arrested as several thousands took part in dueling protests one side support of president trump and free speech, on the other side people rallied against immigrants rights and trump immigration policy. police confiscated several weapons including a knife and sticks. a bear is on the move in bucks county. find out how animal control had the cornered and decided not to
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officer was critically injured after being dragged by a car for more than two city blocks. the officer fired two shots before freeing himself from the vehicle. he was questioning the driver about nearby gunshots before the driver took off. a 15-year-old inside the vehicle was shot in the face. investors think the teen was hit by an officer's bullet. he is considered a suspect in the case and is in critical
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5:00 a.m., monday, june 5. >> we're following breaking news, intruders kick open the back door of a philadelphia home firing bullets at a man inside to the point of overkill. bill cosby goes on trial in norristown with opening statements in his sex assault trial expected this morning. looking live through sky6 live hd at philadelphia international. accuweather is tracking a bit of showers and thunderstorms. >> let's finds occupant about that david murphy has accuweather and karen rogers has traffic. >> reporter: we have a batch of thunderstorms east of us pulling away from long island. even where you don't see green there could drizzle on your windshield. lots of clouds out to the west, maybe a sunny break or two today. eventually later today we'll be looking at the redevelopment of more