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see the outer rain band in florida pressing into inland locations for alabama and mississippi at this time. this continues to move northeast and in eye wall is brushing over mississippi as we speak. hurricane warnings for mississippi and alabama. a tropical storm warning for areas across coastal areas of louisiana. we look at the path and track with nate 35 miles per hour southwest of biloxi mississippi. this storm system accelerates sunday night and into early next week. with that, we have rain back home as well. we'll talk about what to expect sunday through monday, one to two inches of rain likely. locally, higher amounts and the heaviest amount west of the city. no creek and river flooding looking to be a concern at this time. we have more on that on the
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accuweather forecast. >> we continue with maggie ruely live in mobile, alabama. >> walter, it's been raining nearly nonstop as hurricane nate pounds the gulf coast. hurricane nate sweeping over louisiana, mississippi and alabama. waves and rain lashing the coastline. >> we are only in the outer bands of hurricane nate and already in gulf court mississippi, the waves are over the storm wall, one of the biggest concerns, a state of emergency and curfew in effect in towns and counties louisiana to florida. >> no one should take the storm lightly. it's proven deadly in honduras and nicaragua. the city lying below sea level
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and relying on pumps to avoid flooding. >> i put no faith at all in the pumps. i met with pump operators. they are in a good place working hard. >> they tied up boats all saturday. >> others not sure what to expect. >> we have tornadoes and you don't know when they pop up. >> the big concern here in mobile are storm surge along the port and tornadoes. we heard the siren at least once tonight. maggie ruely. walter? >> thank you for the report. keep a close eye on the forecast "6abc".com/weather to watch the seven day and the path of hurricane nate. >> vice president mike pence traveled to las vegas today to
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attend a prayer service honoring the 58 victims of last weekend's shooting. he stopped to remember those gunned down at the concert there. he says people can find hope in the stories of many that risked their lives that night. 58 doves were released in the honor of the victims. coming up in the next half hour the latest on the investigation and new information on what may have been behind the gunman's rampage. >> tonight's mass was dedicated to the victims and their families. they took time to call for an end to gun violence. annie mccormick is here at the cathedral. >> much of the focus is on the victims in las vegas. >> inside the basilica of st. peter and paul, the victims of the ma massacre are on
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parishioner's minds. 58 candles in memory of those that died. >> all of those injured and all of those affected by the tragedy. >> father dennis gill stressed the importance of reminding the public not to become immune to the tragedies. >> we as a church have an obligation to make the opportunity available so we don't forget god doesn't want this. this is not his plan. >> it's definitely something that is fresh. >> tonight, many say they have been searching for comfort all week. >> it was horrendous. these are ways we can cope with stuff like this. >> i think it's wonderful how the priest is talking about it, and letting everyone express their feelings about it in mass.
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>> having a play to go to give you solace, that everyone can come together. the laws need to change in order for something to be better. >> there is a special rosary set at 7:00 with a special intention for the victims. there will be a focus on them sunday morning mass as well. annie mccormick, channel6 "action news." >> we have an update on a car crash that injured 11 people outside of a major tourist attraction in london. officials say it was not an act of terrorism. it happened outside the natural history museum when a car drove on to the pavement and into a group of pedestrians. sheriffs a massive response by police including helicopters and hazmat. no word tonight why he lost control. >> police in philadelphia are trying to track down a gunman
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that shot a woman at a hold up at the fredry grocery. the victim was shot in the neck and arm. she's in stable condition tonight. coming up in the next half hour we hear from two of the victim's friends that arrived in time of save her lifeful to the new jersey news, room, police say the body of 79-year-old martha hesse was discovered near the senior community where she lived. she was reported missing thursday by her husband. dozens of people scoured the area. this morning search crews found her body near york town boulevard. an autopsy will determine the cause of death. a street in philadelphia has been renamed to remember one long time public servant.
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the anna verna way, verna the first city council president holding the post 1999 to 2011. >> spectacular pieces of glass art were auctioned off in center city. all proceeds support lmm education and outreach programs. much more to come, president trump tackled a wide range of topics including north korea, healthcare and allegations against a famous movie producer. a rapper has been arrested for rape. the victim said it happened on the performer's tour bus. >> and the eagles take on the cardinals. jeff skversky has a preview when "action news" comes right back. ♪ ♪
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>> president trump hosting a bi-partisan plan to hold for a year or two. then the conversation turned to the president's cryptic comments about the calm before the storm. he refused to elaborate. this morning the president
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tweeted about north korea saying only one thing will work. here's what he had to say about that. >> what's the one thing that will work with north korea? >> you will figure that out pretty soon. >> as far as rex tillerson, the president would like him to be tougher but insists they have a good working relationship. the president weighed in on movie mogul harvey weinstein saying he's not surprised. attorney bloom says she won't represent weinstein. he has taken a leave from the company he cofounded with a investigation under way. the rapper nelly is accused of raping a woman in washington state this morning. he was arrested at 4:30 and released without being charged
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four hours later. nelly tweeted this afternoon that he is innocent and confident he will be cleared. >> tonight's show will go on as scheduled. >> natural fire prevention week kicked off today in philadelphia. the mayor was at the tustin playground in the overbrook section. they spoke about the importance of fireproofing their home and being prepared in case of a fire. >> rain on the way for the end of the weekend. a live look at sky 6. a gorgeous shot over center city. melissa magee has the exclusive accuweather forecast when "action news" comes right back. ♪ ♪
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>> we continue following our big story tonight hurricane nate making landfall as a category one a few hours ago. this is a live picture from biloxi, mississippi where you see the winds kicking water on to the street. mandatory curfews are ordered in several cities in the storm's path. with that said time for a check of the forecast with meteorologist melissa magee. we see remnants of that. >> that's right, tonight and tomorrow night.
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the action cam was outside earlier tonight. you can see we have partly cloudy skies earlier today. it will turn cloudy throughout the rest of the night. sky 6 live looking at the skyline. it's calm across the region and mild as well. temperatures today, 10 to 15-degrees above average. still in philadelphia we are holding at 75. 74 in allentown. same in lancaster at the coast in beach haven, 71. during the oafnlt hours, temperatures for the most part holding steady in the middle and lower 70s in philadelphia. action radar showing we are tracking changes on the way. clouds are starting to build and thicken because of a cold front out of the midwest to the great
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lakes, heading our way into early sunday morning tracking tropical moisture from nate sunday night into early next week. the rest of the night, clouds, humid for the month of october. we drop to 65 in the suburbs and 70 in philadelphia for the overnight low. tropical humidity on the way. a one/two punch from mother nature. we have the moisture from what will be left over from nate working into the mid atlantic region sunday night. here's the latest with the storm, a category one hurricane, maximum sustained winds 85 miles per hour with landfall in the southeastern coast of louisiana and a second landfall likely on the coastal section of mississippi overnight 1:00 a.m.
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eastern time. right now, 35 miles per hour to the southwest of biloxi, mississippi. then a fast acceleration of the storm. then a remnant low of pressure across the region. with the track, there could be heavy prescription across the area. future tracker, 7:00 tomorrow morning, showers on the way with the cold front from the east direction. overnight sunday into monday, we have moisture that moves in and picks up intensity from the remnant low of nate getting here by monday afternoon. the heaviest now looks like the precipitation is north and west of the i-95 corridor. the eagles take on the cardinals. a couple of showers could be likely for the game.
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seven-day forecast, mostly cloudy tomorrow, high of 80. columbus day, humid with moisture and high temperature of 78. a high of 83. wednesday, not as warm. it's a high of 76. cooler on thursday, feeling like fall by then, highest is 71. 72 on friday. clouds and showers possible next saturday with a high of 76. >> thank you, melissa. dozens of people with cancer were lighting the way for a cure. they began a two mile walk lit with the help of lanterns, the fundraiser organized by the leukemia and lymphoma societies. >> it was a great night at the park. people stroll through a trail illuminated by more than 5,000
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hand carved pumpkins. the event runs through october 29th. >> up next on "action news," jeff skversky has a preview of tomorrow's eagle-cardinal match up. we'll be right back. ♪ ♪
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before, haven't we? eagles in first place on top of the conference, but it's early. even coach pederson admits they are by no means a perfect 3-1. pederson talked to his players about staying hungry and senses a more mature team. >> we are 3-1. we have not played the best ball offensively. that makes you feel good in a way to know i haven't done what i'm capable of. >> 3-1 doesn't mean anything. we have the opportunity to win another game at home. that's what we have to focus on. >> eagles cardinals tomorrow at 1:00. >> the road trip continues
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tonight. flyers are in anaheim where they have not won a game in regulation in 11 years. the flyers have struggled over the years against the ducks. how about that start? rooky nolan patrick setting this one up. 1-0 flyers. flyers give it back. minute later, brian elliot to antoine h tied at one. jake voracek flies in, behind his back, flyers take the 2-1 lead. that's where we are now to start the third period. >> if you are going to beat penn state, you can't let saquon barkley beat you. it doesn't work. not even silencing saquon barkley can stop penn state.
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50 straight passes. tommy stephens the back up quarterback. second half, barkley gets going, 53-yard touchdown run, 13th straight game with a touchdown for barkley. penn state wins 31-7, 6-0 for the first time in nine years. barkley didn't complain once about his carry. >> he's an unselfish guy that gets the big picture in a circumstance most guys wouldn't. a lot of attention on saquon barkley right now. saquon barkley's attention is on the team. >> that's 6-0 ranked penn state heading to the by week. we head to the break. when we come back, temple on the road and we have college football to get to next. ♪
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ask us how specifi can help you reach your potential. >> temple, they had a tough start to the season. they have been blown out, embarrassed in games and today, temple dominates, looking like kings. they are invading east carolina territory all day. logan to adonis. watch out for the bush. career high 321-yards, right on to isaiah. temple wins, 34-10. it's their first conference win. villanova check out the turnovers. 99-yards, this is only done two other times in college football history, nova with the 31-0 victory. delaware to stoney bark. second half, turns it around.
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forces the fumble. malcolm brown returns it, 45-yards to the half. 24-20 stony brook. >> lots of presence. see if the eagles can do it again tomorrow. >> much more "action news" coming up. sweet 4k tv, mr. peterson. thanks. pretty psyched. did you get fios too? no. mr. peterson, fios is a 100% fiber optic-network. what does that mean? think about it. if you got an awesome new car you'd put the best gas in it, right. so why hook up your awesome technology to anything other than a fiber-optic network? i got to go. peterson. peterson's wife.
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>> saturday night, i'm walter perez. we have an investigation into the deadliest mass shooting in american history. >> a local community is coming together to help teachers contending with mold in the classroom. a touching tribute to the late tom petty. thousands of people join together to sing one of his most popular songs. first, police are looking for a man that shot a woman at a grocery store robbery. >> today we talked to sandy smith and britney dunbar. consider them heros. around 8:30 last night, their close friend was viciously shot
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by a robber. she was hit in the neck and arm. they took us through the terrifying event. >> i heard one of the neighbors run out of the store saying call 911. mommy was hanging over the counter. >> mommy was the victim's nickname. >> mommy was barely conscious. >> we asked her, did someone shoot you? she shook her head yes. >> we plugged the holes and waited for the ambulance to come. >> it was for the love of this neighborhood she chose this location for the store. >> she didn't deserve this. nobody deserves that, but me hef all of the people in the neighborhood, that will go out of her way for u.
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>> whoever did it didn't know her. >> everyone hopes he's caught quick. >> has to be a sick person to do that. i love her. she has to get better. >> we can report that the victim is in stable condition. bob brook, "action news." >> new information into the mass shooting in las vegas. sources tell abc news that investigators believe stephen paddock was mentally ill, a person disconnected with little human contact. >> a gathering for healing in the city scared by violence. >> we want to show them support and let

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