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a woman found dead in a bathtub, what clues led tell to believe she may have known her killer. >> delays at the airport, has nothing to do with long security lines, another line forming outside that might cause little chaos, we'll tell how is gathering to make a statement. should abortion be pun thirds. >> conservative republicans would same, yes, they should be punished. >> how about you? >> controversy this morning, over comments donald trump made about abortion. what else he said that's sparking outrage from both sides of the aisle. >> good day everybody, it is thursday, march 31, 2016. the last day of the month. >> let's get rid of march. let's bring in april, sue serio, because that means the beginning officially of --
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>> april showers. >> baseball time. >> it all depends on your point of view, doesn't it? yes, we've got, oh, my hair is little messed up, we have a look at ultimate doppler radar, and i think that we will end upgoing out like a lamb. only because the rain not expected to arrive perhaps for some of us after midnight tonight. we'll check the fox future cast in a moment. here's what's going on right now, it is dry, not as clear as it was last night, we've got southerly wind, so it is not as cold as it was when we were here at this time yesterday. 51 degrees, little better than the temps in the 30's, 40's, and south-southwest 8 miles an hour, and no windchill to speak of this morning. we have 48 degrees in allentown, 43 mount pocono, still chilly, still jacket weather out there this morning, but not as cold as those windchills, some of them, in the 20's, at this time yesterday. so, 40's, 50's, winds are picking up, and winds will be
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perhaps an issue little later on today. so we have 8-mile per hour winds and they're coming out of the south. that's why we're predicting warmer temperatures today. there is 23-mile per hour wind gust in lancaster, and 18-mile per hour gust in wildwood this morning. so, we will have some sunshine today. it will cloud up by the end of the afternoon as we get ready for the rain, 75 degrees, our high temperature, that's right, we said 75 degrees for today. but don't get used to it, we will tell you how cold it get over the weaken coming up in just a few minutes, it is thursday morning let's say hi to bob kelly. >> good morning, 4:02, and we are up and adam thursday morning. still got the work crews out here along 422, this is on the westbound side headed out near the saint gabrielle's curve, saint gab's of course here the reason for that, right in the background behind me here. no big delays. just be ready to hit the brakes when the construction crews are still out there.
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coming in from new jersey on the 42 freeway, kind of light so far this morning, again, you still have the work crews out there along 295, 42, right at the bellmawr interchange. do have accident northbound on the northeast extension, right at the allentown interchange. so be careful there. coming in on the schuylkill, no problems at all at the moment. eastbound looking good. south on i-95, no problems from woodhaven into center city. couple of different work zone crews, the betsy ross, crew out near route 413. but again, everything is open, just matter of riding the brakes and knocking the speeds down as the crews are working, westbound on the schuylkill, there is the crew working on the ramp, off ramp to passyunk avenue into south philly, and up in warrington, again, closure county line road over the bridge therefore little neshaminy creek. broad street subway, market frankford line uses buses until 5:00 otherwise no delays on mass transit. chris, lauren, back to you. >> delaware county woman found brutally murdered lying in her bathtub. >> this morning detective
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believe she may have known her killer. dave kinchen on this one in upper darby. good morning, dave. >> good morning to you. police are looking for the kill he at this hour right now after the victim's body was found inside a gory crime scene. upper darby police say they were called to the new orleans park amounts on south avenue just before 5:00 p.m. wednesday. it is where friends had found the body of 36 year old woman dead in her apartment. police have identified her as marquis a benson. investigators say her place was ransacked with the bloody scene inside, and neighbors of course were stunned by the news while detective probed the scene. >> inside the apartment is the body of a 36 year old female naked laying in the tub apparently preliminarilly looks like she was strangled to death. it looks like she may have known her murderer, because no sign after forced entry, and the doors locked from behind
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when probably the murderer left. and there is only one way in, one way out, through the front door. >> i hope they find who ever is responsible and i hope they pay. i hope justice is served. >> well, police tell us, benson's body was kiss covered when two of her co-workers at chester meat packing company went to her apartment after she did not show up for work. police are continuing to do interviews and check the overall scene for any kind of clue. but the search for the killer continues at this early hour. back to you. >> all right, so sad. dave kinchen, thanks so much. if you are headed to the airport this morning brace yourself, long lines, little longer than usual. >> here's why. workers at philadelphia international airport are now on strike. jennifer joyce now with how this will affect travelers t can't be good, jennifer. >> reporter: no, we've covered this type of strike before. in the past we've been hearing that there really wouldn't be much of a delay. wait to go hear from american airlines this morning to see
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if that situation has changed, but union workers, again, have gone on strike before t seems like never ending battle for compliance of fair treatment and fair pay, according to the union itself. we have some video from previous strike here at philadelphia international airport. these are contracted workers, employed by prime flight, provides american airlines with employees who handle bags, and how passengers in wheelchairs get around the airport, employees of brought prime flight and motorcycle begin security striking over unfair labor practices by their employers. concerns over health and safety and their employers failure to pay everyone the new minimum wage of $12 an hour and fully abide by the sick day law. workers began going on strike last night at 9:00 p.m. they say their strike was delayed a week because of the tragedy in brussels. when emergency situations like that occur at airports, these workers claim they become first responders in a way trying to get disable passengers to safety, and they want to be fairly compensated and adequately trained to do the job, or else they say,
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passenger safety, could be at risk. the strike this morning will begin at 7:00. we are expect to go see several workers out here possibly couple of elected officials who want to support the fair treatment of these workers, lauren, chris? >> we'll wait and see what happens, jenny joyce, thanks so much. life saving moment inside septa race vine subway station, we have the video. >> so police say the man sitting on a bench texting his family telling them he's going to jump in front after train. fast forward. woman appears, that's his wife, a struggle quickly ensues. then a good samaritan, calvin wilson, intervenes, keeping the man from jumping onto those tracks, he keeps the man right there, safe, until police arrive. >> and i went over there, i had to talk, try to talk to him while i was wrestling with him, saying waist going none your life, come on, talk to me. i felt happy that you know i helped him, i feel kind of sad for her, because i know she
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got to go through a lot with him. >> septa says other riders use the emergency yellow boxes to call for help. and you can hear more on what happened later on good day when we talk to that good samaritan, right here, live in our studio. >> can't wait to hear from him. philadelphia school district confirms to fox 29 the district's long-time director of athletics was removed from his job late yesterday. robert coleman worked at district headquarters on broad street. district spokesman says it is a personnel matter, that's all they're saying, sources indicate the inspector general is investigating, so far no charges have been filed. >> 4:08. outrage from both sides of abortion debate overcome end from presidential candidate. yes, from donald trump, who else. >> should abortion be pun thirds. >> well, people in certain part of the republican party and conservative republicans would say, yes, they should be published. >> what about you? >> i would say it is a very
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serious problem, and problem we have to decide on. it is very -- >> so you are -- >> are you going to say put them in jail? >> no, but i am asking you, because you say you want to ban t what's that mean. >> i am pro-life, yes. >> how do you ban abortion? how do you actually do it? >> you will go back to a position like they had where people will perhaps go to illegal places. >> yes. >> but do you have ban it. >> that was donald trump of course during town hall with msnbc chris matthews, his answer even even alarmed pro-lie groups such as the march for life. group posted on twitter, quote, no pro-life err would ever want to pun airasia woman who has chose answer bore sean. now, this is against the very nature of what we are about. end quote. trump's campaign later said trump believes abortion providers should be punished. trump's republican opponents pounced on this, suggesting trump was out of touch. in fact, texas senator ted cruz said in a statement that once again donald trump has demonstrate that he hasn't
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seriously thought through the issues, and that he'll say anything just to get attention. ohio governor john kasich also slamming trump predicting trump wouldn't maintain his position a mid all of this controversy now that it has ensued, lauren? 4:10, six feet high, piles of trash making life tough for people in one neighborhood. but it is not even their mess. who is leaving it behind? >> empire returned last night with a bang. fans already looking for next week. a big hint about what's coming next on empire that you didn't see in the previews. who is getting taken down?
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>> welcome to thursday morning, let's see what's happening with our weather. there is the cold front we've been telling you about that would arrive late thursday into friday, looks like more friday-ish than thisi shall. nothing is happening precipitation wise here in the area right now. so let's get to the future cast. and here we are at 4:00 tomorrow morning, around this same time. and here is the rain. it is here. so it looks like we've got a rainy morning, un for the lip, it is on and offer, not constant. but there is the possibility after pop up thunderstorm. there is noon, still some rain around, then we get the back edge, the actual cold front coming through, about 4:00, 5:00 in the evening, 7:00 at the shore, by 9:00 the last little dribs and drabs, and by 1:00 in the morning it is out of here, then we get cooler saturday. but inbetween now and then we will have some mild temperatures, unusually mild,
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for this time of year. the thing; the temptation is to get used to it, now that we go back to saturday night into sunday morning, one more round of rain, with a stronger cold front. and the air behind this one is very chilly. and it will make a big change over the weekends. but for today, we're seeing winds come out of the southwest, and current temperatures southwest of us are in the 60s and 70s, we are in the 50's, right now, with 51 degrees. it is 49 in wilmington, 54 in wildwood, 43 in mount pocono. not talking about windchill any more, even though the wind speeds are starting to increase again, and in advance of the frontal system coming through we will see some pretty high wind today, 8 miles an hour, right now, in philadelphia, 14 miles an hour, in lancaster, also winds gust of 23, and 818-mile per hour gust report in the wildwood. checking yesterday's high temperature, we look at the little bit of roller coaster ride, it was again 59 degrees yesterday, but today, zooming up to 75, and then 76 degrees
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tomorrow. no fooling. then it is cooler with those nighttime showers on saturday. and look at the difference on sunday when temperatures do not get out of the 40's. we start off in the 30's on monday morning, and tuesday morning, and it is really cold on wednesday morning. we are covering into the 50's. so, here comes april, bob kelly, so changeable with our weather. >> exactly. good luck trying to get the kids to wear that jacket when we're dipping into the 30's there again. good morning, everybody, 4:15 on this thursday morning. crews are still out. left over from last night. here is a live look at the roosevelt boulevard coming southbound, right near fox street. only that far left lane open. so just be -- just watch the speeds, when you see the blinking lights ahead, the guys are out, there they are working from the overnight, they could be walking around, in that construction area, drop the speed, and stay away from the construction vehicles. a live look at the ben franklin, no problems at all coming into philly. work crews out along the northbound side of 95.
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if you are coming up from, same, delaware, headed into wilmington, they're northbound right at church man's road which is exit 4b. there is an accident northbound, on the northeast extension, north of the allentown interchange. >> thursday means breakfast, davio, center city, 17th street. breakfast is the new interview time. the new business meeting time. >> what time? >> whatever time you want to meet but i'll meet you over there 9:00 to 10:00 at davio. chance for to you pop in, have breakfast before you hit the office. and 2895 southbound, crews are still out, approaching the 42 freeway. that whole bellmawr interchange there. and then if you use the turnpike connector bridge, only two of the three lanes are open. this is a left over from that tractor-trailer accident and fire of two days ago. making repairs, hopefully by the end of the weekend things
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will be back to normal. no problems on the schuylkill, looking good on i-95, and no problems on mass transit. chris, lauren, back to you. >> bob, thanks so much. police, politicians and community leaders work to go ease the fears of center city resident on edge after two violent crimes. it was standing room only at presbyterian church where town hall meeting last night happened. neighbors say they've been nervous while out walking around the city in recent weeks. earlier this month a man stabbed in the rittenhouse square area. days later state scores justice david dougherty attack near city hall. worried resident want it see more police. >> i live in that area. and i virtually, there is no police presence. and they may be there but you don't see them. >> i try to be street smart, but i also then feel that it would be great tear have police presence. >> councilman johnson hosed last night's meeting, leaders of local nonprofits were on hand to give information about various city service he is.
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>> this man didn't get away with anything he tried to break an overbrook 7-eleven, so he came back ten days later tried it again. marble 12th caught him with a gun at the store on lebanon avenue. clerk ran to the back and called police. on march 23 police say the same guy came back, though this time he jumped the counter, and got away with cash. if you know who he is, you are asked to call police. >> 4:18. win for bill cosby this morning. a judge says bill cosby does not have to give more sworn testimony in a southern california woman's sexual battery lawsuit which gives the comedian time to resolve criminal case here in montgomery county. the los angeles judge ruled yesterday a temporary delay in the case is justified in a lawsuit by judy, who accuses cosby of forcing her to perform sex act on him way back in 1974 when she was 15 years old. cosby's lawyers ask for delay because the 78 year old charged with sex assault in montgomery county. that case is on hold while cosby appeals a ruling. charges filed in
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connection to a horse that authorities say shot more than 130 times with a paint ball gun. we told but this couple of weeks ago. well, authorities have charged philip price of rhode island who transported that lame horse to lancaster county with animal cruelty. prosecutors say price moved the horse without proper licenses and certificates, investigators still trying to figure out who shot the horse. >> people living on philadelphia's parkside are fighting to clean up enormous piles of trash, junk g up their neighborhood. first, authorities must track down the dumpsters responsible. look at the mountains of mess on marion avenue, near 51st street. huge heaps of garbage bags piled higher than 6 feet, stack along the sidewalk. people who live there complain the trash is not just an eyesore boding rut, city officials issued a ticket to one local businessman for commercial littering yesterday. but the owner tells fox 29, clearing away the trash is not his problem.
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>> when they see piles like this, they dump also, discusting because the city has places they can take it, but too lazy, and that's the problem, there is a lot of people just too lays toy do their responsibility and take it where it needs to be taken. >> several city agencies including the street department and licenses and inspections are working together to find those violators. authority say they'll be fined and forced to remove the garbage or pay for the clean up. >> looks like third world country. >> philadelphia mayor jim kenney hoping to unite the city through a soccer tournament, will hold unity cup this fall, more than 32 teams representing countries from all over the globe expected to participate. teams will play games throughout the city in september, and in october, with a championship game at citizens bank park, in november. should be fun. >> the flyers talking about fun, man, are they making this second half of the season great. their playoff push and the very good news from the wells fargo center, straight ahead. >> but first, your winning lottery numbers.
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>> good morning, i'm howards eskin, flyers playing the team in what they could play in the owning rounds oust if they make t going to the wells fargo center, all right, tide one-one.
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through the over time, into the shoot-out. sam began yeah with the shot, and score, one for five in shoot-out. flyers win it up two-point in the playoff. they win it two-one, villanova left yesterday afternoon for villanova campus, arrived last night in houston. they were greeted when they arrived by the military three days before they play oklahoma team they suffered their biggest lost from this season. but that was so earl knit season. phillies home from spring training, they arrived last night, after their final game in florida yesterday. they have three more exhibition games. they play in reading today. and philadelphia, those final two games, before the season starts for real. that will will start on monday in cincinnati. >> and villanova is a two-point favorite against oklahoma. that's your sport in a minute. i'm howard eskin. >> drama is back, returns in empire. fans want to know what happened next. we have a tease err, not a spoiler, about next week's episode.
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>> don't you spoil my thursday, lauren johnson, with any spoilers. >> i won't, okay. >> 4:25, peco helping us celebrate good day turning 20. the company using it scroll to wish a happy anniversary this week. how cool is that? good day is turning 20 tomorrow, april 1st, what a prepare re rat launch back 20 years ago, 1996. we want you to help us celebrate. come on down to fourth and market while dumping, pounding, driving rain, at fourth and market, we will have a kick off party. we will celebrate the whole month of april. also, mike and alex, did you hear about this? they'll go 20 straight hours friday starting at 1:00 in the afternoon, and big announcement tomorrow, as well, to celebrate all of how have been with us all this time. >> ♪
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>> a woman murdered and left inside her bathtub. police believe she may have known her killer. >> so we've all heard the saying, more money, more problems. the latest move by atlantic city officials to help solve the financial problems they're plagued with. >> seven strangers living in one house, yes, we know the phrase, now you'll get the chance to say it. how you can be a part of m
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tv's real world. >> real world still rolling after all these years. i think the receipt world came out what in the 90s originally. >> i don't know, but i don't want to live with seven strange nerves one house, i know that. >> that would be crazy. that's like -- playing commodore's for us, sue? >> ♪ >> yesterday, i said, chris, commodore's are coming to atlantic city may 21. >> yes. >> since then he's been obsessed, as you guys all know, he is on zested when music, now he is on the commodore's bandwagon. >> this is lionel's voice here. >> ♪ >> talking what, 1979, sue, what we said? >> don't let me interrupt. go ahead. >> ♪ i'm air singing. >> ♪ >> break up song. we don't want a sad song, the
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commodore's, 1979. >> are we sad to see march go away? >> probably not. because it means april, it means spring time. it means eventually some warmer weather. but the seven day forecast, today, yes, tomorrow, yes. seven day, not so much. it is dry right now, dow think we will get through the entire day today without any rain. but tomorrow is another story. so, let's enjoy the dry weather, the winds are getting gusty once again, but it is 51 degrees, that's little better than yesterday when we had windchills in the 20's, and 30's, sunrise time, 6:46. so checking other temperatures, 43 in mount pocono, 50 in reading and lancaster, 43 in trenton, 53 atlantic city, 54 in wildwood. still need sweater or jacket this morning, and you will be dealing with some breezes again today. but they would be warm, southerly breezes today, winds are in the teens, and the wind gusts are 23 miles an hour in lancaster right now. but we will keep an eye on,
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that as the breezes pick up, the temperatures goes up throughout the day, as the cloud cover takes over, it will be 75 degrees, sunset 7:25, don't get used to it, we will talk about when that winter chill returns in the seven day forecast, coming up. bob kelly? >> air conditioner just little bit in the car on the way home later on? >> maybe so. >> 4:31, good morning, everyone, bridesburg, i59 in the bridesburg section of the city right near the betsy ross bridge, the overnight crews, just pulled away. so we're open, up, ready for a morning rush hour, coming into downtown, no problems at all on the vine street expressway, the schuylkill, 95, again, all looking good, as we get started on this thursday. now, as far as mass transit goes, both the market frankford line and the broad street subway, using shuttle buses until 5:00 a.m. as they typically do, trains start to roll again at 5:00. some work crews out here in wilmington, heading north on 95, into wilmington. right at church man's road,
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that's exit number 4b. watch for some lane restrictions, there is an accident on the northeast extension, it is northbound, north of the allentown interchange. so you're okay up to allentown, once you pass that interchange, then you wind up hitting the brakes. also, a slow go on 295, as you head south into the 42 freeway, the active work zone there in bellmawr, again, those crews are out there until about 5:30 or so. and that tractor-trailer fire and accident, from couple every days ago, they are still making repairs and cleaning it up. if you are coming over the turnpike connector bridge, into pennsylvania, only two of the three lanes are open. and crews are still working west on the schuylkill, the off ramp here, to passyunk avenue. otherwise, mass transit, the airport, so far so good. chris, lauren, back over to you. >> horrifying scene when delaware county woman's beaten and strangled. >> this morning, her killer is still out there. let's go to dave kinchen live in upper darby the police department where the search is on for this killer. it is a gruesome crime scene
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we understand, dave? >> reporter: it really is. chris, good morning to you. police believe at this point it is possible that the victim new her killer, but the search continues for that killer after the victim's body was found inside a gory crime scene, upper darby police say they were called to the new orleans park amounts, on south avenue, just before 5:00 p.m. wednesday. and it is where friends had found the body of a 36 year old woman dead in her apartment. police have identified her as marquis a benson. now, investigators say her place was ransacked with the bloody scene inside and neighbors were stunned by the news as detective probed the scene. >> inside the apartment is the body of a 36 year old female naked laying in the tub apparently preliminarilly looks like she was strangled to death. >> i'm feeling really bad about the family, and the deceased. i don't know what happened or why it happened.
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looks like she may have known her murderer, because there is no sign after forced entry, and the doors locked from behind when probably the murderer left, and there is only one way in, one way out, through the front door. >> police tell us, benson's body was discovered when two of her co-workers at a chester meat parking facility went to her apartment because she didn't show up for work. police are continuing to do interviews and gather other evidence as they search for the suspect in this case. back to you. >> dave kinchen, live from upper darby, thank you. >> cash strapped, heading to fiscal cliff. yesterday government workers society dollars on plan to pay them every four weeks instead of every two weeks. this is all part of the plan to help avoid a city government shutdown, give lawmakers time to figure out long-term solution to that city's financial problems. >> 4:34, check out this skyfox video. this from a forest fire right here in atlantic county.
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here it is. well, let's go, we'll get to jennifer joyce in a minute on different story. see these flames blowing. this is in bass river, new jersey yesterday, from the air you can see the line of fire near the port republic exit ramp right off the garden state parkway. at last check crews had the fire about 75% contained. and they're quickly making progress. let's get back to jennifer joyce now. good morning, jen. >> reporter: good morning, chris. well, contracted workers here at the philadelphia international airport are on strike. it is not the first time this has happened. their fight for fair pay and practices continues. ♪
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>> workers at the philadelphia international airport hitting picket lines. >> gentlemen, they have laundry list of demands, jennifer joyce at the airport with more on. >> this jen, good morning. >> good morning, guys, well it, seems like this is a never-ending battle for fair treatment and fair pay. this is not the first time that the union has gone on strike, according to union itself, weaver some video after previous strike here at philadelphia international airport. these are contracted workers employed by prime fight. company that provides american airlines with employees who handle bags, and help passengers in wheelchairs get around the airport. employees of both prime flight and motorcycle begin security are striking over unfair labor practices by their employers, concerns over health and safety and their employers failure to pay everyone the new minimum wage of $12 an
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hour, and fully abide by the city sick days law. workers began going on strike last night at 9:00 p.m. they say their strike was delayed a week because of the tragedy in brussels. when emergency situations like that occur, at airports, these workers claim they become first responders in a way trying to get disable passengers to safety, and they want to be fairly compensated and adequately trained to do the job, or else passengers safety can be at risk. in the past when work verse gone on strike, american airlines has told us that it has no impact on operations, the strike this morning will begin at 7:00 a.m. lauren, chris? >> we'll keep an eye on that, it begins what two and a half hours from now. 4:39 is the time. >> more drama for donald trump this time comment he made about abortion right, even some of the members of his own party are completely outrage in the morning. >> whoopi god berg adding a title from her resume from tv, to comedian host to medical marijuana. why the funny lady is now
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going green, you can say, that's interesting.
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>> all right, weather is about to change. a couple of times, as we get into the weekends. but, today, high pressure is in control. we've got mild air moving in from the southwest, ahead of this cold front, and this will arrive tomorrow. but not until late in the day. the rain will come ahead of the cold front. but we've got this one coming our way for tomorrow then
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there is another one coming right after on saturday night, and that's the one that's going to really make a big difference. very cold air behind this secondary front and it will be pretty chilly on sunday and windy, too. but for right now we are dry, you can see how far away the rain; on the great lakes right now, lake erie and ohio hasn't even reached pit burying yet. a while before it makes its way here. how long? let's look at the future cast and see. by 7:00 p.m. this evening it does look like the rain is in the central part of the state. but it still hasn't arrived here, by 4:00 a.m., it will be here, and it should rain and make for messy friday morning rush hour, just prepare yourself now, by 10:00 we could even see some thunderstorms rolling through. we take a little bit of break every now and again, but the rain still with us through the afternoon, and the early part of the evening, and by seven, 8:00 starting to see the beginning of the ends of the cold front, so that will make things cooler saturday. we will see mix every sunday and clouds saturday night.
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look what happens. another cold front comes through. the one we just showed you. that one will be just rain for us. probably not whole lot. but you can see from the wintery precipitation to the north on early sunday morning, that it is going to be a lot colder. that's the situation for the weekend. looking at temperatures, really mild down to our southwest, and as we just showed you, the air coming in out of the southwest, so that means, much milder day today. we're starting off with 51 degrees, 50 lancaster, reading, 54 wildwood, 49 degrees wilmington, much milder than yesterday, so you don't have to bundle up quite as much today. that's because the winds are coming out of the south, wind gusts to up 23 miles per hour in lancaster, so after two seasonable days, yesterday, and tuesday, with 59 degrees, the average 58, we go well above average with 75 degrees, tomorrow, april fools day, wish we were fooling about the rain and the thunderstorms, because we have our big outdoor party tomorrow. but don't worry, we will deal with it, and that would be the good day 20th anniversary
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party by the way in case you hadn't heard. then, the big change over the weekend, from a high of around 06 on saturday, to only 49 on sunday, and then to get chilly by the middle of next week once again, there is your little roller coaster ride, bob kelly. >> rain tomorrow, probably going to make the soccer field little soggy. >> little mess. >> i for some or games for the moms, dads, and the kids on saturday. hello saint david's villanova. this is a hot spot yesterday when the villanova buses pulled out, and headed south down the blue route to 95 on their way to the airport. no problems or delays at all as you roll out of the driveway, looking good here, south on 95, from the great northeast, into downtown philly. pretty much all the work crews have pick up here in the northeast, cottman avenue, girard avenue, all of the lanes are open. they are still working though along the 30 bypass, out near route 82, for the gang in downingtown, kennett square, headed into west chester, as we heard from jenny down at the airport, no delays at the
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airport. but, again, that strike, you will see the workers out there definitely with the presence going down thereto check in, check in your bags at the american airlines terminal there, right now, again, no delays on arrivals and departures, the market frankford line, broad street subway, using shuttle buses, until 5:00 as they typically do during the week. then coming up from wilmington north on 95 a work crew right at church man's road which is exit number 4b. otherwise the bridges looking good, this morning. lauren, back over to you. >> thanks so much. crowds taking the streets to minneapolis last night, protesting the decision not to file charges against two police officers in the shooting of 24 year old jamar clark. prosecutors say dn a and analysis show that clark tried to grab an officer's gun. they also say video shows clark was not handcuffed or on the grounds when he was shot. the shooting happened in november. clark died from his injuries. outrage both sides of the abortion debate from comments
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from donald trump. >> do you believe in punishment for abortion, yes or no, as a principal? >> the answer is that it has to be some form every punishment. >> for the up. >> has to be some form. >> ten years? >> that i don't know. >> why not? >> i don't know. >> you take a position for everything else. >> i do take positions on everything else, that is very complicated position. >> that was all trump town hall with msnbc chris matthews, his answer even alarmed pro-life group. that group posted on twitter quote no pro-life err would ever want to punish a woman who has chose answer bore sean. this is against the very nature of what we are about. end quote. trump's campaign later said that the gop frontrunner believes abortion providers should be punished. >> not the women. all kind of backlash on twitter with this, lauren? whoopi goldberg getting into the business of marijuana. the actor and comedian is launching line of medical marijuana products for women suffering from menstrual cramps. the line includes a balance many, extract, bath soap,
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something edible, hasn't clarified what that will be, meant just to get rid discomfort, not to get woman high. that will line is expected to go on sale in california next month. >> m tv long running reality show. the real world is coming to the city of philadelphia pennsylvania, the show looking forecast members for upcoming season, planning casting calls all across the country on college campuses. now if you are interested the show is looking for seven people with larger than life personalities, and a unique life story. other stops the casting tour include miami, orlando, boston, and san francisco. >> burger chain red robin will offer red ramen burger. >> red rame (buryinger? >> on april 4th, and the buns made out of ramen noodles, on april 19th, calling it red ramen day. do you think it looks good? >> ♪ red robin ♪
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>> what in the world? >> burger only available through early june. >> what do you think about that? >> ♪ red robin ♪ >> thank, bob. >> i get it. >> you have not heard that? >> i have. >> you are discussed not by the red robin burger but what i am doing? >> your loud mouth. >> is it too early to say red robin? >> retirement paying off for the world's top athlete, and making more than ever. you know michael jordan? >> i've heard of him. >> the highest paid athlete. guess how much he earns? $110 million last year. >> wait, wait, time out. he's been out of nba uniform for years now. >> uh-huh. >> he is still making all kind of cash? >> yes, thanks to nike. david beckham, he earned six a million dollars. shack, 22 million. "magic" johnson, 18 million. >> well, "magic" johnson retired long before mj. so fun to just watch these highlight reels. just flying through the air. get out of my way. thinking about michael jordan
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is, and no one gives him credit for this, he may have been one of the best defensive players of all time. >> really? >> oh, yes. look at that. boom. scottie pippin. boy, what a party last night for empire watch party. sue serio went, you know? >> yes, and if you missed if you don't have to worry. sue has all of the highlight including her leopard dress, there it is, look at her. hit it, sue serio. >> and before they went, they had dinner at red robin. >> i kind of doubt it.
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acdc, 61 years old today, you know they're going to rock the wells fargo center, tomorrow, april 1st. but take a listen. >> ♪ >> that's brian johnson. he can't see any more. doctors warned him, he is losing his hearing. but happy birthday nonetheless, to angus young. >> hit musical hamilton, some hot water this morning. >> yes, all over a posting for controversial casting call. >> according to the new york times the casting call sought non-white men and women for roles in the play, which is known for using black and latino actors to portray
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prominent figures. yesterday statement released from the musical saying the wording would be change today include all background, the musical is known for having a differs group in the play. the times also reporting it is not uncommon for broadway shows to specify the race, gender, and age range of desired actors. >> empire is back and the lion family saga continues. now, if you are a fan, you know built empire records from a row home in philly into billion dollars family business. every episode has a new twist in the hip hop dynasty questions to be -- quest to be the top. >> to regain control they have to take someone down, here is a sneak peak at what's ahead. >> ♪ >> we get rid of camilla, who gets empire? >> what are you prepared to do to get your company back from joaquin? >> why would you do this to your family?
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>> i didn't do this to our family. >> looks like the family is coming together to take down one person, depend on how you pronounce it, camilla. >> naomi campbell. >> it is naomi campbell, yes. some say camilla. >> seemed like a lot of fun at the watch party last night at power 99. >> it seemed like it and it was. >> fake fursday. >> how was it? >> check this out. >> oh, look, you are all cookie inspired. >> yes, really hot, though, so i took it off, but i had more leopard print underneath. >> oh, look at you. >> thanks to everybody who came out last night. i hope awed good time watching the show. there we are, this is harrah's philadelphia, there in chester, lots of viewers say they've been with us for the whole 20 years of the show, there is mike, there is alex, there is nina, she also is rocking some fur. she real had i her cookie on last night, she looked great. and miss patty jackson, i don't know if we will see her but she was there last night
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doing great. >> how long were you guys there? >> we left before the episode started, so that everybody could concentrate. >> even that guy left? >> yes, yes, because we had to be here today. >> sleep deprived? >> so thank you everybody for coming out for i want my company back. >> there you go, sue serio. >> anyway, you can watch empire, i'm reading the prompter here, wednesday night. >> where is it? >> on fox 29. >> 9:00. and then the news comes on at 10:00. >> chipotle still struggling to bounce back after the e.coli outbreak. the plan they're cooking up to get customers back inside the restaurant. >> and the wildcats arrive in houston, ahead of saturday's big game. we will tell you who is favored to win in their semifinal match up against oklahoma.
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>> brutal murder, woman found lifeless in her bathtub. >> lauren, are you going to the airport for another flight out every town? you might be delayed. jennifer joyce live at the airport to tell you y here is a hint. >> flyers keeping the hope alive winning in a shoot-out against washington, where are they now stand in the playoff race. >> this is getting so fun if you are a flyers fan. thank god for the villanova wildcats. give them something to cheer
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about sports wise in philadelphia. but our professional team here, the flyers, real stands out now. >> you know, i fractured my how older. >> when? yesterday? you okay? >> , no at a hockey practice, so i've never really been a huge hockey fan since then t still hurts. can't do pushups. >> post-traumatic something something? >> i want to hear more about this so we don't have to get right to the weather and the number, sue serio. >> yesterday was a eight. now, calling for 75 degrees today watch do you think i should do? >> what do you think? >> seven, eight, nine. >> right? >> nine. >> slick. all right, well, let's take a look at radar, rain on the way, not until much, much later on, i think we'll get through the entire day dry, probably won't see some rain until after midnight, and then when we are together at this time tomorrow morning, 52 degrees right now, with a 10-mile per hour breeze, and it is out of the south-southwest. that's why it is milder this morning. 6:46, your sunrise tim


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