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>> live from center city in philadelphia this is fox 29 news at 11.
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and right now at 11:00 hurricane matthew keeps the east coast on edge. here is live look at the isl of palm. the storm did not make landfall but as you can see it is taking a devastating toll and the historic storm churns up the atlantic, georgia and carolinas in the danger zone meaning iconic american cities like savannah and charleston getting damaging winds and could see devastating flooding. good evening i'm dawn tim feature we are watching the hurricane very closely all night for you. here's the very latest. at least four people died in florida. two of the victims an elderly couple who died from carbon monoxide fumes while running a generator in theirs garage. two others were killed by fallen trees. 500,000 people were under evacuation orders in the jacks jacksonville area. along with another half million on the georgia coast. more than 300,000 people left their homes in south carolina.
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some areas get this are expecting up to 15-inches of rain along with a storm surge of up to 9 feet. and now with new information on what the storm is doing at this moment let's check in with meteorologist scott williams. >> hi there, dawn. just got that 11:00 o'clock advisory in on matthew still a category two hurricane. winds down about 5 miles an hour now to 105 miles per hour winds but the movement still to the north at about 12 miles per hour. it's 70 miles to the south southeast of savannah, georgia. take look at what's happening right now. you can see there's some drier air on the southern part of the hurricane so eroding some of the rain bands. but on the northern part take look at this intense band moving toward savannah hilton head and charleston. we still have tornado watch in effect until midnight for those locations. also, heavy rain, storm surge that is going to be the problem. we could see storm surge six to 8 feet from savannah up through the coast of the carolinas. now take look at the water vapor
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imagery where you see to bright green we have most of the that tropical moisture once again some of that drier air trying to entrain into that system allowing it to weaken a little bit as those pressures have been rising as we take look at the latest track in with that 11:00 o'clock advisory, moving it toward charleston right around 6am tomorrow morning. it could potentia potentially me landfall as category one hurricane moving off the coast of myrtle beach toward wilmington, north carolina still as category one by tomorrow night and then take a look at what happens over the weekend into early next week. it does a loop de loop and heads back to the south so, of course, we could still be talking about matthew into next week. we're going to update that entire forecast coming up but first we want to talk a little bit about what's going to happen here at home. for tomorrow we're looking at mostly cloudy skies out there. the threat of a couple of showers. clearing though for the second half the weekend. turning cooler look at the
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numbers. only mid 60s for high temperatures on sunday. moving into monday, temperatures in the city in the 40s. 64 for the high temperature on columbus day and then as we move toward tuesday, wednesday and thursday of next week temperatures right around average for this time of year in the upper 60s. back over to you. dawn? good thank you scott. the hurricane has weakened tonight the worse could still be on the way for parts of georgia and south carolina for the coastlines there. residents are being warned about potential for storm surge. the storm has already caused massive flooding and downed trees. hundreds of thousands of people remain without power tonight. new developments in this storm we'll continue to break overnight and they'll be changing. you can get the very latest tomorrow morning on good day weekend philadelphia starting at 7:00 o'clock. scott will have the very latest on the storm's track andville constant updates on the impact all morning long. of course your fox 29 weather authority is tracking the storm all night. you can go to
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click on the weather tab at the top of the home page for the latest live radar images. tempt-year-old man is in the hospital tonight after police say someone shot and stabbed him in university city. sky fox over the scene at 38th and market streets around 7:30 tonight. police say the man was shot once in the leg and stabbed in the neck. he is at penn presbyterian hospital in stable condition. police say that the victim knew his attacker but at last check police did not have that person in custody. right now philadelphia police releasing video of a scary home invasion. police say that it shows the men who invaded a woman's home in overbrook. investigators say they tied her up and then they robbed her. this was wednesday morning. you can see the men walking around the home along with 5600 block of woodbine avenue. police say they broke in, they bound the woman's mouth with duct tape and zip tied her hands she was able to run out of the house somehow to get help. employees say the two men got away after stealing the woman's
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phone, cash and her car. they were last seen in a 2006 hyundai sonata. new controversy in you decide tonight. donald trump is apologizing for what he calls locker room banter as a shocking video surfaces. video is from 2005. and it picks up a hot mike while trump is talking with billy bush the host of access hollywood. in it the republican presidential candidate details a failed attempt at seducing wom women. he also details how his celebrity impacted his interaction with women. >> when you're a celebrity they let do you. you can do anything. >> whatever you want grab them by the bleep. do anything. >> that video will provide new am mission for hillary clinton as the two pre pair fort second debate sunday night. clinton in fact tweeting tonight "this is horrific. we cannot allow this man to become president ". in his dough fence of the comment donald trump went on to say bill clinton said far worse
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to him on the golf course. but trump is taking fire from his own party. in a statement tonight spokesman for republican national committee chairman priebus said "no woman should ever be described in these terms or talked about in this manner. ever ". priebus is scheduled to appear with trump in wisconsin tomorrow but house speaker paul ryan said tonight "i'm sickened by what i heard today. women are to be championed and revered not objectified. i hope mr. trump treats this situation with the seriousness it deserves and works to demonstrate to the country that he has greater respect for women than the clip suggests ". >> ryan added that trump has been diss invited from that gop event in wisconsin tomorrow. happening now, new jersey has been known for one of the cheapest states to get gas but now residents are bracing for the price to go up. state lawmakers voted to raise the gas tax to 23 more cents a
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gallon. they're still a few weeks to take advantage of the lower prices before that tax hike takes effect. fox 29's brad sattin is in pennsauken with more on when you can expect to see the inn increase. i know people are not happy about this. >> reporter: how can you be happy about it? it certainly is coming and there doesn't seem to be a lot of doubt new jersey roads and bridges need some help. the question is at what cost? people not happy about this seeing new jersey's gas tax going from the second lowest in the country to the seventh highest. get ready for sticker shock at pump coming soon to a new jersey gas station near you. >> we pay enough taxes as it is. now we got to pay another tax. it's horrible. >> reporter: after filling up without a hike in the state gas tax since 19 kate 98 a 23-cent a gallon increasing from 14.5 cents a gallup to 37.5 cents. pennsylvania is still higher at more than 50 cents. delaware will come the cheapest in our area with attacks of 23
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cents. >> we need to help as much as we can. >> you have no problem paying the actual 23 cents? >> well not that i don't have problem. i just know that's part of my live and part of what i have to pay in order to live in this country. >> it does include tax credits and saving. state sales tax will drop by a third of a penny over two years. estate tax will be faded out by 218. but starting next month at least for awhile, every time we fill up in new jersey, we'll be reminded of good old days when not only did they pump the gas for you, they did it cheaper than almost anywhere else in the nation. yes, the good old days. governor christie has yet to sign the bill. but indeed he will. it will likely take effect, dawn, on november 1st. bring your barrels over and get them filled up quickly. back to you. >> i always looked forward to going to jersey to get my gas, brad. >> me too. >> we wouldn't to watch hurricane matthew tonight.
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the storm keeps changin changinn its path could soon see the worse of it. we are watching conditions from above and on the groun red carps out in philly to night. not for a big hollywood. what was being showcase that's making a huge people in young people's lives. you may have heard that a certain private act you can find in the bedroom could do you more harm than good before big athletic event. we have new information that could change all of that. i spent many years as a nuclear missile launch officer.
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would you put people in jail for performing abortions? at some point doctors performing abortions i think would be subject to that sort of penalty. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising. we continue to watch hurricane matthew. here's live look at the isle of palm near charleston south carolina. tonight it's all about the storm surge and people in georgia and the carolinas are bracing for trouble. fox's joel waldman is in savannah. joel, it is pouring there. that's for sure. >> reporter: dawn, good evening to you. unfortunately, it is pouring and it's pouring on my head and it's been doing so for about eight hours straight. we have not felt the wind to the extent that we thought we would
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although we're getting pushed around with gusts here and there. keep in mind though the winds are kind of tethered to the eye of this hurricane and matthew is now moving up about 12 miles an hour from saint simons island in georgia about 90 miles away you figure the brunt of the storm will be here in five to six hours time. the issue with that it's going to coincide with high tide. they're expecting were you a six to 9-foot storm surge. you couple that with 7 feet of water during high tide you're talking potentially 16 feet of water. it's going to somewhere. that's savannah river behind me which is actually on the delayed high tide bye-bye an hour or two. this area will flood out behind me. the question is, how bad will the other coastal areas around here be. good chance a lot of them will be underwater with infrastructure damage. but hopefully no lives lost. dawn? >> joel, have emergency responders, have they had to rescue anyone yet?
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>> reporter: we have not heard any reports but, you know, we're kind of isolated here. i mean the city is basically shut down. first responders the mayor here made it very clear they will not go out in the height of the storm. we saw them patrolling river street which is behind me for, you know, several hours at the early onset of the storm one the rain started but in the last three hours i'd say we have not seen a single police car go by. the hunch that i have they are done for the night. they'll wait for the storm to pass basically everyone now is on their own. >> joel waldman in savannah, thank uh-uh see it you shoot it our fresco users are helping us show what's happening in your neighborhood. so chris o'connell is here to tell us what's going on. chris? >> well, as we just saw florida deals with the devastation from hurricane matthew. hundreds of residents have filed price gouging complaints. they claim business owners are hiking prices on the necessities
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like hotel and gasoline. fresco use sam zen us this video from orlando. gas nearly sick dollars a gallon. he tells us the price is tripled the cost of gas at a wawa just down the road. and the battle for pennsylvania continues right here in our backyard. vice-president joe biden was at bucks county community college today urging students to register to vote ahead of the deadline monday. fox 29 viewer took this video of biden outside the event. he slammed drum many and told the crowd hillary clinton is the candidate that knows what it takes to seize the opportunities available to us including eliminating isis. exciting day for students at temple university. actor tress and comedian tina fey receive the lou klein excellence in media award. it's the 16th year for the annual award ceremony. of course, tina fey a native of upper darby delaware county. if you want to be part of our
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news team just download the fresco app. when you see news happening take out your phone, send that video directly to our newsroom. dawn? >> all right. thank you, chris. turning to your health now, surprising room for improve many for the united states. the us apparently lags behind other advanced nations when it comes to infant mortality and the life expectancy rates. a review of statistics shows smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure and drug abuse and gun violence particular threats for americans. they're part of a scientific analysis of more than 300 diseases and injuries in 195 countries and territories. meanwhile despite what you might have heard, having sex before a big game does not hurt athletic performance. in fact, it may even help. in a few study researchers found no proof that sexual activity hurts athletic performance. the study scammed the impact of engaging in sex and found sexual activity may even have a beneficial effect on sports performance.
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you'll find that study in the journal frontiers in physiology. a group of children walk the red carpet tonight in north philadelphia to present a short film that they created. their all part of a mentoring program called as i plant the seed and one of the objectives was to create movie about issues they face growing up in their neighborhoods. the kids wrote, produced, edited even starred in the movie. they say the program gives them something positive to be a part of. >> fun in the summertime to be involved in something not out on the streets. let's make movie. >> we understand that this area is impoverished community and they just wanted to just do something that exemplify what they go through on every day basis much basically they telling the story through this movie. >> young people meet three times week for the mentoring program. and amazing new exhibit opens to the public tomorrow at the franklin institute and today fox 29 got a sneak peek. robot revolution opens tomorrow. the event has more than 40
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robots for visitors. pressing roomba to drones are on display. you can even play tick tack toe against a robot. there's also a mock self driving car on hand. >> this is a really interactive and immerse seive experience for our visitors and visitors of all ages. they can get in, learn about robots but learn by doing and man mating. >> the exhibit starts tomorrow and runs through april. all made possible with the help of google and the bowing compa company. shredder in the house. talking tom brady. >> talking tom brady. tom brady he's back from his suspension sunda on sunday. deflate-gate is in the roar books. my thoughts on why you cannot wait to see him coming up next.
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♪ no surprise hurricane matthew affecting air travel across the country night including right here in philadelphia at the international airport. cancellations lighting up the boards for flights come in and out of florida. we caught up with one man from tampa who has been in philadelphia on business for the past two weeks and he wasn't sure what he would be going home to. >> i did want to go home and i don't want to go home because still have the weather and stuff, but, um, i miss my family and i've been here for two weeks so it's time to go home isn't anyone flying check with their airline about the status of their night. now sports in 15 seconds.
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♪ the villain the golden arm who leads the evil empire returns to nfl stadium on sund sunday. thomas edward patrick brady you can just call him tom he returns four game suspension this week with new england patriots take on the cleveland browns out in cleveland. patriots won three and one without him and you could careless. now i can't wait for sunday. tom brady is good for the game the national football league notice it and deep down you know it. the well publiciz publicizeed da has run its day in court. tom brady makes america's pastime must see tv. even during an objection of play off baseball. he's not good for the game. he is great for the game. he's the bad guy. the guy who wins super bowls with the model wife. jury jealous you bet. you wish you were tom brady, you bet. you're saying i'm wrong you're lying. i love watching tom brady play
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football. deep down you and roger goodell do as well. welcome back, testimony brady. we'll see you sunday. dawn? >> all right, thank you tom. if you are a fan of the simpsons listen up a first of its kind virtual reality television experience is coming to your couch this month. fox and the simpsons are working with google to create its first virtual reality couch gag to be featured in the landmark 600th episode. first 25,000 fans to sign up at simpson will receive a free simpsons google cardboard to enjoy the full virtual reality experience. tree house of power 25 will be on air at objection 16th right here on fox 29. and let's get a final recap of the forecast. matthew not really impacting our weather so much. >> not so much. of course, it could make landfall in the carolinas overnight tonight or early on saturday. for us, we're watching that frontal boundary off to the west. that will bring us a chance for
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some showers by tomorrow afternoon and evening. not a washout. don't cancel any plans temperatures tomorrow 70. but then cooler only mid 7060s by sunday. time out that rainfall chance as we move toward tomorrow morning. we're dry and then you can see by the afternoon, in scattered showers around. north and west trying to move toward the poconos. some activity moving in to delaware, parts of south jersey. but it's not widespread. look at the clock by 8:00 o'clock. some scattered showers in the peck notice. a better chance, though, down the shore. atlantic city places like cape may could see more of the rain we're talking a tenth maybe at most a half an inch down the shore tomorrow evening. >> all right. thank you. we're back at 7am for your "good day philadelphia" weekend. scott will have your weather covered all morning long. have a great night. ♪
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