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good luck tonight here on fox, game four of the world series, from wrigley field, in chicago. the cubs, they really need to tie it up tonight, pregame
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coverage starts at 7:00. then tomorrow, we have a packed, packed day redskins take on the bengals, in london starting at 9:30, at 1:00 we have seahawks and saints, and triple header end with the packers and falcons at 4:25 but right back with baseball at 8:00. we have game five of the world series. keys to the game, is sponsored by, kia. >> okay, time to bring back, dave spadaro for keys to an eagles win. >> i think the way i feel about this game is way a lot of people feel, eagles at the line of scrimmage must win. the lets start with the defensive side. dallas cowboys lead nfl in the rushing game, they are outstanding with the ezekiel elliott running behind the game's best offensive line. so can eagles create pressure, and take the cowboys out of their rhythm with the four man pass rush with linebackers supporting the running game as they did so effectively with
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the vikings? if they can do that, they can take away from the cowboys in the play action passing game, because eagles have a tough match up. not only with bryant going down the field but with coal beasley who is absolutely given malcolm jenkins and company, fits, in the recent seasons. the that is the toughest match up for eagles in the pasting game. they have to take the cowboys out of those third and short situations and win at the line of scrimmage. on the offensive side of the ball eagles must do something that they have in the done well in recent weeks, and that is, sustain drives. the eagles at one time this year led nfl in time of possession offensively. they now rang third in the nfl but in the last three games their time of possession numbers have dropped by average of five and a half minutes per game and that is significant. eagles have not been able to hold on to the football, move the chains, and go down the field, enough to satisfy doug pederson. on the offensive side of the ball that is the game plan, running the football, run the
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football and loosen up cowboys for play action pass against single coverage on the outside, if the eagles can come out early and string together first downs and put points on the board, put cowboys in the hole, it will be a whole lot easier for them to get this upset win on sunday night. >> okay, dave, thanks. before we make our pick here's quincy harris, from the q, with this eagles/cowboys prediction. >> hey sean, guess what we're out here at the q for the eagles game. >> yeah. >> all right. we have to make a pick. we know eagles are going to win, are we right, dwight guys. >> yeah. >> this will be a tough game, okay, we will have a lot of offense, correct, guys. >> yes. >> and eagles will win, 31-18, how is it 18. you have to find out and watch the game. e-a-g-l-e-s eagles. >> watch the q, 12:00 noon right here weekdays on fox.
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it is going down. the it is going down. it is going down. >> i don't even know, halloween, the q, always picking the eagles. gary, your turn who do you got. >> i will go with the bird. i said cowboys earlier in the week. i think special teams will make a difference, darren sproles with the big return. >> yes, of course, you go with the eagles. i have to go with dallas, ezekiel elliott over 150-yard, once again, that o line is an absolute beast. >> special teams. >> special teams. >> josh hoff give us another one. thanks for being with us. fox 29 news at 6:00 is next.
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♪ >> live from sent city in philadelphia this is fox 29 news at 6:00. developing to night in camden county, an investigation is underway into a police-involved shooting. a haddon township police officer shot a man during a traffic stop. good evening, i'm dawn timmeney. >> i'm joyce evans. that man did survive but now investigators are trying to peace together exactly what happened during the encounter.
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let's head on out to brad sattin live at the scene in haddon township. brad? >> reporter: joyce as you mentioned this indeed was police involved shooting. let's set the scene. route 130 is actually behind me to my left. that is where the stop was supposed to happen but the driver apparently kept on going went around the curve here to alabama road and hit this car you see parked here. it is the only car still at the scene. now, let's show you some pictures from earlier when this played out around 9:45 this morning. haddon township police saying an officer tried to stop that vehicle on route 130 as the officer tried to identify the driver, the driver then fled in his vehicle. but again didn't go very far. crashing into a the parked car. it was pushed to the side of the road and then a second car was also hit. there was a brief struggle between the officer and the driver and at that point that's when the driver was shot. now, a neighbor did shoot some cell phone video as the suspect was being attended to. ambulance arrived. he was shot in the lower
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extremity taken to cooper medical center. as we mentioned he has since been released. >> when i opened up the front door i seen a guy on the stretcher. my uncle said he had heard one shot. and there was a bunch of cops, everything was taped up. >> a lot of cops outside. they had somebody retain on the ground here. um, looked like they was giving him medical attention. >> sounded like braids, collision, that's all i'm thinking it's a car crash. unfortunately it was our car. >> reporter: now at this point in names are being released. the officer is on administrative leave. the driver it turns out was wanted for outstanding warrant that's all we know at this point, but the camden county prosecutor has now stepped in to investigate. obviously, trying to get down to the bottom of what exactly happened. joyce and dawn? >> thank you, brad. turning now to you decide tonight. we're just a little more than a week away till election day both
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donald trump and hillary clinton are back on the campaign trail hoping to sure up support in those key battleground states. and this comes just one day after the fbi announced it is reviewing more e-mails, dawn, connected to clinton. >> right. that revelation is causing turbulence in an already tumultuous election season. >> reporter: fbi probe into newly discovered e-mails from clinton's time as secretary of state creating turbulence in the race for president both sides clamor to sway public opinion on a hot issue. e-mails uncovered during the investigation into anthony weiner's sexting scandal from devices taken from weiner's top uma be a dean. clinton's campaign trying to shift focus calling for the fbi director james comey to release more information about exactly what his agentings found. >> voters deserve to get full and complete facts, and so we've
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called on director comey to explain everything right away, put it all out on the table. right? >> reporter: meanwhile donald trump continued to hammer secretary clinton's mishandling of classified information. >> this is the biggest political scandal since water gate, and it's everybody's deepest hope that justice at last can be properly delivered. >> reporter: the october surprise may have given trump new hope in the presidential battle and meanwhile it's opened the door for a shift in power in washington. democrats have been eyeing a majority in the senate and the potential of taking over the republican house as well. all of that now up for grabs. before the these latest revelations the latest fox news poll had clinton ahead of trump by just five points in a head to head race. the new e-mail revelations from the fbi could shift those
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numbers yet again. in washington, ed henry, fox news. pennsylvania's senate race between incumbent pat toomey and democrat katie mcginty is now the most expensive in history. now that's according to a new report by the center for responsive politics. they say money spent so far is more than $118 million. about 90 million of that is coming from outside groups like super packs and non-profits. toomey and mcginty remain neck and neck in the race. out come that might change the balance of power in washington the winner here in pennsylvania could decide which party will be the majority in the us senate. today marks the fourth anniversary since super storm sandy made landfall in new jersey and new york causing all kinds of devastation throughout that region. many neighborhoods and shore towns are still struggling to recover from the storm that caused so much damage to hundreds of thousands of homes. other neighborhoods believe it or not aren't even botting
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staten island neighborhood of oak beach is not rebuilding at all. after officials concluded it would be foolish to do so. according to the centers for disease control, the storm dill killed 117 people in the united states. governor chris christie did release a statement today reflecting on the recovery following sandy. it said in part "through the amazing generosity and extraordinary spirit of the people of this state and the many thousands of people who traveled here to support the recovery effort, we were able to rebuild, recover, and revitalize what had so quickly been taken away from us. ". angry protesters confronted governor christie saying he has not done enough as christie visited storm damaged business in seaside heights yesterday, leaders of advocacy organizati organizations for sandy victims as well as several people whose homes were damaged shouted at the governor. >> turning now to your fox 29 weather authority. a rather warm fall day following a chilly week. people out and about here in
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general park in port richmond but everybody wants to know if that mild weather will stick around long enough for the halloween fun. let's head over to meteorologist mike masco. mike, a lot of parties going on this weekend. >> lots of parties, joyce. as long as we can keep this south wind going, we are going to stay right around 70 degrees. look at these winds 15 to 20 miles per hour pumping in the warmth. it's 66 degrees. beautiful in philadelphia. the coolest spot we can find is mount pocono but that's way above average and it's 60s galore as you get in central and south jersey. just as a thin veil of clouds across our skyline right now, we'll go farther to the north and the west because this is going to be our neck weather maker poised to move in late tomorrow afternoon going into the overnight hours on sunday. that's going to bring a return to some cooler, more windier conditions and then got news for you we go back to 70 later next week. mild at 8:00 o'clock 63. 61 for the 11:00 o'clock hour. if you're staying out late only getting down into the 50s.
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look at the numbers tomorrow morning from 63 to 75 degrees tomorrow afternoon. there's a lot of warmth across the nation. we'll talk about just a brief cool down and then back to 70s by next week. those details are coming up. guys? >> all right, thank you, mike. attorneys for bill cosby claim the comedian is legally blind. why his lawyers say the revelation means it's impossible for bill cosby to defend himself against his accusers. >> two women are a cued of se setting a trap for an unsuspecting good samaritan. how they lured the man before he was shot and robbed. and police issue quite a warning after people in one town received this letter. it accuses them of cheating on their spouse. what that letter says will happen if they don't hand over a big chunk of cash. sean? ladies, it's dallas week. that's right eagles head down to dallas to take on a red hot cowboys team. one reason why dallas is so good this year ezekiel elliot. coming up in sports hear what
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defensive coordinator jim schwartz had to say about the rookie running back.
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♪ new developments tonight in the shooting death of a four-year-old little girl who we first told you about back in june. judge said no to reduced bail or house arrest for the young child's mother. prosecutors say 26-year-old shakia holmes a flight risk she's charged with involuntary
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manslaughter and related offen offenses after police say her daughter found a handgun on a closet shelf in their north philadelphia home. police say the four-year-old fired that gun as she sat on the floor looking down the barrel. prosecutors say holmes changed her story about exactly what happened. defense attorneys call the shooting a tragic accident. holmes boyfriend is also charged with involuntary manslaughter. a new twist in the bill cosby saga. comedian is now declaring himself legally blind and won't be able to identify his accuse accusers. his lawyers filed new court documents with that revelation couple days ago. in it, they say "no 79-year-old blind man could possibly defend himself against a claim that he sexually assaulted someone he supposedly met a half century ago". cosby is facing three counts of felony indecent assault all stemming from an alleged incident in 2004 during which a former temple university employee says cosby drugged and
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violatviolatedviolated her. more than 50 women have come forward claiming sexual misconduct. new scam in montgomery county targeting cheating spouses trying to trick them into coughing up some serious cash. police in lower merion township say calls have been pouring in about letters arriving in the male from someone claiming to have evidence of cheating. the letters which even include the husband's name threaten to tell their wives unless a 2000 sand dollars payment is made. now it is all a scam but the center is obviously hoping they'll get lucky and find someone who might actually pay up. the letters are also turning up in upper dublin township, montgomery county police say if you get one of these just throw it away. stunninstunning individual f new zealand showing a multi million dollar drug busts. custom agents intercepted $130 million worth of drugs entering their country they stopped it from coming in. the largest amount of meth that new zealand has ever uncovered through customs. the drugs are hidden inside tea
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leaf packaging among 10 shipping containers carrying scaffoldin . the discovery came after 16 month investigation. a 20-year-old man from hong kong is under arrest. two women accused of of se setting a trap for an unsuspect going samaritan. how they lured the man in before he was shot and robbed. plus, some babies in a hospital's intensive care unit are turned into super heroes. how a nurse uses these little costumes to relief stress for their parents.
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our children, they look up to us. what we value, how we treat others. and now they're looking to see what kind of leaders we choose. who we'll entrust our country and their future to. will it be the one respected around the world, or the one who frightens our allies and emboldens our enemies? the one with the deep understanding of the challenges we face, or the one who is unprepared for them? a steady hand? or a loose cannon? common sense and unity, or drama and division? a woman who's spent her life helping children and families, or a man who's spent his life helping himself? our children are looking to us. what example will we set? what kind of country will we be? hillary clinton, because we're stronger together.
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. ♪ a good samaritan fell for it in georgia stopped to help two women in distress and suddenly becomes the victim himself. >> fox's jacqueline schultz shows us how his good intentions led him right into harm's way. i don't feel save that scary rot. >> reporter: neighbors around davis mill court keep an eye out for the robbers who turned someone' gas deed into a trap. >> you take a chance any time you stop to help a stranger. >> reporter: two women pretended to need help an kind stranger stopped to help them. >> 21-year-old man was flagged down in the area of morrisville highway and davis mill court by
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two females. when the man stopped the two women acted as though they were in distress and needed help. >> reporter: police tell me the two women convinced the man to walk with them behind a townhomes over here, and that's when police say three teenagers ambushed the man, one of them demanded he empty his pockets and then shot him three times. police say the robbers fled and the victim was able to get help. they tell me he's doing okay at the hospital. >> especially if it was a good samaritan that was cold. >> reporter: police warning people to be on the look out for the violent robbers and for strangers to be wary of two women pretending to be desperate for help. >> i wouldn't help them. especially what happened here. you know. can't trust everybody. >> reporter: kind of sad you can't trust someone to help them? >> very much so. >> jacqueline schultz reporting for us tonight. police do not have descriptions for any of the suspects but that good samaritan
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is in stable condition. well, one woman encounter with a police officer helped turn a journey of despair into a life-changing recovery. what that woman is doing now to help others find their way back. plus a local teen helping those in need. the tragic event that inspired a seventh grader to launch several very important donation drives. mike? >> dawn, we just were shy of 70 degrees today for the overnight hours just a thin veil of clouds across our skyline. i'm meteorologist mike masco. we are going to get into rain tomorrow night but back into the 70s for next week. we'll have all the details coming up after this.
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♪ today in mayfair an inspiring 13-year-old girl we first introduced you to on tuesday is continuing her efforts to help others. >> you got to meet her up close much that's right.
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maddie gabriel held a big collection drive for families in haiti. people who who were hard hit by hurricane matthew. tonight the seventh grader set up shop at cottman and frankford avenues to collect splice and raise money for haitians. she accepted clothes, canned goods, toilet tease for the people who desperately need this help. and for maddie, helping others really means a lot. >> it was amazing. a lot of people came. people gave money donations. i was like you don't have to do this for us. thank you. just simple thank you. i can't -- i'm going to be so happy just to see those kids smiling and having fun with the new stuff that they're getting. >> she's amazing. maddie has also set up gofundme page we have link on our website makes your heart smile. >> two days from now halloween and it was perfect day to hit local pumpkin patches. it was gorgeous outside today hit 70 degrees in some spots
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around the area. sure did. our sabina kuriakose reports the weather put familiar unless that perfect mood ahead of halloween. >> reporter: one last weekend to pack in all those pumpkins. >> dangerous to bring my son here because he wants to get every pumpkin. it will be nice and warm. i think it's a good day to come out. >> october is going out with a tigers, snakes, oh mill at linvilla orchards the lions family pick out just the right canvass. >> it had the right type of face and it was long and it was bro broad. so when you actually carve it i think it actually shows the face better. >> reporter: carolyn has her plans fort family jo lantern. >> i'm going to make, um, a happy little face. >> reporter: but watch out because big brother owen has other designs. >> scary probably. >> reporter: farmer norm says bad weather kept the pumpkin pickers away most of the. >> too hot err until september when we first opened up. we had lot of rain on the weekends in september and
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october. so it's just perfect fall day today. great day to see the leaves changing on the trees. >> reporter: people pouring into the patch on saturday thousands of pumpkins all shapes and sizes ready for the taking. there was cot couldn't candy spun with care, pies, roasted corn and of course -- >> how is that donut. >> good. how good? >> really good. >> reporter: need a costume? got you covered. get are her face painting. >> koy girl. >> dallas koy girl. >> no. >> my husband is an avid eagles thing. >> everything is top rate. is it fit for princess. >> yeah. >> tinkerbell approves and happy halloween without a hayride. the sun is out. the weather is great and take a look the lines are packed. can you say happy halloween for me? >> happy halloween! >> everyone have a happy halloween! in media, sabina kuriakose, fox 29 news.
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♪ >> really couldn't have a nicer day we take look at the fox 29 weather authority. here's life look at allentown tonight. if you love the weather you love the warmth you're in luck we have more unseasonal temperatures to round out your weekend. meteorologist mike masco with your forecast. mike. >> this forecast tomorrow is going to blow your socks off. we're looking at maybe 75 degrees in parts of the delaware valley. here's a live shot right now looks towards the ben franklin bridge. beautiful evening if you are going out to dinner this is the night to sit outside and dine. 66 degrees. southwesterly wind coming in at 13 miles per hour. that wind has been bringing in all the mild air. made it up to 69 this afternoon. now normally where should we be 62 degrees that's well above average and we'll test some records tomorrow afternoon. record on this date back in 1918 was 79 degrees. so it's a southwesterly wind across the region that is bringing in all the mild air a pair of sixes at 6:00 o'clock in philadelphia. coolest spots up towards the poconos and that's still pretty
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mild for this time of the year at 56 and it's 62 as you get down towards wildwood in atlantic city. so wilmington will be very interesting planner. sunny and nice 8:00 a.m. 62 degrees. but by lunch time, we are already at 70. how about 75 by 3:00 o'clock. now the clouds will be building up during the course of your afternoon and rain will start to move in by tomorrow night. so warm front that's draped across the region that's why we have clouds across town right now as this lifts to the north that will allow us to get into the warm pock of air down to the south. we actually have 80s in almost 90 degrees down to the south. so with this wind we'll have blow in this upper 70s across the region. now out west, there's a front with some very chilly air sitting across the northern planes. this front is going to march its way east and below through here tomorrow night and allow for a much cooler setup as we get into halloween. we'll call this wildly mild for your day on sunday. sunny to start, clouds come in to replace the sunshine. and then this front blows through here by tomorrow night
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an chilly wind. back to reality by monday with temperatures 92 the low and middle 50s. that northwesterly wind could be wind chills by the way by monday back into the 40s. fox future cast showing us 11:00 o'clock in the morning pushing 70 degrees by the afternoon hours our one model actually showing 77 in philadelphia. we'll see how this all shakes out by rain showers developing for the upper lehigh valley around 3:00 o'clock. it's in town by 9:00 o'clock and this could be a quick clap of thunder as this front moves through. look at monday back into the upper 40s and low 50s so it's like whiplash the neck 24 hours. here's your halloween forecast. kiddies, this is going to be pretty traditional forecast, you know, looking at a weather sense. 56 degrees at 4:00 o'clock. 54 and 49 if you're staying out between six could 9:00 o'clock we do have a pretty normal forecast setup but tomorrow is very abnormal. 50s to around 60 for tonight. that the should be our daytime highs this time of the year. tomorrow afternoon, 76 degrees forecasting in town.
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there's going to be cool rain spot -- cool conditions tote north and west where the rain will be coming down that's why we're advertising 50s for the poconos maybe close to 80 degrees in dover, delaware. that's wild. so it's 76 down to 58 for monday. clouds will build back in by tuesday at 62. and then we're back into the 70s by wednesday and thursday. look at that. 70 on wednesday. 71 on thursday. and then another front comes through here and bounces us back down to around 60 degrees. not a bad forecast but get ready. close to 80 degrees in parts of the delaware valley for tomorrow. we'll talk more about the forecast tonight after the world series. ♪ love it musical performance that gets you into the halloween spirit. today the filled philadelphia orchestra played at the kimmel center in costume. they performed several songs from the harry potter movies and even had two magicians perfor
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performing tricks for the audience throughout the concert. ♪ the sights and sounds of halloween in delaware county and a perfect day if you were out there you felt it the ghosts the goblins and witches and princesses were all out in full force. lining state street in media for the borough's annual halloween parade. kids of all ages got all dressed up to trick or treat a couple days early this year. >> lots of people came out for that one. a halloween treat for children in fairmount park that's not all about the sweets. >> no today the smith memorial playground hosted its healthy halloween. this happens every year. the event which at tracts hundreds of people is all about promoting healthy lifestyles for all families. organizers had arts and crafts carnival games, science experiments and of course healthy treats in an unusual event that combines good food and exercise. check it out.
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>> you know so there's a really fun thing, too, there's the farm explorer truck. so there's a truck here with tons of fresh fruits and vegetables and you can put them in blender and then sit on a bike and ride the stationary bike and make your smoothie. so that is a really fun and delicious way to celebrate halloween. sounds good to me. of course, no halloween event is complete without pumpkin carving as well. one woman's encounter with a police officer helped turn a journey of despair into a life-changing recovery. what that woman is doing now to help others find their way back. >> plus babies in a hospital's nicu being turned into super heroes much take look. how nurse is using these little costumes to help relieve these baby's parents stress.
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i served under president bush and obama. i fought the taliban. i was asked to form a global coalition to counter isil. when someone makes the comment that they know more about the islamic state or isil than do the generals, it implies a complete ignorance of the reality. but i believe secretary clinton really understands the threat that the islamic state poses to the united states and to the american people. and i believe she understands how to wield american power to ultimately defeat this threat and to keep us safe. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. ♪ one recovering addict's interaction with a cop helped change her life. the woman got cleaned up after the officer told her she looked like she only had a month to live. >> now that reformed addict is trying to save lives by working with police. fox's erika erickson has her story of redemption. >> i was a slave to my addiction. i had no idea how to stop it.
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it consumed my life. it consumed my soul. >> reporter: looking at 31-year-old ashton it may be difficult to believe three years ago she was going through withdrawals. >> it felt like i was crawling out of my skin. it felt like my bones were gla glass. it was -- i still to this day have no idea how you can be hot and cold at the same time. >> reporter: growing up in an arbor she came from a good family. she was outgoing and self confident, a happy go lucky child in gymnastics and girl scouts. but at 14 entering high school that confidence turned into insecurity. the world suddenly became too big and she didn't fit in. she felt lost alone. >> i don't know if it was teenaged anx the or what, but i suddenly became very unsure of my place in the world and i believed that addiction is born out of pain and for me that was a very painful experience. >> reporter: at just 14 years old, her drugs of choice ecstacy and cocaine those drugs throughout high school often
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easier for her to get than alcohol. >> before you went into recovery, how often were you using? >> daily. all day. as much as i could. >> reporter: in 22004 she was exposed to narcotic painkillers prescribed to her after having surgery. >> i thought i had found the solution to all my problems. all that -- that pain and anxiety that i felt. >> reporter: devouring 20 to 30 pills a day by 2007 she replaced pills with heroin and crack cocaine. not working, lying to her parents and friends for money. >> i had two full time jobs hiding my addiction and fueling my addiction. >> reporter: this last photo taken of her between 2011 and 2013 are what she calls her fuzzy years. always high and isolated. she stands 5-foot 1 inch tall weighed only 80 pounds. hospitalized twice for immune system shutting down. >> my hair was falling out. i mean it was -- it was awful.
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i knew that i couldn't go on that way. >> reporter: but she says her choice to use drugs was no longer that. some days swallowing even 40 even 50 vicodin throughout the day hoping she wouldn't wake up. >> i was more terrified of withdrawal than i was a death. >> reporter: ashton mars has never been arrested she says there's been so many times she should have been. >> mars says during her fuzzy years she passed out in her car at a gas station. drug paraphernalia scattered on the floor. >> the neck thing i knew i woke up to that loud cop knock. >> reporter: masking her addiction with her good girl from an arbor facade its words from another officer that stayed with her. pulled over while driving home from detroit, looked like a withered version of her old photo id. >> she just said, do you see what you're doing to yourself? i don't even give you another month if you keep on like this. and i was so angry. i was so angry because i knew she was right.
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>> reporter: on the morning of june 23rd, 2013, mar calling her dealer like she did every morning. >> for whatever reason i put my phone back down, picked up my phone again and called brighton center for recovery and asked if they had a bed available and by some small miracle they did. >> reporter: entere entered that treatment out in 28 she spent three months in halfway house. a year and a half later popping into an impact workshop where 30 officers and residents were discussing community police relations. >> this one random person was a red mohawk showed up so i had to go and talk to her and find out articularhe connected and why event. >> reporter: three out reach program now eight years old derek jackson in need workers offered her a job. >> the ability to sit there and talk with someone who has been there, who lived that story and to walk you through here's what's possible. i think that's tremendous. >> reporter: us.s department of health and human services
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says 78 americans die of day from opie yo united related overdoses. that number quadrupling from 1999. >> are you just doing heroin or anything else? >> anything else? >> yes. >> they get locked up. but we help them through the process when they get back out they're in a much better place than when they came in. >> you can have a deputy give lock zone and bring someone back to life they're in the midst of a heroin overdose they get connected to ashton. ashton reaches out to them. goes to the hospital to meet them. >> reporter: jackson looks to expand the program and find new ways to fight the overwhelming epidemic, mar instead of running from the cops says with police and other addicts she's finally found her passion and herself. >> my entire life today is built around recovery. >> reporter: three years clean even working toward a degree in social work. >> i didn't know that i could be a 4.0 student it blows my mind. >> reporter: while these old
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photos an ashton who was numb, always alone, these showing the ashton mar who had always been inside, striving to survive. >> we're not bad people trying to get cured. we're sick people trying to get well. as long as we're still breathing, there's hope and there's help for us. >> good for her. >> yeah. impressive. a nurse in north carolina makes a tiny gesture with a huge emotional response. >> the heart warming act is just in time for halloween. nicu nurse katie cho shares tiny costumes for her patients. the goal is to relieve the parent's stress. she makes capes adorned with batman, superman, ninja turtles. the baby dressed up and posed and photographed to help capture the special moments. >> that is fantastic. >> so cute. >> how cute. >> i know. speaking of cute -- >> hey. >> speak of bast man, sixers have batman. mr. joel embiid. that's right. a little saturday afternoon sixers action coming up next in
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sports. we'll have sixers and hawks highlights like i say to the best of joel embiid the main course that's right it's dallas weekend. eagles head down to big d to take on the red hot cowboys. hear from eagles defensive coordinator jim schwartz on what makes dallas running back ezekiel elliot special. you out. no warning, no hearing. it's a lending practice so outrageous, most states banned it. but at the bank founded by pat toomey it was business as usual. forcing small business owners out of their homes. toomey even used his power in the senate to help himself, voting to gut rules that protect us and crack down on big banks. pat toomey. out for himself, not us. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising.
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♪ penn state head coach james franklin asked all nittany lions fans to take deep breath and trust the process after a 49-10 loss to michigan on september 24th. i doubted that. ever since he spoke those words, penn state has won four straight including last week's incredible come back victory over previously undefeated ohio sta state. today, penn state traveled to perdue in matchup that has everyone calling for a let down by the lions but i'll tell was james franklin and the boys aren't having any of that.
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first quarter lions down 14 14-seven. psu quarterback finds chris for the 38-yard touchdown pass ties the game at 14. fast forward third quarter tied at 17. perdue quarterback picked off by brandon smith. persue committed four turnovers. tough to win when you do that. fourth quarter penn state up 4 41-24. mr. barclay says see you later. 81 yards touchdown run. what a season he's having. 207 yards on the day. 18 carries. second time this season barclay goes for over 200 yards in a game impressive victory for penn state, 62-24. to south philly, temple at home hosting cincinnati. fourth quarter, temple up 14 and rah quell armstrong gets the hand off stopped at the line he gets a little help from his friends. temple touchdown right there. owls go on to win 34-13. the sixers are the talk of the nba due to the solid start
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by big man 7-foot two joel embiid only problem is joel is the only thing worth talking about so far. after a tough opening night loss, the sixers are looking to bounce back with their first victory of the season hosting la and the hawks today in saturday matinee. early in the first, hawks with the bad pass. steal by coventry he finds embiid on the other side of the court. nice layup by embiid. sixers started off the game on eight-zero run. that was the good. now here's the bad. in the second hawks start to take over. good pass leads to kyle korver in the corner for the three. hawks led by as many as 16 points in the first half. fast for to the fourth hawks up by 20. three on one fast break. sixers had 20 turnovers today. come on brett got to do a better job there. hawks within 104-72. >> eagles talk as they get ready for the game of the week as far as i'm concerned. the eagles traveled to dallas. winners of five straight. hopefully we can put an end to that streak.
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one of the reasons why dallas is off to great start, rookie running back ezekiel elliot or seek as the boys like to come him. he leads the nfc in rushing and eagles defensive coordinator jim schwartz knows he's a really talented runner. >> he's a one cut runner. he fits their offense really we. you take their inside away they can't go outside. other guys if you make him run inside the darkness they'll not be as effective. it's not just the sane gelman. everybody on defense has to do their job if one guy is out of place or one guy misses a tackle he can make a big play. >> the rookie quarterback carson wentz first taste of the eagles/cowboys rivalry tomorrow night. linebacker brandon graham this is his seventh year in eagles uniform. man, time flies. he was reflecting on last year's win in dallas and it gives him a warm unfuzzy feeling when the game is played in jerry's world. >> just like me going to somebody houses house and
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meeting them on the mat or nba2k playing the game. just one of them things. we come up in mess stuff up and go home. [ laughter ] >> million dollar men playing video games. >> always. thanks, sean. be sure to join us tonight for fox 29 news following the world series. terrified passengers are speaking out after their plane caught fire just before take off yesterday. hear what officials say the cause of that fire is so rare. >> autopsy results for miami marlins jose fernandez. what investigators was in his system the night of the tragic boat crash that took his life. forecast is looking pretty good mike. >> beautiful skies. almost 75 tomorrow. lots to talk about with that. look at that. good news halloween will feel like halloween. ou back down into the like halloween. ou back down into the ♪
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and now they're looking to see what kind of leaders we choose. who we'll entrust our country and their future to. will it be the one respected around the world, or the one who frightens our allies and emboldens our enemies? the one with the deep understanding of the challenges we face, or the one who is unprepared for them? a steady hand? or a loose cannon? common sense and unity, or drama and division? a woman who's spent her life helping children and families, or a man who's spent his life helping himself? our children are looking to us. what example will we set? what kind of country will we be? hillary clinton, because we're stronger together. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message.
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