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thanks for announcer: live, local, breaking news. this is wyff news 4 today in hd. allyson: seven people, including four attackers, have been killed in terror attacks in downtown jakarta. witnesses say three suicide bombers exploded themselves in a starbucks cafe today. police say there were more than two hours of gunbattles. the deadly attacks were not a complete surprise to authorities who warned last month of a possible deadly attack. geoff: there have been three big wonders and there may be more. we have the winning just a moment. allyson: and counting down to the first debate of the year, the republican presidential candidates face off tonight in north charleston. geoff: i am geoff hart. allyson: i'm allyson powell. dale: we will have more mild temperatures than we have had recently.as a look out from paris mountain we see temperatures in the low 30's in greenville.
it is another morning where a warm coat will feel nice. but the afternoon, we will see mid-to-upper 50's. have a nice day on the way. asheville, 23. boone at 32. hendersonville, 28 degrees. in other mountain communities, the article temperatures. rivard, 29 degrees. everybody will need a warm jacket earlier. the wind is starting to come from the southwest at 7-10 miles per hour. we will have mild afternoon highs therefore in the mid to upper 50's. 54-55 is expected in the mountains. we will talk about the rain chances for friday in a few minutes. geoff: thank you, dale. breaking overnight. we have had multiple winners for the jackpot. allyson: a spokesman for the california lottery first announced a winning powerball ticket from a store in suburban los angeles.
winning tickets were sold in tennessee and florida. no word yet on any other winners. allyson: here are last night's winning numbers to see if you might have won. they are 8, 27, 34, 4, 19 and the powerball is 10. you may not have hit the jackpot, but you may have won something. geoff: aly myles is joining us from greenville this morning on what to do if you did match some of the numbers. aly: good morning, guys. it is a little more quiet in here than it has been. unfortunately, this is what i have to show you. that screen says $40 million. last time it said that it was november 4. that is how long it has been since there was a jackpot winner. powerball reta were busy selling to last minute players before the numbers were drawn. take a look at this video from the qt i am standing at right now. you can see a steady stream of
numbers. we spoke with the cashier this morning. he told us on a usual day it is $300. last night they had $12,000. those playing had a spending plan if they beat the odds. >> i have big dreams. i'm a volleyball coach. i would open a facility that was really big and do it the right way. >> i would like to build some shelters in multiple cities were homeless. >> i would find something to do with it. i have three daughters. aly: there are other ways to win. should you find you have matched four white numbers and the powerball number, that is a $50,000 prize. if you match all five white numbers, that prize is $1 million. sign your ticket and keep it in a safe place. you will then have to drive to columbia with your ticket to
geoff: frankly, i would be happy to make the drive to columbia. he is a look at the winning numbers again. they are 8, 27, 34, 4, 19 and the powerball is 10. allyson: i don't have any of those. the republican residential candidates face off in the first year of -- in the first debate of the year. geoff: fox business network will host the debate and focus on economic, domestic and international policy issues. it will be held at the north charleston coliseum and performing arts center. in the main debate -- the seven candidates in the main debate are donald trump, senator ted cruz, senator marco rubio, ben carson, governor chris christie, jeb bush and governor john kasich. carly fiorina, mike huckabee and rick santorum will all be in the so-called undercard debate which takes place earlier in the evening. senator rand paul did not qualify for the main debate and is boycotting the event. allyson: the man accused of shooting down nine people inside the emanuel ame church in charleston is mentioned in the
the gunman behind the rampage inside a louisiana movie theater left behind a note saying, quote, thank you for the wake-up call, dylan. he was referring to dylann roof. police in louisiana released the copy of john houser's journal, police said houser shot and killed two people and wounded nine others before fatally shooting himself inside the theater. in the journal houser also shared his thoughts on political figures, the media, and other races. geoff: the spartanburg county sheriff is asking for your help finding the shooter who left a mother of two to die. deputies say they arrested her husband, but for an unrelated crime. investigators say someone shot stephanie batchelor multiple times as she got home from work along reidville road last thursday. this is a picture of her from a gofundme page. deputies say her husband found her face down in the grass. her car was gone, but it was later found nearby. >> we want to know why this lady was treated that way.
in jail for it and make them accountable. so, please help us. geoff: they arrested her husband, jonathan bachelor, on sunday. according to a report, he was caught carrying a gun at a store, though his concealed weapons permit was expired. deputies say his arrest has nothing to do with the shooting of his wife. allyson: retailers man -- a taylors man stands accused of trying to hire someone to kill his ex-girlfriend. he was offered $2700 to kill his acts. court records show henderson was charged back in november with solicitation to commit a felony and attempted murder. the sheriff's office says that person, turned down henderson's offer of money. geoff: spartanburg officials are investigating the death of an upstate high school varsity basketball player. the coroner's office says 18-year-old nathan tyler moore was a senior at greer high school. school officials say grief counselors were on hand yesterday for students and teachers.
released his cause of death. they do say there is no indication of foul play. allyson: haywood county schools are making budget cuts that could end up closing a school. school officials say they are trying to make up a $2.4 million deficit in local funding. among planned reductions 22 teaching positions and cuts in band and athletics. school officials are also studying the possible closing of central elementary school. a look now at sports. the south carolina men's team with a loss now for the first time this season. geoff: meanwhile, clemson has a good bit of success and beats another ranked opponent at the bon secours wellness arena. dale, of course you were there. dale: it was so exciting and a great crowd, the biggest we have had this season. allyson: it goes all the way to the top row. dale: all the places were full.
alright, what is going on? we're looking out from our woodruff road skycam and we have clear skies and cool temperatures. it will be chilly for the morning.in the afternoon we will have warmer than normal temperatures for this time of the year. we have upper 40's to low 50's in the mountains and the upstate. franklin, 18 degrees. 19 degrees right now in andrews. it is in the 30's across the upstate. we will see it reach into the upper 50's in the upstate and the mid-50's for the mountains. we will look toward the weekend in a moment. we have a sunny day today with clouds building in tomorrow. by 2:00 or 3:00 tomorrow with a good chance of rain for both the upstate and the mountains. by saturday it clears up and it will be 54 degrees. then, colder temperatures arrive sunday and for the first of next
we will only get up to 37 on sunday. we have very winter-mike temperatures for the first of next week. geoff: caught on camera. they woman leading police on a chase ends up on the sidewalk. where that crash ironically ended. allyson: this car was encased in ice four days. e hour cough liquid. its advanced formula releases powerful medicine that acts fast while its extended release medicine lasts for 12 hours.
move free ultra. get your move on. allyson: a new myrtle beach ordinance allows wildlife control to shoot coyotes that are trapped in the city. you may remember this. a coyote ran wild through the myrtle beach airport during a busy time just two days before christmas. the new rule says wildlife specialists could kill the coyotes with a 22-caliber bullet. dnr says that's the most humane method of execution. geoff: starting next week, a midlands town will once again have law enforcement. working in the orangeburg county town of north on tuesday. the entire three member police department quit last year. the former chief resigned in december and the other two officers quit in october and november. this left the town of 750 people without any police. the orangeburg county sheriff's department had been helping out in their absence.
about getting a kitten? you can now, for two days only. you can adopt a cat or kitten for free. tomorrow and saturday greenville county animal care will be adopting out free felines. the cats will already be spayed or neutered vaccinated, tested for disease de-wormed, and microchipped. this past summer, the home of free cats and kittens events got a record of 1,330 felines new homes. they're aiming for at least 50 cat adoptions this weekend. geoff: it is powerball fever. this is a look at the 7-eleven in chino hills, california. it winning par jackpot ticket was sold there. unfortunately, we came up empty. dale: we will talk about your
we've a southwest breeze that temperatures. let's check on some of the area. degrees. in hagans county -- in pickens county, 28 degrees. we get colder temperatures coming out fthere. the teens and 20's in the mountains will climb into the 50's. that breeze makes it feel like 26 in spartanburg. normally, 52 is the average high. we are estimating 58 degrees today. the record is 82 back in 1911. that is a very unusual situation, but we can have warmer than normal days. the average is 47 in the
today, we will reach 54-55. channel a lot of cloud cover into the southeast tomorrow at 2:00 or 3:00. that rain will continue into friday night. it should be over by saturday. we do not see icy weather, just some rain. this weekend, it will be 58 degrees saturday and 51 degrees sunday with just 41 on monday. it will be cooler come the first of the week all over. we have an afternoon high of 58. 54 in the mountains today. and i stay to do something outside. rain in the forecast. we rebound saturday to the 40's in the upstate. we are cold and clear to start sunday and next week. the upstate. allyson: thank you, dale.
below $30 a barrel yesterday. it is the first time in 12 years. prices settled at $30.44 a barrel. this is great news for american drivers. aaa reports the average price of a gallon of regular gas fell below a $1.97 this week. this compares to $3.68 a gallon about 18-months ago. geoff: al-jazeera america is shutting down. the news channel has been on air for a little more than two years. the decision was announced yesterday at a staff meeting. officials say the station's last day will be april 30. some experts say the decision to shut down may the linked to falling oil prices. the al-jazeera media group is owned by the oil-rich government of qatar. allyson: a paris cafe has reopened two months after the terror attacks that left 130 people dead. carillon cafe became one of the symbols of november's attacks. gunmen killed fifteen people there and at a neighboring business. the mayor of the area where the cafe is located said with the
past. geoff: the michigan national guard jumped into action after called in to help deal with the water crisis in flint. the water crisis began in 2014, when the city in a cost-cutting move stop getting its water from detroit and began sourcing it from the much saltier flint river. environmentalists believe the salt corroded the lead pipes , which supplied the city's water. the national guard distributed bottled water, water filters and blood tests kits to check for lead poisoning. allyson: in grady county, oklahoma fire crews are investigating an oil well fire. at least four fire departments were called to the scene. large plumes of smoke could be seen from several miles away. authorities say smoke from the fire is crossing the road, and troopers have been forced to shut down all lanes of traffic on nearby roads. geoff: a police chase ended in a dramatic fashion right outside
and the entire incident was caught on tape. this happened in montana. officials say the chase started just before 5:00 p.m. local time when a woman was seen driving recklessly. police said she took off when they tried to pull her over. keci security footage caught the car eventually coming to a stop on the sidewalk right next to the station. the driver jumped out of her car and attempted to get into the building, putting the station on lockdown. police arrived and officers surrounded the car. the woman was finally was taken into custody. allyson: bill cosby will not be deposed next month in massachusetts, but his wife will. as you may recall cosby is being sued. he stands accused of defaming seven women in connection to sexual assault allegations. the judge delayed the comedian's deposition because he now faces criminal charges in pennsylvania. instead, camille cosby will be deposed on february 22. geoff: a federal appeals court has ruled wearing military medals that you haven't earned is free speech. a federal court in san francisco
of elven swisher. he's a marine, who had been convicted of violating the stolen valor act. he earned a purple heart he hadn't earned. a panel of judges found that wearing military medals conveys a message. and that message is protected by the first amendment. allyson: in buffalo, new york a breakthrough as a frozen car breaks through the ice encasing it. yesterday it sliced through the ice courtesy of a tow truck. workers covered the car in calcium. it then pulled and pulled. the driver parked outside a restaurant along lake erie sunday. the problem lake waves splashed and covered the car. then the temperatures dropped causing the car to become encased in a thick layer of ice. ricardo: i am ricardo lecompte. and the tigers have turned the
following wednesday night, they will face duke. in the second half, the tigers trailed by three. grantham scored 16 in the contest, tying the game 50-50. clemson then captures the lead. jaron blossomgame from the corner. he hits it, a 53-50 clemson lead. clemson is now up three in the second half. landry nnoko with one of his 4 blocks scored 12 points. clemson with now a five-point lead. dukes trims it to one with 20 seconds to go. roper has a nice dive. the tigers lead with 17. another ranked team goes down at the well, 68-63. undefeated south carolina on the
riley norris tied his career high in the first 20 minutes with 18 points. usc is now down 26. that was their first basket for the gamecocks. in 14 minutes, alabama rolls awy with this one. south carolina suffered the first loss of the year, falling 73-50. allyson: got milk? it is green in color and vanilla in taste. and packers fans can't get
it will be wet tomorrow as we expect showers to move in friday around 2:00 or 3:00. bring your umbrella and rain jacket tomorrow afternoon, but not today. geoff: thank you, dale. in this morning's buzz. cracking open a cold one took on a new meaning for green bay packers fans today. allyson: fans are sipping pints of green milk. geoff: kemps dairy plant in cedarburg, wisconsin started bottling green milk this week to celebrate the team's post-season run. allyson: the packers power pint, a limited edition green milk, hit store shelves wednesday. >> i think it tastes like egg nog. yeah it does. you know when you use to make egg nog at home? that is what it tastes like to me. geoff: as s ng as the packers keep winning and the fans keep drinking, kemps says, it will continue to produce green milk. dale: it goes with green eggs
allyson: i think it is a great idea. geoff: it is a huge marketing idea for the packers after the postseason. we will see where they go from here. allyson: they have a huge fan base. geoff: oh, they have a huge fan base. when we saw them play in charlotte, there was a lot of yellow and green. we are looking forward to this weekend. hopefully, they can go to the super bowl. announcer: live, local, breaking news. this is wyff news 4 today in hd. allyson: new information in this morning's breaking news police in indonesia say seven people, including four attackers, have been killed in terror attacks in downtown jakarta. witnesses say three suicide bombers exploded themselves in a starbucks cafe today. they received a warning from the