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KOFY
Jan 23, 2013 11:30am PST
area which is completely closed off because of the suspicious packagefo und on china basin street and 3rd and 4th. we got an update for you, it was reported at 8:46 this morning and found like outside a building. it is hard to tell. a san francisco police close off access to self streets. bomb sniffing dogs were also brought in and now they saying that suspicious device or package could be a military ordinance, some kind of military explosive or device. while no cars are allowed in this area, pedestrians are still getting through and you can hear construction continues in this area so there has been little disruption. an explosive expert is looking at the suspicious package which appears to be on the ledge of a building but like i said before it is really hard to tell. you can see police right now diverting cars and telling them either to turn around or go back but this area definitely is closed. we will have more for you as we get more information, live in san francisco for abc7 news. >> rain is on the way to the bay area. we will look outside at the low clouds from our camera on mou
KOFY
Mar 29, 2013 11:30am PDT
made and shipped to me from china. if i go to all that trouble i need to have my man by my side as my prince charming. >> so todd can you accept leah's dag age? >> yes, i can accept your baggage. >> congratulations. todd you can see a party in your future. they will enjoy a trip to beverly hills. good night. >> i'm really excited on our date that hopefully i can be your prince charming. >> honey, don't use your sleeve. for cold and flu season, there's clorox bleach. >> live from the kgo-tv broadcast center this is abc7 news. >> police are looking for the gunman behind a crime that has shaken richmond's toughest neighborhood when a shooting injured a baby in his own home. appliers offering a big reward. they believe another person also shot with the actual tar g the baby is recovering at children's hospital in oakland. that is where abc7 news amy hollyfield spoke to the family and joins us live. >> it is heartbreaking to watch grandparents walking into the hospital to visit their grandchild. the grandfather has been waiting 40 years to become a grandfather and all he wants to do is
KOFY
Feb 22, 2013 11:30am PST
facing serious challenges in asia, china, latin america, and africa. >> part of the world has been heard from and the challenge, really, is trying to figure out what the first things are he will do. >> her book is "prague winter, a personal story of remembrance and war," with more than 1,000 people waiting if three hours to get her autograph. dan ashley will speak with her today in san francisco. >> a message of perseverance is inspirational. >> we are all looking forward to the weekend. with the big lunar new year celebration in redwood city tomorrow downtown, and you will emcee? >> yes, at the family friendly event. >> maybe easier to get there than the one in china town, wherever you go the weather will be great. no need to worry about wet weather. now, you can see live doppler 7 hd shows it is dry. no radar returns. sprinkles are possible overnight from this system up to the north, and notice, though, the radar runs from here moving west to east rather than north to south and it will slide down the tail end of the cold front and so we my have a sprinkle. here we are in south be
KOFY
Apr 10, 2013 11:30am PDT
signed between china and california that aims to boost trade and investment. it was brokered between chinese commerce ministers and governor brown on a trade mission to beijing. the agreement would set up california and china task force to look at ways to expand investment and trade. governor 100 says he is not inclined to offer deep incentives because the state resolved a $27 billion budget deficit. >> a train engineer has saved the life of a dog that was tied to the train tracks in southern california. it happened in the desert 45 minutes east of palm springs last week. the engineer spotted the man leaving something on the track and slammed on the brakes. that "something" turned out to be this den-month-old mix terrier poodle which officials have nicknamed banjo. police tracked down the 78-year-old man who tied banjo to the tracks but they say he didn't understand what he had done and may suffer from dementia. banjo is great and up for adoption. >> he was treated gently and gave him the kind love he needs because he has been through so much. >> the shelter says it is getting floode
KOFY
Apr 25, 2012 11:30am PDT
. >>> panda has come off the disability list. this panda in china. just returned to a zoo in western china after spending two years being treated after he became ill this means a happy reunion between he and his brother. the two will be greeting visitors soon. so far he seems to be loving his sanitized room and fresh bamboo. they say he knows the difference. who is going to ask him? >> not us. >>> still ahead, beyonce has achieved many milestones. >> the new honor she has been given and what she say honey...? [ mom ] yes. honey, i can't find my internet cord. oh, i'll borrow hailey's. you're downloading movies. fast! from here? where is her cord?! we switched to at&t high speed internet and got wireless access. no more cords. wireless, okay, honestly, can i just get a cord, please? dad, the cord's invisible. [ female announcer ] call at&t today to get high speed internet for just $14.95 a month for 12 months with a 1-year price guarantee. it's the fastest internet for the price -- oooh. videos online? here? how much is that? nothin'. at&t high speed internet at home includes access h
KOFY
Mar 21, 2013 11:30am PDT
december with nlv beating cal by one. >> southwest china a hen layed an enormous egg. >> a click anyone china laid that percent around egg, three times the size of a typical chicken egg weighing half a pound and when they cracked the egg open it had two yokes. they found inside the egg, another egg! and then when she cracked that egg open, it had milk in it. unbelievable. >> jimmy kimmel airs live weeknights following abc7 news at 11 and then night line after jimmy. >> still ahead, new honor for some famous recording and how they are presented as part of american?yñw@2wÑbnp# 0p8m+ >> today at 3:00 on "katie" human trafficking in america, jada talks about her campaign to end the exploitation. on abc7 news, home cleaning is put to the test before you spend the money on new tools. something that is linked to higher rate suicide attempts in children. >> dozens are songs are taking their place in history to be remembered forever. >> "the twist" is the among the 25 recordings going into the library of congress for diversity and creativity. >> there are others including
KOFY
Dec 10, 2012 11:30am PST
nice ring to it. [ male announcer ] only from at&t. ♪ >>> new report says china will soon out-rank the u.s. as leading economic power. china's economy growing at healthier pace forecasts by 2030, asia will surpass north america and europe combined of global power based on gross domestic product growth, investment in technology. >>> president obama will make his first comments later today in detroit on his one-on-one talks at the white house yesterday with house speaker boehner to dodge that fiscal cliff. yesterday's mattering was the first since election day. mr. obama is expected to reveal details when he speaks to auto work there's afternoon. >>> "wall street journal" reporting hostess used employee pension money to stay afloat as it sank deeper toward bankruptcy. it isn't clear how much money was taken from the funds. today is the final day for bidders interested in taking overwhat is left of hostess to step forward. so far 160 companies have expressed interest which include wonder bread and twinkies. hostess closed last month. >> this morning the national transportation safety boar
KOFY
Aug 22, 2012 11:30am PDT
what we saw yesterday the china team juan of the top teams new -- team and one of the tom teams new zealand in the windy conditions we have here. >> reporter: but they love it? >> everyone was thrilled it was a spectacle, sailors were challenged we'll see more today through sunday. >> reporter: here's a look at what they have for you if you are interested in coming down we saw a lounge, beer garden, food, areas where you can learn about sailing and of course there's the racing starting today lasts through sunday when the finals will be 11:30 to 1:00 sunday the home team is oracle u.s.a. that team will not be competing today they will be in the water tomorrow. today the bottom six teams competing for the last three slots. again, they will get started today at 2:00. amy hollyfield, abc7 news. >>> so, how will the weather be when the races begin? >> let's check in with mike. >>> great question. you saw amy's hair was moving a little, the winds will be faster over the open waters especially towards 2:00, winds out of the southwest 15 to 25 knots. multiply it.1.15 and you get miles per h
KOFY
May 2, 2012 11:30am PDT
wants to day in china or leave? emerged from the embassy today the u.s. embassy, under an agreement with chinese officials allowing him to receive medical care and be reunited with his family. a japanese news channel captured this footage of the activist wheeled into the hospital. chen says he only left the embassy after a u.s. official told him that chinese authorities were threatened to beat his wife to death. he says he fears for his safety and wants to leave the country. u.s. officials have denied knowledge ofny threat to chen's family. >>> the taliban is threatening more violence on the one year anniversary of the death of bin laden in back stan attacks have already started following -- in pakistan attacks have already started following president obama's visit. >> reporter: the taliban is saying its spring offensive will start tomorrow it happens every year when the snowmelts. likely increase in militant attacks. despite increased security, taliban fighters launched a suicide attack in the afghan capital this morning, seven kill and 17 injured, including children. that just two
KOFY
Jun 22, 2012 11:30am PDT
. -- the annual contest has become so popular there's an entry from britain from as far away as china. 30 not so pretty pooches, a mary of opinion, will face off 4:30 first prize $1,000, a year supply of biscuits and worldwide attention. >> all dogs are cute. >> yeah in their own way. mike you got a cute one. >> i have a pretty lady named sally and lynn a pretty lady. special circumstance that brought sadie. >> she is a military dog. unfortunately, they are going to be restationed they were unable to take her and her brother scout a golden retriever he got adopted right away she is 6-years-old, a dachshund long haired like velvet. and he is very affectionate, obviously well disciplined. knows commands. she she is potty trained all those good things. only thing she is not thrilled with cats. the family should not have cats she would be a wonderful addition. she is allergic to chicken she has lost middle patches of fur. >> make sure that is not in her food and call, give sadie a home she is a lovely dog. they got a bunch of chihuahuas, no fee adopt them too. >> thank you. >> thanks for join
KOFY
May 10, 2012 11:30am PDT
about sweeping changes at its plant in china. >> this weekend, you can hear music from the days of the gold rush and meet visual artists in their own studios. ♪ >> music icon valerie simpson pays tribute in the rrazz room. >> and live and well with a band. 24th edition on fourth street in san rafael on saturday. >> relive san francisco music in the days of gold rush. it's about a legacy in davies symphony hall. see artists where they create during marin open studios in southern marin. >> emotional and moving and unforgettable. at marine memorial theater. >> legacy of pat brown opens in santa cruz film festival. >> more events around the bay. ♪ ♪ ♪ >> laura one a tony. she makes her debut in venetian room. also the bay area teen idol winner opens the show from bay area cabaret on saturday night. >> lots to do. >> for mother's day, right? >> perfect. >> for awful us here. thanks so much for joining us. >> "who wants to be a millionaire" is coming up next. >> have a great day. [ male announcer ] what i if we told you the 100% electric nissan leaf was the perfect car for you...
KOFY
Dec 12, 2012 11:30am PST
as a clear violation of international agreements. even china and russia called it regretable. north korea says the rocket is on a peaceful commission carrying a weather missile into orbit. >>> a san jose family may have nightmares for weeks. a truck crashed into their apartment the isn't their 2-year-old daughter flying. terry mcsweeney is at scene. >> reporter: happy ending, but a bump road to that happy ending the pick-up truck went racing through that fence, through that wall, into the crib where the 2-year-old was sleeping. if you don't believe this story has a happy ending, take a look at this. you can understand why 2-year-old nala robbins is speechless this was her wake-up call 3:30 this morning, a pick-up truck slamming into the wall of her bedroom, hitting her crib knocking her to the floor. >> i jumped and grabbed her and she was in shock and started crying. >> reporter: her dad says he believes in angels. nala's mom cessna la is an angel or at least was -- was acting like one. >> her crib is broken in half and she just flew out with no scratches. >> reporter: the driver o
KOFY
Aug 16, 2012 11:30am PDT
tight squeeze. a young boy in southwest china found him specific in a bad spot after he got his head stuck in a hole on a stone balcony. crews first tried to squeeze him out that didn't work so they brought in the jaws of life. they finally pulled him out. he's crying. after doctors gave him a once over he was reunited with his grandmother doing fine just a few tears. >> he's not going to try that again. >> no. i can see what his parents are saying. >> why did you do that? >> exactly. >>> if you like the clouds they will come back right now they have left as we talked about they would, sunshine over san jose now. as we look from mount sutro this morning you can see a one finger of fog across the golden gate heading through alcatraz to oakland where it is starting to repeal from the east bay shore. doppler shows how quiet it is. it is spinning up there, looking for precipitation may find some this weekend, right now, at least through tomorrow afternoon it is going to be dry. going to be warmer, clouds moved back to the coast faster today. everybody in the 60s until you get to fairfiel
KOFY
Dec 28, 2012 11:30am PST
daughter is a good actor catered to all her life. >>> china has passed a new law requiring peep to visit their parents. the new -- requiring people to visit their parents often or risk being sued it doesn't specify how frequently there should be such visits they say it is aimed at helping seniors who feel -- who feel neglected by their kids. >> we'll move on. mike is here. >>> we are going to talk about wet weather, we are going to talk about how it will not create what we are seeing here, this is part of a scenic hiking trail that connects baker beach with the golden gate bridge closed due to erosion park self has blocked after off the section of the trail that runs along side lincoln boulevard north of the pacific overlook in san francisco, signs are posted to warn hikers and bikers to take cult knits while engineers work on a repair -- to take alternates, while engineers work on repair.q we wanted to let you know that was happening before the weekend. here we look from -- yeah, we are looking from vollmer peak in the east bay hills camera looking off towards the northwest from sutro t
KOFY
Feb 19, 2013 11:30am PST
we want it in china, in india, in japan,n euro, because it means quality. >> anchor has been brewing beer in san francisco since 1896 and it will be the second facility in the cit aould quauple the output from 0,00 to 0,000 baels f bee the ojectcoul be ne by 20 16. >> stillhea tgh talk fr the president on looming automatic cuts. the message for congress ahead of the federal sequestration deadline. >> it isike a scene fr a llywood moe theargest diond heists in histo. a tearl court apprance r oscar pistoriu with diffeng [ fele announc ] this is a special meage from at&t. [ malennounc ] it's no secret at the pce of ings justeeps going up. [ femalennounc ] but weave some gd ne. 's o bundlprice prise. malennouer ] price you cadefinitelyount on for two whole years. from at&t. call to get u-verse tv starting at just $19 a month with our triple-play bundle. get the sa great price for twyears. pl nowwo times e inteet speedhan bere. [ male annncer ] swit today and t a totahome d includedor life. [ ma announc ] youet reliab higspeeinternet on our aance dital neork. chooserom spds to 24e
KOFY
Aug 28, 2012 11:30am PDT
efforts by firefighters to free him. @(@(zyh9Ñówño gñ÷?ó?q >>> daring rescue in eastern china. firefighters were called to the scene after a young boy got trapped between the walls of two houses. the-y 6d worlded his way into that narrow space the area was so tight he couldn't move his head, chest or arms. you can see he's crying when he came out firefighters had to use an electric drill and hammer to smash a hole in the wall. he was not seriously injured, you can see he was squared. >> i bet his folks are glad to have him out of there -- that was a lot of work. >>> mike getting to work talking our forecast. >>> warming trend today looking nice out if you like the warm weather. [ talking over each other ] >> temperatures closer to average in san francisco rare lately good observation ladies. 11:21 coming up on, you can see haze as high pressure firmly in control looking to the south from mount tamalpais you can barely see on the left side of your screen that is is -- that is sutro tower, beautiful more perfect picture you can see beyond that not to the farallons, it gives you
KOFY
Jan 16, 2013 11:30am PST
on friday. jason planned a trip from south carolina to china through san jose just so he could experience a long haul trip on the new 787. >> i took this and then i heard the news yesterday. i always love boeing but it is scary. i rayed if my safety so i don't mind taking another aircraft. >> he says that if and when the dreamliner flies again he will climb open board. officials have sent investigators to japan to look at the planes. no word on when they will start flying again. >> thank you, amy. president obama unveiled steps to reduce gun violence in america. he did so in front of schoolchildren who reached tout him in the wake of the connecticut school shooting. we have more on that story. >> last month shooting massacre in connecticut marked a turning point with 20 schoolchildren dead many americans said "enough." today, president obama announced an extensive game plan, perhaps the most sweeping push if gun control in decades. >> if there is one thing we can do to reduce this violence, if there is one life that can be saved, we have an obligation to try. >> helping the pre
KOFY
Nov 19, 2012 11:30am PST
summit this region of the world is becoming more important to the u.s. as it hopes to prevent china from dominating the pacific rim. lisa stark, abc news, washington. >>> tonight at 11, i-team investigation into adoption a family desperate for children trusted a local man. they say they were deceived. dan noyes tracked down the man. >> are you being straight with families about the kids they are adopting? >> what he says about the children who needed more than a good home. what the i-team has uncovered about his adoption business. tonight on abc7 news at 11, right after castle. >>> how can i look like that and you are telling me rain is not too far behind.>> tomorrow s the north bay better part of today and tonight. the storm track has moved north, we'll talk about rain and when it comes back to our neighborhoods. and an update, monday night football is in town. >>> just ahead, south bay families line-up to get holiday meals, why organizers are worried not everybody will be able to get the help they need. >>> beating the odds, a dog expected never to walk again is proving everyone >>> ne
ABC
Apr 15, 2017 11:44pm PDT
fund-raiser to benefit orphaned special needs children in china. 45-year-old patrick lam of san jose brought the football to the milpitas police department where he surrendered after he became aware he had been caught on surveillance cameras. video shows him at a seafood restaurant, taking the football and walking out. a woman had just bid $3,500 for it. detectives believe lam worked in tandem with another person. >>> investigators want to know what sparked a fire that broke out in a storage yard for used cars and vehicles being scrapped in fremont. sky7 flew above the scene at the west end of stevenson boulevard. that fire scorched about 20 cars before it was contained. firefighters had to cut through a gate to get to the scene. they also had to stretch hoses over a long distance to reach the nearest hydrant. >>> cell phone video captured a fire consuming a large home while firefighters raced to the scene in los altos. flamed gutted the home on ca see ta way around 4:15 this afternoon. nobody was hurt. it took crews about 45 minutes to put the fire out. investigators haven't said ye
KOFY
Apr 15, 2013 11:30am PDT
new concerns this morning that a deadly outbreak of bird flu will spread outside china. the debt toll there is now at 13 and more than 60 are sick and health officials are wanting this outbreak is still far from contained. abc7 news chief medical editor is in china and says the big concern is that the virus is spreading silently and could be just one plane ride away to coming to the united states. the virus goes from birds to humans. if it mutated and went person-to-person all bets are off and a plane ride would be dangerous. the united states is taking it very seriously and they have begun work on a vaccine just in case it comes to our shores and they have developed a diagnostic test in case someone who goes do china becomes ill. >> the doctor says the china government has also invited a team of international experts to provide some guidance. >> this is not a repeat of last monday, not 75 miles per hour winned gusts like last week but it is choppy and did it rain last night? we had .08 in pleasant town and i will tell you how fast they will get and how cool it will be before the big
KOFY
Dec 27, 2012 11:30am PST
pull -- >>> frightening scene in china a shark tank bursts sending water and the sharks rushing into a mall. >>> sacramento police say fourc] teenagerséaé7]m fairfield, san rafael, antioch livermore the rest of us in the low 50s monterey bay and inland upper 40s to low 50s, definitely brighter today, a lot of sun and dry weather, light rain moves in tomorrow and it turns over to showers saturday when we could have heavier rain friday night into saturday with showers dry pattern sunday, monday and tuesday, three days. here's what is going on, high pressure coming in drying up the system and the flow that's why we are going to have a dry day today. no rain today. just mostly sunny. let me show you what we are forecasting for what is going to happen 7:00 tomorrow morning you can see we have cloud cover. about noon you see light sprinkles ahead, steady rain moving into the north bay, over taking all of our neighborhoods by the evening as we go into the evening and overnight, slow starting to develop, darker greens show up, more moderate rain over the bay, also snow level down to
KOFY
Oct 16, 2012 11:30am PDT
illegally at one of is factories in china. foxconn says some were as young as 14. china's minimum legal working age is 16. foxconn says they were sent back-to-school. the company faced the complaint in august that students were compelled by their schools to work in the factories in china. >>> ipad mini will be launched a week from today in san jose. apple is inviting tech reporters to an event next tuesday. the invitations don't say what is planked, typically how apple does it. little doubt that it is go time for the smaller less expensive ipad, half the size of its big brother, will compete with tablets including the $159 kindle fire. the mini is expected to cost between $250 and $300. >>> we have fickle fog out from mount tam you can see the layer and winds blowing, there's a northwest wind offshore and this marine layer is very shallow it doesn't want to go away. couple hunt feet deep, hayward still reporting fog -- elsewhere the winds have switched to a northerly component mostly clear right now. eventually, you will get rid of that patch of fog over the east bay at our coast as wel
ABC
Feb 20, 2016 4:30pm PST
under way to usher in the year of the monkey. it will wind from market street to china town. sergio is live on market street with more. sergio? >> reporter: eric, the experienced parade watchers know they need to come and get one of their favorite spots along the route early. there are hundreds of people along market street for nearly 60 years, the chinese new year's parade has been a huge draw. it's known for being a spectacle of floats, firecrackers and drag ons. in the leadup to the parade, we've already seen a lot of the costume performers getting to their starting area. this is thanks to a small army of parade marshals who helped organize the more than 100 parade entries. this is well known to be the biggest outside of china and it often draws crowds from across the country, even around the world. this year, we've seen quite a few people dressed up as monkeys. they'll have starring roles aboard their floats. >> we have monkeys dancing on the float. >> incredible to represent oakland and the community. and it's just the energy, it's fantastic, it really is. it's an honor to be able
KOFY
Jul 16, 2012 11:30am PDT
stranded in china for three days. their confrontation with airline officials, next. ♪ ♪ >> two roj electric ends talk the stage why this concert was >>. ♪ ♪ >>> it was an epic performance. people are still buzzing about it in london. paul mccartney joined bruce springsteen but concert organizers turned off the sound after they strayed over the curfew of 10:30 p.m. organizers didn't even tell springsteen who kept going. [ applause ] >> the outrage was immediate and fans included london's mayor cried foul. the guitarist. when did london back police state? they are standing by their decision. put a stop on the boss? >> whoa! understandable but this fog, i tell you. >> north bay getting the brunt of the cool and misty weather. elsewhere we have sunshine but the wind is churning out there. here is a look from high definition emeryville camera. it looks pretty out there with clouds around. it feels quite blustery. in san jose enjoying sunshine. you've had it all morning long. you'll notice we have plenty of low clouds in the north bay. in fact they are banked up along the shoreline, going to
KOFY
Jul 24, 2012 11:30am PDT
. those stories and more later today. >>> lighten the mood as we go. some zookeepers in china, i shouldn't say lightened up, the worldest biggest pedicure. >> given to the elephants in eastern china. toenails wear down quickly in the wild they could be infected. >> the workers use a tag team technique, one distracts the elephant with apples while the other cleans and files. in case you are won doering that file is almost two feet long. long. didn't paint [ male announcer ] if you're ready to get more from your tv service, now's a great time to get at&t u-verse tv. make the switch! [ megan ] call now to get at&t u-verse tv for only 29 a month for six months -- with a total home dvr included free for life. plus add hbo and cinemax and get the first three months free. [ male announcer ] with u-verse tv, you can record four shows at once with a total home dvr that lets you play back, pause or rewind your shows from any room. get over 170 hd channels. that's more than cable. [ megan ] call now to get at&t u-verse tv for only 29 a month for six months -- with a total home dvr included
KOFY
Apr 30, 2012 11:30am PDT
clinton heads to china. >>> still ahead, rising from the ashes, major milestone about to be reached by the new world trade center in new york city. we'll take you inside the building, next. >>> the formerly conjoined >>> u.s. officials say the public will soon be able to read bin laden's last written or typed records. those documents gathered when they raided the compound. the paper include correspondence between bin laden and his affiliates and a diary written by his own hand. the documents will be made available by the army's combating terrorism center at west point this week. >>> happening now, construction milestone is being reached showing america is standing tall, literally nearly 11 years after 9/11. the freedom tower built to replace the twin towers has just become the tallest structure in new york city. you can see in this picture crews are right now installing that beam that puts the structure just above the height of the empire state building. t.j. winick reports. >> reporter: a trade center in lower manhattan is rising up once again to grab the tile of new york's tallest
KOFY
Aug 2, 2012 11:30am PDT
-- kofi annan's resignation highlights the failure of russia and china's support. u.s. officials say the syrian government was never willing to embrace annan's peace plan, which included sees fire. he is now -- included a cease-fire. more than 19,000 people have died in 2010. u.s. officials say the -- obama administration is giving 12 million dollars in new humanitarian aid to syria, bringing the total aid to 76 million. >>> this morning the monterey bay aquarium announced the death of joy the otter better known as super mom. joy was noticeable because of her blonde head and got the name super mom because she raised 16 stranded sea otter pups more than any otter in captivity. she was a strand pup herself found in 1998 in santa cruz. she was 14-years-old and dived old age. she leaves a nice legacy. >>> health warning for swimmers east bay regional park district says the level of coliform bacteria in the water at shadow cliffs in pleasanton exceeds state health levels but not enough to close recreation. swimmers are being told to not swallow the water and take a shower and dry off
KOFY
Jan 4, 2013 11:30am PST
veterinarian. >> tens of thousands of couples in china lined up today to get married hoping marrying on this date will bring them lasting romance. when you say 2013, january 4, in mandarin it sounds like "forever" and in many cities extra government staff was deployed to cope with the wedding rush and 10,000 couples were due to tie the knot. what do you think? >> i think i will go with what you say, however you try to pronounce it. >> i thank my dad for helping me with the pronunciation of that. >> still ahead, mike nicco will introduce us to >> a texas father spent 25 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit. he talks to katie about trying to clear his name and reunite his family. on abc7 at 4:00, a picture of a young diana before she became a princess and it was never published until now. on abc7 at 5:00, facebook has a new feature to make your phone a thing of the past. we have those stories and more at 4:00 and 5:00. >> a lot of people could use a smile on their face and a perfect pet will do just that. >> mike nicco has a new friend from the east bay spca. >> they do make
KOFY
Apr 24, 2012 11:30am PDT
at the coast. >>> we want to show you incredible video from china. this teenager appears to be swallowed up as she walks didn't the street. that whole just opened up in front of her. the res -- that hole just opened up in front of her. the cab driver rushed into the hole jumped in to help the two were pulled out by firefighters. family members used this video to help track that driver so they could thank him. the street has been eroded by underground water forming a hole. everybody is okay. >> very, very lucky. >>> live breaking news in san francisco this is montgomery and california a huge protest is taking place. occupy protesters angry with wells fargo says their exec s should pay more in taxes. they want to go into a shareholder's meeting there. mark matthews there. obviously, the street is blocked off so don't try to go through this area. much more at 4, 5 and 6:00. >>> today at 4:00, banks are raking in billions in overdraft fees despite government rules to curb them. how to get real protection. >> the abortion debate heats up in california as lawmakers consider letting m
KOFY
Jul 19, 2012 11:30am PDT
connection your whole house can count on. >> china and russia again vetoed the united nations resolution threatening sanctions against syria. in beirut president assad took immediate action to replace his defense minister today because the previous minister was killed yesterday in a blast along with two other members of assad's inner circle. this was the first appearance of assad since the blast. >> the wife of mitt romney has given an exclusive interview to "good morning america" robin roberts. ann romney reinforced her husband's refusal to make more of his tax returns public. >> we've given all you people need to know and understand about our financial situation and how we live our life. >> she said her family 10% of their income to the mormon church and he did not take a salary as massachusetts's governor. she says being diagnosed 14 years ago with multiple sclerosis was her darkest hour. >> it wasn't just the feeling, it is the unknown where is this taking me how long is this going to go on is it going to drag me down so much i have nothing left in life? >> romney says she
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Jun 6, 2012 11:30am PDT
china over censorship and web privacy. >>> new honda fit is the new king of electric cars. the japanese carmaker says their 2013 fit operates on epa rated fuel cost of $500, per year. it uses 29 kilowatt hours of energy per 100 miles and combine add justed rate going it were using gas, but it is not, of 118 miles a gallon. the highest fuel rating ever given by the epa. >>> we'll be right back. first, more local election results: great idea. so we'll switch to u-verse tv and internet.... that's just what we need... i got accepted into juilliard. [ dad ] that's great! can we talk about wireless plans? now we can video-chat. and faster internet... [ female announcer ] with at&t u-verse, you can build a personalized bundle to fit your needs. even when they change. switch now. bundles including u-verse tv, internet and home phone start as low as 79 a month for 12 months -- oubest bundle price ever. plus get a total home dvr included. choose from a variety of u-verse tv packages that let you record four shows at once... and play them back in any room. and when you add our wireless receiver ex
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Sep 24, 2012 11:30am PDT
youtube. foxconn says the fight broke out last night in a dorm near the factory in northern china. it took police 10 hours to stop it. foxconn and police say it doesn't appear to be work-related. comments posted on bulletin boards say the fight may have been triggered by a security guard hitting an employee. foxconn says production will resume tomorrow. >> meantime, apple released initial sales figures for the iphone 5 this morning. it sold five million phones in the first three days of the release. that works out to be district attorney, 157 permit beats -- beats the 4s record of four million sold in three days. most stores were sold out by saturday. many preorder customers have to wait until october to get one. >>> 43 days until the election nine until the first presidential debate many some analysts think that debate could be a make or break for mitt romney who has been having a rough ride on the campaign trail. karen travers explains he's trying to get a fresh start. >> reporter: don't call it a reset. this week mitt romney will be agrees sill storming the campaign trail. last
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Apr 16, 2012 11:30am PDT
violations in the manufacturing supply chain in china. and a russian mom trying to save a forest from a highway project. >> we have more than 520 of the major polluters on our list have come to us and several dozen of major brands collaborating with us. people call it a success. >> when they started clear-cutting without permits we took our protest into the forest and created a camp to stop the construction. >> the award was established in 1989. we'll show you all the winners tonight at 6:00. you can read their profiles on abc7news.com. look under see it on tv [zcscwewl(y"ww?:=1çk/l >>> [ unintelligible ] . >> who wants to be an a millionaire honey...? [ mom ] yes. honey, i can't find my internet cord. oh, i'll borrow hailey's. you're downloading movies. fast! from here? where is her cord?! we switched to at&t high speed internet and got wireless access. no more cords. wireless, okay, honestly, can i just get a cord, please? dad, the cord's invisible. [ female announcer ] call at&t today to get high speed internet for just $14.95 a month for 12 months with a 1-year price guarantee. i
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Aug 14, 2017 5:00am PDT
quote that includes iran, china and venezuela. >>> we are two months away from halloween, but annabelle creation is a prequel that focuses on a possessed doll. and reviews have been positive, but analysts were pretty surprised by the strong debut. and it earned $35 million in the u.s. and another $35 million overseas. it cost $15 million to make. dunkirk was second. and nut job 2 was in third and the dark tower and emoji movie rounded out the top five. >> bottom line, there's nothing to see at the movies. >> read between the lines. unless you alreadyaw that. >>> next things you need to know. >> read between the lines. >>> running for health and fun. the new program trying to change the lives of children in oakland. >>> and a wildfire threatens homes in southern california. the stand firefighters are taking to protect them. >>> we hope to make it a better >>> we hope to make it a better start
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Sep 28, 2016 5:00pm PDT
quote the larger world. one of the defectors remembers picking up a television broadcast from china that really changed her thinking. >> so i have to block the windo windows. >> the delegation is also here to draw attention to the abuse of north korean women who escape. >> we'll shift gears here.
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Apr 18, 2012 6:00pm PDT
accu-weather forecast. >> how president nixon's trip to china opened the door to new prosperity. - ( music playing ) - we know technology can make you more connected. but now it can make you more connected to your doctor through e-mail. test results from home. check records. change appointments. now doctors, nurses, techs, pharmacists are all digitally connected to each other. and ultimately connected to you. at kaiser permanente, we believe that if knowledge is power, shared knowledge is even more powerful. kaiser permanente. thrive. >>> rescuers trying to free a whale tangled in fishing line near southern california. they've been trying to cut the line away from the whale's head. colored buoy as tached to the whales and yesterday, they were able to remove about 100 feet of fishing line. mark matthews is on the headlands there have been several incidents called recent weeks. >> there is gray whales and this is the third gray whale that has been caught in fishing gear in the past month. from there, you can see the gray whaul trailing fishing gear floats and a boat. yesterday a t
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Feb 20, 2013 11:00pm PST
life and legacy of china's first emperor opens at the asian art museum in san francisco. the hope is this opportunity to view one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of our time will also help bridge relations between the u.s. and china. abc7 news reporter alan wang has a preview. >> 8,000 tera cotta warriors have been unearthed, but this is the only general. >> i enjoyed looking at the faces. they are all different. >> tonight was the gala opening of the exhibit that coincides with the last public appearance before returning to china. he hopes the exhibit will strengthen u.s.-chinese relations and attract more american students to his country. >> how many people from the private sector are supporting these initiatives? >> only a few war yes, -- warriors are visiting the u.s. they were created by artists some 2,000 years ago after china's first emperor unified the seven waring states and requested a terra-cotta army for his afterlife. there are hundreds of archers, but only one with green paints on his face. historians believe he was a military specialist who could communicate
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Dec 12, 2016 4:30am PST
relations between the united states and china. states and china. stay @@ while i was on a combat patrol my c in baqubah, iraq,nned out. a rocket-propelled grenade took my arm off at the shoulder. when i came home, i felt alone. my family was around me, but i couldn't talk to them about what i'd seen and what i'd done. i remember just thinking, man, the way i am right now, i don't want to live. i was discharged from the army, and i've been working with the wounded warrior project since 2007. warriors don't have to be severely wounded to be with the wounded warrior project. we do have a lot of guys that have post-traumatic stress disorder. being able to share your story, i guess it kind of helps you wrap your mind around what did happen over there. just because you've left the military doesn't mean your life is over, because when these guys are coming home, i'm kind of leading and training them, instead of for combat, i'm leading and training them to heal. and if i come away with anything from the wounded warrior project, it's them giving my life back. my name is norbie, and yes, i do suffer
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Apr 5, 2013 11:00pm PDT
will make his first trade trip to china. among the delegation to go with him are representatives from the wine country. sergio is here with the story. sergio? >> governor jerry brown predicted billions of dollars in exports because of this trip and people representing tourism and hollywood studios and even california agriculture will be part of his delegation. california wines will be playing an important role. >> when governor jerry brown makes his first trip to china, california wines will play a role in all of the dinner events planned. they have been recognized as some of the best in the world. in china they are relatively unknown. >> they know all sorts of things about california. we are the fourth largest wine producing region in the world. >> to chinese consumers, california is recognized as the home of the golden gate bridge, disneyland and movie studios. all of the industries will be a part of the governor's delegation of more than a hundred people who will be traveling to several cities in china including beijing and shanghai. and it is another chance to make furtherren road
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Sep 23, 2012 5:00pm EDT
manufacturing when president obama took office. this is china's. under obama, we've lost over half a million manufacturing jobs and for the first time, china's beating us. seven times obama could've stopped china's cheating. seven times he refused. it's time to stand up to the cheaters, and make sure we protect jobs for the american people. [ male announcer ] barack obama: failing to stop cheating. failing american workers. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >> gas prices are starting to fall. the average price for regular unleaded in the washington, d.c. area is down four cents from one ago. prices are still higher than last week at this time. the average price was $3 per gallon through the end of the year. theolitical cartoons, old as american politics. the campaigns are capping -- to 21st century technology, but sore cartoonists. black-2012 campaign in and-white, with some shading. the editorial cartoonist has hit his prime season. >> we have covered up the back- forth. watching the commentary has been part of the american politics before day.ion in 2012, the landscape is
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Oct 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
with china. from film makers to venture capitalists we'll have a look at a booming business trend. >> the a's are one win from joining playoffs for the first time in six years, we'll have >> it's going to be the busiest week of the year for tourisms. >> this will offer something for everyone. the weekend including the regatta, hardly strictly blue grass festival and of course, fleet week. we're out with a preview. hi, mark. >> you know people have been talking to tell me they don't remember seeing a week of big events like this coming together this week and particularly this weekend. bhu angels coming for fleet week ask will drew a big crowd with ships and sailors from around the world. >> seeing them fly and practice, and the parade of ships that we have... >> the mayor launched fleet week coinciding with a three-day free music concert in golden gate park. and maybe not so coyens dentally with the america's cup world series with the largest u.s. audience, cats racing in the bay while the air show goes overhead. and the likelihood giants will be in town and there is more. >> this
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Jul 4, 2017 12:00pm EDT
, and this is a just houra representative from china said at the u.n. that his country wants to deescalate rising tension. >> sooner or later it will get out of control and the consequences will need disastrous. >> the russian and chinese ministries released a joint statement in response, or suggesting -- in response, suggesting a moratorium. twitter,ump took to suggesting china could end this nonsense once and for all. that tweet starkly different from two weeks ago when the president tweeted that china's efforts have not worked out. for months, trump has been trying to get china to intervene, going back and forth on how helpful the country might be. >> on our own. on thes no one that islong death of a 22-year-old american college student after 17 months in captivity. janai norman, abc news, washington. >> still ahead, risking their lives to save the lives of others. to a ceremonyou honoring the officers who were hurt havertys furniture helps even when life isn't.t are you sure you don't want me to call an exterminator? (muffled) aw, come on. it's j
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Mar 24, 2017 6:00pm EDT
bouhlel took today -- that bao bao took at her new home in china. >> the six month anniversary of the national museum of african american history and culture. it has attracted more than a million people. they expect the crowd to get larger. ♪ leave it to the pros? i am a pro. i made this lawn from seed pride, and less water than you'd think. to those who'd say the grass is greener on the other side.. i politely disagree. pennington smart seed. guaranteed to grow with 30% less water. reclaim your turf. horace: bab to breaking news -- back to breaking news at the capitol hill after the leaders pulled healthcare bill because they could not get enough vote. the president trump blamed democrats for the failure. "world news tonight" will have more on the healthcare debate at 6:30 tonight. michelle: "7 on your side" with another possible benefit to birth control pills. other than preventing pregnancies. scottish researchers found woman who took the pill reduced the risk and blood cancers. today a major phone company hitting hangup button on the unwanted scam and the robo calls. t-mobile ha
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Oct 3, 2017 11:00pm PDT
warriors will be playing their first preseason game against the t-wolves in china while minnesota's taking it seriously, steve kerr's letting his guys play tours. our tour guide is abc 7 sports director larry beil. >> on their first full day in china some of the warriors made the trip to hong kong for a little sightseeing. this is golden state's third visit to china. the team came over in 2013. but this is their first trip over as defending nba champions. >> i think everybody here appreciates what has transpired between those two trips and really to be here today as nba champions is just a sign of how the warriors and how the nba is growing globally. >> reporter: when yao ming played for houston, naturally this entire country rooted for the rockets. but now the warriors have become china's team with steph curry, klay thompson, kevin durant and draymond green all frequent visitors to china in the off-season. damian jones is seeing china for the first time and excited to be here. >> we're one of the closest teams to china. we probably have a good fan base here, guys who follow the war
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Aug 25, 2015 6:00am PDT
after a 10 length night for changes in china. outside the new york stock exchange in lower manhattan. we saw the force of katrina is a message on the board and company want to see how investors will react to the china's central bank cutting interest rates for the economy. overnight, chinese stocks did tumble for the 4th datum bowling big time, hit the lowest int in eight months, and european markets have rebounded somewhat after a day heavy losses and stock futures are rising so word of a positive sign of several hundred points up before the opening people. stay with us as we follow park coats at 630 and tack you to the stock exchange and a full report at the nasdaq from jane king and follow us on twitter@abc7newsbayarea. we will have instant alerts. >> former san francisco ambassador bill lavada is arrested for drunk driving, the cardinal was arrest on thursday driving on the big island. the mug shot courtesy of the hawaii remember unit -- tribune herald. he was on vacation, the 79-year-old was archbishop of san francisco increase 15 years until 2005 and once he was the highest rank
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May 4, 2012 4:30am PDT
flight tracker. >>> happening right now we just got word out of china from secretary of state hillary clinton on the blind chinese dissident. she just wrapped up a news conference saying the u.s. embassy staff and doctor have met with chen in the hospital. clinton says progress is being made in sensitive diplomatic dealings with china to give chen the future he wants. china is making a potentially face-saving compromise. tahman bradley has the latest. >> reporter: stakes are high as the chinese activist fight force his freedom. u.s. is trying to balance support for human rights while maintaining important ties with china. chen left the embassy to be with his family fearing for his life he's begging hillary clinton for protection. my situation now is very dangerous chen tells a reporter, basically right now i'm worried. the u.s. is scrambling to come up with a solution. the state department says u.s. officials in china have spoken to chen currently being treated for injuries at a hospital. if the u.s. decides to help chen it may be impossible to get him back from chinese authorities. d
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Sep 25, 2015 12:00pm EDT
announcement at the national zoo. first lady michelle obama and china's first lady announced the name of the newest handout. our jeannette reyes is live with the details. what is the name? over is already all twitter. we have gone the exciting news. the new name is bei bei. the scene was quite different a few minutes ago. there were about 200 people outside of the zoo. what is interesting is about half of them did not know why they were being held up. actually, most of them did not know what was going on, period. we did have a lot of people from china wanting to get a look at the first lady. then we told him the news. the first lady stopped by the panda house to recognize 40 years of scientific collaboration between the united states and china around giant panda conservation. from chinaas brought 15 years ago. they were accompanied by the first public charter school in washington and chinese. and mrs. obama learned a little mandarin there before she went to china. they were also present during the news you take a listen. the first ladies chose is "bei bei." the expertsosen by in a pro
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Jan 9, 2016 6:00pm PST
family is from china and now in the bay area as investigators search for her. police were supposed to reply to china friday morning, but -- rather, she was supposed to fly to china friday morning but didn't board her flight. >> catching an uber-ride will be cheaper. the company is lowering price biz 10% in san francisco while si cities in the east bay and south bay will see a 20% cut. we were at san francisco airport as doeses of divers protested the cuts and an uber-spokesperson says this is the slow season to they're dropping fares. prices will be in eight indefinitely. >> a gun show in dally city is show gun owner and enthusiasts and organizers expect double the normal crowds do to recent proposals by president obama for more restrictions on gun sales. >> reporter: this morning's rain did not stop thousands of people from checking out the gun show here at the cow palace. some concerned about new gun initiative biz probe appropriation others worried about their permanent safety -- personal safety. >> good ammo for a good price, he bought ammunition for use on the firing range. some
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Apr 16, 2017 6:00pm PDT
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Dec 2, 2016 11:00pm PST
-standing u.s. policy toward china. professors i talked to in the south bay, call it a calculated move by president-elect donald trump. >> china, i promise, will be really, really mad. >> reporter: robert wood is a professor of strategic management and global business at san jose state university. he says by talking to the president of taiwan, president-elect trump is sending a message to china. >> what he's clearly showing is that we are going to have a different relationship, between the u.s. and china from what we've had through republicans and democrats since 1979. >> reporter: that's the year the united states broke diplomatic ties with taiwan. greg corning at santa clara university agrees, this is mr. trump setting himself apart. >> china is the second largest economy in the world. it's our major security competitor. making china happy is perhaps not his main priority. >> reporter: mr. tump took to twitter saying, the president of taiwan called me today to con grat me on winning the winning the presidency. >> november 19th, the trump organization was in taiwan, trying to close a rea
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