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Apr 16, 2017 6:00pm PDT
china for a solution. and. >> e.j. is hundreds of days ♪ the sun'll come out for people with heart failure, tomorrow is not a given. but entresto is a medicine that helps make more tomorrows possible. ♪ tomorrow, tomorrow... ♪ i love ya, tomorrow in the largest heart failure study ever, entresto helped more people stay alive and out of the hospital than a leading heart failure medicine. women who are pregnant must not take entresto. it can cause harm or death to an unborn baby. don't take entresto with an ace inhibitor or aliskiren. if you've had angioedema while taking an ace or arb medicine, don't take entresto. the mosare angioedema,effects low blood pressure... ...kidney problems, or high potassium in your blood. ♪ tomorrow, tomorrow i love ya, tomorrow ♪ ask your heart doctor about entresto. and help make tomorrow possible. ♪ you're only a day away. >>> president trump is spending easter at his mar-a-lago estate where he's been relatively quiet so far about north korea's failed missile launch this morning. the launch comes after a week of growing tensions with the co
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Oct 4, 2017 6:00pm PDT
the warriors are in china now playing preseason games. as you know steph curry is in china with 3 million followers. in august he said my heart goes out to all those effected by the earthquake. so really connecting with people there. today, in his first post since arriving in china, he posted a little video, and i'll show it to you here. he also used the phrase for hello in chinese. >> we're back, steph curry on the way back from practice. >> you ever cooked chinese for you? >> we made a couple chinese dishes. we learned how to handmade -- >> yeah the video was shot earlier state side with an old friend. now fans just love him with many posting pictures of steph, lots of emojis, here's fans who posted a picture of their room with the warriors' theme. not to be length of time out a warriors' team held a sign of clay thompson. and of course we'll want to reiterate that message, dan, happy auto moon festival. >>> only actions 7 news in china right now. coming up larry beal looking at how less or more for the nba champions. also ahead -- >> two new smart phones is what was announced a
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Oct 3, 2017 6:00pm PDT
. >> sports director larry beal continues his travel in china with the warriors. larry acting as our tour guide in the first full day for the team in china. 40 years ago this was an agricultural city, population of a few thousand people. the government transformed it into a business center, now home to 10 million. hong kong an hour away. some of the warriors made the trip to hong kong for a little sightseeing. this is golden state's first visit to china. the team came over in 2008 and 2013 but this is they're first trip over as defending champions. >> i think everybody appreciates what has transpired between the two trips. to be here today as nba champions is a sign of how the warriors and nba's growing. >> reporter: the warriors have become china's team with steph curry, clay thompson, kevin duran, frequent visitors so china in the off season. damian jones is seeing china for the first time and excited to be here. >> you might have a good fan base here, guys that follow the warriors, just to come out here, get the fans, it's pretty cool. >> reporter: in china with the warriors, larr
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Aug 12, 2015 6:00pm PDT
china's deevaluation of its currency. >> albiba's sales fell short and stock fell more than 6% today and hit a record low. >>> macy's didn't do so well, reporting a 26% drop in profits due to the west coast port problems this year and weak spending among tourists. they're hoping to sell more stuff in china on alibaba. >>> sam locado announced an incentive for manufacturers who expand in san jose, saying it expands opportunities for those without college degrees. >> there is nothing more engaged about trying to broaden opportunities for so many folk who's are still struggling in our valley. >>> manufacturing accounts for 18% of the job base. the city committed $200,000 to retro fit vacant industrial buildings and provide accelerated permit to new businesses. >>> two state agencies today kicked off drought relief efforts, the california energy commission requiring new shower heads. it doesn't go into affect for three years. the state water board is offering $100 to replace 60,000 toilets with more efficient models and $2 per square foot to replace your lawn. you can alie on abc7 news.com.
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Sep 1, 2015 6:00pm PDT
commit new crimes while in prison. >>> blame it on china. stock prices took another big plunge today. the dow fell another 469 points or almost 3% of its value. down almost 1500 points in the past two weeks. bay area companies taking the biggest hits today include google, down $20 a share, decembtesla, down $10 a share and netflix, down 8%. ly ann -- lyanne melendez is log whether this will spill over to the economy. >> reporter: so far september is living up to its reputation, every year considered the worst month for the dow jones. this time around we have a few negative factors that could make for a very difficult year. zach richard is a truck driver. he knows whatever happens in china will have an impact on his livelihood. >> we haven't get it in here, then that's no work for the drivers that are going into the port. bottom line is, the end customer won't be getting their products on time. >> reporter: asian countries are the port of oakland's major trading partners at 76%. china is at the top of that list. >> if i'm not making money, i'm not paying my mortgage, i'm not paying my
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Oct 6, 2017 6:00pm PDT
having a good time and why not in china. the warriors are being treated like "wow" means is tyou save 50% or more.ngs. there are three stages of "wow". denial. - is this price right? - acceptance. and boooyah! wait for it. boooyah has three "o's". ♪ grocery outlet bargain market ♪ - this week, classico extra virgin olive oil is just $3.99. >> announcer: now sports from abc 7 news. >> how cool is it to be the golden state warriors. every where they go in china they're treated like rock stars. it's not just the players, the dub's team reporter has also become a fan favorite. >> reporter: steph curry is the face of the warriors' franchise, in china there's another face they grown to love. that's lauren scott. he hosts the warriors' highlights on nba.com. i don't know how i should put this but -- >> lauren scott is kind of a big deal. >> a couple seconds i wanted to do a view in china because you're kind of a big deal here. >> hold on a second i'm texting this guy, he wanted something. >> lawrence is a guy whose easily swayed by praise. he used to be kind of like this down to earth gu
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Feb 9, 2015 6:00pm PST
hazard. >> china's wealthy elite are buying bay area homes in record numbers potential buyers made purchases after looking at videos. competition is stiff ares one firm with a plane to show them the splendor of where we live. >> in china you don't have homeownership. it's a 70 year lease. >> abc7 news shows us what it takes to get the deals done. >> coming up just ahead, a relentless winter weather back east. how much you can make plowing snow. >> a new battle ground over same-sex marriage. judges in one state are refusing to comply with the supreme court order. >> and why the salmon industry isn't too happy >>> still no end in sight for the snow storm. another two feet of snow expected today. this is one of the ten snowiest winters and snow is a 30 day record. schools closed today and will be again, tomorrow. almost all flights were cancelled, one snow removal service has been getting 100 calls per day and taking in $400,000 in two weeks. that is almost triple. >> dozens of people dressed in red are expected to descend on city hall to hold [o a die in. >> today a priest offered pr
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Jan 25, 2016 6:00pm PST
expansion into china. >> this challenge is to figure out because our cars in china are coming with a high import duty. >> musk says the company plans to open a production facility in china so it will probably take three years. >> elan musk has dreams of creating a hybrid. >> to compete with california's high speed rail. coming up, meet the uc merced students who say they can make a trip from san francisco to l.a. happen in 30 minutes for $20. >> what is right about me not be able to stand in my neighborhood too long? >> reporter: accusations of racial profiling on nextdoor.com. >>> the oakland company landed a contract for aerial advertising during the super bowl. >>> here is a look at the traffic as a result of street closures for super bowl city. it's slow going in and around the financial district. >> down load the . >>> pictures and posts on social media, some call it neighbors looking out for neighbors in one part of oakland. some community leaders are accusing some residents of racial profiling. tomorrow, oakland city leaders will meet with representatives from nextdoor.com. >>
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Jan 15, 2016 6:00pm PST
. >> china's struggling economy is one reason why investors are worried. but grace relies on common sense to help her with her picks. >> my house it's probably you look at it if it's made from china. >> and their advice? >> pick companies that won't lose a lot of money. >> bears, they say, can turn into bulls. >> the kids, man. >> they're applauding on wall street today. but around the bay area, we've got a wet weekend coming up. >> we do. there is a wet weekend coming up. >> there is some sprinkle activity. and one thing for us and here is the picture now looking at live doppler 7 hd. clouds increasing here in the central part of the bay area. there is moisture, much is not hitting the ground yet, moving across the north bay as we speak. 50 in half moon bay. mid-50s around the bay at 58. and here is the view from our east bay hills camera looking westward across the bay under dry conditions. these forecast features we'll see rain tonight, a stronger storm sunday and showers continuing into early next week so we've got a span of wet days here. 6:00 tomorrow morning, an area of rather mode
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Jan 2, 2016 6:00pm PST
in china camp park. >> the downfall was the wind. the wind wasn't so rough, we could have made it. >> night the way the new year's fishing trip was supposed to end, after the 30-foot commercial fishing vessel, jenna j, lost engine power and was headed for the shoreline rocks at china camp state park. >> a little unnerving. >> a little bit. >> the captain matt phillips says the seas were rough saturday and the winds were fierce. >> blowing 15 knots or 20, pretty rough. blew is right up fast. i. >> it wasn't holding. chuck our then rocks. '. >> reporter: the can't radioed for help before running aground. both men made it it to shore safely. >> it's easy to sink a boat in these waves. this is when we have most of the problems. an outgoing tide but the vessel was being blown into show. >> the coast guard says she vessel likely ran out of gas and the fiberglas hull prevented any leak. the fishing trip wasn't a total loss. >> i caught one fish so it's cool, and i saved it. >> reporter: salvage crews will try to move the boat from the rocks but that has to wait until high tide sunday mor
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Dec 27, 2015 6:00pm PST
. that's a day faster than "jurassic world" which had the help of china, "the force awakens" doesn't open in china until january 9th. other records including the biggest christmas day earnings of $49.3 million, which doubleed the 24 million earned by sherlock holmes in 2009. and "star wars" had the biggest second weekend ever in north america, 153 million. and daddy's home debuted in second with $38 million. general fur lawrence, joy, debuted in third with 17 million. sisters and al spring the chipmunks around out the top five. "star wars" is owned by our parent company, disney. that's it for abc7 news at 6:00. i'm caroline forks >> hi were. i'm lizzy bermudez. welcome to "bay area life" where lifestyle, interest, food and entertainment come together. there's so much to explore. on today's show, a 10-year-old remarkable story. >> pretty great. >> then and herb garden with healing powers. >> this is a wonderful nervous system plant. >> plus, six vendors under one roof. >> i smell indian, i smell pork slider. >> and get your baby the best start. >> your baby needs you and hearing your voice
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Oct 22, 2017 6:00pm PDT
about noise, traffic. >>> tesla is going to build its own factory in shanghai china. this is the first of its deal for the foreign auto maker. china needs to world in electric sells and the country is moving forward for electric cars. this could give tesla lower production costs but it's not likely to eliminate the 25% iport tax. tesla released a statement in june saying they're working with shanghai to establish a manufacturing facility there. >>> honoring the dead with modern dance and music. the east bay event that celebrates the lives of those we lost. >>> it's about to heat up here in the bay area. spencer christian coming up next with the accuweather contest. >>> the 49ers honor 2008 clark at the game. and ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >>> honoring those who have left us both in our lives and ancestors we've never met. they took center stage in oakland today. >> spirits be with us. abc 7 news was at the oakland museum of california when the past came alive. >> now the museum kicked off its 23rd annual days of the dead exhibit. this year's theme celebrates butterflies. >> not only a migratining
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Jul 13, 2016 6:00pm PDT
flights a day leaving oakland. >>> tonight, united launched its first nonstop night between sfo and china. the flight took off around 2:30 this afternoon. it will take nearly 13 hours to reach its destination. the city in china is gaining a reputation as the silicon valley of china. this is one of five new international routes united is adding from sfo. >>> the end of tesla's resale guaranty, they used to promise owners their cars would be worth more than three years than comparable cars like bmw and mercedes. the electric cars are holding value better than expected, but the autopilot system is under investigation because it was found to be in use during a deadly crash. today, tesla's stock dropped nearly a percentage point. the dow and s&p 500 each continued to set new records. wall street really on a roll, the dow closed at 18,372. the s&p is over 2150. >>> nintendo stock slumped today despite the success of poke nmo go. >> and pokemon go has sparked problems. there are reports of people getting robbed or distracted by the game. >> and new at 6:00, get a look at how new smart signs will
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Apr 26, 2017 6:00pm PDT
the cuisine of china to the u.s. >> henry chung, you may not have known his name, but chances are you know his food, with six henry hunan restaurants in francisco, the chain is synonymous with hot chinese cuisine. they opened their first hunan in 1974, inspired by president nixon's visit to china hoping to forge a new relationship with china. with their signature meat pies, and hunan chicken, the new yorker wrote an article calling it the world's best chinesing restaurant. >> we went from being moderately successful to being so busy that we had lines that went around the corn e. >> herb caen followed. diana passed away in 2003, henry died sunday at home in the richmond district at the age of 99. they leave behind eight children and a legacy of giving, having endowed scholarships at several universities. henry chung's funeral is now being planned, it will be a celebration of an extraordinary live and no doubt extrordary food. >>> a new report points out that drugged driving is more -- the most common drug found was marijuana, last november, california became one of nine states to l
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May 6, 2016 6:00pm PDT
china town. officer as signed to chinatown recognized him in a car today. he is charged with assault with attempt to commit rape. >>> strikers stormed city hall this afternoon. abc7 news was in the the doctor got concerned by the weakened condition. the protestored continued to strike until the san francisco mayor fires the police chief. >> an emotional day for relatives of a young girl killed during a sleep over three years ago. eric thomas shows us what happened today in a courtroom. the family waited three years to let the grief go for just a moment. and cheer the conviction of this man. 25-year-old darnel williams, the young girl's killer. >> just relieved. like nobody knows. >> she was just eight years old in july, 2012 and sleeping over at a friend's house, williams came to the door and opened fire in retaliation for the killing of his friend that day. he fired 15 shots into the home, killing alaysha and wounding three others and convicted in a robbery and murder of a 22-year-old in berkeley. >> i'm truly thankful and greatly my son is who he was. we appreciate the closure tha
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Dec 31, 2016 6:00pm PST
flight 890 left shanghai, china, where it's already 2017 and set to land here in the bay area where it is still 2016. let's look at times square in new york citiy thousands are packed in. up to a million are expected to gather to watch the ball drop at midnight. outgoing u.n. secretary general ban ki-moon gets to push the button to drop the ball. you can spend us with the nurse rockin' eve with ryan seacrest. we'll get you caught up on the news at 11:00 and then back to ryan seacrest through modified. >> now the accuweather forecast with drew tuma, we'll welcome the new year under clear and quiet skies. a we can storm sim to the howth so live doppler 7 is perfect visible for the fireworks. the forecast calls for a cool and dry new year's on. we were highlight the arctic blast last week. it's going to be put on hold. out there right now, 40s and 50s. 50 in oakland, 49 in san francisco. 50 san jose. overnight tonight, mainly clear skies. the immediate bay water, comfortable as we welcome 201. mid-to-low 40s. future weather on the first die of 201, in the morning -- 2017 in me morning, sunsh
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Aug 13, 2014 6:00pm PDT
sales were down in china. on wall street, nasdaq added 44, s and p went up, 12. amazon introduced a new device, amazon local register, it's a card reader putting amma son in competition with pay pal, and square. and burger king says it's getting rid of the low fat fries sales have been weak and only a third of the franchises opted to keep them on the menu. >> taking a look at the growing humanitarian crisis in iraq. what will the united states do to help? >> extreme weather what. people are contending with tonight after getting more than a foot of rain. >> also, a bay area doctor who is fighting to end the spread of the deadly ebola virus. for them, it's become personal. stay with us. another half hour. >>> "new york times" is reporting u.s. air strikes and come. rdish fighters have broken the siege on top of the mountain, but officials confirm the situation there is desperate. >> being called an exodus of biblical proportions. u.s. troops are now in iraq to assess the humanitarian crisis the white house is looking at options for evacuating uziti refugees trapped on mount sinjar. >> we
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Jan 4, 2016 6:00pm PST
a slow down in china. the dow plummeted 276 points, closing at 17148. it's the worst in two weeks. >>> pan doera dropped by apple survived the selloff and stocks gained.9%. >> china's weak manufacturing report is raising fears about the global growth outlook. >> analysts are saying there is no need to panic. >> stay away from trying to time the market. the market is down big today, but the fundamentals, we think, earnings, valuations, and interest rates point toward modest gains in the coming year. >> losses were so big in asia, trading was halted by a new system on the two main exchanges. >>> a ship that would boost trade between asia and the u.s. is part of the port of oakland today. the benjiman franklin arrived carrying 18,000 containers. think showed the ship carrying products back to asia. analysts believe the ships could reduce the cost of shipping. >> it's a heart wrenching start to the new year for people in southern california. still ahead, the first day back to work for survivors of the san bernardino terrorist attacks. >> and an armed standoff between the federal gover
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Dec 31, 2014 6:00pm PST
bad news for a china twoentown institution in san francisco. empress of china will close doors for good. it was a favorite for ornate decorations and views. and is closing because it dropped off. >> christmas is over. holiday deals are not. there are still discounts. >> coming up in just a moment here is a look back at digest stories this year on abc7 news.com. >> some mated us cheer. bulldog: the red tags mean save up to 40% on clearance mattresses. get up to 48 months interest-free financing on tempur-pedic. pup: i found a red tag! [laughter] bulldog: mattress discounters' year end clearance sale ends soon! holidays may be over but shopping is going strong. yes. more hot deals are out there and >> retailers are keeping registers ringing. stores offering amazing bargains to try to capture sales while customers are returning gifts with cards in hand. retailers are offering items 50% to 60% off. and and the biggest shopping day of the year was last sunday. air fares go up or down but will they go up or down in the new year? a study now says that fairs will drop in 2015 and shows wil
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Oct 20, 2016 6:00pm PDT
, among them, an apparent softening towards a chinese military build up in the south china sea. the record of cooperation goes back generations so this is baffling to local philippino who's live here. >> at the manila market they sell foods fresh. it's a taste of home for locals who miss home. that cannot be said about the politics back home. >> i don't want to mention my name. i don't want to. it's dangerous. >> why? do you think they'll come and get you? >> i don't want to get in trouble. >> with who? >> with the president of the philippines. >> there is fear against the filipino president. >> do you trust this guy? >> no. i hate him. i don't like him. he looks like a dictator. >> in past weeks he has spoken out against president obama. today in beijing announcing the philippines would separate itself from the united states and instead, go with china or possibly russia. america has lost, he said. >> i don't understand. you know? why he's doing that. >> from the state department, puzzlement. >> is it just the united states who is baffled by this rhetoric? we have heard from many of
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Aug 8, 2016 6:00pm PDT
, conducting cyber espionage attacks in russia, china, sweden and ÷úmybelgium. syantech says it lives in an organization's network, giving control over infected machines. >> let's turn tov: bay area business watch.xd barkley's bank agreed to payko $100 million to settle claims it improperly set key interest rates almost a decade ago. authorities sayxd in the crisisn 2007 to 2009, the british bank lowered rates to avoid the trouble. has bought jet.com, jet.com sells 12v: million products and coming from more than 2400 retailers. pokemonç go raked in $200 milln in the first month on the market. that iszvp according to data by sensor tower. pokemons7 go was the fastest mobile game to reach 10 million down loads per day. >>> coming up next, a reason so many gas stations are closing in the bay area that has to do with more van çódevelopment. at at&t, we believe in access. the opportunity for everyone to explore a digital world. connecting with the things that matter most. and because nothing keeps us more connected than the internet, we've created access from at&t. california household
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Jul 26, 2017 6:00pm PDT
scrutiny for labor practices in china. >>> senate republicans are now considering what they're calling a skinny repeal of the affordable care act, saying it might be the best way to move forward on this issue. it would abolish the individual and employer insurance mandates, but not cut medicaid. that's after seven republicans joined democrats. >> we're determined to do everything we can to succeed. members in both parties have health care ideas they would like to offer. if you've got one, bring it to the floor. >> senate minority leader charles schumer said a skinny repeal is just a ruse to get a full repeal with cuts to medicaid. "abc7 news" was at zuckerberg's general hospital this evening. that's where people joined to hold hands for health care. this was organized by the group indivisible sf. they called it an emergency action of solidarity to protect the affordable care act. >>> it's time to turn to our weather. looks nice outside now. but it's heating up again. >> it's going to get hot inland. spencer christian has the forecast. >> thanks for the headline. let's take a look over so
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Apr 13, 2017 6:00pm PDT
. councilman johnny canvas just came back from china. while there, he was able to recruit. >> a bicycle business is meeting with me in a couple of days from china. they're planning to expand here. so i'm -- it's -- we're bringing in business and tourists. we're bringing in all kinds of new revenue sources to the city. >> reporter: with the increased traffic, hotels are full and the convention senter is booked regularly. a sign of a strong economy that isn't slowing down. >>> all right. united is getting an earful after a passenger was dragged off a plane sunday night. >> and his face was left bloodied and his injuries are even worse than they looked his lawyer says. >>> be safer in the car is what i thought. >> they did nothing wrong, but they've been remained of the -- robbed of the remains of a father and husband. >>> i'm michael finney. coming up, a 7 on your side investigation gets results. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ to take advantage of this offer on a volvo s90, visit your local dealer. we're not professional athletes. but that doesn't mean we're giving up. i'm in this for me. for me
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Nov 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
south china saechlt it's moving towards vietnam. but let me show youym thisçó black and white image fr yesterday. 24 hours ago. notice how clearly defined the eye is. just making its way to land fall. now going to our, there it s moving on shore right there powerful category 5. it is passed through central philippines into the south china dangerous storm. maximum winds 145 miles per hour. gusts to 175 miles per ÷ú% hour. and it'sxd÷ú headed towar vietnam, expected to make land fall in thehtçym morning as a category 3 storm, then movingp, inland and weaken to tropical storm force by about sunday.Ñdp dan? xd carolyn? >> thank you. very much. in addition, the concern about the human toll there is concern philippinesç reefs are already threatened by pollution, and global warming. in big storms, those reefs areu! a buffer8 th protects the shore line. a scientist is head together o work with the government to ensure the reefs stay healthy. >> coral reefs and forests on the water's edge really provide an important buffer to make sure that these storms haveg impact. the trip plann
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Jan 7, 2016 6:00pm PST
about china's market. the shanghai composite is down this year. now, here is a local company, apple dropped out of triple digits, closing at $96.45. it's the first time it's been under $100 in over a year. facebook fell below $100, it finished at $97.92. the drop on the day the company announced it's messenger service is used by 800 million people each month. yahoo lost 6% of its value, announcing it's going to layoff 10% of its work force as part of its reorganization plan. that equates to about a thousand jobs. >>> in china, the shanghai stock exchange opened at 5:30 our time and finally, positive news, both are up by 1%. japan's index is up 84 points in trading. >> we're a month away to the super bowl. transit agencies are preparing for an estimated million people making the super bowl commute along the peninsula. >> coming up next, you're going to see why agencies think they're going to lose money despite the passengers. >>> and still ahead, see the technology old, and new the u.s. uses to decide if they need to issue a watch, or warning for our streams. >>> i'm spencer christia
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Feb 7, 2017 6:00pm PST
in college. students at stanford just made their own beer using a 5,000-year-old recipe from china. it's the oldest evidence of beer making in china. students did their best to recreate the original using wheat, barly seeds, and like the original the beer was left unfiltered and sipped through a straw. the big question is how did it taste? >> we all came together and sampled the beers we made. the alcohols had a sour taste. everybody had differentiate results because everybody was using different grains. >> the students' experiments will be used by the professor to research the evolution of alcohol and food production. >>> 7 on your side investigation has been underway for months. >> michael finney has been looking into a it's okay to cry, right? no more! we don't want anymore! [crying] ahhhhhhhhhh! everyday price and no extra monthly fees, unlike cable. speeds up to 45 megs, for $30 a month. ♪ ♪ the hydrogen fueled mirai. its only emission is water. toyota. let's go places. >>> you can add something to the features of a new tesla. the sp 1100 d has a new speed record. it went
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Apr 28, 2015 6:00pm PDT
and impacts relations with korea, china, and the philippines. >> some of the women have been scarred for life, forever known as so called comfort woman. a statue of a comfort woman sits across the street from the japanese embassy in seoul. >> every wednesday they're going to come to the capitol, they stand around the statue and they chant to apologize. >> a reporter asked if he would apologize. he said throughout the history of the 20th century, rights had been infringed upon during wars. german chancellor urged him to apologize last month, urging him to follow germany's example. >> that is why we put that here. >> activists will get another chance on thursday. >> they're abducted and abused for a decade. tonight they talked with two young women terrorized. amanda barry was 17 when she was kidnapped. the two were trapped inside of the home of aerial castro who sexual assaulted them. there were beatings and starvation. >> they were able to watch television. and and they would see their family their friends over the years they never gave up hope. >> two years ago the escape led authori
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Apr 26, 2015 6:00pm PDT
billion internationally. top grossing film ever in china. furious 7 pulled in another 18 million in the u.s. this weekend. paul blart paul cop -- mall cop ii returned to second place with 15 million. >> that's called payback. romance fantasy, debuted in third with 13 million. home and ex-machine round out the top five. next weanend, avenge jerries debuts in the u.s. >> i will be there for that. >> we can al agree on one. thank you for watching. . >>> that has a condition, the same scar. >> doing good. because -- because i have a -- >> always -- >> on the family foundation. >> i couldn't imagine what it's like for these children not to have the opportunity to spend a week in a park, a camp and just have a great time swimming and forgetting about the issues they're dealing with. just
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May 4, 2014 6:00pm PDT
11,000 screens in china, which is also a record. here in the u.s., spider-man 2 made $92 million. last week's winner, "the other women" fell to second place. >>> and that is it for abc7 news at 6:00. i'm ama daetz, for spin sir christian, mike shumann, thank you for joining us. see you tonight at 9:00 and 11:00. 10 piece meal, and the kicker - free lemon cake. got this [sigh] tonight i am not mom. i am paula. so dad, what does that make you? dad. ♪ >>> right now spiderman webs up >>world. >> it was a massive big gigantic barn storming kind of role. >> and the whole level of luxury movie watching. we're rolling out the red carpet now. welcome to "on the red carpet" from the brand new theater in los angeles. i'm rachel smith. if you're thinking about watching a movie, this is the place to do it. fine dining, cocktails when reclining. we're going to take you inside the movie watching experience because it's just the place to catch the new
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Jul 19, 2016 6:00pm PDT
usa taking on china july 26th. will be the first game as a member of the warriors. >> when you look at the play has been great. i won't change anything about that tourney. you know? >> tiger woods is going to miss four consecutive majors. his days as a golfer, his best days are behind him. woods has been rehabbing from back surgery. >> jim harbaugh once starred in episodes of "saved by the bell". now, the wolverines coach is moving into music, lending his vocals to a new song by a rapper named ♪ [ music ] >> abc7 sports brought to you by orchard supply hardware. >> join us tonight at 9:00 and here for abc7 news at 11:00. coming up, night two of the republican national convention. the g.o.p. makes a case for a donald trump presidency. >> also, easing commuter congestion in one of the bay area's biggest traffic trouble spots. >> look for breaking news on twitter, at abc7 news bay area. >> stay tuned now for the republican national convention and have a good night. creamy swirls of pure indulgence. silky sifts of total transcendence. tempting accents of sheer pleasure. introducing "u
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Apr 19, 2015 6:00pm PDT
also universal studio's first billion dollar movie. china is driving ticket sales with $215 million in eight days which is also a record in the u.s. it topped $29 million to win this weekending. mall cop ii debuted in second with 24 million. "unfriended" was third and and. >> a lot of range there for what people want to see. >> i saw paul blart. >> need your review later. thank you for watching. >> hi, i'm lizzie bermudez! welcome to bay area life. on today's show -- food trucks aren't the only ones dominating the mobile biz. i've got some kick to it. they're prepared to take on the worst. all of this is driven by your northern california honda dealers.
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May 10, 2015 6:00pm PDT
tuesday the world. china's train from beijing to shanghai costs 22 cents a mile. the italian train is 25-cents a mile 46 from handin germany and traveling from paris to france averages 52-cents a mile. california's bullet train broke ground in fresno in january. state officials expect it will be up and rung by 2028. >>> if you want one of tesla's new batteries and didn't order one you're out of luck for a year and a half. ceo elon musk says the power wall is sold out through the middle of 2016. the carmaker unveiled the new product last week. more than 38,000 buyers jumped on it, exceeding expectations. the home version starts $359,000 and allows people with solar panels to store energy they can use at night. >>> a clever idea thought inby astrophysicist carl sagan for days ago is becoming a reality. he made a pitch for his solar sail to johnny carson in 1976. the sail uses sunlight to propel it through space. in theory it can build enough momentum to travel at incredible speeds. a group has developed thelight sail and could be launched into spacespace next spring. >>> thousandses
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Oct 28, 2014 6:00pm PDT
million times. tim took cook hope toechlz panned to china. >> a tax break that lured twitter to the mid market area seems to be working. reporting san francisco gave up $4.2 million but got an extra 7.6 million in business taxes. >> a river of molten lava in hawaii claimed a structure. burning everything it touches. the river of fire is filling streets and closing in on homes in the small town of. lava burned down a shed, covering the yard of two homes officials say lava is flowing at ten yards per hour, forcing residents to evacuate. up to 50 homes are threatened. >> the lava flowing is part of a continuing eruption that began in >> 6,000,000 yards paved an area so vast, it's nearly impossible to show clearly. most population is here. now try to imagine a crack in the earth. the difference here is that this also contains lava this way. >> the homes burn. squeezed by by lava. geologists scurry, playing guessing games. they get her out. the church becomes a focus. see the way it curls out, rolling over one piece after another. it's hard to see it moving unless you get close. saturday
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May 28, 2016 6:00pm PDT
. keep calm, your internet's on. >>> take a look at this. dramatic video out of china showing children climbing a more than 2500-foot bamboo latter -- that's half a mile -- to and from school. it forced government officials to come up with a quick, safer solution. you can see how steep the ladders are. steel stairs will be built until they come up with a longer term solution. the children, ages six to 15, climb up the cliffside ladder every two weeks. the only way to get home from boarding school. >>> a brand new astronaut hang yacht to international space station. nasa successfully inflated the expandable section known as the beam. the bedroom-sized room is now attached outside the space station but not ready for use just yet. astronauts should be allowed to enter sometime in early june. nasa wants to make sure it's airtight before letting anyone inside. >>> looks cool. looks warm where you are. going to get warmer, right, drew tuma and. >> airtight is very important in space, and down here, you want the ac going-especially inland as the numbers are in the nines in. we'll see much war
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Apr 23, 2017 6:00pm PDT
and third. disney's animal documentary born in china debuted fourth with 5.1 million, just beating outgoing in style. furious might make back everything they spent to make it. one expensive movie. all right. thanks for joining us. that's it for abc 7 news. at 6:00 we will see you again at 9:00 and 11:00. have a good evening. fothere's a seriousy boomers virus out there that's been almost forgotten. it's hepatitis c. one in 30 boomers has hep c, yet most don't even know it. because it can hide in your body for years without symptoms, and it's not tested for in routine blood work. the cdc recommends all baby boomers get tested. if you have hep c, it can be cured. for us it's time to get tested. ask your healthcare provider for the simple blood test. it's the only way to know for sure. >> hi, everyone. i'm lizzie bermudez. welcome to "bay area life," the place where lifestyle, interests, food, and entertainment all come together. there's so much to explore. on today's show, we visit a full-service butcher, bringing new meaning to "farm to table." >> the idea is you can come here, shop
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May 19, 2015 6:00pm PDT
injuries were too severe. >> six people in china have been indicted on charges of stealing sensitive wireless technology from silicon valley. one arrested on saturday when landing in los angeles. a man known as lucky luke may have run out of luck today, he was found guilty of conning an art dealer of works valued at $20 million. a judge let him out to see his attorney. >> takada doubling the size of a recall. one out of 77 cars in the country is affected. 38 million of the air bags are defective. and can explode. >> they have not identified the root cause but cannot let that deal gray our actions. >> until now they've insisted the problems were limited to cars in places of high humidity and has been fined a million dollars. >> former secretary of state and presidential candidate clinton broke silence by calling on the state department to release e mails quickly. the judge wants them out sooner and gave the state department a week to come up with a schedule. >> i want the american people to learn about the work we did because i think it will show how hard we've worked and what we did
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May 5, 2015 6:00pm PDT
china. and here is the image of the storm from the international space station six days ago. it's traveled into the bay area skies. tomorrow breezy conditions here, warm conditions in the central parts of the state. here in the bay area we'll have a day that is like today was breezy conditions on the coast. highs into upper 50s, upper 60s to 70s on the bay. here is the accu-weather forecast. thursday we may get drops of rain. slight chance of showers. and clearing out friday. and they give way to a mild week. >> perfect. >> thank you. >> a big evening at oracle arena. >> diagnosing is exotic at the gobi desert. just minutes from game two and steph will get its mvp trophy. >>> good evening, steph curry received mvp trophy yesterday and will receive it again tonight this time by adam silver before game two and have a sellout crowd. yesterday turned out to be a two-hour presentation. warriors head coach said it's easy to get distracted and his job to make sure they stay focused on taking care of business tonight. mike shumann is live. mike connelly didn't play because of that eye inj
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Apr 18, 2016 6:00pm PDT
. >>> dragon dancers were out in china town for the new ribbon cutting of the chinese hospital. unlike the old building patients will have private rooms with electronic wellness boards in english and chinese. >>> a group of san francisco kids tonight and there to kick off a fitness challenge. >> it's never a bad thing to get outside and get more exercise. >> the school kids taking part will keep a journal of the physical activity and duffy is going to come back in six weeks to hand out prizes. >> well, still to come, in our next half hour, complaints about broken fire hydrants that went ignored until disaster hit. who is responsible for fixing sheared hydrants that could have saved a burning home? >>> pros and cons of a $15 minimum wage and the latest city looking to adopt it sooner, rather than later. >> honoring champions of the en >>> if you look there is a hole on the bottom. there is no way there is water like the fire department told me. >>> residents say complaints about broken hire drants went ignored until disaster struck one neighborhood. a weekend fire destroyed a home, killing
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Jun 25, 2016 6:00pm PDT
specific. >> illegal fireworks also come in front arizona, china, and mexico. online sales are greg especially on craigslist. >>> up next, the bay area barbecue battle with a taste of silicon valley. >> what to expect tomorrow if you're headed into the city for the parade. lisa argen is up next with the ♪ ♪ (laughing) there's nothing like making their day. except making sure their tomorrow is taken care of too. financial guidance while you're mastering life. from chase. so you can. >>> silicon valley's influence extended everywhere, even to barbecue. we were at central park in santa clara for the silicon valley barbecue competition. grillmasters showed off skills including the team from barbecue bot. it keeps track of the temperature of the meat and the grill by regulating air flow. >> we have a phone app, and it will tell you when it's done, and send you a next message when it's finished. >> others chose the more traditional way. a phoenix group that specializes in smoked meats, rhythm and q, just won the top prize, 4,000 bucks. >>> what was the weather like for that? lisa arge
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Sep 19, 2016 6:00pm PDT
is investigating reports two smart phones caught fire in china. that is where the company said all phones for sale were safe. in addition, reports only 130,000 note 7 phones have been burned so samsung's exchange program even though 1 million units were actually sold. >>> a bay area mother and marine core veteran turned a popular facebook post into a powerful childrens book aimed at military families coping with post traumatic stress. a tough september handled with a gentle touch. today, maggie is a happy mother, picking up her children in school. for seven years she was a marine, posted in iraq, afghanistan, and africa. maggie was a mechanic and says she thrived until an unexpect add tack left her with post traumatic sex disorder. >> i was swaurlted assaulted while over seas. >> she came home, had children and tried to get on with life. >> i attempted suicide. i was revived. >> she did get treatment but it's been tough for her kids. >> they've seen me struggle and hurt and through it, they have been a back bone. >> so, maggie wrote a story to help her children understand what was
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Sep 2, 2014 6:00pm PDT
. well, did you know the great wall of china wasn't always so great? hmmm...what should we do? geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >>> upset city budget cuts eliminating crossing guards just as the new year begins. >> the city council here voted to phase out this program but parents are noticing there are no longer crossing guards at dangerous intersections to protect their kids. >> the concern is that the child is going to get hurt. they're concerned it could cost their kids, big time. >> that is something that parents should teach children, but they don't have reflex as dults do. >> this is just blocks from woodside elementary. and a trouble spot, even without children in the mix. >> as a parent they're just learning rights and wrongs of how to cross the street. >> this year, we do have fewer guards >> the superintendent told us it's a problem the district is well aware of. >> there are different things we're looking at doing. we have volunteers who have volunteered to walk students. >> in concord, abc7 news. >> the golden gate salmon ass
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Dec 23, 2013 6:00pm PST
selling iphones in china analysts predict it could be boosted by 10%. nasdaq added 44. apple ended $21 a share higher. men's warehouse got a taste of rejection saying no thanks to a return offer from men's warehouse. calling the $1.5 billion proposal too low. just in time for new year's lift ride sharing announced it's exnoongs the east about richmond you can order through >> the investor laid out a plan and wants san francisco and san jose to makeup its own state called silicon valley. that will give a chance to find solutions to problems. >> if the silicon valley finds a better way to govern, other states will be able to benefit from their new knowledge. would be west california, including los angeles, and south california including san diego. >> just ahead new deadline for obamacare what you need to know to get health care coverage by the first of the year. >> and america's cup what. san francisco learned this year that has the mayor ready to fight back. >> and amazing stuff you can make with a three d printer. guess what? no >> this live picture in san jose. we believe it might have
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Sep 29, 2016 6:00pm PDT
, police are trying to find who men who robbed two tourists from china. it happened wednesday afternoon near the crooked part of lombard street. the victims say the men threatened them with a gun, took cameras and ran away. >> right in the daytime. >>> a man was convicted and sentenced for starting a 29,000 acre wildfire in the sequoia national forest last month. he faces 18 months in jail and has been ordered to repay the $61 million cost of fighting the fire in $25 monthly allotments. he admitted he sparked the fire while driving off road. >>> a wildfire near cloverdale is 100% contained and burned near than 1500 acres. no word on the cause. no homes were lost. >>> a group of lucky students if berkeley got an account of what it is like to explore and live in outer space. abc7 news reporter laura anthony was there with a visit from former astronaut scott kelly. with his feet on the ground, retired astronaut scott kelly arrived to share his experiences with the students. many wondering what is the best part? >> is it launching? coming back and landing? the space shuttle? ? >>
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Apr 21, 2014 6:00pm PDT
stores with renewable energy. and tesla model "s" goes on sale for china this week. today in beijing, elan musk says it will start building stars there in 3 to 4 years >> tomorrow marks ten years since the death of pat tillman. he left the arizona cardinals to become an army ranger. he was killed by friendly fire in 2004. it's not clear who shot tillman except it was likely one three fellow rangers he tells us the death might have been his fault. >> why do you feel accountable? >> i made a decision to fire. it was my responsibility. to pull the trigger >> he apologized to the family and says saying sorry feels inadequate. a program devoted to his life and career >> there is more still to come here. just ahead a climber in limbo after a deadly avalanche. what is keeping him from reaching the top. >> and at the finish line of the boston marathon. >> and race to find survivors of the korea ferry disaster. why teamses are gets up to 795 highway salesperson #1: the real deal il e real deal is salesperson #2: actually, we're throwing in a $1,000 fuel reward card. we've never done that. tha
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Oct 7, 2014 6:00pm PDT
, is a professional. >> cops telling me think they the equipment could be headed to china. look, the thieves that hit core micro system sawed through dry wall, cutting wires for servers and phone lines. this is a hole in the wall of thieves crawl through. >> they're gearing towards video equipment they wanted to take. >> surveillance video shows the men were precise making off with almost $200,000 worth of gear. >> we believe the suspects whether from here or somewhere else target these businesses. >> police continued their investigation they're hoping an image caught on camera may be familiar to someone, and give tips they need to catch crimi l criminals >> we've learned about that tip. if you have a story, e mail us at abc7 listens. we'd love to hear from you. also thieves took this refrigerated van from a church that helps feed the police have discovered a marijuana growing marijuana in a home in vallejo this evening. investigators are searching the home in hidden brook area. they realize the home had hazardous chemicals inside. the fire department called in the environmental heal
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Aug 5, 2014 6:00pm PDT
coming from china. >> i think there is a culture that it will happen again, and again. >> was there a culture of cover up at caltrans? where critics intimidated and silenced by management? >> the report alleges management team engaged in retaliation activities in response to issues raised by employees and consultants the project manager disagrees. >> we can't investigate all questions we continue to have >> the state senator called for an internal investigation. >> the plan is to turn it over to the attorney general. >> student people disagreed on how to move forward with some aspects of the bridge. but certainly, retaliation is not okay. >> both agree, construction problems nonwithstanding the new span is safer than the old one. >> attorneys for the family of a former cal football player who died following a workout filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the university of california today. their attorneys announced the suit. the 21-year-old was born with a sickle cell trait which lawyers say was exacerbated during a practice run in february a pathologist determined he died from a h
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Mar 25, 2015 6:00pm PDT
found in northwest china 20 years after it was first discovered. environmentalists say the population has declined by 70% thanks to global warming. >> a bear on the loose in tracy decided to climb into a tree this afternoon. they are still trying to coax the bear down. >> well, still ahead, continuing coverage of the fatal police shooting in san jose. >> americans among passengers on yesterday's crash in the french alps. >> the powerful testimony on the >>> now, remembering a fallen officer. a memorial is growing tonight outside police headquarters nearly 24 hours after officer johnson was shot and killed. >> let's show you a show of support from people in san jose to honor officer johnson. >> fire crews saluted while average citizens stood alongside the road. >> let's show you the hearse having to arrive in loss gatos. >> today recordings from raft night tell the story of the tragedy and how it went down. >> this trouble started when concerned family members asked officers to check on this man scott doneham. 20 minutes elapsed when officer johnson was shot to death. >> pol
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Sep 8, 2014 6:00pm PDT
least a new iphone. also, this leaked video shows someone in china may have one. >> all of our devices have gone higher. >> samsung just unveiled it's galaxy note four. we can see something smaller. >> people are excited about that because we haven't seen leaks. that many leaks. and so this is a surprise >> tech crunch writer thinks apple might not call it a watch at all. >> it's not just a smart watch. it's something that hasn't resonated yet. >> would open new doors for app developers. >> it's not just techies that care what apple announces. there is broad appeal. walk into a coffee shop. >> yes. i'm excited. >> why? >> just here to see something new from apple. >> and so is wall street. >> it's going to be the first evidence of what apple is without input. >> just maybe one could be sitting inside of the white box. in san francisco, abc7 news. >> and be sure to join us tomorrow for abc's world news tonight. david muir will be in cupper tino at 5:00 >> four years after that deadly gas pipeline explosion, the devastated neighborhood is still showing a lot of emotional and physical sca
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Nov 12, 2013 6:00pm PST
sick after eating pet jerky treats. mostly from china pet owners want to know why it's taking so long to get to the bottom of this. so, we went looking for answers. these are healthier times for 5-year-old bella. two years ago the terrier came close to dieing. >> he shouldn't have made it. everything said she newed not be here but she is. >> she'd eaten three days worth of pet jerky treats before becoming ill. it was discovered she had kid knee failure >> couldn't stop throwing up. having dia rea. i knew something was wrong. >> this letter urges doctors to report suspected cases to them. dr. goodlieser is one of the vets who received the letter. >> they want blood, urine f they can get a package from what came in. >> this is teddy. he went in for a checkup before the letter was sent out for his owner the results were not encouraging. >> my husband and i were in denial and didn't think there is anything wrong. >> he says teddy was limping, and drinking excessive amounts of water. a biopsy revealed his liver malfunctioned. he'd been eating pet jerky treats. are they to blame? >> th
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Mar 31, 2016 6:00pm PDT
. >> we're united in efforts. >> president obama met with the president of china, which agreed with the un sanctions against north korea. the sanctions are because of north korea's missile tests. >>> fall out from donald trump's comments on abortion continue. >> i don't think you can describe donald trump in any way but deranged. deranged donald should be his label. >> speier tweeted donald trump as president would be the ultimate punishment for women in this country. the remarks donald trump made sparked backlash and trump's campaign restrakted the idea for penalty for women and placed legal responsibility on the doctors. >> there has been no change in the rate of autism in american children. one in 68 kids have a form of autism. that the same number. rates have been increasing for years. >> apple will celebrate it's 40th anniversary tomorrow. >> hard to believe. >> meet the man hired as employee number one. >> the cost to take part in the san francisco experience goes up tomorrow, beta breakers registration now costs $60 for an adult. the price for the rates increase april 1, more tha
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