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Jan 12, 2016 4:00pm EST
, police want to hear from anyone that recognizes the suspects. >>> starbucks upping its bet on china even as that country's slow down hits stocks markets across the world. starbucks plan to open 500 stores there each year over the next five years. they already have 200 stores in china and their sales continue to grow even like foreign brands like yum and hershey struggle. here is how things ended up on wall street. the dow up 118 points and nasdaq up 48 and s&p up 14 points on the day. >>> china's richest man bought himself a hollywood studio. the dally ann group announced today he has bought legendry entertainment, the studio that produced blockbusters and jurassic world and inner stellar. they already own the amc theater chain, the largest movie theater group and produces movies there in china. >>> vice president joe biden opens up about the private friendship between his family and the obamas. from apple to amazon we'll find out which streaming advice is best when it comes to bing watching your favorite shows. "action news" at 4:30 continues. >> "action news" continues with the fe
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Aug 4, 2015 4:00pm EDT
into the river in china. >>> and high chairs are essential for parents with young children but how easy are they to clean. let me tell you, not very easy. consumer reports puts the top brands to the test. i'm caridee. i've had moderate to severe plaque psoriasis most of my life. but that hasn't stopped me from modeling. my doctor told me about stelara® it helps keep my skin clearer. with only 4 doses a year after 2 starter doses... ...stelara® helps me be in season. stelara® may lower your ability to fight infections and increase your risk of infections. some serious infections require hospitalization. before starting stelara® your doctor should test for tuberculosis. stelara® may increase your risk of cancer. always tell your doctor if you have any sign of infection, have had cancer, or if you develop any new skin growths. do not take stelara® if you are allergic to stelara® or any of its ingredients. alert your doctor of new or worsening problems including headaches, seizures, confusion and vision problems. these may be signs of a rare, potentially fatal brain condition. s
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Jul 4, 2017 4:00pm EDT
incredible teamwork leads to a rescue in china. see how this man was pulled to safety in the nick of time. fios is not cable. and we believe everyone deserves faster internet. so with fios gigabit connection, you get amazing download speeds up to 940 megs 20 times faster than most people have. and it's just $79.99 a month online for the first year. switch to fios gigabit connection with tv and phone for $79.99 a month. plus hbo for one year and multi-room dvr service for two years. all with a 2-year agreement. and switching has never been easier. get out of your contract with up to a $500 credit to help cover your early termination fee. go to fiosgigabit.com. >>> world leaders are reacting to news that north korea launched yet another missile. they say it was an intercontinental missile and the launch was a success saying it could reach u.s. soil. here is the latest from washington. >> reporter: the united states is still assessing the launch and could mark a big step in north korea's efforts to strike the u.s. >> make marking a milestone, images showing north koreans clapping and cheerin
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Dec 26, 2014 4:00pm EST
family is mostly in china and they're still working on his arrangements. susan sol knee will have more on the services and new threats against the nypd coming up at 4:30. >> time for a check of the accuweather forecast. >> and a lovely sunny day out there. let's go outside to meteorologist melissa magee. great day after christmas. >> yeah, really nicer line. it doesn't feel like we're at the end of the month of december. hopefully you had a nice holiday. today we're looking pretty good as well. this afternoon temperatures are still in the lower 50's, upper 40's. philadelphia right now 49 degrees. 47 in reading, allentown also in the uner 40's. look at the poconos right now, 42. along the coast from beach haven down to sea isle city temperatures are also in the upper 40's. satellite 6 along with action radar shows you not a whole lot to track today. that is good news if perhaps you're heading out later this afternoon. we have high pressure in control so with in high overhead much of the delaware and lehigh valleys we've got a mostly sunny sky overhead turning clear for the rest of
ABC
Aug 24, 2015 4:00pm EDT
china's economy is falling dramatically and many u.s. companies and investors are worried how a slow down there could affect production and trade here. >> china number one devalued their currency last week which is a surprise move. number two it's the world's seconds largest economy. >> reporter: let's put this into perspective. the dow took a nose dive by 22.6. today the dow was only down 6.6 percent at its worst point. first inn this were a true black monday like 1987 the dow would have fallen 3700 points today, not a thousand. now let's show you the closing numbers today. 584.59 down on the dow, the nasdaq in the red by 180 points and s & p 577 points down. also keep in mind those stocks have gained 200 percent in the past six years. the plunge in the past few days has erase add mere 11 percent of those gains so worrisome, i know it looks scary when you look at the board but no reason to really panic. back to you guys. >> nydia, thank you. >>> we are also following breaking news right now in new york city. where a bus just slammed into a building. the fire department says sev
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Jul 5, 2017 4:00pm EDT
korean peninsula. president trump so far blaming china for not restraining north korea. tweeting so much china working with us. meanwhile kim jong un taunts america saying this was a package of gifts on independence day and a final step of creating a powerful and nuclear state that could strike anywhere on earth. >> for now north korea is vowing no negotiations and according to a top american commander in south korea, the only thing keeping the u.s. from going to war with north korea right now is self restraint. >>> meanwhile, president trump is on his way to poland before going to journey for the g-20 summit. on friday all eyes are on president trump as he faces a high-profile diplomatic test. sitting down with russian president, vladimir putin for the first time they attend the g-20 in germany. >>> time now for the "action news" traffic report. matt pellman is in the traffic center and a lot of folks back from work. how are we looking out there? >> hopefully staying down the whole weeks that would be nice for them. we saw the area roadways and additional complications and right now on
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Sep 29, 2015 4:00pm EDT
that he is not convinced that the new cyber agreement with china will end the threats against the u.s. he made the agreement with the president of china, to knowingly not support the cyber threats. and he says that analysts still sister to keep looking for suspicious behavior. >>> to a bit is of business news, a look at closing numbers, attempting to stabilize after a sharp selloff, the dow down 47 points and the nasdaq down 26 points and the s&p up 2 points today. keurig is getting into the soda business, today they unveiled the keurig cold machine, like its coffee the soda is made from flavoring pods that have special beads packed with carbonation, you only have to fill it with tap water, the cold costs $370. >> learned something today i have been saying it wrong. >> i call is keurig and you say keurig. maybe you were saying it wrong too. >> lets head to adam joseph and look at the rain in our area now. >> passing through parts of the area, one area lifting into the lehigh valley passing through philadelphia in the middle of the afternoon and some light showers with pockets of moder
ABC
Sep 17, 2015 4:00pm EDT
19th. get out of the past. get fios. >>> this was the frantic scene in china as 100 people mostly children were rescued from a burning building. firefighters rushed to get the chirp out. this is the proper video here out of china, firefighters rushed to get et kids out through windows and off the roof as a flower shop went up in flames, and the second floor housed a kindergarten, we are told there were several injuries but none were life-threatening. >>> from fumbles to interceptions mistakes are made on the football field but few are as obvious as this one. look at what a couple of landscapers did to a field in illinois. they thought they were spraying ferdalizer but they were using a potent weed killer the chemical killed two-thirds of the grass on the field rendering it useless, after this someone set up a go fund me account to pay for the repairs and over the past 24 hours they have raised $11,000 almost enough green to cover the $20,000 mistake. lets hope they keep that going. >> this beautiful picture of a brand new mama and her newborn son are going viral. more than 20,000
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Jul 15, 2015 4:00pm EDT
dollar plan coming to life in china. >> and public shaming and parenting, how one dad let his girls know their shorts were too short. you won't want to miss this one. since 1961, pearle vision has provided the neighborhood with expert eye care. that was dr. stanley pearle's vision and we still proudly carry on his legacy. today, doctors like lisa hamilton perform eye exams that can help detect diabetes. because we care for you... and your eyes. this is genuine eye care in your neighborhood. this is pearle vision. >>> we are getting our first lock at disney's theme park being built in the heart of china, disney's shanghai is their fifth resort combining the magic of disney and chinese culture, everything in the park is in mandarin including the songs on the rides it's slated to open next spring and disney is the parent company of 6 abc. >>> some of the world's top athletes will rub elbows with the elite tonight, at the espy awards. tonight caitlyn jenner will accept the arthur ash award. she came out as a transgener woman earlier this year. >> great show, always is. >>> still to come
ABC
Sep 13, 2016 4:00pm EDT
go just to the south of taiwan and curve towards china. but the deep eye and the strongest storm of 2016 now aiming towards china and southern taiwan. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast a humid start locally here and a hot drier afternoon, 91 degrees. much cooler and comfy on thursday, 79, and beautiful friday and also mimicking that same number and partly sunny and warm it up to 83 on saturday. muggy on sunday and unsettled with scattered showers and downpours throughout the day but not a washout on sunday. and then it's dry again monday, 84 degrees and 9 degrees above normal. back to 86 degrees we are getting little slivers or more -- as we go into the beginning of fall. >>> next on "action news" four major companies stand accused of illegal tracking children online. this are vowing to make changes but this is alarming news for parents. find out how to protect your family next. fios is not cable. we're wired differently. which means we can fix things differently. thanks for calling fios, this is ryan. you can't tell me this cord isn't in, i know it's in, it's in but it's
ABC
Oct 6, 2017 4:00pm EDT
highlighting the heroism. "heartbreak and heros" airs tonight on 6abc. >> in china town community leaders gather together to break ground on a $75 million project. once the community center is built it will offer something for everyone. vernon odom joins us now. this is something the neighborhood is very excited about. >> reporter: indeed, alicia. for more than 20 years now, community leaders have been hoping, wishing and praying trying to get the project going. now there are shovels in the ground and a projected completion date. a traditional line dance shows just how big a day this was in chinatown. a vip ceremony to officially stage the groundbreaking at the 10th and vine location where the community center will begin to rise. the project will cost $75 million. for more than 20 years china town's leaders have been planning and hoping they can get this concept off the ground, at last. >> this project alone generates $23 million a year in economic development, 900 jobs from this development. it just means more people will be coming and living in chinatown. we're diverse, we're going to b
ABC
Oct 11, 2017 4:00pm EDT
own risk. these people are about 3800 feet up in the air on a glass sky walk in china. to be provocative the people behind attraction came up with a high tech way to make the poor tourists think that the glass is cracking -- >> yes thark would be my reaction for sure. thanks to almost dc screens they think the glass is shattering and put a layer of broken glass beneath the real glass that is not breaking and for wherever anyone walks on it feel the crunch and the cracks start to appear. some people freak out and others just walk on by either not noticing or not caring. if you are curious where this mean prank is happening it's in the east mountains of china. they think it's funny but guys you are all the way up here. >> someone will have a heart attack. >> i did watching that poor guy. >> meantime the kids are stomping on it. >> alicia thank you. >>> lets get a check of the roads right now. matt is here with the update for us. >> we like to take the glass half full approach than is tough today in delaware, i got off the phone with our friends at del/dot and they had a challen
ABC
Aug 11, 2014 4:00pm EDT
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. >> the iraqi government nominate add new prime minister and it could lead to more political chaos. the current employment, nouri al-maliki, has no plans to give up power and plans to serve a third term. and the u.s. air strikes continue in iraq. and attacking the city of erbil where the american soldiers live. there are also reports that the u.s. is giving weapons to the kurds to help them fight off the islamic militants. >>> the latest cease-fire with israel and hamas holding so far. trucks carrying aide are driving through gaza and people are cleaning up the wreckage. and they are holding meetings and egyptian officials are shuttling back and forth. more that 1900 have died in the region. >>> three people rescued after stranded at sea during a hurricane at hawaii. a chisa to c thstesls si>>>ness,g ight f sweek. an rtlesasdaq >>j$5ion,porsitries to become a bigger player. and it put the company's total value about $850 million.
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Apr 24, 2015 4:00pm EDT
thing in china. with people booking dancers to entertain mourners. coming up in big talkers we'll tell you why the government is now trying to shut it all down. . >> children in deptford will have access to nationally renowned healthcare. today was the groundbreaking of nemours systems health systems new pediatric carey care center. the deptford facility is expected to be the cornerstone of the health system's vision for helping south jersey children grow up healthy. >> phillies third baseman cody asche revealed a more fashionable side today. he and his wife angie unveiled this t-shirt this afternoon called together we fight. the husband and wife team designed the shirts. ashy will be signing the t-shirts tomorrow. it's part of the phillies effort to fight als for which there is no known cause nor cure. >> awesome pair. >> absolutely. >>> still ahead this afternoon from free tote bags and bus rides to free pretzels it's the last freebie friday of the month jam packed with free stuff. >> plus philadelphia police say this man wasn't out for a stroll last week, he was walking away fr
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Mar 30, 2015 4:00pm EDT
also stimulus in china. >>> jetblue says it has fixed a computer outage that led to serious delays across the country this morning. the glitch made it impossible for passengers to check into their flights. that meant every single person had to check in manually at the counter waiting in long lines and major delays. the airline says anyone flying should still expect delays today as it tries to get back on schedule. it's still not sure just what caused that glitch. >>> and mcdonald's is planning to serve its breakfast menu all day long. according to a report the chain is planning to test a 24/7 breakfast in one u.s. market in the next month or two. mcdonald's has not commented on the report. in the past, the chain has said limited grille space makes it tough to serve breakfast all day but the company has seen some pretty strong sales of its coffee. it has also seen increased competition since taco bell launched its own breakfast menu. >>> and ford is bringing back the lincoln continental. the company unveiled a prototype ahead of the new york auto show. it will hit show rooms next ye
ABC
Mar 8, 2017 4:00pm EST
are not deal weighing rational person. >> china has proposed that north korea suspend nuclear activities for the u.s. stopping joint military exercises. >>> and isis is claiming an attack on an afghani military hospital. they stormed the building killing at least 30 people and after at tack there were clashes with security forces that lasted for hours. >>> all right now to a look at closing numbers on wall street and a fifth straight day for a negative side for the dow-off 69 points to close and s&p down 5.5 points on the day. >>> chris christie wants exoffenders to get another chance. they deserve more job opportunities because they paid their debt to society. he spoke at an employment summit at thomas edison university. >>> a decorated piece of history is getting a modern update, high energy efficiency technology is installed on the uss new jersey, a contractor is changing old lighting fixtures to swap to led bulbs and that should save $200,000 a year in energy bills and a grant from the clean energy program is making all this have possible. >>> hundreds of high school senio
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Feb 4, 2015 4:00pm EST
china, shanghai is about its cruising industry with trips around asia that costs a fraction of the price when you compare it to traveling cheaper. >> and puerto rico is one of the cheapest spots in the caribbean and fiji more flights are heading to the south pacific get away and can you get good deals on hotels. more on 6abc.com. >> they all sound good right now, that will do it for "action news" at 4:00, for shirleen allicot, adam joseph and alicia vitarelli, we are back tonight at 10:00 for a full hour of "action news" on phl 17. >>> "action news" delaware valley's leading news program. with jaime apody, meteorologist, cecily tynan, rick williams and monica malpass. >>> wednesday night and the big story on "action news" is breaking news from upper darby police tell us that a 68-year-old man shot and killed one of two men that tried to rob him while he was taking a walk. kenneth moton is live at the scene with the latest tonight. >> reporter: rick and monica, it's an active scene in upper darby, this all happened across the street of this row of homes on the 6700 block of church l
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Dec 23, 2014 4:00pm EST
is coming from china and they will make arrangements when they arrive in the country. >>> an historic day on wall street, the dow gains over 65 points to close above 18,000 for the first time ever, the nasdaq down 16 and the s&p rose 3 points and change. >>> keurig is recalling 7 million of its coffee brewing machines after reports of people getting burned. the recall affects the mini plus brewing systems with the number k 10 and an idea number that starts with 31. the machines overhead and spray water after brewing, and it happened to at least 90 people that say they got hurt. the company is offering a free repair. >>> new cars are getting safer, that is what the insurance institute for highway safety is saying after 71 vehicles took home the group's title of top safety pick this year. compared to 39 last year and stricter requirements and tough new crash tests and toyota had the most the group and honda was second. >> on the note time for the traffic report, we know it's a busy day today. lets go to matt pellman in the traffic center. >> we have a ton of accidents out there
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Jun 2, 2015 4:00pm EDT
rescued at least three people in an overturned ship in china as the search for survivorers continue there was at least 450 on the ship that capsized on the river today after it was caught in a cyclone most of those on board were senior citizens a man tapping on the hull confirmed he heard cries for help inside. the captain and engineer are among the handful of survivors they are both now in police custody. >>> the man in boston says -- was being radicalized by isis, members of the task force says they identified themselves and said he wants to talk to them and then he pulled a military style knife and refused to put it down and lunged at a city police officer and an fbi agent, they shot him and he died at the hospital, investigator says that the man was under servers for two years. >>> now google is taking heat for the lack of diversity one year after promising to address the issue they took the step of publically disclosing their gender and racial gap and now they are stepping up their efforts to be more diverse, sex out of ten employees are men and 60% are white and 31% are asian.
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Jun 25, 2014 4:00pm EDT
jumped 9.5 points. suppliers in china will begin mass producing two new iphones next month. they will be 4.7 or 5.5 inches across. that is a big jump from the iphone 5 s and the iphone 5 c. it makes them close to the size of samsung screens. >>> now a check of the traffic report today. lets go to matt pellman in the traffic center. >> our screen looks wet along the blue route 476 route 3, the broomall upper darby exchange. this is the area where the rain is rolling through and sure enough we see the drops on the camera lens giving us slow conditions southbound for blue route drivers, but at least no overturned vehicle accidents like we saw yesterday afternoon at this time. the northeast extension, the ramp from landsdale to get to the southbound lanes partially blocked and to the north in milford township, buck county, a wreck at 663, near milford square pike and a bad crash in kennett square, blocking off walnut street at ways lane and 82 union street gets you around that one and on the big picture it's normal stuff and for the most part dry conditions, plenty of construction on city
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Jun 11, 2015 4:00pm EDT
originally thought, sources tell abc news that hackers in china may have been in the system undetected for more than a year, it affected personnel management that does background checks of federal employees it affected the information of 4 million people and depending on what was stolen it could include a huge amount of information on the affected people. >>> he was a vampire, a bonneville an and a wizard and the world's greatest detective and christopher lee has now died. people remember him from movies like dracula and others remember him in lord of the rings or star wars. he played the villain in the man with the golden gun and the hero in several sherlock holmes films. christopher lee was 93. >> one of the most influential people in the world is reportedly leaving his post. rupert murdoch is expected to turn over his media empire fox, but stay on as chairman he has been the ceo since 1979, the company has not commented on the timetable for the switch. >>> now a look at the closing numbers, on the big board looking live. we'll take any gains. the dow up 39d points and the nasdaq up 6 an
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Mar 14, 2017 4:00pm EDT
recreation. >> are you heading to your post today? >> yes, i am. >> these tourists from china were determined to see philadelphia's landmarks but the weather dashed their plans. >> we went to independence hall closed. and also the liberty bell. >> all closed today? >> yes. >> the annual flower show the attraction was sparse today. but some vowed that neither rain nor snow nor sleet for hail could keep them away. >> i'm from upstate new york and i flew up here from florida to go to the flower show. >> you won't miss it regardless. >> that is correct. a great day to go because there were very few people in there. >> it was a task getting here but didn't want to miss it for her 90th birthday. we got here. >> rick and sharrie, everyone i encounterrd tod hoping this is 2017's last desperate gasp vernon odom channel 6 "action news." >> vernon that would be nice the last hoorah for old man winter. >> spring around the corner. time now for the "action news" traffic report. matt pellman in the traffic center. >> i'll tell you rick and sharrie the highways are looking better than last i spok
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Oct 21, 2015 4:00pm EDT
including china where it's not the number one ride sharing service. >>> the dow is closing down near 50 points and the nasdaq and s&p both off their highs as well today. >> down arrows to something that will make you feel good. lets go to adam joseph and the weather. >> the hazing you did to me earlier, i would like to defend myself. wait until you see the temperatures at the end of the week and you can blame them. penn's landing, all aglow with a deep blue sky and pleasant numbers, as we look at this change, from monday morning from a couple of days ago to this afternoon, we gained 51 degrees in allentown, 40 in philadelphia, and 43 in wilmington, we started in the 20s on monday morning and this afternoon we jumped into the mid-70s, 75 in philadelphia t. 76 in the lehigh valley and 72 in millville and atlantic city airport at 72 and lancaster coming in in the low 70s. overall sunshine is in control, all the thicker clouds are to the north, they remain there tomorrow night when a cold front slips in from the north, 46 allentown, 45 in millville, and mild for october for the mild
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Mar 19, 2015 4:00pm EDT
of affection a 20-year-old man in china says he was so sick of the bickering between his girlfriend and ex-girlfriend. it ended in a muddy sticky situation both women threw themselves into the river to see who he would save woo jumped in and saved his current girlfriend what about the ex? he called hi brother and called him and told him to go to the river and rescue her, the brother didn't go just called the fire brigade and they got her out and the ex knows where she stands and ruth bader ginsburg you can see she is not much for selfies, but smile or not, the truth is the internet is all about room, in fact there is a tumbler feed, called notorious rbg, they even made t-shirts so all the rbg t-shirts can represent. she has her own bobble head doll and, she also stars in her own comic book series the internet can't get enough and if only she can start working on the selfies. you can hold yourselfyy in contempt. >> love her. >>> lets get a check of the roads. autumn marisa is at the traffic center with and update for us. we are dealing with a lot of volume, these are the northbound l
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Jul 10, 2014 4:00pm EDT
china and glassware and local memorabilia, find a true treasure at the commune center atrium and senior center. head back to north wildwood and ride the waves during boogie board races, this is for boys and girls from 5 to 18 years old. the fun is saturday only at 15th street and the beach. the contest is at 10:00 a.m. enjoy the surf and sand this weekend down at the shore. melissa magee, channel 6 "action news." >> all right, so jack told me have you to go one way, if you go this way or that way, you'll take the sauce right off, the one way is the way you bast it. this is almost done, lip smacking ribs are they spicy or sweet sfl a little bit of everything on there, they are using a smoker and the wood you use is hickory. >> today we use hickory, but sometimes we add apple. it adds a whole different flavor. >> coming up in the accuweather forecast we talk about a beautiful weekend for the festival here and we'll have the seven day when we come back from north wildwood. >> again smell-o-vision wish you had it. >> love this story today. >>> one woman's birthday cake had us doing a double
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Jul 23, 2014 4:00pm EDT
cleveland. he is not there, actually in china right now, at least one neighbor told our partners at espn, the cupcakes he had were the best ever. and finally weird al did something he never did before, and made history in the process, his new album mandatory fun debuted at number one this week, the first number one album for al and the first to comedy album to take number one since 1960. >> laughing all the way to the bank. thank you shirleen. coming up road work safety tips if you are heading out of town. and why one berks county woman is using a sharpy here and to let people know she is sick of being a victim. and what we are learn being how the flag swap in new york city was played off. >>> "action news" continues with meteorologist, adam joseph, shirleen allicot, and brian taff. >> it is 4:30 and "action news" continues with details on disturbing definition in a book meant to kids. a publisher is pulling hello kitty dks dictionaries. >>> and later, sleep study, new research reveals just how much shut eye you need a night. here is a hint, it's not eight hours. >>> an i woman is t
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Dec 27, 2016 4:00pm EST
at 4:00 today twin baby pandas are being shown off for the first time in southern china. the cubs are just two months off now, their mom delivered them in object and they just made their public debut today. the park is now collecting ideas for what to name the little cubs. >> aren't they sweet. >> i love it. >> for melissa magee, melissa magee, sharrie williams, and adam joseph, join us tonight and every night for a full hour of "action news" at 10:00 on phl 17. >>> "action news" delaware valley's leading news program. with jaime apody, meteorologist, cecily tynan, rick williams and monica malpass. >>> new video shows the moments after a chaotic crash in philadelphia's long crest section and an out of control tractor trailer hit an suv, gas station and utility pole narrowly missing a dozen gas pumps. the outcome could have been even worse. >> tuesday night and rick is off and brian taff joins us, the big story is the path of destruction left behind in the early morning crash. >> it happened at oxford avenue and levitt treat. chad pradelli has more on the investigation now. >> repo
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Nov 8, 2016 4:00pm EST
and visited 37 states. seeing voters the payoff. >> i spent time in china where there is totally apathy, it's exciting to be here and be part of the process. >> there are more people online right now than voted in the entire previous election which was a primary. >> if can't shattered the symbolic glass ceiling. >> you'll have three of the major countries led by women, english, germany and the united states. >> they can look at the granddaughters and say you can be president too. >> reporter: so 19 months after announcing her candidacy, the biggest results show ever in politics will be right here on the stage behind me. i'm monica malpass we'll bring it live throughout the evening, live from the javits center in new york. >> and your colleague and mine, rick williams is nearby where monica is also at new york city at the gop headquarters, a big night there too rick -- >> reporter: that is right brian. we are just a few blocks away from monica in midtown han matt and this is where donald trump's watch party will take place in the hotel ballroom a few blocks from trump tower where
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Nov 11, 2014 4:00pm EST
retail version is made of leather in italy and the outlet version is made of polyester in china. >> this set is identical to the retail store and actually costs more. same with this revere pot and pan set. some definitely offer bargains but you have to shop carefully. head to the back of the store first and find the biggest mark downs there, and if an item is damaged ask for an additional discount. consumer reports shoppers get an extra 10% off every time. and ask for a coupon book. >> that will do it for "action news" at 4:00, for shirleen allicot, alicia vitarelli, adam joseph and melissa magee, i'm brian taff. we are back tonight for a full hour of "action news" at 10:00 on phl 17. >> see you tonight. just like an interception, i bet you didn't see this one coming. up your game with a new fritos chili pizza. a large for $12 dollars. add a mega chocolate chip cookie for just $5 dollars more. better ingredients. better pizza. better football. papa john's. >>> "action news" delaware valley's leading news program. with jaime apody, meteorologist, cecily tynan, rick williams and m
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Feb 28, 2017 4:00pm EST
aggression and stand up to the enemies in the world like china and north korea and russia. >> and a message that identifies the opportunity we have to get the jobs going again and kick start the economy. he seems to be paying attention to issues overseas and i'm concerned about the tone of the rhetoric. >> i know for myself there is a difference between being on a campaign trail and governing, now is the time to really governor. >> the most urgent priority is getting health care reform right that is because it's right in front of us now. >> what i expect to hear is probably another campaign speech, i would like to hear unity, do the infrastructure and put people together. >> reporter: and coming up at 5:00 we'll hear more from local members of our delegation and by the way this is not technically a state of the union address and the president is not in the white house long enough to make one of those. this is an address before congress. back to you. >> see you in about an hour monica, thank you. you can watch president trump's presidential add live tonight beginning at 9:00 here on
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Jun 24, 2015 4:00pm EDT
like watching a movie with someone else. a man in china was counting his lucky stars when he saw a saw blade crashing through his truck. a blade fell off the back of a nearby tractor trailer trailer, ripping through the engine but stopping short of the windshield, more amazing he managed to keep the truck on the road, if the man had been driving faster or if the blade was traveling at a different angle the man most likely would have been killed . >>> there so many choices of summer shoes what is the best choice? it's better for your feet to mix it up flip-flops and ballet flats are good for a short period of time and wearing them for a long time could cause knee, back and hip pain. >> it causes the legs to turn inward, once it's knee starts to go in and your hips start to go. it takes your posture and changes your posture. >> well, high heels can cause tightness in the back of your legs and achilles tendon, wear them sparingly and mix up the heel heights. >>> last night's cubs dodgers game is tearing up social media. look closer talk about multitasking this guy kevin hardly grabbed the
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Dec 10, 2014 4:00pm EST
>>> topping health check at 4:00, men signed up for a maternity hospital experiment in china therks were hooked up to a special machine that gives electrical shocks that simulates labor pains, they call it an empathy enforcer. >> this is just for a moment, but women do this for many hours, that in itself should give men a great sensation of how powerful his wife is. >> i need to call my mother. only half of the 300 men that registered actually went through with it. >>> here at the big board now, the big talkers, beginning with the big question. is this ocean county too pretty for the port authority of new york and new jersey, that is the essence of the lawsuit filed by amanda holly, she says her former bosses continually harassed her about her looks calling her an american girl doll and one superior told holly he would make sure she looked pretty for her family when she died in the line of dutdy and that she was singled out to do squats in front of everybody. and was called angelina jolie when her lip was swollen. the port authority has yet to comment on the allegations, but we can see w
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Apr 12, 2017 4:00pm EDT
knife to the woman's nave as he demanded cash from the cultural bank from china and then he walked over and offered himself as the hostage in exchange for the woman's safe release. a security guard rushed in and pinned the suspect to the ground until police arrived on the scene. >>> topping health check at 4:00, americans spent more on cosmetic procedures last year than ever before. a total of $16 billion went to plastic surgery and minimally invasive treatments. the group says that breast implants were among the most popular followed by liposuction and nose jobs on average americans spend $385 per botox appointment and double that for a chemical peel. >>> and it's a debate over two inat mate objects in an entire city. he says that the city is violating his rights in the creation by forcing it to face off with the more recently installed fearless girl statue, the girl that was designed as a symbol of gender equality changes the meaning of his work into something negative. >> freedom in the world and the peace, strength, and power, and love. >> he says he spent his life savings crea
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Aug 3, 2016 4:00pm EDT
china. >>> and charlie dent made headlined today when he said he would not vote for donald trump but he is also not voting for hillary clinton. we'll have aly report at 4:30. >>> we know that michael phelps will carry the u.s. flag at the u.s. ceremony for the summer games in rio but as more athletes and journalist as arrive they are showing us more problems at the olympic village, one reporter described his shower as a hole in the wall where water comes out. >> a basketball player tweeted this photo of himself making his own shower curtain so he can shower without flooding the place. >>> some children went on a journey around the world and never even left fairmount park. ♪ ♪ the 2016 young people's concert series held a performance at the mann center today. the dance voyage teaches children about various cultures and fet youred chinese lion dancers and ensembles. this as they celebrate outdoor performances. >> outdoors is the place to be. a spectacular day as promised. >> i rode with the windows down today. cecily it's just beautiful. >> i came inside and took my time becaus
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Aug 29, 2014 4:00pm EDT
. the latest beach accessory keeps the sun totally off your face. a huge trend in china and the fashion world apparently on board. putting out this spread called masking in the sun. pairing couture clothing with it. and clearly a steal just under $18 and as you see they come in a variety of different colors. >>> and finally, for any parent who remembers seeing their baby for the very first time in an ult ultrasound. you wonder, are they ok? this little guy said yep, thumbs up. and the boy dubbed fetus fonzie, and he is not the only guy in there. that is baby a. and there is his twin on board. we assume he is speaking for the whole team. doing great, love the accommodations. >> is that real? >> isn't that funny? he is smiling, too. >> thank you. >>> and let's get a check on the roads right now. >> and matt pellman in the traffic center with an update. >> the team on the roads doing more like thumbs down heading into the holiday weekend. grab your facekini and head down the shore. we are going riding on 42 southbound. and also the walt whitman bridge nice and slow, speeds in the 20s. the
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Aug 12, 2015 4:00pm EDT
massive explosions just rocked the chinese city of teengin. china's official news agency tweeted there are hundreds of people in the hospital, the source of the blast seems to be the shipping container, this is a sister city of philadelphia, right now two massive explosions rocking that chinese city and we'll followle story and bring you more information as we get it. >>> philadelphia police have identified the driver of a tour bus involved in a dead will he hit and run in center city, 66-year-old walter jefferson of north philadelphia was behind the wheel yesterday, that bus struck and killed joseph herd as he walked on north franklin street outside of police headquarters, he told investigators he did not realize what happened. >> the driver was telling us he was on the route and he is on that every day and didn't realize anything happened. now they are getting a warrant for his cell phone records >>> and now a man wanted for a craigslist scam is being sought by police. and collected deposits for a rental and said it was no longer available and refused to refund the money and one was
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Apr 26, 2017 4:00pm EDT
not one but two cars in china. may be okay for now but her parents wanted people to see the video as a warning. the 2-year-old was at the edge of a busy road and her grandmother was standing off screen and seconds later the girl darted into traffic and disappeared beneath the two white suvs and emerges from the other side and the toddler had the good sense to duck down and miss the tires. and the grandmother ran over and scooped her up and other than a bruise on her head. her parented hope this served an a reminder if you take your eyes off a child for a split second. >>> a police officer in connecticut is hailed a hero for saving an elderly man attempting to jump off a sixth floor terrace. par continue spoke with the man briefly and then ran up the stairs and martin lan up after him just as he reached the tar he is martin reached out and grabbed him. >> i was able to avert a tragic situation. >> i said oh did that really just happen. >> officer martin plays basketball in college and credits his long reach with saving the man's life. >>> big talkers now if you wondered about the educ
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Jul 26, 2017 4:00pm EDT
acceptance letters more exciting but few are quite as unique as this. a school in china used a drone to deliver the good news to this student. the letter was hanging from the string and the delivery man was standing by with a big bouquet of flowers. >> i love that. good news in the sky. >> if it's a thin, small envelope that is bad news -- >> bad news, yes. in 20 years probably all mail will come that wayment an email straight to your brain. >> great day to fly a drone in our area. >> lets talk about baseball. a great night for a baseball game and phillies taking on the astros, first pitch 7:05, and the weather will cooperate. partly cloudy skies and comfortably cool at 7:00, 76 degrees and by 10:00, dropping down to 72. should be dry and low humidity and enjoy the evening, we can't keep this weather much longer. temperature-wise slightly warmer than yesterday. yesterday's high is 79 and made it up to 81 so far and allentown 78 and cape may 75 and reading 78 degrees, this summer so far is just slightly above normal as far as number of 90 degree days, to date the 30-year average is 18
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Apr 7, 2016 4:00pm EDT
trump's daughter, iv ivanka is recalling 20,000 scarves, they are made in china and they don't meet federal flammability standards. consumers should immediately stop using the rayon scarves that come in two different styles and return them for a full refund. >>> now here is a look at the closing numbers. the arrows are down in red. the dow closing down 174 points and the nasdaq down 72 and the s&p down 24.75. >>> and some honda owners were double charged this month. they had their monthly payments deducted twice from their bank accounts. honda blamed a billing error. honda promised to cover any bank overdraft fees and everyone should start receiving refunds today. >>> some kids that could use an emotional lift got one today, courtesy of america's past time. the philly fanatic paid tribute to the kids here at dupont hospital in wilmington. the kids that are undergoing treatment at the hospital got to eat phillies themed food. the phillies home openering is on monday. baseball is back. >> no question. it's time for a check of the accuweather forecast. not a lot to smile about in this
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Oct 13, 2014 4:00pm EDT
the latest incident. 14 people in china were injured in a bounce house accident. the bounce houses may be supervised and las staked to the ground. shirleen. >>> all right, alicia. going to business now. the stocks picked up a week. the dow dropped 223 points the nasdaq was down 63. >>> j.c. penney has a new c.e.o. marvin ellison is the executive vice president for stores in home depot. we will take over as c.e.o. for j.c. penney. of he will become the chairman of the board. the veterans like the move. the stock was um from the start of trading today. >>> a few bright spots on a dark day on wall street. >>> matthew pellman can you brighten up our day? >>> good afternoon to you brian and shirleen. it's gloomy out there. it was a gloomy day on the new jersey turnpike. it shutdown between exit 4 and exit 1. it's re-opened this afternoon. the overturned truck approaching exit 4 route 73 are out there cleaning up. you are getting by in all the lanes and not seeing a huge delay. it's something to watch out for. and watch out at bridge borough road. and meanwhile, this is the miserable sit
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Sep 1, 2016 4:00pm EDT
clean energy super power's either going to be germany, china, or us. and i'm going to make sure it's us. from 500 million solar panels installed by the end of my first term, to precision manufacturing. we'll beat the competition and create new high wage jobs. we can do this, millions of jobs right here in america. that's my plan. iso let me tell you what i knowe about senator pat toomey.. my mom was the principal at sandy hook school in newtown. she died that day protecting the young children in her care. when it came time to vote on background checks, pat toomey crossed party lines to do the right thing. that's who he is, and i'm grateful. independence usa pac is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> dramatic new video shows an unmanned space x rocket exploding into a fire ball at cape canaveral, florida. that very loud noise was caused by this initial blast but the video was taken with a zoom lens from miles away and took that time for the sound to travel. it blew up in preparation for a test fire this morning. the cause we mains under investigation. >>> bruce beamer ha
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Oct 12, 2017 4:00pm EDT
street is likely made in china and mailed to the u.s. they believe it's the major driver in the spike of overdoses. >> the fatal overdoses are up 150%. >> the numbers in camden in 2016 they had 40 overdoses in total. this year so far 77 and just about every major metropolitan area from chicago to orlando. there is a published report out quoting one dea agent calling it a weapon of mass destruction for communities. >> thank you john. >>> attorney general, jeff sessions gave four american cities a last chance to prove they are not so-called sanctuary cities before they lose critical crime fighting aid. here is mayor jim kenney speaking about the threaten side of city hall as we speak and we are listening and we'll have his response and the words of jeff sessions today coming up at 5:00 tonight. >>> a philadelphia school with a track record of success is celebrating the band new home. school administrators join to cut the rip on on the kip preparatory academy. on north 15th street was made possible through a 2.2 million there's grant and designed to enhance the learning experience for un
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Sep 21, 2017 4:00pm EDT
international support and china says they are also on board. >> i must tell you that this is a complete denukization that we seek. we cannot have this as a world body any longer. >> south korean president moon today praised president trump for his strong words against the north during his speech at his speech at the u.n. assembly this week and comes as members conducted a live drill near the border and not a response to latest tensions but a lot of eyes on these today. >>> lawmakers in washington are grappling with the latest efforts to repeal obama care and a fight that finds senator pat toomey in a critical spot. one of a handful of republicans undecided on the so-called graham cassidy plan and he stopped by 6 abc and i asked him to respond to critics that the bill would force millions to lose insurance and risk protections for those with preexisting condition s. >> there are those that have an agenda. those are numbers based on numbers. >> those numbers are ridiculous, i hope we take a step forward but if that legislation is that, we are still wrestling with it. they will vote on the
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May 17, 2016 4:00pm EDT
a mess. repeat. such is the scene in china as this zookeeper fights the good fight to clean up leaves. these two silly and naughty panda cubs are set from keeping her from getting it done. and they are quite the team here, one attacks and that basket doesn't stand a chance. they climb in and roll around and think it's hilarious. this was not her best day on the job but she prevailed. she walked away victorious with the basket. it beats putting the laundry away. >> i feel your pain. >> thanks alicia. >>> lets get a check of the roads right now. matt it standing by. >> to say the traffic is a bear, is being jebrous. this is the schuylkill expressway, a little bit of progress. here on the eastbound side past girard the right lane is getting by this earlier overturned truck. a part of the trailer is on its side at the overpass and they have uprighted the cab and towed it away. but the eastbound backlogs are terrible. an hour to get east from the blue route to the vine, this is the scene by belmont where people are bail ougt trying to get away and all routes around the schuylkill ar
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Sep 9, 2014 4:00pm EDT
philadelphia china restaurant, two men got into an argument at the eerie express at 1:30 a.m. on broad street. the fight spilled out into the street where a 38-year-old man was stabbed in the chest and he was critically wounded and the alleged attacker fled the scene. >>> testimony has wrapped up in a trial of a woman accused of kidnapping and sexually molesting her. during testimony the alleged victim who is now 7 said she left with a woman that was concealed by muslim garb because she thought it was her mother. >>> police in delaware say that a drunk driver tried to conceal it by eating the evidence. it happened on east 7th street in harrington. the officer that pulled veron smith overnoticed a bag of marijuana on the conceal, when he came back the bag was gone and smith was mid chew. he was charged with dui and driving on a suspended license. >> and no doubt had a severe case of the munchies. >> it will take time overnight tonight, as we take a look live right now on sky 6, overlooking the camden, new jersey skyline, 75 degrees, a coolish fall feeling with the dew point of 62 and wi
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Nov 1, 2016 4:00pm EDT
on a busy road in china during rush hour. you see the cars swerving to avoid hitting the plastic toy and little boy. he was luckily rescued by a police officer. >>> a woman in florida delivered a baby and got the hospital bill. except this woman didn't have a room, she delivered in the hospital parking lot, the way her baby girl was born was pretty unexpected and so with the bill that came afterwards. little danielle was born in the parking lot of boca raton regional. so why the $7,000 delivery room fee. >> i know i'm responsible for $7,000, the issue is take a look at this delivery charge and i think it's outrageous. >> especially as you can see her husband helped to deliver the baby. the hospital won't comment or adjust the bill, she says she will pay she has admit she is still stunned. >>> have you notice your local facebook friends are suddenly checking in in north dakota. they are cozy here at home to throw off authorities who have been throwing off authorities looking for protesters. they are camping out protesting a proposed pipeline project. people that are not even physicall
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Oct 12, 2015 4:00pm EDT
cars. they aren't all that popular in china though volkswagen one of the best selling brands in that country. >> now to a bright spot. or weather. time to see what's happening in accuweather. >> perfect start to the week. where do we go from here. cecily tynan standing by with details on what seems to be a cool down. >> that's right. temperatures will be stepping down as we head through the week. today really the nicest day of the week, perfect timing with a lot of kids home from school on this columbus day and getting a lot of photos like this sent on my facebook page. this was taken by gary, chris sowers twin brother. you can see that sugar map pell. the orange there looking even better because it's contrasted with the bright blue sky. temperatures definitely on the warm side for this time of the year. average high for philadelphia for this date is 68 degrees but we're nearly 10 degrees warmer, 76 degrees currently in philadelphia, the same in allentown, trenton and reading 75, wilmington 73, millville 70 and with these winds generally out of the south, they're off the ocean so the
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Jan 13, 2017 4:00pm EST
discovered in china nine years ago but researchers only recently confirmed it as a new species and now this jungle jedi is being named after "star wars" hero luke skywalker. it's also because of the way the animal moves through the tree tops. so these sky walkers are endangered with only fewer than two of them left now in the wild. >> wow. time to get another check on the highways and byways on a friday night. >> let's get the update with matt who is in the "action news" traffic center. >> and i'd be giving you some big traffic troubles on the ride home this friday. good afternoon once again sharrie and rick. one of the biggies is on the northeast extension coming southbound just south of the lansdale interchange. it's a nasty accident from app couple hours ago involving a truck and a work van. medical chopper had to be called in to the scene. the chopper's now gone and the bit of improvement since the last half hour is now one lane of stuck traffic is able to squeeze by. but it is still a very unpleasant situation, just 2 miles per hour as you travel southbound away from the lehigh va
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Sep 22, 2014 4:00pm EDT
year's launch included china and this year's did not. but it's not all good news for apple. just 30% of users have downloaded company's new software i 0 s 8 a year ago more than half customers downloaded ios 7 in the three days after it was available. >> the auto industry recovery over the past few years is starting to have a big impact on the used car market. so many people have bought no new cars that the used car market is flooded. that means lower prices for buyers. but it also means lower trade in values for owners. and also, lease rates for new cars are based on expected resale value which could mean higher rates. >> on that note time for a look at "action news" traffic report on monday. >> let's go live to matt pellman in the "action news" traffic center. >> happy monday to you. >> happy sglop higher rates and higher travel times now for ride home. big problems coming into traffic center 95 northeast philadelphia. it's a crash. multi-vehicle that just happened within about the last five minute this is brand new accident. you see vehicles involved here and unfortunately it's a
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Jul 6, 2015 4:00pm EDT
right. pointed and everything. china the big bull mastiff turned into a little rat when mom started asking questions. abbey will think twice before going on a tear before the long arm of the paw again. >> busted ann little bit caught red pawed there because the toilet paper was a -- >> at least she didn't try to flea. >> you're on fire today. that's it for "action news" at 4:00. for the always funny and talented rick williams, adam joseph i'm alicia vitarelli. reminder to join us tonight and every night for a full hour of "action news" at 10:00 on phl17. >> "action news" at 5:00 is next. >> ♪♪ >> "action news." delaware valley's leading news program. with jaime apody meteorologist cecily tynan rick williams and monica malpass. >> ♪♪ >> warm and oppressive, that's how you can describe the start of the work week. as we look live from sky6 hd a nice shot of the clouds and blue skies over the ben franklin bridge. not feeling as nice as it looks out there. >> storm tracker6 live double scan keeping an eye on it for us and the humidity is much higher than we have seen in recent da
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