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Dec 16, 2014 5:00pm EST
china to live with her new familiar until bucks county. she's so cute. the special team work that's making this all happen. caitlin j lucy, we've got rain moving through the area this afternoon. it will lift out later tonight. i have the latest on when the rain ends, what we can expect fort rest of the weekend. are we still seeing the chance for snow this weekend? it's all ahead in your seven day foreca forecast. ♪ >> have you seen this guy? police say he punched an 83-year-old man then robbed -- then robbed him at a west oak lane bar. it happened yesterday at brownie's bar four lounge on the 7100 block of ogontz avenue. the robber posed as a trash inspector. he punched the man, drew a knife and took cash from, a mobile phone and a masonic ring. >> two more philly area politicians facing corruption charges to night. >> the result of a probe by the city's district attorney with the help of a grand jury. jeff cole reported last night charges were expected much he's here with the very latest. jeff? >> reporter: this is a corruption case that almost never saw the light of day. the sit
FOX
Nov 25, 2014 5:00pm EST
streets of china. what authorities had to do to get things under control. >> and later, trust be trade a local small business owner says she was taken by an area contractor. what fox 29 learned about him and why he high tailed it when we showed up. >> and coming up new information on the timing of that rain changing over to snow across the area and also we'll take a look >> here's life look now at some of the roads in the area. this is 495 in wilmington, delaware. no weather issues tonight. but that will change of course big time. we are watch something heavy rain and possible snow moving into our area. chief meteorologist scott williams will update you with everything you need to know that's all coming up in your fox 29 weather authority and when the weather hits tomorrow, hey, tweet us your pictures and video using the hashtag fox 29 philly. >> now a follow up to heart warming story we first brought you back in september. little emily rodriguez of bucks county was born with tiny mal formed ears. in order to hear she has aware special hearing aids her parents want more for her and the
FOX
Jul 25, 2014 5:00pm EDT
. >> parts of china are getting battered a massive typhoon on wednesday swept through the country killing at least 56 people in the south and now tropical storm mat mow pounding the nation with heavy rain and wind. several parts of the country are experiencing some severe flooding. nearly 300,000 people have been evacuated. meteorologists are warning the weather is not over. more torential rain is expected. it's the country's tenth typhoon this year. >> secretary of state john kerry's request for week long cease fire on the gaza strip has failed tonight. israel rejected the proposal reportedly mainly because it would have had to cut short its mission to destroy hamas tunnels into israel. last week, hamas rejected a cease fire proposed by egypt saying it wouldn't help fighting until blockade on gaza is removed ton night israels defense minister said it may soon broaden its ground operations in gaza. significantly more than 800 palestinians and 35 israelis have died in this latest round of violence. and in the netherlands, remains of more victims from the malaysian plane crash have
FOX
Jul 7, 2014 5:00pm EDT
caught on camera. >> and a frightening story out of china where authorities say a man started a fire on a crowded bus and sent passengers scrambling. how fast it happened next. ♪ the cadillac summer collection is here. ♪ ♪ during the cadillac summer's best event, lease this 2014 srx for around $329 a month or purchase with 0% apr and make this the summer of style. >> at least four people are killed after a powerful earthquake shook southern mexi mexico. magnitude cinder 6.9 quake struck just before 6:30 this morning. houses along the pacific coat line were damaged and check this out the quake shook a mexican newsroom. the anchors remained calm and continued to report the story. >> we want to warn you this is -- this video is graphic. it shows the man poring what authorities say is a flammable liquid right on the floor and then he sets it off. passengers began scrambling to try to escape. police say 32 people were injured. 15 victims are now in critical condition. the suspect is among those in the hospital. >>> amazing video from the heartland where photographer caught three tor
FOX
Jul 23, 2014 5:00pm EDT
battering mainland china and it is slammed taiwan with heavy rain and high wind damaging homes and property along the way. off the coast rescue helicopter swooped in to rescue four crew men off of an oil tanker. the typhoon is packing winds of more than 100 miles an hour. >>> a michigan police officer making a routine traffic stop ends up in a brawl and then a high speed chase. as is usually the case these days the officer's dash cam captured it all. police say the officer pulled over the man for blowing through a stop sign. he found drugs in the car. tried to arrest the guy. but the guy fought back jumped back into his car drove right at the officer and then took off. the officer was right on his tail and before his arrest, he ended up shot twice that man did. he's alive and now face as list taney of charges. >> standing by her side that's what's getting this pitbull named herman a lot of attention tonight a man driving in atlanta saw the injured dog. at first he thought the two had been fighting once he realized herman was protecting her, he snapped this shot and it's going viral
FOX
Sep 15, 2014 5:00pm EDT
now in china. it's similar to bike only lane and the street has an area for cell phone users and non users. official say there are a lot of elderly people and children in the area and they're in harms way of people not paying attention to where they're going. you know all about that. similar experiments have didn't right here in philly and in washington, d.c. >>> a four year old delaware county girl diagnosed with brain cancer raising money and awareness for pediatric cans. >> brielle barber and her familiar wl on "good day philadelphia" this morning to talk about the success of their lemon shot challenge now iain i did it. >> it was very tart. and now brielle is challenging some of her favorite athletes. >> you guys want to challenge someone else, right. >> we do. >> who's our challenge today? >> the philadelphia eagles. >> oh, there we have it. >> the philadelphia eagles have now been challenged to take the let me money shot challenge g they're in indiana right now. we'll get the message to them for sure. >> good luck tonight. >> good luck! >> yes. >> brielle's family says they've
FOX
Oct 28, 2014 5:00pm EDT
serve in the china berman india theater back in world war ii. he wanted to visit the site to pay respects to those who died in the battle of normandy. >> it was fantastic. the people were unbelievable. once they found that you were a veteran of the d-day invasion, they just -- they just couldn't thank you enough. we really appreciated it. >> his wish was granted by the twilight wish foundation and the doylestown vfw. twilight grants wishes to seniors. >> he doesn't look old enough to have served in d-day. >>> he looks great. >> a break from fall temperatures in your fox 29 weather authority. chief meteorologist scott williams has a look at that and also well a big change, right, scott. >>> we're looking at several seasons in a matter of days, lucy. today it felt more like spring. 70s. 74 degrees right now. look at this. winds are out of the south at 9 miles per hour. really no concerns this evening if you're stepping outdoors. 74 in millville. 75 in reading right now. 76 degrees in the lehigh valley. get this. we could be looking at wet snow potentially in the forecast. keep it h
FOX
Sep 4, 2014 5:00pm EDT
. decorated world war ii veteran. his apartment is elegant and well cared for. china and crystal, brass happen lears and flowers everywhere there are memories. his beautiful bride. grown children and grandchildr grandchildren. he couldn't believe it when he got this letter after 16 years pack up and get out. >> terrible. one of the worst things can happen to person. because at this stage of life, when you move into these places, you figure on being here forev forever. a lot of seniors that's what he that think. and then to all of a sudden be given a notice that 30 days, 60 days you're out in the street, that is a big one. >> reporter: the colonnade in abington was a luxury high rise now it's worn and there are constant problems. management blames the township tour delaying renovations plans. 130 of the 500 units are occupied. now it's forced to close. the township tells residents it's the property owner's fault and they didn't delay anything. >> it's back and forth. as i said, you know, we just the pawns in the middle of this. >> it's the injustice of it. for marshall disable old people
FOX
Jul 4, 2014 5:00pm EDT
girlfriend. she's a fellow hotdog eater. she says yes. so joey has to forget about the china patterns and what he'll register for and concentrate on the weiners and right now, he's in a dead heat but pulls away. joey chestnut, guys, eats 61 hotdogs in 10 minutes to claim his eighth nathan's hotdog title. i did the math before hasn't, guys. that averages out to a hotdog every 10 seconds. >> wow! >> see you back here at 6:00. we'll have some hotdogs in between. >> something like that. quick question. if kobe asche was still around would chestnut have won. >> never won eight straight. >> that does it for us here at 5:00. we'll see you again >>> the the hottest shows... the brightest stars. >> you know, older i'm getting more i want to work with people i love. >> it is time for me to get into any trouble. i work every day but monday. >> you got it. >> okay, i don't need to do that because i don't want to over think it. >> fox five with unprecedented access behind the scenes. >> how long does it the take to get the actors ready. >> we have a half an hour. >> at home. >> i'll come home, and do
FOX
Nov 11, 2014 5:00pm EST
in china just bought dozens of new iphone toss propose to his girlfriend. wow!, right? he wowed the social media all of that but not his girlfriend. howard? >> oh, marge sanchez everybody would like to tweet him with an iphone was the man last night. actually he was one of the many players that was a big part of the eagles win. mark - ( helicopter whirring ) - ( roars ) ( siren wails ) ( pop music playing ) ♪ when you're ready ♪ ready, ready, ready ♪ come and get it ♪ get it, get it ♪ when you're ready, come and get it ♪ ♪ na na na na ♪ na na na na na na na ♪ ♪ when you're ready, come and get it ♪ ♪ na na na na... female announcer: it's a great big world and it can all be yours. here and only here. ♪ come and get it. >> file this one under what were they thinking file. two california men decided hey let's get up close and personal with a hammer head shark and so they did. forest was spear fishing when they did this. he and three friends spotted the shark in the water. he and one other jumped that. the hammer headway was about 8 feet long. he says this shark
FOX
Oct 24, 2014 5:00pm EDT
you run late. td bank. america's most convenient bank. >> china launches an experimental space craft to fly to the moon and back. it's in preparation for the country's first unmanned return trip to the moon. the goal is to have a chinese spaceship land on the moon, retrieve samples and return to earth. if completed china will be the only country besides the united states and russia to do so. >> a look at your health news now. philadelphia makes some moves to reduce smoking among city workers. city employees the city has announcedannounced row he creata network of pharmacies that don't sell tobacco. it wants its workers not covered by union health benefits to use them. employees who choose listen to this not to get their prescriptions filled at this network at this network of pharmacies will pay an additional 15 bucks per prescription. >> long-term health benefits, yes. are there long-term financial benefits, absolutely. >> city officials sits the first tobacco free pharmacy network in this country. >> talk about a stinky situation in california. in fact it's a truckload of steer man
FOX
Dec 31, 2014 5:00pm EST
assasinate its leader kim jong-un. china, russia and iran have made more serious cyber attack again the us experts say targeting american banks infrastructure and federal agencies. but the hackers from north korea took cyber insecurity to a new level. threatening 9/11 style attacks on theaters that showed the movie. that zen the us government and law epp force many officials scrambling. >> if we don't put in place the kind of architecture that can prevent these attacks from taking place, this is not just going to be affecting movies much this is going to be affecting our entire economy in ways that are extraordinary significant. >> reporter: cyber attacks are soaring. annual survey, consulting firm pwc reported cyber security incidents against private companies globally rose by 48% in 2014 to nearly 43 million. a separate study estimated the annual cost of cyber attacks on a typical energy or utility company at 26 and half million dollars this year. it was nearly 22 million for a typical defense contractor and nearly 21 million for an average financial services company. in some respects yo
FOX
Jun 13, 2014 5:00pm EDT
another carrier. >>> pf chance china bistro confirms there has been breach involving customer's credit cards at its restaurants. the company is opened up an investigation it's not clear how big the breach is in a statement pf chang's ceo says customers should be vigilant with their statements until they realize the scope of the breach. >>> well we all practice our favorite dance mess in the privacy of our own home. governor christie got the chance to break it down on national tv. >> that's right. the governor busts a move in a routine that will have you laughing. >>> also coming up, terrifying moments tour a teenager home a lone when two men break in. what she did during her 911 call that helped police nab them. >> caught on camera, a robbery at a local tobacco shop. all new at 6:00 how police say the thieves pulled off the job. scott. >>> iain, round one of showers and thunderstorms moving through our area. coming up i'll have the timing of round two off to the west. find out when all of this mess >> former secretary of state hillary clinton is in philadelphia. clinton spending time t
FOX
Dec 17, 2014 5:00pm EST
and let's say russia, china or north korea did a movie about something happening to our world leaders i think we'd probably be up in arms about it as well. >> we're in america and regardless of whether we agree with something or not we have this little right around here we can say and do what we wanted to even if it is offensive to other people. i mean that's part of being in america. so understandably north korea is very upset. mind you north korea has denied having anything to do with this hack of sony. even though some us intelligence officials are saying, no, they probably had something to do with the hack on sony. but you've got to wonder what this is going to be like down the line for the rest of hollywood and for the industry as a whole. >> i think we live in hyper sensitive times and i think, you know, if it was a situation this weekend if anybody got as much as a paper cut in the showin shf the interview when it comes on christmas if anybody got hurt any way, size, shape or form people would sue the movie theaters would turn the buck on to zone feature serve trying to
FOX
Jan 2, 2015 5:00pm EST
. >>> few answers two nights after a deadly stampede in china on new year's eve killed at least three people. >> people continue to lay flowers. kay cross started just before midnight and tonight our a rush to pick up coupons set it off. the focus is shifting to overcrowding with many in the public pointing the finger at two few police in the area. still pictures from the scene itself. among those who died, students and children. china's president has ordered an investigation and canceled all other new year events. >>> a mother is killed in florida while trying to cross a busy highway. she was part of a group of 10 that includeed children trying to cross an expressway new year's day near miami. they were hit by an suv trying to get to a nearby chuck e cheese for a celebration. three kids were hurt. officers say the 24-year-old woman died holding her daughter's happened. >> apparently from witnesses clearly stated that he did everything he could to try to avoid that large group. >> she pushed him out of the way so the car would hit her and not them. she sacrificeed herself for the kids
FOX
Dec 22, 2014 5:00pm EST
they have. >> reporter: the scandal also raising tensions with china. one of north korea's only alli allies. there's speculation chinese were used in the attack on zone 19us accused of beijing of cyber espionage in the past. chinese government make nothing mention of north korea while saying the country opposes all forms of cyber attacks. >> i think to arrive at any conclusion sufficient facts and evidence are needed. handle the case based on the facts of international laws and chinese laws. >> china's foreign minister spoke with john kerry about cyber terrorism over the phone yesterday. in bangkok, david piper, fox news. >> tonight cuba says it is open to everyone of president obama's moves to improve relations between the two countries. that includes receiving u.s. equipment to improve cuba's internet and potentially unlimited experts to cube b cuba has historicallily imposed heavy regulations on the internet and private business. last week president obama announced opening diplomatic relations with cuba once again however cuban-americans against the move say the white house is mak
FOX
Feb 23, 2015 5:00pm EST
world. one man who runs the tour agency in china says north korean officials are citing ebola concerns as the reason behind the restrictions. >> i understand the restrictions restrictions, but i think, you know it's quiet clear that ebola is not a risk at the moment in this part of the world world. >> yeah, no reported case of ebola have surfaced near north korea. the country closed its borders to foreign tourists in october. north korea has also suggested the united states created ebola as a biological weapon. >>> nearly a dozen students in the hospital at a connecticut university after reportedly overdosing on the drug molly. molly is slang for m did ma associated with ecstasy. >> wes lee yann university leaders say it started yesterday morning when sophomore was rushed to the hospital. in critical condition. then throughout the day ambulances made several trips to the campus to take other students to the hospital who were also showing signs of overdose. 11 students had to be taken to the hospital in all. >> it's to be expected from a college environment. but it definitely -
FOX
Dec 24, 2014 5:00pm EST
saturday. a funeral for his partner wenjian liu will be a ranged once his family arrives from china. protesters speaking out about against police violence are refusing to honor mayor bill did you bass yo's request to holder off on demonstrations untilly officers are buried. >> former president george hw bush is in the hospital tonight under observation. the 41st president was rushed to houston methodist yesterday for shortness of breath. the same hospital he spent nearly two months back in 2012 being treated for a bronchitis related cough. a family spokesman says former president bush is being held for observation simply as a precaution. of course the 90-year-old spent his birthday back in june making a tandem parachute jump in mai maine. >>> cleanup continues tonight in parts of mississippi after around of deadly storms. the severe weather last night killed at least four people and injured 20. mississippi's governor declaring a state of emergency in two of the hardest hit counties after tornadoes tour through the area. crews are clearing debris from roads and restoring power to the
FOX
Feb 13, 2015 5:00pm EST
from china is placed into police custody for ramming his car into the consulate building. the man told police he said he felt he was being chased by a assassins and wanted to get some attention. >> that he did. >>> the wait is over, ladies. 50 shades of grey is officially in theater. >> guess what? so are protester protesters taking a look at the london premier of the movie overnight. domestic abuse campaigners were seen holding signs suggesting the movie rapes and other forms of sexual abuse that. did not stop fans from turning out to celebrate the racy film. a capped from the erotic romance novel by el james. james says she's not afraid of the negative reviews because it's her fans reaction that counts. >> i'm not worried about that. this is people i care about. as long as they like it. in new york city the fans loved it. that was great moment. >> for people waiting for the movie 50 shades of grey opens nationwide today. >>> supreme court justin ruth bader ginsberg is opening up about the little nap she took during last month's state of the union address. turns out she was just a lit
FOX
Dec 11, 2014 5:00pm EST
china for his mother's funeral. >> here you are trying to get back home for funeral and you get robbed and all your money gets taken. >> unfathomable it could happen right here rt report robbery happened just after 5:00 a.m. wednesday and was captured on surveillance camera rahs as the victims stood on the front steps of a friend's home waiting for him to drive him to the airport. the gunman one wearing a mask approached. they stole cash, chinese currency and i-pad and his passport. >> they both have guns. they come right at him. they take his dufflebag. >> he was robbed of a lot of money and his passport and he was attacked. >> reporter: at one point the gunman led the two men away with guns to their heads and their hands up. neighbors a woke to find police combing the area for the suspects. they console the victim and worried about their own safety. >> i'm from the city and it's getting a little bit too close to home for me. >> reporter: police say both men were armed, video shows one wore a mask. the cameras also caught a tight shot of the second suspect investigators hope th
FOX
Jan 6, 2015 5:00pm EST
. look great. skiers and snowboarders ce >>> call it an archeological jackpots teams in china unearthed char yachts and horse skeletons. it's really amazing. now the group of too many times dates back 2800 years. the archaeologists discovered at least 28 char yachts and 29 pairs of horse skeletons in their three months of cabbies visions so far. preliminary studies show the group of too many times belong to high ranking chinese nobles. >>> turning to your health now. did you make a new year's resolution this year? 45% of us do but six days into 2015 are you still keeping it? dr. oz gives us his take on new year's resolutions. ♪ >>> come january 1st nearly half of us make new year's resolutions but less than one in 10 of us actually manage to keep them. i took a look at the three most popular new year's resolutions and i wasn't surprised to find they're all linked to your health. coming in third is saving money. the connection is much stronger than you think. in fact recent study found that credit scores may also ab good cater of heart health. second most popular resolution g
FOX
Dec 10, 2014 5:00pm EST
looking for a man who robbed somebody getting ready to travel to china and he robbed them at gun point that. man and another man were held up on large and saint vin jent street in oxford circle neighborhood of the city right around 5:00 this morning. police say they were knocking on a door when the robbers walked up to them. police say those robbers took off with a bag one of the men was carrying. it had $7,000 in it. can you believe thousand of it were chinese currency. the bag also had a tablet and a passport inside. >> police in new jersey are trying to figure out who killed and then dumped two donkeys on the side of a road. they were found last week near east veterans highway and bennett mills road in jackson township. officials say they were intentionally shot but that's about all helping at this point. animal control officers are hoping to track down their own owner. >>> temple university unveils plans for new state of the art library. the library is expected to cost about $190 million. it will span an entire city block. that library will be more than 200,000 square feet and it w
FOX
Dec 15, 2014 5:00pm EST
adopted her from hospital in china. last year has not been without challenges. madeleine has cerebral palsy. >> people say to us, oh, you know, you guys did a great thing by adopting her and it takes us -- takes us by surprise when they say that, because we feel like we're the ones that are just so blessed to have her as our daughter. >> the farleys were so impacted by madeleine they've adopted a second child from the same hospital. tonight at 10:00 what this local family calls an invaluable resource in completing their family. >> and straight ahead at 6:00 o'clock we continue to follow breaking news for you. >>> six people killed at several locations across montgomery county. tonight the search is on for this man. we'll have live team coverage. >> plus a major drug hall at a local community and would it not have been possible without this k9 officer. howard? >> the eagles. they let go of golden opportunity into the playoffs last night. but now they have more injury issues and another possible starter out for the season. that will be coming up in sports. >> and in weather, nice to see
FOX
Sep 29, 2014 5:00pm EDT
night of tear gas and violence as protests swell in the city. protests erupted in response to china's decision to only government approved candidates to run in the city's 2,017 election. the crowds blocked traffic and caused schools to close down. >> afghanistan has new president ending months of political tension. the new president was sworn in as the new afghan leader today. it is the first democratic transfer of power sin the us led coalition entered afghanistan in 2001. the new president vows to end corruption and is calling for the taliban and other militants to join political talk. >> firefighters in sacremento california pull off a daring rescue. >> they were called to help rescue a 70 year old man who washed this atv and then plunged into a mine shaft. here's a look at some of the photos of that rescue. investigators believe the driver hit a tree stump and ended up falling 30 feet into the half. rescuers used a special harnessing system to live the man out to safety. >> one strand of barb wire was holding it up. he was very happy to be out the hole. it was dark and cold down t
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