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the. >> it's sunday, april soth. thanks for joining us, i'm chris nguyen sitting in for carolyn tyler. here's lisa argen. she's tracking doppler hd and the live impact scale. >> good morning. this is a 1, which indicates a light system, not more than a half-inch mainly the morning hours. so this system will begin to taper off. the second half of your day looks much, much dryer. but as we begin you notice the trajectory from north to south and the widespread rain around the bay starting in the east bay around 680 and 580. danville, and also westward in san leandro into the north. we are look be at american canyon, highway 12 there, very
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wet conditions oar 80 #* -- over to 80. and moving from east to the west. you need the wipesser on 280, 101, dumbarton bridge and finally over to the east bay around 880, and fremont waking up to shower activity. south bay not as wet, but we still have showers around the area. we will be looking at more rain throughout the morning hours. in fact, this system sinks to the south so you will be getting wetter in the south bay in the next couple hours. starting out in the 50s. we will look at low 60s. and the giants game today looks like it will go off without a rain delay. chris. >> thank you. the persistent rain has oversaturated soil all across the bay area. yesterday this oak tree fell taking out powerlines in mill valley. in lafayette another tree ripped
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down pg&e lines. hundreds of customers didn't have power last night. and at this high school in mill valley the rain didn't slow down this soccer match. parents said a little wet weather isn't enough to keep their kids off the field. . >> this isn't much rain, we've played in much worse. >> i enjoy the rain, actually. it's nice for a change. >> fans outside at&t park also weren't deterred by some light rain. some fans were ready with their umbrellas, others wore upon chose. the giants play again this afternoon, as lisa mentioned. with more rain coming, down loud or abc news app to track the weather where you live. breaking news. a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has hit pakistan capital and other cities across that country this morning. it happened just about 3:30 our time. witnesses say the quake shoot homes and office buildings and the tremors were felt as far away as the indian capital of new delhi.
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so far no reports of damage >> and will smith died after being shot in an apparently road rage incident. smith posted this picture on instagram around 6:00 last night, about 5 hours before the incident. it shows i am and his wife, raquel, at the french quarter festival in new orleans, raquel was also shot. officials say a hummer rear-ended smith's mercedes. the two drivers exchanged words. that's when the driver of the hummer pulled out a gun and shot smith several times. smith was pronounced dead at the scene. his wife was rushed to the hospital. the 30 about-year-old driver of the hummer is in custody and being questioned. smith won the super bowl with the saints in 2009. on his personal website smith said he wanted to be an fbi agent following his football career. smith was 34 years old. back here in the bay area we are following developing news out of san francisco where police are looking for a missing two-year-old girl. this is arianna fitts.
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she was reported missing tuesday along with her mother. the mother's sister said she was last seen april 1st at 9:00 p.m. the last text message they received from her said she was in fresno with a friend name sam but her body was found on friday. police believe arianna is at risk because of her age and suspected foul play. >> the daughter was last seen in late february. the mother was last seen on april 1st and they were both reported missing on april 5th. on the 8th we located nicole. she was a victim of a homicide. >> police did not say where her body was found but said she has ties to the bay area, fresno and other places in california. there is news after crash that killed five people that happened last night around 5:30 on highway 12 about two miles
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east of highway 160. two. the victims were toddlers. chp officers say they and three adults died when their car started to pass another car, went out of control and was hit by a pickup truck. the four people in the pickup suffered minor injuries. governor barack obama wrapped up a quick trip to the bay area yesterday. he's in washington, d.c. but before leaving he got in a little golf at san francisco's olympic club. new video shows him on the green. alyssa harrington has more about the president's 24 hour visit. >> press barack obama ran up the steps to air force 1 and waved good-bye, ending a short visit to the bay area. across the water in milbrae, norman graph took pictures of the departure. >> everything shuts down, no planes in the area. and then we see the s.u.v.s come up, he gets in and takes off. >> the president flu into san francisco with his daughter,
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malia. the white house won't tell us how she spent her time there but social media lit up with sipings at stanford. she graduates from high school this year. >> the breeze in town for a if i can 24 hour trip. the visit jam-packed with fundraise event for the democratic party. >> and later minor think leader signature fundraiser in pacific heights. a lavish event. tickets were more than $33,000. a crowd cheered as the motorcade traveled down billionaire's row. at the dinner the president blasted the republicans for blocking his supreme court pick. streets were closed around his hotel, and before leaving down president obama took in a soggy round of golf at the olympic club. san francisco, abc7 news. san francisco police are planning to re-enter view some of the witnesses to last week's deadly police shooting of a homeless man.
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abc7 news was at 19th and shot well yesterday where some of the neighbors were moved to a homeless shelters. public works tells mission local the overnight move was motivated by the rain and space opening up at the shelter, but not the shooting. [gunshots] surveillance video shows the moment police officers shot him thursday morning. police had released a photo of a large kitchen knife they say he was carrying. at least one witness said the knife was on the ground at the time of the shooting. an advisory for bart passengers. there will be no train service this weekend between the san leandro and bayfield stations. it's the second of six weekend closers. bart crews are repairing equipment and tracks. however, bart is running a bus bridge for passengers, but that could lead to delays . >> the chase for 73 wins
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continues on the warriors hung on against the grizzlies in memphis last night for win number 71. the dubs trailed by as many as 10 points in the last quarter but fought back to beat the grizzlies 100-99. their second of back-to-back games is tonight against the spurs. that would tie the 95 - 96 chicago bulls regular season record. tip-off at at&t center is at 4:00 p.m. our time. mike shumann will are have last night's highlights a little later in sports. [cheers and applause] abc7 news was at pete's tavern in fran last night was fans cheered on the win. they were watching intently all night while the warriors gutted out the victory. you can believe bay area bars will be packed later today with the warriors going for win number 72 in san antonio. and what a great run so far this season. >> definitely. and also with our rain we are doing pretty good. in terms of a few more
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hundredths or a few tenth in your neighborhood hopefully this morning was the wayne comes down in san francisco. a muggy started to. most of the rain for you will be ending for the first half of the day. so we will talk about a brighter second half and look at the week ahead, which includes a little more rain next. >> lisa, thanks. also ahead, we catch up with the men who lost nearly 200 pounds despite the rain. he's in the mid. of a 100-mile run. how he said he turned his life around. >> i shouted out, and i said, you know, is there a problem? >> the man who had to be rescued from a california cliff after popping the question tells his side of the story.
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♪ ♪ to the women who know what real values are, you inspire us to bring you real value every day. . >> welcome back.
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in developing news in india more than 100 people were killed in a massive fire that broke out in a temple at 3:15 local time. at least the 200 others have been injured. the fire started when a spark from an unauthorized fire show ignited. the explosion trapped hundreds of others inside. the temple holds a competitive fireworks display this year but this year they denied granting permission. rescuers are looking through the debris for any survivors. romance can be a little rocky sometimes. a man opened on top of a 600-foot rock thursday but then had to be rescued by emergency crews. he was also arrested. we have that guy's side of the story. >> this man and his puppy, moses. banks wanted on extra special backdrop when he proposed to his girlfriend so he climbed the rock early thursday.
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>> you see this rock. i would love to put this rock on your finger. if i could buy a diamond this size, i would, but i'll never aboutet l. that the go. would you marry me? >> the problem is climbing the rock was illegal as he found out when firefighters and the rescue helicopter descended on him. >> i shouted out to the firemen, i said is there a problem? because you guys are going in by the numbers right now, and i don't understand what's going on. >> the chopper eventually lifted him off the rock and put him on the ground where he was cited for misdemeanor trespassing. later banks spent the night in jail for being under the influence of methamphetamine. he said it's medicine he was prescribed by a va doctor. in addition to the trespassing fine, emergency responders plan to bill him thousands of dollars for the rescue. but there is one piece of good news. >> she said yes. the way she said yes was the good part because she said of
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course i'll marry you. you are a crazy and s. o. b. and goes up a and telling me i can't leave you. you are either going to die or get arrest the. >> that was abc7 news anchor hearing thompson reporting. a piece of advice for mr. banks, brush up on one of the most useful phrases a husband can learn, sorry, honey. and people gathered for a special grand reopening yesterday. the oldest structure, which is home to a wine tasting bar, was reopened yesterday after the earthquake of august, 2014. it has tape until this month to get the structure completely repaired. a may day is d-day for one lucky, not to mention exceptionally smart ivy league senior. she hit the jackpot but she's not the first. we have the story. >> she aimed high when she applied for college this year. >> i knew i wanted to go
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somewhere where i would learn a lot and where i would challenge myself academically. >> so she tried for the ivy league. the 8 storied schools which typically let in fewer that 15% of those who apply and sometimes far less. everyone knows augusta is a star in class and an athlete. she played badminton. and a leader. part of futures leaders of america who puts in extra hours. >> when i'm here until 6:00, 7:00 at night i'm doing my work and augusta is at her locker and gathering her things to go home. this week she heard from all 8 of the schools she applied to. >> i took out my phone and started hooking at each school and -- >> yes, you guess it had. >> i came to the last one and yelled and started screaming. >> augusta went 8 for 8. she has not yet made a decision. remarkably this is the second year in a row a student from here has clinched that ivy league sweep. does that set an example for coming up. >> you see the kids, they see
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augusta walk by and the youngest students go [whispering] that's augusta, that's augusta. >> and dozens got a chance to see the new jungle book movie before it was released. abc news was for the screening for the boys and girls club of oakland. it is inspired by the 1967 film. the movie works in theaters next friday. >> rain put at bit of a damper on the cherry blossom festival in san francisco yesterday. several thousand did show up and take in some japanese food and culture. the festival continues today and next sunday. ♪ >> it was dry indoors at sundance cinemas last night for
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the queen program. david louie co-hosted the event where young people compete to be the cultural ambassador. the women will spend next year attending cultural events in california, hawaii and even japan. abc7's cheryl jennings was the m. c. at an annual ronald mcdonald house in palo alto last night. house party raises money to expand the house to accommodate 114 families with life-threatening illnesses. to find out how you can donate we have a link on our website, a bay area man is running 100 miles to celebrate the amazing transformation he's made to his body. jake mcclusyy of san jose has lost 102 pounds.
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he expects to arrive there this afternoon. abc7 news was in novato to talk to mccluskey about his journey. >> start small. little things definitely will add up. just start with just walking around the block, but just go out and get active, find something you like to do and just do it. >> the run is not just for mccluskey, it's also for charity. last year he ran from san francisco to san jose raising $18,000 for the silicon valley children's fund. lisa, i had a chance to meet him a few months back. great guy, bigger speaker rags. >> that's cool. a lot of folks out in the rain yesterday. finally it tapered off but steady, height rain all night long as we continue to sit on the back side of the upper level low. additional rainfall with a one on our storm impact scale. this all should occur before noontime. so by 1:00 we all should be dry.
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time for the giants game and things look better. trajectory of this rain is from the northeast to the southeast. you will notice plenty of showers out there. we will take you on a tour right now. in the east bay, and also into the south bay you can see the shower activity from fremont, 680 union city and on the peninsula from redwood city. and further north pretty soggily guy along the peninsula. burlingame, wet weather for you. and right across the bay. we will take you a little bit to the east around emeryville. right now oakland is dry. but you have been wet pretty much all night long. walnut creek, alamo and danville, shower activity. up to the north around the point, canyon. you have the scattered light rain. and along the coast. bodega bay. and further south a break. but we remain active with the light rain through the next
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several hours. 56 mountain view. mid-50s morgan hill, half moon bay. san jose at 57 degrees. and we do have fog in the south bay. we are dry right now on the golden gate bridge. and as this moisture tips to sink to the south and east, looks like things are going to pick up in the south bay. then finally end for all of us by about midday. 54 in fairfield, as well as napa, santa rosa. 55 in livermore. so certainly some visibility obstructions around with the fog and the light rain. from our exploratorium camera we have showers this morning. partly cloudy skies will result for tomorrow tuesday and day and wednesday and another system heads our way wednesday, into thursday. it's a quick mover. probably giving us most of the rain through the overnight hours. then we are back into sunny and warmer conditions after that into next weekend. so 6:00 notice all of the light rain showers from from north to
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south. this is 8:00. notice the activity slowly sinking to the south and east. by 11:00 you still have showers from san francisco along 580 and the south bay, the central coast. but look at the north bay. things definitely beginning to quiet down. noontime we still have showers burks by the average and evening hours it's cloudy and just a slight chance of showers as we begin to clear out for your monday. so rainfall totals anywhere from this morning to tonight are about .06 in the north bay. not much there, but an additional third of appear inch, and maybe .4 in mountain view. we are doing pretty well. oakland maybe a third of an inch. a wet morning but by the afternoon we will see overcast skies. temperatures will 660 degrees throughout the -- about 60 degrees at at&t park. and 62 in richmond, 64 san jose.
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the accuweather seven-day forecast, rain this morning, change to go showers. dry the rest of the day. partly cloudy monday and tuesday. next system late wednesday into thursday, maybe another .4 to .5 and then we are back to spring. sunny and warmer. >> good to see a few runs in the forecast. straight ahead. buried under junk mail. it is tough for many but we i want to show you some cutting edge technology. this is a vhs tape. push that tape in and hit play. this is a flip phone. have you seen these before? it's called a compact disc. oh. looks like we're getting a facsimile. what year is it to you? it's old. you'd rather use newer technology? definitely. well, i've got something to show you. this is the 2016 chevy volt.
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it uses extended range electric technology. the prius hybrid uses battery technology developed 15 years ago. chevy expects volt drivers to get over a thousand miles between fill ups. it's got every technology there is. the prius actually belongs on the table.
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>> junk of mail is a huge hassel for most of us, but michael finney found one man who has it worse than most. >> this letter carrier has his hands full when he delivers to
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this san jose home. steven chavez liches here and the offers are all being sent to philip seymour. if you think this is a bunch, check this out. steven has boxes and boxes of these types of offers. >> i think it's a kind of thing for poor people to get this kind of mail over and over again. >> so why did you contact me? >> to see if you could help me get my mail stopped from being so crazy. >> it got like this because he responded to a couple of the mailings and now he's he inundated with simple advertisements, along with scams and schemes, and he just wants it to stop. the postal spokesperson for the bay area, he says steven has a way out, but there's a catch. >> he can go to, direct mail association. he can go online and go to their mail preference service and he can opt out of getting any
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advertising mail. but bear in mind, not all all be long. >> and scammers don't be long and don't stop mailing just because you ask. >> oh, boy, this really illustrates the danger of responding to any suspicious offer because once you do, if it is a scammer, they will share your information with other scammers and you wind up on what is called a sucker list. >> there isn't much you can do when you are on a sucker list other than stop responding and let time pass. i'm michael finney, "7 on your side" for the first time in nearly a century, the price of stamps is going down. the price change is caused by a temporary increase back in 2014 that expired to. the last time postage rates fell was 1919. take a look at this.
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it's quala runs you up to her. her mother died when she was four months old. the zoo posted this video. and he was moved to another pouch for his best chance of survival. he now has his own enclosure at the zoo and is now doing well. officials say the man accused of the paris attacks originally tried to carry it out somewhere else. and three
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had. >> good sunday morning, everyone. i'm chris nguyen. we are starting this half-hour are a quick look at the weather. meteorologist lisa argen is tracking the conditions where you live. >> hi, chris. we have a number 1 on the storm
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impact scale. kind of a continuation with what happened yesterday with a broad swath of light rain over the state. an additional up to half-inch of rain. check out the wet weather as it moves from the north and east, down to the north and west. and down through union city and fremont and further to the north doesn't look as rainy but still showers around richmond. scattered showers berkeley. hercules, the point and american sannian, and from jenner to the north bay. look at the peninsula from san bruno, 2860. san mateo, across the san mateo bridge and half moon bay. what about the south bay? mountain view. highway 85 here. you are definitely dealing with some light rain here. even moderate at times. but it is scattered. it will continue to actually move into the peninsula in the south bay throughout the morning hours. here's the wet weather off the coast. the wet weather for everyone will be this morning. clearing the north bay first and the south bay throughout 11:00,
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and them by the afternoon, 1:00, 2:00, we are dry, under cloudy skies. cooler, low 60s today. we will start out dry for the work week, as well. chris. >> thank you. developing news out of belgium this mourning. officials say the terror group that up leashed the deadly attack on the brussels airport and subway last month initially planned a second attack on france. 32 people died in the brussels attack. belgium officials said the group was going to hit france again, but instead turned to brussels. this is after the man arrested friday confessed he's the so-called man in the hat caught on video at the airport bombing. new york is the next big stop on the presidential campaign trail n nine days nearly 100 republican democrats and 300 democrat delegates are up for grabs. ted cruz and bernie sanders are fighting for every last
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delegate. we have the story. >> the two taking the fight to the frontrunners. dez cruz and bernie sanders said they will compete all the way to the convention phone. >> all right, news alert, we just won wyoming! >> bernie sanders late saturday declared the winner of the wyoming caucus. he now claims victory over hillary clinton in seven of the last eight states. with the new york primary just a few days away, bernie is closing the gap but clinton is still ahead. >> if we can win here, it absolutely opens the door to a path toward victory to the white house. >> clinton isn't sounding too worried. >> i'm going to keep going until i have all the delegates i need to be nominated. >> ted cruz is trying to scoop up delegates wherever he finds them. the latest in colorado.
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and predicting victory on the convention floor. >> i believe the first ballot will be the highest vote total donald trump receives and on a subsequent ballot we are going to win the nomination and earn the majority. >> ted cruz now poised to win most, if not all of colorado's 37 delegates. off the campaign trail for three days, donald trump made a surprise visit to new york's 911 memorial. the gop frontrunner up characteristically avoided talking to reporters. trump has been retooling his campaign since his loss to cruz in wisconsin. it was bitter. abc news, new york. >> coming off his wyoming primary victory, bernie sanders will make an appearance this morning w le talk about the race ahead of new york's crucial primary next tuesday. you can catch "this week" with george stephanopoulos at 8:00 this morning right here an abc7. three men trapped on a deserted island in the south pacific were able to grab the attention of a
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navy ship. this morning they are safe and the coast guard said it was their own cleverness that saved them. we have the details. >> three real life castaways, lucky to be alive catch their three hour sailing trip went really wrong, stranding them for days on a tiny island. >> by passengers that sailed that day for a three hour door. >> story, eerily similar to the opening scene from the '70s tv show "gilligan's island." but it's this image catching headlines. the three spelling out "help" with palm leaves. they said they did everything right to get rescued. the big wave took out their boat in the pacific. they were forced to type two miles of choppy water, thankfully armed with these life vests. >> the personal flotation devices allowed them to stay above water longer to make the overnight swim to the island.
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>> the trio washing up on the long abandoned island full of empty fishing shacks but no phone or internet to call home. seemingly living out scenes from the movie castaway. starting a fire and just like tom hanks did on the big screen, send being out this rug he would s. o. s. and frantically waving their bright orange life jackets. a navy plane spotting them. their three-hour is tour finally over after three days. abc news, new york. janet jackson fans who bought tours for her world reportedly can't get their money back. she had more than 50 shows scheduled and she announced wednesday she would put the tour on hold indefinitery to start a family. tmz reported that ticket master is not giving refunds because she has not cancelled her show, just postponed it. it's not clear when she will reschedule them.
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she already postponed it once because of a surgual procedure this woman shared this. her former boyfriend custom built it for her and painted her name and e-mail address on the frame. last monday night she said she loaned it to a friend who left it unlocked outside the derby food center on college avenue. someone took it and left a green bike in its place. she would like her bike returned. still ahead on the abc7 morning news. ♪ >> the future is now. we will get a look at the technology of tomorrow where some of the robots are almost human. but firsts are here's a live look outside from our san mateo bridge camera. you can see the roads out there a little slick. lisa argen will have the full accuweather forecast in just a few minutes.
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. >> welcome back. time is 5:39. we are taking a live look at the 101 camera. the rain is coming down pretty hard in this part of the south bay. we get the full forecast from he's arrange in a little bit . a right of passage turned into what could have been a life or death moment for a nine-year-old girl in oregon. she climbed up the neighborhood's tallest tree, as many kids in the area do. the problem is after scaling her
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way up 40 feet, she couldn't get back down. neighbors stepped in and got her dad, who couldn't even see her all the way up there. when they couldn't get to her, the fire department had to be called out, using their ladder truck to rescue her. >> i was kind of scared and i wanted to get down. i had to go all the way to the top and climb down and then i kind of got stuck on that branch right there. >> she had a few scratches, but otherwise is fine. she said she's not planning to scale that tree again anytime soon. officials hope to soon reunite this rescued florida black bear cub with its mother. a teenager heard smoky junior squealing in the woods thursday and alerted firefighters. the officials are walking it around the woods spreading its accident so the ma'am can smell him and come back to him. if the mom does not return, they will care for the little bear until he can be released on his own. >> smoky junior.
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very cute. most of the rain is pushing from the peninsula into the south bay this morning. 54 degrees here, as well as napa. its 57 in san jose. 56 mountain view. you have the light to moderate rain. we will give you a radar tour and talk about how long it lasts next. >> lisa, thanks. madison takes clayton kershaw shaw deep as the giants look for their third straight win over the balk
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>> welcome back. lisa is tracking the forecast and will share it with us in a few minutes. in sports, the warriors chase at nba history resumes later today in san antonio. golder state faces the spurs at 4:00 p.m. san antonio is just two wins away from becoming the first nba
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team to ever go 41-0 at home. last night the warriors won their 71st game with a thrilling come back against the grizzlies. abc7 sports anchor mike shumann a man has the highlights in this morning's sports report. >> well, the warriors with a must-win last night to have a shot at the regular season record held by the '95-96 bulls of 72 games. they stole a victory. now at 72 wins with two to play. before the game steph curry practicing his putting. his boy, jordan speith, leading the mavsers. and bogut getting rest yesterday. dubs up 3 at the half. third quarter steph, 150th consecutive game. he and klay5 of 24 from three point land. grizzlies go on a run in the third. warriors trail by as many as 10 in the fourth. draymond, the lay-up and foul. he had 23. the first shot of the quarter,
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harrison barns hits the three. 1:40 left. warriors up one. 8 seconds left. grizzlies down one. he drives are misses are, gets it back, tries the desperation heave. and warriors escaped memphis. they are now 71-9. >> we had our own play, and the run they made in the second half was one you -- there's still time left on the clock and this game meant a lot to us. it's a big win. >> and klay doesn't need to come in the fourth and score. we need to come in and get stops. we do that and we will score w he need to stick with it and pick up our intensity level up. it was garbage to that points. >> sharks and coyotes at the tank. and if scott weren't here, he would be at the game dressed like that. and captain joe pavelski with his 37th of the year. sharks win it 1-30.
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they will face the kings or the ducks in the first round. the playoffs. giants look for their third straight win over the dodgers with madison bumgarner facing clayton kershaw. giants april announced a new contract for brandon belt. it kick starts in 2017. job security a big plus for athletes. and matt is are eddy to roll after the rain delay. bottom of two, no score. madison rakes one off kershaw. tied for the active lead among pitchers. her shaw can't believe it but the dodgers end up winning in extra innings, 3-2. that series finale is set for this had afternoon. a's and mariners of seattle. he hits one nearly to pike's mace. second of the year. and the a's go on to win 6-1. they are tied for the american league west league at 3-3. moving day at the masters. defending champ jordan speith on top of the leaderboard for the seventh straight round after
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yesterday's rebound 3. and the 58-year-old three birdies in the row. he's in fourth place. smiley, three birdies on the final five holes. dapped on this one in 16th. 2-under on the tournament. chasing jordan speith. birdies 15 but he bogeys 17 and falls back to 3-under. he has a one-shot lead going into the final round today. we will have the highlights tonight at 5:00. i'm mike shumann. have a great day. >> 5:57 is our time. it might be a nice day, but stay inside and catch up on tv. >> especially the first half of the tv. yesterday lingered a little bit. today it should be out of here by noontime. but it won't be exiting the south bay peninsula until later in the morning hours. focus once again to the south of us, which is certainly good news on the storm impact scale, anywhere from about .05 to an
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additional half-inch today. the showers have been steady overnight. as we look at the wider picture it's easy to pick out the low. you see the counterclockwise rotation with widespread activity in southern california and the central coast. we go into the south bay eck check out the rain from my way 85 and cupertino. just around sunnyvale. moving out of mountain view. there will be more to come around santa clara and saratoga further to the north. you notice around palo alto, 101, redwood city and wood side. fremont. 680, you have the showers taking you back along the coast to half moon bay and montara. and dublin, 580. wet weather for you as you head toward pleasanton, 6890. up to the north a band of showers through american canyon. 680 through the point and along the coast from jenner, invern hs
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and a break here. it doesn't look bad here in san francisco. but we are looking at still some showers the next couple of hours. certainly through about 9:00. and then things will begin to taper. 57 in san jose right now. 56 in mountain view. good morning, oakland. 55. the golden gate bridge quiet right now with temperatures ranging from the mid-50s up in the north bay, santa rosa and napa. by the delta you picked up nearly often un. of rain by brentwood in the past 24 hours. really the east bay, the south bay doing pretty well this weekend in terms. rain. the north bay maybe about a half-inch around napa but certainly not that much toward sonoma. here's a live look outside. the explore toreium camera. showers this morning. they will be tapering off and we will see a dry afternoon. partly cloudy tomorrow, tuesday, wednesday, and next system heads our way late wednesday into thursday. you may miss it or sleep right through it. right now this is the way it looks through the next several
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hours. widespread light rain and then through the next couple of hours notice it continues to shift to the south and east. and then by 11:00 much of the north bay is looking like you are getting a break. that continues with a few showers. by noontime the emphasis is in the southern half of the bay, the peninsula. but by the afternoon things begin to break up. a few peaks of sun and we will look at the totals, as i indicated, anywhere from a couple hundredths santa rosa, over a third in oakland and hayward, and maybe that half-inch for you around mountain view and san jose. so that certainly would be good news. here comes the next semenov. we are dry all day wednesday and overnight on wednesday into the north bay, this one is come out of the north. it will continue into the east bay and then really be out of here by the midmorning hours on thursday. so temperatures today held down with the cloud cover, the rain the first half of the day for the north bay, and ending by 12:00, 1:00 in the south bay. 63 in san jose, as well as the
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east bay. 61 concord. 57 half moon bay. the accuweather seven-day forecast featuring rain this morning, changing to showers so the second half of your day is dry. monday and tuesday partly cloudy, as well as wednesday. it's late wednesday into thursday we see the next 1 on the storm impact scale. perhaps another half-inch of rain and then we are back to sunny and warmer conditions than average by next weekend. a good week, i think, in terms of rain. >> we will take it. lisa, thank you. we are still years away from the jet sense, but robots are on their way to becoming a much bigger part of our lives. last week the robotics industry held a block party in san jose, inviting the whole neighborhood to see what they are cooking up. abc7 news reporter jonathan bloom has the details. >> reporter: for a little robot called pepper, shake hands is just the beginning. pepper can high-five and even fist bump. and, boy, can this robot dance. >> what do you guys think of the dancing robot? >> awesome.
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>> these kids, pepper is almost human. >> and that was very much by design. we want you to think of pepper as a he or she, whatever is appropriate to you, and engage it like it's a member of your family or a friend. >> pepper's job is interacting with people. but robots with different jobs take different forms. a robot called bistro may not look like a chef, but it's a whiz at slicing vegetables. these big arms of gentle enough to write with a felt tip marker. >> it's as good as a human but more precise. >> one the biggest uses is manufacturing. and they have become more human, maybe not in how they look but how they think. >> meet him. >> takes the existing tools like screwdrivers and schools and you can hand teach this thing. it's designed to move in right in the same space as a human. >> a robot you teach instead of program. >> it's going to have the biggest impact on robots over
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the next couple of decades. >> especially as our population gets older. >> the reality is there won't be enough young people to take care of our elderly so robots have to play an important role in that. >> from those who have trouble getting around to this. >> this is a robot guide for the blind. >> think of it as a labrador retriever that never barks and knows how to read a map. >> far more effective than the cain and the guide dog. >> in san jose, abc7 news. >> up next, another sign of spring.
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>> it's sunday, april soth. thanks for joining us. i'm chris nguyen, sitting in for carolyn tyler. here's lisa argen. she's tracking doppler hd and the live impact scale. >> good morning. chris. ever. >> and the east of the bait doing good. you see the rotation from the area of low pressure here. we will take you into the most active area, which is from redwood city, 280, sunnyvale, down through cupertino and the south bay. so definitely waking up to some wet weather. as you see around santa clara, campbell, and back through 280, down through saratoga some light showers for you. pulling back you will notice that is


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