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talked to people doing business here. there was a lot of shock and concern this has happened. >> i am concerned. it is a bad development. i help the incoming administration will change the course. russia has ordered clotsure of the school of now which serves the school of officials closed no to you united states nationals. 35 russian diplomats have been ordered to leave the country in 72 hours and it is not clear how many work out of the san francisco consulate on green street. it is business as usual, as far as people needing to come here. we will watch the situation. >> russia is responding to the sanctions. their foreign ministry is recommending the kremlin expel 35 united states diplomats, 31
staffers to be expelled from now, four from the consulate in st. petersburg. >> president-elect donald trump has repeatedly refused to say the kremlin had anything involvement in the election. all the computers are complicated our lives greatly. the age of computer has made it where no one knows exactly what is going on. >> mr. trump said it is time to of mouton bigger and better things and will meet with leader of the intelligence community to be updated. >> we are sending you push alerts on our news app. our crew will keep you updated for the latest information download the app. >> bay area woman is in jail for mail theft. it was easy for her. the 45-year-old was in illegal possession of a master key with the postal service and she could unlock mail boxes across the bay
area. here is our reporter, cornell barnard. >> the 7-eleven parking lot is where police arrest the a 45-year-old after she first parked illegally in a handicapped space. she was high on drugs. methamphetamine was found in her car. that is not all. all the searches with done and we legislated several articles of mail that did not belong to her. >> mail from different addresses from the south and east bay. >> we found a master key to a post office box in addition to homemade keys inside the vehicle possibly used to open up mailboxes. >> master keys can open community mailboxes like this found in neighborhoods across the bay area. police believe that is how she get more than a dozen pieces of mail. all the arrest and recovery of the key will hopefully help stem some of the mail theft we have experienced in the area. >> in september two thieves were caught on tape breaking into a
building on van ness in san francisco and used a stolen or counterfeit postal service master key to go through the mailboxes. >> it happened to me. all the victim of mail theft fears his identity may now be at risk. >> that is what i am afraid of is identity theft. i have had it happen to friend and it is a nightmare. >> police do not know how she got aheld of the counterfeit master keys. the post office is investigating. >> in san francisco, police are investigating a jewelry wholesaler robbery at 7:00 p.m. at the san francisco jewelry center on utah street. a man was taken to the hospital but he did not have any serious injuries. >> wells fargo is being hit with yet another lawsuit this morning and this time from a federal employee. she alerted the san francisco-based bank to the illegal practices claiming that wells fargo retaliated against her for being a whistleblower of
illegal and aggressive sales tactic. they agreed to pay $185 million in fines. she was let go in march of 2015. >> i am tracking breaking news from san jose. police investigating a possible shooting. we know in is at least one victim. the victim was taken away from inside a vehicle which was parked outside a home. it is not clear in the persons with shot but he did have cuts on his neck. san jose fire department got him out of a black sedan. police have part of the residential area blocked off. they are waiting in more information from the san jose police department. i will keep you posted on any additional news. >> a man caused chaos for bart riders for an hour yesterday running through the tube last
night. daniel turner tweeted these perths from embarcadero. the train had to move slowly in manual mode while police searched for him cause a delay of 20 minutes. they tracked him for an hour and removed him. the ex fiance of i.r.a. mcdonald is showing new video of a fight. >> get away from me. stop! stop! scott said mcdonald beat her cautioning bruises when he was on the team and she was pregnant. she is asking to stop the visits with the 20 in old child and why she recorded videos. >> so he can look back 59 it the following day and reflect on it. this time i was scared. >> mcdonald's attorney said the video was taken out of context and be used to influence
the custody hearing. >> december -- debbie reynolds get a special send off with the chinese theater dimming the lights last night. she has been part of "singing in the rain," at the theater. she will have a joint service with her daughter, carry fish we, who kid the day before. we, who kid the day before. 2020 and carrie fisher. >> we arabilitying for detail on a shooting in specific center plaza. we were over the scene at high street at 5:30 last night. a man was taken to the hospital but we do not know his injuries. >> more security is expected in new york city on new year's eve, 7,000 uniformed police officers watch the crowd. there in specific threat but the
city is not taking any chances. 65 sand trucks are parked on streets around the celebration so it is impossible to drive into the crowd. new york city's police chief said it will be one of the safe of the places in the world. you can expect plenty of police out here in san francisco, as well. >> you can celebrate new year's eve with abc7, dick clerk's new year's rockin' eve starts and ends at midnight. >> we start off with cool temperatures in the north by again in the 30's especially in santa rosa and novato with fog. in san francisco and half moon bay it is milder right new. the change from yesterday is pretty varied with cooler numbers at the cost and cooler numbers this afternoon. elsewhere, it is looking stable so temperatures, again, are in the upper 50's to low 60's.
look for cooler conditions, slightly cooler in san francisco at 57. oakland is 60 and san jose is 62. our next best chance of rain is on monday and tuesday. keep a look out for that. there is a chance, light chance, of a pop-up shower tomorrow. but mostly dry. cold arctic air is arrive soon. get ready. the temperatures will be nearly average and temperatures will be a good 5 to 10 degrees average the rest of the work week, a chilly start to 2017. >> you we have fog this morning and i wanted to check out our san rafael camera 101 moving fine with not much fog. our sensors are picking some up. live doppler hd shows visibility layer on the traffic maps you can see from santa rosa to san rafael and we have fog showing up and always illusive and
patchy but not slowing you down much. westbound 80 before san pablo dam road a vehicle want off the road and not blocking with in delays. we will look at drive times next. >> coming up, local lawmakers want to close a loophole they say is putting egg on -- putting everyone on the rods at risk. everyone on the rods at risk. >> new gun laws starting at
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>> there was weapon that has to be registered. people what falsely report a firearm that is last or stolen face a misdemeanor charge and a ban on owning a firearm. licenses to carry a concealed weapon will no longer vary from county to county and, instead, the state will create one overall license. concealed weapon permit holders would leave firearms in cars are required to lock them in a safe box or trunk. potential problems at san francisco superior court could affect more than 100 criminal cases, officials say a court reporter allow add certification to lapse for five months between june 1 and october 20. this weekend the court executive officer notified 117 tones in cases handled by the unidentified shorthand reporter. the transcripts are part of the the transcripts are part of the record used during appeals.
and we also have showers and possibly snow in the forecast next week. i did say "no," highs are close to year's numbers and we are nearly normal for everyone, upper 50's to low 60's again. oakland will hit 60's and san mateo and san francisco and the cost see upper 50's, cool dealer and san jose is milder at 62. our storm-impact scale will be a light storm on monday and tuesday. cold, scattered showers, and less than a quarter inch of ralph so rain is not the impact
but what will affect us is the cold, cold air with snow levels possible dropping to a thousand feet by tuesday. start to move in late monday night into tuesday to get ready for the frigid temperatures heading our way, and the accweather forecast shows another nice day, with a slight chance tomorrow, and, then, the cold moves in. are people taking the day off today? >> it has been really light all week and if it is possible it feels loiter today, so, looking at the bay bridge toll plaza, no metering lights and we never even had them turned down the last couple of days so i am betting on we will not see them flipped on for the morning commute. checking out the drive times tracy to dublin, do not get used to it at 23 minutes, southbound 680, dublin to mission boulevard, and northbound 85 between 101 and cupertino in the friend at 16 minutes with a mass transit note today coming up
next. >> now, an upstate from abc7 morning. we continue to watch a huge surge on the shores of lake erie, overnight a small plane want missing there and right new the issue coast guard is still searching. they said there have been no scenes of debris or the six people that were on board the plane. the small cessna took off at 11:00 from a small airport near the lake in cleveland and the coast guard searched by helicopter overnight when weather made a search in the water unsafe. the names of of the passengers and the pilot have not been released. i will send an update when we get it. >> the mother of a fallen soldier from walnut creek said she is just devastated after thieves targeted the final resting place of her son. someone broke into the housing of his remains of army specialist and stole a cherished 14 carat gold ring which holds
sentimental value for his mother. his father gave it to him before he deployed. >> it is a sacred police. a cemetery and a sacred police. that, to me, is just unconscionable. i cannot understand how somebody could do something like that. >> she discovered the ring was missing on christmas day when she visited her son's resting place near lafayette. she accident know when the theft happened but just wants the ring become. >> today you can get a chance to learn c.p.r. for free in the so the by at christmas in the park. medical volunteers and e.m.s. will demonstrate and teach visitors how to save a light on the plaza from 5:30 to 10:00 tonight. >> the warriors made the dreams come true for this lieu keep why patient from oakland after receiving a bone marrow transplant but the family found
out the cancer is become. his mother said the visit was good for her son as he continues to fight. >> this big smile on his face. he deserves it. >> he is strong and courageous, we can learn a lot from him and probably done more for us than we did for him. >> he is an athlete playing football at the local high school. >> department the warriors hold >> department the warriors hold a hol they tip-off against the mavericks at 7:30. >> if you in the traffic is getting worse, you are right. a study predicts whether road
congestion will get better. >> or just sprint to work. like a moose. >> here are the techbytes. >> today in the techbytes preparations are underway for the consumer electronic show kicking off next week in las vegas. an item already talked about is the samsung curved monitor coming in two sighs designed for gameers with high resolution. twitter c.e.o. is reach out directly to the users to see what changes they want to see in 2017. top wishes are wees to cut down on harassment and a better way to become mark shared articles. >> and now a plan to put warehouses in the skies blimps stuffed with products launching drops to deliver packages from the blimps and they may one day fall over sporting of. haves and deliver food and merchandise to the fans. merchandise to the fans. >> it sounds like "if the
did you know that people born from 1945 through 1965 have the highest rates of hepatitis c, but most don't know they're infected? people can live for decades without symptoms, but over time hepatitis c can cause serious health problems. if you were born during these years, the cdc now recommends that you get a blood test for hepatitis c. so talk to your doctor and find out if you have hepatitis c. it could save your life. know more. >> look at this, a moose running beside a car on a montana highway, and then darts into the moves. you do not see that around here, he, really, is moving at an impressive clip.
>> tomorrow, goodwill is having their end of the year donate a then. this year goodwill placed 4,000 people in jobs. the last chance to receive a 2016 tax receipt for donations. the goodwill donation drop is on mission street between 1 11th and south van ness open tomorrow from 7:00 a.m. to >> and now, a time for homeless to enjoy games and music and good food. street youth services is hosting it from 8:30 to 2:00 this afternoon and everyone is available. >> time to bundle up. frances? >> yes, bundle up. we have 30's and 40's. afternoon temperatures comfortable like yesterday. a last foes are making plans for new year's eve. cloudy start with the sight chance of a pop-up shower early
morning. clouds decrease bit afternoon but cooler air moves in tomorrow night and we have an evening cool down with most temperatures in the 40's and if you are headed out for midnight chilly inland with temperatures dropping into the 30's and 40's around the bay and at the coast. next week, it will be even cooler for the stat of the new year and i will have an update on that, as well as more shower chances. alexis has a nice commute? >> i do, a dry commute and a little bit of fog in the north bay and if you leave the central valley, but, all clear in walnut creek, southbound 680, you are just cruising along. i know it has been light all week and we are helping it stays that way through the day. we have reduced service, ace three and five in the morning and ace four and six for the run trip this afternoon and a quick note, mop, january 2 end there is no ace service. we look at the drive times next.
>> if you cannot wait to ring in 2016 you can do it twice. a british company called private flies is offering a celebration itinerary starting in australia. countdown to midnight in sydney, taking off on a jet at 2:00 a.m. and fly to los angeles landing at 7:00 p.m. in california and you can celebrate the start of 2017 all over again. the when we trip costs $151,000 pounds or $185,000. >> is it world it to be exhausted and secret lagged? >> i can think of a better we to spend $185,000 on new year's eve. all the sanctions by president obama on russia are having a direct impact on san francisco. >> breaking news on the same story, russia now is spending, find out in american diplomats are kicked out of russia with vladimir putin's reaction.
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good morning, east bay, let's get going. >> it is friday, december 30. i am matt keller. >> jessica castro here. alexis smith, and talking about quiet roads? >> no one is at work. seriously. >> we are at work today. >> frances, great to see you. >> i'm here for meteorologist mike nicco who is not at work. taking the day off and enjoying the holidays.