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(sound of footsteps) (sound of car door opening) (car door closes) (sound of engine starting) "abc 7 news." >> today pentagon officials saying it was precise and overwhelming and effective. >> for years. >> thank you so much for joining, i'm eric thomas and. >> i'm dion lim. last night's attack on syria. >> hit three targets believed to be tied to syria's development chemical weapons.
>> the latest from washington. >> reporter: less than 12 hours after announcing strikes on syria, president trump took a victory lap. tweeted, a perfectly executed strike last night. couldn't have had a better result. mission accomplished. >> we significantly degraded their ability to produce chemical weapons. >> a coalition effort, deploying weapons against three distinct targets. used three ships, two b-1 bomb spers a submarine. >> i would use three words to describe this operation. precise, overwhelming and effective. >> the pentagon said to targets near homes taken out. six days after another alleged
chemical weapon attack by bashar al-assad. >> these are not the actions of a man. they are a crimes of a monster instead. >> the u.n. security council held an emergency meeting and condemn what russia described as aggression by the u.s. >> it was time to talk and did last night. >> the u.s. warned assad that attacks are possible. >> chlorine and sarin possibly use in last week's attack. russia and syria saying that the attacks are fabricated. >> prime minister endorsed the military strike against sir yanchts this is something we can not accept. the use of chemical weapons on
civilians and we need to stand strong as we continue to hold syria accountable for this. >> the white house said president trump today, spoke with british prime minister theresa may and french president and both leaders agree that the air strikes were successful and necessary. >> hold ago demonstration in san francisco, abc 7 news reporter live cornell barnard. >> hi, eric. the small demonstration here on powell and market street. demonstrations being held bit answer coalition. the group is opposed to u.s. intervention in syria and anywhere else in the middle east. we are learning others believe that u.s. air strikes in syria
didn't go far enough. >> listening to the voice text in arabic she received from her cousin in syria about u.s. air strikes over night targeting chemical weapons stockpile. the relatives are disappointed. >> the strike doesn't bring about a result that they can feel. >> she is a syrian-american activist living in the bay area. she watched her relatives fear for her lives. she believes that the air strikes didn't go far enough. >> if we don't put a stop to his air bases, he will continue to carry out atrocities. >> the president did not ask for the -- >> congresswoman was critical of the air strike. he needs a strategy and long-term goal she said. >> we were arrogant enough to
think that he was going to fall. he had the support of russia and arya iran. it is time to find peace for the country. >> the protest held by the answer coalition scheduled to begin in a few minutes. unclear how many people will show up and if they are going to march. >> we are live here in san francisco, cornell barnard, "abc 7 news." >> michael cohen will be back in court monday. trying to stop federal prosecutors from -- seizing his home and hotel room and safety deposit box. looking for secret deals to protect trump and if those deals are illegal campaign contributions.
saying there's no wrong doing. >> the president has maintained there's been no collusion with russia. no wrong doing against michael cohen either. >> prosecutors say a taint team will review the documents before that means nothing seized will be improperly used or breech orh client confidentialty. >> speaking out for the first time since being fired by president trump. you can see the interview here on abc 7 tomorrow night at 10:00 p.m. >> two golden state warriors, the dubs got defensive and they snubbed the san antonio spurs. mike shumann caught the game and they showed what kind of team they were tonight, mike. >> no question, eric. a lot of people thought the
warriors ending the year with a 7-10 record carry it over into the playoffs. they proved it tonight in game one. early on, it was the big man, kevin durant. durant was last year's final mvp at 24 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. second half, klay thompson heated up. 5 of 6 beyond the ark. no steph curry, no problem for the war yors. they take game one, 113-92. >> i think that's the beauty of our time. we can all go off and score 30 or get assists and grab 11 rebounds. that's the beautify of our time. we all chip in when it comes to facilitating and orchestrating. >> we hobbled in the playoffs.
we know talented and good we are and we know what it takes to win. >> all right. seven game series. game two set for monday night. reporting live at oracle, mike shumann "abc 7 news." >> sounds good. thank you. the theater hosting a viewing party for the warrior playoff games. >> warriors. >> "abc 7 news" was in alameda where officials say every one of the 750 seats will be taking for each game viewing as they have in the past. >> it's fun. we do trivia questions and we get the kids involved. swag with the warriors t-shirts and towels. it's a lot of fun t. is a total family environment. >> the next viewing party is monday, 7:30 p.m.
make sure to share your warrior pride on shoeshl media and it abc7news.com. >> we're going to see some big weather changes by the way. >> yeah. we are tracking a live look from our santa cruz cam. mild temperatures to start out the weekend and cooler air and showers for the second half of the weekend. forced to run into a burning building where people are trapped inside. rescue we ares hear details about the experience ahead. wondering whether everyone s probably
bay area college and high school students and other activists for gun control gather protesting one of the biggest country's gun shows. a small group of demonstrators showed up at the cross roads of the west gun show. >> i'm not saying i'm against guns but i'm against gun violence and i want to do everything i can and i want legislation to ensure that guns are distributed in a way that is considering the safety of the american public as their first and primary concern. >> one gun show attendesaid he didn't have a problem for
pushing for stronger gun control. >> a fire this morning killing two people inside. firefighters got a call that the topnotch recording studio studio fire. four people, and two victims died. two others in critical condition. this was a risky operation. >> we take personal risk to make sure we can save lives. they went inside fighting the conditions and coupled with search for victims. >> a man who manages that building told the l.a. times that people are always in and out of the facility and it has 13 studios and open 24 hours aday. no word on what cause the fire. >> they are dancing a way. >> it is day two of coachella
and this is her performing an hour or so ago. beyonce took the stage. this was delayed a year. one hundred dancers supposed to be part of her performance. >> starbuckss is apologizing following the arrest of two black men and a starbucks coffee shop. >> what did they do? >> what did they do? >> they didn't do anything -- >> the big controversy over the arrest in philadelphia and exemplifies what racial discrimination looks
the lot is partially reopened, the northern parking lots and bathrooms remain close while crews continue to make repairs. over flooding the parking lot and part of it collapsed. >> starbucks apologizing, met with claims of racial discrimination. cellphone video of police arresting two african american man for not leaving the store. the manager said they were trespassing. >> they were waiting for a friend. >> starbucks cultivated this community where people can meet there whether you you you you or not. >> the men have since been released from jail and the incident prompted an internal police investigation. >> your
withdr with, drew. >> showers do return. a much different forecast coming our way the next 24 hours. life doppler 7, no precipitation. look at the cam, busy on the bay. all of the boats on the water. the water sitting in the mid 50s and the air temperature more comfortable. 70s in the warmest spots. 73 in santa rose, 72 in napa, san jose, a sea breeze kicked in over san francisco and stretching into oakland and the east bay. cooler and weather throughout the evening. a comfortable night. a light jacket when you're out and about. partly cloudy later this evening and after midnight, the clouds are going to fill in.
so overcast skies early tomorrow morning keeping temperatures from being too chilly this time of the year. clear early, clouds bubbling up after midnight. mid 40s and low 50s the next 12 hours. life doppler 7, across california clear skies. quite weather. to our north, a thin ribbon of cloud cover, that's a cold front. sinking south in the next 24 hours and bringing about showers. a level one, light system moving in. the second half of your day. so sunday afternoon, we'll track the showers. rainfall less than half inch and the winds will kick in after the front moves in 20 to 30-mile-per-hour. we time out your sunday. sunday morning we are dry. mixture of sun and cloud cover out there and by noon, the showers are entering northern
california around ukiah at that time. it is closer to 2:00 in the afternoon. areas like santa rosa beginning to see the showers. probably about 4:00 we expect the rain through san francisco and oakland. by 5:00 or 6:00 quick moving by 9:00 out of here. what you would expect in a late season storm in april. half an inch through sunday. so the accuweather seven-day forecast so showers early will i afternoon and by tuesday, all about the sunshine returning. the next chance of moisture is thursday morning next weekend we are bright and mild once again. >> are we looking too far out? >> next weekend is never too soon. >> i thought you were bright and mild. >> oh. >> let's talk sports with larry
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switch. hammered the spurs at game one at oracle. the signage game in preseason. let's get the turn around right. got the start and great early on had 11 of 15 in the first half. second quarter, klay thompson from downtown. splash. the spurs don't have the fire power. gail star and patty mills turns it over and kevin durant. the point guard, strips it from paul gasol, miss on the alley-oop attempt. to the third quarter, no. yes. draymond green going to pass up the dunk and the assist to clay. another three ball, dub up 20 after 3 and clay, 11 of 13.
efficient shooting the 91-113. >> we head there now. >> exciting game as you mentioned and a lot of people were worried if theeee could flip the switch. >> i don't look at it as flipping the switch. we were not playing well and we got down to the basics of what we do is and we had a better game tonight. >> when the playoffs come around, you have one shot. you lose a came and it turns the whole series. you have to be particular. >> we know this team is going to make huge adjustments and be more aggressive. we're looking forward to playing again. >> the spurs have been in this position before, they will make adjustments. we have to come back out with the intensity again and bring it
back monday. >> probably the best in the three weeks. >> maybe three months. >> all right. well, game two will be monday night and warriors hope to go back to san antonio, 2-1. reporting live, larry. >> working on that knee and should (sound of footsteps) (sound of car door opening) (car door closes) (sound of engine starting) ♪ ♪
facebook tack facebook takes a strong substantiate against alt right pages. >> one warrior fan at today's game added sparking. >> bay area rapper, e-40 at the game. he wears the blue and gold and goes 24-karat. >> look at that chain. maybe it is a good luck charm. >> for the dubs? >> i'm trying here. >> he has court-side seats. i told you this story. confetti coming down and it is championship celebration and it is me, e-40 and snoop dog. that's who i roll with. >> you have street cred now. >> a little bit. they didn't kno