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the same gavin who, as mayor, "split town" during a massive oil spill and "jetted off...to hawaii." gavin's... not gonna work... as governor. live where you live, this is abc 7 news. parents at a san ramone high school are stunned to learn any details about a plot to shoot up the school. a new report says the student arrested in april wanted to duplicate the columbine school massacre. thank you for joining us. i'm kristen sze. the teenager had a frightening long range plan according to a new report from the san jose mercury news. amy hollyfield is live on campus. amy? >> reporter: hi, kristen. according to the new report, he wanted his to be deadlier, calling the plan columbine 2.0,
using the same guns the killers used, and he wanted to do it april 20th in 2021. we talked to parents this morning cannot imagine a freshman in high school having these thoughts. >> that's really, really sad. >> reporter: parents dropping kids off on the last day of school at california high are ending the year on a somber note. hearing about a student who wanted to shoot up this school columbine-style. >> what's going on in the world that a kid would think like that. it's scary. >> reporter: according to the police report obtained by the san jose mercury news, the police search the kid's home and found a tactical vest, camouflage helmet, a toy shotgun, handwritten notes, and digital data. >> i hope he gets some help. to have thoughts and emotions like that are not healthy, and i hope he gets the kind of support and direction that he or she
needs. >> reporter: police have not identified him, calling him john doe. he tried to recruit a student who reported him to a school officer. >> i'm very happy that the educational process that's taking place is working, that students understand it's serious. >> my daughter goaes here. concerned for her, so much going on in the world today you can't be too careful. >> reporter: school administr e administrators commended the student for coming forward. i checked in with the police, there's extra officers at the graduation ceremony tonight. they say not because of specific threats, but just to be safe given what's been going on. life, amy hollyfield, abc 7 news. >> thank you. new details on the investigation after a woman's body was found in a stairwell at zuckerberg san francisco general hospital. the 75-year-old ruby lee anderson lived in a residential care facility on the hospital's campus and went missing may 20.
earlier this week, she was discovered in a stairwell at the power plant building at the hospital campus. in the last 20 minutes, the san francisco department of public health revealed that the medical examiner completed a forensic examination that determined there's no evidence that anyone was involved in anderson's death, meaning this is likely not a homicide investigation. the exact cause of death still has not been determined. san francisco based uber issued a statement in a deadly shooting involving one of the drivers in denver this morning. uber expressed condolences and says it's working with police. denver investigators say an uber driver shot and killed a male passenger on an interstate after some sort of altercation in the car. the silver sedan crashed into the wall. the driver called 911 and he's now being interviewed by the police. no arrests have been made. an uber driver out on bail after being arrested for threatening to stab a couple to death on saturday at the
apartment complex. it began when the couple honked at a black jetta blocking the gated entrance. the driver reversed, rolled down the window, pulled out two knives threatening to stab the couple. police arrested the driver a short time later. uber says it suspended him from the platform. developing news, a top aide to north korea's leader is now at the white house to personally hand a letter to president trump. kim jong un's representative arrived less than an hour ago. and secretary of state mike pompeo says, quote, good progress is being made to revive the on and off again nuclear talks between the u.s. and north korea. president trump said it may take many meetings to work out details for a summit. this follows mr. trump pulling from the summit scheduled for later this month. today's june 1st, the kickoff of pride month. one san jose school district sent a message of inclusion with
a special ceremony this morning. abc 7 news reporter matt keller is live at the headquarters of the franklin mckinley school district, matt? >> reporter: the ceremony ended a half hour ago. there it is. right underneath the state flag. this is the second year franklin mckinl ergs y school district has done this for the lgbtq pride month. they received a positive response to last year's ceremony. they say this flag raising ceremony is honor of the commitment to ensure a safe and inclusive learning environment for all students regardless of race, immigration, status, religion, sexual orientation and other protected class. >> i think it's point to tell our community we're here to support all students regardless of any differences that they may feel they have. >> reporter: he says all the schools started workshops for an
hi anti-bullying and acceptance of sexuality. they changed the signs on the single stall restrooms. it says "incollusive." abc 7 news. thank you. another flag raising ceremony this morning took place at santa clara city hall. take a look. this is video provided by the city of santa clara to abc 7 news. they gathered at 10:00 a.m. to raise the flag, second year they recognized its lgbtq community in this way. this morning, dub nation breathes a big sigh of relief after the warriors nearly lost game one of the nba finals at home. but then one of the biggest blunders in nba history happened. in case you missed it, take a look. >> hill misses. rebound goes to the cavaliers, jr smith takes it out, throw its, and hill's shot blocked. it'll go to overtime.
>> the cavaliers, jr smith grabbed the rebound, but rather than trying for the shot, smith appears to run out the clock in the wrong direction as if the cavaliers had the lead. the warriors used that second life to outscore the cavaliers by ten in overtime en route to victory. >> fine. anything's liable to happen. all that matters is you get a win, turn the page to game two, and just enjoy the moment. >> you know, we got to move on. you know, this game is over and done with. we had opportunities. you know, and i would never give up on jr. that's not my mr to give up on my players or any teammates. >> he walked out of the news conference asked about what happened there, but smith said he thought the team would call a time you, and smith did not know the score. both teams have today off, and game two is sunday at or call arena. many celebrities watched the game at oracle arena.
abc 7's sports anchor caught up with john ham and jeremy renner. >> this was thrilling. there was call reversal, crazy calls and fights, it was crazy. it was very -- >> more drama in that court than most movies, okay. >> lebron james for 50 points. >> he's really trying to be an actor anyway, so he's making them play to be in the big screen. >> superhero, basically. >> yeah. >> oh, he acts well when he's hoping for that foul call there. former giants great barry bonds, adam levine was also there. we want to show your warriors pride. check out the photos posted on social media. we want to see more as the series continues. use #dubson7, and you might see them on tv or the website, abc7news.com. and abc 7 news is the only
place to watch the nba finals presented by youtube tv. game two of the cavaliers versus warriors is sunday at oracle arena. we'll have a pregame show at 4:00, abc coverage at 4:30, and tipoff at 5:00. then you'll want to stay with us for toyota "after the game." . a big change coming soon to dmv offices could mean shorter lines. >> >> it's not a word we know or spell, but the new national spelling bee champ says he was prepared. a big warming trend after having lows in the 40s in neighborhoods this morning. let me show you the lack of breezes and the marine layer in the big jump in temperatures today, about 10-18 degrees warmer than yesterday. even w
and i am a senior public safety my namspecialist for pg&e. my job is to help educate our first responders on how to deal with natural gas and electric emergencies. everyday when we go to work we want everyone to work safely and come home safely. i live right here in auburn, i absolutely love this community. once i moved here i didn't want to live anywhere else. i love that people in this community are willing to come together to make a difference for other people's lives. together, we're building a better california. marshall tuck will change that. in california, 3 million kids can't read at grade level. tuck turned around struggling schools, raising graduation rates over 60%. marshall tuck for state superintendent. marshall tuck.
when the worst oil spill hit san francisco, first responders went to work. and mayor gavin newsom, he went to hawaii. man: newsome left the day after the spill for a four-day vacation in hawaii. the same gavin who said his job as lieutenant governor was so dull, he only showed up for work at the state capitol one day a week, tops. gavin's not gonna work as governor.
if you've been stuck in long lines at the dmv and who has not like this one, help is on the way. starting in two weeks, some offices will open every other saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. there's limitations on what you can do on saturdays, but we have that information along with the list of offices opening up on our web site, abc7news.com. this morning, president trump is tweeting that canada must open their trade markets and take down their trade barriers, standing firm on the
decision to raise tariffs on steel and aluminum. several republican leaders are urging the president to resend the tariffs fearing a global trade war. aluminum and steel will be more expensive for canada, mexico, and the european union. retaliation is in the air. >> this is further weakening the transatlantic relations, and it also increases the risk of severe trembles in the market. >> the worst case scenario was tariffs. >> here at home, all of this could mean higher prices on everything from appliances to airplanes, canned drinks, and cars. lettuce tainted with e.coli is blamed for the deaths of four more people across the u.s., and that brings the death toll to five. one of the five people who died was from california. america's largest e.coli outbreak in a decade stems from lettuce grown in yuma, arizona.
federal health officials believe it's unlikely more will get sick because arizona's growing season ended six weeks ago. it sickened nearly 200 people in 35 states. facebook is no longer trending. the social media giant is shutting down its trending news section after four years. company officials say the feature is outdated and was not popular. it also countld not distinguish between real and fake news. they are testing new features like a breaking news label that publishers can add to stories. it turns out fewer teenagers are using facebook. a new pugh survey reveals youtube takes the top spot with 85% of teenagers saying they use it. that's followed by instagram and snapchat. only 51% of teens say they use facebook. twitter is in fifth. as for the platform teens use most? snapchat. >> k-o-i-n-o-n-i-a.
>> that is correct! [ cheers and applause ] >> koinonia. there's a new national spelling bee champ this morning. the 14-year-old of texas correctly spelled the winning word, as you heard, and as we know, that's a greek term for spiritual community. we know now. abc news interviewed him this morning on "gma." >> i didn't know what it was or how to spell it. did you know immediately how to spell that word? >> yeah. >> how? how did you know that word? >> it was a word that i had studied. >> can't beat studying. the 12-year-old anisha from dublin was in the finals as well. congratulations to her. she was eliminated on her first word there, but a nice job still. all right, don't be surprised if people run around san francisco? costume this weekend.
this event lettings people explore the city. a live look now looking back at san francisco from the east bay hills, hazy, a warmup in store for i'm jeff bleich. preventing violence has long been my cause. in the face of senseless violence, we need hope. after columbine, i led president clinton's youth violence commission. i joined joe biden to reduce domestic violence, helping boys become men. i beat the nra in court, defending gun laws that save lives.
today, a new generation is rising, and this is our moment. in the streets and in the capitol, i'll stand with them. jeff bleich. democrat for lieutenant governor. ithe race for governort. has turned into a scam. gavin newsom's trying to elect a republican who was endorsed by trump. and villaraigosa's being bankrolled by a handful of billionaires. it's everything that's wrong with politics. and none of it is helping struggling families. here's my pledge to you. i'll keep our budget balanced. invest in affordable housing. fight for universal healthcare. and stand up to donald trump. as governor, you can trust me to do what's right- because i always have.
now your accuweather forecast with mike nicco. >> new month, new weather pattern, warmer temperatures are on the way. look at the sea lions. got to love management for picking this spot. absolutely. could watch this all day. sea lions are not inactive right now, but they have been all morning. up until now. coolest morning, warmer ending. some temperatures, some neighborhoods warming 20-40
degrees just today. our warmest days are this weekend. now, we'll turn back to average weather next week. the transition, not going to bring rain. in fact, look at the wall setting up to the west. that's the marine layer clouds, and that's the offshore wind in the upper parts of the atmosphere keeping it away right now. for us, warmer weather. temperatures mid to upper 70s, santa cruz at 74 today. 70s in the peninsula. cooler with 69 and 60s at the coast. look at 70 downtown san francisco. going to the game tonight? it'll be cool at at&t park as expected. first pitch 62 down to 57, but note, there's no stiff sea breeze coming in tonight. now, let's move to the north bay where 79 to mid-80s further north. to the shore, mid-70s. could be 78.
into the valleys, the cool spot at 80 and 90 in brentwood. not surprised if you drive out there the car thermometer says 90. look how invaiting the beach is this morning and how light waves are. man, you want to have the sunscreen that way. out on the bay, it's gorgeous today. no small craft advisory, no choppiness at all. going to be out and about today? take the sunglasses and sunscreen, and on the beaches, it'll be sunny and calm, and cool. in fact, let's break down the next 12 hours. midnight, 60s, 70s, and then we'll be in the 50s, 70s, and 80s at 4:00, and at midnight, there's no cloud cover out there, and tonight it's clear, and that's why places like half-moon bay are in the 40s for the cool spots. rest are low to upper 50s until you're in antioch at 51 degrees. tomorrow, hottest across the board, and sunday, we start to see the marine layer come back, morning clouds, cooling along
the coast and bay, and that'll move inland monday and back to average of morning clouds and afternoon sun for tuesday, wednesday, and thursday next week. >> all right. very nice, thank you, mike. >> you bet. kickoff, the first weekend in june of san francisco's biggest street festivals or you can put on a whacky costume and run around the city in a scavenger hunt. abc 7 mornings has suggestions what to do thanks to hoodline. >> riddle me this. haven't you always dreamed about running around the city solving puzzles in a bear costume? come on, live a little. your team gets a randomly generated name, dress in a costume in that theme, and solve riddles around the city. your phone keeps you honest. >> using the smart phone app, you prove you're at the right location by photo, and what that happens, we grab your gps, your location, and if you're in the right place, the app knows, gives you instant credit. >> team hand stand puts the
scavenger hunt on. i put them to the test to get total strangers to form a humid pyramid like in the game, and look. they did it. while wearing bear heads. what a time to be alive. if you can't make it to the sf hunt, head over to cow hollow for the union street music festival. music is in the name. the event got an overhaul last year and doubled the amount of bands playing. beer and wine tastings also available there. this free event is saturday and sunday. in mission bay, sake, sushi, showdown. you can put on the padded outfits and roll around. i'd eat after you do the sumo. spark social is the venue for sunday. find the links at abc7.com, look for hoodline and have fun this weekend. a lot of choices. okay. still ahead, we'll introduce you to the perfect pets who we think is sweeter than candy or doe in and outs on this national donut
the same gavin who said his job as lieutenant governor was so dull, he only showed up for work at the state capitol one day a week, tops. gavin's not gonna work as governor. i thought after sandy hook, where 20 six and seven year olds were slain, this would never happen again. it has happened more than 200 times in 5 years. dianne feinstein and a new generation are leading the fight to pass a new assault weapons ban. say no to the nra and yes to common-sense gun laws. california values senator dianne feinstein
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and ligaments and try to do something intense, you increase chances for injury. talk with your doctor before making drastic changes to the workout. like a snickers candy bar, this week's pet is sweet. mike is back to introduce us to snickers the chihuahua mix. >> you like the name? let's look at snickers, the dog, itself, and you can tell how it got that name. not only because it's sweet, but also because of its? chocolate and caramel colored fur. he's 5 years old, loves to play with people, and as a bonus, other dogs. this snickers is fat free. if you'd like to meet him, contact the peninsula humane society and spca. the number on the screen. it is
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