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together for one man. >> the giants ceo was caught on altercation with his wife. >> the teacher sfrik eer strik. i'm jobina fortson with the details. "abc7 news" starts now. >> live where you live, this is "abc7 news." >> it's a video that's shocked the sports community, especially the giants fan base. >> larry bear, the giants' ceo and part owner was caught on camera during a physical altercation with his life. our reporter is life in san francisco where that incident occurred. >> reporter: that's right, it happened right where we're standing right now. according to witnesses, the couple was having a heated argument when things took a san francisco police are investigating this heated altercation between theher, tryo
take something from her. and, um, that's when everybody surrounded him and he's like, i'm just trying to get my phone. >> reporter: in this video obtained by tmz, he can be heard asking his wife to stop, and three bystanders helped her get up. >> super unsettling for me. as a young woman, like i'm guessing they were married. and it's like, really disturbing. >> reporter: he provided a statement to "abc7 news" saying, in part, i am truly sorry for the pain i've brought to my wife, children, and to the organization. it is not reflective of the kind of person i aspire to be. his wife pam released a separate statement, i would like to clarify the events of today. my husband and i had an argument in public about which we're quite embarrassed. i took his cell phone, he wanted it back and i didn't want to giveback.ocke>> it's a great wia
great history. i'm really shocked. really shocked by that. especially larry, who i really have always admired. >> reporter: tonight, the mlb issued a statement saying they're investigate thing incident. >> thank you. oakland teachers celebrated into the night as a tentative deal was reached with the oakland unified school district, potentially ending their week-long strike. jobina fortson has details on the deal. op >> reporter: after a seven-day strike, teachers are claiming victory after a temperatuntativ agreement. >> our power in the streets prevailed. our love for our students pre what exactly did the teachers get? in the words t ion, an 11% salary increase and 3% bonus at the time of ratification, a decrease in class sizes, more
student support, like a reduction in counselor caseloads, keeping schools open. a charter school cap and retention bonus. it's four-year deal. >> strikes are intense and emotional times, but we know that we need to walk back into our schools, stand shoulder to shoulder, and work on behalf of our students >> reporter: t certainly got intense friday as this news broke. >> just invigorating. what we'll have to do is stay together for all the others, because public education sunldz attack. >> reporter: they were slated to vote on 2 wo$22 million in cuts. >> until all workers at oakland unified school district are treated with dignity and respect, that the teachers will stand with us. >> reporter: protesters taunted board members into the night. as for the teachers, they're prepping for a saturday
membership meet bring >> we promised we would send out a push alert through the "abc7 news" app when an agreement was reached, and this is what went out this afternoon. you can customize the app so that you only get push alerts for topics you are interested in. in contra costa county, 98% of the teachers voted in favor of a strike. they've been voting all week and after mediation ended, sticking points have been reduced class sizes and teacher pay. storm view 7 went up today over guerneville to get a view of the flooding. parts of the city remain under water, and we're going to get to that in a moment. but first, we'll get to meteorologist sandhya patel. >> let's take a look at live doppler 7. that next storm is moving in. we are seeing very spotty, light showers. i'm going to take you to the street level radar, where you notice around lucas valley road,
other places, we're see very light returns. san francisco down heading into. i'm going to track moderate to heavy rain just off the coast. it's going to be into here at 12:10, san francisco, 12:32. the storm on our storm impact scale is a level two, a moderate strength storm. tonight, tomorrow, looking at half an inch to an inch of rain for most of you and breezy at times. i'll be back to let you know hour by hour how long the storm will last and if your weekend is going to be a washout. >> sandhya, thank you so much. now we get to drone view 7 over guerneville today. parts of the city remain under water, even with the flood waters receding. residents returned to see what's heft and to take on theauntg task of cleaning up the mess. wayne freedman was there. >> reporter: as the sign reads, welcome to guerneville. today it should add where the
russian river has turned paradise into a junk pile. >> people's he address still on it. a couple of refrigerators. >> a suitcase full of clothes, a vase of flowers. >> reporter: guerneville, still fresh and drying out from the flood of they'll some day call it. anything salvageable here? >> not really. >> reporter: guerneville, where it reflects a measure of disaster that's touched everyone. how much was the insurance? >> $8,000. >> reporter: a year? >> yes. >> reporter: would you have brought it now? >> yes, in hindsight. lisa and herant prered fort g
more. >> yeah, that's the high water mark. >> reporter: that is almost to our chest. >> yeah, it's over our as thick as fudge, the last surprise, jason flint expected on this day. >> yeah, it's my birthday today. yep. >> reporter: you'll remember this one. >> yeah, for sure. >> reporter: this is just some of the trash they pulled out of that place in the first eight hours of work. the good news, today from some very good friends. in guerneville, wayne freedman, "abc7 news." take a look at this. a landslide in mendocino county causing problems on a stretcdel. be prepared with the next round of rain with the "abc7 news" app. it gives you constant access to live doppler 7. the search for the woman who was buried in the landslide in
san francisco is over now, with no sign of the victim. kyra sunshine scarlet was walking with her dog and a friend last friday when the cliff collapsed. her friend and the dog survived, but crews still have not been able to find scarlet's body, unsure if it's in the sand somewhere or washed out into the bay. a ribbon cutting ceremony was held today for the new pacific medical center. the 274 bed hospital opens for patients tomorrow morning. it will will specialize in emergency and cardiac care. the mayor says it will provide one other critical service. >> we are constantly talking about how we as a city need to be prepared for any natural disaster, including the next big one. when the new next major earthquake hits, this hospital can provide critical care to the people of san francisco for at least four days. >> 120 patients will be
transferred from the old pacific campus tomorrow and as many as r sunday. about 100 nurses and emts will help out. s the community has a message for the d.a. and sheriff's office. that's next. >> fears of that creepy momo challenge resurfaced. experts say it's not real. how part parents can talk to t kids and internet hoaxes. >> and a first look at what's on the menu at disney's new attraction. love is in the air tonight. >> the picture that i found that got the most coverage is this one. thank you very much.
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nciden took a violent turn. this man is recorded in several scuffles with deputies before tasers were deployed. investiga the deputies acted in a lawful manner. >> in my mind, what they did complied not just with california law, it was reasonable conduct under the circumstances. community rally, supporters say the ruling is ridiculous. >> every citizen, every electe official should be outraged. >> reporter: the family has disputed claims by the sheriff's office. the sister reacted to friday's development. >> we're devastated as a family but not surprised. >> reporter: of those who knew him, claim the problem is rooted in race. >> it makes me feel so unsafe when somebody like him can get killed. but i know why.
duts trioatustheion, telling e tasing him again. >> there were so many options to not kill him. >> reporter: to view that 31 minute video, go to abc7news.com. mental health experts are warning parents about the latest internet hoax to resurface, called a momo challenge. it consists of a creepy woman convincing kids to take their own lives. but the viral challenge is believed to be a hoax, first surfacing in the uk a few years ago. it's designed to tap into parent's fears about protecting their children but targets vulnerable kids at risk for suicide. i think that having parents that are able to have those
conversations, those difficult conversations. >> for more detailed information on how you can protect your children from online hoaxes lik involving disney land's newest attraction. >> tonight, we're getting a sneak peek at what will be on the menu at star war's galaxy edge. >> the catina will be the first place at disney land to seven alcohol to the general public. you'll find unique food at five different restaurants that reflect the feel. >> it's an adventure where where guests can build their own droids and there's a massive me lennia fall son there. -- millenia falcon there. the weather this weekend, perhaps not as popular. >> it depends on your idea of
nice weather. >> sandhya patel is. >> it's not going to be a washout for the weekend. take a look at live doppler 7. good evening to all of you. we are seeing light rain in oakland, piedmont, emeryville, 7th street. we are starting to see some wet pavement in san francisco. mission heading down towards daley city. and you'll notice the great highway is wet. light rain in sfo, stoney point road, petaluma, highway 101 getting some steady rain. the good thing is, the heaviest rain is going to be short lived. let's track this batch of moisture. be ppad for downpours. in the sierra, it's just scattered warning until 4:00ak t no0
keeping the temperatures up and a beautiful view as we look towards san francisco. rain spreads overnight, as far as the widespread rain, heaviest in the morning. stronger storm is due in next week. on our storm impact scale, the storm is a level two. brief downpours between the overnight hours and early tomorrow morning. half an inch to an inch, and breezy at times. it's already breezy in the hills. 4:30, moderate to heavy rain, coming down pretty good, even at 7:30 for the bay area as we head i a 100 mt of thetas light to moderate showers moving through. and then reall it's a shower, c sun, sort of a mixed bag. so just hang on tas and you'll be fine. this is not an atmospheric river or a drenching soaker type of system, not going to stall out. but it will deliver rain, so any
rain on tom p of saturated grou will lead to ponding. a half inch to inch for most of you. tomorrow morning, soggy on the roadways, so take it easy. temperatures 30s to 50s. the rain coming down heavy for about a couple of hours, but off and on. tomorrow afternoon, scattered showers, some sun breaks, 50s, 60s. level two for tomorrow. the morning rain switches over to scattered lighter afternoon showers. and that theme carries over into monday. monday is your dry day. more wet weather tuesday with an atmospheric river wednesday. that will bring heavier rain and winds. this storm, the atmospheric river is expected to go more into central and southern california for wednesday, so we're not expecting a rerun of what we just saw in the north south. thank you, sandhya. clashing and burning. see the incredible
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3-1, sharks. but the avs come back. check out kevin sharks win it 4-3. the warriors don't have to face one of the best big men in the nba when they take on the 76ers. joel embiid is out for tomorro t'game knee. the warriors are in the city of brotherly love after being swept in the sunshine state. they lost on a buzzer beater in miami on wednesday and then ran out of gas against orlando on thursday. they did rest of their players, including kevin durant. hey, boogie, are you worried after losing back-to-back games? >> no, not at all. >> just be yourself. >> right now, what we're capable of without understanding how to deal with failure and losses, not get defeated.
we play our type of game, we should win. just got to get there. >> spring training, the giants taking on the reds. fifthwo rs o the bto ot, tied at 3-3. chris shaw, look at that. a bomb, a two-run shot. giants win 5-3. buster posey goes 1 for 2 in his spring training debut. a's taking on the rockies. this plates a pair of runs. oakland takes the 2-0 lead. same inning, chad pinder with the double, two more runs score. oakland opens up a 4-0 lead. second baseman does two for three with two both cing onnewi bat. in the sixth inning, a two-run homer, his first of the spring. the a's win it 6-3. this sports report is sponsored by river rock casino. in the nba, the bulls in atlanta quadruple overtime combine for
>> a predator spots a tasty meal. >> oh! >> how some angry penguins showed the hawk they're not having it. >> a big event for a marine family. >> on the same daye it's aideo thatadterneti see why two mini miracles can make a man very thirsty. >> if you died and came back? >> this first video has already been a bit of disagreement. the lorry overtook the cyclist. this is the result. >> oh! >> the lorry turns all the way over, drives into that cyclist. in asia it all comes down to a feeling of losing face. >> this is extreme.
>> oh! >> he got pummeled. >> yeah. >> the thing is, what would you have done in that situation? you've just had a lorry driven at you, the driver opens up, runs at you, something in his hands. clearly being very aggressive. that cyclist, boink! night-night. the lorry driver arrested for a rash act, endangering the safety of others. the cyclist is assisting because of his voluntarily causing hurt. here's the craze thing, if the lorry driver is found guilty he could face six months in jail, $1,800 fine. if the cyclist were to be found guilty, he could face two years in jail and a $3,700 fine. >> no, he was defending himself. i don't know about the rules and example lations on these streets but where i'm from that's what happens. >> lot of people agree with you. is there anything worse than sitting in traffic? >> no, not much. >> there is one thing that's worse.
when the people in the car behind starts rolling. >> there's nowhere for you to go. >> one of the robbers is physically, half his body inside this car trying to grab whatever they can get. reports say apparently that driver was pretty banged up. >> were they armed? >> posing as pedestrians, may have seen an open window, took advantage of the situation. the police have seen this video but they have said no reports have been made, so if somebody wants to come forward, they'll do what they can. up until then, they have deployed extra police to this area to try to prevent it happening again. striated karakk trying to get into the penguins. the penguins are like, hey, buddy, you're not welcome. >> maybe he just wants to be
down. >> it's got designs on something but it's not to hang out. look. >> oh! >> it takes its talons -- >> way too big. >> it couldn't hold it. it dropped it. it keeps going back. the penguins gang up on it. once it lands, they start pecking on it. it lands for a little bit. the wind pushes it back. beaks up. the penguins peck and it lands and gets close and the penguins are ke, um, >> kindf likethe safari that we see. when there's one lion or whatever and a whole bunch or a whole herd come over and fight them off. >> i for one would like to see this side of the penguin. we always see them being cute, wobbling around. >> look at this e. >> what i say? get off! >> it's hard for penguins to be aggressive, i'm gonna get you! >> it was like, hey, hey, hey!
>> it's not exactly intimidating. >> oh, they intimidated this one. this one didn't get what it wanted. nick here is working his way to this hospital room where he's about to surprise his family. >> oh my god. >> the thing is, you are in a hospital room. so you can't exactly scream and create chaos. everybody's reacting very controlled, very demure. and as he walks in, people start getting super emotional. and that's because he's been gone for nine months. lots of and in those nine months, his sister was also pregnant and happened to deliver her baby on the same day he came home.
>> get out. >> to surprise his family. >> i was supposed to be the big surprise today! >> double surprise. a double surprise also for this soldier, who's come home in the car. as he's talking he's letting us know he's on his way to his kid's school. what he's going to do is walk into the school and wait for them to come out through the hallway. spike lee hug. it goesfr excitement to emotionally >> yeah, and i also love the two very distinct reactions. one kid just ran over to dad, gave him a hug, started screaming. the other kid's like, yeah, i'm fine, i'm fine, i'm not crying, you're crying. is your name wanda sykes? >> yes. >> were you born on march 7th, 1964? >> yes. had to throw the year in there, huh? >> i love her.
>> wanda sykes does go there, she takes a lie detector test. the video put together there -- >> as a kid you were always cracking jokes? >> yes. >> did it ever get you into trouble? >> what do you think? quite often. mostly observations. my mother's friend came over and her wig was crooked and i was happy to point that out. yes, it sure is! >> things get a little personal here. >> so you're married? >> yes. >> do you think your wife ever fake laughs at your jokes? >> no. >> my wife does. >> all the time. >> your mother's a twin? >> yes. >> do you liketh more than the other? >> oh, man. >> why you got to ask those questions? >> no. >> i don't know if i would have sat down for this. >> do you still work for the nsa? >> no.
i just get nervous. >> if she was in the nsa -- maybe she should be. >> right. if you're going to be a part of social media, you've got to be up with the times. >> are you familiar with memes? >> yes. >> would you be upset to find out that you've been turned into a meme? >> would i be upset? no. >> what about this photo, wanda? >> would you be okay with that? >> uh -- yes.