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next at 6:00, a man accused of going on a drug-fueled nude ramp yank in a quiet bay area neighborhood. we hear from the film suspect. how a navy crew helped rescue a family strand at sea with a sick baby. >> a mystery at mt. tamalpais. the search for a woman who was just out for a walk and then disappeared. abc7 news at 6:00 starts now. good evening. thank you for joining us. the palo alto man is accused of going on a drug-fueled naked crime spree. 18-year-old daiki minaki was arrested last night after police received several frantic calls from people saying they were
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attacked by a naked man. cornell bernard reports. >> the next thing i know there's a young naked man running at me. >> won't forget the screams. a woman being punched and kicked by man who was naked. when david opened the door the man charged him. >> i kick him in the stomach me and stumbles badge, swears at me,' picks up the mail, throws. screams and then runs out of the house. >> police believe 18-year-old daiki man naki was on drugs when we assaulted another man and his son inside their house on the same street. police cornered minaki. >> as soon as the subject was in cuffs he spat blood on the officers, struggled. >> he is a senior at palo alto high school and a rising star in
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the martial art of kendo. >> we was going to participate u.s. championship. so -- so, yeah. i really sorry hearing about that. >> minaki is out of jail, and found him at home a block away from where the attacks happened. >> can you tell us what happened on friday night? [inaudible] >> you don't remember? >> minaki claims he simply blacked out. as for the police say he attacked, the suffered only minor injuries. in palo alto, abc7 news. a family stranded at sea with a sick baby is now heading back to dryland. a navy ship has rescued the kaufman family from their damaged sailboat close to a touchdown miles off the mexican
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coast. nick? reporter: good news. one-year-old lyra is safely in the hands of the rescue team. now new information and new video from the 129th rescue wing. >> the four-man guardian angel team parachuted to the rebel heart shortly been sunset. >> these are pictures we have not seen before. members of the california a national guard. the crew stabilized the baby and stayed by her side until the navy shape richard. >> the navy frigate arrived on scene last night and transfer all personnel at first light today. >> u.s. sailors rescued the family with the sick baby from the sailboat hundreds of miles off the coast of mexico, bringing them aboard a san diego bound navy ship so the girl could get medical treatment. >> the mission is not complete until we transfer the parent to the next highest level of
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medical care. >> officials say lyra is in stable condition. sailors helped her three-year-old sister, cora, and the girls parents. the frigate is expected to arrive in san diego. >> this is a remote region of the east pacific. very few shipping lanes which necessitated the frigate leaving san diego to help out. >> yesterday the 129th rescue wing released this video showing team members pair shooting into the pacific ocean. it was thought they might have to use the helicopter but hasn't been necessary. they are prepared to fuel and launch it if needed, as demonstrated in this video. the kaufmans were two week into the sale around the world when lyra became covered in a rash. a family adventure that leaves the parents with a very confident story to -- very
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different story to tell. search and rescue teams say their options are running out in trying to find a missing woman from menlo park. she left a note saying she was going for a hike and hasn't been seen since. surveillance video shows her in a parking lot at mt. tam. her rental card was found. she was wearing shorts and running shoes. little protection against the bad weather. >> we have had several large storms come through. however, on sunday, the weather was generally good. and there was large number of people out last sunday from different running clubs that we're aware of and at this time we haven't had any other clues. search teams know she is not on any of the trails on mt. tam. officials are now reassessing the search. the highway patrol suspects drunk driving may hey caused a crash that killed two teenager near vacaville.
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friends of the victims visited the crash site. three other teens suffered serious injuries. witnesses say a pickup truck was speeding before it overturned last night. it appears none of the five teens wore seatbelts. all of them were ejected from the truck. the 189-year-old driver and a 16-year-old girl both died. happening now in napa county. highway 121 is blocked in both directions after a deadly crash southwest of napa. happened at 3:30. five people were injured, including a six-year-old boy who emergency crews had to perform cpr on. one person has been killed. authorities have not said who. the road is expected to re-open around 6:30. so about a half hour. novato police are investigating what appears to be a homocide just after 5:30 last night. the body was located a short disstrands from a nearby road in an open space area.
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the victim's name has not been released. the police want to hear from anyone who may have information about the case. they emphasize there is no threat to the community. fairfield police want to learn more about a shooting that sent four young people to the hospital. someone opened fire after a fight started outside a large house party on orchid street. officers found four victims when they arrived. all of them are being treated at local hospitals. so far, no arrests have been made. police used tear gas and pepper spray to restore order when a spring break party got out of control near santa barbara, a rye -- riot broke out after an annual party. a police officer was hit in the face with a backpack filled with large bottles. rioters then threw rocks at police, and others vandalized law enforcement vehicles. 100 people were arrested and another 44 went to the hospital. there have been several new
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bills proposed to battle corruption at the capital, come offering three democratic state senators have been suspended, including leland yee of san francisco. indicted of corruption and drug trafficking charges. investigators believe it's tildes in with his effort to raise campaign funds. here's the proposed legislation. first, an amendment to the state constitution would allow lawmakers to be suspended without pay. to fight corruption there are proposals to keep lobbyists from hessing fundraisers in their homes, be band from giving gifts. fundraising would not be allowed in the final 100 days of legislative session and would require candidates to report donations faster than they currently are. a look how a new california law has-over reduced the number of immigrants being detained. >> major change a bayaway
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tollway. >> i'm meteorologist leigh glaser. today, temperatures upper 70s. tomorrow, number rouse 80s. might even set some new records in the middle part of the work weak. a look at the seven-day forecast is coming up. >> watch abc is new available to bay area dish customers who want to watch abc7 news online or on smart smartphones or tablets. you can download the app on your [doorbell rings] hey. hey. what's this? it's u-verse live tv. with at&t u-verse... you can watch live tv from your device. hey. hey. anywhere in your home. [doorbell rings] hey. hey. so you won't miss a minute of ncaa march madness. call now to get a u-verse bundle for the same great price for 2 years. guaranteed.
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fewer immigrants find themselves getting turned over to federal authorities after getting arrested by police in california. this trend has surfaced since the trust act took effect in jap. the trust act requires law enforcement to release undocumented immigrants without serious criminal records faster instead of holding them for federal immigration officials. the "associated press" found a 44% drop in the number of people being turned over to federal authorities. starting at midnight, you'll pay more to cross the golden gate bridge. the higher tolls mean fast track commuters pay $6 and pay by plate by $7. tolls will good up again by
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25-cents in july 2015 and by a quarter every year until 2018. bridge district directors approved he high are tolls in february. the district believes the higher tolls will help close a budget dissit of $142 million over the next five years. drivers will see some changes if they park in downtown walnut creek starting tomorrow. meters will now be enforced from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. every day of the week. meters had operated from 9:00 to 5:00 monday through saturday. the price of parking will double at most downtown meters front one to two dollars per hour. two city owned garages offer free parking for the first hour after you park. >> up next at 6:00, buffalo roaming through the north bay. and it is heating up this week. meteorologist leigh glaser is up next with the forecast. >> the a's had a big day ending their home stand with a victory. and what is johnny football
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doing and the bay area? is manziel visiting friends, the niners or the raiders?
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in petaluma chp officers got an unusual call. buffalo on the loose. the massive beasts were running around near stoney point around 7:30 this morning. here's the dispatch from chp. >> six to seven buffaloes and a cow in the road. another call, second call, said that there's at least 17 of them in the roadway and they're charging at vehicles. >> see how big? the size of that suv. turns out there were six buffalo, one cow, no reports of injuries or damages. the officers corralled them on to a property where the opener showed up a short time later. one officer tweeted, they didn't teach this at the academy. i'm sure they certainly did not. let's going to leigh glaser for a look at the weather. it's a nice day for a stroll. >> a bunch of turkeys in my neighbors yard. a nice day today, clear sky,
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live doppler 7hd showing you we had a few clouds near the coast this morning. that has since moved out of here. so, yes, terrific day today. lots of sunshine. and here's a look at your highs today. numerous 80s. santa rosa, 80. napa, 80. 83, san rafael. 71, downtown san francisco. the peninsula, redwood city, 79. interior east bay, antioch, 79. livermore, 79. so you better believe we'll touch on a lot of 80s tomorrow. live shot from san jose, blue sky overhead. current readings, redwood city 78. 65, san francisco, 73, san jose. half moon bay, 64. from the tam cam, a lot of 77s. fairfield, concord, livermore, 77 there. napa right now, 73. so, pretty much our -- the next couple of days, clear conditions
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in through tomorrow. maybe a little bit of patchy coastal fog. that's about it. a warmer day for your monday, and it looks like this above-average temperature trend will stay with us right through wednesday. and you can pretty much see or get the gist of what is going on. higher pressure is here, and we always tell you it just pushes things to the north and that's what has happened. this where is the storm track is and will stay well to the north of the bay area right through wednesday night. then start to weaken just a little bit and a little about of cooler air will move in. otherwise get ready for a string of above average daytime highs. monday, tuesday, right on the thru wednesday, and tomorrow, as i said, temperatures get very close to some record highs. here's how we'll start out tomorrow morning. a little bit of low cloudiness and fog. 5:00 a.m. and then everything just kind of pulls back to the coast, as we bring on the sunshine and the 80s and the north and east bay
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interior valley areas. 60s, close to 70 at the beaches. speaking of the beaches, we still are looking at a fast-moving northwest swells there overnight, so bench -- beach hard -- beach hazard is in place, a risk of rip currentses and sneaker waves. temperatures near the coast near 70 degrees. temperatures tonight, a little warmer 50,'ser in the coast. here's the highs for monday. enjoy them. los good ats -- los good ats -- the peninsula warms up, palo alto, 76. san francisco, 70. north bay, 82, santa rosa. petaluma, 77. oakland, 78. hayward, 75. and clear and mild to warm inland with brentwood, 83. 81 for concord. pleasanton, 82. a few degrees warmer inland on tuesday.
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a nice beach day as well with highs near 70, and then start to see more clouds move in thursday and friday. temperatures a little cooler next weekend. >> thank you, leigh. >> shu has our sports and the a's on their homestead end on a good note. >> several firsts in the win over the marier ins. sonny gray's first women, jim johnson's first save, and cespedes' first home run of the season. brad miller, rbi single in the second. al montz day trying to go from first to third but he's gunned down. a's down 3 or in the third until brandon moss crushes this ramirez offering, three-run shot. tied. oakland up 5-3 in the fifth. then sixth, this easy out. sam fuld, human highlight reel.
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morrison right. full extension. are you kidding me? jim johnson, two losses already. got in trouble again today but comes away with the save. strikes out almonte to win it. sonny gray gets a's with the 3-3 record. >> when moss hit at the three one home run i could feel myself -- helped get me back going and getting me jump started into the game. >> i knew it was going to be a close play, and just confident i could get to it, and i was confident that koko would back me up, could. so i figure one those of plays you have to be aggressive with. >> johnny football has come to oakland, espn reporting manziel is visiting the raiders today and tomorrow. raiders hold the fifth pick in the nfl draft, even though johnny fortunately is projected to be the top pick there's chance he could be on the board when raiders' name is called. >> then there were two, kentucky and uconn battle for the men's
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ncaa title tomorrow night in arlington texas. neither team in the final four last year. wildcat start five freshman, harris the most lethal. >> he is willing take that shot. the biggest thing about that if you're willing to take it. a lot of guys shy away from the moment, and he is not one of those guys. hopefully it doesn't come down to a shot and if it does, have to make sure to move them away from the left side where he has been knock down a shot consistently. so he got that clutch gene that everyone has been talking about. women's final four in nashville. maryland and notre dame the first semi. mcbride laid notre dame. 28 points, she's good. jewel lloyd, aid 16, including the alley even.
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irish win. lpga tour staging the first marriage of the year. michelle wie and lexy thompson tied for the lead to start the day. lexi came out swinging. takes a four-shot lead. michelle's putter was solid all week but failed her today. misses the short birdie on 13. 19-year-old lexi thompson. wins her fourth lpga event and first major title with a 4-under 68. second youngest ever to win an lpga major. george houston, aussiet jones, shoots a 6-under 66. 46-foot birdie putt on 18. gets hem in the clubhouse. is a eight birdie of the day. all kuchar has to do is par 15 for the win. 216 to the hole.
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and he finds the water. bogeys. third day in a row he bogeyed 18. back to sudden death. back to 18. first playoff hole. jones first shot. 42 yards. are you kidding me? his first pga tour win. earns a trip to the masters, fourth aussie to win in the last eight tournaments. warriors and giants, stanford women tonight. see you then. what a day. >> up next at 6:00, the sky is the limit for captain america. find out how much the chit acclaimed superhero flick pulled in to set a record at
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>> join me tonight at 9:00. we'll show you what happened when a wedding erupted in flames. tell you why the fire burned through the venue so forecast. -- so fast. and then the rising cost of your commute. what is going up tomorrow and won't be the end of skyrocketing rates. all at 9:00 and 11:00. >> "captain america: the winter soldier" has earned 300 mental tuesday worldwide. it made its international debut
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last week and u.s. debut this week. captain america continue this marvel story line from avengers and agents of the shield. the movie brought in more than $96 million in the u.s. the biggest weekend ever in april. last we can's winner, "noah" was second, followed by pie pi divergence" and "god's not dead." captain america is a marvel product andes owned by disney, which also owns abc7. see you back for abc7 news at 9:00 and 11:00.
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