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>> hopefully there's many more to come. i like this feeling much better than the other one, that's for sure. i am glad this time finally came. ly be able to enjoy it. but just like this league, doesn't care. you got to go onto the next one. so i will enjoy the heck out of this one. >> did you just know? did you just feel it? >> something felt different all week. we knew we had to bring it or they were going to embarrass us and we were not interested in that on national tv. >> murray, brilliant running back. got knocked out with a concussion, we will show you more reaction coming up in sports. the raiders win and that is not the only drought that ended tonight. >> yeah, a lot of celebrating out there by the players as well. you can understand that by any stretch of the imagination.
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thanks dennis. speaking of that other drought, we needed this rain as much as the raiders needed that win tonight. even if you had an umbrella, you still got soaked. traffic was a mess. this was the wattest day in san francisco since april. >> dennis talked about 368 days since wins for the raiders. it has not been this wet in san francisco for 235 days. april 1 the first time we have had more than half an inch of rain in san francisco. it happened at 5:00 and 6:00 tonight. the heart of the evening commute. the bay bridge. i80, 680, all very drenched. what is going on now? nothing. quickly in, quickly out. there is 0 on the radar. some drizzle is possible tonight. two-day rainfall totals approaching two inches north of the golden gate. lark spur, that mark. san rafael, more than an inch. oakland, nearly an inch. concord, you saw more than half
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an inch. san jose got more than a tenth of an inch of rainfall today. and today was round two. there's a round number three and it is also headed right toward the bay area. we will detail that and a new outlook that says we may be wet for a very long time. >> sounds great. thanks paul. a man arrested for drunk driving and then this happens. >> take him taze him. >> tonight, jailhouse video shows sonoma county deputies going at a suspect. they beat him so seriously that he had to be taken to the er. the man hadn't seen the video until juliette showed it to him. juliette? >> reporter: ken, it is a 29 minute video. it is pretty tough to watch. even esa wroth could only watch a few minutes of it. it happened in the jail and the sheriff's department says that use of force was justified. >> i couldn't breathe.
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i was like dying literally. >> reporter: the video is difficult to watch. especially for esa wroth who was tazed more than 20 times for reportedly resisting arrest. >> face down, handcuffed, being tazed with two guys on hi head and two guys on my legs. >> reporter: the video was taken by jail staff and it goes on for 29 minutes. what started as a dui escalated into charges of assault on a correctional deputy and resisting a peace office. >> it is torture. it is absolutely torture. >> reporter: the case goes to trial in a few weeks. esa wroth's attorney says the deputies in the video should be prosecuted, not his client. >> he was shocked with real electrical wires. over 20 times. and beaten savagely. both of his arm wrenched out of his sockets. bruised and bloody. >> that was after they threw me down. >> reporter: photos show the tazer marks and a black eye
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that deputies say esa wroth had before he was arrested. >> it is not a pretty video as force typically is not. >> reporter: but the sheriff's department says the level of force was appropriate. but 29 minutes of it? >> that's a long time. >> it is a long time. the force lasted as long as the resistance lasted. >> but he was in handcuffs. >> the handcuffs didn't prevent him from biting or grabbing someone's tazer. >> reporter: esa wroth say it is video is hard for him to watch. even two years after it happened. >> they are hired to protect people. so how is this right? >> reporter: esa wroth's trial begins december 11. jury selection begins in the next few weeks. juliette goodrich, kpix5. another security scare outside the white house
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tonight. this time a woman with a handgun. plain closed secret service agents spotted her with a nine millimeter near the white house fence. she is 23 years old from michigan. and now, under arrest. all that was happening while the president was inside the white house. he was giving a televised address to the nation. detailing his plan to help 5 million illegal immigrants stay in the country. he also had this message for republicans who promised tonight they will make him pay. >> to those members of congress who question my authority to make our immigration system work better or question the wisdom of me acting where congress has failed, i have one answer. pass a bill. >> walk us through how we got here. >> reporter: well liz, the president used his executive power. he sidestepped congress, or more accurately, the republicans. the democrat controlled senate passed an immigration reform bill, but john boehner refused to bring the bill to a vote in
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the house. that is why the president is going it alone. >> we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. >> reporter: and tonight, the president's plan will shield 5 million more immigrants, all currently here illegally, from deportation. so who is eligible? parents of children born here. and people who can prove they have been in the u.s. for more than five years. >> in you register, pass a criminal background check, and you are willing to pay your fair share of taxes, you will be able to apply to stay in the country temporarily without fear of deportation. >> reporter: the executive action grants work permits and expands the dream program for immigrants brought to the u.s. illegally as children. >> these people, our neighbors, our classmates, our friends. they did not come here in search of a free ride or an easy life. they came to work and study and serve in our military.
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and above all, contribute to america's success. >> reporter: the president's plan will now provide a path to citizenship or offer healthcare tax credits but the president is still in for a long battle with republicans. >> the only way you can do this properly is have congress enact the laws, the immigration law in which congress is in the process of doing, and then have the president enforce those laws. >> reporter: so, what can the republicans do? we are hearing anything from shutting the government down to withholding funding for immigration services. liz, the president heads to las vegas tomorrow. he plans to officially sign that executive order. >> that's right. he will be with harry reed to is the senate majority leader. but mitch mcconnell says swift action in january. >> we will be watching. >> thanks betty. immigrants will be able to start applying for deportation deferrals in the spring. meanwhile, in california, one- and-a-half million immigrants will be eligible for this.
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the most of any state. texas is second. 743,000 people there. there are still about a million illegal immigrants in california who won't be eligible, but? january, joe vasquez shows us a lot of them will be able to do something legally and that is drive. >> reporter: look closely. the new category of california drivers license will have this notation. federal limits apply. in january, it will be available for the first time ever for undocumented immigrants. that is who crowded into a standing room only commute meeting in redwood city just moments after the president's speech on immigration. >> we can't get certain government services. you cannot get on an airplane. >> reporter: they are just completing an 11-week drivers ed course. they will be some of the first in line for licenses. carla figuroa is undocumented from mexico. her children were born here. >> i'm happy. [ laughter ] yeah.
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>> you can get a drivers license. >> reporter: and now the president says you can stay without deportation. >> no deforration. thank you so much. >> reporter: many of the folks in this room will not qualify directly from president obama's immigration plan. still, they will be able to emerge from the shadows simply by getting their drivers license. >> now, they can be driving without fear. if they see a police officer, they can show the drivers license. >> reporter: they drive to work everyday all over california, but because they are afraid of being deported, most have no insurance and never learned the rules of the road. after a car accident, it is off the case they abandon their cars. >> it is very important the people drivers are very well documented. that they know the rules of the law. that is a way to protect not only themselves but everyone else. >> joe vasquez, kpix5. and the dmv will open a thousand more new employees in
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january. they will open pop up offices. a bay area girl missing more than a week. tonight, her family tells us why they are afraid you are looking at the latest victim of sex trafficking though she is only 12 years old. >> and these books are showing up in thousands of mailboxes all across the bay area. what are they and who is sending them? we find out tonight. >> it is one of the most dangerous jobs in the bay area and these guys do it for free. we dive in for a rare look at this elite team helping police solve some of the toughest cases out there.
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she has been missing over a week. she was last seen in the mission district on international boulevard. an area where pimps send underaged girls. >> it is a nightmare you can't wake up from. you can't help but think the horrific things that could be happening to her. >> reporter: tonight, we learned police are trying to find imani howell by tracking her cell phone. have you gotten this book? it is called the great controversy. tens of thousands of these are being mailed to bay area businesses. andria borba got one too and wondered what it was all about. >> reporter: it landed with a thud in three quarters of a mill mailboxes all over san francisco and oakland this week. >> i have seen a copy of it outside before. so i thought it was my roommate's. >> reporter: the 377 page tome on the pass, present, and future is from a wing of the seventh day adventist church. >> i thought it was a book. i thought that is interesting. that's a first. and i flipped through and realized it was some sort of a
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bible. >> reporter: it says the mass mailing costed $250,000. the church is asking for donations. as for why we were targeted? many of the people of san francisco may not know it, but they desperately need the eternal hope that jesus offers. >> it is not a bad idea. they can recruit. being gay doesn't mean you can't believe in christ. >> i think it is ridiculous. can't blame them for trying i guess? [ laughter ] >> reporter: but for some, the environment tally conscious bay area, the controversy is not in the pages of the end time book, but where the books will end their time. >> mine will be in the trash. >> reporter: andria borba, kpix5. tonight, in what sounds like something out of a movie, two sisters notice people trapped in the second floor of a burning san jose apartment complex. they took dramatic action. they dragged a mattress below the window. three people were holding out a railing barely app inch thick. at first, no one wanted to jump, but then they did.
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all three survived. now when it comes to rescuing people underwater, that is a different story. we are getting a rare look at a team of volunteer divers. juliette goodrich suited up with them to see what it takes to find people or evidence in the dark murky waters of the bay. >> reporter: they are alameda county's dive team. they aren't diving to rescue. they are diving to recover. recover bodies or evidence from crimes. two years ago, a man fell to his death in a water filled rock quarry in oakland while looking for his pet cat. diver mike whitehurst will never forget finding his body. >> you find another human being, it is, i held him very tightly. i wasn't going to let go of him and bring him home. >> reporter: other high profile operations, the recovery of
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lacy peterson's body and unborn baby. the search for the semiautomatic handgun used to shoot ten people. i got to experience firsthand what it is like to dive and search for something in waters you can't see in. >> down you go. >> reporter: before making that nighttime dive, i underwent training in a pool at coast guard island. divers wear harness and are tethered to a rope guided by a tinder on dry land. first, i had to locate a dummy and put it into a body bag with another diver. then ... >> i'm a little nervous. >> reporter: then they blacked out my mask as i searched blindly to recover a fake gun. then, the real test. >> juliette, tell us you are okay. >> i'm okay. >> reporter: a nighttime dive in the san leandro estuary. it is pitch black. all i can do is rely from the
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cues from the tinder tracking my every move. i have a safety diver nearby. >> you can see her rope, but not her hand on it. it is completely 0 visibility. >> reporter: four pulls on the rope signal go left. three pulls go right. >> you have the object juliette? >> yes i do. >> you have to stay with it while you wait for the other diver to arrive. it is a little difficult. you are with a cadaver in a complete blackout situation. and you know, sometimes, a lot of things run through your head. >> reporter: while this was a recovery drill, it still felt very real. you can't see, and you are holding onto what feels like a real body. and this type of recovery can bring the necessary closure to families. >> we do it because we lover diving and we do it because we want to give something back to the community. it is important. >> reporter: in alameda county,
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juliette goodrich, kpix5. well, these volunteers come from all walks of life. one of them is a dentist. another owns a fast food franchise. >> amazing. all right, we got what was promised. and was delivered today. >> and then some. it was a sloppy evening out there. we are loving every minute of it. this is exactly what we need. only 50 or 75 more and we will be back to normal. that is literally how many more days we would have to have to get the three year drought back. here is some help. not just a couple of the days, not just a couple of weeks. the climate prediction center puts out an outlook for the next month. guess what? we have the highest likelihood of a wetter than normal december. i'm talking the next five-and-a- half to six weeks are now trending wet. not everyday, not going to rain everyday, but we are trending wetter than average through christmas into the year 2015. maybe it started now. maybe we are turning the corner if you will.
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kpix5 high-def doppler very active. lots of rainfall. some small hail, a couple of thunderstorms. right now, though, we are clearing out. we will stay clear tomorrow. your microclimate forecast to fremont. roads will still be wet. 64 degrees. but showers are back on saturday with a high of 65. so what is going on? we have one storm moving out. another one moving in, but this one is different. it is stronger and juicier than the web we got tonight, but the jet stream will not be aimed directly at us. very unstable air this evening. that was the catalyst for the rain and the thunderstorms and a slow drive home. that is now moving out. we now have round number three moving in. a lot of juice in the atmosphere. it is ready to go. it will dump three to five inches of rainfall on the oregon coast and washington coast because the jet stream is going to meander a little to the north. we are going to get a glancing blow. we will get rainfall, but not as much as today and not the
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super soaker they are getting to the north. two-and-a-half inches of rain for the north bay. some of you in the east bay for the week may get an inch of rainfall. some of you in the south bay, more than a quarter of an inch of rain. what to exspect? a few isolated showers, but we are dry tomorrow. one more wet day coming up saturday. highs tomorrow, low 60s . a couple of degrees cooler than average. san jose, 64. san francisco, san rafael, santa rosa, 62 degrees. one more round of showers saturday. not a wash-out, but you will be avoiding showers throughout the day if you are out or about. sunday, drier. i know a lot of us are traveling next week as we head toward thanksgiving. monday through thursday. mainly sunny. completely dry. with highs in the mid to upper 60s . good travel weather. this is a great time to download the cbs bay area weather app. search for kpix5 in the app store. we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,
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strollers are being recalled tonight. they can cut off a baby's the recall covers >> almost 5 million baby strollers are being recalled tonight. they can cut off a baby's fingers. the recall covers 11 different
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models all made by greco. they have a folding hinge on the side and it is that hinge that is troublesome if people are not careful. there have been ten reports of babies having part of a finger amputated because of the strollers. tough to play a game of football when your stadium looks like this. 220,000 tons of white stuff blanketing the buffalo bill stadium today. and they could get another three feet of snow tonight. because of that, the bills will move their sunday game against the jets to monday in detroit. hash tag, snowvenber trending on twitter tonight as people post pictures of their snow covered homes and doorways there. and at least this person got creative. >> oh yeah, now we are talking. >> made his, or her own beer fridge. now that's thinking. [ laughter ] you can either make ten bucks shoveling snow at the bills stadium, or build one of nose.
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>> winning. yeah. >> what is the dog doing? >> speaking of which, we have two shocker ins college hoops tonight. both inviting local teams. but the story is the silver and black. a much needed and highly unexpected win. we will take you inside the victorious locker room next. ,,,, - ( helicopter whirring ) - ( roars ) ( siren wails ) ( pop music playing ) ♪ when you're ready ♪ ready, ready, ready ♪ come and get it ♪ get it, get it ♪ when you're ready, come and get it ♪ ♪ na na na na ♪ na na na na na na na ♪
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♪ when you're ready, come and get it ♪ ♪ na na na na... female announcer: it's a great big world and it can all be yours. here and only here. ♪ come and get it.
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raiders made sure it stayedt way tonight at a rainy >> just one team, the 2008 lions. alex smith hoping to avoid going 0-2 in the bay area this year. it was a coming out party for murray. the former sixth round pick rips off a 90-yard run in the second quarter. four carrying, two touchdowns. fourth quarter, 17-10 raiders, smith checked it down to jamal, turns spite a big play. 30-yard touchdown to tie the game at 17-17. smith, 234 passing yards. the raiders ers put together a 17-yard drive. raiders lead by four. 24-20. chiefs with a chance to answer. fourth and long. alex smith pass is incomplete.
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derrick carr gets his first nfl win. the raiders are 1-10. let's get to vern glenn. >> reporter: as you are about to hear from some overjoyed raiders, there were cries of finally as these guys poured into the locker room. [ cheers and applause ] >> openfully, this drive is something we can remember. when we play next week. a week after that. maybe we can get on a winning streak. it is important. >> we wish we could have done it earlier. got that first win earlier. and the record would have been a lot different. but you know what? it don't matter. we got the first win. it feels good. >> reporter: all right dennis, the raiders became the third team since the merger to beat a first place team after starting off at least 0-10 and they got ten days to chew on it. ronnie lot was right.
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winning is the greatest deodorant. vern glenn, kpix5. [ laughter ] >> thank you for that. sharks lost three of their last four games. how about jimmy bayhime and syracuse? bayers up 14. jabari burke flying to the net. cal blows them out 73-69. great win for the new coach. they play texas in the two a classic finals tomorrow. jim harbaugh watched the san ford women take on uconn. cardinal leading by one. atkins hit three that gave the long horns the lead. just three days after beating number one uconn, the stanford women it set tonight, 87-89. but there are five games left
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for the raiders to build upon what they did. maybe they will. they have two more wins ken. two more. >> they beat kansas city. tied for the division lead. >> you called it. >> how about confidence? they know they can do it now. >> and that is what it takes. murray had the concussion, but he looks like the real deal. 112 yards the carry. >> we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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>> david letterman is next with edward norton.
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