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and there's nothing standard about that. with 10 resorts less than an hour from salt lake international airport, mountain time means more time on more resorts on the greatest snow on earth. it means more time with the kids and more time away from the kids. ski more, shred more, chill more, cheers more because mountain time is a state of mind that can only be found in one place. utah. [ indiscernible ] i said there is nowhere to eat it anymore. >> now at 11:00, tragedy on the slopes. tonight a family heartbroken after their son was found dead
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at north star ski resort. good evening. >> authorities say crowder fell into a tree well. we talked to the victim's father and show you what skiers and snowboarders can learn from the accident. >> the snowboarding accident tore apart the crowder family. the father gave me this family photo. he wants people to know he was a food man. the hope now is people can learn from this tragedy. >> he was wonderful. he's kind. it's hard to believe he's gone. i look at the truck and expect him to get out of it. [ crying ] >> crowder drove up to the north star ski resort monday. it's a trip me made many times. a season ticket hold forat least ten years. his family got worried when he didn't come home. he called the authorities. the north star ski patrol found his body wednesday in a deep tree well. >> that he -- went head first into the hole and it knocked him out and -- he suffocated.
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>> it as big shocker for the family since he was an experienced snowboarder. he had done it for close to 25 years. >> you never expect it for your kids. you don't expect them to for before you. >> the sheriff's department says the heavy snowfall this winter formed a lot of tree wells in the pack country as well as controlled ski resorts. >> you can go deep. deep, deep, deep. and i'm on my feet. >> that is why experts say never ski alone. a father captured the scary moment of his son falling into a tree well. >> head up. its okay. its day. here we go. i got you. >> there was no one to pull him out of the tree well. the ski patrol found his body upside down. they returned his snowboard to the family. >> like today we went to the store -- my wife said do we need
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cayanne pepper. i said there is nobody to eat it anymore. just little things like that. >> he was 40 years old. his family plans to bury him next friday. back to you. >> north star said crowder was found in an area outside the main ski runs. tonight we had we are learning a bay area principal is fighting for his life after getting shot. condolences are pouring in on social media for 44-year-old paul. kpix 5 spoke to one of his colleagues who said he is the new principal at pittsburgh adult education center. police found him suffering from gun shot wounds on barry drive at around 1:20 many morning. police say it appears there was a fight between the victim and his wife before the shooting. detectives are now investigating the shooting. so far no word of any arrests. bay area mosques and islamic cent v. been holding vigils for those affected by the massacre
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in new zealand. tonight in sunnyvale people held signs. some with the names of victims killed. others knelt to the form of muslim prayer. people of all faiths and backgrounds were welcomed to attend. >> i know what its like to have your faith targeted by white supremacy. i see no difference between us being targeted and must lips being targeted except that -- politicians seem to excuse it when it happens to muslims more. >> the death toll has climbed to 50 in the or terrorist attack in new zealand. police do believe he was a lone gun man. new zealand's prime minister said the country will tooith
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tighten the gun laws. the suspect is charged with murder and is due back in court next month. deadly shootings are a somber back grope drop this weekend. betty shows us organizer december sided to go ahead with a celebration today in oakland. >> the islamic cultural center in northern california said initially it thought about canceling this new year celebration all together in light of the massacre in new zealand but in the end it decided to continue with its plans to not show any fear. the new year ushers in spring and a rebirth. this is the first time the islamic cultural center of northern california opened its doors to the public for this celebration. >> i'm really excited to come this year. there were a bunch that chose
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not to come today. they decided to stay together as a family. we were nervous about coming out. i decided to come out anyway just to show my solidarity. >> what if there is a shooting here? a lot of people attending and -- its just -- i'm very paranoid these days, yeah. >> what made you come out? >> my love for my culture. yeah. >> the day long festival featured food from different vendors, activities for children, performances including a play and a speech by oakland mayor libby. >> it is a time to kind of cleanse your #10u8 to -- recommit yourself to -- the values of love and support and so i think that is very poignant in light of recent events. >> there was a moment of silence for the 50 victims in the new zealand massacre.
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>> seeing some footage from that event -- really takes a lot out of you. the outpouring of support and love that we got from -- people in the city of oakland, from the faith leaders, from our neighbors, from ordinary citizens of the city bricking all these flowers to us, that made it a little easier. >> there was extra security on hand for today's event. and the oakland police department is also doing extra patrols as they did last night at many mosques throughout the city. back to you. >> the islamic cultural center said today's celebration was its largest in 25 years. house speaker nancy pelosi says the democrats will push ahead with a vote against president trump's first veto. prison wants funding for a wall on the southern border. he went to congress first and asked for the money. that failed. then he declared a national emergency to divert military funds to build the wall. this week a dozen republican senators across the aisle voted
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with democrats for a resolution to block the president's declaration. >> it should have been -- a lesson to him to see that 12 republicans in the senate voted against his -- power from the congress of the united states. >> today in san francisco pelosi said she will call for a vote on march 26th to overturn the veto. she said its important to put the vote on record even if it fell short of the necessary two-thirds majority. bernie sander social security planning his first bay area stop since launching his 2020 presidential campaign. the vermont senator will hold a rally in san francisco next sunday. it starts at 12:30 at great meadow park. the event is free. tickets are not required. admission will be first come, first serve. well tonight at least one person is injured, a dozen people are displaced after two fires broke out in an apartment complex in vacaville. first one started around 8:00 in
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morning. this was at the alamo gardens apartment on alamo drive. then around noon smoke was reported at the complex. >> we have nothing. >> nothing i can do about it. just -- pick up and rebuild. that's it. >> investigators say the building's insulation was ripped out from ceiling to floor. it is not clear if all those fires are related. we have new details tonight on the deadly crash on highway 4 in concord. police now say they discovered bullet hoils on the driver's side door. the silver honda slammed into the guard rail and flipped over. it happened just before:30 this afternoon. the driver a woman from antioch, died on scene. the crash shutdown all eastbound lanes for hours. search is on tonight for a man suspected of
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carjacking an #1u6 outside a wells fargo bank on san mateo road. authority says suspect pulled the gun on somebody at an atm and demands cash and they wanted the keys to a bmw x3. investigators are seeking two other men who were sitting in a car nearby. they might be linked to the crime. police think they spotted the car but lost sights of it. more than 200 oakland school clerks and other staff will be getting lay off notice in the coming weeks. the school district is dealing with a $22 million cut from next year's budget. after 7 days of strikes last month, oakland teachers approved a new contract for an 11% raise over a span of four years. the teachers union said they are
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skeptical. the oakland school board passed the staff cuts this week. oakland airport is about to launch southwest flights to honolulu in a few hours. the flight takes off at 11:00 sunday morning. hula dancers will welcome passengers on board the aircraft. southwest's cheapest round trip flights to hawaii from the bay area are priced at about $300. everything on the table at this point. >> new developments in the mob boss murder. plus a push to protect pedestrians near san francisco's lake merced after a 14-year-old girl was hit by a car. it his one wish was i want to play football one more time with his class. >> he gets to live out his dream. and a beautiful weekend underway for the bay area and
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yet there are showers on the way. we have the forecast after a break.
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police in new york say a suspect is now in custody as the vig asian into the murder of a mob pass intensifies. >> he buzz gunned down earlier this week and kenneth craig has
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the story. >> just three days after the murder, there is a new development in a case that has caught national attention. >> we do not believe this was a random act. >> police say they have a suspect in custody. investigators believe 24-year-old anthony killed cali, reputed boss. it is the first time an alleged mafia don has been gunned down on the streets of new york city in more than 30 years. but police would about say if it was a mob hit or something else. >> everything is on the table at this point. again, um -- less than 12 hours we have had him in our custody. the investigation continues. um -- and -- these are the answers that we will #150ek. >> cali emerged from his home wednesday night after a truck backed into his vehicle. police say its possible the gun man may have staged the accident to lure cali from his home. footage from the property shows
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cali and the shooter having a conversation and shaking hands before cali was shot ten times. >> we believe we have -- fingerprints we covered from that vehicle as well as other places. we are still in the process of -- processing evidence including for -- forensically digital evidence. we hope to get some of these answers as they comes forward. we will need a little more time there police say they are not ruling out the possibility that other people may be involved. and during a news conference here at nypd headquarters they said this investigation is far from over. back to you. tonight a call for safer streets by san francisco's lake merced after a 14-year-old girl was hit by a car last night. she was crossing john muir drive when a black mercedes hit her. residents nearby say that cars need slow down. >> usually people have built up
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pedestrians lights to signal for cars to slow down. we don't have that here. it kind of automatically -- they floor it. >> i think if they put those lights where they push a button -- i definitely stop. >> 14-year-old girl is in the hospital tonight with life-threatening injuries. storm watch in the midwest. mix of rain and melting snow and heavy elevations have flooded regions. from missouri to south dakota more than 10 million people are under flood warnings. back here in the bay area the winter rain has brought some incredible water falls at the park in santa clara county. hikers got to enjoy the sights today on the first warm and sunny weekend of the year. the bay area's rainfall since october is now more than 100%
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average for the first time since 2011. the state is drought free. and we will be adding to the totals. as we look out toward city hall, beautifully lit up for saint paddies day. the numbers we have managed 70s today. here's something strange going on. when its warmer this san francisco than and oakland than it is in livermore but that is the way it was today. in oakland a very pleasant 72 degrees. right now numbers have tumbled into the 50s under partly cloudy to starry skies. as we have a look at -- the big satellite map, got sun on the way for the bay area with high pressure that is out in the eastern pacific. there's a low on the way. got a few high clouds. that is about it. future cast shows -- not much between now and monday. again a few high clouds from time to time but that is it.
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tonight fair to clear skies. depending on where you in the bay area. mostly sunny and warmer for tomorrow. then mild and dry right through tuesday. then things change. st. patrick's day celebration in dublin will be sunny and warm tomorrow. overnight lows tonight will be chilly. 40 in santa rosa. 44 in san jose. numberings tomorrow will be very close to -- above average with -- san jose at 74 degrees. actually san jose at 68 degrees. 74 for morgan hill. over in the east bay the numbers will be in the low to mid 70s. 73 at fairfield. 70 for san ramon. 64 at bode bode fwa bay. 76 degrees tomorrow. extended forecast we get a new more nice days out of it before clods increase on tuesday. wednesday through saturday looks like a deluge but it won't be. there will be some showers from time to time. that is whether. here is more from jewels. a central valley high school
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senior battling a life-threatening tumor is having one of his wishes come true. his teammates and some new technology are giving him a chance to hit the football field once again. >> a stadium packed and bustling with friends, family and classmates. dozens gathered to celebrate 17-year-old him. it was just two years ago that he was diagnosed with brain cancer. the then 15-year-old athlete and a 4.0 student under went surgery, since intense rounds of chemo therapy. despite a slow road to recovery on friday one wish did come true >> he would have been the varsity quarterback had past two seasons. his one wish was play football
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one more time with his class. >> he they made it possible for him to play. full geared up and having the ability to see from eve single vantage pointtage point. when the vr experience ended he was greated with the school's players, clear leaders, band, family and friends. >> i think its great that they came out to -- support him and -- you know to give him the energy he needs to keep pushing forward. he's not giving up and he will continue to recover. >> it was great. >> awe. his dad said he has high hopes for his son as well. not only he played san jose state but then make it to the
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nfl. now we have done it. now i'm really charged up. it isn't coming, it is here. two for saturday night. not just one sports segment, two tonight. and ahead golden state warriors in a sad night special. let me tell you something, there was no thunder in oklahoma city tonight sarah's last tuition payment, sent off. feeling good? oh yeah. now i'm ready to focus on my project. ♪ ♪
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npr the warriors second straight game without kevin durant. no problem. russell west brook shutdown by thompson scored only 7 points in the game. only made two field goals. while steph curry went off.
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look at the handles then the shot. dubs hit 7. first quarter 3 pointers led by 13. and what a night by thompson. not only mr. defense, right place, right time. nice tap in. 59-43 second period. final minute of the half, curry somehow from deep -- through traffic. warriors led by 18 at the half. 3 quarter an tray waiting, worth waiting for. thompson scored 23. later in the period cousins' determination -- fought through it and still scored. 12 points for cousins. fine minute of the 3rd. 33 points. golden state won it going eye way. with a twin warriors clench add play off
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spot for the 7th straight year. oregon by 19. end of the game it's a peyton gave me that and that take this? who saw this coming? 68-48. they changed an automatic ncaa tournament bid a cc title game. duke a happy entrance. williamson went off again. he's the greatest live attraction in college basketball. he scored 21. there it is, i said it. fifth ranked duke. up 12. a little show time. rj, the other freshman sensation. williamson was the mvp of the tournament. duke won it 73-63. where are you going? just getting started. segment one over. segment two, bring it on.
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lower fares. better service. sweeter rewards. alaska airlines. nhl and the san jose sharks up late. they have been streaking toward
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the playoffs. but they have been trying to clean ch a play off spot for two games now. nashville up a goal and then joe thorn on this did something about it, he scored. third period be aware of a wrap around goal. san jose denied clenching a play off spot and remain 1 point behind cal prz calgary in the conference conference. tiger woods -- oh, look at that. scared it. set up a birdie. tied for 43. he gave it a play. he had the blade too. with an couple of feet of the bid. he had eight birdies today.
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shot a 64. he got a one shot lead clear of the field heading into sunday's final round. nfl and the raiders. pen made two pro bowls in oakland. pen is 35. hey, its football. its a business. >> it is a business. >> could he go somewhere else? >> he could if somebody wanted to kick the tires. but i'm excited about tomorrow. ncaa tournament sunday right here on channel 5. to simone, i leave the van gogh.
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to harrison, the wine collection. to craig, this rock. the redwoods to the redheads. the rainbows to the proud. i leave these things to my heirs, all 39 million of you, on one condition. that you do everything in your power to preserve and protect them. with love, california.
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and there's nothing standard about that. with 10 resorts less than an hour from salt lake international airport, mountain time means more time on more resorts on the greatest snow on earth. it means more time with the kids and more time away from the kids. ski more, shred more, chill more, cheers more because mountain time is a state of mind that can only be found in one place. utah.
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you got a date tonight? no. aren't you gonna ask me if i do? okay. you got a date tonight? sure, rub my nose in it. besides, i'd rather hang out with you and jake than engage in mindless conversation with some strange woman in the desperate hope that she might sleep with me. me, too. hey, if we can't lie to each other, who can we lie to? to family. ( telephone rings ) who is it? it's mom. odds. both: once, twice, three, shoot.

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