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raiders start antonio brown creating new trauma tonight, the career ending ultimatum he is giving the nfl. it is happening again, scary moment at a walmart store. this time, in the santa clara county. y police and the bomb squad were called and. >> we want people to have a good time and to do that you fe with the gilroy shooting on fresh on everyone's mind, two big bay area festivals taking every precaution so people can sit back and enjoy the music. good evening. >> tonight, one raiders star has a big? ? his name. star receiver antonio brown has a three-year, $50 million deal. but tonight, he is threatening never to play a game for the raiders or any other team for
that matter. he posted on instagram quote i love the game, i love the hustle, but if i leave, will the fans still love me? >> kpix five juliette goodrich is in livermore with the helmet showdown and what fans have to say about it. >> reporter: with preseason football now upon us, one football star is saying he is not playing unless it is by his rules. oakland raiders wide receiver antonio brown brown, wearing a team issued helmet for practice back in may. but now, he is threatening to never play football again. unless, he can wear his 10-year- old, old-style helmet. a helmet the nfl band because it does not meet the league's new safety standards. >> for civil, i am a 49ers fan. so >> reporter: mario rosario has >> skies get paid millions. n. for somebody like me who works 9-to-5, it is like come on. just play. raider nation, i am here.
>> reporter: brown made a big entrance in napa in this hot air balloon. then he made headlines prior over his frostbitten feet. but now, the helmet standoff is taking center stage. >> he is their star player. in his mind, the rules don't apply. but, rules are there for a reason. in this case, with the cte issue , being safe football field for as violent the game is that is, you have to abide by it. >> reporter: the seven-time pro bowler has complained the new leak approved helmets make it more difficult for him to see the ball. so what you think should happen? >> just man up, put your helmet on and what herequires and to deal with it, play ball. >> reporter: some say play ball the rules or than you are not playing. brown is not alone but tom brady also wants to keep wearing his old helmet. but, he has to walk away from the gaov thother
we will see antonio brown on the field. this is a matter of who blinks first. >> reporter: the raiders have made no official comment, a decision on brown's grievance may come as early as next week. in livermore, juliette goodrich, kpix5. the excitement is building tonight katie filled in for the bay area's other nfl team. we are hours away from 49ers preseason football. that is right. they take on the cowboys tomorrow night at 6:00 p.m. guess what, you can watch it right here. pregame coverage starts with kpix5 news at 5:00 . switching gears, we have got a clear view from treasure island. but, the fog is already moving in. let's take a look at tonight sunset over san francisco. that is so beautiful. but, the son clearly disappeared behind the clouds which were so thick, you can barely make it the skyline there. paul is in the weather center to tell us about an unusual
weather event in the north bay. thunderstorms tonight in mendocino county. not too far of north of san francisco, we had lightning strikes moving through a few hours ago. here is a three-hour time- lapse. numerous lightning strikes, the storm missed sonoma county barely. rumbled right over willits where the rain is currently. there are still a few showers north and east of clear lake and the bay area not expecting to see widespread rainfall. numerous thunderstorms did happen over mendocino county tonight. only about three or four of those days. one of those was tonight. coming up, how long the cool weather sticks around and when the 90s return. that is coming up. tonight, the san jose jazz summer festival in full swing, despite the southbay reeling a bit from the recent mass shooting in gilroy. kpix5 maria medina spoke with organizers about the stepped up
the security in light of what happened just a few tens a way. >> reporter: ralph and his grandkids will not forget what they witnessed at the gilroy garlic festival. >> a phil gramm back for my grandkids. >> reporter: he says they are trying to move on as best as they can. >> we will be okay. we will be all right. >> reporter: ralph is one of four members at the jazz summerfest this year who is in gilroy that day. organizers say only one vendor canceled because of concerns after the shooting. >> we want people to have a good time into be able to do that, to feel secure. >> reporter: san jose jazz executive director brandon rossen says the day of the shooting, he immediately was in communication with the san jose mayor and police chief about tightening security for the festival, expected to draw in 40,000 people. this year, they added metal detector ones, more throwback checks, and reduced the number of entrances. >> perimeter issues, that was an issue highlighted from gilroy. so, we really looked at because we take over so many downtown
street. >> here was just like oh, i am nervous. >> reporter: despite the hesitation, attendees like david rivera say the noticeable difference insecurity gave them peace of mind. >> they are making a concentrated effort to ensure that somebody doesn't come in, somebody that shouldn't have. >> reporter: despite the tragedy that unfolded just a few days ago, ralph says he came because his family loves the popular san jose tradition. were you hesitant to comes? >> is, at first i was. but, i am not going to let to the actions of some idiot crazy person stop my life. you just have to live your life. >> reporter: vendors also went through extra security measures this year. organizers say not only did they hire more security guards, but san jose also added extra patrols. in san jose, maria medina, ixsh
if you're headed to outside lands, to i was overhead earlier on day one of the music festival. during the three-day event, san francisco police are deploying more officers inside and outside grounds. during this year's event, there is an area called grasslands. that is where sale and consumption of marijuana will be permitted for those under 21. outside lands is the first music festival in the country to have such an area. if you're headed to outside lands, we have you covered with the complete guide on our website, kpix.com. just a few minutes ago, milpitas police gave the all clear after a suspicious device was reported at a walmart. shoppers were evacuated, the bomb squad was called in about 4:30 this afternoon. this is the walmart on ranch drive, the bomb squad rendered that package safe. it is believed to contain fireworks. deputies are doing a secondary search with their bomb dog but again, we just got the all clear. this just comes days after the shooting rampage at a
walmart in el paso, texas. tonight, new details about the chilling confession allegedly made by the suspect. now, according to an arrest affidavit, suspect pack trick bushes told police he was specifically targeting mexicans when he opened fire inside a walmart with an assault style weapon. that attack left 22 people dead and more than two dozen wounded. walmart store manager says the shooting appeared very deliberate. >> he knew who he was shooting, it was not just a spray of gunfire. these were direct shots. patrick crucius is also cause -- rallying against hispanics coming into the united states. authorities say he drove more than 10 hours to carry out the shooting in the border city. >> the fact that the shooter traveled that far away from all the way from allen, texas to el paso, in search of people that speaks to his ndset, lo like this speaks to his motivation. >> following several recent
shootings, the president is signaling more support for firearms background checks. >> we need intelligent background checks checks okay, this is not a question of nra, republican or democrat. i will tell you, i spoke to mitch mcconnell yesterday. he is totally on board. he said i have been waiting for your call. he is totally on board. >> a spokesman for senate majority leader mitch mcconnell says he did not endorse anything specific. coming up, the latest blow to organizers of a so-called straight pride rally. >> there is so much going on, it just happens in a flash. plus, a tricky operation to save a father and son who were stranded on the side of the bay area cliff. and, a california mayor under scrutiny tonight over text he sent to during one of
a new blow tonight to the organizers of a so-called straight pride rally that has been getting a lot of attention lately. reporter rob malcolm on why it looks like they will have to find another place to hold it. >> as of tonight, i can't confirm that they will be denying the permit. >> reporter: the straight pride event was planned in modesto park august 24th. after weeks of debate with city council pulled the plug, too many issues with the event and the organizer. >> we are informed today by the insurance carrier that they are denying insurance. if you don't have insurance, you cannot reserve one of our parks. >> the second thing is our concern for safety. we have a big concern for the safety of the residents around the park.
>> reporter: it was advertised on social media and colorful flyer, in a meeting wednesday, opponents say don graham and, the man behind it promoted hate. he dealt with his latest blow. >> we would be told that it is too late to complete the process. maybe that will not be true, but it would not surprise me if it occurs. >> awful also meeting came at his gate four years ago in his adopted mother supported the prey. >> everybody in the community has been speaking out and taking a stance against this really harmful rhetoric that don graham and is trying to bring to our community. the parade has divided me for weeks. >> i can't understand where they are coming from with all of the hate. >> it s ght decision. i am openly myself and i am also a disabled person. so obviously, i would be concerned about a group like that coming in to the area.
>> reporter: ruckman says members of his planning committee will be meeting to look at alternate sites. he says he has quite a base here in the city to support this event in modesto, rob malcolm, kpix5. the man behind that event is don brandman. he is a chiropractor here in the bay area. tonight, he says his planning committee will meet in modesto tomorrow to view alternate locations we told you. the rally will take place as scheduled, august 24th. stated. in san francisco tonight, an injured boy has been rescued from a cliff after somehow being thrown from his bicycle. officials said the boy was writing down a steep slope in fort mason when he tumbled over the side and down the rocky cliff. his father scrambled to come to his aid, the two waited by the water until rescuers could arrive. fire crews used a pulley system to reach the stranded pair. the boys mother the crowds of onlookers walked from the street above, and experienced cyclist say anything can happen.
>> you have got people coming too fast, downhill. >> i can see how it can happen. there is so much to see here. you take your eyes off the road , and there is so much going on, it just happens in a flash. >> rescuers took the boy by boat to nab tweeting on a peer nearby, his condition is still unknown. >> another rescue, this one in marin county, some pretty dramatic video coming in. the coast guard saved four people in tomales bay after their sailboat ran aground. strong winds up to six feet swells on shallowater made it pretty tough for the coast guard to reach the stranded sailors. county fire brought in a 47 foot lifeboat to save the day. nobody was injured. meanwhile, houses in dublin were just spared by a fast- moving grass fire. this one broke out about two this afternoon, wins quickly fueled the fire to 250 acres.
residents were told to get ready to go when crews were able to stop that before it reached the nearby homes. it has now been fully contained. a testing texting controversy. newly released messages show the mayor asking firefighters to check on specific addresses during a major wildfire last year. >> our reporter on the questions those text are raising tonight. >> nothing to hide. >> reporter: malibu mayor jefferson wagner sounding off about heavily redacted check -- text exchanges showing the hours, the woosley fire was tearing through homes. l.a. city mayor eric garcetti was asking the fire chief to check on a certain address. whose address? we don't know. the city blacked it out on the text release to the newspaper >> i would like to ow myself. it should be neighborhood
surface, no matter who you are and where you are. >> reporter: mayor garcetti's address tells the times the address was rejected to protect privacy. as for other text asking for specific streets, his office said the mayor wanted firefighters to check on bell canyon and west hills because they were threatened by fire. wagner who was hospitalized after staying to protect his own home, says taxpayers have the right to know everything that was in those messages. >> i would not conduct my business that way, i would have just said open the books, whatever is wrong, let's get it over with now. >> reporter: complicating matters, the after action report , which responded to malibu because county resources were tied up, found fire officials were distracted by a flood of requests by political figures to check on specific addresses. -- later said that should not have been in the report. chalking it up to a miscommunication. mayor garcetti was at the
vatican today meeting with the pope, but will no doubt face these questions when he comes home to los angeles. in malibu, kpix5. meteors will streak across the night sky in our hemisphere early next week. the meteor shower will reach its peak after midnight on monday and into tuesday morning. if you look up, you can see as many as 30 shooting stars and our. the meteor shower is visible each august one earth crosses over a trail of debris from a comet. some of that material burns up as it hit the earth's atmosphere, creating flashing trails across the sky. good viewing spots include henrico state park, diablo rolled, skyline boulevard and various peaks in the northbay. i have tried to do this year after year, and i end up getting a stiff neck and not seeing anything. >> lay in a chair and look up. it is kind of interesting, the earth is moving right now 35,000 miles per hour in its revolution around the sun.
it is kind of crazy how quickly we are moving as we go through clouds of dust every once in a while and we will next week. clear skies next week, pretty cloudy out there right now. it was stormy not too long ago. in mendocino county, that one cell is now firing up numerous thunderstorms about an hour north of clearlake. ukiah you are trying out, but you have rain moving through with thunderstorms just a couple of hours ago. san francisco, we are foggy and 62 degrees. this is from san jose, likely starting off cloudy tomorrow, 66 concorde. outside lands, sunny for a time this afternoon, you get a little bit of sunshine later tomorrow. if you're headed for the concert earlier today, i believe the first act taking the stage are at new. it would be pretty cloudy. mild, 65 degrees both saturday and sunday. tomorrow night right here at 6:00, the 49ers hosting the cowboys, 78 degrees and the raiders right of the road
playing in oakland will be cooler there as it should be 72 degrees with mainly clear skies hosting the rams at 5:00. all week long, we have been watching this low. for three days, it was not moving. now it is moving over far northern california and southern oregon. lots of thunderstorms with this low. it is pretty far south for this time of year. so, we did see the showers and thunderstorms all that coming down because now the loan will begin to move away from us and it influence on our weather ends tomorrow. that is why we're talking about sunshine for the publicans tomorrow. cloudy in the morning, a little drizzle on the coast, widespread rain is not expected, the best rain chances are in mendocino county. sunshine tomorrow, then normal weather. the onshore breeze not as strong. what of sunshine as temperatures begin to climb. party tonight with a couple spangles along the coast. we get clearing tomorrow. milder tomorrow, sunny, warm on sunday, even warmer through next week. how about the saturday highs? santa rosa, 70 degrees, fremont, 75, san jose, 79a
little bit below average average. oakland tomorrow, 72, afternoon sunshine for you, pacifica 64, san francisco, 77 degrees. now, we have a warming trend. sunday back to monday in our oneness in this spots. we would get one, but not terribly warm through wednesday, low to mid 70s near the bay, upper 80s to low 90s inland, and we will cool of next thursday and friday. so, we had some rain in the northbay, not unprecedented, we do average a little bit of rain but thunderstorms in august is kind of rare. >> that is kind of weird looking outside going what is this? >> not january yet folks. coming up, connie's star wars inspired homeless housing project. it is a snag. another reminder, 49ers preseason football kicks off tomorrow night right here at kpix5 kpix5, we want to see your face faithful photos, just use introducing togo's new hot chicken sandwiches.
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the class barriers. now, the l.a. times reports kanye has been ordered to stop work and get the permits, or tear it all down. sources close to kanye say these were just temporary prototypes. >> there you go. tlittle base yeah, and more. i have got a whole lot to talk about tonight. not just baseball, but this guy who runs for the raiders. let's get a little more on him. >> yeah. a lot to talk about is a lot is going to be going down. and this antonio brown business may come down to an arbiter. it was not enough to host this fellow from the philadelphia phillies, we company runs he here's your buick sir.
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the six and bryce harper, boy, this pitch was crushed. second of two big flies, the second credit for three months there and four overall. phillies win the game 204 9-6 as the giants have lost seven of the last nine are now four games back at the wildcard race. meantime, joe panik as a new york minute site and started today for the metropolitans. had to win until the ninth inning for his first hit, and of the home fans loved it. he is a native new yorker, welcome home. at won in a walkoff, 7-6. with the mets 14-1 since july 25th. matt chapman in a slump, shaved his head and the slump buster trick worked. at the white sox chapman first inning solo job, his 25th for the year, two for five in the game. the homerun was all the support that starter mike briars needed as he struck out in seven innings. briars is not lost since may 1st, opened 7-02 stay a half-
game back of tampa bay in the wildcard race. nfl and the raiders. this antonio brown public matter, it could come down to an arbiter. we are waiting to hear from the team for brown. as the world turns. >> friends, first it was his frostbitten feet in the off- season, now the man says helmets help get in the way of his vision, he was to use his old helmet and he filed a grievance, he has threatened to walk away from 30 million over two years, he had a two hour hearing today with league officials. and again, it is in the hands of an arbiter now. that, my friends is is the world turns. >> reporter: [ laughter ] >> oh, that is the world as antonio brown turns. we will see how it works out.
>> we will see with the arbiter says and i am sure. you know, the raiders bring out a bunch of helmets that are approved by the leak. in, here try this on. he doesn't want to try on any of the. he says i want to wear this one. >> you would have to repainted similar and black. >> he did, it was a pittsburgh steelers helmet that he painted. >> thanks. >> we will be right back. alright, so this is how it's gonna go down. you are going to say... you'll get the best deal of the year on xfinity tv and internet. and you even get this. mike, you're on balloons. sarah, you're gonna high five everybody. ben, you're gonna be wowing them with your dance moves. don't miss the xfinity best deal of the year. now that's simple, easy, awesome. ourtalf the ar. get amazing tv and internet with huge savings of $600 over 2 years. plus a speed upgrade to 400 megs, free for 2 years. and ask about even more savings with xfinity mobile. click, call or visit a store today.