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7:00 a.m. top stories at this hour please breezing for another day of protest they will be voting on a tuition increase at live report coming up. >> from bankruptcy to the biggest initial offering ever. gm is on wall street first time since they filed for bankruptcy last year. >> the dow what 135, will have more markets ahead. >> all the numbers on the whether department and they are low. this is best avenue
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you can see it's light breeze the store more about the cool mountain clouds that are going to bring rain. >> we have a lot going on this morning temperatures starting off chile. a chilly afternoon as well increasing cloud covers well. low clouds and fog vaccine delays at s f o of over one hour period and the fog is starting to move back into the picture again. seeing clouds roll and just ahead of the system bring wet weather tomorrow and much cooler temperatures. current averages outside we are actually in the 30's some places like livermore 3944 kron 4454 san rafael and 50 degrees in through san francisco your afternoon highs will stay similar or three ago low 60s, upper 50s for downtown san francisco in the south bay maybe since the mid '60s and the
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livermore valley as well. for the most part we will be cool. here's a look at storm tracker for to show you the rain we are getting. in the northwestern part of this date in terms of our area looks like we will see increasing cloud cover so that hot cold front bring us clouds by tomorrow a different story. it is sitting off the coast of british columbia sagging south all these clouds indicates cold air. we will see that settling into place. not only could we see rainbow with is the snow. places like mount hamilton, now diablo could get light dusting of snow. once the wet weather comes in on friday looks like it will not let up into the beginning of next week. >> despite the big back up at the bay bridge toll plaza the approach is still looked good. again look here the
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traffic is not terribly heavy for 80 west. further evidence that the back up at the toll plaza is really nothing more than a meter and light back up. take a look at the westbound ride. it has seized ever so slightly on the 880 approach than back up no longer cross the ramp and over the plaza. it appears this cycling rate has been increased at bet. perhaps somebody is listening and paying attention. san mateo bridge this ban looks good toll lane number six there is report of an accident it could mean a bigger backup if line #6 is unavailable. right now you'll see some good traffic across the span no reports of problems in this direction the westbound or commute direction for the san mateo bridge. we will head over to the golden gate
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bridge for look at the right on 1 01 southbound. traffic here looks good with no problems or delays in bound. the canoe through more entrap county still looks good we have checked the ride it appears to move food smoothly. i'm just gonna jump out of sync winds and show you this because i can. there's not much in the way of slow traffic coming down from the novato narrows pass highway 37 so we are doing well. walnut creek 680 the southbound ride you can see the traffic is light here for you commute threw walnut creek. san francisco quick check in down central freeway just turning to slow a bit. you drive time running about 16 minutes from the central split. >> developing story unfolding live today uc regents will vote on whether
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to raise tuition. it will come in before noon there are protests at all of the uc campuses today as the board is going to be deciding 98% increase in student fees. it would mean more than $800 to the students per year. their student fees would be up to 11,000 a little over per year. this is what we are watching with the protests. >> this is the scene yesterday hundreds of people protesting we cared for this live 13 people were arrested one are rest of for so with them deadly weapon. three officers were injured. we are waiting for all the uc campuses today. to a more news faster we have yoli. and will tran together working the story. >> could morning mark the police officers are out the barricades are route and the
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border regions will need 90 minutes from now they are expected to make the decision on whether not to raise the question being here they expect lots of people and students from yesterday also to be here. i talk to the police officers yesterday students were complaining they got no notice that they were born to be pepper's grade. according to a captain he says there is no warning. it is not in your training their warning is standing in front of you looking at you with the right gear that anything can happen if they need to jump into action. keep that in mind if you're coming down they will not give a heads up on peppers break. i also ask them if they expect the san same amount people or more people they said they're not sure. they said they are planning for the worst-case scenario. they are not the only ones
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handling that they have article in help from san francisco police department. as well as chp. they will also be here to try to keep the peace. >> think you for the update. >> genentech announced wednesday that it is preparing to cut hundreds of jobs in a money-saving move that is set to begin soon after the holidays. genentech said it will eliminate 840 jobs including 750 positions in the bay area. up to 650 jobs in south san francisco will be eliminated and an additional 100 positions will be cut from its manufacturing facility in vacaville. the cuts will come over the next two years. the biotech giant was acquired last year by roche, a swiss company known for being the world's largest cancer drug producer. roche said the job cuts were necessary due to mounting cost pressures in health care including added hurdles for the approval and pricing of new medicines. >> we will be right back as a morning news continues a big back up at the bay bridge toll plaza and it is now into the maze. metering lights are running slowly up date coming up.
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7:10 a.m. 7 day around the bay you can even remember the heat wave can you? now we end the week with a cold wave 66 career high today. you'll notice a difference when you step out the door. look up and see the clouds. that is new today. by friday chance at night i really saturday, sunday are wet and cold air. high of 57 and that chance sticks around to monday when the work week still looks cool. >> you had to bring up the heat wave didn't you? >> i had to do it. >> latest on wall street. gm's public offering is started sharing trading at $33 a share. they will unload 400 million shares.
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the government will reduce its ownership. it is expected to raise 14 billion. today's event has the potential to be the biggest in history the government needs gm shares to go up to $44 a share to get back $50 billion investment. shares of the 35 up $2.35 a share. 7 percent gain and gm ipo is fueling wall street we were down almost 200 points last two trading sessions it is now what 177. >> phone number people who applied for unemployment rose. they do remain near the lowest level in two years. the downward trend says that to our workers are being laid off as some hiring is taken place. 9
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million people are receiving jobless aid. >> tens of thousands of people can get child care assistance for the rest of the year court settlement reached yesterday delays cuts to the program those cuts were to set to go into effect november 1st. they're given one week's notice before subsidies were set to expire prompting advocates to file a lawsuit. >> we will be back with more of a couple of minutes. [ male announcer ] come for lunch at sizzler and choose from malibu, lemon herb,
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bay area weather and traffic solute reporter jacki cecil watching the weather and traffic on 80. >> cool to both the traffic is slowing nicely here as you enter the may superior to the weather definitely put a jacket on. what happened to the '80s that we
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had earlier in the week. you will feel it is to walk outside it's going to get colder as a week goes on mark. >> we did change series since this weekend is foggy of there. we're looking for snow is well this weekend let's get the latest. >> the 80 degree route weather is gone we will have cool weather and more to come. we are still in the '30's, your high today 65 livermore. back down into the '40's by 8:00 p.m. elsewhere still low '40's for san rosa, napa, 50 interest in francisco, 47 san jose, your afternoon highs bringing us mostly low 60s across the bay. could stay in the '50s in downtown san francisco, 63 fairfield, 65 livermore valley. south bay mid-60's
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as well but we do have wet weather tomorrow. lets take you through the time line. the best chance of showers is tomorrow afternoon by 4:00 p.m. picking up rain in the north bay. the system is dropping out of the north of alaska spreading south toward. friday evening everybody stands a chance of showers than saturday morning could wake up to rain, the darker shade of green, yellow showing moderate rainfall rate through their livermore valley and delta could pick up heavy downpours. continuing with that chance until 10:00 p.m. and this green not going anywhere sundays areither. chants of wet weather around and did jury through your day sunday. monday may be some left over rain drops as well. is not just in the wet but it will be cold as well. cold temperatures could get
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lowering snow levels down to 2,500 ft.. we could get snow not just in the sierra but also in the bay area peaks. 7:18 a.m. to check gone traffic. >> san francisco traffic off the upper deck of the bay bridge this is the beginning of the skyway just past the fremont street off ramp. heading towards the fifth street the traffic is starting to slow here coming off of the upper deck. there is an accident that has been reported that ninth period when i checked this traffic was moving well, this may be developing into a hot spot here if they don't manage to clear that crash. we could see this back up grow on the upper deck of the bay bridge and that might actually change the way the like are signaled. that can sometimes work to back up the traffic here temporarily. then it will flow again we will
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watch it is just pulsing we know it's not a big problem. this back up stays there and continues to grow them we will have a hot spot on our hands that might affect the ride at the toll plaza. from here were born to take you to interstate 684 look at the right southbound heading down towards and fresnel an early back up for 687 found from stone ranch and began this is a slow traffic that leads down to the new express lanes. the new toll lanes on interstate 680 which are one thought would be it big time saver and such a great idea. when it's done it is traded the back up the used to be here over the snow grade for the back up that is now here leading to a coming down from dublin. the jury's still out here. bay bridge let's look at. they have increased the cycling of the meter lights the back up has diminished from its earlier peak. you can see 880 is hardly backed
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up at all and not the toll plaza we are back up between 80 and was grand. san jose check on the ride on 1 01 northbound still doing pretty well here. coming out of downtown through san jose on 1 01 north heading up toward santa clara. >> wall street today a big rise in the dow nasdaq and s&p fuel by the frenzy with gm be an initial public offering 16 months after a bankruptcy. market reacting to the news. gm shares up $2. we spoke with david here's what he said about what could be the largest ip in history. >> it's a big deal they came back with an error, and in surrounding them. we saw that they were wary at first. yesterday they were pricing it at a high and because investors have
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looked at gm and looked at their new product line. they have said this has more value than we expected in the past. a stronger future and the value of this company is higher. we are now valuing gm at 60 billion and most importantly for you and me. uncle sam state is going to drop from about two-thirds ownership to about a quarter and ownership that's a good thing. >> two weeks ago they thought it was 2026 they opened at 33 and right now shares are at 35-0.31. we opened at 33 and right now shares are at 35-0.31. we will be a back (
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a live look said selah. snow levels will drop. snow levels down to legal level
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friday night. 3,000 ft. on saturday, 2,500 ft. on sunday morning as low as mt. tam possibly. early winter storm that dumped snow last week we are seeing spew sorts opening up. heavenly expected to open tomorrow, north stars saturday, get ready for skiing and snowboarding. remember this we can bring the change and bring keep a close here on the weather. >> it turns out it will be televised nine the court of appeal granted c-span permission to carry the proceedings live. the hearing is that december 6th you can tune in and see at supporters of the ban are peeling an august ruling that struck down prop 8 that ruling said it violated civil rights.
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>> qantas is replacing the engines of the airbus the double-your super jumbo jet. one of the engines caught fire earlier as the month blowing apart that flight returned back to singapore were made emergency landing all six of the a three '80s have been grounded. >> the military is searching for a pilot after searcher rescue found the wreckage of his f-22 fighter that went missing in alaska. authorities say the pilots were a training mission when the crash happened yesterday official said the pilot's fate is not known. >> as we work through this we are doing active search perhaps he directed into leaking get location and find out if he ejected or he is in the airplane we don't know. >> the name of a pilot has not been released they don't
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know why the jet crashed it is one of the most advanced fighter jets in the world cost $150 million apiece. >> we will be back with more a couple of minutes we really are now into that cool down. you'll feel when you head out today if you're headed to the san mateo bridge traffic is moving at the limit.
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welcome back to the kron 4 morning news 7:30 a.m. highlighting a bit more in the way of cloud cover low cloud cover across the bay area saddling and fog actually creating delays this morning at s at all. san jose is cold out there temperatures still into the 40's 48 by noontime getting to 61 year high today 65. back down to the '50s by 8:00 p.m. elsewhere this morning temperatures are still in the '40's. load to
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mid '40's for napa, concord. getting up to about 50 this morning to present francisco. the afternoon it will be cool with your highs on the getting up and to the '60s the low sixties for the north bay in the napa valley. downtown san francisco some of the warmer spots only mid-50s through the livermore valley as well. here's a look at what's going on in terms of the wet weather. we are seeing it clipped the northwest corner. this is where will stay for today as we head into tomorrow different picture you can see the cold front just sweeping through. what it will bring us is cloud cover behind that notice all the popcorn clouds indicating much colder air. as it sweeps through it will bring us rain come tomorrow also a chance of snow not just for the sierra but in the bay area as well. snow levels could get down to 2,500 ft..
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mt. diablo, mount hamilton could get a light dusting of snow. wet weather through tomorrow and through the beginning of next week. 7:31 a.m. traffic report with george. >> san francisco we were watching what could have been a hot spot you can tell by my verbiage already things are in good shape. i gave away the westbound ride off the upper deck no longer backed up or slow. they cleared the incident from the off ramp it had been blocking a late but traffic is now moving well here better conditions no impact for the bay bridge toll plaza westbound. things are bad enough there without additional problems. starting to see slowing not 683 walnut creek and expand its out now into all mall. it took much longer to
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develop this back up than it did yesterday. southbound ride well slowing is not as bad today as it was yesterday but it is the heavy commute into alamo on 680 southbound. continuing 680 but this time the ride towards burn l 3 pleasanton down towards an all. once again backed up this morning there was an accident at bernal but that only accounts for this much of the delay. the rest of this is traffic margarine into the new express line on 680 southbound so looks good over this and all great. the dublin ride will it does look bad coming out of livermore does heavy over the dublin great free westbound ride into castro valley. mark. >> actually all take it this just can't live just outside of situlas a school bus and suvs have been involved in a crash we know
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four-five children were on board that bosses we did see they got off safely. we have not heard about the condition of the driver of the s u b. the emergency workers set up that does not bode well. as you be caught fire they are fire is out now but they are probably working at esker taking the driver out. we don't now how many people were in the as to be. we know what the school bus the kids appear to be ok. >> uc regents voting today on whether not to increase tuition rates that vote is expected before noon. it% increase on student fees accounts for $800 a year increased making tuition $11,124 a year. >> they are not happy about it we brought you live
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yesterday the scuffle that happened hundreds of people protesting at the campus and 13 people were arrested because of this confrontation one man charged with assault with a deadly weapon their rest with misdemeanors three officers were injured. the peppers brayed the crowd and one man was hit by a police baton. will tran has called the start from the start. will you have seen several of these hikes and each one is met with protest. >> the vote should happen by noon today their meeting will begin in one hour from now already darya you can see some people already in line barricades are up and police officers are out. i spoke with a police officer across the street he said they don't know what to expect today. we saw what happened yesterday but they are taking this as a worst-
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case scenario. they called help to the san francisco police the chp, uc-berkeley over here to assistance you can see this is the calm before the potential storm. a lot of students upset about the proposed tuition hike and talking to them yesterday it probably will be a done deal. every time something like this is on the table is almost always passes. we spoke with this polks man and he they said they don't have the money. there are short $1 billion and they assures us that it will go toward hiring teachers to say the least keeping up with the current half as opposed to reduction. students don't buy that and i don't see the bus load of students as of yesterday at 7:30 a.m. to rest assured i am sure they will be back here. they use
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facebook so a lot of them are coming as far south as riverside use the santa barbara they will be your for is expected to be around two. >> we have a protest at all other campuses as well it will be a busy day students tried to get their voices heard. but probably looking for this fee increase. >> we will be right back mt. tam look up around 2,500 ft. that is how low the snow level will be on sunday morning. we will be right back.
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developing story before of hearings continuing for the seven suspect accused in the gang rape of a 16 year-old girl. this is the defendant's arriving three miners and four men facing charges all of them being charged as adults. day three the suspect's attorney tried to prove it was consentual
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and the crime scene evidence may not been preserved as best as possible. crime scene investigator identified evidence in photograph but did say will preserving the crime scene was important it was not imperative that life saving efforts were pure she described wounds including scripts and vs. >>authorities have released the names of two men who a vacaville apartment early tuesday. 20-year-old richard marcham perez and 21-year-old cameron scott silva were the two men fatally shot around 1:50 a.m. tuesday.a third person, 21-year-old sarah jane berkheimer, was found wounded outside the apartment.police say she is expected to recover.shortly after the three were shot, police say the suspect, identified as 18-year-old richard ruben calkins, then stormed the police station where he smashed a glass door and window before being taken into custody.investigator
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>> will be back and update of bay area weather and traffic after the bay break. a wall street is gangbuster day. making up losses of the past two days out 171 the big story gm ipo. they started at 33 now up to 35.
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and i lay on the cool down that is really kicking and today. the breeze is not the problem what is bringing the cool down is a front. it's a front icy clouds. >> i'm not you're not too far off there is a cold front rain clouds today. it is far to north currently oakland you can see the low clouds certainly playing a bigger role this morning. oakland 51 by noontime 59 a
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high today of 62. back down into the fifties by 8:00 p.m. and elsewhere we could see warm up bringing '50s and to the area 51 for hayward, 54 san francisco but still chilly in napa and san francisco. by the afternoon we will stay into the '60s everywhere you go. low 60s through napa and san rosa. 59 for san francisco and '60s around the bay. 66 for los gatos, we also have a chance of rain, friday. what is happening is a storm system dropping down from the north bring showers and to the north bay then spreading south. the evening friday everybody has a chance of showers. it continues saturday as well. saturday could certainly be a day bringing us wet weather most locations around the bay. by sunday
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with the storm we will see cold air moving in with that. snow levels could drop as well. getting down to about 2,500 ft.. we could actually see snowfall in places like mount hamilton, mt. diablo as well. chance of showers and the pitcher threw the beginning of next work week. a string of wet and cold days. 7 day around the bay today bring in more clouds into the picture tomorrow colder temperatures and rain and the later half of your day that continues next week. some 40 7:00 a.m. at check under commute. >> we will start off on san jose highway 1 01. the northbound direction and you will see the right here is already starting to back up in slow down for your north out commute as you're trying to get up into santa clara and had a out of the south bay. things will be fine in the southbound direction but
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it the north and direction we see aunt typical back up. next we will look at south bay freeways as we pick up the right here. the commute on 101 is not as bad as it had been we get a few pockets of slowing go traffic worse be instructed 25 mi. an hour period to 80 ride looks better through downtown san jose. it is a bit bothered to down but not much read on the road with sensors. walnut creek's 680 continues to grow the southbound backup now reaching to just north of south main for their ride on highway 680 south. the ride into the creek here as we pick up our traffic map to. it is not as bad as it was yesterday. there's a slow traffic that we should join our camera. the ride from 242 perhaps a bit heavier than the 680 ride which yesterday was backed up
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nearly to the been the shot bridge. >> wall street did developing story today bigger rise of over one and a half percent of 175 right now the big story is the national public offering of gm. 16 months after entering bankruptcy in a big bailout $50 billion worth. we spoke with the l.a. times business reporter this is what he said. >> clearly wall street seems to think so and something like this where the pricing of an ipo is more art than craft. i think gm was prudent to strike at this moment the key thing right now the l. a. auto show is on day i and build their new car that is a big deal. it was named car of the year by some of the prognosticators
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out there. it is a mass production i have seen the caller a i don't know is good and not the press off its perch but it is a remarkable piece of technology. in years but there were accused of killing the electric car so it seems gm comes in with sales and that's what any company wants to be. >> a lot of wind in gm's sales. they are now at 35.70. they are up 8% in the first day of trading. >> rates on fixed mortgages jumped the average rate for 36 rose to 4.4 percent the lowest record on level. 15 year loan climbed to 3.8 percent the lowest since the survey began in 1991. there rows because yields climbed
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to their highest level since july. >> san jose police are a warning people to be where fake police officers. a local businessman was rescued that was kidnapped by police off a fake police officers they were looking for million of dollars of ransom for the businessman police were able to rest all five suspect in the victim is said to be ok kidnappings for ransom is highly unusual for san jose but they are telling residents to be aware and call police. >> prosecutors have filed $15 million civil lawsuit against overstock dog calm. the online retailer misled customers about the prices of its products over the past four years. it alleges some cases overstocking inflated the listed retail price for comparison products from other merchants. they tell you how much they charge and how much you're really would be.
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you compared to buy from wal-mart or talk targets. those comparison numbers they say were fake. prosecutors to seek restitution and an injunction. >> we will be right back. the bay bridge of the back up into the macarthur maze gnome accident just flow meter flights.
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7 day around the bay forecast. we are in the midst of that cool down you can feel it and see it. you can see all the clouds moving and stealing our son. it will be back for a while 66 is the best we can do inland today and and the clout to really descendant of the bay area at the chance of rain moves into more night. best chance is saturday, sunday that's when we really get cold. bottoming out at 46. topping
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out at 57. we don't move very much in temperatures and in the system kind of sticks around installed on monday. probably move out still cool tuesday, wednesday. >> the toll authorities set aside $1 million to fix the bay bridge. during the inspection back october 13th engineers found a crack underneath the bridge there required workers repair the road that closed one lane of traffic for >> three days> the sale of a playland said she could beat barack obama if she ran in 2012. 46 percent percent of americans saw her favorably. among adults who identify themselves as republican they favor pay lend 79% view
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her favorably. >> the first detainee to be tried in civilian court was found not guilty on the 280 terrorism charges against him a federal jury only cat accounted camp of one conspiracy charge. the suspect now faces a minimum service sentence of 20 years and present. >> keeping my eye on developing stories number one is unfolding on wall street. general motors stock on the rise sharply as they return to public trading today the dow is lookit.loving dead.get to. the mission bay
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campers at uc the police and barricades getting ready for more protests and there were a dozen or arrest yesterday keeping an eye on this campus they're talking about tuition and all of the campuses have protest today. we will be right back. people! look at you! texting...blogging... all this technology, but you're still banking like pilgrims! it's time for new school banking, bubbie.
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dap, at of ouwelcome back, the g story in the weather is is the clouds. you can see them in the distance, moving in bringing with them that colder weather. and soon the rain. the reason. >louisa. >> los ceiling high-tech
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related delays sf over onelos cs have created delays of over one hour at sfo. here's a look at your current temperatures 40's, 50's. oakland up into cinephile in santa rosa debitors into the mid-40s. upper '40's down into mountain view. as we take it to the afternoon, bringing those temperatures into the '60s. north bay, napa, delta 64. not escaping the '50s in san francisco or along the coast today. south bay temperatures into the '60s, mid-60s. 65 livermore. by tomorrow, bringing in that chance of rain, storm dropped in from the north. startup for showers and the north bay, friday night everyone stands a chance. saturday, at the chance of rain for much of the day, early in the morning, late
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at night still seeing ran out there. sunday, looks like will bring more showering weather, still keeping the chance of showers for everyone in the picture throughout the evening. and in the early morning monday. storm system does not just bring and wet weather but cool temperatures, snow levels expected down to 2,500 ft.. we may even see a light dusting of snow not just in this year about around the bay area. not diabolo, mount hamilton snowfall. let's get a checked on the trafficker george. >> interstate 0, yesterday this was a huge from a hot spot, it looks as though we have promised again for the westbound ride. accident reported. i apologize this shot is a little fuzzy because the sun is not in the best position. if you look closely there are some white trucks that are just removing. this is the traffic coming down from
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central leading down to all of the curve. it was reported that the white man was blocked at the gilman of france, that has been move to the shoulderthere was an acc, that's a move to the shoulder. that is certainly the case for the bay bridge as well, slow, as we look at a camera there traffic is backed up rate to the edge of the maze. not backed up dirt, but almost into it. the 80 approach is once again backed up westbound almost all the way over the toll plaza. walnut creek is slowing again as it has almost every day, not only soaks found 680 coming into their creek is jim that least from pleasant hill but also here heading south towards all mo. you.alamo.
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slowdown hotspot on highway 37, solid between lucas valley road and the parkway. a little easier ride into center center fell. public transit pretty good ride, no problems. darya. >> thank you, are developing story we are watching the uc campuses today where all the campuses there will be protests. as the uc regents are deciding by noon on that to which a high, we told you about it. the board is discussing an 8% increase this on top of other fee raises. students say they cannot take it they have been demonstrating. right now, this 8 percent would mean $800 more per student which is about $11,000 or so for the annual tuition. >> here is the scene yesterday were hundreds of people protested at ucsf mission bay campus that is
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where seyou see this happening. 13 people arrested, three police officers injured. monitoring the protest today when the vote is expected will tran is back there this morning where students and employees are expected to meet again. well. >> to why mark right now it is very calmmark right now it iy common to their kids are up we don't see the crowd there we saw yesterday, perhaps i might not be as >pig. csfb is on standby not bay. california highway patrol is on standby you can see them already standing on by. more officers this morning and i saw yesterday. this time they are ready for what ever may have been it could be smaller, it could be bigger but a lot of
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protesters who were there yesterday should be back again today. protesters like prof. of sandals professor, you were telling me you are here is probably going to happen i've never seen them say were not in a duet you're telling me you're here to fight for a bigger picture can you explain that? >> the keep making smalls changes, there is a major budget problem that they're facing especially regarding pension. the alarm term strategy. there's no long- term thinking. there's no way really dealing with all of these expenses every year they just keep raising student fees. there's no end in sight because they don't have any strategy. >> there's no creativity, whenever they need help the door to the students? >> to very easy just to raise student fees and not deal with major changes. >> at par to a spokeswoman yesterday they said that layoffs, furloughs, with the
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tension increase their already facing a $1 billion budget deficit as far as the system is concerned perhaps this will stop the progress, like maybe there will not be any furloughs, more clauses will be available. your reaction? >> problem parts of the university of what they need to do is sit sure the money, they need a system like tax on probable units in order to put money into the general fund. but the pension plan for their future and work on that now the new solution does not do anything for the next 25 years there to do something now. >> thank you, he plans to halt and line and get in there the border regions will meet at 8:30 a.m. so about 20 minutes from now we will be inside to cover and be there when they take that vote. >> we will check bought back with you. darya. >> major layoffs coming to genentech. wednesday that it is preparing to cut hundreds of jobs in a money- saving move that is set to begin soon after the holidays. genentech said it
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will eliminate 840 jobs including 750 positions in the bay area. up to 650 jobs in south san francisco will be eliminated and an additional 100 positions will be cut from its manufacturing facility in vacaville. the cuts will come over the next two years. the biotech giant was acquired last year by roche, a swiss company known for being the world's largest cancer drug producer. roche said the job cuts were necessary due to mounting cost pressures in health care including added hurdles for the approval and pricing of new medicines. foreigners and 50 cuts from manufacturing, 200 from additional areas. >> a quick break as the kron 4 morning news continues until 11:00 a.m., a live look at such from san francisco, chile morning and we have that fog thickened spots.
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welcome back, all eyes on wall street the dow jones is making a most of the loss and the last two days of 100 points. all three industries at over 1.5% a big part of the rise of lot of excitement over general motors 16 months after being could see there is issuing stock. the federal government is making some
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money back on the 15 billion they invested. they will sell 400 million shares. that will reduce their stake from the majority owner of 61% to about 33 percent that will raise 14 billion. we spoke with a business reporter david lazarists here's what he had to say. >> clearly wall street needs to things out. with something like this where the pricing of an ipo is more art than craft i think gm was traded to stake at this moment. a key thing rain now is the l.a. our show is on. they have just unveiled the chevy bold that is a big deal. it was car of the year by some of these companies out there is the first all electric vehicle in mass production. i've seen in its and an extraordinary car. i don't
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know the skin and not the prius off its perch but is a remarkable piece of technology for company years but his pinkos of killing electric car it seems is there a gm has the wended its sales and that's exactly where any company wants to be. >> other business news rates on fixed mortgages jumped from their lowest levels in decades last week. freddie mac says the average rate rose to 4.39% which is the lowest level on record. the 15 year loan also climbed to 3.76%. that's the lowest since that survey began. treasury yields climbed to their highest level since july. >> we will be right back with the kron 4 morning news, weather and traffic in just a few moments. we will be or not withright back with
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talking to gary. hello. >> hello. >> as we go into the night the game is a lopsided, or not? speaking it is a longtime resident born and raised in the bay area i fear that line has always been used throughout their records when you have these standards it doesn't matter if you've lost every game if you can win the big game that is what counts. i think tall, has a pretty good chance, playing at home. if you had to bet money for the entire season, stanford has been the better team. >> i still think when they say you can lose every game but if you win the big game it's a successful season. >> if you've won one game and lost and that's not good. >> ok.
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>> again in joe was the coach of call and they lost every game. i thought the only 11 big game. >> (laughter) >> i guess it didn't mean the world then. it's about pride and tradition. >> i am saying i would rather be stanford rain now. knowing that evelyn lost one game all season. then california which was a losing record. >> tell me about the kicker in the 49 there's with joe we knew he hurt his knee on the kick off and then continued the game and won the final kick their. so they put the other chicken in i don't understand why the kron have backed kickers. but to the other football players see the kicker as item one, with a but come on? >> he doesn't go through the drills, when they're in
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training cap and everyone is sweating and jumping. the kicker is often the site. that is always been one of my things from afar. he may be 10 years ago he drafted a kicker #one everybody said you can't waste of time on a kicker. but if you watch, without a exaggerating seven-e * other 10 the game comes down to a field goal at the finish. >> it seems unfair he's not sweating, grunting and the pilots. the pilots. >> but if you miss a you lost the game. >> that's true. i'm in the minority i'm just talking these guys-to make the decision but one have a good kicker because so many games are decided upon by that. there are guys out of work to will find one we don't
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want a high draft races there's always somebody around. get the guy from hungry. speaking of the get this sheen guy is from kentucky? >> he's just a guy who was waiting for call. >> our little guy is swings his foot. (laughter) >> i know userid and not a lefty. >> how you know that? >> because i was reading. >> it takes a big deal for me to back down i did not even want to read about that. you're terrific. >> i wanted to be on this. (laughter) >> you're too much on top of this. >> tell me about thursday night football? >> i had been in over your going it's great i would
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love a sporting event every night. i am thinking it's too busy, it's thanksgiving, holidays wider and that there is it? >> it their game was in the studio people would watch it. >> i rented get them to the greek. >> (laughter) i am certainly no touch but when i look at russell brand i'm taking a young lady like that i don't get it. >> he's of, quirky i don't know. >> her for other must've been a deadbeat. >> (laughter) you're happy about thursday night football? >> i don't know why in say that.
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>> giving is you have to pay for it. >> most to have cable these days but these days you ought to pay for every sport has thrown channel and you have to pay for. >> listen to me. listen to me good, i told you this two years ago i don't know though be during my lifetime. maybe within the next 15 years. every one of those networks will carry the games. the baseball network, the world series. the nba channel, the football network that is where they're heading in less the desperate tv people overpay overpay they're setting themselves up to say hey if fox, cbs, nbc don't give is what we what we will put them on our own channel. the worst kind of funny because cbs would put all this money. >> is a dinner in agreeing
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with me? >> always. >> i am led the in >> died. he praises you. >> one day i would like to just walk get the stadium of couple women looked at me like they do the mark. >> t know he has a comfortable? >> so it is here and blow. (lhis hair can blow. (laughter) >> we will see you gary. >> talent is docile looting. by.tell him to stop soliciting. by. rule the tweet.
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welcome bart's the kron 4 morning news, has attracted big back up at the bay bridge toll plaza. great to vietnamese. you will see conditions are pretty good, by that i mean there no problems on the upper deck or getting it is san francisco but still a pretty
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generous back up at the bay bridge toll plaza. >> here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. the changes in store especially in toman increasing crowds throughout the day cooler forecast much cooler air expected to move in. wet weather friday. all the way through monday of next week not only are we seeing wet weather but also cold temperatures that could deliver some snow. >> watching the sierra, a live look at dry for now, snow develops friday night and with the snow levels dropping to 3,000 ft. saturday at 2,500 ft. on sunday winter storm watch. if you're headed up their grab the chains. and keeping your to the weather forecast for changing conditions. with the storm last week we are some snow up there, cold temperatures and now we are seeing ski resorts are opening up. most of the resorts of moving up their opening days. borealis already open heavenly
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tomorrow, norstar tomorrow. scrawl next saturday. get ready for skiing and boarding more snow on the way this week. >> back with more in just a couple of minutes, a live look here at the golden gate bridge. a lot company but it seems to be moving pretty well. look to the sunshine seems to be moving pretty well. look to the sunshine court shot.sunshine, a gorgeous. [ female announcer ] we know you've got a lot on your plate at thanksgiving. which is why safeway has everything you need to get it all done. right now get a safeway frozen turkey up to 16 lbs for just $6.77 each. that's our promise. that's ingredients for life. safeway.
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welcome back to the kron 4 morning news, 8:30 a.m. a cold start the day, little bit of sunshine out there but also increasing cloud cover throughout the day look crowds, fog this morning. the fact sfo over an hour delays. increasing clouds through the afternoon cooler temperatures in store as we head into the afternoon. cold, wet forecast for friday. 50 san francisco and
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oakland to. 74 livermore, fairfield and concord. upper '40's low fifties in the south bay. by the afternoon really bring this ties into those '60s. 60 degrees richmond still sang in the '50s in downtown san francisco even into the afternoon. same goes for the coast as well. one of the warmer spot 65 in san jose and livermore. storm tracker 4 a few raindrops. far to the northwest of us. you can see them clipping the northern portions however it looks like it will stay that way throughout the day today the more story will see is some clouds sweeping through the area. all of these popcorn looking clouds indicate a lot of cold air. >there is some cold air sitting off of the coast of british columbia expected to spread southward. a better
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chance of showers as we haven't your weekend. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. wet weather and the picture tomorrow, it looks like it will move into the latter part of your day. saturday showers for much of the day temperatures and not escaping the '50s. same for sunday chance of rain monday. check on traffic. george. >> thank you, tracking a hot spot interstate 80 in the westbound direction coming down from highway for a special through albany. we have an accident westbound gilman the crash's cleared completely. traffic is moving much better those still slow on the upper east shore freeway. you're right here on interstate 680 this one in the suspects and direction still pretty heavy trent get from pleasant hill into walnut creek and from on the creek heading south towards danville a slow ride
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as well. heavy traffic backed up right to the 24 interchange. so big, heavy traffic on 101 but a much better ride today than yesterday you will find a few pockets of slowing gulf to 800 heading north. 280 is a pretty slow ride with some problems earlier that backed up the traffic towards 10th street for the ride down to 80 north. out towards the west. quickly taking you back to a traffic tracker this right. 280 stop them up in the northbound direction you will see the heaviest traffic reed around the 88017 interchange. better to leave for the freeways today, then we saw yesterday. mark >>. thank you, uc regent sea is about and dan rather not to increase tuition rates for students. the is expected before noon.
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discussing any% increase for student fees that amounts to over $800 more for students. annual tuition for $11,000. >> the students are up in arms about this is a scene yesterday were hundred people were protesting, at the campus there, you can see the men ucsf bay. one was charged with assault with a deadly weapon, the rest face misdemeanors up 13 arrested in total. three police officers were injured. pam path there are more protests the scheduled for today. will tran is back at ucsf mission bay outside the meeting where the hike is suppose that in by noon. have you seen the protesters gavin? >> i think they're getting a late start, there is a chance according to some people that they might not be here. i spoke to professor hill was in the crowd yesterday and in the
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meeting. he said they thought there were going to vote on the issue yesterday which is why we saw the huge crowd. for what ever reason it was pushed back towards today a lot of the students had to return to school a lot of them came from bakersfield, as santa barbara, riverside and other places so maybe they're gone today. that's why you see the barricades at but no one is in front of the place even though the officers tell me they are ready today they have the san francisco police department and california highway patrol on standby they might not be needed you can see just how empty it is in front of the administrative building the meeting is at this very moment. >> it's empty their in their supposed to be at nab big there are protests at all the other campuses. >> but who's to say this won't happen after there's still a lot of frustration all lot of this students
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seemed dejected that this was a done deal 01 its offer their voices. there's speculation that they might go back to their own campuses and start the demonstrations there. this is far from over. >> thank you, prosecutors have filed a $15 million civil lawsuit against overstock .com they are claiming that they risk led them about the prices of the product. the lawsuit alleges in some cases overstock inflated the comparison prices there were listed comparing those prices and making them higher for identical products. their sinking an injunction and restitution. san jose police are warning residents to be aware of the police officers two weeks ago the reported offer to rescue a local businessman who was kidnapped by five men pretending to be cops there are moderate to fake badges, real guns looking for a million dollars in ransom. police were able to arrest
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of five of the suspects the victim is ok. officers say kidnappings for ransom are highly unusual but they're telling residents to be aware and call police. >> laura patton brown is resigning from the practice of law after she was implicated in a plot by her former client you see him in the pitcher to kill witnesses in the chauncey daily murder case. brown is the accused of smuggling a hit list out of jail and unnamed witnesses in bailey's trial. it was unclear when her resignation was going to take fake. the d.a. is continuing to review this matter brown has not been charged with any crime. we will be back with more and a couple of minutes as we take a live look at several discuss those skies a clear but there are a lot
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on your tv, smartphone and online. now get up to $300 back via promotion cards. at&t. rethink possible. and welding story the dow jones is up 177 points. gm is offerinwe spoke with l.a. tis business reporter david allows read here's where he had to say about what could be the largest ipo. >> it's a really big deal that they've been able to come back and come back with such an air of confidence surrounding them we saw that they were a little wary at how the prices for yesterday their pricing it at the high-end because investors look did cnr motors and look at the lineup, they see this company has more value of
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the man suspected in the past strong your future them had been anticipating the value of this company is higher we're now valuing gm at well over $60 million. most of barley for you and me uncle sam stake in the company is going to drop from about two-thirds to about 1/4. that is a good thing. >> shares are trading up $2.33 they started at 33 with the ipo there at 3533 over 7 percent. >> the upcoming appeals court hearing on constitutionality of the ban on same-sex marriage is going to be on tv. an upcoming appeals court hearing on the constitutionality of california's same-sex marriage ban will be televised. the 9th u.s. circuit court of appeal announced wednesday that it had granted c-span permission to carry the dec. 6 proceedings in san francisco live. supporters of the voter-approved ban are appealing a federal trial judge's august decision that struck down proposition 8 as a violation of gay and lesbian californians' civil rights. supporters are appealing a ruling that struck down profit eight saying it violated the civil rights.
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>> qantas are replacing engines on their air batts a 380 those double-deckers' super jumbo gens one of the engines caught fire earlier this month and blew up right after take up on a flight from singapore that slate returned safely where it made an emergency landing all six of the three eighties have been granted was a checked and fixes are carried out. >> we'll be back with more in just a couple of minutes a live look at that hearing san jose traffic is not too bad at all. on the right- hand side the guadalupe overpass does have the meeting lights on. we will be right back.
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new details this morning on 65 year-old woman has died, she was hit by a college shuttle bus. killed after being struck by bus wednesday afternoon. around 12:30 p.m., police began receiving 911 emergency response calls about a pedestrian being hit by a shuttle bus. the bus was reportedly traveling north on leavenworth street and
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attempting to make a left turn onto geary street pedestrian in the crosswalk. incident in the 30-year history of the shuttles run by the university, according to jon gledhill, director of ucsf transportation services. the intersection was closed for some three hours. with this latest accident a report was released. to get to more news faster return to jackie sissel live in san francisco to break down the costs that traffic incidents cost to the city. >> according to the study these intersection at 6 and howard is one of two interceptions they have the most traffic collisions with pedestrians in the city according to this new study that was released earlier this month. by the sec and the scope miscible transportation agency. there were five in 2008, that's when the numbers were lost gathered is not just the human toll, it is also the cost of the city. let's take a look at some of those numbers. for each fatality
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occurred in the city $3.5 million is spent by the city. 200827 deaths, $95.4 million was spent by the city to deal with those deaths on the streets of san francisco. so far this year we have seen 13 fatalities. the agency says the collective these numbers from 2004-2008, although these numbers are high, they have done other studies in 12 other national city's they say san francisco's death rate is rate their in the middle of the pack. still they want to make those numbers more palo for people in san francisco and get the word out that they want to make streets safer. thank you. >> thank you, 10 right now
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8:48 a.m. still temperatures are cold. hanging on to the 43 now, lots of sunshine, you can see from our downtown camera there's a bit of a breeze. however increasing faster at the day today currently in san francisco, into the fifties. 55 by noon, high-temperature not escaping the '50s as we head into the afternoon 59, but that to 50 by 8:00 p.m.. a lot of 40 still in the picture. 43 san rafael, 44 napa, upper 43 and to the delta and livermore. 50 san jose. cabbages in the low sixties there are afternoon highs.temperatures are in the '60s far afternoon highs, 66 morgan hill, 65 livermore, 63 fremont. tomorrow, wet weather, start up in the north bay as the storm
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dropped in from the north. spreading south wrecked, bringing us a chance of rain up until the evening to marc. saturday as well, notice all of this dark shaded green. that indicates moderate rain for, heavier rain cars to the delta and inland. saturday, keep a chance of rain in the picture the entire day and into sunday. sunday, colder temperatures moving and, we can see those snow levels dropping in the bay area down to about 2,500 ft.. mt. hamilton, mount diablo could get a dusting of snow. the rain is expected to continue into early monday. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. not only highlights the wet weather but also the cold weather. those temperatures not getting ahead of the '50s and some of the warmer spots on saturday and sunday. check with george. >> slow traffic, slowdown hot spots, san jose has just
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seen a big improvement in the northbound direction no longer backed up as it has been. still sluggish coming up from the parkway. between 800, 237 you'll see pockets of slowing go and not often stop and go. bay bridge toll plaza westbound the backup at its worst retreat to the edge of the maze. but now it is on the slope from the end of the east parking lot and 800 is still your best bet to the bay bridge. with hardly any back up at all. looking at slow traffic on the nimitz freeway this is a slowdown hotspot for sure with heavy traffic once again all the way up to high street past the coliseum the heavy traffic began to read it to 38 interchange. mark. >> to whathank you, preliminary hearing continues today for seven suspects accused of raping a 16 year-old girl. all of them are being charged as adults. on day
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three the suspects attorneys tried to prove that the sex was consensual and the crime scene and evidence may not have been preserved as best as possible. crime scene investigator continued her testimony she identified numerous pieces of evidence the night of the attack but did say well preserving the crime scene was important, the evidence was not imperative life-saving efforts were. the investigator also described the wounds on a girl's body including spirit gum and bruises. >>authorities have released were shot and killed inside a vacaville apartment early tuesday. 20-year-old richard marcham perez and 21-year-old cameron scott silva were the two men fatally shot around 1:50 a.m. tuesday.a third person, 21-year-old sarah jane berkheimer, was found wounded outside the apartment.police say she is expected to recover.shortly after the three were shot, police say the suspect, identified as 18-year-old richard ruben calkins, then stormed the police station where he smashed a glass door and window before
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being taken into custody. >> the student body president of fresno state university has revealed the big secret that could get him kicked of the country. pedro ramirez is an undocumented immigrant. he lied about his status for the past four years, he was afraid of what would happen to them. he's been living in the u.s. since he was 3 years old, he didn't write about his status at kelly applied for scholarships and grants in high school. he didn't consider his status an issue when he was running for student body president. we will be right back with the kron 4 morning news, weather and traffic in just a few moments. let's get a live look here at the san mateo bridge, was fined 92, the right hand side of the screen traffic
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survive more than two months trapped underground are headed to los angeles. here's video of the group as they arrived in a plant that. five of the rescuers are with them for this trip there will be special guest at cnn's all-star tribute. airing worldwide on thanksgiving because the miners were embedded because they symbolize the endurance of the human spirit. >> we'll be back in two minutes as the kron 4 morning news continues until 11:00 a.m.. pretty view from mt. tam, that is hallows those levels could be. will have a wet weather and traffic updates coming up.
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e.m. kron4 morning news, a top stories uc regents is voting today and it was an increase live report coming up. >> 9:00 a.m., baker see to the biggest initial public
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offering initialed offers for gm is trading on wall street. >> a big day on wall street with the gm and a sharp public offering today the dow soaring up 172 points. >> to the butcher the opposite, diving even colder today as we head into the real cool down for the weekend at least we still have the sunshine but i totally go away soon to. louisa. >> thank you as we head into the next lot more clout covered. were seeing more this morning right now this morning a shot of san mateo bridge low cloud cover made itself known along some coastal fog. delays sfo because of low ceiling heights. cool temperatures expected and the afternoon by tomorrow, that's when of changes wet, cold. here is a look right now occurring temperatures. 50 san francisco zander fellow forties. same for napa. 50
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degrees for san jose. afternoon highs are only getting up into the '60s. 62 santa rosa, 61 novato napa. 59 napa. south bay temperatures in the mid-60s. 58 along the coast. right now there is some showers in harris northwestern portion clipping it. this is a cold front sweeping through what we're getting is some cloud cover behind that you see all of these popcorn looking clouds that shows all the cold air headed our way. the assistance of the bridgto mature of some showers, 4:00 we could see some sprinkles up into the north bay spreading spelled word. rain expected through much of the day on saturday also and for sunday. keeping a chance for everyone in the picture in fact could see that wet weather linger until monday. here is a look at your 7 day
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around the bay. not only is it going to be wet, cold, it could lower snow levels not just in this year but in the bay. mt. hamilton and mount diablo expected to get down to 2,500 ft.. mark. >> thank you, developing story uc regents are going to vote today by noon on whether to raise tuition again. the board is discussing an 8% increase in student fees on top of last year when they raise it 30 percent. this amounts to another $800 for each student which brings the see two or $11,000. mark. >> thank you, this is a scene yesterday when protests were going on clashes between police and protesters 13 people were arrested as the board of regents was meeting inside you see that pepper spray rate now what the rest one person is being charged with assault for a deadly weapon. the rest of these people are
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facing misdemeanors. three police officers were injured. there was expected to be a protest today kron4 is will tran is live. where things are quiet. will. >> things are very quiet the please officers were expecting a lot of protesters to show up. you can see behind me the barricades are up the police officers are out of full force but so far it is extremely quiet. we talked to some people this morning, there are some repeat protesters inside, not what was i astray. according to one person he believes that's because a lot of people expected the regions to say yes or no yesterday. in looks like it was delayed until today a lot of the students either had to return back to their campuses or just did not find transportation to get here. here's video that we've shot about 20 minutes ago here's the region's inside the administrative building tackling the issue of the tuition increase. you can see and not a lot of
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people inside there. it almost looks like more administrators there then the actual protesters or faculty members. they were complaining about pension, increases and their contributions so much activity yesterday not done activity so far. but the police officers they are not reading a sly ever leave just yet i can tell you they have the police department on standby. as well as the california highway patrol, there was a lot of controversy yesterday that some people were saying the officers never gave them a warning before supper spring the crowd. i talk to an officer, he says we do not have to give a warning of a warning is that we stand in front of you you should know we're ready for action hopefully no action but that's ample warning for anyone who wants to do something. mark.
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>> thank you major layoffs coming to cell san francisco genentech as many as 750 jobs, over two years. up to 450 jobs are in the manufacturing. another 200 on that campus those are from other parts of the company 100 other positions will be cut at a vacaville these cuts are part of larger laos from the parent company which bought genentech for $47 billion. >> congressman charles rangel is expected to find his punishment for ethics violations. this is video as he arrived for a closed-door meeting. the longtime representative was found guilty of multiple violations of house rules even though he was in attendance he walked out saying he had to find new legal counsel pleaded for more time they refuse to give it to them there when
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ahead with the hearing. those charges include failing to pay taxes on all. misuse of rent-controlled apartment. improper may use of mail letterheads. it could range from a reprimand to expulsion. we'll find out. >> hey look at the traffic george how is it going? speed sluggish once again on interstate 800, it was a hot spot this morning the accident cleared at and then traffic started moving a little better. you can see is still sluggish coming from the upper to the lower east shore for you i especially rounding the corner here and heading down toward the golden gate fields. bay bridge toll plaza westbound no proms although it was heavily backed up at one time it is an easy ride westbound coming through the maze. in the south bay, 101 a much better ride today than almost any other day this week and easy ride not a hot
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spot not even delayed you will see some slowing from north of 87 into immediately up to highway 237. 208 was still a little sluggish is not backed up or that they slowed. we will take a quick break in the kron 4 morning news will be right back. i spend three hours on my homework --
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taking a peek at what we're in for. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. with the cooling trend, wet weather that on the way. he will see some sunshine but it is adding up by tamale are fully funded over, hardly any sen. everyone will get wet on saturday and sunday. not a huge downpour's but wet, wet, cold. monday as it moves out we have transition, signed tuesday, wednesday but still cold. speed watching wall street the dow jones is down 1 1/2% up 181. the big
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reason fueling the rise a lot of excitement of the gm in a new ipo 16 months after coming out of eight or see publicly traded company once again we are seeing their shares over seven percent. 35.3420 s with some insight iscari is gary. good morning. gary? ok will try and get up for you later as we have been following this ipo as we watch the latest with that idea later this morning the big rise. >> 6 mortgages jumped from their lowest level. for a third year fixed trent rose 49 kron 3% still the lowest record dating back to 1971.
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15 yeamortgage rates rose a little because treasury rates climbed to their highest level since july. we will be right back with the kron 4 morning news, weather and traffic in just a few moments. a live look here from the foggy san jose with some fog rolling in, cold rain by the weekend.
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welcome back, live look at each seral in truckee waiting for the snow to fall. sierra, winter storm watch for the western slope we will see higher snow levels by friday evening saturday in the bay area still levels to 3,000 ft.. it is as low as mt. tam. possibility of snow. with this now they had last week and a cool conditions up in the sierra we are seeing the resort's opening up. let's look at the list, the resorts opened up, burrell
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is open heavenly tomorrow, north stars saturday, squaw valley next saturday. >> 9:15 a.m. a shot of san jose we can see a little bit more clout covered in the picture this morning also cold temperature it is action going to continue to bring his cool temperatures for the next couple of days. san jose 50, noon 61. high- temperature 65. low 50s by the the clock tower. elsewhere still holding on to temperatures in the 40's. this is like santa fell, napa 49 degrees and your mountain view 48 half moon bay. green as temperatures up to the '60s in the afternoon but only low 60s to the doubt that, napa valley. upper 50s in downtown san francisco we might squeeze out some mid
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the 60 degree readings. overall the next couple of days are going to be active. right now storm tracker 4 is picking up some rain, up to the four northwestern portion of the state. in terms of less clout, moving in from this cold front into the bay area. a high net a lot of cold air expected to drop into our area bringing those temperatures all along with a chance of what weather as a system dropped shore north. a chance of rain on friday, continuing on saturday everyone stands a chance of rain on saturday. also into sunday. that rain is not letting up. as we haven't the beginning of next week. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. it is going to be wet, cold temperatures not getting out of the upper 50s on saturday and sunday. chance of rain on monday. midweek to hang out.dry out. >> hot spot, interstate 80
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northbound, traffic maps you will see that the right here is backed up at the san leandro. heading north out towards high street. that is the heaviest traffic we have around the bay area, this stretch of the nimitz freeway. it is not unusual for it to be slowed even this late in the the commute. checking the bay bridge, it looks great, and a prom, back up it did for a while and early back up to the macarthur maze. but it has cleared about an hour ago, we can see the end of the back that this was a case of a meeting like the late. you're right to the san mateo bridge pretty, all morning long we did have an incident and the no. 6 in the 6:00 hour. in backed things that the bid in the westbound direction of 92 but did not affect the bridge golden gate, looks good, they're doing more in the right hand toll lane southbound as they have for the last two days but it is not backing things up for these outbound ride. in
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about one hour they should have it reconfigured with an extra lane in the northbound direction. darya. >> thank you, new details a 65 year-old woman was killed after getting hit by a college shuttle bus. the ucsf shuttle hit her as she was crossing the street around noon. the ucsf released a statement saying the driver has worked for the university for three years, has a clean driving record this is the first incident in the 30 years the campus has been operating a shuttle program. with this latest accident report has just been released that details how many traffic accidents there are and how much they cost san francisco to get to more news faster, we go to kron4 is a jackie sissel hill is breaking down and look at the cost your at one of the most dangerous intersection what is this jackie?
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>> sixth and howard. it was named to the most dangerous for pedestrians. the other one is at 16th and mission. each of these intersections have five pedestrians hit by cars. this report by the san francisco miscible transit agency was released earlier this month, and talked about not only the human cost but the financial toll the city pays. let's take a look, for each fatality that occurs on city streets the city pays about $3.5 million. 2008 there were 27 deaths that totaled $95 million after over $95 million. so far this year we have seen 13 fatalities. the report also says they spent over two under and $80 million of total on traffic and incidents in the city in 2008. the study was
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conducted from 2004-2008 or its across property damage, loss of income, emergency response, medical. >> to have been sitting here looking at this intersection for while what do you get there if i am looking okay these guys seem to be waiting, they're crossing what could be in particular here? >> if i could tell you what was their reason for the increases at this intersection i would make a lot more money. unfortunately, there's nothing obvious, there is no obvious red standards, one way street on howard to a street on six., to weigh on sixs one of two that has five jury to those eight. >> to you have the cameras up here do they have the red
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light cameras? >> they do not have them on this intersection you start to see them pop up on our other intersections in the city itself. i know the city has made an effort that when they know that some of these intersections to have a higher total of accidents that they do put those red light cameras up. 19th and alma has a higher than normal they put a lot of those cameras out. nothing at this intersection cries out to tell you why there be more accidents here than anywhere else. >> thank you. >> the story there were following ron dellums is denying reports about leaving office before his term ends he is committed to finishing his job and will remain in office until jean quan is sworn in january. critics have been accusing him of being absent during critical moments. news also surface that the mayor and his wife owed to it and
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$50,000 in back taxes. construction of a new target start could start as early as this year. the city's new development agency given approval for the store to go in on fourth and market street. the 5000 square foot target is expected to open mid 2012 it will cost about $30 million, funded by westfield the retail giant that owns much tra >> of. clouds are rolling in, more clouds and then rain. we will be right back. the black widow spider's severe bite
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welcome back, this report the robbery in progress, there's a suspects still inside a convenience store that is being rob we're trying to determine who else is in sight. police have surrounded the story its streets are blocked kron4 has reported that we will bring you the latest information. >> alameda county judge is allowing tens of that and
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said low-income families to continue to get child-care assistance. ten of thousands of low-income families that rely on state child care assistance subsidy through the rest of the year. a court settlement reached delays cuts to the calworks program that were scheduled to go into effect on nov 1. families were given a week's notice before the subsidies were set to expire, prompting advocates to file a lawsuit. under the terms of the court settlement, the 56,000 children who depend on calworks stage 3 child care until dec. 31 if their parents have not identified options. >> more people are setting the view that marriage is not necessary to have a family. the american children under 18 is living with a parent or parents who are unwed or primary. marriages that an all-time low of 52 percent for adults 18 and over. 39 percent says marriage is becoming obsolete. >> we'll be back with more in just a couple of minutes, a live look for maariv on van ness ave clear skies in this position but a lot of cities are clouded as we head for the cool them.
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9:29 a.m. breaking news in oakland, a robbery in standoff right now police suspect is inside a convenience store. police said the stores around it, streets are locked let's go to as see he is on the scene with the latest group what you see? >> i am here rate beside the entrance in oakland what i see is over a dozen zero p d cars, we have officers with their lights on. it was reported as a possible attempted robbery now appears to be robbery suspects. someone who had attempted resembles before he was spotted here. but that's when zero p a d pulled in. from several sources here this started as a robbery. near highland
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hospital the suspects from that location may be inside of this is surrounded by zero p the officers, heavy and heavily armed. >> can you hear me? >> yes. >> are their customers inside the store? >> my understanding is that there's no customers in the story on the customers were taken out. >> just a suspect or suspects in there. >> about six or seven officers heavily on officers when inside the store five minutes ago. i was told there during a sweep of the store to see if they will come out with the suspects. or with the owners who may been in the store hiding. we're still waiting to see it at this time, i sought to
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in custody here i am not sure if they're connected with the armed robbery all this is happening right now we're on the scene, standing by to hear from all pd to get more action on this situation. >> we would check back with you as soon as you do. thank you. >> 9:32 a.m., still cold out there, at temperatures in the '40's. gordon shot from mt. tam. it highlights low cloud cover, a little bit of coast becausly fog. colder temperatures the head of the storm system expected to bring as wet weather as early as tomorrow. kron temperatures 50, of land 44 degrees. upper 40's, redwood city, the status. 48 redwood
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city. afternoon highs, the bridges in the '60's, low 60s to the north bay, napa valley. and into the delta as well. cells bay 65 degrees san jose, 66 morgan hill in los gatos. cool forecast it will only get cooler. friday chance iran probably the latter part of your day. star system spreading south toward bringing a chance of rain for everyone friday evening into early saturday morning you can see the dark shaded green yellow indicating minor it too heavy downfalls expected rebound through the day. continue to see what weather on sunday. storm system moving in from alaska bringing cold air. will see the snow levels dropped to 2,500 ft.. dusting of snow in and around the bay. we are looking at that, also sees some frost with the cold temperatures, wet
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weather. here is a look at your 7 day around the bay. and a bit of an active forecasts come tomorrow, stable weather continues to persist a rebound to the weekend and into next week. george. >> no hot spots, things have really quieted down here in the traffic department. starting off with the project westbound, nice, easy ride just a start for the left ridright. san mateo, ad ride, the commute is over, this check has been out here for a while but because of the wide shoulder it is not creating a problem for any other motorists. it might be a disabled vehicle. golden gate, looks good, they haven't yet reconfigured the span it is light enough that they have hardly started the work there in the right hand toll lane we have seen as to the last two days sometimes the backs of the commute from the set anchorage, not get
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this morning still pretty light. mark. >> thank you, following the latest the uc regents voting today and whether not to increase tuition rates. that is expected by noon. in discussing an 8% increase in student fees, it amounts to nearly $822 increase, that means students will be paying $11,124 a year. if they vote for this increase. this is seen yesterday hundreds were out there protesting those at the increases, at the ucsf mission bay campus. that we had this couple, will trent was above shooting this. he was in the meeting lookdowns all the people shoving police using pepper spray and batons to hold protesters back. three officers were hurt, 13 arrests made. >> there were supposed to be purchases of campuses today as well, we have been monitoring over at the mission bay campus there are
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no protest. the call was for all campuses to the protests just to make their p voices heard. the voters was to help them by noon, right behind me. well. >> they are meeting their one hour into their meeting, it looks like the protesters probably dejected because we do not see any of the protesters outside or inside the building as far as outside you can see the police officers the bear case, but get out there. they don't have the right here on because they believe the protesters probably feel it is going to happen so why even come here. too, there is speculation that they got the boat was going to happen yesterday which is why they came out in full force. for whatever reason it was tabled until today. a lot of them simply do not have transportation to come back here to continue their protest which is why we do not see the large crowds. in fact i went inside 15
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minutes ago to see how big the crowd is inside and not auditorium it is pretty much half empty. you get the sense that the protesters probably detected that this is what done deal. darya. >> or they decided to do it today the board did so they do or for an empty room and set it apart from of angry people. >> you'll never get them to meet up. that's a good theory. >> thank you. san jose, police are warning residents to be aware of the police officers. two weeks ago officers rescued a businessman who was kidnapped by five men pretended to be crops. there were armed with fake badges, real guns. d a a on it. they were looking for a million dollars ransom. police were able to rest of five suspects, the victim said to be ok. officers say kidnappings for ransom are
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highly unusual for san jose but they're telling residents to be aware and called police said the person of trouble. we will be right back with the kron 4 morning news, weather and traffic in just a few moments. we are following this breaking news story of oakland, a robbery, holdup at a convenience store. that suspect is inside the store with police surrounding that this is rainier mills college will have the latest about coming up after the break. watching wall street a big day today with the dow jones up 172 points.
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9:41 a.m. breaking news of the but then, live on the scene at a gas station. with the oakland police have a suspect or suspects inside. they have been going in there as well with heavy arms. the oakland police are, they blocked off mills college in an area. will they are investigating this. we have a reporter on the scene, he says it appears there are no customers and
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the shopkeeper in the gas station had not been heard but police are going in there. it seems the suspects may have been responsible for rubber in the near highland hospital. so they have responded he did see two people taken into custody not sure those of the only two. there during a sweep. that scene may be wrapping up soon we will tell you. >> a live look here at of washington we're monitoring the latest recalled ethics committee deciding the fate of charles r. winkler of the york. convicted of 11 counts of violating house rules. in crews of improperly soliciting education institutes. rental income, failing to properly reviewed financial disclosure forms. one form could beat to censure him and is possible that they could expel him we will follow the latest with this hearing. he walked to the hearing saying he needed
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time to find new lawyers, they did the hearing anyways with him not being there. with him not there to defend himself we are seeing that testimony completed so he was convicted. we will monitor this, and bring you the results. >> thank you, we will be back with more in just a couple of minutes. a live feed at the creek, traffic is nice, likelight. sunny skies that there but deftly those clouds are getting heavy. we will be right back.
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breaking news, of oakland, reports of a robbery in progress. you can see the location on google errors, rate of 580. the suspects were inside a convenience store solute reporter is out there is there's two people in handcuffs being removed. will follow the latest, as
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we get more information. he seems to be above and another robbery they were stopped inside this convenience store. >> a live chat coming to us from los angeles, you see those buses their caring that to lay in miners there were trapped underground for a couple of months. they came out, now they are still inspirational that they've been brought to loss angeles where they are going to be on a special cnn tribute show. they have a trip to alaska as the sum of the rescuers are with them. for this all-star tribute it to be aired on thanksgiving. the miners just on those buses they will be touring was angeles as was involved in this special that their right to do. a lot of them are with their families. the miners really captured four of the imagination when they survived along this
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mining tragedy in history. there were down there for more than two weeks. officials thought there were dead. they spent all of this time trying to get the men who are trapped 2,300 ft. underground repeated setbacks, dramatic when they finally were able to bring those miners up to rescue them. now they're just an inspiration to everyone. there they are on those two buses in l.a.. >> time may now is 948, cluster today temperatures are still pretty chilly outside. bay bridge approach, we are seeing more clouds and the picture. just ahead of the system could bring as the showers wet weather expected tomorrow. oakland 53 degrees by new upper 50s high-temperature only about 62. back down into '50s by o'clock, elsewhere low fifties for a lot of locations. here's a
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look at re now from oakland, hayward 52 degrees from now on view. redwood city. mid- 40s their napa, 50 degrees through fairfield, antioch. afternoon highs low 60s. santa rosa, napa, layout 60. 59 and san francisco. south bay, mid-60s. but we do have some rain just starting to click us in the northwest portion of the state. staying clear of our area rain now. will we are looking at is some clout sweeping through the bay area behind that notice all of these clouds this shows us cold air that is expected to push on in. as a system settles of british columbia and six suffered it will bring some colder temperatures and wet weather kind of a string of wet weather in fact once it kicks in on the latter part of your friday it will last
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for the weekend chances continue into monday. back to mark. >> thank you live to the ethics hearing. he's speaking after being found guilty. >> corruption. and, had there been some suggestion when we were negotiating as to whether or not we could have avoided that this hearing if someone had said to me that they were willing asking this committee to deal to say what was not found, even though it was alleged and still is being alleged by newspapers, reporters television reporters. as it is with me being eckhardt, corrupt, the just i do not see any reason why. it is
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committee pointed out those things, yes i wanted my community to know what i had done. i wanted to be judged publicly. and i admitted before going to my committee it was my fault. it's not my fault that this committee decided to have this hearing on the vermont primary. or the eve of the general election. but god knows it was enough territory things said about me that i don't think you have to feel sorry for my constituents not knowing. the press took care of it, adams see where this committee or anyone did anything to clear the record as to what i did not do even though i homily recognize what i did do was serious enough for this committee to continue its investigations.
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i am not here to retry the case. but even knew i think it would be fair to point out that the record would indicate that the landlords solicited me for that for the garment that the apartment had been vacant. speaking as his committee finds him guilty of 11 counts he faces the possibility of expulsion but he's hoping he's century. normal reprimand. >> millions of shares and gm are up for grabs the federal government has unloaded 400 million shares of gm. that will reduce the government's stake in the company from 61% to 33% it will raise almost $14 billion for the government. financial analysts say today's event has the potential to be the lead as ipo in history gm's
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new ceo talked earlier this morning about why now is the right time to bring the new gm public. >> we think the economy is rebounder the bid from a national perspective, from the interest-rate perspective it's the first time in a generation where there's a level playing field some of the senate finance plans came in. health-care costs, a different way structure it is all been rationalized so we think from an energy perspective it's good to rethink. we have produced three-quarters of success for earnings of five to $6 billion is what's projected in profits we feel the company is in a good place and our products are great. good times >>. >> gm misstated up and 35¢. the markets are up 177 points. >> several bay area prosecutors have filed a $15 million civil lawsuit
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against overstock .com they're claiming they misled customers about the prices of its products. the lawsuit alleges that in some cases overstock inflated the comparison prices from the comparison products are identical pproducts. there is seeking an injunction and restitution. >> we will be back with more in just a couple of minutes, live look inside, san jose, i hardly recognize it looked like the traffic is. i've never seen so much of 101. >> fog, that doesn't happen too often. speaking to chile one. kidding chillier towards the weekend we wil be right back [ female announcer ] why watch regular tv when you can experience
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ted m. the kron 4 morning news' top stories for this hour uc regents voting on a tuition increase. we'll have a live report coming up. >> from vagrancy to the biggest initial public offering ever gm is now trading on wall street for the first time since the autumn maker filed for bankruptcy. speaker look w he plo' >> of 181 points. >> breaking news, at a bulk plant where police have a rested robbery suspects that were held inside a convenience store. near highway 580 kron4 is so the reporter is on the form on the scene. he wishes that all the info when happen? >> we might have some communication problem are you ? looks like we do not have him on the line. the last update city given the newsroom is that these two had been wanted for a robbery that happens near
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highland hospital there are a few businesses there. a liquor store, another couple of stores or by the hospital. then the robbery suspects were spotted at this gas station the ec here, in these areas of seminary that is when police moved in. we understand there's no customers or storekeepers interest in this. we do know from solar reporter that he said two people taken into custody. mark. bay area weather big story will watching a storm coming in for the weekend and the possibility of snow even in the bay area. >> the thing with this storm is not just wet weather snow in the sierra snow in the higher peaks also a chance of frost. coastal fog increasing clout
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expected today just ahead of the storm. even colder by tomorrow and the weekend. we are finally warming it up into the 50s. still mid-40s in the napa valley's 48% rosa down in the south bay temperatures in the low '50's at this hour. by the afternoon temperatures up to the '60s the low 60s 62 san rosa 613 novato out of 59 san francisco. the south bay is mid-60's 65 livermore 62 oakland. future cast 4 set 4:04 p.m. the first part of shores come in through the north bay we spread social hour south as we take it into the evening friday and then the chance for showers for everybody on your saturday. it will persist through the day on saturday and into sunday's welded back sunday snow levels could get down to 2,500 ft..
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by 11 still a chance of showers and that lenders over to monday. you're 7 day around the bay you can see the big cool down 66 is about as high as it's going to get for some time. tomorrow low 60s and in the '50s through the weekend. >> you called it it's a big cool down are hot spots have cooled down and the traffic department no longer any back up at the bay bridge the westbound ride looks good. on the approach and on the stand. san mateo bridge the committee has been over for an hour-and-a- half. an easy ride across the span to just have the of the westbound hot side. golden gate bridge doing marking the right hand plane here the toll plaza a couple of days ago that it slows things from the south anchorage. right now no problems and to the city crews are on this band at
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the north end of the bridge reconfiguring debt. they are adding that third lane northbound. they start from the north side to the south side when the gasoline. >they had a name. >> he was convicted did of 11 counts of violated house rules. >> to speak for the 15th district of new york. i noted no one can take away the proud and dedicated service you rendered your country. the honors and the metals that you burned. >> thank you. >> i do want to point out what was clearly your prerogative on monday to make a statement about the loud lack of counsel and the
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frustration of not being able to set up an accountant to do what needed to be done so you would be represented. i do want to point out. the subcommittee had the responsibility and i understanding the intent to conduct a trial to allow those witnesses that could have defended your report and your views to have come in a public setting and make those arguments for you or for the record. well i was not here that day and you chose to leave after you came i want the record to be clear that was a choice that was made to not call witnesses and not represent yourself or have legal counsel represented for you.
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i just don't want that assertion that the record could not be more complete that was the decision i certainly had no role in. >> can i respond? >> absolutely. >> as i said in my remarks the only reason i wanted counsel and wanted a hearing was so that the witnesses would be able to come forward and the questions as to corruption and self- interest could be answered. the landlord could tell you he solicited me. he was and to me a favor saying that it is not true i had the option of having witnesses called. that was denied me. they created summary
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judgment. in saying there was no need for witnesses because rankle had admitted to wrongdoing as related to other issues with established. i don't know if you are on the committee if you have information at that i have the opportunity to call witnesses that's a big mistake was denied. >> the record will indicate although a motion was filed the chair did indicate. >> will listening live as the ethics committee has recommended charles be censured there explaining the reasons given one last hearing from him the chief counsel same he should be censured in connection with the finding that he engaged in in the financial. we will
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and developing story use the region are those devoted on an 8 percent tuition hike. students are upset about this they were protesting yesterday all campuses have been the scene of protests today as well all those outside the region is meeting we have been monitoring that there was a lot of them today they are not. it means $822 increase during the annual tuition to about $11,124. >> this was the scene yesterday when hundreds of protesters clashed with police. there were 13 arrests one person being charged with assault with a deadly weapon the rest to meet misdemeanors. three police officers were injured. will tran has been monitoring the situation this morning. >> the same offices are here
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but the protesters are mark are not. we have heard they don't have transportation where they thought the boat was going happen yesterday so they can go full force. today decided not to come out. we are to ours and to the meeting and i have not seen any protesters i've seen some students against this but they're very, inside speaking of inside the administrative building they are probably 20 minutes away from possibly making about on the tuition increase. this is video we shot at 845 this morning. they are listening to testimony for people who are for this there are people that say we need the money and there are some professors that came from ucla who said we need to stop the increase because he's losing students in the classroom. we're very close to getting that decision as
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soon as it comes down we will let you know. >> we will be back as a new continues.
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welcome back time is 1050 look at this scourge shot. really highlights the cloud covers bridge and screaming into our area it is expected to bring us wet weather and cold weather are great as we head into tomorrow and through the weekend. cooler temperatures through this afternoon here's a look at our current temperatures we are starting to get out of the '40's but still holding on through napa and san rosa. low 50s done in the south bay through the livermore valley. you're afternoon highs today not much a variety not that of the '50s in san francisco and topping it out in to the low 60s. san jose and livermore will begin to mid- 60s. at this hour we are seeing rain in the northern
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portion of the state this is a cold front sweeping through just flipping the northwest what it is doing for our area is bringing with it cloud cover right behind that you can see all the popcorn calls it highlights the cold temperatures that are expected to usher in a cold weather moving in by tomorrow with that chance of rain as the system moves to the south. chance of rain kicks in friday usually the leader part of the day the store will drop down from this out bringing chances of rain in the evening and three day saturday the entire day the chance of showers through saturday and sunday as well. a bit more showers on sundays snow levels in the area expected to give in to 2,500 ft.. we to get some snow over the peaks. you're 7 day around bay you can see the big difference in those temperatures come saturday, sunday we will send the '50s for everybody continuing
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into next week as well. >> pretty good writer on the bay area and no hot spot right now starting off with the bridges and the bay bridge westbound no longer any delay on the approach it is a good ride for the approach. san mateo bridge trouble-free still no delay about there. i guess we not have the san mateo bridge. golden gate bridge 1 01 southbound that is a good ride you can see there's no problems from our accounting they have opened up the third lane in the northbound direction san francisco across town and freeways light traffic here on the central inbound and james let. even the north bound ride is trouble-free. >> the latest on this story out of oakland there was a standoff at a gas station also 580. has the casbah in
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their lives. >> this started over by highland hospital. oakland police say there were three armed robberies this morning around 6:00 a.m. the suspects were seen driving was described as a gold lexus. later on about an hour to later oakland police officers spotted that lexus here at the seminary. they went inside tried to approach the occupants in the car however there were two more inside the gas and food mart. police and rifle squad when inside cleared the store took the other two suspects into custody right now there's a field line up for the victims of the previous the armed robberies are trying to see if the suspects are indeed the ones they're robbed them earlier this morning. >> did this end peacefully?
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>> it did end peacefully there were no shootings at the gas station oakland police were able to take four suspects into custody without any shots being fired. >> thank you for the update and informational. >> a 65-year-old woman was killed after being struck by bus wednesday afternoon. around 12:30 p.m., police began receiving 911 emergency response calls about a pedestrian being hit by a shuttle bus. the bus was reportedly traveling north on leavenworth street and attempting to make a left turn onto geary street when it struck the pedestrian in the crosswalk. this is the first such incident in the 30-year history of the shuttles run by the university, according to jon gledhill, director of ucsf transportation services. the intersection was closed for some three hours. >> search and rescue found the wreckage of the f-22 fraught fighter jet. he was on a training mission when the crash happened
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yesterday officials say the state of the pilot is yet not know. >> we are doing an active search to find the pilot perhaps he injected into we can figure out whether he ejected or if he is in the airplane itself we do not know. >> the pilot's name has not been released they don't know why it crashed it is the one and the most advanced fighter jets and the world they cost 150 million each. >> preliminary hearing for seven suspects for the gang rape of a 16 year-old girl under high school homecoming dance this is video of the defendants. there are three underage to men and four men that face various charges. there are all charged as adults on day three the defendants' attorneys tried to prove this was consensual and that the crime scene and evidence may
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not have been preserved. crime scene investigator however continue her testimony she identified many pieces of evidence. she says that while preserving the crime scene was important it was not imperative life-saving was imperative as this girl was in dire condition. she described the wounds on her body shed scrapes and bruises everywhere when they got there and they thought she was dead. they did air left her and she did survive. >>authorities have released the names of two men who were shot and killed inside a vacaville apartment early tuesday. 20-year-old richard marcham perez and 21-year-old cameron scott silva were the two men fatally shot around 1:50 a.m. tuesday.a third person, 21-year-old sarah jane berkheimer, was found wounded outside the apartment.police say she is expected to recover.shortly after the three were shot,
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police say the suspect, identified as 18-year-old richard ruben calkins, then stormed the police station where he smashed a glass door and window before being taken into custody. live in washington monitoring the ethics committee the are centering charles rangel of new york after he engaged in improper financial contact. i spend three hours on my homework --
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kron 4 morning news 10:29 a.m. a look as san francisco firm our roof camera blue skies some clubs coming in we have low clouds and coast of fog. increasing cloud cover headed to the afternoon bring the school temperatures that is becoming for storm that will hit us tomorrow. current conditions mostly in the '50s with some left over 40 is in san rosa and los gatos. 54 fairfield 55 in oakland 54 redwood city 55 have monday and '50s through livermore and fremont. los 60s today to 10 degrees cooler than yesterday's 62 san rosa, 60 for san rafael
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and richmond, 62 oakland 63 in the act and hayward the warmer spots in the afternoon will be 66 or and helen los gatos. wet weather to the northern part of the state wet weather and snow and satellite and radar shows the cloud cover the bay area the storm is coming in from alaska sonata only wet weather but also cold weather. future cast 4 set for 4:00 p.m. you can see the rain is coming into the north bay pushing its widespread by friday evening. same goes for all day sunday we are not one to see relief until monday morning. 5:00 a.m. monday morning during aetna peninsula and then we should try of furthermore as we head into morning commute hours. you 7 day around the bay shows us that mild temperatures today, the chance around for tomorrow,
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cold and wet weather through the weekend chance of showers monday drying out tuesday, wednesday. >> a late hot spot through antioch on highway 4 in the westbound direction in the indications show it is a late stall that was blocking lanes in the vicinity of leverage roof it back up traffic and all lanes not only through antioch but back to the bypass. we don't have that on the map but it comes in about here so traffic from their coming out of clayton it's even backing up the right here towards 160 connection which is the any of bridge southbound. a late delayed for highway for headed towards pittsburgh normally they should have been cleared out. our bridge check in the bay bridge no delays any problems here looks like a good ride not only on the approach but on this band as well san mateo
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bridge the 101 southbound ride you will see traffic looks good despite the line marked that has the right lane closed off southbound. >> uc to ration is going up the board just voted yes on this high will tran is liflife. >> it came down a couple of minutes ago more than likely these barricades will go down. i can say the committee approved it so they have to have a final vote which is a formality it will happen between 730 and noon here is what they can pretty much expect. goes up 8% which means $822 more for the students which will bring the total to $11,124 it will raise $180 million each year a lot of the money
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will go toward student services including financial aid to that decision came down with the a lot of fanfare protesters or yesterday's we brought that to you perhaps they even knew it was when happen which is why the police officers were out here waiting for the protesters to shot but they never did. >> san jose police warning residents to be aware fake police officers two weeks ago of a businessman was kidnapped by five men pretending to be police they were reportedly armed with fake badges they had real guns and were looking for million dollars in ransom. police were able to rest all five and a victim is ok officers in san jose state kidnapping for ransom is highly unusual buzzing be aware and call police at the first sign of trouble. we
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will be right back alive look from walnut creek. on this thursday afternoon traffic clearing out and temperatures warming a traffic clearing out and temperatures warming a little. (
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dow jones making up its losses over the past few days of over 170 this morning the big story is general motors and their public offering stock introduced at $33 a share was up over $2 a share earlier now a $0.67. robert bloch was that his ideas. was this a good move? >> i think it was they recorded a profitable quarter were they made 2 million strike will be
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ironed hot. the market is talking along gm has been the investment but i love what i see today big (no audio(inaudible) the economy is improving stock markets continue move higher. >> investments in gm may save 1.2 million jobs in this country to use still think the government should have stayed out or would they have failed if it was rescued? >> it was a legacy company they needed to restructure that help them enormously we built our garni garment in chrysler in the '80s when
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the bill about our banks it was good. it is unpopular to do but it gives company time to figure out we may not get all the money back but we save the jobs. and that will more cut more than offset the cost. >> with them filing bankruptcy 16 months ago the shareholders were wiped out is that correct they forgive and forget? " we lost him. that was robbed was some insight. >> jonestown memorial service will be held it will include dividual. november 18, 19781000 followers committed suicide. members of the media were gun down as well after going to those towns on a fact-
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finding mission. it will be held at 11:00. >> this comes after she was implicated in the plot if i were former client. to to kill witnesses in the murder case brown is accused of smuggling out a hit list it was unclear when her resignation will take affect the d.a.'s office will continue to review the matter brown has not been charged with the crime. >> the student present body president revealed a good secret pedro ramirez is an undocumented immigrant he says he lied about his immigration status for four years he was afraid of what would happen. he has belaying in the united states since he was 3 years old didn't find out about his status till he applied for scholarships and grants and high-school then he
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didn't consider an issue when he run for office and became a student body president. >> we will be right back as a news continues a look outside skies beginning to cloudy up as we wait for a storm. [ male announcer ] sizzler's incredible $7.99 lunch deal.
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relocated going to bakersfield. they're closing nine satellite offices including san francisco, san san ramon. >> a judge approved and thousands of people to receive assistance for child care for the rest of the year. a settlement reached yesterday delays cuts to the cal works program those cuts were set to go into effect november 1st but again this extends an up to the new year the families were given one week's notice before they were set to expire that prompted advocates to file a lawsuit. >> the first former guantanamo detainee to be tried in a civilian court was acquitted wednesday of all but one of 285 charges of conspiracy and murder in the 1998 terrorist bombings of the u.s. embassies in kenya and tanzania. the case has been seen as a test of president barack obama's goal of trying detainees in federal court whenever feasible, and the result may again fuel debate over whether civilian courts are appropriate for trying terrorists. the defendant, ahmed khalfan ghailani, 36, was convicted of one count of conspiracy to destroy government
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buildings and property. he was acquitted of four counts of conspiracy, including conspiring to kill americans and to use weapons of mass destruction. because of the unusual circumstances of ghailani's case -- after he was captured in pakistan in 2004, he was held for nearly five years in a so-called black site run by the cia and at guantanamo bay, cuba -- the prosecution faced significant legal hurdles even getting his case to trial. the ninth surface of appeals agreed to see pan's c-span could carry the hearings live in their set for december 6th supporters of the band are appealing that struck down propagate their rulings that. >> qantas airlines are replacing their injuns those dahmer double decker jumbo jets. one engine blew apart shortly after takeoff from singapore to sydney bound flights mean a large emergency landing in singapore. they have all been grounded since its safety checks as fixes are carried out.
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>> assigned at san jose clear blue skies for the south bay this morning we did have low clouds and coastal fog this morning increasing cloud covers we headed to the afternoon bringing cool temperatures and as we head into friday we start to see cold and wet weather. temperatures outside mostly out of the '50s with left over for easter napa and san rosa. 55 san rafael and oakland, 54 fairfield, 54 harass, temperatures low 60s today so 10 degrees cooler than yesterday's 62 san rosa, 63 fairfield, 63 antioch 65 in livermore 63 read what city and. storm tracker for shows us moisture is already hitting the northern part of
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our state moist air and snow. shows as this cloud cover pushing into the bay area this storm is coming in from alaska not only bringing us wet weather but cold temperatures as well. future cast 4 is set for friday will hit their north bay pushing a widespread by friday evening and saturday morning, saturday evening, and saturday all widespread showers. not senior relief until early morning monday about 5:00 a.m. we will start to dry out in the north bay. then we should be driving out the war as we head into our morning commute. lets take a look at the 7 day around the bay it shows us the cold mild temperatures today that rain coming in friday, saturday, sunday. >> as we continue to track this leak hot spot i way for westbound it is still badly
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backed up despite having cleared an earlier stall from the lanes this was after the commute was completely finished it was near last bridge it started look at what it has done to this ride. solid red here look at that 7 mi. an hour here its actually backed up on to the bypass it is affecting the right coming down from the antioch bridge on 160 southbound. if you drive takes you there you are in for a delay. the bay bridge conditions have been great no longer any problems for the west bound ride this was true across the upper deck in san jose never really became hotspot that it was yesterday or the day before now it is light traffic enjoy the ride on 1 01. >> continuing to watch wall street a big story today general motors public auction put out $33 a up
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over 5% the dow was up 175 points we spoke with david laws are written and this is what he said about what could be the largest ipo ever. >> with something like this pricing of an ipo is more art than craft. gm was prudent to strike at this moment the key thing is the shot shows on and they just unveiled the chevy and that's a big deal that was named car of the year. it is our first all electric vehicle in mass production and it's an extraordinary car don't know if this cannot prius off its perch but it's a remarkable piece of technology. years back this company was accused of killing the electric car. gm
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comes in with the wind and its sales to and that's what any company was to be in a position like that. >> u.s. government taking their stake from 61 percent down to around 33% as the government tries to recoup some of the $50 billion invested in gm. >> mortgage rates are around the lowest level in decades this week freddie mac says the average rate for a 30 year fixed went to 4.3% still the lowest level the 15 years climbed to 3.76 percent the lowest since that began in 1991. mortgage rates are inching up a bit. san jose police be aware of fake police officers two weeks ago officers rescued a local businessman who was kidnapped by five men who
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were pretending to be police they were armed with fake badges by real guns. they were looking for million dollars in ransom. they're able to rest all five of those aspects. the victim is ok officers say kidnappings for ransom is highly unusual for is in san jose the same be aware. >> prosecutors have filed the $15 million civil lawsuit against overstocked dog, the say in mislaid the customers the lawsuit alleges in some cases overstock inflated retail price for comparison products prosecutors are also seeking an end and junction and restitution. world news is coming up as a morning news continues. after the break.
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royal news a number of people killed by eruptions in indonesia has now climbed to 275 that is the death toll. most people suffering burns from the searing gas clouds other people died because they panicked and evacuation but have breathing problems it began unleashing hot gas late last month after years of dormancy. >> that building that collapsed. in new delhi 65 people were killed the 15 year-old building
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first-run hong kong in 19976 people died in that outbreak and all the chickens have been killed. 7 day around the bay forecasted to the cooling trend you'll notice clouds starting to build if not already blanketing your area of the bay right now. 66 realize today 64 tomorrow with a lot more clout coverage for a long clouds and then rain all day in night saturday and sunday the chance lingers and that we see peaks of sunshine but still cool in next workweek.
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