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stories we are following on this wednesday march 27th. the toll plaza at the golden gate bridge is now officially all automatic. we will have the latest on the change coming up in a live report. >> a for alarm fire breaks out over my and san francisco's bayview district, we are live on the scene. >> we are also just hours away from another historic supreme court hearing today the high court will hear the defense of marriage act. >> there is an accident on 880 and the southbound direction and the fast lane is blocked against the center divider. this vehicle shot across the lanes before he struck the divider. it is backing up the ride all the
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way to highway 84. the back of my otherwise have been worse but there was another crash is stevenson in the southbound direction holding up the traffic. >> here is a quick look at your wednesday forecast. we do have showers in the pitcher and this is on tap for this afternoon. most of us will remain dry. we're off to a mild start and afternoon will be mostly cloudy. friday is expected to be the warmest day of the week. i will have your full details coming up. >> our top story this morning. the golden gate bridge has officials agone automatic. as of midnight, the less a toll taker has left the toll plaza and the last car to pay a toll drove through the gates. kron4 will tran joins us from the
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golden gate bridge with an update. >> if it is awfully quiet and we do not hear a lot of car horns. 86 percent of the commuters already have fasttrack so they do not have a problem with stopping. here is say shot from our camera. overnight, they had to tell some people not to stop. here is how is sound as if you happen to be a person who stops. >> thesthis is a little intimidating. but it is not a problem. you are forgiven. if they just want you to drive through and they will send you a ticket. the
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ticket would be just the price of the actual toll fee which is $6. we had 28 collectors who took the other jobs or either took a severance package. we had a chance to talk to the last toll taker who left work. this is what they had to say. >> i have family and sometimes i am happy and sometimes i set. this is something that i believe that the people who are displaced can reinvent themselves with something better. this is a new door opening for them and they can go on a new journey. >> why did the golden gate
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bridge do this? they did this to save monday. they stated that will save about $60 million over the next few years. the bridge was having some type of shortfalls. nonetheless, some of them are being honest and they believe that this will not work and they think they're just a part of the golden gate bridge just as anything else. >> more trouble for the new span of the bay bridge. this time a lease 30 of the giants bolts that hold together the new bay bridge has snapped. caltran is considering replacing all 288 of them. engineers
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believe that the problem is with the law bolts themselves and not with the bridge to design. while they do not have a time line on how they're going to fix the problem, or know how much replacing them will cause, caltran insists that the new span is said and they do plan to open at the day after labor day. >> the time is at 7 05 a.m.. and about 10 minutes from now the supreme court will consider the defense a marriage act, the second of back-to-back day marriage cases. yester day the court heard hearings on california's proposition 8. the voter approved a ban on same-sex marriage. it is a constitutional challenge to a law that prevents a legally married gay couples from collecting federal benefits, and generally available to straight married couples. >> i will tell you that the
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cult's are getting bigger as the more animals on. it is not as big as it was yesterday. it is still an impressive number but as you mentioned will adjust minutes away from the next argument began. they will really be zeroing in on what to talk about. they define marriage as a man and woman and now they want to know what can be done about the benefits and whether or not they should or should not receive them. at the heart of this it if they are married under federal law they do not get things like social security benefits or other spousal benefits. of
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course, and this is really taking the steam. the people that are standing outside of of the accords are saying that this morning. this does and the train on top of on social media. arrow lot of people talk about this and there's a lot action mannheim this. what is constitutional and what is not constitutional? >> yesterday, the release of audio of the 20 minute hearing. the notes that would do the sampling today? >> yes it will pretty much be the same drill as to how the process will work. they will receive a hour and 50 minutes to argue their case. we have to wait all this wraps up and then there is audio that may be released
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to the public so you could hear the questions. a again, the heart of this is for the justice system ferrol whether or not the federal government can say who gets benefits and who does not. the other thing i want to point out is that the administration will not be fighting for this federal law. this is because the administration says that they supported. this is another question in itself whether not they are allowed to do that. >> thanks renrene marssh reporting live outside the supreme court this morning. coming up in the next half- hour, a political expert michael yaki will have more
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>> welcome back. we are falling a developing story of a san francisco where fire crews from the scene of a four alarm fire in the bayview district. mike pelton joins us live from the same. >> here is the damage that is left behind. the fire grew to four homes and
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including this, your screen. it expanded to this corner building as well as the building to the right. here is video from earlier when the flames were bursting up. the fire broke out just before 1:00 a.m.. 129 firemen responded to. many of them sprayed water from their ladder truck and from our roof of surrounding buildings. ever want live inside waited out here say slate but is still suspect a lot of damage. one of the buildings is a nightclub and the owners' stated that he is devastated. >> it will take day while for us to rebuild. it may take a minute, he is eager to get back to work. but again, we have to get past this and make sure that everything is a store and that there's no dangers. this is a tragedy. you work so hard to see it go up like
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this. >> as standard procedure is an arson team is on the scene to determine the offical cause of of the fire. there also checking for hot spots. this is red tags because there is a chess that it may collapse. in total there are about 20 to 25 people that are displaced. there are receiving help from the red cross. >> police will ramp up patrols following the shooting death of a man outside the richmond bart station earlier this month. this is video of the shooting scene. bart police will have a one of three officers will patrol the line from richmond to berkeley at the richmond station during peak hours in the morning and afternoon. meanwhile, richmond police said it will have two officers patrol the area and
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even ride the trains. no arrests have been made in the shooting. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. here is a live look to the golden gate bridge. our big story this morning, we're just after midnight the final toll taker left and the bridge turned to all electronic toll in. >> as you can imagine it was a very tough day for some of the bridge toll workers. some had started the district more than 20 years ago. they were saying goodbye and that it was
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difficult. there were a lot of hugs and a lot of tears that were shed as the workers wrapped up their ships for the last time. we already heard from last toll taker, but a few others reflected on their jobs and how they will miss the people that that work with. >> there are of the ones the cat may together and i do now have this option anymore. >> i never thought about in my career here. i have been here since i was 16 years old. i am 43 years old. i am very sad. i am very angry about losing my job. i will miss the customers the most. that really hurts. >> the two women said they plan to take a break from the bridge and stay away from it for a while.hey
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added that it would be too painful to come back and to seek the only electronic tolls and action. >> there is an accident in stevenson southbound 880 that is blocking a line. it has more from the center divider to the right shoulder. 46 to 48 minutes for drive time. and earlier our current problem had tied up the traffic from san leandro and hayward. the only good news is that it kept it a continuous back up. this is not a really good alternate. if you would just have to endure the extra 10 minutes. it may possibly be a blunder. looking at the bridges at the golden gate bridge we are keeping an eye on the conditions. so far, no backups due to the toll collection. >> the bay bridge is seeing a pretty good ride and the
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drive time is 14 to 16 minutes of glory and from the mimic freeway. the san mateo bridges problem free but it is getting heavier from 13 to 15 minutes from hayward to foster city. >> we are contending with cloudy conditions and there is a lot of cloud cover. your temperature is are not too bad we are enjoying upper 40's for concord. satellite radar shows the there is a bigger weather story. we do have a very weak system to our north that is bringing light rain. we may see a stray showers this afternoon. we are not talking about a thing substantial. we can see the beginning of a stronger system. will have more
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details come in oven just a bit. >> by noon the areas with light green would indicate where the line will start. perhaps, livermore valley and fairfield. a lot of us would see any brain would just have cloudy conditions. if keep your umbrellas handy just in case. as we take a look at the afternoon highs it is very similar to what we saw yesterday. campbell will be hitting 67 degrees. upper 60's for the east bay. downtown san francisco will be coming in as 60 degrees. the kron 47 day or on the bay highlights that friday will be the warmest day of the week. it looks like it will be in the '70s. the
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rain arrives saturday night into sunday. we will hold a loss to the chance of lender of showers as was start the next work week. if you are headed up to tahoe, here is your snow bomb ski report. >> there is nothing new within the past 24 hours. north star has a base of 31 to 82 in.. for those of you going to squaw valley they have a base of nine to 95 in.. >> the time is 7:22 a.m.. the supreme court today will take up the defense of the marriage act. yesterday, the court tackled an appeal of california's ban on same-sex marriage commonly known as proposition 8. door the proceedings, justice anthony kennedy, who is considering the possible swing vote
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discussed arguments from both sides. >> this is to the point that this is not new. the other hand is an immediate injury and that is the voice of the children. there are about 40,000 students in california who live with same-sex parents. they want their parents to have for recognition. the voice of these children is important to this case. >> these are some of the arguments from yesterday's and just now they are getting ready for today's case. the decisions will not come until june or later.
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>> and eight year-old girl who was shot by an arrow outside of a uc berkeley science center is recovering this morning. a suspect is still on a loose. doctors remove the aero from her legs yesterday. off they year-old girl was climbing on a large well sculpture at the lawrence hall of science when she was shot. it was part of a school trip at the science center. witnesses say that there were other children's and the play area when this incident happened. >> investigators are trying to figure out where this arrow came from and the pulmonary witness' statement stated that it might have
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came from an area by the science center. >> we will follow the latest with the supreme court hearing what the defense marriage act. there is a little bit of sunshine that is coming out. >> we will be right back are.
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>> welcome back. >> the supreme court has begun hearings on the defense of marriage act. yesterday's the court heard arguments on california's proposition 8. the voter approved ban on same-sex marriage. a section of the federal defense of marriage act is before the justices this morning. it is a constitutional challenge to the law that prevents
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legally married gay couples from collecting federal benefits, generally available to straight married couples. the defensive measure access the marriage may only be a relationship between a man and a woman for purposes of federal law, regardless of state laws allow same-sex marriage. >> this is basically what this is all about and the question is whether or not the federal government should determine what marriages. traditionally, historically lick it was of to the state. >> yesterday, it was of the right to marry and now this the right for the ones who're already married. >> this is something that was brought up. he stated that in california a lot of laws are passed that gives them the same benefits the
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one thing--why do we care? this question is answered today because it is a clear note. if the federal law does not recognize the marriage then all of the benefits will not matter. even under the old, care the same question comes up if you are married and you buy health insurance. if your honor recognized as married then you have a different case. all this c into place and then the question comes up to how they are together. >> until you say that there is something that may indicate how they will go with today. >> i think we have to start
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with both of these cases and there is a link between them that we want to address. the supreme court does not take this lightly. they use these as ways of principle. a lot of people stated that after yes to that were backing off and that they should have buyer's remorse. they can put both of these cases out some standing. yesterday's case was where the opponents could represent the state of california. i think this is a lack of better words the chicken. i think that will make an opinion and if you looked at this the only way that these two cases, more is if they decide that they can do this nearly or broadly. they can either decide a, that marriage is defined by the stating that
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they have the right to do what and that the federal loss and i give them all. the people there push proposition it may win more everett is a mistake but i think they will do this is my gut feeling that that will probably say that they will recognize the states who recognize that and that that will throw wal out. it's >> proposition they took that away and taken away that right did violate the equal costs. this is what i think. >> will check back with you in a 30 a.m.. >>h michael at 8:30 a.m..
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>> we are starting out with cloudy conditions and the temperatures are in the 40's and 50's. we may pick up a stray shower for the afternoon. it is difficult to track this but you keep your umbrella handle. it is a good possibility that we will not see any rain. i will have your full details in just a few minutes. >> we're checkinwe are trackingt spot. however, things are very jammed up and the drive time should be about 36 minutes is now running at 49 minutes. these are really slow. the better news is that the accident has been clear. we are getting a word about a problem with the
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construction of the bay bridge. you may have heard earlier this morning that a number of bolts of crack or either broke. joining us now is a spokesperson for the transportation commission to talk to was about this discovery. >> what does this mean for overall opening of the bridge? >> two different questions. as far as the opening we do not anticipate any impact on the opening of the new bridge. but between now and september we have some bolts that need to be fixed. the contractors are looking at options and that will decide on the course of action. >> will there be any
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problems with accessing the bridge? are some of them buried in concrete or hit and? >> where it has been identified this is covered by the road that and for all purposes is inaccessible, but there are other connecting rods on this structure that we can access and those will be removed and analyzed. this will tell us how many may need to be replaced whether it is all of them or some of them. >> it has not been determined yet if all 288 of them will be replaced? >> yes. that decision has not been made. >> when will that decision be made? >> it should be made within the next couple of weeks.
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the bridge hit a snag when he discovered that some of them may not have been tightened down and that is why they snapped. as we heard john say that they may now have any delays. >> our top story this morning. the golden gate bridge has officially gone automatic. as of midnight, the last poll taker has left the toll plaza and the last car to pay a toll and drove through the gates. kron4 will tran joins us live from the golden gate bridge. >> this is how people are going through the they have fast track or ave are getting the word to drive through and lead the agency
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bill them. do not take too long because they will get extra charges. as far as what is going on. if this is the first time in 76 years of there not collecting cash. this is seven and a half hours into this new era. we had a chance to talk to a person who left last night and this is what they had to say. >> i felt a different about it this is a change but this >> for those for the past 10 to 15 minutes i can tell you that they have stopped briefly and there will be a
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person and will be mountain this. he will tell you over the overhead speaker to move. he does not want you to just stop you have to keep going. they do expect this to be busy in the afternoon. the afternoon commuters for whatever reason will have a problem >> the time is 7:40 a.m.. here is a picture of what the dow is doing. there are still down. at their off by 61 points. we will be right back whatwh makes your family smile?
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the opposite side of a highway. he was head and his spleen was ruptured. the bus stop once it hit a guard rail. the driver was taken to the hospital to get treated for the ruptured spleen. no other injuries were reported. >> on to bay area traffic. we have a hot spot in the east bay. >> do they have lawyers in china? >> one wonders. >> this is the first that stevenson and they both have been cleared. you can expect this to start to come down. the drive time should be 36 minutes pushed to near 50 minutes with two accidents slowing the ride down. and
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again, you can expect a better right now since all of the lanes have been clear. checking the bridges for you. it is still no backup for the lead in the southbound direction. we do typical ac the drive time peak. this will be a good indication as to how the automatic toll is going to be for the commute. the back of is completely gone just a little slowing on the approach as you head westbound. and the san mateo bridge looks good and the drive time is from 13 to 15 minutes. >> we are getting word south of gilroy on 1 01 southbound they have a semi truck that is on its side. the chps want to shut down the plane and the road and took monterey it would be better off for you to take
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highway 17 or a detour by way of hollister. >> we woke up yesterday to map and a son is skies. the cloud cover begins at 5,900 ft.. the temperature is not too bad. it's 49 degrees in concord and 52 degrees in san francisco. we do have an area of low pressure to the north, you could see that some of the showers are spending a round perry ed we are keeping an eye on a better system than is expected to come this weekend. today, we're only talking spotty showers and that is that even for most of us. >> future cast 4 highs by noon time there will be showers in the delta. there is a good chance the most of us will not see any showers
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and the chances will taper off a letter on tonight. there is a very slim possibility that it will come in person morning. let's take a look at the numbers. richmond is that 60's. we're talking upper 60s for fairfield and an antioch. the kron 47 day a round the bay highlights the friday will be the warmest day of the week. seven days will be around the heart of the bay. it will be very pleasant. it looks like by saturday we do have rain that will be coming from the gulf of alaska and it may bring grain on just-in- time for easter sunday. your temperatures will stay in the mid to upper 60s. >> keep in mind that you can watch our forecast anytime 1 hour 24/7 bay area news channel comcast channel 193.
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>> coming up on a kron 4 morning news. it is then of an era of the golden gate bridge. now the polling process is completely automatic. >> the distance of marriage act parents are underway in washington d.c.. if we will have an update from washington coming up.
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are following this wednesday march 27th. the toll plaza at the golden gate bridge is now officially all automatic. we will have the latest on this change coming up and a live report. >> a for a lump fire breaks out overnight in san francisco's bayview district, we are live on the same. >> the defense of marriage act hearings are underway in washington d.c.. we will have two people and studio who will bring you more on today's hearings. >> most of us were not see any brain whatsoever. friday, is scheduled to be the warmest day of the week. many locations will climb into the mid '70s. i will have full details come up and my next report. we do
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have an area of low pressure to the north does bring his body showers for the board and coastline. if we may see light rain as we had until after noon. i will have all the details come upon a few minutes. >> our house spot on the mimic freeway has cleared off and we're keeping i rise on the golden gate bridge. the temperatures have been pretty good this morning despite the changes in tolling. so far, there are no backups in the southbound direction. >> we will continue our team coverage for the golden gate bridge. as of midnight, the last poll taker has left the toll plaza and the last car paid drove through the gates. kron4 will tran joins us live from the golden gate bridge with an update. >> how much did they need the megaphone how? >> not too much. it has one
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of about 15 times as that made the switch. this just makes you feel like a five- year roll because when you stop you get this a voice yelling at you. do not believe me let's take a listen. >> this is a shot from our camera and so far so good they do not expect any problems. they stated that most people have a fast track. they stated that most of them have been through years of know what they need to do. they stated that in the afternoon they may be worried. >at had a chance to talk to
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the last person who worked here and this is what that had to say about leaving their jobs. >> i have of fillings. i am sometimes have the and sometimes that. this is day advance for me to expand my knowledge. i do believe that we do have people who was displaced and how they can try something different. there are able to reinvent themselves they can buy something even better. this is a new door that has been open for them. >> some adult collectors stated said they did take other jobs and some took severance packages an hour. but before they left one person stated that their dna is in the golden gate bridge. >> it is supposed to say
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this about $60 million over the next few years. >> when i drove by and there were signs. what about them or wrapping this visually? >> let me show you. this is just how dark the boats are. this way you will know that there's no one inside. so in our letter that will prod the chances altogether to make it even easier for people to know that does need to keep going. in the meantime, you can just write pass and it will take a picture of your license plate. you have up to 21 days to pay and is not that well as these. >> we are fall when a
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another developing news out of san francisco were fire crews are on the singing of a four alarm fire in the bayview district. kron4 mike pelton and joins us live. >> the fire spawned from this center building and take a look at some video from her earlier when the flames were bursting in air. the fire broke out before 1:00 a.m. and 129 firemen responded to battle this fire. everyone living inside made out safely in total 20 people are displaced due to the fire and they are receiving help from the red cross. one of the residence stated that she did everything possible to help our neighbor. >> ave thought about my neighbor because she is a single mother with three kids. i started banging on her door and it was very
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scary. i did not hear from harper and then i saw one of our sons show up and we were relieved to see that that route. >> as a standard procedure and arson team is on scene and they will work to see what the offical cause of the fire was. to fireman sustained minor injuries but there are expected to be okay. >> the time is at 06 a.m.. here is a live look outside from our roof cam on van ness ave. we will be right back as we take a look at daily city. they will be looking at a high of 57 degrees.
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the science center. witnesses say that there were other students in the play area when this incident happened. >> she was pretty common she was crying a little bit. she knew that the adults were comforting her. >> investigators are trying to figure out where the arrow came from. preliminary when as a stated that it may have been shot from somewhere north of the science center. >> police will ramp up patrols following the shooting death of a man outside the average member station earlier this month. this is video of the shooting scene. bart police will have one of three officers will patrol the line from richmond to barclay as a richmond station during peak hours a morning and afternoon. meanwhile, richmond police said that that will have two
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officers patrol the area and even ride the trains. no arrests have been made in the shooting. >> the city of santa clara is flipping on a big internet switch this week. this is to say that they will be the first in the country to use wireless, digital " smart meters " on homes as channels for free city-wide outdoor wi-fi. the new meters at send electricity and water usage reports separate wireless network. city officials said that using the meters as internet channels is " really smart " but warned that strong privacy protections must be installed as well. >> we will be right back.
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than ever. ♪ shop at choosenissan.com. ♪ >> and the time is a 3:00 p.m.. parents are under way at the supreme court on the defense of marriage act. yesterday the court heard arguments on california's proposition 8. the voter approved ban on same-sex marriage. >> and joining us to talk more about that hearing is a jim hammer. good morning jim. >> i think it is interesting because there are two issues. the first one is set the federal does not have to recognize it and second at
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the state has to. congress thus find marriage as a marriage between a man and woman. the past congress has always stated that this is the to the state. is there a good reason to exclude same- sex couples from this. isn't a problem with that people just do not like a gay people. >> off found what was interesting was that the government refuses to defend themselves. it is so under usual the state appointed an outside person to argue this. >> the court had to hire their own lawyer to come in to argue this position. i am not sure that that is why it will die today. and nasa be
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a better reason of insanity not like someone perianthere har reason other than people say they do not like someone. >> this may be the most shocking thing. there is a very high chance but we should not have taken that. it could happen again today. i think today will be a better chance and it will get to the heart of the issue. is there a real good reason for us to do this. >> there arthe federal usually s over the state. >> they usually do.
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controlled substance us like marijuana have been a federal issues. but, for 200 years congress has never touch the statue of defining marriage. >> how well did this or out? it works for a long time but finally it hit a breaking for the court stepped up and says something. people have a right to be treated equally. this is what the protection clause states what you are black, white, straight, or gay. >> they stated that they had to give this some time. but this has been going on for over five years spirit >> the accord is supposed to step out and say that you do not have to wait. if you look at the history of the
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court a can be a little disappointing. traditionally, it goes a very slow. this was many years that white people cannot marry black people. >> this is basically it the argument of you wasting your time. >> i think the most one was when kate made a statement. tilt 55 bureaus that stated that maybe they cannot have babies because of their age separat. >> i think it is a culture gap. it was an all male
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institution. i think what you saw yesterday was people tried to pry into because the world is changing. and either you what to be for or against it. >> if you did not opened a can of worms then it was fine. >> on the damage to opening up the chance. is a related case of their point argued that if you allow gays to get health benefits that straight marriages will fall apart. what is the harm? if there is no calls then why is it going to hurt and is in. >> this is something that i have never heard. someone
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walked up and say that i'm getting a divorce because the two men down the street from me got married. >> the government has argued for this there is a good reason to the do this. if they did not have a good reason than they have to let them be married. you cannot is based on the affected to do not like the gay people. >> if they simply issued no opinion then those districts will be where they will do the appeal. it can be sawed off out circuit, by circuit drug the state spiri. >> this does not apply to the district of columbia. >> remember the first today
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rights campaign was 30 years ago and the court ruled that they had no rights. this was not even covered by the constitution. this has involved a very rapidly and i think it will be fall also at the ballot boxes. that advocates for it is starting still win. younger people are wembley for this. typically, the courts allow this to big at fried and it took many years even when we're going through segregation. >> now we are an hour and five minutes into the hearing that is happening in washington d.c.. they are expected to issue the transcripts later. >> we will talk with michael yaki coming up.
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>> will not go to bay area traffic and weather. >> as we take a look outside we are contending with mainly cloudy conditions the temperatures are not too bad. 55 degrees currently in oakland and 53 out the door in san francisco. it is a very mild a start and satellite and radar is a modern trend the latter view. we may see a stray showers for the afternoon. futurecast 4 shows the >> keep your umbrellas handy and we may have lingering showers for there's a morning. mountain view will become an s 65 degrees. there may be upper 60's for fairfield and his bird. low 60's for downtown san francisco. >> your kron 47 day at a
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round the bay shows unsettled weather just in time for easter sunday. here's a quick look at your snow bomb ski report. there's no new snow to report. north star has a base of 81 in. as of ballet has said base of 95 in.. >> we will be right i should be arrested for crimes against potted plant kind.
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>> we're watching wall street. >> gould wogle has started to notify a dozen people will be invited to buy a test a version of the company's much anticipated internet connected classes'. glass is supposed to perform many of the same task as smart phones except, the glasses would respond to voice commands is that the fingers of touching a display screen. the price tag is an eye-popping $1,500. >> check out this a video from a bus and china. the driver was behind the will
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of a bus carrying 26 people when it collapsed last post smashed through the windshield. it appears as though the lamppost was knocked down by a driver on the opposite side of the highway. he was hit and his spleen was ruptured, but he still managed tid a another catastrophe by steering the bus to the side of the road and slowing down. the bus stopped once it hit a guardrail. the driver was taken to the hospital to get treated for the rupture spleen. no other injuries were reported. >> we will be right back. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids?
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>> welcome back. the supreme court this is wrapping up their second day of same-sex marriage hearings today is about the defense of marriage act. yesterday the
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court heard arguments on california's proposition 8. a section of the federal the cents a marriage act is before the justices this morning. it is a constitutional challenge to the law that prevents a legally married gay couples from collecting federal benefits, generally available to straight married couples. and the defense ameritech says that marriage may only be a relationship between a man and woman for purposes of federal law, regardless of state laws allow same-sex marriage. >> joining us now is political analyst michael yaki to bring down today's hearings. >> this number came up and the arguments because they stated that the house of representatives had to stand in to enforce a law that was supposed to be enforced by
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the executive branch. the legislator pass the laws and the executive is the ones will force it. they stated that they did not wanted for is a because they do not believe in that. they stated that it was unconstitutional. the obama administration was gained laid on this. all they stated that they were put in a weird position because they're not asking them to make a decision because they felt to do it. if you do not believe in a lot you should not enforce it. this led to the harvard law professor speaking his spoke about the issue and they were ripping into the left and right.
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they stated that they do not believe the there is a standing and that the federal government may have to pay this back. there is an injury and this is something that the house may have an interest to protect. i think the standing issue will go back to the merits and then it goes back to one justice. this will lead me to the political part to say that what you have seeing in the past has been a steady drum beat. you have seeing senators and others who changed their vote for. >> you see a lot of the senators coming out of favor of it. it is all going to the point to where there are
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trying to create an environment where this land is not on the rope in chaos if you do the right thing. this is very important. one lady stated that because the roe vs. wade that everyone with a little too far. they're trying to create this political fight and they know they can make the right decision and let same- sex marriage be okay. i think these all very smart people. i am sure there are looking back as the arguments. they raise the same questions that when did it become unconstitutional to have a marriage? the supreme court came out with this same question when they were talking about roe vs.
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way.wade. the supreme court stated that people have changed and the way we look get people and even have also changed. we as a court have the ability to do this. >> you just said that this is about whether not dave marriage okay? >> they can a lease say that in the case of california when there was a right for get marriage that was taken away and was taken away because a person's sexual orientation was applied to the 14th amendment. when you do this is set the stage and you do not need to reach the
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fundamental issue. you do not have to make a big announcement. but by doing this you can create a playbook for every other states who may want to adopt a gay marriage. >> we will find out and and june whether or not this will be okay. we will have transcript's available for you later. >> will also put information on our web site and are 247 news channel comcast channel 193. >> into the afternoon we do have a slight chance of showers and nothing to major. most of us will remain dry throughout the day. keep your umbrellas handy because there is a weak system that will bring rain to the area. tomorrow showers are possible and the temperatures are similar to yesterday. it will be 70's
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by saturday but cool conditions for bubka weekend. >> there is an accident on city street at broadway and the embarcadero. they are recyclinthere was a recycling garbage trucks that struck a few people. their injuries are serious. there was a mechanical breakdown for bayshore. there will be delays for both of these trains. >> kron4 will tran is watching the commute that the golden gate bridge. after 76 years there are no longer taking cash. >> you consider how smoothly
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everything is going. they expect that the afternoon may be some problems. as far as the last person in pain at the toe plaza millions of people have gone through here. >> i think they should take this cash and put it in 80 wallet. the reason why they got rid of the toll collectors was as a $16 million over the next five years. >> we will be right back
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>> maybe winning it does not take care of everything. nike is causing a social media storm with their latest online ad showing a picture of tiger woods. the lab ad has a cold from tiger was stating " winning takes
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care of everything. " >> that, posted on facebook and twitter, it is suppose to allude to the fact that the golfer has recovered from a career stumble. some say that it is an appropriate in light of his past marital woes. it is the latest controversy for nike, which has recently had to cut ties with disgraced cyclist lance armstrong and sprinter oscar pretoria's because of separate scandals. >> rogers stated, at what point does his married life become a mind to judge? >> jennifer stated his career is not his personal life. move on! >> ari stated that cheaters
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is a snub in the face of the victims who have to live with the devastation for a lifetime. people like tiger woods have no conscious or remorse and should be held accountable for their actions. >> we want to know what to think, inappropriate or fitting? sound off on our facebook fan page. >> we will be right back. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids?
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>> the time is a 40 5:00 a.m.. the supreme court today will take up the defense of marriage act. yesterday, the accord tackled an appeal of california's ban on same- sex marriage, known as proposition a. the when the proceedings, justice anthony kennedy, who is considered a possible swing vote, discussed arguments from
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both sides. >> we have five years of an information there on the other hand, there is and a media it injured raimmediate ine about $40 a and children in california who live with same-sex parents. today, wants their parents that a full recognition and status. the voice of these children is important. >> the decision some these cases may not come until june or later. >> we're also watching the golden gate bridge. our big story this morning, were just after midnight the
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final toll taker left and the bridge turned to all electronic tolling. we will give literature full traffic report, but first let's check whetheweather. >> take a look at this shot from our roof cam overlooking san francisco. yesterday we woke up to sunny skies and we did have some high clouds. today is quite the contrary. we do have a lot of clouds that are shifting and the temperatures are warmer for this time morning. it is 43 degrees right now in hayward. satellite and radar is monitoring a low pressure. is rotating showers and we are seeing some light rain importunes of california. into the afternoon we may pick up a stray shower. we are however
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keeping our eyes on a bigger system from the gulf of alaska. it will bring significant rain as we transition to the weekend. >> futurecast 4 shows that by noon today we will have a potential for spotty showers. mainly, conditions will be cloudy with some breaks of sun. the rain is not the big story for today but she should keep your eye umbrella handle. there is a possibility that some of those will not see any shower activity. this showers may return as we head into thursday. redwood city will be coming in at 65 degrees. we did see in wide range of 66 to rob a part of the bay. you can expect a similar conditions for today. there is low 60's for downtown san francisco. your kron 47 their run
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debate highlights that friday will be the nicest day of the we. there will be plenty of seven days. we do have changes coming with the slow moving systems carry later in showers will be as will start the next work week. >> remember, you can catch our forecast anytime on our comcast channel 193. >> will will start our bridge check. we have not seen any problems as a result of the change of the toll plaza going electronic. there have been no backups or delays. this is typically when we see the heaviest commute flow scary f this is
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usually at this hour that things are at their worst. there is no backup or delays. the san mateo bridge ride is easy and the drive time is back down to 11 minutes. looking around the bay we're updating the drive time. the east shore freeway is 2426 minutes from hercules to berkeley. >> there are better conditions for the south bay freeway. your ride to the north bay 1 01 southbound still less heavy in san francisco we are tracking an injury accident at the end the state of the embarcadero and broadway. a garbage truck hit two pedestrians. >> hundreds of pages of police reports in the investigation of the tucson
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, ariz. shooting rampage that when the formal represented gabrielle giffords are being made public. today's release will mark the first public glimpse into documents that authorities have kept private since the attack more than two years ago. the documents include transcribed interviews with witnesses, police reports and other records. >> former cia chief david betray ask says that he is sorry. the apology came in his first public appearance since an extramarital affair to read his career last year. he was there to honor veterans and reserve officers and training, but wasted no time in clearing the air on more personal matters. >> i regret and apologize for the circumstances that led to my resignation. it calls paying for my family,
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friends, and supporters. >> some seepage treads appearance as a sign that he will return to public life, in support of his fellow veterans. >> a man suspected of committing a least five commercial burglaries in san leandro was arrested in oakland. after reviewing surveillance video footage, police say that they suspected 48 year-old frederick busch was one of the burglars in a series of burglaries last month. bush was arrested lester said. police sources, said they found stolen property from the burglaries. >> we will be right back.
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morning news. this is set end of an error at the golden gate bridge. now the polling process is completely automatic. will have a live report from the bridge coming up. >> the defense of marriage act hearings are underway in washington d.c.. we will have an update from washington coming up. stay with us here on kron 4 morning news. [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or how to get great prices on things you need for easter. we know you look around for the best deals, that's why we give you real big club card deals each week.
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>> on the top stories that we are following on this was the march 27th. the toll plaza at the golden gate bridge is now officially all automatic. we will have the latest on this change coming up. >> a for alarm fire broke out over nine in san francisco's bayview district, we will have more on what happened. >> the defense a marriage act hearing is underway in washington d.c.. whether the latest on this developing story. >> the obamas de looks to be friday and we do see unsettled weather for the easter weekend. i will talk more about that later. >>
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looking at your ride from the golden gate bridge. we are still looking at a delay for caltran perry ed the falling train to 20 should have been expressed was picking up passengers and making all the stops are 40 minutes behind schedule. >> our other top story that we are following this morning. the golden gate bridge has officially gone automatic. as of midnight, the less toll taker has left the toll plaza and the last car to pay a toll drove through the gates. kron4 will tran joins us
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live from the golden gate bridge. >> they have not had a problem but they did have to tell several people to keep going. you're not supposed to stop but there are those who have not been paying attention or that may be tourists. >> here is a shot from our mount tam. they already knew this was going to a happened because most of them, 86 percent of them have fast track. as far as the toll collectors many of them have been here for years and they were hoping to retire from
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this place. this looks like this will not happen and there were very emotional. >> i have sillies that may be equivalent sometimes. this is something that i do believe that the people were displaced by this can usually get something better. this is a new door that is opening and they can go on a new adventure. >> some of them will go on to other jobs within the district and some of them took severance p harris one person may i may that is shoppinfor
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>you do not have to worry and if you have a rental car that will take care of it perry ed >> you can sit are looking at a run and you could see everyone else. these lanes were they used to take cash are always backed up. >> we did see what a car that was back the but it was so early that it did not cause any frustrations. >> your chalet these lanes have-- >> as far as at the back up if they did not hear the personal go over his bigger to move there was a car that was aching to use their horn.
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>> it does look like this sent the commuters sometime at least some the first day. >> there's more trouble for the new span of the bay bridge. this time it lease 30 of the giants bolts that hold together the new bay bridge have snapped. caltran is considering replacing all 288 of the bolts on the new bridge. engineers believe that the problem is not with the bolts themselves and now with the bridge to design. while they do not have a timeline on fixing the problem, or how much replacing the bolts will cost, caltran insisted the new span is safe and that they plan to open at the day after labor day. >> new this morning out of
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san francisco were fire crews are cleaning up at the scene of a for alarm fire. the fire started just before 1 this morning in the cities and bay v two and a half hours to contain. more than a dozen residents were displaced by the fire, 2 firefighters also suffered minor injuries. >> demonstrators returned to the supreme court today as justices are hearing the second case on same-sex marriage. here is new video and the morning out of washington d.c.. arguments heard on the and the federal defense of marriage act focuses on a provision that keeps married gay americans from getting the same federal benefits and other married couples get. during yesterday's proposition 8 hearing, the justices indicated that they might
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avoid a major national ruling on gay marriage. they appear to be headed towards a resolution that would mean that gay marriages could resume in the state of california. >> stay with kron4 as we continue to follow the same sex marriage hearings in washington today. as celeste of audio recordings become available we will share them with your our web site and our 24/7 channel, comcast 193. you can also check our facebook and twitter pages as well. >> here is a live look outside in san jose. we will have more on your weather coming up.
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>> and eight year-old girl who was shot by and arrow outside a uc berkeley science center is recovering this morning. doctors removed a arrow from her leg yesterday. the year-old girl was climbing on a large whale sculpture at the lawrence hall of science when she was shot. it was
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part of a school trip at the science center. witnesses say that there were other students and the play area when debt as a then happened to. if she was crying a little bed but she was released,. the teachers were consol in her until the ambulance arrived. >> investigators are now trying to figure out where the arrow came from. 11 their witnesses' statements suggesting that might have been shot from somewhere north of the science center. >> police will wrapup patrols following the shooting death of a man outside of the richmond bart station earlier this month. this is video of the shooting scene. bart police will have one of three officers who will control the line from richmond to berkeley at the richmond station during peak hours in the morning and afternoon's.
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meanwhile, the richmond police said that they will have two officers patrol the area and even ride the train. no arrest has been made in the shooting. >> the city of santa clara is flipping on a big internet switch to this week. the city says that it is the first of the country to use wireless, a digital " smart leaders hold on homes as the channels for free city-wide outdoor wifi. the new meters send electricity and water usage reports 3 wireless network, but there is also is separate channel that provides free wifi. city officials said that using the meters as internet channels as " really smart " but warned that strong privacy protections must be
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also installed. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news. mark and rob will take a look at today's winners and losers on wall street. [ teen ] times are good,are?
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it's nice having u-verse, isn't it? see back in my day, we didn't have these newfangled wireless receivers. fangled? no, we watched march madness in the living room... that's where the tv outlet was. what is he talking about? and if mom was hosting her book club that day,
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guess what...you missed it! we couldn't just move the tv all willy-nilly all over the house. ohh! ohh! kids today have it so good. ok. [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver. call to get u-verse tv starting at $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. >> and join us the of the top winners and losers as our financial expert rob black. >> the winner. tiger woods has the solution to the mass of u.s. debt. >> we can save social security, we are not going to cut this. we need the economy to grow. tiger was
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is right when he stated that " winning fixes everything ". >> a another winner. by starbucks. starbucks coffee arabica coffee bean prices are down 50%. >> starbucks keep raising their prices and it will get a good margin kicker. when there was rising you might remember that they rose at their rate of prices. they're not going to cut their rate of coffee. we moan about gasoline but when oil fall it will be the same period >>a another winner is a
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airlines packet and passengers and their record rate in 2012. do not sit next to make eating a top coat. when you get a seat that is in the it is very rare. 8.2% of seats are always taken. the prices are being raised because we're all fine. this is good for the economy. look airlines and the united states. >> let's talk about the loser. facebook says that the number of users who pay to play games has rose 24%. >> zuckerberg is promoting a different developers. but he wants people to play the farm and still in their site. this is one of those
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people are things best-this is like you are desperate. is games really the answer for pushing their stocks up? >> hall about tv, go to says but and watch next six. >> what do you think about companies like zenga? >> if they get no on-line games then people will gamble on a line with or without them. we need the door red meat. do i like them? know.
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>> we are tracking some sea chance of showers. to cut traffic is showing the there are cloudy conditions. there is a little bit of sun that is picking through. it is not causing a lot of moisture and there's no need for a heavy-duty rain jacket or rain will spread it is partly to sunny conditions and a chance of showers, maybe a splint go. it will be little cooler compared to yesterday. this evening there will be a slight chance of showers as well. everyone will not see ram.
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lorraine. m this to the north s rain. most of this to the north of us. you do not see green just parts of it. that means it would just be as spotty shower or two. the same deal was for tomorrow morning, generally it is cloudy conditions. it may be an isolated showers out towards fairfield. the highs for today will be a run average kiver take. 65 for a sunnyvale and san jose was there-65. fremont and palo alto did as 69 degrees.
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heading over to the east day close to seven days and 63 degrees for san leandro. pittsburg is pushing closer to 70 degrees once again perry ed >> 63 degrees for novato and petaluma. 57 degrees for daly city and 64 bryant o64 degr san bruno. friday, looks pretty good in the temperatures will be one of to the lower 70's. there will be cloudy conditions for saturday and sunday. we have a better chance for rain later on on saturday and a little over my on sunday morning sprea.
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>> let's talk about the snow lonski report. there's no fresh powder. and as 95 in. perry ed squaw valley is up to 95 in.. the time now is 9:22 a.m.. >> we have been tracking an accident in san francisco where a pedestrian was struck by a truck. this is at the intersection of broadway and the embarcadero. here is this affecting your traffic. this is traffic headed south bond towards syria deal. it is moving well. this was the inspection of broadway. let injuries were pretty serious however, will hear more from mike pelton later.
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>> well past the peak of traffic that is normally done in a 40 5:00 a.m.. it is still a little heavier the toll plaza the we have not sent any unusual back of is due to the challenge of tolling. your ride to the bay bridge is also looking good with no backup for delays. the san mateo bridge highway 92 is also is smooth ride with no problems. >> we will take a break and we'll be right back after this. [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t.
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say the $300,000 salary for the police department's new overseer is too high. officials said that the new police compliance director, thomas frazier, wants cash equivalents of sick leave, vacation and city pension contributions. he also wants the city to pay another 25% on top of his $270,000 salary to fund his pension. however, city officials said that request is not appropriate. frazier, was baltimore's former police commissioner was appointed to oversee the oakland police department earlier this month. >> san jose has approved a $7 million incentive package to keep samsung semiconductor in silicon valley. the city council unanimously passed the plan during a meeting yesterday
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they also denied an open invitation to expand samsung operations to texas. the incentive package includes an expedited 120 bay development permit process, a 50 percent break on its utility taxes, and a little over 37 da lin dollars in tax credits for each employee that is hired. the city is also reimbursing samsung half a million dollars for equipment that they purchased. >> we will be right back.
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>> welcome back the time is 9:30 a.m.. >> there was a driver headed
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east on when it turned south on embarcadero and the police stated that the driver of the truck hit two people who are in the crosswalk. it was a grandmother and her seven year-old granddaughter. they both were taken to a hospital for treatment. as for the driver, they have interviewed him and that drugs and alcohol was not a factor. in fact, one also stated that he is not going to recommend charges to be filed against the driver. of course, that will be up to the police inspectors who have arrived. they stated that will continue to investigate. >> i just wanna make sure that it was to people not three. >> it was to peopl2 people. >> the driver of the truck stop and he has been cooperating with police. >> here is a live look from
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mount cam. >> we have parlayed the clotting conditions. here is a live look at the bay bridge. in the iis bay that have some calls coming through. it should be a pretty decent day. we will have a mixture of clouds. there is a passing salsa may come through. tomorrow, we have more showers. beyond that, friday it does look pretty good. it is the warmest day of the week and it will be unsettled for easter weekend. it is not a washout. downtown san francisco was coming in at 54 degrees. san carlos and livermore is in the mid-50s. i will have more of your brother a little bit later.
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>> we are looking at a trouble-free commute. the commute still is rolling pretty smoothly. caltran had is that due to mechanical problems with train no. 2 1/8. there are still on why been those of delays. there are down from 40 minutes to 20 minutes. the other agencies are doing okay. >> the golden gate bridge has officially gone automatic. as a midnight, the last poll taker left the toll plaza and the less card to pay a toll drove to the gates. kron4 jackie sissel joins us live from the golden gate bridge. >> this is the first bridge
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and the entire state to do this. there were concerns about what would happen but they have been waiting and they needed to get out. if you do have fasttrack and do not know what to do you cannot just talk. this has pretty much been the same thing all along. they have allowed speaker where they will talk to you. there will let you know that you have the key molding and the they will have an invoice that will be sent to you. in fact, there have been a few people will stop and backed up because it thought there were in the wrong lane. obviously, you do not want to do this. we have had 76 years of this and now for the first morning the sun gone smoothly. they think
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that if the bios fasttrack then they may not see these problems. >> so far, so good. >> but this is really their concern. they stated that over 80 percent of the bill will drive the bridge already has fasttrack. this is why they're trying to get the message out. they have message boards all month to let people know what they can do. solar letter, everyone will pick up the pace. >> the time is 9:35 a.m.. the supreme court has just ended their arguments on the defensive marriage act. this defines marriage as
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only between a man and woman at the national level. rene marsh has more from outside the supreme court. >> today the justice us are ruling then on the federal government's the definition of marriage. this will be up for debate. meantime, outside of the court the crowd is starting to build. >> the crawl outside of the accord is a large. >> my family, like everyone else family demands a full fundamental right. >> they were holding signs bearing their messages. the nine justices heard arguments on california's same-sex marriage man known
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as proposition day. the justices' decision may impact families nationwide. >> there's some 40,000 kids in california whole lives would same-sex parents. the voice of these zero children as important. >> you want us to step in and render a decision based on an assessment? wednesday, the justices will switch the focus. that will decide whether not congress has the right to say whether one couple has rise and the other one does not. >> the justice departmennow then has ended you then state- owned to kron 4. today the
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justice as of zero in on the federal government's definition of marriage. that would be a for debate. the u.s. supreme court meantime outside of the court the crowd is starting to build.
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>> the stanford lady cardinals on their way to the sweet 16. the final game of the season at maples pavilion for the lady cardinals. the cardinals made eight of of their points. they won 73 to 43. they will play georgia in the sweet 16. if they and cal both when, that will play each other for the right to go to the final
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four. >> the city of sacramento was not giving up on the kings. this is led by mayor kevin johnson, the city council voted 7 to 2 less nine in favor of a plan to build a new 18,500 seats or ring and downtown sacramento. the mall for a family has already agreed to sell the team to a group from seattle, but any move there would require nba approval. >> we are now 52 days away from this year's bay to breakers. kron4 is proud to be a part of the san francisco even. we will bring you the race from start to finish. bay to breakers is happening sunday, may 19th.
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the loss final toll taker left and bridge turned to all electronic toll in. >> ron breaking is set for later today for the tallest building on the west coast. it will be located right here in san francisco. kron4 alicia reed has more about the city's south of market neighborhood where the details will be. >> this will be a thousand 70 ft. tall and 1.4000004 ft.. it would be designed so that the transit center. this will be the new hard of the revitalized and never will. this piece of land was sold by the authorities for about $192 million. the construction will start as early as this summer. they hope to have a completed by 2016. >> the time is 9:46 a.m. and
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here is a look at the weather. this will not be a bright and sunny day but we do have some spotty showers. anything that we do receive will be very light. sprinkles are unlikely for today. the temperatures right now are in the '50s and it is fairly mild. vallejo will be in the lower 50s and santa rosa will become in a 58 degrees. satellite radar shows that most of the what weather is to the north in oregon and washington. we would just
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say some weak disturbances. at by noon today we will not be saying widespread brain. it would just the shower to at best. by 6:00 p.m. tonight we will be looking at partly cloudy conditions and should be dry for the majority of us. tomorrow we do have a chance for showers tomorrow morning as well. we will not sit in the moisture adult. the highs for to that will be pretty comfortable it will be low 70's for cupertino and the same thing for santa clara. milpitas will get up to about 66. the temperatures will warm-up closest 70's. there will be upper 70's for
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danville cooler for people that are by the water. for all our friends and the north bay mid-60's for the santa rosa area. low 60's for downtown san francisco said mattel will be looking at 53 degrees amend the rush-hour sprinkel to that. friday looks dry. a lot of sunshine. >> the weekend will the easter sunday. the good news is that we will not have heavy rain so you'll want to bring your umbrella and plan for a little thin door easter egg hunt. the time now was 9:49 a.m.. >> your ride to the bay
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bridge is a backup. it is likely that we have some people that are on spring break bread highway 92 is this mold right within 11 minutes' drive time. there are still slowed traffic around the bay the south bay freeway still-says the conditions look great in the drive times are back under 30 minutes. >> just released. police documents in the tucson, ariz. shooting rampage for release today by the panama,
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sure as a department. the records are an estimated 2700 pages of witnesses' accounts, police reports and other documents in the investigation of the arizona shooting rampage. six people were killed and former prisoners of gabrielle giffords and 11 others were wounded in the shooting here the judge in the case has prevented authorities from releasing the records. he cleared the way after the conclusion of the criminal case against a man who carried out the attack. >> the has been quiet after resigning because of an affair with his biographer, but last month former cia director david portrays return to said that he was
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sorry. it pain tells us what this committee for his future and his reputation. >> please allow me to begin my remarks by regenerating house are rate and i apologize for the circumstances that led to my resignation from the cia and caused pain for my family, friends, and supporters. >> put treads was invited to speak and he was still director of the cia. sources say that he is not ready to announce any future plans. experts say that this is a way for him to get better. >> if he is not deck and being constructive it will be a loss for all of us. he paid a tremendous cost. >> the press keep coming from north korea as it declares itself " combat ready ". the country would
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be on threats to stay, and a put is or what its a long range artillery forces at their highest combat alert. north korea's military alert comes at a sensitive time, the three-year anniversary of the sinking of is all congress did that killed 46 sailors. north korea directly threaten the united states military base in hawaii, the mainland and glum. officials are trying to determine if these threats are indications of rail and insecurity. >> will be right back.
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>> at program reminder that dr. phil is coming up after the news. will have more
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coming up and a few minutes. >> two cities in the bay area have made the list for the best cities for adults. that is accorded to a financial literacy web site. honornerd wallet.com . sampras's go with that number to one the list. the city has a total of 27 ballparks making it a perfect place for dog lovers. at no. 10 is oakland. voters say that they like it because oakland sunday, walkable, and has affordable vet care. bowden number one was portland, oregon. >> we will see you later. do
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not forget to check out dr. phil.
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