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>> top stories we're following this easter weekend.saturday, march 30th. a teenager and his grandmother attacked in san francisco's mission district. how police are responding coming up. >> a nasty attack at the
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giants and a's game at a-t and t ballpark. we have details on the fight.. caught on video. >> and a rainy easter weekend in the bay area. with more on the way. with the very latest on your forecast, let's check in with janu arasu. we're taking this live look outside at the golden gate bridge. it is a foggy start to the morning. there are some sprinkles in the north bay. into the afternoon there is a chance of some cloudy showers continuing through sunday. we're expecting more in terms of rain. indecency mainly those cells are off shore but you are going to see that system spinning off of alaska counterclockwise. this is
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approaching us and as it does lyrics by acting widespread showers and thunderstorms. the rain is sitting offshore but it is expected to hit the north bay. >> new this morning, u.s. park police are investigating a shooting in san francisco's fort mason area. people in the normally quiet area reported hearing gunfire around 9 last night. minutes later, a man walked into a restaurant in ghirardelli square with a shot to the leg. authorities excpect him to survive his injury. police have not yet identified or arrested a >> a 78-year-old woman is robbed in the mission district of san francisco. and, as kron four's philippe djegal reports. it happened while she was trying to protect her grandson from >> the san francisco police say officers are already making extra rounds in the area of 24th and capp in the mission district.
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and, will continue to do so in light of thursday night's attack. police say a 16-year-old boy was returning home with his grandmother. after her doctor's appointment at a nearby hospital. when at around six o'clock in the evening. four teenage boysattacked the 16-year-old on the sidewalk. he was punched several times. and a tooth was knocked out. police say the suspects then stole his grandmother's purse. when she tried fighting off her grandson's attackers. police say this area is considered a hot spot in the mission district. it's near bart, several bus stops and businesses that close before it gets dark. but despite warning the public against it. police say people continue to use electronic devices while in the area. or, carry large bags and purses. which, police say, attracts theives. this couple has lived in the area for three years. and, say they've had enough. within a block or to from
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here there is at least one or two assaults. it is disturbing and i don't feel comfortable walking out at night. people need to be very aware and alert. to consider moving away from the area every day. at this time, police are not releasing detailed descriptions of the suspects. they say they don't want to compromise their investigation. but say they are looking into the possibility that surveillance cameras may have caught the incident on video. in the mission district of san francisco, philippe >> two children will spend the weekend recovering from injuries they sustained. during two separate shootings this week in the east bay. kron 4's mike pelton is live at richmond police headquaters with more. mike? fortunately bulk of those children are expected to be ok. she received treatment
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for minor injuries. they're offering a $25,000 award to find the shooter. that's a higher amount than usual.
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they're so outraged that this happened to the child. >> a man is facing assault charges. after a nasty attack on another fan at the a's-giants game thursday night. this footage shows the fight that broke out. according to police, trinidad juarez was arrested about ten oclock thursday night in the arcade area of the ballpark. witnesses describe seeing juarez kicking someone in the head. while the victim, reportedly wearing a's gear, lay on the ground. it's not clear if the attack was related to cross bay rivalry. juarez was taken into custody on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and probation violation. the victim suffered from swelling and cuts. >> in oakland this morning. an easter weekend treat for elephants at the oakland zoo. visitor get the fun of feeding the packaderms with fresh produce. its part of the bi-annual "feast for the beasts" event at the oakland zoo.
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the first 250 guests will be allowed to enter the elephant enclosure before they're fed. today also marks the opening of a new exhibit at the zoo called "animals of the trees". >> a tiger cub born last month at the san francisco zoo will make her first public debut today. these are photos of the sumatran tiger dubbed "the cub". she is about five weeks old and has been kept out of the public's view so she and her mother could spend some time bonding. "the cub" will be on display at the lion house at one this afternoon. >> coming up on kron 4 news [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids?
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>> north korea today declared a state of war
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with south korea. however, pentagon officials say the declaration is nothing more than war- mongering rhetoric. none the less analysts are keeping an eye on events like a closely watched chess game. today's announcement comes after a rally in north korean capital pee-yong- yang on friday. thousands gathered in staged protest of u-s participation in south korean military drills friday. north korean leader kim jong-oon has reportedly ordered that rockets be aimed at american targets in korea, and toward u-s soil. >> in iraq, a string ofdozens more were wounded. this comes amid a rise in >> u-s commandos in eastern afghanistan have handed over their base to afghan special forces. the move meets a demand by president hamid karzai to have american forces leave the area. karzai accused u-s troops and an interpreter working with them of torture, kidnapping and execution of militant suspects at the base. work alongside local police to keep insurgents from using the area to attack the capital of kabul.
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>> the body of a fallen marine is back home in the bay area. lance corporal sara castro- mata. who is from oakley. was killed last week at a marine base in quantico, virginia. officials say, a relationship dispute could be to blame for the deadly triple shooting. here are photographs of 19- year old castro-mata. she joined the marines in december 20-11. last month, she was promoted to lance corporal. both the accused shooter. and castro-mata are from the bay area. her accused killer. sergeant eusobia lopez. is from pacifica. he committed suicide after the attack on castro-mata and another marine. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend [ both ] we're foodies.
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>> let's take a quick look outside this morning. meteorologist for your first this is a view for the bay bridge toll plaza. plenty of cloud cover out there. there's a good chance of what weather tomorrow. dreiser to the workweek but showers are returning to the forecast for wednesday and thursday. the wet weather is mostly to the north of us. it's coming down from alaska. the intensity will pick up from the rain. the thunderstorms will come
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tomorrow. today though we're expecting mostly cloudiness. portions of the north bay getting some light rain throughout the day. but it is mainly a cloud cover. 4 am tomorrow we will see more of the wet weather. it will have the bayshore is hard by 10:00 a.m.. for people in the north bay will be a well one definitely. the rain will continue to push north and east out of the area. hopefully it will be dry by monday. >> now five months
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after superstorm sandy-- more than two- thousand people displaced by the storm are still living in new york city hotels. the federal emergency management agency is paying for rooms that cost about 252-dollars a night for more than 900 households at 45 different hotels around the city. the city department of homeless services says those families will soon get public housing apartments. city officials say the hotel stays are supposed to end by april 30th. >> the state emergency management agency has released a new map which shows what could happen. if a large tsunami wave were to hit the california coast. kron 4's charles clifford >> across california, the 267,000 thousand people live in area's that are vulnerable to a tsunamis another 169,000 people work
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in those same locations. behind me here is a google earth map that shows what would happen if a magnitude 8 earthquake somewhere offshore sent a tsunami wave towards the coast. let's focus on what would happen here in the bay area. the purple area's are where the wave could hit. in san francisco, a wave hitting ocean beach could reach inland as far as 47th street. the wave would also pass through the golden gate and reach locations inside san francisco bay. in the marina, on the city's northern edge, the wave could stretch to bay street.in the middle of the bay, treasure island could be completely washed over. and in the east bay, nearly all of the port of oakland, large swaths of alameda and the area around the oakland airport could be inundated. a tsunami could also reach inland as far as the oakland coliseum. the state e-m-a hopes that these updated maps will help local agencies create better emergency response plans. in the newsroom, charles clifford kron 4 news. >> yosemite's curry village
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has reopened and ready for spring and summer visitors. this after it became the site of a deadly hanta virus outbreak last summer. the outbreak at the popular lodging spot killed three people. and sickened ten others. the virus is spread by rodent droppings. each year. thousands of people visit curry village. which is made up of more than 400 canvas and wood cabins. the tents where the hanta virus infections were found, are in what's called. the "signature series cabins". the park service crews removed more than 90 of those cabins. in an effort to permanently stop the disease from spreading. they're also cleaning the other cabins. and working to educate visitors about how hanta virus spreads. >> labor and business leaders say they're close to a deal for a new low-skilled worker program. disagreement over the conditions of the program last week threatened to de- rail a sweeping immigration reform bill in the u-s senate.
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that bill would increase border security and provide a path to legal status for 11 million immigrants. the worker program will create visas for housekeepers, long-term care workers, and other low-skilled laborers. >> a former aerobics instructor in maine has pleaded guilty to charges of theft, tax evasion and prostitution. alxis wright was originally indicted on more than a hundred charges. prosecutors accused her of running a prostitution business out of her zumba fitness studio. they agreed to downgrade the charges, so wright would not face a felony. in return, she was to plead guilty, spend ten months in jail, and pay fines and restitution of more than 50-thousand >> "obviously, the amount of jail time that's involved for someone who's never gone to jail before and that has no criminal record is disappointing, but obviously, it's nice to see that miss wright will not be convicted of a felony and that that will not follow her."
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a judge sentenced wright's co-conspirator, mark strong, to 20 days in jail. he was convicted, earlier this month, of promoting prostitution. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend enough about the book, i want to hear about your date.
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see something new this weekend. g-i joe returns to the big screen. with the newest installment in the series. and there's also a new film based on a novel from the author of the twilight series. carl azuz has a preview of
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>> the fight against cobra continues in "g-i joe: retaliation." in the follow up to the 2009 film, "the rise of cobra," the team struggles against threats from within their own government. starring dwayne johnson, bruce willis and channing tatum, "g-i joe: retaliation" is rated "p-g 13." "tyler perry's temptation" tells the story of a married woman seduced by a handsome billionaire. the choices she makes will change her life forever. featuring performances from vanessa williams and kim kardashian, "tyler perry's temptation" is rated "p-g 13." "the host" is a love story set in a future where humanity is nearly extinct. an unseen enemy has inhabited almost every human's body, erasing their memories. but a few survivors are
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fighting back. based on the novel by "twilight" author stephanie meyer, "the host" is rated "p-g 13" for now showing, i'm carl
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>> let's take a quick look meteorologist for your first forecast. to protest fog up there today. we've seen since body struggles and the north bay. if temperatures are pretty
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mild. mid-cities in san jose oakland talker. pre-war today in the south bay. cloudy but fatigue warm day. 66 for downtown san francisco. there is moisture to the north of us. we could see some spotty showers today but most of the rain is coming tomorrow. >> a 10- year-old girl is recovering this morning after she was struck by debris caused by a bullet fired in east oakland yesterday. this is video from our
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helicopter partnership with a-b-c 7 news..showing cops on the scene. just before 5-pm gunshots were reported near the corner of 82nd avenue and a street. police say the girl was taken to a hospital and treated for minor injuries. this is just one of several incidents where injury was caused by shots fired in oakland yesterday. >> that is the sound of bullets captured by a police shot spotter. those shots fired in richmond thursday afternoon. ended up hitting a one- year old baby boy. the gunman responsible for that shooting is still on the loose. the boy is at home recovering from removal of a bullet fragment in the neck. >> police are offering a 25- thousand dollar reward. for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. authorities say, the department is going all- out on this investigation.
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>> police say, they are also looking at surveilance cameras in the area. to try and identify and capture the gunman. >> a fremont man has been convicted of second-degree murder for fatally stabbing a newark high school football player outside of a house party last year. 18-year-old osana futi was found stabbed in april last year after police responded to a loud party in fremont. futi was getting ready to graduate from newark memorial high school where he was a star running back and linebacker. the man who killed futi, 19-year-old abraham hade, was convicted thursday. prosecutors say hade led a local gang associated with the nortenos. he is facing 16-years to life in prison. >> san bruno police are stole a number of laptops
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from el crystal elementary school in san bruno. just after ten thursday night, someone broke into the school and stole 18 of the school's mac book pro's. those computers were primarily used for exceleration and intervention programs. but also contained educational software. the laptops are valued at 40-thousand dollars. and the principal says, it will take quite a while for the school to replace them. >> authorities believe a milpitas bank robbery suspect is also responsible for two robberies in palo supporters of gay marriage.
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purses. and, say they've had enough.>> coming up on kron 4 newsshe joined the marines in>> yosemite's curry village into theaters to see>> police are offering a 25- looking for a suspect who >> authorities believe a milpitas bank robbery suspect is also responsible for two robberies in palo alto. thirty-two-year old hunter thompson is suspected of north milpitas blvd on march
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ninth. he's also accused of robbing a credit union in of cash january, and a walgreens of drugs in december. all three robberies involved the use of a gun. thompson was located and arrested in emeryville on tuesday. police say thompson may also be responsible for robberies in san francisco, redwood city, santa clara and fremont. police arrest man connected to milpitas bank robbery in emeryville by bay city ews service a man tuesday in connection with a bank robbery from more than two weeks ago, police said. hunter d. thompson, 32, of san jose, is believed to have robbed a chase bank, located at 37 n. milpitas blvd., on the afternoon of march 9, according to olice. into the bank with a firearm, approached a bank teller and handed over a demand note, police said. the teller handed over cash and the suspect fled, according to police. police were unable to find after the robbery and, after a joint investigation with san jose located and arrested in emeryville on tuesday, according to police. officers recovered a revolver and an air gun in the car thompson mom, i invited justin over for lunch.
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>> it's easter weekend for catholics and christians. in rome, pope francis celebrated one of the most important days on the christian calendar. good friday. the pontiff led a candlelit procession around the coliseum. this ceremony retraces the steps of jesus carrying the cross to his crucifixion. pope francis broke tradition on tuesday and washed the feet of young detainees at a youth detention center. mirrors jesus' washing his fighting changes to federal government attempts to address its long-term debt problem. government benefits are adjusted according to obama is using a slightly different measure of inflation to calculate social security benefits. the veterans groups are rallying because the benefits would grow at a slower rate. it is unclear if the president and lawmakers will
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>> new york city is appealing a judge's decision to scrap mayor michael bloomberg's ban on big containers of sodas. mayor's health initiative" to combat obesity. but a state supreme court judge overturned it as "arbitrary and capricious." the ban would limit the size of drinking cups for sugary beverages to up to 16 ounces at city food service establishments. arguments are scheduled for
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let 10:00 a.m. spotty rains. ysabel also looks like it will be able especially for people is enormous bay. kron4 looks like you'll be a dry start to the workweek prefer if for but the rain will return to the area. >> in sports. the giants make national league m-v-p
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man. . and would the darlings of the n-c double-a tournament continue to shock the competition. or would the dream die. here's jason applebaum with the sports highlights. >> big changes at the golden you ain't seen nothing yet until he's 35. and unlike barry zito's deal said this could
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actually be money well spent.in posey's two full seasons he has two world series titles, a rookie of the year award, a batting title, and is the reigning national league most valuable player
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>> exhibition a's/giants buster posey top 4th nicknoonan single to left >> it was fun while it lasted.but florida gulf coast's run has finally come to an end. andy enfield and his eagles reach the sweet 16.and it looked good early ncaa - florida/ florida gulf coast andy enfield coach of florida gulf coast 1st half brent comer steal and lob to oop dunk florida gulf coast jumped out for an early 15-4 lead 2nd half florida too good mike rosario throws it off the back of a florida for the dunk >> ncaa - kansas/ michigan michigan takes the floor kansas le by 10 points with
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3 minutes left but with time winding down and kansas up 3 trey burke. hits the long trey with 4.2 seconds leftin overtime michigan up 1 burke misses but mitch mcgary is there for the offensive rebound andclock winging down kansaselijah jonson drives and chance to score but passes back to naadir tharpe for the three and the win it's no good
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here's this week's bay area arts and entertainment report. this weekend it oakland zoo opened the animals of the tree exhibit. take the family and kids
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there it will be great. the easter parade will take place on sunday featuring a lot of children and family activities. past celebrations have included large inflatable bounces. kids' rides. costumed carriers. and also pony rides. check out this sunday. it's on union street. 10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on union street. in the south bay celebrate easter at the community easter egg hunt at 10:00 a.m.. had to guadalupe park. rain or shine and it is free. that's this week's entertainment and arts report. happy easter a southern california chick filet offered free food to supporters of great game marriage. the fast-food
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chain ignited controversy last year when they made anti-gay statements. the owner showed up to a gay- rights rally and handed out free meal keyboards. i wanted to show that chick filet is not about haight. we like to serve everyone. manatees are looking for warmer weather in florida. dozens are moving into warm places. they have seen more than 100 manatees in the area which is twice as many as usual. boater's being warned about the high concentration of manatees.
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>> hello everybody welcome to our second live hour of kron 4 news weekend.north korea is making war like sounds. u.s. officials call it bluster. we have theand kids caught in the crossfire.mike pelton reports live from richmond. jan here to cheer us up with some singing in our future
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>> let's take a quick look outside this morning. let's check in with meteorologist for your first forecast. lots of fog still out there. it is fog be cloudy and there is a lot going out there today. there will be some sprinkles up there. the temperatures will be pretty mild the round. 56 degrees in soccer. upper 60s on the
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space shores. upper 60s in the north bay as well. we could continue to see that throughout the day. this system is approaching. so we could see light showers to that but the main weather will approach tomorrow. the easter sunday forecast is coming up. >> two children will spend the weekend recovering from injuries they sustained. during two separate shootings this week in the east bay. kron 4's mike pelton is live headquaters with more.
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mike? fortunately both of those children are expected to be ok. it has turned into be a very violent few days. both children were caught and gunfire. here is a video from the helicopter partnership with abc seven news. we responded to the call it the seventh ave. two suspects fired multiple rounds. the tenor old is struck by degree caused by one of the bullets. she received treatment for minor injuries. a bullet fragment struck him in the neck thursday in richmond. his grandfather was feeding the one-year-old. police think the it sure targeted and a man outside the apartment on a bicycle. no arrests have
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been made. there is a $25,000 award being offered. we will bring you any updates in their search for the shooter. >> thanks mike. >> officers are making extra rounds in san francisco's mission district. following the robbery of a 78-year-old woman trying to protect her grandson. it happened ner 24th and capp streets thursday evening. four teenage boys attacked a 16-year-old on the sidewalk, knocking out his tooth. the suspects then stole his grandmother's purse. police say this area is considered a hot spot in the mission district. one local couple says they're fed up with the crime.
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>> "within a block or two of here, every week there at least a few assaults. so, it's pretty disturbing and by myself at night. despite warning the public against it, people continue or, carry large purses in attracts theives. police are not releasing detailed descriptions of the suspects in thursday's attack and robbery. but they say surveillance cameras may have caught the incident on video. >> new this morning, u.s. park police are investigating a shooting in san francisco's fort mason area. people in the normally quiet area reported hearing gunfire around 9 last night.minutes later, a man walked into a restaurant in ghirardelli square with a shot to the leg. authorities excpect him to survive his injury. police hav not yet identified or arrested a suspect. >> a man is facing assault charges. after a nasty attack on another fan at the a's-giants game thursday night. this footage shows the fight that broke out. according to police, trinidad juarez was arrested about ten oclock thursday juarez kicking someone in the head. while the victim, reportedly
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wearing a's gear, lay on the ground. it's not clear if the attack was related to cross bay rivalry. juarez was taken into custody on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and probation violation. the victim suffered from swelling and cuts. but was treated at the scene. >> yosemite's curry village has reopened and ready for this after it became the site of a deadly hanta virus outbreak last summer. the outbreak at the popular lodging spot killed three people. and sickened ten others. the virus is spread by rodent droppings. each year. thousands of people visit curry village. which is made up of more than 400 canvas and wood cabins. the tents where the hanta virus infections were found, are in what's called. the "signature series cabins". the park service crews removed more than 90 of those cabins. in an effort to permanently stop the disease from spreading. the're also cleaning the other cabins. and working to educate visitors about how hanta virus spreads.
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in area's that are vulnerable to a tsunamis another 169,000 people work in those same locations. behind me here is a google earth map that shows what would happen if a magnitude 8 earthquake somewhere offshore sent a tsunami wave towards the coast. let's focus on what would happen here in the bay area. the purple area's are where the wave could hit. in san francisco,a wave hitting ocean beach could reach inland as far as 47th street. the wave would also pass through the golden gate and reach locations inside san francisco bay. in the marina, on the city's northern edge, the wave could stretch to bay street. in the middle of the bay, treasure island could be completely washed over. and in the east bay, nearly all of the port of oakland, large swaths of alameda and the area around the oakland airport could be inundated. a tsunami could also reach inland as far as the oakland coliseum. the state e-m-a hopes that
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these updated maps will help local agencies create better emergency response plans. in the newsroom, charles clifford kron 4 news. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend
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as we head into the workweek upper six is expected for the north bay. 71 degrees in san jose. well '60s for the coastal area. we are seeing rain to the north of oz. we're
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expecting rain to grow more widespread. mainly cloudy conditions today as we head into overnight hours we will see the rain pick up. >>
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north korea today declared a state of war with south korea. however, pentagon officials say the declaration is nothing more than war- mongering rhetoric. keeping an eye on events game. today's announcement comes after a rally in north korean capital pee-yong-yang on friday. north korean leader kim jong-oon has reportedly ordered that rockets be korea, and toward u-s soil. chris lawrence reports. there is a chart marked the u.s. mainland strike planned. the missile plans go for austin tx ha why a loss angeles and washington d.c.. he is a young and
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inexperienced leader and what he wants to prove himself. so far the rhetoric has not been matched by military moves. but it has no end game and could go on for awhile. some say that the flights could lead to
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unintended consequences. the full range of options were considered. some suggesting the u.s. to do less than fly b-2s and some urging the u.s. to do more. >> in iraq, a string of bombings targeting shi-ite mosques killed at least 23 people on friday. dozens more were wounded. the attacks happened in baghdad and the northern city of kirkuk. the explosions hit outside mosques where people had gathered for friday prayers. this comes amid a rise in violence across iraq as the country prepares for their first elections in three years. >> the body of a fallen
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marine is back home in the bay area. lance corporal sara castro- mata. who is from oakley. was killed last week at a marine base in quantico, virginia. officials say, a relationship dispute could be to blame for the deadly triple shooting. here are photographs of 19- year old castro-mata. she joined the marines in december 20-11. last month, she was promoted to lance corporal. both the accused shooter. and castro-mata are from the bay area. her accused killer. sergeant eusobia lopez. is from pacifica. he committed suicide after the attack on castro-mata and another marine. >> labor and business leaders say they're close to a deal for a new low- skilled worker program. disagreement over the conditions of the program last week threatened to de- rail a sweeping immigration reform bill in the u-s senate. that bill would increase border security and provide a path to legal status for 11 million immigrants. the worker program will create visas for housekeepers, long-term care workers, and other low-skilled laborers.
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>> a former aerobics instructor in maine has pleaded guilty to charges of theft, tax evasion and prostitution. alexis wright was originally indicted on more than a hundred charges. prosecutors accused her of running a prostitution business out of her zumba fitness studio. they agreed to downgrade the charges, so wright would not face a felony. in return, she was to plead guilty, spend ten months in jail, and pay fines and restitution of more than 50-thousand dollars. >> "obviously, the amount of jail time that's involved for someone who's never gone to jail before and that has no criminal record is disappointing, but obviously, it's nice to see that miss wright will not be convicted of a felony and that that will not follow her." a judge sentenced wright's co-conspirator, mark strong, to 20 days in jail. he was convicted, earlier this month, of promoting prostitution. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend
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25,000 gamers have invaded the san francisco for the game developers conference. they are shelling of the latest and greatest in the gaming. to the surprise of thethe thing getting the most buzz is the virtual reality headset. it is back and better and more promising than ever. there was one
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thing that really stood out at g d c. there was a huge line of people trying to get their hands on this device. this is going to revolutionize the way people experience the video games. it allows players to step inside the game. it provides a 3 d experience with a wide view of the game. the video output from the gaming system is quite into the headset. it is an extreme as 3 d experience. a gamer can move their head of around 360 degrees inside the game. they hope to bring
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this to market for under a few hundred dollars. sony and-off are working on similar headsets. gabe slate kron 4 news.
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outside this morning. heavenly valley let's check in with meteorologist for your first forecast. it is a cloudy start out there today. in the inland valleys and coastal areas it might be a bit wet today. they will have to mid-50s in san francisco san jose oakland concord santa rosa and livermore. low seventies for highs in the afternoon. 69 degrees in nevada. there is rain it to the north. it is coming from alaska. it is
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moving in a counterclockwise movement. >> san bruno police are looking for a suspect who stole a number of laptops from el crystal elementary school in san bruno. just after ten thursday night, someone broke into the school and stole 18 of the school's mac book pro's. those computers were primarily used for exceleration and intervention programs. but also containedthe laptops are valued at 40- thousand dollars. and the quite a while for the school >> authorities believe a for two robberies in palo robbing a chase bank onhe's also accused of robbing january, and a walgreens of all three robberies involved the use of a gun. thompson was located and arrested in emeryville on tuesday. police say thompson may also be responsible for
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robberies in san francisco, redwood city, santa clara and fremont. >> a 10-year-old girl is recovering this morning after she was struck by debris caused by a bullet fired in east oakland yesterday. this is video from our helicopter partnership with a-b-c 7 news..showing cops on the scene. just before 5-pm gunshots were reported near the corner of 82nd avenue and a street. police say the girl was taken to a hospital and treated for minor injuries. this is just one of several incidents where injury was caused by shots fired in oakland yesterday. >> that is the sound of bullets captured by a police shot spotter. those shots fired in
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richmond thursday afternoon. ended up hitting a one- year old baby boy. the gunman responsible for that shooting is still on the loose. the boy is at home recovering from removal of a bullet fragment in the neck. >> police are offering a 25- thousand dollar reward. for arrest of the suspect. authorities say, the>> police say, they are also looking at surveilance cameras in the area. to try and identify and capture the gunman. >> a southern california state and bay area continued to drop in february. that's according to employment data released yesterday. a closer look. and the u.s. unemployment rate dropping to 7.7% in february. that is the lowest it's been for four years.
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california's unemployment has dropped from 9.8. down from 10.8 in february of 2012. the bay area. the san jose region is bound to 7.6%. this is a sign that hiring is consistent and the economy is healthier than it's been years. >> new this morning-- in his weekly address president barack obama is wishing a joyful easter to those who celebrate the resurrection of jesus christ. he says the easter and passover holidays give
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millions of people a chance to appreciate their surroundings. for millions of americans, this is a special and sacred time of year. in the midst of all of our busy and noisy lives, these holy days afford us the precious opportunity to slow down and spend some quiet moments in prayer and reflection. from judaism to islam; hinduism to sikhism; there echoes a powerful call to serve our brothers and sisters. to keep in our hearts a deep and abiding compassion for all. and to treat others as we wish to be treated ourselves.michelle and i wish you a blessed and joyful easter. >> in the republican address, representative terry lee of nebraska called for approval of the proposed keystone x-l pipeline to bring oil from canada's tar sands to texas gulf coast refineries. the obama administration is considering whether to approve the project, which would run through lee's home state. >> coming up on kron 4 news
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first pitch for the game is that one of five. they open at home on monday against the mariners. a tiger cub born last month at the san francisco zoo will make their first public debut today. she has been kept out of the public's view to do bonding with her mother. >>
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in oakland this morning. an easter weekend treat for elephants at the oakland zoo. visitor get the fun of feeding the packaderms with fresh produce. its part of the bi-annual "feast for the beasts" event at the oakland zoo. the first 250 guests will be allowed to enter the elephant enclosure before they're fed. today also marks the opening of a new exhibit at the zoo called "animals of the the cold weather snap in the florida has manatees looking for warmer waters. northeast of orlando manatees are gathering in a park. there are twice as many as usual and the park. they stick around for a few days until the weather warms up. boaters in the weather are being warned about the high concentration of manatees in the water. hansel excited.
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>> sex, swagger and swing: sinatra and darin in the concert that never was, tonight, 8pm mill valley for more information go to how great that you have a combined this into one of the show. how can i put a
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show together that is perfect for jan? aside from the date in history oddly enough sinatra died on his birthday. they were similar yet different at the same time. frank sinatra was the king. everyone followed hand. nobody could ever be sinatra. that is the difference. sinatra was all about a lyric. bobby darin was all about the swing. kind of on the songs to sing about but it still great. the lyrics that he uses are
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all low bids on tasteful. tonight at the show we will do it. back to sinatra how do you combine these two. well we've done is combined songs. sing a little bit of sinatra. you're part of the rat pack show and be a good way of doing sinatra.
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everyone says that's the signature song. some people say my way, but he had so many great songs. what is something that would surprise people about sinatra?. it would surprise people that he was such an incredibly good guy. he was incredibly charitable. he fought for ethnicity. he helped break down racial barriers. if you haven't seen suddenly the man with the golden arm he's brilliant. incredible. " is
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that good looking guy and that cover all its me. >> beach blanket babylon scholarship for the arts! deadline april 26th open to bay area high school
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seniors: singers/actors/dancers, beachblanketbabylon.com/scho larship and be part of that. it is a great chance for high school kids. what you are doing is just remarkable. i love it, you get a whole crowd going. >> let's take a quick look outside this morning. you can still see that heavy cloud cover. let's check in with meteorologist for your first mostly cloudy. but also possibly for thunderstorms. as we start the work week it will be dry. charge will return by midweek though.
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pretty mile start the build morning. mid-50s pretty much all around. mid-50s in the south bay. the upper 60s and low 70's. 71 in san jose. a little warmer and pleasanton. upper 60s for your ease bayshore. let's talk what the rain. shower activity right now is off shore. but we will see showers in the north bay. this system is dropping down from alaska and make counterclockwise direction. that rain will grow more widespread with a possibility of thunderstorms still it is really into the early
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morning hours or we see the rain. widespread along the bay shores. there will be down for all around. easter lunch will be a wet one. the rain will taper off and pushed north and east. the 7 day around the bay is showing us the showers we will review this week and then a another round of showers in the middle of the week. we'll take a quick break and come back. i should be arrested for crimes against potted plant kind.
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san jose sing a 53% increase in car theft this year. 1800 cars
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were stolen from in february. the 1994 honda accord is the most frequently stolen car in the united states. he has learned from experience. this black 1994 honda was stolen and then driven told the wheels fell off. his car
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was stolen twice. these two cars stolen both 94 accords. the white one was stolen twice and recover twice. ridgefield jaguar any key will start these cars. do
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>> hello everybody and
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welcome to our third live hour of kron 4 news weekend. president obama ascends easter and passover wishes to christians and jews. we will have that and nasa unveils a new solar airplane. we will show you. >> >this is the view of the bay bridge toll plaza. is currently a foggy start. there will be mild temperatures as you head out the door. we do have the
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upper 50s for san jose. if you're headed out the door in santa rosa it is at 58 degrees. afternoon highs will be pretty warm for the south bay. it will be 71 degrees for san jose. upper 50s and low seven is for the east valley. it will be upper 60s for the east bay shore. we're looking at about 66 degrees for downtown san francisco. 65 degrees for papilloma. we are enjoying good temperatures but it will be pretty wet outside. we will take a look at one week can expect widespread rain we return. >> we would not check in with mike pelton. two children spent the weekend recovering from
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injuries that they sustain during two separate shootings this weekend in the east bay. kron4 mike pelton as liven up a richmond police headquarters. >> they are continuing to interview people and there was a bullet fragment found in a child's neck. this is one of two shootings that happened within the past several days. these children are expected to be okay. the latest incident happened in east oakland and as you take a look at this video with our partnership with abc 7 news. there responded before 5:00 p.m. of shots that were fired. oakland police told me that two suspects fired multiple rounds and that the tenure road was struck by the bullet. she was receiving treatment for her injuries. the one-year-old is recovering and he is not of the hospital after a bullet fragment struck him in the neck. the grandfather was
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just feeding him when a bullet came through the window. the police believe that a man was targeted who was outside of the apartment. as for the man of the bicycle he was shot in the leg and he was treated and released. if police stated that he is not cooperating. there is a $25,000 reward in this case. this is higher than usual and the police that is that they're so outraged. >> in richmond, mike pelton kron 4 news. >> i just read something about richmond getting control on their crime and that they were having such a difficult problem. they were trying to crack down but is unfortunate that this has happened. >> you could just hear the sound of officers voices when this happened. this was due to this and ball and such a small child. they do
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have patrols to set up in the area. >> a man is facing assault charges after a nasty attack on a another fan at a a's and giants game on thursday night. this footage shows the fight that broke out. according to police, trinidad juarez kicking someone in the head, while the victim, reportedly wearing a as a gear was on the ground. it is not clear if the attack was related to across bay rivalries. juarez was taken into custody of suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and a probation violation. if the victim suffered from swelling and cuts but was treated at the same period >> new this morning. a man is in a hospital after being
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shot and san francisco's mission district. the shooting happened just after 3:00 p.m. on 24 street near bryant street. police are still investigating the shooting and do they do not have any suspects. >> a 78 year-old woman is rob and the mission district of san francisco. and, as kron4 phillippe djegal reports. in happened what she was trying to protect her grandson from date assaultive. >> police say that the suspect stole his grandmother's purse. hthe police state that this is a hot spot. they stated that a lot of the businesses in this area close the early due to the area been so bad. people continue to use their
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electronic devices and carried large bags even though police stated that these attract the thieves. thethis couple stated that they have stayed in this area for years and that they have had enough. >> it is very disturbing and i have just out walking out at night by myself. >> we started being aware and alert. we try to keep our heads up. >> have you considered moving away? >> yes. absolutely, every day. >> the police stated that did not want to compromise their investigation but there are looking into the fact as surveillance cameras may have caught everything. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. u.s. forces hand over power to afghan soldiers in a troubled area of the country. we will have that story next.
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>> here's a live look outside and walnut creek. we will be right back. enough about the book, i want to hear about your date.
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>> welcome back. the time is 9:10 a.m.. north korea today declared a state of war with south korea. however, pentagon officials say that the declaration is nothing more than war mongering and rhetoric. nonetheless analysts are keeping an eye on events like a closely watched chess game. if today's announcement comes after a rally in north korean capital peeyong yang on friday. thousands gathered in a stack a protest of u.s. participation in a car south
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korean military drills friday. no criminal leader kim jong oon has reportedly ordered a rock is the aimed at american targets and career, and toward u.s. soil. >> u.s. commandos and eastern afghanistan have handed over their base staff and special forces. the move means that demand by president hamid karzai to have american forces leave the area. afghan special forces will work alongside local police to keep insurgents from using the area to attack the capital of kabul. >> the body of a fallen more rain is back home in the bay area. lance corporal sarah castro-mata who is from oakley, was killed last week at a marine base in
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>> welcome back. we're back at 9:15 a.m.. here's a look outside at the golden gate bridge. we would check them with its janu and she will explain. >> it will increase and we are expecting spotty showers brought the day. we do have widespread rain for easter sunday. it will be a dry start to the next work week. tech and a look at temperatures of your head out the door way. it is a low to mid 50s. in the south bay there in mid to upper 60s. that afternoon highs
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will not be too chilly. it will be upper 60s for the north. upper 60s are expected for the east bay shore. let's talk about the wet weather. storm tracker 4 is shown spotty showers in the north. most of it is off shore. as we take a look at the bigger picture we have been tracking this system dropping down. as it approaches we will see just portions of the bay area clipped by. the rain will go widespread to mark. it will be just male exotic conditions and spotty showers are expected later. >> by 4:00 a.m. you will have light rain. there will be some moderate downpours. by 10:00 a.m. it will be moderate in concord. the lowest portions of the east
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bay was said. the showers will taper off into afternoon hours. your 7 day around the bay shows that once we get past the wets weather we will have a dry start for the work week. it will be a little bit want to stay. showers will cushion for wednesday night into thursday. you can also watch our 24 hour 7 news channel comcast channel 193. >> five months after super storm sandy aid more than 2000 people are displaced by the storm are still living in new york city hotels. the federal emergency management agency is paying for the ones that cost about $252 a night for more than 900 households is 45 different hotels around the city. the city department of
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homeless services says of those families will soon be public housing apartments. city officials say that the hotel stays are supposed end by april 30th. >> the state emergency management agency has released a new map which shows what happens if a large tsunami wave were to hit the california coast. kron 4 urs charles clifford has a closer look. >> behind me is a google map that shows what will happen if a magnitude 8 earthquake struck and sent a wave towards the coast. let's focus on the bay area. the purple areas where the wave could hit. they tsunami can hit and treasure island could be completely washed
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over. in the east bay all of the port oakland like alameda, and the area are around oakland airport could be inundated. the water could also enter interstate 880. this mass is an update that has been around for years and they hope that these updates will help agencies create better emergency response plans. >> labor and business leaders say that they are close to a deal for a new low skilled worker program. disagreement over the conditions of the program last week threatened to derail a sweeping immigration reform bill in the u.s. senate. that bill would increase border security and provide a path to legal status for a 11 million immigrants. >> yosemite curry village has reopened and is ready for spring and summer
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visitors. this is after it became the site of a deadly hantavirus outbreak last summer. the outbreak of the popular lodging spot killed three people and sickened 10 others. the virus is spread by rodent droppings. each year, thousands of people visit currey village which is made up of more than 400 campuses and would cabins. the tickets were ttents where ts of virus infections were found, are in what is called the " signature series cabins. " the park service crews remove more than 90 of those cabins in an effort to permit lee stop the disease from spreading. they are also claiming the other cabins, and working to educate visitors about the hat to virus spreads. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. we will show you a
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new solar airplane that could change the way we fly for ever. >> but first, here is a live look outside in san francisco. we will be right back. i should be arrested for crimes against potted plant kind.
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news at a a.m. and at 8:00 p.m.. this is our web they you for watching us. >> there was a big retail at the nasa ames research center in mountain view on thursday. a solar power plane that weighs as much as a car pretty light in aviation standards. kron 4 tech reporter gabe slate slows us more. >> for a historical moment in aviation they were. for the first time in history an airplane has been able to fly without any feel perry ed solar in paul's is the first one that is up power by the sun. the main company behind this has been working with silicon valley to design this. this is the
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first time that the plane has been said in america, but it will not be the last. it will come back in may to do is fly across america from san francisco to new york. in 2016 that will fly across the world. >> what is important is for us to be at woodstock. as part of the world. this is the heart of sun power is just next door. >> sun powered develop this that was used on aircraft. this is the latest in solar technology. >> this is about a hundred and 35 microns. >> in theory, it is staffed by for error. door of the day it charges itself empowers is often not. in
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the morning when the sun comes out the process repeats itself. a pilot needs to sleep. the long as they have pushed this is for 26 hours. if this is enormous. it has the same when the span as is 747 jet. the total weight of it is impressive. it weighs only 3,500 lbs.. if this is about the weight of a small car. the solar cells are charging with leap.m.lithium ion batteries. this will hopefully lower the price of an airplane ticket. >> gabe slate, kron4 nos. >>ews. >> coming up on kron 4 news
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weekend. more than a dozen laptops were stolen from a san bruno elementary school. we will tell you just how much will cost the school to replace them. >> here is a live look outside that the heavenly about the resort in tahoe. we will be right back. [ teen ] times are good, aren't they, kids?
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>> welcome back. >> we are expecting spotty showers. concede that it is pretty cloudy in san francisco. there is some blue on the screen. san francisco is sitting at 52 degrees. oakland in concord is coming in at 54 degrees. it is 58 degrees for livermore. that afternoon highs will not be to chile was see 74 degrees on the board for loss gatos. upper
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60s for the east shore. it will be mid to upper 60s reportewill be 67 degrees for sa rosa. storm tracker 4 is on the wet weather is off shore but there is pop up sprinkles for the north bay. we are expecting more significant brain and i will tell you about this next. >> san bruno police are looking for a suspect who stole a number of laptops from an school in san bruno. just after 10:00 p.m. thursday night, someone broke into the school and stole 18 of the schools mac book pros. those computers were primarily used for acceleration and
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intervention programs. but also contained educational software. the laptops are valued at 400 thousand dollars and the principal says, that it will take quite a while for the school to replace them. >> a fremont man has been convicted of second degree murder for fatally stabbing a new work high school football player outside a house party last year. 18 year-old osana futi was found stabbed in april leisure after police responded to a loud party in fremont. the men who killed him, 19 your old abraham hade, was convicted thursday. prosecutors say that he led a local gang associated with the nortenos. he is facing 16 years to life in prison.
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>> authorities believe they millipede is a bank robbery suspect is responsible for two robberies in palo alto. 32 year-old hunter thompson is suspected of robbing a chase bank on north milpitas boulevard on march 9th. he is also accused a rival renee credit year iof robbing at unio and cash andyoung in. he as suspected of robert robbing a walgreen's of drugs in
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december. of these robberies involve the use of a gun. thompson and was located and a resident emeryville on tuesday. >> new this morning in his weekly address president obama is wishing a joyful holiday to those who celebrate easter and passover. he says the this will give millions of people a chance to appreciate their surroundings. >> for millions of americans, this is a special and sacred time of year. in the midst of all of our busy and noisy lives, these holy days of ford as a precious opportunity to slow down and spend some quiet moments in prayer and reflection. from and judaism to is some! hinduism to sik
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hism, their echoes a powerful call to serve our brothers and sisters. to keep is in our cars a deep and abiding compassion for all. and to treat others as we wish to be treated ourselves. michelle and i wish you a blessed and joyful easter. >> in the republican address, rep terry lee of nebraska called for approval of the proposed keystone ex- l pipeline to bring oil from canada those tar sands to the texas gulf coast refineries. the obama administration is considering whether to approve the project. >> coming up on kron 4 news weekend. new york city is trying to get the state supreme court to overturn the decision to scrap a ban on big containers of soda.
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>> welcome back the time is 9:38 a.m.. at veterans' groups are fighting chance is to disability payments as the federal government attempts to address its long term debt problem. off government benefits are
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adjusted according to inflation and president obama is used a slightly different measure of inflation to catalase social security benefits. the veterans groups are rallying because the benefits would grow at a slower rate. it isn't clear the president and lawmakers to reach a dead deal later this year. >> new york city is appealing a judge's decision to scrap mayor blumberg's ban on big containers of sodas. city lawyers said that the ban is an " important part of the mayor's health initiative " to combat obesity. but a state supreme court judge overturned as " arbitrary and capricious ". the ban would limit the size of drinking cups for sugary brevard just to up to 16 ounces a city food service establishments. arguments are scheduled for june. >>
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>> does it get more romantic than this? why would i have to be the one on my knees. this is from downtown abbey. we have just been loving this. to talk about his show. please wellcome peter robinson. i should tell people that you are the editor of the magazine as well as the president of the literary up society. i thought that we were just pals. if i know you did all
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these things i would have been nicer to you. >> you see a man gets down and the snow and this is a long time relationship that has been on and off. i think if you take the our relationship, that this is a story about a great relationship. this really begins with a marriage where he has to marry an american for their money. they actually fell in love. the other moments is what i call a turkish delight. this is when the lady mayor is a turkish diplomat. this is not a full night because he dies.
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>> this is quite the scandal. >> how about downstairs? >> we have several bread i always think that downtown every is just a story about the british empire. at the same time you have it today like where backed candidates could be prosecuted. then, the s date could be prosecuted.gay co >> did you go to school with her? >> yes. we went to high school together. here is a
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good historian and i think that if you look at the de tell that they read into. you see that this is indeed telin detail. >> what can people find when they come to see this which is one april 2nd pepperidg. >> what to do is get a background on the story and we just for is a little bit of a history to show you where the real downtown have tand the is.abbry id.
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>bey is. >> here is how you can bear a part of this. it is called sex upstairs and downstairs at debbie on april the second. this will be at the san francisco literary society in mill valley. you can get tickets by calling 415-381-6671. >> the sapphires is a movie of four young talent and australian girls perry ed they learn about love, friendship, forgiveness and more. this is inspired by a true story, the girls are
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ambitious, complicated and authentic. suddenly they discover a soul music talent scout, played by chris ofoef. the musicadowd. the musiy drama works on every level of pilling, characters to connect with, the true story. do not leave until you see that show women and read about what happened to them. the sapphires. there really shine. i give this one for hats. >> there is not too much traffic at. let's check their wet janom eoyj. let's cheh
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janu. >> taken a look at the temperatures where they're sitting right now it is a mild start for the morning. it is 52 in richmond and san francisco. it is a bomb its upper 50s currently in the south bay. it is 69 degrees for sunnyvale. it will bear little bit warmer and pleasanton. there will be upper 60s for the north bay perry ed taken a look as storm tracker 4 we are seeing spotty showers along the peninsula and portions of the north. take a look at satellite radar the is the the bigger picture. the system is dropping from alaska. we will see the main
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rain pushed san for easter sunday. >> futurecast 4 shows said the conditions are mainly cloudy. it is really into the early night that we was see the rain grow more widespread. by 4:00 a.m. you was said widespread them by 10:00 a.m. tomorrow it will be more widespread it will continue to taper off in the evenings. your 7 day around the bay shows wet weather will be for today and tomorrow. if it will be dry by monday and a shower return for wednesday. >> we will be right back. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent.
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>> we want to introduce you to the kron 4 news hondhound " donuts ". hiss' a rescue the
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goal-mabeagle-mix, and here is f the prague puppy of our very own and jessica stjustine waldmd grant lotus. donuts is a finalist in the running for the cutest dog in san francisco. question >> i have pictures of him or you consider imperative
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>> what is the cause? >> this really is the main thing. we give him pure bragging rights. he gets a big a judge at the costume contest. >> you were able to rescue this dog. >> yes. we rescued him. >> look at his beautiful years. >> his pitcher is no joke. he was roaming the streets near sacramento and a group got him and we found among the website and now the is a part of our family. >> go to kron of 4 facebook
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page and vote for dole and us. you will find the lake. >> that is set for kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning. for all of us thank you for watching. have a beautiful easter.

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