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>> reporter:now at eight: breaking news out of hayward, where the search is on for a missing 14-year- old. with mental challenges. >> reporter:the fight for jahi mcmath's life takes a dramatic turn. .but again, her family finds themselves potentially at odds with children's hospital oakland. >> reporter:restrooms like never before when some of your kids return to school after winter break. we'll explain. >> reporter:trapped in an avalanche. and caught on camera. why the person behind this dramatic rescue has one seasoned skiier saying, "oh, brother." >> reporter:and queen bey makes one young fan's holiday wish come true. and ing viral. >> catherine: breaking those breaking news jahi
mcmath's family has made a major announcement tonight. fight to keep the brain- dead teenager on life support. another facility going to take her in oakland children's hospital response -- does not look >> catherine: the 13-year- old has been on life support at oakland children's hospital after a routine tonsillectomy.and doctors there say they can do no more for her. kron-4's justine waldman has more on the continued battle to keep jahi on life support. >> reporter: needed aid to in her throat so that she can read and one in her stomach so that she could receive nutrition. chronicle is so optimistic for jahi's chances >>another fighting chance to
you updated on this story. >> catherine: a family is concerned about a loved one missing. >> i do not care what is happening to a family member called them up and tell them that you love them. at least the last time i spoke with the derrick i told him that i loved him. derrick i want you to come home. >> catherine: derrick is 30 years old with blond hair and blue eyes anyone with information about tim please
contact the police you were looking at a total of derrick. a photo of derrick >> catherine: 21-year-old woman's murder gilroy police have arrested 21- year-old ernesto rodriguez, the suspect in the murder of a woman found dead at a gilroy home on wednesday evening. officers responded to a residence in the 8100 block of kelton drive at about 5:30 p.m. wednesday after a family returned home and found the >> catherine: victim, 21- year-old alma roque ortega, dead in a bedroom, according to police. >> catherine: the family noticed that their son, rodriguez, was missing from the home. ortega did not live at the home, and police said rodriguez was barred from contacting her issued in san benito county in january. >> catherine: police began looking for rodriguez and issued a callpublic's help in finding considered dangerous and may be armed. this morning, at about 8:20 a.m., a patrol officer located rodriguez on kelton drive, and he was arrested without >> catherine: anyone with information on the case is asked to call gilroy police detective mike bolton at 846-0335. the murder is the third in gilroy this year.
senior portrait dress codes. . >> catherine: portola middle school will open in december of 2015. it's taking the new law into consideration. there will be 2 bathrooms which will be transgender. these changes come to schools in a district where a trangendered teen was on cell phone video last la >> lawsuits will flow and they will come rapidly if the district is not ready or prepared for this new procedure. it that >> catherine: a judge made no ruling today. as supporters continue to fight to save city san francisco city college'sa judge heard separate lawsuits filed by the city attorney and two teacher unions. the attorneys are arguing that the college was denied
due process by a regional commission. they're hoping to get a court order to protect the school's stadning >> catherine: there have been no reported cases of hepatitis a -- after a san francisco restaurant cook was diagnosed with the disease. an infected food handler was working at the comstock saloon on december 12th through the 15th -- and again on the 19th. >> catherine: city health workers say they have not received any sick. symptoms of hepatitis a include mild fever.loss of appetite.and stomach pain. anyone with symptoms should see their doctor. >> catherine: the christmas shopping frenzy isn't exactly over. the hype over post-christmas sales is just beginning. in concord. crowds packed sun valley mall today. taking advantage of the deals. there were big discounts on things ranging from christmas ornaments to massage chairs >> catherine: but there were also plenty of people exchanging unwanted gifts.
>> i had the shoes and they did not fit right so i am taking them back >> some i did like but they did not fit right creek and the other things were not my style and i did not want want to keep them but you know how you pretend that you like them. >> catherine: there are also online sales. >> catherine: amazon-dot- com, old navy and saks fifth avenue are focusing on online discounts. up for what's considered a somewhat disappointing holiday season. today was also a big day for people cashing in on gift cards >> reporter:ups apologizes to those customers whose packages were delayed. our drivers and pickups - we
expect nearly all of the packages will be delivered today. we had additional operations at worldport, the ups international air hub in louisville, kentucky on died discuss christmas - we are making every effort to get all packages delivered. spokesperson >> our drivers are out making picked up and nearly half of the packages will be delivered today. >> catherine: new at 8. >> catherine: a san francisco store that's been open since before world war two may be closing its doors for good. kaplan's --- an army and navy supply store that's sat between 6th and 7th street since 1939. >> catherine: the kaplan
family has agreed to sell the property to make way for a nine-story hotel building. now their loyal customers are saying goodbye. >> thank me for being so wonderfull to the community and we never looked at it like this" >> catherine: the kaplan's sold their store to g-and0m hospitality. if approved.the new hotel will have 100 rooms. >> reporter: on a normal day in a process to 600 t of paper and plastic holidays aken jump by 15 to 17%.
>> and lots of cardboard boxes because people ordered items on line and may come and pay cardboard box. >> reporter: it is not over now because it is the peak and you still have new year's weekend. we >> are in the thick of it and this will continue for several weeks. >> reporter: january setback through january 15th at the annual christmas tree recycling program if you placed your treat on the curb the company will pick them up. >> it is only about 15% to many in the air so it is a
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>> reporter: take a look at this. one man says he's lucky to be alike after being trapped by an avalanche on sunday. the dramatic video recorded on a goal pro camera. that is at once in an avalanche. davis mamaroneck and his brother were skiing near vai;, co over the week and dave this notice is something terribly wrong. when he sees an avalon and the diskettes and his brother is who was racing behind toll was nowhere in sight. davis rushes back in
hears his brother ed wood calling for help. he was buried up to his head its now and could barely breathe. >> reporter: he is thankful to have survived and suffered minor injuries and a torn ligament so he'll be off his foot for a while. >> catherine: a man charged with shooting and killing eight t s a officer at l 8 x last month pleaded not guilty today. paul ciancia made a brief court appearance. investigators say he specifically target it t s eight agents when he burst into the airport with
a gun on november 1st. >> reporter: 3 of the charges in the indictment carries a potential death penalty. if he is convicted he will face either life in prison without parole or death penalty if the attorney general of the united states decides that this is a capital case. >> catherine: ciancia is basing each 11 criminal charges including murder. he's accused of killing t as a officer hall rondo hernandez the other team as a officers and a passenger were hurt. the trout is set to begin in february. >> catherine: target says it has no evidence that its customer's pin numbers have beenthis is the latest update in the wake of a hack to the 40-million customers in the wrong hands. >> catherine: late last
week, target said that the hack began on black than two weeks to december 15th. >> catherine: target says they are working to address the issue and are in the early stages of a criminal and forensic investigation. >> reporter: we have clear skies right now at s f o. addition to all of this we have port your quality once again. poor air quality >> reporter: so spare the air alert has been extended so no wood burning. >> reporter: clout beginning to approach from the southwest. making for partly cloudy conditions. but no big impact. once the clouds begin to come in and clear
for tomorrow morning at 8:00 a.m. they will continue to increase and to the early afternoon. i think calls that will allow sunshine to break through so it will not be completely cloudy at will be up by tomorrow evening. temperatures in the upper 20s and 30s for the beginning at the freezing point in concord, livermore. it will be on the mild side toward afternoon. mid-60s by the bay 67 in san jose and livermore going up to 66 degrees. the week and featuring a lot of sunshine. as we approach mid years eve extra clout will come
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(male announcer): this is the bay area news station, kron 4 news starts now. >> catherine: 2013 was a big year for scandals. including the fact lance armstrong finally came calling. and the drama surrounding toronto's crack smoking mayor joe john has been look back. rachael clark that was >>yes, i have.
>> reporter: honorable mention to #nine san diego misters move himself rob pilsner. charge >> reporter: is up on one ticket advances. on wanted unwanted advances >> reporter: three years' probation for assaulting women. >> reporter: quan and killed patrick and the former hip hop mayor of detroit. pushing walter city and to the largest municipal bankruptcy in history. 28 years in federal prison. >> reporter: new york former
congressman anthony wiener for the 16 conversive controversy. sexting controversy weiner who is married loss >> reporter: no. 6 on the list the internal revenue service. keeping with this season and then maybe one of the most notorious knotty list. seems like someone at the irs that the great idea of singling out conservative groups especially the tea party members.
>> reporter: no. 5 on the list is to form a man of steel lance armstrong. winnie the tour de france seven times claiming he was not doping to enhance. interview with oprah, and announced the biggest understatement of sports. >> reporter: funny sign language interpreter that crashed the mandela memorial. making meaningless gestures.
beyoncé is no. 1 man? it >> yes i am, number one. >> reporter: fantastic people are loving this story. and you can see why take a look at rachel clarke beautiful and special! i think it is magical when artists help with fulfilling wishes. thank you beyonce! >> reporter:debbie willis this video of taylon and beyonce moved me. i believe one must experience and live in the moment. fulfilling this terminally ill girl's wish is a fine gesture. >> reporter:misty hauff i am humbled by beyonce- celebrity or not she shows true compassion to a young child in need, and gives hope too~ >> reporter: touching gesture by bsa and wish them all the very best of it. people are talking about this on facebook.
>> catherine: miley cyrus has another racy music video. one to rival "wrecking ball." the new one is called "adore you". it shows a barely-clothed miley -- rolling around in the sheets - video-taping herself with a camera. she's reportedly not happy that it's been leaked a day >> catherine: early. she's talking about it on twitter -- but not in terms we can repeat on tv. >> catherine: new at 8. held a father is sending love to his daughter far away. and a stunning display caught on camera and how it was created.
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bank. as we go into tomorrow look for another nice day. but still sunshine mid to upper 60s for the self that. highs into the low 60s inland valleys. 63 for hayward. open to the low sixties for san francisco. mid-60s and oakland did temperatures are coming down. looking through the weekend that looks nice. sunny and warm with high- temperature spirit >> reporter: 1 weather will hang on through the end of the year and the beginning
of 2014. the dry weather will persist well into the beginning of being here. beginning of the new year >> reporter: unseasonably warm temperatures with a record highs. cold at night. >> catherine: and sports colin kapernick top playoff position. warriors game a lot of fall out jason will be back with sports next z
(male announcer): now, the orchard supply sports report with gary radnich. >> reporter:welcome back everyone. >> reporter:the 49ers back on the practice field today as they prepare for their regular season finale with the cardinals coach harbaugh lording over his team. niners of course already clinched a playoff spot but can still win the division with a win and a seattle loss >> reporter:patrick willis coming off an 18 tackle game versus the falcons.and navorro bowman the hero of the game colin kaepernick has been lights out lately with 8 td's and just 1 interception his last four games.asked today if playoff positioning matters to him >> yes it does. however, sometimes you do not have control over it. >> reporter:one time star defensive back nnamdi asomugah is retiring following an 11 year nfl career.asomugah will retire as a raider.press conference tomorrow in alameda.
>> reporter:two division titles still up for grabs in the nfl.with the contenders going head to head in both games - philadelphia at dallas in one. and green bay at chicago in the other win or go home for those four teams. >> reporter:and aaron rodgers and the packers were all smiles today. that's because rodgers has been given the green light by doctors to play after missing the last 7 games with a broken left collarbone. >> reporter:rodgers suffered the injury on november 4th against those very bears and the team struggled big time without him.going 2-4-1.but in the weak nfc north that was good enough to keep them in playoff contention. >> reporter:so rodgers is back but no word yet on cowboys quarterback tony romo who suffered a herniated disk this past sunday against the redskins. >> reporter:romo got an epidural earlier in the week and the cowboys still haven't ruled him for their winner-take-all-game with philly. >> reporter:the cowboys did
sign 41 year old john kitna who came out of retirement to be their emergency quarterback in case romo doesn't play and something happens to romo's #1 backup kyle orton since kitna's retirement two years ago he's been a high school math teacher in tacoma washington and today kitna announced he would be donating his entire game check - that's $53,000 to the high school he teaches at >> reporter:and if the cowboys make the playoffs he may donate even more. >> reporter:not sure i would have admitted this if i was keenan allen. the chargers rookie wide receiver.and former cal bear - says he almost quit one game into the season because he wasn't getting any playing time. >> reporter:allen said, and i quote "i was about another snap away of not playing.from quitting." that's a pretty bad message to send. >> reporter: going home.one game into your rookie season!
i'm not playing so i'm going home. >> reporter:of course allen not only stuck around but leads his team in receiving yards.and is a candidate for rookie of the year >> reporter:stick with football kid. now here's a good story! .the detroit lions. have signed the fastest rugby player in the world to see if his skills translate from the pitch.to the gridiron. >> reporter:the kraft fight hunger bowl is coming. let the festivities begin! levi stadium next year
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