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>> vicki : at eight. in just a few hours. a major stretch of highway 101 will be shut down in burlingame as p-g- &-e crews work on a damaged power line. this-- after a construction crew crashed into a transmission pole using a crane friday night. good evening i'm vicki liviakis. kron 4's scott rates is live in burlingame tonight. scott. how long will the highway be closed for? >> scott :ec behind me that highway patrol this year and then in the distance and the p g n e crews they're getting ready for tonight's work, they tell me that there will be stringing about 1,500 ft. of power lines across the freeway and that is what they need to close it
it will affect the southbound highway 11 from the military accept all the way to ease popular--millbury exit they talked about the work that they're going to do overnight >>:if you look at the pole to the right of me and actually see where the wires go up and where we can pull the power lines across the road. this is sundanese to be done with the highway closed, so what the crews have been doing today is make sure all the preparation is done--this is something that needs to be done it will make the connection on the other side >> scott :this all happened with a contract losing control and crashed into the tower, and that is what this mess here is about. pg&e tells me that they
hope to have the work done by 4:00 tomorrow morning you'll want to check the news and we will keep you up-to-date on the closure in berlin gate burlingate >> vicki : on to the gridiron in oakland. where at the o-dot-co coliseum tonight the raiders are hosting the arizona cardinals for game three of the pre-season. the games may not mean much in the standings -- but to die hard fans who fear their beloved raiders may soon be leaving the city of oakland. they're soaking in any game action they can. kron four's philippe djegal is live at the coliseum tonight with reaction on the team's california. philippe. >> phillipe :vicki.
no surprise that the overwhelming majority of the fans we spoke with say they don't want to see their team play a home game anywhere other than here at the colisieum. we know the move won't happen *this year -- but everything else is up in the air. after more than a decade of losing. >>:don't go nowhere >> phillipe :the raider nation. >> : "raaaaiiiiddddeerrrss." >> phillipe :finally feels like it has a winner. led by second year quarterback derek carr. and his new offensive weapons -- wide receivers michael crabtree and rookie amari cooper. >> : "we look, really, really, really good." >> : "but they're so big." >> phillipe :and, there's no question the black-hole knows how to tailgate. >> : "oh, fantasitc." >> phillipe :the vibe -- unique to the coliseum. >> : "i come all the way from newcastle, every game." >> phillipe :still, don't let this amazing food fool you. >> : "its the raider nation -- what you talking about." >> phillipe :fans of the silver and black sharing a sour taste in their mouths.
as raiders' owner mark davis making it clear he's working closely with the san diego chargers to build a shared stadium in carson california. >> : "i don't want them to move." >> : "they should definitley stay here." >> : "would you be disappointed if the raiders moved? yes, very disappointed." >> : "raaaaaaiiiiiddddeeerrrrsss." >> : "i'm a raider die-hard til death, amywhere, anytime." >> : "would it be the same doing this in carson? no. not a chance. this is oakland baby -- oaktown." >> phillipe :those who live in southern california though say having the team back in their yard wouldn't be such a bad thing. home, wherever home is, is oakland right now, but if they come down to la, i sure will not mind." >> : "if we move to carson city, wherever they trying to dump us, its not gonna be this. you can't duplicate this." >> : "when you think of oakland, you think of golden state warriors, oakland a's, oakland raiders. you let that go, you let that slip through your fingers and what do you have?
>> phillipe :earlier this year, the raiders signed a one-year lease extension to stay here at the coliseum which expires after this season. and, neither the city or county have committed to building a new stadium. as for tonight's game, we are close to the end of the 4th quarter and the raiders are down live in oakland, philippe djegal, kron four news. >> vicki : for more game highlights. be sure to tune in tonight to sports night live. j-r stone and bip roberts will have raiders post-game coverage. that starts tonight at 9. right after the news. prison officials have confirmed the number of inmates with legionnaires disease at san quentin has risen to six. on top of that 51 inmates are being observed at the prisons medical unit. five of the six inmates are being treated at outside hospitals. cooking has stopped at the prison and boxed food as well as bottled water is being brought in for the staff and prisoners.
legionella bacteria can grow in water so officials are taking as many precautions as possible. symptoms of the disease are typically high fever, chills, and coughing. an alarming crime in one pleasant hill neighborhood tonight. an armed violent robber is on the loose after attacking a clerk at a gas station. it's a story you'll only see on kron 4. emily turner joins us live from the scene. emily, what can you tell us about the manhunt? >> emily : the man hunt is in full effect right now in fact i just saw police officers go to search more yards around the gas station. here is a video from around 6:00 this evening and just before that is when police say that a man walked into the gas station in pleasant hill and he held the gas station owner up for money and put the gun in
the owner's mouth after taking the money he only got around $500, and the owner only had a small scratch on his mouth but has gone to the hospital and is expecting to heal but it has left the community on edge as a man has not been found yet and still wandering around life in pleasant hill --live in pleasant hill >> vicki : police are investigating an indecent exposure incident that occurred in downtown palo alto on friday evening. a man followed a female victim to her car. when she stopped to check her g- p-s.she heard a knock on her window.and looked up to see the suspect standing directly next to her door. he then pulled down his pants and exposed himself. the victim called the police when she got home. the suspect is described as a white male in his mid- twenties.about 5-foot-eight.with medium-length brown hair. a teenage eager to be a part of
bay area fashion week is accusing a model recruiter of sexually assaulting him. that boy remains in the hospital tonight. kron 4's alecia reid spoke with the teen's mother, who believes there are more victims out there. >> alecia :directing a photo shoot as models prepare for bay area fashion week, roger francisco is accused of sexually assaulting a male model that showed up to his office on friday. he's donning shades with a busted lip, and bruises on his face. i sat down with the alleged victim's mother who didn't want to show her face on camera in order to protect her son's identityshe says after fighting off his attacker, the teenager called police then her. >> : he said mom he touched mei didn't know how to react because i didn't know where he was. >> alecia :the victim's mother rushed to the modeling office on west santa clara street, where she found police and the suspect in cuffs. >> : he was in cuffs on the corner.
i immediately wanted to attack him >> alecia :francisco who denies all accusations, was thrown in jail, but bailed out saturday evening. >> : it's all a lie >> alecia :when confronted about the bruises on his facehe refused to talk about it. >> : i'll talk about that when the time comes >> alecia :the victim had stitches on his hands and had a mental breakdown after finding out that the man who allegedly violated him was out on bail the 18 year old will remain in the hospital for the next 72 hours under psychological watch. meanwhile, francisco is due in court tuesday afternoon. reporting in san jose.
>> vicki : the two virginia journalists who were slain on live t-v last week were remembered during a memorial service in virginia today. a time for laughter and tears for family and friends as they shared memories of alison parker and adam ward. in an interview alison's family said they will do whatever it takes to combat gun violence in the united states. jeremy roth has more. > >jeremy : the two were gunned down when conducting a live interview on wednesday, and that shooter then faxed a suicide note underlining his racist motives the tragedy has open dave motive-opened a motive for change >>:we cannot be intimidated and
we cannot be pushed aside > >jeremy : in an exclusive interview with cnn they set a lot advocate for gun control and to keep guns out of the hands of those with mental issues >>:if you are a parent or if you're a mother, have children, can you let your child in the eye and say we are willing to allow you to be collateral damage in order to keep what some people perceive as a constitutional right > >jeremy: they say that they know that date will take a long time, but they are not going to give thought --give up >> vicki : coming up at eight. a shark attack survivor is speaking out tonight about her scary encounter. hear what she has to say. plus. thousands of people gather to honor the firefighters killed battling a wildfire in washington. we'll take you today's memorial service. and a dog is recovering from a vicious attack by a coyote. how his owner is raising money to help keep the dog alive.
>> vicki : new tonight at eight. dog owners near san francisco's stern grove park are on alert tonight. after a viscious coyote attack. kron 4's kate cagle is there tonight. with how hundreds of people have helped one little dog survive. kate. > >kate : it was a very bold attack there is a large open field here behind me there were other owners here as well when it happened just four days after he was rescued from the jaws of a coyote, eddie is doing much better >>:he is adorable > >kate : 80s owner would like
to warn people of coyotes-- eddie's owner a coyote snatched him and told him back into the brush --pulled him back police help rescue the dog from the coyote, and the coyote was not hurt either >>:i am worried but we are here and i'm looking over my shoulder > >kate earlier a person recorded this video showing a coyote playing with a dog >>:they get used to people and then eventually turns into a sad situation > >kate: it is the reason their dogs are not wearing leashes' today >>:it is a real concern for
these dogs becoming breakfast for these coyotes > >kate: overall over 500 people donated money to pay for his veterinarian bills raising over $20,000 >>:i am just glad he survived this > >kate: these signs have been placed all over the park morning dog owners to stay away from coyotes and that allowing your dog to chase a coyote is a violation of park code. it also says that any cavity it comes too close to your animal should be firmly shooed away--coyote comes too close >> vicki : beachgoers in the san francisco and monterey bay areas are being asked to be very cautious near the ocean today. according to the coast guard. rip currents and large breaking waves are in the forecast through this evening. an estimated 100 people die from rip currents each year. currents are usually strongest near jetties.piers and inlets.and if you are caught in
one officials say to swim parralel to the shore to escape the current and then in to the beach. >> brian :good advice be specially because the weather has been so good at around the coast with the temperature in the '70s and the water has been unusually warm as well, in part influenced by the el nino blue skies and temperatures in the lows '70's in san francisco, but around the rest of the bay area we have not the--relatively mild temperatures on friday we were in the triple digits but today it was cooler with '70's by the bay, close to 84 the south bay, and mid-80s into the inland valley things will be turning cooler in
the middle of next week, live view of golden gate bridge the fog is going to take a little while to redevelop the, and we're just going to have scattered clouds until tomorrow morning right now we have some strong winds there is a big rock ridge just to the south winds are close to 40 mi. per hour coming off the ocean we have wind gusts and then clouds coming in after midnight tonight sunshine and breezy for the afternoon and not as windy as we have seen today, here's fog tr caker --tracker low clouds and back to the beaches where the fog will hang out for the afternoon and then we have some really foggy mornings in store for tuesday wednesday and thursday
that means cooler weather for tomorrow with '70's bayside and upper 80s and low 90s in the east bay that valley >> vicki : wes craven.the famed writer-director of horror films.died today after a battle with brain cancer. he was known for the nightmare on elm street and scream movies. craven.whose iconic freddy krueger character horrified viewers for years.died at his home in los angeles. he claimed to have gotten the idea for elm street when living next to a cemetary on a street of that name when growing up in the suburbs of cleveland. his five nightmare on elm street films were released from 19-84 to 1989. next. a family is looking for answers in their son's death in jail. being held for stealing snacks from a convenience store. >> reporter :coming up: especially at this time that is ridiculous neighbors complain of one home in the oakland hills that was wasting water we'll show you what the water company did in the next edition of people behaving badly tonight at 8 of people behaving badly tonight at 8
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>> : water was pouring out of the hose shooting out almost all the way to the street here for about 8 hours a day how many days i think about 2 or three days >> stanley :that was the complaint from neighbors regarding this house in the five thousand block of maxwelton street in the oakland hill according to neighbors this is what it looked like for a few days water spraying uninterrupted until >>:one of our water conservation tech called the customer ad as well called the person that reported the water waste spoke with them/ someone went to the home and determined the water was still spraying so what we did was shut off the irrigation valves it appeared the owner didn't know the sprinklers were spraying as much as they were. could this simply be a case of the home owners not being home at the time? >> stanley :a note like this was left on the door, but all that remains is a sliver of paper, neighbors say they were home they simply refused to curtail their water usage
>>:i thought it was excessive i didn't know if they were home or not or if was just a broken water line but it didn't get that cold around here to free a water line, well apparently they were at home they just didn't want to turn the water off so you think they were just wasting water on purpose why would you think they would do that knowing that we have a drought because they want their lawn green but their lawn isn't even green well they thought they hopes and prayers right >> stanley :and this is just one of over a thousand complaints, in fact according the east bay mud in 2014 there were about 65 hundred water waste reports for the entire year however in the last 8 week they have received over 14 hundred nearly half are residents of business overwatering or not following the currents water use restrictions so want exactly are the restriction? >>:the restrictions are to only water before 9 am or after 6 pm limit you watering to two days a week make sure there is no water running on to the sidewalk or pavement if you are watching
your car using your hose makesure it has a shutoff nozzle os that it's not just running and if you have a fountain you're your yard make sure its using recurculated water other wais shut it off >> stanley :in the oakland hills stanley roberts kron 4 news >> vicki : if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, e- mail us at 'people behaving badly' at kron- four-dot-com. coming up at 8:30. a new synthetic drug threat. one hard for police to detect. the drug smoked thru vape pens. dashcam video being used to recover a stolen police cruiser. how the woman got behind the wheel and took off.
>> vicki : still ahead. one generous student gives the ultimate gift to her former high school principal. the gift of life. plus.a famous place is getting a new name. we'll tell you which mountain has undergone an identity change. and a surfer survives a shark attack.we hear her close encounter with the deadly my name is chris hughes and i am a certified arborist for pg&e. i oversee the patrolling of trees near power lines and roots near pipes and underground infrastructure. at pg&e wherever we work, we work hard to protect the environment. getting the job done safely so we can keep the lights on for everybody. because i live here i have a deeper connection to the community. and i want to see the community grow and thrive. every year we work with cities and schools to plant trees in our communities. the environment is there for my kids and future generations.
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> >cory : in early morning trip to catch some waves on her surfboard quickly ended after a juvenile great white shark took a chunk out of her surfboard >>:i don't know where it went as i never looked back it was pretty wild and it seems released a real--really surreal > >cory : she says there were several other people in the water as it happened >>:maybe it was mayor breadboard that attracted them--my rea--my red board usually i watch behind me that somebody told me there was a wave coming so i rode the wave back to safety > >cory : she is a cancer
survivor and not a shark attack survivor says she's going to do her best to live the rest of and at --rest of her life >> vicki : the waters at morro strand state beach are closed for 72 hours.and shark warning signs are posted. several thousand people gathered today to honor the three u-s forest service firefighters who died battling wildfires in washington state. more than eighty vehicles took part in the procession leading to the memorial service where more than 100 firefighters stood at attention. forest chief tom tidwell stated the three dedicated their lives to protect the forests and communities around them.and for that.everyone should be grateful. along with the procession dozens of civilians lined the streets holding signs honoring the heros. the firefighters passed away august 19th when their vehicle crashed and was taken over by flames. a community in houston is coming together in honor of a texas sheriff's deputy who was shot and killed friday.
mourners gathered at the gas station where officials say deputy darren goforth was murdered. they laid flowers.balloons.and other mementos at the pump where authorities say he was ambushed. authorities have arrested 30- year-old shannon miles in the shooting death of deputy goforth. miles is now facing a capital murder charge. a virginia family is looking for answers in their son's death. 24-year-old jay-michael mitchell had been held in jail since april.after stealing a few dollars worth of snacks from a convenience store. he had not been brought to trial because of mental issues. and last week he was found dead in his cell. the judge later said he was incompetent to stand trial.and must be transferred to eastern state hospital in williamsburg. a general district court clerk explained that there were no beds available. >>:the third deal with the situation adequately at the jail or for the person up to the appropriate place than to my mind, the hospital was not
adequate as it was not a bad available --a bed available >> vicki : krudys said the family believes mitchell was not taking his medicine.and therefore not eating. according to family - he had gone through dramatic weightloss. the superintendent of the jail is set to release a statement on the incident monday. smoke-free devices like "e cigarettes" have become a popular way to break the nicotine addiction. vapor pens, for example, allow smokers to control the amount of nicotine they receive. but the devices are also being used to smoke synthetic drugs, which can be dangerous, as well as hard for police to detect. c-n-n's investigative correspondent sara ganim > >sara :on any given afternoon-- broward county deputies come across this -- >> : "he told me he paid 5 bucks for that little bag, and the high that you get will last several hours." > >sara : this is flakka - just one of the inexpensive synthetic drugs ravaging south florida -- and there's a new twist that's making fighting these drugs even harder. e-cigarettes or vape pens.
>> : "it's just a huge challenge. it's affecting our entire communities from prevention to rehabilitation." > >sara : lt. ozzy tianga.says vaping drugs.is so discreet, teens can do it right in school. >> : "there is no scent. they can sit in the back of the room and they think it's funny. they are vaping and what they are vaping, again i cannot determine." >> : "it used to be that if you would try to get high, it would smell." >> : "exactly, all of it has changed." > >sara : and that same secrecy makes it tough for police to know what's inside that vape pen -- they have to get it tested by a lab. >> : "you can't determine what's in it right away?" >> : "not at all. in fact these individuals can smoke it right in front of you." > > sara : a recent cdc study found e-cigarette use more than tripled among middle and high schoolers in 2014. it's not known how much of that is drug-related, but young vape users are posting videos of themselves getting high on youtube.
>> : "my hair on fire! my hair on fire!" >> : "dude chill, that ain't nothin' but a vapor." >> : "my hair on fire!" > > sara : the drug enforcement administration is so concerned because synthetics can be so dangerous - no matter how they're ingested. >> : "we've seen time and time again where someone has overdosed and died. there are a significant number of overdoses that are occurring related to these types of drugs." > >sara :all of this is so new. no one's keeping track. no one knows just how many people have been injured or have died from vaping synthetic drugs. but already emergency rooms are seeing an increase, and the stories are disturbing. >> : "i have had patients in my practice in the emergency room that i have walked in on that are actually vaping at the bedside," > > sara : doctor john cunha says recently a patient was discharged after an overdose -- and went into a hospital bathroom on his way out of the hospital, vaped more drugs -- and had to be taken back to the
e-r. >> : "i think that these devices do have a role in helping people get off of actual cigarettes and that they may be proven safer in that case, but in the hands of teenagers and drug abusers, they are definitely very dangerous thing to have." >> vicki : vaping devices aren't classified as drug paraphernalia so there's no federal age limit on who can buy them. and shops that sell them are popping up everywhere, on the street and online. the family of a woman who was rescued after being stranded in the sierra nevada for nine days. says she is recovering from surgery. miyuki harwood's family says in a statement sunday that she is asking for "uninterrupted rest and quiet." the 62-year-old harwood was found saturday morning in a remote area of the sierra national forest after she used a whistle to get the attention of a search and rescue team looking for her. authorities have released the identity of the fan who plunged to his death from the upper deck at a yankee - braves game last night. 60-year old gregory murrey of
alpharetta georgia fell from the upper deck during the seventh inning into a lower level stand. the game was not delayed while medics gave murrey c-p-r in the stands. he was then taken to grady memorial hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. the flag flew at half staff todayat turner field and a moment of silence was taken before the game in his memory. tropical storm erika may have cleared out, but wait until you see the damage she left behind. >> reporter :and we i will show you a mobile at the will help students if they get stuck on difficult hallmark--mobile app if they get stucfk on difficult homework o'brien and we have several storms coming and-- > >brian : and we have several
erika started flooding and landslides and destroyed hundreds of homes. rescue teams are working to reopen roads to remote areas on the island as well as the main airport where debris and mud have taken over. the country is now appealing for international aid. brian, what can we expect for tomorrow? >> brian :it looks like the system is just going to stay north of the whole line items-- --hawaiian islands this storm right here to the east of hawaii is hurricane 8 nuncio--ignacio winds up to 150 m.p.h.
it is a category 2 hurricane it was just brushing hawaii yesterday there still is going to be an impact in hawaii with heavy rain and gusty winds and big surf as this passes just to the north and east here in the bay area we have mostly clear skies for tonight with the big moon shining out in the meantime we will have gusty winds over 30 mi. per hour in some places. for tomorrow morning we have scared low clouds, the sun should be poking through--scattered low clouds we had a weak weather system passed to the north and behind that we're going to get a little
bit of a north push on the witness for tomorrow--winds for tomorrow as this system makes its way to the east for the next couple of days it is really going to help a wind and cool temperatures make for some foggy mornings really foggy for tuesday with drizzle and slow clearing that may take until early afternoon, even fog year for wednesday and the temperature starts to cool down, and will be mild for the rest of the week more sunshine and hotter temperatures coming up >> vicki : swarms of jellyfish taking over a major waterway. coming up, how authorities are trying to take the sting out of the jellyfish invasion.
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> > gabe : tonight i want to show you some great mobile apps taht--that can help students who get stuck he shows me how he uses sna psolve that helps you get help from a tutor which will send you an answer anda detailed epxlanation of hwo they get the answer >>:i am used to snapchat and it's very similar > >gabe : you can take pictures off of your laptop screen or textbook you can do a quick snap session
with which you can work with the tutor live on a whiteboard on the app you can see and hear them work on it app is free, and questions are free if the work is more complicated it may cost a few dollars this website is like a yelp for tutors you put your zip code and which subject which you can then book a tutor the tutors on here are thoroughly checked out with background checks and are reviewd
from 15/hr to 50/hr for price the tutors on here are cheeper than --cheaper than in the yellow pages on our website we have more information for various apps and other school related help >> vicki : a student gave the ultimate thank you to her former high school principal.by saving his life. 27-year old elizabeth blankenfeld wanted to help out the man who gave her extra math lessons in high school and when she found out he needed a kidney. she took that as her opportunity. principal mike cullen's had a kidney disease that left him on dialysis for more than ten hours a week. blankenfeld then underwent a seven hour surgery to save cullen's life. >>:we are a family here and be cared at each other--we care
about each other so when we hear that a former friend need something to save their life, people step up >> vicki : blankenfeld says she's always wanted to help others and plans on being a nurse in her future. as for cullen he and his wife are looking to move to minneapolis to be closer to his children. >>:that is my car dude >> vicki : police in pueblo colorado have released body cam video showing a woman stealing a police cruiser. this happened back on august 18th but police just revealed the footage yesterday. the video shows 40-year old leah williams sitting in the back of the car as police investigate a possible break-in. williams then slipped out of her handcuffs and took off with the vehicle. police jumped in another cruiser and found her in less than two minutes. she parked the car nearby and got out. that's when police arrested her as she was walking down the street. president obama will change the name of north america's tallest mountain peak from mount mckinley.to denali.
this is a major sybolic gesture to alaska natives on the eve of the president's historic visit to alaska. by renaming the peak denali.and athabascan word meaning "the high one".obama waded into a sensitive and decades ols conflict between residents of alakska and ohio. alaskans have informally called the mountain denali for years. egypt's recent expansion of the suez canal may bring some unintended consequences. marine biologists say an invasive species of jellyfish is making its way through the suez and into the mediterranean. where they've been stinging beach-goers in israel -- and elsewhere. cnn's oren liebermann has more. > >oren : swarms of stinging jellyfish. filling the waters of the eastern mediterranean sea. but they're not supposed to be here. these nomad jellyfish are from the indian ocean. thousands of miles away. marine biologist bella galil says they came here through the suez canal. a symptom of a much larger problem that could get worse with the canal's expansion.
>> : "we have this corridor pushing in all the alien species who just push them out and replace them with a fauna which is not the native one" > >oren : take. for example. the rabbitfish. it eats only algae. which sounds innocent enough. but it gets its name because it reproduces like. a rabbit. and enormous schools of rabbitfish eat all the algae in a habitat. >> : "the habitat is like a cut forest - nothing could exist and those species lose their place in the mediterranean" >> : "it sounds like this enlarged suez canal is becoming a highway for invasive species to come through, it's like a corridor for invasion. a one-way corridor of invasion" > >oren : galil says the
invasive species are opportunists. disrupting the food-chain and changing the underwater environment. >> : "there used to be a natural barrier in the suez canal - a barrier of extra salty water that kept marine life from passing from the red sea to here - the mediterranean sea. the expanded suez has done away with that natural barrier - making it much easier for marine life to pass" some of the invasive species are beautiful. like the devil firefish - colorful, but venomous. the striped eel catfish has venomous fins. and this one. the silver cheeked toadfish. is poisonous. and this slow swimming crab was one of the first invasive species that came through the suez - first documented in 1898. hagai nativ makes a living filming these creatures. >> : "for me it's more colorful - it's more colors under the water - as a photographer, as an underwater photographer - it's a present > >oren : but it's no gift to the ecological balance of the mediterranean sea. which can't adjust as fast to the changing world around it. oren liebermann. cnn. haifa.
hey there fellow californians i know you're staying golden by managing your energy use... which means managing water too, sfx: rawr especially during a drought. learn to save water, energy and money at energyupgradeca.org >> vicki : tonight. we'd like to take a moment to honor our very own stanley roberts. stanley suffered a stroke last week. and is still recovering in the hospital. he posted this picture of himself and his daughter in the hospital. earlier today. local tv anchor frank sommerville mentioned in a social media post. that stanley's goal has always been to reach 100-thousand likes on facebook. people are encouraged to "like" stanley's facebook page. and "like" they did. he's well over one hundred thousand at this hour.
in response stanley posted this message on facebook today for our kron 4 viewers. >>:hi everybody, it's stanley roberts i got all your love and flowers and great things everyone sent me thanks frank for getting me the likes, here's the attepmt of me smiling >> vicki : earlier today. stanley had 98-thousand "likes." now he has close to 107-thousand "likes" on facebook. stanley - if you're watching. hurry up and get well, there are plenty more people behaving badly for you to talk about. jr stone in the house. hosting sports night live in just a few with bip roberts. jr you say the silver and black are ones to watch. >> j.r. :tonight it was all about the oakland raiders, they
actually played really strong. fans were very vocal about their feelings about this team staying, but we also got to see some really good raider football we'll show you the highlights and what some of the fans have to say. and we also have a one on one interview with the starting quarterback who could be up for the heisman trophy this year. his offense averaged 38 points a game last season, i'm excited just talking about him and looking at his highlight clips >> vicki : i went for a bike ride today we get to that video >> brian :hot weather is gone for a little bit and people see some clouds in the morning with some sunshine in late morning with gusty winds into the afternoon and more mild temperatures through the week
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