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( robin ) good morning and thanks for joining us on the kron 4 morning news. its friday febuary16th -2018. i'm robin winston. our top story... hundreds are mourning the deaths of the 17 school shooting victims in parkland, florida. the gunman has admitted to the shooting and now we are learning more about the victims. natasha chen is live in parkland, florida this morning with natasha. today we're learning more about some of the 17 victims that included a football coach. an athletic director. and young, fresh-faced students whose lives were tragically cut short.sot nicole bruner, marjory stoneman douglas high
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school student"coach feis has always been so nice and caring to me. every morning i walk into school he's there for me to say good morning to. every time he'd smile and wave. when a friend and i needed a ride to school, he took us back even though he didn't when he saw me, "oh no, not this one" and made me smile."other victims were also identified. sot sheriff scott israel/broward county, florida "carmen schentrup, meadow pollack, peter wang, nicholas dworet , christopher hixon. my very very special friend who i'm going to miss aaron feis luke hoyer alaina petty, jaime guttenberg , martin duque anguiano , alyssa alhadeff , helena ramsay, scott beigel, joaquin oliver , cara loughran, gina montalto, and alexander schachter."carly novell survived the shooting with others by hiding in a closet. .sot carly novell marjory stoneman douglas high school student"it was so heart breaking to hear what was happening from people on the didn't know what was going on but while we were in there we were all still talking about gun control." ( robin ) thanks, natasha. we will natasha. thanks, ( robin ) thanks, natasha. we will check back we will natasha. thanks, ( robin ) ( robin ) thanks, natasha.
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we will check back with you through out the morning. (robin) we will have much more on the florida shooting victims through out the morning. but now we want to switch gears and get a check of weather with rebecca weather with a check of gears and get want to switch but now we want to switch gears and get a check of weather with rebecca strom. rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn
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breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay no major hot no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin ) back to our top story this morning... students from parkland, florida are calling for fewer words and more action after wednesday's school shooting, they say they if this can happen in parkland... a town recently voted the safest in florida... it can happen anywhere.
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thoughts and prayers - what we need more than that is action. please. we're children. you guys are the adults. you need to take some action and play a role. work together, come over your politics, and get something done.">( robin )17 students from that high school were killed... and 3 remain in the hospital. ( robin ) back here locally... a large group came together at a vigil to mourn the victims... and call for an end to gun violence. kron 4's justine waldman reports in mill valley. tonight's vigil was organized by tam tonight's vigil was organized by tam high school against gun violence .they felt helpless after hearing about another school shooting and wanted to do something to create change.nats of signing: tonight, a moment of reflection and remembrance for the victims killed in the parkland school shooting.a sign with the 17 victims names on it stood as a somber reminder why so many held
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candles and hugged their loved ones a little tighter.sot everyone says they are going to pray and they are going to help but no action has been takentamalpais high shool students wore orange the color of the ant0-gun violence movement.the took time to talk about the issues and figure how to move forward.parents and teachers also came to support the students. and discuss how to prevent another shooting.sot where will it be every 60 hours there is a school shooting it has been 30 hours will it be east coast west coast where will it be and no one is doing anything. so tomorrow, will be a day of change vows the organizer of this vigil.sot so that can mean registering to vote there are seniors that can vote in the 2018 election so we want them to register to vote make a pac and take a strong stance on gun control and gun violence justinea march for change will take place here tomorrow after also want to create a cell phone alert system if there is an emergency on campus.what the and teachers feared most is that if they don't do something, their high school could be next. live in mill valley justine waldman kron 4 news.
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( robin ) a bay area father has created an app to help police during mass shooting incidents. mike jacobs is also a school administrator in palo alto who says he is concerned about the increase in school shootings. the app called safeguard o-e-s is expected to launch before the end of the month. jacobs began developing the app right after the sandy hook shooting 5 years ago. it is meant to help teachers and staff members communicate with first responders during active shooter situations. the "real time" g-p-s system shows authorities exactly where the threat is. it also gives an overview of the entire campus, and displays the status of every area.
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primarily meant for school staff. he says there is a concern that students with the app could trigger false alarms. ( robin ) the oakland unified school district... is the only school district in the bay area that has it's own police department... designated to protecting students. kron4's haaziq madyun rode-a-long with an officer... and reports on how their team works... to keep kids safe. nat/sot: students greeting officerthere is nothing but love between oakland school police officer roneil singh and students here at castlemont high school, where he has been assigned for the past five yearsnats/haaziq how do you like it?sotand the staff looks forward to his arrival because officer singh is there
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to do more than just protect students from danger.sot oakland school police chief jeff godown says his officers are in the business of reaching out to troubled students instead of arresting them for minor offensesthat business model works for officer singh who says he didn't join the school police department to fast track students into the criminal justice systemsot
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saying changes are needed sooner rather than later. (robin)plus... the suspects accused of stabbing a young woman to death... and leaving her for dead made their second appearance in court. what we're learning about their connection to the victim... and what they were doing moments before the attack. (robin)and berkeley is slashing taxes on recreational pot sales -- we'll tell you why after the break. (robin) and here's a live look outside...at the san mateo bridge.
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(robin) welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest
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temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) toll to 101.min from the less than 20 bridge drive less than
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20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) on monday... bart will run on a modified schedule for president's day. trains will run from 6- am to midnight... however, there will be two extra trains on the richmond - daly city line for the morning commute. parking will also be free in all bart parking lots. ( robin )in the east bay... a man was pulled from a burning car.... all thanks to a few drivers who stopped to help out. it happened
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yesterday near cummings skyway in crockett. a 62-year-old man driving in a 19-91 cadillac sedan... crashed into the center divider going east on highway- 80. a few good samaritans noticed the danger and possibly saved the man's life by pulling him from the wreck. the driver was taken to the hospital... he did suffer some major ( robin )five people are in custody this morning for selling drugs. authorities have released images of two of people arrested. police arrested the suspected drug dealers on market and eighth streets in the tenderloin. authorities say the suspects were in possession of heroin, methenamine and cocaine. the berkeley city council has voted to lower the tax collected on recreational pot sold there. kron4's maureen kelly reports on critics of the decision...who say it's premature.
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marijuana might be legal for adult 21 and over.....but it's also a lot more expensive.... that's because the taxes on what gets you high......are really high too.right now customers here in berkeley pay a 15 percent state excise tax, over 9 percent in sales tax, and recreational users pay an extra 10 percent adult use tax. added all up that's a little over 34 percent.this week the city council voted to cut the adult use tax in half to 5 percent...lessening the tax burden on this business just starting to take root. one customer i talked to here thinks it's a good thing. i have experience that it is a lot you to downsize what you originally were going to buy because you have this new added extra tax five to $10 depending on what the product is so i think it's a really good idea and i'll be happy when it does go through a spokesperson for the berkeley patient group says it's not other cities they are trying to undercut...they say the point of this is to lure customers out of the black
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market.she believes if the city passes the resolution on its second reading later this month as expected, it stands to collect more money...if the taxes are lowered. it may seem counterintuitive it may seem counterintuitive the principles of economics show that if they're low tax rates more customers are going to shop there so you're going to have even more so you got to have even more of a revenue to the business and that bear for the city if you have lower rates and more customers anal if you were to have higher rates and no customersi talked to city council person susan wengraf, one of two members of the city council to abstain. she says changing the tax premature. she says while 10 percent may not be the right amount to tax pot in berkeley about she calls 5 % a number being pulled out of thin air and the city needs more time to consider the issue. maureen kelly kron4 news (robin)(robin) (robin)(robin)still ahead on the kron four morning news... the suspects accused of stabbing a young woman to death in livermore... appeared in court again. stay
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tuned for new details on how the suspects and the victim were connected. (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the golden gate bridge. the gate bridge. the hollywood minute is coming up after the break. (ácommercialá) welcome back to the kron four
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morning news. i'm tracking your entertainment headlines today... while "black panther" is expected to smash box office records this weekend... movie studios are looking to get audiences excited for movies coming out over the next several months. rick damigella gives us a preview. "this is the oasis. it's a place where the limits of reality are your own imagination."warner brothers is revealing more of the virtual world of "ready player one." the latest look at
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steven spielberg's adaptation of the ernest cline novel, shows new action sequences from the movie set to a dreamy cover of "pure imagination" from "charlie and the chocolate factory." it's game on for "ready player one" on march 29th."superheroes are illegal.""we want to fight bad guys!"(nat baby babbling)"it defines who i am."pixar has released a first look at the long-awaited sequel to "the incredibles." the movie's previous preview was a simple teaser. this time, we learn that elasti-girl is drafted back into hero duty, while mister incredible takes on the role of mister mom. "incredibles two" flies into theaters june 15th.(nat kaiju monster roar)"think we pissed him off.""good."(nat)universal ups the ante on giant monsters with its latest look at "pacific rim uprising." the third preview for the sequel to guillermo del toro's gargantuan monster flick, features a group of human- powered jaegers (yay-gers) battling an already giant monster in a downtown metropolis, only to find this beast is bigger than meets the eye. "pacific rim uprising" stomps into theaters march 23rd. in hollywood, i'm rick
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damigella. (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the bay bridge toll plaza. we'll be back with more of your kron 4 morning news after the break.
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in on your morning forecast. rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday.
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some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin )a big story we are tracking.a big story we ( robin ) toll to 101.min from the passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin ) ( robin ) a big story we ( robin ) ( robin )a big story we are tracking. the suspects accused of stabbing a young woman and leaving her for dead on an east bay road ... appeared in court. kron-4's terisa estacio tells us new alarming details about the two suspects... and their
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connection with the victim. (estacio)the two defendents, daniel gross and melissa leonardo did not enter pleas when they were in court thursday.... leonardo's atttorney did make a statement saying that it is much to soon to draw an conclusions in this case.daniel shriro, atty for leonardo"we are going to find out soon more waht the acutall statements are, right now, the only thing i have is that they will appear on march 16 to enter a plea. i will get the reports and know more but that is all i know right now.as for some new information...sources tell kron four news that daniel gross -the 19 year old who is charged with murdering lizette cuesta and leaving her to die on a county road in livermore was known for getting into fights. one woman - who declined to talk on camera for fear of retaliation told kron four that she had to break up a confrontation once with gross, and is now freaked out - about how he is in custody for allegedly killing someone.authorities say cuesta willingly got into the car with gross and co-defendant melissa leonardo, sunday night. the three- friends worked at a carls junior in tracy. the two suspects are engaged, kron four has learned, melissa is
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pregant.the two were arrested monday at their home in modesto... where officials took out a large amount of evidence. also, when a good samartian found cuesta, sheriff's investigators say she named gross and leonardo as her killers.(estacio)a go fund account has been set up for cuesta's funderal arrangement.. .no date has been set yet...
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( robin ) in the east bay. police are searching for the suspect... in connection with shooting and killing a man. the shooting happened february ninth on olive street in oakland. once at the scene... officers searched for the victim... but were unable to find him. however a short time later... a man suffering from a gunshot wound... arrived at a nearby fire station. that man was taken to a nearby hospital were he later died. so far no arrest have been made... and authorities have not released the victims name. ( robin ) a san jose middle school teacher has been arrested on several charges including child pornography. this is the suspect... clifford ápap-pa-da-kis. he was a gym teacher... and track coach at willow glen middle school. back in september 20-17... parents reportedly saw him taking photos of female students... and reported him to the school. pap-pa-da-kis, at the time, was placed on
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administrative leave. police investigated the incident and issued a warrant for the teacher in december. he surrendered wednesday at the san jose police department. ( robin )east bay police are searching for a man accused of performing a lewd act in public. this is the suspect walnut creek police are looking for. they say he was riding the walnut creek free trolley last tuesday. that's when police say he exposed himself to a woman sitting across from him. and committed a lewd act. the woman reported it to police. but they say he got off the bus before he could be detained. ( robin ) wednesday's shooting at a florida high school that killed 17 people has sparked another debate on gun control in washington, d.c. john lawrence has the details. president trump offering condolences to those who lost loved ones in wednesday's shooting rampage.president trump/no font needed"my fellow americans, today i speak to a nation in grief."this is the fourth time president trump
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has spoken to the country in the aftermath of a deadly shooting.president trump/no font needed"we are here for you whatever you need, whatever we can do to ease your pain."and some say new gun laws are necessary.lori alhadef/mother of victim"do something. action! we need it now! these kids need safety now!" florida governor rick scott says he's meeting with state leaders next week and that "everything's on the table" regarding gun control laws.voice of gov. rick scott/r-florida"i am furious. this has got to stop. we cannot have violence in the schools."while others say this is an issue that keeps getting swept under the rug.rep. nancy pelosi/d-california"i would rather pass gun safety legislation than win the election because people die from this."pro-gun advocates say tighter gun laws may not prevent incidents like this. rich lowry/national review "what you call common sense gun legislation are minor matters that do not, in most cases, interact with these shootings."others are just hoping washington d-c will come up with something to make the country more safe.david hogg/marjory stoneman douglas high school student"you guys are like are the adults. you
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need to take some action and play a role. work together...come over your politics and get something done."i'm john lorinc reporting
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( robin ) there is a new set of lights installed just for pedestrians and they are confusing drivers left and right... kron 4's stanley roberts explains in this edition of people behaving badly. let me show you this on el camino in san bruno, notice the lights are red and then they begin to flash red nats:ambiance now look at the
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cars stopped for the flashing red lights you may even hear a horn blow and yes the lights are still flashing red nats: ambiance this went on for a full 35 seconds the drivers sitting at the flashing red lights until the lights finally turn off so i was curious if drivers know their light configuration let me explain what's going on here, caltrans installed new pedestrian crosswalk signals to make it safer for people to cross the street when someone pushes the walk button it takes approx 1 minute and 15 seconds before the pedestrian gets the walk symbol then the lights flash yellow for about 5 seconds then solid yellow then red shortly followed by flashing red but what does that mean flashing yellow means? (proceed with caution) solid red (stop) what about flashing red it acts as a stop sign say it again it acts as a stop sign each person takes a turn so most drivers know what each light means, yet when there is solid red you
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will see drivers blowing through the lights nats: ambiance they also blow through the flashing red lights as well.. it's like no on remember how to drive even big rigs are rolling through the red lights but it's not just drivers many of the pedestrians refuse to wait for the walk signal and run out in front of traffic nats: ambiance these lights were installed because of so many pedestrian get hit by cars but at this rate the lights and all the safety means absolutely nothingin san mateo county stanley roberts kron 4 news (robin)(robin) coming up on the kron four morning news... many prisioners say... being behind bars takes away their purpose. we take a look at how coding is helping change that in the bay area. (robin) live look outside... at the san francisco international airport. welcome back. checking
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in on your morning forecast. rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. passage. the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin )finding success in the silicon valley can come down to learning how to code. kron 4's ella sogomonian
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reports on an unlikely tech employee who learned this trick of the trade in jail. pkg (nats: typing) it's another day of computer coding in silicon valley......the lifeblood of the tech industry has in turn given a second chance at life for aly tamboura.sot: aly tamboura, code. 7370 graduate// "i definitely think that coding opened all these doors to opportunity. i think without coding those opportunities wouldn't be here."tamboura didn't learn the skill in college...but instead in prison.sot: ella sogomonian,
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@ellasogomonian// "it was here at san quentin prison where some may believe it to be the end of the road that for tamboura was the beginning of his journey just beyond these prison walls."(nats: typing) san quentin is the first in the state to host a program called code .7370 in partnership with non profit 'the last mile' and the california prison industry authority.an instructor along with silicon valley mentors teach coding to qualified inmates. sot: jon gripshover, code. 7370 instructor// "they are not their crime. they are individuals that have worked really hard to get to where they are they're invested in their own success and their future. and feel that at one point they took away from their community and it's time to give back."it was here tamboura learned to code with three years left in his 14 - year sentence for assault. ...it's also where he first met mark zuckerberg during a tour...little did he know he would one day work for the facebook ceo.tamboura now writes code at the chan initiative that advocates for criminal justice reform. tamboura, code. 7370 graduate// "one of the things that incarceration does is take away your purpose...the last mile and learning to code gave me a purpose."sot: david plouffe, chan zuckerberg initiative// "too many people right now go to the criminal justice system and they're almost consigned to having very limited opportunities. so i think it's incumbent for all of us who hire people to have an open mind, and more than an open mind to be desirous of people who need a second chance."the hope is that with a good paying job a former inmate will make life changes
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and stay out of prison forever. more than 112 thousand inmates in california prisons.the state department of corrections reports it costs tax payers 72 thousand dollars per year to house each person. and just over 44% of those released...are going right back in. sot: aly tamboura, code. 7370 graduate// "when you hire somebody who is formerly incarcerated you're actually helping public safety you're helping so that person doesn't go out and commit another crime, or recidivates so it's kind of a win-win situation for employers." 'the last mile' reports of the nearly 40 graduates who were released from prison...all got jobs...and none have gone back. as for tamboura, a new career and six figure salary may be the ticket to staying out.in silicon valley ella sogomonian kron 4 news. ( robin ) coming up after the break... "black panther" is now in theaters. the record it's already set for a marvel movie. (robin) and here's a live look outside...from the sutro cam. (robin)
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( robin ) there are two new movies hitting theaters this weekend and one of them is expected to break box office records. david daniel has a preview. (music: "show me my respect and bow down!")"black panther" is the first marvel superhero movie with a largely black cast... and it seems fans can't wait! it's set a marvel record for online pre-sales, and the latest expert estimates range from 165- million to 180-million dollars or more for the holiday weekend. anything in that range would set a record for a february debut.(nat-music)
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"let the game begin!if you're looking for family fare, there's "early man," from the makers of "chicken run" and "wallace and gromit." box office ( robin )on the next hour of the kron 4 morning news at 5... a bay area father takes steps to make school safer. the app that could help police if there is ever a shooter on ( robin ) plus we are learning more about the victims of wednesday's school shooting in parkland, florida. we are live at the scene with the latest... at the top of the hour. ( robin ) and... a south bay teacher is arrested for child pornography charges. we have the details in a live report. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (ááb ( darya ) ( darya ) good morning i'm
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darya folsom..( james ) and i'm james fletcher.
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our top story this morning... we're learning more about the victims of wednesday's mass shooting at a florida high schol.( darya ) hundreds of people showed up to a candlelight vigil... to honor the victims. natasha chen has more from parkland, florida. natasha... today we're learning more about some of the 17 victims that included a football coach. an athletic director. and young, fresh-faced young, fresh-director. and athletic coach. an a football that included the 17 victims about some of learning more today we're today we're learning more about some of the 17 victims that included a football coach. an athletic director. and young, fresh-faced students whose lives were tragically cut short.sot nicole bruner, marjory stoneman douglas high school
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student"coach feis has always been so nice and caring to me. every morning i walk into school he's there for me to say good morning to. every time he'd smile and wave. when a friend and i needed a ride to school, he took us back even though he didn't have to. he joked when he saw me, "oh no, not this one" and made me smile."other victims were also identified.sot sheriff scott israel/broward county, florida "carmen schentrup, "carmen schentrup, meadow pollack, peter wang, nicholas dworet , christopher hixon. my very very special friend who i'm going to miss aaron feis luke hoyer alaina petty, jaime guttenberg , martin duque anguiano , alyssa alhadeff , helena ramsay, scott beigel, joaquin oliver , cara loughran, gina montalto, and alexander schachter."carly novell survived the carly novell survived the shooting
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with survived the shooting with others by hiding in a closet. .sot carly novell marjory stoneman douglas high school student"it was so heart breaking to hear what was happening from people on the outside and we didn't know what was going on but while we were in therewe were all still talking about gun control." ( darya ) thanks natasha. ( darya )( james ) lets check weather and traffic... rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn
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breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) back to our top story
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this morning... whenever there is a mass shooting... the issue of gun control immediately comes up. so far this year... there has been at least eight school shootings in the u-s... including wednesday's in florida. president trump addressed the nation yesterday morning. it was the fourth time he's spoken to the country in the aftermath of a deadly shooting. he did ánotá talk about gun laws. florida governor rick scott says he's meeting with state leaders next week and áeverything is on the table. now.. parents of the victims of wednesday's mass shooting are demanding ásomething be
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security is there? there's no metal detectors. the gunman, a crazy person, just walks right into the school, knocks down the window of my child's door and starts shooting, shooting her and killing her! president trump, you say what can you do? you could stop the guns from getting into these children's hands. put metal detectors at every entrance to the schools. what can you do? you can do a lot! this is not fair to our families, and our children go to school, and have to get killed. i just spent the last two hours putting the burial arrangements for my daughter's funeral, who's 14. president trump, please do something. action! we need it now! these kids need safety now!">( darya ) pro-gun advocates say tighter gun laws may ánot prevent incidents like this. the lobby group "gun the lobby
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group "gun owners of america" says it supports arming teachers and administrators to help prevent school shootings. ( darya )( darya ) this morning... we are learning more about the gunman. video shows nikolas cruz doing target practice with an air gun. one of cruz's neighbors recorded this video in october. you can see cruz pointing pointing the gun in the air. neighbhor says he would shoot this gun at bottles and cans. they say they never saw him use a real gun.gun.him use a real they never saw him use a real gun. ( james ) people in mill valley came together to mourn the florida shooting victims thursday night. the vigil was put together by students at tamalpais high school...
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they wore orange to the gathering...the color of the anti-gun violence movement. students said they felt helpless after another school shooting... and wanted to do something to create change. < "everyone says they are going to pray and they are going to help but no action has been taken" >( james ) the students have organized a march for change that will happen today after school at the campus. ( james ) we have more photographs and information on the victims.... on our website -- kron-4-dot-com. plus... if you need more tips on how to talk to your children about this type of violence, we have a full interview with doctor brenda wade, who is a psychologist and author. it's all at kron four dot com. ( darya ) a big story we're following this morning... a san jose middle school teacher is arrested on several charges... including child
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pornography.( james ) clifford pappadakis was a gym teacher and track and field coach at willow glen middle school. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san jose. lydia... ( lydia ) a san jose middle school teacher has been arrested on several charges including child pornography. this is the suspect...cliffo rd pappadakis. he was a gym teacher and track and field coach at willow glen middle school. back in september 2017...parents reportedly saw him taking photos of female students and reported him to the school. he was, at the time, placed on administrative leave. police investigated the incident and issued a warrant for pappadakis in december... he surrendered wednesday at the san jose police department.
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the investigation into this teacher began in september after he was ( james ) thanks lydia. ( james ) east bay police are searching for a man accused of a lewd act in public. police say this man was riding the walnut creek free trolley last tuesday. that's when police say he exposed himself to a woman sitting across from him... and committed a lewd act. the woman called police. but they say he got off the bus before he could be ( james ) sonoma county is asking the u-s supreme court to review a lower court's ruling on the deadly police shooting of 13-year-old andy lopez. lopez was shot back in october of 2013 when he was carrying a b-b gun that resembled an a-k 47 assault rifle. lopez's family has filed a civil rights and excessive use of force lawsuits. back in september the 9th circuit court of appeals rejected sonoma county's claims that deputy erick gelhaus was acting in self defense.
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the county now plans to appeal to the supreme court. an attorney for the county says the case could have implications for law enforcement agencies all across the country. ( darya ) a vigil was held for the young woman who was killed last week when her car collided with an a-c transit bus. the berkeley community came together thursday night to remember kelli zachery... she was on her way to work when her car was hit by an a-c transit bus. the impact sent both vehicles into a nearby home. we spoke to kelli's father who happens to be an a-c transit driver himself. ( darya ) a memorial for zachery will be held march third at the kaleo chistian fellowship in oakland. the
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cause of the deadly crash is still under investigation. ( darya ) the two people accused of stabbing a woman and leaving her for dead on the side of a livermore road... faced a judge for the second time. daniel gross and melissa leonardo did not enter pleas. authorities say the two were friends with lizette cuesta. they all worked at a carl's junior in tracy together. we've also learned that the two suspects are engaged... and that leonardo is pregant. gross and leonardo were arrested on monday at their home in modesto. authorities say lizette cuesta told them who stabbed her... before she died. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... stopping two teens from becoming the victims of sex trafficking. how an airline employee saved the girls. ( james ) plus... a crash turns into a rescue as good samaritans pull a bay
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area man from a burning car. ( james ) and after the break... a palo alto parent fed up with mass shootings on school campuses... has created an app that he believes will help law enforcement find the threat immediately. we'll tell you how it works. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the less then 30 bridge wb 80 is spots. bay no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. and here you have a bánh mi inspired fried chicken sandwich.
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trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.
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( darya ) a bay father -- worried about the increase in mass shootings on school campuses -- has created an appp that he hopes will help law enforcement.( james ) it's called "safeguard o-e-s." kron 4's ali reid shows us how it works. this father of 3 started working on this app immediately after the sandy hook tragedy 5 years ago.it's now weeks away from launching, and there's yet another mass shooting at a school.pkg safeguard o-e-s or operations of emergency services is meant to help responders with any type of emergency. but it was created to help protect victims in a mass shooting. it's a problem that's growing and we need to fix itthe app will enable teachers and staff
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members to communicate with first responders directly.you don't want to give it to students. there are many reasons why. one of them primarily bcuz you don't want any false alarmsthe "real time" g-p-s system shows authorities exactly where the threat is.the floor level. the exact room numberit also gives an overview of the entire campus, and displays the status of every area.if they're unfamiliar with the school they can use the navigator function and it'll navigate them to the exact locationit's meant to bridge the gap of communication ... because every second counts when lives are at stake. school districts across the country are conducting lockdown drills or shelter in place type drills. they're already integrating those types of drills and adding this will onlt make it better. standupsafeguard school systems is working with a number of school districts on the peninsula and the south bay.the goal is to launch by the end of the month.reporting in palo alto ... ali reid ... kron 4 news.
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( james )( james ) new this morning... the california supreme court is leaving in place a ruling that requires three paint companies to remove lead based paint from homes built before 19-51. it is expected to cost the companies hundreds of millions of dollars. the ruling came from a lawsuit filed by santa clara county back in 2000. other bay area cities and counties also joined the lawsuit... including oakland... san francisco county... san mateo county and alameda county. the paint companies now plan to appeal to the u-s supreme court. ( darya ) an airline employee helped prevent two teens from becoming victims of human trafficking. the two young girls came to the woman's ticket counter. they had a number of small bags, but told her they had no i-d's. the worker noticed the tickets from sacramento to new york were purchased online... and the credit card
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used had a different name. the woman said there was another sign something was wrong. ( darya ) the teens told deputies they met a man on instagram... who invited them to new york for the weekend to model. sheriffs believe the girls would have become victims of human trafficking if the airline worker didn't intervene. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... protecting bay area renters. the bills that could help keep people in their homes. ( james ) and after the break... neptune's incredibly shrinking storm. how this storm is defying scientists expectations.
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storm that was once as wide as the atlantic ocean... is fizzling out on the planet neptune.( james ) these images from the hubble telescope show the storm has been shrinking since it was first seen in 20-15. scientists thought it would head to neptune's equator and break-up... creating an outburst of cloud activity. ( darya ) but instead of going out with a bang, the dark vortex surprised researchers by drifting to the
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south pole where it is dying with a whimper. (rebecca) your bay area forecast is after the break. ( camila ) parents rallying against overcrowded classroom in santa clara. i'm live with the details. (ácommercialá) back to the kron four morning
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news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) this morning people in florida are
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honoring the victims of wednesday's school shooting in parkland.( james ) the gunman has admitted to the shooting and now we are learning more about the victims. jeff patterson is in parkland this morning with the latest. the names of the names of the victims are read to a grieving community... then the words of a father
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be safe. my job is to protect my children."> the focus here.. on those who lost their lives.. including assistant football coach aaron feis who died trying to shield others. the school survivors now struggling to understand the full scope of what has happened. stoneman douglass high school is in parkland...an area that often boasted to be the safest community in america.. that image now shattered by the echo of gunfire... and in the aftermath.. the mother of one victim angrily lashed out at president trump.
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do? you could stop the guns from getting into these children's hands. put metal detectors at every entrance to the schools. what can you do? you can do a lot!> ( james ) ( james ) happening today... the oakland school district plans to do an active shooter drill on its campuses. the district is one of the 31 districts in the state... to maintain it's own police department. the oakland unified school district police department says its soul mission is the safety of students and staff. jeff godown has been chief of the department for the past four- years. he talked to kron-4 about how the system is designed to spot 'red' flags.
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parents, my son is doing to stay proactive in that sense to try and stop it, in a proactive fashion as opposed to what happened yester1214day">( james ) the chief says the officers are not seen as a threat... but as part of the overall school community. a school family that contains 80 schools... close to 50 thousand students... and has never experienced an active shooter on any campus. ( james ) another big story... parents upset with overcrowding will be rallying this morning in santa clara.( darya ) kron 4's camila bernal joins us live from don callejon middle school. camila... camila... middle school. callejon middle school. camila...
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( darya ) in the east bay.
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police are looking the person who shot and killed a man in oakland. the shooting happened february ninth on olive street. police say the victim managed to take himself to a nearby fire station. he was then taken to the hospital... where he later died. so far no arrest have been made. and authorities have not released the victims name. ( darya ) also in the east bay... a man was pulled from a burning car.... all thanks to a few drivers who stopped to help out. it happened yesterday near cummings skyway in crockett. a 62-year-old man crashed into the center divider going east on highway 80. a few good samaritans noticed the danger and possibly saved the man's life by pulling him from the wreck. ( james ) state lawmakers are proposing new protections for renters in california. bay area state assemblyman david chiu introduced a bill that if passed... would give tenants more time to respond to eviction lawsuits. and more time to pay their rent or comply with other agreements
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in their lease. later today... an oakland assemblyman will introduce a bill to extend "just cause" eviction laws. it would require landlords to provide a specific, valid reason before an eviction can take place. ( james ) this morning... redwood city has a new police chief. dan mulholland has been promoted after chief j-r gamez retired back in september. mulholland is a redwood city native who has been with the redoowd city police department since 1987. ( james ) bart will run on a modified saturday schedule on monday for president's day. trains will run from 6 a-m to midnight. áand there will be two extra trains on the richmond - daly city line for the morning commute. parking will be free in bart lots. ( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... we check in on victims of the north bay fires and see some of the rebuilding challenges they are facing. ( darya ) plus... how do you feel about students using pot on campus? it could soon be a reality here in california. we'll explain. ( darya ) and next...what
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you should do today if you want to make more money. ( rebecca ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.forecast. (ácommercialá) ( robin )
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) four your
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money... we all want to make more cash.( james ) but according to a new survey... most of us won't ask for a raise. only 39- a raise. only 39- percent of people negotiated their starting salary last year. also... more men than women asked for more money.( darya ) and millennials are bolder about talking to a new boss. if you are ready to talk salary... go in prepared.
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it's speaking with other people in that company you're trying to get hired by and asking them their experience ... the bottom line is you have to do your preparation."> ( james ) experts say simply having the simply having the conversation could ultimately help your career. (rebecca) your bay area forecast is after the break. (ácommercialá) refresh your home and save at ross. ross has all the home trends for kitchen, living room and bedroom for a fraction of what you'd pay elsewhere. for the latest home trends, at big savings -
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space walking is happening at the international space station. spacewalking astronauts are wrapping up months of are wrapping astronauts are wrapping up months of repair work on the space station's big robot arm.
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robot arm. ( james )( darya )( robin ) ( robin ) checking bay area roads before you head out the door.. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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and here's a live look outside... at the embarcadero. rebecca: a region-wide warming trend is expected
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today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. ( darya ) in the north bay... fire victims are taking on the very long rebuilding process after october's firestorm. kron 4's charles clifford tells us about the clifford tells charles passage. ( darya ) in the north bay...
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fire victims are taking on the very long rebuilding process after october's firestorm. kron 4's charles clifford tells us about the challenges they're facing. well, thousands of people lost their homes to the fires in just a few hours but the process of rebuilding could take months or years. an
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important step in that process is getting the right permits. natsthursday evening, the city of santa rosa, sonoma county, fema and the army corp of engineers held a meeting in santa rosa to help fire victims navigate a sometimes frustrating permit process for rebuilding their homes.a few miles away in coffey park, the army corp of engineers has finished removing most the fire debrie from the neighborhood. leaving behind empty lots. but in order to rebuild their homes, owners needs numerous permits. of all the homes the were destroyed, so far only one has been rebuilt.sotyou come to these meetings to get information. cheryl breazeale lost her home to the tubbs fires. she says the recovery process has been very challenging. she's not sure if she needs any more permits but she came anyway. sotyou might have a question or two and they might get answered by the time you leave. sometimes you have more questions that you walked in the door with.sot nobody can give you a definite answer. craig shultz lost his home as well. he says there has been a lot of bad information and rumors floating around. he came to tonight's meeting hoping to get some straight answers.sot it would be great if there's one place where you can get answers.despite the challenges, both craig and
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cheryl say they are confident their respective homes will be rebuilt, even if it takes longer that they would like.sot yes, definetly. yessot absolutley. it's probably going to take us a few years. if i was in a rush i would be more frustrated. i realize it's going to take to 3 yeras now, everyone i talked to says they think the city and county have done a pretty good job coordinating the recovery effort despite it being a massive job.in santa rosa, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( james ) people affected by the thomas fire are accusing a utility of removing power poles... which could be vital to determing the cause of the deadly santa barbara fire. lawyers are seeking a temporary restraining order. that order would bar "southern california edison"... from removing poles and other equipment from foothill areas ... where the thomas fire is believed to have started back in december.
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nearly two billion dollars in insurance claims have been filed as a result of the thomas fire. ( james ) coming up after the break... "black panther" is now in theaters. the record it's already set for a marvel movie.
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( james ) "black panther" is now in theaters. and the cultural significance of "black panther" is immense -- it's centered on a black superhero... is set in africa... and is set to become one of marvel's biggest blockbusters. "black panther" has already set a marvel record for online pre- sales. ( james ) the studio behind
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"wallace and gromit" is back with a new animated adventure -- "early man." it's about two tribes and the ápossible origin of soccer. "early man's" voice cast includes tom hiddleston... eddie redmayne and "game of thrones" star maisie williams. ( darya ) coming up on the next hour of the kron 4 morning news at 6... a bay area father takes steps to make school safer. the app that could help police if there is ever a shooter on campus. ( darya ) plus... we are learning more about the victims of wednesday's school shooting in parkland, florida. we are live at the scene with the latest. ( darya ) and... a south bay teacher is arrested for child pornography charges. we have the details in a live report.
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( darya ) good morning i'm darya folsom..( james ) and i'm james fletcher. our top story this morning... we're learning more about the victims of wednesday's mass shooting at a florida high school.( darya ) hundreds of people showed up to a candlelight vigil... to honor the victims. natasha chen has more natasha
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chen has more natasha victims. natasha chen has more from parkland, florida. natasha...
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today we're learning more about some of the 17 victims that included a football coach. an athletic director. and young, fresh-faced students whose lives were tragically cut short.sot nicole bruner, marjory stoneman douglas high school student"coach feis has always been so nice and caring to me. every morning i walk into school he's there for me to say good morning to. every time he'd smile and wave. when a friend and i needed a ride to school, he took us back even though he didn't have to. he joked when he saw me, "oh no, not this one" and made me smile."other victims were also identified.sot sheriff scott israel/broward county, florida "carmen schentrup, meadow pollack, peter wang, nicholas dworet , christopher hixon. my very very special friend who i'm going to miss aaron feis luke hoyer alaina petty, jaime guttenberg , martin duque anguiano , alyssa alhadeff , helena ramsay, scott beigel, joaquin oliver , cara loughran, gina montalto, and alexander schachter."carly novell survived the shooting
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with others by hiding in a closet. .sot carly novell marjory stoneman douglas high school student"it was so heart breaking to hear what was happening from people on the outside and we didn't know what was going on but while we were in theretalking about gun control." ( darya ) thanks natasha. ( darya ) ( james ) lets check weather and traffic... rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into
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saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage. accident wb 92 at flat section. accident sb 880 at industrial. accident sb 880 at industrial. accident nb 101
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at anza. ( darya )( darya ) back to our top story this morning... whenever there is a mass shooting...
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the issue of gun control immediately comes up. so far this year... there has been at least eight school shootings in the u-s... including wednesday's in florida. president trump addressed the nation yesterday morning. it was the fourth time he's spoken to the country in the aftermath of a deadly shooting. he did ánotá talk about gun laws. florida governor rick scott says he's meeting with state leaders next week and áeverything is on the table. now.. parents of the victims of wednesday's mass shooting are demanding ásomething be done.
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the schools. what can you do? you can do a lot! this is not fair to our families, and our children go to school, and have to get killed. i just spent the last two hours putting the burial arrangements for my daughter's funeral, who's 14. president trump, please do something. action! we need it now! these kids need safety now!">( darya ) pro-gun advocates say pro-gun advocates say pro-gun
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advocates say tighter gun advocates say tighter gun laws may ánot prevent incidents like this. the lobby group "gun owners of america" says it supports arming teachers and administrators to help prevent school shootings. ( darya ) this morning... we are learning more about the gunman. video shows nikolas cruz doing target practice with an air gun. one of cruz's neighbors recorded this video in october. you can see cruz pointing pointing the gun in the air. neighbhor says he would shoot this gun at bottles and cans. they say they never saw him use a real gun. ( james ) people in mill valley
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came together to mourn the florida shooting victims thursday night. the vigil was put together by students at tamalpais high school... they wore orange to the gathering...the color of the anti-gun violence movement. students said they felt helpless after another school shooting... and wanted to do something to create change. < "everyone says they are going to pray and they are going to help but no action has been taken" >( james ) the students have organized a march for change that will happen today after school at the campus. ( james ) we have more photographs and information on the victims.... on our website -- kron-4-dot-com. plus... if you need more tips on how to talk to your children about this type of violence, we have a full interview with doctor brenda wade, who is a psychologist and author. it's all at kron four dot com.
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( darya ) breaking overnight. police say a carjacking lead to a crash involving multiple cars in santa rosa. police responded to west steele lane on reports of a collision after midnight. they found a number of vehicles on fire when they arrived. officers also located a male lying in the street... he was unresponsive with significant injuries. several witnesses told police that the car that caused the crash had just been stolen from them. the other vehicles that were involved in the collsion were not occupied. police are now investigating the male victim's involvment in the crash. ( darya ) a big story we're following this morning... a san jose middle school teacher is arrested on several charges... including child pornography.( james ) clifford pappadakis was a gym teacher and track and field coach at willow glen middle school. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san jose. lydia... ( lydia ) a san jose
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middle school teacher has been arrested on several charges including child pornography. this is the suspect...cliffo rd pappadakis. he was a gym teacher and track and field coach at willow glen middle school. back in september 2017...parents reportedly saw him taking photos of female students and reported him to the school. he was, at the time, placed on administrative leave. police investigated the incident and issued a warrant for pappadakis in december... he surrendered wednesday at the san jose police department. the investigation into this teacher began in september after he was seen taking pictures of female students. 47-year old clifford pappadakis was arrested on suspicion of annoying and molesting a child and possessing child pornography. pappadakis worked as a physical education teacher as well as a track and field coach at willow glen middle school in san jose. the investigation started when parents witnessed pappadakis taking pictures of female students on sept. 8. the parents reported the incident to the school. the san jose unified school district then alerted police, who began the investigation pappadakis on leave.searched seized pappadakis' computer and other electronic devices, where numerous inappropriate images. officers issued a warrant for pappadakis on reporting live in san jose lydia pantazes kron 4 news. ( james ) thanks lydia. ( james )still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... new details about the suspects accused of stabbing a young
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woman to death in livermore how the suspects and the victim were connected. ( james ) and after the break... a palo alto parent fed up with mass shootings on school campuses ... has created an app that he believes will help law enforcement find the threat immediately. we'll tell you how it works.you how it we'll tell immediately. find the threat enfo (darya)(james)( robin )
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welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. accident wb 92 at flat section cleared. accident sb 880 at industrial. slow from 238. overturn accident nb 101 at anza.
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rebecca:a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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( darya ) ( darya ) with the florida high
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school massacre on everyone's minds. a bay area father has created an app to help police during mass shooting incidents. mike jacobs is also a school administrator in palo alto who says he is concerned about the increase in school shootings. the app called safeguard o-e-s is expected to launch before the end of the month. jacobs began developing the app right after the sandy hook shooting 5 years ago. it is meant
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to help teachers and staff members communicate with first responders during active shooter situations. the "real time" g-p-s system shows authorities exactly where the threat is. it also gives an overview of the entire campus, and displays the status of every area.
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( darya ) the two people accused of
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stabbing a woman and leaving her for dead on the side of a livermore road... faced a judge for the second time. daniel gross and melissa leonardo did not enter pleas. authorities say the two were friends with lizette cuesta. they all worked at a carl's junior in tracy together. we've also learned that the two suspects are engaged... and that leonardo is pregant. gross and leonardo were arrested on monday at their home in modesto. authorities say lizette cuesta told them who stabbed her... before she died. ( james ) east bay police are searching for a man accused of a lewd act in public. police say this man was riding the walnut creek free trolley last tuesday. that's when police say he exposed himself to a woman sitting across from him... and committed a lewd act. the woman called police. but they say he got off the bus before he
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could be arrested. ( james ) sonoma county is asking the u-s supreme court to review a lower court's ruling on the deadly police shooting of 13-year-old andy lopez. lopez was shot back in october of 2013 when he was carrying a b-b gun that resembled an a-k 47 assault rifle. lopez's family has filed a civil rights and excessive use of force lawsuits. back in september the 9th circuit court of appeals rejected sonoma county's claims that deputy erick gelhaus was acting in self defense. the county now plans to appeal to the supreme court. an attorney for the county says the case could have implications for law enforcement agencies all across the country. ( darya ) a vigil was held for the young woman who was killed last week when her car collided with an a-c transit bus. the berkeley community came together thursday night to remember kelli zachery... she was on her way to work when her car was hit by an a-c transit bus. the impact sent both
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vehicles into a nearby home. we spoke to kelli's father who happens to be an a-c transit driver himself. ( darya ) a memorial for zachery will be held march third at the kaleo chistian fellowship in oakland. the cause of the deadly crash is still under investigation. ( james ) coming up ... black panther is expected to make a statement at the box office. and its director has ties to the bay area. his story ... after the break.
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studies professor steve buss said.coogler, 31, is one of buss' most successful students. "he had a very hard work ethic," he said.buss says coogler originally came to sac state to play football after the program ended at his first school, st. mary's in berkeley. "i got to sacramento state it was a good choice for me, it was a really exciting time. i just remember the energy around campus and being in a new place," coogler said in a 2015 video produced by the school.buss says coogler's experience with sports showed him the importance of working as a team while making films. coogler graduated with a business degree, but buss says he took many film production classes. after graduating from sac state, he would go on to study film at the university of southern california."i would have a limit of eight minutes that they couldn't go past (for short films) and he'd go a little bit past eights minutes all the time and i'd be like, 'nah, it's good i'm not going to take it
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away from him,'" buss said. back then, coogler would discuss his idea for what would become his first feature, "fruitvale station," about the 2009 death of oscar grant at the hands of a bart police officer.buss says coogler experienced similar racial profiling when he was a student."ryan looked quite a bit different back then. if i remember, he had dreadlocks," buss said. "the oscar (grant) story wasn't an abstraction to him. it was a reality."coogler later directed the "rocky" installment "creed" which, like his debut, was critically acclaimed.buss says coogler's third film, marvel's "black panther," is by far the biggest project he's taken on. having seen the film at a special screening of wednesday night with coogler and his family in oakland, buss believes the film will showcase his talents in a way that will only lead to future success."it's his third film, it has the work of someone that's been around a lot longer and has worked on a lot more tentpole kind of films," (james)(ááá2 shotááá) that was doug johnson reporting. director ryan coogler says there's a couple of easter eggs in black panther ... for the bay area.
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(rebecca) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. ( camila ) parents rallying against overcrowded classroom in santa clara. i'm live with the details. my name is jamir dixon and i'm a locate and mark fieldman for pg&e. most people in the community recognize the blue trucks as pg&e. my truck is something new... it's an 811 truck. when you call 811, i come out to your house and i mark out our
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gas lines and our electric lines to make sure that you don't hit them when you're digging. 811 is a free service. i'm passionate about it because every time i go on the street i think about my own kids. they're the reason that i want to protect our community and our environment, and if me driving a that truck means that somebody gets to go home safer, then i'll drive it every day of the week. together, we're building a better california. (james)(darya) lets start
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the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rebecca: a region-wide warming trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. overturn accident nb 101 at anza.
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( darya ) this morning people in florida are honoring the victims of wednesday's school shooting in parkland.( james ) the gunman has admitted to the shooting and now we are learning more about the victims. jeff patterson is in parkland this morning with the latest. the names of the victims are read to a grieving community... then the words of a father the focus here.. on those who lost their lives.. including assistant football coach aaron feis who died trying to shield others. the school survivors now struggling to understand the full scope of what has happened. stoneman douglass high stoneman
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just crazy.">their gone, its then now its just their gone, its just crazy."> stoneman douglass high school is in parkland...an area that often boasted to be the safest community in america.. that image now shattered by the echo of gunfire... and in the aftermath.. the mother of one victim angrily lashed out at president trump.
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oakland school district plans to do an active shooter drill on its campuses. the district is one of the 31 districts in the state... to maintain it's own police department. the oakland unified school district police department says its soul mission is the safety of students and staff. jeff godown has been chief of the department for the past four- years. he talked to kron-4 about how the system is designed to spot 'red' flags. ( james ) the chief says the officers are not seen as a threat... but as part of the overall school community. a school family that contains 80 schools... close to 50 thousand students... and has never experienced an active shooter on any campus. ( james ) another big story... parents upset with overcrowding will be
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rallying this morning in santa clara.( darya ) kron 4's camila bernal joins us live from don callejon middle school. camila... ( james ) thanks camila. thanks ( james )( james ) thanks camila. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) ( darya ) in the east bay.
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police are looking the person who shot and killed a man in oakland. the shooting happened february ninth on olive street. police say the victim managed to take himself to a nearby fire station. he was then taken to the hospital... where he later died. so far no arrest have been made. and authorities have not released the ( darya ) also in the east bay... a man was pulled from a burning car.... all
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thanks to a few drivers who stopped to help out. it happened yesterday near cummings skyway in crockett. a 62-year-old man crashed into the center divider going east on highway 80. a few good samaritans noticed the danger and possibly saved the man's life by pulling him from the wreck. ( james ) state lawmakers are proposing new protections for renters in california. bay area state assemblyman david chiu introduced a bill that if passed... would give tenants more time to respond to eviction lawsuits. and more time to pay their rent or comply with other agreements in their lease. later today... an oakland assemblyman will introduce a bill to extend "just cause" eviction laws. it would require landlords to provide a specific, valid reason before an eviction can take place. ( darya ) coming up next on the kron 4 morning news ...new details on this year's flu vaccine.how it stacks up against vaccines in the past. ( darya ) plus... how do you feel about students using
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pot on campus? it could soon be a reality here in california. we'll explain. we'll california. reality here in soon be a sorry. i can't make it.
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. overturn
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accident nb 101 at anza. (ááá2 shot ááá)( james ) for your health this morning ... the c-d-c says this year's flu vaccine is only 36 percent effective overall ... in preventing the flu.making it one of the least effective in the last decade.( darya ) in regards to this year's most troublesome flu strain ... "type a" ... the c-d-c says the vaccine is only about 25 percent responsive.. experts say the vaccines poor performance is one reason why we've been suffering an intense flu season.( james ) vaccines usually prevent 40 to 60 percect of flu cases serious enough to send people to doctors offices. ( darya ) coming up next on
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the kron 4 morning news... we check in on victims of the north bay fires and see some of the rebuilding challenges they are facing. (rebecca) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. (darya) welcome back.
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lets get a check of weather and traffic... and here's a live look outside... at the embarcadero. rebecca:a region-wide warming
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trend is expected today into saturday as high pressure builds over the eastern pacific. conditions turn breezy and much colder as a strong cold front pushes across the region on sunday. some of the coldest temperatures of the season are likely early next week in wake of the frontal passage.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) buying marijuana legally in berkeley can be a
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bit pricy... but the cost will soon drop. just this week... the city council voted to cut the adult use tax in half to 5 percent ... lessening the tax burden on this business just starting to take root. right now customers in berkeley pay a 15 percent state excise tax, over 9 percent in sales tax, and recreational users pay an extra 10 percent adult use tax. added all up that's a little over 34 percent. a spokesperson for the berkeley patient group says the point of this is to lure customers out of the black market. ( james ) one city council person argues that the city needs more time to consider the issue. ( james )a california state senator has introduced legislation... that would let certain students use medical
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cannabis on campus. senator jerry hill is pushing the bill. it affects students from kindergarten to 12th grade with special needs or severe disabilities. hill says-- right now-- parents are required to remove their children from school to administer the cannabis product. the bill allows students to used products like cannabis-based oils and capsules... keeping the administration discrete. it does not permit smoking or vaping. ( darya ) in the north bay... fire victims from last october's wildfires... gathered last night to discuss plans of rebuilding. one of the major frustrations for those devastated ... is gaining a proper permit. it's what you need in order to even start rebuilding. one man who attended the meeting ... called the requirement challenging. ( darya ) more than 5-thousand
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homes were burned in sonoma county. ( darya ) people affected by the thomas fire are accusing a utility of removing power poles ... which could be vital to determing the cause of the deadly santa barbara fire. lawyers are seeking a temporary restraining order. that order would bar "southern california edison"... from removing poles and other equipment from foothill areas ... where the thomas fire is believed to have started back in december. nearly two billion dollars in insurance claims have been filed as a result of the thomas fire. ( james ) national news... u-s senators failed to advance a bipartisan proposal to resolve the future of millions of undocumented immigrants. the proposal failed to get the 60 votes necessary on thursday. the bill would have paved the way to citizenship for nearly 2 million undocumented immigrants who came to the us as children... but even if the bill had passed... it would have been dead by the time it reached the president.
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trump called the bill "a total catastrophe," tweeting that "voting for this amendment would be a vote against law enforcement, and a vote for open borders." ( james ) this morning... redwood city has a new police chief. dan mulholland has been promoted after chief j-r gamez retired back in september. mulholland is a redwood city native who has been with the redoowd city police department since 1987. ( james ) bart will run on a modified saturday schedule on monday for president's day. trains will run from 6 a-m to midnight. áand there will be two extra trains on the richmond - daly city line for the morning commute. parking will be free in bart lots. ( darya ) four your money... we all want to make more cash.( james ) but according to a new survey... most of us won't ask for a raise. only 39- percent of people negotiated their starting salary last year. also... more men
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than women asked for more money.( darya ) and millennials are bolder about talking to a new boss. if you are ready to talk salary... be prepared. ( james ) experts say simply having the conversation could ultimately help your career. (james) james adlib big board. ( james )( james ) coming
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up ... five new inductees are about to be immortalized in the bay area sports hall of fame. those details ... after the break. we'll be back as the kron 4 morning news continues... and here's a live look outside... embarcadero.
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the energy conscious whopeople among usle? say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too?
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turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. proud to announce the 2018 inductees into the bay area sports hall of fame.( darya ) giants picthcer, matt cain and former warriors guard, tim hardaway are among the five inductees that will be immortalized as bay area sports legends. cain won two world series with san francisco and pitched a perfect game against the astros in 2012. in 2010 during the postseason cain didn't allow a run...
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finishing with a 2-0 record.( james ) meanwhile .... hardaway was drafted by golden state in 1989. he was best known for his cross over... he was a five-time all-star and is the second fastest player in n-b-a history to reach 5-thousand points and 25- hundred assists in just 262 games. ( james ) here's the rest of the inductees. former 49ers offensive lineman, harris barton and 49ers executive, john mvcay... grandfather of rams head coach sean mcvay.those two are going in for helping san francisco win 3 super bowls in the 80's. former archbishop mitty, brandi chastain will also be enshirned for winning two fifa world cup championships with team u-s-a. the banquet will be may 21st at the westin saint francis hotel in san ( james ) coming up on the next hour of the kron 4 morning news at 6... a bay area father takes steps to make school safer. the app that could help police if there is ever a shooter on campus. ( james ) plus... we
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response to the deadly school shooting that killed 17 people in parkland, florida. and this morning we are learning more about the victims.( darya ) good morning... i'm darya folsom.( james ) and i'm james fletcher. hundreds of people showed up to a candlelight vigil overnight... to honor those victims. natasha chen is live in parkland, florida this morning with the latest. natasha.. . today we're learning more about some of th17

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