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now at eight ... 15-20 shots rang outit was like bang bang bangnat sirengunfire and bloodshed in the heart of the bay area's tech world.i noticed a person laying on the concrete with a red splotch on his shirt.today's mass shooting at youtube headquarters now being blamed on a domestic dispute.this is a terrible day for the united states where once again you have a multiple casualty situation.three people wounded, the suspect, a woman, is dead of a self=inflicted wound. (pam) thanks for joining us, i'm pam moore...(steve) and i'm steve aveson...we've been tracking this breaking been tracking this breaking
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news all day long...(pam) and tonight (pam)long...news all day this breaking been tracking this breaking news all day (pam) and tonight we have confirmed the identity of the shooter as áánasim woman who is from southern california.... it all started early this afternoon-- as people were outside - as people this afternoon-started early it all (steve) california....from southern woman who is aghdam -- a áánasim shooter as youtube identity of the confirmed the we have and tonight (pam) long...news all day this breaking been tracking this breaking news all day long... (pam) and tonight we have confirmed the identity of the youtube shooter as áánasim shooter as áánasim aghdam -- a woman who is from southern california....(steve) it all started early this afternoon-- as people were outside eating lunch.. at the youtube headquarters on cherry avenue near traeger avenue in san bruno.. (pam) walmart's e-commerce corporate headquarters and kaiser's san bruno medical offices .... are also in that area. that's where we find kron's j-r stone ... live in san bruno with the latest... j-r?
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j-r?
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(steve) as we have been reporting... three people have been injured in the shooting. and all of those victims have been taken to san francisco general hospital. (pam) kron 4's ali reid is live outside the hospital tonight.. with the latest on the conditions of the victims... ali? from what we know this shooting stemmed from a domestic incident. it isn't clear if the male victim was the intended target.but what we know right now is that ... of the 3 victims here .... one is a 36 year old man that is in critical condition tonight. the other 2 are women...a 32 year old with serious injuries ...and a 27 year old in fair condition.they were all rushed here to zuckerberg s-f general hospital ... and have been treated by emergency staff. according to doctors, none of the patients here had to undergo surgery this afternoon. doctors won't specify the type of gun that was used, but did rule out an automatic weapon. they tell us all 3 patients
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are awake and know where they are and what happened to them. the emergency center was under lockdown for quite some time until the situation was stabilized.keep in mind, this is the only "level 1" trauma center in san francisco ... and that is exactly why those victims were rushed here this afternoon.a level one trauma center not only provides an intensive care unit, surgery center, and emergency operations ..... if need be, it can handle patients that need more comprehensive care. this e-r is equippped to deal with mass casualty situations .... which it does on a regular basis.doctor andre campbell explains how each patient was treated upon arrival.sot - although none of the patients required surgery earlier today, the trauma center tells us they are under constant watch.if there are any significant changes, the hospital will update us tonight.otherwise we will be briefed on their recovery tomorrow morning.reporting live in san francisco ... ali reid ... kron 4 news.
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(pam) we have team coverage tonight of the shooting-- many witnesses are now telling their stories of what happened. kron4's michelle kingston is in san bruno tonight. she has that part of the story (mk)zach vorhies, senior
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software engineer at youtube "my heart is racing."chaos on cherry avenue -- at youtube headquarters -- in san bruno. zach vorhies, senior software engineer at youtube"i looked over and there was somebody on his back on the courtyard with a red spot on his stomach." zach vorhies -- a senior software engineer at youtube said a fire alarm was pulled and he and his employees exited the building.witnesses watched as they came outside with their hands over their heads -- with fear on the faces -- some with tears.zach vorhies, senior software engineer at youtube"i really didn't understand what was going on at the time. somebody started screaming like come get me and then i saw a police officer come in through the gate with an assault rifle." one witness -- who took this cell phone video -- said he was inside youtube just minutes before the shooting. he stepped out to head home and hear the sirens and the police cars that followed ... and watched as employees walked out.james mahakena, witness"they were terrified. i saw some of the women. they were crying as they were leaving the premises. i saw fear in their faces. it was a very scary scary scary moment."
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toss to san bruno mayor phoner rico e. medina rico e. medinaphonerrico e. medina (steve) we have team coverage tonight of the shooting. kron 4's gabe slate is live at the carl's j-r where it all started... gabe?
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(pam) and you can always stay connected at kron-4 dot com. there you can find a timeline of events... a gallery of photographs... and hear from witnesses. that's all at kron-4 dot com.we will be back with more news..
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(steve) continuing our breaking news coverage tonight-- a deadly shooting at the youtube headquarters in san bruno. (pam) here is what we know at this hour... the female shooter is identified as nasim aghdam ... she died from a self - inflicted gunshot wound. she has previous addresses in riverside and san diego. the f-b-i, along with san bruno police department, are investigating. the three other people who were injured,
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did not need to undergo surgery... their conditions range from fair to critical condition. (steve) we have team coverage tonight of the shooting. kron 4's ella sogomonian spoke with employees in the area who were put on lockdown .. she joins us live from the scene. ella? live it was an ordinary afternoon as employees were out to lunch...until they heard what they quickly learned was the sound of gunshots.some ran off in distress while others were put on a lockdown and told to stay away from the windows.pkga wave of panic rippled through the normally quiet business hub near the youtube headquarters as news spread that there was an active shooter.just after 12:30 tuesday afternoon employees ran in all directions while others were kept inside under a mandatory lockdown.a walmart employee described the rense moments off camera.sot:
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walmart employee on lockdown// "we heard gunshots and thought it was fireworks because its usually a quiet area."ella: " what was going through your mind in those two hours of lockdown?"sot: walmart employee on lockdown// "same thing that's been going through my mind every single week this year another shooting somwhere in america this one happens to be closer to us closer to home. i think we need to take a closer look at issues around guns. it's not funny it's not cool its super dangerous you know these are hardworking people creating content for the works and being able to have an outlet for people to speak they shouldnt have to be dodging bullets are lunch when they're trying to figure out what they want to eat."across the way a carelinx employee got wind of the danger as people ran for help.he was also told to stay inside where he says he worried if their building would be a next target.sot: christian avalos, carelinx employee on lockdown// "when something like this happens the thing that comes to mind is the worst thing possible so i didn't want to go to the restroom or anything i was just stuck in there the door was locked."people under the
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locdown turned to social media for answers but say they got the fact only after a press conference about 2 hours after the gunman took her own life. tag three people were shot and a fourth hurt their leg while trying to run away. youtube provided buses to shuttle people out of the area. live in san bruno ella sogomonian kron 4 news. (steve) many political figures are responding to the this latest shooting... san francisco mayor mark farrell issuing this statement tonight saying: "gun violence is tearing apart our communities. we cannot grow numb to these terrible acts." republicans in congress must pass meaningful gun control and safety policies. we know that these changes would reduce gun violence and save lives." (steve) and senator kamala harris tweeted: "actively
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monitoring the shooting incident at youtube in san bruno. grateful to law enforcement and first responders on the scene," (pam) throughout the day .... we have been talking with several other lawmakers .. who are also deeply saddened by the shooting. we talked with san mateo county supervisor david canepa on air ... he praised local enforcement for being quick on the scene .. but also, is dismayed that shooting incidents are becoming all too familiar. (pam) supervisor canepa supervisor (pam) supervisor canepa says, first responders in the county.. continually train
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for this kind of emergency... but he also points out, there is no trauma hospital in that area of the county... and that is why the victims were taken to zuckerberg general hospital in san francisco. (pam) we first told you about this active shooter situation .... with a push alert on our kron-4 mobile app at 1:01 p.m. you can stay connected on breaking news ... by downloading our app today and opting in for alerts. now to our four zone forecast. taking a live look outside at s-f-o.kron-4's chief meteorologist lawrence karnow is here now with the forecast lawrence karnow: patchy fog kept temperatures cool near the coast but the rest of the bay area was sunny and nice. the sea breeze continues so we can expect a few more patches of fog tonight near the coast. it should be a nice night but
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you'll want to grab something warm if you're going out. the winds will be blowing and the temperatures will be dropping quickly. there are major changes coming in the weather over the next few days. an unseasonably strong storm will bring very heavy rain to the bay area. right now we're are looking at 4 to 6 inches of the coastal mountains. we could see minor flooding and mudslides as the storm comes through. you can see the storm developing near hawaii which will slowly approach the bay area. we will see increasing clouds tomorrow with mild temperatures. highs will be in the 60s and 70s with 50s near the coast. showers will develop late on thursday with rain becoming heavy on friday with rain will turn to showers on saturday. there's another chance of showers on tuesday. new ahead at 8... as president trump grows impatient for a wall to be built between the u-s and
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mexico... he now uses drastic measures to help secure the border.... plus... a threat of violence against muslims in england ... why mosques here in the bay area are stepping up security...
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(pam) bay area mosques are stepping up security... amid a threat of violence against muslims in england.(steve) kron four's rob fladeboe reports on how the threat is being perceived locally. sameena usman/council on islamic-american relations "...i know that at my kids school they cancelled a field trip today because of this, just to be safe..." the council on islamic-american relations' sameena usman is talking about this. about hate-filled letters sent last month to homes and busineses across britain threatening violence against muslims on april 3rd. there was no mention of the united states, however... sameena usman/c.a.i.r. "....we have
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seen mosques burned to the ground n this country in the past year and we have seen an unprecedented number of muslims being attacked so there is a real fear...."the letters referenced a point-based system that would award attackers for acts of hate and violence. ten points for verbally abusing a muslim or 50 points for throwing acid. a pair of security guards kept close watch as people attended afternoon prayers. off camera, one man said he is concerned but wold not be intimidated.sameena usman/c.a.i.r. ".....while we encourage people to be more vigilant we also don't want people to be living in fear and not wanting to leave their homes...."at the same time, a counter measure is also trending on twitter and other social media. it's been promoting april 3rd as "'love a muslim day."sameena usman/c.a.i.r. ".....instead of inflicting horrible things against the muslim community, this actually encourages people to share some love, whether it be buying someone a cup of coffee or instead of throwing acid, throw some flowers...it's just a way to counter this hateful message.in san jose rob fladeboe ron 4 news (steve) president donald trump
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says we wants to the military to secure the country's southern boarder unitl construction of the wall is complete. president trump made the announcement during a joint press conference with the leaders of the baltic nations. trump also said the u-s has horrible and unsafe immigration laws, and he is calling on congress to "get their act together" to change them. coming up at eight.. we're comintuing to follow our breaking news coverage... a deadly shooting at youtube headquarters in san bruno... we'll bring you the latest on the investigation ... and an update on the three people injured in a live report....
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(steve) back to our breaking news tonight at 8:30 a shooting at youtube's headquarters in san bruno. (steve) we know that the female gunman has died from a self inflicted gunshot wound-- and three others are injured. (pam) the youtube office is located on cherry avenue in san bruno. that's right near interstate 3-80 and 2-80. (steve) kron4's j-r stone is live at the scene tonight with the very latest...j-r?
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(pam) (pam) team coverage
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continues tonight on this story... as we've been reporting .. three people are injured from the shooting. and all of those victims have been taken to san francisco general hospital. (pam) kron 4's ali reid is live outside the hospital tonight.. with the latest on the
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victims conditions. ali? hospital staff tell us all 3 victims are alert and know where they are and what happened to them.pkgpolice say the shooting at youtube's headquarters stemmed from a domestic incident. it isn't clear if the male victim here was the intended target. but what we know right now is that ... of the 3 victims at the hospital .... one is a 36 year old man that is in critical condition. the other 2 are women...a 32 year old with serious injuries ...and a 27 year old in fair condition. they were all rushed here to zuckerberg s-f general hospital ... and have been treated by emergency staff.we look at the airway to make sure they're breathing....make sure we have not missed anything.doctors won't specify the type of gun that was used, but ruled out an automatic weapon. zuckerberg s-f general is the only "level 1" trauma center in san francisco ... and that is exactly why the 3 victims were rushed here this afternoon. a level one trauma center not only provides an intensive care unit, surgery center, and emergency operations ...if need be, it can handle patients that need
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more comprehensive care. this e-r is equippped to deal with mass casualty situations .... sot trauma patients are very active. they change from moment to moment. right now we stabilized the conndition. we put the patient in the appropriate place, but they could start to bleed. then we'll have to operate. standup although none of the patients required surgery earlier today, the trauma center tells us they are under constant watch.if there are any significant changes, the hospital will give us an update tonight. otherwise we will be briefed on their recivery in the morning. reporting live in san francisco .... ali reid ... kron 4 news.
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(pam) (pam) many political figures are responding to this latest shooting.... bay area representative jackie speier - whose district includes youtube's headquarters - tweeted: "i am shocked and saddened to hear about another mass shooting ... this one at youtube in my district. i am following developments and am sending prayers to the victims and survivors. we must take action .. and hashtag- end- gun-violence" (steve) congresswoman nancy pelosi tweeting out this tonight saying: "my staff and i are closely following developments from the active shooter situation at youtube h-q in san bruno. thank you to our heroic first responders. our bay area community - and all american communities - deserve real action to
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hashtag-end-gun-violence. (steve) we first told you about this active shooter situation.... with a push alert on our kron-4 mobile app at 1:01 p.m. stay connected on breaking news ... by downloading our app today and opting in for alerts. (pam) and always stay connected at kron-4 dot com. there you can find a timeline of events... a gallery of photographs... and hear from witnesses. that's all at kron-4 dot com. (steve) now to our four zone forecast. you're looking live at the golden gate bridge.(pam) kron-4's chief meteorologist lawrence karnow joins us with a look ahead lawrence karnow: patchy fog kept temperatures cool near the coast but the rest of the bay area was sunny and nice. the sea breeze continues so we can expect a few more patches of fog tonight near the coast. it should be a nice night but you'll want to grab something
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warm if you're going out. the winds will be blowing and the temperatures will be dropping quickly. there are major changes coming in the weather over the next few days. an unseasonably strong storm will bring very heavy rain to the bay area. right now we're are looking at 4 to 6 inches of the coastal mountains. we could see minor flooding and mudslides as the storm comes through. you can see the storm developing near hawaii which will slowly approach the bay area. we will see increasing clouds tomorrow with mild highs will be in the 60s and 70s with 50s near the coast. showers will develop late on thursday with rain becoming heavy on friday with gusty winds. rain will turn saturday. there's another chance of showers on tuesday. still ahead at 8 a popular drug used to relive pain is being recalled tonight. why the f-d-a is saying it's dangerous.
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plus.. san francisco's outside lands has revealed its lineup... find out who is headlining the music fesitval this year ... a warning tonight if you use mobile pay apps- like paypal, venmo and zelle-- why investigators say the convenience of online payments could come with a price...
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(pam) antibiotic - resistant germs can be found in 27- states. that's according to a c-d-c report released tuesday, after the first nationwide test for those germs was conducted last year. researchers found.... more than two- hundred genes that make some bacteria antibiotic - resistant. the 'nightmare' bacteria has not spread widely yet. but the c-d-c says ... about 23-thousand americans still die from anti- biotic resistant germs every year. the c-d-c is
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promoting an aggressive strategy to keep the bacteria contained. it also says, people can protect themselves by washing their hands and disinfecting any cuts.the list of states affected.. has not yet been released. (steve) happening now-- the f-d-a has issued a mandatory recall for a product used for pain relief and opioid withdrawal. the administration says several kratom products made by triangle pharmanaturals l-l-c tested positive for salmonella. the f-d-a says it issued the recall after the company failed to comply with its request for a voluntary recall. kratom is a plant native to malaysia. the leaves are traditionally crushed and made into tea to treat pain or reduce opioid withdrawal cravings. in the u-s, kratom is sold as a dietary supplement in the form of pills, powders, capsules and tea. (pam) in sports... the warriors... in hostile territory... oklahoma city to be exact... how did kevin
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durant square off against rival russell westbrook?... we have the highlights(steve) and the giants season open gets off to a rough start... but would they rally for the win?... gary has those highlights too... plus reaction... coming up next at 8... whether you decide to go it alone or hire a tax preparer to help... we'll tell you the common tax mistakes to avoid...
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april is here! that means showers -- flowers -- and taxes. if you have not filed yet -- you have still got time before the april 17th deadline.. two extra days to file this year.. tax experts say, waiting until the last minute increases your risk of mistakes. tax prep software or a tax preparer should flag simple errors. but it's always good to pay close attention. especially since mistakes can cost you money. for tax tips.... experts say, go to the i-r-s website. there you can check your
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filing status -- find out who you can claim as a dependent -- and also find out if you need to file a return. (steve) a warning tonight if you use mobile pay apps. investigators say scammers are targeting platforms like paypal, venmo, and zelle . but they could cost you more than you bargain for. reporter lester duhe' explains. you see all this advertising, i do, for these particular apps, and how do you know you can trust them?paypal, zelle and even venmo, are digital wallet apps that link consumer bank accounts, credit cards, and even debit cards to the various apps, that make transferring money easier.i've used venmo before, i've used it a couple times. i'm a performance artist, and that's a convenient way to get paid, when you don't want to deal with cash, or you don't want to deal with checks.but this convenience could come with a price...so it's not what you can do, it's where you're doing it from, what is the app, can you trust them, can you trust the process, and how in the world do all these schemers and scammers get in there, and crooks.for example
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---- if you lose your phone, scammers may suddenly have access to your digital wallet. from there, they could transfer money out of... also if the payment does not go through, the app may not reimburse you for those lost costs...remember how when you download an app there's this big old check box, that says do you agree, and nobody reads it, well then how to do you know what you have?to protect yourself, the better businesss bureau is warning consumers to be aware of fradulent payment methods --- and to never use debit cards on these apps, use the money in the transfer section, just for friends, just for relatives, or people you know..gott says these scams are not going away, so consumers always have to be alert... the smarter consumers get, the fewer fraud incidents we're going to have. schemers and scammers want to get paid, they're going to quit doing what they do. (steve) that was lester duhe reporting. experts say to always set a password to the apps-- in case you lose your phone. and never accept payments from people you do not know.
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giants home opener... they finally found their bats a little... but the hero of the season-opener couldn't get it done on the mound... at& t park...would you believe it's 19th opener the wife of the late mayor ed lee... anita... honored before the game dusty baker... back with the giants... barry bonds... willie mccovey... and of course the greatest... willie mays... in attendance and throwing out the first pitch... a beard-less brian wilson... a complete surprise he was even there to the game... ty blach... a rough first inning... gave up 4 runs before even recording an out... ryon healy's rbi single makes it 4-0... mitch haniger is thrown out at 2nd for the first out... but the damage is done... blach gives up 6 runs on 10 hits in 4 1/3 innings bottom 4th... joe
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panik... does it again... a solo home run off marco gonzales... into mcccovey cove... his 3rd homer of the year... all solo jobs... 4-1 mariners... but the m's extended the lead to 6-1... then bottom 7th... evan longoria... 0-for-18 to start the season... finally gets his first hit as a giants... and it is a 2-run home run... longoria finally off the shnyde... 6-3 mariners the giants scored again to make it 6-4... but in the bottom of the 9th... edwin diaz gets nick hundely to pop up to end the game... nice catch by jean surgura final score... 6-4 mariners... giants drop to 2-and-3... after the 2-and-3... after the game blach and panik gave their thoughts(sot: blach and panik) "thought i kept the ball down pretty well and got a lot of ground balls and they just found some holes. i felt good. i felt confident. like i said, there was one pitch, one at bat, a lot of ground balls. that's how i like to pitch. "six to one. what was it, going to the 7th inning? guys not giving away at bats, battling and really trying to get back into it so it was good to see. with our guys, just a matter of time. it's good to see." the warriors in oklahoma city...
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taking on the thunder... and that of course means russell westbrook... versus kevin durant... 1st quarter... westbrook... 3- pointer... 11-4 thunder... strong early but the warriors take a 10-point lead at halftime... in the 3rd... klay thompson... hits for three of his 20 points... 60-50 warriors westbrook... kept coming all game... 44 points and 16 rebounds... indluding this pull-up to get the thunder within a point with 5 minutes left but back came durant... hits the three... he had 34 points and 10 rebounds... warriors up back up 4 a minute left... wariors still up 4... draymond green throws the ally-oop to damon jones... green with 8 assists (5 points)... warriors made free throws to close it out final score... 111-107 warriors... 57th win... they have four games left... in
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indiana thursday night(wipe to lexus night(wipe to lexus open sot) our lexus ultimate highlight... one of the greatest ever in the soccer world... christiano ronaldo... with the spectulcar bycycle-kick goal... take another look or two... this was real (ree-al) madrid's game versus juventus (who- vent-us) in the champions league... it was ronaldo's 2nd goal of the match... ree-al madrid goes on to win 3-0 in the first leg of their series bycycle kick... unbelievable.. and that's out lexus ultimate highlight!!! highlight!!! highlight!!!
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chase. (pam) san francisco's outside lands has announced its lineup for the august festival. headliners include.. the weekend, florence and the machine, and janet jackson. the festival happens in golden gate park from august 10th to- 12th. other performers include future, beck, huey lewis and the news, and carly rae jepsen.
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this is the 11th year of the festival. general admission and v-i-p tickets go on sale thursday. a three- day ticket starts at 375-dollars. (pam) that wraps up kron 4 news at 8.(steve) here is vicki liviakis are here with kron 4 news at 9. (vicki) we're continue to tracking that breaking news out of san bruno ... shots ring out at youtube headquarters... sending workers running for their safety.tonight what we have learned about the shooter... who authorities just identified.
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the latest... san bruno with stone ... live in (vicki) gunfire and bloodshed in the heart of the bay area's tech world... as 3 people were injured in a shooting at youtube thanks for joining us, i'm vicki liviakis(steve) and i'm steve aveson...in for we've been breaking news all day long...(vicki) and tonight confirmed the youtube shooter as áánasim aghdam -- a woman who is from southern (steve)started early this afternoon-- as people eating lunch.. at the youtube headquarters on cherry traeger avenue in san (vicki) walmart's e-corporate headquarters san bruno medical offices that area. that's kron's j-r stone ... live in the latest... (vicki)
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