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(robin) good morning and thanks for joining us for the kron 4 morning news. it is tuesday april 17th 20-18 ....im robin winston.its chill outside you door this morning...lets check on weather with anny hong (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday
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through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. through sunday. thursday weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. (robin) (robin) a big story we're following this morning ... students in san jose are spreading the word about aggressive solicitors. kron4 's ella sogomoian spoke with some of those students.. who say they are afraid...
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sot: ella sogomonian/@e llasogomonian// "i met with the young woman who is a student here on campus and she tells me she was approached in other areas of san jose but that she has found other girls on social media who have been allegedly approached here on campus they tell me they're concerned because these are holding their motive in question but have been saying a similar message to all of them."social media posts are gaining attention in the san jose area as young women are warning others they've been approached by persistent women in their 20's asking invasive questions including their phone number.sot: ashley ho/ san jose state university student// "actually a freidn of mine sent it to me on snap chat a message like spread the word like say it to everyone else."ella " what are they warning you guys about?"" if somebody asks for your number don't give it to them or don't talk to them."san jose state university sophomore sierra fatlowitz says while others claim its happened on campus she was approached while shopping at the target on
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coleman.sot: sierra fatlowitz/san jose state sophomore// "she told me that she now had these mentors who were an older married couple who retired at 50 and said if i wanted to have that lifestyle i should be talking to her. and i said i'm fine i'm in school, i have internships and i really like what i do. and she said do you want more in life and i said no."she didn't think much of it until it happened again. this time she says a different woman, also in her 20's suddenly appeared in line behind her at the san jose airport claiming she was on her way to a leadership conference...but then moved onto a similar speech.sot:"my face just went blank because this had just happened to me two weeks earlier. so it made me uncomfortable but also because it was the same exact thing. verbatim. not kind of the same thing, not i was mentored by someone which it is common in college. they took me in, they retired early, do you want this kind of lifestyle are you looking for more in life. i was like this is so scary!"she says
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other women who've been approached claim they've been followed and harrassed by incessant invitations to unspecified meetings.and although the reason why these alleged women are making these advances remains in question sierra suggests to avoid a conversation.sot: ella sogomonian/@ellasogomonian// "san jose state university campus police say they received numerous reports wth a similar message but they were all anonymous so they haven't been able to confirm this information. in san jose ella sogomonian kron 4 news." (robin) beaten and sexually assaulted... a san francisco woman trying to get home ... had a terrifying ride. she claims she called a ride- sharing company. but detectives investigating the case think she unintentionally got into a car with a stranger instead. kron 4's michelle kingston has more. pkga san francisco woman was found early saturday morning walking the streets of sonoma bare foot and without a phone an employee who was driving to work saw a woman walking down the road without any shoes on
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looked like she had been assaulted beaten up and asked her if she needed help sonoma county detectives say the 24 year old victim called a ride sharing company to take her home from bruno's in the mission district around 5 in the morning -- but when she got inside the vehicle -- she wasn't the only one in the back seat.they believe she got into the wrong car -- not the one that she called for!the driver took her and the man next to her to sonoma ... where she says she was beaten, choked and sexually assaulted by both the passenger and the driver.thats what initially got her nervous was that they were not going to her house they were taking her far away from her home so thats when she first became suspicious that something was upmichelle kingston, @mkingstonnews"she says she was able to escape but left a pair of boots, her identification and her cell phone behind."detectives say she was found near this safeway with injuries on her face and neck.they have this advice for anyone who uses ride sharing services...we
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still think uber and lyft are very safe ways of transportation. these are very, for the amount of rides that are given, they are few and far between but we just want you to take extra precautionif you have any information on this case -- you're asked to contact the sonoma county sheriff's office. in san francisco, michelle kingston, kron 4 news (robin) all four bodies of the family members who disappeared during a road trip in california -- have been recovered. a mendocino county sheriff's officer.. located the 12- year-old son of the thottapilly family yesterday afternoon. the sheriff's office also says, the bodies of the 41-year-old father and his nine-year-old daughter were pulled from the eel river near the town of leggett on saturday. searchers have also recovered the body of the 38-year-mother. the family was on a west coast trip when they vanished. their s-u-v has been found. (robin) police have released new video of the moments after stephon clark was shot and killed by sacramento police last month. this is new video of an
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officer speaking with a neighbor who lives next to stephon clark's grandmother. he was shot in her backyard. the newly released videos satisfies a sacramento city mandate that all video and audio from an officer-involved shooting be released within 30 days of a shooting. neither the clark family nor the city has released a statement in response to the latest video release. police say clark was a burglary suspect who they áthought was holding a gun when they shot him. he only had a cellphone on (robin) new this morning ... a 23 year old man is behind bars on suspicion of auto burglary in emeryville. police say they found alex mills sitting in a truck that did not belong to him on the 12-hundred block of 6th street. he was also arrested for identity theft. after searching him ... police say they found personal information belonging to several different people. (robin) illegal dumping has been an ongoing issue in oakland for years. and now
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... neighbors are fed up and trying to put a stop to it... the community held a meeting with city and county leaders to talk about ways to combat this growing problem kron 4's ali reid has more on what council members are saying. council members were asked direct questions as to how they plan on addressing this issue.illegal dumping has spiraled out of control. residents now believe it is a health crisis.pkgfrom needles .... to toilets .... broken furniture ... bicycles, and old tires ... illegal dumping in oakland is a problem.
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focus and attention. it's toxic at some point. when it rains, what comes out? it goes in the storm drain and then to the bay. so it's more than oakland. it grows. we gotta deal with it.as the city council examines the budget going forward, east oakland families have tough questions about allocation. some council members want to bring back dumping crews as well as litter enforcement officers.i have video and pictures of people dumping, but until i have someone at the city level that can site you and fine you, nothing's ever gonna change.i for one very much support bringing back those enforcement officers, they're the ones that do the research to see whats causing the dumping, where it's coming from. who should we be holding accountable? and that type pf that proactive problem solving will help us get to the root of the problem, not just keep on picking up after people that cant clean up their own messes.standupif the mayor's suggestions are put on the ballot and approved by the city council, that could go into effect by next summer. reporting live in oakland .. ali reid ... kron 4 news
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(robin) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... starbucks continue to face backlash ... after two people were arrested. what the ceo plans to do moving forward. (robin) plus ... scooters continue to be a big issue in san franscisco. how the companies are now being held responsible. (robin) after the break... rain, thunder, lightning and shakes ... all hit san jose monday morning. we explain whether these conditions are connected. (robin) and here's a live look outside...at the san mateo bridge. (ácommercialá)
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(robin) welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night
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with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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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) san jose was rattled by a magnitude 3- point-8 earthquake. the earthquake happened on monday morning. as kron four's rob fladeboe reports ... the shaking was accompanied by thunder and lightning. "....i heard the thunder first and then i felt the car shaking..."the shaking, which coincided with heavy rain, thunder andlightning, about 9:40 this morning, rattled windows in buildings across the valley and it did not go unnoticed here at capitol square in san jose's alum rock district. "....i was in bed and it just started shaking and i thought it has to be am earthquake..." "...it was just kind of rocking back
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and forth and my son said is everything okay...."it turns out the epicenter of the magnitude 3-point-8 temblor, was about half way between san jose and fremont on the calaveras fault, which is known for unleashing quakes of this size says the u.s. geological survey's keith knudsen.keith knudsen/usgs "...this is a part of the fault that creeps so it moves more slowly, it's also a place where the calaveras fault and hayward merge so it complicates things with a lot of movement between earthquakes....yes, there were a couple of similar quakes on this section of the calaveras fault late last year. the last significant quake here was a magnitude 5-point-5 temblor back in 2007. and no, the usgs says there is no such thing as earthquake weather so no connection with the rain, thunder and lightning. but it definitely got our attention ...i was just sitting a at my desk and it started rocking back and forth and i thought, oh my god, rain, thunder, lightning, earthquake, it must be california...."rob fladeboe "...the usgs says this was pretty much business as usual for the calaveras quake and that there is only a very slim chance that today's temblor is an indication of a bigger quake still to come in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news
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(robin) in san francisco, there is a new push underway to regulate e- scooters. so far this year, three e-scooter companies have opened shop in the city. now city officials are pushing back saying, safety concerns are not being met. kron 4's charles clifford has the details . . on monday , the san francisco city attorney sent 3 cease and desist letters to e-scooter companies bird, lime and spin. city officials says they have recieved numerous complaints about the scooters including that people are riding them illegally on sidewalks and that users aren't wearing helmets. the scooters are also being discarded in random
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places.the city is now insisting that these three companies immediatly stop any illegal activity. on monday, the san francisco board of supervisors land use and transportation committe discussed the issue. while there is support for alternative forms of transportation that might help relieve vehicle congestion, the supervisors says the rules need to be in place for how these scooters are managed.sot
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(robin) the san francisco police department is offering a 50 thousand dollar reward for information on an unsolved murder case. in 2012 ...allen vance was traveling with his daughter chastity dolli-son when their car ran out of gas. while waiting for a friend in their car , a person approached their car and fired shots at them. vance and his daughter died. a family friend in the backseat was also shot but survived. (robin) still ahead on the kron four morning news... rapper kendrick lamar becomes first rapper ever to win the pulitzer prize for music. we'll have this and more in the hollywood minute. (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the golden gate bridge. the hollywood welcome back to the kron
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four morning news. i'm tracking your entertainment headlines today... in today's hollywood minute: an unprecedented music prize, a memorable walk of fame ceremony, and how to eat and drink like a superhero! here's david daniel. (rapping) "my dna not for imitation..."kendrick lamar won four grammys this year for his album "damn" -- now he's picked up a pulitzer! he's the first rapper ever to win the pulitzer prize for music, which typically goes to classical or jazz artists. (nat) "sorry i'm late. i was rounding up all the gluten in the world and launching it into space, where it can't not
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hurt us anymore."you may not be able to fight crime like "deadpool," but you can eat and drink like him! to promote "deadpool two," opening may 18th, a pop-up version of the bar "d-p" and his fellow mercenaries frequent will open in new york april 26th to the 28th, and in los angeles from may 10th to 12th. of course, they'll serve his favorite foods -- pizza in new york, chimichangas in l-a."i moved here in 1998, and i stood on the corner of la brea and hollywood boulevard and i said 'one day i'm gonna have a star,' and to be here is so surreal. i'm not gonna cry!" but she did cry! actress and activist eva longoria shed plenty of happy tears as she was honored with a star on the hollywood walk of fame, especially after glowing tributes from friends anna faris, ricky martin, and her "desperate housewives" co-star, felicity huffman."so she guides, and she heals, by following her own light, and by shining it on those around her. yes, yes, eva has drive, and ambition, but it's not to build a tower for herself -- it's to build a castle for everyone." (nat-cheers)in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (robin) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... it's been over a month since the deadly shooting at the yountville veterans home.. you'll hear reactions
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from veterans. (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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(robin) welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday
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through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday.
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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
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drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. (robin) a number of veterans say, last month's hostage situation at the yountville veterans home ... was something that really frightened them. they said theyúve never felt threatened here in terms of safety... and everything has started to go back to normal ken mashinchi (ma- shen-shee) reports. the remaining memorial serves as a reminder of the darkest time in the 134 year history of yountvilleús veterans home, but light has returned to the 600 acre facilitysteve
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rozynski, lived at veterans home for three yearshe goes around and says hi to people and helps them get over their things. heús really goodsteve rozynski was in the building next door to the pathway home when terror struck on march 9th rozynskii heard some pops and said úthat sounds like gunshotsú. the echo is so bad and everyone is going, no, no, no, not gunshots.in the days since the shooting, steveús therapy dog obee has provided comfort to hundreds of veterans on campusrozynskiheús got a lot of work around here to do. so, we keep busy. keeping busy is helping the healing process, a process donna steiger, who served in wwii, says came out of the shock of the incidentdonna steiger, served in wwiiwe sort of had a cloud over the area. people were coming back, you could tell they were kind of silent between us. when we would talk, we wouldnút talk as much because everyone was in their own thoughts and their own things about what was going on. so gradually you are starting to hear laughter,
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people are beginning to be more friendly and kind of come out of it to a degree. but it will never go away for the people that were here that that happened.steiger says their shared experiences as veterans have helped form a bond that enables healing steiger: itús helped everybody cope. if we didnút have each other, i donút know what would have happened.steiger and sutton agree that if anything good can come out of this tragedy it's that veterans like them know there is a place for them to call home. (robin) that was ken mashinchi (ma-shen-shee) reporting. (robin) a misdemeanor ammunition charge against san francisco 49ers linebacker reuben foster...has been dropped. the santa clara county district attorney's office made the announcement on monday. this...after a district court judge issued an injunction against a law restricting the possession of a large-capacity ammunition magazine. foster... still faces felony charges of domestic violence after police say he attacked his girlfriend. foster is being held out of the niners offseason program until further
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notice...but has not been released by the team. (robin) the starbucks c-e-o is apologizing after two black men were arrested at a philadelphia store last week. the two men, who were asked to leave for not being paid customers, have agreed to meet with c-e-o kevin johnson. natasha chen shows us why protests and fallout continue -- as starbucks works to contain the damage. (mos) what did they get called for? because they're two black guys sitting here, meeting me? this man arrived at a philadelphia starbucks store thursday, to find that the friends he was supposed to meet, two black men, were being arrested.(mos) well, what did they do?(mos) they didn't do anything. i saw the entire thing. philadelphia police said starbucks employees told them the two men did not buy anything and asked to use the bathroom, which they do not allow non- paying customers to access. the men said they were there waiting for their friend. employees told them to leave. when the men did not, employees called police.today, starbucks announced the store manager is no longer working
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there. the company did not say whether she was fired or was given another job.(mos) she's a racist bigot. i'm sorry. i'm calling her that. protesters entered the store this morning, calling for her termination. (protesters) what do we want? liberation! when do we want it? now.but the starbucks c-e-o said the blame is on him.kevin johnson / starbucks ceo: these two gentlemen did not deserve what happened and we are accountable. i am accountable. the philadelphia police commissioner stands by what happened but he added today, the officers did not really want to make the arrest. richard ross / philadelphia police commissioner: but just the mere fact three different warnings suggests that there wasn't a rush to judgment. i mean, the officers were in there for about 15 minutes before an arrest was made, so that should suggest, clearly, that wasn't their first course of action that they were thinking.after transporting the men to a local precinct, the officers were told starbucks was no longer interested in prosecuting, so the two men were released from custody.i'm natasha chen reporting. coming upnats: ambiance since 2008, i have been looking at
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the problem of illegal dumping in the city of oakland, where were we then, and how does it look now, i'll show you in the next edition of people behaving badly (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the embarcadero. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá)
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(robin) illegal dumping has been a problem in the bay area for years and it only seems to be getting worse... but one east bay city seems to have been hit the hardest .. kron 4's stanley roberts has more on this edition of people behaving badly. near the intersection of
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louisiana and railroad in oakland, sits a boat,the boat is not sitting on a trailer it's sitting on the ground its been dumped vandalized by taggers nats: ambiance the last time the boat was registered was in 2017 and it even had it's mussel fees paid the inside of the boat is filled with garbage and pallets nats: ambiance outside the boat trash bags from what appear to be from an illegal marijuana grow it all sits in from a lot which is set to be developed on oakland has a problem, and it's illegal dumping but it's not a new problem it's just an out of control problem. for the record this is not the first time i've looked at the issue (2008 package)these are just some of the things i found discarded on the curb in the district sometimes known for its historic homes in fact the first time was in june of 2008.. where looked around the lake merritt section to show you what was going on.. it has gone from mattresses and couches to piles upon piles of trash from west oakland to the far reaches of
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east oakland with no end in sight.. for example pearmain street in east oakland has been a hot spot for years.to the point that business are considering moving out of the area nats: ambiance over at the intersection of hale and douglas sits a toilet and inside this fence trash, and rotting food .a block away the first thing i see is this syringe sitting on the ground the part that i must mention is this some of the illegal dumping can't be cleaned up by the city of oakland because it either sits on private property or like here on union pacific right of way nats: ambiance the problem in oakland has reached crisis levels and now it's being addressed however had been seriously tackled back in 2008 when it was a small problem. it wouldn't be a huge problem in 2018 which begs the question, can we put the cat back inside the bag it's not impossible but it will be a uphill battle in oakland stanley roberts kron 4 news
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(robin) coming up .... a fact-finding team is being blocked from getting to a critical site in syria days after the airstrikes. how this is causing .. new tensions. (robin) live look outside... at the san francisco international airport. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá)
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(robin) welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. (anny hong): any showers and
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thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through
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sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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(robin) in national news ... there are heightened tensions - yet again in syria -- after this weekend's joint airstrikes by the u-s, uk and france. new reports allege fact finding teams are being prevented from accessing the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack on syrian civilians. camila bernal is in washington with the latest. the situation in syria taking another troubling turn... just days after the u-s conducted joint airstrikes with the u-k and french military against the assad regime in syria.á nats of rocket launches áthe uk has accused syria and russia of preventing independent chemical weapons experts from entering the city of douma...the site of a suspected deadly chemical
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attack against syrian civilians on april 7th. the fact finding team from the organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons arrived in syria saturday.but by monday -- according to the u-k envoy to the opcw - the team still had not been granted safe passage to the site.syrian and russian officials deny any wrongdoing...dmitry polyanskiy, first deputy russian united nations ambassador: reporter: so why aren't they able to get in?dp: ask them.reporter 2: how come one of your deputy ministers said they were being blocked because there was no clearance from un security?dp: we need to check it because it is very strange for us to ask for clearance from un security, i think it a lot of misinterpretation.reporter 1: is russia providing security for the opcw? russia and syria? dp: sure, russia and syria providing u-s ambassador to the united nations nikki haley says more sanctions against russia are coming as soon as monday - in hopes of deterring the country from supporting the assad regime. nikki haley /un ambassador to the un/from fox news sunday; "if you look at what russia is doing, they continue to be involved with all the wrong actors,"(show trump tweet) meanwhile.. president trump is touting the airstrikes as a success -
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tweeting "mission accomplished" over the weekend. haley says while the strikes carried their intended message... it's a wait and see game... nikki haley/un ambassador to the un/from cbs: it is now up to bashar al-assad to see if he's smart enough to receive that message (robin) that was camila bernal reporting. (robin)in national news ... new details on president trump's personal lawyer michael cohen. a day in court revealed that fox news host sean hannity is among cohen's clients. this comes as the judge will decide whether prosecutors can look at material that the f-b-i seized during the raids on cohen's office, hotel and home. hannity responded on twitter saying... quote... "michael cohen has never represented me in any matter. i never retained him, received an invoice, or paid legal fees." hannity added, he occasionally had brief discussions with cohen about legal questions.... receiving advice and perspective. (robin) for your money this morning if you haven't filed your taxes yet - - you have until 11-59 pm tonight. if you still need
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more time -- you can file an extension. but there is a catch you need to know about. mary moloney explains. sometimes there aren't enough hours in the day to get things done.including your taxes.good news -- you can file for an extension.just fill out this form -- 4868 -- and you get six months extra time.making your new tax deadline october 15.but that doesn't mean you're off the hook.rebecca walser / tax attorney: "while you can extend the time to file your taxes, the government still does expect you to make a payment to what your estimated tax liability may be. and if you don't make that payment, you can have a penalty and interest charges racking up for those six months."meaning you may owe more moneyto keep uncle sam happy -- pay your taxes by the april 17th deadline.to find out how much -- look at last year's return.rebecca walser / tax attorney: "the best thing to do is to just look at your gross income and your total deductible expenses and as long as they are approximately the same, then you can calculate kind of a high level of how much of a difference
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between last year and this year your tax liability might be."or use a tax software and plug in your info.just try not to underpay the irs.rebecca walser / tax attorney: ""beyond a ten percent grace, you're looking at penalties and interest if you have under estimated and underpaid that tax due."for consumer watch -- i'm mary moloney (robin) coming up on the kron four morning news... days after headlining coachella ... beyonce revealed her second scholarship program. how áthisá scholarship program is different. (robin) and here's a live look outside...from the sutro cam. (ácommercialá) (robin)
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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. (robin) beyonce is the first black woman to headline coachella and she rocked it this weekend... now she is pledging to help some students attend historically black colleges and
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universities... also known as h-b-c-u's. the singer revealed she has started the ''homecoming scholars awards program.' the program gives a 25-thousand-dollar scholarship to a chosen student from four universities the universities are ... xavier university of louisiana and wilber-force in ohio... tuskegee in alabama and bethune-cookman in florida. the program starts during the 2018 - 2019 academic year. (robin) for first time in more than 30 years, an american woman has won the boston marathon. desiree linden ... a two- time olympian... finished in an unofficial time of two- hours- 39 minutes and 54- seconds.... in some pretty nasty weather. (robin) nasa's newest planet- hunting spacecraft .... will have to wait a few days to lift off. monday's scheduled launch aboard a ' space-x falcon 9 rocket' was delayed to allow for more checks. the rocket is
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carrying "tess" into orbit. tess is the transmiting exoplanet survey satellite. it's an effort to discover new planets and scan for potential signs of life. the next attempt will be made on wednesday night. (robin) coming up in the next hour ... university students are warning people about some aggressive solicitors. you'll hear from students who were lured. (robin) plus ... detectives are warning rideshare users ... after a woman was sexually assaulted by a driver. (robin) downed power lines and a downed tree are blocking a road in lafayette. we have a live report coming up. (ácommercialá) ( darya ) good morning i'm
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darya folsom..( james ) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and
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traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain,
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mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) our top story this morning comes out of the east bay ... where downed power lines and a downed tree are blocking a road in lafayette. that
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road serves as a main vein to get commuters onto highway 24. ( james ) kron 4's will tran is at the closure on moraga road.will is it going to open anytime soon? moraga road has been closed between st. mary's road and sky hy drive in lafayette due to downed power lines and a tree blocking the roadway, lafayette police said. a lafayette police dispatcher said pg&e is doing "extensive repairs" to the power lines. the tree is blocking the roadway near old jonas road. the roadway was originally closed monday night around 10 p.m. residents in the area are advised to use alternate routes around the closure. police said pg&e expects to re-open the road around 4 a.m. or 5 a.m. today, but no official time has been set.
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( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) in the north bay ... a woman was found near a safeway in somona with injuries on her face and neck. detectives say the woman called a ride sharing company on saturday morning. when she got in the car ... she realized it was the wrong car. the driver drove her to
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somona ... where police say she was beaten and sexually assaulted. police say she was able to escape. ( darya ) deputies are asking anyone with information about the incident to contact the sonoma county sheriff's office. ( darya ) all four bodies of the family members who disappeared during a road trip in california -- have been recovered. a mendocino county sheriff's officer.. located the 12- year-old son of the thottapilly family yesterday afternoon. the sheriff's office also says, the bodies of 41-year-old father and his nine-year-old daughter were pulled from the eel river near the town of leggett on saturday. searchers have also recovered the body of the 38-year-mother. the family was on a west coast trip when they vanished. their s-u-v has been found. ( james ) police have released new
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video of the moments after stephon clark was shot and killed by sacramento police last month. one of the new videos shows an officer speaking with a neighbor who lives next to stephon clark's grandmother. he was shot in her backyard. the newly released videos satisfies a sacramento city mandate that all video and audio from an officer-involved shooting be released within 30 days of a shooting. neither the clark family nor the city has released a statement in response to the latest video release. police say clark was a burglary suspect who they áthought was holding a gun when they shot him. he was only had a cellphone on him. ( james ) in the south bay ... college students in san jose are spreading the word about aggressive solicitors. kron4 's ella sogomoian spoke with some of those students . sot: ella sogomonian/@e llasogomonian// "i met with the young woman who is a student here on campus and she tells me she was approached in
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other areas of san jose but that she has found other girls on social media who have been allegedly approached here on campus they tell me they're concerned because these are holding their motive in question but have been saying a similar message to all of them."social media posts are gaining attention in the san jose area as young women are warning others they've been approached by persistent women in their 20's asking invasive questions including their phone number.sot: ashley ho/ san jose state university student// "actually a freidn of mine sent it to me on snap chat a message like spread the word like say it to everyone else."ella " what are they warning you guys about?"" if somebody asks for your number don't give it to them or don't talk to them."san jose state university sophomore sierra fatlowitz says while others claim its happened on campus she was approached while shopping at the target on coleman.sot: sierra fatlowitz/san jose state sophomore// "she told me that she now had these mentors who were an older married couple who retired at 50 and said if i wanted to have that lifestyle i should be talking to her. and i said i'm fine i'm in school, i have internships and i really like what i do. and she said do you want more in life and i said no."she didn't think much of it until it happened again. this time she says a different woman, also in her 20's suddenly appeared in line behind her at the san jose airport claiming she was on her way to a leadership conference...but then moved
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onto a similar speech.sot:"my face just went blank because this had just happened to me two weeks earlier. so it made me uncomfortable but also because it was the same exact thing. verbatim. not kind of the same thing, not i was mentored by someone which it is common in college. they took me in, they retired early, do you want this kind of lifestyle are you looking for more in life. i was like this is so scary!"she says other women who've been approached claim they've been followed and harrassed by incessant invitations to unspecified meetings.and although the reason why these alleged women are making these advances remains in question sierra suggests to avoid a conversation.sot: ella sogomonian/@ellasogomonian// "san jose state university campus police say they received numerous reports wth a similar message but they were all anonymous so they haven't been able to confirm this information. in san jose ella sogomonian kron 4 news."
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( darya ) new this morning ... a 23 year old man is behind bars on suspicion of auto burglary in emeryville. police say they found alex mills sitting in a truck that did not belong to him on the 12-hundred block of 6th street. he was also arrested for identity theft. after searching him ... police say they found personal information belonging to several different people. ( darya ) in other bay area news ... a misdemeanor ammunition charge against 49ers linebacker reuben foster ... has been dropped. the santa clara county d-a's office made the announcement yesterday. this comes after a district court judge had issued an injunction against a law ... restricting the possession of a large-capacity ammunition
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magazine. foster still faces felony charges of domestic violence after police say he attacked his live-in girlfriend. foster is being held out of the niners offseason program until further notice ... but has not been released by the team. ( james ) moving on to the warriors.golden state now has a 2 game lead over the san antonio spurs. steph curry... will be re-evaluated saturday... but don't expect him back this series... in the 3rd quarter kevin durant goes off... hits the durant goes off... hits the step back three-;pointer then durant then hits another. k-d ends the night with 32 points 4th quarter belonged to klay thompson. he helped the warriors pull away from the spurs with 31 points for the night. final score...
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116-101 warriors... they lead the series 2-0 ... game 3 thursday in san antonio. ( james ) still ahead ... more tension between the u-s and syria. we'll explain how the u-s is following up after the missile strikes on syria. ( james ) plus wild weather in the south bay is met by an earthquake. we talk to experts about the latest quake. ( james ) and after the break... we update you on the snow conditions in the sierra ... following the latest spring storm. and i am tracking your bay area forecast. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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(james) new video following the snow storm in the sierra. these are images from sqaw valley yesterday. the storm (james) new video following the snow storm in the sierra. these are images from sqaw valley yesterday. the storm dumped up to 9-inches of new snow on top of the mountains around lake tahoe. if you are heading up there today ...
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there no restrictions on highway 80 and 50 . ( james )( darya ) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system
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passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday.
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) a wild morning of weather yesterday was followed by a 3-point-8 magnitude earthquake in san jose. ( james ) as kron four's rob fladeboe reports the shaking was accompanied by thunder and lightning. "....i heard the thunder first and then i felt the car shaking..."the shaking, which coincided with heavy rain, thunder andlightning, about 9:40 this morning, rattled
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windows in buildings across the valley and it did not go unnoticed here at capitol square in san jose's alum rock district. "....i was in bed and it just started shaking and i thought it has to be am earthquake..." "...it was just kind of rocking back and forth and my son said is everything okay...."it turns out the epicenter of the magnitude 3-point-8 temblor, was about half way between san jose and fremont on the calaveras fault, which is known for unleashing quakes of this size says the u.s. geological survey's keith knudsen.keith knudsen/usgs "...this is a part of the fault that creeps so it moves more slowly, it's also a place where the calaveras fault and hayward merge so it complicates things with a lot of movement between earthquakes....yes, there were a couple of similar quakes on this section of the calaveras fault late last year. the last significant quake here was a magnitude 5-point-5 temblor back in 2007. and no, the usgs says there is no such thing as earthquake weather so no connection with the rain, thunder and lightning. but it definitely got our attention ...i was just sitting a at my desk and it started rocking back and forth and i thought, oh my god, rain, thunder, lightning, earthquake, it must be california...."rob fladeboe "...the usgs says this was pretty much business as usual
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for the calaveras quake and that there is only a very slim chance that today's temblor is an indication of a bigger quake still to come in san jose rob fladeboe kron 4 news. ( darya ) there is a new push to regulate electric scooters in san francisco. city officials have received multiple complaints about electric scooters... including people riding them on the sidewalk... and not wearing helmets. the san francisco city attorney sent 3 cease and
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desist letters to e-scooter companies bird, lime, and spin. although the city's board of supervisors supports alternative transportation to relieve traffic... they say there needs to be rules on how the scooters are managed. ( darya ) we reached out to all 3 e- scooter companies who say they are willing to work with the city to resolve any issues. (james) in national news ... there are heightened tensions - yet again in syria -- after this weekend's joint airstrikes by the u-s, uk and france. the u-k has accused syria and russia of preventing independent chemical weapons experts from entering the city where the
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suspected deadly chemical attack happened.u-s ambassadors say more sanctions against russia are coming ... in hopes of deterring the country from supporting the syrian regime. ( james ) lawmakers in washington released a significant re- write of the authorization for use of military force.if the measure clears congress, it would give president trump additional abilities to fight terror groups like isis. ( darya ) coming up next a history-making pulitzer prize was awarded. why it's a big moment for rap. ( darya ) days after headlining coachella ... beyonce reveals a new way to help young students. we'll have details on that ... after the break.
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james )(ááá2 shot bamááá) (ááá2 shot bamááá) a history-making
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pulitzer prize winner has been announced. rapper kendrick lamar was chosen as the 2018 pulitzer prize winner in music for his newest album. it marks the first time a non-classical or jazz artist won the prize for music.( darya ) the organization lauded the hip-hop artist for quote -- "capturing the complexity of modern african- american life." lamar is no stranger to awards. the 30-year-old has won eleven grammy awards. ( james )(ááá2 shotááá) beyonce is the first black female to headline coachella and she rocked over the weekend. and now she is pledging to help some students attend historically black colleges and universities.( darya ) the singer revealed she has started the ''homecoming scholars awards program.' the program gives a 25-thousand-dollar scholarship to a chosen
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student from four universities...xavier university of louisiana and wilberforce in ohio... tuskegee in alabama and bethune-cookman in florida. the program starts during the 2018 - 2019 academic year. your bay area forecast is after the break. ( darya ) welcome back to
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the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system
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passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. (anny hong): any showers and will quickly end shortly evening. dry and seasonably cool tuesday wednesday weak weather passes through with another mainly gate southward coast with light dry and weather pattern through sunday. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá)( darya )
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( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) for your money this morning ...we are at the deadline to file your taxes.( james ) people who have not filed ... have until 11-59 pm tonight. kron 4's lydia pantazas is live in walnut creek ... with more on what to do to get more time to file. (ááálydiaááá) for your money this morning ... if you haven't filed your taxes yet - - you have until 11-59 pm tonight. if you still need more time -- you can file an extension. just fill out form 4868 -- and you get
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six months extra time. making your new tax deadline october 15. for your money this morning ... if you haven't filed your taxes yet - - you have until 11-59 pm tonight. if you still need more time -- you can file an extension. just fill out form 4868 -- and you get six months extra time. making your new tax deadline october 15. but that doesn't mean you're off the hook. ( james ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) in the east bay ...illegal dumping has been an ongoing issue in oakland. now neighbors are looking for ways to combat the growing problem. many families have taken it upon themselves to remove the trash ... but that is not enough to put a dent in it. as the city council examines the budget going forward ... city council members want to bring back dumping crews as well as litter enforcement officers.
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patrol.... and say they caught two men tossing drugs out of a car. it all started when deputies pulled over the car for expired registration. then items get tossed out of the sun-roof as a deputy approaches the car. one of the items abandoned .... a bottle containing powder heroin. after searching the car, they also allegedly found several loaded syringes, tar heroin and crystal meth. both men are now behind bars. ( james ) people living in oakland now have an easier way to report problems ... such as potholes, grafitti and illegal dumping. the new service means residents can call 3-1-1 to report areas that need service. 3-1-1 operators will be on call from 8- am to 4:30- pm ... monday through friday. additionally, there are three other ways residents can use the new service: email, on the web, or with a 3-1-1 cellphone app. we have all the information on kron 4 .com. ( james ) two u.s.
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officials say, california has now rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's national guard troops to the mexican border. just last week, the governor said, he would not allow california guard troops to do anything that is closely tied to immigration enforcement... even things like repairing vehicles or operating remotely- controlled surveillance cameras. now - according to two anonymous federal officials - california is reportedly rejecting the plans altogether. ( darya ) coming up ... its been a little over a month after the deadly shooting at the yountville veterans home. a look at the lives of the people living there now. ( darya ) and a video game collector got more than he bargained for when he bought a pair of vintage video games. what he found inside coming up. ( darya ) and the san jose sharks are dominating in the first round of the playoffs. we'll show you highlights of last nights high scoring game. and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) a video game collector in georgia was shocked when he opened two 1980's nintendo games ...
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and found drugs packed inside. he scored the vintage copies of nintendo's "golf" and "rollergames" while visiting a flea market... while shooting a video on the retro finds ... the man cracked open the cartridges and found the hidden drugs inside. he immediately called police and they have opened an investigation into the discovery. police say it appears the packages had been inside the games for a very long time detectives have yet to confirm what kind of drugs they are. ( james ) nasa's newest planet- hunting spacecraft .... will have to wait a few days to lift off. monday's scheduled launch aboard a ' space-x falcon 9 rocket' was delayed to allow for more checks. the rocket is carrying an exoplanet survey satellite. it's an effort to discover new planets and scan for potential signs of life. the next attempt will be made on tomorrow night. your bay area forecast is after the break. (ácommercialá)
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take a look at this-- april showers causing waterfalls to pour down on subway platforms. as you can see, even with the heavy rain, people have to get where they are going. train service continued. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain.
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( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) police have issued a 22-page report recommending security measures for a yountville home ... where a former soldier murdered three women.( james ) ken mashinchi has more on the healing process for the people who live there. the remaining memorial serves as a reminder of the darkest time in the 134 year history of yountville's veterans home. but light has returned to the 600 acre facility,steve rozynski/resident"he goes around and says hi to people and helps them get over their things. he's really good." steve rozynski was in the building next door to the pathway home when terror struck on march 9th.steve rozynski/resident"i heard some pops and said 'that sounds like gunshots'. the echo is so bad and everyone is going, no, no, no, not gunshots."in the days since the shooting, steve's therapy dog obee has provided comfort to hundreds of veterans on campus.steve rozynski/resident"he's got a
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lot of work around here to do. so, we keep busy."keeping busy is helping the healing process. a process donna steiger, who served in world war ii, says came out of the shock of the incident.donna steiger/veteran "everybody's trying to find normal, we sort of had a cloud over the area. people are coming back, you could tell they were kind of silent between us. when we would talk, we wouldn't talk as much because everybody was in their own thoughts and their own things about what was going on. so gradually, now, you are beginning to hear laughter, people are beginning to be more friendly and kind of come out of it to a degree. but it will never go away with the people that were here that that happened."steiger says their shared experiences as veterans have helped form a bond that enables healing. donna steiger/veteran"it's helped everybody cope. if we didn't have each other, i don't know what would have happened."steiger and sutton agree that if anything good can come out of this tragedy, it's that veterans know there is a place for them to call home as they get older.dick
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sutton/resident"this was a well kept secret before this tragedy. i drove by this place for 35 years. i thought this was a place for disabled veterans. that's not the case." donna steiger/veteran"there's been a lot of veterans that don't even know this exists and so it's helped. there is always a positive part to anything and that's what we have to look at."it was the darkest time in the veteran home's history that dates back to the 1880s,but light has begun to shine through.in yountville, ken mashinchi, fox40 news ( james ) in national news ... new details on president trump's personal lawyer michael cohen. a day in court revealed that fox news host sean hannity is among cohen's clients. this comes as the judge will decide whether prosecutors can look at material that the f-b-i seized during the raids on cohen's office, hotel and home. hannity responded on twitter saying... quote... "michael cohen has never represented me in any matter. i never retained him, received an invoice, or paid legal fees."
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hannity added, he occasionally had brief discussions with cohen about legal questions.... receiving advice and perspective. ( darya ) the oakland a's celebrate their 50th anniversary today. this ... after steam rolling through the white sox at the coliseum last night. jed lowrie at bat ... he grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop.that brings in two runners to score.before you know it the game got out of hand for the white sox.a's win 8-1 .today's 50th anniversary celebration kicks off at noon. tonights game against the white sox is at 7:05. ( darya ) the san jose shars ... also playing lights out in the first round of playoff series. they now have a 3-0 lead against the anaheim ducks. after a 1-1 tie in the first period ... the sharks
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went off in the 2nd period. 4 goals for the sharks to make the score 5-1.but they were not done. in the third period ... the sharks scored 3 more times.final 8-1 sharks. game 4 is at the sharks tank tomorrow night. ( james ) still ahead ... a group of baboons escape ... and its all caught on camera. more on the chase to bring them home ... after the break. (ácommercialá)
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baboons on this ...take a look at this ... baboons on the run in texas. this video texas. this video shows one of the four animals that escaped the texas biomedical research institute -- a facility that conducts research on chronic and infectious diseases. however ... authorities say the baboons.. posed no
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threat to the public. after the baboons were caught ... they were seen by care staff and are said to be care staff and are said to be doing well. ( darya ) coming up in the next hour ... university students are warning people about some aggressive solicitors. you'll hear from students who were lured. ( darya ) plus ... a woman gets into a private car and gets sexually assaulted by a driver. we'll have the warning from police about the incident. the savings are in full bloom at ross. if you're looking for an incredible selection of the brands you love, this season's newest trends for a fraction of what you'd pay at department stores, ♪ you gotta go to ross
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a south bay university about aggressive solicitors. ( james ) plus... police are warning rideshare users ... after a woman was sexually assaulted by a driver. (darya) good (darya)(darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday
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through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) our top story this morning comes out of the east bay ... where downed power lines and a downed tree are blocking a road in lafayette. that road serves as a main vein to get to commuters onto highway 24.( james ) kron 4's will tran is at the closure on moraga road.will is it going to open anytime soon? moraga road has been closed between st. mary's road and sky hy drive in lafayette due to downed power lines and a tree blocking the roadway, lafayette police said. a lafayette police dispatcher said pg&e is doing "extensive repairs" to the power lines. the tree is blocking the roadway near old jonas road. the roadway was originally closed monday night around 10 p.m. residents in the
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area are advised to use alternate routes around the closure. police said pg&e expects to re-open the road around 4 a.m. or 5 a.m. today, but no official time has been set. ( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) in the south bay... university students are spreading the word on social media about aggressive
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solicitors. female students say they are being approached by women in their twenties. the women are asking for the students' phone numbers and other invasive questions. they try to lure the students by telling them about mentors who retired young... and ask them if they want that lifestyle. we spoke to a student who says she didn't think much about the interaction... until it happened a second time. ( darya ) students say they have been harassed at san jose university... as well as the san jose airport and target. ( james ) a san francisco woman trying to get home ... had a terrifying ride. she claims she called a ride- sharing company. but detectives investigating the case think she unintentionally got into a car with a stranger instead. kron 4's michelle kingston has more.
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pkga san francisco woman was found early saturday morning walking the streets of sonoma bare foot and without a phone an employee who was driving to work saw a woman walking down the road without any shoes on looked like she had been assaulted beaten up and asked her if she needed help sonoma county detectives say the 24 year old victim called a ride sharing company to take her home from bruno's in the mission district around 5 in the morning -- but when she got inside the vehicle -- she wasn't the only one in the back seat.they believe she got into the wrong car -- not the one that she called for!the driver took her and the man next to her to sonoma ... where she says she was beaten, choked and sexually assaulted by both the passenger and the driver.thats what initially got her nervous was that they were not going to her house they were taking her far away from her home so thats when she first became suspicious that something was upmichelle kingston, @mkingstonnews"she says she was able to escape but left a pair of boots, her identification and her cell phone behind."detectives say she was found near this safeway with injuries on her face and neck.they have this
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advice for anyone who uses ride sharing services...we still think uber and lyft are very safe ways of transportation. these are very, for the amount of rides that are given, they are few and far between but we just want you to take extra precautionif you have any information on this case -- you're asked to contact the sonoma county sheriff's office. in san francisco, michelle kingston, kron 4 news ( darya ) the san francisco police department is offering a 50 thousand dollar reward for information on an unsolved murder case. in 2012 ...allen vance was traveling with his daughter chastity dollison when their car ran out of gas. while waiting for a friend in their car , a person approached their car and fired shots ... killing them. a family friend in the backseat was also shot but survived. ( darya ) all four
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bodies of the family members who disappeared during a road trip in california -- have been recovered. a mendocino county sheriff's officer.. located the 12- year-old son of the thottapilly family yesterday afternoon. the sheriff's office also says, the bodies of 41-year-old father and his nine-year-old daughter were pulled from the eel river near the town of leggett on saturday. searchers have also recovered the body of the 38-year-mother. the family was on a west coast trip when their car ran into the river. the s-u-v has been ( darya ) police have released new video of the moments after stephon clark was shot and killed by sacramento police last month. one of the new videos shows an officer speaking with a neighbor who lives next to stephon clark's grandmother. stephon clark was shot in her backyard. the newly released videos satisfies a
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sacramento city mandate that all video and audio from an officer-involved shooting be released within 30 days of a shooting. neither the clark family nor the city has released a statement in response to the latest video release. police say clark was a burglary suspect who they áthought was holding a gun when they shot him. he was only had a cellphone on him. ( james ) new this morning ... a 23 year old man is behind bars on suspicion of auto burglary in emeryville. police say they found alex mills sitting in a truck that did not belong to him on the 12-hundred block of 65th street. he was also arrested for identity theft. after searching him ... police say they found personal information belonging to several different people. ( james ) in bay area news ... a misdemeanor ammunition charge against 49ers linebacker reuben foster ... has been dropped. the santa clara county d-a's office made the announcement yesterday. this comes after a district court judge issued an injunction against a law ... restricting the possession of a large-capacity
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ammunition magazine. foster still faces felony charges of domestic violence after police say he attacked his live-in girlfriend. foster is being held out of the niners offseason program until further notice ... but has not been released by the team. ( james ) still ahead ... more tension between the u-s and syria. we'll explain how the u-s is following up after the missile strikes on syria. ( james ) plus... wild weather in the south bay is met by an earthquake. we talk to experts about the latest quake. ( james ) and after the break... we update you on the snow conditions in the sierra ... following the latest spring storm. ( anny ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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snow storm in the sierra. these are images from sqaw valley yesterday. the storm dumped up to 9-inches of new snow on top of the mountains around lake tahoe. if you are heading up there today ... there no restrictions on highway 80 restrictions there no restrictions on highway 80 and 50 . (darya)(james)( anny ) welcome back. lets get a check of weather this morning. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this
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evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( darya ) doris ward... the first african-american female president of the san francisco board of supervisors has died. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday
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through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. 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. minor crowding on wb 580. 101 at the limit
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( darya ) ( darya ) ( darya ) doris ward... the first african-american female president of the san francisco board of supervisors
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has died. board president..london breed tweeted about ward's death saying, "doris paved the way for someone like me and so many others" ward also worked for the san francisco community college district... and was known for being compassionate, kind, and an admired leader. doris died at the age of 86. ( james ) it was a wild morniing of weather yesterday was followed by a 3-point-8 meagnitude earthquake in san jose. the epicenter of the quake was about halfway between san jose and fremont on the calaveras fault.... which is known for unleashing quakes. the shaking coincided with heavy rain, thunder and lightning.
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earthquakes....>( james ) the usgs says there is no such thing as earthquake weather, so no connection with the rain, thunder and lightning and there is only a slim chance the earthquake is in indication of a bigger quake still to come. ( darya ) in san francisco, there is a new push underway to regulate e- scooters. so far this year, three e-scooter companies have opened shop in the city. now city officials are pushing back saying, safety concerns are not being met. kron 4's charles clifford has the details . . on monday , the san francisco city attorney sent 3 cease and desist letters to e-scooter companies bird, lime and spin. city officials says they have recieved numerous complaints about the scooters including that people are riding them illegally on sidewalks and that users aren't wearing
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helmets. the scooters are also being discarded in random places.the city is now insisting that these three companies immediatly stop any illegal activity. on monday, the san francisco board of supervisors land use and transportation committe discussed the issue. while there is support for alternative forms of transportation that might help relieve vehicle congestion, the supervisors says the rules need to be in place for how these scooters are managed.sot
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to resolve any problems. ( james ) severe weather caused major flooding on in parts of hawaii. emergency crews in kauai evacuated 152 people by helicopter and 121 people by bus over the weekend. officials warned its not known when people can return because of landslides blocking parts of highways. there were no reports of major inuries or deaths.. but at least two vacant homes were destroyed. state officals are still assesing the damage but say within 24 hours the national weather service recorded 28-point-1 inches of rain. ( james ) coming up
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on the kron 4 morning news... its been a little over a month after the deadly shooting at the yountville veterans home. a look at the lives of the people living there now. ( james ) and after the break ... why california rejected sending their national guard troops to the mexican border. and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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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. ( darya ) california has now rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's national guard troops to the mexican border. just last week, the governor said, he would not allow california guard troops to do anything that is closely tied to immigration enforcement... even things like repairing
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vehicles or operating remotely- controlled surveillance cameras. now - according to two anonymous federal officials - california is reportedly rejecting the plans altogether. ( james ) three days have passed since the u-s, u-k and france launched strikes against syria. the airstrikes were in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack by bashar al-assad's regime. so what happens now? john lawerence reports. president trump touted the success of friday's airstrikes on syria.president trump/no font needed"every single one hit its target."the pentagon says 105-missiles were fired against syria.it was part of a joint effort with the united kingdom and france.ret. gen. jean-paul palomeros/french air force "if we allow this kind of dictator to use chemical weapons that will give a lot of ideas to others."boris johnson/british foreign secretary"it was the world
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saying that we've had enough of the use of chemical weapons."president trump tweeted the phrase "mission accomplished" regarding syria....and there's no word on a possible long-term strategy.leon panetta/former u.s. defense secretary"assad still remains in power, there's no question he continues to have an arsenal of chemical weapons. i think the real question about whether this strike remains worthwhile, will be determined in the future and not the present."following the syria strikes, a bi-partisan group of senators on the foreign relations committee released a significant re-write of the authorization for use of military force.if the measure clears congress, it would give president trump additional abilities to fight terror groups like isis.ronna romney mcdaniel/republican national committee chairwoman"the actions of this president show that he is a moral leader because he is working for the american people and pushing back on monsters like bashar al-assad." i'm john lorinc reporting. ( james ) the war in syria has killed more than four hundred thousand people since 2011. more than five million syrians have have fled their country, the un says... and six million others are internally displaced. (anny) and i'm tracking
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your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. (lydia) and today's the deadline for filing mmercialá)(áábreakáá)
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(james)(darya) lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end
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shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast
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with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) for your money this morning ...we are at the deadline to file your taxes.( james ) people who have not filed ... have until 11-59 pm tonight. kron 4's lydia pantazas is live in walnut creek ... with more on what to do to get more time to file. (ááálydiaááá) for your money this morning ... if you haven't filed your taxes yet - - you have until 11-59 pm
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tonight. if you still need more time -- you can file an extension. just fill out form 4868 -- and you get six months extra time. making your new tax deadline october 15. for your money this morning ... if you haven't filed your taxes yet - - you have until 11-59 pm tonight. if you still need more time -- you can file an extension. just fill out form 4868 --six months making your deadline but that doesn't mean hook. ( james )( james ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) illegal ( darya ) illegal dumping has been an ongoing issue in oakland. the community held a
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meeting with city and county leaders yesterday to talk about ways to combat the growing problem. many families have taken it upon themselves to remove the trash.. but by the next day.. theres even more. the city council is examning the budget going forward, but oakland families have tough questions about allocations. some city council members want to bring back dumping crews as well as liter enforcement officers.
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potholes, grafitti and illegal dumping. the new service means residents can call 3-1-1 to report areas that need service. 3-1-1 operators will be on call from 8- am to 4:30- pm ... monday through friday. additionally, there are three other ways residents can use the new service: email, on the web, or with a 3-1-1 cellphone app. we have all the information on kron 4 .com. ( james ) solano county deputies on patrol say they caught two men tossing drugs out of a car. it all started when deputies pulled over the car for expired registration. then items get tossed out of the sun-roof as a deputy approaches the car. one of the items abandoned .... a bottle containing powder heroin. after searching the car, they also allegedly found several loaded syringes, tar heroin and crystal meth. both men are now behind bars. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) police have issued a 22-page report recommending security measures for a yountville veterans home ...
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where a former soldier murdered three women.( james ) ken mashinchi has more on the healing process for the people who live there. the remaining memorial serves as a reminder of the darkest time in the 134 year history of yountville's veterans home. but light has returned to the 600 acre facility,steve rozynski/resident"he goes around and says hi to people and helps them get over their things. he's really good." steve rozynski was in the building next door to the pathway home when terror struck on march 9th.steve rozynski/resident"i heard some pops and said 'that sounds like gunshots'. the echo is so bad and everyone is going, no, no, no, not gunshots."in the days since the shooting, steve's therapy dog obee has provided comfort to hundreds of veterans on campus.steve rozynski/resident"he's got a lot of work around here to do. so, we keep busy."keeping busy is helping the healing process. a process donna steiger, who served in world war ii, says came out of the shock of the incident.donna steiger/veteran
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"everybody's trying to find normal, we sort of had a cloud over the area. people are coming back, you could tell they were kind of silent between us. when we would talk, we wouldn't talk as much because everybody was in their own thoughts and their own things about what was going on. so gradually, now, you are beginning to hear laughter, people are beginning to be more friendly and kind of come out of it to a degree. but it will never go away with the people that were here that that happened."steiger says their shared experiences as veterans have helped form a bond that enables healing. donna steiger/veteran"it's helped everybody cope. if we didn't have each other, i don't know what would have happened."steiger and sutton agree that if anything good can come out of this tragedy, it's that veterans know there is a place for them to call home as they get older.dick sutton/resident"this was a well kept secret before this tragedy. i drove by this place for 35 years. i thought this was a place for disabled veterans. that's not the case." donna steiger/veteran"there's been a lot of veterans that don't even know this exists and so it's helped. there is always a positive part to anything and that's what we have to look at."it was the darkest time in the veteran home's history that dates back to the 1880s,but light has begun to shine through.in yountville, ken mashinchi, fox40 news
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( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 news the san jose sharks are dominating in the first round of the playoffs. we'll show you highlights of their latest high scoring game. ( darya ) plus... nasa's newest spacecraft launch delayed... when the rocket could be taking of next. ( anny ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) nasa's newest planet- hunting spacecraft will have to wait a few days to lift off. monday's scheduled launch of a 'space-x falcon 9 rocket' was delayed to allow for more checks. the rocket is carrying a satellite called "tess" into orbit. its mission will be to discover new planets and scan for potential signs of life. the next launch attempt will be wednesday night. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... what the white house is doing to raise awareness on the opioid crisis in the u-s. (anny) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you
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rains in new york city.... it also rains underground. take a look at this-- april showers causing waterfalls to pour down on subway platforms. as you can see, even with the heavy rain, people have to get where they are going. train service continued. (james)(darya) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably
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cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday. (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end
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shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool weather returns tuesday through wednesday afternoon. next weak weather system passes through wednesday night with another chance of rain, mainly from the golden gate southward to the central coast with light amounts of rain. dry and seasonable weather pattern thursday through sunday.
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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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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 (james) james adlib big
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board. big board. ( james ) state attorney general javier becerra joining south bay leaders including mayor sam liccardo in san jose yesterday... to discuss efforts to prevent prescription drug abuse ahead of april 28th's "national prescription drug take- back day." the effort is described as a responsible way to dispose of unused or expired medications. ( darya ) meanwhile, in our nation's capitol -- between the white house and the washington monument stands - the "prescribed to death" memorial. a wall of 22-
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thousand pills, each engraved with the image of someone who fatally overdosed on opioids in 2015. ( james ) washington correspondent morgan wright reports, the national safety council is behind the memorial to wake- up americans.... to the very real dangers of addictive opioids ... the names of loved ones come and go - as a ticker tallies the increase of fatal overdoses from opioids.maureen vogel, spokeswoman, national safety council: the opioid crisis is the worst drug crisis in united states historymw: maureen vogel of the national safety council says one of the most dangerous drugs today is legaland might be sitting in your medicine cabinetmaureen vogel, spokeswoman, national safety council: we are losing 115 people a day to overdoses from opioids - this is the definition of a public health crisismw:the prescribed to death memorial is putting faces on those statistics to educate the public about the crisismaureen vogel, spokeswoman, national safety council: 22,000 small white pills - to represent the
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number of people who fatally overdosed on prescribed medications in 2015.mw: in addition to this powerful display of these 22-thousand pills, this memorial serves as a drug take-back location for families to rid their homes of unused pills.maureen vogel, spokeswoman, national safety council: every single person on this wall represents a life lost far too soon. mw: vogel says education is critical to help people understand the potential risks of opioids prescriptions.mw: she says to ask your doctor if opioids are the most appropriate way to treat the pain.reporting in washington, morgan wright. anchor tag: - the national safety council says one in four americans has been directly impacted by the opioid crisis but 40 percent still do not consider it to be a threat to their family.. the prescribed to death memorial will travel to ohio, next. ( james ) moving on to the warriors.golden state now has a 2 game lead over the san antonio spurs. steph curry... will be re-evaluated saturday... but don't expect him back this series... in the 3rd quarter kevin durant goes off... hits the step back three-;pointer then durant hits then hits another. k-d ends the night with 32
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points 4th quarter belonged to klay thompson. he helped the warriors pull away from the spurs with 31 points for the night. final score... 116-101 warriors... they lead the series 2-0 ... game 3 thursday in san antonio. ( darya ) the san jose sharks ... also playing lights out in the first round of playoff series. they now have a 3-0 lead against the anaheim ducks. after a 1-1 tie in the first period ... the sharks went off in the 2nd period.they scored goal after goal. that's 4 goals for the sharks to make the score 5-1.but they were not done. in the third period ... the sharks scored 3 more times.final 8-1 sharks. game 4 is at the sharks tank tomorrow night. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... a woman makes history at this year's boston marathon. the savings are in full bloom at ross.
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less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) for first time in more than 30 years, an american woman has won the boston marathon. desiree linden ... a two- time olympian... finished in an unofficial time of two- hours- 39 minutes and 54- seconds.... in some pretty nasty weather. ( darya ) coming up in the next
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hour ... university students are warning people about some aggressive solicitors. you'll hear from students who were lured. ( darya ) plus ... a woman gets into a private car and is attacked. we'll have the warning from police about the incident.
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(darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (anny hong): any showers and thunderstorms will quickly end shortly after sunset this evening. dry and seasonably cool

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