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(robin) good morning and thanks for joining us for the kron 4 morning news. its wednesday april 25th 20-18im robin winston.lets start this morning with a check on weather and traffic. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into
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saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. major hot spots in walnut creek nb 680 at treat major hot spots in walnut
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creek nb 680 at treat accident blocking. 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. ( robin )the fire may be out.. but a-t-f is still investigating a fire... that completely destoryed an apartment complex under construction. the fire started early tuesday morning... and firefighters were on the scene all night. kron 4's charles clifford has the latest. well, the investigation into the cause of this fire is just getting started. in fact, they are still putting out hotspots.now this fire started around 1 this morning. fire crews arriving on scene found a 180 unit apartment complex that's still under construction burning at the
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corner of clayton road and galindo. this fire quickly escalated to 3 alarms, 260 people had to be evacuated from a neighboring apartment complex. 2 people were taken to the hospital with suffering from smoke inhalation, fortuatnly there were no other injuried. no fire figthers had the fire contained by about 5am, and they have been spraying water on it on all day. the structure remains very unstable. earlier today a large section of scaffolding fell onto cars parked nearby. now, the investigation into what started this fire can't really begin until the building is stabalized or torn down. the atf has arrived to assist in the investigation but contra costa fire was quick to make it clear that their involvement does not imply they know what started this fire.now the red cross has set up a shelter at the first presbyterian church in downtown concord. no word yet on when they will be able to return home. finally, this fire is estimated to have done about 55 million dollars in damage. in concord, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( robin )the concord fire is the latest in a string of
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similar fires at apartment construction sites all over the bay area. four of the five have been blamed on arsonists, including two at the same site in emeryville.... and one that shut down bart's transbay tube... in 2012, a planned 119 unit affordable housing project for seniors went up in flames near the west oakland bart station. the fire shut down the transbay tube for hours and caused a massive commuter backup. the site is now an empty lot. nearly two years later, san francisco's mission bay development was the scene of a spectacular blaze. the five alarm fire did an estimated 40 million dollars in damage. that building was rebuilt. the cause here - construction equipment that overheated. then in 2016 a 105 unit apartment project in emeryville suffered heavy damage. ... the fire went to six alarms. a few months later, a pre-dawn fire near lake merrtt destroyed a 41- unit project. and then in
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may of last year, the emeryville complex was hit again. this time a man was seen riding a bicycle onto the site shortly before the fire started. police believe he was responsible for three fires. despite a 100 thousand dollar reward, police are still looking for the suspect. ( robin ) kron 4 first told you about tuesday's fire in concord through our mobile app. we sent a push alert. make sure you download the kron4 mobile app to always get the latest breaking news. ( robin )on the peninsula... two people are behind bars... accused of trying to sell a teenage girl for sex in san bruno. taroy ireland and ieshea lewis were arrested sunday. police say they found a young girl who said she was trying to get away from someone. they then realized that she was the victim of human trafficking. the two suspects were arrested after being found sitting in a nearby car they face human trafficking and conspiracy charges. ( robin ) police are looking for 2 men who tried to
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lure a 10-year-old boy into a van. the boy was walking home on brush creek road in santa rosa when a black van pulled up. police say the 2 men offered the child candy and told him to get inside the van. the boy refused... and the men drove off as other cars approached. ( robin ) a federal court hearing in the firearms case against the man acquitted of killing kate steinle has been postponed.jose garcia zarate will now appear in court next month. yesterday's hearing was postponed because garcia- zarate's defense attorney was ill. the undocumented immigrant -- who had been deported several times -- has been charged in federal court with being an ex-felon in possession of a gun. in november... he was acquitted in the pier 14 shooting death of kate steinle. ( robin )livermore police now have a person in custody... after a home invasion and standoff.this all started 10:45 yesterday morning. police say jared moy-na-han
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broke into a home on wagoner drive. after the robbery... moy-na-han ran to his own home... which is just a few block away. police say they surrounded moy-na-han's home. they tried to negotiate and even sent chemical agents into the home to get him out. hours later... swat and a k-9 units went inside and arrested moy-na-han. ( robin ) with homelessness on the rise across the bay area, it takes a multi faceted approach to get residents off the street. that includes both more affordable permanent housing and temporary housing. kron 4's dan kerman looks at these new tuff sheds, which the city of oakland plans to use as an interum step between homeless encampment and permanent housing. anyone exiting the 980 freeway at 27th and west grand arrives on a growing neighborhood one filled with tents and debris and nearly 100 homeless people living there but also under the freeway lies the future. these are tuff sheds, a new homeless community that will
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house 40 of the people now living on the sidewalk.sot libby schaaf/oakland mayor 20-30the new site will have 20 tuff sheds, 2 people per shed, separate shipping containers for excess storage, it will have a dog run and a community space and office space for onsite social workers.at a news conference tuesday oakland mayor libby schaaf said once off the street and into these sheds the goal is to have these residents on a path to permanent housing within 6 months.soti think they should have did this a long time agofor many that live near this encampment, cleaning up this area can't come quick enough.sot eugene foster/west oakland resident
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58-104it's like a dump you cant even walk down the sidewalk, it's patheticthe questions is will those who live here be willing to move sot i don't think it's a good ideasot they're too small, no wall dividing the roommate, no cooking allowed inside them these residents are not excited about the prosect of the new sheds, but the city says the majority of those who live here are supportive standup dan kerman/oakland 127-137the city plans to start moving people into these sheds in may.. filling them up will take several weeks, but once that's complete they say they will begin dismantling the encampment at 27th and northgate. in oakland, dan kerman kron 4 news. ( robin ) the environmental protection agency is fining the city of oakland and a water district... for allowing sewage water flow into the bay. the e-p-a announced .... the city would be fined 220-thousand dollars, while the east bay municipal utility district ... is being fined 134- thousand dollars. the violations happened between september 20-14 to june 20-17. the e-p-a says, the fines also include penalties for violating an agreement to upgrade aging sewer systems. since 20-14, the e-p-a has spent about 80-million dollars on fixing a portion of a 15-
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hundred mile long sewer system. ( robin )happening today... the u-s supreme court will hear arguments over the latest version of president trump's travel ban. this version limits travel from eight countries. the ban being discussed is ánot the first executive order he started with in january of last year. that order limited travel by citizens from six countries for 90- days. the trump administration is expected to tell justices that the president has the authority to install travel bans to protect national security. but opponents say this ban -- just like the others before it -- amounts to a ban mostly on muslims. (robin)coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... a tubuerculosis scare at a bay area elementary school. the warning to parents... to help it stop from spreading. (robin)plus... more cameras going up in a bay area community. the unique technology that's helping police crack down on crime. (robin)and after the break... a bay area dispensary is
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making it easier to get your pot. where you'll soon see these weed-filled vending machines. (robin) and here's a live look outside...at the san mateo bridge.
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welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches
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from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. no major hot (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches
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from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin )for your health this morning.... solano county public health officers will begin testing students at laurel creek elementary school for tuberculosis... after a person was found to have it. reporter lonnie wong has the story. the statement appears more grim than it is.while tuberculosis is a huge concern in a setting like a public school where many people can be exposed to the coughing that can spread the tb bacteria from lung to lung, it is curable if detected.itús tricky because you can be infected without being sick. thatús why 25 to 30 people will take either skin or blood tests next week. the carrierús identity is being kept confidential...that person has not been at the school for 3 weeks because they were ill and for other
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unspecified reasons.it was only wednesday when the diagnosis was confirmed. parents were notified right away what was happening, and if their child had contact and is likely to be tested.all the parents we spoke with today agreed.just to give some perspective...an infectious student was found at armijo high school in fairfield last year. around 300 people were tested in that instance.while officials did not say if the contact was limited to one classroom, the 25 to 30 people being tested indicates that the contact was isolated. ( robin ) ( robin ) that was lonnie wong reporting. some symptoms of active tuberculosis include.... a cough that lasts three or more weeks.... coughing up blood.... and chest pain or any pain while breathing or coughing. ( robin )federal officials are
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cracking down on the underage use of a popular e-cigarette.. it's called juul - and it's based in san francisco. this follows months of complaints from parents, politicians and school administrators.. the f-d-a has issued warnings to 40 retail and online stores as part of the crackdown on illegal sales to children.. juul looks a little like a small flash drive ..and some say that makes it easier to use discreetly. like other e-cigarettes, it's an electronic device that vaporizes liquid nicotine into an inhalable vapor... in a statement, juul labs says it agrees that the illegal sales to minors are unacceptable.... saying it has in place programs to prevent and act upon the violations at retail and online marketplaces. the san francisco company says it's working with the f-d-a, lawmakers, parents and community members to combat the problem. ( robin )innovation seems to
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be the name of the game when it comes to marketing marijuana now that it's legal in california. but as kron four's rob fladeboe reports... you can purchase pot the old fashioned way.... from a vending machine. the kindpeoples cannabis shop here on soquel avenue has the reqisite bud bar where customes can browse but for those who dont have time to smell the roses, if you wll, there isthis. a vending machine where you simply "grab and go" saysmarketing director brett friel.brett friel/kindpeoples cannibis "...a lot of customers come in an they know exactly what they want so they have the ability to sign in, grab the products and get going, so it's really just a convenience machine..." a convenience machine with touch screen technology, high- resolution photos and a full line of products and pricingat your fingertips.brett friel "...whether it be flowers or vaporizers, or edibles or chocolate, so there's a little something for everyone..."the machine does not accept credit cards, just cash. the interface is fairly straight forward. simply swipe your
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i.d. and start shopping. the machine has a built-in security application that will verify your age.brett friel "...so there will not be anyone under the age of 21 who has access to the machine between checking in at reception, getting in our data base as well as checking id's at the door, we have triple verified that you are of age to consume cannabis..."friel expects the machne will appeal to customers who may be somewhat introverted about their purchase or simply want to have a conversation about it.brett friel "...if you know your product and perhaps this is a busy time and you don't want to wait in a line, now you have access to a quick, easy and grad and go situation..."in santa cruz rob fladeboe kron 4 news (robin) still ahead on the kron four morning news... bay area police officers will soon carry some life saving medication... and it's going to help those who experience an overdose. (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the golden gate bridge. the hollywood
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minute is coming up after the break.
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welcome back to the kron four morning news. i'm tracking your entertainment headlines today. with áavengers infinity wará hitting theaters this week... the cast and the movie's villain... are issuing a spoiler warning. rick damigella has the details in our hollywood minute. "i'm not telling you a damn thing.""this is a trap.""no, i don't want to tell you."thanos demands your silence! marvel studios has released a p-s-a on social media featuring members of the "avengers: infinity war" cast refusing to say anything about the movie. the video is part of an effort to curtail spoilers by those seeing the initial screenings of "infinity war.""so let me do the plan and that way it might be really good.""wow." while the cast can't talk about the story of "infinity war," chris "star-lord" pratt
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is talking about a future marvel movie."we haven't started filming 'guardians of the galaxy 3' yet but i do know what the story is. it's going to be amazing. james gunn has just finished the script, and i'm looking forward to getting started on that i think early next year." (nat music)"we have what thanos wants. so that's what we use.""infinity war" begins rolling out internationally wednesday, and box office experts are predicting a massive opening for the 19th entry in the marvel cinematic universe. deadline reports industry analysts are predicting "infinity war" could bow to between 472 and 498-million dollars worldwide, one of the top five openings, ever. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. (robin) still ahead on the kron four morning news... an east bay city adding more surveillance cameras to help fight crime. see how these cameras are far from average... and not just taking pictures. (robin) and here's a live look outside... at the bay
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bridge toll plaza. we'll be back with more of your kron 4 morning news after the break.
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welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over
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the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin )right now... police are investigating a major hit and run crash in walnut creek. run crash in walnut creek. kron 4's sara stinson is there live with the details... sara? (sara)
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( robin )thanks, sara ( robin ) the city of san pablo is installing new... high tech crime fighting cameras. san pablo police began using cameras in 20-11... and they say gun violence has dropped about 74- percent. haaziq madyun shows us how they work. sot
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suspects walked up to the victim and shot them in broad day light. using the image that we captured on our surveillance cameras, we were able to broadcast this information to surrounding patrol officers...">a short time later -- the shooting suspects were identified and arrested. the video was recorded on one of the san pablo police department's 134 surveillance cameras..the city recently approved two point six million dollars to install more eyes in the sky.sotsotdustin saylor is c.e.o. of odin systems, the company handling the surveillance camera installation on contra costa county freeways is bringing new technology to the city of san pablo. it will work with the city's gunshot detection system.nats/shotspottersot
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where the gun shot went off"> the system will give law enorcement immediate surveillance at or near the scene of a shooting.sotsotbefore moving forward with installing the additional cameras the san pablo police department received input from community members. esther ioane manages monte vista senior apartments --- a location targeted by auto burglars in the past.sot san pablo police official anticpate the installation of the new cameras will be finshed by the end of 2018. in san panlo haaziq madyun kron4news ( robin ) a 21-year-old san bruno man, who was indicted by a grand jury on 20- counts related to an alleged car burglary spree..... pleaded not guilty tuesday. prosecutors describe deshawn patton, as a "prolific auto burglar" ... for allegedly burglarizing vehicles between 20-16 and 20-17. patton has been indicted on 11- felonies, including eight counts of auto burglary, one of receiving stolen property, one of resisting an executive officer, and one of hit- and-
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run causing injury. ( robin )a man accused of planning a christmas day bombing and shooting attack in san francisco... will plead guilty in a federal case. court records show everitt jameson will enter a plea june 4th in federal court in fresno. prosecutors say jameson, who's from modesto, told undercover federal agents that he planned to use pipe bombs to channel victims into pier 39 so he could shoot them. he pleaded not guilty in january to distributing bomb-making information and attempting to aid a terrorist organization. ( robin )the number of gun deaths has dropped in california.... over a 16- year period ending in 20-15. that is according to researchers from u-c davis... who conducted the study. they say the number of firearm homicides dropped from four per 100-thousand people in 2-thousand... to a low of three- per 100- thousand in 20-
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14... before ticking up slightly in 20-15. researchers say... the drop is largely driven by a decline in gang violence... particulary in southern california. ( robin ) in the north bay. petaluma police have been approved to outfit officers with a anti-opioid medication. naloxone...or narcan...reverses the effects of an overdose of heroin and other opioids including synthetic fentanyl. officers are now carrying naloxone... after a spike in the number of overdoses in petaluma... that led to deaths and numberous hospitalizations. (robin) coming up on the kron four morning news... if you like to hike... you may want to watch out for rattle snakes. stay tuned for tips on what you can do to stay safe.
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maybe not . i'll explain in the next edition of people behaving badly > (ácommercialá) ( robin )airports...
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are adjusting in this new era of uber and lyft. but as stanley roberts shows us... the adjustments...don't seem to be working. there is a mini van . wait did you catch the illegal u-turn in the background trafficas i was saying there is this minivan stopped in the middle of the street but allow me to explain why the driver stopped nats: ambiance you see not long ago the uber and lyft staging area for san francisco international airport use to be in san bruno there is a lighted sign in san bruno which reads tnc lot now located at south mcdonnell... road but some ride hail drivers are still playing catch up so you know they moved the lot right? yea i'm trying to figure out where it's at now it's been moved to the city of millbrae ...and instead of one lot there are now two lots .lot 1 is the
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main lot and number 2 is the overflow lot .now normally with new digs there is a new attitude except we're dealing with uber and lyft drivers, so signs are usually a suggestion . for instance leaving lot 1 no right turn .. nats:ambiance over on mcdonnell road, there is a no u-turn sign which is ignored in fact one driver ignored the u-turn sign about three times while i was there ..until finally pulling into lot #2 nats: ambiancebut the thing that caught my eye was the amount of ride hail drivers using the compressed natural gas station as a way to beat the no u-turn and it probably wouldn't be a problem if it were maybe 1 or two cars but the fact is there are 1 or two dozen cars often flying though nats: ambiance however to be fair there was a few other illegal u-turns not uber or lyft related even a big rig ambiance which brings us back to the black minivan now sitting outside lot # 2 i was starting to believe it was
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just a lost tourist i mean who else would stop in middle of the roadway until the minivan returns again and pulls into lot number two so know we know why the uber stopped in the middle of the road to get to the other side there you have it new lots new bad habits looks like s f p d 's airport bureau will have their hands full .again in millbrae stanley roberts kron 4 news (robin) coming up on the kron four morning news... they're moving on to round 2. a look at how warriors fans celebrated the game 5 victory. (robin) live look outside... at the san francisco international airport. (robin) welcome back.
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checking in on your morning forecast. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is
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unlikely. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is
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unlikely. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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( robin ) they're on to round 2! warriors fans are rejoicing after last night's big game 5 win. kron 4's j-r stone was there at oracle arena during the dubs victory... and spoke with fans. the blue wigs are on and the champagne is out which means one thing...golden state warriors playoff basketball. sot bedazzled it...warriors gold and blue...blue drink as well..champagne warriors gold and blueto those who didn't wear blue wigs for game 5...they wore their lucky jerseys....jersey's that have never been washed due to what has been a winning ritual. sot...encourage the stank...anything for our dubs...to those who don't have a jersey or a blue wig...well they brought their championship belts....homemade warriors gear to celebrate the warriors winning a game 5 series clincher.sot the clincher at home is nice...sot we have honeysot will you be
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louder or will she be louder...we will both be so loud they will be looking for us. looking for us. ( robin )that was kron 4's j-r stone reporting. the warriors will take on the new orleans pelicans in round two... on saturday the 28th. go dubs!! tickets are set to go on sale this morning at 10. ( robin )for your money this morning... the price of wine is going up. the hike is being driven by a decline in global wine production... according to the international organization of vine and wine. production is down because of weak harvests in important markets like europe. in italy whole sale prices are up 74 percent... and prices are up 45 percent in spain. analysts say
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consumers may end up absorbing some of the price hikes... especially for cheaper wine. that's because those wine companies are especially strained when there is low supply. california has experienced some of the problems too with wine. especially in the north bay where wildfires hindered some of the harvest. ( robin )yahoo is paying a hefty price after a massive 20-14 data breach. the u-s securities and exchange commission says the company has agreed to pay 35 million dollars to settle charges that it misled investors about the breach. the s-e-c says the company knew that russian hackers obtained the personal information of about 500 million of its users just days after the breach.... but it did not tell investors and the public until two years later. a 22-year-old canadian man pleaded guilty last november to conspiracy to commit computer fraud in connection to the hack. he
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will be sentenced this week. ( robin )a warning to those who love to hike. árattlesnake season... is in full swing here in the bay area. kron4's maureen kelly talked with a man who has been rescuing and relocating rattle snakes for nearly 30 years .... and explains what you should know if you encounter the creature. (pkg) al wolf with sonoma county reptile rescue is showing off a particulary orney rattlesnake he's captured lately. he's out in glen ellen on this day picking up a rattler that bit a man's dog sunday.yeah she kind of seem to be a little bit shocked and she came over to us so we noticed that her snout had blood spots on it so she began to swell up in her body was shakingginger the cocker spaniel had to spend the night at the vet and get some anti venom but she's fine.this is the 3rd snake spotted by the dogs owner this week. one was killed by a weed wacker.he called the non profit to collect the one still slithering rather than kill it.
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al wolf has been catching and releasing the critters for nearly 30 years. he says he's been bit over a dozen times but says people really don't have a reason to fear them. this weekend a hiker on mt tam was airlifted to a local hospital after being bit. wolf says while the venom can be fatal....it's very rare. you're not gonna die you will be sore i'm not telling you it's not dangerous when you go to the emergency room your first in line just like a heart attack it can kill you vic because of the anti- venom's and the treatments you're pretty safehe says he's picked up 22 snakes this week already. (maureen) the director of the sonoma county sheriff pio reptile rescue says it is possible that people will end up seeing more rattlesnakes up here in wine country because of the fires last october (al wolf)since everything is burnt away there's no brush no debris none of the father on the ground you get to see the animals there right there in front of you except for the grass growing now which itemif you see one out on a trail....his suggestion....ba ck up....stay about 3-4 feet
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away.....but go ahead and take a picture to show your friends you saw a rattlesnake...then leave it alone and let it be on it's way. maureen kelly kron4 news (robin)coming up on the kron four morning news... oakland mayor libby schaaf and ayesha curry joined forces tuesday. see what they were cooking up for some kids in oakland. ( robin ) and a programming note-- there is a california guber-natorial debate this sunday-- april 29th. and we will air the debate live right here on kron four. that is this sunday night at 5:30.
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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 ) oakland ( robin ) oakland ( robin )
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( robin ) oakland mayor libby schaaf joined forces with celebrity chef ayesha curry.the two came together with oakland-based maker of organic indoor gardens "back to the roots"-- to teach kids about eating healthy food... the event happened tuesday outside the oakland whole foods market. around 40 kids from the oakland unified school district attended the gardening workshop. there was also a cooking demo with ayesha... "back to the roots" is a company on a mission to reconnect families with food. ( robin )a los angeles police officer is showing off some of his skills on the court. take a look at this... you can see the officer turn around.. and toss the basketball across
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court.. and he makes it! and he makes and he makes it! the department tweeted that it looks like an espn top 10 play to them.and of course.. they challenged other police department in what you could call a game of horse. (robin)coming up at 5 on the kron 4 morning news... over a dozen students at a bay area elementary school will be tested for tubuerculosis. the warning to parents... to help stop it from spreading. (robin)plus... firefighter and a-t-f are investigating a massive that happened tuesday. we have the lastest on that investigation in a live report. (ácommercialá)
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( sara ) massive crash in walnut creek. i'm live with the details. ( will ) ( will ) firefighters are
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investigating the cause of a massive fire at an apartment complex in concord. i'm live with the details. ( james ) the warriors are winners... after knocking out the san antonio spurs. up next -- the pelicans. ( darya ) good morning i'm darya folsom..( james ) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling
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trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya ) a big story this moring... all lanes are open in walnut creek after a hit-and-run crash on 680.( james ) kron 4's sara stinson joins us live with more on the investigation. sara...
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( james ) thanks sara. ( darya ) new this morning... police are looking for 2 men who tried to lure a 10-year-old boy into a van. the boy was walking home on brush creek road in santa rosa when a black van
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pulled up. police say the 2 men offered the child candy and told him to get inside. the boy refused... and the men drove off as other cars approached. ( darya ) two people are behind bars... accused of trying to sell a teenage girl for sex in san bruno. taroy ireland and ieshea lewis were arrested sunday. police say they found a young girl who said she was trying to get away from someone. they then realized that she was the victim of human trafficking. the two suspects were arrested after being found sitting in a nearby car they face human trafficking and conspiracy ( darya ) livermore police now have a man in custody... after a home invasion and standoff. this all started 10:45 yesterday morning. police say jared moynahan broke into a home on wagoner drive. after the robbery... moynahan ran to his own home... which is just a few block away. police say they surrounded moynahan's home. they tried to negotiate and even sent chemical agents into the home to get him out. hours
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later... swat and a k-9 went got inside and arrested moynahan. ( james ) the man known as the "hefty heister" has pleaded guilty in federal court... to a string of bay area bank robberies. wesley allen krohn admitted to robbing banks in pleasant hill... walnut grove... rohnert park... brentwood and suisun city. krohn's crimes were committed between december of 2015 and january 2016. krohn was arrested after a high speed chase in lake county. he agreed to pay about 15-thousand dollars in restitution to each bank as part of the plea. he faces a maximum sentence of 45 years in prison. his sentencing hearing is set for august. ( james ) rohnert park police are looking for an armed robber who they say is targeting people sitting in cars. a woman was parked at an apartment complex on golf course drive when a red sedan pulled up behind her. a man got out of the car and demanded her purse at gunpoint. the woman handed over the purse and the thief drove off. the thief also attemped to rob a man parked at apartments near the rohnert park expressway. the man
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locked his doors and refused to hand over any of his ( james ) happening today... the u-s supreme court will hear arguments over the latest version of president trump's travel ban. this version limits travel from eight countries. the ban being discussed is ánot the first executive order he started with in january of last year. that order limited travel by citizens from six countries for 90- days. the trump administration is expected to tell justices that the president has the authority to install travel bans to protect national security. but opponents say this ban -- just like the others before it -- amounts to a ban mostly on muslims. ( darya ) the city of san pablo is installing new cameras to help fight crimes. san pablo police began using cameras in 2011 and since then gun violence has fallen by 74-percent. this new camera system will give police immediate surveillance at or near the scene of crimes. the company handling the installation will work with
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the city's gunshot detection system.
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authorities held a surveillance operation. officals spotted him driving out of an apartment complex... pulled him over... and arrested him. vazquez was wanted for a gang-related killing in 20-17. ( james ) housing prices in the bay area jumped 14-point-7 percent from 2017 and have hit a new peak. in the month of march homes were sold for a median of 820 thousand dollars... according to core logic research. san mateo county had the highest median sale price at 1- point-3 million. san francisco was just behind at 1-point-2 million. solano county had the lowest median prince at 425 thousand dollars. sonoma and contra coasta counties both stayed below 600 thousand. in the last 30 years home prices in the bay area have gone up by 39-point-8 percent. ( darya ) the warriors are moving on to the second round of the n-b-a playoffs. their next opponent -- the new orleans pelicans.( james )
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klay thompson led the team to a 49 to 38 halftime lead. and in the third quarter the warriors took a 16 point lead. but spurs tried to fight their way back... by going on a 14 to 4 run late in the 4th quarter. but it wasn't enough. the warriors held to win this one 99 to 91. the warriors took this series 4 games to one.( darya ) meanwhile... game one against the pelicans is on saturday at oracle arena. tickets go on sale this morning at 10 on sale this morning at 10 for season ticket holders. tickets for the general public go on sale tomorrow night. ( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... govenor jerry brown's plan to
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create an online college in california just got another boost... we'll give you the details. ( darya ) plus... budgeting your health care options might get easier... the proposed plan from the trump administration... coming up. ( darya ) and after the break... oakland has a solution to the ongoing housing issue. the city's plan for its homeless community.. when we come back. ( mabrisa ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. bay area forecast. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. the savings are in full bloom at ross.
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trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. no major hot spots. bay no major hot no major hot no major hot (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an
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upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( james ) as homelessness rises across the bay area... many cities are using affordable permanent housing and temporary housing to get people off the street. kron 4's dan kerman looks at these new tuff sheds... which the city of oakland plans to use as a step between homeless encampments and permanent housing. anyone exiting the 980 freeway at 27th and west grand arrives on a growing neighborhood one filled with tents and debris and nearly 100 homeless people living there but also under the freeway lies the future. these are tuff sheds, a new homeless community that will
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house 40 of the people now living on the sidewalk.sot libby schaaf/oakland mayor 20-30the new site will have 20 tuff sheds, 2 people per shed, separate shipping containers for excess storage, it will have a dog run and a community space and office space for onsite social workers.at a news conference tuesday oakland mayor libby schaaf said once off the street and into these sheds the goal is to have these residents on a path to permanent housing within 6 months.soti think they should have did this a long time agofor many that live near this encampment, cleaning up this area can't come quick enough.sot eugene foster/west oakland resident 58-104it's like a dump you cant even walk down the sidewalk, it's patheticthe questions is will those who live here be willing to move sot i don't think it's a good ideasot they're too small, no wall dividing the roommate, no cooking allowed inside them these residents are not excited about the prosect of the new sheds, but the city says the majority of those who live here are supportive standup dan kerman/oakland 127-137the city plans to start
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moving people into these sheds in may.. filling them up will take several weeks, but once that's complete they say they will begin dismantling the encampment at 27th and northgate. in oakland, dan kerman kron 4 news. news. ( james ) san francisco mayor mark farrell announced car break-ins are falling at city owned parking garages. a popular garage on stockton street saw an 83-percent decrease in break-ins since last month. the drop is being credited to new public safey upgrades... including added security... new fencing... and locked electrical outlets to prevent loitering. there have not been any reported break-ins at the stockton street garage this month. ( james ) after changing columbus day to indigenous people's day earlier this year... the san francisco board of supervisors have approved adding another name
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to that day. the second monday of october will also be known as italian american heritage day. the vote passed in a board meeting yesterday 10 to 1. ( darya ) governor jerry brown's plan to create a california online college just got another boost. on tuesday california community colleges announced a partnership with seiu-united health workers joint employer education fund. the partnership would help develop the would-be college's first program... medical coding. back in january governor jerry brown proposed an online school for those without the degree or skills to move up in their careers. the plan still needs to go to the legislature for funding. if it passes the plan is to get online college up and running by fall 20-19. ( darya ) the fresno state professor who called barbara bush "an amazing racist" and cheered the former first lady's death will ánot be punished. the school's
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president says he reviewed her comments and determined that randa jarrar did not violate any policies. he says jarrar was acting as a private citizen... using her personal twitter account... and that her comments are protected as free speech by the constitution. jarrar called the former first lady a "generous and smart and amazing racist who, along with her husband, raised a war criminal." ( darya ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... two women -- trapped under a car after a nasty crash. this morning... we're seeing how good samartians came to their rescue. ( darya ) and after the break... the giants are winners. now the team is looking to do something it hasn't done yet this season.
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( darya ) now to bay area baseball... for the first time this season... the giants win their third game in a row.( james ) the giants taking on the washington nationals at a-t-and-t park. in the third inning...brandon belt with the home run to right field. it is his 5th home run in the last 6 games. then in the 6th inning... mac williamson hits a solo home run to center field. it is his third home run in the last 5 games. the giants win by a final of 4 to 3. they will go for their first sweep of the season this afternoon. first pitch is set for 12:45 at a-t-and-t park.
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( darya ) and the a's have now one 8 out of their last 10 games. they took on the texas rangers last night. in the top of the 6th... mark canha hits a drive to right field... the ball goes off the outfieldes glove for a home run. then in the 8th... matt chapman... drives in another run for the a's. oakland wins 3 to 2. the a's will also go for the sweep. first pitch is tonight at 5:05 in texas. ( mabrisa ) your bay area forecast is after the break. ( will ) firefighters are investigating the cause of a
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massive fire at an apartment complex in concord. i'm live with the details. (ácommercialá) ♪ ♪ get high speed internet from at&t.
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news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an
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upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. 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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( james ) a big story this morning... firefighters are investigating the cause of a massive fire at an apartment complex in concord... and their getting help from the a-t-f.( darya ) kron 4's will tran joins us live this morning. will...
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thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) a man accused of planning a christmas day bombing and shooting attack in san francisco will plead guilty. everitt jameson will enter the plea june 4th in federal court in fresno. prosecutors say jameson -- who's from modesto -- told
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undercover federal agents that he planned to use pipe bombs to channel victims into pier 39 so he could shoot them. it's unclear what he'll plead to -- details of the plea agreement haven't been made public. back in january... he pleaded ánot guilty to distributing bomb-making information and attempting to aid a terrorist organization. ( darya ) a federal court hearing in the firearms case against the man acquitted of killing kate steinle has been postponed. jose garcia zarate will now appear in court next month. yesterday's hearing was postponed because garcia- zarate's defense attorney was ill. the undocumented immigrant -- who had been deported several times -- has been charged in federal court with being an ex-felon in possession of a gun. in november... he was acquitted in the pier 14 shooting death of kate steinle. ( james ) the e-p-a is fining the city of oakland and a water district for allowing sewage water to flow into the bay. oakland is being fined 220-thousand dollars...
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while east bay mud is being fined 134- thousand dollars. (ááadvanceáá) the violations happened between september 20-14 to june 20-17. (ááadvanceáá) the e-p-a says the fines also include penalties for violating an agreement to upgrade aging sewer systems. since 20-14... the e-p-a has spent about 80-million dollars on the city's sewer system.. ( james ) in the north bay. petaluma police will now carry an anti-opioid medication. naloxone -- or narcan -- reverses the effects of an overdose caused by opioids... including synthetic fentanyl. officers are now carrying naloxone...after a spike in the number of overdoses in petaluma... that led to deaths and hospitalizations. ( darya ) happening today... a town hall meeting will be held at laurel creek elementary in fairfield... as the school begins testing students for tuberculosis. district officials say someone at the school recently developed t-b.
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tuberculosis is a bacteria that affects the lungs and while it is infectious... it is curable with treatment. 25 to 30 students will now be tested... to make sure they didn't contract the disease.
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skateboard. ( james ) police in the east bay are warning homeowners about a burglar. this is video from a home in san ramon. police say the burglary happened monday morning around eleven-30. the thief can be seen wearing a blue baseball cap with gray sweats and a backpack. if you recognize the man you are asked to call the san ramon police department. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... there's a new way to get pot in santa cruz... and it's just like buying a candy bar or soda. ( james ) plus... it's rattlesnake season. now... snake experts are out with a warning after an attack in the north bay. ( james ) and next... gmail is pulling a disappearing act. ( mabrisa ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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the trump administration wants hospitals to post prices for standard services online. they could also be required to give patients better access to medical records.( james ) the new rules would take effect in 20-19 and mostly apply to medicare patients and providers. but officials hope the changes will influence others in the u-s health care system. ( darya ) google is ( darya ) google is taking steps to improve g-mail. a new version of g-mail will roll out within the next few days.( james ) it will include priority features... a new design... and most importantly new security protections. e-mails with sensitive information can be put in "confidential mode."( darya ) also users can have a message expire after a set amount of time... to prevent it time... to prevent it from
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resurfacing years later. there will also be an option that can revoke e-mails at any time. ( mabrisa ) your bay area forecast your bay ( mabrisa ) ( mabrisa ) your bay area forecast is after the break. (ácommercialá) ( robin ) checking bay
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area roads before you head out the door.. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 (mabrisa rodriguez) (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling
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trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling
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trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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( darya ) now that pot is legal in california ... some pot shops are making things more convenient for customers. the "kind peoples cannabis shop" in santa cruz has a pot bar ... where customers can browse. there are also pot vending machines. the machines are touch screen ... and cash only. once a customer swipes their i-d... they can start shopping. ( darya ) pot shop workers say the machine will appeal to customers who may be shy about their purchase... or simply don't want to have a conversation about it. ( darya ) federal officials are cracking down on
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the underage use of a popular e-cigarette. it's called juul - and it's based in san francisco. this follows months of complaints from parents... politicians and school administrators. the f-d-a has issued warnings to 40 retail and online stores. juul looks like a flash drive... which some say makes it easier to use discreetly. the san francisco company says it is working with the f-d-a to fight the problem of underage use... and will turn over documents on product design and marketing. ( james ) rattlesnake season is in full swing here in the bay area. a man hiking on mount tam had to be airlifted to the hospital after being bit over the weekend.( darya ) kron4's maureen kelly introduces us to a man who's been rescuing and relocating rattlers for nearly
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30 years. shake rattle and strike.....al wolf with sonoma county reptile rescue is showing off a particulary orney rattlesnake he's captured lately. he's out in glen ellen today picking up a rattler that bit a man's dog yesterday. she was relaxing in the shade and i think the snake came out on it's own and she went to sniff see what it was and the snake better ginger the cocker spaniel had to spend the night at the vet and get some anti venom but she's fine.this is the 3rd snake spotted by the dogs owner this week. one was killed by a weed wacker.he called the non profit to collect the one still slithering rather than kill it. i don't really feel like we should kill him i mean unless were trying to protect ourselves but they kill mice their part in the world that we live in so so it's just best to keep them aliveal wolf has been catching and releasing the critters for nearly 30 years. he says he's been bit over a dozen times but says people really don't have a reason to fear them. this weekend a hiker on mt tam was airlifted to a local hospital after being bit. wolf says while the venom can be fatal....it's very rare. between five and 7000 people are better each year in the
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united states and less than one person dies each year so everything is in your favor he says he's picked up 22 snakes this week already. (maureen) the director of the sonoma county reptile rescue says it's too soon to tell whether this year a better or worse here for rattlesnake activity one reason he thinks were seen a spike now is because spring is because the springs took so long to warm up(al wolf)our spike is happening in late april it kept getting cold cold cold well april is our breeding month so all of a sudden everyone's coming out of hibernation they're all getting food they're all having sex right now and it's all right now so this is our spikeif you see one out on a trail....his suggestion....ba ck up....stay about 3-4 feet away.....but go ahead and take a picture to show your friends you saw a rattlesnake...then leave it alone and let it be on it's way. maureen kelly kron4 news ( james ) take a look at this... a car went onto the side walk after a crash ... running two people over.
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the two people ended up getting stuck under a car but a group of good samaritans worked together to free the people. police say this all started when a pick up truck ... hit the car when making a left turn. ( james ) the victim's suffered serious but non-life threatnening injuries. ( james ) coming up after the break.... this image has nasa scientists stumped. the theories behind what's happening in this picture. ( james ) and a programming note-- there is a california gubernatorial debate this sunday-- april 29th. and we will air the debate live right here on kron four. that is this sunday
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) ( james ) it's a mystery that's baffling some of the smartest people on the planet. this picture was taken in the beaufort sea by the arctic ocean. there are three-spots -- holes in the
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ice -- in the middle of the shot. scientists say they are areas of thin ice... but they're never seen anything like this before. among the theories -- these holes could be warm paths of water beneath the ice... or they could caused by an animal trying to breathe. ( darya ) coming up in the next hour... the warriors have knocked out the san antonio spurs... now... they're getting ready for the pelicans. ( darya ) plus ... car break-ins are going down at one san francisco hot spot. where your car is now a lot safer. ( darya ) and... crime- fighting cameras. the technology that's helping police.police.that's helping technology the cameras. fighting and... crime-( darya )
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massive fire at an apartment complex in concord. i'm live with the details. ( darya ) new details about car burglaries in san francisco. where officials are seeing a drop in break-ins. ( james ) the warriors are winners... after knocking out the san antonio spurs. up next -- the pelicans. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the
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morning with a check of weather and traffic... (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland
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north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. 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. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) an update on a story we first broke this morning. all lanes are open in walnut creek after a hit-and-run crash on 680. it happened earlier this morning on southbound 680 at treat blvd. multiple people were injured in the crash. no word if anyone was arrested. ( james ) a big story this morning... firefighters are investigating the cause of a massive fire at an apartment
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complex in concord... and their getting help from the a-t-f.( darya ) kron 4's will tran joins us live this morning. will... thanks will. we will check back with you check back we will thanks will.
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thanks will. thanks will. we will
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check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) new this morning... police are looking for 2 men who tried to lure a 10-year-old boy into a van. the boy was walking home on brush creek road in santa rosa when a black van pulled up. police say the 2 men offered the child candy and told him to get inside. the boy refused... and the men drove off as other cars approached. ( darya ) two people are behind bars... accused of trying to sell a teenage girl for sex in san bruno. taroy ireland and ieshea lewis were arrested sunday. police say they found a young girl who said she was trying to get away from someone. they then realized that she was the victim of human trafficking. the two suspects were arrested after being found nearby car they face trafficking charges. ( darya ) livermore police now have a man in custody... after a home invasion and standoff. this all started 10:45 yesterday morning.
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police say jared moynahan broke into a home on wagoner drive. after the robbery... moynahan ran to his own home... which is just a few block away. police say they surrounded moynahan's home. they tried to negotiate and even sent chemical agents into the home to get him out. hours later... swat and a k-9 went got inside and arrested moynahan. ( james ) the man known as the "hefty heister" has pleaded guilty in federal court... to a string of bay area bank robberies. wesley allen krohn admitted to robbing banks in pleasant hill... walnut grove... rohnert park... brentwood and suisun city. krohn's crimes were committed between december of 2015 and january 2016. krohn was arrested after a high speed chase in lake county. he agreed to pay about 15-thousand dollars in restitution to each bank as part of the plea. he faces a maximum sentence of 45 years in prison. his sentencing hearing is set for august. ( james ) rohnert park
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police are looking for an armed robber who they say is targeting people sitting in cars. a woman was parked at an apartment complex on golf course drive when a red sedan pulled up behind her. a man got out of the car and demanded her purse at gunpoint. the woman handed over the purse and the thief drove off. the thief also attemped to rob a man parked at apartments near the rohnert park expressway. the man locked his doors and refused to hand over any of his property. ( james ) happening today... the u-s supreme court will hear arguments over the latest version of president trump's travel ban. this version limits travel from eight countries. the ban being discussed is ánot the first executive order he started with in january of last year. that order limited travel by citizens from six countries for 90- days. the trump administration is expected to tell justices that the president has the authority to install travel bans to protect national security. but opponents say this ban -- just like the others before it --
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amounts to a ban mostly on muslims. ( darya ) the waffle house shooting suspect is due to appear in court today. travis reinking is charged with four counts of criminal homicide in connection to the sunday morning shooting at the southeast nashville restaurant. reinking is accused of opening fire with an ar-15 rifle.. killing four people and injuring several others. he fled the resturant and led polcie on a 34 hour manhunt before he was captured. reinking was jailed on a 2 million dollar bond. ( darya ) a man suspected of murder in gilroy is now behind bars. jay vasquez was taken into custody after authorities held a surveillance operation. officals spotted him driving out of an apartment complex... pulled him over... and arrested him. vazquez was wanted for a gang-related killing in 20-17. ( darya ) housing prices in the bay area jumped 14-point-7 percent from 2017 and have hit a new peak. in the month of march homes
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were sold for a median of 820 thousand dollars... according to core logic research. san mateo county had the highest median sale price at 1- point-3 million. san francisco was just behind at 1-point-2 million. solano county had the lowest median prince at 425 thousand dollars. sonoma and contra coasta counties both stayed below 600 thousand. in the last 30 years home prices in the bay area have gone up by 39-point-8 percent. ( james ) san francisco mayor mark farrell announced car break-ins are falling at city owned parking garages. a popular garage on stockton street saw an 83-percent decrease in break-ins since last month. the drop is being credited to new public safey upgrades... including added security... new fencing... and locked electrical outlets to prevent loitering. there have not
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been any reported break-ins at the stockton street garage this month. ( james ) after changing columbus day to indigenous people's day earlier this year... the san francisco board of supervisors have approved adding another name to that day. the second monday of october will also be known as italian american heritage day. the vote passed in a board meeting yesterday 10 to 1. ( darya ) governor jerry brown's plan to create a california online college just got another boost. on tuesday california community colleges announced a partnership with seiu-united health workers joint employer education fund. the partnership would help develop the would-be college's first program... medical coding. back in january governor jerry brown proposed an online school for those without the degree or skills to move up in their careers. the plan still needs to go to the legislature for funding. if it passes the plan is to get online college up and running by fall 20-19. ( darya ) the fresno state
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professor who called barbara bush "an amazing racist" and cheered the former first lady's death will ánot be punished. the school's president says he reviewed her comments and determined that randa jarrar did not violate any policies. he says jarrar was acting as a private citizen... using her personal twitter account... and that her comments are protected as free speech by the constitution. jarrar called the former first lady a "generous and smart and amazing racist who, along with her husband, raised a war criminal." ( james )still ahead ... more cameras going up in a bay area community. the unique technology that's helping police crack down on crime. ( james ) plus ... oakland has a solution to the ongoing housing issue. find out when it plans to move homeless people into temporary housing. ( james ) and after the break... the giants are
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winners. now the team is looking to do something it hasn't done yet this season. ( mabrisa ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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(darya)(james)( robin ) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge
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less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist
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through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely.
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( darya ) (ááá2 shotááá) in the east bay ... the city of san pablo is installing new, high tech crime fighting cameras.( james ) as kron 4's haaziq madyun
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explains ... not only do the cameras record - they also automatically move and focus in on crimes. sota short time later -- the shooting suspects were identified and arrested. the video was recorded on one of the san pablo police department's 134 surveillance cameras..the city recently approved two point six million dollars to install more eyes in the sky.sotsotdustin saylor is c.e.o. of odin systems, the company handling the surveillance camera installation on contra costa
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county freeways is bringing new technology to the city of san pablo. it will work with the city's gunshot detection system.nats/shotspottersot the system will give law enorcement immediate surveillance at or near the scene of a shooting.sotsotbefore moving forward with installing the additional cameras the san pablo police department received input from community members. esther ioane manages monte vista senior apartments --- a location targeted by auto burglars in the past.sot san pablo police official anticpate the installation of the new cameras will be finshed by the end of 2018. in san panlo haaziq madyun kron4news
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( darya ) the city of oakland is another step closer to housing homeless people in temporary housing. new tuff shed homes are up under the 980 freeway at 27th and west grand. its part of a new homeless community that will house 40 of the people who are living on the street. once people move into the sheds ... city officials say the goal is to have them on a path to permanent housing within 6 months. ( darya )( darya ) the city plans to
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start moving people into the sheds next month. after that ... the city will begin dismantling the homeless encampment at 27th and northgate. ( james ) now to bay area baseball... for the first time this season... the giants win their third game in a row. the giants taking on the washington nationals at a-t-and-t park. in the third inning...brandon belt with the home run to right field. it is his 5th home run in the last 6 games. then in the 6th inning... mac williamson hits a solo home run to center field. it is his third home run in the last 5 games. the giants win by a final of 4 to 3. they will go for their first sweep of the season this afternoon. first pitch is set for 12:45 at a-t-and-t park. ( james ) and the a's have now one 8 out of their last 10 games. they took on the texas rangers last night. in the top of the 6th... mark canha hits a drive to right
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field... the ball goes off the outfieldes glove for a home run. then in the 8th... matt chapman... drives in another run for the a's. oakland wins 3 to 2. the a's will also go for the sweep. first pitch is tonight at 5:05 in texas. ( darya )coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... a tubuerculosis scare at a bay area elementary school. the warning to parents to help it stop from spreading. ( darya ) and schools are going digital.the reason behind ditching analogue clocks.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) (ááá2 shotááá) schools in
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(ááá2 shotááá) schools in the u-k are doing away with analogue clocks. teachers say that kids these days are unable to tell time with the traditional hands on a clock.( james ) teachers argue that students need to be relaxed during exams ... and not worried about the time. so the old clocks are being replaced with digital ones.one top education official in the u-k says the current generation is so used to seeing a digital representation of time on their phonea , on their computers. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) breakfast (ááá2 shotááá) breakfast is the most
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important meal of the day ... if you want gain less weight over time. that's according to a new study from mayo clinic researchers.( james ) people who ate breakfast every day had smaller waistlines in general - and over the course of ten years ... gained a maximum of three pounds. breakfast- skippers gained eight pounds of belly fat.( darya ) researchers say people tend to squeeze more whole grains and fruits into their daily diet if breakfast is involved.
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( mabrisa ) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break. ( sara ) the warriors advance to the next round.find out when you can get a hold of tickets to the next game.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (james)(darya) lets start
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the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into
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saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. new accident wb 580 at hacienda blocking one lane stay slow to 680
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( james ) a big story this morning... firefighters are investigating the cause of a massive fire at an apartment complex in concord... and their getting help from the a-t-f.( darya ) kron 4's will tran joins us live this morning. will...
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thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) a man accused of planning a christmas day bombing and shooting attack in san francisco will plead guilty. everitt jameson will enter the plea june 4th in federal court in fresno. prosecutors say jameson -- who's from modesto -- told undercover federal agents that he planned to use pipe bombs to channel victims into pier 39 so he could shoot them.
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it's unclear what he'll plead to -- details of the plea agreement haven't been made public. back in january... he pleaded ánot guilty to distributing bomb-making information and attempting to aid a terrorist organization. ( darya ) a federal court hearing in the firearms case against the man acquitted of killing kate steinle has been postponed. jose garcia zarate will now appear in court next month. yesterday's hearing was postponed because garcia- zarate's defense attorney was ill. the undocumented immigrant -- who had been deported several times -- has been charged in federal court with being an ex-felon in possession of a gun. in november... he was acquitted in the pier 14 shooting death of kate steinle. ( james ) the e-p-a is fining the city of oakland and a water district for allowing sewage water to flow into the bay. oakland is being fined 220-thousand dollars... while east bay mud is being fined 134- thousand dollars. (ááadvanceáá) the violations happened between
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september 20-14 to june 20-17. (ááadvanceáá) the e-p-a says the fines also include penalties for violating an agreement to upgrade aging sewer systems. since 20-14... the e-p-a has spent about 80-million dollars on the city's sewer system.. ( james ) in the north bay. petaluma police will now carry an anti-opioid medication. naloxone -- or narcan -- reverses the effects of an overdose caused by opioids... including synthetic fentanyl. officers are now carrying naloxone...after a spike in the number of overdoses in petaluma... that led to deaths and hospitalizations. ( darya ) happening today... a town hall meeting will be held at laurel creek elementary in fairfield... as the school begins testing students for tuberculosis. district officials say someone at the school recently developed t-b. tuberculosis is a bacteria that affects the lungs and while it is infectious... it is curable with treatment. 25 to 30 students will now be
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tested... to make sure they didn't contract the disease.
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last night klay thompson led the team to a 49 to 38 halftime lead. and in the third quarter the warriors took a 16 point lead. spurs tried to fight their way back in the 4th quarter. but it wasn't enough. the warriors held to win this one 99 to 91. the warriors took this series - 4 games to one. last saturday the pelicans swept the portland trailblazers in their first series four games to zero. now we all can't wait for game one of this next series to begin right here at oracle arena this saturday. there are several presale events all day long starting at ten for season ticket holders. but as i said the rest of us have to wait until five tonight to buy tickets. take reporter live:if this saturday's game sells out - it's recommended to buy tickets your on the warriors dot com resale section so they are 100
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percent guarteend to be legit. live at oracle arena, sara stinson, kron 4 news ( james ) thanks sara. ( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... there's a new way to get pot in santa cruz ... and it's just like buying a candy bar or soda. ( darya ) plus... it's rattlesnake season. now... snake experts are out with a warning after an attack in the north bay. ( darya ) and how the f-d-a is cracking down on the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. ( mabrisa ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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♪ when i first came to ocean bay, what i saw was despair. i knew something had to be done. hurricane sandy really woke people up, to showing that we need to invest in this community. i knew having the right partner we could turn this place around. it was only one bank that could finance a project this difficult and this large, and that was citi. preserving affordable housing preserves communities.
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so we are doing their kitchens and their flooring and their lobbies and the grounds. and the beautification of their homes, giving them pride in where they live, will make this a thriving community once again. ♪ bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) ( james ) federal
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officials are cracking down on the underage use of a popular e-cigarette. it's called juul - and it's based in san francisco. this follows months of complaints from parents... politicians and school administrators. the f-d-a has issued warnings to 40 retail and online stores. juul looks like a flash drive... which some say makes it easier to use discreetly. the san francisco company says it is working with the f-d-a to fight the problem of underage use... and will turn over documents on product design and marketing. ( mabrisa ) and i'm tracking your morning forecast. what to expect as you head out the door right after the break.
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(ácommercialá)(ácommercialá) ( james ) taking a
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live look at the yosemite national park this morning. this is yosemite falls. (james) (darya) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic... (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an
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upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. (mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling
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trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our region, yet widespread rainfall is unlikely. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gate bridge
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drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. ( james @landing ) watch out hikers ... rattlesnake
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season is in full swing here in the bay area. officials with the sonoma county reptile rescue say they have caught 22 rattlesnakes this week alone. over the weekend, a hiker on mount tamalpias was airlifted to a local hospital after being bit. experts say while the venom can be fatal ... it's very rare. experts say people really should not have a reason to fear the snakes. ( james ) officials say if you encounter a rattlesnake out on a trail ... back up and stay about four feet away. leave it alone and let it be on it's way. ( darya ) now that pot is legal in california ... some pot shops are making things more convenient for customers. the the kindpeoples
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cannabis shop in santa cruz has a pot bar ... where customers can browse. but for those who don't have time to browse ... there's a vending machine where you can buy pot. the machines are touch screen ... and cash only. once a customer swipes their id's they can start shopping. ( darya ) friel expects the machne will appeal to customers who may be shy about their purchase or simply want to have a conversation about it. ( darya ) santa cruz police are looking for a man who assaulted a store employee at "outdoor world sporting goods." these are surveillance pictures of the attacker. the attack happened sunday night. police say the man tried to steal from the store and that's when an employee confronted him. the thief then threatened the employee
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and hit him in the face with a skateboard. ( james ) police in the east bay are warning homeowners about a burglar. this is video from a home in san ramon. police say the burglary happened monday morning around eleven-30. the thief can be seen wearing a blue baseball cap with gray sweats and a backpack. if you recognize the man you are asked to call the san ramon police department. ( james ) for your money this morning. the price of wine is going up. the hike is being driven by a decline in global wine production ... according to the international organization of vine and wine. production is down because of weak harvests in important markets like europe. analysts say consumers may end up absorbing some of the price hikes ... especially for cheaper wine. california has experienced some of the problems too with wine. especially in the north bay where wildfires hindered some of the harvest. ( james )( james ) google
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is taking steps to improve g-mail. a new version of g- mail will roll out within the next few days. it will include priority features... a new design... and most importantly new security protections. e-mails with sensitive information can be put in "confidential mode." also users can have a message expire after a set amount of time... to prevent it from resurfacing years later. there will also be an option that can revoke e-mails at any time. (james) james adlib big board. ( darya ) coming up ...this little lemur is new to the zoo in san jose.we'll give you a closer look. ( darya ) and a programming note-- there is a california gubernatorial
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debate this sunday-- april 29th. and we will air the debate live right here on kron four. that is this sunday night at 5:30. we'll be back as the kron 4 morning news continues... and here's a live look outside... embarcadero. hola amigos.
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for the first time ever, cholua hot sauce is teaming up with jack in the box. america's fav... whoa!! ok, a little hot sauce there... jack! i'm trying to film this commercial! oh. sorry. sorry. please continue. as i was saying... the cholula buttery jack has delicious cholula hot sauce, crispy jalapeños, and pepper jack cheese on a signature bun. you know what? this would be great on fries, too.
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what is wrong with you jack? oh my gosh. sorry. so sorry. the new cholula buttery jack. part of the buttery jack family. ai dios mio, jack! i'm. seriously. i said i was sorry. spots. wb 580 major hot
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major hot spots. wb 580 at haéopyard cleared to the center divide, jammed from airway in livermore ( james ) "happy hollow park and zoo" in san jose is welcoming a new member to the family. one of their female black- and- white
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ruffed lemurs gave birth to a male pup earlier this month. the park is very excited about the newborn ... as its important for conservation. the lemurs are classified as a critically endangered species. as for the newborn's name -- the park will let the public vote for their favorite... on facebook. ( darya )coming up in the next hour ... oakland has a solution to the ongoing housing issue with plans to move homeless people into temporary housing. ( darya )plus... more cameras going up in a bay area community. the unique technology that's helping police crack down on crime. ( darya ) plus ... car break-ins are going down at one san francisco hot spot. where your car is now a lot safer. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá)
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good (darya) good (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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(mabrisa rodriguez)a cooling trend is forecast to persist through late week and into the upcoming weekend as an upper level trough approaches from the pacific. this system may produce a few showers over the north bay late friday into saturday as it pushes inland north of our re

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