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lanes on highway 92. i will have thdetails in a live report. ( james ) and more breaking news....the death toll from a boat that capsized overnight goes up and we're learning some of the victims include children. ( darya ) and a local coach is accused of sexually assaulting his teenage student. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to ol marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and
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70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. san mateo
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san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.. sig alert issued for hwy 92. overturn accident blocking. traffic control in place. avoid the area. ( james ) crash involving a tractor trailer is blocking both directions of highway 92 in san mateo county. ( darya ) kron 4's lydia pantazes is
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live on the scene now.. lydia?
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( darya ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. news we are following this morning... more bodies have been pulled from the water of a fatal duck boat accident in missouri. the detah toll is now 13... including two children.
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severe weather is likely to blame for the accident. several others are still missing. dive teams spent the overnight hours searching the water. the boat capsized just 30 minutes after a severe thunderstorm warning was issued for the area. and this morning we are hearing from witnesses who saw the boat go down. ( james ) investigators are looking into what caused the accident... but they say debris that weas in teh water from an earlier storm could be a factor. ( darya ) in the south bay... a badminton coach is accused of sexually assaulting his 17-year-old student. khankham malaythong is a coach at synergy badminton in menlo park. santa clara deputies arrested him last thursday... after finding him in an s-u-v with his student. the two were at joseph grant park
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after hours. malaythong was released from custody after posting bail. right now... he's at badminton tournament in las vegas. the 37-year old is a former olympian and 6-time national champion in doubles ( darya ) new this morning... the sonoma county sheriff's office has arrested three people for the murder of a missing cloverdale man... whose body was discovered earlier this week. jose martinez went missing on june 29th. police say martinez was kidnapped on june 29th at a grocery store in cloverdale... driven to a remote area and murdered. the next day the accused killer took martinez's body to a marijuana garden in healdsburg and burried it. police only discovered the body on wednesday. investigators say martinez may have been invloved in marijuana dealings and was receiving threats before he was kidnapped. socorro sierra... felix carreon and sierra... felix socorro socorro sierra... felix carreon and climmie smith-hill were arrested for the murder. they are all facing charges
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of murder and kidnapping. they are being held without bail. ( james )this morning we are getting new information about the deadly accident that killed a san francisco pedicab driver. here are pictures police released... showing the car they're looking for. its a champagne colored four- door honda civic. whoever this driver is hit the kevin manning... and sped off. the accident happened about a month ago near sansome street on the embarcadero. four others... including children... were also riding in manning's pedicab when the accident happened. they were also injured from the crash. manning later passed away in a hospital. ( james ) the ridershare driver accused of raping 4 woman in san francisco says he's ánot guilty. orlando lazo faced a judge yesterday. his attorney strongly denies the allegations against him. lazo is accused of preying on intoxicated women. prosecutors say lazo's d-n-
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a links him to all 4 rapes... and they believe there could be more victims out there. the judge denied bail... lazo will be back in court in august. ( james ) in the east bay... a 22-year-old is shot to death in el sobrante. now two people are behind bars. this happened wednesday night at a home on san pablo dam road. we first brought you this story yesterday morning as breaking news. authorities found a man suffering from a gunshot wound in the driveway. he died at the scene. deputies arrested 22-year-old anthony gaines and 57-year old judy barkas. the victim's identity has not been released. ( darya ) 45-thousand dollars worth of high-end baby clothes are stolen. now... a union city business owner is offering a reward. jeffrey cheng is the owner of "angel dear." he says thieves broke into his shipping container sunday night... and stole 48 boxes full of clothing. that container
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was parked right outside his warehouse. cheng's clothes are often sold at department stores and specialty boutiques. ( darya ) cheng's clothing has a lot of celebrity clients like ayesha curry, kim kardashian, and victoria beckham. he's worried the clothes might end up for sale on the street or flea markets... for a fraction of the price. ( darya ) police in palo alto arrest 4 women for two separate robberies at the stanford shopping center. the first robbery happeend earlier this month at the urban outfitters. police tracked their getaway car and earlier this week arrested tonisha harris. then on tuesday... a police officer at the shopping center caught two women stealing clothes from the victoria's secret. they were arrested... so was another woman who was waiting in a car in the parking lot. ( james ) a man is behind
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bar this morning for trying to rob a san francisco bank. it happened yesterday afternoon near the embarcadero bart station. police say the man walked into the bank... handed the teller a note.... and then ran off. we don't know if he got away with any money. but police were able to track the man down less than 10 minutes later. they arrested him near the millennium towers. ( james ) the ferguson fire in yosemite has now burned more than 21-thousand acres... and containment is just 7-percent. more than 2-thousand firefighters are on the lines... working 16 hour shifts... in triple digit heat. they're also dealing with rugged hillsides. flames are threatening more than 100 buildings... and one of the main routes into yosemite has been shut down. the park remains open... but thick smoke is affecting the air quality there. ( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... from the outside... the businesses look legitimate. but it's what police found
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inside that triggered arrrests. ( darya ) plus... students will be paying less for tuition at the university of california for the upcoming year. but its not by much. ( terisa ) and after the break... the rugby world cup sevens is kicking off in san francisco. what fans can expect for the big weekend... ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. ( james ) ( darya ) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast.
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excessive heat will continue for inland parts
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of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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sig alert issued for hwy 92. overturn accident blocking. traffic control in place.
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avoid the area.bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. wb 580 slows from richmond pkwy to midspan
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( darya ) happening today... the best of the best rugby teams will be at a-t-and-t park. ( james ) it's all for the rugby sevens world cup. kron 4's terisa estacio joins us live this morning... terisa... terisa... ( terisa )one world cup may be over, but another is just beginning. this year for the first time ever the rugby sevens world cup is taking
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place on u.s. soiland in one of the most iconic ballparks in major league baseball.over the next three days 40 teams will compete for one of the biggest prizes in the sport. the melrose cup and as you can see the stadium has been transformed here from the pitching grounds beneath me to the rugby goalposts and the try line. rugby sevens already has 30 million fans here stateside. but organizers are hoping that this week will be another giant step forward for the sport. it's not just the venue that's new this year. new rules have turned this event into a straightforward knockout tournament win every game and you win the world cup lose at any point and you're out. it's a daunting prospect for the players including new zealand's men and women's team who are both defending champions hoping to make history this week. the stage is set. the teams are ready. and this year, it's a whole new ballgame
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( darya ) thanks terisa. ( james ) authorities in the south bay have taken down a well-organized illegal gambling operation. cropley p-c repair and rentals at the stip mall on cropley avenue in san jose were the first to be raided. police found people engaged in illegal gambling.. playing poker and other card games. there were also las vegas style gambling machines.. 50 of which were seized.. along with 75-thousand dollars in cash. storefronts are posing as legitimate businesses.. and that gambling is leading to other crimes.
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today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and tomorrow monsoonal thunderstorms the region with resulting in any ground. (robin) no major hot spots. all lanes open on 92 in san mateo county. 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. ( james ) some of the worst drivers in the u-s... are right here in the bay area. in fact... drivers across the state seem to be bad. "quote wizard dot com" ranked the cities with the worst drivers... based on the number
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of accidents, speeding tickets and d-u-i's. but we are not number 1. the city with the worst drivers is ohama, nebraska. riverside and sacramento come in at numbers 2 and 3. the bay area is number 5 on the list... and getting worse. last year... we were number 13 on the list. in case you're wondering... the best drivers are in orlando, flordia. ( james ) and after the break.... increase in animal cruelty. we speak with animal control and take a look at the disturbing trend in san francisco
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the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state
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today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 no major
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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. chmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 10 ( darya ) animal cruelty cases are on the rise in san francisco. right now... animal care and control is investigating four animal cases.( james ) so far... one arrest has been made. kron four's philippe djegal has the story. a four-year-old pit bull mix named juicy is recovering
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at the san francisco animal shelter. surveillance video captured her owner, christopher kliment, beating her at the powell street bart station on march 30th. kliment was arrested more than three months later on july third... when he stopped by the shelter and tried to take juicy home.virginia donohue/sfacc- "in the kliment case, it was not an education issue. that was clearly abuse and its, uh, an individual whose clearly troubled." san francisco animal care and control executive director virginia donohue (dunn- uh-heyou) says kliment arrived at the shelter with a knife, but didn't hurt anyone. the shelter has to await the results of his criminal case before juicy can be adopted. virginia donohue/sfacc- "our hope is he's found guilty and as part of this process he surrenders his dog and then we'll be able to re-home juicy." right now animal care and control is investigating four animal cruelty cases... which donohue says is a high number and out of the ordinary. virginia donohue/sfacc- "we also found uh, an extemely emaciated mastiff in the city at iowa and 25th at a dog park." progress park is
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located near interstate 280. professional dog walker richard batchelder says his friends found the mastiff named sweeitie boy monday morning in terrible shape. animal care and control says he's an adult who should weigh 150 pounds, but instead weighed 60.richard batchelder/dog walker- "in a word, just depressed. it was very disappointing, it was very saddening to see an animal treated like that and to be left here. it was just, um, disheartening."virginia donohue/sfacc- "he also had a heart murmur -- he was just too far gone, um, for us to help and, and, humane euthanasia was, was our only choice there. " donohue says she believes sweetie boy may have been left at the park late sunday night or early monday morning. she's hoping someone out there can help track down his owner. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( james ) milpitas police are looking for a man wanted for armed robbery. take a look... investigators say this man walked up to a car...
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and the robbed the person inside at gunpoint. the thief got away with a wallet and smartphone. as you can see in these pictures... the thief was wearing a black "san jose sharks" hoodie...glasses, black gloves and a grey bandana over his face. ( james ) in the north bay... the owner of a tree service is dead... after a tree he was tting snapped and fell on him. it happened on west dry creek road in healdsburg. the victim has been identified as 48-year-old luis garcia. two of garcia's employees tried to give him c-p-r... but their efforts were unsuccessful. ( darya ) on the peninsula... c-h-p officers find a car that went off a cliff in san mateo county... but they can't find the driver. officers tweeted out this picture. the car was found off of highway 1... and just north of pescadero state beach. when officers found the car-- they couldn't find any passengers. investigators are still working to figure out who this car belongs to. ( darya ) senator kamala harris has introduced legislation to provide rent
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relief for working families struggling to pay bills. the rent relief act would create a refundable tax credit. that credit would go to renters who spend more than 30- percent of their gross income on their rent and utilities. ( james ) healthcare premiums are going up in california. the 1 million people in the state who have insurance through "covered california" will pay about 8-percent more. covered california is blaming the trump administration for the increase... saying the president's decision to eliminate the insurance mandate is behind the jump in costs. but the president and other top republicans say no one should be forced to have a health plan. ( james ) in the east bay... mosquitoes in contra costa county have tested positive for the west nile virus. the infected mosquitoes were caught in traps in discovery bay... and near brentwood. officials say they are seeing a typical summer pattern -- west nile activity ramps up as the weather heats up. they're now urging people to take precautions. that includes using repellents coaining deet... and draining standing
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water. ( darya )( darya ) drivers in the south bay saw an unusual sight on the road -- a naked man on a bicycle. now... the c-h-p is looking for him. it happened on northbound 101 in san jose wednesday morning. the c-h-p says not only was the man naked on a bike on the freeway... but he was also heading north in the southbound lanes. < "a bicycle on the freeway is a major distraction and potential he a hazard. a bicycle is not gonna be able to move as quickly so i'll vehicle moving at freeway speed is gonna come coprock come across that very quickly and have to take a vase of action if the bicycle is in the lanes like it was in this incident and then you add into it the other aspect that the writer was naked at the time was it additional distraction so we are having multiple calls coming in ">( darya ) c-h-p is asking anyone with information to give them a call. if caught... the naked rider could face charges of indecent exposure... lewd and lavicous acts being a the freeway. ( james ) coming up in the next hour... wells fargo
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excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. (robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) in the east
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bay... how police treat people of color is a big issue in oakland. during a town hall... city officials and the community came together to talk about bias in policiing. oakland police and mayor libby schaaf have been working with a stanford professor -- to collect data on the issue. they took questions from a youth group on their findings. but people in the audience accused city officials of handpicking the least controversial questions... and talking around the issue. ( james ) the oakland city council voted to end it's contract with the professor who led this research on bias policing. but mayor schaaf called the findings valuable and needed to make changes. ( darya ) coming up on the
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back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast. excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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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. golden gate bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. ( darya ) the newest golden state player
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says he doesn't care if some people say the warriors are ruining basketball.. he can't wait to play for em.. in fact boogie cousins says he wanted to hit the court yesterday.. but he had to settle for a press conference cuz he's still nursing an achilles injury. he has described signing with the warriors as his nuclear bomb. it shocked those who thought nobody wanted him and it shocked those who thought it's not fair that we get another all star. whatever! the team tweeted: badabing badaboom cousins is official. he stole the number 0 from matrick mccaw.. actually he joked mccaw was a tough negotiator.. he also joked about his
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favorite new teammate: ( darya ) if you want more insight into what unfolded in the lead-up to boogie signing his polarizing new deal, you can watch the new showtime documentary.. no release date yet though.. and i can't run the audio cuz there's too much, umm.. colorful language. ( darya ) we just found out, carmelo anthony is being traded from the thunder to the hawks.. but word is he's already telling friends he's going to join rockets!he gets a 27 mill deal from the hawks and then becomes a free agent. gosh stay for a while.
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or at least wait til the ink is dry before you say where you're going next ( darya )he's not in the lead.. but tiger woods is the one everybody's following at the open championship. poor zack johnson,.. he's in the lead. but tiger finsished about an hour ago. he is even par through 2 rounds. even if he hasn't won a major on his comeback yet... for fans, he's still by far the biggest star on the course ( darya )tiger's porn star scandal feels like it was a million years ago.. (it was about ten actually).. i just thought about it because of 49ers quarterback jimmy garapollo... about now you're thinking.. oh no what happened.. well it was just a date.. but she's turning heads because she's an adult film star.. plus she looks kinda like kim kardashian.. jimmy-g-q was spotted sipping champagne at a beverley hills restaurant with kiara mia.. he's single but..,. way to fly under the
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radar jimmy!.. funs almost over: 49ers training camp starts next week. ( darya ) they're playing something much rougher than football over at att park.. obviously not baseball, that's pretty civilized: rugby.. the best teams in the world are in san francisco right now to compete in the rugby world cup 7's. like the soccer world cup.. this is a huge deal for other parts of the world, but not us.. because most americans don't get it. the fiji coach taught me a few things when he came in the kron 4 a couple days ago.. so i can tell you this: it starts with a scrum.. the ball is in there somewhere and they'll
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all trying to kick it.. they can only pass backwards.. but other than that, there appear to be no rules: it's barbaric! and they can get away with it because there's only one ref for the whole field so if you beat a guy and nobody sees it.. did it really happen? it's like the tree falls question james. and the coach told me with no pads or helmets they're "freer" to play. freer to get concussions, broken noses and teeth knocked out. ( darya ) as i've told you many times.. this is why i don't cook.. somebody could get hurt.. if not me.. than my cooking can kill you..remember the exploding eggplant? i had no idea the eggplant would blow up when i took it out of the
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oven.. and did you know.. that snacks can spontaneously combust??? not cheetos.. but this is the only exploding snack bag i could find a picture of: it was actually tortilla chips.. that blew up at a chip factory in texas.. the fire department in austin was pretty surprised too.. they tweeted out the pics. the factory was trying out a new way to handle the waste from the tortilla chips and suffice to say it didn't work the stuff spontaneously combusted twice in three days.. i had evisioned chip bags blowing up.. you know like when you go up to tahoe... and your dorito bag explodes??? who knew???tha's why when my kids say.. mom will you make us dinner? i say no kids, cooking is just too dangerous i can't risk it.
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( james ) if you're looking for a movie fit for the entire family... mama mia 2 is now in theaters. the film features stars like cher... meryl streep... and andy garcia. fans can expect to hear familar songs from the romantic comedy... and see some plot twists.mama mia film years ago in "here we go expected to 36 million dollars. ( james ) plus... they looked legit from the outside. but what police found áinside some south bay businesses led ( james ) and.. newly released photos of the car involved in a hit and run... that killed a pedicab driver. we'll have the latest in a
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darya folsom..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( james ) breaking news.... more bodies have been pulled from the water of a fatal duck boat accident in missouri. ( darya ) at least 13-people are dead after the boat capsized and sank. that includes two children. john lawrence has the latest. missouri dive teams spent the overnight hours searching table rock lake.they were looking for people aboard a duck boat when it capsized. trent behr/eyewitness"i was in the showboat and i didn't see them fall over but i knew....we all knew."the boat started off with 31-people on board.witnesses watched helplessly as the boat struggled on the troubled water.multiple fatalities have already been confirmed, some of whom were children.trent behr/eyewitness"it's just out of this world, i don't even
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know how to describe it, it's just i don't know." investigators are looking into what caused the accident, but they say debris from an earlier storm could be a factor.a severe thunderstorm warning was issued for the branson area around 6:30 p-m, local time.the boat capsized about 30-minutes later.the parent company of the ride the ducks branson company said other boats that were on the laketime were able return to the but for now....crews are helping those in need.brandei clifton/cox medical center branson"we called in all that we could. they're in good spirits. they know what to do with this sort of thing. they're doing their thing in there and they are being their who need us."parson issued a statement, prayers for involved in i'm john lorinc reporting. ( darya ) officials say winds reached 63-miles per hour thursday night. ( james ) this morning we are getting new information about the deadly accident that killed a san francisco pedicab driver. here are pictures police released... showing the car they're looking for. its a champagne colored four- door honda civic. whoever this driver is hit the kevin manning... and sped off. the accident happened about a
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month ago near sansome street on the embarcadero. four others... including children... were also riding in manning's pedicab when the accident happened. they were also injured from the crash. manning later passed away in a hospital. ( darya ) in the south bay... a badminton coach is accused of sexually assaulting his 17-year-old student. khankham malaythong is a coach at synergy badminton in menlo park. santa clara deputies arrested him last thursday... after finding him in an s-u-v with his student. the two were at joseph grant park after hours. malaythong was released from custody after posting bail. right now... he's at badminton tournament in las vegas. the 37-year old is a former olympian and 6-time national champion in doubles competition. ( darya ) new this morning... the sonoma county sheriff's office has arrested three people for the murder of a missing cloverdale man... whose body was
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discovered earlier this week. jose martinez went missing on june 29th. police say martinez was kidnapped on june 29th at a grocery store in cloverdale... driven to a remote area and murdered. the next day the accused killer took martinez's body to a marijuana garden in healdsburg and burried it. police only discovered the body on wednesday. investigators say martinez may have been invloved in marijuana dealings and was receiving threats before he was kidnapped. socorro sierra... felix carreon and climmie smith-hill were arrested for the murder. they are all facing charges of murder and kidnapping. they are being held without bail. ( james ) the ridershare driver accused of raping 4 woman in san francisco says he's ánot guilty. orlando lazo faced a judge yesterday. his attorney strongly denies the allegations against him. lazo is accused of preying on intoxicated women. prosecutors say lazo's d-n- a links him to all 4 rapes... and they believe there could be more victims out there.
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the judge denied bail... lazo will be back in court in august. ( james ) in the east bay... a 22-year-old is shot to death in el sobrante. now two people are behind bars. this happened wednesday night at a home on san pablo dam road. we first brought you this story yesterday morning as breaking news. authorities found a man suffering from a gunshot wound in the driveway. he died at the scene. deputies arrested 22-year-old anthony gaines and 57-year old judy barkas. the victim's identity has not been released. ( darya ) 45-thousand dollars worth of high-end baby clothes are stolen. now... a union city business owner is offering a reward. jeffrey cheng is the owner of "angel dear." he says thieves broke into his shipping container sunday night... and stole 48 boxes full of clothing. that container was parked right outside his warehouse. cheng's clothes are often sold at department
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stores and specialty boutiques. ( darya ) cheng's clothing has a lot of celebrity clients like ayesha curry, kim kardashian, and victoria beckham. he's worried the clothes might end up for sale on the street or flea markets... for a fraction of the price. ( darya ) police in palo alto arrest 4 women for two separate robberies at the stanford shopping center. the first robbery happeend earlier this month at the urban outfitters. police tracked their getaway car and earlier this week arrested tonisha harris. then on tuesday... a police officer at the shopping center caught two women stealing clothes from the victoria's secret. they were arrested... so was another woman who was waiting in a car in the parking lot. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... they
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looked legit from the outside. but what police found áinside some south bay businesses led to arrests. ( james ) plus... students will be paying less for tuition at the university of california for the upcoming year. but its not by much. ( james ) and after the break... things got heated at a town hall debate in oakland. we tell you how the city plans to tackle poli
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excessive heat will continue
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for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. (robin) 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
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( darya )coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... the rugby world cup sevens is kicking off in san francisco. what fans can expect for the big weekend... next in a live report. ♪
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70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from
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the toll to 101 today... the best of the best rugby teams will be
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at a-t-and-t park. ( james ) it's all for the rugby sevens world cup. kron 4's terisa estacio joins us live this morning... terisa... ( terisa )one world cup may be over, but another is just beginning. this year for the first time ever the rugby sevens world cup is taking place on u.s. soiland in one of the most iconic ballparks in major league baseball.over the next three days 40 teams will compete for one of the biggest prizes in the sport. the melrose cup and as you can see the stadium has been transformed here from the pitching grounds beneath me to the rugby goalposts and the try line. rugby sevens already has 30 million fans here stateside. but organizers are hoping that this week will be
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another giant step forward for the sport. it's not just the venue that's new this year. new rules have turned this event into a straightforward knockout tournament win every game and you win the world cup lose at any point and you're out. it's a daunting prospect for the players including new zealand's men and women's team who are both defending champions hoping to make history this week. the stage is set. the teams are ready. and this year, it's a whole new ballgame ( james ) thanks terisa.
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( darya ) the university of california is álowering tuition for the upcoming year. but not by much. the board of regents approved a 60 dollar drop in tuition. it's the university system's first tuition decrease in nearly 20 years. the u-c had planned to raise tuition for all students by more than 300 dollars.... but officials scrapped that proposal in april. ( james ) authorities in the south bay have taken down a well-organized illegal gambling operation. cropley p-c repair and rentals at the stip mall on cropley avenue in san jose were the first to be raided. police found people engaged in illegal gambling.. playing poker and other card games. there were also las vegas style gambling machines.. 50 of which were seized.. along with 75-thousand dollars in
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cash. storefronts are posing as legitimate businesses.. and that gambling is leading to other crimes.
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for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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(robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) in national news... the trump administration says it has reunited more than 360 children with their families... after separating them at the border. but
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about 2 thousand more are still waiting. the deadline to reunite kids ages 5 and older is next thursday. the administration and the a-c-l-u will be back in court today... for the fifth time in 2 weeks. ( james )up next... oakland tackles police bias during a heated town hall meeting.
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(james)(darya) welcome back to the kron four morning
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news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. no major hot no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza.
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( james ) milpitas police are looking for a man wanted for armed robbery. take a look... investigators say this man walked up to a car... and the robbed the person inside at gunpoint. the thief got away with a wallet and smartphone. as you can see in these pictures... the thief was wearing a black "san jose sharks" hoodie...glasses, black gloves and a grey bandana over his face. ( james ) in the north bay... the owner of a tree service is dead... after a tree he was cutting snapped and fell on him. it happened on west dry creek road in healdsburg. the
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victim has been identified as 48-year-old luis garcia. two of garcia's employees tried to give him c-p-r... but their efforts were unsuccessful. ( darya ) on the peninsula... c-h-p officers find a car that went off a cliff in san mateo county... but they can't find the driver. officers tweeted out this picture. the car was found off of highway 1... and just north of pescadero state beach. when officers found the car-- they couldn't find any passengers. investigators are still working to figure out who this car belongs to. ( darya ) in the east bay.. tensions running high at a town hall meeting in oakland. ( james ) city officials and residents came together to talk about the way police treat people of color. kron 4's hermela aregawi has the story. tensions flare at this oakland town hall..residents listened to several speakers talk about racial bias in policing.. oakland police chief, the
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mayor, and jennifer eberhardt.. the stanford professor that has working with opd to collect data on the issue.but about an hour in.. people got frustrated.. accusing city officials of handpicking the least controversial questions from a youth group that was a part of the panel... and talking around issues. joseph anderson/oaklandthe good negros participate in the sensitivity training and the talk about implicit bias. the blacks on the street like me who are catching hell talk about laws that hold the police accountable and publically known consequences. you did not hear tonight them talking about actual legislation to hold police publically accountable. actual legislation to hold the police publically accountable, actual legislation to strip away the police bill of rights that allow the police at least 72 hours to get together and collude on their stories without anyone talking to them. the oakland city council voted to end eberhardt's contract.. but the chief and mayor say.. the stanford professor's data is valuable and needed to make changes.dr. eberhart has us collecting data from officers about what
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was the intelligence that led to their stop, what was their basis for their decision to stop a particular person and or to search that person. by collecting that data, we are now going to have a wealth of information upon which we can make more policy changescity officials pointed to the citizen police commission established to regain trust with residents.. but that wasn't a concilation to a lot of people in the room. joseph anderson/oaklanddoes the police commission have teeth? most of them are toothless. most of them are used as another layer to obsorb the energy and time of the complaintant and just try to wear them down before they get too far. ( darya ) that was kron 4s hermela aregawi reporting. oakland mayor libby schaff says the city council will consider
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extending the contract with the stanford professor in the next city council meeting. ( james ) drivers in the south bay saw an unusual sight on the road -- a naked man on a bicycle. now... the c- h-p is looking for him. it happened on northbound 101 in san jose wednesday morning. the c-h-p says not only was the man naked on a bike on the freeway... but he was also heading north in the southbound lanes. < "a bicycle on the freeway is a major distraction and potential he a hazard. a bicycle is not gonna be able to move as quickly so i'll vehicle moving at freeway speed is gonna come coprock come across that very quickly and have to take a vase of action if the bicycle is in the lanes like it was in this incident and then you add into it the other aspect that the writer was naked at the time was it additional distraction so we are having multiple calls coming in ">( james ) c-h-p is asking anyone with information
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to give them a call. if caught... the naked rider could face charges of indecent exposure... lewd and lavicous acts as well as being a the freeway. ( darya )for your money this morning... wells fargo is now issuing refunds to customers who were charged for pet insurance, home warranties, and other types of insurance. the bank is paying people back for "add-on" products they didn't need... or understand. those refunds are on top of the hundreds of millions of dollars... wells fargo is paying out for deceiving its consumers. ( darya ) senator kamala harris has introduced legislation to provide rent relief for working families struggling to pay bills. the rent relief act would create a refundable tax credit. that credit would go to renters who spend more than 30- percent of their gross income on their rent and utilities. ( james )healthcare premiums are going up in california. the 1 million people in the state who have insurance through "covered california"
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will pay about 8-percent more. covered california is blaming the trump administration for the increase... saying the president's decision to eliminate the insurance mandate is behind the jump in costs. but the president and other top republicans say no one should be forced to have a health plan. ( james ) in the east bay... mosquitoes in contra costa county have tested positive for the west nile virus. the infected mosquitoes were caught in traps in discovery bay... and near brentwood. officials say they are seeing a typical summer pattern -- west nile activity ramps up as the weather heats up. they're now urging people to take precautions. that includes using repellents containing deet... and draining standing water. ( james )still ahead on the kron 4 morning news ... there seems to be an increase in animal cruelty. we speak with animal control and take a look at the disturbing trend in san francisco ( james )and... california
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much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. (robin) 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 ( darya ) ( darya ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... the discovery of an old wedding ring in the east bay is becoming an online mystery across the country.
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take a look at this... two tornadoes in the sky in des moines, iowa. the tornadoes swept through central iowa... injuring at least 17 people... flattening buildings in three cities... and forcing a hospital evacuation. these tornadoes caught even forecasters by surprise.
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the national weather service says model showed only a slight chance of strong thunderstorms. excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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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. 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 ( darya ) the discovery of an old
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wedding ring in the east bay is picking up momentum in the bay area and across the country. richard grassetti was on a beach in richmond point near santa fe avenue when he found this gold wedding ring. there is an inscription inside the ring that says 'from now to eternity lily may first 19-49.
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of the ring posted online have gone viral. richard is now hoping the exposure will help find the owners family. ( darya ) bay area baseball and it's time to play ball again. the bay bridge series heads to oakland tonight. the a's took 2 out of 3 from the giants at a-t-and-park last week. first pitch is tonight at 6:35. ( darya ) animal cruelty
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cases are on the rise in san francisco. right now... animal care and control is investigating four animal cases.( james ) so far... one arrest has been made. kron four's philippe djegal has the story. a four-year-old pit bull mix named juicy is recovering at the san francisco animal shelter. surveillance video captured her owner, christopher kliment, beating her at the powell street bart station on march 30th. kliment was arrested more than three months later on july third... when he stopped by the shelter and tried to take juicy home.virginia donohue/sfacc- "in the kliment case, it was not an education issue. that was clearly abuse and its, uh, an individual whose clearly troubled." san francisco animal care d control executive director virginia donohue (dunn- uh-heyou) says kliment arrived at the shelter with a knife, but didn't hurt anyone. the shelter has to await the results of his criminal case before juicy can be adopted. virginia donohue/sfacc- "our hope is he's found guilty and as part of this process he surrenders his dog and then we'll be able to re-home
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juicy." right now animal care and control is investigating four animal cruelty cases... which donohue says is a high number and out of the ordinary. virginia donohue/sfacc- "we also found uh, an extemely emaciated mastiff in the city at iowa and 25th at a dog park." progress park is located near interstate 280. professional dog walker richard batchelder says his friends found the mastiff named sweeitie boy monday morning in terrible shape. animal care and control says he's an adult who should weigh 150 pounds, but instead weighed 60.richard batchelder/dog walker- "in a word, just depressed. it was very disappointing, it was very saddening to see an animal treated like that and to be left here. it was just, um, disheartening."virginia donohue/sfacc- "he also had a heart murmur -- he was just too far gone, um, for us to help and, and, humane euthanasia was, was our only choice there. " donohue says she believes sweetie boy may have been left at the park late sunday night or early monday morning. she's hoping someone out there can help track down his owner.
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in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( james ) state attorney general xavier becerra is joining the federal government in a crackdown fraudulent veterans charitites. this video was released by the f-t-c to educate consumers on how to research charities. the f-t-c says many charitites with legitimate sounding names... take millions of dollars in donations and never pass them to veterans. if you would like to donate to a charity... the f-t-c recommends researching that charity online and paying by credit card... which can be canceled. ( darya ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... the mega millions jackpot is surging before tonight's drawing.
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and here's a live look outside... golden gate bridge...
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excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state
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today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. ( james ) happening tonight... the next mega millions drawing. the mega millions japot is now up to 422-million dollars. no ticket matched all six numbers drawn tuesday night. tonight's drawing is at 8. but your odds of winning are about one in 300 million. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... rugby is taking over san francisco this weekend... for the rugby sevens world cup.
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we take you to a-t-and-t staduim for a live report. ( james ) plus... they looked legit from the outside. but what police found áinside some south bay businesses led to arrests. ( james )and.. newly released photos of the car involved in a hit and run crash... that killed a pedicab driver.
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i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. 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. 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 ( darya ) breaking news.... more bodies have been pulled from the water of a fatal duck boating accident in missouri. 17-people -- including children -- are now dead after the boat capsized and sank. this is video from a witness. dive teams spent the overnight hours searching the water. investigators are
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looking into what caused the accident... but they say debris from an earlier storm could be a factor. 30-minutes after a severe thunderstorm warning was issued for the area... the boat capsized. ( darya ) this morning we are getting new information about the deadly accident that killed a san francisco pedicab driver. here are pictures police released... showing the car they're looking for. its a champagne colored four- door honda civic. whoever this driver is hit the kevin manning... and sped off. the accident happened about a month ago near sansome street on the embarcadero. four others... including children... were also riding
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in manning's pedicab when the accident happened. they were also injured from the crash. manning later passed away in a hospital. ( james ) in the south bay... a badminton coach is accused of sexually assaulting his 17-year-old student. khankham malaythong is a coach at synergy badminton in menlo park. santa clara deputies arrested him last thursday... after finding him in an s-u-v with his student. the two were at joseph grant park after hours. malaythong was released from custody after posting bail. right now... he's at badminton tournament in las vegas. the 37-year old is a former olympian and 6-time national champion in doubles competition. ( james ) new this morning... the sonoma county sheriff's office has arrested three people for the murder of a missing cloverdale man... whose body was discovered earlier this week. jose martinez went missing on june 29th. police say martinez was kidnapped on june 29th at a grocery store in cloverdale... driven to a remote area and murdered. the next day the accused
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killer took martinez's body to a marijuana garden in healdsburg and burried it. police only discovered the body on wednesday. investigators say martinez may have been invloved in marijuana dealings and was receiving threats before he was kidnapped. socorro sierra... felix carreon and climmie smith-hill were arrested for the murder. they are all facing charges of murder and kidnapping. they are being held without bail. ( darya ) the ridershare driver accused of raping 4 woman in san francisco says he's ánot guilty. orlando lazo faced a judge yesterday. his attorney strongly denies the allegations against him. lazo is accused of preying on intoxicated women. prosecutors say lazo's d-n- a links him to all 4 rapes... and they believe there could be more victims out there. the judge denied bail... lazo will be back in court in august. ( darya ) police in palo
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alto arrest 4 women for two separate robberies at the stanford shopping center. the first robbery happeend earlier this month at the urban outfitters. police tracked their getaway car and earlier this week arrested tonisha harris. then on tuesday... a police officer at the shopping center caught two women stealing clothes from the victoria's secret. they were arrested... so was another woman who was waiting in a car in the parking lot. ( james ) a man is behind bar this morning for trying to rob a san francisco bank. it happened yesterday afternoon near the embarcadero bart station. police say the man walked into the bank... handed the teller a note.... and then ran off. we don't know if he got away with any money. but police were able to track the man down less than 10 minutes later. they arrested him near the millennium towers. happening tonight... the next mega millions drawing. ( darya ) the jackpot is now up to 422-million
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dollars. kron 4's lydia pantazas is live in burlingame with the latest. happening tonight... the next mega millions drawing. the mega millions jackpot is now up to 422-million dollars. no ticket matched all six numbers drawn tuesday night. tonight's drawing is at 8. but your odds of winning are about one in 300 million. thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning.
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( darya ) happening today... the best of the
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best rugby teams will be at a-t-and-t park. ( james ) it's all for the rugby sevens world cup. kron 4's terisa estacio joins us live this morning... terisa... ( terisa )one world cup may be over, but another is just beginning. this year for the first time ever the rugby sevens world cup is taking place on u.s. soiland in one of the most iconic ballparks in major league baseball.over the next three days 40 teams will compete for one of the biggest prizes in the sport. the melrose cup and as you can see the stadium has been transformed here from the pitching grounds beneath me to the rugby goalposts and the try line. rugby sevens already has 30 million fans here stateside. but organizers are hoping that this week will be another giant step forward for the sport. it's not just the venue that's new this year. new rules have turned this
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event into a straightforward knockout tournament win every game and you win the world cup lose at any point and you're out. it's a daunting prospect for the players including new zealand's men and women's team who are both defending champions hoping to make history this week. the stage is set. the teams are ready. and this year, it's a whole new ballgame ( darya ) thanks terisa.
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( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... from the outside... the businesses look legitimate. but it's what police found inside that triggered arrrests. ( james ) plus... oakland tackles police bias during a heated town hall meeting. ( james ) and after the break... we have new numbers on the growing ferguson fire. but firefighters are hoping the weather will help them gain control.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too
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much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. ( james ) the ferguson fire in yosemite has now burned more than 22-thousand acres... those are new numbers just into the newsroom... and containment is just 7-percent. more than 2-thousand firefighters are on the lines... working 16 hour shifts... in triple digit heat. they're also dealing with rugged hillsides. flames are threatening more than 100 buildings... and one of the main routes into yosemite has been shut down. the park remains open... but thick
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smoke is affecting the air quality there. ( darya ) coming up next on the kron 4 morning news... president trump has extended an invite to russain president valdamir putin to visit the u-s. but there could be more back-lash. we have a live report from washington, d-c.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most
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not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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( james ) there's been a huge backlash since the trump- putin summit in helsinnki... and the white house spent days doing nothing but clean up.( darya ) but now - the white house says the two leaders plan to meet again. washington correspondent alexandra limon joins us live from washington with the latest announcement. ( alex )it is astonishing consdiering every single day since the president met with putinwe've heard a lot criticism from both republican and democratic lawmakers. everyday since that meeting - the white house has made corrections or clarifications
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to the president's comments in which he appeared to side with russia over his own intelligence agencies. in helsinki presiden trump said he had no reason to believe russia would meddle in the electionshe also said vladimir putting was 'very strong' in his denial and that he believed -- quote: both sides. the xt day the presdient said he misspoke and meant to say no reason to believe russia wouldn't meddle.but then in the next breath -- when asked if he believed russia was still meddlingthe president said 'no'!a few hours later the press sercretary said in a briefin...he meant 'no' he's not answering any more questions. not no russia isn't meddling.in that same briefing the press secretary said president trump was considering handing over americans including the former ambassador to russia... so the kremlin could question them. you can imagine the uproar in washington over that prospect.
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still president trump continues to say the summit with putin was a huge success. yesterday the pres secretary tweetedthat president has invited vladimir putin to washington.and it turns out the director of national intelligence. had no idea.
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those deals are. ( alex ) thanks alexandra ( james ) authorities in the south bay have taken down a well-organized illegal gambling operation.
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cropley p-c repair and rentals at the stip mall on cropley avenue in san jose were the first to be raided. police found people engaged in illegal gambling.. playing poker and other card games. there were also las vegas style gambling machines.. 50 of which were seized.. along with 75-thousand dollars in cash. storefronts are posing as legitimate businesses.. and that gambling is leading to other crimes.
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mosquitoes in the bay area have tested the west nile virus.pinpoint where you need to be extra careful. ( james ) and after the break... the search is on for thieves who stole baby clothing from a high end store in the east bay.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground. (robin) 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. 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 ( darya ) 45-thousand dollars worth of high-end baby clothes are stolen. now... a union city business owner is offering a reward. jeffrey cheng is the owner of "angel dear." he says thieves broke into his shipping
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container sunday night... and stole 48 boxes full of clothing. that container was parked right outside his warehouse. cheng's clothes are often sold at department stores and specialty boutiques. ( darya ) cheng's clothing has a lot of celebrity clients like ayesha curry, kim kardashian, and victoria beckham. he's worried the clothes might end up for sale on the street or flea markets... for a fraction of the price. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... millions of people are struggling to pay the rent... now senator kamala harris has a plan to help.
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(ácommercialá) (áábreakáá) (darya)(james) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( darya ) animal cruelty cases are on the rise in san francisco. right now... animal care and control is investigating four animal cases.( james ) so far... one arrest has been made. kron four's philippe djegal has the story.
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a four-year-old pit bull mix named juicy is recovering at the san francisco animal shelter. surveillance video captured her owner, christopher kliment, beating her at the powell street bart station on march 30th. kliment was arrested more than three months later on july third... when he stopped by the shelter and tried to take juicy home.virginia donohue/sfacc- "in the kliment case, it was not an education issue. that was clearly abuse and its, uh, an individual whose clearly troubled." san francisco animal care and control executive director virginia donohue (dunn- uh-heyou) says kliment arrived at the shelter with a knife, but didn't hurt anyone. the shelter has to await the results of his criminal case before juicy can be adopted. virginia donohue/sfacc- "our hope is he's found guilty and as part of this process he surrenders his dog and then we'll be able to re-home juicy." right now animal care and control is investigating four animal cruelty cases... which donohue says is a high number and out of the ordinary. virginia donohue/sfacc- "we also found uh, an extemely emaciated mastiff in the city at iowa and 25th at a dog
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park." progress park is located near interstate 280. professional dog walker richard batchelder says his friends found the mastiff named sweeitie boy monday morning in terrible shape. animal care and control says he's an adult who should weigh 150 pounds, but instead weighed 60.richard batchelder/dog walker- "in a word, just depressed. it was very disappointing, it was very saddening to see an animal treated like that and to be left here. it was just, um, disheartening."virginia donohue/sfacc- "he also had a heart murmur -- he was just too far gone, um, for us to help and, and, humane euthanasia was, was our only choice there. " donohue says she believes sweetie boy may have been left at the park late sunday night or early monday morning. she's hoping someone out there can help track down his owner. in san francisco, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( james ) milpitas police are looking for a man wanted for armed robbery. take a look... investigators say
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this man walked up to a car... and the robbed the person inside at gunpoint. the thief got away with a wallet and smartphone. as you can see in these pictures... the thief was wearing a black "san jose sharks" hoodie...glasses, black gloves and a grey bandana over his face. ( james ) in the north bay... the owner of a tree service is dead... after a tree he was cutting snapped and fell on him. it happened on west dry creek road in healdsburg. the victim has been identified as 48-year-old luis garcia. two of garcia's employees tried to give him c-p-r... but their efforts were unsuccessful. ( darya ) on the peninsula... c-h-p officers find a car that went off a cliff in san mateo county... but they can't find the driver. officers tweeted out this picture. the car was found off of highway 1... and just north of pescadero state beach. when officers found the car-- they couldn't find any
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passengers. investigators are still working to this car ( darya ) in the east bay... how police treat people of color is a big issue in oakland. during a town hall... city officials and the community came together to talk about bias in policiing. oakland police and mayor libby schaaf have been working with a stanford professor -- to collect data on the issue. they took questions from a youth group on their findings. but people in the audience accused city officials of handpicking the least controversial questions... and talking around the issue. ( darya ) the oakland city council voted to end it's contract with the professor who led this research on bias policing.
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but mayor schaaf called the findings valuable and needed to make changes. ( james ) senator kamala harris has introduced legislation to provide rent relief for working families struggling to pay bills. the rent relief act would create a refundable tax credit. that credit would go to renters who spend more than 30- percent of their gross income on their rent and utilities. ( james ) healthcare premiums are going up in california. the 1 million people in the state who have insurance through "covered california" will pay about 8-percent more. covered california is blaming the trump administration for the increase... saying the president's decision to eliminate the insurance mandate is behind the jump in costs. but the president and other top republicans say no one should be forced to have a health plan. ( james ) in the east bay... mosquitoes in contra costa county have tested positive for the west nile virus. the infected mosquitoes were caught in
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traps in discovery bay... and near brentwood. officials say they are seeing a typical summer pattern -- west nile activity ramps up as the weather heats up. they're now urging people to take precautions. that includes using repellents containing deet... and draining standing water. ( darya ) coming up on the kron 4 morning buzz... boogie is officially a warrior and tiger is trying to win his first major since 2008.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min
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from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast the state today inland parts of will continue for excessive heat excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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( james ) former nasa engineer mark rober has made the world's largest super soaker. the seven-foot behemoth can fire water at 243 m-p-h... eight times more powerful than a fire truck hose. it can hold two gallons of water and even uses nitrogen gas instead of air to get its power. the jumbo super soaker can even cut through things like glass... food.. and soda cans. rober now holds the guiness world recod for the super soaker. he also holds one for the biggest nerf gun. during his time at nasa he worked on the curiosity rover.
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and here's a live look outside... at the embarcadero. we will be right back with a look at weather and traffic. every fire department every police department is part of a bigger picture. that bigger picture is statewide mutual aid. california years ago realized the need to work together. teamwork is important to protect the community, but we have to do it the right way. we have a working knowledge and we can reduce the impacts of a small disaster, but we need the help of experts. pg&e is an integral part of our emergency response team. they are the industry expert with utilities.
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whether it is a gas leak or a wire down, just having someone there that deals with this every day is pretty comforting. we each bring something to the table that is unique and that is a specialty. with all of us working together we can keep all these emergencies small. and the fact that we can bring it together and effectively work together is pretty special. they bring their knowledge, their tools and equipment and the proficiency to get the job done. and the whole time i have been in the fire service, pg&e's been there, too. whatever we need whenever we need it. i do count on pg&e to keep our firefighters safe. that's why we ask for their help. spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min
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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 excessive heat will continue for inland parts of the state today while the coast remains right on par with average thanks to cool marine air pushing onshore. along the
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water highs won't move too much, staying in the 60's and 70's. tonight into tomorrow isolated monsoonal thunderstorms will pop up across the region with most not resulting in any rain hitting the ground.
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the newest golden state player says he doesn't care if some people say the warriors are ruining basketball.. he can't wait to play for em.. in fact boogie cousins says he wanted to hit the court yesterday.. but he had to settle for a press conference cuz he's still nursing an achilles injury. he has described signing with the warriors as his nuclear bomb. it shocked
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those who thought nobody wanted him and it shocked those who thought it's not fair that we get another all star. whatever! the team tweeted: badabing badaboom cousins is official. he stole the number 0 from matrick mccaw.. actually he joked mccaw was a tough negotiator.. he also joked about his favorite new teammate: demarcus cousins: my favorite by far is klay (laughs). i mean, our short time together in the summers, for him to be as dull as he is, it's never a dull moment (laughs). so i really enjoy my time with klay, they're all great guys.> ( darya ) if you want more insight into what unfolded in the lead-up to boogie signing his polarizing new deal, you can watch the new showtime documentary.. no release date
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yet though.. and i can't run the audio cuz there's too much, umm.. colorful language. we just found out, carmelo anthony is being traded from the thunder to the hawks.. but word is he's already telling friends he's going to join rockets! he gets a 27 mill deal from the hawks and then becomes a free agent. gosh stay for a while. or at least wait til the ink is dry before you say where you're going next he's not in the lead.. but tiger woods is the one everybody's following at the open championship. poor zack johnson,.. he's in the lead. but tiger finsished about an hour ago. he is even par through 2 rounds. even if he hasn't won a major on his comeback yet... for fans, he's still by far the biggest star on the course iger's porn star scandal feels like it was a million years ago.. (it was about ten actually).. i just thought about it because of 49ers quarterback jimmy garapollo... about now you're
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thinking.. oh no what happened.. well it was just a date.. but she's turning heads because she's an adult film star.. plus she looks kinda like kim kardashian.. jimmy-g-q was spotted sipping champagne at a beverley hills restaurant with kiara mia.. he's single but..,. way to fly under the radar jimmy!.. funs almost over: 49ers training camp starts next week.they're playing something much rougher than football over at att park.. obviously not baseball, that's pretty civilized: rugby.. the best teams in the world are in san francisco right now to compete in the rugby world cup 7's. like the soccer world cup.. this is a huge deal for other parts of the world, but not us.. because most americans
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don't get it. the fiji coach taught me a few things when he came in the kron 4 a couple days ago.. so i can tell you this: it starts with a scrum.. the ball is in there somewhere and they'll all trying to kick it.. they can only pass backwards.. but other than that, there appear to be no rules: it's barbaric! and they can get away with it because there's only one ref for the whole field so if you beat a guy and nobody sees it.. did it really happen? it's like the tree falls question james. and the coach told me with no pads or helmets they're "freer" to play. freer to get concussions, broken noses and teeth knocked out. as i've told you many times.. this is why i don't cook.. somebody could get hurt.. if not me.. than my cooking can kill you.. remember the exploding eggplant? i had no
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idea the eggplant would blow up when i took it out of the oven.. and did you know.. that snacks can spontaneously combust??? not cheetos.. but this is the only exploding snack bag i could find a picture of: it was actually tortilla chips.. that blew up at a chip factory in texas.. the fire department in austin was pretty surprised too.. they tweeted out the pics. the factory was trying out a new way to handle the waste from the tortilla chips and suffice to say it didn't work the stuff spontaneously combusted twice in three days.. i had evisioned chip bags blowing up.. you know like when you go
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up to tahoe... and your dorito bag explodes??? who knew???tha's why when my kids say.. mom will you make us dinner? i say no kids, cooking is just too dangerous i can't risk it.
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( james ) if you're looking for a movie fit for the entire family... mama mia 2 is now in theaters. the film features stars like cher... meryl streep... and andy garcia. fans can expect to hear familar songs from the romantic comedy... and see some unexpected plot twists.mama mia film debuted 10 years ago in 2008 "here we go expected to earn around 36 million dollars. seven day (darya)that's it for us this morning... our next newscast is at 5 o clock
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