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look at the embarcadero. here in the kron 4 studios, it's saturday july 21st, 2018 ...good morning ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather.
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( marty )we have new information on that duck boat tragedy in missouri. nine members of one family lost their lives when the duck boat capsized in rough waters at a lake near branson, missouri. in all, 17 people were killed in the accident. all of the victims have been identified and survivors are describing the horrific events. reporter camila bernal has the very latest from branson. tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i lost control. i didn't have anybody with me, i couldn't see anybody and i know it wasn't but it felt like i struggled for at least an hour.we are learning more about the final moments of the "ride the ducks" amphibious tour boat
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that sank thursday near branson, missouri, killing 17 of the 31 people on board, include nine members of the coleman family from indiana, ranging from ages from one to 76-years old.tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: definitely life changing.tia coleman says there were life jackets on board but the passengers were never told to put them on.tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i thought that at some point, he would say grab the jackets now but we were told to stay seated and everybody stayed seated. when that boat is found, all those life jackets are going to be on there because no body pulled one off. local authorities and investigators say they didn''t yet know if anyone was wearing a life jacket. the n-t-s-b is on the ground and looking into
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the incident, which happened around 7 p.m. local time thursday when a massive storm hit the area, spawning 60 mile per hour wind gusts and strong waves.earl weener / ntsb board member: we're working to ( marty )duck boat tours in san francisco stopped three years ago. when the company ceased operations. but there are a handful of ferry companies that carry about ten-thousand people a day, mainly commuters. the companies say rider safety is a key priority. the ferry boats vary in size, but all carry rafts to accomodate more than the total passenger load, as are life jackets which are stored under seats and in cabinets on board. ( marty ) ferry authorities say the boats are designed to handle all kinds of weather on the bay. but there are times in the winter when wind and the tide forces the ferries to the dock.
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( marty )we now have an update on a pennisula badminton coach arrested for sexual assaut. the academy where he worked has released a statement responding to his arrest. we first brought you this story thursday... and according to the santa clara sherriff's office, the coach... khan-kham malay- thong.... was found in a park with one of his underage students.. .sitting in his brand new maserati s-u-v. he was arrested and charged with sexual assault. the synergy badminton academy in menlo park responded yesterday saying " malay-thong, is no longer employed with the organization." the statement also said that "synergy will not tolerate behavior that jeopardizes the well-being of people enrolled in badminton training at the academy." in the east bay... the west oakland community is coming together this morning to help clean up the neighborhood. oakland mayor libby schaff will be pitching in as well . kron 4s ali ried is there... and has the details.
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this park has been through a lot over the years. and today, the mayor along with other volunteers will be doing a summer cleanup, to get it spic and span.this piece of land was once run down, and contaminated with high concentrations of lead in the soil in early 2000's.the city had to do a deep cleaning .... until the soil was deemed safe. it was revitalized and turned into willow park.over time it fell into disrepair and became unusable.after a million dollar redevelopment project, it reopened in 2007.with a
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basketball court, picnic area, plaza, jogging path, and a seating area showcasing art from neighborhood children.the mayor wants to make sure they're keeping the park up to standard, so they're putting in some team effort today. summer cleanup is expected to start at 8:30.of course we'll be here all morning to bring you the latest.reporting live from oakland .... ar ... kron 4 news. ( marty )coming up on the kron 4 weekend news... a popular back-road route to the golden gate bridge... may no longer be an option. we show you
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a some alternate routes you can take instead... if you're heading that way this weekend. ( marty )plus... a website domain mix-up. we'll explain why one bay area business is receiving scary requests from potential customers. ( marty )and ... a salmonella outbreak affecting dozens of people across the country. we have the details about what you need to watch out for. check out bass pro shops and cabela's
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( james ) for your health this morning... an outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.. including califorinia. 40 people have been hospitalized but áno deaths have been reported. authorities haven't been able to find the direct source. the meat was purchased from many different locations and in different forms, including ground turkey, turkey pieces, and whole turkeys. the cdc says samples of raw turkey products and live turkeys tested positive for the salmonella strain... which could mean it's "widespread in the turkey industry." ( marty ) another drug
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company is promising to cut prices on some medications. merck says it will lower the price of zepatier, a drug for hepatitis-c, by 60 percent. it's also dropping the price of six other drugs, including those for high blood pressure and depression. the move comes after drug-giants novartis and pfizer said they are limiting drug-price increases in the u-s. merck also says it will not raise the average price of the drugs beyond the annual rate of inflation in the u-s. ( marty )if you need a vacation.. you better start packing. researchers say taking time off can actually improve your health. according to the study, men who didn't take vacations were 30-percent more likely to have a heart attack. and for women who don't take a break, the chance of a heart attack went up to 50 percent. ( dave )morning fog and clouds, clearing. mild for the bay but warm inland. your forecast is next !
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seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region.
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community is fighting to save
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two heritage trees that are more than a 100 years old. they say the trees add value to the neighborhood and are worth the cost of maintenance. kron 4's hermela aregawi has the story from san bruno. pkga community coming together to fight for a cause they believe in..they want these two trees left right where they are.they say.. the city is rushing to cut them down for no reason other than.. they're inconvenient for plans to build a park here.sandra perez-vargas/resident i feel that this could be handled better. we attended a meeting last year when they were talking about bringing the park here. and then there was no mention about the trees, absolutely no mention. and they designed a playground right underneath the tree.
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that is what the issue is at this point. the officials are saying it's going to get tree droppings where the children are. we are saying is what city park doesn't have trees with droppings.they are both classified as heritage trees and do have some protections under the law that help preserve such old trees. but according to the city, there are exceptions.. such as when they get in the way of public services or facilities. but residents say.. what is a park without these trees.stephen seymour/resident we'd like for the trees to stay. we have neighbors here who said they're willing to care for the trees and that the trees mean a lot to them. so we
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started sending ( marty ) the golden gate park golf course is re- opened... after the clubhouse was destroyed in a fire earlier this month. it was built in 19-51. the charred remains were removed just over a week ago. a temporary unit has been installed in it's place. and it's open for business, although food service is limited. the fire happened in the middle of the night, back on july 2nd at the west end of the park. the san francisco fire department continues to investigate the cause of the two-alarm fire. ( marty )some friday night commuters ran into a surprise while trying to get onto the noorthbound lanes of the golden gate bridge in the presidio. kron 4's gabe slate reports a popular back way to get on the bridge is now permanently closed to vehicles... making way for a bike and walking trail. crissy field avenue in the presidio, in san
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francisco, is now permanently closed to vehicle traffic. it's now a bicycle and walking path. crissy field avenue is little half mile stretch that picks up off mason street which runs along crissy field it's at the foot the bridge a lot of locals use it as a back way up to the golden gate bridge to get on 101 north toward marin. sot - driver upset. iit's a nice road i ran into quite a few upset drivers here who were caught off guard sot - driver upset it sucks crews with the presidio trust, the entity behind this project, were here adding more
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sinage for motorists that's good. because it was a mess a lot of confusion here drivers not knowing where to go? ( marty )still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... the giants and a's are back in action. they bay bridge series picks up in oakland. kim smith has the details next in sports. battery in your smart lock? maybe not. maybe you could trust you won't have to actually talk to your neighbor. are you watching the game tonight? or... ...you could just trust duracell. ♪
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the bay bridge series continues on the other side of the all star break... the a's have been red hot this last month one of best teams in baseball... needing to keep
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that momentum going...eric byrnes an a's fan favorite at the game today... known for the cycle he hit in this series in 2003...racing the mascots, diving for the finish there...ryder jones called up for brandon belt.. launches this one deep to right field, off the pole.. take another look at that... edwin jackson can't believe it.. first homer this season...giants up 2-1dereck rodriguez... 2-8-9 era coming into this game... solid night strikes out a pair in the bottom of the 5th... allows 3 hits 1 run 5 strikeouts over 6 and a third...---top 7 giants
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(dave)dry conditions and seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across
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inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region. ( marty )the name of a website is a play on words that has customers contacting a computer security ( marty )the name of a website
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is a play on words that has customers contacting a computer security company because they want to hire a hitman. the owner of the company says some are taking the website too literally. kron4's haaziq madyun sorts it all out. sotbob innis is reading a disturbing email that he just received at his website rent-a-hitman.com. the problem is innis is not actually a hitman. he is currently a computer data recovery specialist from novato. back in 2005 he and his college buddies started a
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computer network intrusion detection business. they named it...rent a hit mansothe parted ways with is buddies. the rent-a-hitman.com website was dormant for three years. in 2008 he decided to check the email in box and found hundreds of messages from people who were not interested in his netweork intrusion skillsnat/sot haaziqin this field where they give a description it gets a little dicey?sot
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hitman: "this is where it gets a little dicey. briefly describe the services you would like performed. in some of the cases there has been anything from guns, knives, bombs, take them out anyway you can">when he realized people from all over the world were looking to hire him or join the hitman business he did two things. he put a disclaimer on the site making it clear that hit man is a play on words sot the second thing he did was reach out to law ( marty )police say a healdsburg man was car jacked after arranging an online sexual encounter. the 32 year old man had a woman meet him at her business on stony point and sebastopol roads in
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santa rosa on wednesday. the two agreed to go to a hotel when another man got in the car, punched the victim, and pointed a gun at him. the victim got out of the car and ran, the man and woman drove away in the honda accord. police recovered the car in san pablo...and are still looking for the suspects...both white...both in their mid-30's. the victim is suffering from a head injury, but otherwise okay. ( marty )in national news... president trump's former longtime lawyer and "fixer," michael cohen, recorded multiple conversations with mister trump. that includes a discussion of a payoff to a former playboy model ...to keep her quiet about an alleged affair....that's according to the presient's current attorney. athena jones has the story. it's the tale of the tapes.(nats)stunning revelation that michael cohen -- president trump's former personal attorney -- secretly
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recorded conversations between them -- and not just once.a source familiar trump telling cnn when informed of one of the tapes trump said, quote "i can't believe michael would do this to me."trump's current attorney rudy giuliani tells cnn that one of the conversations -- which took place two months before the 2016 presidential election in the then-candidate's trump tower office -- was about payments to former playboy model karen mcdougal, who says she had an affair with trump in 2006 -- an affair trump denies.karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "we were together 10 months before i chose to end it. so, we saw each other quite frequently." anderson cooper/ cnn: "so, dozens of times you were together."karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "many dozens of times, yes.
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(and you were intimate?) yes." giuliani told the new york times that in the tape, trump advises cohen to pay mcdougal by check -- if he does pay her -- so that there is a record. giuliani said the payment was ultimately never made and the tape shows trump did nothing wrong.in the end, mcdougal reached a separate 150- thousand dollar deal for her story with american media inc - the parent company of the national enquirer before the election.a-m-i -- whose chief david pecker is a close friend of trump's -- never ran the story.mcdougal has accused cohen of secretly taking part in the ami deal.trump's campaign denied any knowledge of the ami deal in a november 2016 wall street journal report on the agreement.(nats) the fbi seized the mcdougal tape -- and others -- during an april raid of cohen's office -- part of the southern
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district of new york's criminal investigation into his business dealings -- including the 130-thousand dollar payment he made to porn star stormy daniels -- days before the 2016 election -- to keep her quiet about an alleged 2006 sexual encounter ( marty )that was athena jones reporting. multiple parties are interested in what could be on those tapes. one of them is michael avenatti, the lawyer for stormy daniels... who is suing both cohen and the president. coming up next... for the first time ever... the rugby seven's world cup is in the u-s. we'll see how fans flocked to a-t and t park to root for their teams.
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( marty )happening now... the rugby seven's world cup is underway. all of the action of this international event is taking place at at&t park. and it's the first time the competiton taking place in u- s. kron4's ella sogomonian
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was there and met with fans. (nats:crowd cheering)fans filled up at&t park friday night for day 1 of the rugby world cup sevens.24 men's and 16 women's teams are competing from 28 countries.they play seven minute halves with seven people on each side of the field so it moves very quickly. sot: stephanie mart, rugby world cup sevens organizer// "so it's quick, fast , furious lots of running, lot's of scoring, but very short matches. and so, fans are getting to come in see their favorite team, cheer for other countries. it's been an exciting atmosphere with a lot of fan excitement throughout the day."it's a knock out pool and if you lose you go into a challenge bowl if you win you get to compete in the world cup.this is the first time the international event is hosted in the united states.rugby fans from all over the globe flew here to watch. sot: omollo obongo, fan from kenya// "so the rugby event has bee nso ecstatic. the games have been unbelievably awesome. of
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course, san francisco is very good in terms of tourism, i mean i'm looking forward to going into all the touristic sites."and for locals they say it was a chance to meet the travelers that came from far and wide to be here.sot: stephanie fackrell, local fan// "it exposes other people that are flying from other countries to san franciso and it also allows people from san francisco to meet people from other countries and i think it's amazing."the women's finals are on saturday and the men's finals are held on sunday.three day passes have sold out but single day tickets are still available. tag and if you can't make it to at&t park, you can check out how your favorite teams are doing on the r-w-c sevens app . live in the newsroom ella sogomonian kron 4 news. still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... did your know your sense of smell could be linked to alzheimers? our health expert... karen owoc... and explains the signs you should be looking for.
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(dave)today looks to be pretty similar to saturday, then a modest warming trend appears in store for the first part of next week as high pressure aloft strengthens over california. monsoonal moisture looks to return later in the week. model solutions vary widely in the details, but opens the door to some possibility of high-based showers or thunderstorms for our area beginning around wednesday evening.
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"business. all business." "succeeding, going to college and making something of myself.">myself.">( marty ) quite an ambitious young man. brandy says they'll put at least half the money he's earned, plus thousands in donations from a gofundme account... away for his college education. ( marty )just about everyone is dancing for the in my feelings challenge that's sweeping the nation. that includes little riley curry. we can't play the audio ... because of copyright issues... but her cuteness is undeniable. ayesha curry posted this video to her instagram account in honor of riley's birthday. the song is by drake. and it's called in my feelings. the curry's video has gotten over 3 million views. ( marty )and someone may be dancing this morning because he or she is a millionaire this morning. here's the winning numbers for last night's 433-million dollar mega millions jackpot. get your tickets ready. the numbers are one ...fourteen.. thirty... forty
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look at the embarcadero. here in the kron 4 studios, it's saturday july 21st, 2018 ...good morning ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather. ( marty ) ( marty ) we have new information on
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that duck boat tragedy in missouri. nine members of one family lost their lives when the duck boat capsized in rough waters at a lake near branson, missouri. in all, 17 people were killed in the accident. all of the victims have been identified and survivors are describing the horrific events. reporter camila bernal has the very latest from branson. tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i lost control. i didn't have anybody with me, i couldn't see anybody and i know it wasn't but it felt like i struggled for at least an hour.we are learning more about the final moments of the "ride the ducks" amphibious tour boat that sank thursday near branson, missouri, killing 17 of the 31 people on board, include nine members of the coleman family from indiana, ranging from ages from one to 76-years old.tia coleman /
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duck boat accident victim: definitely life changing.tia coleman says there were life jackets on board but the passengers were never told to put them on.tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i thought that at some point, he would say grab the jackets now but we were told to stay seated and everybody stayed seated. when that boat is found, all those life jackets are going to be on there because no body pulled one off. local authorities and investigators say they didn''t yet know if anyone was wearing a life jacket. the n-t-s-b is on the ground and looking into the incident, which happened around 7 p.m. local time thursday when a massive storm hit the area, spawning 60 mile per hour wind gusts and strong waves.earl weener / ntsb board member: we're working to interview the survivors and the witnesses to gather
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physical evidence, particularly perishable evidence. we'll be taking some evidence back with us to washington d.c. for further examination. ( marty )duck boat tours in san francisco stopped three years ago. when the company ceased operations. but there are a handful of ferry companies that carry about ten-thousand people a day, mainly commuters. the companies say rider safety is a key priority. the ferry boats vary in size, but all carry rafts to accomodate more than the total passenger load, as are life jackets which are stored under seats and in cabinets on board. ( marty ) ferry authorities say the boats are designed to handle all kinds of weather on the bay. but there are times in the winter when wind and the tide forces the ferries to the dock. ( marty )we now have an update on a pennisula badminton coach arrested for sexual assaut. the academy where he worked has released a statement
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responding to his arrest. we first brought you this story thursday... and according to the santa clara sherriff's office, the coach... khan-kham malay- thong.... was found in a park with one of his underage students.. .sitting in his brand new maserati s-u-v. he was arrested and charged with sexual assault. the synergy badminton academy in menlo park responded yesterday sayi " malay-thong, is no longer employed with the organization." in the east bay... the west oakland community is coming together this morning to help clean up the neighborhood. oakland mayor libby schaff will be pitching in as well . kron 4s ali ried is there... and has the details. this park has been through a lot over the years. and today, the thanks ali. ( marty )coming up on the kron 4 weekend news... a popular back-road route to the golden gate bridge... may no longer
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be an option. we show you a some alternate routes you can take instead... if you're heading that way this weekend. ( marty )plus... a website domain mix-up. we'll explain why one bay area business is receiving scary requests from potential customers. ( marty )and ... a salmonella outbreak affecting dozens of people across the country. we have the details about what you need to watch out for.
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this morning... an outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.. including califorinia. 40 people have been hospitalized but áno deaths have been reported. authorities haven't been able to find the direct source. the meat was purchased from many different locations and in different forms, including ground turkey, turkey pieces, and whole turkeys. the cdc says samples of raw turkey products and live turkeys tested positive for the salmonella strain... which could mean it's "widespread in the turkey industry." ( marty ) another drug company is promising to cut
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prices on some medications. merck says it will lower the price of zepatier, a drug for hepatitis-c, by 60 percent. it's also dropping the price of six other drugs, including those for high blood pressure and depression. the move comes after drugiants novartis and pfizer sd they are limiting drug-price increases in the u-s. merck also says it will not raise the average price of the drugs beyond the annual rate of inflation in the u-s. ( marty )if you need a vacation.. you better start packing. researchers say taking time off can actually improve your health. according to the study, men who didn't take vacations were 30-percent more likely to have a heart attack. and for women who don't take a break, the chance of a heart attack went up to 50 percent. ( dave )morning fog and clouds, clearing. mild for the bay but warm inland. your forecast is next !
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (dave)dry conditions and seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across
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inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region. in the east bay... the west oakland community is coming together this morning to help clean up the neighborhood. oakland mayor libby schaff will be pitching in as well . kron 4s ali ried is there... and has the details.
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this park has been through a lot over the years. and today, the mayor along with other volunteers will be doing a summer cleanup, to get it spic and span.this piece of land was once run down, and contaminated with high concentrations of lead in the soil in early 2000's.the city had to do a deep cleaning .... until the soil was deemed safe. it was revitalized and turned into willow park.over time it fell into disrepair and became unusable.after a million dollar redevelopment project, it reopened in 2007.with a basketball court, picnic area, plaza, jogging path, and a seating area showcasing art from neighborhood children.the mayor wants to make sure they're keeping the park up to standard, so they're putting in some team effort today. summer cleanup is expected to start at 8:30.of course we'll be here all morning to bring you the latest.reporting live from oakland .... ar ... kron 4 news.
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thanks ali. ( marty )new numbers this morning on the ferguson wildfire. it has now burned over 24-thousand acres... and is only 7-percent contained. there are still mandatory evacuations in place for several areas. smoke is also another big problem. it is lowering visibility and hurting air quality in the yosemite valley. ( marty ) the golden gate park golf course is re- opened... after the clubhouse was destroyed in a fire earlier this month. it was built in 19-51. the charred remains were removed just over a week ago. a temporary unit has been installed in it's place. and it's open for business, although food service is limited. the
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fire happened in the middle of the night, back on july 2nd at the west end of the park. the san francisco fire department continues to investigate the cause of the two-alarm fire. ( marty )some friday night commuters ran into a surprise while trying to get onto the noorthbound lanes of the golden gate bridge in the presidio. kron 4's gabe slate reports a popular back way to get on the bridge is now permanently closed to vehicles... making way for a bike and walking trail. crissy field avenue in the presidio, in san francisco, is now permanently closed to vehicle traffic. it's now a bicycle and walking path. crissy field avenue is little half mile stretch that picks up off mason street which runs along crissy field it's at the foot the bridge a lot of locals use it as a back way up to the golden gate bridge to get on 101 north toward marin. sot - driver upset. iit's a nice road i ran into quite a few upset driver here who were caught off guard sot - driver upset it sucks crews with the presidio trust, the entity behind this project, were here adding more sinage for motorists that's
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good. because it was a mess a lot of confusion here drivers not knowing where to go? whether they should turn around or not ?? how to get on the bridge sound from jean fraser / ceo, presidio trust "we are doing this for the walkers and bikers make it more safe" pedestrians and bicyclists using the new trail seemed happy about the change. sound from trail users "i'm very happy, i love it, it's safe, this is great" in san francisco gabe slate kron 4 news. ( marty ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... the giants and a's are back in action. they bay bridge series picks up in oakland. kim
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smith has the details next in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge ♪ you know when you're at ross and that cute dress gets even cuter? yes. or when you can say yes... to both? sure. or when you find that brand at that price? are you kidding me? yeah. that's yes for less. and that's what ross always has in store. whoa. (sighs) yes... oh, yeah. get your yes for less at the newest ross store in south santa rosa. the bay bridge series
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continues on the other side of the all star break... the a's have been red hot this last month one of best teams in baseball... needing to keep that momentum going...eric byrnes an a's fan favorite at the game today... known for the cycle he hit in this series in 2003...racing the mascots, diving for the finish there...ryder jones
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called up for brandon belt.. launches this one deep to right field, off the pole.. take another look at that... edwin jackson can't believe it.. first homer this season...giants up 2-1dereck rodriguez... 2-8-9 era coming into this game... solid night strikes out a pair in the bottom of the 5th... allows 3 hits 1 run 5 strikeouts over 6 and a third...---top 7 giants up 2-1.. pablo sandoval... solo shot down right off edwin jackson... 2 for 3 on the night.. giants win 5-1reports swirling tonight that the oakland a's are in the live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (dave)dry conditions and seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region.
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( marty )the name of a website is a play on words that has customers contacting a computer security company because they want to hire a hitman. the owner of the company says some are taking the website too literally. kron4's haaziq madyun sorts it all out. sotbob innis is reading a disturbing email that he just received at his website rent-a-hitman.com. the
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problem is innis is not actually a hitman. he is currently a computer data recovery specialist from novato. back in 2005 he and his college buddies started a computer network intrusion detection business. they named it...rent a hit mansothe parted ways with is buddies. the rent-a-hitman.com website was dormant for three years. in 2008 he decided to check the email in box and found hundreds of messages from people who were not interested
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in his netweork intrusion skillsnat/sot haaziqin this field where they give a description it gets a little dicey?sotwhen he realized people from all over the world were looking to hire him or join the hitman business he did two things. he put a disclaimer on the site making it clear that hit man is a play on words sot the second thing he did was reach out to law enforcement to give them a heads up about the messages he was receiving. i deputy in augusta county virgina who confirmed they are
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actively working a conspiracy to ( marty ) alcohol beverage control agents have revoked the license of "cafe durant" in berkeley. this follows accusations the cafe sold alcohol to minors, on three separate occasions. the first incident allegedly happened in 20-16. the cafe paid a three-thousand dollar fine. police say it happened twice in 20-17. a-b-c has permanently revoked the cafe's alcohol license. ( marty ) a penninsula community is fighting to save two heritage trees that are more than a 100 years old. they say the trees add value to the neighborhood and are worth the cost of maintenance. kron 4's hermela aregawi has the story from san bruno. pkga community coming together to fight for a cause they believe in..they want these two trees left right where they are.they say.. the city is rushing to cut them down for no reason other than.. they're inconvenient for plans to build a park here.sandra perez-vargas/resident i feel that this could be handled better. we attended a meeting
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last year when they were talking about bringing the park here. and then there was no mention about the trees, absolutely no mention. and they designed a playground right underneath the tree. that is what the issue is at this point. the officials are saying it's going to get tree droppings where the children are. we are saying is what city park doesn't have trees with droppings.they are both classified as heritage trees and do have some protections under the law that help preserve such old trees. but according to the city, there are exceptions.. such as when they get in the way of public services or facilities. but residents say.. what is a park without these trees.stephen seymour/resident we'd like for the trees to stay. we have neighbors here who said they're willing to care for the trees and that the trees mean a lot to them. so we started sending emails and we actually put up a petition to save the trees. the city is going to build this park and put smaller trees there. but this tree has been living there for over a 100 years sandra perez-vargas/resident these trees are heritage trees. they've lived here.
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they've been here longer than us. they should have the right to be here long after we're gone. residents say.. they're not giving up until the city backs down.sandra perez- vargas/resident and we'll be able to teach our children a huge lesson. and we'll be able to teach out children. if you believe in something, you fight for it. if it's a living being you fight for it. if it's a creature, you fight for it. you don't allow someone to kill something just because it's an inconvenience (hermela aregawi)we reached out to the city manager connie jackson and she tells us.. aware of the interest expressed by some of the residents.. and that there is no current schedule for the removal of the trees. when we asked for clarification on whether that means they would not be removed. the response.. that they will be in ( marty )in national news... president trump's former longtime lawyer and "fixer," michael cohen, recorded multiple conversations with mister trump. that includes a discussion of a payoff to a former playboy model ...to keep her quiet about an alleged affair....that's according to the presient's current attorney. athena jones has the story. it's the tale of the tapes.(nats)stunning
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revelation that michael cohen -- president trump's former personal attorney -- secretly recorded conversations between them -- and not just once.a source familiar trump telling cnn when informed of one of the tapes trump said, quote "i can't believe michael would do this to me."trump's current attorney rudy giuliani tells cnn that one of the conversations -- which took place two months before the 2016 presidential election in the then-candidate's trump tower office -- was about payments to former playboy model karen mcdougal, who says she had an affair with trump
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in 2006 -- an affair trump denies.karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "we were together 10 months before i chose to end it. so, we saw each other quite frequently." anderson cooper/ cnn: "so, dozens of times you were together."karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "many dozens of times, yes. (and you were intimate?) yes." giuliani told the new york times that in the tape, trump advises cohen to pay mcdougal by check -- if he does pay her -- so that there is a record. giuliani said the payment was ultimately never made and the tape shows trump did nothing wrong.in the end, mcdougal reached a separate 150- thousand dollar deal for her story with american media inc - the parent company of the national enquirer before the election.a-m-i -- whose chief david pecker is a close friend of trump's -- never ran the story.mcdougal has accused cohen of secretly taking part in the ami deal.trump's campaign denied any knowledge of the ami deal in a november 2016 wall street journal report on the agreement.(nats) the fbi seized the mcdougal tape -- and others -- during an april raid of cohen's office -- part of the southern district of new york's criminal investigation into his business dealings --
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including the 130-thousand dollar payment he made to porn star stormy daniels -- days before the 2016 election -- to keep her quiet about an alleged 2006 sexual encounter with trump that trump also denies.anderson cooper/ cnn: "and you had sex with him?" stormy daniels: "yes."anderson cooper/ cnn: "you were 27 and he was 60, were you physically attracted to him?"stormy daniels: "no."anderson cooper/ cnn: "not at all."stormy daniels: "no."the secret recordings may provide an answer to one of the biggest questions facing the president -- just what does cohen have on him?trump's former fixer -- michael cohen/2011: "i protect mr. trump."has sent signals in recent weeks that he is willing to cooperate with special counsel robert mueller's russia investigation -- although it is not clear what kind of evidence cohen will be able to provide in that probe.according to mcdougal tape is the only one of true substance and trump's attorneys do not believe it is a problem for the president. ( marty )that was athena jones reporting. multiple parties are interested in what could be on those tapes. one of them is michael avenatti, the lawyer for stormy daniels... who is suing both cohen and the president. coming up next... for the first time ever... the rugby seven's world cup is in the u-s. we'll see how fans flocked to a-t and t park to root for their teams. live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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with brands that wow and prices that thrill, marshalls is never boring and always surprising. (horn honking) ( marty )happening now... the
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rugby seven's world cup is underway. all of the action of this international event is taking place at at&t park. it's the first time the competiton taking place in u- s. kron4's ella sogomonian was there and met with fans. (nats:crowd cheering)fans filled up at&t park friday night for day 1 of the rugby 16 women's teams are competing from 28 countries.they play seven minute halves with seven people on each side of the field so it moves very quickly. sot: stephanie martin, rugby world cup sevens organizer// "so it's quick, fast , furious lots of
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running, lot's of scoring, but very short matches. and so, fans are getting to come in see their favorite team, cheer for other countries. it's been an exciting atmosphere with a lot of fan excitement throughout the day."it's a knock out pool and if you lose you go into a challenge bowl if you win you get to compete in the world cup.this is the first time the international event is hosted in the united states.rugby fans from all over the globe flew here to watch. sot: omollo obongo, fan from kenya// "so the rugby event has bee nso ecstatic. the games have been unbelievably awesome. of course, san francisco is very good in terms of tourism, i mean i'm looking forward to going into all the touristic sites."and for locals they say it was
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still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... did your know your sense of smell could be linked to alzheimers? our health expert... karen owoc... and explains the signs you should be looking for. live look outside... san francisco international airport. ♪
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and it's also a story about people. people who rely on us every day to deliver their dreams they're handing us more than mail they're handing us their business and while we make more e-commerce deliveries to homes than anyone else in the country, we never forget... that your business is our business the united states postal service. priority: you ♪ (dave)today looks to be pretty similar to saturday, then a modest warming trend appears in store for the first part of next week as high pressure aloft strengthens over california. monsoonal moisture looks to return later in the week. model solutions vary widely in the details, but opens the door to some possibility of high-based showers or thunderstorms for our area beginning around
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you know when you're at ross and that cute dress gets even cuter? yes. or when you can say yes... to both? sure. or when you find that brand at that price? are you kidding me? yeah. that's yes for less. and that's what ross always has in store. whoa. (sighs) yes... oh, yeah. get your yes for less at the newest ross store in south santa rosa. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) ( marty ) a trio of sequels hit theaters this weekend... including "mamma mia: here we go again." rick damigella has a preview.
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"mamma mia, here i go again, my my, how could i resist ya?" "mamma mia! here we go again" arrives just two days after the tenth anniversary of the original jukebox musical. in 20-08, "mamma mia" had a 27-point-eight million dollar, second place debut. industry watchers say "here we go again" is headed for an opening between 30 and 36 million.(nat music)"samuel!" "lift off!"denzel washington has never made a sequel during his 40-plus year career. 20-14's "the equalizer" opened in first place with 34- point-one million dollars. variety's experts say "the equalizer 2" could open to 26 million, while deadline's pundits predict it may open higher, between 27 and 32 million. "yo!""hey buddy, how you doing?""yay!""it is game night.""unfriended: dark web"
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is a standalone sequel to the 20-14 found-footage hit. the original ( marty )much has changed for a 12 year old ohio boy since a neighbor called police on him for mowing the wrong lawn. reggie fields says he's getting support from people around the world. since his story first came out... reggie has received equipment, business cards, t-shirts and more. to help him keep up... reggie's mom brandy has become a secretary of sorts. and reggie already has big plans to go to college. ( marty )quite an ambitious young man. brandy says they'll put at least half the money he's earned, plus thousands in donations from a gofundme account... away for his college education. ( dave )morning fog and clouds, clearing. mild for the bay but warm inland. your forecast is next !
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(ali)coming up in the next hour... the city of oakland is getting ready to do some summer cleaning. i'll have the details in a live report. what about him? let's do it. ♪ come on. this summer, add a new member to the family. at the mercedes-benz summer event. lease the glc300 for $429 a month at your local mercedes-benz dealer. mercedes-benz. the best or nothing. ( marty ) here is a live
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look at the embarcadero. here in the kron 4 studios, it's saturday july 21st, 2018 ...good morning ( marty ) here is dave spahr with the weather. (dave)dry conditions and seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue
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through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region. ( marty )we have new information on that duck boat tragedy in missouri. nine members of one family lost their lives when the duck boat capsized in rough waters at a
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lake near branson, missouri. in all, 17 people were killed in the accident. all of the victims have been identified and survivors are describing the horrific events. reporter camila bernal has the very latest from branson. tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i lost control. i didn't have anybody with me, i couldn't see anybody and i know it wasn't but it felt like i struggled for at least an hour.we are learning more about the final moments of the "ride the ducks" amphibious tour boat that sank thursday near branson, missouri, killing 17 of the 31 people on board, include nine members of the coleman family from indiana, ranging from ages from one to 76-years old.tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: definitely life changing.tia coleman says there were life jackets on board but the passengers were never told to put them on.tia coleman / duck boat accident victim: i thought that at some point, he would say grab the jackets now but we were told to stay seated and everybody stayed seated. when that boat is found, all those life jackets argoing to be on there because no body pulled one off. local authorities and investigators say they didn''t yet know if anyone was wearing
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a life jacket. the n-t-s-b is on the ground and looking into the incident, which happened around 7 p.m. local time thursday when a massive storm hit the area, spawning 60 mile per hour wind gusts and strong waves.earl weener / ntsb board member: we're working to interview the survivors and the witnesses to gather physical evidence, particularly perishable evidence. we'll be taking some evidence back with us to washington d.c. for further examination.in branson, missouri, i'm camila bernal. ( marty )duck boat tours in san francisco stopped three years ago. when the company ceased operations. but there are a handful of ferry companies that carry about ten-thousand people a day, mainly commuters. the companies say rider safety is a key priority. the ferry boats vary in size, but all
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carry rafts to accomodate more than the total passenger load, as are life jackets which are stored under seats and in cabinets on board. ( marty ) ferry authorities say the boats are designed to handle all kinds of weather on the bay. but there are times in the winter when wind and the tide forces the ferries to the dock. ( marty )we now have an update on a pennisula badminton coach arrested for sexual assaut. the academy where he worked has released a statement responding to his arrest. we first brought you this story thursday... and according to the santa clara sherriff's office, the coach... khan-kham malay- thong.... was found in a park with one of his underage students.. .sitting in his brand new maserati s-u-v. he was arrested and charged with sexual assault. the synergy badminton academy in menlo park responded yesterday
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saying " malay-thong, is no longer employed with the organization." ( marty )san jose police have solved the mystery of the naked cyclist on highway 101. s-j-p-d found him walking on north king road thursda, wearing only a shirt. police said the man was had mental health issues... and was taken to a local hospital. police have not disclosed his name. in the east bay... the west oakland community is coming together this morning to help clean up the neighborhood. oakland mayor libby schaff will be pitching in as well . kron 4s ali ried is there... and has the details. this park has been through a lot over the years. and today, the mayor along with other volunteers will be doing a summer cleanup, to get it spic and span.this piece of land was once run down, and contaminated with high concentrations of lead in the soil in early 2000's.the city had to do a deep cleaning ....
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until the soil was deemed safe. it was revitalized and turned into willow park.over time it fell into disrepair and became unusable.after a million dollar redevelopment project, it reopened in 2007.with a basketball court, picnic area, plaza, jogging path, and a seating area showcasing art from neighborhood children.the mayor wants to make sure they're keeping the park up to standard, so they're putting in some team effort today. summer cleanup is expected to start at 8:30.of course we'll be here all morning to bring you the latest.reporting live from oakland .... ar ... kron 4 news.
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thanks ali. ( marty )coming up on the kron 4 weekend news... a popular back-road route to the golden gate bridge... may no longer be an option. we show you a some alternate routes you can take instead... if you're heading that way this weekend. ( marty )plus... a website domain mix-up. we'll explain why one bay area business is receiving scary requests from potential customers. ( marty )and ... a salmonella outbreak affecting dozens of people across the country. we have the details about what you need to watch out for.
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this morning... an outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.. including califorinia. 40 people have been hospitalized but áno deaths have been reported. authorities haven't been able to find the direct source. the meat was purchased from many different locations and in different forms, including ground turkey, turkey pieces, and whole turkeys. the cdc says samples of raw turkey products and live turkeys tested positive for the salmonella strain... which could mean it's "widespread in the turkey industry." ( marty ) another drug company is promising to cut prices on some medications. merck says it will lower the price of zepatier, a drug for hepatitis-c, by 60 percent. it's also dropping the price of six other drugs, including those for high blood pressure and depression. the move comes after drug-giants
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novartis and pfizer said they are limiting drug-price increases in the u-s. merck also says it will not raise the average price of the drugs beyond the annual rate of inflation in the u-s. ( marty )if you need a vacation.. you better start packing. researchers say taking time off can actually improve your health. according to the study, men who didn't take vacations were 30-percent more likely to have a heart attack. and for women who don't take a break, the chance of a heart attack went up to 50 percent. ( dave )morning fog and clouds, clearing. mild for the bay but warm inland. your forecast is next !
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temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region.
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( marty ) a penninsula community is fighting to save two heritage trees that are more than a 100 years old. they say the trees add value to the neighborhood and are worth the cost of maintenance. kron 4's hermela aregawi has the story from san bruno. pkga community coming together to fight for a cause they believe in..they want these two trees left right where
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they are.they say.. the city is rushing to cut them down for no reason other than.. they're inconvenient for plans to build a park here.sandra perez-vargas/resident i feel that this could be handled better. we attended a meeting last year when they were talking about bringing the park here. and then there was no mention about the trees, absolutely no mention. and they designed a playground right underneath the tree. that is what the issue is at this point. the officials are saying it's going to get tree droppings where the children are. we are saying is what city park doesn't have trees with droppings.they are both classified as heritage trees and do have some protections under the law that help preserve such old trees. but according to the city, there are exceptions.. such as when they get in the way of public services or facilities. but residents say.. what is a park without these trees.stephen seymour/resident we'd like for the trees to stay. we have neighbors here who said they're willing to care for the trees and that the trees mean a lot to them. so we started sending emails and we
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actually put up a petition to save the trees. the city is going to build this park and put smaller trees there. but this tree has been living there for over a 100 years sandra perez-vargas/resident these trees are heritage trees. they've lived here. they've been here longer than us. they should have the right to be here long after we're gone. residents say.. they're not giving up until the city backs down.sandra perez- vargas/resident and we'll be able to teach our children a huge lesson. and we'll be able to teach out children. if you believe in something, you fight for it. if it's a living being you fight for it. if it's a creature, you fight for it. you don't allow someone to kill something just because it's an inconvenience (hermela aregawi)we reached out to the city manager connie jackson and she tells us.. aware of the interest expressed by some of the residents.. and that there is no current schedule for the removal of the trees. when we asked for clarification on whether that means they would not be removed. the response.. that they will be in touch with the residents. reporting live in san bruno. hermela aregawi. kron 4 news. ( marty )new numbers this morning on the ferguson wildfire. it has now burned over 24-thousand acres... and is only 7-percent contained. there are still mandatory evacuations in place for several areas. smoke
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is also another big problem. it is lowering visibility and hurting air quality in the yosemite valley. ( marty ) the golden te park golf course is re- opened... after the clubhouse was destroyed in a fire earlier this month. it was built in 19-51. the charred remains were removed just over a week ago. a temporary unit has been installed in it's place. and it's open for business, although food service is limited. the fire happened in the middle of the night, back on july 2nd at the west end of the park. the san francisco fire department continues to investigate the cause of the two-alarm fire. ( marty )some friday night commuters ran into a surprise while trying to get onto the noorthbound lanes of the golden gate bridge in the presidio. kron 4's gabe slate reports a popular back way to get on the bridge is now permanently closed to vehicles... making way for a bike and walking trail. crissy field avenue in the presidio, in san francisco, is now permanently
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closed to vehicle traffic. it's now a bicycle and walking path. crissy field avenue is little half mile stretch that picks up off mason street which runs along crissy field it's at the foot the bridge a lot of locals use it as a back way up to the golden gate bridge to get on 101 north toward marin. sot - driver upset. iit's a nice road i ran into quite a few upset drivers here who were caught off guard sot - driver upset it sucks crews with the presidio trust, the entity behind this project, were here adding more sinage for motorists that's good. because it was a mess a lot of confusion here drivers not knowing where to go? whether they should turn around or not ?? how to get on the bridge sound from jean fraser / ceo, presidio trust
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"we are doing this for the walkers and bikers make it more safe" pedestrians and bicyclists using the new trail seemed happy about the change. sound from trail users "i'm very happy, i love it, it's safe, this is great" in san francisco gabe slate kron 4 news. ( marty )still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... the giants and a's are back in action. they bay bridge series picks up in oakland. kim smith has the details next in sports. live look outside... richmond bridge
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) the bay bridge series continues on the other side of the all star break... the a's have been red hot this last month one of best teams in
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baseball... needing to keep that momentum going...eric byrnes an a's fan favorite at the game today... known for the cycle he hit in this series in 2003...racing the mascots, diving for the finish there...ryder jones called up for brandon belt.. launches this one deep to right field, off the pole.. take another look at that... edwin jackson can't believe it.. first homer this season...giants up 2-1dereck rodriguez... 2-8-9 era coming into this game... solid night strikes out a pair in the bottom of the 5th... allows 3 hits 1 run 5 strikeouts over 6 and a third...---top 7 giants up 2-1.. pablo sandoval... solo shot down right off edwin jackson... 2 for 3 on the night.. giants win 5-1reports
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swirling tonight that the oakland a's are in the hunt for jeurys familia from the mets.. beat writer susan sussler with the report tonight...the a's may have been red hot lately.... but they know they need to improve their starting rotation... and add to their bullpen leading up to the trade deadline... the righty, familia has a 2-8-8 e-r-a... and 17 saves this season.. he has 123 career saves with the mets... reportedly no deals are in place and other teams are still in the mix.. live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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♪ you know when you're at ross and that cute dress gets even cuter? yes. or when you can say yes... to both? sure. or when you find that brand at that price? are you kidding me? yeah. that's yes for less. and that's what ross always has in store. whoa. (sighs) yes... oh, yeah. get your yes for less at the newest ross store in south santa rosa. (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (dave)dry conditions and seasonably warm daytime temperatures will continue through the weekend with marine air keeping
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conditions cooler near the coast. a more robust warming trend is then expected later next week, especially across inland areas, as as strong ridge of high pressure builds over the region.
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( marty )the name of a website is a play on words that has customers contacting a computer security company because they want to hire a hitman. the owner of the company says some are taking the website too literally. kron4's haaziq madyun sorts it all out. sotbob innis is reading a disturbing email that he just received at his website rent-a-hitman.com. the problem is innis is not actually a hitman. he is currently a computer data recovery specialist from novato. back in 2005 he and his college buddies started a computer network intrusion detection business. they named it...rent a hit mansot
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business we would basically try to penetrate it, tell you what your vulnerabilities are, and work with you, your point and click solution. we will resolve your issue. point and click with a mouse">he parted ways with is buddies. the rent-a-hitman.com website was dormant for three years. in 2008 he decided to check the email in box and found hundreds of messages from people who were not interested in his netweork intrusion skillsnat/sot haaziqin this field where they give a description it gets a little dicey?sot
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bombs, take them out anyway you can">when he realized people from all over the world were looking to hire him or join the hitman business he did two things. he put a disclaimer on the site making it clear that hit man is a play on words sot the second thing he did was reach out to law enforcement to give them a heads up about the messages he was receiving. i contacted a deputy in augusta county virgina who confirmed they are actively working a conspiracy to solicite first degree murder case. the tip came from the rent-a-hitman websitesot however just in case anyone out there still thinks innis is a real hit mansotwho will put you behind bars...in novato haaziq madyun kron4news ( marty )police say a healdsburg man was car jacked after arranging an online sexual encounter. the 32 year old man had a woman meet
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him at her business on stony point and sebastopol roads in santa rosa on wednesday. the two agreed to go to a hotel when another man got in the car, punched the victim, and pointed a gun at him. the victim got out of the car and ran, the man and woman drove away in the honda accord. police recovered the car in san pablo...and are still looking for the suspects...both white...both in their mid-30's. the victim is suffering from a head injury, but otherwise okay. ( marty ) alcohol beverage control agents have revoked the license of "cafe durant" in berkeley. this follows accusations the cafe sold alcohol to minors, on three separate occasions. the first incident allegedly happened in 20-16. the cafe paid a three-thousand dollar fine. police say it happened twice in 20-17. a-b-c has permanently revoked the cafe's alcohol license. ( marty )in national news... president trump's former longtime lawyer and "fixer,"
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michael cohen, recorded multiple conversations with mister trump. that includes a discussion of a payoff to a former playboy model ...to keep her quiet about an alleged affair....that's according to the presient's current attorney. athena jones has the story. it's the tale of the tapes.(nats)stunning revelation that michael cohen -- president trump's former personal attorney -- secretly recorded conversations between them -- and not just once.a source familiar trump telling cnn when informed of one of the tapes trump said, quote "i can't believe michael would do this to me."trump's current attorney rudy giuliani tells cnn that one of the conversations -- which took place two months before the 2016 presidential election in the then-candidate's trump tower office -- was about
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payments to former playboy model karen mcdougal, who says she had an affair with trump in 2006 -- an affair trump denies.karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "we were together 10 months before i chose to end it. so, we saw each other quite frequently." anderson cooper/ cnn: "so, dozens of times you were together."karen mcdougal/ alleges affair with trump: "many dozens of times, yes. (and you were intimate?) yes." giuliani told the new york times that in the tape, trump advises cohen to pay mcdougal by check -- if he does pay her -- so that there is a record. giuliani said the payment was ultimately never made and the tape shows trump did nothing wrong.in the end, mcdougal reached a separate 150- thousand dollar deal for her story with american media inc - the parent company of the national enquirer before the election.a-m-i -- whose chief
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david pecker is a close friend of trump's -- never ran the story.mcdougal has accused cohen of secretly taking part in the ami deal.trump's campaign denied any knowledge of the ami deal in a november 2016 wall street journal report on the agreement.(nats) the fbi seized the mcdougal tape -- and others -- during an april raid of cohen's office -- part of the southern district of new york's criminal investigation into his business dealings -- including the 130-thousand dollar payment he made to porn star stormy daniels -- days before the 2016 election -- to keep her quiet about an alleged 2006 sexual encounter with trump that trump also denies.anderson cooper/ cnn: "and you had sex with him?" stormy daniels: "yes."anderson cooper/ cnn: "you were 27 and he was 60, were you physically attracted to him?"stormy daniels: "no."anderson cooper/ cnn: "not at all."stormy daniels: "no."the secret recordings may provide an answer to one of the biggest questions ( marty )that was athena jones reporting. multiple parties are interested in what could be on those tapes. one of them is michael avenatti, the lawyer for stormy daniels... who is suing both cohen and the president. coming up next... for the first time ever... the rugby seven's world cup is in the u-s. we'll see how fans
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flocked to a-t and t park to root for their teams.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) ( marty )happening now... the rugby seven's world cup is underway. all of the action of this international event is taking place at at&t park. it's the first time the competiton taking place in u- s. kron4's ella sogomonian was there and met with fans. (nats:crowd cheering)fans filled up at&t park friday night for day 1 of the rugby world cup sevens.24 men's and 16 women's teams are competing from 28 countries.they play seven minute halves with seven people on each side of the field so it moves very quickly. sot: stephanie martin, rugby world cup sevens organizer// "so it's quick, fast , furious lots of running, lot's of scoring, but very short matches. and so, fans are getting to come in see their favorite team, cheer for other countries. it's been an exciting atmosphere with a lot of fan excitement
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throughout the day."it's a knock out pool and if you lose you go into a challenge bowl if you win you get to compete in the world cup.this is the first time the international event is hosted in the united states.rugby fans from all over the globe flew here to watch. sot: omollo obongo, fan from kenya// "so the rugby event has bee nso ecstatic. the games have been unbelievably awesome. of course, san francisco is very good in terms of tourism, i mean i'm looking forward to going into all the touristic sites."and for locals they say it was a chance to meet the travelers that came from far and wide to be here.sot: stephanie fackrell, local fan// "it exposes other people that are flying from other countries to san franciso and it also allows people from san francisco to meet people from other countries and i think it's amazing."the women's finals are on saturday and the men's finals are held on sunday.three day passes have sold out but single day tickets are still available.
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still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... did your know your sense of smell could be linked to alzheimers? our health expert... karen owoc... and explains the signs you should be looking for.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (dave)today looks to be pretty similar to saturday, then a modest warming trend appears in store for the first part of next week as high pressure aloft strengthens over california. monsoonal moisture looks to return later in the week. model solutions vary widely in the details, but opens the door to some possibility of high-based showers or thunderstorms for our area beginning around wednesday evening.
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(ácommercialá) ( marty ) a trio of sequels hit theaters this weekend... including "mamma mia: here we go again." rick damigella has a preview. "mamma mia, here i go again, my my, how could i resist ya?" "mamma mia! here we go again" arrives just two days after the tenth anniversary of the original jukebox musical. in 20-08, "mamma mia" had a 27-point-eight million dollar, second place debut. industry watchers say "here we go again" is headed for an opening between 30 and 36 million.(nat music)"samuel!" "lift off!"denzel washington has never made a sequel during his 40-plus year career. 20-14's "the equalizer" opened in first place with 34-
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point-one million dollars. variety's experts say "the equalizer 2" could open to 26 million, while deadline's pundits predict it may open higher, between 27 and 32 million. "yo!""hey buddy, how you doing?""yay!""it is game night.""unfriended: dark web" is a standalone sequel to the 20-14 found-footage hit. the original movie made 64 million dollars against a reported one million dollar budget. the hollywood reporter says the sequel also cost just one million, and is expected to open with six million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. ( marty )just about everyone is dancing for the in my feelings challenge that's sweeping the nation. that includes little riley curry. we can't play the audio ... because of copyright issues... but her cuteness is undeniable. ayesha curry posted this video to her instagram account in honor of riley's birthday. the song is by drake. and it's called in my feelings. the curry's video has gotten over 3 million views.
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adlib seven day. for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. join us for kron4 news weekend tomorrow morning starting at 8 o'clock ... and tonight for kron 4 news at eight.
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