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tv   KRON 4 Morning News  KRON  July 27, 2018 7:00am-10:01am PDT

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(darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... very warm temperatures continuing today very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although
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highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james )( james ) ( james ) breaking news we
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are following this morning... several fires burning across the state. first here in the bay area... we have the marsh fire burning in contra costa county. crews have stopped that fire from spreading but evacuations are still in effect. there is also the ferguson fire near yosemite and the cranston fire in riverside county. but this morning the biggest concern is the carr fire burning near redding. ( james ) we have just got new numbers on the carr fire and it has nearly doubled in size overnight. this is the latest video from overnight showing the destruction. this morning firefighters are struggling to get a handle on this fire... containment is still very low. kron 4's sara stinson is joining us in studio with the latest. ( sara ) we just confirmed the carr fire has burned almost 45-thousand acres and since the wildfire doubled in size it is now only three percent contained.take a look
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at the video...it's burning out of control this morning in shasta county- threatening the lives of thousands of people. and - we've learned a man has been killed on the fire lines - he was a contracted bulldozer operator...crews found his body late last night. at least three other firefighters are recovering from burn injuries right now. cal fire's last report shows 15 structures have been destroyed and nearly five hundred are threatened, but since the over night growth that number is expected to climb into the thousands. a cal fire spokesperson says the carr fire is taking down anything in it's path.governor jerry brown has issued a state of emergency for the carr fire. take a look at a map of the carr fire...you can see just how close it is to the city of redding...as it tripled in size just hours ago. the city has a population of 92-thousand people, but we don't have an exact number of how many people have been forced to evacuate just yet.
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a scary situation for everyone who lives in the area even a local t-v station had to get off the air to evacuate to safety.
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fire is now 75- percent contained. kron 4's will tran joins us live this morning. will... ( will ) evacuation orders are still in place for the marsh fire for marsh creek road between gill drive and morgan territory road. the fire is now 75- percent contained.firefighters spent much of the day mopping up from the fire. strong winds propelled the fire along marsh creek road... engulfing dry grass and brush... firefighters say, there is now a permineter around the fire .. but going forward, more work must still be done before all homeowners can return. roadblocks remain in effect for those along marsh creek
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road. while firefighters say, there is now a permineter around the fire.. more work must still be done before homeowners can return. ( terisa ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. the morning.through out with you check back we will thanks will.( terisa ) can return.
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( terisa ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( terisa ) in mariposa county... thousands of homes and yosemite national park are now in danger... after the ferguson fire changed direction. the fire has grown to more than 44- thousand acres.. and now people living in the area say they feel uneasy. one firefighter has died and seven others have been injured on the job. forest officials say high temperatures are making it challenging for crews... as they have to take special precautions to stay safe. this morning... the fire is 27-percent contained. ( terisa ) governor brown
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has also declared a state of emergency for riverside county as the cranston now threatens several communities east of los angeles. so far... 75- hundred acres have burned... and the fire is only 3-percent contained. officers say this fire was one of five fires intentially set. on wednesday... authorities arrested brandon mcglover. ( terisa ) we're keeping you informed about wildfires throughout the state with our kron 4 mobile app. stay connected to breaking news by downloading the app and opting in for push alerts... like the one we sent last night about the death of the bulldozer operator in shasta county. ( james ) breaking news from overnight... in the south bay... a c-h-p officer is injured while on duty. it happened around 3:45 this morning on clayton road just east of the san jose city limits. when officers arrived on scene the found a truck towing a smaller electric cart. when officers approached the driver
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of the truck... the truck sped away. and the cart that was being towed got left behind... rolled down hill and hit the officer in the leg. that officer is expceted to be okay but the c-h-p is still looking for the driver of the truck this morning. ( james ) new this morning... in the east bay... jurors are now deliberating the fate of a man accused of shooting 2 people who were inside a car. this is video of sadel wilkes being arrested in oakland last october. the shooting happening last september at the industrial parkway onramp to 880 in hayward. witnesses say wilkes walked up to a car stopped at a light... and started shooting. the bullets missed the victims but they still suffered some injuries wilkes is facing multiple charges -- including attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. ( james ) mountain view police have arrested a woman accused of trying to kidnap a toddler. investigators say schauntel gomez went up to a woman while wearing a mask and tried to take that woman's grandchild. she hit the grandmother in the head and started threatening the child's mother. gomez then gave up and took off without
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the child. police arrested gomez for attempted kidnapping, criminal threats, battery and possession of drug paraphernalia. ( terisa ) in the east bay... the driver responsible for killing a cyclist in crockett has turned herself in to police. the victim... christopher bunag.. was riding his bike along san pablo avenue on tuesday when he was hit. police say kylie derksen did not stop and bunag died at the scene. she is being charged with felony vehicular manslaughter and suspicion of felony hit and run. but bunag's sister still has questions. ( terisa ) bunag's family says he
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was a seasoned rider. he was the vice president of the hercules cycling club... and always wore protective gear. derksen is now being held on 100-thousand dollars bail. ( james ) on the peninsula... police in san bruno will soon carry narcan. narcan kits will be issued to all officers within the next few weeks... once they complete training. the drug reverses the effects of an overdose caused by opioids... including synthetic fentanyl. it can be administered intravenously or injected into muscle. it can also be used as a nasal spray. the use of narcan by officers has become more widespread as opioid addiction becomes more common. ( james ) breaking overnight... north korea has handed over the remains of soldiers killed during the korean war. a u-s plane flew the remains to osan air base in south korea -- where service members were waiting to honor the fallen heroes. 55 cases were brought off one by one. it's a
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ceremony decades in the making -- the soldiers were killed in the early 1950s. the exact number of remains in the cases is unknown -- as is the number of american troops. north korean leader kim jong un agreed to return the remains during his summit with president trump last month. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... police in the east bay are using license plate reading cameras to track down criminals. ( james ) plus... the president's lawyer is getting ready to talk. what he's now saying about a meeting between donald trump junior and some russians at trump tower. ( james ) and after the break... bart riders are on high alert after a string of robbies. we'll pinpoint where its happening. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. ( james )( darya ) welcome
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back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast. very warm temperatures continuing today for inland very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple
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digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( james ) police are investigating a series of armed robberies that happened in an east bay bart station parking lot. a man robbed two people... one at gunpoint at the fruitvavle bart station wednesday morning. four other cars were also burglarized. one woman notifed a station agent after she was walking inside the garage that same morning.. and a car pulled up to her. the recent spike in crime is frightening commuters who take bart every day to work.
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keep an eye out for everything that's going on so there's always small things that are happening but hopefully bart police and other security measure have more in place so that more incidents like this doesn't happen in the future."> ( james ) right now police are looking through surveillance cameras to try to identify the robber. ( james ) c-h-p in napa have arrested a man for child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child. the suspect... kenyatta norwood... was pulled over by police for speeding on highway 29. the officers say norwood.. who is a parolee... was driving a stolen car. during a search... officers found digital media depicting child pornography and molestation. the children depicted in the pornographic acts were later rescued by c-h-p. ( terisa ) police are investigating a shooting threat.. made at a veterans affairs campus in palo alto. it happened on miranda avenue near page mill road. police responded to reports of an active shooter around earlier thursday morning.
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officials say, they swept the campus but did ánot find anything. a spokesperson says the campus resumed regular activities an hour later. police say th do not know who made the threat but take them very seriously. ( terisa ) also in the east bay... police in fremont say they have arrested a man responsible for burglarizing several cars. fremont police arrested armani phillips. this all started back on july 9th... police responded to the parking lot of city sports club along farwell place. they say multiple cars had been burglarized there. the suspect took a wallet, bank cards and a laptop from at least one car. police used license plate readers to track a suspicious car in the area. that car- police say belonged to phillips. ( terisa ) police in benicia arrest a man with the help of a c-h-p air plane... after he's seen shooting a rifle in the benicia state recreation area. these are pictures from that plane.
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the c-h-p air plane found the shooter and two other men and directed police to their location. all three men were detained but only the shooter was arrested. ( james ) national news... michael cohen -- president trump's former attorney -- now claims trump knew in advance about his son's meeting at trump tower back in 2016... before the election. donald trump junior met with russians who were expected to offer the campaign dirt on hillary clinton. cohen says he's willing to share that with special counsel robert mueller, the sources said. cohen's claim contradict repeated denials by mister trump and trump junior. president trump's attorney -- rudy giuliani -- says cohen is a liar. ( james ) at the meeting... trump
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jr. was joined by his brother-in-law jared kushner and paul manafort, who was trump's campaign chairman at the time. there were four russians in the room, including a lawyer with kremlin ties, a businessman who worked for an oligarch and a lobbyist with old kgb connections. ( terisa ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... mayor london breed gets a first hand look at some of the issues... facing the city of san francisco. now... she's talking about what needs to be done to fix them. ( terisa ) and... housing prices just keep going up in the bay area. we're taking a look at one of the hottest spots. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge you know when you're at ross and you're like... hello. ...and then the price is like, helllooo! that's yes for less. find the latest trends and styles
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures (robin)
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. 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 ) 4 your money this morning... housing prices continue to rise all across the bay area. part of the problem... there are fewer houses ont eh market. the average price for homes in all 9 bay area counties have seen double digit gains over the last year. now the average price is up to 920- thousand dollars. but that number is even higher in san mateo county where the average price for a single family home is 1-point-5 million. real estate experts say prices culd continue to go up until the supply can catch up with the demand. ( terisa ) and take a look at this... it is a waterfall
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flowing down the side of a skyscraper in china. you can see the water flowing down more than 354 feet. it's one of the largest artificial waterfalls in the world. ( terisa ) coming up... as deadly coming up... as deadly wildfires burn across the state... we're talking to fire officials about steps you can take to protect your home. (james)(james) welcome
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back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic...
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo
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bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. 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 ) we continue to follow breaking news this morning... the carr fire -- burning in shasta county -- is forcing thousands of people to flee for their lives. ( terisa ) 1 person has died... and 3 firefighters are hurt. kron 4's sara stinson joins us live in studio with the latest. sara... ( sara ) we now know the carr fire has burned almost 45-thousand acres andsince the wildfire doubled in size it is now only three percent contained.take a look at the video...it's burning out of control this morning in shasta county- threatening the lives of thousands of people.and - we've learned a man has been killed on the fire lines - he was a contracted bulldozer operator...crews found his body late last night.at least three other firefighters are
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recovering from burn injuries right now. cal fire's last report shows 15 structures have been destroyed and nearly five hundred are threatened, but since the over night growth that number is expected to climb. the cause is said to be a mechanical failure of a vehicle. here is a map of the carr fire...you can see just how close it is to the city of redding. the city has a population of 92-thousand people, but we don't have an exact number of how many people have been forced to evacuate just yet. cal fire spokesperson scott mclean joins us on the phone right now. scott thanks for joining us. tell us what has happened over night with the carr fire? in proximity to redding just how many homes are treatened and how many people are evacuating...what's the scale? ( james ) with many fires raging across the state.. fire officials want people to start protecting their homes now instead of waiting for when it could be too late. according to officials... fires are normally a problem
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in august and september but this year they have been dealing with fires since april. fire marshall robert marshall says its not too late or too early to prepare for a fire. he says homes should have a 30-foot defensible space.. where all the brush and dead grass is clear. it's also recommended to clean the gutters consistenly and make sure trees are not touching homes. marshall says the biggest plan you should have prepared is your evacuation.
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operator in shasta county. ( james ) a big story this morning... the search for a missing university of iowa student... who is from oakland... has led authorities to a hog farm. authorities spent hours at the farm. they are treating this as a criminal case and they have been since the beginning. mollie tibbetts has been missing for more than a week. her brother is the last family member to see her alive. he says he dropped her off at her boyfriend's house last wednesday. ( terisa ) a parking lot in an east bay marina is becoming a popular spot for illegal sideshows. now people who live there are concerned that someone is going to get hurt. this is video of one of those sideshows at mulford point in the san leandro marina. a man who lives at the marina shot this video from his boat. he says illegal sideshows in this parking lot have been a problem for as long as he can remember.
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groups of up to a hundred people and maybe fifty cars, going on for a half an hour un- interrupted at a time. the only solution to slowing down sideshow action is arrest and confiscation of the vehicle">( terisa ) police say they do patrol the area frequently to try to stop the sideshows and prevent anybody from getting hurt. ( terisa ) san francisco mayor london breed took an impromptu tour of one of the grittiest parts of the city. the mayor says she wanted to see what people in these areas experience every day. the mayor talked to the director of the "fix it" program about the problems that exist south of market... and what's being done to correct them. she walked several blocks around 6th street and mission to get a first hand look at the grime on the streets -- homelessness -- and the hypodermic needles that litter the ground.
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about cleaning it up it's also about changing behavior.">( terisa ) the mayor is proposing safe injection sites to get needles and addicts off the streets while also giving them a place where they can ask for help getting clean. she's hoping to make safe injection sites a reality by the end of the year. ( james ) imagine being woken up by a stranger asking for your wifi. a couple in palo alto lled the police when a teenager broke into their house and then asked for their wifi password. police say the couple was asleep in their room when a masked teen woke them up. the male victim then shoved the suspect out of the house no one is injured. police arrested the boy on suspicion of felony residential burglary, prowling and providing false information to an officer. he is being held in santa clara county juvenile hall. ( james ) two men are behind bars in connection with a burglary at a palo alto coin store. it happened early saturday morning at the coin broker on el camino real.
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the business was closed at the time. once at the scene police spotted four men... who immediately ran as soon as they saw the officers. but authorities were able to catch and arrest two of the suspects -- jamal deshawn willie and jamel kenneth walker . police are still searching for the two other men. ( terisa ) coming up in the next hour... more bay area police officers will soon carry a lifesaving treatment -- narcan. ( james ) and after the break... more students in the east bay are graduating high school. we're taking a look at the numbers. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. you know when you're at ross shopping for backpacks...
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(robin) no major hot spots. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. ( james ) in the east bay... more students are graduating high school on time. that is according to the california department of education. according to state officials the oakland unified school district saw their graduation rate increase by nearly 5%. in 2017 the district had a graduation rate of more than 70%. district officlas say not only are more students graduating on time but fewer students are dropping out as well. ( lydia ) happening today... it's the start of the gilroy garlic festival.
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( james ) we are continuing our coverage of the wildfire buring in shasta county.. the carr fire has exploded overnight to almost 29-thousand acres... and is just 6-percent contained. fire fighters are working against the heat and winds. ( james )( darya ) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast.
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( terisa ) happening today... it's the start of the gilroy garlic festival. ( james ) the fun starts at 10 this morning. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live. lydia...
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( james ) thanks lydia. ( james ) now to bay area football.... the 49ers are back on the field ... fans in santa clara had the chance to check out the team's first training camp practice.( terisa ) kron 4's kim smith was there with the faithful in santa clara. you can see groups of fans out here at the first day of practice for the 49ers . you can see the fans behind me taking pictures and taking all that's to come with this new
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season.. and of course the 49ers are ready to push past all of the talk about how they ended last season and really get after showing and proving. today -- is the first day towards showing and proving... we saw an energetic group out on the field... it's always kind of like that first day of school feeling..everyone eager to get after it... jimmy g and the offense completing 4 of 9 passes... and the defense... already going for it on the back end... 2 interceptions today, coming when it's time to put the cameras down... richard sherman full go today for his first practice back.. defensive coordinator robert saleh worked with sherman in seattle... and he's enjoyed having some what of an assistant coach in sherman here with the niners....(sot) (saleh: he was talking to me in the entire practice about little things little indicators that our offense gives and just little things
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here and there.. but he's so into it mentally regards to football... athletically he looks the same.. and he'll tell you he's a little rusty but he looks great and we're excited to have him.)reuben foster continued to take first team reps... despite an upcoming suspension... shanahan and saleh both say he will continue to go with the ones and they will start addressing in for him during that 2 game suspension when it gets closer to the season... but for now,, he is ( james ) the raiders will have their first practice today in napa the big question is wheter oakland will offer khalil mack a new deal... to end his holdout. coach john gruden and the star pass rusher have yet to speak since gruden took the job. a report says gruden made an attempt to get in contact with mack... but to no avail. the three-time pro bowler is currently in the last year of his rookie deal and is holding out for more money. ( james ) coming up after the break... tom cruise accepts another impossible mission... we're taking a look at what's new in theaters this weekend. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá)
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( james ) it's tom cruise versus the teen titans. the 6th installment in the "mission: impossible" series heads to theaters today.( terisa ) rick damigella has a preview of what's new at the box office. (nat music "mission: impossible" theme)"mission: impossible - fallout" commands the highest production cost of the series to date, partly due to the stunt related injury
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tom cruise suffered during filming. industry watchers for variety say the movie is estimated to open to between 50 and 65 million dollars domestically. deadline adds that "fallout" is looking at a 135 million dollar global opening, which would mark a new record for the franchise. "they're really making movies about every super hero!"sure seems like it! "teen titans go! to the movies" sees d-c comics' heroes jumping from the t-v big screen. the enjoying very positive pundits predicting an opening weekend ranging between 13 and 19 million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. ( james ) coming up in the next hour... deadly and destructive wildfires are burning across california... destroying thousdands of acres. we'll have the latest in a live report. ( james ) plus... a string of robberies at a bart station has riders on edge. details on this frightening crime spree.
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darya folsom..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the
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weekend. 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 ) breaking news this morning. we have just got off the phone with cal fire who tells us that a second firefighter has died while fighting the carr fire that's burning near redding. ( terisa ) this morning firefighters are struggling to get a handle on this fire... containment is still very low. kron 4's sara stinson is joining us in studio with the latest.
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( sara ) we have just confirmed a second firefighter has died while fighting the carr fire - he is a redding firefighter. devastating news as another firefighter was pronounced dead last night - he was a private contractor and a dozer operator. at least three firefighters are injured.take a look at the video of the flames... we also have an update on the numbers -- the carr fire has burned almost 45-thousand acres and since the wildfire doubled in size it is now only three percent contained.threatening the lives of thousands of people in shasta county. cal fire's last report shows 15 structures have been destroyed and nearly five hundred are threatened, but since the over night growth that number is expected to climb. a cal fire spokesperson says this fire is taking down anything in it's path.governor jerry brown issued a state of emergency for the carr fire. take a look at a map of the fire - you can see just how
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close it is to the city of redding. the city has a population of 92-thousand people, but we don't have an exact number of how many people have been forced to evacuate just yet. a scary situation for everyone who lives in the area even a local t-v station had to get off the air to evacuate to safety.
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latest details. back to you. ( terisa ) happening now... evacuation orders are still in place for the marsh fire -- burning in clayton.( james ) but the fire is now 75- percent contained. kron 4's will tran joins us live this morning. will... ( will ) evacuation orders are still in place for the marsh fire for marsh creek road between gill drive and morgan territory road. the fire is now 75- percent contained.firefighters spent much of the day mopping up from the fire. strong winds propelled the fire along marsh creek road... engulfing dry grass and brush... firefighters say, there is now a permineter around the fire .. but going forward, more work must still be done before all homeowners can return.
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marcucci/cal mike fire : for the one home that
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was lost there were 100 that were saved very brave actions by the in the way of the fire and the homes.> roadblocks effect for those along marsh creek road. while firefighters say, there is now a permineter around the fire.. more work must still be done before homeowners can return. ( terisa ) thanks will. we will check back with you the morning. ( james ) in mariposa county... thousands of homes and yosemite national park are now in danger... after the ferguson fire changed direction. the fire has grown to more than 45- thousand acres.. and now people living in the area say they feel uneasy. one firefighter has died and seven others have been injured on the job. forest officials say high temperatures are making it challenging for crews... as they have to take special precautions to stay safe. this morning... the fire is 27-percent contained.
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( james ) governor brown has also declared a state of emergency for riverside county as the cranston now threatens several communities east of los angeles. so far... over 11-thousand acres have burned... and the fire is only 3-percent contained. officers say this fire was one of five fires intentially set. on wednesday... authorities arrested brandon mcglover. ( james ) we're keeping you informed about wildfires throughout the state with our kron 4 mobile app. stay connected to breaking news by downloading the app and opting in for push alerts... like the one we sent last night about the death of the bulldozer operator in shasta county. ( james ) breaking news from overnight... in the south bay... a c-h-p officer is injured while on duty. it happened around 3:45 this morning on clayton road just east of the san jose city limits. when officers arrived on scene the found a truck towing a smaller electric cart. when
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officers approached the driver of the truck... the truck sped away. and the cart the was being towed got left behind... rolled down hill and hit the officer in the leg. that officer isexpceted to be okay bt the c-h-p is still looking for the driver of the truck this morning. (terisa) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... bart riders are on high alert after a string of robbies. we'll pinpoint where its happening. (terisa)plus... mayor london breed gets a first hand look at some of the issues... facing the city of san francisco. now... she's talking about what needs to be done to fix them. (terisa)and... more bay area police officers will soon carry a lifesaving treatment -- narcan.
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peninsula... police in san bruno will soon carry narcan. narcan kits will be issued to all officers within the next few weeks... once they complete training. the drug reverses the effects of an overdose caused by opioids... including synthetic fentanyl. it can be administered intravenously or injected into muscle. it can also be used as a nasal spray. the use of narcan by officers has become more widespread as opioid addiction becomes more common. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ...the remains of u-s troops killed in the korean war... have now been returned. we have the latest on that story... after the break.
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continuing our coverage of the wildfire buring in shasta county.. the carr fire has grown overnight... and is just 6-percent contained. fire fighters are working against the heat and winds. (james)(darya) welcome back. let's get a check of the weather this morning... very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda
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counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend.
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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 ) police are investigating a series of armed robberies that happened in an east bay bart station parking lot. a man robbed two people... one at gunpoint at the fruitvavle bart station wednesday morning. four other cars were also burglarized. one woman notifed a station agent after she was walking inside the garage that same morning.. and a car pulled up to her. the recent spike in crime is frightening commuters who take bart every day to work.
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cameras to try to identify the robber. (terisa) in the east bay... the driver responsible for killing a cyclist in crockett has turned herself in to police. the victim... christopher bunag.. was biking along san pablo avenue on tuesday when he was hit. police say kylie derksen did not stop and bunag died at the scene. she is being charged with felony vehicular manslaughter and suspicion of felony hit and run. but bunag's sister still has questions. (terisa) bunag's family says he was a seasoned rider. he was the vice president of the
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hercules cycling club... and always wore protective gear. derksen is now being held on 100-thousand dollars bail. (terisa)breaking overnight... decades after their deaths, u- s soldiers are now on their way back home. north korea released the probable remains of troops who fought during the korean war. reporter john lawrence has the story. nat sound of drum rolla somber ceremony at osan air base in south korea friday morning. one-by-one, the remains of u-s soldiers were handed over.....fifty-five cases in all.this ceremony occurring on the anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended hostilities in the korean war. this return is one of the commitments north korean leader kim jong un agreed to when he and president trump met last month in singapore. president trump/no font needed "now i have a great relationship. i think, i think with chairman kim and i think a lot of good things are going to happen."while mister trump trumpeted positive things about pyongyang......"for nine months no nuclear tests, no
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rockets going up, no missiles going over japan. we got our three hostages back." (applause)vice president mike pence remains reserved."there is no escaping the plain fact that north korea's leadership has exacted unparalleled privation and cruelty upon its people for decades." time will tell what will happen with the relationship between the u-s and north korea.....but for now, the white house says it is "encouraged by north korea's actions and the momentum for positive change." it could take months, maybe years, before the remains are identified.a formal repatriation ceremony is scheduled for august first.i'm john lorinc reporting. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... it's a growing dangerous trend across the bay area -- sideshows. now drivers are burning rubber at a ánew east bay location. ( james )and... police in the east bay are using license plate reading cameras to track plate reading cameras to track down criminals. try jack's new $3 sauced & loaded fries.
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up a notch with jack's new $3 sauced & loaded fries. very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will
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still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. (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
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101 ( terisa ) also in the east bay... police in fremont say they have arrested a man responsible for burglarizing several cars. fremont police arrested armani phillips. this all started back on july 9th... police responded to the parking lot of city sports club along farwell place. they say multiple cars had been burglarized there. the suspect took a wallet, bank cards and a laptop from at least one car. police used license plate readers to track a suspicious car in the area. that car- police say belonged to phillips. ( terisa )coming up next... deadly and destructive wildfires are burning across california... leaving several dead and destroying thousdands of acres. kron 4s sara stinson tells us the latest details... after the break.
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you...and mom also gets aoss shoppiback-to-school bag? that's yes for less. ross has the brands you want for back to school. and it feels even better when you find them for less. at ross. yes for less. (james)(darya) welcome
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back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will
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again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. 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 ) just in to the kron 4 news room... two people are dead and two others injured after an overnight shooting in oakland. it happened just after 11:00 last night on the 24-hundred block of 73rd avenue. when officers arrived on scene they found 4 people suffering from gunshot wounds. two of them died. the other two are in the hospital. there is no word on their condition this morning. police are still looking for the shooter. ( james ) we continue to follow breaking news this morning... the carr fire -- burning in shasta county -- is forcing thousands of people to flee for their lives. ( terisa ) 2 firefighters are now dead. kron 4's sara stinson joins us live in studio with the latest. sara... ( sara ) that's right we have just learned the devastating news that a second firefighter has died fighting the carr fire - all we know is that he or she was a redding firefighter working to save their own community. the first crew member to die in this fire was found just last night- he was a private
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contractor and a dozer operator. at least three firefighters are injured.this fire is threatening the lives of thousands of people in shasta county.take a look at the video of the flames...the carr fire has burned nearly 45-thousand acres and since the wildfire doubled in size it is now only three percent contained. cal fire has just confirmed 65 structures have been destroyed, 55 have been damaged and almost five thousand homes are threatened right now.governor jerry brown issued a state of emergency for the carr fire. here is a map of the area - you can see just how close it is to the city of redding. it started to burn west of redding on monday and grew in size closer to redding within the last 24 hours. a scary situation as dozens of neighborhoods have evacuated, the city has a population of 92-thousand people, but we don't have an exact number of how many people have been
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forced to evacuate just yet. we'll bring you the latest right here on the kron 4 morning news. back to you. ( james ) with many fires raging across the state.. fire officials want people to start protecting their homes now instead of waiting for when it could be too late. according to officials... fires are normally a problem in august and september but this year they have been dealing with fires since april. fire marshall robert marshall says its not too late or too early to prepare for a fire. he says homes should have a 30-foot defensible space.. where all the brush and dead grass is clear. it's also recommended to clean the gutters consistenly and make sure trees are not touching homes. marshall says the biggest plan you should have prepared is your evacuation.
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informed about wildfires throughout the state with our kron 4 mobile app. stay connected to breaking news by downloading the app and opting in for push alerts... like the one we sent this morning notifying you that a second firefighter died while batteling the carr fire in shasta county. ( james ) san francisco mayor london breed took an impromptu tour of one of the grittiest parts of the city. the mayor says she wanted to see what people in these areas experience every day. the mayor talked to the director of the "fix it" program about the problems that exist south of market... and what's being done to correct them. she walked several blocks around 6th street and mission to get a first hand look at the grime on the streets -- homelessness -- and the hypodermic needles that litter the ground. ( james ) the mayor is proposing
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safe injection sites to get needles and addicts off the streets while also giving them a place where they can ask for help getting clean. she's hoping to make safe injection sites a reality by the end of the year. ( terisa ) c-h-p in napa have arrested a man for child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child. the suspect... kenyatta norwood... was pulled over by police for speeding on highway 29. the officers say norwood.. who is a parolee... was driving a stolen car. during a search... officers found digital media depicting child pornography and molestation. the children depicted in the pornographic acts were later rescued by c-h-p. ( terisa ) police are investigating a shooting threat.. made at a veterans affairs campus in palo alto. it happened on miranda avenue near page mill road. police responded to reports of an active shooter thursday morning. officials say, they swept the campus but did
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ánot find anything. a spokesperson says the campus resumed regular activities an hour later. police say they do not know who made the threat but take them very seriously. ( terisa ) a parking lot in an east bay marina is becoming a popular spot for illegal sideshows. now people who live there are concerned that someone is going to get hurt. this is video of one of those sideshows at mulford point in the san leandro marina. a man who lives at the marina shot this video from his boat. he says illegal sideshows in this parking lot have been a problem for as long as he can remember. ( terisa ) police say they do patrol the area frequently to try to
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stop the sideshows and prevent anybody from getting hurt. ( terisa ) police in benicia arrest a man with the help of a c-h-p air plane... after he's seen shooting a rifle in the benicia state recreation area. these are pictures from that plane. the c-h-p air plane found the shooter and two other men and directed police to their location. all three men were detained but only the shooter was arrested. ( james ) a big story this morning... the search for a missing university of iowa student... who is from oakland... has led authorities to a hog farm. authorities spent hours at the farm. they are treating this as a criminal case and they have been since the beginning. mollie tibbetts has been missing for more than a week. her brother is the last family member to see her alive. he says he dropped her off at her boyfriend's house last wednesday. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... housing prices just keep going up in the bay area. we're taking a look at one of the hottest areas.
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend.
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(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 ( lydia ) happening today... it's the start of the gilroy garlic festival.
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( terisa ) happening today... it's the start of the gilroy garlic festival. ( james ) the fun starts at 10 this morning. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live. lydia...
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( james ) thanks lydia. very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. 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 ( james ) students are graduating high
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school on time. that is according to the california department of education. according to state officials the oakland unified school district saw their graduation rate increase by nearly 5%. in 2017 the district had a graduation rate of more than 70%. district officlas say not only are more students graduating on time but fewer students are dropping out as well. (terisa)here in the bay area... it looks like the real estate market could be slowing down... and a lack of inventory may be the reason. as kron four's rob fladeboe reports now, single-family homes, if you can find one,
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just keep going up in price. jim bolton/better homes and garden real estate "...there is some seasonality, july is a big vacation month..."san mateo based realtor jim bolton says inventory is down but prices arestill going up.jim bolton "...houses still sell quickly and they are selling for more than the asking price, typically..."indeed, median prices in june for existing homes in the nine county region have seen double- digit gains over a year ago, to $920,000, but sales dropped 9-point-2 percent according to the real estate data firm core logic. i asked bolton to weigh in on that.jim bolton "....we are seeing some degree of variability, by that i mean price increases versus price decreases, so we're seeing a bit moe decreases which may be be an indication of what some are seeing as a softening of the market..."but not here in san mateo county, where the median sales price in june for single family homes was 1.5 million.nats (sales video)
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bolton has the listing for this home in montara. it has five bedrooms and an ocean view. jim bolton '......things are little less expensive out on the coast, it's about 3100 square feet, priced at about 2.1 million, that seems like a lot and it is for some people but based on a cost per square foot, this house is very reasonably priced..."bolton expects the montara home to sell quickly. he says the average sales price for the 400 homes sold so far this month in san mateo county rose by 6 percent. most had multiple offers and sold quickly.jim bolton "...the economy in the area is boomin silicon valley is going gang busters, the bo tech industry in south san francisco is gangbusters, unemployment is at 2 percent, there is still a big demand for housing here..."a demand that will remain high, even as affordability may be chasing
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some buyers away, until the supply of inventory can catch up. in san mateo rob fladeboe kron4news ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... the a's are making a playoff push... after sweeping the rangers in texas.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) very warm temperatures continuing today r inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. ( james ) bay area baseball... and the a's just keep on winning.. after sweeping the rangers in texas. there was no come from behind drama in this game. but it was close. oakland won 7-6. the a's all star closer blake treinen picked up his 27th save of the year. the a's have won 6 straight. up next... the a's are in colorado taking on the rockies. first pitch is 5:40. (terisa) coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... deadly wildfires are burning across california... destroying thousdands of acres.
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we'll have the latest in a live report. (terisa)plus... a string of robberies at a bart station has riders on edge. details on this frightening crime spree. (terisa)and... mayor london breed gets a first hand look at some of the issues... facing the city of san francisco. ♪ ♪ you are many different things in one amazing package, and t.j.maxx gives you the freedom to express every one. with our unique mix of must-have brands at must-buy prices,
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darya folsom..(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will
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still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. 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
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101 ( james ) just in to the kron 4 news room... two people are dead and two others injured after an overnight shooting in oakland. it happened just after 11:00 last night on the 24-hundred block of 73rd avenue. when officers arrived on scene they found 4 people suffering from gunshot wounds. two of them died. the other two are in the hospital. there is no word on their condition this morning. police are still looking for the shooter. ( james ) breaking news this morning... we are
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learning new numbers from the carr fire -- burning in shasta county -- that is forcing thousands of people to flee for their lives. ( terisa ) the fire has grown to more than 44-thousand acres burned.. and its only 3- percent contained. page rivera joins us now from shasta county with the latest.
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( terisa ) happening now... evacuation orders are still in place for the marsh fire -- burning in clayton.( james ) but the fire is now 75- percent contained. kron 4's will tran joins us this morning.
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will... will tran/clayton-calfire is still sitting at 75 percent containment. it was at 75 in the overnight hours as well but don't worry. calfire is making a lot of progress that full containment could happen by tonight or early tomorrow. they had to pull back some of their crews in the overnight hours because trees were falling..and given what's going on at the carr fire..calfire didn't want to see any firefighters injured or killed. mandatory evacuations could be lifted as the fire is no longer advancing. still at 247 acres. too early to tell the cause of the fire. some of the weary firefighters could be sent north to help with the carr firein clayton will tran
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kron 4 news ( james ) in mariposa county... thousands of homes and yosemite national park are now in danger... after the ferguson fire changed direction. the fire has grown to more than 45- thousand acres..those are new number just into the newsroom. and now people living in the area say they feel uneasy. one firefighter has died and seven others have been injured on the job. forest officials say high temperatures are making it challenging for crews... as they have to take special
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precautions to stay safe. this morning... the fire is 29- percent contained. ( james ) governor brown has also declared a state of emergency for riverside county as the cranston now threatens several communities east of los angeles. more than 11-thousand acres have burned... and the fire is only 3-percent contained. officers say this fire was one of five fires intentially set. on wednesday... authorities arrested brandon mcglover. ( james ) we're keeping you informed about wildfires throughout the state with our kron 4 mobile app. stay connected to breaking news by downloading the app and opting in for push alerts... like the one we sent this morning notifying you that a second firefighter died whil batteling the carr fire in shasta county. ( terisa ) breaking news from overnight... in the south bay... a c-h-p officer is injured while on duty. it happened around 3:45 this morning on clayton road just east of the san jose city
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limits. when officers arrived on scene the found a truck towing a smaller electric cart. when officers approached the driver of the truck... the truck sped away. and the cart the was being towed got left behind... rolled down hill and hit the officer in the leg. that officer isexpceted to be okay bt the c-h-p is still looking for the driver of the truck this morning. ( terisa )new this morning... jurors are now deliberating the fate of a man accused of shooting 2 people who were inside a car. this is video of sadel wilkes being arrested in oakland last october. the shooting happening last september at the industrial parkway onramp to 880 in hayward. witnesses say wilkes walked up to a car stopped at a light... and started shooting. the bullets missed the victims but they still suffered some injuries wilkes is facing multiple charges -- including attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon. ( james ) still ahead on
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the kron 4 morning news... police in the east bay are using license plate reading cameras to track down criminals. ( james ) plus... it's a growing dangerous trend across the bay area -- sideshows. now drivers are burning rubber at a ánew east bay location. ( james ) and after the break... bart riders are on high alert after a string of robbies. we'll its happening. happening. (ácommer at at&t, we believe in access. happening. (ácommer the opportunity for everyone to explore a digital world. connecting with the things that matter most. and because nothing keeps us more connected than the internet, we've created access from at&t. california households with at least one resident who receives snap or ssi benefits may qualify for home internet at a discounted rate of $10 a month. no commitment, deposit, or installation fee. visit att.com/accessnow to learn more. very warm temperatures
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continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend.
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(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 ) police are investigating a series of armed robberies that happened in an east bay bart station parking lot. a man robbed two people... one at gunpoint at the fruitvavle bart station wednesday morning. four other cars were also burglarized. one woman notifed a station agent after
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she was walking inside the garage that same morning.. and a car pulled up to her. the recent spike in crime is frightening commuters who take bart every day to work.
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today... it's the start of the gilroy garlic festival. ( james ) the fun starts at 10 this morning. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us
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live. lydia...
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( james ) thanks lydia. ( terisa )( james ) and
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lets get a check of the forecast with john.. how's the garlic festival look this weekend?
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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
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than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( james ) c-h-p in napa have arrested a man for child pornography and sexual exploitation of a child. the suspect... kenyatta norwood... was pulled over by police for speeding on highway 29. the officers say norwood.. who is a parolee... was driving a stolen car. during a search... officers found digital media depicting child pornography and molestation. the children depicted in the pornographic acts were later rescued by c-h-p. ( james ) also in the east bay... police in fremont say they have arrested a man responsible for burglarizing several cars. fremont police arrested armani phillips. this all started back on july 9th... police responded to the parking lot of city sports club along farwell place. they say multiple cars had been burglarized there. the suspect took a wallet, bank cards and a laptop from at least one car. police used license plate readers to track a suspicious car in the area. that car- police say belonged to phillips. ( terisa ) police in
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benicia arrest a man with the help of a c-h-p air plane... after he's seen shooting a rifle in the benicia state recreation area. these are pictures from that plane. the c-h-p air plane found the shooter and two other men and directed police to their location. all three men were detained but only the shooter was arrested. ( terisa ) mountain view police have arrested a woman accused of trying to kidnap a toddler. investigators say schauntel gomez went up to a woman while wearing a mask and tried to take that woman's grandchild. she hit the grandmother in the head and started threatening the child's mother. gomez then gave up and took off without the child. police arrested gomez for attempted kidnapping, criminal threats, battery and possession of drug paraphernalia. ( james ) in the east bay... the driver police say responsible in the fatal hit and run of a cyclist in crockett has turned herself in to police. the victim... christopher bunag.. was riding his bike along san pablo avenue on tuesday when he was
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hit. police say kylie derksen did not stop and bunag died at the scene. she is being charged with felony vehicular manslaughter and suspicion of felony hit and run. but bunag's sister still has questions. ( james ) bunag's family says he was a seasoned rider. he was the vice president of the hercules cycling club... and always wore protective gear. derksen is now being held on 100-thousand dollars bail. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... mayor london breed gets a first hand look at some of the issues... facing the city of san francisco. now... she's talking about what needs
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to be done to fix them. ( james ) and after the break... a win for starbucks workers. the tasks that will now earn them some extra pay.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. (robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) coca-cola is raising its prices in response to the impact of president trump's recent tariffs. coke says the price hike is meant to compensate for increases in delivery costs and metal prices. it comes after trump imposed billions of dollars in tariffs on chinese goods earlier this year. coke is one of many caught in the cross fire of rising u-s trade tensions with china, mexico, canada, and the european union. tariffs on steel and aluminum are having an impact on companies including whirlpool, g-m, ford, and fiat-chrysler. ( terisa ) the califonria supreme court is ruling in favor of starbucks employees.
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workers must be paid for routine tasks they do off the clock including locking up or setting a store alarm. the ruling was unanimous and a big victoy for hourly workers. orginially... a district court rejected the lawsuit -- saying time spent on those tasks is minimal. ( terisa ) coming up... as deadly wildfires burn across the state... we're talking to fire officials about steps you can take to protect your home. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá)
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( terisa )(james) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic...
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple highs will again counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. 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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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toll to 101min from the less than 20 bridge drive richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) breaking news this morning... the carr fire -- burning in shasta county -- has turned deadly.( terisa ) we have just learned in the last hour that another firefighter has died. kron 4's sara stinson joins us live in studio with the latest. sara... ( sara ) two people have died while fighting the carr fire. we now have new information about the firefighters injured in the fire -- this one hits close to home -- three firefighters from marin county are being treated for burns. 37-year-old scott pederson, 34 year old tyler barnes and brian cardoza were assigned to structure defense when they all got caught in a sudden burst of flames. the first crew member to die in this fire was found just last night- he was
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a private contractor and a dozer operator. the second firefighter to die fighting the carr fire was a redding firefighter. the carr fire has burned nearly 45-thousand acres and since the wildfire doubled in size it is now only three percent contained. cal fire has just confirmed 65 structures have been destroyed, 55 have been damaged and almost five thousand homes are threatened right now. take a look at this map - you can see the 45 square mile fire the first sparked monday in shasta county. it's been burning just west of redding, but over night it grew to the outskirts of the city, a city with a population of 92-thousand people. we don't have an exact number of how many of those people have been forced to evacuate just yet, but we do know it's in the thousands. we are now joined by scott kenney with cal fire. scott thanks for joining us...
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( james ) joining us... thanks for scott cal fire. scott thanks for joining
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us... ( james )( james ) with many fires raging across the state.. fire officials want people to start protecting their homes now instead of waiting for when it could be too late. according to officials... fires are normally a problem in august and september but
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this year they have been dealing with fires since april. fire marshall robert marshall says its not too late or too early to prepare for a fire. he says homes should have a 30-foot defensible space.. where all the brush and dead grass is clear. it's also recommended to clean the gutters consistenly and make sure trees are not touching homes. marshall says the biggest plan you should have prepared is your evacuation.
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( terisa ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news.... the a's are making a playoff push... after sweeping the rangers in texas. ( terisa ) and after the break... more students in the east bay are graduating high school. we're taking a look at the number you could save energy
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just set the washing machine to cold. do your thing. with energy upgrade california. are so thick... so fluffy... so delicious... (whisper) karen, karen you've got to try this ...they're just too good not to share l'eggo your eggo (robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. accident nb 280 at magdelena blocking
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well along the coast expect temperatures similar today with just a slight dip weekend. ( james ) in the east bay... more students are graduating high school on time. that is according to the california department of education. according to state officials the oakland unified school district saw their graduation rate increase by nearly 5%. in 2017 the district had a graduation rate of more than 70%. district officlas say not only are more students graduating on time
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but fewer students are dropping out as well. ( terisa ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... mayor london breed gets a first hand look at some of the issues... facing the city of san francisco. now... she's talking about what needs to be done on the streets south of market.
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very warm temperatures continuing today for inland california including eastern
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contra costa and alameda counties where highs will again flirt with the triple digits. most inland areas will be slightly cooler than yesterday although highs will still peak well into the 90's. along the coast expect temperatures remaining quite similar today with just a slight dip expected into the weekend. no major hot spots. bay no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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ss 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 ) san ( james ) san ( james ) ( james ) san francisco
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mayor london breed took another impromptu tour of several blocks around 6th and mission to see what the streets look like. kron 4's maureen kelly talked to the mayor about what she hopes to accomplish with these visits. we are going to continue walking straight thru the allyes which continue to be a problem.mayor london breed walked with the director of the fix it program about the problems that exist south of market....and what's being done to correct them. their power washed ad hoc basis when we get a 311 call that's what we need to change the pair, along with a few of her staff and some members of the media got a first hand look at grime on the streets, homelesses, and the evidence of hypodermic needles that litter the ground. while there were some signs of people working to clean up....the mayor felt
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like more could be done.i've seen maybe four people five people clean up i'm not seeing any police officers i haven't seen anyone from the homeless out reach team i haven't seen anyone except a merchant doing power washing that's really my concern we know that is the hotspot for so many different things we know there are a lot of different places like this all over the city what i'd like to knowwhere people deployed in the middle of the day where they deployed in the middle of the night?recently she took a similar tour around the tenderloin. an aide says she plans to take similar unannounced strolls around trouble spots regularly i don't want want the departments to come and clean it up and make it look all nice i want to see it like it looks every day. i can't walk every block of this city every day but there is someone walking these blocks every day and they are seeing the dirt the feces and what is problematic in our city.after her stroll she said she plans to hire more people to clean the streets and help with homeless outreach...in addition to adding more resources...she said and she wants reallocate resources so that streets that are known problem areas to be steam cleaned daily...maureen kelly kron4 news.
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a parking lot in an east bay marina is becoming a popular spot for illegal sideshows. now people who live there are concerned that someone is going to get hurt. this is video of one of those sideshows at mulford point in the san leandro marina. a man who lives at the marina shot this video from his boat. he says illegal sideshows in this parking lot have been a problem for as long as he can remember. police say they do patrol the area frequently to try to stop the sideshows and prevent anybody from getting hurt. ( james ) bay area baseball... and the a's just keep on winning.. after sweeping the rangers in texas.
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there was no come from behind drama in this game. but it was close. oakland won 7-6... their 6th straight win. up next... the a's are in colorado taking on the rockies. first pitch is 5:40. ( james ) evan longoria is back in the giants lineup.... but his return from the disabled list wasn't enough to beat the brewers. milwaukee won this won 7-5. the two teams face off again tonight at a-t-and-t park. first pitch is 7:15. ( james ) now to bay area football.... the 49ers are back on the field ... fans in santa clara had the chance to check out the team's first training camp practice.( terisa ) kron 4's kim smith was there with the faithful in santa clara. you can see groups of fans out here at the first day of practice for the 49ers . you can see the fans behind me taking pictures and taking all that's to come with this new season.. and of course the 49ers are ready to push past
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all of the talk about how they ended last season and really get after showing and proving. today -- is the first day towards showing and proving... we saw an energetic group out on the field... it's always kind of like that first day of school feeling..everyone eager to get after it... jimmy g and the offense completing 4 of 9 passes... and the defense... already going for it on the back end... 2 interceptions today, coming when it's time to put the cameras down... richard sherman full go today for his first practice back.. defensive coordinator robert saleh worked with sherman in seattle... and he's enjoyed having some what of an assistant coach in sherman here with the niners....(sot) (saleh: he was talking to me in the entire practice about little things little indicators that our offense gives and just little things here and there.. but he's so into it mentally regards to football... athletically he looks the same.. and he'll tell you he's a little rusty but he looks great and we're excited to have him.)reuben foster continued to take first team reps... despite an upcoming suspension... shanahan and saleh both say he will continue to go with
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the ones and they will start addressing who will step in for him during that 2 game suspension when it gets closer to the season... but for now,, he is allowed to practice and play in preseason games..the players are itching to put on the pads... that starts on saturday...in santa clara... kim smith kron 4 sports### ( james ) the raiders will have their first practice today in napa the big question is wheter oakland will offer khalil mack a new deal... to end his holdout. coach john gruden and the star pass rusher have yet to speak since gruden took the job. a report says gruden made an attempt to get in contact with mack... but to no avail. the three-time pro bowler is currently in the last year of his rookie deal and is holding out for more ( terisa ) coming up after the break... tom cruise accepts another impossible mission... we're taking a look at what's new in theaters this weekend.
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( james ) it's tom cruise versus the teen titans. the 6th installment in the "mission: impossible" series heads to theaters today.( terisa ) rick damigella has a preview of what's new at the box office. (nat music "mission: impossible" theme)"mission: impossible - fallout" commands the highest production cost of the series to date, partly due to the stunt related injury tom cruise suffered during filming. industry watchers for variety say the movie is estimated to open to between 50 and 65 million dollars domestically. deadline adds that "fallout" is looking at a 135 million dollar global opening, which would mark a new record for the franchise. "they're really making movies about every super hero!"sure seems like it! "teen titans go! to the movies" sees d-c comics' adolescent heroes jumping from the t-v screen to the big screen. the movie has been enjoying very positive reviews, with pundits predicting an opening weekend ranging between 13 and 19
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million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. seven day (darya)that's it for us this morning... that's it for us that's it for us this morning... our next newscast is at 5 o clock tonight. (james)don't forget, you can stay connected on our mobile app, kron four dot com and on our facebook and twitter our facebook com and on kron four dot our mobile app, connected on you can stay
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