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tv   KRON 4 Early News  KRON  August 23, 2018 4:00am-7:01am PDT

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(robin) good morning and thanks for joining us for the kron 4 morning news.im robin winston. lets start this morning with a check on weather and traffic. much like yesterday we have
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more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. 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
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880 to 101. richmond bridge drive no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) hurricane lane is nearing
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hawaii. the category four storm is expected to make landfall on the island over the next few days. reporter john lorinc has the details. hurricane lane is coming toward hawaii.mayor kirk caldwell/honolulu"we're using a lot of caution here, to be safe. and we're asking all of you to be safe too."this is the second time in as many weeks a hurricane is threatening the aloha state. gov. david ige/d-hawaii"i just signed a request for a presidential disaster declaration."governor david ige has also issued a state of emergency.and people across the islands have a sense of
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urgency.anne harrison/oahu resident"we saw that it's coming nearer than we thought to oahu, so trying to prepare." they've been stocking up ahead of hurricane: leaving grocery store shelves bare...gov. david ige/d-hawaii"be prepared to shelter and place 14 days of food and supplies and water, medicine, other necessities."residents are also getting their homes ready for potentially life- threatening conditions.local forecasters say lane is bringing destructive winds....some areas could see up to 20-inches of rain, leading to flooding and landslides.the hurricane is expected to move west as it approaches the island....the sharpness of the turn will play a large factor with lane's impact on hawaii.gov. david ige/d-hawaii"state facilities are queued up and can be available should more shelters be needed and so we will be monitoring that carefully."this would be only the fifth named storm to hit hawaii in nearly sixty years. i'm john lorinc reporting.
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( robin )( john ) and we have team coverage of hurricane lane. john shrable is tracking it from the weather center. john... ( robin ) ( robin ) thanks john. back here at
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home.... rescue crews from the menlo park fire department are now in hawaii. 3-dozen people were sent to help with recovery efforts if needed. everyone loaded up on a bus and flew out of sfo yesterday... taking 40-thusand
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pounds of equipment, and 2 search dogs. the team is made up of rescuers with advanced search and rescue capabilities. ( robin ) recuse teams from san diego and washington are also on the way to hawaii. each team will be stationed on different islands . ( robin )and we are tracking 'hurricane lane' on kron-4 dot com. there you will find an interactive map.... as well as full forecasts of conditions around hawaii... it's all at kron-4 dot com. and always stay connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. happening now... police are looking for more victims after a man is arrested for inappropriately touching a 17- year-old girl during a concert at shoreline ampetheater in
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mountain view. police arrested 25-year-old jordan williams. they say the incident happened on the lawn area of the ampetheater during a charlie puth concert back on august 17th. the victim told police that williams may have inappropriately touched other women in the area. ( robin )also happening now... police in berkeley are looking for man who attacked another man with a metal pipe at berkeley's people's park. police say after the attack... the man dropped the pipe and walked south through the park. the victim is expected to be okay. police do not have a detailed description of the attacker. ( robin )a north bay woman is recovering this morning... after she says she was brutally attacked by a ride share driver. kron 4's hermela aregawi talked to her exclusively and has the details. an uber ride turns violent i get in the car like i always do. i say, hello, you know, how are you? i noticed he has
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both of his earphones on. erica says she was going from vallejo to her job in san francsico last thursday around 8:30 in the morning..it was just one of multiple rideshares she takes on an average day.but she says.. this one wasn't like any other. he takes the wrong freeway exit. i tried to get his attention then but of course he couldn't hear me then because he had his earphones on. we're driving, driving driving and we get to where the gps is telling him to turn and he doesn't turn. so i finally get his attention. i had to snap my fingers to get his attention. that's when he went off, don't ever snap your f'n fingers in front of me and just get the f out and then i know, next thing i know, i'm getting punched in my mouth. he just turned around reached back and started punching me erica called 911... and so did the driver.. who she says claimed she broke his glasses. according to her.. the police suggested they do a citizen's arrest since they were both claiming being attacked.she went to her job as a currier
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afterwards.. but eneded up in the er after feeling ill. according to medical records.. she suffered a sprained neck.. contusion in her mouth.. and a loose tooth. i still have pain here in my jaws and it's radiating down to my neck back here and my back.we reached out to uber.. in statement the company says.. statement: "what the rider reported is deeply troubling. we immediately removed the driver's access to the app and will take the appropriate action." ( robin )that was hermela aredgawi reporting. according to erica... she and the driver have a civil court case set for late september. she's been out of work for five days now.. and doesn't know when she'll be able to ( robin )also in the north bay... two men who were accused of kidnapping and sexually assulting a woman from san francisco pleaded not guilty yesterday. sonoma county detectives say back in
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april the 24-year-old victim called a ride share company to take her home from bruno's in the mission district... and got into the wrong car. police say the driver... fredi lopez-flores.. and a man inside the car alejandro quintero... then took the woman to sonoma. she says she was beaten, choked and sexually assaulted by both the passenger and the driver. the woman eventually escaped the vehicle and was able to get the help of a safeway store employee. lopez- flores and quintero have a preliminary hearing october 12th. both men are being held in the sonoma county jail. (robin)coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... bay area law makers say preventing side shows remains a major challenge for police. but one oakland official thinks he has a way them. (robin)plus... a bay area county reporting its first case of measles in years... details on how to keep yourself safe. (robin)and... long lines and long wait times at d-m-v have
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been a hot topic lately. now - the director of the dmv is visting locations to see if progress is being made. (robin) and here's a live look outside...at the san mateo bridge. welcome back.
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checking in on your morning forecast. much like much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's
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and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101.
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richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) a bill requiring california prosecutors to erase or reduce
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thousands of marijuana convictions... now awaits governor jerry brown's signature. the bill was approved by the state legislature yesterday. it orders the state department of justice to identify eligible marijuana cases.... between 19-75 and 20-16 ... and send the results to the appropriate prosecutor. however ... most district attorney's tell kron four, they do not have the resources to review past convictions ... to identify eligible cases. ( robin )the man known as the "hefty heister" has been sentenced to five years in federal prison... for a series of northern california bank robberies back in 20-15 and 16. this is video of the high speed chase in lake county that led to the arrest of 34-year-old he admitted to robbing banks in pleasant hill, walnut grove, rohnert park, brentwood, and suisun city. the total stolen from those banks is believed to be less than 15- thousand dollars. krohn
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would enter a bank, hand the teller a note indicating that he had a gun, and demand money. krohn will be subject to three years supervised release after he serves his term. he has also been ordered to pay full restitution to the banks. ( robin )a bicyclist caught on camera... riding on the lower deck of the bay bridge. this happened monday night. you can see the bicyclist on a pink bike riding eastbound... in the middle during the commute. the woman was taken into custody. authorities say she was incoherent... and taken a mental health facility. ( robin )when it comes to preventing illegal sideshows... it doesn't look like much progress is being made. that's according to one oakland city leader, whose district is often the scene of the popular and dangerous sideshows.. kron4's haaziq madyun reports. (pkg)nats/sideshow/courtesy @yuungóqueen/twitterthis was the scene last weekend where 42nd ave meets the high street on ramp to the 880 freeway in
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oakland. an illegal sideshow in the intersection, nurous spectators in the street and on the on-ramp, blocking traffic in all directionssot this section of town is in oakland city council member noel gallo's district. he says preventing a sideshow from taking place on city streets remains a major challenge for law enforcement sotin fact he says other bay area cities are experiencing the same problem stopping sideshows before they get startedsotthe most effective
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deterent...impounding sideshow vehiclessotit is not clear if that message is getting out there or sideshow participants know they are taking a risk of getting their vehicles impounded and doing it anyway...in oakland haaziq madyun kron4news ( robin )california's dmv director made a visit to the bay area. this after horror stories of long lines and even longer wait times spread across the golden state. complaints were few and far between yestereday.. as director jean shiomoto was in san jose to explain what has been happening. many d-m-v offices ... like the one on senter road, are reporting shorter lines and considerably shorter waits. shiomoto says "efficiency teams" are moving between offices... gathering data and
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making changes to those transactions which take the most time. < '....we are working hard to reduce wait times by hiring additional staff to triage the lines and make sure the customers are prepared and have the right documents and make sure they don't stand in line unnecessarily...">( robin ) shiomoto (she-oh-moto) says a new sacramento- based command center is monitoring wait times... and making adjustments on the fly... that should helping reduce wait times for good. ( robin )amazon updated its voice assistant with a feature that can make alexa... more kid-friendly. the new version of alexa will ánot spill the beans about santa. when the feature is activated... you can ask alexa where babies come from... and the kid version tells youngsters to ask a grown-up. amazon says it worked with child psychologists for some of alexa's answers. some children advocacy groups have warned parents that the kid-
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friendly voice assistant puts children's privacy at risk. (robin) still ahead... hurricane lane is just hours away from reaching the hawaiian islands... and it is expected to pack a punch. we talk to people at s-f-o arriving from the big island.
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. much like yesterday we
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(robin) i'm tracking your entertainment headlines today. the well-worn plot of "a boy and his dog" gets a high-tech update in a new family opening this weekend. david daniel has a preview of "axl" (axel). "wow... what the hell are you?" that's "axl" (axel), a robotic dog designed for battle. "introducing a.x.l., the latest in military protection, featuring facial recognition, onboard weapons systems, and onboard pairing capabilities." but he runs away from his creators and "pairs" with "miles," played by alex neustaedter. he and "sara," played by pop star becky-g, vow to protect their new canine companion.(nat) "you wanna play? all right, let's go.""miles" is a motocross rider, though stunt-riders provided the film's acrobatics... to neustaedter's disappointment.(alex) "i didn't have too much moto experience, and i don't think the film really wanted to take any chances -- i wasn't allowed to do..."(becky) "he wanted to, very very badly!" (alex) "yeah, i was very persistent, but they didn't give me any leeway. but now i ride quite a bit, and i love it, yeah."they also came to love axl himself -- even forgetting he was a combination of robotics and
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puppetry.(alex) "but it just became really real to us, and we all just huddled around and loved this dog, just like it was one of our own."(becky) "you know when you speak to dogs, and you kind of change your voice, and their heads kind of tilt, you know, and they're trying to read you -- like, he would do that! it was, like, so amazing -- it was very, very real.""i need to know what it's doing.""it's evolving way behind expectation." (nat) "that's my dog. i want it back."(nat) "we're in this together." (nat) in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (robin) still ahead on the kron four morning news... a warning after someone with measles visited some popular spots in the east bay. details on where you might have been exposed. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday.
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( robin ) ( robin ) expected to reach the island
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for another day or two... and planes are still flying to and from hawaii. this is video of people preparing to check into their flights at honolulu's airport. many of those flights from hawaii are passing through the bay area... especially at sfo. kron 4's charles clifford talked to passengers who just flew in. natswednesday afternoon at sfo, passengers arriving from honolulu said that people were aware of hurricane lane, but not panicking. yet.sotit's a little bit to natswednesday afternoon at sfo, passengers arriving from honolulu said that people were aware of hurricane lane, but not panicking. yet.sotit's a little bit to soon tell how close it's going to hit.sotnot a big concern but definetly on people's radar it seems like. they also saw long lines at stores as people gathered up supplies.sotcostco is very busy and walmart is very busy. people are getting gas and water. toilet paper. just basic supplies.sotthe local costco was out of water
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already and so it sounds like supplies are running thin.ryan rodd and his fiance were in hawaii on vacation. they had heard there may be flight cancellations in the days ahead and they decided it was time to go home.sotit's going to be a big problem if it makes landfall.sotif a hurricane does hit that is something to be worried about it. you have to take it seriously.sotthe path of the hurricane seems to be a little closer to the island chain than past ones we've had. carolyn fujioka and her husband live in hawaii. they are headed to napa on vacation. they thought about cancelling the trip but decided to leave despite the danger the storm could pose to their house.sotwe thought about it but went ahead and did it. very often the hurricane isn't a direct hit. carolyn also says that her son lives in hawaii and will keep an eye on their home.sotwe left him in charge. ( robin ) and we are tracking 'hurricane lane' on kron-4 dot com. there you will find an interactive map.... as well as full forecasts of conditions around hawaii... it's all at kron-4 dot com. and always stay connected with push alerts from our free
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mobile app. ( robin ) a big story... the man accused of stabbing 18-year-old nia wilson to death at an east bay bart station could now face the death penalty. john cowell is facing a long list of charges for the murder of nia wilson and the stabbing of her sister... who survived the attack. the attack happened last month at the macarthur bart station in oakland. the d-a's move is one that experts say could complicate the case... and even make it harder on the victim's family. ( robin ) wilsons family was in court yesterday... but they left without saying anyting about the new development in the case. ( robin ) the man charged in the kidnapping and murder
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of bay area native mollie tibbetts... faced a judge in court wednesday. cristian rivera is facing a first degree murder charge in mollie tibbet's death. the judge increased his bond to five million dollars from one million. a criminal complaint alleges that rivera followed tibbetts while she was out for a run.... then abducted and killed her... and dumped her body in a field. immigration authorities said that there's no record of rivera entering the u.s. legally... despite claims from his defense attorney. mollie's family released a statement yesterday saying they're heartbroken... and asked for privacy. ( robin )for your health this morning.. for the first time in 3- years, contra costa county is dealing with a case of measles. kron 4's justine waldman has the warning health from officials. a nasty red rash, cough and high fever.. those are the tell tale signs of the measles. syptoms ususally appear 10 o 12 days after exposure.sot our concern is measles is very contagiousthe health
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department is not giving details on the patient...but the person did visit several popular places while infected... potentially putting other peopel at risk. this includes, the john muir hospital emergency room in walnut creek on august 11th. and chow restaurant in lafayette on august 14thsot only people there at the times it stays in the air for about an hour and then is no longer infectionsthe patient also traveled.. to sedona arizona on august 6th - 8th.and to santa monica august 8-10. health departments there....also sending out warnings to the sending out warnings to the public about the risks of exposure.measles is spread though the air.a vaccination is the best way to keep from getting and spreading the meales, according to the health department...which is working to identify anyone who may have been exposed.sot the communt member is no longer contangiousstandupanyone who is vaccinated is not at risk but people who are not and were at the same locations as
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the patient during the time windows should contact their doctor. in contra costa county justine waldman kron 4 news. (robin)coming up next on the kron 4 morning news ... the search is on for a missing 66-year-old local woman. the desperate plea from her family- next. (robin)plus.... verizon accused of slowing down internet access... for firefighters battling california's largest wildfire.
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a local fire department is accusing verizon of slowing down its internet service - right in the middle of the mendocino complex fire. kron4's dan kerman explains how it happened and the action being taken now . while battling the mendocino complex fire in and around lake county, santa clara county firefighters were unable to use communicate with each other or the public over the internet. in a declaration submitted to a federal judge, the county's fire chief says that's
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because his firefighters internet service provider verizon wireless throttled down their internet speed.sot capt bill murphy/santa clara county fire 23-32their ability to communicate that way using the internet was almost ineffective, reducing that speed down to 1/200th of what you would expectthe chief says "throttling was actively impeding county fire's ability to provide crisis response and essential emergency services." the chief submitted emails sent to verizon asking that the speed be restored, but verizon said "to get the data speeds restored (the fire department would need to move to a higher cost plan... ) first suggesting an increase from $37.99 to $39.99 and later a plan costing $99.99 verizon now says it "this was a customer support mistake..... we have a practice to remove data speed restrictions when contacted in emergency situations.... we
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should have lifted the speed restriction when our customer reached out to us." but santa clara county fire says there's a larger concern. they say the fcc's repeal of net neutrality, could lead to similar throtting of residents... and that they say is a safety concern, especially during a fire.sot thats a significant concern for us the public needs to access a lot of information during an emergency, how to get out where to go, what the incident is doing and so we rely on the public having access to that information on the internet.standup dan kerman/los altos hills 154-204 the fire department is keeping verizon but not wanting to put all their eggs in one basket, they have hired a second provider just in case there is another customer support mistake. in los altos hills dan kerman kron 4news. (robin) still ahead... his story went
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viral... now his life has changed forever. hear how the ááonce homeless man who was "hungry for success" landed a job.
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checking in on your morning forecast. much like yesterday we much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable
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weather stepping outside for your thursday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is
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less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less
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then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) ( robin ) police are searching for this
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missing 66-year-old woman. it has been six days since wamaitha (wuh-my-thuh) ka-bo- ga- miller was last seen... and there's still no sign of her. she was last seen at a market in east palo alto. kron 4's j.r. stone talked to family members and has the latest details on this story. sot...just want to say i love you if you're out there mom i want you to know that i love you mom and i care about you and i will never stop looking for you.nj kaboga-miller trying to reach out to his mother. 66 year old wamaitha kaboga-miller. a woman who is considered at risk and has not been seen since last friday morning.sot she hasn't driven for well over two months she's been pretty much disabled and wheelchair bound.that because of a major back surgery...but friday wamaitha got in her car
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and left her palo alto home around 9 in the morning. she can then be seen in this surveillance video purchasing cigarettes at the country time market on university avenue in east palo alto. a transaction that took a very long time because of her health condition.sot she was wearing jewelry that was well into the thousands she had a checking account with lots of money as well as cash so that could be def an idea that someone might want to rob her or steal her car...kawaitha's sons have been looking everywhere for their mother. someone who has been on pain medication because of her back. she hasn't made any bank or credit card transactions since this purchase on friday but they are holding out hope that she is still alive...sot my fear is that she out out there alone maybe she is hungry or needs food.kawaitha's car is also missing. it's a 2002 mercedes benz, license plate d-
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p-2-4-1-l-u. if you have seen that car or kawaitha police are hopeful that you will call them. in palo alto, j.r. stone kron 4 news. ( robin )the young man standing on a street corner handing out resumes in silicon valley a few weeks ago, has landed a job! we first brought you this story yesterday during our morning newscast. kron 4's michelle kingston talked to the young man... on his dream come true. (mk)michelle kingston, mkingstonnews"this is the spot where david stood just last mont handing out resumes ... unaware that in just a matter of minutes -- his life would change."nats- "thank you, thank you, appreciate it."this was david casarez just a few weeks ago ...homeless -- hungry for success -- handing out resumes in mountain view. david casarez, east palo alto "it's been a long process from being on the streets to standing on the street corner holding that sign you know just hoping that someone would
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take a look at me and give me an opportunity."a woman posted his picture on twitter and it went viral -- companies like google, facebook and pinterest started reaching out ... his calendar full of interviews. and this ... is david now. david casarez, east palo alto "it worked! i don't think it's crazy. if it worked, it's not crazy.you follow your dreams wherever they take you."david just accepted an offer with white fox defense -- a drone airspace management company ... where he'll be building their website and working on software development -- exactly what he came to california to do ... david says they were one of the first to reach out to him after the tweet went viral. david casarez, east palo alto "i wasn't expecting any of this to blow up and then it just blew up and it's just been a blessing."david -- thanking the young woman who posted his picture -- grateful for what she did.david casarez, east palo alto "because of her i've been blessed with opportunities
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that have come my way and it's been a very overwhelming experience in a positive way." that woman -- couldn't be happier to hear that her photo helped land david a job. jasmine scofield, redwood city "i was just so happy and i was overwhelmed with joy i cried right at my desk."david starts his new job on monday.in palo alto, michelle kingston, kron 4 news. ( robin )homeless people in stockton can soon catch a break. they'll have a chance to pick up litter on caltrans property starting in october for minimum wage. under a newly approved agreement between the city and caltrans... up to 125 people a year will be hired. the groupús executive director says their staff will also provide housing for 45 clients. workers will get minimum wage... sick leave... and if needed, mental wellness, substance abuse, and educational help. (robin) coming up at 5 on the kron four morning news... the u-s has issued a travel warning to those traveling to
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mexico... after eight bodies were found in the streets of cancun. that story coming up in the next hour.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping thursday. ( robin ) ( robin ) ( robin )coming up at 5 on the
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kron 4 morning news... people in paradise getting prepared, as a major hurricane is barreling their way. we have the latest on the category four storm heading for hawaii. ( robin )plus... this man is behind bars this morning... after inappropriately touching an underage girl during a concert... and there may be ámore victims. more on that story in a live report. ( robin )and... bay area law makers say preventing side shows remains a major challenge for police. but one oakland official thinks he has a way to reduce them.
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aggressive yellow. pretty great, huh? if you're a banana. i find it very...appealing. new kellogg's raisin bran with bananas. two scoops meet real banana slices. i've done a great job of raisin ya. good morning i'm darya
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folsom..( james ) and i'm
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james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable
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weather stepping outside for your thursday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) breaking news... we are following a stabbing that happened at the warm springs bart station this morning. ( james ) kron 4's will tran is live in fremont. breaking breaking news.. a
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man was stabbed at a warm springs bart station in fremont early this morning. bart polcie say the stabbing happened on the access road in the station's parking lot around 2:30 this morning. service at the station is unaffected but access to some of the entrances and parking lots will be limited. the stabbing victim was taken to a local hosptial. we have a crew on the way to the scene.. and we will get the latest on the investigation when they arrive. ( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out ( darya ) happening now... hawaii is bracing for hurricane lane. the category 4 storm is expected
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to make landfall over the next few days. now the state's governor is telling people to have 2 weeks worth of food and water. kron 4's mark carpenter has the latest from hawaii.
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( james ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the storm. ( james ) we're also tracng hurricane lane tracking we're also ( james ) ( james ) we're also tracking we're also ( james ) tracking hurricane lane on
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kron-4 dot com. you'll find an interactive map... and see the weather conditions in hawaii. it's all at kron-4 dot com. nd always stay connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. ( darya ) happening now... police are looking for more victims after a man is arrested for inappropriately touching a 17-year-old girl during a concert at shoreline ampetheater in mountain view.( james ) kron 4's sara stinson joins us live this morning. sara... ( sara ) police arrested 25-year-old jordan williams. they say the incident happened on the lawn area of the ampetheater during a charlie puth concert back on august 17th. the victim told police that williams may have inappropriately touched other women in the area.
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( james ) thanks sara. ( james ) also happening now... police in berkeley are looking for man who attacked another man with a metal pipe at berkeley's people's park. police say after the attack... the man dropped the pipe and walked south through the park. the victim is expected to be okay. police do not have a detailed description of the attacker. ( darya ) in the south bay... santa clara county is getting more than 2-million
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dollars in federal grants to repair flood damage. more than a million dollars will go to neighborhoods in san jose.. impacted the coyote creek flood in 2017. 11-thousand people were forced out of their homes... and several mobile home parks were submerged. the rest of the money is going to the county... as reimbursement for road repairs. ( darya ) new this morning. eight people are without a home after a fire ripped through two apartment complexes overnight in downtown concord. firefighters were not able to save a dog that died in the fire. crews say there is major damage to both apartments. ( james ) this week... mollie tibbetts would have started her sophomore year at the university of iowa. instead... her family and childhood friends in the bay area are in mourning. the man accused of killing tibbetts -- cristhian rivera -- was in court yesterday. he's charged with first degree murder and the judge upped his bail from 1-million to
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5-million dollars. police say rivera followed tibbetts while she was out for a run... he then abducted and killed her.... and dumped her body in a field. immigration authorities say there is no record of rivera entering the u-s legally... despite claims from his attorney. ( james ) new this morning... vallejo police say a man found dead under a truck had drugs in his system... including meth and cocaine. this an update to a story we first told you about tuesday morning. a woman found 47-year-old bill veikoso under truck. police believe he was laying on road... when the woman hit him and kept driving. he was dragged for nearly a mile -- and was dead when she found him in her driveway. the woman is cooperating with the investigation. she is not expected to be arrested for veikoso's death. ( darya ) police in san jose are investigating an armed robbery at the 7-eleven on 6th street. the robbery happened yesterday afternoon around 2:30. the victim said he was held at
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gun point and forced to withdraw money from various a-t-m's. the victim was not injured. ( darya ) breaking international news.... isis has claimed responsibility for a knife attack in paris this morning that has left two people dead. officials say the terrorist attack was motivated by calls from the isis leadership to attack civilians in countries at war with the extremist group. just hours ago, isis urged followers to attack enemies everywhere, including in knife attacks. police shot and killed the terrorist. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... a warning this morning as a bay area county reports its first case of measles in years. details on how you keep yourself safe. ( james ) plus... the man charged in the killing of 18-year old nia wilson could face the death pentalty. we have the latest on those developments. ( james ) and after the break... the u-s has issued a travel warning to
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air quality advisory has been extended through the weekend... because of the wildfires burning in northern california. so if you can... stay inside with the windows closed... and set air conditioners to re-circulate. ( james )( darya ) welcome back to the kron 4 morning news. let's get a check of the forecast.
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday.
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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.
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( darya ) a big story... the man accused of stabbing 18-year-old nia wilson to death at an east bay bart station could now face the death penalty. john cowell is facing a long list of charges for the murder of nia wilson and the stabbing of her
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sister... who survived the attack. the attack happened last month at the macarthur bart station in oakland. wilson's family was in court yesterday... but they left without saying anything about the new development in the case. ( james ) 4 your health this morning.. for the first time in 3-years... contra costa county is dealing with a case of measles. ( darya ) kron 4's justine waldman has the warning health from officials. a nasty red rash, cough and high fever.. those are the tell tale signs of the measles. syptoms ususally appear 10 o 12 days after exposure.sot our concern is measles is very contagiousthe health department is not giving details on the patient...but the person did visit several popular places while infected... potentially putting other peopel at risk. this includes, the jo muir hospital emergency room in walnut creek on august 11th. and chow restaurant in lafayette on august 14thsot only people there at the times it stays in the air for about
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an hour and then is no longer infectionsthe patient also traveled.. to sedona arizona on august 6th - 8th.and to santa monica august 8-10. health departments there....also sending out warnings to the public about the risks of exposure.measles is spread though the air.a vaccination is the best way to keep from getting and spreading the meales, according to the health department...which is working to identify anyone who may have been exposed.sot the communt member is no longer contangiousstandupanyone who is vaccinated is not at risk but people who are not and were at the same locations as the patient during the time windows should contact their doctor. in contra costa county justine waldman kron 4 news. ( james )( james ) the u-s state department is issuing a travel advisory for mexico... after eight bodies were found in the streets of cancun. cancun has become increasingly dangerous - as drug cartels fight over territory. the 12-hour killing spree was
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between monday night and tuesday... in different parts of town. two of the bodies had been dismembered. another two were found in the trunk of a taxi. the murders did not happen near any beach- side resorts. but tourists are being discouraged from going into town. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... gun violence in the east bay is on the way down. ( james ) and after the break... a woman gets creative to get her boyfriend out of jail... and now they're both locked up. and here's a live look outside... bay bridge. mmercialá)(áábreakáá)
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. ( robin )( robin ) ( robin )
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) a woman is behind bars a woman is ( darya ) a woman is behind bars for helping her boyfriend escape from jail by posing as a deputy.( james ) maxine feldstein forged documents from the ventura county sheriff's office to prevent her boyfriend from being extradited back to california. her boyfriend... nicholas lowe was being held at the washington county detention center since july 14th for false impersonation.( darya ) feldstein is accused of calling the detention center and submitting phony paperwork to release lowe. the plan
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worked... until a real ventura county deputy called the jail and said he was just 2 hours away. feldstein and lowe were both caught and booked into the detention center. ( james ) coming up next... wait times are getting shorter. what the d-m-v is now doing... to get you in and out faster. ( will ) breaking news... we are following a stabbing that happened at the warm springs bart station this morning. flintstones. ♪
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) ( darya ) breaking news... we are following a stabbing that happened at the warm springs bart station this morning. ( james ) kron 4's will tran is live in fremont. breaking news.. a man was stabbed at a warm springs bart station in fremont early this morning. bart polcie say the stabbing happened on the access road in the station's parking lot around 2:30 this morning. service at the station is unaffected but access to some of the entrances and parking
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lots will be limited. the stabbing victim was taken to a local hosptial. we have a crew on the way to the scene.. and we will get the latest on the investigation when they arrive. ( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out ( james ) happening now... rain from the category 4 storm -- hurricane lane -- is hitting hawaii. shelters
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have opened on the big island... and more will open today on oahu. this morning... rescue crews from menlo park are now in hawaii. 3-dozen people were sent to help with recovery efforts if needed. everyone loaded up on a bus and flew out of s-f-o yesterday... taking 40- thousand pounds of equipment, and 2 search dogs. the team is made up of rescuers with advanced search and rescue capabilities. ( james ) recuse teams from san diego and washington are also on the way to hawaii. each team will be stationed on different islands . ( darya ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the storm. ( darya ) we're also tracking hurricane lane on kron-4 dot com. you'll
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find an interactive map... and see the weather conditions in the weather map... and see an interactive you'll find com.on kron-4 dot hurricane lane tracking we're also ( darya )
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( darya ) we're also tracking hurricane lane on kron-4 dot com. you'll find an interactive map... and see the weather conditions in hawaii. it's all at kron-4 dot com. nd always stay connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. ( james ) in the east bay... gun violence is
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down in oakland and a new study is crediting police. researchers say "operation ceasefire" has led to a 32- percent drop in gun homicides.. and a 43 -percent drop in gang shootings. the project was launched back in 20-12. during "operate ceasefire"... police, prosecutors and community leaders meet with gang members. ( james ) an oakland city leader believes there is not enough being done to prevent illegal sideshows. city council member noel gallo says the intersection of 42nd avenue and the high street ramp to the 88 freeway is a popular place for sideshows to happens. gallo says unless they know ahead of time the sideshow is going to happen its hard to take police action. but he believes impoudning the sideshow cars is the most effective way to stop them. ( james )
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gallo says oakland isn't the only city facing the sideshow problem.. they've moved to anitoch.. vallejo and even the bay bridge like last weekend. ( darya ) a bicyclist is caught on camera... riding on the lower deck of the bay bridge. this happened monday night. you can see the bicyclist on a pink bike riding eastbound... in the middle during the commute. the woman was taken into custody. authorities say she was authorities say she was incoherent... and taken a mental health facility. ( darya ) the man known as the "hefty heister" has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for a series of bank robberies. this is video of the high speed chase in lake county that led to the arrest of wesley krohn. he admitted to robbing banks in
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pleasant hill, walnut grove, rohnert park, brentwood, and suisun city between 2015 and 2016. krohn has also been ordered to pay full restitution to the banks. ( darya ) a bill requiring state prosecutors to erase or reduce thousands of criminal marijuana convictions... now awaits governor jerry brown's signature. the bill was approved by the state legislature yesterday. it orders the state department of justice to identify eligible marijuana cases... between 1975 and 2016... and send the results to the appropriate prosecutor. ( james ) in the south bay... the d-m-v's top official explains what's going on with those long lines and hours-long wait times. fortunately... complaints were few and far between at the d-m-v on senter road in san jose. that office is reporting shorter lines and considerably shorter waits. director jean shiomoto says efficiency teams are moving between offices.
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additional staff to triage the lines and make sure the customers are prepared and have the right documents and make sure they don't stand in line unnecessarily.">( james ) shiomoto says a new command center in sacramento is monitoring wait times... and making adjustments on the fly... and that's helping to reduce wait times for good. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... a bay area woman says her uber driver attacked her... for snapping her fingers. ( james ) plus... the a's fall short against the rangers... now they've dropped in the a-l west standings. ( james ) and next... guys -- let your wife sleep in this morning. turns out... she needs more sleep than you do. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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you might want to hit the snooze button. researchers in britain say women need more sleep than men... because women use their brains more actively. according to their study... women tend to multi-task more than men... so they need more sleep. researchers say women need about 20 more minutes of sleep a night. ( james ) coming up after the break... he has a job... and now we're hearing from the man who went viral... for handing out his resume on a bay area street corner. ♪
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on the new sleep number 360 smart bed. it senses your movement and automatically adjusts to keep you both comfortable. and now, all beds are on sale. save 50% on the new sleep number 360 limited edition smart bed. plus, free home delivery. ends saturday. ( robin ) checking bay
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area roads before you head out the door.. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min
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from the toll to 101
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday.
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( james ) only on kron 4... a north bay kron 4... only on ( james ) ( james ) only on kron 4... a north bay woman says she was brutally attacked by a rideshare driver. kron 4's hermela aregawi tells us what led up to the violence. an uber ride turns violent i
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get in the car like i always do. i say, hello, you know, how are you? i noticed he has both of his earphones on. erica says she was going from vallejo to her job in san francsico last thursday around 8:30 in the morning..it was just one of multiple rideshares she takes on an average day.but she says.. this one wasn't like any other. he takes the wrong freeway exit. i tried to get his attention then but of course he couldn't hear me then because he had his earphones on. we're driving, driving driving and we get to where the gps is telling him to turn and he doesn't turn. so i finally get his attention. i had to snap my fingers to get his attention. that's when he went off, don't ever snap your f'n fingers in front of me and just get the f out and then i know, next thing i know, i'm getting punched in my mouth. he just turned around reached back and started punching me erica called 911... and so did the driver.. who she says claimed she broke his glasses.
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according to her.. the police suggested they do a citizen's arrest since they were both claiming being attacked.she went to her job as a currier afterwards.. but eneded up in the er after feeling ill. according to medical records.. she suffered a sprained neck.. contusion in her mouth.. and a loose tooth. i still have pain here in my jaws and it's radiating down to my neck back here and my back.we reached out to uber.. in statement the company says.. ( james ) ( james ) that was hermela aregawi reporting for us this morning. erica says she and the driver have a civil court case set for late september. she's been out of work for five days now... and doesn't know when she'll be able to return. uber says it's still investigating the incident. ( james ) police need help finding the man who posed as a rideshare driver and sexually
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assaulted a woman in san mateo. this is a sketch of the man. the assault happened near highway 92 around 7 tuesday night. police say the man took the woman to a secluded area and sexually assaulted her. the woman was then able to get away and call 9-1-1. ( james ) yesterday we told you about the homeless man who was standing on a street corner handing out resumes... got a job... and now we are hearing from david casarez. david has accepted a job offer from white fox defense.. a drone airspace management company. he will be building their website and working on software. david says white fox was the first to reach out to him after the tweet went viral. he says he's grateful the woman posted the picture of him. ( james )
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david said he will start his new job on monday. ( james ) bay area baseball... and the a's are back in second place in the a-l west.( darya ) the a's wrapped up their series against the rangers with a loss. bottom of the ninth... the a's had the bases loaded. but the rangers' jose leclerc ended the game by striking out nick martini. ranger win 4-2. up next for the a's... they take on the twins in minnesota. first pitch is 5:10. ( darya ) as for the giants... they tried to fight their way back against the mets in new york. but it wasn't enough. top of the 7th... the giants' austin slater hit his first homerun of the season... cutting the mets lead down to one. but in the bottom of the 7th... the mets got the run right back. the mets won this one 5-3. the giants and mets wrap up their series this morning. first pitch is ( james )
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. ( robin )
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( darya ) coming up in the next hour... police are investigating a stabbing at an east bay bart station. we're live with the latest. ( darya ) plus... a man is behind bars... accused of groping a teen during a concert. now police are looking for more victims. ( darya ) and... hawaii is bracing for hurricane lane... which is now a category 4 storm. we're tracking the storm. (ácommercialá) (áábreakáá)
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(james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along sunshine into the afternoon will make for weather stepping outside for your thursday. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( darya ) breaking news...
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we are following a stabbing that happened at the warm springs bart station this morning. ( james ) kron 4's will tran is live in fremont. breaking news.. a man was stabbed at a warm springs bart station in fremont early this morning. bart polcie say the stabbing happened on the access road in the station's parking lot around 2:30 this morning. service at the station is unaffected but access to some of the entrances and parking lots will be limited. the stabbing victim was taken to a local hosptial. we have crew on the way to the scene.. and we will get the latest on the investigation when they arrive. ( james )
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( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá) breaking overnight ...a cafe in san jose catches fire.( james )kron 4's sara stinson is live at the scene with the latest for us.sara?
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( darya ) thanks sara. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( james ) also breaking news ... rain from the category 4 storm -- hurricane lane -- is hitting hawaii. shelters have opened on the big island... and more will open today on oahu. this morning... rescue crews from menlo park are now in hawaii. 3-dozen people were sent to help with recovery efforts if needed. everyone loaded up on a bus and flew out of s-f-o yesterday... taking 40- thousand pounds of equipment, and 2 search dogs. the team is made up of rescuers with advanced search and rescue capabilities. ( james ) ( james ) recuse teams from san
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diego and washington are also on the way to hawaii. each team will be stationed on different islands . ( james ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the storm.
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we're also tracking hurricane lane on kron-4 dot com. you'll find an
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interactive map... and see the weather conditions in hawaii. it's all at kron-4 dot com. nd always stay connected with push connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. ( darya ) happening now... police are looking for more victims after a man is arrested for inappropriately touching a 17-year-old girl during a concert at shoreline ampetheater in mountain view. police arrested 25-year-old jordan williams. they say the incident happened on the lawn area of the ampetheater during a charlie puth concert back on august 17th. the victim told police that williams may have inappropriately touched other women in the area. ( darya ) also happening now... police in berkeley are looking for man who attacked another man with a metal pipe at berkeley's
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people's park. police say after the attack... the man dropped the pipe and walked south through the park. the victim is expected to be okay. police do not have a detailed description of the attacker. ( darya ) in the south bay... santa clara county is getting more than 2-million dollars in federal grants to repair flood damage. more than a million dollars will go to neighborhoods in san jose.. impacted the coyote creek flood in 2017. 11-thousand people were forced out of their homes... and several mobile home parks were submerged. the rest of the money is going to the county... as reimbursement for road repairs. ( james ) new this morning. eight people are without a home after a fire ripped through two apartments overnight in downtown concord. firefighters were not able to save a dog that died in the fire. crews say there is major damage to both apartments. ( james ) this week... mollie tibbetts would have started her sophomore year at the university of iowa. instead... her family and friends in the bay area are in mourning. the man accused of killing tibbetts -- cristhian rivera -- was in
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court yesterday. he's charged with first degree murder and the judge upped his bail from 1-million to 5-million dollars. police say rivera followed tibbetts while she was out for a run... he then abducted and killed her.... and dumped her body in a field. immigration authorities say there is no record of rivera entering the u-s legally... despite claims from his attorney. ( james ) new this morning... vallejo police say a man found dead under a truck had drugs in his system... including meth and cocaine. this an update to a story we first told you about tuesday morning. a woman found 47-year-old bill veikoso under truck. police believe he was laying on road... when the woman hit him and kept driving. he was dragged for nearly a mile -- and was dead when she found him in her driveway. the woman is cooperating with the investigation. she is not expected to be arrested for veikoso's death. ( darya ) moving on to the south bay. police in san
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jose are investigating an armed robbery at the 7-eleven on 6th street. the robbery happened yesterday afternoon around 2:30. the victim said he was held at gun point and forced to withdraw money from various a-t-m's. the victim was not injured. ( darya ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... a warning this morning as a bay area county reports its first case of measles in years. details on how you keep yourself safe. ( darya ) plus... the man charged in the killing of 18-year old nia wilson could face the death pentalty. we have the latest on those developments. ( darya ) and the search is on for a missing 66-year-old local woman. the desperate plea from her family- next. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. ♪ flintstones! meet the flintstones. ♪
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♪ they're the modern stone age family. ♪ ♪ from the town of bedrock. ♪ meet george jetson. ♪ ♪ his boy elroy. with instant acceleration, electric cars are more fun to drive and more affordable than ever. electric cars are here. plug into the present. back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. no major hot
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spots. bay bridge wb 80 is no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. much like much like yesterday we have
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more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable
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weather stepping outside for your thursday. ( james ) thursday.
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( james )for your health this morning... a measles outbreak has hit contra costa county... after nearly 3-years. health officials say the person who spead the disease did visit several places in the east bay while sick... including the john muir hospital emergency room in
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walnut creek... and the áchow restraunt in lafayette. that patient also traveled to santa monica and sedona arizona, august 6th through the 10th. ( james ) that person is no longer contagious. symptoms of measles include red-like rashes, coughing, and high fever. health officals say if you have any of these symptoms... and were at any of the same locations as the sick patient... that you contact your doctor. ( darya ) a big story... the man accused of stabbing 18-year-old nia wilson to death at an east bay bart station could now face the death penalty. john cowell is facing a long list of charges for the murder of nia wilson and the stabbing of her sister... who survived the attack. the attack
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happened last month at the macarthur bart station in oakland. wilson's family was in court yesterday... but they left without saying anything about the new the case. ( darya ) happening now... police are searching foa missing 66-year-old woman. she was last seen in east palo alto six days ago. kron 4's j.r. stone talked to family members about the search efforts. sot...just want to say i love you if you're out there mom i want you to know that i love you mom and i care about you and i will never stop looking for you.nj kaboga-miller trying to reach out to his mother. 66 year old wamaitha kaboga-miller. a woman who is considered at risk and has not been seen since last friday morning.sot she hasn't driven for well over two months she's been pretty much disabled and wheelchair bound.that because of a major back surgery...but friday wamaitha got in her car and left her palo alto home around 9 in the morning. she can then be seen in this surveillance video purchasing
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cigarettes at the country time market on university avenue in east palo alto. a transaction that took a very long time because of her health condition.sot she was wearing jewelry that was well into the thousands she had a checking account with lots of money as well as cash so that could be def an idea that someone might want to rob her or steal her car...kawaitha's sons have been looking everywhere for their mother. someone who has been on pain medication because of her back. she hasn't made any bank or credit card transactions since this purchase on friday but they are holding out hope that she is still alive...sot my fear is that she out out there alone maybe she is hungry or needs food.kawaitha's car is also missing. it's a 2002 mercedes benz, license plate d- p-2-4-1-l-u. if you have seen that car or kawaitha police are hopeful that you will call
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them. in palo alto, j.r. stone kron 4 news. ( james ) in the south bay... the d-m-v's top official explains what's going on with those long lines and hours-long wait times. fortunately... complaints were few and far between at the d-m-v on senter road in san jose. that office is reporting shorter lines and considerably shorter waits. director jean shiomoto says efficiency teams are moving between offices. ( james ) shiomoto says a new command center in sacramento is monitoring wait times... and making adjustments on the fly... and that's helping to reduce wait times for good. ( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... gun violence in the east bay is on the way down. ( james )
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much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable
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weather stepping outside for your thursday. (robin) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. sw on sb 880 from 238 to alverado nill rd. ( darya ) (ááá2shotááá) in texas ... a man is seen trying to push someone else's child inside his vehicle.( james ) a witness could not believe what he was seeing ... that's when he pulled out his phone and started recording. < leave
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him alone >( james ) disturbed by what he saw ... the witness says he grabbed a hammer and approached the man. the man claimed the boy stole from his small grocery store ... and wanted him to be punished. ( darya ) the witness says the child ran home. a clerk from the store confirms that the boy stole from the store and it was captured on video. no word on whether the store owner could face charges.
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( will ) breaking news... we are following a stabbing that happened at the warm springs bart station this morning.
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(darya) lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable much like yesterday we have more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today.
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sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. 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 no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
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( darya ) breaking news... a man was stebebd overnight at the warm springs bart station. ( james ) kron 4's will tran is live in fremont. fremont. breaking news.. a man was stabbed at a warm springs bart station in fremont early this morning. bart polcie say the stabbing happened on the access road in the station's parking lot around 2:30 this morning. service at the station is unaffected but access to some of the entrances and parking
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lots will be limited. the stabbing victim was taken to a local hosptial. we have a crew on the way to the scene.. and we will get the latest on the investigation when they arrive.
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( darya ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out ( james )(ááálandingááá) happening now... rain from the category 4 storm -- hurricane lane -- is hitting hawaii. shelters have opened on the big island... and more will open today on oahu. john lorinc has more on how people are bracing for the storm. hurricane lane is coming toward hawaii.mayor kirk caldwell/honolulu"we're using a lot of caution here, to be safe. and we're asking all of you to be safe too."this is the second time in as many weeks a hurricane is threatening the aloha state. gov. david ige/d-hawaii"i just signed a request for a presidential disaster declaration."governor david ige has also issued a state of emergency.and people across the islands have a sense of urgency.anne harrison/oahu
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resident"we saw that it's coming nearer than we thought to oahu, so trying to prepare." they've been stocking up ahead of hurricane: leaving grocery store shelves bare...gov. david ige/d-hawaii"be prepared to shelter and place 14 days of food and supplies and water, medicine, other necessities."residents are also getting their homes ready for potentially life- threatening conditions.local forecasters say lane is bringing destructive winds....some areas could see up to 20-inches of rain, leading to flooding and landslides.the hurricane is expected to move west as it approaches the island....the sharpness of the turn will play a large factor with lane's impact on hawaii.gov. david ige/d-hawaii"state facilities are queued up and can be available should more shelters be needed and so we will be monitoring that carefully."this would be only the fifth named storm to hit hawaii in nearly sixty years. i'm john lorinc reporting.
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( james ) we're also tracking hurricane lane on kron-4 dot com. you'll find an interactive map... and see the weather conditions in hawaii. it's all at kron-4 dot com. nd always stay connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. ( darya ) in the east bay... gun violence is down in oakland and a new study is crediting police. researchers say "operation ceasefire" has led to a 32- percent drop in gun homicides.. and a 43 -percent drop in gang shootings. the project was launched back in 20-12. during "operate ceasefire"... police, prosecutors and community leaders meet with gang members. ( darya ) an oakland city leader believes there is not enough being done to prevent illegal sideshows. city council member noel gallo says the intersection of 42nd avenue and the high street ramp to the 88 freeway is a popular place for sideshows to happens. gallo says
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unless they know ahead of time the sideshow is going to happen its hard to take police action. but he believes impounding the sideshow cars is the most effective way to stop them. ( james ) the man known as the "hefty heister" has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for a series of bank robberies. wesley krohn was arrested in lake county after a high speed chase. he admitted to robbing banks in pleasant hill, walnut grove, rohnert park, brentwood, and suisun city between 2015 and 2016. ( james ) a bill requiring state prosecutors to erase or reduce thousands of criminal marijuana convictions... now awaits governor jerry brown's signature. the bill was approved by the state legislature yesterday. it orders the state department of justice to identify eligible marijuana cases... between 1975 and 2016... and send the results to the appropriate prosecutor. ( james ) still ahead on
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the kron 4 morning news... a bay area woman says her uber driver attacked her... for snapping her fingers. ( james ) coming up after the break... he has a job... and now we're hearing from the man who went viral... for handing out his resume on a bay area street corner. ( james ) and a bizzare scene on the bay bridge.we have the story ... coming up. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will make for comfortable weather stepping outside for your thursday. (robin)(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. ( james ) a bicyclist is caught on camera... riding on the lower deck of the bay bridge. this happened monday night. you can see the bicyclist on a pink bike riding eastbound... in the middle during the commute. the woman was taken into
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custody. authorities say she was incoherent... and taken a mental health facility. ( james ) coming up at 7 a.m. the u-s has issued a travel warning to those traveling to mexico. that's coming up in the next hour. you know when you're at ross shopping for backpacks... ...and mom also gets a back-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.
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...and you suddenly realizes you're really into art? that's yes for less. every trend. every room. on any budget. it feels even better when you find it for less. at ross. yes for less. ( john ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking hurricane lane.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya ) a north bay woman says she was brutally attacked by a rideshare driver... but the driver says she attacked him. the woman says she was going from vallejo to her job in san francisco. she says ... when she got in the car... he was wearing headphones in both ears. she says he took the wrong exit and she couldn't get his attention because of the headphones. then when he missed a turn... that is when she got his attention.
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me and just get the f out and then i know, next thing i know, i'm getting punched in my mouth. he just turned around reached back and started punching me. >( darya ) both the woman and the driver called 9-1-1. he claims she broke his glasses. and according to medical records... she suffered a sprained neck... a bruised mouth and a loose tooth. the woman says she has not been able to work for five days and a civil suit will go to court next month. uber says it's investigating the incident. ( darya ) police need help finding the man who posed as a rideshare driver and sexually assaulted a woman in san mateo. this is a sketch of the man. the assault happened near highway 92 around 7 tuesday night. police say the man took the woman to a secluded area and sexually assaulted her. the woman was then able to get away and call 9-1-1. ( james ) yesterday we told you about the homeless man who was standing on a street corner handing out
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resumes... got a job... and now we are hearing from david casarez. david has accepted a job offer from white fox defense.. a drone airspace management company. he will be building their website and working on software. david says white fox was the first to reach out to him after the tweet went viral. he says he's grateful the woman posted the picture of him. ( james ) david said he will start his new job on monday. ( james ) bay area baseball... and the a's are back in second place in the a-l west.( darya ) the a's wrapped up their series against the rangers with a loss. bottom of the ninth... the a's had the bases
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loaded. but the rangers' jose leclerc ended the game by striking out nick martini. ranger win 4-2. up next for the a's... they take on the twins in minnesota. first pitch is 5:10. ( darya ) as for the giants... they tried to fight their way back against the mets in new york. but it wasn't enough. top of the 7th... the giants' austin slater hit his first homerun of the season... cutting the mets lead down to one. but in the bottom of the 7th... the mets got the run right back. the mets won this one 5-3. the giants and mets wrap up their series this morning. first pitch is 10:10. (james) james adlib big board. ( james ) ( james ) ( james ) coming up in
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more cool and comfortable weather to look forward to today. it's back to the 70's and 80's inland with some more 60's along the coast today. sunshine into the afternoon will ( robin ) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( darya ) a company in minneapolis is thinking outside the box ... to allow their employees to care for every member of their family ... including pets.( james ) marketing firm nina hale now offers "furternity leave" for a "furternity leave" for a full week.this allows employees to work from home as they train new pets ... or take care of sick ones. the c-e-o of the company says "furternity leave" was one of the most requested needs for their workers. ( darya ) ( darya ) coming up in the next
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hour... police are investigating a stabbing at an east bay bart station. we're live latest. ( darya ) and... hawaii is bracing for hurricane lane... which is now a category 4 storm. we're tracking the storm.
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stabbed bart station in will tran is details. ( sara )an overnight jose cafe is suspicious. has the details ( james )and hurricane lane is now the biggest weather threat to hawaii in decades. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...

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