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tv   KRON 4 Early News  KRON  August 24, 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. high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will
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feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. toll to 101.
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( robin )breaking overnight... a united airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing. it happened at s-f-o around 1-40 this morning... after the pilot hit a flock of birds. this is a picture of the route the pilot took when turning the plane around back to s-f-o. that flight was about 4- hundred-and-50 feet in the air at the time. the pilot was able to dump some fuel and land the plane safely. right now mechanics are checking the aircraft for any damages. everyone who was onboard is expected to depart s-f-o later this morning
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around 8-45. ( robin )people in hawaii are making final preparations as hurricane lane moves closer to the islands. hurricane lane is now a category 3 storm... and a hurricane warning is in effect for hawaii and maui counties. moanike'ala (prono: mo-ah-ni- key - ah-lah) na-barro reports. with hurricane lane's threat looming - schools across hawaii county ordered to close up.at civil defense headquarters in hilo- officials are meeting around the clock.the timing of torrential downpours elevating concerns.talmadge magno/hawaii county civil defense:"we had some rain this weekend that created flooding so the ground is somewhat saturated specially on the east side."on and off rain ahead ofthe storm started moving in early in the day.forecasters say 10-15+ inches are possible.mountain view resident blane suganuma says flooding woes haven't put a damper on his day.blane suganuma/ mountain view resident:"this is big island it's rain. i live in rain areas all my life so manoa, all over, kahaluu. rain is rain."choppy surf didn't keep boogie boarders from sliding along black sands at punalu'u. norman hafenyager swims here each week. and says felt a change up in the ocean's temperature.norman hafenyager/
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swimmer"it's usually real cold spring water going in service in along the shoreline and today is just super warm all the way up to the shore." talmadge magno/hawaii county civil defense:"really concerned about the surge and high surf that might be created from the winds. pretty much mirroring our tsunami evacuation protocols if anything comes to that point." ( john ) and we have team coverage of hurricane lane. john shrable is tracking it from the weather center. john...
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( robin ) thanks john. back here at home... the bay area has deployed hundreds of people to different hawaiian islands to help. kron 4's ali reid joins has the latest on the red crosses efforts to help. pkgthe red cross has deployed over 200 volunteers to the hawaiian islands.on the ground, ready to work at evacuation centers, post landfall centers, do damage assessmentwith more than 1
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million people already seeing the first signs of hurricane lane ... a lot of families outside the hazard areas havve been advised to shelter at home.gonna be a serious flooding event. there's already a foot of rain in the big island. and serious flooding event we need people to prepare for. so helping people remember to stock up on supplies, stay out of water filled roadways until the govt gives an all clear. and pay attention to local resources for information.for those that have to head to an evacutation center, we've also pre- positioned supplies. cots, blankets, comfort kits, emergency supplies on the different islands ready to go but they have to go prepared... the government asks people to prepare for 14 days so they'll bring supplies for 14 daysthe red cross will be there for visitors that are stranded. with hundreds of thousands of tourists in hawaii during an event like this, that's also a population we plan foronce the storm is over ... more help will be readily available.this is a national operation. we'll deploy volunteers from maine to alaska to california to
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make sure we're ready in hawaii ( robin )that was kron 4s ali reid reporting. you can stay connected on breaking developments on hurricane lane with kron-4's mobile app. we are sending push alert updates on the storm. you can download it for free right now. ( robin )police need your help in identifying this man. he was at the warm springs bart station in fremont during the time of a stabbing. we first told you about this story yesterday. police say the man is a person of interest. he's described as a white or hispanic male, late 20's early 30's, about 5'8", 160-pounds, wearing a black sweat shirt with a san francisco giants logo on the left side of his chest, wearing a black knit cap. police say if you see him, don't approach him, instead give them a call
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to get that information to our dispatch center. if you see him anywhere near or in the city of fremont or any other city for that matter call 9-1-1 so they can make the arrest">( robin )bart officials say the stabbing victim remains hospitalized... in stable condition with non life threatening injuries. ( robin )new this morning... a south bay music teacher is arrested and accused of exposing himself to three of his students. william colvert has been employed at the almaden school of music and art in san jose for the last 10 years. colvert is accused of exposing himelf to three young girls while giving private lessons at the victim's homes. police say the incidents happened over the course of the last year. all of the girls were 10- years-old or younger. ( robin )alameda county prosecutors say they're now seeking the death penalty... for a man who killed a hayward police officer. it happened 3-years ago when 24-year-old mark estrada from oakland... shot and killed sergaent scott lunger. lunger had pulled estrada over for swerving through
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traffic... and almost hitting several cars. estrada's trial is scheduled to begin on november 26th. ( robin )in national news... a funeral is held for the three- year-old from georgia... who died at a new mexico compound. 11 other emaciated children rescued from the compound. that 3-year olds father... and four other suspects are now fighting for their freedom. reporter john lorinc has the details. all charges dropped.that's what the five adults accused of abusing children at a new mexico compound want.defense attorneys filed motions for their clients thursday.thomas clark/defense attorney"if these people were white and christian nobody would bat an eye at the idea of faith healing, or praying over a body. or touching a body and quoting scripture. but when black muslims do it, there seems to be something nefarious."the lawyers say the suspects have been in custody for more than ten-days without having a preliminary hearing. that's against the law in new mexico.one of the suspects.....siraj wahhaj.....is not going to be extradited to georgia for a
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custodial interference charge. the clayton county district attorney's office issued that statement this week.no word on what led to that decision. wahhaj is accused of taking his son, abdul ghani, from his mother in the atlanta area last year.the three-year-old's body was discovered earlier this month on what would have been his 4th birthday.thomas clark/defense attorney"he doesn't have to contend with that now, certainly the state of georgia can always charge him. he's already been charged, i believe, but all this means is that georgia is not coming to get him right now."i'm john lorinc reporting. --tag--children were found, malnourished compound. (robin)coming up on the kron 4 morning news ... a student kidnapped and robbed at gunpoint... near a popular bay area university. and the suspect is still on the loose... details on who police are looking for. (robin)plus... people from the big island are making their way to the bay area... to seek shelter from hurricane lane. we go to sfo and talk to evacuees. (robin)and... two convicted robbers now face murder charges in the death of an east bay restaurant owner. (robin) and here's a live look outside...at the san
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morning forecast. high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal
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across the bay. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 no major 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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) ( robin ) back to school activities have
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been halted aftean incident at san jose state university. as kron four's rob fladeboe explains the campus has been shaken by the robbery and kidnapping of a student. popular 7-11, just across the street from the university's busy south garage. the brazen, daylight crime putting a damper on the evening plans of sophomore hannah garzota who lives right around the cornerhannah garzota/sophomore "....last night i just stayed in my apartment and decided i wasn't leaving, i told my friends to just stay
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inside...."the victim was released unharmed but not before he was allegedly kidnapped and forced to withdraw cash from several atm machines around town. students and faculty were alerted to the incident, which has clearly gotten everybody's attention during the first week of school says spokeswoman pat lopes-harris. pat lopes-harris/san jose state university "....san jose state university is shaken by the incident that occurred yesterday, we are asking all of our students, faculty and staff to remain vigilant and call in any tips they might have in this case...."(full screen graphic)the suspect, who remains at large, is a male in his 20's, with a dark complexion and hair dyed yellow. he was wearing a grey, hooded sweatshirt, black pants with a white stripe and a jamz-brand grey backpack. students did not seem to be avoiding the 711 on thursday but they are on guard nonetheless.hannah garzota/student "....i have never encountered anything like that and i don't want to,
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but it's scary to know that this happened near campus and so close to where i live...." rob fladeboe/san jose "...in a statement the university said there are more surveillance camerasacross campus this year and an increase police presence on and around campus. there are also surveillance cameras both inside and outside the 711 but san jose police, which has jurisdiction in this case, has so far released no information about what the video might show. in san jose rob fladeboe ron4news (robin) two suspects were arrested wednesday for a homicide and robbery that occurred at a vallejo hotel monday. 22-year-old devonte hicks and 31-year-old jessica mccraven were arrested and booked into the solano county jail on suspicion of murder and robbery. police found the victim in the hotel room in the 1400 block of enterprise street just before 10 monday night.. his identity has not been released. ( robin )two convicted robbers
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now face murder charges in the death of a beloved east bay restaurant owner. the beating was captured on security camera. kron 4's justine waldman has details on how police tracked down the two suspects and reaction from the victim's family on the arrests. the surveillance video showing the assault on cindy le (lay) is sickening.in april, the 61 year old was attacked outside of her restaurant in alameda around 11pm she died a few days later.long time customers still miss her. sot oh she was just a delighton monday, alameda police arrested two ex-con's for her murder. 38-year old paul paez and 39-year old donte holloway both from oakland.police tracked them down using surveillance video, dmv databases, licence plate readers and cell phone data. court documents show that paez followed le after closing her restaurant in oakland to alameda.and he allegedly tried to steal her purse, when she resisted, he punched her in the face.which made her fall
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and hit her head on the sidewalk.holloway, the documents say, hit le and her daughters boyfriend who was with her, in the head with a metal pipe.documents show the holloway admitted to be there and swinging the pipe.sot it doesn't make it any better what happened happened we just want justice cindy's family asked that we not share any picture of her...but did send a statement to kron 4 after learning about the arrests: "this tragedy has been extremely difficult and painful for our entire family. however, the amount of love and support we have received from this community has helped ease our sorrows and helped restore our faith in humanity." "our family is still grieving over the sudden, and violent loss of our beautiful mother, wife, and sister. we now put faith in our legal system in obtaining justice for our loved one." (robin) still ahead still ahead on the kron
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four morning news... an east bay city wants to improve safety along a popular trail... by installing new security cameras. we tell you where it is after the break. temperatures will boost
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back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. (robin) i'm tracking your
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entertainment headlines today. an oscar winner seeks help, and some super-fans go for a record. here's david daniel with the hollywood minute. (nat)ben affleck -- back in rehab. a source close to the actor and director, who's been open about his struggles with alcohol addiction, tells c-n-n he's entered a rehab facility. affleck previously sought treatment in two-thousand-one, and again last year.courtesy universal studios hollywood"i see it! we can make it!""no, we can't!""why?""we're being... hunted!""run!"with "jurassic park -- the ride" about to become extinct -- universal studios hollywood is replacing it with a "jurassic world" ride next year -- super-fans devin and chelsea set out to break a record, by
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riding the attraction 62 times in one day!"yeah! oh, shut up. honey!"it took 13 hours, but they accomplished the feat... then devin threw in a plot twist, and proposed to chelsea, with a mosquito amber ring inspired by the movies. i told you they were super-fans! in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (robin) still ahead... people from the big island are making their way to the bay area... to seek shelter from hurricane lane. we go to sfo and talk to evacuees.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101.
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high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay.
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( robin ) some airlines are canceling flights as hurricane lane approaches hawaii. kron 4's dan kerman was at s-f-o, where he talked to some of those
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people traveling to hawaii... and some who have just returned home. sot cassandra gee/arrived at sfo from hawaii 00-03it was kinda scary becuase it was comingtravelers arriving at sfo from hawaii thursday were thrilled to be back on the mainland before hurricane lane hitsot karin lynn/arrived at sfo from hawaii 11-17i was supposed to leave tomorrow and i thought this doesnt look good so i escaped early and here i amsome actually left hawaii earlier than expected sot lule & chris tracey/arrived at sfo from hawaii 20-30the story is unpredictable we figured if we waited until friday we wouldnt get out it might be a day or several day and we would miss the california leg of the trip and some were arriving at sfo from hawaii, others were actually heading to the 50th statesoti'm going for a wedding despite warnings about the hurricane, these travelers had weddings to get tosot fred scarfk/flying to maui for a wedding 44-48the wedding is tomorrow, wow, and i feel really bad for this bridgesot jessica jaramillo/flying to the big island for a wedding 49-53its a family wedding i
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think we are going to have fun no matter what happens so we will be finestandup dan kerman/sfo 54-104while flights are currently heading out of sfo to hawaii, if you plan to be on one of them in the next 24 hours, best to check with your carrier before you leave the house. at sfo, dan kerman kron 4news ( robin )( robin )you can stay connected on breaking developments on hurricane lane with kron-4's mobile app. we are sending push alert updates on the storm. you can download it for free right now. ( robin )take a look at these pictures. police say these five suspects robbed the corte maderaapple store wednesday around noon. police say they rushed in and were only in the store for about one minute and managed to grab about 19 thousand dollars worth of goods and then fled out of the store. someone walking by was able to use their phone to take these pictures. police say they are woking on several tips.... and this latest crimes comes on the heels of several other thefts at apple ( robin )preliminary autopsy results show that iowa college student, mollie tibbetts, was
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killed by "multiple sharp force injuries". the autopsy also officially confirmed the body found in a corn field was that of the 20 year old tibbetts. a suspect was arrested in her slaying tuesday. he is now charged with first degree murder. investigators allege cristhian bahena rivera abducted tibbetts while she was out for a run. he then allgedly killed her and later disposed of the body on a farm. ( robin )joseph deangelo, the man accused of being the 'golden state killer', was back in court thursday. a noticeably thinner deangelo sat expression-less behind bars. he did not enter a plea for the 13 murder charges also the statute of limitations has long run out for charging the 72 year old with the rapes... so prosecutors are lodging 13 new related kidnapping for robbery charges. ( robin )u.s. representative duncan hunter and his wife margaret... have pleaded not
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guilty to charges that they illegally used his campaign account... for personal expenses. both appeared in federal court yesterday. and are accused of spending more than 250-thousand dollars on things ranging from family trips to italy, and hawaiito golf outings and school tuition. they essentially turned his campaign account into a household checkbook. a 47-page indictment was unsealed this week. the congressman represents the san diego area. bail was set at 15-thousand dollars for hunter... and 10-thousand dollars for his wife. prosecutors said bond could be set low because the hunters are living paycheck to paycheck. hunter claims the misuse of money was accidental. ( robin ) this is video of this is video of hunter
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leaving court yesterday. some allies believe he will manage to remain in congress while fighting the charges. ( robin )you may soon have to ask for a plastic straw to go with your drink at california restaurants. lawmakers sent governor brown a bill yesterday that would prohibit full-service restaurants from giving out straws. it wouldn't ban straws outright. restaurants would provide them... only if customers ask. the law would affect full-service restaurants... not fast food establishments. restaurants would be warned for first and second violations. after that they'll be fined up to 300 dollars each year. (robin)up next on the kron 4 morning news... an east bay city wants to make a popular trail safer. we tell you how they plan to keep an eye on visitors at all times. (robin)plus... controversy is brewing on the peninsula... over the plan to put up a "bikini barista" shop.
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>> dr. stanley: remember this: cannot change the laws of god. when he has visited you in some form of adversity and he brings you through that, that's like he has increased the strength of the foundation of your life and your faith in him. [music] a proposed coffee shop opening
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up in redwood city... would have their baristas serving in bikinis. this has some members of the community concerned. the provocative attire may not meet the zoning codes. kron 4's gabe slate spoke with city officials to learn more. just south of redwood city, on the corner of el camino real and dumbarton avenue in an unincorporated area of san mateo county there sits a small drive thru coffee shop called caffino that recently closed. a new owner, pink pantherz expresso is trying open a similar business, a drive thru coffee shop, but with a twist. the baristas at the pink pantherz expresso coffee shops are known for wearing very revealing bikinis. they are bikini baristas. sound from david j. canepa - san mateo county supervisor - fith district "i can understand neighbors being concerned" san mateo county
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supervisor david canepa says the city has taken quite a few concerns from community members. there are schools nearby and kids will be walking by the business. sound from david j. canepa - san mateo county supervisor - fith district "we have heard from the community they have spoken up against this" sound from tricia young - san mateo county resident "coffee is coffee i don't care, as long as not naked" tricia young has been coming to this drive thru coffee shop for years and says she will continue even if the baristas are in bikinis. sound from tricia young - san mateo county resident "if i had a better body maybe i would work there" a spokesperson for san mateo county told me the pink panterz business application is under review and they are working with the owner to make sure the business is in compliance with current zoning codes. depending on how revealing the bikinis are it might but the business in a classification of an adult business and no adult businesses are allowed to exist where the pink pantherz expresso currently is set to open. the owners of pink pantherz expresso coffee shops could not be reached for comment. in san mateo county, gabe slate kron 4 news.
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(robin)still ahead... with wildfires still burning across california... its causing poor air quality in the bay area. when we can expect to get some relief. (robin) live look outside... at the san francisco international airport.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) (robin) welcome back. checking in on your morning forecast. high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have
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enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. richmond bridge
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drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101. ( robin ) officials in el cerrito say
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they want to improve safety along a popular trail. they're hoping to intall 10 new security cameras along the ohlone greenway, which runs from berkeley to richmond. kron 4's charles clifford has the details. well, the ohlone greenway is four and a half miles long. it's a popular trail for walking, running, and biking. it's also used by commuters going to and from work. but, the trail has seen some problems over the years include in a homicide this past april near masonic avenue in albany. now the city of el cerrito wants to give the trail a safety upgrade.nats back in 2009, , the city of el cerrito installed 9 cameras along the ohlone greenway. they say the network has dettered crime and helped with the apprehension of suspects in crimes committed near the greenway. but after nearly a decade of operation, the camera's are showing their age. the plan now is to upgrade the existing cameras and install 10 new cameras between conlon avenue and san pablo avenue, at cutting boulevard and at fairmont avenue.the el cerrito police department say they are teaming up with other local law enforcement agencies to
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expand the network.soti didn't even know there were cameras along here.along the greenway on thursday, the new camera where welcome news.soti think surveillance cameras work well. sotsafety wise, i think it's a good idea.in addition to the camera's, people we talked said they would also like to see more police presence along the greenway.sotwhat i would like to see are police officers on bycicles. or small motor cycles. i think one time isaw a cop along here.el cerrito police also say that the cameras along the greenway will be compatible with contra costa county's new freeway safety initiative, a network of video cameras being installed along interstate 80 and highway 4. finally, now date has been released for when the new cameras will be up and running. in el cerrito, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( robin )california tourism officials are taking action ..... after a survey revealed they lost 20-million dollars in cancelled trips .. due to wildfires. they are teaming up with oregon and washington to reassure tourist it's safe
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to visit. the three states formed the west coast tourism recovery coalition. all three have faced major wildfires and skies clogged with smoke this summer. but they say less than 1 percent of the states' combined area has been affected. ( robin )hazy skies have become the new normal... as smoke from the wildfires continues to drift from the north... blanketing the bay area.. kron4's gayle ong spoke with air quality control officials who just issued a spare the air alert. this is the sight from all over the bay area --
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the bay area air quality management district,we are seeing smoke from the wildfires being trapped in the fog -- making the air quality unhealthy..in these conditions, zahedi recommends taking extra steps to protect your healthsomething howard hsu is doing..carol borden lives in mendocino county where the complex fire is still raging..she came out here to get away but finds herself still constantly reminded of the blaze..got until we got enjoy what we we're going to enjoy what we got until we got it."> (robin) coming up at 5 on the kron
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four morning news... after accidentally locking her baby inside a car... a mom calls 9-1-1 for help... only to be told... they can't help her. we tell you how that story ends... in the next hour.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. (robin) no major hot 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. ( robin ) ( robin ) ( robin )coming up at 5 on the kron 4 morning news... a plane makes an emergency
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landing at s-f-o. we're live from the airport with the details. ( robin )plus... a student kidnapped and robbed at gunpoint... near a popular bay area university... and the suspect is still on the loose... details on who police are looking for. ( robin )and... hawaii is bracing for hurricane lane... which is now a category 3 storm. we're tracking the storm in the next hour. ( darya ) we are following
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breaking news out of hawaii.... hurricane lane is hitting the island with strong winds and heavy rains.( james ) the storm is causing flooding and it's prompted voluntary evacuations. as much as 30-inches of rain could hit the island chain.( darya ) natasha (
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darya ) natasha ( darya ) natasha chen joins us live from the big island. natasha... the island of hawaii might be have been downgraded to a tropical storm warning,but hurricane lane is still going to be packing a punchgov.
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david ige/ (d) hawaii: "hurricane lane the island of hawaii might be have been downgraded to a tropical storm warning,but hurricane lane is still going to be packing a punchgov. david ige/ (d) hawaii: "hurricane lane still a dangerous and powerful storm. and so we are asking all of our residents statewide to pay attention listen to the updates and the forecast."the national weather service reports more than 19 inches of rain fell on the big island in a 24 hour period... causing mudslides and triggering floodingmore rain is still to come as lane moves slowly though the pacific at just 6-miles per hour.voluntary evacuations are in place for the north side of the island meanwhile on the more populated island of oahu... (nat)"attention attention! this is a hurricane warning!" the category 3 storm is generating large waves... and could make landfallmayor kirk caldwell/ honolulu: "with the storm surge again we we could see problems along our coastline want people to be aware."residents on all islands are asked to be prepared... stay alert...and not take this storm lightly, no matter where they livemayor alan arakawa/ maui county, hi: "as it get closer it gets more important that people shelter in place either at home or as designated evacuation shelter. we ask everyone to not go out if you don't have to -- stay at home." ( james ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the
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storm. no major hot ( james ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the storm. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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maze to sf. ( darya ) breaking news from overnight... a plane has to make an emergency landing about an hour after taking off from s-f-o.( james ) the plane was forced to turn around and return to san francisco after hitting a flock of birds. kron 4's sara stinson is live at s-f-o with the details.
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the united flig was headed to singapore until a flock of birds flew right into the plane with about 300 on board. the lot of the plane decided it would be safer to turn around to have the engine checked. take a look at this photo of the plane you can see there is some debris from the birds on the front of the plane. the boeing 787 dream liner took off from sfo around midnight for singapore and the birds hit at arojnd 450 feet altitude. the plane then dumped all of its fuel in the ocean to prepare for the emergency landing. you can see the flight path in this map. the pilot was able to land the plane safely back at sfo at around 1:45 in the morning. passengers say the flight staff handled the situation well. the plane is being inspected by mechanics right now. the singapore bound flight is expected to take off again at 8:45 this morning. hopefully this time the birds will get out of its flight path.
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back return the mood on the flight was not of an emergency flight it was handled pretty well but yeah apparently it was an emergency landing> ( james ) thanks sara. ( james ) new this morning... a south bay music teacher is arrested and accused of exposing himself to three of his students.( darya ) all of the girls were 10 or younger. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san jose. lydia...
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( james ) thanks lydia. we will check back with you through out the morning. ( darya ) in the east bay... alameda county prosecutors say they're now
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seeking the death penalty against the man who killed a hayward police office. mark estrada shot and killed sergaent scott lunger 3 years ago. lunger had pulled estrada over for swerving through traffic... and almost hitting several cars. estrada's trial is set to begin in november. ( darya ) police have arrested 2 people... for a homicide and robbery that happened at a vallejo hotel monday. 22-year-old devonte hicks and 31-year-old jessica mccraven were arrested and booked into the solano county jail. police found the victim in the hotel room in the 1400 block of enterprise street just before 10 monday night. his identity has not been released. ( james ) happening today... a fairfield father of 10... accused of child abuse... will be in court later this morning. jonathan allen is facing sex abuse... torture... and felony child abuse charges. he has pleaded ánot guilty. allen's children were removed from his home back in may... after they were found living in filth. the children are all under the age of 12. ( james ) in the east bay... police need your
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help finding this man. he is a person of interest in a stabbing that happened early yesterday morning... outside the warm springs bart station in fremont. we first brought you this story yesterday morning as breaking news. the station was closed at the time. so there were no passengers. the victim remains hospitalized with non life threatening injuries. ( darya ) the city of san jose is joining santa clara county firefighters in their lawsuit against verizon. verizon is accused of cutting internet speeds for firefighters battling the mendocino complex fire. that fire has grown to more than 415-thousand acres. it's now 74-percent contained. santa clara county's fire chief claims verizon "throttled" data speeds... and when he asked the company to restore those speeds... verizon offered a data plan that was almost twice as expensive. later this morning... an assembly committee will hold a hearing on the accusations against verizon. ( darya ) a heads up for
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bart riders in the east bay... buses will be replacing bart trains on the oakland stops this weekend while crews work on the tracks. you can see on this map... a bus will take riders from the 19th street oakland station ... to the west oakland station. crews will also be doing construction on the macarthur station. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... two people already convicted of robbery... are facing murder charges in the death of an east bay restaurant owner. ( james ) plus... they run in and get away with thousands. now police in the north bay need help catching these apple store thieves. ( james ) and after the break... a lot of bay area cities are already cracking down on the plastic straw... now the state of california is getting ready to do the same. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. checking the bay bridge commute on wb 80. your drive time is less than 30 min from the maze to fremont street
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plus, free home delivery. ends saturday. street (ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay.
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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 ) two convicted robbers now face murder charges in the death of a beloved east bay restaurant owner. the beating was captured on security camera.( james ) kron 4's justine waldman has details on how police tracked down the two suspects... and reaction from
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the victim's family on the arrests. the surveillance video showing the assault on cindy le (lay) is sickening.in april, the 61 year old was attacked outside of her restaurant in alameda around 11pm she died a few days later.long time customers still miss her. sot oh she was just a delighton monday, alameda police arrested two ex- con's for her murder.38-year old paul paez and 39-year old donte holloway both from oakland.police tracked them down using surveillance video, dmv databases, licence plate readers and cell phone data. court documents show that paez followed le after closing her restaurant in oakland to alameda.and he allegedly tried to steal her purse, when she resisted, he punched her in the face.which made her fall and hit her head on the sidewalk.holloway, the documents say, hit le and her daughters boyfriend who was with her, in the head with a metal pipe.documents show the holloway admitted to be there and swinging the pipe.sot it doesn't make it any better
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what happened happened we just want justice cindy's family asked that we not share any picture of her...but did send a statement to kron 4 after learning about the arrests: "this tragedy has been extremely difficult and painful for our entire family. however, the amount of love and support we have received from this community has helped ease our sorrows and helped restore our faith in humanity." "our family is still grieving over the sudden, and violent loss of our beautiful mother, wife, and sister. we now put faith in our legal system in obtaining justice for our loved one." ( james ) pictures. police say these five people robbed the corte madera apple store wednesday
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around noon. the group rushed in... and were only in the store for about a minute. but they managed to grab about 19-thousand dollars worth of merchandise. someone walking by was able to use their phone to take these pictures. police say they are working on several tips and this latest crimes comes on the heels of several other thefts at apple stores. this store was also a target for theives over a year ago. theives stole 24- theives stole 24-thousand dollars worth of merchandise then. ( james ) fire crews were able to quickly put out a fire that
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burned outside the tesla plant in fremont. flames burned cardboard and then a structure. no one was hurt and less than an acre of grass burned. no word yet on what sparked the fire. ( darya ) californians wanting a plastic straw with their drink might soon have to ask for one. assembly lawmakers sent governor brown a bill that would prohibit restaurants from handing out plastic straws... unless a customer asks for one. fast food restaurants would be exempt from the bill. california cities have already adopted even stricter rules. santa cruz has already banned the use of plastic straws in restauarants altogether. a similar ban goes into effect in san francsico next year. ( darya ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... officials are revealing new details about mollie tibbetts final moments... as her family gets ready to lay her to rest. ( darya ) and after the
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she put her baby in the car and her keys were in her diaper bag which she placed car. when she walked around the car she heard the doors locked. guyton says she immediately called 9-1-1 and they told her they don't send people to unlock cars or break windows. guyton said with no other choice she smashed her back window. guyton says the police have reached out to apologize but she wants to set the record straight.
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( james )( darya ) welcome back to the kron four morning news... lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic...
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high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) happening now... the bay area red cross has deployed hundreds of people to hawaii... as hurricane lane
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pounds the islands with rain. 200 people are now ready to help out. more than 1 million people are already feeling the effects of hurricane lane. meanwhile... a local task force has been deployed to oahu to help out with the disaster response. the menlo park-based group sent 36 members of its team to hawaii. they took almost 40- thousand pounds of gear with them. ( james )( james ) airlines are cancelling flights because of hurricane lane. united airlines and alaska airlines have canceled flights out of the bay area and sacramento... that were supposed to land in maui and oahu hawaiian airlines is also canceling all flights today. ( darya ) i am here in the weather center with john shrable who is tracking the storm.
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( darya ) ( 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. and always stay connected with push alerts from mobile app. ( darya ) a funeral for mollie tibbetts is set for this sunday. and now we're learning the iowa college student -- who grew up in the bay area -- was stabbed to death. tibbetts' body was found in a cornfield earlier this week. she had been missing since going on a jog back on july 18th. cristhian rivera led authorities to tibbetts' remains. he claims to
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remember getting angry at her and hiding her body... but not actually killing her. ( darya ) lawyers for the man acquitted in the 20-15 death of kate steinle want federal charges against their client delayed. steinle was walking on a san francisco pier with her father when she was shot and killed. garcia zarate was acquitted of murder and involuntary manslaughter... but convicted of being a felon in possession of a firearm. he faces federal charges for the same crime. being charged twice for the same crime is generally considered unconstitutional. the supreme court is set to hear a separate case challenging an exception to that rule. garcia zarate's lawyers want his case delayed until the supreme court rules on the separate case. ( james ) the man accused of being the golden state killer is facing charges across california... but prosecutors in sacramento will consolidate those charges into one case. joseph deangelo
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was in court yesterday. he's facing 13 murder charges. but the statute of limitations has long run out for charging the 72-year-old with the rapes of nearly 50 women during the 1970's and 80's. so prosecutors are charging him with 13 kidnapping-related charges. prosecutors have not decided whether to seek the death penalty. ( james ) california's attorney general is filing charges against two marin county landlords. they're accused of price gouging during last year's tubbs fire. pamela kelley and scott parke are accused of raising the rent on their property from 49-hundred dollars a month... to 95-hundred a month. attorney xavier becerra said using emergency situation to squeeze money from consumers is a disgrace and will not be tolerated. ( james ) california has lost 20-million dollars... as tourists cancel vacations because of wildfires. now tourism officials are taking action. they're teaming up with oregon and washington to
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reassure tourist it's safe to visit. the three states formed the west coast tourism recovery coalition. all three have faced major wildfires and smoky skies this summer. but they say less than 1 percent of the states' combined area has been affected by fires. ( darya ) in the east bay... the city of el cerrito wants to improve safety along a popular trail... by installing 10 new security cameras.( james ) kron 4's charles clifford has the details. well, the ohlone greenway is four and a half miles long. it's a popular trail for walking, running, and biking. it's also used by commuters going to and from work. but, the trail has seen some problems over the years include in a homicide this past april near masonic avenue in albany. now the city of el cerrito wants to give the trail a safety upgrade.nats back in 2009, , the city of el cerrito installed 9 cameras along the ohlone greenway. they say the network has dettered crime and helped with the apprehension of suspects in crimes committed near the greenway. but after nearly a decade of operation, the camera's are showing their
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age. the plan now is to upgrade the existing cameras and install 10 new cameras between conlon avenue and san pablo avenue, at cutting boulevard and at fairmont avenue.the el cerrito police department say they are teaming up with other local law enforcement agencies to expand the network.soti didn't even know there were cameras along here.along the greenway on thursday, the new camera where welcome news.soti think surveillance cameras work well. sotsafety wise, i think it's a good idea.in addition to the camera's, people we talked said they would also like to see more police presence along the greenway.sotwhat i would like to see are police officers on bycicles. or small motor cycles. i think one time isaw a cop along here.el cerrito police also say that the cameras along the greenway will be compatible with contra costa county's new freeway safety initiative, a network of video cameras being installed along interstate 80 and highway 4. finally, now date has been released for when the new cameras will be up and running. in el cerrito, charles clifford kron 4 news. ( darya ) still ahead...
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some bay area colleges have an amazing offer for new students... free tuition. ( darya ) and next... this might ruin your friday night. why you might want to stay away from alcohol... for good. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland
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for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. ( robin ) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james )( james ) ( james ) 4 your health
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this morning... áno amount of alcohol is good for you. that's according to a new study that found no amount of liquor, wine or beer is safe for your overall health. alcohol is the leading risk factor for disease and premature death in men and women between the ages of 15 and 49... accounting for nearly one in 10 deaths. this study contradicts previous studies that have focused on possible health benefits of drinking alcohol in moderation. ( james ) coming up after the break... coffee shop plans are brewing up controversy in the bay area -- and it's all because of what the baristas will be wearing. this is not a bed.
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before you head out the door.. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll
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to 101 toll to 101
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( robin ) a proposed ( robin ) toll to 101min from the toll to 101 ( james )( james ) a proposed a proposed coffee shop
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opening up in redwood city... would have their baristas serving in bikinis. this has some members of the community concerned. the provocative attire may not meet the zoning codes. kron 4's gabe slate spoke with city officials to learn more. just south of redwood city, on the corner of el camino real and dumbarton avenue in an unincorporated area of san mateo county there sits a small drive thru coffee shop called caffino that recently closed. a new owner, pink pantherz expresso is trying open a similar business, a drive thru coffee shop, but with a twist. the baristas at the pink pantherz expresso coffee shops are known for wearing very revealing bikinis. they are bikini baristas. sound from david j.
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canepa - san mateo county supervisor - fith district "i can understand neighbors being concerned" san mateo county supervisor david canepa says the city has taken quite a few concerns from community members. there are schools nearby and kids will be walking by the business. sound from david j. canepa - san mateo county supervisor - fith district "we have heard from the community they have spoken up against this" sound from tricia young - san mateo county resident "coffee is coffee i don't care, as long as not naked" tricia young has been coming to this drive thru coffee shop for years and says she will continue even if the baristas are in bikinis. sound from tricia young - san mateo county resident "if i had a better body maybe i would work there" a spokesperson for san mateo county told me the pink panterz business application is under review and they are working with the owner to make sure the business is in compliance with current zoning codes. depending on how revealing the bikinis are it might but the business in a classification of an adult business and no adult businesses are allowed to exist where the pink pantherz expresso currently is set to open. the owners of pink pantherz expresso coffee shops could not be reached for comment. in san mateo county, gabe slate kron 4 news. ( darya )( darya )
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( darya ) new this morning... the contra costa community college district is offering free tutition for first-time full-time students effective august 27th. students must attend contra costa college... diablo valley college and los medanos college. the district will provide free tuition for a full year to eligible students under the california college promise. studnets must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units.. and maintain a g-p-a of 2.0. ( james ) bay area baseball... and for the second game in a row... the a's come up short.( darya ) top of the 2nd...
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khris davis hit his 39th home run of the season... giving the a's a 1-0 lead. but the twins took control in the 4th... scoring 3 runs to make it a 5-2 game. the twins won this one 6-4. the a's and twins face off again tonight in minnesota. first pitch is 5:10 ( darya ) the giants picked up a win against the mets in new york. and madison bumgarner was the hero in this game. madbum pitched 8 innings... striking out 8 and giving up just 1 run. he even helped himself at the plate... iving in a run with a double in the 4th. giants won this one 3-1. the giants are back home tonight... taking on the texas rangers. first pitch is 7:15. ( james ) coming up in the next hour... a fast car and a school bus ... involved in a dramatic crash.we have the video.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) ( robin ) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. maze to sf. min from the less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) in theaters today...
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melissa mccarthy is on the trail of a serial puppet killer in "the happytime murders." the "r" rated comedy is directed by brian henson... who is the son of the late "muppets" creator -- jim henson. ( darya ) coming up at 6 on the kron 4 morning news... a plane makes an emergency landing at s-f-o... after hitting birds. we're live from the airport with the details. ( darya ) plus... a south bay music teacher is arrested and accused of exposing himself to his young students. ( darya ) and... hawaii is feeling the effects of hurricane lane.... as the category 3 storms causes flooding. we're live in hawaii with the latest.
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well well well, what have we here? a magical place... that's lookin' to get scared! with bats...and ghouls... and cars in disguise. i've cast quite a spell now... you won't believe your eyes! (laughter) the spell is cast. halloween time is back with spook-tacular experiences in disneyland and disney california adventure parks! (laughter) ( darya )(ááá2 shotááá)
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good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. we begin with breaking news on hurricane lane.now a category three storm ... but still posing a big threat to the islands.( darya ) as people brace for the storm ... justin lum shows us the conditions in downtown honolulu. ( justin )(ad lib on conditions) here's some video we want you to see... viewers from all over hawaii have sent us footage...you can
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see how wind is starting to pick up to 40 miles per hour... some residents 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 drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the richmond bridge drive min from the toll to 101 ( darya )
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toll to 101 min from the less than 20 bridge drive less than 20 min
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from the toll to 101 ( darya ) breaking ( darya ) breaking news from overnight... a plane has to make an emergency landing about an hour after taking off from s-f-o.( james ) the plane was forced to turn around and return to san francisco after hitting a flock of birds. kron 4's sara stinson is live at s-f-o with the details. the united flight was headed to singapore until a flock of birds flew right into the plane with about 300 on board. the pilot of the plane decided it would be safer to turn around to have the engine
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checked. take a look at this photo of the plane you can see there is some debris from the birds on the front of the plane. the boeing 787 dream liner took off from sfo around midnight for singapore and the birds hit at arojnd 450 feet altitude. the plane then dumped all of its fuel in the ocean to prepare for the emergency landing. you can see the flight path in this map. the pilot was able to land the plane safely back at sfo at around 1:45 in the morning. 1:45 in the sfo at around 1:45 in the morning. passengers say the flight staff handled the situation well. the plane is being inspected by mechanics right now. the singapore bound flight is expected to at 8:45 this morning. hopefully this time the birds will get out of its flight path.
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( james ) thanks sara. ( james ) ( james )(ááá2 shotááá) now to breaking news out of the east bay. a deadly crash involving a semi-truck closes a busy intersection.( darya ) kron 4's will tran is live at the scene with the impact of this crash.will what do you see?
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intersection of san pablo avenue and richmond parkway is expected to be closed for some time because of traffic collision investigation.
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( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning.now lets go to robin with a check of traffic. ( darya ) in the east bay... alameda county prosecutors say they're now seeking the death penalty against the man accused of killing a hayward police office. prosecutors say mark estrada shot and killed sergaent scott lunger 3 years ago. they say lunger had pulled estrada over for swerving through traffic...
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and almost hitting several cars. estrada's trial is set to begin in november. ( darya ) police have arrested 2 people... for a homicide and robbery that happened at a vallejo hotel monday. 22-year-old devonte hicks and 31-year-old jessica mccraven were arrested and booked into the solano county jail. police found the victim in the hotel room in the 1400 block of enterprise street just before 10 monday night. his identity has not been released. ( james ) happening today... a fairfield father of 10... accused of child abuse... will be in court later this morning. jonathan allen is facing sex abuse... torture... and felony child abuse charges. he has pleaded ánot guilty. allen's children were removed from his home back in may... after they were found living in filth. the children are all under the age of 12. ( james ) in the east bay... police need your help finding this man. he is a person of interest in a stabbing that happened early yesterday morning... outside the warm springs bart station in fremont. we first brought you this story
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yesterday morning as breaking news. the station was closed at the time. so there were no passengers. the victim remains hospitalized with non life threatening injuries. ( darya ) the city of san jose is joining santa clara county firefighters in their lawsuit against verizon. verizon is accused of cutting internet speeds for firefighters battling the mendocino complex fire. that fire has grown to more than 415-thousand acres. it's now 74-percent contained. santa clara county's fire chief claims verizon "throttled" data speeds... and when he asked the company to restore those speeds... verizon offered a data plan that was almost twice as expensive. later this morning... an assembly committee will hold a hearing on the accusations against verizon. ( james ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news... two people already convicted
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of robbery... are facing murder charges in the death of an east bay restaurant owner. ( james ) plus... they run in and get away with thousands. now police in the north bay need help catching these apple store thieves. ( james ) and a south bay teacher ... accused of exposing himself to students. lydia is live from san jose with the details. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. bay bridge wb 80 sluggish at the tolls you could save energy
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hurricane lane moves closer to the islands.( james ) hurricane lane is now a category 3 storm... and a hurricane warning is in effect for hawaii and maui counties. moanike'ala (prono: mo-ah- ni- key - ah-lah) na-barro reports. with hurricane lane's threat looming - schools across hawaii county ordered to close up.at civil defense headquarters in hilo- officials are meeting around the clock.the timing of torrential downpours elevating
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concerns.talmadge magno/hawaii county civil defense:"we had some rain this weekend that created flooding so the ground is somewhat saturated specially on the east side."on and off rain ahead ofthe storm started moving in early in the day.forecasters say 10-15+ inches are possible.mountain view resident blane suganuma says flooding woes haven't put a damper on his day.blane suganuma/ mountain view resident:"this is big island it's rain. i live in rain areas all my life so manoa, all over, kahaluu. rain is rain."choppy surf didn't keep boogie boarders from sliding along black sands at punalu'u. norman hafenyager swims here each week. and says felt a change up in the ocean's temperature.norman hafenyager/ swimmer"it's usually real cold spring water going in service in along the shoreline and today is just super warm all the way up to the shore." talmadge magno/hawaii county civil defense:"really concerned about the surge and high surf that might be created from the winds. pretty much mirroring our tsunami anything comes to that point." (darya)(james) ( john ) welcome back.
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lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that
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have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably
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sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. maze to sf. min from the less then 30 bridge wb 80 is spots. bay no major hot across the bay. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james )( james ) ( james ) two convicted robbers now face
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murder charges in the death of a beloved east barestaurant owner. the beating was captured on security camera. kron 4's justine waldman has details on how police tracked down the two suspects and reaction from the victim's family on the arrests. the surveillance video showing the assault on cindy le (lay) is sickening.in april, the 61 year old was attacked outside of her restaurant in alameda around 11pm she died a few days later.long time customers still miss her. sot oh she was just a delighton monday, alameda police arrested two ex-con's for her murder. 38-year old paul paez and 39-year old donte holloway both from oakland.police tracked them down using surveillance video, dmv databases, licence plate
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readers and cell phone data. court documents show that paez followed le after closing her restaurant in oakland to alameda.and he allegedly tried to steal her purse, when she resisted, he punched her in the face.which made her fall and hit her head on the sidewalk.holloway, the documents say, hit le and her daughters boyfriend who was with her, in the head with a metal pipe.documents show the holloway admitted to be there and swinging the pipe.sot it doesn't make it any better what happened happened we just want justice cindy's family asked that we not share any picture of her...but did send a statement to kron 4 after learning about the arrests: "this tragedy has been extremely difficult and painful for our entire family. however, the amount of love and support we have received from this community has helped ease our sorrows and helped restore our faith in humanity." "our family is still grieving over the sudden, and violent loss of our beautiful mother, wife, and sister. we now put faith in our legal system in obtaining justice for our loved one."
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( james ) take a look at these pictures. police say these five people robbed the corte madera apple store wednesday around noon. the group rushed in... and were only in the store for about a minute. but they managed to grab about 19-thousand dollars worth of merchandise. someone walking by was able to use their phone to take these pictures. police say they are working on several tips and this latest crimes comes on the heels of several other thefts at apple stores. this store was also a target for theives over a year ago. theives stole 24-thousand dollars worth of merchandise then. ( james ) fire crews were able to quickly put out a fire
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that burned outside the tesla plant in fremont. flames burned cardboard and then a structure. no one was hurt and less than an acre of grass burned. no word yet on what sparked the fire. ( darya ) californians wanting a plastic straw with their drink might soon have to ask for one. assembly lawmakers sent governor brown a bill that would prohibit restaurants from handing out plastic straws... unless a customer asks for one. fast food restaurants would be exempt from the bill. california cities have already adopted even stricter rules. santa cruz has already banned the use of plastic straws in restauarants altogether. a similar ban goes into effect in san francsico next year. ( darya ) a heads up for bart riders in the east bay... buses will be replacing bart trains on the oakland stops this weekend while crews work on the tracks. you can see on this map... a bus will take riders from the 19th street oakland station ... to the west oakland station. crews will also be doing construction on the macarthur station.
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( james ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news... officials are revealing new details about mollie tibbetts final moments... as her family gets ready to lay her to rest. ( james ) plus ... a fast car and a school bus ... involved in a dramatic crash. we have the video. and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge. 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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(robin) major hot spot in richmond.
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richmond pkwt at san pablo ave closed high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning
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conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. ( james )(ááá2 shotááá) dramatic dash cam footage shows a car crashing into a school bus in pearl mississippi.( darya ) take a look ... you can see a dark camero speed through an intersection and hit a nissan versa pushing it over a lane .... before hitting against bus. no children were on the bus. the driver and child in the nissan versa were taken to the hospital ... but are are expected to be okay. the bus driver also went to the hospital as a precaution.( james ) the driver who lost control is 24-year-old man who got out of the car relatively unharmed. he was arrested on the scene for
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not having insurance. ( james ) coming up next... wildfires are costing california millions... in tourism dollars. what the state is now doing about the losses. a crash closes a busy intersection in richmond. im live at the scene with the details.
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( james )(ááá2 shotááá) now to breaking news out of the east bay. a driver is killed while fleeing deputies in alemeda and a major intersection is closed. (
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darya ) kron 4's will tran is live at the scene with the impact of this crash.will what do you see? intersection of san pablo avenue and richmond parkway is expected to be closed for some time because of traffic collision investigation.
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( james ) thanks will. we will check back with you through out the morning.now lets go to robin with a check of traffic. major hot spot in richmond. richmond pkwy at san pablo ave
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closed to investigate a fatal accident. expect major delays on city strees strees
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high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. ( james ) happening now... the bay area red cross has deployed hundreds of people to hawaii... as hurricane lane pounds the islands with rain. 200 people are now ready to help out. more than 1 million people are already feeling the effects of hurricane lane. meanwhile... a local task force has been deployed to oahu to help out with the disaster response. the menlo park-based group sent 36
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members of its team to hawaii. they took almost 40- thousand pounds of gear with them. ( james ) airlines are cancelling flights because of hurricane lane. united airlines and alaska airlines have canceled flights out of the bay area and sacramento... that were supposed to land in maui and oahu hawaiian airlines is also canceling all flights today. ( 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
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com. you'll find an interactive map... and see the weather conditions in hawaii. it's all at kron-4 dot com. and always stay connected with push alerts from our free mobile app. ( darya ) a funeral for mollie
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tibbetts is set for this sunday. and now we're learning the iowa college student -- who grew up in the bay area -- was stabbed to death. tibbetts' body was found in a cornfield earlier this week. she had been missing since going on a jog back on july 18th. cristhian rivera led authorities to tibbetts' remains. he claims to remember getting angry at her and hiding her body... but not actually killing her. ( darya ) lawyers for the man acquitted in the 20-15 death of kate steinle want federal charges against their client delayed. steinle was walking on a san francisco pier with her father when she was shot and killed. garcia zarate was acquitted of murder and involuntary manslaughter... but convicted of being a felon in possession of a firearm. he faces federal charges for the same crime. being charged twice
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for the same crime is generally considered unconstitutional. the supreme court is set to hear a separate case challenging an exception to that rule. garcia zarate's lawyers want his case delayed until the supreme court rules on the separate case. ( james ) the man accused of being the golden state killer is facing charges across california... but prosecutors in sacramento will consolidate those charges into one case. joseph deangelo was in court yesterday. he's facing 13 murder charges. but the statute of limitations has long run out for charging the 72-year-old with the rapes of nearly 50 women during the 1970's and 80's. so prosecutors are charging him with 13 kidnapping-related charges. prosecutors have not decided whether to seek the death penalty. ( james ) still ahead on the kron four morning news... an east bay city wants to improve safety along a popular trail... by installing new security cameras. ( james ) and a south bay teacher ... accused of exposing himself to students. lydia is live from san jose with the details. ( james ) plus... some bay area colleges have an amazing offer for new
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high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay. ( darya ) new this morning... the contra costa community college district is offering free tutition for first-time full- time students effective august 27th. students must attend contra costa college... diablo valley college and los medanos college. the district will provide free tuition for a full year to
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eligible students under the california college promise. studnets must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 units.. and maintain a g-p-a of 2.0. ( darya ) coming up at 7 o'clock ...more people getting sick from mcdonalds salads.we have the latest on that in the next hour. maybe you could save energy by . out of flax. or simply adjust your thermostat. do your thing, with energy upgrade california. (james)(darya) welcome
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back. lets get a check of
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weather and traffic... high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning conditions. overall temperatures will still remain comfortable under favorably sunny skies for stepping outside while air quality will be seen as less than ideal across the bay.
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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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( james ) new this morning... a south bay music teacher is arrested and accused of exposing himself to three of his students.( darya ) all of the girls were 10 or younger. kron 4's lydia pantazes joins us live from san jose. lydia...
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( james ) thanks lydia. we will with you through out the morning. ( james )in the east bay... city officials in el cerrito say they want to make the ohlone greenway trail safer. they hope to do this by installing 10 new surveillance cameras. over the years, there's been several crime incidents... including a homicide this past april. back in 2009, the city installed 9 cameras along the trail... but since then... they no longer work. the new camera's will be located between conlon avenue and san
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pablo avenue... and at cutting boulevard and fairmont avenue. ( james ) california's attorney general is filing charges against two marin county landlords. they're accused of price gouging during last year's tubbs fire. pamela kelley and scott parke are accused of raising the rent on their property from 49-hundred dollars a month... to 95-hundred a month. attorney xavier becerra said using emergency situation to squeeze money from consumers is a disgrace and will not be tolerated. ( darya ) california has lost 20-million dollars... as tourists cancel vacations because of wildfires. now tourism officials are taking action. they're teaming up with oregon and washington to reassure tourist it's safe to visit. the three states formed the west coast tourism recovery coalition. all three have faced major wildfires and smoky skies this summer. but they say less
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than 1 percent of the states' combined area has been affected by fires. ( james ) members of the redwood city community are concerneabout a proposed coffe shop openign up. the new coffee shop called pink pantherz espresso is opening up a drve thru shop.. the baristas are known for wearing revealing bikinis... they are called bikini baristas. san mateo county supervisor david canepa says the city has taken a few concerns from the community because the business is near schools. tricia young has been going to the drive thru cofee shop for years and says she will continue even if the baristas are wearing bikinis. ( james )
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the pink panterz business application is stil under review. depending on how revealing the bikinis are the business might be classifed under adult business and adult businesses are ánot allowed to exist where the pink panterz is set to open. ( james ) bay area baseball... and for the second game in a row... the a's come up short.( darya ) top of the 2nd... khris davis hit his 39th home n of the season... giving the a's a 1-0 lead. but the twins took control in the 4th... scoring 3 runs to make it a 5-2 game. the twins won this one 6-4. the a's and twins face off again tonight in minnesota. first pitch is 5:10 ( darya ) the giants picked up a win against the mets in new york. and madison bumgarner was the hero in this game. madbum pitched 8 innings... striking out 8 and giving up just 1 run. he even helped himself at the plate... driving in a run with a double in the 4th.
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giants won this one 3-1. the giants are back home tonight... taking on the texas rangers. first pitch is 7:15. ( james ) coming up at 7 o'clock ... check your medicine cabinet... popular brands of children's medicine could put your child at risk.we'll explain in the next hour. we'll be back as the kron 4 morning news continues... and here's a live look outside... embarcadero.
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(ácommercialá)(áábreakáá) high temperatures will boost back into the low 80's inland for some areas that have enjoyed the 70's earlier this week. meanwhile along the coast some other areas will
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feel temperatures just a touch cooler than yesterday's in the 50's under foggy morning ( 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. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) coming up at 7 on the kron 4 morning news... a plane makes an emergency landing at s-f-o... after hitting birds. we're live from the airport with the details. ( james ) plus... a deadly crash in the east bay following a police chase.will tran is live at the scene. ( james ) and... hawaii is feeling the effects of hurricane lane.... as the category 3 storms causes flooding. we're live in hawaii with the latest. this is not a bed.
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impact of this crash. will what do you see? intersection of san pablo avenue and richmond parkway is expected to be closed for some time because of traffic collision investigation.

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