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begin with breaking news tonight the body of retired bay area talk show host ray taliaferro has been found tonight. taliaferro's son -- raphael taliaferro has confirmed this to kron 4 news. you may remember we reported him missing just last week... however he was last scene on november 10th in paduch, kentucky.(justine) good evening, i'm justine waldman.(jr stone) and i'm jr stone. thank you for joining us. the padauch police department confirmed that they are working on a death investigation. the 79-year-old's body was found in a wooded area just a mile from where he was last seen. the san francisco native and his new wife had been looking at property in illinois, when he went missing. (justine) he was reportedly seen across the state line in kentucky at a pizza parlor and a church which you see here .. talking with a church staffer. on november 16th, he was seen at a bank .. his
rental car was recovered in the bank lot, but there has been no sign of him. his family says, the 79-year old is showing signs of dementia..in the early 1970's he worked here at kron .. and started at kgo radio in 1977. (jrstone) as we continue to reflect on ray taliaferro's life -- we want to remember some of the many accomplishmen ts. again -- taliaferro was a former k-g-o radio host on a late night monday through friday show. taliaferro's night-time talk show mostly featured discussions about political issues affecting california and the nation. (justine) outside of journalism -- he served as president of the san francisco arts commission, leukemia society and the san francisco chapter of the n-a-a-c-p. (jrstone) ray taliaferro's family released a statement tonight it says: it is with great sadness that the taliaferro family has to announce the passing of ray taliaferro. his body was found in paducah, kentucky in a
wooded area approximately a mile from where he was last seen. the family appreciates the support and help we received in our search for ray. this is a devastating ending to our search for him over these past weeks. the family is in the process of working with the police to learn the matters surrounding his death. at this time, we are processing this turn of events and ask for privacy as we work through our loss. (justine) and we have more breaking news tonight out of alameda county. the the alameda county bomb squad is investigating a report of a suspicius object found in a costco parking lot in fremont. fremont police is also on the scene... they say upon arrival, they were able to confirm that the object to be suspicious in nature. the parking lot and business were cordoned off and the alameda county bomb squad is currently responding to further investigate. the incident is isolated to the property of costco and no additional evacuations have been ordered at this time.
the business had already closed for the evening. police are asking people to stay arat frin the area. (jrstone) another big story this evening: today marks two years since the deadly ghost ship warehouse fire in oakland. 36 people died when flames tore through the illegally converted warehouse.(justine) tonight, many gathered at a memorial to remember the lives lost. kron 4's gayle ong is live in oakland for us tonight. gayle. we've been seeing waves of people coming to this memorial. over there is a memorial of flowers candles and pictures lo lives two years two years later.the pain still so raw.and too dion camera.as m came to this memorial in oakland sunday night..to remember and honor the 36 lives lost in the deadly ghost ship warehouse fire.on
december 2nd 20-16..a raging fire tore through the building..now known as america's worst structural fire in more than a decade.it occured during an unpermitted electronic concert.the warehouse was also functioning illegally as a cluttered living space with safety violations.the building boarded and fenced up..now a memorial site..with candles and flowers under a man made tree decorated with pictures, art and memories..most of the victims were young artists full of plans for the future. attorney mary alexander represents 13 families of the 36 who lost their loved ones. there is a civil case against the owners of the building, pg&e, those who were involved with putting on the event, and the master tenants who built the warehouse..alexander tells me the families hope that a civil suit will prompt change and
improvements in building managementand to also position a safe place for artists to have events..so another tragedy like this doesn't happen again.. as for the two men that prosecutors say are responsible for the blaze derick almena and max harris are due in court tomorrow.live in oakland, gayle ong kron 4 news. (justine) oakland mayor libby shaaf posted a tweet in honor of the victims in the deadly ghost ship fire. she tweeted this morning reading in part: today, our community mourns the second anniversary of the ghost ship fire that claimed 36 beautiful lives. (justine) people who live in some communities ravaged by
the camp fire... were allowed back home today. residents from the town of magalia started to return at noon today. and public access will start at noon on monday. the butte county sheriff's office said no traffic will be allowed into the town of paradise. and warned, the communities may have very limited services. (justine) the number of missing people from the camp fire stands at 25. with 88 dead. the outpouring of support for the victims is really just beginning.(jrstone) today in livermore -- some local businesses donated a portion of their proceeds to kron4's michelle kingston takes us there. (mk)brook witherspoon, first street alehouse"we feel so blessed to live in this community and we know how specl uto give them back what they lost." it was a chilly sunday but the sun was out and so were the athletes ... punching bags and flowing through yoga poses all for a good cause -- raising money for the victims of the camp fire in northern
california.dennis dumas, omni fight club"when it goes to a fire that is out in the wild land to being something that affects structures and people everything changes and that's where people like myself who have the ability and the resources to give back just have to spring into action and figure out what we can do." beer baron .. first street ale house ... omni fight club and joya yoga -- teaching fitness classes and handing out beers in downtown livermore while raising money.michelle kingston, mkingstonnews"the best part is 100-percent of the proceeds will go to the camp fire relief fund and the people who need it most." deanna hasni, joya yoga"their houses were burned. their homes were burned. their livelihoods, their routines everything was changed."many businesses downtown also donated 20-percent of their sales on sunday to the fund.. and they hope to raise close fire victims.ian lyke, first street ale house"we can't imagine what those people went through and we want to do our best to get them ack on their feet and help them get settled back into a home again."in livermore michelle kingston kron 4 news
(justine)today at san jose city hall, a number of advocacy groups joined forces for a peaceful sit-in. they are protesting what they call ... the inhumane treatment of asylum seekers at the u-s mexican border.kron 4's alecia reid has the story. in front of city hall ... rabbi dana magat / san jose we're all immigrants in this country it just a matter of what generation. so to treat other people the way we are makes no sense. i also want to be proud as an american and right now i'm not proud with our actions on the borderdocume allies led a peaceful sit - in ...heather valentine / mental health therapistimagine if the re home country is because of violence, fear, trauma already. then you make a trek for monthes through different countrie. i cant even imagine what they've gone through, then to get here to be met
with teargas and violence? that is just an awful experience on those children after images of u.s. border agents recently firing tear gas and rubber bullets at a group of immigrants .... including young children ... came to light ... many have been speaking out against those actions.father john pedigo / advocacy and community engagement, catholic charitiesthey're not anything other than trying to find a way to protect their children protect themselves. and by law you need to be in the us to apply from asylum. in centuries past, when people are seeking asylum from tyranny they havent met tryanny in the us. but this time they did.child health specialists say these actions can cause long-term effects. problems. it can lead to post traumatic stress disorder, depression. studies have shown that this can lead to nightmares, behavioral problems.the group of protestors eventually made their way from city hall to the federal building ... saying they will continue rallying and speaking out
until there's change. bill roth / grupo de solidaridad because family separation still happens. children are not together with their parents. now children and their mothers are being gassed at the border, and the government isn't going to change itself. we have to take part in that. reporting from san jose ... ar ... kron 4 news. (jrstone) funeral plans are set for george h. w. bush. you are taking a look at the beautiful interiors of saint martin's episcopal church in houston. this is where one of his funeral services will be held. (justine) the 41st president of the united states will be brought to washington, d-c tomorrow, before he is laid to rest in his home state of texas.(jrstone) reporter kristen holmes is in houston with the details and how those closests to him are remembering the late president. "like a thousand points of light..."it will be difficult
for leaders, politicians, and everyday americans to honor the full legacy of george herbert walker bush and his impact on the world. but for the next several days they will try.the 41st president and war hero will lie in state at the united states capitol this week.a memorial service at the national cathedral in washington will followthose in his adopted home state of texas will also have a chance to pay their respects.a funeral at st. martin's episcopal church in houston, before he is laid to rest at the george h. w. bush presidential library in college station, texas next to his beloved wife barbaragen. colin powell, chairman, joint chiefs of staff for pres. bush: "he was a receptive person. you could go in and tell him anything, good news, bad news. just wanted to chat, he was always available to you. and his humility demonstrated himself in many different ways."the president's health had slowly faded over the past several years - and his family and friends were preparing for this moment.james baker, former secretary of state for pres. bush: "he said after barbara died, that he wasn't ready to go. he used to kid about wanting to live to be 100. but that last day was really a very very gentle, and peaceful passing for him." for the former naval pilot - congressman - cia director - special envoy - vice president - and commander in chief - it will be a remembrance fit for american political royalty.in houston, texas, i'm kristen holmes. (jrstone) plus -- a
(jrstone) a man is jail tonight after almost biting off another man's finger. (justine) police say the suspect, who appeared to be intoxicated started, randomingly fighting people in the north bay. kron4's dan thorn is in petaluma tonight with more on this bizarre brawl. dan? bizarre is a good way to put it..a night of partying turned into a night of mayhem here in petaluma.police say this fight certainly wasn't your typical throwing of fists.
34-year-old 34-year-old daniel yurkovich is in jail tonight--accused of trying to bite off another man's finger. petaluma police say the pacific grove native was fighting with people at this bar on petaluma boulevard north in petaluma. the saturday night fights began when police say yurkovich attacked a man and was viciously beating him. another man then jumped in to restrain yurkovich and that's when police say yurkovich chomped down on his ring finger--nearly taking it off.. when officers arrived to arrest yurkovich, bar patrons told them he was acting odd before the attacks. they believe he was intoxicated. the victim with the badly injured finger was taken to a (anchor) time now
(anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. dry and seasonably cool weather is forecast in the bay area through monday. chilly temperatures are expected tonight, especially in inland valley locations where lower to mid 30s will be common. lows tuesday morning will be more mild as increasing clouds
(jrstone) a massive cleanup effort is underway in central illinois after a string of tornadoes hit the area.(justine) authorities say at least 20 people were hurt and dozens of homes were destroyed. david daniel has a closer look a the destructive twisters and the damage left behind. bruce rauner, governor of illinois//"it's a miracle that no one has been killed in this tragedy, in these tornadoes."a tornado outbreak--leaving some parts of illinois-- flattened and in a mangled mess.branden lawrence, tornado survivor// "walking out and just total chaos. trash debris houses smashed everywhere."the national weather service says more than 20 unconfirmed tornadoes were reported in the central part of the state. local officials say at least 20 people were injured because of the weather.the swarm of tornadoes knocked down trees, snapped powerlines and damaged buildings.maurice sanchez, tornado survivor// "the second alarm went off. i grabbed my kids and we went down to the basement. anabout ten seconds later, it was just like train going through."at the height of the storm-- as many as 10-thousand customers in illinois were without power. branden lawrence, tornado survivor// "my garage is gone. my car was in the garage it's all smashed. the garage is in
the back of my kitchen. blew all the windows out."in the town of butler, one tornado ripped through a car dealership-- peeling off the roof.the owner says hundreds of classic cars were damaged. russell noel, car dealership owner// "the wind must have been pretty strong."along the path of destruction--some rain and snow is expected sunday as survivors begin the cleanup effort.i'm david daniel reporting. (jrstone) alaska has hit by aftershocks since friday's seven-point-oh magnitude earthquake.friday's big quake knocked out power, ripped open roads and splintered buildings near anchorage.despite damage to roads and buildings, no fatalities or serious injuries were reported.most of the smaller aftershock earthquakes that followed were not felt. the people living in anchorage are now examining the damage.
the u-s geological survey says the majority of these aftwo-point-five or weaker.anchorage' manager says more than a dozen of the small quakes were higher than magnitude four and a handful were greater than magnitude five. (justine) trump's former personal lawyer michael cohen revealing new details about president donald trump's alleged dealings with russia. after the break we'll take you to the potential site for the trump tower in moscow. (jrstone) and -- the jewish holiday of hanukkah officially started this evening. how the pittsburgh community rocked by the mass shooting in october came together despite it being
(jrstone) the jewish holiday of hanukkah officially started this evening. the holiday is also known as the festival of lights. it commemorates the victory of the maccabees over the syrians lasts 8 nights ... and each night is marked by the lighting of a menorah. second temple. the holiday children play with a dreidel ... a four-sided spinning top....and traditionally receive gifts. the 2018 national menorah lighting at the white house takes place this afternoon. (jrstone) a public menorah lighting was held outside a pittsburgh synagogue where 11 people were killed during a mass shooting in october. (justine) this comes five weeks after the october 27th massacre. synagogue officials say it will provide the community with an
opportunity to honor the dead and mark hanukkah's theme of survival. authorities say suspected shooter robert bowers raged against jews during and after the shooting, which was the deadliest attack on the jewish community in the u.s. bowers remains jailed without bail and has pleaded not guilty to numerous murder and hate crime charges. also, the white house illuminated the national menorah in a ceremony today. (jrstone) and -- president donald trump sent a happy hanukkah message... he said "this week, jews around he world will celebrate the miracles of hanukkah. @flotus melania and i send our very bet wishes for a blessed and happy hanukkah!" (jrstone) up next -- a picture-perfect proposal
turned into a gut-wrenching goof. how a man lost his fiancee's engagement ring after she said yes. (justine) and -- trump's former personal lawyer michael cohen is continuing to cooperate with robert muller's team with robert muller's team in the u-s - russia investigation. what newly revealed court papers are saying about trumps potential site for the tower. . (mabrisa)a look at your coming up... (jrstone) president trump
was kept in the loop about the progress of the planned moscow trump tower much deeper into his run for president than previously known.(justine) that's according to trump's former personal lawyer michael cohen in newly revealed court papers. c-n-n's matthew chance visits the sprawling entertainment and business park that was looked at as a potential site for the tower. for trump, it's always been about business: his business;
his brand; his properties.. "people ask me what does trump stand for more than anything else. and if i use one word, it is always quality. big windows, great fixtures, beautiful kitchens. everything is going to be the best. that's what it is all about," and it was trump, that property developer, who campaigned to be a republican presidential candidate - juggling his business and political ambitions, which inevitably overlapped.but by how much is only now coming to lighthis former lawyer revealing negotiations to build a trump tower in moscow went on much longer than previously admitted -- until at least june 2016, after he essentially secured the nomination. nothing wrong with that, trump insisted before leaving for the g20. president trump: "it was a well-known project. it was during the early part of 2016, and i guess even before that.
i didn't do the project. i decided not to do the project, so i didn't do it. so we are not talking doing a project," matthew chance, moscow: "it was here, near the sprawling crocus city entertainment and business park on the outskirts of the russian capital, where the trump world tower moscow, as it was called, was meant to be constructed -part of a 14-tower "manhattan" style housing and business complex, according to the site's owners. one idea for the 250 apartment project, according to a trump business associate, was to offer the luxury penthouse to the russian president, vladimir putin, as a way of attracting buyers." (jrstone) that was matthew chance reporting. ivanka
trump, and her spa and fitness brand, were also an integral part of the moscow proposal. reports say trump's daughter would be given "sole and absolute discretion" to approve the spa designs. (justine) democratic senator kamala harris still has not said if she will run for president in 20-20. according to a politico report, harris said she will decide 'over the holiday.' she also told m-s-n-b-c at an event saturday that it will be a "family decision." harris is in her first term as senator and made history as the first african-american woman to represent california in the senate. she is also the first indian-american senator in the united states. (live) taking a live look outside at san francisco's embarcadero.... (anchor)
(anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. dry and seasonably cool weather is forecast in the bay area through monday. chilly temperatures are expected tonight, especially in inland valley locations where lower to mid 30s will be common. more mild as are expected out ahead of the next likely bring periods of rain to our region from tuesday through early thursday. rain total estimates from late tuesday through early thursday give up to 3 inches in the santa lucias, but roughly 0.50 to 1.5 inches elsewhere. dry weather is expected to return by friday, with additional rain expected next weekend. (justine) the n-y-p-d is
on the hunt for a couple who lost an engament ring. surveillance video captured the exact moment a picture- perfect proposal turned into a video popped the question in the middle of times square... then dropped the ring in a grate. luckily, police were able to recover and clean the ring. they we're able to track down the couple and mail them the ring to them. (justine)(justine) coming up -- several films made some noise at the box office this weekend. we'll break down how they did when we come back.
(justine) the traditional corner market is changing in so our vicki liviakis gives us a personal look at a mom and pop "this is not your normal bodega." i grew up next to a mom and pop's store - so had to check it out. but there's not a penny candy or this is douglas ... and it's not your father's grocery store. it's my kid and his girlfriend's... meet mike and maggie...(maggie) one of my favorite shows as a young adult was supermarket sweep. douglas is her dream... not a supermarket but a cozy cafe and modern market.
with cee-cee the barrista and chef leo kicking out gourmet treats for the neighbors who pop by.(chef) (customer) you might sip on sparkling wine while waiting for your housemade spanish tortilla complimented with arugula salad. or order up an italian ham on fresh baked roll. all the while shopping the well- currated shelves to stock your own fridge. from almond milk to cow kind tomatoes - heirloom of course. or just browse art books of beautiful food. the only ode to old school - is this ancient produce scale. the proprietors of douglas may or may not make it big with their little corner market. but they're happy to meet and feed their new neighbors. in san francisco, vicki liviakis kron 4 news.
(justine) if you have a restaurant, cafe or bar that you'd like to see featured on 'dine and dish... send an email to dine and dish at kron 4 dot com .... or fill out the submission form on our website. you can also check out our 'dine and dish' facebook page. (justine) the a's want to stay rooted in oakland. we will breakdown the plan for the new waterfront ... from any other ... a stadium in the major leagues.. you know when you're at ross and you realize it's time your sister stopped borrowing your sweaters? yes! that's yes for less. stop stealing mine... never. the perfect sweater makes the perfect holiday gift. and it feels even better when you find it for less - at ross. yes for less.
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kaval/oakland a's president: "well certainly transportation has been a big concern at the howard site and we have a mutli-faceted approach addressing that. one facet that people know is the gondola. the aerial tram which is something that we are including">the a's have entered an exclusive negotiation agreement with the port of oakland for the howard terminal. alameda county and the city of ners of the current sitesotsotwhile that is being sorted out, one thing that is not under negotiation is who is paying for thissot
2023...in oakland haaziq madyun kron4news sunday and that means we're talking nfl football...if you know it's been a tough few weeks on both sides of the bay...we'll start with the 49ers, second away from levi's...niners 0h-and-6 on the road heading into the contest... richard sherman... his homecoming in seattle... gets a big hug from pete carrol before the game... 4th quarter... 27-10 seahawks... russell wilson... gets out of trouble and rifles it to jaron brown for the 18-yard td... 4 touchdown passes on the day for wilson... 34-10 seattle... and the receivers little a little "macarana" dance... "heeeey macarena!" later in the 4th... nick mullens and the niners showing some fight... mullens hits dante pettis for his 2nd touchdown of the game.. this one right down the middle on the crossing pattern for 75 yards... mullens with more
than 400 passing yards on the day 4 minutes left... 49ers in the red zone trying to make it look respectable... but mullens is picked off by bobby wagner... and he could go all the way... no way mullens will catch him... 98 yards all the way back for the td... 43-16 seahawks they've now won 10 in a row against thnismaller. they didn't leave a lot of space out over there for the visitors. but other than that, the field is the same. standing on the other side didn't really make a difference to me. just unfortunate we didn't play as well as we could've. had too many tunrovers, gave up too many plays, but that's football and that's kind of the way things have gone in the season. as for the , raiders they welcomed one of the league's best offenses to the coliseum today...patrick mahomes and the kansas city chiefs...the silver and black looking for their third win of the season...against the 9-2
chiefs...the travis kelce-mahomes connection has been a big part of the chiefs success...final seconds of the first half...a one score game...til mahomes finds kelce for the 6 yard score...extra point would be blocked so it's 19-7 k-c at the half...an issue for the raiders all day...fumbles...they had three of 'em...here's one...jalen ree-shard breaking off a good finish. danielsorenson recovers the loose ball...that would set up another k-c touchdown...but the raiders weren't done...ensuing drive...2nd and goal for carr and company...lee smith is there...touchdown is good, and darth vader is happy about that one...next raiders possession...carr and marcell ateman have proved a good tandem this year...and no exception here, raiders within three...but mahomes was just not to be stopped...the last of his 4 touchdowns on the day...chris conley making the catch...that would effectively
be the dagger. 40-33 chiefs the final score. (justine) the first the first weekend of december is usually a quiet one at theaters... but this time, several films made some noise: the weweekend last year. david daniel looks at which films corralled the most cash. eight-point-one million dollars gave "bohemian rhapsody" fifth place for the weekend and a domestic total of 164-million. "fantastic beasts: the crimes of grindelwald" stayed in fourth place, conjuring up 11- point-two million dollars. "creed two" slipped a spot to third place, earning 16- point-eight million dollars. "my eyes are burning.""don't -- don't blame me!""the grinch" rose to second place on ticket sales of 17-point- seven million dollars."oh, look at that little egg guy! he's got on one of those hats that smart people wear. i bet
he can help us!""ralph breaks the internet" easily kept the top spot: 25-point-eight million dollars gave the animated sequel a 10-day domestic total of 119-million dollars. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (jrstone) astro-physicist and author neil degrasse tyson is denying allegations of sexual misconduct by three women.the women told a religion and spirituality website last month tyson harassed them and made inappropriate sexual advances as early as 1984 and in recent years.in a facebook post, he responded in part-- quote-- "accusations can damage a reputation and a marriage. sometimes irreversibly. i as a public servant -- a scientist and educator who serves at the will of the public."and he disputed or offered a different version of the allegations against him. according to the new york times--fox entertainment and national geographic, the networks airing tyson's show, announced friday they would
(jrstone) christmas decorations at a texas man's home is causing panic.(justine) the family bought a dummy online and positioned a ladder beneath it to look like it is tipping over. take a look -- it's a recreation of the scene from the movie "national lampoon's christmas vacation" where clark griswold where clark griswold hangs from the roof while putting up christmas lights. for some people... it looked a little too realistic because the heerleins said someone rushed in to help... thinking it was a real person.they even called 9-1-1... along with about a dozen others. (jrs) a close call at a preschool in hawaii.
according to the hawaii health department--- a classroom assistant mistook pine-sol for apple juice while serving snacks. an inspection report says the assistant took the pine sol off a kitchen cart while preparing snacks and filled cups with it. a classroom teacher smelled the pine-sol and stopped students from drinking it. e-m-s evaluated three students who took small sips of the cleaning liquid -- but none of them needed treatment. one parent whose child was in the class says she was shocked a mistake like that could happen. andrea ganote/ parent of preschooler"stunned. absolutely stunned. my first reaction is wondering why they would store the two in the same part of the building." (jrs) the state health department says each year about a dozen people accidentally ingest pine-sol - - and half of them are kids. if someone gets sick, they should call a poison hotline. (upbeat music)
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