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terrifying video from the north bay shows a little girl being thrown in the air by a driver who just kept on going. .. and the girl walked away with just minor injuries.(jrstone) good evening -- i'm j.r. stone. (justine) and i'm justine waldman. the 7-year-old and her mother are talking with kron4's dan thorn about the hit and run. he has their message to the driver. terrifying video from the terrifying video from the terrifying
terrifying video from the north bay shows a little girl being thrown in the air by a driver who just kept on going. .. and the girl walked away with just minor injuries. the 7-year-old and her mother are talking with kron4's dan thorn about the hit and run incident. he's in santa rosa with the story... amazingly, the girl is doing amazingly, the amazingly, the girl is doing just fine and is in good spirits. of course, she was a little shaken up after being hit by this driver and she wants them caught..we do have to warn you the video of the collision is graphic..nats..7 year old hazel is running around and playing like most kids her age..but on saturday night playtime was almost deadly..terrifying video from a neighbor shows a driver striking the little girl and throwing her several feet..sot i runned and bam bam bam nats.. she was crossing the area near campoy street and louis krohn drive near her house when the collision happened...nats.. hazel is seen quickly jumping up and running after being hit..sot: it's what it looked like these are her feet and she was just like...on her butt candice conzet is hazel's mother..she says it's amazing
the little girl only suffered a couple of bruises...sot: she's okay and thank god that's what im most thankful for because it could've been so much worse..hazel's brother was playing with his little sister she was struck..sot: he opened the door and looked and then he just drove off..santa rosa police say they're looking for a dark colored sedan..the family is looking for the driver to come forward..sot: justice? my daughter wants this man in jail.. police are still looking for that driver tonight..he has been described as being light skinned and with a beard..anyone with information is asked to call santa rosa police..reporting in santa rosa dan thorn kron4 news. (jrstone)a hot-air ballon was forced to make an unexpected landing an unexpected forced to make ballon was a hot-air (jrstone) (jrstone)a hot-air ballon was forced to make an unexpected landing today... after the pilot determined the high winds made the flight unsafe. (ájustine) about a dozen people needed to be rescued... after the hot air balloon came down near skaggs island, just north of the san pablo bay. kron 4's gayle ong is live in sonoma where the balloon took off.. gayle, what happened to the passengers onboard? there were no injuries..this
is where the trip started..the balloon took off skypark airport this morning.and they were stranded for about an hour. high winds are to blame,for a hot air balloon to land in an unusual place sunday morning.the balloon came down in the area of skaggs island near vallejo.on board 10 passengers - 1 pilot. the hot air balloon took off from sonoma skypark airport it was supposed to be a tour floating above the vineyards and surrounding hills of sonoma county..but it made a detour.. alberto laroa did not see the balloon but heard all the commotion outside his vallejo home.around 11 am the passengers and pilot were airliftedto the area of jack london drive and candy drive, ..with the help of c h p air operations
fire department: "they were transported via chp helicopters from skaggs island to this location. they were evaluated by paramedics and they were medically fine. and they were released.">this isn't the first time c-h-p air ops had to rescue a hot air balloon and its passengers.. back in may 20-16, the golden gate division conducted a similiar rescue in the same general area..the balloon landed on a thin strip of land surrounded by ponds and sloughs..and no road access to the location..back to the present..a spokesperson for the balloon company - sonoma ballooning adventures tells kron 4 due to high winds,the pilot chose the remote place to land, which was dry at the time.this incident was ultimately up to the pilot to choose an appropriate landing site based on conditions that morning.. in the end, the group continued their excursion - not in the air - but back here at the flight lounge for a post flight celebration with
sparkling wine.reporting live in sonoma, gayle ong kron 4 news. (jrstone)westbound state route-37 remains closed between atherton avenue & 101 in novato because of severe flooding.and one of 2 lanes eastbound are closed for emergency levee repairs. work is being done 24 hours a day ... until it is complete and weather permitting.crews first began by building a road to access the levee break and are now working on the break itself. marin county declared a state of emergency because of the damage from this week's atmospheric river. (justine) after a mudslide in sausalito, 15 people remain displaced from red-tagged homes, according to the police department. a special meeting of the city council will be held monday, at 9 in the morning, to declare a local emergency. the city must declare an emergency within 10 days of a disaster in order to be eligible to receive funds from the state of california.of california.
showers will be ending tonight as drier air moves into the bay area. lows tonight will be dropping into the mid to upper 20s in the coldest interior valleys with mid to upper 30s around the bay. highs monday and tuesday will be in the mid to upper 50s, which is still about five degrees below normal. on wednesday expect only a slight chance of showers with rain amounts under one-tenth of an inch. expect another round of cold air so snow levels will be very low again. thursday and friday look to be dry, but a storm from the west could make its way into the bay area late next weekend.
(justine) a top adviser to president donald trump is indicating that trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term - if congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the u.s.- mexico border. white house senior adviser stephen miller told "fox news sunday" that
"the president is going to protect his national emergency declaration." asked if that meant trump was ready to veto, miller said, "he's going to protect his national emergency declaration, guaranteed." democrats are planning to introduce a resolution disapproving of the declaration. (jrstone) it's a developing sotry we have been following for weeks investigators say new evidence is leading them to believe empire star jussie smollett may have been behind his own attack. cnn's victor blackwell has the evidence from police and the response from smollett's lawyers. two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation tell cnn that chicago police believe actor jussie smollett paid two men to orchestrate an assault on him that he reported late last month.an allegation, smollett denies.the men, who are brothers, were arrested wednesday but released without charges friday after chicago police cited the discovery of
"new evidence."the sources told cnn the two men are now cooperating fully with law enforcement.gloria schmidt: "innocence prevailed. all right. my guys are walking home. they're not charged. they are not suspects in this case."smollett told authorities he was attacked in late january by two men who were "yelling out racial and homophobic slurs." he said one attacker put a rope around his neck and poured an unknown chemical substance on him. jussie smollett: "i noticed the rope around my neck and i started screaming and i said there's a fááá rope around my neck."the sources told cnn there are records that show the two brothers purchased the rope found around smollett's neck at a hardware store in chicago.in a statement to cnn, smollett's attorneys wrote:"as a victim of a hate crime who has cooperated with the police investigation, jussie smollett is angered and devastated by recent reports that the perpetrators are individuals he is familiar with. he has now been further victimized by claims attributed to these alleged perpetrators that jussie played a role in his own attack. nothing is further from the truth and anyone
claiming otherwise is lying." smollett claims his attackers referenced president trump's make america great again slogan.jussie smollett: "and i see the attacker, masked, and he said, 'this maga country,' punches me right in the face, so i punchehis ass back, then we started tussling. it was very icy."but he refutes reports he told police the attackers wore 'maga' hats. jussie smollett: "i didn't need to add anything like that. they called me a fáááát, they called me a náááár. there's no which way you cut it. i don't need some maga hat as the cherry on some racist sundae."and during the same a-b-c- news interview he expressed frustration about not being believed. jussie smollett: "it feels like if i had said it was a muslim or a mexican or someone black i feel like the doubters would have supported me a lot much more a lot more and that says a lot about the place that we are in our country right now." (jrstone) that was victor blkwell
on amazon fire. we're offering a 7 day free trial for new subscribers - visit kron-on-dot-tv to sign up. (justine) coming up -- former president barack obama will visit oakland this week... we have details on why he is coming back to the bay area....... (jrstone) and -- details on when caltrains will start on the permanent fix for the richmond san-rafael bridge. even if no one in your home smokes, secondhand smoke can be closer than you think.
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tomorrow after it got pushed back because of the major storm we just encountered. (justine) kron 4's sara stinson has details on the project and how it will impact drivers. trt: 1:02out: kron four news." we braved the storm - now caltrans can get to work on fixing the expansion joint that failed over a week ago. as crews waited out the storm - drivers have had to trust this eight foot steel plate installed as a temporary fix for the deteriorating expansion joints on the bridge's upper deck.as you recall - this was installed after huge chunks of concrete started falling from the upper deck forcing the shutdown of the bridge, which resulted in major gridlock for nine hours. the permanent replacement project is planned for ten overnight work shifts starting tomorrow.work will happen from 9 p-m until 4 a-m ... with little impact to traffic expected..one lane of traffic will remain open in each direction during construction.
caltrans says e fix will take 2-weeks to finish, but fortunately it won't be impacting drivers during the bulk of the morning commute. in san rafael, sara stinson, kron four news. (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. rodriguez. showers will be ending tonight as drier air moves into the bay area. lows tonight will be dropping into the mid to upper
20s in the coldest interior valleys with mid to upper 30s around the bay. highs monday and tuesday will be in the mid to upper 50s, which is still about five degrees below normal. on wednesday expect only a slight chance of showers with rain amounts under one-tenth of an inch. expect another round of cold air so snow levels will be very low again. thursday and
president barack obama will visit oakland this week to mark the first national gathering of the obama foundation's my brother's keeper alliance that supports boys and young men of color. "m-b-k rising!" will begin with a day of service monday in partnership with bay area community-based organizations, followed by the convening of hundreds of youth and community leaders on tuesday and wednesday. you can find more information on our
website at kron 4.com (jrstone) california congressman adam schiff is singing the praises of senator kamala harris in her run for president in 2020...rep. adam schiff:rep. adam 2020...rep. adam schiff:i haven't made any decisions in the presidential race yet. its still very early. but i have to say, i've been very impressed with kamala harris as a senator and with her as a candidate for president in a rare bout of truthfulness by president trump, he acknowledged what a superb roll-out shes had. and i think we can already compare her favorably with some of the other candidates this early. but i'm not ready to make a decision. (justine) coming up -- an emotional day in aurora, illinois... a prayer vigil held for the victims killed at a work place shooting. (jrstone) and -- a judge overturns a jury a decision to award $38 million to the family of a woman killed by police. details ahead. police. details ahead. you know when you're at ross and... wow! ...you realize you can totally eat out more?
great minds shop alike? yes. that's yes for less. yep! yes, yes, yes ,yes, yes... yes. seriously, 20 to 60 percent off department store prices every day. at ross. yes for less. (jrstone) a judge in baltimore overturned a wrongful death victory friday, to the family of a woman killed by police after she pointed a shot-gun at them. (justine)if that decision stands -- it will cost the family 38 million dollars.mary bubala has the story. korryn gaines was killed during a six hour standoff in 2016 at her randallstown apartment after pointing a shotgun at officers who were trying to serve an arrest
warrant.her family sued baltimore county police, claiming officers used excessive force when they fatally shot her and injured her 5 year old son cody.the all female jury agreed.and exactly one year ago they awarded her family 38 million dollars in damages.including 33 million to her son cody, 4.5 million to her daughter carson and nine hundred thousand to her parents and estate.but now. in an almost 80 page ruling baltimore county circuit court judge mickey norman has dismissed the family's claims against the county.and corporal royce ruby junior who fatally shot gaines.citing qualified immunity, which shields law enforcement and government officials from civil liability when carrying out their duties. j. wyndal gordon -- the gaines family attorney -- tells our media partner the baltimore sun:"it is devastating to a certain extent but they are a very faithful family. it's not over." (jrstone) up next -- a second man is now accused of murder in connection to the
days after an employee gunned down five people at a manufacturing facility in suburban chicago. meredith wood has a look at how the community is paying tribute. "i'm thankful and grateful for them as our hearts mourn for those that we've lost." gathered with heavy hearts on sunday -- people paying tribute to the victims of last week's deadly workplace shooting.richard irvin/aurora mayor: "to simply offer condolences is not enought. it doesn't measure the amount of pain that we feel for the loss that we've experienced"police say 45-year-old gary martin went on a shooting rampage on friday --he had just been let go from his job at the henry pratt manufacturing facility in aurora, illinois.five people were killed -- all employees of henry pratt.scott hall / ceo, mueller water products: "friday was basically the worst day that our company has ever had." memorial crosses for the victims lined the sidewalk outside the plant.dozens of people gathered for a silent walk of solidarity saturday afternoon.the five victims --
identified as trevor wehner, clayton parks, russel beyer, vicente juarez, and josh pinkard.brian haynes/victim's friend: "there's just a hard time still trying to cope with with all this."as the friends and families of the victims cope with their loss -- authorities and corporate officials are working together to investigate tragedy. according to police, martin had a lengthy criminal record --including six prior arrests by aurora police and a felony conviction in mississippi. chief kristen ziman / aurora police: "absolutely he was not supposed to be in possession of a firearm."i'm meredith wood reporting. (justine) a second man is now accused of murder in connection to the death of an n-y-p-d detective. 25-year-old jagger freeman is suspected of being a lookout during a robbery at t-mobile store tuesday. the incident resulted in the friendly-fire death of detective brian simonsen. another suspect, christopher ransom had over 20 prior arrests before tuesday's deadly encounter. ransom
was reportedly struck eight times by nypd gunfire.he is now being held without bail. another officer was also shot, but has been treated and released from the hospital. detective simonsen's funeral is scheduled for wednesday. (jrs) authorities are advising against travel to the greater lake tahoe area because of a winter storm expected to bring signficant snowfall and long travel delays.delays. the national weather service issued a winter storm warning for the region that expired at 7 p.m. tonight but the storm brought periods of moderate to heavy snowfall, some whiteout conditions. motorists could be stuck in their vehicle for many hours and should avoid traveling unless necessary, the weather service said. those who must travel should prepare for long delays and carry chains and an emergency kit with extra food, water and clothing. (justine) and the placer county sheriff's office posted this video on twitter this morning of traffic at a standstill on eastbound
interstate highway 80 before applegate. "please stay home and avoid traveling to the sierra unless you absolutely have to," the sheriff's office wrote. they advise you slow down, have room ahead of you, carry chains and an emergency kit in the car, plus leave early. (live) taking a live look outside at san francisco's embarcadero.... (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. showers will be ending tonight as drier air
moves into the bay area. lows tonight will be dropping into the mid to upper 20s in the coldest interior valleys with mid to upper 30s around the bay. highs monday and tuesday will be in the mid to upper 50s, which is still about five degrees below normal. on wednesday expect only a slight chance of showers with rain amounts under one-tenth of an inch. expect another round of cold air so snow levels will be very low again. thursday and friday look to be dry, but a storm from the west could make its way into the bay area late next weekend.
for the presidents day holiday, bart will operate on its saturday service schedule on monday. the transit service said it would run longer trains on the different lines at the start of service. the early bird express bus service, which began last week to accommodate the later weekday start time for bart service on the transbay tube, will not be available monday. (justine) coming up -- a former new york congressman anthony weiner is out of prison... where he is headed now... (jrstone) a former employee for the data firm cambridge analytica just got subpoenaed by special counsel robert mueller.
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employee for the data firm cambridge analytica just got subpoenaed by special counsel robert mueller. cambridge analytica was part of president trump's 2016 campaign but was shut down last year after it improperly obtained data from tens of millions of facebook users. brittany kaiser, a former director for the firm, did allegedly cooperate with mueller's team. but her lawyer says the subpoena came quote "long ago."kaiser
reportedly visited wikileaks founder julian assange, a few months after the election. (justine) and in world news -- iranian foreign minister javad zarif said u-s vice president mike pence's iran remarks in munich are "hateful" and "ignorant."that came during zarif's speech at the munich security conference today. breaking its obligations."> vice president mike pence spoke on persuading german france and britain to follow washington in withdrawing from the deal and to "stop undermining u.s. sanctions." (jrstone) former new york congressman anthony weiner is out of federal prison. the federal bureau of prisons reported that weiner has been moved from a federal prison in massachusetts to a re-entry
center, or halfway house, in brooklyn, new york.in may 2017, weiner pleaded guilty to one charge of transferring obscene material to a minor. was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison but is being released early for good conduct.weiner is now scheduled to be released on may 14th according to the bureau of prisons. (jrstone) tonight we are taking you on a romantic ride. next on dine and dish vicki liviakis takes us to taste the most romantic resturant in the bay area.
(jrs) did you drop the ball on valentine's day? maybe the perfect dinner spot is all you need to warm your honeys heart.(justine) that's if you planned ahead. tonight on dine and dish - vicki liviakis takes us to an intimate dinner at one of the city's most romantic spots. we're not going to lead you on... if you haven't made a reservation, you'd be hard pressed to find a table here at boulevard. popular on any night of the week, but especially now. boulevard is named to trip advisors top 25 romantic restaurants in the u-s. and you can see why... this couple is celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary. and you don't necessarily have to be lovey-dovey. these ladies are taking mom out for a
birthday dinner. boulevard is more than a quarter century old and is known as the special occasion place. peter- the gentile general manager will be there to greet you. maybe it's the intimate atmosphere. the personal charm of the wait staff... the savvy sommaliers. the inspired chef - award-winning - nancy oakes - is hands on creating new spins on american cuisine. and next time you want to make your own celebration, you know a place that makes every occasion special. in san francisco, vicki liviakis, kron 4 news. (jrs) 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. if you like basketball...you like high-scoring basketball...and you're in it for the star power...then today's sports sunday was made for you. the marquee event today of course... the nba all-star game from charlotte, north carolina... it was team lebron... thought to be a solid favorite... against team giannis... the milwauke bucks young superstar giannis antetokounmpo the captain 1st quarter... the greek freak takes control early... scoring 10 of his team's first 14 points... four coming on dunks... he finished with a game-high 38 points end of the 1st... dirk nowitski... playing in the final all-star game... hits the three from way deep... had 9 ponts on three treys 2nd quarter... paul george... throws down the 360-degree dunk.. he had a solid game with 20 points
then later in the 2nd... highlight of the game... steph curry... the high-bounce ally- oop to antetokpounmpo... who goes way above the rim to get this one.... team giannis up 13 at the half but back comes leam lebron... klay thompson... with the three to get team lebromn within three... 124-121... 20 points and 6 threes for klay ensuing possesion... damian lillard... out of oakland... with the deep 3-pointer to tie the game 124-124... dame had 18 points then kevin durant tookmover in the 4th... nauls the 3-pointer to put his team up 5... 158-153 36 second later... durant... this time from the corner... another trey... 161-153 team lebron lebron... now getting into the act... don't give him a running start... ally-oop throwdown!... his team up 10... 168-158 less than 2 minutes left... durant one more time.. this three the nail in the coffin... 171-160 team lebron but curry not done... with seconds left... he bounced the ball to himself and throws doen the reverse
dunk... wow! team lebron and kevin durant... however... get the win... durant is awarded the durant is awarded the game's mvp award...and both he and steph curry spoke after the game. "obviously the first time is always sweeter i guess. i didn't come into these games pecting to do anything. it just kind of happened. so the first time was cool. in 2012, i started to hit that elite level. all that stuff in one year is pretty exciting to me. as a veteran now coming back, to win anothemvp is just cool and put it in the trophy case." "it's an amazing weekend being back in charlotte. pretty much everything i imagined it to be. having my family and friends, people i grew up with, kind of come out and celebrate how influential and important charlotte is to me and my entire family. obviously, it ended it up tonight, playing in the all star game here was very surreal. one i'll remember
for a very long time, despite the missed shots and the loss for sure." almost lost in the nba all-star game excitement... the greeat american race... the daytona 500... went down today in florida... the houston texans j.j. watt... gets things started at daytona raceway 10 laps to go... paul menard turns into natt benadetto's car... he hits the wall...and you won't beieve what that set off...a massive 21-car accident... it was one of five crashes and two red flags over the final 20 laps of regulation as the 500 turned into a wreck-fest... the race had to be delayed as 18 of the 21 cars took significant damage this one went to a two-lap overtime... and in the end it was denny hamlin... who won his 2nd daytona in four years... it was also a 1-2-3 sweep for team joe gibbs... the former nfl coach has dedicated this season to his son... who died of a nuerological disease last month...a very special win for gibbs.
curse? ""happy death day two you" bowed below expectations in fifth place, with nine-point eight million dollars, but did make back its reported production budget, according to box office mojo. "what men want" dropped to fourth from second with ten-point-nine million.(nat music)"isn't it romantic" debuted in third place on ticket sales of 14-point-two million, while "the lego movie two: the second part" finished second with 21-point-two million.(nat)the c-g-i cyberpunk epic "alita: battle angel" battled her way to a first place debut, out performing pundits predictions. based on the japanese comic book series, "alita" fought off the other new comers with 27-point-eight million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. (jrstone) the rapper 50 cent says he's considering legal action after a commanding officer with n- y-p-d allegedly threatened him. reports say the rapper was scheduled to attend a police-sanctioned boxing match last summer when emanuel
gonzalez allegedly told officers to shoot him on site. the rapper tweeted: "this guy emanuel gonzalez is a dirty cop abusing his power. the sad part is this man still has a badge and a gun. i take this threat very seriously and im consulting with my legal counsel regarding my options moving forward."a representative for n-y-p-d police union says the allegations are false. (justine) coming up -- first responders save the day ... and strange looking alligators are spotted in the south. we'll explain after the break. (jrstone) if you are watching us on the 'kron on' app - our news coverage continues during the commercial break. visit kron-on- dot-tv to subscribe."
save the day ... and strange looking alligators are spotted in the south.(justine)steve nannes has it all in today's take a look at this. miller greenfield opened his front door thursday morning -- and got to live out a dream. the 11-year-old suited up in a cadet uniform and became a police officer for the day! miller got to use a crime
scene simulator for target practice --and put cuffs on an actual suspect -- wanted for stealing doughnuts!"nice job officer miller! you saved the day, officer miller. great job buddy.high five!"and though his service only lasted a day, miller is invited to attend the graduation ceremony for the sacramento police department's recruiting class. from police to firefighters -- a technical rescue team in las vegas jumped into action thursday as a man found himself being swept away in a flood control channel.when they caught up with him they rigged a ladder to make a bridge -- and he was able to crawl over it to safety.the man was transported to the hospital in stable condition. alligators are not áuncommon in south carolina ... but a couple spotted in a small pond recently have residents scratching their heads --the gators are orange!and apparently it's not because they're university of florida fans.officials say the gators were probably exposed to rusty drainage pipes and the rust stained them orange.they say the color will eventually fade and they'll go back to normal. for take a look at this, i'm steve nannes.
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