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across the bay area this morning. here's a live look at the radar. (darya) good morning i'm james fletcher and i'm will tran in for darya folsom. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. temperatures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from the coast.futurecast shows that as we move into the afternoon skies generally dry out before isolated showers tonight lead into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from
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the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) breaking news morning...a woman was injured in a house fire early this morning in concord. ( will ) kron 4's yoli aceves is joining us now live with the latest. nearly 30 firefighters are
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battling a 1-alarm blaze at a home in concord early wednesday morning, according to contra costa county fire protection district fire officials. at least one person has suffered a burn injury in the fire first reported at a home in the 3700 block of bon homme way, fire captain tracie dutter said. the fire has not been contained.
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( james ) thanks yoli. ( james ) breaking overnight...city leaders in berkeley voted to ban overnight r-v parking.( will ) kron 4's sara stinson is joining us now live with more on the plan and what it means. contencious meeting last night - l ted to ban r-v's from parking on city streets between two and five in the morning....this went into effect immediately. city council did however agree
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to create some kind of permitting system that would giving some r-v owners two week exemptions.people against the ban showed up to the meeting yelling, rallying and trying to tell city council their story.many people saying the only housing they can afford is living in an r-v or in a car...this is all apart of the housing crisis that the entire bay area is feeling.but as we've continued to cover the r-v ban in berkeley, city council tells us that the vast amount of people parking in recreational vehicles has caused a shortage of parking for residents and also a health issue.the city has received hundreds of complaints from people who work and live here.so after hearing public comment until almost 11 last night they finalized the decision to ban r-v's.many people were hoping the city would find these people alternative housing before the ban went into effect, but that didn't quite pan out. i'm live in berkeley, sara
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stinson, kron four news. ( james ) thanks sara. ( will ) new this morning...a man is dead following a shooting in oakland. it happened last night in the 1800 block of church street. the victim's identity has not been released. so far no arrests ( will ) another big story we are following this morning... the city of san francisco has reached a settlement with the mother of
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mario woods. woods was fatally shot by police in the bayview distriict back in 2015. he was a suspect in a previous stabbing and when police approached him he refused to drop the knife that he was holding. but the lawsuit filed by wodds; mother claimed that her son never threatened the officers or raised the knife before he was shot. the amount of money reached in the settlement has not been announced. the settlement was reached just 6 days before a jury trial was scheduled to start in san francisco. new this morning... a man working for a ride-share service is arrested for berkeley campus multiple times. dwight way andtnmonths of investigating they arrested david indecent exposure ( james )(ááálandingááá) in the south bay. the
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santa clara county public health department says an international traveler had measles during their week- long stay in the bay area. the person infected with the measles visited nearly two dozen places. here is a map showing the locations in the south bay. of those locations ... the health department says the person went to the mountain view walmart two saturdays ago --- march 16th --- between three and five p-m. the person then went to the hoover tower observation deck at stanford... then a palo alto poki restaurant... a sunnyvale c- v-s... and a safeway in mountainview. (ááálanding tagááá) symptoms of the measles include cough, runny nose, red eyes, fever and a rash. if you are not vaccinated and you start to notice any of the symptoms mentioned, the health department asks that you call your health provider first, before going there. if you just show up with these symptoms - you would be putting other patients at risk. ( james )(ááálanding tagááá)
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symptoms of the measles include cough, runny nose, red eyes, fever and a rash. ( james ) our coverage of this story continues online at kron4 dot com... there we have an interactive map of all the local places the infected person visted... details on the symptoms of the potentially deadly disease ... and information on the local pharmacies which offer the vaccine. all that on kron4 dot com... a man wanted for a shooting in san francisco's mission district is arrested after a shootout with c-h-p. police have not released his name... but they say he shot a man on 13th street monday before driving to southern california. his car turned up in riverside county near the arizona border. there was a shootout when the c-h-p caught up with him. no officers were injured. it is not clear if the gunman was injured. as for the shooting victim in san francisco... we're told that person is in critical condition. ( james ) happening today. there's a chance there
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could be a new multi- millionaire when the numbers for the powerball jackpot are drawn. the powerball jackpot has skyrocketed to 750 million dollars -- after nobody won saturday's drawing. that makes it the fourth- highest prize the u-s lottery has ever seen.if you take the cash option, you would go home with about 465-and-a-half million.but...with all the ticket buying going on today, that jackpot will likely go up. the drawing happens at 8 o'clock tonight. if you are playing ... buy your tickets before then. tickets for a chance to win cost at least two-dollars each. ( james ) still ahead ... some people in oakland ... should expect their phones to go off today ... as officials test out an important earthquake warning system. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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we are tracking the storm across the bay area. here's a live look at the radar.
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(darya)(james)( robin ) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. temperatures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from the coast.futurecast shows that as we move into the afternoon skies generally dry out before
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isolated showers tonight lead into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james )(ááá2 shot bamááá) violent crime is surging on bart...
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and these past few days have been an unsettling reminder of what ácaná happen. since friday, one man was stabbed ... and 3 women were attacked and injured on bart. kron 4's dan kerman has reaction from bart officials ... on what they are doing to curb the violence and keep riders safe. this is the altercation that lead to a stabbing on bart friday afternoon... police are still looking for this man in connection with the attack... but that was just the first of several incidents... on
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saturday at the coliseum bart station a woman was injured when she fought off a man trying to steal her backpack... a suspect was arrested... monday night at 930 on a train heading from the daly city bart station to colma a man struck a woman in the head... he too was arrested... and then at 1130 that same night a man was arrested at the orinda bart station after throwing a woman to the ground on board a train and stealing her backpack.sot stabbing and people getting jacked, its really going crazy right nowbart riders are shaken upsoti do worry about my safety, i do whatever i can to minimize my chances of getting robbed by not exposing my cellphone or backpacksot bevan dufty/bart board president :51i want to say i am sorry and as an agency we recognize the things we need to do and over the next few months i think you will see changes. bart board president s ridership on nights and weekends and he belies we are absolutely focused on developing a very visible
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presence on our trains and in our stations and there are now discussions and meeting but we recognize what our riders want. standup dan kerman/daly city 131 so no specifics but it seems as if bart now has the message and will beef up police presence in the months ahead and violence continues to rise. at the daly city bart station, dan kerman kron 4 news. the search has been suspended for the swimmer who went missing in san mateo county. tyler collins of merced... was swept out into the water and has not been seen since. according to pacifica police... collins and two other people, staying at the lighthouse hotel at
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rockaway beach decided to go for a swim yesterday morning. police also say... the two others with him eventually came to shore... collins did not. the coast guard says... crews searched for just over 15- hours and covered 66- square miles. coming up ... a local c-h-p helicopter pilot takes action ... following a dramatic high speed chase in the north bay. and do not ignore the and do not ignore the is for comfort food at a comfortable price, try my sourdough patty melt combo with fries and a drink for just $4.99. it's the perfect remedy for the uncomfortable things in life... like flying, the dentist ...and guys named ronald. i have my reasons. try my $4.99 sourdough patty melt combo today.
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rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. temperatures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from the coast.futurecast shows that as we move into the afternoonwe t into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week. (robin)
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 update your iphone now. that's what apple is recommending to its customers. the latest i-o-s 12.2
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update is full of security fixes. the most notable now prevents malicious applications from recording your surroundings by accessing your phone's microphone. the new operating system also pauses facetime calls when you leave the app. privacy concerns were one of the main issues addressed during monday's press event. still ahead ... a leadership change within the dublin unified school district. this as teachers prepare to go on strike ... if a new deal isn't reach. (james)(darya) lets start
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the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. temperatures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from e fu we move into the afternoon skies generally dry out before isolated showers tonight lead into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week.
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no major hot wb 80 is min from the maze to sf. san gat bridge
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drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101 ( james ) (ááálandingááá) happening today. state emergency officials will test out a new wirels nd people within a 60 -square block radius of the downtown area west of lake merritt ... will receive an earthquake 'shake alert' on their cell phones. the system uses data from hundreds of sensors across california, oregon and washington. the shake alert system can trace and track seismic waves underground ... and then warn
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people as much as a minute before the actual shaking starts. < "...the part we really need to know more about is the delivery side. once that alert is published, what happens between then and the time it gets to you and your cell phone...or whatever device it might be">( james ) (ááálanding ( james ) (ááálanding tagááá) by sending out an alert before an earthquake starts ... officials can slow down trains, close valves on underground water and gas pipelines, open firehouse doors and broadcast 'duck and cover' alerts to schools and other places. after being open for more than 55 years a pre-school in san francisco doors. the high cost of renting space in the city is why the forest hill christian church pre-school is shutting down. the pre- school had been renting space from it's landlord -- the forest hill christian church next door. the lease is up at the end of july. but the school will close in may. with the end of the school year in sight ... parents are stressed out... they
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looking for the next school to take in their children. the church had plans to tear down the school property and parking lot, replacing it with a senior living complex. but late last year those plans were scrapped. since the church's future is uncertain, it forced the pre- school to move on. ( will ) there's a leadership change within the dublin unified school district... now that the superintendent has decided to step down.( james ) the announcment was made last night... and it comes as teachers prepare to go on strike... if a new deal isn't reach. kron 4's christina tro is joining us now live with more. with more.
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( james ) ( james ) in another big story. prosecutors will recommend a reduced prison sentence for e national largest cheating scandal... rudolph "rudy" mark riddell have both signed plea agreements. meredith was the women's soccer coach at yale ty.... he allgedly accepted bribes in exchange for designating prospective students as recruits on the soccer team. and riddell was the f the co
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entrance exam preparation academy in bradenton, florida... he took tests for students. in exchange for their guilty pleas... prosecutors are recommending 36 months of supervised release and fines equaling the amount they earned during their crimes. meredith will also testify if necessary. ( james ) a bay area family is upset after the attorney general's decision to not investigate after a 16-year-old girl was shot and killed by police. elana mondragon was pregnant when she was fatally shot in 20-17. she was in the car of a suspect they were pursuing in an undercover sting operation...when she was caught in the crossfire. the driver was later captured. last year... the investigation revealed there's not enough evidence to support criminally atthe car. but the alameda county d-a asked the state's attorney general to review the case to remove any doubt. xavier beccera elected ánot to if you hate the housing
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situation .... governor newsom has announced a plan to try and help us out. the governor is hoping to put 1- point-7 billion dollars into housing in the form of building incentives, tax credits, including for home buyers and rent subsidies. the governor says the state is struggling to build 100 thousand new units a year when the state needs four times the amount. part of the new plan is to get cities to approve more housing construction. the plan would also withhold state gas tax money if goals aren't met. the governor says under the best of conditions it could take as long as 10 years to create 3 million new housing units to help solve the state's housing crisis. ( will ) what is the future for high speed rail in california? lawmakers got an update on the progress of the bullet train ... and what is going to happen about that crucial federal money which was cut from the project new high speed rail authority chairman is trying
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to push the project from bakersfield to merced. the authority is fighting for the 3-point-5 billion dollars the federal government canceled for the project. regardless of the funding... project leaders say construction and environmental work continues while they await a response from the federal government. . ( will ) the high speed rail authority is set to release a full project update in may.
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rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. temperatures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from the coast.futurecast shows that as
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we move into the afternoon skies generally dry out before isolated showers tonight lead into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) (ááá landingááá) take a
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look at this. a dramatic chase from sacramento to vacaville ... ended with the c-h-p helicopter pilot landing on the ground ... to help take down the suspect. you can see in this video ... the drive before his arrest. ali wolf spoke with the pilot ... for his first hand account of what happened. as a flight officer and paramedic for the california highway patrol's golden gate division, every day is a new adventure for richard jones -- and monday was no exception. jones was on a helicopter when
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his crew began assisting officers on the ground were in pursuit of a suspect in a stolen car from sacramento.once the chase reached vacaville, the helicopter's camera captured the moment things intensified. officer jones can be heard on the video."it's gonna be a foot bail, driver's out now," he says in the video.as the driver crosses interstate 505, he ditches his car and runs into a trucking facility."we saw that he still wasn't gonna go easily and was resisting the officers," jones told fox40.the chp landed the helicopter right here and jones ran in to help take down the suspect."at that point, you just get in where you can to help out, whether it's holding a leg or holding an arm," jones said. "in that case, i held his arm in order and allowed them to be able to place the handcuffs."photos show jones and two other officers with suspect albert aranda handcuffed on the ground.aranda, 38, was booked into sacramento county jail after the 35-mile chase.jones says it's not something they do every day, but it's
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something they train for. "we're always trained and ready for this kind of stuff," jones said. ( james )(ááálandingááá) that was ali wolf reporting. neither the suspect nor the officers were hurt in the incident. it might be too late for the new orleans saints ... but the n-f-l is finally making the right call. this season the league says pass interference calls and non- calls ... are going to be reviewable. the rule change comes after the controversial pass interference ánon-callá.in the 2018 n-f-c championship game.be had a chance to catch a pass that would have put them deep in rams territory. the new rule change marks the first time a referee not present in the stadium will be able to call a penalty.
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replay system with no change. so the system is exactly the same but opi and dpi are now reviewable and that includes when there is a flag or no flag. we've never done that before."> the rule change is for one season ... but it could become permanent if approved next year. commissioner roger goodell says it's a chance to "get the system right." at 7 o'clock ... we continue our celebration of women's history. kron 4's pam moore sits down with bay area broadcasting legend belva davis. ( james ) and please join us this saturday night as we continue to celebrate amazing women in our history. kron4's darya folsom will host a special presentation at 9 p.m. this coming saturday.
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rain is back for the morning with showers expected to continue off and on into the early afternoon. ures are mild to start with 50's and 60's again later on. as some sunshine returns later today expect the possibility of an isolated thunderstorm to pop up for areas away from the coast.futurecast shows that as
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we move into the afternoon skies generally dry out before isolated showers tonight lead into yet another day of rain tomorrow. after which point we finally see some consistently dryer weather with comfortable conditions to look forward to under sunshine into the weekend and the start of next week. ( robin ) no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) coming up in the next hour ... a woman is injured in a house fire in the east bay. we'll have the latest details in a live report. ( james ) plus ... case of the measles in the south bay ...the huge concern officials have with this recent case. ( james ) overnight parking for r-v's in berkely could soon be gone. kron-4's sara stinson will have the latest on the ban. (ácommercialá)(á
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and you find the same style you knoyou saw there... ross ...here? that's yes for less. yes! say yes to those spring trends you love, at 20 to 60 percent off specialty store prices, every day. at ross. yes for less. breaking news... just into the kron 4 newsroom... vanden high school in faifield has canceled classes today because of a threat. district officials and police are investigating that threat. all other schools in the district will remain open. school is expected to resume tomorrow. police have not commented on the nature of the threat. we have a crew on the way to fairfield to gather more information. ( will ) good morning and thanks for joingin us. i'm will tran in for darya folsom. ( james ) and i'm james fletcher. and i'm james (
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james ) and i'm james fletcher. the other big story this morning is the rain heading towards the bay area. taking a look at storm tracker 4 radar this morning. the rain is mainly off shore but it will be here shortly and it could impact part of your commute.and traffi winston and john shrable are standing by to get you ready as you head out the door.

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