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empire is back and then join us for the 10:00 and 11:00 news after that . facebook announces new privacy settings as the company works to get back on friendly terms with its users. we go live to the oakland museum of california as it unveils a new exhibit about hypoxia. and this group celebrates its 40th season. welcome to the 9. if you haven't been out and about in this glorious weather, i urge you to do so. we had an afternoon hike yesterday that i thought would be relaxing after a full day of work. it wasn't. it turned out to be more than 6 miles, a large elevation
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change. >> where did you go? >> right here in the east bay hills. it was good, toes in the dirt, scrambling up on rocks. and then i got an email and i think i should do this, i hiked up to mission p, 10 miles, coming up in a few weeks. i have never done it. >> i have never done it. >> it's a tad bit long. but i've never been to -- just like you've never been to alcatraz, i think this is one of the bay area must do's. we will talk with steve about the weather in a second but first let's go to the news . new developments to bring you in connection to facebook and its privacy scandal. >>ceo mark zuckerberg plans to testify before congress. >> reporter: along with them changing their privacy tools section to make it easier for
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users to operate. >> reporter: facebook is under fire after news that the information of millions of users made it to cambridge analytica which is linked to the trump campaign. like silverberg has agreed to testify before congress about the controversy. on wednesday, facebook rolled out a new system to control privacy and security settings. >> they were told they have to have what is known as informed consent in the legal trade. they needed to do that and they didn't. >> reporter: it doesn't change there privacy policy but does allow people to change settings from one place rather than going through 20 separate sections across the platform. the announcement comes one day after a cambridge analytica whistleblower accused facebook of developing the technology to listen to your conversations
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even when you are not using the at. >> they don't care whether or not they do it legally, as long as i get the job done. >> reporter: the company is facing multiple lawsuits in state and federal courts over its data mining policy. if they don't come up with a credible defense, the penalties could start adding up. >> it could run into billions of dollars if they lose all of these. >> reporter: it's still unclear when zuckerberg is going to speak before congress but a hearing is planned in the next coming weeks. jonathan hunt in los angeles, btu fox 2 news . tesla is defending itself after a deadly crash on highway 101 yesterday. after being faced with its driverless car technology, they are defending themselves. >> reporter: these questions come at a critical time for tesla. the company has had
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manufacturing and production problems recently. its credit rating was downgraded just this morning. it's stock prices down more than 8% since the ntsb announced yesterday that they would be investigating this crash that happened in mountain view on friday. let's show you the video of that's. some questions federal visitors want to find out; did the driver have the autopilot feature on when he slammed into a concrete barrier next to the hov lane. did that technology contribute in some way to the grass? this happened on highway 101 and 85 on friday. cell phone video from passersby who tried to help the driver showed the intensity of the crash and the fire immediately afterward. after the driver was removed from the vehicle, he later died at the hospital. what we know about last week's accident, tesla offered its condolences to the driver and its family but has a concrete barrier may be to blame for the severity of the crash, the lack of a concrete barrier rather. they are posting this spot on the side of 101 where it
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happened. the safety barrier called an attenuator is shown on the left but it was missing the data crash happened. puzzles is the reason this was so severe, the highway safety barrier had either been removed or crushed in a prior accident without being replaced. we have never seen this level of damage to a model x in any other crash. we have reached out by email and phone to caltrans officials to find out what happened to that attenuator, and also what the response is to the tesla claim that the missing barrier played a role in the severity of the crash. we have yet to hear back from them. we have an update on last night's crash at the oakland airport that injured several people. our crime reporter, henry lee has received this photo of the suspect. he was booked on charges of reckless driving and driving without a license.
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he told them that he drove the mercedes suv to the airport and dropped off friends, when he lost control of the vehicle and hit another car which struck three people. a fourth victim was injured by baggage that was knocked over. he hadn't driven a long time. >>according to him, he mistook the gas pedal for the break. he lost control of the vehicle and was accelerating and drove into the -- toward the terminal building. >> authorities believe the crash was an accident, not terrorism related. none of the four injured people were seriously hurt. although the airport was still open, the main road in and out of the airport was close to investigate the accident which caused many delays and traffic backups. you can see these people that got out of the car and took the luggage with them and tried to walk to the airport in the hopes of catching a flight. >> i just know there's been an
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accident at the airport. i just got out of my car to see if i could walk over to the airport. >> i don't think so. >> the road into the airport reopened shortly before 8:00 in the evening . memorial is in place a technical high school in oakland after the death of a student we first told you about yesterday. the 16-year-old died after going home from school and telling his parents he didn't feel well. >> rob roth went to the school and spoke with friends and teachers. >> reporter: oakland tech, it's a high school that's in morning. here's -- mourning after a student died somewhat expectedly and mysteriously last week. >> you don't expect someone to pass so soon. >> jeremiah went home can veiling the complaining he wasn't feeling well and i sometime later that day.
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-- jeremiah went home complaining he wasn't feeling well and sometime later he died. >> he was a quiet kid but he had a lot of friends. he was the kind of students who have no problem doing his own thing and being independent. >> his death is hitting them hard. he was always quiet but not shy. he had confidence but he wouldn't speak unless it was necessary. he was very smart, humble, a sweet heart. mckee played linebacker and he was medically cleared to play by his doctor. the players have signed a memorial. >>i think it's much bigger than football. you want to remember somebody for their personality. when you got to know him you
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could see he was actually a great person. >> reporter: he was in the health academy for those interested in pursuing a career in the health field. >> [ inaudible ] ed they plan to dedicate next season to jeremiah -- >> [ inaudible ] >> reporter: they plan to dedicate the next season to jeremiah . flames from this fire reached elderly people in the fountain grove neighborhood of santa rosa. yesterday a judge set a trial date of august 3. 13 residents and family members are suing the parent company, oakmont senior living. they claim employees abandoned them in the fire near the facility.
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>> the water system the fountain grove neighborhood to take more than two years to replace. the system was contaminated with benzene when the wildfire plastic -- burned plastic pipes serving the neighborhood. residents say they are just finding out about this even though it was known a long time ago. fire victims who rely on insurance benefits to cover the cost of temporary housing say their benefits could expire before the water system is fix. border patrol agents have received complaints.
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markets are mixed right
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now. the dow jones is up by 129 points gaining.5%. the nasdaq is essentially flat. facebook stock is up about 1%. smart the aclu is asking the grave hound -- the greyhound bus company to stop allowing ice to board buses. this happened back in january. that same month border patrol agents boarded a border control -- a greyhound bus and asked for proof of citizenship. agents are singling out people, based on the aclu, based on appearance. the aclu -- greyhound says they are concerned but they are required to complying . north korean leader kim jonathan and china's president xi jinping met in china this
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week. presidents brought -- president trump's tweeted this message. -- unfortunately, maximum sanctions and pressure must be maintained at all costs. chinese reports call it an unofficial visit but this was the first time kim jean ahn has left north korea since he gained power in 2011. there was speculation he was in china after a mysterious train on large convoy was seen in beijing. at the meeting kim jean ahn said he was committed to denuclearization of the korean peninsula. in a tweet this morning president trump's rejected a call by retired justice john paul stevens that young activists should go out and try to repeal the second amendment. stevens was on the losing side of a supreme court ruling that gave individuals the right to
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own a gun for sell to pheasants. the 97-year-old stevens wrote an op-ed yesterday in connection with the nationwide demonstration last weekend led by the survivors of the florida high school shooting. he urged protesters to try to overturn the second memo which he calls a relic of the 18th century. >> question of the day has been, do you think the second amendment should be repealed? 32% if you say yes but 67% say no. >> and we have frank mallicoat at the nose asking people what they think of this. >> reporter: i am here with a mother and son combination, alan and rosemary. you have been living for 83 years now. what's your take? should the second amendment be repealed? >> i'm going to pass on that one because there are younger people that are not going along with me but the seniors would. >> reporter: if you had control, you would abolish
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guns? >> i would take my time doing it but i think they have to do something. but there's a lot of people that belong to clubs and like guns. they put a lot of time into this. >> reporter: does it tell your stomach to see what's happening? >> it does. for us seniors, it's put us behind the door. we don't sit on the porch anymore. we don't walk across the street anymore. we are really careful going across the street because cars aren't paying attention. >> reporter: let's ask your son ; you are more of a gun advocate. >> people are killing people. you don't take away my car for drunk driving because i killed someone. you don't take away your car because i killed somebody driving in my car. why would you take away your guns if i shoot somebody with my gun? >> reporter: do you think there
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should be some region -- revision on some of these high- powered rifles? to no. you can put one on each hand and shoot as many bullets as with one rifle. why take away that right? again, it's not the gun that killed the person but the person behind the gun, whether he has one bullet or 100 bullets. it only takes one to kill somebody. >> reporter: what you think the supreme court justices, that it's antiquated do you think it still stands today. >> correct. it's not the gun or the bullet that's killing the person. it's that person shooting that person. are you going to take away the right for a bow and arrow? >> reporter: no matter what, the criminals went to get the gun? >> he's going to get a weapon regardless. he could use a knife or a fork. >> reporter: this is one of those discussions that goes on
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and on and would be a longshot to ever repeal the second amendment. i know you guys talked about what would happen for this to happen, two thirds of the states and two thirds of congress. the county board of supervisors has voted training for s.w.a.t. teams at 2.5 million -- $two- point 5 million. >> reporter: i can really has more. >> reporter: there was hissing and booing and plenty of high emotion as opponents of the sheriff's urban shield program urged the court not to fund it for another year. one person who hoped to speak was picked up by deputies after protesters yelled at the sheriff who spoke in favor of a. summer calling is a glorified gun show that exercises and emphasizes militarization.
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>> i'm sure there's a place in the world were the sheriff can do this but that place is not in alameda county. >> if you think there is no relationship between urban shield kind of training and what's happening to the killing of young people in this country, you are wrong. >> reporter: supporters say urban shield posted since 2007 consists of not only s.w.a.t. team training but also disaster response and emergency preparedness. >>nature incidence require coordinated integration of agencies, fire, rescue, hospitals, healthcare workers, as well as law enforcement. urban shield is an invaluable training event. >> reporter: sheriff's officials speak to the recent
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mass attacks as reasons for this. >> the sheriff is resolved and believe strongly in urban shield. i don't think you have to look any further than what is happening around the country with domestic terror incidents, school shootings. the sheriff wants this region to be the most prepared in the country, to respond to incidents like that. >> reporter: urban shield will take place in september across the bay area but the future of the program could be in jeopardy beyond 2018. henry lee ktvu fox news . coming up on "mornings at 2 on the 9" , detailing what's happening on b.a.r.t. trains and in part stations.
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b.a.r.t. police released new statistics on the attempt to fight crime on trains. they break down the numbers do we break down the numbers now. >> reporter: jessica long uses the b.a.r.t. station to commute to work but there are certain times of the day when she will not use the system. >> if i have to work late, i
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don't use b.a.r.t. because i don't feel safe. >> reporter: to make writers feel safe, b.a.r.t. reports it's cracking down, a nearly 40% increase from the 1238 arrests made in 2004. >> this shows the proactive activity within our system, geared toward making the system safe there -- safer. >> reporter: increased contract -- contact, up 85%. >> reporter: oftentimes an infraction leads to someone who might have a warrant arrest or maybe wanted for a serious crime. >> reporter: they had 544 bike thefts in 2016 and that number dropped 18% to just 444 and b.a.r.t. credits a high purity racks as one reason the numbers have dropped.
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-- high-security racks as one reason the numbers have dropped. but theft is up 52% of electronic devices and violent crime jumped 24%. officer say that number deserves context. >> the majority of the robberies are snatching's. that's the majority of a crime we've seen. >> reporter: attorney paul dusty is representing a group of teenagers that were jumped and robbed of their cell phones and other personal possessions. the chief would not comment, citing ongoing litigation. he did talk on another issue that we have reported on. b.a.r.t. employees being attacked, 40 incidents last year. >> we really try to work with the employees, number 1, to give them the tools so they are safe in doing their jobs. number 2, making sure that we are responsive to anything that might happen on the system.
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>> reporter: b.a.r.t. also issued 315 prohibitions. the chief also says they hired 60 new police officers for her to bd last year but the most they've had in -- and that's the most they've had in a single year since 2013. one of the biggest names in silicon valley is facing a gender pay discrimination lawsuit. i recently sat down with the most recent woman for a television interview. she says a conversation with female coworker led her to believe she was being underpaid. she says when she was hired she was told a preschool teacher start at level 1, the lowest level in the tiered pay scale. that turned out not to be the case. >> we were talking about, isn't it so frustrating that you can only get hired at level 1 and one of my colleagues said what are you talking about clicks i got hired at level 2. he was a
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man. >> coming up on the 10:00 is, what happened when she brought up that discrepancy to her managers at google. what one employment attorney says all workers should do to help bring pay equity to the work lace >> i'm curious what the google managers, how they responded to her. can you give us a little? >> i will say she's no longer working at google and actually making less now than she was when she was working at google and she said she's happier. >> thank you. oracle has one the latest battle against google on copyright infringement. now the federal appeals court has ruled google's use of java on the android smartphone exceed the exemption. the decision will lab time, complexity, according to google. it's yet to be determined how much they will have to pay in
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come on looking thing you each 's bob raissman ♪ >> that's j lo, in case you were wondering, a little bit of the pep in your step on this wednesday. here is a live look at central san rafael with san francisco in the background. welcome back to "mornings on 2 the 9" . we are going to have nice weather today and tomorrow. the a's home opener is going to
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have beautiful weather. tomorrow looks even warmer than today. if you enjoyed yesterday, you will enjoy today and tomorrow. we are looking at 70 degrees which is really nice. temperature start of a little cool today, we lost the breeze a little bit but we will still be in 70s and 80s, well above the normal average. san francisco will be 71 degrees. that's not the record but it is a degrees above average this time of year. san jose says we can beat that, 10 above average a forecast high of 77. there record high was a long time ago, 1893. look at livermore, already 65 degrees, san rafael is already 60 in sunnyvale is already 60. even the coast is nice. today, tomorrow, friday, probably even the weekend
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really nice. there was a fog bank that popped up around santa cruz to the monterey bay but i don't think it has much of a chance of staying. tomorrow will be the warmest day, still okay on the weekend but slightly cooler. marches going out very quietly. >> like a lamb . the family of stephon clark will hold a public wake in just a little bit. there were public protests yesterday including when stephon clark's brother called for change. a person outside began banging on the window -- windows and was arrested. for the second time in less than a week people were not allowed into the sacramento kings game. >> black lives --
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>> [ crowd chanting ] >> reporter: this is the second time the protesters have effectively blocked the entrance of the golden 1 center . >> there's no disrespect to anyone but we need to let them know what's going on in sacramento. >> reporter: andre young is stephon clark's cousin. >> we are all hurting in sacramento. we are all hurting. we need to know what happened. >> [ shouting ] >> let's have a conversation. >> reporter: there were frustrations among ticketed fans and after a while he suggested letting fans in. >> now it's time for us to go. >> reporter: the kings organization lock the doors and put up a sign saying public safety measures have been in a did. many ticketed fans never made it in and some had mixed reactions. >> it's really inconvenient but i respect their message and i understand both sides of it.
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i am pro rights for everyone. >> i get it. i understand he has an opinion. it is what it is. >> it was a great call but i feel like this is too much. that's my opinion. i am not against them protesting. i don't feel like they shouldn't be doing a. i just feel like right ear isn't the right place. i don't think the kings did anything. >> that was dennis shanahan reporting. 21-year-old -- 22-year-old stephon clark was shot and killed on march 18th. officers were responding to a man breaking into cars and he ran from police when they confronted him. they thought he was holding a gun and was shot by officers nearly 2 dozen times . for more on some of the other headlines, let's go to dave clark. >> civil rights attorney john
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barris will hold a news conference. he will say he is suing the city of vallejo and the police department on behalf of the family of 32-year-old ron l foster who was shot and killed by a police officer february 13. he also wants the release of a body cam video of the shooting. vallejo police a an officer tried to stop foster because he was riding his bicycle in an unsafe manner but foster ran away. police say foster and the officer got into a violent struggle and the officer shot foster in self-defense. >> reporter: make your help is needed by the country cousy -- contra costa county officials. it was confirmed by the state that the administrative offices were robbed, monitors, keyboards and other equipment from a storage building, from the boys and girls club.
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if you have information about the stolen items, call the contra costa county sheriff's office. in the meantime in san francisco, controlled by sheriff's deputies will increase at the hall of justice building because of a bomb threat. the building is at 850 bryant street and houses superior court, the district attorney's office in the county jail. investigator says if you can call was made yesterday. bomb sniffing dogs search the building but found nothing suspicious. those are just some of your morning headlines. mike and sal -- mike and sal, i will send it back over to you. >> reporter: to celebrate a 50 year anniversary, there's a one year long celebration. >> we have more on the history of that center. >> reporter: rising up in the san francisco skyline, the japan centerpiece pagoda has become an icon. >> reporter: is a symbol for piece. >> reporter: and friendship, a present from osaka, japan, san francisco's sister city, 50 years ago. >> reporter: the original design
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was by an osaka professor. he envisioned this new modern approach to bring the two cities together, osaka and san francisco. >> reporter: megan knight -- in 1968, this was officially opened with the japan culture and trade center. >> it was one-of-a-kind in the united states. this was to introduce the united states into japanese culture. >> reporter: the center had the first dotson dealership in the u.s. and many japanese restaurants and other businesses. >> reporter: george was an attorney and helped develop the japan center. >> reporter: there were shops and a hotel and residences. >> reporter: the redevelopment project created a japanese cultural and business center but also came at a cost of four residents. richard hashimoto, the president of the merchants association says preserving those businesses that survived
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is important now. >> reporter: downtown is 36 blocks large and after urban renewal, it's now about 9 to 12 blocks that we had today. >> reporter: on wednesday, the recreation and parks department will honor the 50th anniversary . >> we want to celebrate our cultural history in our parks. they connect the past to the present, to the future. >> reporter: they want a gathering place. >> we come with family. sometimes i just come here to sit. >> reporter: including young people drawn to japanese culture. >> it connects me more to the culture. it's a fun place to be and it's kind of peaceful, it is called the peace pagoda. it does have a cool vibe. >> reporter: a place that continues, 50 years later, to promote peace. >> piece in the sense of world
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peace, inner peace, peace of all kinds >> reporter: jana katsuyama fox 2 news. a new exhibit is called respect, hip-hop style. >> reporter: it talks about the change of djs, breakdancing and fashion. >> reporter: an impressive museum of the oakland museum of california, all kinds of interactive exhibits. we are inside one of the rooms this morning taking a look at all of the various photos and memorabilia that you have to peru's here. that includes centerstage, this beautiful 64 impala -- 1964 impala which is impressive that you got it inside. i want to bring in the exhibit curator. you are open to the public. >> this exhibit is all about the history of hip-hop. how are
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you telling that story? >> that's a great story. we felt it was time to pay our respects to hip-hop because it's one of the most powerful cultural influences, not only locally but around the world. it teaches a powerful lesson that kids can make masterpieces out of nothing. it value self-improvement and giving back to others and it's becoming a place for communities to come together. we really felt hip-hop was a positive social and cultural course that deserves attention. >> reporter: we were just looking at icons of hip-hop. with this exhibit, you sort of talk about how, as we know, hip- hop culture has moved into the mainstream. >> absolutely. that's one of the things that we wanted to talk about, how it is still a vibrant youth movement and has taken on a
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central role in society and culture, for instance the musical "hamilton" which is now playing in the bay area. people get this and accept it that hip-hop should have the position of teaching the history of our country. rmac you talk more broadly about the history of hip-hop and culture. you also pay tribute from artists right here in the bay area. we can probably show you one right here. that's in this area. you have a location, i should let people know, it talks about the artists in the bay area who have contributed to hip-hop culture over the years. >> we pay tribute to a lot of folks. we have some photography on early dancers such as the black passengers. the bay area and san jose and oakland and san francisco, the vibrant hip-hop dance scene that was happening in the late 80s as well. that's really important.
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we also have unknown folks like mr. fab. we also have in this section, one of the most recent incredibly influential artists in the bay area. they are folks on the video here. we have an incredible video of them dancing in east oakland. we have a lot of different things that pay homage to the local community. probably the leak -- the biggest thing in this section is the hip-hop atlas of the bay . >> that's the historical points of interest here. it's in the bay area alone the people can read up on. >> yes. there's over 40 sites where we explain the incredibly important hip-hop history that's happened all around this. >> reporter: the exhibit is called "respect, hip-hop style and wisdom. thank you. we
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appreciate you having us in today. these are some really impressive pieces. this exhibit is open until august. >> that looks phenomenal. when i see this 1964 chevy, it reminds me of a song. >> reporter: that's the first thing i thought of. it's not from the dr. dre video. i'm told this is a gentleman from san francisco that donated this to the exhibit. but it does absolutely remind you of almost every west coast rap video ever made. [ laughter ] it sure does. >> we have more information about the exhibit at our website on ktvu.com. look under the "mornings on 2" dig tab -- "mornings on 2" tab. the san francisco gay men singing club plans to bring
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chris mack the san francisco -- is celebrating its 40th season. >> [ singing ] ♪ >> tomorrow night the chorus will perform bridges at davie symphony hall. it's a one night only event that features songs designed to examine a -- and celebrate the past, present and future. we happen to be joined by doctor tim felix. thank you for joining us. i've had the very good fortune
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of hearing the chorus many times out and about in san francisco. i love the joy and exuberance. this is a bit of a different program. isn't it? >> it is. when we do what we call outreach wars sing outs, we sing everywhere. we sing on street corners, city hall and for a number of places, 40 to 50 times a year. those are mostly what you have experienced, fun and even protests, but great fun. when you do a two our program, we delve into topics and themes much deeper than we can on the outreach. >> part of why you are bringing this to symphony hall is talking about the deep south, a place that many people in the bay area may not have ever been to and of only heard about. can you tell us about your experience? >> one of the things that was the most impressive was the communities that have such courage to face the onslaught of legislation and
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discrimination that seems to be so rampant and easily pushed through in some parts of the country. these people gathered themselves together and said no. we are not going to put up with this. our goal was to go down there and help them, support them, bring awareness to the issues that they were trying to bring up in their communities. it was really quite inspiring. it showed how important our mission is. >> reporter: you covered mississippi, north carolina, alabama, tennessee. did you find anyone, tim, who said to you, i never attended an event openly before. >> absolutely! that was one of the thrills. we gave 23 appearances in eight days and those five states and did everything from major concert halls in each of the five states to high schools, colleges, city hall -- not a city hall but a city park. there were many times that
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people who felt like they are closeted and cannot be themselves, they came and saw 2000 people in a hall that our allies, straight allies, lgbt people. it was amazing just to be in that arena, even without the music. >> reporter: and this is called seven last words of the unarmed. i'm going to ask you what that means. in recent days and minutes, this is about an unarmed african-american man shot to death by sacramento police just days ago. can you tell me about those last seven words. and what's that like to present to the audience? >> the last seven words is the last seven words, seven different unarmed men who were killed and put that to music. what it does is it gives a voice to the frustration, the pain, all of the feelings that we don't often speak about of what happens when that moment of humanity is lost. it's a difficult piece to do
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but it is in some ways cathartic because, again, we don't talk about that aspect, the human aspect of these exchanges as much as we could, to help people understand why these things really definitely need to change. >> one that you speak about is garner who said i can't breathe. what's it like as a performer to take something very tragic, very private in some ways, and turn it into this? >> it's been an incredible journey for the chorus. from the beginning when we presented this and said we want to do this, we feel like this program, having just come back from the south, this is a place to do this. we have spent as much time preparing ourselves emotionally and psychologically as we have musically. we have 260 guys singing tomorrow night and every single one of them has a different path. each one has had to find that path for themselves. to bring it together as a conductor, we started learning the notes and rhythms and dynamics. just in the last couple of weeks
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, we've been allowed to really get in touch with the deep feelings and bring that to the stage. we are not alone on the stage which i'm very excited about. i do want to say that clint sings a solo. this was about a man that at 23 was murdered. his last words were, "mom, i wanted to go to college. " hearing those words is amazing. >> reporter: -- >> do you struggle to maintain your composure when you are singing those words? how do you handle that? >> it takes a bit of effort. it really is a vehicle to relate these feelings and help people better understand the issues. as singers, we have an opportunity. we have a responsibility. we have the venue to be able to do that. you kind of pull yourself together and you do what you need to do so that the story can be told. >> reporter: it will be a far
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cry from what we have seen out and about in san francisco but we appreciate you joining us today in advance of your performance tomorrow. if you would like ticket information, we have that for you. just go to ktvu.com and you will find it in the web links section under the "mornings on 2" tab and you can also find it on our mobile app. the program is called bridges. i'm honored to have you both here. thank you so much.
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stopping all of its self driving cars in california. -- uber says it stopping all of its self driving cars in california after a fatal crash of one of its cars. one city in china is now trying to embarrass people to stop them from jaywalking. they are using facial recognition cameras to publicly shame jaywalkers. here's how it works. they pick it up on screens around town and online along with the jaywalker's name. if that's not bad enough, jaywalkers are also texted of fine. police say the embarrassing test is actually working. the los angeles rams have selected two men to join their cheerleading squad.
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you can see them in the back of this team photo. they are part of the 40 member squad. they say they have enjoyed watching female cheerleaders and wondered why they could not be part of the team. they were selected after auditioning last weekend. baltimore ravens have had men on their squad for years but they are considered to be part of the stunt team, a subset of the actual means squad. >> that kind of reminds you of college. the sharks winning streak came to an end in los -- in st. louis . despite that, they have one of the best records in the division. they had a goal in the first period and then another goal was added on the power play to give san jose the lead 2-1 and then the blues tied the score and st. louis got the 3-2 when in overtime. oakland mayor and
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president are going to raise the flag for the beginning of the a season. this comes as the team is working to by the coliseum complex from the city and alameda county. >> opening-day is tomorrow at the coliseum. it will be the start of the 50th season. the a's have made a few changes to make the ballpark a little more fan friendly. they have added what they call the treehouse above the left field teachers with two referral service -- 20 full- service bars and they've also added places to eat. >> we are taking the show on the ride -- on the road for a's opening-day tomorrow. i will be here along with joe fonzi and sal go we are going to have new features to show you and food and merchandising that you can expect. we will be live at at&t park for giants
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opening-day as well . "empire " is back on tv, premier episode at 8:00 miami.of right here -- episode at 8:00 followed by the premier season . , 10:00 news we will have news about a teacher suing for just a few dollars.
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