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. good morning. i'm frank mallicoat. for the third time this year, we have a partial government shutdown both parties blaming each other. >> we're looking at the effects on popular tour services. and the weekend before christmas, a neighborhood in santa rosa is rebuilding after last year's devastating tubs fire. and some are back home since the wildfire. and how people who lost
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everything are still counting their blessings. crab and a holiday staple. but they may cost more than normal this weekend, that if you can find them. the reason there is a crab shortage at some of your favorite markets and seafood restaurants. but first, why don't we talk about that holiday forecast because a lot of phonings will be out there. starting out with partly cloudy skies and visibility is an issue for some. that is really pretty as we get into another shot for you. you can see partly cloudy over san francisco. we're looking at 48 degrees
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that is santa rosa. you're near freezing at this hour. and the north bay inland locations dealing with the visibility issues against once again. oakland at 42 and livermore at 40 and san jose 44. take a look at this temperature change. down by 15 degrees in napa and 18 in 11 in oakland. so a colder start to the day. as we get into the afternoon, back into the upper 50s. here a look at where we're seeing some of the fog. visibility for most of us out there is not bad. but napa recording quarter mile visibility and santa rosa looking okay with the visibility to about 10 miles. so we'll continue to track this. and it will continue to fluctuate over the next couple of hours. upper 50s to low 60s right now for the afternoon today under partly cloudy and mostly clear skies. again, rain in the extended forecast plus the king ways are back. we'll have more on this coming up in a bit. we begin with a developing
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story out of the nation's capitol. the federal government is partially shut down this morning. congress and the president failed to reach a deal last night over disagreements over funding with the president's proposed border wall with mexico. they scheduled rare saturday sessions to continue the negotiations again today at noon. thousands of federal workers will be furloughed and forced to work without pay. and they say that the shut down continues into next month. they will pass legislation and reopen the government when they take the house majority on january 3rd. both sides are blaming one another for that shut down. >> we're going to have a shut down. there is nothing we can do about that because we need the democrats to give us the votes. >> mr. president, president trump, you cannot erace months of video of you saying that you wanted a shutdown and you
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wanted the responsibility and blame for a shutdown. president trump, you own the shutdown. >> this is the third time in a year that the government has partially shut down. president trump said that he will postpone his holiday trip to florida till further notice. >> shutdown will affect services and popular tourist attractions. >> the alcatraz trip is still going to happen but the nighttime trip has been cancelled. >> reporter: people getting off the call al alcatraz. they had an emergency meeting and learned that they will be impacted. it will remain open but with shorter hours. >> we'll operate our standard
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day tours. so there is 11 departures. so 3500 people will be able to tour with us. and the nights and behind the scene programs will not be running. >> reporter: tsa agents will be forced to work without pay and custom and enforcement officers and other members of the department of justice and agriculture could be furloughed. they stay is a stressful situation. >> biggest issue is the pocketbook. this is probably the worse time that you may not be receiving a paycheck. >> reporter: workers worried if they can pay their bills. >> it would be nice if they thought about everyone and not just themselves. >> reporter: for tourist it is a disappoint.
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>> in is a main attraction in the country. and it will be a shame if something like that happens. >> reporter: and some say that the closures have a ripple effect. >> hotels and the uber drivers and the lyft drivers i think everyone in the hospitality is affected as well. >> a partial government shut down will affect some national parks in the bay area. the rank rangers will not be on duty but the trails will be on. two separate crashes appear to be caused by a wrong-way driver. one was on 680 and monument and one 680 tree boulevard offramp. both accidents cleared and no word on the injuries. but we're hearing some people have been taken to hear
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hospitals. highway 280 and 880 is back open. this tanker flipped last night and causing some big delays till about 3 this morning. 280 was closed in both directions at northbound state highway 17 and southbound 880 because of the crash. authorities began reopening the highways around 1:45 this morning after they were able to get the tanker upright and out of traffic. no word on what caused the crash or in anyone was injured. highway patrol officers are playing santa claus today. it is all part of the chips for kids program. they are working a couple of east bay churches for toy giveaways. the first event starts at 10:00 this morning and held at the phillip's temple cme church. and there is a toy give away this afternoon at oakland's love temple missionary baptist
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church on birch street. today is one of the busiest shopping days of the holiday season. the last saturday before christmas has become known as super saturday. it is a big day for last minute holiday shopping deals and procrastinators. they hope to draw in the shoppers by staying open longer. khol's will stay around the clock till 6:00 p.m. on christmas eve. the national retail federation said about 134 million people plan to take advantage of super saturday sales and extended store hours. home for the holidays has special meeting for people from the santa rosa coffee park neighborhood. they were devastated by the north bay wildfires last year. more people will be spending the first holiday back in their new homes this year. >> reporter: chris is hanging curtains and stockings this christmas season. but no complaints about the
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chores setting up a brand-new house. his home on hopper avenue is one of the brightest in what has been such a dark neighborhood. >> last christmas we were in a one bedroom apartment. >> reporter: last year they put a tree on their lot and posed. and now they look at all the homes finished or almost finished around them. next christmas it should look pretty good. >> it will be a new normal. nothing is normal anymore. >> reporter: with crews working language days. there are many homes that will not be ready by the holiday and the slowing trees in unfinished houses hit as the families were still living elsewhere. this couple broke ground in july and expected to be in by now but big delays getting materials, permits and sections and workers. >> people will say come in and we'll start doing the project on this date. they are so busy and they don't
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really care. >> reporter: but rather than dwell on a date, they think about how far they've come and having to move four times in the past year. >> god has his own timing, and when i have to come in my home that is when i will come. >> reporter: the family of five here plans to do christmas and move in next month. >> i need to stop and enjoy my family and what we have accomplished so far. >> reporter: we're reaching for old handmade decorations that don't exist. >> it is nice. it is fun. >> reporter: the family is making new ornaments and new traditions. they missed getting back in for thanksgiving by a few days. but they appreciate it is finally happening. >> it still good. we're in before the end of the
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year. and we're glad that we're home. time is 7:10. coming up, a woman went into premature labor during the camp fire last month. and how she credits paramedics for saving her life. and now we'll look at supreme court justice ruth bader gingsburg, her recovery process of removing growths from her lungs. and when she expects to return to work. more on that coming up. á7 everything you need to prep, cook and serve up the season. it feelstter when you t for less-at ross. yes for less. am i saying it well, l'chaim? l'chaim. maybe you're making merry. l'chaim! or maybe you're making cocoa. don't spill it. maybe you're with the family you got. (all) ooh! or maybe the one you've chosen. it's culture salad. maybe there's lights... there's definitely lights. maybe there's one less this year.
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you can see a little fog and partly cloudy skies and
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we've got and orange sky. as you guess, probably theme song for today, holiday song all day long. >> imagine that. >> it looks like cotton. >> yes. gorgeous. >> we'll have a look at what to expect for your bay area weekend. send us your requests. we will put them on the air. a man that climbed the national christmas tree near the white house is now undergoing a mental evaluation. the the police did negotiate with him to get down and shut down the area near the tree for the rest of the night. supreme court justice ruth bader gingsburg is in a new york hospital this morning. she's recovering from lung surgery. the doctors removed two ma little independent growths
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malignant growths in her lung. she is 85. the growths were discovered during tests that she had after breaking several ribs in a fall last month. she will remain in the hospital over the week. they are waiting the final pathology reports to know what kind of tumors she had and how aggressive they were. eating a cab dinner is a holiday tradition for many. but crab meat is in short supply. the monster waves we found recently kept many fishermen on land. >> reporter: at this fish company on fisherman's wash, the crab tanks only have by a third of what they normally hold this time of year. >> from year to year is crab. you will not see anything about crabs crawling on each other's
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backs. >> reporter: these are spoken for. people that reordered will probably be okay. the ones through last week through christmas may be out of luck. >> we're completely sold out for christmas. >> a boat that should have brought in 30,000 pounds brought in 3,000. that is a big drop. >> reporter: the shortage is not due to a decline in crab population. the pop is the dangerous surf. remember these monster waves pounding the coast earlier this week? those conditions have kept many fishing boats from venturing out as often t this is a commercial fisherman for the last decade. >> a lot of the pots were flipped over. >> reporter: the big waves also make it harder for fisherman to trap crabs in their pods. >> they go into deep holes and
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wait for the storm to blow over. >> reporter: this man preordered. >> i would really be looking around for crabs. >> reporter: the owner here is hopeful that the swells will die down enough over the week and the fishing boats will go out. >> for a lot of people like it live. because they like to cook it themselves or put in themselves. that will be the question for christmas eve morning. >> reporter: they plan to go out tomorrow. so while crabs should be coming in, they are unsure if they will meet the demand. and with this coming in, it will most likely be very expensive. a love crab rosemary. did you have it on your table? >> no. we did tamales. that is any new year's dinner.
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outside it is a chilly start. some people are dealing with the ground fog once again and poor visibility reporting in napa. so be careful if you have an early morning drive, especially for the inland areas, you'll find that low lining fog cover. the king tides are back. and we could see the areas today, tomorrow and into monday. coastal flooding a possibility so that also to be aware with a of. if you're going to be close to the coast, never turn your back to the water and be prepared for some of that. this is what we're expecting for the next few days. there is a slight chance that a few scattered showers on sunday. as we get into monday for those of you celebrating christmas eve, rain is likely as we get into the afternoon. take a look at the futurecast here as we roll through your saturday. you see an increase in the
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cloud cover. so mostly cloudy by sunset. and we get into sunday. and it is a dry start. but you notice a little rain to the north as we get into the afternoon. and it shifts into the bay area and fizzles out. we don't see a lot there. but we could see a few scattered showers, specially in the north bay. that is your sunday. monday, it is going to be more widespread. if you're going to the sierra, the national weather service is already with advisory for that area for winter travel. so expect that. 37 degrees right now in napa, 33 in santa rosa. with the clearing overnight, we're a lot colder this morning. 42 in oakland, 48 at sfo for your afternoon. a lot of 50s, in fact. 56 in pacifica. and the south bay, upper 50s in san jose and 60 here this is a look at your extend forecast, a mix of sun and clouds.
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and then mostly cloudy and getting into your bay area sunday. and the north bay, widespread rain expected on monday and partly cloudy for tuesday for the folks that will be celebrating christmas. so a lot of the little ones may get new bikes and they will have dry weather play in. >> so it is just you and i. christina is drowning her voice in hot tea. in a moment, a special line of shoes that will go on sale. and parking restrictions go into effect this morning. ♪
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the vista parking lot will be close dollars through the first of the year. and is more difficult to get there, the bridge district is encouraging visitors to bike take public transit to the span. the span board of directers
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will move forward with public hearings. there were five options. one maintain will maintain the current increase of a quarter for the next three years. the bridge district is facing a $75 million deficit. there will be three forums before the board votes in march. it will take effect next summer in july. there say toll hike at the 7 other bridges starting january 1st on new year's day. tolls on the bay bridge and other state owned spans will go up a dollar. voters approved the increase. this is the first of several increases in the years to come. tolls go up by another dollar in 2022 and 2025. the square is getting new offices there. >> we're excited about the
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early signs. the mission is to expand entrepreneurship. and it masses with oakland's values. >> the payment processing company has signed a lease for the old sears building on 20th and broadway now known as uptown station. square will be the largest company topping pandora. they will keep their headquarters in san francisco. california unemployment rate is holding steady at a low 3.1%. employersds added 30,000 none farming jobs last month. best numbers in more than two years. higher strong in the silocon valley and san francisco and
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the east bay, restaurant industry and transportation also seeing the gains. california's population grew to 215,000 people bringing it just shy of 40,000. the population rates reached 39.8 million by july the 1st this year. napa saw their populations decline following last year's fires. l.a. county remains california's most populist county with 10.3 million people. 7:26. the raiders' last game at the coliseum could be monday night on christmas eve. >> where they could play next and it is not las vegas. today is known as super saturday. how much retailers are expected to rake in over the shopping holiday and what stores are still open ahead of christmas day. stay with us. ♪ toyland, toyland
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it looks like a beautiful day. and if you have not seen san francisco in all of the puffy clouds. it is cool. let's go over to rosemary and find out about our forecast. a lot of people shopping and bustling around. >> if you're getting out early, bring a jacket. >> and maybe a camera. >> yes. we have some beautiful views this morning and partly cloudy over san francisco. there is another view for you there. you can see the sails force tower. and we're going to be partly cloudy for the start of the day. mostly cloud by the end of the day. this is a look at your temperatures this morning. a gorgeous shot over san francisco. 48 right now and santa rosa near freezing at 43. low 40s in oakland, livermore and san jose. the numbers 10 to 15 degrees colder than where we were
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yesterday. with the clearing in the overnight hours, we have reached the dew point once again. and it means that the saturation turning into a cloud off the ground. visibility is an issue in napa. the advise picture down to a quarter mile. that will be with us through the morning hours. and we get into the afternoon, you'll notice an increase in the cloud cover there. and as we get into the sunset, mostly cloudy skies expected. rain a possibility as we get into sunday. it say slight chance. the better chance will come on monday, christmas eve. 57 degrees for the afternoon high in upper 50s in oakland. so when i come back, i'll have a better look at that wet weather coming our way and the king tides. they're back. following that developing story out of washington this morning and all weekend. the federal government partially shut down this
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morning. president trump, congress failed to reach a budget deal last night over disagreements over funding with the president's wanting a border wall. partial shut down means shoulds of thousands of federal workers will be furloughed or forced to be without pay. democrats said if the shut down continues into next month, they will pass legislation to reopen the government when they take the house majority and january 3rd. both sides are blaming each other for this current shut down. the shutdown should not affect your holiday packages or mail. that is because the post office funds its own operation. the priority first class mail was this past thursday. today is the last day to ship priority express if you want to there by christmas. today is expect anded to be one of the busiest shopping
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days of the holiday season. there are plenty of holiday deals for your shoppers. and some stores are extending their hour. we go to khol's in pleasant hill that will be open around the clock till 6:00 p.m. on christmas eve. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. khol's has been open since 7:00 yesterday morning p there are some people that are trickling now. it is a little quiet. i feel like i have to whisper a little bit. more people are expected to show up here. it is super saturday. that is just the last saturday before christmas. there are a lot of people off work today and picking up the last minute christmas presents. and super saturday could be biggest shopping day of the year. possibly beating out black friday. and the national retail federation said 134 million people plan to shop today up 26
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million from last year. the deals may not be as great as black friday. this has been open since 7:00 a.m. friday and won't close till 6:00 a.m. own christmas eve. so matter what time is, you can stock up on presents before the holiday. commuters said that the rush on super saturday is not surprising. >> there will be great deals. and there are the procrastinators, they just put it off. and saturday being a nonworkday and the last one before the holiday has been huge. and it will be huge again this year. >> reporter: so you're looking live at this khol's in pleasant hill. it will open and it will stay open till 6:00 christmas eve night and closed christmas day and reopen 7:00 a.m. the day before christmas. if you're one of the last minipulate shoppers, you have
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time to come out here and get those gifts. the u.s. supreme court ruled against the trump administration asylum restrictions. he signed is last month would have prevented migrants from seeking asylum unless they presented themselves at the official u.s./mexican border crossing. u.s. government said that california has not been meeting federal standards which issuing the real id cards. the new form of identification will be required to board airport or enter federal builds by 2020. it is part of a security enhancement following 9/11. they have been requiring one document to prove residency. but homeland security said that
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two documents proving residency will be required. that will implemented next spring. they are looking agent idea and replacing the board of director and turning then vester owned company into a public utility. the commission will take public next m comment on the proposal january 30th. they want to make the energy grid a lot safer. public memorial for a san francisco police officer killed this date some 12 years ago. the officer was chasing after a suspect who escaped from a correctional facility. the suspect broke into a garage of a home and started shooting at officers when they approached. he was shot on december 22nd, 2006. he died from his injuries the
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next morning. another officer returned fire and killed the suspect. tonight's memorial at the police station tonight at 5:00. a group of san francisco police officers is being credited with saving a woman's life. it happened wednesday inside the after 7:00 p.m. at sfo. an airport employee flagged down a police officer to report an unresponsive woman in the nearby stairwell. they located the 38-year-old that did not have a pulse at the time. the defibrillator was used and a short time later, the woman gone blink her eyes and squeeze the police officer's hand. she was later treated by medical personnel. oakland police department celebrating a huge milestone. >> i proudly present to the diplomacy of the 180th police academy. >> 22 members produce at their
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180th basic academy graduated yesterday. a ceremony was held at oakland scottish right center. most are bilingual. >> we need a department that is reflective of oakland. but a woman in a nontraditional job myself, i'm so excited when women are choosing to get into law enforcement. >> up next for the graduates, several months of field training alongside opd seasoned officers. a woman that went into premature labor during the camp fire in butte county has named her baby after the man that saved her. this is paramedic mickey huber
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and baby zoel mickey skinner. they had to get through 30 minutes of gridlock to help her out. the doctor told her that smoke inhalation put her body in stress and triggered the contractions. she was born december 12th. the police are looking to for a man that attacked a woman. the man jumped the woman just after 6:00 thursday night. she was walking near churchhill avenue. he put his hand over the mouth and pushed her into the bushes. she began screaming and neighbors ran out scaring him off. the victim had bruises and facial injuries and declined medical treatment. there is no description of the attacker. officers were called to a robbery at at&t store on mcdowell boulevard tuesday
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night. these are surveillance photos from inside the store. a seckman -- a second man collected things and put them in a pillow case. oakland raiders may play their final game at the coliseum sunday night. but now the team may be exploring the possibility of staying here in the bay area for one more year. they are talking to giants about playing at at&t park. >> reporter: the raiders are preparing for the final game in oakland. but plow is word that the bad boys of the gridiron may play one more game. rumors sent shockwaves. they say there are been
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interest of the raiders playing at at&t park. and they want to do what is best for the bay area fans. >> i thought the quality of the field, is it like tares the field up. is it like alarming for a football player to be like sharing that field with a baseball player. >> reporter: nancy walter picking up a fair of seat from the old stadium. she said that baseball diamonds are just a terrible place for players to play football. >> it is not good for the players. i don't think is it good for them. >> reporter: and the question also involved the other bay area football team, the 49ers. they hold territorial rights for san francisco. if the league and the raiders
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want to have exploratory conversations, we're open to having her to conversation. >> we have reached out to the raiders and the nfl to find out what they have to say about the possibility of the raiders playing at at&t park next season. so far we have not heard back from them. coming up it is christmas at santa rosa's coffee park. in our 8:00 hour, we'll take a look how much has changed for families that lost their home in last year's devastating wildfires. just in time for the honestly days, the san -- for the holidays, reindeer.
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cloud cover rolling into the bay. we have a little low lining fog as well. and cold temperatures to join us this morning. i'll have a look at what you can expect in your weekend forecast coming up in just a bit. by the way, our theme for today, you probably have guessed it, holiday song, send us your requests at twitter, facebook and instagram. we'll play them on the air. san francisco firefighters will spread a little holiday cheer tomorrow. it is part of the annual big bike give away. they will present 300 bikes to
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kids in need. they found it had in 1949. is it the largest firefighters' toy program in the u.s. more than 200,000 toys are distributed to children each year. a barbershop teaming up with local law enforcement to give back to the community offer the holiday season. some were surprised with the holiday gifts. >> reporter: some people come to the master's barbers for haircut and conversation. but this day it was different as the men and women decided to step it up and become one of santa's elves. >> we believes when we got older, would would do more. >> reporter: this is the first time that master's had a toy give away. >> we just came to get a
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haircut for christmas. and at a is so cool. >> reporter: the men and women of the shop have always been willing to give back. they were the site of the first barbershop forum. since then, colbert and the team have continues to work to make a difference. >> we believe giving back to the community and we believe in touching hearts. >> reporter: it took some time to pull this off. all 17 barbers and local law enforcement donated all the toys. they say it is important to give to those in need. >> we'll see the people seeing this side of it. we're trying our best to make our mend with the communities and build the partnerships and show we're people too. >> reporter: a man who gets his haircut at the shop dropped off a trunk full of toys. >> i just like to give back to the community. i've been blessed to have a little more than some do. >> reporter: the give away did not stop with the churn.
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they had a taco stand to have free food for the customers. during this time of the year it is more than that everyone feels like they matter. >> i'm just thankful to see this happen. i'm touched. i'm trying to not get emotional. it is all about giving back. >> reporter: this year's event was a big success and they plan to do it bigger and better next year. no, his name is none rudolph or blitzer. but the san francisco zoo picked a name for the new reindeer calf. they they have received hundreds of names. and the winning name is tinsel. the zoo will be open for zoo
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lights event this weekend. get in the spirit. let's get to rosemary now where the weather looks pretty darn good. >> it sure does. and that is one of the reasons that we love to live in california. we have great weather. we have a chance for rain. it looks like it will arrive on christmas eve this is a view of the low clouds to try to drift by and a beautiful view of the golden gate bridge. the king tides are with us for the next several days. and there is a coastal advisory that will begin. it will be with us not only for the next three days but perhaps a little longer, saturday, sunday and monday and maybe into tuesday. so coastal flooding will be a possibility if you are going to be hanging out close to the coast. be careful. we'll definitely see some of that with the waves reaching about 7, 8 feet at times. and the next system going arrive on monday. between now and then, we'll be in and out of clouds and partly
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cloudy to start your day and mostly cloudy by the end of today. and the next chance of rain will come on sunday but a slim chance. and on monday, we're looking at even better opportunity coming our way. here's a look at the futurecast on this. picking up for you at this hour where we're partly cloudy and we have a little fog out there. if you have an early morning drive, north bay and the inner east bay. reporting visibility down to a quarter mile. so you'll find it along the valley floor. this is the afternoon. sunset we are mostly cloudy. this is sunday. and it begins to shift a little bit. it breaks apart as it moves through. so we may see a few scattered showers. there have is monday. we'll see widespread rain on monday. and we'll get new snow. if you're traveling to the sierra for monday, prepare for winter travel there.
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is advisory anticipated there. 35. napa and 33 in santa rosa. 58 in nevada, 58 in berkley, 57 in the city of san francisco and the south bay, 59. santa cruz 60. widespread rain on monday and then right now at the moment it looks like we'll be dry on tuesday. >> all right. so a nice little christmas day. >> i agree. >> we have a little birthday back east. a special lady is tuning in right now. lorraine, happy birthday, happy 80th birthday. so enjoy. >> that is awesome.
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curry hosted a look at his popup shoes. his shoes will be available at the popup on broadway downtown oakland. curry said that christmas in the town shoe retail for about a 130 bucks. getting ready to tying the knot. engagement for santa and mrs. claus. we'll tell you about that when we come back.
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have done this without so many people who stepped up. >> very soon and use as long as they need to little or no cost. >> after 157 years in business, san francisco retailers gums is closing. comes on post street was known as the place to go for the perfect gift. the goal doors will close for good on sunday, tomorrow. the store is offering gift comes to 90. driving car set up z o x will begin a being ride to passengers in california and they granted the foster city a permit in the business can charge for rides and a backup driver must be in the car. z o loader oh x, dozens have
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gotten test road test drives on the roads. appearances say don't use tv necklaces for babies after the death of an infant. an 18-month-old child after being strangled by his tv necklace during a nap. to relieve teething pain they can massage their gums with a finger or give them a teething ring made of rubber. a tradition that mixes tasty food suit resumes over the weekend and tomorrow is the start of compound kosher group. a group of people didn't celebrate christmas but wanted to have some fun. it serves up chinese cuisine with one-liners on the side. this year's comedian and
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include cheryl leppert who appeared on seinfeld and s&l, the three day show is at the new asia restaurant on pacific avenue. each table will have fortune cookies with yiddish proverbs inside. a real-life santa and mrs. claus from utah are now engaged. troy has played santa every year since he was 13. he met his future mrs. claus cheryl hocker while they were in middle school. they remained friends for years and he played santa. troy proposed after their first date and they continue to dress up to spend a little holiday cheer. 7:58 a.m. and crabs are a popular dish here in the holidays and they could be more expensive than normal or you may not find them at all. in a moment the reason for the crab choice.
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♪ merry christmas to you. >> my all-time favorite. it reminds me of the holidays. that is from phil who is watching in boston who wanted us to play next king cole and as we take you on a tour of the bay area on what is a beautiful day out there. >> it is a nice chart and grab your jacket. it's a chilly start. >> good to have you here on a big holiday weekend. welcome to "mornings on 2" saturday 22nd. i am frank mallicoat. big story back east. no deal on president trump's border wall money. >> so that means we are in the midst of our third government shutdown and what that means for us here in the bay area and is there hope to get a deal done before christmas? supreme court justice, ruth
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gator business ginsberg. we will get insight from our political expert coming up in a few moments. and it is one last for the stores this weekend on what is being called super saturday. >> millions will get the last minute gifts with only three days away and we have sara there . >> we will see a beautiful day today and a slight chance of scattered showers and rain on christmas eve. that sums it up for the lack next two days. partly cloudy skies to start the day and a little bit of fog and if you are traveling inland, north bay is where we are seeing really thick along highway 101 and parts of the
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napa valley. another view over san francisco. san francisco now 47 to start your day and santa rosa 35 and right near freezing for some of us. 43 in oakland, livermore and a colder start this morning. this shows you just how much colder over the north bay and down by 17 degrees by yesterday morning and down by 14 in nampa in nampa and 10 in oakland. starting out with clear skies and cool temperatures. we get a rebound with upper 50s low 60s for your afternoon today. visibility is an issue for some today. look at nevada and napa reporting less than a 1/4-mile and reporting zero visibility and those areas. just a heads up you will find some of that on the roadways early this morning. afternoon highs today 57, san francisco, 57 in napa. the king tides are back and i will look at the advisory that moves into place at this hour,
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and when the rain will arise. snow for this era and more coming up in just a little bit, frank? the federal government is shut down. failure to reach an agreement on the border wall. house and senate scheduled rare saturday sessions to continue negotiations and it means thousands of federal workers will be furloughed or forced to work without pay. if it continues in the next month they will pass legislation to be up in the government when they take the house majority on january the third. both sides are blaming one another for the shut down. >> if we are going to have a shut down there is nothing we can do about it. we need the democrats to give us their votes. >> mr. president, president trump. you cannot be erased months a video of you saying you wanted to shut down and you wanted the
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responsibility and blame for shut down. president trump, you own the shutdown. >> this is the third time many years the government has partially shut down. the president said he will postpone his holiday trip to florida until further notice. today is one of the busiest shopping days of the holiday season and they will be plenty of super saturday deals for last-minute shoppers. some stores are extending their hours, 24 hours a day. "ktvu" sara zendehnam will be there from 6:00 p.m. thursday night. is it getting busy there? >> you can take a look at the cashiers just a couple of minutes ago. there were only about two of them. now there are four cash register opens. that means there are more customers walking through the doors. not too many people just yet but we are expecting things to
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pick up. it is early and 8:00 a.m. the saturday morning. super saturday could be the biggest shopping day of the year possibly beating out black friday. the national retail federation says 134 million people plan to shop today. up from 26 million from last year. even though millions will kick last-minute gets today the deals won't be as great as what we saw on black friday and some stores still have sales. this coals in pleasant hill has been open since 7:00 a.m. friday and won't close until 6:00 p.m. christmas eve. no matter what time it is you will stack up on presents before the holiday. it's the sixth year coles is offering 24 hours shopping before christmas. shoppers of all ages are out there trying to find the perfect gift. >> we are trying to get my cousin, his name is luke, he lives in los angeles. we are trying to find him like buffalo shorts.
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we are trying to get him a lot of stuff. >> we are hoping that eight- year-old you heard from can find stuff in this coals. there are a lot of deals going on here. holes will be open until 6:00 p.m. christmas eve and it will be a good closed on christmas day and reopen the day after christmas at 7:00 a.m. in pleasant hills, sara zendehnam. "ktvu" news. the postal service says the priority for priority and first class mail was yesterday and priority express deadline is today. and the threat of a shutdown along with fears of the future recession dealt another big blow to stocks and it put the nasdaq and to bear territory and markets are headed for the single worst months since the financial
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crisis in 2008. the dow fell another 414 points and nasdaq followed suit. techs were particularly hard- hit. s&p down 50 points and one of the worst, worst months since the 1930s in wall street. a surprise inspection by state lodges lighters has led to a lapping close. california bureau of cannabis control sent out recall notices who had contacts with sequoia analytical lab. the lab was shut down after the lab director had been falsifying test results for 22 of the 26 pesticides he was required to test for. >> we were told by our lab director that all of these pesticides were going well and of course we found out last
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tuesday it was not the case. we were blindsided by this. >> this is worst case scenario. products made it to consumers and were consumed. i don't know how it will have been at this in this case. >> 29 businesses will retest or destroy all cannabis prague plans tested by sequoia. a man sentenced to 10 years for unlawful distribution of prescriptions. 61-year-old david lough of sam a table was the number one prescriber of opiates in california in 2015 and 2016. he distributed more than 1.6 million pills and in some cases the u.s. attorney's office said he prescribed oxycodone to patients who admitted to a plan to sell the drug. now a 17-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after police say she ran over her boyfriend.
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it happened thursday morning at annaly high school high school on annaly avenue. surveillance video shows the teen backing her car out of a parking spot and hitting the gas and running over a 17-year- old boy. officer say she ran over him as she sped away and the teenager is expected to draw survive. california highway patrol and its maximum enforcement. ahead of the christmas holiday. all available officers are out on patrol from now until just before midnight on december the 25th. officers will be looking for speeding, unsafe and impaired drivers. chp said 16 people died during the 2017 christmas maximum enforcement. in our state. of the 12 people in person who were killed, have for not wearing a seatbelt. last year chp made 917 arrest while driving under the influence under the holiday.
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highway patrol officers playing santa as well. part of the annual kids event. open chp working with a couple of east bay churches for toy giveaways. the first event begins at 10:00 a.m. at the film phillips temple cme church in build berkeley and a toy giveaway at oakland's love temple missionary baptist church on third street. home from the holidays has special meeting from santa rosa's coffee park neighborhood. the neighborhood was devastated by the north bay wildfires. more people will spend the first holiday back in their brand-new homes. construction crews are working long days to finish building the houses that were burned. although one, not all will be done. >> i need to know what we've accomplished so far.
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>> our friend down the street just separated. by next christmas it should be looking pretty good. >> let's hope so. last week neighborhood christmas party was sold with santa and pick snow as well. the big story across the country, the partial government shutdown and the third one this year. when we come back we will talk to "ktvu" consultants about this political stalemate and repercussions coast to coast. stay with us. whoa! the mercedes-benz winter event is back, and you won't want to stop for anything else. lease the gla 250 for $359 a month at your local mercedes-benz dealer.
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a beautiful start to the day but a cold start to the day and i will have a look at what you can expect for your bay area weekend at the holiday coming up in just a bit. >> what a beautiful, beautiful shot of the city. the big story of a partial government shutdown on the way for the third time this year. the u.s. house of representatives and the majority adjourned after the majority whip said there would
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be no vote in the senate and joining us on the phone to explain what happens in a partial shutdown is brian silva. brian, good morning. >> good morning, frank. >> are you surprised, it's the president's last ditch effort and he is digging in. >> i'm surprised because i thought they might come up with something to put on the president's desk. they did not do that and therefore we have this quote unquote partial government shutdown. and we will see now over the weekend today primarily and early tomorrow whether something can't be crafted in the shut down sooner than later . >> could be president trump's last stand? the house will turn blue on january the third. he is not going to budge. >> right. democrats see this as an opportunity to reset the
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compass as it were and republicans on the other hand who control the senate by the way, as we know still want to exert control. we are in a timing thing there because as you suggest, the new congress takes over in january, early january and if they can hold out as democrats until then they can really stymie the president's efforts here. >> do you see president trump doing this not only to get the wall but to appeal to his face? because he did promise them the wall. and by the weight reelection is coming up in 22 months. >> yes. all of that is true. when you consider the cost of the wall and juxtaposed with the size of the federal bureaucracy, the 5 billion isn't the issue. it is the issue that this is
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something donald trump promised his base and if he does not deliver, a lot of his base are going to be very upset with him. so this is, sadly, in washington d.c. tinged with politics. >> politicians don't like to miss holidays. they are in the bunker in d.c. today. >> yeah. >> do they get something done do you think over the weekend? >> i do think they get something done. bear in mind a partial shutdown is not a full shutdown. many americans will not experience a partial shutdown except if they try to go to national parks and things like that. your mail will be delivered and you can fly and tsa will be in place and all of these things will go on. at the same time you are going to have a lot of people who work for the federal government who will be furloughed and others who are deemed essential that will work unpaid. so there is a huge effect here.
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>> our last question on ruth bader ginsburg. she had two lumps removed from her lungs and it was successful but she is 85 years old and she had the fault one month back. if she were to step down on the high court what would that do? >> it would give president trump an opportunity to nominate yet another supreme court justice. he has already had two now with corsets and kavanaugh and a third would be nearly unprecedented. ronald reagan had three opportunities for naming supreme court justices. it was start a huge fight again in the senate and once again the president would put up a conservative candidate. at that point, game on. >> so much going on we did not
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even get to our defense secretary james madison stepping down. >> yeah. yeah. >> it should be an interesting weekend. always a pleasure. >> you are welcome, frank. >> brian, our political expert with great commentary. let's get you outside and it looks like a gorgeous tree and rosemary has your forecast. >> frank, partly started for the start and mostly cloudy for the end. today is a dry and cool day, especially this morning. inland communities near freezing. giving you a look across the east bay shore and a nice start to the day. if you look in the distance you see cloud cover rolling into the bay. a partly cloudy start for you there. a coastal flood advisory now in place that will last until noon time. the king tides are back and they will be with us for several days. wave height could be up to 7 feet. be aware of that as you're
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headed there for your weekend. the next system rolls in on monday and that will bring us another shot of rain bringing snow to the sea area and i think by the evening hours we will be mostly cloudy and as we get into sunday a very slight chance of a few scattered showers. again, a better opportunity. picking it up for you here notice by the evening hours we are mostly cloudy and sunday closer to the bay area and it breaks apart as it moves through the bay area and we call for a few scattered showers on sunday and get to monday and it's widespread and the sierra is getting new snow which is great news. if you are traveling on monday be prepared for winter travel. there is an advisory expected for that area. 35 degrees in santa rosa and 43 in livermore and a cold start for the east bay. mid to upper 40s over san
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francisco. upper 50s for most and we go 58 in nevada and 57 for san francisco and for the inner east bay 59 in concord and upper 50s to near 60 and 59 san jose and low 60s in gilroy. if you are headed to tahoe for the weekend partly sunny in chile and 45 degrees the afternoon high and when we get into sunday there's a slight chance for snow but the bigger storm moves in on monday. not only for us. here is a look at your extended forecast. subtle changes from day today. rain on monday. >> that's a busy day for some folks. >> partly cloudy on tuesday for all of the little ones who get the outdoor activity. >> it is cold and the sierra and they are probably making snow too. claudia is swishing down the slopes. >> a fight over vacation rentals in the.whole area.
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going to court and the hearing seeking an emergency court order and more on that when mornings unto continue.
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welcome back. u.s. allies voicing their opposition to the trump administration decision to pull troops out of syria. defense ministers are vowing to keep their forces in syria. they agree with outgoing defense secretary james
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madison, that the fight against isis is far from over but it is not deterring president trump. he is planning to withdraw half of the 14,000 troops now serving in afghanistan. police in london say two people under arrest for criminal use of drones. drone sightings caused officials to close the airport part of wednesday and all day on thursday. the airport reopen friday morning only to close again after more drone sightings and one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. tens of thousands of travelers had flights delayed or canceled at britain's second busiest airport. the fight over vacation and self select south lake tahoe and a hearing set for monday seeking an emergency blocking caption tv. it blocks the number of people who can stay into vacation rentals. the cap was supposed to go into effect this week but owners filed suit. >> we will be reasonable as far
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as enforcement. if there are violations inside this neighborhood we will enforce the occupant since the oak occupants. a 27 and the clock is ticking down to christmas. some are scrambling to get all of their shopping done and we will let you know what is on our last minute digital gift guide and the gamer in your life. coming up. if you have last minute to get people with christmas just three days away one big box retailer is open 24 hours until christmas eve and we will tell you which one coming up.
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from "ktvu fox 2 news" this is mornings unto. >> a live look at the embarcadero looking back at the bay bridge as the runners take wind on a beautiful saturday. those clouds will move out. the big story is what is in the water. here in the midst of king tides, astronomically big tides. >> wave heights 7 feet or 8 feet over the next seven days and typical for this time of year. >> flooding has been prone in that area. keep an eye on that and if you are heading out to the coast line to the beaches you will probably see good waves out there as well. welcome back to "mornings on 2" it is saturday, december 22nd and good to have you with us. >> let's check on the weather.
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if you are stepping out early a sick chilly start and 10-15 degrees colder than we were yesterday morning. today we have sun shining and we are looking at temperatures near freezing for some in areas over santa rosa. 35 degrees to start your day and a gorgeous view over san francisco and you can see the cloud cover across the bay and partly cloudy and many spots. oakland 43 in livermore 43 and san jose good morning to you at 44. here is a look at how much colder we are this morning. down by 14 degrees napa and 17 santa rosa, nine in st. carlos or eight i should say he san jose and we have fog out there, especially in our inland communities. south bay central bank visibility looking okay but if you are traveling through the north bay please be prepared for some very thick fog. nevada in nampa reporting less than 1/4-mile visibility and
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down to about zero at the airports there. sometimes it's more dangerous when it hits you like a wall. here is a look at "futurecast" when it comes to saturday and lunchtime sunny over the north bay and cloudy for the rest of us and as we get into the 5:00 p.m. hour around sunset we are mostly cloudy. it will stay to the north for now but we do have wet weather in the forecast and a slight chance on sunday and a better chance on monday. afternoon highs to today 59 in concord and 59 expected in antioch. details on the king tides we are seeing here in the bay area for the next several days as well as the wet weather in just a little bit. frank? >> the federal government is partially shut down this morning. president trump and congress failed to reach a budget deal last night over disagreements about the proposed border wall with mexico. the house and senate have been scheduled and they will meet in a rare saturday session and
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continuing negotiations today at noon time in the partial shutdown means thousands of federal workers will be furloughed or forced to work without pay. democrats say the shut down continues into the next year and they will pass legislation to reopen the government when they take the majority january 3rd. both sides are blaming each other for the shut down. the shutdown should not affect your holiday packages or mail service from the post office funds its own operations and priority and first class mail was this past thursday and today the last date to ship for delivery by christmas. u.s. supreme court rules against the trump administration's new asylum restrictions. the policy which the president signed last month would have prevented migrants from seeking asylum unless they presented themselves at the u.s. official crossing. they pulled the lower court
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ruling against the policy and chief justice john roberts sided with the four legal justices in that decision. today one of the busiest shopping days of the holiday season and there will be plenty of super saturday deals for all you last minute shoppers stores extending their hours. ktvu sara zendehnam is there round-the-clock until christmas eve saturday morning. >> good morning. i thought i was done with mike christmas shopping and i thought do you know who need more christmas presents? i do. having to do a story, it's tough out here this morning for you guys. there are a lot of people shopping here and within the last hour things have picked up. there are people trickling in and this coals has been open since 7:00 a.m. on friday morning and it will
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stay open until 6:00 christmas eve night. that is a lot of time to get your shopping and you have a lot of time to stock up on presents before christmas. this is the sixth year coles is offering 24 hour shopping before christmas and the national retail federation says 134 million people plan to shop up from 126 million last year and the saturday before christmas could be the biggest shopping day of the year possibly beating out black friday. even those million are expected to get their sales but one chopper we talked to said she came to cole's just for the deals. i woke up around 5:00 a.m. i could not sleep and i checked my e-mail and i saw they had a 10 off 50 and i thought let me go in and beat the rush while everyone is at home sleeping and get something done. last-minute santa shopping. >> of course there are people at home probably sleeping but we expect more people to head
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into this coles and a lot of other kohl's across this area coming up later today. coles opens 7:00 a.m. yesterday and doesn't close until 6:00 christmas eve night and we are open around the clock until then and we are closed on christmas day and reopen 7:00 a.m. the day after christmas. in pleasant hill, sara zendehnam. sara, thank you for that. holiday parking restrictions go into effect the golden gate bridge. it is designed to create less traffic. during peak lot times two parking lots will be closed. while it is more difficult to get there the bridge district is telling people to bike or take public rideshare and the public will be given a chance to weigh in on a proposed pole high. the directors decided to move forward with the public
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hearings and they had five options and one would maintain the current increase and other proposals would increase told by $0.35 a year. the bridge district said it is facing a $75 million deficit with three public forums before the bored votes in march and the first toll height taking effect in july. and coming and tolls on the bay bridge and state owned spans will go up $1. voters approve the increase as part of her regional measures three and the first of several to come. they go up another dollar and 2020 and again in 2025. oakland raiders make play their final game at the coliseum monday night on christmas eve and we learned about the details of the team exploring the possibility of steam here in the bay area.
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raiders are talking to the giants about playing their games at at&t park. >> the raiders preparing for their final game in oakland but there is word the bad boys of the great arm may play one more season locally across the bay. rumors sent shock waves and then the giants confirmed. there has been an initial interest expressed in exploring the opportunity of the raters playing at at&t park. many details we need to be figured out. the giants want to do what is best for bay area fans. giants fans expressed concerns about bringing in the silver and black. >> i think the quality of the feel and it just like tears the field up, man. and it's just like alarming for a football player to be like sharing that field with a baseball player. >> matthew water was picking up a pair of seats from the old candlestick stadium. she said baseball diamonds are a terrible place to play
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football. >> the logistics for the players on the raw dirt of the diamond being they are during the season is not good for the players. i just don't think it is good for them. >> reporter: the outstanding question is the other bay area football team, the 49ers and hold territorial rights for san francisco. it is unclear how that would impact a deal for the raters in the giants and the 49ers released a statement and if they want to exploratory conversations we are open to having those conversations. >> we have reached out to the raters into the nfl to find out what they have to say about the possibility of the raters playing here at at&t park next season and so far we have not heard back from either one of them. "ktvu fox 2 news." the u.s. governments in california is not meeting national standards, the new form of identification will be required to enter federal
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buildings by october 20-20 and all part of a new security enhancement following 9/11. d&d has been requiring one document to prove residency and count on delivering by the post office secondary approve and homeland security saying two documents proving residency will require inflammation in the spring. state legislators are looking at picking up breaking up pg&e after the deadly wildfires. the state public utilities commissioner said they are looking at play replacing the board of directors or turning the investor owned company into a public utility. they will take public comment through january the 30th. pg&e said they are open to a range of solutions to make their energy grid saver. oakland police department celebrating a huge milestone. >> i congratulate you.
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>> off they go. the departments 180 at basic academy graduated yesterday and the ceremony was held at the status right center and recent grads are diverse group. speaking language like spanish and hindu. >> we need a department that reflects oakland. as we saw we had many races in many languages and many national backgrounds. of course is a woman who is in a nontraditional job myself, i am so excited when women are choosing to get into law enforcement. >> up next for these grads, several months of field training outside with field officers. woman who went into labor during the campfire has named her baby after the man who saved her life. the hospital posted this photo
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of a paramedic nikki hooper and baby so well mickey scanner. the mother started having contractions as she tried to escape the flames. jet 2 miles away but she had to get through 30 miles of good lot to get to her and kept her, until she reached the hospital where her labor was stopped. the doctor said smoke inhalation put her body under stress. so well was born weeks after on december the 12th. a group of san francisco police officers is being credited with saving a woman's life. it happened wednesday night at sfo. an airport employee flag down a police officer to report an unresponsive woman in a nearby stairwell and the sergeant located the 38-year-old woman who did not have a pulse at the time. the sergeant began cpr and call for help. the defibrillator was used. a short time later the woman began to lick her eyes and squeeze the officer's hand. she was treated by medical
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personnel. coming up. a look back at 2018 and how much unfolded this year on capitol hill coming up in our 9:00 hour. but first, the clock is kicking down to the big holiday and it is still some are scrambling to get all the shopping done and we will let you know what is on the last-minute digital gift guide for the gamer in your life coming up.
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welcome back and thank you for joining us on the saturday morning. giving you a live look there at the tide coming in. we do have a coastal flood advisory along our coast line and it goes until noon time and not just the coastline. some of our bay side communities as well as the king tied his back. the gravitational pull will be with us for the next several days and be aware you could expanse flooding in those areas. frank? >> time now 8:46 a.m. and last-minute gift ideas for the procrastinators. even dignan had ideas on how to avoid the crowds at the brick- and-mortar stores. >> last-minute shopping for the gamer in your life like 2 minutes to midnight last-minute
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edition christmas in the town. curries six shoes will be available at the pop up in downtown oakland qualities limited and additional peers scheduled to be released with the under armour app and christmas in the town shoe retails for $130. all right. we have fog out there among other things but look behind you. that is gorgeous. >> we are partly cloudy skies to start the day with a low clouds filling into the bay area and in and around the region and dealing with low- lying fog and that could be a visibility issue for some of you in the north bay in particular and we see this as we go through the morning hours. partly cloudy skies will turn mostly cloudy and as we get into the second part of the day we talk about the coastal flood advisory and it moves into
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place in this 8:00 hour. we go into effect in time and not only right along the community better baseline community and this is the type of flooding we see a on the roadways in the parking lots and we become familiar with those king tied and not only for today but expected to last a few days and meanwhile we are tracking the next system which looks to arrive on monday bringing us widespread rain and snow to the sierra and between now and then partly cloudy today turning mostly cloudy and getting into sunday is a slight chance at a few scattered showers and a better chance comes on monday. here is a look at your "futurecast" model. noticed the clouds roll into the north bay by the first part of the afternoon and by sunset mostly cloudy skies and dry conditions. we have a shot at rain as we get into christmas eve. giving you a view at the numbers it's a cold start. some of us are freezing. santa rosa 35, napa 38.
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43 at livermore. closer to the bait chill. 43 and we been watching fog in the inland areas. napa reporting visibility less than a 1/4-mile and please be careful if you have an after morning high. 58 in valeo, 57 san francisco into the south bay and more of the same. upper 50s, 56 back to today 59 mountain view and 59 for san jose. the extended forecast shows you changes only coming our way as we get into monday. if you are going to tahoe, a slight chance for scattered showers on sunday and if you are saving on monday or traveling monday there is a winter travel advisory. be careful. here is a look at the extended forecast. rain and christmas eve and drying out by christmas day. >> all right.
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you will head to someone's house for christmas eve give yourself some time. what roads? how much rain. >> we could see anywhere from a half-inch to an inch. i will take it. >> coming up next. a warm welcome from the city of oakland and the new tech company topping pandora. more on that plus caution from the fda and why they say teething necklaces could be dangerous for your infants. more on that when we come back.
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killing the suspect. tonight's memorial is being held at the police station beginning at 5:00 p.m. tonight. 58 issuing a warning about stem cell therapies after 12 people got sick, all 12 patients were hospitalized with bacterial infections after receiving the treatments. they were getting injections of umbilical cord blood to treat stem cells. it happened in florida, texas and arizona. all the people that got sick or in the hospital for a month or longer but all three survived. food and drug administration warning parents not to use teething necklaces for babies after the death of an infant. an 18-month-old child died after being strangled by her own teething necklaces during an app. another child choked on the beads of a tv necklace and the fda says to relieve pain massage the comes with your fingers or give the baby a
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teething ring made of rubber. east bay barbershop teaming up with local law enforcement to give back to the community over the holiday season. ktvu paul chambers was there is kids were surprised with the big holiday gift. >> reporter: most people come to masters barbers in san diego come for haircut and conversation. on this day it was different as the men and women of the shop decided to step it up and become santa's elves. >> growing up as a kid i was one of the less fortunate ones and we believed when we got older we would do more and give back. >> this is the first year they had a toy giveaway and each child got to pick any toy they wanted free of charge. jj was the first to do so and made his mother's day. >> we just came to get a haircut and this is so cool. >> the men and women of the shop have been willing to give back. two years ago masters site was the first one i moderated open
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communication with the police and the community. since then they've worked to make a difference. >> we are doing this christmas drive we believe in giving back to the community and touching hearts. >> a pull time to pull this all off. they said it's very important to give to those in need and a fair way of paying it forward. >> we want children to see we are trying our best in show we are people too. >> while we were visiting a man dropped off a trunk full of toys. >> sometimes the money isn't there. i've been blessed to have more than some do. >> the giveaway did not stop with the children. they had a taco stand to provide free food for the customers and during this time of year it's
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important everyone feels like they matter. >> i am thankful to see this happen. i am very grateful to see this happen today. it is what it is all about and giving back. >> this event was a success and plan to do bigger and better next year. ktvu fox tv news. >> coming up next, she is recovering from major surgery and we will let you know how supreme court justice ruth gator ginsburg is doing and what she plans when she gets back to the high court. the gift of coming home for christmas coming up in our 9:00 hour. t ross and you find a deal on cookware that makes you say. yes! ...oh, yeah! bring on the holidays! that's yes for less. everything you need to prep, cook and serve up the season. it feels even better when you find it for less-at ross. yes for less.
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entertain in style all season long. it feels even better when you find it for less-at ross. yes for less. it is 9:00 a.m. and you are looking at the embarcadero. that's a live shot. what we are concentrating on is the bay water because king tides are back and astronomic high tides with a full moon out there tonight, right? >> yes. the sun and the move is out there and the closest point to earth the king tides usually in december and january that's what we see today with the
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moon. a little bit of flooding and you it can expect it along the coastline and our bayfront communities and folks thinking about a hike later today, just be aware of where you are at and you may see flooding. >> the good news is the days are getting longer. >> bring on the sunshine. good. welcome to "mornings on 2" saturday december the 22nd and good to have you with us. i am frank mallicoat. but first what's making news? >> a stalemate in washington and the senate met until 9:00 p.m. and left with no deal on the border wall money and so that means we are in the midst of a third government shutdown this year and what does that mean for us here in the bay area and is there hope to get a deal done before the holiday and it's one last to the stores on super saturday and millions will get those last-minute gifts with christmas three short days away. first let's check in with
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rosemary and find out. are you ready? >> i may have a couple of gift cards i need to purchase. >> that might be it. >> they are all within a few days. >> it is. a chilly start and a foggy start for some. if you are getting out early be aware for holiday shopping and inland north bay experiencing really thick fog and temperatures with clear skies in the overnight hours and some of us near freezing and we have partly cloudy touring mostly cloudy for your afternoon today and a dry day for today. giving you a view with a little bit of cloud cover rolling through the bay area and partly cloudy to start the day. as i mentioned a moment ago we been watching this view of san francisco and it is just amazing. san francisco 50 degrees for you right now. oakland 50. temperatures rebounding with the sun shining. san jose 49 outside your door. even santa rosa 39. back to cold but santa rosa
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thinks 33 earlier this morning. we are seeing a bit of improvement. here is a look at our 24 hour temperature. yesterday we started out with the cloudy sky in the bay area. the clearing in the overnight hours look how cold. 14 degrees by santa rosa, 15 in napa and with the sun shining we see a turnaround. as we get into the afternoon upper 50s low 60s. here is where we have visibility concern. reporting visibility down to some areas and a 1/4-mile at the napa airport. highway 101 the stretch as a foggy one. be careful if you are getting out early. here's a look at the "futurecast." when it comes to the cloud cover when we get to the afternoon north bay will see it first and we are going to be mostly cloudy and we have another chance of rain coming our way. a slight chance tomorrow and a
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better chance on christmas eve. 39 in nampa and 50 at half moon bay and i have a look at your afternoon highs plus details on the king tides coming up in a bit. thank you. we are getting information on suspected drunk drivers. a person was going southbound in the pleasant area near 6:00 a.m. the person crash on 680 at monument boulevard. in a separate separate accident another suspected drunk driver crashed in the offramp on 680. no fatalities. officers and contra costa county made a d.u.i. arrest since last night. we are following the story of the government partially shut down this morning. president trump and congress failed to reach a deal aside
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about disagreements and the proposed border wall with mexico. house and senate schedule rear saturday sessions to continue negotiations and those got away got underway minutes ago and thousands of federal workers will be furloughed and forced to work without pay. the shutdown continues in the next month. they will pass legislation to reopen the government when they take the house majority on january 3rd. both sides blaming one another for the shut down. >> if we have a shutdown, there is nothing we can do about it because we need the democrats to give us their votes. >> mr. president, president trump. you cannot erase months of video of you saying you want to the shut down and that you want to the responsibility and blame for a shut down. president trump, you own the shutdown. >> this will be the third time in a year the government spent
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partially shut down. the president will postpone his holiday trip tomorrow lago until further notice. it will affect services and a popular tourist attractions. alcatraz day trips taking place but the nighttime tour canceled. "ktvu" janet castellano looks at the shut down on the bay area. >> just hours before an expected government shutdown of nine agencies including the national parks. >> i think it was one of the moles amazing tours and i've had the history of the president. >> they learned they will be impacted and alcatraz will remain open but was shorter hours. >> we will operate our standard day tours that will go out 845 to 145. 11 departures for 3500 people and they will be able to tour with us.
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>> overnights behind the scenes program unfortunately will not be running. >> other parks may reduce services in tha agents will be forced to work without pay along with immigrations and customs enforcement officers and staff at federal prisons and other members at the department of justice and agriculture could be furloughed. union members of the federation of government employees say it's a very stressful situation. >> the biggest issue is the pocketbook. this is the worst time you may find out you are not receiving a paycheck. >> uncertainty for workers and whether they will be able to pay their bills. >> it would be nice if they thought of everyone instead of just themselves. >> for tourists it's a disappointment. >> we are always looking for a way to visit the parks. it's a main attraction in your country and it would be a shame if something like that happened. >> some say the closures have a ripple effect. >> it's over drivers and lyft
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drivers and your local is affected as well. a parcel shutdown will affect the golden gate recreation area, rearward, point see george as well and parking lots. information centers will be closed and rangers not on duty but the trails on the parks would likely remain open. supreme court justice ruth bader ginsburg is in the hospital recovering from long surgery. this was the third time she's been treated for cancer since 1999. she is 85 and the oldest justice on the bench and the leader of the high court's liberal wing. the girls were discovered during tests ginsburg had after breaking several risk when she had a faultless month. she will remain at the hospital
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over the weekend and doctors are waiting for pathology to find out what kind of tumor and how aggressive they were. the days are winning and plenty of super saturday deals for last-minute shoppers in some stores are extending their hours. "ktvu" sara zendehnam is there and they are working around the clock until 6:00 p.m. it's received. sara? >> reporter: good morning. i have to be honest. they are not just customers coming here we are shopping ourselves. my photographer picked out nikes and i picked out some dresses and the good news is they are open 24 hours christmas eve and they have been open since 7:00 p.m. yesterday and there is definitely more people coming into the store this morning.
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it isn't too crowded and you can definitely get your shopping done without all the big crowds. this is the sixth year in a row that coles is offering 24 hour shopping before christmas. the national retail association says more than 134 million people are out shopping up from the 120 million people last year. super saturday or the saturday before christmas could be the biggest shopping up the year even breaking black friday. the sales on black friday are said to be better. not everyone here waited until the last minute to shop. one customer says she's been shopping for the last month. >> actually i shopped starting thanksgiving and sometimes, let me just go see what's available. sometimes the prices are better and you find things you didn't expect to. >> like i mentioned. the coals and pleasant here and
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a lot of other kohl's across the country will be open 24 hours until 6:00 p.m. christmas eve and then they close all day christmas day and reopen the day after christmas at 7:00 a.m. pleasant hill, sara zendehnam. >> thank you, sara. the oakland division of the chp is working with a couple of east bay churches for toy give a graze in the first event will start an hour from now. the cme church in berkeley and a toy giveaway this afternoon at the love temple missionary baptist church located on birch street. home for the holidays has special meaning for people from santa rosa's coffee park decimated by the north bay wildfires and this year people will finally be sending spending the first holiday back in their
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brand-new homes. construction crews have been working long days although not every home will be ready in time for the holidays and one family plans to celebrate christmas again next month when they finally do moving. >> i need to stop and enjoy my family and what we've accomplished so far. >> last christmas we were in a one-bedroom apartment. our friend down the street had just separated. by next christmas it should look pretty good. >> last week in the neighborhood christmas party held in coffee part park and for santa fake snow as well. coming up next. a village dedicated to the homeless and we will introduce you to the veterans honored and santa rosa and a huge blow to the trump administration and the rules against asylum restrictions. more on that coming up. i am a family man.
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♪there is no place like home for the holidays. no matter how far away you roam ♪. >> so much truth in that song there. home for the holidays by the carpenters and this coming from amira sandel. i think they are all my favorites and there is one of
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my favorite shots. >> it never gets old. >> it's a chilly one out there and i have your full week in forecast coming up. >> all right, rosemary. love that shot too. eating crab dinner is a holiday tradition for many people but this year the bay area dungeness crab is in short supply and the monster waves we've been seeing kept many fishermen on land and the big waves made it harder for fishermen to trap crab in their pots and one company on fishers ward center crab tanks only have one third of what they hold on fisherman's wharf. >> we are disappointed. last week should've brought in 30,000 pounds brought in three thousand. >> one restaurant owner says she's hopeful the swells will die down enough for fishing books to get out but any crab
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that comes in at this point will likely be very expensive. but it might be worth it because it is so good. >> it is so good. >> i live back east a lot of years and when i would come back it's the first thing my dad would do is crack a crab because you could not get it back there. >> tasty. >> we don't have tasty weather. i tried. i tried to transition and we have good weather coming our way. dry one with a slight chance for tomorrow and wet weather returns on christmas eve and behind me you can see our water there again and king pike back in the bay area lasting for the next few days and just be careful out there. not only along the coastline but are bayfront and local martians and sloughs will see some flooding over the next few days and coastal advisory that goes until noon time today.
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some of those ways expected to reach 7 feet or so. not only today but over the next few days. sunday into monday we track this for you and we are tracking the next storm coming in on monday. today is a dry day as i mentioned a moment ago with a slight chance and a few scattered showers on sunday as a weak system moves through it falls apart as it moves into the bay area. saturday mostly cloudy as we end the day and off to a partly cloudy start and we do have fog in our north area and areas reporting poor visibility and please be careful if you are driving early. the rain stays to the north and we are cloudy by sunset and as we get into sunday we are partly cloudy to partly sunny and you can pick up on blue here and as it pushes through the bay area it breaks apart and we don't see a whole lot. this is christmas eve by the afternoon widespread rain and the sierra will receive new
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snow and we are looking at advisories for travels in the sierra. this will be your destination into the holiday. anywhere from half inch to an inch of rain and a possibility with this next system will take it. the last have not been too good 39 degrees in santa rosa and this is an improvement over earlier this morning when we were near freezing. right now 49 over san jose and upper 50s to low 60s under partly cloudy skies for the start of your day or i should say the first part of your afternoon turning mostly cloudy for the second part of the afternoon 59 san jose and your extended forecast showing we will have a slight chance for scattered showers favoring the north bay and the rain is on for christmas eve and dry by christmas day. >> wake up and beautiful day and all is clear. >> thank you, rosemary. getting ready to tie the knot coming up next. the engagement of yes, santa
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and mrs. claus. they are finally getting married and more on that and a look at 2018 and all the shocking events that have happened on capitol hill and it's a long story coming up. ♪
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2019 promise to be an interesting year in politics with democrats taking over the house and eyes turning toward the next presidential campaign season in 2020. it is already starting off as you know on a rocky foot after this year's turbulent time in politics. lauren bratcher takes a looks, look back at 2018. >> reporter: president trump's second year in office. >> we enacted the biggest tax cuts. >> reporter: kicked off with fire and fury. >> furious and disgusted would fit. the beginning of a tumultuous
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year to come. >> the government shutdown was 100% avoidable. >> disputes over immigration policies. >> he divided america more than more, no other person is gone. >> reporter: rex tillerson fired by president trump as others in the white house and congress stepped down. >> every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves and that time is soon approaching for me. >> on capitol hill facebook's founder apologized to congress. >> it's inevitable that there would need to be some regulation. >> this is the constitution of the internet. >> on the internal national front the president traveled to singapore to meet with north korea's kim jong-un. >> we are prepared to start a new history and write a new
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chapter between our nations. >> reporter: the supreme court approved the travel ban. >> at a minimum we have to make sure we that people coming in. >> justice anthony kennedy announced his retirement. >> tonight my honor and privilege to announce i would nominate the brett kavanaugh to the u.s. supreme court. >> the controversy. >> with what degree of certainty do you believe brett kavanaugh assaulted you. >> 100%. >> my family and name have totally been permanently been destroyed by vicious and false additional accusations. >> in the end of the pick became the newest justice on the u.s. supreme court. >> mr. president, thank you for the great honor. >> the special counsel's investigation in its second year continued the probe into election interference. >> reporter: president met to
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meet in helsinki. dan coates said to me and they said they think it's russia. president putin said it is not russia. i will say this. i don't see any reason why it would be. >> the nation and said to long time senator john mccain. >> america does it need to be made great again because america was always great. >> by november democrats said all huge wave. the result split control. >> you get a ripple but there's no blue wave. >> the president's feud with the media reached the boiling point. >> cnn should be ashamed of itself having you work with them. >> the nation said for a while to its 41st president. >> through our tears let us know the blessings of knowing and loving you and a great and
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noble man. the best father a sun or daughter could have had. >> still the year ended march as it began. >> nancy, nancy. >> reporter: with fire and fury. >> we are shutting down the government and hurting american people. >> reporter: a new congress and congressional leaders get ready to start their term. in washington lauren blanchard, fox news. a partial government set down for the third time this year, president trump and congress failed to reach a budget deal over disagreements about funding on the proposed border wall. ktvu brian silva joined us on the phone to talk about what happened happens next. >> when you consider the cost of the wall and juxtaposed with the size of the federal bureaucracy in the trillions, $5 billion is not the issue.
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the issue is this is something donald trump promised his base and if he doesn't deliver a lot of his base are going to be very upset with him. and so this is sadly is always in washington d.c. tinged with politics. >> the house and senate have scheduled rare saturday sessions to continue the negotiations. they both got underway half- hour ago and the partial shutdown means thousands of workers will be furloughed or forced to work without pay. they say if the shutdown continues they will pass legislation to reopen the government when they take the house majority in january the third. 9:26 a.m. parking restrictions in effect over the holiday season and how the holiday is supposed to help travelers here in the bay area. get crazy good deals at the kmart semi-annual blowout event
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william said that in and a great song and beautiful sites around the bay as everyone is getting ready for your big holiday on tuesday. welcome to "mornings on 2" and the last saturday before christmas it's the 22nd and i am frank mallicoat. >> and i am rosemary orozco. we were having fun. >> we were talking about the beautiful view and i saw a beautiful view come in the door arriving. >> that's right. we have all of their holiday freight flavors coming up. let's take a look at what's happening outside our doors. partly cloudy and chilly start to the day. as we get into the afternoon the temperatures rise back to the upper 50s and low 60s and we see an increase in cloud cover and no rain but definitely an increase in the cloud cover. different views showing us low clouds, inland communities with poor visibility over the north bay because the fog is back.
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king tides back in the bay area and even though it's a beautiful, beautiful spectacular picture there, we have a few things going on around. san francisco 50 degrees and oakland at 50 in livermore and 51 and san jose 49. santa rosa 39 degrees and a cold one for you and santa rosa sank to 33 earlier and we are beginning to see a nice turn around and we are cooler than we were yesterday. yesterday we have cloudy skies and rain and today most of us are enjoying sunshine. down by 15 degrees in napa and 14 in santa rosa and bite a few degrees in the east bay shore and this is where there are visibility issues. in and around napa nevada reporting a quarter mile or less. when it is patchy and dense like that it can almost be more dangerous. it sort of comes without morning. it looks like highway 101 and santa rosa will see it for your
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early morning commuters. here is a look at the afternoon and we turn partly sunny mostly cloudy over the north bay and it will continue to move into the bay area as we swing through the second part of the day. rain sticks to the north in your afternoon highs look like this. 57 san francisco, 59 in oakland and 59 in concord. king tides are back and we have coastal advisory is for flooding not only for our coast but our bayside areas as well and we are tracking the next shot of rain coming up. thanks a developing story out of washington, d.c. the federal government possibly shut down. to reach a budget about disagreements over the border wall. the house and senate have scheduled rare saturday sessions to continue the negotiations. those got underway in 9:00 and the partial shutdown says thousands of federal workers
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will be forced to work without pay and democrats say if the shutdown continues into the next month they will pass legislation to reopen the government when they take the house majority in january and both sides blaming each other for the shut down. the shutdown should not affect your holiday package or mail. the post office funds its own operation and the holiday items deadline for priority and first class mail was thursday so you miss that. today the very last day to ship priorities expressed mail for delivery christmas day. u.s. supreme court rules against the trump administration new asylum restrictions and the policy which the president signed last month would have prevented migrants from taking it asylum unless they presented themselves at the crossing. it upheld the lower court ruling against the policy and chief justice john roberts sided with
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the four liberal justices and that decision. >> today is one of the busiest shopping days of the holiday season in the days are running thin and they will be plenty of super saturday deals for last- minute shoppers. some stores are open 24/7 and "ktvu" sara zendehnam is at the coals in pleasant hill which will be around open around the clock. good morning. >> reporter: when we say it will be open around the clock that means at 2:00 a.m. you can come to coals and shop. so good for procrastinators women got those gifts. things are picking up in pleasant hills at this coals and a lot of people here now and more people now expected later on today. a good line starting here and you can see a couple of cashiers and checking people out and definitely a good morning to get your shopping on and better to come in the morning then later today when
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things are expected to get busier. it's been open since 7:00 a.m. friday and won't close until 6:00 p.m. christmas eve and no matter what time it is you will be able to stock up on presents before the holiday and it's the sixth year coals is offering 24 shower our shopping before christmas. 134million people plan to shop today up to the 100 20 million last year. the saturday before christmas could be the biggest day of the year possibly bringing beating out black friday even though millions are expected to get the gifts and the sales are expected to be better. it doesn't stop customers ready to get their shop on. >> the last gifts i have to get for my family and stuff like that and hopefully it puts a smile on their face. do you know what i'm saying? no. this will be something special.
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>> david martin is shopping around the store he says for his son who is in college right now and he is excited to check out the deals that coals has now. you can come out here and check it out yourself. coals is open 24 hours until 6:00 p.m. on christmas eve. then they are closed on christmas day and reopened the day after christmas at 7:00 a.m. in pleasant hill, sara zendehnam ktvu fox 23 news. pot parking restrictions go into effect during peak times in the welcome center parking lot and the vista parking lot will be closed through the first of the year. it's difficult to get there and they are encouraging people to buy, take public transit or a ride sharing program. in the meantime the public will be given a chance to weigh in on a proposed toll hype for the golden gate bridge and they voted to move forward with
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public hearings. there are five options and one would have a quarter a year for the next five years and other proposals would increase tolls to $0.35 per year and the bridge district said it's facing a $75 million deficit with three forms before the board will vote in march in the first toll hike will take effect in july. >> there is a toll hike at the seven other bridges. starting january 1st tolls will go up $1. voters approve the increase as part of regional managers three and the first of several increases. tolls will go up another dollar in 2020 and another dollar and 2025. oakland raiders may play their final game monday night but we have learned about new details regarding the team exploring the possibility to stay here in the bay area up for more year. ktvu reports the raiders are
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talking to the giants about playing their games at the at&t park. >> reporter: the readers are playing the final game in oakland and there is word they play they may play one more season. rumor sent shockwaves through the twitter verse and the giants confirmed there have been initial interest expressed exploring the opportunity of the raiders playing it at&t park. the giants want to do what is best for bay area fans and will be open to the concept. giants fans at at&t expressed concerns about bringing in the silver and black. >> the quality of the field tears the field up and it is very alarming for a football player to be like sharing that field with a baseball player. >> nancy walter was at at&t picking up a pair seats. a 49er plan herself she said baseball diamonds are a terrible place to play football. >> the logistics of the players
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playing on the raw dirt of the dying diamond there. i don't think it's good for the players. >> reporter: one of the outstanding questions, the 49ers currently hold and i felt territory tutorial rights for san francisco and it is unclear how it would impact the deal between the raiders and the giants. the 49ers said if the league or raiders want to have exploratory conversations, we are open to having those conversations. >> we have reached out to the raiders and the nfl to find out what they have to say about the possibility of raiders playing here at at&t park and so far we have not heard back from either one of those. in san francisco, ktvu news. u.s. government says california has not met federal standards for issuing the real id cards. the new form of identification will be required to enter federal buildings or fly in 2020.
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they have been requiring one document to prove residency and counting on the post office as someone's address. homeland security said residency will be retired to be implemented sometime next spring. state legislators looking at potentially breaking up pg&e following deadly wildfires. state public utilities commission side is looking at other ideas including replacing the board of directors and turning to invest their own company into a public utility and it will take public comment on the proposal and pg&e says it's open to a range of solutions to make the energy grid safer for all. oakland police department celebrating a huge milestone yesterday.
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>> off they go. 22 members of the 180th basic academy graduated yesterday. the ceremony was held at oakland scottish right center and diverse group with many bilingual speaking languages like spanish and hindi. >> we need a department that reflects oakland. and as we saw we had many races in many languages and many national backgrounds but of course is a woman who was in a nontraditional job myself, i am so excited when women are choosing to get into law enforcement. >> up next for the grants, several months of field training alongside opd seasoned officers. a woman who went into premature labor and butte county named her baby after the man who helped her. the paramedics name is mickey
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hoover and baby so well mickey skinner, the mother started having contractions as she tried to escape flames. hoover was a few miles away but had to go to 30 miles of gridlocked traffic to finally find her. he kept her, until she reached the hospital where her labor was stopped. the doctor said smoke inhalation put her body under stress and kurt contributed to the contractions and the well was born december 12th. >> nothing says christmas quite like ice cream. we will taste what fenton's has in store for the holidays. a bunch of new flavors and rosemary, yours truly cannot wait. stay right there.
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♪ i don't want a lot for christmas. ♪. >> thank you for joining us and giving you a live look with the beautiful start to the day. partly cloudy skies and cooler conditions and temperatures are rising. we are joined by fog and we will check on visibility. this request by paul koenig. thank you so much. love mariah carey and holiday songs the theme and thank you for that and i will have a look at your bay area weekend coming up. >> thank you, paul. i love this segment too. still going strong 124 years later and we are talking fitness creamery known for their world famous black and tan and they feature some delicious holiday ice creams as well. they are short-lived but all here and let's find out. alfredo from vince, what's up,
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guys? >> thank you for having us once again. >> good to have you on board. >> we are used to being here in the summer to launch ice cream day and our anniversary. coming in the winter is a different one. >> you have rather unique flavors that come out in december. tell us about it. >> once we get past halloween which is celebrated with pumpkin. >> i love. >> once the christmas trees, they knocked the pumpkins out of the way. one of my favorites here is the wrong reason. so rome, a rum custard base in this there is real rum in their just like real vanilla extract in the vanilla ice cream and what makes this flavor go, you are our official sampler. you will say we met our mark or not. has to taste like real rum. the trick to the flavor is really in the wrong flavor but it's the soft raisins.
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there are the regular reasons and then there are the golden raisins. the alcohol brings the reason temperature for fusing down instead of getting a chunk of ice you actually have a soft one. we can almost carry this flavor year-round. >> why don't you carry it year- round? it's fabulous. >> as we get toward spring they will be looking for the blackberry and the other seasonal flavors. >> i know you will give me another one but i may finish this bad boy. let me bring on the holidays. set me up here. this is so in season, or what to be called the ugly sweater. >> where did you get that? >> this is a holiday number. i wore my peppermint stick striped shirt to go with it. okay? i wanted to bring it on. today is the first day of winter, isn't it? >> it is.
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35 yesterday afternoon. >> let's give him peppermint stick to go with this. you will be color coordinated here. >> where did you get that jacket? >> this is custom-made by santa's elves. you want to try it on? >> you know, i am kind of mic up. you are the man. >> i can leave it for the balance of your show. >> it's all good. i have 40 some years in my mind slips back to the first time i made peppermint stick ice cream. >> i remember that as a kid. >> you have to peppermint flavor which is accelerated in the flavor. rosemary, do you want some of this? >> you even have to ask? >> wherever you are eating peppermint stick make sure it's crunchy. the peppermint candy wants to melt. rosemary can tell us. here is the real deal over
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here. peppermint candies. you need the crunch. >> i hear you go from cal to cohen in five days. is that true? >> yes. you get the fresh product in and boom. >> that's the key and a short holding period and we have to get you guys down there to demonstrate this where we are making ice cream. >> i know you are. we have to make you up and it's all good. and what is the key to longevity. i know you i have one in vacaville and one has been there since the late 18 hundreds and why has it been so successful? >> i won't bore you with the husband is a hundred reasons why up and part of it is tradition. like us coming here and peppermint stick is a traditional flavor and then you need innovation. of number two. peppermint bark? >> i have to set him up. innovation. we have the traditional with
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people coming in and where is my vanilla. absolutely. vanilla with chocolate sauce which is favored for me with caramel. speaking of innovation people are taking caramel and putting salt on it, rock salt, chunks of salt, you've got 30 seconds. give him peppermint bark. >> here is innovation, vanilla ice cream with peppermint and chocolate and homemade candy bark. do you know, rosemary? >> i think you need to get that. >> get him apple pie. before we have to cut to our sponsors. >> he is working the show now. >> sam. it is critical. we are selling california apples and raisins and rum. are you open? >> i have to take a rest.
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what about christmas eve? >> we are open until 6:00 or 7:00 or 8:00. >> craft say which is the great and you have an olive sandwich. check out fins on pete avenue in oakland. i don't know if you will be wearing this. you should. >> these cakes are all available to you. >> alfredo's. thank you very much. >> thanks for coming in. >> thank you for having us. >> just in time for christmas. ♪ the name for san francisco zoo that was picked for the new cath. what we have coming up with ice cream.
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check out this story. a real-life santa and mrs. claus from utah getting engaged. >> troy thorne has played santa every year since he was 13 and he met his future mrs. claus cheryl hocker and the two were in middle school together and they remained friends for years with troy playing santa at the family parties and a few months ago they finally went out on a date. jori lehtera proposed and the couple plans to keep dressing up and spread holiday cheer. his name will be rudolph or dasher or dancer or bulletin but san francisco zoo has picked a name for its new mail reindeer calf.
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they received hundreds of suggestions including jingle, mistletoe and eggnog. the zoo held the final poll and the winning name is tinsel. visitors can see tensile along with peppermint and demean in the meantime they were they will be open for their annual zoo lights event all weekend long. weatherwise we are in good shape at least until christmas eve. >> and we need the rain and snow but we are dry today and try tomorrow and then then the storm rolls and on christmas eve. in view of san francisco and taking a shot all morning long and it has not changed much but it does not get old. it is incredibly beautiful and here's another beautiful look across the bay and low-lying fog reported in areas of our north bay valley locations through the napa valley and areas near novato and petaluma reporting as well.
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we do have a flood advisory for our coast side communities and our bayfront areas, as well as our marshes and sluice. we could see flooding. as we roll through the next few days the king tides are back. the sun and the moon are the closest point to the earth at this time of year and that's why we see king tides through december and they will probably be with us through january as well. the next storm on monday and a mix of sun and clouds and temperatures cool and upper 50s to low 60s and we call for a slight chance on sunday. "futurecast" getting into the second part of your day. the rain stays to the north and we turn cloudy for your late afternoon and early evening hours and then we get into sunday and there is rain that wants to enter and it falls apart as it moves through and we will call for perhaps a light hit or miss shower and as we get into monday a better opportunity here and if you are
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traveling to the sierra be prepared for winter travel as well. as far as rainfall amounts i have inch to an inch expected and good news because the last couple of systems have not done much for us. temperatures outside low 40s to low 50s and we will see afternoon highs in the upper 50s to low 60s and 57 for san rafael as well as san francisco and the south bay 59 san jose. here is a look at our extended forecast with the mix of sun and clouds for most of today and tomorrow could be mostly cloudy day with a chance of a few sprinkles and as we get to christmas we dry out once again. >> you put a log on the fire and you get ready to say hello to family and friends. >> are you done with shopping? >> just about. >> i have a few things to pick up. thank you for joining us and tune in to ktvu and look to our website ktvu.com and we leave you with christmas time is here
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from the peanuts soundtrack and the great vince marelli. >> see you tomorrow. >> ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ connecting people... ...uniting the world. ♪♪
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