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carol? >> and we are looking for a warm up. but will not be coming today. in fact, today will probably be chillier, even than thanksgiving day. >> carol, with all of this "black friday" shopping, and so on, so for the, we will be covering all of your routes and commutes around every mall. as of now the roads pretty free and clear there is shot, not too far away from the vine st. expressway. mass transit airport looking good. again, when the sun comes up, that holiday shopping rush will come in. ukee? >> vittoria, see you in a bit, thank you. 25 million americans started their holiday shopping on thanksgiving, and even more are expected to hit the malls today. >> some stores open all night long. good morning, jan. >> good morning, that king every prussia mall has been open since 6:00 last night. many stores remained open overnight. many more stores continue to
open throughout the morning. lords and taylor opened at 5:00. long line wait to go get n you can see, no, we don't have crowded hauls here, but we do have a good group of people. most of them, have been here overnight. because about 50 stores remained open all night long and group of girls up all night long, came pretty far distance, this group from maryland, you guys, i said why did you come this far? i know there are a loft malls in maryland could you have gone to. they said hey, king of prussia mall, like the mother ship of shopping. look at all of the bags. i know you are super excited to be here. what casino of deals did you find and can we look in your bags? >> we got stuff from pink that was $25. and -- >> can you show us any of the goodies? >> you have the pink stuff. >> yes. >> they have so much stuff, you guys, which one should i show? what did you get? >> from charlotte ruse, like $5. thought it was good. >> very good. >> i got this from american eagle and it was only 25
instead of 40. >> oh, y i got this from american eagle, too, it was $40 instead of 80. >> ya? >> very good. how have you like your experience here in pennsylvanian king of prussia? >> really great. no sales tax here. so it was an even 25, no 1 penny extra. >> when did you guys arrive? >> we came here probably about 8:40 last night. >> and you're not tired? >> we had like two trips to starbucks. >> that's been a very hot spot this morning, and you can imagine, why, so what has been your favorite store to go to? >> definitely pink, been in there like seven times. >> yes. >> we spends hours in pink. >> hours, my gosh. so you have a lot of energy. what's the one other store that you guys will get to today? >> probably american eagle again. >> ya. >> probably american eagle again. >> okay, well, thanks for visiting our state have, a safe trip back, guys. much more about this shopping experience, on this "black friday" throughout the show, but for now, i send it back to you in the studio. >> all right, jan, we'll get
back to you, thanks so much. and let's show you these early birds gobble up deals in montgomery county. retailers, lured shop remembers door busters and discount of up to half off of merchandise. the mall has been open all night long, and will stay open until 10:00 tonight. >> and, yes, it was a similar scene in moorestown mall in burlington county, new jersey, shoppers raised up and down the aisles looking for that perfect holiday gift. and those eye-popping deals were plentifull. mall remains open through 10:00 tonight. just a heads up. >> toys "r" us stores in our area enter their 12th hour of being open for all of those holiday shoppers. "eyewitness news" live inside this cherry hill location, where the doors stay open through 11:00 tonight. so they're still presented of time. fresh set of deals arriving including frozen theme dolls and digital tablets. >> to find out more about the holiday shopping hours in our area, all season long, head to our website cbsphilly.com.
well, the time now 5:03. it is time for traffic and weather together on the 3's. hi, carol. >> all of that shopping, i haven't bought a thing and i'm already exhausted and tired of t the malls, it is unbelievable, if you drive by these malls, it looks like it is high noon the day before christmas. it is just unbelievable how many people are out there. and they've got the weather to do it. >> we have real now weather problems at all. and they certainly don't have any weather problems, jack frost, big boulder, they can make snow, so cold up there. and they are doing. that will they are getting ready for this season, i've already seen people not this morning but previously skiing down that slope at jack frost big boulder. so, our temperatures are looking pretty nice. our sky conditions are looking, well, few flurries, everyone here in the studio has seen flurry or two. you can see them go by on storm scan3. i think for the most part they should be pretty much out of the picture, but you can still expect to see couple first thing this morning. twenty-five in the poconos, 24 allentown, 34 in philadelphia, 36 degrees, as you head down
into wildwood. and our temperatures today, probably getting no higher than that 39 degrees temperature, we will be finding sunshine today, they'll be slight breeze and more of a breeze if you are at the shore. but still, it should be dry, fairly comfortable for this time of the year. we'll check out the seven day coming up. right now, vittoria, and really busy roads. >> yes, you know, i would say around the shopping area busiest in the parking lot at this point. a lot of folks are making their way to do those "black friday" shopping deal hunt, if you will. but, as of right now, our majors are not awful at all. taking a look first at 476 right around the area of the mid-county toll plaza, no major problems in either direction. so, if you are traveling to and from the schuylkill, 95, mid-county, northeast extension, you have a lot of good news so far. the one thing i do want to point out, though it, may be slick in some areas with the light little dust that we had, you never want to underestimate that that cannot cause a problem. because it definitely could. so, just drop down your speeds little bit.
forty-two freeway, no major delays at all in new jersey, really all of the majors look great, not just the 42, 55, 295, acx, garden state parkway, so on, so for the. speed censors high up in the 50's, not only delaware, new jersey, but also pa. if you are traveling, however, around fern hill road, it is closed between turner lane and five-point road. this is ongoing until late december. because of construction, so your best alternate paoli pike, mass transit however looking great. ukee? >> thanks so much. eagles all alone in the eastern division after the birds beat the stuffing if you will out of the cowboys on thanksgiving. as eyewitness sports anchor leslie van arsdale shows you, the eagles certainly made big statement in big d. >> a big win in the big d. eagles easily handling the cowboys, taking first place in the ffc east, still a loft games before the playoffs. but this win could really play well for the bird heading down the home stretch of the season. the eagle run game looking better than it has all year.
lesean mccoy got the ball for 25 carries, putting up 159 yards. would average more than 6 yards per carry. he also helped seal the deal in the third quart war 38-yard touchdown run. eagles take the win 33 to ten. here is shady after the game talking about recent criticism about his numbers this year. >> at the time of where we are at in the season, all of the tuck, stuff you guys saying about me, and about the line, and all of that, mixed up in the season where we need to get a big win. as a team, as an unit, we worked hard, and the running game kept pushing, kept pushing, the big ones work out for us. >> i don't think anyone will question his game any time soon. eagles record now nine and four, leslie van arsdale, eyewitness sports. >> quarterback mark sanchez also got into the end zone filling in for nick foles. update on foles by the way, his injured collarbone, and when he might be ready to play coming up in sports. diana? >> police in delaware country looking for the driver who hit a person and took off. it happened last night, just
before 11:00 along the chest per pike in folcroft. police say a person was hit near the wawa, a gray four-door dodge charger drove away with a missing driver side door. anyone with information should contact police. >> well, the hits keep coming for bill cosby. hear about the latest groups to cut ties with the philadelphia comedian. his accusations continue to pile up. plus, this: >> protesters urge shoppers to boycott stores on "black friday". i'm susan macinnis in ferguson, missouri, i'll explain coming up. >> when they found him, they were like gasp for air. >> burried alive by snow. see the rescue after some boys get stuck under 5 feet of snow for hours. >> ♪
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guard along with local law enforcement secured this wal-mart store in ferguson late into the night. the store is expected to open later today as other retailers explored their options, following violent protests earlier in the week, when stores were looted and burned. resident remain hopeful the calm experienced on thanksgiving day will continue. >> let it grow from there, let it grow to something positive. show our young people, our younger generation, hey, we can move on. >> a day before the holiday, they marched through this store in st. louis chanting shut it down. protest verse taken to social media with the hashtag boycott "black friday", black out "black friday". >> certainly the looting, the burning down of our business, does not work. home your money. it works. >> many activist also urging people not to spend a dime at stores today in honor of michael brown, as damaged businesses in ferguson continue to pick up the pieces
>> vandals broke windows, but when this heart breaking photo went viral, 7200 strangers donated $233,000 on line to help her reopen. other in the community are painting murals on boarded up businesses. >> we're trying to all take ownership for this community. >> while ferguson may not be out of the woods yet, the healing may have already gun. susan macinnis, cbs-3, "eyewitness news". 5:13, time for traffic and weather together these. hey, carol? >> diana, everyone, hello, glad you're up so early on a friday morning. i think so many people are up so early, unusually so, this time of the morning, because of all of the shopping and all of the deals. let's see what we've got going on. we have cold temperatures going on, so if you are headed out the door, know that it is 24 in allentown, 34 degrees through philadelphia, 31 up in trenton, 30 in wilmington, might be better if we just name these towns with the malls that are nearby, since that seems to be the big lure
today. all of these temperatures do feel a little bit cooler than this, however, because of a slight breeze. so it is feeling more like the two's in most of these locations this morning. >> might encounter snow flurry or two. see them in the area, see some clouds, and probably right through daybreak, not totally out of the question that you would find couple of little snow flurry out there. >> tomorrow lower 40's, then maybe that little piece of energy comes bias the warmer air comes in, and the cooler air lift away. maybe even on saturday, one, two spots, especially north of philadelphia, could be finding one or two of those light snow showers, even tomorrow. temperatures today, if you are doing any of the shopping, these are the numbers. they're all low. twenty-nine for the 5:00 a.m. temperature by the time 5:00 p.m. hit, 36 degrees, that's how it will feel outside. and we do have a little breeze out there, it will make it feel like it is in the 20's all day, even though it is 39 degreesment tonight night to bundle up into the 20's,
keep the pet just as warm, and wait, 42 degrees on sunday, on saturday, on sunday, 53, and by monday we could be close to almost 60 degrees around here, with chance of shower late in the day and early on tuesday, vittoria. >> that sounds like something to look forward to, carol. and good morning, everyone, what you can look forward to right now, pretty wide open roadways without any problems at all. let's head outside and take a look, shall we? traveling 95, no delays in either direction, this shot here around the construction zone, not far from cottman avenue. notice southbound and northbound commute willing not and prepare. really the story right now, even take a look at 309. traveling 309 around the pa turnpike, things are wide open for you. the one thing that i would caution you if you are heading outside right now, just take it extra careful. had the light dusting earlier this morning, and they were even salting some of the bridges earlier on, so it could be a bit slippery out there. as far as your speed censors, high up to the 50's traveling in pa, jersey, delaware, no
need for me to point them out. all good right now. traveling, how much, in new jersey, 295 northbound, right at the ramp to route 13, sorry, yes, in new jersey to route 13, ramp closed as a result of construction, keep that in mind. also we have a flyers game tonight in south philly at the wells fargo center at 1:00. so doing any holiday shopping and using 95, definitely want to be mindful of extra volume at that time. ukee? >> shopping centers and malls will be busy today, as shoppers hit the stores to start their holiday shopping. show you live picture now from the toys "r" us in cherry hill, one of the stores open all night long. time to get started on that holiday shopping list. >> and the eagles beat the cowboys on everything that day to take over first place in the ffc east. but it doesn't get any easier, the birds face the superbowl champions, seattle seahawks, a week from sunday. >> police are searching for the driver who hit a person along chester pike in folcroft chester county late last night. victim has non-life threatening injuries.
investigators are looking for gray four-door dodge charger, with a missing driver side mirror. >> well, looking for a cool way to burn off some of those calories from your thanksgiving feast? well, we'll show you the fun local attraction opening today. >> and, it is a christmas tree, a loft folks are talking about for all of the wrong reasons. we'll tell you about the one change reading plans to make to it not so attractive tree. i casino of like it, though. >> it is like a big charlie brown christmas tree. >> exactliment we'll be back.
have fun. be careful. diana? >> time to check your philadelphia jobs market report. here's "eyewitness news" jobs expert steve greenberg. >> there is a lot to be thankful for. when it comes to the economy. there is a growing concensus about america's economic resurgence. more than 3% growth is widely expected next year. >> gives us plenty, gross domestic product has grown .7%, which should lead to more hiring. now, averaging more than 200,000 new jobs a month, nationwide. with better numbers expected ahead. even better news, about 58% of the new jobs created? year are paying more than the national average wage. businesses are hiring more white collar employees. construction is on the mend. healthcare is going strong. and technology and skilled trade are hiring and paying well. and another positive note: americans donated more than $330 billion to charity last
it is 5:23 this "black friday", if you are looking for a way to burn off all of those thanksgiving day calories, why not head to south filly? here is a live look at the blue cross river rink, where it is opening day for winter fest. heat the tents, indoor fireplaces and brand new holiday light show, just some of the new addition this is year, and the fun starts at 11:00 this morning. >> it is time now for traffic and weather together on threes. good morning, carol.
>> good morning, my two favorite word there, heated tent. that's down at the river rink. >> i'll take one of those. >> we could use heated tents everywhere. cold temperatures out there. it is bright t looks nice. there might even be couple of flurries, might have even run into a few, and just expect a few more possibly, even as we go right up into the daytime hours, the light time hours. we have storm scan3 showing couple of those snow flurries, all of nuts studio have seen from the various location, we've come into the station from this morning, you can see, that they're out there. they are even farther back to the north and the west, as well. so just the wintery trend. thirty-four in philadelphia, 10 degrees colder, 24 in allentown, it is 30 in millville. 33 degrees in dover. so a cold morning, 33, just above the freezing mark in mt. holly, and 28 in quakertown and doylestown. temperatures this afternoon, will be trying to get through 40 degrees. probably won't make it, though. 39 degrees, but it will be a bright day, but a day that feels more like it is in the 20's all day long with that
breeze. let's check on these roads with vittoria. >> thank you so much, carol. and good morning, everyone, still just lots of good news, i know you can see activity in one of the monitors, so an update on what you are dealing with in one area in particular. actually, not too far away from the mall, traveling northbound, on route one, in bucks county, just beyond the area of oxford valley, dealing with a accident. you will in the that activity, primarily on the shoulder, but it is compromising the ramp lane, as well. so, again, northbound, route one, just beyond the area of oxford valley, you do want to be minds full of the activity. taking you down to 95, very clear, picture here, that traffic is still moving extremely well all over. nine the a northbound, southbound, no delays anywhere, even if you are headed down to the christianna mall to do tax free shopping. all of the majors look great. high speed censors into the 50's, 60s, traveling in new jersey, if you are traveling, however, 202 southbound, right at malvern, really, not too far away at 401, disable
vehicle, right lane blocked. no delays for mass transit. ukee? >> vittoria, thank you. >> here we go, eagles playing good football. after a dominating an in dallas on thanksgiving day, they are all alone in first place. mark sanchez scored the first touchdown of the day. the quarterback keeper put the birds in front, seven-nothing on the opening drive. nicely donement sanchez also hit rookie wide out jordan matthews for score, and the eagles got 159 yards from shady mccoy. the quarterback says it was a fun afternoon, but there are areas to still improve. >> awesome job. defense, really fun. really fun. still left a ton of meat on the bone, man. gosh, freaking red zone so many times, and just we didn't convert. so as fun as this is, enjoy it a couple of days, but still have a lot of work to do. >> you like that, a lot of meat on the bone. >> we'll get expert's perspective on the game in the
next hour on wip mr. paul jolovitz. >> nick foles headed for the doctor today. >> he is expected to get a ct scan to see how his collarbone is healing. right now, looks like mark sanchez at quarterback for awhile. but you got both those guys, we're in pretty good shape. the eagles next opponent week from sunday is the defending superbowl champion seattle see headaches. now, their defense shut down the 49ers last night in prime time. richard sherman had couple every interceptions to lead seattle to the win 19 to three was the final score. >> bring them on. >> who can think afternoon in south philly. flyers host the rangers in matinee game opening face-off at 1:00 o'clock. fly guys struggling little bit right now. they have lost six of their last seven. let's get it together this afternoon. diana, back over you. >> coming up in the next half hour of "eyewitness news", it is a shopping bonanza this morning. jan? >> reporter: diana, it seems like as soon as turkey dinner was over hundreds of people headed to the mall.
live at king of prussia mall. more and more stores continue to open. a look at all of the excitementment coming up. >> left behind by tragedy, we'll let you know what's happening to this dog after he lost his family in a heart breaking way. >> and, vittoria and carol return with your traffic and weather together on the 3's on this "black friday" morning. we've already got some shoppers out there. we're back. all of the frozen stuff at toys "r" us this morning. we're back in two minute.