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captions by: caption colorado, llc (800) 775-7838 e- mail: email@example.com good morning. it's 6:00 president obama names the stone wall inn as the lgbt national monument. there is a new video celebrating the huge achievement. >> guess what? they now want a do over. hundreds of thousands of voters petitioning for a second referendum about the united kingdom's stunning vote to get out of the e. u. good morning.
up. it will be beautiful on this saturday, june 25th. >> quintessential summer weekend ahead. not bad at all. good morning, everybody. happy saturday. i'm rob nelson. >> i was going -- [sigh some [i'm michelle charlesworth. amy freeze with the weather. >> we had some nice starts this week wh and the start of showers pretty low. temperatures starting off at 65 degrees right now. east wind 8 miles per hour. pressure is on the rise. as we get going all across the boroughs, we've got temperatures that are easy to take. you might notice some of the stickiness to the atmosphere. we get about 20 degrees. we have cooler spots, 59 in
are shower free. it looks great on the eastern third half of the u.s. under the influence of warmer than average temperatures. things looking really good right through the afternoon. we'll go with the upper 60s early on. we'll go by mid-70s early morning and 0s to top it off. our daytime highs will be in the low to mid-80s. we'll talk about going down to the shore, the catskills and poconos and the beach forecast in a few minutes. michelle? >> thank you so much. we' looking at the annual weekend for the gay pride march. today in times square, a new video will play celebrating the stone wall national monument, telling the story of lgbt americans. marcus solis joins us live from the stone wall inn in the west village with more. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, michelle. the stone wall has long been a new york city landmark. been on the register of
the national park system, you can see they've got a sign up here acknowledging here outside of the stone wall. as you mentioned, there will also be as part of the weekend's festivities, the video that will be playing you have the pleas raids that gave way to it in new york city and across the nation. that is just of the festivities. the designation, also, will include 7 acres around the stone wall. eventually, there will be informational displays and a park ranger and all of that. right now, there is just a lot of pride about the announcement. >> just an incredible message. we are finally being seen. >> reporter: also here in front of the stone wall, you see the names of the victims of that mass shooting in orlando.
this weekend. they will be honored before this weekend's parade -- the march, rather, on sunday. i also see a counterterrorism officer. the city has stepped up security. there will be enhanced security throughout this weekend. a strong nypd police presence as pride weekend kicks off. >> marcus solis, channel 7 "eyewitness news." >> thank you, marcus. in brooklyn there is a wrapped in an 800 foot long rainbow ribbon inscribed with thousands of messages of hope and solidarity written by the residents of brooklyn. it will stay up four the next week and will sections and delivered to families in orlando. we have more on the pride
app. the lefting of the ban could be announced as soon as friday, but final details have to be worked out, which could delay the announcement. it would be followed by a one- year implementation plan to address housing and personal issues. developing this morning, three people are dead, two more hurt after a shooting in maryland. police say the five victims were found around 9:30 last might in prince george's county. two women and one man were all pr the others were rushed to the hospital. police say this was not a random act. detectives are still looking for a suspect. also, massive flames erupted after a con ed substation exploded. it happened around 7:30 last night on valley road. hazmat teams and several fire departments responded to the flames. fire officials say they do not believe there is any danger to the people who live near the substation. the cause of the fire,
investigation. also, some good news. good samaritans jumped into action to rescue a man who had fallen on subway tracks in manhattan. he collapsed while standing on the 6 train platform at 77 and lex on the upper east side yesterday. the mta says several strangers then jumped down right there onto the tracks to pull that man back to safety. that man is in serious now but stable condition. train service was not impacted. just days after that historic vote to leave the kingdom, tens of thousands of people in the u.k. are now calling for a doover. a petition for a second referendum has 200,000 signatures. on top of that, voters in london are calling for a separation. they want their own independence as a city. the majority of london voters voted to stay with the e. u. many are taking to social media with the hashtag #lung dependence. the decision has rocked
points, the biggest fall since last summer. the pound also plunged 10% to its lowest level in 30 years. presidential candidate donald trump called the brexit outcome a great thing and that he hopes america is watching. trump is in scotland, which voted overwhelmingly to remain in the e.u. for the grand reopening of his trump turnbury golf course. he compared brexit with his pu has a similar sentiment of economic disparity and frustration with the establishment. >> i think people really see a big parallel. a lot of people are talking about that not only in the united states but other countries. people want to take their country back. they want to have independence in a sense. >> hillary clinton's campaign, meantime, calls trumps comments unfit and show that he's unfit
this time of uncertainty calls for steady, experienced leadership in the white house. rob? >> ripple effects for years. all right, michelle. thanks. coming up on "eyewitness news" saturday morning, the governor of west virginia is taking swift action after some devastating floods and historic rainfall in west virginia. this as the death toll there continues to climb this morning. also, a mother, weird story here, attacked by a fox. she tells us what happened and where she went to escape. >> meteorologist amy freeze here in the accuweather center. happy saturday morning. temperatures in the mid to upper 80s over the weekend. 86 today. 87 tomorrow. lots of sunshine.
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the death toll has now risen to at least 23 in west virginia following devastating flooding there. fema representatives are on the way to the state which saw up to 9 inches of rainfall in some areas. a state of emergency has been declared in 44 counties. the flood waters are blamed for the death of a 4-year-old little boy, who was swept out of his grandfather's arms. take a look at this video. this was a house in flames. that is a house burning as it a woman who says bill cosby raped her in 1965 has withdrawn her civil defamation suit against the comedian. christina ruiz' lawyer says his client decided not to pursue the case because the legal landscape has changed so much since she first filed suit in november. he faces criminal prosecution as well as similar civil actions. her lawyer says she just wants
behind her finally. well, a neighborhood in connecticut is on edge after a fox attacked a mother who was holding her little boy at the time. we spoke to that mother about the frightening experience. she tells the story of how she fought off the animal and escaped to protect her 20- month-old son. here's "eyewitness news" reporter carolina lee. >> i looked over to the side because i felt eyes on me. >> reporter: at first michelle thought a small dog was staring as she walked through the woods with her 20-month-old son christopher. when she locked eyes with the animal, she quickly realized its what an aggressive fox. >> the fox came towards us, and he leaped up to try to grab christopher when he was up in my arms. so i kicked the fox in the head. >> reporter: she has a scratch, maybe a bite on her right ankle from the attack. a fed ex driver spotted it all and stepped in.
because we had no place to go. he kept approaching us. so it was very terrifying. >> reporter: it happened around 5:45 thursday evening on country club road in north stamford. after hiding in that truck, they ran into a neighbor's home. >> i heard my neighbor and her son just screaming, like something really bad was happening. i ran over, and there was a fox. apparently, she had been attacked. she had a cut on her leg, and her son was crying. they were very scad. arrived, they had to shoot and kill that fox. now it's being tested for rabies. this neighbor says the fox attacked him a few weeks ago but he went hurt. now they are rethinking the afternoon strolls. >> maybe i'll go to more public areas that we know, more playgrounds. >> reporter: in stamford, i'm
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midnight so you can enjoy some late night activities on the boardwalk. a little shuffle board and and miniature golf. i have a mean game of putt putt myself. >> it's on! you don't just put that out there. [ laughter ] >> also, lifeguards will wear innovative uniforms that are equipped with sun block built right into them. >> that's good. now, with tommy bahama, they those. >> how's it built in? >> it's just clothing. you assume a t-shirt will protect you. it's maybe, like, 5spf. this is like 50spf. >> keep them safe. >> back to the mini golf, there is a little place on the west side that's like $6 that's right on one of the piers. >> coffee in the city is not only $6. >> i want to you mark that
a challenge some. >> it is a challenge. >> game on, freeze! let's do this thing . i got your number. >> i play in my hallway. i have a green in my hallway. it is a carpet that rolls out. the neighbors love it. [ laughter ] here we go. starting out this saturday morning, things look good. really nice start with lots of sunshine. temperatures right on cue. it's comfortable outside 60s. outside in the city, we have a few cooler spots but no trouble at all getting this day off to a summer afternoon. look at that from brooklyn into lower manhattan, it's like a postcard. the rivers are all calm. skies look good. hard to scare up a cloud with a weather pattern like this. the humidity is at 87%. pressure women be high all weekend. what that means is it's hard to get a storm in here. blocks out any problems from developing.
you. ridge ward at 66. -- ridge wood at 66 degrees. belmar already at 66. we've got monticello and white plains in the mid to upper 50s. throughout the weekend, we're looking for real perfect weather. this is the first official season of summer and couldn't be delivered in any better fashion. cooler at the coast with temperatures slightly cooler there. mid to upper 80s everywhere else. there is a thunder threat that does return and until then, it's wall to wall su across the map. the entire eastern seaboard enjoying a pleasant pattern. not only do we have temperatures in the low to mid- 80s and sunny skies, but low humidity. right now, temperatures are in the mid to upper 60s. this is what we're looking at this afternoon. just sunshine all the way through. so really nice low to mid-80s expected for the high temperatures in the city. terrific timing. high pressure's in control. storms stay way to the south of
sea breeze. that easterly component will feel great. if you are headed to the beach, game on and right on because you chose the perfect weekend. by tomorrow morning, we'll be back into the 50s and 60s to start. we're into the mid-08s by tomorrow afternoon with inland temperatures. newburgh, morristown, even trenton getting into the upper 80s. then we close out the weekend at sunset on sunday night with temperatures in the 70s and 0s with a warm end into the weekend as well. 81 to we get mid-80s in the catskills tomorrow and jersey shore and hamptons still looking good in the 70s. beer or boat, 2 to waves. water temperatures almost up to 70 degrees. we'll see 70s at the coast. there it is, we break it down, the entire weekend for you. taking us into the workweek
the storms coming back in tuesday and wednesday. >> just a perfect weekend. >> perfect. perfect for mini golf or whatever your pleasure. >> and the first full weekend of summer is perfect. that's what you are saying. >> that's what i'm saying. >> boom. >> no complaints. >> i'm busy over here. >> she's busy undoing an umbrella. you're not supposed to do that inside. don't do that. a strike threat for new jersey transit is looming. agreed to an extension and cooling off period. as it stands, the current deadline of june 30 could bring a strike or lockout. they wanted an extension for when congress reconvenes. right now, new jersey transit is preparing for a lockout. not the new u.s. want to hear, jersey girl.
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it's 6:25. welcome back. time for sports now with rob powers. >> reporter: good morning, everybody. the braves have the worst record in the national league but three straight against the mets. the fifth inning, mets up 8-0. it was an old fashioned tail whooping? was he rubbing that elbow? a lot of fans thought so. he served up six runs on eight hits. mats is out and the mets had to hang on for dear life, which they did.
do, win it. jose reyes officially becomes a free agent later on today. it's only a matter of time before there is a reyes reunion serving that suspension for the domestic violence policy violation. now, we talked about the braves' poor record, worse' the national league. the worst in the american league, the twins. they were in the bronx tonight. to get to 500. it's alex rodriguez driving carlos beltrand. rodriguez had a couple of base hits. rob put the yanks ahead to stay. the pitching? tanaka started. andrew miller the eighth, chatman the ninth. 5-3 yanks win. they are 35-35.
a little torn cartellage in the right knee and -- cartilage in the right knee. the key is teixeira seems to have come through that pain free. at the garden yesterday, the knicks introduced their newest player. derrick rose stopped by to pick up his new jersey taking the one time nba mvp into the backcourt. was one of the best and now got nailed with an injury. >> people want to put a lot pressure on this. it's no pressure at all. all we've got to do is go out there, play together and win games one game at a time. >> reporter: nba draft this week. nhl draft last night. austin mathews goes number one in the maple leafs. the devils took number 12. the islanders picked number 19 in the opening round and took left wing kiefer bellows, the son of brian bellows. the rangers didn't have a first round draft pick last night.
liberty at home against chicago. the liberty with five straight wins, longest streak of the season. tina charles was great again. liberty up 11 at the half. much tighter as the day goes on. sugar rogers big down the stretch. 80-79, and that is the longest streak in six years. that's a little bit of what happened in sports yesterday. whatever happens this weekend, we've got you covered. i'm rob powers. i'll see you right back here on monday. >> thank you, sir. much more ahead on "ewi morning, including a live look at the day's top stories. >> as part of gay pride weekend, the stone wall inn now designated the national monument. details are coming up in a live report. >> thank you, marcus. also ahead, a story that is going viral. hear how team one teenagers' good deed is changing life for him and his family forever. it is a great story. amy?
te welcome back to "eyewitness news" on saturday morning, june 25th. clear skies and beautiful central park, central park south. good morning, everybody, i'm michelle charlesworth. happy weekend. >> absolutely. if you like sun, warmth, and summer, this is it. >> this is it on a platter. >> yes, good to see you, summer. good morning, i'm rob nelson. welcome to "eyewitness news" saturday morning.
>> i'll be documenting your full plan today on snap chat so please be prepared during commercial breaks. >> oh, my, so much pressure. >> good good morning to you. it's going to be perfect weather no matter what your plans. outdoors fantastic, not only do we have the sunshine, warmth, and low humidity, but we've got it all weekend long. leapt's get the vantage -- let's get the vantage point in brooklyn. sun splashing over to the river, which is very calm ts coming from the east-northeast. temperature at 65. this is the number for central park. sunny conditions with the north-northeasterly wind will keep us cool as we go into the mid-morning hours. then the sun heats us up adding about 20 degrees to the numbers you see on the map. low 60s for clifton, crawford and east rutherford. there are some cooler spots north and west of the city. right now, 57 for poughkeepsie.
are at 61 right now. 66 showing up for lake hurst. to the shore today will be cooler right against the waterfront because of the sea breeze. still plenty of sunshine to enjoy and temperatures in the upper 70s. it should feel great if you make your way to the water. outside to your front door, lots of sunshine, so make sure you are protected. the sunscreen, the hat, the glasses. all of the good stuff to enjoy and stay comfortable. mid-80s. we're going to a high of 86 and i'll have much more coming up in the accuweather seven-day forecast. rob? >> thank you. it is the annual kickoff for a weekend full of love and acceptance. gay pride march preparations are now under way. on top of that today in times square a new video will play on billboards celebrating the designation of the stone wall national monument, which will tell the story of lgbt americans.
marcus solis joins us live with the big weekend. >> reporter: absolutely. the police raid 47 years ago and the protests gave rise to the gay rights movement not just in new york city but throughout the country. now the white house designating the stone wall inn as a national monument in the fight for equality. there are signs outside of christopher park in front of the inn detailing some of the history. in te, dice plays are planned. this video produced by the white house will be aired in times square. it all culminates with tomorrow's march, which happens a couple of weeks after the massacre in orlando. the 49 victims will be honored in what is the biggest pride celebration in the world. so there will be a strong police presence. >> because of the events in orlando that we are going to ram up up security for the
event for a variety of reasons that gay rights movement has been making significant strides around the country. the recent supreme court decision on marriage, for example. >> reporter: so this morning outside of the stone wall, there are two police cars and counterterrorism officer, visible presence already. that pride march tomorrow begins at 36th street and fifth avenue and makes its way down to christopher and greenwich streets all part of a pride weekend. marcus solis, channel 7 "eyewitness news." >> thank you, marcus. in brooklyn now, we're seeing video of an mta bus consumed by fire last night. the bus was out of office with only the driver on board when he noticed some smoke. he was able to get out safely before the entire bus became consumed by flames. all westbound lanes were closed for just about an hour.
kennedy airport. it landed shortly before noon yesterday after all of the passengers got off. mechanics were attending to the airbus a380 when a fire ignited in one of the engines. firefighters responded and got the flames out. no word on what may have sparked that fire. there is concern this morning in the bronx following a spike in crimes targeting muslims. community and religious leaders gathered to call for protections following three attacks on men who we coming from or going to prayer services. yesterday, police arrested two men in connection to one of those attacks. one of the nation's top water recreational areas has temporarily suspended operations after the death of a teenager from a brain-eating amoeba. the u.s. national whitewater center in charlotte, north carolina, says the amoeba turned up in tests of water
whitewater raft overturned. the amoeba found in fresh water lakes, rivers and hot springs enters the body through the nose. it is rare but usually deadly. >> how scary is that? a chance encounter leads to a new life for one teen and his mom in tennessee. chant is he black met -- chauncey black met matt white. after that, he felt compelled on a shopping spree. that's when he learned chauncey makes money by taking side jobs to take care of his mother. he wanted to do everything including starting a go fund me page, that was now raised more than $160,000. >> i don't know what to say. i don't know what to do. you know, chauncey told me not to cry. i don't know, i might break down in tears.
no more. >> matt says he hopes to help the teen and his mom move into a new house. he's also helping the teen secure a new job. >> i'm pupping it together! -- i'm pulling it together! i know the money was like $109,000 a couple of days ago. >> the mom is not too disabled because she raised a good son. how about that. >> wow! okay, people are good. >> yes. >> news" this saturday morning, getting a perfect picture without an expensive camera. consumer reports takes a closer look at special lenses made for all of our smartphones. >> i like it. meteorologist amy freeze, who never uses her smartphone,
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wildfires are still causing wild causing major problems in new mexico, arizona, and utah. look at that. oh, terrible. >> and no end in sight. >> yeah. i know we see it every year and we talk about it, but it just keeps happening. >> i always say california, january talking about blizzards, it's like, man, life out west must be great. then i think wildfires, earthquakes, there's always something out in california. >> right money. >> as beautiful as it is, they deal with a lot. it puts our snow in perspective. >> i hear you. around here it's hard to come up with a worry because our weather is just that good. this is the first official
flawless. >> so -- it's practically perfect. flawless. >> so this is a 10 on the freeze factor scale some. >> it is. 10 being the very best, this is a 10. >> that means she's in a good mood. don't be fooled. >> i have been working very, very hard over in the weather center. despite this weather pattern, some people may think honestly getting paid to do this. i ha graphics, putting that sunshine and several days in a row have the same thing. i'm working hard. the river looks terrific, the skies are clear. we're going with 81% humidity and the dew points are low. that means the comfort factor is high. northeast winds officially at 7 miles per hour. haven't been able to find one that's about 10 miles per hour. official reporting stations are bringing in the beautiful forecast. you can start with the
right now. sunset park at 66. down the shore mid-60s. white plains currently at 59 degrees. so we look at the headlines here. it's picture perfect as we get into this morning and all the way through sunday night, things are looking good. a sea breeze will be at the coast creating that cooler air because it's coming right of the ocean. right now, the water temperature is 69 to 70 degrees. thunder threat does return as early as monday and tuesday control. that means there's sinking air. so there's nothing to rise in the air, create the clouds and storms. instead, high pressure is in control. that's great timing for the weekend, of course, because we can all get out and enjoy it. even into the second half of the weekend, things are looking good. we'll remain with the high pressure just close enough to have a sea breeze again tomorrow. so that's going to work out for everybody, i think. looking further ahead sunday into early monday, we'll start
early in the week. that's what will create the instability for the potential for thunderstorm or showers coming up on monday and tuesday. doing boating east winds 10 to 15 knots. water temperature 64 to 70 and a moderate risk for rip currents. looking good from the catskills, jersey shores. it's all a go, whatever you choose to do this weekend. upper 70s at the coast. so if you are headed to the beaches, know that it won't be of 65. here's your accuweather seven- day forecast. looking good across the board several days here of the 80s. the changes will come early next week when we not only have the threat of a storm maybe monday night and then again tuesday and wednesday afternoons, but also a little more humidity sneaking into the forecast for the early part of the workweek. i did something amazing this week. at least i thought it was amazing. >> yes. >> i went and got a surf lesson
and we surfed which let me just tell you, post-sandy, it is incredible. if you have not been, you have to get there. the boardwalks are fantastic. it was my first time submerged in the atlantic ocean gleefully because did i do the polar bear plunge under the waves for the first time ever in the ocean and did i get up on a surf board. >> how'd do you? >> i did that when i was in meco i am a surfer. the number one big wave surf rider in the entire east coast was there instructing me. >> that's right. >> he may have been holding my board a lot, but i'm just going to say i made it out. >> doesn't matter. you stood upright. done. you're a surfer. >> i put some stuff up on social media. >> there you go. thank you, amy. ? [music] ? before we go to break, let's take a look at today's channel 7 community calendar.
>> reporter: here's what's happening in manhattan. unleash your inner detective at the treasure hunt through an adult and children's course, unlock the secrets hidden within the park. enjoy a day of family fun and make it slow in manhattan. get your hands dirty in the mobile garden or watch an outrageous show. if you consider yourself an all-star athlete, show off skills and sports like flag football and summer sports all children in queens. experience jersey's freshest at the 24th annual bayman's seafood and music festival. clam shucking class, boat rides. get off your couch and take part in the day of ice cream making, arts and crafts, andle the then frayed line between mass appeal and eclectic
well, chris brown is headed back to court, this time for a suit filed against his former manager. mike gee says he was viciously attacked after being locked in a room and punched him. brown says gee was mad because he got fired. brown was arrested in 2009 for beating then girlfriend sicker rihanna. his probation for that just ended back in march. halima rasheed has filed for divorce from jermaine jackson citing irreconcilable differences stating they have been separated since late november after she was arrested on suspicion of domestic
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blake lively stars in a summer thriller "the shallows." >> reporter: good morning, the era of the hollywood blockbuster began when "jaws" was released during this s in june of 1975. now more than four decades later comes a movie that is just as scary, but for the star of the "shallows" making a movie so soon after giving birth was more intimidating than anything in the ocean. there are better surfers in the world and bigger stars, but only a handful of performers are skilled inform to go solo
movie by herself except for a few setup scenes. a med student is dropped on a remote beach. >> there's a sexy ton the movie, the environment, the surf, the beach. you know, there's an allure to it that makes it a really appealing summer movie, and there's a thrill. >> shark! >> reporter: then it's just her versus the big beast for the rest of water, above water was an athletic event. so i had to train to be able to pull off the role. >> reporter: filming took place just 10 months after lively had her first baby with husband ryan reynolds. is it daunting doing this kind of role where you are so exposed within a year of giving birth? >> it's incredibly daunting. you know you are supposed to be in a bikini and how ripped apart women are and judged they
as don't want to play into it, you also don't want to be picked on. >> reporter: lively could have done without the paparazzi who traveled to the remote island off of australia to take pictures of her bikini bod. >> that was strange. they were hiding in the bushes. you almost feel more trapped in a situation like that. i'm more ins veryible in new york city than an island like that. >> reporter: blake lively came often in the tabloids. that shouldn't obscure her talent which is formidable. her time in the "shallows" gave me a good fright but is also good fun. the movie is in theaters everywhere now. i'm sandy kenyon, "eyewitness news." >> sandy is a fan, man! >> right? >> i think there's lots to appreciate in that movie. coming up in the next hour of "eyewitness news" on a saturday morning, gay pride
the stone wall inn where the lgbt community is celebrating a newly designated landmark. >> and a historic vote that has thousands of british voters now calling for a do-over and what they are doing to draw support behind that push. >> plus, the jackpot is getting bigger. nobody matched the winning numbers in last night's megamillions drawing. hear how much is up for grabs
that historic decision to break away from the european movement. the effort now under way to undo what was done at the polls. >> it was only a drill. people passing through la guardia. airport may -- la guardia. may notice smoke but it is a training operation that gets under way in a few hoursp. it is pride weekend here in new york city. to celebrate their historic strides. good morning. taking a live look at central park and central park south and all of the sunshine just bouncing off of the buildings on saturday, june 25th as we start a beautiful weekend together. >> no matter what you are doing, we have a beautiful weekend. thanks for being with us. i'm rob nelson. >> i'm michelle charlesworth.
over there. >> very, very hard. >> it's so difficult to break the news to people that it's going to be perfect. >> it's a difficult job today, but someone has to do it. >> all yours, soldier. >> i have been searching for any problems i could come up with, with this forecast, but i couldn't. it's spectacular and arriving on the first official weekend of summer, it couldn't be better timing. 67 in the park, sunny a northeast wind. the northeasterly wind will keep things cooler by the coast. everybody else soaring with the inland temperatures that could reach the upper 80s to today. a lot of heat but not a lot of humidity. that could make things uncomfortable but instead, we have a comfortably hot temperature because mid-80s will be warm but without the
bearable. so the next seven hours look like this. we are going for a high today of 86 degrees in new york city. coming up, i'll have the seven- day forecast. see you then, michelle. topping our news this morning, the lgbt community in new york city has another reason to celebrate pride weekend. marcus solis joins us live with more on that. good morning, marcus. >> it is a new york city landmark but now a more important distinction for the stone wall inn. it is now a national monument, the first of its kind to recognize the struggle for gay rights. this video details the history
gay rights movement in new york. over the decades, the stone wall has been a gathering place for the lgbt community and to mourn like after the massacre in orlando a couple of weeks ago. in time a visit area center is plan, but for now, the designation is just fine. >> it's incredible. we are finally being seen. >> reporter: this pride weekend. you see a police presence outside of the stone wall. the pride march tomorrow is the largest of its kind in the world that will be taking place and end up right here near the stone wall inn. nypd said there will be a strong police presence. we're live in the village, marcus solis, channel 7 "eyewitness news." >> thank you, marcus. a memorial is on display. burrell hall is wrapped in an
of messages of hope and solidarity written by people in britain. it will be divided into sections and delivered to families in orlando. we have more on the pride events this weekend and the march route on our abc7ny news app. la guardia. airport's rescue and fire union are holding a drill at the airport. e 10:00 this morning. it's going to go about three hours. the drill will not affect any flights, but passengers will see a lot of emergency personnel. it will be a trial from 10:00 to 1:00 today. just days after the historic vote to leave the european union in the united kingdom, tens of thousands are calling for a doover, a pet for a second referendum now has 200,000 signatures.
the city's own independence because they are not happy with the vote. many are taking to social media with the hashtag #londependence . that's a take on london independence. the pound, meantime, the u.k.'s currency, also plunged 10% to its lowest level in more than of this is playing out politically back here, presidential candidate donald trump called the brexit outcome a great thing and hopes america is watching. trump right now is in scotland, which voted overwhelmingly to remain in the e. u. he was there for the grand reopening of his trump turn bury golf course. he did draw comparisons with the brexit with his own surging popularity in the united
disparity, and mounting frustration with the establishment. >> i think people really see a big parallel. not only the united states but other countries. people want to take their country back. they want to have independence in a sense. >> hillary clinton's campaign says trump's comments show that he is unfit to be president. earlier in the day, she says she made point in her statement saying that this incident in britain only underscores steady, experienced leadership in the white house. coming up on "eyewitness news" on this saturday morning, a muffin pan and diamond jewelry are among the hundreds of items that belong to a mobster. details on the auction to get rid of whitey bulger's belongings. also ahead, the megamillions jackpot has grown yet again. hear how much the pot is now worth. >> outside your front door this morning, we've got temperatures that are easy to take.
the scene. we'll continue to bring you updates as we get them. developing this morning, three people are dead and two more hurt after a shooting in maryland. police say the five victims were found around 9:30 last night in prince george's county. two women and one man all pronounced dead at the scene. one person is in critical condition. police say, though, this was not a random act. detectives are still looking for a suspect. the death toll has now at least 23 in west virginia following some devastating flooding there. fema representatives are now on the way to that state, which saw up to 9 inches of rain in some parts. a state of emergency has now been declared in 44 counties. the flood waters are blamed for the death of a 4-year-old little boy swept out of his grandfather's arms. also a house in flames floating
that water. former seattle seahawks quarterback tavares jackson is accused of allege lid threatening a woman with a gun. he was staying in orlando when he came back drunk. police say he kicked in a bedroom door and began yelling at the woman. she ran downstairs to get the knife and jackson picked up a gun and police say threatened to kale her. with a deadly weapon. pieces of whitey bulger's life both the criminal and domestic side are going up for auction today from a psycho killer skull ring to a muffin pain hundreds are up for sale as an attempt to raise money for the families of the gangster's victims. the 86-year-old is currently serving a life sentence for
murders. the megamillions jackpot now is one of the largest jackpots in the game's history. the next drawing is tuesday coming up. you can catch it live before "eyewitness news" at 11:00 right here on channel 7. >> good luck. a dollar and a dream. [ laughter ] straight ahead, a tourist attraction going to ne slide that is opening to the public today. >> and coming up in sports, a rose heads to the garden. hello! it's our new intern, bart's first week here at td bank,
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the first official weekend on the calendar. looking over the park right now, this is a live picture. you cannot see a cloud. it's beautiful. it's like a frozen photo of a summer day and we can replay this both today and tomorrow. over the park, it looks fantastic. again, gorgeous conditions, not even a haze out there this morning. it is nice. we've got 67 degrees with humidity at 76% and pressure is on the rise. spells comfort. if you like a little bit of warmth without the humidity and plenty of sunshine it's coming your way. around the boroughs, you have 67 degrees. oak wood is at 64. looking at the numbers here, we do start off with temperatures that are easy to take. 50s and 60s across the board. now, once we get into the afternoon, our temperatures should warm up at least 20 degrees from where we are right now. so a sea breeze will develop
get near the water, know that the temperatures are slightly cooler and get the slight northeasterly breeze getting a little bit of refreshment to the heat. enjoy the weekend before it lasts. keeping the storms away allowing for lots of sunshine. also this flow coming off of the ocean. by tomorrow, there's the sea breeze still around. high pressure will start to slide to the east. we'll keep our eye on what's coming in from the west. a quick- moving shower. set up the futurecast and take us monday night through sunset looks great and comfortable. monday morning 9:00 a.m. we start with sunshine and clouds move in from the north and west and we'll be watching for tuesday for the showers and thunderstorms. sea and sand forecast going to the beach or taking to the boat. waves up to 4 feet and water temperature as warm as 70 degrees with the mott moderate
what are you seeing out there? they will be able to direct nut right spots to swim. 77 tomorrow, hamptons beautiful both days with mid-70s. again, cooler at the coast, down the shore, temperatures will be in the 70s but 86 the high in the city tonight. clear skies very calm conditions. the accuweather seven-day forecast we go from the upper 80s here over the weekend. we cool it down a few degrees. mixing in humidity might feel sticky. tuesday might get the chance out there. thursday and friday, temperatures in the low to mid- 80s. coming up in the second half hour, of course, we will talk more about the potential timing of those storms on tups and wednesday. i can't wait to tell about you a social media campaign started right here with the fitness community in order to is up pore the one orlando-- support
knew michelle had a little summer fever? show people the shoes you wore. >> aren't they fun. [ laughter ] >> they are like a party. it's like a tiki hut on my foot. >> you have to post those. >> i don't know what you are talking about. los angeles will give thrill seekers a new view of the city. the sky lied, what they are attached to the highest open air observation deck. it takes people to the 69th floor at the u.s. bank tower. admission is $25. you can ride the slide for another $8. >> i love it. >> how get is that? >> i think that's great. i think that's how people in penthouses should get downstairs. >> i agree. >> we need one of those that drops us into the starbucks
welcome back, everybody. it's 7:23. >> time for the morning sports headlines. here's rob powers. >> only 25 wins but four straight against the mets. the sweep at city field last week. a win in atlanta thursday night. they had another game there laugher for half of the game. the mets are up 8-0. it was an old fashioned tail whooping. steven mats. uh-oh. is he rubbing that elbow between innings? a lot of fans thought so. he served up six runs on eight hits. all of a sudden it was 8-6. mats is out of the game and the mets have to hang on for dear life. the final out here was wild.
they had to do. jose ray questions officially becomes a free agent later on today. there's plenty of thought this morning. there's only a matter of time before there is a reyes reunion with the mets serving that suspension for violating the baseball domestic violence policy. his team from 2003 to we talked about the braves' poor record. worst in the national league. the worst in the american league, the twins. they were in the bronx last night. another chance for the yankees get to the 500 mark on mickey mantle bobble head night. it's alex rodriguez driving in his teammates to tie the game. the pitching? tanaka started. 5-3 yanks win. they are 35-35. mark teixeira could be back in
a little torn cartilage in the right knee. had some treatment then a three-game stint with aaa scranton wilkes-barre. the key is he seems to have come through pain free derek rose talks about the injury that takes him out of chicago and into the knick backcourt. was one of the best then got nailed with an injury. looking for a new st >> people want to try to put a lot of pressure on this. there's no pressure at all. all we've got to do is play together and win games. one at a time. nhl draft last night. austin goes to the maple leafs. the devils took michael mccloud the big senter from minnesota. the islanders took left wing kiefer bellows, the son of
draft pick last night. the first place liberty at home against chicago. the liberty with five straight wins. tina charles scored 21. she was great. liberty up 11 at the half. sugar rogers big down the stretch. 80 to 79, liberty win. that's six straight wins. that is the longest streak in six years. that is a little bit of what happened in sports yesterday. whatever happens this weekend, we've got you covered. i'm rob powers. here on monday. much more ahead including the look at the day's top stories. it's gay pride weekend and now a new federal distinction now a new federal distinction for for all those pokers, prodders, shuckers and sniffers, all stop & shop produce is triple checked. we're focusing on fresh... ...so you don't have to guess. my stop & shop. ?? the ford freedom sales event is on!
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liberty to the right. working on her tan. >> a little green. >> even she's feeling green in the sunshine. it is june 25th. >> well done, amy freeze. we'll take it. good morning, i'm michelle charlesworth. >> i'm rob nelson. speaking of amy freeze, she has a tough day today. very tough job telling people again that it's pretty much perfection outside. >> it is a lot of work. people want to know how long is it going to be this way and is it really going to be this way. outside your front door this is what it's looking like. the entire tri-state is under
miles per hour. so it's going to look good, but how is it going to feel? temperatures just below 70 degrees. down the shore, belmar is at 68 degrees. a warm-up just like everyone else. picture perfect for this first weekend of the summer. the coast. bruteful storm free and low humidity which come keeps the comfort level on high. i'll see you guys in a few minutes. >> amy, looking good. thank you. topping our news right now it is pride weekend in new york city and the lgbt community now has a landmark location to celebrate their historic strides. "eyewitness news" reporter marcus solis joins us live in
a big weekend in new york, sir. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. 47 years ago, the raids that gave rise to designating the stone wall inn as a national monument in the fight for equality. these are the signs hung outside of christopher park on the building here detailing some of the history, the video that you see there produced by the white house. square. just part of pride weekend, it culminates with tomorrow's march. it happened just two weeks after the massacre in orlando. 49 victims will be honored. this is the biggest pride celebration in the world. so there will be a strong police presence. >> because of the events in orlando that we are going to ramp up security for the event, but we also anticipate larger
movement has been making very significant strides around the country. the recent supreme court decision on marriage, for example. >> so a lot of police cars stationed outside of the stone wall inn. the pride march steps off tomorrow at 36th street and fifth avenue works its way downtown and wraps up at gran itch and christopher streets down the block from the newly minted national monument. marcus solis, channel 7 "eyewitness news." flames broke out on a mb it landed at kennedy airport. the asiana flight from seoul, south korea landed safely before noon after all of the passengers got all of the plane, mechanics rushed in to examine the plane when a fire ignited. firefighters responded and extinguished the flames. no word on what caused the fire. a community is on alert in
gathered to call for more protection in neighborhoods around mosques. it follows three attacks on men who were either coming from or going to prayer services. yesterday police arrested two men in connection to one of those attacks. if you ride on or work for new jersey transit, listen up, a strike threat looms for new jersey transit. the union represents conductors and engineers have not agreed to an extension and cooling off period into mid-july. 30th could bring a strike or lockout. the current government has an ex tense to when congress reconvenes. for now, new jersey transit says it is preparing for a walkout. the mta is looking for a community input on the l-line holding a fourth public meeting on the topic july 7th at 5:30 in the evening. it's going to be held at achievement middle school on green avenue. officials will detail two
to repair the canarsie tunnel after it was damaged by superstorm sandy. for the first time ever, a ran bow flag will be raised. it comes in the wake, of course, of the deadly shooting in orlando, the massacre in which 49 people were killed by a lone gunman. supporters of the ceremony are happy the city has finally decided to recognize and respect the lgbt community. saturday morning, an avoidable tax return mistake. what happened to one woman that caused a stranger to get her $8,000 refund. 7 on your sideshows you how to avoid a tax disaster. >> also ahead, a long-awaited park in manhattan will soon
and shrubs, pen yells. one of the doctor perennials. one of the most striking features will be the living wall. >> perfect idea. perfect idea. so much perfection going on. perfect living walls, perfect weather. i love this weekend! >> amy loves the word perfect. >> when it is, it is. >> what's the number onp freeze factor? -- on the freeze freeze factor is 10. when weather coincides with the calendar, that is perfect. >> it's all good. [ laughter ] >> sell it! >> yeah. it's really going to be a nice one. i mean, look, some people like the rain. some like it cooler. this is summer and what you would expect. temperatures in the 80s and lots of sunshine. the comfort factor in spot on when you add in the humidity. lots of sunshine splashing
the fields will be full. whether they are playing ball or just hanging out and relaxing, it's definitely going to be packed to the park. beautiful day to check out central park. really, i love prospect park. from brooklyn into lower manhattan, 67 degrees. this is a reading from central park. pressure is on the rise. we look at the numbers across the board here. lo the low to mid-60s. loswhite plains at 64. monticello, those places have all warmed up here north and west. andover holding on to 59 right now. no trouble getting everybody into the 80s. it is a beautiful start this morning. through the after nan, we have low humidity. that will continue through sunday afternoon. so both days are very comfortable.
coming through the area. i think even monday look goods because that front looks weak. high pressure is in control. with this weather pattern, it's hard to get clouds to form and hard to see any storms around and allows for a northeasterly flow of air. if you are going to the coast and shoreline that will keep things cooler in the city. watch the futurecast and temperatures. this also has showers and storms on it. you can see we don't have any of those showing up through lots of sunshine, temperatures as warm as 70 degrees early in the morning and getting into the mid to upper 80s. tomorrow afternoon, we could be pushing through morristown and trenton getting through 90 degrees there. we close out the weekend by sunset with beautiful skies. early on monday, the first front comes through and brings the shift in the air mass. here it is showing up initially on the futurecast. north and west we could get a
sea and sand forecast looks good. 2 to 4 foot waves and water temperatures as warm as 70 degrees. if you are doing a weekend get away, no warnings about storms or anything else. instead it's all about the sun. the ratings -- you need your high spf. what is it, the uv rays. you guys aren't even listening to me. >> we are listening! wear your sunscreen. >> i lost the word and i you. i lost the wording there. the uv index, right? yes that's it. the spf is the sunscreen thing. >> yes. >> just be aware of the sun is really the message there of what i'm meaning to say. more humidity with 85 on tuesday. that's when the storms return. the weak fronts that are coming in next week, i think monday maybe brings a visit in the wind and a few extra clouds north and west. tuesday and wednesday, key could see scattered storms in
started the tease about the campaign, guns against gun violence starting here in new york city, i'm doing a deep tease that's going to come in the 9:00 hour. >> we'll watch for that, fabulous. >> also we know it's graduation season and we have the pleasure of giving the commencement address. not too far up on west 93rd. they were kind enough to give parting gifts. i brought back water bottles. >> so >> big polo shirts. >> ms256. >> what did you tell them? >> i tried to give good advice about just stay focus and ignore the bad stuff in the world and keep going. they were kind enough to have me, kind enough to give us free stuff. thank you for having me the good folks at ms256. it's been a heavy few weeks of news so it's good to do something good just ready to go to high
for those kids. >> ms256. >> yes. there we go. back to the news real quick. happening today, summer hours take effect at new york state beaches. that really means it's summer, right? this means all of the beaches will be open for swimming, and the same holds true for swimming pools as well. jones beach will be open until midnight so you can enjoy late night activities on the boardwalk such as miniature golf and shuffle board. amy and i already have a putt putt challenge on the table from the 6:00 >> we're doing that. >> we will tape it and social media it. lifeguards, this is cool, will use innovative new uniforms equipped with sun block built right into them which makes a world of sense. >> right. >> so good. >> excellent. coming up on "eyewitness news" on a saturday morning, your tax refund goes into the wrong account? 7 on your side checks on the steps all of us can take to make sure our deposits do not
go to break, let's take a look at today's channel 7 community calendar. because this is the first official weekend of summer, this is an absolute classic. this soth is old and debuted -- >> you know where i'm going with this. it debuted at the end of an episode of fresh prince of bel air many, many years ago. >> it's not going to play. it is a joke. >> aptly title "summertime!" >> roll it! ? [music] ? >> reporter: here's what's happening in manhattan. unleash your inner detective at the treasure hunt through an adult and children's course, unlock the secrets hidden within the park. enjoy a day of family fun at make it slow in manhattan. get your hands dirty in the mobile garden or watch an outrageous show with the performers of whoop dedo. show off your skills and sports
all children in queens. experience jersey's freshest at the 24th annual bayman's seafood and music festival. clam shucking class, boat rides and souvenirs are a few of the many exciting activities there. get off your couch and head to the summer kickoff festival in queens. kick off the day with ice cream-making. straddle the thin frayed line between mass appeal and eclectic tastes at the second annual playwrights fringe festival in connecticut. these events or to submit an these events or to submit an event that may be been trying to prepare for this day... and i'm still not ready.
eating amoeba. it's in charlotte, north carolina, and says it turned up in tests of water samples. 18-year-old lauren sites days after her whitewater raft overturned. the amoeba found in fresh water lakes, rivers, and hot springs enters the body through the nose. it's rare but usually deadly. to a new life for one teen and his mom in tennessee. chauncey black met matt white earlier this month when he offered to carry his groceries in exchange for doughnuts. after that, he felt compelled to take the 15-year-old on a shopping spree. that's when he learned chauncey makes money by doing side jobs, all of it to help take care of his disabled mom. matt wanted to do everything he could to help him, clouding a
raised more than $60,000. >> i don't know what to say. i don't know what to do. chauncey told me not to cry, but i don't know, i might break down in tears. i so appreciate it so much that i can't appreciate it no more. >> oh. matt says he hopes to help the teen and his mom move into a new home. he's also helping the teen get a job. >> right? >> what a good heart. taking care of mama. >> all least people, i love, love! when you put your taxes into the hands of a professional, you may think your refund is safe, but there is still a step you need to take to make sure you get back the money that is coming to you. >> mean ma pineda has valuable information. >> i feel helpless right now. >> reporter: camilla has been waiting over a year recoup her
deposited that a stranger's account. >> they edit my check number -- they added my check number before the account number. >> reporter: the same am clerical error turned into a hassle because the number combo belonged to someone else's account. that's somebody else's real account number? >> yes. >> reporter: so your refund went into their account? >> reporter: north state retrieved her state tax refund about $1900 right away, but the irs di so why can't they go get it out of the account? >> the irs takes it out of our account. >> they don't care. >> reporter: and she says neither did the bank. >> reporter: no one's helping you? >> no. >> everyone's blaming each other. >> reporter: while the finger pointing was under way, the funds vanished from the stranger's account. >> reporter: we're talking $7,575. her accountant tried to put pressure on the irs but the
the account they deposited money to matchesp that's it. >> reporter: she was still in a stale meat standstill until she dialed up 7 on your side. you finally got your check? >> yes, i did. >> reporter: over a year later. >> i know you spent a lot of time, energy. >> reporter: her accountant refunded the lost refund plus her fee out of her own pocket. >> thank you for helping me out. >> if you do direct deposit, account numbers are correct. when you get the return back from your tax professional, double-check those numbers before it's filed. you can also opt for a good old fashioned paper check. they take longer, but you know it's there. nina pineda, channel 7 "eyewitness news." >> good advice. >> check the check. >> always check. let's check out these cats on super cat saturday. amy, what's up? >> we're going to kick it off
beautiful green eyes sent in by robin via twitter. another cat not one wink but two perfect bud. ready for the beach, we've got pearl. take me with you. it's fun and games this weekend with beautiful skies across the area. it will be a good one. another via twit. beautiful shot. finally, it is a paws up from sophie in by melanie. we love to see your pictures. you can upload them at abc7ny
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coming up in just a few minutes, the weekend edition of gma. >> joining us with a preview, dan harris. >> good morning rob and the lady in red. leading with the mounting death toll after a disafter ther in west virginia. historic rainfalls are leading to epic devastating rainfalls. more than 20 people dead and more to come as they search for the missing right now. plus, so many americans worried this morning about their personal finances as global markets convulse in the wake of the so-called brexit vote. the dow down more than 600 points. our business reporter is here with tips for handling your money. finally, take a look at
in the world's ugliest dog competition last night. and we were right there judging the winner if you want to call it that coming up on gma. we'll see you very soon. nice to send it back to rob and the lovely michelle. >> it's not enough they have to hold the lip up, right? >> they just have to show you exactly how deformed the dog is. >> thank you, dan. see you soon. >> oh, my gosh. >> yep. now. our top stories, the lgbt community has another reason to celebrate on this pride weekend. >> "eyewitness news" reporter marcus solis joins live now from greenwich village with the story. marcus? >> the first national monument dedicated to lgbt fight for
e stone wall inn as the national monument, the surrounding area as well producing this video that will be aired in time square starting in 1969. thousands will flock to the stone wall inn this weekend. especially pride march, the largest pride celebration in the world takes place tomorrow starting at noon. because of the recent events in orlando, names of the 49 will be read, honored. after that mass shooting, there will also be increased strong police presence by the nypd. the pride march starts tomorrow and ends here near the newly minted national monument. marcus solis, channel 7 "eyewitness news." happening today, there will be a drill at la guardia. airport where emergency
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in new york city. it is the guns against gun violence campaign and the s.w.a.t. life is the gal who started it. we'll talk more about this in the 9:00 hour. >> beautiful day to flex as she's asking everyone to do and get rind the one orlando.org campaign with something called spot fund which is a microfunding meaning you can give $1, $2, or $3 and you can give your money and action for what you want to supp 86 today, tomorrow sunny and warm and 87. by monday, we're at 86, more humid and sticky with storms back in play on tuesday and wednesday. so 9:00 hour, looking forward to it. >> don't go anywhere. >> stay with us. thanks, aim youy. that's going to do it for this edition of "eyewitness news" saturday morning. >> for the entire team here at "eyewitness news," thanks for being with us. >> "good morning america" is coming up next. then had he pass the baton back
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