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emily: breaking overnight, a person found dead in a dorchester neighborhood. the questions this morning following that disturbing discovery. randy: new travel concerns as word spreads that this jetliner crash may be tied to terrorism. the steps being taken right now to keep the skies safe. emily: commitment 2016, a gop shakeup. who is in and who is out of the next republican debate. announcer: you are watching wcvb, boston' s news leader. good morning, this is newscenter 5 eyeopener. randy: also on the eye, they are the hot new apps here in the
to bring you convenience. good morning, i' m randy price. emily: i' m emily riemer with cindy fitzgibbon. sentences this week has been unbelievable. we will be in the 70' s today. a little cloudy. there are a few breaks. a warm start already. running in the lower 60' s. dew point around 60 degrees. you do not need the jacket. a couple showers overnight indicate. cannot will out a spot shower. warm air.
it is enough to push temperatures up. skies bring up a little bit. i see our warmest ties coming in. 75, nashua. boston to worcester, challenging record highs. olessa: a live look outside at the expressway. you can see the delays are building. north of town, 93 southbound picking up volume out of methuen. an accident cleared on 128 by route 2. eastbound, pike in good shape. not saying too many problems. 95 northbound, some volume out of sharon.
boston. severe delays among blue line as well as minor delays on the orange line. emily: breaking overnight, death in dorchester. police and the medical examiner responded to 60 southern avenue before midnight. right now it' that person was, or how they died. building while police were on scene. randy: right now, u.s. airlines security, with terrorism looming as a possibility in a deadly plane crash. emily: hundreds of people were killed when a passenger plane went down in egypt, and some think it' s the work of isis. randy: the eye' s frank holland is live at logan airport, with what this means for travel to the u.s. frank? frank: intelligence leaders are keeping a closer eye on commercial flights headed to the states. it comes as concerns grow about a bomb taking down that russian metrojet flight last saturday. counter intelligence experts are focusing on intercepting electronic communication of terrorist who are talking about
there is no evidence that the terror group isis is responsible. the concern, still having impact here. u.s. airlines will reportedly add security to flights coming to america. even before the russian jet crash, an undercover sting operation last summer exposed deep security lapses at u.s. airports. >> here at home, 96% of the covert efforts by tsa to test themselves proved inadequate. frank: transportation officials say the biggest focus, for now, will be enhancing security , especially for flights from the middle east. live at logan airport, frank holland, wcvb newscenter 5. emily: new information this morning on a woman' s body, found bound and burned in bridgewater. the enterprise reports police now think she was killed somewhere else and then dumped in bridgewater. the unidentified victim was found just before midnight tuesday along railroad tracks on oak street. right now, police are still trying to figure out who was found dead inside a burned-out car in worcester.
on the eye yesterday. investigators spent the say chipping away at the charred ground off swan avenue, and sifting through the dirt to find clues. the medical examiner will conduct an autopsy to figure out if the person inside the car died in the fire, or before it started. s a of a murdered new hampshire woman. local investigators to search an area a block away from where denise robert was gunned down in manchester. it happened in august, as she walked in her neighborhood. there is still no suspect. a reward for information in the case is now topping $42,000. 5 on the opioid crisis, with a new look at one contributor in the deadly epidemic. the eye' s antoinette antonio is at the state house, with the new revelations. antoinette? antoinette: the concern here is fentanyl. new data from the medical examiner shows a huge spike in
the data is revealing over the last year, the number of people who fatally overdosed with fentanyl in their system topped 330 cases. that' s a more than 50% spike from the previous 12 month period. it' s not clear if fentanyl was the actual cause of death in those instances. the department of public health does not keep track of the total number of overdose deaths linked to fentanyl. that information, and governor baker says it' s time massachusetts does the same. dph officials say they are working to overhaul their reporting system. in all, there were 1200 overdose deaths in the state last year. antoinette antonio, wcvb newscenter 5. emily: chris christie and mike stage during next week' debate. fox business is making them part of the so-called undercard,
along with bobby jindal and rick santorum. that leaves donald trump, jeb bush, and ben carson, on the main stage, among others. meantime, hillary clinton is coming out with strong words for the eye' s erika tarantal has her late-night appearance. erika: the democratic presidential contender appeared on jimmy kimmel last night. she said she was both appalled and amused as she watched the last republican debate, suggesting the candidates avoided serious issues. miss clinton: i wish they would a the real problems americans face. how do you make college more affordable? erika: clinton declined to say much about ben carson, who has a lead of 10 points over her in the latest quinnipiac poll. kimmel did mention carson' s latest headline-making statement, about a biblical figure building the egyptian pyramids. clinton didn' t pounce, but said presidents need to be careful about what they say. and she spent time joking about her husband. she and kimmel trading ideas about what bill will call
himself if he becomes a first spouse. mrs. clinton: it is hard for people like him because people still call former presidents mr. president. erika: clinton said she' d win if she ran for president against her husband. she also said she' ll be watching donald trump' s appearance on "saturday night live." emily: new details in the case of the illinois police officer accused of staging his own suicide, apparently to avoid arrest on embezzlement charges. investigators say lieutenant joe gliniewicz tried to arrange for a motorcycle gang member to kill a local city administrator, whom gliniewicz thought was about to expose seven years worth of embezzling he had done from a community youth program. -- a community youth fund.
it is unbelievable and almost surreal. emily: police also say they found packets of cocaine in gliniewicz' desk and he may have meant to use them to incriminate the administrator. randy: a mansfield man will be arraigned today, charged with threatening a woman and her toddler. the woman called police on david brock, claiming he went after her and the baby with a knife. police arrested brock at gunpoint, charging him with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon. the mother and child were not hurt. new this morning. schools is now being placed on paid administrative leave the school committee' s unanimous vote last night came just hours after brian hyde pleaded not student' s home. the alleged incident happened back in september when hyde entered the home without permission and went through her stuff to see if she actually lived there. he claims he was invited inside to do a routine residency check.
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cindy loved to teach the kids about the weather. cindy: they were smart. they knew their stuff. check out the view now of the sky from charlestown. it is paying cloud cover out there. not a ton of sunshine. what a beautiful sunrise. we will be flirting with record high temperatures. got 276 in boston. 73 is the warmest we have been. forecasting 74. we have to get to 70 in worcester. we are going to be close to near
out west, it is much colder. a big dip in the jet stream out in the west. supporting the cold temperatures there. a lot of snow the past several days. we have been enjoying the warm air in the east. it will flatten out in the west and bring us back to reality. 60, worcester. lower 60' s in the cape. you do not need a jacket. you can get array with -- you can get away with short sleeves. visibility about one half a mile in hyannis. these are misting towards you on the south coast. you may see a spot shower here and there. otherwise, a dry day today. by 3:00 this afternoon, boston, north and west, a small window
showers out in western massachusetts. the frontal boundary losing moisture. the front is producing a lot of rain. a southwesterly wind will be with us through the day. it is warm with frightening as we head towards this afternoon. it should be enough to send us to boston. 76, lawrence. we will fall back tonight. into the 50' s. temperatures do not climb a ton. top out close to 60 degrees. a lot of cloud cover tomorrow, especially boston south. this front gets out of our hair. a cooler week and day. sunday in the 30' s, coming up to 50 degrees. football weather. patriots taking on the redskins. temperatures in the upper 40' s to near 50 degrees. the wind will be active out of the northwest.
a cold starts the week on monday. freezing in the morning. a couple -- by veterans day, should be on 60. olessa: a fairly quiet start near route 1. as you travel north, 93 southbound looks heavy out of methuen. a crash route 3 south. once you get past that, stop and go again. that is approaching spot pond. west of town, about 15 minutes. 24 looks ok. volume out of --. a disabled car by route 123. watching train delays this morning. minor for the orange lane. severe for the blue line. randy: 5 investigates, digging deeper into reports of teachers caught sexually abusing students. in many cases, criminal charges are never filed. that' s what happened to andrea clemens.
she tells our karen anderson that her junior high school teacher from norwood waited until she turned 16. a week after her birthday they had their first kiss. the relationship lasted for years until she ended it. she finally broke her silence, calling her old principal, hoping to stop it from happening to anyone else. it was too late. robert baker pled guilty in 2002 to charges related to his having sex with two other students. click' s what if i had come forward sooner. randy: since then, andrea has also written a book and tells her story wherever she can. she' s working to make it a crime in massachusetts and other states for teachers to have sex with students, even if the students are above the age of consent, as she was. emily: asian shares are subdued this morning, ahead of today' s u.s. october jobs report. the report will likely influence the federal reserve' s decision on an interest rate hike in december. numbers will need to rebound
from disappointing job growth over the last 3 months, in order to justify a rise. right now, dow futures are up, ahead of the release. facebook' s stock continues to grow. its latest earnings report topping expectations after stepping up its mobile advertising efforts. the social media giant is now worth $306 billion, among the most highly valued companies in the world facebook is now the sixth biggest in the s&p 500 index, with shares up 40% this year. randy: researchers found that women in the bay state make 2.2% less than men for the same job, with similar qualifications. that gap widens to 3.3% for married women, with children. nationwide, the study found that men' s salaries continue to increase in their early 50' s. women' s salaries plateau in their late 30' s. the state of new york is investigating whether exxon mobil lied to the public and its shareholders about the risks of climate change.
the investigation focuses on whether the company' s statements are consistent with their own scientific research. exxon has been ordered to turn over extensive records and emails. the new york times reports the investigation might expand to other oil companies as well. emily: new this morning, from getting around town to expanding the way we search for answers to bringing relaxation to your door. olessa is back with the companies new to boston that are offering us quite a bit. olessa: and what' s even better is your fingers can do all the what do you need? the goal, to see the needs of others, whether it is service, product, or advice. they connect people through the app or in person. >> this is a place that has received a great reception in the area.
new option for getting around town. fasten. you can see how much the arrival will cost in real time. you campaign more for quicker service. no search pricing. do you find it hard to relax? and app offers a variety of massages that come to you. you can pick a date, time, and gender of your masseuse. i had to check this out. nice to meet you. >> fabulous. job. emily: i want to know how you get that assignment. these apps are free to download. randy: a 3-month-old puppy lost at sea. the incredible rescue and the happy reunion this morning.
cindy: look at the temperature out the door. southwesterly wind adding a touch of humidity. wendy and warm with partly sunny skies. record high today, 73. saturday. near 50 on sunday. the boy scouts of america scouting for food coming up on saturday. donate if you can. they have been doing this for 25 years. emily: a good reminder. erica back with your eye
erika: meet 3-month-old noodle. retriever off the coast of italy. he had been on a ferry with his his leash and fell in. life toward the boat. the puppy was later reunited with his happy owner. talk about hanging on for dear life. the vancouver police department posted this photo on facebook of niko taking part in a rappelling he' s holding on to his handler with both paws but the look on his face -- one of pure terror. poor guy. rest assured, niko is fastened in a body sling and fully supported, although hard to detect just by looking at the picture. emily: i think he wants to be on the ground. thank you. randy: a convenience store owner is headed to prison. the sentence for a food stamp scam. a big surprise for a local
called a miracle this morning. the son of a polish immigrant who grew up in a brooklyn tenement. he went to public schools, then college, where the work of his life began -- fighting injustice and inequality, speaking truth to power. he moved to vermont, won election and praise as one of america's best mayors. in congress, he stood up for working families and for principle, opposing the iraq war, supporting veterans. now he's taking on wall street and a corrupt political system funded by over a million contributions, tackling climate change to create clean-energy jobs, fighting for living wages, equal pay, and tuition-free public colleges. people are sick and tired
woman defying the odds. the local doctors and breakthrough surgery keeping her alive on the eye. announcer: you are watching wcvb, boston' s news leader. good morning, this is newscenter 5 eyeopener. emily: a live look at our camera in the city. what a gorgeous way to start the day. good morning. i' m emily riemer. randy: i' m randy price with cindy and olessa. we were at fenway park yesterday. we were recording there. we were thinking this is better. cindy: in the 70' s at fenway is normal in the summer. we are going into the 70' s again. rare for this time of year. we may be setting record high temperatures today. lower 60' s and the cape.
they can get away with short sleeves. wendy and warm, but going into the 70' s. a couple of showers overnight in the cape. net will likely scrape by you in southeastern massachusetts over the next few hours. they are very light. closer to lunchtime and early afternoon, skies light not more. that may be enough to send our temperatures up to the mid 70' s in a few locations. england as we get towards this evening. this is cooler air. gusty, south-southwesterly wind. it will send our temperatures up near 70' s at lunchtime. the exception will be the cape, where it is cooler. 75, nashua. near 70 in worcester. 74, boston.
record-setting warmth likely on this november day. a lot of volume on the roads. olessa: some problems on the trains. let' s see the rest of your trip. north of town, watching a crash on route 3. 93 south heavy out of methuen. that is down to spot pond. route 2, a crash by late street westbound. on the pike, 20 to way five from 495 to 128. northbound delays on route 24 as well as the expressway. 30 minutes braintree to boston. delays on the blue line. emily: thank you. breaking overnight, police looking into a death in dorchester. a body was taken from a building , but it is not clear how the person died. randy: right now, the possibility of terrorism as the cause of this plane crash in egypt could lead to security
reviewing ways to keep a closer look at flights coming to the u.s. from certain countries. emily: police now think the woman found burned in bridgewater, was killed elsewhere. they think the unidentified woman' s body was dumped along the railroad tracks on oak street. randy: new this morning, trouble for a high-traffic bridge in boston after nearly $57 million in renovations. emily: the eye' s sera congi is live near the alford street bridge, with the red flags. sera: the bridge connects everett to charlestown. use it to avoid the tolls on the tobin bridge. the herald reports boston public works engineers have flagged multiple problems. they include loose pieces in the metal grid system, on the movable part of the bridge. no fender, to guide ships under the bridge correctly. and defective switches that open and lower the drawbridge. that function has failed at least three times this year. including this incident in march, when the bridge was stuck
traffic for miles. taxpayers funded the renovations, which were done by massdot contractor sps new england. a spokesperson for boston mayor marty walsh says the city has been talking to massdot about the bridge and mass dots as many of the defects are under warranty. sera congi, wcvb newscenter 5. emily: right now, a framingham high student is charged with raping a classmate behind the school. 18-year-old patrick cowart is being held on $50,000 bail. cowart claims he had consensual sex with the alleged victim when they met in the woods wednesday afternoon. school councilors say she was incoherent and possibly intoxicated when they found her. the school department says it' s new this morning, a leominster woman who confessed to stabbing her boyfriend to death has been indicted. stephanie cruz of water street is charged with first-degree murder for allegedly stabbing cedric taylor back in june. she then called police and confessed to the crime.
police say taylor had served time for a domestic assault on cruz. she remains in custody until her next court date. randy: the owner of a market in lawrence will do time for food stamp fraud. cristian pena, the owner of bonao market, pleaded guilty to scamming the federal program out of $1.5 million. he was sentenced to 4 to 6 years in state prison, and will be deported afterward. his father, who was a clerk at the store, was sentenced to two years probation. surprise of a lifetime. a woman went to the hospital with stomach pain, and left with erika' s here to explain. took a quick ride to beverly hospital, and was told this after her exam -- -- good news. you do not have blockages. you are pregnant.
and you are going to have her now. erika: brown says she had no idea she was pregnant. eight-pound carolyn rose arrived an hour later, happy and healthy. brown says she thought what she had been feeling was a different kind of life change coming. >> i feel i am going to wake up in the emergency room and it will only be a dream. erika: dad says he will soon have an operation to make sure carolyn is their only child. family members say it' s a miracle. randy, emily? randy: a story about a woman who for days. a breakthrough surgery 10 years ago is saving her life. a new study focused on weight gain. randy: days after halloween, this costume getting a lot of
minor on the green and orange. not need the jacket. 62 right now. a touch of humidity. it is going to be a windy day and record warm high temperatures warming -- going it down gradually over the weekend. temperatures back down near freezing. randy: a celebration 10 years in the making at mass general. emma morgan was supposed to live just 2 weeks, but a breakthrough surgery saved her life. the team at mass general has made significant strides with the implantable heart pump, and that is what keeps her going. emma had a massive heart attack 10 years ago. she chose to enter a clinical trial, the first patient in new england to have the heartmate 2
version of the original heart pump. the past ten years have been all about team work, with emma defying the odds. >> they have been good years. randy: the heart mate 2 is now 10,000 patients are living with it. emily: breaking news, a body discovered in dorchester. what we know right now. also, new support for governor baker' s opioid plan. and serena williams running but this time off the court.e girl scout meeting... for the soccer team... for the girl scout meeting... how many meetings are you having?! at stop&shop, prices have just dropped on thousands more items.
randy: we are ready with your news to go. emily: erika is tracking hillary clinton' s new comments. heavy rain in oregon flooding the light rail tracks in portland. imagine having to commute through this. the transit system is experiencing the heaviest rain in four years. it is half way up the car there. cindy: that is not a good
afternoon, north and west of town, sending of the clouds. cool us down. sunshine. sunsets at 4:32. between noon and sunset, we can s. 74, boston. this front will come through. most shower activity dries up along it. heading south. a wave of low pressure is going to ride along it. for temperatures tomorrow, of near 60 degrees. near 50, a bright, breezy day. back to the roads. right now, the bridge is shut down.
aside from that, we are in decent shape. almost 30 braintree into boston. still delays on route three southbound with a kraus -- with a crash by route 129. still watching delays on the train this morning. minor delays on the orange line. randy: breaking overnight, boston police are looking into a death in dorchester. police and the medical examiner responded to 60 southern avenue before midnight. a body was taken from that right now it' s not clear who that person was, or how they died. residents stayed outside the building while police were on conducting their investigation. airports around the country are getting ready to step up caused last weekend' s crash of a emily: the eyeopener' s frank holland is live at logan with the changes. frank: all flights coming to the
u.s. will be under increased scrutiny by intelligence leaders. flights from the middle east even more so. the enhanced security in response to concerns a bomb took down a russian flight last saturday. counter intelligence efforts are focusing on intercepting electronic communications between terrorists talking about a bomb. but right now, there is no solid evidence the terror group isis is responsible. still a high level of concern here at all u.s. airports. >> new concerns this morning over the painkiller fentanyl, and it' that' s a more than 50% spike from the previous 12 month period. it' s not clear if fentanyl was the cause of death. unlike other states the mass
department of public health does not keep track of the number of overdose deaths linked to fentanyl. >> a high traffic bridge connecting everett to boston has a slew of problems, after just undergoing a $57 million repair renovation. a herald report reveals boston public works engineers have flagged many issues with the alford street bridge, it' s a popular span because drivers use it to avoid the tobin bridge toll. loose pieces in the metal grid system. no fender to guide ships under the bridge correctly. also defective switches. , a major renovation was completed last year by massdot contractor sps new england. a massdot spokesperson says many of the defects are covered under warranty. .
kimmel taking on rival republicans critical of candidates making outlandish claims. >> it has to turned serious. >> clinton said she was both appalled and amused by the previous republican debate. lighter moments included what she would call former president bill clinton if she were to win. first mate an option. when kimmel asked if the former president would be charged with picking out new dinner china, as a first lady would do. clinton said she' d more likely ask for serious advice. randy: new information on a woman' s body, found bound and burned in bridgewater. our partners at the enterprise report police now think she was killed elsewhere, then dumped in bridgewater. the unidentified victim was found just before midnight tuesday along railroad tracks on oak street. emily: police are still trying to figure out who was found dead inside a burned-out car in worcester. investigators spent the day chipping away at the charred
sifting through the dirt to find clues. the medical examiner will conduct an autopsy to figure out if the person inside the car died in the fire, or before it started. randy: investigators say the illinois officer accused of staging his death tried to get a motorcycle gang member to kill a local city administrator. they believe the administrator was about to expose seven years of embezzling by lieutenant joe gliniewicz. police say they found packets of cocaine in gliniewicz' s desk, that he might have wanted to use to incriminate the administrator. emily: a renewed effort to solve the case of a murdered new hampshire woman. fbi agents joined local investigators yesterday to search an area one block away from where denise robert was gunned down, while walking in her neighborhood in august. no suspect has been identified. a reward to help solve the murder now tops $42,000. randy: one suspect in a gruesome marshfield murder was released
from custody, just two months before the crime. mark o' brien is accused of being part of a group that stormed into robert mckenna' s home in september and robbed and murdered him. o' brien has been arraigned 79 times on other charges including burglary. but the judge in that case agreed to dismiss the charge and let o' brien out. emily: a violent crime in chicago, where people are mourning the death of a nine-year-old boy. he was gunned down near his grandmother' s house. police say tyshawn lee may have been targeted in retaliation for recent gang murders involving his relatives. police are pouring over surveillance video hoping to find witnesses. randy: state prosecutors are throwing their support behind governor charlie baker' s plan to tackle opioid abuse. the massachusetts district attorneys association sent legislative leaders a letter of support. the governor wants to limit painkillers for patients being prescribed an opioid drug for the first time. he' s also proposed giving medical professionals authority to commit patients who they believe pose a danger to
themselves and others. emily: a dramatic fight in the drive-thru line. a customer grabbed the night manager through the window and s in minneapolis. it is unclear what started the argument. a witness says the customer was alcohol or drugs. he was arrested and charged with assault. a new study just released finds that nearly half of all pregnant women in the u.s. experts say putting on too many extra pounds during pregnancy can harm the mom, and may cause a range of problems for the child. experts say women of normal weight should add 25 to 35 pounds. overweight women should gain 15 to 25 pounds. randy: the bruins struggle to get out of a deep freeze. their lone goal against the washington capitals came from jimmy hayes on the power play in the first period last night. but the caps would tie it up just minutes later. and they' d score three more on the night. 4-1 the final. bruins pick it up again tomorrow against the canadiens in montreal. emily: tennis star serena williams does more than just chase down tennis shots.
security video captured williams running after a man who stole her cell phone while she ate lunch in san francisco. the tennis star jumped out of her seat and confronted the man who admitted to taking the phone, and gave it back. randy: a utah child' s halloween costume is getting some national attention. 5-year-old sebastian bailey has cerebral palsy, and needs a walker to get around. so his parents turned his walker into the millennium falcon with sebastian dressed as han solo. the costume even played the "star wars" theme and featured led lights. actor mark hamill, who plays luke skywalker, tweeted his appreciation. emily: it looks great. cindy: a live look outside. olessa: the sagamore bridge is
shut down for an accident. traffic being detoured. traveling northbound, 24 slow out of avon. 30 to 35, braintree to boston. some delays as you travel southbound on route three. 93 south states heavy to the leverett connector. minor delays on the d branch of the green line. everything else back on goeddel. cindy: temperatures going into the 70' s. in boston, we just have to get to 73 to tie the record. 62, boston. some fog reducing visibility on the cape. a little bit of sunshine amongst some clouds.
all of the showers ahead of the front will fizzle out before they get in here. a chance of a spot shower that passes by this evening. a couple of showers may tag you on the cape. you may see a brief passing shower. otherwise, look at this this afternoon. moisture with the front falls apart. high temperatures in the low to mid 70' s. cooler on cape cod. we will fall back into the 50' s. tomorrow will be a cooler day. low pressure passes by along the front to our south. could be some frost around
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