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this is as close as it can get. hillary clinton claiming ted cruz taking down drum top candidates now head to the granite state hoping to ride their wave of momentum. and we have live team coverage. we have breaking news from overnight in worcester. a cab driver shot and now police are trying to find the shooter today. good morning, everybody. thanks for joining us. i'm sarah french. i'm christa delcamp. i think i've had too much caffeine. we're so happy about this weather. it's beautiful. >> this never such thing as too much caffeine.
we got a long ways to go for the week. we had a beautiful day yesterday all excited about yesterday's temperatures into the upper 60s from taunton to north. missed the record high in boston by one degree. 65 enjoyable day. 39 in marshfield. temperature ability 15 dellings cooler than yesterday afternoon. so it is cooler day. but still nice by early february standard with mostly sunny skies with a few patches of clouds to work on in. this is storm that we're tracking for tomorrow. the colder side through the midwest. we'll watch the rain side of it work through southern new england and i expect a gusty wind and some soaking rains at times tomorrow afternoon into the earliening hours. for today pleasant mostly sunny afternoon. upper 40s to few times close to 50 degrees and then the bulk of the rain and the wind settling seasonable. ahead. time for fast track traffic. >> good morning, everyone. let's head outside.
actually as you head into town. some delays there. let's go to the maps, though, on route one we have an accident. this is southbound at lynn street and the shoulder is blocked from this incident. from braintree into boston this drive 33 minutes. over half an hour. south of town still some delays on route 3 northbound through weymouth. route 24 looks good. so does 95. let's go to the pike now. you're still hitting the brakes around framingham. 128 southbound that earlier off ramp that was closed in needham because of the overturned truck that's back open. let's take a look at the drive times if you get ready to head out the door this morning. 26 minutes on the expressway into town from 128, 19 minutes. 93 southbound 128 to zakim bridge, 28 minutes. back to you guys. thank you. the race for the white house in tulle gear after a very busy night in iowa. however, no official winner on the democratic side.
however, is claiming victory this morning. but she's in a virtual tie as sanders. on the g.o.p. side trump was trumped by ted cruz. the texas senator awrying in n 1/2 with a win why marco rubio here. we have team coverage starting with kris anderson in the newsroom. one thing is clear the nominations are still up for grabs. what a night it was so many close races here. there was a record turnout at the caucuses this year and as you mention the democratic race was razor close. there were controversy as well overnight claims that some of the caucus sites weren't properly staffed. the democratic party said that did not have an impact on the results. the vote continued into the early morning hours with the democratic race in a virtual tie for most of caucus night. by the time both candidates took the stage neither could declare victory. but both seemed to put a
>> why the results are still not complete it looks like we'll have about half of the iowa delegates >> as i stand here tonight, breathing a big sigh of relief, thank you, iowa. >> on the republican side the result were also close. but a clear winner emerged. texas senator ted cruz riding the support of christian conservatives in iowa was projected as winner. >> tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives across iowa and all across this great nation. polls had shown donald drum np lead in the day leading up to caucus. and many thought a big turnout would lead to win for him. but trump was the runner up despite a record number of voter caucusing. we finished second. i want to tell you something. i'm just honored. i'm really honor. and i want to congratulate ted. marco rubio had strong showing
trumps heals and becoming the republican establishment nominee. we will grow out party and we will defeat hillary clinton or bernie sanders or whoever they nominate. what seemed to help bernie sanders the most the big youth turnout he had been looking for in december des moines there were so many first-time voter one caucus site ran out of registration forms. 7news "today in new england." thank you. as is usually the case after this initial candidate. we saw some candidates exit the race. martin o'malley who failed to gain traction for democratic bid suspended his campaign last night. on the republican side mike huckabee. he also ended his bid for president. now the attention turns to new hampshire with voting in just a weak. a couple of the candidates already in the granite state this morning. and 7's nancy chen is there. the candidates have wasted no
>> no rest of the wary. good morning to you. this is it. this week on. new hampshire primary week. candidate's attention split between iowa and new hampshire. for the past couple of months. but now the focus squarely on the grabbite state. as you mentioned marco rubio from florida all right getting a head start to day. we caught with him here at the airport as he greeted voter having breakfast. looking to make a move from the pack bunched up behind donald trump in new hampshire. ted cruz the winner in iowa hoping for a repeat here in new hampshire. now cruz spent a lot of time and resources in iowa. it's a bit of catch-up game for him. today he will be at anened in windham. donald trump who leads a big lead in new hampshire looks to hold on to this week kicking things off with a rally in milford. as for the democrats, there are just two as you mentioned.
she will be in nashua later on husband. bill clinton before attending a rally tonight in hampton. now as for senator bernie sanders h will start his day in manchester with two more rallies later on in keen and claremont. sanders holding on to big lead. he hopes to capture and keep that. big week ahead. we're just one week away and it's a busy day for the candidates at least 18 events between all of them. live in manchester, new hampshire. nancy chin. 7news "today in new england." so here's a look at how things are stacking up in the granite said. our new exlusionsy poll numbers show two front-runner in the new hampshire primary. despite the disappointing finish in iowa. donald trump is still the leader up in the granite state with 38%. ted cruz second place with 14. marco rubio third place with 10% and john kasich and jeb bush both at nine. the rest of the republicans
chris christy with five. rap paul. 7% undecided. we were starting to connect the dots on the tracking poll. you can see movement here. donald trump holding steady. ted cruz up 2 points. >> the democrats had a virtual deadline in iowa. but there's a lot more space between the candidates here. bernie sanders at 63% is still doubling the support, hillary clinton gets with 30%. and in our tracking a bit of surprise that 2% increase for bernie sandering widening has already huge margins. our tracking poll combines three days of polling. so not much of this one includes new hampshire voter reacting to iowa results. news is for your news. following breaking news from overnight.
search for a suspect after a gunmen opened fire on a cab driver. nicole oliverio is in worcester this morning. what's the latest on this investigation? >> we just heard back from police. they tell us there's no updates and day are still looking for the suspect. the problem is that suspect apparently had his face covered. they don't have a great description of who they are looking for. just after 10:00 last night they got a call to stockton street for report of cab driver shot. according to police that driver was able to tell them when he got to address where he believed he was picking up customner. he was immediately approached by a man with a gun attempting to rob him. the cab driver was shot. the police won't say where. when officers awryed the cab driver still in the car and taken to the hospital where he's listed in stable condition. this third incident of driver attacked on saturday. two delivery driver were held at knife point and gun point.
are looking to see if these incidents could possibly connected. that's the latest live in worcester. nicole oliverio, 7news "today in new england." also breaking overnight police say a man died after his motorcycle crashed into a van that was parked in woburn. they believe the victim was in his 20s. it happened on maine and cross street. plymouth police say a man crashed a car into a tree and died. happened on cherry street. police say the 21-year-old victim might have been involved in an earlier disturbance at a nearby mcdonald. a sandwich women behind bar accused of hitting two people. and dragging one of them more than 2 miles. she covered her face in court as you see here. the victims at the time were crossing the street. chinatown. the women was pinned under the car. once again for miles they say. prosecutors say when she noticed she drove away. however her attorneys argue that
>> she's driving, thought the cars operating in a strange way. she pulled out of the exit. and at that particular point in time saw the person. she's pleading not guilty. both victims were taken to hospital. the women in critical condition. new details on a weymouth firefighter accused of posting an offensive message on facebook. the 12-year veteran has been suspended three months without pay. it's a result of facebook post that called drug attics who need the lifesaving drug narcan loser. the mayor said the firefighter is sorry nor what he said. with the position that you hold in this case someone who job is related to saving lives or some boundaries that you have to abide by. on those comments. >> people were very passionate and upset. the firefighter will also undergo sensitivity training and will not longer serve as first
the case against a plainville teenager accused of convincing her friend to commit suicide. michelle carter charged with involuntariy manslaughter. she helped her friend come up a plan to kill himself in 2014 and then sent him text messages taunting him to do it and procrastinated. bill cosby arriving at a pennsylvania court a little bit ago. cosby and his attorneys are hoping to get the criminal sex assault against him thrown out. he's been charged with three felony counted of aggravated indy kreenlt adult for drugging and assaulting with women at his pennsylvania home in 2004. more than 50 women have accused cobby ofsel misconduct. still aheadment. house officials raising concerns as the risk of the zika virus continues to grow across the globe.
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cast. and early spring is my forecast. early spring at last, right. get ready for early spring at least that's what punxsutawney phil is saying. the groundhog didn't see his shadow when he came out of bureau in western pennsylvania this morning. so hopefully you know, an early spring for all of us. even though our winter hasn't been that bad. i'm guessing that punxsutawney is the top groundhog. he gets the most attention. we have our local groundhog miss g and she will give her prediction at 10:00 this morning. still didn't see a shadow. i'm still questioning this. the skies look clear across pennsylvania. i don't know how he didn't see his shadow out there. we'll see if phil is correct in predicting an early spring. what about winter. we haven't had much of winter lady. beginning next week it looks
across the eastern half of the country. 42 in boston. 39 in norwood. 39 plymouth. temperature right now running about 10 degrees on average below this time yesterday. it's a cooler day. but it's still comfortable by february standard. temperature mid-to-upper 40s this afternoon. last february we didn't have one day that hit 40 degrees. we're talking about cooler day mid-to-upper 40s. goes to show where we have been so far this winder. mostly sunny skies. even couple town south of boston closing on the 50-degree mark. light brize five to 15 miles per hour. it will be cool overnight tonight. temperature falling back into the upper 20s and lower 30s. and then the big story tomorrow is going to be the increase chance of rain and wind as we do bring in a storm coming in from the midwest. and we're breath much a lock to get rain in here tomorrow afternoon and tomorrow evening.
all sorts of problem in the midwest for more on that over to danielle. this is really large snowstorm stretching across the plains. and the good news is the strongest of the storm will continue to weaken as it moves toward us. from nebraska to minnesota in red. these are blizzard warning. they expecting dangerous blizzard conditions. strong winds. heavy noefl into tomorrow. winter storm warning are in pink and then in the purple those are winter weather advisories. snow totals part of nebraska could see up to 18 inches of snow stretching into omaha. and then 6 to 12 inch of snow as you head to minneapolis. very high snow totals. we're not going to see the snow. we'll see the rain from the system. also the threat for today's severe weather from the gulf coast states up to the great lakes with the greatest risk for severe weather in parts of tennessee, alabama, mississippi and this is where even tornadoes could be possible. strong winds and thunderstorms as well.
tomorrow. this storm makes its way toward us. for more on what we expect at home, back to you. >> that area of low pressure the main center of low pressure. tacking through the great lakes. things. that will ensure that it's mainly a rain event across much of southern new england. thinking we're okay now. once we get into the late breaking out. i think it's the afternoon ride home from work. that features more rain widespread across the area. localized downpour certainly a possibility in the afternoon into the evening. also the temperatures beginning to warm up in the evening that's when we peek into the mid-to-upper 50s. terms of the temperatures. much of the day spent into the upper 40s and lower 50s. rainfall amount to quick hitting system. i don't expect a tremendous amount of this. half an inch to inch. there's a few towns that will get higher than that. but overall manageable strm. not worry about extreme flood
there may be big flooding on the radways. wind, may become gusty
out of the southeast. eventually out of the southwest. when you get the gust of wind out of the south, you ensure that it will be a milder storm. we'll drag that mild air right into southern necessarily me. those high temperature into the upper 50s. that's occurs in the evening. any rain should push offshore and drive conditions in the afternoon. the weekend looking quiet closer to seasonal levels. thanks. concerns about the zika virus are growing. why health officials across the globe are now declaring an international emergency. >> ahead at 9:30, police rush to local congress women's home. when they get there the emergency isn't quite what it seems. today in america, the top 1/10 of 1% owns almost as much wealth as the bottom 90%
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evaluate the outbreak. >> all agree on the urgent need to coordinate international efforts to investigate and understand this relationship better. >> the who said it could be 6 to 9 months before that connection is proven or disproven. there could be as many as 4 million cases of zika within the next year. who general director said there's several methods that could be used to avoid getting the disease. the most important protective measures are the control of mosquito population and the prevention of mosquito bite in at risk individuals especially pregnant women. the last time an emergency designation was used was back in 2014 over the ebola outbreak. the world health organization was criticized over the slow response to ebola. last week you may rae call official confirmed one case of
>> i know it's going to be emotional. marathon bombing survivor said she already has an idea of the emotional toll running the 120th boston marathon will have on her. but today it's about getting ready for the physical part. she's testing out her new running blade. a special prosthetic made by hanger pros theting. adrien lost her leg below the knee in 2013 boston marathon bombing. now she's training to run this year's marathon. it's a way for her to heal and help others at the same time. back. marathon. to say a giant thank you to everybody but also to remember those who are sitting on the couch who don't have legs because
of insurance coverage who are on the waiting list forelimbs for life. it hasn't been easy. the ballroom dancer knows about gruelling physical challenges and her road to marathon will be a rough one. she's not looking back. focusing on the future and the finish line.
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england." what an inspiration. and a statement that she's making. you know when she -- remember when she danced across the finish line as well last year. >> encouraging so many people. that's for sure. still ahead in the next half hour. continuing team coverage of the race for the white house the candidates on to new hampshire but the democratic race is still almost too close to call in iowa. sunshine today. rain moving in tomorrow. take a look at the timing of it how much to expect ahead. mural dedicated to those lost in
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the democrats it was a vote one of the close unfortunate caucus history. it's already on to new hampshire for many of the candidates including marco rubio who came in third in iowa last night. and authorities swarming a home in melrose when a local politician trying to put an end to phone call becomes a victim herself. >> welcome back on this tuesday morning. it's 9:31. i'm christa delcamp. today. on. >> flip-flops. it's 65 even 58 in worcester. record back in 1989. boston 30. it's 10 to 15.
here's the rainstorm for tomorrow. that will deliver the rain significant rain in the afternoon into the evening. half an inch to inch of rain. that forecast coming up. >> the 2016 iowa caucus one for the record book. the winner move to new hampshire. ted cruz on top for g.o.p. while the democratic race ended in a virtual tie. join me let's win the nomination. >> i-way thank you. democratic voter split down the middle in iowa with each candidate celebrating before a winner could be announced. i stand here tonight. thank you iowa. i believe we will do so well in n 1/2 and the other states that follow. on the republican side the race was close but ted cruz can claim victory over his rivals.
courageous conservatives across iowa and all across this great nation. despite a lead in the polls in recent days. donald trump say he was okay with finishing second. i'm just honored. i'm really honored. and i want to congratulate ted and all of the incredible candidates. . >> meanwhile for rubio he hold as strong third place finish makes him a strong contender going forward. for months they told us we had no chance. they told us because we offered too much optimism, we had no chance. there was a big turnout and that was supposed to help sanders in trump. in the end it wasn't enough to put either candidate over the top. dan hausle, 7 news "today in new england." some candidates have wasted no time hopping on flight to
>> this is good morning to you busy night into a busy morning. no time to waste in new hampshire. this intense week between iowa and new hampshire. as the candidates really hit the ground running wasting no time at all arriving in manchester overnight. ted cruz we saw him come around 5:00 this morning. he is on his way as donald trump on his way from new york. made the stop at airport diner in new hampshire. we caught up with him. voter having breakfast. we h looking to capitalize on momentum coming off third place fin niche iowa with margins better than many expected. bernie sanders. he touched down overnight in manchester. saying he is optimistic about his chances here in the granite state. hillary clinton fighting for the finish here in new hampshire. she has two event today
husband bill clinton. live in n 1/2 nancy chen 7news "today in new england." let's look at polling in new hampshire. our new exclusive 7news umass lowell poll. the numbers here showing two clear front-runners in the granite state. donald trump is still the leader in new hampshire. he has 38%. ted cruz is second with 14. marco rubio in third place with 10%. the rest of the republicans are in low single digits here. chris christy hat 5%. ben carson and car lee fiorina both three. ran paul 2. and 7% undecided. we can start connecting the dots on the tracking poll. and already there's movement. donald trump holding steady. however ted cruz up just a couple of points. marco rubio has climbed into third place. and that's where the two-point increase. there was no change at all for john kasich or jeb bush. >> the democrats had a deadlock in iowa with hillary clinton the
percentage point. there's a lot more space between the candidates here. and in our tracking bit of surprise that 2% increase for margin. tracking poll contains three day of polling. not much include n 1/2 voter reacting to the iowa results. we have team of reporter covering the campaign every step of the way in the race for the white house. >> go to some breaking news from overnight. police searching for a gunmen who shot a cap driver in worcester. they say the driver dispatched to stockton street thinking he would pick up a customer. instead a masked suspect tried to rop him and then shot him in the stomach. in past couple of day this third time a cab driver driver attacked. congress women trading to put an
figure the target of one of the hoaxes. victoria warren has the story now from melrose. melrose s.w.a.t. team swarmed this home inside and her family the police responded to a call that someones shooting. but it turns out that congress call. someone idea of a bad joke. it's unfortunately. the crime known as squatting. it's one fake. causing s.w.a.t. team to get businesses. congress women clark taking a strong stance even introducing legislation to stop it. the congress clearly isn't the only victim. just last week weymouth mayor was also targeted.
the call was fake. in a statement they remain committed to pushing for new law saying no mother has to answer to police in the middle of night and fear for her family's safety because an anonymous they continue their investigation. in melrose. victoria warren 7news "today in new england." >> happening today two alleged bank robber are due in court after sending police on high-speed chase. the police chief followed them and when they made to taunton second police chief through down spike. and since the chief was on their tail he ran their bumper after seeing a school bus ahead sending them into a tailspin.
eye been in. >> >> police arrested the suspect shortly after and no one was hurt. tonight another chance to sound off on proposed fair hike. that will be at 5:00 tonight. the t had proposed increase of as much as 10% to help close 242 million dollar budget gap. woriester mother facing a judge after police say they raided her home and found three young children living in filth. she is accused of selling drugs out of the apartment. prosecutors say detective searching the home found it completely trashed with animal feces and mice in the room. another womenlying in home is also facing drug charges. new this morning newtown high school receiving some back lash after covering up mural. that pays tribute.
catcher out of fear it was too painful for student. the former student who painted it said covering up the mural not really the right move. and that the schools should instead help students cope with their feelingings. the little boy from rhode island who has a rare form of terminal cancer set to get his very own license plate. the rnb said they are giving 8-year-old doriane murray a special be-strong plate. bistrong has gone viral after they expressed wish to be famous in facebook post. i love the image. be strong. >> it's so wonderful to see everybody coming together for him. still ahead this morning. a pennsylvania girl gets to meet her heroes. after she wrote a letter to her local police department just to say thank you. >> look at this little girl. she barely learned to walk and she is hitting the slopes this winter.
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and i can't believe my eyes. i can't read here. she's a toddler from utah. you know my favorite part is the high five she's giving here. and 14 months. that's crazy. many can't stand up straight on this things let alone. she's not far from the ground. that's the good thing. i'm proud of myself. danielle gursh on the hover board today. she was like -- we all tried it. some of us. you did remarkably well. >> one thing balanced on it okay going forward. they get up on hover board and getting balanced. that's the key there. we have picture and video on twitter. if you want to check it out. how adorable is that. 14 months old. incredible to see and low center of gravity on this toddler there.
norwood at 67. a mild day just shy of the record by 1 degree in boston. close to record highs again tomorrowening. this go around comes with rain moving in. 42 in town. nice february day. winds fairly light. 6 to 12 miles per hour across the area. we're not battling that strong of breeze. mostly sunny skies which will prevail. we have temperatures that are closer to seasonal level across northern new england. still above it. not near records like yesterday. but there's milder air down across the tennessee valley. some of this will start to work its way back up to the eastern seaboard tomorrow. as we watch the storm system cut through the great lakes and work into southern canada and drag milder air up the east coast. mostly sunny skies tomorrow. light breeze out there. waiting for the groundhog prediction here in massachusetts for the commonwealth. she's the official forecaster for the commonwealth here. 44 to 50 this afternoon. close to 50 in the city of boston.
cool but not terribly cold. then the best chance of rain a aaawrying tomorrow evening. this rainstorm for us. big snowstorm for other part of the country. for more on that over to danielle. thanks. that kid on the snowboard did better than me on the hover board. let's talk about this stretching across the plains as we head into tonight. all the areas in red are blizzard warning stretching from nebraska all the way into minnesota and think we have winter storm warning too. these. you can see 12 to 18 inch of snow expected for part of nebraska, 6 inches to a foot of snow into minnesota. this is very strong system. we will see rain from it. we will not see the snow. because we don't have the cold air. it's bringing the risk for severe weather from the gulf coast states up to the great lakes and here in mississippi, alabama, tennessee, this is
severe weather is today. severe storms all of that a threat with this system. as we head into tonight. that storm is making its way towards us. we're going to get some rain for. for more on that, kris, back to you. >> main area of low pressure cutting through the great lakes. that's the warm direction for us in terms of snow lovers you want to be on the northwest side of an area of low pressure. that's not the case. nowhere close to that. en across central and northern new england any snow and ice initially to start likely going over to rain. we will drag the milder air. morning commute dry. best chance of rain developing in the afternoon. continuing through the evening. the front just offshore on thursday. gets held up a little bit too close to coastline. we'll continue to see cloud and maybe a couple of showers still thursday. in terms of rain chance steadily increasing during the afternoon. rain. possibility. half an inch to inch of rain
look at the temperatures, much of the day, much of the afternoon 40s and lower 50s. but then we surge into the upper 50s by 9:00, 10:00 in the evening. if we do hit 59 degrees in the city of boston that would be good enough to tie the record and way above the average highs how many time have we said that so far this winter. 7 on 7 forecast taking into the weekend closer to seasonal levels. average high 37, 38 by the time we end the first week of february. we're close to that on friday. it looks quiet although the second week of february as we get into next week starts to coast. police in one small pennsylvania town getting a big surprise in the mail with a simple message. a handwritten thank you from a young town resident department so touched they asked her to come in and meet her heroes. >> how are you? >> good. >> do you want to sit down? >> what started out as a school project has now landed
face to face with the chief. >> such a great things you did. we performiate it. she is not in trouble. far from it. actually. she here after sending this letter to the police department. where she thanks them for keeping our country safe from bad people. >> chief josh said she was floored after reading what sabrina wrote. >> very humbling to read this. especially from a child. it means so much to us. to see something like this. and i think this letter is not just for our police department. it's for every police department out there. >> sabrina said her librarian told the class to pick a hero and write a letter to them. sabrina picked her local police officers. in her letter she writes that people don't think police officers because it seems like the right thing to do. normally they don't get a thank you note every day from people that do stuff for.
genuine sincerity of it is something that it's why we do this. it's really -- something like this a letter like this can keep you questioning for year. since one kind gesture deserves another. they made sheer sabrina didn't leave empty-handed. these are from us. is patch we wear on our arm. one is american flag and one our department patch. you can keep those, okay. >> thank you. >> the chief said he plans to frame the letter and display it at the police station. very sweet of her to do that; right? >> he looked really visibly touched too and moved by it. we'll be right back after
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into some scaffolding there. >> we got a jeep you can see her live behind me. slammed into this scaffolding here. you can see it just kind of wedged underneath the scaffolding that the part of the building that is being worked on. and the concern that they have right now is they can't quite move that jeep out because they don't know about the stability of the scaffolding itself. they will be out here for quite sometime. they are waiting to get an assessment on whether that scaffolding will stay in place when that jeep is moved out. we don't know the circumstances yet from boston police regarding how this jeef ended up in this situation. it's lost control. somehow. and wedged itself in there. we don't know how the driver of that jeep is doing. but i can tell you the big concern right now in east boston this concern over the scaffolding and whether or not it is stable. they've got the streets around here actually blocked off to
blocked off to pedestrians because they don't want anyone walking or driving over there until they can figure out exactly how secure this whole situation is. again this happened short time ago waiting to get updates from police in terms how long they may be out here until they pull the jeep out of the area. victoria warren 7news "today in new england." still to come the pats may not be in the super bowl. but we can still enjoy those ads right. an early look at the commercials that are already turning head. a ads and food we eat as well. sunshine today.
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