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report cory has been rock and ice climbing for nearly a decade, but he says nothing could have prepared him to the massive avalanche that knocked him off his feet on tucker man's ravine yesterday. he set out with two friends. to cloim a path known as the chute. they checked in with the rangers who said the snow was dangerously high above the crown line. he and his fellow climbers stayed below the crown, but a couple of canadian climbers went above and he believes triggered the avalanche. he barely had time to yell before the wave of snot hit him, filling his eyes and mouth and tumbling him down the mountain. he landed on top of his friend about 500 feet down, miraculously unhurt. >> kind of shocked and awe, a little disappointed in myself with my past experience, that i let this happen.
and their aspect of their decision making process. but i was a little disappointed in myself that as a team we put ourselves in that position. reporter: a climber from ka expwek a skier from maine were also swept up in the avalanche and did have injuries but were treated by park rangers. jennifer: thank you. to the weather now, and tonight the skies have cleared, but the cold weather is settling in. those iconic salt piles in portsmouth are seeing lots of action these days. giant ships unloading that as fast as the trucks can haul it off to treat a road near you. mike: it's about time that happened, it was such a quiet start to the winter, we see it in the form of snow on the ground and we feel it now in terms of the wind and cold. take a look at the snow that continues to fly across the north country. while the skies have cleared for
southern new hampshire, they'll be an additional snowfall up north tonight and tomorrow, but the big story statewide right now, the gusty winds out of the northwest, steady between 5 and times. actual air temperatures, teens and low 20's. about four or five degrees below the average for this early hour year. but there's a lot of cold air to our north and west. single digits to around 10, and the wind chills get lower. what about our next chance of some snow, we'll look at that straight ahead. tom: new details about a domestic dispute where authorities say a man shot out the window of a home at his wife's car. police say the bullet hit the hood, while her twin 3-year-olds were inside. heather hamel live now with more on how the swat team was activated and people were
reporter: police say they did evacuate neighbors as a precaution, but they were most worried about the danger that gillen posed to himself. they tried to convince him to surrender, but it didn't work out the way they hoped. what started as an argument violent. vehicle. reporter: where was the shot coming from? dense. reporter: state police say gillen had the gun and inside the car was not only his wife but two 3-year-old boys. >> i'm not sure that the suspect knew who was in the vehicle or i'm not sure what his intentions were at that point, other than getting her attention, i suppose. reporter: his wife managed to drive away, only to be stopped later by police and while she was being interviewed her lancaster home was surrounded by officer. they evacuated nearby residents and called in the swat team. police say they were able to get
>> he had made statements about some trouble he was having and may harm himself. our biggest concern was trying to convince him that he didn't want to do that. reporter: hours later they sent a robot in and found him, he had shot himself in the living room. the two had a history of argments and after a recent arrest gillen was ordered to have no contact with his wife, but it was unclear if that order had been lifted. state police say those two boys, those kids, they are safe, as of last night they were staying with a relative. heather hamel, wmur news 9. tom: new hampshire's campaign trail is straight out as the countdown to the first in the nation primary kicks into high jennifer: three republican candidates are here tonight, including the frontrunner donald trump. reporter: thises with a rather brief event by donald trump standards with no prolonged rather rare. but it sound like we're
of a closing argument for donald trump here in the granite state. he also brought up his friend, tom brady, something he did in portsmouth as well on saturday, marveling at number 12's continued hall of fame level of performance. >> you see the other game, so nice, i have friends who own teams, and would be kraft is a great owner and you have a great coach in belichick. but i just watch bing bing bing bing touchdown, boom, then other friends who have quarterbacks, oh, interceptions, problems, fumble. brady, you're lucky to have brady, he's my friend. reporter: who would have thought a new yorker could be so poetic talking about a member of the patriots. we spoke to a few people about why they are sticking with trump
them tonight at 11:00. adam sexton, wmur news 9. tom: a nice welcome for ohio governor john kasich and his family as they arrived back in new hampshire. landing at the airport, well after dark, in concord last night. the republican presidential hopeful is putting a huge priority on finishing well in the granite state. but seemed taken back by the dozens of supporters who turned night. >> for all of you to come out here tonight and volunteer and everything, it's real. what i tell you is real. jennifer: now to live pictures as governor kasich is about to hold his second rally of the day. we expect the candidate to arrive there shortly. this one is at the lebanon town hall. the new hampshire primary only three weeks away from tomorrow, but before that of course the iowa caucuses will take place and that's two weeks from today. political director josh mcelveen
of impact the results there could have here. josh: two weeks might not seem like a lot of time before the iowa caucuses, but now is when attention. looks like the first-term senator from texas and a businessman from new york are locked in a very tight battle there. senator cruz started the week firing up his supporters in tilton and plymouth while trump spent part of his day in concord, both white house hopefuls deep down might be thinking more about the hawkeye state. >> drmp and ted cruz are locked in a huge fight right now for first place. josh: our political director says it might be that third impactful position coming out of >> obviously everybody wants to do well, but who is eyeballing a bronze medal in iowa thinking that could be their tick today a better bump in new hampshire? >> marco rubio is the month who
if he can place or show in a series of states, surge into a third place in iowa and then ride that momentum into new hampshire, that could be a ticket to the big lesion. the flip side of that, the opportunity that it presents for any of the governors. christie, kasich, bush, if they overperform, that could provide a boost going into new josh: then there's the democratic side of things. hillary clinton is the strong frontrunner nationally, while sanders has a firm group atop the polls in new hampshire. and it's worth asking this question. all right, so you're probably wondering what that question was. i asked rick klein what would happen if sanders were to win iowa and new hampshire, and he said basically that the democratic party would have a big freak out. but we're going to see what happens, we have two weeks to go before the iowa caucuses and the new hampshire primary is three
tonight. straight ahead. jennifer: coming together to honor the life and legacy of martin luther king jr. the call for action made at today's unity breakfast. mike: dry in southern new hampshire now, but more snow in the north country, not only now but into tomorrow when we could see more statewide in the forecast ahead. >> it's the patriots and broncos, tom brady and peyton manning, a look at the quarterback matchup and we'll hear from the coach c she's always stood strong... ...to get the job done. hillary clinton. she stood up to china... ...and spoke out on women's rights... ...went toe to toe with russia on human rights. the drug and insurance companies
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jennifer: brady versus manning, in denver. >> it's rare that two individuals become the face of what is truly
a team sport. but brady versus manning has become an iconic matchup. it's hard to talk about one without at least pensioning the other. tom brady and peyton manning will meet for the 17th time with a trip to the super bowl on the line. >> i just think they're both great players, belichick is the greatest coach of all time. but i think if you look at the overall body of work, it's not even comparable. brady is superior. reporter: sports radio talk show host pete shepherd is predicting a double digit patriots win on sunday. the numbers would tend to bear that out. brady is 11-5 against manning, after winning their games this weekend, both men tried to play down the personal rivalry. >> i'll be talking about them all wednesday.
other for a long time, and being in the same profession for all these years and being at different events, we have a good friendship. reporter: the matchup numbers favor brady. there is some bad news, while brady has won about 10% of his games outside of denver, he's 2-6 at mile high stadium. >> great matchup, giving the extra edge to brady as usual being a new england fan. but i hope it's a great game and looking forward to going to the super bowl. >> it's great, it's been a rivalry for a long time and they're both playing strong at the end of the season, i don't think anybody could have predicted that. >> they will always be linked together, they're both hall of fame quarterbacks, it's been one and one for the last 10 years, just brady is better, it's that simple. >> while brady leads the total head to head matchups, the post season between the two is dead even with two wins apiece.
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jennifer: earlier today at this unity breakfast the crowd was challenged to live the dream. >> the question i have for you is simply this. how will you honor the principles dr. king lived and died for? jennifer: shelley walcott emceed the event. mike: you can see clearly the snow on the roads earlier today, slush, snow and now the road conditions have improved. the only problem, many damp spots will ten to ice over quickly with the sun now down and temperatures sub freezing in a big way. speaking of snow, take a look at the snow stats as we update you for the numbness concord to date, a foot of snow has fallen. well below the average of 27.6 inches of snow. last year to date we had 22.0. but keep in mind, some of that,
so we're kind of on par with what we had last december through mid january to date. and keep in mind right at the end of january last year is when everything turned upside down in terms of flipping the snow numbers way up there, and that may start to happen this may. a lot of changes could happen between now and then. right now snow showers across a good part of the white mountains, they'll tend to wind down later tomorrow. but on and off between now and then there could be an additional two, three, four inches in the highest elevations. and maybe a dusting to an inches where. temperature wise, lining up in the teens low 20's. the winds are busy out of the west northwest. so that's going to continue to provide a wind chill in the single digits at or below zero. a good part of the evening and below zero statewide later on tonight. as for the winds, steady between 5 and 15 miles per hour. in some cases close to 20. but the wind gusts are higher than that and that's putting the wind chill factor in the single digits to around 10. so we do have bitter cold air on
nothing in terms of record setters, but we do have the chill that is all over not only new hampshire but the rest of the northeast. in terms of the gusts, 15 to 25 miles per hour. notice in time during the day tomorrow they get even higher, could see gusts over 40 at times, then on wednesday still breezy, but not as gusty as what we'll see tomorrow. a lot of cold air, not only through new england, but back through the great lakes, midwest, digging down into portions of the southeast. it gets cut off in portions of the rockies, they're going to actually see unseasonably warm air a good part of the week, possibly into this weekend. for the big afc title game between the pats and broncos. could be right now in the 40's, while many in the northeast are dealing with some snow. snow in the lee of the great lakes and across the mountains will tend to dry up later tomorrow afternoon. and temperatures line up near 10 north, lower 20's south. the wind chill factor much lower
tonight near zero north and lower teens at best in southern new hampshire. so again windy and frigid tonight, we've got sunshine in parts tomorrow, over southern new hampshire. more in the way of snow showers up north, and slightly milder but still chilly wednesday. thurgs okay. friday looks good. the next storms that we're tracking will be a nor'easter on the coast, the impact way too early to call. but we'll watch it every step of the way. tom: a trip to denver. >> yes, a rivally game there, and one closer to home today.
no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? i'm bernie sanders and i approve this message. >> for the 17th time it will be brady versus manning, patriots against the broncos. the future half hall
of famers square off in sunday's afc championship game, their fifth all-time playoff meeting. the record for the previous four all square, two wins for tom, two wins for peyton. it was the broncos who handed the pats their first loss of the season back in november, 30-24 in overtime. but peyton manning sat that one out due to injury, and in his weekly conference call today head coach belichick was asked how different the matchup would be this time around. >> whatever it is, it is.
we always do, and be ready to play it out. there will are some matchups that will be a little different. but that's usually the way it is. >> both teams are 13-4 overall. patriots are the early favorites, favored by three and a half points. celtics will try to make it four straight wins when they take on the mavericks in dallas tonight. boston is coming off saturday's two-point win over the wizards, game time there is 8:30. u.n.h. women played a home game this afternoon against the black bears from maine, first half maine out to the early lead. bodine had eleven points. pogue a strong move, and simpson
u.n.h. down three there. elizabeth belanger had a
team high 17 for u.n.h., but liz wood led all scorers with 23. and maine wins it 62-52. the monarchs were swept by the norfolk admirals over the weekend, good games though. they lost saturday night's game in overtime and then lost in a shootout on sunday. manchester is in second place in the division, just one point behind adirondack where they play three times this weekend. >> like you said it's a big stretch for us, these are all in division games for us, like eight or nine in a row. so we've got three against a tough opponent and we'll be getting ready for that. >> we'll get ready for pats-broncos. jennifer: right now on wmur.com we're headed to hollis for mansion monday, take a tour of a house with a heated pool, gym, and four-car garage complete with a special car washing station. that's a first, i think, for mansion monday.
we'll see you tonight right after the bachelor live. there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan -- break up the big banks, close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders