tv News 9 Tonight ABC September 5, 2016 11:00pm-11:36pm EDT
post-tropical storm hermine goes by. anchor: and the one decision they are making to keep a beach safe. tom: and a four-year-old victim identified. what we are hearing about her vibrant personality. senator sanders: we are strongest when we bring our people together. sean: granite state feeling the bern. campaigning for his former rival. announcer: no one covers new hampshire like we do. and now, wmur news 9. shelley: and tonight at 11:00, we are watching post-tropical storm hermin and those are
south of new england. good evening. i'm shelley walcott. tom: and i'm tom griffith. tonight, a third death has been associated with the storm. warnings and watches are in place throughout new england. shelley: and here in new hampshire, a high-surf advisory is in effect until tomorrow morning. planning to swim in hampton beach? if you are, you may want to rethink that. conditions along the seacoast are considered dangerous and expected to worsen, so tomorrow, there will be no swimming allowed. now this decision happens only , once every three or four years. >> commencing tomorrow, tuesday, bathing at hampton beach will be totally restricted. not allowed. tom: but surfers are loving mother nature. the heavy surf is expected to last at least a few more days. many told news 9 they'll catch it until it's gone. >> if you surf in new england, you wait for september. you wait for the storms to come up. and i've been tracking this storm for 18 days now. tom: lifeguards in beach buggys will patrol tomorrow to keep bathers out of the water.
right now, parts of massachusetts are under a tropical storm warning because of hermine. sean: -- shelley: and for a better look at its effects on new hampshire, we would check in with chief meteorologist mike haddad. mike: this is why the beach is closed. this is still a post-tropical storm, a lot of from the north, and the west, or in that direction, up towards southeastern parts, just a few scattered showers, finally making their way into parts of rockingham county, so we will keep that in the cards the balance of the night. some could scoot into the southern parts of the lake region and into the merrimack valley. the biggest concern is high surf and big wave action offshore, so behind surf advisory remains in
right through wednesday, possibly even into thursday. around here, a couple of scattered showers between now and tomorrow, and what about more changes wednesday and beyond? that is straight ahead. shelley: tonight, we are learning the identity of the four-year-old who died after a horse-riding accident at the lancaster fair. funeral home fournier-hale released the obituary of remembered as a happy, little girl with a spitfire personality and that she loved horses. her family says that mackennah even taught herself to ride a bike. witnesses say mackennah was thrown from a horse while she was taking part in the white mountains riding club horse show friday. calling hours are tomorrow from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the fournier-hale funeral home in woodstock. a graveside funeral will be held
tom: right now, police investigating a fatal motorcycle accident on route 25 near the country club. police say around 4:00, a motorcycle crashed with two people on board. investigators say somehow, the motorcycle veered off of the road and struck a guard whale. the man driving the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene. a 40-year-old female passenger was taken to the hospital for serious injuries. that road has just shelley: right now, a 47-year-old man is recovering after police say he accidentally amputated his foot with a chainshaw. it happened on highland street in newton. officials say an ambulance was sent to the scene just before 4:00 p.m. no word on the man's current condition. tom: laconia fire crews were on the scene of a fatal fire at the naswas resort earlier this evening. fire officials say that fire started in one of the secondary buildings.
it was contained to that unit, which is now uninhabitable. firefighters say bystanders were able to put most of the flames out by the time they arrived, using the appropriate fire extinguishers. tonight, and arrest has been made in connection to the theft of a tip jar from a portsmouth diner. police say that christopher mcphee of dover now faces a misdemeanor charge for taking $60 out of the jar at gilley's diner last sunday. investigators say surveillance video shows mcphee picking up his food and then taking money from the jar. today. shelley: to commitment 2016 now. both hillary clinton and donald trump today in the same state. tom both reached out to voters : in ohio, particularly labor groups. abc's kenneth moton has more on their message as the race to for the white house is now in the home stretch. kenneth: the sprint is on to election day. mr. trump: we are going to bring jobs back to ohio. kenneth: donald trump crisscrossed the key state of ohio, dropping in on a packed canfield county fair in youngstown surrounded by
buckeye state and illinois, hillary clinton. clinton sat down with abc news in an interview that will air tuesday, hitting donald trump for questioning her stamina and saying he choked when he went to mexico last week, causing a diplomatic incident. mrs. clinton: [coughing] kenneth: but it was clinton who was choking to get out her words during a rally in cleveland. mrs. clinton: [cough] everytime i think about trump, i get allergic. kenneth: trump's campaign manager responded, tweeting clinton must be allergic to media after she debuted a new plane allowing the press to travelh for not holding any recent press conferences, took questions about trump, her private emails, and her health. mrs. clinton: i'm not concerned about the conspiracy theories. there are so many of them, i've lost track of them. kenneth: not to be outdone, trump invited the press onto his plane, speaking with reporters for nearly the entire flight. trump talked about those upcoming debates. mr. trump: i think i'm preparing somewhat like i prepared for the other debates.
enjoyed the debating process. i did -- obviously, i did well in the debates. kenneth: that first presidential debate is just three weeks away. but wednesday, trump and clinton will take the stage back to back for a forum focused on national security, the military, and veterans. kenneth moton, abc news, washington. tom: and a former presidental candidate took the clinton baton, rallying on her behalf in lebanon, new hampshire this , afternoon. wmur's kristen pope is here live with his message. kristen. kristen: tom, hillary clinton's former party rival, bernie sanders, made multiple stops throughout the granite state today, including one at lebanon high school, where he rallied his supporters to continue the movement now, behind secretary clinton. [cheers and applause] kristen: senator bernie sanders walked out to the lebanon high school yard to cheers from many people largely still feeling the
>> he is not corrupt, did not do anything dirty, and i keep telling my friends, you now cannot find anything dirty on bernie. kristen: but now, senator sanders has the big task of bringing his supporters over to secretary hillary clinton's side. this afternoon he made the case for her. senator sanders: what are the important issues facing america, and what are the positions of the candidates on those issues? if you look at a campaign on that basis, the answer is 100% clear that on every issue, hillary clinton is the superior candidate, hands down. kristen: some people are not yet convinced. >> he is a politician, and he is trying to build as much progress as he can. i respect people who are going to vote for hillary clinton. i have not made up my mind, and i understand why. senator sanders: it's not about the candidates. it's not about trump. it's not about clinton. it's not about bernie sanders. the campaign is about you and your needs and the needs of the american people. kristen: closing his remarks with a sanders' tone towards a
senator sanders: we have got to continue the pressure. we have got to continue the grass-roots mobilization to make sure that this country and our government works for all of us and not just the people on top. kristen: governor maggie hassan was also at the event in lebanon. senator sanders urged his supporters to vote democrat down the ballot. live in the studio, kristen pope, wmur news 9. partnering with the "new hampshire union leader" to bring you the granite state debates. tomorrow, candidates in the gop race for governor will face off at 7:00 p.m., followed by the democrats at 8:00 p.m. then on wednesday, it's the republican candidates for senate. thursday, the second congressional district republicans. and on friday, the republicans for the first congressional district. you can watch the debates right here on wmur, or streaming live on our website and mobile app. you can also submit your questions for the candidates on
shelley: well, switching gears now to talk about the holiday, and for many, labor day weekend is the last hurrah. and lots of people choose to enjoy that milestone here in the granite state. that added up to a profitable weekend for people in the local tourism industry, things were hopping at the andthings were hopping at the highway rest stop in hooksett as thousands of tourists made their way home after spending the holiday weekend in the granite state, it may have been the busiest day in the labor state -- the granite state ever. an estimated 620,000 visitors are believed to have passed through new hampshire over the 3-day holiday weekend. that's up 5% over last year. people enjoying the best new hampshire has to offer. >> the scenery, the nature, the
relaxing. shelley: it was also very profitable. officials say visitors are believed to have spent an estimated 80 it million dollars during their stay. that is up 5% over last year. labor day weekend is the second busiest travel weekend in new hampshire. properties across the state say they are booked way in advance with travelers from all 50 states and across the globe. so whether it's the mountains, the beach, tax free shopping or camping at state parks, there's always something to do in new hampshire that keeps visitors coming back. >> the lake is just an incredible place. we had a great time. shelley: and, by the way the , busiest tourism weekend in the state is the fourth of july. tom: assaulting an officer, all while high on mushrooms. shelley: and we hear from the
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shelley: presidential tensions. right now, president obama is calling off a planned meeting with the new president of
the philippines. the president said he had planned to raise issue of the killings of more than 2,000 suspected drug dealers since the philippine leader took office. but today in aew president obama and warned him not to challenge him over those killings. >> who is he? i am a president of a sovereign state, and we have long ceased to be a colony. shelley: both leaders were scheduled to meet tomorrow.
, just hours away from facing a judge after police say he tried to enter a home high on mushrooms. shelley: and it's what he did once police arrived that landed in him major trouble. morgan sturdivant from our sister station wtmw spoke to a woman who witnessed the entire ordeal. morgan: authorities say 19-year-old trevor cox was high on hallucinogenic mushrooms when he fled from his friend's car and ran to a home near rock haven lake, where he started banging on the door and yelling for help. x appeared to be hallucinating, was after him. morgan: york county sheriff bill king says when the homeowner opened the door, cox grabbed her wrist. then the family dog got in between them, growly, and then he let go. that's when she slammed the door and called 911 while his friends pulled in the driveway which king says agitated him. >> lacerating his arm. morgan: king says his friends
attacked by him. >> the taser did not seem to have the desired effect. morgan maureen curtin, who lives : nearby, heard something going on and went to see what was happening and saw the struggle. >> he was just trying to body hold the kid and he just kept getting away and then he'd go back and just keep punching the sheriff in the face and the net, and you know, i just could not sit there and watch it happen. the sheriff said no, just st so, i mean, it was amazing, he was getting beat up and he was worried about me. morgan authorities say backup : arrived and helped the officer get cox into custody. morgan sturdivant, wmur news 9. tom moving now to weather. : we continue to monitor tropical storm hermine it has been slamming the atlantic. this is video from new jersey royal caribbean's anthem of the seas, which was heading to
seasick. luckily no one seriously , injured. you often wonder, why did you leave port? mike: a, leave port. b, just go somewhere else. the storms out here. tom: not my idea of a vacation. mike: you have to watch it, and people plan it months and months out. or be sick on the boat? we are tracking the storm. we had some sunshine poking through the cloud cover and a very nice labor day in many parts of new hampshire, overall a pleasant three-date stretch for this labor day weekend. there are some signs of change coming in on doppler radar. we have got some showers
rain, nothing beneficial to help the drought situation, that there are a couple of blips of green, indicating those bands from hermine are trying to come in. the steadiest rain has been just off to our south and southeast. in terms of the temperatures, generally in the 70's, a few 60's back to the west, and you will notice plymouth down to 56, heading to the mid to upper 40's will bottom out around 60, clouds in the increase, but still some breaks at times, and mainly clear and part of the state. after a mild tuesday, look at all of this summer warmth. 84 degrees, indicating summer is not giving up, by any stretch, and we still have a ways to go over the next several days, and temperatures will be heading
browser, some gusts at 25 near the coast, and this is from this particular storm, as it is beginning to weaken just a bit. this is from the center of post tropical storm hermine, now down. this front back to the west finally goes to the east, it gives it the boot out to sea. top wind down west/north west, and it finally makes that turn as the front desk closer. this is wednesday afternoon. you will notice the timestamp. after that, there is no more projected track on hermine? why? the circulation tends to fall apart, and there will only be remnants from that store. this is still kicking up the surf, so we have that high-surf
very active at the beaches tomorrow. no swimming at the beaches tomorrow. you will notice, you may want to hit the beach. by the end of the week. scattered showers, then by thursday, partly sunny and warm. the humidity creeps up. it will be sticky all week long, and temperatures approach 90. saturday, maybe a storm. again for the start of the weekend. talk: all right. we have got mike cronin in with
i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. michael hayden: if he governs consistent with some of the things he said as a candidate, i would be very frightened. gillian turner: he's been talking about the option of using a nuclear weapon against our western european allies. max
boot: this is not somebody krauthammer: you have to ask yourself, do i want a person of that temperament controlling the nuclear codes? and as of now, i'd have to say no. [bill o'reilly sighs] and as of now, i'd have to say no. van ostern: i'm colin van ostern, and i learned a lot as a business leader at stonyfield yogurt, like how to keep families healthy. on the executive council, i worked with governor hassan to restore funding for planned parenthood and to expand medicaid to 50,000 citizens,
i'll support our workers with a higher minimum wage and create clean tech jobs with more renewable energy. all of this is important because i have a stake in it, too. let's keep new hampshire moving forward. afoot and light-hearted i take to the open road. healthy, free, the world before me, the long brown path before me leading wherever i choose. the east and the west are mine. the north and the south are mine. all seems beautiful to me. maggie hassan's priorities are working for new hampshire. new hampshire froze tuition. she understands that we need good highway systems. hassan is
an advocate for public safety. she's kept spending under control. and how does maggie hassan get these things done? by balancing the budget
announcer: now, news 9 sports. mike: this is really unbelievable. the red sox began their west coast road trip, scoring 27 runs in two games. in the two games since they've scored 1, just 1 run. let's start with a ridiculous defensive play though. dustin pedroia leaps andte to end the third. amazing. sox starter drew pomeranz back at petco park for the first time since san diego traded him to boston in july. and in the fourth, adam rose-ahlis goes deep off pomeranz for a 2-run blast. padres up by 2. top of the eighth, chris young gets ahold of one, a solo shot, his seventh of the year, gets boston back to within 1. but that's all the offense they would get. san diego's edwin jackson had 11 strikeouts, a season high for him. boston loses, 2-1, to the last-place padres and have just a one-game lead in the wildcard race. the series continues with san
on toronto, who opened a series with the yankees. new york did boston a favor. jacoby ellsbury crushes a two-run homer, his seventh of the season. the blue jays fall 5-3, red sox remaining a game behind toronto for first place in the a.l. east. the orioles though, they are gaining ground, fighting tampa bay. down 3-0, baltimore's chris davis. you know right away when this guy gets ahold of one his 34th blast of the ar baltimore wins this 1, 7-three, and is just a game behind boston. in the fisher cats season finale the team said thank you to ollie today. happy retirement to new hampshire's best bat dog who's been fetching bats for more than six seasons. he is eight years old now and ready for some rest and naps. congratulations, ollie. enjoy your retirement.
1-0. hampshire's emilio guerrero changes that with his fifth homer of the season ties the game up. next inning with a runner on dwight smith jr. smacks a single to right bringing home one to give the fisher cats a 2-1 lead. they would get another run in the 7th on a base hit by rainel rosario and new hampshire wins their last game by a final of 3-1. the fisher cats finish the season with 69 wins 73 losses and forth in their division. the patriots had the day o game suspension. so for everyone else, it is do your job, because this is game week. no more preseason. the patriots open the regular season sunday night in arizona against a very good cardinals team. jimmy garoppolo will have his hands full in his first career start, and his receivers know it. >> what i can do is go out and
whenever he calls were number, you are there. >> we kind of kick it up a notch, and it goes up, and this is the regular season. discounts. there is no preseason anymore. these games mean everything. we are going to be ready to prepare and get ready for this game. mike: the final round of the deutsche bank championship at tpc boston, in norton massachusetts. rory mcilroy had an outstanding day on the links. a nice shot on the 18 from the bunker. sets up an easy birdie putt to finish at 15 under par he shot a 65 today. paul casey had a chance to tie with a long eagle putt on the last hole. and mcilroy wins the tournament by two strokes. and that is a look at sports. tom: they get underway. and hitting the road for a good
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new hampshire college students are packing their backpacks and heading back to school. and thanks to kelly ayotte, along with the textbooks and pencils, many students are carrying more student loan debt. ayotte voted to cut pell
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the veteran's program. shelley: he has already raised nearly $11,000, surpassing his initial goal. his trip started saturday near the canadian border. local fire houses have hosted him throughout the night. his final destination? key west florida. wishing him luck. and one woman is trying to bring back a swimming tradition. tom cole and popular, where it was common in the 1950's. she
is only the second to complete these swim, the first
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