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you about is finally here. wncn is now cbs north carolina >> that's right today is the day. we're certainly excited about it. we hope you are too. right now we're going to get you to storm team meteorologist alyssa core core with more. good morning. >> good morning, yeah, kernel an exciting day around here and the great news is the weather is cooperating as well. there is rain off to our north and west and it looks like it's going to come close to us but in fact, it should stay out of the area today. i don't think the next chance for rain arrives until about wednesday. so remember the sunglasses also take a light jacket as you're getting ready upper 40s in raleigh. roanoke rapids you're at 47 and then around also 50 in littleton. 8 a.m. 49 degrees it is a bit breezy out there. we'll be at 63 at lunchtime. a high of 68 before we drop back to 61 by 6 p.m. this evening. i'm going to let you know how long these
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going to last coming up in your complete forecast. good morning. great looking forecast there and if you're heading out to work early this morning you will not run into my problems in your morning drive i-540 we've got no major issues, traffic moving smoothly in both direction. 540, 440 and 40 all looking good this morning. no major issues to report to you once again things looking good. you're eastbound loops your drive times all in the green on 540 from glenwood avenue to u.s. 64 you're looking at about a 17-minute drive and 440 to i-40 to capitol boulevard is about a 10-minute drive. a devastating weekend fire. >> the fire destroyed several businesses on sunday. north carolina news reporter emma
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now with details on why the flames were who hard to put out. >> this is a four aher fire. we know it started yesterday at noon. take a look at where this happened. you can't even tell the two businesses used to be here. we're told this fire started at roberts cabinets and tops. we're told it spread from that shop to a comic store next door. we're told it jumped around and came dangerously close to houses in the area. firefighters were on scene for hours. they came here at noon yesterday when the flames were really starting to roar and then they were here through the night. we talked with some people in this area and say this was very scary. we also talked with the fire chief and he explains why this fire was so hard to fight. >> we made an initial attack inside and saw very quickly that
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fell back to a defense tact and used a ladder, hand lines and at this point, things down, we're waiting to go in and move the materials around so we can do a good overhaul job. >> yeah, as for the owners of these two businesses we talked with some of their friends and neighbors. they say they are devastated both of them have been in this community for years. the cabinet shop owner has been here for 41 years. coming up we're going to hear from them at 6:00. investigators continue to look into what sparked this fire in raleigh. flames broke out at a home yesterday. crews tell us that one person had to be taken inhalation. overnight the 14-year old girl who survived a mass
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breathing on her own and is in serious condition. doctors took her off of a ventilator and she was taken to the hospital in critical condition. her heart stopped at one point but then squeezed her mother's hand. right now three men under arrest after police say they opened fire with an ak 47 in uptown charlotte. about 40 to 50 shots were fired just before dawn on sunday. the hotel lobby and two vehicles were sprayed with bullets. guards recorded the license plate of a car that was fleeing the scene and police say they found weapons inside but no one was hurt. a road rage incident led to a car crash and shooting but it was a family on their way to total stranger. a man ran to the aid of the victims in his sunday best. despite the detour the family still made it to
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event which was a dedication for their infant son. >> good for them. all right today the man charged in connection with a deadly crash in fayetteville is set for court. police say the 21-year old was drunk when he ran off the road just before 2:00 in the morning sunday. the wreck happened on strictland bridge road. one of the passengers, a 20-year old was killed and another person in the car injured. residents in fayetteville evenly split when it comes to the controversy around the city's seal. it depicts a marketed house where slaves are were once sold. the fayetteville observer first reported the new results of a consultant's finding and the city council said it was willing to consider new design ideas and wand community input. a mom and her twin girls safe this morning after being reported missing. the sheriffs office says her and her twins were reported missing early sunday morning. the sheriffs office says once word got out
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a pregnant woman is expected to be okay this morning after lake. she was one of the two people onboard the boat when the couple was headed back to shore and realized there was a whole in it. today a group of people will meet in charlotte to call for the release of 7 teenagers being detained by immigration officials. one of the those is acosta. officials took the high school senior into custody last month saying he crossed the border illegally a couple of years ago. he fears if he's reported he'll be killed. he left there to he ises escape gang violence. attend dance dropped right around the time he was arrested as other students feared the same thing would happen to them. big changes on the way for our hometown hockey team. stahl has been trade today the rangers and that may not be the end of
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other trades could happen before today's deadline. they acquired a center and a second round pick in the next two drafts of he's leaving as the all time leader for games played as well as goal, power play goals, shorthanded goals as well as game winning goals. he's also the team's leader in assists, points, penalty minutes and of course he was key to the stanley cup championship. many hope this move is good or him as well as for the canes. >> i think in his heart he would have looked to be here. he liked the direction we were going and was excited about that. >> we've been season ticket holders for a long time and i followed him since we picked him up and sorry he's gone. >> a lot of people feeling the same way. they will not name a
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here's a look at what's coming up next. >> i was pre aired to have a disabled child for life.
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investigateses i spent part of my weekend with my dad and the river was gorgeous this weekend and it looks like it's going to continue. >> it is. if you weren't able to get out and enjoy it over the weekend. sun doesn't rise until about 6:46 in the morning. 45
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by 8 and 9 a.m. into the 50 and the that's a clear indicate they're the afternoon hours really going to warm up nicely. here we are 49 degrees a live picture from our cbs north carolina tower cam. here we are live picture outside this morning out over the beltline a few more cars out there. so current temperatures 51 in roxboro and south hill, 50 in durham and siler city. also 50 in littleton and fayetteville. just a few of you are in the upper 40s around pinehurst and raeford. now, winds is going that's going to catch you off guard. sustained winds at about 13 miles per hour in raleigh and dunn. 15 in sanford, 16 around pinehurst and goldsboro. so that's going to make it feel a bit cooler today but the temperatures just not very cold to begin with. so 49 at 8 a.m., 595910 a.m., 63 at noon, eventually looking for a high near 68.
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today an army sergeant stationed at the pentagon is expected in court accused of killing his wife and a police officer. >> he's accused of killing his wife and an officer. it was her first day on the job. two other officers were also hurt. also investigators trying to figure out what caused a fire that tore through two business necessary sanford. the fire started in roberts cabinet and
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buildings one of them a comic bookstore. after five nominations leonardo dicaprio got his first oscar. he took home the best actor. larson won best actress and best picture went to spotlight. today the trial involving the decades old murder of a shaw university student continues. charges were originaled dropped but brought back after advance necessary processing evidence. he was in a relationship with her at the time of her death. jury selection wrapped up last week and the state already began presenting evidence. today two teenagers expected in court charged in connection with a shooting last week off capitol boulevard in raleigh. 18-year old write and 17-year old tally both face a number of charges. officers say they shot two men at a shopping center friday afternoon. police say both victims okay though but this case remains under investigation.
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accused of shooting and killing his own brother is expected to be in court. officials say reverend william school letter's younger brother gunned him down in his own church. court documents revealed the younger brother has a history of violence as well as mental health issues. new this morning 5k kk members out of a california jail after a brawl. police say they acted in self defense. investigators say the 7 people who remain in custody beat and attacked them with wooden posts. police say the clash erupted after six members arrived at a park in california on saturday for a planned anti-immigration rally of police say they stabbed three counter protesters. well hpv is by far the most commonly sexually transmitted infection in the united states and the vaccine is hotly debated. >> we have a preview of
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>> we're talking about a real ability to prevent cancers. >> i was a little bit appalled and taken back. >> this information is provided to all parents and guardians of students in 5th through 12th grade. >> constant, constant pain. >> i start reading the stories about girls dying from it and i was scared >> this has become politically charged. >> don't just jump and get the vaccine because you're getting something from the school district. >> it's affected 80 million people in the u.s. and 14 million more contract the disease every year. >> it's one of the most common infections that we have in the united states. >> this virus actually causes cancers. >> the fda approved the vaccine in 2006, now, the cdc recommends it for 11 and 12-year old girls
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>> the reason at 11 ask 12 is because we want to do before a person is is sexually active. >> i just recently lost my mother she lost her battle with cancer. of course i'm for it. >> not everyone is in support. >> i was prepared to have of a disabled child for life. >> okay. so there risks? that's what a lot of parents want to know. tonight at 6 we look at one young girl's battle after getting the vaccine, what doctors have to say and why your local school district is getting involved. with that extra day in february and it may be he a day that tough turn on the air-conditioner for an hour or two. >> i enjoyed opening my windows. temperatures will be in the upper 610s, right now we're in the upper 40s. let's go ahead and check in with democrats elsewhere it's now 46 in
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also in the upper 40s around goldsboro, littleton and fayetteville both at 50. sanford, good morning, you're now at 52 degrees. so here's our satellite radar composite we're starting off dry just a few clouds around but we don't have to look far for seeing some rain north and west of us. we are seeing a line of showers but that's really going to fall apart as it gets closer to central north carolina. today we'll stay dry, next chance for rain comes into our forecast say wednesday morning. here we are your forecast for the day ahead, 8 a.m., 49 degrees, 63 at noon and 61 by 6 p.m.. hour high should be close to 68 today and that's because we're still looking at an area of high pressure don't that itting our forecast and as that airflows around that area of high pressure we're getting a breeze. i've been talking being it our next weather maker comes through on wednesday. showers likely and then it's going to turn cooler. mind we're going to
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brief period of time because i think rain returns to our area by friday. 7:00 this morning we're looking at a few clouds in and around the area. noon today still dry. enjoy every minute of today as you can, maybe head outdoors for your lunch hour. 5:00 we're still dry. as we head into tuesday we're still dry in the morning but by tuesday evening things going to start to change ahead that have next cold front. today a high of 68 in raleigh, 67 in durham, 71 in fayetteville. fast forward to tonight it's going to be partly cloudy and cooler a low right around 42 degrees and here's a look at the next few days: tomorrow 68, still dry, that cold front comes through wednesday, we're back to 60 ask then temperatures continue to drop. thursdsd our high 53. friday at this point in time looks cloudy ask a cold rain 48 our high to wrap up the work week.
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nowhere near as warm as where we were this past weekend 52 our high saturday, 54 on sunday and both mornings could actually start off near freezing. right now traffic with kristin. good morning, off to a pretty nice start to the day around the area currently no major issues to report to you. let's take a live look outside right now from i-40 and miami boulevard you can see traffic moving smoothly in both directions we are starting to see some traffic volumes increasing but only one incident to tell you about right now. let's take a look at our map, that incident on new hope road, and you've got a little bit of an accident tying up traffic there. otherwise things looking good as you head into raleigh your westbound loops you've got clear commutes the entire way. and we'll have more traffic and
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this afternoon durham pub had lick school leaders will take a final vote by a code of conduct change that they agreed to change last week. some parents expressed concern about how suspension rates. a task force of 47 people worked on the new owes policy for about a year. the superintendent says
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rewarding students with positive behavior rather than focussing on punishing misbehavior. the advice chair told north carolina news that while the changes go into effect immediately it will take two or three years before the new culture becomes inn grained for students, teachers and the community. today the board expects to hear the next steps about training and also getting documentation out to schools. this week margaret spellings officials takes over and replaces ross who was pushed out after republicans took control of the board of governors. when first meeting with them earlier this month she expressed she would spend the first 100 days on the job visiting campuses across the state. today a u.s. navy seal will receive the highest award. buyers will receive the medal of honor. it was his action that helped rescue an marriage hostage in afghanistan. he also
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well cot fourth time be the charm for the falcon 9 rocket. the rocket carries a satellite that would bring internet and phone access to millions of people in asia. no word when they'll try to relaunch. right now we want to take a moment to congratulate our colleagues at north carolina news. saturday night a big night our station took home six regional emmy awards. we were honored for the work of our investigative team as well as our promotions department as well as public service campaign. you can see a full list on our website check it out wncn.com. this morning we are officialing cbs north carolina. >> including the action drama scorpion. . >> here's a list of what you can
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kicking off with super girl at 8:00 followed by scorpion at 9, ncis los angeles at 10 and north carolina news at 11 followed would the late show at 11:35. so you'll likely need to change your dvrs. >> and we realize you probably have a lot of questions and we have the answers for you on our website at wncn.com. just look for the special section on our home page. from the dresses to say the winners and yes, the losers two the 88th cad me awards wrapped up last night. >> coming up we'll take a look at the big night. all the
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carpet and on the stage. right now flames destroyed businesses in sanford. why firefighters say it may be difficult to determine what
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and a shocking trade by the carolina hurricanes where the team stands after losing the all time leader in virtually every statistic. plus how fast acting security guards helped catching three suspects in an uptown shooting. >> good morning everyone. >> glad you can join us. let's get you straight to storm team meteorologist alyssa corfont with the forecast. >> good morning to you at home. it's going to be really pleasant start to the work week. remember yesterday with all that sunshine and the warmth well, it all hangs around again this afternoon. today we have this line of showers off to our north and west. that's going to stay out of our area. so just remember the sunglasses today and take a light jacket with you as you head out this morning. here we are this morning we've dropped again we're now at 47 in raleigh, now, at 49 in durham, just you updating the 46 to louisburg, clayton littleton you're both at 50 while the upper 40s through clinton fayetteville and raeford on this

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