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11-year-old sister. and why police are blaming their mom. good morning, and thanks for watching north carolina news i'm justin quesinberry in for russ bowen. >> happy friday to you. good to see you, i'm stefan chase. check on the news and look at traffic before you head out. first let's check in with storm team meteorologist alyssa corfont. i don't think there's a better way to start a friday than this. look at it, dry weather on the satellite and radar and as we see the sunrise in about an hour we'll see pretty clear skies. let's talk about the temperatures, mid-70s in both raleigh and lillington. also near the durham area right now, clayton at 73 along with rocky mount. also 73 in roanoke rapids and towards south hill, virginia. so your forecast for the day ahead we should be right around 78 at 8:00 a.m. warm and muggy for the drive in. 88 by lunchtime. still the majority on the dry
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103 once you factor in the humidity. 90 the temperature right around 6:00 p.m. isolated storm in the forecast. i'll let you know when we're expecting drier weather and where the temperatures will be for the weekend' head. good morning,y you're heading out the door shaping up to be a nice friday. travel through raleigh delay free. overnight work wrapping up around 8:00 a.m. in cary. to replace a water so heads up if you're traveling near walnut street. no major delays just yet. if you're traveling through durham roads look good. note ig all the green as you head down to fayetteville that means delay free for you as you take 95 or the local roads. now if you're heading to the airport much better travel candies than earlier this week. -- travel conditions than earlier this week. the weather is cooperating. a live look outside, i-85 and
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o durham area. looks like a pretty quiet start. not too much company out there on the roads. we begin with breaking news. overseas police in thailand are trying to figure out who's responsible for a wave of deadly bomb blasts. multiple explosions hit four cities overnight. killing four and wounding dozens more. u.s. and other governments are advising citizens to be extra careful. more breaking news out of fayetteville where two people shooting. police say just before 1:00 this morning several people were involved in a fight at a store parking lot on north eastern boulevard. during the melee shots were fired. the two men struck are at the hospital. right now we don't no if any arrests have been made. this morning we may learn more about the shooting in broad daylight that killed a mother of three. >> fayetteville detectives searched for a suspect since it happened on tuesday. and they now say he's behind
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with what we know. >> reporter: police say christopher lee is charged with the death of angela taylor. she was shot in the stomach as she walked down the street on tuesday. police picked up lee yesterday and charged him with first degree murder. fayetteville police say this happened around 6:30 in the evening near andy and ike streets. a man who was presumed to be lee was chewed op surveillance video driving away from the scene on a motorcycle. police say that christopher lee into some sort of argument short by before he's accused of shooting her. >> we know that she had been involved in some type of disturbance with someone prior to that. but they're still trying to put the pieces together to find out what occurred prior to her being shot and why this person ended up shooting her. >> christopher lee is in the cumberland county jail. he's scheduled to make his first court appearance later this morning. friends and family are grieving after a taxi driver was shot and killed in durham.
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the la quinta inn off nc high warm and muggy 55. friends and co-works identified the victim as ameer suliman. durham police say he was shot multiple times and later died at a hospital. his co-workers say it happened during an attempted robbery. friends and family came together thursday at a nearby mosque to remember him. he leaves behind a wife and kids. >> he's a father of two. he's a great man. very kind. very around. >> durham police have not announced any arrests or publicly identified any suspects in the shooting. right now johnston county deputies are investigating a shooting that sent one man to a hospital. deputies responded to a home on wayman way around 7:00 last night. one man is in custody. at last check the victim was in serious condition. >> there's no word on if the two are related but deputies say there is no threat to the
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comparing the killing to the george zimmerman case out of florida. police say chad copley shot and killed kouren-rodney thomas. he claimed he was a member of the neighborhood watch and protecting his home. he says he acted sin self- defense. he called 911 and said theory was a bunch of hoodlums outside of his home. >> we are not saying that mr. copley was a we are not saying that. what we're saying is listen to the 911 audiotapes. we didn't make this about race. mr.copley did. >> copely is in jail charged with first degree murder. his attorney is asking the public to hold off making judgments about thinks client until all fact come out. he's scheduled to be back in court on august 29. now, to that high speed chase and crash in wake forest. a viewer sent us this video the
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on highway 98 alerting us to the incident. it began around 3:45 yesterday morning at the bexley apartments. they tried to stop a white lexus but lost it. hours later they were called to a home nearby. >> the man has cinco de mayo to the dard in needed medical attention. that's when they discovered the crash scene. >> we reed a call from someone who had requested help and so our officers responded, ems they realized that this person had been involved in that chase two hours earlier. >> authorities identified the driver as 20-year-old samad shaheem lucas. they say he suffered a broken back and pelvis and he's been charged with felony speeding to elewd arrest. people in fayetteville told city officials how they feel about the possibility of abyss ball stadium coming to ton. city leaders have wedge speak with the houston astros, as
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the city is considering bringing a minor league team to downtown. some people are concerned how much it will cost taxpayers to front the bill. the mayor says the city does not want its residents to pay the cost. >> so if we can do it without raising taxes and i believe this city council has got that forward momentum. if we don't think that we can find other funding showers and have to rely solely on taxes, then i would say not set a date for when they plan to make an official decision. this week, at least three accidents involving children b have taken place at amusement parks across the country. >> later we'll tell you where the latest accident happened that sent a 3-year-old to a hospital. >> some scary stuff there but let's talk temperatures before you led for the door. 72 in louisburg. tarboro at 74. more on today's forecast and,
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coming up next. >> good morning, durham if you're traveling through the area, 85 durham freeway, 40, all moving well. fayetteville, raleigh area,
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welcome back to cbs north carolina. i'm justin quesinberry alongside meteorologist alyssa corfont. and shaping up to be another hot one. >> a another hot and humid one. it's august after all. we sunday be used to this but still it will catch us off guard. it's 76 right now. a live picture from the raleigh and durham international airport. all is quiet. you can see just a little bit of a hint out there in the distance that it is starting to get a little lighter right now.
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maybe 50 minutes for you. here's a look at the drive time forecast. it's76 right now. expecting us to stain the mid- 70s through 7:00 a.m. then we'll start to warm up slowly. 78 by 8:00 a.m. back to 80 by 9:00 a.m. clear indicator that it will be a toasty afternoon for us. past few days we've seen fog develop. that the same situation right now. look across portions of nash and edgecombe, wilson county we're seeing the white haze starto visibility is dropping quickly. rocky mount your visibility less than 2 miles. visibility at 2 miles en portions of johnston county out towards lee county. we're looking at sanford visibility there right now at 3 miles. i'll let you know if this gets worse. 75 in lillington and durham. 71 in henderson. and73 in south hill. roanoke rapids and rocky mount this morning. as you're making plans for your friday app head, yes, i said
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lav to factor in the humidity. because it will feel more like 103 this afternoon. i'll have a closer look at the weekend ahead and we'll see a break trump the from the heat. the mistakes with the a dut kathleen steel not with a 6- year-old boy. >> a boy confessions to killing his baby sister, we'll tell you his baby sister, we'll tell you what investigators say discover card. i'm not a customer, oh! well that's nice! and checking your score won't hurt your credit. oh! (to dog)i'm so proud of you. well thank you. get your free credit scorecard at discover.com.
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welcome back. this morning's top stories. breaking news overseas the u.s. and other governments are advising their citizens in thailand to take extra be pry cautions. >> explosions went off including in popular beach cities. four people died and authorities are not sure who carried out the attacked. >> a man expected in a cumberland county courtroom accused shooting and killing a woman in broad daylight.
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walked along andy street. >> durham police are searching for the person who shot and killed a taxi driver. co-workers say someone killed ameer suliman, during an attempted robbery outside a hotel off of nc 55. a 70-year-old man in the hospital in massachusetts after a commuter train ran into his pickup truck pushing it down the tracks. investigator stays the man maneuvered around the lowered gates then ignored the signals. the driver has serious injuries. no one on the train was hurt. buses had passengers. a 13 day old baby girl is dead and authorities say in florida, the person who killed her was her own 6-year-old brother. we want to warn you some of you may find the details disturbing. investigator stays the 62-year- old mother kathleen steele left the two and another sibling in the car hill she ran into a store for 30 minutes. bit confessed saying while she was in the store the baby started crying that's when the
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her up into the ceiling and when he was talking about when he pushed her up into the ceiling he was holding her up like this and flipping her. so he was flipping her this way and that way. then she'd fall. >> the sheriff believes the newborn died in the vehicle but steele ran another errand before running home even the the boy told the woman the baby was hurt. authorities charged steele with aggravated manslaughter and neglect. in 2010 she appeared in a steele was already under investigation after the newborn fell from her car carrier down the stairs of a hotel, about 10 days prior. she suffered brain bleeding. today a man is due in a cumberland county courtroom accused of raping a woman that he knows. the woman told police that marvin rains forced her into his car put a gun to her head and raped her. police found him and arrested him. later this month a
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facing child sex crimes. walter is charged worth third degree sexual exploitation of a minor. police say he took pictures of children in the school and investigators say they were touched off last fall regarding the pictures, after somebody printed them at a drugstore. the pictures showed young girls in the cafeteria. the north carolina man is free this morning after he spent decades in a wilmington prison for murder. a judge ruled there was not enough evidence to justif was murdered back in 1988. no one was hurt after a propane tank exploded causing a small fire at a high rise in downtown raleigh. it happened on fayetteville street. firefighters were able to quickly knock it out. this morning officials are still trying to account for everybody after a deadly apartment fire in silver spring, maryland. artless two are dead after a --
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apartment building caught fire. more than 30 people including firefighters had to go to the hospital for treatment. a 3-year-old boy's in the hospital this morning after he fell from a wooden rollercoaster in pennsylvania. officials at the idlewild near pittsburgh say the boy was riding with his brother, he was thrown from the roller coastish, fell about 12 feet. he was conscious and talking when crews air lifted him to the hospital. meanwhile two of the three girls injured after falling from a ferriee home. the 10-year-old and the 16-year- old were released from the hospital last night. the 6-year-old, though, is still in critical condition. all three fell roughly 35 feet following a mechanical error. if you missed the show going on in the sky last night, you have another chance tonight to see the perseid meteor shower. it averages 100 meteors per hour but this one expected to bring even more. forecasters are predict the
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roughly three per minute. and here's brand new video into our newsroom this morning of the meteor shower over spain. these scattered specks of dust, a trail in the comet's wake, flash as they enter the atmosphere at 132,000 miles per hour and burn up. may. >> they're moving as fast as the speeding bullet i. locked that up yesterday i. fund that fascinating. >>thy is amazing to see -- this is amazing to see. everybody's look upping at the sky. seen some really cool pictures on twitter and facebook. so if you have some, please upload them, as well. share them with us. a little bit more information for you. we said you can see it, again, tonight. 1-200 meteors per hour. we're talk about how fast they're moving. fast as a speeding bullet 50 miles above the earth. the best time should be after midnight. because the moon sets a little
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pleasure. lay flat on your back and look at the sky. shaw university, we're look towards downtown recally and we are starting off on the dry side. no fog here in raleigh. now, some of you, though, are waking up to foggy conditions. we'll keep an eye on that for you. in the meantime mid-60s in durham, and raleigh. south hill is reporting 73. hour by hour for you on this friday, 83 at 10:00 a.m. 88 at noon. noon. >> can't rule out a shower or two. the afternoon high of 92. showers and storms in the forecast. >> we're back to 90 by about 6:00 p.m. this evening. again, i wouldn't cancel your outdoor plans. certainly not expecting a washout. just an isolated storm here or there. so like the past few days keep the umbrella nearby. many may not have to unfold it. here we are at noon today. >> seeing the clouds for us. isolated storms throughout the afternoon.
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overnight this wraps up. a dry start to the saturday. let me be honest the majority other weekend looks dry. if you are out and about, isolated shower storm but most of us won't have to worry about that. maybe heading to the beach, check this forecast out. looking pretty nice. right around 90 both days, just an isolated storm. again, just like what we're expecting an isolated storm in the afternoon. nothing on the severe side. 92 in raleigh today. 91 in durham and fayetteville. overnight tonight we fall into the mid-70s partly cloudy and still warm and muggy i. know my ac ran all night last night. low 90s for highs saturday and sunday. most of us staying dry. then as we had into early next week right around 92 for highs monday and tuesday. >> best shower and storm chances here tuesday and then next thursday, as well. by next thursday, we should be dropping back to the upper 80s. that's your latest 7-day forecast. let's hand it over to ali with the update on your commute.
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if you are heading out the door in raleigh roads look pretty good. a crash in garner on timber drive. you can see the yellow. it is causing some moderate delays. we'll keep an eye on that for you. travel through durham looks pretty good and fayetteville, no accidents to report to you there. a live look at your southbound drive times heading out the door right now, 550 to downtown. and your longest part thought commute is from lynn road to 440 taking about 6 minutes there. 40 from i-540 to downtown heading south into raleigh, 21 minutes. hearing reports of a tanker accident on i-40 and u.s. 1. unfortunately d.o.t. hasn't given us details.
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a 10-month-old dog that had his mouth taped shut and was left to die is recovering and looking for a home gashes around his mouth and his body was just skin and bones. he immediately took him to a vet. they believe someone tamed his mouth shut and in the process he hurt himself. vets performed emergency surgery. >> i teared up. >> i thought why, how could anybody do anything? and the thing is, this dog is the sweetest dog.
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affectionate. >> a suspected shoplifter led police on a chase through the streets of dallas, texas. investigators say the man got into a fight with a loss prevention officer at a store and took off. in addition to the units on the ground police also chased the man from a helicopter. he was arrested without incident. some people and business owners in canada have had enough. and are now filing a css go's creator. one of the complaints said visitors kept invading her home and privacy. the creator of the game removed her home but there are other people complaining saying hundreds of people go to their homes early in the morning trampling in their -- trampling in their yards. >> i think the lawsuit was just an attempt to get attention to something that is at peril and
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neighborhoods. >> most cases they've gone to the company on sometimes more than one occasion, and asked them to remove their property from a gym site. and haven't received any response. >> this is the first lawsuit of its kind in canada. but there are similar ones pending here in the u.s. let's talk a little baseball. yak keys player alex rodriguez will suit up, take the field with the team for the last time today. >> yeah the three league mvp and 14 time all star sat out all of 2014. he is now 41 years old and showed serious aging this year before the yankees finally decided to bench him in recent weeks. he will serve as a special advisor and instructor help towing the team's young players. >> so he's going to keep a foot in baseball. man accused of shooting and killing a woman in fayetteville is expected in court today.
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know about the victim and take
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he's a father of two. a great man. very kind. very wise, walls helps people around. >> a cab driver murdered in broad daylight. we are live as durham police search for leads. fayetteville police have found the man they believe is responsible for a deadly shooting. happened at all. what they're expecting from his first court appearance today. >> some say it's a dispute between scientists. others a cover up from the governor's office. how the coal ash scandal hit a fever pitch right now on cbs north carolina. hello and good morning thanks for watching cbs north carolina on this friday. i'm stefan chase, it's friday for most of us. monday for this guy right here. >> one guy. >> but do you know what,

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