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he'll be a block by block congressman for us. i'm dwight evans and i'm proud to approve this message. monday, april 4. here's what's happening. rail service resumes after two amtrak workers killed. we're live on the scene.
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we're live in villanova with more on the final dance. we have a weekend chill that blew into the region and accuweather is tracking rain. let's go outside to david murphy and karen rogers has been busy with traffic. >> reporter: it's chilly this morning as matt mentioned. storm tracker 6 live double scan we are above freezing so precipitation to the north is rain. you ever to go to the poconos to get snow. reading and allentown is damp. everybody to the south, midway through bucks county are dry at this point. there's rain out to the west and we'll see intermittent showers in the morning and batch of steadier rain this afternoon. the temperatures this morning are on the cool side. we're looking at 42 degrees in philadelphia, currently. 40 in trenton. down to 38 in allentown. wilmington has dipped into the upper 30s and 48 degrees in millville. as we roll through the day its
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going to bounce back temperature-wise. 59 degrees by 11:00. 64 by 1:00. that's the high, 66 degrees by 3:00 p.m. notice how we are mostly cloudy and spotty showers in the morning and steadier rain in the afternoon. overnight tonight, the next issue is a drop of temperatures. 0 there's a freeze warning that kicks in at 1:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. tuesday morning him if you have potted plants bring them indoors. karen rogers we'll have details on where temperatures go for the rest of the workweek and shots of precipitation coming up from accuweather. >> reporter: we have problems on the roads and mass transit. starting right now looking live at the boulevard at ridge, southbound traffic building as you head toward the schuylkill expressway. the problem is on the boulevard at 9th street. we have all lanes blocked an overturned vehicle, no traffic getting by on the outer drive.
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stick to the inner drive. outer lane blocked with the accident. amtrak conducting an accident investigation. service is resuming on amtrak between philadelphia and wilmington. but expect delays with this. what happened they are sharing tracks one and four with septa, two and three not operating because of the accident investigation. this is affecting the wilmington/newark line with septa. service is restored with the morning commute. but expect delays, no outbound service from darby station to highland. they are running express to marcus hook and trains are running to newark, delaware. expect delays 30 minutes with the septa newark wilmington line. east norton looks like a water main break is causing a problem spring view road at valley view road. you have water running down the
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road. nearly 350 passengers and crew were on board on the amtrak train when it hit a piece of heavy equipment on the tracks. a devastating scene leaving two workers dead and a dozen more injured. chopper 6 hd is over the scene. the train has been moved, but crews are out on the tracks. two of the four tracks are closed as the investigation goes on. we head over to katherine scott live in trainer in delaware county where the crash happened. she has the very latest. >> reporter: that's right, the investigation continues today we hope to learn more about what happened. so far amtrak has not identified the two employees who died. they have not said why they were working at the active track. it was shaking, kids were crying. >> reporter: amtrak train 89 was traveling through chester sunday morning when it slammed into a backhoe on the track causing the train lead engine to derail. the backhoe operator and the supervisor were killed.
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more than 3 hurn passengers were on -- 300 passengers were on board. be advised train 89 hit a backhoe. a number of injuries reported. amtrak employees kept saying be calm. >> reporter: on board, the force of the crash caused the ceilings to cave in. passengers were thrown to the aisles. dozens were rushed to a nearby hospital. ntsb was called to the scene trying to determine how this happened. we have recovered the event data recorder and the forward facing video and the in ward facing video from the locomotive. >> reporter: it was sent to the ntsb laboratory in washington, d.c. for further examination. you might see trains passing the site this morning. this remains under investigation. we hope to learn more in the coming days, we're told the autopsy for the two employees will be conducted today. we're live in trainer, katherine
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scott channel 6 "action news." another incident involving an amtrak train is under investigation this morning. a person was hit by a train in bensalem, bucks county near the cornwells heights station, the victim lost a leg. it's unlast year why the victim was so -- it's unclear why the victim was so close to the track. philadelphia police hope surveillance photos will lead to a thief. christy's salon said the other than used two children always look outs and stole wallets and other items from employees. four attackers approached a man at the shell station on christiana road on sunday morning chased the man around the parking lot, the victim got back in his car and could drive away, but struck an attacker with his vehicle on the way out, the victim was not hurt. virgin america as has a
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final buyer, maribel aber has more. >> reporter: alaska airline wins the bidding war to buy virgin america. jet blue wanted it, as well, but dropped out as the price tag soared. stocks gained friday as investers were encouraged by positive reports on jobs mark. week low jobless claims and consumer credit is due out this week. let's go villanova. speaking of that, tonight is the night we've all been waiting for. the wildcats are one win away from the big trophy. villanova will square off for the ncaa championship something the cats won in 1985. annie mccormick is live in villanova with more.
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>> reporter: you can hear people cheering behind me on the college campus at this hour of the morning. everybody is excited. we're hours away from the big game. they are expecting to have crowds tonight and excitement on campus and law enforcement said they are prepared. after the biggest beat down ever in a national semifinal game with the a score of 95-51 after the wildcats beat oklahoma they are thirsty for it all. this is big and getting to monday night is keeping our focus. >> reporter: fans including current students and alumni have flooded texas and they flooded lancaster avenue post victory. state police were prepared with extra officers they will repeat that tonight.
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there are expected to be watch parties all over including on the campus, law enforcement said they will have a big presence they said that on saturday when they saw the crowds, seven arrests, two people were arrested for assaulting a mounted unit, a police horse, they say the main focus is for everybody to be safe and have fun and enjoy themselves. reporting live from villanova campus, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." thanks, annie. show us how you're cheering on the wildcats and share your favorite videos and photos with us using the 6abc action on social media. time to bring an umbrella. >> reporter: you might want to have it handy. most of the area is dry, as we go in tighter and look at that two dimensional view you can see
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places like reading and allentown are in and out of a few rain drops moving west to east. lancaster county giving up just a couple of light showers pushing into western chester county there's the closer view you can see allentown, hamburg, reading, quakertown has been in and out of this. flemmington and doylestown just a bit. as we look outside, cloudy skies overall. dry in philadelphia. going farther south into southern delaware and areas of cape may to see early sunshine this morning. 32 degrees in philadelphia. 39 in wilmington. 40 in trenton. 38 in allentown. 40 degrees in reading. so fairly chilly out there, winds not all that strong. future tracker 6 shows you between now up until 9:00 a.m. there's a chance of a spotty sprinkle or shower coming through philadelphia. looks like the lehigh valley later this morning will get rid of the stuff we've seen up
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there. the model wants to put snowflakes up in allentown, but it's rain this morning. the best chance of precipitation is in the northern and western areas, allentown and reading, can't rule out something popping into philadelphia briefly. looks like the majority of the rain will be in the afternoon, 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m. as it starts to come in ahead of a passing cold front. it's possible during the evening commute there's spotty showers around and periods of rain. 11:00 p.m. that's off the coast and we start to break the clouds up north and west, that unfortunately marks the arriving of much colder air. ahead of that in the lehigh valley. 55 degrees is the high. in the far northern suburbs you'll be in the 50s today. closer to the shore, 66 degrees in atlantic city. farther down the coast maybe milder. dover delaware, has a shot at 70. lots of clouds and rain late at the shore. other areas along the i-95 will get into the 60s. 66 in philadelphia.
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and probably down the pike in wilmington. mostly cloudy anne rain at times in the morning and a better chance of that coming in the in the afternoon. we'll see blustery winds out of the southwest at 12 to 25 miles per hour. now an evening hour is followed by clearing and the colder air arrives. look out for a freeze warning overnight tonight and tomorrow morning. tomorrow we bounce back to 46 degrees, it will be sunny and cooler. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 66 degrees, mainly cloudy today, rain at times, especially later in the day. sunny brisk and colder tomorrow, high of 46. wednesday we bounce back to 56. thursday, all the way up to 63. but on thursday we'll see periods of rain and perhaps a thunderstorm. friday, mostly cloudy skies, a lingering shower certainly not a washout. 50 is the high. it will be cooler, you'll have 0 bundle up for the union match at talen nrg stadium staying cool
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this weekend. a shocking court order put a judge out of a job. police got a little help from a human arrow that pointed them in the right direction. we're look be at northbound traffic at creek road on 42. volume starting to build. we'll have an update on the accident involving an overturned vehicle on the boulevard when "action news" comes right back.
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the accident cleared involving an overturned vehicle northbound near 9th street. traffic is moving, lanes reopened because of an accident that cleared on the boulevard. down pole in wilmington, centerville road is closed between barley mill road and hillside road use kennett pike route 252. i noticed someone on the waze app talking about an accident 295 southbound in cherry hill an object on the road. watch for that. let's look at storm tracker 6 live double scan, expecting showers later on along the i-95 corridor we're dry. as we look well up to the north, you can get welt snowflakes here -- wet snowflakes in the poconos. mixed precipitation extending to hazleton along i-81. looking at showers in quakertown, mill folder, easton. -- milford, easton.
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part -- patterson we're looking at snow there. 40 in saints david. 42, though, in center city. in the suburbs in new jersey upper 30s in browns mills and cinnaminson. 40 in glassboro and 47 in vineland. an easter egg hunt turned for a hunt for intruders for crafty children in the uk. the group of youngsters and adults were out enjoying themselves when they spotted an aircraft. police were looking for people who burglarized a nearby building. the children saw the people across the field and formed a human harrow. they saw the arrow and directed officers on it is ground to arrest two men. [screaming]. a judge in maryland is on the wrong side of the law after
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expecting 30 minute delays. no outbound service darby station to highland station. they are running compress to marcus hook -- express marcus hook. >> reporter: we're seeing lighter spottier cells coming to chester county. there's steadier stuff to the west that will be here eventually. if you're dressing the kids temperatures are around 40 degrees. you can root for villanova but a hood might not be a bad idea. a lighter jack in the afternoon is okay. phillies open up in cincinnati, you might want to root for them. keep an umbrella handy just in case the late-day showers ride in. 47 degrees by 9:00 a.m. 62 degrees by noon. the high today is 66 degrees mostly cloudy skies and intermittent shower activity. the steadier stuff later today.
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all green aircraft at the big board. no major delays and no sign of rain in the most commonly traveled destinations. in headlight czech a new -- in "healthcheck" a new study confirms that statins are linked to painful muscle cramps. evidence suggests there are alterative treatments that are just as good. two injectable nonstatins have been moved by the fda. talk to your doctor. the phillies play the first game of the season in cincinnati today at 4:10 p.m. the phillies home opener is on april 11 against the san diego pat days. flyers were in pittsburgh for the penguins final game of the season. penguins win 6-2. they hold the final playoff spot
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in the eastern conference with four games left. they are in detroit on wednesday. we continue to follow the aftermath of a deadly amtrak derailment. katherine scott is at the scene and following the investigation. >> reporter: that's right, matt and tam, the investigation continues today with the fatal amtrak crash in trainer. we're live with all the developments coming up at 6:30.
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per hour tore through new york city. this massive tree came crashing down across the road crushing four cars. the city is expecting to see snow and rain. retired world cup soccer champ abbey wambach is talking about her arrest for dui. police pulled her over after she ran through a red light. she failed a field sobriety test and breathalyzer at the police station. she i should an apology on facebook. she said i will do whatever it takes to insure that my horrible mistake is never repeated. delaware valley is hoping this day will end with a villanova championship. it could be a dicey commute for amtrak riders as we take a live look into 30th street station. it's been affected by the deadly train derailment in delaware county. karen rogers has the latest when
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filled with jelly, or topped with sprinkles. share some smiles with 6 donuts for $3.99 today. america runs on dunkin'. now on "action news," service resumes in the northeast corridor, but expect delays due to the deadly amtrak derailment in delaware county. keep the umbrella handy, accuweather is tracking steadier rain for the evening rush. villanova hopes their hot streak will take them to a national title tonight. how exiting it would be to talk about that tomorrow. good morning, it's 6:30, april 4, karen rogers and david murphy are here good morning. >> reporter: we have showers in allentown reading beginning to get on the other side of that. there's steadier rain on the other side of harrisburg that might clip the northern areas. in philadelphia we have breaks in the clouds, you might see early sun.
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cloud cover on satellite shows you it gets thicker the farther north and west we go. there are additional sprinkles and showers that will work through. 42 degrees in the city right now. 38 degrees in allentown. 40 in trenton. 41 in wilmington. the winds not all that strong just yet, but it's cool enough for coats obviously. as we go into the afternoon we get milder than yesterday. 1:00 p.m., 64. 3:00 p.m., that's the high, 66 degrees. again, a mix of clouds and sun early and more clouds and some better chances of rain coming in later in the afternoon and evening. i do think by 4:00 p.m. most of the i-95 corridor will be under the rain drops or getting close to them. the evening rush could be wet. overnight tonight, temperatures drop. we get below freezing in most areas and in all the counties highlighted in blue there's a freeze warning that kicks at 1:00 a.m. and doesn't end until 10:00 a.m. on tuesday.
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bring in the potted plants if you have them outdoors. karen rogers we have a bit of a downturn i'll have that the in the seven day. >> reporter: we have a good ride on i-95 at girard, southbound traffic getting heavy allegheny to girard. a 21 minute ride from woodhaven to the vine. not a major delay on i-95. in new jersey, 42 northbound, traffic building, volume coming in from deptford or turnersville. 1 minute ride from the ac expressway to the walt whitman bridge. accident on 295 southbound past 73 cherry hill. watch for restrictions 295 southbound. service is reassuming this morning which is good news between philadelphia and wilmington. but we do want to expect delays with the accident investigation still going on. they are sharing tracks one and four at this point with septa, tracks two and three not running. that's what's causing the delays. wilmington newark line service restored this morning, as well.
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septa saying expect 30 minute delays with this. no outbound service darby to highland. they are running to newark, and express trains to marcus hook. service has been resumed on amtrak lines affected by the deadly derailment. the second accident to happen in the region involving amtrak in less than a year. katherine scott is live at the scene in trainer in delaware county. >> reporter: the impact happened in chester, but the train traveled about a mile before it came to a stop in trainer. the investigation continues today, the two people who died were amtrak employees. so far their names have not been released and amtrak has not said why they were working at the active track. sir be advised the train hit a backhoe and multiple injuries reported. >> reporter: more than 300 passengers were on board georgia-bound amtrak train 89
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sunday morning when it slammed into the backhoe in chester causing the main engine to derail. rapideration. dozen of passengers were rushed to the nearby hospital while the rest hauled their belongings to a nearby church awaiting a shuttle back to 0th street station. the backhoe operator and the supervisor were killed. ntsb is investigating why. we have recovered the data recorder and the forward facing video and the inward facing video. >> reporter: they will look human behavior during this, it all remains under investigation, the autopsy will be conducted
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today. live in trainer, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." new this morning, a barricade situation in the lehigh valley has ended peacefully. state police showed up at a house on rex town road in washington township. neighboring say the man inside was armed. it's unclear what triggered the standoff that lasted more than 6 hours. it is over and no injuries were reported. happening today, new jersey lawmakers will take a closer look at the state's drinking water pipes. the hearing comes after newark schools shut off sinks and fountains. the state requires that the drinking water be tested in all public schools. atlantic city mayor will shut down the city for lack of funds. democratic lawmakers called on the speaker to enact the bill to
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help ac. if they hold it up much longer the city will go broke. villanova is one game away from a championship they have weighted 31 -- waited 31 years for. annie mccormick is live on the villanova campus where she is encountering honkers this morning. >> reporter: some honkers all saying nice thing which is great when you're on live tv. people are pumped on the college campus, for them to be this excited this early in the morning. everybody is getting ready from houston to here on villanova campus. after the biggest beat down ever in a national semifinal game with the score 95-51 after the cats beat oklahoma they are
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thirsty for it all. it's crazy it's what you grow up dreaming about and wanting and to have it right here, it's crazy. we came here to win a national championship and now we have the opportunity to. >> reporter: leading up to the final game against north carolina in houston, sunday the team took in a standing room only malice held inside a hotel ballroom. fans including current students and alumni have flooded texas and equally on saturday they flooded lancaster avenue post victory. radnor township police and delaware county authorities and state police were prepared with extra units and officers they will repeat that tonight. a lot of people compared saturday to feeling like new year's eve. they want everybody to be safe and be respectful. there were seven arrests, two were for assaulting a police horse. they want everybody to have fun and be safe, as well. reporting live on villanova
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campus, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." our own villanova alum, alicia vitarelli and jeff skeverski have our continuing coverage on the countdown to the championship game. look for live reports on "action news." villanova has to take it, because my bracket is him a 50% wrong. >> reporter: tracker double scan shows you we don't have too much excitement weather wise. if you're up in the northern suburbs there's a chance you're getting a sprinkle or shower. out west of reading there's more than a sprinkle, a heavy downpour on the way. we'll see if it maintains its strength as it pushes toward the east. it could clip allentown. there's a lighter sprinkle in lancaster county. every now and then lancaster has given up light sprinkles into chester county. the main activity is up to the north and west.
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as we look outside we have cloudy skies over most of the region. as you look south and east, you see breaks in the clouds. looks like we'll see early sunshine in philadelphia. the farther north and west you go obviously, the thicker the clouds will be. winds out of the east, it's cool not all that windy to start out. 38 degrees in allentown. 40 in wilmington, farther south you go we're up to 52 degrees in cape may, new jersey. future tracker 6 handling the precipitation, the model wants it cool up to the north, suggesting wet snowflakes doesn't look like we're getting that. as we go to 9:00 a.m. there's wet snow in the poconos. down here there's sprinkle as showers during the morning hours. as we get into the afternoon, the cold front gets closer and we winds up buildings a little bit more of a -- building a little bit more of a widespread pattern in the northern and western suburbs. during the afternoon we're
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watching that drop into the i-95 corridor. this model has the holding off until 4:00. it could happen sooner than that. it will push into the evening commute and slide off the coast by 11:00 p.m. tonight. we'll see clearing north and west. temperatures are not going to be bad after a chilly sunday. 53 degrees by 10:00 a.m., 66 degrees by 3:00 p.m. that's ahead of the cold front you tend to get warmer ahead of cold front. sprinkles and showers through the day steadier rain in the day and evening. high temperatures, 66 in philadelphia. wilmington, notice how the farther north we are you won't have time to get the numbers up, you'll being in the mid 50s in allentown and reading. 07 in dover is not out of the question. out in cincinnati, the phillies open up the 2016 season they will get the game in, clouds shower, it will be cool out in the queen city.
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speaking of cool it gets cold around here tonight. there's a freeze warning in effect we'll talk about that right now. clouds and rain today, 66 degrees, look at how the numbers drop after the rain. 30 in philadelphia. mid to upper 20s in the suburbs. a freeze warning tonight into tomorrow morning. bring in the potted plants. you might want to keep them in, too, sunny brisk and colder, 46. we have another shot of going below freezing on tuesday. wednesday, cloudy and sun, milder, 56 degrees. not a bad day there. milder on thursday, we'll have periods ever rain with the high of 63. maybe a thunderstorm and 50 with a passing shower on friday, and cooler on saturday. gotcha david. thank you. 6:41. the illegal joyride a police cruiser crashes into a drive through, but no officer behind the wheel. looking live on the sciek, see the heavy volume at montgomery drive watch for the
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eastbound traffic starting to build as you head toward center city. we'll check 202 and have an accident on 295 coming up. a tiny dog with fast legs causing traffic tieups on a california bridge. see the little guy later on "action news."
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6:44 a little windy out there on our sky6 live hd cameras we're taking a live look at the sunrise coming up over south jersey. let's go check in with karen rogers.
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it's about that time when the commute starts to build. >> reporter: we're watching for showers north appear west of the city, we're looking dry and good on 202. at route 1 in chadds ford, traffic moving okay at that intersection. we have problems around the area, like an accident on 295. southbound past 73. so watch for some traffic on 295. overall not creating too many problems right there. this downed pole is an issue on 70 eastbound they have shut it down at main street. stick to church road that will cause an extra slow go. 70 is busy, eastbound blocked at main street you want to watch for the problem with the downed pole. storm tracker 6 live double scan around the area, we can see we're dry along the i-95 corridor. a couple of sprinkles nearby. you have to look far to the north and west. in the poconos you're getting snowflakes lake harmony and 476 and i-80 mixed precipitation, closer to allentown it's rain in
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that area. hard to see the shots of mixed precip up in the poconos. 38 degrees in martins creek. 35 in quakertown. it's a cold start to the day. 38 in pottstown, better in center city at 42 degrees. it's 40 in ewing, 39 in cinnamon sin -- cinnaminson, 35 in dover, delaware. firefighters say a woman managed to get out of the car as it plunged down the cliff. officials say the woman jumped out of the vehicle before it took a nose dive. she tumbled 150 feet down, but she was pulled to safety. the first ship deporting migrants from the greek idle leaves to turkey this morning. for each syrian turkey takes they will send another syrian who has taken the proper steps
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to apply for resettlement. it's part a plan to limit the amount of my great lakes. a florida teen took a police car on a destructive joyride. it started when the 16-year-period's mother called police say her son was involved in a robbery. he jumped into the cruiser and took off. he smashed into several other vehicles waiting at traffic lights and crashed into a fast-food restaurant. one woman was taken to the hospital with injuries to her arm and leg. the teen faces several charges including grand theft. police chase down an four legged fugitive on a california bridge. >> reporter: dress the kids in a sweatshirt or a coat. route for villanova. phillies open in cincinnati, a lighter phillies jacket will be good for the afternoon. keep the rain gear handy there are sprinkles and showers through the day. pollen countdown to medium.
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named paunch in honor of the show chips a show i never missed . 422 eastbound everybody is jamming up on 422 eastbound. it's a chilly start to the day. vine street expressway, westbound traffic is jamming up as you head toward the schuylkill expressway. eastbound is slow, as well. looking live on the vine. westbound is jamming up, dave. >> reporter: karen, it's been light sprinkles and showers so far in the northern suburbs. heavier stuff heading into berks county. hamburg might get this and reading, as well, and allentown. after 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. we're in a bit of a lull before more rain arrives. 62 by noon, 65 by 2:00 p.m. the high today will be 66 degrees we'll hit that around 3:00 p.m.
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a few rays of sunshine early and mainly cloudy in the afternoon. some sprinkles and showers in through here, but the steadier more widespread rain coming in after 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and getting down to the south after the rush hour is over, tam. thank you, david. the latest poll in wisconsin showed ted cruz ahead of donald trump. the frontrunner is not flinching at the numbers. he compared the wisconsin race to the outcome in new hampshire he won in a landslide following a disappointing defeat in iowa. however, trump was leading in the new hampshire holes that's not the case in -- polls, that's not the case in wisconsin. bernie sanders drew a large crowd in wisconsin, clinton made a stop in new york asking for support from churches in
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katie mcginty for u.s. senate, calling her "a champion for working families." the 9th of 10 kids, her dad's union pension and social security made all the difference.
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in pennsylvania, mcginty helped implement obamacare and expand coverage. trump and toomey have attacked obamacare and social security. to fight back, president obama wants mcginty in the senate to protect women, families and seniors. vote in the democratic primary, april 26th. mcginty: i'm katie mcginty and i approve this message. resumed on the amtrak line affected by the deadly derailment. nearly 350 people were on board when the train hit a piece of heavy equipment on the tracks, two people were killed and dozens more injured. police hope surveillance
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photos will lead to a nail salon thief. she stole wallets and other items from christy's nails in manayunk. villanova are one game from a championship they face the tar heels in houston tonight. >> reporter: amtrak service is restored between philadelphia and wilmington. expect delays, we have two tracks that are not running and two they are sharing with septa. this affects the wilmington newark line. no outbound service from darby to highland station. there is an express to marcus hook and newark, delaware. >> reporter: most of the region is dry, we have heavy cells pushing in from the west they will clip allentown and quakertown after that. the temperatures will be milder, 3:00 p.m., 66 degrees, after the morning showers exit the northern suburbs we'll be on the look out for additional rain out
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of the northwesterly during the afternoon. the evening commute could be on the wet side. go villanova. v for victory, shoot the ball, defend listen to what jay wright tells you. for karen, tam, dave, i'm matt, have a great week.
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good morning, america. wicked weather slams the country. a powerful spring storm tears through the midwest and northeast. winds up to 60 miles an hour downing trees and buildings. more than 100,000 without power. as snow showers lead to nasty road conditions in major pileups. now a big freeze, too, temperatures in the teens. heading east. power play. donald trump bringing out his wife melania and ex-wife ivana as he battles for women's votes and hillary clinton prepares for a big showdown with a surging bernie sanders. >> i'm confident i'll be the nominee. >> our candid interview with the democratic front-runner right here on "good morning america." soccer star abby wambach's heartfelt apology after being arrested for dui. the brewi


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