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4:30 a.m., monday, april 25. here's what we're following, authorities in montgomery are trying to figure out if a deadly shooting during a church service was justified. two presidential candidates admits they are teaming up to prevent donald trump from getting the nomination. fans remember a well-known local singer who has died. let's go over to david murphy and karen rogers good morning. >> reporter: we're starting out with cloud cover that has eroded
down south and now it is coming in from the north. we'll sunshine and clouds through the day. 51 degrees in philadelphia. a little on the cool side, but not bad for this time. year. 47 in allentown. 48 in trenton. 41 in millville. 47 in wilmington. as we head out to the bus stop this morning, we'll be ranging from 47 to 50 between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. partly cloudy, cool to start out. nothing cool about the this afternoon. we'll see the numbers zoom. we got up to 70 over the weekend saturday and sunday. 6 degrees by 11:00. 73 by noon. 78 degrees by 3:00 p.m. the high of 80 that will chime in about 4:00 p.m. before we dip back to the mid 70s by 6:00 p.m. very warm, the mix of sun and clouds building as the day goes on. pollen sufferers have the pollen to deal with for the next couple of days, and rain on tuesday,
could knock it down until wednesday. karen. >> reporter: let's take a look at the maps and show you what's going on at this early hour, we're looking at kelly drive fairmont park and hung avenue. they are doing work until 6:30. until then head to mlk drive and avoid kelly drive until at least 6:30. looking at the south jersey overview, the turnpike, 295 looking good at this point, we have are an issue on the delaware memorial bridge that's 295 southbound they are doing emergency construction going on from last week. may see light delays as the morning commute continues. no major problem at this point, though as you head out the door, matt. thank you, karen. montgomery county district attorney is trying to decide if a deadly shooting during a church service was justified or a murder. the victim was a 27-year-old church member. the shooter is cooperating with the investigation.
katherine scott live outside keystone fellowship church where this happened. >> reporter: police are investigating and trying to get to the bottom of this, the man who fired the shots does have a conceal permit. there is a shooting. >> reporter: we were worshiping, you hear three different gunshots and everyone went on the floor. shots fired at keystone fellowship church in north wales. 27-year-old robert braxton of montgomeryville was shot in the chest. he was pro announced at the hospital. an argument between two church members escalated. investigation into this is on going, we'll have to determine whether the shooting was justified under the law. >> reporter: the district attorney said braxton was not armed.
one church goer saw several ushers arguing with braxton before the shooting. then she said one of the ushers shot him. i don't know if he overreacted. i don't know what to say. family members are grieving saying he was full of life and after. you don't go to church to be killed. you don't do that. he is a young man he had his whole life ahead of him. >> reporter: the man who fired the weapon remains -- he is not in police custody right now, he remains under investigation but apparently he is cooperating with authorities. we're live in north wales. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." thank you for that. philadelphia police believe two deadly shootings in the same neighborhood are connected. investigators say a 21-year-old man was shot in the head and killed while talking to chris rabb a candidate for the
pennsylvania state house in cedar brook. a block away another shooting killed an 18-year-old and left a 17-year-old injured. in trrnlts, new -- trentonw jersey, gunfire on a street injured a teenage girl. it happened at jersey street and home avenue. detectives will not release any more information at this time. a large party inside a storage facility in bucks county led to several arrests. police responded to the public storage facility at 500 south flowers road in langhorne, saturday night. they found 50 young people inside a unit having a party. police confiscated marijuana and execute add search warrant at the facility yesterday. four of the five presidential candidates are in our area today. its down to the wire as they try to turn out voters for tomorrow's primary. five states go to the polls
including pennsylvania and delaware. democrat hillary clinton stumps in wilmington this morning and outside city hall this evening, around the same time, her rival bernie sanders will hold a rally on the campus of drexel university. donald trump holds a rally at west chester university this afternoon and john kasich will be at the penrose dinner this morning. ted cruz is in indiana which holds its primary next tuesday. kenneth moten has the latest from the campaign trail. >> reporter: kasich cruz coordinate to taker down trump. donald trump campaigning in maryland with itself five states he is expected to sweep in the northeast. kasich and ted cruz strat -- center
strategizing together. the ohio governor told cbs face the nation his goggle to have an open convention in cleveland. when we are at the convention, the delegates want to know who can beat hillary clinton. >> reporter: announced lying ted and kasich are going to can a -- collude in order to keep me from getting the nomination, desperation. this campaign is for all of us to take on the status quo. >> reporter: clbt is ahead in all five states. kasich canceled all his campaign
events tomorrow as he and cruz work to take down trump. him wap in her -- charlatan is 50 years younger. his wife died back in 1996 after battling lou leukemia. he served as pop advisor for jfk. billy paul best known as the philadelphia sound as died. he died at his blackwood home of pancreatic cancer. he was best known fore his number one single me and mrs. jones. beverly gay reflected on the singer. billy was one of the kindest people i ever met.
professionally, his shows were unbelievable. the audiences reacted to his music. he was one of a kind entertainer. paul was in the army and stationed in germantown with two other well-known soldiers, elvis pressly and bing crosby's son gary. billy was 81 years old. our sister network espn said a troubled nfl quarterback who is out of a job will face criminal charges. >> reporter: all right, guys we have a light jacket on the kids this morning, because we have temperatures in the 40s even if you're not there yet. this afternoon, very warm, torts after school i'll have the latest on the thundershowers that could come through the region tomorrow that's all coming up. do you think when you are president you'll be paid as...
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new on "action news," residents in minnesota say lightning caused a fire that destroyed two homes. neighbors say they woke up to up to the loud crack of thunder early this morning. 8 children were in a sleepover, but they made it out safely before the fire spread. today no rain, not so tomorrow. >> reporter: you've got it. and tomorrow is not a washout as you'll see on future tracker. storm tracker 6 live showing we have a mix of sun arena clouds developing across the -- and clouds developing across the region. ground clutter on the radar. as you look outside, we have some clouds in the northern portion of the region. some of you will start out nice and bright this morning. the temperature is 51 degrees in
philadelphia. winds out of the south/southwest. in some cases we're reporting calm winds. there's the cloud cover dishing in from the north. philadelphia south if you're going out in the next half-hour or so, you'll see clear skies with a couple of clouds. the farther north you go the better chance you have of seeing cloud cover this morning. as we go through the day, we'll see sun and clouds mix. 50 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 62 by 10:00. cool and comfortable in through there. noon, 71. 3:00 p.m., 78 degrees shooting to a high of 80 this afternoon. we'll hit that at 4:00 p.m. a good looking day, definitely a day for cool drinks if you're toiling. 80 is the high in philadelphia. mid 70s in allentown and toward reading. 08 in trenton, 74 in millville. the big change is down the shore where you'll be stuck in the 60s next to the cool ocean water and
southerly flow off the ocean. we have a frontal boundary down so the south that will allow us to be warm, but it will be close enough to trigger some showers and thunderstorms during the day. look for filtered sun tomorrow, a mix of clouds with some sunshine, 81 degrees, a warm high, but at times you'll see showers or thundershowers. now the first of this rain could start in the overnight hours tonight. that is 11:00 p.m. tonight and then you see how overnight into 5:00 a.m. we have a little bit of shower activity. as we push further floot day up to -- through the day up to 3:00 p.m. a chance of spotty pop-up shower and later in the afternoon and into the evening hours we see a possibility of passing thundershower. a little bit of a washout we're all but done with south jersey getting rid of the showers or thundershowers. warming up today, high of 80 degrees, sunshine and clouds
during the day. tomorrow, still warm, 81. at times we'll have a pop-up shower or thundershower mainly during afternoon and evening hours. after that system, sunshine returns, high of 69. thursday, clouds and sun, 62. looks like we stay cool through friday mostly cloudy there. thursday and friday could see spotty showers around. saturday sunshine wings back in high of 70. sunday, partly sunny, 70 degrees. remember when we're not on the air catch up on the weather at 6abc.com/weather we'll have all the radar and discussions that meteorologists here where it all that good stuff. very nice today, 8o. a boat and iphone belonging to two florida 14-year-olds were found off the coast of bermuda. they left in the boat from florida in july of last year and
never returned. lengthy searches by the coast guard and private pilots turned up no clues. the boat is in a shipping container and will be returned to florida in may. autopsy will be completed on 8 family members who were all murdered in what police were calling a preplan execution. seven adults and a 16-year-old boy was shot in four homes. investigators found marijuana operations at 3 of the scenes and received 100 tips in the investigation. the pike county sheriff has warned the relatives to arm themselves in case of further attacks on the family. our sister station espn reported that a texas grand jury indicted. johnny mandel of domestic abuse.
he struck his girlfriend so hard she lost hearing in an ear temporarily. he was cut from the football team last month. bidens will appear at the philadelphia college to help students prepare for and graduate from college. 4:47 a.m. why gas prices are expected to rise, but airfare is not. a semi driver runs a red light and ends you mean smash into a home in chicago, that story is next.
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look the view out across philadelphia international airport. you can see somebody's luggage is about to get loaded. 4:50 a.m. and 52 degrees. hi karen. >> reporter: good morning, everybody, ready to start the week? looking live at i-95 right near the philadelphia international airport. looking good, construction is clear. all lanes open and no delays between south philadelphia and the delaware state line. so looking good on i-95. switching over to the vine street expressway here, no
complete closures scheduled this week. no overnight construction you're good to go, one or two cars heading westbound, a few heading eastbound, no big problems looking good. we're dry in the area, as well. northeast extension between the mid county tolls and lansdale. we have construction block be the right lane. southbound we have roving cruise that may cause delays, we have speeds heading 30 miles per hour northbound. it's affecting you heading northbound. pennsylvania turnpike, eastbound approaching downingtown blocking the left lane. crews are working hard. water main break in northern delaware, shipley road is closed at wilson road. stick to silver side road. people in chicago were injured when a semi ran the red light and crashed into a car and home. it happened saturday afternoon. the two people in the car drove
themselves to the hospital. they were in good condition. the 24-year-old semi driver was charged with one disdemeanor charge of -- misdemeanor charge of disobeying the signal. gas prices have jumped 41 cents as refineries make higher cost summer blend gas in compliance with federal regulations. lower fuel prices overall are helping airline tickets from jumping. united american and delta expect to keep fares lower in the future. airlines are still posting strong earnings and in some cases record profits. the major stock indices were mixed on friday, some up, some down and futures indicate we could see a lower open. volkswagen announced it will buy
back or fix half a million cars in the u.s. it admitted to falsifying admission reports on vehicles. the company has set aside $18 billion to pay for the buy backs and fixes and major fine expected by the government. 4:53. coming up at 5:00 a.m., dueling protests are planned in north carolina as protesters plan to blast a law aimed the lgbt community. hover board knock offs.
new concerns about hover board knockoffs, during a raid this month they received thousands of counterfeit devices. some of them have a ul insignia on the box which means the item is safety certified. it does not have authorization. a zoo employee who was killed by a tiger did not follow zoo policy. zookeepers are prevented from entering an enclosure where tigers have access. pope francis made a surprise visit to urge the crowd
to take care of mother earth and pray for poor people who bear an unfair burden of human and toxic waste. the coast guard thwarts a bubble wrapped daredevil over the florida coast. trying to make me eat my greens?low. no, just trying to save you some green. whaaat?! thousands of blue tags. thousands of low prices. my giant. do you think when you are president you'll be paid as... much as if it were a man-
5:00 a.m., monday, april 25. here's what's happening. a political candidate witnesses a spine-chilling murder that police say may have been gang related. we're live with the latest on the investigation. presidential hopefuls will be across p-a participating in stumping to get the masses out to work. we have beautiful day and tomorrow we're tracking showers. let's go to david murphy, whatever you have to do do it today, because it's going to rain tomorrow. karen rogers has traffic. >> reporter: it's starting out to be a nice one. a little cloudy in the northern suburbs. the clouds we'll see might be high getting thicker during the day. we're in the upper 40s in philadelphia, 49 degrees there. a light jacket a good idea. 48 in wilmington, 49 in allentown. 48 in trenton. down in cape may, 52. winds this morning are on the