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street run. trump protesters outside the rally. wentz will make his first official appearance later today. david and karen, i look forward to saying there's doug wentz at the super bowl. >> reporter: there's a possibility that the eagles get better with this guy, we'll see. nice that they picked a qb with a possible future. tam is like into it. satellite shows you there's a lot of cloud cover around. we had showers overnight, so the lawns and sidewalks might be wet. we might see active drizzle, but not a whole lot of shower activity currently. 46 degrees in allentown. 45 in reading.
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45 in trenton. had a in -- 45 in millville. on the bus stop, mainly dry, 44 at 6:00. 47 by 8:00 a.m. as we roll through the day, no break in the clouds, it will be overcast and cool. 11:00 a.m., 52, and 1:00 p.m., 55. 6:00 p.m., 54. a couple of sprinkles and showers possible. a few more later this evening, i do think the phillies will get their game in. if you're heading out on the towning or the ballpark bring rain gear or layers, it will be cool and potentially damp at times. karen rogers we'll have changes in the weekend, not all good, details coming up. >> reporter: it's damp and dreary on your friday. we had an disabled vehicle stuck right there, penndot on the scene, traffic moving better on 309 northbound at church road. also a disabled vehicle on
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butler pike at 309 that one is off to the shoulder, too, i-95 at cottman, traffic moving okay, no big accidents southbound traffic heading toward center city. we can see light volume starting you off, overnight construction is clear and looking good. upper pottsgrove township widow an accident that cleared, but the accident brought down a pole. the down pole is still an issue of we have fire police on the scene directing traffic at farmington road and state street. in abdomin -- abington we have an accident at old fordy road. two people are in custody in connection with the shooting in philadelphia's frankford section. witnesses say a woman opened fire on frankford avenue and margaret street at midnight. she hopped into a car and drove away. police tracked down the vehicle an hour later, the victim was shot three times and expected to
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survive. this happened 200 feet from another shooting late wednesday night. they do not believe the incidents are related. "action news" has learned that criminal charges are expected to be filed for three teens involved in the deadly beating of a delaware teen at a school. annie mccormick is live outside wilmington police with the full story. annie? >> reporter: matt, sources are saying that three students will be charged in the death of amy joyner-francis we are told that the charges are immanent at this time. we are learning details about what exactly transpired that game. it was a week ago that the 16-year-old died in the howard high school bathroom. sources close to the investigation said during an altercation with three other female students was knocked to the ground and stabbed repeatedly with pencils. one of the teens slammed the victim's head into a bathroom sink and later died while being
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rushed to the hospital. one law enforcement expert explained why investigations like this can take time especially sorting through instagram, twitter and facebook posts determining what is real and what is fake. you have to run down every single statement. there's so much information it takes that much more time to be able to close the loop on the case that you thought it's a slam dunk when in actuality it's not. >> reporter: one of the students is expected to be charged for the dwal killing. the two other -- actual killing, the two others are expected to be charged as accomplices. we are not sure when it will unfold, but it will happen soon. reporting live outside wilmington police headquarters, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." thank you for all those details. police in medford, new jersey have released this sketch
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of a wanted child predator, a man tried to grab an 11-year-old girl walking along big chief trail saturday night. the man reached for her arm, she was able to pull away. if you know the man, call police. the father of a young man who was shot and killed in a north wales church spoke to "action news," mark storms is charged with voluntary manslaughter and reckless endangerment. he opened fire and killed 27-year-old robert braxton, iii. they could not find evidence that the shooting was self-defense. the man's father, said as a man of god he has forgive storms for his son's death. even though i have so much pain and so much hurt from the life he took away from me, mark, i forgive you man, and my family
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forgives you, but you must pay for this crime that you did. >> reporter: storms faces up to 20 years behind bars if he is convicted. protests outside a trump rally in orange county, california led to 20 arrests. fights began to break out between the demonstrators and trump supporters. the crowd tried to swarm vehicles and tip over a police cruiser. another driver was doing donuts in the street striking several people before speeding off. mounted patrol set up a line of defense and ordered pros testers not to cross. ted cruz and his new running mate will attend a town hall in indiana today. he is taking heat in john boehner. the former house speaker refused to him always lucifer in the flesh. cruz responded that he never worked with boehner because the
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then speaker refused his invitation about the potential government shut down. hillary clinton took time off the campaign trail to hammer out her strategy against trump. challenger bernie sanders will join a protest about outsourcing jobs at the indiana carrier plant. the eagles did a lot of wheeling and dealing to secure the next face of the franchise and they got him. the philadelphia eagles select carson wentz. 9 birds coach compared him to brett farve. they say he has the passion that will be a great fit with the city's diehard fan. they will see a winner and competitor. they will see a kid who loves the game and i will put my best
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foot forward everyday and be the first one in and the last one out. howie roseman insists that sam bradford is still their starter, bradford's agent said he wants out. we want to conor macmannis macmannis -- congratulate will if you recall who went to the houston texas as the first overall pick. he won the catholic league best player of the year. great to see local guy's dreams come true. chilly times is the way i'll call it. >> reporter: storm tracker 6 live double scan shows you we are main line dry, there's a shower down in south jersey pushing in from southeastern cumberland county into central cape may county. everywhere else you might see a spritz on the windshield, but generally speaking just cloudy skies this morning. as we look outside, that's what we've got on sky6 live hd over
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the platt bridge, clouds and breezy in some spots at times. jacket weather and sweatshirt, too. 47 degrees in philadelphia. winds out of the east/northeast at 8 miles per hour. not real wind, but when you start out in the 40s and get a little bit of a breeze with the cloudy damp feel it's chilly. cloud cover from future tracker 6 to 12:00, there could showers coming through. 6:00 p.m., a little more pronounced rain possible in the northern suburbs. later in the evening, on and off shower activity up until 11:00 p.m. an beyond. if you have tickets to the phillies they could get the game in, but there could be a rain delay or light rain falling during the game at times, bundle up and bring along the proper gear for that. 47 degrees by 8:00. 51 by 10:00. 53 by noon. today we're stuck in the mid 50s for 0 most of the afternoon hour. not windy, but cloudy with the
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damp feeling and definite li a day for an extra -- definitely a day for an extra layer of clothing if you're going to be outdoors working. 55 in philadelphia. notice we're pretty much the same thing north to south. 55 in allentown and pretty much the same story in cape may. if you you're heading to the phillies, cloudy, showers can't be ruled out. 54 for the first pitch, 352 in the 9th inning. a little bit breezy, the big story is the cloudy conditions and possibility of shower. saturday was looking partly sunny, now it looks like the clouds will get socked in because we're developing an easterly flow that adds more moisture to the atmosphere. it will be dry, but cloudy and sunny breaks by the afternoon. sun up here north and east. 11:00 p.m. we're looking at showers coming in. sunday the neck -- next change.
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the latest models are indicating by the time you wake up on sunday, it's coming down. broad street run bring the rain gear. this is a chance this lightens up in the afternoon. by 4:00 p.m. we could down to light showers, phillies could be delayed if this holds true. a quick look at the seven day. 5 degrees, cloudy and cool, damp at times. dry break tomorrow, cloudy, 64. sunday, rain in the morning and maybe lingering showers into at least part of the afternoon, high of 60. on monday, we have some showers in the morning with possible clearing later in the day, 66. let's see, wednesday i should say looks dry, partly sunny and 70. clouds and sun on thursday, high around 70. maybe a shower. thank you, david. 5:41, coming up, the new disturbing details in prince' death and the mystery inside the
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purple one's fault. will farrell is staring as a president in a new movie, it won't be george w.bush and some don't like it. >> reporter: it's damp and dreary it's a friday morning you get a flat tire you have to change it. this poor guy penndot is helping him change the tire. we'll take a live look at the boulevard coming up when "action news" comes right back.
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a live look outside as the commute is up and going this morning, 5:45, 467 degrees, most of the folks in these cars have the heat on. things so? i didn't put mine on, waste gas,. he is special. >> reporter: i had my heat on, matt is special. suburban traffic report, [laughter] looking live at the boulevard. traffic is moving nicely. it's damp this morning, not too bad as you head out. no problems this morning on the boulevard. we have a problem at 7th and broad street a new accident in lansdale. watch for possible restrictions right there. hopping into new jersey, if you're coming up from turnersville or deptford,
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northbound traffic an easy 13 minute road from the ac expressway to the walt whitman bridge. no problems on the walt whitman bridge, either. i had found bh harp talking about an accident on i-95 southbound in wilmington an accident with some restrictions. down in areas to the south, delaware and millville, we're looking at some slight reduced visibility there, 3 miles in millville. 5 in dover and wilmington. 2.5 in lancaster. it's cloudy and dreary with a chance of rain or drizzle especially this afternoon. a good chance today we kind of stay dreary and damp. saturday 10% chance of rain. 50% chance on monday and tuesday don't you love this pattern that we're in? got to deal. an oregon man is charged with making threats against president obama. fbi agents found pipe bombs inside his apartment during a search in medford yesterday. police closed off the
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neighborhood until the bomb squad removed the explosives. uptown theater in philadelphia is hosting a memorial to prince tonight. investigators looking into the star's death are zeroing in on medication and whether or not it was under prescription. the prescription were found at his home an on his plane which made an emergency landing the week before he died. they confirmed prince was given a shot of narcan used for suspected opioid overdoses. they had to drill through prince's evaluate at paisley park. they had to act far as to safeguard all his assets. it is known is to store prince' invaluable recordings which dozens have not been released. will farrell is playing
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reynolds reagan in a movie. it's a comedy. they must convince ronald reagan he was an actor playing a president in a movie. his daughter wrote an open letter to farrell saying there's nothing comedic about the disease. the film is being shop to movie studios. coming up at 6:00 a.m., the hover bike that could be the future of personal aviation. a big surprise for bugged journalists who were visiting the white house.
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some of philadelphia's own best and brightest high
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schoolers were on hand for their own draft day. the students were introduced for the germ project works for public health and financial literacy. our friend ajay was behind it. 6abc a broadcast sponsor and the kids impressive. >> reporter: you were an impressive speaker. [laughter]. vine street expressway, westbound traffic heading toward the schuylkill expressway, eastbound on the left. you'll see extra congestion on the vine, penn relays, of course we've got the broad street run this weekend organ sunday you'll
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start to see all the bus detours they begin at 7:30 and last until 1:00 p.m. >> reporter: sunday unfortunately we'll see rain especially in the morning. today we have the kids dressed in jackets and sweatshirt a good idea. maybe both. it's going to be cool today. if you're running errands there's not much different between the morning and the afternoon. 53 by noon, the high is 55. we'll sit the on that for several hours, lots of clouds and sprinkle or shower falling from the clouds. a little better chance of that around the area this evening. i think they will get the phillies game in and i think it's a matter of bringing rain gear and no delay. 66 tomorrow for the penn relays, shower or drizzle. tomorrow if you're heading to the penn relays 64 is the high. it will be cloudy and dry. president obama -- by the way you can get the seven-day forecast at 6abc.com/weather.
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president obama stunned student reporters who were attending a special briefing by josh earnest. the approximated delivered a pay --ed president delivered a update on the pay as you go program for college. he took questions from the student journalists. a philadelphia police officer finds himself on the other side of the law. facebook does and we report what's going on now coming up at 6:00 a.m.
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look there into atlantic city, you can see that it is raining out there down the shore, that was the case for a lot of yesterday and it sounds like we may be in for moor that have today. a philadelphia police officer is under arrest for an domestic incident while off duty. alex mcadams surrendered on burglar and criminal trespass. he broke into his girlfriend's home last month and stole a personal item before chasing her out of the apartment. a rescue center in north jersey will be helping 170 dogs finding new loving homes. saint huer t's is taking in
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170 dogs from a meat farm in south korea. they will be arriving over the next two weeks and available for adoption. septa budget increased 3%. it maintains current levels with no fare increases. the hearings will be held at the montgomery county human services center in norristown. next and new this morning, fire sends a roof caving into a house in an active retirement community in south jersey overnight. apple's week got worse. a billionaire investor said he's out.
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good morning, it is 6:00 a.m., friday, april 29 here's what's happening. the eagles make it official, the new face of the franchise will speak in philadelphia today. we're live with the details. fallout continues after video of a an apparent fight club at a berks county school comes to light. don't put away the umbrella, accuweather is saying there's more clouds and rain, you know the whole thing. it's just spring. if you want to know the whole thing let's go over to david murphy with the forecast and karen rogers, we see the flashes lights, tough times for some out there. >> reporter: i'll give you a look at the region, storm tracker 6 live double scan, most of the area is dry, cape may county is saying goodbye to a shower that's pushing off the coast. there could drizzle for some of you, but generally speaking it's just clouds this morning. there could showers popping in on and off during the

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