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"action news" delaware valley's leading news program. with rick williams, sara bloomquist, and meteorologist, david murphy. good afternoon sara bloomquist is off and the big
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story on "action news" this noon is the latest developments in a plane crash that could be the result of a terror attack. authorities are searching for pieces of the egypt air flight after it disappeared from radar. marcy gonzales reports with the latest. >> reporter: the u.s. navy is helping with the search and the cause is unclear and officials say there was no distress call. search teams scouring part of the mediterranean sea for the wreckage of egift flight a 04. they are looking into what caused the flight to suddenly disappear from radar. the flight left paris at 11:09 local time bound for cairo, with only 20 minutes left in the flight, the pilot spoke to air traffic control and said all was fine, five minutes later.
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the jet vanished from radar. >> airplanes do not just disappear. that is why we are looking at possibly something catastrophic like a bomb. >> they are considering terrorism as a possibility. >> if you align the situation properly. the probability of having a different action or a terror attack is higher than having a technical -- >> family of passengers and crew members are gathering at airports in paris and cairo, now waiting for answers. >> if a bomb is said to be the cause investigators will not say how it could have gotten on board. no terror group has claimed responsibility. rick back to you. >> meanwhile, u.s. airport officials are monitoring the situation overseas but have not
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changed any security procedures so far. there is long lines here at philadelphia international airport mainly due to tsa staffing issues and passengers are prepared to wait longer. >> i think they get slower and i think they are more cautious and they need to be. and i wouldn't feel as secure if they weren't. >> "action news" will continue to monitor developments in the crash investigation throughout the day and find complete coverage online at in other news, the chester county d.a. has announced sexual abuse charges against a man in kalin township, and there could be more charges on the way as well. christopher joe -- is accused of aggravated and indecent assault. they are concerned there is more victims and asking anybody that knows about him to come forward.
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he is currently in the chester county prison. within the last 90 minutes, a reading police officer surrendered to authorities, he is facing criminal charges for his actions caught on cell phone video for a traffic stop last month. gray hall is live in reading now with more on the officer's arrest. >> reporter: well rick, that officer left the courtroom not too long ago. lets take you to the video as the 27-year-old officer left the courtroom, he is 27-year-old jesus santiago dejesus. he did not have commons when he left the courtroom. but his troubles began at a traffic stop on april 25th. he pulled over martina garcia and her boyfriend because she did not have on a turn signal and the officer said she did not have a license and she alerted the officer she was recording the incident and you see the
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officer grabbing the cell phone and throwing it to the ground and then punch the woman. another officer eventually arrives and he is arrested and charged with assault and then the berks county d.a. blasted the officer and charged him with official oppression and tampering with evidence and criminal mischief and back out live, the officer's attorney says that his client will be vindicated and there are several pieces of video that the public has not yet scene and as for clinton garcia, all the charges against her have been dropped. and we'll hear from the attorney later on on 6 abc. gray hall, channel 6 "action news." >> thank you. time now for a check of the accuweather forecast for your thursday afternoon. looking live outside sky 6 hd showing you center city and it's a nice and dry afternoon finally with warm temperatures and partly sunny skies. david murphy is enjoying the
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conditions out on the terrace and has the latest. >> reporter: this is the day we were waiting for with lots of sunshine in play and the temperatures are starting to warm up and we start with satellite. we had cloud cover earlier this morning and that melted away during the early morning rush hour and now a mix of blue skies and cumulous clouds mixing in. and how about the numbers, 68 in philadelphia and close to 70 in wilmington, trenton and allentown and reading. everybody is doing nice. down by the cool ocean water you are cooler in the low 60s. if you head to the playground, a day where sunscreen is a good idea and cool drinks and 72 by 2:00 and by 4:00 that is your high, and 74 degrees, finally in what seems like not often over the last couple of weeks, we are talking about a high temperature for the average high for this date. 74 one off 75. the overnight low right in the
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ballpark. rick, tomorrow another one for us, a little warmer and maybe more sun tomorrow, before things start to turn for the weekend, we are looking at cloudier and rainier conditions on saturday. i'll have the details coming up in the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast. for now a nice afternoon ahead to be outside. >> looks nice thank you david. turning to politics, presumptive gop nominee donald trump is holding a rally in new jersey to help chris christie. the event in lawrenceville will help him pay off the debt of his unsuccessful run. and the first time that trump will raise money as the presumptive nominee. he is since tapped to lead trump's presidential transitional team. and hillary clinton is just 90 delegates away from getting
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the democratic nomination. she still leads bernie sanders by 274 and is bigger when you include superdelegates. but still bernie sanders vows to stay in the race until the very end. >> dozens of pregnant women say they were scammed. also, an entire plane crew survived a training crash at an air force base. details when "action news" at noon comes right back.
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we are following breaking news from berlin, chopper 6 hd is live over berlin park where there say police presence after reports of an attack on a female jogger here. a number of officers have gathered on cross keys road this is in berlin park in camden county. we are following the investigation for you, we are looking live from chopper 6 hd a female jogger attacked in the park. we'll have more information as it becomes available to us. seven people made it out alive when a plane crashed at an
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air force base today. the b 52 aborted during takeoff at anderson air force base in the territory of guam. all seven crew members escaped with no injuries. federal regulators have accused a well known golfer from benefiting from inside training. officials say that nicholson received tips about dean foods and was told to trade the stock and he did so the next day and made a profit of over a million dollars. there is no comment so far from mickelson's representatives. and a company in canada apparently sold phoney 3-d ultra sound pictures. one of them turned out to be a stock photo from the company's
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website. baby view clinic in ontario, is calling it a technical issue but the women says the explanation doesn't add up. >> i have been looking at every day to get me by, and he is not even mine, i am looking at a lie. >> the clinic is offering refunds but the mothers say they still want an explanation. a victim of super storm sandy is suffering another blow years after the storm. the long island homeowner was waiting on funding to repair his house when it collapsed into a pile of rubble. it was on temporary risers when it topple sd over and the owner was living in a rental and will continue to do so. he has essentially given up on rebuilding. a mother led police on a high speed chase while her baby was in the car. this video shows the woman's car swerving and it flipped over and
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caught fire and the state trooper ran to the car and found the baby in the car seat upside down. the officer rescued the child, the boy's mother was arrested for dui and other charges. pennsylvania governor tom wolf is signing a mesh tour for the ignition lock law for first time drunk drivers, lawmakers passed the law this week. a first time drunk driver with a blood alcohol leave of 1.5% or higher, can drive with an interlock for one year without a suspended license. local seniors putting their best foot forward. that story and more when we come right back.
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fiat chrysler is recalling more than a half million jeep wrangerring because of a safety issue. it includes wrangler models from 2007 to 2010. fiat is not aware of injuries due to the issue. a data breach for linked in could be larger than previously
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thought. an estimated 317 million user names and passwords are being traded by hacker. the price tag is $122 in bit coin, linked in is looking to unvalidate the passwords affected . many older adults are pressured into trying to look younger. looking good can also make them feel good. >> carol owns a fresh produce company in south jersey and seeing looking good as an important part of his job. >> you can't do much with the aging process. but you don't want to look batters or beat up and want vibance. >> he goes to the gym to stay in shape and to the salon in mar ton to stay on trend.
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>> he has meeting and is traveling and it's important to look grooms and professional. >> i used to have it straight back and now a george clooney look. people that haven't seen me say i look much younger. >> and carroll is retired and says maintaining her sense of style is an important part of her self-esteem. >> i don't want to look old or become old, the more i take care of myself the better i feel. >> she regularly invests in hair and makeup services. >> i tell my seniors it's never too late to start a good skin care regiment, they feel healthier and they are glowing. >> it's about putting their best foot and face forward. >> it's the time in their life they can do what they want and when they want. so why not feel good about doing it. >> you look good and feel like going out be being social. >> you look the way you feel.
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health check this noon. there is more proof that a new type of drug is helping skin cancer patients live longer, researchers tracked 355 melanoma patients that took the drug that targets the immune system. it's remarkably advanced because those patients were thought to have months to live. and they were used to treat former president, jimmy carter for brain cancer. the "action news" team is work on news stories for tonight at 4:00. lets go to alicia vitarelli with a preview. >> tonight at 4:00, people running out of retirement money reverse mortgages may sound like a good idea but they are known to cause big problems and we'll explain why. despite regulations you need to be extra careful right about now. and check out these dancing dads.
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getting their groove on with babies in toe. we'll unveil this video and the smooth moves in big talker. i have to get that video to adam joseph. he can get involved with his newborn. and you can watch us streaming live on your smart phone or tablet. i can see you rocking those moves. >> my kid is 14 years old now but i would be like -- >> it will be tough. quick break and accuweather and meteorologist, david murphy when we come right back. frustrated with your overactive bladder medicine not working?
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or have a urinary tract infection, or uti. side effects may include allergic reactions, injection site pain, fatigue, uti, painful urination and difficulty emptying your bladder. tell your doctor your medical history. muscle or nerve conditions, medications including botulinum toxins, antiplatelets and blood thinners, may increase the risk of serious side effects. ask a urology specialist if botox can help calm your bladder. visit and learn how botox can be a low cost option. a pair of adorable puppies paid a visit to our 6 abc studios this morning. matt o'donnell and our producers took time to play with the puppies on the floor named brian and robby.
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they brought them by for puppy play dates helping to bring stress relief for people across philadelphia. the hope is that someone will fall in love with them and give these guys a forever home. >> the purpose is to find homes for these animals. that is the number one thing we are doing here. >> thea teamed up with uber for this. >> i love those stories. every now and then we get a chance to hang out with dogs and cats. >> it does make you less stressful. >> less stressful. isn't that what i said? stormtracker 6 live double scan -- we need a puppy. no rain out there, really good looking day, take a look outside. cape may and people are taking advantage of this weather and
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it's cooler down by the ocean, a nice day to go beach walking or city walking and temperature 68 degrees right now, the wins out of the south-southwest at 6 miles per hour. not all that breezy. all of us getting warm enough where you may want to be breezier. 69 in allentown and 67 in lancaster. they are on their way up through the afternoon. satellite shows clouds and showers during the morning forecast and now just the fair weather cumulous mixing with the blue skies and going for a partly sunny sky cover, partly sunny in the lehigh valley, and a high later on of 70 degrees, not too shabby, down at the shore 63, 64 in spots. getting up there now and evening out for the rest of the afternoon. partly sunny and cooler and nice. 74 is your high in philadelphia this afternoon. partly sunny skies and nice humidity is on the low side and
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winds from the west at 6 to 12 miles per hour. not all that breezy. for the evening commute, you probably still need shades we go for the sun and clouds mix. 74 by 4:00 and i expect it's holding to that 4:00 or 5:00 and 70 degrees by 7:00 tonight. a nice evening to be out and about. tonight clearing and cool 53 for an overnight low, right around the average low for this time of year. wins on the light side 6 to 12 miles per hour. and tomorrow better, high pressure is close by and we'll see sunshine mixing with a few clouds, but a couple of degrees warmer with a high of 76 degrees and i expect it to feel fairly comfortable and cool drinks are probably important and sunscreen if are you out and about and another nice afternoon and i do think it will be nice for the phillies and union in the evening as well. we do have a change coming for the weekend, an area of low pressure coming by and passing
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us by the south, it's close enough to get periods of rain on saturday. some of which could be steady rain. a saturday soaker and not a great day but a little bit of a recovery on surround. your exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast a high of 74 this afternoon and 76 tomorrow and sunny and nice. a great day to watch the phillies or union down in chester. and then for the weekend, cloudy and rainy on saturday a high of just 62 degrees, the rain could be steady at times. sunday mostly cloudy and an afternoon thunderstorm cannot be ruled out but drier than saturday a high of 70. for the coming work week monday and tuesday a mix of clouds and sun and highs in the low to mid-70s. each day you could see a spotty shower as the low is trying to pull away from us. but not too bad and wednesday the return of 100% nice and 76 degrees and sunshine. and could be 80 by next
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wednesday. >> that would be a nice change. thank you david. coming up on "action news" at 12:30, their hot air balloon ride in california ended with a helicopter rescue. and a dinosaur expert stumbles upon a fossil and discovered a new dinosaur. if you have medicare parts a and b and want more coverage, guess what? you could apply for a medicare supplement insurance plan whenever you want. no enrollment window. no waiting to apply. that means now may be a great time to shop for an
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david murphy. hello again sara is off and here are the stories we are following for you on "action news" at 12:30. investigators are trying to figure out what caused an egypt air jet liner to crash and the possibility that it was a terror attack is increasing. and the expected lengthy trial of congressman, chaka fattah continues and find out what a government key witness said on the stand today in center city. and the development of a delaware teenager that was attacked in her high school bathroom and later died. and an egypt air flight to cairo from paris crashed into the mediterranean sea. there were 66 passengers and crew on board and no signs of survivors. the crash of flight 804 was more likely caused by a terror attack than technical problems, the plane made abrupt turns


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