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>> a pleasant good morning to you, 7:00 a.m., saturday, april 15. here's some of the stories we're following on "action news." north korea flaunts its military arsenal during the anniversary celebration. we'll tell you what this means for north korea/u.s. relations. a historic crash kills two people, what we're learning about the victims. added security at a local fair, why police are increasing patrols this weekend. outside we go to chris sowers, a nice day in store. >> reporter: it's i a nice day t here right now. without the wind it feels good. 39 in pottstown, quakertown, 39. center city, 49. warminster, 44. media, 46 degrees. glass borough, sewell, the pit mannor area, 45.
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mount laurel, 44. hammonton, blue berry country, 39 degrees there. agenda beach 46. dover, 52. cape may, the villas, 51. satellite and radar we have mostly cloudy skies this morning, the clouds increase from the southwest later this afternoon, but temperature wise it will be a delightful day, hope you have a tee time today, enjoy it. 9:00 a.m., 54. 2:00 p.m., 65 and one of the wonderful things about today if you have a tee time you don't have to worry about the sun blasting you all day as we'll have a fair amount of clouds upstairs. that's the call from accuweather today. as we look ahead it's a pleasant weekend overall, today and tomorrow, nice. cloudy today, sun and clouds tomorrow. june-like temperatures easter sunday and we see unsettled weather returning to the region later next week. i'll be back with the details in the exclusive accuweather
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seven-day forecast in ten minutes or so. >> look forward to the update, thank you so much. 7:02 a.m. tensions are running high between the u.s. and north korea. the country celebrated the day of the sun the birth of the country's founding father. third generation kim jong un was there to witness the celebration. the parade included ballistic missiles and tank and rocket launchers. the celebration took place amid concerns that north korea is preparing for a nuclear test or rocket launch. chuck severson has the details. >> reporter: u.s. aircraft battle group steaming toward the region and the american troops conducting exercises at the south korean border, kim jong un got a standing ovation from his top military leaders. the eve of a holiday celebrating the bitter of north korea
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fowrngd marked -- founder marked by military might. satellite photos show this nuclear test site ready to go as a top north korean official said the trump administration is more aggressive and vicious than its predecessor. president trump has often tweeted about the menace of north korea. they are looking for trouble and behaving very badly and playing the united states for years. on thursday, the u.s. dropped this giant 22,000-pound bomb on an isis stronghold in afghanistan. some suggested was it was aimed at sending a message at the pyongyang government. >> i don't know if it sent a message or not. north korea is a problem. >> reporter: north korea threatening we will go to war if
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they choose. now china is warning of gathering storm clouds saying we urge all parties to refrain from inadam -- inflammatory statements or deeds. >> philadelphia fire marshal investigating an early-morning fire in west philadelphia at 4:15 a.m. in the 14 hunt block of north hurst street. flames were shooting from a second floor of a row home. a woman and her dog were removed from the home. the woman was not injured. the dog was injured and getting care from red paws an organization that helps pets displaced by fire. police identified two women killed by a crash on the boulevard. the horrific scene happened yesterday. 40-year-old and 25-year-old were riding in an suv when it slammed into a parked truck around 9:00 a.m. the driver of the suv survived,
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he is currently recovering in the hospital. police say he was trying to pass in slow traffic and did not see the tractor-trailer parked in the right lane. the truck was parked legally. the driver stopped to get sleep as is required by the law. chopper 6 hd flew over edgemont township, delaware county where a car slammed into a tree. crews rushed three people to the hospital. so far their conditions have not been released. pennsylvania state police responded to the scene on valley road at middletown road at 7:00. investigator are trying to figure out why the car veered off the road. montgomery county district and the pennsylvania attorney general have charged an alleged drug dealer with killing one of his clients not by violence, but by providing him with the opioids that led him to overdose. officers arrested 44-year-old angel leon on criminal homicide charge of drug delivery
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resulting in death. the second time the charge has been filed this year. it carries a pent up to 40 years in prison. >> drug dealers in pennsylvania should be on notice if heroin mixed with fentanyl is a killer, if you kill a buyer we're going to hold you accountable. >> investigators say 52-year-old roger korfmann od'd on the deadly cocktail in upper merion february 23. increase the security will takes place at a community carve val after two teens were attacked tuesday night. this is the video. when the boy she was on a date with he jumped into help her he was pummeled, as well. carnival owners say they have been coming here every spring
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for 6 years and never had an incident like this before. >> this morning the search is on for the person responsible for killing a bucks county family pet. bucks county spca offering a 1,000-dollar reward to catch the killer of this cat here. the cat is named scooby. authorities say it happened between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. on monday in bensalem. >> it was a beautiful orange tiger cat that was friendly with the people in the apartment complex that he lived in. well-known amongst the children and other neighbors. very much loved by his owner. >> at this point, officers say they don't have a whole lot to go on since the shooting happened while the cat was roaming outside, and came back home with the bullet injury. the spca asking for help to solve the case. fbi is joining in the investigation in the double murder of a maple shade mother
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and her son. 38-year-old and her 6-year-old son was found stabbed to death in their home in the fox meadow apartment last month. the husband made the gruesome discovery after returning home from a work-related gathering. he and his wife immigrated from india to work for an i-t company. a fire yesterday did not injury anyone, but destroyed a barn. it started at canter hill farms on valley hill road. no people hurt, also no animals were hurt. look at this, this is a story that had a whole lot of people talking this morning. philadelphia police officers took on the role of some urban cowboys. they were trying to corral the runaway horse right there. no lass0s, the horse named big
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mama, escaped a riding club in the city's strawberry mansion section. somebody forgot to lock the stable door. big mama was a able to run free for several miles before officers caught up with her. the owners say they will double check to make sure the stable door is locked. i had a chance to cover the story and big mama is doing just fine. the local woman known for founding the white dog cafe is working to make philadelphia greener. find out how in the art of aging. a teen's love for chicken nuggets has gone viral. what he had to achieve to get free nuggets for an entire year. >> reporter: that's a lot of
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nuggets coming up in weather, some of the warmest temperatures so far are on the way tomorrow. i'll have the local day accuweather call when we come right back. >> so glad you're waking up
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with us, 712 ram, let's -- 7:12 a.m., let's get you caught up on the forecast with the man with the plan. >> reporter: i'm issuing a melting chocolate alert for tomorrow. 85 degrees tomorrow. i'm happy, it will be warm out there, very summer-like. the seasonal averages as we go live on sky6 live hd in penns landing, the seasonal average for the month of july is 87. we're forecasting temperatures similar to what we would see for the month of july. it's a one day shot of summer. the radars are clear we don't have to worry about precipitation we'll stay dry. temperatures not too bad,monday.
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wednesday, 77. thursday, 66. friday, 69. today we'll top out somewhere around 67 or 68 once again, so close to yesterday. 49 all right. dewpoint, 41. pressure falling off 38.38 inches. the wind are calm and we have a light breeze out of the southeast. the communicates on the water will -- communities on the water will stay cooler, mid to upper 50s. 52 in dover. 49 for philadelphia. 46 degrees in millville. there's not much of a breeze inland. that's how the day will play out. there could be the slightest breeze out of the south at 5 to 10 miles per hour.
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satellite and radar we see clouds increasing from the west. mostly cloudy skies and peeks of sunshine. future tracker 6 confirms that. we don't have any green out there, we'll be dry today and dry tonight and pretty much dry tomorrow, as well. early morning services look good, mostly sunny skies to the north and clouds to the south. 7:00 a.m., the temperatures tomorrow are already close to 60 degrees if not a degree or two above that especially in the city. as the afternoon wears on, full sunshine south and east, mixture of sun and clouds north and west. stop the clock at 4:00 we're talking about temperatures in the mid 80s. the rain holds off, 7:00 p.m. it's dry, between 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. we'll see spotty showers. if you do not see the shower during that time frame you'll stay dry until wednesday afternoon. today, increasing clouds and pleasant, 67 degrees a light breeze out of the south, southwest 5 miles per hour.
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starting with out with sunshine, clouding up by afternoon, peeks of sun. overnighter tonight, partly cloudy and mild, look at these numbers, 54 outlying suburbs, 60 for center city. the normal high for this time of the year is 64. we'll be close to that overnight. wind out of the west/southwest at 5 to 10 miles per hour. easter sunday, mostly sunny skies, morning services, 61 degrees, jersey shore, 57 or 58. so close, by lurch time, 78. 4:00 p.m., 85 degrees feeling like summer. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, nice and quiet over the next few days, 67 degrees today. 85 tomorrow. and then 75 degrees for monday. look for a combination of sun and clouds. monday is the last of the summer weather for a while. actually about two days, tuesday, partly sunny, wednesday, cloudy and showers, 67. the 70s return again by week's end. thursday, mostly cloudy, a shower or two is possible.
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it's not a wash, 75. mostly cloudy friday, thunderstorm, high of 73 degrees. that's nice. the normal is 64. everyday is above that. >> chocolate melt alert in effect for tomorrow. >> reporter: freeze the candy. >> 7:16 the time folks. earth day is next week. in art of aging tamala edwards talks with an activist who is working to make philadelphia green for more than five decades >> reporter: judy wicks proudly shows off the solar panels that are the main source of power for her home. >> i'm trying to show my neighbors how affordable it is. >> reporter: the 65-year-old has worked for justice and a healthy planet all her life from her hometown in pennsylvania and toville -- to villages in
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alaska. >> indigenous people are connected to the earth. >> reporter: from the march on washington to the standing rock demonstrators she walked a straight line from the 60s to today. >> i protect what i love, whether it's our democracy ornater, whether it is animals, community our children's future. >> reporter: when she opened the white dog cafe in 1983. >> we brought food from local farms, we paid our employees a living wainl. we gave benefits to waiters. >> >> reporter: wicks challenges others to pick up the charge and become society's role models. >> we want philadelphia to be a green city. we kneed to lead the way in this. tamala edwards channel 6 "action news."
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and whether good morning, everybody, thank you for waking up with us. saturday, 49 degrees, look at this picture courtesy of sky6 live hd. beautiful shot, meteorologist chris sowers will help you plan your weekend in just a bit. here's a look at what's happening in and around the area this week. tomorrow is easter, what would easter be without an easter egg hunt? you can get your hunt on early in new jersey cherry hill football stadium. street park will be covered with 75,000 candy and eggs. all the fun begins at 10:00 a.m. this morning. today marks the 70th anniversary to the day of jackie robinson's major league debut.
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pennsylvania convention center will have a photo essay exhibit and screening of two documentary films and life size cut out of jackie in his croon form to take pick in his uniform to take pictures that will go on from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. today. sports is next.
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>> reporter: welcome back everybody, 7:23, the warmest easter was on april 24, 2001. we hit 84. tomorrow we're draft ago high of 85. with -- forecasting a high of 85. if we manage to reach that mark it will be the warmest in 20 years. either way you slice it will
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feel like summer tomorrow. it's thank to this warm front off the coast. warm front slides through, overnight low is in the upper 50s, low 60s. tomorrow, southwest wind, 85 degrees, all the shower activity holds off until late in the evening probably until 8:00 or so. morning services around 60 in wildwood. millville, 61. 60 in philadelphia. watch what happens by afternoon with the southwesterly breeze, 84 by 4:30 in the city. 80 in dover, 70 degrees in wildwood. gray,. >> thanks for the update. sports this morning, the phillies play the nationals in washington, d.c. the phils losing streak 4 games. here's jeff skeverski. >> reporter: the phillies are cruising along with washington with the lead with aaron nolla
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on the mound they are in control until he exits stage left. he is sharp yesterday. phillies gave him the lead to play with. tommy joseph, bang two career hits beyounce strasburg both are homers. rbi double, nats tie it at 2. it stays that way until the 10th inning. gomez loses the closing job. bryce harper scoring from first. phillies lost a season high 4 in a row. they are back at it later today at 1:00 p.m. sixers fans want to know when will the painful process be over and when will the sixers be
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back in the playoff? >> i don't know let's talk about the team and see who we draft and let's see ben simmons as a point guard we'll talk real. we're not going to blink and feel like rushed to go spend stupid money on something that's going to get us a result that's below the line so that we can feel good about a single season. >> man, they need a playoff trip. brown said his number one goal this-season is to map out a plan for ben simmons so he is ready to be the point guard when next season starts. >> i think ben simmons has a good chance to be a matchup man. he is 6'10". if i say 6'4" it doesn't sound as wild. >> he is a transformation type of player potentially at that
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spot, not dissimilar to what magic brought to the point guard spot careers and years ago. >> reporter: are they compare simmons and magic johnson? can't wait. union have not won a match since last august, off to their worst start in major league soccer. 90th mining they are running out of -- 90th minute, they are running out of time. this is 53 yards away, are you kidding me, wow, over you on day blake and in. union lose 2-nill. they have not won a match since august, they are 0-4. that's sports, i'm jeff skeverski have a great day. a nevada teen wants free chicken nuggets from wendy's for years, to get it he will need to
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get a whole lot of help. >> they have great texture and flavor and many different sauce types. >> reporter: last week he tweeted to wendy's how many retweets for free chicken nuggets. less than a minute later, a response, 18 million him remember the picture loaded with superstars from the oscars in 2014, that picture, holds the record for most retweets at 3.3 million. carter will need five times that for a year's supply of chicken nuggets. he said he will not give up. as of this morning he had 2.9 million retweets. i just helped him out by retweeting. >> come -- coming up on "actin news," the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, stay woos we're are alle aferltsdz.
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>> a 52-year-old man is accused of killing one of clients. we'll tell you how he did it. a man is fighting for his life after a shooting overnight. one person is dead. plus, travelers ran for cover after they thought they herd gunfire. we have more on what caused the panic and the noise. let's go outside to chris sowers, chris i hear there's a chocolate melt in effect. >> reporter: temperatures will skyrocket into the 80s it will
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feel like july. it could be worse, it will not feel like the season. 48 in pottstown. 48 in malvern. center city, 49. warminster, 45. quakertown, 40 degrees, fortescue, 51. dover, 352. cape may, 52 degrees. satellite and radar we have cloud cover on city avenue this morning. expect to see clouds throughout the day. that will limit the temperatures somewhat, we'll see the highs in the mid to upper 60s. great lakes seeing wet weather this morning, most of that will miss us to the north. one or two showers could march in late in the evening tomorrow probably after 7:00 or 8:00 p.m. easter egg hunt looking very, very nice. forecast for today, cloudy skies, peeks of sunshine, very pleasant, though, high of 67 degrees. as gray mentioned the melted
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chocolate advisory alerts goes into effect tomorrow. the warmest easter i could find over the last 20 years was 2011 we hit 84. we're forecasting a high of 85. next week rain chances are minimum the early part of next week. we see wet weather returning wednesday, thursday, friday, as the system stalls overtop of the delaware and lehigh valleys. the weekend looks dry, but things change next week. when i come back in a few minutes we'll talk about the wet weather heading this way next week and the unseasonable warm temperatures tomorrow. >> 7:32, the time this morning. an alleged drug dealer in montgomery county is in jail. police say he killed one of his clients by providing him with opioids that led to an overdose. bob brooks complains it's -- explains it's how authorities are holing drug dealers responsible. >> reporter: this is roger korfmann last month he passed
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away. he was found dead by a made dead inside the hyatt house hotel in upper merion. he overdosed on a combination of heroin and fentanyl. montgomery county d.a. and upper merion police arrested his drug killer angel leon. >> we're going after people who are dealing drug and looking at them as homicide cases. >> reporter: by tracking korfmann's cell phone text they found leon and raided his house on the boulevard in philadelphia. they found heroin, loaded pistol, cash, a scale with heroin residue. montgomery county district attorney general charged him with the death. the opioid epidemic is growing out of control. fentanyl is 50 times more powerful than heroin and
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flooding the streets. >> montgomery county alone, 249 people died of overdoses last year. >> once the users find out someone died from an overdose, they want to go buy that bag. >> reporter: steel along with attorney general josh shapiro say the charges should serve as a warning to all drug dealers in the montgomery county and the state. >> drug dealers in pennsylvania should be on notice that heroine mixed with fentanyl is a killer. if you kill a buyer, we are going to hold you accountable. >> you hear drug dealers have been put on notice, officials say if you know someone battling addiction you should do your best to help them and call the cops on them if you have to. reporting in norristown, bob brooks, channel 6 "action news." >> in montgomery county, one person was trapped inside a house fire. this happened last night in lansdale. the fire started at 6:30 in the 700 block of abbey lane. thankfully firefighters rescued
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the victim. medics transported the person to the hospital. we do not know the victim's condition. police are not releasing details about the investigation. a neighbor told "action news" he saw officers take a man into custody in handcuffs. investigators were on the scene we know for five hours. new information to tell you about this morning, one man is dead another in critical condition after a double shooting in camden, new jersey. this happened in the 600 block of viola street around 11:30 p.m. we know crews rushed a 50-year-old man to cooper hospital with gunshot injuries to his chest and leg. he was pronounced dead a short time later. a second unidentified man also taken to cooper, but this person transported in a private car. sources tell "action news" that man was shot multiple times. so far police have not arrested anyone. it is not clear what led up to the shooting. new this morning, an overnight crash in the city's fishtown section sent a man to the hospital. here's the scene here, police
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tell "action news" the driver lost control of the red car in the are 15 or 1400 block of beach street. it happened at 2:00 a.m. the car hit a curb and roll over and trapped the driver inside. firefighters were able to free the victim. he was taken to hanheman hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 7:36 a.m. hang overseas, japan's foreign minister said the country need to remain on alert when it comes to north korea even after the celebration there. missiles were rolled out on the truck in pale yank -- pyongyang celebrating the 105th anniversary of the country. there are concerns that north korea will conduct another under
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grounder nuclear test. we'll keep watching it for you. an afghanistan official said number of isis militant killed in an attack by the u.s. military has jumped to 94. the u.s. commander in afghanistan ordered the use of the so-called of mother of all bombs. that blast happened thursday. they say the general john nicholson did not need the approval in at advance from president trump. the blast destroyed the cave and tunnel complex used by isis to move around the region. confusion turned into pandemonium at penn station new york city. the dram -- drama played out last night. an officer started screaming and people heard what they thought was a gunshot. that sent hundreds scrambling
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scattering in different directions even above to the city streets. but we are told there was never any shooting. we learned that amtrak police officer used a taser on a ben franklin -- passenger who was refusing orders. >> given our experience dealing with similar situations we quickly reviewed all the 911 calls and determined there were no actual shots fired. witnesses reported feeling terrified as a wave of people ran towards them. you can imagine what they were going through there, many saying they didn't know what was happening they were following the crowd. 16 people were hurt, none of the injuries were serious. happening right now police in knew -- newtown township bucks county are working to track down vandals who damaged neighborhood businesses. this is surveillance video released by police. the group went along sycamore street and damaged businesses.
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the video captured the vandals in action. they are seen tossing a bench that bounced back hitting the suspect in the red shirt. they dented the market's compressor and snapped a small tree. business owners believe it is only a matter of time before the crime is solved. >> they are going to get caught the cops will put the puzzle together. >> knew town police tell "action news" they have at least one person of interest in the case. we'll keep you posted. 7:40 p.m. a candidate for new jersey assembly losing republican support after a video surfaced of him making vulgar comments of a bar in wildwood. the ten second video clip shows him making a sexual prongs to a a -- proposition to a woman at a bar. the cumberland county gop and cape may county gop dropped their backing of the former
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apprentice contestant. he said the comments were made in jest to a friend. >> we heard of it raining cats and dogs, but raining marshmallows. the number of drugs available to treat heart disease can be overwhelming. a look ahead, which drug has the most benefit. this is philadelphia international airport, courtesy of sky6 live hd. meteorologist chris sowers tracking the easter forecast. "action news" saturday morning comes back after the break. ♪
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take a look at the scene 7:43 a.m., a lot of people anticipating this moment right here, this is live picture, animal adventure park in new york, april the giraffe 15 years old is about to have a baby. april has been pregnant for 16 months. people have been saying come on, april have that baby. she is having the baby we can see a hoof. she is in labor and exeblghted to have the baby any -- expected to have the baby. he or she will weigh 85 pounds.
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you can see the stream at 6abc.com, we can't stay with us all morning. april having the baby after having pregnant for 16 months. >> reporter: 16 months. >> she looks great for 16 months. we wish her a happy baby boy or girl giraffe. we'll keep you posted, 6abc.com the place to go. now this guy. >> reporter: let us get you outside and go live on sky6 live hd we'll start you out with a nice shot of the commodore barry bridge. temperature-wise it's going to be like yesterday, but the dinners will be cooler temperatures for the jersey shore and cloud cover more clouds than what we experienced yesterday afternoon all in all, the radars are clear. we'll keep it that way all weekend long. the next chance of rain is late in the day tomorrow. the actual forecast models suggest not anything at all.
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a stray shower or two, west of philadelphia after 7:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m. most of the easter sunday is dry. that's our forecast today, 67 degrees. north and west, pottstown 4 degrees. malvern, 48. long wood, 47. center city, closing in on 50. cinnaminson, 45. mullica hill, 48 degrees. agenda beach, 52. hammonton, 42. smyrna, 53. temperatures across the mid atlantic we're picking up the east southeasterly wind that's why the temperatures are chilly right now. the high will slide off the coast over in the next 12 to 24 hours. winds will shift out of the southwest. you can see the warmer air in the wings. charles, 65. washington, d.c., 57. the warm front is slicing the state of pennsylvania in half this morning. that will lift through later this evening.
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the numbers are off to the races easter sunday. there goes the warm front right there. wind shift out of the southwest. most of the weather associated with a cold front that will slide through tomorrow night will miss us to the north. one or two showers north and west of philadelphia. most of the activity passes on by in upstate new york into new england. mostly cloudy skies later that have -- this afternoon. in the overnight, partly cloudy that sets up a gorgeous day tomorrow. morning services, 7:00 a.m., we'll stop the clock there. mostly sunny for everybody. jersey shore more in the way of clouds, but they will push out to sea quickly. that's 4:00 easter sunday, hardly a cloud in the sky, showers off to the northwest they don't get in here until after 7:00 p.m. that's the far western suburbs. the latest run appears the showers will pull in after 8:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m. easter sunday is dry looking good.
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84 degrees by 5:00 p.m. wilmington, 83. trenton, 83. cooler right here on the water. you get into cape may, the villas, dell haven, wildwood, sea isle city, these areas in the upper 60s low 70s thanks to a sea breeze. philadelphia, 84. trenton, 83. allentown, 78 degrees. for today let's start out with the northwestern suburbs, downingtown, 66. lancaster, 66. kutztown, 65 degrees, increasing clouds for the i-95 corridor. temperatures around 66 or 67. and then south and east we go cooler on the water this afternoon thanks to the ocean breeze, sea isle, 58 degrees. cape may, 57. you go half-hour inland, millville, 64. south for the nationals phillies game, 1:05 p.m. nationals park expect clouds and limited sun and high temperatures in the mid 70s. easter sunday looks absolutely
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gorgeous, one of the warmest easter sundays in 20 years. 4:00 p.m., 85 degrees, the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, a nice quite weekend, 67 degrees, mostly cloudy today. sun and clouds tomorrow, 85. monday, sun and clouds, 75. tuesday, dry, partly sunny, 67. wednesday, thursday, friday, it begins to turn unsettled we get an upper level low that sits over top of us, lots of clouds and clouds and maybe a shower each day. >> children in michigan had their eyes to the skies as marshmallows came falling down. it's not the scene of a movie or something like that. it's the wayne county park 33rd annual marsh drop.
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>> in this morning's "healthcheck" ask drinking store bought fruit juice better than real fruit. orange juice has culls -- calcium that keeps your bone healthy, it contains sugar and lacks fiber that's found in fresh fruit. heart disease is the leading cause of death in the u.s. with all the information available, some wonder which drugs to take and who needs them. ali gorman has the words on which drugs provide the most benefit. >> reporter: experts agree high blood pressure and high cholesterol increase your risk of having a heart attack. what they don't agree on who should be taking the medicine to
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treat the conditions. consumer reports has these guidelines, first focus on your overall risk. >> anyone over the age of 40 their ten year risk of having a heart attack or stroke. there's an online tool to estimate that. >> reporter: if it is ten percent or higher, you need a drug to lower your cholesterol. if it is less than that, use diet and exercise or lose weight. >> exercise can lower your blood pressure by 9 points which is a lot that means you don't need medication. >> reporter: when it comes to medication, consumer reports says if you must take a cholesterol arrest blood pressure drug it's best to start with one that has long safety, they suggest low doses of staten
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drugs to prevent a heart attack or stroke. we have a link to the online rink assessment at 6abc.com. for people with tough to treat extremely high cholesterol there may be another option. repatha could cut the risk by 15%. it's expensive. it cost $1,000 a month. ali gorman channel 6 "action news."
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>> all right, folks last check of the forecast before we go. criminals, you say people are not happy about tomorrow. >> reporter: they think it is too hot. a lot of them have to cook and the easter egg hunt. we were joking around about the
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melted chocolate. 85 degrees, i'm sure not not unhappy, unhappy. they want it it'll cooler. i've got my man there, 85 tomorrow, 75 monday, get on it and enjoy a good week. >> reporter: 7:56 we're a few minutes from saying good morning to dporng. >> reporter: north korea kicking off a major national holiday unveiling new weapons at a big parade amid fears they could conduct nuclear test. the vatican on high alert days after recent terror attacks in europe what the pope is saying as roam gears up for one of the busiest weekends of the year. the wait is over for star wars
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good morning, america. this morning, show of force. north korea putting its pride on parade at its anniversary celebration as kim jong-un is locked in a war of words with the united states. [ speaking a foreign language ] the new weapons in north korea's arsenal. will this lead to a nuclear test? the comments from north korea this morning. situation room south. president trump monitoring north korea from mar-a-lago as he did with those air strikes on syria. with most of his senior staff back in d.c., who is advising him in florida as he deals with the rising tensions? commuter chaos. look at this. the frightening scene at the nation's busiest rail terminal. new york's penn station during the start of easter weekend. panicked tourists ducking for

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