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>> showing us all of those ages. >> that was kate snow reporting for us this morning. nbc 6 news at 5:00 starts right now. >> announcer: right now, nbc 6 is everywhere. right now at 5:00 -- the music in the streets says good-bye to an inspiration. what the stars are saying about david bowie's passing. also, would people are in the hospital after their car plunged into a canal. this happened in lauderhill. also new details what that meant. plus, a star-studded sunday here on nbc 6. we recap what you missed at the golden globes. >> announcer: live, nbc 6 "south florida today" starts now. good morning, everybody. your time, 5:00, i'm eric harryman. >> and i'm sheli muniz. it's january 11th. and meteorologist ryan phillips is saying it's how it should feel outside. >> at 4:00 in the morning, you should need to turn the heat up in the car which is, ryan, what happened to most of us this
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>> that's going to happen. it's nice cool readings as for every morning this week. all the showers off to the south and east really not an issue today. some extra cloud cover in place first thing this morning. we'll work our way through that and get sunshine into our skies. i don't think we'll have a clear blue sky. forecast pattern just delightful.the temperatures spectacular. these a a updated readings at 5:00 a.m., we're down a degree. 61, opa-locka and miami. i've got the benchmark kind of at 60 degreesr so this morning for the forecasted temperatures. then we're going to take you to up thor 60s. i think atthe lunch hour, we're right around 70 degrees. that feelel great. i think we're only heading up to 72. and it gets cooler as the week goes n. more than on that in just a bit pit rue now traffic with kelly
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>> good morning. taking a look at your drive in broward county we have construction going on lanes i-95 and sheridan street, you can see traffic shift to get this shoulbe clearing up within the next half hour and 45 minutes. let's take you to the maps more broward. 826 southbound add kendall drive, all lanes are completely blocked off. you're going to have to follow the detour that is posted. then we also have construction going on, more construction, in broward county, johnson street between north dixie highway and 21st avenue. it's shut down, take fillmore street instead. a car is out of the water after going into a wild crash course plunging into a canal. dive teams have spent the night searchers for survivors. we understand two people didn't make it. two more are in the hospital. nbc 6 michael spears has an
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we've been wondering how are they doing and how did this happen? >> reporter: right now, we know one person is in critical condition and two people are pronounced dead. as far as how this happened, that's exactly how investigators are trying to piece together. we have images of that car, brand-new video of the car being pulled out of the canal. police confirming two people dead. a total of four people are dead in the canal. investigators say it happened at northwest 44th street and emery boulevard. when investigators arrived, they say one person was actually sitting on the embankment. able to swim out on their own. three people had to be pulled out by the dive team and two victims did not make it. at this time, we're working to find out more about the victims. one of the victims is a miner. we're not clear if the minor died or the minor is the person in the hospital. so a lot of questions from
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together exactly what happened. part of that includes taaing to witnesses. we just talked to one neighbor who described the scene. lauderhill police say if you know anything, or around this area around 8:00 p.m., last night, they want to hear from you. call police immediately. michael spears, nbc 6 news. >> breaking for you overinside, hollywood, california, legendary rock star david bowie has died after an 18-month battle with cancer. few details are known except that the singer passed away, quote, peacefully. and that information came from his family. a showman of rock 'n' roll, a career spanning four decades. he was 69 years old when he passed and had just released his 47th album "black star" and "black star" got stng reviews.
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seemed of this earth. he's now lefrlt it. he rent rules, gender, genres and our minds. one of a kind. cher wrote. devastated a legend is gone. kanye west tweeded david bowie was one of my most important creative. he died of cancer. an 18-month battle. miami police are now offering a $3,000 reward for information about the gunman who killed a 15-year-old this past weekend. unfortunately that was one in a spring of three shootings that killed two people. erika glover, erika, i mentioned this is a string of three shootings. >> reporter: three shootings in less than three hours. and now officers are working day and night here, trying to figure
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connected. now, officers also tell us that all three separate shootings saturday evening within the city of miami. now, the firstshooting was on the northwest second court. officers say one man was shot multiple time and taken to jmh condition. now, minutes later on northwest 9th avenue and 69th street, gunshots ng out in an empty field. 15-year-old alder hill was shot multiple times. he, too, was taken to h but died shortly after arriving. then around 10:15, as detectives were still on the scene where that teenager was shot. they heard more gunshots this time on northwest 55th street. the victim was 29-year-old jaquon leonard. he died at jmh. >> we're seeing these situations happen way too often. we need the community to come together and call us with information. >> reporter: no arrests have been made in this case.
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change that. they say if you have any information, you can call crime stoppers, that humber 305-471-tips. we'll tell you more about the teenager who was shot and killed just steps away fbom the high school. governor rick scott stopped in cape coral touring the areas damaged where a tornado hit on saturday. the national weather service confirmed it was an ef-2 that rolled through twessouthwest florida. winds reached up to 135 miles per hour and scattered debris about 12 square miles. officials say it ruined several homes, and about 10,000 people were left without power. while visiting, governor scott discussed growing up in florida. and remembers neighboring areas getting hit by tornadoes. >> it's a pretty scary time. fortunately, in the case of a
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this case no notice. >> we understand that the red cross opened up a shelter to families who weren't able to immediately return home. big changes on the way, although the dolphins are not going to the playoffs, of course, the team is still make something headlines. they're hired a third coach in eight years. this time, they're going young. adam gase will be the head coach. he's got an impressive resume. gase just coming off being offensive coordinator for the chicago bears in what most are ever. the team has scored the most season. resume. the head coach says after those two jobs he's ready fororhis one with the dolphins. >> it's an accelerated growth. this business, you know, age is only a number, but youou get older really quick. >> gase will be the youngest coach, as i mentioned, in the
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time now 5:09, still a lot more ahead. a day away from president obama's final state of the union address. we're tracking politics coming up. and we're getting a glimpse into the past of a suspected serial jewelry thief why people who know her say she's acting completely out of character. be prepared for some cooler air to greet you.
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50s in broward county. hershey's miniatures. we pour 'em! we pass 'em! we pick 'em! delicious fun for everyone.
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welcome back. tomorrow, president obama will give his last state of the union address. meanwhile looking to fill his seat continues swiping at each other. both democrats and republicans are wrapping up the events. the iowa caucus is just over three weeks away now. now tracking politics from washington. >> reporter: pressure grows in the presidential race for the
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hillary clinton picked up a key endorsement from gabrielle gifford and her astronaut husband. she say clinton is the only one who can stand up to the gun lobby. >> it's the only industry in the country where we have given that kind of carte blanche to do whatever you want to do with no fear of consequences. >> reporter: senator bernie sanders says he can be tougher on gun manufacturers. >> when gun manufacturers, for example, are selling guns into an area and know th those guns are going into hands of criminals, absolutely, those gun accountable. in a new nbc news/"wall street journal" maris poll shows iowa closer than ever with three weeks go, clinton leads sanders. the same with republicans, senator ted cruz has a lead over donald trump. eligibility to be president because he was born in canada. >> from ted's standpoint and
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has to stop this problem. because the democrats will sue him if he's the nominee. >> reporter: cruz believes the matter is settled. >> senator ted cruz was born to an american mother, and he says that makes him constitutionally eligible to be president. edward lawrence, nbc news. >> don't forget nbc news' special coverage of the state of the union started tomorrow night at 6:00. harrisburg clinton taking time away from campaigning to have fun on the ellen degeneres show. she talks about her appearance last year on "snl" and the secret she learned from kim kardashian. >> she whips it out. the light is there. she holds it at a perfect angle and she makes everybody look better than you have any reason to look. she's very nice. >> ellen's interview with c cnt will be air tonight at 4:00 on
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marco rubio is wrapping up his events just three weeks away from the iowa caucus. rubio had a rally with special guest rick harrison of the tv show "pawn stars." he talks about values, jobs, security and immigration to name a few. >> i know the story of people who are here illegally and it would break your heart. and i know the story of people here legally, and those stories would boil your blood and they take advantage of us. >> i didn't see him nick any selfies, though. presidential primaries will take place on the 9th of february. in iowa, the senator follows ted cruz and donald trump. >> announcer: now "first alert" weather with meteorologist ryan phillips, south florida's most accurate forecast. it's a dry start to our monday morning. also a cool start as well. hope your day is off to a beautiful start and you've got a great week ahead, because the
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tandem with that. we've got some great temperatures finally settling in. the rain out of here. live "first alert" doppler clear. but you can still download our free mobile app to the smartphone or camera. temperatures right now in miami, checking in at 61. we're getting to cloud cover up above that will thin out and focus on the sunshine. with a cool north-northwest wind drawing in the cooler but drier air well established in broward county. i'l show you that any a minute. at the bus stop, how about this, upper 50s and lower 60s. the kids definitely need some jacket to hold on to. maybe they'll wear it when@ they come home this afternoon. we've got cool air in. we'll hold our tends in check. we're trending below average f f several days on in. here's our cloud cover. mid and high level clouds
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with no precipitation. all of that well off to the south and east streaming into the bahamas. all is quiet here in the two-county area and into the keys. the readings now down to the 60s in key west. and temperatures still falling just a touch. we will only rebound into the lower 70s into the florida keys. "first alert" weather and northeast winds picking up at 15. a mix of sun and clouds but again staying dry. today's weather in the two-county area simply outstanding. lower 60s this morning. upper 60s, near 70 midday. 72, the "first alert" forecast high. how about tonight, more of the same but then we bring in the change. we're leaning toward shower changes. we'll actually begin to see sprinkles. lows tomorrow morning at 60s. back up to 73. i think tuesday's an umbrella day. we're back down with cool sunshine on wednesday. morning lws on the mid-50s.
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"first alert" forecast for thursday and friday but clearing out by the weekend. a littlewarmer, too. kelly. >> thanks, ryan. good morning, south florida. we're accident-free, 5:17 a.m. in both miami-dade and broward county. construction is starting to clear up, for example, on i-95 southbound, this is where we had two right lanes completely blocked off. agency you can see, traffic is getting by in all of the lanes. let's take a look at the maps. eastbound at northwest 57th avenue you're still going to have the right lane blocked off and the on ramp shut down for ananher ten minutes but 826 outhbound that's where we had all lanes locked off at kendall drive. but now headed out the door in the next five to ten minutes this construction alert will be clear. no issues in broward county as far as accidents. we still do have johnson street between north dixie highway and north 21st avenue shut down.
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thief is expected to make her first court appearance. on friday, the fbi arrested abigail kent. the 24-year-old is believed to have robbed six jewelry store it's in south during an eight-month crime spree. we're also learning kemp has been in trouble with the law since she was 18 years old. meanwhile, neighbors in her suburban hometown said she was most recently waiting tables. she was accused of swiping $4 million in jewelry from six stores in five states. they were shock issed. >> from the suburbs, you don't expect these kind of things happening out here.. you don't expect someone that you grew up with to do these sorts of things. >> investigators say kemp's biggest theft was right in florida. police say she made off with more than $400,000 from a jewelry store at panama city back in august. she's accused of holding salespeople at gunpoint. tying them in a back room and stealing watches and diamonds.
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wild coyotes is going high tech. choppers will be sending a drone above the largest parks. the florida wildlife estimates that drones can patrol up to 12,000 acres. once the droughns do spot the den, they plan to relocate all the animals to a new safe dropoff site. at the new dropoff site, they hope they find the roadrunner. and checking ahead. much more coming up. something out of a movie? if you agree, find out why his plans to make an autobiography film back fire. >> and just in case you missed it, we there's moving... and there's moving with move free ultra. it has triple-action support for your joints, cartilage and bones. and unlike the big osteo-bi flex pills, it's all in one tiny pill. move free ultra.
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el chapo was captured friday after escaping back in july. it eventually led to his arrest. awards season officially upon us. it all started with last night's golden globes awards on nbc 6. >> julia, as always looks like a drag of a party. looks like no fun at all. >> boy, that must have been so boring, right, guys? a lot of hollywood probably night. and the 73rd annual event honored the year's best in tv and movies with a new surprises and memorable moments certainly. it proved a triple triumph for one hollywood drama.
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>> decap prodicaprio won best actor. >> but there's something else thatdicaprio did that has apeople talking and tweeting this morning. details on that in the next half hour. >> you've got my attention. thanks, julia. if you're disappointsed you didn't win the power ball over the weekend, you're not alone, no one did. if you haveo come to work today, there's still a silver lining. >> tt's right. you have another chance to be a winner of the super powerball. now it's an estimated 1.3 billion, not million, billion dollar jackpot. no onematched all six numbers from saturday night's drawing nap has led to this astronomical prize. since november 4th, lottery officials say that powerball jackpot soared from its starting point of $40 million. the odds of winning are 1 in 192
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right now, cnbc 6 is everywhere. >> right now at 5:30, losing a legend. what david bowie's family is saying this morning, after his passing last night. plus, a car is finally out of the water after taking a fatal plunge in lauderhill. we're taking a look at two people who did survive. maybe you finished watching
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