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campaign. the fbi announced its revie revg new e-mails tied tots probe of the democratic nominee e-mail practices. i'm dawn timmeney. >> i'm chris o'connell. sources tell fox news the e-mail surfaced during the fbi's investigation into sexting by former congressman anthony weiner. the fbi director sent out letter to members of congressional letting them to this review. he said, new e-mails uncovered in an unrelated case are promming the bureau to take a look at them and determine if they contained anything classified and to a assess their importance to the bureau's earlier investigation. in july the fbi said its investigation was finished saying while clinton was extremely careless about her actions, they were not criminal. fox 29's dave kinchen is live in bensalem where governor mike pence just addressed today's big news. dave? >> reporter: trump/pence supporters actually got the word of this reopened investigation a bit earlier before mike pence
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even took the stage. but they were still jumping for joy many of them nonetheless. call it a late october surprise. fbi says it's reopening the investigation into hillary clinton's use of a private server at after new e-mails were unearthed fbi source revealing to fox news that the new e-mails were found during the sexting investigation of anthony weiner. donald trump weighed in while campaigning in new hampshire as the news broke. >> hillary clinton's corruption is on a scale we have never seen before. we must not let her take her criminal scheme into the oval office. >> reporter: in bensalem this afternoon, indiana governor mike pence rallied with supporters at tc mill work and praised the fed's decision. >> we comment the fbi for having the courage to reopen this case. >> reporter: fbi director james comb me sent a letter to top members of congress saying
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the bureau learned of e-mails that appeared to be pertinent and would allow investigators to quote determine whether they can they contained classified information. the trump/pence campaign is eager to see where the new findings go as is the clinton campaign demanding to know more immediately. campaign chair i don't know john podesta released this statement this afternoon... >> reporter: and while we do have that statement it remains to be seen whether hillary clinton herself will speak at length about this reopened case. chris? >> all right, dave, meanwhile governor pence is also speaking out about his close call on a rainy new york runway. officials say runway safety technology helped pro vent his plane from barrel ring off the runway at la guard in a airport last night.
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pennsylvania and his campaigns were evacuated through the back of the plane. governor pence said it was obvious the pilot was hitting the brakes very hard before the plane came to rest in patch of grass. >> we had about 10 seconds of uncertainty at the end of that landing. but just so thankful. so thankful to our pilots and frankly to the first responders the plane had no sooner come to stop that i felt like we were surrounded by first responders. >> luckily no one was injured. we are following every twist and turn of this election. stay with us for the very latest in the ever changing race for the white house both on air and online at skyfox is over the scene of a continues to be one big mess on the person pennsylvania turnpike. pennsylvania turnpike remains closed in both directions between the delaware river bridge and bensalem interchanges. crews are installing a new electrical pole and raising power lines that were knocked down this morning in an accident. you can head over to for more information on the eastbound and westbound detours.
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time to check in with fox 29 weather authority. sunny out there today. but a breeze kept things a little autumn like for students out at pennsylvania campus today in west philadelphia. did you not want to go out without jacket. meteorologist scott williams here with news just in time for the weekend and those trick or treaters. scott? >> it looks like we are going to see a warmer temperatures chris as we head toward the upcoming weekend it was sunny and chilly for your friday. the high in philadelphia made only to 57 degrees. right now it's 54. still a little breezy as well with those winds out of the north northwest. we have upper 40s right now in trenton. 50 in atlantic city. 54 dover. upper 40s in pottstown along with allentown. upper 30s chilly right now in the poconos mountains. still tracking some gusts over 20 miles an hour in the poconos. gusting right now in wildwood at 17. high pressure is in control. we'll see clear skies. the winds will diminish overnight and those temperatures will be dropping. we're looking at 48 at 9:00 o'clock.
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11:00 o'clock temperatures right around 46 degrees. mid to upper 30s in the suburbs tonight. 40 degrees in the city. but get ready for weekend warmth. look at the 80s off to our south. we'll talk about that warmth for the weekend plus we'll have the latest on what to expect as we move toward halloween. back to you. >> all right. thank you, so much scott. to a developing story now on a series of smash and grab robberies in our area. police say they are looking for at least six people and have a stolen vehicle in connection with at least two recent -- of those incidents. during the met recent robbery police say the crooks shattered a macy's jewelry counter and grabbed everything they possibly could. >> police are hoping to catch these brazen robbers before they strike again. fox 29's dave schratwieser live at police headquarters with the very latest on this one. dave. >> reporter: chris, investigators appear to be making progress in trying to track down those smash and grab robbers. they're also looking at two smash and grab robberies from
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over the summer to see if they may be connected in the meantime, the fbi has joined this investigation tonight. >> these guys seem to be professional. this is not the first time doing this. >> reporter: this is the latest surveillance shot of the smash and grab robbers in action. it was taken during thursday's mid afternoon heist at macy's on the boulevard when the bandits targeted watches and made their escape in this merchandise. >> this crew notice what they're doing. they're experienced and it's something we're going to try and get them off the street before they hurt somebody. >> reporter: macy's rob bro came after tuesday's big heist at boyd's on chestnut street in center city. investigators are looking for links to other smash and grab robberies. >> huge concerns. you have individual that is are striking look this in multiple incidents. >> reporter: daring smash and grab crew drove high end m mercedes in both heights. $50,000 at boyd's over $16,000
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at macy's. >> the same merchandise was used in the incident at macy's yesterday. this is all that's left of the red toyota rav four used to knock out a play glass window in the boyd's early morning burglary. it was found torched in north philadelphia two days later. >> a dangerous situation because typically when you have a robbery situation, they can explode at any point in time and that's our concern. >> reporter: detectives with help from the fbi are looking at two recent smash and grab robberies back in august. on august 17th, 3 men wearing hoodies used sledge hammers to bust open jewelry cases at the philadelphia mills mall. they took over a hundred thousand dollars in rings. >> probably be smart for them to turn themselves in at this point because again we're on top of it at this point. >> reporter: now so far, these robbers have gotten away with over $65,000 in stolen merchandise. they did drop a bag containing stolen watches as they left macy's yesterday and head to do that high-end mercedes get away car. if you have any information on the whereabouts of that car
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contact police or the fbi. chris? >> all right, dave, thanks. two philadelphia police officers are on desk duty tonight as the department looks into a late night shooting. the officers responded first to a call for an inn tock indicated and suicidal man on the 3800 block of eleanor street in juniata in man would not drop a knife so they tased him twice but that didn't work. that's when he say he came at this them with a knife and they fire. he's in critical but stable condition tonight at temple just hospital. terrifying moments for a teenaged boy suddenly woken by a masked gunman in his south philadelphia home. police say two men burst into the home on the 2200 block of 21st street around 4:00 o'clock this morning. the boy was sleeping on the living room couch when one of the gunmen demanded money and tied him up in the basement. police say both of the men then tried to destroy the alarm box. the teen was fortunately able to escape. ran a few blocks and called for help. he was treated for cuts to his feet. so far no arrests have been ma
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made. a 47-year-old man was killed yesterday in an tempted robbery at a boost mobile shop. robert anderson was shot several times inside the store on the 2900 block of north 22nd street. anderson work at the cell phone shop. police are still searching for a suspect. well, in closing ago dams in the bridge gate trial, prosecutors once again trying to prove to juror that is bridget kelly and bill baroni purposely created gridlock for political retaliation. >> then used kelly's infamous e-mail that reads "time for some traffic problems" as proof. two former chris christie aids testified they believed the closures were part of a traffic study conceived by former port authority official david wildstein. wildstein has pleaded guilty and he testified that both kelly and baroni were fully aware of the plot to punish the fort lee mayor for not supporting governor christie. the defendants face nine counts each. sigh of relief tonight for residents in newark, delaware.
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police say they've arrested a man who tried to kidnap two children there. 32-year-old joseph krueger is behind bars tonight on wednesday police say someone called them to the four seasons community aft someone tried to abduct two pre-teen boys. after doing interviews, officers determined it was krueger they were after. prosecutors charged him with two counts of attempted second degree kidnapping. the philadelphia 76ers are apologizing to night after the team pull the plug on their scheduled national anthem singer minutes before she was set to perform at their home opener in a statement the team says quote they welcomed singer sevyn for another chance to perform. the sing sorry says the sixers did not allow her to sing the national anthem at a game this week because she wore a jersey that read "we matter". instead a sixers dancer took to the court to sing the last minute song. here's the full statement from the sixers. "we are sorry that this happened after receiving feedback from
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our players, basketball operations staff and ownership group we believe the wrong decision was made, and sevyn should have been welcomed to sing. we apologize to her and in an effort to move the conversation forward, we have reached out to her to offer her an opportunity tore he return and perform at a game her choice. we are waiting to hear back ". a man weights for a family dollar store to close then gathers all the employees behind a counter and steals the cash. where police say he was hiding for more than an hour. and one local dentist is making sure that no one goes without a check up. why he's made it his mission to help those who can't afford dental care. sean? dawn, villanova officially puts a bow on their championship run. our tom sled depth check goes one-on-one with jay wright about the big moment tonight. that's coming up later in sports.
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♪ some chilling video from inside a south philly dollar store.
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police say this guy walked right into family dollar on 17th and washington last week. hid for an hour inside a back room, once employees were closing out the registers, he comes out of hiding and robs them at gun point. if you recognize the man, please give police a call. another armed robbery caught on camera this one happened yesterday in north philadelphia. take a look. police say this guy went into dunkin' donuts on the 500 block of west lehigh avenue to get some food and then left. he returned about 20 minutes later with a handgun and robbed the store. he was last seen running east on lehigh avenue. if you know anything if you reckons this guy, give police a call. and back now to your fox 29 weather authority. a little chilly to start but then it turned into really great day. >> apparently we're getting some better news for the weekend. scott? >> we're looking at temperatures topping out in the 70s, chris and dawn, by the up coming weekend. inland down the shore we're looking at temperatures mid to upper 60s. nice weekend on tap. clear skies right now as we look at the center city skyline. current temperatures are in the
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50s. so grab those jackets, sweater if's you're stepping outdoors to a football game. the friday night lights also if you're stepping out to a new restaurant or movie by 9:00 p.m. upper 40s. 46 degrees by 11:00 o'clock clear and chilly. ultimate doppler it's dry down the shore. dry in the pocono mountains and the lehigh valley. it should stay dry for much of the weekend, however, late sunday into monday there was a front that will move through that will bring a couple of scattered showers. we have 50 degrees right now in atlantic city. 54 in dover. upper 40s right now in pottsto pottstown. chilly, 38 degrees right now in the pocono mountains. so future wind gusts still a little breezy this evening but those winds really diminish overnight tonight. but look at the wind direction headed into your saturday. winds more out of the south and west. that is a warming wind and we are looking at those temperatures soaring tomorrow afternoon. take look at the pattern. a sudden surge of warmth will overtake the area. this weekend with temperatures
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well above average. the average for this time of year in philadelphia is right around 63 degrees. so for tomorrow, a high temperature right around 70 and then look at sunday. a pair of sevens increasing clouds and we'll watch that front late in the evening. so we'll time everything out. dry, quiet for tonight into your saturday. a lot of sunshine, a few high clouds kind of streaming by as we watch that clock, into your sunday, once again most of the day is dry. and everyone is not going to see that rain. here's 8:00 in the evening looking at scattered showers lehigh valley pocono mountains some of that activity will try and make its way toward the philadelphia area late tomorrow knight evening. so for tonight, 36 in the burbs. 40 in the city. a chilly breeze will continue. 70 for the high temperature tomorrow. a mixture of sun and clouds. mild breezy, a beautiful saturday on tap. so what about halloween as we move toward monday. behind that front, late sunday, those temperatures are going to drop. we're looking at a high
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temperature right around 60 degrees 3:00 in the afterno afternoon. mid 50s clear and creepy by 6:00. by 9:00 p.m., temperatures dropping into the low 50s so not too hot and not too cold as we move toward halloween. temple game looking pretty good. 70 for the high again tomorrow. 77 on your sunday. there's the cooler 60 on halloween monday. low 60s on tuesday. then warming again by the middle of next week to 72. upper 60s on thursday. and then another chance for some rain and cooler temperatures as we move toward friday of next week. guys, back over to you. >> all right. sounds really good. thanks, scott. residents in bucks county need something dental work were in luck today. >> one dentist in langhorne provided free emergency service to basically anyone who showed up. dr. patel says the concept of providing free dental care came from his father who recently passed. dozens of people attended the free dental day getting
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everything from a standard filling all the way to having wisdom teeth removed. dr. patel says he created the event to continue his father's legacy of helping those in need. >> it all started with a vision, my father was very shiver wal he was den fist for 38 years and he kind of said to himself, you know what, enough about taking it's all about giving now. >> the dentist's office plans on having another free dental day coming in december. well, this is a big weekend any time dallas cowboys are on the schedule. >> absolutely. >> that's what philly fans wait for. eagles we all hate dallas. >> we hate that star. but apparently the guys actually love playing in jerry world one of the players talks about how special it is to actually go to dallas. we don't want to hear that. plus we head out to villanova where the guys on the championship team get to see their team raised to the rafters. we go live to villanova next in sports. you out.
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no warning, no hearing. it's a lending practice so outrageous, most states banned it. but at the bank founded by pat toomey it was business as usual. forcing small business owners out of their homes.
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toomey even used his power in the senate to help himself, voting to gut rules that protect us and crack down on big banks. pat toomey. out for himself, not us. dscc is responsible for the content of this advertising. ♪ the whirlwind of championship year for villanova finally come to an end. they got the championship. they got the trophies but it's now to put the finishing touches on the greatest season in villanova history our tom srendenschek is at the pavilion for a very special ceremony. tom? >> reporter: sean, it does feel like this thing is lasted for a couple of years. not just a couple of months but you're right. tonight probably is the last piece of the puzzle hoops mania tonight the players will get their rings and yes the banner will be raced right behind me in the pavilion. i asked jay wright one-on-one
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what will it mean to always look up and see that banner and know it is a part of the building and part of this university? >> we have like a practice a run through for this event and when they -- we practice the unveiling of the 2016 banner it hit me. even then. i know tonight with everybody there when we unveil that, we see it will be up there with the 85 banner forever it will be something pretty cool. >> reporter: i tell you what, sean, there's one last piece to the puzzle. we lied. next saturday the villanova wildcats play exhibition game at the wells fargo center. they'll raise the banner in the wells far go center for villanova as well. >> hopefully you get your bling because you've been out there for long. >> you got it. >> get one for me too. now to the eagles. quick note on the injuries defensive tackle bennie logan will not play but guess what, cowboys wide receiver dez bryant
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will. that's going to be problem. this eagles cowboys rivalry about to hit another level and there's nothing eagles fans hate more than that little star. but the players seem to love going to dallas and they love playing in injury row world. >> man, it's nice especially when you get a w. just -- it's one of them games where everybody comes out. it's a show. uh-uh feel like you're in the boxing match because of how, you know, seem like everybody is sitting lower or, you know, like real low because the box is under you. the stage like when you walk out feel like you're on stage. feel like you're in a boxing ring. >> special "game day live" tomorrow night at 5:00 howard eskin, gary cobb, dave spadaro and myself will break down the game and the chairs becoming number one in the division. a lot of the questions that are being asked for game day we want you guys to tweet. tweet fox 29 and bill anderson who is the most hated cowboy? >> who? >> the one we're playing again against.
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>> it doesn't matter. as long as they got a star on the helmet we hate them. >> i was of them equally hated. >> i'll go with michael lerner. >> can't stand what he used to do to us. >> we got a great looking weekend forecast good ill whichly tonight. but take look at the soaring temperatures. 70 tomorrow. 77 near 80 degrees for sunday. then turning cooler as we move toward halloween. the high of only 60. >> all right. that's a nice little warmup. >> coming up tonight on fox 29 news after the world series, local police issue a warning after people in one town received this letter. it accuses them of cheating on their spouse. what that letter says will happen if people don't hand over some cash. that does it for us here at 6:00 o'clock. >> we will see you back here after the world series. have great night inside edition is coming your way next.
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