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>> it's sunday, february 21st. good morning. thanks for joining us, i'm chris nguyen. carolyn tyler has the day off. let's look at the forecast. here's meteorologist lisa argen with the accuweather updates. hi, lisa. >> hi, chris. good morning to you. we have one area that's pretty foggy this morning. it's up by petaluma. just over a mile visibility here but otherwise it's a chill will and mainly clear start. high pressure building into the west coast, allowing for, you guess it had, more clear, dry and warm days ahead. so a quick look outside from our roof camera. up see the bay lights there. pretty still and calm with temperatures in the low 40s from oakland. mountain view at 45. morgan hill 43. we are looking at nothing but sunshine today. yesterday we had the high clouds. when the sun comes up at 6:52, we get a chance to bring on the warmth. in fact we are looking at numbers well into the 60s today. anywhere from 3 to 6 trees above where we were yesterday.
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and we've got a look at the final week of february. developing news out of michigan. a suspect has been identified in a shooting spree in kalamazoo that left at least six people dead and two others injured. police arrested the suspect jason brian dolphin, a 45-year-old white man from kalamazoo. the shooting started at 6:00 last night and there were multiple crime scenes, including a townhome, a cracker barrel restaurant parking lot, and a ford dealership. among the injured is a 14-year-old girl who remains in serious condition. the three shootings were all connected. better were not connected. he chose them at random. they expected him to face murder charges, and an arraignment could come tomorrow. back at home, more developing news out of san jose. police are investigating a crash that killed two people last night around 9:30 at hicks road and camden avenue.
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two cars involved in the accident, police say, had major damage when officers arrived. a woman died at the scene and a man was taken to the hospital where he later died. one witness who lives in the area tells us what he thinks may have happened. >> the one coming southbound was coming up a hill and that hill has a blind spot for some cars, especially at this time of the night when not many people are on the road. once you get over that spot, that car probably didn't have enough time to react and since that car was coming so fast, they just hit each other. >> this is san jose's eighth traffic fatality of the year and the eighth and ninth victims of 2016. >> an emergency meeting will be held tomorrow for displaced residents whose apartment burned in the mission district last year. city officials have ordered the apartment to be depolished as soon as this week after intense flames ripped through the building, and they say it's unstable and an earthquake could collapse the building on to the street. even if they did stay, rent controls would no longer apply.
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>> many thousand dollars, that's crazy, even in the mission. >> i think it's unconscionable that the landlord has allowed things to get to the point where they are. >> supervisor david compose said he calls it unjust and he's searching for a last-minute solution. the owner could not be reached for comment. [explosion sounds] that was the sound of an explosion in vallejo as the bomb squad safely detonated a pipe bomb. someone left it near the solano county courthouse yesterday afternoon and near a law office. the device was safely disposed of and nobody was hurt. >> a fire destroyed this building in napa yesterday.
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yesterday flames didn't reach a trailer and the animals made it out safely. driver was not hurt. fresh off her win in the nevada caucuses, hillary clinton will be back in the bay area today for three events. a conversation with hillary clinton starts at 1:00 this afternoon in piedmont. then in atherton she will speak with young leaders and she will speak in menlo park at another fundraiser. if you would like attend, tickets will cost you $500. also happening today the progressive democrats of san francisco will host a fundraiser for the bernie sander campaign. it's designed to show a contrast in campaigning while hillary clinton is also in the bay area. the sanders event starts at 3:30 this afternoon at market street in san francisco. a major change in plans to build california's high-speed rail line. as we first reported, the first leg will go from bakersfield north to gilroy and san jose. original plan was to build it from bakersfield south to burbank. the few plan also back the start
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of service from 2022 to 2025. a rail spokesperson said these changes brought the cost of building the line from $68 billion to $62 billion. much of that cost is expected to come from private investments. but some lawmakers are concerned costs haven't been lowered enough. >> this is really a map issue. we know we have in round numbers $20 billion. we can build the north with that. >> went from roughly $40 billion to $98 billion, then they detuned it and brought it down to basically a $70 billion project. still a lot of money but we are already getting cost overruns. >> once finished, it will stretch from san francisco to los angeles. erosion is taking its toll in san francisco. abc news was at the south end of ocean beach yesterday. you can see what's happening to one of the parking lots. crews had to pile sandbags to slow down the erosion. six agencies have agreed on a $340 million project to close the great highway south of the boulevard.
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the goal is to create a coastal trail in its place in 2021. here's something we haven't seen in months. recreational fishermen catching dungeness crab in the bay area. we saw lots of big catches. catching shows it's now safe to fish for sport south of there after crabs tested positive for toxins earlier in the season. >> i think the meet is fine. as long as you just get the knife cleaned before you cut. >> it's been a while before we've been able to fish for anything so everyone wants to go fishing. >> the commercial season is still closed. it will be at least until the end of next week before is state tests comes back to determine if fishing is safe. [applause] the streets of chinatown
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were filled with the sounds of celebration last night. thousands packed in for the chinese new year's parade. we have some of the highlights. >> 2016 is the year of the monkey, and for this chinese new year parade, they were everywhere. a monkey came with a saber rattler in the streets. mass he have monkeys were fixtures on floats. miniature monkeys waved to the crowds and a few monkeys were even in the crowd. >> hi, how are you? >> good. >> good? are you having fun? >> that four-year-old was having fun watching the parade but his mom was really having fun. >> this is the first time we've come here and we are having over the top fun. we lover this city! i can't tell you how much we love living here. >> the san francisco chinese new year parade is the largest and only event of its kind outside of asia. it featured hundreds of fans and people marching along the parade route.
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there is so much to see, some spectators try their best to soak it all in. we saw one was snapping pictures with his ipad and i-phone. >> what have you seen so far that impresses you the most. >> firecrackers, line dancers and fire blowers. >> and this nine-year-old was having so much fun with the bubbles she didn't want to talk much the guy with the microphone. >> are you having one with the bubblegum? >> it signals the entrance of the gigantic drag on. a 270-foot dancing puppet that always steals the show. >> the 27th chinatown street fair continues today with more dance, drumming on washington street below grand avenue. the event runs from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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>> we are looking at a glorious afternoon with temperatures coming up from 3 to 5 degrees from yesterday. -a dozen temperatures in the upper 30s. but right here 47 san francisco. it dropped another degree. we will talk about our modest warmup today. our big warmup all week long and whether or not we are bringing rain back into the last week of february coming up. >> lisa, thank you. also ahead, a surprise reunion for the injured baby horse that stole hearts across the bay area on valentine's day. and plus battered and bruised. the south bay woman looking for help after s at sleep train's presidents day sale, save up to $300 on beautyrest and posturepedic, get three years interest-free financing on tempur-pedic, plus same-day delivery. hurry! sleep train's presidents day sale ends sunday.
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someone lured a pet cat away from his san jose home and then beat and tortured him for hours. abc7 news reporter tells us the disturbing details with a story you will see only on abc7 news. and a warning. some of of the images may be difficult to watch. >> this is his feeding tube here. >> banks can barely move these days. two weeks ago someone grabbed him from his alma neighborhood and tortured him. the two-year-old has a broken jaw wired together, a feeding tube, a punctured tail, a comb, -- a cone, and a massive hematoma in his chest. the vet thinks he was hit with a
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baseball bat. s >> i don't know how someone could do that to an animal. >> banks is an indoor-outdoor cat, so it wasn't a surprise when he didn't come home the night of the attack. but 24 hours later he eventually returned, but he could barely walk. >> i'm grateful and thankful he was able to come home, yes. but i can't imagine the hours spent in so much pain. >> banks has to be tube fed daily. his owner started a go fund me account to help with the vet bills. it took just four days to raise the money. elizabeth donated $100. she's horrified by what happened. >> if they are torturing animals, that doesn't lead to anything good. >> some in the neighborhood is afraid the suspect is living among them. >> you never know when somebody comes to a store and they are trying do that. it's kind of scary. >> it can be anybody.
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it can happen to anybody. >> the owner plans to get the police involved. in san jose, lisa amin gulezian, abc7 news. a warning from santa cruz police after someone spotted a mountain lion yesterday afternoon. it was seen in the area of eskalana drive. residents are advised to use caution and secure small pets and children. our time is 6:14 on sunday morning. >> a baby horse that fell down a ravine got a special visitor this weekend. the fremont animal officer dropped in. she held the horse and pulled it from a ravine on valentine's day. she's making great progress. the city of fremont is taking care of fremont until a long-term home can be found. there's an otter baby boom in the elkhorn slew north of monterey. scientists have recently counted 12 sea otter pups with the latest coming thursday. this is a look from the otter
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cam. sea otters were nearly killed off because of trapping but in the last 15 years conservation efforts have brought them back. biologists believe their return to the slowey believes that some day they could be populating areas like the fran bay again. for many women losing their hair is an emotional side effect of fighting breast cancer but now there's a new device that helps them keep their air during chemotherapy. we have the story on abc7 news at 11:00. she will explain why the technology isn't available to everyone, and what one group is doing to try to help everyone. >> home run king barry bonds is back at spring training in a big league uniform. this time as a hitting coach for the miami marlins. when asked whether he should be in the hall of fame, he said there is no doubt. >> i don't really have an opinion about it. i know i'm a hall of fame player. i don't really need to get into that. there's not one player that can sit there and say i'm not one and there's not a coach that ever coached me that said i'm not one. and until you guys decide to
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make that final decision and that final decision will be made on your terms, but in my heart and soul, and god knows i'm a hall of famer. >> in the latest round of hall voting by the baseball writers association of america, bonds got about 44% of the votes cast, leaving him 31% short of the threshold for admission. it was his highest vote total on the fourth year on the ballot. his conviction for obstruction of justice stemming from a trial was overturned by the ninth circuit last spring. this probably isn't the place you would expect to find actors and star athletes. there was a football camp. player and oakland native marshall lynch and josh johnson coached and encouraged some very lucky young players. also on hand actors
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teron hoggerman and hugh jackman. their upcoming movie is about an eagle that soared because he never stopped believing in himself. >> when you watch the movie, you see it here. you see the guys inside who are motivating. they aren't there in the game, but without them, you know, it wouldn't work. >> jackman even got the chance to run a few drills himself. [cheers and applause] san francisco police chief greg suhr led a charge of officers into the chill of water in the waters off aquatic park yesterday. was it part of the ninth annual san francisco polar plunge and 5k dash and splash, all to benefit charities in california. last year they pulled in $235,000 for charity. great to see people do that. >> it's just 58 in san francisco. 60 at the airport. today numbers coming up anywhere from 3 to 5 degrees from yesterday's readings. we check out live doppler 7hd
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you notice the cloud cover, a few areas of fog. 8, 9-mile visibility. otherwise really doing okay and today really begins a milder afternoon. kickstarting the warming trend. we will see a big, pick jump in temperatures tomorrow. today will be just a little above average. we widen the perspective. and here's why. you see nothing offshore. there's a huge dome of sinking air. we call it high pressure. it's building in to the west coast and it's deflect being the storm track to the north. you see the tail end of the system wants to push into northern california, and that's about it. but what a gorgeous sunrise. nice and mellow there for you as we check out our roof camera with the pink and purple. 6:52 the official sunrise. morgan hill and oakland, good morning. oakland 47 for you. 48 in half moon bay. mountain view at 45. from our emeryville camera it's
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pretty dark yet from this vantage point with upper 30s for santa rosa and napa. 38 in fairfield and just 37 in livermore. 41 in concord. holding on to the low 40s temperature. but, boy, you are feeling the difference in livermore at 9 degrees cooler this morning. san jose, 6 degrees cooler. so it has been pretty chilly in the morning but with the dryer air mass we cool off quickly and then we warm up pretty quickly, as well. mt. tam looking pretty nice out there. patchy fog maybe along the coast. the protected valleys of the north bay. and then plenty of sunshine. we are erasing the high clouds and we are flirting with records much of the work week. the cloud cover will perhaps bringing a few showers. partly cloudy in chico. 61 yosemite. 70 los angeles. partly cloudy for you. and looking at some fog in the san joaquin valley. really quiet from north to south. unfortunately showing you where we are trailing behind, which is
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everywhere for the month. and upcoming for the last full week of february, and rainfall does not look like it's going to happen. so with only 12% of normal and a third of an inch at oakland, yeah, pretty bad for february. 32% of normal san francisco. nearly an inch and a little rain last week but it wasn't much. two inches up in ukiah. february was not impressive in terms of rainfall. march, yes, we can hope for that. but in the short term, no, we aren't going to get any. we are looking at temperatures rising well above averages for the week ahead. today a little bit above average in san jose. these are the san jose projected high temperatures all week long, with mid-70s near records possible and then we drop off next weekend at 69. not looking wet yet. 67 in livermore and san jose. 54 richmond, san rafael tell. 58 in cloverdale and fairfield. the accuweather seven-day forecast, a milder today, and a
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warming brings many locations up into the into the 70s. cooler by next weekend. so, yeah, just the messenger here. >> a pleasant forecast but one that doesn't do anything to help our drought. >> not at all. >> thank you: coming up next, , jerry rice did it, now danica patrick goes undercover. we will show you lyft's latest stunt. first in honor of black history month, we are celebrating the locally owned businesses making a difference where you live. the east bay everett and jones barbecue has received critical acclaim ever since dorothy everett opened the restaurant back in 1943 and there are now six restaurants in the chain. you can learn more on our bay area instagram
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>> dan harris joins us from new york to tell us what is coming up at 7:00 on "good morning america." >> good morning. was it a huge victory for billion dollars donald trump overnight in south carolina primary. is there anything that can stop the billion dollars from taking the nomination now? on the democratic side meanwhile hillary clinton halts bernie sanders' momentum in nevada but she may have a long road ahead
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of her. and the breaking news out of michigan. a series of random shooting around kalamazoo. several people dead, a city on lockdown and a suspect in custody. what could have motivated him. and a growing movement against beyoncé. cops are are angry about her provocative super bowl performance. so can her shows go on without the extra security? that's coming up on gma. see you soon. >> in san francisco everyone seemed to be irish last night. "7 on your side" michael finney, our very own irishman, hosted the cultural center's rose of trolley festival. the rose court will be on a float in the annual parade in fran and we will have live coverage of the san francisco parade starting at noon on saturday, march 12th. you can also watch the parade on
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abc7 news comand the abc7 news app. abc7 news anchor ama daetz was the m.c. last night at the wine and wishes fundraiser at the san francisco design center. 100% of the money raised went to benefit make a wish bay area. people in the packed house made bids on such items as dinner at the french laundry, tickets to see the sharks and even a week-long montana vacation. much more ahead on the abc7 sunday morning news. the fbi and apple remain in a stalemate over the government's demand that the tech giant hack into the i-phone of
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>> thanks for starting your sunday morning with us. carolyn has the day off. i'm chris nguyen. here's meteorologist lisa argen. she's tracking the weather conditions where you live. >> he, lisa. >> hi, chris. good morning. check out the limited cloud cover and the morning light there. the sunrise coming up in just about 20 minutes. so very nice. but we are cool in our east bay
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valleys, and also in the north bay. right now the temperatures 48 in half moon bay, 45 mountain view but plenty of 30s out towards santa rosa, novato and even livermore. the rest of us have taken time to warm up, but by noontime many areas flirting with 60 degrees. notice no high clouds here. we won't have much in the way of fog to contend with in the next few hours. and highs today above yesterday well into the upper 60s inland and around the bay. at the coast half moon bay about 60. we have a cool evening. and then temperatures will get even warmer. i'll have the forecast for you. boy, the next couple days, which is the last week of february, that's coming up. chris. >> lisa, thank you. it's 6:30 on our sunday morning. now to the race for the white house. >> some may have doubted us, but we never doubted each other. >> we go back tomorrow morning. tomorrow we will be back. >> the winners will take a moment to celebrate after two big victories. while those who lost reflect on
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what could have been. >> people of iowa and new hampshire and south carolina have spoken, and i really respect their decision. >> abc news reporter megan hughes reports from columbia, south carolina. >> reporter: jeb bush is out, and we now have two clear frontrunners. hillary clinton and donald trump now each have two wins in the race for the white house. [chanting hillary] >> clinton sounding confident and taking swings. >> we need more than a plan for the big banks. the middle class needs a raise, and we need more jobs. >> south carolina voters cementing donald trump as the outsider, now firmly on the inside track. >> there's nothing easy about running for president. it's tough, it's nasty, it's mean, it's vicious, it's beautiful. [laughter] >> when you win, it's beautiful. >> long lines to vote in both states reflecting a heavy turnout. ted cruz and marco rubio both
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with strong performances. >> thank you, south carolina! >> after another poor showing, an emotional jeb bush called it quits. >> tonight i am suspending my campaign. >> no! >> yeah, yeah. [pause] [applause] >> in nevada, bernie sanders emphasizing that he narrowed a big gap with clinton. >> we were 25 points behind in the polls. >> sanders is also trailing here in south carolina. democrats will cast their ballots here next saturday. in south carolina, megan hughes, abc7 news. >> after yesterday's south carolina's primary and nevada caucuses, republican national committee chairman will appear for an exclusive interview on "this week." you can catch "this week" with george stephanopoulos at 8:00
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this morning right here on abc7. >> holy [bleep], it's moving. >> what a terrifying scene. an idaho transportation department employee began running after taping a huge landslide in a remote city yesterday. it was elk city. 250 people were stuck in the town after the landslide. it completely covered the highway with 14-ton of rock and debris. elk city is two ours away from the nearest town. most of figi is without electricity this morning after a cyclone left at least six people dead and destroyed homes. winds of 177 miles an hour made it the strongest storm in the southern hemisphere. the government has declared a 30-day state of natural disaster. on tuesday privacy advocates plan to protest outside apple
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stores in more than 30 cities. they are against the cupertino company creating a hack to break into the phone of the san bernardino shooter. this morning one america's expert on cybersecurity. he claims he can break into the phone. all he needs is three weeks. >> a proposal to break the stalemate from fbi and apple. over the government's demand apple hack into the i tone of the san bernardino shooter. this cybersecurity person is offering to do it himself for free in 3 weeks. >> i guarantee you give me the phone, i'll give you the data. >> mcafee is defending their request, saying their request to create a back door into the operating system puts hundreds of millions of i-phone users at risk. his plan involves physically taking apart this phone and only this phone, eliminating any risk to other. >> using social engineering and plus the hardware and software, we perform our magic with the wands and it comes out.
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this is how it works. there are 10,000 hackers who can easily do what i'm suggesting myself. >> but the government said it needs apple's help to get into the phone. abc news, new york. >> thousands of people gathered to say good-bye to supreme court justice antonin scalia yesterday. ♪ >> his funeral was held at the basilica in washington, d.c. yesterday morning. vice president joe biden, members of congress and all 8 sitting justices of the supreme court were in attendance. scalia died last weekend of natural causes. his son, paul, a catholic priest, led the service. he remembered his father as a man who loved god, his country and his family equally. >> dad understood the deeper he went in his catholic faith, the better a citizen and public servant he became. president obama did not attend the service, but did pay his respects as scalia lay in
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repose at the supreme court on friday. >> a san francisco church is facing eviction and may be gone as soon as this morning after the service this morning. the saints john's coltrane search has been in fillmore since 1941 and is the only is oldest church born out of the music of john coltrane. the church said the managers at the west bay conference center are trying to double their rent as their lease expired. the church traded a petition to stay in the fillmore and needs 2500 signatures to turn in. of 6:36 is our time. disneyland is celebrating a 60th anniversary this year and the happiest place on earth is marking a milestone with a two-hour tv special tonight. dancing with the star's derek huff is acting as master of ceremonies. other stars taking part includes harrison ford, sir elton john, jimmy kimmel, and it begins at
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8:00 p.m. tonight on abc7. disney is our parent company. still ahead on the abc7 sunday morning news. radar sensors and automatic steering. those are just two parts of toyota's new technology package for one of the most popular cars in california. first a live look outside from our sutro tower camera taking a look at san francisco. it's 50 degrees. lisa argen will have your full accuweather forecast in just a few minutes. and a reminder, the oscars are just 7 days away. comedian chris rock will host them right here on abc7. we hope you will watch to see who wins.
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>> lyft and up to their contradiction once again. after successfully fooling san francisco with jerry rice under cover, lyft recruited nascar driver danica patrick to drive in charlotte. >> buckle up for safety. you're going to need it. my boyfriend thinks i'm a horrible driver. >> why? >> i follow too and i drive too fast. sometimes i come around the corner and i pretend i'm crossing the finish line. [laughter] >> i try to get like 500 miles in on sunday. and i try to do it in like under four hours. [laughter] >> on each ride, as you heard,
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patrick vaguely talks about her days as a nascar driver, but none of her passengers seem to catch on. eventually she told all her shocked drivers who she was. many decided to snap a selfie. >> that would be fun to snap a selfie with a star like that. >> totally. that is cool. we are looking at some chilly neighborhoods this morning, but also some fog in the north bay around napa. three quarters mile visibility. but it's 6 to 9 degrees colder from san jose to livermore this morning. and in the north bay, as well as the east bay, plenty of 30s out there. so today it will be warmer than we were yesterday, and we will talk about the warmest weather to come with this strange february we've been having next. >> thank you. also ahead, clay come thompson and the warriors rebound after friday with a big win over the clippers.
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the clippers' andre jordan wanted to be like steph. early it looked like golden state would blow out the clips, but he gets it back to klay thompson for the basket. going with the small lineup, the warriors were making it look easy. draymond green to steph for the hoop there. and thompson for the tray. golden state led by 13 after one. spieth got in on the act. curry finds him for the big dunk. warriors led by 10 at the break. the clippers turn it over here. thompson will get it to harrison barnes for the slam dunk. another turnover by the clips. and this is so pretty. curry to iggie, to thompson, who finished with a game high 32. the clippers did get a big gain from jamal crawford from downtown l.a. he knocks down the three and scored a team-high 25. draymond green got another triple-double with this feed to steph for 3 points. looks like it's over you the clips bench scores 13 straight. a pair of three-pointers and the lead was down to just three. after a bad inbound, c.j. wilcox
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with a chance to tie it at the buzzer, but no good. the warriors hang on to win 115-112. >> i love playing. you know, under the lights. this is what you play for, the big stage. it doesn't get much bigger than playing in l.a. and this has been a rivalry between us guys. and to win the game like that is big. i knew i had to bring my game, especially last night. >> we didn't want to do what we did last night. that was embarrassing. it's good to get a good win in against a great team. you know, start the road trip off again on the right note. and when we take care of the ball we are solid and almost impossible to beat. >> for years gonzaga was the class in the wcc but last night st. mary's had a chance to complete their first series sweep of the series since 1995. they were in spokane. the zags' eric mcclellan takes it
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mary's led by 7 at the half. and then knocked down three. the great pass to jock. and st. mary's holds off gonzaga 63-58. with two games left, they are in first place in the west coast conference. uss at loyola. they tie it up in the final seconds. dante reynolds is there for the put-back. steven haney puts up a point for a win but it's no good. there it was all loyola. haney pops for three of his 25. loyola wins. head coach johnny is punched up as stanford took home washington. he misses the three but doesn't give up on the play. steps in front. pass and scores. he had 20 points. but the huskies would pull away to win. this dunk. not a replay here but it looks like. a late dime for another jam. washington wins 64-53.
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stanford drops to 13-12 overall. 6-8 in the pac-12. and that is sports for a sunday morning. i'm rick quan. have a great day. >> 6:48, the time. lisa here with a very dry forecast. >> unfortunate le it is. much of february has been that with some record heat. yes, this week will feature more temperatures in the 70s and more record warmth. not it had, though. today we will see a modest warmup. sun coming up at 6:52. we are getting there. fog along the coast. not much, though. it's due to the big ridge of high pressure. air mass is drying out and creating more pressure on the atmosphere, allowing for dryer days. and unfortunately this is going to last. middle that this weak frontal system is being pushed up into the pacific northwest. tail end pushing through extreme northern california. as we look outside it's nice and
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clear electric pier 15, the exploratorium camera. and 47 in san francisco. good morning, 46 half moon bay. mountain view at 45 degrees. and looking at a clear start here from the emeryville. so temperatures today, more high pressure, and with that dryer air in place and the light winds, the 30s will be long gone in the next two hours or so. but it's certainly cool out there. napa 36. you have the fog, 37. santa rosa, 38 in fairfield. look at the 37 in livermore. and a lot colder this morning than you were yesterday. we will look for the temperatures in san jose to be much chillier this morning, as well. just 6 degrees colder. so you are feeling it there, as well as livermore and elsewhere we've had the starry skies for most. night and it's been quite chilly. from mt. tam you see the mellow colors. a little built of patchy fog
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this morning. not much. otherwise seasonable and sunny today. flirting with records today. the numbers coming up tomorrow from 2 to 5 degrees. it brings you slightly above normal. you notice electric north to south it's sunny and dry. 50s and 60s from lake tahoe to the suggest everyone sierra. 62 monterey. the winds pretty light. we will be looking at a little rain around mount shasta. nothing to write home about. 70s los angeles. numbers there climbing, as well. so in review, february has been awfully dry with anywhere from 12% of normal in terms of rainfall in oakland to about 30% at the airport. and we've got 14 to 19%, only a third of an inch. rain in san jose. speaking of san jose, high of 67 today. that's above average by just about two degrees. then we go up from there with near records much of the work week. we cool off by the end of the week. but does it mean rain? doesn't look like it.
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64 san rafael with numbers warmer tomorrow. much of the 60s replaced by 70s. the warming trend really gets underway and stays with us tuesday, wednesday and thursday. upper 70s around the bay and look at the coast. maybe we can get some rain by the end of the weekend. >> the warmer temperatures, there you go. >> you got it. >> lisa, thank you. time is 6: honda civic, honda accord and toyota prius represent the top three car models sold across california. jonathan bloom went for a ride in the new 2016 prius to see how the self-driving technology is already making things safer. >> when toyota launched its first prius, starting a car with a button was revolutionary enough. now on the fourth release some things haven't changed. 51. >> up to 58 miles an hour in the
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city. >> but a lot has and much is hidden. >> in the front you know we have the parking sensors. >> the whole car is covered with sensors hidden in crevices. >> you have this hidden. >> it monitors the vehicle in front. , in front of you. >> automatically keeping pace with traffic to stay a save distance behind. it's part of a package called toyota detroit safety sense. >> did you just hear that? that was a lane departure. >> that warning is nothing new. but now when the cars camera detects you are drifting out of your lane the steering wheel will automatically nudge you back in. >> i still need to fully turn it but it started to turn it for me. >> there's a warning when a car is in your blind spot or if you are about to back into something, and it can detect pedestrians. >> if someone walks out in front of your car, this will stop your vehicle and you avoid hitting somebody. >> it's part of a larger piece , a large are vision for toyota. they will eventually have a car that can drive itself, if you want it to. >> what if cars could become trusted partners? >> it's been just a few months since they started a robotics partner at m.i.t.
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after all, google's first self-driving car was a prius, and the new safety systems in the current cars is similar to what cars need to start driving themselves. they even no traffic conditions and displays the speed limit on the windshield. whether you obey it is up to you. >> i do know the speed limit >> just don't abide by it. jonathan bloom. abc7 news. >> up next, celebrating the year of the monkey in the south bay. the big festival today in san jose. ♪
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here are the winning numbers from last night's $212 million powerball drawing. >> nobody picked all six numbers so wednesday night's jackpot soars to $236 million. the winning numbers from the super lotto plus drawing. nobody picked all six in that drawing either, so wednesday's jackpot grows to $19 million. happening today, you can celebrate traditional and modern vietnamese culture in san jose with the tet festival for the lunar new year. it's an all-in-one festival that celebrates humans, nature and the living of the dead. there will be firecrackers, line dances and a talent show. tickets are seven dollars online or ten dollars at the gate.
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no surprise here, it will be nice and sunny out there. >> 67 today. it was 65 yesterday. 45 right now in san jose. we have 30s in the inland east bay but recovering in 67 today in live more and concord. 63 san francisco. accuweather seven-day forecast, big jump in temperatures for everyone tomorrow and continued all week long. not cooling off until next weekend. so very dry out there. >> lisa, thank you. and thanks to you for joining us on the abc7 sunday morning news. for lisa, carolyn and the rest of us here at abc7 news, i'm chris nguyen. the news continues online, on twitter, facebook and all your mobile device was our abc7 news app. as we say good-bye to you, let's leave you with a live look outside from our abc7 exploratorium camera at pier 15. "good morning america" is next. good morning america continues at 9:00 a.m. see you then.
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