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i'm dan ashley. >> i'm kristen sze. the president is in florida right now to meet those affected by the school shooting that left 17 people dade. >> an hour ago he and the first lady praised the first responders. two of the victims were laid to rest today. seven are still in the hospital. >> the president said he visited with some of them. he has not announced plans to visit parkland where the shooting took place. >> the fbi admitted it made a major mistakes. >> let's begin with maggie rulli in parkland. >> what if that was your child that was shot three times in the heart n the head n the hand? think about it. >> reporter: the first of 17 funerals begins today for the victims of wednesday's mass shooting. >> my home away from home was attacked brutally and tragically. >> reporter: just hours ago president trump landed in florida, visiting parkland to meet with first responders, survivors, and the parents who lost their children.
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>>, the job they have done is incredible and i want to congratulate everyone. >> reporter: as the president grieves with the community the fbi is admitting it made a huge mistake how it handled a tip about the suspected gunman last month. the fbi stays a person close to nikolas cruz contacted the fbi's tip line with specific concerns about husband gun ownership, erratic behavior, and his desire to kill people. the fbi had been alerted in september by a video blogger concerned that nikolas cruz left a troubling comment. jeff sessions ordered a review. and a senator, marco rubio said it was unacceptable that the fbi mishandled their calls. >> don't tell me there is no such thing as done violence. it happened in park ald. >> reporter: both florida senators are here in parkland today. bill nelson had a message for
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the president. he said listen to these students, these kids. they are speaking out welly like they never have before. maggie rulli, abc news, parkland, florida. a local lawmaker is reintroducing a proposal to modify a law called the gun violent restraining order. currently only family members and law enforcement can request it. it prohibits a person from owning a gun or ammunition. the proposal from the assembly man would add high school choorn and school employees to those who could request it. >> this tool could have been used in florida. there were so many signs this individual was dangerous. law enforcement saw signs. teachers saw signs. these are exactly the people that could -- can uses the tool. and in the future i would hope could use the tool. >> a similar measure was proposed in 2016, but was vetoed by the govern jerry brown. california already has some
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of the toughest gun laws in the nation. it's illegal to buy or possess military-style assault rifles like the ar-15. the same goes for magazines that hold more than ten bullets. also, gun magazines cannot have what's called a bullet button that allows a person to with quickly reload the weapon. supporters of tougher gun laws say it is time for lawmakers to do more. others question whether the laws work. >> the rhett of the world doesn't do this. seeing the news this week it's like enough is enough. >> i see california's laws focusing on lawful gun owners and making it harder for lawful gun owners to obtain a firearm. >> as for the gun violence restraining order we mentioned california is one of the only states in the california with that kind of law on the books. local schools are launching training programs to deal with active shooters on campus. in oakland they took a new approach to dealing with the reality of guns at schools. abc7 news reporter leslie
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brinkley continues our team coverage with this story. >> physical stuff, cameras, fencing, they don't mean anything. >> reporter: 35 oakland administrators and teachers hunkered down for a reality check today with a disaster preparedness consultant. >> in 2018 you have got to go home and have a conversation with your 3-year-old that goes like this, if you are in school trying to learn and somebody comes in to try to kill you this is what you need to do. it's sad we have to have the discussion but it needs to be done. >> reporter: the discussion wasn't about gun control. it was more immediate. what if a gunman shows up tomorrow, or next week, intent on killing. >> the idea is maybe we cannot stop active shooters armed with semiautomatic weapons from coming on to a school campus. what we can do is keep classroom doors locked every day. and better trained personnel. >> we know statistically that only very few people have ever been able to breach a locked door and hurt people. >> reporter: solomon says more practice is needed with lock
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down barricade drills. that means having drills at vulnerable moments like on play grounds and during drop off and pick up times. and train school staff to administer first aid for gun shot wounds. >> if you have a major arterial bleed that staff knows how to stop bleeding. the fire department can't come in until the scene is safe. we have to be able to take care of our children. >> reporter: the goal is saving lives. it was a sobering moment for staff here. >> it falls on my team to provide a plan of safety that every single person on that campus is safe. >> we can't sweep it under a rug. we can't send it somewhere else. we have got to face it. >> reporter: in oakland i'm leslie brichkly, abc7 news. the women -- the group behind the women's march is calling for a nationwide school walkout for 17 minutes at 10:00 a.m. on march 14th. that's one minute for every person killed in the florida attack. the organizers want to see students, teachers, staff, and parents taking part to send a
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message that congress needs to take action on gun violence. students at a central valley school spread messages of kindness today with phrases like smile 24/7, shine brightly, and be positive. this project at tanaya middle school in fresno has been in the works for a while but it could not have come at a better time. >> may have reservations or concerns about whether their child is safe at school. and to drive up and see these young people energetically waving positive messages you think yeah this is a good place to be. >> the teacher says they plan to wave signs once a week with the hope of changing the world one smile at a time. you can make a difference for the victims and families in florida. this go fund me page has raised more than $1 million in just one day. you can see it's at $1.1 million right now. and you can add your support. we have this link on our
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website, abc 7 you will find stories on each and every victim, students, teachers, and coaches. new at 6:00, the city of oongd says it reached a tentative agreement with service employees. according to the city, the agreement provides a 6% wage increase over the length of the two-year contract. the union members, which include public works employees r expected to vote on the contract next week. if approved it will be represented or presented to the oakland city council for ratification. three people had to be rescued by firefighters from the side of this cliff above a san francisco beach today. you can see one of them repelling, making their way back up in this video from sky 7. it turned out it was good thing our helicopter was overhead. fire fighters say it helped their res kai efforts. we also had abc7 news reporter wayne freedman on the ground. >> reporter: they were silhouettes on a cliff. they made beautiful pictures in
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a more beautiful spot. yet they were in a life threatening situation. do you mind talking to the news? no, sir. he is one of three hikers who owe their welfare to the san francisco fire department after a rescue from high above marshal's beach. >> they went down the easy trail, decided to take a shortcut back up and got trapped. >> reporter: the hardest part was locating the hikers and getting ropes to them. at 70 feet up on loose granite unable to move they had called for help on their cell phone. >> it was slippery. >> rocky. >> steep. once they got to a certain elevation they were able to walk correctly. >> reporter: he received a ticket for creating a dangerous situation. their identities remain unknown. their level of gratitude, the highest. what about the men who res crewed you? >> they were nice.
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>> reporter: you were you in danger? >> no. >> the san francisco fire department sent this tweet in the milled of the rescue thanking us for the live stream from our abc7 sky 7 helicopter, which was helpful for their crws. no thanks needed. happy to have been able to help. you could have watched that live stream also. we sent out this push alert through the abc7 news app as the rescue unfolded and kept streaming until all three people were safe. the app is free to download. we have version force apple and other devices. a berkeley businessman say y a homeless camp threatened his business when a fire spread close to his oxygen tank business. the city is aware of the problem and is evaluating what to do. >> reporter: business owners and employees are calling on berkeley's city council to step up after another homeless encampment fire. this one happened just before 10:00 a.m. off the freeway here along east shore highway.
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the fire, not far from this oxygen tank used by pacific steel casting company. >> if the thing had a chance of blowing up, we will have a huge explosion. >> reporter: one person was treated on the scene for a minor injury. employees say the problems extend beyond recurring fires. >> i'm escorted from the business to my vehicle because i'm in fear of being assaulte. >> reporter: they say there is also the issue of food filing up. >> there is rats and rats and rats. >> the police have basically told us their hands are tied and it's up to the city council to do something. >> reporter: a berkeley city spokesperson tells abc7 news the city council is aware of the site and issues there. they are evaluating next steps. he says all encampments are addressed on an individual basis and addressing health and safety concerns determines role in their actions. >> all the homeless people's stories are different. >> reporter: frank says he has been living here since his
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custom wrought iron shop closed. he has his own suggestions for what city council should do. >> they should put some toilets in and make it easier to get showers. give us a dumpster to put our garbage in. >> reporter: for now, employees of these nearby businesses say they continue to call 311 often. the berkeley fire department says preliminary reports suggest the fire was caused accidentally by carelessness with a cigarette. in berkeley, melanie woodrow, abc7 news. stunning details in an indictment handed down by special counsel robert mueller today. >> he announced charge he is against 13 russian nationals for meddling in the 2016 presidential election. >> the defendants allegedly conducted what they called information warfare against the united states. >> tonight, see the evidence that was used to build the case. >> i'm spencer christian. we have one more mild day coming our way. then a winter chill is going to settle in. i'm have the accuweather forecast coming up. new at 6:00, find out what
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this rocket is and why it's in alameda. aloha from l.a. abc7 sports director larry beil is in los angeles right now for the nba ♪ ♪
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new at 6:00, the abc7 news i-team has learned a former napa high freshman football player has filed suit against the school district and four faculty members for failing to prevent a hazing incident testimony former freshman football player says he was attacked by older boys in a locker room and subjected to a hazing ritual called poking. these photos are from the school's investigation into the incident. the lawsuit says he suffered humiliation and permanent emotional and psychological
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harm. the district declined to comment. this is the second federal lawsuit filed in connection with the napa high hazing scandal. napa county prosecutors brought criminal charges against six juveniles in the case. the flu season may have finally leveled off nationwide and in california. state officials say flu activity here decreased last week but another 22 people died from the flu. in total, 185 people under the age of 65 have died this season just in california. a quarter of those deaths are in the bay area. happening today, cannabis-inspired excursions kick off in san francisco and the east bay. the four and a half hour trips by a group called emeral farm tours cost about $200. visitors will stop at multiple dispensaries the tours are aimed at out of state visitors. medical marijuana is available in pennsylvania. only people with a valid license
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with enter facilities. more than 4,000 patients in pennsylvania have been certified by a doctor. as many parents know kids aren't always that alert right before school. >> one know vatta elementary school has come up with a bright idea to wake up their students and their mind. >> good morning, good morning, good morning, guys. >> keith bergman and his students have discovered the key to being happy. >> all they need to do is move. ♪ >> reporter: it's 8:20 in the morning and students from loma verde elementary in novato start out with a gentle walk around the school's outdoor court. then loma verde is put in motion. >> one, two, and front, and back. bounce, bounce. hop, hop, hop. >> i wake up actually at 6:00 in the morning to get ready. ♪ >> if i mess up, just keep
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going. it's for fun. ♪ >> reporter: modleed after a school program in los angeles bergman brought to it novato in 2013. >> those are habits you are creating for the rest of your life. >> reporter: we know from all the research out there that a physically active child will later become a happy healthy and productive adult. period. ♪ peanut butter jelly. >> i like to move. >> reporter: the parents and teachers are also part of the loma verde in motion program. >> it is amazing. it lifts my heart in the mornings. >> oxygen to the brain. it's a really good thing for them. >> reporter: and just as important as exercising is getting the proper nutrition. it's drilled in them every morning. >> bookly. >> broccoli. >> spinach. >> spinach. >> kale. >> i forget what it's called but it's something that makes your bones stronger. >> reporter: calcium.
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>> yeah, calcium. >> reporter: teachers say they have noticed a huge difference in the way the students. if in class after they get their work out. >> they kind of get their wiggles out so they can get into the classroom and focus. >> and one more time. >> bounce bounce bounce. >> reporter: because you can never have too much of a good thing. in novato,ly ann melendez, abc7 news. >> how fun does that look. ly ann was getting into it. great day for exercise outdoors, right. >> that's true. >> i'm bouncing right now. weather systems move so should forecasts. clear skies over the bay area right now. it's cool and it's going to get colder in the next few days. but not before we have one more mild day. here's a live view from our emeryville camera looking a at bright western sky. the sun has set. 55 in the bay. gilroy 57. and 54 at half moon bay.
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check out this view from mount tam. 58 in santa rosa. low 50s in napa, novato. concord is mild at 63. and 58 at livermore. one more view of the bright western sky from the east bay hills looking over the golden gate. cooler and windier on sunday. snow level drops down to 1500 to 2,000 feet as the cold air moves in bringing with it moisture, which could produce snow in the higher he williationvations. freezing cold morning and chillier days monday through wednesday. it will finally feel like winter. although it's still a bit dry. overnight, clear skies, low temperatures in the inland valleys will drop into the upper 30s in the chilliest locations. manly mid 40s around the bay. tomorrow we can expect another mild day. milder than today in many locations. low to mid 60s on the coast. mid to upper 60s along the bay shoreline. and upper 60s to low 70s inlands. let's look ahead. sunday morning at 5:00 we will
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see a few clouds moving through the area as the colder air mass comes in. it will bring with it just enough moisture to possibly produce a spotty shower or two near the coastline, maybe freezing precipitation in thigher elevations in the north bay. sunday night we will see maybe spotty showers alone the coastline but don't expect much. it's just a little bit of moisture with this system. the big change is we are going to have cold conditions and windy conditions starting sunday even. let's take our forecast animation out farther and get to the wind gust an nation. sunday morning, 9:00 dusts range from 20 to 30 miles per hour generally. and stronger in the afternoon. up to 35 miles per hour or higher along the coastline and all over the area we will see gusts anywhere from 25 to 35 miles per hour by sunday afternoon. so it's going to be windy. it's going to be chilly. there may even be a wind chill factor here in the bay area.
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monday we will see lows mainly in the low 30s around the reezing mark in the inland valleys. colder on tuesday morning with lows in the upper 20s. and cold still on wednesday morning with low temperatures in the upper 20s in our inland valleys, and 30s right around the bay. here's a look at the accuweather seven-day forecast. we'll have sunny and mild conditions once again tomorrow. blustery, chilly on sunday. bright skies. a few more clouds around. but it will be a bright day. and then on monday, president's day, old and gusty. pretty much the same thing on tuesday. getting slightly milder, but not by much on wednesday. and finally, late next week, on friday, our next chance of showers. you know, that chance is teasing us. earlier this week we thought it might happen wednesday. >> like the chance of winning the lottery? >> well, better chance than that. >> thanks spencer. up next, new proof that the bay area is one of the hardest places to own a home we want you
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a sign of the times in the bay area. a vacant lot on cull ridge navy palo alto is on the market for nearly $5.4 million.
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that's right. you are buying just the land. not even a house tflt santa clara county assessor says it comes down to supply and demand. with a low number of moments on the market and high demand a vacant lot is enticing for a buyer looking to build the home of their dreams. a new report is making jaws drop around the bay area. it lays out how much one needs to make at the minimum to be able to afford a home here. >> we are giving you a chance to weigh in. you can see voting happening on the bottom of your screen. >> i'm a he going to vote right now. it changes it. you see the worth it going across, too high. you can effect change right now. >> go to abc .com/vote and let us know what you think about bay area housing. it's found you need a minimum annual salary of $303,000 a year to afford the median priced home in san
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francisco. >> in slayera county you need more than $256,000 a year the. and marin, $252,000 a year. >> if you can actually get into the bay area real estate market and you know plant some roots, there's -- you can make lot of money. >> a lot of people are buying homes using interest-only loans. >> cashing in stocks is also helping people put down more than 20%, decreasing their monthly payment, trying to take the sting out of buying a home as much as possible. >> it looks like too high is still the majority answer here in our poll. what do you think about bay area housing prices. i'm voting here on my phone as well. priced out. you can see you get the instant results, and emojis that run across show how you are feeling a. pulse on the area. coming up new at 6:00, secrets revealed. we spotted this rocket in alameda and spent the day finding out what it is exactly and where it's there. plus -- >> the indictment includes eight
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criminal counts. >> a bombshell day in d.c. 13 russians now charged with interfering in our elections.
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>> announcer: live, where you live. this is abc7 news. >> stunning details in an indictment hand down today announcing charges against 13 russian nationals for meddling in the 2016 u.s. presidential election. the charges were announced by special counsel robert mueller. >> the indictment says that russian interference in u.s. politics began as early as 2014. reporter karen keuchel has details now from washington. >> reporter: a grand jury has indicted 13 russian nationals and three russian entities for alleged meddling in the 2016 u.s. presidential election with activity beginning as early as 2014. >> the defendants allegedly conducted what they called information warfare against the united states. with the stated goal of spreading distrust towards the candidates and the political system in general. >> reporter: a russian foreign ministry spokes wop has called the indictments absurd.
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the announcement was made by deputy attorney general rod rosenstein, attorny general jeff sessions a former trump campaign adviser recused himself from the russia investigation last year but the charges are the result of special counsel robert mueller's investigation looking into russian meddling in the 2016 campaign, including any connections between russia and the trump campaign. rosenstein said the allegations do not point to any americans as willing participants. >> the nature the scheme was that the defendants took extraordinary steps to make it appear that they were ordinary american political activists. >> reporter: the indictment alleges they posed as american citizens, operated social media accounts aimed at u.s. audiences and set up rallies around the u.s. including in election battle grounds like florida. they allegedly manipulated information about a number of candidates. by mid 2016 support trump and disparaged hillary clinton. the president long dismissed talk of russian interference in the election as a hoax. in a statement issued by the
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white house on friday he said it's time we stop the outlandish partisan attacks and far fetched theories which only serve to further the agendas of the bad actors like russia and to do nothing to protect the principles of our institutions. >> facebook released a statement on the issue, it says quote we know we have more to do to prevent against future attacks. it goes on to say facebook is doubling its security staff to 20,000 and actively working with the fbi to stop election interference by russians and others. after a rough patch, the markets seem to be hitting their stride again. the bowe rose for the sixth straight day in a row closing at 25,219. the nasdaq dipped a little. the s&p had its best week in five years, ending above 2700. today marks the 50th anniversary of the nation's first 911 call.
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it was the first time that callers had access to police, fire, and ambulance services just by calling a single number. >> technology has evolve over the years of course but the premise behind 911 remains the same. that is to connect people when they need help the most. >> abc7 news reporter chris nguyen has the story from san jose. >> reporter: inside the san jose dispatch center. >> hello, san jose emergency. >> reporter: these are the folks making an impact 24 hours a day, seven days a week. >> clear for code 3. >> reporter: on the 50th anniversary of america's first of the 11 call, city leaders are expressing their gratitude for the work that happens here. >> they are the angels on our shoulders. they help us out in the field. they send us to where people need help and they coordinate it when our officers need assistance as well. >> reporter: as the first point of contact for many who are seeking help san jose police and fire call takers field more than half a million emergency calls on an annual basis. >> it is like being an interpreter because you are hearing one language, then you
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are typing commands in another language so to speak and going back out in the first language and you don't really have time to stop and think and process how do i handle this call? it has to be second nature, even first nature. >> reporter: technology and empathy playing a role in saving lives. >> it's always changing, always dynamic. but you definitely get to see a lot of good things being done in the city. >> reporter: in the coming months, san jose hopes to implement a text to 911 feature to its system. down the road, video capabilities will also be added to the mix, which could be essential when it matters most. >> they can provide life saving instruction to 911 callers to help preserve lives while we are en route. their training is very advanced their jobs become more and more complex every day. >> reporter: providing support when the difference between life and death can be a matter of second. in san jose, chris nguyen, abc7 news. today a lunar new year. 2018 is the year of the dog in
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the chinese zodiac. abc news was in san francisco's chinatown today as they kicked off celebrations. fire crackers, lion dancers, and a brand-new 288-foot golden dragon. it has 44 sections with one volunteer per section. today was a dry run for next saturday's chinese new year parade. >> it's the same all around. it's easiest in the middle. the head is heavy and when the tail is moving fast it whips around so you have to be a runner when you are in the back. >> hard work for sure. for many chinese families festivities started last night with a lucky meal. there are eight foods that are considered good lung, dumplings, longevity noodles, and red foods such as crab or barbecue's pork. red is a lucky color for many culture who is celebrate the lunar new year. even california's first dog
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is celebrating the year of the dog. check out this picture the accordingy belonging to jerry brown. i have a feeling 20181 going to be paw-some. like that tweet. cute. do you know what your credit score is? and do you know what it should be? >> tonight 7 on your side's makal finney helps you answer some of those questions next. if you missed the latest spacex launch don't worry. they are building a rocket quietly right here in alameda. i'm jonathan blume with what we saw from sky 7 and what we found when lee we looked into it. ahead on abc7 news.
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what is that? sky 7 was flying over alameda this morning when the pilot asked that very question and then he spotted what looks like a rocket. >> we wanted to find out exactly what it was, and why it was there. >> new at 6:00, abc7 news reporter jonathan blume found the answers. >> reporter: they are being awful equiet about it. quieter than us. >> that's what the helicopters were all about this morning. >> that was our helicopter. >> nice work. it was a beautiful helicopter. >> thank you. >> reporter: the folk at st. george spirits had no idea that across theset a stealthy start-up was building a rocket. >> shouldn't they do it in the desert. >> reporter: it is unexpected. >> i heard helicopters and when i look behind me i see a giant truck with a huge missile on it. >> reporter: a truck that left alameda and headed to a building the navy once used to test jet engines. we called, and they answer the
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phone stealth space. they are an aerospace company that already created 100 jobs here. they are not saying much more. >> it's exciting seeing what's going on with the private aerospace industry. to see it this close to home is more exciting. >> reporter: they may not be talking to us yet but they are talking to local officials. in fact they filed a lease application with the city of alameda that gives details on what they are working on. days after spacex launched falcon heavy we found this company working on something smaller. it's called astra, it's compared to spacex and it's called the smallest rocket made to launch the new breed of small satellites. >> i'm excited about this. >> reporter: we think this was a ground test. you can see the char marks. the company says it's tight with the fire department, the city and the navy and ultimately wants too work with schools as it turns this into a space
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what is your credit score you? don't have to tell us. but in today's world you should be able to answer that question, right. >> go ahead and post ittan line for us. no, the answer should be 720 or above. michael finney is here now with how to track your credit score. >> 720 to 760 or above. depending on whatinking. >> is ideal. >> 720, you have got the figure. getting a good credit score takes time arc bit of devotion, and even some coaching. zachary fair works in food services in antarctica. he was able to take a job there in part because he paid off his student debts of $110,000 in just four years. the credit sesame website and its insight helped him along the way. >> when you are putting maybe
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$2,000 a month towards student loans, the number just goes down and down. and you are checking your debt and your credit score and thing are shooting up, it is a very positive feedback. >> reporter: adrian azaari is founder and ceo of san francisco base' credit sesame. >> we help people stay on top of their credit and their debt. we auto made it so they can take simple actions that matters and improves their credit. >> reporter: adrian says those who sign up for his free service want to understand their credit and how the system works. zak gets it. here is his first piece of advice. >> you need a mix of things. you know, loans through mortgages, car payments or whatever. but it is part of that game. if you understand the pieces of the puzzle. >> reporter: different kinds of loan is one piece. another peas of the puzzle is how much of your available credit is being louised. the lower, the better. zak hacks the system by asking
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for more credit. >> i'll ask for maybe one or two,000, and i will do that with all of my credit cards. i try to do it the same month. >> reporter: without paying down his debt he is using less of his available credit. >> and then your credit score goes up again. >> reporter: credit sesame starts by analyzing your situation, and offering advice. >> first they give people the free credit score. then we break down all the components that impact their score. and there are major components, major factors. and then for each one of those factors, we tell consumers what they are doing right, what they are doing wrong, and what they could do to improve their overall finances or overall credit standing. >> reporter: if you want to check out our credit standing i have a link to credit sesame on our website at just look for the 7 on your said page. now, i want to hear from you. my hotline is open every week day from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the telephone nobody is
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415-954-81516789 and you can also reach me on my facebook phage and on >> i'm badge dering dan for his score. i'm competitive now. >> it's not that great. >> thank you. >> i'll tell you what score is pretty good. it's the weather score out there. it continues to be beautiful. >> the surchl index is way up. >> the sunshine index is way up. but it won't be way up for long. one more day. clear skies right now. is uppy skies tomorrow. a we go into the lunar new year, the weekend is looking pretty good. mild afternoon tomorrow. sunny skies, highs in the low 70s. but it's the year of the dog by the way. things are going to turn ruff, ruff on sunday as it becomes windy and chilly. maybe i'm barking up the wrong tree. highs only in the 50s on sunday and ly cold weather early next week. look at the accuweather seven-day forecast. mornings, monday, tuesday, and wednesday we will see low temperaturesel below freezing in many inland locations. it's going to feel like winter
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although without the expected rainfall. >> you are just pawing for puns. >> you are both doing so well with that. >> stop. >> where is the love? >> wow. >> are you through? >> i think so. for the moment. >> larry beil in l.a. for the annual nba all-star classic. we like to send our show ponies down there, too. he will have preview and tiger woods
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> now abc7 sports with mike shumann. >> the nba annual all-star classic this year is in l.a. at the staples center with the warriors well represented with four players. kd will lay for team lebron, and klay and dray for team steph. larry beil is there. >> this place is packed. most of the major events will be held here at the staples they are home of the lakers and the clippers. ironically, there are no lakers or clippers in the actual all-star game itself. there are, however, four golden state warriors in the game. codd steph curry and klay thompson participated in a junior even. steph ready to enjoy a few days in l.a. >> city of stars, right? there is no shortage of people
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that will be around all the different festivities. there is a different buzz. great weather in l.a. amazing scenery. a lot of history obviously. so it's always fun to come here. >> get em, get 'em. >> draymond green flew in on thursday to take part this the nba cares program visiting kids at los angeles children's hospital. >> i think sometimes we all go through things and like oh, my god it's so bad and then you realize what these kids are going through and what their experience are, it brings you back and makes you understand and appreciate a lot of things. >> there it is. >> reporter: great perspective from draymond green there. the first all-star practice is tomorrow. tomorrow night klay thomp ton will attempt to regain his title as three-point shootout king. in los angeles, larry beil, abc7 sports. first game of the ooekd, celebrity shoot out, lakers versus clippers. quavo, the imgo's mvp. miles brown, 12-year-old actor
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on black list here on abc, he wants to play in the nba when he is older. clippers controlling the game. the ball doesn't hit the ground. degrassi with a lay up. team clips go on to win, 75- 6 the time. >> tiger woods didn't make the cut. shot 76 today. six over. two days he couldn't find the fairway. eight beings. mcdowel, 4566. 7 under, tied for first, patrick cantlie. it's tracking. inches from the hole. oh, you can't get any closer to a hole in one. he is tied at the top of the leader board at 7 under. 60th running of the daytona 500 takes place this saturday as more than 100,000 people descend
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on daytona beach to take in the 200 lap beach. allmendinger finished in third in last year's 500. to win on the most prestigious stage would be a lifetime achievement for the bay area product. >> the daytona 500 for not only myself but for the race team, for kroger click list all the partners we have in our organization, it would make the season, make a career, and make a lifetime. that's what we push so hare for in our sport, to win races, but more importantly, to win the daytona 500. >> more from the all-star game tonight at 9:00 and 11:00. hope to see you then. >> join us tonight on channel 13. wanted for a double murder in oklahoma and last seen in san francisco, police are asking for help at 9:00. on abc7 news at 11, embarrassing and unacceptable. a former fbi agent sharing his thoughts on how the department
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handled tips about the florida shooter. finally tonight a few thoughts on what really matters. another week with a blood bath at a school. i'm sickened and saddened by the helicopter video that's too common, students, office workers or church goiers with fear on their faces hands in the air running for their lives. 2017 was the worst year for mass shootings in u.s. history. they are all horrific. the concert massacre in las vegas 58 people killed for no reason whatsoever. a month later a gunman stormed a kmuchb in texas. it's one thing on television. quite another on the ground. within a couple of hours of the columbine school shooting i was on my way to littleton colorado to cover that tragedy. 13 killed by two students. it was gut-wrenching to be there in person. every time it happens, first the shock, then the call to action, then nothing. until the next one. and the sad cycle begins again. what really matters is that we
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address this crisis from all angles, honestly and purposefully, not with knee jerk feel good solutions that do nothing. it has to stop. we have to make it stop. i always love hearing from you. let me know what you think. follow me on twitter and facebook at dan ashley, abc7. that's going to do it for this edition of abc7 news. look for breaking news on twitter @abc7 news ♪ ♪ with the chase mobile app, michaela deprince could pay practically anyone, at any bank, all while performing a grand jeté between two grand pianos. she could... in a commercial. in real life she uses it to pay her sister, from her couch, for that sweater she stained. what sweater? (phone buzzes) life, lived michaela's way. chase. make more of what's yours.
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of three talented players who outthought, outsmarted themselves in the final. they didn't go with the obvious response that came to them immediately. they weren't able to come up with "samurai." but let's hope that today is different, you all get the final jeopardy! right. vinay and gianna, good to have you here. here we go. jeopardy! round begins now with these categories. starting off with... st. paul, minnesota. followed by... that sounds like us. and finally... rob, off you go. at the como park zoo, $600. here's jimmy with the clue. like other baby giraffes, violet, who's 5 weeks old, was close to 6 feet tall when she was born, and her spot pattern is at unique to her


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