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hurt inflammation side effect known as myocarditis. >> the bottom line is getting covid is much riskier to the heart than getting the vaccine. larry: the cdc estimates that for every million pediatric vaccinations, more than 18,000 cases and 80 hospitalizations could prevented. kristen: let's go to reporter leslie brinkley. shots will be available as early as friday, right, in contra costa county? leslie: that's exactly right, realistic expectations is, across the bay area, the pfizer vaccine for children could be available by friday at major health clinics, at pharmacies, but the county itself says they expect to be ready to roll it out by saturday in their clinics. in the rollout is expected to be very rapid. >> i think a lot of people will rush to get the vaccine and that is probably a good idea.
leslie: this pediatrician has been immunizing children in the lafayette area for 30 years. she is fielding lots of calls for parents as the vaccine rollout advances. so what do you hear parents calling, what did they say to you? >> that they are afraid. afraid of the whole thing, afraid of covid, afraid of the vaccine. although there are some who just can't wait. there are plenty of parents who are ready to dial the number and sign their death. leslie: the contra costa county health department expects the rollout to happen rapidly once they get the doses. >> parents can get the vaccines at several locations which include pharmacies throughout the county, health care providers, the large health care providers, and community clinics. leslie: walk-in school-based vaccine clinics are already getting scheduled for next week, with the goal of immunizing children by the holiday season. parents are advised to look for communication from the district in the coming days.
>> some of the west country unified school district, no diablo's school district and a few others. >> i think people who are feeling more cautious could wait a little bit -- not too long, hopefully. i think time will help people who are really worried. leslie: what will it look like? what to expect? much like it is for adults, whether it is a drive-through clinic or a walk in or you set an appointment, i am told appointments are not available yet. officials tell me they expect a big rash in the next couple of weeks, and then some of the people who might be more hesitant after they see things more smoothly, they anticipate that they might more inclined and reassured together children vaccinated -- to get their children vaccinated. the third dose, the smaller pediatric dose for five to 11-year-olds is being shipped out in separate boxes from the adult dose and the vials will have different-colored tops on
them to prevent their being any kind of a mixup. kristen: that's a good idea. did any of the medical experts you talked with mentioned ways to prepare your child to getting the vaccine? leslie: of course. they suggested not telling your child, five to 11-year-old, too far in advance, may be on the day of the vaccine. saying that you will be getting it, reassuring them that they are being brave, that they are helping their community, and in the end, as always, having a toy or treat to offer after the vaccine is always a good idea. reporting live in the east today, leslie brinkley, abc 7 news. kristen: leslie, thank san francisco unified is keeping a close eye on the rollout for children. the superintendent said today that as soon as the cdc gives the green light, the district is ready to get shots into students' arms. >> it has to be approved by the california department of public
health. . as soon as all the approvals happen and the vaccines arrived, we will be ready to begin administering. kristen: the superintendent met with fourth and fifth grade students at accomack's academy elementary school. he answered their questions -- at malcolm x academy elementary school. he answered their questions. 95% of children ages 12-17 are already vaccinated. larry: dr. patel is a member of our very own abc 7 news vaccination team. he is joining us to talk about this. how reluctant you think some parents will be to get their kids that shot? dr. patel: we are worried a lot of parents will be reluctant. previous surveys were showing only 30% would get the kids their shot. hopefully the number went up after seeing these unanimous votes from the nation's experts on reviewing the safety of the vaccines, but i still think there will be parents who need them more convincing.
larry: if people don't know, you are a pediatrician. what are you telling parents that are asking you questions about their kids 5-11? dr. patel: the first thing i am telling them is thank you for asking your questions to me and not some random person on facebook. i commando parents for having questions, i don't care what the question is but i think it is important that parents know that they should ask his questions to someone who will provide evidence. so i am telling parents, this community today, the reason it was unanimous is because they reviewed the data in such detail after the fda subcommittee date as well. . they looked at everything including age group, demographic, epidemiology of the pandemic, and considered that the benefits far outweighed the risks. so we are here for transparency to all parents and making sure they know, asking questions is a good thing. larry:. larry: leslie mentioned it in her story, but to emphasize even more, the dosage for kids is
significantly lower than what you or i would take. dr. patel: it is, it is about one-third lower. 10 micrograms compared to 30. that is important because pfizer is testing out different doses at different age groups, this is not a hail m attempt to reduce side effects. ary they found that those gave the kids the same antibody boosts, but kids in the trial had less adverse effects than older kids, less chances of getting a fever. myocarditis is still rare and in the older adolescents, it would be even rarer, if it even happens at all in kids ages five to 11, because you have one third of the dose. larry: how will this impact the school situation? dr. patel: i am hoping for it to be completely black, i am hoping every eligible child -- to be completely blunt, i am hoping for every eligible child. larry: wow. dr. patel: you said "hoping."
larry: but realistically. [laughter] dr. patel: we think 30% will get it asap. in total, 40% 50% of people eligible will get it quickly. i think we will see a bit of a lag, may be annexed or 20%. but i am realistically thinking we will get 60% or 70% enough to protect kids in certain settings this winter but also people around them who have not gotten vaccinated yet. larry: dr. patel, as always, thanks so much for your time. dr. patel: larry, thank you. kristen: new developments in out of san francisco where it officer is being charged with homicide and on-duty shooting. sean moore was shot by an officer in january of 2017. moore did not die until three years later. today the san francisco district attorney's office announced it was filing multiple charges. the officer is on the left of
the screen. this would be the second time in the city was good to read thatue tried for homicide. the san francisco police officers association without statements of putting the, officer saying moore was very hostile when officers encountered him. larry: in fairfield, and two others have been arrested in the killing of a 19-year-old woman who was last seen being a halloween party. a reporter from our sister station in sacramento has the very latest. reporter: just 19 years old, leilani beauchamp was full of passion and love, according to her family, distraught when she was reported missing after a halloween party friday night, and leaving with two active-duty air force service members. she was last seen saturday morning at this fairfield home on cascade lane where the men lived. detectives combed through the house on sunday, and a neighbor share this video with us. she said fairfield police asked
her questions. >> did we hear any shooting between 3:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.? it is a little scary, especially for my kids. you think you are moving to a better neighborhood, and nothing really different. reporter: active with the air force base office of special investigations, police say leilani beauchamp's remains were found in monterey county. three arrests were made sunday night, two in pittsburgh. 21 year old jessica quintanilla was charged with murder. 27 year old marco quintanilla, charged with accessory and violation of parole associated with a past conviction for attempt murder. in fairfield, one period to murder. he is seen here posing for a photo while serving as the 60th aerial port squadron cargo processing specialist. neighbors said the airmen had been renting a room in the house
for six months. larry: the solano county district attorney's office tells us it is not clear yet if the airmen was arrested over the weekend, one peralta rota, will face any charges. also not clear whether he is one of the airmen who was seen being the body with the victim. abc 7 news reporter liz kreutz was in court today for the first appearance for their sister and brother who are facing charges, will have more on the story coming up abc 7 news at 5:00. kristen: a southwest airlines pilot could be charged with assault and battery after an alleged disagreement over masks a member of his flight crew at a bar. it happened at the doubletree hotel on gateway place close to the airport. southwest raised the pilot on leave, and the santa clara county das office is reviewing the case for possible charges. larry: climate change. world readers agree on reducing methane emissions. we will tell you what is being done in the bay area to keep track. shopping safety.
san francisco has a man to make people feel safer doing their holiday shopping. and up in the air. a man in a jet pack? or was it something else entirely? a possible answer to this floating mystery. spencer: i am spencer christian. get ready for more rainy days as another atmospheric river flows in our ♪ i see trees of green ♪ ♪ red roses too ♪ ♪ i see them bloom for me and you ♪ (music) ♪ so i think to myself ♪ ♪ oh what a wonderful world ♪
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kristen: so, it is election day in some bay area communities. in tiburon, a special election for a vacant town council seat. menlo park and other union districts also have elections. in sonoma county, residence in kenwood are being asked to decide on a parcel tax to help out its fire protection district. nationally, the big race is in virginia where voters are choosing the next governor. polls predict a gop victory, of the president biden was trying to sound optimistic. it will be close. experts say the outcome could be an early indicator of how the years midterm elections may go. larry: scenes like these. larry:, big thefts at stores, many at first hotspots are becomi alloo-common in san francisco. today mayor london breed announced a program to welcome visitors, employees, and residents back into the city as we head into the holiday season. reporter melanie woodrow with the story. melanie: these welcome
ambassadors will be a new presence. >> we want to make sure residents can enjoy san francisco. we want visitors to enjoy san francisco. melanie: mayor london breed admitted today, the city needs some help. >> we still sadly have challenges with crime. melanie: the ambassadors are meant to be a friendly face to assist with everything from directions to perhaps even a crime deterrent something this store owner christina says the city needs now more than ever. >> feels like the wild wild west out there. melanie: over the weekend, someone stole from their fillmore location after making small talk with the cashier failed his arms with clothing and walked out. >> he takes his time, does not care who is watching. melanie: christina is so worried for her safety she asked us not to use her last name. the store's union street location was also hit over the summer. >> the theft situation in san francisco is not one type of person. melanie: the store has three san
francisco location and one new york city location. >> this is not happening in new york. melanie: she filed a police report. >> i do think the problem is that there is no repercussions. melanie: once the welcome ambassador program is fully operational, there will be 50 ambassadors around the city. as for whether or not christina believes the program will make a difference -- >> i want to say i do, but i don't think that sounds strong enough. melanie: in san francisco, melanie woodrow, abc 7 news. kristen: the san francisco board of supervisors is meeting right now expected to take up a partial settlement with the three largest distributors of prescription opioids. there are two settlement board must consider, which, if approved, could be worth a total of $61 million. . one of the settlement will be paid out, from johnson & johnson, would be paid out over nine years. larry: san francisco public schools face severe budget
the district is dealing with a $125 million shortfall for next year. that will be a point of discussion at the school board meeting. senior education reporter leon melendez has a preview. lyanne: last month san francisco unified was told by a consultant from the state department of education to get spending under control. >> time is of the essence. tackling piece-by-piece, can't eat this pizza at once. melanie: the district faces a $125 million deficit. it is up to the school board to approve any budget cuts. the superintendent was vague about where the cuts will be made. >> it is a discussion we are having with the board get to a place where we have established budget. lyanne: the president of the school board warned that before any drastic cuts she will rely on the public's input. >> a lot of my work is connecting with the community, letting them share what it is we want to prioritize. lyanne: it is known that the school board has made controversial and costly decisions.
$148,000 spent on defending the fight to cover up controversial murals that george washington have school. $60,000 on lawsuits when they tried to rename 44 schools. and $155,000 to defend against a lawsuit filed by one of its own board members, allison collins. the state has urged the school district to come up with a fiscal recovery plan, or possibly face a state takeover. will you have a fiscal recovery plan ber 15? >> we are working on that and you will be able to hear that tonight. >> i do anticipate we will be able to make that deadline. it just means a lot of work in the next two months. lyanne: it cost the district a little more than $1.1 billion to operate during this academic year. in the statement the district shared a harsh reality --, quote, "everything we do exists because there is a need for it, but we cannot afford to continue to do all that we are doing." in san francisco, leon melendez, abc 7 news. larry: turning to the forecast.
we had time to dry out, but spencer, you mentioned that two words everybody breaks up here, "atmospheric river." spencer: those are the keywords, especially next week when we will start to feel its effects. right now we are experiencing the effects of a warm-up. it is milder than at this time yesterday by several degrees -- three degrees warmer in san francisco and oakland. 11 degrees warmer in fairfield. a lovely view from our central tower cam looking out over san francisco. skies mainly enough clouds hanging around to add a little balance and color and texture to the sky. 66 in the city. 67 in oakland. low 70's in mountain view and san jose. mainly blue sky over the golden gate right now, with a few mid-level clouds in the distance. we have temperature readings right now in the mid to upper livermore.nta the view from our rooftop camera
across the embarcadero, you can see a gentle breeze blowing. will see areas of fog near the coast in the bay overnight. the next round of rain arrives tomorrow night and continues into thursday. another rainy pattern associated with that atmospheric river will begin next week. tonight, not much in the way of drama, just some low clouds forming near the coastline and pushing locally across the bay. skies will be bright and of the day -- at the beginning of the day. overnight lows will be in the low to mid 50's. it will be chillier in the north bay locations, especially further north, lows in the mid to upper 40's at ukiah, lakeport, cloverdale, santa rosa and napa. tomorrow's highs under mainly sunny skies, 64 in the half moon bay, 62 in san jose, low 70's in the inland east bay, upper 60's to 70 in the north bay locations. storm impact scale for tomorrow
night, a storm of light intensity, ranking 1. producing scattered showers, rainfall estimates from no measurable rain about, two may 0.3 inches in the west locations. it will be breezy at times. tomorrow evening at 7:00, notice the line of showers sweeping into the north bay tomorrow night, then moving to other parts of the bay area into the early morning hours on thursday before it tapers off and gives a waitress in partial clearing on thursday. grateful estimates from this storm from a few hundredths of an inch in the peninsula to just over a 10th of an inch at hayward, oakland, and san francisco. two or 3/10 of an inch in the west locations. we will start to feel the atmospheric river flow on monday and tuesday of next week, so we can expect some wet weather then. meantime, on the 7-day forecast, showers tomorrow into thursday. cooler going into the weekend. by the way, this weekend we fall back to standard time.
the storm on monday could be stronger, so he could get upgraded to a 2. so for now, just be prepared for wet weather. kristen: thank you, spencer. the walk to and then alzheimer's is coming up, in abc 7 is a proud presenting partner. today our colleagues created a pop up promised flower garden of hope, there is michael there, for all who live with alzheimer's and those who care for them. the walk is a 10:30 saturday morning at pier 27 on the embarcadero. larry: saloon, you will not be able to tag your friends on facebook photos using facial recognition. . >> the big change. >>'s michael finney. >>'s michael finney. the days of free >>'s michael finney. the days of free ♪ ♪ ♪
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the ads are currently being tested around the world in different countries, although zoom has not released when they will be rolled out to all freezers. airbnb is rolling out new policies for new year's eve bookings. the company says it is trying to protect hosts and their neighbors, and crackdown on disruptive parties. airbnb is blocking one-night stays for guests without a history of positive reviews. those same guests will be distributed on certain two-night stays, especially if youre boing last-minute. gud. gefor soig spending. gallop is forecasting that consumers in the u.s. will likely spend on average $837 on gifts this season, up slightly from last year. people say they plan to spend less than 13%. the real predictor of holiday
spending will come from a poll that is really accurate in a couple of days we will check, back in and let you know how much we will be spending, larry. larry: $837 doesn't even cover my gift for you. michael: wow. larry: we will have to throw that away. [laughter] michael: i am excited. larry: that big buildup is coming. [laughter] thank you, michael. kristen: so generous. facebook plans to shut down its facial-recognition system that automatically identifies users in photos and videos. the company cited societal concerns about the use of that technology. more than one billion facebook users have opted into the setting. larry: a plea from developing nations today. >> my message to them is that the u.s. will be their partner as we meet this climate crisis. larry: today's promise from that larry: today's promise from that climate the classic hollywood story. we meet the hero, the all-new nissan frontier. hero faces seemingly impossible challenge.
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announcer: building a better bay area. moving forward, finding solutions. this is abc 7 news. larry: a big step in the fight against climate change. more than 100 heads of state pledging test/methane emissions today at the u.n. climate summit in scotland. in the news conference, president biden outlined with the u.s. would make changes to protect the planets. this so-called decade. reena roy has the details. >> stronger nations are bagging leaders to make changes fast with the earth changing before their eyes. >> instead of making us suffer only to witness our slow and faithful demise. >> we are drowning and our only hope is the life ring you are
holding. reporter: some world leaders are hearing those for. the first time, more than 100 countries committing to reduce methane emissions. experts say greenhouse gas is a big cause of global warming. >> we are committing to collectively reduce methane by 30% in 2030. reporter: president biden is laying out his strategy, announcing the strictest methane standards ever, a new rule 11 the epa to crackdown on the gas industry. >> it will reduce asthma, respiratory emergencies and increase the food supply as well. reporter: the white house also proposing rules for gas pipeline safety and a plan to protect forests. by dan, pushing for clean energy technology innovation. >> i spoke with leaders from island nations, developing countries, and my message to them was united states will be their partner as we meet this climate crisis. reporter: that historic methane pledge announced is a voluntary commitment among the countries that signed on to it.
it does not require any formal proceedings like the ongoing negotiations following the paris climate accord. reena roy, abc news, glasgow, scotland. kristen: so remember, the pledge is to cut methane emissions by 50% by 2030. what does that mean, spencer christian mark spencer: we spoke with experts and they see the problem for methane emission could be in plain sight. when president biden announced the goal of reducing methane emissions, he focused attention on agrees house -- on a greenhouse gas that may not be familiar as the co2 associated with car exhaust. if fact, methane contributors often have hooves instead of wheels -- cows. >> it is the second most important source of methane to the state. 26% of all. spencer: our methane comes from debris. spencer:. she is a researcher at the university of california merced.
she aneagues have been experimenting with a substance made from agricultural syrup known as biochar. that goal is to mix it with manure that is composted into fortaleza across the central valley. in essence, changing the chemistry of how it degrades. >> doing that along that chain also reduces the methane that is emitted as well. spencer: meanwhile, other environmental groups are also zeroing in both on commercial composting, and the massive garbage landfills that. the state. while some have programs to capture escaping methane, others don't. this area captured images of escaping plumes while documenting the location of so-called super eighemeters. com posters are actually some of the largest emitters of methane in california. spencer: david lewis directs the
environmental group "save the bay." he says another solution is improving natural pollution catchers like the salty tidal marshes that surround san francisco bay. >> the salinity in the water really helps keep the methane in the plants, and so they sequester carbon without a meeting methane. spencer: experts say oil production in other industries are also significantly responsible for methane production. rebecca is optimistic that strategies to reduce or recapture methane could cut the levels for multiple industries. >> even when taking about reducing methane emissions from the algae cultural or oil and gas sector --agricultural or oil and gas sector, there are some solutions. spencer: solutions that will need to be put in place. it is important to remember that methane is one of the most attend greenhouse gases,
believed to be responsib fon cul warming associated with human activity, larry. larry: thank you. good soil and great climate made thi the santa clara valley ideal for agriculture. however, climate change has made the survival really hard. we spend time to see how a grower there can't wait for the global climate summit to address how the winters that are abnormally normal are impacting his livelihood. >> we have almost reached critical mass here. i lost money last year. reporter: that is the worst year he can remember. a second-generation grower of apricots and other fruits, he is facing challenges of higher labor, coaching and shipping costs, and climate change. 's orchard is a 70-a cooperation. 's major crop is the most susceptible to warmer winter weather caused by global warming. >> they need to sleep and they are being shaken in the middle of the night, asked to get up.
they can't do anything because they are too sleepy, they are confused. and in that case, it usually translates to a poor crop. reporter: crop yield ou suf and dea by ne enviroens chang >> iornia agriculture, the state has been urging consumers to purchase local farm products. however, gloria believes climate change will shift what is grown here. >> there will be a radical shift in the kinds of crops that we grow. i don't think it is going to totally eliminate agriculture. but we may be growing mangoes in fresno. reporter: he is focusing on feeding a niche market for tree-ripened fruits, and varieties not generally found in grocery stores. but to survive climate change, farmers cannot wait for world
leaders to solve its problems, which could take decades. >> sooner or later, maybe they will get it, but i don't think they understand it completely right now. reporter: in morgan hill, david louis, abc 7 news. larry: you can see the full slate of abc 7's climate watch coverage on our abc 7 area connect tv app. kristen: a bizarre unidentified flying object making, pilots flying object making, pilots we're all ready for a real vacation. one where you can sip tropical drinks with fruity garnishes, without having to get up. a vacation where you don't have to sweat the small stuff, like rummaging for room keys. and a vacation where drinks and wi-fi that's fast and reliable, are all included. because when you're on a real vacation together where you don't have to think about anything, you can finally enjoy everything. come aboard a medallionclass cruise with princess plus. visit princess.com or call 1-800-princess.
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kristen: time now for the 4 at 4:00. drew and spencer are joining us today and a new theory is emerging about a mystery two years in the making at lax that involves a strange sighting of a possible jetpack man, and now a balloon. reporter rob hayes from our sister station in los angeles explains. reporter: for the past couple of years, the only area has been home to jetpack sightings. this incident captured by officers. the photo showing something less of a jetpack, and more of a famed holiday character. could that be jack scaling turn from the classic movie "the nightmare before christmas?" an aviation expert says he has a pretty good idea what he is. he has more than 40 years experience as a former military test pilot and retired commercial airline pilot. the settings are not otherworldly, but more down to earth. and he is not alone.
>> strange objects they have spotted in the sky. reporter: the fbi is on the hand now and even has its own podcast about its work investigating ufos. the bureau says it has been working closely with the f.a.a. to crack this case and tells eyewitness news, one working theory is that the pilots might have seen balloons. take a look yourself. it could very well be. rob hayes, abc 7 news. kristen: hmm. larry: i know. drew: imagine throwing a party in your backyard and one of the balloons gets loose and has a two-year excursion. larry: seems to be taking a long time to figure this out. drew: right. larry: isn't it surprising that we don't have jet tax already to get around? i looked it up because i am a james bond fan. in 1960 five, sean connery was in a jetpack in the movie
"thunderbolt." -- "thunderball he could fly 20 seconds, i think. it has been so many years, how do we not have jet packs that are flying? drew: we are trying to get people vaccinated. you want them on jet packs? [laughter] i don't know about that. larry: they would sign up faster for a jetpack than they would a short. drew:. drew: you get a vaccine, you get a jetpack. larry: do i need a lesson on how to fly this? drew: no. larry: just follow those balloons up there. [laughter] kristen: they wouldn't even say, "i have to do my on research." [laughter] larry: the mcrib mcdonald's, this time with a cryptocurrency twist. to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the sandwich, mcdonald's is giving away 10 exclusive mcrib non-fungible tokens, nfts. nobody even knows what it is. [laughter]
the fast food chain says, with the mcrib nft, you will never again have to say goodbye to the sandwich you love. you are automatically entered to win by retreating mcdonald's' announcement. we also need to have a crypto wallet received your nft. this is rather complicated. spencer, can i sign you up? spencer: the mcrib or the nft? may be you should sign me up for the nft before i get the mcrib. first i need to get a crypto wallet. maybe someone will get me one for christmas. larry: they are widely available. i could set you up with a crypto wallet. drew, a main, this is more your generation. [laughter] kristen: here we go again. drew: i will not yet anybody's yum, but this has never been my thing. the mcrib has never been anything i wanted. can we stop trying to make nfts happen? they are not going to happen. they are hard to pronounce.
nobody wants something they can't hold. spencer: or pronounce. kristen: i need my things to be tangible. drew: right, i want to hold what i paid for, not in the cloud. [laughter] kristen: let's do a little tricky talk. inflation is your uninvited guest at thanksgiving this year and driving up the cost of anything that typically makes up a thanksgiving meal. turkey prices are expected to top record highs you connect. to pay $22 for a 16-pound bird. prices are soaring on all the fixings, too, from biscuits to potatoes, up 8% from last year. the average price of gas in california has climbed to $4.54 a gallon. ouch. what to do. you guys, will this change anything for you? spencer: sounds like a list of excuses for inviting fewer people to dinner. drew: sounds like an "everything is terrible" segment.
kristen: this is ruffling my father's. drew: i love thanksgiving. nothing will stop me from celebrating the holiday. it is my favorite of the major three coming up. for my turkey to be one dollar more per pound, i don't mind. kristen: i might limit my guests to three ounces of turkey each. [laughter] drew: she will be out there with a scale. larry: thanksgiving at your house must be so much fun. [laughter] spencer: here is your little weight. larry: you are over. i am sorry. drew: much cranberry. spencer: so thankful after all. [laughter] larry: thankful to leave. anyway, yesterday we told you mariah carey is ready for christmas. not everybody is excited about that. >> ♪ i don't want a lot of christmas there is just one thing they need ♪ >> a texas bar is saying that all they want for christmas is for people to wait until december to start getting the song.
[laughter] they have banned mariah carey's song, until december 1. that is blasphemy. even then, they will only play it once a the song has become a christmas classic and typically sits on the billboard hits list. spencer:. spencer: every december this is a texas bar, right?, where you can walk with a gun but you can't listen to mariah carey singing a christmas song? larry: yes, and if you play it, you are going to see the gun. [laughter] drew: this is her two months when she plays the most money. play it as much as you want. there is no thanks giving music, so what are you waiting for? kristen: good point. mariah carey is great, but i will say, we will wrap that up on that note. meantime, you don't have to wait until christmas or any other time for this breaking news, because the cdc has officially endorsed the recommendation that children be vaccinated with pfizer vaccine.
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working, one was spotted recently at mount diablo. reporter amy hollyfield has the story. >> amy: they didn't quite want to leave yet. three female condors were hesitant in their cage opened at the maternal wildlife society in san simeon, by the executive director is not concerned, calling this a soft release technique, one they have found is most successful. >> we want the birds to very carefully come out of the pan and then go into the wild very slowly. it is a proven technique that we have used for 25 years. amy: even though it may not look like much to the casual observer, it is an emotional moment. >> it is really exciting. i am watching some of my donors get tears in their eyes as they watch. amy: and here is proof that the process is working. this is a picture of a condor that was spotted in the bay area near mount diablo. it was released at pinnacle national park.
the siding near mount diablo is historical. >> one of those was a bird that went as far north as mount diablo, which is the first time recorded in 100 years. i think over time, we will start seeing more sightings in mount diablo, mount hamilton throughout, that mountain amy: the california condor went extinct in the 1980's, but supporters rooting for this underdog say this is all very good news for the condors. in walnut creek, amy hollyfield, abc 7 news. kristen: so nice to see them take flight, and today was a great day for it, too. tomorrow they might get soggy again. spencer: that could happen, but very late tomorrow. tonight we are expecting increasing low clouds near the coast and overnight lows mainly in the low to mid 50's. chillier in the north bay and the valley, up her 40's there. tomorrow before the rain arrives at night, it will be bright skies. mid-60's at the coast, 70's around the bay. mid-70s inland.
the next storm is a level 1 storm it will produce scattered showers overnight into thursday most locations will see less than 0.2 inches from the system. friday, it dries out. weekend, we fall back to standard time. but a wetter weather pattern will develop early next week, monday and tuesday, as we have an atmospheric river flowing in our direction, kristin. kristen: spencer, thank you. more problems for the hubble space telescope. nasa is trying to figure out why it has switched the safe mode. error codes were sent out twice last month, but the instruments appear to be fashioning as expected. larry: somewhere there is an engineer saying "it power on and power off." fixed. marble returns to the box office. ♪ >> we have never interfered. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪
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