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. this change not going to happen overnight. this could day two-to-three years before women are fully trained and combat qualified to take up lines on the frontlines there. take up arms on the frontlines. later on, the u.s. military combat mission will happen long after the mission is over in afghanistan. also happening now, senator john kerry appears before the commission to be next secretary of state.
he received bipartisan support for the committee. both secretary of state clinton and senator john mccain praised kerry. he is expected to be confirmed by the full senate. new at 11:00, senator dianne feinstein banning a bill on semi assault rifles and ammunition clips nationwide. the bill strengthened her 1994 ban by banning the sale and manufacturing of 150 guns, including rifles and shotguns fitted for detachable magazines. the measure would not cover weapons people already own as well as hunting and sport and antique and disabled weapons. the senator says the goal is to quote, dry up the supply of the weapons over time.
>> together, we are introducing legislation to help end the mass shootings that have devastated countless families and terrorized communities. >> feinstein got in involved in gun control when supervisor harvey milk was killed by former superior dan white. and back in california, job creation and budget concerns. that is what jerry brown spoke about in the third state of the state address. this is the third time they are doing this with california in the black. we have jodi hernandez with more about the governor's address. >> reporter: good morning. governor jerry brown delivered a speech that left lawmakers smiling. the governor said california has done the impossible and now it time to make sure the state
stays on track. in his 30-minute state of the state address, governor brown laid out his ideas for the second part of the term including the water delivery system and investing in high speed rail and investing with china. he pledged to use money raised by proposition 30 wisely. that means living within our means. the governor says we will no longer spend money we do not have. >> the budget is balanced, but great risk and uncertainty lies ahead. the federal government and courts are changing the economy and could cost us billions and drive a hole in the budget. the ultimate cost of expending our health care system under the affordable care act is unknown. ignoring such evunknowns is fol. that is how we plunged into a decades of deficits.
>> reporter: the governor summed things up by saying california is back. the budget is balanced and the state is on the move. the governor's address is garnering praise from both sides of the aisle. we will have reaction tonight at 5:00 and 6:00. reporting live, jody hernandez, nbc bay area. excavating a new well today linked to the speed freak killers. this is in the same area where the well remained some of the victims of lauren herzog. several of the victims families criticized investigators for using heavy equipment saying that may have damaged the remains. the fbi is taking a careful approach on this well using a bore and camera. once they know what is there, they plan to excavate the well
by hand. it will take several days if not weeks. the highway patrol asking for witnesses to come forward and try to identify the driver who left the scene after hitting and killing a pedestrian on the freeway onramp. an elderly man was struck and killed as he crossed the 17th street ramp to 980 in oakland. three different cars hit him. one driver stopped and is helping in the investigation. the two other drivers left the scene. the chp believed the victim may have been homeless. three people have been detained after a raging fire in oakland last night. firefighters say three-story building on harrison street is an empty tinder box that is too dangerous for firefighters to enter. they believe the fire was started by squatters. police arrested three police who climbed on a nearby roof to escape.
one woman tells us seven people were living inside. no one was hurt. in san jose, police investigating the city's second homicide of the year. a woman was found shot in an apartment complex on ponselle court yesterday afternoon. officers found that woman inside one of the apartments and they are right now trying to figure out exactly what led up to the shooting. the "mercury news" says the woman was running a paper out of her apartment. it was named "anna's cigarettes." so far in the case, no afternoons. san jose police are expected to get their first look at surveillance camera video to see if a man kidnapped a girl. you can see someone on the left side of your screen presumably the 13-year-old girl walking down east st. james street. the suv blocks the struggle, but seconds later, it appears the
girl is running away. the girl always walks down the street to meet a friend to go to school. police say a man approached her on friday and dragged her into a driveway. here is the sketch of the suspect. hispanic, 25 to 30 years old and 5'10" with a medium build with black hair and brown eyes and a mustache. san francisco police hunting for a pair of armed robbers. we have video shot at a pair of family own the pharmacies in the city's russian neighborhood and one in the sunset district. both happened january 14th. the men stealing medications containing oxycodone. the men happen to look alike. both between 20 and 25 years old. both are thin and 5'9" tall.
crews are digging up a street in green bay in marin. they are trying to fix a pipeline that ruptured under the road near sir francis drake boulevard. the water was shooting six feet into the air at the rate of 1,500 gallons a minute. a dozen homes are still without water. crews are making sure the roadway is still structurally sound. >> a wet, messy morning. christina loren is here to tell us what is going on outside. rain in places? south bay. good news for marin county. the good news for everybody. back in the air quality range. today, doing much better in that department. i want to show you the live picture of san francisco. we are seeing a bit of sunshine from time to time. breaks of sun. that is the general pattern. the doppler radar tells the
story. line of showers right now. watch out for showery conditions in san jose and seeing good shower activity developing in the east bay. i want to show you with we are expecting in the pleasanton area. you still have time to bring in things from the outdoors. mostly cloudy and mild with a few lingering showers. i will time out the system coming up. i want to tell you about thick fog we are expecting tomorrow morning. for the weekend, we almost made it. the unsettled pattern continues. >> i like the fact you deliver it right to the door step. >> i do what i can. >> we appreciate it. coming up, a family affair. the harbaugh family speaks out about jim and john's historic match up in the super bowl.
okay. now to the 49ers and their quest for number six. the super bowl will be a family affair of sorts this year. 49ers head coach jim harbaugh and ravens head coach, john harbaugh will hold a news conference the friday before the big battle. >> this morning, their parents, jackie and jack and their sister had a press conference of their own. they did it on the phone. it was good fun. we have bob redell with more on this morning's harbaugh family variety show. >> reporter: a variety show with a twist. it had this reporter cringing.
us reporters asking the parents how do you feel about having your boys battle it out on the gridiron in the super bowl? questions like that. when all of a sudden, someone threw this zinger out. >> is it true that both of you like jim better than john? >> do not -- what's up, john? >> is that john harbaugh? >> hey, john. >> that was me. >> mom was ready to come right through this phone. i'm so happy that joanie recognized your voice. >> that was ravens head coach john harbaugh prank calling his mom and sister. he sent his love before hanging up before the practice. that game will be historic. the first time two brothers will coach against each other in the super bowl. not the first time john has coached against jim. on thanksgiving of 2011, the ravens beat the 49ers. like then, the parents will
remain neutral. will not root for one team over the other. >> at the end of the game, it is still about family and your feelings for one another. that's what came through on the thanksgiving game. >> the thrill of victory and agony of defeat. we will experience that next week. >> i would like it to end in a tie. can the nfl do that? >> i don't think so. >> the harbaugh parents did not say where they will be sitting come super bowl sunday. as far as what they will be wearing, in an attempt to stay neutral, no red and gold, no purple and black. their sister joanie suggested she may just wear black and that's it. marla and jon. >> wear all of the colors. >> cut a jersey down the middle and wear half and half. >> i like he is a practical joker. thank you, bob. the 49ers quarterback colin
kaepernick in the process of trademarking this move. the bicep kissing move. he is already letting some t-shirt companies use his image and kaepernicking. part of the proceeds will go to the free camp for kids and located near his hometown. for the record, his adoptive parents lost two infant sons to heart failure. >> we will have continuing coverage for the quest for the sixth super bowl trophy. we will have more journalists on the ground. you can catch them on air and on you are web site at nbcbayarea.com. from the gridiron to the ice, cue the sharks. the team will return to the ice for their first home game since the lockout. tonight's home opener against
the coyotes starts at 7:30. if apple happened to be a hockey team, i guess it would be the l.a. kings and they won that stanley cup last year. >> it is so hard to stay on top. scott mcgrew said apple investors were crushed when the sales of devices did not live up to analysts expectations. >> good morning. apple fell more than $53 a share this morning following that disappointing financial report. actual revenue honestly quite good. analysts expected apple to sell more devices than it did. the 10% slump in the stock took billions out of apple's overall worth, what we call the market cap. apple is so big, so huge, the value of its loss this morning is bigger than the total gdp of afghanistan and bolivia combined. this is just today is bigger than the entire value of hp.
now one interesting bit, apple said sales of the mac computer dipped cannibalized by the ipad. if you are going to be cannibalized, you may as well be cannibalized by your own company. the markets reacting to netflix this morning. a positive financial report. microsoft reports this afternoon. i want to give you one thought. that is when people say netflix, apple and microsoft in the same sentence. i put together this chart. this is planet apple right here. microsoft is much smaller. call it mars. this is netflix right there. more like an asteroid. very, very different companies. apple is just that big. back to you. >> what is this? i'm next? >> yeah. >> meteorologist christina
loren, take it away. creative, jon. we are talking about cloud cover in the bay area. >> i think he was talking about where the heat is coming from. >> very good. it is not coming from out here. good morning to you. you are right on the money, jon. she radiates that heat. we are looking good today. san francisco, starting to see the sky open up enough without dodging showers. we have showers coming down on the radar. defined line. extending from tracy to san jose and santa cruz. you can see light and spotty. the rain where you run to your vehicle. you don't need to carry your umbrella. i want to show you what we are expecting here in the livermore area. this front will lift to the north. get ready for showers in livermore in 15 minutes. 35 minutes away from showers in
pleasanton. we had to spare the area yesterday. that is a good note. temperatures are mild. as we head through 2:30, 61 degrees in livermore. 63 in gilroy. tomorrow, we keep the pattern going. area of low pressure to the south. cool conditions. showers creeping up from the south and impact the santa cruz area. we will have showers for the friday morning drive and throughout the day. this time, we stop the clock at 1:00 p.m. the front will continue to lift to the north. locate over san francisco and fairfield today by 1:00 p.m. by 6:00 p.m., a few light showers, enough for a slow evening commute. we meet back here at 6:00 toa.m tomorrow, we will have a few showers. stop the clock at 8:00 a.m. on saturday, few showers come
through. you will have a sunny afternoon. beautiful for outdoor plans on saturday. basically, you just need to plan on getting wet when you go outdoors today through monday. we will start to clear you out. we will see the jet stream lift back to the north and get a mild pattern for the last week of january. jon and marla. >> it is almost done. >> hard to believe. 2013 is rolling. we have more ahead on nbc bay area news. >> the latest on the investigation into the problems with boeing's dreamliner.
risk of headache and 28% increased risk of migraine on days lightning struck within 25 miles of a person's home. experts speculate that electric tr magnetic waves may be to blame. problems into the boeing 727 dreamliner. >> they will release details about the fire that forced an emergency landing at boston's airport. the fire was caused by a battery that exploded. nobody was injured, but that and other issues prompted the faa to ground all boeing dreamliners. including all nippon flights. the san jose flights have been canceled through january 28th. still ahead, take a look. this chimpanzee is chilly.
well when it gets cold out like today, it is not unusual for us to bundle up with our favorite blankie. it turns out primates like to do the same thing. >> this chimpanzee likes to wrap herself in a nice turquise blanket and hot tea. the zookeeper in wales says she lived inside her home. inside an actual house for 30 years, so she is not used to snowy and cold conditions. here is the remedy. looking like an old man bundled up. the best thing she can do here. the owner says she is not cold, but she likes to work the crowd. crowd eating it up. who did you say she looks like? >> et.