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continues. >> and good tuesday morning to you. i'm meteorologist christina loren. what a pretty day we have in store. temperatures tumbling from yesterday. the wind's going to pick up. i'll let you know what that could mean for today's america's cup race. the races continue. >> so does oracle. we're looking at traffic getting into the city and across the bay. we'll bring you the latest for the bridges coming up. >> how about a live look at san francisco right now. you can see the new span of that bay bridge. i still haven't driven across it. you did, mike, over the weekend. on this tuesday, september 24th, this is "today in the bay." good morning. it's 5:00 on this tuesday, i'm marla tellez. >> i'm scott mcgrew. jon and laura have the morning off. to the latest on that hostage situation at a shopping mall in kenya. conflicting reports right now about who is in control of that
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situation. and whether hostages are being r rescued. a burst of gun fire heard coming from the west gate mall in nairobi. a twitter post from al shabaab says it's still holding hostages alive in the mall and that fighters are still holding their ground. but a journalist with a kenyan newspaper says his sources have told him the military is making progress. >> the forces that taken over the first floor and the second floor. >> we know there were american victims but u.s. officials athey are looking into claims by al shabaab that americans also participated in the attack. kenya's foreign minister told pbs's news hour that two or three americans and a british woman are involved. >> and just in to the newsroom
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we're getting initial reports of a magnitude 7.4 quake in a remote part of pakistan. the usgs reports the quake struck 42 miles northeast of the district in the southwest part of the country. so far no reports of damage or injuries. an update to breaking news in oakland. an innocent bystander is dead after police say two suspected shooters tried to get away. police say two people shot at a home and car at 82nd and rugsdale street. the suspect's car crashed into another vehicle less than two miles away. christie smith joins us live outside oakland police headquarters. the suspects are now in custody. >> reporter: yeah, that's exactly right. good morning to you. we just left that intersection a short time ago. there is a light pole down laying in the street and oakland police officer there helping out, some crime scene tape dangling in the intersection.
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one oakland man dead, two others in custody facing very serious charges this morning. the car that the man was in broadsided at 82nd and church street flipped over. this is near the east mont mall. it happened around 11:00. the driver in that car killed. just so happened that oakland police were patrolling that area and came across this horrible crash scene. the officers realized that the suv uv in this wreck was similar to the description they had gotten of a car involved in another violent act less than a mile away at 82nd. why that house was picked police don't know but no one was hurt. we can tell you both men are in custody. they face serious charges including vehicular manslaughter. christie smith, "today in the bay." >> thank you. 5:03. new details on a story in east
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palo alto. police searching for at least two suspect who is shot at a car full of people. police say they found three victims on university avenue between bell street and runamid, two had been hit. bob redell is at police headquarters there. investigators, they have any idea on motive? >> reporter: looking at possibly road rage, possibly gang related. those are two theories they are working on. good morning. this started before 1:30 this morning when police received a 911 call from three people in a red subcompact, driving down university avenue to say they were being followed closely by people 18 white camry. as police were heading out to respond they could hear six gun shots. then the shots happened on the university of michigan about a quarter mile from the police station where i'm at. police found the red car, rear window shattered down university, closer to 101.
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three passengers on the side of the road a. driver was grazed in the arm, the 18-year-old girl who lives here in town was sitting in the back of the car, she was grazed in the left arm, the passenger up front was not hit at all. >> i can't even say if it's gang related. i can't say if it was road rage. leading up to it they didn't say anything about any sort of dispute or argument between the parties in both cars. it was just they said they were driving along and all of a sudden this white car shows up behind them, high beaming them. >> the people in the red car were not able to get the license plate number. they say it was a white newer model toyota camry with tinted windows, two to three people inside last seen possibly headed eastbound. sergeant carson we heard from is not 100% sure what led up to the shooting. he believes the victims were reluctant to tell police the whole story.
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reporting live, bob redell, "today in the bay." >> a 2-year-old pittsburg girl is recovering after being hit by an suv. the collision happened last night. the girl was chasing after a ball on the street when she was hit. the driver of the suv didn't see her until it was too late. he stopped and helped the girl until medics arrived. >> a neighborhood figuring out how to rebuild after a fire damaged a centerpiece of the community. the fire tore flew the zion first church of god in christ yesterday. the smoke could be seen across the bay. firefighters were able to get it under control but not before it caused $900,000 in damage. people in the community say they don't want to lose the church. >> it's been on this corner for 97 years, and this church has been a serious community outreach for this entire community. and it's very devastating.
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we reach out to the community, this is an open door church where they can come in at any time. >> we don't yet know when worship services will resume. >> a san jose man shot by police officers is about to get a big payout from the city. today the council is expected to approve an almost $5 million settlement for javier gonzalez guerrero. in october twof 011 officers shot him more than 20 times. when they mistook a toy gun he was holding for the real thing. the toy gun was part of a halloween costume. >> happening now fire crews in southern california trying to get a containment on a fire burning in the san gabriel mountains in los angeles county. the fire has tripled in size to about 190 acres since it first started yesterday afternoon. firefighters say a nearby condo
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complex could be in trouble. right now the fire 5% contained. >> wildfire season never a good time of year. >> let's check in with meteorologist christina loren. >> good morning. yeah, we've been so blessed so far this season. got a lot of dry fuel out there. it's been a dry, dry year. overall i can tell you right now everything that i'm looking at tells me we're going to see a really active fall and winter as well when it comes to these storms rolling on shore. we've got one headed our way. throughout wednesday, not expecting much from it but enough to get the ground wet, up in the north bay and the east bay the best chance for seeing the showers. not deluge we had to deal with over the weekend where some cities picked up over an inch of rain. today's highs looking good. by noon comfortable, 62 at lunch time in san francisco and 75 in antioch. rounding out the day, this is one of those days you don't want
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to let get past you. not too hot, no need for the ac, even out in livermore. we're only going to need 77 degrees and you probably had to run it at 85. 79 degrees in gilroy. you probably had to run it if you're kind of a weakling like myself. i don't like it too hot. he doesn't either. good morning to you, mike inouye. >> good morning. with all of the weather we always report around the country, always makes me realize i can complain but gosh, we got it really good here. looking toward the bay bridge. you've got it good there as well. because there is no backup and no metering lights. just getting started. start building out of the maze, the east shore freeway fine. even seeb 24 is moving smoothly so that single bore. coming off of the benicia bridge one hit-and-run crash. one left the scene, so if you saw anything over the last few minutes and you are home now, go ahead and give chp a call. we may still have paperwork as
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you approach the interchange with highway 4. it's out of the lanes. smooth across the san mateo, 92 and the dumbarton. a nice smooth commute along 101 and 280. >> did you hear about this. the president scared silly. he will explain why he has not broken a promise to quit smoking. >> the burger chain releasing what they call a lower calorie french fry. >> and fixings their mistakes. the new bill that will let teens delete embarrassing posts.
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welcome back. you are looking at a live picture from the united nations in new york city as more than 200 heads of state gather for
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the latest meeting. the chinese government set to lift a long standing ban on sites including facebook and twitter but only in certain places. according to government sources internet access is being liberalized in the free trade zone of the city of shanghai. the free trade zone serves as a testing zone for economic reforms on the mainland. besides the increased internet freedom the zone will see foreign telecommunication companies compete for licenses to provide internet. >> a new bill giving miners a second chance to remove embarrassing posts on websites. the study finds an increasing number of college admissions officers check facebook. under the bill just signed by governor brown website operators are required to allow minors to erase their own postings. >> with facebook we -- with the
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companies and some are doing this, an eraser button. we mandate that you have an eraser button. >> it does not apply if the content has been reposted by a third party. it prevents seb sights advertising products to minors that are illegal for them to purchase. >> new york state taking on sites like yellp. the attorney general settled cases with 19 companies for deceptive reviews on yelt and trip adviser. companies and businesses sometimes pay for positive reviews or goods or services. often those reviews are written by people oversea who is have never visited the business. >> the "mercury news" has agreed to sell the paper's headquarters building. it will stay at the site at 750 ridder park drive in san jose until it finds a new location. that's expected to happen next year. the paper is reporting the
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headquarters is sold as super micro computer which will convert the site to a manufacturing space. the 300 square foot main building sits on a 36 acre campus with space for more than 1,000 employees. >> the debt ceiling scaring off investors. it may seem odd but burger king is thinking about your waist line. bertha coombs with more on both. >> burger king seems to be the story of the day. we'll see what bk does. futures are mixed that the hour. suffered moderate losses monday, the dow and s&p 500 posting their first three-day losing streak in a month. investors continue to be leery about the comments from federal reserve officials. they are parsing the words of bill dudley the new york fed chair. he says we could still see taper here in 2013. some folks thought it was off the table.
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meantime we're waiting for clarity out of washington as to whether there is going to be a shutdown one week from today. this morning we're going to get data on home prices, the index, and consumer confidence as well. we'll have the dow starting at 15,401, the nasdaq at 3765, after slipping 9. and burger king, well, they are trying to make you feel less guilty if you want to have some french fries. the fast food chain is launching crinkle cut fries that it says has 20% fewer calories than regular fries. a small order of its new satisfries 270 calories, the credit is is a new batter that doesn't absorb as much oil. a small $1.89 versus $1.59 for regular. if the math is correct that's almost 20% more to get 20% less. >> that's pretty good tag line. bertha coombs, thank you.
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i just hope they taste good so we have satisfraction. >> making me hungry this morning. we've got a good looking day shaping up. 5:17. it's one of those days i'm going to point this out, we are going to see some cooler weather around the corner. looks like it's going to stick around for some time. enjoy the upper 70s, not too hot, not too cold later on. this morning especially getting the little ones ready for school packing up the lunch. maybe enjoying a cup of joe, all i can tell you is it's comfortable out there. but you probably need a sweater for now, something you can peel off later on as the temperatures are going to be really comfortable. we have to deal with wind. there will be a bit of a windchill factor and we've got this area of low pressure that's kicking up our first large swells of the season. surf's up in santa cruz, along
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half moon bay, pacifica, ocean beach. just remember, along with that high surf comes very dangerous rip currents so you want to take it easy out there, swim with a buddy, swim at a guarded beach. a lot of us know that water is cold. we head throughout day, much cooler than yesterday. we're not going to see much action in terms of precipitation until we hit tomorrow. nice and clear all the way through about 10:00 p.m. then i stop the clock, into tomorrow afternoon, between about 3:00 and 4:00. we expect a little bit of light shower activity from concord up to fairfield. you have the chance in santa rosa, don't think we'll see much south of the golden gate bridge or the bay bridge. our chances slim. don't get caught under the drizzle or the rain and say she didn't tell me about it. 77 degrees in livermore. 75 in santa teresa. 79 in gilroy and 75 degrees in los gatos. these are the kind of numbers
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that we yearn for when we do hit the winter months and of course as you know around here we're transitioning into fall. it starts to get cool pretty quickly so keep in mind it's going to be nice but our beautiful days, they are numbered at this point. temperatures look like this. the upper 70s for today, mid 70s tomorrow. thursday into friday, mike's favorite, the 80s come on back and then saturday into sunday a little warm but you can hit the beach. on saturday, 91 degrees looking good. also the swells decrease. >> we're working with the 65s. for the most part. we'll show you where they are coming down as far as the speeds right here as you might expect. westbound 580 out of the altamont pass, the merge off 205 and 580, that blends with traffic and causes our average speed to come down as you head into the tri-valley. averages at 45 for the bulk of the slowing through one construction zone that is westbound 580, the construction eastbound because we don't typically have a lot of traffic, that's what you see coming
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toward us. the taillights i know it's black and white but still this is from our caltrans camera. a smooth flow. by the time you get to the dublin interchange, you hit here at 680 no problems down through pleasanton. 84 starting to show that slowdown around and a typical pattern for the tri-valley. we'll see how things are shaping up into the south bay for fremont. a nice smooth flow coming toward me. continuing down toward mission boulevard. the south bay itself on the maps shows you no problem. your typical build a little bit for 101 as you pass by 680 and will bog down the next 25 minutes, the commute about 6:20. construction remains but not a major concern. a live look outside we'll see how things are for the peninsula. the volume builds but you have to limit for 101 and 280.
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back to you. >> thank you, mike. 5:20. a pg&e shareholder is suing rather suing pg&e management claiming the company put profit over safety. the woman has been a shareholder more than 20 years. the suit alleges that pg&e's corporate culture helped lead to the san bruno explosion. she says she's filing the suit on behalf of all shareholders. the suit alleges that management diverted money for pipe line safety and used it for things like corporate bonuses instead. a spokesperson says the utility is looking into these allegations. >> 5:21. fear can be a powerful motivator, maybe what helped president obama kick his smoking habit. cnn caught a conversation between the president and a u.n. official in new york city yesterday. president obama told the official he has not touched a cigarette in about six years, the president reportedly added that's because i'm scared of my wife. the president is in new york for
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the u.n. general assembly. as i remember one of the conditions for him to run for president even to begin with is to quit smoking. >> he held to that. >> and what a stressful job. >> inflated numbers. why the giants still have sellout crowds despite empty stands. so what can i get you?
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welcome back. a special night tonight at at&t park, fans will get a chance to raise money for injured giants fan bryan stow. the giants take on the l.a. dodgers tonight and fan who is buy a special event ticket will receive a mystery giants gift bag. $10 from every special event ticket will go to the bryan stow fund. stowe still recovering from an attack outside dodger stadium in 2011. >> as the season winds to a close for the giants it's only
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diehard fans making their way to at&t park. but somehow the steam maintaining its sellout streak. the giants start a six-game home stand and holding an mlb best 240-game sellout streak. the team tells the chronicle it's not inflating the numbers. sellouts are determine bid how many paid tickets and complimentary ones are handed out. just because the stampedes are empty does not mean the tickets weren't sold. >> that's rough if you bought a ticket and still won't go to the game. >> comfort of your chair. >> let's check in with christina. >> hey, you know, giants are out of it but taking on the dodgers. we could see brian wilson back on the mound closing that game up tonight. but i don't know if that's a good thing if he is closing up the game for the dodgers. i still want to see it. still have an interest and we are your bay area giants team.
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let's talk about what's happening across the bay area. in the upper 50s and 60s. 61 in concord, 61 livermore. oakland on fire 59 degrees there, hopefully the athletics can make it to the world series. 61 in san francisco. more beautiful sporting events happening on the bay today. team oracle is still in. we'll take a look at how the winds could or may not postpone that race scheduled for today. a look at your drive and good morning to mike. >> hey, we're looking past the home of the a's, having clinched one title. looking for a bigger title in their future. a bigger volume because it's traffic tuesday, we're seeing a slower start around the bay. at the limit heading north with the taillights. toll plaza where the volume starting to kick it in. a good volume build but no backup for the cash lanes. all are open right now. looking at the san mateo bridge and for the last couple week, heavy volume across the san
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mateo and the dumbarton bridges. we look for the same. no delays heading over to the peninsula. >> 5:27. the 49ers aldon smith reportedly in rehab. >> and the fact that they just left him there to die, it's just -- i can't even understand this. >> a man beaten near his home after asking a group of teens to quiet down. the latest on the efforts to track down his attackers. [ wind howling ]
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>> i'm meteorologist christina loren. good tuesday morning to you. temperatures are mostly in the 50s and the 60s to start. it's going to be nice. cooler than yesterday. and you might just need your umbrella, at least for maybe a couple hours tomorrow. i'll sort out your full forecast. >> we're watching for the traffic flow building up for the north bay because it is tuesday, heaviest volume of traffic expected. >> and many of the cars probably headed to this, the golden gate bridge. can't see it yet on this tuesday, it's still dark out there as we await the sun rise. september 24th, this is "today in the bay." good morning. thank you for joining us. i'm scott mcgrew. >> i'm marla tellez. jon and laura have the morning off. we continue to follow breaking news where police are trying to figure out why a gunman in a car opened fire injuring two people in another car overnight. police say they found three
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victims in all on university avenue between bell street and runnymeade. bob, investigators are now saying they have doubts about the victim's story? >> reporter: they believe that the victims were reluctant in telling them the truth so they are trying to figure out was this gang related, was this possibly road rage or was it something else. again, epa detectives trying to figure that out. this started before 1:30 this morning, marla, when police received a 911 call from three people 18 red subcompact driving down university. they were calling to say they were being followed closely by two to three people 18 white camry with tinted windows. the people are flashing the high beams at them. as police were heading out to respond they heard at least six gun shots. then the shot spotter indicated those happened on university of michigan about a quarter mile from the police station. police find this red car with the rear window shattered a few
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blocks down university closer to 101, three passengers on the side of the road that called 911, the driver, the 27-year-old man, he was grazed in the right arm. the 18-year-old girl who lives in town who had been in the back, she was grazed in the left arm. then you had the passenger not hit. >> do you believe these people who were shot senate. >> you know what, i want to but it seemed as though they were reluctant in giving information. i think they might know more than they are telling us. who knows. they could be afraid to come forward with the information. who knows why. >> reporter: the people who were shot at the ones in the red car, they were not able to get the license plate number. they say the car that was following them that was shooting
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was white newer toyota camry with tinted windows, at least two people, possibly as many as three inside. last seen possibly again at an eastbound on university. reporting live, bob redell, "today in the bay." >> an update to breaking news in oakland. police say two men who shot up a house and car ended up killing an innocent bystander while trying to get away from the scene. police say the shooting happened overnight at 82nd and rugsdale street. the suspect's car crashed into another vehicle less than two miles away. christie smith joins us live outside police headquarters. the suspects now in custody? >> reporter: good morning. oakland police say those two men t two suspects were absolutely flying down church street in east oakland and may have blown through a stop sign when they rammed into a man's car, the driver it actually flipped over.
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he was killed there at the scene. this happened around 11:00 last night. if you know the area, it's right near the east mont mall. oakland police tell us that they were patrolling and came across that horrible crash scene. two men taken into custody. the officers at the scene realized the suv was very  similar to the description of the car tied to a shooting a short time before, less than a mile away. someone opened fire, both a car and house at 82nd and rugsdale. fortunately, no one hurt there and police say they are not sure why that home and car were picked in that neighborhood. these two men taken into custody facing serious charges this morning. including vehicular manslaughter. reporting live in oakland, christie smith, "today in the bay." >> thank you. just in to our newsroom, new after shocks in a large quake in a remote part of pakistan.
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the initial quake 7.8 in magnitude, then minutes later followed by a 5.8 aftershock. the usgs says both quakes struck about 42 miles northwest of the arwalen province in the southwest part of the country. so far no reports of damage or injuries. >> police now say a group of high school students are responsible for a brutal attack that left an east bay man in a coma. david lamont was attacked outside his pleasanton home on middleton place near livingston place. police say the father of two went outside just after midnight saturday morning to ask some people to stop being so loud. when he didn't come back inside his wife found him unconscious and bleeding in front of the home. investigators now believe the people responsible are high school students from several different schools including two in pleasanton. police have not yet arrested the
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students. the victim's wife is still in shock. >> so horrible, and so cruel. and the fact that they left him there to die. it's just -- i can't even understand it. >> lamont remains in the hospital this morning in critical condition. >> 49ers linebacker aldon smith has reportedly entered rehab. reports smith will miss about a month as he gets treatment. the team put him on non-playing status yesterday. says it will only bring him back if he is cleared by doctors. smith was arrested for dui friday after police say he crashed his car into someone's front lawn in san jose's silver creek neighborhood. it will be up to the nfl to decide if smith will be suspended or fined. smith's first court appearance is scheduled for november. >> santa clara council will talk about the parking short at the
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future home of the 49ers. it was revealed the team is about 5,000 spots short and that led to speculation that the city will relocate some youth soccer fields and pave them over to make up the difference. local soccer leagues are unhappy and so are environmentalists. if the soccer fields are moved they will likely be placed in a nearby nature preserve which would require wiping out thousands of plants and trees. >> call them the comeback kid. team oracle to race again. race 17 and if needed, 18, are slated for today after oracle won its fifth consecutive race against team new zealand. both have eight wins. today's race would have been a winner take all finale but team usa was docked two points before the competition, that means the americans still need three more
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wins while new zealand needs one. you can watch the action at 1:00 in the afternoon on cozi tv, that's comcast 186 and on air at 11-2. >> and christina, you were out there last week broadcasting live. sort of like the america's cup personal meteorologist. >> i wish. they certainly have guys that are very well paid to do that job. good morning to you. i'm not an expert on the currents that come into the san francisco bay. they can be erratic. and what happens is when those currents are strong they have to lower the wind criteria. today that will likely be the case. we're going to see rough seas as an area of low pressure starts to move closer to the california coastline. for us that means the high surf will continue to move in as our first large swells of the season. 61 in san francisco, at 56 in napa, 57 in sonoma where you're from, marla tellez. and 58 degrees in san jose. 54 in gilroy a. good looking day shaping up. the winds pick up throughout
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day, right now not that strong. we do have sustained speeds up to 9, 10, even 11 miles per hour but nothing that strong yet. so have to hold onto your hat especially by the water where the wind will be the strongest. where you see the water you don't have the same friction so the wind is able to move around without any disturbance. 71 in fremont, 7 sun san jose, the mountains get in the way here for us. what i can tell you is temperatures are going to drop off and we've got showers on the way. we'll talk about that, right to future cast. see what we're doing on the roads g. morning to our good friend mike inouye, ladies and gentlemen. >> good morning. you talked about the beginning team oracle and the america's cup. we'll talk about oracle world going on in san francisco, so reminder that you've got howard closed by the convention. keep that in mind off the bay bridge. we're looking at folks getting onto the bay bring.
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and the backup in the cash lanes off to the right, the biggest build. also to the left we have that at the bottom of the screen. fast track lanes. as we look at the maps a smooth flow. showing green except for north 880 we start to see slowing right around that overcrossing. so no incidents reported but i'll keep with chp. that is unusual. this is expected westbound highway 4 into pittsburg and bay point. there was a crash earlier and may still be affecting traffic. we'll check one live camera, fremont, see that the volume is which woulding which is possible. >> we continue to follow developing news out of kenya. new deaths reported as security forces try to take back control of the mall from militants. we'll have the latest on that situation plus a u.s. investigation whether americans are involved in the attack.
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we continue to follow the latest on that hostage wags at a mall in senia. officials just announced three soldiers have died and eight others injured in a fight with militants. meanwhile we are still waiting for word on what is happening inside the mall as we give you a live look at the area. it has been four days since the militant group al shabaab entered the mall in nairobi taking dozens hostage. now kenya is saying americans are among the militants. tracie potts is live in washington with america's investigation into those allegations. >> reporter: good morning. that came from kenya's foreign minister saying there were a couple of young men 18 and 19 who were americans involved in that attack but u.s. officials
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say there is no confirmation of that, no names, no identities, that will have to come from the kenyan government. until then, no confirmation from the u.s. new this morning more gun fire explosions this morning, off and on as both group, the terrorist group and police claim they have the upper hand in the situation. kenyan police said that there were explosives left by the attackers that they were trying to detonate early this morning, and they have been urging patience as we await word from kenya's president and other officials as to what is going on there. we do know that dozens of people, 62 confirmed, have died at this point. we is that number before the three officers that you mentioned so it's not clear if they are included in the count or not. what is clear, the morgue, they are getting ready for dozens of people to be examined there. >> thanks so much. >> two men facing charges in
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connection to mass shootings that happened injured rather 13 people in chicago including a toddler. police say the men in their early 20s are both charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery. though neither is believed to be the triggerman. the pair is expected to be in court today. 13 people including a 3-year-old boy were shot last thursday in what police believe was a retaliation for an earlier gang shooting in the area. police still looking for the gunman. in a few hours president obama will deliver his address at the united nations general assembly in new york. here is a live look inside the u.n. building as delegates start to trickle in. nearly 200 heads of state will be there for one of the most highly anticipated general sessions in recent history. the president is street give his speech in about an hour and a half. the address expected to heavily concentrate on the syrian crisis
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and touch on the violence in kenya. all eyes on president obama as leaders wonder if he might share a few words or a hand shake with the newly elected president of iran. up to this point the two only traded letters. >> they have accounted for all but six people in the flooding that tore through the state. the floods killed eight people. vice president joe biden visited the area yesterday and promised federal aid would continue even if the government shut down goes into effect next week. all that damage from the flooding is estimated at a whopping $2 billion. >> a little rain in our forecast. nothing like that. >> nothing like that. thank goodness. we had so it nice in the bay area. we're going to keep the good times in the weather department. we do need the rain at this point. just because it's good for our
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air quality and keeps conditions from not being as dry as they have been so we need the moisture as well. all of that dry brush we could see active fires across northern california. they had that fire in southern california. we're not out of the woods. any rain at this point is good news. 57 degrees up in sonoma, 59 in oakland, temperatures are going to be comfortable. we have a wind factor i want to let you know about with. we stop the clock on futurecast. 2:00 p.m. you see where you get the warmer consider, the oranges, reds, yellows, we expect fires wind later on and those wind speeds going to be strong especially along the coastline and in the north bay. look at this. we continue to move this to about 7:00 p.m. we're talking about yes, 50-mile-per-hour gusts possible with this area of low pressure moving on shore. also driving up a pretty large
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surf. for us i don't think they will be able to have that race. i don't think so. the winds are not looking favorable, as you know winds forced the delay of the big america's cup race three times last week. so we are expecting the winds to pick up this afternoon. mostly sunny conditions, if they are able to get a race in, it will be at about 1:15. in case you missed it, team oracle won jod they are still in it to win it. the competition is getting ready good. 77 degrees in livermore, 67 in san francisco, 75 in redwood city. stray shower or two through the midsection of your week. the best chance wednesday evening. i'll show you your futurecast coming up where we expect the cells to move over. thursday to friday temperatures warm up, saturday getting another days of summer, 91 degrees but the camp days are numbered. looking much cooler than
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average. over to you. >> i'll appreciate the warmer days even more. looking here toward the northbound direction, we're coming into the beginning of the commute for the south bay. this area where the volume started to build. the maps show you that it's starting to turn orange. 680 for northbound 101. that will clear up, then kick in. here 87, watching this also will start to kick in. it is a traffic tuesday. we expect a heavier flow. we'll watch for that heavier flow. south 17, a stall abut we'll track that. the dumbarton bridge, smooth. no big delays. we'll show you oakland starting to build up northbound. look at this, the flashing lights around the wend, there is
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a stall on the shoulder. folks are getting by. you approach bay bridge from the berkeley area, under university avenue, the build is on but still in the upper 50s at the very worst. back to you. >> on the east bay police are looking for three robbers who held up commuters. the commuters were waiting at hudson near college avenue in oakland's rock bridge neighborhood. witnesses told police 9:00 yesterday the robbers demanded purses, wallets, smart phones and back packs. the men drove off in a silver honda civic. officers brought three men in for questioning but no word on arrests. >> plans to build a -- big step forward today. the board of supervisors will decide whether to approach a
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this is morning. they were unable to stop peyton manning and the broncos last night looking 37-21. it's a short week for them, they play host to rg3 and the redskins sunday afternoon. >> facebook quietly rolling out a new mobile payment feature, reports say the function will let users automatically enter shipping and credit card information into their mobile devices via facebook account. for now the auto fill feature only partners with a few retail apps, as facebook introduces it gradually. >> the sacramento kings turn to a former foe for leadership. the team will announce today former l.a. laker shaquille o'neal will become part owner of the king kings. o'neill joins the team espn recently dubbed the worst franchise in all four of america's major sports. he told "usa today" and i quote, worst is at the bottom which
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means you can't get no worser. and there's no such thing as worser which means we can only get better. shaq is already in sacramento for the announcement. look at this, just hours ago california's first lady ann brown posted this on twitter of shaq at a post-dinner workout of sorts. i wonder who took the picture. maybe the governor. >> probably so. >> do not hurt the first lady of california. >> the first lady of news joins us for weather. good morning. >> well, thank you. i'll take that title. good morning. i've been called worse. temperatures looking good this morning. 77 degrees later on, 71 in fremont, 67, getting warm in san francisco and 71 in san jose. mike, the traffic tuesday, check on that drive with you. >> it is, it is, so things are getting better and worser as
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shaquille would say. better on the span to the right of your screen. past the metering lights, the worser the backup because we have the metering lights on. so here are the metering lights everyone is lined up. we'll look at the toll plaza. all lanes quickly filling in. it's only four minutes sis the lights turned on. back to tend of the parking lot so quickly. we'll get a look at the san mateo bridge over to the peninsula. no delays at the san maelt toll plaza but the volume kicking in over to the peninsula on westbound 92. and can only build from here on out. >> so you heard of rest stops but now new york state is experimenting with text stops. the state is putting up signs on major highways with messages like quote it can wait, text stop five miles. new york has set up more than 90 texting zones for drivers. most of them at existing rest
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stops and parking pull-offs. the governor says now there is no excuse to take your hands off the wheel and eyes off the road. >> 5:57. the trial over who is responsible for hiring michael jackson's doctors winding to a close. what a jury must decide. >> battling a new wild fire this morning. >> new details about what happened when a southern california woman and her son were killed by a family friend that then abducted her daughter. unbelievable.
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who happened to be in their way. we'll tell you what they were running from and how police caught up with them overnight. >> and more gun fire as the standoff at an upscale mall in kenya continues. we have conflicting reports who has the upper hand and concerns over remaining hostages and whether they will make it out alive. >> it's a mostly clear start to your tuesday. good morning. i'm meteorologist christina loren. no thick fog means no flight delays out of sfo. we could see rain right here in the bay area. we're going to tell you when your full forecast in a few moments. >> traffic tuesday means driving delays. seeing them at the bay bridge toll plaza. we have another incident for the east bay and the south bay as you head through the hills. >> this is what the upper deck of the bay bridge looks like from as far off in the distance from our san bruno mountain camera. a chak to the camera indicates a little wind out there. christina has a look at your forecast on this tuesday, september 24th, this is "today in the bay."


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