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we support them, they come to all of our games. it's like a family bond we have. >> >> another big supporter is berkeley mayor who wagered 10 bottles of berkeley wine against the louisville mayor's 10 bottles of kentucky bourbon. our sports team has been following it. we'll have all of the highlights coming up in a few minutes in sports wrap. >> >> . under a proposal, sonoma will retain ownership of their solid waste facility and enter into a long-term contract with arizona. this week's meeting is scheduled for tuesday and a final agreement is expected april 23rd. >> >> state lottery officials are hoping to boost lagging interest in the multistate powerball jackpot, which starts tomorrow.
ken pritchard joins uses with the jackpots that are bigger and has a higher price to play. >> reporter: this is the powerball slip that you will see in retailers, it looks familiar. it will cost you $2 play. odds are low, but charlie feels good about dropping a few dollars on the lottery >> this month, i'm supposed to be lucky. >> why is that? >> that's what my astrology says. >> reporter: perhaps, he should play tomorrow when powerball starts tomorrow. >> everybody asked all last week when is it going it to start. >> reporter: this store owner said this is a hot spot for lotto sales, multiple winning million dollar tickets have been sold here. >> get me one. >> reporter: long time lottery player barry marshall said he is in on powerball. >> i believe this powerball starts off at $40 million. right off the bat at normal. that's a good little pop.
>> jackpot odds for powerball are slightly better than mega millions. -- . overallotteds powerball won in 32, mega mills one in 40. state lottery officials have poured a fortune into promoting it, hoping it will rejuvenate lottery in california. it would benefit store owners. >> >> the state lottery commission approved powerball the day after the jackpot topped half a billion dollar earlier this year expectation is for even larger jackpots more often with california onboard. ken pritchard, ktvu channel "2 news." >> price at the pump is slowly dropping. nationwide, the price of gas has fallen six cents in the
last two weeks. average price $3.06 5a gallon. here, it's much higher -- . survey looked at all gas prices in the lower 4 and found the cheapest is in billings montana, $3.33 a gallon. some of the highest prices are in chicago at $4-0 5a gallon. >> >> homeowner got a little help at a free event in san francisco. hundreds attended the american dream event at the marriott hotel. they met with bankers and discussed options for lowering their payments. some were able to receive a lower rate right away. >> there are still a lot of people caught up in the mortgage crisis bad mortgages that caused the crisis, now, the economy has hurt some people even if they had a good rate, they couldn't afford to pay that, either. >> reporter: it's sponsored by
the neighborhood assistance of america and laughs through tuesday. >> governor brown goes to china searching for investment dollars the governor said there are plenty of billions china wants to invest in the u.s among the high points, he will ride the bullet train joined by the head of california high speed rail authority. the governor will open a trade office in shanghai officially renewing business ties with china. >> >> cal was leading at 10, but they have just lost to louisville. more coming up in sports. >> >> why this pint-sized player was on the football field during a college game, running for a touchdown. . weather changes are ahead. mark will be here with a look at your workweek's forecast. .
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a 30-year-old woman suffered a heart attack during the half marathon in san francisco this morning. she was revived by pair medics and taken to the hospital. her condition has not been released. 5500 runners took part in the race. they made their way across golden gate bridge and back before heading back to the aquatic park area. organize sizers had two stains with live bands playing rock and roll, runners from 25 states and 15 countries took part in the race. photos showing three excited runners, two with guitars and a microphone. the photos show starting line here. runners took off at 7:00 this morning. if you have any pictures of today's half marathon and you would like to share, e-mail them to -- >> all right, good weather to
run because it stayed mostly cool out there. let's check in with mark and see what is happening. >> we have been talking about a chance of showers, for the most part, the weekend has been dry. things will be changing over the next few hours, we have some rainshowers to talk about, wind. we have this camera on the giant flag because we do have gusty winds already out there. but the winds will pick up tonight and into monday and eventually talking about warmer temperatures. live "stormtracker" 2, you can pick out one system to our north. rainshowers around eureka and crescent city. we have some clouds moving into the bay area. northern half of the league will come in from oakland and santa rosa reporting mostly cloudy skies. in terms of the rainfall, sheer's the overall pattern with rainshowers beginning to approach. this will be on the move for tonight for the evening hours. current temperatures in the 50s to the 60s, santa rosa 59
degrees. walnut creek, 61. in the short term, we were talking about the cloud cover, eventually rainshowers, 8:00 tonight. rain increasing in coverage especially in the north bay. north of the golden gate bridge. quickly moving to the south by late tonight and early tomorrow morning, your monday will be dry, but we'll replace the rain chances with strong gusty winds. overnight lows will be in the 40s to the low 50s. santa rosa 44 degrees. san francisco, 49 and san jose 47, you definitely want to bunle up. tomorrow morning will be cooler than this morning. one more system moving in. showers, we'll bump up the chances between 9:00 and midnight tonight, for tomorrow, the showers move out, but the winds do pick up. northerly winds do pick up and it could be approaching 25-35- miles an hour. stronger gusts approaching 45- miles an hour coast side and for the higher terrain of the bay area. it is spring, but we are
talking about winter weather advisories. snowfall totals will be two to six inches with the rainshowers we are expecting tonight will translate into more snow up in the mountains. meantime winds will be a factor. take this into monday, winds sustained. strong, coast side and right around the bay, 32-miles an hour, pass civic could. >> snore key headline is this. we'll warm up the numbers. look what happens tuesday and wednesday, by wednesday, the warmest locations inland could be approaching low to mid-80s, 2-85 degrees. that will be developing over the next few days. tomorrow, upper 50s to upper 60s for afternoon highs. it will feel mustery out there, especially coast side. white caps looking toward the pacific. san jose, 67.
a look ahead to the five-day forecast with your weekend all in view. tomorrow on the cooler side, wind, very cold morning tuesday morning. coolest location will be in the upper 30s, but then a nice recovery with the temperatures tuesday, wednesday, and notice after tonight, no rain clouds. in fact forecast models keeping us dry with basically partly sunny skies and cooler temperatures for the upcoming weekend. thanks, mark. >> university of nebraska cornhuskers this weekend ran an emotional play that no one has really seen before. seven-year-old jack hoffman, running for a tv. he is a cancer patient who has made friends with number 22.
the youngster moves from a series of operations to more than a year of chemo. that touchdown in front of 60,000 fans no doubt boosted his spirits and generated half a million you tube hits. >> >> oakland a's went for a sweep of the astros. >> >> heartbreak for the cal bears in the women's final four. sports wrap is up next, we'll be right back. .
history make willing cal women's basketball team playing tonight in the final four against louisville bears not at all bothered by the bright lights. louisville jumped to an 8-2 lead, but cal turned it around. this steal, hits a jumper, comes off the screen hits another jumper and another going from long range. eight for cal in the first half, 17 for the game for claireton. cal gets on the board. bears lead by 10 at half time. second half, now, bears lead much of the way, but cardinals rallied. >> with a minute and a half to play, sara fouls aims and goes, louisville up by three. cal with a chance to tie with 20 seconds left.
but lisle,' 3, no good. cardinals hang on for the 64-57 win. >> >> giants had a big party planned. cardinals did their best to become the guests you never want to see again. giants got a pair of runs. one run in, matt adams into the deepest part of the park with the bases loaded. this saved the giants a run, st. louis in front 3-2. that mattered little by the time the inning was over. 5-2 with the bases loaded again. matt carpenter drives in two more. cardinals were still in a scoring mood. carlos, base hit scoring two more, by the time the inning
was over, cardinals were in front. they go on to win, hanging 15 hits on five giants pitchers, giants drop, colorado if for the first of three. >> >> in milwaukee, you could say he gets all of this. that's a two-run homer, diamond backs needed both runs. milwaukee got one in the bottom of the inning, 8-7, arizona, d backs 5-1 are as the rockies. >> >> oakland a as doing their best impersian nation of the bronx bombers. newest member of the al west, houston astros. oakland in front, 2-0 in the third and lowery hits one, two- run homer against the team that traded him in february.
crisp not known as a long ball hitter has three for the season after this shot to right in the fourth. 5-0, a's and then in the fifth, chris young got into one with a couple of runners aboard. >> but it wasn't all roses for the a's. reddick tries to get there with a slide and injuries himself when he hits the wall. he was holding his right wrist when he left the game. the a's said he will be day to day and that will take awhile for him to get healthy again. ark's sweep three from houston and have won five in a row taking this one 9-3. they are off tomorrow before playing the first of three against anaheim. .
tied at three -- they will not need to play an 11th inning. white sox walk of 4-3. chicago off to a 4-2 start in the al central. >> >> sharks have been moving up consistently in the western playoff picture. a bit of a stumble, but still got a point. a pair of assists against dallas, big one here after his physical play forces a turnover. look at this, 3-2 in the second period. 4-2 san jose after two, but the stars came back and tied it with two third period goals. lieu ericson for the rebound after a scoreless overtime, they went to a shootout. jaime bend, gets one past. all three turn back by kerrly, including that final one by fred burns. the stars win 5-4.
san jose gets one point for the shootout lost. tied with the kings for the number four spot in the west. >> >> still to come. golf's final tuneup before next week's masters. >> >> nascar drivers back on the track after an extra week to think about all of the emotion on display in their last race. we'll be right back. .
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when we last left you on the nascar circuit, denny was headed to the hospital. in martinsville, virginia, logano not looking over his shoulder. hamlynn a spectators a mark martin took over his car. >> >> close quarters racing on this half mile track. kurt bush finished after his car caught fire. he was fined, but, can anybody
give me a ride? i don't think so. with eight laps to go, jimmy johnson pulled away. moving johnson into the number one spot in overall points as well. >> >> golf tour set for the first mainlies, next weekend, the masters. there was a matter of one more tuneup. here is the shot of the day. call merlots finished distant 14 shots back. but he will remember his tee shot on the par 3, 16. rolling him in for a hole in one. the gay that came out of nowhere to win this event. martin laird. that's a birdie at 16. here's one at 1. he finished with three in a row. he beats mcelroy by two strokes. he had a respectable 66 today. >> >> first major title of the l
pga tour that's her second career major. she won by four strokes. she has won four times in her last six starts. >> >> trying to wrap up a playoff spot, with the warriors, playing the jazz. we'll have that at 10:00. see you then. >> >> it's too bad about cal. >> cardinals of louisville and the cardinals of st. louis, i think it was their day. >> what a great year. getting to the final four is incredible. >> you know and it just came down to a simple matter of louisville made the shots down the stretch and cal did not and that was the difference. >> >> thanks. >> >> let's get one last check of the weather for the workweek. >> >> lots to talk about, right now on the radar, clouds moving in rainshowers you will see to our north around the north coast. that band of showers moves in for tonight. as a result, increasing
rainfall rates. so, that's for tonight, tomorrow, you will notice the winds. i think the winds will be aannoying, they would approach 30-40-miles an hour. look what happens. temperatures zooming what up tuesday and wednesday, by wednesday, the warmest location is approaching the low 0s. after tonight. some rain shower event. after that everything none on the extended graphic. warming up for tuesday and wednesday. >> >> all right, coming up tonight on the 10:00 news. >> in less than five minutes from now, family and friends of a father and daughter killed last year riding their bikes in concorde are gathering to remember that day. how their loved ones are coping one year after that tragedy. >> >> thank you for trusting ktvu channel "2 news." we will be seeing you here the next time news breaks. >> we'll see you tonight at 10:00. .
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