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walk down the street. we are an old st. this is where the governor was he took in some of the damaged here you can see the house over here the citing of melted cominin off the house from the heat of the fire. because the crater is just a couple of the away. you can also see this house across the street completely burned out to just a couple walls and a shell that house still standing. we want to show you video of the governor being debriefed by officials he spoke to the san bruno fire and police official about the investigation here. also speaking to the ntsb which has been heading up the investigation since last week getting filled in and all of that checking out some of the maps from the area all the homes that were destroyed in the homes that were damaged. one thing that was important when the governor was here just half an hour before he spoke to the press he said he signed an order he will ask president barack obama for federal disaster money which could mean that more money
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coming into this area from the many victims of this fire. >> declared an emergency and we also have passed president barack obama to helpless his key during my conversation with him was in china at the time was that he said anything that we need he will respond to and help us as quickly as possible. >> fema was here a couple of days ago in its original assessment of this area now that the governor had signed a request asking the president for the money everything is in place. how long it will take for the president to get back to the governor on if this will be declared a federal disaster area is not known at this point. reporting live in san bruno kate thompson kron 4 news. >> there's a new sort of problems shaping up in san bruno city workers are finding themselves buried under the avalanche of donated clothing.
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that continues to show up at the evacuation center. jonathan blum has more on why they are now asking people to take those items elsewhere. >> your the evacuation center in san bruno the amount of donations continues to pour and even though they run out of space here days ago. now lining the path outside this building going all the way around to the back boxes and boxes of donated shoes, clothing, toys killed to the brim with items that people brbr by in their vehicles specifically to help victims of this deadly explosion and fire to try and get back on their feet as they try to rebuild their homes in search for other places to stay. see workers say they've never seen anything like it carried >> i don't have words to describe it it's quite impressive and emotional when you see these people coming from the east bay, south bay and all over. the state bringing stuff in in collecting stuff it's just incredible. >> clearly this was an anticipated. >> know we didn't expect this
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much support in volunteerism ann helping us were overwhelmed it's unbelievable. >> since it completely run out of room here of city workers said they'd like it you took your donations directly to a salvation army center. this that's the organization that's been picked to distribute the items to the people in need. as a matter what salvation army store you go to take your donated items directly to a salvation army store and make sure they get to the victims of the fire. in san bruno jonathan blum kron 4 news. >> while december disasters bringing many people together offering donations of food and lodging and much-needed cash it is also atatatatatatatatatatatam all around the bay where there just to do one thing. stanley roberts spent the day in san bruno if to show what's happening in this edition of people behaving badly. the california highway patrol
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was forced to babysit a stretch of san bruno ave because the people behaving badly like this man crossing in th middle the street he was advised by the officer to use a crosswalk. this area became so bad that local and state law-enforcement had to step in to calm things down. we'll show you why. watch the driver of the red car slowly cruising of san bruno ave without blinking. in the car comes to a stop. this driver was not the only one there was this passenger who jobs out this cold car on san bruno ave. she gets out to point at the scene of the disaster while the driver waits. then seconds later she jumps back in. only so the driver could block traffic in part in the left turn lane to keep watching for about five minutes. these people have one thing in common, third called doctors. they show up every time there's a disaster they have no real purpose other than to look and
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take photos of a tragic event in this case december disaster. like this guy running down san bruno he parked hissssssssssssse no parking area so the kids not those with the cell phone. according to several residents they can't find parking industry because of all these gawkers showing up. please keep in mind lives were lost here if you really that interested in seeing what's happening watch the news. so the please can focus on more important things. >> keep moving, keep moving. >> in san bruno stanley roberts kron 4 news. >> a live look aside from our roof cam over downtown san francisco sunny skies this afternoon in most of the bay area were still seen look some cloud cover here's a look at our satellite picture. just a little bit off shore there still sunshine down the san until coasted still cloudy and to san francisco not quite over the downtown area but over the
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richmond and sunset. up to the north seeing sunshine in the north bay san coastline. forcing sun and were enjoying it now. temperatures are pretty much what was out there yesterday it's definitely warmer in santa rosa their 73 now but, at upper '70's low 80's for inland spots and still cool close to of warming as we head into tomorrow that's going to look at 2 tonight into tomorrow at a glance. the fog will pull in the coast this evening. as we head into tomorrowng w wl have patchy fog near the coast and will spread is nearly as far inland or the south bay this morning. by 3:00 p.m. sunday of sunshine and temperatures quite similar to what were seeing out there now a couple degrees of warming is expected. 62 of the coastline to 84 warm is inland spots. we a big changes in our forecast for injuring is whether now or rain is on the horizon on details of that coming up in just a bit.
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>> california's fertile fridays are creating vague inconveniences for people trying to do business with the state. it's by far the first at fremont dmv office that's because the neighboring cities office has completely shut down. kron 4 craig shows is a hectic scene. >> just trying to get into a parking lot is a mess. there no spots of the fremont dmv whether you're from fremont or drove down from a word or the local offices close. when you do get into the building you wait in this line just to get a ticket and you have to wait even longer for your never to be called to become one of the many waiting in this claustrophobic office or outside leaning up against the wall if you can find a place to lane. >> i've been here for an hour- and-a-half. when i came here this morning the line was all around the whole building. there's so many people in their. >> probably about 10 pages.
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>> to wait for a driver's test is a long line of cars around the building. i can't even sit down for a minute. at furlough friday simply one this week in the dmv workers say they face a backlog that's get worse each day it will be this way for another three weeks that's when they were office reopens after renovations of leaving the e fremont dmv. >> let's take a live look outside at traffic in san jose no problems at all. things are looking great in san jose traffic wise. we'll be right back. the black widow spider's severe bite
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us coming in but on the right- hand side off all that information new and the most important part of the redesigned twitter moved almost every function i i i i i i i i i i i'- ended tap or page to find something. right here all have to do is click on individual tweets in details will pop up. he see this person posted a link to youtube video instead of opening a new browser are tapped look at it you click on the street and that will come up. the new redesign its rolled out to just a small number of users today but it is going to expand to the entire twitter first over the next few weeks. if you like to read all about twitter and changes with visit our whats on what sectional >> look for extended forecast a mild weather continues into tomorrow if but we do have changes in to the weekend. details on that coming up in just a few minutes.
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the san francisco board of supervisors has given the green light to a new shopping center
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will be built in part of the market street that's been vacant for years. jeff bush chose to the plants in the works. >> market street is full boarded up windows in shops that have been shattered for a long time but all that is going to change next year the new shopping center which will be called a city place will be located between fifth and sixth street. when it's all said and done the view from mason street will be transformed from this to this. a five story modern shopping center will be the new shopping traction on market street. the building will have a glass facade that crates in a drama inside. the developers say did not secure any tenants yet but now that the city is given the go-ahead to the over to begin shortly. the plan is to have department stores sporting goods stores and other outlets that specialize in large bulky items. the new center will also have a 188 in russia for customers to park all the shop. in san francisco jeff bush kron 4 news. >> >> more development news for you this time in oakland a bold sign
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an agreement for the development of the oak to nine project that development will be built along the estuary near the embarcadero from oak street to ninth avenue. the project will transform the mainly industrial area into homes and parks and a 54 a. project will include 3100 homes and 200,000 square feet of retail space as well as to new marinas. the project is expected to take 16 years to complete. >> the jockey has been paralyzed from the waist down after a fall during the race at golden gate fields this is video of the racacacacacacacacacacacae of your screen the 24 year-old michael martino as you can see him fall off the course there let's slow this down and you can see various the horse falls and falls on top of him. martinez is now recovering at an oakland hospital he also has a severe injury and bleeding as long as he was the second leading jockey during this summer's season in golden gate fields. >> live look good side from our
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mount tam cam gorgeous sunny skies to the bay area this afternoon temperatures are mild as well. looking at the '60s and '70s for the most part temperatures warmer in the north bay all of the '70s this afternoon. 79 santa rosa our inland spots a mix of a upper '70's low 80's 60's run a bay shores and low '70's and to the south bay. will see similar weather out there tomorrow we do have fog lang read the coast line but not as extensive as what we had yesterday. it will be as extensive as the pushes and tonight will not make to our inland valleys patchy fog close to the coast tomorrow d summmm temperatures to what were seeing out there today. i agree to a warming is expected. big changes with the chance of showers so saturday and sunday. we'll talk about that more of a moment. let's talk about the fog of scattered along the coastline mainly read over pacifica raid near san francisco and that's about it. tomorrow morning 6:00 a.m. still in along the coastline and toward the
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shores it's not going to move from the spot in the 9:00 a.m. our it hasn't moved at all. it will get back towards the afternoon up and down the coastline that's where the fog is by 12:00 so we could see sunbreaks once again tomorrow along coasts. tablatures similar to today with a degree or two of warming 80 in santa rosa, 75 san or fall, 65 and services go, 75 and vallejo, low 80's for inland spots, is along the bay shore, 62 the coast of the seven san jose. the rain this week and we have a strong storm happening to the north that looks like most of that rain will stay well north of us a slight chance of rain early saturday morning in the north bay that is where will stay on saturday. as we move into sunday that some were going to get the chance of rain bay area wide but the light green is green indicates a light shower not expecting heavy rainfall with this and that chance is really going to decrease as we head into monday morning. a look
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at your kron 4 here is a look at your 7 day around the bay another nice day tomorrow things will go friday averted a get some cloud streaming in streaming in. mainly in the north bay temperatures will cool as pushes through as we head into next week will see partly cloudy skies and slightly warmer temperatures. >> in national news fishermen in louisiana are calling it of very disturbing catch the talking about these crabs which they say are contaminated with oil. theye describe the smell of oil as very strong. they now want testing to determine whether the cr by the bp oil spill the crabs have to be live to provide good samples each crap quickly guys the fishman said it will catch more in that same area. biwa the above administration said today it will now require a oil and gas companies operating in the gulf to plug nearly 3500 non producing wells. they also have to dismantle hundreds of
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production platforms which no longer news. the associated press investigation showed thousands of wells of been ignored for decades was nobody checking for leaks. meanwhile the government point man on the spill said bp is broken well could be criminally plug and declared dead by sunday. the atlantic as home right now to three different tropical storms in looking at tropical storm julia which is in getting stronger just over the atlantic and far from land right now tropical storm igor is weakening slightly but forecasters say it could hit bermuda on sunday. neither storm the land right now. as for carl a debate landfall in mexico peninsula hitting a sparsely populated area. it could strengthen to become a hurricane. sarah is short testing of the public today. that followed for two months of her being locked up
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the uc-berkeley grant is in no longer with family members where she had a medical exam today. her family said she is a long been repressed and other health problems she is one of the three u.s. ichors arrested in tirana accused of spying. the other two percent. she said today she did have a chance to say the by to them and they were thrilled for her release. we have a programming note to tell you about. tomorrow nbc will air the giants game and kron will air nbc programming. at 8:00 p.m. on kron 4 you can catch the season premiere of the apprentice. that will be followed by a special edition of kron 4 news at 10:00 p.m. we'll be right back. the top of your screen in san francisco traffic barely moving if at all towards the lower deck of the bay bridge headed east bound the bottom of your screen traffic headed southbound on 1 01 moving rather slowly as well. we'll be right back.
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next to any one feasible and you might want to think twice before person posting personal information. kimberly tells us about a list of things you should never reveal on the social site. >> personal finance site they put together this list let's take a look it's just a few of them. they did as study they found today in front off bursts could protect most and some members in your social security number after vacation place plans a tough to please rob made when you tell them you're not going to be hauled purity major job reliant taxes and use drugs but facebook is not a place to and fast employes peruse the social side to determine who to hire and fire we don't have time for the last 1 01 to do is head to and look for what's on the web section to read the entire list for yourself. >> live look at traffic on the golden gate bridge backing up north and southbound kron 4 news
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live this is kron 4 news at 5:00. governor arnold scored sniggered touring the devastation in san bruno today. >> we don't know exactly why >> is both the state and federal officials oppose new legislation to make you safer. plus kron 4 looks deeper into the controversy over the calls made to pg&e before the explosion. of one family is saying tonight. why investigators have already received a dozen e-mail's from concerned neighbors. >> kate thompson is live in san bruno were the governor just wrapped up his visit. kate. >> yes he left a little while ago bring the disaster zone for


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