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>> in the east, fairfield, and stocks ended the delta, they are still hot. antioch got up to 101 degrees. fairfield 100, livermore 100, pleasanton and livermore, 100, concord at 99. it was hotter and downtown concord bfi you will notice all of the city's on this list are in the east bay. here is a look at the maps. if you can see those triple digits to the east bay. san jose coming in around 90 degrees. nineties in the north bay as well as santa rosa at 96 and 94 in napa. it was hot inland. here is what we expect over the next few days. temperatures will be
dropping by fell to the '50s and '60s. 5:00 a.m. sunday, hot temperatures in lahore huss of the period's seventh a and 8 bayside. >>pam: a call on the latest on the shelf on fire, government officials are now on the side of that fighter. this is video from yes michelin were a second fire burned briefly. " government officials are preparing to tour the site to see what they can figure out about the cause in the the safety risks to the public. j.r stone is live at the refinery with the latest details. >> those with the u.s. chemical safety board are here handed talking with employees from chevron trying to figure out what went wrong. at this point are still unable to enter the unit
where this happened. it is still too dangerous. government officials are here trying to determine what led to the fire in the value with a response from the refinery. the actual investigation could take months or even a year. and this group of the league in gives the recommendations, they do not find. they say it is a force to look into the leaks months and years prior to the fire. jeff >> oftentimes there are indicators of leading up to events. we like to see if the company is keeping an eye on closed >> keep in mind, chevron is required by law to release a 72 our report. that should be released is minutes. when we do get our hands on that we will you know what
is inside the report. >>pam: we are getting the first of the 911 phone calls from chevron asking for help. did this after seems to be confused about how much assistance needs to be sent. >> chevron has set up a health center and hotline to help residents who want to file claims connected with the police. it is located at the neck and community center in richmond. the address is on your
screen. there's also a 247 toll-free hotline phone number. >> with gas prices on the rise because of the refinery fire we have made it easy to track them on our web site. one of the top stories on our home page continues to be gas prices. we have created a gas price locator to make finding the cheapest gas easy. the darkest read indicates the most extensive gas. yellow and orange signifies cheaper gas. the prices are also listed
by the grave. when you scroll down you'll also see price trends for oakland, san francisco and san jose. gas prices have risen about 45 overnight and about 165 from a week ago. we have made it very easy to find the cheapest gas in san francisco, oakland and san jose. sandy in your view were photos, we will post pictures to the site. this gas price locator is agree told the of the navigator these tough times and save money at the pump. we encourage you to stick with kron4 for continuing coverage of the chevron refinery fire and gas prices as a result. we of the latest information on our web site as well as facebook and it twitter. >>pam: a young mother was gunned down last night when
someone opened fire on a group of people. another man was injured in the incident. da lin is joining us live from oakland police headquarters. >>da: the mother was only 16 years old and a student at oakland high school. she was walking with a group of five people when someone opened fire around 10:30 p.m.. it happened near the intersection of foothill boulevard in east oakland. piquancy in the footage the bullets went through cards, windows and homes. if the bullets also struck in and killed the suspect in ended 23 year-old man. >> we heard a pop pop pop >> we did receive information from witnesses who were there.
there were quite a few people present during the shooting. >> for ... off tell reporters that the victim's father was also shot and killed four years ago. her cousin was also shot dead last month. police say the victim " leaves behind a 9 month old daughter. >>pam: also and all with a 17 year-old oakland mother and her two month old baby daughter of the are safe and sound this evening after being kidnapped at gunpoint by the baby's father. then thurman has details on the search for the suspect. >> oakland police say a manhunt is underway right now for marcos hernandez free if they say last night he kidnapped his girlfriend and bb at gunpoint.
also assaultive the girlfriend repeatedly according to police. at the time the believe he was headed towards sacramento county and at 1:00 p.m. today issued an amber color but at 2:30 p.m. the mother and child showed up at home in oakland, both were safe and sound. police would not say if there were drop off or if they escaped. >> at this point, the manhunt continues. they say he does have a criminal history and they believe he is armed and dangerous. >> some cautiously optimistic news from the u.s. labor department, the newest data shows that the job market is improving. national dow was claims fell by 6000 last week.
locally, job seekers flocked to a job fair held in san francisco by target. this was the scene at the match on center in downtown san francisco. all applicants showed up early this morning to get a spot in line. target plans to hire 300 people to help run its first ever store opening this fall in san francisco. >> this is one of several lines job applicants had to face as they made their way through the process at this target job fair on thursday. after making it to the front of the line they have to complete a form and into this area until we. over here is where the first of several interviews or being held. the lucky ones with and get placed in this section and called for yet another interview. in total it was a four are processed.
>> job applicants hope that they are one of the lucky ones. >> i have been looking for a job, even with a great rest may, the economy is so bad, and the job is difficult to come by. >> these two made it all the way through the 4 step process. >>pam: at 5:00 p.m., a little hero, new details emerged about two children being credited with saving lives during the wisconsin
sikh temple shooting, their courageous stories coming up. a bay area tech giant is slapped with a multimillion- dollar fine, how google was tracking certain web users and why they say they did not do anything wrong. we have a sneak preview of outside lands concert weekend and wide that and other big events will cause a big traffic headache. details coming up. must be nice, cheering on team usa from the shallow end.
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>>catherine: police say there was at least some warning before a white suppresses killed six people on sunday. it is now becoming clear that the numbers might have been worse if not for a little boy and his sister. >> for a second we thought maybe he needed directions or needed help. >> the children had been told not to go outside as their parents went to buy supplies for the temple kitchen. the 11 year-old boy and his nine year old sister were sitting outside when they noticed a white man driving up and getting out of the car. then, they spotted his guns. >> he got both of his vessels and started shooting randomly. at first we thought it was a fireworks but then when me and my sister looked at him we noticed he was shooting people. we ran as fast as we could inside to warn everyone.
boy's mother said her son's name means fearless and he lived up to his name. page killed six people before killing himself that afternoon. four other people were wounded including a police officer. >> the vigil for the victims continue, this was the scene in hayward last night and in the nation's capital a vigil near the white house drew about two of the people. >> we just heard a little while ago that the attorney general is going to speak at friday's service.
>> here is a live look from the east bay. blue skies and a relatively clear. we did have some fog earlier this evening rolling to the golden gate at that has pulled back nicely. clear conditions there. we will expect most of the fog cleared out during evening hours. take a look at the top of this that we see, it is
awfully hot to the east. antioch and pleasanton are both still recorded to of digits. in the south bay because the upper 80s and low 90s. by tomorrow morning, a perfect fees and low 60s. it will warm quickly. by 8:00 p.m. that will be '60s and '70s. as we push the clock forward to dan, 90 degree weather really grips the community.
in the south bay tomorrow another day of the upper 80s and low 90s. san francisco and downtowns of our will be around 68 with 76 and oakland. that is what we're looking for tomorrow. here is your three days out look into your weekend. the hot temperatures will stay with us for the next 48 hours. friday and saturday, double digits in live with mild conditions at the bay of coast. sunday things will call off a little bit. >> there is a new way to get kron4 news and weather whenever you want.
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paths if >>pam: oakland police are looking for the driver drove into a utility pole and then took off. this was the scene this morning as pg&e crews worked to repair the poll. nearly 70 people were initially without power because of the crash. the crash happened around 3:00 a.m. at the intersection of 80 first avenue in the d street. there is no word on any arrests.
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hall >>pam: three major events will likely make the evening commute tomorrow more of a headache than normal for bay area drivers. if grant lodes is here will of the areas you vie want to avoid. >> well over a 100,000 people are poised to be descending to san francisco tomorrow night. as the 49ers host to the vikings' first preseason game. that is at 6:00.
the giants are also home hosting the rockies. the outside land in music festival is at golden state park starting at noon going until 10:00 p.m.. that always creates a traffic nightmare. a lot of people try to go after work on friday. this is video from last year's festival. metallica, stevie wonder, neil young and others. about 60,000 people are expected. >>pam: it is coming out of that time of year, music the lord will fill golden gate park for three straight days talking tomorrow. we are talking about the outside lansing music festival. jeff bush's live in the park
>> back out here live, the roadie's have wrapped up on stage. they were getting the sound and lighting sorted. tomorrows headliner is neil young. >>catherine: let's talk about the weekend weather. you are booking live at the san francisco skyline. brilliant blue skies, there is not a sign of any clouds. james fletcher is in the weather center. >> this is a good example of what we are expecting over the next three days. clear skies and wonderful weather. if you are going to be in
lending rates yourself for the hot weather. >> it looks like we should expect more serious storms did previously predicted. weather experts are revising the forecast. there and say there could be as many as 17 named storms between june and november. as many as eight could become hurricanes. we are told three of those could become a major
hurricanes. much of the philippine capital remains under water. the flooding has affected nearly 2 million people. a lot of families have been staying in shelters and a sleeping in cars. the weather is better today for the cleanup has barely begun. the flooding is being blamed for the deaths of at least 19 people. we're getting new images every day from the mars rover. this is a sweeping view of the area around the curiosity rover. scientists say they cannot believe how all this has been going. they're going to continue to do checkups and test equipment. in two-three weeks it will start doing experiments in
and move the rover to different locations. the two years-it is to figure out whether mars was ever able to support life. >> i want to introduce you to a new service in the bay area, a startup named get around. use the web site where the three multiplication. it helps car owners and those who need a car from time to time. >> there are 1 billion cars on the planet and argues for a couple of hours a day. we decided to solve the car overpopulation problem. in many cases the complete -- if your car by sharing it with other people.
>> let's take a look at the thursday traffic picture, the bay bridge toll plaza heading westbound, there are no problems. moving well and no backup. this is the james lick in san francisco. the lower deck of the bay bridge is backed up. traffic is trying to get toward the peninsula and moving quite slowly. [ male announcer ] hope has arrived. that's great. let's get with it.
>>stanley: did put up fences because some people actually walk through the construction site. >>pam: here's a quick look at traffic on the san mateo bridge, the headlights are eastbound. that is where traffic is heaviest this hour. it is moving slowly. on the right side of your screen, westbound traffic. must be nice, cheering on team usa from the shallow end.
back in '08, we didn't have these u-verse wireless receivers that let you move the tv around wherever. no siree, bob. who's bob? and if you didn't have a tv outlet, well then you couldn't watch diddly-squat. you talk a lot. you have no idea how good you have it. that's not working. [ grunts ] [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver, only from at&t. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. rethink possible. >>catherine: it is time for take a look at this. you are looking at video that was shot with an aide to the camera. this was recorded in late june. shortly after takeoff the plane began to lose altitude. this is what happened next.
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at 6:00 p.m. starts now. >>pam: no motive or suspects, only a sidewalk memorial where a 16 year old was gunned down last night. we have the details of oakland's 69 some aside. >> it is now a federal case >> prime for talks to one of the safety experts call then has to think about why the chevron refinery caught fire on monday. cut >> also the confusion at the return fire dispatch.
>>pam: tonight at 6:00 p.m. the investigation into the refinery fire. investigators are on site to determine the cause and safety risk. j.r stone is live in richmond with the latest. >>j.r: in the last 30 minutes we received a 72 our report that was put together by chevron about the incident that happened monday. for it is three pages long and only two paragraphs. so those with the government are here doing their own investigation. for >> we are not looking to cast blame. we're looking for the root causes. the questions that we ask our do they need to change maintenance schedules?
to the hospital, many complaining about reading problems or irritation with their eyes. chevron has set up a health center to help people who want to file a claim. the address is on your screen and there is a 247 toll-free hotline phone number. >> we are getting the first 911 phone calls made by chevron ask for more help to fight the fire.
>> with gas prices, rise because of the refinery fire we have needed easy to track them from our web site. one of the top stories on our homepage continues to be gas prices. we have created a gas price locator to help finding the cheapest gas easy. the red indicates the most extensive gas. fair crack on a price you liked and it will tell you which gas station is watching aghast. the gas prices corner and
are listed per grade. crocker qr >> when the school down he was the lowest prices section. coffee send us your photos. we will all pictures. cost >> if you have been out at all you know it is hot from the bay area with some looking since hitting a triple digits. here is a live look outside in downtown san francisco. how long will the hot
weather last? >>mark: it looks like some fog or low clouds pushing through. it is slowly beginning to cool off but it did get hot today. the wide use as it is mild by the bay and by the coast. overnight will have some cloud cover with temperatures in the '50s and low 60s. next week, gradual cooling.
>> a san jose man is in jail on suspicion of being in possession of child pornography. the 23 year-old was arrested after sheriff's deputies found dozens of injured his -- dozens of images when they surged in his home. his arrest is part of an ongoing crackdown. >> less than 24 hours after making their latest arrest there were back on history busting people for dealing in child pornography. it often begins with undercover deputies making surprise visits to the homes of registered sex offenders to make sure they are in compliance with their probation. >> we're looking for kids in the household. we look to see if they have prior charges of child molestation or to other views. >> keeping tabs on sex offenders is one of many tools used to zero and on
child porn suspect's. >> this is a prime example of how safety tips from one arrest are able to locate and identify future suspects. >> the use of sharing digital files means that a child born is on the increase. >> when you go to someone's house and they have a lot of computer equipment, we ask questions. we have to ask those questions furious off >> deputy said they want to get them off the street before they commit more serious crimes serious
>>pam: a young mother shot dead in oakland. investigators are trying to find out why that same shooting also injured a young man. >>da: police say that young mother was only 16 years old and a student at brooklyn high school. the bullets went through cards, windows and homes near the intersection of little boulevard and how the avenue in east oakland. the man is in stable condition and will survive his injuries. >> we heard a lot of shots.
coffee >> the victim's family has dealt with this kind of tragedy before. car 66 homicides and out of the park. but the >>pam: in oakland and in robert has been canceled but the gunman remained on alert. the teenage mother and your hurt your all were kidnapped by the baby's father last night. dan kerman has the details on the search. fire her color
>> they will not give details as to what crimes he committed and when. they will say he is armed and dangerous and it wants to get quickly as possible for a day >> police in san jose have raised more than $6,000 for three children were orphans. both of their parents were killed. the fund was set up by the police officers association and includes donations from officers as well as the public. >> coming up at 6:00 p.m., long lines as one bay area retailer tries to fill hundreds of job positions. we will take you there. >> of nasa's newest mars rover travelled millions of miles to get samaras that is just the beginning. miles to get samaras that is just the beginning. [ female announcer ] over the last ten years,
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excited and probably really want to work here. when >> i have applied at various places. >> lawyers for the colorado man accused of killing 12 people and wounding dozens more in a crowded movie theater say their client is mentally ill. james holmes was back in court, people who were there say he had the same dates look although he seemed slightly more listed. he is charged with first- degree murder and attempted first-degree murder. 58 people were hurt in that attack. >> earlier denied police
allowed members of the sikh community back into their temple in milwaukee. this was the site of the terrible sunday shooting. a white supremacist killed six people before killing himself. it's rare is a very big ceremony planned for tomorrow, the bodies of the six victims will be brought into the temple and of the holy book will be read aloud.
>> here is a live look from the oakland hills looking back at san francisco. >> here is a quick look at temperatures and where they are right now. have we are still seeing a will digits in antioch. a holdout is starting to happen although it still feels pretty hot out there. 83 right now in the san jose.
sahara a widespread mix of '60s and '70s. that will quickly turns 83 and '90s by noon. the red on the map indicates where weeks had to see those high degree temperatures. triple digits by 3:00 p.m.. in fairfield, 101 again. in the south bay upper 80s and low 90s. here is your free day outlook. we will cool down slightly for sunday and more so as we
head into next week. comcast channel 193, we are debuting the kron42470 area news channel. five deaths and illnesses of the need to get updated on weather, traffic in the news. give it a drive. >>pam: you heard james talking about the high temperatures. one pest management expert says more bugs are creating more generations this summer. new pictures from nasa's new-line mars rover. that is coming up after roll. hah thoughtful
travelled more definitive 50,000 mi. -- 3 to 50 million mi. to get to mars. nasa scientists want to drive curiosity from the crater that it landed in to another mountain 6.5 mi. away. today, but new cases from the martian surface have been released. >> it is spectacular. we're only on day three in we have these images to start exploring and understanding mars. the spectacular thing about these pictures is that we see these huge mountains in the background. >> coming up later tonight at 6:00 p.m., a closer look at nasa's newest rover. we will be right back serious ... < cut zahara
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>> the u.s. chemical safety board arrived to do their investigation into the chevron fire. haitian be here a week or so. a 72 out over for was leased by chevron on this fire in seven. it is only three pages long with two paragraphs describing the fire that's of place on monday. >> in oakland someone shot and killed a young mother, she was only 16 years old. face didn't have oakland high school, she was walking with a group of about five
people when someone walks up and started shooting at them. it happened around 10:30 p.m. in east oakland. one person was killed and one person injured. >> here at police headquarters in oakland, the manhunt is on for marcos hernandez. they say last night he insulted his girlfriend and at gunpoint kidnapped her and their baby daughter. this afternoon, after issuing an ever alert the baby and mother showed up safe and sound at a different home in oakland. now the search is on for hernandez. >> the heat wave has begun. we sox are 0 digits today and we will continue to see how weather. we are picking up some of
crack down on child photography. the task force has arrested a san jose man on suspicion of possessing child pornography and is stepping of the monterrey of the sex offenders in connection with that crackdown. >> a majority of those persons, many of them and then actively and molesting or committing a sexual act against a child. devotees of sharing digital images on my knees child porn is on the rise. >> and san francisco, take in a at the line behind to beat, nearly a quarter people showed up thursday morning to try and get a job that target the. the company is opening its first store in this city in october. in total they are hiring 300 people. the job their starts thursday and will end on saturday. >> and as a curiosity probe is sending back some new
pictures of mars. did it without this 3 have a 60 degree, a panorama of the area around where the probe landed. the curiosity will eventually explore >> in san francisco, preparations are underway for the outside lands music festival. the three day event has become more popular and has sold out for the city you're in a row. festival loader's say this year's lineup is the best to get and sabien and is not just about music, there is a big emphasis on food, drink and other types of performers. he outside land is becoming one of the most popular music festival in the country. with acts like neil young, the stevie wonder, metallica and into the foo fighters, it is easy to see why. >> there is a new way to get
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>>pam: and the born movie franchise is back but without the title character. will ferrell is cracking jokes on the campaign trail. >> it is time for the fourth chapter of the bourse series. did not expect to see met the man or his character jason bourne. me erin crossed. a genetically modified super spy whose life is a significantly impacted by the events that played out in the three previous films. of war legacy is rated pg- 13. there is a new comedic twist on american politics.
>>gary: i was watching espn today. , they had a guy reporting today saying that the fault is not involved. another report on espn says that he will go and and that in orlando. the player from philadelphia will end up in denver and going to philadelphia will be can provide them, to bring white power. and no one in our audience cares. they would rather hear me talk about harassment of pam moore.
>>gary: let us talk with the audience. >> who is going to have a better record at the end of this season in? the giants or the a's? >>gary: i hate to seafloors but i will save the giants, only because thing they are standing for a lot more likely if at the end of the day i think he oakland a's will get tired syria i hope i am wrong but i think the judges. >>gary: it can be named five of the oakland a's players cliff hartford >>gary: that is an unbelievable attacked.
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who's headed to hollywood after the big games in london? lochte? phelps? >> and what the olympians are saying about their chances at primetime tv. i'm debbie matenopoulos. >> and i'm kevin frazier. "the insider" is on. "dancing with the stars" or "the bachelor"? > i'd definitely have to go with "dancing with the stars." >> lochte today, could he and michael phelps now face off on the dance floor? >> it's time to move on. >> clues to the olympians' potential new hollywood deals. >> and the challenges that they could face. >> michael phelps is not the most eloquent guy on tv. neither is ryan lochte. plus, the icons of olympics past today. >> she's in her 50s. she owns a successful string of sports shops. then --