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tv   KRON 4 News at 8  KRON  October 24, 2012 8:00pm-9:00pm PDT

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rachel and sam have a house. now they want a home. a home where everything feels like it's designed just for them. where the styles they love fit into the wallet they have. big or small they want furniture that makes life better. that's why they visit us. we're more than a home improvement store. we're ikea, the life improvement store. >> police and mountain view are looking for a suspect in a and attempted robbery on
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the nature trail. rob fladeboe has more details. new li . this is terrible. >> this man and the other people are surprised by what happened. the man was jumped from behind from another man who tried, unsuccessfully to make away with his backpack. >> the suspect tried to grab his backpack a struggle ensued. some of the victim was able to gain control of his backpack. >> this happened just after 8:00 p.m. new the entrance on evelyn avenue. and the suspect could have been hiding at a nearby creek bed. it was a dark. other people saying that there were plenty of people at that hour. that added to their surprise. >> i thought that this was a really safe place because it is a peaceful place with no traffic. >> investigators are kind in considering this and the considered-isolated but
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know it is possibly a crime of opportunity. >> because it is dark. it is perhaps easier for the suspects to pick out their victims... patrols. >> we are warning everybody to be aware of their surroundings. >> rob fladeboe, kron 4. south gate elementary school and the martin luther king middle school in hayward were briefly locked down this morning. police were searching for an intruder near the school grounds. parents were able to pick up their children. the lockdown was lifted- shortly after noon.
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>> oakland city officials speaking to the media about the improvements in the economic conditions of downtown oakland. this event was conspicuously time on the eve of the occupy movement takeover of frank ogawa plaza. people in the occupy movement will retake that plaza. this newly planted grass is no off- limits. >> we have had to deal with at least a dozen of major demonstrators. one year ago and each time the complaints have been, down, down, down. we have a lot of confidence that this will be handled well. we are asking. to stay off the lawn and >> that entire area is now patrolled by security guards, oakland police. they are expected to keep everything intact for the occupy anniversary. >>jacqueline: taking a live look outside we are dealing
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with the threat of light rain and isolated mover san francisco at this hour. this is nothing like what we saw a couple of days ago. heavy downpour. light rain, drizzle moving through at this hour. it was not even making its way to the ballpark. with not much reporting just yet but this is possible to impact but it has been diminished. pour the just the last couple of hours by slid weather cells. the increase in cloud coverage as it is continuing. the core is still to the north. as we look at tomorrow it will be with improved conditions. overnight, will maintain the chance of isolated showers. and chilly temperatures. tomorrow. improving conditions and
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warmer skies. a pretty pleasant weekend on tap. and kind of chili. 40's and santa rosa. with upper 40's and 49 in oakland, hayward, san jose perritt slightly warmer conditions and low 70's. 72 in sunnyvale. '70s in pleasanton, livermore. and 64 in san jose 68 and san rafeal. and came to with the tigers looks like a good one. there will be no threat of rain with game no. 2. but it will be breezy. a look at your extended forecast with improved conditions and warmer conditions with more sunshine in. temperatures in the '70s but for the weekend eight little bit of cloud coverage returning and
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even the chance of showers. with a little bit of cloud coverage go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and on digital 4.2. >>pam: : the ipad mini and yesterday but they also shocked the tech community by offering a 10-inch ipad. and has released the new generations usually in the spring. and also new laptops. gabe slate. gives us a closer look. >> this nearly went unnoticed.. this was overshadowed a but apple did a 180 from their normal routine and updated the new one in six months. perhaps this is frustrating for people that have just
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purchased 16 months ago. >> the new chip. the apple a 6 with even faster performance. >> this will be twice as fast. >> and updating the camera face time. >> and the big change is the connecting dock.. it will compete compatible with the iphone 5. >> i am really excited to show you a brand new 13 in.. macbook pro..>> the updated their pro notebook. it ended a 13 in. for the first time with the high-end retina display. it is the latest. and light weight. the most light weight, yet. .75 inches thin..
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>> you can see that there is a huge difference. >> this is $1,700. >> this is the best all-in- one computer in the industry. it is the no. 1 best desktop in the u.s.. >> they also invested the new imac. apple invented a new type of hard drug for this new imac. it is faster. it is called the " fusion " -- hard drive... card, 128 of flash storage and your choice to. and in software, they are fused together into one volume. we do this for a faster reading and be available in november. and the other also ships in december..
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>> you are looking at a live picture of at&t park. but not a very warm welcome for the detroit tigers. coverage continues, next
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>> a look at our top stories. the detroit tigers were defeated panda power with snadoval had three home runs. die-hard fans are representing. standing-room- only just to get a ticket. and many are willing to
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shell out big money for the world series skie gear -- >> with the official world series logo-figur a yeahowever,e was a lot of traffic around at&t park. traffic officers were out in droves doing what they could to keep things moving. they are not the only reason to keep things happy. > these refinery accidents send california prices soaring. after this was eased by the state the price dropped but not as fast as they increased. here is a look as the comparison of the peak in early october and the price one year ago. san francisco was down nearly 305. it was up nearly 505 for the year. the same story in san jose, oakland. gas prices are
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dropping in fact kron 4's haazig madyun found some unbelievable happy customers. this was in the east bay. >> $3.39! at this gas station in concord. >> yes! it is awesome only $3.39. that is about $1 less, give, take the average gas station in the bay area card drivers are waiting to fill up their tanks. from the best prices in town! and you have on your giants jersey? >> yes! >> this is the cheapest place. i always check near by stations. >> if you go down the strip it is 705 more that is why there is a line. >> you live in pittsburgh but you came here to get gas? >> yes $12 a-$15 savings.
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>> and sometimes i spend $100 in other places. it is only $80. >> in these difficult times you could use that savings. >> because i am out of work right now. >> with 5 gal. for my boat and to fill it up while you can. the managers and if this is a promotional gasoline price it will last for a short amount of time a court in concord, kron 4. >> president obama starting his 48th our campaign in iowa. he has kept the same values his 48 our -- with the shifting views however of his running ...mitt
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romney it comes down to which canada would be better for their families. this has some issues.... and cedar rapids i will was his next stop. >> and a lot for california voters. it has been over six years that people have been executedthis has been over six years since anybody has been executed in the california death chamber. the move is part to put that execution in california's last. this would abolish the death penalty. >> over 700 inmates are on death row in san quentin but soon there could they could now be transitioned into life without parole. this measure would give local law enforcement agencies $100 million over four years to fan investigate murders & rape. >> the fascinating thing
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about this is that california would do not do it enough for people to do that we are in executions state. like, florida. or texas.. >> california has only executed 13 people since 1978. pro death-penalty was strong in california at uc berkeley scientist max says that times have changed. and so have attitudes. >> there is no question that the case before the public has been made people are aware of the district attorney inspired reversals. with fewer than we are one to wind up executing an innocent person one of these days. and if that has not happened already we cannot know for sure. i think those things make the public ambivalent. >> also the costs associated
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with the death penalty and the appeals process has raised concerns for california. and the legislative analyst's office they think about shutting this down could save $100 million annually. however, they think that it will be end up costing money and allows killers to escape justice. dan kerman, kron 4. >> stay with kron 4 as we continue to follow a decision 2012 para el the november 6th election will have extended coverage from 8:00 p.m.-midnight. and stay updated with our facebook and twitter updates. >>jacqueline: we have seen some light drizzle over at&t park. you can see some isolated portions very, very
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light rain on the embarcadero and at&t park. and at this hour we are seeing some isolated weather cells the satellite and radar showing some increasing cloud coverage. we can see spotty showers here, there to the north. and to the south and for overnight we are going to see the chance of those weather cells because of the core of the storm not quite moving its way. however, there will be improving conditions. and the warmer weekend ahead, coming up. conditions. and the warmer weekend ahead, coming up. >>pam comin thirty-eight. schools. trouble, we all should help out. under thirty-eight they do. more a year. bucks. money for schools. every school dollar must be... spent on student learning. student wins. vote yes on thirty h
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>> for the wednesday market update. the stocks were slipping again after yesterday's big sell off. here is a look at the numbers. the dow jones was
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ending by 25 points down after one of the worst drops for this year. the nasdaq was down by 9 points and the s&p was done by four points. the markets were fading after the federal reserve assessment that the u.s. economy still needs help to increase growth and lower unemployment. >> this historic night at at&t park. it beat detroit 8-3. and the game three. you can see they are excited. and for good reason. what a night. sports director, gary rednec redneck samsung radnich
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>> there are a lot of fakes at the world series. fake statues, fake fenders, fake beards and fake and does. >> the official mascot. >> however, i should have not purchased these on the street. >> this man came from los angeles. but he was not alone. this man was at the giants ticket service counter. >> it looks like they sold them on the stub hub and made a copy. >> $250. >> he was here from burbank and a pretty two different? >> and not by a paper ticket. and i'd buy these and los angeles of the time but it is kind of difficult. >> i came this morning i was
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at the box office. and i said do you have tickets. and he purchased them from a scalper. he looked like a regular guy. he just lost $500. >> i'm going to kill this guy. >> and this couple it was $2,000. when ticket was good and one ticket was bad. and somebody has already scanned it. however, there is a fairy tale ending. >> we can get a full return refund. but let us try this again at the will refund our tickets because of this mistake and they gave us our tickets back anyway. >> and they let them and for free. but i do not think that a skelter would have offered that. i cannot
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think a -- skelter would offer that service. a scalper would have not offered that. >>jacqueline: take a look at the radar. and the possibility of this, overnight. and as we take a look at the satellite and radar some showers really becoming isolated in the north bay. and we have seen the increase in called coverage and we will continue to see the possibility of the futurecast is not quite pinpointing this to these areas of scattered showers. looking by 9:00 p.m. just cloud covera 11:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. and also some of these 0.2 p.m. but
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against that morning commute will state mostly drug. the chance of showers will the minutes shoehortemperatures in e north bay getting to 40's. 42 degrees in napa. and the same for the south bay. it is going to be nice with temperatures several degrees warmer than today. low 70's in the south bay and a 64 degrees in san francisco. the good news is that the giants game will see mostly clear skies. and for tomorrow by 5:00 p.m. some clouds will remain and it will be chilly. a look at your extended forecast with the improved conditions. sunny skies, warmer
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temperatures and even low 80s inland. we are going to cool it back down. with the chance of showers go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and on digital 4.2. >> good evening, everybody. reggie jackson, the broth and now possible pablo sandoval...justin verlander was supposedly the best teacher and baseball and he was rocked off by sandoval. if you remember this from the all-star game. and the distance, estimated 421 ft.. verlander was outdone by zito with only 1 urn and 6
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stirke outs and cabrera with the triple crown and the giants go after it and sandoval hit two home runs and 4-0 giants and zito admittadley lines one to left fies. and san francisco 5-0 and sandoval third in the bank. another! pablo 3 homer game in game 1
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he delvered 4 - 4 and linceum stole the show stiking it out 1-0 for the season and the pitcher, zito? big dro >> owe had a serious work to do. and it was great to be able to take this home. >> kron 4 has you covered. outside the ballpark j.r. stone. you wasted no time.
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here he is. >> i am telling you they are passing out t-shirts like this. did you expect this? >> this is a great, great victory for a san francisco! go giants. >> who would have imagined this? >> i knew that was going to happen. >> who was the most impressive? >> panda. >> awesome, awesome! >> did you expect this? >> go giants.
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>> the bottom line is that these fans are having a great time. they have a lot to cheer about as they come out again tomorrow. it is very loud out here. >> and they love you, n.j. art and let us see the grand lotus. chile ar grant grant lot >> yes. we are outside of mccovey cove and the it has been 86 years until somebody came to bat with the chance to hit four home runs. in a postseason game. and when possible did tonight sandoval was merely
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historical. the fans were just amazed. they do not even care that it is starting to drizzle. it has been a tradition for this rainfall but it is a bad omen that the giants have had a victory on game 1 can they be front runners? >> i want to show you what local noise is. can we go back to right now, let here is one more time. a j r stone.
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>> you have been fired up. >> did you really think that you were going to come out of it. >> we made a model t but detroit did not have anything on us.. still. a lot to cheer about hal... >> who was the most impressive? sandoval... >> that this pandemonium and with tears don' j. r. stone. i g
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to tell you who the pitcher is and also gain the no. 2. has all of us anticipate the game number tomorrow, we will be right back. jack, you said you wanted a whole new breakfast item.
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i give you... flap jacks. hmm! thing is, i don't know if i'm comfortable with people eating my face. how 'bout a loaded breakfast sandwich with country-grilled sausage, bacon, ham, two fried eggs, and melting cheese on toasted sourdough. don't do it. don't eat my face... do not eat my... you ate his face?! >> of replacing the rotation baumgartner, came to tomorrow. >> it is not going to be much difference on game two tomorrow. once worked
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