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good morning. welcome to kron four news weekend. we are taking alive look outside from ourembarcadero camera. we're expecting another beautiful day around the bay. toss to weather. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling
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trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california. ( marty ) tragedy for one family in the east bay. a toddler was killed after he was run over by a car in the parking lot of a busy shopping center. it happened around 3:15 yesterday afternoon in the shopping center off decoto and alvarado-niles roads in union city. authorities say the 23-month-old boy ran into the parking lot from a nearby store and was struck by
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a slow-moving car. the toddler was rushed to the hospital where he later died from his injuries. the driver is cooperating with the investigation. ( marty ) breaking news... a teenager crashes into a power pole after police say he fell asleep behind the wheel in martinez. police say this happened around 3:17 this morning in the 6700 block of alhambra avenue. both north and south bound lanes of alhambra avenue are closed between devon avenue and virgina hills in martinez right now as crews try to restore power. power was also interrupted in an area of neighboring plesant hill. the driver was not injured. ( marty @ landing ) breaking overnight. three tornadoes in texas killed five people and injured dozens. storm chasers captured video of this funnel cloud in a small city east of dallas. the storm system caused extensive damage. two other twisters were reported in neighboring counties. people there are dealing with cars and trucks
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scattered and lots of debris. more than 50 people were hospitalized. we will continue to follow this story on kron four news weekend and kron four dot com. ( marty @ landing ) in east bay headlines this morning. officials are trying to find out how a man's body ended up in an alameda lagoon. they are calling it a suspicious death. they found the body floating in the lagoon at the end of broadway just before 11:00 yesterday morning. this case is remains under investigation this morning. police are looking to see if this man was a missing person. his identity will not be released until his family is notified. ( marty @ landing ) on his 100th day in office, president trump skipped out on a white house tradition and instead held a campaign-like rally in pennsylvania... the president is the first in decades to snub the white house correspondents dinner. we'll have more on that in a minute.. first, here's a look at the president trump's accomplishments so far in office. ( marty ) in one of his
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most widely touted achievements, he filled a supreme court seat with neil gorsuch. he authorized missile strikes in syria. the new president greenlighted the construction of the keystone x-l and dakota access oil pipelines. and to expand offshore drilling in the atlantic and arctic. despite efforts, he did not "repeal and replace" the affordable care act. president trump's first national security adviser, michael flynn, resigned after it was revealed he misled vice president mike pence about his contact with russia's ambassador. just this past week, a judge blocked his attempts to withhold money from sanctuary cities, like san francisco. courts also halted his plan to ban people from several muslim-majority countries from entering the united states. steve nannes now has more on president trump's 100th day in office. instead of attending the black-tie event-- president trump held a campaign-style rally in pennsylvania -- one of the states he wasn't
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expected to win in november.he threw plenty of shade on the dinner he passed on.pres. trump "a large group of hollywood actors-- and washington media are consoling each other in a hotel ballroom in our nation's capital right now." trump used his event to rate the media's first 100 days covering his presidency.pres. trump "if the media's job is to be honest and tell the truth, then i think we would all agree the media deserves a very, very big, fat failing grade."back in washington-- the media, celebrities and dignitaries walked the red carpet for the dinner hosted by daily show senior correspondent hasan minhaj. unsurprisingly, trump was a topic of conversation.hasan minhaj/ daily show senior correspondent"the leader of our country is not here. and that's because he lives in moscow.""as for the other guy, i think he's in pennsylvania because he can't take a joke." "you guys have to more perfect now than ever because you are how the president gets his news." (laughter)the last time
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trump attended the white house correspondents dinner was in 2011, when he was the butt of jokes by comedian seth meyers and president obama himself. some might argue the ribbing spurred him to run for president.earlier saturday, protesters backing action on climate change used the milestone day to march in washington.other protesters gathered at trump tower in new york to mark what they call "100 days of failure."but trump used his weekly address to hail his first 100 days in pure trump style.pres. trump "i truly believe that the first 100 days of my administration has been just about the most successful in our country's history."i'm steve nannes reporting. ( marty ) this marks the first time in 36 years that a sitting
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president has not attended and spoken at the white house correspondents dinner. president ronald reagan missed the dinner while recovering in the hospital from an assassination attempt, but he still made remarks by phone. richard nixon was the last president to skip the dinner entirely. kron four asked people here in the bay area how they think the president is doing in office. ( marty ) and the president took to twitter this morning... he tweeted: "big excitement last night in the great state of pennsylvania! fantastic crowd and people. make america great
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again!" ( marty ) still ahead. first it was united airlines, then it was american airlines. and now delta airlines is under fire this morning. the new video of a pilot hitting a passenger. plus. a father of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for a week is now issuing a statement about the boys disappearance. hear what he has to say. and next. gas prices continue to rise. how high will it go? we have the answer, after the break. who are these people? the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you. don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. ( marty ) for your money: .
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here are the stories from the week -- that could impact your bottom line. ( marty ) you've probably noticed that the average price of gas continues to rise. analysts say drivers could see price increases slow down as crude oil costs drop. the national average is 28 cents per gallon above the price one year ago. and here is a look at some average bay area gas prices. in oakland the average cost for a regular gallon of gas is 3 dollars and 2 cents. in san jose it is two cents higher at 3 dollars
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and 4 cents. and in san francisco it is 3 dollars and 15 cents. the average throughout the state is about 2 dollars and 99 cents per gallon. (dave)sunny and warm again today ! warm week ahead too ! your forecast is next.
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embarcadero this morning. toss to weather. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with
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temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) in national headlines.
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delta airlines has finished it's investgation after one of their pilot's stepped in to stop a fight between two women, then the pilot hit one of the women. take a look, this happened in atlanta back on april 21. the two women, who reportedly knew each other suddenly started to fight. the pilot steps in to separate the women by physically hitting one of them. according to t-m-z, a delta employee escorted the women off the plane. police were called in. neither woman will press charges. the pilot has returned to work. ( marty ) meanwhile, as we reported on kron four... united airlines reached a settlement with doctor david dao ... he is the passenger who was dragged from one of its flights. dao's attorneys did ánotá disclose financial terms of the agreement but they did say the united c-e-o quote "did the right thing". ( marty ) american
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airlines suspended a flight attendant after this video surfaced, showing tense moments before a flight left s-f-o . this was about a week ago. police say a woman tried to put a stroller in the overhead bin. and the flight attendant took it down, aggressively hitting her with it and coming just inches from hitting her baby. american airlines has since apologized for the incident. ( marty ) north korean leader, kim jong un continues to defy president trump by test launching another ballistic missile. but once again north korea's missile test failed yesterday/ according to the u-s, it went about 35-kilometers, but it never left north korea. for the last several months north korea has been trying to perfect using a mobile missle launcher. the main reason is that it's easy to launch and it's hard to detect president trump has said major conflict with north korea is possible but he wants a diplomatic solution. ( marty ) happening now. the family of a software
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engineer is blaming ride share company uber for his suicide. this is according to the san chronicle. joseph thomas's wife says her husband struggled in a way he never had before. she says while at uber, he experienced extreme stress and racial discrimination. thomas's wife found her husband in his car in their garage back in august. he died two days later at the age of 33. the family has filed a lawsuit against uber. ( marty ) covering california. homicide detectives are continuing their search for a five-year- old boy who went missing since last saturday in southern california. and his father is now speaking out for the first time. tom wait has the story. a new twist in aramazd andressian's disappearance. the 5-year-old's father - who is believed to be the last one to see the young boy alive - is now releasing a statement through his attorney - after refusing multiple requests for an interview."there has been a great deal of speculation regarding the timeline around (aramazd's disappearance. the
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last time i saw my son was on saturday morning, the 22nd, at arroyo park near my home in south pasadena."aramazd sr. goes on to say he and his son went to the park before the 5-year-old was supposed to be dropped off with his mother - as part of the divorced couple's custody arrangement. in the statement andressian says he remembers being here in the park in one moment with his son and then waking up in the hospital. andressian speculates he was attacked - and doesn't know what happened to his son.but whether police believe that account is unclear - detectives reported at the time of andressian's arrest he told them multiple stories about what happened. investigators have only confirmed one part of andressian's story - that he was found unconscious in arroyo park.sheriff's investigators have already searched a lake area near santa barbara and then again today went back to andressian's home with a search warrant - house for any clues to could lead to the five year old ( marty ) that was tom wait reporting. sheriff's
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deputies set andressian free earlier this week with little explanation. ( marty ) still ahead. the giants get off to a hot start against san diego... matt cain was looking good...then the bullpen took over. we'll show you the meltdown, next. live look outside... richmond bridge
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baseball. the san francisco giants host the san diego padres at a-t&t park. we go to the bottom of the fifth inning... that's where eduardo nunez's chopper gets through of a base hit, connor gillaspie rounds third and scores. that tied the game at 1. and then the padres took over and never looked back. they pounded giants relievers for eight runs in the sixthg inning. san diego wins, 12 to 4. they
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rubber match is set for 1:05 this afternoon. ( marty ) meanwhile, the oakland a's hungry for a win. they're in houston, looking to snap a five-game losing streak. texans star j-j watt was at the ballpark to watch the astros take on the a's. in the 8th innning, khris davis hits a solo shot giving oakland a 2-nothing lead. santiago casilla makes the save for the green and gold. oakland wins 2 to 1. the final game of the series is set for 11:10 this morning. ( marty ) bay area basketball. the warriors continue to prepare for the second round of the n-b-a playoffs. today they find out if they will be playing the utah jazz or the l-a clippers. assistant coach mike brown talked about the importance of getting the sweep in the first round.
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been on teams that have been in situation like this.> ( marty ) here's the warriors upcoming schedule. they'll begin the second round at oracle arena this tuesday night. game two is also at oracle on thursday. on saturday, the series will move either to utah or los angeles game 7 between the jazz and clippers will be at staples center at 12:30 this afternoon. ( marty ) still ahead. we have new information about the deadly officer involved shooting on a major bay area freeway. we'll have what police are saying about the incident this morning.
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weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california. ( marty ) a big story we are
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following this morning. we are learning there is more to the deadly officer-involved shooting on highway 101 than just a man pointing a gun. kron four's spencer blake brings us up to speed with what police say happened on the peninsula. (looklive)"san mateo police are only involved in one part of a three-part investigation. from what they've been looking at, they've been able to tell us more about what was going on when chp officers arrived on scene."(pkg)the seven-hour shut down of northbound 101 friday night came after a wrecka shootingand - we now know - a carjacking attempt in between those two things. captain dave norris with san mateo police is leading the investigation into the suspect's criminal behavior, and says it's not clear whether the initial crash led to the carjacking, or vice-versa."obviously we can't identify what the state of mind was of the suspect at that time."c-h-p officers
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responded to the wreck and saw the man -- one of the drivers in the crash - with a handgun. witnesses say the officers tried to talk him into dropping his weapon, but they couldn't get him to cooperate. that's when three officers shot him."the officers that were involved from chp as well as responding officers from san mateo police department immediately attempted to render first aid."the suspect ended up dying.his would-be carjacking victim - the other driver in the initial wreck - wasn't hurt, except for pain from the collision itself. witnesses are still sharing what they saw with police, as they piece together the chain of events."witness accounts and information came in through phone calls, through social media."c-h-p is doing its own investigation into whether its officers followed protocol.the district attorney's office is looking into whether the shooting was justified.the coroner's office will be the one to release the name of the man who was killed. in san mateo, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) after her event at u-c berkley was cancelled earlier this week ann coulter
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spoke in modesto and addressed the controversey. this is a picture that was taken of the conservative commentator speaking to an audience at a republican party fundraiser the media was not allowed inside. coulter's speech at u-c berkeley was cancelled because of threats of violence. she blamed college culture for the cancellation. her supporters rallied around her. ( marty ) there were moments of tension between protesters in modesto. however, that never escalated to violence. ( marty ) the other big story were following this morning is the "people's climate march." you are looking at video of marches in seattle, denver and chicago. thousands gathered across the country to protest president trump's environmental policies. they oppose his rollback of restrictions on mining and oil drilling. the "people's
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climate march" took place on the president's 100th day in office organizers say about 300 marches took place across the country yesterday. ( marty ) thousands of environmentalists also rallied in oakland. activists mobilizing for the "people's climate movement bay area." kron four's philippe djegal reports from lake merritt where organizers rallied for planet earth. (philippe)barbara lee/congressw oman- "we can't afford to get tired -- our very existence is at stake." on a warm day.... congresswoman barabra lee turns up the heat on the trump administration... and, her message to the crowd at lake merrit in oakland was well-received. barbara lee/congresswoman- "the fight for the soul of our democracy and our planet is on. president trump -- its on." the "people's climate movement bay area" coincides with president trump's 100th day in office... and, for the thousands who dawned the lawn with signs and slogans drawing attention to protecting the planet... this was a chance to discuss their environmental concerns... crystal lewis/activist- "i
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think it's a great turnout." and, some traveled from out of state to get their points across.kayla starr/activist- "i came here from oregon to visit my grandchildren and to try to protect their future from global warming. i don't want them to be under water fighting for food and fighting for life." the younger generation represented as well. ryu narvanza/college student- "because we don't have a planet b. this is the only planet we got." putting their words into action... activists rode bikes, not just for exercise... but to power the sound system and stage.hadar aviram/activist- "we're trying to save electricity -- we're trying to save resources." paul freedman founded "rock the bike."paul freedman/rock the bike- "we're not using any power from dirty sources like coal, natural gas or nuclear today." environmental groups set up booths and chatted with visitors as they passed through the lake merritt amphitheater -- exchanging ideas. the six hour event ending with a march around the lake... and, locking hands in solidarity. in oakland, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) at least one person is dead and three others hurt...
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after authorities said two gunmen drove around in a car and opened fire in southern california. this started in whittier where two people were shot. their conditions were non-life- threatening. authorities said another man was then wounded in a parking lot. at another scene, a man was found shot by a golf course. he was taken to a local hospital where he lated died. another person was injured during that shooting. the two shooters then carjacked a person in pico rivera. they are still on the loose on this morning. ( marty ) coming up. a 14-year-old runs his 48th marathon in the bay area. and he wants to run two more to reach a milestone. why he's doing it and where he's headed. next. live look outside... san francisco international airport. 2 hour delays because of construction.
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teenager is on his way to running a marathon in all 50 states. his latest race was in the east bay. kron four's hermela aregawi caught up with him at the finsih line. and tells us this teenager is using his feet so others can see. nikolas toocheck is not your average kid.the 14 year old has run a marathon in 48 states. nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: last week i just did four marathons. this week i'm just doing one. and you know sometimes you've gotta take it easy. you gotta know your body. but you know i'm out here to have fun.toocheck runs each race with his dad, an optometrist.daniel toocheck/ran marathon in 48 states: it's priceless. it's one of those things where you get to do something that you love and help other people at the same time. truly there's nothing better than that.it was his work that inspired his son to raise money for seva - a berkeley based foundation that helps prevent and treat blindness.nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: i just decided if i was going to do
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what i love across the country. i might as well help other people while i'm doing it.the father and son have now raised nearly 50-thousand dollars and counting for seva foundation.andrea sharkey and claire mccabe/seva foundation: i think he's an inspiring young man. i mean just to take this task on is pretty amazing. i want to train for a full marathon now. i only do half marathons and if he can do it i can at least do one. and i will cheer her on. ( marty ) that was kron four's hermela aregawi reporting. nikolas has run a total of 57 marathons on all 7 continents. he and his father have two states left to reach their goal: vermont and new hampshire.
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( marty ) still ahead. a celebrity helps an east bay family in a big way after their teenager dies. we have the story, after the break. i'm going first. no you're not, you went first last time. why are those lines on my floor? a distance contest. i already made it from this line. life's bleachable moments need clorox bleach. ♪ sweet cinnamon-sugar on the outside, crazy on the inside. crave those crazy squares. ♪ sweet cinnamon-sugar on the outside, crazy on the inside. crave those crazy squares.
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outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling
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trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) a celebrity helps raise thousands of dollars for the family of 17-year-old floyd burrell. the senior at pittsburg high school died earlier this week while training for the marines. kron four's lydia pantazes shows us how mike epps is helping out. (pkg)(nats)mike epps is used to making his crowd roar with laughter...(nats)but this performance was different.... (sit)all the money made from his first show on saturday at the california theater in pittsburg donated to the family of floyd burrell. the pittsburg high school senior
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collapsed during an training exercise to prepare for the us marine corp at veterans park in brentwood on april 25th. "i was on my way here anyway and when i arrived he told me what it happened tell me brought it to me and i said you know i would love to be a part of it and i would love to do as much as i can to support the family."the show was put together by the owner of tommy t's comedy club in pleasanton. "i got in touch with mike and he said heck yeah let's do it." the show was added just a few days ago and quickly sold out. "mike epps tickets went on sale tuesday at 2 o'clock and we didn't put the show together until wednesday so i mean the people of pittsburg really support each other."the show raised about 10-thousand dollars for the floyds family. among the people in the crowd, floyds father who met with epps after the show."number one it's not a sad week so i want to be clear about that as my sister said this was unexpected so we're just grateful thankful appreciative to the community pittsburg."
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( marty @ bam ) happening now. the rise of internet connected toys has some privacy experts concerned. it's not just the toys spying on you, but the way that some of them can give hackers access to sensitive personal information stored on the adult devices in the house. kron four's tech reporter gabe slate explains how a new senate bill introduced in sacramento aims to protect people from dangerous toys. (gabe slate)are they watching listneing. recording. what data are they collecting? a nose on a doll use to be just a nose now it can be a camera or a microphone. internet connected toys are making consumer advocates nervous. jim steyer /common sense media says:
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jim steyer is with common sense media, they do reviews and age ratings for parents on everything kids use these days digital and analogthey have made a list of safe and unsafe internet connected toys on the market.they warn that because these toys are on the same home wifi network as your other device that can be bridge for hackers to get to your financial information but what is more likely is other types of sensitive information collected. jim steyer /common sense media says:california state sen. hannah-beth jackson has introduced a new legislation called the teddy bear and toaster bill which would would help inform consumers about the basic privacy and security practises of devices on the market today. jim steyer /common sense media says: the bill would require manufacturers to use reasonable security, indicate if the device is collecting
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information, and provide point-of-sale notice of what data is collected, where to find more privacy information, and whether any security patches or software updates are provided.until this legislation is passed parents can use common sense media to learn about what toys are safe. jim steyer /common sense media says:so beware techie toys. the experts are watching you..with your tech report gabe slate kron 4 news. ( marty ) covering california. the heavy rain this winter was good news for the declining bee populations. unlike in past years, bees are much more active because of the abundance of wildflowers. bee swarms have increased from having 20 to 40-thousand bees to 100-thousand and they
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recently started their colonization process again. almond farmers are benefitting from the increase in the bee population. according some bee keepers, almond pollination is very important for the environment ( marty ) san francisco and the nation commemorated the life of civil rights'' leader cesar chavez. and hundreds of people marched in the cesar chavez day parade in the cities mission district yesterday. the march traveled from dolores park to mission street to honor the man who stood for farmworkers in the 19-60's and 70's. those who came out for the event seemed to enjoy the dozens of low riders and custom cars displayed at the end of the parade. ( marty ) space-x has delayed its launch of a secretive satellite for the u.s. intelligence community because of a sensor issue. the liftoff... which was scheduled this morning is now slated for tomorrow at 4:00 a-m our time from the kennedy space center in cape canaveral, florida. the customer for the launch is the national reconnaissance office... a government agency
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that says it surveys potential threats to the u-s by tracking terrorists and monitoring the development of nuclear weapons in other countries. tomorrow's launch will be the first for space-x since the historic s-e-s 10 mission last month. ( marty ) still ahead. a young girl picks up the tab for an officer... why she says it's important to pay it forward. after the break. ( marty ) here's a live look at kirkwood this morning... 3 inches of snow overnight.
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jersey girl picked up the tab for a police officer's dinner. mikala raji ((ray-jie)) lost her father, who was an officer.. after he was hit and killed by a drunk driver. this happened before she was born. now at the age of 8, mikala is learning to appreciate the men and women who work to protect. her father was a regular at the
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restaurant where mikala and her mother were eating one day when they saw an officer. and that's when she decided to pay it forward.
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four news weekend. we are taking a live look outside from ourembarcadero camera. we're expecting another beautiful day around the bay. toss to weather. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling
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trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california. ( marty ) tragedy for one family in the east bay. a toddler was killed after he was run over by a car in the parking lot of a busy shopping center. it happened around 3:15 yesterday afternoon in the shopping center off decoto and alvarado-niles roads in union city. authorities say the 23-month-old boy ran into the parking lot from a nearby store and was struck by a slow-moving car. the toddler was rushed to the hospital where he later died from his injuries. the driver is cooperating with the
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investigation. ( marty ) breaking news... a teenager crashes into a power pole after police say he fell asleep behind the wheel in martinez. police say this happened around 3:17 this morning in the 6700 block of alhambra avenue. both north and south bound lanes of alhambra avenue are closed between devon avenue and virgina hills in martinez right now as crews try to restore power. power was also interrupted in an area of neighboring plesant hill. the driver was not injured. ( marty @ landing ) breaking overnight. three tornadoes in texas killed five people and injured dozens. storm chasers captured video of this funnel cloud in a small city east of dallas. the storm system caused extensive damage. two other twisters were reported in neighboring counties. people there are dealing with cars and trucks scattered and lots of debris.
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more than 50 people were hospitalized. ( marty @ landing ) in east bay headlines this morning. officials are trying to find out how a man's body ended up in an alameda lagoon. they are calling it a suspicious death. they found the body floating in the lagoon at the end of broadway just before 11:00 yesterday morning. this case is remains under investigation this morning. police are looking to see if this man was a missing person. his identity will not be released until his family is notified. ( marty @ landing ) on his 100th day in office, president trump skipped out on a white house tradition and instead held a campaign-like rally in pennsylvania... the president is the first in decades to snub the white house correspondents dinner. we'll have more on that in a minute.. first, here's a look at the president trump's accomplishments so far in office. ( marty ) in one of his most widely touted achievements, he filled a supreme court seat with neil gorsuch. he authorized missile strikes in syria.
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the new president greenlighted the construction of the keystone x-l and dakota access oil pipelines. and he expanded offshore drilling in the atlantic and arctic. despite his efforts, the president was not able to "repeal and replace" the affordable care act. president trump's first national security adviser, michael flynn, resigned after it was revealed he misled vice president mike pence about his contact with russia's ambassador. and last week, a judge blocked the presidents attempts to withhold money from sanctuary cities, such as san francisco. courts also halted his plan to ban people from several muslim-majority countries from entering the united states. now, steve nannes has more on president trump's 100th day in office. instead of attending the black-tie event-- president trump held a campaign-style rally in pennsylvania -- one of the states he wasn't expected to win in november.he threw plenty of shade on the dinner he passed on.pres. trump "a large group of
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hollywood actors-- and washington media are consoling each other in a hotel ballroom in our nation's capital right now."trump used his event to rate the media's first 100 days covering his presidency. pres. trump "if the media's job is to be honest and tell the truth, then i think we would all agree the media deserves a very, very big, fat failing grade."back in washington-- the media, celebrities and dignitaries walked the red carpet for the dinner hosted by daily show senior correspondent hasan minhaj.unsurprisingly, trump was a topic of conversation. hasan minhaj/ daily show senior correspondent"the leader of our country is not here. and that's because he lives in moscow.""as for the other guy, i think he's in pennsylvania because he can't take a joke.""you guys have to more perfect now than ever because you are how the president gets his news." (laughter)the last time trump
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attended the white house correspondents dinner was in 2011, when he was the butt of jokes by comedian seth meyers and president obama himself. some might argue the ribbing spurred him to run for president.earlier saturday, protesters backing action on climate change used the milestone day to march in washington.other protesters gathered at trump tower in new york to mark what they call "100 days of failure."but trump used his weekly address to hail his first 100 days in pure trump style.pres. trump "i truly believe that the first 100 days of my administration has been just about the most successful in our country's history."i'm steve nannes reporting. ( marty ) this marks the first time in 36 years that a sitting president has not attended and spoken at the white house correspondents dinner. president ronald reagan missed the dinner while recovering in the hospital from an assassination attempt,
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but he still made remarks by phone. richard nixon was the last president to skip the dinner entirely. kron four asked people here in the bay area how they think the president is doing in office. ( marty ) and the president took to twitter this morning... he tweeted: "big excitement last night in the great state of pennsylvania! fantastic crowd and people. make america great again!" ( marty ) still ahead. first it was united airlines, then it was american airlines. and now delta airlines is
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under fire this morning. the new video of a pilot hitting a passenger. plus. a father of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for a week is now issuing a statement about the boys disappearance. hear what he has to say. and next. gas prices continue to rise. how high will it go? we have the answer, after the break.
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the week -- that could impact your bottom line. ( marty ) you've probably noticed that the average price of gas continues to rise. analysts say drivers could see price increases slow down as crude oil costs drop. the national average is 28 cents per gallon above the price one year ago. and here is a look at some average bay area gas prices. in oakland the average cost for a regular gallon of gas is 3 dollars and 2 cents. in san jose it is two cents higher at 3 dollars and 4 cents. and in san francisco it is 3 dollars and 15 cents. the average throughout the state is about 2 dollars and 99 cents per
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(dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) in national headlines. delta airlines has finished it's investgation after one of their pilot's stepped in to stop a fight between two women, then the pilot hit one of the women. take a look, this happened in atlanta back on april 21. the two women, who reportedly knew each other suddenly started to fight. the pilot steps in to separate the women by physically hitting one of them. according to t-m-z, a delta employee escorted the women off the
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plane. police were called in. neither woman will press charges. the pilot has returned to work. ( marty ) meanwhile, as we reported on kron four... united airlines reached a settlement with doctor david dao ... he is the passenger who was dragged from one of its flights. dao's attorneys did ánotá disclose financial terms of the agreement but they did say the united c-e-o quote "did the right thing". ( marty ) american airlines suspended a flight attendant after this video surfaced, showing tense moments before a flight left s-f-o . this was about a week ago. police say a woman tried to put a stroller in the overhead bin. and the flight attendant took it down, aggressively hitting her with it and coming just inches from hitting her baby. american airlines has since apologized for the incident. ( marty ) north korean leader, kim jong un continues to defy president trump by test launching another ballistic missile. but once again north korea's missile test failed yesterday/ according to the u-s, it went about 35-kilometers, but
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it never left north korea. for the last several months north korea has been trying to perfect using a mobile missle launcher. the main reason is that it's easy to launch and it's hard to detect president trump has said major conflict with north korea is possible but he wants a diplomatic solution. ( marty ) covering california. homicide detectives are continuing their search for a five-year- old boy who went missing since last saturday in southern california. and his father is now speaking out for the first time. tom wait has the story. a new twist in aramazd andressian's disappearance. the 5-year-old's father - who is believed to be the last one to see the young boy alive - is now releasing a statement through his attorney - after refusing multiple requests for an interview."there has been a great deal of speculation regarding the timeline around (aramazd's disappearance. the
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last time i saw my son was on saturday morning, the 22nd, at arroyo park near my home in south pasadena."aramazd sr. goes on to say he and his son went to the park before the 5-year-old was supposed to be dropped off with his mother - as part of the divorced couple's custody arrangement. in the statement andressian says he remembers being here in the park in one moment with his son and then waking up in the hospital. andressian speculates he was attacked - and doesn't know what happened to his son.but whether police believe that account is unclear - detectives reported at the time of andressian's arrest he told them multiple stories about what happened. investigators have only confirmed one part of andressian's story - that he was found unconscious in arroyo park.sheriff's investigators have already searched a lake area near santa barbara and then again today went back to andressian's home with a search warrant - combing the house for any clues to could lead to the five year old ( marty ) that was tom wait reporting. sheriff's deputies set andressian free earlier this week with little explanation. ( marty ) still ahead. the giants get off to a hot start against san diego...
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the san francisco giants host the san diego padres at a-t&t park. we go to the bottom of the fifth inning... that's where eduardo nunez's chopper gets through of a base hit, connor gillaspie rounds third and scores. that tied the game at 1. and then the padres took over and never looked back. they pounded giants relievers for eight runs in the sixthg inning. san diego wins, 12 to 4. they rubber match is set for 1:05 this afternoon. ( marty ) meanwhile, the
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oakland a's hungry for a win. they're in houston, looking to snap a five-game losing streak. texans star j-j watt was at the ballpark to watch the astros take on the a's. in the 8th innning, khris davis hits a solo shot giving oakland a 2-nothing lead. santiago casilla makes the save for the green and gold. oakland wins 2 to 1. the final game of the series is set for 11:10 this morning. ( marty ) bay area basketball. the warriors continue to prepare for the second round of the n-b-a playoffs. today they find out if they will be playing the utah jazz or the l-a clippers. assistant coach mike brown talked about the importance of getting the sweep in the first round.
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in situation like this.> ( marty ) here's the warriors upcoming schedule. they'll begin the second round at oracle arena this tuesday night. game two is also at oracle on thursday. on saturday, the series will move either to utah or los angeles game 7 between the jazz and clippers will be at staples center at 12:30 this afternoon. ( marty ) still ahead. we have new information about the deadly officer involved shooting on a major bay area freeway. we'll have what police are saying about the incident this morning. live look outside... golden gate bridge.. this is what i make... honey bunches of oats. it's crispy sweetened flakes, plus crunchy granola clusters, plus a touch of honey. it is 'mmmm', is good! it all adds up to a mouthful of joy. honey bunches of oats. have you tried it yet?
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bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave) sunny and seasonably warm
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weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) a big story we are following this morning. we are learning there is more to the deadly officer-involved shooting on highway 101 than just a man pointing a gun. kron four's spencer blake brings us up to speed with what police say happened on the peninsula. (looklive)"san mateo police are only involved in one part of a three-part investigation. from what they've been looking at, they've been able to tell us more about what was going on when chp officers arrived on scene."(pkg)the seven-hour shut down of northbound 101 friday night came after a wrecka shootingand - we now know - a carjacking attempt in between those two things.
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captain dave norris with san mateo police is leading the investigation into the suspect's criminal behavior, and says it's not clear whether the initial crash led to the carjacking, or vice-versa."obviously we can't identify what the state of mind was of the suspect at that time."c-h-p officers responded to the wreck and saw the man -- one of the drivers in the crash - with a handgun. witnesses say the officers tried to talk him into dropping his weapon, but they couldn't get him to cooperate. that's when three officers shot him."the officers that were involved from chp as well as responding officers from san mateo police department immediately attempted to render first aid."the suspect ended up dying.his would-be carjacking victim - the other driver in the initial wreck - wasn't hurt, except for pain from the collision itself. witnesses are still sharing what they saw with police, as they piece together the chain of events."witness accounts and information came in through phone calls, through social media."c-h-p is doing its own investigation into whether its officers followed protocol.the district attorney's office is looking into whether the shooting was justified.the coroner's office will be the one to release the name of the man who was killed. in san mateo, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) after her event at u-c
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berkley was cancelled earlier this week ann coulter spoke in modesto and addressed the controversey. this is a picture that was taken of the conservative commentator speaking to an audience at a republican party fundraiser the media was not allowed inside. coulter's speech at u-c berkeley was cancelled because of threats of violence. she blamed college culture for the cancellation. her supporters rallied around her. ( marty ) there were moments of tension between protesters in modesto. however, that never escalated to violence. ( marty ) the other big story were following this morning is the "people's climate march." you are looking at video of marches in seattle, denver and chicago. thousands gathered across the country to protest president trump's environmental policies.
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they oppose his rollback of restrictions on mining and oil drilling. the "people's climate march" took place on the president's 100th day in office organizers say about 300 marches took place across the country yesterday. ( marty ) meanwhile, thousands of people in washington d-c braved the sweltering heat to participate in the march. temperatures reached 90 degrees as demonstrators made their way to the white house. one of hollywood's most outspoken environmental advocates, leonardo dicaprio also took part. a number of policy makers also made an appearance at the demonstration on the nation's capitol. ( marty ) president trump was not at the white house to witness the march... instead, he held
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a rally in harrisburg, pennsylvania celebrating is first 100 days in office. ( marty ) thousands of environmentalists also rallied in oakland. activists mobilizing for the "people's climate movement bay area." kron four's philippe djegal reports from lake merritt where organizers rallied for planet earth. (philippe)barbara lee/congressw oman- "we can't afford to get tired -- our very existence is at stake." on a warm day.... congresswoman barabra lee turns up the heat on the trump administration... and, her message to the crowd at lake merrit in oakland was well-received. barbara lee/congresswoman- "the fight for the soul of our democracy and our planet is on. president trump -- its on." the "people's climate movement bay area" coincides with president trump's 100th day in office... and, for the thousands who dawned the lawn with signs and slogans drawing attention to protecting the planet... this was a chance to discuss their environmental concerns... crystal lewis/activist- "i think it's a great turnout." and, some traveled from out of state to get their points across.kayla starr/activist-
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"i came here from oregon to visit my grandchildren and to try to protect their future from global warming. i don't want them to be under water fighting for food and fighting for life." the younger generation represented as well. ryu narvanza/college student- "because we don't have a planet b. this is the only planet we got." putting their words into action... activists rode bikes, not just for exercise... but to power the sound system and stage.hadar aviram/activist- "we're trying to save electricity -- we're trying to save resources." paul freedman founded "rock the bike."paul freedman/rock the bike- "we're not using any power from dirty sources like coal, natural gas or nuclear today." environmental groups set up booths and chatted with visitors as they passed through the lake merritt amphitheater -- exchanging ideas. the six hour event ending with a march around the lake... and, locking hands in solidarity. in oakland, philippe djegal, kron four ( marty ) a man is in jail this morning after police say he stabbed another man in a pennisula parking lot. it happened just before midnight
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friday. officers responded to a parking lot on laural avenue near cherry street in san carlos where they found a man had been stabbed in the chest three times. the victim directed the officers to an address in san leandro. thats where they arrested bulmaro maldonado. maldonado was booked into the san mateo county jail on attempted murder charges. ( marty ) at least one person is dead and three others hurt... after authorities said two gunmen drove around in a car and opened fire in southern california. this started in whittier where two people were shot. their conditions were non-life- threatening. authorities said another man was then wounded in a parking lot. at another scene, a man was found shot by a golf course. he was taken to a local hospital where he lated died. another person was injured during that shooting. the two shooters then carjacked a person in pico rivera. they are still on the loose on this morning. ( marty ) coming up. a
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14-year-old runs his 48th marathon in the bay area. and he wants to run two more to reach a milestone. why he's doing it and where he's headed. next. live look outside... san francisco international airport. 2 hour delays because of construction.
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on his way to running a marathon in all 50 states. his latest race was in the east bay. kron four's hermela aregawi caught up with him at the finsih line. and tells us this teenager is using his feet so others can see. nikolas toocheck is not your average kid.the 14 year old has run a marathon in 48 states. nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: last week i just did four marathons. this week i'm just doing one. and you know sometimes you've gotta take it easy. you gotta know your body. but you know i'm out here to have fun.toocheck runs
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each race with his dad, an optometrist.daniel toocheck/ran marathon in 48 states: it's priceless. it's one of those things where you get to do something that you love and help other people at the same time. truly there's nothing better than that.it was his work that inspired his son to raise money for seva - a berkeley based foundation that helps prevent and treat blindness.nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: i just decided if i was going to do what i love across the country. i might as well help other people while i'm doing it.the father and son have now raised nearly 50-thousand dollars and counting for seva foundation.andrea sharkey and claire mccabe/seva foundation: i think he's an inspiring young man. i mean just to take this task on is pretty amazing. i want to train for a full marathon now. i only do half marathons and if he can do it i can at least do one. and i will cheer her on. ( marty ) that was kron four's
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hermela aregawi reporting. nikolas has run a total of 57 marathons on all 7 continents. he and his father have two states left to reach their goal: vermont and new hampshire. ( marty ) still ahead. our travel enthusiast joins us after the break to share some of the new hot spots to check out in the caribbean. live look
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warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california. ( marty ) the list of places to
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visit in the caribbean is a long one. and it's about to get even longer. travel enthusiast dana rebmann joins us now to talk about some spots you may not have ever thought about.. or even heard of..
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this is the caribbean side of nicaragua. with an airport about the size of one gate at sfo, this is what sunset will look like when you make the five minute or so ride to arenas beach. corn island is small by most folks standards. 20 minutes and you could drive the whole island. you may see people on horseback. you may just see horse wandering along the road. many taxi drivers have taken on the role of tour guides as well, and an hour touring of touring might run you $10.
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on little corn island, about a 40 minute boat ride away, things are even more laid back. (you can charter a boat, or take the ferry.) no airport, no roads, no cars, just beaches, bikes and wheelbarrows. there's one luxury hotel and a good handful of inexpensive spots to stay along the beach. ((wipe vo tape 3)) snorkelingif you are a
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snorkeler or diver, you'll love it here. fish and shipwrecks are plentiful, including spanish galleons hundreds (400) of years old, where you can clearly see the cannons on the sea floor. this is shallow water, so snorkelers get the same view as divers. if you are a snorkeler or diver, you'll love it here. fish and shipwrecks are plentiful, including spanish galleons hundreds (400) of years old, where you can clearly see the cannons on the sea floor. this is shallow water, so snorkelers get the same view as divers.
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let's hop to another island - dominica ("dom-in-eek-a") - where yes, you may meet a local moving his goats, while you are on a hike. sometimes confused with the dominican republic, because people mis-pronounce its name and say doh-min-acah. they aren't the same place. dominica is located in the eastern caribbean, martinique to the south and guadeloupe is to the north.
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but you don't want to spend all of your time on land. dominica is the only country in the world where sperm whales live all year long. (sightings are at their best between november and march.) you don't have to head far out to see them either. and it's more than just sperm whales. you could see humpbacks whales, spotted and spinner dolphins. more than a dozen marine mammal species like to play in the waters off dominica.english commonly spoken on both islands, lilly.
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mikala, setting up a gofundme page for her education. they also asked her to lead the memorial day parade next month. sunny and warm again week ahead too ! your forecast is next. ( marty ) plus.. a toddler is hit and killed in the east bay. we'll show you where it happened, right after the break. let's raise a glass... ...to those of us who stumble. celebrate the fearless who fumble. at clorox, we salute those who fight the good fight... ...just to stay upright. we take our hats off to the hoppers... the floppers... and the produce pile topplers. there's a little klutz in all of us. that's why we made clorox splash-less bleach... ...splashless.
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toss to weather. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) tragedy for one family in the east bay. a toddler was killed after he was run over by a car in the parking lot of a busy shopping center. it happened around 3:15 yesterday afternoon in the shopping center off decoto and alvarado-niles roads in union city. authorities say the 23-month-old boy ran into the parking lot from a nearby store and was struck by a slow-moving car. the toddler was rushed to the hospital where he later died from his injuries. the driver is cooperating with the investigation. ( marty ) breaking news... a teenager crashes into a power pole after police say he fell asleep behind the wheel in martinez. and now crews say some people in the city will be without power until 6:00 tonight because of it. police say the crash happened
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around 3:17 this morning in the 6700 block of alhambra avenue. both north and south bound lanes of alhambra avenue are closed between devon avenue and virgina hills in martinez right now as crews try to restore power. power was also interrupted in an area of neighboring plesant hill. the driver was not ( marty @ landing ) breaking overnight. three tornadoes in texas killed at least 4 people and injured dozens. storm chasers captured video of this funnel cloud in a small city east of dallas. the storm system caused extensive damage. two other twisters were reported in neighboring counties. people there are dealing with cars and trucks scattered and lots of debris. more than 50 people were hospitalized. officials fear the death toll will rise. ( marty @ landing ) in east bay headlines this morning. officials are trying to find out how a man's body ended up in an alameda lagoon. they are calling it a suspicious death. they
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found the body floating in the lagoon at the end of broadway just before 11:00 yesterday morning. this case is remains under investigation this morning. police are looking to see if this man was a missing person. his identity will not be released until his family is notified. ( marty @ landing ) on his 100th day in office, president trump skipped out on a white house tradition and instead held a campaign-like rally in pennsylvania... the president is the first in decades to snub the white house correspondents dinner. we'll have more on that in a minute.. first, here's a look at the president trump's accomplishments so far in office. ( marty ) in one of his most widely touted achievements, he filled a supreme court seat with neil gorsuch. he authorized missile strikes in syria. the new president greenlighted the construction of the keystone x-l and dakota access oil pipelines. and he expanded offshore drilling in the atlantic and arctic. despite his efforts, the president was not able to "repeal and replace" the affordable care act.
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president trump's first national security adviser, michael flynn, resigned after it was revealed he misled vice president mike pence about his contact with russia's ambassador. and last week, a judge blocked the presidents attempts to withhold money from sanctuary cities, such as san francisco. courts also halted his plan to ban people from several muslim-majority countries from entering the united states. now, steve nannes has more on president trump's 100th day in office. instead of attending the black-tie event-- president trump held a campaign-style rally in pennsylvania -- one of the states he wasn't expected to win in november.he threw plenty of shade on the dinner he passed on.pres. trump "a large group of hollywood actors-- and washington media are consoling each other in a hotel ballroom in our nation's capital right now."trump used his event to rate the media's first 100 days covering his presidency. pres. trump "if the media's job is to be honest and tell the truth, then i think we would all agree the media deserves a very, very big, fat failing grade."back in washington-- the media, celebrities and dignitaries walked the red carpet for the dinner hosted by daily show
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senior correspondent hasan minhaj.unsurprisingly, trump was a topic of conversation. hasan minhaj/ daily show senior correspondent"the leader of our country is not here. and that's because he lives in moscow.""as for the other guy, i think he's in pennsylvania because he can't take a joke.""you guys have to more perfect now than ever because you are how the president gets his news." (laughter)the last time trump attended the white house correspondents dinner was in 2011, when he was the butt of jokes by comedian seth meyers and president obama himself. some might argue the ribbing spurred him to run for president.earlier saturday, protesters backing action on climate change used the milestone day to march in washington.other protesters
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gathered at trump tower in new york to mark what they call "100 days of failure."but trump used his weekly address to hail his first 100 days in pure trump style.pres. trump "i truly believe that the first 100 days of my administration has been just about the most successful in our country's history."i'm steve nannes reporting. ( marty ) this marks the first time in 36 years that a sitting president has not attended and spoken at the white house correspondents dinner. president ronald reagan missed the dinner while recovering in the hospital from an assassination attempt, but he still made remarks by phone. richard nixon was the last president to skip the dinner entirely. kron four asked people here in the bay area how they think the president is doing in office.
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get gorsich in"."when you're running a country you have to think about future generations as well as more than just yourself and people who people are similar to you. not so impressed by the actions he's taken in his first 100 days so far"."i think he didn't know what he was getting himself into. he thought it was all going to be easy smooth sailing and with all the facts it seems harder than he anticipated".> ( marty ) and the president took to twitter this morning... he tweeted: "big excitement last night in the great state of pennsylvania! fantastic crowd and people. make america great again!" ( marty ) still ahead. first it was united airlines, then it was american airlines. and now delta airlines is under fire this morning. the new video of a pilot hitting a passenger. plus. a father of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for a week is now issuing a statement about the boys disappearance. hear what
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he has to say. and next. gas prices continue to rise. how high will it go? we have the answer, after the break.
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for your money: . here are the stories from the week -- that could impact your bottom line. ( marty ) you've probably noticed that the average price of gas continues to rise. analysts say drivers could see price increases slow down as crude oil costs drop. the national average is 28 cents per gallon above the price one year ago. and here is a look at some average bay area gas prices. in oakland the average cost for a regular gallon of gas is 3 dollars and 2 cents. in san jose it is two cents higher at 3 dollars and 4 cents. and in san francisco it is 3 dollars and 15 cents. the average throughout the state is about 2 dollars and 99 cents per gallon. (dave)sunny and warm again
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today ! warm week ahead too ! your forecast is next.
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( marty ) here's a live look at the embarcadero this morning. toss to weather. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california
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is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) in national headlines. delta airlines has finished it's investgation after one of their pilot's stepped in to stop a fight between two women, then the pilot hit one of the women. take a look, this happened in atlanta back on april 21. the two women, who reportedly knew each other suddenly started to fight. the pilot steps in to separate the women by physically hitting one of them. according to
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t-m-z, a delta employee escorted the women off the plane. police were called in. neither woman will press charges. the pilot has returned to work. ( marty ) meanwhile, as we reported on kron four... united airlines reached a settlement with doctor david dao ... he is the passenger who was dragged from one of its flights. dao's attorneys did ánotá disclose financial terms of the agreement but they did say the united c-e-o quote "did the right thing". ( marty ) american airlines suspended a flight attendant after this video surfaced, showing tense moments before a flight left s-f-o . this was about a week ago. police say a woman tried to put a stroller in the overhead bin. and the flight attendant took it down, aggressively hitting her with it and coming just inches from hitting her baby. american airlines has since apologized for the incident. ( marty ) north korean leader, kim jong un continues to defy president trump by test launching another
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ballistic missile. but once again north korea's missile test failed yesterday/ according to the u-s, it went about 35-kilometers, but it never left north korea. for the last several months north korea has been trying to perfect using a mobile missle launcher. the main reason is that it's easy to launch and it's hard to detect president trump has said major conflict with north korea is possible but he wants a diplomatic solution. ( marty ) covering california. homicide detectives are continuing their search for a five-year- old boy who went missing since last saturday in southern california. and his father is now speaking out for the first time. tom wait has the story. a new twist in aramazd andressian's disappearance. the 5-year-old's father - who is believed to be the last one to see the young boy alive - is now releasing a statement through his attorney - after refusing multiple requests for
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an interview."there has been a great deal of speculation regarding the timeline around (aramazd's disappearance. the last time i saw my son was on saturday morning, the 22nd, at arroyo park near my home in south pasadena."aramazd sr. goes on to say he and his son went to the park before the 5-year-old was supposed to be dropped off with his mother - as part of the divorced couple's custody arrangement. in the statement says he remembers being here in moment with his son and then waking up in the hospital. andressian speculates he was attacked - and doesn't know what happened to his son.but whether police believe that account is unclear - detectives reported at the time of andressian's them multiple stories about what happened.investigators have only part of story - that he unconscious in arroyo park. investigators have already searched a lake area near santa barbara today went andressian's home with a warrant - house for any clues to could five year old ( marty ) that was tom wait reporting. sheriff's
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deputies set andressian free earlier this week with little explanation. ( marty ) breaking news.. police are looking for a gunman this morning after a shooting in oakland. it happened around 3:10 this morning in the 300 block of 40th street. that's just west of broadway. the victim is recovering at a hospital there is no descrption of the gunman. we'll be right back.
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you might surprise yourself. nature valley sweet and salty bars. blissfully good. bay area baseball. the san francisco giants host the san diego padres at a-t&t park. we go to the bottom of the fifth inning... that's where eduardo nunez's chopper gets through of a base hit, connor gillaspie rounds third and scores. that tied the game at 1. and then the padres took over and never looked back. they pounded giants relievers for eight runs in the sixthg inning. san diego wins, 12 to 4. they rubber match is set for 1:05 this afternoon. ( marty ) meanwhile, the oakland a's hungry for a win. they're in houston, looking to snap a five-game losing streak.
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texans star j-j watt was at the ballpark to watch the astros take on the a's. in the 8th innning, khris davis hits a solo shot giving oakland a 2-nothing lead. santiago casilla makes the save for the green and gold. oakland wins 2 to 1. the final game of the series is set for 11:10 this morning. ( marty ) bay area basketball. the warriors continue to prepare for the second round of the n-b-a playoffs. today they find out if they will be playing the utah jazz or the l-a clippers. assistant coach mike brown talked about the importance of getting the sweep in the first round.
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warriors upcoming schedule. they'll begin the second round at oracle arena this tuesday night. game two is also at oracle on thursday. on saturday, the series will move either to utah or los angeles game 7 between the jazz and clippers will be at staples center at 12:30 this ( marty ) still ahead. we have new information about the deadly officer involved shooting on a major bay area freeway. we'll have what police are saying about the incident this morning. live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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( marty ) here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has
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your forecast... (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) a big story we are following this morning. we are learning there is more to the deadly officer-involved shooting on highway 101 than just a man pointing a gun. kron four's spencer blake brings us up to speed with what police say happened on the peninsula. (looklive)"san mateo police are only involved in one part of a three-part investigation. from what they've been looking at, they've been able to tell us more about what was going on when chp officers arrived on scene."(pkg)the seven-hour shut down of northbound 101 friday night came after a wrecka shootingand - we now know - a carjacking attempt in between those two things. captain dave norris with san mateo police is leading the
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investigation into the suspect's criminal behavior, and says it's not clear whether the initial crash led to the carjacking, or vice-versa."obviously we can't identify what the state of mind was of the suspect at that time."c-h-p officers responded to the wreck and saw the man -- one of the drivers in the crash - with a handgun. witnesses say the officers tried to talk him into dropping his weapon, but they couldn't get him to cooperate. that's when three officers shot him."the officers that were involved from chp as well as responding officers from san mateo police department immediately attempted to render first aid."the suspect ended up dying.his would-be carjacking victim - the other driver in the initial wreck - wasn't hurt, except for pain from the collision itself. witnesses are still sharing what they saw with police, as they piece together the chain of events."witness accounts and information came in through phone calls, through social media."c-h-p is doing its own investigation into whether its officers followed protocol.the district attorney's office is looking into whether the shooting was justified.the coroner's office will be the one to release the man who was killed.in san mateo, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) after her event at u-c
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berkley was cancelled earlier this week ann coulter spoke in modesto and addressed the controversey. this is a picture that was taken of the conservative commentator speaking to an audience at a republican party fundraiser the media was not allowed inside. coulter's speech at u-c berkeley was cancelled because of threats of violence. she blamed college culture for the cancellation. her supporters rallied around her. ( marty ) there were moments of tension between protesters in modesto. however, that never escalated to violence. ( marty ) the other big story were following this morning is the "people's climate march." you are looking at video of marches in seattle, denver and chicago. thousands gathered across the country to protest
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president trump's environmental policies. they oppose his rollback of restrictions on mining and oil drilling. the "people's climate march" took place on the president's 100th day in office organizers say about 300 marches took place across the country yesterday. ( marty ) thousands of environmentalists also rallied in oakland. activists mobilizing for the "people's climate movement bay area." kron four's philippe djegal reports from lake merritt where organizers rallied for planet earth. (philippe)barbara lee/congressw oman- "we can't afford to get tired -- our very existence is at stake." on a warm day.... congresswoman barabra lee turns up the heat on the trump administration... and, her message to the crowd at lake merrit in oakland was well-received. barbara lee/congresswoman- "the fight for the soul of our democracy and our planet is on. president trump -- its on." the "people's climate movement bay area" coincides with president trump's 100th day in office... and, for the thousands who dawned the lawn with signs and slogans
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drawing attention to protecting the planet... this was a chance to discuss their environmental concerns... crystal lewis/activist- "i think it's a great turnout." and, some traveled from out of state to get their points across.kayla starr/activist- "i came here from oregon to visit my grandchildren and to try to protect their future from global warming. i don't want them to be under water fighting for food and fighting for life." the younger generation represented as well. ryu narvanza/college student- "because we don't have a planet b. this is the only planet we got." putting their words into action... activists rode bikes, not just for exercise... but to power the sound system and stage.hadar aviram/activist- "we're trying to save electricity -- we're trying to save resources." paul freedman founded "rock the bike."paul freedman/rock the bike- "we're not using any power from dirty sources like coal, natural gas or nuclear today."environmental groups set up booths and chatted with they passed lake merritt
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exchanging ideas.event ending around the lake...hands in in oakland, kron four news. ( marty ) a man is in jail this a man is in ( marty ) a man is in jail this morning after police say he stabbed another man in a pennisula parking lot. it happened just before midnight friday. officers responded to a parking lot on laural avenue near cherry street in san carlos where they found a man had been stabbed in the chest three times. the victim directed the officers to an address in san leandro. thats where they arrested bulmaro maldonado. maldonado was booked into the san mateo county jail on attempted murder charges. ( marty ) at least one person is dead and three others hurt... after authorities said two gunmen drove around in a car and opened fire in southern california. this started in whittier where two people were shot. their conditions were non-life- threatening. authorities said another man was then wounded in a parking lot. at another scene, a man was found shot by a golf course. he was taken to a local
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hospital where he lated died. another person was injured during that shooting. the two shooters then carjacked a person in pico rivera. they are still on the loose on this ( marty ) coming up. a 14-year-old runs his 48th marathon in the bay area. and he wants to run two more to reach a milestone. why he's doing it and where he's headed. next. live look outside... san francisco international airport.
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teenager is on his way to running a marathon in all 50 states. his latest race was in the east bay. kron four's hermela aregawi caught up with him at the finsih line. and tells us this teenager is using his feet so others can see. nikolas toocheck is not your
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average kid.the 14 year old has run a marathon in 48 states. nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: last week i just did four marathons. this week i'm just doing one. and you know sometimes you've gotta take it easy. you gotta know your body. but you know i'm out here to have fun.toocheck runs each race with his dad, an optometrist.daniel toocheck/ran marathon in 48 states: it's priceless. it's one of those things where you get to do something that you love and help other people at the same time. truly there's nothing better than that.it was his work that inspired his son to raise money for seva - a berkeley based foundation that helps prevent and treat blindness.nikolas toocheck/ran marathons in 48 states: i just decided if i was going to do what i love across the country. i might as well help other people while i'm doing it.the father and son have now raised nearly 50-thousand dollars and counting for seva foundation.andrea sharkey and claire mccabe/seva foundation: i think he's an inspiring young man. i mean just to take this task on is pretty amazing. i want to train for a full marathon now. i only do half
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marathons and if he can do it i can at least do one. and i will cheer her on. ( marty ) that was kron four's hermela aregawi reporting. nikolas has run a total of 57 marathons on all 7 continents. he and his father have two states left to reach their goal: vermont and new hampshire. ( marty ) still ahead. a celebrity helps an east bay family in a big way after their teenager dies. we have the story, after the break. live look outside... san mateo bridge. live look
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outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)sunny and seasonably warm weather will continue across our region today with temperatures similar to those of yesterday. warming is then forecast from monday through wednesday as offshore flow develops and high pressure strengthens over california. widespread 80s are forecast by tuesday and wednesday, with some lower to mid 90s in the warmest inland areas. a cooling trend is then forecast thursday and friday as the upper ridge over california is replaced by a trough. rain
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showers are possible next weekend when an upper low is forecast to develop over california.
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( marty ) a celebrity helps raise thousands of dollars for the family of 17-year-old floyd burrell. the senior at pittsburg high school died earlier this week while training for the marines. kron four's lydia pantazes shows us how mike epps is helping out. (pkg)(nats)mike epps is used to making his crowd roar with laughter...(nats)but this performance was different.... (sit)all the money made from his first show on saturday at the california theater in pittsburg donated to the family of floyd burrell. the pittsburg high school senior collapsed during an training exercise to prepare for the us marine corp at veterans park in brentwood on april 25th. "i was on my way here anyway and when i arrived he told me what it happened tell me brought it
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to me and i said you know i would love to be a part of it and i would love to do as much as i can to support the family."the show was put together by the owner of tommy t's comedy club in pleasanton. "i got in touch with mike and he said heck yeah let's do it." the show was added just a few days ago and quickly sold out. "mike epps tickets went on sale tuesday at 2 o'clock and we didn't put the show together until wednesday so i mean the people of pittsburg really support each other."the show raised about 10-thousand dollars for the floyds family. among the people in the crowd, floyds father who met with epps after the show."number one it's not a sad week so i want to be clear about that as my sister said this was unexpected so we're just grateful thankful appreciative to the community pittsburg." ( marty @ bam ) happening now. the rise of internet connected toys has some privacy concerned. it's not just the toys spying way that some of them can give hackers access to give hackers of them can way that some on you, but the the toys spying it's not just concerned. ( marty @ bam ) happening
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now. the rise of internet connected toys has some privacy experts concerned. it's not just the toys spying on you, but the way that some of them can give hackers access to sensitive personal information stored on the adult devices in the house. kron four's tech reporter gabe slate explains how a new senate bill introduced in sacramento aims to protect people from dangerous toys. (gabe slate)are they watching listneing. recording. what data are they collecting? a nose on a doll use to be just a nose now it can be a camera or a microphone. internet connected toys are making consumer advocates nervous. jim steyer /common sense media says: jim steyer is with common sense media, they do reviews and age ratings for parents on everything kids use these days digital and analogthey have made a list of safe and unsafe internet connected toys
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on the market.they warn that because these toys are on the same home wifi network as your other device that can be bridge for hackers to get to your financial information but what is more likely is other types of sensitive information collected. jim steyer /common sense media says:california state sen. hannah-beth jackson has introduced a new legislation called the teddy bear and toaster bill which would would help inform consumers about the basic privacy and security practises of devices on the market today. jim steyer /common sense media says: the bill would require manufacturers to use reasonable security, indicate if the device is collecting information, and provide point-of-sale notice of what data is collected, where to find more privacy information, and whether any security patches or software updates are provided.until this legislation is passed parents can use common sense media to learn about what toys are safe. jim steyer /common sense media says:so beware techie toys. the experts are watching you..with your tech
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report gabe slate kron 4 news. ( marty ) covering california. the heavy rain this winter was good news for the declining bee populations. unlike in past years, bees are much more active because of the abundance of wildflowers. bee swarms have increased from having 20 to 40-thousand bees to 100-thousand and they recently started their colonization process again. almond farmers are benefitting from the increase in the bee population. according some bee keepers, almond pollination is very important for the
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( marty ) take a look at this... a huge tree went crashing down on a busy highway in washington state... and it was all caught on a dash cam. the tree came down directly on top of a toyota prius, injuring the 54 year-old woman behind the wheel. transportation officials say the tree cracked becasue of rotting. according to those officials, tree experts regularly patrol the area and remove potentially hazardous trees. they do not know details yet about this massive overgrown cottonwood tree or why the rot wasn't spotted earlier. ( marty ) san francisco and the nation commemorated the life of civil rights'' leader cesar chavez. and hundreds of people marched in the cesar chavez day parade in the cities mission district yesterday. the march traveled from dolores park to mission street to honor the man who stood for farmworkers in the 19-60's and 70's. those who came out for the
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event seemed to enjoy the dozens of low riders and custom cars displayed at the end of the parade. ( marty ) still ahead. a young girl picks up the tab for an officer... why she says it's important to pay it forward. after the break. break. after the break.
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picked up the tab for a police officer's dinner. mikala raji ((ray-jie)) lost her father, who was an officer.. after he was hit and killed by a drunk driver. this happened before she was born. now at the age of 8, mikala is learning to appreciate the men and women who work to protect. her father was a regular at the restaurant where mikala and her mother were eating one day when they saw an officer. and that's when she decided to pay it forward.
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embraced mikala, setting up a gofundme page for her education. they also asked her to lead the memorial day parade next month. ( marty ) and take a look at this... a 20-year-old man with autism in texas when his local blockbuster announced it was closing. that's why his father build him his very own mini- blockbuster his brother of his joyful reaction and ad lib final 7 day forecast thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. join us for kron4 news weekend tomorrow morning starting at 8
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