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clifford is live for us tonight in san francisco with details. well, toxicology testing has not been completed on the men who died but health officials here in san francisco says that it appears that these three men may ingested fentanyl and they want to warn other drug users about the dangers of fentanylsotif you buy a drug on the street, you have no idea what's in it and it could kill you.dr thomas aragorn is san francisco's health officer. he says that the death of three menearly thursday morning is alarming. sotsi've been at the health department since 1996 and as far as i know we have never had three people die from a drug overdose.while testing has not yet been completed on the victims, he says it appears that they may have died after consuming fentanyl. a 3-milligram dose of fentanyl can kill a healthy adult male in minutes. dr. aragon says that fentanyl consumption is a growing problem in san francisco. hoping to avoid a repeat of thursday's tragic events, health officials are making three suggestions. first, users should never take drugs alone. second, users should obtain naloxone, a drug which can reverse the effects
of fentanyl.sotit could save your life or the life of someone your withand third, testing strips are avaialbe that can detect fentanyl.sot they are available. you can test something and if it's contaminated, youre awareand finally, dr aragorn is encouraging the family and friends of drug users to help them steer clear of danger.sot it's really important for people to be conerned not only for their own health but for the health of the people they care about.in san francisco, charles clifford kron 4 news.
lawrence karnow: it was a cold and windy afternoon with showers and even some reports of hail. you can see the showers on the doppler radar but they are scattered. the showers will likely end in the next few hours and then we are in for a cold night. on the satellite you can see the storm as it moved into the bay area.. the winds have been gusting over 40 mph and there have been a few lightning bolts too. the low will pass through tonight and skies will begin to clear. it will be cold tonight with lows in the upper 20s to upper 30s. tomorrow will be mostly sunny, cool and breezy. this weekend should be dry with sunshine and a few passing clouds. on monday another storm brings another round of cold showers. it should be dry on tuesday but the pattern looks very active. another series of wetter storms are expected late next week.next week. expected late next week. expected late next week.next week. expected late storms are expected late next
week. (vicki) president trump threatening to take ice and border patrol out of the golden state...(vicki) and it's not sitting well with a number of politicians... now they are speaking out against the president's immigration comments.(grant) and local organizations that work with immigrants...believe the president is implying that
they're all criminals. kron 4's ali reid sat down with the director of the african advocacy network and joins us now in studio... ali, how are the president's comments affecting them? it was definitely difficult for them to hear those comments ..... refering to them as criminals.but say people can turn this into something positive.pkga sanctuary city is meant to protect innocent families trying to make a life in the u-s. but president donalad trump says california is protecting criminals. especially ms-13 gang members. we talk about child safety, that these kids walk home alone and they meet one of these gangs. these aren't human beings. these are animals.he's now threatening to pull immigration and border patrol from the state.if we ever pulled ice out and said her let california figure it out themselves, in 2 months they'll be begging for us to come back. they would be begging.california is the nation's first 'sanctuary state' - which limits the degree to which state and local agencies can cooperate with ice agents .... advocacy groups believe the president is trying to pool all immigrants into one pile.we're not criminals. this is some sort of scare tactics.scaring americans to be afraid of us. but americans are human beings like us and we live around them in our everyday lives. and they know that the majority we're decent hardworking people that believe in america and we're working for that.i believe immigration is an issue in america that needs a real solution. i think the president needs to work on a real solution instead of demonizing us and trying to scare people.scare people.and trying to scare people. it's
not clear how serious the president is about the president how serious it's not clear scare people. it's not clear how serious the president is about actually doing this ... but immigrant groups want to turn this into something positive by empowering themselves and learning more about their rights.grant ... (grant) more national news... and new information
has surfaced, showing how some officials failed to act, leading up to - and during - the parkland, florida shooting. tonight, some of their jobs are on the line, because of inaction. report natasha chen reports. we've seen the images of students, teachers and staff escaping a barrage of bullets - - but now we know - due to a misunderstanding over the surveillance video in the moments after the shooting-- coral springs police believed the gunman was still inside the school, even though he was already long gone.chief tony pustizzi/coral springs police dept.: "the issue was more of a communication failure on who was revieiwng the tape, letting our guys know that there was a 20-minute delay." their police chief said it caused some confusion - but it did not endanger students' lives.as the public now debates what would help ásaveá lives - the n-r-a suggests... wayne lapierre/nra executive vice president and ceo: "including effective, trained armed security that will absolutely protect every innocent child in this country."in this case, there áwasá an armed, school resource officer there, in uniform.but the broward county sheriff said video shows deputy scot peterson waited outside the building during the shooting, instead of going inside and engaging the gunman. for the sheriff to watch that inaction on video... sheriff scott israel / broward co. sheriff's office: "devastated. sick to my stomach. there are no words." peterson resigned after he was suspended without pay by the sheriff. peterson was eligible for retirement.and as
investigators look into the warning signs leading up to february 14th - david bowdich/acting fbi deputy director: "there was a mistake made, we know that."- the f-b-i said today their call center in west virignia does have a process to flag people who could be a threat to others.but when a tip came in about cruz last month, he says that procedure wasn't followed. i'm natasha chen, reporting. (vicki) (vicki) (vicki) as survivors of last week's deadly shooting in parkland, florida mobilize to push for gun control, some lawmakers are considering potential legislation. at a listening session with state and local leaders, president donald trump laid out specific
changes he wants to see... moving the age up to 21 instead of 18... getting rid of bump stocks... and focusing strongly on mental health. the president also floated the idea of training and arming some teachers and staffers to carry weapons in schools. pres. donald trump: "i think a concealed permit for having teachers - and letting people know that there are people in the building with guns - you won't have, in my opinion, you won't have these shootings."shootings." but republican senator marco rubio said he was uncomfortable with that idea at a c-n-n town hall yesterday. the n-r-a says they strongly support arming teachers. at the annual conservative political action conference in maryland - the head of the nra wayne lapierre said "in order to stop a bad guy with a gun, it takes a good guy with a gun." it's unclear whether gun control will be on the agenda when congress returns from recess next week. (vicki) the idea of possibly giving bonuses to teachers who undergo gun training... is stirring up controversy...(grant) president trump has said he's ready to quote "toughen up"
policies to prevent further tragedies.(vicki) but not everyone is on board... kron-4's justine waldman talked to some local teachers... she has reaction to the president's proposal.. nats bell no guns are allowed at san mateo high school. the presidents latest proposal includes an end to gun-free zones. and to arm highly trained teachers with concealed weapons to secure schools against mass shootings like the one in parkland last week. sot the position is ridiculous and ludicrous history teacher casey teague tells me he is here to teach. that handling guns, should be left to the experts - like law enforcement.sot adding something like a weapon undermines the entire environment we are trying to create on the school campus the president insists the "attacks would end" if teachers were armed, adding that they would need regular training and would get paid more.. pres. trump: "we have to harden those schools, not soften them. a gun-free zone to a killer, or somebody that wants to be a killer, that's like going in for the ice cream. that's like saying, 'here i am, take me.'" the n-r-a agrees with the president.wayne lapierre: "schools must be the most hardened targets in this
country."sot j: would you want to have a gun? heavens no? mr. teague has concerns about how the guns would be secured, the extent of training and the message it sends to students. plus, put an unreasonable burdens on educators.sot it is not a solution to the problem adding more violence does not resolve it if anything it would escalate the itjustine: the president said federal funding would become available to pay for the bonus and training. justine waldman kron 4 news. news.waldman kron 4 training. justine for the bonus and training. justine waldman kron 4 news. news.waldman kron 4 training. justine for the bonus and training. justine waldman kron 4 news.
(grant) graffiti was spray painted at a local high school this week, targeting president trump. it was found tuesday morning at vanden high school in fairfield... and shows frustration with the current president and recent shootings. students say there are other ways to get your message out...and a staff member who was among the first to notice the graffiti..agrees ...but also sees the other side of it. "i feel for the kids that did the spray painting too. it's their way of reaching out. they were mad about something but destroying property istn't the way to do it either." (grant) it's not yet known who vandalized the school...but there is clearly frustration about shootings and trump from whomever did it. (vicki) coming up... a quick moving cold storm blew into the sierra today... we'll take a look at the latest snow conditions... (grant) plus... changes may be coming to a notoriously dangerous interchange in the east bay... how the albany city council plans to make the area safer in a live report... (vicki) and after the
(grant) another big story we are following tonight... an angry and emotional crowd takes over a bart board meeting today. the people chanting...supporters of shaleem tindle...who was fatally shot by a bart police officer last month. as kron4's maureen kelly reports...people who showed up today are outraged that the officer is back on patrol. we saw what happened in that video he got shot in the back. this is california and they call the wild wild west and that's exactly what y'all doing jessica to thought he was a damn cowboy and shot my brother in the back and even the cowboys know that's cowardly shaleem tindle's brother lashed out at the bart board members....he's referring to this is the graphic body cam video that was released yesterday by bart police after a clip was leaked online. the bart police chief
called officer joseph mattoo couragous for rushing to the scene after being told there was gunfire outside the west oakland bart station. the chief saying he believes mattoo came across two men struggling for a handgun.......one man having already been shot by allegedly by tindle....the crowd who turned out disagreed.....and some warning that allowing matoo back out on patrol could have consequences trust me there's a lot of people out there that don't like no police and don't give a damn about dying. don't give a damn about dying. you better get his (expletive) off the street before someone else get them off you really unleashed a monster out here. he's very unprofessional no regard for human life i just don't understand itthose who spoke are outraged that mattoo on patrol....the uncle of oscar grant, the unarmed man who was killed by a bart police office back in 2009...said they want the officer fired, arrested, prosecuted and imprisoned. we know how long it took to get justice for oscar grant. this community will go twice as long to get a justice for shaleem.the bart board cannot take action today. this is not an agenda as item. we're listing there's an ongoing investigation. a black man was lynched and we want justice. the meeting was temporarily shutdown as the crowd chanted. nats.outside, another of tindle's brothers said they don't believe he was armed that day. i can see my brother
defending himself to take someone's gun but him holding a gun i've never known to hold a gunthe bart police chief said the case is still under investigation. it's really about was there a threat to life at any given moment in time. whether it's a situation or another situation. is there life being threatened? weather is the officers life or a member of the publics life and is deadly force justified at that time and that's with this investigation will reveal overtime once all the interviews are analyzed and video was analyzed and a determination is made by the das officewhile bart pd is conducting an administrative investigation into the incident, oakland pd and the alameda county district attorney are taking a lead on the investigation into this fatal police shooting.maureen kelly kron4 news. (vicki) new at nine... a notoriously dangerous interchange may be getting a make over. the area around
the gilman street exit off the 80 has been getting attention from the albany city council. this week members saw plans of how the area could be reconstructed to make drivers safer. kron 4's hermela aregawi spoke to officials and drivers.. she joins us live from albany with that story.. hermela, what is being proposed here? the council is considering adding roundabouts .. on both sides of i-80 which would funnel traffic on and off the freeway. they're also discussing adding a pedestrian and bicycle overpass. the alameda county transportation commission is leading the project. according to their data.. the number of accident on the eastbound ramp are 95- percent above the state average.. and westbound is even worse.. 115-percent above the state average. so right now they are doing an environmental review right that should be completed by next year. and they plan on starting construction later in 2019. at the meeting this week, one albany council member expressed concern that the construction will make an absolutel mess out of an already high traffic area. but the mayor of albany appears to support the plan and its goal of making that area safer for drivers. now what's still to be determined is where the overpass would be placed. originally it was designed south of the interchange.. but after feedback from cyclist and pedestrians.. architects are considering putting the overpass north of the interchange. we spoke with some people that frequently drive through that area and they say they're happy to hear that something will finally be done about the dangerous interchange. lauren kaplan/albanyyou know it's
really really busy. the traffic is getting really crazy and dangerous, and having kids and you know, people darting in and out. it's just not a very safe place. i think it's just a lot of traffic. we didn't have this much traffic before, 10 years ago, especially having kids, you know, it's dangerous. yumi simeon/albanyalways traffic. and especially when you try to make left turn at the san pablo it's really difficult. i really have to be careful when driving there. (hermela aregawi)for the most part the for the most aregawi) (hermela (hermela aregawi) for the most aregawi)(hermela (hermela aregawi)for the most part the response to the plan has been positive.. some businesses in the area including the golden fields have expressed some concern. for now, the project
is slated to start late 2019.. and be completed in 2022. reporting live in albany, hermela aregawi, kron 4 news. 4 news.aregawi, kron 4 news.4 news. 4 news.aregawi, kron 4 news. (grant) if you plan if you plan on heading up to the sierra soon...the conditions should be a-okay. thanks to some early morning flurries, donner ski ranch got a couple inches of fresh powder. the general manager there was up bright and early to get the place ready for skiers and boarders. day franzen/donner ski ranch general manager: "i mean its good.i mean unfortunately most of the season is on the tail end and this time of year most people are hoping it warms up so they can plant flowers."up so they can plant flowers."
fresh snow is always a welcome sight for resports...but especially donner. donner's old school. they don't make their own snow so they rely on mother nature. when there's no snow...that means no business....or much less business.much less business. (vicki) crazy, unusual weather moving across the bay area today... from sunshine,to rain, to hail ... this is is how it looked in vallejo.... looking almost like snow... and there was even some snow in in the south bay and at mount hamilton... joining us now is chief meteorologist lawrence karnow...how long is this weird weather sticking around? .... lawrence karnow: it was a cold and windy afternoon with showers and even some reports of hail. you can see the
showers on the doppler radar but they are scattered. the showers will likely end in the next few hours and then we are in for a cold night. on the satellite you can see the storm as it moved into the bay area.. the winds have been gusting over 40 mph and there have been a few lightning bolts too. the low will pass through tonight and skies will begin to clear. it will be cold tonight with lows in the upper 20s to upper 30s. tomorrow will be mostly sunny, cool and breezy. this weekend should be dry with sunshine and a few passing clouds. on monday another storm brings another round of cold showers. it should be dry on tuesday but the pattern looks very active. another series of wetter storms are expected late next week.
(vicki) still ahead... recreational marijuana may be legal in the golden state... but it didn't stop one county from cancelling the highly anticipated pot festival... we'll tell you who was against it and why... (grant) and toys r' us is closing over a hundred more stores... we'll tell you how many stores will be left open... new tonight at ten...malls as we know it...are a thing of the past.several of them are closing down together...but others are making big changes to stay relevant.our dan kerman takes a look at two bay area malls which have taken steps to evolve into the mall of the future.that's tonight on kron 4 news at ten.
(vicki) four your money tonight. federal net neutrality protections... designed to maintain a fair and open internet... are set to end on april 23.(grant) the f-c-c voted last year to end voted last year to end the obama era regulations. net neutrality bars internet providers from blocking or slowing down access to online content... or prioritizing their own content. today's order is today's order is expected to order is expected to set off a wave of legal challenges and attempts by lawmakers to protect net neutrality. attorneys general from more than 20 red and blue states, including california, filed a lawsuit last month to stop the repeal of net neutrality. (vicki) bankrupt retailer toys r us... is planning to close 200 more stores
nationwide...and make staff cuts at it's corporate headquarters in new jersey. this...in addition to 170 u.s. stores... where toys r us is currently holding going out of business sales. if the retailer goes ahead with every closing... it would be reducing it's store fleet by nearly 50 percent...from approximately 880 last year...to roughly 400 stores. toys r us... filed for bankruptcy in september. (grant) subway's sales are slumping... so the company which is now without its discraced former spokesman, jared...is trying to sweeten the deal. starting next month-- customers nationwide will be able to sign up for a new loyalty program. once people spend fifty dollars...they'll receive a two-dollar reward token, which can be used to buy any menu item. (grant) coming up... the big bag crackdown begins at cinemark movie theaters... hear what movie- goers are saying about the new rules... (vicki) plus... laptop theives strike again at a popular coffee shop in the east bay... we'll tell you how to avoid becoming a victim
more of a highly secure network with more security products available for further protection & less per month than comcast for business internet. switch to at&t internet for business. more & less - that's the power of &. the east bay... a man is dead after a stabbing in concord. and a murder suspect is in custody.(grant) tonight police tell kron4's haaziq madyun...a connection between the suspect and the victim led to the arrest
a physical confrontation between two men ends in deadly stabbing here at diablo mobile lodge in concordconcord police investigators say their officers and medical first responders were called to lodge drive thursday around 5:22am for a man who was not breathing. life saving measures were performed but the victim was pronounced dead at the scenesotcesar cambron lives in the diablo mobile lodge. he says he heard a commotion and came outside and saw his neighbor on the ground sotsot
galer/concord police department: "we did find evidence. that is why we are still at the scene collecting that">within hours that evidence led concord police investigators to a suspect who was known to the victimsot investigators are not a motive for the deadly however several sources tell kron4 that a dispute between two people involved in the private sale of a vehicle preceeded the incident...this first homicide of 2018. the city had a total a five homicides last year...in concord haaziq madyun (grant) one person is dead and three others are injured after a car crash in bay point early this morning. officers say it's a dui crash. happened on wharf drive just off port chicago highway. police say a car was speeding down the highway when it drifted into oncoming traffic. the chp says the car then slammed in a truck that was turning the corner... the vehicles colliding head on....sending both into a nearby home. the family in the home was jolted awake.
and it was the shrieking terror of the mans voice screaming, help, help! as loud as he could that made me realize, i'm not dreaming, something is going on here, so i came to the window and that's when o was like, oh my god! yup, this is not a dream, this is going down.">(grant) c-h-p says the passenger of the speeding car was killed in the collision. the two people in the truck were taken to the hospital in critical condition. chp says the driver of the car was taken to the hospital with major injuries... he was arrested there on suspicion of d-u-i. (vicki) thieves hit another cafe---targeting patrons with laptops. the latest at mudrakers in berkeley.(grant) and today police released new video showing just how fast these thefts happen. kron-4's dan kerman reports from a cafe that's been hit at least four times...with tips on how can people avoid being victimized. this is how fast a laptop can be stolen 3 people enter peets coffee in berkley but they're not ordering coffee,
they're looking around looking for someone on a laptop that has no idea they are coming. sotthey're looking around, looking at people not even paying attention. they also want to look at where the computers are , again the easy access locationsin less than 30 seconds they have identified which laptop to take, and they are out the door. and the victim ended up being seriously injured when he held on to the moving getaway car. this incident happened in august and the suspects have yet to be caught. sotno it's not oversince the beginning of the year berkeley has seen 24 laptop robberies. the most recent wednesday afternoon at mudrakers cafe on telegraph. and cafe strada across from the cal campus has had 4 laptop robberies since the beginning of the year.sot collin moore/uc berkeley student 58-102i actually have a friend that got one of their laptops takencal students know what's going on but admit it is difficult to work and watch
what's going on around them. sot jen hall/uc berkeley student 108-114when you're caught up in schoolwork or on your phone, it's difficult to be multi tasking in that way. police say in addition to paying more attention to their surroundings, people should backup what's on their computer, get tracking software, and pay attention to where they are sitting both inside and outside a cafe.sot sgt. frank landrum/berkeley police 128-134a good location would be one where it's ahrder to get to you, maybe you are several tables in you are not in a common thoroughfare where everybody is walking standup dan kerman/berkeley 137-147police have also started to conduct stinger operations, the most recent one here at cafe strada on saturday resulted in the arrest of 6 suspects. police say they plan to do more. in berkeley, dan kerman kron 4 news (vicki) (vicki) in the peninsula police are searching for the suspect...accused of stealing lottery tickets from a convenience store. take a look at these photos...all captured on video surveillance video. authorities say this suspect...has stolen lotto tickets from a daly city convenience store...on three
separate occassions...giving officers the slip each time. recognize the thief...if so...the daly city police department would like to hear from you. (grant) a san jose high school track coach is behind bars tonight accused of posessing child porn. just last week his brother was arrested on the same charge. tonight we have learned...they are twins. on tuesday officers arrested clinton pappadakis at his home. authorities say child pornography was located on several devices in his home. he was booked into the santa clara county jail. pappadakis was a track coach at oak grove high school. just last week...his twin brother clinton pappadakis was arrested on suspicious of annoying and molesting a child and possessing child pornography. clinton pappadakis worked as a gym teacher and track coach at willow glen middle school. the investigation started when parents say they witnessed pappadakis taking pictures of female students on september 8th. the parents reported the incident to the school, who then alerted police.
(vicki) the cinemark theater chain is now banning movie goers from bringing certain bags into their theaters. the chain has 30 locations here in the bay area kron 4's gabe slate breaks down the policy and visited local theaters to see if they were enforcing this new bag ban. these signs stating cinemark movie theaters new "no big bags allowed policy" are placed front and center as movie goers enter any of their 30 bay area movie house locations. officials with cinemark, which also owns the century theater chain, said this was an effort to enhance the safety and security of their guests and employees. sound from steven-it makes sense, probably because of florida, need to keep safe. cinemark did not say the florida high school shooting inspired this change but the timing is hard ignore. as mass shootings continue in this country they may be the first of many movie theater chains to implement a policy like this. the official cinemark policy is no bag bigger then 12 inches tall, 12 inches wide, with a depth of 6 inches.this rules out regular sized backpacks, big shopping bags, roller luggage most purses will fit within this 12 x 12 x 6 allowance. diaper bags and medical bags will be allowed.. i visited several cinemark theaters.. i did not see anyone get turned away for
their bag being too big. if a customer's bag was bigger than the new policy allows it was searched.. and then the person was let in with that bag. perhaps they are being lenient because it's the first day of this new ban but for now i would not worry about being separated from your bag you might just be searched.. i spoke with movie goers about the new rule most people did not mind sound from movie goers i don't mind, it's good, it's safer for all, i am ok with it. jenny thinks this new policy will mostly affect people who ride bikes or public transit to the movies sound from movie goersit's bad for commuters, people on bus and train who take their big bag everywhere, i feed bad for them. in daly city, gabe slate kron 4 news.
golden staste who are crusing home as we speak against the clippers. next week when they play in washington..the teamalready announced they have no plans to visit the white house..an offer that was immediately recended.....but the new story here is that they also are not going to play political games..turning down offers from other politicians..to do their own thing visitng with d.c. childerenat an undisclosed location. any time you call your own shots and arent used as a political ploy...you are to be respepcted. now to baseball and their insatiable urge to attack younger viewers.using pitch clocks and a number of other rumnored ideas have all fallen by the way side......one that did stick is managares and oitching coaches will now be limited to 6 vgisits to the pitching mound without making a change....at mosdt what will that save 5 minutes???? no secret the fox network..who paid billions to acquite the
nationalk rtights...told the commisoner speed this thing up...we don't need 4 hours of a single game...or program. game...or program. now i fully get the fact that you viewers don't have patience for the old details about baseball past....the granbd old game is too slow for most. i get it with the need to attract 18 to 49 year olds....on my morning show..they day i tire of being loud...giving opinisions and trying to bvefunny i" thorough....but trying to speed up the game has to be balanced against what makes the game apealing to so many....there now clock...theres a sense of fatrher and sons playing catch while telling old stories......aqgain young stories......aqgain young people today might frather play games on their phone..fine but in baseball
seen on bay area roadssince 2006 many city''s have been adding sharks teeths on certains roadways but do driver know what they mean? nats: i have no ideal what they put them there fori don''t know! nats: i have no ideal nats: they are warnings to slow down for pedestrians in the walk wayummmmmm that would be a no nats: these triangles are where traffic is suppose to stop for pedestrians the ups driver is absolutly right.. he musta studied his drivers manual .right? nats: no because i was in traffic one time and a lady stopped here and im blowing my horn thinking she''s blocking traffic so that how i found out then after she went then i saw the sign that said stop here for pedestrian traffic. nats; how would someone new know that i''ve had my license for a while i don''t need to renew my test how would i know that? . if drivers took time out to read this sign posted at every set of sharks teeth
they would know you will only find sharks teeth at uncontrolled crosswalks meaning crosswalk with no traffic lights these are the new limit lines for crosswalks and are usally 25 feet or more before the crosswalk.it''s to help make our street safer for pedestrians that is if we can get driver to actually stop first nats: ambiance in san (grant) when it (grant) and now...a case of road rage -- that put innocent drivers at risk.... it happened tuesday afternoon on a major highway in stuart, florida... and it was all recorded by another driver. we don't see what leads up to the fight...but the car in florida appears to be driving slowly... in front of the mini van - even jumping in front of the van when the driver tries to change lanes. three men then hop out of the two cars and starting throwing punches.
(grant) folks driving stopped to help break the fight up. police say the two men who teamed up on the other man... were on the other man... were arrested just down the road of the brawl. (vicki) plans for a huge marijuana event in the sacramento area... have suddenly gone up in smoke... the highly promoted "tree harvest festival" that was scheduled for april 20th has been cancelled. posters had gone up... after the okay was given to use the yolo county fairgrounds.. and all kinds of events were scheduled.... from cannabis cooking events to marijuana farmers' markets... but while the state of california had officially approved the festival....trou ble surfaced with local law enforcement. the yolo county sheriff stepped in....voicing concern over people smoking in public and users driving home while high.
to get around that - i don't have the slightest idea.> (vicki) the sheriff says he only recently heard about the plans....and organizers say they didn't have enough time to come up with some kind of solution. they're hoping to reschedule -- possibly in another county. supporters say they believe negative stereotypes about pot drove the county to say no. lawrence karnow: it was a cold and windy afternoon with showers and even some reports of hail. you can see the showers on the doppler radar but they are scattered. the showers will likely end hours and then we are in for a cold night. on the satellite you can see the storm as it moved into the bay area.. the winds have over 40 mph been a few lightning bolts too. the low will pass through tonight and skies will begin to clear. it tonight with upper 20s to tomorrow will be mostly sunny, cool and breezy. this weekend should be dry with sunshine passing monday brings another round of cold showers. it on tuesday but the pattern looks very active. another series of wetter storms are expected late next week.
two babies -- are also winning on the internet. benjamin and zachary are linked to the winter games without participating in a sport or traveling to pyeongchang. during the games, their pictures have been going viral on the internet and television.every day during the olympics, a new picture is posted on meagan schemenski's instagram with the twins sporting athletic or patriotic gear. some of the pictures show the twins figure skating, carrying the olympic torch and being the flag bearer at the opening ceremony.the idea started in december when the twins posed as the 'elf on the shelf' during a photo shoot. their mother, schmenski, wanted to do more shoots similar to the one that was christmas themed. photographer genevieve collins had the idea of the olympic themed photo shoot and took the series of pictures.before the opening ceremoy, the twins were already trending
(vicki) (vicki) these are the latest pictures posted today and yesterday...(grant) and you can follow zachary and benjamin on their instagram handle "and-so- instagram handle "and-so- there-were-six." (grant) and then (grant) and then there were four... chris tucker confirming 'rush hour 4' is in the works... and he claims it better than the rest details next. (vicki) and a program
did confirm on instagram that a fourth film is coming. he says it's nicknamed "grumpy old rush hour." the last movie in the franchise which also features jackie chan... came out in 2007. (grant) jerry springer's protege steve wilkos is facing a d-u-i charge.(vicki) this comes after a car crash in connecticut last month. police say wilkos turned himself in yesterday after learning there was a warrant for his arrest. reports suggest he had a blood alcohol level of zero point 2-nine after the crash on january 21st....that's three times more than the legal limit to drive. no other vehicles were involved in that crash. the 53-year-old was previously the security director on "the jerry springer show." ((grant))that's it for kron 4 news at nine...((vicki))but our primetime coverage continues.pam moore and steve aveson are here with kron 4 news at 10...guys? ((pam)) thank you grant and vicki...next at 10.. the war of words between president trump and lawmakers here in california.. reaches a new level. today the president
threatened to pull ice out of the state altogether because of californias' stance on immigration.find out what a local advocacy group has to say about the president's comments.plus..new at 10.bay area malls are getting a facelift.what retail centers are doing stay relevant in these changing times.it's a story you will only see on kron 4.((pam)) plus.. three bodies found on the street in a san francisco neighborhood.now health officials believe they may be the victims of tainted drugs.a live report...coming up. ((steve))don't go away...kron 4 news at 10 starts right after the break.
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california alone, we would see crime like no other in this country. (pam) president trump threatening to take ice and border patrol out of california...thank you for joining us tonight.. im pam moore. (steve) and im steve aveson. this notion not sitting well with a number of politicians... now they are speaking out against the president's comments.(pam)
and local organizations which work with immigrants are reacting as well .. they say, the president's comments feed into a negative stigma.(steve) kron 4's ali reid sat down with the director of the african advocacy network and joins us now in studio... ali, how are the president's comments affecting them? it was definitely difficult for them to hear those comments ..... the president refering to them as criminals. but say people can turn this into something positive.pkga sanctuary city is meant to protect innocent families trying to make a life in the u-s. but president donalad trump says california is protecting criminals. especially ms-13 gang members. we talk about child safety, that these kids walk home alone and they meet one of these gangs. these aren't human beings. these are animals.he's now threatening to pull immigration and border patrol from the state.if we ever pulled ice out and said her let california figure it out themselves, in 2 months they'll be begging for us to come back. they would be begging.california is the nation's first 'sanctuary state' - which limits the degree to wh