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(justine) the c-e-o of p-g-and-e has resigned... as the utility company faces a financial crisis.. reports tonight also indicate the utility compan is going to file for bankruptcy on monday. good evening. i'm justine waldman.(jrs) and i'm jr stone. pg&e said in a statement tonight "while we are making progress as a company in safety and other areas, the board recognizes the tremendous challenges pg&e continues to face." and now the ceo is out. geisha williams became first latina c-e-o of a fortune 500 company. and has been in that role since march of 2017. state regulators have recently called for management changes within pg&e. now an interim chief executive
officer will take over. john simon has been serving as the executive vice president and been with pg&e since 2007. right now the company is under scruitiny for their alleged role in starting a number of wildfires over the past two years... including the tubbs fire in santa rosa and the camp fire in paradise. (jrs) pg&e released a statement from simon saying... "while the board conducts its ceo search, our priority will be keeping the company focused on further improving safety while continuing to provide reliable service to our customers." (justine) her regisnation comes... as news spreads of pg&e potentially filing for bankruptcy. under a new state law, pg&e must tell its employees at least 15 days before a change of control in the company - including a bankruptcy filing. multiple reports indicate, that notice may come as soon as tomorrow right now pg&e is in discussions with lenders about trying to get permission to finance a
package worth up to 5-billion dollars. this would allow pg&e to continue to operate while going through bankruptcy proceedings. pg&e faces several lawsuits from the tubbs and camp fires. (justine) we have been following this developing story right here on air and through our kron 4 news app. download the app today to get updates on this story and all the breaking news as it happens. (jrstone) now turning to weather -- today was a pretty dry around the bay area... but for your work week starting monday -- things could change. you can see the rain is off to the ..... (adlib) (justine) also -- the national weather service warned of an increased risk of sneaker waves at bay area beaches from this morninig through 3 a.m. tomorrow. this could be a sign of another series of storms on the way.(jrstone) kron 4's dan thorn is live in san francisco with details on how significant this sneaker wave warning is tonight. we'll check on him in just a moment... but first we want to turn tokron 4's meterologist mabrisa rodriguez with a look at when this rain storm could
hit and will it affect tomorrow's morning commute... mabrisa? the start of the work week does look start off wet as showers become more widespread through the day. rain totals from tonight through monday night are forecast to generally be in the 0.25-0.50" range, except locally up to 1" santa cruz mtns and 2" in the santa lucia mtns. rain chances will continue tuesday and wednesday with most of the bay area getting 0.50"-1.50" of rain. winds of 35-45 mph with gusts over 60 mph tuesday night into wednesday is also a possibility. if this trend continues then a wind advisory may be needed. the biggest storm of the week will happen wednesday night through thursday. this has the potential to be the first pineapple express of the season. atmospheric river rain totals will range between the 1.00"-2.00" range. winds will
also be an issue with this system with another round of strong winds wednesday night into thursday. wind advisory or high wind warning may also be needed with this system. (justine) our team coverage continues tonight... people going to bay area beaches are being warned about "sneaker waves." the warning applies to beaches along the central coast. kron4's dan thorn is live tonight at ocean beach... with what we need to know. people might be asking themselves what are "sneaker waves" well they're just that--they're unexpected waves that sneak up on you--even if it appears calm. and weather officials are warning you not to get caught in them.
a beautiful day at ocean beach complimented by waves breaking and surfers hitching a ride.. the water doesn't seem to be dangerous but weather officials warn of "sneaker waves.."sot: it's not gonna be a 20 foot wave that sneaks in here all of a sudden you know? it builds and so for an experienced surfer its not that big a deal.however, the national weather service wants everyone in the water to expect the unexpected..surfer dane grant says with or without the sneaker wave warning--ocean beach is not the easiest place to try to catch a wave..sot: this is a pretty advanced spot just because theres so many swells coming from different directions and it's complicated and difficult..the national weather service says sneaker waves have the potential to reach farther up the beach..this can put kids or pets running near the coastline at risk..meghan hanebutte says she brings her dog wilson for a play in the sand at least once week. sot:
in the last couple of months i've heard about sneaker waves..meghan says it's not something she has to worry about too much..sot: my guy's pretty scared of the water as it is so i don't really over think it. this warning will remain in effect through 3 am tomorrow morning. a word to the wise: don't have your back facing the ocean and be safe in the water. reporting at ocean beach dan thorn kron 4 news. (justine) stay informed on bay area weather with the kron-4 mobile app. there you will find full forecasts... interactive radar.. and get push alerts when breaking news happens in your neighborhood. it's all on the kron-4 mobile app (jrstone)san francisco police are investigating an explosion in the south of market neighborhood. that's according to witnesses who say police blocked off taber (tay-ber) place near second street this morning. kron 4's gayle ong spoke to numerous people there who heard the commotion. she joins us live in san francisco with details. gayle.
residents say they felt the building shake.it's still a mystery but people in the area may have clues.. the san francisco bomb squad and police blocked off the alleyway of taber place in the south of market neighborhood sunday morning..police haven't said exactly what happened but the windows of buildings shattered..and many residents say they heard a loud explosion..daniel chen was at the coffee shop nearby.. when jean harper heard the sound, she immediately took her dog "bee-ju" for a walk to see hours later..we
saw a man in hand cuffs, put in a patrol car..on south park street -- a block away from where the incident happened.. the officer confiscated what appears to be explosives and a white plastic bag..chris newman lives in the area, he didn't hear the loud boom but spoke to officers on the scene..most of the windows are now covered with plywood boards..daniel casey and his employee joshua spent the afternoon cleaning up the mess.. we reached out to san francisco police but have not yet heard back.live in san francisco gayle ong kron 4 news. (justine) the contra costa
county sheriff's office is warning about a spike in stolen boats from the delta. deputies say in the last few months, more than a dozen boats have been taken. the boats are often stolen, stripped, and then abandoned, grounded or dumped. in some cases, they are set on fire. these are photos of some recent discoveries. some suspects are in custody. the sheriffs office say, the suspects are targeting outboard engines and tower speakers for boats. (jrstone) today - as the government shutdown became the longest in history - congresswoman barbara lee held a meeting with several others who have been impacted by the shutdown to discuss how the shutdown has affected their daily lives. the group included two t-s-a agents, an employee at the epa, and one at the fda, all of whom are furloughed or working without pay. (jrstone) money is getting tight for federal em the partial government shutdown enters it's 4th week. (justine) so the east bay coast guard spouses club is stepping up. they began giving away donated food and
supplies they've been collecting from alameda residents and local businesses. about 300 coast guard families were expected to come by and pick up a week's worth of groceries, hygiene products, baby formula and diapers. unlike other federal employees that have been furloughed, members of the coast guard are still reporting for duty, despite the fact they are no longer getting paid. the military the military families got paychecks worth nothing last week.. which means resouces are scarce since many already live paycheck to paycheck. (jrstone) in sacramento -- a group of protesters gathered yesterday to call for justice for central american asylum seekers.. some of the protesters
were holding signs with links to the website for "the party for socialism and liberation." other protesters had signs saying "stop the war on immigrants" and "end deportations now."organizers say they're calling for justice and peace for asylum seekers at the u.s.-mexico border. (justine) another big national story we are following... the search is on tonight for the three people who opened fired inside a utah shopping center. (jrstone) the shooting happened today at 'fashion place mall' in a suburb of salt lake city.police believe the shooting was gang related, at least two people were injured -- a man and woman -- both in their 20s according to authorities. but they haven't yet been able to track down the suspects. entrance/exit from the mall. at this point, there's officers still looking for them. they are currently still the shopping center was closed today during the investigtion. (jrstone) coming up -- a
hit and run caught on camera. how the nieghbor was able to track the man down and help police. (justine) and while we are getting rain... the u-s capital is under a blanket of snow. we take a look at the deadly storm heading about to drop even more winter weather. (jrstone) plus -- a violent weekend in oakland... five people shot in just two days... we'll break down the details -- after
(justine) in the east bay -- five people were shot in oakland on friday and saturday nights. police say one of cases includes a triple shooting.(jrstone) those three victims were shot and taken to the hospital in stable condition. no suspects are in custody. (jrstone) here's a map to give you a better idea of where it happened. police say the triple shooting occured just before 9 saturday night in the 1900 block of 90th avenue which is in far east oakland.(justine) another shooting happened just in the before midnight on filburt street that same day. one person was shot and drove to a hospital. that victim is in stable condition. police said they are also investigating a shooting that occurred around 7 at night on boden way. the victim in that shooting also drove themselves to a hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. (justine) a hit-and-run crash was caught on camera in north stockton. kristi gross tells us one man says he was just being a good neighbor when he jumped into action to help police catch the suspected hit and run
driver. a hit-and-run crash was caught on camera in north stockton.it happened in the spanos park neighborhood near the intersection of lonnie beck way and muir woods avenue, across from baxter park.a neighbor posted the video to the ring neighbors app and shared some details on the crash with fox40.jerry syrovatka says he was just being a good neighbor when he jumped into action to help police catch the suspected driver of the vehicle that crashed."i got involved right away. neighbors got to do that," said syrovatka.the security camera he put up in a tree in his front yard captured the hit-and-run crash. "that night it was about 2 o'clock in the morning and we heard a crash and right away we all looked at each other and said, 'something's wrong,'" syrovatka stated. "so, i threw on my pants, i didn't throw on no shoes or anything, and came outside and seen the guy taking off."the video shows a car suddenly veer left and slam into a parked car outside syrovatka's neighbor's home, spinning the vehicle around. then that driver slowly backed up and drove away."so, i followed the
oil trail down the street and found his car. and then come back to my neighbor and told him, 'hey, your car has been hit,'" syrovatka said.he says after waking his neighbor they called police.stockton police confirmed they are investigating the crash.when asked why he got involved, syrovatka says he couldn't let that driver get away with it. "as a christian, it says you're supposed to look out for your that's exactly what i wanted to do was look out for my neighbor. he's been a good neighbor," syrovatka expressed. he says he's glad he could help and actions will inspire others."i just hope that everybody in the neighborhood looks out for each said. (justine) that was kristi gross reporting. stockton police have not yet said whether that hit-and-run driver was arrested. (jrstone) a winter storm cutting across the midwest has claimed at least seven lives so far. now the washington gio feeling the impact.warningsas the nation's capitol is blanketed with snow... people in the midwest are digging themselves out, many of them getting more than a foot across several states. the highest totals are in missouri... where the weather had a major impact on those driving...many forced to pull- over and seek shelter overnight.
bad."> but check this -- the weather could not keep kansas city chief's fans downbundled up spectators tailgated under tarps to watch their team defeat the colts in the play-offs. (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. the start of the the start of the work week does look start off wet as
showers become more widespread through the day. rain totals from tonight through monday night are forecast to generally be in the 0.25-0.50" range, except locally up to 1" santa cruz mtns and 2" in the wednesday with most of the bay area getting 0.50"-1.50" of rain. winds of 35-45 mph with gusts over 60 mph tuesday night into wednesday is also a possibility. if this trend continues then a wind advisory
may be needed. the biggest storm of the week will happen wednesday night through thursday. this has the potential to be the first pineapple express of the season. atmospheric river rain totals will range between the 1.00"-2.00" rae. winds will als system with another round of strong winds wednesday night into thursday. wind advisory or high wind warning may also be needed with this system.
(justine) coming up -- a california judge has blocked the trump administration's birth control rule, what this could mean for employers who provide women with no-cost birth control. (jrstone) and -- brand new parking meters coming to one east bay city... details on the much needed upgrade... right after the break. (justine) a massive
teachers strike in los angeles is all but inevitable starting tomorrow. the two sides did not renew negotiations over the weekend.(jrstone) the teachers' union rejected a new offer friday from the la unified school district after hours of talks. united teachers los angeles called the district proposal "woefully inadequate." with no new talks scheduled, picket lines are likely to begin tomorrow morning at 7 as teachers push for a raise and lower class sizes. schools will remain open. the district has hired substitutes to replace staffers who leave schools for picket lines. < < the district's proposal included ns to schools and sizes by two students. it also included the district's previously proposed 6 salary increase. teachers want 6.5 percent.
(justine) a california judge has blocked trump administration rules, which would allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control, from taking effect in 13 states and washington, d.c. the judge granted a request for a preliminary injunction by california... 12 other states and washington d-c. the plaintiffs sought to prevent the rules from taking effect as scheduled on monday while a lawsuit against them moved forward. but the judge rejected their request that he block the rules nationwide. california and the other states argue that the changes would force women to turn to state-funded programs for birth control ie (jrstone) the city of walnut creek is installing new parking meters downtown this month that are described as easier to use and read. this video of the parking meters that will be replaced... the new meters, which are scheduled to be installed over the next several weeks, feature a large
solar panel that will allow for fewer battery replacements, according to a city news release. they will accept coins, credit cards and parkmobile phone payments, with google/apple payments coming soon. rates and time limits will remain the same. (jrstone) up next -- the private bus service "chariot" is going out of business... where those former drivers could find work in the near future... when we come back. (justine) plus -- how a community remembered a slain davis police officer over the weekend. (mabrisa)a look at your forecast coming up...
(jrstone)residents of davis turned out saturday night to honor an officer killed in the line of duty.(justine)natalie corona was shot and killed thursday night.but this weekend, her community came together to grieve, and to remember her.marc thompson was there and filed this report. thousands strong for natalie, a sea of candles lit the night at central park to honor the memory of davis police officer natalie corona killed in the line of duty.-nats-boy scouts from troop 139 passing out candles.the same group that was holding a meeting in a nearby church when the shots rang out thursday night.mos: "and during the meeting we heard gun shots."dozens of officers and public officials
in attendance including sacramento mayor darrell steinberg.mayor darrell steinberg/-d- sacramento: "she represented the best of all of our communities "-nats-natalie remembered through song and poetry.-nats-the 100 club of solono and yolo counties presented the family with a check for 20-thousand dollars to help with expenses.mos: "our deepest sympathies go to the corona family."but perhaps the most moving moment came from natalie's basketball coach at pierce high school -- -nats-ed martinez.ed martinez/natalie corona's hs basketball coach: "when she walked into the room it was like somebody lit the candles " her friends from hometown arbuckle sharing laughs and tears as they said their final goodbyes.mos: "this tragedy has really affected me for the past three days and i hope everybody learns from it and grieves as well and sends their prayers to the family" (jrstone) officials say the man
who shot and killed natalie corona left a letter on the bed in the home where he lived claiming police bombarded him with ultrasonic waves. (justine) it's been a difficult time for law enforcement across the country in these past couple weeks. a police officer in birmingham, alabama was killed and another was injured while investigating a car burglary early this morning. and in illinois -- a state police trooper died after he was hit by a vehicle saturday night outside of chicago (live) taking a live look outside at san francisco's embarcadero.... (anchor) time now to check on our weather... with meterologist mabrisa rodriguez. the start of the work week does look start off
wet as showers become more widespread through the day. rain totals from tonight through monday night are forecast to generally be in the 0.25-0.50" range, except locally up to 1" santa cruz mtns and 2" in the santa lucia mtns. rain chances will with most of the bay area getting 0.50"-1.50" of rain. winds of 35-45 mph with gusts
service "chariot" is going out of business. the teal colored vans driving around san francisco. the sf-based company announced its last day of service will be january 25th. in response to this -- mayor london breed said in tweet that she is exploring offering all 300 drivers who are about to be out of work.. a job with muni. (jrstone) coming up -- police are investigating an apparent mass the fentanyl overdoese... details on how many how fell ill to the powerful opioid... when we come back. (justine) authorities in
chico believe the powerful opioid fentanyl is responsible for a mass overdose event that left one person dead and hospitalized over a dozen others.(jrstone)even a couple of first responders got sick from the reported toxins in the home.mario montalvo has this story: chico police responded to a call at a home on santana court early saturday morning. when they arrived they found one man dead and had to transport 12 people to the hospital.jesse alexander/chico fire dept. division chief: "we had a mass casualty event also known as an mci. at one point we had six cpr is in progress." in addition to that, two chico police officers were taken to the hospital after they said they started to feel sick.it has not been confirmed but police say signs point to poisoning from fentanyl, an opioid often mixed with heroin or cocaine.mike o'brien/chico police chief: "so every
indication is that this is a mass overdose incident was caused from the ingestion of some form of fentanyl in combination with another substance, although that is yet to be confirmed."first responders administered naloxone and performed cpr for multiple individuals on site, a task which took almost every ambulance in the city of chico. jesse alexander/chico fire dept. division chief: "so at that point we ended up having six fire units and eight medic units committed to this incident at one time, so pretty much stripping -- very much stripping -- the entire city of all the apparatus we had."friends and family members of the people inside the home all eagerly waited behind police caution tape for any word on their loved ones. of the twelve individuals in the home, four remain in critical condition, and eight were treated and remain at the hospital.for now the home is being treated as a hazmat zone, but police say there is no immediate risk to neighbors. mike o'ieo the public at this time, but i do want to emphasize that t definitely is a hazmat site at like nothing they've ever
experienced.jesse alexander/chico fire dept. division chief: "for single-family residence to get this many individuals, especially all at one time, to walk in and have six cprs in progress ... that's a pretty big deal and no i have not experienced that many cardiac events all at the same time." (jrstone) a reporter working for a redding television station was attacked while covering that story. she made an announcement on twitter, saying she is determined to continue covering her community, even after that happened. (justine) still ahead -- dine and dish takes us to sacramento...to explore devotion to coffee in the capital.
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america. cities like san francisco and seattle have serious coffee cultures. but... sacramento?(jrs) tonight on dine and dish - kron4's vicki liviakis heads to the state capital to see what the buzz is all about. having grown up in sacramento, i can speak with some authority about... a cup of coffee. "back in the day you couldnt get a good cup of coffee if your life depended upon it." boy have things changed. if you find yourself here - my fellow caffeine fiends - you're in luck. this is camillia coffee roasters in the wal public market. it's part of the hip historic downtown district. sure ththe shadow of the state capitol... but ifyou insist on going local - there are any number of esoteric concoctions to give you that caffeine kick. instead of breakfast pasteries - camellia coffee
restaurant, cafe or bar that you would like to see featured on 'dine and dish... send an email to dine and dish at kron 4 dot com .... or fill out the submission form on our website. you can also check out our 'dine and dish' facebook page. the warriors came into tonight's matchup with the mavericks having won four of their last five games.....>a win tonight could set up a huge game on tuesday with the nuggets....with first place in the west on the line.....> having said all of that....this felt like your classic trap game.......>and it was tight throughout..... 1:39 left in the game... stephen curry... nails the 3-pointer to give the warriors a 117-114 lead... 48 points for curry... 11 treys.....>33 seconds left... green steps up with the defense.....huge block on jalen brunson... he also held doncic scoreless in the 4th tim
down....but former wariors harrison barnes dribbles it of his foot...as the warriors win 119-114 warriors to the gridiron......cha mpionship week spots on the line and we had two games today.....let's start with the afc......>tom brady and the pats hosting the los angeles chargers......>two great quarterbacks going head to head but we all know that stat by now...philip rivers oh-and- seven all-time against tom brady.....>in the first...sony michelle (michel)... nice run and it's 14-7 patriots...> onto the 2nd...time for some t-b-12...phillip dorsett the target...15 yards and it's 21-7 new gld.......>but they still weren't finished piling it on...michelle had himself a day...24 carries, 129 yards, and this, his third touchdown of the half...and it was 35-7 new england going
into the locker room... tom brady is headed to his 13th afc championship...vs the chiefs in kansas city.... 41-28 patriots.....> eagles-saints... nick foles looking to continue his historic post-season run dating back from last year......>1st quuarter... foles goes over the top to jordan matthews.....37 yard pitch and catch and the eagles are up 7-0... they would eventually lead 14-0>2nd quarter.... still up 14-0... foles is picked off by marshon lattimore... from there the momentum completely changed> third quarter....14-10 eagles.... drew brees hits michael thomas in the endzone...thomas had 12 catches and 171 yards on the day....the superdome is rocking.....>2 minutes left....the eagles driving.....but this is the straw that broke the camels back....ball right through alshon jeffery's hands.....into the hands of marshon lattimore.....and that'll do it... 20-14... saints advance to the nfl
championship game against the rams (jrstone) (jrstone) 13 thousand (jrstone) (jrstone) 13 thousand people braved the chilly morning tempatures to run for a good cause in golden gate park this morning. they also were able to endulge their sweet tooth. the hor the bay area chapter of the make a wish foundation. runners were given cups of hot cocoa and other treats at the finish line. a marin teen who's recovered from a rare blood diesease spoke to the race participants at the starting
line. he was granted a wish to make a public service announcement raising awareness about the bone marrow registry. i chose this wish because many people haven't found matches yet and you could be the person who saves their life.(jrstone) the teen says the bone marrow registry ended up matching him with a donor in austrailia and that transplat saved his live. you can find out more about his wish and the bone marrow registry by going to kron4-dot-com. (justine) up next -- a surprise at the box office this weekend! we've got the highlights coming up...
(justine) in entertainment news, there was a surprise at the box office this weekend. david daniel has details. "escape room" fell three spots in its sophomore weekend, landing in fifth place with eight-point-nine million dollars. nine-million dollars gave golden globe winner "spider-man: into the spider-verse" fourth place and a domestic total of 148- million."look who's here!" (nat-cheering)"now i have lots of new friends."the family film "a dog's way home," based on the novel, opened in third place with 11-point-three million dollars."what'd he just say?""'something something trident.'""aquaman" lost the top spot, but st... an first d-c extended universe film to top one-billion
worldwide."look, i get you're trying to block out the world, but could you at least do it to better music?""have you ever listened to opera?""the upside" surprised the analysts and opened on top with 19-point-six million dollars -- the first-ever number-one debut for distributor s-t-x films. in hollywood, i'm david daniel. (jrstone) "replicas," starring keanu reeves, didn't fare nearly as well, debuting way down in 12th place with just two-and-a-half million dollars.dollars.million and-a-half with just two-12th place way down in well, debuting fare nearly as reeves, didn't fare nearly as well, debuting way down in 12th place with just two- and-a-half million dollars.
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