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>> when fun time from the bay area's local news station. you're watching kron. 4 news at known. >> tonight at 9, 100's of residents of a san francisco high rise. >> are left in limbo nearly a month after a flood forced them from their homes. those residents are now being told they must move out of their temporary housing by next week and find a new place to live. good evening and thank you for joining us for kron. 4 news at 9. i'm dan thor and i'm ella sogomonian city supervisor matt dorsey and the building's owners held a town hall meeting about this tonight. >> and kron four's taylor bisaki reports it it left many residents even more frustrated. >> this has been a really financially stressful time for me and my partner and folks, the building having different the cost. tyler patterson lives at san francisco high-rise. 33 to hama. >> but hasn't been there for
nearly a month since a water main failure sent 20,000 gallons of water. >> cascading down. 35 floors of the building forcing nearly 500 people to evacuate immediately for the first time city supervisor matt dorsey hosted a town hall meeting wednesday night with city housing committees in the real estate management firm hines that owns the building to address concerns and provide updates dorsey's office. tonight, kron four's request to join the meeting saying it was only for residents but didn't provide an explanation. why when asked a dog and pony show really showing off their strategy to for communication, which >> isn't adequate law. folks go without responses. hines originally targeted residents to return by july. 1st but now say that date is pushed back as of july. 6 hind says they'll no longer pay for hotel accommodations. pines continues to prioritize profits over the lives of the residents. patterson says residents will re occupy the building in phases lasting august through october.
residents will have to find short-term housing or they can choose to terminate their lease if they seek short-term housing without reimbursements. hines says the wave 100% of their rent. however, if they're seeking reimbursements, hines says they'll pay up to $300 per day, but tenants will still have to pay 50% of their rent each month at a building. they're not allowed to occupy. i don't think they had always get you very far. with the short-term in san francisco at all so it's going to disruptive come july 6 when they make start to front the costs for their children. housing patterson says many are now scrambling to find a place to live with a fast approaching deadline in san francisco. taylor bisaki kron. 4 news. >> well, the call for help from oakland's vietnamese community is now growing louder this morning. more than a dozen business owners called on the city to put more money into safety efforts. residents and small businesses of little saigon say that they are experiencing verbal and
physical assaults, robbery and vandalism. they say they have felt neglected for a long time and they're fed up. they said that getting more financial help and support in the budget could bring some relief. >> they're very brazen criminals around this area. but yet you don't. have the support of the city. get, you know, and that's what we're asking for. we're asking for, you know, a lot of services. team. directed towards this area to help us because we do need help. >> this item will be heard at the oakland city council budget meeting tomorrow morning. >> we're getting more details tonight about a deadly crash that happened over the weekend in oakland during a sideshow. the oakland police chief giving an update specifically about 2 officers involvement with the incident kron four's gayle ong reports. >> but they shouldn't. the public do. >> at this apartment is being addressed here at a news conference wednesday, oakland police chief leronne armstrong says 2 officers on an extended
administrative leave for their involvement responding to a fatal crash early sunday morning. >> took action immediately on monday. we brought forth this investigation to the public regarding his fatal collision. the crash happened around 02:00am sunday. >> at 54th and international boulevard according to opd 2 police officers were chasing a 19 year-old driver from oakland who they say was racing away from a sideshow at speeds reaching nearly 100 miles per hour. investigators say that's when the teenager lost control and crashed into several parked cars and a motorcycle before hitting for pedestrians, killing one of them. a man from hayward chief armstrong says the problems of sideshows and speeding are only growing as well as traffic safety. chief armstrong did not go into specifics into why the officers were put on leave but only said there is an internal investigation underway and that investigators are reviewing several video and taking statements from witnesses. the police department they saw violations of the policy, their series.
>> sure that this investigation is thorough, complete has it all. they have. have you hold them accountable. >> you know, on kron 4 news. >> in the south bay for teens were arrested because police believe they stole a car at gunpoint. this happened early on sunday morning at south 7th and east reed street. investigators said that the victim was inside his car when 4 people wearing masks, rob him and drove off with the car. about an hour later, police officer said that they found the stolen vehicle with the teens still inside and a gun on them. and they believe that 3 of them were also involved in previous robberies earlier this year. >> that 4 juveniles out wreaking havoc in our city with a firearm. a very dangerous situation on top of that, you know, they already have priors were on probation for committing the same acts. obviously something needs to change. it's not working a
couple of months after committing those carjackings are and another one. >> the teams are between 14 and 17 years old and they were all booked into juvenile hall tonight. >> the city of san jose unanimously repeal the ban on low riding or what some people call cruising. it has been prohibited on city streets for the last 30 years in the 1960's, the slow driving display of cars was made famous by the chicano civil rights movement. but then by the early 1990's, many cities including san jose put local ordinances into effect, turning this into a crime. >> when i was younger, you know, we've got pulled over, you know, and sometimes. rally to a checkpoint and then given tickets that were really just having been pulled over dozens of times for cruising in downtown. >> right. it was majority of latinos in our community because number one, that's that's part of our culture that you've culture. police have not issued fines for
cruising in the last 20 years. >> but for people in the latino community, it's about more than that for city council members who voted for the repeal of this band. it is about being able to continue the culture without it being considered a crime. >> monkeypox is spreading quickly in the u.s. and health leaders are trying to contain it. the white house has announced a new plan to target the disease. monkeypox is generally spread through close or intimate contact and it's rarely deadly. doctors say that they're going to handle this basically the same way they did with covid with the containment, the testing and the vaccines. that's also been the direction from the white house. >> our focus is on making sure communities and jurisdictions know the they have those resources so we can stop the spread as quickly as possible. >> the white house is also working with major lab companies to increase testing tens of thousands of stockpiled vaccine doses are being sent out, especially to high-risk areas. the cdc is now recommending the vaccine for anyone who might have had
close contact with someone who was infected with monkeypox. and as of right now, it's believed that the disease is mostly circulating among men who have with other men. >> and we are tracking the number of people reported to be infected with monkeypox in the bay area at last check today, san francisco county reported 16 people, alameda county reports 5 santa clara county, one san mateo county, also having just one case and in solano county, they do not have any reported cases. and we're still waiting to hear back from marin county and contra costa county for their reports. but as kron four's rob nesbitt has been reporting the supply of monkeypox vaccine here in the bay area is in question. >> the 2 dose monkeypox vaccine is called owes. the u.s. government will be allocated. 56,000 doses of the vaccine right away. and another 240,000 doses in the coming weeks. san francisco has already received doses of the monkeypox vaccine. the department of public health in
the city says they've received 360 doses of the vaccine to distribute to their health system. partners, ceo of the san francisco aids foundation, doctor tyler to mir says there's a large interest for the shots at the foundation health clinic where there has been 6 suspected cases of monkeypox have received fewer than 100 doses and we would need something like 6,000 doses. >> to serve all those that come into our pets clinic. a lot monkeypox patients usually experience fever, body aches, chills, and fatigue. more serious cases. look like this. doctor peter chin-hong says the rashes and lesions calmly start in the genital area after a few days and he moved to the face and inside them out and then to the arms and to the palms. the cdc expanded their vaccine recommendation for monkeypox to people who think they may have been exposed. >> doctor chin-hong says anyone can get monkeypox but a large number of cases are being reported among men. he describes monkeypox is having a long incubation period of up to a month compared to covid,
which is commonly just a few days. usually we think about the vaccine preventing something this only in the future. but in the monkeypox cases actually almost acting like a drug because of that long incubation period. doctor, tamir says that testing supplies for monkeypox are just as limited as vaccine supplies. >> he says that there's a national shortage of the specific type of swab used to collect samples that are sent to the state lab in san francisco. i'm rob nesbitt kron. 4 news for the very latest information on this disease, including the emergency response and monkeypox cases tracker. >> you can take out your phone and you can scan this qr code on your screen. it will take you to our website where all of this information and more is available. >> wildfires burning in the sierra nevada has now grown to more than 900 acres. what started as a building that caught fire tuesday afternoon. quickly spread to nearby grass and is now being called the rice is fire a big problem for fire crews is that it's burning in an area that became
super dry because of the drought. at least one building was destroyed and the fire is just 10% contained. >> all right to meteorologist lawrence karnow joining us now. i mean, we're dealing with this hot weather there in the inland areas i weather. and then when you get the wind involved recipe for disaster really is. i mean, they're just so much material to burn and that we have the drought conditions. so it's extremely dry out there. we've had temperatures recently 90's triple digits into the foothills of the sierra nevada winds. >> weather coming up on the south. and that's a different category here. and that's probably good news for firefighters is pushing the fire a little more of a northerly direction. you can see the yuba river year lease the norfolk just to the south. you get the southern folk here in between. but we've got the fire burning winds blowing 14 to 16 miles per hour. but i think we're going to see a good influx of some nice moisture in the atmosphere. that means a strong onshore push. that means it's going to come to suppress the fire that will help firefighters going to have a little slow down the movement of that fire. as long as those winds starts are well whipping once again, we are
seeing a pretty significant on shore breeze, though, right now. we've got some 20 mile an hour. plus winds in the san francisco all the way to 30 in the fairfield. so that on shore breeze continues and taking that nice marine air right to the delta into the sacramento valley. in fact, i think we're going to see some fog actually make its way all the way into the central valley overnight tonight and tomorrow morning. get a good sense of it here. you can see the arrows here. that's that on shore breeze being picked up models here saying the winds well into the interior of california, bringing finally some heat relief from them and a higher moisture content. so not only here, but around much of the state you see along the coastline, you're starting to see that marine a really deep and even by several 100 feet today and will deepen even more so for tonight, allowing it to move further and further on shore. so good news there. the fog kind of kept out into sfo, right? no. now no delays being reported. there at the time. but we are expecting as we head through the next couple of days. temperatures again going to take a hit today. we dropped a good 11, even 30 degrees cooler places like
livermore. 12 degrees cooler for highs today in santa rosa. so numbers really backing off from the hot temperatures just a couple of days ago. we're not talking 90's anymore. low 80's, the warmest spots in livermore and concord, 80 in santa rosa, 60 in san francisco. 66 in oakland and 74 degrees in san jose. well, the big pattern change now as high pressure begins to move further to the east that's allowing this trough of low pressure kind of carve itself out along the west coast that since the deep in the marine layer ushers in some cooler temperatures and of course, fog and low clouds kind of camp along the coastline. so that being said, those clouds, some cooler numbers again for tomorrow afternoon. highs instead of the 80's tomorrow. i think most places looking at upper 70's, it will be warm. but these numbers really coming down from just a couple days ago. coast side, grab your jacket. it will be cool and foggy there all day long temperatures generally the 50's low 60's out toward the beaches. expect another weak system to rolling toward the coastline over the weekend. that will cool even further. partly cloudy skies. a little bit warmer on the 4th of july, lawrence.
>> now to big story out of the east bay tonight. we just got word that the oakland school board has decided not to reverse its decision to close several schools. that boat just came down within the hour and kron four's amanda hari has the latest for us. >> the oakland school board will go forward with its original plan to close several schools. tonight, the board voted against a resolution to reverse the initial decision. some outraged parents began yelling at the board members. i am here by recent from the meeting. >> the meeting had to be called to recess because of all the commotion before the vote. people commented for hours in support of keeping the schools open. the that black and brown students. >> public schools are essential to public call. >> and your decision is up to arming students, parents, community members, teachers stopped and poise. >> especially in east oakland, the vote on the reversal of school closings was initially slated for the back end of the meeting. multiple people
asked, move it up, say get home to their kids. board member mike hutchinson push to move it to the t 7 up in the agenda. so we do ask folks to wait here until 12, 30. >> to address the resolution that they're making a presentation on the board agreed to move it up after public comment. a group of parents from parker elementary presented and pleaded with the board to keep their school open, even put together a presentation to try explain to you about how much we want to keep our schools, how much it means to us, how much it's needed in the community. throughout the meeting, there was more public comment. >> all in support of keeping the schools open. some board members spoke about the rationale behind the closings and individuals yelled over that amanda hari kron, 4 news. >> triple a predicts almost 48 million people will travel to fit. will travel 50 miles or more over the 4th of july holiday weekend. and that's despite the national average for gas at around $5. it's up nearly 4% from last year. another reason a lot of people
are taking the road to the problems with the airlines. of course, cancellations and delays. travel delays could reach a peak tomorrow and friday, especially during commute times. as for bay area, gas prices. napa right now has the highest prices at $6.53. a gallon in san francisco. it's 6.44 a gallon. that's a little bit cheaper in solano county at 6.28. but the state average is still $6.30 a gallon. >> summer travel season is in full swing. you're getting a live look outside at the san francisco international airport. it's actually one of our local airport sits expecting a travel rush this weekend. that's despite ongoing flight cancellations and steeper prices because of inflation. some of these problems are stemming from staffing shortages from pilots to flight attendants and air traffic controllers. so the summer travel season is shaping up to be quite a nightmare for a lot of travelers. kron four's dan kerman shares what you can expect if you plan to fly in the days ahead.
>> the summer travel season is already in full swing with people jetting off to both domestic and international destinations and the 4th of july around the corner, it's only going to get busier. we've had several days this month in which we've seen over 68,000 people departing through our security checkpoints in a single day. we think we're probably going to hit that same number again on thursday and friday leading into the july 4th holiday this year. that means being more prepared than ever. >> because so far it's been a summer of flight cancellations. >> with flightaware saying more than 20,000 flights have been canceled just since memorial day. >> the industry is down thousands of pilots and thousands of flight attendants. so working to hire people, but literally can't happen fast enough that coupled with fewer flights, most of which are now fully booked can be a recipe for disaster, especially over the holiday weekend. we're going for a wedding. so we didn't
have much choice in what we can to go. i'm trying not to overthink. it was an effort to get all the 5 kids pac. 10. >> i'm here. so we're just going for the best travel experts say if you haven't booked your flight yet, your best bet is to go nonstop and take the first flight of the day. if you've already booked in your flight is canceled. there are specific steps you should take when you're trying to rebook a flight. >> use the app also message the airline on social media reach out and then get in line at the customer service rebooking desk as well. so you want to tackle you want to use every tool in your tool belt to try to be the first to get rebooked? because remember, you're competing against everyone else on that plane whose flight was just cancel. experts say it's also a good idea to know what other airlines fly to your destination in case your flight is canceled. >> that all translates into bringing your patients with you to the airport. also for a domestic flight. you want to arrive 2 hours early, 3 hours. if you're taking an international flight at sfo. dan kerman kron, 4 news.
>> coming up, a happy ending for a kitten that was stolen from an east bay animal shelter. >> we're also hearing from the people that helped rescue a man from a shark attack near monterey last week. and they're called safe in saying. but just how safe for the fireworks but are still legal in most of the bay area. that story after the break.
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>> for 4th of july, some local vendors are selling so-called safe and sane fireworks. but as this map is showing us their legal in just a handful of cities here in the bay area, the safe in saying designation means that the fireworks to not explode or fly around but they can cause fires. and again, they're still usually illegal. so if you're caught using these types of fireworks where they are banned, there are hefty fines. and that being said, the sales of those fireworks kicked off this week in the bay area. however, doctors say, but even handheld sparklers can leave you with third-degree burns. local health officials are urging everyone to leave the fireworks to the professionals. >> folks come in with fingers kind of dangling on by a piece of skin you don't need to see that wants to know that they're not safe. sparklers can heat up to upwards of 2000 degrees. so you imagine your
stow that you cook and, you know, usually we put those on at 3.50, maybe 400. this is 2000 degrees. and so the burns that can be sustained from those can be severe. >> nationwide, the consumer products safety commission says about 280 people go to the emergency room with fireworks related injuries every day and about half of them are younger than 20 years old. if you do intend to use fireworks, take every precaution, including having a bucket of water ready and keeping an eye on young children to make sure that they don't get too close. >> fireworks can also be stressful for your pets. they are sensitive to loud noises. so it's best to leave them where it's safe and comfortable. that's indoors. so to help mask the scary sounds of the celebration outside. you can also keep the radio or tv on. >> keep them inside and make sure that if the worst should
happen, they have identification on them. multiple forms of identification are both color with up to the information on that as well as microchip. if you are unsure about how your and most going to react if at all possible staying with is is is preferable and being able to be there as a comfort to them needed. >> it's also helpful to make sure that your pets have a safe place to hide. >> well, tonight, at 9.30, nato declaring russia is enemy number one. how president biden is planning to get ahead a further russian aggression in ukraine. and vice president kamala harris is in san francisco. we have the details on her latest trip to the bay area. plus, should they stay or should they go? the critical vote that could decide the future of the a's in oakland next.
>> welcome back. we will soon be one step closer to learning the fate of the oakland a's. the critical vote tomorrow will determine whether the howard terminal is a suitable site for the team to build a new waterfront ballpark. and this has seemingly been going on forever. but while most city leaders are on board, some are arguing that the process is moving a little too fast. kron four's terisa stasio brings us the latest. >> on thursday, the san francisco bay conservation development commission or b cdc will vote on whether to approve the waterfront project by removing the poor
designation from howard terminal. all signs point to a yes vote with commission staff previously recommending to remove the designation. oakland mayor libby schaff says that the new ballpark is a no-brainer. let's stop using it as a parking lot. >> let's get 18 acres of beautiful public parks on that waterfront. of course, the ballpark, great jobs and a desperately needed supply of affordable housing. thursday's vote is just one of many hurdles to calm. the a's will also need approval from the state's land commission. department of toxic substances in control. not to mention 1 billion dollars in oakland, taxpayer money. the team argues the project will spark an uf economic development to create those taxes in the first place. and mayor schaff agrees it will be a money maker for oakland, not a money taker. however, not everyone is on board but a time when oakland is struggling to find solutions to urgent issues.
>> including homelessness, affordable housing crime and keeping our schools open. i support open voters right to vote on how the city should spend a massive investment. well, public funds, especially if it benefits a private develop. >> councilmember noel gallo, whose district includes a call. sam has introduced legislation to place a measure on the november ballot, letting residents decide where their money should go. a vote on the measure is scheduled for next tuesday. and it's not clear if it will get the majority votes, it needs to pass some local advocates say that they don't want to see the city given to the team's demands. others are quick to point out that oakland has b en through this process before and got burned. so just like the raiders when they were offered almost a billion dollars. >> by the state of nevada, we have to tell them we're not giving our public dollars to fund a private business owned by billionaires. we're in the same situation here with the
a's. >> kron, 4 news reached out to the a's but did not get a response. we have talked with the a's president dave carroll in times past. but he was not in support of having the ballot measure in november. we are going to continue to watch this issue very closely. in the newsroom. theresa kron, 4 news. >> vice president kamala harris touching down this afternoon at sfo. both san francisco mayor london breed oakland, mayor libby schaff were on hand to greet the vice president on the tarmac. as you can see there, the vice president is in town to attend private events in the city. her last visit to the bay area was back in april when she talked about maternal health at ucsf. >> and some world news tonight we're seeing yet another video of the moment that a russian missile struck a busy shopping center in central ukraine. it's believed that there are many more victims, but so far, at least 18 people were
reportedly killed. ukraine's president volodymyr zelenskyy said that hundreds of people we're inside the mall at the time of the missile attack and many are still trapped in the rubble. so let's get called it one of the most daring terrorist attacks in european history overseas at the nato summit in madrid, the alliance officially declared russia has the most significant and direct threat to its 30 members. this is part of nato's new strategic concept released today. the document is only renewed every 10 years and lays out nato's biggest challenges and goals for the next decade. president biden saying that the u.s. will enhance its military presence in europe to position ahead of further russian aggression in ukraine. >> we're going approve a new nato ship your concept re from unity and determination our lives too. the friend every inch, parish. >> troops will be stationed in romania, the uk and spain. thas comes ahead of the expected announcement that
nato will increase the number of combat ready troops along its eastern flank by nearly 8 times. 2 good samaritans from sacramento who helped rescue a man from a shark attack in monterey county. >> are speaking out about the experience last week. paul bandy and amy jahns were at lover's point in pacific grove when the shark attack happened that quickly help bring the victim to shorten tend to his wounds until emergency responders arrived on scene. the couple says they received a lot of assistance from bystanders who were on the beach. >> his one leg was partially amputated and that one was really bad. so we immediately turned a kit that when we had some to give us some shares, we started cutting his wet suit off to so that we can identify world. the winds were. >> with these great bystanders there offering their help and support, i don't think, you know, he would have survived. >> well, as you just heard there, the victim suffered injuries to his legs stomach and his arm. he is expected,
however, to be okay. >> some good news in the east bay. police said that they have found the kitten that was stolen from the hayward animal shelter earlier this month. the cute pet you see there, the mode she was removed by 4 people from its kennel who then put it in a handbag and took off. but again, the good news is she is back safe and being cared for at the shelter. >> good news. all right. still ahead, a propose a new tax on california's wealthiest people is headed to voters in november. details on how much you have to make to be affected and where the revenue would go. >> and the giants try for split against the detroit tigers. how did it turn out? kylen mills has the highlights. coming up.
>> and now kron 4 sports. >> the giants trying to close the month of june with a win at home over the detroit tigers, young griffin celebrating his birthday at the ballpark with some of his buddies. looks like a lot of fun out there for bottom of the first a love story of on the opposite way to right back. that's a the solo blast makes it one nothing. 3rd inning. this is different.
>> flood gloria shatters just that. it's a grounder to shortstop. that also goes right to short your can't make the throw after stepping on it. you saw there. ouch. that could have been dangerous. 70 talked to 6 a left era. casi hits it deep to left it's just over the wall for a 2 run home run free. one tiger sweet. that was the difference. the giants lose 3 to 2. they split the mini series with detroit next. they host the chicago white sox beginning on friday. just over the a's in the bronx. taking on the gang kings, looking to avoid the sweep top the first runners at the corners for stephen piscotty. he rips one into left. it will go all the way to the here comes ramon lauriano. he slides in for the a stake in early 2. nothing lead. bottom of the frame 3, nothing a's won on for aaron judge. he gets a nice piece of this fall. that's no doubt
about a 2 run shot for his 29th homer of the season. yankees within a run. bottom of the 3rd 2 on for giancarlo stanton. he takes this one the other way carrying well, i hear yankees to lead on stanton's 19th home run of the season. it's all 5, 3, they've lost 7 of their last 10 open will now head to seattle to take on the mariners for 4 game set beginning on july. 1st. >> if you're already missing basketball season. well, don't worry. there were some really team is in action center. james wiseman will not play in the upcoming california classic this weekend. that's what we learned from the team just recently, golden state will host the kings heat. >> and lakers summer league teams for round robin south showcase of chase center starting on saturday. worst california classic coach percent. weisman looked great practice. they just don't want to rush his return to live game action. wiseman has dealt with several setbacks following meniscus repair surgery last april. the team also announced that newly
selected guard ryan rowlands won't play in summer league because of stress fracture in his right foot that was discovered during his onboarding physical. meanwhile, coaches are hochul. wiseman will be able to play later on in las vegas. >> he's just kind of started his build-up of playing live again. so want to make sure he practices and he practiced today and was able to go through stuff today. and so for him to get some practices and it was the first time ever the first time he's really going live. resident have that first time being a game. so in a normal buildup we would have in the season we would do some practices and you know, five-on-five scrimmage stuff before we throw him into a game. and so that's kind of what we use the next a little bit of time with with the goal of getting them ready. then the play alive in game starts and the summer like this whole year and a half like i want a lot about myself as a person. >> i went through a lot trials and tribulations, but hearing now. so we practice and but today feel great. i feel good out there with with the guys and just just everything about
it. i was feel good. just planning there. >> by the way, a quick mention, we're superstar steph curry will host the espys coming up in late july. >> the entire red planet has now been photographed after the break. a look at some of the new images as well as an update in the search for life on >> and not too far away for the 4th of july. we'll check out that forth a lot. 4th of july forecast could get kind of interesting around here like they can be. we'll talk like they can be. we'll talk about that coming up next. when a truck hit my car, like they can be. we'll talk aboutthe insurance company wasn't fair. i didn't know what my case was worth, so i called the barnes firm. call the barnes firm now, and let us help you get the best result possible. ♪ call one eight hundred, eight million ♪
>> well, tax on california's most well off, residents has qualified for the november ballot. if passed, people who make 2 million dollars or more per year would be taxed an additional 1.7 5% on their income and the money would go toward clean air initiatives and electric vehicle rebates cal fire would also benefit from the tax allowing the agency to hire more firefighters, buy more equipment and expand wildfire mitigation supporters say the tax would only apply to a small group of the ultra wealthy and if approved, the tax would generate about 3 to 4.5 billion dollars every year. >> republican candidate for state attorney general nathan hochman responding to the supreme court's recent decisions on guns and abortion. >> i will commit now.
>> to enforcing all the laws on the books of the state of california, protecting a woman's reproductive rights, full stock a beautiful daughter. i'm a wife a mother sisters, their rights, you know, their ability to control their own reproductive decisions is something that i was steeped in from from the beginning. >> hodgman has served as a federal prosecutor and an assistant united states attorney general. he says that he was surprised by the court's decision. as for the decision to overturn roe versus wade, it's raised concern for lgbtq rights and contraception. hodgman said that he protect those rights. the court struck down a new york law similar to california's that requires people who want to carry a gun in public to prove that they have a particular needs such as a direct threat to their safety. hodgman says that he's prepared to enforce california's existing laws and would crack down on ghost guns. and he says he'd take away guns from people who shouldn't have them.
>> 26,000 people who should not and are legally prohibited from having a gun. here's my vow within the first 18 months and we have the funding will go after all. 26,000. >> hot sun says that he's prepared for his democratic opponent, incumbent rob bonta. he says that he expects bonta to attack him simply for being a republican. >> tomorrow and nearly 3 decade long career will come to an end for u.s.. supreme court associate justice and san francisco, local stephen breyer. after 28 years on the court's highest bench, he will continue his last early tomorrow. so that's going to happen in just a day. and in the letter to president biden, the 83 year-old said that it has been my great honor to participate as a judge and the effort to maintain our constitution and the rule of law. and the woman you see there is judge ketanji brown jackson and she was confirmed by the u.s. senate in april to replace justice breyer. she
set to become the first black woman to serve on our nation's highest court. it's unclear when she will be sworn in. >> the supreme court is expected to announce 2 major rulings tomorrow. one of them on the environment, the other on immigration to decisions were released today in one, the court ruled oklahoma and the federal government have the authority to prosecute crimes that non native americans commit again to native americans in native lands. also, the justices decided a former texas state trooper can sue the state over his claim. he was forced out of his job when he returned from army service in iraq. >> some social media platforms are removing posts that offer abortion pills. they've popped up after the supreme court overturned. roe v wade, instagram and facebook are pulling the content that's intended to mail those abortion pills to those who want them. according to the associated press profiles, posting news offers are finding their message is removed within just minutes, matt is prohibiting that sort of post from their platform.
however, information on where and how to find them is allowed. >> a new poll shows a growing majority of americans say the u.s. is headed in the wrong direction, including 8 in 10 democrats. 85% of us adults polled say that the country is going in the wrong direction. 79% describe the economy as poor. the polling also showing that only 39% of americans approve of president biden's leadership overall while 60% disapprove. the poll comes as inflation drives up gas and food prices among democrats. 43% disapprove of president biden's handling of the economy. >> in other news, disgraced singer r kelly has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for using his fame to subject to young fans to abuse. the 55 year-old was found guilty last year of racketeering and other counts. a jury in brooklyn agreed with prosecutors and kelly years. his entourage of managers and aides to meet girls and then
keep them loyal an operation. they said amounted to a criminal enterprise. kelly has been held behind bars without bail since 2019. he's also facing child charges as well as of obstruction of justice charges over in chicago. a trial is set to begin in august. >> a small brush fire threatening homes today in antioch. this was about a mile west of highway one. 60 firefighters were able to stop the flames in their tracks by around 3.30, this afternoon. but not before an abandoned mobile home was damaged. the cause of this fire still under investigation tonight. all right. we'll be taking a look now at your 4 zone forecast. a live look at our embarcadero camera. the lights to in some funky don't know what's going on there. but hey, the fog has been rolling in cooler temperatures throughout the day. i mean, we're going to see some fireworks, hopefully in that same area just this weekend. meteorologist lawrence karnow joining us now with what we can expect. yeah, you know this. this forecast. this one's really scary one for.
>> weather, guys, you're knowing everybody is really counting on the forecast. developer plans outdoors. they want to see the fireworks. they've got their picnics, the parades, all their barbecues and. >> well, here's what we're looking at right now. going to get kind of interesting. of course, high-pressure been sitting overhead that ridge beginning to move east. that kind of opens the door. we've got a trough moving in along the west coast and all of a sudden you see this wave of moisture, us all the screen begin to move across the pacific. doesn't look like we're going to but watch what happens with this. this is an area of low pressure. all the sudden that's been is right off the coastline as we get into the 4th of july. so that's going to one or 2 things. it's cool just mix out. lot of low clouds and the fog. you can see your fireworks out there. i certainly looks like it will be cooler than normal the same time. still a couple of patches of fog likely lingering around the bay area, but it's going to be broken. so i think i think overall it will be a good night to see the fireworks and the fire danger will be somewhat suppressed. do the cooler temperatures in the higher humidity. so that in mind doesn't look bad. 4th of july forecast. 9 o'clock in the evening on the 4th of july.
temperatures in the 50's the mid 60's inland, partly cloudy skies. just a couple of patches of coastal fog but not up to fog bank and some cool temperatures inside the bay other tonight, low clouds and fog already moving on shore over san francisco pushing across the bay. the good news is you get that nice, a marine air and that is that nice. fresh air from the ocean waters air quality looking good for tomorrow afternoon. watch surge, low clouds and fog. oh, boy, it is going to work its way well on shore. this is a significant push of clouds all the way through the delta into the sacramento valley. usually when that happens, slower to burn off. that means our temperatures going to be cooler again for tomorrow. and then the fog back toward the coastline during the middle of the day, only to come back in again tomorrow evening and tomorrow night temperatures will get out like this 15 60's cooler in the san francisco. you'll see 50's and 60's co side with that fog kind of camping out along the coastline all day long. 65 in burlingame, 65 degrees. some sunshine in san carlos, but mild in the south bay, those temperatures running in the 70's in most spots there and then into the
east bay. yeah. instead of those hot 90's, we're going to be much more reasonable. we've got some upper 70's. it will be warm. but these temperatures actually running below the average by tomorrow afternoon about 68 degrees in fremont as you a little further temperatures still going to be down from where they've been numbers in the 60's in the berkeley and oakland. also in richmond, 70's, upper 70's in walnut creek. and these temperatures look like they're going to stay down, probably even further down the next couple days as we're going to see more clouds on the way cooler temperatures. so the next few days running below the average into the holiday weekend, 4th of july think we're going to be able to see the fireworks. that's always that tricky one. i'm going to fine tune that forecast as we get a little bit closer. but i think we're going to be okay. thanks so much, lauren. all right. we've got more coming up after the break.
for your wake of destruction. right. welcome back. china's one spacecraft has now photographed the entire red planet after circling it more than 1300 times. the images showing the 2400 mile long canyon vallus maren morris and the impact craters of arabia. terra and upland region in the north of mars. the probe also took high resolution images of the martian south pole. and that's where almost all of the planet's water resources are believed to be. >> well, speaking of martian water, nasa says finding life on mars may require a lot more
digging. scientists say ancient martian microbes may be lurking a 6 to 7 feet below the surface. current mars rover missions only drove down to about 2 inches beneath the surface. but at those depths, the microbes would have been destroyed millions of years ago. so to find evidence rovers may have to dig down 6 and-a-half feet. and i hope we find something cool out there and some point. yeah, it's nothing that's going to come back. and, you know. >> get angry or thin. you now seen enough move. so family and definitely a yes. or they actually hiding something from us, though. do you think actually saw something in there like now? these are the images we've got to dig deeper given some time. and with the conspiracy theories. well, that wraps up kron. 4 news at 9. we have a pam and catherine here with the news at 10, a lady's tape. welcome. all right. and your to you both? coming up tonight at 10 o'clock. a lot going on a boat that a lot of families in oakland and not going to like the city school board voted tonight to keep his plan to
close several schools in the district. >> and how that led to some tense moments at the meeting. also, hundreds of people you might remember were displaced after san francisco high rise flooded last month. why some of those residents might not be able to go home for several more months. plus, we are following the latest on the wildfire burning in nevada county for news at 10 is next.
>> when fun time from the bay area's local news station. you're watching kron. 4 news. can do? >> people because they don't trust. you don't feel like. >> you're listening to them order to care about your kid. we're talking about racism. >> now at 10, many parents in oakland, outrage tonight after the city school board decides against a reopening some schools that are slated to close. thank you for joining us for kron. 4 news tonight at 10. i'm pam moore and i'm catherine heenan in for ken wayne. >> the oakland school board met tonight to vote on a resolution to reopen schools already set for closure. that list includes parker elementary grass valley elementary carl monk elementary school. the final vote came down within just the our kron. first, amanda hari has the latest.