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overnight. in washington d.c. police make an arrest in a mansion murder that left four people dead. how a pizza crust helped authorities get their suspect. memorial day weekend is here and if you are heading down the shore, you may notice some changes at one popular spot. we are live in atlantic city with what to expect there. we're also keeping an eye on the roads for you. some people may be getting an early jump on the holiday travel. we'll tell you if there are any problems that could slow you down. 6:00 a.m. "nbc 10 news today." i'm tracy davidson. >> i'm vai sikahema. we will live "nbc 10" team coverage helping you prepare for whatever you have in store over the weekend. we start with meteorologist bill henley. all important weekend first alert forecast, bill. >> things looking good this morning, vai. sunshine. bright sunshine expected all day long. 53 in the city. much of the rest of the area is chillier. center city looking nice and clear this morning. live view from the adventure
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aquarium. that is one of the warm spots but look at the suburbs. 40s for pottstown, trenton and wilmington. now 50 degrees in millville. 55 in cape may. chillier in the mountains. 40 degrees for the pocono mountains. temperatures will climb. up to 67 degrees by 11:00 and into the 70s at 2:00. the wind will really be picking up though. it will be a blustery day. winds at 18 miles an hour. gusts could be as high as 30 miles an hour. go through it neighborhood by neighborhood with the forecast when i'm back in ten minutes and take a sneak peek at the weekend. check in with first alert traffic reporter katy zachry. >> not a lot to report which i love to say around the 6:00 hour especially friday ahead of a holiday weekend. a lot of people over the next hour should be trying to get out the doorp and headed to their destination. fewer cars on the road as evidenced by this shot at 76. drive times between the blue route and the vine are about 11 12 minutes. that's great for this time.
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we're not seeing the typical volume that we normally see. in horsham, there is some debris along hyland avenue right at myrtle avenue. be aware of that as you're headed into the horsham area. new jersey 42 freeway looking good. 295 looking great. atlantic city expressway guard deb state park way. when i see you in a bit we'll look at cameras along the new jersey and delaware shores. the man accused of murdering a family at their mansion in washington d.c., is now in jail. here's new video of police arresting daron dylon wint. went killed the former ceo, his wife and 10-year-old son and housekeeper. he worked for the company.
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the surveillance video plus dna found on a pizza, a slice of it delivered to the mansion, helped lead them to the suspect. welcome to the memorial day weekend. you may be one of the thousands of people headed to the shore or the delaware beaches this weekend and we're here to help you get ready. "nbc 10's" matt delucia is live for us in atlantic city. resort town trying to keep it sparkling. matt? >> reporter: vai, can atlantic city come back? that is the big question out here. i've been talking to people on the boardwalk. the feelings are mixed. you have eight casinos. this time last year there were 11. the city is trying to do more in terms of non-gaming activity. entertainment. you have the former casino properties trying to come back in some form. revel is trying to reopen and stockton college is wrapped up in an effort to reopen the show boat as a college campus. according to one of the guys who studied this a lot of money can be made out here the question
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is will that money be spent here or somewhere else? >> this season will be a tale of two seasons. there are many events to bring people into atlantic city. there are many programs whether it's the air show the great summer events that happened at the beach last summer, they'll be replicated. >> reporter: you just heard a few minutes ago about wildwood events to unlock the ocean. the same thing will happen here in atlantic city. there's a lot happening out here. well maybe not right now but later on today and throughout the weekend there will be a lot going on in atlantic city and the shore points in south jersey. 6:30 we'll hear from some of the folks who are out here out and about at this early hour and also some of the free things that you can do if you want to make the trip down the shore this holiday weekend. live along the atlantic city
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boardwalk, i'm matt delucia "nbc 10 news." thank you, matt. if you're heading down the shore keep this in mind. tolls will be free between 5:00 and 6:00. sports bar chain chicky and pete's will be picking up the tab there. wherever you go this weekend, take the "nbc 10" first alert weather team with you. we'll be updating the forecast around the clock and pushing out new information which you can access on your phone or tablet. right now the fire marshall is inside the cancer center of america in philadelphia's juniata section where a fire broke out a short time ago. "nbc 10's" monique braxton is live. tell us what happened. >> reporter: firefighters tell us they were called here just before 4:00 this morning for a fire. the fire marshall has just exited the scene. on the other side of this white vehicle here you see a meeting underway between the fire marshall, lni who just arrived,
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as well as two members of the atf squad. i asked him at this point what are you looking at and they said we really can't comment but all of us were summoned here because of a kitchen fire on the first floor. then i asked, was someone cooking breakfast at this time of the morning? they said we don't know but we can tell you at no point this morning were any patients in danger. we're also told there are 100 or so patients being treated here at the cancer treatment centers of america. this is known as the eastern regional medical facility. we've also seen some patients being taken away by family members. certainly not by ambulance. this was a very active scene when we first arrived. there were a couple ladder trucks here. also battalion chief was here. then the fire marshall arrived. so this is a very active investigation. we've asked a lot of questions but they're not willing to share information as to why lni was called as well as the atf.
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it may be standard operating procedures and that's something we're going to definitely be following as the morning progresses. live for now from juniata, monique braxton, "nbc 10 news." black lives matter. >> black lives matter. new from overnight, police arrested 20 people at this protest in north philadelphia. people gathered at 17th and montgomery to remember murder victim london chenel who was stabbed to death in a row home during a fight this week. then officers arrested someone nearby who jumped the gate and tried to get on a septa train without paying. that's when the protests reportedly got out of hand and police arrested the protesters. this next story sounds like something out of a movie. a professor at temple university is aus kood of selling defense secrets to china. the defense department charged xiauxing xi. he was working for a company
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that did research on super conductivity. he's accused of taking their technology and giving it to china in exchange for a prestigious appointment. according to temple's website he chairs the physics department. the university had no comment on the charges. now your "nbc 10" first alert weather with meteorologist bill henley. >> 53 degrees. 8 minutes after 6:00. the sun has been up for almost half an hour. cooler morning. temperatures holding steady in the 40ed and 50s. gusty winds. winds could be gusting to 30 miles an hour. that will bring us cooler air for tomorrow morning. over the weekend, a warmup. next week, a potential heat wave. 45 right now in allentown. 50 degrees and bright sunshine for northeast philadelphia and millville. temperatures warming from the mountains where it's at 40 degrees in mount pocono. sunshine in camel beach. you'll see plenty of sunshine today backing up sunshine.
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no storms coming our way. skies cleared out overnight. no sign of the rain we had yesterday. the last few scattered clouds are central and northern new jersey. the rest of the area already enjoying sunshine. the mountains will warm up to 64. it's up to 74 for alan town and reading. the wind will be gusty at times for doylestown trenton and mount holly. you'll feel the wind at the jersey shore and the delaware beaches. 74 for rehoboth. dover up to 75 with vineland 75 degrees. look at the warmup after a chilly start. 76 in drexel hill and philadelphia and 75 for swedesboro. sunshine today. sunshine this weekend, too. making shore plans? looking good. a high of 68 degrees both days. breezier. up to 78 degrees. and a look at the seven day forecast with the potential heat wave when i come back in ten minutes. just about 6:10.
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it's so odd to see so few cars out there. far be it from me to jinx it. me thinks people may be taking a day off here today. >> we'll see the change in the next 10 or 20 minutes. "nbc 10" first alert traffic reporter katy zachry is watching the roads, katy. >> vai, you've been known to jinx things before. >> i don't know anything outside of traffic. >> the big question now is what does the commute to the shore look like? whether it's the new jersey shores delaware shores we established 50 minutes ago that your majors look good. a live look at route 73 right at the atlantic city expressway. looks like a beautiful day to get in the car and make that drive this early morning. another live look at the garden state parkway. this is right at the cape may toll plaza. very few cars and it's a good time to get outside and get to the shore. if you're headed to the delaware shore, route 1 looks good route 9. live look at route 9 outside of dewey beach.
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tracy. 11 minutes past 6:00. members of the u.s. senate may not get a long holiday weekend. it could keep lawmakers indoors and on the job. plus, right now people in ireland are heading to the polls for a landmark vote on same-sex marriage. the country could make it into the history books today.
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new jersey's pension system is a mess but don't blame teachers and other school employees. over 20 years, teachers have paid more than 10 billion dollars into their pensions, but new jersey politicians have paid just three underfunding teacher pensions by billions. unless the state makes its pension payments the entire fund could disappear in twelve years- threatening over 200 thousand teachers with poverty in retirement. school employees have done their part. now, politicians need to do theirs. it's only fair.
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it's 6:14. this morning all six baltimore police officers charged in the death of freddie gray are now indicted. a baltimore grand jury handed up that indictment yesterday. the indictment are similar to the charges announced. officers arrested gray last month and he died a week later of a broken neck suffered during the arrest. it sparked several days of protests and violence in baltimore.
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one of the six indicted officers has ties to pennsylvania, officer nero was a firefighter in gloucester county. ray rice no long 49er faceer faces domestic violence charges. the judge dropped the charges after he completed 1 year of counseling. hats will fly at the u.s. naval academy in annapolis, maryland. more than 1,000 midshipmen will be commissioned in the navy or marine corps. they will toss their hats into the air as they graduate. vice president joe biden will speak. president obama will speak in honor of jewish american her heritage month.
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this is video from five years ago when the president held the first ever celebration of jewish heritage month at the white house. meanwhile today on capitol hill senators will scramble to finish business to avoid working through the holiday weekend. topping the items on the agenda renewal of the patriot act. the nsa will stop collecting telephone records if they don't pass a compromise for the patriot act which expires on may 31st. 16 minutes past 6:00. happening now, voters going to the polls in ireland to decide whether to legalize same-sex marriage in the nation's constitution. if it passes ireland will become the first country in the world to adopt same-sex marriage through a popular vote. recent newspaper polls show 70% of irish voters will vote. we'll tell you how it turns out. i still see it's pretty good so things are good right now. >> we'll see. "nbc 10's" first alert traffic reporter katy zachry has been
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watching the roads. >> vai, no jinx yet. tracy, what we're seeing is really less volume than we typically see this time of the morning. this is a live look at the lehigh valley. route 78. 22, 309, the pennsylvania turnpike all look great. if you're headed to the poconos or somewhere cooler then you are good to go right now. speaking of the northeast extension, you can see the drive times are great on the northeast extension between quaker town and pennsylvania turnpike. it will take 20u minutes in both directions to do that. we were following some debris in the roadway. in horsham along hyland avenue. it tends to be a busy stretch at this time. that has been cleared. finally we are speaking of the shore points. things are looking really good if you're headed to the new jersey shores. 42 freeway and 295, construction has cleared and no issues to report there. now your "nbc 10" first alert weather with meteorologist
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bill henley. almost 18 minutes after 6:00. we're stuck in the low 50s in philadelphia. much of the area is running a little chillier. look at this. sunshine. look at that great view from the lowe's hotel in center city. nothing but sunshine. the humidity is already starting to come down 71%. that will go much lower during the day as winds pick up out of the northwest. the winds will deliver the dryer air at the shore. the beach beck cons with sunshine. a lot of sunshine over the weekend, too. if you're looking to stay cooler, the shore might be the place today and for saturday and sunday. calm in reading and pottstown. that will change dramatically. we're seeing some gusts at wildwood closer to 20 miles an hour. future gusts at 4:00 in the afternoon, winds gusting at 25 miles an hour in philadelphia. atlantic city close to 30-mile-an-hour winds. windy day. it will be a sunny one.
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yesterday we were stuck in the 50s. the wind is blowing. clear skies, a chillier start. 48 tomorrow morning. a nice warmup. 72 degrees saturday afternoon and going warmer over the weekend. sunday nice and comfortable. low humidity 81 degrees. check this out, monday i've removed the chance of a shower. looks like we'll stay dry and warmer. the humidity will likely stay on monday. it's a different story come tuesday, wednesday, thursday. heat and humidity. we could be looking at our first heat wave next week. >> bill 19 minutes past 6:00 right now. businesses across our area are honoring military members and their families as we head into the memorial day weekend. we will tell you where our fighting men and women and our vets can take advantage of some free fun over the holiday weekend. plus getting fit with the sixers. the team is promoting healthy lifestyle and sharing pro tips with young people.
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it is 6:23. breaking news of a fire in camden. here's a live picture from one of our tower cameras. this is a fire at cane and rose. firefighters called for more help a few minutes ago. here's sky force 10. we launched sky force 10 to get you a better view. here are the flames and smoke. we got information it was spreading to multiple homes. "nbc 10's" monique braxton is heading to the scene. we'll get you new information and have a live update on the ground as soon as monique gets there. this is a live picture of sky force 10 of a fire happening right now in camden. this holiday weekend camel beach mountain water park in the poconos will offer free admission to military members and veterans and thank you for their service.
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it happens for active duty members, families and it's at the new aqua topia indoor facilities. the new attraction gives resort some flexibility in case the sun doesn't shine. >> knew the weather wasn't going to be that great this week end so we figured we'd try something, something new. >> very nice. also holiday retreats like evergreen lake and campground in northampton county say they're nearly sold out for the weekend. >> in the lehigh valley active military personnel and veterans can enjoy free admission at the dorney park. all you need is your military i.d. the 76ers are sharing a message of healthy futures and getting fit with youngsters in our area. kids had fun exercising at ralph
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waldo emerson in bucks county yesterday. sixers forward robert covington was there to share personalized basketball tips. he also offered his personal secret on how he stays fit. >> just eating right, you know taking care of my body and, you know exercising. doing the right things that i take my energy to another level. >> another camp like this one will be held tuesday morning at st. francis of assisi school in norris norristown. good morning i'm katy zachry with a look at your traffic this morning. take a look. 295 at route 130. traffic is moving smoothly in both directions but i am getting word that we are seeing some delays on 535 right at 42. and also 42 northbound. so i'll have those details for you coming up. we're also following some detours around the fire in camden. it just came into our newsroom stay tuned. we're looking at sunshine in
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the pocono mountains. that's the view this morning. the sun is up. the temperatures are down in the mountains. 40 degrees right now in mount pocono and we're seeing some chilly temperatures around the rest of the area. 49 in wilmington. 50 in northeast philadelphia. we'll see 70s this afternoon. big changes over the holiday weekend. your weekend forecast is just ahead. >> reporter: and i'm matt delucia live along the atlantic city boardwalk. getting ready for memorial day weekend. some of the folks are already out and about. coming up after the break, we'll hear from folks who are out here getting ready for this holiday weekend.yn im an apology. the issue at the center of the controversy. why he says he's been treated unfairly.
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"nbc 10" breaking news. sky force 10 is live over breaking news right now. a fire in camden that's spreading to several houses. we're working to get more information to see if anyone was inside at the time. right now on "nbc 10 news today," we're helping you get ready for the memorial day weekend. if you're heading to the shore, you may notice some changes at a popular destination. live in cape may. >> look at that. picture perfect start. we are tracking changes. count on the "nbc 10" weather team. taking a live on the roads in philadelphia. so far so good. knock on fiberglass. good morning and welcome to "nbc 10 news today." i'm vai sikahema. >> i'm tracy davidson. 6:30, live "nbc 10" coverage helping you prepare for whatever you have in store for the long holiday weekend including the "today" show's dylan dreyer in
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sky force 10. we start with bill henley with the first alert forecast. >> we're seeing sunshine. close to an hour of sunshine. it came up an hour ago. we'll see bright sunny skies. 6:31, 53 degrees. there are cooler temperatures around. the shore just inland is in the 40s right now. right on beach it's about 53 degrees in cape may. a live view from the marquis de lafayette hotel. the temperatures have dropped overnight. cool start. yes, 45 in allentown, 49 in trenton and wilmington. now up to 50 in dover and millville. 53 in philadelphia will warm into the 70s today. bright sunshine. 57 degrees at 8:00. the ride in sky force 10 might get a little bumpy as the wind picks up at 11:00, 12-mile-an-hour wind. a look at the weekend forecast and your neighborhood by neighborhood forecast when i come back in ten minutes. right now let's check in with first alert traffic reporter katy zachry.
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what's going on out there, katy? >> good morning, bill. if you find yourself in camden or you're in camden new jersey be aware there is a house fire. we understand that it's growing to other buildings along the block. kaighn avenue is closed. this is a pretty busy stretch. you can take haden avenue. we have a photographer feeding us information and we should have a live shot. moving onto the roadways 295 right at route 30 you can see we don't nearly have as much volume as we typically do. if you're traveling on 295, now is a great time to get out the door. 295, atlantic city expressway all points south looking good. route 1 and 9 looking good as well. the 42 freeway, 295, again, looking really good. i am hearing there is some congestion at 55 where it meets the 42 freeway. and 6:32. we have new information about the breaking news we're following in camden. this is a live scene from a
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camera on a building of this fire that's on kaighn and rose. we just learned a firefighter was hurt. we're trying to find out more on his condition. firefighters still don't know if anyone was inside. here's a live picture from sky force 10. this started about 6:00 this morning. about a half an hour. it has spread to multiple homes. monique braxton is on her way to the scene. let's switch gears now. 6:33. memorial day weekend is here which means the rush is on for a lot of people to get down to the shore. "nbc 10's" matt delucia is live in atlantic city, a shore spot that's looking to rebound after last summer. matt tell us what they're doing. >> reporter: the sun is coming up. maybe mettaaphorically they're hoping the sun will shine on atlantic city.
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the holiday week end is here. it is the unofficial start of the summer season. atlantic city is struggling. they've lost three casinos since this time last year. this holiday weekend is a time when the businesses here especially those on the boardwalk, are seeing how the summer will go. here are some of the free things you can do. at noon it's the unlocking of the ocean at north carolina avenue and then a memorial day beach drop -- beach ball drop will happen at resorts at 5:00. 5,000 beach balls will be dropped from high above the boardwalk. i spoke with one of those rolling chair operators on the boardwalk. he said, there's still life in this place. >> people love atlantic city. you cannot -- i lived here all my life. to be able to walk a block and a half to the beach every day, best thing in the world. >> reporter: well here's something else. tonight for the first time here at the tropicana, a light and sound show. that's new this year.
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followed by fireworks tonight and tomorrow night. there was a $50 million renovation here. some of the casinos not doing so bad while the city dove knitly lydefinitely is trying to recover. people say they come back time after time year after year. memorial day is the start. they have the american flags waving out here as well not forget forgeting what this time means. >> matt thank you. nbc's dylan dreyer is in sky force 10 live over i-95 in center city. welcome, dylan, to center city. if you brought the nice weather with you, thank you. >> you are very very welcome. thank you for letting me use the helicopter to get above your beautiful city. not seeing a whole lot of traffic here. actually, as i go through the buttons you can see on 676 traffic is moving fiep. i don't know if you want to see
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more people headed out over the holiday weekend, but things are looking okay on the roads. we are certainly seeing an increase as we go through the next couple of days. aaa is predicting that 88% of the 37 million travelers that are expected to be out on the roads, 33 million people driving this holiday weekend. we are certainly looking at that as a concern mainly because the gas prices are down. $1 cheaper than they were this time last year. and also people are sick of this winter and they are ready to get their summer started. so we are just kind of hanging out here watching things. things are looking okay. the last couple of years we've tried to get up in the helicopter to give the showcase of what the roads look like heading into memorial day weekend and the weather hasn't been all that great. we've dealt with a lot of fog the past couple of fridays before memorial day weekend but i'm excited to be up in the sky right now. thank you for having me. yeah we'll see how this memorial day weekend goes. the weather for the most part
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looks like it's going to be okay for the eastern half of the country. >> dylan, you mentioned the gas prices. you can use the chopper any time. sky force 10 is there when you need it. make sure you fill it up before you head back to new york. >> good points. we'll do. i've got the corporate credit card. >> there did you. >> thanks. 6:37. people will be remembering the men and women while serving in the armed forces. american flags now stand over 220,000 headstones in arlington national senl tear ri. soldiers from the old guard placed those flags yesterday. it's a duty the group has upheld for more than 60 years. the flags will remain in place until the end of the memorial day weekend. new from overnight a man is expected to be okay after he was shot in the arm in philadelphia's fern rock section. north 11th street is where the shooting happened. police have no suspects. police are also investigating the double stabbing in west philadelphia.
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this happened around 4:00 this morning at 56th street and walton avenue. we have no word on the condition of the two victims, both of them men. one was stabbed in the arms and the other in the back and chest. and here's an update on the controversy over the standardized tests in new jersey. next year students in the garden state will spend less time taking the parcc test. it will be an hour nafr shorter and students will take them once a year instead of twice a year. it's designed to measure progress in math and english. new jersey governor chris christie says he wants an apology for the coverage of the new jersey bridgegate scandal. >> i do believe there is an absolute bias and rush to judgment. >> christie is still deciding whether he will run for the white house. he says he's being held to a higher standard than democrat hillary clinton. she's been under fire for her use of a private e-mail server.
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christie says he has a lot more bad publicity. he says there's no evidence that he even knew anything about it. david wildstein pled guilty and bridgette kelly and baroni were indicted. now your "nbc 10" first alert weather with meteorologist bill henley. >> we've seen an hour of sunlight so far. we are now 20 minutes or 20 minutes before 7:00 but it's still cool outside. stuck at 53 degrees right now in the city. bright sunshine will change that after a cooler morning. 70s, a warmer day today but gusty winds will be developing. really feel them later this morning and in the afternoon. winds gusting to 30 miles an hour. that's dryer air coming into play and it will make things chillier tomorrow morning. over the weekend in for a big warmup turning summer like for the unofficial start for the summer. memorial day monday.
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53 in philadelphia and wilmington is at 49 degrees. and wilmington is seeing sunshine. look at this. great view from froley stadium. ing in but sunshine for the city of wilmington. in fact the entire region will see sunshine. no storms coming our way. the clouds from yesterday's rain have moved off shore. stand by for a quick warmup. in the pocono mountains, it will move into the 60s. 70s for allentown quaker town. winds for norris town trenton. cape may, rehoboth beach at 74 degrees. wilmington, swedesboro and philadelphia, 70s today. there will be a nice warmup over the weekend even at the shore after a cool day tomorrow and sunday, 68 degrees, but you'll see lots of sunshine. it will feel warmer in the sun. the winds a bit stronger on sunday and the temperatures
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warmer monday afternoon for memorial day. 78 degrees. big area for warmup. if you're not headed to the coast line have the seven day forecast when i come back in ten. we saw dylan dreyer still relatively nice out there. it looks like there's an accident. >> 6:41. usually traffic starts to build up. let's find out where that accident is and the rest of the roads with "nbc 10" first alert traffic reporter katy zachry. >> getting to some of the buildup that dylan showed us. i want to draw your attention to camden, to a building fire that's growing from house to house. it's along kaighn avenue near rose street. you can take haden avenue around that. it looks from the shot we have from our photographer out at the scene that crews are going to be out there for quite some time. a lot of emergency vehicles on the ground there. you're going to want to avoid that. live look at 95 at girard
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avenue. traffic is building. volume is building. not nearly the typical volume we see for this time on a friday morning. definitely evident of a holiday weekend. 95 between 295 and 495 are still looking good despite the 6:40 time frame. ten minutes it will take you to do that stretch. finally, i've been keeping my eye on the airport. 6:42 we want to show you the fire katy mentioned. this is the fire in camden. the view from the comcast center. it's at kaighn and rose. brian grubb just got on scene. we have learned that a firefighter was hurt but i just got an e-mail from our assignment desing assignment desk, the injury was minor. the fire started around 6:00 a.m. and spread to multiple homes. "nbc 10's" me neek braxton is
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heading to the scene. if you're heading to the shore for the memorial day holiday, you can check out an attraction that's a blast from the past. king kong is out on the boardwalk. how the old ride became new again.
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6:46 this friday morning. we have a new look now at breaking news we're following in camden. this picture here is from the comcast building. we're told a firefighter was hurt. that firefighter, just minor injuries. we're working to find out more about that. and here's a live picture from the ground where our photo journalist has just set up. you see firefighters on top of that ladder there. they're trying to work to put this fire out. it's going for nearly an hour. it was 6:00 when it started. as we get more information on this we'll bring it to you. follow the drum beats. the new kong ride opened yesterday at morey pier and they got a sneak peak. it's a rebirth of the king kong
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ride that opened in the '70s. they fly around the obviously agitated gorilla. the owners hope kong will revive memories for parents and merriment in kids. >> memories of kong are fantastic. the idea to touch that nostalgia point will have a ride that kids will enjoy. >> awesomest thing in the world. >> the best. >> the bestable! >> that was amazing. >> that review from today's kids. they love it. again, kong is now open. now recall about something you may have in your home. officials say this dimmer could shock you. it's the vimt recovery module. it's sold separately. you can dim your lights with a remote control or smart device. you can go to the app and click on the link that's there. >> the new york city hot dog vendor is out of a job. his boss fired him following tv reports that the vendor
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overcharged customers. a new man manned the card from the world trade center. the man that was fired charged tourists up to 30 bucks for a hot dog. rossen reports goes undercover to catch food vendors in the act. >> have you ever had trouble finding a parking spot? >> now there's an app for that at least in philadelphia. the parking authority has approved its first mobile parking payment app. it's called pango. not entirely free but you can find parking spots, parking garages and you can compare prices and eventually you will be able to pay for parking using the app. even add time to the meter remotely. the app promises to make the parking process easier. >> i circle around my normal routine. i go around two or three times. different streets just to see if someone moved. >> so far only useful in center city. the app's developers say it will expand to cover the whole city by sometime next year.
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>> now your "nbc 10" first alert weather with meteorologist bill henley. >> ah we are seeing sunshine this morning and it's going to be nice and bright. this is a live view from sky force 10. looks like traffic is starting to pick up as people head to the shore. the winds will start to pick up too. 9-mile-an-hour wind in philadelphia. could be gusting to 30 miles an hour this afternoon. the future wind showing 31-mile-an-hour winds at 5:00 this afternoon. that's dry air that's coming into play. that means a chillier morning but we'll see a nice warmup in spite of the breezy conditions. temperatures into the 70s this afternoon. 76 degrees potentially for philadelphia. tomorrow feel that cooler start. 48 in the morning. 72 in the afternoon. nothing but sunshine for saturday. and a quick warmup sunday up to 81 degrees. memorial day monday i've made changes. perfect weather for memorial celebration. 88 degrees will be the high temperature on monday.
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we could be looking at our first heat wave next week. tuesday, 91 degrees. 91 again on thursday. the weekend looking pretty nice. that's the forecast. >> that is a good looking seven day forecast. 9 minutes before 7:00. let's get you out on the roads wherever you're headed. >> katy zachry is in the traffic center. >> hi. we are seeing traffic building. that is typical this time of the morning. we're not seeing as much volume we're seeing 10 to 7:00 on a friday. people are going in late, taking the morning off or heading out to the shore or the poconos for their morning commute. live look. this is 76 right at montgomery drive where we're seeing traffic is building there. i have another shot of 295 moving into new jersey right at route 73 in mount laurel where we are seeing volume build up there. and then finally headed down to the shore, the garden state parkway in upper township right
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outside of cape may, it froze there for just a second. that is not the garden state park way. i think we skipped over that. i can tell you the garden state parkway free and clear as is the atlantic city expressway. we are also following an issue in camden for drivers there. this is along kaighn avenue is closed because of a growing fire. there are a lot of emergency vehicles out there. you want to avoid that area. take haden avenue. you can count on "nbc 10" to make the most out of your memorial day weekend especially if you're headed down to the shore. matt delucia is live ine.nb atlantic city. >> reporter: fewer casinos but more events. new things happening at the shore. i'll break it down for you coming up after the break. new look at breaking news of this fire that we've been covering in camden for the past almost hour now. this is on kaighn and rose. you heard katy saying roads being shut down.
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you might be aware of that as you're heading through that area. here's a live look from the ground. gathering more information. a firefighter was hurt. we're told minor injuries. we'll get another update when we come back.
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we have new information about breaking news we're following for you in camden at kaighn and rose. two alarm fire. it is not under control. one firefighter as we've been telling you, was hurt. it was a minor leg injury. taken to cooper. the fire started in one home and spread to another home. those are the only two homes affected. firefighters don't know if anybody was inside at the time. we are hearing from our
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photographer on scene, brian hub, it is near the speed line. we'll check and see if it is impacting patco. last check with katy it was not. we'll get more information and bring it to you on "nbc 10" and "nbc 10 news" app. >> reporter: i'm matt delucia live in atlantic city here on the boardwalk on memorial day weekend. it's upon us. we're seeing a few more early birds even seagulls out here. there are a few things happening to kick off the unofficial start of the season. at noon the mayor will do the ceremonial unlocking of the ocean. this is the week whendend when a lot of businesses open up. they're depending on people to come here and spend money. if you're heading downjt"é add in extra drive time. expressway looked very good this morning.
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that will most likely change later on. free tolls on the atlantic city expressway from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the egg harbor tolls. coming into atlantic city. that will be free for that one hour. usually $3. not too bad if you're heading down the shore later on this afternoon. bear with the traffic. live along the boardwalk in atlantic city i'm matt delucia, "nbc 10 news." good morning, everyone. thanks, matt. speaking of traffic. if you're headed to the new jersey shore points delaware shore points things looking really good on the majors to get there. if you can get up early and get out there, now is a good time to do it. it's a little blurry. there's a much better snapshot. what a parking lot it is on 95 southbound on castor avenue. a lot of tapping of the brakes. major volume. it will take you 25 minutes to go between woodhaven and the
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vine. northbound no problem at all. we are following a developing situation in camden, a fire that spread to several row homes along kaighn avenue along rose street. kaighn avenue is closed at rose street. you can take haden avenue. i just checked the patco speed line is not affected. faking thee taking the 42 freeway, drive times look good. now your "nbc 10" weather. >> look at the sunshine. cape may, 60s to low 70s this afternoon at the shore. right now it's 53 degrees in philadelphia and the temperatures have started to warm up. the 40s are quickly disappearing. the temperatures will keep climbing. we've got sunshine here at "nbc 10." 56 degrees at 8:00. by 11:00, 67. the wind kicks in in the morning and afternoon hours. 73 degrees at 2:00 today. looks like a beautiful weekend ahead. >> nice. >> fantastic. we thank all the military
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