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morning. cameras right around the betsy ross bridge. watching lane restrictions here because of construction. just a minute ago all traffic was stopped on the southbound side. one lane getting by. some restrictions still in place. signing up ahead. watch for slowdowns on 95 moving towards center city. other than that, good to go. vine street expressway open again this morning. both recollection p directions open between broad street and open between broad street and schuylkill expressway. no alternates there. watching in morrisville. construction there. john going as well. right around oxford valley road. forced off off ramp, but able toll get back on. it's 4:30. 39 degrees outside. breaking from overnight about the missing malaysian plane. officials say they are suspending efforts after three years of extensive underwater searching. 230 people on board when it vanished without a trace while
flying. search teams scourered the indian ocean only a few pieces of debris were located. another local lawmaker says he will not attend donald trump inauguration ceremony. >> the list of political leaders refusing to go to inauguration continues to grow. >> reporter: that is right. three days to go and more than two dozen lawmakers say they are out. including some from our area. among the list from our area, congressman brendan boil said last night i accept the decision of the people. i respect it. i will not celebrate it. congresswoman bonnie watson coleman tweeted she will attend a prayer vigil instead offend inauguration. evans also says he will not go. trump and other republicans say the democrats are sore losers
who need to accept the results and move on. deputy chair of the republican party of pennsylvania and her take says the boycotts will not help fix any problems. a lot of people are attending. i'm be there. you'll be there. i'm sure we'll have a good time. it's important fortous be there. when you do that, it does not help the country. makes it split situation. not good at all. >> says the show will go on despite the boy colt and expects hundreds of thousands to enjoy all of the festivities in d.c. this week. coming up at five, just three days from the inauguration of donald trump. preparation in washington continue at this hour. we'll show you what is happening there. for now live in digital operations center. count on infection ten to bring you complete coverage of the inauguration of donald trump. look for live reports from washington, d.c. starting tomorrow afternoon.
vai and i are part of the team heading to the nation's capital. welcoming a new governor. john carney will be inaugurated later this morning on the steps of legislative haul in dover. succeed governor jack markell who served for eight years. also take the oath of office. today, pennsylvania's new attorney general will be sworn in. josh shapiro takes over the office. >> katie zach rhode island is live with what we can expect today and what we can expect moving forward. walk us through. >> reporter: josh shapiro has a long history rooted here in montgomery county. first state representative then chair of county commissioners. roots go deeper than that. raised instead montgomery county. met his wife lori and have
raised four children locally. today the focus will be on harrisburg. noon today shapiro will be sworn in as pennsylvania's next attorney general. governor tom wolf will be the swearing in. after that the law enforcement officer will open up the office for a welcoming reception. look at some of the moves that josh shapiro has already made including one his torque one for the state. i'll have details on that at 5:00. for now reporting live, katy zachry, nbc 10. bar manager dead after a shooting inside tavern in philadelphia. nbc 10 on the scene in germantown. police el tell us the manager was shot after he and a security guard got in a struggle in back room. customers were still in the bar at the time of shooting. police recovered a gun. holding the guard for questioning. police also investigating a bar shooting at 52nd and webster
last nightly. victim was shot four times. paramedics took him to hospital. couplerland county today. man accused of killing ex-wife is due back in court. stanned wife tara o'shea watson to death last month. judge advised him not to do that, but ordered him to appear today so he could file a motion to represent himself. loved ones and members of the community are remembering a teenage murder victim from montgomery county. yesterday attend add memorial service in glen sooitdside for 14-year-old grace packer. adopted mother's boyfriend jacob sullivan killed her after the couple planned the attack for more than a year. grace's birth mother could barely contain her grief. >> she was lovable little girl and i only had three years with my daughter. >> local parent who is planned
the memorial said they wanted to do something to reechl out to community. any laws in pennsylvania go into effect that relaxes the state's rules on selling beer. >> what changes you could see at distributors. plus frozen danger. how this icicle managed to crash through a woman's home. 39 degrees. nicely above freezing and we've got some rain showers in the area. you'll need your rain gear today. i'll break it down neighborhood by neighborhood just ahead.
see we're green for drive times. 10 minutes north or south. both direction from route 30 to schuylkill look like same drive. speeds in the 60s as well. checking in with 95. cameras right around betsy ross bridge. see no delays with lane restrictions until about the 5:00 hour. we will see construction tieing things up. for the most part, everything moving along just fine. heading out the door and typically take the vine street expressway. open between broad street and schuylkill east and westbound. also watching that construction out in morrisville on route 1 just around oxford valley road. get back on to route one. just watch for lane restrictions there. little bit of a slow down there, vai and tracey. 4:39. clouds and rain showers this morning. dry right now in philadelphia. seef the rain that's coming down
in south jersey. now a little bit of rein in southern chester county. just the beginning. system is going to be with us all day today and into tonight. look at the steadier rain to west and further to the southwest. definitely need rain gear today. freezing conditions, no, 39 degrees right now in philadelphia. temperatures will hover in the upper 30s with on and off showers this morning and then climb into the lower 40s. that's by lunchtime today and stay in the 40s this afternoon. with on and off rain fall. get heavier down poor likely to be later in the afternoon. suburbs 36 dries staying above freezing at 8:00 with few showers to start with. on and off rain during the day. heavier showers possible around lunchtime and later this afternoon for the suburbs. lehigh valley, also above freezing, 37 degrees. may drop down a little bit by 8:00 then back to middle to upper 30s this afternoon. need your rain gear through the day for the lehigh valley.
not an all day rainfall in new jersey, but a chance of showers all day long. some breaks. 38 degrees. getting a break from the cold this morning. low 40s this afternoon. not going to feel warm, but going to stay safely above freezing for new jersey and for the shore, no problem at all. 42 degrees with cloudy skies. seeing showers. afternoon temperatures in the 40s for the coast. delaware 48 degrees. going to hold steady to start with. seen some rain move through delaware. likely get more this morning and this afternoon too. showers may be spotty at the 2:00 hour, but back on duty at 4:00 today. too cold for you. standby. we have a warming trend ahead. look at the 50s for wednesday and through the weekend. closer look on that with the ten day on ten. >> take a look at this.
come to your television and look at that picture. that's what fell through a woman's closet in montana. had her roof repaired over the summer. formed in her attic and crashed through her closet ceiling. she wasn't hurt, but going to check her attic more often from now on. 4:42. local university is making cuts and making it more affordable for students. >> tell you about the school slashing tuition by 25%. also commuter options. tell you about the new bus service ready to roll today between new jersey and philadelphia.
we begin in bucks county where a worker is dead. after an accident. sky force is over the scene. yesterday at steel facility on strait road. 57-year-old we woulder was working alone when he was hit and killed by a falling beam. lehigh valley, water and sewer service back online for people living in this neighborhood. water main break over the neighborhood caused a sinkhole to open up. crews restored utilities, but still have minor work to do on the road. in montgomery county seniors
can learn to stay safe with a crime prevention. township police will talk about the latest scams aimed at seniors and how to avoid them. food stampings are going high-tech. starting this summer, amazon and shop right will accept food stamps from shoppers buying groceries online. shop right stores in pennsylvania are also involved. in two year pilot program by the department of agricultural is designed to give people more online options to buy fresh food. happening today, the jersey shore, the stone harbor counsel will vote over the price of summer beach tags. pays for services like cleanups, life guards. chester county, immaculate a
college is cutting tuition by 25%. also cutting the amount it hands out in scholarships and grants. won't see a big reduction in out of pocket cost. let's get you to work on this tuesday. back to workday for a lot of people who had off yesterday. >> looking at south jersey, 295. >> watching 295 right now. watching for more of a rush hour this morning. not yet. still a little early. looks like a great drive right now. see a few cars out the door. southbound from the 42 freeway. you'll be just fine. average speeds also into the 60s. pa turnpike. construction there on the westbound side just between the connector bridge. just 21 minutes. average speeds right here into the 70s. maybe some people can slow down a little bit. watching the boulevard. cameras around 17th street.
construction over right now into the right hand shoulder. not tieing any up right now. not a lot of volume heading out the door here. also checking with mass transit. everything running on time or close to schedule. everything back to normal schedule as well. running on modified schedule for septa. right now on time. on time for patco, new jersey transit. and amco as well. just saw on the roads, jessica shows up center city, pretty dry. the roads we saw in cape may. >> wet. >> let's find out about your wet morning and already bill has said, you got your umbrellumbre right. >> identi've got mine. >> if not right now. it is the dry in the city. look at the art museum. ben franklin boulevard no rain just yet. starting showers in the first few showers of the day are starting in the lehigh valley. this time of year, showers at this time of day can be problematic if the temperature is near freezing. that can be freezing rain. this morning, the temperatures are nicely above freezing.
upper 30s for the entire area. south jersey where there has been rain this morning to philadelphia, delaware, the suburbs and the lehigh valley. now that being said, there are a few neighborhoods that are a little bit colder. look right now at 32 degrees. might see a little bit of freezing rain. expect temperature to come up. that's the cold spot. lawrenceville moved up to ma34 degrees. nazareth, bethlehem, no problem there. just plain rain this morning. really the rain is going to be so light this morning to start with, it's not going to be a problem. steadier rain is going to move in after sunrise this morning. here come the first few showers in berks county and redding and extreme western berks county. most of it heading for potsville. light shower activity. steadier rain has been to south and south jersey. delaware. not a lot of rain here. moving through dover and millville right now and towards atlantic city. just the very beginning of
what's going to be a rainy day. plenty of the system left that's going to be here for the afternoon and into tonight and maybe even a few residual showers tomorrow. here's your hour by hour forecast. 11:00 this morning. showers pushing to the north. rain moving into the poconos mountains. few showers in cape may returning. here comes better chance of showers during the afternoon. that's 4:00 this afternoon. so a rainy day today. once we get past today, things are really going to be shaping up. temperatures don't look like january, do they? 46 degrees today with rain. that will hold the temperatures back. ten degrees above normal for wednesday and thursday. with sunshine friday still mild. rain returns for the beginning or the very end of the workweek. beginning of the weekend should be dry and afternoon temperatures back in the 50s. after mornings that are not all that cold. right around 40 degrees for saturday, sunday. morning temperatures normally in the 20s this time of year. another round of rain for monday into tuesday.
break from wednesday and showers are possibility again thursday, but the temperatures stay above normal for this entire period. vai. in wilmington, new mayor launching a crackdown on gun violence. >> new initiative calling for overtime strategy to get more police patrol into high crime areas. there were three murders during the first four days in office. >> just see a child, a 14-year-old child involved in one of these killings. see two young girls involved in one of those killings. >> said the city will also be looking to build better relationships with the county and state police. pastor wants to know who vandalized his home. threw a brick through a window, graffiti on the wall. someone also recently threatened him. he is against a mosque moving to town. >> most people in bayonne remember that the first bombing
of the world trade center was hatched in a mosque in jersey city. >> police are investigating the vandalism. the town's mayor says people can disagree over the issue, but should not threaten each other or damage property. the former president of penn state university will have to trim down case against a former fbi director before he can sue. that's the ruling from a pennsylvania judge who yesterday threw at defamation suit against louis free. vowed to refile the case within 60 days. suing free over 2012 report on penn state handling of jerry sandusky child sex abuse case. happening today, you can buy beer at stores across pennsylvania in any quantity you want. a new law takes effect allowing distributors to sell beer in six packs, growlers, individual 32 ounce bottles. bars can start selling alcohol at 9:00 a.m. on sundays without
selling food at the same time. once had some of the toughest alcohol laws in the nation. clothing store american apparel is going out of business. four locations in our area. more than 100 others nationwide. not clear when they'll close. checked with workers at the store in center city. closing sometime in the next four months. all new next on nbc 10 today at five, the wife of the pulse nightclub shooter is scheduled to face a judge in just a few hours. >> surveillance we're seeing of her arrest and charges she is facing infection with the attack. >> back on top. villa nova claims number one rank. show you how the team responded with a record setting performance. xñósoñ?ñ?@ñ?ñ?ñ?
not a car in sight at this early morning hour right now. good drive for you if you want to get out the door. no problems or delays on most jersey roads. check in with pennsylvania roads and the blue route when i come back. both delaware and pennsylvania facing big budget shortfalls this year. revenue down because of corporate income tax revenue is not as high as projected. $600 million revenue hole. pennsylvania governor plans on offering a budget proposal that does not include a major tax increase. right now on nbc 10 app and nbc.com you can read about the governor's plan and what it could mean for you. four minutes before five. a cover band for bruce springstein is dropping out of performance, scheduled performance at a trump inauguration party. b street band was scheduled to
play in washington on thursday. after public outcry, the band announced yesterday it will not be there out of respect for springsteen, the boss supported hillary clinton's campaign and performed at this philadelphia rally for her. springsteen has been an outspoken critic of president elect trump. steve harvey says he's hurt and surprised after meeting with president elect trump. >> two met in new york city on friday. on the radio show says mr. trump's transition team invited him to come to trump tower. the meeting was productive. put him in touch with nominee ben carson to discuss housing in inner city. issue close to harvey's heart. >> i walked away feeling there might be a real chance for positive to come out of what so many think is all doom and gloom. >> harvey supported hillary clinton during the presidential race.
villa nova is number one again. yesterday the wildcats reclaimed top spot in college basketball poll. took to the court last night and won 47th straight game at home. 30 point win. now time to officially trust the process. >> not just the sixers rebuilding plans, the nba all-star voting process. voting ended at the stroke of midnight and sixers rookie has been on a mission to make the team as we told you the sixers star even got carson wentz sgll yes, i saw him tweeting about that. >> growing fan base will have to wait until thursday to find out if he made the all-star team. by the way, they won yesterday in milwaukee. the sixth in last eight games. kid is amazing. he should be on the all-star team. for more stories we're following right now. final preparations just three days left before president
elect trump is sworn in. show you how the nation's capital is getting ready for the inauguration. bullets fly at a bar. what led to manager being killed and who he was fighting with. breaking overnight, after searching for years, crews ending effort to find missing malaysian airplane. >> nbc 10 starts now. good morning, welcome to nbc 10 news today. i'm tracey davidson. >> just about 5:00 a.m. on this tuesday. start with meteorologist bill henley with the nbc 10 first alert neighborhood weather. tracking rain showers this morning. only rain showers for our area. cape may courthouse getting a little bit of rain. morris river in south jersey and mill ford in delaware. right now, the few light rain drops in the wilmington area. philadelphia is dry. further north and west, this is where the air is a little colder. there is a chance of freezing rain. mainly north of the lehigh valley. just rain and temperatures are above freezing for redding and
berks county and allentown is also nicely above freezing too. look at the numbers. 36 in the lehigh valley. 38 in delaware. look at cloudy skies in philadelphia and suburbs, but with the rain, the temperatures will still will comie ing up. won't be an all-day rain. we'll get breaks through the the day. just a little bit cooler at the shore. you'll definitely need your rain gear too. lehigh valley temperatures hold pretty steady in the day. warm up to 40 degrees. delaware hitting 46 degrees later this afternoon. take a look at the forecast hour by hour with a future cast when i come back in ten minutes. first jessica boyington is watching for some damp roads this morning. first alert traffic center. yes, watching. we're not finding them right now. blue route right around jo germantown pike. couple of cars out the door. roads currently dry at least in cameras there. watching the s