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i will not sugar coat this. this is a disappointing day for us. >> right now, obamacare remains the law of the land, with no vote. the gop health care bill collapses. but the president insists democrats will be forced to come back to the negotiating table. we'll explain. remembering. a young murder victim. today, family and friends will hold a vigil for a 13-year-old boy shot at a philadelphia takeout restaurant. and a farewell to a music legend. funeral services will happen today in north philly for joanie sledge of the singing group sister sledge. we'll talk about her ties to our area. good morning. this is nbc10 news today. i am rosemary connors. it's 6:00 on this saturday. plenty to get to. let's start with the weekend
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weather. first alert meteorologist krystal klei is tracking a warmup for our saturday. >> you had to differentiate saturday from sunday because we've got a little bit of everything in this weekend forecast. right now, things are very mild. as rosemary said, it will warm up nicely today. at 52 already in philadelphia. 50 in wilmington. atlantic city is now up to 58 degrees. upper 40s, mount pocono. low 40s allentown and pottstown. across the map as we get into the later part of today, we're talking 60s and philly and south, 70s are in the forecast. radar and satellite. already we have got more thick cloud coverage building in north and west. that will continue spreading across the board. today will actually be mostly cloudy. while temperatures will be nice, it won't necessarily be a sunny day. still, you can get outside. just some isolated rain showers in the forecast as we move forward. here is a look at philly through the morning hours. from 52 now to 56 at 9:00 a.m. by the time we are at lunch,
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65 degrees and cloudy. winds not a big factor in terms of how strong they are. pretty light. 5 to 15 miles per hour. notice, right now the winds coming from the southwest. that's in the forecast throughout today. but, as we get into this evening and tomorrow, winds shift gears, coming in from the east, bringing in a cooler forecast. we'll look at how low temperatures go for your sunday and talk about the chances for rain coming up. this morning the affordable care act remains in place. president trump was handed a defeat when his bill to repeal and replace obamacare got pulled from the house floor late yesterday. the last seven years, republicans have been vowing to kill president obama's signature health care law, but in the end the same republicans couldn't agree on how to do it, what should be in the bill, what should be out of it. they shelved it after failing to muster enough support to pass the bill, despite days of appeals and negotiating from the president. >> this is a disappointing day for us. doing big things is hard. we're going to go back and
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figure out what the next steps are. >> president trump blames the defeat on a lack of bipartisan support and predicts that obamacare will explode, forcing democrats back to the negotiating table. >> losers are nancy pelosi and chuck schumer, because now they own obamacare. they own it. >> a day of victory for the affordable care act. more importantly, for the american people. the president is now moving on to tax reform, another one of his promises from the campaign trail. there is an investigation into why the trump administration pulled advertising for the website where you can sign up for the affordable care act. democrats have called the move sabotage. but administration officials say the ads were a waste of taxpayer dollars. the federal inspector general has begun a review of the administration's actions including the effect on enrollment. a little bit more than 12 million people signed up for coverage this year. in other news in our area
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today, family, friends and community members will be remembering a 13-year-old boy who died after he was shot inside a philadelphia takeout restaurant. they'll hold a candle-light vigil in memory. khiseer davis-papther. somebody shot him two weeks ago at the goldfish restaurant in the city's nicetown neighborhood and he died nine days later. police are still searching for the killer. his family is asking for answers. >> they didn't have to shoot him. he was only 13. he is a kid. >> this has hit the family pretty hard. we are all together. we stay in contact with each other, call each other to make sure everybody is all right. >> police hope this surveillance image will help them track down the person who killed the teen. heading now to south jerzy. burlington county. police are trying to piece together a murder mystery. sasikala narra and her
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6-year-old son anish were stabbed multiple times at their house at the fox meadow apartments in maple shade. the husband found their bodies when he came home from work thursday night. neighbors are in disbelieve. >> i am horrified. you don't expect this right outside your front door, you know. and then you hear of a child being involved. that's horrible. >> investigators spent hours searching for evidence and clues yesterday. a source confirms they've not recovered the murder weapon in this case. today, a west philadelphia high school student honored for his actions after stepping up to defend his teacher against an angry crowd in school. richard williams receives the local hero award tonight. the ninth grader ended up in the hospital last year after he tried to protect a teacher at motivation high school. the teacher was trying to break
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up a fight when the crowd turned on him. williams recovered from his injuries. also today, family and friends saying good-bye to a music legend. ♪ we are family >> we all know that song. funeral services are set this morning for joanie sledge of the philadelphia singing group sister sledge. the service will be held at deliverance evangelistic church on wesley high avenue 9:00 this morning. if you didn't know, sledge was born in philly and earned her degree in communications from temple university before she went on to become part of the famous singing group. she died in her home in arizona on march 10th at the age of 60. they ran right to that. the fire was overwhelming. two officers in delaware county running to the house to rescue the woman trapped inside. why they couldn't wait a moment longer. >> reporter: it's the first official weekend of spring with a big regatta here along with
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schuylkill river. temperatures should reach 70 degrees today. oh, dishwasher,
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than detergent alone. sorry dishwasher. finish® jet-dry. for drier, shinier dishes. now your nbc10 first alert weather. >> let's look at your sunday forecast. this is the planner. going through today. we go from 52 around 8:00 a.m. to 65 in philly at your lunchtime. already a nice day at lunchtime. sky conditions may not be as great as you'd like. cloudy conditions most of today. peeks of sun possible but leaning on the cloudier side. in the low 70s in philly with isolated light rain. some sprinkles more than likely but that's about it. in the suburbs, a little better shot in the afternoon of some spotty, light rain. 64 at noon and 69 by 4:00 p.m. in the lehigh valley, a little better chance of isolated light showers. temperatures into the mid 60s. delaware making it to the low 70s in the afternoon. right around 70 to the low 70s
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in new jersey later today. we should see the mid to upper 60s through parts of the shore. winds will not be a problem today. 5 to 10 miles per hour. notice the lines coming in from the west. that indicates the direction the winds are coming from. winds from the west help to pump in warmer air. look at the forecast for tomorrow. gusts around 25 miles per hour. notice the lines coming in from the east this time. that will more typically pump in a cooler air flow. that's what we're talking about. big change in the temperature saturday versus sunday. we'll compare them closely neighborhood by neighborhood coming up in a few minutes. it is that time of year when the schuylkill river plays host to a number of events. it's the murphy regatta. randy gyllenhaal is live there. good thing it's today and not tomorrow. >> reporter: they're telling me this is perfect conditions for the first big rowing event of the season. krystal mentioned light winds.
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that's good for the rowers going up and down the schuylkill. the 35th annual murphy cup regauta. temple university started this with four teams. now more than 40 are coming to the schuylkill river today. i finished chatting with temple's women's coach. she says this will be their big kickoff for the row season. >> we'll be racing 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. it's the second largest collegiate race in philadelphia. we have close to 1,000 participants, racing all day today. come down anytime and catch the action. >> reporter: we're already seeing spectators coming down to kelly drive to set up the gear and tents to watch the race. it goes all day. we should mention, though, that kelly drive will be closed starting at 6:00 a.m. it's officially closed for the rest of the day in both directions. people will be out here taking
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advantage of the first official weekend of spring. they're telling me earlier this week it was frigid on the river. today should be much better. live along the schuylkill river. randy gyllenhaal, nbc10 news. coming up, remember the plane incident in california involving harrison ford? well, this morning we're hearing what he had to say about it in recordings taken right after his landing on the taxiway. i just took new mucinex clear and cool. what's this sudden cooooling thing happening? it's got a menthol burst. you can feel it right away. new mucinex clear & cool. feel the menthol burst. while powerful medicine clears your worst cold symptoms. let's end this.
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new jersey transit expects its trains to run on a regular weekend schedule today following yesterday's derailment at new york's penn station. an amtrak train was leaving the station for philadelphia yesterday morning when it jumped the tracks and scraped a new jersey transit train coming in.
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several people had minor injuries. amtrak's express and northeast regional service are also expected to run on normal schedules today. septa trains will not be running normally. no regional rail service between elwyn and university city today and tomorrow and buses will replace the trains. all because of a structural repair issue on the cobbs creek viaduct. the buses will be identified with rail shutter signs. neighbors calling it an heroic rescue in delaware county. police officers put their lives on the line to save a woman trapped inside a burning home. drew smith has the story from aston. >> reporter: the damage shows how intense the fire was. underneath the rubble. what's left of a car. over here, another burnt-out shell of a car. i want to show you where the door landed. you can see how damaged it is. doors were not an option for the people trapped in this fire. >> i couldn't gain access
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anywhere. the flames were overwhelming. >> reporter: the darkness of 4:30 a.m. suddenly lit up by shooting flames. ed young says he immediately tried to help his trapped neighbors. a man and his wife, who managed to break through a front window on their own, but it was around back where another woman was stuck. >> the woman was unconscious. and the flames were licking at her. >> reporter: police were first on the scene, quickly followed by firefighters. jeffrey stewart said the officers ran around the back while he went in the front. >> i forced the front door. tried to make access. i was met with heavy fire conditions. >> reporter: stewart was hurt in the rescue attempt. a burn to his arm. officers faced several obstacles in the back. >> i picked up the officer and pushed him over the fence. >> reporter: another officer followed and young threw them a stepladder so they could smash the window. >> saving the woman's life. >> reporter: some pets didn't make it out. young says, if they had waited
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seconds longer the fire would have claimed a human life. >> aston police officers, the bravest there are. they got here and did not hesitate to run towards that fire. >> reporter: two people remain in the hospital, but we're told they should recover. in aston, drew smith, nbc10 news. another fire to show you out of buck's county. investigators are trying to figure out exactly what sparked the inferno. sky force ten was over the smoke and flames last night in croydon. officials say it started after 5:00 yesterday afternoon at the metal finishing corporation. fortunately nobody was hurt here, nobody needed to be rescued. crews were busy battling the fire for a few hours before they were able to get it under control. let's head to the south. we're learning this morning a small plane that crashed into a home near atlanta took off from wilmington. the plane suddenly spiralled to the ground.
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the pilot was killed in the crash. nobody in the home was hurt. the faa and ntsb are investigating. harrison forwad says he was distracted when he flew over a plane filled with passengers. the faa just released tapes of the conversation he had moments after landing. >> hi. husky eight niner hotel uniform. i'm the shmucke that landed on the taxiway. >> he was supposed to land on a runway but mistakenly landed on a taxiway. he flew just 100 feet over a plane carrying 116 people, and he landed on the same taxiway as another airliner getting ready to take off. all right. back here at home. philadelphia police officers, making some new friends. it's all part of a program to mentor young kids. yesterday the department launched the bigs in blue program organized by big brothers and big sisters. officers will be mentoring students in four public schools
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throughout the city. we've got a lot going on with the weather pattern. first off, you can see the clouds increasing across the map as we go through the morning hours. that will lead to a mostly cloudy day for us. not a lot of sunshine, but still a warm forecast as the air is pumping in from the southwest. that drives in warmer air. also notice, you see some of the green now showing up on the radar returns. i don't think this is rain actually making it to the ground, but it shows us that we have a lot of moisture in the clouds that we'll tap into as we go through the day and the next several days. take a look at this. radar and satellite, the wide view, shows us that we have a lot of moisture to the north. we have the storm line to our west. now, down south it's actually bringing strong to severe thunderstorm activity. we are not expecting that, we're expecting on/off rain chances into the earlier part of the
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week monday, tuesday. low 40s in the lehigh valley and low 50s in new jersey and delaware. 67 in trenton as well as atlantic city. and some low to even mid 70s are possible over parts of delaware today. so we have 70s on the board today, and we are tracking what will be a big change for sunday. here it is. warming up today. we see the green. that usually indicates warmer air on the board. to the north we have a cold front and cooler air. right now the warm coming in from the southwest. but things are going to change. the winds will change. that's going to drive right in that cooler air. now in the afternoon saturday, cool air is trying to start to
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creep in from the north. and push that warmer air down farther south. it continues from 4:00 p.m. through to tomorrow morning. cool air settling in now and winds driving in from the east. when you have winds coming from the east it's hard to warm up. instead, the cold front will stick down to the south. we'll hold on to cooler air and your sunday is looking a lot different than today will. instead. highs in the 40s. areas like philly up to 49, and 47 in the suburbs. 49, south jersey and the shore. delaware up to the low 50s. you might also notice they have the rain icon on the board. isolated showers possible today, mostly north of philly. tonight spotty light rain expected. that lingers into sunday morning and isolated activity again sunday evening, which continues into monday. monday more rain expected. and even tuesday some scattered showers possible. temperatures do start to warm back up to the 60s. notice, a little dip wednesday,
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thursday, and friday. still 50s, though, not a bad forecast. >> maybe you have plans tonight to see the garth brooks concert in philadelphia. here is a live look at the wells fargo center in south philly. he'll be performing joined by his wife trisha yearwood. the first show at 3:00 this afternoon and the second at 7:00 this evening. they'll wrap up the visit to philadelphia with a concert tomorrow night. the city of brotherly love is showing kevin hart how much they love him. first they named july 6th kevin hart day and they've made it official with a visit to his movie shoot in delaware county. >> kevin hart day in the city of philadelphia. >> i'm going to go ahead and start it up. [ applause ] >> big deal. >> that's right. the official declaration. yesterday afternoon philadelphia's city council members gave the comedian and actor a plaque announcing the date. hart is a native philadelphian.
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a local ice hockey mascot is out of his league, showing off his skills on the court. why this is a different kind of march madness.
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the african-american museum in philadelphia is marking a milestone. the museum celebrated 40 years with a special gala event in center city last night. nbc10's george spencer and jacqueline london had the honor of emceeing the event which highlighted four decades of african-american art, history and culture right here in philadelphia. live look now at lincoln financial field. empty this morning, but a little bit later on today folks will be up and down the stadium stairs, climbing them, it's a training event for this year's big climb philly, which takes place in may. participants will climb to the top of 1 commerce square in center city to raise money for the leukemia and lymphoma society. it is mascot madness, not march madness, making headlines this morning. take a look. melvin is the mascot for the lehigh valley phantoms hockey team, but melvin showing that he has some skills off the ice, making the shot from half-court.
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right now melvin is in the semifinals of the american hockey league's mascot madness. 6:27 right now on this saturday. and this morning, no repeal and replace. obamacare is still the law of the land. that's because efforts to get a vote on the house floor didn't happen. next, we'll go to washington for a report on how it fell apart. and for today, cloudy conditions and warm air, but we've got a big storm that's going to be helping to bring us some on/off lighter rain to the forecast over the next several days meaning possibly wet roads like here on i-95. we'll talk more about the forecast coming up. ♪
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i'm and disappointed becaus could have had it. >> the republican health care bill dead on arrival with no vote yesterday on the house floor. the latest from washington. graham spanier.
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penn state's former president could have protected children and didn't in the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. reaction from the university. winter finally gone. now we get a break from the cold conditions outside. perfect timing for a rowing event here along the schuylkill river. a live preview straight ahead. good morning. this is nbc10 news today. thanks for being with us. i'm rosemary connors. it's 6:30 on this saturday. if you're heading to the murphy cup regatta, you only need a light jacket. meteorologist krystal klei is tracking a warmup for this saturday. >> if you're outside too long you'll even peel the light jacket off. look at the 24-hour change. comparing yesterday to this morning. 20 degrees warmer right now in philadelphia. 22 degrees warmer in coatesville and dover. almost 30 degrees warmer in atlantic city and mount holly. you can tell the difference when you step outside.
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it really does not feel that bad. here are the actual temperatures. a lot of us in the 50s. coatesville, 54. 55 in vineland. philly at 52 degrees. almost at 60 already in atlantic city. so it's going to be easy for us today to make our way through the 60s, and for some of us finally see our good friend the 70s. we saw the 70s a few times in february. not in march. this will be very nice to end march on a little bit of a warmer spot. here is the radar and satellite, a view of the clouds. across the board. 70s, mostly cloudy. not a lot of sunshine today. green on the board right now. that's not rain making it to the surface but it is more moist clouds meaning there is more water to tap into and bring to the ground in the form of rain. we are talking some chances of showers in the forecast. not a lot for today. look at the setup. we have a cold airline sitting to the north. that's called a cold front.
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near it, a lot of rain. that's too far north. we have all this rain to the west. right now that's too far to the west. for us today, it will be a mostly dry day, isolated showers possible, but better chances of rain as we progress over the next several days. we'll look at how long the wet period lasts coming up. >> we'll check back with you shortly. obamacare remains the law of the land this morning. the republicans' plan to end the affordable care act came up short yesterday. the bill got pulled just minutes ahead of a scheduled house vote. nbc's blaine alexander has the details from washington. >> reporter: after a seven-year race to repeal obamacare, for republicans, a stunning fall at the finish line. >> i will not sugarcoat this. this is a disappointing day for us. doing big things is hard. we're going to go back and figure out what the next steps are. >> reporter: in the end, the republican plan undone by republicans. unable to reach a deal. >> i'm not -- they're friends of mine. i am disappointed because we
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could have had it. i am disappointed. i am a little surprised, to be honest. >> reporter: time ran out on a week that started with republican leaders scrambling for votes, the first major negotiation test for a president who literally wrote the book on deal-making. >> we learned a lot about loyalty, about the vote-getting process. >> reporter: obamacare remains the law of the land for the foreseeable fewe foreseeable future. >> perhaps the best thing that could happen is exactly what happened today because we'll end up with a truly great health care bill in the future, after this mess known as obamacare explodes. >> reporter: instead, a new focus, tax reform. the president switching gears to tackle another major campaign promise, even amid questions about how effectively he can rally his own party. blaine alexander, nbc news, washington. even though obamacare has been spared, democrats in
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philadelphia will still rally today to show why it needs to be supported moving forward. mayor jim kenney is scheduled to speak at 2:00 this afternoon at vernon park in germantown. the mayor will be joined by members of congress and city council along with state reps. on the republican side there will be a march today by make america great again supporters starti starting at independence mall. marches are planned around the country in support of the president. in other news, a man at the jersey shore faces charges after police say he plowed into a teenager and kept driving with the victim holding on to his hood. take a look at this cellphone video of the incident in lakewood yesterday. it's a little difficult to see, but that victim is holding onto the hood of the car. police tell us the driver hit a parked car at pinter elementary school and then tried to take off. the teenager tried to stop him. police say the man then drove
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right into him. the teenager has a minor leg injury this morning. to new video of a man police are looking for in connection with the murder of a well-known community activist in philadelphia. police aren't saying how the man may be connected to the crime. we do know that winnie harris was found shot to death inside her home last month. she headed the university city green non-profit. penn state calling the conviction of its former president a profound failure of leadership. yesterday a jury convicted graham spanier on one count of child endangerment for mishandling complaints related to the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. penn state says it's strengthening accountability in the wake of the scandal. sandusky is serving a 30 to 60-year prison sentence. he was in court yesterday, his lawyers fighting to get his
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charges dismissed or to get him a new trial. the judge did not make a decision yesterday. sandusky's next court hearing will be in may. a philadelphia judge cleared the way for prosecutors to retry a former catholic church official over his handling of sex abuse complaints. monsignor william lynn was the first church official convicted. prosecutors say he helped to transfer problem priests. he served three years in prison before his conviction was tossed out over trial errors. 6:36 right now. coming up, the results are in, but new questions about a special election in north philadelphia to fill a state house seat. >> reporter: it is the first official weekend of spring. temperatures approaching 70 degrees. next, rowers up and down the schuylkill river. the 35th annual murphy cup here. that's coming up next. oh, dishwasher,
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almost 20 minutes till 7:00 right now. coming up at 7:00, the "today" show. we check in with sheinelle jones and craig melvin to find out what they're working on. >> coming up on saturday morning on "today," epic fail for the new administration. the president decides to pull the plug on the new health care bill. this morning, what it means for you and your health care. >> new details on harrison ford's close call in california. what the actor had to say to the air traffic controllers after he accidentally brought down his plane on a taxiway and almost collided with a passenger plane. a big challenge for us, some pint-sized pizza tossers will sling dough in our studio and they'll put us to the test as well. from california to the carolinas. i take a look at a fresh approach to fitness, faith and
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fellowship that's gaining steam across this country. those stories and more when we get started on a saturday morning here on "today." >> he didn't go all the way down. >> all the way down every time. >> did you? okay. >> it looked like he had his elbows in. he was doing the correct form. >> thank you, rosemary. >> see you in a bit. >> see you at 7:00. thanks. any type of pushup is better than what i can do. a look outside cape may, new jersey. dry roads right now. the picture looks like it's bright. it's showing us that the sun is starting to rise this morning. the official sunrise time 6:56. 50 in delaware currently. 10:00 a.m., 60 degrees. peeks of sunshine but mostly cloudy for us today. we're at 67 at noon. by the afternoon, low 70s. mid 70s are possible as you go into parts of southern delaware and those winds.
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notice where they're coming from. they're moving in from the west today. they are light, but a west flow means we pump in warmer air, which makes it easy to get to the 70s later on. in philly, already at 52 degrees. mostly cloudy and already in the mid 60s by your lunch hour. a great day to be outside. you may want the umbrella or isolated showers. light rain and sprinkles at best. it's later in the day and overnight that we see some of the spot showers move through. areas like the lehigh valley could see a little more rain. it will be light and spotty, nothing long-lasting or widespread. 58 the temperature at noon after the low 40s kick off the morning. there you go. mid 60s by later in the day, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. winds shift direction by tonight and that changes up the forecast. we'll look at that more closely coming up in a few minutes. plenty of people will be taking advantage of the warmer
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weather today. nbc10's randy gyllenhaal is live along kelly drive this morning for folks will be watching the murphy cup regatta. >> reporter: glad we got the cold temperatures out of the way earlier this week. that makes room for the warm air on the first official weekend of spring. live along the schuylkill river. this is the 35th annual murphy's cup regatta. a collegiate rowing event with the big teams. temple. drexel, lehigh, the local teams and 40 others from around the country. they tell me they've been training in the up and down, cold and hot winter. this is their first big event, and they're very happy they got this spring-like day this saturday as teams start to come out and hit the river in a couple of hours. you're expecting today to be fantastic weather. >> yes. we are so excited. i try not to look at the weather until and gets close. 70 degrees, mild winds. we're looking forward to a great day. >> reporter: we should note that kelly drive is officially closed
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for the rest of the day. detours in the area. the event goes from 6:00 a.m. is when they closed it. the first races kick off at 8:00. it goes through the rest of the day and they're expecting beautiful weather. come check it out along the schuylkill river. randy gyllenhaal, nbc10 news. just ahead in sports. a sixers rookie scores a career high in chicago. get well, joel. the sixers' joel embiid has surgery. it may have gone better than expected. and when the sixers hope he'll be back. flb ♪ we buy any car dot com ♪
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trythe unique formula withched nourishing almond oil... ...leaves skin smoother. moisturized for 24 hours. nivea essentially enriched. for noticeably smoother skin. philadelphia's election fraud task force is launching an investigation after allegations of illegal activity during this week's special election. here is the deal. democratic write-in candidate emilio vazquez was announced the
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winner of the state house seat in the 197th district yesterday, but republican opponents insist voting was filled with fraud and that there was intimidation at the polls. task force members say they received dozens of complaints. in the meantime. green party candidate cheri honkala says she wants a new special election. vazquez received 1900 votes and honkala received 280. you may want to check your credit card statements if you filled up at a gas station in chester county. police sent us this picture of a skimming device they found at the exxon station on lincoln highway. investigators say they got reports of identity theft in the area and realized that all the victims reported getting gas at the same station. so officers opened up the gas station pump and discovered the device inside. a stock selloff, retailers in trouble, and the belle of the box office. dominic chu looks at this past week on wall street. >> reporter: it had to end
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sometime. the dow and s&p 500 had gone 109 straight sessions without a 1% decline. that ended on tuesday on wall street's first inkling that the health care reform bill may be in trouble and that tax reform might be delayed as a result. your local sears store may not be around much longer. the retailer included a statement in its annual report expressing doubts about its ability to stay in business given years of losses and declining sales. another retailer in danger, discount shoe chain payless. reports say it is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection and close up to 500 stores while it reorganizes. apple announced a red version of the iphone 7 and 7 plus as well as a new, faster ipad pro which retails for the same price as the old one did. belle and company did disney proud this past weekend. the live-action version of "beauty and the beast" smashed opening weekend records for the
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month of march taking in nearly $175 million at the north american movie box office. i am dominic chu. get all your business news on cnbc. 52 degrees outside and rising. meteorologist krystal klei has the first alert neighborhood forecast. and krystal, finally the break from the cold weather. >> yes. finally i don't say 30s in the morning. starting with 50s and 70s in the forecast by the afternoon. radar and satellite view. we have the cloud coverage spreading across the region. today will be a mostly cloudy day. though a nice day, it won't be a sunny one. radar picking up some of the green here. may be sprinkles in new castle and chester county. most of it not making it to the surface. a lot of moisture in the clouds. if we pull this out and give you the wide view, look at the storm setup. a storm center here. a line of storms with a cold front stretching down south. strong activity south of us that
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won't affect us necessarily. then we have this area to the north. it's a cold front with warm air spilling into our area. cold air set up to the north of us. but it wants to pull our direction. as it does so, it will start to give us some chances of rain. today we are mostly on the dry side. maybe some isolated showers in the suburbs, lehigh valley, very spotty elsewhere. temperatures warm up nicely. 70 in philly. 68 in the suburbs and 67 to the shore. look at sunday. once the cooler air drops in from the north, yeah, a big difference. 49 in philly. 45 in the lehigh valley. and delaware only up to 51. also notice the icons. a little better chance tonight into early tomorrow for the chances of rain. let's explain the temperatures again now with the visualization. cool air to the north, warm air pooled over us. starting in the 50s. some spots near the shore in the 60s now at 6:00 a.m. the front starts to slip by 4:00 in the afternoon.
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now we have the colder air spilling into the northern zones and it's forcing the warmer air farther south. on top of that, as it continues to drop south, the cold front gets stuck, meaning our winds start to filter in from the east. with an east flow, it's very hard for temperatures to pick up at all. sunday we start in the low 40s. that's about where we stay the rest of the day. the cool air sits, the winds continue, and we'll notice a much cooler sunday. on top of that, your hour by hour forecast. 6:30 in the morning, clouds. 1:00 in the afternoon. some spotty light rain to the northern zones. into the evening. 8:00 to 10:30 at night. scattered light rain showers passing through. wilmington, philly, trenton, stretching even to the shore. spotty and light activity, though. it's not a downpour for huge thunderstorm activity. it's just showers moving by. they linger into the sunday morning, especially areas north of the i-95 corridor.
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could see icing near the poconos. spotty rain showers later in the day. better chances of rain pick up monday and tuesday. a look more closely at that with your ten-day at 10:00 in just a bit. i am john clark from csn. sixers center joel embiid had successful surgery on his slightly torn meniscus. they removed a small portion of his meniscus. joel sent out this picture. success. better than expected. so hopefully we can trust the surgery. the sixers expect joel will be able to start doing basketball activities this summer. that's a good thing. they hope he can bear his full weight on the knee in two weeks and start rehabbing. this was joel's third surgery in three years, but brett brown said this one was, quote, a very minor surgery. >> he deserves some luck, you
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know. he has gone through a lot. and he is a different person than his first injury. >> now, jahlil okafor had a similar surgery and took him longer to recover. he missed his second game out of three last night due to soreness. last night. dario saric misses. sean long cleans up. 18 points in 19 minutes. tj mcconnell. nice pass inside. holmes. the bulls' bench. love the faces. career night for super dario. 32 points. sixers win 117-107. here comes dario's buddy tj. >> i have a good opportunity, and i kept the opportunity to have good teammates around me. people who love basketball. people who share -- >> best man in his wedding.
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>> he is my very good friend. >> trust the friendship. flyers didn't get help from the penguins last night. islanders beat them, so the flyers are six points behind the islanders and the bruins. on to the phillies. they send tyler goodell and jake thomas to the minors. tyler starts at double-a redding. phillies at yankees. michael saunders, scary moment. hit on the hand by a pitch from sabathia. they say he's fine. tied at two in the 9th. yankees with a walkoff win. 3-2. phillies, open-day starter jeremy hellickson looked really good. congrats to boyertown high school winning girls' 6-a state title for the first time last night in hershey. a shout out to archbishop wood taking home the boys' 5-a state title over meadville. their first-ever state championship added to their
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first-ever catholic lead title. taking home all the hardware. i am john clark with csn. enjoy your weekend.
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1800 racers raise money for the back on my feet charity, good thing the weather will cooperate. >> definitely cooperating today. a nice forecast for us across the area. a live look outside at the airport in philadelphia. what we're looking at right now, the sun coming up. currently dry conditions. we're going to see isolated showers in the forecast later today into tonight. then those spotty showers linger into sunday morning. they pick up again sunday evening. better chances for a little more widespread rain monday and into tuesday. temperatures 70 today. drop off sunday and back to the 60s in the work week. it looks a little more like spring. >> it's been a little while. we'll be back for an update in 25 minutes and a half hour of news at 9:00. see you then.
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