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good morning, it is 5:00 a.m., monday, december 12, matt o'donnell is off, nydia han is joining us, here's what's happening. >> looking live from sky6 live hd, philadelphia international airport, meteorologist david murphy will tell us how long the rain will last. >> a west philadelphia boy is killed standing on a corner and
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police say he was targeted. >> a new jersey state trooper is laid to rest today killed in the line of duty. >> david murphy has more about the rain and matt pellman is in for karen rogers. >> reporter: western chester county is getting a good batch of steady rain. look out for ponding and puddling here. in parts of south jersey we're seeing a dry slot work in. the rain will sweep through the drier areas before we are done. we have a fair amount of blue in the lehigh valley and berks county and at this particular ts county. we have freezing rain up here, we have a winter weather advisory until 6:00 a.m., be careful driving around in the areas where they might be slick.
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up in the poconos they might be slick longer. winter weather advisory will expire in the lehigh valley around 6:00 a.m. and up in the poconos, around 9:00 a.m. the wider view shows warmer air begin to punch up from the south. we'll see that improve as we go through 9:00 a.m. the rain comes in from the west, by lunchtime, the i-95 corridor is probably dry, down the shore you might have to wait until early afternoon. places allentown and reading, close to freezing. up to 50 at the airport in ac right now. as we roll through the day, 39 degrees, noon, 48. high of 51 by 3:00 p.m. we'll get milder, again the rain shutting off during the morning in most neighborhoods. we get clearing later tonight, but the temperatures drop at
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7:00 p.m. we're down to 42. matt pellman i'll have the seven-day forecast for you which unfortunately includes another bitter cold snapoday, this morni don't expect them to be very high, the roads are very wet, this is live in fort washington pennsylvania turnpike, the traffic is moving okay, it's not snow covered, it's very wet. hydroplaning is a danger if you're going too fast, keep the speeds down. in the lehigh valley, 309, an accident southbound by i-78. we have a crash in newtown crossing 332 by tyler state park, use upper holland or lower holland as alternates.
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harmonyville road fire crews responding to the scene, stick to hopewell road to the north. on the big picture, despite being wet no major problems reported along the schuylkill expressway or the boulevard or the vine no overnight construction, they were working on i-95 southbound by cottman, those crews just cleared. live look from camden, the ben franklin bridge, crossing the river, the bridges are slick this morning as we begin this monday, tam. >> a mask gunman killed a 17-year-old boy 234 front of his family -- in front of his family standing on a corner. katherine scott has more. >> reporter: that's right, tam, this victim was 17 years old, detectives at homicide are trying to figure out what happened and why. thmed at 60th -- this happened at 60th and market.
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investigator were on the scene for hours as they tried to piece together what happened. close to dozen gunshots were fired at 12:15 a.m. police and medics were called when they arrived they found the 17-year-old lying on the sidewalks, he was hit multiple times and visible wounds to his face and torso. police say the victim's last known address was in north philadelphia. they are not sure what he was doing at the address after curfew you hours. there were several family members on the scene that were taken into to be interviewed. one of the shooters was a man wearing all dark clothing and a mask seen in a white suv vehicle going south on 60th street. 11 shots were fired from two separate semi automatic weapons. >> many shell casings were in close proximity to where the victim's body collapsed.
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that's an indication that the shooter was firing from close proximity to the victim. >> several witnesses were taken to the homicide division to be interviewed, there are several philadelphia police cameras at that intersection. they also identified some cameras on nearby businesses, they are hoping to find footage that will help in the investigation. live at police headquarters, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> katherine thank you for all the details. two men forced their way into a wissinoming home after a 10-year-old child opened the door. the men went upstairs and pistol whipped the child's father and took five hundred dollars from the scene. no arrests have been made. happening today, grieving family, friends and colleagues will stay their final farewell to a new jersey state trooper. trooper frankie williams was killed in a head on crash on route 55 while on duty.
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annie mccormick is live outside boardwalk hall where funeral services will be taking place. many will pay respects today. >> reporter: thousands are expected appears that the setting for today is gloomy rainy day all for trooper frankie williams who was killed last week. take a look at the picture of the young man who was killed in a held on crash. williams was responding to calls of an erratic driver. investigators have not ruled out that ruddily was having an medical emergency at the time. vergeles were held -- vigils were held for the 30-year-old who lived in egg harbor township. he graduated from the academy in
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january. the first viewing is set for family, the second for law enforcement. reporting live in atlantic city, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." back to you. >> police in new jersey, are investigating after the driver of a tractor-trailer slammed into a church in upper deerfield, action cam was on the scene after the truck plowed into the church to avoid a crash and lost control. the crash caused significant damage, but nobody was hurt. messy rain could make for a messy morning commute in the midwest. some areas could get up to 10 inches of snow. in i illinois 6 inches of snow fell across the great lakes chicago region. upstate new york 3 feet of snow fell leaving the roads empty. >> i was going to complain
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about the wet commute, but after that, maybe i won't. >> reporter: you will complain about the cold coming up, it's a cold snap of the season. the last one we had was uncommercial. we have rain across the i-95 corridor getting lighter and less intense down in south jersey and delaware. the blue up north snow changing over to rain and reading is looking like it's starting to improve. we'll get a closer look at that in a second. let's get you outside, sky6 live hd the clouds are low over the commodor barry bridge. still rather wet. the i-95 corridor looking at ponding and puddling. let's get you to the northern suburbs, allentown, the freezing rain changing over to rain. there's still a lot of blue mixed in here, that's storm tracker 6 live's way of showing you the way we're seeing the transition. be wasteful in the lehigh valley, quakertown, northern
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bucks, northern montgomery county and here and there in through reading as there are spots where you might have slippery road conditions. before we can get the temperatures to rise we're looking at numbers close to the freezing mark in allentown and reading. the movement of all that, it is coming in from the west, we are expecting it is drying out in the northern places, probably around the end of the rush hour maybe before it. down in the i-95 corridor we're looking at a a lot of rape, som- rain, some of it heavy indicated by the yellow. we're looking at a break in philadelphia. but there's rain coming into chester county that will be coming into philadelphia, as well. south jersey and delaware, we're seeing that break up. it's not as bad, but the last band will be can you -- will beg
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through later down the shore. we're close to the freezing mark in allentown and reading so we have concerns in the area with the freezing. however, as we go through the next couple of hours we're expecting the warm air to change over and change the freezing rain completely over to rain later in the morning commute. by 9:00 a.m. it's possible you're drying out in the north and west, probably damp in philadelphia, and by noon, everybody drying except by the shore where you have to wait a little bit longer for that stuff to clear. up in allentown, high of 46 degrees with morning ice changing over to rain over the next couple of hours. down the shore it's been all rain, it will be into the early afternoon where you will see drying. in the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast. you see a high in philadelphia today 51 degrees, again, rain in the morning, but drying later this morning and through the afternoon. sun and clouds tuesday, 45. 44 wednesday, mostly cloudy and look out, a flurry possible wednesday night, and thursday
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behind that system, a bitter wind high of 26 degrees. it will feel like it's around ten even at the better times in the afternoon. very cold on friday, 25. friday night in through saturday, that's an interesting period you could see snowshowers and all out snow, and saturday morning we wind up changing over eventually to rain on saturday. that's the next period to watch, though. >> interesting is one word for it. [laughter]. >> david thank you. deadly blast in turkey. a militant group is claiming responsibility for the attack. coming up who they say they were age for. >> she captured the hearts of fans on the brady show, ahead why susan olson has been fired from a radio show. >> reporter: we have traffic moving okay, that's not the case everywhere. we have a long list of accidents
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>> welcome back, sky6 live hd looking live right now from city hall. you can see the beautiful christmas tree. i am not ready for the holidays at all. i have not bought one present. >> well matt pellman will give you the exact number of days you have to go. it's green monday, people do most of the shopping today and there's deals to be had. >> reporter: this is your special day, funny you should mention that. >> i told you. >> reporter: we have 13 days left, nydia, that's almost two weeks, plenty of time. i'll be out the day before.
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we're live along 202, it's very wet this morning, we expect busy traffic later on today as some people head to the mall to do the shopping. everything is fine along 202. nearby there was a crash kism -- kirk avenue. there's no issues on 422 or the pennsylvania turnpike or 76. there's a utility fire along hit or- harmony road. 309 southbound near 78 there's an accident scene blocking a lane, not so prizing with the frozen precipitation falling up north. we have a crash in newtown, bugs county blocking 332 by tyler state park. holland road a possible there.
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northbound come the headlights from an earlier accident scene by 295. that that has cleared out. there's one on 42 off the ac expressway. there's one off to the side and one in monroe township on the black horse pike southbound. 100 worshipers were killed when the roof of their church in nigeria collapsed. officials say the bible church was under construction and workers had been rushing to finish it. hundreds were inside when the metal girders fell and the iron roof caved in. >> today is national day of mourning in turkey after two bombings killed 38 people and injured 150 others. surveillance video captured the first explosion outside a football stadium on sunday. the match had just finished and fans were flooding into the
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streets. a second blast by a suicide bomber exploded less than a mile away. a kurdish militant group said they were not targeting civilians only police. another loss for the eagles, penalties cost the team a victory over the washington redskins. the eagles would later take a one point lead on a field goal. they needed to hold off the redskins offense for two minutes, but they couldn't. washington chris thompson scored a touchdown. carson wentz could have turned the game around in the final seconds, but he was nailed and fumbled. >> we've had a lot of games like that this season, it's
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frustrating but we have to keep learning from it and keep learning as a team. >> the eagles called it a cheap shot on a potential receiver. darren sproles later tweeted out, i'm doing good. >> the flyers heating up the ice, they sealed their nine game winning streak over the red wings. brayden shenn celebrated a hat trick. he started the winning streak a few weeks ago and kept it alive with 28 saves, his first shutout. it's the team's longest winning streak in 21 years. if you can't find solace with the sixers or eagles look to the flyers. researchers looking at studies on concussions on high
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school athletes. >> >> reporter: i did a little road
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trip you want to new england, it wasn't cold enough here. as i was coming back into new jersey, snow started to fall. by the time i reached this point, in trenton and morrisville, bucks county the snow stopped. this morning the snow is not coming down, but there is rain coming down route 1 the super highway over the bridge from trenton. traffic is moving okay. a sad day in atlantic city as we bid farewell to trooper williams. his funeral will cause a number of street closures, texas, florida, mississippi and columbia place will be closed starting at 8:00 a.m. already delays popping up on the regional rails. i have a feeling it's going to be a rough morning. >> reporter: rough morning on the roads, obviously, matt, as we have a slug of heavy rain coming up the i-95 corridor
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highlighted in yellow. looks like the precipitation will get down along the coast after the rush hour and by lunchtime it will be going off the coast. up in allentown, hamburg and points north we have freezing rain mixing in with welt snowflakes as we wait for it to change over to rain. cloudy skies on the bus stop, temperatures in the upper 30s while waiting for the bus. 39 degrees by 7:00 a.m. 48 by noon. if you have errands to run, the afternoon looks better with a high of 51 degrees by 3:00 p.m. the rain beginning to ease up and die off as we go into the morning in most areas, tam. >> thank you, david. texas is about to launch a massive stud to track brain injuries among middle and high school athletes. they are partnering with the o'donnell brain institute at southwestern medical center to see if rules or equipment changes are improving player
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safety as well as what can be done to protect athletes. texas has a sizable study with 800,000 public athletes. in this morning "g.m.a." first look, in court, friday, tipolito's lawyer turned the spotlight on of the police department behind the video. they staged the encounter and posted it online and put it ahead of the integrity of the investigation something the police department disputes. >> you posted that on youtube so the whole world could see it in 6 minutes. >> reporter: in an interview, she maintained her innocence. >> did you hire a hit man to kill your husband? >> no. coming up at 7:00 a.m., dan
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glrp >> all right, so most of us watched the brady bunch. webbed the girl in the pig tails. she is back in the headlines for
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being out of a job fired as a co-host of a political talk show after getting into a confrontation with a openly gay actor. he came forlgt -- forthwith a private message that she allegedly sent to him on facebook, the radio show said they have no room for that kind of remark.
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>> breaking right now on "action news," a teen is shot to death on a rainy wet philadelphia street corner overnight, his family nearby we're live with the latest. >> a former u.s. congressman convicted of crimes including racketeering and fraud is set to learn his fate today. get ready for a wet commute as a wintry mix sweeps across the region. accuweather is tracking bitterly cold tempts coming our way later in the week. good morning 5:30 a.m., december 12. i'm tamala edwards along with


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