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good >> arrest air san francisco man >> have regulators become too cozy with pg and e? >> this was a team effort. >> a south bay congressman declaring victory. what doesis opponent have to say just minut ago. >> the bayarea's biggest hlth provider provides its first local ebola net. >> watch as police pepper sprayed a pan. >> it started at 4:00 p.m
. sky 7 shows you the man falling into the water. >> officers thr him a line. they pulled him out they restrained this man before putting him on a gurney. >> the man had a box cutter as well as iron rod with him. >> police have not told us how he got into the canal in the first place. good evening. owe >> this so called dark net is darker tonight. shut down hundreds of elicit sites on that secret network. one major arrest made in san francisco. and vic lee has more. >> th dark net is a site that is enkrifted so makes it hard to track uss. now, prosecutors say the web site of the san francisco man
arrested w raking in $8 million a month. he was arrested on wednesday at his apartment on the 900 block of florida street. neighbors said fbi agents were swarming arod the flat in the early ternoon. no one seemed to know why. amy thought they were buying his tesla. >> i just thought they're buying a car. >> but they were there to arrest a man charged with starting a spin off version of the silk road web site. silk road 2.0 operated on the tour network. which is homeo illegal marketplaces. the mastermind of the silk ro was ross albrict.
the governor says the arrest was only a tip o the iceberg and that a global police operation closed 40 web sites. besides u.s., it involves 16 european countries. the u.s. attorney says it represents a break through for fighting cyber crime. >> this is like 19th century law enforcement chasing 21 century crime. >> others say there is just too much money to be madeo stop the illegal marketplace. >> if there is a demand for elicit drugs there will be people willing to buy them. >> now, he waved extra decision. and since this case originated with the u.s. attorney in new york, he'll be taken there to face charges
vic lee, abc7news. >> thank you. >> the state attorney general intensify aid pbe of the california public utilities commission. seizing evidence as part of the investigation of the back door communication with pg and e. abc7 news is live on van ness avenue. >> the state attorney general isn't talking but three did show up way search warrant. >> we're pleased that the attorney general is taking this seriously. >> city leaders coun't have been more pleased when investigat investigators seized documents e regulator is being investigated foraving a cozy relationship with pg & e. >> we're looking for pg and e.
do the business of the cities of california. >> since the pipeline explosion, the city leaders have been relentless to release years of documents. mang damaging are e mails. the then chief of staff carol down is asked by brian cherry, any news on reassignment? brown relies working on it. i hope the mess is worth it. cherry responds you'll owe me if you do, mily face. >> peopleho get charged are the scapegoats. i thinkthere is a difference we want to make sure people at the top don't get a free walk.
>> we'd like to see justice done if charges are appropriate. >> crews are on the scene trying to fix a natural gas leak that paralyzed downtown san jose today. a giant cloud of gas for hours that forced office building and business workers to shut down. >> i got the gas mas the fire department responded. >> it's just a high volume natural gas.
the goal is try to prevent anyone from getting hurt. >> firefighters looking for pockets of natural gas. pg & e says it could take a couple hours more. >>arin county coroner completed its investigation into the death of robin williams, williams died to asphyxia due to hanging, that it was a suicide and no sign of alcohol or illegal drugs in his system he hanged himself with a belt inside of his home in august. s family revealed he had been dinosed with parkinson's disease and the police report saide showed signs of paranoia before the ath. investigators found nothing out of the ordinary when searching his iphone the toxicogy report did detect prescription medications but only inormal amounts. >> in the battle against eeb yoep yoela, kaiser permanente
says sit ready. >> when it comes to ebola, kaiser says it is not fooling around. there is a nw facility with air-tight rooms. >> at you see here is a critical care unit dedicated to ebola care. >> if you're among one in three residents with kaiser this is where you'll go if you contract ebola. >> this is a pack on the back. >> on this sixthloor kaiser equipped a select group of doctors and nurses >> this team to have that specialized training just like we have for cardiac care. or criticalcare. >> the staff in this unit spent
hours in training, playing out scenarios, these nurses say the volunteered for this task. >> it's posh to take care of the patients. >> not every nurse likes this approach. >> we're asking to have equipment and protection equipment. zmat suits, powered respiratory for all nurses. >> california nurses association which is in negotiations says it's the latest place. >> we're about to go on strike at kaiser on tuesday we're going on strike because of the bigger context. >> we're very disappointed that union put our nurses in tat position. >> kaiser told reporters they're following best practices. >> our commitment is to assure
we limit the number of facilities taking care of the patients. once thatappens they'll be transported here to a similar facility. in oakland, abc7 news. >> we're going to reveal the secret this man kept from family and friends for 50 years until the i team uncovered the truth. >> despite cooling low clouds we're expecting a warm weekend i'll have the accu-ather forecast in just a moment. >> ski season is here. tonight the key area to pop up the run. >> save yourself a trip to the store and sand money, too. ahead on seven on your side, how
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>> we can reveal a secret kept by a hayward man. he's beeniving a die. he kept the truth from family and friends but made a confession to his churchnd i team. >> and dan, this is incredible. >> stolen valor is an epidemic across the country. our aim is to spread the word that phonies will be exposed.
this involves a church official. >> people who know him say the 73-year-old would tell anyone he's a retired navy s.e.a.l. their children grew up thinking their dad was a hero. and the congregation heard stories from deacon fortner. >> if he came to church he would want to tell you about his s.e.a.l. background. >> one group recorded a session and posted it online. >> you served in the s.e.a.l.s. nine years. >> nine years, nine months, 26 days17 hours. >> he talked about the dangero life as a special warfare
operating, claiming he jumped from a plane, dove 370 feet. >> we banged on the submarine to see if anyone is still alive. >> he showed off a spot where a grenade supposedly injured his leg and talked about killing a 14-year-old boy in vieam. >> i had no choice. i ill see his face. >> a member of his church forwarded that video to don shipley, a real retired navy s.e.a.l. >> everyone of those insane stories he's been telling are lies. >> shipley tuns a s.e.a.l.-style training camp, and responds to questions about imposters he tells me fortner never was a navy s.a.l. >> he is a deacon in the church.
he holds a superior positi in in that. >> documents show he did serve ten years as a radar man but was not a s.e.a.l. armed with this information, i called mike fortner and asked for an interview. he declined >> you claimed you're a navy s.e.a.l. >> yes. >> you are not. >> i'm what they called a top secret. >> wrur top secret. >> yeah. >> it took a while for him to stop 50 years of lies i pressed him about that recordg. >> s.e.a.l. team leader of 1, 2, 6, incredible. >> that true? >> yes. >> unsolved with 1, 2, and 6. >> yes. >> but six didn't come into existence until 1980s
>> in 68. >> no. it didn't. >> i explained names of anyone who attended training are public. he is not on the list. >> that is part of the report. you did not attend, did you? >> all right? you're right. . >> i wanted to understand why he told the lie. >> maybe it's good that it is out. >> can you explain why? >> i don't know why. >> why ll that? >> because was, i don't know. >> yes. >> do your kids believe you're a naf yeef s.e.a.l.? >> they won't after today. >> he was there the next church service to confess. >> god began to talk to me. and pleasing forrive me. i'm sorry.
he tells me he gained trust. >> he's not sorry he pulled lies, but sorry he got caught. i'll take down anyone else that claims that navy s.e.a.l. status when they're not. >> his wife and kids tell me theying forrive him. you can go to the i team page or by calling. >> thank you, dan. >> sno board season is back. >> there is natural powder. >> not bad because of the
combination of real and man made snow. and mount rose also opeed today. >> it's early in the season. we're not getting rainfall for a while we have clear skies over the bay area now. and there is low clouds visibility in half moon bay to five miles. so that is not evidence on this view looking west. we have 58 degrees now in san francisco. 61 in oakland. san jose, 62. 65 in morgan hill.
west of sfo, it's 62 degrees in santa rosa. 64 in fairfield. 66 concord. areasf dense fog in spots overnight. warmer days are ahead. there is a chance of rain developing after mid week next week. areas of the coastline, lingering patches of fog that will be dense in spots. and now, let's take a look at overnight conditions with fog alonsections of the coastline. w temperatures into low to
mid-50s there is a large clear skies. there is a major powerful storm, tropical storm out moving towards and into the bering sea right now. this abig unusual storm. tomorrow, no stoy weather. sunny, mild and calm. high temperatures upper 70s to low 80s and mid to upper 70s on the peninsula. east bay highs mid to upper 70s, upper 70s to around 80. here is the accu-weather
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>> join us tonight the flower being blamed for a man's death. it's possible, but can investigators prove it? >> then, on abc7 news at 11:00 a debilitating disease, battling with diet. why changing what you eat can reverse affects of alzheimer's >> we begin to turn our attention to the winter holidays let's not forget those whom it's a difficult time of the year. one out of si goes hungry. about 800,000 people in the communities. perhaps someone you know. this week, our an nul give where you live food drive every dollar or food donation makes a real difference. it's easy.
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