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>> the red sox are world champions! >> the boston red sox win the world series beating the st. louis cardinals 6-1, four games to two. from across the bay to around the world, the stories that matter on "kpix 5 news this morning." captions by: caption colorado >> your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald. and good morning, everyone. it's thursday, it's halloween, october 31st. i'm frank mallicoat. >> i'm michelle griego. time now 6:00. developing now, the usgs confirms a 6.6 quake hit taiwan just about 30 minutes ago. there are no reports of injuries yet. and we're monitoring the reports coming out of taiwan. we'll bring you the latest information as it comes in. a number of people in antioch recovering from dog bites after two dogs charged them. police shot and killed one of the attacking dogs. the other is in quarantine now. the boston red sox are world series champion and the fans are still celebrating. boston beat the st. louis cardinals 6-1 to win the series
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in six games. >> see these red eyes? late night! liz has traffic. >> we have some red traffic sensors popping up, as well. unfortunately we have a traffic alert now out in petaluma, slightly different location than we initially told you. the roads are closed at lakeville highway 116 closed by stage gulch. there was some downed power lines and caused from an earlier accident causing a small brush fire. 101 is a good alternate. ace train 1 behind schedule after letting freight train traffic go through, about 20 minutes late so put a dent in your morning commute. ace train 3 is on time. bart systemwide reporting no delays. we'll take you outside now and show you a live look at the bay bridge toll plaza. obviously the middle lanes, the fastrak ones are still good to go this morning. it's because they have not activated the metering lights yet at 6:01. so they likely will here any minute but in the meantime avoid a big backup for now. and right now, westbound 580 is our only really slow spot.
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maybe that and highway 4, 22 minutes between the altamont pass and 680. that is your "kcbs traffic." for your trick or treat forecast, here's lawrence. >> all right, liz. just a quick update on the earthquake in taiwan. it did not generate a tsunami. around the bay area today out the door we have mostly clear skies. chilly in spots overlooking sfo. no delays expected there. looks like it is going to be a gorgeous day ahead. lots of sunshine coming our way but pretty cold start in some of the north bay valleys. 37 degrees in napa. 39 in santa rosa. and 46 in fremont. around the bay this afternoon, we'll find mostly sunny skies. the temperatures going to be heating up. yesterday 60s and some 70s. much warmer inland about 74 degrees and very nice on this halloween in livermore about 64 degrees in san francisco. that's the latest forecast. back to you guys. >> all right, lawrence. thank you. new this morning, an antioch police officer shot and killed a dog after it attacked a group of people near a trail. kpix 5's cate caugiran is in antioch and cate, two people
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were sent to the hospital. >> reporter: michelle, police officers are still trying to figure out if the two dogs have an owner. the dogs didn't have tags when police found them. and neighbors say they hadn't seen them in the area before. we do know that a man was walking his two dogs on larkspur drive just southeast of bellflower drive before 9:00 last night. as he was getting off the trail, he and his dogs were bitten by two other stray dogs. as that was going on, neighbors heard the commotion and went outside to check it out and then they were bitten, too. antioch police arrived at the scene and the two dogs were still there. >> the dogs charged at the officers and the officers fired upon them and killed one. one ran away while still on the scene the other dog came back and we were able to capture that dog, as well. >> i heard the screaming and there was like a bunch of cop cars out here and i was scared and then i heard gunshots and i ran inside and i was like
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really scared. >> reporter: all four people bitten were either treated at the scene or taken to a local hospital. officers say they had multiple dog bites but they will all be okay. the dogs have been or will be tested for rabies and police say the victims will be notified when the results are in. live in antioch, cate caugiran, kpix 5. >> police are still working to determine the breed of the dogs. neighbors say they look like pit bulls or mixes. santa rosa man is talking about his encounter with a sonoma county sheriff's deputy who fatally shot a teenager last week. jeffrey westbrook claims deputy erick gelhaus pulled a gun on him two months ago. westbrook said he was carpooling to work on 101 when gelhaus pulled him over for failing to use a turn signal. westbrook says he moved his car to make room for the deputy to stand on the highway's narrow shoulder when gelhaus pulled out his gun. >> when he asked me to -- to, you know, if i had weapons, he had the gun the second time. >> westbrook made the decision
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to file a formal complaint before andy lopez's death. a lawyer for deputy gelhaus told the "chronicle" gelhaus and another deputy thought the 13-year-old had a real ak-47. attorney terry leone says gelhaus opened fire because lopez posed a lethal threat. a mother couldn't hide her emotions after her son was convicted of a crime that could lock him up for decades. >> i love you, baby. >> a marin county jury convicted 19-year-old max wade of grand theft auto and attempted murder. the stolen car was celebrity chef guy fieri's lamborghini stolen from a san francisco dealership. he was found guilty of trying to kill a man who was with a girl that he liked. >> it's a very difficult time for the family. >> wade was 17 when the crimes happened but he was tried as an ayou will d he could get up to 30 years in jail when he was sentenced this coming december. he was tried as an adult.
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a man had his car broken into. someone broke into the san francisco police chief's car a few weeks ago outside his home and stole a jacket. chief suhr says he is not immune to crime and the case is unsolved. the search is on for a man who lived at a now closed assisted care facility in castro valley. investigators say 65-year-old edmond bascom wandered away from valley springs manor on friday. that was a day before paramedics rescued the remaining residents after discovering the home was closed and operating with a skeleton staff. he was last seen at the san leandro bart station on friday. happening today, the man shot by san francisco police officers in the marina district is expected to be arraigned. police say 19-year-old rommel narvaez tried to steal a man's iphone sunday. he ran off after allegedly firing his gun. no one was hit. officers found narvaez a few blocks away. they say they shot him after he point his gun at them. protestors plan to march and rally this afternoon to
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save city college of san francisco. a march to city hall is scheduled to start at the school's civic center campus on eddy street at 3:30. a rally is set for 4:00 to demand mayor ed lee support efforts to keep the school open. ccsf is facing closure next year because of accreditation issues. 6:07 now. a san mateo child care aide facing charges for allegedly touching an elementary school girl inpromptly. police say 20-year-old eric michael rents was arrested friday at his home in millbrae. he worked for an after-school program at the more rel elementary school. rents now out on bail is due in court in december. 1982s deadly gas tanker explosion inside the caldecott tunnel has prompted builders to add some extra safety features to the new bore. the fourth tunnel will have a shoulder and a network of electronic message signs and a escape passengers inside. it will also have a railroad like crossing gate to stop
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traffic and fans to suck out smoke and gas. $4,900,000,000 bore expected to open in a couple of weeks. searchers looking for the missing san jose gold miner have found a body. no confirmation it is 65-year- old walter steever, but the body was found about 1500 feet from his truck. steever left his home in west san jose a week ago to mine for gold in the rugged area near the south yuba river. the body found today hasn't been possibly identified. but we're told steever's family is at the scene. right now, boston baseball fans are either recovering from celebrations or still partying. probably the latter, right? yeah. the red sox, they are world series champions once again. it's the third world series victory for boston in 10 seasons. it's the third time in 10 years they clinched the world series title at fenway park. just six months ago, bomb
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blasts killed three people at the boston marathon finish line and injured 260 others. bostonians say the red sox have helped the city recover. >> ever since the day after the bombing, they have been part of it. they put the stripes on their jerseys honoring the victims. and they really have been a party connected to the tragedy in a really special way. >> bombing survivors have been guests of honor at red sox games during the season. well, the white house spooktacular for halloween, check it out. president obama returned from boston to his home decked out in orange and blue lights, spiderwebs and ghoulish pumpkins. coming up, anne makovec with how authorities will be checking up on predators who should have nothing to do with trick or treaters later tonight. it's one local high school where everyone knows everyone. but they are not complaining about it. why this student teacher ratio works for both students and parents in this week's "cool school."
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>> eyes burning, tingling, want to sneeze. >> well, it's a popular hot sauce burning up more than just your tastebuds. and one california city apparently can't take the heat. the city now willing to feel the burn coming up. >> stormy day across parts of the u.s. but here in the bay area, looking very nice. we'll have your halloween forecast coming up. >> and we have some mass transit troubles now. delays for caltrain and ace. we'll have the latest on that after the break. but first, we want to know what drives you crazy during your commute? you can ask a question or even share a gripe by e-mailing us at or you can tweet me directly at wenger elizabeth and watch to see if your question against answered here on the air. ,,,,,,,,,,,,
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texas says it can't take the heat, that's the message the city of denton is sending to irwindale, california. >> the southern california city wear siracha hot sauce is made, some people are complaining the smell from the factory is making them sick. now the city filed a suit against the food company. so here comes the texas town of denton trying to lure siracha and all the jobs that come with it. >> i'm sauls serious. i think every city is fighting to get ahead economically and so it's the cities that are most aggressive about doing that in promoting what assets and resources that they have that end up winning. >> denton has already managed to bring in other big manufacturers such as target. city leaders say there aren't any homes around where sriracha would go so no one would complain. they did more than $60 million worth of sales last year. >> laying the gauntlet down,
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come to texas! here's the halloween commute. >> better than usual at the bay bridge. kept wondering when are they going to turn on the metering lights? they are still off. you can tell because the fastrak lanes are still not filling in. maybe it's halloween and people are taking halloween off. getting a late start putting on their costumes. so there's a live look just the far outer cash fastrak lanes that are getting by or that are delayed but the middle ones still look good. and down the eastshore freeway only a 19-minute drive time so pretty quiet now through berkeley and richmond. this traffic alert remains in effect, this is out in petaluma. lakeville highway, 116 is shut downright now by stage gulch. there were some power lines down caused by an earlier accident also launched a small brush fire. pg&e and fire crews are on scene now. in the meantime, it's shut down. 101 traffic is moving at the limit by the way in petaluma. couple of mass transit notes, as well. caltrain just sent out a tweet. an issue with a door is us canning delays for northbound
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train 103. about 15 minutes behind schedule. but ace train 1 has been having issues all morning since they left the central valley, got a late start due to some earlier freight train traffic, had to wait for that to go through, so still 20 minutes behind schedule. bart that's our good sport systemwide on time with no delays. you can check with our radio partners, kcbs 740-am and 106.9- fm. here's lawrence. >> looking like a very good halloween forecast around the bay area. going to see a lot of sunshine coming our way. headed out the door this morning a little chilly in spots. some of the temperatures in the north bay valleys actually dropping down into the 30s this morning already! by the afternoon, should be mostly clear and warmer all around the bay in the interior valleys, and then it looks like warmer friday but some changes, some spooky changes, over the weekend. high pressure now building in overhead. that is going to make for a treat of a day. lots of sunshine, these temperatures warming up very nicely into the afternoon. mild seasonal weather for this time of year and could be warmer into friday but over the
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weekend some of those clouds beginning to drop into the bay area. around the bay today you will see some 70s in the south bay, some 60s toward the coastline, east bay easily in the mid-70s in some plays like livermore and brentwood. about 74 in fairfield and 72 degrees in pleasant hill. you will find sunshine inside the bay, as well. 64 degrees in san francisco. 69 in oakland. and 70 degrees in novato. next couple of days, we are going to see plenty of sunshine and some warm temperatures inland by the afternoon. then a few spooky looking clouds rolling in over the weekend but we keep things dry. and then it will be cooler into monday. all right. your official halloween forecast. looking very good for the trick or treaters this evening. bundle up a little bit after sunset at 6:12. temperatures will be in the 50s and the 60s. so not too cold, just a little cooler as the night goes on and i remember going out forever on halloween night. >> i know. >> it was awesome. >> pillowcase, fill it up. >> i'm so glad my daughter doesn't have to wear a
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turtleneck under her cleopatra costume. it is one of northern california's smallest high schools. yeah. it's small but that's not such a bad thing actually, michelle. it's pescadero high school tucked away into beautiful coastal community. and it's this week's "cool school." it's a short 50-mile drive down route 1 from san francisco all the while surrounded by spectacular ocean views. just a two-mile trip inland sits the biggest little high school in northern california. >> everyone knows everyone. everyone knows everyone, sometimes too much. but they're okay with it. >> reporter: welcome to pescadero high, home to 99 homegrown high schoolers where bigger isn't necessarily better. >> it's more of a community rather than a school, i think, since it's so small and so close-knit. you can't get away with things easily. >> reporter: they know where you are, right? >> yeah. >> reporter: you know everyone's name in the entire school? >> yeah. probably name them all. >> reporter: that's a good thing. the ratio of student to teacher is 12:1 and they, too, know
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everyone's name. and the ocean and small town feel of the town have drawn in teachers with big credentials like wayne johnson a nuclear engineer and maynard robinson a retired navy commander. >> i'm going to keep teaching here until she carries me out on a stretcher. >> you love it? >> love it. just great. look at these -- these people are great folks. >> reporter: everybody here knows everybody. >> it's a really nice place to live and working with the students you get to treat them like your own. so you get to work with them one on one. >> reporter: all their cafeteria food is grown locally, fresh and organic, from pescadero farms. they feature 7 varsity sports where everyone plays. >> the beach is great. it's nice being so close. >> when i drive home and come in, you know, make the turn off highway 1, i'm just like, ah, this is home. >> reporter: pescadero high school, this week's -- >> "cool school"! >> you get that aw feeling when you get there because it's
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such a great place. they have great amenities. >> they get a lot of teacher attention. >> it's about 12, 13:1, teacher to students and the proms are so small they only had 21 graduate from the senior class last year so the juniors, sophomores and freshmen all go to the senior prom, very cool. >> what's cool about your school? email your nomination to us at we might come and feature your school on the show. 6:20 right now. hockey is notorious for getting rough so it's not surprise how one player dealt with getting a puck to the face and loose teeth. and i'm dennis o'donnell. at oracle arena, st. louis needed a win to stay alive in the world series and it was a record night for the golden state warriors in their season opener. we'll have it all coming up. ,,,,,,
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good morning, frank. what are you smiling about? last night, it looked like a changing of the guard really in western conference. the once mighty lakers simply dominated by the hapless golden state warriors. big show before game for a team with big expectations. curry to klay thompson who had a career-high 38 points. iguodala steal, lee had 24. warriors win 125-94. the average price for a ticket last night at fenway was around $2,000. cardinals rookie michael walker trying to force a game 7 but in the third shane victorino bagged one off the monster with the bases loaded. everybody scored on the triple to make it 3-0 boston. it was 6-1 red sox in the ninth when koji uehara strikes out matt carpenter to end the game. the third title in 10 years and it's the first time since 1918 that boston has celebrated a championship at fenway park.
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>> john mcclellan and the sharks facing the kings for the first time since l.a. dumped them in the play-offs. kings power play in overtime. a one-time bullet that slips past niemi. 4-3 the final. the sharks' second loss of the five-game road trip and just the second loss of the season. so the golden state warriors out of the blocks very strong and a record win over the l.a. lakers. but the big news of course this morning, certainly, in the channel 5 studios the red sox win the world series at fenway park. that's why frank is gloating. i'm dennis o'donnell. back to you guys. >> was there a baseball game last night? >> gloating and smiling i have to say. >> glowing. >> glowing? >> gloating? play of the day, we are going to retrack it once again. pitcher uehara giving the world series title title, 95 years since this happened at fenway park.
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and again,the legendary turf of fenway park, the parade tomorrow. >> you were up late last night watching. >> all good. >> this is an unfortunate side of being a professional hockey player. look at number 9, look closely. penguin gets hooked in the mouth by his own teammate's stick. look at this. on the bench, dupue yanked out the loose tooth and gave it to a trainer as a souvenir. >> and then played. >> that is a little gross. okay. 6:26. explosive allegations against the state senator with a hollywood twist. how he is accused of helping the film industry for a little extra money. >> to some people it will be illegal tonight to even open their front door depending on who is knocking. coming up, we'll tell you about "operation boo." ,,,,,,,,
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is this flu shot necessary? it keeps you healthy during flu season. but does it hurt? nah. plus you get a really sweet bandaid! anything else i should know? here's a thought, try scoring more points on the other team. okay. even a warrior can get sick. kaiser permanente reminds you to get your flu shot this season.
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your realtime captioner is mrs. linda m. macdonald if you're taking your kids trick or treating tonight have you thought about sex offenders? the state has. we'll tell you about the special rules in place to protect your children. >> and what does this cupcake shop have to do with signing up for obamacare? and so why do people calling this business in hopes of getting healthcare? we'll explain. >> nothing spooky now but a little chilly outside. what will it be for the rest of your day? we'll talk about that coming up. >> and they finally activated the metering lights over at the bay bridge so that means a big traffic jam. we'll show you more coming up. thank you, liz. good morning, everyone. it's thursday, october 31.
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i'm frank mallicoat. >> i'm michelle griego. time now 6:30. and we got some developing news at this hour. 6.6 earthquake hit eastern taiwan. the usgs says the quake hit in a remote mountainous area. it was strong enough though for buildings in the capital of taipei to sway. no reports though of serious damage or injuries yet. weaver monitoring the news feeds out of -- we are monitoring the news feeds out of taiwan and we'll bring you the latest information as it comes in. a number of people are recovering from dog bites after two dogs bit them a little before 9:00 last night at a trail in antioch. a man was walking his two dogs when two other dogs attacked them. three neighbors who came to help were also bitten. police shot and killed one of the attacking dogs. the other ran away but was later captured and is in quarantine this morning. and new this morning, officer across california will be conducting "operation boo" tonight to protect trick or treaters from sexual predators. kpix 5's anne makovec is live
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at sfpd. officers will be making sure sex offenders are not handing canada degree toy trick or treaters. >> reporter: that's right! the sfpd is one of many agencies participating that will be paying "visits" to parolees tonight making sure that sex offenders are separated from halloween celebrations. even scarier that spiders and goblins what might be lurking behind a closed-door. that's why the state department of corrections is enforcing special rules for all sex offenders out on parole. there are about 6500 of them in california. and tonight -- >> so they can't have the lights on. there can be no decorations. in fact, further, they can't even leave their homes. >> reporter: if they open their door to anyone who is not law enforcement, they are subject to arrest. >> it keeps them away interest children. it's a high risk population. it keeps them away from children. it's a high risk population. >> reporter: it's a concern parents trick or treating with their kids hadn't thought of when planning their routes. >> maybe who has the most decorations and try to go by
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that. >> reporter: of course, the danger isn't just at homes. hundreds of paroled sex offenders live on the streets. and later today, they will be rounded up and taken to a state facility to stay during trick or treating hours. >> we'll provide them access to the parolee outpatient clinic, job training and drug and drug treatment programs and receive instruction that evening. >> reporter: some say the rules are harsh. >> i think it's taking away their rights to express themselves. why can't they have halloween decorations in their windows? >> reporter: others are glad the state is vigilant. >> i'm happy that they are doing that. i hope, you know, they help the kids out and the parents with safety. >> reporter: so all of this begs the question, is this a problem? are there any recent examines of pedophiles snatching up trick or treaters? the people in charge of the program couldn't cite one. >> anne, what's the penalty if
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the rules are broken? >> reporter: it's a parole violation and they could be sent to jail immediately for even answering the door, six months in jail. >> anne makovec live in san francisco, thank you. hayward police have a suspect for the murder of a man who was shot to death in front of his daughter nearly four years ago. 24-year-old dereak turner of vallejo was arrested tuesday. investigators believe he got into a verbal fight with thomas cunningham over cunningham's dogs and then shot him. cunningham was killed in front of his 13-year-old daughter after he just bought her an ice cream. some other bay area news now on this thursday. a state official is recommending pg&e be fined the maximum amount over its recordkeeping for a gas pipeline in san carlos. the records as well as the internal memos created some concern that the gas line could fail and cause a repeat of the san bruno disaster. an administrative law judge proposed a fine of nearly $7 million. the public utilities commission would decide the amount in
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december. there's another accident involving a truck belonging to san francisco's recreation and parks department. a 12-year-old boy was hit yesterday near girard and bacon streets. the truck then hit an oncoming car. the boy is expected to be okay. police are still looking into who was at fault. police say a man driving a stolen car caused a horrific crash in san francisco's inner richmond district. the car thief ran a red right at 10th and geary and plowed into a lexus suv. the impact flipped the lexus over, sending it crashing into two other cars. all four drivers went to the hospital along with a passerby hit by flying debris. a state senator from southern california is accused of accepting $60,000 in bribes. al-jazeera broke the story about ron calderon a democrat from montebello. the news agency cites a classified federal affidavit. calderon is accused of accepting the money from undercover fbi agents in exchange for writing
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legislation favorable to the film industry. so far, calderon has not been charged with any crime. a big night for meteorologist lawrence karnow because there's a lot of kids that want candy. >> it is! i mean, this is a really important forecast for today! i think it's going to work out great, too. high pressure now just kind of settling in over the bay area. a chilly start out the door this morning. but mostly clear skies overlooking sfo right now. looks like it's going to stay that way all day long. down to the 30s in napa. 51 in san francisco. this afternoon, enjoying sunshine and warmer temperatures today up in the 70s in much of the south bay. maybe some mid-70s into the east bay. and then as you get inside the bay you will see about 69 in oakland, 64 in san francisco and 69 degrees and a very nice evening for the trick or treaters. let's check the "kcbs traffic" with elizabeth. >> -- let's check the roads now with your "kcbs traffic" with elizabeth. >> thanks, lawrence. not so good in petaluma. this traffic alert is still in
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effect. in fact it shut down highway 116 lakeville by stage gulch. they have been doing some clean- up, mop-up after a brush fire and some power lines were down after an earlier accident. delays on southbound 101 into petaluma. so heads up. we'll let you know when that traffic alert is lifted. the delays continue to grow at the bay bridge. it is stacked to you. about the west grand overcrossing 10 to 15 minutes to get on the bay bridge and traffic has finally filled in in the cash and the fastrak lanes the middle ones. caltrain also sent out a tweet this morning. northbound train 103 behind schedule from 10 to 15 minutes late but that ace train 1 is a problem since early this morning leaving the central valley, still about 20 minutes delayed. ace train 3 is on time. back to you guys. >> thank you. president obama and one of his top officials are taking responsibility for the problems plaguing the nation's new healthcare website. the president spoke at a rally
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in boston yesterday. he vowed to get the problem solved promptly and said the healthcare reform program will live up to its promise. health and human services secretary kathleen sebelius apologized for the glitches when she faced a number of questions from a congressional committee. >> who was in charge as it was -- >> was in charge up to -- >> at that team, who is the individual -- >> michelle snyder is the -- >> michelle snyder is the one responsible for this debacle? >> well -- [ pause ] >> -- excuse me, congresswoman. michelle snyder is not responsible for this debacle. hold me accountable for the debacle. i'm responsible. >> okay. >> a little heated. sebelius promised things will be fixed by the end of november. and this sure doesn't look like a place to sign up for obamacare. but many new yorkers are calling a brooklyn cupcake shop trying to get healthcare information. state health department mistakenly named the shop and several other businesses as obamacare enrollment sites. telephone numbers were given out, as well.
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the bakery says it's getting 20 to 25 calls a day from people wanting information on their policies. this week marks 75 years since one of the most notorious broadcasts ever to hit the airwaves. it was in 1938 that orson wells' adaptation of hg wells "war of the worlds" was carried by the cbs radio network. the audio play about martians invading the united states was done like a news broadcast. millions of people did not hear the disclaimer and went into a panic thinking it was real. 97-year-old william hearst is the only surviving cast member. >> i really thought it was pretty, uhm, far out and that people would not respond to it. >> scouting planes report three martian planes visible above treetops moving towards somerville with people fleeing. >> while many people didn't appreciate the impact of "war
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of the worlds," it launched orson wells' career. >> rosebud. >> time now 6:39. they are glasses with digital information. the look at the latest wearable device that lets you play chess or watch a movie anywhere. >> google is keeping it secret. so is everyone else apparently. what we're uncovering about the mystery barges out on the bay. >> and the market just opened up about 10 minutes ago. let's get a quick look at the early numbers here. so far, everything is down. coming up we'll get an update from kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks. ,,,,
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and your hands into the picture to let users manipulate content. the prototype is bulky but metta's goal is to shrink it down. a pair is available for preorder at $667 and will? inin january. this is a first. a woman in san diego just got a traffic ticket for wearing google glass while driving. she was pulled over for speeding but when the officer saw her google glass he gave her a ticket for that, too. she was so surprised she posted this picture of the ticket on google plus. the woman says her google glass was off but the officer says it was blocking her view. kpix 5 has uncovered more details about those mysterious google barges floating near treasure island. there are two barges here, a third one in maine. and we have learned that a tenant called buy and large, or bal, is leasing space across from the barge on the island and there's a sign telling anyone allowed in to turn off their phones and their cameras. sources tell us those barges could be retail centers for
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google glass. still, google is isn't talking. there is another drop in the number of americans losing their jobs. here's kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks to chat about it on this thursday morning. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, frank. good morning, michelle. not a whole lot of improvement in the job market. we have not seen a whole lot of hiring over the past few months and now the labor department reporting that first time weekly unemployment claims are down by 10,000 to 340,000. the one notable thing about this report is it's the first one in about 2 months that's free of distortions after california upgraded its own system and worked through a big backlog. so the four-week actually went up to over 356,000 was still impacted by that number. so we didn't have a clear longer term picture of jobless claims. lots of corporate earnings coming in. facebook reported after the closing bell yesterday it easily topped expectations, its revenue up 60% from a year earlier to more than $2 billion. it saw a big gain in mobile advertising revenue up 34% from
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the prior quarter. that's critical for the company. but in a worrisome sign for investors, the company admitted that team daily usage on the site continues to decline, that's not a trend that facebook wants to see going into the future. teen daily usage on the site continues to decline. yesterday after record highs on tuesday, dow lower by a couple of points, nasdaq up by 2, s&p up by 1 points. facebook shares falling by about 1%. michelle and frank, back to you. >> thank you, kcbs radio's financial reporter jason brooks. let's kick it over to liz now on this halloween morning. how's traffic? >> it is. it's looking spooky if you are coming southbound six six. unfortunately we have a new accident now. it's approaching sunol. the left lane and center divide both blocked and it looks like we are seeing slow-and-go conditions from at least 580. so again, that accident just reported, chp is heading to the scene. in the meantime, we are seeing our usual delays here at the bay bridge toll plaza, pretty typical for 6:46 a.m. and you can see the metering lights are turned on. it's filling in all the lanes
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and it's stacked up toward the west grand overcrossing so about 15 minutes to get on the bay bridge. traffic alert also remains in effect at petaluma. the road is closed due to an earlier power lines down smaller brush fire in the area. it's now out by the way. clean-up crews are still out there. lakeville highway 116 shut down by stage gulch and it is causing a few delays on 101. also westbound 580 traffic is heavy this morning. no exceptions through tracy coming on 205 and through the livermore valley. if you have any questions once you hit the road tune to our radio partners, kcbs 740-am and 106.9-fm. that is your latest "kcbs traffic." here's lawrence. >> can't even find any scary looking clouds outside right now. in fact, mostly clear skies around the bay area. going to stay that way all day long. a little chilly though if you are heading out the door. some of the temperatures at least in the north bay down into the 30s. still we'll find plenty of sunshine today under high pressure. the temperatures are going to be warming up today a bit.
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in fact as you head to some of the interior valleys mid-70s and even warmer into friday. high pressure now just a dome really protecting us from any rainfall as the jet stream stays well to the north. that will strengthen a little bit tomorrow so dry and seasonal weather some very mild temperatures outside for today and the next couple of days. not only here, but around the state as high as 78 degrees in redding. about 78 and sunny in sacramento. about 57 degrees and sunny in lake tahoe. 63 into monterey bay. temperatures around our bay today you're looking at 60s and some mid-70s in the warmest spots and it looks like a great day ahead. in fact, tomorrow going to be a little bit warmer, then a few scary looking clouds coming in on saturday and sunday but no rain in the forecast. a little cooler into monday. all right. time for your schoolcast. today we go to audubon elementary school in foster city. for your morning bell you may need a jacket or maybe a good costume on this halloween. temperatures in the mid-40s. by lunchtime recess, 67 degrees.
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and final bell, 71. and by the way they have their halloween parade today at 2:00 this afternoon. always a neat thing to see. if you would like to have us do a forecast for your school, go to we would love to get that on the air. i always loved halloween. >> your favorite costume? >> i was a great pumpkin one year and my mom stuffed me with newspapers. by the time i got home, it was all gone and i wasn't so great anymore. [ laughter ] a san jose man spent thousands and hundreds of hours putting together a hollywood- inspired new hampshire house and it's pretty impressive. bob is known for his elaborate designs. he turned his front yard into a pirate ship in 2011, then in 2012 a haunted mansion but this year he is taking people on an adventure straight out of the movies. >> reporter: grab your whip and fedora and come to san jose.
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bob schiro has outdone himself again. >> let's go! >> reporter: this year, bob converted his home on church drive to a three-story ode to one of the most iconic movies of all time indiana jones, and the temple of doom. >> reporter: remember the snake pit scene? yeah, he's got that. settle down, they're fake. ♪[ music ] >> reporter: how about the part when the man's heart was richard out and he drops into hot magma -- was ripped out and he drops into hot maga. it's simulated with lava and heart. who can forget when indiana stole the statue and triggered the rolling stone? bob says kids and adults get a kick out of the reenactment. he rigged a garage door opener and hooked it up to a giant styrofoam ball. construction started in august. bob is a contractor and tries to recycle unused building materials. attention to detail is everywhere. he spent $4,000 and a dozen neighbors volunteered more than 1,000 hours. is there an easy answer to why
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you do this? >> i think so. i think for four hours on halloween everybody comes together and for those four hours we're all on the same page enjoying something that's really cool. >> reporter: and so today, halloween is the big day. the nonscary hours for the kids are from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. from 6 p.m. on they pull out all the stops all the actors going full steam. the music is blasting. it's going to be a good time. the address is on church drive in san jose. you cannot miss it. best of all, it's free. in san jose, kiet do, kpix 5. >> i wish i lived in his neighborhood. >> no kidding. can you imagine? i think bob is a kid at heart. he must be. 1,000-plus man hours and $4,000? as you might imagine, halloween, happy halloween, that's trending right now. also trending, leonardo dicaprio movie about a stock scammer due out on christmas day. contaminate spices. 12% of all spices imported are
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6:56 am she says the website is improving every day but more changes are needed. in addition, lawmakers express concerns about the security of the website. she says the site is secure. americans don't need to fear putting their personal information into the site. the "washington post" is reporting the nsa broke into communications centers for yahoo and google to steal millions of records from the company. the nsa denies the report. it also denies the organization spied on the vatican. an italian magazine says the nsa recorded vatican phone calls and may have eavesdropped on the conclave when the cardinals selected pope francis. and the red sox are world series champions. boston beat up on the cardinals 6-1 to win the series in six games. this is the first time the team won a world series victory at fenway park since 1918 when the babe was still playing for the sox. tonight thousands of kids will hit the streets for trick or treating and that's why the state department of corrections is enforcing special rules for
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all sex offenders on parole. officers in several cities across the state will make sure the parolees don't have any contact with trick or treaters. they can't have lights on, decorations and can't leave home. a marin county jury convicted 19-year-old max wade of grand theft auto and attempted murder. he stole a lamborghini and he tried to kill a girl he liked. he faces 20 years to life when he is sentenced in december. >> reporter: i'm cate caugiran live in antioch. two dogs bit four people overnight. and police are trying to figure out if these dogs have owners. neighbors in the area say they haven't seen them here before. four people with multiple dog bites after two stray animals got out of control. >> scary and then i heard gunshots and i ran inside and i was like really scared. >> reporter: it started when a man was walking his dogs near
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larkspur and bellflower drive just before 9:00 last night. as he was getting off a trail two loose dogs bit him and his dogs. three neighbors in the area heard what was going on so they decided to check it out. then the dogs struck again biting all three of them. >> if that happened during the halloween when they are all trick or treating and having a good time with their family it would have been horrific and devastating. >> officers arrived. and the dogs charged at the officers and the officers were forced to fire upon the dogs killing one. one of the dogs ran away. while still on the scene the other dog came back and we were able to capture that dog as well. >> reporter: all four people injured were treated at the scene or taken to a local hospital. officers say they are expected to be okay. police are still trying to determine the breed of the dogs. neighbors in the area say they look like pit bulls or pit mixes. reporting live in antioch, cate caugiran, kpix 5. our last check of "kcbs traffic," we will go outside live to san mateo and show you
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what it looks like now approaching hillsdale. it's getting more crowded along the peninsula and there's a new accident reported in burlingame. northbound 101 once you hit broadway, there is an overturn accident. and on the maps now southbound 680 approaching sunol and pleasanton a multicar crash still blocking two left lanes or at least the left lane and the center divide. traffic is slow from 580 and checking some other drive times the eastshore freeway delays from richmond into berkeley. that is your latest "kcbs traffic." here's lawrence. >> your halloween looking very good. yeah, not even any spooky clouds out there in your skies. a very nice beginning to the day. lots of sunshine coming our way a little cool to start though some 30s in the north bay valleys now, 40s and 50s elsewhere. this afternoon 70s inland, 60s inside the bay and 60s at the coast. next couple of days more sunshine but a nice halloween this evening for everyone! >> are you dressing up tonight? >> i think i will. >> yeah. >> the great karnow, what else?
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