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live, from the bay area's news station this is the kron 4 morning news. >> the top story this morning, new year's day with a worrisome start for dozens of residents. a fire breaks out in the san francisco's financial district in an apartment complex. >> the bay area brings in a spectacular fireworks. more coverage of locally and around the world. >> exciting news! it will host the world's yachting top. what that means for the city's economy. >> a chilly, wet start. we will take a live look outside. >> also, with showers cover
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in the bay area over night jacqueline has a first look at the forecast. >> well, after a rainy night showers are filling in from the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's and the north bay which was very cold. and it is going to be slow to warmest this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 p.m., with 51 degrees and call alto. 52 degrees in
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oakland, another storm later today. details on that, and time it out on futurecast coming up in just a bit. >> a difficult way to start the new year, this was in the financial district. no serious injuries, and because of this fire is still under investigation. >> and around midnight, the waterfront, the was a 15 minute show. with an estimate to 50 revellers near the ferry plaza. 250 thousand people. and this firework's anchored from two different tugboats. also, zero tolerance policy for public drunkenness and a crackdown on dui.
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>> new year's eve near fisherman's wharf. and they are enjoying their evening. meanwhile, the summer of love celebration with the 1960's icon. >> and everything old is new again. with over 1 million people packing into times square. and mayor of bloomberg hit the button with the medal of honor recipient staff sergeant and dick clark also made an appearance. the 39th annual. and all of those kisses. and whit celebrations in new york and around the world. >> the ball has dropped in times square, and the crowd went wild! bringing in 2011. >> with pageantry, and possess that only york city can offer. this as.
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>> and with thousands of people of cut cast members bringing in the new year with affection. with lots of music and a ton of confetti and a usual source of the motion. worldwide celebrations with a variety of this place with subdued to the elaborate. and this fresh start of harmony, celebration and york. earlier, the historic st storm all elements working together to make sure that it was a happy and safe start for the new year. from one party to the other. >> dislike any party comes the clean up. it-just like any party, but this is nothing but it cannot handle. this is a party that n.y. co-host's every year. >> and reporting live, i am
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amanda kaustic. >> and st. peter's basilica, this has been a long time tradition. for the first of every year, the poll reflected on to the 52 fatalities in iraq where 52 popes were killed. the pope reflected. >> and in the bay area, civic leaders and ceiling fans. after intense negotiations the next america's-intense sailboard sailboat fans. this is the oldest cup and a huge cash to the bay area. iran san francisco the golden gate yacht club the small celebration is taking place. san francisco will be hosting the 2013 america's cup. sponsored by the yacht club will be hosted by the
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oracle/bmw racing team that had victor the last time. and this is something the heaven waiting for. in the san francisco provides a unique and the feeder. and ordinarily, the article out on to the water. this is where people can enjoy from the shore with their unique at the theater. and they never thought if sailing was an event? it is not only just for rich people. hopefully, this will provide the impression that it is enjoyed by everyone. >> $90 million, and with hotel, payroll, and parking. -19 million should be projected. also, generating with $1 billion and business. >> just what the city needs. >> still had, it is going to cost a little bit more to heat the new year. even if you do not use a lot of electricity.
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>> and a live look at london. the new year's day parade is well under way.
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>> good morning, and happy new year. the brunt of this is headed east. towards the sierras, and leaving the bay area. hi, try and strike up this morning. >> we are high and dry through the bay area. this morning. >> and a arrest through santa clara county last week 28 year-old joseph jenkins was captured holding a rifle, using that december 23rd mall robbery at gunpoint. unsuccessful. and
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also, he had a knife point carjacking. the woman was on harmed during a carjacking. also he is linked to a robbery in the sunny dale. >> with keeping rates beginning today, pg&e says that people that use little power will see their rates increase about 3%. however, customers to use a large amount will get a cut of 2.5%. that will people with larger homes and the central valley deal with larger electricity bills. after the past summer's heat wave. and i >> also, another 255 for caltrain. this increase is the ongoing budget gap crisis. it is estimated $1.4 million annually. >> and coming up, we will have a report on some of the new california law for 2011.
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>> today is one-1-11. >> hey! i did not think of that. and with sports coming up. >> and first, a live look outside. the james bridge. with a bit of white pavement with on/off rainfall overnight. wet pavement--. perhaps a little bit of rainfall projected for our day-to-day our
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>> we are back at kron 4 news the south bay. it is difficult to determine how those conditions are. >> yes, and through san jose is been cleared but it is also wet. and i was not sure what direction the rainfall was headed. all but checking with jacqueline bennett.
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>> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some isolated showers. >> today, chilly temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall overnight and into tomorrow morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. we will see even more as we head into tomorrow. >> invoke this morning, showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day. and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline. and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not much
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rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. most of this debate on a sunday will be dry. similar to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned show gory, yesterday. short-activity yesterday, and this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one- third in of the north bay. 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what you can expect. overcast. snow /on/off, and about six fresh and as a power. and
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will add to that drop the day. with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several more inches of snow falls due this weekend. pack locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 ansan francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday, wednesday, and the rainfall
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could return to our forecast by friday. >> thank you, jacqueline and how about the college sports. with no represents station of the west coast. it is wisconsin. the month- representation of the west coast--, and in the nba, the warriors. your top sports moments of 2010. >> will start you off with the new year's eve night in the carolinas. the warriors on the road, with charlotte, and with his dad, and calling the team for the charlotte bobcats. and with one after another, 24 points. the warriors hanging up by two points. and in this sequence, the bobcats are on the run. through ellis, making it with a jab, alice with 25 points. and
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they're only up by one point. the last play of the game, steve injection, and nonchalantly marches up for three. steven jackson-- towards victory, 36. >> the 49ers defensive linemen macdonald was fined $5,000 for unnecessarily striking the rams' quarterback. and in the first quarter he had a 15 yd penalty. mcdonald's will appeal that fine. and with a stanford football will be on its way from miami. it appears to be caught up in the orange bowl. and also the cheik fil a bolt with a bad intentions of florida. marcus lot more did not return. and it would be all florida state from there on. chris thompson that at one at 0 7 yds. this touchdown run. the florida state
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seminoles, with 46-17 over south carolina. sun bowl, noted game, against the miami hurricanes. another game against the hurricanes. and he's going to go out and bring it down. two of the touchdown passes, with no dame. and they have a victory with notre dame. and 10-4 from the earlier show. here are three, two, one. >> #3. a perfect mother's day. [applause] >> bennington he has done it! a perfect game. he has thrown a perfect game. >> no. 2. >> i want winners. after 41 games, mike singletary let go. the team was
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underachieving, 6-10, and they're out of the playoffs, once again. >> #one. [applause] >> and struck him out, since the first time since 1954. the giants of the world champions! >> and i was just thinking that i wonder what the no. 1 spot would be? [laughter] >> and the raiders returning to mediocrity [laughter] >> they're still promise. and of course, the number one was the giants. >> still to come on kron 4 news this weekend, and we're going to take a look at a volatile year in afghanistan. >> later, how one lucky winner could be made $290 million richer. will have that, one become back.
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>> welcome back, a turbulent year for afghanistan. samantha hayes. >> president barack obama was setting his sights on afghanistan. >> increasing our troops so afghanistan and take the lead on themselves in july. and our troops could start to come home. >> the team to go to the ldeliver development but this lift tpricing casualties. with growing disagreement over karsie or tactics and the afghan government will still be in full control of its country's destiny by 2014. the allied cause was not helped by a rolling stone interview. general stanley
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mcchrystal, the allied leader be little the obama administration. >> when i first read it i was nearly sec. >> general stanley mcchrystal was asked to deresigned. >> as difficult as it is i think that it is best for our national security. >> the drug on four national troops and with troop withdrawal was on schedule. >> the draw out. >> this will still be on schedule. coalesced combat left iraq august 19th and 50,000 lestate to train the irq police. >> will continue to promote prosperity through a rock on their own. pam and also with continued elections on their own, with his second presidential term, prime minister was straining to put together a workable coalition with shiites.
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>> there will be difficult days ahead. but i'm absolutely confident that we will proceed. in 2011. >> i am samantha hayes, reporting. >> those last u.s. troops are slated to leave in 2011. >> and the no. 3/south korean difficulty. and they are predicted to be on a leadership course, north korea could be flexing its muscles with a shift in power from father, tucson. also, the housnational-security international security is urging china to step and >> we will be right back. >
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live, from the bay area's news station this is the kron 4 morning news. >> happy new year. this is a live look at the golden gate bridge to san francisco. 7:30. it is wet. clouds are dissipating a little bit. and with shower activity. and it is 49 degrees. >> chilly. >> and how about jacqueline forecast? >> >> well, after a rainy night showers are filling in from the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up - very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's
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through the north bay which has been very cold. and it is going to be slow to warm this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 p.m., with 51 degrees and palo alto. 52 degrees in oakland, another storm later today. details on that, and time it out on futurecast coming up in just a bit. >> the best news is that the rain held out just long enough for the fireworks display at midnight. and this 15 minute show was 4 1/4 million revelers. taking crews about five days to put this multi-ton at this plea to the other. there are launched from two vessels. and tightened security. for drunken drivers, to out the city and with the zero tolerance of public drunkenness. cracking
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down on underage drinking and looking up for fires and fights. >> seattle, they burst from this space needle. it struck midnight. and with this iconic structure, with 600 ft. in showing 360 views. up close and personal. and also, from dubai the united arab emirates welcomed 2011. the mood was very warm. wishing friends, family a happy new year. >> and i do not know if this is happy news or not? but with new state laws from cupcakes, to canvass. with over 700 new laws in california. can the best-- >> catherine heenan. >> proposition 19 has got down in defeat but they will get a break. possession of 1
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oz or less of marijuana will be downgraded from a misdemeanor to just an infraction. and the fine is $100 but nothing on record. >> on the highway, stiffer penalty for duke you why, after the third conviction they could lose their conviction for 10 years, not the current three years. >> amber overcome a blue- collar, to be looking on a suspect was killed or insulted a police officer that is it will alert. >> also, recklessly shoulchasing celebrities can get a $2,500 fine. >> and california will start rolling back the starting gate for kindergartner. there will have to be 5 years old before december 2nd. by 2014, the state will be september 1st. >> . could be charged with a misdemeanor for truancy. with $2,500, or one year in jail. and as cupcake's?
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california is expanding its transplants from restaurants, to degrees. trans-fats, also, on my impersonations. and for a landlord to evict a tenant of a spousal abuse victim. >> the legislation also repeals a 60 year-old law requiring the department of mental health to research the causes slush cures for homosexuality. >> and in the bay area, the piece on the street four years eve. peace on the street. >> this was pre-coast, and with a dui citation, and da lin a checkpoint in san francisco. roadside. >> san francisco police impaired his driver with in the first 50 minutes of setting up the sobriety checkpoint. police said the 22 year-old was driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs. and the cart
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they found a six-pack of beer, white powder, and it believed to be a methamphetamine and a dagger. also he was coming from salinas to party knew that he was in love trouble and was in tears. this is frequently what they see. a sharp increase the people that drink and drive. that is what they set up these checkpoints, they can get drunk drivers off the roads. often, the white related accidents, that innocent pectins of the one that could hurt the most with the t e y accidents. not the offenders. >> that offender is the bullet, in double what strikes. and it usually strikes the week portion of another vehicle. and sometimes fatalities will result besides checkpoints, police officers are also looking at how we rams, exits', entrances, and to remind drivers to not drink
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and drive. with highway exits, rams, exits', and in san francisco, thailand. >> the struggle was caught with only 15 minutes of setting up this the white checkpoint this driver was caught. >> and with the white checkpoint banf >> what is your new year's eve resolution? >> to learn a new language. >> off to go to alabama to visit my mother. >> to remain in good health. that is my new resolution and the
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>> 7:40, the first, side of this year. they received aba call about a drive-by shooting, the 400 block. and a 15 year-old boy with gunshot wounds died at the
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scenes. now, in number of su suspects also got a wait. investigation is ongoing. >> 2010 and on wall street. stocks closing the highest since the financial crisis, and analysts are thinking that this is a new report economy. >> here are a few wall street predictions. from triggers of the new york stock exchange. traders. >> it is going to be great year! >> growth, growth, growth, growth, ! china, recover, commodities. better. >> (remixed with mucsic in
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background) >> china, commodities, growth. [laughter] >> and those are some perhaps were some side effects. with rising interest rates, higher coooil prices. and even $4 per gallon for gasoline. we're already seeing that at the pump. >> and they seem to have a positive the belief on wall street. through consumer confidence. that perhaps is up. >> there is also a disconnect. >> if you have a gift card? some gegood advice. >> get card? >> and how about a live look outside. and this mount pam looks just like how wick last
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weeken the injectables of our forecast, coming up [laughter] >> peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co
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>> 7:46. new year's day. >> a live look, there are two different bridges. the left, is the san mateo bridge. the right is the bay bridge. and with very little traffic. it looks a little bit overcast. and the least the wind is not that bad. >> it is chilly. and the jacqueline bennett is here to tell us all about it. >> >> >> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some isolated showers. >> today, chilly temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a
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little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall overnight and into tomorrow morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. head into tomorrow. >> and this morning, showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day. and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline. and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not much rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable
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range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned showery, yesterday. this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one-third in of the north bay. 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what you can expect. overcast. snow will be on/off, and about six fresh in. of powder. and er will add to that fresh powder amount throughtout the day- with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several
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more inches of snow falls due this weekend. pack locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 san francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday, wednesday, and the rainfall could return to our forecast by friday. and >> one and three-quarters of holiday shoppers invested into a gift card. and many did not use them because did not want thcannot care for the store that there were four.
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however, here are your options if. >> the was supposed be one the size fits all. but perhaps a gift card is not a good fit. and with it feasting a big hit this season there are bound to be a few misses. >> and instead of that walling in or what some websites will let you trade one and. or, cash. and with 92 percent will pay you to the value of that gift card. check, off pay pal and card pool also facebook credits for applications. >> gift card rescue, can exchange with other users. also plenty of options for buying, selling like the- bay, craigslist. but also the commerce rules apply. >> and consider donating
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that it to charity? or another nonprofit organization. >> many ways to bring in the new year. and perhaps the best was a multimillionaire, from 23 7 million, to to moderate 42 million. this is based on heavy ticket sales. now, the jackpot for january is estimated at 290 million. the mega man and played 40 states including california. and on that note, we will be right back.
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>> 2010 was a banner year. for people behaving badly. in the stanley roberts. here is the best. >> some people in the bay area have become a folk song. " singing people
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behaving badly ". the city. with used syringes. >> and it was walking around the city, just a few hours along the streets of san francisco. also, oakland parking meters cannot be trusted to give you the correct time. not all parking meters in oakland are created equal. i am not talking about the new electronic i am talking about the old-fashion, to drop a coin in. and the more things tchange, the more things stay the same on north beach. 2:3:00 p.m., a fight on broadway in this parking lot. >> 2:3:00 p.m., though was this girl. and 2:15 ta.m. about this girl in this
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corvette. canal, about changes to the bay bridge, and there has been a major change with the bay bridge carpool lane. since three people are still required for a carpel but it is no longer free. (horns blaring ) >> she is not going to budge. even at also, the breakers. and having to different people holding you up? and complete stranger complete pull you your shorts up? priceless? >> and public public drunkenness. >> and this person just love to this car. and she gets out what up driver waits. and then she gets back and. >> only saw the driver could block traffic and kept watching for about five minutes. >> and now, i'm going to
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drive muni. >> and will also people behaving badly of the year. if there was an award. >> normally, i would report on the other people. today, it is going to be me. with tens of thousands of new the commuters how they can ride this for free. >> yes, for free! >> these many gates will open with nothing with just the weight of your hand. and your card, or just wave your hand. and to try out the new free clipper ride. >> and what are you doing! >> and one this year came close to one and that oakland schools were cold. >> i keep my room warmed by all of was freezing on each other a lot, and i forgot one. that you can watch these www.kron4.com again. i
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will see you in 2011, and thank you for all of your sedimentary. in san francisc, santa roberts, kron 4 news. but thank you for your segments--stanley roberts. [laughter] >> people behaving badly. >> this year. >> and how what a bad movie? sex in the city 2 was the destruction, some of the bed. and the next, >> would you have a top-10? >> absolutely! three the we spoke of next hour. and also a fitness guru to get us in shape. and also, an artist. with eccentric rebels, renegades. my kind of people! happy new year. >> happy new year. we will be back. join the jaguar platinum celebration !
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>> live, from the bay area's news station this is the kron 4 morning news. >> happy new year, and it started back for some residents with an apartment complex fire in the financial district in san francisco. details coming up. new year's day. >> dozens have been killed and wounded with a deadly car bomb in egypt. . more local coverage and from around the world. with the live look outside with walnut creek. still, overcast. you could barely see those flights. with showers overnight and into the early mornings. you can perilous cd-headlights-- >> and another cool one, and with jacqueline bennett has the first forecast of a new year. >>
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>> well, after a rainy night showers are filling in from the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up - very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's through the north bay which has been very cold. and it is going to be slow to warm this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 p.m., with 51 degrees and palo alto. 52 degrees in oakland, another storm later today. details on that, and coming up in just a bit. if
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>> thank you, jacqueline a cold and sobering way to start off the new year in the financial district. hade been a part of a fire sent people scurrying out in the to the street. when:3:00 a.m. on the montgomery near pacific. this prompted an investigation. 1:3:00 p.m.-- >> and no injuries, and this is still under investigation 1:1:05 p.m. >> thousands welcome to san francisco to a the san francisco ferry plaza. on the right, fisherman's wharf. the rainfall held out long enough. so it was generally peaceful. [applause] >> and this is the scene in manhattan. which 1 million people packing times square. and as mayor bloomberg hit a button with the medal of
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honor recipient staff sergeant. and dick clark also made an appearance the 39th annual new year's eve. >> and other news, president obama is urging congress to work together in the new year. in the weekly address, he is willing to work with several members who are going to push in idea and see it through. and with a loss for 2011. eighth of the most important task is to keep this recovery going. as president, that is my commitment to you to keep everything i can to make sure our economy is growing, creating jobs and a strengthening our middle- class. that is my resolution for the coming year. >> still, as we work to boost our economy in the short term. we have to make serious decisions on how we can keep our economy strong, competitive in the long run and to look ahead. not just for this year before the next 10, 20 years. where
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will new innovations come from? how can we attract the companies from tomorrow to set up shop in our communities? >> what will it take to get those jobs. two out compete other countries around the world. >> he will taktake this from his kawai and vacation. >> they church attacked. >> and still, 30 minute delays s f o. overcast, with shower activity continuing.
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>> we're back, 8:08. a live look. >> and look of this towards lake tahoe. the fresh snowfall. and very little traffic out there but also moving slowly. you can see that driving is a good treacherous. normally, clear
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but now it is a little bored difficult. >> and a lot of traffic. >> more difficult right now. --driving in the high country. >> right now, al qaeda is behind a car explosion in alexandra, egypt. 80 wounded, 22 killed. following this new year's mass near this church. with enraged christians and stormed a nearby mosque. this attack comes when increasing attention to egypt. and christians make up only 10 percent of the egyptian religious population. >> and in the philippines today, powerful firecrackers injured 546 people. as the welcomed in the new year. these happened over the past one week from firecrackers, and then sell laboratory gunfire. and this was influenced by china
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believing that gunshots were off bad spirits for the new year. >> and coming up, the top trends for 2011. >> the full forecast still ahead, a live look. it looks like a very wet golden gate bridge. showers throughout the morning. first, to share some new year's resolution. >> to lose more weight. >> some weight i have to get rid of. >> i hope to lead a healthier lifestyle. >> to get in shape. and to continue be pleasant. and that is what i'm trying to do today. and hopefully, will maintain.
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>> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some isolated showers. >> today, chilly temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall overnight and into tomorrow morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. we will see even more as we head into tomorrow. >> and this morning,
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showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day. and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline. and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not much rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. most of this debate on a sunday will be dry. similar to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned showery, yesterday. this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one-third in of the north bay. 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what you can expect. overcast.
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snow will be on/off, and about six fresh in. of powder. and er will add to that fresh powder amount throughtout the day- with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several more inches of snow falls due this weekend. pack locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 san francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday,
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wednesday, and the rainfall could return to our forecast by friday. >> and to chat up a storm, with the new year's eve of 2011. >> to join us, a sports reporter. kim, happy new year. >> happy new year! >> and to be ready for this morning. >> earlier, we heard from traders on wall street. and they're revving their span. >> with moderate gains in 2011. and with more flow into the marketplace. and with president obama is the stimulus plan also the bush tax cuts. and what this fed is to one, two see the market actually rise. and they assume that there is this economic recovery. and that could be a false boost of consumer confidence. and
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i think that this action going to create these jobs recoveries. and florida is still 9.8%. i do not expect it to peek out. and even see the 10.75% in the first half of 2011. and to have good news. >> and again, i expect the unemployment rate to act to start declining by the end of 2011. >> and there is a bit of schizophrenia out there. and with wall street going and. and yet, consumer confidence index is the people to not feel that type of confidence. >> they're not going to fill that confidence until they get that secure. >> and how about that shopping! >> oh my gosh!, we have the best holiday season. and i thing that retailers are cleat caught this increase by offering the steep discounts. huge discounts!
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and i do not think that you or i? i did not spend more this season. and i actually ended getting more for my money. and i have this kashmir's water indicator. [laughter] >> and for the past-cashmere sweater. and we buy it every year from a macy's and this year we got a cashmere sweater at $50 typically, $ 100-$1050. for a cashmere sweater. >> and typically, you expect to see more people on leisure activities. >> yes, that makes sense but they're still spending money on vacations. and i'm tired of that word " staycation' and now that they can discover a cruise. cruz is a great way to know
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exactly what your spending. like royal caribbean, everything is inclusive and deep discounted. they know up front what they're spending. and based on current bookings there already expecting 62% increase. in 2011. >> and one of the nice things about cruising is that you know what you are going to spend. >> right. >> and 87 day is more manageable. >> seven days or less. >> and companies like disney. with deep discounts and even free air fare. >> yes plenty of incentives. >> and another trend is the housing market. it still looks like there are foreclosures going on. >> yes, house is going under water, huge inventory. and
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there are some folks that are saying that they are expecting three more years of decline. and to look at the real-estate market i just cannot expect three more years of decline decline. >> and with that there are some regions that are more in demand than others. it is a good market for first-time home buyers because of the low prices and low interest rates. also a great way to an upgrade your home, and if you think about that? a 30% discount and a better home. >> and speaking of homes? would like to show some of video? >> i think this is the future! i interviewed this mean guy that you need to know. according to forbes, these are called concrete structures the most energy- efficient home around. >> and they do not take up
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that much space. >> are these are fully located anywhere? >> there are 1600 and these are round the world. literally, the have sustained earthquakes, floods, hurricanes and the army going of engineers say that there the strongest structures available. they're just hitting the market. a mass market sense, you have seen eight insurgent airports. perhaps a spherical structure. but it is just one slab of concrete. and how they build these things that is why it is going to be the future. and with two-three days, you can actually lay a slap, with the foundation. this air pillow. and it is not blown up yet. and that steel bars structure and a pour the concrete. low air pressure to blow it up. and
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there you go. >> and this is great for investors? >> yes. >> and homes to look a lot for? and a quick? >> he has traveled the world for secrets for longevity and live life to the fullest. the for our body. >> crazy experiments? >> definitely!, for instance, he has had his body fat tested and every possible. the purpose of this book is to get people to empower themselves and to take charge of their health care. then there are simple tools out there that we can use to see manage our health care. with advanced blood testing, on the inspector sell .com, and the most but- metabol rate, and really to look at the spoke and find tools that you can use to manage your health care. >> and let it--that blocbook
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>> thank you, and happy new year. >> we will be right back.
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live, from the bay area's news station this is the kron 4 morning news. >> welcome back, and happy new year. we're watching the weather this half hour. with plenty of rainfall overnight. and into the new morning. >> continuing shower activity. and how but check in with jacqueline bennett. she has a check of the weather. >> >> well, after a rainy night the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up - very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's through
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the north bay which has been very cold. and it is going to be slow to warm this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 if p.m., with 51 degrees and palo alto. 52 degrees in oakland, another storm later today. details on that, and time it out on futurecast coming up in just a bit. any benefit to, jacqueline and you can see at pier 39. and it lasted about a little bit longer but it started raining through the bay. however, celebrations were genuinely peaceful. >> this past year could put be remembered for the disasters. from the
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crumbling cliffs in pacifica to giant in world series here is a look back at 2010. (suspenseful music) >> look at the paucity of pacifica, getting smaller every day. >> it is just disappearing, inch by inch. >> the city of pacifica. >> that looming close at m nummi. >> and we need more people, there are bodies on the sides of the streets.
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>> and common citizens. doing what they can, without any tools. >> layoff notices will go out to 80 oakland police officers. >> burglaries will not be a top priority. >> we have an emergency. >> and if anybody owns these vehicles? to stop driving. >> 34 deaths. >> bp. >> and nobody wants this more than over this then me. i want my life back. >> we are being invaded by
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illegal immigration. >> boycott. it is a national disgrace. >> and why? >> he took his tie off and he was lucky and happy and he said i quit my job. >> some of this resident of with some serious. >> how the hell does this thing work? >> clipper card. >> or, you could just wave your hand. >> i am ready to give jerry brown! >> and she was telling me if she was throwing away like a piece of garbage. >> she was a friend of the family. >> those are not subtle threats! >> this measure would allow everybody over 21 years old to have 1 oz of marijuana. >> san francisco laboratory technician has been admitted to taking the drug evidence.
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>> this is a virtual pandora's box. >> this is very scary thing. sphin american combat mission. >> wawe are going to be the last contract combat brigade. >> a terrible terrible tragedy for our cities. >> and as soon as i opened this door. >> this entire city is on fire. >> we need this water. >> and this just kept spreading. i grabbed my keys and ran towards the front door.
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(music) >> the winning streak, 21! >> their if it is! struck him out! >> that was certainly the biggest story in the bay area. >> and still had on kron 4
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news this weekend a severe weather watch. much of the south after deadly tornadoes go through that region. >> later words, that were useless. overused, and generally, useless. coming up
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>> good morning, we are back oday, and this storm has pretty much swept to the east. leaving the bay area dtrying out. >> some people did not have an opportunity to celebrate with tornado hitting louisiana, alabama, florida and this is from washington county in arkansas. . while the president said that he was picked up. and this tornado struck other parts of the midwest yesterday and early today. and with unusually warm air. >> we have your full
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forecast still ahead. a live look at the years the traffic. not too bad. >> first, jan wahl cured >> happy new year! cardiovascular? or swing dancing, yoga, making love, physical exercise. making you feel good in 2011. also, movies to not to mess. come on back.
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>> we're back on kron 4 news this weekend. taking a live look outside with the pavement looks dry. and it least no precipitation will last couple of minutes. >> let us check-in with jacqueline bennett she has your full forecast. >> >> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some half isolated showers. >> today, chilly before
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temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall overnight and into tomorrow morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit taft warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. we will see even more as we head into tomorrow. >> and this morning, showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day.
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and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline. and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not much rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. most of this debate on a sunday will be dry. similar to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned showery, yesterday. this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one- 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what you can expect. overcast. snow will be on/off, and about six fresh in. of powder. and er will add to that fresh powder amount throughtout the day- with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several more inches of snow falls
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due this weekend. pack locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 san francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday, wednesday, and the rainfall could return to our forecast by friday. >> happy new year! let us start 2011 with an attitude of gratitude we know how to feel better, and we can have a great time. swing dancing, and i'm going to even start
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yoga! there are a lot of things that we can do and there is a guy that come up with ideas. easy way to get fit. and it can be fun, and it can be a ball. and also cardio. and andrew dufty you are a fitness guru. >> the e is a performance enhancement specialist. and if you want to learn about the biomechanics of the body >> and modify have and what if i need to do something? but i do not want to do it? >> what would you suggest. >> and i would recommend that you find something you like to do to have fun. and if you see some people that join a gymnasium? by the month of february, they do not even keep going. so to
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find yourself continuing to be active. >> wednesday night! mambo swing dancing. >> i will be there, >> and other things, with its need to relax. to find a way to remove stress. and also to strengthen, and increase flexibility yoga is perfect. >> and he used to you to a fitness camp? >> one of the best elements of fitness camp with one on one, it is the most focused efficient method. and it is tailored to their needs. >> and they can start slow? >> yes. and it is also smaller, so we can spend more time looking at what needs to be worked on it. strength? perhaps it is flexibility. and we can give
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somebody less and somebody calls, more. >> one reason is that you, from a very full of heart. your own parents did not exercise. and they kind of died not be in shape. >> yes. and that had a profound affect on the that what you do early in life. even for the month of five years in the mid '30's can have an impact. hong even happy, stress. and what about your '70s? >> you can still change. and resilience is the human body. to balance back and make a huge impact on your health. >> right on! that is the way to do it, to give us an attitude at any age. here is how you can get ahold of dandruff. and i love the name of your website. www.thrivesnf.com
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>> and a half. the we can be. >> andrew dufty = =fy hats off, it is already a marvelous place. here is a depressing movie but it is for well done. there are a lot of depressing, interim lease but a least rabbit hole has interesting characters. people better dealing with the grief of a loss of a child. >> and " thank you for smoking " is also another satire. >> anyway, that this is dramatic, clever, and teaching. and nicole kidman, too much boat talks! >> and still, it is really a good film. and the performance, they should both be nominated for by giving them three haft--ts >> this is my favorite to
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see the king's speech. it is a movie that is for adults, is clever, when he, smart. >> casino jack is also worth it and the fighter is my top-10. oscar-nominated and do not made the movie made in dagenham and the inside job and the social network. and it will explain so much. >> andrew duffy --ww w.thrivesnf.com >> and more coming up. >> the winners, losers of the tech rolled. >> and 9:00 a.m., henry's in the garden. >> your tech news coming up for join the jaguar platinum celebration !
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>> 2010 was a huge year. tampa, ipod, ipad, and gave half the gabriel slate's tech report and the biggest film had to be the iphone 4 reception dilemma. antennagate and they denied this, and then admitted it. and signal strength was lost light covering this area. if not prohibit people from purchasing this. the hand free robber cases for iphone-4, and that fixed it. another iphone-for failure is that where is that white? some people are still waiting. and still waiting. it is still not on the market it was supposed to be released two weeks after. it never came out. it is expected this spring but no official word. >> maybe there will never be
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a white iphone-#four. >> and the microsoft kin not be fixed, and nobody bought it. 80it is a complete failure, and created in the microsoft labs and it was pulled after a couple of months of low shasales and it was odd, but not catch on. >> the same attempt at google. it was a flop. it was a hit with engineers and some beach but did not catch on with the general public. released, and then pulled. another google failure, with the guild google buzz very few people use it and know how to work it or even what it is. >> and another apple ping and whea communication through couple and now it
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is confusing, and even seems to push in to buy music. so far, pain has flopped beinping gabriel slate's tech report flocked >> viral also, epic fail and refudiate lake superior state university >> and we spoke to people on the sierras. >> with that epic snowstorm. love, and still had, we will show you how the bay area and the rest of the world rowing in the 2011. >> changes in the law for 2011 that could change and the fact you. >> we will be back.
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live, from the bay area's news station >> the kron 4 morning news. >> the starts off with a fire start firing start to the new year, with to the financial district. an apartment complex fire. >> and local and a round loaf celebrations. >> exciting news for the city of san francisco it will host the next america's cup for 2013. we will tell you what it means for the city and the city's economy. >> and the weather is been a chilly, what sort. a live look outside is still overcast. and what start. >> and jacqueline bennett has the first look at the forecast. for 2011. >> well, after a rainy night showers are filling in from
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the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up - very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's through the north bay which has been very cold. and it is going to be slow to warm this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 p.m., with 51 degrees and palo alto. 52 degrees in oakland, another
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storm later today. details on that, and time it out on futurecast coming up in just a bit. >> a difficult start, the 900 block in pacific. problem this evacuation of an apartment building complex in the financial district. the cause of this fire is still under investigation. >> the rain still held off long enough along the san francisco waterfront 15 minutes. 250 thousand revelers have a very plaza. it took crews about five days to put this display together. with two different vessels launching platforms. >> and if you'd like to see this on its entirety? www.kron4.com >> the fisherman's wharf was boisterous. you can see it. 39, enjoying an evening out. and the " summer of love "
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theme look-alike, icon. [applause] >> and this was the scene in new york city. with 1 million people packing times square. and >> >> the ball has dropped in times square, and the crowd went wild! bringing in 2011. >> with pageantry, and pizzazz that only new york city can offer. >> and with thousands of people of cast members bringing in the new year with affection. with lots of music and a ton of confetti and an unusual source of emotion. worldwide celebrations with a variety of this new year's eve varied from subdued to the elaborate. and this
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fresh start of harmony, celebration and. earlier, the historic storm was no match for new york. all elements working together to make sure that it was a happy and safe start for the new year. from one party to the other. >> and just like any party, there comes the clean up. but this is nothing but it cannot handle. this is a party that n.y. host's every year. >> and reporting live, i am amanda kaust. allison kausic >> and st. peter's basilica, this has been a long time tradition. for the first of every year, the polope polk reflected on to the 52 fatalities in iraq where 52 popes were killed. the pope reflected. >> a big victory for the sailing fans. after intense
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negotiations and it is the oldest cup. >> golden gate bridge ceiling fans. after intense negotiations the next america's cup. this is the oldest cup and provide huge cash to the bay area. in san francisco the golden gate yacht club is where this celebration is taking place. san francisco will be hosting the 2013 america's cup. sponsored by the san francisco yacht club - and hosted by the oracle/bmw racing team that had victory the last time. and this is something they have been waiting for. san francisco provides a unique ampitheatre. and ordinarily, spectators would have to be out on to the water.with the ampitheatre, this is where people can enjoy from the shore . and they never thought if sailing was an event? it is not only just for rich people. hopefully, this will provide the impression that it is enjoyed by everyone.
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in san francisco, jonathan blum. >> city officials>> $19 million, and with hotel, payroll, and parking. -also, generating $1 billion inbusiness. [applause] >> that is jan celebrating. the last of the come, and a arrest made with a man under the suspicion of several robberies. >> and a look outside, with chilly. 47 degrees in some detail. we will be right back. san mateo
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>> the robbery storming through wielding a rifle. he was captured last night after a home in kent. he had a replica of rifle, pistol,
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that matched the items police believed used in the mall robberies. and december 23rd, he allegedly robbed a store at gunpoint. and unsuccessful in a fourth carjack attempt. a female was unharmed in a carjacking. also he was been linked to additional robberies in sunnyvale. >> electric bill from pg&e will go up and some will even decrease. beginning today, pg&e with people that use of very little power will go there their bill will go up. however, large users will get a decrease of 2.5%. and with a larger electricity bills dealing with the past summer's heat wave. >> >> and starting today, an additional 255 per results for caltrain. this increase is an ongoing effort to shop
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close the budget gap. and it is projected to bring in a $1.4 million annually. and coming up, a report on some of the new law's going into effect in california for 2011. >> stay with us, your first full forecast for this 9:00 p.m. hour on one, one, 11 >> and new year's resolution, coming up. and we're showing your new year's resolutions. >> my new year's resolution is to stay away from all hall. >> to focus on the positive and to less spending, and stay away from alcohol--
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>> they have the 2011. looking outside, on the left. a happy 2011. and on the right with clearing skies. >> i like that, a happy 2011 to you. >> and a full check of the forecast with a jacqueline.
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>> >> >> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some isolated showers. >> today, chilly temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall overnight and into tomorrow morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. we will see even more as we head into tomorrow. >> and this morning, showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day. and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline. and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not
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much rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. most of this debate on a sunday will be dry. similar to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned showery, yesterday. this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one-third in of the north bay. 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what you can expect. overcast. snow will be on/off, and about six fresh in. of
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powder. and er will add to that fresh powder amount throughtout the day- with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several more inches of snow falls due this weekend. back locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 san francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day
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to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday, wednesday, and the rainfall could return to our forecast by friday. >> >> and also, we will take a look the rise in oil costs. >> even in she up to $5 per gallon! >> first, let us check-in with henry. >> and edible flower pot. >> adorable. and an edible gardens will look like this. >> and here, some of these animals floors arenasturtiums ee flowers--. >> and of course, are these poisonous? [laughter] >> no! >> and if you'd like some swiss chard? this is what of
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bills would eat. and you know that kids this is what adults-week. and if you really want to entice people. we really want to entice children to start learning about flowers. participating in that floriculture is really beautiful. >> yes. the flower culture. and what you need is a pot. to fill it with that floral foamed. but do not have to wet it. this is from the floral shop. >> just filling in a little bit. afterwards, i'm going to put in my little bit of cupcake. and after this, i will put in my been aware of these cupcakes? >> this is sitting on these would stores. and to simply
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cut these two sides. and wood stakes-- >> insert these. >> and to leave the paper on? >> yes. >> and to put that on inside the flowerpot. >> and one of the problems with making one of these is that it seems that eating knees. >> >> i guess that is okay. >> and these are delicious! >> i am very good at this. >> let me show you a last one. of course, to be edible, and beautiful, we need to put flowers on these cupcakes. >> and these will also not that. >> you do not need a lot of flowers. these are called button mums california
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grows 65 percent of the american flowers. it is like a little gerber daisy and also people will say yummy!. and a veteran desert eager to her. if the california at cut flower commission and a veteran desert easter. >> to not leave home without these! >> [laughter] >> it's really delicious, mom.
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it's not too well done? nope. but it is a job well done. what are you reading, sweetie? her diary. when you're done, i'd love some feedback. sure. your mom and i read that thing cover-to-cover. loved it. thanks.
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>> we are back, on kron 4 news this weekend. if you not want to youif you do not like the $3 per gallon, it could be $5 per gallon. and in only two years, christine rollins explains why there'd been a former shell
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president predicts that gas will get $5 per gallon by 2012. with two different reasons, the world is growing, but breck countries, brazil, russia, india, china, with millions of new consumers and emergencemergency emergenc marke emerging middle class is ready to enter and get a car. >> the best. between 2018- 2020. >> and if we just do the math? on what we are not doing and what we should be doing. and overlay the normal physical economy the twentieth century energy system was great. but it is sold. we're not replacing a with a 21st century energies system which is it he central with a combination of old and new. >> told, from an industry insider of drilling. but
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new,-old would be drooling, new with the solar technology and hybrid. >> and this is the highest price since october 28th. >> what we're looking for is black out. brown appeared with unpredicted it and unpredictable impact on the largest most dense population like new york metropolitan area, southern california, the mid atlantic. all of the places for people love to live are going to of shortages of electricity. indeed. with $5 is it possible perhaps one decade out. and let us not forget it was just a couple of years ago that it was $4 per gallon. >> now it is $3 per gallon. >> the was christine romans. right now, $3.39, and this in an oakland to san francisco.
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>> and a live look from michigan and new york. two new governors. snyder, a republican of michigan, and cuomo. the former attorney general is now governor of the work. following in his father's some-steps >> and also, our very own mirror. brown. up the very own, jerry brown. he will be sworn in and. once again for
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live, from the bay area's news station this is the kron 4 morning news. and we're back, live it up on:30 happy new year. a live look of the stormtracker 4. 9:30. and with shower activity. and san francisco is on the right side a bit overcast. >> jacqueline has a first look at the weather.
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>> well, after a rainy night showers are filling in from the bay area. drying out, and scattered showers will continue throughout the morning. by noon, mostly dry conditions and temperatures are struggling to warm up - very cold. widespread 30's in the north bay, and mid 30's for the oppressed the bay. just clinging to the 30's by noon, but it will be dry. that will change later tonight. a look at our temperatures earlier this morning, the 30's through the north bay which has been very cold. and it is going to be slow to warm this afternoon and barely in the 40's by noon. 44 in fairfield, nearly 50 degrees in the golden gate. not much better as we go towards 5:00 p.m., with 51 degrees and palo alto. 52 degrees in oakland, another storm later today. details on that, and time it out on futurecast coming up in just a bit.
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>> the rain held just long enough for the fireworks display. really gorgeous along the san francisco midnight to the 15 minute with one-quarter million revelers and this took five days toget f a cruise to put this together. >> and with tugboats attached to the launching platforms. >> also come as your tolerance for public drunkenness, and the white checkpoints. the white checkpoint- >> and also, this is in the seattle. through the iconic structure. 600 ft.. imagining that you and they are getting. and their fireworks. >> and overseas, the united arab emirates. dubai, the
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mood was happy, and warm. everybody was celebratory. >> new york, new laws. everything from cupcakes to cannabis >> catherine heenan. >> proposition 19 has gone down in defeat but they will get a break. possession of 1 oz or less of marijuana will be downgraded from a misdemeanor to just an infraction. and the fine is $100 but nothing on record. >> on the highway, stiffer penalty for dui, after the third conviction they could lose their driver's license for 10 years, not the current three years. >> amber alert overcome a blue-alert, to be looking on a suspect was killed or insulted a police officer that is now referred to as a blue alert. >> also, people recklessly chasing celebrities can get a $2,500 fine. >> and california will start rolling back the
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starting date for kindergartners. there will have to be 5 years old before december 2nd. by 2014, the state will be september 1st. >> . could be charged with a misdemeanor for truancy. with $2,500, or one year in jail. and as cupcakes? california is expanding its transfats from restaurants, to bakeries. trans-fats, also, on my impersonations. and for a landlord to evict online-- >> and for landlord a tenant of a spousal abuse lawful to effect victim. >> the legislation also repeals a 60 year-old law requiring the department of mental health to research the causes slush cures for homosexuality. >> in the bay area, police were keeping the peace. before and after, when the
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issue the most d.u.i., a police checkpoint in san francisco. da lin >> they nabbed the first 15 minutes of setting up this sobriety checkpoint. police say this 22 year-old was driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs. and they also found a six-pack of beer, and a white powder believed to be a methamphetamines. and a dagger. he came from salinas, and he knew that was a lot of trouble and in tears. >> this is an example of what they typically see on new year's eve is sharp increase of people that drink and drive. that is what they set up these checkpoints, to get drunk drivers off of the roads. often, which innocent victims are the ones a good hearhurt the most. >> normally, the offender is a kid bullet. the bullet
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strikes. and the bullet is the offender, and norman, is the victim suffers the most injury. normally, and besides checkpoints, police are also patrolling how we ramps on exits and entrances. highway. in the want to catch as many drunk drivers as possible. reporting in san francisco, da lin. >> san francisco the first homicide. they received a call about a drive-by shooting. after 1:00 a.m. at the 400 block of rural ave. a 15 year-old boy died at the scene. an unknown number of suspects got away. the investigation is still under way. >> let us take a live look at interstate-80. and lake tahoe, for some plenty of snowfall. >> a full check of the
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weather, and let us check-in with the jan wahl. >> certainly, what we do start of the new year. with inspirational artwork. and she is at our museum of modern art and san francisco. what she does, this is art and plastic. she will explain it, coming up.
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>> what a great way to bring in that the new year. victoria artist, this is her tree trimmer. she expected to have him a big giant dog in the shee was surprised when she found that he had a very small dog. welcome victoria. >> and your new artist exhibit is called food in plastic tellus a little bit about the inspiration food and plastic. that is very different in the past painting.
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>> it is. >> and i look at food and plastic as a modernist a life. and in the day, nothing came wrapped in plastic because it did not need to be. now, we wrap everything in plastic. and it is needless. and it is also beautiful. so i like to keep a little bit of the politics of plastics and the duty of plastic. and this bart show has a range. with the shrink wrap potato, and one half bunt tank. >> one half! >> bunt cake. >> and madmen. the series. >> and how politically incorrect all our. smoking. what they're drinking. absolutely! >> and i think that is just something that glorifies us now but back in the date
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that is exactly what they did. >> some day will see that bond cake. >> and even having more impact on the environment. >> with them with pieces of cake. , now you can get every single piece of cake in a plastic. >> this is at the museum of modern art. >> this is perfect. >> is held in the cafe >> and you have a just a magic ability to capture people with their pets. >> i love animals, and where i live everybody has a dog. and i was published on my pat board and the nation and started calling once this article came out. my phone
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did not stop ringing. >> they wanted portraits of their pet but it wanted to talk about their pets. >> of course! catullus about this one. >> and this dog is no longer with us. and laboratory they love the water. and also, it is nice to be able to put a domestic pet in a scene. the mountains. >> and oil? >> right. >> victoria, people can contact you? >> my website is my name. and that is the best way. >> and absolutely. and to go to the museum of modern art anyway. it is a great museum and to check out her cafe. and you will see her exhibit. now, there is a lot of things i am going to be telling you about what movies to see. my top-10 is
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next week. and right now, these are movies to check out. the king's speech. and everybody that scene this they're stopping me on the street, it is such a great film. it is not vulgar or depressing. which is up there so much these days instead, up thup become a smart, and everything-works is what a movie should be. and i hope the young hollywood is paying attention. it is how to kill a narrative story. and radical. -how to tell a narrative story- >> and with red iread reathe fighter and the rabbit hole and made in ba--dagenham
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>> and the late '60s, a group of men and women that helped strike for equal pay, equal work. and inside job, all of these movies are worth your time and money. and to go to this new year feeling like there is a lot to look forward to. thank you for printing your heart to us. and back to you, marty and isabel. >> jan, thank you. >> and speaking of artwork, that a king's speech was beautiful and a great piece of history. >> to give you a great sense of context of what was going on in the world. >> and to give an update on the weather, the bay bridge. you can see the overcast skies and also there are 38 minute delays s f o. so call ahead. the man in the
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meantime, let us check-in with jacqueline bennett. >> >> >> mainly cloudy, cool and new year's day today. the rain that we saw last night has pretty much ended at this point. although some isolated showers. >> today, chilly temperatures with 40's this afternoon. bay area, a little bit warmer but struggling to to get into the 50s. and with rainfall morning. and really it should peak after midnight and then by 10:00 a.m. should taper off. a bit warmer for tomorrow tabs afternoon. the satellite/radar a storm pushing to overnight without a decent amount of rainfall. we will see even more as we head into tomorrow. >> and this morning, showers, scattered to the bay area. and also the santa cruz mountains. dry for most of the day-to-day. and even to the midnight hour, that rainfall will pick up along the coastline.
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and overnight, we saw a very, the show were not much rainfall but the heavier rainfall pushed and sunday morning. moderate weather cells of the san mateo coast line in the north bay. continuing to 6:00 p.m. to fairfield, antioch. and the allowable range and tapered off to 10:00 p.m. on sunday. most of this debate on a sunday will be dry. similar to the pattern today. and with these rainfall totals picking up and as i mentioned showery, yesterday. this will system will be much forced significant with one-inch in san francisco, one-one. one-third in of the north bay. 1-1/3 also and inland. also, lingering shower activity expected. if you're going up to the mountains this weekend? here is what
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you can expect. overcast. snow will be on/off, and about six fresh in. of powder. and er will add to that fresh powder amount throughtout the day- with fresh powder overnight. and that will also have temperatures with 30's. with lingering storm activity as this pushes through. several more inches of snow falls due this weekend. back locally, temperatures are going to be very chilly with santa rosa, 46, clearly, 43, 46 in napa valley. and struggling, getting into the 50s and most directions. 51 san francisco, and 54 degrees in the morgan hill. and kron 4 7 day around the bay your forecast is looking at a early great fall but will taper off. just a feeling bring showers to of the day. and into sunday and overnight that rainfall will return. a chilly day to bring in the new year as next week. conditioning improving on tuesday,
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wednesday, and the rainfall could return to our forecast by friday. >> with new year's eve resolutions, will speak of peop that are wanted to get into shape. >> and a live look. we will be right back.
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>> losing weight, and getting in shape is a common goal. but before you sign up to a gymnasium. and nicole collins has tap >> and with many fitness goal starting to take shape the new year and a weak economy that it is time for negotiating. >> gymnasiums, a special
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this time of year are looking for many people. >> first, try it out before you buy, with three weeks, ask for one more. >> and say that if it takes you longer? fast for one month. >> and request that a wave of the enrollment fee. and also was the cancellation fee. >> also, if the short term, higher rate might be better than a long term. >> in case you are in case in the market for relocating. >> look of a that a hard sell. >> look for a referral, and see if your employer offers a discount and to not rule out your local community center or ymca. they're often a affordable option. the coal collins, a consumer watch. >> and tamara, nutrition expert. she will have some tips on how to make it a healthy 2011.
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>> speaking of more resolutions. >> and my hope is for continued prosperity for my family. i've raised girls and wish them well, my wife. >> and with a lost my job at the teen years and i'm starting over. and a career in the medical field. my goal is to successfully do well
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>> we are going to leave you with celebrations from round the world. >> and happy new year.
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