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shooting in san jose. police were called to the 11-hundred block of matterhorn drive around 3 this morning. a man was found suffering from at least one gunshot wound. he was taken to the hospital with life- threatening injuries. the gunman has not been found. ( james ) happening now. the holiday travel rush is underway at s-f-o. thousands of people are flying out of the bay area in another busy day at the airport. kron4's christina taytro live at s-f-o with a look at what travelers can expect.christina? thanks ( will ) a dramatic end to
school district is dealing with its second racism incident of this month.( james ) this time-- a video on social media showed a student calling an african american man a racial slur. this happened at monte vista high school on wednesday. the student responsible was identified. the school's principal sent letters to parents saying the school has a zero tolerance for this kind of behavior. the school is now working with different organizations and have a number of school programs to combat racism and create a safe environment at school. ( james ) school leaders wouldn't tell us how the student was discipline. ( james ) in the north bay-- police in benicia are looking for a man who used pepper spray on a gas station clerk before stealing money from the cash register.
( will) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news-- two people are without a home-- after r-v's were forced out of an east bay neighborhood. ( will) new developments in the horse deaths at one california race track. what prosecutors say coming up after the break. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101
are needed but improved safety policies ádidá reduce the number of fatal racing and training incidents. ( james ) in national headlines. seven democratic presidential candidates squared off on a debate stage last night in los angeles. the democratic showdown came on the heels of president trump's impeachment. the lineup was the smallest group we've seen so far. the candidates tackled topics ranging from the economy, trade, health care, and climate change. recent tensions between senator elizabeth warren and mayor pete buttigieg over high-dollar campaign donations brewed over onto the stage. four debates have been scheduled for january and february of next year. ( james ) people in san francisco gathered for a watch party and are weighing in on the race so far. kron4's dan thorn talked to voters about what they thought about the debate. people gather in san francisco to watch the final presidential debate of 2019. the smaller stage
there are already three flu-related deaths in the bay area.( james ) health officials say two of the victims didn't get a flu shot. doctors in sonoma county say there are low vaccination rates-- because people are apprehensive and afraid of vaccines-- including the myth of getting "sick" after getting a vaccine. ( james ) we're only about half way through the flu season. health officials are urging people to get vaccinated as soon as possible. ( will ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news-- an 11-year-old girl in the south bay jumps into action to save her family from a house fire. ( will ) legit dispensaries-- there's a
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check and see if a cannabis dispensary is legal using their smart phones. the bureau of cannabis control announced a program where licensed cannabis retailers have to post a q-r code in their store window. by scanning this code ... consumers can determine which retailers carry products that are tracked, tested, and legal. according to the united cannabis business association ... california's illegal pot market is nearly three times the size of its legal one and many consumers cannot tell the difference, unknowingly buying untested and unregulated products could put your health at risk. ( james )(ááávidboxááá) the california department of education is getting more than
21- million dollars in federal money ... to help students and schools affected by last year's wildfires like the camp fire. state superintendent átony thurmondá announced the grants yesterday. part of the money will be used to hire additional staff to provide behavioral or counseling services for students. ( christina ) still ahead on the kron 4 morning news-- travel day of the holiday season is underway. i'm live at s-f-o with details on what its looking like so far.
our top story this morning. a young boy is dead after a playground accident at a private school in san rafael.( james ) the school says classes will be in session this morning. the accident happened yesterday on the playground at mark day school on trellis drive. the school says other students and staff witnessed the accident and tried to provide aid for the young boy. he died at a hospital. the school is working with police to investigate what happened ... and the section of campus where the accident happened has been closed off. mark day school released this statement saying ... "the death of someone so young is devastating for all of us, and even more so under these
circumstances and at this time of year, when we are surrounded by celebrations while we mourn. all of us at mark day school express our deepest sympathies to his family, classmates and friends." there will be counselors on campus today for students who need support. ( will ) in the south bay-- an 11-year-old girl is being called a hero... her family says --she knew what to do when fire broke out in the middle of a night at their san jose home. kron 4's rob fladaboe spoke to the young girl. (daughter and father hug
police are removing big r-v's that are illegally taking up space for days, weeks and even months. cell phone video shows a man appearing to be upset as police were standing by while his r-v was being towed. it was one of two large rv's that were removed from flamingo drive yesterday. a woman was living in the other r-v. one neighbor says neither of them have the
'myshake' earthquake earning app say the app is actually sending out alerts. the state's earthquake warning app ... sent out an alert less than 10- seconds after a small earthquake shook monterey county. it was the first time an alert was sent since being developed at u-c berkeley. doctor peggy hellweg is the operations manager for the myshake app. ( will ) the app was released to the public back in october. it has been downloaded more than 900- thousand times. ( james ) the federal government and california are fighting again over money for the state's high speed rail project. the federal railroad administration is
urging california to hit the brakes on the project's largest contract ever. the 30-year-contract would install track and high voltage electrical lines and cover future track from san jose to bakersfield. the railroad administration says the state should not take on another contract ... as there are too many delays with other parts of the high speed rail project. california rail officials are still waiting to hear back from the federal government on the latest contract. ( will ) coming up on the kron 4 morning news-- coca-cola is facing criticism for targetting teens in their ads. what those ads claimed ... and for people thinking about heading up to tahoe this weekend ... here's a live look at the sunnyside resort in the sierra ... we'll show a closer a look at what you ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
some help on defense for tomorrow nights game at levi's stadium. cornerback richard sherman is cleared to play against the rams after missing one game with a hamstring injury. however, defensive end dee ford will not be playing as he recovers from his own hamstring issue. the niners have to beat the rams tomorrow and the seahawks next week to secure the number one seed in the n-f-c. kickoff at levis is at 5:15 tomorrow night. ( james ) the raiders are going on the road to los angeles to play the chargers. this is video from their divisional matchup last month at the coliseum. oakland won that game 26-24. the raiders have lost 4 in a row but are not mathematically eliminated
from the playoffs. kickoff for sunday's game in los angeles is at 1:05 in the afternoon. ( will ) 4 your money this morning-- coca-cola is facing criticism for trying to convince teens and moms that its sugary drinks are healthy. the international journal of environmental research and public health analyzed two commercials from the 2016 summer olympics games in rio, and a 2013 commercial. they found that the commercials were aimed at teens and moms by enlisting social media influences to promote products. the ads also sought to quote "increase coke brand health scores with teens." a coca-cola spokesperson says the company is cutting sugar in products and doesn't market to kids under 12.
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folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond bridge drive less than 20 min from the toll to 101