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station. you're watching the kron 00:00am morning news at 7 change my mind. i don't want to because james says they allergic. so forget call things off. that stretch. the whole thing is also possible. that's not happening right plane plans altered. okay. me that if you have like i learn something new every area. if you have plans this weekend, it looks like it's going to be glorious once again as weather-wise on with that. good morning. yeah. another nice weekend ahead of us and actually feeling a little bit more like december. this weekend. we're out of the 70's. >> back into the 60's ahead of us. back to some jacket and scarf where the weather for a lot of us that your view outside right now. it's not so pretty. just yet. a lot of us are sitting under some gray or driving right through it. this is your berkeley hills camera view of that fog. that is enough for another dense fog advisory for solano county. >> but by no means is that the only spot that is looking at a dense fog area. we are seeing some patches of very dense fog
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across the east bay. the santa clara valley as well as along the bay side head up indoor north bay valleys. so be mindful of that. a few extra minutes never hurts, but it's going to come in handy this morning. current temperatures are in the 40's and 50's. so a cool start to this day. once the fog burns off, it's still going to be hazy sunshine for us. we'll be breaking down what else to expect this weekend in a big pattern change for next week. all still ahead, john, thanks for that. while we are seeing fog in fairfield lay on all those areas. we still have some other accidents like this one in fremont. >> westbound 84, just west of the dumb barton bridge and another accident. this is along northbound one 85 north of roadway in hayward as you're traveling heading into the city a little under 60 minutes for your drive time. 2 accidents here along the bay bridge earlier near the tolls. it looks like they were able to get but we're still seeing residual delays. the fog. we're talking about along a teaser traveling duval label hercules venetian antioch bridge again. take your time as driving because visibility, there is low darya james, back
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to you. thank you ray 71 and our top story. president biden is making another push for americans who haven't gotten a covid shot or a booster to do it now. yeah, in fact, he laid out his response plan to the new omicron covid variant. >> so the variant, as we've reported, has now been detected in at least 5 different states. of course it was first detected right here in the bay area. san francisco specifically. yeah. there's also a case in los angeles now and the president's plan includes several steps increasing booster outreach. opening new family vaccination clinic clinics. >> increasing covid response teams and making at home. covid tests more readily available and also sharing the vaccine with more people around the world. >> one thing he the plans not to do, though, is to create more mandates on top of what we already have. >> the plan. i'm announcing today's a plan. our scientists and covid teams have recommended. and while my existing federal vaccination requirements are being reviewed by the courts. this
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plan does not expand or add to those mandates. a planned, all americans hopefully can rally around and it should be and should get bipartisan support in my humble opinion should unite us not continue to separate us. >> now, while there are no more than dates for vaccines to made that clear there are more mandates for travel. that's why we have a live shot at sfo, right. yeah. tighter restrictions on travelers that are coming into the country of course, all in an effort to try to slow down the spread of the coronavirus and this omicron variant. we know it's here. we're just trying to slow its spread. kron four's will tran has been following this and all but actually all of our crews have been following this. and in addition to the new covid policy about international travel. there's going to be more testing as well. and the president made it clear. >> that the mask mandates are going to stay at the airports and all public chance. but that's going to last until mid-march. >> i think jen getting it. this before playing in is a good 24 it's going to be a bit
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tight but not all countries quick tell so that might be i love traveling. so as long as i'm vaccinated, i'll would and that site is vaccinated and everybody what a mask. i very comfortable. >> it's just that you don't a lot of time now because they have one day and to make sure they have a negative test. and then here are the vans because the u.s. ban on us citizens from 8 southern african nations from being able to come into the country for now. >> okay. bringing the focus back here to bay area. big story. google employees are not going to be required to come back to the office next month. as had been originally scheduled. kron four's will tran is live at the offices in mountain view with more on the reason why i will. >> good morning area just to piggyback of what you said a little bit earlier about travel restrictions. that was a very fluid situation, right. i mean, they just changed it from 3 days down to one day as far as covid-19 negative test
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will. google is doing the same thing. everything is so fluid that they are changing some of the things that they thought were set in motion, including we see the the office is right behind me. there are set to be probably mostly full come january 10th win. people were required, not asked but required to come back to work on a hybrid bases on january 10. so a little bit more than a month ago. and all of a sudden the variant just took over the world and let's face it, they don't. variant doesn't adjust to us. we have to adjust to the variant and google is doing that for the second time in recent months because in august they were set to return in september. so that was the plan to return to the buildings in september. but then the delta variant it. so they pushed it back until january 10th. well with his latest very of the omicron variant. they pushed it back to who knows because they're not even going to bother james and area to set a date down the road say march or april.
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if they just say it's a very fluid situation. they're going to monitor it. they are encouraging employees to head back inside the buildings from time to time that the buildings are still open to come back time. the time to have the muscle memory to at least still be acquainted. with her co-workers who are there. but as far as requiring people to head back inside, even on a limited basis. that's not going to happen any time soon. google has a lot of offices. united this pertains to the u.s. officers like the ones right behind me in mountain view. we have other offices in other countries and they say they're leaving it up to those places to make their determination. but as far as this plenty of parking, right. parking is an issue in the bay area. first many parts not going to be a problem here. if you're heading back from time to time. back to you. all right. thanks a lot. well. >> 7 '06, is the time and finding an open appointment for your covid booster shot is getting a little more challenging. a lot of locations that we checked out.
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the actually don't have availability till early next year. experts say getting that booster shot later than you would prefer is still better than not getting it all. they say if you're already fully vaccinated, you're still protected from the virus. take a listen to how they put it. >> rather than having fomo about people getting and running for really even those 2 doses, you're really, really well and kind beast. i care the most about which is making you get really sick enough to go to the hospital and potentially die. >> officials say that as of now, people who have tested positive for the omicron variant but were fully vaccinated, though they didn't have the booster yet. only experienced mild symptoms. so again, if you're fully vaccinated, then you should be ok, just get that booster when you can. and they say that pregnant women should get the booster and the covid shots as well. in fact, one mother in the north bay. >> is saying that because she didn't do it and she got very sick with covid and now
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they're fine. they've made a full recovery but kron four's gayle ong has the story. >> baby. naomi hile was brought into the world via c section after mom sarah was severely ill with covid-19. i was trying to talk. >> i can't breathe. i remember looking at the doctor and. i said please help me situation like mine can be prevented by getting vaccinated. >> the vaccine at the time of her pregnancy had just started rolling out due to limited data. sarah decided not to get the shot while pregnant after 2 previous miscarriages fair and her husband matthew both came down with covid matthew who is fully vaccinated had a breakthrough case with mild symptoms. the that are held are sharing this story to encourage other pregnant women to get the shot. there will be a lot of emotional healing. >> that will have to take place and makes me something that i know kind of a. stuck with that with the nurses make you that. i said that i will
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never take another deep breath for granted ever. >> sarah met naomi 10 days after her birth. she was born 7 weeks early. weighing only 4 pounds and rushed to the nic u where she stayed for more than 5 weeks. the cdc and doctors say the covid-19 vaccine is the safest route for pregnant women, women who are lactating or breastfeeding and also for women who are thinking about getting pregnant in the almost year now that we've had this vaccine. >> we've given several billion doses of this around the world. so this is not an untested even if you've had a mild covid-19 section before you were pregnant. >> during the pregnancy. you can still get the and it's strongly recommended that natural immunity. you producing your own antibodies to covid-19 can be people started improved and create a safer environment for your pregnancy. gayle ong kron 4 news.
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>> in the east bay. the oakland city council's president has proposed a cash incentive now to try to entice experienced officers to join the force. this comes as oakland takes new steps now to address violence in the city. this proposal will offer a $50,000. signing bonus to fill 60 vacant police officer positions. the city wants to hire seasoned quality officers who've already gone through the police academy in police training. the proposal aims to cut down on 911, response times and increase police presence and improve the cease-fire program as well. >> we are in the public i'm seeing right now. it feels like every day we experience a new senseless tragedy. and at the same time are shrinking police force as it have the resources to adequately serve our community officers are already experience and ready to hit the streets as active patrol officer. >> the officers who take the offer would have to stay with oakland police for at least 5
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years. otherwise we'll have to pay back a prorated portion of that $50,000 signing bonus. we'll take a break at 7.10 coming up on the kron 00:00am morning news, a government shutdown is averted by lawmakers on capitol hill. >> we'll have the latest details from washington in just a minute. plus another car burglary in san francisco. this one caught on camera. we'll have all that video for you in a moment. plus, if you live in the north bay. your water right to the taste, ok, and it might not. we'll tell you why. >> and we are going to be seeing a very miss of misty morning with some fog out there, very dense in some areas as that poll, just one of those areas sitting under the great later on today. hazy sunshine with highs only in the 60's. your forecast ahead. >> all along some of our bridges and highways slowing us down on this friday morning. we'll take a look at that and your updated drive times once we get back from break.
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for the gifts you won't forget. the mercedes-benz winter event. get a credit toward your first month's payment on select models. >> 7 14 and in the north bay, there's a warning. if you live in marin county or water might be smelly taste a little different. >> i have a. >> you know, filter. so i experience this, but apparently a lot of people have and the county knows about it because of the drought. they had to change the water source that they used to manage the water supply because of that. they describe the county says it's
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going maybe smell a little musty or taste. a little earth ii. but they say it is still safe to drink. and i don't as you know, james have a problem drinking or eating things that. but a lot of people do. and that's ok, so, yes, you know, his filter is it feels on your faucet just yes. are some of with catch on in the weather center with our forecast today got and it's going to be another one with some fog to start and some hazy sunshine to finish today. a few changes to note, though. first is probably which are already noticing that fog is a lot more widespread. >> and dense than it has been earlier this week. this is a very great start for san francisco and visibility is really being affected in the santa clara valley. the east bay and across the north bay too little clear out towards the coastline. not necessarily sunny, but at least visibility has improved towards the coast high pressure ridge is keeping all that haze and fog trapped
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right in place. we do have a change of pace, though that is going to break this high pressure on into next week. this will eventually offer up the potential of just a couple light sprinkles monday night into tuesday morning, not amounting to much another shot at some light showers thursday night into friday better opportunity for that. the sierra nevada not as high of a potential for the bay area and the following week after that, another storm system that actually looks like it could leave an impact with us. so it's nice to see at least some moisture potential ahead of us next week's not going to bring a whole lot of it really just trace amounts of rainfall for most areas through the course of this next upcoming week. but that's better than the record breaking 70's and sunshine that we've been stuck in a pattern of 50's and 60's for daytime highs today. no more 70's in this forecast. we're a lot closer to where we should be for december and we stay this way too. no spikes in temperatures ahead, although sunday is going to be our sunniest in most mild day next week. it's even cooler with those isolated chances of sprinkles that i mentioned just a second ago reyna. john,
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thanks for that. yeah, we're starting with highway 4 because we're seeing some delays along there. we have some fog making its way. some earlier accidents years as you're traveling. >> one 62 to 42 in conquer. a little under 37 minutes heading into the city. back down to 15 minutes. we had an earlier accident there that since been cleared. that's the good news. 5, 1880. i don't see any major delays as you're traveling to berkeley and emeryville heading across towards the peninsula. little under 15 minutes to make that drive out of richmond. we've got an uptick in traffic there. little under 14 minutes as you're heading across to war. sandra fell and check in on 6 80's. you're traveling southbound from dublin to fremont to 62 a little under 15 minutes for your drive time there. dorian james, back to you. >> thanks, ray. 7.17 for your money this morning. google is changing up its plans to return to the office. it's one of the stories that we've been covering this morning and the numbers on november job growth were just really so let's go to jean king live at the nasdaq for those stories and more. hi, jane.
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>> hey, daria, good morning. so the headline number job growth last month in the u.s. 210,000 that was a huge mess from expectations. we expected 500, 80,000. but here's the good news. the unemployment rate fell to 4.2% so that is a low that we haven't seen since the pandemic began effect in march of 2020. the unemployment rate was 4.4%. so nice to see that number getting back to normal well, google is reconsidering its return to office plants. so they employees do not have to come back. january 10th this previously expected. now this spokesperson told the verge that google has opened 90% of its offices. people can come in on a voluntary basis. but in terms of requiring them to be there that day keeps getting pushed further and further in the future. fact. they've change that date many times during the pandemic and apple is indicating that the iphone 13 may not be selling as well as expected. it's told according to bloomberg, this component suppliers and that it may not order as many units
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as it had previously thought. now if that bloomberg report is accurate, it suggests that the range may not meet apple's initial expectations. they originally a plan to sell 19 million of the iphone thirteen's and burger king's whopper is turning 64 years old. it's giving the sandwich a price to match. so today and tomorrow. burger king will sell the signature sandwich for $0.37 that was the price back in 1957 when it launched live from the nasdaq. i'm jane king. back to you, daryn. thanks a lot of happy weekend to. you will see later, jane. >> 7.19 is the time. another big story this morning, the u.s. government will stay open for now. anyway, thanks to a late night move to pass the stopgap bill to at least keep the government funded through february 18th. we've got anna wiernicki with the latest from dc. >> good morning. that last-minute deal in the senate almost didn't happen just hours before a group of senate republicans threatened to block any funding bill over federal vaccine mandates. >> the yeas are 69. the nays
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are 28 and the bill is passed hours before the government was set to run out of money. congress passed a continuing resolution keeping it open through february 18th. i'm happy to let the american people know the government remains open, but thursday's late night vote almost didn't happen. >> a group of senate republicans including utah's mike lee threatened to block the short-term funding bill over president biden's vaccine mandate for larger businesses. it's not government's job. it's not within government's authority to tell people that they must be vaccinated and if they don't get vaccinated, don't get fired. >> it's wrong. it's immoral. the and kansas republican senator roger marshal introduced an amendment that would prevent the use of federal money to carry out the vaccine mandate. let's give employers certainty. employs peace of mind that they will still have a job. this new year, but that amendment failed. no one wants to go to work and be worry. they might come home to their family with a deadly virus. but democrats
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criticize the group's demands calling the move a political stunt. how do they explain to the public that they're shutting down government because they don't want people to get vaccinated. the short-term funding bill now heads to the president's desk where president biden has until the end of today to sign it for now in washington. i'm anna wiernicki. back to you. >> thanks anna is 7.21. and coming up, lawmakers are moving out of the state capitol building because they're going to be doing some renovations. the question is. >> is a cosmetic is it is it good way to spend our taxpayer money going to take a look at that.
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>> 7.24. and new this morning. the fatal police shooting of sean monterrosa and allay. turns out they say was not reasonable. this is according to a new independent report. >> released by the police department in june of 2020. monterrosa was fatally shot by an officer responding to a report of alluding at walgreens monterrosa did not have a gun. he had a hammer. >> when he was shot. the independent investigation found the officer's decision to use deadly force was objectively reasonable. the report found the officer used poor tactics to de-escalate
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the situation. now that officer may face disciplinary action for violating the vallejo police department's policies. >> major move is underway right now. at the state capitol with lawmakers moving out of their offices in preparation for a big renovation project. the capital's annex is set to be demolished to make way for a new upgraded space. for the last 7 decades. 70 years. this annex is housed executive and legislative offices. now this project is expected to cost taxpayers about 1.2 billion dollars legislators defending the demolition say that the current and next as old as asbestos. it has limited access for the disabled has lack of safety measures like exits and sprinklers. so they say it's necessary. the new space will include about a 100 million dollars in upgraded security measures as well. >> it will be a more secure. our modern capital. it will allow the legislature in a term of american people. functional. i bring in all the pieces back under one roof.
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>> for now. lawmakers are moving into a temporary space about a block away. >> the biden administration has agreed to resume the remain in mexico policy for migrants at the southern border. the trump rules to require a lot of the migrants to stay in mexico as they await immigration hearings and biden ended that policy when he took office but lawsuits by texas and missouri forced it back into effect as long as mexico agreed and it did the white house re implemented, the policy per a court order. >> california's attorney general comes to the bay area today to talk about retail theft. hours after thieves hit a jewelry store in the south bay i'll tell you how it bay i'll tell you how it happened after the break. mrs. claus the shopping boss here to help you merry savers decorate with the best bargains ever! ross has savings on everything you need to get the party started. because who waits for shipping anymore?
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>> 7.29 right now. and there's no this is a gloomy look of quite how or so not walworth know it still feels okay. because coit tower for me. it's more when it's lit up by it. why some it feels >> inspirational its deal to yes. okay. not necessarily with this morning. we've got to do. >> are these clouds going to whatever that is fog burn off and then lead to the wall to find out. john, good morning. so the fog is going to burn off and that's going to lead to the yeah, it's our foggy
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this morning followed by are hazy afternoon. it's not necessarily the chip arrest friday ahead of us. >> but we will be looking at at least some sunshine breaking its way through later on. it's definitely not clear at the berkeley hills camera right here. visibility has fallen very low. we are seeing another dense fog advisory for solano county. but you are by no means the only spot looking at dense fog, the santa clara valley across the east bay, bayside and inland valleys of the north bay. all these areas are seeing at least spots of lower visibility because of this fog this morning, current temperatures are mild 40's and 50's. nobody in the 30's right now. just get the jackets on. and yes, slow down as you venture onto the roads right now. exactly along 80 in fairfield and allay. a lot of fog cover that area but also let's check on the south bay as you're traveling along 1, 1, 85 below park a little under 37 minutes for your drive time there. 2 3785 82 not seen any major delays as you're traveling to palo alto. >> or sam. a tail traveling
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into the city. a little under 17 minutes when an uptick in traffic because of earlier accidents not seen any there at the moment. that's why we're seeing that slight delay, an uptick in traffic as you're heading across towards the peninsula visibility. as you can see, fog there, a little under 17 minutes and heading out of richmond under 14 for your drive time there. daria james, back to you. >> thank you, ray. 7.31 and today california attorney general rob bonta is going to announce an update on a recent retail theft in the bay area. yeah. this comes as it was another smash-and-grab robbery. this time in san jose kron fours camila barco live in the newsroom to talk about both of these stories can be a good morning. good morning. you guys see out. the state attorney general is going to be in san mateo county today. >> and he's expected to make an announcement on a major retail theft case now, this comes on the heels of several smash-and-grabs across the bay area less than 24 hours ago, thieves got away with several pieces of jewelry in san jose. now, this happened at the eastridge mall just before
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03:00pm yesterday for people wearing mask rushed inside the quick service jewelry design store. they began to smash the display cases with hammers and the thieves ran away with the stolen jewelry before police arrived. but another group of crooks didn't leave with anything when he tried to steal from a cannabis dispensary. now this surveillance video captured it all. several thieves broke into this cannabis dispensary in valais. whoa. it's the u.s. bloom incorporated, as you can see, they're trying to break through the window. but the crooks didn't make it past the lobby. >> they tried kicking down the doors, but they left empty-handed before police got there. now the company is offering $25,000 to anyone with information that leads to an arrest. now last month, the san mateo district attorney joined forces with other bay area. prosecutors to combat the recent increase in smash-and-grabs today, the da, the san mateo sheriff's office and the state attorney general will be announcing a new
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information on a major organized retail theft case. now, diane james, it's unclear what that cases. but the announcement is that one this afternoon? of course you can stay with us online and on air as we get more information. for now. back to you. all right. thanks, bill. >> time now 7.32 and there is a heavy police presence in union square still because of the smash and grabs in the crime that has happened there and you'll see more officers like you do in this video also see some other changes more stores and it used to be only the really high and stores are going to be requiring a reservation for people to come in. you can't just shop. they'll have a door that's locked and you have to have an appointment or, for example, to limit the number of customers, not because of covid but for safety because a crime and next is are there. you saw gump's in the background. that's a fancy department store that is taking the extra step to hire its own security as well. but they can't keep that up forever. >> during some president time to beef up our security and
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provide a safe place for our customers and our employees. it is a cost that is not sustainable. long term for our business or for any business. >> the vice president operations of gump's says the city needs to do more to protect these businesses because like you said, they can't take on that expense forever in these expensive shops likely baton and the rest of them can only do so much before they lose too much money and they'll have to make other decisions that we might not like san francisco police have arrested 5 people. it was part of an operation to prevent more car break-ins and armed robberies and one of the suspects is just 15 years old. investigators say that the people may be connected to a half a dozen car burglaries in the city. 2 were arrested. well casing vehicles in the area fulton in lyon streets and then 3 were arrested when they were actually seen breaking into cars in a parking lot near bay in kearny streets. and look, police confiscated 2 ghost guns during these arrests. all 5 now face multiple felony charges.
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>> well, take a look at this new video here showing another smash-and-grab this time in san francisco's chinatown neighborhood. you can see that in this footage sent to us by one of the viewers. there's the thief casing the car. here's their getaway driver. they smashed the back window. at one point of this blue car and then start grabbing various items and moving them over to that getaway vehicle. again, police don't have much to go this happened. we know near grant and washington streets. not clear exactly what was stolen. the san francisco police now are asking if you have any information on what transpired here. please give them a call. meanwhile, across the bay in oakland and the state woman frustrated right now with the lack of police help after she became the victim of a smash-and-grab robbery again in oakland. this is cell phone video capturing crime last month near lake merritt. the woman says she tried to file a police report, even provided this bit of video that she was able to get from a witness. but she says her efforts went
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nowhere and she's worried that these thieves now we're going continue breaking into other cars or possibly committing more serious crimes. >> it's kind of scary to see they don't even especially when you have a video clip. >> and that they have some kind of evidence to go after that. >> you know, maybe they will find another crime that happened by these people. when they just brush that under the carpet and not caring. this is not going to give me any sense of security honestly to go in that any more. >> across 4 reached out to oakland police about this we haven't heard back yet. unclear maybe possible. staffing problems is what's leading to a backup in solving nonviolent property crimes. we'll let you know as we continue looking at this story. >> san mateo police arrested a man they suspect of sexually assaulting a blind woman. we remember we told you about this. it happened in cupertino. and this is the surveillance image that they had of the man they were looking for. who did this in
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may and followed the blind woman to a parking lot. well, they've arrested 29 year-old. bernard may ortiz now for this crime. the woman was assaulted in the outdoor parking lot near stevens creek boulevard. and may your t's was arrested yesterday and here's his mug shot. he was booked into the county jail on charges of battery and false imprisonment. >> we will take a break at 7.37. still ahead on the kron 00:00am morning news the warriors. they'll be facing the phoenix suns again tonight after losing to them on the road. we'll tell you how the players are hoping to bounce back with a win at the chase center. plus, how a couple of the north bay are helping out families who can't afford a christmas tree this year. we'll have their story coming up. and the weekend's here may be time to put up the christmas tree. and as you're getting outside today do it with the jackets scarves on all the wintry apparel. >> it's back to some cooler weather 50's at the coast. a grey start across the bay and then some hazy sunshine later on falling into the 60's for inland areas. rain.
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>> and as you wake up this morning, you might have noticed the fog outside. we see a very foggy commute that has impacted traffic will have a look at that once we get back from break.
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they would give trees to people who needed them, their names or jesse and tory crawler. they live in sonoma county. >> and when they started the tradition last year. they ended up getting away less than a dozen trees which is nothing. i mean, that's amazing. but this year things have got out of hand. they've really grown and they are giving away about a 1000 trees and we're talking with decorations and everything as well with the help of volunteers they're nonprofit group. i love it is called operation christmas tree and this is for people view delivery and everything for people who live in sonoma county. >> people are home more than ever. >> we just felt like, you know, we were so happy when you put up our tree and you want everybody else to feel that way and we didn't want anyone to go without just because they couldn't afford it. so yeah, we're just you know, we love christmas and we want. i know. and and we want to, you know, really share what christmas is all about. and that is about giving.
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>> if you would like a free tree. we have a link on our website at kron 4 dot com. so check it out. 7.41. and we'll be right back.
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>> 7.44 is the time right now. we're checking out the weather and just kind of wait to see
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if we ever do get a glimpse. used be sunny, but hazy and yesterday it really that was pretty john, good morning. yeah, today's he's ear, though. yesterday was moderate air quality today, especially for inland east bay neighbors. once that fog lifts, it's still going to be kind looking out there. >> areas closer to the coast, though, are in san francisco right on the peninsula. definitely going to good dose of sunshine. a little bit brighter. the closer to the coast to get those are really the spots to be for sure. san jose this morning. look at this is gray. that fog is really settled in across the santa clara valley. the east bay the north bay closer to the peninsula and the coastline a little bit clear, but still very gray overhead. you're just not driving through it quite as much high pressure ridge keeping that hazy keeping it foggy. but this ridge of high pressure is exiting the region and this will all open the opportunity for a couple of sprinkles to fall into place come monday night into tuesday. nothing more than a few sprinkles. and
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then also later on into the week next week. a few more light showers possible thursday into friday. better chances of rain fall into the following week. so next week is an introduction to some cooler weather, maybe a couple of light spots of rainfall, but really the rest, the real rainfall. we're hoping for this forecast will come into that following week afterwards as far as temperatures go today already noticing some changes no longer in the 70's across the bay, but rather falling into the 50's and 60's millbrae 63 for the high foster city right at 65 saying carlos at 66 warmest spot. today's campbell, you've been the warm spot a lot lately and o you'll be at 68 degrees. freeman through hayward in the mid 60's pleasanton 66 oakland 62 more 60's across the north bay and you get the picture. a few more a little closer to the coastline from center field to santa rosa tomorrow's highs right around the same as today as we see that slight chance of sprinkles late monday into early tuesday. another round of it possible into thursday and friday better chances of rain on into that following week. rain.
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don, thanks to that it we've been seeing that fog out there. all this morning. if you're traveling along 82 maybe. >> hercules this area. lot of dense fog along the benicia bridge antioch as well. we travel along highway 4. you're seeing fog as well, which is contributing to that delay. so definitely be mindful of that as you're out and about this morning heading into the city. a little under 17 minutes. we had an earlier accident on the bay bridge, not there any longer. but still we're seeing delays as you're traveling across the san mateo bridge a little under 17 minutes for your drive time there visibility a little impacted by the fog. 6.80, southbound traveling down to fremont to 62 a little under 15 minutes. no major issues were just seeing a little slowing as you're traveling along 82 hayward and fremont and we're checking on the drive times along highway for up to 40 minutes as you're traveling from one, 60 to 2.42 darya. james, back to you. thanks, ray. let's talk sports because the warriors are getting ready for the rematch. yes. can't wait for it. obviously we lost to the phoenix suns last time
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around. but tonight. >> tonight at the chase center are going to the local fans on the warriors side com for sports director jason dumas has a preview. >> the dubs were back in the lab prepping for a rematch. >> but the phoenix suns, the suns snapped, the dup 7 game win streak on tuesday night in phoenix. >> they forced 23 warriors turnovers and it was the most rattled that i've seen golden state all season long, but we can't forget it. this is a son team that was in the nba finals last year. the western conference by that standard runs through phoenix. that's probably what dream on it telling these young son right there. but either way the dubs know how good phoenix are and they're still working to get to that point. >> and i it's kind of too early to put, you know, enable you know, we're we're, you know, still trying to continue to find ourself. and you know, you guys have to give the suns credit. they wrote that almost the whole team and they they were in the finals last year.
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so, you know, for us it's just about continuing to grow continue to focus on us and what we can do to be every game i'm definitely on a. >> sharks against the islanders in the brand-new ubs arena in strong island. first period nick bonino taps it in for san jose. we've got a tie game let's go to overtime. timo meier young stud. his shot is off. but erik karlsson plays cleanup duty lights. the lamp sharks win. they will head east over the river over the bridge to manhattan to play in the world's most famous arena, madison square garden in new york rangers next. >> saint mary's visiting utah state in logan. 2nd half. alex do case 2 of his 13 points and i finished with the left on the opposite side. it's a tie game. all right. a couple seconds left utah state trying to tie it. a shot is off the mark saint mary's crowds and
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the rebound and do case gets back out. boy, 6 seconds left. he tied it up. all right. now utah state has one last chance to go for a clock runs out. utah state coach was kind of ticked off. he wanted some more time on the clock. guess what, buddy? 60 to 58 years while off the gaels are now 8, one they play colorado state on saturday. 2 hosp of billion. cal posting oregon state. 2nd half jordan shepherd. he had 25 8. he wants to. how about andre kelly? sky really, really strong as he showed right there. 14 points 13 rebounds for double double of the season. they win 73 to 61 to 3
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in for a visit utah on sunday. and we cannot forget the cali 80's they host of fresno state. they jumped out to a big lead, 15 to 5. thanks to plays like that from leon e mackintosh 7 points in the first for her. jasmine green. she's pretty hot. all games hit a couple of threes to keep the bears with infighting distance in the 3rd and 15 seconds left. michelle that's that ultimately the game winning shot. they win. 7372 6 in one on the young season. all that you look at sports. >> thank you, jason. by jason. i like voice travels jason, we should remind we're game. by the way, the chase center is at 07:00pm. that's tipoff. yeah. don't forget about the niners are mourning the niner time. we've got a room. all they face the seahawks. all this means. sure sick, right i [ sfx: ding ding ding ] [sfx: bing bing bing ]
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cool. warriors are going to continue to apparently have free holiday events outside the chase ended through december. so bring the family out, maybe catch a show had a reindeer apparently they get reindeers out there. that's cool and it's free, right. i mean, so that you when can you go to the chase center you opt for walk-up and. >> participate. all right. we'll take a quick break. here. it is 7.55 coming up in the next hour. >> booster shots but in such high demand now because the omicron variant of covid-19 that we're starting to see a backlog of appointments. but the president says he's got a plan to help stop the spread of the new strain. we'll talk more about that in a minute. plus, oakland has a new plan to hire more experienced police officers with details on the cash bonus. they're putting on the table for any officer. that's interesting. plus another smash-and-grab car burglaries in san francisco. this was caught on camera. we'll play it all for you. coming up.
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>> from the area's local news station. you're watching the kron 00:00am morning news >> good morning and thanks for waking up with us on a as you as are celebrating the on coming weekend. the first weekend of december is dari pointed out earlier and were kept down towards the holiday
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christmas holidays. what holiday you celebrate on the december. it's looks like the weather is going to be. >> for the most writer and lot of people a lot to do this weekend. john. it's true. it's busy time of year for sure is the kind of won at least one or 2 good days of weather. we had a little too many of those days recently, though. so hopefully you had a good chance to get out there. take advantage of all the nice conditions that we've had for travel shopping errands putting up christmas lights. all of it today is still going to be okay for all of it. it's just not nears cleared nor as warm as we have been very foggy this morning for a lot of the bay area. that was your berkeley hills view a dense fog advisory back for the central valley and solano county. and even though the rest of the bay area is under advisory. technically. we are seeing some really low visibility. santa clara valley east bay, north bay, especially seeing some visibility issues from this fog that is just pushed right on into the bay that cap is really press to dornin as these temperatures have fallen into the 40's and 50's. now
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current temperatures are chilly enough paired with those great conditions. certainly to bundle up this morning. do expect a cooler afternoon, but still a nice one, which i'll get to in the rest of your forecast. john, thanks for that. so we are seeing a lot of fog out there on our highways. if you're traveling. >> along 82 of allay hercules along highway 4. that's where the fog is concentrated. the definitely want to take your time as you're driving through the air, seeing delays along highway 4 because of that fog traveling into the city right now. little under 17 minutes, we had some earlier accidents slowed us down. as you can see the turn, lights off. so traffic is flowing into the city. pretty nicely heading across towards the peninsula. you can see that visibility is pretty low there. little under 19 via the san mateo bridge and heading out of richmond across towards sandra fell, a little under 16 minutes started. james, back to you. thank you, ray. so to our top story this morning with president biden making another push for americans to get their covid-19 booster shots. yeah. his administration has a plan to attack the omicron covid variant and.

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