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>> when fun time from the bay area's local news station. you're watching kron. 4 news at know. there's some tantalizing observations that a bit. >> people are getting inf cted with this south african the report from the case is here now and in europe. getting terribly ill. >> no one on new cases of the omicron variant are donald starting to pop up across the bay area. it comes as a covid outbreak at a north bay school forces, dozens of students to quarantine. that is where we start this saturday night here on kron. 4 news at 9 o'clock. welcome jonathan mccall. i'm
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justine waldman. health experts are predicting there will be more omicron cases in the bay area in the coming days and weeks. >> with several cases just detected in alameda county. >> alameda county health leaders say that 5 cases of the omicron variant have now been confirmed there. they say the patients attended a wedding in wisconsin last weekend. one of them traveled internationally before that wedding. all the individuals have mild symptoms and are fully vaccinated. most of them have already received their booster shots. so far no one has been hospitalized. but as justine said, experts believe that more cases of the omicron variant will pop up in the days and weeks to come. but there is some good news. experts say that this version of the variant does not appear to be as strong as the delta variant. >> as a variance. so far it seems to be. we're send out potentially milder and then number 2, given the high vaccination rate in the bay area. it will keep people from
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going to the hospital in general. >> so doctor peter chin hong there believes that the vaccines are a protective layer to this new variant as omicron cases rise, state leaders and health experts. we're asking people not to panic and just to get the covid vaccine and a booster shot as soon as possible. now to the north bay where a family reportedly sent their child who tested positive for covid to a marine county school for 7 days last month, district officials are saying this happen and you'll come and elementary and it has seen 8 cases. 3 suspected school based transmissions about 75 students had to quarantine because of this family's actions and because of that tonight, we've now learned that the parents of this child could be facing some charges. >> crawford's amid harry spent the day talking the school leaders about how they were able to handle this situation. i'm sure. >> a lot of folks have to be upset because if a child tests positive, you're now endangering other kids, other students, other teachers as
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well. clear. were very clear that that's an emphasis that community thought they made the rules. they say this is a tough situation. >> because they're telling us the parent knew the child could spread the disease to others before they sent them to school. but the president of the board of trustees tells me she feels good about how they handle that. they are prepared for potential exposure and how to respond to it. >> and now it's a breach of trust in other ways like tite >> open community heal cummins elementary school in corte. madera is dealing with a covid outbreak. the superintendent sent out an update saying just before the thanksgiving holiday, there were 8 cases and 3 suspected school based transmissions. he says it started with one family that knowingly sent a student tested positive to school and their sibling for 7 days. i thought perhaps this could be a family where there were language barriers are cultural barriers and they may not understood. >> our communication.
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>> and that was not in fact, the case. so it was just an integration egregious and blatant disregard for other people. president of larkspur corte madera school district board of trustees. jill sellers says 75 other students had to quarantine because of close contact with thanksgiving break was could have been times better. she says no additional cases have been reported since the quarantine. she says as a public school district, there's no way to punish the parents for their decision. >> and they will not suspend the students. we do not believe in keeping them out of the classroom and away from from because their parents did something wrong. but sellers says the county could take action it is my understanding that there are other entities within the county that may be taking corrective action against this family. the parents could face misdemeanor charges for violating rain county's health order. it requires people who test positive to isolate for at least 10 days. the student did test positive at a medical facility. it was reported to the county and it got back to
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the school delays could be testing at prom and getting positive results in and still choosing to make these choices sellers hopes other families will learn from this situation. she's also grateful there wasn't greater spread. she says the schools are following all moraine county public health requirements just shows that are in school. protocols around masking and hand washing and and etcetera are really kind of paying off. >> the district is asking parents to keep their kids home if they're sick, sellers tells me they do have a slightly higher absence rate than previous years, but they would rather play it safe. jonathan justine. amanda with so many students in quarantine and more absences. how is the district working on to make sure kids don't fall behind it. >> she tells me many students have been quarantining have been absence. like i said, the absence or higher than before. they're keeping a zoom classroom available as their zooming into the actual classroom. it's not as interactive as it was over
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when everyone was quarantining back last year. there does some things to keep them involved. they know what's going on and don't fall too far behind. >> alright kratos and amanda hari. thank you. interesting story hopefully nothing like this will happen again. and folks will really just. pay attention to the rules. yeah. and then to thank you. >> our coronavirus coverage continues online and you can use this qr code on the screen right now and we'll take you to our website. kron 4 dot com. that's where you can find the latest information, including where the omicron variant has been detected in the united states. the latest travel restrictions and vaccine availability. >> tonight. pg and e has been hit with a 125 million dollars fine from the state of california for sparking the 2019 contained fire in sonoma county. according to cal fire, the company's transmission lines sparked that massive blaze. 40 million dollars of that fund will go to the state's general fund. the remainder will be used to
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remove abandon transmission lines from the facilities in that area. the fire charred 77,000 acres destroyed to 374 structures and injured 4 people according to the california public utilities commission. the cost will not be passed on to customers. genie in a statement says it accepts the findings and is now ready to move forward with compensating victims while also improving safety now to an update that we first told you about tonight kron 4 news at 8 o'clock. we're hearing from sfpd tonight after a san francisco restaurant denied service to to sfpd officers yesterday. it happened at hilda and just the on union street. in a statement on instagram. the restaurant said the officers were armed and in uniform when they were set. but staff members at that restaurant felt uncomfortable with their presence and their multiple weapons. the restaurant says that the staff politely asked the officers to leave shortly after they were seated. it goes on to say that quote, we respect the san
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francisco police department and are grateful for the work that they do. we welcome them into the restaurant when they are off duty out of uniform and without their weapons. meanwhile, not too long ago, san francisco police chief bill scott responded to that incident on twitter saying in part, quote, the san francisco police department stands for with respect even when it means respecting wishes that our officers and i find discouraging and personally disappointing the chief also went on to add that i believe the vast majority of san franciscans welcome their police officers who deserve to know that they are appreciated for the difficult job. we asked them to do in their uniforms to keep our neighborhoods and businesses safe. >> we go now to the north bay were in santa rosa 2 people are arrested. 10 cars towed after a series of sideshows from last weekend. police are saying people from across the bay area and the sacramento area came to the city to participate in the sideshow. officers responded to reports of reckless driving fights and
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shootings. there are no reports of any injuries, but law enforcement and people in the area are saying they're concerned about the ongoing issue of sideshows and sacramento. police are trying to crack down on side shows as well. police broke up a massive sideshow in the capitol last night. one event organizer was arrested. police say there were active warrants out for the organizer related to previous sideshows in total 14 cars were told 20 misdemeanor citations were issued along with 15 infraction citations. >> 5 people have been arrested in connection to a massive retail theft ring that targeted stores all across the bay area. california attorney general rob bonta announced those arrest on friday. officials say that ring stole more than 8 million dollars in items in just the past few months. the san mateo county sheriff's office says that the ring consist of criminals buying and distributing stolen merchandise and electronics. which of the recent
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high-profile robberies that they could be connected to. it's still unknown tonight. meanwhile, a man wanted for a smash-and-grab theft of a san bruno target store last month has been arrested. police say the man stole more than a $1000 in items from the location at the shops of 10, a friend shopping center. police so far have not released his name but say that he is a 43 year-old man from oakland police say they were able to track him down at the san bruno bart station officers say when they tried to arrest him. he even tried jumping in front of an oncoming bart train. the man now behind bars facing a number of charges. >> heightened security now its stores in downtown walnut creek will be the new norm during the holiday shopping season. the city council voted to create a downtown police patrol be earlier this week. the move in response to the growing number of mass retail thefts kron 4 sleep to call spoke with families who where they're shopping today among this increased police presence at broadway plaza.
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>> private security guards more so than uniformed police officers visibly president monitoring broadway plaza in downtown walnut creek. the result of rapid growth. reaching a tipping 0, 2 weeks ago at the outdoor mall where 90 people looted the nordstrom store stealing $125,000 worth of stuff. i was nervous. i think after seeing what happened. but coming here. we felt pretty safe and feels like it never happened. this family opted for in-person shopping rather than making their purchases online was nice. having that middle street blocked off the main road closed to traffic to deter thieves and to make shoppers feel comfortable visiting downtown. i was so sad to hear about what happened and what has been happening around earlier this week. the city council passed a resolution approving the hiring of 5 additional police officers who will make up a new downtown patrol beat the contra costa county office of the sheriff says it will also provide patrol assistance
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during the holiday season. that was nice. it was good to see the police around. and i was glad to see as many shoppers are supporting the businesses and. >> still continuing on with holiday plans. 3 arrests have been made in last month's looting case and the police department expects more in the coming weeks in walnut creek phillipe djegal all kron 4 so much more to come tonight here on kron. 4 news at 9 o'clock, including a new approach to policing that one bay area county is now testing out. >> and then the parents of the alleged michigan school shooter are now in the same jail as their son. how police managed to track them down and what comes next in this case.
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>> new numbers from the department of labor shows that the u.s. unemployment rate dropping to its lowest level since before the pandemic began. it's now at 4.2%, the recent report also says 210,000 jobs were added to the american economy in november. and while significant that's far less than the more than. >> half a million jobs economists had forecasted for the month. president joe biden is painting an optimistic picture about the economy after this new jobs report. but republican house leader kevin mccarthy saying the white house is downplaying economic concerns caused by inflation and supply chain problems. >> i'm sure the white house will try to spin it one way, but they're supposed to be 550,000 jobs, especially during a seasonal hiring period, much less than that.
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>> well, the american economy is still weak and by inflation labor shortages and the covid-19 pandemic. it is still expected to expand in the final quarter of 2021 with job growth remaining solid in areas like transportation and warehouses. speaking of supply chain issues. those backlogs now starting to have a big impact on pharmacies. there are new reports that drug stores are now running out of important prescription medicines. the fda says right now there are about 111 drugs on back order. those include heart medications, antibiotics in cancer, drugs on its website. the agency says it is monitoring the entire supply chain to try to both reduce the impact of shortages and to prevent them all together. the fda says there are a number of reasons why drug shortages do occur. they include manufacturing and quality problems delays and discontinuation ys. >> according to a new study out of the u k daily disposable masks could contain
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toxins which end up dumped into the environment. the scientists are saying significant amounts of toxins such as lead and copper been found in the masks. scientists tested 7 different brands in water which models environments a similar to trash cans or litter and said nearly exposing the mask to water could release hidden toxins and oceans asia estimate believes one and a half billion entered our oceans in 2020. the study was published in the journal water research. now time to talk about our weather forecast as we take a live look outside here in san francisco. quite how or no fog or clouds. it's very chilly out there tonight. no marine layer. it is not. but we are tracking of a wide range of changes on the way as we. >> roll into sunday and start a new work week kron 4 meteorologist mabrisa rodriguez here tonight. look at what you can expect in when you may need to crank up the heater next week. yeah.
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because we're going to see possible frost forming jonathan in just 18 friday morning into saturday morning of this upcoming week. >> thanks to a storm that's going to bring us some measurable rain on thursday. but from now until then, we do have king tides of the highest high tides and the lowest low tides of the season arriving right now in the bay area well under way until 3 o'clock sunday afternoon high tide times on sunday will be shortly before 9 o'clock in the morning where we could see high tides as high as nearly 7 feet with a low tide sunday afternoon at around 4 o'clock. but we're going to see this coastal flood advisory around the bay area shoreline expiring by 3 o'clock sunday afternoon just because that low tide going to start and really impact the bay area coastline by around 4.15 in the afternoon. so here's a live look right now at coit tower and we're seeing temperatures out there. widespread low to mid 50's. 47 degrees, though, for san carlos in the mid 40's for
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those of you palo alto. an antioch 49 degrees. so make sure to bundle up there. futurecast for going to show an increase in that high cloud cover and dense low clouds and fog specifically as you start out your sunday morning drive at 7 o'clock visibility, dangerous driving weather around the bay area shoreline at or near 0. even extending into napa livermore and san jose away from the coastline as well. so we are going to notice better lifting and clearing by around mid morning on sunday and a nice warm up for your sunday afternoon. we're away from the san francisco peninsula coastline. we could be 5 to 10 degrees above average in 60's and 70's for the 2nd half of your weekend. but we are tracking some changes with more seasonal wet weather arriving by monday night into tuesday, drizzle about a 10th of an inch of rain or less. but we could see some measurable rain early thursday morning into thursday afternoon. that's going to bring us about a quarter of an inch of rain or
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less and also snow showers to the sierra as well as rain showers. about half an inch of rain or less there. but overnight lows tonight. we're going to dip into the mid to upper 40's those of you in santa rosa bundle up chillier 38 degrees for your overnight lows. but high temperatures tomorrow cranking up that he mild weather even by december 5th standards. we should be in the upper 50's to low 60's instead tracking low 70's for santa rosa. so easily more than 10 degrees above average there with nevado at 71 degrees. but half moon bay in downtown san francisco. very seasonal outlook. upper 50's to low 60's and taking a look ahead at your next 7 day forecast. look at how we dip to below average temperatures thursday into friday because cooler drier air mass will be in place and overnight lows. widespread 30's and 40's were frost may actually form as well. snow elevations with thursday storm could actually
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fall to as low as 3,000 feet, far local hills and mountains. so certainly going to look like a winter wonderland. but obviously no snow in the valleys. so. >> it is going to be a very cold snap making its way into the bay area. that's addressed jim. yeah, but we need it. i mean, it's winter. after all starting. but the winter solstice 20 the 21st of december. yeah. and now it's like we're tracking 60's and 70's tomorrow. so enjoy the warm weather while it lasts thanks, guys. >> happening tonight, a stretch of interstate 80 in fairfield is going to close for 10 hours in both directions as part of a massive road construction project that happening near the interstate 80 highway 12 and interstate 6.80. interchange. that starts at 00:00pm tonight and crews are going to be demolishing an old connector bridge from highway 12 that runs to the east lanes of 80's. so if you're headed east, traffic is going to be diverted at red top road. if you're headed west will be detoured on to interstate 6.80. the lanes. the will. if
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everything goes according to plan reopen tomorrow at 9. >> not one but 2 bay area students have been arrested for bringing dangerous weapons to school. >> the president biden's plan for tax deductions now facing challenges. we'll show you how republicans are pushing to 4 to keep the same tax rate. i'm morgan, and there's more to me than hiv. more love, more adventure, more community. but with my hiv treatment, there's not more medicines in my pill. i talked to my doctor and switched to fewer medicines with dovato. dovato is for some adults who are starting hiv-1 treatment or replacing their current hiv-1 regimen. with just 2 medicines in 1 pill, dovato is as effective as a 3-drug regimen... to help you reach and stay undetectable. research shows people who take hiv treatment as prescribed and get to and stay undetectable can no longer transmit hiv through sex. don't take dovato if you're
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>> tonight. republicans on capitol hill are pushing back against a key tax provision and president biden's build back better plan. this is coming as democrats are still working to reach an agreement among themselves on the issue. quite force. washington correspondent reshad hudson has more. >> good evening. republicans like west virginia senator shelley moore capito are fighting back against a tax change they say could benefit people in states like california and new york. >> i think it is a blue state billionaires bail out a proposal and democrats social spending bill would raise the cap on state and local tax deductions known as salt to 80,000 benefits of folks who making, you know, millions and millions of dollars because they're the ones who take these deductions. the democrats in high-tax states want to undo the change republicans made in 2017. >> capping salt deductions at
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$10,000 as negotiations get underway in the senate new jersey senator bob menendez says repealing the salt cap is a must. >> they will have to be a resolution because if there is no salt release, there is no deal. >> menendez says it's not about benefiting the wealthy will give relief to hardworking. >> a middle-class families. although the white house says raising the salt cap wasn't a part of president biden's original plan. >> he's not ruling it we expect the final legislation will address some of the most unfair result of the 2017 provision particularly its impact on middle-class taxpayers. >> the senate is trying to vote on the entire bill back better plan before christmas reporting in washington, rashad hudson, back to you. >> and tracking rain and snow showers for this upcoming week for your full sierra forecast. coming up after the break. stay tuned.
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francisco will be participating in what's called the community wellness and crisis response pilot project aimed to help bring additional mental health resources to law enforcement. >> since the onset of the covid-19 pandemic. we've seen a dramatic rise in the number of 911. calls related to mental health and people in mental crisis here talk things we >> its residents were interested in making sure that we did. and that's probably could supporting mental health crisis for really trying to figure out is how we can connect you. with a mental health clinician. at the same time seeing what services you need in the long run. >> san mateo county's behavioral health and recovery services is working with local nonprofits star vista to train and supervise clinicians who will be stationed with each city's police department. there may be a person. >> that officers have dealt with multiple times that are,
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you know, experiencing a mental health issues. now, what's happening is now we have a clinician that could actually work with them. go on. if there are additional calls, the 4 participating cities and the county will contribute approximately 1.5 million dollars for this initiative. >> by adding a qualified mental health professional. however, we believe we can provide. >> a better service for our residents as well as potentially de-escalate any conflict which may arise by having a uniformed police officer responding. >> this approach will help us make sure that we can try to have for the people who are involved in the call and also try it people into assistance help address the underlying issues. >> this will be a 2 year pilot program and all the data will be independently evaluated at stanford university and from
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their county leaders will assess if this program will be continued and expanded in the newsroom. gayle ong kron 4 news. >> san jose. police say they're now investigating the death of a man found in the house last week as a homicide. officers say they found the man's body inside of a home on almaden expressway, back on november 27th the santa clara county coroner's office ruled the death a homicide. the cause of death is still pending. police say right now they have no suspects in the case and are still trying to piece together a motive. the death is now san jose's 31st homicide of 2021 also in the north bay santa rosa, police arrested an 18 year-old high school student after investigators say he brought a gun onto campus yesterday. it happened at montgomery high school officers say they responded to the campus after rumors started swirling that a student brought a gun to campus officers searched that student's backpack say they found the gun right now there's no word on if the gun was loaded. investigators say after talking with other
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students, they say they don't believe he was planning to use the gun that student, though, has been arrested on charges of having a concealed weapon and bring a weapon on school grounds and in an unrelated incident a 14 year-old student was arrested at the private north valley school after police say he made threats about bombing. the school. investigators say the student had made threats to other students about mailing a bomb to the school. investigators arrested that student for charges of criminal threats. >> the parents of the suspected school shooter in oxford, michigan are behind bars tonight after an hour's long manhunt. a judge that bond and a half a million dollars each for james and jennifer crumbley police consider them fugitives after they failed to show up in court on friday. they are charged in connection with the shooting allegedly carried out by their 15 year-old son reporter kelsey kurtz teen has the latest. >> these 2 individuals. could have stopped it and they have
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every if he was dangerous and they gave him a and they didn't secure it and they allowed free access to it. >> and today's arraignment, the prosecuting attorney, karen mcdonald saying the parents are absolutely to blame for their son and shooting and killing 4 students and injuring 7 others. arguing that mister and missus crumbly bought the gun as a gift for ethan went to the shooting range with him and showed off the gun on social media. but crumbley's attorneys countering that gun was actually locked. so when the prosecution is stating that this child had free access to a gun. >> that is just absolutely not true. say mcdonald this fall to find the story and making emotional decisions for office have been cherry picked to further her narrative of making an example of mister enos is crumbly end today when asking the oakland county sheriff's office if oxford high school could see charges if it was. >> concerning to the teacher in the classroom enough. ultimately the call and
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parents at that point we would have loved to have been loop in the sheriff saying the investigation is >> and saturday night. what was supposed to be a healing candlelight vigil in downtown oxford chaos broke out. >> when a person passed out collapsing to the ground. the oakland county sheriff saying he was trying to calm the situation. >> i'm down relax. more people are going to hurt by running nothing's going nothing's wrong. >> that's how raw they are a community of oxford and shock and terror mourning the loss. that was kelsey currents. team reporting for us tonight. we've also learned police are looking to charge a person who helped. >> james and jennifer crumbley hide from law enforcement before they were arrested by police. and you can keep up with the very latest on this story and all other stories we're covering on our website. kron 4 dot com and also on our app, the kron 4 app. that's
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where you can get breaking news weather updates and so much more. now to our 4 zone forecast as we take a live look outside here along the golden gate bridge seeing the conditions there tonight. slow traffic but cool temperatures and. what about the rest of the weekend. that's the question tonight. let's get you ready to start your sunday as we. >> head off into that. another weekend here in the bay area. kron 4 meteorologist mabrisa rodriguez is here tonight with a look at what's on the way. yeah, we're tracking warmer weather for the 2nd half of your weekend about 5 to 10 degrees above average. >> cooler night. those specially for those of you in santa rosa cooling down into the upper 30's but radar for tracking that increasing high cloud cover a dense, a low clouds and fog to start out your sunday morning drive so just a heads up there. but those of you heading out to this year for early holiday vacation. this is what you can expect. some light snow showers in the highest peaks monday night through tuesday. but widespread light, rain and
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snow showers starting thursday afternoon even into thursday night, we could see about half an inch of or less of rain and snow for this year. so finally seeing that pattern change this upcoming week tomorrow, though, is going to be another mild day in the forecast. a lot of sunshine mid-fifties with mostly sunny skies. but then we're going to see that increase in cloud cover on monday. cooling down temperatures into the low 50's with showers mainly for the valleys of this year. up and even some very low high top mountain showers and snow flurries for your monday night into tuesday as well. so it is going to be pretty low. but then more measurable rain and snow by around thursday night into friday. but temperatures out there right now in the bay area cooling down into the upper 40's sam until 49 degrees with mid 40's for those of you in paulo, alto, widespread low to mid 50's for most of the bay area. but then tomorrow's daytime highs 60's and 70's. only season along
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the san francisco peninsula coastline. that's where downtown san francisco in half moon bay 6159 degrees. back to jonathan just seen. thank you so much for greece. a group of the abuse survivors and advocates rallied in support of the victims. >> of jeffrey epstein near the courthouse where his alleged accomplice is now on trial 59 year-old glenn maxwell is accused of recruiting and abusing girls along with epstein. the demonstrators say the criminal justice system did not aggressively investigate maxwell and epstein decades earlier despite credible evidence of misconduct. >> imagine how many more people would be kept safe if perpetrator quick would have been caught the first time when he first showed symptoms we're held accountable after the first offense. but conviction of maxwell is not the end. >> the conviction of maxwell is the
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>> the group is calling for more criminal justice reform to focus on victims and more public education about child abuse and intervention. >> now to a developing story tonight where american officials believe that russia is planning an invasion of ukraine that could come as early as next month. the u.s. intelligence report shows those plans could involve as many as 175,000 russian troops. a senior us defense officials says they're taking the kremlin signal seriously with nearly 100,000 russian troops already stationed along ukraine's eastern border. the biden administration now threatening serious consequences including economic sanctions. if russia does take further action. meanwhile, this has prompted president biden to schedule a meeting with his russian counterpart, vladimir putin to try to avoid any possible escalation reporter michael shore tells us what's at stake and how the biden administration is planning. >> for the meeting later on this week. >> it is now reported that
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there are 94,000 russian troops amassed at its border with ukraine prompting the announcement of a tuesday video call between president joe biden and russian president vladimir putin. it certainly would be an opportunity to discuss. >> are serious concerns about theebellicose rhetoric about the military buildup that we're seeing on the border of ukraine that discussion will certainly touch on us option. should russia not draw down the white house saying friday that secretary of state anthony blinken has told russian counterparts sergei lavrov that the u.s. will take measures, including sanctions aimed at putin in russia. john herbst was ambassador to ukraine in the administration of george w bush. he says it goes beyond sanctions as well. and he thinks ultimately the russian leader will blink you know, in the stands. >> that there will be a serious cause if he sends 10's of thousands of his conventional forces into ukraine. to me, that means chance of going it will not make logical. >> or well, you know. >> 5.10%, tax 15.
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>> while not 0. it creates an opportunity for president biden to be forceful with the leader over a situation where biden hold significant support in the region. >> but we're going to do that in coordination with our european partners with congress. those consultations have been ongoing and we just want to be prepared. prepared to for the possibility that putin will give an ultimatum which the president says would not face it. >> on tuesday. we should know more about where those lines will be drawn. michael shure news nation. >> new at 9 tonight. at least one person is dead, 41 others hospitalized after the eruption of indonesia's mount sera move the eruption damaging a number of homes. people are now being asked to stay at least. >> 3 miles away from the crater of the volcano, the eruption triggered by heavy rains making for columns gas and lava. it's the second eruption of the volcano this year. sports is on the way
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get you ready for the start of that. the head out the door. but chris is here tonight with a look at what's on the way. yeah, we're going to track warm weather for december 5th. hard to believe it's winter almost winter with temperatures. >> ranging from the 60's to 70's for your 2nd half of the weekend from now. until then, though, tracking 40's and 50's as you head out the door. so it is going to be a chillier night because we're noticing not only an increase in that high cloud cover. but dense low clouds and fog to start your sunday morning. so just keep that in mind. but temperatures pretty seasonal for downtown san francisco warming up into the low 60's exactly where you should be for this time of year at 61 degrees mission district at 58 degrees on terra 57 degrees for most of our beaches. even half moon bay, 59 degrees. so pretty seasonal weather for the san francisco peninsula coastline. but as we start to make our way inland. that's when we're going to warm up 5 to 10 degrees above average. check out millbrae and burlingame 68 degrees for your sunday afternoon highs. thanks
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to breezier northwesterly winds. so that warm dry offshore pattern going to crank up temperatures for the 2nd half of the weekend into the low 70's for san mateo flirting with 70's for san carlos at 69 degrees and mixture of 60's and 70's. for those of you in the south bay. so wind gusts, upwards of 25 miles per hour less specifically for our north bay valleys and mountains up to like 20 miles per hour for the south bay. san jose 68 degrees with santa clara and campbell in the low 70's there. so pretty pleasant temperatures. but little more in the mid 60's still about 5 degrees above average there. when you should be averaging 60 degrees for your afternoon highs in concord and walnut creek. 66 degrees of peace with the renda and moraga upper 60's and low 70's as our danville and san ramon as well as we head into the north bay. a mixture of mid 60's for napa and allay but yacht bill and even sonoma in the low 70's as
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our santa rosa and avato and even mill valley tracking mild temperatures there in the upper 60's and taking a look ahead at our next 7 day outlook. we're going to notice some light drizzle monday night through tuesday could bring us traces amount of rain, but then by thursday morning and afternoon fast-moving cold core storm could bring us about a quarter of an inch of rain or less dropping snow levels in our highest peaks down to about 3,000 feet and it's going to leave behind a very dry cool air mass friday into saturday. about 5 to 10 degrees below average as low 50's become more widespread on friday and widespread 30's and 40's for our overnight low so we could see frost forming very frigid. temperatures, though. but winter solstice starts december 21st and then we're going to track the little bit of that cold snap starting by next week. let's hold out for that rain, though hope it turns into something pretty you're looking very festive today with your platinum. love it. feeling feeling the vibe
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yeah. viding for thanks, guys. thanks for being so. >> all right. so take a look at this during halftime of the bruins bisons men's basketball. >> belmont university students in nashville, tennessee hit a half-court shot. didn't bank. it. >> but net folks giving him a free semester of mom and dad, i'm sure are very happy. the student who gave >> the sunni who played basketball in high school said that. >> it was a great moment. he thought about saying that by saying that the great wayne gretzky the quote, made famous by him saying that you miss 100% of the shots. you don't take. and when the ball left his hands, he knew that. >> she was not going to miss regulations to him upon team right. >> i mean, there's a lot of nba teams and the use of right now. >> and now kron 4 sports. >> the war's looking to win their 12th straight at home in
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the second game of a back-to-back dumps head coach steve kerr warned his team that this could be a trap game. the spur sitting at 12 in the western conference right now with the worst fall into the trap. check out steph curry free game from the tunnel. nothing but net. he is a walking cheat code. however, he did have a slow start tonight. 1st quarter. lonnie walker, the 4th hits the corner. trace first go up and they have an early leader that an early run 28 for curry finally, start heating up, though. a step back 3 just before the half the words cut the lead to 4. 3rd quarter. the spurs working the ball around looking for an opening shante murray makes the triple the put the spurs back up by 19 points and of the quarter curry from 38 feet. he can do that in his sleep. the dup still trailed by 11 heading into the 4th quarter. on to the 4th. now, guess who. curry with ball in his hands once
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again on the dribble. another triple once again heated up late in the game with to happen flaps next possession curry. driving down the lane. breaks through gets the layup and he's feeling it chest, found dumped a three-step finished with 27 shooting 7.28. >> here comes first pair of white. gets the 3 pointer. san antonio takes the lead fact with one 42 left white with 25 points, then murray with a driving layup to put the spurs up for 33 seconds left. he had 23 and they had some clutch free throws down the stretch to close it out. final score. one 12 71st and obstruct 19 in 4. they host the magic on monday. >> we're laboring out there little bit so we one of those games where you just get into a hole early. you know, 48 minute game goes on forever and our guys know that they understand it. and as i said, give themselves a chance. we
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have of the 13 points in the 4th we just kind of went went dry ourselves. so it's a last for 5 minutes. >> to college hoops. we go. the 8 know usf men hosting unlv on the hilltop. the dons star in jamari their card hit 8, 3, pointers tonight. this one put them up by 10 and check out to you here. we're going to see in just a second on the dribble. harry is all and the stepback almost steph curry like with the spin and fade away from beyond the arc don's up 16 points bouvier can get up and get after it to a backdoor cut and goes jamari bouvier. he finished with 30 points usf dominates, 8362 there are now 9 o they host fresno state. next on wednesday. saint mary's men's basketball undefeated, colorado state. some fans rocking their cowboy at 1st quarter. gales moving the ball they were cut into. senator
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mitt highest cost for the finish saint mary's hanging around early, but the rams were too much, especially 6, 5, 250 pound guard david roddy gets the two-handed slam there. more riding. he just goes to work using his size a little turnaround jumper that fall. plus the foul. he led the way with 19 points and 7 rebounds. colorado state win 7458 improving to 9 o saint mary's drops to 8, 2, they have a week off before hosting uc santa barbara, next saturday. lots of college hoops going on you to. yeah. it's not even march yet. and it's getting >> haha. hated us right here in san francisco. as for now like to see staying on march will be fun. a lot of folks will be paying attention to the brackets seeing on the shape up over the next few there's already places that are like putting out early bracket predictions. and you know, all these websites, our already putting out the brackets and we still have
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months ago. but. >> it's fun to watch. keep it interesting. >> as we always do here on saturday night. this kylen, thank we'll be right back.
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>> very spotted next native to africa are making themselves at home at the oregon zoo in portland. they are. let lyla the otters arrived at the zoo last month and they are now exploring their new home and
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the zoo's african rain forest habitat. let meanwhile, were brought 2 oregon from other zoos as part of the species survival plan for the spotted durst, the species is listed as near threatened in africa due to the loss of habitat pollution and. >> be >> you know what they're going to do it right. the little one here is learning a life lesson. >> of dusting yourself off and trying to get you're watching a newborn impala. it tempting to go mobile. for the first time shortly after entering the world at a reserve in south africa. this adorable young antelope tries repeatedly the stand up on this fragile little legs. but each time just just can't do it keeps falling down. according to the reserve impala's do this about tend to 15 minutes after birth men. they're able to walk within an hour. so really it's impressive. well, the successful launch probably happens once the cameras
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stopped rolling now. so we just get to see it kind of. he's got to ourselves off and try again. try again. but don't like jay z said the show does off the just are. >> something >> i think you would think that they can start walking 10 to 15 minutes afterwards. and you know, us takes like a year humid or. >> sometimes a little longer sometimes. yeah. >> like. but like you said, the real magic happens off kim. always just like >> alright. that does it for us here on kron 4 news at 9 o'clock. don't go anywhere. though. >> there's more news at 10 o'clock.
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