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nbc10 breaking news. that breaking news, a south jersey singer who rose to fame on "the voice" has been shot and killed. coming up, the heroic action by her brother. a top eagles draft pick accused of sexual assault, the latest on the police investigation and how the team is responding. and we are tracking storms for your saturday. where we'll see them and when they could arrive coming up in the nbc10's first alert neighborhood forecast. good morning. this is "nbc10 news today." thanks for being with us. i'm rosemary connors. it's 5:00 on this saturday. meteorologist michelle grossman is tracking changes in our weather. >> good morning. we're tracking potential for
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severe storms mainly this afternoon into the evening hours. it will be a hot day with temperatures near 90. and winds out of the southwest at 5 to 15 miles per hour later this afternoon. we have a first alert weather day this afternoon. this morning we'll keep it dry for the most part. may see a stray shower. this afternoon between 3:00 and 6:00 we'll see potential for strong storms. the main threat would be for the leave, burks county, northern and central jersey. and the p.a. suburbs. this afternoon 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. they could be strong but will move out quickly. the potential for damaging winds will be the biggest threat. also some hail and lightning. just keep an eye to the sky if you have outdoor plans. make sure that you count this weather into your plans. where you see the yellow is from the storm prediction center. and again, damaging winds, heavy rain and the potential for hail.
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we're quiet right now. a little bit of ground clutter showing up. back to the west we are watching the energy that will move through later this afternoon between 3:00 and 6:00 from west to east. all this energy up here will be moving through later this afternoon. it's a cool start if you haven't stepped out yet. 50 in the lehigh valley. 51 in the pa suburbs. 61 in delaiware. temperatures mainly in the low 50s but hot this afternoon. the temperatures will go up quickly to near 90 degrees with the winds and the potential for the storms. we'll talk more about that and time it out and look at the ten-day coming up. ♪ this morning singer christina grimmie is dead after she was shot at a concert in
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orlando, florida. she was a contestant on "the voice" in 2014. monique braxton has more on the murder. >> reporter: investigators say at this point this morning the motive still is not clear. but christina grimmie was shot in an area packed with young people. >> it was like five or ten minutes we were standing there. then you hear two like shots. >> reporter: fans were gathering to meet performers after a family-friendly concert. nbc's "voice" finalist christina grimmie was signing autographs when the gunman approached and opened fire. witness's cellphone video caught the blast. then he turned the gun on himself. police say what was fun and exciting turned tragic. >> the suspect walked up and shot christina. at that point we know that her brother tackled the suspect. that's when the suspect shot
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himself. >> it's extremely scary because i am in love with her, you know what i mean? i literally am so obsessed with her. >> reporter: orlando police say they don't know the gunman and don't know if the singer or the gunman know each other. "the voice" tweeted out this response. there are no words. we lost a beautiful soul with an amazing voice. our hearts go out to the friends, fans and family of the real grimmie. live in the digital operations center. monique braxton, nbc10 news. philadelphia police are looking into the shooting of a man found dead inside this car in east germantown. it happened on herman street near bayton. investigators tell us the victim, who was in his 20s, was shot in the head just after 2:00 this morning. he is not charged with a crime, but eagles wide receiver nelson agholor a facing sexual assault allegations involving an exotic dancer. the woman accused him of
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inappropriate conduct at cheerleader's gentleman's club in south philadelphia. the eagles acknowledge their 2015 top draft pick is the focus of a police investigation but would not comment further. eagles defensive lineman connor barwin says he was with agholor at the club for a short time on thursday but doesn't know what happened after he left. here is what we know from police. >> we're currently going through the investigative process, very early in the stages. it will be quite some time before we move into anything else. >> agholor, who was in town for offseason workouts, left for florida. his lawyer insists that agholor is not involved in any criminal conduct whatsoever. let's head to cumberland county where a schoolteacher is under arrest accused of sending sexual messages to a student. richard super richard super is charged with having inappropriate communications with a
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13-year-old girl. we're told he has been suspended with pay. >> i should live for other days. i pray the lord to guide my ways. >> last night friends gathered for a candlelight vigil to remember the lives of two philadelphia children allegedly killed by their mother earlier this week. investigators say sophia hines and her two kids were visiting family in florida when she killed them. she allegedly held a bedsheet over the mouths of her 7-month-old son and her 3-year-old daughter. we spoke with her daughter's teacher last night at the vigil. >> i talked with their foster mom. she said they were in good spirits, they were happy and everything was good with them. this is the last thing i thought of. how sick of a person can you be to do something like that. >> sophia hines is charged with two counts of premeditated
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murder. today don't be surprised if you hear loud blasts coming from joint base mcguire dix lake hurst. the training is scheduled during day light and evening hours tuesday. if you live nearby you might feel the ground shake or hear a loud noise. don't be alarmed. today the delaware olympics special games are wrap up in nouri al mali newark. they're competing in aquatics, softball and track and field. things get under way this afternoon at 8:00. everything is free. come out to the delaware sports complex to cheer on the athletes. new video of a solar airplane leaving the lehigh valley to continue on its global journey. the solar impulse 2 took off from the international airport around 11:00 last night and flew
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over new york city early this morning before landing at jfk international airport. that completed the plane's crossing of the united states. next it will cross the atlantic ocean. could there be two women in the white house? the latest speculation about hillary clinton's possible vp and why she could help sway bernie sanders' voters. the democratic national convention starts next month and preparations are already under way. what that may mean for some commuters in southfully. philly. to grow up.
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but teachers like mr. elliot saw something in me. made a connection with me. now i'm a teacher myself, right here in camden.
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i'm just passing it along to my own students and making those same connections my teachers made with me. now that's some beautiful music. i'm jamal dickerson, and i'm proud to be a new jersey educator. ialmost everything. you know, ke 1 i n 10 houses could get hit by an expensive septic disaster. but for only $7 a month, rid-x helps break down waste. avoid a septic disaster with rid-x. welcome back on this saturday morning. it's going to be a hot one. starting out cool, temperatures mainly in the 50s and 60s right now. this afternoon we'll be in the 80s and close to 90s in spot. we're looking at rehoboth beach,
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delaware. this spot, the jersey shore, will be one of the last places to see the storms we're expecting today. right now, cool, 51 in the pa suburbs. 59 in delaware. 55 in philadelphia, 55 in south jersey. that's mainly what we're looking at across the area, mainly in the low 50s, close to 60 in spots. 63 in society hill. 62 right now in pens born. fox chase, 58. we'll rise quickly. once the sun gets going the temperatures will start jumping. look at 8:00. 68 by 10:00. 77, still partly sunny skies. lunchtime 81 degrees. we see the winds picking up as well. by 2:00 the winds breezy at 14 miles per hour straight out of the southwest bringing the moisture and the warmth. that's the ingredients we need for the storms later on today. we'll probably top out around 90 degrees. right now we're dry. may see a stray shower but it's
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this evening where we'll see storms, between 3:00 and 6:00. plan that into your day. the energy is back to the west. we'll time it out for you in a bit and look at your ten-day. it's a nice one. now to decision 2016. the buzz is growing that presumptive democratic nominee hillary clinton could pick senator elizabeth warren as her running mate. the two met yesterday at clinton's home in washington. the night before, warren endorsed clinton for president. analysts say the massachusetts progressive could help clinton by winning over bernie sanders' supporters. on the fliep-side, though, clinton and warren are not very close and have publicly disagreed in the past. yesterday the presumptive republican nominee once again called warren pocahontas
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heiferi referring to her claims of ancestry. she tweeted, no, seriously delete your account. let's take a live look at the wells fargo center in south philly. democrats will call their convention to order here on july 25th. the wells fargo center has closed commuter parking lot a while the work is being done. in the meantime folks are allowed to park in parking lot t off patterson avenue from monday through next friday. this is the morning thousands come to honor a legend. [ applause ] >> former president bill clinton remembering muhammad ali next. a tribute known to the man known as ""the greatest." you know,
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the world said its final good-bye to boxing great muhammad ali yesterday. as many as 100,000 turned out on
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the streets of his hometown in louisville, kentucky, to honor his legacy both in and outside the ring. nbc10's jim rosenfield shows us the celebration of his life. >> ali ali! >> reporter: one final homecoming fit for a champion. >> it's wonderful how we're celebrating him today. >> reporter: a celebration that stretched 19 miles. through the louisville neighborhood where muhammad ali grew up, past his childhood home. thousands lining the processional route, all drawn to ali's hometown where the hearse rolled over rose petals as it entered his final resting place for a final traditional muslim burial. >> i can just hear muhammad saying now, well, i thought i should be eulogized by at least one president. >> reporter: then one very last
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public good-bye. >> we should honor him by letting our gifts go among the world as he did. god bless you, my friend. >> reporter: politicians and dignitaries. sports heroes and hollywood stars. >> he was funny, he was beautiful. he was the most perfect athlete you ever saw, and those were his own words. >> reporter: thens of thousands from around the world honoring ali's legacy, including his family. >> until we meet again, fly, butterfly, fly. >> he is the greatest. >> reporter: echoing a bold claim from his youth. >> i am the greatest. >> reporter: jim rosenfield, nbc10 news. a family spokesperson says "the greatest" headstone will be simple inscribed only with "ali" in keeping with islamic tradition. happening today the copa america soccer tournament
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continues at lincoln financial field. the u.s. tackles paraguay tonight at 7:00. chile plays panama at the link on tuesday evening. a ruling by a philadelphia drug could address what penn state football coach joe paterno knew and when in the jerry sandusky case. the judge ordered records to be made public within a month. the documents include details of settlements penn state paid to people who say they were victims of jerry sandusky. the records could shed light on whether a boy told paterno in the mid 1970s that he molested him. like many parents, president obama and the first lady are celebrating their daughter's high school graduation this weekend. a beaming president looked on as malia obama collected her diploma from a private school in washington, d.c., yesterday. her other and other relatives were also there for the big moment. malia is taking a year off
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before heading to harvard in the fall of 2017. drexler university holds its first university-wide commencement in a decade, a much bigger affair than the ceremony you see here. with more than 3,000 graduates receiving diplomas today, the event is being held at citizens bank park. usually it holds individual ceremonies because it doesn't have a venue big enough to bring everyone together. swimmers in lehigh county will be hoping for a little bit of shine today. jordan and irving pools will open for the season. the mack pool will be open a week from today. the cedar beach pool is still under reconstruction. we are getting a closer look at septa new key card which will be rolled out next week to some
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riders. it's a reloadable electronic fare card to you can use to take all mass transit. the pilot program begins monday at 6:00 a.m. 10,000 riders can purchase the cards at 12 different stops. >> why we did this is to make travel convenient. if people have waited in lines to buy their monthly or weekly pass, that's going away. >> i'm going to try to get down here monday so i can get one. >> septa will expand the program over the coming months. in the meantime traditional monthly and weekly passes will continue to be accepted as well. if you like organ music verizon hall is the place to be today. you're looking live from the kimmel center on the avenue of the arts. this is our kimmel center campus camera. the kimmel center today, the sixth annual organ day, featuring free music from 11:00 to 5:00. the first. fred the largest mechanical pipe organ used in concert halls in
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the u.s. >> all right. off to a cool start. temperatures mainly in the 50s and 60s across the area. we have clouds across the area but we'll see a mix of sun and clouds for most of the beginning part of the day and then storms will roll in later. some could be severe. we have a first alert for this afternoon. mainly for lehigh valley, the burke, pa suburbs and central jersey. everyone across the viewing area has the potential to see strong storms later on this afternoon. mainly between 3:00 and 6:00. i'll time it out for you on futurecast in a bit. looking at the potential for damaging winds, hail and also some ground to cloud lightnin. cool start this morning. may see a stray shower but it's really this afternoon where we're waufr we're watching the potential for strong storms, some on the severe side. sunday we bring back the
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sunshine. it will be a warm day. temperatures in the 80s. not quite as warm as today. we'll probably reach 90 today in spots. very windy on sunday, winds gusting over 35 miles per hour. 61 in philadelphia. 50 in the lehigh valley. 51 in the pa suburbs. 55 in south jersey. all across the area we're mainly in the mid 50s, low 60s. oin harmony hills. 63 in odessa. 62 in rudy point. same story further to the south. 62 in milton. 65 in long neck. warmer to the south. everyone will pop into the upper 80s and the low 90s later today. 90 in philadelphia. this is where the storm prediction center put the greatest threat for the storms later this afternoon. that's where you see the yellows. poconos. central jersey, we're looking at the potential for strong winds, lightning and could see some
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hail. right now we're dry on radar. this is ground clutter. back to the west we're watching the energy that will come through. it will come through pretty quickly later this afternoon, again, between 3:00 and 6:00. we could see some of the strong storms throughout the day. futurecast, we'll time it out for you. pretty good in the morning, mix of sun and clouds. a stray shower in some spots. 1:00, still dry for the most part. showers down to the south. popup showers. it's this afternoon where we get the winds going out of the southwest and the daytime ingredients. by 4:00 you can see off to the north and west. the poconos. parts of burks county, chester county. lehigh county, the potential for strong storms. even through philadelphia by 5:00. you can see how quickly these are moving. will be off the coast by 6:00, 6:30. we're going to start to dry later tonight with the winds --
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westerly winds at 15 miles per hour. we'll time out the storms for you and look at the ten-day.ñ 90 today. some upper 80s in the ten-day. we'll look at that in a minute. it's getting easier to fly to cuba but some restrictions could cause problems. what you need to know to book a flight to havana from philadelphia. and that's not the only thing you can only find in new york state. ♪ you can find it all only in new york. new york. it's all here. it's only here. plan your summer vacation at
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if you are thinking about flying to cuba, the journey is about to get a lot easier. you'll soon be able to fly directly from philadelphia to havana, something that hasn't been allowed from any american city for 50 years. philly is one of five u.s. cities getting the privilege. the federal government granted frontier airlines permission for eight flights a week from philadelphia to cuba. the move comes as diplomatic relations between washington and havana continue to improve. travel experts say now is the time to explore a tropical ìá% back in time. >> you'll still see the old
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cars. havana is still in a restoration period. you will see cuba as it was, i don't know, 40 years ago. >> some restrictions are still in place. for instance, you can't get a tourist visa yet, but the rules are relaxed. you only have to prove that you are meeting people in cuba for cultural reasons. today you are invited to a block party in south philadelphia. it's a way to celebrate the new community health and literacy center at broad and mar streets. children's hospital, the free library and the city teamed up to build the center which opened last month. the center provides children and adults with comprehensive health centers plus literacy and recreational programs. 5:27 on this saturday. breaking news from overnight, a local singer who competed on "the voice" has been shot and killed. details coming up. >> i've been monitoring the situation in orlando. we're learning more about the gunman. the details after the break.
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it will be a warm one today near 90 degrees. breezy as we head to afternoon. tracking the potential for strong storms later this afternoon. right now all is quiet. this is a look from the comcast northwest camera. looking at a few clouds. partly cloudy this morning. we'll talk more about the strong storms today. pretty nice days in your ten-day. that's all coming up. no antibiotics ever. like putting oregano in their water. it has natural antioxidants that keep our chickens healthy. and we don't have to use antibiotics in their diet. more like orega-yes, am i right? oregano, just one more way we bring you chickens raised with no antibiotics ever. it's not the easy way. it's the perdue way.
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nbc10 breaking news. breaking news from
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overnight. a south jersey singer from "the voice" is murdered while signing autographs for fans. now police are looking for a motive. we'll update the investigation in a live report. and slashing arrest. a suspect faces charges for cutting a woman's face on a busy center city jogging trail. take a look at the first alert radar. you see that green on the screen. you know what that means. storms are coming. we'll lay out the timing of when they will arrive and how long they'll last in the first alert forecast. good morning and welcome back to "nbc10 news today." i'm rosemary connors. it's 5:30 on this saturday. let's get right to the weather. meteorologist michelle grossman has the neighborhood forecast. >> we're looking at the potential for strong storms, mainly this afternoon between 3:00 and 6:00. right now, though, all is quiet. we're off to a pretty cool start. temperatures mainly in the 50s and 60s. the temperatures climbing quickly and topping out around 90 later this afternoon. looking outdoors. log


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