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right now on "nbc 10 news today," communities across pennsylvania are waking up to storm damage and flooding brought on by yesterday's severe weather. the storms ushered in the big chill we're feeling this morning. didn't we leave winter behind us? we'll tell you when the spring-like temperatures will return in the first alert forecast. president donald trump says he'll skip an annual tradition with the media. we'll have the response from the white house correspondents association. >> good morning. this is nbc 10 news today. i'm rosemary connors. meteorologist krystal klei is tracking the chilly conditions outside this morning.
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krystal, we knew this was coming, but it really was a wake-up call. >> you walk out the door and feel that difference. the winds do not help. as a result we've got cold air, windy conditions, the two mixed together. we know how it goes. it feels colder than it is outside. here are your feels-like conditions, 12 degrees in mt. pocono, 24 for pottstown. 23 in lancaster. philadelphia feeling like 32 degrees right now. upper 20s for atlantic city and millville. it feels like we're in the end of february instead of april and may as the lay few days have felt. the wind gusts have dropped a bit. we have guests for coatesville, wilmington and wildwood. we had gusts that has dipped. any wind is enough wind to factor in that windchill or what it feels like to our skin. a look at radar and satellite,
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better than yesterday evening. we've got just clouds out there and clearing conditions farther south. you see a little snow trying to fall to the west not making it to our neck of the woods. today is going to be a mostly sunny day for us as we move along. dry conditions, but windy and we stay cool, typical for this time of year. 38 at 8:00 a.m., 41 by 11:00 a.m. winds up to 17 miles per hour. we'll take a closer look at what to expect in your after none and how much we warm up into the workweek. >> thanks, krystal. that same storm system that hit us caused flooding and damage in northeastern pennsylvania. this is video from lucerne county. in neighboring lackawanna county, stopped traffic. the flooding uprooted trees causing some to fall into homes and power lines. several poles came down causing power outages. firefighters say part of route 662 will be closed for two days because of the downed poles.
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as you can see and hear, yesterday's storm brought hail to our area. storm force ten was brought into delaware county. an underground transformer fire closed a major road. you can see the smoke rising from this manhole on baltimore pike in springfield. peco crews arrived to put out the fire and make repairs. nearby homes and businesses did not lose power. baltimore pike reopened about 9:00 last night. new this morning, police are investigating a shooting at a south philadelphia nightclub that wounded one woman. the victim was hit in the shoulder and leg at club onyx early this morning. investigators say a male suspect ran from the scene. the victim is now recovering at jefferson hospital. tomorrow bill cosby and his lawyers will return to court in montgomery county. nbc 10's dana durante is live
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outside the courthouse to tell >> reporter: you can see there's brought through the main courthouse doors. this is called a change of venue hearing, where defense attorneys are asking that the case be moved out of montgomery county and have a jury that is not from this area hear the case. we have video. you can see how bill cosby has walked into court in the past here. what his lawyers are asking is that when it comes to this 2004 assault charge that happened prosecutors san jose happened inside cosby's chill ten ham home. they say the jury pool has been unfairly tainted. they blame in part a campaign ad that was run by the current district attorney in his bid for
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office. defense has filed motions saying that cosby has been deemed a sexual predator and has been unfairly maligned here in all of this and you can't get an impartial jury from this area. now, prosecutors have not said they would oppose an outside jury coming in to montgomery county. those arguments will happen here in a courtroom tomorrow morning. reporting live in norristown, deanna durante, nbc 10 news. democrats have a new national chairman. tom perez, president obama's former labor secretary. yesterday party officials chose him over minnesota congressman. he pledged the rebuild the democratic party at both the state and local levels. perez also vowed his party would wage an all-out battle to deny president trump a second term. yesterday president trump reacted to perez's victory tweeting congratulations to thomas perez.
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i could not be happier for him or the republican party. perez responded with his own tweet. he said call me tom and don't get too happy. keith elslison and i will be yor worst nightmare. in another tweet president trump tweeted he will not attend the white house correspondents dinner. it's a dinner that involves a master of ceremonies roasting the president and the president responding with his own jokes. recently president trump declared the press, quote, the enemy of the american people. his press secretary on friday barred several media outlets from a news briefing. mr. trump will be the first president to skip the event in more than 30 years. last night the white house correspondents association responded saying it will still have the dinner in april without the president. later this morning on "meet the press," town hall politics with be a top issue. chuck todd will sit down with
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arkansas schat tore tom cotton and new democratic national chairman tom perez this morning at 10:30 on nbc 10. back to the turning giroux -- >> the flyers fought hard but could not pull out a win over their cross-state rivals. they took on the pittsburgh penguins in front of more than 67,000 fans. in an outdoor game shown right here on nbc 10, the pens prevailed 4-2. plenty of flyers faithful among the sellout crowd in rival territory, dressed in orange and black and made the six-hour drive to steel city. they say they got a mixed reception from people in pittsburgh. >> there's been a couple of mishaps, there's just as many nice people as mean people. >> 80% of them are pretty nice. >> the other 20? >> the other 20 are not so nice. we asked nhl commissioner gary bet man about the next
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flyers outdoor game, he says it could happen at citizens bank park or beaver stadium. later this morning we'll have player reaction to last night's game. coming up, where we go from here. that was the focus at a philadelphia mosque where members say they gathered to ease concern caused by the new administration. also ahead in our next half hour, getting ready for oscars to shine. we'll look ahead at this evening's academy awards and the preparations on the red carpet.
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welcome back. here is a look at radar and satellite. a wider view. the colt front yesterday afternoon and evening has moved off to the east. we have scattered snowshowers in western pennsylvania, none of it making it to us. just clouds for us and temperatures that are considerably colder with those winds that are coming in from the northwest.
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gusts 25 to 35 miles per hour in the forecast for today. sustained winds around 15 to 20 miles per hour. so still breezy to windy conditions for our sunday which makes it feel colder than it actually is. here are your feels-like temperatures. 29 at 8:00 a.m., 34 at noon and only the upper 30s by this afternoon even though true temperatures in the mid 40s. in the lehigh valley, the mid 30s, about as high as we can get for the feels-like conditions, feeling like winter in winter time. delaware, 29, 35 by noon and close to 40 by 3:00 in the afternoon. for new jersey, almost the same for delaware. mostly sunny conditions. 36 the feels-like temperatures for the jersey shore. today, a cold spell, but not long lasting. we start to warm right back up into your workweek. we'll track out those temperatures and also talk about the next round of rain.
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today students from the upper darby school district, they'll hold an art contest at beverly hills middle school, the theme, from many country, regions and places, we are one community. the school district is made up of students from 25 countries. we'll hear from community members rallying to restore artwork in center city.
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called where we go from here at a philadelphia mosque. robb says he specifically chose the mosque because he wanted to show that philadelphians stand with our muslim neighbors and we consider our diversity to be a strength. >> any concerns people have about what's happening in the oval office, we can multiply it times ten in terms of how quickly things can turn in the daily lives of people most vulnerable. >> rabb wants people to talk to their state and local officials so everybody can work together. some of the same people who marched in the women's rally are defending the fraerk. they held a health care rally in center city yesterday afternoon. the republicans vowed to repeal and replace the aca could have a devastating effect on millions of americans. this morning members of philadelphia's puerto rican community are calling for a beloved mural to be restored
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after it was vandalized. it's lady liberty with the puerto rican flag draped over there. the mural has adorned that corner for 40 years. somebody defaced it earlier this month. >> this mural sits in the middle of what used to be the largest and oldest puerto rican community in the state of pennsylvania. that history cannot be erased. >> community members are now asking the developer who owns the building to restore the mural. now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> expected to have a day of change. we started with temperatures that made it to the 70s again. en the cold front passes. the thunderstorms move through and the cold air has now settled. take a look at your temperatures this morning in our philadelphia neighborhoods. we're at 38 degrees in society hill, center city at 39. west mt. airy, 39 for the
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airport. parkwood at 36 degrees. big difference from what we saw yesterday morning when some of us were already in the 60s around the area. delaware same deal. much cooler than yesterday. 37 for harmon any hills. reedy point at 37. middletown checking in at 38 degrees currently. we drop further south, about the same. allendale at 37, greenwood at 39, lewis beach at 38 degrees. long neck 39 and 40 right up against those beach spots like rehoboth beach and dewey beach. temperatures won't climb a ton today. some spots in delaware upper 40s. that's about it. radar and satellite shows us we do have some clouds in place, not quite as much if you drop farther to the south. what will happen is they'll thin a bit through the morning hours. we're left with a mostly sunny forecast with some clouds lingering into the afternoon. it would be a nice day if it
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wasn't for the fact that compared to the 60s and 70s we've been seeing, this is going to field cold. today is a layer-up kind of day, a typical february day. mid to upper 40s are average for this time of year. 46 in center city, 45 for somerton. 45 across the board for the pa subu suburbs. lee lie valley, 40s for forecast high temperatures. in new jersey, tren done, voorhees 47. through the shore, 46 cape may and ocean city. rehoboth beach at 46 and wilmington 48 for the forecast high temperature today. wind gusts, we saw them stronger yesterday e specially the beak gusts that caused damage. as well into south jersey, because of the strong winds with the thunderstorms. now we're left with windy conditions behind the front. gusts around 35-mile-per-hour
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gusts this morning. as the winds start to weaken into tonight, i would not be surprised by still breezy conditions even over the next couple days. temperatures do climb. 46 today, 58 on monday. tuesday and wednesday we start to bring back rain chances. some rain with a warmup which is an issue. by wednesday, some spots to the low 70s could see thunderstorms again. then we cool down. look at this, briefly in the morning, a chance of a rain-snow mix for your friday. a high of 43. this weekend more than a thousand people came together to raise money to support redding terminal market. last night's party for the market, it's one of the oldest markets in the country. in south jersey, hat den field got uncorked. last night wine lovers explored boutiques. retailers in the downtown area joined together for the wine tasting event.
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>> this is sports desk brought to you by xfinity. x1 from xfinity will change the way you experience tv. home you're enjoying your sunday. i'm danny pommells t. flyers and penguins took the rivalry outdoors in pittsburgh. flyers needed to focus on the much important two points at stake. let's pick it up first period. sidney crosby gets dehind the defense. forget about it. 3w5d news, easy goal. penguins up 1-0. brandon manning may be hearing for this hit on jake who didn't touch the puck. later flyers down 2-0. they cut it in half.
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jake for check stuffs one home. less than two minutes into the period, chris kunitz in the third gives pittsburgh another two-goal lead. the penguins doibl up the flyers winning 4-2. john clark has more from heinz field. >> reporter: the flyers say it was an adjustment for them in the first period with the win. wayne simmonds says it was more of a swirling win, but then they got into the game. in fact, outshot the penguins 38-29. more shots, same result. a loss. they have lost 7 of 9 games with just 13 goals in those nine games. a lot of the flyers are going from frustrated to angry. >> didn't score too many, again. it's simple. it's hard to win a game when you only score four goals. it's getting old. as long as you don't find a way to win the game, nobody cares. >> it's deflating. we can get sad for ourselves all
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we want, but we cannot let it happen. they get bounces. we can say it's lucky, but it keeps happening. >> got to have a short memory, whether it's a good game or bad game. >> shawn scored his first goal in exactly three months and his second power play of the season. he seems to be turning things around. at heinz field in pittsburgh, i'm john clark, csn. how about the sixers in new york to face the knicks. sixers could jump over them in the standings. missing porzingis with a sprained ankle. third quarter, carmelo anthony doing what he does, scoring the rock inside to put the knicks up 167. dhar yell shards to t.j. mcconnell cuts the lead to one. jalil okafor was a man about his business, give the sixers the lead with ten ticks left. the sixers could not stop melo
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when it mattered most, his 36th and 37th point with robert covington's hand in his face. to the college ranks, senior day on the mainline, home game for kris jenkins, josh hart and the injured darrell reynolds. jalen brunson driving the dish to kris jenkins, wildcats from outside. difficult vincenzo, no. 2 of 16, eric pascal putting the finishing touches on this. 19, season high. nova locks up the number one seed in the big east tournament. drama on north broad street. we go to the final 15 seconds. alton comes up empty on the drive and ties it to sends it into o.t. malik morgan is cooler than a
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polar bear's toenails from deep at the buzzer. tied at 71. chiz alton, junior, help the owls get to victory. scored the first seven points in the second ot. eight free-throws, 1 of his 25 for alton, junior. owls win. phillies grapefruit league homeowner, franco can swing the baseball bat. good-bye. he also had an inside-the-park home run to go with the conventional zinger. tied at 5, brock scored roman quinn from second base. phillies walk off with the victory 6-5. that is your look at sports this sunday morning. thanks for watching, i'm danny pommells. in south jersey the flyers of the future got to play a little hockey yesterday for free. the rink at the skate zone in
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voorhees was open to families to try their hand at hockey skills, also a chance for kids to skate on the same ice the flyers practice on. today a bridal fair at fegley's brew works. attendees can talk with more than 60 bridal and event veg ders as they plan their big day. areas north and west of philadelphia are cleaning up storm damage this morning. one area in particular is where the national weather service will be a little later today to see if tornadoes tuchd down. this is all part of the storm system that brought in today's cold weather outside. back to reality, krystal? >> that's what's ahead for us, an average winter day. hard to say after the 70s. we'll take wah look at where our temperatures tap out at. areas like boathouse row, if you're going for a run, details coming up.
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forecast. cold conditions outside followed wicked weather that rolled through the region late yesterday. the storms knocked down trees and power lines. today officials will investigate whether tornadoes touched down in lancaster county. also lawyers for bill cosby are preparing to return to court to argue whether the entertainer's trial should be moved out of montgomery county. good morning. welcome back to "nbc 10 news today." i'm rosemary connors. it's 6:00 on this sunday. plenty to get to this morning. let's start with the changes to our weather. meteorologist krystal klei has the most accurate forecast in the region. krystal, what a difference a day makes. >> we were worried about yesterday, worried a line of thunderstorms would roll through and there could be damage. unfortunately that's what we saw. what we were sure of is the cold air behind the front. take a look at the 24-hour change map. this is comparing yesterday morning to right now. 26 degrees colder in allentown, 16 des


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