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a man is killed and a teenager is injured in a shooting on chicago's west side. two children are injured after an awning comes crashing down on them at a suburban strip mall. and president obama returns to washington overnight after a surprise memorial day trip to visit soldiers in afghanistan. good morning. i'm dan ponce. and i'm erin mcelroy. thanks for joining us on the wgn morning news at *4 a-m. demetrius ivory has a check of our weather. it's been great so far. >> mid '80s yesterday. sunshine. chance of rain today. this could affect a few people's barbecues or pigment. the chance of showers and thunderstorms the section in not this morning. they get out there and enjoy this holiday pecan to up their early. 83 degrees this
afternoon. scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible. it's 68 at the lakefront. 60 in lansing. satellite and radar composite shows we are dry. all those plans. maybe outdoor cooking and yard work are possible. to that early there is a chance of rain after lunch time. 78 degrees at noon. 5:00 p.m. we are at the degrees. a cold front comes through it should pick up some thunderstorms by 9:00 p.m.. chance of showers and storms. 73. today's official high crimes up to 83 degrees. tomorrow we expect temperatures to fall down to the east. once a week 75. >> a very nice easy start so far for the holiday. all construction has been cancelled. no heavy volume. we do have some work downtown 18th blocked off
for some cta reconstruction but that sit on the hot spot. we will bring you another update as to get them. >> a man was killed and a teenager was injured in a shooting in the east garfield park neighborhood. it happened just after eight last night in the 33-hundred block of west maypole. police arrived to find a man with a gun, and chased him. officers fired shots, but no one was hit. they found the two victims while investigating. a 46-year-old man was shot multiple times, and pronounced dead at the scene. a 17-year-old was taken to the hospital by a friend, with gunshot wounds to his legs and hand. at least four other people were injured in shootings across the city last night and early this morning. taking a look at the *other top stories this morning. an awning fell off a building injuring two children at a north suburban strip mall. this is surveillance video from that store. it happened in the 14 hundred block of south butterfield road in mundelein yesterday afternoon. one boy was taken to the hospital in good condition. the other boy was treated at the
scene. chicago police fatally shot a man accused of chasing paramedics with a knife, as they were responding to a call about a person who had been stabbed. it happened late saturday night at 71st and racine. the officers say when they arrived, the man approached their car and refused to drop his knife. one of them shot and killed the man identified as 62-year-old michael myers. no one else was hurt. governor quinn plans to sign a bill that extends the law against using electronic devices to lure children into a sexual act. this bill specifically targets asking minors for photos of their private parts. it was created after a woodstock police officer got to keep his job after he sent sexual text messages to a twelve year old girl. the governor's office did not say when the new bill will be signed into law. three boys who were playing with fireworks caused 15- thousand dollars in damage to a middle school in des plaines. police say the boys-- who are twelve and thirteen years old -- were playing with fireworks outside of algonquin school saturday afternoon when the fire started. the fire did not spread into
the building, but there was some smoke damage. no one was hurt, and there's no word yet on charges. the boys have been released to their parents. a man was killed when the coffee machine he was setting up, fell on him. this happened during preparation for this weekend's "bike the drive" event. james karr lost his balance and grabbed onto the coffee machine, when it fell on his head and chest saturday. he died a short time after. an autopsy revealed multiple crushing injuries. his death was ruled an accident. a motorcyclist suffered serious injuries after colliding with an s-u-v on the dan ryan. it happened in the local lanes of the southbound ryan at 47th street sunday morning. police say the injuries were not life-threatening. the driver of the s-u-v was not hurt. the crash is still under investigation. this weekend marked the 35-th anniversary of the crash of american airlines flight 191 at o'hare airport. on may 25, 1979, an airliner's left wing engine fell off as the plane reached takeoff speed. that caused the plane to roll over and crash in an empty lot near the end of the runway. all 271 people on board and two people on the ground were killed. investigators determined that
the engine was cracked when a fork lift was used to install it. president obama paid a surprise visit to soldiers in afghanistan. the president said it was important for him to thank them in person for their service, as they prepare to withdraw from the country at the end of this year ... after 13 years of war. there are 33-thousand american service members in afghanistan. nearly 22-hundred have died while fighting in our nation's longest war. >> i know you have stood in front of those who battle zones. i know you carry the memory of their fallen comrade today. we will honor them all forever. >>this was president obama's fourth trip to afghanistan. he went with country music singer brad paisley, who performed for the troops. the president spent a little less than four hours on the ground before returning to the u-s. governor quinn is marking memorial day by promoting illinois' "welcome home heroes" program, which offers mortgage assistance to veterans. randi belisomo is live in park ridge with more.
>> could morning. this breed is one of several across the area today. but governor clinton will appear here during the weekend in which he is honoring veterans across the state. governor clinton has made many stops unveiling the portrait of a soldier exhibits that is touring the tollway oasis until july 4th. other poor rates today in neighboring towns. and an event in her arlington heights. that is where the senator will present a star to a family. this weekend governor quinn has been promoting the welcome home heroes program to help vets become homeowners. >> free now we have an interest rate of less than 4%. a 30 year mortgage, fixed, also $10,000 of
assistance for down payment, closing costs if necessary. >> a little after noon he will be at the white sox game bringing with him a 26 year-old bald eagle to fly during the national anthem. back to you. >> bicyclists took advantage of perfect weather to ride on lake shore drive, without a car in sight. the 13-th annual "bike the drive" was yesterday morning. all lanes, in both directions, were closed for five hours, unless you were on a bike. more than 20-thousand riders registered to take part in this. >> it is family oriented. it is not a race. i think it is well organized. >> 1919 ... i went all the up and back. it was a challenging ride. >> it was a gorgeous day. this event was organized by active
transportation alliance. the money goes toward developing urban bikeways, safer intersections, and other services for bicyclists. always a good time pierpont nice weather for that. >> a little bit hot. we were in the mid '80s yesterday. today almost as warm but this afternoon we have the chance of a shower. not everyone will get it it will be scattered. just be prepared. here are some of the current temperatures. we find temperature of 61 in cortland. satellite and radar composite shows we are dry. to the west we have a week front that will creep across the areas to the west end it won't make it through until later this week. ahead of that we do hold on to the possibility for showers and storms. there is a chance for
rain all the way through wednesday maybe even into thursday off and on. 83 degrees today. thomas hyde is 80 degrees. wednesday we had 75. >>coming up ... a developing story out of colorado where several people are missing after a massive mudslide wipes out a remote area. plus -- the latest on the mass killing in southern california. what investigators say led a 22-year-old man to fatally stab and shoot six people. and -- the turmoil continues to grow in thailand in the wake of a military coup. we have the new developments ... after the break.
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a mudslide in colorado. the mudslide happened last night in mesa county, about 40 miles east of grand junction. it's about four miles long, two miles wide, and 250-feet deep. three men from the area disappeared after they went to look at the slide. officials describe the area as very unstable because of heavy rain. roadblocks are set up to keep people away. we're finding out more about the man who went on a killing rampage in california. elliot rodger sent his parents over 100 typed pages, before he killed six people and injured 13-others. andrew spencer has more. >> just one of those things that happens wrong place wrong time. >> to friends or nearly caught in the rampage. he and his
friend were hit by a car. >> they told me that it would be awhile before an ambulance came. they were attending to the gunshot victims. >> police say the man killed six people injured 13 others before killing himself in a rampage. police searched the homes of the mother and father on sunday looking for evidence. the suspect appears to have already made his motives clear. in a chilling seven minutes long video he called it a day of retribution for what he said was the crime of living a better life than he had. he mailed a 137 page document called my twisted world to his parents and his therapist. in reading it police say ... >> it is very apparent the severe extent of have disturbed mr. rodger was. >> the central theme is his
virginity which he blames on the coolness of women. a neighbor said he knew him. >> he had dead eyes and keep was always this looking around looking at everybody. everybody else was having fun. not to sound insensitive but he was a buzz killed. >> he said he heard him say he planned to kill other people and then himself. >>three people are dead and two others injured after a pair of shootings in myrtle beach, south carolina. witnesses say a fight broke out in the street near the bermuda sands motel saturday night, and it escalated into the shooting. within hours, another person was shot multiple times just blocks away from that shooting. police have not said if the two incidents are connected, and they have not released a possible motive. thousands of people were visiting myrtle beach for the annual atlantic beach bike fest. the general who has taken power in thailand warns people protesting military rules that there could be a government
crackdown. the announcement comes after he received royal endorsement to run the politically unstable country. the general said in a press conference that there is "no set time period" for when new election might take place and that he has the king's approval to head the ruling military council. the military took power last week after months of political turmoil. billionaire petro poroshenko declared victory in ukraine's presidential election. he won a majority of the vote with 56 percent. poroshenko is successor
to president viktor yanukovich-- who fled to russia earlier this year during an uprising. armed, pro-russian separatists disrupted voting on sunday by not allowing people to set up voting booths and burning election materials in eastern ukraine. ukraine won independence from moscow more than two decades ago. pope francis has a full schedule for the last day of his three-day trip to israel. he prayed at jerusalem's western wall this morning, the holiest place where jewish people can pray. later, he will visit the site of the last supper. >> the solution for to states should become a reality and not
just remain a dream. >> pope francis invited the leaders of israel and the palestinian authority to the vatican for a peace initiative. palestinian president mahmoud abbas has already accepted. a zoo in the philippines is letting visitors get up close and personal with the snakes ... and, it's supposed to be relaxing! the zoo is offering snake massages. guests lie down while 13-foot pythons are out
on their bodies. then, the snakes slither around the guest ... giving them a 15- minute massage. zoo keepers watch over the guests to make sure the snakes do not harm them. how much would you pay for that? >> how much would i pay to get out of that? >> a thing we all have dreams about last night. we don't need the real thing. >> what were you dreaming about? you must have a lot of demons heading in there.
>> 67 degrees right now wind out of the southwest at 7 mi.. dew 0.55. it's 60 degrees right now. 63 degrees in bartlett. temperatures are on the warm side. another warm day comes. satellite shows we are dry. we are headed to the memorial day parade i think we will be dry before lunchtime. but in the afternoon we do have potential for scattered showers. scattered storms look like this, not ever begets this. but it comes it will bring some heavy rain. i think any time this afternoon even tonight or into tomorrow. a lazy cold front comes through bringing the potential for showers and storms. here is tuesday, the computer model is flowing with rain. good chance for some soakers on tuesday and wednesday. the front never pushes through. we're stuck in a spring like pattern. today's
high temperature 83. warmer than normal. tonight down to 66. scattered showers and storms. tomorrow we reach 80. 50 percent chance of rain. wednesday we have the chance of rain and high temperature of 75. >> will get over to traffic in just a minute. but first in sports the blackhawks get ready for game 4. and a thrilling finish at the indy 500. the indy 500. see who took the checkered flag in one of the closest races of all time! and remember local olympic bobsledder aja evans? she's back in the gym ... and setting her sights on another big event. find out what's she training for now.
good morning. game 4 in los angeles tonight between blackhawks and the kings. a virtual must win. the kings had a two games to one lead. after losing game 3 they are 044 in the power play in that game. the mission is simple, pick up the pace or face a huge hole. >> time to bring it. time to play our best hockey. no more
waiting. i think everyone knows and understands that we can bring more. we know how good our team is. we know it will take to beat them and if we can be positive about things and remind ourselves what we are capable of as a team and where we have been before considering our situation, just go play a great game. i think it's a great opportunity for us. >> at the indy 500, three laps left, passing looking for his first win, two laps later two laps left, heading again upon the white flag trying to hang on. but he could not make the final pass. the checkered flag is taken. he denies the wind,
the raised winhe wins the secon. >> peter and gaby helped us during the 20102013 stanley cup final. here they are with their thoughts on saturday's game, >> he's too slow to be playing on a lineup with keen. >> that's a small player. we have this problem last year for the stanley cup playoffs and we see it again. >> i think they will lose the game but it will come back strong. >> putting them down in the same spot as the red wings and think they can come back and wind are night but i do think this will go to a seven game series. i think they will prevail in the end. >> they are so smart.
>> hopefully they are right. >> they will be taking a were jobs in about two years. >> you remember hometown hero, aja evans ... doing chicago proud in the winter olympics. it was the amazing story of a former u of i track star deciding on a whim to try *bobsledding. no prior experience. and, within two years, she wins the bronze in sochi. now this powerhouse is trying to do what only a handful of athletes have ever accomplished ... competing in *both the winter and summer olympics. >> i'm out here doing all the workouts to and the weights and stuff. >> the kind of jim that would intimidate most guys. but not her. the cooand a place where bg sick is a rite of passage. >> item 519. >> coming off the probmetal plam shoes looking for a spot in the
summer games. >> some events she has never done before, but she never did bobsled before. she's going on and i don't know what is to be different. >> the difference is in the train. working her body needed to push several hundred pound bobsled twiddling their and faster race for the track. >> competition is a mentally get online, you have to be focused and no you can do it. i think i have that ankle now. >> last year she pushed and somewhere between all the sweat and pain came perseverance. the kind that would carry her through tough moments like when her grandfather passed away just after she arrived in russia. >> the funeral was at the same time as my race. when i came to the finish line and we won the silver i called my mom and she was literally coming out of the funeral. everyone was so happy
for me. >> just taking one week off she hit hard again. but this time for another first. the hpetahalon. it's her sheer grit the mixture stand out. >> to see her apply everything she's done on top of that going into this, i would watch out. it's going to be something to see. >> i did this story and my mouth was open half the time. i could not believe her strength. most olympic athletes, they train for years. maybe decades to adjust to strengthen. she is picking up something brand new and going at it within a few years. >> he said he tried a few of those? >> there was a region why i wasn't on camera. even with all my body weight i couldn't move and this stuff here she is pretty amazing.
>> the weather today, you can get outside and work out. >> i could push a lawnmower. >> maybe they have cruise control. temperatures are getting warmer. 83 today. mostly cloudy. some showers and storms are possible as we get into the afternoon. expect to see temperatures stay warm that will be in the seven days forecast. >> still more to come. >> find out how the governor plans to honor fallen servicemen and women during several memorial day celebrations. >> and a connection that a local man has to the gettysburg address. >> and marcus has his pick for the summer's best new roller- coastera man is killed and a ter
is injured in a shooting on chicago's west side. an awning falls off a wall at a suburban strip mall and injured two children. and from president obama to governor quinn, lawmakers are busy today celebrating memorial day and honoring the country's fallen servicemen and women. good morning, i'm dan ponce. and i'm erin mcelroy.
we had a great weekend in terms of weather. let's turn it over to demetrius to see what's next. >> just as nice. but we do have the chance of a shower or a thunderstorm. scattered showers and storms are possible today. not everyone is getting the ring but there is potential across the region for those showers. 59 degrees right now as the temperature, looking towards the other areas. it's 68 right now. schaumburg 67. elsewhere we are at about 61. valparaiso is one degree warmer. sublet composite shows we are dry. we stay dry. this afternoon we have the chance for precipitation to creep into the forecast. that chance of rain increases with each hour. 40 percent chance by 5:00 p.m.. 73 degrees on monday. today's high 83. 80 on tuesday.
wednesday 75. chance of rain each did this work week but friday we dry out. >> we will give you a luck outside. looks like everything seems to be looking okay suspended for the holiday. no big delays. volume is light. we have to watch the cta construction project. he should be in good shape as you head out this morning. you'll have another update coming in just a few minutes. >> some of the local stories making headlines, a man killed and a teenager injured in the west car filled neighborhood. it happened just after eight o'clock in the 33-hundred block of west maypole. police arrived to find a man with a gun, and chased him. officers fired shots, but no one was hit. they found the victims while investigating. at least four others were injured in shootings in chicago since last night. three people are missing after a mudslide came down in colorado last night it's about four miles long, two miles wide, and 250-feet deep.
three men from the area disappeared after they went to look at it. officials describe the area as very unstable because of heavy rain. an awning fell off a building injuring two children at a north suburban strip mall. this is surveillance video from that store. it happened in the 14 hundred block of south butterfield road in mundelein yesterday afternoon. one boy was taken to the hospital in good condition. the other boy was treated at the scene. chicago police fatally shot a man accused of chasing paramedics with a knife, as they were responding to a call about a person who had been stabbed. it happened late saturday night at 71st and racine. the officers say when they arrived, the man approached their car and refused to drop his knife. one of them shot and killed the man identified as 62-year-old michael myers. no one else was hurt. a prayer vigil held in west suburban hillside called for an end to the violence in chicago. former candidate for governor tio hardiman led the effort. he was also the former director of cease fire. participants prayed for the 130
homicide victims reported in chicago since the start of the year. hardiman says the violence is taking a particularly hard toll on the city's african-american community. >> these numbers need to change. we have violence we need to work on the way people are treating their circumstances in order to address this. >>the group also prayed for the safe return of hundreds of school girls who were kidnapped in nigeria more than a month ago. the parents of the man who went on a killing spree in california, sent his parents a warning before he did it. elliot rodger killed six people and injured 13-others friday night. it started when he stabbed three people to death at his apartment. he then started shooting people around the university of california campus, before he killed himself. six victims were killed, and 13 more were injured. before all that rodger posted a video describing his motives on you-tube and sent his parents a 137-page document titled, "my twisted world".
>> very apparent the severe extent of how disturbed mr. rodger was. >> he had dead eyes. to steer you the whole time just looking around lansing and everybody. everybody else was having fun. >>sheriff's deputies did a welfare check on rodger in april, but they didn't see anything wrong. in his document, rodger wrote his plan would have ended if the deputies found his guns in his room. president obama paid a surprise visit to soldiers in afghanistan. the president said it was important for him to thank them in person for their service, as they prepare to withdraw from the country at the end of this year ... after 13 years of war. there are 33-thousand american service members in afghanistan. nearly 22-hundred have died while fighting in our nation's longest war. the president spent a little less than four hours on the ground before returning to the u-s. governor quinn is marking memorial day by promoting illinois' "welcome home heroes" program, which offers mortgage assistance to veterans. randi belisomo is live in park
ridge with more. >> good morning. this parade is one of several across the area. the governor will appear during a weekend in which he is honoring veterans across the state. the governor has made stops in areas unveiling the portrait of a soldier exhibit until july 4th. numerous parades today around the area. senator dick durbin will march in libertyville. senator mark kirk will be in arlington heights. there he will present a posthumous bronze star to the family of a world war two that. this weekend the governor has been promoting the welcome home heroes program to help that's the home owners. >> it allows interest rate of less than 4%. it would be a 30 year fixed mortgage. it would also have $10,000 of assistance
for down payment, closing costs if necessary. >> at 12:15 p.m. he will be at the white sox game bringing a 26 year-old bald eagle to fly international emblem. >>bicyclists took advantage of perfect weather to ride on lake shore drive, without a car in sight. the 13-th annual "bike the drive" was yesterday morning. all lanes, in both directions, were closed for five hours, unless you were on a bike. more than 20-thousand riders registered to take part in this. this fundraiser was organized by active transportation alliance. the money goes toward developing urban bikeways, safer intersections, and other motorists are usually caught by red light chemically happen the other way around in california. a man and slammed into the poll with the traffic camera mounted on a. napoleon did in his pickup truck. then he drove off with it. later he took the pole and
camera out of the bed of his truck. police caught him after a witness took a picture. he reportedly said he left the scene of the accident because he was late for work. >> you know how it goes. >> the guy is our hero. but the honest. nothing more villainous than a red light cameras that works. 67 degrees right now. wind of the southwest at 7 mi.. the warm day. yesterday we were at 83 today we go a little cooler. today we will be at 83. 60 degrees right now at the lakefront. 61 in lansing. two degrees warmer for juliet and aurora. down in morris its 65. warm temperatures to start the day. for the rest of the region we have dry conditions. a few scattered showers across portions of eastern iowa. there until tuesday evening.through
maybe even into early wednesday. ahead of that there is potential for scattered showers. today, a early activities you are driving into the afternoon the chance of rain increases. not everyone is seeing this. scattered storms some will be in the region today. 83 degrees. nice and warm. down to 66 tonight. mostly cloudy scattered showers are possible. get used to it. same deal on tuesday. up to 80. wednesday we drop a bit down to 75. but still have the 40 percent chance of rain. >> still had marcus shows us his picks for the best new role coasters. >> and the reason to celebrate. find out why. >> and a local family has a special connection to abraham lincoln and one of a state famous speeches. the story of history is written
through the memories that have been preserved, or at least lucky enough *not to have been lost or discarded. a family in palatine doesn't have any presidents or royalty in their family tree ... but they did find a story worth re- telling -- by a witness to one of the most important moments in american history. larry has the story.
>> research in her family tree she discovers a distant relative. her cousins grandfather. he was an english professor but his claim to fame was in 1938 at 86 years old. that's when he became the only person to make a recording of what he witnessed at the gettysburg address. >> with a manner serious almost sadness he gave his brief address it ran from the hills of gettysburg around the world. >> just nine years old at the time, at 10,000 witnesses he was the only one to leave a recording. he did on february 12th, lincoln's birthday in 1938 in boston where it was recorded on a 78 rpm disk. >> i had worked my way on to the platform and wiggled through the crowd in front until i stood within 15 ft. of mr. lincoln. i
looked up into his serious face. >> as far as anyone can tell, only a few albums have surfaced at museums and the library of congress. one record now belongs to this sun. >> it's interesting. it's kind of fun to have it. >> he enjoys history and says his ancestor traveled with family from lancaster pennsylvania to nearby gettysburg in november 18th 63. >> the first thing when he saw him come into town and he stood on the street and watched him go by, the second day they went to the address there were worming their way up to the front to get french growth views. >> i listened intently to every word that he uttered. i could not recall any of it afterwards.
>> he never promoted the recordings he made it for posterity. good thing he did. he died a year later in 1939. it was shared with national public radio with which broadcasts that in 1998. the audio recording doesn't have much monetary value and there's been much written already but it does bring you closer to a pivotal moment in history and for some people, that is enough. >> the government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth. >>thanks to the long year museum in boston for the use of those pictures of lincoln. you can see more of them on the museum's web site at long-year- dot-org here are a few stories that are trending online this morning ... boxer floyd mayweather had a emma watson is now a college graduate. she tweeted a picture of herself in her cap and gown yesterday. the british actress best known
for her role in the harry potter movies graduated from brown university with a degree in english literature. watson started at brown in 2009, the same year she was named the highest-grossing actress of the decade by the guinness book of world records. >> are using the barbeque plans will be on hold? >> get it done early. your neighbors don't mind if you do it at eight or 9:00 in the morning. it's a three day weekend. let's talk about how warm we are born to be. there is the potential for showers and storms this afternoon. we do think there will be some scattered storms which means not everyone will get them but you do want to know if one is headed your way. it's 67 at the old st. mary's school. british school of chicago reading at 67. beecher at 62. michigan city at 62. taking a look across the region, satellite composite shows rain to the west of rockford. much of
that is moving north or east. it will be making its way into the region. the chance of rain arrives at lunchtime and then increases with each hour. 40 percent chance of rain by 5:00 p.m.. today we get up to 80 degrees by 9:00 p.m. we're back down. today's official high is 83. warmer than normal. 66 tonight. tomorrow 80 degrees for the high. thursday we climb up to 78. a fairly nice week. this weekend looks dry. >> markets is off by the leftist a story on some of the best thrill rides in the country., including one that is close to home. check it out. >> a summer of new thrills kicks off in a very chilly april. this is banshee, this is the king's island outside cincinnati the world's longest inverted roller- coaster takes riders upside-
down seven times at more than 60 mi. per hour. one of the many new attractions opening across the country this season. new jersey six flags great venture taking a drop ride to an insane level. zoom in pop up. this will take you up 415 ft. right on the side of their launch coaster before dropping you 40 stories back down to earth at speeds up to 90 mi. per hour. then there is falcon and fury at tampa's bush garden. >> this is the closest yet to skydiving without jumping out of an airplane. >> up three under 35 ft. and it tilts to 90 degrees forward until you are parallel with the ground. you can guess what
happens next ... a 60 mi. per hour drop back down to earth staring straight into the ground all the way down. meanwhile, kansas city park taking the water ride to a new atmosphere. the foreperson water slide takes riders down a 168 ft. drop at speeds up to 65 mi. per hour. the only downside is you will have to walk up to a ordered 64 steps for the chance to go down. >> universal studios in orlando will debut the new section of the it was sitting world of harry potter which will feature its own state of the art ride, harry potter and the escape from the bank. this past march in tennessee they opened it dew
will launch a coaster built for families which leaves the station in 0-16 mi. per hour in just over one second taking you over the hilly terrain before stopping and launching new backwards back into the station. but perhaps the biggest thrill of the summer will be in chicagos backyard. the record- breaking roller-coaster just days away from opening at six flags great america. built by rocky mountain construction, this wooden coaster features a 180 ft. 85 degree drop speech at 72 mi. per hour. it will take riders upside-down multiple times. you can find opening day videos, locations for all the attractions up on our website. it's just on my page of the web.
>> no thank you. that's what i said. i'm staying in. not for me. here's the early bird special. which city is known as the first place of memorial day? if you know the answer log onto our website and you could win six tickets to the chicago water and boat show. the winner will be chosen today. >> coming up finally the wedding bells are ringing. >> and another couple call it quits again. >> there is still a chance for >> there is still a chance for me. my wife is now watchingoll,
are officially married. the couple exchanged vows in florence, italy, saturday. it's kardashian's third wedding ... kanye's first. the ceremony took place at a historic fort that cost more than 400-thousand dollars to rent. the entire kardashian - jenner clan was reportedly there as bruce jenner walked kim down the aisle. the wedding capped off a weekend of extravagant celebrations including a brunch hosted by fashion designer valentino in paris... followed by a private tour at the palace of versailles.
sofia vergara and her fiance nick loeb are calling it quits. vergara says work is interfering with their relationship, and that it's "not fun anymore." she says she released a statement in order to get ahead of any negative speculation about their relationship. >> that really changes the landscape of things. one of the market and one back on. >> she's going to be climbing up to number one again after that. we're talking about a nice day for memorial day. warm temperatures. the chance of rain but we have been dry all weekend. the good news is, it's not going to be all day. afternoon and evening scattered showers and storms. high temperature of 83. it's warmer than normal. chance of rain is with us for the next few days. through wednesday and even into thursday. let's go back to you
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