tv Action News at 430 AM ABC January 29, 2018 4:30am-5:00am EST
>> good morning it is 4:30 a.m., monday, january 29. it's super bowl week. >> here's what we're following for you. the eagles touched down in minnesota. tonight they face the glare of global press. it is super bowl opening night in minnesota, "action news" is there. >> gunfire claims three lives in a berks county home. >> tax filing season will kick off today. we'll talk about an important change to look for on your w2. >> getting ready for super bowl week, david murphy and karen rogers good morning.
are you excited about this. i'm excited about this, and we've got green on the radar for this. >> reporter: down the shore there's just a little bit of rain leftover on storm tracker 6 live double scan it's light, this is the same stuff we've had through most of the region yesterday. it did get down by the shore last night and some of it is holding on. it's mostly in cape may county and areas south of dover, delaware. a little bit of steadier rain highlighted in darker shades of green coming across the bay right now. it's should not be too much longer and it's light. 44 degrees in philadelphia. 35 in allentown and reading, a cold start in the northern and western suburbs. 42 in trenton, 42 in cape may and millville, new jersey. as we go through the afternoon we're looking at a mild day, 40 degrees, the temperature
dipping by 8:00 a.m. 42 by 10:00 a.m. the clouds are pretty much in place, maybe we'll see a sunny break or ear -- here or there, but mostly cloud. we get up to 47 before falling to 42 by 6:00. notice how it's dry today as we go into the overnight hours and toward dawn there's snow that will be arriving. some of it will clip the shore with a coastal system. this is light accumulation a coating to an inch or two, creek, but a slippery morning commute is possible tomorrow. we'll have more on that coming up. another shot of precipitation later in the week, karen. >> reporter: yea! this is the schuylkill expressway at spring garden where traffic is moving okay right now, watch for that. no big deal on the schuylkill expressway. that's eastbound traffic heading toward center city. we have an early morning accident in upper frederick township on big road.
look for crews on the scene with the accident. if you're traveling on the northeast extension between quakertown and lehigh valley, we see the green traffic flow in the area, construction in the area, something to watch for. live in new jersey, 42 coming from coming up from deptford not too bad. construction blocked mercer county bear tavern road. construction, but nothing major. super bowl is set. the so-called underdog eagles and the defending champion patriots face the blitz of the press tonight, eagles will face football an nonfootball issues from people around the world.
jamie apody caught up with some of the eagles players. >> reporter: you're at the super bowl. >> i'm like a fighter, i got to enjoy it, but we hear -- here to take care of business. >> dealing with it like another business trip. >> reporter: i'm going into uncharted waters never been to a super bowl game, to be playing in it, i'm excited. >> 6 days away a way to kickoff, sharrie williams and brian taff continue our conferrage from minneapolis. >> good morning from the twin cities it is awfully cold, but things are figuratively heating up. it got hot yesterday when the eagles arrived. a lot of fanfare with their arrival. a little later today, the other guys get here, the new england patriots are getting here this afternoon.
>> reporter: when you go to host a super bowl, this city cannot wait to show the world what it's about. taker a look at the preparations that have been taking place for three years. the barricades have been put in place for security measures. we saw security law enforcement on the ground and from the skies making sure that safety is a priority. they went to make sure everything is in place, this game is less than 7 days away. >> it is, it is coming fast. we would be remiss if we didn't say that the eagles had to beat the minnesota vikings. people have been very nice to us, we hope it lasts. briansharrie williams and brianf live channel 6. >> eagles fans are confident. all season long especially in
the playoff run the area has been caught up in a craze of eagles fever. now, when it comes to this neck of the woods, it's all eagles green, we want anything eagles emerald, not a hint of blue, red or white on the field or off. jeanette reyes is live for us at city hall, good morning, jennette. >> reporter: good morning, tam, people here taking that very, very seriously, even a fast food chain decided to exchange it's name and eagles fans are excited about that. just days away from the super bowl, the undieing loyalty for our eagles only grows stronger any sign of that other team they are playing is being wiped away or covered up. >> what do you think of the name change? >> we're in philly, i guess it's fine.
>> reporter: boston market on the boulevard showed to temporarily change its name, a good call if you asked any birds fans. >> we were driving by and had to take a picture they covered up the boston. >> reporter: everybody is showing their support for the team that may explain the shortage in the number 9 for nick foles jersey. flores is action to begin the -- anxious to begin the new week in super bowl gear. >> that's the best way to support them, to show them love. >> reporter: that was not the only boston market to declare independence from the -- from boston. two other doors in the area and
new jersey made the call. that was the right call. she may be a patriot, but an eagles fan at heart. betsy ross house will replace the 13 star flag with green colors. ducis rogers, sharrie williams, jamie apody, brian taff will be bringing you live reports all week from minnesota at facebook and twitter and 6abc.com. gunfire erupted inside a home along the 100 block of south third street in reading last night. the injured victim was rushed to the hospital. no word on their condition. investigators have not released a details about a possible
suspect in the murder or motive. a person is under arrest after this fire tore through a group home in north philadelphia last night. 6 people were injured. a man jumped to safety along 3400 block of 15th street. all the injured are in stable condition. with the grammies along with the music there was a fair bit of politics, we'll show you the highlights. a small plane comes down on the freeway out west. later in business, you can file your taxes starting today, some some of you will be delayed hearing back from the internal revenue service. >> reporter: lingering rain down the shore, we have light snow showers building in for tomorrow morning. accumulations and the rest of the seven-day forecast coming up. >> carson wentz is not letting
his serious injury keep him from being with the rest of the birds for the big show. wentz hobbling down the airplane steps in minnesota him i'm amazing how fast he he has come back. all reports say he has been going to the 6:00 a.m. quarterback meeting every morning, he is very much a part of what's going on. he had had a has the computer ae sidelines. we see him and foles interacting well. >> notice other things he is not using a cane any more. his knee is doing better, day by day. >> reporter: when they get to the super bowl next year, maybe this experience is good, i know he wishes he was playing, but nick is doing a great job. storm tracker 6 live double scan showing you rain down in cape
may county which managed to hang in there in the overnight hours, you may be stuck with that in the morning and afternoon, as the system does not want to push away from us. we look outside, sky6 live hd everybody looking green across the city of philadelphia today. getting ready for the super bowl on sunday. looking nice with all the green lit up across the region, everybody changing their names if you've got anything with new england, a business title it's kind of fun. temperature, 44 degrees, it's mild, that will be rain down the shore, no icing down there. wind out of the northeast at 9:00. today overall will be breezy than yesterday was, but not too bad. temperatures, colder in the northern and western suburbs, allentown, 35. 44 in philadelphia. 42 in trenton. 44 in wilmington, 44 in millville new jersey. we've got a lot rain extending down the coast, this may be bothering you down in southern
delaware and cape may county new jersey. the rest of the us under the clouds with the clearing out to the west, having a hard time making it to us. might see sunny breaks, but in general mostly cloudy skies. on the mild side. high of 47 degrees before we slide to 42 by 6:00 p.m. everybody getting into the 40s. 47 in allentown. same thing in philadelphia. 46 in wilmington, had 45 in millville. cape may may only get up to 41 degrees this afternoon. overnight tonight and really in through tomorrow, we're looking at an area of low pressure passing the coast that largely misses us. it might put rain or snow on the coast in the predawn hours tomorrow. during the day snow showers come through. this will be a quick hit with off and on light snow, minor accumulations. some slick spots are possible at times. if this comes in at the time of
the morning commute. that would be the area affected. models are back and forth about that, you have rain and snow in the morning. this model, european holding the snow off until after the morning. we think there's a possibility of snow shower activity through the morning and more in the afternoon, and it does wrap up later on tomorrow. for tomorrow we're looking at light snow showers. this could be off and on throughout the day. by the end, a coating to an inch in most neighborhoods. temperatures are above freezing, we don't expect this to have an impact on roads. a little upon the of slick stuff tomorrow morning if the stuff comes in close enough tomorrow. 47 degrees, accuweather alert for light snow showers, if we move the timing past the morning rush hour, it will be wet roads. 35 is the high. wednesday, 36 degrees, thursday,
47 degrees, friday, early rain or snow moves in on friday, in most areas, temperatures are above freezing, mostly wet roads for grounds hog day. for the weekend, 33 degrees on saturday, but 40 on sunday. >> the 60th annual grammy awards featured several political moments last night. >> black is beautiful, hate is ugly. >> rapper logic led a song scawlg attention to a sue -- calling attention to a suicide prevention hot line. hillary clinton appeared reading from fire and fury. nikki haley at which timed here
improval. president donald trump is getting ready for his first state of the union address last night. he had sharp words for the european union and britain's effort to get out of it. he said he would have handled the negotiations differently than prime minister teresa may. >> i would have said the european union is not cracked up what it's supposed to be. i would have taken a tougher stance to get out. >> may's cabinet is experiencing a division over the status. >> new report from jamie apody and ducis rogers in minneapolis. ron jaworski was the first eagles team to play in the super bowl and lose one.
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the coastline in cape may. we have an early morning accident in frederick township at big road. watch for that. construction crews are out there, we can see the green traffic flow, not causing a problem on the northeast extension northbound between quakertown and the lehigh valley. no overnight construction on the schuylkill expressway, no problems there. ewing township we have construction on route 29 at west upper ferry road closing the road that's for another hour or so, stick to river road in the meantime, matt. >> will do, thank you, karen. formers eagles quarterback knows the heartbreak of losing a super bowl. gentleman's was there as the current crop of eagles touched down in minnesota. talked to ducis rogers ducis and offered this morning. it's not like any other game.
half-time is long, pregame is long. players have to understand, this is going to be different, the team that handling that will likely win the game. >> eagles have a handful of players who played on super bowl game including chris long. internal revenue service begins today to accept electronics and paper tax returns they will be processed in february as system updates go on. internal revenue service has put a verification code box on all w2 forms. the law now requires the internal revenue service to hold refunds tied to the earned income tax credit and additional child tax credit until february 15. the tax code will put more money in your wallet some of them, but
wayne airport. no one in the plane or on the ground was injured. now we're turning to your eagles spirit. we love seeing your pictures and videos. meghan mclaughlin, everybody dressed up in outfits. brothers and siblings abbey pets, love the nails, we understandy fisher, i hope that cat gets out of the crock pot. we love the eagles crock pot. is that eagles blue eagles green, they got the whole thing going on, we love these pictures, share the pictures or videos on twitter or instagram or post them on the facebook wall. >> do not cook the cat. minneapolis is rolling out the e welcome mat for eagles and
patriots. they are doing it in minnesota nice. >> what is the game all about? >> sportsmanship. >> that was the mayor and the police chief stressing sportsmanship. they lost a chance to be in the super bowl being the home team in the super bowl. >> video showing a cat, not in a crock pot, but riding on a a hood of a car, prompts concern of the animal abuse, but the other than said the animal loves the joy of the joyride. a deadly hit-and-run shut down the schuylkill expressway for hours.
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for $34.90 more per month. 5:00 a.m., friday, january 29. here's what we're following. >> it's eagles week, super bowl week is officially here. the eagles are in minnesota getting ready for the big game fans are showing off their eagles excitement. >> new information after a deadly hit-and-run, a tow driver is killed on the schuylkill expressway, now a person is being questioned in the case. >> we're tracking cooler weather and several chances for snow this week. >> let's find more about the s-word david murphy is talking about that. >> reporter: kind of funny we're talking about that with temperatures in the 50s. by the way two chance this