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life-saving call friends and family honoring fifth grader damian sepedra of austin, texas. this past january, his quick thinking potentially saved lives. a fire breaking out at his apartment complex. >> i called 911 straight away when i saw the big flashing lights. the firefighters put out the fire. that's when i forgot we left our turtle there. the good thing, it was okay. >> and this week at his elementary school, damian awarded for his courage. heroes among us, big
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. prescription 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 allergic to any of its ingredients... or if you take dofetilide. hepatitis b can become harder to treat while taking dovato. do not stop dovato without talking to your doctor,... as your hepatitis b may worsen or become life-threatening. serious or life-threatening side effects can occur, including... allergic reactions, lactic acid buildup, and liver problems. if you have a
rash and other symptoms of an allergic reaction,... stop taking dovato and get medical help right away. tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver problems, including hepatitis b or c,... or if you are, may be, or plan to be pregnant. your doctor may prescribe a different medicine... than dovato if you plan to be pregnant or if pregnancy is confirmed during the first trimester. dovato may harm your unborn baby. use effective birth control... while taking dovato. most common side effects are headache, nausea,... diarrhea, trouble sleeping, tiredness, and anxiety. so much goes... into who i am. hiv medicine is one part of it. ask your doctor about dovato—i did.
quite the milestone here. this mass vaccination site breaking a state record. vacs are now open to all californians over 16. how long will the long will thee infrastructure remain in place? breaking news in indianapolis where multiple people have been shot at a fedex facility. police responded to shots fired. they found an active shooter incident in progress. police have not said how many people were shot or if anybody was killed. the gunman took his own life. >> we have multiple people with injuries. consistent with gunshot wounds. we have others that have been transported to various hospitals throughout the
area. >> my buddy levi saw someone running out of the building, and more shots went off. somebody went behind their car to the trunk and got another gun. and then i saw one body on the floor. >> we sent out a push alert on our abc 7 app. if you want breaking news, it is a free download in the app store. today's vaccine eligibility expanded to all californians age 16 and up in all of the st counties. this comes as some local sites are seeing record turnout. >> state health officials are planning in case the system needs to stay in place for booster shots.
>> reporter: on wednesday night, they told us about their strategy to stay up late and get up early in order to find a covid vaccine appointment the minute the resident became eligible. >> we were just checking throughout the day. i have school, i have but whenever i have any kind of multitasking, i will keep pushing through. >> cvs, walgreens. >> reporter: 17 hours into the hunt, tory found an appointment at levi stadium friday morning. >> i'm very excited. >> reporter: director of california department of public health hopes people will be patient during this vaccine eligibility influx. >> our goal is to be able to do up to five million per week. right now we're doing two million residents. as that goes up, we'll be able to scale to
that all. >> reporter: pfizer said a third booster of their vaccine could be needed within 12 months. and moderna is running trials for boosters. >> do you anticipate california's vaccine infrastructure to be sort of a long-term commitment? >> that's been our approach from the very beginning. to build out a large network of providers. >> reporter: almost 16 million californians have received at least one covid-19 dose. >> i would guess we're up pushing 50% of people with some degree of immune right now in california. i think we'll be getting toward something approaching herd immunity mid-may or something. >> reporter: he says california is poised to outrun surges that other states are seeing, especially as more teenagers get vaccinated. >> that's gonna put a big dent in these numbers. >> we're in a very good place.
in the south bay, crowds crd back at levi stadium. the site was bustling with thousands throughout the day. eager to receive their vaccine. >> reporter: a major milestone for santa clara county. on thursday levi stadium tweeted "yesterday we broke the record for most vaccinations administered at a single site in california". 10,000 appointments were made. >> i think what it signalled is we're getting close to helping everybody get across the finish line. >> reporter: the county supervisor said appointments went to 12,000 on thursday. 15,000 can be seen daily. >> it's one of the few places we happen to put that many people through. >> reporter: all social distancing. for some, lines were reminiscent of a theme park.
>> the lines were moving quicker than disneyland. >> i think it had amazing organization and we just walked and walked. >> reporter: santa clara county took that step on tuesday. that's when local public health leaders announced the county was set to receive 300,000 doses from the federal government. opening tens of thousands additional vaccine appointments in the weeks ahead. people tell us from start to finish, the process could take up to 2.5 hours. >> i know it's a little bit of a hassle. but one you get over this, you can go back to the great america parkway on the other side. >> coming up, and all people, it's kind of hopeful.
april 15th is usually tax day. but today it was vax day. and the governor stressed we cannot let our guard down. >> this disease will come roaring back. ask the governor of michigan. ask folks around the rest of the world. the rest of the globe. >> the governor made these remarks and addressed vaccine hesitancy. the governor spoke with those in line with vaccinators and global officials about the challenges of talking people into getting a shot. >> now we have lifted that burden. and that anxiety around age and conditions and availed every californian 16 and over the opportunity to get these
vacs. >> reporter: the governor said 49%, or virtually half of all eligible californians, have gotten at least one vaccine shot. he believes the key to getting more shots in arms is these small community clinics. but folks on the ground told the governor it's not so easy to get people past their vaccine hesitancy or indifference. >> some people don't want to hear about the vaccine. and some people are grateful that we give them the information. >> reporter: local officials say they'll intentifiy their campaign to convince people to get shots. >> i think that will convince people to think about getting vaccinated. >> we know it can be challenging because there's so many people trying to get their shots. you can track california's progress. go to abc7news.com/vaccine.
at least 100 protestors marched through the mission district in solidarity with dante wright, the minnesota shot who was fatally shot by an officer last sunday. they're drawing attention to roger allen, a man shot by daley city police last night. they are calling for defunding, disbanding and abolishing the police. for cleaning up the vandalism left by a group of procedure last night. most were dressed in black. the protestors spray-painted 18 police graffiti and the name dante wright was left in several locations. the mayor of chicago called for calm after a police body cam video was released late today. it shows 13-year-old adam toledo being shot during a foot chase last month. protestors took to the streets to condemn the shooting. the video is difficult to watch.
>> reporter: you're about to witness a tragedy unfold in the blink of an eye. chicago police respond to reports of shots fired. >> i heard gunshots. >> how many did you hear? >> a lot. more than five. >> reporter: an officer arrived at the scene. body camera rolling. he faces to an'lly in hot pursuit. shoving the second suspect aside during the chase. then suddenly a conconfrontation. the officer yelling to see the suspect's hands. the suspect stopping and turning quickly. the officer fires his shot. the officer begins cpr but it's too late. the confusion is over, we learn the suspect is only 13 years old. his name is adam toledo. the officer said the boy had a gun in his hand. you can see a handgun a few feet away from the young man along this fence. at the critical moment in the video when the shot was fired, it's hard to see any gun in the boy's
hand. an investigation is ongoing to determine what happened. today chicago's mayor said it's all too much. a boy out in the city in the wee hours with an adult, a handgun in the mix. an unwinnable situation with an almost predictable terrible ending. >> in the middle of the night, this child was in contact with an adult who had a gun. there are a number of forces that met up at 2:30 in the morning on march 29th in an alley. and simply put, we failed adam. >> we don't have all the answers. we have a lot of vetted local resources to help you navigate some of the biggest challenges in our community. we gathered those resources all in one place so you can take action and be an alley. ally. the classroom of the postpandemic future makes its debut.
a warmup is coming for the weekend. it is going to be noticeable. you see those temperatures coming up. >> the big southern california theme parks are reopening. the new attractions at universal studios. and the lines for disneyland going virtual. >> first a look at what's coming up on jimmy kimmel live.
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in the south bay, thousands of students returned to to schools today. a community and elementary school district partially reopened. there are 50 measures in place. including social distancing reminders. hand sanitizing stations and kids get their own supplies. >> having everyone come back on campus, there's new energy. as
the principal, i feel like it really fills my soul, the attitude of the students and drives me. >> next door at mexican heritage plaza is a vaccination site run by gardener health services open three days a week. today was the first day of ticket sales for disneyland. and the website was flooded because who done want to be a a happiest place on earth? some people waited online for several hours. currently only california residents are allowed to buy tickets. they also need a reservation for when they will enter the park. disney is the parent company of abc seven. >> i'm in the online cue right now. i think it's gonna be a while. today universal studios, in southern california reopened. what visitors should expect.
>> i'm so happy to be back. the weather's incredible. just the vibe of this being a theme park has come to life again. >> reporter: universal studios officially reopens on april 16th at 25% capacity. >> it feels incredible. to even be in this atmosphere and, like, be a kid again, you know? since we've already, like, been through so much over th year. and it's really, really grateful for us to be here. >> reporter: it's been more than a year since visitors have been able to experience their favorite rides. >> universal is our home away from home. we're very to be here and so happy to ride secret life of pets. we're really excited. >> reporter: the cafe is also brand-new to the park this year and serving up treats inspired by the movie. >> the felonious flirt. blueberh
banana yogurt. >> reporter: eating and drinking is only allowed in denated dining areas. and no more than six guests per table. visitors are given hand sanitizer. and rides are disinfected after each use. opening weekend is already sold out. good news for disneyland fans though. tickets went on sale today. an nba game with fans for the first time in more than a year. 2,000 fans were allowed to attend the lakers game at staples center. there are restricts. no eating in the seats. fans have to use a mobile
app for tickets, food and parking. in the east bay, the alameda county fair will be back this year. organizers announced there is a move from a traditional date in june and july to october. officials anticipate guests will be required to prepurchase tickets online for specific dates and attendance will be limited. so many people are facebook so excited about anything that feels halfway normal. >> yes. and i think we're gonna have fair weather. lemonade sales will be booming. >> ah, yeah. >> especially when those 90s show up inland. and the fair is going to be delayed until october. the weather here is fantastic in the fall. i want to show you what it looks like
right now. signs of summer already underway. fog is really making a push along the coastline. the onshore winds. and that's gonna help to ativan the fog over parts of the east bay tomorrow morning. temperatures 40s, 50s, out the door right now. good air quality in green. moderate around san francisco, oakland, some part of the bay area. but still healthy. sfo, if you are flying out, getting away for a little trip or business. if the fog rolls into that area, you might have some delay, so be prepared. it's looking good. a live look from our golden gate bridge camera is showing you a hazy mist there. we're looking at a cooler pattern next week. that fog at 5:00 am will be around the bay
and along the coast. right through 8:00 am. you see a little blip of green there. a little mist and drizzle not o ao of the question remember 3:00 in the afternoon, temperatures are going to hang around on the coastline. now we're gonna get to the weekend. all right. saturday. upper 80s inland. look at sunday. low 90s in our hot spots. and mid-60s along the coastline. now i top fast forward to next week as we will begin to see changes as early as tuesday. a little drizzle may show up. and april 25th, when there's a possibility, possibility a storm may finally
make it to bay area. it's been well over three weeks since we last saw rain that was measured here in the bay area. so we need it. the seven-day forecast, cool to mild tomorrow. warmer weather for your saturday. you really feel the heat on sunday. low 90s show up. a summer-like feel. mid-60s are along the coastline. we'll have a wide range of temperatures. cooling begins on monday. sharply cooler with some drizzle on tuesday down to the 70s. 50s.
right now. kevin love having some fun with draymond and steph. the one-handed hammer. second quarter, warriors up six. a bad lob pass ends up in the hands of damian lee. he buries a three. steph loving the bench. puts matthew sullivan on skates. ninth straight game with ath att least 30 points. warriors win 119-101. jackie robinson day across the big leagues. maddelson was hit on the hand by a pitch monday night. they post for four runs in the sixth. 2 rbi double. giants starter johnny cueto
placed on the ten-day injured list. pulled him out of yesterday's game after feeling that tightness. for the second straight year, the wnba draft held virtually. >> the selection of the 2021 wnba draft, the seattle storm have selected kiana williams. guard from stanford. >> yep. williams second round overall defending champion seattle storm. she just helped lead the cardinal to a
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. prescription 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 allergic to any of its ingredients... or if you take dofetilide. hepatitis b can become harder to treat while taking dovato. do not stop dovato without talking to your doctor,... as your hepatitis b may worsen or become life-threatening.
serious or life-threatening side effects can occur, including... allergic reactions, lactic acid buildup, and liver problems. if you have a rash and other symptoms of an allergic reaction,... stop taking dovato and get medical help right away. tell your doctor if you have kidney or liver problems, including hepatitis b or c,... or if you are, may be, or plan to be pregnant. your doctor may prescribe a different medicine... than dovato if you plan to be pregnant or if pregnancy is confirmed during the first trimester. dovato may harm your unborn baby. use effective birth control... while taking dovato. most common side effects are headache, nausea,... diarrhea, trouble sleeping, tiredness, and anxiety. so much goes... into who i am. hiv medicine is one part of it. ask your doctor about dovato—i did. >> thank you for watching. >> jimmy