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>> now 3 o'clock. we have breaking news as the state's indoor mask mandate has been extended. this is officials are growing more concerned about hospitalizations because of omicron. and waiting in line for hours. dozens of people trying to get a covid test in the south bay there left sitting in their cars all afternoon. we have a live report and that current situation also another shooting on a bay area freeway kills and alameda county sheriff's recruits. we have the latest on the investigation. now from the area's local news station. this is kron. 4 news at 3.
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>> now it's 3 california will extend its indoor mask mandate to mid february. this is health officials continue to monitor a critical situation throughout the state's hospital system. thank you so much for joining us here. during kron, 4 news at 3 o'clock today. i'm justine waldman. the masks are here to stay indoors. now through february 15th doctor mark galli says that will be reevaluated as we get closer to that time. but that's the situation. now and state officials are saying they're concerned about increased hospitalizations admissions both for covid and also other diseases. it was during a phone conference today that california health and human services secretary doctor mark galli said there were approaching a peak number of hospitalizations seen during the pandemic last year at this time. 53,000 people were in the hospital for both covid and other diseases like heart attacks even recovering from surgeries and diabetes. as of today. there are 51,000 patients in the hospital.
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doctors are not only helping those patients but hospitals are stressed with the demand for covid testing. doctor galley says the state will expand testing capacity to meet that demand. kron four's dan kerman is on the story for us tonight. he's got the very latest during kron 4 news at 5 o'clock. and just in now to the kron 4 news room. the cdc's vaccine advisers just gave the green light to pfizer's covid 19 booster shots for younger teens. the fda gave the approval on monday. so now children 12 to 15 ears old, could be eligible for that 3rd shot as soon as tomorrow on tuesday, the agency recommended that 5 to 11 year-olds who are immune compromised should receive a pfizer booster 28 days after their second shots. now the san francisco teachers union is being critical of the school district's handling of covid testing and the distribution of test kits more than 600 educate educators were not able to teach on tuesday due to either testing
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positive for covid are waiting on a test result. the teachers union is slamming the district over its handling of the covid surge, including they say no plan and how to distribute a shipment of at-home covid tests when they arrive later on this week. >> this is the epitome of negative leadership. we knew after a year dealing with covid crisis across the country that we need an emergency plan in the event of the surge. we were lucky up until now. san francisco has been operating as if an island. despite the fact that are surrounding neighboring districts are doing the right thing. >> the superintendent for san francisco unified sent out a statement. it reads, quote, s f usd has just received a shipment of rapid test late yesterday from the state and we've begun to prepare them for distribution and delivery to each school site to hand out to students. we appreciate any offers to help all of our staff and families will need
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to be a part of helping students to receive and administer the self test kits. we know this is a challenging time for our community. we will get through this surge by continuing to get vaccinated masking staying home when sick contests statement. happening right now. there are long lines outside of kaiser permanente in san jose as people are trying to get tested for covid kron four's charles clifford is there now. he joins us now live. one of the lines like what have people been dealing with. charles. >> well, we know that covid-19 is surging across santa clara we've got a message from a viewer earlier today saying there's a long line at this kaiser hospital. we came down to check it out this afternoon. and sure enough to seal those cars right behind me there while making a right-hand turn off a skype or drive. those are all folks waiting to get a covid 19 test here and that line extends down sky port up the off ramp up on the 87. a lot of them have been waiting for hours. >> outside kaiser permanente. sky port medical offices in
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san jose on wednesday. cars were lined up for hours. most of the people here had made appointments ahead of time for their covid 19 tests and took the day off from work. >> helen, you've been in line. >> over an hour and a half. >> was it frustrating extremely frustrating. you said take the day off. they do. you know, i said of the where they expect >> a cross santa clara county covid cases are skyrocketing pushing up the demand for testing. and it's not just sick people trying to get tested. many students are returning to school. required to be tested for covid 19 international travelers often need to show a negative test before they can board the plane and some people like enrique have other medical issues that require covid testing waiting in line for it can be streamed for >> with >> all right. back live now we have heard the other kaiser
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sites here in san jose also have long lines and there's long lines the testing site over at the fairgrounds. if you're headed out to get a covid test this evening. give yourself a little extra time. but for now in the south bay, charles clifford kron 4 news. >> in the east bay. the oakland unified school district district is saying almost 1000 students and staff tested positive for covid before classes. resumed after winter break. the district gave out about 41,000 home covid tests kits to students and families just before the break began. and in a statement district officials say although some students or staff may have been on campus monday before learning of their positive test result. they're confident they avoided potential exposures in an overwhelming majority of the reported cases. also in the east bay the west contra costa unified school district will soon begin requiring staff members to wear medical grade kn 95 masks while they're at work. the new requirement starts on monday. and the district says this is just one
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of several steps. it is taking to keep students and staff safe. the district has ordered enough mask for each employee to have one mask per week through the end of the year. and happening tomorrow free rapid covid tests will be available for all students in the dublin unified school district, the district has received 13,000 tests from the state. parents can pick up each test for each student between 08:30am, and 3 o'clock. at dublin high or fallon middle school. parents must either have there children with them when they pick up the tests are proof that their child goes to school in the district high school students who drive can go pick up their own tests. covid testing is also being offered at the school district office until 7 every day this week through friday. the investigation now into the shooting of an alameda county sheriff's recruit is under way. investigators are asking for the community's help in finding the shooter kron four's haaziq has the latest.
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>> emotional images of a 28 year-old alameda county sheriff's office recruit leaving highland hospital with the american flag draped over his body. the victim of a shooting tuesday on west bound. 5.80, headed toward san francisco. he was on his way home after recruit training with the academy. so the sheriff was there last night. he spoke to the so he personally. >> very, very difficult conversation with the the sister and his girlfriend came to highland hospital and that was kind of an impromptu. tribute to him and his service in your career. and you remember anything happened. >> you know, i've i've. >> i've asked certainly don't remember this in my career and i've asked some people have been around a little longer retire people. they don't ever remember anything like this happening either. and can person was was murdered and that nobody can remember that. >> it was around 04:30pm. but the california highway patrol
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responded to a call for a solo vehicle collision. so officers quickly determined upon arriving not the individual involved in the crash and also been shot. >> the chp is leading the investigation through investigation. it was determined. >> a round had struck the right front passenger window of the prius. >> and then struck the driver officials at the regional training centers say peer counseling is being made available freely. recruit who may need it. >> not not a fun day. >> the california highway patrol has released no information on any possible suspects. investigators are asking any drivers with dashboard cameras traveling in the area around the time of the shooting to check to see if they may have recorded review. your footage. >> if you see anything that could be of use to our investigators. please notify us in dublin has it made you cry on for news. >> and the alameda county
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district attorney's office put out a statement that reads on behalf of the alameda county district attorney's office in the entire staff. we send our deepest condolences to the alameda county sheriff's office and the academy class in which the recruit was a part. it is a horrible tragedy that as he drove home from his academy training. he was senselessly shot and killed. our hearts are with his family during this time. we go now to a tragic story out of pennsylvania where 13 people are dead after a massive fire ripped through a row home in philadelphia. 13 people died. 7 of them were children. this fire started around 6 o'clock this morning in the city's fairmont neighborhood. investigators believe that the fire may have started on the second floor of this building. officials say the building did have fire detectors, but they failed to work 2 other people, including one child were taken to the hospital to be treated for injuries. >> there's a without a doubt, one of the most tragic case and our cities history. loss
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of so many people in such a tragic way. and a much, much more to say than please. all these folks and especially these children. in your prayers. >> the cause of this fire is under investigation today. we'll switch it up now and talk about our local weather forecast as we take a live look outside here at san francisco international airport. you can see the fog. kind of cloudy along the coast will find out if any rain is on the way with this system. that's kind of hovering over us with our meteorologist mabrisa rodriguez. hey, they're just dean. yes, certainly noticing a very gloomy pattern out there in the bay area, not just at san francisco international airport. >> but along golden gate bridge as well. we are tracking that high cloud cover and even low clouds and fog starting to creep in along our bay area. san francisco peninsula coastline, half moon bay, 5. biles visibility out there right now. but we're
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going to see visibility i or near 0 during the overnight hours. national weather service may actually have to issue a dense fog advisory is specially. for those of you throughout our north bay valleys and even along the going to remain extremely stubborn. so plan ahead for your thursday morning commute. temperatures out there right now. thanks to that week northerly flow pretty seasonal. we're seeing mid 60's out there right now for fremont low 60's for san jose as our dublin and livermore mid 50's, though, for downtown san francisco with upper 50's for san mateo and widespread mid to upper 50's for most of our north bay valleys, petaluma and san anselmo trying to flirt with 60's. but currently 59 degpees. and we're tracking northerly winds out there keeping our forecast dry but could see some traces amount of drizzle specifically for those of you in the south bay tomorrow until a weak storm arrives on friday tracking it all hour by hour. my full forecast just a few minutes just seen. back to you. thank a coming up here
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during kron 4 news at 3 o'clock. public health officials are now preparing for cases of flu road. >> that's when someone is infected with the flu and covid at the same time. and san francisco police are searching for a person who allegedly stole this service dog from its own. and after the break, showing strength in the face of hate. how one group is responding after a message supporting the asian community was vandalized.
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>> a banner reading asians are strong, went up on highway one. oh, one near the fremont street exit in san francisco on new year's day. it was a way to start off the new year with a positive message. we'll also empowering the asian american community. but just days later it was vandalized, kron four's taylor sackey has the story. >> if you recently drove into san francisco on one. oh, one north near the vermont street exit you probably noticed this banner of empowerment reading asians are strong. the banner went up on new year's day. but by tuesday. he's already been vandalized and destroyed. san francisco, native and founder of community organization. asians are strong hudson lau helped install this banner over the freeway. so proud and they felt proud. >> and then to find that someone already back to life. would be like 3 days. it was
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just so heartbreaking, you know, the site. >> kind of good gut punch really for us. you you know, reminds us how much more work we have to do. how much more work we need to do believes the vandalism was an act of anti asian hate. >> seeing someone deliberately went out of their way to destroy a message meant to uplift to the asian-american community. housing said and the pretty mad when want to have is not enough it is is. these are strong you. someone saw it on the freeway got upset enough to get off the freeway. find random overpass and intentionally only cut off the ad is part. like it the home specifically cut off to send a very, very clear message that this was a racially motivated lau says the nonprofit now plans to come back, bigger and louder by raising funds to install a billboard in the city. the
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asians are strong organization is also planning more self-defense rallies workshops and educational events in the coming weeks. we're not collect a single sent back to single person, put down. >> we're going to come back. bigger, better stronger. i'm taylor reporting kron 4 news. >> in the east bay oakland police are working on a homicide investigation right now was an east oakland on delaware street and 35th avenue where police found a burned vehicle and a body inside. police did not release any details on the victim's identity or possible suspect. if you have any information you're asked to call oakland police. and to the north bay now where thieves stole a prosthetic leg from a parked car during a smash-and-grab robbery. this happened on december 23rd on main street near first street in downtown napa police provided this. look at the suspected getaway car. it's a black lexus gs. 200 and had stolen license plates at the time of the break-in. napa police say they are now looking for 2 men.
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just one bag was taken from the car which contained the victims prosthetic leg. happening right now. san francisco police are looking for a person who stole a 5 year-old service dog. this happened on monday night. it happened at the intersection of waller and octavia street that's in the lower haight and the service dog is a german shepherd named summer. these pictures of the dog were tweeted out by sfpd and police say the thief grabbed summers harness and took off towards market street. and the south bay, a man who was waving an ax and a knife has been arrested at a shopping center in san jose police say the man was spotted around 1 o'clock this morning vandalizing the front of several businesses at meridian park plaza. officers say he refused to put down the weapons and there was a standoff with officers for about 3 hours. the man was eventually taken into custody with no injuries. san jose. police say he will be booked into jail on vandalism. moving
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along now to talk a little bit more about our local weather forecast as we take a live look here at the golden gate bridge. it is very foggy there and our meteorologist mabrisa rodriguez is tracking when the next rain system is going to move into the bay. yeah. it is going to be a weaker storm justine, but we are tracking a very gloomy outlook from now. until then, going to remain dry under this mostly cloudy cloud cover. but we are seeing right now. radar for. >> keeping most of the bay area pretty cloudy. a little bit better clearing, though, for our east bay valleys and south bay. but overall we're going to expect much of the same on thursday until this week storm to our north arrives early friday morning. for those of you in the north bay. but we are going to stay dry. until then. but we're going to track light bands of rain. really just benefitting those of you in the north bay. it is going to try to clip right along the san francisco peninsula coastline and really just bringing traces amount of rain for most of our inland valleys in the east bay and
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south bay and then we're going to dry out and clear out by around friday night with even those snow showers dissipating significantly. for those of you in this year. so how much rain are we expecting really not much to brag about. unfortunately most of us getting about a 10th of an inch of rain or less could see upwards of about a quarter of an inch of rain or less for those of you in santa rosa. but we could see upwards of about half an inch of rain or mountains and possibly even our coastal ranges. but this storm weakening day by day. so not expecting much as far as rainfall goes. but temperatures out there right now. really nice rebound, especially for those of you in fremont and live or work. 62 degrees. mid for napa and allay. so we are going to see pretty seasonal temperatures heading our way with overnight lows tonight in the upper 40's to low 50's slightly cooler, though, far east bay and north bay valleys warming up into the mid 40's there behind temperatures tomorrow going to remain in the mid to upper
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50's even low 60's continuing for hayward fremont and even san jose. so enjoy that we are going to see those cooler temperatures as that storm passes. but a drier outlook. we're starting this weekend and lasting for at least the next 7 days after that just we're going to remain dry. so enjoy friday's weak storm while it last. back to you. >> still ahead at 3.45 by hundreds of packages meant to be under people's christmas trees are now under investigation. and tomorrow marks one year since the attack on the u.s. capitol. how capitol police have changed security
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tomorrow marks one year since the attack on the u.s. capitol. and now lawmakers are still investigating what went wrong that day. >> the chief of us capitol police told senators today the improvements the department has made over the past year and the work that still needs to be done. our dc correspondent anna wiernicki is in washington with the latest. >> us capitol police chief tom manger says when an angry mob stormed the capitol steps one year ago. his department wasn't ready. that january 6 taught us anything. it's that preparation matters. chief manger told senators on wednesday that leading up to the attack. critical intelligence information was ignored and the officers on duty that day didn't have the resources or backup they needed if the intelligence had been acted on. >> the way it should have
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been. and we would have had enough people here. i think it would have been a different story. 5 capitol police officers who reported for duty on january 6th have since passed away, including capitol police officer brian sicknick. >> he died the day after the attack. 4 other officers died in the days and months that followed chief manger says the department has since put together a contingency plan that involves better coordination between federal partners, the national guard and local law enforcement. i don't know who it's going to be or when it's going to be. >> will likely be tested again. major says the department is also working to hire more than 400 additional officers. i think it's going to take at least 2 to 3 years to get up to our our staffing texas republican senator ted cruz says lawmakers are prepared to help out any way they can, whether they are right wing left wing or they got no wings at all. >> if you assault a cop. >> you want to go to jail for
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a long. >> long time in washington. i'm anna wiernicki. >> the smithsonian museum is working to make sure no one forgets the events of january 6 by continuing to collect artifacts from the insurrection employees with the national museum of american history started collecting items on january 7th some of the items in the collection include a black vest worn by journalists. protest signs and whips and sticks that were used as weapons museum officials say there currently is no plan to hold an exhibit. next here at 3.30 how bay area nurses are dealing with an overwhelming rise in covid cases in children. >> and more covid closures. why businesses are deciding to shut their doors permanently during this stage of the pandemic. you're is what's being called that combo of flu and covid. so what experts are saying, you should do and how
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they even tell if you have this double infection.
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>> now at 3.30 with omircon cases surging. there's concern about a double infection of flu and covid-19 reporter kareen wynter has details on what's being called flurona. >> we're nearly 2 years into this pandemic, but it's just been really one wave after another with the latest surge that could once again put hospitals over the edge from the uptick in covid patients
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being admitted with new infections and severe staffing shortages at medical facilities with health care workers unable to treat those who are ill since they've also been sidelined by the virus. doctor thomas. yeah. to garp and county officials described the challenge local hospitals are now facing with the omicron virus being so much more transmissible. we do have a lot of our frontline health care workers who have contracted the virus to isolate. so it has caused the issue with staffing. it's the people that haven't been vaccinated. >> there are now in the hospital and we want to prevent that because even our hospital staff is getting sick and they have to quarantine for 5 days and then and then get a test to show that they are negative. so all that's going to have an impact on all on and on. just about every segment of of our life in the next few weeks. doctor also mentioned at his hospital, providence cedars sinai medical center. they're prepared to fill any potential staffing voids with traveling nurses available from other states and cities to cover for
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those who are unable to work to ensure around the clock care. >> he says with omicron variant being so contagious. we should also expect to see a rise in infections. >> when patients are infected with both the flu and covid cases. doctor confirmed he began treating last spring but may be reemerging this winter march and april. we had patients with the influenza and covid at the same time as well covid-19 and other respiratory viruses. >> it was just a handful of cases and those patients typically were sicker and there are in our intensive care unit. why is it so concerning? well, as you can covid 19 is you know, about enough by itself and leads >> and every year we have hundreds of thousands of people were hospitalized and 10's of thousands have died from influenza. so the have both of them at the same could be exponentially worse. the la county department of public health told ktla they're not currently tracking or investigating individual flu cases. but that concurrent
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infection with more than one respiratory virus is exceedingly common adding there's no reason to expect that sars co be too should be an exception to this rule. >> that was kareen wynter reporting for us this afternoon and the number of positive covid-19 cases and hospitalizations continues to go up in the state just in the past. 24 hours, there have been nearly 147,000 new cases reported in the state, the number of hospitalizations due to confirmed covid-19 has reached just over 8,000 and the number of icu patients due to confirmed cases of covid. 19 has reached a total of almost 1400 and nurses caring for patients infected with covid. 19 say that this omicron variant has been especially ruthless among children. kids are not only testing positive at an alarming rate. but many are requiring trips to the hospital. quite forcefully call spoke with nurses who are grappling with this overwhelming rise in cases. >> as covid 19 rips through
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communities pediatric nurses say unlike previous surges during the pandemic. children are now getting the worst of it. this is really rough in the past week. the centers for disease control and prevention says new hospital admissions for kids with covid 19 increased. 66% record highs since the pandemic began 2 years ago. this variant has changed. >> they came in the last i just feel like in the last 2 i have pressure on my chest. >> from the stress. martha cool is a registered nurse at ucsf benioff children's hospital in oakland and secretary treasurer of national nurses united. she says despite expanded vaccine availability for children, the more they congregate and relax adhering to physical distancing protocols. the faster, the virus spreads. kids for his sheltering-in-place kids were at home. they weren't in school. parents were protecting them. everybody was
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afraid people weren't out and about and we saw off many fewer pediatric cases. >> hospitalized. then people with adults margie mayfield is executive director of the nonprofit pediatric home care agency coastal kids, home care. >> her staff serves the south bay and says they are running on fumes are all vaccinated and of our staff we stir. >> most of our families have and yet we continue to see it every day with no end in sight. phillipe all kron 4 news. >> the white house is urging school systems across the country to keep their doors open. despite calls for return to remote learning amid the omicron surge. education secretary miguel cardona says students are safer in school despite the increase in cases. the white house says president biden still wants all schools to be open for full-time in-person learning.
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>> schools to be open. we know they can be open safely. and we're here to help make that happen. >> white house officials are saying the best way to keep schools open is to make sure students aged 5 and up are vaccinated. we have just learned now that the sundance film festival will go virtual this year because of covid concerns. it will not be held in person and utah and this year's grammy awards have been postponed. that announcement coming down today with organizers saying there were just too many risks due to the omicron variant. the ceremony had been scheduled for january 31st in los angeles with a live audience and performances. no new date as of right now has been announced for the grammys as the omicron variant surges across the bay area. a number of businesses and restaurants are voluntarily closing their doors. but there is some growing concern about the temporary closures because they might become per minute officials with the california retailers association say business owners are once again being forced to make tough decisions to protect workers
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and customers supply chain issues and organized crime could also be causing some businesses to shut down as well. >> i think you're going to have some business owners that are we evaluating that are saying is this really what we want to continue to do. do we necessarily want to continue doing it in california. you know, i'm not surprised that we're seeing some of the smaller independent retailers making that decision to either sat down for for a couple weeks. or i addressed to clean reduce their hours. the california retailers association is working with lawmakers to try and find more money to help struggling small businesses. >> let's talk about our forecast now as we take a live look outside here at a shot above the clouds and san francisco. so there is some blue sky out there somewhere today. it's a rather gloomy day. can kind of see the shadow of sutro tower there in the corner. that's pretty cool. we want to turn now to our meteorologist murray's rodriguez is tracking this
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thick fog and also the conditions in tahoe. let's see if any more snow is on the way. yeah, we do have another storm set to impact the tahoe area, specifically most of this starting on friday. we are right now seeing slick roads, though. but a lot of that snow covering the outer banks of the roads out there. but we are expecting to see snow averages rise just a little bit right now about 147% of normal. >> it's great to see that it's still above average for this year's snowpack with more snow showers heading the way for the end of your workweek forecast. very dry and even cloudy outlook for downtown san francisco better clearing out there for those of you throughout most of this year. but you are going to notice some changes. an increase in cloud cover thursday with this winter storm arriving as early as thursday nigrt could bring 3 to 6 inches of fresh powder for most of this year and locally up to 10 inches for this year. ridgecrest and
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highest peaks there with some light valley rain as well. so it is going to have a snow rain mix. sure to it where most of the valleys could see anywhere from a quarter of an inch to upwards of half an inch of rain or less. but we are going to notice that increase in cloud cover only get thicker on thursday with snow showers arriving thursday night mid 40's, though, for the afternoon on thursday for truckee and south lake tahoe cooling down to 38 degrees with morning showers on friday. but drier conditions later into the evening and then saturday. a lot of sunshine but still holding steady at 38 degrees just in. back to you. >> thanks for coming up, baby talk doesn't just sound cute could also help detect. autism early on in the child's life. plus, he's scouring c e s for the most innovative tech rich demuro is going to show us what he found. that's ahead in tech smart. new dishwasher looks cool. gearing up for tax day while you have a few extra days this year to get your forms to the irs.
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>> americans are getting a few extra days to prepare their income tax returns for this year. april 15th is the usual filing deadline. but this year it falls on friday. but emancipation day is the following day. so the holidays going to be observed in washington, dc on that friday. april 15, th's that means federal offices, including the irs will be closed. so the
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income tax filing deadline is now going to be monday. april 18th. this is also going to serve as a deadline to file an extension. if you aren't able to get all your numbers together in those few extra days. for your health this afternoon. a baby's response to so-called baby talk could lead to early autism diagnosis. researchers at uc san diego found that babies and toddlers who do not engage with their parents. speaking of that hi rhythmic way could have autism scientists use brain imaging and i tracking to measure children's responses to baby talk. those with the typical development showed the strongest responses and those with the weakest affinity to baby talk displayed the most severe social and developmental symptoms. still ahead, why hundreds of packages that were supposed to be under people's christmas trees last month are christmas trees last month are now part of an investigation.
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an investigation is now underway after 600 amazon packages that were supposed to be tucked under christmas trees across oklahoma instead ended up dumped along the side of the road law enforcement is now working to pinpoint who is responsible. our correspondent markie. martin has details. >> these packages were supposed to be wrapped in waiting underneath a christmas tree. instead they're now the center of a police
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investigation. we've got a call from somebody who told us that there is some trash was dumped there illegally. >> it turns out that trash amazon packages, 600 of them. nearly all of them empty. every one of these packages were supposed to be delivered by christmas day. so 600 people to get their christmas gifts as a result of this. but they were supposed to deliver. one of those deliveries was intended for mary snodgrass. i never dreamed that would happen in my package to marry checked the tracking time and time again. i order something from amazon. >> and i expected it at its normal time and i didn't receive it until it was found on new year's eve in that ditch. you just never dreamed that someone they're going to find your packages in a ditch investigators now trying to figure out who stole the packages. and if the driver was involved, one thing they know for sure because so many packages are involved. it's a serious crime.hit's probably important to note is most likely going to be felony when you're talking 600 packages. >> that was markie. martin reporting for us this
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afternoon. and happening now. c e s it's one of the world's biggest tech trade shows it's kicking off in las vegas with his first in-person event since the start of the pandemic. rich demuro is on the hunt for some new and unique gadgets in today's tech smart. >> show. some thought wouldn't happen at all. we have a bubble around c s which is not in permeable, but it's really, really good vaccinations and masks are require covid tests are free. and i think we're at the stage of having to learn to live with this where we have to go forward. we have to set the example for the world. some media and exhibitors did pull out. but there's still plenty to see. i mean, i have to hop on the world's first electric snowmobile moved bikes electric slide weighs less than 200 pounds goes 26 miles an hour and runs for an hour and a half wants to push that button. you get that immediate or and it just really, really playful. really fun. so this is a shingle
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where the solar is built right into it in the mail at your roof just like you would a standard single ga timberline solar shingles are about half the cost of tesla ce and maybe 5 to from putting us all number love is the world's smallest dishwasher and it only uses one gallon of water that many machine perfect for apartments and requires no hookups. victory couldn't walk. >> did hear like a cookie mission was one get in the and came to the 20 minutes, $300 on tree or this stuffed animal nibbles on your finger. it's him and it's basically a provide healing effects just like babies are a little animals doing and they're going to to thing unique, but also kind of weird little on a little finally meet the king of massage chairs, body friends, to their ego. now it's starting to feel it. premium speaker's voice control. first of oxygen to relax and rejuvenate. but
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before you get too comfy. keep in mind, it's $10,000. he does take this all be done for the rest of the day. thank you. >> he later cf. >> you look very relaxed. let's take a live look outside right now here at our camera in san francisco showing us the gloomy skies that are. hovering over us today. our meteorologist rodriguez is joining us now from the weather center with a look at our next chance of rain. it's not up a big storm. but hey, it's something. >> it's a little bit of something. and unfortunately, that's all we're going to get for the next couple of days. so let's enjoy it while it lasts. we're tracking very ominous looking sky cover out there right now. not going to bring us any rain. in fact, this week storm won't arrive until friday morning. first for those of you in the north bay. but from now, until then, we're going to stay under mostly cloudy skies. so not really going to track much sunshine in the coming days. but we could see some light
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scattered drizzle specifically for those of you in the south, they really just bringing trees is amount of rain at best and then here's our next storm set to arrive during the overnight hours. impacting your friday morning commute for those of you in the north bay. so let's track it hour by hour because as you see, it is going to arrive very early friday morning with some light bands of rain by midmorning into the north bay and then by roger new lunchtime hour, it's going to start to inch its way into the bay area coastline. but as you can see, staying pretty dry for most of the south bay and east bay valleys. and that's really what was going to continue. that storm track going to a little bit northward. so it is going to bring some beneficial rain to those of you in the north bay. but for the rest of the bay area really just tracking about a 10th of an inch of rain or less on thursday. here's a look at that race is about of drizzle highest amounts. for those of you in san jose. but when we fast forward into friday night about a quarter of an inch of rain or less for santa rosa
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just over 448 million dollars. the drawing is at 8 o'clock tonight. and i bet you the how the numbers during kron 4 news in prime time. good luck. there's a hotel in dubai that starting off the year breaking a guinness record for the largest champagne glass pyramid. the palm hotel maid this pyramid with nearly 55,000 glasses filled with. chandon. the hotel broke the previous record that was set in madrid in 2017. well, it's huge. the parents did more than 27 feet and it took 5 days to put together the tower started to come down on january 1st they had to recycle all the glasses who drink all the champagne. there is now 10 company out there that's looking to make things a little bit easier when you're trying to take care of your dog's health invoxia created a smart collar that works pretty similar to how smart watches work for humans. the collar keeps track of your
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dog's vital signs as well as the time that's been barking. eating drinking and sleeping and they plan to release the smart collar during the summer. let's check in with for one last look at the forecast. not only are temperatures for today but also with the 7 day looks like like you want to enjoy the rain because it doesn't look like after friday. there's another really good chance coming our way. yeah, the good news is we're not going to get very chilly, but we certainly need the wet weather. this is our wet season. after all. but it looks like the start of 2022. >> looking noticeably drier. then the end of 2021. i wish we could just keep that momentum going. but unfortunately it looks like friday's little spurts are going to be the last one for a few days for us in the bay area. but let's hope for more to come, especially for mid-january and even heading into february. but temperatures out there right now mid to upper 50's. and we're even seeing some low 60's out there for the east bay valleys livermore 61
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degrees with san jose and fremont both in the low 60's as is and tell. but overnight lows tonight going to be a little bit milder as well. upper 40's to low 50's of. fortunately not under that chilly freezing territory like we were last week mid 40's for santa rosa and napa. even conquered in livermore, cooling down into the mid 40's. but overall mild overnight forecast temperatures tomorrow upper 50's to low get so enjoy back to justine. thank you so much for brees said thank you so much for joining us here during kron. 4 news in your today. i'm justine waldman. >> back the next time.
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