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are seeing rain around the bay area that's more typical in our wet winter months. i want to show you a live look right now. at the golden gate bridge toll plaza. you can see it is, uh, fogged in rainy. there's rain on the lens there and drivers, though making their way on the red wet roadway. this latest wet weather system is concentrated mostly in the north and central bay, and most parts of the bay area have been seeing on and off rain. this was the scene this morning larks for where the brain made for slippery commute, and there is more to come in the next few days. ktvu chief meteorologist bill martin is here with a look at the conditions bill, the main event expected this weekend. yes there's all we're making a lot of noise because we think about we haven't had rain in forever. and so now we're getting rain, and we're not just getting a drive by system like last week. we're getting a in the systems that kind of keep coming on top of each other right one after the other, and then on sunday, the culmination of this will be a big hit. significant range. significant wind. i mean real, straight up storm, especially
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for the coastal hills and the west slope this year, nevada this this is an atmospheric river event. this is sunday. we're talking about now, so that a certain river event it's going to be warm. snow loves will be high, but. the areas you're going to see anywhere from sea level rainfall amounts will be. let's say it's two inches three inches in sacramento. what's going to be six or seven inches up on the west slope of this year? nevada so that any other coastal hills versus downtown santa cruz, but up on the hills much, much more. that's what atmospheric rivers do. they unload on the on the hills. these were the rainfall keep well, that's a good that's actually a pretty good example. this is warm, subtropical air. look at santa rosa right now. our rainfall today trust 24 1.3 can't feel 1.5 you go south of the golden gate bridge and your point oh, six. why is that? marin county watershed. those took the marin headlands all those hills. they sapped the moisture out. so we're talking about 1.3 inches versus six hundreds of an inch just 20 miles to the south.at'sn
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orographic impact. that's what this storm these storms are going to do, especially on sunday. sunday is going to do it in spades. so there's three of them 12 and three number three is the big one. we're watching the next to that come in over before sunday are going to be kind of like what we're seeing right now. not really a big deal but entertaining. i'll see you back here in a little bit, with the full forecast. bill thank you. a tree fell onto two parked cars in alameda. this morning. it happened on pacific avenue near fourth street around five a.m. and as you can see here, the tree clipped the back passenger side of one car. and it is on top of the car parked behind it, and all across the bay area. many communities are bracing for the big rainfall this weekend. ktvu is jesse gary has more now on how people and local agencies are getting ready. the middle of the work week sees a soaker from start to finish across the bay area. it's mid october. if you asked me a month ago, i would have told you the earliest we can expect. rain is mid october boom right on time
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for region and state stuck in the throes of drought conditions. rain is good, but has the potential for bad as well. the big green comes and the water flow from both sides. the street come down to the corner. it would probably be floating so we want to make sure that nothing blocks the drainage, scratching of rakes to leaves and pavement is a seasonal soundtrack, as many residents clear storm drains of debris. most of the houses on the street here are pretty good. people uh, people have. have done the gardening work that they need to do to keep the basic flooding from happening. municipalities have done similar work, but long before the first drops fell, san jose transportation department officials say crews cleared 91% of the 35,000 storm drains over the summer. now sand bags are in place and water pumps online in case
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rains turned waterways into rivers. the biggest reason a catch basin will clog is because it's follow leaves. and so when it's leaf drop season, we know that and go out to try and remove those thieves proactively to ensure that the drains are clearer. experts forecast rain through the end of the week to be moderate, but if the rain rate is higher than expected, it could cause problems, especially in areas damaged by wildfires. until there's no root structure left to hold the soil in place, so when it rains, a lot of the soil will slide downhill, and that could be just as damaging as the fire itself in the first place. that's a concern in the santa cruz mountains, where there are large areas that still have burn scars from the past wildfire season. stay tuned to the ktvu weather app for more information on the storms that were making their way into the area. and if you're in san jose, you can call the department of transportation if you see roadside flooding. in san jose jesse gary ktvu, fox two news.
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and the rainy weather knocked out power for thousands of a area p genie customers this morning. three schools, including oakland tech, lost power and students were let out early. as a result, crews have been making progress on restorations. we just checked with pg and e and there are still 1800 customers. without power at this hour that is down from 5300. earlier today, a spokeswoman for the utility said, although the outage was whether related the exact cause remains under investigation. and again stay up to the minute on the bay area. rainfall with the free ktvu weather app on your phone or mobile device. you'll find live radar and forecast for your neighborhood. well today, the fda gave the green light to extending covid-19 vaccine boosters too many americans who received moderna or johnson and johnson doses and said, mixing and matching those doses are okay. s ktvu christien kafton reports. the approval opens the door for a lot more people who have been waiting to get that shot. when they first came out. it was a race to vaccinate. now, health
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officials from the federal to the local levels are backing boosters. the food and drug administration authorized booster doses for those who received the moderna or johnson and johnson vaccines. the fighter booster had been cleared for patients since september. now, health officials say they're working to get those most vulnerable populations boosted. patients say they have their reasons for waiting. i did flew two weeks ago and i wanted to separate him because, kaiser said, you can do them together. but since nobody almost 71, i decided to separate it. it's part of a trend. san francisco health officials say they're seeing despite having an overall vaccination rate of more than 80. the rate for booster shots appears to be lagging. we don't have the numbers quite yet, but what we are hearing both from our health care systems, as well as our vaccine sites is that for traffic is not exceeding expectations, and so for traffic is down. there's not does not seem like there's a lot of demands. dr baba says the data point to diminishing effectiveness following the initial vaccinations. that's why boosters are so important, she says. it's imperative for
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those high risk groups to receive the booster shot, including those over 65 years old, those with compromised immune systems and those who have a higher risk of being exposed to covid-19, she says. the time for boosters is now before the holiday season arrives. and family and friends begin gathering even with boosters. it still does take two weeks for your immune system to get you back, boosted in terms of, you know, really protecting yourself against coded and actually, we do really think of halloween as the kick off to you know, the winter holiday season. lots of gatherings, lots of people coming together. those who've received the booster shots say it's given them peace of mind. i got rheumatoid arthritis over 35 years. i take humira. which is a biologic. and it suppresses your immune system. so you're more yeah. you're more prone to getting something. the fda also authorized the mixing of boosters. so if you had moderna or johnson and johnson the first time around,
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you can get pfizer as a booster or vice versa. the hope is that it makes it easier for people to get boosted sooner. in san francisco. christien kafton ktvu fox two news 28 million children can suit have access to covid vaccines. as fox news, casey stengel tells us millions of child sized doses are ready to be shipped as soon as they're approved. the white house is preparing to roll out covid vaccines for one of the most vulnerable groups 5 to 11 year olds, health officials saying wednesday approval of pfizer's vaccine for that age group is expected now by early november. and they'll be ready with 15 million child sized dose is expected to be shipped within hours of getting the green light. the shots will be geared specifically to young children. they even come with smaller needles. and abide administration says there are no lingering questions about the safety of this vaccine. the same vaccine technology has proven to be very effective with adults and adolescents. it's been tested and carefully
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when trials over the course of months, scientists say vaccinations are the best way to contain the virus, and the federal government is gearing up for a december 8th deadline. for all federal workers and contractors to get their shots that includes the airline industry, where staffing shortages are already causing long lines and flight delays across the country. a plan by southwest airlines to put unvaccinated workers on unpaid leave was put on hold this week after a big demonstration outside the company's headquarters. some employees say they'd rather quit than get their shots we want to have, you know for your my choice freedom to make our own medical decisions. we don't want to be mandated to take an injection. the situation isn't much better with the t s a. the agency saying that about 40% of its total workforce has not yet been vaccinated. that's the latest from dfw airport. casey steagall, ktvu. fox two news.
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hawaii is now ready to welcome back tourists again. now that covid-19 cases are down, the governor of hawaii says starting november 1st, the state will allow vacationers and business travelers to return. this comes nearly two months after asking travelers to avoid the island in order to limit the spread of the delta variant. our hospitals are doing better. we are we have less covid patients in them, and i think most importantly, our health care system has responded and feels like. we do have the ability to move forward with economic recovery. there are still quarantine restrictions in place to avoid a 10 day quarantine. upon arrival, visitors must show proof of vaccination or a negative covid test taken within 72 hours of their departure. coming up. an investigation underway after tree trimmer is killed what we know about that fatal fall also had new developments in the search for brian laundry coming
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up how the discovery of human remains could be linked to the search and many bay area students are eating lunch outside due to covid protocols coming up. how schools are prepping as we head into a wet weather pattern and taking a live look right now outside on this wednesday evening, it is wet and foggy and chilly out there. this is highway 24 in lafayette where it looks slow going at this hour back with more in just a moment. ♪ ♪ ♪ easy tools on the chase mobile app. simplicity feels good. chase. make more of what's yours.
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♪ oh what a wonderful world ♪ died. it happened at a home on camino ricardo, not far from the morada country club morada aranda. firefighters responded and pronounced the tree trimmer dead. the worker's name and the circumstances surrounding the fall were not immediately available. authorities are now investigating the cause of that accident. officials found possible human remains today during a search for brian laundry following the death of his fiancee, gabby petito. what
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appears to be human remains were discovered at a florida nature preserve. authorities say they were found by a cadaver dog while searching a site next to some articles belonging to laundry. earlier today. investigators found what appears to be human remains. although, but personal items such as a backpack and notebook belonging to bryan laundry. these items were found in an area that up until recently have been underwater. laundries parents were also at the park today, talking with investigators, he is the only person of interest in the death of gabby petito. her body was discovered in a campground in wyoming last month. she was the victim of a homicide. laundry has been missing since driving back across country to florida. well today nicholas cruz pleaded guilty to murder of 17 people in the 2018 mass shooting at parkland, florida high school cruises now 23 years old. he was charged with 17 counts of murder and 17 counts of attempted first degree murder for the attack.did
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a statement to the victim's families who were in court. i am very sorry for what i did, and i have to live with it every day. and if i were to get a second chance, i will do everything my power to try to help others. and i am doing this for you. and i do not care if you do not believe me, and i love you. and i know you don't believe me. but i have to live with this every day. and brings me nightmares and i can't live with myself sometimes. penalty phase of the trial is likely to begin in january, when a jury will decide whether he will receive a death sentence or life in prison. well the rainy weather has some school districts thinking about how to follow covid safety protocols, which have most children eating outside, as ktvu cristina rendon tells us in east based school district is making preparations in the event. more severe weather is on the way. out of tour lunch in recent again. and today, right now, five minutes, the on and off drizzle not enough to dampen wednesday's lunch hour at beach elementary school in
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piedmont, pop up tents and umbrellas cover kids in the patio rallied outside as part of covid safety protocols. i actually prefer them to eat outside, then the idea of getting them inside. i think it's safer and this morning we got dressed up in more layers, and we put on raincoats just in case it was going to be rainy during lunch. since covid protocols could continue for the foreseeable future. we asked the piedmont school district about their plans to address heavy rains, a drop in temperatures, even wildfire smoke. a spokesperson for the district says it's working on sending out a letter to parents to inform them of any changes in the event of severe weather. parents say they were notified by the principle that school officials will be tracking whether data and will consider adjustments to eating outdoors, which could include kids eating inside in shifts. i think the piedmont school district has been great in communicating about. umbrellas and other shading structures. they're putting up for the kids to keep them dry. i'm hopeful that before the rains come, we get those covid vaccines for 5 to
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11 year old old, so i think that it's really great that they're trying to at least maintain it outside as much as possible. morning recess was canceled because of the rain, but by the afternoon, the playgrounds were open. the feeling among parents is at the district has done a good job of communicating testing and keeping covid-19 case rates low. our family would love to maintain any of those safety protocols. if it means eating outside during inclement weather, um, totally fine with us. parents say they received a letter from the principal encouraging students to dress in layers as well as bringing an extra set of clothing to school. in piedmont, cristina rendon. ktvu, fox two news. all right. these are warm weather systems coming our way. so the heaviest rain is going to be in the hills coastal hills in the west slope this year. nevada up in lake tahoe area out in santa cruz mountains up by kalala up in the marine county watershed up in the hills. the rest of us are going to see. good amount of rain but not 10 inches. so when i show you a map like this, it says through monday,
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orographic like this two inches. where is that going to be right. san francisco hayward that 10 inches is going to be in the hills. there's a big disparity between the haves and the have nots in this and the halves are going to be up in the hills where these systems are favored, and it's going to be it's going to be significant and we're already seeing that we've seen. last night. last 34 hours, we saw an inch and a quarter of rain and marin county in san francisco had less than 1/10 of an inch of rain. so think about that disparity between 20 miles spread from marin county. with the with or graphics, the topography to lift the you know this moisture up and san francisco without that, and you just went from over an inch of rain to less than 1/10 of an inch of rome. so here's tomorrow's plan. tomorrow's gonna be a lot like today, the more it's gonna be a little different in the morning. we'll have a little bit of rain to it. but then it just kind of turns into like today where we have some clouds, maybe a stray sprinkle, but you'll get your stuff done. don't worry about that. and then we're looking at this atmosphere wherever that will kind of settle in. sunday
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mainly on sunday into monday, and that's going to be the main event and that's where we'll be looking at. uh you know, there'll be some urban and street potential flooding, which is just because the concrete in downtown san francisco the water runs up because we could see that kind of rain, but in terms of river flooding and stream flooding shouldn't be too much of an issue because everything is so dry. a ton of this water is just go right into the ground right into the drainage basis. so. that's the plan. so as we head into tomorrow, just get used to it and kind of expect what we had today went for the morning commute. and then as we're going to friday, friday will be kind of scattered showers. and then when we get saturday, if you scared just then sunday, that's that's the event again warm to highs tomorrow, going to be in the upper sixties low seventies, right through the week, pretty much see you back here with all that. democrats are reacting to new developments surrounding their massive social spending package. i'm i command you in washington with what we're learning about some of the programs that could be left out of the bill. and prosecutors
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but our here, we are just getting started. tonight he was driving in san jose when another driver hit his car and took off the man followed. and when he finally caught up to the driver, he simply wanted to exchange insurance information. but police say instead. he was attacked ktvu henry lee, now
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with the victim's family, and the latest on the investigation. person but it to just do that randomly consensus lied to him. it's not right. rosario carvajal is devastated. her husband, robert, was badly beaten after he was the victim of a hit and run crash in san jose. just basically that fender bender. that's it. you know, she came out of nowhere. hit him in the back side. the woman didn't stop and took off in a silver cadillac escalates similar to this one carbon hall and his nephew, who was riding with him called police and followed the escalate to summer court. a dead end street near 6 80 capitol expressway. carla hall's wife believes the woman made a phone call that brought another car with two men to the scene. she called people and. in the beat him up. soon afterwards, there was an assault where both males involved began kicking and punching the victim, ultimately leaving him in the roadway. he was just in a fetal position. he he couldn't defend himself,
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and these guys were like late twenties, early thirties like big men. everyone took off. carvajal was taken to the hospital with skull fractures and still can't believe that that's what happened to my dad and like this is what he looks like. san jose police officer steve aponte says the victim hadn't done anything wrong. the victim in this case did not appear to be aggressive. was not doing anything to instigate a fight. rather was just collecting information attempting to exchange that information. ktvu legal analyst michael cardoza says he doubts the woman could legitimately claim that she was scared because she was being followed. it's going to be a hard style for her to say, oh, i wasn't fear of my life since she was leaving the scene of the accident, and then other people show up. he's not a confrontational man. he rather talk it out or walk away. his family hopes he will recover. and that is attackers are brought to justice. how do you feel so macho and tough and brave like you are the lowest coward out there. san jose
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police are asking anyone with information to give them a call. henry lee ktvu, fox two news. new figures show record numbers of migrants crossing the border from mexico into the us the washington post cites data from customs and border protection more than 1.7 million migrants were detained during the 2021 fiscal year that ended in september. arrests were the highest in 35 years, more than 200,000 migrants were taken into custody in july and august combined. on the advice, president kamala harris announced new measures to encourage federal workers to join unions. harrison labor secretary marty walsh joined in on a white house task force meeting aimed at improving conditions for workers and encouraged other employers to follow their lead. and so one. we as it relates to new hires. have decided in are committed to making sure that they will be told at the time of being hired if they are eligible to join a union. they will be
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given contact information. and they will be informed of their rights. we'd like to believe that this happens every time but we know it doesn't. the two new executive actions are part of the biden administration's goal to bolster the collective bargaining power of workers across the nation. coming up on ktvu news at 6 30. they can do a lot of things, but apparently self driving cars don't do a very good job driving in the rain what new safety testing is showing? 49ers face a familiar foe. on sunday here what the force, buckner had to say about his return to levi stadium later in sports and more fallout from the southern california oil spill, coming up the new push to stop oil drilling off the california coast. system is bringing more ro
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the bay area. this was the scene this morning and larks burger, where the rain made for a slippery morning commute. and there's more to come in the next few days with a significant atmospheric river expected to hit the entire bay area on sunday. today the fda gave the green light to extend covid-19 vaccine boosters. too many americans who received moderna or johnson and johnson doses. the health agency also said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received. initially the cdc is expected to consult an expert panel tomorrow. and if the cdc signs off. those boosters will be available to those eligible
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within a few days. in morada. firefighters say a tree trimmer fell from a tree and died. it happened today at a home on camino, ricardo morada. brenda firefighters responded and pronounce the tree trimmer dead at the scene. the worker's name and the circumstances surrounding the fall were not immediately available. you're watching ktvu fox two news at 6 30. it can be difficult for some drivers to be safe while traveling in the rain but self driving cars don't have it any better. those cars are struggling to keep the right speed on slick roads as ktvu is, rob roth tells us now moderate to heavy rain can have a big impact on self driving cars, vehicles safety systems. if you find driving in wet weather challenging, perhaps you can take hard self driving cars aren't doing any better. recent tests conducted by triple a show driverless cars in simulated moderate to heavy rain, traveling at 35 miles an hour do this about a third of the time implement weather in
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anywhere from moderate to heavy rain can have a big impact on the performance of these vehicles safety systems which are also known as advanced driver assistance systems. and their ability to perform effectively out their own. the tests also revealed that lane keeping assistance technology failed 69% of the time in wet weather vehicle safety systems, often called advanced driving assistance systems, or adas are often test senator. more optimum weather conditions, not in harsher weather, like the bear is seeing this week. the tests indicated the sensors and cameras in the driverless cars didn't see the vehicles in front of them in time to stop the optical cameras. they are not going to be able to detect things when it's quoting when it's raining. it's pouring, but he's froggy. fred bar is an engineer and researcher at san jose state university, says the driverless cars rely on a host of technologies, including optical and thermal imaging cameras. light are in soon are not there because. in studying
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all this senses, and the vehicle is going to cost money that car companies are going to be concerned with the economics in here. how many senses can i put in to keep my costs down? and what is going to be really the demand for autonomous cars? electrical engineers at u. c san diego last year announced technology that worked in foggy weather, but not in rain. bernie says it will be at least a decade before all the necessary technology is truly ready. all those technologies being developed. we are moving in the right direction, but you haven't. got into the end of the tunnel. yet until then drivers should keep both hands on the steering wheel and their eyes on the road. rob rock ktvu, fox two news. it has been a violent year in the city of oakland, the police department says so far this year, 113 people have been killed today, families of murder victims gathered in oakland to not only remember their loved ones but to address the recent increase in violence. donald lacey
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created the love life foundation after his 16 year old daughter was murdered. right across the street from acclimates high school back in 1997. he says the violence needs to stop and that it's time to take back oakland. this is a community problem. it's not a political problem. it's not a. religious difference problem. it's a human problem. a number of oakland police officers were also at today's event. to show their support. the department says. it stands with the victim's families and continues to help get them justice. we are learning that a man who was killed or killed a federal agent on an amtrak train in tucson earlier this month had ties to the bay area and alameda county sheriff's office spokesperson said. darien taylor was out of jail on bond. the 26 year old was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and resisting arrest in alameda county. after being arrested, they're on
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robbery charges out of sacramento county. taylor died during a gunfight with police in arizona on october 4th. michael garbo was the d e envirs are demanding that the us suspend or cancel oil and gas leases off the california coast today, the center for biological diversity and others sent a petition to the department of interior. they say offshore drilling, threatens wildlife, fisheries and tourism. now this comes after a recent crude oil spill near orange county, where some 25,000 gallons of oil spilled into the ocean. well, president biden traveled to his hometown of scranton, pennsylvania, today to promote his social spending package, which is still being negotiated in congress and fox news. mike emanuel has more now on the discussions on capitol hill and what items could be cut out of that final bill. president biden taking another opportunity to pitch his stalled social spending package with a visit to scranton, pennsylvania, wednesday had negotiated you guys all the
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water would be as far along as i am. i'm hopeful i think we'll get a good deal after holding talks tuesday at the white house with progressive and moderate democrats, one thing became clear. the president and democrats now believe their proposed $3.5 trillion price tag. will come down at least a trillion dollars. it is still unclear what items from the bill will be trimmed down or taken out completely. progressives are now expressing doubt that free community college will be included in the final package. i would love to have it in if we had a bigger package, another progressive priority paid family leave may also be left out. but house speaker nancy pelosi had her doubts. the buildings are. i've never seen that i don't know where that thing came. democratic party leadership has proposed an end of the month deadline to get this package completed along with the bipartisan infrastructure bill. that has already passed the senate republicans hoping their colleagues squabbles ultimately lead to gridlock. this has
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failed leadership and a one way ticket to socialism. this is not good for america, another pressing matter for democrats. climate change provisions. senator joe manchin, a moderate, opposed to say $150 billion clean electricity plant. in washington. mike emanuel fox news. coming up new developments involving the bay area mother accused of throwing drunken teenage sex parties the details on her first appearance in the south bay courtroom today and media personality paris hilton testifies on capitol hill. coming up while she's advocating for more oversight of youth care facilities across the country. pa
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homeless gardos is back in the bay area, and she faced a judge today. ktvu investigative reporter. brooks jarocz was inside the courtroom as decisions were made to protect the victims. prosecutors asked for no bail, and the judge agreed. shannon o. connor will remain here in santa clara county jail, the district attorney's office, saying they have evidence that she could harm more children. if she was released. o'connor appeared in the courtroom in an orange jumpsuit, her hands folded tightly and speaking with her attorney. right up until the hearing began. she was arraigned on 39 criminal charges, including child abuse, child endangerment, sexual battery and providing alcohol to minors. prosecutors say o'connor would supply booze and condoms and encouraged sex x
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between teenagers and sometimes even watch. the district attorney says the motive was sexual gratification. according to prosecutors, the secret parties typically happened under low scatters home but also on trips in tahoe and santa cruz. the judge granted 15 protective orders against the victims, including her underage son. o connor is not allowed to have any contact with any of the teens either personally, or electronic. li. district attorney jeff rosen says it took enormous courage for these children to come forward, saying they stand in sharp contrast. 20 connor's conduct. there's nothing cool about getting teenage children drug to them commit sexual assaults on one another. someone who does these things. is not cool. apparent that does these things is reckless, irresponsible and criminal. o'connor was extradited tuesday from idaho, where she now lives.
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when deputies arrested her. detectives say they found a dozen teams at her home. both of her kids are now in protective custody and then investigation is ongoing. the victim's families asked for privacy and do not want to speak on the case. o'connor would not return our request for comment. she does remain in jail without bail, and a plea hearing is scheduled for december. 17th. in san jose brooks jarocz ktvu, fox two news. and we are tracking that forecast. it includes a lot of rain still reading out there. now we'll talk about the sunday rain as well. we'll see you back here in just a minute. ktvu heather holmes joins us now she's in the newsroom with a look at some of the stories we are working on for the seven o'clock news on ktvu, plus julie our coverage of the fda s decision to expand covid-19 vaccine boosters will continue over on ktvu plus. we're going to talk live with an infectious disease expert about allowing millions more people to receive booster shots and even mix and
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match manufacturers. also could it be the perfect vacation for some the 200 plus day cruise that's set to set sail in the near future. those stories and a lot more coming up. live tonight at seven over on ktvu plus. reality star paris hilton has lawmakers attention on an issue that could impact thousands of children in this country? i'm marc meredith on capito
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♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ deposit, plan and pay with easy tools from chase. simplicity feels good. chase. make more of what's yours. hill today, urging lawmakers to increase oversight at youth care facilities. as fox news, marc meredith reports, helton pointed her own traumatic experiences in similar facilities when she was a troubled team. reality tv star
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paris hilton embraced the spotlight on capitol hill wednesday, telling lawmakers about her personal experiences of trauma and abuse while to behavioral treatment center in utah when she was 17 years old. i was strangled, slapped across the face watched in the shower by male staff. called vulgar names forced to take medication without a diagnosis. hilton says she's not alone and that a lack of federal oversight at congregate care facilities has thousands suffering. she's urging congress to reform what she calls the troubled teen industry. it's clear that the state by state patchwork of limited weak oversight and inconsistent licensing requirements is not working. hilton says it's time for a federal bill of rights to protect young people and called for increasing research of best practices, closing facilities not up to code and expanding oversight at team facilities if passed, the accountability for congregate care act would also create a commission. through
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the department of justice to provide grants to improve such facilities. this is happening in our country. to our young people. and if it can happen to paris hilton in her family. think about all those people who can't be here today. lawmakers tell us they're glad to see hilton using her celebrity to bring this issue front and center. however it is unclear how quickly congress may act on capitol hill, mark meredith fox news. medical researchers say they may have found a way to slow down the aging process. a team of british researchers say they don't develop the way to load antibodies with a new drug that prolongs the lifespan of the cells that can no longer divide which keeps them acting like younger cells. the cells. inability to divide is sought to be part of the reason that skin starts to look older and may contribute to alzheimer's disease, diabetes and some cancers. in new york surgeons successfully tested a pig kidney transplant on a human
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the first of its kind procedure involved the use of a pig whose genes have been altered so that its tissue no longer contain a molecule known to trigger an almost immediate rejection. surgeons attach the pig kidney to a pair of large blood vessels in the human groin. they kept it outside the body so they could observe it for a couple of days. experts call this a step in the right direction, showing animal organs used or may use use may be used for human life saving transplants. alrighty there's 12 and three system one kind of rambling through today, plus a little more tonight and tomorrow morning system to shows up mainly thursday night into friday morning. both of these one and two very similar and very similar. what we've already seen so kind of sprinkle a shower in the hills. you could see an inch of rain. we've already seen that they were in county watershed, maybe an inch and a half, but most of us are getting. under a quarter of an inch for the most part, and then this is a different
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different beast right here. that's storm number three, and that's kind of what that's the story. really the rest of this is interesting, but the event going on sundays is pretty significant in terms of. time of year and how much rent could fall in the coastal hills in the west of this year, nevada so there is san francisco tomorrow morning. that is your commute. but look what happens. as the day goes on, gets, it ends up a lot like today, so that's tomorrow starts off a little wet your morning commute. if you have one feels like everybody's back on the road again. i'm starting to get that vibe that. you know this covid things sort of slowing down a little people getting back in the swing because the traffic definitely is coming back. salad probably said the same thing. but tomorrow wet on the morning commute. maybe if you sprinkles on the afternoon key, but it's low grade stuff sprinkling out there right now on the estuary shall agree. if you will, and then we got a chance for more showers tonight and tomorrow morning. so it's just really up bunches of tropicalsture. very warm air. that's why temperatures tomorrow despite mostly cloudy all day temperatures tomorrow
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going to be in the upper sixties low seventies temperatures right now are in the sixties. temperatures and coastal areas mid sixties as well, um, as you look at the well 60 up in fairfield areas 63 out towards the livermore valley. we've got this model showing us tomorrow tonight through tomorrow, so just kind of trying to be more granular and just show you what we got close up. this is a better model. better resolution. here we are. tomorrow morning. that's the morning commute or early morning commute. and then by lunchtime, it all kind of shifts north a little bit. still cloudy. still raining up there and go lalas up in healdsburg up in uk area and then it swings back down friday morning, thursday night and friday morning. that looks good, and then it clears right out. so by lunchtime on friday. it's like what happened saturday. we start to increase the clouds by saturday afternoon. we see the showers develop again and then sunday gets going. so it's very interesting pattern. but what i just showed you there is not
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there's the before sunday. just it's kind of just i wouldn't call it. it's a little more than nuisance, but not much more than nuisance showers these highs for tomorrow. 70 and oakland. that's cloudy 70 and hey work despite the cloud covering a chance of a shower, so you've got it all lined up there. there's the five day forecast and we are definitely waiting on sunday. in between that though the coastal hills are going to get a bunch of rain, you know, like i say, it's you know, uh, san francisco point oh, six or under 1/10 of an inch last night. ah, just to the north about. five or six miles 10, miles, marin county by mount tam. they got over an inch of rain. six hundreds versus an inch, and that's because of the topographic features the nature of these warm weather um, kind of atmospheric river type events, so that's where we are. it's looking good. just plan accordingly for sunday, especially if you have mountain travel plan. i will see you back here. tonight at 10. turn those out automatic splinters off to coming up this story th9ers season.
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with you tonight, just one of the many things i love about baseball. each game is an entity into itself. i mean, a couple of days ago member the boston red sox at grand slams, left and right, houston look done a couple days later. dusty's crew is in control now as they come back to texas, but look at this rafael devers, bat splinters brave fan up there instead of getting out of the way makes it nice. one handed snag right there. that's uh, pretty brave chris sale on the mound in the second inning runs into, uh, big trouble up the bed of yordan alvarez goes the opposite way. crush over the green monster just a solo shot. they're very much in it. the red sox trailing only one nothing, but it falls apart in the sixth game matchup, same two guys sale and alvarez this
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time left field but not out of the park. it's a two run double again go into the opposite field. and from there the astros kind of break it open. they cruise 91, and they now lead the series three games to two. with a couple of wins in a row, and they're going back to houston head in the series. all right. the heat is about ready to get turned up on the san francisco 49 ers. they come out of the bye week with a two and three record well behind the undefeated arizona cardinals and the rams in the nfc west. and as a matter of fact, they haven't won a home game yet you want to be technical about it. they haven't won at levi's in more than a calendar year, they'll try and remedy that versus the colts on national television sunday night. jimmy garoppolo. you see him here, working out again for the second consecutive day, looking very spry and ready after the calf injury he sustained prior to the break. no sign of trey lance. he didn't practice so
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jimmy garoppolo, hoping he's 100% by sunday night. feeling good. i feel real good, huh? go out there tested out a little bit, but overall feeling like it's in the right spot. i've been going forward that every game is a big game, and we're treating it as that way this week. just it would be a fun atmosphere sunday night. here, get the get the faithful rolling again. and give them sentence here about but like i said, every every game is a big game going forward now. nice little subplot. colts all pro defensive lineman forest buckner back in town for the first time since he was controversially traded by the 49ers to indianapolis today, buckner. just a dominating force on anybody's defensive line. they definitely miss him with the 40 niners. but get this, he said he would have met the 49ers in the middle. in contract negotiations. maybe a little hometown discount desperately wanted to stay with the 49ers and admitted this coming sunday is now it's not
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just another game for him. uh it's a little personal if you want to say it, i guess. yeah definitely don't know how i'm gonna feel. you know when i get out there, um, get on the field. um. it's probably gonna be having mixed mix of emotions. you know what i'm saying? you know, i poured my heart and soul out. and uh, you know, in that organization for four years that i was there and you know it's going to be. it's gonna be interesting. glad to hear. i'm not shy away from that. it's personal. yes, it's a business, but sometimes it's personal. hey, very good vibe floating around the warriors after they win their road opener against the lakers last night, and one of the nice moments moses moody, one of their top draft picks, drives the baseline. he played only six minutes. scoring his only bucket right there, and he gets a game ball and on the flight back to the bay area, getting some good natured ribbing from steph curry. hey, doc. what you
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doing with that? what is that what you're doing there? yes, sir. getting more photo. so it's all ok, bye. mild form of rookie hazy wants the ball who can blame him? source bucket. all right, you know those gender reveals how popular they are. well check this one out. there is some good news. and there's some bad news. mm let's get ready to rumble. the good news is they're having a baby girl. that's great. that's good news. the bad news is that's the dad. yeah he's he's all pink. and he's in a diaper and he's going to be the one racing.
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he's going to be the one racing. he is previously on the big bang theory... my father thinks the reason i can't make a relationship work is because i'm spoiled. all right, how much, exactly, does he pay for? okay, i'll tell you, but please don't judge me. he pays for my car, mi'm trying, but i'm judging. maybe your dad's right. yeah, women do like a man that can support himself. i have come to an important decision. i will not be accepting your money anymore. that's wonderful. yes, that is wonderful. you will no longer be able to accuse me of being spoiled. i'm so proud of you. dad, i'm trying to tell you off, and you're ruining it uh-huh. with your delight and relief. intokay.ing. how bad is it? let me put it this way--
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do you own a barrel and suspenders? are you serious? i'm not wearing this visor to play women's golf. hi. leonard: hey. oh, let me guess. you guys are drafting your fantasy accounting firms. we're helping raj figure out his finances. well, he has a job. how bad can it be? well, his rent and car lease are exceedingly high. you couple that with his penchant for dining out and shopping... wait, wait, not shopping for clothes, right? becahe also has a remarkable amount of credit card debt. i thought your dad paid your cards. i have a card for emergencies that i pay for myself. what emergency happened at the l.a. zoo? that's a penguin i sponsor. they're losing their homes to global warming, and my car gets, like, seven miles a gallon, so i felt bad. what is pink cheeks? it's intimate waxing. quit looking at that! maybe you should find someone

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