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>> about good fog had been, everyone, i'm carolyn tyler, it's sunday, january 10th. let's start with a look at the weather with meet lease arrange. >> good morning, everyone. we have an area of fog cover and with that areas of fog. we are mild with the moisture from last night and the cloud cover. which are looking at the temperatures in the coolest locations in the mid-40s. 49 oakland. 50 san mateo, san francisco. the visibility just at a half-mile up in santa rosa, five miles for hayward and i suspect it may get worse here, concord and liver more.
some showers should arrive today in the form of a warm front. temperatures once again will be in the 350's. we could see some scattered showers by 3:00, 4:00. we will time it out and talk about the week ahead and see how much rain we have in store coming up in a few minutes. carolyn. >> thank you, lisa. developing news out of east bay this morning. police are still looking for a plan who shot and killed a man on a bart train at the west oakland station. it happened just before 8:00 last night. witnesses dell us the victim was sitting next to the train's car door. to he was shot just before the train stopped. the shooter ran as soon as the doors opened. abc7 news reporter quintana has the details. >> we watched as police took a man into custody nearly two hours before the brutal shooting on this train. it's not clear if he was a suspect. but we watched as he was
searched and put into a waiting patrol car he may have board at rockridge or the west oakland station and before macarthur station he pulled out the gun. >> i looked you, there was a pop. he had his happened down shooting. up there two or three more shots, the door opened and he split. >> he was shot twice in his torso. he is dead. >> one of the people who helped but didn't want to be interviewed on camera said he's a registered nurse. he immediately began pumping cpr. he said the victim had a knife in his hand, but none of the people aboard the train car said they noticed anything odd between the two men and didn't even notice them talking to each other. >> sergio
more developing knows. i-80 in berkeley was slow going last night after the chp shut down all westbound lanes. you see the closer on the left-hand side of your screen. they were searching for evidence of an earlier chase. lanes were shut down for about 20 minutes. they reopened just before 10:30 last night. search efforts for a missing u.c. berkeley student will continue in point raise. the car and several items belonging to her were found yesterday. searchers from several agencies are looking for 22-year-old sh shuqin zhangs. she was seen early thursday morning. her friends are concerned. >> i just go into her room again and saw the things that she was going to bring back home, like
the things they bought for her friends and family are still there. we started to dig through things because we things night get serious and we found her passport so we realize she night not even leave. >> she was supposed to fly to china friday to begin an internship in beijing but she never boarded her flight, no one is $949.8 million richer this morning. the power ball jackpot now stands at $1.3 billion with an estimated cash value of $806 million. six tickets sold in california matched five of the six numbers, including one at the 711 on central avenue in fremont. here are those all-important numbers. abc7 news reporter
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a late model car. >> people came from all over to play here. it's considered one of the luckiest in the state. >> i buy the lottery. >> he, like so many others, will return home empty-handed. abc7 news. >> those of you who have the abc7 news app found out about the winning numbers first. if you want to see the numbers again or get wednesday night's numbers after they are drawn, download the free app for your mobile device and don't forget to enable push alerts. >> this weekend catching an uber ride is a little bit cheaper. the ride sharing company lowered prices by 10% in san francisco, while cities in the east bay and south bay are getting a 20% cut. yesterday abc7 news was at san francisco international airport. you see dozens of drivers there protesting the cuts. an uber spokesperson said this is the slow season so the company is dropping fares to try
to lure more riders theft is not the first time uber has cut prices. >> we are tired of the fair cuts. today uber cut the fares again for the third time in over two years. we are down to $1.15 a mile in the bay area. >> uber did not have a comment about that protest yesterday. the new fare prices will be in effect indefinitely. fares are going up starting today on sam tran. san mateo's public bus service is raising fares from two dollars to 1:25. discount monthly pass less also go up between a dollar and two dollars. it's part of an evaluation the agency does every four months. sam transis also adding becauses to improve service and dropping the price of youth passes. >> a santa clara county is look into problems in the county
jail. a panel was in the county for a meeting. for the first time their discipline system was made public. 86 deputies at the jail have been disciplined since 2010. 60 were either fired or suspended. >> needs to be independent civilian oversites over the operations of the jail. and right now the sheriff's office accomplices themselves and if you do that there's no accountability. >> it came from a local activist after an inmate was beaten to death last august. it was earlier reported that an inmate's death was suspicious. but an autopsy concluded he died from sepsis, a blood infection. but two days ago there was another investigation. this could be good news for
raider nation. dallas cowboys owner jerry jones proposed the st. louis rams and san diego chargers share a stadium in the l.a. area. that's according to the l.a. daily news. this would mean the raiders would have to stay in oakland. but according to the l.a. times, nfl commissioner roger sent the report was inadequate. the openers meet tuesday and wednesday in houston to vote on which, if any, team can move. >> and the sierra northstar resort in truckee is celebrating the tenth anniversary of their stash run by hosting a scoreboard competition. yesterday many people were on the clops enjoying all the fresh powder.
>> we are start thing out with mild weather and 50 degrees in san francisco. it's kind evidence muggy out there. there's a warm front on the way and a up k he will chances of rain this week. we define them for you and talk about how much in a few minutes. >> thank you, lisa. also ahead, a gun show in the bay area causing 2008 a controversy. some say it should not happen at all and others are using it as a moment to slam president obama's new gun rules. and prices are falling and dungeonness crab is pepper discovers jimmy dean delights, made with real egg whites, lean cut meats, and whole grains. an excellent source of protein, it fuels her up with energy
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>> a gun show in daly city is resuming this morning. it is drawing courthouses of gun abc the 7 news reporter cornell bernard has the story. >> good ammo for a good price. >> fred shows us the ammunition he bought for use on the firing range but some needed carts to carry out the ammo they got. it's the first gun show visit. he hopes to trade up this 9-millimeter weapon for a .45 caliber. >> nationally i feel pretty safe. but then again, at san bernardino, it can happen anywhere. >> our cameras are not allowed inside the gun show but it shows
how many people this show attracts. this weekend about 8,000. the owner said he's seeing record numbers of people concerned about their safety. and the mention of president obama's name may get you this. >> he sounds like a could be man to me. >> the president announced new initiatives to keep guns out of the hands of those who shouldn't have them. >> background checks are a must really, but not to the point to where it's going to infringe on our rights. >> no guns actually leave this show, but you can order one through a gun dealer, only after a background check and ten day waiting period. >> i think that gun shows should be banned. >> lorraine cancelled violent crime victims. her organization, 1,000 mothers to prevent violence, was created after her two sons were murdered. >> so many innocent people have lost their lives to gun
violence, having a gun show makes it appear respectable, and we know it's not respectable. >> abc news. a san francisco seafood treat is back on the market. dungeonness crab is again safe to eat. they are beginning to get shipments from oregon to washington. pacific waters have been given a clean bill of health by officials. one crab expert expects local dungeonness to be available soon >> we are receiving our first batches this past week. more to come as we progress. and hopefully the state of california will be open before the end of the month. >> the new availability of done nenness crab is good news for consumers. prices have dropped to about seven dollars a pound for the live crabs. get that drawn butter ready. happening today, don't be alarmed if you see a lot of the people not wearing pants on mass
transit. it's the 15th annual no-pants day. 1500 people approximately participate throughout the bay area every year. new york based improv everywhere, they will host the event, which reaches other countries, as well. organizers in san francisco say people without pants will be riding bart and muni arounded 2:00 this afternoon. that rockslide in yosemite national park is clear. one of the main access roads to the park is open again. we first showed you these images on thursday. rocks the size of cars fell on the road after the heavy storms. once work crews cleared the road, they had to repair it. the park remained open, but it was a three-power drive through the snow to get to the other entrance. a new grey wolf has entered california. state wildlife officials announced this wolf, dubbed or25, crassed into california
sometime in mid-september from oregon. it's about three years old. it could be following the accident of other wolves or looking for a mate. grey wolves are incredibly rare in california. before 2011 the last wolf sighting in the state was 1924. in minnesota the vikings will host the cardinals in what will being the coldest game of the season. temperatures in the single digits at kickoff with windchills in the negative degrees. players from both teams have been practicing in the frigid weather. the nfl is doing what they can to keep players warm. team sidelines will have heated benches and they can use hand warmers and heating creams. but lisa, i lived and worked in minneapolis for a while, and it is brutal. >> they have all those tunnels that connect everything. >> the sky ways downtown, and heated sidewalks, but still it's cold. >> yeah, it is cold. and here in the bay area you may
notice the opposite. we are waking up to temperatures in the 40s and 50s. we have the blankets of clouds and the moisture, allowing for us to retain the heat and create some fog. live doppler hd, it's pretty quiet. we will be tracking showers later on this afternoon. a live look outside from the golden gate bridge where things are pretty quiet, as well. 50 downtown, and across the bay. 49 oakland, mountain view 50. good morning morgan hill, mid-40s. yesterday it was 59 degrees in half moon bay. a little south wind will do that. we will be looking for another mild day today and a couple mild days ahead. 45 santa rosa, 46 in napa. and the fog is from santa rosa, concord and livermore, even hayward. so upper 40s for you. as you step on out, it's not going to be too cold but the quarter mile visibility should cause some problems up in santa rosa. san carlos and hayward about 5 miles. elsewhere not doing too bad.
from emeryville this morning it's quiet. we will look for the fog this morning. average showers for just about everyone. they won't be much but we look for another chance of rain tomorrow morning. high pressure builds in and it will be tough to get the system to bring us any rain as all. we have more chances of rain given late tuesday and more ground that. we show them all to you. this morning as we go through the next few hours it's quiet. 1:00 rain is offshore. look what happens by 3:00, 4:00. rain on the coast and into marin and around vallejo. by 6:00 it's winding down and we aren't expecting much after that. so if we tally up the precip, very, verith. anywhere from about a tenth around the entire bay area but as we go through the next few days look what happens later on tonight into tomorrow morning. we have cloudy skies. we could see just a couple showers monday morning commute. stays cloudy into tuesday. so it's a dry day, quiet conditions. but then by late tuesday into
wednesday, we've got a system offshore. there it is. and by 3:00 in the morning we are looking at a stronger system that could pack a bit of a punch with some wind and rain. so here we are 3:00 wednesday morning. and by the afternoon we are still wet. thursday we get another little system, mainly in the north bay. things dry out. and then look what happens by this time next weekend. saturday looks like we are looking at more rain. so once again, hopefully the pattern continues with a couple of days of dry conditions the then the wet weather returning. that's today. mid-to upper 50s. mild one out there. fog in the morning. to showers by about 3:00 in oakland and 57 degrees. the accuweather forecast maybe a few sprinkles, light showers this afternoon, and then a number two on our storm impact scale on wednesday. thursday some more rain. i will put some more numbers up there for the storm impact scale by next saturday. it's always hard to go out further and further because you take a risk.
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the numbers. >> most of us travel when and where we have to, whether for business or family gatherings, like graduations or weddings. >> i usually travel because i have to, and i have to -- on this trip i got here by my miles. but normally i have to go when i have to go. >> but those are with a bit more freedom to pick their dates, might want to pick now. >> the hotel stays, apartment stays, you know, the rates are definitely coming down. >> she is with meraga travelers. for budget travelers, this is the time of year to pack up and go. >> you want to go into eyre lapped you can get them on stops around $800, $900 right now. it's right after that january 5th. as soon as the kids go back to school you see a big dip. >> hang around a bay area airport >> you see fewer travelers than just a week ago, but you will see savvy travelers. >> just the simple fact you know you can kind of mix it, business
and pleasure, take advantage of the good prices and extend your stay. so i like it. it's better than summer. >> which brings us back to our travel agent. >> people are just tired of waiting for things todom back around. i think that people are planning more so they are saying more, and then doing payments throughout the year. >> so even if you can't travel this year, it's not too early to be looking ahead to 2017. i'm michael finney, "7 on your side." the bay area seat community opened their hearts to spread happiness to those in need at san francisco's glide mel orial. yesterday 500 soft, warm and new blankets were distributed to the needy. the temple in spear mont spearheaded the effort. >> a lot of peel are homeless and they need stuff like this to stay warm.
sacks and blankets are the most in need this time of year. this san francisco many did their part to curb global warming. yesterday they had planted 1300 redwood seedlings in property in the hills. these are pictures from the press democrat. this annual event has been put on by force unlimited since 1997. since then the nonprofit group has planted about 28,000 trees. elon musk's spacex is looking to land another milestone. the rocket company will attempt to land it's falcon 9 rocket on a floating drone ship in the pacific ocean. pace -- spacex successfully returned to earth last month. it's scheduled for next sunday.
>> welcome back. we are starting this half-hour with a look at the weather. here's meteorologist lisa argen. >> good morning, everyone. live doppler 7hd is quiet. we are tracking some showers offshore that will invade the bay area later on this afternoon. they will be light showers, but this morning you are noticing the mild temperatures and some
fog. 46 in napa. fog in santa rosa. over in hayward it's 50. quarter mile visibility for you up in the north bay with 5 miles around san carlos and hayward. with the low cloud cover we are looking at the mild conditions. this is sfo, not san jose. we will be looking at the cloud cover, the fog, and showers 3:00, 4:00. mid-and upper 50s. upper 50s by half moon bay and pacifica. showers will be brief and we will talk about a stronger system a couple days out and a wetter week ahead in just a few minutes. carolyn, lisa, thank you. new this morning, hundreds of people joined french president frances holland for a ceremony honoring the victims killed in the charlie ebb dough attacks. you will recall last year 17 people were killed. the ceremony was held at the square that attracted rallies in fair of free speech after the attacks.
president holland also revealed a plaque in remembrance of the victims. new information on the capture of the next can chapo guzman. the lsu is looking to extradite him to stand trial. we are in mexico city with a look at what led to guzman's capture. >> he wanted to spin his infamy into celebrity. instead the drug key pin and one of the world's most wanted criminals is back in handcuffs. the drug lord paraded in front of cameras as authorities rushed him back to the same super max prison he tunneled his way out of last year. the attorney general said that's thanks to elchapo himself and a
healthy case of vanity. he wanted a bio made about him so his people reached out to actors and producers. those communications helped track him down. the final played out in his home state. raiding a house, killing five of his men and seizing these weapons, including 50 caliber sniper rifles and grenade launchers. they caught up with him. you see him caught in the filthy tank top. mexican officials claiming figures accomplished. the u.s. calling the arrest a victory for the citizens of both mexico and the u.s. he faces charges in multiple jurisdictionings for murder and drug trafficking. now the u.s. is considering extradition. >> in oregon a new group of armed men that arrived at a wildlife refuge yesterday are
heading home. occupation leader bundy and others did not request help from the pacific patriot network and were concerned about the perception they conveyed. it's now been more than a week since a group of armed men took over a federal building and the group insists they are not going anywhere. they are there in parole test of the imprisonment of two oregon ranchers on federal arson charges. this morning the hillary clinton campaign is getting a bit jittery will challenger bernie sanders. according to one of the latest policy, senator sanders has a 13-point lead over clinton in new hampshire and is closing the gap in iowa. last week they sent an e-mail to supporters entitled nervous. perception is everything in politics.
republican residential candidate marco rubio spoke in a forum for ideas to fight poverty in the u.s. he will appear this week ahead of the sixth gop debate, less that one month until the iowa caucus. you can catch this week with george stephanopoulos at 8:00 this morning right here on abc7. the santa clara youth soccer league will continue to fight against the nfl to say their fields over super bowl 50. a judge has scheduled another hearing for tomorrow to stop construction. they are turning the field into a place for feed yeah, security personnel and production staff for the big game. security will be super tight at super bowl 50, which is just four weeks away. thousands of first responders will be on hand, and some will
be sporting a special commemorative badge displaying the vince lombardi trophy. but not everyone is on board. >> when the football season began, many santa clara police officers, like rob, traded in their official badges for these with a super bowl 50 logo. they were offered by the nfl to agencies that will help keep the venues safe. >> we look at it as a celebration. we want to celebrate super bowl 50, we are part of super^bowl 50. obviously we are hosting the game. >> the officers paid for them themselves. $124.99. and santa clara is just one of more than 20 public safety agencies, including the chp, where some 1800 officers are snapping up these keep sakes. but san francisco's firefighters won't be joining in. under the nfl policy, only departments can place the orders. and the fire chief is saying no to the badges. the union president says his
members are furious. >> this is an important moment in san francisco history and they really wanted that badge as a keepsake. and to be kept out of it against their will kind of is a slap in the face a published report linked the chief's decision about concerns of domestic violence on super bowl sundays. but joann hayes white told me she doesn't think a replica badge is appropriate. >> this badge, when you take your oath, it means a lot. and to, you know, to have a sporting event, it didn't rise to that level. >> she worries the super bowl badges could cause confusion for the public. >> well, in santa clara the officers who want can wear them through february 14th. happening today, you can kickoff the excitement of super bowl 50 with a fun run at levi's stadium. join three-time super bowl champion roger craig in the run, the road to super bowl 50. it's a 5k, 10k and a kids' run.
finishers will receive a metal. each race will finish on the field inside levi's stadium. there will also be watch parties for today's wildcard games. the first race starts at 8:00 this morning. still ahead on the abc7 sunday morning news. a bay area company is helping kids who are color-blind see what they have never been able to see before. we will show you how it works. and here is a live look from our roof cam. most of the bay area foggy right now, mild conditions. showers coming in later this afternoon, and more ahead this week. lisa argen will have your forecast in just a few. one of the cool perks of this place is you can eat as much cereal as you want. it's like i'm going to work to get some. alrighty. we just like cereal.
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temperatures and fog. 50 degrees in san francisco. and even across the bridge it's mild in the 40s. so watch out for some of the fog. just a few showers today. but we will see if we can see the extended outlook, which will bring in more rain, coming up. >> talk about raining, raining 3's. steph curry has another big night as the warriors beat the kings. mike shumann has the highlights coming up in
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>> good morning. well, on this wildcard weekend in the nfl, we had the wildest finish i have ever season last night in san francisco. bengals had the game one but they send pittsburgh into the next round. rain coming down in sheets in cincinnati. braun catches the ball and keeps control. as he moves it to his stomach, look at this the hard to believe he caught it. 15-0, steelers. bengals comeback and take the lead. to a.j. green. less than two minutes to go, 16-15. now it gets goofy. fourth and three. antonio brown gets leveled. shot to the head and 15-yard penalty. with players and coaches on the field, the coaches go after each other and another penalty. and the field goal from chris boswell for the win and got it with the 18-16 victory and face the next round.
nice davis, he's gone. 106 yards, 7-0 chiefs kansas city just a few minutes into the game. chiefs slaps with their 11th straight win. first nhl shutout in ten years in the postseason. 30-0, the final. they face the patriots next week. the golden state warriors made their last appearance at the clean train arena in sacramento as the kings new arena is scheduled to hope for next season. dubs going for their 12th straight win against sacramento. steph gets a good screen. open for three. we know that's good. 51-48 golden state. to demarcus cousins working on the floater. cousins had 33. third quarter, draymond blocks rondo.
in the fourth after steph makes the three, he turns to talk to the bench. 8 threes and team high 19. warriors win and host miami monday night. the sharks have been struggling it he thanks but their offense exploded last night against the maple leafs. here are the goals. burns, joe pavelski, tomas hurd, malco carlson, again. it was huge. >> this is a place we've always loved to play at home. just been some tough bounces. yeah, that's a night that's great for a lot of guys. >> good-looking tux. that's the way the ball bounces. wildcard week continues. all the highlights tonight at 5:00.
i'm mike shumann. have a great day. >> you too, shu. lisa is here now talking about, it seems like every other day there's a bit of rain. >> now we have a bit of a problem. the ridge is building in and the systems are getting shredded apart. but we will track them for you. this morning it's about the fog and the cloud cover and the mild temperatures. live doppler 7hd. no rain to speak of right now. but we will be looking at a warm frontal boundary that will push through the bay area later this around. you may get wet temporarily, and we are looking at numbers around the bay very mild. 43 morgan hill, the coolest spot. 50 in san francisco. mountain view and half moon bay. 49 oakland. from the exploratorium camera you see the cloud cover here. no issues yet at sfo. 45 in santa rosa. napa good morning, 46. looking 48 novato, fairfield and livermore.
the next couple days we will see temperatures pretty mild. in fact, we could be flirting with some 60s. so a quarter mile visibility for santa rosa and elsewhere on the coast from san carlos across the bay to hayward. it's kind of murky out there so we are look be for the clouds to stick around. in fact, lower and bring us some showers by the afternoon. they will be brief. they aren't going to amount to much. and by later on tomorrow this stempniak did look promising. later on tonight, i should say. but as high pressure builds in, there won't be much to it at all. that means your monday morning commute shouldn't be impacted but the next stempniak, late tuesday into wednesday, looks stronger with breezy winds and more rainfall headed our way. 1:00 today you see the showers offshore. you won't see them but live doppler 7 detecting them. by 4:00 a snare row band of showers from cloverdale to fremont pushes through. that's about it unfortunately. then you notice the cloud cover throughout the overnight hours. rainfall amounts, yeah, barely anything to speak of. about a tenth of an inch.
kind of like what we saw yesterday. picking this up by sunday night, and this is what is going on monday morning. so the ridge builds. so really you could see a stray shower, but overall mostly cloudy skies into monday, monday night, and tuesday. but after that there looks to be a system offshore that continues to look pretty impressive. and that -- there it is right there. so by overnight wednesday, probably wednesday morning commute, looking pretty wet. here we are 3:00 in the morning on wednesday. all day wednesday looks wet. and then here comes our break again. maybe thursday late, though. we could see some north bay showers. look what happens next weekend. this is what is interesting. this semenov, these are all coming into alignment with the forecast models with a more impressive stempniak coming our way next saturday the so highs today with the cloud cover, and afternoon showers, 56 concord. look for 58 for you today in san jose. even 56 up in santa rosa.
the accuweather seven-day forecast featuring just a few showers this afternoon. perhaps overnight tonight. and then we are dry until the wetter stempniak on wednesday with some breezy winds. a number 2 on the storm impact scale. thursday showers, a break friday and the most impressive stempniak so far looks to be next saturday. so, you know, we have a little rain out there. >> yeah, we haven't gone above a 2, have we, on the impact scale? >> no. no, we haven't. >> thank you, lisa. two bay area companies are joining forces to help children struggling with a frustrating condition, color-blindness. the companies aren't just changing their view, they are also changing lives. abc7 news anchor ama daetz has the details. >> the world is about to become a brighter place for these four grade school kids. they have lived their lives with varying degree of color-blindness. a condition their parents even didn't spot all the way. >> as a little guy he had his shapes and numbers but he just
never got colors. >> but their families heard about a contest being sponsored by clorox and another bay area company called chroma that pioneered a unique set of lens lenses that restore the correct balance of red and greens, which get blurred together by deformities in a color-blind person's eye. >> we do this by creating a filter that goes in and carves out certain wave lengths of light. it separates those foe at the pigments back to where they should be. the life-changing power caught the attention. clorox. the company our offered up $10,000 to help distribute the glass toss young students suffering from color-blindness. that grant helped fund the online video contest. kids were asked to dream up an invention they would like to build themselves and submit a video describing it. >> 75 winners were chosen to receive a set of chrome ma lenses. we watched at four winners tried them on for the first time. >> the ball right here, it looks
like way brighter. like all the colors joust kind of popping out. so much more! >> this looks more reddish. >> excited about that? >> yeah. >> i think it's light blue. >> say what? >> orange? >> they are a lot brighter than i thought before. [laughter] >> definitely. >> but like colors themselves, emotions also cover the spectrum. >> he's our fourth boy, the second, third and fourth were all color-blind and this is the first time he got to see them. one of them, at least, sees colors. >> the company is still advising families to register for their online lose letter for information. but these kids will see the world more colorful. ama daetz. >> the glasses can cost $250 and up. also ahead, the force awakens helps drown a new box office king.
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made $17 million on its opening day in china. the seventh installment of the star wars franchise has broken several box office records. it's now the top-grossing movie of all-time in the u.s. disney is the parent company of abc7. the force is with harrison ford. the 73-year-old has been named the highest-grossing actor in u.s. box office history. he's made more than $4.7 billion at the domestic box office -- or his film has. ford bumped samuel l jackson to second place. his earnings are at $4.6 billion. up next on the abc7 sunday morning news at 6:00, developing news in oakland. witnesses react to a deadly shooting onboard a bart train, as police search for the man responsible many we will have the latest.
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