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greenway trail. chopper5 was over the scene as police investigated the area. witnesses saw a male suspect running from the area. it happened near the bart tracks and service was slow for a time. we'll bring you updates. and also in richmond, a scary crash on busy interstate 80. the chp said the crash involved 10 cars and a bus. this is year the albany off ramp. several people were hurt in the crash and they are all expected to survive. traffic is down to one lane at the crash scene. so it's slow going in that area. a court hearing for three santa clara county jail guards accused in the beating death of a mentally ill inmate. the charges could put them behind bars for life. kiet do reports on the hearing. >> reporter: showed up wearing a dark suit with a lawyer on
one side and a loved one on the other. rodriguez and the -- are charged for beating to death michael tyrie. at today's preliminary hearing. a prosecutor will try and convince the judge there's enough of a case to hold a trial. his likely strategies show how the three deputies were the only ones who had success to him when he died. and how close another inmate was when he heard cries for help. >> information has trickled out in tips and court documents. and now we're expecting to see the floodgates open up. as for possible defenses, the guards could say they acted in self-defense or try to pin the homicide on another inmate. >> i want to express my
profound sorrow. lori smith has convened a wide panel of experts to do a top to bottom assessment of the main jail. the hearing is set for the at least three days. and all three guards are pleaded not guilty to murder and assault in the inmate's death in august. an elementary school is closed in los gatos after an emergency standoff. a man crashed his car around 7:00 this morning. and he told deputies to shoot him but the negotiating team talked him down. this all happened by lakeside elementary. and administrators had to close down for the day as a precaution. san jose police trying to find the driver behind this wild crash. the man crashed the suv into the home and then ran off.
the crash damaged a gas matter but no one was hurt. the fbi wiretaps are linked to the raymond shrimp boy chow case. instructors began voting on whether or not to authorize a strike after year of salary negotiations. union workers have been working without a contract since last july. but administrators say the negotiations are still in the mediation stage. tomorrow is considered the biggest day in the 2016 presidential campaign. it's super tuesday and a dozen states will vote with hundreds of votes up for grabs. craig boswell has details from the white house.
donald trump finds himself at the center of controversy after david duke stated his support for the businessman. trump didn't immediately condemn the white supremacist. >> i know nothing about david duke or white supremacists. >> i don't disavowing anybody. and i dis-vowed him at a major news conference. >> it makes him unelectable. how can we grow our party with a nominee that refuses to condemn the ku klux klan. >> that should be common ground among everyone, bigotry, racism, anti-semitism has no role in politics. >> america's first black president cannot be succeeded by a hate monger that refuses
to condemn the kkk. >> thank you so much, south carolina. >> clinton had a resounding victory in south carolina. >> tomorrow this campaign goes national. >> democrats vote in 11 states on super tuesday. and clinton has huge leads in the three with the largest number of delegates up for grabs. >> the battleground tracker poll shows donald trump leading in georgia and virginia but senator ted cruz leading in his home state of texas. violence broke out in anaheim park on saturday after 6 kkk members showed up to protest illegal immigration. 30 counter-protesters started beating them. and 12 people were arrested.
five of them were released saying they were acting in search defense. two dozen big name tech companies are backing apple as it takes on the fbi. companies are supporting apple. the company is refusing to unlock the san bernardino shooter's iphone. and law enforcement groups are filing briefs supporting the government. a navy seal received the nation's highest award for his heroism in afghanistan. in 2012 he was in a mission to rescue an american hostage when he leapt across the room to shield the hostage from gunfire. and he pinned a taliban guard to the wall with his bare hands. president obama injected a little bit of service. >> we welcome ed's mom peggy who had one question when ed
told her about the ceremony, do you think i can come? [ laughter ] that's so sweet. yes, mom, you're allowed to come when your son gets the medal of honor. >> congratulations to both of them. he's the first living active member of the navy to receive the medal of honor in four decades. a strong message from one of the pope's top advisers. and this morning's fog was heavier than usual. the fog is out of here and the sun is shining and now we're taking a look at rain and when you can expect it. the details straight ahead as the news continues. we'll be right back. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
her first day on the job .. being held without bail. ronald hamilton requested a court-appointed an army staff sergeant accused of killing a police officer on her first day on the job is being held without bail. police say hamilton shot and killed his wife after she called 911 during an argument. and after that he is accused of shooting and killing the police officer and injuring two others. a top adviser to pope francis said the catholic church made enormous mistakes in covering up the abuse of children. a cardinal told commissioners it's a scandal that the church allowed.
>> the church is in many places, certainly australia, has mucked things up and let people down. i'm not here to defend the indefensible. >> reporter: in the 1970s he heard about a catholic school teacher being a pedophile. and he tended to accept denials from priests. not your typical fog. it was very heavy prompting the chp to issue fog advisories for several highways and bridges, that fog also caused delays with several morning flights canceled. >> things are getting back to normal at the airport. and jackie ward talked with some of the commuters dealing with the conditions. >> that thick dense blanket of fog created a few problems for the commute. >> it was a little bit slower than usual and the fog was
quite a bit thicker. >> reporter: the fog was a welcome sight for some people. commuters said it gives the bay area a picturesque look that they've been missing during the abnormal window. >> i think today's commute was better than in the last two weeks. >> i was in the passenger seat and was just relaxing and took a picture or two. >> delays affected short and medium haul flights. some arrivals were delayed by 45 minutes. flights to the east coast and abroad were not impacted. >> because these aircraft fly so many legs in any given day, you could see residual delay activity. >> as it covered the bridges and decreased visibility, bay area commuters took it all in stride. >> i haven't been this foggy
for a while. i've seen it this way before. >> the low lying fog was a nuisance and you never know when it will return during this unusual winter we're having. jackie ward, kpix 5. and boy, yeah, sun is back. >> wait a second, wait a second, did jackie say we never know when it's going to return. hello? it's time to take a look at the weather watchers and see who is reporting what. this is willie. what does willie have to say? a perfect day to plant roses. i couldn't agree with you more. 67degrees. and that's willie also. he was talking about the allergies. and yes, they are. gremlins got the best of us this afternoon. the pollen report because of the ash and the alder and the
juniper count it's medium to high. and looking out to the bay wears from the transamerica building to just nothing but wall to wall sunshine and the coast is clear. 50 in oakland. and 67 in san jose and 66 in livermore. mild and above average temperatures by a good 15 degrees in some locations. and we'll have light rain. in and out of the rain for the next couple of weeks. leading edge of the area of low pressure pushing in to the pacific northwest. could be in the northwestern section of the state of california. it's got to bust through the dry air mass and moisten up the area. it allows a weak disturbance to bring rain on thursday and a bigger storm for the weekend. this is our future cast and right there light rain by tuesday, early, early morning, and the far north bay.
and by the evening commute, it falls apart. and then there's the wednesday with sunshine by wednesday night. that's the second disturbance that will roll through for the morning commute leaving us with sunshine for friday and another storm for the weekend. 52 in tahoe. and you'll get dumped on with snow in the high sierra. sunset 6:03 and by tomorrow, these are the numbers. 77 in san jose. 78degrees in mountain view. and 79 in gilroy. very light rain well north. and saturday afternoon, if everything paps out. we'll have rain and wind all the way through sunday. 3inches of rain in the wettest spots, coastal areas, and northern mountains. >> el niño is coming back. >> i haven't seen roberta's
eyes light up like this in a couple weeks. >> we'll be wet every day next week and maybe the week after that. we have to keep our fingers crossed that everything stays in alignment. on february 29th. a special day but not so special on wall street. it's down over 100 points. highlights from the oscars. and the company that's apologizing and coughing up $10,000. and we want to know what's cool about your schools. and we might come out and feature your school on our morning show. we'll be right back. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
water cooler topic of the d. reporter teri okita gives us e moments from the >> >> from the dresses to the politics, we've been talking about the oscars, the big water cooler topic of the day. >> teri okita gives us the memorable moments from the stage and the after parties. >> reporter: the curse was broken for leonardo dicaprio. >> it all feels incredibly surreal. >> brie larson, room. >> she picked up a statue. >> i feel strong and excited to be holding this gold guy. >> when the curtains fell on the big show, the stars made their way to the governor's ball to toast.
>> it's overwhelming. >> is hollywood racist? you're damn right. >> many praised chris rock who pushed the envelope in addressing the oscars so white controversy. >> elton john raised awareness for hiv and aids. >> we've made a lot of progress in the last 30 years, but we haven't made enough progress yet. >> celebrities too get star struck. >> if i walked into leonardo dicaprio, i don't know what i'd do. >> gene simmons. >> behind you. >> i was just talking about you. >> i heard. >> you're one of my favs. >> can i touch you? >> i wish you would. celebrities showed off the awards into the early hours. and oscar is making its way to the bay area too.
pixar won for best animated feature for inside out. a girl moves to san francisco from the midwest. and the characters inside her head symbolize five emotions that lead her through life. total beauty's twitter account confused whoopi goldberg and oprah winfrey. france tv tweeted that singer chris brown was hosting the show. it took the french channel 30 minutes to realize the mistake. today is february 29th known as leap day. that means leap year babies don't get to see their actual birthday that often. one of the guys is paul -- of pennsylvania who was born february 29th, 1932.
so he can be considered 84 or as he likes to say, he's 21. >> it's just a number. tony is out shopping again. >> our fresh grocer has tips on asparagus. >> asparagus is great this time of year, this is the time for asparagus. and coming in a little bit on the thick side. make sure there's not a lot of white trunk. you have to discard that. the selection and storage is very important. make sure it's green from top to bottom. squeeze it. and when it's squeaky, that means fresh. check the tips and when you bring them home, store them in the refrigerator but not for too long. two to three days at the very most. i love asparagus like this. on the broiler, olive oil,
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breach really was. what you need to know to protect your coming up later today, taxpayer hacking. the irs reveals how big the data breach really was and what you need to know to protect your personal information. temperatures in the 70s. a good 15 degrees above average for leap day. >> leap day! >> let's leap out of here. >> thanks for joining us, have a good rest of the afternoon. >> see you tomorrow afternoon, folks. ,,
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