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the clippers, doc rivers is trying to get them to trap earlier. so valuable time didn't get wasted. the steal, the near turnover and the prigioni three makes it a one-possession game and steve kerr goes back to his starters. >> they have a foul to give. there's the foul on curry with 4.6 remaining. now golden state will inbound again. clippers do have a couple of timeouts remaining. golden state has one timeout left.
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they were talking about the next step for golden state. the clippers reserves, iguodala looking, looking. inside. the ball is knocked away. picked up by wilcox. wilcox puts it up, won't go, and the game ends! how about that. a final shot could have tied it and force overtime. doc rivers could even smile about it. golden state survives the final couple of minutes. >> good job of active hands and denying the basketball. keep it away from curry, away from thompson. force a turnover. wilcox actually has a chance to send this game into overtime. had open shooters on the wing. >> he should have passed the ball, but what a great run by the clippers. >> just another golden state/l.a. clippers game. klay thompson led scores with
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>> thank you, mike. klay, what happened? it seemed like this game was over. what happened? >> we got careless with the ball and before you know it they scored 8 points in about 20 seconds. got to learn from it and learn it's a 48-minute game. they're never going to stop fighting. >> you got the win and before the game you told us you could not have another game like last night. so what was different tonight for most of the game? >> the intensity here was special. it's crazy, it's the regular season. it's always fun to play the clippers. electricity in this building got us up and ready for 48 minutes and our turnovers, too. we didn't have 13 turnovers in a quarter like we did last night. >> you did have 30-plus assists tonight. for the 28th time which is a franchise record for you guys, what does that say about your team and all the assists that you had night after night. >> that's just how we play. we modelled the offense after sharing the ball.
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moves on and the next guy gets an open shot. it's always going to come back to them. 30 assists is crazy. it's a testament to how unselfish we are. >> a win is a win, so congratulations. >> thank you. >> mike, back to you. >> lisa, the win makes them 49-5 on the season. much more nba action on espn coming up wednesday. at 8, wizards and bulls. then the sturs and kings. coverage begins at 7:30. wild finish as the warriors hold off the clippers 115-112. for jeff, mark, lisa, our producer and director and our wonderful abc crew, mike breen saying thanks so much for watching as the warriors defeat the clippers for the third time this season in three games. thanks for watching abc, home of
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>> wcvb newscenter 5 at 11 starts right now. >> tonight, i am suspending my campaign. >> the results are in. >> this is a special state! >> some may have doubted us, but
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>> the new messages tonight in the 2016 presidential race. >> tracking more spring-like weather before snow and rain return. >> a new moving boston to help the homeless. >> the mission to protect them from a deadly infection. >> only on 5, the crash on the
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new hampshire and south carolina have spoken. and i really respect their decision. so tonight, i am suspending my campaign. >> breaking news. jeb bush getting emotional tonight, announcing he is out of the race for president. the former florida governor coming in fourth in tonight's south carolina primary. >> but donald trump and hillary clinton, they were the big winners in the latest contest. the second straight for trump and the clinton campaign getting new energy from a victory tonight in nevada. good evening. >> news 5, julie mcdonald, live in the newsroom. >> well, half of south carolina voters said they felt betrayed by politicians in the republican party. the biggest story tonight, who is out for good. the presidential pool is shrinking and voters in two more states make their choice. jeb bush announced he is
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following a disappointing finish in south carolina. >> i congratulate my xet terse that are -- xet teres on their competitors on a race that has been hard fought. just as the contest for the presidency should be, because it is a tough job. reporter: donald trump celebrated a back-to-back win after new hampshire. marco rubio narrowly clinched second place over ted cruz. make america great again. and it's going to be greater than ever before. we have. greater than ever before. let's put this thing away! reporter: hillary clinton took the gold. she thanked nevada voters, saying the fight for a better future goes on. >> every one of us has a role to play in building the future we want. washington is never going to have all the answers. but for every problem we face, somewhere, someone in america is solving it. reporter: bernie sanders applauded clinton's aggressive and effective campaign there,
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test is still to come. >> i believe that when democrats assemble in philadelphia, in july, at that convention, we are going to see the results of one of the great political upsets in the history of the united states. [cheering] reporter: and now the parties flip states. the republican caucuses in nevada are tuesday. and south primary happens february 27. then a dozen states, including vote on super tuesday. that's march 1. live in the newsroom, i'm julie mcdonald, news 5. right now, a new move from health officials to protect the city's homeless. nicole estaphan live with the health concerns and what the city is doing about it. reporter: the infection is not common. but it can be deadly. one of several shelters, now administering a vaccination to help prevent the spread. a rare infection has
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homeless man dead. and it has infected two others in the span of a month. now the city is trying to reach out and vaccinate as many homeless homeless men and women as possible. channel 5 received this statement from the boston health commission. quote, the general public is not at risk. this illness requires very close contact, within three to six feet, of an ill individual for at least several hours, to spread. something the homeless population sees a lot of during the cold winter months. the c.d.c. has supplied the city with thousands of doses of the vaccine at no cost. several hundred homeless individuals have already been vaccinated this week. well, as of right now, health officials do not believe the three cases are connected. they're also vaccinating shelter workers as well. hospitals now put on alert to look for symptoms of the infection. we're live in boston, nicole estaphan, wcvb newscenter 5. >> a beautiful
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tonight, after a gorgeous saturday. boston hitting 60 degrees this afternoon. and mike, it's still warm! >> it must be the moon warming us up. if these were daytime highs, we'd be thrilled. but today, we managed to get readings not only in the 60's but low 60's in a few spots. check it out. boston hit 60. springfield, hartford, both coming in at 61. the only spot that it was cool was down toward the cape, surrounded by cool ocean waters. look at that, pittsburgh still holding on to 56 degrees! at 11:00 at night, in the middle of february. you don't have that happen often. 40's down to the south. we had a few sprinkles earlier this evening. they have pushed offshore. we're all done with that. what's that leave us with? mild temperatures overnight tonight. tomorrow, we're going to warm up. not quite as dramatically as we did today. we'll still manage to get up to around 50. tomorrow night we are watching a
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i'll have more on the details, timeline as well as a midweek storm, all of that coming up in a few moments. >> the clock is ticking. can i please speak with a q1? >> tears and many questions as a call from help from the el faro was played publicly, the call made on the day the ship sank, in hurricane joaquin. some relatives of the victims cried as the emotional call was played. the captain of the el faro tried to reach the contain's call center and seemed frustrated with the response. >> the clock is ticking. can i please speak with a qi? >> he is looking for a qualified individual to understand what his ship was experiencing. >> i have a marine emergency. i would like to speak to a qi. we had a hull breached. >> part of his call played saturday in jacksonville, during a coast guard hearing into the sinking last october. all 33 aboard, including three people with ties to massachusetts, died when the
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>> we have water down in three holes with a heavy lift. unit. going. can i speak with a qi, please? >> i obviously heard frustration on his part when he was saying the clock is ticking. >> company executives say it was after the call they realized hurricane joaquin was bearing down on the el faro. >> this really -- just really recalling what could have been a time, and really having a feeling for what our loved ones could have been experiencing. >> the coast guard will determine if misconduct or negligence contributed to the accident. then federal prosecutors will decide if criminal charges should be fired. >> right now fire investigators say smoke detectors were not working when a fire broke out in natic. the woman who lived there died. challenges for firefighters who tried to save the victim. reporter: firefighters rushed to
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in natic around 7:30 this morning. a smoke blaze, first spotted by a fire lieutenant. >> we came outside and we seen smoke coming out the roof. >> it was a lot of smoke. we didn't see flames but there was a lot of smoke. but the fire department reacted quickly. reporter: while battling flames, firefighters searched the home and found a woman unconscious in a second-floor bedroom. one of the challenges firefighters face in trying to reach the victim was a giant hole in the bedroom floor. that hole. second floor window. reporter: crews carried the woman out a window with a ladder. the hospil. 73-year-old carol mccarthy lived alone. >> it's horrible. you know, whether it's elderly, young. you know, it's somebody's relative. reporter: investigators are working on a cause. the fire marshal's office says there's evidence smoke alarms were not working.
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is the 12th fatal fire in massachusetts this year. the common thread they are seeing is a lack of working smoke alarms. >> now, the fire i want to tell you about, massive flames erupting this morning from a mill in fall river. the fire, so intense the building collapsed. the sagamore mill, it was vacant. no one was hurt. firefighters are now investigating whether this fire is suspicious. >> next on newscenter 5 -- >> boston newlyweds involved in a crash moments before they walked down the aisle. first responders helping them get to the church on time. >> tracking a midweek threat for wintry weather. i'll show you when the snow could
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>> and only on 5 tonight, hundreds of family and friends attending a memorial today for a young child who died earlier this week. 12-year-old c.j. thompson was remembered for his million dollar smile. in january, he fell through an icy pond. close to 200 people filed into the brockton community center to share their memories. his mother says she was stunned by today's turnout. >> it's a little overwhelming. i didn't know that c.j. had so many friends. i knew that he was special to us, but i didn't know he was special to the community. >> organizers wanted to give c.j.'s classmates and neighbors a chance to talk about their feelings and the things they missed about their friend. >> the flames were coming inside under the firewall. you know, right under the dash. they were just shooting out, shooting at her legs. >> only on 5, a groom talking about the crash, moments before he and his new bride were set to walk down the aisle. it all played out this afternoon
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>> here's nicole estaphan with this incredible story this couple will certainly not soon forget. >> i give you this ring -- reporter: by the time most couples say i do, they have faced and of come some of life's hurdles. >> the flames were coming inside of the car, from under the firewall. >> i didn't think we would make it. it was a very scary situation. reporter: after nearly 30 years together, daryl and annie thought they had seen it all. until saturday, when they were just a few blocks from the altar. >> all of a sudden, the car caught on fire. when the car caught on fire, the brakes went. the flames started coming inside of the car. reporter: bride and groom-to-be were in shock. >> everybody was saying, just get out the car! because the flames were just going all over the place. reporter: jumping to safety just in time. >> when he told me to jump, i think i jumped so high, i -- ha ha! reporter: but the symbol of their union, still inside this
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>> then she reminded me, where are the rings? reporter: firefighters were able to safe the rings. and police saved the wedding. >> he said, wait a minute. would you like a police escort? we got here faster than if we >> ha ha! first you got it! a new car. in roxbury, news 5. >> with buying the new car, the first big purchase, it could be the first big argument too of the married company. i want this car, no, i want this car. >> oh, no! they were laughing and lucky, just as we are. >> just make sure there's air conditioning and heating. look at last weekend. you remember last sunday in boston? it was 9 below zero. today it was 60. last sunday in wooster, it was 16 below zero. boston, we had that high of 60. but look across the country. you see a few spots showing up. we weren't that much colder than
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l.a., where it was 66. mild, mild weather here. we get one more day, sort of. not quite as brilliant as today but a little bit cooler. remember, we're only supposed to be about 40 degrees. today we are 20 degrees above where we're supposed to be. tomorrow, we'll probably only be about 10, 12 degrees. 49 degrees, all courtesy of that southwesterly wind. it's been pushing that warm air all day today. the sun came out and what a spectacular day we had. still into the upper 40's. a few places holding on to the 50's at this hour. tomorrow, partly cloudy, very mild. 34 to 40 tonight. tomorrow, we start with sunshine. we get a few afternoon clouds. and late tomorrow night, it looks like we could see a little bit of light mix. i think primarily this is going to be down toward the cape. but the threat will be out there. highs tomorrow, about 48 to 56. so let me break it down, what's going to happen. 4:00 tomorrow afternoon, you see the temperatures, upper 40's,
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a lot more cloud cover. 8:00, 9:00 at night, you start to see showers developing. but notice where most of the action is, along the south coastal areas, closer to the cape. the temperatures at this point are just too warm to support anything but rain showers. there may be a mix before it finally winds down. colder air coming at about 3:00 in the morning. but by this time, most of the morning is out of -- most of the moisture is out of here. so let me break it down for you and show you what's going to happen. tomorrow, enjoy it. 52. we've got that little bit of mix or mostly rain as we head towards sunday night into monday. monday's tuesday, tuesday's high, only into the thursday. wednesday, this system by the way, is lowing down a lot. i don't think anything is going to happen until wednesday night. first part comes in with a little bit of wintry mix. but i think it's going to be quickly changing over to rain as you look at the coast and perhaps just along the coastal
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inland we could see a little bit of ice going on. this fades away late wednesday night. this one, when it comes in, it is dragging some incredibly warm, moist air with it. that's why the high temperatures, as you look at thursday, are going to be well into the 50's. but you're not going to enjoy it much, because it is going to be a wind-driven rain out there. we could see over an inch of rain after the whole thing. cooler air starts coming in, the end of next week. into the weekend, we'll see highs back where they're supposed to be this time of year. watch out for the ponding on the roads on thursday. in terms of mix, it may happen a little bit wednesday night before it changes over to rain. out in the berkshires, might be a little bit of ice hanging on. tomorrow is looking like a beautiful day, with temperatures in the 50's. >> thousands attending funeral services for the late justice antonin scalia.
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>> supreme court justice antonin scalia, remembered today as a man who loved god, country and family. the mass capped two days of morning. scalia's son, paul, led the service, for the conservative father of nine, who died unexpectedly last weekend. among those in attendance, vice president joe biden and all eight sitting justices of the supreme court. >> literary legend harper lee laid to rest in alabama. she was the author of "to kill a mockingbird." the service was attended by a few dozen family members. >> all right. it's all about -- >> the bruins tonight. >> are they getting stronger? >> yes, i think they are. they played a very good, balanced game in dallas, at the end of a road trip. we're going to show
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>> now, sportscenter 5 with bob halloran. >> final game of a six-game road trip against the third-best team in the nhl. a win in dallas would tell you something about the bruins' legs and their heart. claude julien said this would be a huge win, and it was. gotta tell you, i didn't like this call. not saying the refs got it wrong. just i didn't like it. rask makes the save. the refs said the puck was going in before the post, so it's a goal. that made it 3-1, dallas. second goal of the night for marchand. a 30-goal scorer.
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it's kevin miller. his fourth of the year. and the game was tied 3-3. here's another goal that got reviewed. also in the second period. erikson kicks the puck in the crease. but then he swats it through the pads. that's also correctly called a goal. erikson's 21st. david makes it 5-3. bruins hold on to win, 7-3. they finished the road trip, 4-2. a bigot little bit of pittsburgh. kris letang, he takes the stick away from him own. he gets the stick. for unsportsmanlike conduct. a little bit of hockey history. jaromir jagr tying brett hull for third place on the all-time goals list with number 741. it did not take him long to get number 742. old. his mullet, only 36 years old.
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to luke skywalker, david price is to eduardo rodriguez. may the force be with both of them. price and e-rod going through virtually every spring training drill together. meanwhile, the guys who closes out their games is getting comfortable. >> the opportunity, like i said, to get to know my teammates. >> all right. kimbrel is coming off one of his worst years in the bigs. his 2.58 e.r.a. was a career high and nearly a run more than his career average. his 39 saves were a career low, since he became a closer in 2011. but he was still among the leaders in saves and strikeouts per nine innings. during barry bonds's career, he hit more home runs than any man, alive and dead. he said even god knows he belongs in the hall of fame. unfortunately for bond, sports reporters are not god, and they're the ones who vote.
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league baseball,here's not one player or coach that would -- that ever said i'm not one. until you guys decide to make that final decision, then that final decision will be made on your terms. but in my heart and soul, and god knows, i'm a hall of famer. >> good luck to you. third round of the northern trust open, dustin johnson sends this one high up into the trees and knocks that one stiff. he's a shot back at 11 under. rory mcilroy played himself into contention. he finished his day with a putt, just long enough for par. he's two back. and your leader, bubba watson. missed the green. left on 18. but he shows his softer side. bubba watson leading at 12 under par. the bruins with a big win tonight. their back home to play at the garden, finally, for the first time in about two weeks on monday. that's sports. >> thank you, bob. all right. final look at the weather. >> 52 tomorrow.

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