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democratic winner for the caucus democratic winner for the caucuses. as ted cruz declares a gop victory. the candidates are arriving in new hampshire right now. we have team coverage this morning, one week out from the primary. this morning, police are still working to find out what happened to a little boy inside a house in roxbury that left him with serious injuries. the extra police on the scene right now. complete new england news coverage right now, this is fox25 morning news julie good tuesday morning, it is now 4:30, i am julie grauert. >> daniel: i am daniel miller. thank you for joining us this tuesday morning. hillary clinton declaring victory in iowa, but it is so close, we have nothing official yet. we will bring that to you as soon as it is official, but first, let's get a check of our forecast this tuesday morning from the forecast tracking center with shiri spear. shiri, yesterday was fantastic! >> shiri: yesterday was fantastic. yesterday was a rare treat.
within 1 degree of the record. this morning we are starting off cooler, 18 degrees cooler in norwood now than it was yesterday at this time. the 20s and 30s as we go out the door. worcester at 31. leominster at 35. hollis, new hampshire at 27. right now boston itself checking in at a balmy 40 degrees and look at the suburbs in the 20s and 30s. natick at 28 degrees. reading at 28. we have walpole at 32. currently freezing there. 30 in hanover. sandwich at 38. nantucket, 40. so we have got anywhere from the 20s to the lower 40s on tap now. about 45 degrees at noontime today. all day sunshine. going be too really good-looking day. that 47 degrees at 3 p.m., still 10 degrees above average. i have got warmer temperatures coming your way for the day tomorrow and also break down that rain threat and we will get some of the worst of the downpours coming up in less than ten minutes. get you back over to julie
as usual, a good time to hit the roads. >> julie: things are nice and light as you head on the pike throughout weston tolls into the allston-brighton area. zakim bridge is clear and the leverett connector. your life drive times. 24 minutes from the pike to mass avenue. 8 minutes on the expressway from the braintree split to the pike. 23 minutes from route 1 in peabody to the weston tolls. 4:32. democratic hillary clinton and bernie sanders are head nothing new hampshire in a virtual dead heat. right now only 1% are waiting to report results. and what the state of iowa says is the closest democratic caucus in history. >> julie: clinton's campaign sending a news release just before we went on air claiming victory, while on the republican side ted cruz is the big winner. look at the races, clinton and sanders separated by just a fraction. clinton with 49.9. sanders with 49.5. martin o'malley is out of the race.
heads into new hampshire the winner iowa. 27.7% for cruz. 24.3% for trump. marco rubio ha 23.1% of the vote. reporter cavern kaffa has the late details from iowa. >> reporter: after months of listening to the candidates, the voters finally got their say on monday night. the first contest of the 2016 presidential campaign, the iowa caucuses, and they turned out in record numbers. there were reports of long lines to get into caucus sites and overflow crowds at many of those sites. >> tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives across iowa. >> reporter: on the republican side, ted cruz had branded himself as a true conservative in his battle with donald trump, and his politics and you heavy courting of the evangelical got the win. trump the most humble thanked iowa supporters for the second iowa supporters for the
not go to iowa. could you never finish even in the top ten. and i said, but i have friends in iowa, and i know a lot of people in iowa. i think they will really like me i think they will really like me. >> reporter: on the democratic side, a virtual tie. hillary clinton did not suffer a loss like eight years ago, but the results marked a stunning turn from the solid lead she held in the poll here's late last year. clinton acknowledge clinton acknowledging a real challenge from sanders and sanders applauding how far his campaign has come. >> it is rare that we have the opportunity we do now to have a real contest of ideas. , to really think hard about what the democratic party stands for. >> when i think about perhaps tonight i think the people of iowa have sent a profound
>> reporter: it n des moines, iowa, i am kachb caifa. ending their bids because of eye spy. >> it is because of illness. the voters are sick of me and i need to acknowledge it. >> daniel: former arkansas governor mike huckabee making light of his troubles. he been no 2008 but earned less than 2% support this year. democratic martin o'malley is also ending his presidential campaign. the former governor of maryland was chosen by less than 1% of iowa caucusgoers. the only other democrat in the race beside front runner hillary clinton and bernie sanders. voters on new hampshire are now on the clock. the nation's first primary is one week away. the two remaining democrats and six republican candidates have campaign stops in the granite state. we will be reporting live for you all morning. plus fox25 is the place to turn all week leading up to the new hampshire primary. we will have live reports and will be anchoring our coverage
manchester and will be bringing you primary specials every night featuring fox political reporter sharman sacchetti win depth reports on the candidates and expert analysis. on primary night we will one for our news at 5 p.m. straight through 11:30 bringing you live results, live results from candidates' headquarters and speeches as they happen. we will stream them on myfoxboston.com and the fox25 news app. as soon as we have a winner called for the democrats in iowa, we will bring it to you. 4:36 this morning. emergency workers save a driver who crashed into a pole on the south shore. this was the scene on cherry street in plymouth around 1:00. when the crews arrived police were on the scene taking picture were on the scene taking pictures and gathering evidence. we have reached out to plymouth police to find out the condition of the driver and what led up to the crash. we will update you as soon as we get that information. a mistake behind the wheel is being eyed at the reason for a car going -- crashing through local post office. a witness told fox25 the
through the metal frame door and windows. fortunately no one inside was hurt. in fact one woman working inside yesterday afternoon. police are investigating, but they say they believe operator error caused the crash. this morning a child remains in the hospital with serious injuries. the 3-year-old was taken from a home in roxbury. fox25 jessica reyes is at the house right now. jess, police remain on the scene more than two days later. >> reporter: they do, julie, police have been in and out of this home ever since they were first called here late sunday night. there is a cruiser out here this morning. police still working to piece together exactly what happened. we know that little boy is still in the hospital right now struggling to survive. and this morning, sources tell us a relative may be the one responsible for this. police were first called to the home on alpine street late sunday night when they found that 3-year-old boy with life-threatening injuries. police haven't said how he was
charged, but they do tell us that he has severe head trauma among other serious injuries. neighbors watched for hours as police carried bags of evidence out of the house. one woman we spoke to just sickened when she heard what happened. >> breaks my heart, you know, to think that someone inflicted things on him. it really breaks my heart. >> reporter: little boy's 5 >> reporter: little boy's 5-month-old sister was also taken from the house. and she is now dcf custody. we know the little boy, he is at boston medical center in critical condition this morning, and already this morning, we have reached out to boston police for an update on where their investigation stands. right now. as soon as we hear back, we will let now. he live in roxbury, jessica reyes, fox25 news. a concord woman is rushed to the hospital after being found unresponsive at a pool. this happened around 4:30 yesterday afternoon at the beach swim and fitness center in concord. rescue crews performed cp rto revive the 47-year-old.
right now we don't know her condition. concord police are investigating concord police are investigating. students head back to class following more violent threats to several local school districts. barnstable high school cancelled extracurricular activity as police got a threat as the last bell rang yesterday. police have not released details of the threat but that it was submitted electronically. mashpee middle and high school were evacuated because of a bomb threat. skyfox over the schools. the students were evacuation waited and all backpacks were searched before everyone was sent home for the day. a robocall sending students out of their classrooms at lexington college as well. they did a sweep of the school and found in threat as students returned to classes. a phoned in threat to billerica memorial high school launched a police response. they determined it was a low level threat and classes resumd after a sweep of the building. police stayed at the school the rest of the day. a local fire fighter has been suspended for facebook post about drug addicts. the town of weymouth has suspend
suspended fire fighter mark carron for 90 days without pay. on facebook he called drug addicts "losers." he mrimd that patients should be left to die instead of receiving the overdose reversing drug narcan. weymouth's fire chief said the fire fighter was frustrated but not an excuse. >> better way to deal with your frustrations except putting on -- posting on social media. i say write a letter to the chief. >> daniel: some protesters have called for carron to be fired but the chief said no further disciplinary action. time people accused of abusing students with special needs have been ordered to stay away from the massachusetts school. the suspects were all employees at the eagleton school in great barrington this barrington barrington. they pled not guilty in court. treats young boys and men with learning disabilities and behavior rale problems. neighbors at the school surprised by the charges. >> they had a good reputation. i never heard anything bad come
so to hear knew there may be some allegations of something going on is -- is surprising. >> daniel: four of the employee >> daniel: four of the employees are charged with assault and battery on a disabled person. the fifth was charged with obstruction of justice and witness intimidation. we track traffic and weather together every ten minutes. here is a look at those live drive times south of boston. 10 minutes right now on route 3 as you read in 228 to rockland to the braintree split. shiri. >> we have heavy rain moving in tomorrow. some of the heaviest showers impacting southern new hampshire impacting southern new hampshire, massachusetts where we could be facing over an inch of rain. take you hour by hour through that wet and windy forecast next that wet and windy forecast next. presidential hopefuls are arriving in new hampshire this morning, and fox25 is there. why some candidates are skipping the granite state all together. ben carson says he needs to make a wardrobe change before he hits the trail. a boston marathon survivor returns to the course.
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4:44. the zika virus sparking local moms-to-be to change their travel plans. the i will seasons spreading through the caribbean, south america. the countries added to the list is the dominican republic. spoke with a pregnant woman who was planning to go to the island for her bear-moon. the outbreak has caused another change her plans but haven't
>> your paperwork, get your doctor's note, do your research and hopefully they should be responding to you. >> daniel: the cdc has a map of all the countries where zika spreading right now. you can find that on our web site at myfoxboston.com. it is located under the health tab. one of the great events on the calendar and the bean pot is one of the best. all four teams playing great coming into the tournament. fantastic you college hockey at the garden. boston college and harvard in a battle of top ten teams. eagles on the power play and colin white getting the goal. that is your game winner. beats harvard 3-2. boston university and northeastern. bu up 1-0 when mcelroy fires in the up wrister from the top slot the up wrister from the top slot. bu and bc in a battle of com ave for the 64th annual champion for the 64th annual championship.
after the all-star break for the black and gold. the bs are hosting division rival toronto this evening. a bumpy start of super bowl week for members of the denver broncos. two of the team's buses were involved in a minor crash. that window smashed. it happened on the bus leaving practice. no one on board was hurt and there are reports that a california highway patrol minor injuries. players tweeted about the sayings as they waited on the side of the road. a survivor of the boston marathon bombings are training to 31 year's race and she is doing it for a good cause. adrienne has let-davis was near the finish feline 2013 and lost a leg in the explosions. she is running to raise money for the limbs for thrive provides prosthetics to amputees who can't afford them. >> this will give them a chance to dream big and run and dance and do whatever it is that they want to do, because you feel so hopeless when you don't have a leg. >> haslett-davis hopes it finish
to learn more about limbs for life or to make a donation, head over to our web site at myfoxboston.com. she hopes to raised 10,000. we wish her well. >> julie: i bet she will. good morning, everyone, take good morning, everyone, taking a look at our maps. bright green which means traffic flowing along at the speed limit flowing along at the speed limit. expressway moving along fine. 128 northbound and southbound. canton, dedham and needham look good. 93 south and route 1 wide anticipate. as you can see traffic as you can see traffic nice and easy over the zakim bridge and leverett connector. live drive times. 13 minutes from route 128 to the tobin. 23 minutes on 93 south from 495 to the leverett connector. 23 minutes on 128 southbound from route 1 in peabody to the weston tolls. meteorologist shiri spear joining us now, and shir, the issue for the commute, a little solar glare. >> shiri: flight town and the next weather maker from the center of the country and as that moves toward us, will bring in the mild air, the rainy conditions that so far today so good. we will see mostly clear skies continue just like we have in
40 degrees is your temperature in boston with clear skies. winds are also going to be a lot weaker than yesterday. we have got calm winds in place, but that does allow for a somewhat chilly start to the day somewhat chilly start to the day. even though boston is out 40 degrees. i have got a lot of the burbs in the 20s this morning, in the 30s this morning, even boston at risk of losing a couple more degrees and 38 degrees for 6 and 8 a.m. by 10 a.m. 42. the middle 40s back this afternoon. a lot of sunshine and really not until late in the day that we start pulling in high, thin clouds things are going to be warmest over southeastern mass. that's why we have 50s in bridgewater, carver, town to mattapoisett, new bedford. brockton, 39, braintree, 49. likely climb into the mid to f not the upper 40s, spots like boston, malden at 46 degrees. 48 in cambridge. 48 in brookline today. and it keeps getting a little bit cooler as we head off to the
so about 47 degrees, billerica to lawrence to danvers this afternoon. 47 in nashua, new hampshire. worcester climbs up to 45 degrees. 44 in keene. sports mouth, new hampshire, 44 degrees. it your 50 in new bedford and 45 in hyannis. the best part of the forecast the fact we have all sunshine. temperatures tonight will fall back into the 30s. and the spots take see this being a problem as rain initially moves in, out toward keene, orange and brattleboro, vermont. those locations will be pretty chilly when we get the first of the precipitation early tomorrow morning which means we are going to have to watch out for a little touch of freezing rain and even a little bit of sleet mixing in during the morning commute. check up that warm-up tomorrow back into the 50s we go. a transition to all just plain rain. happens pretty quickly in the morning as well. futurecast starting at 7:00 tomorrow morning. i know you are seeing hints of snow southern vermont and into central and northern new england central and northern new
i expect the snow to be focused. early tomorrow morning between 7 and 10 a little freezing drizzle and a little sleet southwestern new hampshire, southern vermont. otherwise by 10 a.m., temperatures above freezing. lowell back to worcester and the north and west. it closes in on the boston area by late morning here, and the afternoon is just filled with showers. you are going to see a lot of pockets of heavy rain in southern new hampshire, western massachusetts. that is where we get some of the highest rain totals. boston not getting spared. nobody getting spared because the rain just continues really throughout the day with some of the heaviest rain for southeastern massachusetts for the evening hours. really not ending until early on thursday. the seven-day forecast with the weekend in view. 47 with sunshine. wind-whipped rain for the day tomorrow at 54 degrees. 50 on thursday with a lingering shower along the coastline. by friday, 39 by friday, 39. it will be bright. on and off clouds followed by a mix of rain and snow on monday.
that wind threat on wednesday. back to you, guys. >> julie: shiri, talk to you soon. after spending a lifetime upholding the law, the police officer finds himself fighting it. still ahead on the fox25, the uproar when a retiring police officer is told he has to leave his service dog behind. plus, flames shooting into the air as fire fighters wage
coming up next, out contents this morning we still do not know what caused this massive fire at a commercial building in l. a. l. a., but fire investigators say propane cylinders stored in the building helped fuel it. the fire sent thick smoke into the air north of the city. 140 fire fighters on the scene were able to get those flames under control without any injuries. and an e. coli outbreak link and an e. coli outbreak linked to a popular burrito chain appears to be over. the last several months, dozens of chipotle customers in several states reported getting sick there. the cause is still unknown, but this morning the cdc says the outbreak has been contained. the company still plans to close all stores for a few hours next nondiscuss with employees new food safety protocol. the a woman who sued the state of new hampshire for access access to medical marijuana has died. she suffered with stage 4 cancer in her brain, limp nodes. she argued that she needed the drug in maine where it was being sold.
in december. her family received hundreds of letters thanking her for fighting her cause. a young cancer patients ohio a young cancer patients a young cancer patients whose final wish to be famous is getting a cool gift from his home safe. the rhode island dmv has given him his own commemorative license plate that reads d license plate that reads d-strong. the westerly native has terminal cancer. he and his family have gotten support from across the globe. republican front runner donald trump is feeling the heat from a big-name singer. adele is calling trump out for using her song at a rally in iowa. a spokesperson for adele told cnn the singer has not given permission for her music to be named for any campaign. aerosmith steven tyler asked for them not to use his music on the campaign trail. good news for an officer in ohio almost had to part with his k-9.
the dog ajax because the dawes dog was too young to qualify. >> the penalty for me if i could have conducted that sale, my interpretation of the law would have been a fifth-degree felony theft in option, and i would be wearing an orange jumpsuit right now julie a solution was found in the end. officer hickey can keep ajax if he becomes an auxiliary officer. >> the investigation is ongoing at a department where a child was rushed to the hospital. this morning, new details. the family member who may have caused the injuries. and why there is extra security at the house this morning. plus, presidential hopefuls overnight. hillary clinton's campaign is declaring a victory at the iowa caucuses and ted cruz arrives with a win for the gop. next, we are here in new (group chatter) dude, dude, dude. this is bad. i think we're stuck. we're going to have to talk
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now at 5:00, the race for president gets interesting. in iowa. this hour, it is still not official. ted cruz is the winner for the gop. and now it is continue to new hampshire. candidates arriving overnight for the first-in-the-nation primary. fox25 with team coverage on the way. and new this morning, a college student puts his dorm room up on air b&b. the trouble it has gotten time in and the hundreds of people supporting him online this morning. complete new england news coverage starts right now. this is the fox25 morning news. >> gene: good morning, everybody. 5:00 on this tuesday morning. february 2. appreciate you waking up with us this morning. i am gene lavanchy. >> sara: and i am sara underwood. presidential hopefuls are descending on descending on new hampshire right now as the democratic race in iowa remains dead heat. we are awaiting for official word, and meteorologist shiri spear joins us from the fox25 storm tracker weather center