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out a win over burn nissan did he say. also ahead comedian bill cosby is preparing for yet another day in court. and fighting underage drinking. good morning thanks for watching. so glad that you're with us. we've got your morning news and a look at traffic in just a moment. first let's check in with the weather. we had a great day yesterday. >> we're going to cool off today and more clouds than anything else. here's our satellite radar composite. cloudsed have moved in and they're going to hang around for the majority of the day. now, let's talk temperatures. extremely mild with all the cloud cover around so 52 in raleigh, down around
real shock with today is that temperatures aren't going to move a whole lot so we'll drop to 50 by 8:00 this morning. 53 at lunchtime, a high of only 54. yesterday we hit the 70s for day number 2 in a row. won't be the same. so today as we head into 6:00 cloudy and cool right around 52 degrees. i'll get to more on how long the temperatures will last coming up. but let's check in with traffic on this tuesday morning. if you're getting ready to head out the door this is i-400 and western boulevard. let's check in with your live drive conditions and you can see all in green around raleigh this morning around the belt line we're looking at i-440 moving close to the posted speed limits. more on traffic and weather in about ten minutes. some breaking news from the
in just moments ago. hillary clinton edging out bernie sanders by five delegates in what the convention is calling a historically close caucus. with the tough fight the people of iowa had a message. >> we came to this beautiful state, we had no political organization, we had no money, we had no name recognition, and we were taking on the most powerful political organization in the united states of america. >> senator sanders was set to fly to new hampshire yesterday but due to the close race he will fly there today. when clinton spokes to her supporters she reiterated her vision for america. >> i will keep doing what i have done my entire life, i will keep standing up for you, i will keep
work to achieve the america that i believe in. >> on the other side of the aisle ted cruz won from the republican side. he is heavy -- his heavy campaigning really paid off with more than 51,000 votes. that's the most ever in a gop caucus. >> iowa has sent notice that the next president of the united states will not be chosen by the media. will not be chosen by the washington establishment , will
but will be chosen by the most incredible powerful force where all sovereignty resides in our nation by we, the people, the american people. >> senator cruz appealed to the voters in the upcoming states to support him as a conservative who will deliver in office. well, even though senator ted cruz consistently trailed donald trump in the iowa apology as the campaigning came to a close the developer lost by three points but many experts say it was still a good showing for trump. >> we finished second, and i want to tell you something i'm just honored. i'm really honored. and i want to congratulate ted. >> well senator marco rubio may have been the biggest winner of the night. he finished just a point behind trump. this gives
new hampshire and he says that the results show that his campaign is in fact, real. >> this is the moment they said would never happen. >> well, the large field of contest tans were apparently factors in the turnout. more than 180,000 voters showed up. today president obama and house speaker paul ryan set to meet one on one for the first time since he became house speaker last october. the men expected to discuss the president's 2017 budget request. other news opening statements expected to begin in the murder trial of a raleigh mother. a woman was found dead in her north hills apartment in may of 2013.
month for both sides to agree on 12 jurors. in just a few hours they will hear opening arguments. nearly 3 years after she was found murdered in her north hills apartment the man accused of killing jones willing before a jury. police say the 23-year old murdered the mom of two in her own bed. police say jones had recently moved to raleigh with her daughter from tennessee. on the morning of may 14th, 2013, the then 8-year old girl left the apartment, approached a a construction crew. they followed her back and found jones's body laying in bed covered in blood. >> it was really surprising. i mean, you don't hear about crime so close to home. >> police say smith had help from two people, while one pleaded guilty to first degree murder in 2015 and may testify again smith.
charged in the case. prosecutors say she served as get away driver. she has not been offered a plea deal and is also expected to testify. the trial begins this morning at 9:30. wcnc will be there and we'll bring you updates on wncn.com. coming up next on the news bill cosby is set to appear in court today accused of sexual assault. still to come why can his attorneys will ask for his case to be drop. >> plus part of downtown raleigh could soon get a face lift. we'll take a look at the plans. and temperatures still pretty mild for this time of year 54 right now in
but it's not going to get a lot i hope you're having a great tuesday. i heard you say with all that cloud cover the temperatures going to maintain their stability. >> yeah they're are not going to climb a lot. we're in the 50s right now and expect a high of 54. 72 yesterday. at least -- i wish we could replay that for sure. this is a live picture out at the airport 52 degrees as we start off our tuesday morning. it doesn't look like much but yeah we're starting off with a little bit more cloud cover this morning. some of you saw those rain showers move through yesterday evening so it's been quiet over the past 24 hours and that trend will now, it's tomorrow that our next cold front is going to come through of noise.
today. 52 in durham and in raleigh. 52 in sanford. so we'll get to today's forecast cloudy skies for the most part 51 at 8 a.m. and you'll notice a fluctuation of a few degrees and then 54 our afternoon high. these temperatures pretty close to normal for this time of year. now, i mentioned tomorrow's cold front i'll highlight the chance for showers and storms coming up in your complete forecast. want a self guided tour of mars from your computer or smart phone. nasa ask facebook making that possible. they posted a 360-degree video of mars on its facebook page. they come from
is in court today here's our top stories breaking news from overnight hillary clinton is declaring victory in the iowa caucuses this morning. she captured 22 delegates to the party and sanders captured 21 but there's still one left to be decided. ted cruz run the republican caucuses meaning he'll collect 8 delegates. opening statements begin today in the trial of a man
of a raleigh woman. smith is charged with the murder. investigators said that the woman was killed as 3 suspects tried to burglarize her north raleigh apartment. today president obama and house speaker paul ryan set to meet one on one for the first time since he became house speaker are. the men expected to discuss the president's 2017 budget request. the abc commission will begin server training courses in hopes of preventing underage drinking there. a unc student is facing charges for driving under the influence crashing and killing three people including a little girl. the bars that served the 20-year old facing penalties obviously this month he's not here will lose its alcohol license for 21 days.
case against bill cosby charged with three counts of felony aggravate inn decent assault. more than 50 women have accused the star of sexual misconduct. his lawyers have denied all the allegations and vow to fight them all. >> reporter: bill cosby will be back in court later today, a little more than a month after he was arrested on sexual assault charges. his defense team is asking for the case to be dismissed because of a deal they say the former da made ten years ago not to prosecute in exchange for his deposition in a civil case brought by accuser konstand. >> they say that's game over, the current da says there's no evidence of that written agreement from the teeth. >> in the deposition cosby admitted to obtaining drugs to women he wanted to have sex with. >> i remember thinking that he probably did do something
and being able to prove it two different things. >> since then dozens of other women have come forward accusing him of drugging and assaulting them. she is expected to testify at the hearing about the alleged deal not to prosecute. >> it doesn't get any better than having the district attorney at the time say i made this deal and it should be honored. that's as powerful as it gets. >> now, a judge will decide whether he deserves immunity from criminal prosecution in the case. >> the doeses of accusers are who have come forward her accusations the only ones that have actually led to a criminal charge. day care center direct other florida facing a child abuse charge accused of hitting and dropping a child on a mat. it was caught on video. it shows reed striking the boy multiple times with a stuffed animal and
feet in the air before dropping him facedown on a mat. fortunately that child was not hurt. north carolina teen is facing multiple federal charges related to trying to provide support to the terror group isis. this man was arrested in june. a 7 count indictment shows that he hadded elaborate plans to kill hundreds of people. investigators believed he also murdered his 74-year odd neighborhood with a cell less than gun. the teen could spend more than 70 years in a federal prison. well later this month two people accused of running a meth lab pecked pains courtroom. deputies say the two face felony drug possession charges. they say the pair were operating two meth labs at a home on driftwood drive. powerful wind gusts sent a palm tree crashing through a roof in california at a
thing was caught on camera. the tree narrowly missed four people. well, here locally things not looking too bad. we've got some cloud cover but it could be worse. >> yeah, it could be certainly worse and we'll be tracking the chance for some stronger showers and storms tomorrow but in the meantime today well it's just cloudy pretty typical for this time of year so 51 at 8 a.m., 53 at noon, but yesterday we were in the 70s. so this drop in temperature is certainly going to catch a lot of us off guard. here's a live picture outside this morning. this is from our tower cam we're looking over the belt line. it's currently 52 here are in raleigh. so we're going to drop a few more degrees and then see the temperatures climb throughout the rest of the morning. 52 in durham, 54 in roxboro.
fayetteville, good morning, you're right around 54 degrees. so i'm showing you outside on our satellite radar you can see pretty cloudy skies around raleigh back to our west as well. even more cloud cover as we look towards central portions of kentucky. today we'll be socked in with hose clouds. right on through about 5:00 this evening partly to mostly cloudy skies. then overnight tonight the clouds stick around for us. i still think we'll be dry. now, it's tomorrow that i'm watching closely as a cold front comes through late in the day. it's going to bring us a good chance for rain starting around lunchtime. keep in mind i'm tracking the potential for heavy rain, gusty winds, can't rule out a few isolated storms, 6 p.m. looks like a pretty distinct line of showers and storms moving across the area. now, speaking of the threat for
marginal risk for severe weather. they would be short lived. so this is a threat we'll be watching tomorrow afternoon mainly. right now i'd like to encourage you to down load or weather app. for today though cloudy skies, no rain in our forecast, 54 in raleigh, 53 in durham and 59 in fayetteville. overnight tonight cloudy and mild, a low right around 50 degrees and here's a look at the coming days 69 tomorrow out ahead of that front. the front comes through still some lingering showers on thursday, 52 and then as all of this winds down we're looking at sunshine back on friday but much cooler temperatures. the upcoming weekend now looking dry with temperatures in the low 50s. it is 4:52 right now on this tuesday morning. let's get to our traffic conditions. this is u.s. 70 and 70 business, the
this tuesday morning. so if you're heading in this direction no cars and obviously no delays to report. let's go ahead and take a look at your live drive conditions, here's a look at speeds into durham on i-85 southbound, 1147 about 66 miles he per hour and highway 15 about 45 miles per hour this morning. another check close to 5 a.m.. all right here is our pet of the morning. the 3-month old mix lives in raleigh. it was a christmas gift. they rescued him.
feature welcome back. today the governor will head to nc central university in durham. he'll sign a proclomation. they'll discuss the state's economy and the internship program. a milestone in north carolina history and the civil rights moment. 56 years ago four students refused to leave a white's only lunch counter in
the greensboro four were honored with a march and ceremony as well. the site of the old store are is now the international civil rights center museum. downtown raleigh is set to get a modern make over. last night the city council held a meeting. and they have been working for years to determine the best way to improve the park with city council's approval officials will work with state officials on an easement to allow the addition of a building that will house restrooms and a cafe. >> it's a little tired and we've had some great consultants look at it and the plan that they've come up with really does activate that space, it really does pull people from the outside into that space, and utilizes it in a much better way >> the city is still working on construction documents and permitting for the project, but
start this summer and finish up in the summer of 2017. super bowl week kicked off last night with media day. panthers players talked about a broad range of topics and cam's pants that you saw the other day to facing off against one of the best qbs of all time. >> manning will always be an all-time great and for him to be on the other side of the field it's a pleasure, and hopefully i on sunday. >> with a guy like manning because he's a coach on the field he picks up on stuff so fast i got to be that much faster than him, you know. >> tonight the players get a chance to relax at a party in san francisco. in the next half hour we'll hear from more players including why he choose
>> well one family using some snow, check this out the family built a 12-foot snow man with manning's numbers painted on the front. it took the carter family more than six hours to create this snow man. good work. all right it is 4:57, how local health care providers work to go protect us from the spread of that zika virus that is so dangerous and scary. and here's a live look over the city, a little bit cooler we're back with when it's your time to shine. you want to feel good from head to toe.including your nails. introducing the amop\ electronic nail care system. the fast way to file. buff and shine. for effortless shiny wow nails! so you can step out with that amop\ confidence and shine on!