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. good morning, it is 4:30, monday, february 29. here's what we're following on "action news,." gunfire erupts outside a philadelphia restaurants injuring two teenagers. ment drive-by shooting comes as the mayor plans to address gun violence. we're on the eve of super tuesday, one of the biggest days on the american political calendar. there's the oscars and what chris rock sailed during his monologue. what he was supposed to do was singe, not burn.
i think he was a big winner. >> reporter: let's go over to david murphy with accuweather. >> reporter: tam, you and i are crowing a little bit. we'll get to that. we have clouds and sun, and a brief shower during the morning and the sun comes back and it will be breezy. mild, 47 degrees in philadelphia. 32 in allentown. you'll bounce back quickly. 43 down the pike in reading and trenton. 43 in millville and wildwood. on the bus stop, are 45 by 6:00. up to 50 by 8:00 a.m. 52 degrees by 9:00 a.m. somewhere in the mid to late morning hours we'll see a passing shower moving through. 1:00 p.m., 59 degrees, sunny. the rest of the afternoon looks great with the high at 3:00 p.m., 61 degrees. we have a cool down coming in
the seven-day forecast. karen rogers i'll detail that coming up in the seven day. >> reporter: we'll take the mild weather while we can. let's hit the roads at this early hour, we have construction i-95 southbound approaching business route 1, you want to watch for crews on the scene, the right lane being blocked currently. we expect it to be out of here soon, for now, you have you one lane blocked on i-95 southbound. vine street as we say expressway, westbound, eastbound, looking good, no overnight construction, we're dry in the area, the vine is looking good with all lanes open. on the schuylkill expressway, eastbound traffic as you head toward center city. construction crews you see the flashing lights on the right shoulder. we should expecting that to clear out. all lanes open and looking good as you head out on the schuylkill expressway, rather right volume. philadelphia police are looking for the gunman in a drive-by shooting as bullets left two boys hurt.
our katherine scott is live outside the 17th police district with more. good morning, katherine. >> reporter: good morning, tam, that's right, the mayor had already planned to be in the area this evening, to attend a meeting about reduce be gun violence. it happened last night, two teens were injured in a drive-by shooting. one was taken to the hospital in critical condition. the other one is stable. surveillance video shows the victims standing outside a chinese restaurant at 31st and tasker in grays ferry, likely waiting for their food. a white or silver car approaches the corner an scwun inside opens fire. a 15-year-old was hit in the abdomin and foot, a 17-year-old in the arm and leg. i was in the kitchen cooking, i heard some noise, pop pop pop. i didn't see nothing, so i want back in. the happened around 5:45, the moments the teens are struck one ducks into the restaurant and
one took off down the street. you see others running for safety. police are looking for the car. it's been a violent start to the year in grays ferry. in january a man was critically injured after being shot on south ring gold. two shootings victims were being transported when the vehicle crashed. a cab driver was shot blocks from the this weekend's shooting. the mayor had plan to be at vere recreation center to discuss a solution to the gun violence in the area. the investigation into the drive-by shooting is underway, police are trying to determine the motive. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." police are looking for the driver who struck a man in hockessin delaware and drove off. the man was walking on lancaster pike near ace memorial drive at 9:30. the man was declared dead at the
scene. we'll have a live report from delaware, with the latest on the hit-and-run investigation at 5:00 a.m. this is new, one person was killed an another injured outside a cherry hill motel. it happened on inn of the dove on cuthbert boulevard. it began with a fight at a party in one of the motel rooms and moved outside. the victims were shot inside the vehicle in the parking lot. 17-year-old died at the scene. a to-year-old willingboro man was treated at the hospital and released. a convenience store in berks county will be cleaning up the mess left behind by a van that barreled into it. the happened at the turkey hill in mount penn yesterday afternoon. the van smashed through the store front leaving behind of damaged products an shattered glass. no injuries were reported. tomorrow is super tuesday,
one of the most decisive events on the political calendars. donald trump took fire for an evasive answer about his reaction to gaining the support of the former leader kkk. marco rubio and ted cruz pounced on that trying to slam the brakes on the trump juggernaut. he cannot support the ku klux klan. hillary clinton took on a cordial tone saving her attacks for trump and the gop field. there's a few people celebrating oscars in california. spotlight beat the revenant. after five previous nominations. leonardo decaprio scored an
oscar for best actor for his performance in the revenant. brie larson won for room. movie fans in amber celebrated josh singer's oscar for best original screen play for spotlight. adam mckay won best adapted screen play for the big short. we'll have a live report from hollywood wood and chris rock brought the diversity issue front and center. >> an elderly woman declined cancer treatment and instead opted for a trip of lifetime. see the body cam video of the arrest of a shoplifting suspect. >> reporter: the rain will probably hold off until the kids
look here, the crew across center city, a nice, mild morning out there, i stepped out and a family of deer were having their breakfast. what were they having? the neighbor's shrubs. >> reporter: good oscars picks. we picked them all. >> reporter: storm tracker 6 live double scan, what have we got, no precipitation out there just yet. we'll keep our eyes on the western suburbs later this morning, we're looking for a shower arriving. there's the commodor barry bridge in chester and everything looking tranquil as the winds
this morning are light. let's get the current numbers, temperatures are not bad this morning. 47 degrees, beautiful day yesterday, i was out at valley forge national park with my wife and son, we had a nice time in the weather, i hope you did, too. you don't have to go overboard on the gear this morning. 32 in allentown. that's an anomaly, 42 in lancas, 43 in trenton. 43 in millville and 43 on the him or thermometer in wildwood, new jersey. future tracker 6, 9:00 a.m., not much going on. 10:00 a.m., showers would have swept through the northern suburbs, close to philadelphia around 10. northern suburbs will get it sooner. most of the kids will be tucked in the classroom there will be more of an issue. notice how clouds break up, we
expect the return of sunshine into play later on in the day especially in the afternoon hours. 53 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 54 by 10. noon, 58. we'll get a high of 61 degrees at 3:00 p.m. one change today once we dump the morning showers and return sunshine, the breezes will pick up a little bit behind a passing frontal boundary. well wiend up blustery -- wind up blustery. 60 in millville and close to 60 in wilmington. march comes in like a lamb like we said last week. partly sunny skies, arctic air up north, 59 degrees is the high, close to 60. we have a warm front off to the north of us, insuring one more
day of mild air. wednesday, cold fronts comes in, we'll get rain on wednesday and after that colder air sweeps in at the end of the seven-day forecast. we'll be looking at another chance of precipitation. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, a nice one today. we have a morning shower, the sun comes back, but it's breezy and mild, high of 61. partly sunny and 69. high of 55. brisker and colder on thursday, 43 degrees, windchills in the 30s. 39 on friday, we're watching a southern system that could miss us, but if it comes close enough to us, we could get a brush of snow on friday. sunny and chilly on saturday, 43. and clouds on sunday, 44. perhaps rain mixing with wet snow on sunday. it's a long way off, we're ironing out the details. as we remind you when we're not on the heir check out the latest weather conditions at
6abc.com/weather where you will get all the goods. leonardo decaprio didn't nearly freeze to death for nothing, he finally won an oscar. the night belonged to chris rock who immediately launched into the are you positive roar about the lack of diversity in the nominees. lauren lister has a full look at the 88th oscars. >> reporter: was mad max that scored the first goal and the first oscar for leonardo decaprio all on a night taking center stage along with the folks winning the award was the broader controversy over diversity. spotlight, the movie investigating sex abuse by boston's catholic priest. if they nominated hosts i wouldn't get this job. it was chris rock who owned the night addressing the controversy
right out of the gate. placing black actors in several nominated films. don't black astronaut we will. hollywood is is a sorority racist. it's like we like you, rhonda, but you're not a cappa. leonardo decaprio won gold for the revenant. his i am passioned acceptance speech. climate change is real. it's happening right now now. best rack stress went to rooms bree larson. and the danish girl took home
best supporting actress. the most awarded film of the night, not the sensitive serious films that dominated the award, mad max furry road with a 6 win oscar hall. as the oscars stand behind me, what moment stuck with viewers. well on social media, leo's best actor win generated 440,000 tweets per minute, the most tweeted minute in oscars, ever. people were talking about lady gaga's performance with sexual assault survivors. tells us how chris rock handled the diversity issue at the oscars. disney is changing their prices depending on when you visit. police identify the burglar
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bucks county, i-95 approaching business route 1. we have construction in the process of clearing out, all lanes back open. no delays just yet. this is southbound traffic heading toward 413, looking good in bucks county. big picture, blue route, schuylkill expressway, i-95 mostly speeds in the 50s, don't forget in east falls, the falls bridge remains closed for another month. we have monument road closed between ford and belmont for long term construction. monument drive we had construction crews right about here when i showed you the shot. everything has cleared. everything looking good on the schuylkill expressway no problems. in cherry hill camden county, crews working on 70 westbound past 295. and once again causing the traffic shift. from our new jersey newsroom, a burglar slipped into the home in toms river while the residents were sleeping.
this man stole two purses. surveillance cameras captured him coming and going. the family that was sleeping inside included children. call police if you recognize the man. new york senator charles schumer wants there to be a minimum size for airline seats. he said he wants to stop seat shrinkage, saying it downsized by 2 inches and 4 inches in the leg room since the 1970s. disney will begin charging three different prices for tickets to its theme park. it will be broken down into value, regular and peak with peak being the most expensive ticket. dissidney is the parent company of 6abc. the major stock indices were mixed on friday with the dow down 57 points. not good news this morning, the futures look like we're looking
at a lower open. apple's plan march 15, has been pushed back a couple of weeks, they plan to present a small screen iphone and ipad. we're looking for the hidden sugar in our foods. >> reporter: the problem it raises your risk of obesity and heart disease and type ii diabetes. millions are trying to cutback on sugar by ditching soda and deserts. consumer reports found some in seemingly nutritious foods. ali gorman will have the results on "action news" tomorrow morning. bread, spaghetti sauce, cereal. don't give it away. you got to watch. a driver is accused of hitting and killing an off-duty police officer on the new jersey turnpike and then taking over, the latest on the investigation at 5:00 a.m. police in california
protesters do you agree an antiimmigration -- during an antiimmigration rally in anaheim. a florida sheriff's body camera shows a shoplifting suspect. the deputy asked her to go back into the store. she refuses that's when they get into a scuffle with the woman. the deputy attempts to place her in handcuffs and struggles and slams her head into the wall. many criticized the deputy for the way he hands the arrest. the county office said he handled the situation as best he could. the sheriff's department said she has been arrested many times for the sale of drugs, shoplifting and dpls e dmes --
domestic battery. nor ma was diagnosed with -- norma was diagnosed with cancer two days after her husband of 67 years died away. she dieded to hit the road. they have been been to mount rushmore and the grand canyon. they are documenting the adventure on the driving misnomer ma, facebook page. chris rock tackles diversity at this year's oscars. a ship that was battered by a storm earlier this month is heading back to port early again. we'll tell you why.
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good morning, it is 5:00 a.m., monday, february 29, leap day. here's what's happening. police in new castle county delaware are looking for the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that left a man dead. we're live at the scene. accuweather is tracking showers that could come during the end of the morning commute. oscars host tackled diversity head on. we're looking at the big winners. let's go over to david with accuweather and karen rogers has traffic. good morning. >> reporter: we have a passing