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moved off, and this is heading towards florence, and i will talk more about that, and we will see a few leftover rain showers. otherwise, partly to mostly cloudy skies. the lead threat is over with except for these areas. r flooding is expected in these carry us thronswe could see some more minor flooding. that is because even though the heavy rain is over with,we will see -- look at these reports of very heavy flooding, and then as the line moves area, showers and thunderstorms, and funnel clouds juste southwest. pine ridge, a couple of funnel
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50 miles per hour, and then that whole line has shifted offthere are thunderstorm warnings that more tornado warnings. now, back to you, nigel anigel: john, thank you. this is part of what people in asheville deal.gabrielle: and it has some business owners looking f some relief. my were breeze --myra has more. myra: rainy days like today i never find for property owners, but with this kind of rainy day mess, it does not seem to matche upscale atmosphere. >> driving business. we cannot control the weather. we need all of the help we can get in making the area available to tourists, and when there is flooding, when there is snow on the sidewalk, that is
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mmyra: they say things like flash flooding happened. >> instead of going into the drains, i do>> many of our citizens take it upon themselves to clean those, and we appreciate that, at it is your the state or the city responsibility. evn board to clean out the drainage gmyra: they say the city is working on a long-term solution with the citicorp and engineer to see abo changes in the river basin. meanwhile, crews were keeping an eye on runoff, clearing away debris, and even a re.he says the city will continue to i and a way to fight the flash flood. >> is the storm water is still laden, if it is muddy water, then we will have the
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myra: they are still looking at what can be donigel: now, to continuing coverage out in california. super bowl sundagabrielle: and brad fralick and marc dopher have been covering the panthers for a long time now as they to face off against the broncos, and tli sanford's go. look at that gorgeous view. i am not talking about the two of you, but you look nice also.>> we have been at the stadium most of the week, but we made a trip to san francisco, and this is t bay bridge behind us, for those who do not know, and, yes, what a shock. we had a chance to talk to the carolina panthers and had a chance to talk to ron rivera and cam newton again t, and ron rivera talked about uniting the carolinas. >> and what comes to mind is
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most s and we have seen it. clemson fans wiltshire. everybody chirps at georgia, but ron rivera says the carolina panthers are the team the entire region canet>> when you go to carolina, it is such a hotbed of college athletic got unc and duke and nc state and south carolina and clemson ri down the road, so there are so many great college programs, to be able together, the fans, the sports fans in the carolinas, itpeople have something to grasp onmarc: and, brad, there have been a number of people going by wearing jerseys or jacketswhat does that have to do with the panthers? let's nothis is one of the biggest panther fans of all, so support
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brad: and today is national signing day, and we talkwe are live tonight in san franciscback to you. gabrielle: thank you, and don't forget, we will have a preview of the big game for you life in california on friday. geoff hart will join brad and marc, 8:00, right here on wyff 4. and as brad mentioned, it is signing day, and some of the best players are announcing where they will play college ball. be sure you check your ticker at the bottom of the screen for all of that information, and this morning, myles headed to elberton, georgia, where one of the top recruits annoualy: the granite capital of the wotoday, the world knows elberton
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everybedaly: one of the top football recruits in the country, arguably the top defending one depending on wk to, mecole hardman, and he has plenty of schools to choose from, but the folks in town definitely have a preference. >> i am hoping he will go to georgia.ask probably georgia. >> commit to the g. aly: luckily for the majority of this crowd, he is their newest bulldog.>> it was first at -- difficult. georgia was the right fit, and it feealy: hardman's mama says audible student is more than just a football player. >> not only on the football field isa he competitive but
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the last massive signing party for in elberton, wyff news 4. nigel: and we have an following the announcements all day, and we are joined with more on who is going where with ricardo lecompte. ricardo: you just saw that, and clemson also gettime names. the tigers with 23 signings so far in the 2016 glass, and one of the top running backs in the state that spartanburg high group. and deborah swinney -- dabo swinny is expecting big things. >> a simple word that i can say. i think it is a group om bottom that fills our needs. ricardo: an abbreviated recruiting time getting 24
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quarterback brandon mcilwawin, headlining the gamecocks' 2016 c lass. >> winning on signing day is not that important to me. it is about two years down the line, thre the line. how much the contributor, how do they play, hthey as players for south carolina?ricardo: coming up at 6:00, we will have updates, and you can say up-to- on air and on our social media plagabrielle: thank you, and a reminder, if you do not have it already, make suoathe wyff app for updates, and then you can sign up for push notification so you can learn about stories like this first. nigel: a search for missing
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two militarily helicopters crashed last month off the coast of honolulu, and they say the families were notified. the cause of the accident remains under investigait may take several months to complegabrielle: a crash involving a greenville county school bus is under investigation. it happened just aftg on brookforest drive and hillside lane. it did block traffic for a while. e were 31 hughes middle school students on board ad no students were injured in the driver of the car involved in the crash was hurt.nigel: the big political contest in new hampshire, and two pe their campaigns. senator rand paul, a republican from kentucky, announced this
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the white house, and then earlier this afternoon, cnn reported that rick sit was said that a larger-than-life outsider demanded all of the media coverage. senator paul released a pamr. paul: although today i will and our campaign for presidency, i will continue to fight on for liberty, for the constitution, for justice in the united states senate. thank you, and god blessnigel: so we want to show you who isted cruz, donald trump, marco rubio, jeb bush, carly fiorina, and john kasich, chris christie, jim gilmore, and then there are your democrats, hillary clgabrielle: live pictures here. this is columbia, where former president bill clinton will be
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later this evening at a rallcampaign organizers say he will talk about why people in south carolina should vote for his wife hillary clinton for president, and we will have more on his visit tonight coming up at 11:00nigel: a community at odds on over development on the west side of greenville and a popular gas the dispute. sally: allegations of dirty campaign tricks in the republican race for the white house, and why donald trp once a do over in iowa. >> i am so excited.i hope they bring it in. gabrielle: if you need a sign that the upstate ipanthers, this city is decked out, and you are invited to show yojohn: a live shot, overcast with some light rain moving across the area, a south wind at eight, the current tegabrielle: thanks, john, and now he is a look at your winning
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nigel: development on the west side of docausing trouble with traffic. gabrielle: they are wondering if a station should be built closeto downtown. this is at academy street of markley street, and that is where corey davis is. corey: this grassy property between the liprojects soup kitchen. >> the people's voice really does neebecorey: two petitions have been started, one iheproposed qt, and another against it. the pres association that she will the qt gas station over more large apartment buildings near homs. >> you are living between two monsters, and th is no parking because they take up all of the parking.
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anyway for everything that is coming into the if you put up a service station, thatvicorey: diane keller says she is not worried about crime. others say the entire greenville community shou be concerned even if you do not live in the area. >> if you lived here, the top reason would be crime and the 24 hours a dawould the on. the one in the morning where people are leaving bars and stopping by to grab another sixpack and the corey: the qt would be big enough for 16 cars to fill up at once, any city council still has to make a final vote on tthere are hundreds of calls, and a spokesperson will also weighcorey davis live in greenville, wy n. n commitment 2016.
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have the results of the iowa caucus thrown accusing ted cruz of fraud. sally kidd has more from sally kidd and nigel and gabrielle, monday night, ted crump was congratulating ted cruz for his win in iodonald trump was tweeting that ted cruz did not win in iowa, he stole it, accusing ted cruz of fraud by spreading rumors that ben carson was dropping out ofce>> it seems his reaction to everything is to throw a fit, to engage in insults, and i understand that donsally kidd and carson says actions by ted cruz did affect his results in iowa.mr. carson: people were trying to distort the information. sally kidd: -- sally: the fight
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marco rubio seems the man with the momentum and the t>> a lot of candidates will be coming after share the same piece of pie . donald trump is not to be sally: among those fighting to match marc rubio in the polls, jeb bush, john kasich, and chris christie. the gop fiar>> today, i will suspend my campaignncsally: with senator rand paul announcing he is ending his bed and reports that rick santorum is ao dropping out, and on the democratic side, hillary clinton is pushing back against comments by rival bernie sanders he consistent progressive. she calls it low low. announcer: now, your super doppler forecast.
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of pretty nasty thundetoa couple of severe thunderstorms. there are no watches out. it is marginally severe weather, and we more about how that intensifies down into columbia and heading towards the beaches. here is wh have expired, in these areas, it these are flood warnings or advisories, and watch out for that. look at all the storm reports.these are mainly flood reports, and you folks had a gust of about 47 miles per hour with a pretty good thhere is columbia. it is a funnel cloud being spotted around pine ridge, developing around that solidf thunderstorms, and it became effort. some rotation to it. just a funnel cloud, no reports of it touching dn on the
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moved off to the east andnortheast, when gusts of 50 miles per hour. this actually made it's way off to the east and northeast y parallel to interstate 20 as it continued to race off to the east at up to 50 miles per hour. thunderstorms rolling thrthey went through fayetteville and also thrsome rainfall amounts since midnight last night, over one inch in greenville, almost 1.5 inches in anderson, and a record amount of rainfall, 2.1 five airport. be all of that rain, a live shot from the peace center. it is flowing pretty good. liberty bridge. liberty bridge and watch the pithe faults themselves, yes, that is a lot of water going down the falls right now when you have one or two inches of rain in a
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especially thibutchers still mild, 57 in boone, a light wind -- temperatures still mild, 57 incooley done a little bit but not much, 63 degrees in chattanooga, so be front, this remains off to our west snow showers in around the great lakes and parts 22 in minneapolis. a piece of this cold air is going to arrive some patches of light rain this evening, upper 30's in the mountains. for tomorrow, mostly cloudy. 57. a chilly breeze with a partly sunny sky. the weekend looks pretty nice, and then next week, some pieces of energy coming in for the atmosphere producing some rain t snow mix. a better chance of some like snow on monday, monday night in the moun
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michael: thank you, john. coming up at 6:00, an investigation into animal cruelty, a dog blinded by two shots to the head. >> i was the price she was still standing and being able to move around, but it was going to start shutting down. michael: her name is amara, and the x-rays show a blitz and bullet fragm the son of a polish immigrant who grew up in a brooklyn tenement. he went to public schools, then college, where the work of his life began -- fighting injustice and inequality, speaking truth to power. he moved to vermont, won election and praise as one of america's best mayors.
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and for principle, opposing the iraq war, supporting veterans. now he's taking on wall street and a corrupt political system funded by over two and a half million contributions, tackling climate change to create clean-energy jobs, fighting for living wages, equal pay, and tuition-free public colleges. people are sick and tired of establishment politics, and they want real change! [ cheers and applause ] bernie sanders -- husband, father, grandfather, an honest leader building a movement with you to give us a future to believe in.
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carol: in tonight's four yhour health, florida has declared a health emergency in every your counti to the zika virus. at least nine cases have been detected in florida. officials believe all the cases are from people who got th in affected countries. meanwhile, health officials in dallas, texas, say they have identified a c zika they say was transmitted through the type of mosquito that can carry the virus are able to reach parts of texas, but local health officials said they have
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mosquitoes carrying the virus yet. medical experts say this case comes knows the prize. >> we understand someone had just got with zika, and they have the zika infection. carol: there is a concern about the rise oe go and increase in birth defects in soand saving lives, especially in schools. the video you see is jarring, but experts say it is important to watch this. children's health care of atlanta shows a teenager collapsing during a high school volleyball game. school officials administered br and used one of the school's for your automated exterdefibrillators, and the teenager
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