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don't have the debt ceiling like bigger cities do to take on stuff like this," said greg spaethe the mayor of harris. bria farmers associated with the wind farm are furious and are planning to draft a petiton to head to court, as they say the board never discussed what problems the city faced or if there were other financial options available. coming up later on in our six o'clock hour i'll explain when construction is set to begin and how long "tifs" can be placed into effect. reporting live in studio bria bell, , abc9 news. jenna: a a deral agency has given notice to the state of south dakota that it will no longer be allowed to offer eb-5 visas to foreign citizens. the program allowed for foreigners to gain visas into the u-s in exchange for investing into u-s businesses. the notice cites the state's mishandling of the program in several cities as a reason for the discontinuation of the program. jenna: oral arguments over the keystone x-l pipeline began yesterday in a nebraska
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courtroom. a state judge heard oralarguments on the state law that allowed gov. dave heineman to approve the e keystone xl pipeline through nebraska rather than the state commission that regulates most other pipelines. pipeline developer transcanada announced this month it will re-apply to the commission for state approval, but landowners who oppose the project say they still want the law declared invalid because they believe dangerous and unconstitutional. jenna: one of the top college basketball programs in the nation is at the center of a sex scandal. and one woman involved is speaking outut raising questions about ththteam's recruiting methods. abc's elizabeth hur has more . " ((sot)) "side deals were sex, and if they wanted to make extra money, that's what the side deal was? sex." sharing shocking claims.. alleging the college basketball porhouse university of louisville cardinals, hired female escorts totototorecruits.. is katina
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powell. claiming the team's former director of operations, andre mcgee.. paid for the arrangements. ((sot)) "he started calling me and asking me would i do a show for his recruits and i said, yeah. in an interview with john barr of espn's outside the lines the e self-proclaimed madam m d author of the book.. "breaking cardinal rules".". says she attended nearly 22 parties between 2010 and 2014.. some in on- campus d/rms.. adding she and several other women.. including three of her daughters.. took part in sex acts with recruits.. team mebers and even some of their fathers. ((sot)) pitino: "it almost got me sick to my stomach." meanwhile.. the team's two-time national championship coach rick pitino.. maintains he does not believe in cheating and he did not break any nc-double-a rules. ((sot)) i do know this.. there was any ong g.. it's abig if.. pple have to pay for their crimes.. ((sot)) powell: "four years, a boat load of recruits, a boat load of dancers, loud music, alcohol, security cameras,
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basketball players how could rick not know?" liz tag: powell says she never met with or talked to pitino... pitino told espn today, mcgee needs do the right thing and tell the truth. so far, mcgee has declined to comment. eh, abc news, ny. " shifting to the presidential race, one of the candidates on the democratic side of the race has decided to step out ofcontention. jim webb says, "i have laid forththnd frankly i'm not comfortable with many of thiers. for this reason i'm withdrawing from any conseration of being the democratic party nominee for president." that was jim webb, the former virginia senator, now former democratic candidate for president. webb made the announcement today in washington, saying hie's stepping away from the
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democratic party nominating process, but might consider a future bid a aan independent candidide. i love this country and all is has allowed me to do d my family over the last several decades and i will always put country over political party or ambition. so here we are, i'm stepping aside from the democratic primary process, but i will never abandon my loyalty to the people who do the hard daily work of keeping this country great at hme and secure abroad. we'll just have to wait and see what happens next. webb says the democratic party is moving away from "millions of dedicated, hard- working americans." webb a former republican, was secretary of the navy under then- president ronald reagan. jenna: hillary clinton is taking a break from campaigning today,
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but a new poll has her seeing some big gains against her competition the new abc news washington post poll has clinton rebounding in the race for the democratic nomination... at 54 percent. 12 points higher than a month ago. and vice president joe biden who hasn't even declared as a candidate, is pulling in 12 percent of that same poll. biden spent soso time today with former vice president walter mondale the first person he consulted when barack obama asked him to be his running mate. biden: the best decision of my political career was to join the president on the republican side, the latest polls show donald trump maintaining his lead but carly fiorina fading. the businesswoman has dropped 11 points since last month. jenna: federal authorities are trying to find the identity of a group responsible for a cyber-r-tack on the heads of the cia and thth departmentntf homeland curity. abc's s nneth moton has re from washingn. "a real life spy game...he's the man leadadg the one of
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the world's top covert agencies. but right nothe hunt is on for the person or persons who hacked the private email account of cia director john brennan. josh earnestwhite house press secretary director brennan understands...appro priate level of caution a personal account linked to homeland security secretary jeh johnson was also compromised. one self-confessed hacker claims to be a high schoooor. he says he r reased online....he personal sosoal security numbers of a who's who in the u-s intelligence community as retribution for the plight of the palestinians and us support for israel. he breached brennan's account by fooling verizon and aol into resetting passwords. abc news consultant and former fbi agent brad garrett says this doesn't appear to be a sophisticated news consultant no this actually looks like somebody that does an impersonation case brennan did not use government business. the cia says the incident is under investigation by the authorities.
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garrett it's a great example of the vulnerability of virirally evevyone, you can ve a big name witha big title and he can still be hacked like the guy next door. it appears no classified information was gained. the twitter account posting the leaks was suspended but the hackers could easily find another way to release more information online. kenneth moton, abc news washington . " jenna: ahmed mohamed was in washington today, he's the texas teenager who was arrested after his teacher mostook a homemade digital clock for a bomb last nighthtahmed met withth astronauts and scientiststst the white house. he also got a chance to speak president obama . ahmed says he's ok with the nickne that so many have given him over the past few weeks - "clock kid." he also had the chance to visit google and facebook, and other tech companies in recent weeks. jenna:
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high school students from dozens of northeast nebraska schools are getting an early look at the career world today. hundreds of students from all over the area took part in the annual northeast nebraska career day put on by unl extension. the high school sophomores got to pick the sessions they wanted to attend, everthing from educatioioand farming, t t business and floral design... and tv broadcasting, of course. one student we talked to says he's taking away some good ideas for the next step in his move toward a future career. jack osnes, wayne high sophomore, says, "i think it was really informational, because it shows you how to get to college and persue your dreams and all that stuff." as you saw, sports anchor alex walker joined me to present the session on tv broadcasting. this is the eighth year kcau has been part of the event. 945 students total registarted totake part. still to come... the countdown continues. 58 days until the next installment of the star wars franchise. how some fans
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spent today. after the break. fred: (fred) cooler weather is coming. and there is rain later in the week. another great weekend is in store. your forecast is after the break! " "
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if you think storm damage is the only cost of climate change, think again. from the rising g ice of food to higher insurance rates for homes and businessss, the economicicamage will only get worse. but with american-made clean energy, we can save money on electricity and spur innovation to create new businesses and jobs. it all starts with 50% clean energy by 2030.
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it was. tomorrow won't be bad either, just cooler. fred: (fred) the hd radar shows just a few sprinkles yankton county. these won't amount to much momo tonight. the port neal welding company skycam hd shows mostly sunny skies from the ho
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chunk centre in downtown siouxcity. 78 was our h hh today after a low of 50. wow, that's some bright sunshine on the port neal welding company skycam hd in storm lake! the allergy report isn't so sunny. pollen levelsls are high overall, with weeds high. we
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pollen-producing plants, but unfortunately, none is in sight for at least a week. in sioux city, we havav77 degrees. local temperatures are in the 70s to lower 80s in the south. winds are from the south generally, but a
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know that a cold front is getting ready to move in. dew points in the 50s indicate fairly dry air. relative humidity values are less than 50 percent. zooming out, we can see the cold front more clearly. billings, mt has onlyly0 degrees. the e tellite and radar shows clouds thicker to the west closer to the front. the stormcast hd shows a quiet night tonight, then the front passing through tomorrow. so, it will be cooler wednesday. no rain is expected wednesday, but on thursday, a low will lift north along with the warm
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front. this will give us a chance of showers thursday, especially late in the day. with the low close by, showers are likely friday, and possibly even a thunderstorm! tonight, look for a low of 51 and partly cloudy skies. tomorrow, look for a high of 68 and partly cloudy skies. the 7-day forecast shows mainly 60s for highs. rain chances are 30% thursday and 70% friday. tonight's ask fred prize is 4 tickets to see the muskies vs. lincoln on friday, october 30. to enter, email fhexom@kcautv.c or enter on our abc9 news faceceok page under the ask fred post. fred: tim: jenna: (jenna) thanksksfred. (fred)you bet. jenna: last night, star rs fans stayed glued to the television to get their first glimpse of the new trailer for "the force awakens". the two minute spot gave millions of fans the fullest opportunity yet to revisit "a galaxy far, far away.. " and they're saying it was worth the wait.. michael cano; simi valley (too quick to matte) "i thought it was awesome! everything!" ((sot)) sarah allungua; carson (too quick to matte) "i'm like, blown away!" the tickets went on sale monday night.. causing some of the biggesesonline sellers, including fandango and amc, to crash or slow to a crawl star wars: the force awakens will be in theaters
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mammogram recommendations are often changing... so what should women go by when it comes to this vital screening? we'll have the latest
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getting a mamogram could be suggested at any age from 40 or even 50 years old. but how often should you consululyour
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screening?dr. timothy johnson explains. dr. timothy johnson explains. "a mammogram? it's something women know they should get. but as for when they should start getting them? that's less clear. and today? a major change from the nation's top cancer organization? the american cancer society now saying that women with an average breast cancer risk should start getting mammograms at age 45. previously, the group had urged women to start at age 40. and another change? the society no longer recommending clinical breast exams? diverging from their past advice that such screenings should begin in the 20s and 30s. ththnew guidelines issued in a report in the journal of the american medical association? and, according to the authors, the changes a result of a lack of scientofic evidence that the past guidelines lead to improved breast cancer detection. but not everyone agrees? and at least one major breast cancer group is urging women to stick with the previous recommendations. for women, a
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difference of opinions? but one that might be best confronted at your next trip to the doctor. it's a conversation that will help make sure that your approach to breast cancer prevention? ? e best approachchor you. with this medicaca minute i'm dr. timothy johnson. " jenna: after the break... as this year's united way campaign gets kicked off... we'll tell you how you can make a difference in our community. stay tuned. toughest on spending? fox news did the analysis and jeb bush had the best record. billions in pork, vetoed. eight budgets, balanced. and tax cuts everyingle year. right to rise usa
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who has the plan for jobs? jeb. tax cuts for the middle class.
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an explosion in growth and new jobs. jeb: cut taxes. grow america. right to rise usa is responsible for the content of this message.e. with.... heather hennings, president of united way of ouxland united way of siouxland annual campaign and
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eate(s) & time(s): early bird deadline is 5:00pm on nov. 4th beneficiary united way of siouxland website or contact phone number to air on tv: unitedwaysiouxla nd.com and 712.255.3551 name of person to appear in live interview: campaign update - united way annual campaign nearly $1 million of the $3.35 million
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goal raisese still plenty o o time to run a campaign last year over 400 siouxland businesses and more than 13,000 individuals contributed to the campaign early bird deadline november 4th is the early bird deadline all campaigns completed and turned in by 5:00pm this day will befeatured in a full papa ad about the e campaign 2015-16 campaign chairs: chic and janet wolfe - office systems the campaign officially began with the kickoff on august 13th campaign theme continues to encourage people to "be the one" o "be the one" person to change one life o "be the one" to make a difference - small gifts make a big impact - examples: $5/week can provide nearly 1,000 snacks to intellectually disabled children
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if you think storm damage is the only cost of climate change, think again. from the rising price of food to higher insurance rates for homes and businesses, the economic damage will only get worse. but with american-made clean energy, we can save money on electricity and spur innovation to create new businesses and jobs. it all starts with 50% clean energy by 2030.
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tonigh the new controversy over the takedown of bin laden. did joe biden change his story? once saying he told the president not to pull the trigger on the operation. now he says, he quietly told the president to go for it. the confusion when it comes to mammograms. start mammograms later in lifee and no longer recommendingg doctors and nurses feel for mps. . jen ashton is here. the diver whose car was broke done, called for help.
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