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police say they thought he had a gun.. but later learned it was a cellphone in his hand. 8 news now's mauricio marin has more on what the family is looking to find out from the investigation. ((danielle steagall/mother: "right now i'm hurting and very angry. very angry ." )) ((mauricio marin)) a very emotional mother is grieving the loss of her 23 year old son keith childress. with dozens of his friends and family members....danie lle steagall stood where police shot childress on new years eve. ((danielle steagall/mother: 'just trying to figure it out figure it out. it's still unbelivable to me. i don't beleive it." )) ((mauricio marin)) childress' uncle says he was with the 23-year old when authorities moved in to take him down. childress was wanted for several violent felonies in arizona. ((vince matlock/uncle "they screamed out us marshalls keith freeze and he just kept running." )) ((mauricio marin)) vince matlock says when metro police were called in to help assist catch childress after he ran...they were given bad information. ((vince matlock/uncle: "they treated him like an attempted murder suspect and shot him accordinly because he had a
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((mauricio marin)) we have learned childress had been convicted for aggravated assault, burgarly and armed robbery. and when police say they went after childress they told him to put down what they thought was a gun in his right hand. but authorities say he refused and advanced toward them. that's when officers opened fire. they later learned it was a cellphone in his hand. ((danielle steagall/mother: "i want justice for my son and i'm going to get justice for my son>" )) ((mauricio marin)) as family and friends light candles and hug each other as they deal with their loss. his mother plans to keep pushing for answers. ((danielle steagall/mother: "it didn't have to end that way." )) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) sergeant robert bohanon and officer blake walford have been identified as the two involved in the shooting./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > police are on the hunt... for the person or people responsible for a deadly shooting. it happened just before 3 p-m yesterday... on craig road near las vegas boulevard. according to metro investigators... the man who was killed... started a fight which turned into a shooting. another man was also hit...
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hospital. this is metro's first homicide of the new year. if you have any information... you're asked to call crimestoppers. /// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the frigid nights are behind us... for now. but rain could begin falling as early as tonight. keely breland is here now with a first look at the forecast. (( )) > ................ weather headlines. mild sunday, mountain snow and valley rain on the way this week with a series of wet storms. lows will stay above freezing with this weather pattern. ................. high clouds moving over the valley through the weekend. plan on partly sunny skies today. you can see some areas around the valley, not in the valley already having some wet weather. as this storm system moves in, plan on comfortable day today, but we have a slight chance of showers this evening and then every day for the remainder of the week. higher elevations snow and lower areas seeing rain showers. temperatures will stay in the normal range with highs mainly just below where they should be this time of year. no snow at lower elevations with the temperatures this week. ................. looking at today, our neighborhood forecast showing
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hills and summerlin. highs all around the normal mark for this time of the year./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > son of nevada rancher cliven bundy is one of many armed protesters that have taken over a federal building in oregon. the protesters are accusing officials of unfairly punishing ranchers dwight and steven hammond. the hammonds were convicted of arson after a controlled burn got out of hand. prosecutors say the hammonds started the 130-acre fire to cover up poaching. after a march last night... the group broke into an unoccupied building and have since refused to leave: (ammon bundy//protester - we have no intention on using force or being aggressive or going on the offense. but just as all people have the right to defend themselves, that's exactly what that means.)) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) the u-s
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and the bureau of land management are aware of the protesters.. and are keeping an eye on them./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the bundy family made national headlines in april of 20-14 during a standoff with the b-l-m. the agency says bundy let his livestock illegally graze on public lands for about 20 years... racking up 1 million dollars in grazing fees... and refusing to pay. the b-l-m eventually backed down./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a neighborhood prank... turns violent. what a group of teens were doing before being shot at... and the charges the homeowner could now be facing.
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mississippi river... affecting areas in missouri.. kentucky.. and illinois. the floods have killed at least nine people and left one person is missing.. and presumed dead. illinois governor bruce rauner took a look at flood damage this weekend.. and encourages anyone in danger to evacuate their homes: (( gov. bruce rauner/ (r) illinois - "we can't force people to leave. and i understand why people want to stay and protect their homes. but you know a flood in the winter which is obviously very rare -- very different from a degrees outside. because hypothermia is a big risk.")) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) river levels are expected to crest more than 3 feet above major flooding stage this week in cairo... that's where the mississippi and ohio rivers meet./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > a neighborhood prank takes a violent turn for some oklahoma teens. at about 1-30 a-m on new years day... police got a call involving 14-year-old cole peyton and two friends. officers say the three had been playing ding dong ditch... where they would ring strangers
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but a man inside one of the homes thought the teens were breaking in... and shot at them. peyton was hit in the arm and police say peyton and his friends were unarmed and did not try to break into the house. oklahoma' s stand your ground law allows the use of deadly force only if there is peril: (((voice of: steven lemmings/police chief - "and that's where the district attorney is going to have to decide whether // the homeowner could use deadly force in that situation." )) ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) cole player... and honor's student. he remains in the hospital but is said to be stable./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > studying the effects of drought. a look at the new technology shedding light on the issues facing california forests. ((the next three days. highs stay in the 50's and lows above freezing. it's looking like a wet week across the valley.
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discovering new ways to study trees after four years of drought. the carnegie airborne observatory is taking to the sky with high- tech lasers to scan the thousands of acres of forest. researchers look at it as having x-ray vision that produces images of the health of every single tree. the red areas are severly drought stressed... while blue areas are healthier. (( greg asner//director, carnegie airborne observatory - the measurement is focused on how much water is in the foliage itself. it's like getting a blood test. it's really one of the key
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) data shows 58 million trees are severely stressed by drought and could potentially die. and more than 800 million have seen measurable water loss since the drought began in 2011./// ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > the and windy... but as early as tonight...we could see the first rain of the new year. keely breland is here with a look at how wet it will get...and what to expect through the rest of the week. (( )) > here are our weather headlines. comfortable sunday. rain on the way. lows will stay above freezing this week. ............. expected regional highs. laughlin 63, boulder city 56, pahrump 56, searchlight 54 ............ the almanac showing our high for today. at normal. overnight normal as well. check out these records though. 69 set in 1997 and low or a cold 12 in 1974. plan on highs in the 50's but slightly below normal for the rest of the week and overnight lows near normal. .............. nationally. storms continue to move across texas. flooding in the mississippi river valley. cold to the northeast. mild for the southwest. .............. west coast. a cut off low in the center of oregon will push wet storms our
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today staying dry and by tongiht the wet weather likely to be in the valley. and we'll see a series of wet storms through the week. ............... the series of storms will bring mountain snow and valley rain and there are chances for rain every day this week except for tomorrow. you can see already some rain moving close to the valley. significant snow possible at 4000-6000ft. lower elevations rain. 1/2"-1" through the week. drive safely, as this rain will cause slick roads and slow commutes. ................. here at home showing high clouds tonight and plan for mild conditions today with partly sunny skies. and you see a closer look as to where the wet weather is. snow in the mountains. rain to the north. ................. recreational forecast. mild tomorrow. mt. charlston. lake mead. ............... speaking of recreational forecast go to las vegas now dot come and click on weather to check out the ski report. it will give you conditions for local and regional hills. ................. today partly sunny and comfortable. ................. tonight, slight chance or rain and mostly cloudy skies. ................ here is the 7day forecast. chances or rain every day, but today. monday, tuesday and friday wet
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((patranya bhoolsuwan)) > one of
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> one of las vegas' biggest conventions of the year... kicks off this week. up next.. find out what's in store for the 2016 consumer electronics show.
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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. in congress, he stood up for working families and for principle, opposing the iraq war, supporting veterans. now he's taking on wall street and a corrupt political system funded by over a 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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tt2waty#`*4 p bt@m@[l tt2waty#`*4 p "a@mpw( tt2waty#`*4 p bm@m[\$ tt4waty#`*4 r dzhq !#4 days away from the annual consumer electronics show where people from around the world will be gathering in las vegas to check out the latest and greatest in technology. here to give us a preview of what we can expect to see at ces in 2016... alison fried joins us live in studio. good morning! ((patranya bhoolsuwan)) >
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dedication. why the hundreds of volunteers say shoveling snow for long hours was worth it. and back here at home... snow might not be in the forecast... but rain is. make sure to grab an umbrella on your way out to work. we could be seeing showers every day this week.///
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helping them get to the field this morning. fans got to work early saturday morning... and worked into the night to help clear snow inside ralph wilson stadium. they say it's all worth it to make the last home game one to remember. the volunteers were given a hot lunch and 10- dollars an hour to participate./// patranya bhoolsuwan
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holidays we sat down with donald trump to talk about his prospects in the hotly contested iowa caucus. >> love to win iowa. i could have said, no, i want to win iowa. >> dickerson: his thoughts about new terror video featuring his controversial position on muslims. >> total and complete shut down of muslims entering the united states. >> dickerson: does it concern you that you're being used in recruitment video by terrorists? >> they use other people, too.
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