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heard in the first presidential caucus in the nation. in moments we'll tell you where the candidates stand with only hours to go. plus... changes ahead. our nice nice warm weather will soon be a thing of the past... tony smith... will explain. and... a critical deadline. how much you could be fined if you're not signed up for health insurance by midnight... tonight. ((michael stevens)) > thanks for waking up with us... i'm michael stevens in for patranya. right now... we start with breaking news... north las vegas police are investigating a fatal auto-ped... near the area of camino al norte and lone mountain. they advise you avoid this area while police investigate. again, police are working a fatal auto-ped. we'll update you with more information... as soon as we get it. /// ((michael stevens)) > tomorrow is a big day... as the presidential candidates prepare for the iowa caucuses. as marlie hall reports... donald trump is back in the lead... while bernie sanders and hillary clinton are neck-in-neck. (sen.
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vt/democratic candidate) "how would you like to make the pundits look dumb on election night?" senator bernie sanders urged a young crowd at the university of iowa to caucus on monday, warning he'll lose if there's a low turnout. hillary clinton attacked sanders on his plan for free college tuition. hillary clinton / d-presidential candidate i do not believe giving free college to donald trump's youngest child is in the best interest of all the hard-working americans who need help. (marlie hall/ des moines, ia among republicans, the des moines register poll shows donald trump holds a five-point lead over ted cruz and a 13 point lead over marco rubio. (donald trump/r- presidential candidate): "the only thing that matters is the poll that's going to be taken on monday." trump campaigned with reverend jerry falwell, jr., saturday night to attract evangelical christian voters. while cruz said he looks forward to january 2017. (sen. ted cruz/r- texas): donald trump will be on television. "iowa gold! " ethanol is a hot topic in iowa. the renewable fuel is made from corn, the state's number one crop. (prof.
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university) it could be a deciding issue for voters. farmer ray kyle phillips says he'll only consider candidates who favor a government mandate to increase the amount of ethanol blended into fuel. (ray kyle phillips / iowa farmer) (two- shot interview) it's my livelihood, it supports my family. iowa voters have several opportunities to find out where the candidates stand on all of the issues today...as they make their final push ahead of monday's caucuses. marlie hall cbs news des moines iowa ((michael stevens)) > make sure you grab your coat and umbrella with you today... because the valley is about to get hit with some rain... as well as gusty winds. tony smith is here with your first check of weather. good sunday to you, tony smith here in the weather forecast center. if you've already stepped out the door, you already know it's raining. and we're going to continue to have that rain throughout the rest of your day. around 10am, you can expect those showers out there... a litte light. and then a little moderate as we head into the noon time hour with temperatures only warming up into the mid to upper 50's. and from there its going to be
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overnight... with temperatures dropping once again into our overnight low. coming up in just a few minutes, we're going to talk about when will we warm up once again.. and when will those winds die down. ((michael stevens)) > the local islamic community decided to take a stand against terrorism... spreading the message.. "stop the violence in the name of religion". organizers say they're working to showcase what people have in common... no matter their religion or history. one local says islam does not promote the violence committed by extremists: ((dr. hatem bazian/u.c. berkely: "i think there is a responsibility for religious leaderships for moreal ethical leadership to take a step forward and reclaim the broader sense of the middle of the country or the middle of society is about and i think this is an important part of it." )) ((michael stevens)) doctor bazian hopes the cause gets shared with others. organizers from the movement
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the declaration... and sign a petition to stop violence in the name of relgion. we have a link to that on our website -- las vegas now dot com./// ((michael stevens)) > the world health organization says the zika virus has made its way to the southern u-s. the organization says the virus could infect millions over the next year: (( dr. randall todd/director of epidemiology/wash oe county health district: "so to the extent that we may see this locally, it's more likely going to be travel-related and not from people locally acquiring it." )) ((michael stevens)) the zika virus is in 23 countries and territories in the western hemisphere. so far, there have been 12 documented cases in the u- s... and the district of columbia. //// ((michael stevens)) > today is the last day to sign up for health insurance under the state exchange. if you don't have an insurance plan in place... you could pay a fine when you do your taxes. this year, those fines are 695- dollars a person... and 394-dollars per child.
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health link dot com. /// ((michael stevens)) > you may want to be careful the next time you're charging your apple devices. the millions of recalls apple issued for its power cords. and -- super bowl 50 is just one week from today! what the winning team will get this year besides the lombardi trophy. ///
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while our people work longer hours for lower wages, almost all new income goes to the top 1%. my plan -- make wall street banks and the ultrarich pay their fair share of taxes, provide living wages for working people, ensure equal pay for women. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message because together, we can make a political revolution and create an economy and democracy that works for all
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edition.> ((michael stevens)) > president obama will make his first visit to a u-s mosque as president. a senior administration official says... he's scheduled to visit the islamic society of balitmore this wednesday. the president will hold a roundtable with community members and deliver remarks. a senior administration official says... the president will celebrate the
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americans' to the nation. obama has visited mosques overseas... but never one during his presidency in the u-s. /// ((michael stevens)) > one person is dead, seven others are recovering this morning... following a deadly shooting at a denver motorcycle expo. police say the victims were stabbed, shot, and beaten. three are in critical... while three others are in stable condition. a witness says he heard several shots fired... and saw people diving under tables: (( "i heard 4 gun shots inside. everyone started running a couple of guys went out the south side that were shot and one went out the north that was shot." )) ((michael stevens)) police won't say yet if this was a motorcycle gang fight. so far, no arrests have been made... but police are interviewing a person of interest. /// ((michael stevens)) > apple is recalling millions of power adapters because they could cause an electric shock. the two prong wall plug adapters were designed for use overseas. the affected plugs were shipped between 2003 and 2015 with macs
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as well as in the apple world travel adapter kit. if you have a faulty adapter, you can bring it to any apple store... and can get it exchanged for free. they will also refund customers who bought new plugs over this issue. /// ((michael stevens)) > just ahead... how you can help those affected by disaster in our area... the newly launched campaign... by the red cross and ways you can give back. ((expect a windy sunday and even into your monday. your full forecast coming up in just a few minutes.)) ((michael stevens)) > we're going to see a big shift today
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the start of the work week. tony smith explains when the rain and wind will hit the valley. ((no closed captioning))
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week away until the denver broncos and carolina panthers take the field for super bowl 50.
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home the lombardi trophy. it made it's first public appearance yesterday in san francisco. now there's something else the winning team will also get... for the first time, they will also get an 18- karat gold plated number 50... which weighs about 66-pounds. /// ((michael stevens)) > and the super bowl game will be right here on c-b-s. kick off is set for 3:30. now you also have a chance to win 25- hundred dollars... during our special broadcast after the game. to enter, just go to our website las vegas now dot com... and click the super bowl banner at the top. /// ((michael stevens)) > many raised their glasses to a brand new attraction on the las vegas strip. the special guests that were brought in from out of state... to celebrate the grand opening. and here's a live look this morning from on of our skycams. it's currently --- outside. we'll be back in a few minutes. ///
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_____ ((michael stevens)) > just this past week... the red cross along with the professional fire fighters of nevada launched their "fire hurts" campaign.
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to help those affected by a fire. joining us this morning to talk a little more about the campaign is heather silvio... with the red cross. good morning to you?
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southern nevada red cross responds to a local disaster - the most common being a home fire. imagine suddenly being without your possessions, precious family photographs or even something as simple as the clothes in your closet. important questions begin to arise. where will you sleep? will you be able to feed your children or get the things they need to return to school? how will you replace your prescription medication? even at 3:00am, red cross volunteers are ready to go wherever there is need, to provide a shoulder to lean on, and the means by which families can beginhr road tocovery...this year, the southern nevada apter needs trse $350,000to offedisaster aistance to local families.))
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inging back another populsistance to loc mies.)) ((michael stevens)) > netflix is bringing back another popular t-v series... following it's revival of "full house". the streaming service announced "gilmore girls" is getting a reboot. lauren graham and alexis bledel will return as mother and daughter. netflix doesn't know yet when the series will be released...
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((michael stevens)) > the las vegas strip was shut down to make way for the world famous budweiser clydesdales. the horses were there to kick off the grand opening of the new "beer park" at the paris hotel and casino. they trotted down the strip... leading up to the entry way of the new beer park... where the first keg was tapped: (( marilyn bethel//local: "we came out to see the glidesdales because we absolutly love them we live here and we leave them so we couldn't miss it")) ((michael stevens)) "beer park" has over 100 bottles and cans of beer... as well as 36 on tap. budweiser keeps their glidales in three locations around the u-s. this group came from fort collins colorado. /// ((michael stevens)) > here are some stories we'll be following this week for you. like we've said earlier in the newscast, tomorrow the presidential candidates will be iowa for the caucuses. votes will likely depend on the "undecided voters". and the man who police say allegedly pointed a gun at tourists on the las vegas strip... is set to be in court this wednesday. kahleal black is currently set
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((michael stevens)) that's all the time we have for 8 news now this morning. have a great sunday! /// do you think when you are president you'll be paid as much as if you were a man-male...? this is one of the jobs where they have to pay you the same. but there are so many examples where that doesn't happen. i'm going to do everything i can to make sure every woman in every job gets paid the same... ...as the men who are doing that job. i'm hillary clinton
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