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expect to trust the intstitution?" a director of a local boys and girls club... in jail... accused of sex crimes... the victim.. is a teenage boy. ------------------- ((katie)) another hot weekend for the valley. but there's good news around the corner... find out when cooler temperatures will arrive. -------------------- ((christianne klein)) and speaking of hot.. the betting season is warming up... 13:29 "this country loves football and this year is going to be no different" we have the latest outlook for all of those bettors out there...
fixture here at the boys and girls club. the investigation into willis brown began thursday. parents that we talked to tonight are not only upset with what happened, but how the organization responded. "it's just hard to hear that someone that you trusted did something very wrong to a minor ... it's not right." 44-year-old willis brown was arrested thursday -- accused of lewd conduct with at least two victims. "it's very shocking, especially i mean from the director. you contact when there's a concern about your child." brown is the club house director at the boys and girls club on southern highlands parkway. "this isn't finding bad food in the back of a refrigerator. this is actually someone interacting with kids, you know, it's children...it just gives me the chills." parents were given a letter friday addressing the allegations. "i would definitely think, you should call the parents, actually make an effort to call them.
that you're taking, don't just hand them a letter." in a statement to 8 news now, the boys and girls club says... "all employees and volunteers must undergo a thorough criminal background check and all supervisory policies are designed to ensure the maximum safety and protection of club members and staff." "if you don't trust the director himself how do you expect to trust the institution?" the organization says it is fully cooperi until the investigation is complete, brown has been suspended and banned from all boys and girls club premises. "it hurt me a little bit... knowing that this happened. he's not the type of person to do that. it's just sad. it really is." ((shakala alvaranga)) >> if brown is found guilty, he is facing prison time and he will have to register with the nevada sex offender registry.
reporting live for 8 news now, shakala alvaranga. ((dave courvoisier)) >> shakala, do you know what specific charges brown is facing? ((shakala alvaranga)) >> dave, we're told brown was taken to the clark county detention center. he is currently facing three counts of lewdness with a child under the age of 16. ((christianne klein)) >> get ready for another extremely hot weekend.. here's katie with an update on the forecast. ((katie boer)) the valley as temperatures heat back up over the next couple of days -- especially into this upcoming weekend! right now plenty of blue sky with a few
temperatures... most of us are in the low to mid 90s right now. ............... looking at your overnight and saturday morning planner.... look for 100 degrees by 7-pm. upper 90s by 9 and low 90s around 11pm. tomorrow morning we start off warm with temperatures in the upper 80s. ............... alerts: no watches or warnings right now.. -- however, there was a flood advisory just west of kingman, and ne of bullhead city for west central mohave county. ................ storms: minor/minimal -- but some activity on the radar...mainly east and se of us.... but scattered thunderstorms well south and east of las vegas will dissipate this evening. ................. dry and hot weather is expected through the weekend into the neighborhood has metro police looking for a killer. tonight.. new information just released about the man they're after in this case. take a good look at this man...
rodriguez to death---hitting her in the head and left her body inside this house near rancho and the 95. he may have taken off in a 20-15 blue two-door scion. ((christianne klein)) neighbors say santana lived with his dad and another relative in this house. we tried talking with a man coming out of the home---he drove off. one of the victim's friends stopped off looking for answers before talking with authorities....hop ing her friend wasn't the victim. she told us perez's mom had been looking for her daughter all night. and became worried when police wanted to meet in person. (( lizeth va friend: "they asked me if she was finger printed. i described her completely. after i described her he said he was going to come and talk with me." 'i'm praying to god it's not here but i just need to make sure it's not her." )) >> ((christianne klein)) police were first alerted after one of the men living inside the house found her body when he got home...with obvious trauma to the head. for another look at the suspect's photo---head over to las-vegas-now- dot-com./// ((dave courvoisier)) another suspected crook is out on the streets right now.. and we need your help to catch
surveillance pictures today showing a man who may have been involved. they tell us a woman was robbed yesterday while walking near maryland parkway and twain... that's across from the boulevard mall. the woman told police she was choked and even passed out... that's when she was robbed. if you know anything... call police or crimestoppers./// ((dave courvoisier)) the search continues for a driver who opened fire on an s-u-v during a road rage incident in southern california. the driver in the honda civic jerks out of his lane, and whips around to the passenger side of the white s-u-v. the family inse spraying their washer fluid to clean their windshield ... made the driver of the honda behind them angry ... when some of the fluid got on his car. the honda driver fired two shots at the family. one bullet blows out the front passenger tire of the s-u-v, forcing it to stop in the middle of the road. the honda driver then speeds away. no one was hurt./// ((dave courvoisier)) former president bill
his wife... hillary clinton. the 42nd president joined libertarian presidential candidate gary johnson and green party candidate doctor jill stein. they made their case to voters to asian americans and pacific islanders at a presidential election forum at caesars palace. (( "you're going to have a big impact on the vote in nv.......... local elections, state elections, federal elections." )) ((dave courvoisier)) >> their cases as well. stein called for a green new deal -- a policy of standing up for people... the planet and peace. and johnson stressed how government should stay out of citizens' lives./// ((dave courvoisier)) a new poll shows donald trump is losing ground in critical battleground states. one state where he's trailing is pennsylvania. trump and r-n-c chairman reince preibus put on a united front
spread each and every week. you get a point for a win, half a point for the tie, whoever accumulates the most points over the course of the 17 week season, wins the big prize ((jay kornegay, vp of race & sports operations for the westgate superbook "it is $1500 entry fee and we're 30% of last years record pace. last year's winner received just over $900,000. if we see the numbers that we've seen over the last few months, we might have our first million dollar winner winner this year." ((brittany edney)) officials here say there's superbowl... and they're the tripple p's--- the patriots, packers and the panthers. brittany edney, 8 news now. ((dave courvoisier)) >> kornegay says another team that is verging on being a top contender for the pro playoffs is the raiders./// ((christianne klein)) we want to thank everyone who participated and donated to our great school supply drive. ((the generosity of the people of las vegas for the children of las vegas is just amazing )) ((christianne klein)) >> 8 news now teamed up with
donations./// ((dave courvoisier)) we have a story you can't miss.. a special inside look at the training of conor mcgregor.. chris has that in sports. ((christianne klein)) >> but first.. a dog.. wounded in the line of duty.. goes missing... the emotional reunion.... is next on 8 news now.. the valley's news leader.///
an arkansas police dog who disappeared wednesday after a gunfight that killed a sheriff's deputy is found alive but wounded. ((christianne klein)) >> today... new details about how she was found.. and the special reunion that took place this afternoon. erica hall from our sister station k-n-w-a.. has the story. video of the dog reunion on cnn se024fr ((dave courvoisier)) kina is already out of the
sebastian county sheriff's deputy bill cooper died in the firefight with a suspect. recovery. sebastian county sheriff's deputy bill cooper died in the firefight with a suspect. he was a military veteran and a 20-year member of arkansas law enforcement. hackett chief of police darrell spells was also shot, but is expected to recover. the suspect surrendered and is in custody./// ((christianne klein)) there was a beautiful the suspect surrendered and is in custody./// ((christianne klein)) there was a beautiful
vet's office and is expected to make a full recovery. sebastian county sheriff's deputy bill cooper died in the firefight with a suspect. he was a military veteran and a 20-year member of arkansas law enforcement. hackett chief of police darrell spells was also shot, but is expected to recover. the suspect surrendered and is in custody./// there was a beautiful show in the sky last night... the annual perseid meteor show. it was visible across the northern hemisphere... including right here. you just had to get a little ways away from the lights of the city to see it. these images -- captured by bill ingalls -- show meteors streaking across a star in spruce knob, west virginia. the celestial event is known to create some of the brightest shooting stars. /// ((katie boer)) a gorgeous day across the valley
over the next couple of days -- weekend! right now plenty of blue sky with a few clouds. ............... looking at temperatures... most of us are in the low 100s right now -- climbing up to about 105 degrees this afternoon. ............... looking at your evening planner.... look for 100 degrees by 7-pm. upper 90s by 9 and low 90s around 11pm. tomorrow
............... alerts: no watches or warnings right now.. -- however, there was a flood advisory just west of kingman, and ne of bullhead city for west central mohave county. ................ storms: minor/minimal -- but some activity on the radar...mainly east and se of us.... but scattered thunderstorms well south and east of las vegas will dissipate this evening. ................. dry and hot weather is expected through the weekend into the first half of next week. moisture may return to portions of the area late next week. ................. the major heatis peaking sunday at 110 degrees. ................. current conditions right now: the radar is pretty quiet. temps. are in the low 100s. ................ looking at your extended forecast... today: high peaks around 105 degrees. with lows tonight: 83. on saturday: 108...temps peak sunday: 110, monday: 109, tuesday: 108 ((dave courvoisier)) the cash cow in the ufc
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preparing for next week's showdown with nate diaz. conor mcgregor is the biggest draw in combat sports and tonight he was holding his one and only media workout. diaz very differently this time... he's had time to prepare for the bigger fighter. diaz also with a full camp. but ya got to figure mcgregor is the more skilled fighter. and he also tells is like it is... pro wrestler rick flair was challenging the fight game and conor took exception. conor mcgregor/fighter: "as for gimmicks this is real here.. wwe guys aren't right in the head. the old school guys are legends, but the new guys are dweebs. the mcmahons are dons... what's the main guy john cena he's 40 and going round in an
him... we can see him right there he's a fat 40 year old, failed mister olympain.. i don't know what to say to rick flair, this is real, no script or nothing.. if you want to fight no problem.. in the street and if you want to happens." ((chris maathuis)) there are still seats available for next saturday's showdown at t-mobile arena. we'll see if a big contingent of irish fans make their way to las vegas for the fight. ((chris maathuis)) two years ago...
becoming the first team from nevada to make it the world series... and then finish in the top 4 in the world. they are almost back... they beat hawaii tonight 9-zip... meaning that if they beat so. cal tomorrow night they're headin' back to the little league world series. mountain ridge scored 6 runs in the 5th. remarkable story could be unfolding once again. unlv football camp continues over at unlv... they enjoyed a day off yesterday. we reported that it was picture day and how the players were having a lot of fun... mostly smiling for the camera. team.. on and off the field. tony sanchez/unlv head coach: "the point of the deal and the culture is to teach them how to work and be focused, but at the same time how to be loose and enjoy themselves when we're doing things like this.. photo day can be unorganized but they did a good job... have fun with it, having fun when the moments when you should and working in the moment you need to work." ((chris maathuis)) tomorrow's practice is the first one that is open to the public... it begins at 9:30 in the
((chris maathuis)) the nfl preseason is well underway... how great is it to know that we won't be without football until next february. a little preseason action... the raiders visiting the cardinals. after an arizona turnover, matt mcgloin (raiders) hits a wide open clive walford (raiders) with the 19 yard touchdown pass score: 10-3 raiders arizona's drew stanton and he's picked off by nate allen... it's still 10-3 raiders. later in the game it's matt mcgloin again.. .nice toss to andre holmes.. 17-3 raiders they'd go on to win this game 31-10. its the lions visiting the steelers... take ya to the start of the 4th... pittsburgh leading by one point. here's the kickoff... dwayne washington catches the ball and he's off.. returns the kickoff 96 yards for the touchdown that give detroit its 1st lead of the game. detroit would go on to get the pre-season win over pittsburgh 30-17. ((chris maathuis)) speaking of the nfl, coming up on the 27th, at 4:30 here on channel 8, hope you can catch
show. talked with some of those fans and others who may be losing their coveted team. or is it really that coveted in oakland. ((chris maathuis)) naming the new nhl las vegas team is harder than owner bill foley ever imagined. remember the three hawk references that surfaced yesterday. those are still in play... talked to mr. foley today and he said there's no truth to the sports logo dot net site that says the hawk references flew out the window. he says he's really down to a pair of names... my guess... night hawk or silver knights are the frontrunners. merchandise prior to the start of this nhl season. las vegas and new orleans over at cashman tonight... 51s were rollin' along leading 5-3.. roger bernadina goes 4-4 with a walk and a double.. scored two runs. but this is the pcl... the roof caved in late on the home team.. zephyrs score 3 runs in the 8th to beat las vegas 6-5 51s have now lost 5 in a row. same two teams tomorrow, it's kids back-pack night at the ballpark.
((christianne klein)) who knew.. leonardo dicaprio is an olympic archer.. actually.. it's a lookalike. his name is brady ellison. the 27-year-old americw brady has been asked about it many times in his life.. and he says he just doesn't understand why people think he looks like leo./// ((katie boer)) uhhhhhh......yumm y? walmart is now selling frozen deep-fried twinkies! the retail giant started selling the hostess products on thursday at some of its stores. a spokesperson says a nationwide rollout will happen on august 16. the deep-fried twinkies come in two flavors: original golden and chocolate./// ((dave courvoisier)) that's all for us live
((denise valdez)) >> the late show with stephen colbert is next. we'll see you back here tomorrow night./// we'll see you back here tomorrow night./// news music for over 300,000 nevadans, social security means a secure retirement. but in washington, congressman joe heck supports privatizing it... turning our savings over to
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