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devastating earthquake, the county's people are pulling together with compassion and determination. thanks for waking up with us i'm brian loftus. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce. the six-point-two magnitude quake left towns in ruins and victims buried underneath rubble. some of those victims... pulled out alive thanks to the massive effort of their countrymen. with the story ((scott mclean)) as rescue crews in central italy do the dangerous work of trying to find earthquake survivors, the grim toll of victims is rising. at least 247 people are confirmed dead after the magnitude six-point-two earthquake.
in central italy, a desperate race against time. in the search for survivors, emergency crews - and even bystanders - are contending with rough terrain, limited access and debris everywhere. aftershocks - some nearly as large as the initial six-point-two magnitude quake, continue to rock the area. c-n-ns barbie nadeau, had a close call reporting from the hard-hit village of saletta. (barbie nadeau/cnn correspondent) "well, the civil protection... whoa!!! whoa!! geez!!" (nats house collapses) most of the houses have collapsed, and the ones that haven't, look precariously close. si those who got out are sleeping outside, or in cars, unwilling and unable to go back inside. (maria sebastiani/lost home in earthquake) "i slept in the car tonight." others don't share the same fear. this man went back into his home to get his tv... his only protection was a bike helmet. in the devastated town of amatrice - the clock tower stands frozen-- it's hands stopped at 3:36 a-m,
rescuers there - overjoyed wednesday at the rescue of a little girl found alive in the rubble. first they saw a tiny foot... ...then a leg... in the video, a man seems to be talking to the girl, begging her to live (no font provided) "vie, julia. vie, julia. vie, julia." then - rescuers hoist the little girl out of the rubble. one bystander - crying out "beautiful girl!" in italian. (no font provided) "bella ragazza!" ((scott mclean)) many survivors have been pulled from the rubble alive following italy. in the city of amatrice, an 8-year-old girl has been rescued after reportedly being trapped through the night. this video shows the efforts to successfully rescue her from under the rubble. ((brian loftus)) new this morning, firefighter are battling a blaze that's hard to put out this
back to you!/// ((kirsten joyce)) the trial continues for the has ipad was stolen 3 years ago. yesterday marcos arenas family was at court for the opening statements his father ivan arenas took the stand for a testimony. ivan told the jury, he found out what happened to his son from his best friend who was with marcos at the time of the incident. after testifying, we asked him if he has forgiven the two men accused in his son's murder. ((ivan arenas - victim's father: im not there yet. im waiting till trial is over, see how they act towards it, you know, they have any remorse or
grieving, you know, if they actually feel sorry for what they did or not.)) ((kirsten joyce)) >> michael solid, who is believed to have been behind the wheel, is on trial now. his defense attorney says there is evidence it was an accident. say jacob dismont is accused of robbing and killing the teen has plead guilty to second degree murder and conspiracy to commit robbe. october./// ((brian loftus)) the son of a las vegas city councilman... accused in a string of robberies... made his first appearance in court yesterday. shane ross was arrested last week... and faces charges in connection to ten robberies. his bail was set at 60- thousand- dollars and a preliminary hearing will be october 5-th. las vegas councilman steve ross released a statement through a family spokesperson... saying shane has battled addiction problems in the past./// ((brian loftus))
democratic opponent is quote "a bigot." ((kirsten joyce)) >> the attack on the democratic nominee ... and clinton's response to a scathing report about her family's foundation./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and demetria ads for joe heck are attacking my time as attorney general. the thing they left out is
the truth. the truth is crime actually went down during my time in office.
campaigning in reno today... this as she responds to the ap report regarding donations made to her family foundation speaking with cnn's anderson cooper. meanwhile, republican opponent donald trump amped up his attacks against her ... brian webb has the latest. ( donald trump / republican presidential candidate ) "hillary clinton is a bigot who sees people of color only as votes//not as human beings." donald trump turned up the attacks on his political rival - h who will improve the lives of minorities with better jobs, schools, and safer communities. the gop nominee has also been backing away from a previous campaign promise to deport undocumented immigrants. (donald trump ) "they'll pay back taxes, they have to pay taxes, there's no amnesty, as such, there's no amnesty." hillary clinton called into cnn's ac360 last night to respond to trump's name calling --- and his
(hillary clinton ) "donald trump has shown us who he is, and we ought to believe him. he is taking a hate movement mainstream." clinton also defended her family foundation -- after an associated press report, early this week suggested clinton foundation donors gained special access to her while she was secretary of state. trump has used the report to accuse the clinton's of running a (hillary clinton / democratic presidential candidate ) "what donald trump says is ridiculous. my work as secretary of state was not influenced by any outside forces. i made policies based on what i thought was right," clinton, who has been fundraising in california this week, said people know more about the foundation than they do about donald trump's wealth, business, and his tax returns. brian webb for cbs
donald trump recently said he might "soften" his stance on immigration... but libertarian candidate gary johnson says he isn't buying it. johnson says he doubts trump will reverse himself... and the u-s should welcome those immigrants: (( gary johnson//(l) presidential nominee) - "look, we should embrace immigration. these are really hard-working people that are taking jobs that u.s. citizens don't want. so make a system, get a system in place, work visas that just make it easy to cross over the border.")) >> johnson is still fighting to stage with trump and clinton... but needs to get 15-percent in the polls to make that happen./// ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters throughout the campaign season... on air and online at las vegas now dot com. /// ((brian loftus)) the midwest rocked by several twisters... ((kirsten joyce)) >> the incredible video showing a starbucks get torn apart ... and how everyone there is doing this morning.. next on 8 news now good day./// you're watching 8 news now good day.
pounded with tornadoes yesterday afternoon. among the cities hit hard was kokomo, north of indianapolis. officials report many downed trees and power outages. a number of structures were damaged in kokomo, including a starbucks. this was just one of at least two tornadoes in indiana yesterday.. overall, just minor injuries were reported. republican vice presidential
corvette' ((brian loftus)) >> how you can get a look inside his paisley park estate .. the musician created so many of his his in ... next on 8 news now good day./// you're watching 8 news now good day. ((kirsten joyce)) december last year. 14 americans are killed in a mass shooting inspired by isis. in the aftermath, congressman joe heck had the chance to ban
suspected terrorists from buying guns. heck voted "no." 23 times. individuals on the fbi terror watch list have purchased firearms over 2,000 times. it's not just that joe heck does nothing to stop them. it's that he's voted
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the entire cast of the upcoming season of "dancing with the stars" will be announced next week./// ((brian loftus)) katie ledecky swam her way to 4 gold medals and a silver at the 2016 games.. and now she's showing off her throwing arm and her gold. yesterday she tossed out the first pitch for her hometown team the washington nationals. bryce harper caught the pitch and also got a chance to wear and also got a chance to wear some of her medals./// ((brian loftus)) the legendary boxer immortalized again this week after the release of the movie "hands of stone." the film that recreates the infamous 1980 roberto duran-sugar ray leonard boxing match. robert deniro plays legendary trainer ray arcel, who comes out of retirement to coach duran. grammy award winning r&b singer usher will be playing sugar ray leonard. and edgar ramirez plays duran. the blow-by-blow account of the historic match will be in
((kirsten joyce)) prince's paisley park estate in minnesota will soon open to the public. fans of the late rock legend can start buying tickets online tomorrow-- they'll reportedly cost about 40 bucks... tours will last just over an hour. visitors will get to see where prince recorded, as well as his editing suites, rehearsal rooms .. and the massive sound stage and concert hall where prince rehearsed and held private events. tours will begin on october third. prince died without a will in april.. from an accidental overdose./// back......../// ((brian loftus))
accused of sex trafficking .. the website police said he used to lure in teenage victims. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus... searching for survivors .. buried in the rubble... the urgent rescue mission underway in italy. ((brian loftus)) >> and... winds picking up across the valley .. sherry is looking at the changes the winds will bring us. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good the frantic search for survivors in central italy has entered a second day. yesterday the region was rocked by a massive earthquake... that leveled several medieval towns. ((kirsten joyce)) >> more than 247 people are dead...and many others injured. president obama offered his condolences to italy's president by phone yesterday... and commended the nation's first responders on their quick action.///