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developing overnight .. an nhp trooper shot ... and a suspect dead.. what happened moments before bullets were fired. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus... sunny skies making way for storm clouds.. the wet weather for your last weekend in august. ((brian loftus)) >> and... the boss lives up to his nickname .. the record he just set at a concert last night in new jersey. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news lee ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((brian loftus)) thanks for waking up with us on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader. i'm brian loftus. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce. we've been following breaking news all morning long .. an nhp trooper got into a shootout with a suspect .. the trooper is fine, the suspect was killed. ((brian loftus)) >> this all happened on the east side of the valley near boulder station. 8 news now reporter michael
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michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... as you can see... there's still a heavy police presence out here on boulder highway... after a trooper was shot early this morning. it happened just after midnight. the nevada highway patrol says they pulling over a car going south on boulder highway. 3 three people were inside the car, when someone in the back seat got out and ran. troopers say the man started shooting... and hit an officer in the torso area. the trooper did shoot back... ((trooper chelsea stuenkel // nevada highway patrol: always when we hear about these incidents it's always very scary in this line of work. we hear about it all the time throughout the country but when it's one of your own involved in an incident like this it's shocking -- but we really come together as a family and we're just so thankful that the trooper is doing okay. )) >> right now... it's not clear if the other people in the car are facing any charges? metro police are taking over the investigation.
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get off at boulder highway... you'll want to pick another route. a large portion of boulder highway remains blocked off for this investigation. and it's going to be like this for the next several hours. demetria, how are the roads? boulder highway is closed from lamb to us 95. lamb to us 95. use alternates to get to work. the right shoulder is blocked on southbound i-15 near tropicana.
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back to you! ((kirsten joyce)) people all over the country are talking about a proposed stadium ... that could become the home for the las vegas raiders. ((brian loftus)) >> the potential locations have been narrowed down to the top two. the first spot is land north of
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interstate-15. the second is the bali hai golf course. ((kirsten joyce)) >> it seems to come down to a game of deal or no deal.. the total cost is around 2-billion dollars... developers say they won't accept any less than 750- million in public funding for the project. that's roughly 40- percent of the cost to build the 65- thousand seat domed stadium. private investors would foot the rest of the bill. ((brian loftus)) >> developers want nevada lawmakers to approve the deal in a special session in september... so they can present the proposal to nfl team owners in january. cities, 3- quarters of team owners have to approve it. the football team seems pretty serious.. they just filed trademarks to the phrase "las vegas raiders."/// ((brian loftus)) and don't forget to watch our special "raider nation relocation" show saturday afternoon at 4:30 right here on channel 8. we talked to the team... groups trying to prevent a move... and oakland fans. the titans - raiders preseason game is right after the special./// sherry, how's the weather?
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just about everywhere... but they could be a little breezy
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expected, they could get very gusty again. ....... we're looking for lightning, thunder, and maybe some heavy rain in isolated areas. ........... temps are in the 80s right now and some 70s. it feels good around the valley. ......... an area of low pressure moves through today bringing the chance for storms today, tonight ..... temps in the milder 90s into the weekend. ............ then the start to school next week in the hotter 100s again. back to you!
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resumes in a couple hours this morning. prosecutors may rest their case .. then the defense will have their turn. 15- year- old marcos arenas died two years ago .. police say michael solid was driving the vehicle that ran the teen over and took his life. the defense says it was an accident. an accomplice, jacob dismont pleaded guilty for his role and will be sentenced in october.//// ((kirsten joyce)) and north las vegas police are investigating .. after a body was found inside a car at a thrift store parking
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night near craig and allen. investigators say the man's death is suspicious.. he was found inside a vehicle ... connected to a missing person report./// ((brian loftus)) the community coming together to help the people's autism foundation.. ((kirsten joyce)) >> this weekends fundraiser ... after they lost everything in a fire. ((brian loftus)) and.. work wraps up on one street, and starts on another. demetria explains what crews are up to south of mccarran, in what's driving you crazy? plus: (( james- did i do that mmmyay? britney- mmyayyy james- see, james- mmmyayyy laughs james- mmmyayyy i can't do i properly )) ((kirsten joyce)) britney spears gives james corden a singing lesson! their re-creation of her iconic music video .. next on 8 news now good day./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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((brian loftus)) bruce springsteen proved he's "tougher than the rest." he just beat his own record for the longest e- street band show
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clocking in 4 hours even! bruce and the band played a 33 song set list. last night's show shattered a previous u-s record set on tuesday night by about 8 minutes. but it's not the boss's longest show ever.. he played five minutes more during a set in finland back in 2012./// ((sherry swensk)) "the king and i" is returning to 60th anniversary. the rodgers and hammerstein's musical masterpiece was known for song like "shall we dance" and "getting to know you" .. and won 5 oscars. you can catch it in select theaters around the valley on sunday and wednesday./// ((kirsten joyce))
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show's james corden .. they decided to belt out a little carpool karaoke. (( my loneliness is killing me. and i must confess i still believe. when i'm not with you i lose my mind. give me a sign. hit me baby one more time! )) ((kirsten joyce)) iconic music video for "baby one more time" when britney wore a school girl outfit. after they were done rocking out the two got to talking about kids .. the strip headliner already has two sons from a previous marriage .. but she says she wants more little britney's running around: (( james- how many more? britney- like 3 more james- 3 more?! you're gonna go straight up 5? britney- i have to find the right guy first then.. james- tell him he's about to become the father of three children? britney- all that she
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((kirsten joyce)) >> britney did say though, that she's done with marriage and doesn't believe in it anymore.. she had a rocky relationship with her ex- husband and father of her sons. it's a big week for britney ... her 9th studio album is dropping today.. and on sunday, she'll perform at the mtv video music awards for the first time since 2007. you can check out more of james corden's carpool karaoke skits right here on channel 8 weeknights as 12:37 am.///
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watch out for a crash at spring mountain and hualapai. boulder highway is shut down from lamb to us 95. you won't be able to turn into boulder station from here. use alternates like
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summer grilling ... without the cleaning.. ((brian loftus)) >> michelle mortensen tests out the miracle grill matt .. coming up on 8 news now good day in try it before you buy it. ((kirsten joyce)) and it's time for today's facebook contest. register to win on our facebook page. good luck!/// ((brian loftus)) if you love to bar b que
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((kirsten joyce)) >> it promises to turn your grill into a non-stick, easy clean up but does it work? ((brian loftus)) >> consumer advocate michelle mortensen finds out in today's michelle mortensen finds out in today's try it before you buy it.
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watch. )) ((here's something you could never do at home .. i'm going to do breakfast on my bbq .. i'm even going to add an egg look at that ((michelle: 20 why would you want to do that? i don't know. all i know is we need to get to bbqing and for that i am going to need a little help. :28 )) and james brown is the perfect guy for the job. no not that james brown. chef james brown from chef james brown catering. ((michelle: alright chef james brown ... how do you feel about this thing. chef: oh i am ready to give it a try if you can get some eggs on a grill let's try it out. )) and we shall. there's not a lot of instruction with this one. just slap them on the grill and get grilling. we have two. one for meats. ((it's sizzling just a little bit for us )) and one for our breakfast of champions... eggs.. bacon and pancakes and if you were wondering ... ((3;03 look at the grill marks..
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grill mat.)) not gonna lie .. i was not expecting this thing to work so well. but it's cooking everything up pretty nicely ... and it's not just the novice feeling it .. ((michelle: so you feeling good about this .. oh i am feeling excellent about this.)) the steaks ... grilled up to perfections. those ribs... were st louis sweet. our eggs were a sunny side up dream. the bacon crispy . and our pancake. even i didn't screw it up. ((chef: you ready to give it a try michelle: there's a 1-2-3 ... look at them grill marks ... that was a amazing ... look at them grill marks. )) this grill mat is amazing. it's non stick. we've used no butter or oil. and it's easy clean. watch. all you need is a wet towel. ((sizzle .. holy cow .. to be honest guys .. i like it... i'm ready for my next order )) this miracle gril mat truly is a miracle ... ((easy peazy ..... i feel good ...
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i feel good ... i knew that i would now .. nannanananana hahahaha .. this is awesome )) ((michelle mortensen)) i bought the miracle grill mat at walmart for 10 bucks but they are sold at most major retailers and online. remember if you have something you want me to try before you buy ... hit me up on facebook ... because i'm always watching out for you. demetria, what's driving people crazy?
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free of cones between sunset and warm springs, but it's almost like you traded in one street for construction on another. just a block over, crews have set up shop on spencer street. work is taking place between warm springs and eldorado lane. lane restrictions will be in place even crews aren't working. expect delays in the area through at least october 15. this construction is part of the central segment of the paradise-whitney interceptor. you may want to use eastern as an slow downs. what's driving you crazy? remember, you can write me at. traffic 8 at las vegas now dot com. we'll be right back./// ((kirsten joyce))
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after a shootout with nhp ..
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side of the valley. ((brian loftus)) >> plus... we're not done with thunderstorms just yet.. the thunderstorms making their way to the valley. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and... michael jackson's estate is celebrating the king of pop's birthday this weekend.. the festivities going on around the valley. ((brian loftus)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((kirsten joyce)) thanks for joining us on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader. i'm kirsten joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> and i'm brian loftus. story this morning.. an nhp trooper was shot overnight.. and a suspect killed. ((kirsten joyce)) >> this all happened after the trooper tried to pull the suspect over near boulder station. ((brian loftus)) >> 8 news now reporter michael stevens is live on scene near boulder highway and us 95 with the latest, michael? ((michael stevens)) brian, kirsten... a good portion of boulder highway remains blocked off this morning... after a trooper was shot and another man was killed. it all happened just after
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highway. 3 people were inside the car, until a man in the backseat jumped out and started running. the man shot at the trooper -- and hit him in the torso area of his bullet proof vest: (( ((trooper chelsea stuenkel // nevada highway patrol: bullistic vests are a huge friend to a police officer. it's a great tool -- that helps stop rounds from various weapons. but you can still sustain injury from those rounds. anything from bruising to broken bones... and thankfully our officer is uninjured. >> the trooper did return fire... killing the suspect. it's still not clear... why the man started shooting at troopers in the first place. metro police are taking over the investigation at this point. ((michael stevens)) police expect to be out here for the next several hours. sherry, how's the
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demetria, how are the thunderstorms
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boulder highway is shut down from lamb to us 95. use alternates. you access to boulder station. there's a crash at spring mountain and hualapai over on the west side.
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back to you!/// ((kirsten joyce)) the las vegas man accuesd of sex trafficking teens is expected to make his first court appearance this morning. david coil is due before a judge at 7:30. he's accused of luring teenage girls and young women through craigslist.. police are concerned there may be more victims. if you have any information, call crimestoppers./// ((kirsten joyce)) and the desert pines teacher accused of an inappropriate relationship with a student was indicted by a grand jury. 23- year- old johnathan scheaffer faces a slew of counts... all for sex acts with a student. metro police say the teenage girl told them she was in a relationship with her teacher for ten months. scheaffer claims they did not actually have sex... and
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((brian loftus)) a hiker has died at red rock .. after falling on one of the trails. metro police tell us the victim was with a group of other hikers and fell approximately 15 stories. this happened yesterday at ice box canyon. search and rescue personnel responded, but were unable to save him. it's not immediately clear what caused the fall./// ((kirsten joyce)) rescuers in italy .. facing challenges... ((brian loftus)) >> the hundreds of strong aftershocks... making it unsafe to search for survivors in the rubble. ((kirsten joyc still dealing with his mess in rio.. the charges he now faces for that armed robbery story. we'll be right back on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten
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lochte now facing charges in rio. he's been charged by police with filing a false robbery report. this all stems over the story lochte told ... saying he and other swimmers were robbed at gunpoint ina taxi by men with a police badge. however, security video shows the four actually faced security guards after vandalizing a gas station bathroom. lochte will now decide whether to introduce a defense in a ((kirsten joyce)) the king of pop would've turned 58 years old on monday.. so, michael jackson's estate is celebrating his birthday all weekend here in las vegas. they're unveiling a piece of memorabilia tomorrow at the mandalay bay ... along with the help of some of the performers from the michael jackson one cirque show. this is video from last month ... when they revealed the "history statue." each night before the 7 pm show ... there will be an exclusive meet and greet.
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people from the estate./// sherry how's the weather today? weather today?
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over the valley right now. a chance of thunderstorms back in the forecast today and to start the weekend. ............ calmer winds this morning and still fairly dry. gusty winds yesterday made it to 30 mph and higher. ........... right now 70s and 80s around the valley. ...... the desert today to bring that chance of storms and temps in the mid 90s. demetria, how are the roads? roads?
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spaghetti bowl right now. expect traffic at us 95. boulder highway is closed between lamb and us 95. you can still exit at boulder highway from us 95, but you will only be able to head northwest-- onward toward fremont...
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back to you!/// ((kirsten joyce)) minutes ago.. france's supreme court overturned the controversial burkini ban imposed in parts of the country. swimsuit worn by muslim women. the ruling concerned a specific town .. but it is expected to set a legal precedent for all 30- or so resort areas that issued similar decrees.. opponents of the ban say it's a violation of religious freedom...while supporters say the garment could scare beachgoers worried about terrorism./// ((brian loftus)) today marks one year.. since a reporter and cameraman were shot and killed by a former co- worker on air. alison parker and adam ward
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roanoke, virginia. the woman being interview was also shot and seriously injured, but survived. the station held a moment of silence in their memory this morning during their newscast. some of alison's friends and co- workers are hiking this week .. where she spent her birthday every year./// ((kirsten joyce)) new this morning .. the mayor of the hardest hit city in italy ... says aftershock damage to two roads is threatening to isolate the town. towns in the central part of the country are in ruins after a 6 area on wednesday.. they're dealing with hundreds of aftershocks since... another another 4- point- 7 magnitude tremor struck earlier this morning. the death toll has reached nearly 300 people.. about 400 were injured... many still missing in the rubble. italy's prime minister announced a multi- million dollar effort to rebuild.... and even canceled taxes for those affected. many of the survivors are now living in tent cities./// ((brian loftus)) hillary clinton is hitting back at her republican opponent... ((kirsten joyce))
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the comment she made during a stop in nevada.. that's making headlines. plus... ((ahead on cbs this morning-- accusations of prejudice and racism are dominating the presidential campaign this morning. we look into the rise of the so-called alt right movement. and- a unique approach to fighting superbugs. the dog that could save lives by smelling the dangerous drug- resistant bacteria. the news is back in the morning. see you at seven. )) /// ((brian loftus))
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just head to our 8 news now facebook page.. and upload a pic of your pet... ((kirsten joyce)) >> we want to give a shout out to this week's winner.. josie roed.. this is her beagle, sophie taking a coffee break. congrats, because you won an 8 news now coffee mug! up to 8 lucky viewers will be chosen each week and winners announced every friday./// ((demetria obilor)) tr pretty big paycheck. he just landed at the top of the list of forbes highest paid actors. dwayne johnson raked in 64 and a half million bucks in 2016. johnson's roles in films such as "central intelligence" and "fast 8" have continued to establish him as a film star. the number two earner...jackie chan made 61-million bucks. matt damon in third...wtih
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53-million and johnny depp was 5th with 48-million./// sherry, how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk)) but it may not finish that way.
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the forecast today and to start the weekend. ............ calmer winds this morning and still fairly dry. gusty winds yesterday made it to 30 mph and higher. ........... right now 70s and 80s around the valley. ...... low pressure moves through the desert today to bring that the mid 90s. back to you!/// ((brian loftus)) hillary clinton is accusing donald trump of releasing a radical fringe within the republican party. take a listen: ((( hillary clinton ) "of course, there's always been a paranoid fringe in our politics, a lot of it rising from racial
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encouraging it, and giving it a national megaphone. until now." )) ((brian loftus)) >> she slammed trump during her campaign stop in reno yesterday. however, the republican nominee is not backing off his accusation that clinton is a quote bigot. trump says progressive policies have done nothing for some minorities./// ((brian loftus)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters. you can find all things politics vegas now dot com./// demetria, how are the roads? your freeways are clear of any crashes. boulder highway remains closed from lamb to us 95. use alternates. take lamb to get to boulder station. if you're on the freeway, you will be able to exit and head northwest toward fremont, but you won't have access to boulder highway between us 95 and lamb.
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song writing and auctioneering! brian loftus >> let's take a look at some of our brighter moments. ((brian loftus)) jp a terrific member of our crew wanted to wants to compliment you're new hairstyle he really likes it i just wanted to pass it on....there you go jp. jill wagner: jp thank you! ((michelle mortensen)) he notices the hair jill wagner: much appreciated ((brian loftus)) he's fist pumping over there ((michelle mortensen)) he notices when demetria does something different with her hair as well ((demetria obilor)) does he? he never tells me... so you're talking behind my back jp i don't know....i don't know jp has very nice hair he's got like a farrah fawcet type of thing going on everyone laughing so it's beautifull, it's beautifull he's got the best hair in the studio ((demetria obilor)) you see what i'm saying it just kinda has that baboo ((sherry swensk)) turn around jp ((demetria obilor)) here is our hair expert right here tresemm all the way ok
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series "bad lip reading" show us some hilarious moments from the democratic national convention. michelle obama: we ladies know how a player is but when they go helloo we go heyyy barack obama: i want to list a few words that sounds like real words, but aren't real. hondish...coddles ip....respeciment... .complectogram... that sounds nasty. anchors clapping ((demetria obilor)) i love the lady and the audience out there like i approve... ((michelle mortensen)) people have way too much time on their hands ((brian loftus)) thomas spends weekends helping out at auctions.
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becoming the youngest licensed auctioneer in the state. ((michelle mortensen)) i did it once in east texas and it was horrible ((brian loftus)) gibberish it wasn't good ((michelle mortensen)) i bet sherry can do it! she's far more texan than either of us! ((sherry swensk)) we got temps in the 60 60's..... yea, it's hard. ((demetria obilor)) prince's paisley park estate in minnesota will soon open to the public. fans of the late rock legend can start buyi t 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. ((brian loftus)) he had a team of recording engineers on stand by 24 hours a day, in his hay day prime career because he's a musical genius. and it would strike him at any time. if he wanted at 3 in the morning
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it's worth every dollar! if you were writing the songs he wrote. ((kirsten joyce)) it makes you think a number of others must have that on standby as well. ((demetria obilor)) whenever you have that idea, it's more of a notebook beside your bed if you have a good one. but he had a recording studio down the hall. ((brian loftus)) it must be such a cool talent to have. i don't think any of us are song writers, are we? ((demetria obilor)) nowadays i feel like i could be a songwriter. work work work work work. laughs i feel like i could've came up with that! inaudible i mean yea we should start writing songs and selling them! ((brian loftus)) demetria, what is your creative genius on writing work? ((demetria obilor)) well i have to go to work monday-friday. ((sherry swensk)) it just struck me! i should sing about that! thanks for joining us. "c-b-s this morning" starts right now.///
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in the west. it is friday, august 26, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." accusations of racism dominate the presidential campaign, hillary clinton accuses donald lies. trump says clinton paints descent americans as racist. a power outage leaves florida air traffic controllers in the dark. and unable to track planes already in the air. and we'll introduce you to angus, the first super bug sniffing dog that could be the key to stopping life threatening infections in hospitals. we begin this morning with a look at today's eye-opener, your world in 90 seconds.

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