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storm hermine on this labor day morning. thanks for waking up with us this mornig i'm kirsten joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> and i'm brian loftus while the deadly storm surge isn't forecast to be as bad as feared earlier. it could still hit the east coast with coastal flooding, dangerous rip currents, and beach erosion. diane gallagher is live in downstate new york where the good morning diane. ((diane gallagher)) >> good morning, hermine may not be a tropical storm anymore, but officials want residents on the eastern seaboard to remain cautious. the unofficial end to summer vacation will end in a wet, windy mess for many
one last day at the beach. >> (bob banick, ocean city, md) it's a shame because we were looking forward to a good weekend the national weather service is calling for maximum sustained winds of 70 mph, and even higher gusts, in parts of long island and massachusetts. combined with rain and surging tides... treacherous conditions are possible. officials are taking no chances >> (gov. dannel malloy, connecticut): there is a possibility that there could - i repeat could - be significant challenges, but not limited to loss of power, flooding, and transportation iss significant damage late last week when it made landfall as a hurricane in florida, eventually making its way through the carolinas >> (minerva campbell, new hanover co., nc resident) i saw my grille get pushed across the porch, then i seen my trampoline go over the porch and that's when i knew i had to shut that door new jersey governor chris christie said sunday he believes his state will dodge a bullet... but still urges caution. >> (gov, chris christie, new jersey): the current models are showing moderate flooding at worst...
right now, urge people to be careful, listen to your - to your life guards." >> (diane gallagher) but for residents along the northeast coast bracing for the worst... this slow-moving storm will still pack a punch -- with life-threatening flooding still a possibility. ((diane gallagher)) >> one person died in north carolina saturday amid high winds from hermine... ...and a falling tree killed a man in florida last week as the storm approached... though officials have no cause. in montauk, new york, i'm dianne gallagher./// ((kirsten joyce)) back home, the valley is under an air quality advisory for this labor day morning. hazy skies and the smell of smoke is in the air, from fires in california that has drifted to southern nevada. the clark county air quality department is warning people who may have respiratory or heart
outdoors for today however some people aren't letting the haziness put a damper on their fun yesterday. ((michaelina stanfill/resident: "it didn't stop us. we were here for beach volleyball and its' beautiful weather for las vegas. it's a little windy. it's cool for las vegas so yeah it's great outside." )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> health officials recommend people to change filters if you haven't done so in a while because they can get dirty with extra polluntants in the air./// sherry how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk)) our air cleared up a lot when
suicide rate in nevada. this coming after 13 year old maria kruger took her own life last week. nevada has the 4th highest rate of suicide in the country. so teens have taken their life in southern nevada. one counselor we spoke with today says it's crucial to talk with teens that may be struggling with problems and let them know things do get better. ((ron lawrence/community counseling center: "one of the first things we want to tell them is that this is temporary. what you're seeing is so devastating feelings are important but it's a temporary situation. life changes and that's usually very helpful.")) ((kirsten joyce))
leaders with the school district tell us they take bullying very seriously. and urge students to report it. in fact- there are state laws requiring school administrators to investigate and notify parents about bullying./// ((brian loftus)) the murder suspect who escaped police custody is still on the run. north las vegas police say alonso perez is wanted in connection to last saturday's homicide near the mgm grand on las vegas boulevard. the truck he stole during his escape was found and returned to the owner--- but perez was no longer in the area. we're told perez also has a 3 "air jordan" logo tattoo on the left side of his neck... police ask anyone who sees him to call 9-1-1./// ((brian loftus)) if you've ever had a question you wanted to ask someone in law enforcement... let us know! we're asking sheriff joe lombardo questions from the viewers every wednesday... during our new segment, morning cup of joe. to submit a question... head to las vegas now dot com... and look for the "don't miss" section. you can find out if your question was chosen.. every wednesday between 6:30 and 7 a-m.///
continuing to have a strong lead in the polls. ((brian loftus)) >> we'll take a look at the key swing states that officials says trump's needs to win. ((brian loftus)) >> and the g20 summit is underway in china. we'll take a look at potential meeting between president obama and vladimir putin./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
((brian loftus)) >> welcome back to the news back to the news leader. a new cbs news poll shows donald trump trails hilliary clinton among voters as the race for the white house enters the home stretch. ((kirsten joyce)) >> marlie hall shows us why trump's campaign team is still confident in their republican leader. the latest cbs news battleground tracker poll shows hillary clinton leads donald but trump's campaign says he can still win without the state in november. (kellyanne conway, trump campaign manager) we're taking pennsylvania very seriously // we have several different paths to victory. in north carolina, our poll has clinton ahead of trump by 4 points. and the democratic presidential nominee also leads trump by 2 points in the 13 most competitive states including arizona. trump gave a major immigration speech there last week after visiting mexico. (donald trjmp) 100 percent. they don't know it yet but they're gonna
arizona senator jeff flake has refused to endorse trump and rebuked trump's hardline policy on illegal immigrants. (sen. jeff flake , r-az) its not clear at all, some people as he said it was hardening, some said softening, i say it was just confusing. voters are still concerned with clinton's explanation about why she used a private server while she was secretary of state. 46-percent say the answers are getting less believeable. (tim kaine, democratic vice presidential nominee) she said look by using one device i made a mistake, i ol again. voters head to the polls in 65 days. marlie hall, cbs news, new york. ((brian loftus)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters throughout the campaign season... on air and online at las vegas now dot com. /// ((kirsten joyce)) president obama is looking to divert a disaster overseas during a meeting with russia's president. he's working to revive a deal that would coordinate airstrikes against isis and al qaeda linked terrorists in syria.
us. it would have ended the syrian regime's air attacks on civilians president obama admitts america needs russia if it has any chance of ending the suffering in syria. ((obama ) if we do not get some buy in from the russians on reducing the violence and easing the humanitarian crisis, than it's difficult to see how we get to the next phase.)) ((kirsten joyce)) the talks are taking place at the g-20 summit. it's an international forum for world governments and central bank governors./// china is aiming to make the worlds comfortable during the g20 summit. last night one of china's top entertainers threw a gala at the summit with the west lake as it's background. showcasing ballet dancers, singers and a full chinese orchestra. the event was thrown by the original procuction company who was behind the opening ceremony of the 2008 beijing olympic games. ((brian loftus)) a pregnant woman's water breaks during the earthquake leading to a miracle of life. ((kirsten joyce))
facebook page.. and upload a pic of you and your kids before they head out to school! 8 lucky viewers will be chosen each week to win an 8 news now mug! the winners will be announced every friday during the 6am newscast./// ((kirsten joyce)) labor day weekend is the traditional end of summer -- and the end of the summer movie season. ((brian loftus)) >> how did hollywood wrap up its busiest season? david daniel has the top five estimates for friday through sunday. "sausage party" fell to fifth place: fi animated comedy a domestic total of 88-million. another animated feature, "kubo and the two strings," took fourth place on ticket sales of six-point-four- seven million dollars. the slow weekend was good for "pete's dragon," which moved up to third place with just over six-point-four- seven million. "no, that's not the rules. no money, no honey." "suicide squad" stayed in the top two for the fifth straight weekend: 10-million dollars gave it a domestic total of 297-million. (nat)
an air quality advisory is issued out in the valley for labor day. when will it pass? sherry will have that answer during our forecast. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus... nhp is out in full force the message they have for drivers . ((brian loftus)) >> and..19 years after her death...mother teresa has joined the ranks of other catholic saints. a look at the ceremony. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this ((brian loftus)) officers are making a plea to motorists for labor day. thanks for joining ,i'm brian loftus ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce. law enforcement are asking drivers to think twice before getting behind the wheel after drinking. local agencies were out in full force for the holiday weekend. last year during the holiday weekend n-h-p says there were 3