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a man wanted in connection to a murder .. is back behind bars, after escaping police custody. ((brian loftus)) >> 8 news now reporter michael stevens joins us this morning .. with the details on the capture. michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... the f-b-i took down perez around 8 o'clock last night. he was found inside a home near charleston and pecos. take a look... people in the area caught photos moments after the arrest. neighbors in the area... didn't want to show their face on camera but describe the moments as e as police and the f-b-i surrounded the home where perez was found: (( they came out with assault rifles. they blocked off the street. they were screaming for perez to come out of the house. we have you surrounded. they arrested two people but let them go.)) (( when they said perez, i thought, i put two and two together. so, it was very scary.)) ((michael stevens)) >> perez had been on the loose
and escaped from the north las vegas police department. perez is the primary suspect in the august 27th shooting death of 31-year-old mohammed robinson outside of a mcdonald's restaurant. witnesses say the deadly argument started with nasty words about robinson not holding a door open for a woman. perez was booked... and is being held inside the clark county detention center. brian, kirsten? ((kirsten joyce)) >> michael, did tips lead police to this home? ((michael stevens)) >> kirsten, it's still not clear at this point... we to this home... and we're not exactly sure if there was anyone helping him hide. kirsten? ((brian loftus)) jury selection begins today .. for the armed standoff at an oregon wildlife refuge. ammon and ryan bundy... along with six others... are charged with conspiring to prevent federal employees from doing their jobs. several others have already pleaded guilty. the defendants claim they used their first amendment rights to engage in a peaceful protest and that those with guns were exercising their second
the learning center is hosting a seminar today .. to give itt students more information about loan forgiveness and transferring. itt tech announced it's closed all campuses across the country. there were 2 here in the valley .. where more than 800 students were enrolled. the u-s department of education says those currently enrolled, and those who left within the past 120 days can apply for a loan discharge. the closure comes after itt tech was just hit with sanctions.. for mishandling federal grants. we have more informao vegas now dot com./// sherry, how's the weather?
and should stay that way through the day, but tropical moisture overtaking the desert today with heavy rain moving into arizona and new mexico and pushing into texas. .............. the high pressure over nevada will of our area, but clouds over far southern clark county. .......... temps will keep rising to the low 100s by the weekend, but not for
back to you! ((brian loftus)) >> school is back in session for the clark county school district which has more than 300-thousand students. ((kirsten joyce)) >> those are a lot of mouths to feed. 8 news now reporter nia wong joins us from their central kitchen to talk about healthy food options for the school year. nia? ((nia wong)) >>
now good day. the end is near for a major construction project that's been driving you crazy.. ((brian loftus)) >> demetria shows you where crews will be working this week, and how to get around the cones. plus: ((mazzara: they said this is - this is hallowed ground...crying...)) ((kirsten joyce)) remembering 9/11 ..
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((kirsten joyce)) the final patient from the pulse nightclub shooting ... has been released from the hospital and is back home this morning. the orlando regional medical center says they helped 35 victims ... and performed 76 operations. the facility is just blocks from the nightclub .. just last month the hospital, along with anotho said they won't bill survivors for any out of pocket expenses./// ((kirsten joyce)) sunday marks 15 years since 9-11. this week we're taking a closer at that day and how it's affected so many of us. ((brian loftus)) >> the i- team's vanessa murphy grew up in new york .. her grandfather was one of those who helped the injured.. today, we hear his story. ((dr. james mazzara/grandfather: the last tragedy that i can remember by history in my lifetime was pearl harbor. and this was obviously
it was quite tragic.)) ((vanessa murphy)) this is my grandfather doctor james mazzara - remembering 9-11. ((dr. james mazzara/grandfather: it was quite horrible...to imagine that something like that might happen. )) ((vanessa murphy)) in 2001 - he was chief of clinical cardiology at saint vincent's morning - he was working at a small conference with medical residents until they were notified a plane had hit one of the twin towers. ((mazzara: first consideration was that it was a terrible accident. and most of us left the conference immediately cause one of the windows on the floor that we were on you could actually see the first tower billowing with smoke.)) ((vanessa murphy))
accident.... ((mazzara: during the course of the day it was even more shocking.)) ((vanessa murphy)) a disaster plan was put into place inside the hospital. my grandfather describes waiting in the emergency room for casualties.... ((mazzara: the impression that we had at the time with such a catastrophe that there was so few patients coming in that there were many, many lives lost. )) ((vanessa murphy)) he remembers 30 to 40 coming into his section of the e-r...some wit ((mazzara: they were covered in dust.)) ((vanessa murphy)) all of them shaken up. ((mazzara: they were in shock, emotionally in shock and didn't understand what was happening.)) ((mazzara: we just tried to comfort them.)) ((vanessa murphy)) my grandfather slept in his office for a little while that night...waiting for more patients who never came. photos and messages like this covered parts of buildings like saint vincent's as loved ones hoped to find the missing. ((mazzara: we had a wall of remembrance.)) ((vanessa murphy))
((vanessa murphy)) for my grandfather - a painful reminder of the nearly three thousand lives lost in the 9-11 attacks. ((mazzara: it was very sad vanessa.)) ((vanessa murphy)) he was also reminded like so many new yorkers....by the skyline without the twin towers which had photographed for years. when he went to visit ground zero shortly after....the words his heard then - still strike a chord today. ((mazzara: they said this is - this is hallowed ground...cn be sure to watch our 9/11 special here on 8 news now.. sunday from 5-30am to 6-30am. that's during the time when the twin towers were hit 15 years ago. we'll take you to the many memorials across the country.. and hear from those whose lives were forever changed that day./// sherry, how's the
with the remnants of tropical newton already invading arizona this morning. but we should stay pretty sunny today. ........... and the temps will stay on the rise as we finish the week and ........... we'll hit 100s again by saturday ... then winds return early next week to cool us off to 90s again. ................ what was hurricane newton a day ago... has made a second landfall over western mexico and now has 60 mph winds as a tropical storm. .........
back to you! ((brian loftus)) we want you to vote for our fans choice game of the week. you get to decide which game we will feature here on channel 8. here's a look at your choices-- --foothill at arbor view. --sunrise mountain at spring valley.. --or desert pines at clark. just go to our channel 8 facebook page and vote. cover whichever gets the most votes./// ((brian loftus)) using an unconventional method .. to help veterans cope with ptsd... ((kirsten joyce)) >> the local who helps those who served overseas ... find comfort in meditation.. in today's acts of kindness. ((brian loftus)) and it's time for today's facebook contest. register to win on our facebook page. good luck!/// kirsten joyce
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recipient this week... brings this comfort to veterans across the valley. go at your own rthythm.... every week, you'll find life coach marie nguyen gathered in a circle with a group of veterans, taking part in "hu meditation.' marie nguyen/acts of kindess recipient: this is a very ancient method... to help heal the broken heart, broken spirit , which.. trauma, or ptsd is all about. > marie says hu mediation reduces stress.. and alleviates and according to the vets who attend her free sessions here at the va southern nevada healthcare system ..... southeast primary care clinic.... it does that, and more. i have panic attacks, i wake up at night but after a few of these sessions.... when i'm able to utililze the hu, it lessens it.. i'm able to get out of it better.. i take my blood pressure.. it's up there, when i do the hu and all that.. it mellows everything out.. my wife comes to the classes with me also...
helps you out in your relationships.. because they understand what's going on with you marie says it's a great alternative to taking medication, a way she says... to use meditation as a healing for mind, body, and soul. marie like any kind of wound, unless it's been addressed or healed directly it will get worse over time, marie is fantastic, i appreciate the fact that she every week.. without fail, she goes and recruits others people : marie i love to help people, i love to see people being happy, and i just feel great inside everytime i give on behalf of everybody here, and what you do for them, you've been nominated and you receive our acts of kindness award.. thank you so
kirsten joyce >> marie offers this for free at four different clinics and hospitals. she's also at several recovery centers. if you would like to nominate someone.. go to las vegas now dot com. acts of kindness will be under the "community" tab. or send us an email... acts of kindness at las vegas now dot com./// demetria, what's driving people crazy?
construction on flamingo between nellis and jimmy durante was starting to drive you crazy. parts of the sidewalk were torn up and a big hole sat next to the crosswalk that some students would take to get to school. crews were able to get everything in order before school started last monday, but construction work continues here as part of the rtc's flamingo corridor improvements project. you're dealing with lane closures between jimmy durante and mcleod for bus shelter work. crews areo median islands and traffic detectors underground, which also requires lane closures. you can use desert inn as an alternate. everything is on track to be finished by the end of october. end of october. end of october. what's driving you crazy? remember, you can write me at. traffic 8 at las vegas now dot
a murder suspect waking up behind bars after days on the lamb .. the fbi's capture of the man who escaped from north las vegas' custody. ((brian loftus)) >> plus... we get your questions answered today in our "morning cup of joe segment" with the assistant sheriff. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and... when triple digit heat will make its way back to 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. a murder suspect is back behind bars. 25-year-old alonso perez was picked up by the f-b-i last night. ((kirsten joyce)) he's the one escaped from the
>> 8 news now reporter michael stevens is in studio this morning with where police found the fugitive. good morning, michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... he was inside a home near charleston and pecos. and it was about 10 members from the f-b-i who took him down. take a looke... people in the area caught photos moments after the arrest. neighbors in the area... didn't want to show their face on camera but describe the moments as tense... as police and the f-b-i ro was found: (( when they said perez, i put two and two together. so it was very scary.)) ((michael stevens)) >> perez had been on the loose since he broke free from handcuffs on friday... and escaped from the north las vegas police department. perez is the primary suspect in the august 27th shooting death of 31-year-old mohammed robinson outside of a mcdonald's restaurant. witnesses say the deadly argument started with nasty words about robinson not
perez was booked... and is being held inside the clark county detention center. brian, kirsten? ((brian loftus)) >> michael, is there any idea what kind of charges perez faces? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, right now, it looks like he's being held on assault charges with a deadly weapon... and battery... more charges could be added in the coming days. sherry, how's the
desert today with heavy rain moving into arizona and new mexico and pushing into texas. .............. the high pressure over nevada will keep that tropical moisture east of our area, but clouds over far southern clark county. .......... temps will keep rising to the low 100s by the weekend, but not for long. demetria, how are the ro
.. after 2 men were shot and killed last night outside of an apartment complex near torrey pines and smoke ranch. investigators are searching for multiple male suspects .. but do not have any descriptions as of yet. if you have any information, please call crimestoppers./// ((brian loftus)) and we've learned more about the murder- suicide in anthem. police say the 38 year-old man shot gun on himself. officers say the woman was in the process of moving out and returned to pick up some of her belongings when the shooting occurred. investigators tell us the couple had a 9- year- old daughter ... and the woman had a 14- year- old daughter from a previous relationship. the girls were not at home at the time of the shooting and are now being cared for by relatives. henderson police had been called to the house once in the past year for a family dispute./// ((kirsten joyce)) still to come on 8 news now good day.. the assistant sheriff is joining us in studio this morning ... ((brian loftus)) >> he talks about how the
rest of the open police positions. ((kirsten joyce)) plus.. whipping up
some healthy options for kids .. we're live inside the school district's kitchen .. where they cook meals for students across the valley./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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hopefully the kids will tank up on the water before, during and after because the sun is going to be hot again today. .............. the clouds should stay off to the east... while we keep the temps near 70 degrees this morning kids... and hot sunshine through the day will build to highs in the upper 90s near 100. .............. tropical storm newton is rolling
and flash flooding from mexico up into arizona and new mexico. ......... rain and thunderstorms into texas today, too. sunny for the valley. ............ demetria, how are the roads? roads? traffic is starting to slow down on the south beltway along westbound 215 around warm springs. taking a look at our wide map now where things look pretty normal. there are delays in the spaghetti bowl, but no major crashes on our freeways
back to you!/// ((kirsten joyce)) the assistant sheriff joins us in studio for our morning cup of joe segment.. .. ((brian loftus)) >> coming up next on 8 news now good day.. what he has to say about cyclists breaking the laws. plus... (( ahead on cbs this morning- a majority of americans are not happy about the choice between donald trump and hillary clinton - this morning we have another option in studio 57. we'll talk nominee gary johnson and his running mate bill weld. the news is back in the morning. see you at seven.))// you're watching 8 news now good day.
segmei every wednesday.. . ((kirsten joyce)) >> assistant sheriff todd fasulo joins us in his place today, thanks for being here.. before we get to our viewer questions... lets first talk about the 60 get to our viewer questions... lets first talk about the 60 graduates who are now helping protect our city... congrats to them... but we still need ... how many more officers... ((brian loftus)) --jolie ballard asks: with the
you can submit it on our website, las vegas now dot com.. just look for the link on the right side of the page. ((kirsten joyce)) >> you can find out if your question was answered every wednesday.. during our six am hour. /// sherry, how's the weather today? nice blue skies this morning and temps haven't cooled down quite as much as they did the past couple of mornings... but we have some neighborhoods dropping into the 60s.
degrees earlier this hour now 73. .............. around the desert - cooler tmeps in phoenix with clouds and rain from newton. .............. and those clouds will be pushing close to the arizona, california and nevada border... but rain stays east. ........... hot 100s south of las vegas... but some valley neighborhoods will be close.
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points. the dow rose 46 points yesterday new record high.// ((kirsten joyce)) you may have noticed your wallet isn't quite as light leaving the grocery store. prices have gone down for things like .. a dozen eggs, a gallon of milk and a pound of meat. they're down about 40 to 50 cents compared to last year at this time. you're saving money right now ... because the country's food supplies are growing but demand is down in overseas markets like china... where a strong dollar has made american goods more expensive.///
expected to announce its latest i-phone today-at an event in san francisco. one big change: apple has likely done away with the analog head-phone jack. instead, the phones will come with wireless headphones that are just the small earbud piece. the new iphone is also expected to come with more storage .. a better camera .. and improved water resistance./// thanks for joining us. joining us. "c-b-s this morning" starts right now.///
the west. welcome to "cbs this morning." after nearly three decades, a family learns painful details about the kidnapping and murder of their in a minnesota courtroom. hillary clinton picks up an endorsement this morning from a major texas newspaper that hasn't chosen a democratic since before world war ii. if you are not happy with either presidential nominee, the libertarian candidates are in studio 57. plus, searching for the secret for a long and healthy life. seth doane in the italian village where many people live past 100.