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most of the afternoon. you can see in front of us, a moped was involved, that vehicle along with 4 other cars are being towed out of here as the investigation continues. we'll show you a little bit of video from earlier as crews worked to piece together what exactly led up to this. the preliminary investigation says speed and not obeying traffic control devices are possible factors in the crash itself, and as we come back out here, you can see still a lot of cleanup work to be done, car parts here in the road. traffic because there aren't a lot of cars traveling through this stretch, but of course as the afternoon progresses, if this investigation were to last longer, it could have been a problem, so police are in a hurry to get this road open. again, everybody's expected to be ok, the injuries of the 6 people range from critical to minor, but everybody's expected to survive. if anything changes, we'll let you know. for now, reporting in north las vegas, i'm patrick walker, 8 news
((paul joncich)) >> investigators have not yet said who is at fault. it's not clear at this time if any tickets have been written./// ((tedd florendo)) now: clouds assocaited with hurricane paine have no enveloped the region. rain chances are not in the forecast for tonight, but we could start southern zones overnight. temps stay warm today but we'll have a warm evening with the clouds around. winds stay light for now but will see them pickup through the week. tonight: clouds from paine will stick around through tonight and all of tomorrow. temps overnight due to cloud cover could keep us in the high 70's and close to 80 by morning. rain chances stay south of i-15 and maybe up to i-40 in az by
detailed update on your weather coming up at 4. ((paul joncich)) a massive manhunt for the suspect wanted in connection with bombings in new york city and new jersey is now over. ((christianne klein)) >> police arrested ahmad khan rahami after a gun battle in new kenneth craig has the very latest from linden, new jersey. ((kenneth craig)) police arrested suspect earlier this morning... bombing suspect ahmad khan rahami was wheeled into an ambulance after a shootout with police in linden, new jersey. rahami had been on the run since saturday's bombing in new york city and the jersey shore. (bill sweeney, fbi) we have directly linked rahmi to devices from new
police say rahami, a naturalized citizen from afghanistan was caught on surviellance video near the explosion in chelsea that left 29 people injured. ((mayor bill de blasio, new york city) we have every reason to believe this was an act of terror. authorities say rahami was sleeping in the doorway of a local bar when two officers confronted him. he shot one officer and took off running. (capt. james sarnicki) we did return fire to the suspect, striking him several times and taking him down. early monday, the fbi raided the suspect's apartment in elizabeth, new jersey and collected evidence. investigators also recovered a backpack filled with including one that a robot detonated. so far, authorities say there is no indication rahami is recovered a backpack filled with bombs at a nearby train station including one that a robot detonated. so far, authorities say there is no indication rahami is part of a cell. president obama is urging everyone to remain vigilant. (president obama) i think its important to remember what terrorists and extremist are trying to do. they want to hurt innocent people and inspire fear in all of us.
at least five others in connection with the bombings. kenneth craig, cbs news, linden, new jersey./// ((paul joncich)) officials say the unidentified officer was shot in the abdomen and is expected to survive./// ((christianne klein)) meanwhile investigators in minnesota are learning more about the man who attacked several shoppers at a mall saturday. nine people were stabbed - all survived - but the attacker, who was shot and killed by an off-duty police officer. dahir adan - a college student in his 20's -entered a sear's store and asked people if they were muslim. police say he stabbed those who said they were not. (((ryan schliep, stabbing victim) "i like knew he was going to strike me. so i tried to brace myself for it. and then he just did one fact motion to the side of my head." )) ((christianne klein)) the f-b-i says it's not clear whether isis had planned saturday's attack or if the
the suspect has had three previous encounters with minnesota police in the past, mostly for traffic violations./// ((paul joncich)) north las vegas police are investigating the deadly shooting of a 19 year old. early sunday morning near lake mead and belmont street, officers responded to shots fired. they and found the male victim suffering lying in the street. he was taken to u-m-c where he died. police do not have a clear description of the shooter only that he may have been driving a blue pickup truck./// ((paul joncich)) police are also looking for the person who left the scene after ht it was yesterday morning near rancho high school. police say this van was last scene heading south on 21st street and searles avenue. the victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. anyone with any information on these two incidents is asked to call crimestoppers./// ((christianne klein)) nfl commissioner roger goodell is saying "not so fast" when it comes to the raiders potentially moving to las vegas. goodell says there is still a lot that needs to happen before they get to the 24 team owners voting. this is video of the
meeting here in may. local leaders agreed to a preliminary stadium deal last week... when an oversight committee recommended spending 750 million in hotel tax money on a stadium. but that deal still needs approval from the state legislature... before they can present anything to the owners./// ((paul joncich)) get ready for more roadwork kicking off here in the valley. ((christianne klein)) >> coming up on the valley's news leader, what the two year project on the i-15 is hoping to fix.. and what you can expect in the meantime...
this is 8 news now at four. ((paul joncich)) welcome back to the valley's news leader. a two year road construction project along a busy stretch of the i-15 kicks off today. ((christianne klein)) >> the widening project will go from craig road to speedway boulevard in north las vegas... michael stevens was at today's groundbreaking. he explains how this is going to improve the roads.
dollars... and it's definitely going to impact those who use the speedway that's why n-dot decided to hold their groundbreaking on the track. a number of local leaders spoke... including north las vegas mayor john lee who says the widening of the i-15 between craig road and speedway boulevard is just another step in the growing process for his city: ((mayor john lee // north las vegas: when you look at the volume... happen.)) the project will transition the 5-miles stretch of highway from 4 to 6 lanes in both directions. listen to these numbers... n-dot says about 41-thousand cars travel this path
71-percent by 20-33. n-dot says the project will improve safety and cut-down travel times and congestion. n-dot says the project will help with traffic... going to and from the speedway during major events like nascar and e-d-c. in addition to roadwork... new lighting will be installed as well as some new signs and landscaping. the project is expected to take about 18-months to complete and should wrap up in early 20-18./// now if you're wondering how this will impact drivers... construction will take place during daytime and nighttime hours, with at least two lanes of traffic remaining open at all times in each direction during peak use hours./// ((paul joncich)) after a string of weekend attacks, fighting terrorism is now topic number one on the campaign trail. ((christianne klein)) >> how both candidates are approaching >> the subject... what they say it's going to take to protect our country.///
hillary clinton and donald trump are both talking about security today after the arrest of a suspect for the weekend explosions in new york city and new jersey. ((christianne klein)) >> clinton says the attacks show a need for steady leadership, while trump says they're further proof our immigration system is broken. craig boswell has the latest from the white house. hillary clinton's rally at temple university in philadelphia, was planned as an outreach to millennials. but the arrest of a man wanted for several new york-area bombings turned the topic to terrorism. "this is a reminder that we need steady leadership in a dangerous world." clinton spoke just hours after ahmad kahn rahami was captured in linden, new jersey. rahami, an afghan native who becamse a u.s. citiizen, was wanted for weekend bombings in new york and new jersey. repubican nominee donald trump blamed the obama administration for letting in too many refugees. (trump on fnc)
idea what we're doing. our leaders are -- i don't even say weak. i say stupid." differences in the two candidates' reactions to terror threats will be made even more clear when clinton and trump appear side by side in their first debate next monday evening. and terrorism and immigration are likely to come up when each of the candidates meets tonight with the president of egypt at the united nations. craig boswell, cbs news, the white house./// ((christianne klein)) go until election day, polls show the race between clinton and trump tightening in swing states. 8 news now is you local election headquarters for all the races and issues that matter you both on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// toss to weather ((tedd florendo))
and it's hotter today than yesterday with triple-digits around the region. winds increased as forecasted as well but still remain below windy criteria. we still are dry with single digit humidity readings. and we're a few ................................ .. afternoon highs hot around the valley with temps hottest over to the east side of town where we're lower in elevation. especially for the east and southeast neigbhorhoods. not-as-hot for the locales on
the foothills and certainly the mountains where it appears to be coolest. ................................ .... regional temps also stayed hot with hottest temps in laughlin and death valley. although we definitely got hotter for the colorado river valley from mesquite all the way down to the searchlight. more tolerable temps in the 90's for the central great wind develop too. ................................ ... ..... u.s. temps show get stay hot only in the desert southwest but the southern plains with feels like temps in the 100's. still hot also for the northern plains and the mid-atlantic states with muggy conditions there down to the deep south. ................................ ... .......... doppler radar looking clear
of the precip up in the pacific northwest. looking at the high mexico/texas to continue to progress northward and bring hotter weather this week; specifically late week. looking at the next system to roll through the north part of the state to increase wind this weekend and especially next week. ...... ............................. ................ here's the forecas morning with clear skies and winds finally calming down overnight. should be comfortable and clear by morning wit wake-up temps in the 80's again. tomorrow expect a high of 106 again and hotter. we could see some light breezes returning again tomorrow. ................................ ... .................... extended temps show hotter temps as we head through the week. expecting those temps to peak near 110 by the end of the
or emailed. that information will be on our website, lasvegasnow.com hey! what's driving you crazy? send your traffic question to traffic eight at las vegas now dot com. /// ((paul joncich)) some t-v heavyweights claimed a record number of emmys ((christianne klein)) >> we take a look at who took home some of the night's top awards. as well as a sneak peak of brand new primetime show set to premier tonight right here on 8 news now.
woman: here in nevada, those were the worst days of our lives, and congressman heck called it "a blip." narrator: in 2008, joe heck called nevada's housing crisis "a blip on the radar." that's just how out of touch joe heck is. narrator: after heck sponsored a bill giving tax breaks to big banks, he took over $500,000 from wall street-- including banks who caused the housing crisis. it's clear what joe heck's priorities are, and families like mine get left behind. narrator: afscme people is responsible
but...let's start at the beginning the new salami caprese panini starts with genoa salami, thick-sliced fresh mozzarella, creamy pesto, and italian bread. then it's pressed and grilled to cinematic perfection to get a golden brown crust and meld the flavors in melted cheese. oh, here's the best part. the new chef-inspired panini collection. now playing at subway. ((christianne klein) the people versus oj simpson was one of the big winners at last night's emmy awards. it won best limited series, and 4 other awards ...
clark: (( "the more i learned about the real marcia clark, not the two-dimensional cardboard cut-out i saw on the news, but the complicated, whip-smart, giant-hearted mother of two who woke up every day, put both feet on the floor, and dedicated herself to righting an unconscionable wrong: the loss of two innocents, ron goldman and nicole brown, the more i had to recognize that i, along with the rest of the world, had been superficial and careless in my judgement, and i am glad to be able to stand here today in front of everyone and tell you i'm sorry." (nat-applause))) ((christianne klein)) each won their second straight best series emmys, for drama and comedy. and a las vegas headliner also took home an emmy last night ... louie anderson won best supporting actor in a comedy for baskets. it was the first emmy win and nomination for anderson./// ((paul joncich)) actor/comedian kevin james returns to primetime tonight with the series premier of "kevin can wait" the show is about a retired cop in long island who finds out
earlier today we got a chance to talk to the stars of the show, kevin james and erinn hayes about some of the fun that went on behind the camera during the making of the show. (( "erin did a hot foot on me this one time which was so rediculous at the time where you lit the candle i don't know we really just have so much fun everyday there was no real incident you're not really a cut up like that are you?" "no we did replace our couches and i don't think you even saw we put them all infront of your borthers dressing room so he couldn't get in")) ((paul joncich)) again you can catch the premiere of kevin can wait tonight at 8:30 right here on 8 news now./// ((paul joncich)) college graduates trying to dig themselves out student debt to dig themselves out student debt are now being preyed on by
what kind of person would misuse the topic of rape in a political campaign? joe heck, that's who. is, as attorney general, catherine cortez masto led the fight against crimes like sexual assault and worked with republicans and democrats to make sure rape kits were administered for victims. but in washington, congressman joe heck voted against funding for rape kits. joe heck. lying about rape. part of the problem in washington. i'm catherine cortez masto
live...this is 8 news now at four. ((paul joncich)) it's no secret that student loan debt is a growing problem in the u-s. ((christianne klein)) >> some students are turning to companies tha but authorities say some of those companies aren't delivering what they promised. ryan kath explains. like thousands of other college graduates... amelia manni began her career digging out of debt. (amelia manni/scam victim) amelia: just over 100-thousand ryan: $100-thousand dollars? amelia: yep but then a company called united advisors group offered to lower her monthly payments by hundreds of dollars. "so this is the whole agreement." amelia signed the contract. but 15-hundred dollars later... she got some shocking news from her student loan provider. (amelia manni/scam
were actually in deferment." after calls and emails went unanswered... we actually found people working at the company that took amelia's money... inside this southern california office building. manager: "you guys need to get out of here before i call the police." the guy in charge couldn't get rid of us fast enough. ryan: how big of a problem is this? maura healey: this is a huge problem." massachusetts attorney general maura healey says borrowers can negotiate lower monthly payments on their own. the government also o options to consolidate or lower payments on federal student loans. (maura healey/massachusetts attorney general) "it's something they can get for free instead of paying some shady operator to do who at the end of the day isn't going to deliver and is only going to put them in a worse place." the a-g's offices helped amelia get a full refund. (amelia manni/scam victim) "i definitely would not go thru any of those companies no matter what they say to you."
the federal government says there are some warning signs a student loan debt relief company might be trying to scam you: some of those signs.. pressure to pay up-front fees, promises of loan forgiveness, demands of signing a "power of attorney" or requests for personal info like your student aid pin number./// ((paul joncich)) firefighters in california are battling this fire at vandenberg air force base. the canyon fire has grown to 45-hundred acres. it's burning in arguello and santa ynez roads in santa barbara county. about 250 firefighters including hand-crews, bulldozers, and firefighting aircraft are working to put out the fire. ((christianne klein)) ((paul joncich)) ((tedd florendo)) now: clouds assocaited with
rain chances are not in the forecast for tonight, but we could start seeing some drops move in for southern zones overnight. temps stay warm today but we'll have a warm evening with the clouds around. now but will see them pickup through the week. tonight: clouds from paine will stick around through tonight and all of tomorrow. temps overnight due to cloud cover could keep us in the high 70's and close to 80 by morning. rain chances stay south of i-15 and maybe up to i-40 in az by early tomorrow. we'll have an more detailed
((paul joncich)) a small skydiving plane plunges to the ground in arizona, after a fire sparks onboard... and incredibly, no one is killed. the plane was delivering a team of skydivers called the arizona sky hawks.. as they were preparing to jump over a constitution fair in gilbert. from the ground, witnesses described the sky divers jump to seem normal until they saw what looked like a flame coming from one the planes. (((dwayne farnsworth, event organizer) "you could hear an audible something it wasn't an explosion like you see on the movies but you could hear something and then the plane took just a trajectory, it fell fm like. )) ((paul joncich)) the pilot managed to jump and parachute to safety as the plane plunged into a home. two people were inside and they managed to escape.. ((christianne klein)) a jetblue flight landed safely after being struck by lighting earlier today. the flight was headed to bermuda from new york- it had already been diverted for a mechanical issue when it was struck. the plane landed safely at logan international airport in boston.
replacements of samsung's galaxy note 7 will be available this wednesday. regulators recalled the smartphone last week after dozens of people reported that the note 7 caught fire while charging. the fires were traced to a battery problem believed to affect point-one-percent of the two-point-five million phones sold worldwide since august. note 7 users can pick up their free replacement from samsung, their wireless carrier or the store where they bought the phone./// ((christianne klein)) if you're a g you're in luck. harry potter's boyhood home is on the market. vernon and petunia dursley's 4 privet drive is on the market. the real-world house is in the suburban town of bracknell... about 25 miles west of london. the county also is home to the windsor castle- and neighbors would include the u.k. prime minister. but- don't forget your checkbook. the house is listed for about six-hundred- twenty thousand u.s. dollars. and it's up to you on what...
this is 8 news now at four. ((paul joncich)) for decades, codeine has been children. but now a new report is warning doctors and parents about some potentially deadly dangers. don champion has more from dallas. a new report from the american academy of pediatrics says doctors and parents should stop giving codeine to children under 18. codeine has been linked to dangerous side effects and rare deadly breathing reactions, but some doctors still prescribe it
(sot dr. randall flick/ mayo clinic) there have been deaths associated with codeine use in children undergoing tonsillectomy but not just tonsillectomy. / and particularly children who have problems with sleep apnea. (track) the body turns codeine into morphine and experts say, depending on how fast the body breaks it down, some children get too much of the drug. (don champion on cam bridge) despite previous warnings from the a-a-p and the fda, the drug is still available in over the counter (track) dr. randall flick from the mayo clinic was part of an fda panel last year that found no evidence codeine works for cough. and when it comes to pain, there are safer alternatives including oxycodone. (sot dr. randall flick/ mayo clinic) the risks of using oxycodone are different and much less than those with codeine (track) and dr. flick says when it comes to treating pain after tonsillectomies.. medications like acetaminophen
don champion, cbs news, dallas ((paul joncich)) an fda review found there were 21 deaths from codeine in children from 1965 to 2015 and more than 60 cases of severe breathing reactions. /// ((christianne klein)) as part of national preparedness month the red cross is urging you to get out and give blood this fall. they need help restocking their shelves following a significant summer shortage. it's made it extra challenging to meet patient needs should a disaster or emergency occur. donating we've posted a link on how you can get involved on our website at las vegas now dot com./// ((paul joncich)) a professional clown says a couple of jokers are giving her profession a bad wrap. ((christianne klein)) >> how she's defending her career after she says a few bad apples are spoiling the fun for everyone else.. that's comiing up next on the valley's news leader.///
heck voted to protect perks for politicians like himself, allowing congressmen to travel on private jets at taxpayer expense and voted members of congress, like himself,
taxpayer-funded healthcare for life. heck even voted to allow congressmen to take their pay during a government shutdown. congressman heck is what's wrong with washington. dscc is responsible
two teenagers in mcduffie county cited for scaring people in clown masks last week. that was just one report of ((christianne klein)) >> these sightings aren't just scaring families -- it's also hurting business. brooke zauner spoke with one professional clown who says this problem is no laughing matter. walk into a birthday party ((nat sound bite)) "i'm looking for someone named kaden!" you'll probably find someone like pam chinnery ((nats clown)) better known as "pammy the clown" at the center of the room it's like any other business, any other profession but pam didn't always know she
that's ok that is until one little girl changed everything ever since -- she began working as a professional clown ((nats)) for more than three decades my clown voice is a cross between my niece when she was 4 and elmer fud ((nat clown voice)) her job is making headlines her job is making headlines recently -- and not for good reasons dressed as clowns are scaring and luring children into wooded areas. ((quick sot)) that is so sad for me. it breaks my heart those reports hit closer to home after two mcduffie county teenagers were cited for wearing clown masks and scaring kids "i don't want people to be afraid of clowns because of this, because of what's happened" while pam hasn't lost business --
sot)) i've gotten prank phone calls. she even made this i-d card to wear when she's in costume -- and put a label on her car "yeah, i'm a little timid but of course my character isn't scary" after all the negativity -- pammy the clown -- is focusing on the positive "that's not what we're about. we're about joy. we're about laughter. we're about fun. we're about making people's lives easier," ((christianne klein)) while pammy the clown hasn't lost business -- she says she now worries o in a costume. she says that many people work as professional clowns for a living -- and she doesn't want their reputations to be tarnished because of these pranks./// toss to weather ((tedd florendo)) ( the heat returns this week and it's hotter today than yesterday with triple-digits around the region. winds increased as forecasted as well but still remain below
single digit humidity readings. and we're a few degrees warmer than yesterday. ................................ .. afternoon highs hot around the valley with temps hottest over to the east side of town where we're lower in elevation. especially for the east and southeast neigbhorhoods. not-as-hot for the locales on the west side of town especiy mountains where it appears to be coolest. ................................ .... regional temps also stayed hot with hottest temps in laughlin and death valley. although we definitely got hotter for the colorado river valley from mesquite all the way down to the searchlight. more tolerable temps in the 90's for the central great basin where they also had some wind develop too. ................................ ... ..... u.s. temps show get stay hot only in the desert southwest but the
temps in the 100's. still hot also for the northern plains and the mid-atlantic states with muggy conditions there down to the deep south. ................ ................... .......... doppler radar looking clear again across the region with most of the precip up in the pacific northwest. looking at the high mexico/texas to continue to progress northward and bring hotter weather this week; specifically late week. looking at the next system to roll tro the state to increase wind this weekend and especially next week. ...... ............................. ................ here's the forecast. 80's by morning with clear skies and winds finally calming down overnight. should be comfortable and clear by morning wit wake-up temps in the 80's again. tomorrow expect a high of 106 again and hotter. we could see some light breezes returning again tomorrow. ................................ ... .................... extended temps show hotter temps as we head through the week.
game at six on friday.. and then we'll have a complete wrap of that game at 11./// ((christianne klein)) a very special reunion for three brothers in arkansas. (( " daddy! daddy! " )) ((christianne klein)) >> a father returning home from deployment surprised his triplet sons at a bowling alley over the weekend. master sergeant brian johnson more than four months the boys were aiming for a strike -- but they soon realized it was going to be a perfect game either way. (( ((master sgt. brian johnson, us air force)) "to hear my kids say that they think of me as a hero -- is very special to me and makes me proud.")) ((christianne klein)) >> and get this, master sgt brian johnson says after deployment -- he likes to take his shoes off and touch the carpet because the carpet feels different when he's on u.s. soil.'./// ((christianne klein)) there are some big plans in the works over in henderson...
news leader, mayor any hafen talks about what's cooking >> in the area from new restaurants to even more shopping. ((christianne klein)) >> las vegas has topped the list of most fun cities in america. coming up at 5... see what landed us there... and where henderson and north las vegas ranked among the rest of the country./// ((paul joncich)) henderson is known for not in 1803, a man bought the territory of louisiana for 42 cents an acre. that was the greatest deal ever. now you can get my jumbo breakfast platter for just $2.99. take that history. scrambled eggs, eight mini pancakes, a hash brown, and your choice of bacon or sausage. it's the greatest deal since the louisiana purchase. sort of. the jumbo breakfast platter just $2.99 for a limited time.
i'm catherine cortez masto and i come from a big family. a whole lot of people. and a whole lot of food. my dad's family was from mexico. my mom's was from italy. 60 years ago they met here in nevada and we grew as a family really grew as a family. dad got his
start parking cars at the dunes hotel. but he went on to be the head of tourism for las vegas and helped build the city we know today. dad lived his life following three principles, work hard, be honest and respect everyone, that's what i tried to do as
trials, but it's shopping and restaurants. ((christianne klein)) >> this week in our mondays with the mayor segment, mayor any hafen talks about what you can expect to see popping up in the future. ((kirsten joyce)) mayor, thank you so much for coming in ... we know there are a lot of new restaurants and businesses are always opening up in henderson.. them in? mayor andy hafen one of the things we try to do is promote our 'premiere' status if you will. we try to promote the quality of life, we're business friendly. our economic development team is the best. they're out there interviewing people, recruiting people, they're got programs going on, they've got conferences. a lot of work for them to do, but it's been very successful, we have 2 chick-fil-a's coming up this year, and another costco in west henderson in 2018. ((kirsten joyce)) that's fantastic cuz it's always jammed whenever i go down there
it is! that's where i go too! ((kirsten joyce)) we all love our costco shopping. question 2: there is quite a bit of construction in the valley.. and henderson is not exempt. any updates you can share on projects being finished or new projects starting? mayor andy hafen first off, seeingorange.com that's a good one to find out what's going on .. and henderson we constructed from boulder hwy clear out to lake mead, a lot of construction there. started in january, we'll finish in september. we'll have a new bridge at newport going across the wash. residents in that area should be happy with us. in anthem, we have volunteer, we're widening that, we're repaving executive, we've got a lot of things going on there. and paseo verde, a big east- west street in henderson. a lot of construction going on there so good stuff! ((kirsten joyce)) it is good stuff, i've seen a lot of houses also go up on
mayor andy hafen you bet! ((kirsten joyce)) we know henderson has been ranked as one of america's safest cities, but how can the community get more information about your police department? mayor andy hafen we have this great app that we're trying to steer everyone in henderson to. it's called henderson police. if you'll just get on your app store, it comes right up. there's a lot of good info on that, you can do police reporting, we actually have maps of sex offenders there, questions on jail, a o people to is another little app within that app. it's called next door, it's a social media. you can click, on under social in that henderson police dept app. it's a great thing, get online and try it out. ((kirsten joyce)) >> thank you so much for coming >> to submit a question... just head to las vegas now dot com.. and click on the banner that says monday mornings with the
after a pair of bombings in new york and new jersey. but what are police learning about the suspect's motives... now that he's in custody. ((denise valdez)) >> cone zones. they frustrate us... but each of them serves a purpose. and if a new measure isn't passed in november... many of our roads won't get the much needed improvements. ((dave courvoisier)) >> with just one month until the final presidental debate... the pressure is on for unlv to