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downtown residents festival restrictions are downright ugly. the issues we're learning about before tomorrow's big kick-off. ((dave courvoisier)) right now, life is beautiful but restrictions are making it ugly. we'll take a look at that. just how costly is that mercury bill. we'll take a look at it. from warm to chilly. not seen in a while. now, live this is 8 news now at 11:00. well, this beautiful music festival starts tomorrow and we're already experiencing problems right now. mauricio mar tonight with more. mauricio? ((m and the festival is making it impossible to get inside of their homes. >> good evening, for the next
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be getting ready out of las vegas and folks who live there year around say the festival is making it hard to deal with. so many problems that they're dealing with. basically life is beautiful is coming and it's not and basically they have us caged in like animals. i don't have a car. i work at mcdonald at 30th and i can't these barriers. lights from surrounding art exhibits are also beaming through apartment windows of those living outside the festival perimeter. we reached out to life is beautiful organizers. they tell us they've worked to help address concerns. they're running a shuttle running every 30 minutes for residents to get around the perimieter of the festival. ((mauricio marin)) >> traffic is another big issue. there are numerous streets already closed off. many others are about to shut
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re-open until the festival wraps. >> so those who commute in the area will have to likely find other ways to get around. fremont will be closed from las vegas boulevard to 11th street as many artists take multiple stages from 2 in the afternoon until one in the morning friday through sunday. some locals and out of towners we talked with say they can't wait for their favorite artist to take the stage: (( beya ikeda/local ready for life is beautiful "i'm looking forward to aeing, leon bridges, seven lions, the on four, who else, jay cole." laura flaherty/visitor: "catfish in the bottle neck. if they see this definitey us back stage. jane's addiction been a big fan of them for 20 years so love to see them." )) ((mauricio marin)) >> despite the troubles some might be experiencing--- organizers say they're working to put on a good show to keep people coming back to las vegas. the festival includes food tastings, art exhibits and comedy shows in addition to dozens of musicians. ((mauricio marin)) >> and a new policy this year
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admission wristbands can only exit and re-enter once a day for security reasons. they have to be back inside the gates by 9-pm. reporting live...mauricio marin. 8 news now./// ((dave courvoisier)) all new at 11... north las vegas police are investigating a deadly crash at lake mead boulevard and wilkinson way... that's near pecos. it happened just before 7:30. police say a man on foot was killed. the truck remained on scene. the collision is under investigation/// ((denise valdez)) a newly-released arrest reportt vegas doctor that he inappropriately touched a patient -- and police believe there could be more victims. shakala alvaranga has been pouring through the documents and has more on this story. shakala? ((shakala alvaranga)) >> denise, the arrest report gives an in-depth look at the accusations being brought forth by an alleged victim. 50 year old jorge burgos was arrested wednesday morning on three lewdness charges. tonight, we learned that back in 20-11 ... another patient of his, also accused him of kissing her.
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disturbing new details emerge about what allegedly took place inside a local doctor's exam room. in the report, the alleged victim struggled through tears to tell police her side of the story. incidents reportedly dating back to early august, the victim tells investigators that during a doctor visit, burgos hugged her and kissed her on the neck. she also says burgos, who is inappropiately put his mouth on her breast and entered her exam room during a pap smear -- knowing what was happening behind the closed door. cesi garcia, watched the arrest unfold wednesday. (( de repente, com a la hora, mire que sacaron a un doctor esposado.)) she says: "all of a sudden, police had a doctor in handcuffs." (( se sorprende uno.)) "it's shocking." ... she adds. the victim says she told her mother about burgos' flirtatious acts.
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shouldn't pay attention to it. she decided to tell her story ... in case there may be other victims. investigators have received multiple calls from people defending burgos. he has no prior arrest record. ((shakala alvaranga)) burgos posted bail this morning. he can legally return to work even though he has a criminal case pending against him. the nevada state board of medical examiners say his license to practice is still active. shakala alvaranga 8 news now. /// ((d >> shakala, police believe there are other victims... why might they not have come forward? ((shakala alvaranga)) >> denise, the alleged victim told police burgos caters to mostly illegal residents, who would not do anything about inappropriate behavior. anyone who has information about this case can remain anonymous when they call crime stoppers. back to you./// ((dave courvoisier)) we're learning how much clean-up of the mercury contamination at walter johnson junior high school is costing
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news now... totaling 15-thousand 800-dollars for work done by two companies. "insurance restoration services" charged the school district just over 13-thousand dollars for decontamination and cleaning labor and equipment rental. "risknomics" charged nearly 28-hundred dollars for project coordination and a field tech hygienist. there will be additional operational costs to the school to make up days lost to the decontamination process./// ((denise valdez)) died dwon for the most part -- now we're staring a different weather phenomenon in the face -- it's going to be noticeably cooler tomorrow morning. tedd's here with a first check of your weather. how cool are we talking?/// ((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 seeing some drops move in for southern zones overnight. temps stay warm today but we'll
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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 early tomorrow. we'll have an more detailed update on your weather coming up at 4. ((dave courvoisier)) congressman joe heck is dealing with an unwelcome distraction in the heat of his senate race campaign... his 19-year-old son's online behavior. representative heck's campaign has resd buzzfeed article brought light to racist, misogynistic, and anti-semitic online language on reddit. plus, posts using offensive language against people with intellectual disabilities. those posts from joseph heck the third, who goes by joey, have since been deleted. in a statement to 8 news now, joey heck writes that he is truly sorry and asks for forgiveness. he says he has chosen to go to counseling to work through his issues. in a separate statement, the
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his decision to seek counseling. congressman heck, a republican, is in the thick of the race to replace retiring senator harry reid. he's opposed by former nevada secretary of state, democrat catherine cortez masto. the candidates will debate right here on 8 news now... on october 14-th./// ((denise valdez)) sources tell the 8 news now i-team that there is a blockbuster piece of evidence in the f-b-i investigation into las vegas city councilman ricki barlow... it's an informant. we're told the informt months and that there is powerful audio and video evidence against the councilman. agents are reportedly looking at financial links between barlow and roxann mccoy's consulting firm. we found several links and payments between the two... but our sources tell us the fbi is looking at payments off the books as well. federal officials served the city of las vegas with a records request this week. requests for comments from barlow, his attorney, and
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now, this investigation has inflitrated the political world as well -- taking us back to the senate race between congressman joe heck and catherine cortez masto. nevada's state rapid response director, republican john burke, tweeted a picture of masto with state senator kelvin atkinson and suggested --quote-- "another friend" --unquote-- of the candidate was involved in political corruption. burke apparently mistook atkinson for barlow. both men are black. burke later tweeted that the apologized./// ((dave courvoisier)) we're just four days away from the first presidential debate. hillary clinton is spending nearly all that time off the campaign trail. she's preparing with top advisers at her chappequa, new york home. donald trump, on the other hand, is taking the exact opposite approach: (( donald trump: "i mean i've seen some people do so much prep work that when they get out there they can't speak." )) ((dave courvoisier)) >> trump is rejecting the traditional approach of doing mock debates and there will be no clinton stand-in.
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a new quinnipiac poll out today shows that clinton's lead in battleground states colorado and virginia... is shrinking./// ((dave courvoisier)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters for all the races that matter to you... on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// ((denise valdez)) protesters have packed the streets of charlotte for a third straight night... in protest of the deadly officer-involved shooting of keith scott. charlotte's mayor has imposed a curfew... but some stragglers remained in order. and new tonight... scott's family is calling for the release of dashboard and body camera footage of the shooting that they were shown behind closed doors. those who have seen the video say it's unclear if scott was armed or not when he was shot. police say he was -- his family has said he was holding a book./// ((denise valdez)) in tulsa, oklahoma a warrant has been issued for the police officer who shot and killed terence crutcher. he was unarmed.
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tomorrow to face a felony first degree manslaughter charge. the tulsa county district attorney deemed the shooting to be criminal after reviewing video footage./// ((dave courvoisier)) black lives matter demonstrators inside a clark county courtroom this morning say their protest isn't quite over. public defender erica ballou respected judge douglas herndon's instructions for her not to wear her black lives matter pin in the courtroom. hernson called it a political viewpoint. supporters questioned lives stripes would be allowed in the courtroom. judge herndon said if he received complaints about other lapels they would be subject to removal as well. some said they intend to test the matter at future court dates./// ((denise valdez)) a bizarre shooting near las vegas boulevard and craig. police say the intended victim flipped the script when he shot a man who was trying to rob him. the victim was meeting a woman he met on an online dating site. metro says it was a set-up and
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the first man shot the suspect... identified as devennyon hamler. he has non life-threatening injuries at umc. he has been booked in absentia. jovonna holleman also faces charges. the attempted victim was not hurt./// ((dave courvoisier)) fueled by fun, another unique world championship has rolled into las vegas. if you've never see '3 wall ball' - you not alone. chris will share details of this fast and furious sport coming up in sports. but first, is your t-v sucking your energy bill for more than you think? are leaving out a key detail when it comes to your tube. next.///
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[ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam that tricked hundreds of seniors into donating to fraudulent charities, totaling millions. and when a shady tarkanian deal went bust, sticking taxpayers with the bill. why would we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
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student says her classmates chanted the n-word on the bus. listen for yourself. (((nats) "one two three four how many n are in my store?"..i can say the students are very remorseful.")) jayla johnson recorded the video after she says they refused to stop chanting the word.
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disciplinary action. he says the students were repeating words from an online video protesting the way young black men are treated....and the students who chanted were all either black, latino or asian./// ((dave courvoisier)) it's time for news you can use.. and first up.. could your energy efficient t-v be a fraud? a new study by the natural resources defense council looked at high-definition tv's. the tv's did receive the government's stamp of approval but it says the tests often don't match how tv's are used in actual homes, where it contends energy use is a lot higher. the study contends some manufacturers are not informing consumers... that a simple setting-change, like increasing the brightness level, can significantly increase the amount of energy their tv's are using./// ((dave courvoisier)) >> it may be one of the largest cybersecurity breaches ever... yahoo says data "associated with at least 500 million user
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"state-sponsored actor" was behind the data breach---meaning an individual acting on behalf of a government. the breach is believed to have occurred in late 2014. yahoo says account information stolen may include names, email addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, passwords and security questions and answers./// ((dave courvoisier)) >> a california company is giving consumers a cheaper alternative to some of the drones on the market. flybrix launched a do-it-yourself drone made from legos. the flybrix kit comes in two which sells for one hundred and eighty nine dollars. it works with an app. the deluxe version sells for two hundred and forty nine dollars. it comes with a hand-held controller. both can be purchased online.///
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tomorrow. tedd? ((tedd florendo)) ((( it's been a cloudy and muggy day in the valley with showers mainly staying east of the region. temps have stayed on the cool side with highs only in the 80's today thanks to all the cloud cover through the morning and afternoon. winds have been slightly breezy today and big winds in the forecast for thursday. ................................ ... ... temps have been mostly in the throughout the region and definitely below average for this time of year. mid 80's for the east part of the valley this afternoon and really not touching into the 90's this time around. we're supposed to be around 92 this time of year and it looks like we won't even reach that. not as warm for those areas on the west side of town where we're higher in elevation.
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and we stayed cool up in kyle canyon today ................................ ... ................ regional temps also stayed warm but below average as well. not expecting to reach into the 90's today, but there were some areas around the region that hit 90's especially in death valley. warm there and laughlin again as usual. cooler up in the great basin with temps also mild up in reno. still plenty of clouds around,. ................................ ... .................. looking at the radar the bulk of the rain stayed east and south which is why we only put a 30% chance for our region yesterday. some areas to the east actually picked up .04 to .20 of an inch near kingman earlier today. ......... .......................... ................... futurecast shows the rain
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here this evening as the rain stays east again this evening. then expect a lull in any rain chances until tomorrow we're the next system coming in off the coast will increase our chances again by afternoon and thursday a.m. the possiblity of isolated t'storms is also in the forecast for that time frame. ................................ ... ................ here's the forecast. lows dropping close to 70 tonight with only slight shower chances for this evening and overnight. winds stay a little breezy at times, but we may stay warm due to the cloud cover. morrow expect a high clo to 90 with both clouds and nong wi ower chances increastater in e day and especiallyn the eningo ssible. ............................ingo ... ........... tended forecast shows ey 80's wy pect strong wind on thursday th those shower chances r e fir) dave courvoisier))n thursday > the vandals stole a win om un. ((denise valdez)) >> they meet again, but this time with tony sanchez leading the charge. ((chris maathuis)) >> can't imagine unlv not covering the 15 points in saturday's game. the rebels have better talent, but can they slow down the vandals. that big question will be answered saturday plus... here's a game that was born in america... details on the 3 wallball world championships, coming up here on channel 8.
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don't believe... don't believe... don't believe joe heck's attacks. catherine cortez masto has always served with integrity. as a federal prosecutor and attorney general... she made sex trafficking a felony crime. she worked with the bush and obama administrations to combat terrorism. as attorney general, she helped reduce crime. that's why she's endorsed by law enforcement across nevada. catherine cortez masto. catherine cortez masto. i trust her to keep us safe. i'm catherine cortez masto,
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favorite to beat idaho this saturday. seems a bit conservative.... but this is unlv... history not on their side. both teams are 1-2 on the season... both teams are hungry for a win. both are coming off big loses.. and both teams can run and pass the ball. it's ironic the similarities. paul petrino/idaho coach: "it's a very important game, over the summer you circle it's a very important game and one that we've got to do a great job of preparing and executing and going ((chris maathuis)) unlv and idaho kick off at 6 pm.. it'll be the vandals first trip to las vegas since 2005. last time they were here, the rebs won 34-31 thursday night lights... it's mojave visiting sunrise mountain. miners mauling the rattlers, already leading 18-zip.. and check out the catch by tyree hayes over the shoulder... 'that's as good as it gets'
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this time to dalton peterson, who powers his way into the endzone.. that was one of many, many touchdowns... miners roll 54-zip. the lady rebels are going to play in t-mobile arena this december. they're playing in the 'play for kay' tourney. unlv's opening round game in the 3 day event will have em tipping off against oregon state... who made it to the final four last year. 7 of the teams in the tourney posted 20 wins or more last season ... so a big deal for kathy olivier we've been reporting for months on the new nhl practice facility to be built in summerlin. foley along with the the howard hughes corporation announced today the signing of a 20-year ground lease for two rink practice facility. as we first mentioned months ago. the facility will be built on 5 acres near red rock resort and just east of downtown summerlin. ((chris maathuis)) if you can dream it... las vegas will host it and sometimes it works. the 2016 world championships in
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you've got world class handball, paddleball and racquetball competitors playing in the shadow of the cities tallest landmark.
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so i'll say yes." michelle key/top female: "he's so good especially outdoor he takes his game to another level it really showcases his athleticism." 600 competitors from 27 states will ball out for a share of 50 grand. brett harnett/former champ: "you have players who've been playing outdoors 3 wall ball for years, they have an advantage over us guys indoor guys so we give em hell if we ca ((denise valdez))
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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 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
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((dave courvoisier)) a protester pied
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and then the mayor beat him up! the mayor happens to be former phoenix suns star kevin johnson. after johnson was pied he punched the man multiple times in the face. the suspect was arrested. johnson apologized and has not been charged./// ((chris maathuis)) they're having a hard time filling the seats at minnesota twins games... so today when detroit's jacoby jones whacked a foul ball into the stands... there was no one around. several fans went on the hunt and couldn't find the ball! after an extensive search one man found the souvenir./// on tuesday, november 8-th millions of americans will go to the polls to cast their vote for president -- but one may have to vote from off planet. nasa astronaut kate rubins doesn't know yet whether she'll return to earth in late october as planned due to technical issues on an upcoming russian launch. she has an absentee ballot, just in case. it lists her address as "low-earth orbit."/// ((dave courvoisier)) that's all for us live
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>> the late show with stephen colbert is next with anthony anderson. we'll see you back here tomorrow night.///
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what kind of person would misuse the topic of rape in a political campaign? joe heck, that's who. the truth 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
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