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after a gunman opens fire. what we know about the man he's accused of killing... before heading to an elementary school. ((paul joncich)) and there's a lot of excitement surrounding the possibility of the raiders moving to las vegas. we hear from one group that' as they try to keep a 2- billion- dollar stadium from happening. ((christianne klein)) and hillary clinton... teams up with her former competition. who she's hoping to win over... as the democrat campaigns with bernie sanders.///
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((paul joncich)) >> and i'm paul joncich. nevadans for common good say the risks far outweigh the benefits to taxpayers. sharie johnson outlines the seven reasons they oppose it.
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projects, it's historically been a money pit and based on unrealistic projections. the plan is now in the hands of lawmakers. it's cleared every local hurdle... including the tourism committee clark county commisioner steve sisolak chairs... saying the project makes everyone a winner./// ((christianne klein)) >> the group says a better plan is to have revenue bonds pay the debt instead of general obligation bonds./// ((christianne klein)) >> pt at 6' about the proposed n-f-l stadium in las vegas. bob says "with the resort fees out of control and now parking fees at mgm joints... vegas would be crazy to increase the room tax at this time." terri disagrees... "if done correctly, this could be the cornerstone of major economic development for an area. look at how century link field and safeco field have helped seattle." but janet says her "concerns are the crime elements that will come with a stadium. until we have our current issues under control we should not add
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everyday... just go to our 8 news now facebook page./// ((tedd florendo)) ((( skies are starting to cloud up a little from the south and we see some moisture come in from mexico. some points south seeing a few light passing showers right now with only slight possiblities for the region tonight. we see temps cooler than light for now. dewpoints and humidity still remain quite low but will go up tomorrow as more moisture works its way up from the south. ..... .............................. .................. tonight expect temps staying warm to mild. cool by wednesday morning with more clouds developing and shower chances tomorrow. tonight clouds will increase but winds will remain light for the most part. then expecting temps to be nice and mild by the 11pm
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what to expect tomorrow coming up in full weather.
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(sot - marc ford/parent) "obviously it's not a phone call you ever want to get, but in the end everything worked out, for my son at least, he's okay." police say another 9-1-1 call lead them to a home about two miles away... inside, the body of the alleged gunman's father. (sot - capt. garland major, anderson county sheriff's) "this is going to be a very slow methodical, meticulous investigation, won't have all the answers 171230" classes are canceled for the remainder of the week at townville elementary school.. and counselors are avaie ((paul joncich)) >> it's unclear what motivated the killing and the shooting at the elementary school./// ((christianne klein)) people in san diego are asking police for more answers... after an unarmed black man was shot and killed just outside the city. officers say they were called to the scene after reports of a mentally unstable person walking in and out of traffic. when police arrived... they say alfred olongo was acting erratically... and not responding to commands. that's when they say he pulled
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and held it up like you would hold a gun. that's when an officer opened fire, killing him. it's not clear just yet what olongo was holding... but police say it was not a gun./// ((paul joncich)) another premiere... right here on cbs. we hear from the stars of "code black"... to see what rob lowe's character is expected to add to the show.///
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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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when the billionaire koch brothers call, congressman joe heck has been answering. voting with the koch brothers' agenda 85% of the time. giving tax breaks to big oil companies and the super rich, but ending medicare as we know it and forcing cuts to social security. taking care of the koch brothers may be a good call for joe heck, but it doesn't work for nevada's working families. senate majority pac is responsible
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this is 8 news now at six-thirty. ((paul joncich)) hillary clinton joins an old rival to try to boost her support among millennials. she hit the campaign trail in new hampshire with bernie sanders. and as weijia jiang reports... her republican opponent, donald trump, made several stops in the midwest. hillary clinton and bernie sanders presented a united front at a campaign rally in new hampshire. the former rivals joined forces to urger voters to cast their ballots for clinton. "this election is enormously important for the future of our country, it is imperative that we elect hillary clinton has our next president" "thank you, bernie. thank you for your leadership and your support in this campaign." sanders won the state by 22 points in february's democratic primary. a monmouth university poll last week showed clinton leading donald
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trump focused his energy on midwestern states where the race is closer. trump courted polish americans during a morning stop in chicago. "the polish people are great people//a trump administration will be a true friend to poland and polish-americans." trump is still trying to shake off accusations of "fat shaming' former miss universe alicia machado. on tuesday, trump repeated his statement that machado "had gainea that it was "a real problem." his comments prompted the arizona republic to endorse hillary clinton. it's the first time the paper has ever backed a democrat for president, saying "trump's long history of objectifying women and his demeaning comments about women during the campaign are not just good-old-boy gaffes. they are evidence of deep character flaws." weijia jiang, cbs news, the white house.
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congested during his speech in chicago... in fact his sniffling went viral on twitter. cbs news reached out to the trump campaign to ask if he is ill. the campaign has not yet responded./// ((paul joncich)) and we're your local election headquarters... stay up to date on all things politics on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// ((christianne klein)) fbi director james comey testified before the house judiciary committee on fbi oversight earlier today. this sitdown ranged from background checks for gun purchases-- and even voter hacking concerns. comey says the fbi has a very low error rate, but could improve background checks when it comes to allowing people to purchase firearms. as for the hacking concerns... he says there have been several attempted intrusions but ensures it's hard to get into the election system itself since it is not connected to the internet./// ((christianne klein)) a new, yet familiar face is coming to saturday night
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election. ((paul joncich)) >> check out this promotion just released today... showing alec baldwin getting his hair and make-up done... to play donald trump on the sketch comedy show. ((christianne klein)) >> snl castmember kate mckinnon will continue her role as hillary clinton. in the past... the role of donald trump has been played by castmember taran killam... until announcer and former castmember darrell hammond took over./// ((paul joncich)) the hollywood remakes... just keep coming! ((christianne klein)) just keep coming! ((christianne klein)) >> coming up on the valley's news leader... how disney plans to honor the original "lion king"... as they remake it 22 years after the film's release./// announcer: you're watching 8 news now at
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politics should never come before basic health care, but that's the choice joe heck keeps making. women like me rely on planned parenthood for checkups and cancer screenings, joe heck voted ten times to take away their funding. heck even threatened to shut down the federal government to eliminate funding for planned parenthood. shutting down the government... taking away access to lifesaving care... just to score political points. joe heck should be ashamed. women vote is responsible
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comic genius and las vegas local -- jerry lewis -- is rolling out new projects both on stage and on the big screen. ((christianne klein)) about his new film and upcoming shows. she joins us with a preview of her sit down interview. ((denise valdez)) jerry lewis was part of the golden age of hollywood. he's won more awards and can tell more stories. and now in the twilight of his career -- he's back on the big screen -- in a dramatic role. (( nats movie trailer )) after a twenty year absence from
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life altering secret when his wife dies. during our exclusive interview -- we talked professional life -- like why he fell in love with this script -- and his personal love -- of his little rescue dogs! the film is a departure of how we're used to seeing the star. he reveals dramatic acting requires more of a delicate balance than comedy: "sometimes you can get carried away with that .. that you are indeed taking them to a place through your performance. you gotta watch it .. much more so than comedy .. comedy is just go and do it." )) ((denise valdez)) >> the 90 year old is sharp as a tack! he was heavily involved in editing the script while they were filming -- and also the casting of other actors. ((denise valdez)) >> so tonight at eleven -- you'll hear more from this hollywood legend.
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screen -- and i'll tell you where you can see him perform in person this weekend. ((christianne klein)) the fall television premieres continue right here on cbs. tonight... "code black" returns for a second season. i talked with star marcia gay harden and new castmember rob lowe about the changes this season: (( marcia gay harden: this year we have the added joy of having rob lowe joining the show.. rob lowe: it was a character unlike anything i've ever done before- based on real elite combat critical care unit in the united states army that come from afghanistan, they come from iraq and they take a sabbastical from the field and come to these urban hostpials to teach this cutting edge trauma knowledge that we've learned from 15 years of being at war )) ((christianne klein)) >> you can watch "code black" tonight at 10...
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tedd florendo ((( clouds have now taken over the region we're expecting more through the evening as well as moisture continues to sneak in from the south and east. showers have been mainly light for the most part but we're tomorrow. ................................ ... ........... temps stay warm to mild on this tuesday but most of the area seeing light winds and temps close to normal today. dewpoints and humidity are up with slight chances this evening with maybe a few spits of rain in the forecast for this evening. temps stay mild through the evening as well. ................................
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the east side of the valley where it's lower in elevation. the eastside had the warmest temps this afternoon but they stayed just near our normal 90 degree temps for this time in september. far west side of the valley stayed cooler with temps in the high 80's and far northwest part of town along with kyle canyon stayed coolest today. .......... . ............. temps across the u.s. looking cool up in the pacific northwest with warmer temps in the desert southwest. northern tier states cooling off with temps only in the mid 50's for the twin cities and mild for the southern plain states. gorgeous with low humidity for the mid-atlantic staes and warm and muggy in orlando this afternoon.
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radar images show showers moving in from the south probably brining some spits of showers this evening to some isolated areas. the bulk of rain coming in from the upper level low will reach us wednesday bringing more scattered showers and t'storm chances. high 80's tomorrow and could be cooler depending on cloud cover. ................................ ... ............ tonight expect a low of 70 degrees with plenty of clouds and light winds. could see a slight chance of a stray shower tonight as we stay cool overnight and clouds in the a.m. tomorrow expect a high of 87 with partly sunny with chances for showers and t'storms and more scattered. ................ ................... ................... extended forecast shows temps stay near average with another chance of showers/storms again thursday. ier by friday with wind increasing for the weekend. we'll warm up to the low 90's by the weekend with slight chancest week.
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fort worth texas today... carrying a giant flag behind it. he accelerated to 70- miles per hour to make sure the 28- hundred square foot flag waved in the wind. the world record title is "largest banner flown by a car or truck."/// ((christianne klein)) a washing machine... blasts ((paul joncich)) >> the simple fix samsung is suggesting... as its customers are dealing with exploding washers./// announcer: you're watching 8 news now at
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((christianne klein)) it's shaping up to be an unfortunate year for samsung. first the galaxy note 7 was recalled because it can burst into flames...
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some top- loading washers made between march 20-11 and april 20-16 have reportedly exploded... even breaking through one woman's wall. the consumer product safety commission suggested people only use the delicate cycle when washing bulky items./// ((christianne klein)) volkswagen is hoping to take over the electric car market. the company unveiled the "i-d" today... and it's expected to cost less than 30- thousand dollars. that's less than both the tesla model 3 and the chevrolet bolt. it will also have much longer range.... able to go almost 375 miles on a single charge. unfortunately for those of you wanting to get your hands on one... the i.d. won't go on sale until 2020./// ((christianne klein)) disney fans... get excited! today the studio announced it will remake "the lion king!" disney says they'll re-imagine the popular movie in a way similar to 'the jungle book' which hit theaters earlier this year. you can expect to hear music from the original song in the
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'the lion king' is one of the biggest animated films of all time... at one point breaking box office records and even winning academy and grammy awards. a release date has not been set for the new movie./// ((christianne klein)) thanks for watching 8 news now at 6:30. we're always on at las vegas now dot com and our app ... along with facebook and twitter. ((paul joncich)) now at 11... now at 11... have a good night./// have a good night./// [cell phone vibrating]
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en answering. voting with the koch brothers' agenda 85% of the time. giving tax breaks to big oil companies and the super rich, but ending medicare as we know it and forcing cuts to social security. taking care of the koch brothers may be a good call for joe heck, but it doesn't work for nevada's working families. senate majority pac is responsible
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this is "jeopardy!" today's contestants are a retired actuary from bay shore, new york... a statistician from bettendorf, iowa... and our returning champion,
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[ applause ] and now here is the host of "jeopardy!" -- alex trebek! thank you, johnny. thank you, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to our show. although it was not a runaway for seth in yesterday's game, he was leading going into final jeopardy! and that kind of intimidated one of his challengers who came up with the correct response at the end to replace him as champion. what's gonna happen today with erin and harold? we'll start finding out right now. good luck. players, here we go.

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