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stadium... we'll see why one group is behind it . ((michael stevens)) >> plus... getting around downtown las vegas... is about to get easier. we'll tell you about a new program from the rtc./// ((kirsten joyce)) >> and... showers are falling in parts of the valley this morning. sherry will tell us how long they will last in your weather now forecast. ((michael stevens)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 s ((michael stevens)) breaking news we have an active barricade situation this is a live look out of charleston and bruce. ((kirsten joyce)) it began about so far metro tells us that the barricade has been going on since 10:45 last night. after he shot his gun in the air. when police arrived he he locked himself inside his house and hasn't came out./// ((kirsten joyce))
the one point nine billion dollar stadium plan that's now in lawmakers hands. thanks for joining us i'm kirsten joyce. ((michael stevens)) >> and i'm michael stevens in for brian loftus. nevadans for common good say the risks far outweigh the benefits to taxpayers. here are what they call seven hidden risks: taxpayers will bear the risk of a stadium bond, room taxes won't be sufficient when the next recession hits, not choosing revenue bonds hurts taxpayers. will increase costs to the public, it limits other projects, ((carl scarborough, st. elizabeth roman catholic church we estimate that choosing a 33-year bond instead of a more standard 20 -year bond is an additional 250 million dollars of tax money that will have to go to pay off that debt that's a deal that works for investors but i'm not sure that that's a deal that works for taxpayers )) ((michael stevens)) >> the plan is now in the hands of lawmakers.
rain this morning... but the east side is nice and dry. an area of showers are sliding south to north. .............. partly cloudy skies on the east side of the valley... and the air is somewhat humid. ............ temps are in the 70s in most neighborhoods. let's take a look at the roads with demetria ((demetria obilor))
the open house will be north las vegas campus at 9 a.m. the event will help students learn how to transition from the closed private college to the state's largest and most affordable college. because itt tech wasn't a regionally accredited institution, many credits will not transfer to csn or any other regionally accredited institution./// ((michael stevens)) today is the last day of g-2-e.... and vendors are showing off all
voice was at the expo to premier the new voice video game slots. former commisionner david stern will be a featured speaker at today's expo. he'll speaking to over 25-thousand gaming industry professionals at the venetian ballroom inside the sands expo the expo is being hosted by the american gaming association./// ((kirsten joyce)) if you work or live in downtown las vegas, there's now a new way to get around while avoiding traffic. the regional transportation commission is launching their program called "bike share." if riders get a flat, they can rent a different bike at nearby stations to replace it. a total of 21 stations have been installed all over downtown las vegas. the rtc received a one million dollar federal grant to purchase the equipment including 180 bikes. it will cost an estimated 600-thousand dollars a year to run the system. ((ron floth - bicycle and community coordinator, rtc: folks will be able to walk up to a dock, check out a bike from one location and ride it to another and check back in.))
reduce congestion in the area, depending on the number of rentals. it cost 4 bucks for 30 minutes... 8 dollars for a day... and 20 bucks for a month. but bikes can only be rented out for 30 minutes at a time. riders who plan to keep them longer, need to re-check the bikes at the nearest station./// ((kirsten joyce)) the lion king is making a comeback . a wonderful phrase hakuna matata! ain't no passing craze )) ((michael stevens)) >> we'll tell you about the new announcement disney is making to get the film back on the big screen. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and hillary clinton get's some much needed support from one of her former rivals, that's next on good day./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten
i'm catherine cortez masto and
i approve this message. they're bringing drugs, they're bringing crime, they're rapists. narrator: and joe heck says "i have high hopes we'll see donald trump become president." i don't know what i said, aah... narrator: heck says he "completely supports" trump. i would bomb the [bleep] out of them. narrator: and heck? reporter: you trust him having his finger on the nuclear button? heck: i do. reporter: why do you say that? heck: why wouldn't i? narrator: donald trump and joe heck.
jeruslalem right now to pay their final respects to father of israel. the nobel peace prize laureate passed away at a tel aviv hospital - two weeks after suffering a major stroke. peres was 93./// marlins announcer: symbollically at 2:16 the hearse carrying jose fernandez left with an escort the entire marlins team walked it out marlins way and the funeral procession began. the miami marlins continuing to mourn the loss of their teammate jose fernandez. the team and fans gathered before yesterday's ball game for the funeral motorcade departure a private funeral mass will be held today for his family.... including marlin players and personnel. fernandez passed away at the age of 24 after a boat crash. authorities have not yet determined the cause of the boat crash early sunday into a rock
((michael stevens)) on the campaign trail, donald trump continues to lash out at hillary clinton, attacking her record as a diplomat and saying she isn't fit to lead... while hillary clinton gets a little help from her friends bernie sanders and michelle obama. first lady michelle obama: >> when making life or death war or peace pop off lash out irrationally. we need a grown up in the white house. butt too sen. bernie sanders/(d) "this election is enormously important for the future of our country. it is imperative that we is your local election headquarters throughout the 8 news now is your local election headquarters
season... on air and online at las vegas now dot com. /// ((michael stevens)) hakuna matata! what a wonderful phrase ((kirsten joyce)) >> yes it is the lion king is making a come -back with a new twist. that story is coming up next on good day./// timon: hakuna matata! what a wonderful phrase no passing craze pumba: it means no worries
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 new movie. 'the lion king' is one of the biggest animated films of all time at one point breaking several box office records and the movie won several academy and grammy a release date has not been set for the new movie./// sherry how's the weather today? sherry how's the weather today?
to september is on. october blows in this weekend and starts off really cool next week. ............. but first we'll get back to warmer low 90s friday and saturday. ............. then gusty winds ahead of a chilly system dropping into the west will open the door for chilly 70s next week and lows in the 50s. let's take a look at the roads with demetria
possibility of exploding... ((michael stevens)) >> the safety issues being reported on its washing machines. that story and more coming up on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader./// ' now good day. ((kirsten joyce)) ((kirsten joyce)) 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,
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
head to our 8 news now facebook page.. and upload a pic of you decorating your house wt fall! 8 lucky viewers will be chosen to win an 8 news now mug! the winners will be announced friday during the 6am newscast./// ((kirsten joyce)) fall "premiere week" is actually two weeks long here on cbs. the return of "code black" welcomed back a new face to the cast... rob lowe! yesterday we spoke with him about his debut in this weeks episode. (( rob lowe: they grab you by the throat in the first two minutes- make it impossible for you to turn away and then by the end of it you're crying and i was looking at the show i was like how do they do that .. that is really extraordinary.. i was really excited to jump on board.. marcia
too )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> lowe plays colonel ethan willis... a military doctor pulled from afghanistan to teach what he's learned
to e-r staff./// we'll be right back./// ((michael stevens)) don't believe... don't believe... don't believe joe heck's attacks. catherine cortez masto has always served
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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?? one of las vegas' roads is getting a major upgrade! the new improvements added on blue diamond.. to keep drivers and pedestrians safe. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus -- a south carolina elementary remains school closed.. after a shooting. what police say happened.. when a teen shot several students and staff. ((michael stevens)) >> and, some overnight showers have left streets wet. sherry will let us know if we need the umbrella again for your thursday. >> 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((michael stevens)) >> developing this morning... a barricade situation, near charleston and bruce has ended. thanks for waking up with us. i'm michael stevens in for brian. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce. our crew on scene says police have taken someone into custody... police have been out there for nearly 6- hours negotiating with