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the nfl stadium has been signed... now it's time to get the raiders here! what's next in the process of getting the team to the valley. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus -- president obama will be here in southern nevada. what he's expected to talk about.. just weeks before election day. ((brian loftus)) >> and, the winds have finally died down in the valley.. but mother nature is bringing back the heat. sherry takes a look at the upcoming warm week. >> 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) brian loftus >> thanks for waking up with us, i'm brian loftus. kirsten joyce >> i'm kirsten joyce. metro police have taken a man into custody.. after he barricaded himself inside a home with his father. ((brian loftus)) >> the stand- off wrapped up just before midnight.. on koa avenue, near sam's town.
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the son then went outside, got a gas can, went back inside the home and poured it in the house.. and on himself. he then turned on the gas... which prompted police to call southwest gas to shut down the line. officers also noticed the son had a handgun... the father was able to get out safely... no one was injured. /// ((kirsten joyce)) right now.. we want to get a check on your forecast. ((brian loftus)) >> sherry swensk is here with that. ((sherry swensk)) winds are much calmer and it's cool outside...
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60 mph winds yesterday. ............. temps are dropping to 60s and even 50s outside the valley. ............. and eventually some cooler north winds tomight and tomorrow. ................... a nice day today with sunshine and temps in the low 80s by the
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roads doing? ((demetria obilor)) we've got some police activity along northbound 95 and south rancho. it's off to the right side of the roadway. stay left and slow down.
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back to you./// ((brian loftus)) tomorrow, all eyes will be on las vegas... for the final be on las vegas... for the final presidential debate between hillary clinton and donald trump. here's a look inside the thomas and mack... about one- thousand student volunteers... five- thousand journalists... and hundreds of community leaders will be attending. there will also be at least one- thousand law enforcement officers. it cost the university 30- million dollars to put on the debate... and unlv says it was worth the investment. the university is also reportedly receiving 85- million
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publicity. the debate will air right here on channel 8... at 6pm. /// ((kirsten joyce)) president obama will be making a stop in las vegas.. to campaign for hillary clinton and catherine cortez masto... on sunday, october 23rd. he's expected to talk about the upcoming election for nevada families... and highlight clinton's economic plans. no word yet on the time or location of the event. /// ((kirsten joyce)) >> 8 news now is your local election headquarters.. on air and online at las vegas now dot com. /// ((brian loftus)) this week is national school bus safety week... making sure your children are kept safe. ((kirsten joyce)) >> we take a look at the most common mistakes made in school zones.. as well as other things drivers need to be aware of. ((brian loftus)) >> plus -- helping students achieve in the classroom. the grants several ccsd teachers received.. to help students do what they love. /// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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this is 8 news now good day)) ((kirsten joyce)) this year, the junior u teachers over 30- thousand dollars worth of education grants... to help fund classroom projects. the money will help create opportunities for students throughout this school year... in music, science, gardening, and literacy. one high school teacher is starting a robotics club: (( andrew may, mojave high school teacher: "my students are going to build a competition robot, it's the primary purpose of this project. they're going to compete against schools in the valley in a game." "they're going to be constructing, designing,
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going to compete with other students." )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> students will also have the chance to get gain valuable experience in the stem community... as well as future employers. /// sherry how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk))
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shopping outdoors. ........... gusty winds calmed down by lunch yesterday and northerly breezes will set up tomorrow to keep temps near normal. .............. they've got heat back east... we've
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60s right now and likely some 50s before daybreak. ............. southern california will feel the heat with santa ana winds... and a fire weather watch tomorrow out at the lake and winds. ..... temps in the 80s all week. even hotter near 90 degrees by saturday. thena slight chance of showers by monday.
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((kirsten joyce)) >> it's national school bus safety week...
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traffic./// hour we talk with (.........) who will share some tips on how parents can educate their kids as they wait for their bus, as well as inside. brian and kirsten? ((brian loftus)) >> what happens if you don't
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flashing? ((nia wong)) >> if you're caught...you could face a fine between 250 to 500 dollars. that's for the first offense.
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more than once....that fine could go up and get your license suspended. brian? let's get a check of the roads with demetria. /// let's send it over to demetria for a check of traffic./// ((demetria obilor)) tomorrow's debate at unlv takes place at 6pm and it will between 4pm and 10pm along i-15 south from sahara to 215 east through the airport connector to russell road.
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parkway, maryland parkway from russell to tropicana. tropicana from maryland parkway to swenson and swenson from naples to tropicana. use airport. ((demetria obilor)) back to you./// ((brian loftus)) tesla is under fire for it's auto-pilot feature. why germany says they need to take it out of cars... ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus -- a spooky sleepover in one of the world's famous castles. how long it's been since someone stepped foot in dracula's home... next on the valley's news leader. /// ((kirsten joyce))
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auto-pilot feature... ((brian loftus)) >> and, target is no longer selling clown masks... jill wagner joins us live from wall street. good morning jill. netflix shares are set to open much higher this morning after reporting strong international subscriber growth. yesterday the dow lost nearly 52 points. the nasdaq fell 14 points. officials in germany are calling out tesla on its use of the word 'autopilot' -- saying it's simply misleading. german authorities are asking the automaker to stop using that word for its driver assistance program. in may, a person was killed in
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target is pulling clown masks from their shelves and online... the moves following a rash of frightening clown encounters - and even attacks - across the u-s. brian and kirsten? ((brian loftus)) >> q: and jill -- we hear air bnb is offering a spooky halloween sleep over? a; the winner of a special promotion will get to sleep in two velvent lined coffins at dracula's castle in romania. it's the first time since 1948 anyone has slept there. apply... wit... to imagine what you'd say to count dracula if you met him.// brian and kirsten? /// ((brian loftus)) an american icon is ready to ((brian loftus)) an american icon is ready
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right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((kirsten joyce)) >> thanks for joining us, i'm kirsten joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> and i'm brian loftus. 7-hundred and 50-million dollars in public money is approved to go towards a new n-f-l stadium here in las vegas. ((kirsten joyce)) >> governor sandoval signed the bill into law yesterday... on u-n-l-v's campus. this morning 8 news now reporter michael stevens is live near russelo of the two potential stadium sites... with what's next. good morning, michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... it's now up to the n-f-l owners to decide whether or not the raiders can relocate from oakland to las vegas. today...
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and while we don't expect a vote on the relocation we do know it's going to be a big topic. mark davis... the owner of the oakland raiders will discuss plans to move the team. if they do move... the building process will start... at one of two locations... either the bali hai golf course... or here at russell road and the i-15. local leaders say yesteday's bill signing was a major move for las v possibility: ((sen. kelvin atkinson // (d) clark county: "when you're putting this many people back to work, when you're creating an environment that diversifies our economy, it's a win-win, and i think our citizens are happy." ((steve sisolak // clark co. commissioner: "it wasn't just the vote he provided, the senate provided a huge amount of leadership, you got the ball over the endzone when it was fourth-and-goal and we really appreciate everything you did." sen. atkinson: "thank you buddy." steve sisolak: "thanks my friend." )) ((michael stevens)) >> the raiders have a clause in their current lease in
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las vegas as early as next season. that is -- if the league approves the relocation. the rebels would get to play in the stadium when it opens in 2020. if the n-f-l doesn't approve relocation... there is still a provision which would allow a college-only stadium to be built. ((kirsten joyce)) right now. forecast. ((brian loftus)) >> hi sherry, how's the weather looking today? ((sherry swensk))
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after those 50 to 60 mph winds yesterday. ............. temps are dropping to 60s and even 50s outside the valley.
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and eventually some cooler north winds tomight and tomorrow. ................... a nice day today with sunshine and temps in the low 80s by the afternoon. demetria, how are the roads doing?
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>> back to you./// brian loftus >> it's national bus safety week
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((brian loftus)) >> we take a look at what parents can soon get for their kids... at this year's abc expo. /// ((demetria obilor)) welcome back... trending it's hard to make the past dissappear, but danny tarkanian is trying. he'd rather you forget about all of his failed runs for congress, senate, and secretary of state. ...and the shady record that killed his chances every time.
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getting your wine no longer requires a glass or a cork screw... one winemaker in central california has been putting wine in cans for three- years. canned wine makes up less than one percent of the market... but recently, it's been catching the eye of wine drinkers. sales have more than doubled... and is a big hit with millenials. a single can retails for just five- dollars. /// sherry how's the
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lighter winds today and nice sunshine - a great day for shopping
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yesterday and northerly breezes will set up tomorrow to keep temps near normal. .............. they've got heat back east... we've got cool fall mornings with temps falling bk 50s before daybreak. ............. southern california will feel the heat with santa ana winds... and a fire weather watch tomorrow out at the lake and along the river with gusty dry
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even hotter near 90 degrees by saturday. thena slight chance of showers by monday. ((sherry swensk)) back to you.///
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we all want to make sure our child is safe... and you want peace of mind when getting the right toys and products. ((kirsten joyce)) >> today kicks off the a-b-c expo here in las vegas... here today is (e-leen-uh) elina furman/lifestyle expert ---- to talk about some of the most popular baby items about to hit the market. -dock -a- tot -syki bath support -
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parents take every -greentoys parents take every precaution when it comes to protecting their little ones. from safe and comfortable bath supports to soothing sleep aids, parents today are concerned more than
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with the abc expo taking place here in las vegas october 18-21, i'd like to introduce to you lifestyle expert, entrepreneur and a-list mom blogger, elina furman who can discuss the hottest baby gear to hit this
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on the roads with demetria. ///
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((demetria obilor)) spencer is closed at warm springs for the next few days. you'll have to access spencer from the south side of the intersection. use eastern instead. there's a lot of work happening along nellis at charleston too. use alternates.
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this is 8 news now good day)) ((sherry swensk)) lighter winds today and nice sunshine - a great day for outdoors. ................. we've got cool fall mornings with temps falling back to the low 60s right now and some 50s before daybreak. ............. a fire weather watch tomorrow out at the lake and along the
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..... temps in the 80s all week. even saturday. then a slight chance of showers by monday. highs will fall back to normal by then. ((sherry swensk)) ((kirsten joyce)) we're learning more information from metro police..
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((brian loftus)) >> investigators released this video of the shooting yesterday... police say rex wilson fled from police during a traffic stop.. near fort apache and hualapai. police say officers fired 36 shots at wilson after surrounding his car... hitting him 8 times after he pointed what they thought was a gun at them. it turns out he had a water nozzle that resembled a gun... and it's the same thing he's accused of using in 16 different robberies leading up to the shooting. police say wilson alsos the screen in the s-u-v's dash. currently, four officers are on paid administrative leave.. pending the investigation. /// ((kirsten joyce)) the man accused of a deadly highway shooting on the i-15... is expected to be in court tomorrow. police say 29-year-old kenneth mcdonald.. shot and killed 48- year- old tracey donahue. her husband was also shot in the car, but he's expected to recover. mcdonald was later arrested at a c-v-s near windmill and las vegas boulevard.. after a stand- off with police.
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but there could be more charges filed. /// ((brian loftus)) "today" show co-host billy bush has left nbc... after he was caught making comments about women with donald trump. bush later apologized once the comments surfaced.. in a 2005 "access hollywood" tape. he's grateful the support his family and friends have given him.. for leaving nbc... and says he's now looking ahead to the future. bush's lawyer says the former co-host did not agree on a 10- million dollar settlement with the netwk on the roads with demetria. /// ((demetria obilor)) traffic is slowing down in the spaghetti bowl along i-15 south at us 95.
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((kirsten joyce)) the price is right? more like the spin is right! ((brian loftus)) >> the history made when three contestants spun the big ((kirsten joyce)) plus... the latest nominees to go down in music immortality .. just revealed.. the potential artists that could be inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame. those stories and more.. coming up on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader./// ((brian loftus)) now it's hard to make the past dissappear, but danny tarkanian is trying. he'd rather you forget about all of his failed runs for congress, senate, and secretary of state. ...and the shady record that killed his chances every time.
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all those fake charities he helped set up. he can try all he wants, but danny tarkanian just can't bury his past.
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meeting to discuss the relocation of the raiders .. the high stakes for the team to call las vegas home. ((kirsten joyce)) >> plus... cooler, autumn temps won't stick around for long .. the warm weather coming our way
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>> and... going down in rock and roll history ... the latest group of nominees announced this morning... that could be inducted into the hall of fame. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((brian loftus)) thanks for waking up with us on 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader. i'm brian loftus. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and i'm kirsten joyce. nfl team owners are meeting in houston today... one of the hot topics: relocating the raiders. ((brian loftus)) >> the owners will get ir raiders owner, mark davis .. this all after the governor just cleared the way for an nfl stadium to be built in las vegas. ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now reporter michael stevens is live this morning with what's next in the process. good morning, michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... as you mentioned the owners will meet in texas today... and while no vote on relocating the raiders is expected -- it's certainly going to be the talk of the town.

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