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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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that's where, mark davis... from the oakland raiders is expected to layout his plans on moving the team. if it's approved by the n-f-l owners the stadium will be built at one of two sites... either the bali hai golf course or where we are... the i-15 and russell road. yesterday, a number of local leaders were on u-n-l-v's campus to watch the bill signing take place... and many of them are thrilled about the thought of las vegas becoming an n-f-l city: ((rossi ralenkotter // ceo, las vegas conn "it's a turning point for las vegas, and it's going to keep us competitive for years and years to come." ((tommy white // labor union leader: "the emotions that were flying through those rooms, and tears coming down grown men's faces, asking 'please just put us back to work.' i mean, this is a big day for all construction workers." )) ((michael stevens)) >> the raiders have a clause in their current lease in oakland... that could let the team move to
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raiders organization have already scoped out sam boyd stadium as a temporary home. the 35-thousand seat stadium would need some work... including adding more seats and enhance some training facilites. the projected date for the stadium to open is sometime in 20-20. brian, kirsten? ((kirsten joyce)) >> michael, the labor unions are obveously happy... how many jobs could this create? ((michael stevens)) economic development estimates between the stadium and the convention center construction projects... around 25-thousand construction jobs will be created... along with 14-thousand permanent jobs. sherry, how's the weather? ((sherry swensk)) winds are much calmer and it's cool outside...
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............. 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. back to you! ((brian loftus)) metro police have taken a man ((brian loftus)) metro police have taken a
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after he barricaded himself inside a home with his father. the stand- off wrapped up just before midnight.. on koa avenue, near sam's town. police say a son and his father were inside the home... 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. /// all eyes will be on las vegas tomorrow .. as the presidential hopefuls take the stage for their third and final debate. ((kirsten joyce)) >> last minute preparations are underway at u-n-l-v as the school gears up to host the event. it's taking place at the thomas and mack.. the event itself is drawing around 7-thousand media members... about a thousand student volunteers... hundreds of community leaders and at least a thousand law
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believe this international stage will help the city attract even a bigger audience ((rossi ralenkotter, president/ceo, lvcva "it positions us as a place to do business. we attract over 22,000 meetings each year but this is so special and so important to us as a destination.")) >> metro says not only is the campus going to be heavily guarded-- but the entire city will be as well. it cost unlv some 30- million dollars to put on the debate. you can watch it right here on channel 8 at 6 pm./// ((kirs in las vegas this sunday to stump for hillary clinton and catherine cortez masto. ((brian loftus)) >> he'll outline the high stakes of november's election for nevada families and highlight clinton's vision for an america. no word yet on the time or location of the event. ((kirsten joyce)) >> if you are interested.. we've posted a link on our website at las vegasnow dot com./// ((brian loftus)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters. you can find all things politics both on air and online at las
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roads? tomorrow's debate at unlv takes place at 6pm and it will cause periodic lane closures between 4pm and 10pm along i-15 south from sahara to 215 east through the airport connector to russell road. russell road, both directions from mccarran to maryland parkway, maryland parkway from russell to trop maryland parkway to swenson and swenson from naples to tropicana. use alternate routes to get to the airport. back to you! ((brian loftus)) still to come on 8 news now
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keeping kids safe on our roadways ... ((kirsten joyce)) >> the changes to the rules of the road in school zones ... you need to be aware of this national school bus safety week. ((brian loftus)) plus.. a new las vegas headliner announced.. when you can score tickets to see willie nelson./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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((brian loftus)) this year, the junior league of las vegas awarded 28 ccsd teachers over 30- thousand dollars worth of education grants... to help fund classroom projects. ((kirsten joyce)) the money will help create 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, programming.. creating promotional material for this robot that they're going to compete with other students." )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> students will also have the chance to get gain valuable experience in the stem
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/// now to demetria for a look at the roads. spencer is closed at warm springs spencer is closed at warm springs for the next few days due to you'll have access on the south side of the roadway though. expect delays at the nellis/charleston intersection for construction. lamb works as an alternate.
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>> it's national school bus safety week... the clark county school district wants to remind drivers to follow the law,,, to keep our kids safe. ((brian loftus)) >> this year's theme is "hashtag-stop- on-red." 8 news now reporter nia wong is live at the school bus yard .. where they're getting ready to head out this morning. nia? ((nia wong)) beginning october will be recognizing the 2016 national school bus safety week. this year's theme: "# stop on red!" is intended to raise awareness at and around bus stop locations. during school bus safety week, parents can do their part to educate their child on the proper way to walk to/from the bus stop locations and exit/enter the school bus, as well as show respect and appreciation for bus drivers. ((nia wong))
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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 stop for a bus when its lights beautiful skies this morning about a half hour before the sun comes up as we look out from our rio camera. ........... looking for much lighter winds. gusty winds calmed down by lunch yesterday and northerly breezes will set up tonight and tomorrow to keep temps near normal. .............. those dry north winds will increase fire weather danger. .............. they've got heat east of the rockies... with record high temps expected over the next couple of days. we've got cool fall mornings
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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 along the river with gusty dry winds. ..... temps in the 80s all week. even hotter near 90 degrees by saturday. thena slight chance of showers by monday. ((brian loftus))
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groups is right here in studio! ((kirsten joyce)) >> the love notes joins us this morning ... for a special performance. ((brian loftus)) and it's time for today's facebook contest. register to win on our facebook page. good luck!/// you're watching 8 news now good day. ((kirsten joyce)) just announced this it's hard to make the past dissappear, but danny tarkanian is trying.
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...and the shady record that killed his chances every time. the property taxes tarkanian skipped out on for years... the telemarketing scammers he represented... 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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induction into the rock and roll hall of fame. here's a look at the list... some of the nominees are: tupac shakur, pearl jam, journey, janet jackson, and chaka khan. the list will be narrowed down by votes from more than 600 artists, historians and music- industry professionals. then, the public can vote on their favorites.. the final list of inductees will be announced in december ... and they'll go down in music history next april./// ((:50 but you were always on my mind.. )) ((kirsten joyce))
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residency at the venetian. tickets for his new show, "vegas on my mind" go on sale this friday. it'll feature songs spanning the singer's six- decade career. nelson will headline 5 shows between january 28th and february 4th./// ((brian loftus)) they don't sound like willie nelson .. but some of the world's best singers are in town right now. ((sherry swensk)) >> ladies a- capella groups we've got the love notes from california in studio with us this morning.. thanks for joining us, ladies! -it's the 70th international competition and convention.... explain a little about what the sweet adelines international is? -talk a little about the crowns
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that could help make or break a team coming to las vegas. ((brian loftus)) >> plus... it's mid- october .. but it doesn't quite feel like fall just yet .. the increase in temps coming our way for the weekend. ((kirsten joyce)) >> and... the big wheel made big history! the monumental spins on the price is right! ((brian loftus)) 8 news now good day, the valley's news leader, starts right now./// ((now, live...this is 8 news now good day.)) ((kirsten joyce)) thanks for joining us on 8 news now good day, the valley' news leader. i'm kirsten joyce. ((brian loftus)) >> and i'm brian loftus. done deal. the governor approved the use of public money to build an nfl stadium.. now.. the ball is in the team owners' court. ((kirsten joyce)) >> nfl team owners are meeting in houston today to discuss the potential relocation of the raiders. 8 news now reporter michael stevens is live this morning at one of the potential stadium locations ... with a look at what's next. michael? ((michael stevens)) >> brian, kirsten... we're just off the 15 at russell road... one of the top spots to build
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down until the n-f-l owners decide whether or not the team can move from oakland to las vegas. the raiders need at least two-thirds of the team onwers on board... in order to move. today... the owners are meeting in houston... and while we don't expect a vote on the relocation we do know it's going to be ai mark davis... the owner of the oakland raiders will discuss plans to move the team. if they do move... the building process will start... here at russell road and the i-15. or the bali hai golf course. local leaders at yesterday's bill signing say approving the moneyfor the stadium was a major move for las vegas... and thrilled about the new possibility:
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"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 oakland... that could let the team move to las vegas as early as next season. that is -- if the league approves the relocation. we ha raiders organization have already scoped out sam boyd stadium as a temporary home. the 35-thousand seat stadium would need some work... including adding more seats and enhance some training facilites. between a new stadium and the convention center expansion... 25-thousand construction jobs could be created... and 14-thousand permanent jobs.
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wouldn't open till 20-20. brian, kirsten? sherry, how's the weather? ((sherry swensk)) winds are much calmer and it's cool outside...
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............. temps are dropping to 60s and even 50s outside the valley. ............. some light southwest winds today and eventually some cooler north winds tomight and tomorrow. ................... a nice day today with sunshine and temps in the low 80s by the afternoon. ((kirsten joyce)) a volunteer football
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facing several felony charges... is due in court tomorrow. 21-year old jordan turner was arrested for having an inappropriate relationship with a female student. he now faces 3 felony charges... including kidnapping and committing a sex act with a 14 or 15 year old student. he was arrested this past ((brian loftus)) metro police just released new video of last week's deadly officer involved shooting. they identified the suspect as rex wilson ... metro says he 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 was actually a water nozzle that resembled a gun .. the same
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16 different robberies. no officers were hurt in the shooting.... they are now on paid administrative leave./// ((brian loftus)) and every wednesday, we ask the sheriff questions from the viewers in our morning cup of joe segment in the 6am hour. to submit a question... just go to las vegas now dot com... and look for the "don't miss" section./// demetria, how are the roads? hit and run reported at tropicana and decatur. delays in the spaghetti bowl are in full effect right now along southbound i-15 at us 95 traffic may run slowly today due to construction and lane restrictions.
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making sure kids get to class safely.. ((kirsten joyce)) >> we're live at the district's bus yard ... and they get ready to head out and pick up kids during this school bus safety week. ((brian loftus)) plus.. melania trump speaking for the first time about the infamous "access hollywood" tape. the reason she says donald trump was egged on./// ((you're watching the valley's news leader... with brian loftus, kirsten joyce, sherri swensk and
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jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen, and as a computer programmer, i created apps... before they were lled "apps" and i learned there's always a smart solution. as president of my synagogue, we found a smart solution to rising energy costs... creating one of the largest solar projects in the state. in congress, i'll work with democrats and republicans to make all of nevada a leader in solar, to improve our schools, and create good jobs. i approved this message because i know we can find smart solutions... even in washington. 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. the property taxes tarkanian skipped out on for years... the telemarketing scammers he represented... 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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weather today? ((sherry swensk))
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lighter winds today and beautiful skies this morning about a half hour before the sun comes up as we look out from our rio camera. ........... gusty winds calmed down by lunch yesterday and northerly breezes will set up tonight and tomorrow to keep temps near normal. .............. those dry north winds will increase fire weather danger. .............. they've got heat east of the
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expected over the next couple of days. we've got cool fall mornings with temps falling back to the low 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 along the river with gusty dry winds. ..... temps in the 80s all week. even hotter near 90 degrees by saturday. thena slight chance of showers by monday. brian loftus it's national bus safety wants to not only remind drivers to be aware when busses are driving...but they want to mind kids to follow t rules we >> 8 news now reporter nia wong joins us live from the ccsd bus yard with safety tips. nia? ((nia wong)) >> national school bus safety week ccsd transportation and an officer from ccsd police department, to talk about....what some of the most common violations are in school zones, remind motorists that the law recently
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is allowed...and any other things related to school bus safety. beginning october 17, 2016, schools around the country will be recognizing the 2016 national school bus safety week. this year's theme: "# stop on red!" is intended to raise awareness at and around bus stop locations. during school bus safety week, parents can do their part to educate their child on the proper way to walk to/from the bus stop locations and exit/enter the school bus, as well as show respect and appreciation for ((nia wong))
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expect slow downs along flamingo at mountain vista due to lane restt which is between sunset and russell, traffic is running slowly because of another cone zone.
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interviewed for the first time ... since her husband, presidential nominee, donald trump, was heard women. ((kirsten joyce)) >> she said she feels the "access hollywood host" billy bush, egged him on: (( melania trump/ donald trump's wife: "i said to my husband that, you know, the language was inappropriate. it's not acceptable. and i was surprised, because that is not the man that i know")) ((kirsten joyce)) >> after the 2995 tape was released, several women accused trump of sexual assault. melania trump says she believes it's a planned attack by hillary clinton's campaign: (( melania trump/ donald trump's wife: "many people on the opposite side,
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campaign. and why now? they planned it. because clinton doesnt want to talk about the wikileaks and the emails and benghazi and all the rest of the stuff. they dont want to talk about it so they said, let's do something that will hurt his campaign.)) >> trump has repeatedly said clinton's campaign was behind this .. and that the election is rigged.... and now c state department of colluding with clinton. this after fbi documents were released yesterday from the investigation into clinton's use of a private email server during her time as secretary of state./// ((kirsten joyce)) and nbc officially cut ties with billy bush for those tapes. bush was only on the today show's nine am hour since september as a co-host but was suspended since the release of the tapes... and now is officially fired. ./// ((kirsten joyce)) 8 news now is your local election headquarters. you can find all things politics both on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// ((brian loftus))
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night ... ((kirsten joyce)) >> coming up next on 8 news now good day.. the new discovery scientists just made .. and what's causing the light. plus... (( i'm charlie rose, coming up, the risks of putting retirees behind the wheel in the middle of a truck driver shortage.
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i'm catherine cortez masto and i approve this message. narrator: 2013: joe heck votes to shut down the government, risking vital services but as federal employees like air traffic controllers worked 16 days without pay, joe heck continues to cash his paycheck... even as 244 members of congress refused their pay. joe heck says he deserves it.
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jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen, and as a computer programmer, i created apps... before they were lled "apps" and i learned there's always a smart solution.
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rising energy costs... creating one of the largest solar projects in the state. in congress, i'll work with democrats and republicans to make all of nevada a leader in solar, to improve our schools, and create good jobs. i approved this message because i know we can find smart solutions... even in washington. suspected an ultra violet glow existed on mars... and now they have the confirmation they needed. ((brian loftus)) hena daniels has the latest from new york. this is the mars no human has ever seen before.... nasa scientists are
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planet's fabled night glow.... taken from the maven spacecraft. bruce jakosky/november 2015: maven is filling a gap in our understanding where we had very little idea how the upper atmosphere operated the glow comes from nitric oxide... caused by chemical reactions that start during the day.. and then settle close to the surface at night -- releasing extra energy that comes out as ultra violent light. bruce jakosky) mars appears to meet all of the conditions required for life or to as private tech companies continue their own race to space... last month billionaire elon musk announced he hopes to launch a spacecraft to mars by 2018 - making humans a multi planet species. elon musk: what i want to achieve here is make mars possible, make it seem like something we can do in our life times scientists say maven's out of this world pictures bring
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martian atmosphere, climate and weather patterns... hena daniels cbs news ((brian loftus)) >> maven was launched in 2013.. it took one year to get to mars to study the atmosphere./// sherry, how's the weather today? ((sherry swensk)) here comes that sun any minute a few high clouds strew across the skies. ............ sunrise time is 6:51, but the sun ........ takes a few extra minutes with our mountains around the valley. ............ much lighter winds today... and highs slightly above normal at 82. normal is 80 and overnight lows right about where they should be in the upper 50s near 60
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south breezes at times... turning to north winds tomorrow and fire weather watch for wednesday. .......... great hiking and picnic weather in the mountains. there have been a couple of small fires up in the spring mountains - a couple above mary jane falls - the last one this past weekend started as in illegal campfire. please be careful with fires and cigarettes as we'll get gusty winds back tomorrow. .............. into the weekend. back to near 90 degrees by saturday. and then a slight chance of showers monday with a distrubance off the southern california coast. demetria, how are the roads?
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((kirsten joyce)) it was pandemonium on (( screaming drew: yes yes yes! )) ((brian loftus)) >> the history these three just made .. that had them going wild!/// ((brian loftus)) it was mayhem on the price is right yesterday! the average age of a homeless person is 9 years old.
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>> history was made with the very first 3- way tie! check it out: (( contestant: go go go! drew: 65 for $1! 65 for $1! cheers contestant: omg! dancing like crazy! drew: 50 for $1! 50 for
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dollar would be amazing. there's the 70. this just might happen. this just might happen. 70 tie.. 3 way tie! 3 way tie! cheering & dancing )) ((kirsten joyce)) >> that scored each of them 1- you can watch the price is right .... right here on channel 8 weekdays at 10 am./// thanks for joining us. "c-b-s this morning" starts right now.///
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? ? good morning to our viewers in the west. it is tuesday, october 18th, 2016. welcome to "cbs this morning." new fbi documents reveal an allege breach of hillary clinton's time as secretary of state and melania trump breaks her silence saying her husband was egged on to make lewd comments about women. new information about foreign hackers threatening our election. how a russian general close to president putin could be inspiring a new kind of warfare. more big rig drivers are beyond retirement able. cbs news goes under cover to show how older drivers and weak regulations could put your safety at risk.

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