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we are inside of 6 days until the election... and las vegas is still a major campaign stop in the presidential race. thanks for joining us... i'm paul joncich. ((christianne klein)) >> and i'm christianne klein. this time it's hillary clinton... making a stop at the plumbers and pipe fitters union training center. that's where politics now co-host patrick walker joins us live with what clinton had to say. ((patrick walker)) >> paul and christianne... the candidates time becomes more and more valuable in the final day hillary clinton spent some valuable time here this afternoon as union workers prepared to canvass on her behalf. this has been a very tight presidential race in nevada as of late. over the last week and a half... clinton has lost ground in nevada... if you're one to strongly believe the polls. the real clear politics average of polls over that time shows trump with a point and a half lead. they're tied in two of the polls... clinton is ahead in one and trump is ahead in one.
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to separate herself... clinton took the approach of telling voters to imagine how bad a donald trump presidency would be. i want to bring my politics now coanchor steve sebelius into the conversation. steve... let me ask you about that approach as her final pitch to voters here. 1. did it work? 2. since the final debate... the real clear politics avere
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one poll, and the two most recent polls with trump in the lead 4 and 6 points respectively. has there really been that much of a swing? 3.
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obama himself over the past three or four weeks. this was a swing state, then leaned to clinton, back to swing. are they worried about potentially losing nevada? ((christianne klein)) while both canda for votes- a new exclusive poll
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shows just how close the presidential race is here in nevada- both are tied at 45 percent of likely voters. this poll was conducted october 28 through november 1.. it also included people who have already voted in the state.. 42 percent of voters said they'd already cast their ballots.. and among that group- clinton has a 52 to 42 percent lead... among those likely to vote on election day- trump takes the ten point spread- leading 48 to 38 percent... the margin of error is 4 percent.
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democrats in nevada are citing post-civil war intimidation by the k-k-k... in a bid to get a federal judge in las vegas to order donald trump supporters not to harass voters at polls on tuesday. attorneys for the democratic party have requested a temprorary restraining order to g-o-p supporters affiliated with a group called "stop the steal" of "vigilante voter intimidation"... the group has urged trump supporters to participate in exit polling targeting nine including las vegas. nevada republican party officials call the lawsuit a partisan stunt./// ((christianne klein)) and we're your local election headquarters keeping you updated on air and online at las vegas now dot com./// ((paul joncich)) ((tedd florendo)) ((( cooler temps today with mostly clear skies and calmer winds. breezes earlier have subsided around the region giving way to a nice halloween day and night. expecting temps to cool off to the 60's by
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10 degrees cooler than yesterday with the passage of the cold front and now cool north breezes. ....................... ............ .... here's your evening forecast tonight dropping to the 60's after 70's this afternoon. winds stay light thankfully after those bigger breezes yesterday and today. humidity still remains higher than what we typically get in the desert. low 50's by late tonight.
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two officers in iowa. this happened overnight. police say scott greene gunned down the two officers in separate ambush style attacks while they were in their patrol cars. the officers have been identified as sergeant anthony beminio... and justin martin. greene was no stranger to law enforcement here. police say he was issued a warning for trespassing at a football game at his daughter's high school for waving a confederate flag during the national anthem: (( "he had picked m front of, and although they didn't complain to us, there were people in the crowd who felt that was offensive, and he should be removed from the stadium.")) ((paul joncich)) >> police say they don't yet know how many weapons greene may have had access to, or how he acquired them./// ((christianne klein)) hulk hogan won't be getting that full judgment he was awarded in court. coming up... how much the wrestler is expected to get from gawker media... that's a lot less than the original 140- million- dollar judgment.///
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narrator: the target... seniors. danny tarkanian set up thirteen fake charities that preyed on vulnerable seniors... fronts for telemarketing schemes. seniors lost millions from the scams danny tarkanian helped set up. jacky rosen has always led with integrity. in congress, jacky rosen will protect seniors and strengthen social security.
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jacky rosen: i'm jacky rosen and i approved this message. this is 8 news now at six-thirty. ((paul joncich)) the drama in the courtroom is finally over... between hulk hogan and gawker media. the wrestler and media company struck a settlement agreement... reportedly awarding 31- million-
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sex tape of him online. earlier this year... a florida jury granted him a much larger 140- million- dollar judgment in the lawsuit. after that... gawker filed for bankruptcy and the company's assets were sold to univision./// ((christianne klein)) for the first time ever... glamour has named its first ever male "woman of the year." u-2's frontman was included in the list... because of his decision to focus on the rights of women and girls worldwide. criticism online... but glamour says it was worth celebrating. also on the list... gwen stefani, simone biles, and the stanford sexual assault survivor known as 'emily doe.'/// ((christianne klein)) and the next time you open the uber app to catch a ride... you might notice some new features. the ride sharing service is rolling out a major update... that lets you request a ride directly to find a friend... no need to know their location! uber asks your friend for approval to their wherabouts... and your driver takes you
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vehicle options and pricing in a much easier way. the new features will roll out nationwide in the coming weeks./// ((paul joncich)) a local man is now 8 million dollars richer! up next on the valley's news leader... we introduce you to the former nail salon owner who pushed his way to the top of the heap... in the world series of poker./// announcer: you're watching 8 news now at
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i alone can fix it! bomb the [bleep] out of 'em. i'd like to punch him in the face. i like people that weren't captured, okay? he's a mexican! she ate like a pig... i moved on her like a [bleep] i did not say that... i love war. yes, including with nukes. blood coming out of her... they're rapists... wrong. there has to be some form of punishment. such a nasty woman. ctable. ...on 5th avenue and shoot somebody... she's a slob... i don't remember! and you can tell them to go [bleep] themselves! priorities usa action is responsible
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that las vegas- based allegiant airlines... doesn't have the best track record when it comes to mechanical failures. according to "the tampa bay times"... allegient jets were forced to make unexpected landings at least 77 times in 2015. that's four times as likely as other major u-s airlines. none of those incidents prompted action from the f-a-a. allegiant acknowledged that its planes break down too often and said the company is changing the way it operates. the las vegas company new planes for the first time in its history... to help update its used aircraft fleet./// ((christianne klein)) about 900- thousand dollars an hour... that's how much a local man made for his time at the final table of the world series of poker. qui nguyen spent nine hours at the table... which is the longest in the tournament's history. in the end... he walked away with just over eight- million- dollars. the 39- year- old las vegas man beat out nearly seven- thousand other players to take home the
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he wasn't always a professional poker player... he use to own a nail salon. looks like the career change really paid off!/// ((christianne klein)) we asked you to sound off on the big win... lisa says "all for doing what he loves... congratula tions!" charles says if he won that kind of cash... he'd "invest a good chunk of it so his grandkids don't look back on the fool who blew all his money buying things!" you can sound off at six every night... just go to our 8 news now facebook page./// ((weather toss)) tedd florendo ((( cool north breezes this afternoon, but not as windy as earlier today as forecasted. temps climbed higher than yesterday and near average again with comfortble 70's outside this afternoon. gusts did peak up to 30 or more in some spots down the colorado river valley. ................................ ... ................
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valley, with mildest temps over to the eastside where we're lower in elevation and typically warmer. west side not as mild and cooler than the rest of the valley with temps only in th 50's for the mountain this afternoon after a chilly morning start near the freezing mark. .. ............................. .... ................ regional temps also stayed mi river down to laughlin and bullhead city. warmer in death valley with high near 80 today. chilly temps exist up in the central great basin and far north portions of the state. ................................ ... ................ cool here to the pacific northwest, but warmer weather continues in the southern plains over to the southeast where they're breaking records for
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............ ....................... ...................... satellite and radar shows clearer skies than yesterday and no chance for showers as they stay down towards mexico and arizona. we'll begin to see that low wrap around moisture tomorrow towards northern arizona but we should remain on the dry side with some cloud cover. could sneak in slight chances in ea otherwise mostly sunny with breezes still continuing down the colorado river. ............ ....................... ................. tonight expect lows in the mid to high 50's and chilly again under mostly clear skies. evening breezes will be isolated and decrease through the evening but still remain breezy down the colorado river.
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for several days. winds not as strong tomorrow, but could be breezy still for those northern sections of the valley. ................................ ... ...................... neighborhood by neighborhood temps will be mild tomorrow with many neighborhoods int he 80's and close to 85 for the east part of the valley and closer to the high 70's for the west side of town and coolest. ........... ........................ ....................... extended forecast shows mild 80's for a several days even as we head into your weekend. breezes return late weekend but otherwise plenty of sunshine. could see more clouds develop by the weekend but otherwise should be mild and pleasant.
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scheme, then sticking taxpayers with the bill -- imagine the shenanigans tarkanian would pull in washington. it's why we can't afford tarkanian in congress, ever.
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six-thirty. ((christianne klein)) the best of the best bull riders will try to win a bunch of cash this week. ((paul joncich)) >> it's the world finals here
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maathuis is live at t-mobile. ((chris maathuis)) this is the place to be this week if you want to have some fun and see man versus beast. ((christianne klein))
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((paul joncich)) >> be sure to watch 8 news now at 11...
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this is "jeopardy!" here are today's contestants -- a retired navy medical specialist from san diego, california... a rental coordinator from raleigh, north carolina... and our returning champion, a freelance consultant from higganum, connecticut...
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and now here is the host of "jeopardy!" -- alex trebek! [ applause ] thank you, johnny. thank you, ladies and gentlemen. hey, this week is shaping up very handsomely for "jeopardy!" winners. case in point, vivek picking up close to $24,000 yesterday. hopefully, one of you three -- courtney, dennis, you're the newcomers. good luck to you. one of you three will wind up winning even more money today. let's start finding out, shall we? here comes the categories for the "jeopardy!" round. and they are as follows... next... each correct response beginning with the letter b. hey... and finally... i'll give you a word, you rearrange the letters in that word


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