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this effort. we're going to tell you how you can get in. >> jeff: football food. we've got a round-up of some of the hottest local spots to cheer on your favorite team while just indulging. they've got special deals for locals. we'll tell you all about it >> announcer: news 3 starts right now. >> krystal: starting off this half-hour with breaking news. gunmen attacking the american university of afghanistan in kabul today with explosions and gunfire reported onha at least one student losing their life. 14 wounded in that attack. university president mark english saying that security forces had arrived on the scene soon after that attack began and that they are, quote, trying to assess the situation. police also trying to evacuate all personnel from that campus. definitely a developing story. keep it here to news 3 later editions of our newscast. also we're always online at and on social media.
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bring them to you. >> jeff: good afternoon. thank you for joining us. i'm jeff maher in for michelle velez. and krystal allan here with me. we're talking about something that could be making a comeback here in nevada. >> krystal: yeah. fantasy sports. could it be making its way back? our kyndell nunley has details on new plans that are currently being pushed right here in las vegas. >> kyndell: two major companies in the world of online fantasy sports are hoping to make their way back here at home into nevada. to do so they're pitching new hopes of getting a law changed. we're talking about draft kings and fan duel who pitched a new piece of legislation to the gaming policy committee that would create a fantasy gaming license. this is an effort to get legal by suggesting a change to the law after the state kicked the popular gaming site out of nevada. that happened in 2015. criticism was that the fantasy operated sports betting sites didn't go through the vetting and licensing process as other means of gambling.
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a gaming expert said nevada could be alone in fighting these companies. >> are you suggesting that we leave the legal analysis isn't as important as the fact of watching what's happening throughout the rest of the country? >> yes. >> kyndell: and for all of you fantasy sports fans right here at home, hold your horses. no vote will happen yet. that will happen next year in 2017. reporting in las vegas, kyndell nunley, news 3. >> jeff: thank you. a family wants the body of their loved one to mexico after he was stung and killed hundreds -- stung hundreds of times, killed by bees. we're talking about jose moreno who was in a coma for two weeks after he was attacked near russell road and fort apache. the only way for the entire family including jose's 81-year-old mother to get closure is to bring his body back to mexico. the family wants to show their respect by giving him traditional burial at home.
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for because she's asking for him. i want to see my son come back and the rest of the family. >> jeff: the family has set up a go fund me page to help with the costs. we have a link at our website, new drone footage posted by the italian fire department gives us a new glimpse of the destruction after a large earthquake struck the region last night. italy's civil protection agency has announced that a death t has risen once again. it's now at 120 people and expected to go up with dozens missing and hundreds injured. the earthquake was a 6.2 magnitude tremor. there have been at least dozens of aftershocks since then. the quake struck when most residents were asleep destroying homes and buckling roads in a cluster of communities some 85 miles east of rome. krystal? >> krystal: we'll take it from here. we're so pleased to have two special guests in studio today. we're so excited because whenever we have the opportunity
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to be part of it here at news 3. so we are so pleased to have caroline. she is president of make a wish southern nevada. then joining her, phil. we have to give a big welcome to you. the manager of the new dave and buster's. >> thank you so much. we're so excited to be here. >> in downtown summerlin. i'm down the street so i'll be there. >> krystal: we're talking about the big wishes in flight event. for those who might not know what this is this making a big difference in helping with the work you do at make a wish? >> our goal is to collect 2 million miles. 80 percent of our wish kids travel for their wish experience. this will help us get some of that cash expense around airline travel. >> krystal: so you need $6 million worth of airline travel. >> yeah. every airline values them a little bit differently but we have several airline partners. and this truly is the kick off.
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campaign. but people can donate miles all throughout the year. >> krystal: okay. so we're just getting started basically is what she is saying. you can continue to donate miles and money if you feel so inclined. it makes such a big difference. and you guys have decided to step in in a big way. the new guy in town so to speak. tomorrow we're hanging out with you. >> yes. we are a huge supporter of make a wish. since 2012 our company has raised $4.8 million. we have an appetizend every time it's purchased a dollar goes to make a wish. we grant wish families all the time across the country. it's just really exciting to be part of this. >> krystal: we can't wait. we're going be at dave and buster's tomorrow from 10:00 a.m.-- >> 6:00 a.m. >> krystal: oh my goodness. we're going be there all day basically. from sunup to sundown. [ laughter ] >> a long, fun day.
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buster's and 93.1. then we're also doing the telethon here at news 3. because we want to do our part to make sure these children get their wishes granted. a lot of them you have seen here on make a wish monday with kim and dana wagner who have been amazing supporters of make a wish. so, again, dave and buster's tomorrow. 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. in downtown summerlin. you can also contribute to our telethon that we'll have going on throughout the day at news 3. coming. >> thanks for having you and for being such a great partner. we love partnering with news 3. >> krystal: you are stuck with us. we're not going anywhere. with that let's send it over to jeff. >> jeff: i'm saving up my points. >> any time jeff. >> jeff: i want the miniature pool table. >> krystal: watch that one over there. >> jeff: coming up, football season approaching quickly. while the games are exciting it's all about the food.
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cheer on your favorite team. and we're talking about what a lot of people are speculating about online. that's hillary clinton's health. jeanne moos puts her spin on it because clinton is poking fun at herself. she wants people to know she is just fine. >> kelly: speaking of hot. look at this air outside. a little dirty. we're going to talk about an air quality advisory that is been put in place and how long it's going to last. that's coming up. course with caroline and phil here about wishes in flight. so we have our telethon as well korm. all day long. the number on your screen. our goal is 2 million miles and $35,000. southern nevada we're counting on you in a big way to help us get there. we know you can help us make it possible and grant wishes for children who are going through so much and their families here in our community. stay with us.
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. hillary clinton's plan starts here... by making big corporations and those at the top finally pay their fair share in taxes. and those companies that move overseas? she'd charge them an exit tax. then she'd use that money to make the largest investment in creating good paying jobs since world war ii. millions of jobs.
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>> kelly: thanks for staying with us on this wednesday afternoon. it is 12:41. you are looking outside at very smoky skies out there. we have elevated levels of ozone and smoke in the atmosphere. that's prompting an air quality advisory for clark county that's not just for today but for tomorrow as well. that's what we're dealing with here. i put this together. this graphic showing the elevatedel high level smoke and dust and moderate levels. clark county today and tomorrow. so as we take a live look outside we can really see why. i mean, this is the inspirada overlook camera. normally from this vantage point we should be able to see the sheep range in the background and we really can't. we can see clouds starting to build over the local mountains. a couple of showers possible. dry conditions expected in the las vegas valley today. now, temperatures. it's starting to warm up.
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96. laughlin 103. mount charleston you've got cloud cover, even a couple little showers. cooled off a little bit, 69. in the las vegas valley we're looking at mid and upper 90s. henderson 97. centennial 95. spring valley you are looking at 95 degrees. let's look at the radar and see what we've got going on. a lot of activity popping up across southwest utah. showers moving their way to the southeast. similar direction to what we saw last nigh spring mountains, again, a couple of light showers popping up here. so that's what we're watching. not expecting anything in the las vegas valley today. if we do see precipitation like we are now it will be mainly in the higher terrain. that will be the case later this week and into the weekend as well. as the valley stays dry. high temperatures today? mount charleston 76 degrees. that's the expected high. boulder city 99. mesquite 101. that's the forecast high today. overnight tonight?
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tomorrow 102, mostly sunny skies. showers possible in parts of lincoln county as well as mojave county. dry condition for most of us over the weekend. highs upper 90s. overnight lows in the 70s. if you are thinking about camping this weekend i was just checking some of the forecast for the higher evaluations. saturday there is a chance for showers up on mount charleston. >> krystal: good to know. let's talk trending shall we? we know this lovely lady. she has planet hollywood. britney spears. she teamed up with one of our favorite people. he is so funny, james corden right. >> jeff: for carpool karaoke. take a look. ? [music] ? . >> you have two kids close
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identical. >> krystal: he is so fun. love these carpool karaoke. >> jeff: she smacked him because he was talking about how he still remembers her in her underwear. >> krystal: this all comes as britney spears up, up for the release of her ninth studio album. she's been at it awhile but still looks fabulous. the title "glory" that coming up friday. >> jeff: america's got talent returns tonight for live results and a special guest. >> krystal: tha see behind us well on the screen right now michael phelps appearing as a co-host. phelps the most decorated olympian of all time. i think it's going be a long time before someone surpasses this. 28 olympic medals over his career. 25 of them gold including five from the rio games. nick cannon the host with the most. the acts move on to the
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america's got talent at 9:00 p.m. fl you can catch it all right here on channel 3. >> jeff: staying busy. >> krystal: for sure. a huge pearl could be the largest in the world. >> jeff: it was discovered inside a giant clam in the philippines. according to city tourism the pearl weighs 75 pounds. gemologists say theyee as of right now the pearl is officially the largest. it weighs 14 pound and measures over nine inches in diameter. >> krystal: that's big. >> jeff: it's not a mars rover that you are looking at. this is actually a postal robot. >> krystal: the national postal service in switzerland festing a small fleet of the robots next month in three cities. the robots travel slowly on the
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walking around, animals and cars. they will test five robots and they won't travel more than three or four miles on a trip. during the test they'll deliver dummy packages but eventually will be used to deliver food and medicine. after a few months of testing swiss post will decide if it wants to use the bots more regularly. so this could be the new age of delivery service. so we'll see if what happens in success. >> jeff: see if it protects the postman against vicious dogs. >> krystal: exactly. >> jeff: we're talking about hillary clinton, her health seems to be the discussion online. now it's striking a funny bone. >> krystal: the democratic presidential nominee laughing off the health questions. you saw her on jimmy kimmel. they were trying to get her to open a pickle jar and she got it. she is fine. cnn's jeanne moos dissects some
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>> reporter: you know who is making fun of hillary clinton's supposed health issues? hillary. >> take my pulse while i'm talking to you. >> okay. >> so make sure i am alive. >> reporter: jimmy kimmel even put hillary to the test. >> can you open this jar of pickles. [ laughter ] >> reporter: pickle jar aside, some jokes are more jarring. >> donald trump has been saying that hillary clinton looks unwell. trump ait over 35 looks like she is dying. [ laughter ] >> reporter: but some of the funniest comments about hillary's health aren't jokes. they're actual theories. for instance. the time hillary acted startled by reporter's question. >> it almost seems seizure-esque to me. >> reporter: what was seizure-esque was how critics seized on it. >> we at seizures, psychotic
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music. even if the reporter some describe as looking scared said she wasn't. and hillary wasn't having a seizure. doctors weren't buying in. >> i can't say that's a seizure. >> reporter: then there was pillow gate. photos with arrows pointing at pillows propping up hillary. there was also the anti-seizure injector pen. the secret service agent is clutching something. is it an emergency seizure syringe? actually it seems to be a flashlight. watch the agent point it at the floor a darker area. next thing you know they'll be saying she is growing a tail. wait, a few have already said this is evidence she's possessed by the devil. jeanne moos, cnn, new york. >> krystal: okay. you can follow us on facebook. just search for krystal allan news 3 las vegas and jeff maher news 3 las vegas. we always love what you have to say. send us a message even if you just want to say hello we'll take it. we're also on twitter.
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we're trying to get all over the social media thing. something i am all over right now, the food in this studio. hello? >> jeff: i've got some to spare. [ laughter ] if you need some. >> krystal: don't eat it all. >> jeff: we've got a lot of leftovers. we've got brittany carson, co-host of brittany and sparks in the morning to fill us in on the hotspots in town to kick back and watch the game. we're talking football. now is pre-season. real season is about to start. las vegas i can'tnk game. >> and draft your fantasy football team. >> jeff: let's start with the restaurants you are featureing here. you've got a number of restaurants and discounts for people. >> yes. hard rock cafe on the strip. they have an all inclusive fantasy football package which will get you appetizer platters. wifi and draft pick. and unlimited domestic draft for under $100 a person.
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>> then meanwhile we have distill in summerlin and elixir in green valley. they have all kinds of deals for miller lite specials. they've got $10 buckets. >> jeff: what is this giant thing. >> this is a $15 tower. over 100 ounces. >> jeff: i would think so. that's definitely enough for a group. for these restaurants football is they've waited all year to showcase the games on their tvs. so they are rolling out the goods. you also are at other restaurants to. >> of course, we have hooter's. in the hotel. they have a fantasy draft package which gets you a vip suite, four cases of motelo beer, 50 wings. and the veggie planner. >> jeff: these deals run all season long? throughout football season?
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is through the end of august. this one is for $350 the entire group. if you have ten people in your fantasy team or 20, 350. >> jeff: we can't forget nacho daddy. >> they're all over vegas. they just opened a new location on the strip in the miracle mile shops. but this special is for the location on fort apache and sahara. they've got your happy hour nachos. and your daddy sized pacifico. >> jeff: that is daddy on "wake up with the cw." the tequila shot right. the scorpion in it. >> that will really wake you up. [ laughter ] stronger than espresso. >> jeff: someone from nacho daddy was telling me that people take the shots and sometimes swallow the scorpion too. one guy even swallowed 20 or so. >> good thing the stingers have been taken out. >> jeff: i guess they have protein. thank you for coming in and
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a lot of restaurants. take advantage of here in vegas krystal. plenty of options. >> krystal: oh my goodness yes. we appreciate you guys for laying it owl -- out for us. coming up tomorrow at noon, as students head back to school there are safety precautions to keep in mind. you want to keep the kiddos safe, right? community ambulance here with us with tips for boats parent -- both parents and kids. we love to save money. how about you. it's a with some football party beauty treatments. didn't know football party and beauty treatments went together but apparently they do. here is the thing. she going to show you how to make salsa and make a face treatment for your face. don't want to miss that. don't miss those stories and a whole lot more on "news 3 live at noon" when you tune in and join us tomorrow. the following is sponsored
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>> kelly: hazy skies for us on this wednesday. we are looking at a few showers over our local mountains. a possibility. the bulk of the activity will be in arizona and utah. looking at a high today of 101 but cooler temperatures on the way for the weekend. >> krystal: we love it! thank you kelly. how did you order up this great weather for us. >> jeff: thank you for that. >> krystal: magic. it's a secret. it, whatever she is doing. thank you so much for being with us on this hump day wednesday. we have two more days then we're getting into the weekend. i'm already there. >> jeff: it's been a tough day. and thanks to everybody for pushing through. and thanks to everybody for pushing through. >> krystal: we appreciate you december last year. 14 americans are killed in a mass shooting inspired by isis. in the aftermath, congressman joe heck had the chance to ban suspected terrorists from buying guns.
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