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>> marie: on "news 3 live at 3:30." digging into details. new information released looks at exactly when the teen suspect opened fire outside an elementary school. the object that could have saved several lives. >> jim: plus living in filth. six children all forced to live in horrific conditions. what police found when they searched the home they lived in. >> marie: and controversial comment. a woman loses not one but two jobs after a snap chat she posted gets the attention of officials.
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apologizing >> announcer: news 3 starts right now. >> marie: the superintendent of south carolina elementary school where a teen opened fire says the teen started shooting as soon as the teachers were leaving the building for recess. >> jim: they stress the suspect never got into the actual elementary school in townville yesterday. the school district's website the superintendent says after the shots were fired teachers led the students to safety inside, sheltered in the shooter, kept him on the ground until police got there to arrest him. >> marie: more than 15 years after 9/11 the u.s. has seen a frightening up tick in homegrown terrorism. >> jim: that was the topic at a hearing on capitol hill this week with fbi director james comey and homeland security secretary jeh johnson testifying before lawmakers. >> marie: new at 3:30, jeff barnd talks to the homeland security secretary about what
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just one question. in this exclusive interview with the homeland security secretary, jeh johnson told me community awareness like see something, say something is key to combating extremists waging war stateside. >> homegrown violent extremism, self-radicalization. that's our challenge. and, frankly, that's the single thing that keeps me up most at night. the next lone wolf style attack, the next act of self-radicalization. >> reporter: that was on the minds of lawmakers inside. co our intelligent community needs retooling. >> we're playing defense. it's possibly in a football game playing defense you get lucky. but if you really want to win you got to go on offense. >> reporter: much the hearing focuses on the refugee crisis, the visa waiver program and trying to stop so-called lone wolf attacks on the home front. >> what do you see currently nationally on homegrown violent extremism and the trends?
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that. if there's any good news and i don't want to squeeze it too hard for good news is the rate of increase has slowed a little in recent months. >> reporter: some lawmakers hear concerns about our southern border and how islamic extremists could make their way from europe thor middle east into into the united states. >> to work with the law enforcement components of other governments in central and south america to interdict these people before they get to our border. >> reporter: director comey cab we talk to you for a comment but said at the hearing the isis caliphate will be crushed. in washington, i'm jeff barnd reporting. >> marie: now we want to hear from you. what do you think with our question of the day? do you feel safer today than 15 years ago? head to news3lv.com to weigh in. >> jim: india joins in on the drone strikes in pakistan -- on pakistan terror camps. and the u.s. is standing operations in iraq. we get details from the terrorism alert desk.
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terrorism -- india says it has conducted strikes inside pakistan on terror camps. this is the first time india has declared such military action inside pakistan for more than 20 years. both india and pakistan have nuclear weapons. with the announcement of more u.s. troops headed to iraq the u.s. says it is expanding operations at a iraq's al assad airbase. part of that expansion ink clouds n against isis and mosul. an iraqi led offensive is suppose to start this fall. the u.n. children's fund says as many as 75,000 children will die over the next year. the reason? the fanim conditions in nigeria. most of the estimated 6.2 million people who fled boca haram's insurgencery are
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to plant for two more years. a georgia mother says her autistic child ways busd at school. 88-year-old clinton came home from -- 8-year-old clinton came from school complaining of being in pain. he believes teachers tried to physically restrain the boy on three occasions and used excessive force. they filed a report with the school asking officials to look into that claim. >> putting someone on the floor and forcibly keeping them on the floor until they they have them under control. >> marie: a spokesperson for the school says they were unaware of the incident and they're looking into it now. they filed their own report stating that the child continually tried to head-butt staff and hit his head on the floor. >> jim: the hpv vaccine may be more effective in preventing cervical cancer than experts hoped. hpv infections can cause a
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found rates of conditions among teens dropped more dramatically than expected after the vaccine was introduced in 2007. researchers say improving vaccination rates could help protect even more women from cervical cancer. >> marie: turning to politics now. voting for the november election has already started in iowa. doors opened at 8:00 a.m. for early voters. the candidates very well aware of this fact. donald trump was in iowa wednesday while hillary clinton scheduled an this afternoon. for those who already cast their ballot they say it gives them peace of mind. >> the average citizen voting early allows the phone calls to stop. so no more being bugged you know. you are at dinner time you won't get anymore calls. so that's an advantage. >> marie: all right. one incentive there. iowa voters cap cast their ballots through election day. here in nevada voter registration deadlines are coming up fast.
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you have until october 8th to register online or the dmv for the november election. from october 9th through 18 you can get signed up but you have to go to a county elections office. early voting starts october 22nd. to get started head to news3lv.com for an easy link to register john line. >> jim: mercedes-benz entering the electric car competition. the automaker unveiled their concept for an all electric suv today. they're calling it the generation eq. style that's a hot trend among luxury automakers right now. and inside everything is controlled through a huge touch screen. it's capable of autonomous driving to some degree. it will also be able to get a range of about 300 miles they're thinking on a single charge. mercedes executives did not say when they would be available for sale. a family with six children were all found living in
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those children are in protective services. police in south carolina were given an anonymous tip about the home's condition and when they went inside found the children between eight months and eight years old covered in lice, urine and dirt. the home had no running water and each child had only one outfit. neighbors had no idea that this was all going on inside this home. >> just to hear that's going on anow beyond-- >> i just feel sorry for the children. it's sad and breaks my heart to hear that. >> marie: police say the children were living with their father and grandfather. their mother is in prison for a shoplifting violation. as of now, no charges against the parents have been filed. >> jim: a snap chat post by a police officer near pittsburgh cost that woman who took the photo not just one job but two.
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i'm the law today followed by a racial slur. officials say the photo appears to have been taken months ago but the snap chat post just came to their attention this week. she was fired from her job there and it led to her re-designing as a -- resigning as a part-time officer. >> i am sorry for who i did offend. it was not my intention. i can't express how sorry i am for how i made you feel or how i made you feel emotionally, >> jim: since this was all about social media the mayor there talks about it on facebook. saying they do not condone the actions of this officer. we may officially be in the fall now but the summer camp experience is still goirg some. >> marie: we're not talk about the kidding either. we're talking about adults. mark barger reports on the growing trend of camp getaways. >> reporter: when you think
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but increasingly, adults are reliving the summer camp experience during fall and spring. >> i think we forget to get outside and just play. >> reporter: camp grounded oop runs several locations around the u.s. including the mountains of western north carolina. it is a digital detox for adults. a long fall weekend disconnected from very connected lives. >> we're definitely a beautiful combination of serious and silly. >> reporter: silly can be serious business for camps. offerings into off season getaways for adults. >> this is becoming a whole other source of revenue. you know, they're no longer just one season businesses. >> reporter: soul camp offers what it calls mind, body and spirit emersion in the mountains of new york and california. >> the soccer field becomes the yoga lawn. >> reporter: camp no counselors provides a grown up version of the classic kids summer camp with the addition of alcohol. in ten city cities around the u.s. and canada.
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year are indulging in camp. anywhere from 500 to $1,500 for a four-day stay. a very grown up price tag. >> i'm coming to have fun and be a kid. >> reporter: to revisit childhood fun. mark barger, nbc news. >> jim: sign me up. >> marie: me too. i mean, a get away with a whole bunch of friends. again reliving memories beefing a kid. i love it. >> jim: the president is honoring dos dozens of olympic athletes. >> marie: you will hear from the was a big fan of during the rio games. >> jim: don't try this at home. a wild trick thousands of feet in the air. what dare devils hope to accomplish coming up. >> chloe: i think i found a new job. i'm trying to hang out with these guys tonight. we're at sierra vista high school hanging out with the cheer squad and drum line. these ladies are getting ready for the big game tonight against
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plus you will want to know what your weekend is going to be like weather wise. i'll have that next. >> jim: sounds good, chloe. and this is no good. we'll give you another look at the traffic back-up. just a gridlock on the 95. this is near boulder highway. the traffic you see coming at you and not moving at all. that's the southbound lanes there. and it's all after a suspect that metro police was chasing was hit and killed by a drivers on the 95 northbound are able to -- they have to get off at the boulder highway exit then get back on. you see light traffic over there that's the reason for that. we'll keep you updated both here on the air and online throughout
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president obama welcomed usa's olympians to the white house today. members of the 2016 olympic and para olympic teams were honored by the president. and he spoke to some of the accomplishments of the teams. notably, simone bi unprecedented accomplishment at a time. for example, only one american woman has ever won gold on the vault. only one american has won four golds in gymnastics in a single game. that would be this young lady. [ cheering ] simone biles. >> marie: i love her smile. he also made it a point to say how the female athletes owned
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>> jim: you probably are scanning that crowd there of the athletes and wondering about this. one olympic who was not at the white house was this guy, ryan lochte. instead of spending his day with the president he was in his hometown of florida raising money for charity. lochte took part in a race with the kids. you see them here trying to raise $30,000 for ymca facilities in florida. lochte took part in this fundraiser with his dad. both of them are in rio that led to a ban for the swimmer. lochte reportedly did lie about a drunken night at the gas station where he and three other swimmers vandalized the station and then were approached by a security guard they claimed originally they had been robbed. prince william and his wife kate are back in victoria as they near the end of their week long adventure in canada. the highlights today were the
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princess charlotte. the royal family visited military families and their kids in victoria. george and charlotte enjoyed playing with balloons and the party animals. the balloon animals rather. george sat on one of the two ponies. >> marie: i love the fact they're royals but they're still very much kids. put this in the do not try at home file. the red bull skydive team pushed themselves to new limits as they attempted record. the longest swing in the world. they drop on giant swings through the air for more than 400 feet before flipping off the contraption then parachuting to the ground. makes me nervous just watching. the world record of 410 feet is still awaiting official approval. not going to find that at any
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many levels. >> marie: well you could be in a room enjoying pizza with tom brady or matt damon or ben affleck. the three stars will treat a few lucky fans who donate to one of three nonprofit organizations. they are the eastern congo initiative, water.org, and tb 12. affleck and damon are among the organizations founders. it takes a $10 donation to enter. if you are lucky enough to win you get pizza and beer with the guys. >> jim: we are lonely and needy. be want to hear from you. tweet us @marienews3lv, and @jimnews3lv. you can also tweet the station @news3lv. >> marie: and we were just saying, if you could have pizza and beer with any one of those guys, just one, who would it be? we all picked matt damon. but i'm sure there are some football fabs who would probably say tom brady.
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connection. >> marie: we want to hear from you on facebook. join the conversation by "liking" our page. search for ksnv news 3 las vegas. >> jim: the icelandic capital went dark wednesday night to see the spectacle in the sky. wow these are brilliant. the northern lights lit up the skies. people were asked to keep their homes dark between ten and 11:00 p.m. so everybody could get a clear view of these natural phenomenon. tourists a amazing photos and videos and shared them with the entire world. very rare. never know when they're going hit. >> marie: absolutely stunning. around here sometimes we have those nice cloudy sunsets too. amazing photos. as we talk about the weather, let us go outside with the news 3. >> jim: no one can take us to a high school game like chloe beardsley. tonight she is live at sierra vista.
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>> chloe: you guys we're doing a rain dance out here. just kidding. we're not doing a rain dance. but i'm hanging out with these guys. literally hanging on to them. are you ready? yes. and they're trying to teach me some of their ways. the instruments are down for now. the band is still playing. it is a great night to be out here. let's look at the numbers. your temperature is looking nice in the valley. temperatures cooperateable if that's a word. pretty nice. 86 degrees by kick off. 9:00, 82. most of the shower activity will be mostly over mojave. lows tonight 76 for lake mead. 59 pahrump. 59 boulder city. highs tomorrow afternoon will be a little warmer compared to our weather today.
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low 70s are anticipated. it's going be a very nice evening. highs tomorrow will be in the low 90s. as we continue our way through the next seven days, 92 degrees for saturday. winds will start picking up. and knock the temperatures down quite a bit. look at that. i want to introduce you guys. this guy's name is nico. how are how are you? >> chloe: how are you carrying that? this is a bass drum. >> yeah. when i was younger it was different. now i've gotten use to it. >> chloe: how excite ready you for the game tonight. >> super excited. we're going to beat them. >> chloe: you heard it here. they say they're going to beat s. d. i also want to interview a couple of other friends that i've made out here. this is megan and carly. these guys are the captains here at sierra vista high school.
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against spring valley. tell me how you have been preparing for that? >> we've been practicing really hard, having a good time. >> chloe: what is something you are looking forward to the most tonight at 7:00 kick off. >> i am just really excited for our school spirit. i am excited to see it all. >> chloe: are you guys going to show us a piece of not only a sideline cheer but some stunting. you want to show us that right now? and you guys take it away with . routine. cool. they're getting ready. this is seriously a very impressive school. i don't say this a lot. this might be one of my favorite schools i've been to. look at these guys. smiles across the board. everyone is excited. the game's at 7:00 p.m. against spring valley tonight. and these guys will be all warmed up. stunting even more later on this evening. you can hear the band. it's just electrifying scene out here. if you don't have plans this
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sierra vista high school. 7:00 against spring valley. you are going to see a lot more of this coming up tonight. if you can't make it down to the game we'll have it online for you on our sister station my lv tv. you are not going to want to miss it. the weather is fantastic. that's coming straight from your weather authority. so we're going keep warming up for the game tonight. i'll send it back to you guys. >> marie: love it. the weather authority and school spirit authority. >> jim: i feel so drawn in. >> marie: look at her go. >> jim: want to give you another look at a really big back-up. nasty on the 95. this is near boulder highway. left-hand side of the screen the cars facing us, that's southbound and it has been gridlocked for hours. >> marie: all this after a suspect metro police say they were looking for was killed by a
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i'm mark hyman. when it comes to global business competitiveness the u.s. gets a failing grade. here's what's happening behind the headlines. in 2011 harvard business school launched the u.s. competitiveness project to examine the nation's slow growth, weak job creation and stagnating incomes. especially for the middle-class. the project examined two factors: the ability of businesses to compete in and improving worker wages and standard of living. the u.s. gets an f for both. job growth since the great recession has been in the low wage sectors of hospitality and services. growth in higher skilled industries that compete on a global basis has been flat. the project identified the following causes. the corporate tax rate is the highest among developed nations
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in contrast the flood of unskilled immigrants, barriers denied entry to highly skilled foreign workers needed in technology industries. regulatory red tape and suffocating regulations blocked business innovation. there are also prohibitions to using domestic energy resources. and washington's out of control spending is obstructing economic development. sadly the project claims there's no meaningful economic strategy in washington to turn this to comment go to comment go behindththeh [ cellphone ringing ] it's just another scandal from danny tarkanian. tarkanian was the corporate lawyer for those with an elaborate scam that tricked hundreds of seniors
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he refused to pay back $17 million, sticking taxpayers with the bill. why would we ever send danny tarkanian to congress?
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