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displaced by this fire. it started around two this morning. we don't know yet what sparked the flames, but firefighters are investigating. the red cross is helping those families now without a place to stay. we will let you know when we ation from fire officials.. that's the latest from the greg? the owlpressure system has moved o but high pessure is akting its place; centeerd north of winnemucca, nv. hiswil still give us some breezy conditions but the good news is these winds should enter the valley between 1pm by 9:30pm wins should be dying down to just under 10 mph which would allow for the fireworks to go off at midnight! temperatures however, will be cold today! highs are expected in the upper 40s and low 50s again with a wind chill making with a 5-10 mph wind, the temperatures outside will feel like 26-29 degrees! please dress for the winter cold if you plan on celebrating the new
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deputy chief jeff buchanan clark county fire department 13.14.10.00 "tight spaces, getting in equipment. moving in and around crowds, those are really really difficult." hundreds of thousands of people are going to be lining the
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d fdy to the area. on top of that - private ambulances will also be in the area . we are talking about 300-thousand people - and it is all hands on deck.
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temperatures however, will be cold today! highs are expected in the upper 40s and low 50s again with a wind chill making f l t temperatures outside will feel like 26-29 degrees! please dress for the winter cold if you plan on celebrating the new year outdoors tonight.
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take over the first weekend of 2016 with our first disturbance of the new year passing overhead by monday. chances for showers are looking strong monday through wednesday of next week with highs ranging between 51 and 55 degrees. overnight lows during this time for the valley will be in the lower 40s so snow or flurries are not expected for las vegas. 3.. 2..
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as we're waiting for the clock to strike midnight here... it's already 20-16 on the other side of the world. this is the fireworks show going off in new zealand. here at home.. we are still a few hours away from our big firework show.. but we're going to give you a sneak preview right now! all year long, organizers from grucci are vigourously planning... trying to make each year's production more amazing than the last! every year is a challenge, because the year before we get such rave reviews, so we're back to the drawing board and say how are we going to make it bigger and better
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and design... they also have a new interactive app that lets you follow the countdown right from your smart phone! fireworks will launch from the mgm grand, aria, planet hollywood, caesars palace, treasure island, the venetian and the stratosphere.. for 8 minutes straight! for those of you planning to have a few drinks tonight... we want to help you plan your recovery! did you know there are certain foods that can help those hangovers go away faster. before you go to sleep try to drink some vitamin enhanced water to replace your electrolytes. if you wake up feeling queasy... make yourself a bland breakfast with things like... bananas, rice, applesauce and toast. julia zumpano, rd/cleveland clinic "it has been shown that some sugars, so natural sugars like in honey or in fruit, helps get your alcohol out of your system quicker." its also important to get enough rest so your body can recover.. between alcoholic drinks and water. time now is x:xx --- it's been
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newsroom.... chopper 13... now headed to that stabbing where parker collins is. he's going to give us an aerial view so we can realy see just how big the police presence is.
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but high pressure is taking its place; centered north of winnemucca, nv. this will still give us some breezy conditions but the good news is these winds should enter the valley between 1pm and last through 9pm tonight. 10-20 mph winds will be common during this time with an occasional 25 mph gust. by 9:30pm wins should be dying down to just under 10 mph which temperatures will range between 38 and 34 degrees. you plan on celebrating the new year outdoors tonight it's new year's eve, time to look back and name the past
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gadgets. abc's kendis gibson and lauren lyster have that and more in this morning's techbytes. < in today's tech bytes... our partners at yahoo are out with their 20-15 tech honors. the smartphone of the year.. goes to the iphone 6-s. the tablet of the year: the microsoft surface pro 4. and the smartwatch of the year: the samsung gear s-2. a new year means one thing in the tech world: the consumer electronics show in las vegas. it's just around in the corner. the four day event starts next wednesday. high-tech cars, drones and home technology are expected to be the big talkers this year. wearables, as well. and meet your future competition: right now, the world's most human-like robot is working as a receptionist in singapore. "nadine" remembers visitors, smiles, shakes hands...and
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her developers say it's just a matter of time before these so-called "social robots" move on to other jobs. those are your tech bytes. have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- coming up at 6-30.. bill cosby in handcuffs. after dozens of women accuse the actor of sex assault he's officially charged. now we're learning the details of the alleged attack... that's next. right now... the new year's festivities are
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we'll tell you how you can get yourself to the big party.. .without having to deal with but first... greg, how many coats to we need to have on tonight? the low pressure system has
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taking its place; centered north of winnemucca, nv. this will still give us some breezy conditions but the good news is these winds should enter the valley between 1pm and last through 9pm tonight. 10-20 mph winds will be common during this time with an occasional 25 mph gust. by 9:30pm wins should be dying down to just under 10 mph which to go off at midnight! temperatures however, will be temperatures outside will feel like 26-29 degrees! please we're following breaking news
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a man comes home... sees a burglar and what happens next is terrifying. parker collins is live at the scene near pecos and alexander.. parker what are police saying happened here? parker adlibs scene thank you parker.. now as you start to make your
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for tonight... a big deciding factor is how you're going to get to your destination.. action news reporter yasmeen hassan is live on strip with more on how to get around the crowds tonight. are going to be down here tonight. - but in just about 12 hours - it is going to look completly different. the strip is going to be completly blocked off to drivers started at 6-30.... ....but there are ways to get around here. uber will be running - you will just have to be picked up at the linq. the monorail is also going to stay open for 44 hours straight! that starts at 7 this morning...then goes all the way until 3 am on saturday! a one way ticket only costs a dollar. another option for you - is r-t-c.
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for free! that starts at 6 tonight through 9 a- m tomorrow morning. so lots of options for you... ....but the big thing is, if you do not want to take part in the celebration down here - it is probably a good idea to avoid the area if you can. live from the stip yasmeen hassan channel 13 action news, a local motorcycle club coming together to help the family of one of their members... who was killed in a tragic ride. the club, " no rules no dues" held a fundraiser for 38 year old shamar hudson. the members say his girlfriend, and her two kids... who were like his own, are not only dealing with losing him, but they're also now facing a financial burden. those kids have a bunch of uncles right now that are really, really looking out for them. we are taking donations right now because one of his son's his bithday is coming up. we still don't know what caused the 3 motorcycles to go down during the right near searchlight.
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memorial ride for him this sunday, at the crash site. a quiet, innocent, unlv student.. that's how friends decribe the 21 year old now behind bars.. accused of killing his own father. those who knew the victim, say he was former military, and ran a very strict household.. we're told eugene tshiyombo wasn't allowed to have a smart phone, and had to stop participating in after school events because they ran too late at night. investigators believe eugene and his father got into an argument sunday night, leading to his death. anytime anybody doessomething like that it's shocking in generalbush for him he seems like a real kind of innocentshy kid tshiyombo is being held at ccdc on a murder charge. breaking overnight... the mother of the texas breaking overnight... the mother of the texas teenager who used, being rich as a defense against murder... is now back in the u-s, without her son. ethan couch filed a legal
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being deported from mexico. the 18 year old fled, after police issued an arrest warrent for him for violating his probation he was sentenced to for a drunk driving crash that killed 4 people. the friend of one of the san bernadino shooters is now facing federal charges, for conspiring to give material support to terrorists. authorities say enrique marquez bought the rifles used by the sayed farook and tashfeen malik in the mass shooting that killed 14 people. he is now being held without bail. the details are coming out... in that sex assault case against bill cosby that now has him officially facing charges. prosecutors say back in january 2004, he invited andrea contand over to his home... where he reportedly gave her 3 blue pills he claimed were "herbal," saying they would "make her feel good" and "take the edge off." constand told
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and cosby told her to lie down.. her. it's a similar story dozens of his accusers have told. criminally charged and having to face a trail is the best christmas present that have every received." cosby has said the pills were benadryl, and that their encounter was "consensual." he was arrested and released on a million dollar bail. his lawyers say they will be fighting the charge. our state's new voucher program for education is making huge progress towards becoming a reality. a panel of lawmakers have approved the regulations for the education savings accounts. that means military families and kindergartners will not have to meet the 100 day requirement to get their money. under the program families will get roughly 5-thousand dollars per child--making private schooling more affordable for
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time now is x:xx --- up next... after losing the fight of the century... it looks like manny pacquiao is making a comeback. we'll tell you when and where he'll be stepping into the ring, and who he'll be facing. greg adlibs weather forecast tease and chopper 13... live look at the strip... plus live images just coming into our newsroom of that historic flooding in the st. louis missouri area. where several major roads have now closed more details on this
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the low pressure system has moved on but high pressure is taking its place; centered north of winnemucca, nv. this will still give us some
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conditions but the good news is these winds should enter the valley between 1pm and last through 9pm tonight. 10-20 mph winds will be common during this time with an occasional 25 mph gust. by 9:30pm wins should be dying down to just under 10 mph which would allow for the fireworks to go off at midnight! temperatures however, will be cold today! highs are expected in the upper 40s and low 50s again with a wind chill making it feel like the low 40s. tonight, 10pm to 1am, temperatures will range between 38 and 34 degrees. with a 5-10 mph wind, the temperatures outside will feel like 26-29 degrees! please dress for the winter cold if you plan on celebrating the new year outdoors tonight. low 50s and partly cloudy skies take over the first weekend of 2016 with our first disturbance of the new year passing overhead by monday. chances for showers are looking for the valley will be in the
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are not expected for las vegas. breaking news live images just coming into our newsroom of that historic flooding in the
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newsroom of that historic flooding in the st. louis missouri area. the meramec river has crested at a record level this morning. several major roads have now
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and commuter trains have shut down also just moments agog. also i'm seeing reports that a major waste water treatment plant just waste water treatment plant just shut down because a levee broke nearby it. there are landslides being reported also in some areas so things not getting any better there... in fact it's going to be a soggy and dangerous start of the new year in missouri four major the health district is encouraging everyone to get their flu shot this morning... after two people die in clark county from the flu. officials say one patient was a child under the age of five.. the other was a woman over 50. two men also died from the flu before christmas. flu season typically peaks in
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so it's still not a bad idea to get a vaccine. right now... a family owned liquor store is asking for your help to catch this crook... who was caught on camera stealing from them. this happened at 'jones liquor' near the 215 and jones you see the man takes something, then walks to the register... hands the cashier a piece of paper and takes off. we're told he got away with two bottles of high end scotch. a happy update this morning, on the search for a missing north las vegas woman. we're now being told that 29 year old villa-lobos is safe and back with her family after she was found unharmed near twain and torrey pines. the woman was reported missing 3 weeks ago. this is not the scene you want to see in an airport... people being wheeled away on stretcher.. well, 21 passengers were injured, after their plane hit heavy turbulence. the air canada flight was headed from shanghai to toronto, but had to make an emergency landing in calgary.
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describe the terrifying experience. bing feng, air canada passenger "it was just like you were in a roller coaster. the plane would just go down like very straight-- like go down. and lots of screaming." (butted with) caroline lin, air canada passenger "my legs were shaking when it started. i was like -- i don't know, it sort of felt like flying, like you were like in mid-air and then you just fell back down." 3 children were among those taken to the hospital all of the people injured are now in stable condition. meanwhile an allegiant flight headed from florida to rhode island was forced to land because it was having problems in the air.... and their cabin was overheating! "my girls were sitting in the back and they said it got really, really hot and smelled like smoke behind their seats," the plane landed safely in wisconsin. no one was hurt. no word yet on what caused the scare. for the first time since losing to floyd mayweather right here in las vegas...
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returning to the ring! it's topping our look at today's stories now trending... his promotor just announcing the pacman will fight timothy bradley for the third time. they'll square off at the mgm grand on april 9th. the fight is not being billed as pacquiao's last one ever, be he has said he would just do one more fight before running for the senate in the phillipines. pacquaio is currently a congressman. here's a home that would put elsa to shame! take a look at this ice castle in edmonton, canada. it took two months to build, and it was all sculpted by hand. visitors can go inside and crawl through tunnels, explore caves and ride down frozen slides. at night, l-e-d lights will make the castle glow different colors! a utah-based company is behind the attraction, they will run it until it melts. google chrome has a new feature that let's you block out all images and references to presidential candidate donald trump! the filter has three settings: "mild, aggressive, and vindictive." on "mild,"
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blank. the "vindictive" setting blocks out entire websites, like c-n-n and google news. the developer says he built it to take the spotlight off trump and let people focus on other candidates and the issues. you can check out all of the stories trending today... just head to our website ktnv.com time now is x:xx --- coming up... a final check of your new year's eve forecast.. plus the very latest on the breaking news our team is following for you this morning.. parker? and chopper 13 giving us a look at a popular spot to ring in the new year. the high roller!
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the high roller! but prepare to shell out big money. private cabins start at 6-grand!! we're following breaking news
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you this morning... a man rushed to the hospital after being stabbed... and this all started with a burglary. parker collins has been tracking this one for us. he joins us now from the scene near pecos and alexander. parker? parker adlibs scene sgt. jose hernandez, lvmpd 00:08:05-00:08:14 "i don't think he had any idea that there was anyone home.
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he came home. there was an altercation and he sustained those injuries." morning. more than 30 people now without now.... after their apartments went up in flames. take a look at the apartments near vegas valley and maryland parkway.. 19 children and 17 adults were displaced by this fire. it started around two this morning. we don't know yet what sparked the flames, but firefighters
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the red cr families now without a place to stay. we will let you know when we get any knew information from fire officials.. right now.. thousands and thousands of people are making their way to our city. las vegas is hosting one of the biggest news years celebrations in the country.... ....and safety is on everyones minds. action news reporter yasmeen hassan is live on strip with a look at some of the preparations already underway. first responders say they are doing everything possible to make sure everything does off without a hitch - and everyone stays safe.. firefighters and paramedics are also adding extra staff today. they are expecting these next 24 hours to be much busier than any other day of the year. we are talking about 300-thousand people on the strip. that means everywhere is going to be packed...
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deputy chief jeff buchanan clark county fire department 13.13.40.0 0 "there are going to be 10 extra rescues, which people recognize as ambulance company. there will be two extra engine companies that will be available to respond. again there will be extra private ambulance companies out in and around the strip. to make room for all the first responders, metro, the national guard, and of course - hundreds of thousands of people, barriers are going up later today. you will no be able to access the strip starting at russell - all the way up to sahara. barriers will be up just before live from the strip, yasmeen hassan channel 13 action news, the low pressure system has moved on but high pressure is taking its place; centered north of winnemucca, nv. this will still give us some breezy conditions but the good
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enter the valley between 1pm and last through 9pm tonight. 10-20 mph winds will be common would allow for the fireworks again with a wind chill making it feel like the low 40s. temperatures outside will feel like 26-29 degrees! please thanks for watching good morning las vegas.. do something positive today.. good morning america is next...
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good morning, america. record-breaking floods swallowing the heartland. >> this is supposed to be two major highways. underwater as rescuers race to find survivors overnight. saving a man and his dog from a rooftop. on the rise. bill cosby charged for the first time.
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