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tv   Good Morning Las Vegas 5AM  ABC  January 1, 2016 5:00am-6:00am PST

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happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. winds are expected between 5 and 15 mph out of the west. by saturday and sunday things already start to change drastically. clouds build in heavily with high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, breaks down our stability and pulls in moisture from the pacific. this will allow for a solid chance for light to moderate showers and will last clear into thursday morning! umbrellas will be needed but snow shoes can stay in the closet! any chances for snow or flurry action will be 6500ft luckily for the city, winds do next work week.
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it's clean up time on las vegas boulevard... after the massive crowds leave... then crews have to come in and pick up the mess so the strip can get back to normal. parker collins is down there this morning. parker what does it look like out there now? breaking news coming .... numbers coming into our newsroom on just how busy
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were last nigh. ad lib 8 arrests on the strip, 1 felony 2 arrests on fremont street these are just prelim numbers -- more on monday. these are just prelim numbers
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it was a long night for the thousands of metro officers on the strip... but the good news is there were no major incidents. action news reporter mahsa saedi was on las vegas boulevard, getting a behind the scenes look at our officers at work... and things went well for our first resonders too... clark county fire department tweeting out overnight that
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strip. most of them were medical and alcohol related. although they did tweet earlier in the night about someone who had a heart attack. it was a rough night on the .. leading up to the new year festivities... two people were killed in a rollover crash on the i-15 near craig. this happened around 10. n-h-p says the driver was speeding.. when they lost control and ended up slamming into the median, rolling across 4 lanes... and then bursting into flames. the driver and the passenger were still inside. they were pronounced dead at the scene. no other cars were affected by the accident. n-h-p finally re-opened the roads around 2 this morning. police officers say they were forced to shoot and kill a man, and this morning.. we're learning why. around 2 yesterday afternoon, u-s marshalls were doing surveillance on a man near d-i and durango. the man was wanted in arizona for multiple violent felonies.
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marshalls called in metro for help. when officers found him, they say he appeared to be holding a firearm, but they weren't sure because he was covering the object with his hand. they told him to empty his hands, but instead he started walking toward them, still hiding what was in his hand. that's when they opened fire. "because the officers believed that the suspect was wanted for attempted murder, because this was a residential area, and because they believed he was armed with a firearm, they discharged their firearm upon the subject striking him several times. cpt. matt mccarthy lvmpd police say the object in the suspect's hand was a cellphone. he was pronounced dead at the scene. no officers were injured. time now is x:xx --- up next... a mother upset that the man accused of killing her son's trial gets pushed back again... so she snaps and attacks him. now she's the one facing charges. well the judge has finally decided her punishment.. we'll tell you how this story ends. greg adlibs weather forecast
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the mother of the "affluenza teen" from texas has now
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charged.
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hindering the apprehension of a felon. if she's convicted she faces up to 10 years in prison for helping her son, who continues to fight his deportation from mexico to the us to face charges of parole violation. ethan could also face jail time when he returns to the u-s. "i just lost it and started hitting him" that is 64 year old lindona thompson, talking about how she hit gary adair junior... the man charged with driving while on drugs, and hitting and killing her son kadar brown. well adair actually sued thompson after that... but this morning her case is finally settled. after pleading no contest to a misdemeanor battery charge, the judge fined thompson one hundred dollars, and ordered her to attend impulse classes and stay out of trouble for 90 days. if she does that, the charge could get dropped. adair's trial is scheduled to start in march. time now is x:xx --- up next... up close and personal with a las vegas headliner! super star singer matt goss
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and gives me a personal tour.. that's coming up. and our live drive is on the move this morning.. we're headed to a crash just reported on eastern.. happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first
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where a 4.4 magnitude earthquake just hit a few moments ago oklahoma no stranger to earthquakes but take a look at this video we just got into our newsroom you can see a local news anchor -- her reaction to the shake that
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happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. winds are expected between 5 and 15 mph out of the west. by saturday and sunday things already start to change drastically. clouds build in heavily with high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, breaks down our
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from the pacific. this will allow for a solid chance for light to moderate showers and will last clear into thursday morning! umbrellas will be needed but snow shoes can stay in the closet! any chances for snow or flurry action will be 6500ft and above. what las vegas can expect is a cold, cloudy and soggy start to wind chill factors will spring up throughout the weekend and
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matt goss has been performing at caesars palace for 6 years! he's a singer and songwriter, originally from the u-k. he's a singer and songwriter, originally from the u-k. goss performs 4 nights a week
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moved to las vegas permanently! and he gave us an exclusive look inside his home! matt goss combined with his live band, backup singers, and female dancers is a true vegas night out! stars from all over the world have been in the audience. jason statham, sharon stone, jerry lewis... and the late dick clark... who sent him a personal letter after seeing his show in 2011: 16:15:49 - 16:14 just wanted to drop you a short note matt.... ha ha i love that!" goss has had lunch with princess dianna, met frank sinatra, the rolling stones... and performed for 70,000 people at wembley stadium. but las vegas is home base now. he told me he's disappointed that in 2016 -- one of vegas' iconic shows will close and the famous jubilee showgirls will go away. 16:19:13 - :47 i was lucky enough... and save that show.
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he holds on to, he met mohammad ali this year thanks to his friends larry ruvo and bernie performed a special show with them. (16:47:00 -- ballett shoes) matt's beloved mother carol passed away a little more than a year ago. 16:45:43 - :16 she was everything to me...she looks over the house so..... 16:52:44-:18 i guarantee he's down here right now practicing darts... yah,,., 16:54:04- :09 alright so why don't you...double top 16:56:00 - :07 throws ....... ha ha ha 16:55:09 up close shot 16:57:27 come on tone... the two have enough toys to keep them busy. upstairs is a bit more peaceful...
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possessions, it's from his mom. 17:00:40 - :52 when i'm in a meeting or get stressed out.. reset myself 17:02:04 - :19 i truly wish you .. nothing but love... blows kiss to camera and
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time now is x:xx --- coming up in our next half hour... a firefighter trying to put out a house that's on fire... when suddenly he falls off the roof. we'll tell you how he's doing this morning. stay with us. nv
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chopper 13 was flying all night long giving us a view from the sky of the fireworks show..
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night happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. winds are expected between 5 and 15 mph out of the west. by saturday and sunday things already start to change drastically.
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high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from chance for light to moderate showers and will last clear into thursday morning! umbrellas will be needed but not seem to pack a punch within time now is x:xx --- coming up at 5-30 a man found dead inside his car in a 24 hour fitness parking lot. a man found dead inside his car in a 24 hour fitness parking lot. now metro is releasing new video.. in hopes of tracking down the people responsible. and our live drive...
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5 seconds of fireworks nats good morning las vegas... our city rang in the new year
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some incredible fireworks.. the parties went well into the night.. so greg... what's our forecast looking like for the very first day of the year? happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. winds are expected between 5 and 15 mph out of the west.
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already start to change drastically. clouds build in heavily with high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, breaks down our stability and pulls in moisture from the pacific. this will allow for a solid chance for light to moderate showers and will last clear flurry action will be 6500ft luckily for the city, winds do next work week. just hours ago the strip was packed full of people... now it's more like a ghost town! only the clean
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working to get the strip back to normal. now they're trying to clean up after action news reporter parker collins is live on las vegas boulevard this morning. good morning parker... what's it like out there? and all around the world people rang in the new year in their
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here's some video of the celebrations in rio de janiero... as always in brasil the bigger the better! and in memphis... true to the spirit of the rock in roll city... they get to watch a guitar drop! you can see the huge crowds all packed in there.. and of course we can't forget times square. millions of people there... all waiting to see the ball drop... and millions of pieces of confetti launched in the air.. and official in new york reporting no problems or threats there. we are staying on top of breaking news this morning.. possible new year's celebrations gone wrong, and now a teenager is recovering in the hospital. it happened just hours ago near sahara and sloan. action news reporter yasmeen hassan is there right now - gathering the very latest information. police tells us this may have
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...but it still ended in a teenager being shot. officers say someone was shooting a gun right after midnight... ....and then one of the bullets went through a wall - and hit the teen. since it happened just minutes after the new years countdown - metro thinks it might have been someone celebrating.. all night long in the newsroom, we have been listening to police scanners and hearing that people are firing off shots into the air.. ....but those bullets do end up somewhere. police tell us the teenager is recoering right now,.. ....and is expected to be okay... but in the meantime, this is still an active investigation. no suspects have been taken into custody. reporting live, yasmeen hassan channel 13 action news. breaking news on the legal
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bill cosby. we've just learned his wife, camille, as been ordered to give a deposition in a defamation suit against her husband. she is scheduled to testify next week in a massachussetts courtroom. the defamation case involves seven women who have accused bill cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting them. they say the 78-year-old comic portrayed them as liars after they went public with their allegations. cosby is also facing felony sexual assault charges in pennsylvania over an alleged incident that happened in 2004. the comedian has denied any wrongdoing. this morning we're getting a new clue, in metro's search for two murder suspects... who shot and killed a man in the parking lot at a 24 hour fitness. take a look at this video.. showing the car police believe the suspects were driving. it's a mid 2 thousand, two door couple with a spoiler and non-
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scene near rainbow and alta around 1 in the morning on tuesday. that's where they found the man had been shot and killed in his car. if you think you might recognize the suspects' car... please call police. we're now learning more about the relationship between the woman murdered on the i-15.. and her suspected killer. police are telling us vernon newson junior, and the victim, anchanett mcneil were dating. investigators say mcneil got out of a car on the side of the i-15 near lamb, and then she was shot multiple times. police in california arrested newson last week. he's in jail there waiting to be transfered back to las vegas. a man walks into his home... and finds a burlgar, then, he ends up getting stabbed. now his family is asking for your help to find the attacker. you'll remember we broke this story for you yesterday morning. around 5, police say the man who lives near craig and walnut... came home from work... catching the robber off guard. they got into a fight, and the robber stabbed him multiple times.
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family to cope with. kimberly davis, sister of victim it just makes me so angry for somebody to break into his house because somebody was watching his house again, police are looking for the robber right now, the family is asking anyone with any information to please come forward. sot kimberly davis somebody, anybody, if you heard anything or saw anything, please notify the police a scary day on the job for a firefighter... who's now recovering after falling off a roof while on the job! las vegas fire and rescue says they were responding to a house fire near maryland parkway and bruce when the accident happened. the firefighter was checked out by paramedics on scene, and he is okay. crews say the house was vacant and they think they fire was started by squatters. meanwhile, fire officials also believe squatters are to blame for that massive apartment fire that left 38 people without a place to stay. this is the aftermath of the blaze near vegas valley and maryland parkway. it's a rough way to start the
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displaced. img0345 andrew barnes, fire victim 00:00:11-00:00:14 "i'm at a loss for words. i really don't know what to say. i'm just happy my family's safe." (butted with) roberto ramos, fire victim img0346 00:00:01-00:00:07 "i was sleeping and my parents came in saying there was a fire and it turns out there was. i mean there's nothing else much to say." the red cross has stepped in to help the families in whatever way they can. time now is x:xx --- up next... just before take off a pilot decides to turn the plane around... but this wasn't an emergency.. hear why the pilot made the unusual decision, and why a grieving family is now thankingg him. greg adlibs weather forecast tease and our live drive... on the scene of that crash at the 215 and eastern... car being put on the tow
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happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. winds are expected between 5 and 15 mph out of the west. by saturday and sunday things already start to change drastically. clouds build in heavily with high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, breaks down our stability and pulls in moisture from the pacific.
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chance for light to moderate showers and will last clear into thursday morning! umbrellas will be needed but snow shoes can stay in the closet! any chances for snow or flurry action will be 6500ft and above. what las vegas can expect is a cold, cloudy and soggy start to the new year. luckily for the city, winds do not seem to pack a punch within the seven day outlook so minor wind chill factors will spring up throughout the weekend and next work week. that record flooding in the heartland is just getting worse
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morning..
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least two dozens.. and several rivers there are reaching all-time highs. take a look at all these homes now underwater. people... are there are rushing to collect sandbags... canned goods, and anything they can. sot-woman (no super provided) we just need a lot of help take a look at this traffic jam.. after they had to shut down hundreds of highways and roads. and they ones still open, are covered with water. the flooding is so powerful... it actually pushed this house right into a bridge. you see it there just getting crushed. there are at least 4 people still missing because of the flooding... two of them teenage boys. take a look at this massive high- rise inferno in dubai! just hours before their world famous fireworks show to ring in the new year... the fire started on the 20th floor of the 63 story hotel and could be seen for miles and miles. hundreds of people had to rush out and evacuate.
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see a lot of debris coming down from the building it's getting bigger and bigger. (butted with) sot 2nd witness (phoner) it kind of caused chaos here some people ran, some people started screaming, not knowing what was going on" thankfully less than 20 people were injured. and the show must go on.. the fireworks were sent off figure out what sparked the blaze. officials are now studying that explosion at a radio active waste dump in beatty... so they can learn how to prevent another blast from happening. the fire marshall's final report found that rainwater seeping into the corroded barrels of waste caused the explosion. now officials have to determine who should be to blame for the incident, and what corrective action is needed. no one was injured during the explosion back in october. well here at home the big parties lasted well into the night from the strip all the way to downtown.
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live hosts megan telles and rikki cheese to fremont street to get right in the middle of all the fun! a family rushing to catch their flight..
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flight.. that really has people talking this morning. the family from phoenix was trying to get to memphis for their dad's funeral, but their connecting flight in minneapolis was late... and when they finally got to the gate, their plane was pulling away. rick short / traveling to memphis the tower wasn't going to let them pull back in and my sisters and mom? sitting there in tears and i'm screaming through the glass. the pilot saw them... and called into the control tower, and when he learned that
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missing their dad's funeral.. he turned the plane around. the family says the kind gesture was a bright spot for them during their difficult time, and they got to memphis in time to say goodbye to their father. time now is x:xx --- coming up... greg's got a final check of your new years day and weekend forecast.. and i'm tracking your morning commute.. plus the latest on all the big breaking news we're following for you... yasmeen? (jessica) plus just how busy were police out there on the strip overnight? we've got the numbers -- on how many people got slapped with
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we are following breaking news
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you this morning.. in all the chaos of new years... a teenager is shot. it happened just a few hours ago near sahara and sloan. that's where action news reporter yasmeen hassan is right now - yasmeen? police tell us a bullet actually went through a wall at the house here - and hit the teenager. they don't have a suspect in custody right now. there is actually not even a desciption we can give you... ....but that's because this might just have been a terrible accident. here's why - he was shot just minutes after midnight... ...so officers think someone was shooting off rounds to celebrate the new year.....and one of those bullets hit the teen. he is now recovering at the hospital. the good news here, he is expected to be okay. reporting live yasmeen hassan
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and right now.. the clean up crews are out in full force trying to get the strip back up and running this morning.. but they're not alone! we sent parker collins down to las vegas boulevard this morning.. and parker's there's still some people out there with you this morning! elsa vallejo, nye partier 00:21:47-00:22:02 "the crowd it was a bit overwhelming people were tossing each other, but i mean that's part of the experience. going from staying at home watching everything on tv and being what's on the news on tv. that's a whole different
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breaking news coming .... numbers coming into our newsroom on just how busy police were last nigh. ad lib 8 arrests on the strip, 1 felony 2 arrests on fremont street these are just prelim numbers -- more on monday. happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! happy new year las vegas! coming in with the first forecast of 2016! mostly sunny skies are expected today with high temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s. drastically. clouds build in heavily with high temperatures rising to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, to between 51 and 56 degrees! by monday, a disturbance from the west/northwest, breaks down our
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into thursday morning! umbrellas will be needed but snow shoes can stay in the cold, cloudy and soggy start to wind chill factors will spring up throughout the weekend and next work week. tournament of roses parade thanks for watching good
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vegas.. do something positive today.. good morning america is next... we'll see you back here for action news live at midday.. breaking news coming ....
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