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fire on a man... killing him. and the miscommunication that was made. and a wild hit and run rampage through downtown. police say a woman caused three different accidents, and tried to flee from each of them. find out how they finally got her in handcuffs. and the rain clouds are already forming... mother nature ready to give us another blast of showers. so when and where can we expect the rain to be falling today greg? and more importantly for how long? breaking news... heavy police presence at the pinewood apts. that's near swenson and desert inn. our reporter just got to the scene moments ago. we are working to get you more information on what is happenning.---as well as a live picture. we'll get you those as soon as they come in. toss to weather
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enter the valley today with widespread showers expected through the day. wet roads with possible local pooling will be a concern this afternoon into the overnight so take caution traveling across the city today. high temperatures will hover in the low and mid 50s with winds out of the southeast between 5-10 mph. higher elevations 6500ft and above are under a winter storm warning from 7am this morning until 4am are expected. it is likely that snow chains will be a must if traveling up between 20 and 30 mph along with the continuation of light mid 50s through the week and into the weekend. snow potential to the valley is weakening slightly but with snow expected around red rock wednesday into thursday, i do not want to rule out a possible short- lived flurry to our higher elevated communities
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a miscommunication between law enforcement... and mistaking a cell phone for a firearm... metro is revealing new details about what happened before their officers fatally shot a man.
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the radio traffic, where their officers were told about the suspect keith childress.... u-s marshalls were tracking childress who they say he was wanted for murder. this is the body cam video showing when metro officers caught up to childress in a residential neighborhood. they say he consistently refused their commands to get down and show his hands, and they believed he had a gun--which later turned out to be a cell phone.. nv-11pmo nye ois folo ":05-:09" get on the ground! get on the ground now!" (butted with) childress advanced towards them and they opened fire, killing childress advanced towards them and they opened fire, killing him. we now have the police report for that unlv student accused of murdering his own father, and the details are disturbing. police say last week, eugene tshiyombo
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and then hid him under his bed. the next day, tshiyombo's mom reported her husband missing, and while she was searching her house... inside their car she found her husband's shoes, glasses, and a bloody pillow. when the cops came that night they found the dad's body, and a handgun in eugene's room. detectives say the 21 year old told them he wanted to play video games at home alone, but his father always told him to get out more. tshiyombo is due in court tomorrow. tonight... friends and loved ones of a man killed while riding his motorcycle... are coming together at the scene of the crash to remember him. a vigil is being held at 8 o'clock at the corner of jones and peak for 47 year old sheldon cooper. officers say he was riding his motorcycle last sunday night, when a female driver pulled out in front of him. a woman is waking up behind bars this morning... accused of going on a wild hit and run rampage, causing three separate car accidents.. and her wild arrest was caught on camera. it all started around 12-30 yesterday when police say the
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light pole, near bonanza and main and just took off. then they say she hit another car at pecos and stewart. chopper 13 was first over that scene to give us an aerial view of the damage. then finally, police say she caused a five car crash at lamb and sahara. she tried to take off again, but witnesses followed her... until police came. one of the witnesses gave us this video of officers pulling the woman out of her truck. they say she was not going down without a fight. sot dominick duffy, witness they hog tied her to the ground because she kept trying to kick an officer here you see them trying to hold her down. one person involved in the accidents had to be taken to the hospital, but they are espected to be okay. it's day four of an intense standoff in oregon. it's the government versus an armed militia holed up in a federal building. the f-b-i is calling for a "peaceful ending" but the protestors say they're prepared to stay for as long as they need to. the fight is over two ranchers who were sentenced to prison
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public lands. the ranchers actually turned themselves in yesterday, and say they do not support the armed takeover. now the sheriff is demanding the protest end. sheriff dave ward, harney county sheriff "it's time for you to leave our community. go home to your families and end this peacefully." schools in the area are closed because of safety concerns. meanwhile police on scene are hoping just to wait this all out. the oregon standoff has a nevada twist. the bundy brothers are just some of the leaders of that armed standoff.. and this morning, we're hearing from their father-- rancher cliven bundy, who lives here in southern nevada.... says he actually sent his sons there. cliven had his own tense standoff with the feds two years ago in bunkerville. he says he wanted his sons to go to oregon to spread his message. 05:14:28 cliven bundy, rancher "we're tired of the abuse of the federal government and
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federal government claiming ownership of this land." bundy told our crews he's prepared to go to oregon if he feels it's necessary. the future of the car industry is coming to north las vegas... and we got a glimpse into the future last night, as faraday unveiled their very first car. this is the ff-zero-one. designers call it a tablet on wheels, because of all the technology that's built into the car. governor brian sandoval was there for the big unveil. it was just a few weeks ago that he signed the laws needed to bring the billion dollar factory to apex. high quality, high paying jobs. an opportunity fir high school graduates, college graduates to come work in an exciting industry." faraday future says it hopes to break ground on the factory in a couple weeks, and hopes to have cars on the road in a couple of years. there's much more to come on action news... up next... people are overcome with emotion as a convicted killer...
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he's a thug and he needs to be put down like a dog. he's a dog. we'll hear from family members who couldn't hold back... plus.. rough weather in henderson nearly caused a disaster when this small plane came in for a greg? ((ad-lib)) some breaking news out of dekalb, georgiia...where 11
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georgiia...where 11 children and 1 woman were being held hostage inside a hotel room. we are getting word that the swat team successfully rescued everyone. officials say the suspect injured himself and is in critical condition. that person was transported to hospital - new this morning... bill cosby's wife is trying to delay her deposition in that civil suit against her husband. lawyers for camille cosby filed an emergency motion to delay the deposition, which was supposed to happen tomorow. her husband is being sued by 7 different women who claim he sexually assaulted each of them. last week, the actor was arrested for aggravated indecent assault in pennsylvania. he could spend 10 years in jail if he's convicted in that case. it looks like the case against ammar harris may finally be
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the self-proclaimed pimp convicted for the deaths of three people has officially been sentenced to die. the formal sentencing yesterday took just minutes, but it was still an emotional moment for the family members of the victims killed in that shooting and fiery crash on the strip years ago. tehran boldon, victim's brother 9:36:21-9:36:34 "this man is alive. he should be dead. it's the death penalty. do it and quit playing. talking about how much it costs... who cares how much it costs? what about the cost to my family?" harris did not speak at all during his sentencing. as of right now, there is no word on any appeals being filed for him. some terrifying moments for the two people on board a small plane.. that crash landed in henderson. take a look at the aftermath. the private plane was heading from california to nashville last night, when it diverted to henderson executive airport because of the bad weather. but it lost power as it was approaching the runway, landed in the desert nearby. fortunately neither person on
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time now is x:xx --- for the first time.. we're hearing the details about why an innocent man.... sleeping in his car... was gunned down by a couple at a 24-fitness parking lot. you'll hear what led up to it all. while trump has been on the campaign trail... he has not shied away from what he think about bill clinton's sexual history. and this morning--mr. clinton is responding to 'the
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strongest chances for rain enter the valley today with widespread showers expected through the day. wet roads with possible local pooling will be a concern this afternoon into the overnight so take caution traveling overnight so take caution traveling across the city today. high temperatures will hover in the low and mid 50s with winds out of the southeast temperatures will hover in the low and mid 50s with winds out of the southeast between 5-10 mph. higher elevations 6500ft and above are under a winter storm warning from 7am this morning until 4am wednesday morning. high winds and snow accumulations between 8 and 16 inches through the next 24 hrs are expected.
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will be a must if traveling up mt. charleston today. overnight, winds will drop into the valley with gusts expected between 20 and 30 mph along with the continuation of light to moderate rainfall. the rain chances continue through friday afternoon with highs keeping in the low and mid 50s through the week and into the weekend.
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weakening slightly but with snow expected around red rock wednesday into thursday, i do not want to rule out a possible short- lived flurry to our higher elevated communities within las vegas. now to some breaking news that we brought you at the top of the hour... there was heavy police presence this morning at the pinewood
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near swenson and desert inn. police are telling us they received a call about a suicidal man. he somehow escaped.... and they're now looking for him no one was evacuated.. or hurt report-vm one of the murder suspects accused of killing a man in the one of the murder suspects accused of killing a man in the parking lot of a 24 hour fitness.. confesses to police, and tells them everything. according to the arrest report for megan hippie, she told detectives her and kyle staats were breaking into cars in the parking lot near rainbow and alta last week. she says they tried to rob the victim neil gardner at gunpoint.. but he was asleep. hippie says it was staat's who fatally shot gardner, and then they both drove off. both of them are due in court
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this morning... the world is now looking for the killer calling himself the new jihadi john for isis. and they may already know who he is. u-s and british officials are comparing the voice and charactaristics from a new isis video... to this well-known british radical named siddhartha dhar. the previous jihadi john is believed to have been killed in an airstrike late last year in syria. ahead today... president obama will outline his plan for the executive actions he's going to take on gun control. but even before he hits the podium... he's already facing stiff opposition from some of the candidates hoping to take his job. opposition from some of the candidates hoping to take his job. some like ben carson, comparing the push to obamacare. or ted cruz saying the president is abusing his power... but the commander in chief says that's not true. (obama) "the good news is, is that these are not only recommendations that are well within my legal authority and the executive branch but they're also ones that the overwhelming majority of the american people, including gun
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the president is expected to give his address from the east room at about 8-40 this morning. donald trump's first t-v ad is coming under fire for talking about a wall with mexico... but instead showing video of morocco. well now, trump is saying he meant to do that. his campaign releasing a statement saying, they used morocco images on purpose quote "to demonstrate the severe impact of an open border and the very real threat americans face." but trump critics say the video highlights how he plays fast and loose with the facts. there is one person who's a trump critic.. and not afraid to hide it.. former president bill clinton. he hit the campaign trail for his wife for the first time. and while rallying for hillary in new hampshire, clinton skirted questions about ttump's recent comment where he said the president's past is fair game. but he wasn't afraid to go after the billionaire. "when there is
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i dont like that.." and 15 years after leaving office, bill clinton's popularity numbers are sky high... here you see him at 60 percent, compared to his wife.. just 40. good morning las vegas... time now is x:xx --- a terrifying day on the slopes... dozens of people are forced to evacuate when a ski lift chair plunges to the ground.. . and it was caught on camera. and later.. you won't believe what led up to this dramatic confrontation at a starbucks!!! it has a lot of people prainsing the drive this morning.
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chaos in ldozens of skiers and snowboards had to evacuate from a chairlift, after one dozens of skiers and snowboards had to evacuate from a chairlift, after one to evacuate from a chairlift, after one of them fell from the cable! take a look at this video one of the witnesses posted on their instagram. you can see rescue crews lowering people. the chair fell around 11 sunday morning, and the resort stopped the lift and had to get all 65
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the resort says it will be shut down until they can figure out what happened. strongest chances for rain enter the valley today with widespread showers expected through the day. wet roads with possible local pooling will be a concern this afternoon into the overnight so take caution traveling across the city today. high temperatures will hover in the low and mid 50s with winds out of the southeast between 5-10 mph. higher elevations 6500ft and above are under a winter storm warning from 7am this morning high winds and snow will be a must if traveling up mt. charleston today. overnight, winds will drop into the valley with gusts expected between 20 and 30 mph along with the continuation of light mid 50s through the week and into the weekend. snow potential to the valley is weakening slightly but with
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here's a wild video going viral this morning.. it shows an angry mother in california confronting a starbucks cashier... after she says she stole her credit card information, and spent more than 200 dollars on it. sot - martinez: you know what you did right? //edit// cashier: i'm sorry that i took money from you and your kids. $200 might not seem like a lot saying the situation is "completely unacceptable" and the employee no longer works for the company. coming up at -5-... another summerlin neighborhood
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not once--but several times! and you won't believe how the postal service is responding. when you ask.
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thing. get on the ground...get on the ground video is giving us a look into the tense moments before police opened fire on a man who wasn't even holding a gun! good morning las vegas i'm jessica janner. and i'm dayna roselli. let's get right over to breaking news we're following this morning... action news reporter parker collins is live near swenson and twain with the latest on the search effort for a suicidal man. good morning parker. thanks parker...now let's get
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