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high level clouds, mainly sunny skies will be common. high temperatures hold between winds do pick up though by tomorrow between 10 and 20 mph due to an approaching cold front and low pressure from the west. temperatures will climb into the upper 50s by thursday and heavy cloud cover is expected. the front should pass over head thursday into friday with rain chances on the fence for now. we will keep to breezy conditions into the weekend along with partly cloudy skies breaking overnight.. a terrifying situation for a woman in summerlin... a man with a gun steals her
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then her car! parker collins is live at the scene near lake mead and rampart. parker we know how it started... now how did this crime spree end? parker adlibs scene this is where things started... pretty quiet neighborhood. just a few housr ago... a man demanded a woman's purse. he had a gun... and took off in her car! take a look at this map... the criminal didn't get very far... but somehow he made it into a gated community... less than ten minutes from here. he tried ditching the car... and running for it... but police got him in cuffs. reporting live parker collins
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take a look at this nasty crash that happened just hours ago near eastern and russel. metro says a car lost control, hit a rock in the parking lot of a gas station... hit a small pole... went airborne and then landed on top of an electrical box. you can see it on its side there. amazingly the driver wasn't seriously hurt. police also dont think they were impaired or under the influence of anything. two people are fighting for their lives this morning... after a bad crash at durango and warm springs. the two cars, and all of them were rushed to the hospital. officers are still working to figure out exactly what caused the accident. a 22 year old son now behind bars waiting for his first court appearance this morning... because police say he murdered his own father. neighbors told henderson police they heard fighting yesterday morning at the home near patrick and stephanie..
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we spoke with a co-worker of the suspect, daron clanton. they told us they never could've seen this coming. "just shock really because i didn't know he was a violent person at all, i didn't even know he had guns in his house." clanton is due in court at 8-30 this morning... on an open murder charge. a former rtc commissioner now speaking out about how the rtc's inaction lead to a woman's death... she was killed after a bus ran over her while she was waiting at the bus stop. steve miller was on the rtc commission when they put up the bus shelters, and he counts nearly 40 deaths since 1990. and he says all of them wouldn't been prevented by fixing the shelters. 15.35.23 i regret ever getting invovled 24 i wish i would have told them 'absolutely no' 26 (butted with) 15.36.04 i would tell people dont sit in them, they're unsafe 06 they're death traps 08 miller thinks the curbs near the shelters should be raised up, that they should be further back from the road... and they shouldn't have any backs so people aren't trapped inside. the last time we talked to rtc about bust stops, they said
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mor shelters... but they can't comment on the deadly crash saturday-- because metro is still investigating. the president is getting ready to give his very last state of the union address tonight... so what can we expect to hear from him? in a preview video from the white house, president obama says he wants to focus on the progress our country has made in the last 7 years.. and what we all need to do together to better our future. highlight... the economy's recovery, the affordable care act... and foreign policy. we will be airing the president's address on channel 13.. followed by a special edition of action news. las vegas is one of the our city had to honor him with a fitting tribute... nats of changes with bowie tribute graphic" hundreds of people packed underneath the canopy on fremont street to watch the homage to bowie. we talked with fans afterwards about their love for his music. "i appreciated everything he did. even from his film labyrinth.
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listening to him and he was just like a part of my life i guess in a weird iconic way." some fans told us they hadn't gotten out to buy bowie's new album black star just yet... but they will make a point to do that now. bowie released that final album on friday... his 69th birthday. time now is x:xx --- up next... lamar odom may be out of the hospital... but is he in the clear with his legal troubles? nye county making a decision on whether or not he should face drug charges, after he was found unconscious at a brothel near pahrump. greg adlibs weather forecast tease and chopper 13... showing us the slowdown on the
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released the drug kingpin el chapo's exclusive interview with the magazine.... and you can now watch it in its entirety on their website take a look youll remember this is the interview that's made international headlines because
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sean penn.... who got exclusive access to the drug kingpin in a remote area of mexico... while authorities were on a wordlwide manhunt for the drug lord. the interview is 17 minutes long. the interview is 17 minutes long. ahead today... former clark county commissioner tom collins is set to face the judge to deal with his recent dui arrest. collins was originally scheduled for court yesterday, but a judge postponed to give his attorney more time to prepare. police arrested collins last month on suspicion of drunk driving after he crashed his car. collins unexpectedly resigned from the county commission back in august. former basketball player lamar odom won't have to worry about any legal troubles... for now. nye county prosecutors decided not to file charges against odom.
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enough evidence to prove the former basketball star was using cocaine during his stay at the love ranch. he was just released from the hospital last weekend. time now is x:xx --- parents across our state were getting ready to get their thousands of dollars for their kid's education.. but that won't be happening any time soon. hear what governor sandoval says needs to happen. and our live drive is out on the move this morning... giving people options based on their budget is pretty edgy... kind of like this look. i'm calling it the "name your price tool" phase.
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high pressure still has hold of the southern nevada area today.
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high level clouds, mainly sunny skies will be common. high temperatures hold between 53 and 57 for most of the area and winds will be rather mild out of the southwest between 5-10 mph. winds do pick up though by tomorrow between 10 and 20 mph due to an approaching cold front and low pressure from the west.
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the upper 50s by thursday and heavy cloud cover is expected. the front should pass over head thursday into friday with rain chances on the fence for now. we will keep to breezy conditions into the weekend along with partly cloudy skies and high temperatures in the mid and upper 50s. another shot for showers falls
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new overnight... a scare at caesars. around midnight, a fire broke out at the cafe americano inside the strip property. fire crews say it wasn't too bad, and the employees were able to put it out themselves, but we did see people posting on social media that they heard the fire alarms going off. found(mccarthy)-vo
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morning... that 15 year old girl police were searching for is now back with her family. metro told us last night that brooke mccarthy was found safe. they did not say specifically how or where she was found. just weeks before parents were supposed to get their thousands of dollars for their children's education... a district judge is putting on the breaks. the judge granted the injunction that orders the state treasurer not to implement the new education savings acount program while it's being challened by two lawsuits. the voucher program allows parents to use their 5-thousand dollar allowance from the state on what they want, which could be private school tuition. goveror sandoval responded to the judge's decision saying he believes the best way to fix our education system is improving public schools, as well as providing parents with choices.
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now is leave it up to the state supreme court, because thousands of parents across nevada are waiting for an answer. the money for the voucher programs was supposed to start getting disbursed in february. time now is x:xx --- it looks like there is no cure for the powerball fever that is sweeping our country.. powerball fever that is sweeping our country.. 10:26:14 "it's a small shot but a big payoff. you can't win if you're not in it." people here are driving over the state lines... and waiting for hours on end just for a shot at the prize. so if you're planning on taking a road trip to get a ticket-- we'll show you what you can expect. and chopper 13... headed back to the north las vegas to pick up the new member
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their own rules.to get in on the power ball fever!! take a look at the thousands of people waiting in line
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hoping to take home that one point four billion dollar jackpot. we're told the lines in primm were two to three hours long vegas "we decided to come to california. it's another 30-45 minute drive and it was an hour wait here so the next powerball drawing is tomorrow night at 8. high pressure still has hold of the southern nevada area today. with some high level clouds, mainly sunny skies will be common. high temperatures hold between 53 and 57 for most of the area and winds will be rather mild out of the southwest between 5-10 mph. winds do pick up though by tomorrow between 10 and 20 mph due to an approaching cold front and low pressure from the
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temperatures will climb into the upper 50s by thursday and we will keep to breezy upper level stability, cloudy skies may be all we get. tesla is unveilling some new luxury electric cars that can park themselves in your garage, and even drive across the country to pick you up! here's abc's reena ninan and kendis gibson with the details. < in today's tech bytes... a-t-and-t is bringing back the unlimited data plan. starting today, customers will be able to stream as much video as they like...for one flat
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but there's just one catch. in order to qualify, customers also need to sign up for either direct-tv or u-verse tv. amazon is reportedly working on a portable version of its "echo" voice assistant. reports say the new device will be battery-operated... and fit in the palm of your hand. no word yet on pricing, but it's expected to be less than the full-sized version. and if you think you've got problems with all those "push" notifications.. here's what real fame looks like. this guy runs a football- based instagram account.. with 8 million followers. and this is what his phone looks like when he posts a photo.. that typically gets more than 200- thousand "likes"! those are your tech bytes. have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- coming up-- tensions at an all time high in oregon this morning.
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bundy's armed militia is now harassing people there.. and they have a strong message for the protestors. sv-hl 14:19:34:00 it was a little hard at first but at this point we can't fester on
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due to an approaching cold front and low pressure from the west. temperatures will climb into the upper 50s by thursday and heavy cloud cover is expected. the front should pass over head thursday into friday with rain chances on the fence for now. we will keep to breezy conditions into the weekend along with partly cloudy skies and high temperatures in the mid and upper 50s. another shot for showers falls around sunday morning into the afternoon but depending on how we restructure our mid and upper level stability, cloudy skies may be all we get. we're staying on top of a story just breaking this morning.. a man afraid for his life after
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this happened just about an hour ago near alta and decatur that's where yasmeen hassan is now. yasmeen you just spoke with police, what are they telling you? pssible shooting just east of main drag
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near 21st and fremont safari motel freemont and bruce at least six cop cars t=e ntire motel area cordoned off with polife tape and one room in particular of that motel the running rebels are getting ready to play their first game
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without head coach dave rice. rice announced he was leaving the men's basketball team sunday night-- right in the middle of the season. players say the news took them by surprise, and although it may be hard for some... they just have to focus on the really had a special relationship. (butted with) sot ike nwamu, player 14:19:34:00 it was a little hard at first but at this point we can't fester on that. associate head coach todd simon will take over for the remainder of the season as interim head coach. the running rebels take on new mexico tonight at the thomas and mack. tip off is at 7. dave rice tipp off the celebrations went well into
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they may be a little tired this morning! the crimson tied took home its 10th national championship after beating clemson 45 to 40 in glendale, arizona last night. here you can see officials presnting them their trophy. alabama has now won 4 national titles in just 7 years.... all of them under the head coach nick saban. boulder city is searching for a new police chief this morning... after their old one suddenly resigned right in the middle of that scandal involving the former animal control supervisor. william conger served as the chief of police for three years. the city wouldn't give us too many details, but they did say it was tied to the investigation into mary jo frazier. the district attorney is reportedly reviewing claims the former animal control supervisor was improperly euthanizing animals. the city says it's working on figuring out who will replace the police chief while they search for a permanent
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a is body found at a local high school, and now metro is trying to figure out what happened. the man was found at the las vegas academy around 5-30 yesterday morning. police say they taped off the area, and no students saw it. at this point, investigators believe the man committed suicide. the school alerted parents to let them know what happened, and classes went on as scheduled. an update on breaking international news we're following this morning - that huge explosion in istnabul turkey. we just learned most of the victims were german tourists. we've been telling you all morning,a huge explsion this morning killed several people.... the number has been downgraded to 9 people killed. we know at least 15 others are hurt. the blast happened in the area of istanbul where it's a busy tourist hub. at this point, we dont beleive anyone killed was american. new this morning... for the 2nd time-- people living in burns oregon are
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to leave... because they say crime in their community is going up because of them! the local sheriff says there's been an increase in reports of harassment and vandalism since the protestors got there, and that both law enforcement and employees of the wildlife service are being harassed by the group lead by nevada rancher ammon bundy. 1:10-the end (dave ward/harney county sheriff) there is an hourglass and it's running and time's going to run out. so we need to work through this sooner than later. please go home." meanwhile, bundy says right now his group is going through federal documents at the wildlife refuge... looking for evidence to prove the government is mistreating local ranchers using federal land for cattle grazing. vm this afternoon fremont street performers will get the chance to talk to city leaders about their feelings on the new strict guidelines they have to follow. under the new rules performers must register with the city, and then wait for a lottery to determine what space they get to perform at for two hours. as you can see from this
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performers haven't been loving the new rules. this is from a protest back in november. the meeting is at one o'clock at city hall. time now is x:xx --- vice president joe biden... was once considered a favorite to win the next race for the white house... so who does he think is the better democratic candidate? that's next... greg adlibs weather forecast tease chopper 13 first on breaking news a possible shooting investigation happening right now at the safari hotel...at fremont and bruce just east of that main drag of fremont street and our live drive is on the way there too to get us some
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good morning, coming up on gma - dramatic new video of the raid that helped capture el chapo -- the notorious drug underground tunnels - next, on gma. you can save over 500 bucks when you switch to progressive. that's a fact. but this whole "blondes have more fun" thing...
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g of desertion and endangering fellow soldiers. bergdahl disappeard from his military post in afghanistan in 2009 - and was then kidnapped and held by the taliban for five years. he was released in a prisoner exchange for five guantanamo bay detainees in 2014. the mother of that texas "affluenza teen" is getting out of jail. she'll posted her 75-thousand dollar bail. the judge just lowered it from on million dollars. she will have to wear an
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now on, and undergo a mental exam. her lawyers say she's not competent to stand trial, because of mental illness. she's accused of helping her son flee to mexico in order to avoid a probation violation hearing. the democratic side of the race for the white house is now in a dead heat a new poll from the wall street journal shows vermont senator bernie sanders only 3 percentage points behind clinton, which is within the margin of error. as people try to decide who's going to run for president himself-- joe biden. "bernie is speaking to a yearning that is deep and real. and he has credibility on it. and that is the absolute enormous concentration of wealth in a small group of people with the new class now being able to be shown being left out. (butted with) hillary's focus has been other things up to now, and that's been bernie's -- no one questions bernie's authenticity
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biden also went onto defend sanders record on gun control, and said he never felt clinton was a no-contest favorite to win. the line up for the next republican presidential debate is out.. and you may notice two faces missing... kentucky senator rand paul, and carly fiorina. the candidates had to be in the top 6 nationally, or in the top 5 in iowa or new hampshire. the debate is being hosted by fox business on thursday. election season is almost here and the county is going electronic to save money... but they need your help! in 20-14 just printing and mailing out ballots cost tax payers well over a million dollars. now you have the option to have the sample ballot emailed to you... but you have to register for that online. we posted a link to where you can do that on our website ktnv.com its a video that's been all over social media... showing a man's car that is completely frozen...
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well now he's speaking out... and it is now trending... take a look at this poor car in northern new york. the man says he left it parked by lake erie and all the snow and rain, and heavy winds created this "car- cicle." but he never expected his car would become an internet sensation! "can't believe it got this much attention though. i'm cool. it's not gonna bother me." he did however go on to say that his dad was definitely not pleased with him for leaving his car by the lake. the late singer david bowie now has an unusual namesake to honor his legacy. the cincinnati zoo named this baby penguin "bowie" because he was born on friday, which is the music icon's birthday... and especially in the wake of
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thought it was the perfect name and tribute to the singer. (cody sowers cincinnati zoo) "really cool to actually honor david bowie's legacy and his musical influence by naming the little penguin after him." the baby penguin will make its public debut at a zoo exhibit this spring. you can check out all of the stories trending today... just head to our website ktnv.com time now is x:xx --- coming up... our whole team is working for you! we've got a final check of your tuesday forecast and plus, the latest on our top stories.. and breaking news--jess? that's right police investigating something at the safari hotel right on fremont street near bruce much more on what's happening right now,
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near 21st and fremont safari motel freemont and bruce at least six cop cars t=e ntire motel area cordoned off with polife tape and one room in particular of that motel it's been a busy morning in our newsroom... two terrifying armed robberies just hours apart and on
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the valley.. yasmeen hassan tracking a man who was violently robbed and attacked this morning.. but first we want to start with parker collins who's in summerlin where a woman was robbed at gunpoint parker? parker adlibs scene this is where things started... pretty quiet neighborhood. just a few housr ago... a man demanded a woman's purse. he had a gun... and took off in her car! take a look at this map... the criminal didn't get very far... but somehow he made it into a gated community... less than ten minutes from here. he tried ditching the car... and running for it... but police got him in cuffs. "14:58-15:03 "we just located the suspect via the 'find my iphone' app in the village center & town center circle." reporting live parker collins channel thirteen action news.
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reporter yasmeen hassan... she's been tracking that violent armed robbery near alta and decatur yasmeen this was really a
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high pressure still has hold of the southern nevada area today. with some high level clouds, mainly sunny skies will be common. high temperatures hold between 53 and 57 for most of the area and winds will be rather mild due to an approaching cold front and low pressure from the west. temperatures will climb into the upper 50s by thursday and heavy cloud cover is expected. the front should pass over head thursday into friday with rain afternoon but depending on how we restructure our mid and quinones. picture of lunch at peppermill.
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thanks for watching good morning las vegas.. do something positive today..
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unleash the power of dough. give it a pop. that sound. like nails on a chalkboard. but listen to this: (family talking) that's a different kind of sound. the sound of the weekend. unleash the power of dough. give it a pop. good morning, america. deadly terror attack on a crowded tourist destination overseas breaking right now. at least ten people killed. more than a dozen injured. a suicide bomber targeted a crowded park. details coming in as we come on the air. winter whiteout.
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