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developments. interacting with a cold front this morning through the afternoon. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies are going to be common with a small chance for isolated showers to the valley. better chances for rain lie within the red rock area and snow is expected to fall around 7000 ft and above. saturday due to cold air behind the front. by sunday, another front moves on shore from the pacific and will continue to treck east. this will keep clouds prominent through the weekend into the next work week, but also increase temperatures to the lower 60s! possible showers look to pop in on monday and tuesday of next week and then fizzle out to just cloud cover for the rest of the seven day outlook. breezy conditions are expected today and monday but nothing seriously gusty. just breaking this morning... a fire inside a bathroom leaves
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people without a home. the flames broke out around 2 a-m at an apartment near industrial and wyoming. crews were able to keep the blaze from spreading to any other units. no reports of any injuries. the red cross is now helping those people displaced. breaking overnight... clark county teachers now have a brand new contract this morning... take a look at this tweet from ccsd... saying the trustees voted unanimously to approve two year contracts for teachers. they address recruitment, retention and profesional development. the education association also tweeting overnight-- congratulating the district for ratifying the contracts.
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outline of what is in the agreement, yasmeen hassan is looking through it now. she'll break it all down for us in the 5 am hour. our reporter gina lazara tweeted at the school district... after none of them showed up to last night's town hall meeting on school redistricting. they replied saying they were all at the meeting to ratify the teacher's contract. however, city officials told us they were absent because they disagree with re-organizing the district. meanwhile, for those who did attend the townhall meeting they were left with more questions than answers! right now a committee is studying the pros and cons of turning the 5th largest school district in the country.. into 5 or more smaller precincts. leaders say they are in the very beginning stages, of figuring out how all of this would work, but parents, teachers and students all have very different opinions. parent and teacher: "i think that it is a good idea because our district is so large, inefficiencies that i am not certain that those
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by a district wide reorganization" officials told us splitting ccsd up.... could potentially cost up to 50 million dollars. an argument ends in gun fire... now a man is dead, another is fighting for his life... and the person who pulled the trigger is still on the run right now. police say around 7 last night, a man in his 70's was gunned down in the driveway of his son. he's in extremely critical condition. metro says two men came to the home to confront a person about an ongoing dispute when things turned deadly. officers do believe they know who the suspects are, and they are actively looking for them. meanwhile, we're now learning that an argument lead to deadly gunfire at a henderson home. in daron clanton's arrest report he told police, he and his father were fighting... because his dad wanted to see his grades from unlv. daron told him he couldn't do
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enrolled in classes there for more than a year. he says his father started yelling at him, and he got scared.. so he ran and got a gun. daron says he opened fire several time... as his dad was walking towards him. the 22 year old is now behind bars on an open murder charge. this morning, wer'e sending well wishes to local headliner celine dion, after the death of her husband rene angelil. the 73 year old passed away yesterday at their las vegas home after a long battle of cancer. the couple was married for 21 years and have three children together. angelil was dion's manager for decades, and helped strike the deal for celine's residency at caesar's palace 13 years ago. frank marino sot: "he was integral to her having a career here. i know she was deeply in love with him." dion's concerts for this weekend have been cancelled. she is expected to return in late february. a showdown in south carolina... sparks fly between the republican white house contenders.
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weeks away, the candidates did not hold back. abc's stephanie ramos is tracking this one for us from our nation's capitol.
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beautifully, more humanely than up next... the woman charged with killing a little girl faces a courtroom of angry family members. you'll hear from them coming up. and new information about that metro officer accused of up. ((ad-lib)) guilty... that's the plea from a woman charged with killing her ex- boyfriend's 10 year old
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boyfriend's 10 year old daughter, and slashing her former co-worker's face. now she's just waiting for her sentence. brenda stokes wilson was arrested back in december 20-12, after the body of jade morris was found in an abandoned house. the little girl's family was in
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and she says she is ready for her to be sentenced to she can stay behind bars forever. "i just can't go on until this is over. i want it to be over. i want it to be the end. i don't want to see her face ever again. i just want her to rot wherever she is. (9 secs) (11:39:20;25 - 11:39:30;06) wilson faces life in prison. her sentencing is scheduled for march 9th. new information on that metro officer behind bars for domestic violence. james burt was arrested 5 years ago for battery and kidnapping for allegedly attacking his wife at the time. metro says he was fired back in 20-12, but he appealed the decision and won. earlier this week, he was arrested, after his girlfriend said he refused to let her leave, and was physical with her. burt has been relieved of duty while he's being investigated. a woman hit and killed by an rtc bus... while she was just waiting at the bus stohis morning, the company that hired the driver behind the
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the transit company extended their sympathies to the friends and family of the victim. they said in a statement, the safety of passengers, operators and the general public is their top priority. there were cameras on the bus during the saturday morning crash, and the video has been turned over to metro. time now is x:xx --- up next... "you are a coward. you shot my baby." the family of a 16 year old boy murdered in cold blood is speaking out--still ahead, why they think justice is near. also coming up, another horrifying video released showing a police officer in chicago who may have over stepped his authority. see for yourself why that city is outraged. interacting with a cold front this morning through the afternoon.
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y to mostly cloudy skies are going to be common with a small chance for isolated showers to the valley. better chances for rain lie within the red rock area and snow is expected to fall around 7000 ft and above. high temperatures to las vegas will range between the upper 50s and lower 60s with a slight drop down to the mid 50s saturday due to cold air behind the front. by sunday, another front moves on shore from the pacific and will continue to treck east. this will keep clouds prominent
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next work week, but also increase temperatures to the lower 60s! possible showers look to pop in on monday and tuesday of next week and then fizzle out to just cloud cover for the rest of the seven day outlook. breezy conditions are expected today and monday but nothing seriously gusty. tosses to traffic 05.00.27.00 "his face is on tv. he is on crime stoppers.
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that grandmother talking is about the surveillance video you see here.. showing the man suspected of killing her 16 year old grandson. and this morning, police believe that man is now behind bars in california... waiting to be brought back to las vegas. 24 year old jimmy robinson was arrested in richmond on wednesday. metro has a warrant out for him for the death of tiyvone taylor mills last october. robinson is facing murder and attempted murder charges.
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after another video is released showing police officers fatally shooting a 17 year old. the family of cedrick chatman is now filing a wrongful death lawsuit aginst the city and the officer who killed him. in the video from 20-13, you see two officers chasing the teen, then one of the cops runs in the street and opens fire hitting him twice. here you see an officer handcuffing the teen and stepping on him. it's less than 10 seconds and he is lying on the street mortally wounded. mark smolens / chatman family attorney chatman was a carjacking suspect. the officer said he opened fire after the teen pointed a "dark object at him" but that turned out to be an iphone box. this morning.. ammon bundy is supposed to be meeting with that oregon community, to discuss an exit plan for him and his armed militia... but that won't be happening. a local judge says he will not
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take place at any county facility, because he doesn't think it's safe. well that didn't sit well with bundy. it is acts like this that expose the true problem: government officials are not the masters, they are the servants. the people are the masters the judge has not yet responded to bundy... so we will have to wait and see how this plays out, and if the group will ever leave. they've now been at the wildlife refuge for almost two weeks. the ex-pastor accused of sexually assaulting young girls in his congregation finally takes the stand, and the whole time he insists he's innocent. during otis holland's testimony he even offered to take a polygraph test to prove he's not guilty, but those tests are not admissible in court. holland has pleaded not guilty to all of his charges. his attorney says the accusers more guards, better training, and rubber bullets.
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cut down on deadly shootings in our prisons. the department of corrections says they will still be using loaded shotguns, but they're trying to cut back on how much they're being used. the changes come as the state faces lawsuits over deadly prison shootings. back in 20-14, two inmates at high desert state were shot while they were handcuffed, one of them died. the attorney general is now reviewing that lawsuit, an announcement is expected soon. talk to us. we're here to help you. we want to help you start this wonderful journey. winning a big cash prize should never ever be a nightmare who won the powerball? the mystery continues this morning... lottery officals still searching for the new billionaire. one person who hasn't been afraid of the spotlight.. the owner of the 7-11 where the winning ticket was sold. you see him here collecting his million dollar check. he says business has been booming for him, and he's ready to give back! :04-:14 balbir atwal/store owner "first thing i will give to some charity, and then
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family." if you caught powerball fever and just can't shake it- you can still play! the next drawing is tomorrow, but the jackpot will be back to a mere 40 million dollars. breakin gnews an overnight burglary at a mcdonalds right now police are in the area of torrey pines and vegas that whole area is blocked off as police look for the suspect k-9 units are out there right now we also have a reporter, parker collins, getting information from the scene. we'll check in with him as soon as possible. be careful in that area. good morning las vegas... time now is x:xx --- kevin hart and ice cube
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office this weekend... we'll tell you what else is hitting theaters...also controversy over the oscars. find out why hollywood is up in arms.
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this morning throuo be common with a small chance for isolated showers to the valley.
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within the red rock area and snow is expected to fall around 7000 ft and above. high temperatures to las vegas will range between the upper 50s and lower 60s with a slight drop down to the mid 50s saturday due to cold air behind the front. by sunday, another front moves on shore from the pacific and will continue to treck east. this will keep clouds prominent through the weekend into the next work week, but also increase temperatures to the lower 60s! possible showers look to pop in on monday and tuesday of next week and then fizzle out to just cloud cover for the rest of the seven day outlook. breezy conditions are expected some big movies hitting the theaters today.. hoping to de-throne star wars
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it's topping our look at today's stories now trending... comedic duo ice cube and kevin hart are riding back into theaters with ride along 2. the sequel is a follow up to their very successful first film together. variety says the movie could open around 40 million dollars, which would put them in first place! if you're looking for something more serious there's... "13 hours- the secret soldiers of benghazi." the movie portrays the terrorist attack on the u-s compound in libya. the oscars are getting a lot of buzz online right now... but not all of it is good! for the second year in a row the academy awards are under fire for the lack of diversity among the nominees in the major categories like best actor, actress, and picture. the president of the academy now responding saying she's
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they are pushing for change. cheryl boone isaacs/ampas what is important is for all of us to include stories about peoples from america?from around the world you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just head to our website, ktnv.com coming up at -5-... a valley mother says her family was forced to live without any heat for two weeks... after her landlord ignored her. when she couldn't get any help--she turned to action news. when you ask we investigate. ((ad-lib)) one person is brain dead and five others are seriously ill after taking part in a medical drug trial at a pharmaceutical
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we have all the details from the arrest report. right now...clark county school district teachers have a brand new contract. although its a big step...some teachers say it's still not enough. another big question for c-c-s-d this morning...will they break up the district? and just how much will it cost...the answers in just a minute. good morning las vegas! i'm beth fisher and i'm dayna roselli....let's
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breaking news... a huge police search happening right now, jessica has details.. breakin gnews an overnight burglary at a mcdonalds right now police are in the area of y pines and vegas that whole area is blocked off as police look for the suspect k-9 units are out there right now we also have a reporter, parker collins, getting information from the scene. we'll check in with him as soon as possible. be careful in that area.
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