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evening. above 7000ft should yield snow and ice with accumulations predicted be between a trace and half an inch. for the valley, mainly cloudy skies will be common with high temperatures within the lower 60s. winds will be mild within the city but high elevations will have wind speeds ranging fast to the low and mid 60s by along with high temperatures within the low and mid 60s. breaking overnight... a man is shot... but it's what he says as the first responders are trying to get him to the
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has them calling in the bomb squad. they even had to evacuated people in the area. this happened near las vegas boulevard and serene. parker collins is there right now. parker you spoke with police. what did they tell you? parker adlibs scene this started as a shooting. one guy got hit and was taken to the hospital. but before he left... he threatened to blow this place up... and that's when police found a suspicious device. about a dozen people had to be evacuated. they called in experts to figure out what this thing was. eventually... it turned out not to be dangerous... but people were kept out of their homes for hours. police are looking for two people for the shooting. reporting live parker collins channel thirteen action news. some national news just breaking overnight... an ohio police officer shot and
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the suspected gunman is now in police custody. the sheriff's office is identifying the officer as thomas cottrell. highway patrol issued a statewide alert after the officer and police cruiser went missing around midnight. cottrell was later found shot outside a government building. police say search for slain danville, ohio, officer began after danville, ohio, officer began after suspect's girlfriend called in warning that he was armed and 'looking to kill an officer' - police identify suspect in shooting of danville, ohio, officer as herschel ray jones iii, also another officer was shot and killed in salt lake city utah yesterday morning-- the suspect was shot and killed ... but right now police are searching for a woman who was also
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police officer doug barney, an 18-year veteran and a father of three, died from a gunshot also overnight here at home.... a string of car break-ins sends metro on a manhunt. for hours and hours officers midnight, and quickly police had the roads shut down while they tried to catch the man. we heard on our scanners he was hopping fences and hiding in bushes. eventually they did find him, and he's now in police custody. a woman hit by a car and killed after darting into traffic... this morning a witness is describing the horrific scene for us. around 6 last night, witnesses say a woman was standing on the center median on sahara near valley view, when she tried to cross the street... and was hit by a car. a lot of people got out from their cars and try to help the person (butted) they were trying to revive her with their hands doing the cpr (it was going on for a while) yea probably for me it was going on for 10 minutes.
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where she was pronounced dead. metro says the driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with them. they don't believe alcohol or speed played any role in the right now.. several american contractors are missing in iraq, and the state department is working with the iraqi government to find them. i have been tracking this story in the breaking news center. local media in baghdad has been reporting that three americans had been kidnapped by militias there. u-s officials say they're treating the disappearance as a possible kidnapping, but that isn't confirmed. the americans have not been seen for two days. meanwhile, the families of those u- s prisoners just released in iran.. are now waiting for their loved ones to finally come home. it was all part of a prisoner swap this weekend with iran. the u-s released 7 prisoners, in exchange for the 5 americans. three of them are in germany getting medical check ups. after they're cleared, they'll
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to be reunited with their families. something, many of them thought would never happen. (naghmeh abedini / wife) "it just seems surreal. it came at a time that i was not expecting. it just doesn't feel real until we see him, but i know its real. " the 5th freed prisoner has decided to stay in iran. the democratic presidential candidates recovering this morning from a much more agressive debate in south carolina. the claws came out... and hillary clinton and bernie sanders went head to head for most of the night. "i am pleased to hear that senator sanders has he reversed his position on immunity and i look forward to him joining those members of congress who have already introduced legislation." (butted with) "well i think secretary clinton knows what she says is disingenuous - i have a d- voting record from nra." meanwhile, martin o'malley used their fighting as a chance to take the spotlight using humor. "i would have to agree with
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they're both inconsistent. (laughter)" and despite sanders saying he refuses to talk about former president bill clinton... he didn't hold back while talking about how he "wouldn't talk about him." yes, his behavior was deplorable, have i said a word? no, i have not. i'm going to debate secretary clinton, governor o'malley on the issues facing the american people, not bill clinton;s personal behavior. and for the first time one person's name was left out of the entire debate, republican front runner donald trump. thousands of people will be heading downtown this morning... to watch the 34th annual martin luther king junior parade. it's one of the most popular mlk day parades in the whole country! at 10 o'clock, the floats, marching bands, dancers and motorcades will start at fourth threet and head north to ogden. there's more than 100 entries in the parade. time now is x:xx --- up next... a huge inconvenience for
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their community walmart. with the doors closed this morning... we'll tell you what's happening to the employees who used to work there. greg adlibs weather forecast tease chopper 13 just got to the scene of that crash on las vegas boulevard that i've been telling you about this morning. you can really see the car that crashed right into that palm tree... 13:06:04 short "five waltons in the top 10 richest people list.
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since 1961, pearle vision has provided the neighborhood with expert eye care. that was dr. stanley pearle's vision
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today, doctors like lisa hamilton perform eye exams that can help detect diabetes. because we care for you... and your eyes. this is genuine eye care, in your neighborhood. this is pearle vision. 13:06:04 short "five waltons in the top 10 richest people list. they're taking away our
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a neighborhood walmart is closed for good this morning, and it's making for a very tough adjustment for people in the community. 13:36:26 sherry yonko "we need this walmart and it would be really nice if they don't shut it down." (butted with) 13:05:23 a kind of that in retrospect kind of feeling because we but it really sucks that it's closing down." the store on craig and nellis is one of 154 walmarts nationwide that's shut it's doors for the last time. a company spokesperson said the location didn't fit their "long term plan." walmart says they will help the 350 employees transfer to other locations, or they'll get severance packages. today, volunteers with the red cross will be out in full force to try and make sure everyone
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smoke detector. they'll be going through neighborhoods offering to install free smoke detectors, and handing out fire safety information... like escape plans, and kitchen safety. time now is x:xx --- coming up... an uber driver violently attacked.. and the whole thing is caught on camera. you might remember the terrifying video. well now a lawsuit is being filed because of the attack... but it's the person doing the attacking who's now suing! apparently, people think i'm too perky. so now i'm not being perky, telling you that drivers that switch to progressive save an average of $548! whoo!
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3(zsi*p= on average, it takes three hundred americans working for a solid year, to make as much money as one top ceo. it's called the wage gap. and the republicans will make it worse by lowering taxes for those at the top and letting corporations write their own rules. it's about time the taco...came out of its shell. unleash the power of dough. give it a pop. that sound. like nails on a chalkboard. but listen to this: (family talking)
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the sound of the weekend. unleash the power of dough. give it a pop. greg talks about weather first kids we are continuing to deal with a cold front pattern that develops within the pacific northwest and shifts nevada. today we have a small chance
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with much better chances around high elevations such as red rock and the spring and sheep mountain ranges. our window really lies within the morning and then builds back in around the later afternoon into the early evening. above 7000ft should yield snow and ice with accumulations predicted be between a trace and half an inch. for the valley, mainly cloudy
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common with high temperatures within the lower 60s. winds will be mild within the city but high elevations will have wind speeds ranging between 10 and 25 mph. once this front passes, temperatures drop slightly to the upper 50s and then rebound fast to the low and mid 60s by wednesday. partly cloudy skies will be common through the rest of the workweek and into the weekend along with high temperatures within the low and
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who could forget this video... showing a former taco bell executive,
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well now that man is suing the driver for 5 million dollars, saying the video was recorded without his consent! benjamin golden says he was intoxicated and began to "fear for his safety and well-being" when the driver pulled over to "kick" him out of the car in an unfamiliar location. he says as a result of the media the car in an unfamiliar location. he says as a result of the media coverage he was humiliated and lost his job. the lawsuit claims invasion of privacy, infliction of emotional distress and assault and battery. crib bumpers may seem like the perfect finishing touch for your infant's nursery... but they're actually a putting your baby's life in danger! new research shows an increase in the number of suffocations due to crib bumpers... and they also found there's no benefit to using a bumper. parents sometimes think the crib bumpers are needed to keep their babies comfortable, but doctors are urging parents to throw the bumpers out! cg: dr. elaine schulte/cleveland clinic children's they can suffocate
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face up against the bumper or getting their face trapped underneath the bumper." :10 (12:19:08-12:19:18) experts say infants are safest in a bare crib with no stuffed animals, blankets, pillows or bumpers. time now is x:xx --- up next... have you ever wondered what building? well now, we're getting a look at some video of family being rescued from their home that's on fire. and it's all from the fire fighter's perspective! chopper 13... just got to the scene of a possible hit and run accident. new customers can save an average of $500 just by switching to progressive. so you'll be bringing home the bacon in no time. sorry.
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apple watch 2, you're going to have to wait a little longer... and google is building a new robot that can help you around the house! here's abc's reena ninan and kendis gibson with the details. < in today's tech bytes.. a delay for the next generation apple watch? the apple watch two was likely heading for a march unveiling. but an online report claims the company pushed back that date. no comment from apple. this is amazon echo... the wireless speaker and voice command device that controls smart devices around your controls smart devices around your home... and now, it can now read to you! having it read to you is free, but does sound a bit robotic. and google is training its most high-tech robot to help around the house. his name is "ian," he's six-two, 330 pounds, and walks on two legs. ian has competed in the u-s
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but he's getting really good at rearranging furniture, sweeping up, and even vacuuming. those are your tech bytes. have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- friends no more. the attacks between donald trump and ted cruz are getting even more personal. the texas senator even uses the donald's own words against himself... we'll show you the new campaign ad... next. good morning las vegas... the democrats hoping to be the next president of the united
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on healthcare.gov qualify for financial help to make coverage more affordable, lowering their monthly premiums. many find low premium plans for less than $75 dollars a month. if you don't sign up, you have to pay a penalty of $695 or more. your last chance to enroll is january 31st. we'll tell you who may have
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and who's claims were just flat out false! if you're hoping to enjoy some cooler weather for your holiday today.. you're going to want to move fast! lots of people are heading up the mountain, and if you want to be one of them... you can't wait. but we want to start with our top story just breaking overnight.. a bomb scare and a shooting all at one apartment complex. this happened just hours ago near las vegas boulevard and serene that's where parker collins is now.. parker you just spoke with someone who heard all of this going on, and they say it was really scary!. parker adlibs scene this started as a shooting. one guy got hit and was taken to the hospital. but before he left... he threatened to blow this place up... they called in experts to figure out what this thing was. eventually... it turned out not to be for help 1:52:24-1:52:30 "yes i was scared because it's the first time i heard someone shouting help." police are looking for two people for the shooting. reporting live parker collins
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we are continuing to deal with a cold front pattern that today we have a small chance for showers within the valley our window really lies within the morning and then builds back in around the later afternoon into the early evening. above 7000ft should yield snow and ice with accumulations predicted be between a trace and half an inch. for the valley, mainly cloudy city but high elevations will the upper 50s and then rebound
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thank you jessica, well speaking of traffic-- right now they are shutting down the roads downtown getting ready for the big parade. action news reporter yasmeen hassan is live near 4th street and ogden. yasmeen what's going on down there right now? the democratic candidates faced off in south carolina, and our
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experts at politifact put them through the truth o meter... so how did they do? let's start with former secretary of state hillary clinton... who said that health care costs are the lowest theyve been in 50 years... sounds good, but politifact stamps this with a "false" rating. although the rate of growth has been at historic lows, the actual per-person cost of health care increased steadily over the last half- century. now to vermont senator bernie sanders, who was responding to clinton's claim that he wanted to tear up the affordable health care act. 1:31-1:41 "we're not going to tear up the affordable care act. i helped write it, but we are going to move on top of that to a medicare for all system." did sanders help write that bill? politifact says thats "mostly false." while sanders does deserve credit for one provision... he was hardly an inside-crafter... so his statement is more of a
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today, one of the gop candidates is in town, hoping to drup up some support from the community. former hewlett-packard c-e-o carly fiorina is holding a coffee meet and greet this morning at the peppermill fireside lodge. the event is free and open to the public. it starts at 8 a-m. this is actually day two for fiorina in the valley. yesterday she held a town hall meeting at the siena community she touched on a number of topics like gun control, immigration... and took a swipe at her democratic rival, hillary clinton. carly fiorina 17:12:04-17:12:15 "we enforce the laws we have. whether it's immigration or gun control or indictments for passing classified information over unsecured servers." clinton may not have been here to defend herself, but one of her big supporters was. tony goldwyn, who plays president fitzgerald grant on abc's hit show "scandal" hosted a campaign event for the former secretary of state.
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is to get people involved. if you feel passionate about a candidate then get out and talk to your friends and your colleagues and go canvas and get involved and you know what, it's fun and it's inspiring and it's exhilerating. the event was held at state senator kelvin atkinson's house in north las vegas. it looks like the gloves are really coming off in the war of nobody likes him. nobody in congress likes him. nobody likes him anywhere. in a new ad, cruz going after trump again for his "new york city values" using the donald's own words against him. i'm very pro-choice, i hate the concept of abortion, i hate it. still i just believe in choice, and again, it may be a little bit of a new york background because there is some different attitude in different parts of the country, while campaigning in south carolina, cruz said trump "doesn't react well to the polls," and that we need to have a commander in chief who's stable and steady and a calm
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today's the day that british lawmakers will formally debate a petition seeking to ban donald trump from entering the united kingdom in a response to his proposal to ban muslims from entering the united states. the issue will be taken up in westminster hall at 4:30 p.m. local time, according to cnn. gained more than 560 thousand.. only needed 100 thousand if you're heading up to mount charleston get ready for some heavy traffic! nhp says it was so busy up there yesterday, they had to start turning people away at 1-30 in the afternoon. tyler haigh, frequents mt. charleston "it was pretty bad. we're lucky we got a spot up here. but it was bad down lower on the mountain." and some people's fun day on the mountain may have ended with a ticket! troopers say they gave out 70 citations yesterday because people were
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roads leading up to kyle and nearly 4 dozen cars got stuck in the snow and had to be dug out! if you are hoping to spend your holiday outside... why not head to red rock canyon? admission is free today in honor of the mlk holiday. you will though, still have to pay other fees like overnight camping, and group day use. time now is x:xx --- up next... everyone loves pizza... so how could someone almost lose their job over it? i call from my cell phone, again no answer. other people in the store tried calling and no one picked up. well the person who was on the calls... you know, people calling 9-1-1! greg adlibs weather forecast tease and chopper 13... on the way to a crash just
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good morning - coming up on gma - the americans freed in that prisoner swap with iran - three of them on their way home after some harrowing last minute hitches - this morning, we talk to the spokesbox: go paperless, don't stress, girl i got the discounts that you need safe driver accident-free
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we are continuing to deal with a cold front pattern that
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pacific northwest and shifts east/southeast through southern nevada. today we have a small chance for showers within the valley with much better chances around high elevations such as red rock and the spring and sheep mountain ranges. our window really lies within
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and then builds back in around the later afternoon into the early evening. above 7000ft should yield snow and ice with accumulations predicted be between a trace and half an inch. for the valley, mainly cloudy skies will be common with high temperatures within the lower 60s. winds will be mild within the city but high elevations will have wind speeds ranging
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mph. once this front passes, temperatures drop slightly to the upper 50s and then rebound fast to the low and mid 60s by wednesday. partly cloudy skies will be common through the rest of the workweek and into the weekend along with high temperatures within the low and mid 60s. families in western florida waking up to devasation this morning.. after a fierce tornado rips
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detroying homes, and killing two people. the aftermath is hard to look at. making the recovery even harder, is the fact that 90-thousand people don't even have power. during the twister, the winds were more than 130 miles per hour... collapsing this giant home, and trapping the family inside. sot - broadcastify audio- gfx 6:05 baywinds, we have reports of two people trapped upstairs in a home. thankfully, rescuers were able to get them out, and they only had minor injuries. here at home, a three car crash on the 215 caused some serious traffic headaches yesterday morning. eastbound 215 was closed from the airport connector to warm springs for over 5 hours after the driver of a lexus was going the wrong way on the 215 and hit 2 other cars. and more than two thousand people were without power early yesterday morning, because a car crashed into a transformer near sahara and fort apache. thankfully it only took just
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back on. no word on if that driver was injured. now to a 9-1-1 dispatcher in the hot seat... because they were caught ordering a pizza.. while they were on the clock, now to a 9-1-1 dispatcher in the hot seat... because they were caught ordering a pizza.. while they were on the clock, supposed to be responding to emergency calls! nats pizza call 911 dispatcher:
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pizza. pizza place: okay. 911 dispatcher: let me have a lunch special... and during all of this, multiple people at an optometry officer were calling 9-1-1 after a patient fainted... but no one was answering! they say its because the dispatcher was still on her 8 minute phone call with the pizza place. the sheriff's department says the dispatcher violated policy and was disciplined. fans are showing their love for the late david bowie... and a bride and her dog are taking over the internet. let's look at what's "now trending" this morning. david bowie's final album "black star" debuted at number one on the billboard 200 chart... this is the very first time that's happened for the singing legend. bowie passed away last sunday from cancer at age 69. take a look at this picture that's going viral this morning... showing the special bond between a bride and her service dog. valerie parrott suffers from panic disorders and migraines. her dog bella helps by alerting minutes before something happens.
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the day of valerie's wedding. "in the photo, bella was performing a job. calming val down during a much. it was a work day for bella." the wedding photographer says she loved the picture, and posted it online the next day. quickly it was being shared on facebook and even big websites like reddit and mashable. time now is x:xx --- coming up... our whole team is working for you! we'll have a final check of your holiday forecast. plus, the latest on your top stories, and of course... breaking news-- parker
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metro's armor unit called out to investigate a suspicous device. people were forced out of their homes in the middle of the night. and this all started with a man who was shot! parker collins is at the scene near las vegas boulevard and parker adlibs scene this started as a shooting. one guy got hit and was taken to the hospital. but before he left... he threatened to blow this place up... and that's when police found a suspicious device. about a dozen people had to be
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they called in experts to figure out what this thing was. eventually... it turned out not to be thinking that you know you could be in danger? yes since i'm new in the area i did not know my neighbors here." police are looking for two people for the shooting. reporting live parker collins channel thirteen action news. right now.. several american contractors are missing in iraq, and the state department is working with the iraqi government to find them. i have been tracking this story in the breaking news center. local media in baghdad has been reporting that three americans had been kidnapped by militias there. u-s officials say they're treating the disappearance as a possible kidnapping, but that isn't confirmed.
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seen for two days. if you have to drive downtown this morning.. get ready to take the long way around. roads are shut down, to get ready for the big martin luther king junior day parade. action news reporrr yasmeen hassan is live near 4th street and ogden. yasmeen what's going on down
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we are continuing to deal with a cold front pattern that
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pacific northwest and shifts east/southeast through southern nevada. today we have a small chance for showers within the valley evening. above 7000ft should yield snow and ice with accumulations predicted be between a trace 60s. winds will be mild within the temperatures drop slightly to common through the rest of the male suspect attempted to rob circle k suspect fled short foot pursuit thanks for watching good morning las vegas.. do something positive today.. good morning america is next...
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action news live at m good morning, america. the final showdown. the democrats face off for the last time before the first votes are cast. >> i'm going to defend president obama. >> hillary clinton and bernie r health
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