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we're live at the scene with the latest...in just a minute.... and then i flipped you off and you're pulling me over for that? controversy when a man flips off an officer! the man who got pulled over caught the whole thing on camera. right now part of the strip is shut down for a big movie shoot! we're live on the strip with a look at all the action... good monring las vegas. let's get right to news we've been following overnight. we heard a ton over the police scanner of a perimeter being set up...and someone being chased by a person with a gun. all of it happened around sahara and hollywood. turns out it was all for
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action news reporter parker collins is live there. parker... police are telling you they're frustrated? that's right. officers tell me people in this home and another man have some beef. apparently they've called police several times on each other. the claims are usually made up... like tonight... we heard reports of shots fired... and someone being chased.... but police can't find any proof that actually happened. at least half a dozen officers responded. "this residence has ben kind of a problem area for us. all parties have benn advised if citationsor arrests are applicable in the future--they'll happen." these people won't face charges or fines. but police put them on watch... any sort of slip up and there these people won't face charges or fines. but police put them on watch... any sort of slip up and there will be consequences. reporting live parker collins channel thirteen action news. thanks parker...we'll keep following the latest updates to
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now let's get over to greg with a check on your forecast this morning...how's it looking today? front after front continue to develop within the pacific northwest and track east/southeast. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies will be common for temperatures do fall slightly as compared to yesterday's high temperatures; we will hover in the upper 50s this afternoon but by tomorrow, temperatures rebound back to the low and potentially mid 60s. there is a discrepancy in our energy build to the north of clark county; allowing for rain and snow, a couple models we will be monitoring the front none-the-less. as it stands now, i have only partly cloudy skies for tomorrow afternoon. not much changes as we move through into the weekend, with a third front passing, winds pick up saturday but dwindle down for by saturday night. partly cloudy skies hold with highs in the 60s clear into next week. right now...people trying to navigate the strip have been seeing road closures all for a
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the latest bourne movie is back shooting on the strip... action news reporter yasmeen hassan in live on the strip right in the middle of all the action...good morning yasmeen. guy: "you have no right to pull me over for freedom of speech.
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gonna say f the police. f you you're a piece of s cop.
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fd up no that's fing stupid dude." new video showing the moment a man was pulled over by the officer you see in this video. it's going viral this morning with over 4-thousand views and counting! kris luce says metro officers nearly caused him to wreck... resulting in him giving the cops the middle finger.....now...luce is cited with improper use of a hand signal. in the video -- you can hear the cop tell luce he is being cited... and luce yells back -- clearly frustrated -- saying he was just exercising his first amendment right. guy: "what is the charge? for flipping you off or giving you the middle finger like this? cop: "i don't know why you would wanna do that" guy: "cause you jumped in front of me. you slammed on both your brakes. your two bikers. you slammed on your brakes.
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me one side and the other. in heavy traffic. you slammed on your brakes. i almost ran into you. and then i flipped you off and you're pulling me over for that!" the cop says --- if luce was to flip him off inside his car -- there would be no issue. luce argues that his hand never left his window. we're still working on getting a comment from police..they were closed for the holiday yesterday. the entire video you just saw is more than two minutes long. we've posted all of it on our website.. ktnv.com a man and woman are in custody this morning after police spent three hours searching in north las vegas. police say it began yesterday afternoon when they were called to a domestic situation near lake mead and civic center. once they arrived.. the man took off..so police set up a perimeter and eventually tracked the man down. no word on what charges he may be facing. only on action news -- the wife of a crash survivor is speaking out! "it's crushed like a tin can ...
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alive." "he's got big heavy thick bones and a lot of muscle and a lot it's hard to imagine anyone survived. but 35 year-old brandon abernathy did... troopers say he was hit by a suspected drunk driver going the wrong way on the 215, near warm springs early sunday morning. the 24 year-old driver is still recovering at sunrise hospital..facing a felony dui charge. "i want everybody to know what this man did the choice that he made and the people that he hurt." we're told abernathy...a highland games competitor... suffered broken bones... bruises... and a cranial bleed. the family has set up a fundraising account. we have included a link on our website at ktnv dot com. people living in an east las vegas neighborhood say their
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destroyed by squatters. it's a story you asked us to investigate.... neighbors say it's happening at two homes on woodbridge.. near sahara and sloan. action news found the owner of one home. we learned he fell ill and moved in with his daughter a few years ago. she says she just learned about the squatters and had them evicted.. but the home was damaged. neighbors complain there are still problems at another house and don't feel safe anymore. 11:50:17:00 the quality of life here in the nieghborhood, you know you just bring in a bad element you know things are going to start getting robbed your home values are going to start going down. we are working to contact metro and county code enforcement to confirm and get answers for the people in that area. outrage in flint michigan where people were forced to drink polluted water. it saved the government money--but at what cost? we'll tell you what the people there are demanding this morning. i'm tracking the latest details from iraq.
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morning for three missing americans... details on their suspected
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contractors who are still missing in iraq this morning.
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baghdad neighborhood where u-s and iraqi officials believe they went missing. an iraqi security official says the three men were kidnapped from a baghdad apartment known to be a brothel. investigators are now trying to determin whether the man had been lured to the brotherl. the men have been identified as two iraqi-amerans and one egyptian- american. there's still confusion over what company these men worked for. time now is x:xx --- a cop's facebook post may have cost him his job...it's going viral on social media this morning. plus... you can already get your hands on rams tickets in los angeles. we'll tell you how, next.
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models for tomorrow afternoon in regards to another front passing overhead. most information points to energy build to the north of clark county; allowing for rain and snow, a couple models however, are pushing in a small rain chance through las vegas. there is not a lot of support to go with these two models but we will be monitoring the front none-the-less.
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have only partly cloudy skies for tomorrow afternoon. not much changes as we move through into the weekend, with a third front passing, winds pick up saturday but dwindle down for by saturday night. partly cloudy skies hold with highs in the 60s clear into next week. new this morning... there may be an end in sight
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michigan governor rick snyder is expected to lay out a plan tonight to get clean water. but he won't be stepping down. protesters want his job...but he says he wants to stay and solve the problem. the city started taking drinking water from the river to save money--but it has dangerously high lead levels...some critics have dubbed it "katrina two." people in flintare tired of picking up bottled water every day. "i have a young baby at home and we been going out to my moms and dads to get water in jugs to bring it home to give him baths" more the 70 members of the national guard are in flint this morning just distributing water...filters and testing kits free of charge. a minnesota police officer's
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blocking a bridge could cost him his job. this is what he posted...saying "run them over. keep traffic flowing and don't slow down for any of these idiots who try and block the street." the st. paul officer went on to say even if a driver ran these people over and went to court it would "come out in your favor." this was during a black lives matter protest yesterday. protesters blocked a bridge... protesting the killings of two black teens in minneapolis last year. the mayor says he is outraged and disgusted over the facebook post and has directed officials to investigate. we may not have a professional sports team in las vegas...but if you're willing to make a road trip, you can now put a deposit down on season tickets for the los angeles rams. the team is moving from saint louis to los angeles this year. the $100 deposit will allow fans to buy up to 8 season tickets. but be advised- the deposit does not guarantee seat availability. we've posted a link on our
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k-t-n-v dot com students at brookman elementary are official world record holders this morning! last week 20-thousand glow sticks lit up the basketball court...making for the long glow stick chain ever. each one representing a book that was read by the students at the school this semester. the previous record is only about 98-hundred glow sticks. this just in...coca-cola, under pressure as consumers shift away from sugary drinks, is unveiling a new campaign that for the first time unites its most well-known slate of drinks under a single marketing theme. the company announced in this in paris tuesday. the campaign, is called "taste the feeling," and will unite coca-cola, coca-cola light/diet coca-cola, coca-cola zero and coca-cola life. the campaign will launch in markets around the world this year. it will include 10 television
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that will be used for print advertisements, billboards, in stores and online. shares of coca-cola co. are down 2.4 percent over the year. pepsico is down 3.5 percent. former coke slogans include .. it's the real thing, things go starting to make plans for valentine's day...it's not too far off. you might be thinking of getting your loved one flowers...chocolates or going out to a nice dinner. what about a hamburger? you'll have to make
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east/southeast. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies will be common for temperatures do fall slightly as compared to yesterday's high potentially mid 60s. there is a discrepancy in our ready to get a headstart on your taxes? you can already start filing today! abc's reena
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have today's business headlines, from new york. < good morning. topping "america's money"... bad news from china could be good news. the country's economic growth most asian markets ended much higher today and overnight, u-s stock futures were up. the tax-filing season begins today -- the i-r-s will now accept 20-15 returns. the agency says it has taken
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identity theft... so you may notice some changes this year. you also get an extra three days... the deadline is april 18th. and you may also want to make your romantic valentine's dinner reservations today... at white castle! the burger chain says reservations at its restaurants are going fast. this is the 25th anniversary of valentine's day table service at the burger chain. they also do weddings! and that's america's money. have a great day. > time now is x:xx --- a scare for people in the mountain's edge neighborhood... we'll tell you why people are worried their quiet and peaceful neighborhood might not be so quiet. we've been following the armed
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oregon...and now people right here in the valley are getting involved...what they're demanding this morning...next. frantic 9-1-1 calls. police race to help... but the way this all ended may
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at least half a dozen officers responded. or fines. but police put them on watch... any sort of slip up and there will be consequences. reporting live parker collins channel thirteen action news. now let's get a check on your weather...greg? front after front continue to develop within the pacific northwest and track east/southeast. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies will be common for temperatures do fall slightly as compared to yesterday's high temperatures; we will hover in the upper 50s this afternoon but by tomorrow, temperatures rebound back to the low and potentially mid 60s. most information points to energy build to the north of clark county; allowing for rain and snow, a couple models however, are pushing in a small none-the-less. as it stands now, i have only a third front passing, winds
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we're learning more about standoff in oregon led by the
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ammon bundy leads a meeting with the community there, and asks the ranchers to cancel their leases with the government! bundy started off by showing a video of his dad's standoff in bunkerville, stressing that the time is now for ranchers to take back their rights. then, one of his fellow protestors told the group they need to stop paying grazing fees to the b-l-m... just like cliven bundy did back in 20-14. 22:57:40:16 "the constitution is the constitution and it hasn't been changed, and so when the government steps outside of it, they are rebelling against the people. it's not that we're rebelling against the government." while some of the ranchers supported the idea, many of them were not on board. dayna talks with beth people right here in las vegas are calling for action in the
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they're demanding the department of justice arrest cliven bundy and his sons. this whole sitaution has been going on for three weeks now...protesters refusing to leave a national wildlife refuge in eastern oregon. it's all a fight over who should control federal lands. local politicians will join activists at noon todayat in style--that's near charleston and las vegas boulevard for the protest. similar protests against the bundys are going on in oregon..washington... and new mexico too people living in moutain's edge are shocked and afraid this morning after two cars were stolen. both thefts happened sunday near el capitan way. the first happened to a domino's delivery car. the driver says he left the car running...went to the front door to deliver a pizza and by the time he turned around someone had driven off with his
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driveway...found the garage remote... opened the garage and stole the car that was inside the garage! "it's scary," said sohmer. "it's scary because i mean you don't know. i have a daughter and a young granddaughter that live with us, and to know that something like that happened in our neighborhood, that's scary." according to metro's crime map..there hasn't been any crime reported in this area in six months. no word yet if police have found the stolen cars. right now police are still looking for two suspects accused of shooting a man who was threatening an apartment complex. we brought you this story as it was breaking on good morning las vegas yesterday... it was a scary scene for people who live in the apartment near las vegas boulevard and serene. police say a man was threatening to blow-up the apartments there before somebody shot him...forcing several units to be evacuated. a suspicious device police found on scene turned out to be nothing. that man making threats is
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ahead today...we're expecting an announcement about the ongoing solar panel controversy. las vegas mayor pro tem steven ross is holding a news conference to discuss a recent ruling by the public utitlities commission. the ruling lowered the kick- back from n-v energy to people with solar panels on their homes.. the same ruling also prompted one major company.. solarcity.. to pack up and leave nevada. the news conference is set for 9:30 this morning at las vegas city hall. time now is x:xx --- a war of words-donald trump slings insults at ted cruz. but this morning, cruz refuses to take the bait. hear from him...coming up.
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front after front continue to develop within the pacific
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east/southeast. partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies will be common for southern vada as a whole with small chance for rain and snow to the mountains and potentially red rock today. temperatures do fall slightly as compared to yesterday's high temperatures; we will hover in the upper 50s this afternoon but by tomorrow, temperatures rebound back to the low and potentially mid 60s. there is a discrepancy in our models for tomorrow afternoon in regards to another front
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most information points to energy build to the north of clark county; allowing for rain and snow, a couple models however, are pushing in a small rain chance through las vegas. there is not a lot of support to go with these two models but we will be monitoring the front none-the-less. as it stands now, i have only partly cloudy skies for tomorrow afternoon.
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we move through into the weekend, with a third front passing, winds pick up saturday but dwindle down for by i will not be at the academy awards, and i won't be watching. jada pinkett smith is just one of many of hollywood's biggest names promising to boycott the
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of a "lack of diversity" in this year's nominations. so who else won't be going? director spke lee for one...he released a statement yesterday saying: how is it possible for the 2nd consecutive year all 20 contenders under the actor category are white?" the democratic presidential race is heating up. candidates hillary clinton and bernie sanders are trying to prove they're worthy to be commander-in chief. clinton is confident her experience is what qualifies her. i have been someone who has testified before congress. worked with other presidents and of course lived in the white house :55-1:06 so i have the front-row seat as to what it takes to be in that cauldron sanders isn't so sure...he's talking about how far he's come and maybe hillary isn't so much of a shoe-in anymore...
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we began this campaign about 9 months ago and when we began we were 50 points behind the inevitable democratic nominee. well guess what? that inevitable candidate is not so inevitable today. there are just about two weeks until the iowa caucuses.. there's another battle brewing on the republican front. presidential hopeful donald trump continues to hurl insults at ted cruz...but now cruz is fighting back. he's a nasty guy. nobody likes him. nobody in congress likes him. nobody likes him anywhere once they get to know him. ted cruz is firing back saying that trump is clearly getting iowa. he tweeted janet jackson's music video for her song called "nasty" in response...but then
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on the issues, not insults. i like donald trump. i respect donald trump. if he or anyone else wants to engage in a battle of insults, he is welcome to do so. i don't intend to respond in kind. i'm going to stay focused on issues and substance and how we turn this country around." cruz says he's getting under trump's skin saying he thinks trump is rattled. trump doesn't seem to be phased... there's another republican hopeful who thinks he has what it takes to beat out front-runners cruz and trump. but he might be doing his math a little wrong...take a listen. and by the way, we're now 2nd place in new hampshire so hell's coming. nobody knows who i am in america but they know who i am nominee. i'm just going to tell you that. perhaps internal polling numbers suggest second place...but none of the polls we're watching. according to both the
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news poll--he's still in fifth. it's cold season.. and chances are.. you or someone you know is dealing with the sneezing and aches. so what's the best way to stay healthy when the flu is going around? researchers say hand washing is the best way to prevent catching a cold. as for the kids-- studies found that children who take zinc had fewer colds than those who didn't. adults could benefit from that too. probiotics may be helpful...but vitamin c actually did not seem to help the average patient. scientists are working on a new way to study brain injuries and it involves a chip about the size of a grain of rice. the chips have tiny electronic sensors to study brain activity...it dissolves once right now... scientists are only testing them in rats researches hope to do a trial of the dissolving implants on humans... but that's still a few years
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experts are warning-- you could soon be replaced at your job by a robot. these new numbers are coming from an oxford university study. the jobs with a 90 to 1-hundred percent risk of being replaced...models..sports umpires..paralegals and telemarketers. with an 80 to 90 percent risk of being replaced...taxi drivers...fishermen...bakers and fast food cooks. firefighters...clergy ...photographers and physicians are the least likely to be replaced by robots with a 0 to 20-percent risk. good news for what's app users this morning. the social media service is dropping its annual subscription fee. the founder says he's doing it because not everyone has access to a credit card to pay the fee. so far whats app has been free for the first year of use and
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time now is x:xx --- a little girl from louisiana has already 5-years-old! what she did is being sold around the world...we'll tell
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studio! plus hot new happenings in sin city that's all today at 2 on valley view live. we're ending the work week with
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performanc from assouthern nevada as a whole with small chance for rain and snow to the mountains and potentially red rock today. temperatures do fall slightly as compared to yesterday's high temperatures; we will hover in the upper 50s this afternoon but by tomorrow, temperatures rebound back to the low and potentially mid 60s. there is a discrepancy in our energy build to the north of clark county; allowing for rain and snow, a couple models however, are pushing in a small rain chance through las vegas. there is not a lot of support partly cloudy skies for tomorrow afternoon. not much changes as we move through into the weekend, with a third front passing, winds pick up saturday but dwindle a kindergartener is truly proving age is just a
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it's topping today's stories now trending... ("read my book, please!") that's the message from 5-year- old anna borecki who just wrote and published her very first book. the book is called seasons and it's available to buy around the world...you can get it right on amazon! anna got some help from a children's author in louisiana who worked with her every saturday for two months to write and illustrate the whole thing.
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today.. just head to the "now trending" section of our web site, ktnv.com. u-n-l-v men's basketball is heading to utah to take on utah state tonight. the runnin rebels are looking for their third straight win. they've won their past two games with new interim head coach todd simon tip off is tonight at 6 p-m in utah. time now is x:xx --- here's a look at what's coming up at 6. a man flips off an officer...and now he's saying it's an insult to his freedom of speech! you won't believe what he said to that officer....but also what triggered him to react. right now.. roads are closed on the las
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freedom of speech or breaking the law? a man is now fighting a ticket from metro... that he says he got just because he gave officers the middle finger. and police fill a neighborhood in the middle of the night looking for a shooting suspect running around with a gun.... but when you hear what really happened... it's going to make you upset about your tax dollars! good morning.. but first we want to start with something happening right now.. parts of las vegas boulevard are shut down because of filming for the new matt damon movie.. yasmeen what does it look like
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