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right now for 3 inmates.. all accused of violent crimes.. who escaped from a maximum security prison in california. i want my son back... jonathan please..." tonight.. the family of one fugitive is pleading for him to turn himself in. federal investigators are now trying to determine if they had any inside help in pulling-off what appears to be a well-planned prison break. there is now.... a -50- thousand dollar reward. police believe.... at least.... two of the men are still in the area. abc's brandi hitt reports.. the mother of jonathan tie-u.. the man in the middle... is begging him to come home. pkg script: the all-out manhunt for these three escaped inmates is expanding in southern california... with the f-b-i and u-s marshall's office joining the search. sot -- lt. dave sawyer / orange county sheriff's dept. "each of these inmates are extremely dangerous and should be presumed to be armed." investigators believe friday's break-out from this orange county maximum security jail... happened just after the daily 5-am inmate body count. the men -- first cutting through this metal grate in a
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sot -- lt. jeff hallock / orange county sheriff's dept. "they went from the plumbing tunnels... and made their way to the roof." that's when police say they used bed sheets to create surveillance -- is one of the men on the roof. sot -- brad garrett / former fbi agent & abc news consultant "the immediate thing that jumped out to me is they had help... and probably inside help." the next body count wasn't until after 8-pm... giving them a 16-hour head start. hossein nayeri -- is charged with kidnapping and torture... bac tien duong -- charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon... and jonathan tieu -- charged with murder. sot -- lu ann nguyen / jonathan tieu's mother "(crying & gasping) i want my son back... jonathan please..." his mother -- now begging him to come home... while authorities plead for the public's help in vietnamese. nats -- (speaking vietnamese) they say two of the escapees - with ties to vietnamese gangs -- may be hiding in the community. brandi hitt oncam close: there were two other escapes from this same jail... 27 years ago. one -- also from the rooftop. detectives say they don't believe anyone within the sheriff's department was involved...
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brandi hitt -- abc news -- los angeles. security cameras at a brazilian prison.... captured a dramatic escape... on saturday. inmates blew out an exterior wall.... before fleeing the prison. the prison guards' union says... at least... -60- inmates were able to escape. one escaping inmate was killed... by gunfire... from police. breaking news on storm jonas. the deadly blizzard is weakening and headed toward ireland right now. and we're getting these images into our newsroom of the aftermath in new york city. this is columbus avenue in the big apple. this street looks pretty clear.. but much of the city still has huge drifts of snow.. blocking roads and covering cars. the mayor is asking everyone to be patient.. as the clean up after the second largest in new york's history. we'll have more coverage of the historic storm coming up on action news live at 6:30. that's the latest from the breaking news center. new @ 6:30.. two people are arrested....
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holding drugs. on the left.... is thomas topete.... and... on the right.... thomas's sister.. francisca topete. during the arrest... officers found more than.... -16- thousand dollars cash.... on thomas... and... meth crystals... falling from the bills. officers found.... more than.... a gram of heroin on francisca. developing now.. several school districts around the nation are on high alert tonight after threats on social media. authorities in leon county, florida say one involved someone promising to bring a gun onto a school campus and shoot anyone who tried to stop them. a message with the exact same wording was also made against a school in robertsdale, alabama. the writer also signed it with the same initials. many students decided not to attend that high school today. and in chandler, arizona.. police arrested a teenager yesterday for threatening students on snapchat. at this point.. that case appears to be unrelated to the others. a judge has cancelled a meeting with ammon bundy and the rest of the armed militia.... in oregon.... due to... safety concerns. law enforcement got wind of
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to protest.... the meeting. the militia has been staked out.... for -3- weeks..... at a wildlife refuge. oregon's governor says.... she has written letters.... to the president.... the attorney general.... and the f-b-i... asking them... to end the standoff. right now... the whole country is still feeling the ripple effects of the blizzard of 20-16... look at this time lapse video... from virginia. people dig out their cars.. then overnight.... the snow comes back. so far.. at least... -31- people have died.... in the storm. abc's elizabeth hur reports.. as millions of americans clean up their neighborhoods.. airports are struglling..... to get back to full service. elizabeth hur live intro: this blizzard dumped so much snow and brought so many cities to a standstill.. here in new york city.. point-two more inches.. and this would have been the biggest snow storm on record.. pkg script: nats - "...snow are beginning to show signs of life.. sot -- mayor bill de blasio / the snow. but still, you got to exercise caution." but officials are pleading for patience.. with many secondary streets.. still impassable.. sot - mos "just really bad.
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i've never seen it like this before in a long, long time." and with many cars still buried.. officials warn.. the danger isn't over yet.. the storm-related death toll.. more than 30.. including a 78-year-old woman in new jersey.. who according to officials was too afraid to drive home in the snow on friday.. found dead in her car this morning. this time lapse video from virginia shows just what millions throughout much of the east are up against.. digging out and cleaning up from the historic storm that dumped feet of snow.. sot - mayor muriel bowser / (d) washington, dc "we knew that we would have 24 incthe district and very cold temperatures throughout the week. uh, several days of cleanup ahead of us." airports are also scrambling.. clearing out and trying to make up for more than 12-thousand flights canceled over the weekend.. this as crews along the jersey shore are using heavy equipment.. rebuilding the sand wall to protect homes. elizabeth hur oncam close: here in new york.. officials are getting creative
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ny. to the south.. the storm is blamed for millions of dollars in damage to the docks and marinas along the shore of lake cumberland in a lot of the twisting and mangling was caused by the intense weight of all of that snow and ice.. along with heavy winds. new at 6:30.. a maryland family grew a little in the height of the storm. the koloskis planned to deliver at home.. but still needed a clear path to hospital in case there was an emergency. so when the time came.. john koloski grabbed a shovel. then his neighbors joined in.. then a snowplow. the whole community was helping us so, we had more hands on deck helping out than i thought we would ever have i was a little nervous this morning but, thankfully we have great neighbors to dig our car out. after that.. the koloskis ended up having their baby girl at home. baby hannah francis and her mother are doing well.. and as a bonus.. their driveway and street are
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niagara falls will no longer be running... but... only temporarily. the new york state parks department will de-water the falls... as part of a renovation to the american side..... of niagara falls. here's video from when the falls.... was shut off before. this time... the water will be diverted to make repairs..... to the two old stone bridges... offering access to goat island. itself. the bare rock and everything. i think it would be an interesting thing to see. > (butted with) (kalie pries sot) it's kind of sad that it will be it's kind of sad that it will be because people won't be able to come and see it and they won't be able to see how pretty it is the parks department says... there's no funding for the project... but... they're simplying getting ready. right now.. all eyes are on the hawkeye state..... one week before the iowa caucus! the candidates in the 20-16 presidential race... have a jam packed schedule. today alone... all of the candidates combined..... have about -30- campaign stops.... planned in iowa. on the
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the race is tight with bernie sanders holding a lead.... over hillary clinton. for the republicans... a once tight race has grown into a large lead.... for donald trump over ted cruz. sen. ted cruz (r) presidential candidate 177 hours. that's how long we got until the iowa caucuses. 177 hours and iowa will speak. //we've done it before and we can do it again, 177 hours from right now chris christie is one of the few candidates... in new hampshire today. the new jersey governor is focusing his efforts there. tonight... sanders ...... and martin o'malley have one final joint appearance.... before the caucus.... participating in a town hall. republican presidential candidate.... jeb bush is coming to nevada... museum... tomorrow. new developments on the takata air bag recall. tonight.. a tenth death is now being
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as a result.. u-s regulators are adding another 5-million more cars to the recall list.. on top of the 19- million already involved. the recalls started after reports of takata air bags exploding on deployment.. hurling shards of metal toward the driver and passengers. new at 6:30.. the clark county school district is set to hold another meeting tomorrow to discuss plans to break-up into smaller precincts. tomorrow's meeting will focus on how the changes could impact hispanic families. the meeting starts at 5:30pm at iglesia amistad cristiana. coming can win a pair of lift tickets, equipment rental and coaching at lee canyon. plus.. bored in a blizzard. where millenials are turning to stay entertained.. in the winter weather. and in tonight's financial focus.. a fast food giant makes a change and based on sales.. its customers are lovin' it. karla.
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in tonight's financial focus.. the markets stumbled out of the
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do you think when you are president you'll be paid as much as if you were a man-male...? this is one of the jobs where they have to pay you the same. but there are so many examples where that doesn't happen. i'm going to do everything i can to make sure every woman in every job gets paid the same... the men who are doing that job. i'm hillary clinton
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employee accused of inappropriate behavior. we just confirmed with ccsd minutes ago.. that jillian lafave,valley high school teacher, has been put on paid administrative leave after arrest for sexual misconduct with a student earlier in january with a student earlier in january those are the only details we have right now. as soon as we get more info we will pass it along. that's the latest from the breaking news center. in tonight's financial focus.. the markets stumbled out of the gate this morning.. then collapsed. dow down 208 nasdaq down 73 sp500 down 30 the big local gaming stocks were mixed.
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caesars entertainment lost 8% mcdonald's recently decided to add breakfast to its menu all day.. and it's now safe to say the customers and investors are lovin' it. mcdonald's credits the move to a 5% jump in revenue on its latest earnings report. it's now the second consecutive quarter that mcdonalds has seen domestic same-store sales growth. and.. to add a little syrup to the pancakes.. mcdonald's also saw a 5% jump in same-store sales.. worldwide. twitter's bumpy ride continues. on top of plummeting stock prices and struggling to attract new users.. 4 top executives are departing. twitter is no stranger to a revolving door in the ranks of its top leadership since co-founder jack dorsey was named permanent c-e-o in october. the company is under immense pressure from shareholders. twitter stock this month plunged to all-time lows.. down 23% in january alone. that's tonight's 'financial focus.' let's go to
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'weather first.' the breezy winds we've seen today will taper off a bit tonight, before picking back up tomorrow afternoon. expect sustained wind speeds between 10-15 miles per hour tomorrow, with highs in the upper 50s and sunny skies. high pressure will be in control of the forecast through most of saturday, which means warmer temperatures are on the way. highs will rise to the low 60s on wednesday, mid 60s on thursday and upper 60s for friday and saturday. partly cloudy skies are expected each afternoon. the winds will pick up to the breezy category on saturday, ahead of our next system which will bring more cloud cover and chances for rain on sunday, along with cooler air. highs will drop to the low 60s on sunday and along with the chance for scattered showers,
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monday will see a cool down to the mid 50s, windy conditions and a little clearing by the afternoon. apparently.... people turned to technology
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weekend.... while getting hammered.... by an historic blizzard. according to the dating app... "happn".... messaging in new york city went up -1- hundred -39- percent.... from the weekend prior. likes were also up.... -66- percent. but... it wasn't just the big apple. in philadelphia... the app saw a surge in messaging.... by -3- hundred -42- percent. "happn" also says... new user sign-ups.... were up -43- percent across the country. coming up later.. in tonight's abc primetime lineup on channel 13: 8- "the bachelor" 10- "the
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then on action news.. live at 11.. what happens when you try to make a withdrawl but the atm runs out of money? plus.. this terrifying dash cam video captures the moment a police officer is hit by a semi. we'll explain what led up to the crash that nearly cost him his life.. live at 11. coming up.. how you can help with a desperate need for blood plus.. keeping your kids healthy is your top priority. tonight.. some good news.. about the health of american kids. we'll explain. plus... you could win... a pair of lift tickets... equipment rental... and coaching at lee canyon... just moments away from the las vegas valley in the spring mountains. enter each day... at k-t-n-v dot com... on our facebook page... or on our mobile app... then watch live at 11... to see if you win. lee canyon is a proud sponsor of action news... and is providing the prizes....
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plus the dennis the menace of magic, murray sawchuck, is in the house! tuesday at 2 on valley view live.
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to protect your children. now... new research... with some good news.... on childhood health. with more... here's abc's... lana zak
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time, and as those beautiful babies grow into kids and then teens, how we protect them changes too. in a new report? researchers from around the globe examined rates and causes of childhood death in children of various ages. finding mortality rates in kids, on the whole, are on the decline. and while that's welcome news to parents, there is still work to be done --nearly eight million children and teens worldwide died in 2013? and more than four in five of these deaths were in children younger than five. the top causes of death, according to the report, were all preventable. from respiratory illnesses in children under five? to road injuries in adolescents aged ten to nineteen. the message to parents... take the steps you can to keep kids healthy and safe. you may not be able to protect them forever... but you can improve the chances that live a long and happy life. with this medical minute, i'm lana zak the red cross is in desperate
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the red cross blames the winter weather on the cancellation of more than 300 blood drives in 20 states. so.. they're asking everyone to roll up a sleeve and give the gift of life. for donation requirements and locations in las vegas.. we've set up a link on our website.. karla huelga will be back after the break with an update on tonight's forecast. you're watching.... channel 13 action news. that's action news for now.. you know the basic bargain of america is if you work hard, and you do your part, you should be able to get ahead and stay ahead. but so many families don't feel like their hard work pays off. that's not the way america is supposed to operate. i want to go to bat for them every single day. get incomes rising... get equal pay for women...
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so people can actually get ahead. hillary clinton, she has what it takes to get things done.
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we hope to see you again later tonight... for action news.. live at 11. thank you for joining us. "inside edition" is next.
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