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minute, but first greg-- we've got a major warm up in our still the main weather patterns we will be dealing with through today, tuesday and most of wednesday, mainly sunny skies will be common along with high temperatures ranging between 74 to 79 degrees! winds will be mild; mainly hovering valley areas. by wednesday night, a new disturbance out of the pacific northwest will drop south and head east. clouds build through wednesday along with a steady increase in wind speeds. by thursday, cloudy skies will should see snow or a rain/ice mix. any accumulation should be between a trace and 2 inches. our main concern will be the valley and even stronger towards the colorado river valley and high elevations. by friday into the weekend, winds calm, sunny skies return and high temperatures hover in the lower 70s. just breaking this morning... 5 people are now in police custody just breaking this morning... 5 people are now in police
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at a house party. after a violent robbery at a house party. here's a live picture of the scene near sahara and tenaya. you can see metro is still out there talking to people. police were called out around 2 a-m. officers tell us a 19 year old man was robbed by a group of men. one of them had a gun, another had brass knuckles. during the fight, the victim was hit in the head and cut in the stomach. his jewelry, backpack, wallet, cash, i-d and credit cards were all taken from him. metro was able to find the guys and all of them were arrested. also breaking overnight...
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cement wall, near a house on the corner of maryland parkway and pyle. you can see the damage left behind. a viewer who drove by says they saw a man getting arrested. we're still working to confirm that with metro. a fire breaks out inside a man's kitchen, but instead of waiting for firefighters... he decides to try and put the flames out himself! the blaze broke out around 9 last night, near charleston and nellis. brent mcfarlane tells us it was a pot on the stove, that caught on fire. when he couldn't find a fire extinguisher, he ran outside and grabbed the hose. brent mcfarlane "i just kept spraying it and it wouldn't go out butted to i was afraid that if the house caught on fire....cause these are duplexes...like two together. i was afraid that if it spead - it was gonna go to our neighbors house." so breave, but said he could have passed out from smoke inhalation. they also wanted to remind everyone its never a good idea to spray water on a fire
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as the country remembers late supreme court justice antonin scalia... a battle is brewing over who will replace him, and who will get to choose his replacement. last night, his body was transported to virginia after his final vacation for a ail hunting trip in texas. sot john poindexter / owner, cibolo creek ranch "he was totally peaceful. he's a man who went to sleep and just didn't wake up. the political fallout his death caused, is anything but peaceful. within an hour, senate majority leader mitch mcconnell came out saying the vacancy should be filled by a new president. but president obama is making it clear he's ready to move. sot obama: "i plan to fulfill my constitutional responsibilities to nominate a successor..." without scalia, the supreme court is split 4 and 4... the new justice could completely shift the balance. the decision has become a main issue for republican presidential candidates. some of them, already vowing to block any nominations. sot cruz (from tw): "we should not allow a lame duck president to essentially capture the
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months of his presidency." (butted with) (marco rubio/republican presidential candidate) py-02mo "so let's let the voters weigh in in november and then we'll have -- obama will announce his selection when the senate returns from recess on february 22nd. we are just days away from the democratic caucus... and both of the candidates spent their weekend here in the valley trying to get as much support as possible. "feel the bern! feel the bern!" (butted with) "bernie! bernie! bernie" bernie sanders, the once underdog candidate was treated like a rock star at bonanza high school. the crowds were cheering while he talked about raising the minimum wage, and taking on wall street. 045843 bernie sanders "when mom is out working and dad is out working and the kids are out working, wages in america are they can keep their money, we don't need it." sanders says he's ready to surprise people after winning in new hampshire and just barely losing iowa. meanwhile, clinton had a jam packed sunday...
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the victory baptist church. both her, and her rival bernie sanders were there.. and they spoke to the congregation. she also met with supporters at lee's sandwiches on spring mountain and valley view. later in the day she talked with dreamer families about pushing for immigration reform. she finished the night with an event at the mountain shadow's community center in sun city summerlin.. where she went after her republican challengers. po-02mo (hillary clinton/(d) presidential candidate) "i've listened to the republican debates. i have to tell you, i often don't recognize, i don't recognize the country that they describe. i don't understand the really mean-spirited rhetoric, the attacks on so many different kinds of people. clinton is keeping focusing her efforts on nevada today.. she cancelled events in florida, so she could stay here another day. this afternoon she'll be in reno. a man is waking up behind bars this morning in connection to a shooting outside an adult store metro says they got calls about
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morning, at the "deja vu adult emporium" near tropicana and arville. officers arrested a suspect. he's now facing battery with a deadly weapon charges. the person who was hit is expected to survive. police are still trying to figure out what led to the shooting. an update this morning... on the man shot during a home invasion in henderson. his family tells us he's now been upgraded to stable condition. around 7 on saturday morning, police say a man and woman forced their way into the house near atlantic and water street, and shot the 32 year old man several times. there were also three children home at the time, but none of them was hurt. police do not think this was a random attack... they are searching for the couple. up next... an update on the metro k-9 officer stabbed in the head by a barricade suspect. we'll tell you how the dog is doing this morning. and a virgin airlines flight forced to turn around after the pilot has a medical issue.
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someone on the ground who caused it.
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officers say the victim was found around 11-30 saturday afternoon near lake mead and rancho. investigators believe the gunman came up to the victim in his car, opened fire numberous times... and then fled the scene. metro also needs your help tracking down another murder suspect. "fuyan liao" may be driving a white 20-09 infiniti s-u-v with a nevada license plate 712 a-t-z. they believe he fatally shot 40 year old zhi-hao li-on february 4th near buffalo and twain. if you have any information murders... call police. good news for north las vegas police department this morning! two of their k-9 officers are getting brand new bulletproof vests. the department submitted pictures of the dogs, bobby and boris into a contest, but the donors decided they couldn't pick just one. so they're giving kevlar vests to all the dogs entered! those vests cost 25-hundred dollars each. meanwhile, metro's police dog
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12 hour standoff on friday... is now recovering at home. metro says they released the dog on the suspect, after he stopped responding to swat negotiators. we're told the dog was stabbed in the head with a machete. nicky was rushed to an animal hospital for surgery. metro thanked the community for their support and says the dog is now on the road to recovery. time now is x:xx --- mother nature unleashes an icy blast on the other half of the country. some people even chose las vegas as their destination to escape the freezing temperatures! sot jimmy abgarian, victim's uncle the fact that part of the app is on there seems irresponsible a fiery crash takes the life of three young women. now they're family says a popular social media app may be to blame, and it could be on
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northeast and midwest giving them below freezing temperatures. the heavy snow in indianapolis created whiteout conditions for drivers. there were multiple pileupes on the freeways there. in new york city, it got down to minus one degree. it was the coldest valentine's day in the big apple in 22 years! sot 1: "it's, like, whipping
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it hurts! it's like being on a roller coaster." firefighters in philadelphia had to brave the cold while trying to battle a massive fire for hours. the water meant for the flames, turned to ice. you can see that car looks like it's completely frozen. in new hampshire, 40 people had to be rescued from a mountain tram air. the passengers each waiting in the zero degree weather, while rescuers repelled them to the ground one by one. some east coasters decided to spend their weekend here in las vegas, hoping to escape from the cold. our crews caught up with them at mccarran. me: "you dont need that coat now" ronald: "nah nah nah nah im gonna throw that in my suitcase as soon as i get so bad that the mayor said its a blue alert.
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really bad when the mayor of ny says that" there is some good news... the weather is supposed to start to get warmer about halfway through the week. warmer about halfway through the week. high pressure and dry air are still the main weather patterns we will be dealing with through today, tuesday and most of wednesday, mainly sunny skies will be common along with high temperatures ranging between 74 to 79 degrees! winds will be mild;
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15 mph out of the north with stronger winds around lake mead, lake lave vegas and the colorado river valley areas. by wednesday night, a new disturbance out of the pacific northwest will drop south and head east. clouds build through wednesday along with a steady increase in wind speeds. by thursday, cloudy skies will be common along with
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the valley. elevations 6500ft and above should see snow or a rain/ice mix. any accumulation should be between a trace and 2 inches. our main concern will be the winds on thursday. 20-30 mph sustained winds will be common along with gusts between 35 and 45 mph for the valley and even stronger towards the colorado river valley and high elevations. by friday into the weekend, winds calm, sunny skies return and high temperatures hover in central virginia are closed monday due to presidents day. however some schools were using
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here is a list of closings as the area is expecting between 2-4 inches of snow accumulation on monday. avoid unnecessary travel" during monday's winter weather, the virginia department of transportation urged early monday morning. vdot crews are now working in rotating 12-hour shifts to treat roads around the commonwealth. passengers trying to get from london to new york are getting ready for another day of travel due to a laser forcing their
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around. the virgin airlines flight reported a medical issue with one of the pilots after a laser was shot into the cockpit. they apologized for the invoncenience, and offered travlers overnight accomodations. they're trying to figure out where the laser came from. a laser beam has the potential to burn a pilots cornea. one of the most popular social media apps could be to blame for a dely crash that killed three young women.
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car was speeding before it slammed into a tractor trailer filled with toxic chemicals, bursting into flames. the family of one of the victims says she was using a special filter on snapchat which records people's speed. they believe it encourages people to drive too fast. sot jimmy abgarian, victim's uncle i'm not blaming snapchat, but hope someone gets something from this and puts it down while they are in the car (butted with) sot ethe hill, says they "take distracted driving seriously, including a "do not snap and drive" warning message when this geofilter is first accessed." good morning las vegas... time now is x:xx --- coming up! school is out, maybe you have the day off of work. we'll tell you where you can go to enjoy your president's holiday.. and the beautiful weather... and it's all for free! and another bizarre twitter rant from kanye west. why is the self-proclaimed "greatest artist alive" now
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off... why not head out to red rock canyon? in honor of the holiday today... admission is free! they have hiking and biking
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levels, and great views from almost everywhere. toss to greg high pressure and dry air are still the main weather high temperatures ranging between 74 to 79 degrees! winds will be mild; mainly hovering between 5 and 15 mph out of the by wednesday night, a new disturbance out of the pacific wind speeds. by thursday, cloudy skies will be common along with a small mix. any accumulation should be between a trace and 2 inches. our main concern will be the winds on thursday. 20-30 mph sustained winds will valley and high elevations. by friday into the weekend, winds calm, sunny skies return and high temperatures hover in the lower 70s. forget the romance movies... this valentine's weekend it was all
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hero film! let's take a look at what's now trending... marvel's profane and sarcastic superhero "deadpool" played by ryan reynolds... had a record box office opening for an r-rated film. it brought in around 135 million dollars. that's the biggest february debut ever! it was an interesting weekend for rapper kanye west. he announced he was releasing a new album, but then... took it back, and said he had to delay it. he also tweeted that he's 53 million dollars in personal debt, and even asked facebook founder mark zuckerberg to
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his ideas... because... " he is the greatest living artist and greatest artist of all time." a highschool senior in utah won the hearts of his entire high school, when he decided to buy a valentine's day flower for every single girl there! it was more than 800 flowers. despite the high price tag, the teen says it was more than worth it! "i don't think a girl should be left out during valentine's day." his girlfriend says she thought the gesture was really sweet, and she's very proud of him. you can check out all of the stories that are trending today.. just head to our website, ktnv.com coming up at -5-... stranded in the desert in northern nevada for a whole week. here what one man did to
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this morning. we have a reporter gathering the latest. and it's caucus week here in nevada! hillary clinton and bernie sanders making their final pushes to win over supporters here in the valley. good morning las vegas! time now is xxxx we'll get you caught up on the headlines in a moment. but, let's get started with 13 weather first meteorologist greg bennett... high pressure and dry air are still the main weather patterns we will be dealing with through today, tuesday and most of wednesday, mainly sunny skies will be common along with high temperatures ranging between 74 to 79 degrees! winds will be mild; mainly hovering by wednesday night, a new disturbance out of the pacific northwest will drop south and head east. clouds build through wednesday chance for showers to the valley. elevations 6500ft and above mix. any accumulation should be between a trace and 2 inches. our main concern will be the valley and even stronger towards the colorado river valley and high elevations. by friday into the weekend, winds calm, sunny skies return
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the lower 70s. a house party turned violent overnight-- now-- several people are being questioned by police about what happened. action news reporter marissa

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